The Punch News Archive for May 2014

Friday, May 30, 2014

Tony Okoroji, Keke Ogungbe reconcile

Wizkid, Tiwa thrill at Pepsi Samba party

Fuji music is very dangerous

Evergreen artistes: Aged but not tired

Jonathan urges prayers for Nigeria at otedola’s burial

16-year-old kills parents due to iPod

Pilot busted for cocaine smuggling

Woman turns yard into beach with sand

DHQ alleges renewed plot against military

Brazil economy in slowdown ahead of World Cup

Nigeria Idol: The battle rages

Prevent Nigeria from war, Oyedepo warns leaders

World Cup stadiums worry FIFA

‘Chibok girls continued stay in B’Haram camp dangerous’

Abuja, PH to benefit from 4G Internet roll-out

Newspaper publisher wins Jonathan’s car gift

ISAN wants AGMs to be more effective

Court dissolves seven-year-old marriage over violence

Paul of Psquare acquires Wrangler jeep

Kano non-indigenes seek end to terror attacks

Ghana names Barclays, StanChart as $1.5bn Eurobond advisors

Husbands are in trouble…

I have weakness for nice shoes –Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi

My boyfriend made me dump prostitution for armed robbery–Suspect

We’re tired, bored and frustrated –Poly students

UAE seeks to strengthen economic ties with China

Russia to build payment system after Japanese models

Supreme Court sacks Benue Reps member

Ex-SSG emerges Osun LP gov candidate

Osun PDP suspends Adeleke

Amosun’s camp refuses to respond to Osoba’s comments

I escaped narrowly from Boko Haram – Emir of Askiria

Jonathan, Obasanjo in Lagos as ex-gov Otedola is buried

Kaduna cancels environmental sanitation for JAMB exams

NDLEA nabs Malian with 4kg cannabis

Gunmen kidnap Bayelsa speaker mother-in-law

Africa loses $242bn to tax exemption yearly -Oxfam

I’m not a pathological liar -PDP chairman

Extra-judicial killing: Police to pay N15m as compensation

Kebbi shuts two private schools over poor standards

Man arraigned for stealing neighbour’s N500,000

NUC cracks down on illegal universities

Suspension: Sanusi, FG ask court to stop hearing

DHQ alleges blackmail over anti-terror campaign

Kogi Speaker’s children yet to be released

38 men gang-rape Malaysian teenage girl

Jobless man arraigned for stealing motorcycle

Bayelsa SSG calls for extension of voters’ registration

Storekeeper steals 140 bags of cement

Two arraingned for assault, conspiracy

ECOWAS leaders meet on Mali, Nigeria

Union opposes plan to hike electricity tariff

Nigeria spends $4bn annually on rice importation -Alade

UN extends missions in Guinea-Bissau, Somalia

Nyako sacks 12 aides

13 die in Sokoto auto crash

No crisis in TUC – Kaigama

Boko Haram kidnaps two Emirs in Borno

Yobe raises 1m tree seedlings to combat desertification

Suspected terrorists arrested in Spain

Philippines bans deployment of workers to Libya

Northern govs urge Boko Haram to embrace peace

Ukraine rebel bodies repatriated to Russia

Ronaldo decries World Cup delays

Wada accuses Kogi ex-SUBEB chairman of dishonesty

Protesters demand CAR government’s resignation

Ukraine vows to bring peace to east

Stoned woman’s husband: I killed first wife

India gang rapes: Outrage over police’discrimination’

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Girls: Obasanjo warns military against propaganda

Arepo: Family panics over fate of missing cops

Industrial court hears Sanusi, FG suit today

Glasgow 2014: Camping begins for weightlifters

UN adds Nigeria to countries with al-Qaeda affiliate

GOK Ajayi goes home amidst eulogies, tributes

Bayelsa residents lament dearth of voter cards

Security alert in Abuja, bomb scare rocks community

Nigerians speak on Democracy Day

May 29 represents Nigeria’s anti-democratic foundation – Afenifere

Mimiko asks politicians to play by the rule

Jonathan receives locally-made vehicles

Put national interest above ambitions –Kwara Speaker

Nigeria still hope of Africa – Mark

Reject parties that have no welfare programmes – Fashola

Insecurity: Stop blame game, Uduaghan tells leaders

The rifts behind Nigeria’s mass kidnap

EFCC secured 117 convictions in 2013 —Report

Mimiko’s mother-in-law for burial today

Dearth of DDC machines mars voter registration

Knocks, kudos for Tiwa Savage’s new video

Police arraign man for assaulting ASP

Resist NERC’s tariff hike

Akpabio’s controversial pension bill

The big deal about Instagram

Oriwu, Dairy Farm for Lagos Principals Cup final

A braceless option for scoliosis

Complete Okota Road

‘Ooni’s prayer’ll ensure victory for Aregbesola’

Chrisland pupils win APEN chess contest

APC reports PDP, LP to police

2015: PDP aspirants seek to oust Ajimobi

APC condemns attack on ‘bring back our girls’ protesters

Grand Oak unveils Seaman’s Schnapps centenary pack

Professors, perm secs to earn full salaries as pension

Cops nab two for sending kidnap SMS

For young Oluwafeyisola, distinction is a culture

Bayelsa company partners foreign firm to make computers

Command arraigns publisher for blackmail

Union Bank presents generator to school

Save us, NERC boss

Turkish court orders YouTube access be restored

CAR mosque destroyed following church attack

Amosun weeps over conditions of prisoners in Ogun

14 die in Edo auto crash

CPC shuts paint manufacturing firm over adulteration

Kogi APC berates Jonathan over democracy day

APC holds LG congress in Kaduna on Saturday

Thai military releases former interim PM

Made in Nigeria cars for export soon -Jonathan

Protest site chosen for Ukraine presidential inauguration

Abducted girls: Finally, fact-finding committee visits Chibok

APC behind ‘Bring Back Our Girls’ rallies -Senator

Nigeria affiliated with Al-Qaeda -UN

Chibok: Rival group takes over protest venue

Suspension: Uncertainty surrounds Sanusi’s suit against FG

52,000 benefit from Ekiti free health scheme -Official

NASS, stabilising agent for Nigeria -Senate Leader

GOK Ajayi goes home amid eulogies, tributes

Police arrest two for kidnap threat via sms

Akwa Ibom residents scoop drinking water from the sea

1,000 benefit from Aboderin empowerment project

Stop blame game, take responsibility, Uduaghan urges leaders

10-year-old poet bags N6m scholarship from FG

Lab scientists accuse hospital heads of persecution

MASSOB demands reopening of polys, COEs

Senate committee never cleared Diezani, NNPC -Saraki

Jonathan, most democratic President in Nigeria’s history -Dickson

Scarcity of DDC machines hampers Enugu voter registration

Jonathan declares amnesty for Boko Haram members -Minister

Put national interest above self ambitions -lawmaker

PDP okays Wike for Rivers gov election

Don’t be discouraged, Mark tells Nigerians

Jonathan gets locally-made vehicles from Stallion Group

NIS warns employers against ‘irregular’ immigrants

Katsina to conduct LG polls soon -Shema

Aturu, others kick against taxes for religious bodies

Nigerian women to attend leadership training in Senegal

NFF commends Eagles for Scotland draw

Car dealers appeal for new import tariff’s suspension

Egypt election: Sisi secures crushing win

Pakistan PM orders action on stoning

Ukrainian military helicopter shot down, 14 dead

Two girls raped, hanged in India

Group prays for safe return of Chibok schoolgirls

Jonathan orders full scale war against terrorists

Adamawa register’s 240 Almajiri for school programme

Super Eagles: Keshi confused over final team selection

Nigeria, Scotland friendly: UK fans impressed

Adamawa APC has no anointed candidate -Official

Seleka rebels kill 11 in CAR church attack

Sisi headed for big win in Egypt election

Ukraine rebels ‘to free’ observers

Jonathan’s Democracy Day full broadcast speech

Terrorism: Jonathan says govt open to dialogue, reconciliation

Apple agrees to buy headphone maker Beats for $3bn

Pakistan stoning victim’s husband condemns police

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Ogun ex-convict jailed two years for stealing okada

Police begin hunt for killers of Isah Edimeh

How to improve your financial IQ

Scoring business goals with emotional intelligence

Quick, simple ways to value a share price

Turkish mine disaster highlights gaps in safety regulation

Obama pledges aid to Syria opposition groups

China sentences 55 in mass Xinjiang trial

Man owns up to being CIA spy

Libyan warplanes strike Islamist militias in Benghazi

S’African mother refuses to hand back switched baby

Demoracy @15: Reforms fail to lift economy

Buffon sets Italy bar high

Brazil seizes spoiled food at team hotels

Ivory Coast will advance –Boka

Martino backs Messi to shine

Eagles force Scotland to 2-2 draw

Man United owner Glazer dies

AYG: Emmanuel puts Nigeria in tennis semis

Ogun wants private sector in sports development

NWF holds trials at Clark wrestling tourney

YABATECH hosts Abesan Cup final

NTF backs Ekiti’s plan for ATP tourney

Amuneke hails Eaglets after Egypt defeat

Guinness backs race against cancer

Unending controversy over Democracy Day celebration

Electricity tariff increase will impoverish Nigerians – TUC

FIRS cautions banks against non-remittance of tax revenue

Shiroro power plant concession not a mistake – Sambo

‘Etisalat invested $1bn in Nigeria in five years’

FG denies submitting additional budget to N’Assembly

Legal colossus, defender of the powerless

Salute to a man of integrity

In honour of the late G.O.K. Ajayi

GOK: Lawyer of lawyers goes home

No cause to celebrate Democracy Day –Nigerians

B’Haram: Delegate slams northern leaders

Kutigi loses wife, confab adjourns

Sanitation: LASG plots against footballers

Govt gives N119.7m loan to workers

Lagos, dignitaries pay tribute to late Gov Otedola

Group blasts LP for anti-Amosun comment

Plateau: Gunmen kill four members of same family

Poet Maya Angelou dies at 86

Tambuwal asks leaders to reduce citizens’ poverty

Osun PDP suspends deputy chairman, Adeleke defects

‘Gov’s pension law to stop bogus medical claims’

Senators lament insecurity, corruption

Don’t ruin democracy with wrong actions –Niger Speaker

There is nothing to celebrate –Tsav

Probe Justice Ademola, defected PDP Reps tell NJC

Robbers kill four policemen, bank manager in Rivers

Chibok girls: 90% of protesters are APC members, says Maku

Four more girls escape from B’Haram captors

40 killed in fresh Borno attack

Lagos police, FERMA task force men clash

Court sentences trigger-happy cop to death

Mob kills kidnappers in Delta

NDLEA arrests chemist with concaine

Bricklayer accused of beating 12-year-old relative to death

Students fight with police for halting protest

US cautions politicians over Ekiti, Osun polls

Senate seeks extension of voter card distribution

PDP is looking beyond 2015 –Anenih

INEC cannot give Nigerians credible elections –Okorie

Pepsi offers UK scholarships to players

Local content: NLNG pledges commitment to agreements

Children’s Day: To celebrate or not to celebrate

Online business success

Guard your good vision, experts say

Attack on Tunisian Minister’s home kills four policemen

Relatives move Ebola patients from S’Leonean clinic

Taxing churches and mosques

Siemens in talks with Bosch

Leaders agree to review EU agenda at Brussels

No to Akpabio’s bill

Caverton lauds FG’s local content policy

Alibaba buys stake in Singapore’s postal provider

APC govs set to control party structure

Golden property era over in China — Vanke

How Nigeria has changed under Jonathan

GE strengthens Alstom, pledges 1,000 French jobs

Manchester United owner Malcolm Glazer dies at 85

Fifty-five sentenced in China mass trial

EPL: Poyet signs new Sunderland contract

US must show restraint abroad – Obama

Camps dismantled after French police standoff with migrants

Akpabio justifies N100m medical retirement largesse, others

Appeal Court upholds sacking of Rivers PDP’s ex-chairman

Elections will hold in Borno, Adamawa, Yobe – Ekweremadu

Missing oil fund: Senate report faults Sanusi, indicts NNPC

2015 battle for Lagos not a tea party -Odumakin

Gunmen kill family of four in Plateau

Nigerian military now fighting al-Qaeda -CDS

Concession of Shiroro Plant, not a mistake -Sambo

Boko Haram, world’s deadliest terrorist group – American expert

Electricity tariff increase’ll impoverish Nigerians, says TUC

Eight CPs, 12,000 policemen to man Ekiti poll

Police disrupt poly, colleges of education students’ protest

Ex-convict bags two years imprisonment for stealing Okada

FG denies submitting additional budget to NASS

PDP is looking beyond 2015 – Anenih

Obasanjo, Boko Haram families met in Abeokuta -Sani

2015: Amaechi tasks church leaders on fair elections

NAFDAC destroys N120m fake products in Abuja

Ex-Labour Party candidate seeks Oyo PDP gov ticket

Disgruntled politicians behind Boko Haram – APGA chairman

Edo Assembly approves reinstatement of 926 disengaged teachers

Jos bombing: One suspect arrested, says Olukolade

Senate seeks extension of permanent voter card distribution

Democracy Day: IG puts police on alert

Amaechi seeks closer ties between Germany, Nigeria

Agbekoya offers to rescue abducted Chibok girls

Defection: 37 ex-PDP Reps petition NJC, demand judge’s probe

APC inaugurates national convention committee

Avoid actions that may destroy democracy -Niger Speaker

Kutigi’s wife’s burial in pictures

Security operatives arrest scores of suspected bombers 

Fujian knife attack death toll hits three

Project abandonment wastes public resources – Ahmed

Ekiti, Osun polls, pointers to 2015 elections -US

Vet docs want law to check animal abuse

Senators lament high rate of insecurity, unemployment, corruption

Court stops DELSU from redesignating teachers

House girl in court for stealing employer’s properties

Ogun officials turn quarters to guest houses -Official

FIRS cautions banks against tax non-remittance

Lagos swears in 12 new magistrates

Osun approves N108m for plantain mills

Bayelsa residents lament unavailability of permanent voter cards

NPC to spend N100bn on 2016 census

French police arrest Korean ferry owner’s daughter

Security guard arraigned for stealing employer’s property

Author Maya Angelou dies aged 86

APC, Fashola destroying Jakande’s legacy in Lagos -Fasehun

Jonathan mourns Kutigi’s wife, Emir of Gombe

Police create posts in Abuja major markets, parks

20 parties to shun Jonathan’s political summit

Boost agric, reduce employment, Ogun lawmaker tells FG

California Assembly wants porn actors to wear condoms

China sentences 55 people in mass terrorism trial

Navy destroys 509 illegal refineries in first quarter

Ondo Assembly extends tenure of LG chiefs

Strike cripples S’Africa sugar industry

Two charged with stealing caterpillar brain box

Tailor bags six months in prison for stealing electronics

Man jailed five years for stealing friend’s jeep

Four killed in Jos night attack

Ekiti poll: Police to deploy 25 sniffer dogs, horses

Four more girls escape from Boko Haram camp

Student in the dock for N306m bank fraud

CBN to partner ministry on financial literacy

APC joins defected senators to oppose PDP’s suit

FRSC issues 22,620 new driving licenses in Osun

I was trained as a spy, Snowden tells NBC

Pregnant Pakistani woman stoned to death by family members

Confab adjourns till Monday over Kutigi’s wife’s death

Two in the dock for smoking Indian hemp

Police issue operational order for democracy day

Afgan Gunmen attack US consular vehicle, injure two

S’Sudan fighting displaces 70,000 in three weeks -UN

2015: APA extends tantacles to Ogun

Gunmen attack Tunisian minister’s home, kill four

FG debunks report of $800m image laundering campaign

Egypt extends presidential poll by a day

Thousands of US troops to stay in Afghanistan

Pension assets hit N4tr

Google to build self-driving cars

World Cup: Activists, Police clash in Brazil

21 killed in South Korea hospice fire

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Emerging stocks fall as Russian shares slump

Courteville Business Solutions to pay N71m dividend

NSE Index rises above 40,000 basis points

Cameron, Hollande urge EU reform at Brussels summit

Family stones woman to death

Egypt extends presidential election voting

House probe of Diezani

The buck stops here

No to NERC’s tariff hike

Extension of emergency rule

Lessons from DAWN fiesta

Regional autonomy vs federalism

Navy offers drugs to HIV, diabetes patients

UCH, JNCI collaborate on heart surgery

I didn’t buy my car on loan – Ice Prince

Ailing scriptwriter may head for India soon

Soyinka to open exhibition on Steve Rhodes

Osun inspired my new album –Ikujenyo

Police investigate Nigeria, Scotland match

Yaya likes PSG

Moses targets semi-final spot

Italy unhappy over food problems

Argentina coach wants last-four berth

Uzoenyi, Uchebo shine in Eagles training

French Open: Murray advances, Li Na crashes out

UEFA charges Simeone over improper conduct

Heartland to terminate players’ contracts

No regrets over choosing Scotland –Anya

Glo urges Eagles to beat Scotland

College probes five lecturers for exam malpractices

Children’s Day: Lagos protests abduction of schoolgirls

Police arraign women, other for killing landlord’s son

Group helps traders’ movement to new market

Monarchs,others in court for voter cards theft

Arepo explosion: Nine cops missing as fire rages on

Rivers: Knocks, kudos greet Wike’s romance with ex-militants

APC, PDP disagree over anniversary celebration in Kwara

Ondo Assembly elects first female speaker

Ekiti PDP reports APC to police

Omisore meets Jonathan over Osun polls

Fayose, Omisore plan to use militants – APC

‘LP’ll win Ekiti, Osun elections without violence’

B’Haram: MTN, forensic expert to testify against Ndume

B’Haram: Convicted Kabiru Sokoto begs for pardon

‘Rail transit system’ll provide 20,000 jobs’

