The Punch News Archive for March 2014

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Sambisa: Hundreds of terrorists killed, 20 soldiers missing

Immigration recruitment not advertised, says firm

Ekiti: APC woos Oni, others

Marwa dumps APC for PDP

NLC calls for probe of PHCN sale, others

GOK Ajayi dies at 83

Osun deducts salaries of political office holders

Fulani herdsmen are terrorists, says ex-Zamfara gov

Towards the adoption of Beijing treaty on audiovisual performances

What men should know about women’s privates

Umeh, Aregbesola win Toyin Okenla-Ojeaga t/tennis tourney

2,777 PHCN workers not yet verified – BPE

Police spokesperson urges Lagosians to remember orphans

Rape, mortality and open data

Obasanjo urges competition in satellite television

Monetary policy committee as a metaphor

How to detox everyday

Bayern have weaknesses – Moyes

FCMB Capital Markets to finance $65m office complex

Africa and the West

Serena wins title

5,000 displaced by windstorms in South-West – NEMA

Stemming police killings

UBA boosts investment in health sector

Over one million displaced by S’Sudan conflict -UN

Ukraine crisis: US, Russia in Paris talks

Eight killed, 18 injured in Turkey local elections

SSS confirms 21 deaths in attempted jailbreak

Immigration tragedy: Moro accepts responsibility

African central bank govs seek new funding for SMEs

Methodist tasks FG on power, corruption

National merit award compromised, says board chairman

Fulani herdsmen should be treated as terrorists – Ex-Zamfara gov

Amaechi pledges medical school for state varsity

NLC warns FG against selling refineries, NTA, NAN, others

Boko Haram: Nyako blasts Jonathan

Heightened security in Abuja as SSS foils B’Haram jailbreak

APC dismisses Fayose’s claim over Fayemi’s victory

Rivers Police intensify fight against pipeline vandalism

Court asked to stop INEC’s preparations for future elections

Detained oil thief re-appears on parade

FCTA impounds 224 tricycles in Abuja

Judgment debt: Firm seeks to stop future elections

We’ll pay anti-Amaechi lawmakers’ salaries -Speaker

Shell blames oil spills on oil theft activities

APC, party of unpatriotic Nigerians –PDP

‘Eight out of 40 federal varsities have counseling centres’

Fuel scarcity may worsen as IPMAN crisis degenerates

Dickson blames past leaders for Nigeria’s woes

2015: Southern Kaduna Youths disagree over Jonathan

Reps to probe Agip oil spill compensation

Ill-fated Immigration recruitment contract not advertised -Firm

Ill-fated Immigration recruitment contract not advertised – Firm

Marwa, supporters defect to PDP in Adamawa

Abia denies Nwabara’s arrest

Niger confirms death of Emir of Agaie

SSS shootings: Jonathan is safe, says Presidency

Thousands of Taiwanese protest China pact

Heavy security in Aso Rock as gunmen storm SSS office

China seizes $14.5bn of ex-official assets

Syria crisis: Kidnapped Spanish journalists freed

Ebola death toll reaches 70 in Guinea

Saturday, March 29, 2014

NDLEA nabs man with heroin in anus

Jonathan’s government shameless – Tinubu

Fuel scarcity persists nationwide

Shola Ojora slows down?

Makinde seeking political relevance — Adedayo

Jonathan’s actions

Serie A: Juventus face Napoli, Roma visit Sassuolo

Amosun, simplify C of O procurement

We need a strict timekeeper — Dara

‘Victims need psychiatric help’

Inside the forest

Shrimp lettuce wraps with cabbage slaw

Delegates disagree over extension of confab

Real reason NFF sacked me — Okpala

Culture of haggling

Whither Tosin Dekalu?

Kuforiji-Olubi ages gracefully

Bucks rookie Antetokounmpo learning on the job

Man United hammer Villa 4-1

Care for leave-out hair

Tokunbo Sijuwade still in view

Fear grips Guinea as Ebola virus spreads

Three army die in Lebanese suicide car bomb

UNAIDS wants antiretroviral drugs produced in Africa

Ukraine: Ex-boxing champ Klitschko pulls out of presidential poll

Jonathan promises wealth creation, infrastructure in N’East

EPL: C’Palace dashes Chelsea’s title hopes

P’Harcourt-Maiduguri rail line for completion in 2014 – FG

Gunmen attack Afghan election commission

N’Korea warns of catastrophic provocations

40 stalls burnt in Abuja market

Teaching without learning in Nigerian schools

Love thy neighbour

Mambila dam project to generate 200,000 jobs – Minister

Ukraine crisis: Russia vows no invasion

Malaysia plane: Search of new area yields no results

No outbreak of Ebola virus in Nigeria -FG

Syrian forces take two villages near Lebanon

Environmental sanitation: 35 violators arrested in Badagry

Ferguson would have struggled this season – Moyes

Ekiti: Aggrieved aspirants pick Aluko, reject Fayose

Afghan election commission attacked

Debris offers ‘more hope’ in MH370 search

Fuel scarcity: NUPENG shuts NIPCO’s loading operations

Earthquake strikes Los Angeles

Putin calls Obama to discuss Ukraine

Hairdresser in the dock for stealing buckets of paint

Friday, March 28, 2014

Makurdi varsity of agric gets College of Health Sciences

Six countries partner FAO on Africa Solidarity Fund

Shopaholic …with Lola Alao

Awkward moment with singer Trueozee

Oma Areh’s typical day

My first… with Oby Edozie

Travel tips to Tanzania

The four captains

Nigeria Premier League road trips (2)

Uche, Osaze supporters versus Keshi

Ancelotti seeks to revive Real title push

City look to pile more misery on Arsenal

I’ll return better, more skilled and smarter – Khan

I shed tears when Onigbinde picked me for world cup – Opabunmi

UBA’s gross earnings up by 20.2%

Zenith Bank implements SmartStream’s reconciliation solution

JTF arrests two Britons, Nigerians for oil theft

Coach begs for training facilities

T’tennis federation discovers 16 players

Moura urges Oscar to join PSG

Olaitan shines as Ikeja Club Captain ends tenure

Europe hold off rallying Asia

Texas Open: Trio lead, Mickelson struggles

Mikel, Moses have nothing to prove – Dosu

Flamingoes lament World Cup exit

Uche not bigger than Eagles – Babalade

A relative once advised me to be a motorcycle repairer –Yaw

National Conference: Delegates back removal of immunity clause

Ibadan evil forest: Police assured us operator was working for govt –Residents

Ondo govt assures teachers

Appeal Court frees Azubuogu over SEC estacode

FG orders TCN to commence power distribution

Nigeria seeks EU support to tackle insecurity

Solve Nigeria’s social ills, don urges intellectuals

Ibadan Grammar School celebrates Adenuga

Defection: Court strikes out APC legislators’ suit

Ibadan horror: 10 madmen in police net

Academics urge government to improve technical education

Policemen abduct The Sun editor

CJ’s suspension may threaten justice delivery –Rivers

Jonathan mourns as Bauchi delegate dies in Abuja

LASEPA to adapt NESREA laws

Covenant University to host Nobel laureates

Strike forces patients out of UCTH

Nigeria must remain united – Shagaya

No man would ever leave me –Mcnwizu

Ibadan evil forest: We suspect Fulani herdsmen who camped nearby –Residents

D’banj diversifies

Robbery: Oyo court frees three

‘How malaria defeats our drugs’

North Korean students to have Kim Jong-un’ haircut

Japanese granted retrial after 46 years on death-row

Teens suspected of killing policeman commit suicide

ECOWAS summit focuses on B’Haram

I prefer my natural hair to weaves –Damilola Oke

P Square missing in Star Music Trek

Ukraine to raise gas price

Who would you prefer as your boss – man or woman?

Baby factories have deprived us of abandoned babies –Orphanage operators

China to strengthen Internet security after U.S. spying report

A pastor once abused me for not linking him with Governor Fashola –Winifred Fashola

We won’t probe Diezani –Presidency

Why our bras are our banks, phone store –Market women

I have never seen Wizkid, Davido – Soul E

India’s anti-graft party chief attacked during campaign

Journalist, two others killed in Cairo clashes

LASUTH workers suspend strike

Nebo recommends solar energy for Africa

Two lawyers killed on way to court in Delta

$310m contract: UK court clears NNPC in 10-year dispute

Mobil gets licence for 575MW power plant in A’Ibom

Chime urges FG to fast-track rehabilitation of federal roads

El Salvador opposition admits presidential vote defeat

Appeal Court frees Rep over SEC estacode

Number plates: Motorists demand apology from FRSC, seek refunds

Women delegates should focus on gender issues – Maina

Man seeks divorce over threat to life

FG rehabilitates 10 roads in Edo

Subsidy fraud: Court dismisses charge against fuel marketer

China launches crackdown on fake journalists

Russia regrets UN resolution on Ukraine

20 killed in CAR attack

Gaddafi’s son apologises, asks for forgiveness

PWD bill: Physically challenged Persons loud senate

JAMB to conduct UTME in seven countries -Ojerinde

Defection: Court dismisses APC senators, Reps’ suit against PDP

Adamawa farmers get CBN N886m loan

Yuguda names new Bauchi airport after Tafawa Balewa

Nigeria has better universities than Ghana, Malaysia – Ojerinde

Confab: Groups promise weekly progress report

IG sets up committee to resolve herdsmen, farmers crises

Taliban insurgents attack Kabul guest house

Security guard in court for impersonation

Six killed in CAR grenade attack

Malaysia plane: Objects spotted in new search area

Pastor in court over alleged break-in, N680,000 theft

Two in the dock for allegedly stealing phone

Ukraine faces hard road to economic recovery

Kwara earmarks N700m to tackle HIV/AIDS

Man, 42, arraigned for giving false information to Police

ECOWAS calls for regional response to stem Ebola

Police arraign man, 29, for theft

Police arraign butcher for assaulting vendor

Ukraine: Russia must pull back troops, says US

DPP absolves Lagos pastor of murder of 12-year-old girl

215,000 displaced in Sudan in 2014 -UN

Thai anti-graft office attacked ahead of PM hearing

Insecurity: North-East CAN holds 3-day fasting,prayers

Jonathan mourns late national conference delegate

Bauchi to establishe technology incubation centre –Govt

Malaria mortality rates fall by 25% globally -Report

Iran seeks UN’s help to release border guards

Egypt gets new defence minister as Al-Sisi resigns

10 Ekiti traders get NDE N.5m loan

Lagos shuts eight firms over tax evasion

FG allocates N74bn to NYSC scheme -Official

UN condemns N’Korea missile launch

Indian military plane crashes during training mission

Confab: Delegate, Misau, dies at 67

Mobil gets licence to build 575MW plant – NERC

Heavy rainfall to hit S’China

Malaysia plane: Search shifted after ‘credible lead’

Pistorius trial: Defence case postponed

14 injured in Beijing restaurant blast

Italy seeks US help for marines held in India

UN warns of Syria spillover into Iraq

Debug Post

Pistorius trial due to hear case for defence

FRC indicts CBN on financial reporting

US bride gets 30 years for husband’s murder

Flight MH370: Search shifted after ‘credible lead’

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Man bags 10 months imprisonment for stealing biscuits

Overcoming motion sickness

Chewing gum may not be bad after all

Nigerian becomes first black VC in American varsity

Fraud: Court rejects deferment of Fayose’s case

B’Haram: Military beefs up security at NAF Base

I’m not in competition with anybody –Olamide

Economic council meets, silent on missing fund

National Conference defers release of committees’ list

Explosion rocks Abuja shopping plaza

Army kills 11 B’Haram members, arrest 31

Nasarawa, Benue adopt air surveillance to stop attacks

Fayemi asks voters to snub election riggers

Court stops toll collection on Ikoyi-Lekki bridge

Number plate: FRSC to appeal judgment

FCMB Capital in $65m office complex finance deal

Obama meets Pope Francis during Rome visit

Sanusi shuns FRC panel, sitting suspended

A road map for resuscitating our public universities

Twitter introduces photo tagging feature

Book on Awo’s political movement for presentation

Lack of ‘official notification’ delays Diezani’s probe – Reps

Man gets death sentence for British teacher’s murder

Ekiti PDP candidate

Bowen varsity probes students’ protest

Amnesty reveals global surge in executions

Series of deadly bombings hit Iraqi capital

Ivory Coast youth leader appears at ICC

Corruption: EFCC quizzes 10 federal high court judges

Confusion as explosions rock Abuja shopping plaza

Sobhi sworn in as Egypt’s new military chief

UN declares Crimea vote illegal

Trainee aircraft misses runway in Ilorin

Retired police officers threaten mass protest

FG’s job outsourcing policy to reduce unemployment – Entrepreneurs

UN general assembly calls Crimea vote illegal

Policeman kills self, wife, six others in Ogun

I take responsibility for NIS recruitment tragedy – Moro

Kwara to establish centre for HIV/AIDS treatment -Commissioner

Reps solicit one industry in each state

Borno donates N500,000 each to families of slain policemen

Osun to establish nine vocational centres

FG’ll establish rice levy fund, says Adesina

Special Forces arrest 31 suspected Boko Haram insurgents

Economic council meeting holds at last

National conference defers release of committees, members

$50bn taken out of Africa annually -UN

Four in the dock over N30.2m fraud

250 refugees died in Uganda boat capsize -Official

Police arrest eight, AIG visits Ibadan horror forest

FCT to get N1.8bn SURE-P fund for Apo-Karshi road

FG orders closure of cold rooms with expired fish

FG intensifies surveillance on ebola virus, says official

Senate passes bill to protect disabled persons from discrimination

New number plates: FRSC to appeal against verdict

Eight motorcyclists jailed for violating traffic rules

Lagos school affected by poisonous gas, reopens

Five civil servants arraigned for forgery

FIFA election: Platini vows to beat Blatter

Protesters ask INEC to conduct fresh Kogi gov poll

Minister blames Customs for revenue loss on imported rice

Turkey blocks YouTube access

Kaduna expresses commitment to SMEs

Four sentenced to two weeks imprisonment for traffic offences

PDP begins membership registration in Kwara on Friday

Dickson sacks seven Bayelsa commissioners

Jobless man arraigned for robbing schools

Court didn’t stop tolls on Lekki-Ikoyi bridge – AG

Hollande affair: French court orders magazine to pay actress

FIFA cautious on new Nations League

Bus conductor remanded for phone theft

Police arraign applicant for stealing ATM cards

Jigawa nomadic schools get N3m learning materials

Three security guards in the dock for theft

Speaker advocates inter-agency collaboration on security

Pension thief, Teidi, forfeits N339m hotel to FG

Ashaka Cement faults plan to ban 32.5 cement grade

Bowen sets up probe panel on students’ protest

Europe Vatican removes Germany’s diocese of Limburg

Obiano seeks FG’s support to build bridges, roads

Domestic servant arraigned for theft

Tymoshenko to run for Ukraine president

Jang’s NGF condemns Katsina, Kaduna, Benue, North-East killings

NJC suspends Rivers Chief Judge

Police arraign two ‘money-doublers’ for cheating

Two Nigerians in US Civil Service win White House praise

NUC, CHPED to streamline Petroleum Engineering studies

Business woman in the dock for criminal intimidation

Two in court for possessing Indian hemp

Nations League: New European competition to start 2018

Court acquits Chidi Lloyd of attempted murder

Forgery: Court begins trial of law graduate May 4

Expose drug traffickers, NDLEA tells Adamawa district heads

Four in the dock over alleged damage of cars

US couple found guilty in Qatar murder case

Nasarawa, Benue adopt air surveillance to fight terrorism

Group seeks FG’s assistance to establish diabetes centre

Akwa Ibom spends N2.2bn on MDG projects

Global health success: India to be certified polio-free

South Africa to host 14th World Forestry Congress

Court bans tolls collection on Lekki-Ikoyi bridge

Philippines, Muslim rebels sign peace deal

IMF close to agreeing Ukraine aid package

Zimbabwe to open prisons for mothers

Missing Plane: Insurers start payouts to victims’ relatives

Malaysia plane: 300 new objects spotted

Obama praises Pope Francis’ ‘great moral authority’

Missing plane: Bad weather hampers search

90 still missing in Washington mudslide

Man on death row for 46 years granted retrial

US mayor on corruption charges, quits

Egypt’s military chief Sisi quits to run for presidency

Venezuela: Opposition legislator Maria Corina returns to Caracas

Flight MH370: Bad weather again halts plane search

Obama to meet Pope during Rome visit

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Exam fraud: Kwara education college suspends four workers

Trader bags seven months imprisonment for drug trafficking

Nigerian, Chinese investors seal pre-paid meters manufacturing deal

Re: Noun’s textbooks fraud

Fayose’s election

Re: Mimiko, this is nepotism

Wake up, NOUN

Improve electricity services

Jega must clear this

Agency sanctions Obama’s guards for getting drunk

Washington mudslide death toll reaches 16

Nigerians call for probe into juvenile death

122 objects from missing plane found – Malaysia minister

Turkish court suspends ban on Twitter

Court clears prison escapee of murder

Murder, rape trial opens in Sri Lanka

Lagos plans for 263 days of rainfall

Rail station to resume services after seven-year closure

Govt turns to technology for job creation

Police smash 5-man forgery syndicate in FCT

Baker in court for stabbing man to death

528 victims in Kwara get NEMA’s relief materials

Ibadan horror: Security agents arrest two men

Community battles agents over property demolition

NDLEA arrests two with cocaine, diazepam injections

Policeman rapes four-year old in Jos

Defection: PDP opposes Saraki, others’ request for adjournment

Salvador knocks Bakare, Falana for rejecting confab allowance

Ekiti warns opposition parties against vandalism

MTN slashes data tariffs for travellers

Boko Haram: What does Nyako really know?

