The Punch News Archive for April 2014

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Extort motorists and be dismissed – FRSC boss

‘Call for take-over in Taraba panicky’

Ebonyi APC members reject congress result

Insecurity: Abdulsalami urges leaders to learn from America

Reps summon service chiefs over abducted girls

I didn’t stop Diezani’s probe –Judge

‘Mad man’ charged with stealing mobile phone

Skype’s group video calls now free

Dana Air named 2013 domestic airline operator

FIRS decries high tax evasion in A’Ibom

Wanted: Online access to Passenger Bill of Rights

Should local governments be scrapped?

Vote politicians who promote citizens’ health rights —NMA

DPR suspends seven oil marketers, sanctions 11 others

China extends tax breaks to boost employment

Ezekwesili blasts Diezani over N10bn jet scandal

UBA Capital’s shareholders approve N1.5bn dividend

S’Africa’s AMCU says striking miners reject wage offer

SURE-P: Graduates ignoring govt employment, says minister

Police launch probe over missing British man

Leadership lessons from South Korea

Police arrest vice-principal for raping pupil

Husband battles doctor over death of wife, baby

Protesting Lagosians

Abducted schoolgirls’ parents protest in Abuja

Alternative data useful for employee recruitment —CEBAN

Confab committee recommends removal of immunity clause

FG’ll complete second Niger Bridge -Minister

Kenya president signs polygamy law

EU unveils new support package for Ukraine

JTF shuts illegal naval school in Kogi

Man, 72, arrested over Abuja, Niger gun factories

Police arrest 33 in Edo for alleged rape, robbery

Eko Disco withdraws ID cards of 5,075 workers

Confab: Tempers flare over legislative List

Economy attracted N6.48tn investment in 26 months -NBS

INEC clears 18 parties for Ekiti gov election

UNHCR airlifts food supplies to displaced S’Sudanese

N7bn allocated to Environment Ministry inadequate – Minister

Why Naira depreciation is inevitable -Rewane

High cement cost due to gas shortage -Manufacturers

Jet scandal: We shall seek legal opinion, says Tambuwal

FG declares Thursday public holiday

Mystery helicopter creates panic in Enugu Govt House

Loyalists dump Sylva, support PDP

Car bomb kills two Libyan soldiers in Benghazi

Police disrupts ASUP, COEASU protest

Nigeria, Sierra Leone to sign trade pact

Destroy Sambisa forest to end insurgency -Rep

Parents of abducted school girls protest at NASS

Clark’s call for govs’ removal diversionary, illegal -Falana

Two soldiers killed in Lybia bomb blast

Nokia names CEO, restores profitability after Microsoft deal

Calls for takeover of security in Taraba panicky -Umar

Abducted schoolgirls taken to Cameroon, Chad -BBC

37 killed in Syria bomb blasts

Businessman arraigned for defrauding company of N11.5m

Jonathan sacks Gulak as political adviser

Ebonyi Assembly suspends deputy speaker over alleged insubordination

Reps summon service chiefs over abducted schoolgirls

Ogun inaugurates community health scheme

Confab: ALGON delegates reject scrapping of LGs

500 APC members protest in Ebonyi

NLC pickets IBEDC office in Kwara

FRSC to dismiss officers extorting money from motorists

B’Haram: Ndume opposes FG’s bid to file fresh evidence

Boko Haram: Mark seeks full military action

Sacked staff loses bid to join REC in suit

NLC seeks harmonisation of salaries

WHO tasks private sector on malaria prevention

Diezani jet scandal: Court denies stopping probe

Rebels seize regional Ukraine HQ

Man in the dock for stealing auto spare parts

Truck driver arraigned for crushing conductor to death

Calabar flood victims appeal to govt for assistance

EU sanctions 15 Russian officials, Ukrainian separatists

Taliban militants killed in Afghan attack

Cashew farmers want FG to provide storage centres

Delta to embark on anti-terrorism campaigns

Absence of counsel stalls hearing in robbery case

Japan requests to join panel on MH370 probe

Court dissolves 4-year-old marriage over abandonment

UN, IOC sign agreement on sport for peace

Three arraigned for damaging Lagos property

DPR seals 18 filling stations in Abuja

OAU alumni to raise N500m for research

Insecurity: Adamawa monarch seeks divine intervention

Nasarawa earmarks N700m for fertiliser

Businessman in the dock over consistent assault on wife

Illness stalls Mohammed Abacha’s trial

Adamawa newspapers’ distributors chairman dies in auto crash

Plateau appoints two aides, administrator for Jos market

Bayelsa inaugurates security scheme to combat oil theft

Businessman, 44, in the dock over alleged N1.7m fraud

CAF suspends Raja Casablanca’s Vice-President

NAFDAC sanctions 14 companies in Edo

Turkey to seek cleric’s extradition

12 killed in Syria mortar attack

Engine fire prompts Australian plane to turn back

Veteran movie producer, Amaka Igwe, dies

Power: FG inaugurates committee on industrial relations

UN adopts Nigeria’s resolution on security sector reform

Samsung’s mobile phone sales decline

Mexican army begins disarming vigilantes

S’Korea president apologises over ferry disaster

US-set Middle East peace deadline expires

Ukraine crisis: Russia alarmed over US-Nato military moves

Monday, April 28, 2014

Seoul condemns N’Korea’s foul slurs

Missing plane: Search enters new phase

Israel risks being an apartheid state –Kerry

Pakistani paramedic admits gay killings

Assad seeks re-election as Syrian civil war rages

Obama hails security pact with Philippines

20 die in Iraqi bomb attack

Pacquiao wants contract extension

KFN to begin AYG camping

Iuleha tourney: Talents will be exposed, says Ilaboya

Ameobi not ruling out Newcastle stay

Drama as NNPC/Shell Cup ends

Singaporean names Nigeria in World Cup match-fixing

Suarez voted PFA top player

Klitschko eyes Olympic return

Champions League: Guardiola banks on Ribery

I’m not rushing back – Walcott

Police reworks security for Okpekpe race

We’ll beat Cameroon – Falcons skipper

Milo football: Omodara predicts Nigeria’s victory

Clippers players protest owner’s alleged racist comments

Pellegrini in City ultimatum

Redknapp praises Mikel

World Team T/Tennis Championship: Nigeria beat Indonesia

Report stubborn children to us – Police

We have nothing to hide, says LASG

APC tackles PDP over call for Tinubu’s arrest

Joblessness responsible for terrorism –Amaechi

Assassination: APC alleges plan to implicate LG boss

Ex-prisoner can’t unseat me – Aregbesola

APC hails Jonathan for suspending Yola rally

Driving a dirty car? Here are the risks

Cancer-fighting culinary spices and herbs (2)

Care for your liver, detoxify regularly

Fat metabolism altered to prevent heart disease

Ushers should be trained for security duties –Police

For successful dietary habits

Widow battles policeman for allegedly stealing N670,000 exhibit

Rethinking that start-up idea

What will Apple do next?

Planned army mass recruitment

Uncertainty over Reps’ probe of Diezani

Lessons from South Korean PM

Nigeria Navy hands over ship to EFCC

Murder: Monarch petitions Ajimobi, alleges cover-up

Court remands welder for killing friend with stick

Police arraign gangster for killing undergraduate

Flood ravages houses in Calabar

Chibok youths protest abduction of schoolgirls

Nyako, Geidam lambast Clark over state of emergency comment

EFCC to produce foreign witness against Ajudua

No automatic tickets in 2015, says PDP

Nigeria is descending into anarchy – Anglican Church

Tambuwal, northern govs condole with Sambo over brother’s death

Confab panel rejects state police

Christians demands must be met – MURIC

National Conference: Committee seeks scrapping of local govts, NULGE kicks

National Conference: Committee urges defined role for SGF, Chief of Staff

National Conference: Committee okays state electoral commission

National Conference: ‘Nigerians should claim where they reside’

Boko Haram: Politicians stoking insurgency, says Okonjo-Iweala

Boko Haram: Group links northern elders with schoolgirls’ kidnap

Navy seizes N50m stolen oil in Rivers

N10bn jet scandal: Diezani sues House of Representatives

Nyanya blast: Experts identify bodies of two bombers

UNESCO boss blames poor results on inadequate preparation

LAUTECH VC sues for peace

Missing construction worker worries Oworonshoki residents

Govt should allow loans for study overseas –Report

What manner of democracy?

Compensate stranded passengers, CPC orders Aero

Egypt: Brotherhood’s leader gets death sentence

Nigeria International Book Fair to begin soon

Swansea varsity plans to meet Nigerian students

FG bans VIP escorts, aides, others from airports

How to collect from tardy customers

Indian residents discover Briton’s body in plastic bag

Jonathan, restore hope

Task before Northern leaders

UK police arrest 15-year-old over teacher’s death

Microsoft issues security warning about Internet Explorer

Closing arguments set in Apple-Samsung trial

Dear Ebele (3)

OneCard deploys SAP’s cloud solution

Crosswalk advocates secure printing technology for businesses

Boko Haram: Let truth be told

Obey local content law, Total tells contractor

Vodacom, NCC get BoICT recognision

Private varsities attract 2% of UTME 2014 candidates

Involve states in wage negotiation, Uduaghan tells FG

Oyo CJ releases 11 inmates

Expatriates plan kidnapping, illegal bunkering -Alamieyeseigha

NLC attributes insecurity in Nigeria to poverty

No automatic tickets for PDP 2015 candidates -Metuh

Abia APC elects new state exco

Gombe spends N70bn on roads in three years

Confab committee recommends scrapping of 774 LGs

JAMB: Plateau parents lament costly scratch card

UN set to adopt resolution on security sector reform

Jordan jails 10 jihadists seeking to join Syria rebels

Apathy, low turnout mar schools resumption in Borno

CJN wants Supreme Court removal from gov election petitions

Confab committee kills agitation for state police

Israel detains four Sudanese infiltrators

MSF aid workers killed in Central African Republic

Tanzania, Nigeria to boost trade via improved air transportation

Stop telling lies against the military -Dfence HQ

Public procurement: FG prosecutes 156 companies for forgery

Nyako, Gaidam reject calls for emergency rule extension

Diezani Jet scandal: Court order stalls Reps’ investigation

Unemployment has increased terrorism -Amaechi

Flood ravages houses in Calabar

Money laundering: Judge’s absence stalls Ikuforiji’s trial

IPMAN decries huge waste on fuel subsidy

FG vows to stop corruption in public procurement system

‘Nigeria descending into the dark ages’

Court affirms arrest warrant against wanted oil marketer

New US sanctions target Russian officials, companies

MTN donates mobile clinic to Delta govt

NCC embargoes registration of old SIM cards

Ekiti to engage 5,000 youths in agric scheme

Five arraigned for allegedly fighting in public

APC condoles with Sambo on brother’s death

Police arrest man for defrauding woman of N20,000

Two in the dock for forging visa documents

Woman in court for allegedly blocking co-tenant’s car

APC hails suspension of Adamawa PDP rally

Military to train 90 officers in specialised courses

Trader in the dock for stealing motorcycle

Six killed in China tourist spot blast

Car wash attendant arraigned for stealing yam tubers

INEC embarks on restructuring exercise

Students in Omu-Aran defy downpour, resume classes

Labour protests maltreatment of electricity workers

EFCC to produce foreign witness against Ajudua May 23

Ukraine crisis: Kharkiv mayor Hennadiy Kernes shot

Infertility: Paediatrician cautions parents on Mumps vaccination

Undergraduate arraigned for illegal electricity connection

Court dissolves marriage over husband’s lifestyle

Man,76, found with 18 human skulls remanded

Court dissolves 17-year-old marriage for incompatibility

Steel ministry, BPE to revive steel rolling mills

Syria’s al-Assad announces candidacy for June presidential election

NEMA to recruit 154,000 grassroots volunteers

Man, 50, gets two years imprisonment for defiling minor

Kebbi trains 336 women on skills acquisition

Judge’s absence stalls hearing in Olotu’s suit against FG

Absence of witness stalls trial of fuel marketers

Commuters want effective transportation system in FCT

Pastor docked for damaging neighbour’s car

Jigawa LG awards N13.4m water contract

AU tasks members on AGOA extension

Contractor charged with impersonation

FG, Kebbi partner on wheat, rice production

Court rejects EFCC’s request for Cross Country boss’ arrest

Diplomats abducted in Libya’ll be released soon -PM

NDE engages 81 unemployed graduates in Jigawa

Pro-Gaddafi officials’ trial postponed to May 11

APGA: A’Court hears Umeh’s suit against removal Tuesday

Man, 32, docked over alleged cell-breaking

Ships carrying rice expected at Lagos ports -NPA

Customs recovers N2.5bn from unpaid assessments

Algeria’s Bouteflika sworn in as president

Malaysia detains nine over militant activities

Man sentenced to death for China bomb attack

Egypt court sentences 683 MB supporters to death

Three kids killed, 11 injured in Pakistani mosque blast

NBA to honour Salami, Lagos CJ, others

APC’ll tackle security challenges, says Ex-minister

Expanded security meeting condemns Nyako’s memo

Microsoft warns of Internet Explorer flaw

Israel risks becoming apartheid state, says US

US storm triggers deadly tornadoes

Muslims escorted out of CAR capital

Flight MH370: Search enters ‘new phase’

Ukraine crisis: EU set to intensify Russia sanctions

Syria conflict: Barrel-bombed Aleppo ‘living in fear’

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Zimbabwe’s opposition MDC suspends Morgan Tsvangirai

Fire guts Abuja orange market

Tame fuel scarcity now

Boko Haram and national security

Appeal to Ajimobi

Any job for Reps?

IKEDC’s poor performance

Respect agreements

United against terrorism

Safeguard Nigerian Project

May Day: Citizens must have enforceable right of employment

Warri Wolves win first away game

Airtel supports SWAN Cup

Sharapova wins Stuttgart crown

Brazil 2014 watch: Mikel wins, Igiebor drops with Betis

Dangote’s refinery raises LFTZ land value by 900%

Emulate S’Korean PM, APC tells Jonathan

Women to protest over abducted schoolgirls Wednesday

Fire guts bank, factory, others in Lagos

VIO calls for fewer vehicles on Lagos roads

NCS, border countries to collaborate on vehicle importation

B’Haram’ll be defeated soon, says Sambo

2015: A’Ibom PDP elders move against Akpabio

Inter-faith dialogue’ll promote peace – Sultan

Again, Punch journalist wins academy of science award

Boko Haram, an affront on Nigerians

‘APC congress in A’Ibom State fraudulent’

Wali to chair UN Security Council meeting

Ribadu probed me, my late wife ­– Obasanjo

2015: Groups want Balewa’s son to challenge Jonathan

Club tasks Ogun on community development

Nyako’s memo: Northern elders tell Jonathan to investigate

…coalition asks Adamawa lawmakers to impeach gov

Chartered jets: Uncertainty over Reps’ probe of Diezani

NSCDC prosecutes 30 suspected oil thieves

FG seeks states’ support to tackle unemployment

Emaar, Arabtec boost construction dividend

Arrest of court judgment in Nigeria’s jurispudence

Politics of the Second Niger Bridge

Tough EU bank tests underway on market worries

NCAA audits 18 foreign, local airlines

Are Nigerians afraid of their own history?

Virgin expands Wi-Fi coverage on London underground

Rising rents may force people out of Dubai —Experts

Inlaks recognises customers’ patronage in Nigeria

I’m not in financial distress — Abdullahi, ex-sports minister

Nigeria’s maintenance culture needs reshaping — Experts

Obama offers more help in missing plane hunt

Brazilian networks struggling to meet World Cup deadline

Delay of Apple e-books damages trial likely

Do not scrap the Fiscal Responsibility Commission (2)

Why we have supine, docile youths in Nigeria

US mortgage applications decline

UK estate agents experiencing shortage of three-bedroom houses

Ukraine crisis: Military observer freed in Sloviansk

VP loses brother in auto crash in Abuja

Kukah, Ezekwesili for Soyinka’s 80th birthday lecture

Jonathan’s re-election is my priority -Wike

No work, no pay: ASUP, COEASU continue strike

Group wants environment minister sacked

Lanlehin not APC member –Aide

Power will increase Nigeria’s growth rate – Minister

Terrorism: Surveyor-General calls for mapping of states

Rep backs full emergency rule in Borno, Adamawa, Yobe

JTF partners trade unions on fighting oil theft

29 Nyanya blast victims still in hospital

Boko Haram activities, sheer madness -Sheriff

Boko Haram will be defeated soon -Sambo

Premireship: Chelsea puncture Liverpool title party

Pay our salaries, LAUTECH consultants tell Oyo govt

Memo: Address Nyako’s allegations, northern elders tell FG

Creation of more states not solution to Nigeria’s problems – Ahmed

APC warns FG against sacking Adamawa, Yobe, Borno govs

Confab: Doctrine of necessity needed on referendum, says Ajulo

Chelsea beat Liverpool, throw Premiership title race open

Insurgency: Civilian JTF vows to support military in Borno

Confab: Women deserve 35% elective positions, says Onyeka

Five killed in Nasarawa communal clash

NSCDC prosecutes 30 suspected oil thieves in Akwa Ibom

Emmanuel Ikubese, 25, wins Mr Nigeria 2014

Memo: Northern coalition wants Nyako impeached

Police IG warns against provocative, unguarded utterances

Afghan helicopter crash a ‘tragic accident’ -Official

Ukraine crisis: OSCE delegation seeks observers’ release

Anti-government rallies hit Venezuela streets

Rivers APC gets state officers

Edo PDP receives 2,100 defectors from APC, LP

Iraq braces for more election violence

Brazilian military rule torturer Paulo Malhaes found dead

Vatican declares Popes John Paul II and John XXIII saints

Zimbabwe: Opposition MDC suspends Morgan Tsvangirai

Ukraine crisis: Kerry urges Russia to help free observers

South Korean PM resigns over ferry

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Guard against past mistakes, Peterside warns confab delegates

Michael Awolaja steps out with love interest

Jerk pork chops, mango salsa

Gov’s letter good for Nigeria — Nyako’s aide

Bayelsa community threatens Shell

Time to make a choice

Play with polka dots

Insurgents overpowered soldiers in the school — Commissioner

Much ado about Fashola’s successor

Yankari: Nature at its best

Where is Dora Akunyili?