Children’s Day: Fashola begs B’Haram to release schoolgirls

Nollywood actors, others celebrate with orphans

Group calls for review of nation’s armoury

Number of girls in B’Haram custody unknown – Coalition

Financial intelligence centre bill divides senators

Counter-terrorism training, a must for soldiers –Akande

INEC opposes anti-APC registration suit

Confab wants churches, mosques to pay tax

SERAP asks Akpabio to withdraw pension bill

Senate receives Immigration job tragedy probe report today

Abducted girls: Chukwumerije slams CDS over comment

Amosun, Ogun pupils intercede for Chibok girls

Niger, Delta pupils pray for kidnapped girls

Enugu children weep for abducted pupils

Bayelsa cancels celebration

Stop abusing my husband, Patience tells Nigerians

Onazi: I escaped Jos blasts by 15 minutes

How to charge your iPhone faster

NAHCO says FTZ’ll attract N500m investment

My services are still available – Boko Haram negotiator

Produce grasscutters and banish poverty

FG to construct longest gas pipeline

AON faults NCAA’s inspection of aircraft

China President stresses market forces in reforms

Travel Note: On a visit to Nigeria (2)

Monitor your blood pressure, expert tells Nigerians

IATA urged to stop illegal ticket booking

Motorcycle thief gets seven months imprisonment

US consumer confidence rises in May

Plumber steals N4,000 from motorcyclist

Apple devices ‘hijacked for ransom’ in Australia

AFC’s Andrew Alli bags award

How to successfully bring back our girls

Breastfeeding can reduce infant mortality–Study

‘Grazing reserve commission bill an invitation to war’

Minimising flood disasters

EY, others partner on accounting standards training

Emir of Gombe dies in London

Image laundering not my priority, says Jonathan

Ooni backs Aregbesola’s re-election bid

SSANU’s strike paralyses activities at LASU

Resident doctors to begin warning strike June 2

US to keep 9,800 Afghanistan troops after 2014

N100m medical retirement bill not new -Akpabio

Surety in court as theft suspect flees

Insurgents kill 14 soldiers, 11 policemen in Yobe

Boko Haram kills nine villagers, razes churches in Borno

Confab asks govt to hands off pilgrimages

Nigeria has over 400 mineral resources -Minister

STF probes death of four soldiers – Commander

32 African countries to attend Tunisian Economic Forum

Human trafficking: FG wants suspect extradited to Netherlands

Convicted Boko Haram kingpin, Sokoto, begs for presidential pardon

Ogun spends N166.7bn on road construction

Senate receives report on Immigration tragedy probe Wednesday

Stop abusing my husband, President’s wife tells Nigerians

FG to revamp Ajaokuta Steel Industry soon- Sambo

Ekiti PDP reports APC to Police

FG to construct longest gas pipeline in Nigeria

Pension fund asset rises to N4.3tn

Military’s search for Chibok girls in pictures

We’ll win Ekiti, Osun gov elections -LP

Voter cards: Four monarchs, 11 others arraigned in Kogi

Nigerians eulogise GOK Ajayi at funeral

Arepo explosion: Nine cops missing as fire rages

Abducted girls: Chukwumerije flays Defence Chief over comment

IBB planned using OIC to stay in office -Delegate

We give priority to indigenous contractors -Ajimobi

‎Reps query sale of oil licence by Shell

Blame Jonathan, PDP for Chibok girls’ abduction – Amaechi

FG confused over ASUP, COEASU strike -Wike

NSA does not administer defence spendings -Presidency

Democracy firmly rooted in Nigeria says Mark

APGA chairman urges investment in education

Police arrest kidnapper, rescue victim

Enugu children weep for abducted Chibok girls

Police introduce human rights syllabus to training colleges

Omisore meets Jonathan over Osun poll

INEC opposes hearing of anti-APC registration suit

Insecurity: Bayelsa cancels Children’s Day celebration

Five lecturers probed for exam malpractices in C’River

Niger condemns APC’s over Aliyu comments

Six illegal Ghanaian miners trapped to death

Ukraine crisis: Army recaptures airport

Sudanese woman facing death for apostasy gives birth

Insecurity: NIPOST laments setback in North-East

Man, 24, bags five years imprisonment for theft

Amosun pleads for release of Chibok schoolgirls

W’Bank promises $1bn for Angola’s development

Anti-gay marriage law in national interest -Ndoma-Egba

Protests against Thai military takeover continue despite warning

US expands visa renewal procedure

Five lecturers risk sacking over exam fraud

Five lecturers risk sacking over exam malpractice

Trust your doctor, not Wikipedia, say scientists

Govt to turn libraries into public information centres

Obasanjo in talks to free abducted Chibok girls

B’Haram: FG lines up MTN, forensic expert against Ndume

Sunken ferry: S’Korean president orders arrest of owner

Kenyan police arrest two terror suspects

NIS deports 612 illegal migrants from Akwa Ibom -Controller

Gunmen kill American doctor in Pakistan

Zamfara to distribute 1,000 tricycles on Democracy Day

Lawyers hail judgment upholding financial autonomy for judiciary

Turkey orders arrests over Gaza flotilla raid

IG reads riot act to Ekiti political parties

Six Syria weapons inspectors, five others kidnapped

Three killed, five wounded in US beach shootings

Withdraw rip-off N100m pension bill, SERAP tells Akpabio

Borno to boost fish farming – Commissioner

Ebola outbreak spreads to Sierra Leone

Ukraine: 30 killed in airport clashes

NERC increases electricity tariff, retains N750 fixed charge

Flight MH370 satellite data made public

Vietnam boat sinks after collision with Chinese vessel

Monday, May 26, 2014

Police arrest suspected armed robber, cultists in Delta

Winners emerge in TAN World Cup draw

Onigbinde hails Balogun’s wife

Brazil 2014: Guinness partners OSMI

Wheelchair Tennis: Nigeria withdraws from World Team Cup

Mark urges Eagles to win World Cup

Neymar backs Messi to succeed

F\Eagles ready for Lesotho

AYG: Nigeria increase medal haul

World Cup song angers fans

Kranjcar ruled out for Croatia

Brazil President hits back at Ronaldo

France need miracle in Brazil –Deschamps

Spain return excites Torres

I want Golden Boot again –Muller

Pistorius evaluation begins

Keshi unhappy with Mba, Oduamadi

Bayelsa: Battle for governorship begins

PDP governorship aspirant denies gun-running allegation

Violence erupts in Ekiti over electronic screen

APC demands e-card readers for Ekiti, Osun elections

APC, PDP trade words in Osun

B’Haram: Jonathan, govs should meet in Borno, says Okorocha

2014: APC presents Fayemi to Ekiti electorate

UPN’ll reduce PDP, APC dominance –Fasehun

Police shoot suspected car snatchers on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Lagos residents protest cult, robbery attacks

Hoodlums invade Lagos community, send landlords into bushes

Julius Berger convoy kills two kids in C’River

Students riot over death of undergraduate

Suspected cultists kill college student

Police arraign man for stealing malt drink

Court rejects Diezani’s application to stop probe

Why we can’t rescue Chibok girls now – Military

Four soldiers killed in Jos ambush

How to identify a suicide bomber

FG seeks further probe into Falode son’s death

Osun: INEC allays politicians’ fear over rigging

‘36 Igbo died, 42 injured in Jos blasts’

Increasing cases of hypertension worries expert

Group restates call for Oyo State split

Nigeria can be economic giant, says ex-UN chief

Ijaw youths slam Attah over derivation percentage

Stop insulting Jonathan, PDP tells APC

Delta election: Uduaghan hails Supreme Court verdict

I’m now jobless, says ex-sports minister

Delta insists on resource control, state police

Delegate wants law against open urination

Delegates seek new solutions to environmental pollution

Ogun school children demand freedom for abducted girls

Nigeria pleads for ratification of arms treaty

FG’ll rescue Chibok schoolgirls alive – Sambo

Schoolgirls: Parents knock Jonathan’s panel for shunning Chibok

MIPAN celebrates Patron’s Day

Hands off judiciary funds, court orders Executive

Being left-handed

Bonds, stocks brush off election gains

Three councilors bag suspension in Ogun

ASUP strike: Students devise survival strategies

Eurosceptic election victories give EU headache

Mimiko challenges insurers on credibility

FG plans gas industrial park for Delta

Stemming the scourge of insurgency

Google set to unveil new tablet

Kellner, GTECH, Camelot plan bids for Turkey lottery

Refund me, Stanbic IBTC

The fodder war in Nigeria

Funds under ARM Pensions management rise to N340bn

Jonathan’s anguish

UBS’s Hanning named as Asia-Pacific investment banking head

Ahmed decries bombings, insecurity in Nigeria

Donations not immunity against arrest for dangerous driving -FRSC

Community threatens to sue police over indigenes’ arrest

Ukraine crisis: Battle to control Donetsk airport

Assembly okays Akpabio’s N100m medical retirement benefit, others

Jonathan’s appeal to fight terror was ignored -Obanikoro

Confab: FG, states to legislate on environmental laws

Confab seeks law against open defecation

Abducted girls’ parents carpet presidential panel for shunning Chibok

FG to give attention to rural electrification project

Jordan expels Syrian ambassador over critical comments

Terrorism: Nigeria pleads for ratification of arms treaty

Cross country boss arraigned over alleged N2.8m theft

Man in the dock over N300,000 rent

Amaechi loses suit to stop impeachment

PDP gov aspirant denies gun-running allegation

FG orders further probe into student’s death in Dubai

Ahaneku emerges Unizik VC

FG to suspend aviation projects initiated by Oduah

Nigeria’s economy created 1.2m jobs in 2013 -NBS

Tension mounts in Ekiti as violence spreads

I’m now jobless -Ex-minister Abdullahi

FG committed to rescuing Chibok schoolgirls -Sambo

Court rejects Diezani’s application to stop Reps probe

FCT security cameras functional, says minister

Nigerians must unite against terror – Lar

75% stolen crude oil exported, says Revenue Watch

Gunmen kill four soldiers in Jos ambush

Mark asks Eagles to win World Cup

FG to train 100,00 youths on block moulding

Nigeria needs alternative energy for development -Tambuwal

Supreme Court dismisses Ogboru’s bid to unseat Uduaghan

We know where Chibok girls are kept -Military

PDP faults Amaechi over claim on state-owned hospital

Boko Haram: Man sues Army over children’s detention

N’Delta faces extinction, says Clark

Pirates attack, raid Bayelsa passenger boat

Uduaghan hails Supreme Court verdict against Ogboru

NDDC assesses projects in nine states

FG plans Africa’s largest gas industrial park in Delta

ASUU to establish foundation in honour of Iyayi

PDP membership is open to all Nigerians –Metuh

Nda-Isaiah advocates adequate funding of military, police

Stop denigrating Presidency, PDP tells APC

Jonathan should blame himself, Igbo group

S’Korean police step up hunt for ferry owner

36 Igbo traders died in Jos bombing -Eze

NSA, Presidency convene all-political parties summit on insecurity

Court orders NJC to take over judiciary’s funding

US to expand business investment in Africa

Insurance agent arraigned for N1.5m fraud

INEC mobilises military for Bayelsa voter card distribution

Court remands three for killing landlord’s son

Journalist murdered in Libya

Nasarawa earmarks N1.5bn for Lafia water project

Security laxity: Senator smuggles fake bomb into parliament

VIO impounds 70 Keke Napep in kaduna

Two jobless men charged with stealing lace worth N400,000

Excessive salt intake leads to stroke -Experts

Driver in the dock for stealing company’s vehicle

NDLEA arrests student with cocaine

We’re open to dialogue with Ukraine’s leader -Russia

Syria crisis: Britons accused of brutal killings

Niger pays N1bn girl child education counterpart fund

20 killed in India train crash

Pistorius begins psychiatric tests in S’African hospital

Francis Morgan Ayodélé “Daley” Thompson

Egypt votes in presidential election

Extremist groups arrested in northwest China

Pope begins final day of Middle East visit

Modi to be sworn in as India’s PM

Thai coup leader receives royal endorsement

Sunday, May 25, 2014

We’ll still visit Chibok -FG panel

Chibok: APC asks FG to negotiate with B’Haram

Nigeria’s Army hampers hunt for abducted schoolgirls

APC lacks understanding – Abati

PUNCH journalist shines at 2014 Quill Awards

NLC blasts Akpabio for N100m medical retirement bill

Jonathan not booed in South Africa –Presidency

APC accuses Omisore of plotting against Aregbesola’s rally

Simeone feels pain of defeat

I deserved to be in US team – Donovan

Eagles land in London for Scotland

Infrastructure Bank recovers 95% mass transit loans

Weco pledges to address business challenges

North deserves more offshore oil proceeds –Unongo

UEFA Final: Two Madrid fans die in Lagos

Diezani and the jet probe

We didn’t give NEXIM N200bn, CBN tells Reps

Business aviation picks up, but jet surplus persists

Stakeholders refute claim of substandard cement

Dangote Sugar to pay N7.2bn dividend, expand operations

Schoolgirls: Mark insists FG won’t negotiate with B’Haram

Tanzania shilling falls for seventh week

Kwara to get 2,000 houses from FG’s project

Insecurity: Surveyors call for investment in digital mapping

Ogun cancels Children’s Day celebrations

CBN’s lamentations on money laundering

National confab, insurgency and the political class

Nigeria Professional Football League results

Four policemen missing, three vandals killed in Ogun shootout

Abduction of schoolgirls, major dent on Nigeria’s security -Jonathan

Super Eagles arrive London ahead Scotland friendly

Fire guts 20 shops as man gets electrocuted

Boko Haram kills 20 Borno villagers on Sunday

Amosun denies storming out of Abuja APC meeting

Don’t negotiate with Boko Haram -Ex-Senate President

Jonathan’s visit: Fayose accuses Fayemi of threatening monarchs

Sambo, Tambuwal, Sultan lead prayers for peace

Obama makes surprise Afghan visit

Poroshenko wins Ukraine’s presidential election

APC, LP thugs clash in Ekiti, attack journalists

Boko Haram leader, Shekau, in military camp – Zakzaky

N’Assembly can’t probe me without Jonathan’s permission – Diezani

Chibok: Obiano orders low key Children’s Day celebration

Five killed, 52 injured in Katsina auto crash

Ekweremadu has no gov ambition -Nsukka indigenes

Mark backs Ndoma-Egba’s fourth term Senate bid

Imoke decries high cost of presidential system

CNPP accuses PDP, INEC of hoarding voter cards

Jos bomber would have killed 400 football fans

Arms, ammunition flooding Rivers – Odili’s ex-Security Adviser

Jang condemns fresh bomb blast, urges courage against terrorism

Fuel tanker crushes NYSC member to death in Kwara

Boko Haram: NNPP recommends CCTV cameras

Thailand’s ex-PM freed from custody

SERAP petitions UN over killings of lawyers in Borno

Colombia votes in presidential election

US cancels military exercises with Thailand

Chibok: Jonathan was not booed in South Africa, says Presidency

Protesters defy Thai military rulers’ warning

Three dead at Belgian Jewish museum shooting

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Student commits suicide after porn video leaks

Car dealer faces N2.7m fraud charge

“Give me Oduduwa or let me die”

‘Balotelli cannot blame Fiorentina fans’

Dad didn’t know he would die soon — Barrister’s daughter

Man, 37, in the dock for kidnapping minor

Akpabio seeks N100m medical retirement benefit

‘Nigeria not ready for female president’

Real Madrid win UEFA Champions League, 4-1

Zuma inaugurated

Bayelsa seeks support for voter card distribution

My mum wanted me to be a doctor — Girl, 15, who lost mother in blast

Marifa Whyte ups game

Afenifere warns against confab failure

KSB’s new company

The Nigerian civil service of the future

Confab disowns tenure-extension apostle

I regret being Nigerian — Victim’s daughter

I’m ready to depart this world — Clark

Powerful forces manipulating national conference — Tunji Braithwaite

Free education will end human trafficking —NAPTIP

Clash of senior advocates

Be bandaged

20 banks get N228.2bn for agric projects

Melt her heart

Supporting Ogun State Investors’ Forum

The future!

The real financiers of Boko Haram — an alternative viewpoint

Toyosi Akerele adds another feather

Bomb explodes in Jos football viewing centre

Real Madrid wins 2013/14 Champions League

Ethiopian Airlines resume flight to Kano

PDP alleges plot to disrupt peace in Gombe

War against terrorism requires collective efforts – Group

Insurgency: Northern govs turn to Abdulsalami for help

Three killed in gun attack at Belgian Jewish museum

Edo’s politics of godfatherism

Sambo, Tambuwal task Muslims on peaceful coexistence

Putin condemns Prince Charles’s Nazi remarks

Creek communities pose great challenge, says INEC

Mental health and you

Odun Agbon Osara: Osun’s fertility festival

Complications of malaria

OAU tuition fee hike unjustifiable, says ASUU

Jacob Zuma begins second term as S’African president

2015: Mu’azu, 37 state chairmen meet over primaries

Man, 22, bags six months imprisonment for drug trafficking

Somalia parliament attacked by al-Shabab

Malawian President Joyce Banda annuls election

US drive-by gunman kills six in California

FG plans massive improvement in national grid

Kano approves N88.3m for construction of model village

China arrests suspected market attackers

OAU wins Manfred Lach Moot Court competition

Thai army continues crackdown after coup

Thailand army continues crackdown after coup

We will intimidate Boko Haram –FG

Friday, May 23, 2014

Jos Blasts: families, friends struggle to identify remains of loved ones

I was arrested for candy theft but wasn’t convicted –Godwon

Shopaholic …with Oma Iyasara

Awkward Moment with Ray-ray ( music artiste)

Bunmi Davies’stypical day

My first… Muma Gee

Travel tips to Iceland

Kaduna coach seeks support for swimming

15 countries set for Lagos Badminton Classics

Osaze will shine in Brazil – Kanu

Beach volleyball coach begs for long camping

Keshi right to pick Ameobi – Babalade

Legendswithout Champions League honours

Historic final: Real, Atletico light up Lisbon

B’Haram: Service chiefs ‘bomb’ Okonjo-Iweala

Oritsejafor flays Shettima for ignoring advance warning

Accord Party blames Ekiti’s woes on ‘imported politicians’

Fayose alleges plot to stop his guber ambition

30 more killed in Borno Villages

Pupils, others die in tanker fire

‘N489m Nigerian-made drone not fit for Sambisa operations’

Leave Maheeda alone

‘Why I’m bringing my concert home’

‘Blame Northern leaders for escalating B’Haram insurgency’

Men in court over alleged N415,000 theft

Tough times as ‘big’ notes dominate circulation

FBN Holdings’ shareholders approve dividend

Desperation is not readiness

Past military govts weakened the armed forces –Nyiam

Glo backs AMAA @ 10

Benin explodes!

