The Punch News Archive for July 2014

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Groups hold pro-Jonathan rally today, ACF kicks

Judiciary crisis: Obey judgment, AGF, NLC tell govs

Barclays Africa earnings up by 10%

Total Nigeria’s pretax profit dips by 12%

Abba may replace Abubakar as IG

US restricts travel by Venezuelan officials

Religious harmony: Ogun NIREC seeks police collaboration

Unemployed Nigerian pilots turn office assistants, estate agents (1)

Guinea concert stampede kills 34

Ebola: Is this apocalypse?

Fruits have their limits in boosting lifespan

Commuters groan as Enugu/PortHarcourt expressway deteriorates

PAWA 774 hails FG’s rural energy initiative

Oando completes $1.5bn acquisition of ConocoPhillips Nigerian business

NFF to finalise Keshi’s contract

Sports festival: Scandal rocks Niger State sports

Maritime workers suspend proposed strike

More courts, less justice

Lagos 2015 budget to sustain infrastructural development

Low gas consumption limits NLNG market share

Man United beat Inter

Yaya wants to stay at City

Military’s plan to deploy commandos in Borno

Australia: Search for missing seafarer called off

Seeker, doer, giver, ponderer

Amosun, please help us

PENGASSAN pickets Addax Petroleum over anti-labour practices

Wake up, Nerc and Ikeja Disco

US imposes travel ban on Venezuelan officials

Bank of America’s Countrywide to pay $1.3bn to US

Israeli strike kills 17 in Gaza nmarket

Gaza conflict: ‘Israeli market strike kills 17′

Hoodlums storm Edo LG secretariat to stop chairman’s removal

Britain pledges support for Nigeria’s maritime security

Presidency shared N22.4m to Chibok parents, escaped girls -Community

I’m not related to dead Ijaw youth -Patience Jonathan

Edo Assembly declares defected lawmaker’s seat vacant

10-year-old female suicide bomber arrested in Katsina

FG targets $500m for victims of terrorism

Nasarawa Assembly asks CJ to disband impeachment panel

Health tip: Choosing sunglasses

Police arrest woman, pastor for allegedly killing her children

Oshiomhole asks civil servants to render efficient service 

Anambra, Thailand to partner on agric

Ukraine army closes in on Donetsk

NIREC seeks police support to avert religious crisis

Jonathan to lead terrorism victims support funds

Ebola infected doctor shows slight improvement

Rice, kerosene distribution not for election -PDP

NUPENG backs Jonathan’s $1bn loan request

Planned Abuja pro-Jonathan rally insensitive, ill-timed -ACF

FG signs agreement with EU on N100bn loan

Gaza conflict: Israeli air strike kills 15 in market

CBN moves to revive abandoned Ibadan staff estate

Gunmen abduct 90-year-old Senator’s mother

IRI gov debate was stage-managed for Aregbesola – LP

North Central to witness abundant harvest -FG

Judiciary crisis: AGF, NLC ask govs to obey judgment

Boko Haram turning Nigeria to a war zone -Tukur

Plan to probe me ridiculous, says Nyako

Ohanaeze youths demand protection of Igbos in North

Suicide bomber kills admission seekers in Kano

CP hails police for reduction in Rivers kidnappings

PDP, Fayose get order to inspect electoral materials

Social Housing Scheme bill excites Abuja residents

Fayemi signs bill on new Ekiti LCDAs

10 jailed for India school fire

JTF storms port, apprehends oil thieves, intercepts vessels

UK to allow driverless cars in January

Nintendo posts larger than expected loss

13 killed in Syria tunnel explosions

House Republicans to vote to sue Obama

Steel sector revival, solution to unemployment -ISSSAN

‘Lack of credible election can worsen insecurity’

Potiskum bombs exploded in two mosques -Police

Sarumi elected president Nigerian Chamber of Shipping

Three dead in Egypt bomb blast

Umeh canvasses Biafra’s compensation before North’s special fund

Cameroon army officers sacked after Boko Haram attacks

Somali woman killed for not wearing veil

10 die in India landslide

France evacuates French, British expats from Libya

Jonathan launches new e-passport

Man tested for Ebola in UK

Ukraine seizes key town near Donetsk

Gaza conflict: Israel hits refugee camp, says UN

EU wants trial of Kosovo ex-commanders

Argentina hours away from bond default

US, EU expand sanctions on Russia

Libya militias seize Benghazi special forces base

Guinea concert stampede kills 24

Gaza conflict: Hamas vows no Israel ceasefire

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Dokubo-Asari faults Jonathan’s comments on Buhari

Jonathan’s supporters may be behind Buhari’s attack – APC

Group urges Obanikoro to run for governor

Alao-Akala distances PDP from plot to remove Ajimobi

On the inside of corruption

Female suicide bombers may be Chibok girls –Ezekwesili, others

Abia heavyweights battle for Orji’s seat

16 die as troops rescue Cameroon’s Vice PM’s wife

NBA begs Okorocha to recall suspended members

Jonathan condemns Kano, Cameroon attacks

Ogun warns intending pilgrims

Ebola: Scientists demand emergency response mechanism

Ondo makes move to save accident victims’ lives

Police nab female cult member, robbers

FG not responsible for Buhari’s attack —Umar

Army lifts ban on vehicular movement in Maiduguri

We’ll resist FG’s clampdown on us – doctors

Security breaches at our airports

‘Dependence on oil may split Nigeria’

Fani-Kayode dares APC to explain links with B’Haram

Buhari: APC insists on international probe

Kwara cancels Emir’s Sallah homage to Ahmed

I’ll win Rivers gov poll, says Wike

Ebola: ASky begs NCAA to reverse suspension order

FG to deploy 600 commandos in Damboa

Police arrest herdsmen plotting to rob bank customers

Man stabs friend over N2,000 debt

Bloody sallah as robbers invade Bariga, Lagos

NDLEA nabs China-bound trader with cannabis

We’ll unite to win Oyo – Accord Party

Families of dead cops lament govt’s neglect

Tata, Jaguar to share platforms

El-Rufai’s son dies in Abuja road accident

New Ford Mustang inspires passion

IG, Amosun, help us!

S’African Malema’s book causing stir

German borrowing costs reach record low

Diamond Bank donates office block to Nigerian Army

Hand washing prevents Pneumonia infection —Experts

SOLO salutes Iyanya, unveils three new phones

Manhunt for tuberculosis-positive patient

Ukraine: EU to widen sanctions on Russia

Bank loans to domestic economy rise to N10tn

BNP to pay $80m for fraud

Marriage kills careers of gospel artistes – Anne Inyang

PCN, NAPTON bicker over license issuance

Renault sees decline in emerging market growth

Seven die in auto crash in Kogi

Egypt military kills seven militants in Sinai

NSE drafts rules on listing of depository receipts

Group says Osun school buses belong to SURE-P

Ottawa sitting on $730m stockpile of uncashed taxes

Traders flee Russia ETF as Ukraine standoff continues

Champion Breweries records N884.7m loss

WS flat as telecom gains offset by earnings

Explosion rips through ‘busy area’ in Potiskum

Ebola outbreak: Liberia suspends football

Suspected Jewish Museum gunman extradited to Belgium

Milestone for child malaria vaccine

Adamawa to probe Nyako over N82bn debt profile

Scores killed in terrorists attack in China

Cholera kills 200 in Cameroon

FG to relocate tank farms from Apapa -Obanikoro

Buhari, Tinubu meet behind closed doors in Kaduna

Northern leaders can stop Boko Haram —Senator

China investigates ex-security chief

Girl hit by plane on US beach dies

Osun: LP pledges to create jobs through agriculture

Ogun Police arrest bandits, recover loots, arms

Buhari: Nigeria’s disintegration holds no good, says Umar

Australians fighting in Iraq to face arrest

Adamawa set to probe Nyako – Fintiri

‘No evidence of Chibok girls’ involvement in suicide bombings’