UK, US join search for abducted schoolgirls

Ex-Georgian president’s anti-graft message

We take the biggest risk in power industry — GE boss

Threat by youth delegates

Oyin Adenuga’s craving

Varsities must solve society’s needs — KWASU VC

All for female artists

Trans-African highway

Coffee bad for insomniacs — Experts

Deadly MERS virus detected in Egypt

Afghan election set for run-off

PDP’s bid to recapture Kwara, a mirage -Saraki

PDP’s bid to recapture Kwara, a mirage – Saraki

Man’U records easy win as Giggs makes managerial bow

FG earmarks $300m risk guarantee for power investors

Aggrieved APC members in Ogun hold congress

Perpetrators of Nyanya blast must pay for it, says Jonathan

Nyanya blast masterminds must pay for it – Jonathan

Rainstorm destroys 100 homes in Plateau

Fulani-Balogun re-emerges Kwara APC chairman

PDP commends political leaders for uniting against terrorism

Kano arrests 190 for flouting sanitation law

Five die in Afghan copter crash

MH370: Obama visits Malaysia

Afghans expect preliminary election results

Pakistani man accused of blasphemy speaks of ordeal

Anger as Portugal marks 40 years of democracy

Senegal ex-president Wade returns from exile

Microsoft, Nokia complete mobile phone unit deal

Divers find 48 bodies in S’Korea ferry cabin

Ukraine PM accuses Russia of wanting war

90% of world’s malaria deaths in Africa -WHO

Afghan preliminary election results expected

Ukraine crisis: Pentagon says Russian jets violated airspace

Brazilian ex-military rule found dead

Friday, April 25, 2014

Police arraign businessman over alleged cheating

Nigeria Idol 4: Top 12 unveiled

Man, 24, arraigned for allegedly snatching mobile phone

The other side of AY comedy show

Mercy Johnson and Chika Ike not at war

P-Square still mum on break-up

No collaboration with Kcee for now –Presh

Friday Ekpo defends Keshi

Shopaholic …with Bolanle Okira, Koko Mansion winner

Awkward moment with Jay Kolo

Dayo ‘D1’ Adeneye typical day

My first… Liz Anjorin

Travel tips to Monaco

40 elite golfers tee off Osun Open

Podolski hints at Cologne return

China Open: Levy shoots 62 to open 4-shot lead

Murray bursts into tears at his old school

I’ll beat Khan – Collazo

Maigari, we don’t want any task force

Nigerian sports: Learning from Moyes exit

I will break Klitschko – Leapai

I’m proud to play for Eagles – Reuben Agboola

Top sprinters set for US Diamond League

FCT plans for national festival

Weightlifting coach advises state associations

How Nigeria can discover more stars – Rufai

Court remands 57-year-old rape suspect in prison

Community celebrates 3-year-old girl for settling kingship tussle

Jonathan and governorship mudslinging

A lady’s creed…

How to enjoy maximum sexual impact

Shit Solution

Equities value declines by 0.29%

Nigeria joins countries with rare mineral water source

Community celebrates three-year-old girl for settling kingship tussle

MTN Group’s subscriber base now 210.1 million

Tuface and I are spiritually connected – Dammy Krane

I didn’t start NGO to make money – Jimoh George

Dr. Dre overtakes Jay Z on hip-hop rich list

I won’t return to PDP, Amaechi insists

Global warming still caused by humans

Lekki-Ikoyi bridge toll to continue pending appeal – Court

Market leader decries high cost of Lagos stalls

Big breasts: Burden or blessing?

Man jailed three months for stealing N800

Foreign military intervention won’t win B’Haram war – Uwaga

Facebook earnings hit $642m in first quarter

Introducing Solid Star’s Infinity JX 35 SUV

Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russians abduct international observers

Nigeria, Benin customs establish new vehicle transit regime

Flying Eagles coach warns players against complacency, overconfidence

Kaduna Airport meets ICAO requirements

Mourinho rules himself out of Manchester United job

Ferguson upset at Moyes sacking

FG seeks state, LG’s support to tackle unemployment

INEC begins Continuous Voter Registration in May

Etiebet faults Akpabio’s loyalists attack on Gulak

World Bank to support Nigeria’s projects with $8bn

FG urged to decongest Onitsha Prison

Ex-Barcelona coach, Tito Vilanova, dies

80 dead, 120 missing in Afghan floods

Dozens die as floods engulf northern Afghan villages

Nuclear Weapons: Obama warns N’Korea against further threats

Release of ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ delayed

Man, 49, in the dock over alleged damage of N6.6m tiles

Don’t be distracted, Oba of Benin tells Jonathan

Kaduna gets $300m IDB grant for projects

Court discharges four men charged for wandering

Lagos threatens to close down 2,500 hotels

N’Korea detains US tourist over unruly behaviour

Police arrest four suspected robbers in Delta

APC appeals for release of abducted medical doctor

US will continue Middle East peace effort – Obama

PCIDSS: CBN sets Nov 30 deadline for banks certification

Reduce LASU tuition fees, NBA tells Lagos

Libya decries arms stockpiles

WHO to launch manual for malaria elimination

Zamfara sets up committee for school enrolment campaign

INEC registers OPC founder’s party

Police arrest cattle rustler with 14 cows in Jos

Nokia finalizes sale of phone business to Microsoft

Hoodlums attack Baraje’s house, vandalise 14 cars

Anyaoku, others evaluate impact of insecurity on Nigeria

UN slams terrorist attack in Algeria

Borno Chief Imam dies at 90

FG disburses N2.2bn agric funds to 444 co-operative societies

Lekki-Ikoyi bridge toll to continue pending appeal -Court

Arrest after plane hijack alert in Indonesia

Two teenagers in the dock for theft

Iran petrol prices surge after subsidies cut

Bolivia fires protesting soldiers

UN condemns terrorist attack in Algeria

NDDC releases $12m to support Niger Delta agric

30 killed as Syrian warplanes target crowded market

Dancer’s death: Brazil police clash with Rio residents

US accuses Russia of destabilising Ukraine

Mexico, Guatemala free victims of human trafficking

INEC distributes 1,108,495 voter cards in Ekiti, Osun

Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe settle no-poaching court case

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Judge pays N700 fine for phone theft convict

Northern govs ask herdsmen to expose killers among them

Dominican Republic plans 30-year bond sale

Market participation: Lead Securities targets retail investors

Global share indexes cut gains on Ukraine tension

FSDH Merchant Bank proposes N978m dividend

A soviet-born scientist’s work shakes up the field of genetics

Book festival holds in Ikene

Ayo ni o music fiesta for Saturday

S’African musician drags Imoke to dance

Kidnappers forced me to lie on wet ground – Elechi Amadi

I took permission to be absent from Confab – Delegate

Dangote, Okonjo-Iweala on Time’s 100 most influential list

Aiteo to build 100,000bpd refinery in Warri

Insurgency worsens health care delivery in N’East —NEMA

Visual storytelling with infographics

Stakeholders seek end to steel importation

‘Nothing wrong with Aregbesola’s visit to Oyinlola’

Help find Borno schoolgirls, Nigerian youths beg Obama

Gymnastics laments poor funding

Presidential system draining economy, says RMAFC

CBN confirms Dikko as Unity Bank chairman

Osaze eyes Britannia Stadium record

Hasten probe into DPO accused of rape —NOPRIN

Ibrahim Galadima dies

Prince of Anthony celebrates Clarion Chukwura

FG to review universities’ payroll system

Greensprings/Kanu Football Camp to train 100 coaches

Guardiola defends tactics

Faith-based schools key to grooming better leaders – ACSI

Govs condemn Nyako over letter to northern colleagues

Separate attorney-general, justice minister’s office -Confab committee

Presidential system draining Nigeria’s economy -RMAFC chair

Akpabio isolating PDP founding fathers -A’Ibom elders

Confab committee backs creation of more states

Israel suspends peace talks with Palestinians

Imo threatens to revoke undeveloped plots’ certificates

Edo APC leaders tackle Oshiomhole over party affairs

April 24, 2014

Delegates oppose acquisition of arms by states

Two shot as violence erupts in Ekiti

Ogun Police recover head of beheaded child

Gunmen raid checkpoint in Yemen, kill two policemen

260 killed, 2,501 cattle stolen in Plateau -STF

CBN confirms Dikko as Unity Bank Chairman

Schoolgirls’ abduction: Shelve further rallies, APC tells Jonathan

Confab adopts disposal of election petitions before swearing-in

FG begs poly lecturers to end strike

FG urged to help secure release of ex-NMA president

IMF forecasts 5.5% economic growth for Africa

South Sudan drops treason charge against four politicians

Power: FG rakes in N23bn monthly at 4,000MW

China to jail eaters of endangered wild animals

NPC laments politicisation of census

Ex-tennis medalists sue NBC for unauthorised adverts

Jonathan assures World Economic Forum participants of safety

Don’t post Ijaw youths to North, IYC tells NYSC

Confab has limited powers to summon ministers, MDAs -Reps

Ekweremadu in Ghana, seeks ECOWAS support to fight terrorism

FG sets up committee to review varsities payroll

Akpabio sacks finance commissioner, six board chairmen

China to jail eaters of rare wild animals

Minors sue Lagos, police for father’s death in custody

Amaechi’s wife makes case for bereaved security operatives’ families

Angry rep blasts FG for ignoring displaced Bakassi

Court frees barber accused of stealing N1,000

Nyako’s letter unfortunate, misleading -NOA boss

Court remands factory worker for armed robbery

Two charged for robbing with toy guns

US gives $650m to fight terrorism in Egypt

Michael Jackson’s doctor denied latest appeal

NANS splits over Alison-Madueke

Gunmen attack plice vehicle, kill four in Pakistan

Osun Speaker denies N400bn state debt

Minor gets 12 strokes for stealing Nokia phone

Abducted school girls: SERAP seeks UN intervention

Three arraigned for buying stolen property

Corruption, impunity have weakened Nigeria’s electoral process – Salami

Oritsejafor, Sultan attend Jonathan’s security meeting with govs

Labourer arraigned over attempt to kidnap baby

Palestinian factions to form unity government

FG registers 2.5 million farmers in North-East zone

Palestinian prisoners in Israel go on hunger strike

Libya sets up commission to recover loots

Court dissolves three-year-old marriage over incompatibility

Media divided over Palestinian unity deal

Police arraign mechanic, 25, for assault

Kaduna earmarks N4bn for environmental challenges

Driving licence processing’ll require birth certificate -FRSC

FRC may extend adoption of IFRS by MFBs

Abducted Afghan deputy minister freed

Pakistan jets attack rebel border bases

Housewife seeks divorce over proper care

Nasarawa disburses N5m to rural communities

Ukraine forces move in on rebel stronghold

UN blames Syria factions over aid

Three Americans killed in Afghan hospital attack

Akpabio fires two commissioners

S’Korea ferry disaster school reopens

ECOWAS calls for Investment in ICT

Lupita Nyong’o named world’s most beautiful person

Rapist to be stoned to death in Kano

Security Council must act on Syria -Ban Ki-moon

MH370 search: Investigators dismiss Australia debris

South Sudan president sacks army chief

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

UK police arrest mother over children’s death

Madmen and specialists

Open direct security line

Worthy judgment against FRSC

Abandoned Magodo bridge

End ASUP strike

Looming religious war

Could you have an STD — And not know it?

The persecution of the mentally ill

Health benefits of watermelon

Try these habits

Triclosan spurs growth of breast cancer cells

Brazil 2014: Keshi tired over list

Barca transfer ban suspended

Landlord reports Yobo to police

World Cup chance excites Ameobi

Oshiomhole ready for Okpekpe race

Govt advocates daily cleaning of environment in Lagos

Lagos rural school gets ICT centre

Common Entrance to hold on April 26

Troops arrest 17 insurgents in Wukari, kill scores

Nyanya blast: Soyinka carpets Jonathan over Kano rally

PDP blasts Gulak for inaugurating Jonathan campaign

FRSC attributes most road crashes to human error

Political committee members clash over regionalism

Civil Society committee removes Ogunrinmade as chairperson

‘Nigeria has 1,400 illegal borders’

North, South delegates bicker over Presidency, resource control

Ekiti 2014: LP alleges attack on Bamidele

Tinubu warns PDP against rigging in Ekiti, Osun

Borno women blast Jonathan over abducted schoolgirls

President may not seek Nyako, Shettima, Geidam’s suspension

Student, 26, faces visa fraud charge

Panic in Ogun, Lagos over rumoured B’Haram invasion

T.B. Joshua and Nigerian money ritualists

Settlement time for US trades closer to being shortened

Ecobank, LASG reiterate commitment to tourism development

NERC approves interim rules for Transitional Electricity Market

Boeing posts higher adjusted profit, raises 2014 forecast

Defence: From Ribadu to Gusau

Nigeria faces political, economic risks – IMF

Fundraising success strategies for non-profit bodies

Withdrawal of private sector deposits poses threat – Analyst

Non-enforcement, Nigerian Content’s greatest threat

Ibadan Disco in crisis, top managers resign

Rival gangs clash over snatching of lover

Budgeting for online advertising

Shell advert in Nigeria wins global accolade

Boosting your business with social media

Nebo to inaugurate power cable plant

Why Obasanjo’s political conference failed -Co-chair

Jonathan hails Buhari’s position on terrorism

Abuja-Keffi road gridlock for public safety -FG

Russia in new Ukraine attack threat

Confab committee retains subsidy for agric products

Confab delegates exchange hot words over resource control

Marwa berates Nyako over memo to northern govs

South African university honours Nigerian author, Ben Okri

Mark begs captors to free abducted schoolgirls

Terror war: Dabiri-Erewa urges FG to seek foreign assistance

Guinea’s President seeks Morocco’s return to AU

Taraba Assembly asks for more troops

We must take the battle to Boko Haram -Soyinka

Benue leaders accuse soldiers of extra-judicial killings

Power generation hits 4,105MW – FG

I won’t ban Okada in Ekiti -Fayose

Allowance: Confab secretariat confirms Agbakoba’s rejection letter

Stop spreading rumour of bomb, police warns FCT residents

Ejigbo Assault: Police report delaying prosecution, says LASG

PDP recalls Chime’s aides

Suspected mass grave excavated in Serbia

37 killed in DR Congo train crash

113 convicted of traffic offences in Osun -FRSC

NOSDRA partners military to tackle oil pollution

NBA’s zoning system is corrupt – Lawyer

Dickson dares political opponents, canvasses support for Jonathan

Confab delegates, April 23, 2014

LASU gets new Deputy Vice-Chancellor Administration

Seek foreign help to end Boko Haram menace -Rep

Lagos hasn’t abandoned appeal against al-Mustapha’s freedom – Govt

Kalabari chiefs vow to recover Rivers oil wells

Aregbesola’s visit to Oyinlola creates anxiety in PDP

Driver bags eight months for traffic offence

Court frees facebook lover of attempted rape charge

Hamas, Fatah unveil Palestinian reconciliation deal

Borno women appeal to insurgents to free abducted girls

Reps pledge to ensure implementation of 2014 budget

Nyako’s comment on insecurity, grossly irresponsible – Maku

Group decries defection of C’ River PDP members to APC

FEC approves $152m ADB loan for agric

Four in the dock for attacking PHCN staff

Schoolgirls’ abduction: Borno women to storm Sambisa forest

‘Abolition of FRC will lead to financial recklessness’