Brothers arraigned over alleged assault on policewoman

Wande Coal basking in a luxury ride

Nigeria Idol: The end is near

Dangote encouraged me to join politics –Isiaka Adeleke

Stakeholders must unite to sustain local content – Oguike

Schoolgirls’ abduction, slap on nation’s security –OPC

SFS Capital inaugurates fixed income fund

DPR seals two petrol stations

Voice training, why? (II)

Age shouldn’t be a barrier to looking good –Victor Olaotan, veteran actor

Morsi supporters clash with police in Egypt

Anambra election tribunal adjourns, to deliver judgment

Boko Haram targets village vigilantes, kills 30

NERC to enforce quality standards

Aliyu appoints new chief press secretary

Sultan advocates peaceful relationships among Nigerians

CBT: JAMB frowns on candidates’ lateness

Military gets N130bn for anti-terror operations

Akunyili: Attempted murder suspect seeks bail for mother’s burial

Apathy greets voter cards distribution in Enugu

Soldiers fighting terrorists are paid same allowance –Army

We’ve made substantial progress -FG committee

Soldiers kill two suspected Boko Haram members in Katsina

Boko Haram: Nigeria is at war, says Jang

We will intimidate Boko Haram -FG

EFCC stalls $1.69m fraud case against Ajudua

Dangote Sugar targets two million tonnes per annum

Police, kidnappers of missing Cuban national clash in Delta

Lawyer sues Fayose, Police for ‘public disturbance’

APC condemns arrest, harassment of members in Gombe

Kidnapped lawmaker’s father regains freedom

Estate agent bags 24 months in prison for cheating

NASS will act on PIB, says Ekweremadu

Kwara to invest N3.7bn in five hospitals

Chibok girls: Ogun pupils call for intensified effort

Thailand’s coup leaders detain ex-PM Shinawatra

Anambra to spend N10bn on road projects

IKEDC spends N800m to sustain power supply -Official

Man charged with drug trafficking

Ukraine’s presidential election result will be respected -Putin

INEC begins voter cards distribution in Gombe

Syria crisis: 20 killed in pro-Assad rally

INEC to conduct fresh voters registration in A’Ibom

FG should not bow to Boko Haram’s demand –Poll

Islamist leader shot dead in Egypt

Check your registration status, INEC tells voters

ICC sentences Congo warlord to 12 years in prison

Jonathan hands over 2014 Budget to Okonjo-Iweala

Jonathan leaves for South Africa on Friday

Britain denies evacuating nationals from Kenya

Confab: Delegates create online platform for contributions

UN imposes financial, arms sanctions on Boko Haram

Thailand coup leader meets military heads

Chinese tycoon, Liu Han sentenced to death for murder

Devastating attacks show reach of Boko Haram – CNN

Thursday, May 22, 2014

UniAbuja students protest, fault hospital over colleague’s death

Kwakwanso not fit to govern –PDP

NDLEA engages celebrities for campaign against drugs

Thugs, motorists attack LASTMA officials in Lagos

Chibok: Police halt protest march on Presidential Villa

Tuition: Soldier opens fire on protesting OAU students

Policemen die after attack by motorcyclists

‘Bird woman’ sons surface, deny mum’s witchcraft accusation

FG extends confab for four weeks

B’Haram kills 29 in Borno

We won’t disappoint S’West, says Arogbofa

North, South delegates clash over grazing reserve

‘Fashola’s successor not a religion matter’

FG to withdraw politicians’ soldier escorts

Stop playing politics with human lives, APC tells PDP

APC govs condemn Jos bombings

US restricting information linking Osama to B’Haram– Report

173 teachers killed by B’ Haram –NUT

Niger cancels Children’s Day fanfare

Oyo NUT calls for protection of schools

Ekiti schools shut for rescue campaign

Security operatives surround Presidential Villa

Direct your protest to terrorists – Jonathan

Nadia and I are still lovers –Jim Iyke

Parents, govt must make youths embrace agriculture

Advice for politicians

Be part of Lagos economy, Fashola urges artisans

Diezani, NNPC file fresh suit against jet probe

NBA names Olajuwon ambassador to Africa

Demand for FG Treasury bills surge, yields drop

Thunder Balogun U-15 football begins

Lagos counts benefits of sports

12 firms okay vehicle assembly plants in Nigeria

Data management, a big challenge –TechXact Group boss

LASG puts up 88 babies for adoption

Bridging the need gap of your client

Army officer invades police station to free men

‘Why we inaugurate space technology in schools’

FG to withdraw soldiers in escorts of politicians

World Cup: Keshi, home-based Eagles hit London May 25

Malawian president claims elections were rigged

Thailand: Curfew imposed after military takeover

UniAbuja students protest colleague’s death

INEC begins distribution of permanent voter cards Friday

Abuja #BringBackOurGirls rally in pictures

Direct your protest to Chibok girls abductors -Jonathan

Lightening strikes London-bound BA flight from Abuja

NSF will be open, transparent – Imoke

Terrorists are enemies, we must stop them – Reps

Jet scandal: Diezani, NNPC ask court to stop probe

Chibok: Police halt protest march on Presidential villa

Iyayi: Court backs request for convoy driver’s trial

South, north delegates divided over land use act

Military denies allegation of genocide in Borno

Nigerian TV stations must go digital by December, 2014 – NBC

Sagay backs regional autonomy, faults northern leaders

Kwankwaso uncultured, unfit to govern -PDP

MEND lied on Okrika pipeline explosion -Amnesty office

Jet probe: Reps orders Diezani to appear June 17

NUT holds prayers for abducted girls

UNIJOS declares lecture-free day over students’ death

Schools’ closure: Boko Haram not in Bayelsa, says JTF

Presidential scholarship: Reps protest exclusion of 24 states

Stop playing politics with human lives,

I will contest, win in 2015 -Ajimobi

Al-Mustapha withdraws libel suit against Islamic cleric

One dead, three injured in Lagos auto-crash

Insurgency: Aliyu lambasts FG, Maku for attacking northern govs

Smugglers injure customs officer in ambush

Senate rejects strange budget proposal for 52 parastatals

We’ll win war against terror -Badeh

D’banj, others to perform at 2014 World Music Awards

Soldiers shoot protesting OAU students

First Bank shareholders approve N35.89bn dividend

NEITI to list names of oil block beneficiaries

NDDC to build 4,500 low income houses in N’Delta

Fayose leads protest in Ekiti over Jos blasts

Boko Haram can’t force Jonathan to abandon power – Kinsmen

Man, 19 , charged with rape, assault

Transporter arraigned for stealing tyres worth N14.5m

Senate okays establishment of alternative medicine college

Identify Boko Haram’s funding source, HRW tells FG

Group queries Jonathan over Ekiti ministerial slot

25,000kms federal roads now motorable – Minister

Ekiti schools shut for ‘bring back our girls’ campaign

Nine soldiers killed in Ukraine attacks

Man, 48, charged with assault, breach of peace

Commissioner wants death sentence for treasury looters

Two men in court for stealing pumping machine

Jos blasts: FG to settle victims’ medical bills

N7m scam: Court sets aside bench warrant for arrest of accused

FG approves extension of confab by four weeks

Chibok girls: Niger cancels Democracy Day celebrations

Court dissolves 25-year-old marriage over wife battering

Rescued Bakassi pupils express hope for future

Vigilante, two others arrested for theft of power cables

Boko Haram kills 173 teachers -NUT

FRSC suspends enforcement of new number plate, licence

INEC to distribute 1.6m permanent voter cards in A’Ibom

Ethiopia gets $250m W’Bank loan for youth development

Expert calls for greater investment in livestock development

Thai military seizes power in coup

Boko Haram should engage in dialogue – Akume

Underwater search resumes for flight MH370

#BringBackOurGirls rally: Security beefed up around Presidential Villa

Kaduna to spend N800m on foreign scholarships

Ukrainian troops ‘killed in Donetsk’

Army recruits to beef up fight against insurgency

Confab: Delegates differ on grazing reserves funds

Dozens killed in China blasts

Missing US woman found after 10 years

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Extension of grazing zones

Junaid Muhammed’s diatribe

NIA on insurgency

Jos explosion

Nigeria’s leadership curse

Re: Unravelling the Nigerian paradox

Enough of this, Maku

Beyond #BringBackOurGirls

N275bn bond: Lagos pays back N50bn

Suspend quarry activities in volatile states – Security expert

We are not hoodlums, federal task force insists

Banker in court for defrauding retirees N1.3m

Reps mourn victims, Muslim women demand urgent action

US condemns attack

Afenifere urges FG to unmask perpetrators

Bombings callous, unacceptable –Ekweremadu

Atiku wants all-party conference, PDP postpones Ekiti rally

UN Security Council votes on B’Haram status

‘MEND not responsible for P’Harcourt blast’

Gunmen free Rivers council boss

Take tougher steps against corruption, US tells FG

APC govs move to take over party structure

Insecurity: APC blasts PDP at Ekiti rally

We’ll arrest Jos bombers –IG

Ekiti rally: PDP accuses APC of celebrating terrorism

FG to celebrate Democracy Day

Bayelsa discontinues case against EFCC over Alamieyeseigha’s loot

B’Haram: Army begins mass recruitment

N109m scam: Court seeks ex-accountant’s arrest

Without enough funds, we can’t defeat B’Haram – Army

Tambuwal orders committee to resume Diezani probe

Abducted girls: NUT orders closure of schools today

Jos blasts: Seven UNIJOS students among dead victims

Bigger offender: Bribe taker or giver?

Men in court over alleged assault and stealing

AWC Qualifier: Oparanozie, Ebi others to face Rwanda

Combining online, offline marketing tactics for optimal results

NRFF to begin camping for Africa Cup

EFCC to quiz oil firms over pump manipulation

NDLEA seizes ‘cocaine candies’, arrests man

Utilising Nigeria’s renewable energy potential

Improving your Facebook page

Reign of terror: A challenge to state governments

FIFA defends kickoff times

US mortgage collectors gag homeowners in loan deals

Spotify’s subscriber base reaches 10 million

Europe stocks edge up

Firm to build solar plant in Nigeria

Urine test may help spot dangerous blood clots

Former Deutsche Telekom CEO wants US job

How Barbie SUVs snarled traffic

Mental health issues of terrorism

ExxonMobil plans deepest well

How to mitigate losses in forex business –Expert

Court jails Mubarak for embezzlement

‘Sterile’ urine may be a myth

New potential antibody treatment for asthma

Tiffany raises forecast as lower-priced jewelry woos customers

China-US tensions mount over cyber spying charges

Investors stake N10.22bn on 852.31 million shares

ICU patients at much greater risk for PTSD — Study

Planned railway cripples Bassa community

Netflix to launch in six European countries

NERC worries over uncertainty in power sector …sanctions imminent for defaulting power firms

Nigerians should prepare for war – Ex-general

Confab: Delegates begin deliberations on committees’ reports

FG approves cassava processing cottage in Imo

Confab delegates disagree over herdsmen grazing reserve

Reps want NEMA to provide relief for Jos bomb survivors

Kebbi declares two-day holiday over voter card distribution

Counter-terrorism training, a must for soldiers – Harry Akande

Ekiti PDP, APC disagree over Jonathan’s aborted visit

Ekiti in Europe to meet over gov election

Residents divided over okada ban in Kaduna

Britain’s Prince Philip undergoes minor procedure

FG declares May 29 public holiday

PDP responsible for spate of insecurity, says APC

PDP accuses APC of celebrating terrorism

ACF, JNI condemn Jos twin bomb blasts

Bayelsa forgoes Alamieyeseigha’s loot to EFCC

MEND not responsible for P’Harcourt blast, says NUPENG

Illegal coronation: Police declare Delta monarch wanted

Kogi to partner Saudi Arabia, Egypt on education, agric

UN Security Council votes on Boko Haram status Thursday

Food poisoning: UNIBEN VC flown abroad

IG vows to apprehend perpetrators of Jos blasts

Navy arrests 38 ships in four months

Jonathan will emerge stronger from Boko Haram crisis -Uduaghan

Army begins soldiers recruitment to fight Boko Haram

Gunmen free abducted Rivers LG chairman

We’re not hoodlums -Federal traffic task force

FG must take tough steps against corruption –US

FG moves to increase export of sesame seeds

Reps summon Aganga over EU, Nigeria’s economic partnership

Lack of funds hampering anti-terror fight -Army

Chibok Girls: NUT orders closure of schools nationwide

Senate okays bill on chemical weapon prohibition

Corpses litter hospital floor, morgue overfilled

South Africa’s new Parliament holds first sitting

FG, states, others to spend N1bn on SGDP compilation

Police lying on casualty figure -Hospitals

Boko Haram: Delta cancels Democracy Day celebrations

My people have suffered, Shettima laments

Cross River meets Muslim leaders over influx of herdsmen

Samsung to train 10,000 engineers in Africa by 2015

Security operatives overlooked bomb-laden Siena -Trader

US condemns Jos blasts, appeals for calm

Man, 39, in the dock over N10.8m fraud

Chartered jets: Tambuwal orders committee to resume Diezani probe

FG to celebrate Democracy Day despite bombings

Fire razes Gombe grains market

2015 elections should not be do-or-die – Ademowo

Technology drives modern agriculture – Ex-Mexican president

FG targets $558.45bn GDP in five years

Landlady in the dock for damaging tenant’s property

Atiku, Tinubu set for Zuma’s inauguration

Three traders in court for stealing 10,000 cartons of red wine

Police arrest 55 armed robbery suspects in Nasarawa

eBay urges users to change passwords

Atiku advocates all party summit over insecurity

Man gets four months imprisonment for disobeying police order

Nigerian troops searching for Chibok girls in pictures

Russia signs 30-year gas deal with China

N109m pension fraud: Court orders arrest of ex-accountant

Man, 32, in the dock for raping eight-year-old girl

Afenifere challenges FG to unmask Jos blasts’ perpetrators

Man, 52, in the dock over cheque forgery

N5bn property theft: ex-Chevron accountant gets N5m bail

Spying row: Chinese media label US ‘mincing rascal’

Brazil 2014: Nigeria will reach the semi-finals, says Enyeama

Theft: Court grants ex-Chevron accountant N5m bail

Unpaid salaries: Bauchi NLC, TUC threaten strike

Cross River LGs tackle multiple levies with PoS

Police dislodge Ogun highway robbers, recover arms, bus

Pope Francis’ three-day visit to Middle East begins Friday

Nigeria, China to commemorate 10 years of partnership

Jos blasts death toll rises to 75 -CP

Retired workers drag Aregbesola to court over entitlements

Army, Police chiefs visit Jos bomb blast site

17 killed in Borno village Boko Haram attack

Sponsors of bomb attacks enemies of humanity, democracy – Jang

Jos blasts: PDP postpones Ekiti governorship campaign

Man in the dock for peddling rumour

Egypt’s Hosni Mubarak jailed for embezzlement

For Babawale, a prophet gets honour at home

FG begins automation of aeronautical information service

Pandemonium as rival youth groups clash in Imo

Russia records world’s ‘most expensive divorce’

Prayers will tackle security challenges -Islamic cleric

Pakistan fighter planes bomb Taliban hideouts

Toure fuels talk of Man City exit

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Exchange the Chibok girls

Wike, end this strike

The stench at Oko Filling

ICPC’s definition of corruption

Winning Boko Haram war

On conspiracy theories

Need for fiscal federalism

Repair Iju Bridge

Frsc and neglected assignment

Allowance for unemployed graduates

ANAN to build research centres in three universities

Killings heighten tension over Egyptian election

African warlord moves son to number two

Sudan: Christian woman chained to cell wall

Thailand army declares martial law after unrest

‘Nigeria, others contribute 60% to global maternal deaths’

Project Smile offers dental makeover for the poor

Bayelsa moves against spread of TB, leprosy

Be more concerned about patient health, doctors told

Kogi teaching hospital needs N276m —CMD

FIRS warns banks over tax remittance default

Africa investors looking beyond negative headlines —World Bank

CBN limits govt stake in banks to 10%

B’Haram: APC accuses Jonathan of insincerity

We’ve not chosen Lagos gov candidate – APC

Another court restrains FRSC from invalidating driving licence

Sani asks Sultan to lead search for Chibok schoolgirls

Confab says Jonathan hasn’t asked for tenure elongation

B’Haram: IG orders security audit of boarding schools

Kaduna seeks retired soldiers’ aid in terror war

Uduaghan insists on demolition of shanties

INEC cautions PDP over comments on voter register

LASTMA, task force officials clash

Lagos seals off 1,939 buildings, marks 232 others

Pandemonium as hoodlums take over Lagos Street

Residents must be careful of water sources

EFCC shut PDP governorship aspirant’s office

Explore all options to free girls, Tinubu tells FG

Ekiti Muslims demand release of kidnapped girls

‘Spartial mapping’ll check terrorism’

Borno releases N150m to rehabilitate 53 girls, parents

Varsity women protest abduction

Human skull in church ceiling: DPP identifies culprits

Judge refers Sanusi’s suspension suit to NIC

Jonathan, Tinubu storm Ekiti, police deploy bomb experts

Igbo leaders trace B’Haram to introduction of Sharia

Salesgirl denies stealing after agreeing to refund

OAU students protest tuition hike, block Ilesa-Ife Expressway

I made N3,000 daily from military uniform – Suspect

Police arrest Ex-NURTW boss with pistol, ammunition

DSS apprehends six-man robbery syndicate in A’Ibom

Blasts kill 150 in Jos market

Nigeria takes 115 athletes to African Youth Games

Senate approves emergency rule extension in Borno, others

Experts link business growth to new technology

Senate summons Manitoba over poor power transmission

Nissan unveils remodelled Pathfinder for large families

Before you abuse our police and soldiers

Channels National Kids Cup kicks off

Macmillan holds youth programme

Facebook rolls out ‘I’m a voter’ election feature

Australian miners aim to avert strike

Makurdi airport’ll be completed soon – FAAN

Eat potato for all reasons (2)

GDP figure not reflective of living standard —ICAN

Spain don’t have quality to win – Figo

#BringBackOurGirls and role of technology assisted learning

Toure may quit City over birthday snub –Agent

Oyo, produce firm sign land lease agreement

Dangote Group to create 160,000 jobs

Monaco sack Ranieri

90 jobs go at Save Britain Money

Emirates to introduce Abuja-Kano service

Could sense of taste affect length of life?