Presidency didn’t give us N100m – Chibok community

Buhari: APC insists on international probe

We’ll make Osun South-West business hub – Omisore

I’ll win Rivers gov poll if I contest -Wike

Ogun warns intending pilgrims on medical screening

Fani-Kayode challenges APC to explain links with B’Haram

Nigerian gold-medalist tests positive to drugs

Scientists demand emergency response mechanism for Ebola virus

Insecurity: Emir of Ilorin cancels Sallah homage to Ahmed

Dependence on oil, resource control, may split Nigeria – Senator

Jonathan commiserates with El-Rufai on son’s death

Commonwealth Games Federation queries Nigeria over jersey

Abia police foil herdsmen’s plot to rob bank customers

Commuters groan as Enugu-Port Harcourt highway deteriorates

Child abductors in Akwa Ibom face death sentence -Akpabio

Police parade female cult member, armed robbers in Delta

Afghanistan bomber kills president’s cousin

Israel steps up bombardment of Gaza

El-Rufai loses son in Abuja road crash

US tries to calm fears as Ebola virus spreads

Okagbare wins Commonwealth 100m gold

Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty – US

UN blacklists North Korea arms ship operator

Monday, July 28, 2014

Dos and don’ts for avoiding infections

What fruit and vegetables can do

Use detox to heal arthritis and back pain

Sex, kissing, shared needles can give you Ebola

Ajimobi preaches politics of development

Task force men beat tricycle rider to coma

New virus lives in half the world’s population

Arepo: Wife yet to know missing cop’s fate

Extend love to all, Jang’s NGF tells Muslims

Falana wants Adebajo removed from military/civilian clash panel

Gunmen abduct Sylva’s uncle

Top trends shaping e-commerce in Nigeria

Lawmaker offers scholarships to undergraduates, postgraduates

Customs battle smugglers

Ogun police arrest 22-year-old man for defiling teenager

Outrage as Lagos pastor boasts of Ebola cure

We have insiders in commercial banks ─ Suspected fraudsters

CAN hails Gombe over peaceful sallah

Kwara residents celebrate amidst tight security

Tips for online community engagement

Women’ll decide outcome of Osun poll, says report

Don’t return to sin, clerics beg Muslims

FCT attracted N1.8tn investments in four years – Minister

Senate dumps NIS tragedy probe report

Firm blames poor quality control for building collapse

Oyo opposes multiple taxation

NPA responsible for poor port access roads –NCMDLCA

We won’t allow B’Haram infiltrate Abia —Muslim cleric

Power distribution firms blame poor performance on losses

FG to develop tourism sector for more investment

FEC approved N1.7tn contracts in 2013 —Report

B’ Haram kills seven in Adamawa

We’re stranded in Malaysia -Bayelsa indigenes

‘Don’t stampede the President on Chibok girls’

Nigerian woman gets recognition in US TechWomen training

Data reveal MH17 suffers ‘explosive’ loss of pressure

VDT set for ISO 2000 certification

Thai soldier, four others die in clash

Tai Solarin lived for humanity – daughter

SEC moves to generate interest in market activities

Ogun LP factions close ranks, root for Jonathan

FG plans to proscribe NMA, striking doctors allege

Internships: Pressure on employers to pay young workers

PDP’s end will be ugly – Tinubu

‘Islamic State militants open office for potential wives’

Rawbank may use Moody’s rating to sell bond

Impeachment and service of notice

Air Algerie AH5017: Black boxes arrive in France

Promoting nepotism

S’Korea ferry survivors describe horror

Boko Haram’s ambition

Okagbare wins Commonwealth women 100m gold

My lawyers will defend me, says Al-Mkaura

Accord not party to Ajimobi’s planned impeachment -Ladoja

Ebola: NCAA suspends ASky operations

Ebola: Envoy, 58 persons had contacts with dead Liberian

Firm kicks as Plateau demolishes inland container depot

Gunmen kill four soldier, 46 others in Adamawa

Ebola: Monrovia, Banjul passengers stranded in Nigeria

Iheanacho scores again for Man City in 5-1 win over Milan

FG moves to privatise hospitals

Election not a do-or-die affair – Osun LP candidate

Cultism’ll cut your dreams, Nollywood actors warn students

Two female suicide bombers bomb Kano, kill three

FCT attracted N1.8 turn investment in four years -Minister

Seven killed, three injured in Kogi crash

Lamido pledges to protect rights of non-indigenes

Gunmen abduct Sylva’s uncle in Bayelsa

FG to develop tourism sector to attract more investments

PDP members in US to hold convention in August

Ebola: Liberia closes borders

2,000 Nigerians trained in German language -Official

Group urges Atiku to declare presidential ambition

Gaza in critical condition, says UN’s Ban Ki-Moon

We won’t allow Boko Haram infiltrate Abia -Cleric

Mark urges NBA to protect democracy

Police arrest man for defiling minor in Ogun

Ogun solicits improved business partnership with China

Jonathan paying lip service to free, fair elections -APC

20 million Nigerians down with hepatitis -Expert

Libya warns of ‘humanitarian disaster’ over fuel fire

Agency tasks Ogun motor park operators on security

Bauchi residents condemn horse-riders’ excesses

Another blast hits Kano NNPC mega station

38 killed in Libya clashes

MH17 downing may be war crime – UN

South Korea ferry: Students ‘floated from cabins’

Two California wildfires destroy 10 homes

Gaza crisis: UN calls for immediate ceasefire

Sunday, July 27, 2014

2015: APC, PDP in fresh battle for Lagos

Exploring benefits of social media

No PIB, no re-election, group warns N’Assembly members

I’ll lead struggle to liberate Kwara – Minister

Fashola says cooperation needed to solve Nigeria’s challenges

Relocation threats: Caution ACF, Igbo group tells FG

We won’t enforce number plate law in August —FRSC

‘JTF winning war against oil theft, illegal refining’

Soldiers, police beef up security in FCT

PFN tasks Muslims on national unity

Ebola: FG sets up isolation centres at airports

B’Haram: NAOWA donates relief materials to soldiers’ widows

Dublin records strong property price growth

Ebola outbreak: Sierra Leone escaped patient dies

160 players for ARS 4 National Finals

Glasgow 2014: Adesanmi wins weightlifting gold

Slow dollar demand to raise naira, other currencies

Help us, Akinderu Fatai

Protecting $25bn telecoms investment with good corporate governance

Online forex trading: Advantages of technical trading

Federation unveils plans for gymnasts

NSE’s return drops by 30.4% in seven months

Nigeria’s housing market only cares for the rich – Osunsina

One bad judge taints the whole bench – Phillips

Leaders and criticisms

Globetrade develops operators in energy underwriting

Northern group calls for peace

Gov Shettima’s alarm

Costa scores on Chelsea debut

Using Twitter to its fullest

Sterling Bank declares N5.5bn profit after tax

PHCN cable falls, electrocutes three in Ogun market

Soldier, five others die as explosions hit Kano

Refineries tackle vandalism, get crude oil through ships

FRSC suspends planned enforcement of new number plate

Omisore vows to reverse Osun schools merger

Five robbers killed in shootout with Ogun police

Attack on Buhari meant to split Nigeria – Bakare

2015 polling centres map ready -Surveyor-General

Rivers community warns against planned army occupation

I’ll champion Kwara’s liberation from Saraki -Minister

Police arrest five suspects over Kano blasts

Hold APC responsible for any electoral violence – PDP

Lawmaker offers scholarships to 145 varsity students

LP candidate condemns ‘stomach infrastructure’

Attack on Buhari meant to split Nigeria- Bakare

Hold APC responsible for any electoral violence – PDP

Ogoni restates call for full resource control

Eid-el-Fitri: Northern group sues for peace

Female suicide bomber killed in Kano blast

Six killed in Kano bombings

JTF winning war against oil theft – Commander

Boko Haram sponsors will soon be exposed – Ex-militants

Boko Haram kidnaps wife of Cameroon vice PM

APC demands probe into alleged assassination attempt on Buhari

Buhari’s death would have spelt doom for Nigeria - Jonathan

Ogun police deploys 4,000 personnel for Eid-el-Fitri

Israel agrees to 24-hour Gaza ceasefire

Thousands scale Irish holy mountain

Costa Concordia wreck arriving in Genoa for scrapping

Six armed Taliban, two others killed in Afghan shootout

Israel resumes Gaza offensive after Hamas rockets

Colombia goalkeeper David Ospina completes move to Arsenal

Video shows American suicide bomber in Syria

‘Miners’ grave’ found in Bolivia

Russia lambasts new EU sanctions

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Soldiers killed three of my sons, 32 others– El-Zakzaky

APC, PDP trade blame over attack on Buhari

Boko Haram clashes with Cameroonian soldiers

‘Northern leaders caused North’s backwardness’

Ebola: WHO deploys experts in Nigeria

Omisore’ll surprise Aregbesola on August 9 – Babatope

21 Adamawa LG chairmen dump APC for PDP

Generator fumes kill boy, 15 hospitalised

Anambra gov poll: Appeal Court upholds Obiano’s victory

Abia govt demolishes kidnap kingpin’s house

Reject campaign gifts, Oyo ex-speaker tells Osun voters

Nigerians react: $1bn loan to fight Boko Haram

Poor patronage: Courier companies diversify into e-commerce

Globetrotting for tourism’s sake

Tattoo tricks

Silk prints come to stay

Owo museum: A peep into early African civilisation

Election: ‘Stomach infrastructure’ spreads to Osun

Hepatitis: WHO, experts call for more awareness

What to expect from your bank

Becoming an authority on the Internet

Blogging for style

Dad was buried in Khaki shirt, shorts — Tai Solarin’s daughter

No point competing without an edge—Solomon

Igho Sanomi’s strides

Accessories speak

Terrorists shedding blood in the name of religion –Atiku

Sallah: Mark canvasses collective action against terrorism

Terrorists won’t deter us from transforming Nigeria – Jonathan

My govt won’t abandon Aregbesola’s beneficial projects – Omisore

Ebola: Immigration officials at airports, borders on red alert 

3-year-old wounded in US shooting

US Embassy in Libya evacuates personnel

CAR rebel chief rejects ceasefire

Israel and Hamas begin 12-hour truce

EU to toughen Russia sanctions over Ukraine

Investigators reach Mali plane crash site

Friday, July 25, 2014

Tyson, Holyfield set to meet in Las Vegas

APC vows to reject confab outcome

Shopaholic …with Taiwo Aromokun

Awkward Moment with Vincent

Biodun Okeowo’s typical day

Why Abdulmutallab failed to blow up our plane – US

My first… with Cally Ikpe

Tips to Uzbekistan

Years of rape by my uncle turned me into a sex addict –Cora Jones, Black American Plus-size Model