Delay in PIB passage affecting economy -Group

Parents appeal to FG over poly lecturers’ strike

FG inaugurates widows’ empowerment scheme

Edo to create 200,000 jobs from oil palm -Govt

Water: Bauchi to receive N10bn World Bank loan

Man arraigned for cheating businessman of N138,000

Lagos calls for fight against child abuse

Six varsity lecturers get N8m from British Council

Father, 62, in the dock for aiding son’s escape

Two arraigned for possessing dangerous weapons

Ethiopia appoints Barreto as national team coach

Senior policeman killed in Egypt bomb attack

Brazil slum hit by violence

No Boko Haram attack on Lagos-Ibadan road -Police

Guinea seeks Morocco’s return to AU

UN vehicle hijacked by suspected Somali militants

FIFA lifts Barcelona transfer ban

VIO impounds 400 motorcycles in Kaduna

More crew members held in S’Korea ferry disaster

AUC worried over killings in South Sudan

Yobe Police honours six officers for bravery

Tony Blair warns West over radical Islam

Gunmen rob Japanese oil tanker in Malaysia

Eagles get May 27 deadline for Scotland friendly

Expired drugs: NAFDAC sanctions 10 manufacturers in Kwara

INEC to distribute Lagos voters’ card in Aug

Commuters stranded on Nyanya-Keffi road

Liverpool plan summer transfer spree

S’Korea ferry survivor recounts ordeal

Russia risks further US sanctions over Ukraine, says Kerry

Ukraine orders relaunch of military operations against pro-Russian

Obasanjo-led peace panel arrives South Sudan

I’ve been fired, says Russian social network founder

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Globe Motors to build N19bn assembly plant

Bajaj introduces new tricycle technology

Hyundai stuns auto world with compact SUV ix25

Lexus unveils new model NX

Clubfoot: Experts canvass new method of treatment

Swiss Pharma attributes WHO certification to govt support

Pharmacists seek clarity on customs regulations

Foreign doctors should face tougher exams –Study

Kidney transplant: RCCG presents N5m to ailing pastor

Improving leadership in corporate organisations

Nigeria, Norway in battle over child custody

Police find fugitive after 33 years

Lamido’s statement

Abeokuta transformation

Respect the President

Osun financial challenge

APC gamble

Agriculture can provide 62.5 million jobs – NDE boss

Continuous training’ll boost Rotary’s service to humanity – Ajose

Group advises youths on self-employment

S’ Korea ferry: Body count reaches 113

MH370 relatives in death certificate fury

Surgeons find 12 gold bars in man’s stomach

Sambo Dasuki’s approach to national security (2)

MTN Football Scholar Season 4 begins

Shell partners Feyenoord for NNPC/Shell Cup

Amuneke expects Mali’s fight back

Martins’ goal nominated for Goal of the Week

Soldiers, police deployed as rainstorm destroys prison wall

‘Make rescue of abducted schoolgirls a priority’

Group says Nigerian youth lack platform for expression

B’Haram: President, govs set for stormy meeeting today

Gunmen sack Taraba village, kill 25

Abacha sacked me because of Obasanjo –Jimeta

Attah, Coomasie clash at inaugural session

Finance Committee blasts FG, states for impunity

Ozekhome seeks creation of Supreme Courts for states

B’Haram will be defeated–Shettima

Abia chiefs endorse Abaribe

Cabinet support: Fayemi denies Bamidele’s claim

Mimiko urges security agencies on intelligence gathering

Ondo Speaker for burial on Friday

Aregbesola meets Oyinlola over gov poll

B’Haram kills two APC leaders in Borno

Memo: NSA to quiz Nyako next week

APC to sue PDP, Metuh

‘Borno abduction, a bad omen’

Ekiti 2014: Suspected thugs attack party chieftain

Inter-faith group condemns Nyanya blast

Committee blames underdevelopment on inconsistent policies

Corporal Damudu and other rampaging rapists

Banks must reduce cash handling cost – CeBIH

‘FFF Unity Cup to erase football violence’

Why I’m so short – Aki

At 40, Feyikemi makes case for Yoruba culture

Strike looms in power firms over job losses

Waiting for final word from P-Square

World Bank on extreme poverty in Nigeria

Unemployment, a time bomb, says PENGASSAN

Comcast Q1 earns surge on upbeat NBC results

ICSAN to assist govt reduce social threats

Giggs named interim United boss

What is your vision of your financial future?

Four poly students, others nabbed for robbery

AFN Golden League holds in Ilorin

Insecurity and structural injustice in Nigeria

Exhibition opens Soyinka’s 80th birthday feast

Men’s privates are susceptible, protect yours!

E-cigarette industry awaits looming federal regulation

World Cup: Keshi submits 38-man list, NFF postpones release

Fayemi challenges Fayose to debate on education

How govt can stop age falsification-Ex Speaker

Dialogue with govt, UN tells Gbagbo’s party

Nyako out to incite northern govs against Jonathan -Umar

Delta partners W’Bank, EU to empower 1,345 youths

Gunmen kill two APC officials in Borno highway ambush

GDP: Confab accuses FG, states of impunity

Abduction of school girls barbaric, says Aregbesola

D-banj visits Abuja blast victims

ABU makes breakthrough in crude oil refining -PTDF

NDLEA arrests man for importing 2.460kg of cocaine

Give legal backing to confab resolutions -Nwabueze

Ukraine calls for Russian troops pull-out

Nyako’s letter to northern govs shocking -PDP

I’m under pressure to run for Senate -Aliyu

APC faults Wike over alleged Amaechi’s return to PDP

Stakeholders seek sacking of PDP S’West caretaker panel

FG moves to attract more investment in oil, gas

Police chopper declared missing in Botswana

Lawyers differ on extension of emergency rule

Pistorius’ family denies taking acting lessons for trial

Boko Haram threatens to kill parents, abducted girls

Abacha fired me because I wanted OBJ, Yar’Adua released

Sacked Rivers workers protest unpaid entitlements

Resident registration: Lagos Assembly turns back Fashola’s nominee

25 killed in Taraba renewed clashes

Borno abduction: Bad omen for girl-child education -Group

Schoolgirls: 150 rights groups demand military spokesman’s resignation

Ex-gov Attah, former IG clash at confab’s inaugural session

Death toll rises to 113 in S’Korean ferry accident

NSCDC arrests 10 pipeline vandals in Edo

Poultry farmers lament high prices of feeds

Libya to deport illegal migrants

Two brothers jailed for conspiracy, armed robbery

FG deploys more troops to Taraba

Nasarawa distributes N35m drugs to health centres

Housewife seeks dissolution of marriage over maltreatment

Kebbi trains 150 Sharia court judges

Tenant arraigned for beating landlady to a pulp

Monarchs endorse Senate spokesman for Abia gov

Poly students , three others arrested for robbery

80% chemical weapon materials destroyed in Syria – UN

CAN accuses Kutigi of implementing Islamic agenda

17 arraigned for attacking Ogun ex-police officer, others

Confab delegates, April 22, 2014

Police arraign hairdresser, 25, for cheating

Nine killed in Pakistan violence

Delta contributed N16bn to pension scheme -Uduaghan

Kaduna begins biometrics registration of taxable persons

I have no 2015 gov ambition in Ondo -Kuku

Man, 26, arrested for murder in Gombe

South Sudan rebels deny slaughter accusation

Rival Palestinian factions to meet in Gaza

NPA transfers 2279 overtime containers to Ikorodu

Woman, 27, docked over N500,000 theft

Something novel beyond the clouds

Nigeria leads AU debate on conflict-free Africa

Boko Haram will not defeat us –Shettima

Police arraign two women for slappping policeman

ECOWAS calls for establishment of appeal chamber

ECOWAS intensifies fight against money laundering -President

Saudi sentences three to death over 2003 attacks

Indian court lifts Goa iron ore mining ban

US defendant shot dead in courtroom attack

Somali MP killed in Mogadishu

US backs Ukraine against ‘humiliating threats’

Gunmen attack Pakistan police patrols, kill eight

S’Sudan rebel leader rejects massacre claims

South Korea ferry: Death toll passes 100

Manchester United sacks David Moyes

Ukraine: Biden to meet Kiev leaders

David Moyes ‘Could Be Sacked Within Hours’

Monday, April 21, 2014

Stock exchange lost N780bn in turbulent Q1

APC chieftain asks Jonathan to resign

We’ll burn caught oil thieves —Ex-militant leader

Jonathan ‘ll get 2014 budget today, says N’Assembly

108 youths benefit from N10m scheme

FG wants African disease control centre in Nigeria

National Conference: Kutigi announces change in committees’ venues

B’Haram attacks won’t stop Jonathan in 2015 —S’South elders

‘Confab desirable, timely’

Woman kills 15-year-old son

Super foods for the 30-something woman

Insider trading: Ex-BP employee pays $224,000

Hasbro’s profit beats estimates

Trader stabs husband to death

Nadal targets Barcelona

Expert gives reasons for investment in forex

Robbers raid eight Lagos streets, destroy 30 cars

Insecurity: Northern govs meet over Nyako’s letter Thursday

Group threatens to sue Lagos APC

Managing online reputation crises

Sepco-Pacific to spend $25m on Olorunsogo power plant

Bauchi attack: Yuguda orders evacuation of students

Travelers, residents trapped for hours inside Abuja traffic

Ritual killings: Ogun Police warn against jungle justice

ACF asks FG to probe Nyako’s memo

Pay post-election violence compensation in Gombe -CAN

We’ll deal with oil thieves -Ex-militant leader

Confab: Kutigi announces change in committees’ venues

Tinubu denies plan to impose candidate on Lagos

Jonathan’ll get 2014 budget Tuesday -N’ Assembly

Rainfall destroys four transmission towers in Niger

Somali lawmaker killed in car bomb blast

Man Utd silent on possible exit of Moyes

Three-month-old baby stolen in Makurdi

Senate committee carpets discos over poor power supply

2015: B’Haram antics won’t stop Jonthan, says Group

Senate chides electricity distribution firms over incessant outage

South Korea ferry accident’s death toll hits 64

Confab delegate urges investment in agric, power, education

Nigeria can win war against terrorism -Belgore

‘Imposition not good for C’River PDP’

Group threatens legal action over Lagos APC congresses

APC demands release of abducted schoolgirls

‘FG should be prudent with security funds’

Nigerian student found dead in Bangladeshi lake

Imo residents call for effective waste disposal methods

Pay us our money, fuel marketers tell FG

Boston marathon honours bomb victims

Uganda suspends coach over sex scandal

52 die in Ogun auto crashes in three months –FRSC

UN condemns killings in South Sudan

Three suspected militants killed in Yemen drone strike

CAF disqualifies Gambia from U-20 AYC

Venezuela unrest: Fresh violence erupts in Caracas

Sterling is the best young player in Europe – Rodgers

US teenager survives five-hour flight in wheel well

NAMA suspends flights to Kaduna over inferno

Malaysia plane: No trace after two-thirds of sub’s scan

Court orders closure of two Kuwaiti newspapers

South Korean President criticizes ferry crew

Tight security for Boston Marathon

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Top fat-burning foods

Brazil 2014 watch: Oboabona scores first goal, Ideye lifts Dynamo

Residents protest brothel’s location beside secondary school

Ogun police arrest Arab for robbery

Lagos shuns appeal against okada ban judgment

Brain changes linked to casual marijuana use

Don’t impose anyone on Lagosians, group warns Tinubu

Pope calls for end to B’Haram attacks

Nigerians celebrate Easter Sunday amid tight security

CAN, Amaechi declare fasting for abducted schoolgirls

Nobody can harm Jonathan, says aide

Ondo by-election: LP takes INEC, others to court

Ekiti, not a good place to rig elections —Fayemi

‘Pro-Diezani protests aim at blackmailing Reps’

Artisans battle landlords’ association over land

Keystone review delay draws angry reaction

Don’t scrap the Fiscal Responsibility Commission (1)

Reliance profit rises to two-year high

Explore online shopping platform, Konga urges Nigerians

Custodian and Allied declares N4.3bn profit

Osaze sure of World Cup place

Experts list drivers of microinsuance growth

Medical tourism: Healing Nigeria’s health sector

Malta Guinness partners Okpekpe race

Scottish Enterprise, Visit Scotland leave CBI

Consultant advises insurers on growth strategies

Bomb scare: Abuja motorists, residents groan

Ashafa preaches peace

Support Jonathan

Militants kill 11 soldiers in Algeria

Oyo: What manner of politics?

Vandalism: NSCDC arrests boat operators, recovers petrol

Changing your Facebook relationship status

These are the worst days of my life -Shettima

Tight security in FCT churches at Easter

Enugu community dares Chime, honour Ekweremadu

Five robbers killed in police shootout in C’River

FG hasn’t increased electricity tariffs since 2011 – NERC

French hostages tell of Syria basement ordeal

Two killed in Bahrain car blast

Wukari: 21 confirmed dead, 24 arrested

Ekiti, not a good place to rig elections – Fayemi

Mozambique reports 16 confirmed dengue cases

Taraba to borrow N34bn, says Senator

Afghan poll: Abdullah leads as count continues

Foreign military intervention against Boko Haram inevitable – Akogun

Pray for release of Borno abducted schoolgirls -Amaechi

Fayemi, APC afraid of me –Fayose

Boko Haram can’t disintegrate Nigeria, says Jonathan

Police arrest 24 protesters in Taraba

Seven injured by Easter fireworks in Greece

Rep calls for peace at Easter

Gunmen attack Bauchi school staff quarters, kill 5-year-old

APC shelves congress for Jonathan, govs’ security meeting

Mourinho ‘congratulates’ ref Dean after Sunderland defeat

S’Korea families protest over slow ferry rescue

Gunmen attack policemen, kill two in Egypt

European media tycoon criticises Google

Syrian activists allege new gas attack

Easter deaths spark Brazil protests

Japan to build military site near disputed islands

Four French journalists abducted in Syria regain freedom

Attack on S’Sudan UN base may be ‘war crime’

Saturday, April 19, 2014

South Korea ferry ‘steered by inexperienced third mate’

Manage kitchen storage

Gele glam

Ekpang Nkukwo

Double-breasted jackets

Care for chest hair

Egbuson diversifies

Whither Oluremi Demola-Seriki?

Where is Clara Chime?

Feyisetan Fayose returns

Kola Karim’s increased visibility

PDP, APC in illegal 2015 campaign —INEC

Mitee’s grouse with politicians

Centenary celebration: Olubadan honours Falola

Easter: Ademowo urges leaders to seek God

Thriving on ambiguity

Governors responsible for poverty crisis — Lemu

Guide to tracking excess bank charges

Kutigi dims Easter mood

Easter: Nigeria will overcome terrorism, says Jonathan

How I rescued 10-month-old baby —Victim

Aghahowa’s generousity

I never took bribes for 35 years as a civil servant —81-year-old architect

Cotton swabs may harm the ear — Expert

Omisore has questions to answer over Ige — Commissioner

Gerrard: Reds must treat Norwich like AC Milan

Mama Market’s parable

Aregbesola dancing on Ige’s grave — Omisore’s aide

Emergency rule: FG to decide on extension Wednesday

Abiara asks FG to protect Abuja hotels

Sunderland beat Chelsea 2-1 at Stamford Bridge

Nnyako’s memo, a leadership disaster, says Presidency

Reflect on unity, CAN urges Nigerians at Easter

Borno schoolgirls’ abduction, crime against humanity – Ex-Army chief

Pray for Nigeria’s stability – Ahmed

Nigeria abductions: Headmistress pleads for girls’ lives

Borno schoolgirls’ abduction, crime against humanity -Ex-Army chief

NSCDC deploys 950 personnel in Jigawa

Four French journalists freed after 10-month hostage in Syria

Easter: Pray for nation’s stability, Ahmed urges Nigerians

Piracy rate worries Nollywood producers

Easter: Mark, Ekweremadu, Saraki preach peace, love and forgiveness

Terrorists won’t distract me from good governance -Jonathan

‘Al-Qaeda fighters’ die in Yemen drone strike

S’Korea divers see bodies inside sunken ferry

Lewis Hamilton ‘ecstatic’ at breaking British pole record

Earthquake hits Mexico

MH370: Search should be completed in a week, official says

South Sudan conflict: UN outrage at deadly attack

I’d never go into music –Rita Dominic

Star Music Trek: Uyo residents defy rains

Obama signs into law ‘terrorist’ UN envoy visa ban

US raises pressure on Russia over Ukraine

South Korea ferry captain details evacuation delay

Pope prays for abandoned in Good Friday service

Friday, April 18, 2014

Lagos hospital where patients queue overnight to see doctors …Card officers exploit patients at LASUTH, others