Libya to hold elections amid chaos in Tripoli

Five nations to contribute troops against Boko Haram

Minister directs early completion of Mokwa-Bida road

NEMA distributes relief materials to Borno, Yobe communities

Kaduna refinery produces at 60% capacity -MD

Shipping firm arraigned for aiding arms-laden vessel

LASU lecturers begin strike

FG to rehabilitate transmission infrastructure with $4bn

Chibok girls: Shehu Sani wants Sultan to spearhead search

Why Reps extended emergency rule -Tambuwal

Jonathan insincere in anti-terror fight –APC

Jos blast: Jonathan says perpetrators cruel, evil

Excise LG from constitution, Lagos tells confab

FG must embrace spatial mapping to check terrorism -NIS

Employ all options to free abducted girls – Tinubu

Bamidele promises modern farming in Ekiti

Fayose challenges Fayemi to popularity contest

Jonathan hasn’t approached us for tenure elongation – Confab

Driving licence: Another court stops FRSC

2015: We’ll not support any political party, ACF

EFCC shuts PDP governorship aspirant’s office

El-Rufai slams N1.5bn suit on PDP over Boko Haram comment

FG begins process of merging NAMA, NCAA, NIMET

We’ll defend ourselves against El-Rufai’s suit -PDP

Govt reconciles warring IPMAN, Warri Depot factions

Kwara mourns Jimoh, professor of Education Psychology

Electricity metering gap can’t be closed soon –NERC

Delta inaugurates committee for $16bn Gas City project

Police deploy anti-bomb experts in Ekiti

IPMAN boss gives reasons for high petrol price

Igbo leaders link Boko Haram Sharia in Zamfara

CBN expresses concern over external reserves depletion

NDLEA raids cannabis farm in Kogi, arrests two barons

LASG seals 1,939 buildings for flouting regulations

Crude oil exports dropped by 46% in March -Aliyu

Police, LASTMA tackle ‘strange’ traffic officers in Lagos

Group urges INEC to resist pressure

Police plan security audit of boarding schools nationwide

Asaba residents lament rising crime wave

Demolition of Delta shanties continues -Uduaghan

Scores killed in Jos market explosions

APGA writes Jonathan over exclusion from conference

Court orders Pistorius to undergo 30-day mental tests

CP warns varsity students against cultism

Senate okays emergency rule extension

LG workers back Fayemi for second term

Suspension: Court declines power to hear Sanusi’s suit

OAU students protest fee hike, block Abuja highway

Regional Autonomy or Nothing – Yoruba groups

80,000 Abuja students benefit from free eye tests

Six in the dock for attempted armed robbery

Fund new Mortgage Scheme, Architects urge Lagos

Security guard bags five months in prison for car theft

Six medical workers infected with Lassa fever in Ebonyi

Al-Shabaab attack: Five Kenyan police officers feared killed

Man charged with assault on bank premises

Kaduna releases 212 inmates awaiting trial

Three dead in Russian train crash

Africa’s economic growth on the rise, says ADB

Ukraine: No sign of Russia withdrawal, says Nato

20 injured as church building collapses

Terrorism and counter-insurgency in Nigeria

Establishing online brand crediblity

Malawians vote in presidential election

N3bn spent on school feeding programme -Aregbesola

Protests may affect World Cup, says Pele

Apple apps made to run on Android devices

Putin in China on state visit

China denounces US cyber-theft charges

Thailand army declares martial law

Monday, May 19, 2014

Controversy surrounds Ilorinn rail line decapitated body

Ghana won’t be intimidated –Appiah

Djourou in doubt after neck injury

Gerrard, Wilshere eye England glory

Pele pens song for tourney

Fee hike in LASU, a pro-B’Haram policy –Falana

Oshaniwa foresees tough fight for Eagles role

Rugby Federation trains 19 coaches

Ameobi set for Hull City move

Real, Atletico divide Heineken fans

Brila FM ends deal with Talksport

Alaafin bitter over state of boxing

United name Van Gaal manager

New PSG role for Ibra

Now I see ’94 Eagles in 2014 team – Keshi

Debates on reports begin Wednesday – Kutigi

13 committees submit report

870,000 voters guilty of multiple registration, says INEC

Gambian varsity seeks OAU assistance on research

B’Haram: Northern govs ask military to increase surveillance

Road blockade: Police intervene in Magboro, MFM face-off

Boat accident: Hospital releases Isaac’s corpse, ex-wife protests

Confusion over decapitated corpse on rail line

‘Why fake soldier’s boyfriend exposed her to military’

Bandits use traditional ruler’s car for robbery

Lagos trader loses N5m buried underground

B’Haram leaders not from Borno, El-Kanemi tells panel

Buhari disowns ‘son’ arrested for N20m scam

Religion not a yardstick for good governance – Fashola

Edo APC members join PDP

MEND claims responsibility for P’Harcourt blast

I’ve attracted 89 projects to Ekiti –Bamidele

Aregbesola, Omisore disagree over development

US says B’Haram not a branch of al- Qaeda

Poly workers down tools over unpaid arrears

Lagos police arraign fake lawyer for impersonation

Male infertility: It’s about the DNA package

How not to ‘bring back our girls’

Mimiko reopens shut forest project site

Hyosung, Inlaks offer cash recycling ATMs

Kano blast: Jonathan meets service chiefs, orders probe

Healthy competition critical for broadcasting industry – StarTimes boss

Putin orders troops near Ukraine to withdraw

FMDQ OTC’s dealing members to get licences

Secrets of success amid adversity

Falode petitions Reps, seeks justice for late son

Tactics for retaining customers

Corruption, poverty not our problem, Mr President?

Akinkugbe seeks varsity status for Adeyemi College of Education

These things could be ageing you!

Indian elections: lessons for Nigeria

Jonathanism, a new ideology

Northern elders want FG to negotiate with B’Haram

Fani-Kayode’s call for secession sparks outrage

Russian troops still at Ukrainian border – NATO

APC opens secretariat in Obio/Akpor

Patience Jonathan organises prayers for Chibok girls, peace

Malaysia asks Inmarsat to make raw MH370 data public

Police tighten security around Benue boarding schools

20 injured as Bayelsa church building collapses

Enrique appointed as Barcelona boss

Balkans flooding kills 37, threatens Serbia power plants

Kano bomb blast in pictures

Police to pay tricyclists N2m for illegal detention

ECOWAS Speaker lauds Paris regional security summit

Libyan govt condemns attack on parliament

Edo APC Chieftains, four lawmakers defect to PDP

Kano bombers targeted new hotel -Eyewitness

Boko Haram not a branch of Al Qaeda – US

Stop harassing our members, APC tells Presidency

Falana urges confab delegates to probe security budgets

Arrested Mohammed not my son -Buhari

EFCC to quiz oil firms for pump manipulation

Don’t swap Chibok girls with Boko Haram prisoners -Okei-Odumakin

Controversy over Ilorin rail line decapitated corpse

Wike didn’t betray Amaechi, says minister’s loyalists

Traditional ruler’s car used for robbery

JTF boss woos A’Ibom, C’River to fight oil theft

14 inmates write UTME CBT in Lagos

Yoruba groups insist on regional autonomy

Confab begins debates on committees reports Wednesday

S’West PDP meets national exco over Ekiti, Osun polls

FG mandates ITF to create two million jobs yearly

Jonathan meets security chiefs, ministers

Court rules on Sanusi’s suspension Tuesday

FIRS shuts three offices in Adamawa over insecurity

Don’t expect insurgency to end soon – NSA Director

Monitor your students, NDLEA urges tertiary institutions

Two truck drivers arraigned for theft

Maliki wins 93 parliament seats in Iraqi election

Ondo task force rids streets of destitute people

39 candidates qualify for Presidential Scholarship Scheme

Chibok girls: Jang, Uduaghan ask Nigerians to support FG

Security guard in the dock over theft

Stakeholders urge FG to save Mungo Park building

NPC moves to tackle inaccurate census figure

Borno records 50% drop in HIV/AIDS prevalence -Official

US charges five Chinese army officers with hacking

Court jails car dealer for defrauding man of N595,000

FG begins performance audit for ministries, agencies

Aisha Falode petitions Reps, seeks justice for late son

Bayelsa community tackles Agip on pollution

Norway to support education in North with $1.6m

Boko Haram not formed to destabilise Jonathan’s govt – Aliyu

Confab: 14 Committees submit reports, six outstanding

870,000 Nigerians guilty of multiple registration – INEC

Another blast averted in Kano -Police

South Sudan President warns of famine

Boko Haram leaders not from Borno -Shehu

Saudi Arabia shuts embassy in Libya

Syrian conflict death toll rises to 162,000 -Official

Militants suspend Libya’s parliament after assault on lawmakers

Ethiopia in $500m Boeing fleet expansion deal with China

UNICEF demands action to save South Sudan children

UN deploys special force in Somalia

Justin Timberlake leads Billboard Award winners

Varsities should rely less on govt funding -Don

Myanmar activists abduct Chinese mine workers

Putin orders Ukraine border pullout

AstraZeneca rejects new Pfizer bid

South Korea to break up coastguard after ferry disaster

Dozens of children burn to death in Colombia

Armed group attacks Libyan parliament

Sunday, May 18, 2014

S’Korea to break up coastguard after ferry disaster

Signs it’s time to find a new hiring strategy

Jonathan under pressure to accept B’Haram’s offer

One dies, eight rescued in Lagos boat accident

Unemployed graduates to earn corps members’ allowance

Refinery blast kills seven in P’Harcourt

Explosion in Kano leaves 15 dead

Falana knocks army over rising insurgency

Fayemi, Fayose disagree over education policy

‘We haven’t accepted Dubai report on Falode’

Jonathan has lost weight –Nwanyanwu

‘4,000 Nigerian soldiers on UN missions’

Bamidele faults Fayemi on industrial dev

Chibok: Group urges FG to make post-rescue plans

GM to pay $35m fine for delayed response

‘Suarez may struggle to shine in Brazil’

Brazil 2014: Ignored Ike Uche scores again

Govt plans temporary tags for unregistered vehicles

Court orders re-opening of Ogun steel firm

Ghana fans buying tickets meant for disabled

Systemic surplus naira as economic poison

Data murky on fertility rates

Red wine’s resveratrol isn’t good for you

Facebook insiders reap $7.2bn since IPO

PDP won’t reign for 60 years, neither will APC

A case for children with scoliosis

Senate advises telecoms operators on security

Jonathan’s aborted Chibok visit

There’s excessive cash in the economy —CBN

How to get running

Unity Bank gets global certification for fraud control

Building Google+ community from scratch

Sovereign Trust, CVL in joint development project

Wealthy property investors target less obvious city locations

Experts canvass adoption of National Building Code

Where is the 2014 federal budget?

Diamond Bank issues $200m Eurobond

Nigeria’s trade with Belgium hits N441.743bn

NCRIB becomes BIBA affiliate

Senate decides on state of emergency

10 die in Kano drinking joint explosion

APC wins all seats in Kano council polls

Confab: Delegate wants secret ballot system

Chibok abduction: UN pledges support

Stop calling Boko Haram Islamic group, cleric urges media

The kidnapping of a country

Customs implements new vehicle import tarrif

Aborted Chibok trip: Jonathan betrayed Nigerians, says APC

Fire guts 120 palm oil shops in Lagos

Aregbesola, Omisore disagree over Osun development

Fayemi restates commitment to healthcare

Heavy gunfire at Libyan parliament leaves 70 dead

Ahmed denies hobnobbing with PDP

Confab: S’East, S’South professionals berate delegates

Calls for Jonathan’s resignation unpatriotic -Anenih

Don’t overheat the polity, IBB cautions politicians

Ekiti poll: Fayose, Fayemi’s wives woo voters

Nigeria must tackle corruption to boost image – Don

Wada tasks monarchs on security

INEC’ll procedure multiple registrants -Official

Niger cabinet reshuffle shows insensitivity of PDP -APC

Court orders re-opening of BSS Steel Rolling Mill

Battered lecturer: Immigration officials defy police

Uncertainty at ITF over sacking of DG

Northern govs condole with Al-Makura over sister’s death

Syria’s air chief killed

Delta introduces e-bursary registration

Borno compensates victims of insurgency with N10m

18 arrested over Turkey mine disaster

North Korea: Apologises over building collapse

China evacuates workers after Vietnam riots

Sudan arrests ex-PM over state abuse claims

Calm returns to Libya after Friday’s clashes

Prisoners take scores hostage in Brazil

Ukraine ‘edging towards chaos’ – UN

10 million Nigerian kids out of school — Report

Chibok: Jonathan afraid of soldiers, says Falana

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Fashola’s WEF Takeaways

Olurode urges FG to consider negotiation

Top 10 Brazilian players of all time

Ndi Onyuike-Okereke’s new look

I thought my father was a bully — CharlyBoy

Lola Maja-Okojevoh steps out with hubby

Nike Oshinowo turns protocol officer?

Between a First Lady and her entourage

Cucumber and shrimp cups

Generals without a war

First ladies laud global support for anti-terror war

Olu Okeowo’s Rolls Royce

Sexy swimwear

Solar firms, hit by subsidy cuts

Daisy Danjuma son’s wedding

Nigerians react: Prisoners swap for Chibok girls

Adedoyin steps out with wife

I wear what looks good –Ephraim Faloughi

West African leaders, France declare war on Boko Haram

Controversy over fresh test into unity schools

I pray my friends come back alive— Abducted pupil

Death toll rises to 301 in Turkish mine explosion

A hurdle for job seekers

FA cup: Arsenal claim 1st trophy in nine years

UNIBEN, a local government!

Ekiti group asks INEC to conduct credible election

Ekiti gov poll: Ifa worshippers pray for peace

Boko Haram has killed over 12,000, says Jonathan

Atlético Madrid win La Liga after 1-1 draw at Barcelona

Ekiti election: Traditional worshippers pray for peace

Africa leaders declare ‘war’ on Boko Haram

My going to Chibok won’t solve the problem -Jonathan

Gusau’s death a rude shock – Club owners

Chibok girls: UN representative meets fact-finding committee

Dankwambo appoints 1,086 aides

Ekiti group tasks INEC on credible election

UN restates commitment to security in Cote d’Ivoire

Confab: Committees to conclude reports submission tomorrow

NIS repatriates 45 illegal immigrants in Abia

Turkey ends Soma mine disaster rescue

Adequate security ready for Kano LG polls -Police

Banks can’t grow without cash-less policy — Ojomuyide

S’Korea trains 14 public officers in e-govt

Colombia, Farc rebels agree on drug trade plan

N100m fraud: Court stops arrest of two Italians

Laos defence minister’s plane crashes

Afghan orders UK to hand over detained militants

France hosts summit on Boko Haram

World Cup: Dengue fever risk predicted in Brazil

Indian election: Modi set for victory parade

Apple and Google settle patent row

Friday, May 16, 2014

Police ban hawking, trading during Kano LG poll

Immigration arrests 24 human trafficking suspects in Katsina

From Dumbkid to Wizkid

Shopaholic …with Raw

Awkward Moment with Pappintin

Doris Simone’sTypical Day

My first… Asake Agoro

Travel tips to Haiti

Ekiti: NULGE pledges support for Labour Party

A’Court ruling: Ibori heads for Supreme Court

‘Foreign support won’t compromise sovereignty’

Vigilante group kills 70 insurgents in Adamawa

Nigerian soldiers reluctant to fight – US General

Jonathan bashed for aborting Chibok visit

Boko Haram: Military moves against sabotage, espionage

Banking halls still crowded despite cashless policy

COSON/BON/IBAN Crisis to end soon –Okoroji

Identify B’Haram leaders before negotiation –CNPP

Funsho Williams: Court admits exhibits from crime scene

Group urges fair dispensation of justice


Northern leaders oppose FG on prisoner swap

B’Haram: Activists urge caution on negotiation

Mighty Jets appoint Malomo-Paris

WTISD: Telecoms subscribers decry poor service

Chibok: If government does nothing to help us, God will–Parents

Police arraign 62-year-old man for stealing

Suspected kidnapper pleads guilty to wandering

35-year-old needs N4m to fight cancer

Maku, Women Affairs Minister’s saving grace

Chibok residents seek govt attention

NDLEA arrests drug traffickers at airport

Arsenal face Hull in FA Cup final

I ran away from thugs for six months to stay alive – Inaolaji

Protesters, police clash in Turkey mine fire site

Abia holds prayers for abducted Chibok girls

Police ban hawking, trading during Kano LG election

Immigration arrests 24 human trafficking suspects

ASUU President calls for overhaul of economic model

Buhari inaugurates N7bn road in Zamfara

US car manufacturer GM fined $35m over recall

Emergency rule: Oritsejafor seeks full military operation

Journalists protest detention of colleague in Anambra

Lagos, transporters plan insurance for passengers

Judge’s absence stalls Sylva’s N19.2bn fraud trial

FG partners Kaduna to train 601 youths

Traffic offences in Lagos drop by 17% -Official

Flood sweeps away man, cow in Ogun

Ekiti court strikes out suit against Labour Party

Jonathan never scheduled to visit Chibok -Presidency

Funsho Williams: Court admits exhibits from crime

JAMB promises candidates good computers for UTME

Ex-Senate President, delegates oppose herdsmen grazing reserve

Fierce fighting rages in Libya

Qatar World Cup a mistake – Blatter

At least 10 dead in Kenya explosions – officials

Ebonyi gets two new commissioners

Hairdresser seeks divorce over sex

Sex workers charged with publicly fighting over customer

FG opposes Okah’s call for family doctor’s test

Chime, NCC meet over masts location, multiple taxation

INEC inaugurates advisory committee on voter education

PDP may sue INEC over Enugu voter register

Boko Haram: UK Muslim council offers to mediate

Kebbi displaced persons get 2,000 hectares of farmland

Mechanic in court for stabbing woman

Six million Nigerians reside in Cameroon – envoy

ITF trains 2,000 youths in Adamawa, Taraba in 2013

Pope cancels engagements due to cold

Foreign intervention won’t compromise Nigeria’s sovereignty -NAF

Baraje’s aide, Ahmed clash over N23bn bond

Court dismisses suit to stopping Kano LG polls

Twin blasts near big Nairobi market

Two arraigned for carrrying 63 wraps of marijuana

Abuja NYSC members lament high accommodation cost

Katsina to pay 1,820 Imams salaries

INEC partners security agencies for Zamfara voters registration

Woman wants marriage dissolved over husband’s attitude

Jonathan cancels Chibok visit

Turkey mine disaster: Owner denies negligence

India opposition heads for landslide victory

Oxfam calls for increased aid to South Sudan

Rwanda launches bureau to boost tourism

Brazil hit by anti-World Cup protests 

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Anambra holds 70 traders for flouting sanitation order

Kano records two fresh cases of polio

Vote counting begins in India

Police arrest six suspects for alleged theft

Man in court for kidnapping, raping housewife

Expose tax evaders, Dangote advises FIRS

Al-Shabaab sends request to intending US Jihadists

South Africa challenges report on Zuma’s residence

Kenya says unfriendly British travel warnings cause panic

Lawyers for Al-Jazeera journalists in Egypt quit

Sudanese woman to die for marrying a non-Muslim

Bosnia calls general election for October 12

Deadly blast near Syria-Turkey border

Veterans boss vows to act on hospital scandal

Anger in Turkey over deadly mine disaster

Wither NANS?