Federation Cup starts April 5

FG in search of legislative support for terrorism war

Mechanic in court over alleged assault

Court judgment on new number plates

S’Africa, USA pick Ultimate Commander for Mandela show

Scots business expectations high as economy grows

Ibadan, Ikeja Discos resume pre-paid meter scheme

Senate confirms Emefiele as CBN governor

Court dissolves 21-year-old marriage over wife’s infidelity

Diezani’s jet scandal: Reps panel under pressure, uncovers third aircraft

Taraba: Late ex-SSG’s family rejects state burial

FG seeks Abacha $550m loot from US

US stocks gain for second day

Firm seeks increased FDI in free zone project

Your mattress could cause you pain

Immigration stampede: FG sets up fresh recruitment committee

Amuneke begins screening for Eaglets

Blindness rates dropping worldwide — Study

Ekiti: PDP leadership upholds Fayose’s nomination

Exam malpractices: Kwara education college suspends four workers

Voting pattern divides national conference delegates

Nissan recalls 1 million vehicles due to airbag flaw

FG sets up panel on fresh Immigration recruitment, others

We’ll repatriate Abacha’s $550m loot from US -FG

Again, Reps summon Alison-Madueke over crude swap arrangements

Horror forest: Two men arrested, forensic test halts demolition

LASU gives Thursday as deadline for fees payment

Bayelsa advocates stringent penalty against oil pollution

I’ve employed professors as confab aides -Delegate

Cars with IEDs destroyed in Borno B’Haram camps

FG’ll prevent Ebola disease in Nigeria -Minister

Bin Laden’s son-in-law convicted of terrorism charges

Kwara Muslims canvass five-year single term for presidents, governors

Doctors’ training: UNN to raise N6bn

CNPP hails Obiano on agric initiative

Nigeria, China seal pre-paid meters manufacturing deal

Confab: Sultan leads protesting Muslims to Jonathan

PDP, Mark oppose defected NASS members’ move to stop judgment

FG prepares two bills for National Assembly

528 Kwara victims get NEMA’s relief materials

Senate confirms appointment of Emefiele as CBN Gov

UN seeks support for South Sudan refugees

578 tuberculosis cases recorded in Kano -Official

Lagos seals shipping firm over tax evasion

Lagos to conduct competency test for teachers

EU, US united over Ukraine crisis

Religious leaders call for fervent prayers for Nigeria

CBN fire: No serious damage, says acting gov

FG inaugurates broadband campaign

Kenya orders refugees back into camps

Venezuela arrests generals ‘plotting coup’

UN considers probe into Sri Lanka atrocities

Driver jailed one month for stealing phone

Pope accepts resignation of German ‘Bling Bishop’

Scavengers bag five months imprisonment for theft

Benin hospital to be completed in nine months – Oshiomhole

Iheanacho, Success in 35-man squad for AYC qualifier

Woman sentenced to three months imprisonment for theft

Dredging of River Niger completed -Official

2015: Tambuwal urges youths to shun violence

Court dissolves 11 year-old marriage over infidelity, care

Police arraign three men, woman for kidnap

268 Gombe physically challenged get free artificial limbs

Sure-P : Kaduna trains 730 persons in agric

Turkish court suspends Twitter ban

Subsidy scam: Court fixes June 4 for ruling over jurisdiction

FRSC cannot impose new number plates on motorists -Court

Malaysia plane: 122 new objects spotted, says minister

Insecurity: Landmark University donates vehicle host community

Kenya issues shoot-to-kill order on terror suspects

Lagos closes three firms over tax evasion

Libya amends law to try Gaddafi’s son

Court remands driver for killing a woman

Vandalised pipeline spills crude in Bayelsa

Landlord bags eight months imprisonment for injuring tenant

Security guards in court for stealing building materials

Owerri traders protest alleged extortion

Imo Assembly refutes plot to impeach Speaker

AU brands CAR militia as terrorists

Obiano inaugurates panel to produce Anambra agric blueprint

Enugu police nab 10 over certificate forgery

Edo to source for N1.5tn to tackle erosion

Obiano inaugurates committee to produce agric blueprint

Our biotech plant will make drug production cheaper —Fidson

We will reduce killer disease burden —Chukwu

Riot policeman rapes four-year-old girl in Plateau

Malaysia plane: Hunt for new objects begins

North Korea test-fires mid-range missiles

Ensure uninterrupted supply, IPMAN tells fuel marketers

Pakistan to meet Taliban for talks

Guinea bans bat-eating to curb Ebola virus

Nasarawa Assembly calls for Attorney-General’s sack

Ukraine: Obama says Russia ‘acting out of weakness’

Zimbabwe court orders compensation for rape victim

Mass Egypt death sentences ‘breach international law’

Flight MH370: Australian PM vows to solve plane ‘riddle’

Ukraine’s parliament ousts defense minister

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

ICPC re-arraigns Senator for alleged N200m admission fraud

Nasarawa justice commissioner arrested for scaling Assembly fence

Four in the dock over alleged car theft

Court remands suspected cult leader in prison

W’Cup: I don’t need Ike Uche, Keshi concludes

I am fit for confab – Akunyili

Rainy season: Lagos urges preparation for surprises

LASG closes road for 12 days

‘Due process’ll endear govt to the people’

Youths protest immigration tragedy

Akinbade blasts Aregbesola for employing graduate as sweepers

Killings: Kaduna holds peace retreat for monarchs

Ekiti: PDP aspirants reject Fayose, seek consensus candidate

Court jails teenager for stabbing school head boy

Northern govs set agenda for delegates

Unilever takes oral care to schools

‘African version of Amazon ’ll emerge from Nigeria’

Court remands man, 28, in prison for alleged theft

Man wants marriage dissolved over wife’s HIV status

Olubolade urges new PDP primary in Ekiti

Five policemen, 32 others killed in Borno, Benue attacks

Intercontinental Bank: Shareholders sue Sanusi for N10bn

Former Madoff associates found guilty of fraud

Unconscious mind can detect a liar

Registration violence: Ominous signs for Osun governorship poll

Nis recruitment tragedy

Mourinho loses his mind –Eto’o

Folusho Phillips joins Flour Mills’ board

Nigeria as the world capital of skin bleaching

What you should know about blood conditions

SEC probes banks, companies

Death penalty for terrorists not negotiable –Mark

Rivers, Reddington, others bag health care awards

ICPC re-arraigns Senator for alleged N200m fraud

Two die, 50 houses razed in Plateau communal clash

Anambra Tribunal: APC calls 50 witnesses

Delegates reject move to bar media from national confab

PPPRA assures of regular supply of petroleum products

No-work-no-pay circular will worsen situation – COEASU

Nasarawa Justice Commissioner arrested for scaling Assembly fence

Evil forest: 14 arraigned over protest, vandalism

Court stops EFCC, police from arresting sacked judge, Olotu

Lagos CBN office on fire

Elections: Again, CBN reduces money supply

Gasau, Obanikoro meet service chiefs behind closed doors

Capital punishment for terrorism not negotiable, says Mark

Insurgency displaces three million people in three months –NEMA

Five policemen, others killed in Borno suicide bombing

Police didn’t receive N19.7bn from Sanusi, IG tells Reps

Immigration tragedy: Youths protest at interior ministry

Obama calls for prayers for Washington mudslide victims

Oyo Assembly condemns Soka killings

FG releases N113.75bn for girl child education

Opeyemi emerges Ekiti Labour Party candidate

Osun PDP elders asked me to run for gov – Adeleke

16,691 policemen undergo election protection training

FG to spend N80bn on malaria elimination – Minister

Police foil plot to bomb Kaduna

Police arraign jobless man for conspiracy, theft

Nigeria targets 500,000 tonnes of cocoa in 10 years

Gunmen abduct husband, wife in Bayelsa

Protest mars AU finance ministers’ conference

I’ve been certified fit for national conference -Akunyili

Controversy trails demolition of Olumba property by C’ River

Lagos closes hospital over tax evasion

National Conference: Varsity workers demand national labour policy

Regional turmoil dominates Arab League summit

Accomplice testifies against woman accused of stealing N4m

Driving licence: Stop patronising touts, FRSC warns motorists

Jonathan didn’t admit withholding $10bn from Federation Account -Presidency

Fire guts PDP secretariat in Ekiti

Jonathan constructing second Niger Bridge for political reasons -Poll

Taraba dep gov sacks chief of staff

Woman beater bags 12 months in prison

Egypt tries 683 alleged Morsi supporters

Death toll rises in Venezuela protests

Talks resume amid fierce fighting in South Sudan

Kaduna holds security summit for monarchs over killings

NGO canvasses 25% budget allocation to Malaria control

Gunmen attack Afghan election office

Court discharges student charged with assault

Cashless policy not to eliminate cash payment – CBN boss

Senate to screen Bulkachuwa, Emefiele on Wednesday

Kenya beefs up security in shopping malls

FIve charged with stealing rice worth N1.34m

Gombe installs 20 fire hydrant in metropolis

Live in peace, Civil Defence advises warring communities

Pastor arraigned for N1.5m fraud

Rainfall threatens seedlings in Kano, Jigawa -Commissioners

Bulgaria seizes 33kg of heroin in car gas bottle

OSBC will be fair to all political parties – Chairman

Man bags 18 months imprisonment for drug trafficking

G7 decision on Russia counter-productive -Official

FG trains 100 women on rice processing, packaging

Malaysia plane: Police, relatives clash in Beijing

Kaduna raises the alarm over possible attacks

Court jails Nigerien 2 years for stealing

Egypt mass death sentences spark outrage

Two killed in US naval station shooting

Death toll in Ugandan boat accident rises to 108

Hope dims as Washington landslide death toll rises

AU troops battle al-Sabaab rebels in Somalia

Venezuela opposition congresswoman’s mandate revoked

Egypt’s Brotherhood supreme guide to appear in mass trial

Malaysia plane: Bad weather halts search

US aircraft to hunt for LRA chief Kony

Ukraine orders Crimea troop withdrawal

Malaysia plane: Bad weather halts search for flight MH370

US landslide death toll rises to 14

Crimea crisis: Russia, Ukraine hold first meeting

Brazil World Cup city ‘may drop out’

US, others kick Russia out of G8

Monday, March 24, 2014

Bricklayer jailed for stealing phone

Police foil planned attack on college students in Kebbi

Pensioners protest non-payment of entitlements in Osun

Electric ‘thinking cap’ controls learning speed

Keshi welcomes criticism

Messi breaks Clasico goals record

Court remands businessman over alleged N190m fraud

PDP crisis responsible for B’Haram – Buhari

Violence: IG deploys troops in Benue

Army kills 18 B’Haram members in Borno

Fayemi accuses Jonathan of influencing Fayose’s victory

Falae, Akinrinade lead S’West delegates

‘APC must stop imposition of candidates’

UNIJOS collaborates with African varsities, begins new course

ECB watching euro exchange rate closely — Official

Paedophile priest gets 15 years jail term

Confab: Delegates resume, disagree on rules

TB killed 192 in Adamawa in 2013 –Official

Puzzled Wenger cancels press conference

Nigeria get WTF wildcard for Youth Olympics

Our ordeal in B’Haram’s den –Female abductees

Court remands lottery agent over defilement of minor

Power generation drops by 963MW

World Book Capital project to gulp N1bn

CBN: Senate begins screening of Emefiele, Adekola today

Charting a way forward for education

Ekiti: Ex-Obasanjo’s aide condemns calls for consensus

Police arraign man for raping 11-year-old

Nigeria’ll harness nuclear energy for development –Jonathan

Ukraine withdraws from Crimea

British police probe rape of citizen in Egypt

PDP group warns Omisore against attacking Adeleke

NiMET forecasts ‘severe heat’ for North in March, April

IFC plans to invest $1.5bn in Nigeria

Flamingoes confident ahead of Spain clash

Herdsmen displace 100 communities in Benue -NEMA

Nigeria can’t survive another term of PDP misrule -Aregbesola

Conference releases committees list on Thursday

Male menopause is a reality

FG distributes N20m fishing implements in Niger

Media agenda for 2015

Cameroon records 24,000 cases of tuberculosis every year

PIB’ll soon be passed into law -Jonathan

10,000 Nigerians to own houses in 2014 – Okonjo-Iweala

G8 summit won’t be held in Russia -Cameron

Ajimobi revokes owners’ certificates of Ibadan horror forest

Two vehicles plunge into Lagos canal

Senate shifts probe of immigration tragedy to Thursday

Edo unveils new revenue generation plan

Senate screens new CBN governor, deputy on Tuesday

Corps member shot by gunmen in Awka

Russia draws blueprint for Crimea’s future

Two jobless men in the dock for fraud

Death toll rises to 108 in Ugandan boat accident

We’ll reward United fans with derby win – Moyes

Ibadan Poly students protest ‘unjust’ fee, outage

National confab, a waste of public funds – Buhari

Terrorists in Nigeria are beasts, insane – Mark

Conference: Falae, Akinrinade lead S’West delegates

FG, EU sign N2.1bn agreement for peace in North

CJN wants judges to be ‘politically neutral’

APC must stop imposition of candidates to succeed -Okorocha

Ibadan killings: Police to engage forensic experts

We are ready for April UTME examination – JAMB

Police kill suspected armed robber in Jigawa

G8 summit won’t be held in Russia

We won’t tolerate ‘blind unionism’ from lecturers -VC

Sovereign wealth: Supreme Court begins hearing

Ekiti: Obasanjo ex-aide carpets Olubolade, Adeyeye, others

FG earned N4.8tn from taxes in 2013 -FIRS

Ogbomoso stadium for renovation -Commissioner

Two bag three years imprisonment for drug trafficking

Cote d’Ivoire’s opposition condemns Gbagbo’s loyalist’s transfer to ICC

Court sentences man to five months for contempt

Missing plane lost, says Malaysia PM

Mark mourns National Assembly security chief

FIRS gets N4.21tn revenue target for 2014

Suicide attack rocks Afghanistan, casualties feared

Technician, 31, in court for allegedly assaulting hairdresser

Bayern to partially close stadium against M’United – UEFA

Man, 39, arraigned for Conspiracy in Ife

Court remands man in prison over assault

Pastor charged for stealing N2.4m

Court dissolves three-yr-old marriage over insincerity claim

Senate begins probe of immigration tragedy on Tuesday

Subsidised inputs distributed to eight million farmers -FG

Gunmen kill eight Somali elders

We didn’t charter private jet for Diezani -NNPC

30 injured as Chicago airport train derails

Domestic servant in the dock over theft of N170,000

Claire Ighodaro, woman of excellence

N17m scam: Court to speed up Kano commissioner trial

Insecurity: Adamawa Muslim Council urges sustained prayers

N47.1bn fraud: Akingbola challenges court’s jurisdiction

Two doctors get three months suspension for misconduct

Kenyan police probe church attack

Pistorius: Neighbour says screams were heard

Ronaldo blames referee for Madrid’s defeat by Barcelona

Increase number of agric workers, association tells FG

20 soldiers die in Yemen attack

Deadly Ebola virus hits Guinea

Malaysia plane: Debris spotted in Indian Ocean

9/11 remains to be in museum

Malaysia Airlines flight develops electrical fault, makes emergency landing

Taiwan police, protesting students clash over trade deal

Ukraine orders withdrawal of armed forces from Crimea

Egypt sentences 529 Morsi supporters to death

Assad cousin killed in Syria’s Latakia

Venezuela probes protest abuses

Four shot dead in Kenya church attack

Russian troops overrun Crimea’s Naval base

Russian troops ‘overrun Crimea’s naval base’

Flight 370: Chinese plane reports ‘suspicious objects’

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Power: Explain $51bn misused funds, UN asks FG

More benefits of beer

Jonathan must run in 2015, Bayelsa indigenes insist

Linking APC with terrorism, diversionary –El-Rufai

Confab may withdraw accreditation from‘unfriendly’ media

S’West delegates in closed-door meeting

‘PDP has 11 months more in Aso Rock’

Nigeria, Namibia plan joint oil refinery

Sudden death: Common but preventable

Fayemi’s second-term bid, attempt to loot Ekiti – Bamidele

NIS recruitment: Ezekwesili faults govt’s compensation plan

Impunity and the rule of law

Confab’ll move Nigeria forward – Methodist prelate

Stocks may rise if Ukraine worry ebbs

Why low interest rates’ll not boost growth —Report

How to keep your breasts young

Old Mutual renews interest in US assets

NCC promises consumers affordable broadband

‘Owning a home cheaper than renting in UK’

Capacity building: Continental Re to assist African firms

Excess Crude Account: The House vs Okonjo-Iweala

Effect of unemployment

Air Berlin to be delisted

MPC meets today to discuss falling reserves, naira

Divers searching for missing UK man

Summit canvasses carbon emission tax for generator manufacturers

‘Baby merchant used vulnerable girls for business’

Conference may override RMAFC’s new revenue formula

Confab: Faith-based prayers cancelled

Eight die in Plateau youths, cattle thieves clash

I have no regrets joining PDP -Bafarawa

Police probe Ibadan ‘house of horror’

Manchester United, City battle for honours

Metuh terror-link allegation, wild, irresponsible -El-Rufai

Shittu out for the season

Court Registrar jailed for demanding bribe

Court Registrar jailed for demanding bribe

2015: MOSOP denies endorsing Wike for gov

Mobile policeman commits suicide in Niger

Jonathan must run in 2015 – Bayelsa indigenes

Forget  winning Ekiti with Fayose, aggrieved aspirants tell PDP

Forget winning Ekiti with Fayose, aggrieved aspirants tell PDP

Minimah orders special forces to curb killings in North-East

Niger ‘deports’ 200 Fulanis herdsmen under tight security

APC gives PDP 11 months to quit Aso Villa

National conference to withdraw media accreditation

NCC raids Enugu pirates hideouts, arrests five, recovers N30m

NCC raids 10 locations, arrests 5, recovers N30m

Turkish military shoots down Syrian warplane

FG devotes $1bn to fight oil theft, vandalism

STF foils planned attack on Jos church

Pistorius murder trial extended to mid-May

LP cancels ward congress in FCT

2015: INEC gives condition for parties seeking re-registration

Immigration tragedy: Moro’s family apologises to Nigerians

Nigeria, Namibia to build joint oil refinery

NAPTIP convicts 47 for child trafficking in Edo, Delta

Shell denies having pending liability in Nembe

Voting in France to test Hollande’s Socialists party

Ondo to spend N100m on forest GIS

Turkey shoots down Syrian military jet

Plateau to spend N2bn to restock Life Park

Confab: Delegates urge Nigerians to access website

Malaysia plane: New images of possible debris emerge

Council blames shipping problems on lack of manpower

EPL: Ref apologises for Gibbs red card

Three killed in US landslide

Australia expresses hope in hunt for MH370

19 die as refugee boat capsizes off Uganda

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Nigeria is dying

Jonathan meets Pope, justifies anti-gay law

No FG directive to return applicants’ money — Immigration

Kemi Balogun shines

Lessons from an 85-year-old athlete

Gunmen attack David Mark’s convoy

I like to dance Skelewu — 85-year-old teacher

Diligence, attitude for excellence — Adesina

Delayed LNG projects deny Nigerians 50,000 jobs

Nicoise salad

How government agencies fleece job seekers

Nigeria’s centenary awards, Sani Abacha and the rest

Why I did not learn Yoruba — Leon Balogun

Chioma Madubuko reinvents

My heart stopped beating for five seconds — Alabi

Lady on tux

We saw hell at immigration recruitment centres — Applicants

Why you need a reputable workshop

‘Delegates must work for common good’