Everton will fight on – Baines

I’ll defend Barca until the end – Alves

No problem with Messi – Tevez

Reus wants United move – Gotze

Gerrard deserves to win title – Zidane

Tyson doesn’t worry me – Chisora

I want to win another trophy with BVB – Lewandowski

Last line on Barcelona, City

Okoku points the way for ex-internationals

The mystery around Eagles squad

I feel great being recognised by Obama –Wambach

I’m lucky to have two green jackets –Watson

Suarez, Yaya make PFA shortlist

Air Force focuses on school sports

Westwood surges clear in Malaysia

Athletics stopped me from becoming a doctor – Udo-Obong, Olympic gold medallist

Another break-up for Monalisa

Ferrer sends Nadal out of Monte Carlo

Judoka eyes National Sports Festival gold

Keshi can make World Cup history – Etim

Ideye ’ll be Eagles’ biggest surprise in Brazil – Kpakor

Shopaholic …with Essence

Bolt hails Bale

Awkward moment with Tope Tadela

Ara’s Typical Day

My first… Ayoola

14 more girls escape from B’Haram abductors

Police detain Lagos DPO for rape

Elegance, sycophancy as President’s daughter weds

Boko Haram worries Clark

Easter: Aregbesola, Mimiko, Fayemi appeal for peace

Drake makes fan’s dying wish come true

Gambia to give incentives to Nigerian investors

Impending sack: Tension builds up in power sector

Good sex depends on balanced nourishment

Nobody can harm Jonathan –Cleric

Nigeria needs restructuring – ex-Minister

N76bn Abuja CCTV destroyed, stolen

I grew up being fashionable –Mo’Cheddah

The other woman

Earnings lift S&P 500, Nasdaq

Gbenga Adeyinka ready for Ibadan

General Motors creates new engineering team for safety

BMW recalls vehicles for engine problem

Experts allay fears over Window XP

S’Korea ferry disaster: Captain arrested

Rooney fit to face Everton

Algeria’s ailing president wins fourth term in office

FG approves second quarter allocation for fuel importation

40% reduction in Osun’s federal allocation unjustifiable – Aregbesola

Pakistan president leads 70-man delegation to Nigeria

Abuja blast: First lady donates medical items to victims

Easter: Police assures Lagosians of adequate security

Total discovers oil in coast of Cote d’Ivoire

PDP urges Nigerians to pray for the nation

PDP critises APC for shunning security meeting with GEJ

Ukraine militants snub Geneva deal on crisis

South Korea ferry tragedy death toll rises

Everest avalanche kills at least 12 guides

Saudi Arabia to build world’s tallest tower

China court jails anti-corruption activists

Obama cautious over deal to ease Ukraine crisis

Peru evacuates volcano area after ash cloud

French troops free kidnapped Mali aid workers

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Edo youths protest company’s refusal to employ them

Co-op Group reports £2.5bn loss

Officials commend Seplat as LSE hosts oil firm

UBA declares N12.59bn profit for Q1

Tourism companies contribute N32bn to market capitalisation —Onyema

DMO to sell N50bn bond

Fidelity Bank’s Q1 profit falls by 25%

FRC probe designed to condemn my tenure –Sanusi

2015 governorship ticket tears A’Ibom PDP apart

No visa for Mr. Aboutalebi

The unworried unwell

Okoku raises funds for Greater Tomorrow Foundation

Pepsi Academy positive despite Eaglets defeat

Former world champion joins Okpekpe race

Ogun police arrest man for cutting two-year-old boy’s head

EFCC charges ‘spirit’ with N2.4m fraud

Command parades VIO, FRSC officers for number plate fraud

Unidentified persons kill ex-police chief in A’Ibom

Police arraign pastor for selling church

Military lied about schoolgirls’ rescue – Principal, parents

HID Awolowo, Tinubu, Osoba, others seek Yoruba unity

Woman accuses Lagos DPO of rape

B’Haram attacks: APC govs shun Jonathan’s meeting

Senators visit survivors, donate N4m

ECOWAS, publisher lament killings

NEMA releases names of 126 hospitalised victims

Elections must hold in N’East, says group

Abraka Easter polo starts

Mulberry warns of lower profits

Suspected assassins kill five in Rivers

GSK advocates good oral hygiene

Ecobank refund my money

Tencent brings popular game, Candy Crush, to China

LASG to acquire farmlands in northern states

Use missing $20bn to provide electricity – Fashola

World Bank approves $150m for Nigeria, Ghana, others

UK activists campaign for Nigerian preacher’s deportation

‘Blame product adulteration on poor business model’

SON proposes jail term for substandard product importers

Artistes display wealth to inspire others –Ali Baba

Courier Plus gets new MD

Phyno, Raw for Enugu Club Ultimate show

Apprentice scheme gives youngsters skills for the future

Bringing employee, customer experience together for impact

French firm plans vehicle assembly plant in Nigeria

LASU lecturers threaten strike, fault fee hike

CFAO to begin vehicle assembly operations in Nigeria

Injured Super Eagles’ defender Balogun returns in May

Jonathan reschedules security meeting with govs

NEMA releases list of bomb blast victims

Ukraine crisis: Russia, US, European Union strike deal

I didn’t indict Obanikoro over aborted by-election -Ondo REC

Confab adjourns Plenary, committees resume April 22

Court declares Abuja ‘Park and Pay Policy’ illegal

Hoodlums assault delegates, disrupt Kaduna APC congress

South Korea to salvage sunken ship

Nasarawa CP seeks public help to curb crime

FRC’s probe designed to rubbish my tenure -Sanusi

Another kidnap suspect lynched in Ilorin

Kidnappers received N10m ransom to release archbishop -DSS

Inordinate political ambition, cause of Taraba crisis -Senator

JAMB cancels 36,164 results, withholds 2,494

Abuja blast: 126 victims still hospitalised, says NEMA

Easter: Police urges citizens to be safety conscious

Wukari attack: Death toll rises to 50

Man arrested for rape, beheading 2-yr-old

Bayelsa to inject N20bn in SMEs

Abuja blast: Security beefed up in Nyanya

Putin urges Ukraine dialogue, seeks ties with China

Awolowo, others advocate Yoruba unity

Support fight against insurgency, NSCDC urges Nigerians

Confab: Heads of committees released

Labourer arraigned for theft

Senate pledges CCTV in Abuja motor parks, markets

Bulkachuwa emerges first female President of Appeal Court

Police seek reduction of vehicles at worship centres

APC applies to join PDP’s suit against defected lawmakers

Sri Lanka obtains Interpol red notices on terror suspects

NACCIMA signs MoU on investment with Namibia

Lagos to acquire farmlands in Northern states -Commissioner

Man bags four months for screening an offender

I don’t own any varsity anywhere, says Fayemi

Senate leader donates food items to C’ River warring communities

Elections must hold in the North-East -Group

UN warns against escalation of violence in Libya

JAMB releases UTME result

NNPC injects 293m litres of petrol into market

Businessman in the dock for theft

Heavy fighting in South Sudan, refugees flee

Court grants bail to three charged with indolence

15 killed in insurgent attacks in Iraq

Islamic group condemns Nyanyan blast, advises FG

APC govs shun Jonathan’s security meeting

Abuja blast: Nigeria’ll host World Economic Forum, says FG

Gombe to spend N5.9bn on road projects

Group threatens to sue Lagos APC over congresses

Senators appeal for exam extension for abducted schoolgirls

Delegates, April 17, 2014

Enugu sets up referral centre for rape victims

Sales rep faces N3.6m theft charge

Trader, 39, faces N2.2m fraud charge

Nelson Ogunshakin, a Consultant Engineer

EFCC to arraign three men for stealing MTN cheque

Nyanya blast: Nigerians in UK condemn attack

UN honours 849 Jordanian peacekeepers in Cote d’Ivoire

Lagos auto crashes killed 31 in three months -FRSC

I’ve right to send troops to Ukraine, says Putin

Customs seize goods worth N1.6bn in first quarter

Ikeja Disco begins installation of 6,000 pre-paid meters

GDP places Nigeria for faster economic growth -UN

Google shares drop on worries over ad income

NUT urges Benue to pay teachers

Traders donate relief materials to Boko Haram victims

Court remands man, 23, for alleged rape of minor

Jonathan, security chiefs in closed-door meeting

Extrajudicial killing: Adamawa community petitions Jonathan, N’Assembly

Abu Hamza trial to begin in US court

Algerians vote on Bouteflika’s re-election bid

Lawmaker wants troops deployed in southern Taraba

B’Haram link: Apologise or face litigation, Buhari tells PDP

Police arraign bus conductor for theft

PDP will reclaim Ekiti, Osun -Sambo

Taraba under gunmen attack, residents flee

Pistorius trial: Forensic tests challenged

Deadly clashes at Ukraine port base

Three killed in Ukraine clashes as leaders meet

India election: Voting starts on biggest polling day

National Conference, a waste of public funds -Poll

287 still missing after S’Korean ferry sinks

Argentina rescues girl kept for nine years in garage

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Brain scans might spot potential for recovery from coma

Certain thyroid-related diseases may vary by race

Non-whites exposed to more air pollution — Study

Abuja hosts Okoku’s foundation launch

Brazil 2014: Iran open camp in S’Africa

Ike Uche condoles with Abuja bomb victims

Fuel: Marketers plan 24-hour service during Easter

Brent passes $110 on Ukraine tension

Foreigners shouldn’t dominate local meter production —EMS

Firm boosts local content with DST

Power firm promises prepaid meters in 18 months

Climate change, Ebola and Lassa fever

The criminality of voicelessness

Deadly threat of Ebola Virus

Nyanya carnage and Jonathan’s ‘stolen’ campaign funds

300 missing in S’Korean ship wreck

Jordanian warplanes destroying vehicles crossing from Syria – Govt

Police arraign more suspected kidnappers of prosecutor’s father

Six die in Guinea gold mine collapse

Federer, Nadal advance at Monte Carlo Masters

Lagosians set for Easter Monday cycling

Greensprings/Kanu Football Camp targets 400 kids

Donate blood, it’s beneficial for you

Targeting cancer with a triple threat

Now’s the time to prepare for retirement

Foods that lower cholesterol

Healing herbs

Adegboruwa: LASG asks police to probe assassination attempt

Ebola virus: Lawmakers go back to constituencies

Lagos seeks transparent governance

NMA demands forensic identification of dead victims

Security alert at Nyanya bus terminals

FG chides media over ‘insensitive’ reports

Transporters ask FCT to decongest motor parks

Civil servants urge united action against B’Haram

Indian Hospital offers free blood

UN, US, others condemn schoolgirls’ abduction

CJN says laws against fake drugs inadequate

FG trains health workers to tackle Ebola virus

Court scolds Keyamo for absence from Fani-Kayode’s trial

Let’s adopt modified presidential system, says Ekweremadu

PDP elders warn Akpabio against imposing candidates

B’Haram kills 20 in fresh Borno attacks

Again, PDP accuses APC of terrorist connections

‘INEC lied against Obanikoro’

Jonathan summons govs, service chiefs over insecurity

Soldiers, hunters comb bushes for abducted girls

Residents allegedly catch mentally-challenged woman with N100,000, BlackBerry

Messi mentally fatigued, says former Barca coach

GM to ask bankruptcy court for lawsuit protection

Shale to continue to boost US output

Insurance firms should leverage new media

Forte Oil declares N1.1bn profit for Q1

How to fight terrorism

Blackout cripples businesses in parts of Calabar

Nigeria intensifies efforts on nuclear power

Man beheads cousins, injures two others

Lagos warns against encroachment on NNPC pipelines

Eagles don’t need top teams for friendlies –Rufai

Vetiva Fund Managers inaugurates new fund

EFCC arraigns fake glo agent

Which flagship smartphone is the most durable?

CAC to introduce new business registration software

FG calls for investment in renewable energy

Senate’s heated debate and another probe into kerosene subsidy

Same-sex marriage controversy

China economic growth slows to 18-month low

Police arrest 14 MASSOB members in Enugu

Confab delegate slumps, hospitalised

No case of Ebola reported in Mali – Minister

Gunmen kill 18 traders on Borno highway

36 killed, 53 wounded in Iraq attacks

JTF deploys troops in Rivers over communal clashes

Copyright Commission arrests 30 persons in Edo, Delta

Abuja blast: Relatives scramble for corpses

NIS recruitment tragedy: Victims await FG’s compensation

Boko Haram: More abducted female students released -DHQ

Two party system best for Nigeria, says Kalu

We don’t have details of kidnapped schoolgirls – FG

Girls abduction, crime against humanity -NLC

Gunmen snatch two UN vans in Bauchi attack

CJN decries inadequate laws against drug counterfeiting

10 female students escape from Boko Haram abductors

Funsho Williams was strangled to death – Pathologist

Wada sacks Kogi commissioners

Jonathan summons govs to emergency meeting over insecurity

Ukraine crisis: Military vehicles ‘seized’ in Kramatorsk

Communal clash: JTF deploys troops in oil community

Cote d’Ivoire’s opposition parties fault govt on election commission

Sultan condemns abduction of 100 schoolgirls

Abduction of 100 Borno schoolgirls shocking, horrible -US

SON plans lengthy jail terms for substandard products importers

UNICEF demands release of abducted school girls

Jonathan’s Kano trip, loud statement to terrorists -FG

P’Harcourt disco plans prepaid metres in 18 months

CPJ demands release of jailed Cameroonian editor

Williams was strangled to death, says Pathologist

Lagos asks police to probe Adegboruwa’s assassination claim

UNICEF seeks unconditional release of 100 Borno schoolgirls

NDLEA arrests 64 suspected drug traffickers

Court remands three for murder

Fish out Abuja blast perpetrators, APC govs tell Jonathan

MTN disowns Nyanya blast update text

FCT Resettlement Estate residents lament poor sanitation

Ex-APC stalwart emerges Kwara PDP chairman

Ekweremadu advocates modified presidential system for Nigeria

British ex-bank boss arraigned for drug possession

Saudi intelligence chief removed

Egypt bars Brotherhood members from elections

Prosecutor’s absence stalls Fani-Kayode’s trial

Farmer, 72, arraigned in Ondo for assault

Two arraigned for disrupting Ondo APC ward congress

Abuja blast: NMA demands forensic investigation

Ondo trains traditional midwives

Military begins search for abducted Borno schoolgirls

Agent denies Manchester United offer for Toni Kroos

Woman, 35, faces N1.1m visa fraud charge

Court remands 32-year-old man for raping minor

Jordanian Ambassador’s kidnappers give condition for his release

Seven killed in Taraba violence

Housewife urges court to dissolve marriage over childlessness

African Health Ministers to establish disease control centre

Head of oldest African park shot in DR Congo

Three Palestinians killed, five wounded in Gaza explosion

Rep asks Jonathan to end killings

47 killed in Togo road accident

hina condemns bomb attack in Nigeria

Adamawa recording success in fight against HIV -Official

Indian transgenders granted legal status

New York police scrap Muslim spy unit

Yahoo shares surge despite falling profits

Oscar Pistorius trial examines forensics

Malaysia plane: Robotic sub resumes search

Ukraine on brink of civil war, says Putin

Five students dead in Canada ‘mass murder’

Two dead, 104 missing in S’Korean ship tragedy

Confab releases committees’ list

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Evangelist in court for alleged fraud

Court acquits secretary over alleged N1.4m theft

Six cargo terminals ready in 16 months —FAAN

Air Seychelles revenue rises by 107%

NCAA re-issues AOC to Overland Airways

FSF seeks international confab on aircraft monitoring

Ogwumike is WNBA’s top overall draft pick

Ukraine begins anti-terror operation

Berlusconi to do community service —Court

Boston plans anniversary of marathon bombing

Missing Plane: Mini-sub aborts search mission

Police arrest sex offenders for murder

Nicaragua on maximum alert after series of quakes

Gunmen kidnap Jordanian envoy in Libya

Majek Fashek’s problem is spiritual –Imona

NGA, Red Door Gallery bring back the ‘masters’

Chukwura can’t contest for AGN presidency —Emeka Ike

Parade of stars at The Seed premiere

AY, Adeyinka’s comedy shows get Maltina boost

Again, Nyanya bombing exposes poor preparedness for emergencies

NHIS plans insurance cover for 24 million pupils

Malnutrition not caused by poverty —Experts

Ochekpe takes free medicare to Plateau Central

Ogun promises quality health care

NGO calls for improved health care for women

Health insurance: Hygeia targets informal sector

Police arraign four security guards for negligence

Health workers threaten nationwide strike April 29

Nigerians at risk of vector-borne diseases – APHPN chairman

Scientists discover blood test for breast cancer

Fidson wins global award

Doctors implant lab-grown organ

Eagles don’t fear Argentina, says Keshi

Simeone won’t stop Costa move

NFF not owing Okpala, says Inyamah

New tennis tourney debuts

Aquatics federation to hold tourney

Okagbare leads 19 others to Mt. SAC Relays

Dolphins qualify for Rivers FA Cup semis

Nestle makes plans for Milo U-13 African tourney

Peak begins World Cup promo for Eagles

Man City, PSG faces FFP punishment

Pistorius concludes five-day stint in the witness box

AC Milan target Mikel, Cole

CAN, ACF, Afenifere, others mourn victims

Let’s unite against terrorism, says IGP

Boko Haram war difficult to win unless… –Amosu

FCTA to install explosive detection device in buses

Journalists barred from taking photographs

Ikorodu moves to produce Fashola’s successor

We should go to God for solutions – Kumuyi

Four injured as bus somersaults on Third Mainland

Awori monarch wants creation of zone

Thugs clash during NURTW election

Security guards battle IKEDC over unpaid terminal benefits

Court remands tout for killing motorcyclist

Gangsters rape, kill 18-year-old sex worker in Lagos

Man allegedly impersonates US soldier on Afghan Mission

Residents, contractor at loggerheads over unfinished project

Punish perpetrators, UN, UK, Canada tell FG

Govt rules out mass burial for victims

NEMA pleads for more blood donation

Tambuwal, Saraki, others donate blood

Stop blackmailing Osun REC, APC tells PDP

2014 Budget: FG administers oaths on procurement officers

Gunmen kidnap Kogi Speaker’s children

Kano rally: Ango Abdullahi, Junaid blast President

Kwakwanso embezzled my campaign fund, Jonathan alleges

‘Olubadan, man of honesty, clean character’

10-month-old baby reunites with ‘missing’ mother in hospital

Italian bonds gain amid sale demand

Frequent traveller, how about jet lag?