Family, residents accuse police of torturing youth to death

Ogun govt’s polices not impacting family income –Osunsina

I knew God won’t abandon me – Sudan ‘apostasy’ woman

Sagna prepares for City life

We’re ready for inquiry on B’Haram, APC tells Jonathan

Serena soaks up the sun in Croatia

I suffered after collapse of marriage to Cole – Cheryl

Acting Adamawa governor fires media executives

Rory celebrates win with New Girl

Doctors’ strike: UCH offering emergency services –CMD

Security matters not for politicians –Presidency

Poor funding responsible for hepatitis deaths in Nigeria –Group

APC govs helped Aregbesola pay workers’ salaries –PDP

Fashola tasks technical college students on productivity

‘Admission into nation’s varsities problematic’

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, an embarrassment –Utomi

NBA to honour Aturu

Abia govt demolishes suspected kidnapper’s house

IG sets up team to investigate Kaduna bombings

Ebola claims first victim in Nigeria

Fowler inspires me – Runsewe

Crouch hails Bojan

City hope to seal Iheanacho deal

Eaglets bank on Osimhen against DR Congo

Glasgow 2014: Amalaha wins first gold for Nigeria

Nigerians die in Cameroon’s detention

2015: Pro-Jonathan group begins nationwide rally August 16

Afenifere, M’Belt to resist move to scuttle confab report

Two killed as political violence erupts in Ilesa

Chadians rob Omisore’s Lagos home, rape maid

2015 election will shock the world –Jonathan

Impeachment: Al-Makura’s trouble worsens

Everyone is crazy in Lagos

The place of an ‘ex’…

How 19-year-old won MBGN 2014

Would you allow your spouse’s ex visit your matrimonial home?

Prepaid meters: Long, costly wait for consumers

GM profits hit by recall problems

I love men who wear white sneakers, expensive watches –Toyin Lawani

Confab’ll satisfy Yoruba agenda – Fola Adeola

Chastity begins at heart

LG sees big jump in second quarter profit

Lifestyles of sexually connected couples (2)

Alariwo blasts police PRO

Nigeria may achieve 7.1% annual GDP growth by 2030

Nigerians in diaspora commend Jonathan on confab

Gerry McIlroy joins Sports Dads

Investors spend N26bn on equities as trading resumes

MTN Project Fame: Adora out, Bolanle in

Bale welcomes Rodriguez

Montgomerie targets Ryder Cup spot

Flaming cocktail sets man’s face on fire

Five killed as soldiers, sect clash in Zaria

Israel rejects Gaza ceasefire proposal

NCPC suspends airlift of Christian pilgrims

INEC conducts Niger East by-election Aug 16

Drogba returns to Chelsea

Ebola wont make us  call off the strike – Lagos NMA

Kaduna, Kano blasts threaten Nigeria’s unity -Shehu Sani

APC govs help Aregbesola to pay salaries –PDP

Nigeria wins first gold in Glasgow

We are ready for tribunal – Ekiti REC

Ex-Libyan NTC chief to mediate in Tripoli crisis

Cleric asks youths to be agents of transformation

Petroleum institute mourns Lukman 

Security matters not for politicians – Presidency 

NSCDC beefs up security in Kaduna for Sallah

Amosu salutes officers who survived Borno helicopter crash

Liberian undergoing treatment for Ebola dies in Lagos

Troops arrest suspect over Kaduna explosions

Impeachment: Lawyer faults Adamawa Assembly’s delay in notifying INEC

Eid-el- Fitri: FRSC deploys 15,000 personnel in highways

Palestinians killed in new West Bank violence

Vandalised pipelines spill oil, pollute farmlands in Edo

Palestinian minister goes to ICC over Israel offensive

Paris bans pro-Palestinian protest after recent violence

Afghan conflict: 15 killed in ‘Taliban attack’ on buses

Car bomb kills three, wounds 36 in Thailand

Zimbabwe police quiz minister over detained editor

Kaduna blasts intended to cause civil unrest – CSO

Don tasks FG on sustainable forest management

Ghana protests over high cost of living

UN sends aid to Syria without regime consent

Ukraine, Middle East crisis hit German business confidence

ACF’s  threats to  Southerners treasonable , says Ohaneze

IG sets up panel to probe Kaduna bombings

Mother admits killing son in Scotland

Iran confirms arrest of Washington Post correspondent

West Bank protest against Gaza offensive turns deadly

Air Algerie AH5017: ‘No survivors’ from crash in Mali

2015 elections will shock the world – Jonathan

Manchester United will play 3-4-1-2, says Van Gaal

Gaza: 15 dead, 150 injured in attack on UN shelter

Algeria passenger plane wreckage found in Mali

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Civil servants fault Okonjo-Iweala on N1.8tn wage bill

Liberian undergoes test for Ebola in Lagos

Buhari’s target, a dangerous security dimension –Atiku

I’ve been managing diabetes since 1996

Project Fame 7.0 begins in style

Naija Street Champ winner emerges on Saturday

Rivers PDP, APC bicker over Amaechi’s LG tour

Why reading culture is necessary among youths –Ifowodo

Dapo Adeniyi’s 17-year romance with Ake

Half of a Yellow Sun screened in Calabar

Sledje defects to afro beat camp

Workers’ strike stalls judgment in Ogbulafor’s alleged N170m fraud

Senator boosts welfare, health

Security guard hanged himself with belt ─ Police

Bayelsa demolishes structures of night club

Detectives arrest bank workers, policemen for N24m robbery

Anger as nine-year-old pupil dies in soakaway

Police arrest fake ex-soldier while buying pistols

Police identify victim of customs, smugglers clash

Blasts: Security beef up at FCT motor parks

Insurgents kill 12 in Borno

Patience expresses concern over delay in Chibok girls’ rescue

Uduaghan laments doctors’ strike

Confab delegates won’t sign final report unless… –Investigation

‘Kaduna bombings point to more attacks’

Paracetamol for low back pain ‘no better than placebo’