My experience with NDLEA saddens me –Baba Suwe

Russia moves to consolidate control over Crimea

Mourinho admits they destroyed Arsenal

UN document on equality for women approved

Russian troops surround Crimea airbase

Fayose wins Ekiti PDP gov primaries

Ukraine crisis: Russia dismisses EU Crimea sanctions

Confab: CAN faults JNI, threatens to boycott 2016 census

Syrian forces thwart rebels’ attack from Turkish territories

Three killed in Israeli, Pakistani militants clash

Three Palestinians killed in Israeli raid on Jenin

35 killed in Pakistan multi-vehicle crash

Burundi opposition members get life sentences

Sultanate Council refutes Senator’s claim

Malaysia plane: China checks new ‘debris’ images

CL: David Moyes happy to be in quarter-finals

Pope Francis tells Italian mafia to repent

Ukraine crisis: Europe’s security body to send monitors

Thousands in Algeria call for poll boycott

You’ll got to hell, Pope tells mafia

Wizkid and Tania Omotayo part ways

‘NFF stopped me from Atlanta’96 because my dad was coach’

EPL: RVP out for six weeks with sprained knee

N’Korea launches 30 rockets into the sea – S’Korea

Two weeks in, no sign of Malaysian airliner

Friday, March 21, 2014

Presidential rumble over a mere stool

I almost ran mad the first time I was given N100,000 –Timi Dakolo

Police arraign business woman for defamation of character

Strapless & sexy

Suspended CAPMI metering scheme resumes – IBEDC Akanran

Benin prince endorses Invasion 1897

PDP searches for Imoke’s successor

Scott equals course record at Bay Hill

Ekiti: Governorship aspirants sue PDP over Fayose

People think they can cheat me because of my size –Chris Ngige

National Conference will shape our future –Momoh

We must respect Keshi’s decision on Uche, Osaze – Dimeji

Alex O’s typical day

I have proved my critics wrong – Federer

Gambo eyes league glory

A real man

Aguero ruled out of derby

D’banj started wearing suits when he met us –Kehinde Okunoren

FG owes fuel marketers N110bn subsidy claims

Death toll rises in Lebanon clashes

Rio de Janeiro seeks help over violence

FG selects six Plateau LGAs for SURE-P pilot scheme

Children found ‘living wild’ in Paris flat

Army discovers cache of arms hidden in burnt church -DHQ

Female Kenyan MPs blast polygamy law

Pension: Allegation of missing N24bn false, malicious -Okonjo-Iweala

Diarrhoea claims three lives in Niger

Fuel scarcity looms over power tussle in IPMAN

Man, 22, bags six months imprisonment for burglary

Court remand man, 29, for killing his own son

NSCDC arrests six suspected oil thieves

Kaduna health workers suspend strike

Agric loan: Female farmers accuse ministry of marginalization

Osun advocates vocational education

Drug trafficking: Court jails 36-year-old for life

Bayelsa releases N300m for pension arrears

N100m NECO fees: Parents protest Zaria children’s exclusion

UN urges global action against inciting statements

Trader in the dock over alleged N320,000 fraud

TB killed 192 in Adamawa in 2012 -Agency

Britain prosecutes doctor for female genital mutilation

N390m theft: Company funds manager opts for plea bargain

Estate agent arraigned over N650,000 fraud

Malaysia plane: No debris found as search day ends

NAFDAC seeks death penalty for fake drugs importers

Trader in the dock for alleged fraud

Empower youths with ICT skills, don urges FG

Foreign gunmen arrested in Turkey attack

Twitter ban: Turkey’s President challenges PM’s move

CL draws: Man U draw champions Bayern

Court fixes March 31 for hearing of Sanusi’s suit

Care-giver jailed 14 years for raping vulnerable women

Cote d’Ivoire to transfer pro-Gbagbo youth leader to ICC

Thai court rules general election invalid

90 African refugees rescued off Malta

768m Nigerians lack safe drinking water – UNICEF

Gang rape: Four men bag life imprisonment in India

Health workers’ strike: Business booms for Kaduna herbalists

EU signs association deal with Ukraine

Turkey blocks access to Twitter website

Corps members as 2015 polls Electoral Officers -DG

Champions League: Rooney upbeat ahead of quarter-final draw

NACCIMA urges local manufacturers to improve packaging

Kano orders trade unions to re-register

US toughens sanctions against Russia

Protests Venezuela after mayors’ arrest

Taliban claims attack on luxury Kabul hotel

Thai court rules February polls invalid

Ukraine’s nuclear regret

Missing plane: Search resumes for mystery objects

Thursday, March 20, 2014

We’ll make N30m at box office –Okujaye

My MTN contract papers are intact–Saka

Police arraign three suspected street robbers

B’Haram writes Army, threatens to attack Maiduguri barracks

Confab draft rules out, to be adopted Monday

Banks force insurance firms, products on customers

Nigeria needs experienced leaders –Buhari

Crisis hits Ekiti PDP ahead of party primary

‘Blame Moro for job seekers’death’

Reps accuse Okonjo-Iweala of flaunting forged documents

Immigration death: Lawyers sue FG, Moro, others

Balogun unveils museum of royal history

Learning goes beyond the classroom —Principal

‘I won’t reply unknown aspirant’

Protest: Bowen student vandalise 20 vehicles, loot shops

Bed-wetting: Woman in court for torturing 10-year-old

Bull fuji talent hunt beckons

Verve, EMVCo partner to boost payment system

Educationist seeks injection of fresh ideas in schools

Keeping email from ruining your life

Expose pupils to ICT early, experts tell teachers

Northern govs hold security, national confab meeting

Three to die by hanging in Ondo for killing girl

FG has lost B’Haram war – CNPP

Drink coffee, curb heart diseases, cancer

Corruption blown out of proportion in Nigeria – Jonathan

Methodist Prelate hails Amaechi on devpt in Rivers

Kinsmen back Okopoly rector, condemn crisis

N24bn police pension: Okonjo-Iweala brandishing fake documents -Reps

US, Honeywell Group sign $514,000 petrochemical research deal

Coomasie Gana to lead Northern delegates in confab

Jonathan plotting to unseat Saraki from NASS -Kwara APC

LG polls: Nasarawa declares Friday public holiday

Crimea releases Ukrainian navy commander -Report

U-17 Women W’Cup: Flamingoes coach targets final

Gunmen attack Kabul luxury hotel

Ogun orders payment of salary areas for lecturers

FG inaugurates monitoring committee on power privatisation

Prepare for flood disaster, NEMA tells Niger residents

Northern govs call emergency meeting over confab, security

FG should formulate good agro-business policies – Ahmed

CS among Syrian pregnant women increases by 45% – UNFPA

We’ll stick to deadline on cash-less policy – CBN

DR Congo recruits robots as traffic police

Nigeria will be forceful against terrotists, says Jonathan

Israel prepares for possible unilateral strike on Iran

Protests in Israel over seminary student’s arrest

NHRC orders probe of nine persons’ killing in Benue

Addressing rot in education requires strong political will -Oshiomhole

Manager in court for stealing N800,000

Jonathan arrives in Namibia on a two-day State Visit

Reps ask army, police to stop herdsmen, Tiv conflict

Stop trading Naira note for bribe, Reps tell CBN

Abducted Bayelsa commissioner’s sister regains freedom

Osun Assembly increases budget to N234bn

Senate sets up committees to probe killings

Strike: Nigerians criticise ASUP, COEASU

Driver, conductors arraigned for attempting to kidnap police officer

One killed, nine houses razed in Plateau communal clash

National confab: North delegates brainstorm in Abuja

Reps probe petroleum minister’s N10bn spent on private jet

Navy arrests six, impounds vessel with N1bn stolen crude

Governance should be a mixture of old, young –Buhari

Confab will be a success – Anenih, FIDA

Three women in court for allegedly fighting over a man

Man, 32, in the dock for attempt to steal generator

We won’t vote for Jonathan in 2015 -S’Kaduna

Commissioners decry escalating out-of-school pupils in N’ East

Ajimobi, Ogunshola, others for Ibadan Grams awards

Kaduna distributes tomato seeds to 244 farmers

Lawyers sue FG, AGF, Moro over Immigration jobs tragedy

Court remands trader in prison pending bail application

Equatorial Guinea leader’s son faces French probe

Sylva, others oppose trial by EFCC

Confab: Secretariat releases Draft Rules

Man bags six months imprisonment for burglary

Man seeks divorce over alleged wife’s infidelity

Businessman, 50, in the dock for cheating

Visa agent gets N116,000 bail for alleged fraud

Military offensive against insurgency yielding results – Olukolade

Russia, Syria decry US closure of Syrian embassy

NHRC hails soft, hard strategies to anti-terror war

Plateau to spend N7bn for water distribution

FRSC records reduction in road accidents – official

Worker in the dock for theft

Labourer jailed 6 months for stealing concrete mixer

Mali’s ex-coup leader begins hunger strike over detention

Woman, 33, in court for N3.1m accommodation fraud

After 125, African emerges IPU secretary general

Bowen varsity students protest restriction, outage on campus

Court remands welder for drug trafficking

Kenya court allows Walter Barasa’s ICC extradition

Wife wants divorce over alleged husband’s laziness

LG poll: NSCDC deploys 5,575 officers in Nasarawa

Crime: Kebbi to support LGs with more funds

Police arraign female banker for stealing N588,000

Nigerians Most Educated in the US -Survey

$1.69m fraud: Ajudua knows fate on bail application Mar 31

Cool/Wazobia FM presenter regains fredoom

Police arraign lanlord for threatening to kill tenant

Northern govs hold emergency meeting on security, confab

Venezuela detains opposition mayor for inciting violence

Canadian Alberta Premier, Redford, resigns

Dog sold for $2m in China

Police uncover illegal immigrants in US house

Sri Lankans Protest over US resolution

CBN to sell Treasury bills worth N313bn

CBN submits N930bn budget to National Assembly

Nine killed in Turkey train crash

Govt. closes College of Health Technology, Ningi over protest

Ukraine proposes demilitarised zone in Crimea

Canada gets new finance minister

Lebanese army deploys in restive border town

Malaysia plane: Australia sees possible debris

Indian court convicts four over gang rape

S’Africa’s Zuma criticised for home upgrade

Protesters occupy Taiwan’s Legislature over China pact

Vietnam jails blogger for critical posts

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Security guards arraigned for stealing Wema bank’s property

Court grants divorce to woman with missing husband

Six remanded in Agodi prison for robbery

IPF rules approval will promote investor confidence –Onyema

Emerging stocks fall as yuan weakens

NSE index declines for sixth straight session

Fed poised to trim bond buying programme

Avoid blindness, screen for glaucoma

Elitism as risk factor for mental distress

Archaeologists find human with cancer in a 3,000 year-old skeleton

Protect your eye

Foods rich in Omega-3

Oshiomhole begins training for Okpekpe race

Radwanska hopes to be ready for Miami

Inter Milan stay on Mikel, Eto’o

Ramsey, Cazorla commit

WTF Youth Olympic qualifiers: Nigeria get tough opponents

World Cup good for Eagles’ careers – Echiejile

Dolphins sign Senegalese, Ivoirian

Ekpo gets mandatory status for Commonwealth title

Marella, Sound Hope win NSC b/ball tourney

Zenith League: Dolphins begin title chase

Murray and Lendl end partnership

Serena readies for Miami tourney

My wife causes me more trouble than Robben –Guardiola

Drug might help slow ms progression

Research shows Tamiflu saved lives during swine flu pandemic

Too many brain scans for headaches, study suggests

Japan trade gap shrinks to nine-month low

Solar and off-grid: Catalysing Africa’s green economy

Sacking: FG asks court to dismiss Olotu’s suit

Forget Kwara, APC tells Jonathan

Jonathan sacks NNPC director, appoints five new GEDs

Police parade six suspected kidnappers

Malaysia plane: Officials prevent relatives from news conference

PDP chief accuses Oyo of invasion

Nigerians, others qualify for Schneider Electric student competition

Ekiti: Bamidele emerges LP candidate

DPR warns of depleting oil reserves

24 investors jostle to buy Enterprise Bank

Why the Niger-Delta oil belongs to Jigawa

PTDF concludes 2011/2013 oil research grant competition

US lawyers seek return of $458m Abacha loot

Nigerian exam system outdated, problematic – Ezekwesili

Re-Nigeria’s current image

I’ve not decided on partisan politics -Ihejirika

Immigration jobs: Board disowns interior minister

Court summons Lamorde over Alam’s loot

FRSC warns marshals against indiscipline

Court adjourns Sanusi’s suit against FG to April 8

NLC tasks Obiano on workers’ welfare, pledges support

FBI joins in search for missing Malaysia plane

Pistorius could take stand next week in murder trial

Accept talks or be crushed, Minimah tells Boko Haram

Kwara shuts aviation school with 150 students

New Agodi Gardens to generate N500m annually – Ajumobi

Two policemen under probe over alleged car theft

Amaechi swears-in new Rivers CJ, Agumagu

PDP challenges opposition to debate on Jonathan’s achievements

Sanusi not a technocrat but politician -FG

Nigeria sick, needs institutional revolution -Al-Mustapha

Ogun to establish mobile health centres

Forget Kwara in 2015, APC tells Jonathan

Turkish Airlines in alleged arms shipment to Nigeria

Opeyemi to emerge sole LP candidate for Ekiti guber polls

Archaic examination system responsible for rot in education – Ezekwesili

Boko Haram: North seeks N100bn to rebuild North-East

Opposition in Nigeria should embrace National Dialogue – Zimbabwean MP

Immigration tragedy: National Hospital yet to release corpses

Jonathan leaves for Namibia, Italy, Holland

Osun gov: PDP commences sales of forms

C’ River models security trust fund after Lagos

Canada offers to train Nigerian military on anti-terrorism

Reps suspend NPA’s dredging contracts

Incessant killing of Nigerian students abroad worry Reps

APC sues for peace over CJ’s appoinment

Salesgirl in the dock for stealing employer’s goods

Southern Kaduna residents hold prayer session over killings

Osun PDP claims ignorance of Adeleke’s gov ambition

Jonathan nominates Bulkachuwa as Court of Appeal president

2015: NYSC DG warns corps members against electoral fraud

Conference: Jonathan pursuing a hidden agenda, says JNI

Conference: Christian delegates deny accusing Kutigi, others of bias

Sokoto gov can’t win senatorial election – Maccido

China invested $1.79bn in Nigeria in 2013 -Envoy

Toyota agrees $1.2bn deal to settle US safety probe

French court quizzes IMF boss, Lagarde, in fraud probe

Police arraign teenager for stabbing man with bottle

Female confab delegates to begin consultation with stakeholders

Sacking: Jonathan, AGF seek dismissal of Olotu’s suit

Muslim women threaten to leave CAR

Trader, 40, in the dock over alleged theft of N7.2m

Kano farmers to benefit from N2bn loan -AFAN

FG registers 2,000 cassava farmers in Niger

Man, 48, in the dock over alleged theft of N430,000

NAFDAC urged to make products registration easy

Lagos FRSC arrests 8,112 traffic offenders in Feb

Man to spend six months in prison for stealing motorcycle

AU donates $5,000 to Addis Ababa

Crimean crisis: China urges political resolution

Djibouti confirms five soldiers killed in Somali attack

Guatemala ex-leader, Portillo, pleads guilty in US court

Man, 28, in court over alleged fraud, impersonation

EU to deploy troops to CAR

Immigration tragedy: FG offers victims’ families automatic employment

Seven killed in Turkey armed attack

Student, 29, in the dock for alleged N242,000 fraud

Israel attacks Syrian army sites

Businessman in the dock over alleged rape of girl, 18

SURE-P: 14,577 women enrol for antenatal clinic

Two Egyptian army killed in clashes with militants

Ugandan police issue terror alert

No court injunction against Obiano’s swearing-in -Official

Pro-Russians enter Crimea naval base

Uganda to evacuate citizens in Ukraine

Four Mauritanian police officers imprisoned for rape

Nigeria oil reserve drops to 35bn barrels

Protesters occupy Taiwan parliament over China trade deal

Lagos Mobil filling station on fire

Italian court upholds public office ban for Berlusconi

Eight missing as cargo ships collide off Japan

Ukraine crisis: Russia warns West over Crimea sanctions

UN: Syria war crimes proof enough to indict

Satellites could track planes, says astronaut

Police used lasers to track Pistorius shots

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Are you looking for a job?