Remember us, Fashola

IBEDC and epileptic electricity

Repair Oba Akran Road

Attention Zenith Bank

Blocked Surulere Drainage

Proffer solution after criticism

Pray for our leaders

NERC’s deception

Sanwo presents light paintings at Terra Kulture

Gambia woos Nigerian tourism investors

Exhibition raises hope for ailing Adefunke Sofowote

Nosa grabs licensing deal with Close-Up

Kabbar set to drop Igun video

Many artistes lead fake lives –Duncan Mighty

DAWN Games kick off in Lagos

F/Eagles to skip test games

Ejide dispels injury rumour

Eduvie retains FHA tennis title

CBN Tennis: Aiyegbusi, Atseye in semis

My best yet to come – Onyeali

Brazil 2014: Musa wins second Russian league title

Burden of negative online comments on businesses

E-voting will guarantee credible election, respondents tell INEC

You can improve your Twitter engagement

NBCC takes Nigeria’s investment opportunities to UK

‘Give farmers credit facilities’

Chivita juice bags quality award

Go guavas!

Eurozone economic growth loses momentum

Explosion rocks ex-Imo gov’s residence

Elumelu Foundation inaugurates Africapitalism Institute

Wal-Mart blames cold weather for fall in profits

CIBN, NSE collaborate on market development

Committee wants immunity clause remove from constitution

Cleric bemoans limited access to education

Missing MH370: Passengers shun Malaysia carrier

BATN supports anti-smoking law

Groups set to boost cocoa farmers’ income

Girl shot by policeman goes for surgery

Refusals reduce options after C-sections

Reps okay state of emergency extension

ACF slams Jonathan, rejects emergency rule extension

Car bomb kills at least 29 in Syria

Monarchs seek roles in pipeline protection

Several dead in attack on Afghan police base

Invest in agro-tourism, UNESCO tells FG

12 die, scores missing after Bangladesh ferry capsizes

FG should negotiate with Boko Haram -Shetima

Committee recommends pruning of ministers to 36

PDP flays Akiolu for endorsing APC gov aspirant

Confab committees conclude assignments, to resume plenary

Car built by Nigerian students passes global test

Anambra arrests 70 persons for flouting sanitation order

Anti-World Cup protests hold in Brazil

Chibok schoolgirls: Ex-Ghanaian president urges dialogue

Appeal court upturns Ibori’s acquittal on money laundering

PDP, LP chieftains defect to APC

Boko Haram: Jonathan travels to Paris

Ibadan forest: Man arraigned for kidnapping two

Fayose promises to appoint teachers perm sec

Lagos court frees soldier of car theft

Oba of Lagos backs Ambode for gov

Speakers’ Conference meets May 30

Explosion rocks Ohakim’s residence

Reps okay emergency rule extension

Nigeria to get $6bn nuclear plant in 2022 – commission

Confab delegate faults request for emergency rule extension

Ekiti chieftaincy tussle turns bloody

North-Central delegates sponsor bill for grazing reserves commission

Speak with one voice, APC tells FG

Confab: 20 committees end deliberations, proceed to plenary May 19

Ogun spends N25bn on education

Oil theft: FG records N30bn drop in revenue

Nyanya blasts: SSS detains mastermind’s father

Gunmen raze two primary schools, mast in Bauchi

After one month, Jonathan to visit Chibok

Jonathan meets leaders of oil producing communities

Police to charge ex-council boss, OPC members for murder

One killed, five injured in Bauchi attack

ACF kicks against emergency rule extension

Caleb varsity shut over students’ protest

Sell fuel above N97, get arrested -NSCDC

Emergency rule: Senate to consult with stakeholders

Gas price, electricity tariff may increase -FG

Two in the dock over alleged assault

UNIUYO VC escapes assassination attempt

Jobless man in the dock over N50,000 theft

Lagos shuts three firms for tax evasion

Terrorism war not for military alone -Defence chief

Police arrest nine persons over communal violence in Plateau

Confusion over discovery of ‘explosives’ in Lagos

Man arraigned for cutting off neighbour’s electricity supply

Army summons attacked GOC to Abuja, appoints replacement

Made-in-Nigeria vehicles hit market in June -FG

N27bn pension fraud: Suspended Justice Talba resumes duty

NSCDC attributes high crime rate to greed

Immigration officials batter me, remove my teeth –UNICAL lecturer

29 killed in blast near Syria-Turkey border

Osun bans indiscriminate use of siren

Sudanese woman faces death for leaving Islam

Jobless man in court over computer theft

Times journalists beaten in Syria

Police arraign four bandits

Libyan magistrates barred from parliamentary elections

20 things you don’t know about the late Justice Chukwudifu Oputa

Employee in the dock over N1.6m diesel theft

Car dealer urges court to award N10m damages against UNESCO official

LG autonomy vital for productivity -NULGE president

N23b Bond: Kwara to complete water reticulation

Man remanded over murder of neighbour’s son

World Bank calls for equal chances for women

Thousands evacuated after California wildfires

Libyan judges barred from parliamentary elections

Afghan election goes to second round

One killed in Vietnam anti-China protest

Deadly attack on Thai protest camp

Bill Clinton insists Hillary is in good health

S’Korea ferry captain charged with manslaughter

Unions to strike over Turkey mine disaster

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Omeruo predicts Falcons victory over Rwanda

Oparanozie to join Falcons today

Poultry farmers blame B’Haram for drop in sales

Lagos moves to revamp, create business districts

Lagos governorship must be zoned to Badagry —Group

Improving small businesses’ access to finance

When to buy and sell stocks

Becoming the benchmark brand everyone covets

Police arraign man for stealing N1m at wedding

Court remands mother for allegedly setting daughter ablaze

Pensioners protest non-payment of gratuities

Police arrest assassins sent to kill Lagos socialite

Oil theft: Court jails three Indians 15 years

A’Ibom residents lament loss of property to flooding

Hoodlums club man to death in Lagos

Ethnic nationalities demand 31 states, Bakare kicks

Confab committee wants INEC unbundled

My health is improving — Akunyili

Borno: Troops protest as B’Haram kills 10 soldiers

Funsho Williams’phone found on suspect –Police

Chibok: Britain offers surveillance aircraft, military team

Boko Haram: Yobe rejects extension of emergency rule

…Foreign intervention should not exceed three months —Aliyu

Don’t negotiate with insurgents, lawmaker warns FG

No corps members for Adamawa, Yobe, Borno —NYSC DG

Interpol arrests mastermind of Nyanya blast in Sudan

APC is scared of UPN, says Fasehun

Shetima condemns emergency rule, says he’s ready to die

Lawyers back extension of military action in Borno

Suspected B’Haram members reject close trial

Villagers kill 41 B’Haram members

Northern senators oppose emergency rule extension

Regulators scrutinise financial risk-modeling firms

Ajimobi must hear this

Loss widens for North Energy

Net neutrality ads appear in Washington

Academies don’t affect education – Adepoju

Pistorius to undergo psychiatric tests

Sanusi, CBN oppose Intercontinental Bank shareholders’ suit

Lagos FA to clamp down on illegal academies

Merchandise trade drops by N495bn –NBS

Brent rises close to $110

Jakarta Stock Exchange set to attract more IPOs

Diamondbank, please refund me

Music aids mental health

Ukraine holds talks to end crisis

Citadels of broken toilets, dirty bathrooms

Neon Energy gets first Australian permit

Mikel rallies support for abducted schoolgirls

Surviving the hazard: From Yakasawa to Gutsura

Statoil faces oil sands pressure

ExxonMobil likely to face Norway strike

New York Times sacks executive editor Jill Abramson

Parties to submit Ekiti polling agents list June 5

Three family members die in Ogun road crash

Chibok schoolgirls: APC govs pledge to assist FG

390 Zamfara residents killed in 20 months -Yari

Chibok: Britain offers Nigeria surveillance aircraft, military team

NPFL Week 13 results

Northern senators vow to oppose emergency rule extension

Jonathan seeks global support for North-East rehabilitation

Akunyili begins treatment in India

PDP urges monarch to caution Amaechi

Late Funsho Williams phone recovered from defendant- Witness

Gombe records cases of cholera

Court declares EFCC’s witness hostile at Fani-Kayode’s trial

Fayose faults Ekiti N1.4bn dam contract

Interpol arrests wanted Nyanya bombing mastermind, Oguche

Confab committee unbundles INEC

Water: World Bank, others support Nigeria with $638m

Soldiers protest in Maiduguri over killed colleagues

Reps disagree, defer voting on emergency rule extension

Mikel, others ask FG to free Chibok schoolgirls

The Gambia woos Nigerian tourism investors

Nigeria records N495bn drop in merchandise trade – NBS

Dickson blames revenue drop for abandoned projects

I’m ready to die for peace in Borno -Shetima

APC is scared of my party, says Fasehun

Boko Haram should be crushed -Aregbesola

Intercontinental Bank sale: Sanusi, CBN oppose shareholders’ suit

Vigilantes repel Boko Haram attack in Borno

NULGE to resist scrapping of LGs

Kaduna Assembly suspends ex-speaker over missing mace

INEC warns Bauchi politicians against illegal campaigns

Fayemi reiterates commitment to repositioning Ekiti

‘We won’t post corps members to Adamawa, Yobe, Borno’

Why Jonathan is yet to sign 2014 Budget -Maku

APC planning to rig Ekiti election -Fayose

Plea bargain bill passes second reading in senate

Detained Boko Haram members oppose covering witnesses’ face

Five filling stations shut in Ogun

Three Indians jailed 15 years for oil theft

Progressive governors forum pledges to rebuild Chibok School

Man sentenced to six months for stealing phone

Police arraign fraudster for swindling applicant of N190,000

Abducted girls: Fact-finding committee meets security chiefs

Players ‘did everything’ for Moyes – Vidic

State of emergency: Senate summons security chiefs

616,000 candidates to sit for CBT examination – JAMB

JAMB fixes May 17-31 for 2014 UTME

Spain shows interest in Nigeria’s automotive industry

Businessman charged with N4.8m car fraud

Factories burnt in Vietnam anti-China protest

Turkey mourns victims of mine explosion

Customs denies 35% duty on used vehicles

US drone strike kills three militants in Pakistan

UN gets $6.8m to help South Sudan refugees

Miner found alive after 17 years underground

Scolari to face probe over alleged tax evasion

Judge orders mental evaluation of Pistorius

Thousands protest in Vietnam over China oil rig

ATCON approves code of ethics for ICT practitioners

77 girls identified in Boko Haram video – Shettima

French journalist Camille Lepage killed in CAR

Yahoo buys messaging app Blink

Ukraine crisis: Talks held in bid to curb violence

Death toll rises to 201 in Turkey mine explosion

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

We’ll soon make pronouncement on LASU —Govt

LASG urges cooperation from residents for better governance

Enforcement of anti-smoking law begins in August

Again, court refuses Ajudua bail request

NSIL condemns girls’ abduction

Chibok girls: Aregbesola calls for prayers

APC rejects conversion of Chibok girls to Islam

Nyanya bomb blast mastermind escapes to Sudan

Redesigned Chery vehicles return under new franchise

BMW plans smaller Z2 roadster

Hyundai unveils W/African service hub in Lagos

Toyota appoints Kunle Ade-Ojo as new MD

MMQplus advises auto firms on innovation, plans award

4,500 containers carrying vessel begins operation in Nigeria

First Bank pledges support for SMEs

Multichoice inaugurates Fashion Protégé reality show

With Choirfest, Olumide Emmanuel searches for kingdom voices

I don’t operate a sex-shop – Bisi Ibidapo-Obe

Frank Edward, Mike Aremu for Berachah concert

Much ado about LGs

Still on Boko Haram

Check oil theft too

Re: Jonathan’s curious

Poor physical planning

Rescuing Chibok girls

Re: Stop these protests

Airtel’s raw deal

Paga, Swift announce strategic payment partnership

Bristow spends N971m on helicopter maintenance hangar

Emirates announces $23.9bn revenue

Discovery Air acquires additional aircraft

Kwara Express to get 50 additional buses

SARS men die in crash while transporting suspects

Police use BB PIN to track down robbers

Kidnapping: Mob attacks grandmother with day-old grandchild

Jonathan, Obasanjo and Boko Haram

APC not a better option, says PDP

‘Come out clean over B’Haram’

Terrorists are here, Oshiomhole tells Nigerians

Don’t negotiate with B’Haram, Ahmadiyya warns FG

Court adjourns ruling in Braithwaite, bank suit

APC, Fasehun ask FG to accept B’Haram deal

Christians hold nationwide prayer for peace

Muslim groups reject conversion of abducted girls

Wage increase: Fayose accuses Fayemi of deceiving teachers

C’ttee wants power rotation in constitution

INEC overburdened, Jega tells committee

Obasanjo didn’t win 1999 election –Okurounmu

APC leaders drag Tinubu, Akande to court

Chibok girls: US involvement not combative, says Envoy

IG starts terminal leave as FG rejects tenure extension

Jonathan seeks emergency rule extension in Adamawa, Borno, Yobe

54 girls in B’Haram video identified as abducted pupils

FESTAC murder: Victim’s family demands justice

Man exposes girlfriend as fake soldier

Communities fault MFM over blockage of road

NDLEA nabs polygamist with $15,000 drug

Enyeama celebrates award, hopeful about Brazil 2014

I’ll retire at Santos – Neymar

Chelsea agree Costa deal

Terry signs new Chelsea deal

Rowing witnessing development – Egbele

Access Bank-UNICEF polo tourney set to begin

‘Nigeria can make IRB Sevens’

Milo championship: Team Nigeria end camping

Chukwu, Kanu endorse Glo’s Go Ahead Eagles campaign

United stars salute Ferdinand

LeBron shines, Heat take 3-1 lead over Nets

Owen wants England to play like Liverpool

Klinsmann explains Johnson snub

Canada oil train disaster: Three men in court

We are fed up with bloodshed

Heal with ginger

Airbus sparks relief rally, Q1 profit beats forecasts

CIBN seeks passage of financial ombudsman bill

Babies with two faces survive against odds

US aircraft join hunt for kidnapped Nigerian girls

11-year-old needs N3m for heart surgery

Dettol reaches 1.2m moms with hygiene campaign

Total Nigeria records 8% drop in Q1 profit

Nigeria may witness scarcity of nurses —NANNM

HEFAMAA: Handling public hospitals with kid gloves

Caverton announces appointment of chief financial officer

#BringBackOurGirls and lessons from #Kony2012

Four in the dock over malicious damage of property

CBN orders banks to destroy cards trapped in ATMs

Creating equal job opportunities for the physically challenged

Libyan kidnappers free Jordanian ambassador

Car bomb blasts kill 34 in Iraq

Court reserves judgment in N5bn pension fund fraud suit

Confab: Committee rejects rotational presidency

Chibok: Government ‘ready’ for Boko Haram talks, says Turaki

Obasanjo didn’t win election – Okunroumu

Kenyan police ban buses with tinted windows

Twitter to roll out ‘mute’ feature

We won’t allow terrorism paralyse economy – Okonjo-Iweala

EU, Bauchi partner to develop health, agric sectors

AFRICOM Commander, Badeh meet over US assistance

Invest in disaster risk reduction – NEMA

UN Syria Brahimi envoy stepping down

FG set to revoke licenses of non-performing miners

INEC to issue permanent voter cards in 10 states

Don’t negotiate with Boko Haram, Ahmadiyya warns FG

INEC is overburdened -Jega

Chibok girls: APC condemns forced conversion to Islam

Terrorists are here, Oshiomhole cries out

We are not perfect, but APC not option -PDP

Cleric accuses northern leaders of shielding Boko Haram

Don’t vote for hooligans Fayemi tells Ekiti people

OAU students, staff protest abduction of girls

Nigeria, Congo demand unconditional release of Chibok girls

War against Boko Haram beyond religion -Islamic group

I cannot lead a factionalised PDP -Bankole

Senate committee demands resignation of FERMA boss

CIBN seeks speedy passage of financial ombudsman bill

Abducted girls: Aregbesola calls for intercession

20 killed in Turkey mine explosion

UN appoints first female peacekeeping force Commander

APC condemns conversion of kidnapped Christian girls to Islam

World Cup: Cote d’Ivoire’s releases 28-man provisional squad

Police arraign three for motorcycle theft in Osun

Activist threatens to sue Jonathan over Petroleum minister

COREN proposes death penalty for collapsed buildings owners

APC to withdraw suit challenging Kwara LG poll

Some parents have identified their kids in Boko Haram video -Falana

Akwa Ibom doctors threaten strike over pay

NMA, CBN may clash over importation of medical equipment

NDLEA arrests four drug peddlers in Bayelsa

Govs angry with me over minimum wage -Oshiomhole

Chibok girls: Nigeria ready for Boko Haram talks

$5.9m fraud: Court rejects Ajudua’s bail application

TUC threatens strike over attack on PENGASSAN members

International oil firms’ divestment won’t cause crisis – FG

FG, UBEC provide 50% of uniforms for Almajiri schools

CAN holds nationwide prayers for peace, security on May 16

Dimeji continues consultation over gov bid

ASUP: Adeboye appeals to FG, unions to shift ground

Stop persecuting Yakowa in death -Southern Kaduna

Nigeria won’t negotiate with Shekau over Chibok girls -Senate

US begins flying missions to track abducted girls

Reps consider emergency rule extension on Wednesday

JTF destroys N87m worth of stolen fuel in Bayelsa

Don’t interfere in murder trial, Bamidele warns Fayemi

Pay hike: Fayose accuses Fayemi of deceit

Jonathan seeks N’Assembly’s nod to extend emergency rule

INEC concerned voters may shun Ekiti election

Mother identifies daughter on video of abducted schoolgirls

Fayose accuses Fayemi of deceiving Ekiti teachers

Red wine health benefits overhyped -Study

Deadly car bombings hit Baghdad Shia districts

Iran nuclear negotiators begin work on final pact

Jordanian ambassador freed after Libya kidnap

Pistorius trial resumes with mental health ruling due

Bribery: Former Israeli PM sentenced to six years imprisonment

China arrests man over false stories on foreign news site

Police trail, arrest Ogun robbers with Blackberry PIN

Three charged in Quebec train explosion

Ukraine crisis: Germany launches fresh diplomatic bid

FG vows to punish River Basin boards

Brothers in court for stealing gold necklace

Ferdinand to leave Man Utd in summer

US deploys planes in search for Nigerian girls

Monday, May 12, 2014

Four killed in Kaduna LG communal violence

LASG appeals award of N10m damages against LASTMA

Danjuma, Akinkugbe boost law education in Africa

Angry tricycle operators vandalise FRSC vehicles, building

NSA trains NEMA, navy in crisis management

Ondo Landslide: Govt promises quick rehabilitation

Chibok: Delegate embarks on solo protest

Split Oyo into two states, group tells confab

Centralised policing negates federalism –Nyiam

Committee wants child marriage outlawed

‘Tinubu can’t stop Aregbesola’s defeat’