NFF members impeach Maigari, approve Keshi

Barclays challenges US ‘dark pool’ fraud case

The APC and the abortion of a dream

Foods that boost concentration

From brand penetration to market domination

Chibok kidnapping, insurgency threaten investment — Experts

Suarez could make sensational Clasico debut

Maigari’s impeachment won’t end NFF problem —Onigbinde

INEC to test card readers with by-elections

Pellegrini hails Iheanacho

Ayoola counsels pupils on nation building

Developing business goals

Apapa gridlock: LASG, others create routes for tankers

Attack on Buhari, an assassination attempt —El-Rufai

60 killed in Iraqi prisoner convoy attack

Sallah: FRSC deploys 15,000 staff, 800 patrol vans

Trial of Venezuelan opposition leader opens

Election rigging worse than military coup -Onaiyekan

Child pornogrphy: US school bus drivers, 14 others charged

NOSDRA, DPR blame Delta toxic waste dump on Agip

France vows to locate missing jet

Nasarawa APC holds rally, backs Al-Makura

Nigeria, US sign MoU on 1,500MW power plant

Power minister, others violate traffic laws in Lagos

Kano bomb blast kills one, injures eight

Abuja airport remodeling ready in December -FG

Calm in Kaduna as govt lifts 24-hour curfew

France backs coalition against Boko Haram

Amosun, others to undergo primaries –APC chair

Ekiti PDP faults Assembly over new LCDAs

Jonathan moves to save Al-Makura, meets Nasarawa lawmakers

Oshiomhole swears in 18 Permanent Secretaries

Sanctions against Russia may affect region, IMF warns

Sylva flays Jonathan’s handling of security

Abia dismisses threat by IPMAN on fuel scarcity

Attempted assassination, my story -Buhari

Kaduna bombings unholy -Tukur

Enugu lawmakers serve deputy governor impeachment notice

Doctors’ strike: UCH offering emergency services, says Alonge

Aviation ministry’s debt drops by N21bn – Minister

Disbursement of N220bn MSME fund begins August

Plateau APC crisis deepens as members lock out executive

FRSC cannot enforce new number plate, says lawyer

NLC demands probe into Buhari’s assassination attempt

Jonathan seeks deeper partnership with OPEC

CIPMN tasks FG on indigenous oil exploration

Bayelsa demolishes structures of popular night club

Bomb blast rocks Sabon-Gari, Kano

‎​FG tasks manufacturers on clean environment

Delta laments doctors’ strike as commissioner’s brother dies

Rivers PDP, APC disagree on Amaechi’s LG tour

Lampard completes New York switch

MH17: More bodies transferred to Netherlands

Govt lifts 24-hour curfew in Kaduna

Gaza: Israeli shell hits UN school, kills nine

Police arrest 30 Nasarawa bandits in three weeks

Britain charges French firm, Alstom with corruption

NSCDC denies officer’s involvement in child trafficking

N170m fraud: Strike stalls judgment in Ogbulafor’s case

Sudan ‘apostasy’ woman meets Pope

Gunmen kill Finnish woman in Afghanistan

Russia to re-open trade mission in Nigeria

US, Canada condemn Kaduna bombings

NFF board sacks Maigari again

Nigeria, Cameroon, others deploy 2,800 troops against Boko Haram

Iraqi women must undergo genital mutilation – Jihadists

NBA to immortalise Aturu

Singaporean jailed three years in sex-for-match fixing case

Be more serious about terrorism, APC tells Jonathan

US ends ban on flights into Israel

Unending carnage compounding Nigeria’s woes – Mark

Norway boosts security after Syria-linked terror alert

Afghan court sentences German photographer’s killer to death

Taiwan plane crash toll reaches 48

Terrorists can target anybody -PDP

Algeria-bound plane from Burkina Faso missing

Sudan ‘apostasy’ woman flies to Italy

Hamas rejects Gaza truce unless blockade ends

Norway warned of imminent security threat

11 children killed in India rail accident

CAR armed factions sign ceasefire pact

India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy’s mouth

UK investigators to examine MH17 flight data

CAR factions announce ceasefire

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Keep cash for us, robbers tell Ogun community residents

IKEDC take note

Resource control and contribution

Militarisation of election

On Chibok girls

Where is N50 kerosene?

Workers’ protest paralyses activities at Finance ministry

Attention, Agboyi Ketu LCDA

The revolution Nigeria needs

Ekiti people’s misadventure

Nyako left N12.8bn debt, says Fintiri

Nyako: EFCC grills Adawama ex-SSG, finance director

High-salt diets could double risk of heart woes for diabetics

Obesity during pregnancy linked to raised asthma risk in kids

Health tip: Giving children chores

A healthy lifestyle may deflect dementia

Police accuse undergraduate of killing 87- year old father

One dies as power surge ravages Lagos community

We’re coming for cash, robbers tell Ogun residents

NAFDAC impounds fake alcoholic drinks in Rivers

Robbers kill cops, steal N24m from bank

Jonathan, FEC members honour Lukman

Man kills rich lover, absconds with property

Hoodlums invade Lagos area, burn houses

Emir of Kano, Sanusi, visits Jonathan

‘Voter card tool for development’

No plan to remove Ajimobi, say Oyo lawmakers

Chidoka becomes Aviation minister

‘Don’t grant $1bn loan request’

We have capacity to win B’Haram war – FG

Delta, CD hold 100 days prayer for Chibok girls

World leaders restate calls for Chibok girls rescue

Lagos to provide loans to college graduates

Allow passage of rainwater, LASG urges residents

Customs seize 2,446 bags of rice, 23 vehicles

Helicopter crash: Military declares crew member missing

Insecurity, funding threaten 2015 elections, says Jega

Nasarawa lawmakers tell CJ to set up probe panel

Early HIV drugs may not stop virus

Deutsche Bank falls as NY Fed faults reports

Italy tows Costa Concordia wreckage

Local rice production generates N750bn revenue —FG

Zenith Bank announces N46.7bn Q2 profit after tax

ARS 4: Finals draw holds on Friday

APC petitions Jonathan, alleges plot to kill Aregbesola

Glasgow 2014: Officials, players cry for help

Ireland, Belize ratify ILO Maritime Labour Convention

Pearson set to withdraw from 100m

Costa vows to bring trophies to Stamford Bridge

Attracting foreign direct investment

Overloading, weather contributed to 2013 tug accident – Report

Low quashes Germany exit rumours

PepsiCo raises profit forecast

US Nazi suspect dies day before extradition

Gunmen kill Somalia MP, driver

Omisore pledges even development in Osun

Hamas, Israel may be guilty of war crimes – UN

Kaduna twin bomb blast, national calamity -ACF

I thank God for sparing Buhari’s life -Jonathan

Northern leaders must tackle Boko Haram, not Jonathan -Orisejafor

Chibok: Accept full internatio​nal aid, SERAP tells Jonathan

Murdered girl dropped out of Babcock -Varsity

Ban restates calls for Chibok girls’ release

Ekiti Assembly approves 19 new LCDAs

Buhari alleges assassination attempt

Chibok: Accept full international aid, SERAP tells Jonathan

Unity Bank sacks 170 workers in restructuring exercise

We’ve capacity, resources to defeat Boko Haram-FG

MH17 crash: Netherlands holds solemn ceremony for victims

Keyamo urges Jonathan to bring back Ngilari as Adamawa gov

There’s no plan to impeach Ajimobi -Oyo Assembly

Jega lists challenges ahead of 2015 elections

Eid-el-fitri: FG declares Monday, Tuesday holidays

Councillors suspend Kogi LG boss

Judge bemoans how witnesses’ absence bungles criminal cases

FG policies can’t stop food importation –Oyedepo

Community threatens to close down Shell operations

US extends ban on Israel flights

Eaglets ready for Sunday’s U-17 challenge in Congo DR

Keep cash for us, robbers tell Ogun residents

Crashed helicopter co-pilot resurfaces in Maiduguri

EFCC grills more Adamawa govt officials

Nyako left N12.8bn debt – Ngilari

Buhari escapes Kaduna explosion

FG gets $82m loan to fight polio

Helicopter crash: Crew member still missing

Pirates feared killed in gun battle with police

Workers protest paralyses activities at finance ministry

Nike co-founder’s daughter-in-law arrested for sex abuse

Delta holds 100th Day prayers for Chibok girls

Customs seizes 2,446 bags of rice, 23 vehicles in Osun, Oyo

MH17 victims’ bodies arrive in The Netherlands

Boko Haram not patriotic Muslims – Gambia scholar

Abia demolishes kidnap kingpin’s house

Police shooting victim dies in Delta

Gaza conflict: France jails pro-Palestinian rioters

Ebola doctor infected in Sierra Leone

Agency reviews curriculum, pegs academic qualification at M.Sc

CCB boss laments failure of anti-corruption laws, agencies

NIS arrests human trafficking kingpin in Katsina

FIRS generates N1.45tr in second quarter

DSS arrests four over kidnap, school proprietress’ death

STF kills four robbers, recovers 218 stolen cows

Osun poll: APC in court to stop troop deployment

NAFDAC impounds N4m fake alcohol, arrests five

Kaduna second explosion kills scores, govt declares 24-hour curfew

Sierra Leone chief Ebola doctor infected

Tribunal orders substituted service on Fayose

Food vendor electrocuted in Akwa Ibom

Time right for transfer to Chelsea – Fabregas

Dozens killed in Taiwan plane crash

Don’t politicise eviction of Lapai sect -Aliyu

Another undergraduate arrested for allegedly killing father, 87

Suicide bomber kills 25 persons in Kaduna blast

US, DFID partner police on terror war

Oyo to recruit 250 teachers – Official

Workers shut finance ministry, tackle perm sec

Libya’s Congress hands power to parliament August 4

Ukrainian fighter jets shot down over rebel-held territory

EFCC seeks workers’ support to curb corruption

Impeachment: Nasarawa Assembly asks Chief Judge to constitute panel

New FRSC boss promises reckless drivers tougher sanctions

Jonathan names Chidoka Aviation Minister

Embrace all inclusive government, IPAC tells FG

Indonesia’s Prabowo to challenge election result in court

Typhoon Matmo hits Taiwan

Police exonerate suspects caught with corpse of three-year-old

Chidoka named aviation minister, Oyeyemi becomes FRSC boss

UN rights chief condemns Israel and Hamas

Gunshots fired at Al Jazeera bureau in Gaza

Deadly suicide blasts hit Benghazi army base

Israel pounds Gaza amid renewed truce efforts

Costa Concordia towed away to Genoa

US and European airlines halt Israel flights

MH17: EU to widen Russia sanctions

FG’s handling of Chibok girls’ rescue effort poor -Poll

21 dead in Baghdad suicide car bombing

Typhoon Matmo threatens mudslides in Taiwan

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Police arrest farmer for stabbing wife to death

Amosun rubbishing my legacy, says Daniel

BBOG marks 100 days of Chibok girls abduction

$1bn: B’Haram war requires new thinking, says APC

Are you planning to quit your job? (2)

NYSC mobilised 2.7 million in 41 years–DG

Johnson, Omolayole excited as e-library berths in Ikorodu

Adieu, Nadine Gordimer

Film for peace: US, Amata to train Niger Delta youths

Aluwe, RMD in Glo’s campaign train

Ogun police arrest man for killing wife

Drivers decry high cost of Edo cab scheme

Lawyer asks court to sack NDLEA boss

NDLEA nabs graduate, recovers 2.185kg drugs

Pregnant women arrested for returning to baby factory

Barber leads gang members to rob hairdresser

One dies as customs, car dealers clash in Kwara

FG okays N25bn for projects in 250 councils

Oshiomhole appoints permanent secretaries

FCT budget: Residents urges development for satellite towns

APC condemns Ezekwesili’s harassment

Plateau workers protest non-payment of wages

Crisis hits Ilorin NBA

11 parents of abducted girls die

Wilkins backs Rooney for England captaincy

100 days after, Chibok girls still in Shekau’s captivity

Is Nigeria a nest of dishonesty?