Amazing opportunities in snail farming

Reasons why you need a home business

FG rejects delegates’ request for aides’ allowance

LASG wants abandoned vessels’ owners to pay damages

Delta Assembly elects new Speaker

NIS stampede: Lagos Assembly, senator urge probe

We’ll accept conference outcome – NLC

I won’t receive allowance, says Agbakoba

Court hears suit against confab March 31

Delegates express optimism

APC holds convention May 24

Ikuforiji spent N21.6m on foreign trips – Witness

109.5 million barrels of oil stolen in 2013 – NNPC

FG invests N522bn in tertiary institutions’ projects

‘Why banks are cautious of financing oil sector’

Immigration tragedy: NITDA urges youths to explore IT

Lawmakers’ll sustain democracy – Mark

2,000 persons displaced by Kaduna attacks – SEMA

We’ll recover all stolen mandates in Kwara – Jonathan

Pastor remanded over N52.3m fraud

Court again adjourns Ogbulafor’s trial

S’West makes N926.6bn IGR in five years – DFID

Police arrest suspected killers of PDP leader in Ife

Jonathan links poor reading to Internet

Court rejects NJC recommendation on Rivers CJ

EFCC grills sacked judge, Olotu

Terrorism war not against Muslims –Dasuki

PGF tackles unemployment

National Conference adjourns to formulate rules

House of Reps summons Interior minister, NIS boss

Fire guts room in Rivers information ministry

Stock futures rise after Putin’s comments

Land Rover introduces cross-border satellite navigation

Man, 56, faces N460,000 visa fraud charge

Hertz spinning off equipment rental business

Driver, two others docked over stealing company’s property

Court dissolves 15-year-old marriage over constant beating

Recruitment tragedy: Leaders are pretenders

Fighting antibiotic resistance with honey

Amarok, first Volkswagen luxury pickup, targets Hilux

Rape and medical care (2)

Crisis enters military stage as Russia annexes Crimea

Microsoft to introduce Office for iPad

‘Warri tennis clinic will be rewarding’

Damning US corruption report on Nigeria

NIS nabs, repatriates nine Nigeriens in Kwara

What your urine colour says about you

Ekiti gov aspirant asks PDP to disqualify Fayose

FCTA to release 100 mega buses in April

PDP will recapture Kwara in 2015 -Jonathan

Ajimobi assigns portfolios to commissioners

Google, Viacom settle YouTube copyright suit

Kaduna attack: NEMA provides relief materials to victims

Fuel subsidy can’t be sustained -Alison-Madueke

Ukraine officer killed in attack on Crimea base

Mexico, Nigeria partner on tourism development

Judges in Chad over ex-president Habre’s case

NLC berates FG, Wike over ASUP, COEASU strikes

Confab adjourns over lack of sitting arrangement

FRESH party to sue INEC for non-recognition

NPA launches Help Desk, complaints centres

Ekiti constitutes task force to curb farmers,herdsmen clashes

1,700 Malians evacuated from CAR

Nigeria lost 109.5m barrels of oil in 2013 – NNPC

Rivers Assembly confirms Agumagu as CJ

NDLEA arrests Kenyan woman with heroin at MMIA

Counter-terrorism not against Muslims -NSA

Court rejects NJC recommendation on rivers CJ

Sanctioned telecom firms paid N647m fine -NCC

NHRC begins probe of immigration jobs tragedy

Man dies inside petrol tanker in Ibadan

Oil spillage: Displaced Bayelsa indigenes decry neglect, petition FG

APC govs brainstorm on job creation strategies

NIS tragedy: Reps summon interior minister, CG

Opposition sponsoring attacks to stop Jonathan -PDP

Morocco arrests 102 illegal African migrants

Fire: Confusion as workers flee building in Rivers

Agbakoba turns down N12m national confab allowance

Assault: Jobless man sentenced to one month imprisonment

Sales rep in court over alleged theft

Kenya tightens security in Mombasa after terrorists’ arrest

Man in court for alleged homosexuality

Plaintiff joins Kutigi, Akinyemi as defendants in confab suit

Hubby in the dock over wife’s battering

Miss Teen USA hacker jailed for 18 months

Morocco arrests 102 illegal migrants

Crimea has always been part of Russia, says Putin

Two sentenced to two months in prison for buying stolen tyres

Obiano appoints secretary to state govt

Police arraign businessman in possession of stolen vehicle

Nigerian parliamentarians’ll sustain democracy – Mark

Emulate our past leaders, Chime tells youths

Egypt jails police officers for prison deaths

Qatar defends W’Cup bid after ‘bribe’ allegations

Immigration deaths: NMA seeks probe, application fee refund

Homicide: Absence of prosecution witness stalls trial

FG invests N144.7bn in basic education

Police arraign barber for abducting minor

Missing plane: Malaysia should invite FBI, says US officials

Malaysia plane: Relatives threaten hunger strike

Russian parliament slams US, EU over sanctions

Pistorius trial: Crime scene photographs shown

Egypt policemen convicted over tear-gas deaths

DR Congo, Angola agree to resolve border conflict

Japan imposes sanctions on Russia over Crimea

2,000 persons displaced in Kaduna villages’ attack -SEMA

Crimea has always been part of Russia -Putin

US man travelling to Syria arrested for terrorism

West gets two years probation in assault case

ECOWAS mourns ex-Sierra Leonean president

Delta Assembly gets new Speaker

Four employees in court over alleged N21.5m theft

Absence of interpreter stalls arraignment of Nigerien over N4.7m theft

Al-Shabaab attacks hotel used by Somali, AU soldiers

We have enough anti-retroviral drugs in Benue – Official

EU to assist Gulf of Guinea countries to curb crime

Mexico cartel member held in organ theft case

UN human rights chief to visit CAR

Kanye West gets two years probation for assault

Canada suspends flights to Venezuela over security

15 dead in Afghan suicide bomb attack

Drogba still one of world’s best strikers -Mourinho

FCTA to receive N23bn SURE-P intervention fund -Minister

Missing plane: Malaysia officials look at suicide theory

Thailand to lift state of emergency rule

Kenya arrests two with bombs in car

Malaysia plane: China begins land search

Putin defiant over Crimea despite sanctions

Unemployment: Embrace agriculture, monarch urges youths

10 burnt to death in Lagos-Ibadan expressway crash

Monday, March 17, 2014

‘The long and the short of it’: Secrets of the ages

‘Excess weight a risk factor for ovarian cancer’

B’Haram kills two, torches churches in Borno

Obiano takes over as Anambra gov

APC meets over membership registration

Uduaghan signs N451bn budget

2015: Court dismisses suit against Jonathan

Osun voter registration ends

Suswam denies fuelling Tiv, Fulani clashes

Immigration tragedy: Ministry, firm make N526m from job-seekers

Immigration tragedy: SERAP petitions UN

‘Ogun APC crisis not over’

Ekiti PDP gov candidate emerges Saturday

Court stops BPE from selling power stations

Elder statesmen justify participation

NEMA deploys ambulances in venue

Foster peace and unity, NOA urges delegates

Etche group decries exclusion

NDE seeks 750 hectares of farmland in Ogun

Court remands bailiff over alleged theft

Accidents: FRSC deploys 120 officers in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Wanted gangster kills man in front of three-year-old daughter

Police arraign innocent father, daughter for kidnapping

Truck drivers, soldiers clash in Lagos

N918m theft: Court orders EFCC to arrest ex-MD

Police arraign businessman for stabbing wife

Students protest ASUP strike, shut down expressway

NSCDC arrest man for allegedly raping boy

Sharing of govt houses sparks controversy in Calabar

Terrorism in Africa worries IPU secretary

2015: Aliyu tells ambitious aides to quit

Court of Appeal gets 25 new judges

Court remands woman in prison for child abuse

‘Young innovators control ICT world’

Accion MfB boosts financial inclusion programme

Plastic bottles for beer

Expectations from delegates

Osaze feels revived at Stoke

Necessary talents business owners should possess

‘Co-pilot spoke last words heard from missing plane’

Study explains why females are top of class

25 million households live without power – Minister

Release our children’s corpses for burial —Victims’ parents

Zenith Bank advises youths on financial literacy

Teaching children to manage money

Union Bank to sell non-core banking subsidiaries

Resisting the demonisation of the Black race

Immigration jobs tragedy: President queries minister, NIS boss

Governors, ministers in fresh private jet deals

Tunisian police kill three militants near Algeria border

Released President’s uncle

Panel indicts top Ahmadinejad aide in graft case

GM recalls another 1.5 million vehicles

Ogun directs top officials to start farming

Soldiers ambush, kill eight terrorists in Yobe -Military

Mu’azu canvasses closer ties between Nigeria, Cuba

FG to sanction burnt TCN transformer’s manufacturer

Russia recognises Crimea as independent state

Police arrest man, 30, with explosives in Rivers

Ekiti PDP governorship candidate emerges Saturday

Court stops BPE’s bidding for three power stations

Taraba acting gov sacks 24 special advisers

ACF bemoans increasing Northern attacks

Nigeria seeks IPU support to end insurgency

Academic activities grounded in OOU, as lecturers down tools

NYSC DG warns corps members against inducement

I’ll not interfere in Obiano’s govt -Obi

Fake drugs: NAFDAC engages Corps members

UCH commends FG over dam, bore holes

Confab: Act in national interest, Jonathan tells delegates

APC NEC meeting: Membership registration, Confab top agenda

Saraki’s ministerial nomination sparks controversy

Gates to boost healthcare, agric in Northeast

Recruitment tragedy: NLC indicts minister, NIS

Leave dilapidated houses, Kwara warns residents

FEC approved N1.3tn contract in 2013 -Report

Two killed, churches razed in renewed Borno attacks

FG approves appointment of 25 Justices

Herdsmen in Plateau suspend dialogue with Berom community

Continuous wage increase harming Nigeria’s economy –FG

Job deaths: I’m not Immigration’s consultant, says Mark’s wife

Jonathan queries Moro, Paradang over NIS recruitment deaths

Immigration deaths: NLC protests in Kaduna

Jonathan approves appointment of 25 Appeal Court justices

Labourer remanded over alleged rape, murder of teenager

Ekiti, Osun communities seek extension of voters’ registration exercise

4.4-magnitude earthquake hits Los Angeles

Polio eradication: Katsina records 92% coverage

Rice trader issued 14 dud cheques for N9.4m -EFCC

Obasanjo stresses need for Africa’s infrastructural development

Woman charged for assaulting brother-in-law

Ekiti communities seek extension of voters’ registration exercise

Driver, 39, in the dock for causing death of a soldier

Kebbi to train 9,000 new teachers

Man, 35, bags 10 years imprisonment for rape

Drug control: UNODC to train law enforcement agencies

Engineer in the dock over alleged assault

25 million households live without power –Minister

Truck pusher jailed three months for attempted rape

Trader in the dock for allegedly defiling girl, 7

Cattle breeders secretary collecting money, fueling crisis -Suswam

IPU laments growing terrorism in Africa, Asia

Judges’ training stalls Ikuforiji’s money laundering trial

PTDF to complete Oloibiri Museum Project

Italy to quicken visa issuance to Nigerians

Apprentice in court for stealing N105,000 spare parts

EU imposes sanctions on Russia over Crimea

EPL: Liverpool still in title race, says Gerrard

Obama to meet Palestinian president over peace talks

2015: Court strikes out eligibility suit against Jonathan

Five killed in Libya army camp bomb blast

Five soldiers die in Libya car bomb

US plane loses wing panel during flight

Crimea parliament declares independence

Confab: NEMA deploys ambulances to venue

Malaysia plane: Search begins in two air corridors

Imo plans to transform rural markets

NSCDC arrests man, 20, for raping minor

FUT expels five students over exam malpractice

SERAP drags FG to UN over NIS recruitment tragedy

Earthquake hits Chile, 100,000 evacuated

Nigerian teenager stabbed, burnt to death in Russia

Rotary spends N.6m on Abuja school water project

Syrian army captures strategic border town

Toyota shuts India plants over pay dispute

Lebanon car bomb kills Hezbollah leader

FCT promises conducive environment for confab

West warns of sanctions if Crimea annexed

Car ban to start in polluted Paris

Australia leads missing plane southern search

US Navy takes control of Libya oil tanker

Crimeans vote to join Russia

Missing plane: Pilots face increased scrutiny

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Excess Crude Account rises to $3.45bn

Tension in Kaduna as death toll hits 114

Delegates converge on Abuja as national confab begins

Sanusi to Jonathan: Allegations against me baseless

Pay military pensioners

The President vs CBN governor

NIS recruitment tragedy

LASU school fees

NOUN’s textbooks fraud

Ibadan metropolitan roads

Centenary lottery promo

I believe in change

Need for good governance

PDP owes me, says Atiku

Isiaka Adeleke joins Osun gov race

Family of slain PDP leader seeks justice

B’Haram: Students flee UNIMAID

NLC opposes calls for subsidy removal

CBN under Sanusi gave APC N1bn – PDP

Vote for credible candidates – Kumuyi

Immigration tragedy: reps, APC call for probe

Immigration tragedy: Families demand release of corpses

Nigeria loses 400,000bpd as Shell shuts Forcados terminal

Inflation rate drops to 7.7% –NBS

UN condemns FG over poor power supply

NCAA clears Medview

Bishops want delegates to preserve Nigeria’s secularity

‘Nwabueze missed a great opportunity’

Court commences hearing on suit against confab Tuesday

Bakare says he won’t receive allowance

2015: Lawmaker accuses INEC of insincerity

‘Men have become endangered species’

Prison condition encourages jailbreak – Oyo CJ

Fresh search for a new Nigeria begins

Rivers to discuss resource control

Abuja: A city welcomes delegates

Osun delegate claims ignorance of Yoruba agenda

I have great hope in confab –Osoba

Flooding killed 38, displaced 160 in 2013 – NEMA

Ex-electricity workers protest dismissal without entitlement

Thunderstorm ravages Lagos community

Okpekpe targets IAAF’s gold label status

Wapic goes green with new head office complex

I vandalised pipeline to combat oil scarcity – Suspect

403 activists sign petition for NIS boss’ sacking

Professionals seek inclusion of geospatial technology in planning

Nigeria get tough draw in world t/tennis tourney

PFAs invest N609.8bn pension funds in shares

Rules for strength training

Kutigi and burden of national conference

Sterling Bank targets unbanked with agent banking

Dividend stocks fall on rising rate forecast

Liverpool beat United at Old Trafford

New London rail network boosts property transactions

Foundation equips schools with multi-purpose centre

Osun fast tracks C-of-O issuance for investors

Allegation of financial reckless malicious, fabricated -Sanusi

National Conference: Delegates arrive Abuja amid tight security

Attacks: Southern Kaduna vows to defend themselves

Immigration deaths: Reps demand investigation

Kidnappers blindfolded me for 10 days –Bauchi lawmaker

Police arrest three for Bayelsa killing

Inflation rate drops to 7.7% – NBS

Allegation of financial recklessness malicious, fabricated -Sanusi

CBN under Sanusi gave N1bn to APC -PDP

Oyo CJ warns of possible jail break

100 Kaduna slain villagers buried in mass grave

ICPC charges monarch, brother for alleged fraud

Exit polls show Crimea votes for secession

NIS job deaths, consequence of PDP’s misrule – APC

Pollution prompts Paris car bomb

100 Kaduna slain vllagers buried in mass grave

Court hears suit against national conference Tuesday

PDP owes me debt of gratitude -Atiku

NIS stampede: Death toll rises to 16

NIS stampede: APC calls for investigation

NAFDAC warns against indiscriminate consumption of energy drink

NDE trains 1,540 in vocational skills in Edo

Death toll rises in northern Lebanon clashes

25 coastal communities to benefit from Delta SEEFOR project

Slovakia set for presidential vote run-off

Why I’m seeking injunction against Obiano’s inauguration – Obidigbo

Alibaba reveals plan for US stock market listing

Why I’m seeking injunction against Obiano’s inauguration -Obidigbo

Stampede: Death of Nigerians unfortunate, says Tambuwal

Anti-Putin websites blocked in Russia

Protesters clash with police in Venezuela

Missing Malaysia plane: Malaysia requests countries’ help

Earthquake hits coastal Peru

NATO websites attacked by hackers

Angry Mourinho criticises referee

Venezuela tells US to join ‘peace commission’

Confab: Delegates arrive Abuja on Monday

Malaysia plane: Probe of pilots’ background begins

Ukraine crisis: Crimea holds secession referendum

Saturday, March 15, 2014

2015 and political parties

Edo North Senatorial Zone

Driver charged with reckless driving, killing motorist

Court remands man over wife’s death

Fuel scarcity lingers nationwide

National Hospital admits 70

Ezekwesili decries rate of unemployment

Impatience led to applicants’ death — Minister

18 die in immigration recruitment exercise

Police arraign bricklayer for breach of trust

Army captures Boko Haram armoury, kills 10

Gunmen kill 100 in Kaduna massacre

Voter registration: Violence spreads in Osun

Groups want confab referendum

Identity and status crises confronting the confab

Jonathan’s national confab better than Obasanjo’s — Arogbofa

Nigeria has bright future —US ambassador

Facial peels

Boko Haram: Heavy security in Abuja as national confab begins

Age and the Nigerian entrepreneur

‘I regret marrying him’

Home accessories

Jim Ovia, back in view

Nigeria needs to develop local technology — DG NOTAP

Alluring Oxbow Lake

Between Dupe Oguntade and Shade Okoya

Fashion shouldn’t be too loud —Funmi Tejuoso

89-year-old finally learns to read

Cosmas Maduka unwinds

EPL: Villa beat league leaders Chelsea 1-0

Navy destroys 260 illegal refineries in Warri

I was not shocked over my sack – Abdullahi

Brazil 2014: Okocha wants Osaze, Uche included in Eagles

Stampede mars NIS recruitment in Rivers

Customs hands over seized antiquities to NCMM

Seven dead in Abuja NIS recruitment centre

French strike ‘kills Mali rebel commander’

100 killed as gunmen invade Kaduna villages

Bin Laden’s doctor’s sentence cut by 10 years

World Bank to Fund $85m projects in Benin Republic

Venezuela accuses US secretary of state of ‘murder’

Philippines rejects China demand on navy ship

World Bank to support Senegal with $900m

Sierra Leone’s peacemaker president dies

33 aspirants jostle for PDP governorship ticket in Benue

Gunmen kill five officers at Cairo checkpoint

Jang advocates transfer of power to younger generation

Paris court sentences Rwanda genocide suspect

US-Russia talks fail as Crimea vote looms

I’m fascinated by machines – Carpenter who built truck

Pakistan rape victim sets self ablaze

N’Korea disowns Libya oil tanker

Man jailed 15 months for stealing church bells

Again, US indicts Indian diplomat over visa fraud

Egypt crisis: Six soldiers shot dead in Cairo

Missing Malaysia plane’s flight systems were disabled -Official

Malaysia Airlines flight systems disabled, says PM

Clashes in east Ukraine ahead of Crimea vote

Venezuela says US seeks to fund violence

Kidnappers fed me with garri and oil – GEJ’s uncle

Rwanda ex-spy chief, Simbikangwa, jailed in France

Facebook boss, Zuckerberg, calls Obama to complain about NSA

Friday, March 14, 2014

Froch-Groves rematch will be tough – Haye

Rooney reveals Januzaj guidance

Henman calls for vigilance against doping

Rose seeks five percent ahead of masters

Liverpool set for United clash

Barcelona have given me everything – Messi

Woods no longer intimidates his rivals – Ex-caddie

How I proved Westerhof wrong – Amuneke

We can emulate Eaglets – Flamingoes

Nigeria set for Chinese test

Ozil blow for Arsenal

Okocha advises Eagles on World Cup

I had more male admirers after I got married –Rachel Edjeren

Why the national conference must succeed -Peterside

Mismanagement cripples Lagos Bus Franchise Scheme– Investigation

Car theft: Court sentences man to three months in jail

350 killed in Boko Haram, Army clash

Woman in court over alleged assault on husband’s girlfriend

Businessman, gardener in the dock for theft

Governors, Akanbi, Ribadu lament corruption at NGF retreat

Boko Haram: Northern Christians demand joint action

Missing $20bn: 96 CSOs plan protest

No employee earns N15, 000 in our factory –Alibert boss

YABATECH students protest against ASUP strike

FG extends Tin Can Island Port concession

Boko Haram activities threaten neighbouring countries –Jonathan

‘UN won’t sanction Nigeria over anti-gay law’

The crippled presidential bird

Travel tips to Sri Lanka

What men and women think after sex? (2)

Oil theft: Navy seizes 87,500 litres of stolen fuel

PZ shareholders approved N1.30 special dividend

Researchers discover two new genetic regions for bipolar disorder

GM offers $500 discount to recalled cars owners

Even light drinking in early pregnancy raises risk of small or preterm baby

My first… Foluke Daramola-Salako

I tie scarves to hide my grey hair –Yeni Kuti

Missing Jet ‘may have flown for extra four hours’

Fischer defends ties with Citigroup

Squash star eyes African glory

‘How Cobhams signed me on’