Children threaten to boycott May 27 celebration

Court jails barber for stealing N3m goods

Femi Kuti, Kosoko, Okei-Odumakin join women protesters in Lagos

Farouk Lawan, Emenalo, must face trial —Court

Fight B’Haram, expose their sponsors, Aliyu tells FG

Ghanaians ask FG to act swiftly

Abducted girls not in Cameroon —US envoy

Two arraigned for assaulting man with machete

We’ll not allow insurgency to go on —Mark

Colonial roots of Boko Haramism

Police arraign woman for administering killer drugs

Late apology denied Uche World Cup spot –Associate

Flood, potholes cause gridlock on Sango-Idiroko Expressway

DAWN Games: Lagos begin camping

CBI predicts 0.75% rate rise in early 2015

Ogun College of Education lecturers begin strike

Glo takes mobile money to pharmacists

Lonely NIPOST in a bustling city

Pfizer plans benchmark bond issue

Policeman dies as troops raid protest camp

Managing properties for yourself and others

Ex-NAMA boss seeks review of education system

Fire guts Asaba MTN office

Jonathan inaugurates advisory committee on industrial revolution plan

Capital investment improves network performance – Ericsson

Cab driver arraigned theft of Lebanese customer’s N28,000

Political interference hinders progress in education – Don

Siemens starts €4bn share buyback programme

On the missing girls

Passenger maltreatment: NCAA threatens to sanction airlines

CWG named WEF global growth company

Pfizer R&D head presses case for AstraZeneca deal

India election: Polls close on final day of voting

Breastfeeding promotes growth of beneficial bacteria in gut

14 killed as migrants’ ship sinks off Italy

Iran says it built copy of captured US drone

Spanish politician Isabel Carrasco shot dead

Robot hand and arm gets official US approval

Confab: Committee on Politics, Governance commences report drafting

Farouk Lawan, Emenalo should face trial -Appeal court

S’Korea ferry: Three crew members named as martyrs

UNAIDS applauds Nigeria’s progress on fight against HIV/AIDS

Obasanjo condemns schoolgirls’ abduction

Again, confab committee fails to agree on resource control

Nigerian economy conducive for investors – Dangote

Chibok girls: Boko Haram proposes prisoner exchange

Indorama to invest $4.4bn in Eleme petrochemical

Public schools should set standard for private ones – Amaechi

Four feared dead as Kaduna LG violence continues

Confab: Military interventions hindered growth of two party system, says Ayu

Poly lecturers’ salary not in 2014 budget -FG

CBN laments rising cases of money laundering

Committee on religion sings discordant tunes

Abducted girls’ conversion to lslam, war against Christians -Oritsejafor

We will not discriminate against any aspirant -Ogun PDP

Abducted girls: Fact-finding panel meets UK, US, others

Mantu justifies invitation of foreign help over girls’ abduction

Chibok schoolgirls: Journalist arraigned over protest story

Supreme Court dismisses bid to unseat Suswam

CBN advocates reforms to address inequality, corruption

Governors should lead anti-HIV/AIDS campaign -Jonathan

Nigerians in China protest abduction of Chibok girls

Committee recommends national ID card for employment

FG threatens to sanction River basin boards

Abducted girls: Women threaten to protest naked

October 1 bombing: Okah seeks ‘independent’ psychiatric test

Nigeria can succeed like China, says Jonathan

Leave Wike alone, PDP tells APC

Court orders EFCC to release suspect’s passport

Insecurity: Jonathan leaves Abuja for Congo

World Cup: Ghana names 26-man provisional squad

Northern elders warn against politicising Chibok abduction

Water: Ogun pumps 160m litres per day, says GM

NSA trains NEMA, Navy on crisis management

S’East APC dissociates self from Anambra repeat congress

Accident: Tricycle operators vandalise FRSC vehicles, building

Nyanya: SSS arrests five suspects, declares others wanted

Abducted girls not in Cameroon – US envoy

Court restrains FRCN from investigating Sanusi

Several migrants die in shipwreck off Italy’s Lampedusa

Mechanic in the dock for N175,000 theft

Businessman in the dock over alleged N 2.1m fraud

Two employees in the dock over alleged N 3.2m theft

936 disengaged Edo teachers appeal for reinstatement

No approval for NLC estate in Abuja -FCDA

15 die in DR Congo football match stampede

Ukraine’s vote outcome must be applied, says Russia

Oscar Pistorius suffers anxiety, psychiatrist testifies

EFCC secured 117 convictions in 2013 -Lamorde

Nigeria to witness scarcity of Nurses – NANNM

Court dissolves five-year-old marriage over childlessness

EFCC secures 117 court convictions in 2013

Suspected Boko Haram spy arrested in MOPOL barracks

My wife is lazy, husband tells court

Jobless man arrested for hijacking bus in Japan

Commercial drivers aiding, abetting black marketers -DPR

Cannes to open with glitz May 14

Osun REC advocates protection for physically challenged voters

Electricity pensioners protest in Kwara

Hundreds protest in Ghana over Chibok schoolgirls

My father is judge, prosecutor at home –Charlie Boy

Racism: Clippers owner, Donald Sterling admits ‘terrible mistake’

Chibok girls shown in new Boko Haram video

Stranded Nigerian girls in Abidjan plead to return home

Boko Haram: France proposes anti-terrorism summit

China to build new East Africa railway line

Indians vote in last day of election

Oscar Pistorius murder trial enters final week

Ukraine crisis: Rebel self-rule referendums a farce

PDP woos former APC members in Edo

Borno to rebuild 400 shops destroyed by insurgents

Chibok girls: Israel offers anti-terrorism experts

Inmarsat offers free airline tracking

I have information on abducted girls – Shettima

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Nigeria not on auto pilot, Presidency replies Akande

Boom times gone for bank trading

Tablet growth slows to 21 per cent –Study

Colombia markets receive $2.8bn

Caverton to list on Exchange

Chams sees profits in identity management programmes

Six dealing members to face NSE disciplinary committee

Inconclusive elections and sacred law

Boko Haram was sponsored to smear Islam —Jingir

Group links insurgency to northern agenda

TMG decries insecurity ahead of 2015 elections

B’Haram: Border town residents threaten to relocate to Cameroon

Labour cautions FG over foreign assistance

Ekiti protesters tell Jonathan to rescue girls

SERAP urges UN to sanction B’Haram

Tackle B’Haram, Anglican Bishop tells FG

Terrorism threatens 2015 elections, says group

We’ve achieved 85% self-sufficiency in rice production –Adesina

Abducted schoolgirls: Stop blaming Shettima, APC tells Jonathan

Abducted girls: Britain may send soldiers

Look inwards for revenue, Ahmed tells govs

Don’t transfer labour matters to concurrent list –Workers

Confab committee assures workers over pension

I remain a member of PDP –Ex- Gov Tapgun

B’Haram, others received $3m from bin Laden –Report

APC NEC meets Tuesday

Build new refineries

Maoist rebels kill policemen in India

British troops close final Afghanistan outpost

Cole waits for World Cup call

Saving the girl child

East Ukraine referendum raises fears of dismemberment

Ogun and malaria elimination

Fibre-rich foods are good for you

Risk averse Nigerian banks lag behind peers –Report

Airtel equips Nigerian youths with phone repair skills

Jumia supports African Fashion Week

Mutual Benefits canvasses better access to insurance products

Mansard gets LCCI award

Do we yawn to cool the brain?

Don seeks new path to sustainable development

Glo’ll lead broadband revolution in Nigeria –Jameel

Government patronage’ll boost construction industry –Tower Aluminium boss

Ukraine’s crisis threatens improvement of US economy

Wild Fusion gets new MD

StarTimes to reward loyal customers

Oracle partners Lagos to build technology capacity

CIIN to promote insurance through fitness walk

Works minister canvasses investment in infrastructure

Architecture bodies seek Abuja master plan review

When I want to find out something, I read –Ehirim

Substandard mobile phones flood Nigerian market

Sterling Bank organises capacity building programme for SMEs

Four killed in Taraba herdsmen attack

Riggers in Ekiti will be roasted -Tinubu

Four vehicles razed in Ibadan tanker fire

APC condemns Wike’s meeting with ex-militant leader

Amosun names Ijebu Ode flyover after Awujale

Akande’s comment, most unfortunate, unpatriotic – Presidency

Dangote to complete $600m cement factory in Tanzania

NIS flays Davido’s conduct over passport controversy

Okonjo-Iweala to inaugurate Unilorin oil palm plantation

TMG decries insecurity ahead of 2015 elections

36 migrants killed as Libya boat capsizes

Insurgency: Don’t publicise your strategies, Cleric tells military

Don’t move labour to concurrent list – NLC, TUC

Desist from jungle justice or face the law – Police

Govt imposes 24-hour curfew on Kaduna LG

Manchester City crowned Premier League champions

Islamic cleric blasts Boko Haram over erroneous belief

Bananas thrown at AC Milan players

Militants kill 20 Iraqi soldiers in attack

South Sudan ceasefire violated by rebels, says govt

S’Sudan army, rebels accuse each other of breaking ceasefire

Plateau to train assembly members, directors in ICT

Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee recovers from heart surgery

Cameron joins “Bring Back Our Girls” campaign

Brazil border operation launched ahead of World Cup

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Man bags 21 years imprisonment for robbery

NDLEA seizes 124,642kg of canabis, arrests 67 in Kebbi

IRS plane crashes in Niger Republic

Neat locks

Protect hair edge

Save for that holiday

Drink smoothies

Bacon Mac and cheese

I like trendy things –Kojo Williams

I’m teaching him to be romantic — Segun Oluwayomi’s wife

Beautiful walls

I may not marry a pretty woman – Orezi

Adaobi Nwakuche’s glow

Andy Uba in view

Folake Oshinowo takes backseat

Boko Haram: From insurgency to crimes against humanity

Scrapping local govts unpatriotic — Abdulkadir

States should take over local govts — Odumakin

Irele, Ofeimun decry schoolgirls’ abduction

Growing economy by protecting local operators

I try to be moderate — Ini Akpabio

Abducted Chibok girls seen in Central Africa

In defence of the military

PFAs invest N619.5bn in shares

I hate talking about my Eagles experience — Amodu

Roaring lion on a quiet lane

Abby Ikomi goes still

Missing schoolgirls: Security experts dismiss N50m bounty

EU counters deadly pig virus with import rules

A grieving mother and a governor’s wife

Happiness may save your life

Boko Haram shot at us — Abducted pupil

2015: AIG warns youths in Kano against violence

Jonathan congratulates Zuma

Lagos journalists protest abduction of schoolgirls girls

Unite against sect, IBB tells Muslims

I’ll unite all groups in Kwara PDP – chairman

Discrimination against women in politics, undemocratic – Senator

Security operatives abort ‘Occupy Kaduna’ protest

Jonathan condoles with FCT minister over mother’s death

Lawyer for doctor in Bin Laden case quits

Ukraine crisis: France, Germany threaten Russia over poll

US First Lady condemns kidnap of Chibok schoolgirls

INEC orders removal of political billboards in Taraba

Security operatives ground Ijebu Ode for Jonathan’s visit

Roman Catholic bishops condemn violence in Argentina

Yemeni soldiers killed near Sanaa presidential palace

Ukraine crisis: Putin visit to Crimea angers US, EU

Chris Brown jail sentence extended

DHQ faults Amnesty international report on Chibok

Friday, May 09, 2014

Bombed Sarajevo city hall re-opens

Lagos Speaker’s wife to adopt abandoned baby

No late arrival of election materials in 2015 – INEC

South Sudan rivals Kiir, Machar agree peace deal

Chibok 234: The tragic failure of leadership

Take a break when things are getting complicated

Researchers identify new genetic risk factor for premature birth

Can coffee protect our eyesight?

TV, computer screen time in children linked to high blood pressure

Increasing CO2 concentrations threaten human nutrition

Eczema may reduce skin cancer risk

Erectile dysfunction drug may help treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy

U.S. drug ‘mule’ jailed on his 90th birthday

Colorado lawmakers approve cooperative banking for marijuana sellers

Shopaholic …with Chioma Okoye

Awkward Moment with Victor Dejo-Richard

Uche Nnaji’s Typical Day

My first… VC Perez

Travel tips to Cyprus

Nkwobi and Ugba

Oslo tourney: YSFON seeks Bayelsa help

Baruwa, Iyemeni hail Keshi over Yobo, Osaze

Ronaldo eyes Champions League glory

Eagles won’t miss Uche, Ideye – Dosu

Live music cannot be savaged

Osaze, Agbim and their nine lives

I want to be among world’s best – Offiong Edem

Inside our First Lady’s infamous court

Power companies should be encouraged to list on NSE – Nwawudu

Floyd Mayweather gets N5bn for Las Vegas win

Oduoza urges investors to seek credible local partners

Podium collapses as Fayose campaigns in Oni’s town

Aregbesola urges vigilance against violence

Tricia takes Psychologist to the East

Elizade varsity shines at competition

Obesere moves on

Lead GM engineer on ignition switch investigation retires

The Economist accuses Jonathan of incompetence

Bond markets profit from Russian losses

The good, bad and ugly sides of office romance

Martins scores a luxury goal

Your mentality and your destiny (II)

Parents warned their children to stay away from me –Jimmy Jatt

Court remands prophetess over alleged murder

Does artificial breast, buttock or penis have a better effect on sex?

Health: USAID, GE sign $20m MoU with FG

Chibok schoolgirls abduction: Army ignored advance warning –Amnesty International

Jubilation as court nullifies Ikire monarch’s suit

Two killed, more than 40 injured in Pakistan earthquakes

Herdsmen kill two in Taraba

Lagos Speaker’s wife to adopt abandoned child

Nigeria contributes $10m to safe schools fund

UN blast survivor encourages abducted Chibok girls

Lagos warns residents against jungle justice

Nigeria, South Africa, others to get $68bn investment

I no longer sleep with my two eyes closed -Jonathan

Atiku backs US, UK intervention on abducted girls

Chibok abduction: UK security experts arrive in Nigeria

Mu’azu remains our game changer – PDP

Ondo inaugurates task force to evacuate destitutes from streets

Implement education policies for MDGs, NUT tells FG

Mu’azu remains our game changer -PDP

WEF: Nigeria, others to get fresh $68bn investment

Sales clerk in court for missing 25 cartons of wines

Female corps members protest in Bayelsa over abducted girls

Woman, 32, arraigned for drug trafficking

Court decides Ajudua’s bail application May 13

Kebbi spends N500m on WAEC, NECO fees annually

U-17 Beach Volleyball: Nigeria get automatic qualification

Shettima declares three-day fast for abducted girls

US trains Nigerian soldiers in amphibious warfare

Abducted schoolgirls: Military ignored warning, says group

Housewife wants marriage dissolved over husband’s disrespect for inlaws

Pistorius trial: Doubts raised over ballistics evidence

Boko Haram atrocities punishable under international law -ICC

Woman attacks ex-husband’s genitals with liquid substance

FRSC urges inspection before boarding vehicle

S’African election ready Saturday

Thailand police disperse Bangkok protesters

Indian president wont cast vote in elections

Ukraine crisis: Vladimir Putin visits annexed Crimea

40 AU observers for Guinea Bissau run-off

10 die in Bangladesh bus crash

UN congratulates South Africa on peaceful elections

Family rows linked to early death -Study

Algeria president vows to push constitutional reform

Africa is greenfield for investments, says Jonathan

ECOWAS to assist Nigeria on counter-terrorism

Berlusconi begins community service for tax fraud

Russia holds war parades amid crisis

Police arrest two fake soldiers in Ogun

FG committed to welfare of Armed Forces -Official

Tech giants urge rethink of net neutrality changes

World Cup hit by new stadium death

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Distributors, manufacturers disagree over cement price hike

Beauty queen grooms future pageants

Winners of Legend promo recount Dubai experience

AFRIMA calls for entries

Printed books will survive online threat – Okojie

NSCDC arrests four for stealing batteries

Residents block streets to protest against land grabbers

Court jails father for attempting to sell son

Police arrest five paedophiles, 15 suspected cultists

Helen Grant, a woman of steel

Group petitions AIG over Egyptian’s assault on wife

Nigeria least-ranked among World Cup group foes

‘Poor denied access to safer water’

Two years on, controversy still surrounds Osun O’meal initiative

Co-op reform critics must back overhaul — Myners

Improving workers’ welfare

FG to boost Nigerian products’ export to US

Alao leads Standard Chartered team to Anfield

Download health apps on your phone this weekend!