Three arraigned for allegedly smoking hemp in public

PDP’s over-politicisation

Shares hit by weak data, poor results

Chanrai introduces Mitsubishi Attrage, Space Star

‘Rebased GDP will boost labour force’

NISER advises govt on employment drive

Man, 22, arraigned over jailbreak

American expert to inspect Lagos, Abuja airports

Australia’s GE Money warns customers of ‘Heartbleed’ bug

Singapore Airlines spreads wings into F1

Power supply hasn’t improved with privatisation– Survey

World Economic Forum’ll hold in Abuja, Okonjo-Iweala assures

Unending steel project

Sambo Dasuki’s approach to national security (1)

Boko Haram abducts 100 schoolgirls in Borno

FCMB, Ciuci, others promote youth entrepreneurship

PDP rally: You’re insensitive, callous, northern groups tell Jonathan

N10bn water business thrives in Nigeria daily – NAFDAC

Terrorism: Delegates ask FG to shut borders

FG, states, LG share N641.38bn from federation account

Confab delegate canvasses for Singapore’s development model

Ukraine begins ‘anti-terror’ action

Jonathan in Ibadan, pays tributes to Olubadan

APC cancels congresses in four Edo Councils – Chairman

Psychiatric cases among young Nigerians increasing -JUTH

Ekiti, Osun polls: Okwu writes INEC on APGA’s participation

Bomb scare in Rivers, police evacuate suspected explosive

APGA crisis: Umeh testifies at Anambra election tribunal

Super Falcons to remain in camp during Easter

Saraki donates blood to Abuja blast victims

Ondo poll: INEC tasks political parties on security

FRSC deploys 34,000 officials for Easter patrols

Prices of fish, bread pushes inflation to 7.8%

Police College graduates 71 detectives

Kidnappers abduct two Kogi Speaker’s children

UNESCO, UNODC partner to campaign against trafficking

Minister assures public of FG’s commitment to peace, security

Kogi teachers protest salary delay, arrears

NDLEA seizes N228m heroin from Pakistani student

Monarchs ask FG to pay NDDC N484.4bn arrears

Nyanya blast: ‘Missing’ 10-month-old baby reunites with hospitalised mother

US Navy donates N416m materials to Nigerian charities

Abuja blast: Woman faints on hearing colleague’s death

Man remanded in custody over son’s killing

Anti-terror war difficult without community support – Amosu

Sierra Leone charges 14 soldiers with mutiny

Abuja bombing, a national calamity -ACF

Labourer, 23, in court for stealing wheelbarrows

Kogi teachers protest non-payment of salaries

Lawmakers, workers flee over National Assembly bomb scare

Abuja blast: Tambuwal offers to donate blood

Rivers: Lawmaker kicks against Amaechi’s N50bn loan

Two security men in the dock over alleged burglary

UN, CAN condemn Abuja bombing

Absence of interpreter stalls trial of drug trafficking

Groundnut pyramids will return to Kano -Jonathan

Bombing: FG to settle victims’ hospital bills

NDLEA arrests two suspected drug dealers in Gombe

Woman stabs sister’s neighbour with scissors over money

Two bag three months jail for unnatural sex

Woman in court for reckless driving

Boko Haram abducts 200 schoolgirls in Borno

Abuja blast: Afenifere condemns attack, blames politicians

UN commends Guinea-Bissau’s peaceful elections

Man, 39, to spend four months in prison for theft

Anambra sensitises traders on Ebola virus

Two brothers arrested in Pakistan for cannibalism

Nigeria to host African Internet Forum in Abuja

Lebanese journalists killed in Syria

CPC gives April 17 deadline for explanation from Arik

Appeal Court dismisses Akala’s bid to quash criminal charges

Abuja bomb blast: One injured victim dies, says NEMA

Absence of handwriting expert stalls Atuche’s trial

US Airways apologises for Twitter x-rated image

Man, 56, arraigned for alleged criminal force

Stop emergency rule in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa – Senator

African health ministers set to address health issues

Italy ex-PM Berlusconi to do community service

EKEDC targets 400 mega watts supply – CEO

Jordanian envoy kidnapped in Libya

Senate wants fixed tariff for terminal operators

India court recognises transgender people as third gender

Obama presses Putin over Ukraine

Malaysia plane: Robotic submarine first mission cut short

Afghan deputy minister kidnapped in Kabul

Ukraine: EU and US mull further Russia sanctions

At least 12 dead in Chile wildfire

Niger CJ frees four inmates

Monday, April 14, 2014

Tunisia’s Labour Union nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Two die in Tambuwal’s convoy, Kaduna motorists’ crash

Poly students protest colleague’s death

Family blames hotel for UNIBEN student’s death

Man allegedly pushes friend into river

NSCDC arraigns eight, impounds two trucks in A’Ibom

Herbalist in court for defrauding sick banker

Ogun police to renew raids of black spots

Police arrest twins for robbery, burglary

God’ll expose perpetrators, Sultan prays

Attack, a needless war – Mark, Senate

Tambuwal, Ihedioha condemn attack

Cape Verde joins Africa Finance Corporation

Zenith Bank’s $500m Eurobond over-subscribed

Hospitals prevent relations from seeing victims

‘FG’ll bury civil servant victims’

Wailings as victims narrate ordeals

Relatives besiege FCT hospitals

2015: INEC targets 35% positions for women

Emergency rule extension’ll depend on security reports –Reps

We need positive change now, says Amaechi

States want Fulani herdsmen’s movement restricted

Eagles need Yobo in Brazil – Sodje

‘Customs collected N77.9bn revenue in Q1’

NNPC appoints Ohi Alegbe as spokesperson

Expert warns politicians to keep off bomb scene

Lagos becoming a victim of its success – Commissioner

Rainstorm displaced 3,000 in Ogun, says NEMA

UK advises Nigerian politicians against desperation

Court rules on Briton’s N12bn fraud case May 5

Soyinka seeks non-partisan approach to B’Haram war

Lagos, Adegboruwa disagree over Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge judgment

Abuja bomb blast: PDP accuses APC of culpability

Stopping trade in Nigeria’s stolen oil

Sorrow, tears as Abuja blast kills 89

Police find seven dead babies in Utah house

Contractor in the dock over N1.45m fraud

ICT ’ll aid service delivery in public sector – Aladekomo

‘SMEs not free from cyber attacks’

Kwara to raise N4.4bn from banks

Why N220bn MSME fund release is delayed – CBN

How much life insurance should you have?

Egypt: Security forces kill Muslim Brotherhood members

Police arrest man in Jewish centre shootings

GTB shareholders approve N50bn dividend

Two die in Tambuwal’s convoy, Kaduna motorists crash

Flying Eagles have learnt from Morocco friendlies -Ugbade

Ogun varsity shuns Assembly’s invitation over fee hike

NLC asks FG to implement reports on Boko Haram

Niger uncovers 7,000 ‘ghost’ students on scholarships list

Kano trains 632 youths on poultry farming

APGA: Court dismisses Umeh’s application against judgment

Awolowo Stadium, Ibadan to host international matches -NSC

Ekiti retirees protest non-payment of pension arrears

Commonwealth Games medals unveiled on 100-day countdown

Chief of Defence Staff disowns Facebook accounts

Nigerians need to support security operatives -CAN

Enugu to fish out ghost SURE-P beneficiaries

Ekiti NDLEA gets new commander

Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge: Court rules on Lagos application April 25

Angry citizens forcefully demand relatives’ corpses

Confab adjourns plenary to fine-tune membership list

Man bags 110 days imprisonment for N80,000 fraud

Woman, 24, remanded for kidnapping baby

We’ll not surrender Bayelsa to vultures, buccaneers -Dickson

FG insincere in tackling Boko Haram, says Sani

Soyinka seeks non partisan approach to Boko Haram menace

Housekeeper, three others face trial over theft

Police arraign businesswoman for fraud

Police arrest students for assaulting officer

$513m needed to complete Ajaokuta Steel Coy -FG

Businessman arraigned for causing grievous hurt

Manager arraigned over N4.9m diesel theft

Teenager in the dock over alleged defilement of minor

Barman bags three months for theft

Father, daughter in the dock over malicious damage

Man, 25, in the dock for theft

Confab delegates condemn Abuja motor park bombing

Kwara to source N4.4bn from banks

Gombe conducts mass wedding for 720 couples

Jonathan urges Nigerians to be security conscious

Akintunde Ahmad earns 5.0 GPA, accepted to Yale

Suspected tout remanded for murder

Two men in the dock over theft

Abuja blast: Eyewitnesses, survivors recount experiences

Brazil plans record W’Cup security operation

EFCC inaugurates Unilorin anti-corruption club

Court fixes May 5 to rule on trial of ex-Gulf Bank MD

Trial of radical cleric, Hamza, to begin in US

Trader arraigned over theft of N2.4m worth of drinks

Man, 33, in the dock for theft, assault on policeman

71 killed, 124 injured in Abuja motor park bombing

Bricklayer in the dock for raping minor

London Marathon: Man dies in hospital after collapse

Ethiopia, China in $73m airport expansion deal

Explosion: Security agencies on red alert in Abuja

Libya’s PM resigns after assault on family

Tunisian court orders release of ex-security officials

Three dead in Kansas City shootings

Pistorius concocting evidence, says prosecutor

Bomb explosion update: Steer clear of blast site, NEMA warns

Jonathan cancels trip to Ibadan, visits blast scene

Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russian occupiers ignore deadline

Malaysia plane: Robotic submarine to begin search

Deadly Chile fire forces evacuations

ECOWAs police chiefs meet in April in Mali

Victims of Pinochet’s govt attacks reburied in Chile

Boko Haram kills scores in Abuja motor park bombing

UK motorist survives 80ft cliff fall into the sea

Rainstorm wreaks havoc in Lagos

Libyan PM to step down after attack on family

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Lagos rainstorm destroys houses, churches, uproots poles

Boat accident: Rescue agency faults Isaac’s family claim

Buhari not worried by movement ‘restriction’ –Fashakin

Senate threatens Deziani over jet scandal, NNPC accounts

B’ Haram is spiritual warfare against Nigeria, says Nebo

INEC must sanction parties causing violence –Bamidele

Jonathan is desperate for 2015, says S’East APC

Rivers APC wants Presidency zoned to N’Delta

B’Haram invades Borno villages, kills 38

Gunmen rob Catholic parish chairman, grandchildren

Catalogue of errors in Rivers judiciary crisis

Menace of illegal arms proliferation

CBN: Leave the shadow, face the substance (1)

Pacquiao beats Bradley to win title

Interswitch, Western Union develop account-based money transfer

Nigerian economy now under the spotlight – Rewane

Investor group offers to take over Mt. Gox

NIA, FRSC collaborate on road safety

Quintessential G.O.K, a lawyer’s delight

Rid yourself of back pain

Oil revenue crashed by 19.8% in January — CBN

Period of sobriety and solemnity

Macedonians vote for new president

Lagos inaugurates LOC for DAWN Games

Not yet Uhuru

Banks’ assets hit N24tn – Report

Lower your blood pressure without drugs

Speak against rigging, corruption, Amaechi tells clerics

Gunmen kill 38 villagers in Borno attacks

Results of NPFL matches

I will not join issues with APC -Fayose

Troops capture cattle thieves, recover 140 cows, arms

Police prepare for Jonathan’s visit to Kano

Ukraine to fight pro-Russia forces

Insurgency paralysed economic activities in Borno – Emir

Nigeria committed to rebuilding fiscal buffers -Okonjo-Iweala

Ghana to partner Nigeria in fighting terrorism

Apo killings: Aturu hails human rights commission’s verdict

NDLEA seizes N240m worth of drugs in three months

Emergency rule: We ‘ll be guided by security report -Reps

Brazil: Keshi ‘ll take Nigeria to World Cup, say Reps

Kwara, PDP at war over performance

Power projects ongoing despite insurgency – FG

Varsity pensioners hail Senate over new pension bill

North can survive without oil -Lamido Adamawa

2015: Plateau is in prayerful mood, says Senator

Solomon Islands hit by second quake

London Marathon: Farah misses out

APC to probe irregularities in Ebonyi ward congresses

Abdullah ahead in Afghan poll count

Deadly fire destroys homes in Chile

JAMB: Medical doctor arrested for alleged impersonation

GDP rebasing’ll attract investors to Nigeria -Official

Russia warns over Ukraine talks

Guinea-Bissau goes to the polls

Malaysia plane: Search for black box intensifies

Earthquake hits near Solomon Islands

Saturday, April 12, 2014

I prefer Fayemi to Fayose — Aluko

JAMB fails to conduct UTME in Maiduguri

I will sue the doctor

US planting season on slow start

Chic work wear

Only in Nigeria

This disrespect for us must stop!

Brazil falling short in airport rush

My twins are better players than me — Amokachi

Confab’s N12m induced presidential applauses

I’ve never been married – Adunni Ade

Land use in Nigeria (2)

Focus is key — Adebowale

Timi Alaibe’s dapper look

Have fun while serving others — Mike Omotosho

Jet scandal: Reps give Diezani April 28 deadline

Jide Adenuga soars

Too little, too late!

Exam cheats: Knocks, kudos for N.2m fine bill

My wife does bikini lap dance for me — Owen Gee

Electricity consumers paying for investors’ losses — Source

JAMB cancels UTME in Maiduguri

21 killed in violent attacks across Iraq

Fayemi nominated as APC candidate for Ekiti election

Aregbesola wins APC ticket in Osun

Shooting reported in Ukraine protest

Kenya suspends wildlife officials in poaching crackdown

China water contamination affects 2.4m after oil leak

Claims of new poison gas attack in Syria

Turkey’s PM accuses Twitter of tax evasion

Gunmen abduct senior police officer in Yemen

Bomb blasts kill 12 in India

Gunmen seize Ukraine police station

Iran anger over US visa refusal for envoy

Gunmen seize Ukraine police station in Sloviansk

Malaysia plane: Signal detected, rapidly fading

‘Muslim Brotherhood’ members killed in Egypt

Turks protest against Egypt mass death penalties

US refuses visa for Iran’s UN envoy

FG partners local investors to develop mining sector

S’Korea, US hold largest-ever air drill

G7 open to more Russia sanctions, says US

FG’ll protect farmers from climate change -Minister

Marketer remanded, charged with impersonation

US urges countries to help Ukraine’s economic rescue

Friday, April 11, 2014

Shopaholic …with Ure Okezie

Awkward moment with Zaina Agoro

Sunday Are’s TYPICAL DAY

My first… Damilola Oke

Travel tips to Cuba

I’ve a point to prove against Pacquiao – Bradley

Mayweather flashes jewellry collection on Instagram

Sturridge teaches kids signature goal-celebration dance

Murray’s hotel passes first big test

Beckham turns heads at Beverly Hills

NFF, pay Okpala and let’s have some quiet

It’s my destiny to win Green Jacket – Rory

I want to develop top boxers for Nigeria – Adura

Kate Middleton beats Prince William in a sailing race

Diamond Bank declares N8.4bn profit for Q1

Portland Bathrooms unveils Jaquar showroom in Lagos

Chicken Republic repositions for growth

How to attract foreign investment by ICAN boss

NFF must work with Keshi – Omokaro

Amuneke praises Eaglets

Bayelsa warn Nembe City

Bayern, Dortmund clash Munich

Malta Guinness backs Eagles

‘Pacquiao wants decisive victory over Bradley’

Donald laments dumb mistake

Masters 2014: Bill Haas leads at Augusta

Simpson to appeal drug ban

Boxers set for Lagos fiesta

Keshi has final say on World Cup squad –Chukwu

Champions League: Chelsea face Atletico Madrid

When a yesterday’s man came calling

I need N7m to live –47-year-old kidney failure patient

More knocks for Tchidi Chikere

Tuface locks Makurdi

Businessman bags imprisonment for stealing friend’s car

Sexual expression, central in marriage

Chinese have taken over our businesses –Nigerian furniture makers lament

Police accuse trader of raping 8-year-old girl

Terrorism: nysc employees fault venue of promotion exam

Jonathan vows to capture South-East in 2015

Pro-Hillary Super PAC Raises $1.7 Million

Akon seeks to light 1,000 African homes

Eagles will be stronger with Osaze – Bazuaye

Mo’cheddah returns with Destinambari

Udo-Obong rejects Maurice Greene

Four finalists battle for KTQ N2m, SUV

Power outage stalls Sanusi’s suit against FRC

Nigerian celebrities like cheap, free things –Owolabi

Don Jazzy, Tiwa, others meet their ‘lost twin’