First device to prevent migraine headaches wins FDA approval

Nigerian borders lack facilities to check terrorism – Investigation

Mark pleads with Boko Haram to end war

SEC estacode scandal: Appeal Court frees Rep, Hembe

My job not under threat -Sokoto dep gov

Ex-ICPC boss, Ribadu, govs decry high-level corruption in Nigeria

PSC dismisses three senior policemen, sanctions 28 others

Ex-Sudanese rebel, Agar, to die by hanging

Mimiko promises quality education for every child

Police promote 174 officers in Kaduna

Spain arrests suspected militants

Police arrest suspected kidnappers in Aba

FG extends Tin Can Island port concession

Navy seizes 87,500 litres of diesel in Rivers

Prisoners escape in Borno B’Haram attack -Aljazeera

Crimea vote will be respected, says Russia

Police arraign two for stealing N50,000 from taxi driver

Seven dead, 25 injured in Pakistan bomb attack

DPR seals three filling stations in Kwara

DPR penalises three petrol stations in Kwara

Carpenter, 27, in court for assaulting father

Angry youths burn canoe after FESTAC Canal mishap

Court remands man for attempting to kill wife

US reports rare female-to-female HIV

No action against Nigeria over anti-gay law -UN

Drug trafficker bags six months imprisonment

Court sentences three to one month imprisonment

N12bn fraud: Police re-arraign ex-Gulf Bank MD, seven others

Fuel scarcity: We’re financially down, say Marketers

Jonathan visists Yar’Adua’s mother

Russian presidential website attacked

Governors to learn from Fashola, says Amaechi

Labour Ministry invites SSUCOEN for talks over strike

Soldiers kill secessionist activist in Yemen

Singapore deploys another patrol aircraft for missing plane

AMCON ready to recover Tinapa’s debt – Official

Police arraign casual worker for stealing N350,000

N4.7bn fraud: Outage stalls hearing of Babalakin’s application

Security guard bags three months imprisonment for theft

Housewife in the dock over alleged theft of jewellery

Promoted policeman, other killed in Kebbi bank raid

Three convicted over India nun rape

Two charged with burglary, theft of N10m Etisalat property

Imo discovers crude oil in four LGAs

Chimamanda wins US National Critics Book prize

Chinese President to attend Nuclear Summit, visits Europe

Police arraign man for stealing male wears

Sudan isolation grows as major banks pull out

FG inaugurates 40 houses in Niger Delta community

Man bags one year jail term over N2.7m fraud

Iran dismisses claims on human rights situation

I am happy at Manchester United, Van Persie insists

UAE condemns Iraqi PM’s “terrorism” statement on S’Arabia

France condemns attacks on Israel, calls for restraint

Hoeness steps down as Bayern Munich president

Sierra Leone war-time leader, Tejan Kabbah, dies

Police arraign man, 34, for theft

Landing gear of US Airways plane collapses

Six dead in China stabbing mayhem

Jamaica dancehall star, Kartel, guilty of murder

Pistorius: Blood was on his arm, says witness

India High Court upholds gang-rape death sentences

Malaysia plane: Indian Ocean search for missing jet

Heavy shooting, confusion in Maiduguri as soldiers, gunmen clash

Police to testify against Pistorius

Police nab four cultists in Enugu

Katsina attack: Jonathan orders vigorous search for insurgents

US navy ships join search for missing plane

Gambia to drop English as official language

Sudan rebel leaders sentenced to death

US, Russia in UKraine crisis talks

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Driver arraigned for impersonating policeman, stealing

NOUN, supply books to students

Fuel: Who is in charge?

Baruten-Kaiama Road in Kwara

Torture! which Ejigbo?

Re: What is wrong with miniskirts?

Boko Haram terror

Sanusi, name them one by one

B’Haram: Let’s end this ignominy

NTTF Pilot League: Coaches hail organisation

Zabaleta slams ref for City’s defeat

FMCG stakeholders’ meet Tuesday

2015 All Africa Games moved to Sept

S’Africa to bid for 2019 W’Cup

Wozniacki parts ways with coach

Djokovic overcomes Cilic, Wawrinka, Murray out

Nigeria remain 47th in FIFA rankings

KFN holds tourney March 26

Schools begin campaigns in Lagos GTBank Principals Cup

Onaolapo puts Sunshine ahead in NTTF league

Enyimba hold hosts Sunshine

Sundowns deny Eze deal

Cavani happy at PSG

Brazil 2014: Gullit tips Eagles to advance

Killers after me —Omisore

We won’t repeal anti-gay law, FG tells UN

S’East govs pick Nwachukwu as confab team leader

Us country report’s indictment of Nigeria

State finance commissioners call for fuel subsidy removal

Soldiers fighting B’Haram not getting adequate welfare – Tambuwal

Gunmen kill 69 in Katsina

Intensive lobbying delays PIB passage –Okonjo-Iweala

$6bn deal: Senate committee’s report ready next week

Two men in the dock for damaging hotel property

Nigeria lost $12bn to oil theft in 2013 – Shell

Subsidy: FG pays N41bn to 27 oil marketers

Reps uncover fresh missing N35bn

APC and road map for a new Nigeria

Jonathan has repositioned education in Nigeria, says Wike

Fashola urges leaders to grow economy with football

15,000 Lagos pupils have visual impairments —Report

Develop your constituencies, Olunloyo urges lawmakers

30 million Nigerians without electricity —FG

Nigerians are no longer safe –ACF

‘PDP’ll compensate aggrieved members’

Violence again mars voter registration in Osun

Politics not about insults –Jonathan

Ekiti: APC knocks INEC for poor voter registration

FG protests assault on Nigerian in S’Africa

Suswam warns against politicising Benue killings

INEC promises security for corps members

FG adjusts confab delegates’ list, drops Afe Babalola

JTF foils kidnap attempt on another Jonathan’s cousin

Kidnappers fed me with garri and oil – Jonathan’s uncle

‘Ghanaian police ignoring enquiry into my son’s murder’

Lagos bans night travels on water

China output, retail data adds to slowdown fears

Engineers exhibit new water tank technology

A budget and ‘voodoo economics’

Education: North needs action, not rhetoric

Let’s talk about the Nigerian church (Part 2)

Inflation basket drops DVD recorders in latest revision

Innovation drives business growth

History of some popular websites

Police arrest man for daughter’s death

Police arrest teachers for possessing pornography

Two businessmen in court for N13.2m fraud

FCMB drives financial inclusion with customer rewards

S’East govs pick Nwachukwu to lead confab team

FG protests ‘merciless attack’ on Nigerian in South Africa

Omisore seeks police protection over alleged threat to life

Ekiti: Three to die by hanging for rape, murder

Kwankwaso assures corps members of adequate security

Nigerians unfair, ignorant of our operations –NNPC

JTF foils attempt to kidnap another Jonathan’s relation

Gunmen shoot, kidnap radio presenter in Rivers

Fuel subsidy: FG releases N41bn to 27 oil marketers

We won’t reverse anti-gay law, Wali tells UN

DIG heads joint security operations against Benue killings

Canada pulls troops out of Afghanistan

Drink more water to prevent kidney disease -Expert

Plateau approves N7bn for health, education sectors

EU to give Congo $29.5m for road construction

Yobe assures corps members of security

Finance commissioners call for removal of fuel subsidy

Imo begins construction of Owerri flyover

JTF foils another kidnap attempt in Bayelsa

Anambra presents N160m gifts to first class graduates

Imo begins construction of first Owerri flyover

Adamawa CP decorates promoted officers

Again, violence stops voter registration in Osun

Ukraine crisis: Russia begins new military exercises

Labourer jailed for one year for stealing clothes

Housewife docked for shielding suspect

Suswam: Nigerians are no longer safe, says ACF

INEC faults APC’s criticism over voter’s register

Confab: ACPN wants equal representation for parties

Lagos to establish special court for commercial disputes

You must justify promotion, commissioner tells 273 policemen

Climate change: NIMET predicts 25% decline in agro-produce

Customs arrest five, impounds 5,085 bags of rice

Gunmen kill 69 persons in Katsina -BBC

Pension thieves threaten our witnesses – EFCC

Nigeria protests to South Africa over Cape Town beating

B’Haram: Somebody playing politics with soldiers’ money, says Tambuwal

30 million Nigerians still in blackout – FG

Lawmaker advocates JTF, media partnership on insurgents reportage

JAMB extends sales of computer test forms

FG supports Sokoto farmers with N5.64bn -Director

Lagos shuts five firms over tax evasion

Three docked for stealing phones worth N20.7m

Driver nabbed for stealing of employer’s N90, 000

FG juggles list of national conference delegates

Police arraign NGO boss for assault

Egyptian soldier killed in bus attack

Uk woman jailed for microwaving pet kitten

Nine arraigned for unlawful possession of Indian hemp

FIRS unveils new tax system for multinational companies

Sales rep in court for cheating flour mills of N1.1m

Police arrest man with 18 human heads in Ogun

Woman asks for divorce over alleged battery

Jonathan assures corps members of safety

Malaysia plane: China debris images ‘released by mistake’

Ukraine creates National Guard ahead of Crimea vote

Protecting your computer from viruses

Clearing agent in the dock for stealing car

Pope marks first year in office

Businessman in the dock for stealing library books

Court dissolves marriage over husband’s ‘lousiness’

AU, Somali forces begin offensive against militants

Cameron visits Israel, calls for peace

Housewife seeks divorce over husband’s laziness

Kwara seals off 15 dilapidated houses in Ilorin

Kidnappers free Jonathan’s uncle in Bayelsa

Two dead, 23 injured in Texas car crash

Unemployed in the dock over assault

Bauchi could generate N1.6tn annually from Kaolin -RMRDC

US dismisses charges against Indian diplomat

Israeli planes bombard Gaza targets

Pistorius forensic handling queried

Three killed in fresh Venezuela protests

No missing money from Police Pension Fund -Okonjo-Iweala

Salvador’s ex-rebel wins presidential election

Obama vows to support Ukraine

Missing Malaysian plane: China vows to continue search

UN and Congo troops attack Hutu rebels

Gowon, others urge Britain to invest in Nigeria

Angelina Jolie to have more surgery

Libya ex-PM leaves country despite ban

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Gaza militants fire rocket barrage at Israel

G7 warns Russia on ‘annexing’ Crimea

Dangote Sugar Refinery confident about profit

SEC proposes new rules to safeguard clearing houses

Activities close lower as index sheds N38bn

Ecobank grew too fast, says biggest shareholder

Skye Bank, Intercontinental introduce loyalty card

Sterling Bank boosts expansion plan

Dangote, others to speak at Lagos economic summit

Jonathan has done more harm to Nigeria’s unity –Mohammed

Appeal to Ekiti and Osun people

Sunshine State, stand up and be counted

2015: Give Akwa Ibom best gov candidate

Leave them to God

NFF budgets N3.9bn for projects, AGM

Schumacher shows improvement

LASG to fight diseases with potable water

787 policemen get promotion in Ondo command

‘Lagos becoming a model of education in Africa’

PDP slams Amaechi’s good governance conference

Ijaw youths fault Bugaje’s claim on N’Delta oil

Judge’s absence stalls Sanusi’s suit against Jonathan

Defecting senators await court verdict

‘Journalists must be objective’

UN rights chief visits Nigeria over anti-gay law

2015: Insecurity, funding worry Jega

‘Insurgency in the North’ll end soon’

‘Civil service key to good governance’

US urges politicians to shun electoral violence

Violence as voter registration begins in Osun

National confab lacks legitimacy —Northern elders

Lawyer sues Jonathan over appointment

‘Tackle graft with stiffer penalty’

Police grill ex-Unity Bank MD over N2.6bn fraud

Confab: E-voting device not yet installed at venue

Controversy surrounds Gusau’s purported resignation

Suswam, cause of our clashes with Tiv – Herdsmen

Agencies recover 13 bodies from Lagos boat accident

EFCC nabs warder after opening account for inmate

Onyeka Onwenu never assaulted businesswoman –Women centre

Bayelsa command arrests six suspected kidnappers

NSCDC seizes stolen fuel tanker

Police recover N13.6m generators, arrest 26 suspects

Fire destroys 30 shops in Iponri Market

Managing your expenses as a new business owner

Why companies carry out stock splits

How to brainstorm successfully

Missing funds: Jonathan approves forensic audit of NNPC

Disconnect debtor MDAs, FG tells power firms

NCC may force telcos to list on NSE

TCN to demolish buildings close to electricity installations

Reps assure Nigerians of PIB passage

What Abacha’s son and Obesere should teach Nigerians

Ekpo eyes Chavez fight

Rugby league kicks off April 5

Court restrains NFF, LMC over Giwa

OSMI holds workshop for World Cup partners

Lagos, Greensprings get NSSF awards

No court injunction to stop league – LMC

$500,000: Elumelu ready to redeem pledge

Champions League trophy arrives in Nigeria

Pistorius’ trial attracting more interest than World Cup

Tornadoes chairman, coach disagree on officiating

Okpekpe race gets Linkage Assurance sponsorship

Agbonlahor eyes 40-point mark

UEFA investigates Bayern banners

What is wrong with miniskirts?

Was missing Malaysian plane taken by UFO?

Group asks Senate to pass PIB

Business owners’ dilemma when going social

US to release five million barrels from reserve

Fire disaster threatens power infrastructure

Poor services and outrageous bills by IBEDC

S’Africa links Rwandan diplomats to murder attacks

World wide web needs bill of rights — Berners-Lee

Futures fall as China concerns mount

Energy XXI in $2.3bn EPL deal

Ex-Libyan PM leaves country despite travel ban

Nigerians in South Africa petition against police brutality

Dearth of youths in government

Mourners clash with police during protest victim’s burial

Getting more YouTube views

Culprits in N118bn ‘ghost’ workers scam’ll be prosecuted -FG

We’ll resist privatisation of refineries – NUPENG

Police promote 58 officers for dedication to duty

Power: FG commences disconnection of debtor agencies

Attack on Suswam to destabilise Middle Belt – MBF

Senators, aviation agencies lament poor funding of projects

Yerima no longer factor in Zamfara politics -PDP chief

Corruption, impunity Nigeria’s rights issues, CSOs tell UN envoy

Non-release of N4.5bn allocation threatens Navy patrol vessels

Ekiti poll: PDP reverses Obafemi’s clearance

Nigerians, policy makers ignorant of standards – SON

Lack of transparency promotes corruption in Nigeria -UK ex-minister

Judge’s absence stalls Salami’s suit against Jonathan

N11.5bn fraud: A’Court to rule on Alao-Akala’s appeal

Father of five commits suicide in Niger

Reps assure Nigerians on passage of PIB

We’ll demolish buildings close to power installations – TCN

Boko Haram killings, plot to destabilise Nigeria -Mark

Two dead in NYC building explosion

Husband seeks divorce over wife’s illiteracy

Insecurity, funding worry Jega over 2015 elections

Sales manager bolts with employer’s N6.8m

We’ve not arrested Suswam’s attackers -Police

Ekiti poll: INEC warns against double registration

FCTA employs 200 health workers

IG asks officers to combat corruption in police

Demolition: Badia residents demand compensation from Lagos

UNN executes 400 projects with TETFund, IGR

FG plans four bills to reform transport sector

INEC develops guidelines to deepen political process -Commissioner

NPF promotes 387 officers in Jigawa

Kaduna Assembly probes missing mace

$1.69m fraud: Ajudua seeks fresh bail

LASG shuts three firms over N2.3m tax fraud

Man jailed two years for peddling drug

Military Pensions Board seeks commission’s support for retirees’ welfare

Student killed in Sudan protest over Darfur

Court dissolves marriage over threat to life

Businessman arraigned over N2.2m fraud, theft

Five buried alive in Ghana gold mining accident

Police arrest 13 touts at embassies in Lagos

Lawyer, two others arraigned over N43m fraud

PTA rejects students’ transfer to Katsina

Police arraign man, 20, for theft

12 die in Zambia road accident

13 bodies recovered from Lagos boat mishap -NEMA

Turkey: Death of boy triggers fresh unrest

US man walks free after 30 years on death row

Pistorius trial: Door ‘bashed’ with cricket bat, says expert

Missing plane mystery deepens

Bomb explodes near Israeli embassy in Cairo

Libya’s ousted PM defies travel ban

Complement govt. efforts, Wamakko urges

Michelle Bachelet sworn in as Chile’s president

Israel regrets killing Jordanian judge

Russia refuses Ukraine talk

Patience to support UN on women, children rights

Ugandans challenge anti-gay law

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

To the Hon. Minister, Youth Development

Please give me APC slot!

Centenary awards: Soyinka’s decline, Sadiq’s rejoinder

As Nigeria remains underdeveloped

Brutality in primary school

Repairs: LASG to close Dopemu, Iyana Ipaja bridges

‘Gender-based violence should be tackled from home’

Govts must be responsible to people —LG boss

Mentally ill man kills two persons

Two in court for raping pupil in school

Gunmen abduct Bayelsa commissioner’s sister

Eight-year-old girl commits suicide in Enugu

20 feared dead in Lagos

Obasanjo is Nigeria’s worst leader –Kalu

2015: Political parties tackle Jega over campaigns

Confab: FG monetises accommodation for delegates

Pension thieves cashed 400 cheques in one day –Witness

Budget defence: Reps clash over Alison-Madueke

Plot against PDP’ll crumble – Jonathan

B’Haram: FG steps up aerial border watch

PDP postpones Ekiti ward congresses

Police nab six suspected kidnappers in Bayelsa

Jonathan performing despite sectarian violence –PDP

JTF graduates soldiers trained to fight oil thieves

Gunmen open fire on Benue gov’s convoy

Don’t let terrorists sleep, Tambuwal tells FG

Two jailed one month each for house-breaking

Soldiers, policemen, step up security around NNPC HQ

Crisis hits Osun PDP

Amaechi urges action against corrupt leaders

Omisore is jittery over my comments –Ige’s son

Soldiers attack B’Haram camp, seize 700 vehicles

Again, Reps summon Okonjo-Iweala over N24bn pension fund

Schoolchildren killings, senseless —US

Jonathan meets S’West govs over poll

Police arraign pastor for cutting off two-year-old’s fingers

Fumes from factories causing health problems –Residents

Lagos police arrest notorious cult leader

Customs seize 30,000 rounds of ammunition

Turkey: Clashes erupt over death of protest victim

Indian Maoists kill 16 policemen

Bitflux pays $23.25m for broadband Internet frequency

How light affects our brain’s performance

Ending extortion through prepaid metering

Nadal crashes at Indian Wells

Experts seek reduced HIV infection in newborns

Maximising YouTube’s potential

Must Jonathan visit Borno, Yobe?