Don’t let investing unbalance your wealth plan

FG to improve power transmission with $3.7bn

Adidas CEO tackles investor unrest over Nike growth

Falana blasts Patience over comment

US closes Yemen embassy amid security fears

We didn’t say we lacked capacity –DHQ

NSA, service chiefs visit Chibok over girls’ abduction

Oyo to spend N3.7bn on schools remodelling

Earthquake shakes southern Mexico

African leaders set aside $700m for vaccine

Ibadan flood sweeps away motorist, other

ANC wins South Africa polls

FG to upgrade transmission grid with $3.7bn

Boko Haram, mindless bogots -Buhari

Jonathan, US envoy meet on Chibok girls’ rescue operation

Stop politicising Chibok girls’ abduction -SSANU

I was a bus conductor in Ilorin -Ex-sports minister

Abducted girls: DHQ denies admitting lack of capacity

Okorocha shelves Imo carnival over Chibok girls’ abduction

Unemployment, root of uprising in Nigeria -Amaechi

NLC to pressure FG to complete Ajaokuta Steel

ACF slams FG over Chibok schoolgirls

Pakistan grants bail to FBI agent

Stop those trivialising schoolgirls’ abduction, Falana tells Jonathan

Chibok abduction: Oyo women, children protest

US backs North to fight insecurity, poverty

WEF: FG to boost export of Nigerian products to US

APC’ll not impose candidates -Wamakko

NCC demanded bribe from me, man tells court

Agriculture can lift Ogun West -UNILAG VC

No regrets in power sector privatisation –FG

Cross River lacks armoured personnel carrier -CP

Chibok girls: Christian lawmakers seek divine guidance for Jonathan

WEF: NECO shifts exams to May 10

Chime upgrades agric college to polytechnic

Chibok abduction will end terror in Nigeria -Jonathan

The Gambia appoints first female governor

FG earmarks 500,000 hectares of land for irrigation farming

Man, 38, arraign for cheating, criminal force

Manufacturers commend FG for rejecting EPA

WEF: Public service activities remain at a standstill

Truck driver, conductor arraigned for vandalism

Court re-issues bench warrant on Senator

Insurgency: SERAP hails foreign intervention

Quotable quotes of the late Justice Chukwudifu Oputa

French soldier killed in Mali bomb attack

China detains journalist over Tiananmen Square protests

Food insecurity: UN urges support for Chad

Super Eagles move to 44th in FIFA ranking

Kaduna Disco, Niger Republic to partner on power supply

Kaduna APC condemns ban of okada

Thailand ex-PM Yingluck faces corruption charge

Jigawa recruits 1,564 teachers

Missing $20bn: FG appoints forensic auditors to investigate NNPC

Pistorius trial discusses Steenkamp last meal

WEF: FG, USAID to boost primary healthcare services

ANC takes early lead in S’Africa polls

WEF: Jonathan calls for more commitment to agric

Chibok schoolgirls: FG summons heads of public media agencies

Prosecutors detain South Korea ferry company head

Ukraine crisis: Separatists to debate Putin referendum call

Syria: Rebels evacuated from Homs

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Shell opens $12bn Bonga SW-Aparo vessel contracts

NNPC, biggest domestic gas producer – GMD

Power ministry, NOA in safe infrastructure campaign

Foreign investors unmoved by insecurity – Report

MasterCard, Heritage Bank unveil transparent card

Cash-less policy: CBN, Nigcomsat collaborate on Internet provision

Poor data and gloomy rescue mission

Our TV stations and NPL

Stop these protests

Mrs. Jonathan and Chibok girls

Gains of economic forum

Fashola, stop these lynchings

Tackling insecurity

What Boko Haram wants

LASG begins construction of forensic lab

Lagos to introduce passengers’ insurance scheme –Opeifa

LASG sets up emergency committee in schools

Don’t extend emergency rule, say N’East elders

‘B’Haram, un-Islamic devilish’

Eight killed in Abuja-Lokoja road crash

‘Reinstate sacked naval officer’

Jonathan’s era of denial of terrorism has ended –Soyinka

EU gives FG N4.6bn for civil service reforms

‘Local rice production’ll reduce hunger’

Cholera kills 10 in Plateau

Rivers protesters demand girls’ release

American security experts may hit Abuja today

Kwara women unite against abduction, declare three-day fast

Southern Assembly seeks extension of N’East emergency rule

Fayemi’s supporters link Okonjo-Iweala to alleged rigging plot

Ex-Edo gov, Osunbor, faults commission’s report on election

Jonathan leads a corrupt government, says New York Times

Gunmen attack Kaduna police station, kill five

Ewi dethrones traditional chief, youths kick

‘Stop INEC from receiving foreign donations’

Jobless man charged with defrauding girlfriend

Improving our reading culture

Annuity sales down by 40% — Firm

Ogu vows to return stronger

Seplat gets WEF recognition

Conversation between unborn Nigerian baby, nurse

Sainsbury’s reports rise in profits

Thai court orders PM to step down

Addax committed to local content development –CEO

Those who left PDP for APC will soon return — Senator

Oil blocks: Indigenous firms, others to pay $11.5bn

Despite restrictions, private varsity students grow their own businesses

Make live events part of your marketing

Consolidated Breweries posts N1.2bn profit

B’Haram leaders must be punished – US House Speaker

Rural electrification: GE supports off-grid approach

Putin ‘backs’ Ukraine election

Africa loses $50bn yearly to illegal financial outflow – Mbeki

Elections: We will play by the rules, says PDP

Soldiers seize arms, ammunition in Benue, Plateau, Kaduna

Suspected kidnapper burnt to death in Lagos

Hoodlums kill Islamic teacher in Katsina

Army admits lacking capacity to rescue Chibok girls -Activists

Two killed, 14 injured in Zamfara auto crash

Kidnappers of three Dutch demand N500m ransom

Stakeholders plan to provide N1.6bn for safe school project

Cultism: Police suspend youth bodies in Rivers

Bauchi seeks NEMA’s support to resettle displaced persons

FG gets EU’s N4.6bn for civil service reforms

Police stop Chibok girls’ protest in Kogi

French club appoint first professional female coach

Wenger eyeing Bundesliga

Ex-Naval chief, others battle to capture Kaduna for APC

Deregistered parties move to stop foreign donations to INEC

FMBN needs N250bn to address housing deficit -MD

ALGON pleads for Rivers LG chairman’s release

World Cup: Ex-Falcons coach faults Yobo’s inclusion

Ex-gov Osunbor tackles rights commission over alleged electoral offences

Two policemen, three civilians killed in Kaduna village

Boko Haram contradicting tenets of Islam – MURIC

Man, 32, in the dock over theft of N1.3m

Police deploy personnel to schools in Sokoto

Three arraigned for stealing N7m worth of goods

NIS arrests 45 illegal immigrants in Adamawa

Sokoto to build 500 houses for civil servants

LG autonomy will aid development -ALGON

Oil firms get 14-day ultimatum over NDDC funding

Barcelona resume £16m Messi contract talks

I never promised low-cost housing -Fashola

NDLEA arrests trader with 9.37kg cannabis in Lagos

Senate orders reinstatement of sacked Naval officer

China promises to assist in rescuing Chibok girls

Putin supports Ukraine election

WEF: Delegates hold private meetings amidst tight security

Osun denies plan to sack workers

Nigeria girls’ abduction act of pure evil – David Cameron

Protest in Ilorin over Chibok abducted girls

Boko Haram activities un-Islamic, devilish -Muslim Students

Eight die in Lokoja-Abuja highway accident

Voting in S’Africa marked by low youth turnout

WEF: Tight security as Abuja closes down

Lake Chad: Commission to implement investment plan

Police offer N49m reward for information on abducted girls

Air pollution worsening in Africa -WHO

Canada to assist Nigeria in fighting terrorism – Minister

Yero appoints acting Head of Service

UEFA names Kuipers as Champions League final referee

Alibaba files for US public share sale

Toronto mayor turned back from US

FG inaugurates panel on contents, HND curriculum

Thailand court ousts PM Yingluck Shinawatra

Chinese Premier arrives Nigeria on official visit

Polls open at South Africa election

Confab committee deadlocked over resource control

South Africa begins election voting

Siemens buys Rolls-Royce energy business

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Saudi Arabia uncovers al Qaeda cell plotting attacks

30 pro-Russian insurgents killed –Ukraine

Police nab man for illegal firearms possession

Azerbaijan sentences eight opposition youth activists to jail

Algerian troops kill 10 militants in south –State media

Brutal child murders spark outrage in Turkey

Experts at Lagoon Hospitals advocate hand hygiene

NHIS accuses Oyo govt of default

Patronise govt health centres, NGO urges women

FG urges compulsory HIV test before marriage

Lagos pleads with Igbobi over sacked workers

Custodian and Allied announces 90.7% rise in profit

Investors stake N4.6bn on equities

UK financials dent European shares

Ensure security of Nigerians

A worthy ambassador

Who will save Nigeria?

The Chibok girls’ protest

A failed state’s security

Google wants to be your shopping assistant

Sexting is new form of flirting –Study

B’Haram: Presidency, online activists disagree over military response

Bringing back abducted schoolgirls

Celebrities and foreign weddings

Reps insist on probing Diezani

Shutting down Abuja

Keeping up with the Jonathans

Boko Haram: A sign of a greater danger

Case for urgent health care reform

Examining Jonathan’s Presidential media chat

US trains journalists on election reporting

Sustain military pressure on insurgents, Anglican Church tells FG

Court closes EFCC’s case against oil marketers

ICT will enhance learning, says commissioner

Fayose’s profile forced Oni to join APC –PDP

Lagos lawmakers urge Jonathan to free abducted girls

S’South insists on 50% resource control

FRSC slams judiciary over arms importation judgment

Committee seeks establishment of National Guard

Foreigners take over security at WEFA venue

Shun corruption, Ondo CJ warns magistrates

Panic in Abuja as gunmen invade school

PPMC funded Diezani’s chartered-jet trips –Reps

‘Stop politicising girls’ abduction’

Otedola: Jonathan, Mimiko condole with Fashola, Lagosians

Jonathan allowed insurgency to fester, says Soyinka

Reps shift protesters’ arrest debate, Dabiri kicks

Committee breaks into groups

Patience’s intervention distracting, says APC

Girls’ parents go on hunger strike

Police arraign tiller for theft

Lagosians lynch suspected kidnapper, arrest four

Suspected rapist drugs, attacks pupil inside bush

UNILAG student tackles NIPOST over missing diamond ring

Kidnappers free Nigerian hostages abducted with three Dutch

Okpekpe race organiser, Itemuagbor loses dad

Lufthansa in lower first quarter loss

Balfour Beatty boss quits after profit warning

Samuel Peter opts out of Super 8

Rising online platforms threaten retail outlets’ revenue

Choir reality show promises N1m prize

Firm seeks state govts’ support for auto shows

Antioxidant makes old arteries seem young again

No bomb scare aboard our flight —First Nation

Europe to toughen black box rules

US trade deficit fell in March

Mega 99 sets to release E maa jo

Activision commits $500m to Destiny game

Taekwondo boss lists gains of Ibile Games

Nigerians can win Okpekpe titles – Nuhu

Ondo APC and the trouble within

US, S’Africa, UK top FDI in Nigeria – EY

Pa Kasumu prepares to return to location

Oxbridge to facilitate Rhodes scholarships for Nigerians

Apple to pay ex-Burberry boss Ahrendts $68m in shares

Yobo, Osaze make Keshi’s 30-man World Cup list

Monica Lewinsky breaks decade-long media silence

Boko Haram menace beyond Jonathan’s govt –Soyinka

Aisha Falode seeks justice for late son

Drama as Bash Ali paralyses activities at NEXIM bank

Boko Haram: FG wants witnesses to wear masks

Man bags six months for stealing generator

Daughters of military men among those abducted – DHQ

Police recover snatched school bus, arrest two suspects

Chibok girls: Jonathan accepts US offer to deploy troops

Free press, bastion of democracy – Don

Kaduna bans okada in major cities

Chime under pressure to release communal clash detainees

UN Secretary-General visits South Sudan

Chibok: Nigeria welcomes support, says US State Department

Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge: Lagos Assembly approves electronic tolling

Abduction: First Lady’s parley distracting, counter-productive, says APC

Minimah orders audit of Army’s weapons, others

Stop persecuting Igbo ministers – S’East group tells Reps

JTF seeks special courts to prosecute oil thieves

Niger panel on herdsmen recommends 23 grazing reserves

Otedola: Jonathan condoles Fashola, Lagosians

Police recover rifles from dustbin in Kano

ADB, C’River complete 80% of N20bn rural roads

We shall get the schoolgirls back, says Jonathan

Journalist protest internet fee at Commonwealth Games

Mali, France, Niger, Algeria, Mauritania sign security pacts

2014 Lagos carnival in pictures

Nigeria becoming world’s laughing stock -Ogbeh

2015: US trains journalists on election reporting

Our role in Azura power project -Standard Chartered

JTF will renew military strategy, says Commander

Kidnappers free two, retains three in Bayelsa

Court cuts short EFCC’s case against oil marketers

Boko Haram kidnaps eight more girls in Borno

Ukraine: Russia rules out new Geneva talks

Maternal deaths falling worldwide, says WHO

Man in court for defrauding businessman of N3.4m

Police arraign labourer for alleged assault

Pistorius neighbour describes Steenkamp as a loving person

Create conducive environment for investment, EU tells Tanzania

Tejuosho Market: Access tackles First Bank over court order

Jonathan inaugurates committee on abducted schoolgirls

Nigeria still infected with polio virus -WHO

Ugandan police issue terror alert after Kenya attacks

Merkel slims down after going on fruit, vegetable diet

Police arraign three vagrants for constituting public nuisance

Three teenagers in the dock over damage of four cars

Colombian president’s campaign strategist Rendon quits

Jigawa earmarks N3.5bn for varsity

My wife is troublesome, husband tells court

Chinese tourist killed by elephant in Botswana

Russia urges chemical weapons removal in Mideast

Panic in Abuja over rumour of school bus hijack

Europe ministers hope for boost on Ukraine elections

Oscar Pistorius defence calls more witnesses

Coca-Cola to remove controversial drinks ingredient

Court strikes out ANCBN’s suit against CBN

Thailand PM in court over abuse of power

Civilian diver dies in South Korea ferry search

US ‘outrage’ as calls grow to help rescue Nigeria schoolgirls

Egypt’s Sisi vows Muslim Brotherhood ‘will not exist’

Monday, May 05, 2014

NIG decries slow pace of Internet penetration

Gunmen kidnap Lagos doctor, demand N20m

ASUU urges FG to address ASUP, COEASU demands

FG explores apps market to address unemployment

Alcohol before pregnancy linked to birth defect

Abducted girls’ list not released by NOSCEF –Owojaiye

Falana, Tiwa Savage, Lagos traders demand girls’ release

Ondo, Calabar protesters call for girls’ freedom

Borno students urge global pupils’ protest on Wednesday

I’ll sell abducted girls, says B’Haram leader, Shekau

Confab committee strikes labour matters off exclusive list

Confab delegate dies

Insecurity’ll end soon – Sultan

Fashola faults US on report of bomb threat

Fayose didn’t lock me inside palace – Monarch

Former Lagos gov,Otedola, dies at 88

Reps shun court summons over Diezani jet scandal

Caleb varsity, UN collaborate on project

Working with real estate agents

Dealing with email hacks, hijacks

Avoid risk of developing breast cancer

Expect future champions from Milo Africa championship — Rufai

I can beat Mayweather —Khan

Abuja shutdown is illegal – Gbajabiamila

Migrants die as two boats capsize

Foods that take away your energy

Let aroma be your therapy

Ahmed kicks against bloated staff in schools

Confab c’ttee okays review of revenue allocation formula

Stocks steady as US data offsets China data

GM recalls 52,000 SUVs

Murray considering McEnroe

Banks weigh options to protect ATMs from hackers

Mourinho killing football, says Olsen

FUNNAB can manage multi-million naira grants – VC

Abducted girls: Lagos Speaker hails US offer of assistance

Enugu Assembly decries residents’ harassment by ESWAMA officials

S’Sudan crisis: Bentiu govt offensive falters

INEC to use permanent voter cards for Ekiti, Osun

Four injured in Ibadan gas explosion

Ukraine soldiers killed in renewed Sloviansk fighting

First Lady planned to humiliate me -Borno gov’s wife

Oputa in the light of human rights violation panel

AGF, NBA mourn late Justice Oputa

Boko Haram claims responsibility for Chibok girls’ abduction

Another confab delegate dies at 71

Cholera oubreak kills 20 in Plateau

Nigeria’s debt profile hits N10.1tn -DMO

Suspension: NJC opposes Rivers Chief Judge’s suit

Sultan says insecurity will end soon

Court orders NICON to pay N1.7bn to Ecobank

WEF: Jonathan mandates minister to inspect airports

Mass protest in Lagos over abducted schoolgirls

Sotheby’s gives Third Point three board seats

Chibok girls: How protester ran into trouble

WEF: 1,000 delegates from 70 countries confirm attendance

$1bn 450MW plant’s construction begins in June

Lagos traders protest abduction of Chibok schoolgirls

Prosecution tenders Cynthia’s corpse pictures

Osun PDP to reconcile with aggrieved members – Oyedokun

Jonathan mourns Oputa

Nigeria to host disaster risk reduction conference

We won’t succumb to terrorists -Jonathan, Kenyatta

Saraki disowns presidential campaign posters

Oputa, a forthright, fearless judge – Senate Leader

Reps shun Diezani’s suit against jet charter probe

Two soldiers guilty, 13 released in DRC rape trial

Ekiti: Ex-gov Oni defects to APC  

ASUU tells FG to end ASUP, COEASU strike

Charly Boy plans concert for late father

‘Patience didn’t order arrest of Chibok girls’ protest leader’