Vladimir Putin professes high hopes for Ukraine summit

Police arraign two brothers for N46m fraud

NDLEA uncovers 11.5kg cannabis in NAHCO warehouse

FG partner Borno on renewable energy plant

Kalu’s supporters, policemen fight at PDP rally

INEC faults 11 states for non-conduct of LG elections

Delegates, April 10, 2014

Iraqi deputy PM survives convoy ambush

Govt ready to pay ASUP, COEASU -Wike

Kwara pensioners want arrears paid into lawyer’s account

Mob set ablaze female suspected kidnapper in Ilorin

Gunmen attack Taraba, kill two

Teenager drowns in river in Jigawa

China upholds four-year jail term for rights lawyer

Jonathan lambasts APC over ward congress, candidates’ selection

Wife’s murder: UK gay banker jailed for life

Delta earmarks N6bn for BRT lane

Ukrainian PM tackles crisis in restive east

Northern govs, Fulani meet to resolve herdsmen, farmers clashes

Why Fulani herdsmen were evacuated from Niger -Aliyu

DPRK vows to fight against US hostility

Supreme Court dismisses Lagos VAT suit against FG

AU to address human rights violation in Mali

37 killed in fresh CAR clashes

PDP gov ticket in Niger not for sale -Aliyu

FG inaugurates technical committee on grazing reserves

Court grants teenager driver bail for alleged theft

Pastor in court for defiling two under-aged sisters

Strong earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

Tertiary institution workers protest in Kwara

Tricycle operator in court for stealing pregnant dog

Police arraign two hawkers for phone theft

NUC approves 15 degree programmes for Jigawa varsity

Libya coastguard detains hundreds of migrants

Man in the dock for motorcycle theft

Lagos to establish energy training institute

Two Kenyan aid workers rescued in Somalia

Ondo sets Jan 2015 deadline for residents’ card

Seven killed in Ukraine coal mine blast

Pastor, civil servant in court for threatening ex-policeman

Osun to spend N710m on fertiliser -Govt

2014 budget: Poor implementation worry experts

Brazil will stage best W’Cup, says Blatter

Outage stalls hearing in Sanusi’s case

Pope asks for child abuse forgiveness

Driver, 34, in the dock for manslaughter

Apo killing: HRAN calls for full implementation of NHRC report

Powerlifting: Orji sets new record in Dubai

Court orders remand of six alleged armed robbers

EFCC secures 773 convictions in 11 years

37 people killed in fresh fighting in CAR

UCL S’final: Chelsea draw Atletico Madrid

Jigawa to immunise 493,000 against polio

UN expresses concern over political tensions in Burundi

Pistorius defends self at trial

6.1-magnitude earthquake shakes Nicaragua

Nine killed in California bus accident

Malaysia plane: Signals from planes black box

Pistorius faces third day of cross-examination

US health secretary resigns amid Obamacare row

Police arrests man for murder

Confab: Nigerians in diaspora want special commission

Nigeria child bride poisons older husband

Thursday, April 10, 2014

12,850 Lagos households treated with insecticide -Commissioner

Senate summons FCT minister, J’Berger over airport contract

‘Lack of labs hampers Lassa fever test’

N’East people’s security more important than elections – Shekarau

Police deny complicity in Zamfara killings

Borno, Yobe elders demand N300bn

Delegates call for state creation

Braithwaite faults Nigeria’s federalism

‘Don’t grant amnesty to B’Haram members’

Resource control: Ijaw Congress knocks Lamido

Corruption: FG summons Zimbabwean envoy over Mugabe’s comments

Court hears NJC, Rivers CJ suit May 5

2015: US won’t dictate to Nigeria, says ambassador

Cholera kills 60 in Bauchi

Accord Party concludes primary

Jonathan intervenes in Ekiti crisis

Baby factory: Ogun to reconcile victims with families

Defeating Aregbesola difficult but possible – Mu’azu

Accused subsidy fraudster escaped to Canada – EFCC

‘Ignore N’East govs’ demand on emergency rule’

Announce by-election result now, Mimiko tells INEC

Building your business with Google online maps

S’Sudan conflict: UN denies showing indifference

CAR: UN votes to send peacekeepers

Lagos College reels under overcrowded hostels, dirty environment

US stocks dip after rally

‘Knowledge of Abacus will improve performance in Mathematics’

My colleagues want to run me down -Klint da Drunk

Congress turns GM probe focus to engineers

Ukraine offers amnesty to protesters

Chams records 115.3% growth in profit

Court jails man over N8.6m recharge cards theft

Rebasing GDP as antidote to economic stagnation

Al-Jazeera trial: Defendants denounce hearing as joke

Borno, Yobe elders demand N300bn intervention fund

12,850 households treated with insecticide in Lagos -Commissioner

Flying Eagles players’ll dominate Super Eagles in 2018

Aluu Four: Mob overwhelmed police team, says accused

APC faction calls for cancellation of Gombe ward congresses

Boko Haram online supporter remanded, faces terrorism charge

Jonathan inaugurates Abuja water project

Kogi gov pardons death row inmate after 18 years

People’s security more important than 2015 election -Shekarau

Court to hear suspended Rivers CJ, NJC suit May 5

Monarch advocates one year military training for youths

Jonathan intervenes in Ekiti PDP crisis

Immigration deports 80 illegal aliens from Taraba

GDP rebasing: FG ridiculing itself, says APC

Asafa Powell banned for 18 months for doping

Wada urges FG to refund N14bn road projects

Pro-Diezani protesters storm NNPC HEADQUARTERS

Court orders Rivers, others to pay ex-militant N50m

Bomb explodes outside Greece’s central bank

I have reconciled with Modu Sheriff -Shettima

Stay away from N’Delta, APC tells Jonathan

Dislodging APC from Osun difficult but possible -PDP

Privatisation has done more damage to public interest –TUC

Non service of court processes stalls Abacha’s son’s suit

Proposed law disqualifies judges from plea bargain deals

Mimiko urges INEC to announce Ondo by-election result

Nigeria not on course, says Braitwaite

Outage: IKED pleads for patience as Lagos residents protest

AU, Rwanda to commemorate 20th year of genocide

Russia slams NATO over Ukraine

Bauchi businesses affected by ASUP strike

INC decries Lamido’s condition for resource control

Wanted alleged subsidy fraudster fled to Canada -EFCC

Three die, 1,000 passengers stranded over Kwara downpour

UN to vote on peacekeepers for CAR

Police arraign driver for breach of trust, cheating

Senate passes HIV/AIDS anti-discrimination bill

Police deny complicity in Zamfara massacre

Ex-soldier arraigned for alleged okada theft

Abuja road: Senate summons FCT minister, Julius Berger

Confab, April 9, 2014

Mechanic in court for defrauding driver of N50,000

Reps pass N4.695tr 2014 budget

Northern govs ask security agencies to stop killings

Cholera has killed 60 persons in Bauchi -Govt

Motorcycle theft: Ex-soldier gets N5,000 bail

Court remands businessman for cheating

No compromise for my people’s security, says Al-Makura

Confab delegates call for state creation

Malaysia plane: Search teams pick possible new signal

Gunmen kill two watching Champions League in Yobe

Zamfara offers N12m to attacked victims families

Monarch calls for calm over herdsmen killing

I did not pick on Steenkamp, says Pistorius

Rebels hand over oil port to Libya

FG summons Zimbabwean envoy over Mugabe’s attack

Rebels hand over oil port to Libyan gov’t

Navy destroys 265 Warri illegal refineries

Oronsaye report: Presidency to set up implentation committee

Saudi considers lifting ban on girls sports

Italy sounds the alarm over 4,000 immigrants

Anti-corruption activist on trial in China

California man confesses to 40 killings

Texas executes Mexican killer

Anambra emerges overall best in 2013 WASSCE

2015: INEC to begin voter registration in May

Indonesian opposition party leads parliamentary poll

Rwanda’s economic growth drops by 4.6% -IMF

Pistorius to face more trial questions

Malaysia plane: Search area narrows

Indians vote on key election day

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Election board rejects call for re-run

Court upholds murder suspect’s conviction

Indonesians vote in parliamentary polls

20 die in Pakistan market bomb blast

Trinidad’s ex-Prime Minister dies at 87

US arms sale to Taiwan angers China

Court convicts Texas woman of stiletto stabbing

Hezbollah expresses confidence in Assad

N’York man exonerated after 25 years in prison

S’Sudan conflict: MSF accuses UN of indifference

Mother thwarts Facebook plot to shoot her son

Malaysian plane: Search regains recorder’s signal

China sacks former security chief’s associate

Train crash: Paralysed man sues for $100m

Kenya sends back illegal Somalis

UK court acquits suspect of murder

‘Iran will never give up its nuclear programme’

Israeli PM curbs contact with Palestinians

Student stabs 20 in Pennsylvania high school

Court jails lawyer for starving dog to death

Ukraine issues ultimatum to east’s pro-Russia activists

Ultimate Warrior dies at 54

Commonwealth Games: Fraser-Pryce wary of Okagbare

Morocco force Flying Eagles to draw

Arsenal lack winning mentality – Cazorla

All-African junior golf tourney holds in Lagos

Majidun win Lagos rowing tourney

Osaze targets Stoke revival against Newcastle

Glo hails return of Giwa, Nembe City

Tours have improved my skills, says Makanjuola

Tornadoes boss commends players

Inter at Stamford Bridge for Mikel

I took Reeva’s life –Pistorius

Golden League will assess athletes – AFN

Glo League: Isah brace sinks Bayelsa

Mourinho got game plan right again – Terry

Fed Cup: Serena, Venus out

English FA set to ban football betting

Some NFF members uncomfortable with Keshi —Onigbinde

Drinking milk may slow knee arthritis in women — Study

Stem cells show promise for stroke recovery

Chemo might give certain lung cancer patients an edge

Missing $20bn riddle

Our rebased instability

Indefinite closure of Lagos Appeal Court

Re: Understanding Osun politics

Check outrageous electricity bills

Five children drown in River Kaduna

Security men mistakenly shoot employer to death

Mob attacks FRSC officers over accident

Tower eyes takeover of Africa oil player

TCN workers protest ministry’s takeover plan of HQ

18-year-old in court for killing landlord over dog

Osoba advocates regional system of government

US crude up on weak dollar

How Nigeria’s economy grew by 89% overnight

China sees less room to fight growth slowdown

Tiger Global helps Quora raise $80m

Two ministers and burden of job creation

Seplat to offer shares at N576 each

PPI complaint numbers see signs of drop

Solar power for rural areas: The Jigawa example

EU rules on subsidies for renewable energy

Greece faces long road to recovery — Report

PDP govs pledge support for Fayose, Omisore

Adelabu resumes as CBN deputy governor

UK retail prices see record fall

Samsung, Apple have margins on their minds

FRSC arrests 23,287 offenders in three months

US pledges cooperation with Nigeria on 2015 polls

Lassa fever: One dies, five hospitalised in Plateau

Confab delegate advocates part-time unicameral legislature

FG appoints new DG for NITDA

Yero mourns Kaduna lawmaker, monarch

Lagos APC members protest ward congresses

1999 constitution, a coup against Nigerians —Olatubora

Anambra seals two banks for non-payment of levies

Gunmen kill two merrymakers in Niger

I’ve not left APC for PDP, says Fani-Kayode

Osoba faults Nigeria’s federalism, advocates regional govt

Edo APC leaders differ over ward congress

N250m scam: A’Court okays Igbinedion for fresh trial

SSS arrests, detains SUN Editor at confab

Oshiomhole’s aide, others defect to PDP

Arsonists burn APC secretariat in Bauchi

Kwara Assembly suspends lawmaker for third time

Adelabu assumes duty as CBN Deputy Governor

ICPC to partner international anti-graft agencies

Senate amends Nigerian companies law

Plateau poultry farmers blame insurgency for egg glut

Police arraign driver for stealing N2.1m car

Kaduna residents accuse refinery of pollution

AGF withdraws N10.2bn libel suit against Melaye

Car dealer faces N550,000 fraud charge

Okwu is APGA chairman, AGF tells SGF

Two brothers in the dock for assault, stealing

Nigeria wins gold at IPC World Powerlifting tourney

Bandits kill policemen in Jigawa bank raid

Join Rivers Gov race, Patience Jonathan’s kinsmen tell Wike

Unemployment: NYSC, BoI plan loan for corps members

Insecurity: US envoy tours Benue, Plateau, others

You can’t initiate new constitution, Senate tells Jonathan

Student stabs 20 pupils in US school

Rationalisation: FG orders implementation panel for Oronsaye report

Otudeko witness’ ailment stalls $48m suit against Dangote

Jonathan approves restructuring of NDDC

Senate passes N4.695tr 2014 budget

2015: Learn from Afghanistan, N’East govs tell INEC

Driver bags three months for jumping bail

FG okays six-month imprisonment, N50,000 fine for smokers

Court rules on Abacha’s aide N100bn suit June

NBTI, NEPC partner to promote Nigerian products

Businessman in the dock over breach of trust

Man, 44, in the dock for theft

Farmers appeal for early supply of fertiliser, seeds

Police arraign seven over murder of Benue herdsmen

Motorcyclist docked over alleged manslaugter

Two hawkers bag five months for theft

Court dissolves 10-year-old marriage over threat to life

Divorce: Police officer asks wife to return N1.2m bride price

Venezuelan govt, opposition coalition agree to hold talks

How to tackle herdsmen, farmers clashes -Expert

Education fund: Fashola to file fresh objection against FoI suit

‘Half of a yellow sun’ premieres in London

Security guard in the dock for theft

Six banks sue Olympus over accounting fraud

Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge: Court to hear motion for stay of judgment Apr 14

Man, 45, in court for conspiracy, stealing

Court jails three herdsmen for theft

1,318 persons to perfom 2014 hajj from Taraba

Israel limits contact with Palestinians

Ukraine gives ultimatum to east’s pro-Russia activists

Three killed, 34 wounded in Baghdad car bombs

Toyota to recall 6.4 million vehicles

Reeva died in my arms, says Pistorius

Fatal shooting at US army base

14 killed, 49 injured in Pakistan train blast

US man jailed for murder released after 25 years

Gunmen kill 10, burn 20 houses in Taraba

One killed in film Kwara shooting fracas

18 killed in Pakistan market blast

PDP Governors Forum urges clerics to pray for peace

Weeping Pistorius to return to court for trial

Malaysia plane: Search teams regain recorder signal

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Five children drown as canoe capsizes in Kaduna

How Nigeria can tackle corruption –Ex-Georgian President

Court to decide on arrest of Cross Country boss

Police begin probe into boy’s murder

New couple in court for adultery

Boat accident: Woman says about-to-wed groom was her husband

EFCC arraigns monarch for fraud

Food vendor inserts cocaine in private part

Police arraign two for LG boss aide’s death

Navy nabs three suspected kidnappers in A’Ibom

I buy cars from robbers, not kidnappers – Suspect

I’m committed to a united Nigeria, says Mark

Kumuyi charges politicians on service

ACF condemns Zamfara killings

UTME’ll hold in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa – JAMB

Drama as Lamido gives S’South condition for resource control

‘Nigeria ripe for state police, power devolution’

Put nation first, church urges delegates

Group urges delegates to shun bitterness

Reps summon Gusau, IG, NSA over Zamfara killings

‘126,000 apply for 980 vacancies in Delta’

Police probe attack on Fayemi’s convoy

Ajudua seeks bail in $5.9m fraud case

Reps, Nyako, NLC dismiss new GDP figures

Protests as Reps approve $1.56bn loan for NNPC

Over 500 licensed pilots unemployed –NPP

Guardiola lacks options for United clash

Our acquisitions will boost business –NB

AFN invites 19 for AYG camping

Get round belly fat with drinks

11 lubricant firms for Lagos motor show

Reckless driver in the dock over death of teenager

FG gives security agencies pass mark in terrorism war

Court remands honeymoon murder suspect in psychiatric hospital

Global tech-driven market sell-off persists

Webcam Murder: Neighbour in jail for student’s death

Thugs disrupted Bamidele’s campaign –LP

Finding meaning of politics and social enterprise

World Cup to generate $27.7bn

Sterling Bank raises funds to boost loans

Labour dispute fuels crises in Lagos hospitals

ANLCA seeks review of customs documentation

Bruised stocks sag before US earnings start

Patience Jonathan, Wike and politics of succession in Rivers

Registration for 3rd Kanu/Greensprings Football Camp begins

Pork import ban: EU opens case against Russia

Five children drown as canoe capsizes in Kaduna

We’ve reduced population of hungry Nigerians -FG

Jonathan, Fani-Kayode in closed-door meeting

Delegate asks for state police

Famine looms in Borno over insurgency – FG panel

Lack of voting materials mar Edo APC ward congresses

NFF to pay Keshi, Obuh, others

NMA suspends warning strike in Ekiti

B’Haram kills five soldiers in Sambisa ambush -DHQ

JAMB to hold exams in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa -Registrar