Nigeria to train non-specialists on mental health

Self-medication is dangerous, avoid it

Southern Sun bags hospitality award

Court remands two teenagers for defiling 12-yr-old girl

For Nwosu, others, it’s a celebration of life

Institute to reward engineers

Amina Odidi, pharmacist extraordinaire

Pricing, regulations hinder Internet penetration – Minister

Five in the dock for stealing NITEL cables

‘EBay CEO’s total pay for 2013 sank 53%’

ABC trains drivers, crew members

Seplat set to list on NSE, LSE

Economic potential of eucalyptus trees

Ecobank removes Tanoh, appoints Essien as CEO

Pension thieves cashed 400 cheques in one day -Witness

Obasanjo is Nigeria’s worst leader –Uzor Kalu

B’Haram attacks LG chairman’s convoy, three policemen, drivers missing

Police kill three robbers in rivers, parade others

No excuse for failure, Aregbesola tells Jonathan

JTF captures wounded B’Haram fighters in Lake Chad -Military

N24bn pension fund: Reps summon Okonjo-Iweala, Aganga, Adesina

Confab: NSCDC deploys 2,000 personnel, hotels offer discount

Marketers blame fuel scarcity on non-payment of subsidy claims

FG must not allow terrorists to sleep -Tambuwal

FG increases aerial border patrol to stop attacks

N61.9bn: Reps accuse colleague of attempting to shield Alison-Madueke

JTF trains 28 soldiers to tackle oil theft

Ugandan rights activists challenge anti-gay law

Anenih appeals to South-West PDP on unity

Nasarawa crisis: Senator accuses gov of implicating Egon elite

We won’t attend NGF retreat, says Jang group

Insecurity: Group urges FG to review strategies

Bayelsa commissioner’s sister abducted in Oloibiri

Boko Haram killings senseless -US envoy

Competency Test: Teachers sue Edo govt.

France to probe missing Malaysian Airlines plane

Senate debates human trafficking bill

Focus on labour issues, NLC directs confab delegates

Gang up against PDP will crumble -Jonathan

Libya PM dismissed over N’Korea oil tanker escape

Refineries privatisation, way forward in petroleum industry -Allison-Madueke

Swedish-UK journalist killed in Afghanistan

Dow seeks growth with Enlist crop/chemicals

Bus conductor remanded for beating up policewoman

EU condemns illegal sale of crude oil in Libya

FG not planning to hike fuel prices -Minister

$3.8bn Total suit: Court adjourns hearing to April 16

ITU trains women on ICT

Immigration arrest 77 foreigners in Bauchi

Pistorius: Defense fails to shake pathologist’s testimony

Wike blames students’ poor performance on reading culture

Court dissolves marriage over lack of care by wife

Lagos CJ advocates children’s rights protection

Driver arraigned over theft of N3.8m truck

EU plans $5.5m relief assistance to CAR refugees

FG plotting to hike fuel prices -APC

Court sentences motorcyclist to six months in prison

Four arrained over alleged cattle theft in Abeokuta

Man, 36, in court for alleged rape of minor

FRSC warns motorists against using fake documents

Court orders arrest of Ekiti cleric over fraud

Woman,32, arraigned for complicity in rape of minor

One killed as bandits engage soldiers in gunfight

Stay away from Ekiti, police warn thugs

Adamawa suspends officials for fraud

Missing Plane changed course – Air force

Contractor suspends renovation of National Stadium swimming pool

Kwara CP warns against political rallies at airport

Police arraign student for stealing Samsung phones

UNESCO, FCT partner on girl-child education

Pistorious: Forensic expert testifies in court

Alicia L. Marshall, entrepreneur with a difference

Nadal, Sharapova beaten at Indian Wells

Relocation of academy from Jos to Enugu not political -FRSC

Dry season: Rice farmers demand water pumps from FG

Looted funds: Bayelsa denies suit against EFCC

23-year-old docked for assaulting policeman

Court convicts women, miscreants for public nuisance

Eight-year-old girl allegedly commits suicide in Enugu

UN Human Rights envoy visits Nigeria

Husband seeks divorce over wife’s negative words, curses

China deploys satellites in hunt for missing plane

Cote d’Ivoire’s minister stresses need for reform agenda

Businesswoman, 32, defrauds customer of N82,000

British journalist shot dead in Kabul

Bomb scare at NNPC Abuja

Missing plane: No terror link in stolen passport

E-commerce giant, eBay, cuts CEO’s pay by 53%

Student leader killed in Venezuela

Colorado makes $2m in marijuana tax

Atiku commends Jonathan on second Niger Bridge

APC urges Jonathan to visit Yobe

New Zealand to vote on flag change

Ukraine crisis: Kerry declines Putin meeting

US declines Putin Ukraine meeting

CAR: UN launches human rights probe

Libya says navy seizes oil tanker from rebels

Missing plane: What we know and don’t know

Monday, March 10, 2014

Russia warns Ukraine over lawlessness

Israel fears future drone attacks

Soldier in custody for colleague’s murder

Turkey frees coup convicts amid political turmoil

Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian at Jordan crossing

Immigrant detention centre hunger strike enters fourth day

Edinburgh child killer found dead in hospital

Nato jets to monitor Ukraine border

Ten countries scour sea for missing Malaysia jet

Earthquake hits California

US to extradite murder suspect in 2038

Nigeria’s elite and revolution

MTN, restore my bundle and airtime

Thank you, The PUNCH

Hon. Peterside’s walkout, another 2015 antics?

FG, NERC and electricity rip-off

JAMB, why this U-turn?

I tried to trace missing $20bn –Sanusi

FG and NITEL workers

Well done, Gov Obi

Agbaje, Ajunwa for Gloryland sports event

Indomie football tourney set to begin

Dream debut for Ogude in Russia

Wine, Yellow houses shine at Shalom Schools meet

Wolves write FA over Ikeme abuse

Abia want El-Kanemi tie moved

Shittu’s injury adds to Millwall’s woes

Kwara commissioner seeks grassroots sports development

Taekwondists ready for Youth Olympic qualifiers, world juniors

Igiebor out for one month

Musa tips Eagles for World Cup semis

Ideye robbed in Ukraine

NTTF Pilot League: Best players for Commonwealth Games

Abdullahi’s sacking: NSC begins review of programmes

‘We were to get N1m for human eye’

I earned N200,000 daily from pipeline vandalism – Fisherman

Driver raped student for 21 days, say police

NDLEA arrests 22-year-old with drug concealed in noodles

Three die in Ibadan church fire

Mother sells three-day-old baby for N260,000

Second Niger Bridge, confab, emblems of cohesion –Jonathan

Sugar, obesity, diabetes, and death

Pensions: Workers protest paralyses govt business in Akure

Senate probes contract executed in B’Haram enclave

Alamieyeseigha: Bayelsa denies suing EFCC

‘Beware of fake NYSC camps’

INEC compiles list of electoral law breakers

Suspected B’Haram members reject secret trial

Visit Yobe attack victims, APC tells Jonathan

Saraki, others may become ministers

B’Haram: DHQ sends fresh 1,000 soldiers to Borno

Messenger in court for impersonating police sergeant

Brace for harsh economic reality, Dickson tells Bayelsans

Jonathan to receive defectors at Kaduna PDP rally

Enforcement of new number plate starts June

Osun group plans education summit

Insurgency: Shehu of Borno declares three-day fasting

‘Awareness of kidney disease prolongs life’

Police promote 777 officers

Fashola signs law to protect consumers

Atiku calls for review of education sector

MASSOB behind Enugu Govt House attack —Police

Confab: Ijaw community rejects Ondo delegates list

Ekiti: PDP clears 13, drops Olowoporoku

FG’ll push for UN reforms, says Wali

Stop disparaging me, Omisore tells Ige’s son

Drop in PCs demand worries experts

Inlaks installs Hyosung Windows7 ATMs in banks

Conducting feasibility study for business development

Foods that prevent hair growth

Kroos puts United on red alert

Mary Slessor House wins Princeton sports meet

Foreign ICT vendors threat to national security – NigComSat

Reliance Jio, Bharti Infratel to share infrastructure

US jobs growth hit by weather

Man, 21, bags 18 months for stealing shoes

Oyo tech varsity takes off Sept

Backup Networks trains specialists in phone repairs

We are not PDP thugs —Task force boss

CPC launches compedium to protect consumer rights

Petrol tanker fire destoys Delta power transmission lines

Task force raids 12 Kano drugs joints

Akpabio wants successor from Akwa Ibom South

JUSUN, ASCON, NUPTE suspend strike

EFCC begins trial of Fani-Kayode for money laundering

Financial literacy in schools curriculum out 2015 -CBN

Alleged child theft: Police withdraw charges against doctor

CPC lists guidelines to protect telecom subscribers

Blackout as truck fire destoys Delta power lines

Kogi Boko Haram cell suspects oppose ‘secret’ trial

Nigeria losing foreign grants – Okojie

FG denies banning fish importation

Soldiers demolish suspected Boko Haram hideout in Kaduna

Osun PDP suspends secretary

Nigerians to own homes with N1.5m –FHA

Atiku tackles Jonathan over proposed second Niger Bridge

S’Sudan protesters accuse UN of arming rebels

Kebbi distributes 4000 JAMB forms to students

NFA budgets N2.08bn for S’Eagles World Cup campaign

NATO jets to monitor Ukraine border

Nigeria ‘ll push for UN reforms, says Wali

FG seeks secret trial for 3 Boko Haram suspects

Oyo judiciary workers to join JUSUN strike

Landlord damages N5.2m property, tenant tells court

AGF opposes Oyinlola’s bid to prosecute MTN

FG urged to remove waiver clause from Cabotage Act

Success of National Conference depends on delegates – Ekweremadu

Nigeria’ll push for UN reforms, says Wali

We generated N9.8tn in two years, FIRS tells Reps

Give Azikiwe befitting burial place, Obi tells Jonathan

FG seeks secret trial for three Boko Haram suspects

Jonathan visits Kaduna, to receive defectors on Tuesday

FG offers 90 Hyundai cars in centenary lottery

Senate probes contract executed in Boko Haram enclave

Atiku advocates decentralisation of education

Lagos clamps down on illegal dredging

Ekiti gov: PDP disqualifies Olowoporoku, two others

Plumber arraigned for stabbing student

Palestinian-Jordanian shot dead at border crossing

German football boss in court over tax evasion

FRSC to start enforcement on new number-plate in June

NDLEA arrests 22-year-old with narcotics concealed in noodles

15-year-old boy in court for stealing 280 fowls

Spain admits wrong in using rubber bullets on migrants

Jonathan must visit Yobe over pupils’ killing -APC

Housemaid in court for stealing N5.2m jewellery

FG urged to strengthen security in schools nationwide

Recharge card vendor in the dock for alleged theft of phones

Missing Jet: Vietnam tightens aviation security

Police arraign tenant who allegedly sent thugs to beat up landlord

Tenant arraigned for sending thugs to beat up landlord

Kwara to engage 5,200 youths

Nigerians divided over Jonathan’s suspension of Sanusi

Strike: Health workers to resume work on Tuesday, says Union

NSCDC uges private security companies to insure workers

AU launches Internet Exchange Point in Namibia

Woman remanded for failure to meet bail conditions

Eight countries, 100 vessels search for missing Malaysian jet

Anambra gov-elect: Court grants APGA’s prayer to join suit

Court remands man for inability to meet bail conditions

N77.8m fraud: Court remands ex-Edo SSG, three others

Fuel scarcity: Commuters stranded in Enugu

Pistorius vomits during autopsy evidence in court

UCH to perform 11 open-heart surgeries in April

Abuja residents decry demolition of business premises

Police arraign businessman for receiving stolen property

14 men sentenced to one week in prison each for disturbance

Borno civilian JTF solicits FG’s support

Court remands two men for abducting teenager

National Conference: TUC commends FG

French court to rule on secret Sarkozy tapes

Two in court for conspiracy, fraud

Man, 27, bags 12 months imprisonment for stealing belts

Pistorius judge bans live broadcast of autopsy

Police arraign two over alleged malicious damage

Man, 28 in court hitting neighbour with shovel

Boko Haram: Shehu of Borno declares 3-day fasting

Putin weighs Ukraine talks, firm on Crimea

Tutu accuses Israel of ‘humiliating’ foreigners

Nepal on alert to stop Tibetan protests

Missing Malaysia Airlines plane ‘a mystery’

Sarkozy’s phone tapped on orders of judges

Pistorius guard defends testimony

Syria rebels free kidnapped Nuns

Mexico kills drug lord thought dead for three years

Syria: Assad using starvation as weapon of war

Libya to use force against N’Korea oil tanker

Fire guts MRS filing station in Abuja

N’Korea poll: No votes cast against Kim Jong-Un

Nuns kidnapped by rebels in Syria freed

Two days later, Malaysia Airliner still missing

Sunday, March 09, 2014

Ogun homeowners’ charter’s extension

The FG’s proposed national conference

Phcn and Abulaka Okokomaiko

Adichie and the anti-gay law

Oyo govt’s traffic control

Street gang menace in Lagos

Rotimi Amaechi vs PDP

Replace Ajumoshe, Imope, Owode Titun transformer

Governor Fashola, is Abijo, Lekki, GRA scheme a scam?

Re-PDP can’t win in West

‘JTF destroyed 308 illegal refineries’

Deepen democracy, Fayemi tells NBA

Presidential jet: Reps accuse FG of blackmail

Jonathan not sincere with National Conference –PPA

40 ships, 34 aircraft search for missing plane

MOSOP, Ex-LG chiefs kick against confab delegates list

Boko Haram: Chief of Army Staff relocates to N’East

UI scientist wins global award

Bayelsa drags EFCC to court over Alamieyesiegha loot

PDP can’t win Rivers, Amaechi tells Jonathan

APC says Jonathan is toying with Ndigbo

Ekiti: Bamidele accuses Fayemi of flouting INEC law

FG insensitive to Kwara, says Saraki

Nigerian youths need repositioning —Kumuyi

Confab: Badagry ethnic nationality alleges marginalisation

NANS urges Fashola to reduce LASU tuition

‘Women must unite against corruption’

Bola Ige’s ghost’ll haunt his killers —Son

Ex-militants get Schlumberger job

Akande accuses INEC of tampering with voter register

Pinnacle gets approval for N40bn fuel loading facility

Bankers’ Committee targets pupils

Enyimba, Raja out of CAF Champions League

Wigan stun Man City, to face Arsenal

National conference: Taraba Christian youths reject state nominees

Power surge electrocutes transformer thief

Increase budget for training, CIIN urges insurers

‘Don’t impose candidate on us’

FG set to reduce desertification — Minister

Ogun to introduce website for land matters

FG’s transformation agenda’ll boost construction sector — FOCI

Woman accuses Onyeka Onwenu of assault, petitions NHRC

How to handle distressed buildings – Dons

Washing machine factory tests Italy’s industrial future

Court jails kidnappers of Baraje’s son 22 years

Wemabod boss advises professionals on changing property tastes

IPC Homes to provide 50,000 houses

Gulf buyers dominate new sales in Dubai

Meat, cheese may be as bad as smoking

Sparklight, HFC collaborate on affordable housing in S’Leone

Work starts on site to create 400 homes

Free anti-property fraud service unveiled for England, Wales

NIQS to examine Africa’s infrastructural growth

Pensioners protest exclusion from national confab

Kidnappers demand N30m to free Rivers PDP chieftain

Scarcity: Petroleum minister accuses marketers of diversion

Police probe attack on Enugu Govt House

Orji emerges S’East Governors Forum chairman

Orji emerges chairman of S’East Governors’ Forum

Wigan shock Man City in FA CUp quarter-finals

Women must unite against corruption- Odumakin

Women must unite against corruption -Odumakin

Bayelsa seeks to recover N1.4bn Alamieyesiegha loot

My father’s ghost’ll continue to haunt his killers – Ige

MOSOP decries Ogoni exclusion from National Conference

JTF destroyed 308 illegal refineries in one month – Commander

2015: No alternative to Jonathan, says Gulak

My father’s ghost’ll continue to haunt his killers -Ige

NNPC stops Nigerian refineries from functioning – Senator

Power transformer thief electrocuted in Ibadan

Judge jails kidnappers of Baraje’s son for 22 years

Pray against terrorist attack on Abuja, plane crashes -Abiara

FG, PDP insensitive to wellbeing of Kwarans – Saraki

PDP removes Ekweremadu from Enugu new secretariat panel

‘Soldiers in my house could not protect my family’

Melaye’s group seeks probe, missing fund, plans protest

National Conference: Jonathan is insincere, says PPA

FRSC warns motorists against fake insurance companies

Malaysia airliner search intensifies, hopes fade

Malaysia Airliner search intensifies, hopes fade

DG appeals to NASS to pass reviewed CMD Act bill into law

Pro-Ukraine activists beaten up in Crimea

Plateau polls: PDP to punish culprits of anti-party activities

Bamidele accuses Fayemi of flouting INEC law

Ohanaeze Nd’Igbo confirms participation in national conference

Terry rules out England return

Youths urged to adopt peace, unity

Groups task govts on women’s access to education, health

Libyan threatens to bomb N’Korean oil tanker

Saturday, March 08, 2014

Malaysian plane: Search resumes off Vietnam

Sultan urges Jonathan to use presidential powers to stop killings

ECOWAS calls for integration plans

50 gunmen attack Enugu govt house

Presidential drama: President Jonathan’s N9bn jet refuses to fly

Why I accepted centenary award —Buhari

We’ll resist privatisation of refineries – NLC

Aguero, Negredo to start against Wigan

COEASU strike: No end in sight

I feel sorry for my wife’s admirers — Nikki Laoye’s husband

PDP will recover Kwara, Nasarawa from APC —Jonathan

We, the people

Centenary honour of controversies

Chances of reducing LASU fee near zero — Lagos govt

Kenyan president, ministers take pay cut

National confab members may defy Jonathan

An encounter with Oyo State’s Ajimobi

Debbie Oghene ages gracefully

Poisonous gas: LASEPA detects carbide in school

82-year-old ‘Marathon Man’

PFAs to invest pension funds in housing

How I was raped by seven men – Woman

Footballers turn lucrative business for kidnappers

The Ojoras step out

FA Cup: Pressure on Man City, insists Rösler

‘Cellphones can’t cause explosion at petrol stations’

Ekiti gov: PDP begins screening of 16 aspirants

EPL: Chelsea thrash 10-man Tottenham 4-0

Patience Jonathan seeks UN recognition of AFLPM

EPL: Man United defeat West Brom 3-0

2015: I won’t impose candidates, Chime promises

Jonathan urges Nigerians to trust PDP

Firm orders soldiers to beat up LEADERSHIP reporter

Police repel attack on Enugu Govt House

Kano releases N6.4m for treatment of two accident victims

Stop patronising traditional birth attendants, experts warn women

Increase in domestic violence worries lawyers

Ijaw youths seek representation in National Conference

Ini Edo rides in exotic BMW X6

To the mature single woman…

Families await news of missing Malaysian airliner

Ekiti/Osun: CSOs score INEC low on voter card’s distribution

China offers Afghanistan help to fight ‘terrorism’

Navy dies in India ship accident

NNPC, CBN must explain missing money, FRC query – Peterside

Ukraine crisis: Russia warns US against ‘hasty’ sanctions

Ejigbo torture: Police declare three wanted

Two soldiers killed in attack on Yemen base

Russia declares support for Crimea breakaway

Malaysia Airlines jet goes missing With 239 on Board

Friday, March 07, 2014

S’Africa expels Rwandan diplomats after raid

Saudi lists Brotherhood as ‘terrorist’ group

Malaysia Airlines loses contact with Beijing-bound plane

How Obasanjo’s govt spent $500m Abacha loot –Okonjo-Iweala

Centenary award to Abacha not unlawful –Presidency

He beat me with wire until I couldn’t sit anymore –Eight-year-old housemaid

Ejigbo torture suspects

LASEPA identifies possible causes of gas emission

Rape cases rise in Borno

Falae relaunches SDP in Abuja

2015: PDP governors meet in Minna today

Tailor arriagned over alleged acid attack on ex-lover

NSE Index rebounds with modest gain

Research reveals Nigerians’ preference for unique products

Heritage Bank supports traders in Lagos

Mobile money awareness still low in Nigeria –Report

IMF predicts growth for Nigeria’s economy

Lagos Bar: Where homosexuality thrives

Boko Haram: Soldiers complain of poor welfare, low morale

Court remands security guard in prison to get interpreter

Centenary award of unpardonable errors

34 perish in Niger auto crash

World Bank approves $42m loan for Lagos schools

It’s great to be a dad –Elenu

National conference not about Jonathan – Presidency

Nigeria we hail thee

What will you do if you catch your partner having sex with another person?