Three Dutch kidnapped in Bayelsa

We can summon Diezani, others 1,000 times – Reps

Power supply hinders phone manufacturing in Nigeria – NCC

Court dissolves marriage over husband’s addiction to alcohol

Boko Haram threatens to sell abducted Chibok schoolgirls

Mark, Northern Governors Forum mourn Oputa

Michael Otedola, former Lagos state gorvernor dies at 87

Boko Haram admits abducting Chibok schoolgirls

Saudi Arabia foils drug smuggling plot

Abducted girls: Borno students declare May 7 lecture-free day

Ahmed Maitiq sworn in as new Libyan PM

NEMA recruits 3,000 volunteers in three states

Flood sacks 50 houses in Abuja estate

Abducted girls: Borno gov’s wife shuns Jonathan’s meeting

Crew missing after vessel sinks off Hong Kong

Ukraine crisis: Fears grow over Sloviansk offensive

MH370: Australia, Malaysia, China map out search plan

Kenyan president begins official visit to Nigeria

Libya Congress rejects new PM Ahmed Maitig

Pistorius murder trial set to resume

Sunday, May 04, 2014

Jonathan must act now

Protecting Nigerians

Flight delay: NCAA summons Arik Air

AMCON’s debt could cause economic instability — Report

CAN releases names of 180 abducted schoolgirls

Niyi Adebayo, a political liability – Bamidele

Don’t test government’s will, Mark tells B’Haram

Police foil attack, arrest suicide bomber

Bakare urges action against Cameroon, Chad, Niger

US, UK protesters demand abducted girls’ release

Missing pupils must be found, Jonathan insists

Servant in court for stealing N2m jewellery

Too much of fortified foods can harm

Surprising ways to use pet hair

Towards genuine people-oriented constitution

Fidelity Bank to establish 26 more branches

FG urged to create enabling environment for hospitality

Jonathan: We don’t know where abducted girls are

Don links development to job creation

‘DAWN Games will foster unity’

Merger: Aviation unions set for two-day strike

Commercialisation of education and the storm ahead

Professionals seek enforcement of safety rules in construction

Re: Jonathan resignation

Global tablet shipments miss Q1 targets

UBA Capital promotes dual listings for firms

Killing orgies on the streets

Group says youth to blame for unemployment problem

Govt under siege

$62.25bn debt fails to improve Nigeria’s infrastructure

Ukrainian bonds extend weekly decline

Justice Chukwudifu Oputa is dead

Youths sue US govt over climate inaction

Rights violation: Court awards N10m damages against LASTMA

Driver kills pregnant woman, six others

Gunmen kidnap Rivers LG chairman in Port Harcourt hotel

Nine killed in Sokoto auto-crash

NAS to celebrate Soyinka at 80

Abducted girls: Deal with Niger, Chad, Cameroon, says Bakare

Don’t test the will of govt, Mark tells B’Haram

Cleric carpets Jonathan over panel on abducted girls

IG orders tight security in FCT for WEF

Don’t dismiss Boko Haram’s claim of Abuja base -NLC

Indonesia, Nigeria trade volume hits N80.4bn

NUJ seeks inclusion of Press Freedom in Nigeria’s Constitution

Police foil Yobe bomb attack, arrest suicide bomber

Senate Leader backs military action against insurgents

Boko Haram holding 165 Chibok Christian girls -CAN (see list)

Nyanya blast forces postponement of table tennis tourney

S’Korea ferry death toll reaches 244

S’Sudan forces advance on Bentiu oil hub

Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russians attack Odessa police HQ

Aviation unions set for two-day warning strike

Afghanistan landslide: Day of mourning declared


Thousands flee rebel clashes in Syria’s east

South Korean ferry death toll rises to 242

Egypt presidential candidates launch campaign

Abducted girls must be found, Jonathan tells Shettima

Afghans declare day of mourning for landslide victims

Terrorist Chadian arrested in Borno -DHQ

Bombing: FCT Minister appeals to relations to claim corpses

East Ukraine braced for more unrest

Baraje urges Nigerians to embrace peace

Saturday, May 03, 2014


Scientists turn tissue from infertile men into sperm cells

Stir-fry noodles with Cajun salmon fillets

Olugbodi’s wife celebrates

Maje without Toke

Between Tayo Alakiu and Rhoda Eweka

Fati Asibelua slows down

Priscilla Soyemi shows up

Hauwa Mukan moves on

Abi Kuku steps out

This Fayose’s son

Residents donate blood to victims

Kidnapped Borno Schoolgirls: Nigerians react

Rice: From Aliero to Akinwumi

Technological trends to watch

Fresh ink from the pulpit

I was on my way to see my brother — Victim

Nigeria not ripe for referendum — Okunniyi

World Cup: Ex-stars share success secrets

Hospital refuses to release victims’ corpses

Six die as Boko Haram bombs Borno

Jordan: Islamic city with amazing Christian landmarks

Dad didn’t teach us Zebrudaya English — Actor’s daughter

Coming to terms with epilepsy

We went to Sambisa forest with local weapons — Brother of kidnapped schoolgirl

Training for mechanics, engineering students

I’m a trendsetter –Mr. Nigeria

Move against President’s powers

EPL: Man’City defeat Everton 3-2 to go top of the table

Okorocha wants confab delegates to face security issues

Kidnapped girls: Patience Jonathan takes over investigation

Borno promises to restore potable water in Maiduguri

EPL: Cardiff, Fulham relegated as Sunderland defeats Man’U

Nyanya blast: Death toll hits 20

Poor services: Telecoms operators seek govt’s assistance

NMA calls for peaceful co-existence

Police arrest suspected killer of Lagos APC youth leader

Jonathan is doing his best for Nigeria, says Gowon

Defend press freedom, UNESCO tells states, societies

Nyanya explosion: Minister lauds Nigerians for blood donation

Presidential media chat holds on Sunday

Abducted schoolgirls: Patience Jonathan takes over investigation

Patience Jonathan to lead find-Chibok-girls protest

Thailand opposition wants elections rescheduled

Ukraine unrest: Abducted OSCE observers freed

Google buys UK retail forecasting firm Rangespan

Uruguay unveils legal marijuana plan

Obama calls for US death penalty review

Police arraign man for receiving stolen mattress, fan

S’Sudan rebels want graves opened in atrocities probe

US court orders Samsung to pay Apple $119.6m

Confab receives memoranda for creation of Ogoja, Yemen

Afghan landslide: Rescuers begin search for missing

Friday, May 02, 2014

Sharapova eyes French Open glory

Klitschko is boring – Tyson

Alternative to LMC’s Elite Players Project

Maidana is no pushover – Mayweather

I regret not playing alongside Okocha in Eagles – Friday Ekpo

National Stadium security officials stop Westerhof

Keshi mustn’t bow to pressure – Fuludu

Who should propose – man or woman?

Shopaholic ..with Liz Da

Awkward moment with Mi-Fliss

Bayray MacNwizu’s typical day

My first… Oge Asiegbu

Travel tips to The Netherlands

‘Chibok 234’: ‘One million women’ united in protest

You can truly save money on your wedding cake

Battle for Creek Haven brews in Bayelsa

Consumers refute FG’s improved power generation claim

Serena Williams among world’s 100 most influential people

How to enjoy maximum sexual impact (II)

SON seals Chinese mobile phone warehouse

Kaymu partners Global Ocean on anti-malaria campaign

LG explains washing machine technology

Despite challenges, Nigerian businesses growing – LCCI

Three technicians bag five months for theft

Abducted girls: Hopes of early rescue dim

Police arraign driver, 25, for theft

ICPC collaboration reduces visa scams

Police arraign mother, daughter for abducting 19-year-old girl

My last discussion with my friend – Survivor

Military aiding Boko Haram –ACF

Pupils in schools near markets, brothels, motorparks Learning is difficult here but we don’t have a choice

Exposed Nigerians who have lived on Mile 12 bridge for 16 years

Nigeria lacks proper legal framework for outsourcing –Oyawoye

Lawyers, activists disagree over call for GEJ’s resignation

News analysis: One blast too many

‘APC won’t field Muslim-Muslim ticket’

Sambo: A week of mourning

Want to remain healthy? try kisses

Exxon, Conoco get quarterly payoff from natural gas

Asari-Dokubo dares Boko Haram leader

Warders arrest caterer for smuggling marijuana to prisoners

Rukky Sanda shows off in Range Rover Evoque

Industrial growth: LCCI honours investors

The more we sweep, the more money we make – Lagos street cleaners

Tambuwal will regret all his life if he dumps PDP –Ebenezer Babatope

Ekweremadu mourns Pam, Nyanya bomb victims

Jonathan sets up fact-finding panel on Chibok girls

Economic forum: Jonathan orders closure of schools, offices

Concede victory when you fail, INEC tells politicians

I don’t want political office in PDP – Kashamu

Support govt to expose terrorists -PDP

Terrorism: Atiku restates call for foreign assistance

S’Sudan crisis: US pushes for Kiir, Machar talks

Rainstorm: Displaced Plateau families seek NEMA’s assistance

Military aiding, abetting Boko Haram -ACF

Syrian govt, rebels agree on ceasefire

Dungs, ex-Delta MILAD dies 48 hours after father’s death

ACF accuses military of aiding, abetting Boko Haram

24-year-old vacation student among Nyanya blast victims

Ban Ki-moon decries incessant assault on journalists

Nyanya blast: A ploy to demoralize Nigerian workers – CAN

Fresh blast: 150 rights groups fault FG’s security strategy

Many pro-Russian rebels killed in Ukrainian offensive

Farmer, 36, charged with arson

250 feared dead after Afghan mudslide

Businessman, 37, charged with N5m fraud

Michael Jackson’s new song to debut at iHeartRadio awards

Court refuses to free Akingbola of N47bn theft charges

Health workers threaten strike, give FG 15-day ultimatum

IMF announces weaker economic growth in Senegal

UN urges Israel, Palestine to continue peace negotiations

Court orders accelerated hearing in suit against Ikuforiji

Nyanya blast: 19 confirmed dead, 60 wounded

Nyanya blast: Jonathan summons security chiefs again

Protect yourself from noise pollution

US colleges in sex assault investigation

One killed, Six injured in Egypt blast

Ukraine helicopters shot down in Slovyansk

Philippines in cybersex blackmail arrests

Tunisian Assembly approves electoral law

Windows XP users to get Explorer fix

30 buried in Colombia mine collapse

Flight MH370: Relatives told to return home

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Scriptwriter needs N10m for urgent kidney transplant

Their pants aren’t on fire

Two die in Florida jail blast

Malaysia: Airline tells victims’ relatives to return home

Indian politician’s selfie lands him in trouble

S’Korea: Video shows students joking before ferry sank

Kerry warns of S’Sudan genocide

Netanyahu to define Israel as Jewish state

Indian train bomb blasts leave woman dead

Turkish May Day protesters hit by tear gas

Cuba labels terrorism designation by US absurd

UK party seeks local oversight of schools

We’re committed to training our teachers –Ekiti

NDE trains 8,000 to teach secondary school leavers

NLC explains delay in payment of teachers’ salaries

11 years after, gospel artiste returns

At Easter, National Troupe sings for peace

In Coal City, long night of ultimate clubbing

Diogu back with old club

Joel Obi on Newcastle radar

MTN Football Scholar holds in Abuja

2014 World Cup: Yobo allays injury scare

Nkwocha, seven foreign-based pros for Rwanda

World Team Table Tennis Championships: Nigeria beat Canada, finish second in group

Racism’s ugly spectre undermines sport

Arsenal trio still sidelined

Blake to race at Glasgow Grand Prix

Chelsea coach gets six-match stadium ban

Schmelzer set for Dortmund return

Kuznetsova beats Bouchard in Portugal

3,000 athletes for Okpekpe race

Ibile Games: Lagos Island dominates Ayo

Mourinho insists Chelsea did everything against Atletico

Oscar explains absence

PSA lists Lagos Squash Classics as World Tour

Bale ignores record fee

NFF, Keshi meet again May 6

Chronicles of Ushbebe heats up

Many Nigerian actors live on past glory—Ramsey Nouah

Police drag film marketer to court

Police arrest seven suspected armed robbers in Lagos

Hawkers make profit as workers celebrate May Day

JTF destroys nine illegal refineries, seizes vessel

Boat accident: Mortuary refuses to release Isaac’s body

Court remands man for stealing wedding ring, others

FG not supporting northern govs’ development efforts – US

Barber stabs graduate to death during Chelsea/Atletico match

Poverty not Nigeria’s problem, says Jonathan

Abducted schoolgirls: Police, protesters clash in Lagos

FSDH Merchant Bank promises shareholders better returns

What is emergency rule?

Learn Africa trains salesmen for improved productivity

Sony predicts bigger full year loss

Aregbesola seeks foreign support against B’Haram

Attah, first Kwara civilian governor, dies

Wash Pam dies at 73

Govt committed to improving teachers’ conditions – LASG

Northern demand at confab, reasonable –Ango Abdullahi

Abducted schoolgirls deserve more attention

Suntory buys Jim Beam firm in $16bn deal

T-Mobile’s record year comes at a cost

Olanipekun, others blame law, judiciary for electoral injustice

Mimiko seeks more support from workers

Nigeria’s stolen girls

Ekiti promotes 14 principal to special grades

SMEs, critical to tackling unemployment —Oteh

‘Use money, task force to rescue abducted girls’

Why you need to start cooking with iodised salt

German father criticises US’s gun culture

Borno should continue with updates on abducted girls -DHQ

Bomb blast rocks Nyanya again

Police, protesters clash in Turkey

Six militants, two soldiers killed in Yemen clashes

Vote for me, see wonders, Fayose tells Ekiti workers

Iran president decries Western sanctions

Abducted girls: PENGASSAN boycotts May Day rally

We’ve not extended duration, says confab secretariat

Olanipekun, others decry controversial court ruling

Kebbi approves N12.6bn for projects

12 killed in Afghan suicide bombing

Be considerate in your demands, Wogu tells labour

Jang escapes workers’ wrath, pays salary arrears

33 killed in Syria air strike

Child labour prevalence worries FG

Group protest Borno schoolgirls’ abduction at labour rally

NEMA donates relief materials to Taraba crisis victims

ASUU issues seven day ultimatum to LASU

Chikwe’s comments on abducted girls absurd, insensitive -APC

Greenpeace Russian tanker activists held in Netherlands

Wash Pam, former deputy senate president, dies at 73

Adamu Attah, first Kwara civilian Governor dies

MDGs: FG disburses N2.2 bn to 444 Co-operative Societies

UN condemns Syria school bombing

Two killed, 100 injured in US jail blast

Fire guts kerosene tanker in Lekki

FG, USAID plan to reduce transport costs

NUJ opposes de-listing of labour matters from exclusive legislative list

China counsels African leaders on public spending

Hundreds rescued in US floodwaters

Nweke pledges to defend workers’ interests

NGOs inaugurate peace club in Kaduna

Power: SSACTC faults privatization exercise, slams incessant outages

May Day: Nigerian workers demand improved welfare

15-year-old remanded in custody over murder of teacher

Iraqis defy threats to vote in their millions

Ukraine crisis: Russian military attache held for spying

Hundreds injured in Florida jail gas blast

Police disrupt Turkey May Day protests

Migrants die as hundreds left in Libya desert

Syria crisis: Children ‘killed in Aleppo school strike’

1,100 homes evacuated in California wildfire

3 killed, 79 hurt in China blast, knife attack

Mexico seizes ship carrying 68,000 tonnes illegal iron

Twin blasts hit India express train

IMF approves $17bn Ukraine bailout

NATO support called in to foil Afghan attack

Ex-Nokia boss Elop’s pay-off rises to $33m

UN says South Sudan close to calamity

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Thanks to PUNCH, Zenith

Nigeria needs revival

Roasting election riggers

Re: Protesting Lagosians

SURE-P recruitment

Zamfara workers’ anger

Serena’s father’s book out May 6

De la Hoya and Mayweather want to buy LA Clippers

Sterling Bank to increase share capital by N4bn

US stocks fall after GDP data

FCMB Group’s pre-tax profit rises by 15%

Senegal’s rebels declare ceasefire

Man murders wife for becoming westernised

Brunei pushes ahead with strict sharia code

Court convicts Minnesota homeowner of teen murders

Police charge 15-year-old with teacher’s murder

Deadly storms bring floods to US Gulf Coast

West holds prisoners illegally in south —Afghanistan

Police sack official over ‘Plebgate’ row

Pakistan restores power to PM’s office

Ukraine admits helplessness to quell unrest

Iraqis vote in parliamentary elections

Explosion hits China’s railway station

Oklahoma to review procedures after botched execution

S’Sudan recruits 9,000 children to fight –UN

‘Breast milk banks’ gain in popularity

Cancer surgery safest at high-volume hospitals — Study

Health tip: Keeping seniors on their feet

‘Type 2 diabetes may shrink the brain’

Abducted pupils: 39,612 sign UN petition

Doing business with new media

Firefox rolls out new design

Nigerian graduates and the employability question

Should the President, governors be stripped of immunity?

Planned protection for Lagos whistle-blowers

Spurs deny De Boer

Agbonlahor ready for Hull game

NTF hails CBN on tennis tourney

Rugby federation to begin trials for national team

Flying Eagles beat Ikare Utd 8-0

Kanu tips Eagles for 2015 AFCON title

Kanu backs Soccer Fan TV reality show

Remo Football Academy win Adebutu Cup

England confirm squad date

FIFA probes match-fixing allegation against Nigeria

APC’s congress of disunity in A’Ibom

Training of snipers: Al-Mustapha sues Islamic cleric for defamation

INEC suspends Ondo supplementary by-election

Aregbesola denies plan to sack Osun workers

‘Our education not responsive to labour demands’

LASG seals 345 pharmacies, hospitals

Lawmaker urges Lagosians to pay attention to health

Jakande urges Jonathan to address security problem

NBA knocks FG on economy

Fayose planning to torch own office, says APC

AG, others seek restitution for crime victims

NSCDC warns private security outfits

‘Boko Haram is holding Nigeria captive’

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