Airport harassment, my story –Ezekwesili

Eat for healthy lungs

Organising your mobile apps

Hepatitis diagnosis and management (2)

Winning the information war at all costs

Berger Paints’ boss targets improved operations

EFCC set to declare Nyako wanted

Unemployed people should think about solutions

Innovators, watch out for these invention killers

Chibok girls: Still missing 100 days after

PDP, APC and the people

FG restates commitment to boosting domestic trade

Experts examine full-time job combination with personal businesses

Ekpai joins Pillars

NDLEA arrests unemployed graduate with methamphetamine

NDLEA arrests graduate with 2.18kg of methamphetamine

Commonwealth Games: 71 nations compete for honours in Glasgow

B’Haram: Cameroon deploys troops in Nigeria border

Nigerian prisons get new controller​s

Navy arrests 20 drug peddlers in Anambra – Official

BBOG plans events for 100 days of schoolgirls abduction

Chidoka bows out of FRSC, harps on safer road

APC on destructive march – PDP

Fayose, Fayemi disagree over concession speech

Appeal Court dismisses appeal against Aramoko’s monarch

PDP asks Aregbesola to account for Osun allocations

Judicial workers resolve to continue indefinite strike

Don’t politicise security issues, Oshiomhole urges politicians

Ezekwesili recounts Abuja airport ‘detention’ in London

States lack fiscal discipline –Agency

Borno Speaker debunks Shettima’s planned impeachment

I plan to visit Chibok after abducted girls’ freedom -Jonathan

Amosun rubbishing my legacy in Ogun – Daniel

S’ West PDP lawmakers ask Jonathan to rescue Chibok girls

Doctor, three others arrested for child theft

EFCC declares Nyako wanted

Police arrest man for stabbing wife to death

Over two million refugees in Bauchi, says Yuguda

APC condemns Ezekwesili’s harassment by SSS

PDP accuses Aregbesola of renting crowd for rallies

Aregbesola using rented crowd for rallies – PDP

Police parade child traffickers in Abia

Rivers empowers farmers with N718.8m

Gross revenue from rice hits N750bn – FG

One dead as Customs, car dealers clash in Ilorin

Tackling terrorism requires new thinking, not $1bn loan -APC

Plateau LG workers protest non-payment of wages

ECOWAS boss tells Imoke to sustain fight against poverty

Brazil names Dunga to replace Scolari

Lawyer asks court to sack NDLEA boss for overstay

Police arrest woman negotiating to sell unborn baby

FCT residents seek development of satellite towns

KEDC injects N500m to improve power supply

USAID spends $4m on Bauchi water sector

I won’t impose candidates -Fayose

FG approves N25bn for 250 LGs projects

Police plan hospitals in six zones

Ex-okada riders decry high remittance on Edo cab scheme

Nigerian general appointed AU Standby Force Chief of Staff

Ondo grants traders N80m loan

Real Madrid sign W’Cup goal king, Rodriguez

Yahoo buys app analytics firm Flurry

67 police officers charged with spying on Turkish PM

Lawmakers to serve impeachment notice on Chime’s deputy

IITA hands over weed management project to varsities

Danish scientists reveal way to kill HIV-infected cells

Widodo wins Indonesian presidential election

Council of women society holds vigil for Chibok girls

Jonathan, Mark meet Chibok girls’ parents behind closed-doors

Fugitive billionaire’s body in S’Korean ferry case found

Two died in Bama military plane crash -Olukolade

Parents locked autism sons in basement for six years

MH17 plane crash: Ukraine rebels hand over black boxes

Israel hits dozens of targets in Gaza Strip

16 killed in Libyan army, Islamists clashes

Brazil to name Dunga as coach

S’Korea finds body of fugitive ferry owner

Four dead in Afghan suicide blast

Indonesia to name new president

Pre-season tour: Chelsea drops Mikel

MH17 crash: Ukraine rebels give up black boxes

Monday, July 21, 2014

2015: Jonathan’ll lose in northern states, says Kwankwaso

Autism risk stems mostly from common genes

Jonathan meets Chibok girls’ parents today

Ex-petroleum minister, Rilwanu Lukman, dies at 75

We won’t concede any state to B’Haram –DHQ

Stop registration, ‘deportation’ of Nigerians, FG warns states

Obama, Poroshenko lash out at Russia, Ukranian rebels

Customs seize N936m goods

Oyibo, Atedo, others mourn ex-Petroleum minister, Lukman

Labour leaders seek Nebo’s resignation over 10,000MW claim

Lekan Are advises public workers on selfless service

N’Delta bishops hold prayers for Chibok girls

Fashola investigates soldiers’ role in BRT vandalism

NYCN intervenes in Bayelsa crisis

One dies, others injured in Lagos cultists’clash

NIS parades policemen for job scam

Police arrest aluminium thieves

Truck crushes four to death, injures six

Ogun community groans over lack of access road

Civil defence arrests five for stealing fuel

Strike: Reps, doctors’ meeting deadlocked again

LASG working to boost development

Varsity don urges overhauling of education

Chidoka, FRSC boss, gives self pass mark

Maritime workers decry pirates’ attacks

Federal High Court workers join JUSUN’s strike

Impeachment: Go to court, group tells aggrieved parties

‘Probe Edo councils accounts’

FG working on new anti-terror strategies –NSA

UNDP warns against Nigeria’s break-up

PDP and troubled states

China sends spy ship to monitor US-led navy

Telstra to switch on LTE-A services

Anichebe backs Ideye to succeed at West Brom

Glasgow: Gold will be tough for Nigeria – Olukoju

Glo features 34 celebs in new campaign

Telecoms Games: Airtel, Etisalat in winning starts

Ex-Libyan rebel commander appeals ruling

Crown hope to win Fed Cup

80 CEOs to attend Google’s executive forum

Automotive policy and the rest of us

British consumer confidence dips

New LCDAs in Ekiti

Zimbabwe government, stockbrokers reduce stake in bourse

Jihadists ‘sell Syrian oil to Iraqi businessmen’

Dutch King addresses people on air disaster

Money from Niger to renovate vandalised office -INEC

US pledges support for election protecting Nigerians rights

UN chief arrives Cairo for Gaza talks

Maitama Sule writes Jonathan, warns of disastrous consequences

Lagos inaugurates panel on burnt BRT buses

INEC plans fresh methods for rural voters’ education

We didn’t say APC has Islamic agenda -PDP

Al-Makura not served impeachment notice -Aide

Group seeks law to register southerners in North

NSCDC arrests five suspects for alleged fuel theft

Chidoka gives self pass mark

Glo lists RMD, Aluwe, 32 others in new campaign

Power generation to hit 10,000MW in December – FG

Transporter seeks ban of illegal FCT motor parks

Reps, striking doctors talks fail, strike continues

MH17 plane crash: Train with bodies leaves Ukraine

FG working on new anti-terror strategies -NSA

71,709 vote for new LCDAs in Ekiti

Impeachment: Nigeria heading for anarchy, says Buhari

Army hands over six vandals to NSCDC

Police arrest interstate thieves in Delta

Nigeria too important to disintegrate –UN

JUSUN to decide on judicial workers’ strike Tuesday

Omisore ‘prayer’ squad in Onitsha pleads for peace

Rivers rising debt profile worries NGOs

Military helicopter crashes in Borno

Ekiti electoral commission submits referendum result to Assembly

No PVC, no voting in 2015 -REC

Northern govs mourn Lukman

PDP criticises Fayemi’s speech after defeat

Federal high court workers join strike

N’ Delta bishops to pray for Chibok girls, Nigeria

NIS parades two policemen over alleged job scam

Adamawa Ag. Gov meets Jonathan, insists Nyako defrauded state

Travellers, maritime workers decry increasing pirates’ attacks

Edo PDP lawmakers seek probe of commissioner, LGs

FRSC trains 70 bank drivers in Niger

Gaza crisis: Families killed in Israeli air strikes

Steven Gerrard retires from England football team

College student charged with Taiwan subway murders

FG stops registration, ‘deportation’ of Nigerians

Lukman, an extra-  ordinary public servant – Mark

DSS denies arresting Ezekwesili

Early HIV drugs may not stop virus -Study

10 dead, 10 missing in China mudslide

B’Haram abducts politician’s wife, children in Borno

China suspends McDonald’s, KFC’s meat supplier

Gunmen kill four in Kenya

MH17 plane crash: Dutch experts examine bodies

43 dead in China highway explosion, 10 detained

S’Sudan rebels break ceasefire – UN

Death toll in Libya airport battle hits 47

India school rape offender to appear in court

Israel denies capture of soldier in Gaza

Drama as lawmakers impeach Ebony Speaker

Rilwanu Lukman, ex-Petroleum minister dies at 76

Kenya defence Twitter account hacked

IPMAN, foreign firm to build refineries in Kogi, Bayelsa

Security operatives harass Ezekwesili at airport

Australia teenager behind Iraq blast

UN calls for Gaza ceasefire

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Two killed as robbers attack Sambo’s wife aide