10-month-old baby with hole in the heart needs N2.5m to survive

Fuel hawkers make brisk business in Onitsha

I feel incomplete without a wristwatch – Kaylah

Absence of counsel stalls assault suit against NRC

We don’t want to produce ‘unemployable’ graduates again – ASUP president

No going back on Nembe, Giwa – LMC

Yobo must show hunger for World Cup –Akpoborie

Female doctors do more housekeeping and parenting than male doctors

Ki-Moon hails UN peacekeeping operations in Sierra Leone

Manu picks 12 uninvited players

Turkey may ban YouTube, Facebook

34 traders die, 30 injured in Niger crash

Rape of minors worries police in Borno

FG to generate $5.7bn from 10 power plants -BPE

Malaria, diabetes worst health challenge in Nigeria -Survey

Ejigbo torture: Police solicit information to arrest fleeing suspects

Labour backs Kaduna health workers strike, cholera hits LGs

NSCDC parades two solar power vandals in Enugu

Facebook’s WhatsApp purchase challenged

Adebayo Ogunlesi:United States’ 7th powerful black business executive

Dana Air gets new flight operations director

Court remands robbery suspect in prison

LASU puts off inauguration of students’ union exco

Nigerian Navy hands over three kidnapped expatriates to employer

Troops foil Boko Haram attacks on Borno communities

NYSC deploys 1,910 batch ‘A’ corps members to Gombe, Borno

Falae revives SDP, vows to fight graft, poverty

Malaysian couple to hang for starving maid

Winners emerge for 10 power generation firms

Troops lack capacity to stop North-East killings -ACF

I am not under probe -Baraje

Don’t interrupt democracy, Maku tells military

HP releases another cheap Android tablet

B’Haram cell: Court denies Kogi varsity lecturer bail

Schumacher’s condition remains unchanged -Report

Ukraine: Crimea vote ‘will not be recognised’

Seven killed in Iraq violence

Malaysian opposition leader, Ibrahim, jailed for sodomy

Fire guts Osogbo PHCN control centre, total backout looms

ICC finds DRC warlord, Katanga, guilty

Oscar Pistorius ‘Cheated On Ex With Reeva’

EPL: Agger defends himself over tackle that injured Wilshere

Argentina foils plot to smuggle cocaine to Spain

Malaria spreads to higher altitudes -Study

DR Congo warlord, Katanga, faces ICC verdict

Malaysia bans comic book for using ‘Allah’

Nigeria gays receive lashes for ‘homosexual offences’

DR Congo warlord Germain Katanga faces ICC verdict

UN chief calls for more troops in CAR

Gambler sues casino after losing $500,000 in US

Deaths reported in Venezuela barricade clash

Nigeria wasted over $600bn revenue in five decades -Ezekwesili

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Ukraine crisis: Platini backs Russia’s right to play in W’Cup

Bauchi, Shippers’ Council, to partner to boost economy

Guilty plea in US general’s sex case

S’Leonean caught with N35m cocaine in soap tablets

Turkish general wins court appeal

Ukraine crisis: ‘Illegal’ Crimean referendum condemned

Buhari as APC candidate

Re: Dame Jonathan’s pastor goes to jail

Stop posting corps members to North

Persistent darkness in Nigeria

Traffic on Apapa-Oshodi Expressway

Jonathan’s handling of B’Haram

Ogun TRACE Safety Seminar

The sacking of sports minister

Halima Abubakar turns music-entrepreneur

Most producers don’t know I’m a doctor –Kiki

In Ibadan, cutlure apostles celebrate Black History Month

Ambitious, but no teachers to nurture their dreams

Man arraigned for N420,000 fraud on Facebook

Reps summon Okonjo-Iweala, others over N29bn pension fund

Kidnapped PDP members regain freedom

New power minister resumes

APC and the pledge of a new nation

APC unveils code of ethics, promises better Nigeria

FG names delegates to National Conference

We killed 20 terrorists in Borno – DHQ

Bonas MacFarlane berths in Nigeria, targets pupils, parents

10,000 violent attacks on schools in 4 years -Report

Osun shuts unregistered schools

Firms lift schools with libraries, ICT centre

Greenwood celebrates World Book Day

Man, 36, remanded for allegedly raping 2-yr-old girl

Ngr vs Mexico: Excited Balogun opts for surgery

Mourinho hints move for Balotelli

Kenya, Sudan game called off in venue row

Power: FG secures N54.5bn for bulk trader

Insurance: Dead security officers’ relatives make N1.5bn claims

CPC meets telecoms firms’ CEOs over poor services

FG to spend N17bn on 2016 census

FG hands over Olorunsogo power plant to SEPCO-Pacific

FG imposes 2% tax on phones, computers, others

Police arrest LASTMA official for assault

Vehicles crush 20 pupils in Anambra, C’River

13 Lagos pupils slump after inhaling poisonous gas

Women protest Boko Haram’s killings, abduction

Wife of dead banker petitions N’Assembly

APC leader got N84bn contract under Sanusi – PDP

Lent: Northern govs ask for Christians’ prayer

PDP wants defected N’Assembly members’ seats declared vacant

NDLEA arrests S’ Leonean

2015’ll determine Nigeria’s unity –Abdulsalami

Same-sex marriage and human rights

Idowu hails Lagos as Premier Lotto Athletics ends

Hills to discovery grow steeper

Strategies for generating consumer demand

How Belgium pressed me to dump Eagles —Imoh

Insecurity: Unregistered aliens risk deportation by May

Is there still something called Nigerian education?

Five Afghan soldiers killed in NATO strike

Stocks rise on Ukraine diplomacy

Foods with less than 100 calories

NECO to accommodate pupils of closed Unity Schools

Kwakwanso’s deceit causing disunity among govs – Jang

Turkish firms inspire Nigerian entrepreneurs

NSE index falls by 0.47%

Murray handed tough draw at Indian Wells

Declare defected senators seats vacant, PDP tells Mark, Tambuwal

Gov primaries will split Ekiti PDP -Aluko

Boko Haram members don’t deserve pity, says FG

Confab: Ex-PUNCH chairman, Ogunsola, Bakare, 490others make list

Nigeria wasted $600bn oil revenue in 13 years -Ezekwesili

Declare defected senators’ seats vacant, PDP tells Mark, Tambuwal

Seven killed in fresh attack in Borno

2015 will determine Nigeria’s unity -Abubakar

APC faults Rivers exclusion from FG’s project list

S’Leonean arrested with N35m cocaine in soap tablets

Influx of destitute into Abuja, security threat -Minister

Senate demands details of Auditor-General’s probe of NNPC accounts

Six injured as soldiers, youths clash in Kaduna

Police arrest contractor, others over Enugu building collapse

NDLEA seizes 1.79kg of cocaine from post office

Budget: 2016 census to gulp N17bn


CDS seeks legal backing for military

Man in jail for stealing from church

Octogenarian polygamist sues ex-wife, Magistrate

Bayelsa’s revenue drops by N5bn – Dickson

APC leader got N84bn contract under Sanusi -PDP

Yero signs Kaduna N200bn 2014 budget

FG approves new e-passport fees

FRSC to arrest motorists with fake documents

2015: APC unveils code of ethics, promises new Nigeria

Soldiers kill 20 insurgents, foil another attack in Borno

Stolen petrol: NSCDC hands over 5,500 litres to NNPC

Tragedy hits Anambra, car crushes seven Awka pupils

NHIS targets 70.8 million Nigerians in 2015

Cote d’Ivoire govt to restructure small-scale gold washing sector

Police arrest bandits who rob, beat traders in Kwara

Bus conductor arraigned for stealing N30,000 recharge cards

Man bags jail term for stealing in church

Bida mega polygamist, Masaba, sues ex-wife, Magistrate

Jonathan’s adopted father’s kidnappers reject N30m offer

13 Ogba Grammar School students injured by gas leak

Kwankwaso’s dishonesty caused division among govs -Jang

Jailed drug trafficker bags 20 years for fresh offence

Truck kills pupil, injures two in Calabar

158,840 foreigners barred from Nigeria in 2013 – Immigration

INEC calls for peace as Osun election nears

N3.2m fraud: Court slams N2m bail on civil servant

Tunisia lifts state of emergency

Father, sons arraigned for allegedly beating up tenant

National confab: principal officers arrive Abuja

Strike paralyses medical activities at National Hospital

251 illegal immigrants arrested in Makurdi

32-year-old housewife arraigned over Blackberry phone theft

Car dealer in the dock over alleged car theft

251 illegal immigrants arrested in Benue

Court jails two labourers for stealing sewage covers

Visa scam: Police arraign businessman

Kwara proposes child rights clubs in schools

Iran says Israel lying about rockets

Police arraign servant charged with stealing BRT tickets

Sarkozy, seeks injunction over secret tapes

Children injured ‘planting bomb’ in Bahrain

Egypt court postpones Morsi’s trial

EFCC re-arraigns Fani-Kayode over alleged N100m money laundering

Two Chinese arrested for human trafficking in Ghana

Ukraine: Crimea legislators vote to join Russia

Man wants divorce over wife allegedly staying out late

Police nab two suspected kidnappers in Enugu

UNICEF commends Kebbi for N158m malnutrition payment

Gunmen attack home of exiled Rwandan general

US, Britain ask Russia to honour Budapest Memorandum

Venezuela remembers late leader Chavez

Indian couple killed for practising witchcraft

UN praises Sierra Leone as successful story of post-conflict recovery

International friendly: Mexico hold Nigeria to goalless draw

Shareholders fault NSE, CSCS on new notification system

Sweden suspends Uganda aid over anti-gay law

Five Afghan soldiers killed in Nato strike

Niger extradites Gaddafi’s son Saadi to Libya

Early treatment ‘cures’ second US HIV-positive baby

Head-butt: Pardew charged by English FA

Ukraine crisis: EU leaders to hold emergency talks

US intelligence under fire over Ukraine

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

How to overcome Boko Haram

Boko Haram war

Senate directive to army chief

Centenary awardees

Abacha’s Centenary award

Is breast-feeding really better?

High-protein diets might shorten life span

Drug may offer better protection against HIV infections

Developing gas resources for economic growth

Patronise local meter manufacturers, lawmaker urges Discos

IPMAN sells kerosene for N50 in Ilorin

Jebba customers owe IEDC N1.8bn

IKEDC, Lagos tackle energy wastage among consumers

Meristem Securities inaugurates online trading platform

Market capitalisation sheds N23bn as equities extend losses

European shares steady ahead of Ukraine talks

CIBN moves to stop money laundering, fraud

BCAN to protect bank customers’ interest

Sanusi’s suspension must not affect CBN–Senator

Keystone Bank promotes 627 employees

GTBank subsidiary changes name to Imperial Homes

Emadeb boosts local content with tank farm

PTDF to spend N15bn on Kaduna Petroleum Institute

S’Sudan soldiers die in dispute over pay

Venezuelans remember Chavez with pomp and protests

India prepares for world’s largest elections

PM’s aide resigns over child sex abuse pictures

Egyptian panel blames Mursi’s supporters for deaths

Maori King snubs William and Kate royal visit

NSCDC hands over stolen petrol to NNPC

LASG seeks partnership with navy

APC to alter congress timetable

Mixed reactions greet sports minister’s removal

‘Pistorius fired a gun in restaurant’

Aunty Ayo Int’l School holds inter-house sports

Neymar scores hat-trick against S’Africa

Abdullahi’s sacking: Triumph of politics over excellence, says APC

When PDP rally unites feuding members in Kwara

APC has no candidate to compete against Jonathan – Osom

More aviation officials to lose jobs

NIMC begins production of national ID cards

‘MTN paid N1tn to government in 12 years’

Power supply: FG to take $170m French loan

Fuel scarcity: DPR sanctions 57 marketers

US seizes $458m Abacha loot

PDP, APC Reps clash over kerosene subsidy

Varsities get Nov 30 deadline for new payment system

‘FRSC issued 620,925 driving licences in three years’

Ekiti teachers get N30m car loan

Lagos Appeal Court shut

Jonathan fires Abdullahi, swears in 11 ministers

Reps warn EFCC

B’Haram stalls oil search in Chad Basin

Court fixes Nnamani trial for June 17

Reps summon Anyim over N767m hotel bills

Amaechi urges N’Assembly to protect democracy

Lent: Mark, Ahmed call for prayers against B’Haram

Aviation workers suspend strike

Judge threatens to free B’Haram founder’s suspected killers

Insurgency: ‘Cameroon, others supporting Nigeria’

Mimiko signs N168bn budget, approves N4.3bn road project

National library begins exhibition of centenary memoirs

2015: Jonathan’s ambition scares PDP aspirants away

Sacked judge sues President, NJC

FG shuts unity schools in Yobe, Borno, Adamawa

I don’t know my exact age – Obasanjo

Boko Haram: Lack of gunships hinders military operations

200 houses razed, 16 killed in Plateau attack

Road to Anfield tourney set to begin

Bakare named NBBF Technical Director

IWF awards Nigeria weightlifting gold

Top personalities for Awolowo U-10 football final

Jonathan’s banal handling of Boko Haram terror

Endometriosis: Tackle that menstrual pain

Society as template for developing mental capital

Prepare to ‘age well’

Surprising benefits of apples

Mother’s diet linked to premature birth

Fire razes houses in Lagos

EFCC arraigns Bayelsa ex-employees over N14.7m fraud

Police arraign 24-year-old for kidnapping

Court jails woman for sneaking phones into prison

Controversy over law student’s alleged suicide in OAU

I raped my daughter to get a job –Father

Teenager who sued parents loses court case

Nigerian jailed in UK for swindling six women of £186,000

Landlords, prepare for property tax

Birmingham’s NEC Group put up for sale

How Jonathan has betrayed Nigerians

How much is your spare time worth?

Don’t be a victim of scam

Alleged rape: Police release Obesere

Unofficial guide to be a Nigerian man (1)

On Nigerian trains, passengers are like refugees (2)

Australians priced out of housing — Report

Protest in Osun over proposed council creation

Jonathan, Sanusi and corruption incorporated

Why we want to build hostel for women –YWCA

Rescuers save children caught in waves

Man heckles Clinton during N’Ireland speech

Please, stop this ESCORP madness

How share reconstruction affects your holdings

Admiral’s £370m profits ‘solid not flashy’

Editors target N850m for Abuja office complex

Embrace dialogue, Yuguda, Dankwanbo urge Boko Haram

I don’t know my real age -Obasanjo

FG to reduce tariff on imported rice

Fuel scarcity: NNPC supplies 209 million litres

Pension scam: EFCC re-arraigns Tahir for N514.9m fraud

PDP, APC Reps disagree over kerosene subsidy probe

Fuel scarcity: DPR sanctions 58 marketers in Abuja

I don’t have a record of my birth -Obasanjo

FG shuts five unity schools in Yobe, Borno, Adamawa

Bunkering can’t warrant fuel scarcity – DPR

Aviation trade unions shelve strike

Abortion kills 34,000 women annually in Nigeria -Group

PTDF to spend N15bn on Kaduna petroleum institute

Slug, Sacked judge challenges dismissal, sues Jonathan, NJC

Yero vows to tackle Kaduna cattle rustlers

Judge may stop trial of alleged B’Haram founder’s killers

Insurgency responsible for low oil exploration in Chad basin – NNPC

India names general election dates

Reps probe Danjuma’s presidential advisory committee

Boko Haram can lead to Nigeria’s disintegration -northern Christians

Wakili assumes duty as minister of state for power

Don’t be used for political vendetta, Reps warn EFCC

Protect Nigeria’s democracy from disasters, Amaechi tells NASS

NAFDAC threatens to clamp down on medicine dealers

Kebbi varsity hostel gutted by fire

FG lying to Nigerians on fuel scarcity -APC

Kosovo footballers draw with Haiti in Mitrovica debut

New Minister pledges improved health care system

N25m fraud: EFCC seeks dismissal of businessmen’s application

Renovation: Appeal court in Lagos shuts down indefinitely

Lent: Ahmed calls for prayers against insurgents

Insurgency stalls oil exploration in Chad basin -NNPC

Woman, 21, arraigned for stealing baby

Estate agent in the dock over alleged N232,000 fraud

60% of Edo driving licence is fake, says FRSC

Nasarawa LG Poll: CJ constitutes election petition tribunals

Ekiti plans car loan for primary school teachers

Man remanded for allegedly raping daughter

GSM users seek compensation from service providers

Man to spend 95 days in prison for breaking truck windscreen

Ondo commissioner advocates special court for rape cases

Plumber arraigned for allegedly impersonating soldier

72-year-old charged with N1.8m theft

OAU 400-level Law student found dead in hostel

Chevron donates e-libraries to Adamawa, Kano

N500m suit: Ajimobi, others seek out of court settlement

Israel intercepts Gaza bound Iran weapons ship

Police storm Jos federal school as staff protest transfer

Kaduna adopts measures to protect forest reserves

Man in the dock for attack on policeman

Court adjourns Fani-Kayode’s trial to Mar 6

Nine killed in midnight attack in Plateau

Katsina approves N230m for scholarship

Atiku to deliver keynote address at communication conference

Nnamani’s lawyer stalls N4.5bn money laundering trial

Prices of yam, Irish potatoes, cocoyam increase in Jos -Survey

Anambra traffic agency sacks 168 officials

Two Lagos sex workers jailed three months

One dead, 24 injured in Indonesian ammunition depot explosion

Labourer remanded in prison for stealing shoes

No more agents in driving licence application, says FRSC

Blood screen shows risk of healthy people dying

Crimea forces are not Russian, minister insists

Ukraine crisis: France warns Russia could face EU sanctions

Ukraine: Nigeria plans evacuation of citizens

Kwara disburses N215m loan to farmers

Jonathan sacks Sports Minister, Abdullahi

Gunmen kill 16, burn 200 houses in Plateau

Woman, 80, crushed by train in Jigawa

Gulf ambassadors pulled out from Qatar

Pistorius prosecutor: Loud argument, then ‘Blade Runner’ killed girlfriend

S’Sudan: Gunfire erupts at army HQ

Al-Jazeera reporters’ trial to resume in Egypt

Obama calls for tax changes in 2015 budget

Venezuela protests on eve of Chavez’s anniversary

India to announce election dates

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Pistorius murder trial to resume in S’Africa

Australian rejects Qantas $2.7bn loan request

Ukraine crisis: Obama urges Russia pullback

Ukraine crisis: US condemns Russia’s aggression

Uganda to send troops to Somalia

Egypt court bans Palestinian group, Hamas

Multiple entries: Experts seek protection for domestic airlines

LCCI calls for speedy revival of rail system

CFL Global acquires Skynet franchise in Nigeria

NRC begins pensioners verification exercise

Coscharis, Epe Resorts partner to boost business activities

AFC secures first international credit rating

Lagos to sue FG over federal allocation

Cleric blames moral decadence on poor family values

Lagos mortgage scheme will empower the poor –Fashola

Another bombastic statement by the Nigerian Army

FG slashes police salary budget by N13bn – IG

Obasanjo’s ex-lawyer asks court to stop national conference

INEC will overcome challenges —Jega

‘Osun owes N30bn’

Amaechi asks Jonathan to release Rivers’ money

Omisore is an unserious aspirant, says Aregbesola

Ekiti gov campaigns begin March 23 – INEC

Budget: Works ministry’s debt higher than capital allocation

Reps declare permanent secretary unfit to hold office

Govs abusing me, not helping their states – Jonathan

‘Nigeria’ll witness shorter rainy season in 2014’

Court hears defected gov’s motion against PDP March 19

‘ICT can solve unemployment problem’

Our opinion poll more credible than PDP’s – APC

Pension thief loses hotel to FG

‘Awo’s ideals enough to develop Nigeria’

Labourer bags three months imprisonment for house-breaking

Jonathan swears in new ministers today

Who is afraid of retirement?