Nnamani advocates single six-year rotational Presidency

Southern Kaduna, Fulani sign peace agreement

Protests as Reps approve $1.56bn loan bid by NNPC

LUTH resident doctors return to work Thursday

Adeleke, Omisore trade words over Osun PDP primary

Extra-judicial killings: JNI allegation inflammatory, spurious, says DHQ

I’m not under pressure over Sanusi suit -Judge

FG to construct Bauchi 5,000-bed pilgrims’ camp

Court orders Virgin Nigeria to pay passenger N10m

UN warns of Syria food shortage

Salami accuses judges of aiding corruption in judiciary

FG okays new fighter jets for Air Force

Don condemns students’ call for Wike’s removal

Ukraine crisis: NATO warns Russia against further intervention

Aliyu, Lemu blame insurgency in North on ignorance, clerics

Two arraigned for killing man over LG boss largesse

Consumer confidence in Nigeria’s economy declines –Survey

Reps defer passage of 2014 budget

JNI applauds NHR’s report on Apo Killings

Jaiz Bank grows investment portfolios by N7.5bn

Reps summon Gusau, IG, NSA over Zamfara massacre

Senate passes Pension Reform bill

Tunisia, Libya border post reopened

Three marketers arraigned over N789.6m fuel subsidy fraud

Two suspected touts in court over alleged manslaughter

Man sued for threatening to kill businesswoman

Man, 21, bags four years imprisonment for burglary, stealing

$5.9m fraud: Ajudua seeks fresh bail

Ondo pensioners protest against deductions

980 out of 126,000 to get Delta jobs -Official

Gatekeeper rapes gatekeeper in Lagos

OAU inaugurates N170m office complex

Nyako swears in acting chief judge

Court to rule on PDP’s legal fees debt

Resource control should dominate confab discourse – Irikefe

Delta didn’t pay N500m for Clark’s son -Govt

NEMA appeals for disaster preparedness

Adebolajo appeals against life sentence

Two UN workers killed in Somalia

Police arraign timber operator for breach of peace

Philippine court defies church to back birth control

Businessman to spend three months in prison for car theft

Court grants woman divorce over abandonment

Police arraigned man for assaulting brother in-law

Hairdresser to pay N40,000 compensation to employer

Honeymoon murder suspect extradited to South Africa

Delegates are the coference: April 7, 2014

Businesswoman, 33, in the dock for stabbing friend

Egypt jails four men for gay acts

FG needs N30bn to complete East-West road

Large turnout at Edo APC ward Congresses

FG needs N30bn to complete East-West road -Minister

Rwanda genocide: Kenya apologises for EAC failure

Pistorius ‘besotted’ with Steenkamp

Six killed, 20 injured in Pakistan bomb blast

Trader in court over alleged rape of minor

Ukraine raids pro-Russian separatists

Guinea Ebola patients discharged

China puts more corruption activists on trial

Canadian found guilty of killing Chinese student

Pistorius to testify again at murder trial

17 killed in India bus accident

Jonathan reiterates commitment to credible 2015 elections

Malaysia plane: Search teams scour sea for signals

National Assembly’ll not compromise Nigeria’s unity -Mark

Ukraine crisis: US warns Russia over ‘destabilisation’

National Assembly won’t compromise Nigeria’s interest – Mark

Monday, April 07, 2014

Reps to pass N4.6tn budget today

Oronsaye report: FG merges NAMA, NCAA, NMA

NHRC indicts SSS, Army for Apo killings

PDP blasts APC for violent congress

Oronsaye report: FG merges NAMA, NCAA, NiMET

National merit award not compromised, says NNMA

Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge: Lawyer seeks dismissal of Lagos suit

Ekiti PDP gov primary free, fair

I’ll back Wike to succeed Amaechi –Patience Jonathan

Gov poll: Jonathan postpones campaign visit to Ekiti

Stop linking army with B’Haram, Shettima tells media

‘Don’t use Ondo INEC for by-election’

Immigration tragedy: Moro knows fate today

NULGE demands local govt reforms

Group urges review of revenue sharing formula

Delegate seeks castration for rapists

Ibadan horror: We’ve arrested 60 suspects, say police police nab 60 suspects

Elections’ll hold in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa in 2015 – INEC

Members ask FG to tackle B’Haram

NSCIA condemns religious war, hatred

PDP, LP trade blame over Ondo by-election

Fayose: Aggrieved PDP leaders give Jonathan ultimatum

We’ll work with Amaechi to sack PDP – Sylva

Dealing with unwanted windows updates

Salvador confab researchers

Litramed has plans for emerging writers —Editor

‘Briton killed in attack on UN workers’

Berlusconi saw social worker before sentence –Prosecutor

Manu considers Ndidi, Bello partnership

How to generate traffic on Youtube channels

Climate change and Lagos rain alert

Tout stabs friend to death over N800

Ecobank supports PPMC on campaign against pipeline vandals

Glo presents 10 new services

UNILAG law alumni create fund for indigent students

Confab: Agenda before the agenda (1)

The monitored man

2007 election results embarrassed me, says Jonathan

Killings: IGP deploys special forces in Zamfara

B’Haram victims: Protest greets call for one-minute silence

Kaduna electricity coy wants free meters for customers

Defected govs: Court fixes May 23 for ruling

Jonathan hails Mark at 66

Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis is still effective

Living with refuse in Iwaya, Makoko, others

N45bn budget inadequate for INEC, says Jega

Jonathan sacks NNPC company secretary

Oronsaye report: FG merges NAMA, NCAA, NiMET

PDP ward congress: One dies, seven arrested in Kwara

PDP ward congress: One die, seven arrested in Kwara

Nigerian military plotting to eliminate Muslims -JNI

Lagos Assembly summons commissioner over boat accidents

Delegates demand reforms in Local Govt

Kaduna killings: Police peace panel meets farmers, herdsmen

Osun approves 15% subsidy on agric implements

NHRC report indicts SSS, army over Apo killings

My governorship bid not do-or-die -Omisore

APC will flush out PDP in 2015 -Sylva

Osun seals Oduduwa varsity over unpaid tax

Pandemonium in Minna over bomb scare

Fulani threaten to sue defence spokesman over claims

Poverty pushed me to vandalise oil wellheads -Suspect

C’River runs 25-year nursing schools without accreditation

Gunmen kill Dutch priest in Syria

Why confab resolutions may be in cooler -Senate Leader

Two UN workers shot dead in Somalia

Rebasing: FG targets N16tn in tax revenue

Judiciary financial autonomy not operational in 34 states -NBA

INEC will monitor political parties -Jega

INEC screens staff to check irregularities in 2015

NURTW member stabs friend to death over N800

Delta paid N500m ransom to free Clark’s son -MEND

Lekki-Ikoyi bridge: Lawyer seeks dismissal of stay of judgment

NNMA restates commitment to integrity

Couple discharged for want of diligent prosecution

Ukraine activists declare Donetsk sovereignty

Contractor bags four years for impersonation, cheating

Businessman faces N2.2m fraud charge

15 killed in Afghan roadside blast

Ekiti PDP gov primary free, fair, credible -Odili

Monarch warns community youths against supporting Fayose

Senate panel on Immigration recruitment deaths submits report

FRSC plans defensive driving training for motorists

Jigawa recruits 6,000 health workers -Govt

Nigeria, Pakistan review economic ties

UN warns against repeat of Rwanda in CAR

Driver docked for stealing employer’s ATM card, N42,000

Two housewives in court for fighting in public

INEC prosecutes 200 electoral offenders

Rivers 2015: I’m solidly behind Wike, says Patience Jonathan

Absence of counsel stalls banker’s N9.8bn fraud trial

Fraud: Court to hear ex-FCMB manager’s trial May 27

Plateau distributes 2.4m treated nets

Housewife seeks divorse over incompatibility

Group raises concern over sensational religious reporting

AU in fresh talks with Egypt

Businessman jailed three months for causing accident

Adamawa indigenes react to ban on ‘ogogoro’

Confab: Delegates urge FG to urgently curb insecurity

Pistorius apologises for killing Steenkamp

Jobless man in the dock for motorcycle theft

FG alone can’t fund varsities –Don

Plateau APC reschedules ward congresses to Tuesday

My husband is a troublemaker, housewife tells court

Egypt upholds jail sentence for pro-democracy activists

Ukraine officer killed by Russian soldier in Crimea

Sudan to free political prisoners, lift party restrictions

Lunatic kills four-year-old Nigerian in Cote d’Ivoire

Solis elected new president in Costa Rica

Pistorius takes stand as defence case opens

‘Nigeria’s Mark Zuckerberg’ puts tech into higher learning

Italian envoy arrested for child trafficking

Syria: Blair advocates military action against Assad

Rwanda begins mourning week for genocide anniversary

Pistorius: Defence to beging case

India begins general election

Ukraine: President calls emergency meeting over protests

Malaysia plane: Search has best lead so far

Sunday, April 06, 2014

Drunken driver kills mother, daughter

Govt should subsidise microinsurance for low-income earners —Soladoye

My children’s school fees led me to steal – Suspect

Proposed defection bill unsettles aggrieved PDP senators

‘Tinubu’s hold on Lagos’ll end in 2015’

‘Fayemi denied Fayose use of stadium for campaign’

Immigration tragedy: Moro asks for forgiveness

INEC declares Ondo by-election inconclusive

PDP accuses APC of criticising judiciary

LASG to conduct emission test on vehicles

Women are biggest victims of ritual killings – Okei-Odumakin

Asian stocks advance for second week

Online trading:Alternative employment opportunity for youths

Telecoms firms battle states over levies

CLO, others warn Akwa Ibom against debt

Confab: Committees’ membership list out this week

Before things get worse

Who is sure of SURE-P?

Contributory Pension Scheme will eliminate corruption — Ideva

PDP endorsed power shift to Enugu North – Nnamani

‘APC’ll produce next Enugu gov’

Ecobank must evaluate growth rate –Largest shareholder

With social media, you can achieve Izamoje’s feat

Stanbic IBTC Pension preaches early retirement planning

Climate change: UN urges governments to act fast

What can democracy learn from social media?

Profit-taking may reduce gains this week — Analysts

Missing plane: Chinese ship detects signal

Firm introduces aluminium roof panel

Jonathan postpones visit to Ekiti

Zamfara killings: We lost 105 people, says Emir

Confab: South West, Itsekiri to form alliance

Confab referendum will cost N22bn –Delegate

Confab: List of committees’ membership out this week

Nigerian tertiary education not below Ghana, I’Coast, Malaysia -VC

World Bank didn’t classify Nigeria as extremely poor -Presidency

NIS tragedy, a personal loss -Moro

Insecurity: Anti-Jonathan 2015 calls wicked, says Rep

Confab: NULGE asks delegates to curb govs power

FG introduces herbal medicine in varsities

Iyayi’s chest was stabbed by vehicle parts -FRSC

Kalu canvasses monarchs’ involvement to fight insecurity

We’ll produce next Enugu gov, says APC

PDP has reached consensus on Chime’s successor -Nnamani

Mali gets new PM as govt quits

IYC commends security agencies for freeing Clark’s son

FG identifies 1,200 abandoned mining sites

NGO makes case for children with autism

INEC declares Ilaje/Ese-Odo bye-election inconclusive

Eggs Glut: plateau Poultry farmers appeal for govt intervention

Kano APC shifts ward congresses to April 9

CAR crisis: Chad rejects UN claims of market shooting

Police kill two notorious robbers in Enugu

LASU tuition hike retrogressive, hinder right to education—SERAP

Violence hits Bouteflika rally in Algeria

CAR peacekeepers ‘overwhelmed’, says UN

Afghan presidential election hailed as a success

West pledges to support Kenya against terrorism

Somalia Insecurity may slow down refugees’ return -UN

Malaysia plane: Chinese ship detects pulse signal

Syria crisis: Clashes in Jordan’s Zaatari camp

France pulls out of Rwanda genocide commemorations

Saturday, April 05, 2014

Bowen protest: Students, authorities count losses

FG not supporting insurance sector — NIA

I’ve been to 32 countries — Nigeria’s first nurse tutor

Foreign journalists shot in Afghanistan

I’m a bag freak –Kiki Omeili

NAICOM considers 10 firms for micro-insurance licence

NNPC keeps mum on Diezani jet scandal

Should you buy a new or existing home?

APC may field Christian for Lagos gov

2013/14 season: Scorecard of Nigerian strikers

Why sect prefers pickups — Experts

More than 150,000 killed in Syria conflict

Stan Rerri comes to town

Customer expectations versus bankers’ obligations (2)

Judgment violates freedom of association — Oditah

Verdict against 37 reps in order — Oyetibo

Ibadan horror: Residents want Fulani herdsmen arrested

More govs to join APC — Wamakko

Whither Eki Igbinedion?

Lawmakers should not set budget benchmark — Nweke

Omisore wins Osun PDP gov primary

Ramsey aims for Everton trip

23 die in Egypt tribal clashes

19 killed as bus falls into Pakistan ravine

NCC blames poor telco services on multiple taxation

US issues fresh Kenya travel warning

Gunmen attack mosque in Yobe, kill 20

Jonathan urges couples to love, endure each other

Boat accident: Family recovers body of missing groom

50 rebels killed by locals in Syria’s town

12 Chinese workers rescued after 85-hour tunnel ordeal

Ecuador volcano throws up huge ash plume

PDP can’t recapture Kwara -Baraje

10 injured in Pakistan vegetable shop blast

Indonesians in Nigeria to vote in country’s legislative poll

Police must combat scourge of ritual killings

Land and land use in Nigeria (1)

Kano, Yobe APC ward officials emerge through consensus

Malaysia plane: Search ship ‘picks up signal’

Adamawa APC postpones ward congress

Kidnapped Bauchi businessman freed

Brazil troops in Rio slum operation before World Cup

US allows Boeing airplane component sales to Iran

Afghans vote in historic presidential election

Afghanistan votes in historic presidential election

DPRK blames US for tensions on the Korean Peninsula

Kenya firebrand cleric’s death sparks protest

Mali identifies first possible cases of Ebola


Borno sacks commissioner for information

FG receives Gurara, Kafin Zaki Dam project reports

Ferguson takes Harvard teaching role

Mafia boss rearrested by police

Friday, April 04, 2014

Woods has years ahead of him – Nicklaus

I don’t trust anyone – Groves

I’ve been suffering since my house was destroyed by fire – Gbenga Okunowo

Ferguson to teach at Harvard

Mourinho challenges Torres

Houston Open: Dropped shots frustrate Harrington

I was once a bricklayer –Andre Blaze, NGT show presenter

Landmark weekend in the domestic league

What to do about David Moyes?