APC’ll continue to lose unless … –Presidency

Students protest non-native’s appointment as Amosun’s adviser

Private clinics reap from doctors’ strike – Investigation

FRSC officials want career officer as Chidoka’s replacement

Kashamu distributes 66,000 litres of kerosene to Osun residents

Omeruo returns to Boro

Arsenal fail with £24m Carvalho bid

Malaysia Airlines crash: Foreign players abandon Ukraine

Pochettino targets title tilt

Suarez needs help of a psychiatrist —Uruguay President

Gbajabiamila, group oppose Jonathan’s $1bn loan request

Too early to judge Barca —Enrique

I’m not worried about Van Gaal —Mourinho

NLC faults incessant removal of governors

Tour de France: Kristoff wins stage 15

West Brom star hails Ideye

Eagles must focus on Morocco 2015 –Peters

Grand Prix: Chukwumerije laments

AWC: Falcons no longer strongest team –Mabo

Rivers APC says impeachment plot against Amaechi ’ll fail

World Cup trophy damaged

Rory wins Open to seal third major title

Woods eyes Ryder Cup

Musa shines in CSKA win

AWC: Okon warns Falcons

BSN says condom is no solution to HIV/AIDS

Couple dupe victims N20m in fake auction sales

Men in uniform abduct woman in Lagos

NLC knocks govs for disobeying court order

Host communities want share of cement firm’s profit

Obanikoro scores military high on terror war

NSCDC official in police custody for murder

NCS to support research, education with N5m grant

Where are Jonathan’s advisers?

Detecting and dealing with pneumonia

Brazil approves new pesticide to combat coffee beetle

Our hosts not hostile, northerners in S’East/S’South tell ACF

Philips, Mitsumi introduce new lightning products

Champion Breweries set for N11.65bn rights issue

NITDA takes Nigeria-at-Gitex Road-show to Enugu

New products deepens OEM market

NQ Mobile’s auditor change leads to weekly advance

Residents accuse PSP refuse collector of indiscriminate actions

Shop owners in Dolphin Estate lament demolition

Three teenagers die in Edo building collapse

Don’t give up, Kumuyi tells Nigerians

13 Israeli soldiers killed in Gaza fighting

Bandits rob Sambo’s wife vehicles, others, two killled

Health workers tackle NMA, consultants at industrial court

Edo, Delta, Anambra June crashes killed 29 -FRSC

Stop deceiving Nigerians, Atiku tells PDP

PDP alleges strange faces in Osun

Jonathan’s $1bn loan request violates fiscal responsibility act-Group

Italy intensifies fight against trafficking of Nigerians

Impeacment plot against Amaechi will fail -APC

Supreme Court begins annual vacation

FG sues Bayelsa for owing N1.9bn electricity debt

Gunmen kill two in Bayelsa

Police arrest NSCDC operative over alleged murder

Fighting intensifies in Libya over airport control

Incessant impeachments unhealthy for democracy – NLC

PDP denies deal with opposition parties on 2015 -Mark

It’s difficult stopping B’Haram from the South -OPC

Chibok girls sick parents continue hunger strike

Massive corruption behind request for $1b anti-terror loan -APC

Jonathan not behind APC govs’ woes – PDP

Judicial workers’ strike: Govs promoting impunity, says NLC

Host communities want share of Lafarge’s profit

FG to assist victims of Edo flood

No plan to impeach Ajimobi – Lawmaker

James Garner, Rockford Files star, dies at 86

Apo killing: NHRC rejects order against N135m judgment

Chibok: NIPR faults FG’s communication approach

US widow wins $23.6bn tobacco payout

MH17 crash: Pressure grows on Russia over inquiry

Christians flee from Monsul after rebels’ threat

Spanish police arrest ‘Colombian drug lord el Raton’

Egypt border guards killed in western desert

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Top 10 Players of the 2014 World Cup

Niger Delta deserves 100% oil revenue —Falae

Akeem Sodeinde rejuvenates

Timothy Oguntayo adds feather

Ifueko Omoigui-Okauru in view

Erastus Akingbola’s trim form

Alakija scores another

Genny Adeosun retreats

Take Ibori changes gear

Police uncover eight-bedroom kidnappers’ den in Imo

Patrick Koshoni eases pace

Aleshinloye goes calm

Ngozi Nkoloenyi’s gay mood

Chikezie Dozie’s passion

Omosede Igbinedion’s new venture

Flood sweeps away 45-year-old lecturer

APC asks Osun residents to reject PDP’s ‘expired’ rice

How I survived ’94 Iwuanyanwu Nationale plane crash — Nwaigwe

Nyako can return to us — PDP

Fans’ top 2014 World Cup moments

Otigba on target for Heerenveen

Local councils creation: Ekiti conducts referendum

Chelsea complete Luis deal

Juventus swoop for Morata

Ending the cycle of conflict with FIFA

Gatlin wins 200m in Monaco

Drogba closing in on Chelsea return

‘Youths crucial to sports development’

Gunmen kill two in Bayelsa passenger boat attack

Liege demand €5m for Ezekiel

Ajibola Ogunshola at 70: A friend’s recollections and tribute

I will not act in porn movies — Vincent Opurum

APC vows to stop sacking of its govs

North not agitated about resource control — Sani

Oyo PDP lawmakers in moves to unseat gov

Nasarawa: Road transport workers protest against gov’s impeachment

Study examines health, environmental risks of fish farming

Some designers should stop stealing creative works —Vovwe Omoko

My father used to be a boxer — Mustapha Akanbi’s son

Aregbesola may assault me during debate –Omisore

Using dollar to commit economic terrorism (3)

It’s an emergency!

History’s changing face at Cultural Centre

Black-and-white ball

How to look and feel young at any age

Seven killed in Kenyan bus hijack

Man, 20, electrocuted in Dutse

Lawyers express support for judiciary’s financial autonomy

Six injured in Asaba multiple accidents

MH17 crash: Ukraine accuses rebels of destroying evidence

African migrants suffocate on voyage to Italy

Multiple car bombs kill 16 in Iraq

Gunmen abduct NURTW boss in Abia

Flight MH17: Ukraine accuses rebels of looting crash site

Malaysian plane crash: Ukraine accuses rebels of sabotage

500 children found in vermin-infested Mexico shelter

US cautions Israel on civilian casualties

US drone attack kills eight in Pakistan

Gaza: Obama warns Israel amid rising death toll

Pope demands justice for Jewish centre attack victims

China bus crash leaves 38 dead

MH17 plane crash: Ukraine rebels ‘limit investigation’

Friday, July 18, 2014

My first… with Sasha

Shopaholic …with Ice Prince

Awkward moment with Essence

Soul E’s typical DAY

Tips to Bolivia

Man steals iPhone, sends owner 11-page handwritten list of phone contacts

Chinese man collects 5,000 bras in 20 years, prepares to open bra museum

Izikhothane – South Africa’s bizarre money-burning sub-culture

Woman asks surgeon to chop off her leg so she can wear high heels

Rosberg ‘over the moon’ after getting married

Coin depicting Van Persie goal sold out

Ex-Gunner, Bendtner, takes to shooting

Pogba’s dance move video goes viral

Balotelli faces backlash for posing with gun

Ifeajuna: Nigeria’s first Commonwealth Games gold medallist

Owen tips Arsenal to miss out on top four

Simeone, Alonso handed bans

Okore backs Bent to shine

Aogo poised for Schalke return

Rodgers confident ahead of new season

60 pros for Afren-Ikoyi Club national squash tourney

LTV win Vita Glucose D tug of war tourney

Del Bosque refuses to quit

Telecoms Games: Etisalat begin title defense

Pacquiao to face unbeaten Algieri

Para-athletes set for IWAS Junior Games

‘Bayern will benefit from Lahm retirement’

I don’t see myself playing in Nigerian league again – Afolabi

Sharapova stars at the ESPYS awards

CNS Open swimming tourney begins today

FIFA lifts Nigeria ban

Glasgow 2014: Desperation, ambition drive Team Nigeria

Maurice Greene can’t help Nigeria – Udo-Obong

Some lessons from Estadio do Maracana

After a lavish World Cup, more protests loom in Brazil, two years to the Olympics in Rio

I still envy friends who have mothers –Oreofe Williams

I don’t know how to tell my sick mother that my brother is dead –Sibling of man killed by stray bullet