Fighter jets, troops halt B’Haram’s advance to Damaturu

Jonathan sacks heads of aviation agencies

CBN approves liquidation of 83 microfinance banks –NDIC

Senate committee rejects sports ministry’s budget

Corporate bodies back DOAMF golf

Corporate governance, key in administration – ICSAN

Debt burden not a threat to economy – FG

NSE to reduce transaction costs by N1.2bn

Mall of America secures financing for expansion

Govt arrests village head for encroachment in Ondo

Glencore sees grownig demand for commodities

Scarcity: Petrol sells for N200

Elements of successful Facebook fan page

Task before Adamawa delegates

Abati, please return

Impending people’s power

Jaguar rolls out new XE

Guard finds bomb inside bank in Osun

Guitar boy still waiting for investors

PDP’s N11m governorship nomination form

Automakers cast wary eye toward Russia

Boko Haram and Nigeria’s new conflict economy

Succession plan: Buffett fails to dispel investor angst

Lagos begins allocation of homes to beneficiaries

Brazil has a lot of work to do -FIFA

Awo’s ideals sufficient to develop Nigeria -Aregbesola, Yakassai

Nigeria’s economy not threatened by debt burden -FG

Police arrest 13 suspected cult members in Lagos

FG needs N25bn to develop Nigeria’s tourism master plan

PIB publicity: Petroleum ministry can’t explain N500m spending

Security: Police restrict movement of motorcycles, tricycles in Katsina

N25bn needed for Tourism Masterplan, says Minister

W’Cup: England manager Hodgson seeks psychiatrist for help

Sanusi: Senate committee urges for calm in CBN

IG frets as FG slashes police salaries by 13bn

Release Rivers full allocations, Amaechi urges FG

Our opinion polls more credible than PDP’s -APC

Super Eagles ‘ll do Africa proud, says Maigari

Jonathan approves retirement of indicted judges

CP to pay businessman N1m for unlawful detention

ICT can solve unemployment -Ighodalo

Reps decry Information Ministry’s low budgetary allocation

Reps dismiss, perm sec, say you are not fit to hold office

Nigeria’ll witness shorter rainy season in 2014 – NiMet

Budget: Works ministry’s N118bn debts higher than capital allocation

Activist asks court to stop national conference

Senate seeks protection for Nigerian students in Ukraine

Yobe spends N3bn on drainage channel -Official

NSE to reduce trade alert annual transaction cost by N1.24bn

EFCC arraigns Bayelsa employees over N14m fraud

Killing of students by B’ Haram won’t happen again-IG

Petrol hits N300 per litre in Calabar

Senate Committee rejects Sports ministry’s 2014 budget, summons Minister

Court vacates order restraining Brymo from releasing albums

After Oduah’s removal, FG sacks aviation agencies chiefs

Jonathan approves compulsory retirement of two judges

DPR seals two filling stations in Jos over fuel diversion

I can’t eat whenever I remember Yobe killings -Mantu

CBN set to liquidate 83 micro finance banks -NDIC boss

IG promotes 24,118 police officers

Navy defies court order to release petrol-laden vessel

Neglect of mother-tongue by Nigerian parents saddening -British educationist

Witness breaks down at Pistorius trial

Trader charged with attempted murder of friend

Boko Haram raids Borno again, kills 40 persons

Woman, 42, urges court to disolve 27-year-old marriage

Police arraign two drivers for violating traffic rules

Court convicts man for forging HND, NYSC certificates

Anambra condemns attacks on Orient Petroleum Plc facilities

NUT kicks against competency test for Edo teachers

Onitsha-based trader remanded in prison over alleged theft

Labourer bags 135 days in prison for attempting to steal phone

Ex-Kogi senator in court for impersonating EFCC official

Sokoto to expand stadium capacity

2nd Niger Bridge ground breaking holds March 10 -Jonathan

NASS to lift embargo on electronic voting -Ekweremadu

Businessman faces N400, 000 fraud charge

Pandemonium in bank over bomb uncovered in Osun

World Cup hiccups under control, says Blatter

Egypt court bans all activities by Hamas

Ikeja electricity coy to partner Lagos on energy conservation

Protests in Mauritania over Quran desecration

Bauchi SUBEB to train 25,000 teachers on ICT

TUC to picket companies that violate Labour laws

My husband is talkative, i want divorce, wife begs court

PDP makes N157m from 17 Ekiti governorship aspirants

Communal crisis stalls dam construction in Akwa Ibom

Wife begs court to dissolve her marriage.

Egypt bans Hamas activities

Ukraine: Putin describes ex-president’s ouster as ‘coup’

Police arraign couple charged with assault on co-tenants

Rolls-Royce: India puts all deals on hold

Unknown gunmen kidnap legislator in Bauchi

Congestion at train stations as fuel scarcity worsens

Ukrainian crisis: Putin orders end to military exercises

Nurses postpone strike indefinitely

Doctors’ strike paralyses health services in India

Angry people ‘risking heart attacks’

US court rejects BP payment appeal

Police dispels rumour of bomb discovery in Kano

Clashes in Syria halt aid delivery

UN issues warning on Syria at rights council

Nasarawa Deputy Governor dumps APC

Three policemen killed at Bahrain protest bombing

Ukraine: Crimea under a ‘low-key’ invasion

Monday, March 03, 2014

Lagosians groan as fuel scarcity bites harder

Strip clubs juicier than street business –Sex workers

Educationist unveils two new books

Good time for female writers

FG recruits forest guards to fight B’Haram

YWCAN shops for N1.2bn for hostel

Clark, Bozimo ask Jonathan to re-contest

N30m fraud: FCMB denies out-of-court settlement

Kwara floats N150m transport scheme

Court remands two for killing union boss

Students storm Oyo governor’s office, block gate

Churches clash over place of worship

Gunmen stab councillor to death in Rivers

Police nab pirates in Ondo

Church robbery: Slain policemen not on official duty

Magistrate jails man for feigning ignorance of English

15 investors to fund power plant with $1bn

‘Report on $4.6m demurrage payment not ready’

FG to open bids for NIPP plants Friday

Petrol supply to improve by Thursday —Marketers

Forbes names Dangote 23rd richest in the world

National Conference: FG names ex-CJN, Kutigi, chairman

Bloodbath continues as Boko Haram kills 35

Nine people remanded in Osogbo for robbery

National conference is ill-timed, says Ebri

N2.3m fraud: Court reviews bail conditions for accused

National conference’ll transform Nigeria– Igbo leaders

Jonathan canvasses people-oriented governance

Edo NLC announces suspension of strike

‘Lagos committed to alternative dispute resolution’

Centenary: PDP faults Amaechi’s absence

‘Use of force can’t tame B’Haram’

Court dismisses Ajudua’s demand for Bamaiyi’s trial

I remain PDP national secretary, Oyinlola insists

PDP can’t win in South-West – APC

Ekiti 2014: 12 PDP aspirants buy form

‘We sponsored 16 bills’

Poly students may lose full session —Striking lecturers

Johnson leads Commonwealth forum on broadband expansion

Beware, worms can give you cancer

Nigeria’s Centenary: Another elite jamboree

Julius Baer curbs CEO pay after shareholder disapproval

The rise of content marketing for businesses

Transcorp records 175% rise in profit

Franco-German thinkers offer Euro-treaty alternative

7,000 schools for Milo Basketball

SSS arrests graduate, B’Haram members for killing Islamic cleric

I didn’t deserve Classic win –Rory

Two Together Railcard goes on sale

Amaechi blasts FG over centenary celebration

FG names ex-CJN Kutigi national conference chairman

Boko Haram raids Borno community, kills 29

Power: Global firms invest $1bn in 450MW plant

Zaria cleric’s death: SSS arrests ABU graduate, six others

New database licence, number plates will check terrorism -FRSC

Micro finance banks critical to rural economies – commissioner

Yobe: ECOWAS condemns attack

Niger threatens to sanction Talba Housing Estate allottees

China captures train station attack suspects

Forest guards to join military in combating Boko Haram

One killed in riot at S’Arabia migrant detention centre

Gunmen kill three policemen in Katsina

Twelve Ekiti State PDP gov aspirants pick form

We sponsored 16 bills, moved 23 motions – APC Reps

Nigeria drifting towards dangerous waterfall -Amaechi

Surrender or be attacked Russia tells Ukrainian troops

Northern govs to abolish fees in secondary schools

3,000 ex-militants fret over non-inclusion in amnesty programme

Olympiakos striker Olaitan stable in hospital

Hoodlums stab councillor to death in Rivers

Negotiate with Boko Haram, Ndoma-Egba tells northern leaders

Commuters groan over escalating transport fares in Calabar

13 killed in Kano auto-crash

Olympiakos striker, Olaitan, collapses during Athens derby

National conference, a vehicle for transformation – Igbo leaders

Kano procures N21. 8m relief materials for flood victims

FG urged to involve civil society groups against insurgency

EFCC asks court to order Cross Country boss’ arrest

Privatisation: 42 companies bid for NIPP, says BPE

$5.9m fraud: Court fixes March 11 for Ajudua’s arraignment

Privatisation: 42 companies bid for NIPP – BPE

UK lecturer jailed for helping murderers to escape

FRSC proposes more road signs in Oyo

Court remands 49-year-old man for allegedly raping minor

World Cup: Brazil panicks as 100-day countdown begins

Security gaurd arraigned for raping girls at gunpoint

Trader gets 200 hours community service for lying

Kaduna health workers begin indefinite strike

Court remands two over alleged murder

Tricycle rider bags eight weeks imprisonment for dangerous driving

Kwara makes Almajiri schools conventional

Niger needs $390m for humanitarian matters in 2014 – UN

Egypt police jailed 10 years for killing activist

Gates regains top spot as world’s richest man

Sales clerk arraigned for stealing N905,000

Presidency lauds Emir for Kwara peace

Apple Launches IPhone Voice Control for Drivers

ICJ opens genocide trial against Serbia

Police arraign 2 men for allegedly beating up hotel staff

Fresh clashes erupt in Venezuela

Osun election: NOA to sensitise students, residents against violence

Herdsman remanded for alleged culpable homicide

Kebbi approves N1.3bn for feeding of school students

Police arraign two men for theft

Ukraine crisis: Russia tightens military grip on Crimea

CAR: Ex-minister hacked to death with machetes

MPs shot, injured as protesters storm Lybia’s GNC

Pistorius pleads not guilty at Steenkamp murder trial

11 killed in Pakistani court attack

NSC, NFA defend 2014 budget on March 10

Presidency faults APC’s purported poll

Oscars: Slave, Gravity share Academy spoils

Nigerian faces jail term for cheating in pilots exam in South Africa

PM says Ukraine on the ‘brink of disaster’

North Korea frees Australian missionary

Obama and Putin clash over Ukraine

Sunday, March 02, 2014

Syria jihadist group Isis ‘retreating after warning’

UN warns of food crisis in CAR

New Ukraine’s navy chief defects

Failure of policing

Overzealous police officers

Re: Remembering James Aboderin

On Nigeria’s centenary

FG hands over Iwopin Paper Mill to investor

We’re ready for US FAA assessment – NCAA

N700m daily subsidy on kerosene wasteful – Abe

Osun, French firm seal N6.15bn power plant deal

China blames separatists for knife rampage

Ukraine mobilises after Putin’s declaration of war

Itching: More than skin-deep

Make bathroom time less stressful

Recognise emotional eating, stop it

When fathers saved a baby’s life

You need not have cancer

Older fathers: Psychiatric problems in kids?

Anger as Jonathan celebrates centenary on Facebook

Reno Omokri’s blunder and lessons for us all

Twitter best practices for brands (1)

Cholera kills 10 in Bauchi

PDP, Kwara at war over workers’ welfare

PDP steps up efforts to capture S’West

NBA, Sagay back US, say graft thrives in Nigeria

Amun hails Yobo’s return

Man City win League Cup

Canada 2014: Nigeria face Mexico, England

Oduamadi on target, Emenike back

Olaitan collapses as Pana beat Olympiakos

Balogun rules Chess Heights Monthly

Udo-Akagha wins HotSports Ladder Challenge

NUGA Games of fun, sales and disappointment

Yobo overspent, not needed –Laloko

Sturridge can reach 100 caps – Hodgson

Moyes needs time –Ferguson

Shearer fears for Pardew

Eagles to play Scotland in London

Enyimba lose at home

I want Crawford rematch –Burns

Ngr vs Mex: Mikel, Moses first in Atlanta

Lagos to host DAWN Games

Boko Haram destroys Borno village, kills 39

FG justifies Nigeria’s centenary celebration

Anglican Church members take anti-homosexuality oath on members

APC’s survey rates Jonathan low on corruption

Saraki siblings and the scramble for Kwara

Oath system and realities of international litigation

State of emergency: Legality and other matters

Air crashes: Need for criminal prosecution

Victim of illegal eviction gets redress

Mark seeks tougher measures against kidnappers

B’Haram: Group asks northern elders to act

Anambra: Obidigbo asks court to stop Obiano’s inauguration

Govt urges residents to ensure cleanliness

LASG wants more training for advertisers

Customs seek inter-agency collaboration with police

Gunmen abduct three polio workers in Bauchi

Hoodlums release suspect from police custody

Court jails warder for extorting with Aregbesola’s phone

Confusion as suspected cultists disembowel man

JTF shuts 17 illegal refineries, arrests oil thieves

‘I did not force my daughter into marriage’

Robbers attack church, kill two policemen in Ibadan

Ndoma-Egba seeks mandate for fourth term

ASUU to clash with Fashola over tuition hike

Double registration: Court to hear case against Obiano

Privatise tertiary hospitals, UCH CMD tells FG

‘Visa for preacher in order’

Senior Sprint executive to leave company

When police officers manage their own insurance scheme

Market turnaround likely this month – Analysts

CBN defends naira with $6.4bn in eight weeks

Kaymu lauds adoption of niche marketing by SMEs

Goldman Sachs’s Egol retires

Israel’s Discount, Koor complete merger

NESG boss wants peace in PDP

Online identity theft rising in Nigeria – Lawyer

Sale of US municipal bonds fell in February

Rural agriculture finance crucial to economic growth –AFRACA

Tackle climate change, experts urge agric economists

Vodacom exposes students to cloud computing

Novartis chairman rules out merger with Roche

Nigeria, others for US construction expo

APC seeks to frustrate Jonathan’s Kwara visit – PDP

PDP, Kwara govt at war over workers’ welfare

Ekweremadu in Japan, laments Hiroshima bombing, preaches peace

Ekiti partners firm on tourism devpt

Bishop happy with pilgrims’ departure from Enugu airport

Factions disagree over Nnamani’s return to PDP

APC holds summit on Thursday, to unveil roadmap

Man City wins Capital One Cup

Pakistan to halt targeted air strikes against Taliban

Mark seeks stringent measures against kidnappers

20,000 Nigerians obtained visas to China in 2013 -Envoy

39 feared dead as gunmen attack Borno community

Centenanary Awards: Ajunwa grateful to Jonathan, Nigerians

Polls close in Thai general elections

JTF arrests eight suspected oil thieves

APC to unveil manifesto, March 6

Maku calls for public cooperation in fight against terrorism

Sokoto to establish more micro-finance banks

29 killed, 130 injured at China train station

Voting resumes in Thai elections

Ukraine crisis: Obama tells Putin to pull troops back

Bomb blast kills 35 in Maiduguri

Ukraine puts forces on full combat alert

Navy jet crashes during training flight in US

29 killed, 130 injured at China train station massacre

EPL: Newcastle fine Pardew £100,000 over Meyler clash

CP advises against do-or-die politics

Saturday, March 01, 2014

Arowolo: Long walk to justice

Red House win Beehive School sports event

Nigeria won’t break up — Obasanjo

Local militia can stop Boko Haram — Atiku

Sharing centenary award with Abacha, an insult — Soyinka

We don’t have N500m ransom for Jonathan’s uncle — Family

Borno: 35 die in Boko Haram twin attacks

Displaced Bakassi indigenes want resettlement

Ify Ighodalo unwinds

A case for language policy

My dad didn’t support my music career — Joe El

Losses from flood raise insurance claims

ANA eyes Agary’s Yellow Yellow

Grace Egbagbe mellows

Shimmery pieces

Latifat Lamoliate still in view

Staring at Righteous Man in Power

Syria civil war ‘horrors’ lead US human rights report

Sanctions against judges good — Ahmad, Akanbi

Police clash with students in Venezuela protest

Save young

Senator’s campaign office burnt

Hat tricks

Are oil prices volatile or manipulated? (3)

Ben Okri of The Famished Road

My dad is a workaholic — Wale Adenuga’s son

Power of Attorney to take over account

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