Bayelsa United in you we hope

BON, OSMI sign World Cup transmission agreement

Saving our ex-internationals from hunger

Mensah wants modern facilities for boxers

Rooney posts first family picture

Woods’ ex set to complete $20m mansion

Sharapova shows off her legs

Joel Obi interests Eagles coach

Sturridge takes break

Stop harassing Keshi –Taribo

The clitoris and better sex

Roads blocked, markets shut as Jonathan’s daughter weds

Shopaholic …with OC Ukeje

Awkward moment with Olamide

Pharrell Williams to become judge on NBC show

Omobaba’s Typical Day

IKEDC seeks Lagos govt’s help on energy conservation

Osun PDP in make-or-mar primary

My first… Dama Do Bling

Just Braids


Travel tips to Botswana

God can still give me another wife –Ebenezer Obey

State governors and His Excellency’s wrath

2014: We aren’t afraid of fighting –Fayemi

NHRC investigates use of chemical weapons in Benue

I cut her neck with cutlass for sacking me –Killer houseboy of Ogun retired magistrate

Ondo by-election crucial to Jonathan –Obanikoro

Military, police deploy 3,500 for Ondo by-election

Ajimobi, Okorocha’s convoys foil bloody clash in Ibadan

Police burnt, buried human parts found on ritual killer suspect –Residents of Ogun community

Glo subscribers

Gang attack: 10 Nigerians hospitalised in S’Africa

May & Baker’s gross profit up by 9.2%

Aerospace giant Boeing to cut 300 Australia jobs

I used Davido to break into West Africa –Diamond

Lufthansa to cancel 3,800 flights over pilots’ strike

We listen to Nigerian songs more in South Africa –Vusi Nova

Alicia Keys in love with Nigerian artiste

Tuface, Olamide hit Nsukka

No, it’s not safe to pee in the pool, says science

Soldier kills three colleagues at US Army Base

Lexus to offer all models reverse-view camera

I never had problems with PDP but with Saraki –Belgore

Madman fire burns 30 stalls in Jigawa

Femi Kuti revolutionalises at Legend re-launch

Man bags six months’ imprisonment for theft

Divorce is not the end…

Farmer risks imprisonment for allegedly swindling colleague

Jude Okoye gets personal with Hummer H2

LG expects growth in mobile segment

Woman taken by large shark in Australia

US may become world’s largest oil producer 2015

FG appeals against judgment awarding Sanusi’s N50m 

FG appeals against judgment awarding Sanusi’s N50m

NHRC probes alleged use of chemical weapons in Benue

Governorship: Adeleke withdraws from Osun PDP primary

April 4, 2014

Gang attack: 10 Nigerians hospitalised in S’Africa

30 stalls burnt in Jigawa Market

Police begin probe of Edo hunter’s killing

Power Projects: FG gives contractors 60-day ultimatum

N’west Power Consortium takes over Kaduna DISCO in August

Europe launches environment satellite

LAWSA recovers wreck of Wednesday’s boat accident

16 dead,10,500 homeless in Solomon Island flood

Injured Ibrahimovic ruled out of Chelsea match

Defection: APC Reps seek to stop judgment execution

LASU lecturers threaten to go on indefinite strike

Ajimobi, Rochas convoy dislodges warring transport union factions

Clark’s son’s abductors demand N60m

Oshiomhole solicits for prayers to render good service

Ebonyi rice moves into European market

Teenager bags 6-month imprisonment for stealing motorcycle

NECO releases 2013 Nov/Dec result

Man, 23, charged with attempted rape of lunatic

Sanusi files fresh suit to stop FRC investigation

Amnesty report inconsistent with North-East situation – DHQ

Jonathan daughter’s wedding: Bayelsa residents lament roads closure

LG, monarch urge FG to repair communty roads

Ward Congresses: Kaduna APC denies selecting candidates

Two teenagers, minors, in the dock for phone theft

1,100 security personnel for Osun PDP primaries

Court dissolves marriage over wife’s bad manners

NDLEA arrests 45 drug suspects in Gombe

Suspected killer of magistrate remanded in prison

Indian court sentences rapists to death by hanging

Bus driver charged with knocking down six-year-old

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Power coy to prosecute vandals, impersonators in Anambra

Sanusi: DSS to appeal against court ruling

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Confab: Cleric tasks delegates on sincerity, quality deliberations

Ukraine crisis: McDonald’s closes Crimea restaurants

Court remands security guard in prison for negligence

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Land Reform: Kaduna offers land owners automatic certificate

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ECOWAS calls for vigorous anti-malaria campaign

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EPL: I’m not distracted in title race, says Gerrard

NAFDAC enlists consumers in fight against substandard products

Kerry appeals after Israel cancels prisoner release

Ebola outbreak: Mali on alert

Kaduna to spend N3bn on schools’ rehabilitation, construction

N’Korean crew missing after capsize off South

Two journalists shot in Afghanistan

Seven arraigned for theft of 900 bags of Dangote cement

Flash floods hit Solomon Islands

Huge security as Afghan presidential election looms

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Houseboy remanded for inability to meet bail conditions

Court discharges two labourers accused of conspiracy, cheating

Why I dragged NFF to CAS – Okpala

Yobo fit for Norwich, Baggies clash

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Conference full of sleepy old men –Kalu

Fayose’s thug shot APC member —Fayemi campaigner

Confab: Labour, CSOs protest reversal of decision on appointment

I’ll give marriage another shot –Chika Ike

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Army destroys bandits’ camp in Benue

Adepitan preaches social reform through arts

Bomb Club unveils plan for celebrities

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Sources of Vitamin D

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I sold my property to host Yoruba Movie Awards – Laface

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Payout: MF Global customers to recoup $6.7bn

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Zimbabwe issues $103bn treasury bills to seven banks

Adebayor looks beyond Anfield drubbing

Bill to revive railways passes second reading

Kwara denies barring commissioners from granting interviews

Lagos arrests four for selling alleged uncensored films

Senate’s bill on election regularity scales second reading

Saudi spares Indonesian maid from execution

Pakistan ex-president target of blast –Police

Stop attributing women’s success to sexual favours —Fashola

Don’t use oversight for witch-hunt, Yero tells lawmakers

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Scores killed as soldiers attack Fulani herdsmen in Nasarawa

NUC to introduce autism studies in varsities

Confab: Delegates bicker over feeding arrangements

Violence: Osun, PDP trade words over primary

Pope Francis and Queen Elizabeth meet in Rome

National Conference and the elusive search for civic conscience

ITTF World Tour: Quadri, Offiong qualify for main draw

Strike: NANS delegate asks conference to summon Wike

Learn work or risk arrest, Okorocha tells youths

Falana demands refund of N700m NIS recruitment fees

Military not Nigeria’s problems -Bode George

Rivers CJ sues NJC over suspension

Confab: Delegate complain about food, reject monetisation

Rainstorm destroys 100 electricity poles in Benue

Mile 12: Ignoring marshy market to make money

FG to unveil new policy on cooking gas next week

Don’t provoke Nigerians, NLC tells IPMAN

APC set to hold congress in 283 wards in Kogi

SURE-P health scheme supports 350 pregnant Kwara women

B’Haram: Witness declines as court rejects ‘secret’ trial

Drug dealer bags 35-year jail term

INEC empowers Presiding Officers to cancel elections

Confab: Delegates advise Nigerians to imbibe religious tolerance

Soldiers destroy militants’ camps in Benue -Military

First generation leaders can’t move Nigeria forward -Kalu

Traders warn of huge revenue loss over container delay

Boat accident: Lagos operators suspend services, mourn

NAPTIP arraigns man, 38, for defiling girl, 12

Contribute to good governance, ICAN urges new Fellows

WAEC: Exam cheats to pay N200,000 fine

Israel cancels Palestinian prisoner release

Police, Navy clash in Kwara

Nasarawa farmers, herdsmen sign peace pact

Transfer 22 arrested Fulani to Abuja -Kaduna group

FG unveils institute to boost entrepreneurial skills

APC warns PDP against causing violence during primary

We’ll stop medical tourism among public servants -Jonathan

Chinese investor highlights Nigeria’s business potential

Man sentenced to 12 months imprisonment for assault

Lack of service stalls suit against APC leadership

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Two feared dead in C’ River road accident

Shark kills woman swimming off Australian beach

Timber dealer bags three years in jail for cheating

Housekeeper charged with stabbing employer

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Reps move to intervene in IPMAN crisis

Oversight function not for witch-hunt -Yero tells lawmakers

Chad to pull troops from African Union CAR force

Commissioners not banned from talking to journalists -Kwara

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N20m fraud: Court asks ex-banker to open defence

Factory worker in court for hitting guard with stone

Germany promises to help Nigeria fight terrorism

IYC condemns abduction of Clark’s son, demands release

NATCOMS urges NCC to restore telecoms promos’ ban

Two Nigerians, others win Google’s Africa competition

Tenant arraigned for fighting landlord over quit notice

Death toll in Guinea Ebola cases hits 84

Police arraign guard for scaffold pipes theft

NEMA sets up camps for Benue displaced persons

World at risk of Vector-born diseases, says WHO

APC postpones Ondo ward congress

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Confab delegates insist on right to pick committee chairmen

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Court orders Sanusi’s passport released, awards N50m damages

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Ijebu-Ode residents lament hike in rent

Ukraine detains riot police over ‘murders’

Syrian refugees hit million mark in Lebanon

Police arrest yam thieves in Taraba

NATO’s Eastern Europe build-up plans alarm Russia

South Sudan assures UN of safety of personnel

EU set to roll out Sentinel space project

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Wednesday, April 02, 2014

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Court strikes out criminal case against couple

Man, 46, bags two years imprisonment for baby theft

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Layelu MFB to boost savings culture

1,200MW may be lost to uncompleted power projects

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Defecting APC lawmakers

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Natural sources of vitamin D in food

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Nigeria is fully at war

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Global shares maintain recent gains

Cialis may not prevent impotence

Chilean soldiers hunt escaped inmates in quake-hit city

Bulletproof car scandal: At last, EFCC quizzes Stella Oduah

INEC takes voter education to Enugu secondary schools

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We must identify sponsors of terrorists, says Jonathan

FG suspends salary of 1,000 civil servants

FG gives deadline for completion of Kaduna power plant

Kaduna imposes 24-hour curfew on LG over youths’ killing

Muslims fault Christian leaders’ position on Constitution

Godfatherism caused PDP’s misfortunes in Anambra -Ex-Senator

Police arrest Ogun suspected ritual killer

Abuja residents groan over epileptic power supply

Kwara to partner UNICEF on children health

Confab delegates want ethnic issues resolved

US Supreme Court strikes down overall donor limits

Nasarawa Police nab three-man robbery gang

Ukraine crisis: Ex-president decries Crimea annexation

NEMA provides aids to 200,000 Borno displaced persons

Lack of psychiatric report stalls Okah’s trial

CBN gov-designate assures Nigerians of vibrant policies

Oko crisis: Activist flays ban on OPU, youth leaders

Kwara APC holds ward congress on Saturday

Gombe jailbreak: FG arraigns suspected police officers

Polio: Katsina to immunise 2.5 million

Subsidy fraud: EFCC files amended charge against three oil marketers

Uncompleted projects to cost Nigeria 1,200MW –Presidency

Paediatrician calls for early detection of intersex disorders

Man sues FG over anti-gay law

2015: Orji insists on power shift

‘National confab, not waste of resources’

Three oil thieves arrested in Rivers

Lagos to close schools violating environmental laws

Chile soldiers hunt escaped inmates in quake-hit areas

Nigeria’s economy has many loopholes -Imoke

Kaduna APC to conduct ward congresses -Chairman

Senate to vote on constitution amendments next week

Suicide bomber strikes Afghan ministry

Sisi’s presidential rival faces probe

Court to hear N330m defilement suit May 26

C’ River takes over disputed land in warring communities

Wife seeks marriage dissolution over husband’s neglect

No pay for Teachers who refused assessment test -Oshiomole

Yuguda sacks SSG, chief of staff

Absence of integrity causes unemployment -Akinjide

Lagos warns firms against tax files with consultants

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FIFA issues 14-month transfer ban on Barcelona

Man, 24, allegedly bolts with employer’s N400,000

Kebbi signs N151bn budget

Ondo to begin use of resident cards in May

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Six policemen killed in Kabul suicide bombing

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ECOWAS reaffirms commitment to fight malaria

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Salesman in court for N9.1m fraud

Man, 54, remanded in prison for stabbing beggar

Discrimination against autistic children unacceptable, says minister

Confab: Atiku calls for restructuring of federal system

Federation unveils initiatives for peace in Nigeria

Environmental sanitation: Five arraigned for detaining council officials

17-yr-old remanded in custody for attempting to defile minor

Abidjan-Lagos corridor highway project receives boost

Police chief killed in Cairo bombing

Britain to investigate Muslim Brotherhood

Hollande’s ex-partner joins France’s new cabinet

Deadly bomb blast reported in Cairo

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Ethiopian Airline extends operations to Kano -Official

FG to formulate policies for ethical development

Al-Shabab recruiter killed in Kenya

Air pollution spreads in England

US backs Middle East peace talks

Lufthansa pilots’ strike to hit thousands of flights

CAR conflict tops agenda at EU-Africa summit

Tsunami alert after earthquake strikes off Chile

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No Nigerian in Pakistani prison on death row – Ambassador

Student to spend 30 days in prison for phone theft

Court remands herdsman for allegedly shooting colleague

Trader, 33, charged for attempted rape

German unemployment falls in March

Missing plane: Malaysia releases transcript of last words

Suspected kidnappers of 19-month-old baby remanded in prison

China manufacturing output remained weak in March —Report

Fashola slams FG for gridlock, filth at Apapa

NHRC releases result of police station assessment

Laws must meet people’s need, says AG

Uruguay FA resigns over violence at games

Aguero won’t rush return

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Cavani reveals PSG frustration

Nigeria missing in Cycling rankings

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We’re open to resource control debate –Ondo delegates

B’Haram: DHQ says two soldiers killed, six missing

Pensioners threaten to vote out Jonathan in 2015

Confab, Jonathan’s most courageous act –Akunyili

Ekiti PDP leaders’ll abandon party for Fayose –Aluko

Federal Government too powerful –Atiku

Ekiti 2014: Bamidele says he will empower farmers

1.8 million graduates enter job market yearly —FG

Taxi drivers dare FRSC on new number plates

Confab: Industrialisation’ll solve Nigeria’s problems, says Akande

APC wants NJC to rescind Rivers CJ suspension

Cameroon seizes 288 rifles from B’Haram members

Electoral Act: E-voting divides Senate

House of Reps appeals judgment against defected lawmakers

Confab: Delegates clash over religion

Reps summon AGF, NNPC over N59.6bn subsidy fund

21 killed as soldiers attack B’Haram bombers

Kaduna textile ex-workers battle for entitlements

10 ways you’re using Gmail wrong

Wealthy Nigerians to buy N448bn private jets

CEMAR boss urges executives to update knowledge

My son’ll survive horror forest kidnapping – Motorcyclist’s father

Autism has no cure, but it can be managed

Israel may freeze settlement construction for peace talks

Hong Kong, N’Zealand investigate banks for FX manipulation

Tips for creating a friendly workplace

Livestock farming: Small grasscutter, big business

‘Relationship building, critical for promoting businesses’

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APC and the collective action dilemma

China manufacturing output remained weak in March — Report

Man in court for alleged theft of N310,000

SSS arrests Catholic priest, monarch for child theft

Ogun Homeowners Charter

Deadline brings high interest for health insurance

Community tackles customs over killing of okada rider

Reps, Tambuwal appeal judgment against defected lawmakers

Confab: Tempers rise as delegates clash over religion

FG commited to Nigeria’s unity, peace – Anyim

Kenya arrests hundreds after deadly blasts

Confab delegates canvass for new constitution, fiscal federalism

NEF backs Borno, Yobe elders, opposes emergency rule extension

Jega backs Diaspora voting by Nigerians

Agbakoba seeks stoppage of LG allocations to 14 states

Malaysia plane: UK submarine joins search

Power supply worsened in March – Survey

Snake disrupts NYSC passing-out parade in Zamfara

N59.6bn subsidy: Again, Reps summon AGF, NNPC, others

Borno sponsors 30 students to Sudan for medical courses

Death toll in Guinea’s Ebola outbreak hits 80

Ukraine crisis: NATO suspends Russia co-operation

288 rifles, 35 rockets seized from terrorists -DHQ

Oil spill: Bonga fishermen seek compensation from Shell

FG too powerful, says Atiku

Niger imports 700 goats, 72 cattle from S’Africa

NHRC releases result of 2013 police station assessment exercise

Lagos appeals against Lekki-Ikoyi bridge judgment

ESUT vice chancellor decries youth restiveness

Our supporters’ll leave PDP because of Fayose -Aluko

SSS arrests Catholic priest, 19 others over child theft

Four insurgents killed, five soldiers injured in Borno

Two escape death in Calabar road accident

Aliyu calls for reforms in NYSC scheme

Fashola tasks corps members on community services

FG to ban tax defaulters from making overseas trips

APC faults NJC’s suspension of Rivers Chief Judge

Empower northern youths, group tells FG

Senator divided over electronic voting

Number plates: Rivers cab drivers dare FRSC

Stem cell scientist guilty of misconduct -Report

We support debate on resource control -Ondo delegates

Police dismiss rapist cop

Iraq general election campaign begins

Police arraign housewife for stealing neighbour’s phone

Ekiti Poll: Women group cautions politicians against violence

N50,000 bail slammed on television producer for assault

APC members will appeal against court ruling – Peterside

Bullet removed from boy’s brain after Kenyan church attack

Driver in court for peddling rumour

Ukraine: No sign of Russian troop pullout, says NATO

Man in court for attempted burglary

Kenya Airways gets first Dreamliner aircraft

Film producer in court over alleged N250,000 fraud

Police arraign man, 39, for manslaughter

Claire Ighodaro, entrepreneur with a difference

Chinese ex-general charged with corruption, abuse of power

Oshiomhole decries arbitrary electricity tariff

Artisan sentenced to three months in prison for theft

Man, 35, in the dock for attempted rape of minor

One killed in Bangkok protest shooting

Court remands two for tricycle theft

Police arraign nine for assault

Rivers APC to hold ward congresses -Chairman

Police parade cross-border gun smugglers in Lagos

FG to establish crop processing zones in North-Central

Osun plans to develop agric

US mudslide death toll hits 24

Imo suspends hospital concession plans

Tunisia police officer jailed for rape

Nigeria, Pakistan to review agreements in agric, others

US ambassador to India resigns

Japan to relax arms export ban

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Delta Assembly sacks 26 for certificate forgery

Six dead, 25 injured in Kenya bomb attacks

Godfather of House music, Knuckles, dies at 59

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Pensioners threaten to withdraw from 2015 elections

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