Amazing! Patients pay doctors to use surgical equipment at Igbobi hospital

Gunrunning: Controversy trails Osun LG boss’ arrest

I’ve returned PDP stolen mandate –Fintiri

Experts task govt on Ebola virus spread

Obadare urges prayers for Chibok girls’ rescue

Challenge forced resignation, lawyers tell Ngillari

2015: BON to shut biased broadcasting stations

Stigmatisation of Omodo clans dates back to 1957 – Omodo Secretary

Experts advise workers on office hygiene

Oyeyemi’s book, a manual for brand managers –Ayorinde

Delta police arrest robbers who raped expectant mother

Two bank workers, eight others die in Modakeke robbery

Stop maltreating Hausa in South-East, ACF warns Igbo

We’re not aware of Alariwo’s shooting –Police

‘Jonathan’s visit to Chibok unnecessary’

APC chairmen defect to PDP in Adamawa

Federal retirees decry looting of pension funds

NBC trains 25 female mechanics in Edo

South African Ambassador assures Nigerians of safety

Boko Haram kills 21 in Borno attack

‘Police reckless driving on Orile Road worrisome’

Nasarawa: Soldiers deployed in Govt House, Assembly

Edo asks women to play active role in politics

JUSUN honours Lagos CJ

Amaechi unveils device for monitoring road projects

Top AIDS researcher among victims of plane crash

APC leaders meet to save Al-makura

Nigerian pastors need to be born again

I love wearing bum shorts – Anita Joseph

Insecurity, poor power supply threaten our investments –MTNF

CAKE Village – African Village in America

Aguleri royal fathers receive GUS

Basket Mouth goes to Canada

Remembering Bamidele Aturu

Police arraign guard for theft

South-West: Fayose’s rally, APC’s trouble

Police charge civil servant with cruelty to own baby

Ford introduces new models to Africa, middle east

What would you do if you found out your spouse had a terminal disease after wedding?

Garden Egg

I can never work in a bank –Eazy Lizy

Music intoxicates me –Victor Uwaifo

Doris Simeon goes back to school, movie set

I kept my wife’s corpse in a room for three months hoping she would wake up –Edwin, Christy Essien Igbokwe’s husband

Airtime could drive mobile money services – Ericsson

Romeo breaks away from Crystal band

Environmental impacts of electricity generation

Association demands expansion of access roads to Lagos ports

FG targets additional 22-million tonne food by 2015 – Adesian

Indonesia candidate admits role in abductions

Prison chief urges Nigerians to assist ex-convicts

Gaza conflict: Number of displaced on the rise, says UN

Russia Today reporter quits over ‘lies’ on Ukraine

35 tank farms groan under Apapa four-week gridlock

Militants storm Iraqi air base

Israel ground assault overwhelms Gaza hospital

FG urges power firms to boost supply

NASU calls off four-month strike

Hajj commission fixes N693,636 as pilgrims’ fare

Stop maltreating northerners in the East, ACF warns Igbos

Police arrest robbers that raped pregnant woman

Envoy assures Nigerians of safety in South Africa

Stop intimidating workers for votes, group tells Aregbesola

LASU says no further reduction of tuition fees

FIFA lifts Nigeria suspension

Islamists stone Syria woman to death for ‘adultery’

WHO spokesperon, among victims of Malaysian plane crash

Interpol arrest 1,400 over illegal W’Cup betting

Power crisis: Be patient, BPE tells Nigerians

Benin Central Hospital ready in eight months – Contractor

Pope appeals to Perez, Abbas for Gaza ceasefire

Scores dead as Boko Haram attacks Borno village

Microsoft closes Xbox TV production unit

Russian shares tumble after Ukraine jet crash

Police arrest 22 Nasarawa anti-impeachment protesters

Dozens injured in French train collision

NNPC seeks dialogue with Senate over $262m unremitted revenue

France bans pro-Palestinian rally planned for Saturday

251 killed in 651 Jos six-month crashes -FRSC

Malaysia sends 62 people to Ukraine crash site

Sri Lanka jails politician for tourist murder

Over 5,000 Iraqi’s civilians killed this year – UN

Borno reopens public schools after Ramadan – Commissioner

Ogbulafor disowns membership of Abia gov screening panel

Agency alerts Kaduna communities on impending flood

JAMB flays civil defence for invading Kogi office

New power investor seeks review of electricity tariff

Security operatives lead Maigari to NFF office

Iraq Christians told to convert or face death

Silvio Berlusconi sex conviction overturned

Ethiopian bloggers, journalists charged with ‘terrorism’

Singapore halts destruction of ‘pro-gay’ children’s books

25 graduate in Lady Mechanic Initiative in Edo

Be politically active, Oshiomhole tells Edo women

JUSUN honours retiring Lagos chief judge

$1bn loan to fight Boko Haram delayed

MH17 crash: Ukraine rebels ‘to allow access to site’

Islamic State fighters seize Syria gas field

Envoy denies knowledge of Nigerians on crashed Malaysian plane

IFC to invest $2bn annually in Africa by 2018

Super typhoon Rammasun hits southern China

Malaysia jet crash: Ukraine rebels to allow access to site

India school boycotted after rape of six-year-old student

Mark says ASUP’s demands are genuine

Boko Haram: Jonathan okays more funds for military equipment

Nine killed in shootout and blast in Pakistan

Israel starts Gaza ground offensive

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Police rescue Ekiti prophets from mob

Doris Simeon, Grand Komanda to host Crystal Awards

Tiwa Savage is not my rival – Seyi Shay

Invest in education check terrorism – Gillard tells FG

‘Serena going through difficult period’

FIFA ban: Nigeria beats deadline

Real, Barca top rich list

Ozil donates World Cup bonus to children

Bonus row didn’t cause France defeat –Oshaniwa

Stifling MSMEs growth

Recovering Abacha loot

Re: Nyako’s fall

Stop Boko Haram fast

Panic as hoodlums invade bank

Police rescue two prophets from mob

Traders want govt’s intervention in illegal demolition

SON arraigns man for producing fake motorcycle parts

Ogun police hunt, arrest fleeing kidnappers in Ebonyi

NSCDC arrests men caught with corpse of three-year-old

Pipeline vandalism: Police shut fuel stations, arrest managers

Extend your pet’s life

How have you fared with your health goals?

Humans walking on all fours is not backward evolution

No more a girl entrepreneur

NDIC, Polish bank sign MoU on capacity building

Reject Jonathan’s $1bn loan request, Falana tells N’Assembly

2015: Don’t declare now, PDP govs caution Jonathan

Pollution experts accuse Diezani of withholding salary

Uganda police abuse street children– Human Rights Watch

Russia condemns new US sanctions

Gratuitous state creation proposal

Nigeria move to 34 in FIFA rankings

Judiciary’s budget cut by 100% in three years –Investigation

SON battles vendors of fake phones

Sports Direct profits up 15% to £240m

An introduction to social media risk planning

Jeremiah Useni escapes assassination attempt

Overlapping functions by govt agencies affecting businesses – LCCI

N’Assembly to immortalise Wash Pam

Eight-year-old fetes orphans, pleads for Chibok girls’ release

Airbus, Boeing close to $100bn in airshow deals

N’East APC, Adamawa lawmakers disagree over Nyako’s removal

Bauchi to purify wells for safe drinking

FCTA evacuates 199,425 tonnes of wastes annually -Minister

Russia condemns ‘evil’ new US sanctions

Two die, house razed in Nasarawa anti-impeachment protests

Falana, Omeri disagree over $1bn terror-war loan

Boko Haram destroys 900 schools in Borno -Shettima

Tertiary institutions shun N100bn intervention fund—TETFund

Ukrainian PM orders probe into Malaysian plane crash

Blackberry restructuring for profitability -Official

Abia revenue contractors defy ban on levy collection

Impeachment: Youth groups clash in Adamawa

Okonjo-Iweala meets Borno, Yobe, Adamawa on schools project

Rivers: Police parade five suspected robbers, three kidnappers

Police rescue ‘two prophets’ from mob

213 bag Lekan Are ICT centre certificate

Gunmen attack Useni’s house in Plateau

Judiciary’s budget proposals cut by 100% for three years

Malaysia plane with 295 passengers brought down in Ukraine

Nyako’s impeachment a lesson to other Governors -Umeh

Ogun teachers protest, lock up TESCOM workers

Colleges of education lecturers, staff suspend eight-month strike

Govt agencies’ overlapping functions undermining business – LCCI

Nyako’s impeachment, a lesson to other Governors – Umeh

Israel-Gaza ceasefire deal denied

Fayose faults APC on plot to bomb INEC office

Okonjo-Iweala warns against hasty inauguration of ECOWAS currency

Nasarawa Assembly lists 16 alleged impeachable offences against Al-Makura

Malaysian plane crashes in Ukraine

Oyinlola has refused to work with us – PDP

UNIUYO warns fresh students against social vices

ASUP demands are genuine, says Mark

Uganda police abuse street children, says HRW

Ogun Police hunt, arrest kidnappers in Ebonyi

Don’t focus on oil wealth alone, Jonathan tells Bayelsa

Court vacates order against NFF

Widow petitions IG over son’s kidnap

We’re preparing for elections while in court – Adamawa APC

Imoke advocates more funding for security agencies

FG considers special tribunal for consumer-related row

B’Haram: Jonathan okays more funds for military equipment

Kenya vows to defeat extremism for stability

EKSIEC, PDP row deepens on new LCDAs 

SON arraigns man over fake motorcycle parts

Group seeks law to protect non-smokers in Nigeria

Ex-policeman, prison staff arrested for theft in Bayelsa

Don’t pay civil war reparation to states -Group

Indigenous technology will enhance Army’s operations – Military chief

140 pollution experts accuse Diezani of withholding salaries

Mark says ASUP demands are genuine, advocates dialogue

Lagos okays six-month maternity leave, 10 days for fathers

Job seeker charged with N70,000 theft

Mandela memorabilia to be auctioned is S’Africa

Reject Boko Haram propaganda, Ekweremadu tells media

700 African migrants intercepted off Italian coast

Microsoft set to cut 18,000 jobs

Egypt, Ethiopia to resume negotiations on Nile Dam project

Explore more minerals to grow economy, NIM urges FG

FRSC inaugurates 20,000-capacity number plate plant in Abuja

Nigeria rise to 34th position in FIFA ranking

US actress jailed 18 years for posting poisoned letters

Staff members rape six-year-old girl in India school

Philippines Typhoon death toll hits 38

Ukraine crisis: Russia accused of shooting down jet

Taliban attack outside Kabul airport ends

Kogi Assembly approves nomination of 15 as commissioners

Russia denies reopening of Cuba spy base

Australia votes to repeal carbon tax

Military allow ousted Thai PM to travel abroad

Gunmen kill Tunisian soldiers near Algeria

Typhoon kills 38 in Philippines, millions without power

Court adjourns breach of rights suit against PENGASSAN

We won’t ban tobacco smoking, say Reps

JOHESU sues NMA, says doctors’ strike illegal

FG awards N1.3bn rail contracts

Ukraine crisis: US, EU boost sanctions on Russia

I’ve no governorship ambition, says Fola Adeola

Nyako’s impeachment retrogressive, vindictive –APC, Erubami

Hamas and Israel agree five-hour Gaza ceasefire

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Allegri replaces Conte at Juve

Suarez arrival doesn’t affect Messi –Barca

German media slam players for mocking Argentina

Suspension: Deadline expires today

Emenike boosted my confidence – Babatunde

Glasgow 2014: Offiong Edem promises gold

Twenty injured as S’African plane hits turbulence

South Africa: Metal thieves steal 10km of railway

Two Moscow metro workers arrested after disaster

Sexual assaults: Egypt jails seven for life

Kenya governor in court for Lamu massacres

Politicians and religion

Rescue Chibok girls

Save Owode Ijako

Demise of Raimi

Senseless doctors’ strike

Movie aliens, scary and cute

Court jails illegal oil dealer

Police arrest graduate, PGD holder among suspected robbers

Cops nab robber with aid of ATM camera

NSCDC officials beat up JAMB workers, assault journalists

Abia: Orji vows to arrest commissioner’s killers

Five injured as truck, bus collide on Lagos road

Death should have taken us, not Bamidele –Aturu’s parents

APC: Jonathan desperate, behind Nyako’s removal

The choices before the new Emir of Kano

Financial crisis aided market reforms – Oteh

Using Google+ for marketing

Navy to stop private guards on vessels

‘Poor funding affects rubber production’

Not yet Nollywood of their dream

How government killed our cocoa industry

National confab and ‘feeding bottle federalism

Germany promises technical support for Nigeria’s power sector

France suspends plans for Halal prison meals

Tension mounts over Ekiti LCDAs referendum

‘ECOWAS single currency take-off date no longer feasible’

President seeks $1bn loan to fight Boko Haram

New regulation to cost Maersk $250m

Small businesses groan over shut Abuja airport runway

Group faults APC over security deployment

‘Genes may raise risk of cerebral palsy’

Open 2014: Rose targets second major

Malala and a government in denial

NAFDAC yet to remit N1.44bn operating surplus – FRC

Apapa traffic: Drivers demand truck terminals

Gamesa wins 290MW of wind turbine orders

No worry over depleting oil, gas reserves —Oboarekpe

Do women talk more than men? It’s all about context

Intel rises as sales forecast fuels optimism

Dutch state liable over 300 Srebrenica de

Death awaits politicians seeking power through backdoor –Akpabio

IPMAN to seal fraudulent members’ offices

Poverty can predispose you to mental illness

I’ll defeat Aregbesola, Omisore– LP candidate

Electricity: Low water level causes 330MW loss

Louis van Gaal arrives at Man U training ground

Gaza deaths pass 200 as Israel, Hamas clash

FUNAAB workers protest suspension of union leaders

Poor funding, moribund policies hinder rubber production -NRAN

Danjuma donates N35m for Taraba projects

Mark congratulates new NBA president

Adamawa acting gov appoints SSG

No refund of 35% duty tariff to stakeholders -Customs

Soldiers recover 218 stolen cows in Plateau

EU donates N3.4bn to boost Nigeria power supply

Real Madrid most valuable sports team -Forbes

Sambo, PDP campaign committee strategise over Osun poll

INEC to ban subtle campaigns by aspirants in Enugu

APC alleges plot to burn Ekiti INEC office

Rivers alerts 14 LGs’ residents of impending floods

Osun’s security deployment will be like Ekiti’s – REC

Chibok girls campaigners deny scuttling Jonathan, parents meeting

Delta community asks NPDC to stop oil exploration

ECOWAS single currency take-off date no longer feasible

Tension in Ekiti over LCDA referendum

CLO accuses Amaechi’s aide of embezzling agric fund

Armed robber apprehended with aid of ATM data capture

Jonathan’s obsession with re-election destroying Nigeria -APC

NSCDC officials assualt JAMB staff, journalists in Kogi

Nyako’s impeachment, a danger to democracy -Momoh

Nigeria, India to expand trade partnership – Mark

We’ll expose Boko Haram supporters –Jonathan

Get academia involved in fighting insurgency -Ministerial nominee

BON threatens to shut biased radio, TV stations

Voter card: Reps demand progress report on Osun, others

C’ River seals NTA over alleged N42.5m tax default

‎We are regulating, not banning tobacco smoking -Reps

Nyako’s impeachment, vindictive –Erubami

Ekiti poll: Tribunal strikes out APC motion

Security agencies apprehend fake Boko Haram operative

NYSC asks employers to verify corps members discharge certificates

Sexual harassment: Egypt court jails five for life

APGA targets Lagos, Nasarawa, others in 2015

Ovia becomes Zenith Bank chairman

One killed, another injured in US shooting

Civil defence seeks collaboration among security agencies

11 killed in China rainstorms

Another 12 Gazans killed in Israeli air strikes

Senate confirms Chidoka, Abuja varsity lecturer as ministers

One killed, in India, Pakistan border clash

Name-calling over resource control can cause trouble -Aliyu

Consultants to get N1.3bn for rail lines contracts

Typhoon Rammasun hits the Philippines

Abia uncovers 3,185 ghost workers in LGs

Abia vows to catch Agric Commissioner’s killers

Nine killed, 31 injured in six months -FRSC

FG intensifies checks on anti-malaria drugs

Chibok girls’ parents deny playing politics

No end in sight for Libya violence

Security guard charged with theft

Jonathan seeks $1bn loan to fight Boko Haram

Ukraine: Mediators accuse rebels of stalling talks

Two charged N25m theft

Food prices push June inflation to 8.2% -NBS

Lead us to Sambisa Forest, Danjuma tells Jonathan

UK arrests 660 in child abuse probe

Israel tells 100,000 Palestinians to flee airstrikes

Syria’s Assad sworn in for third term

China’s economic growth picks up

Russia detains two over Moscow metro crash

India probes village councils over child rape’s order

Hong Kong-bound jet hits turbulence, injures 28

Pakistani Taliban leader arrested

‘Abused children’ rescued in Mexico

China removes Vietnam row oil rig

Typhoon Rammasun batters central Philippines

N82.8m fraud: JUSUN strike stalls Okorodudu’s arraignment

Rivers lawmakers summon Amaechi’s aides for alleged fraud

Tambuwal keeps mum on Jonathan’s endorsement by PDP Reps

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Calabar residents seek NDDC assistance on flooding

Suspension: Reps ask minister, NSC DG to resolve NFF crisis

Teams set for South-West Rugby league

Nasarawa target Champions League spot

Shoddy jobs in Imo

INEC and Ekiti poll

Still on Edo crisis

5 % for the North

Nigeria’s jobless growth

Help recover my money

Post-UTME fraud

Obalende health hazard

A rare visual distortion

Search for Miss Intercontinental Nigeria begins

11 authors shortlisted for Nigeria Literature Prize

Jonathan didn’t give us any money—Susan Peters

Fraudsters open five Facebook accounts in Braide’s name

Shot Abia commissioner dies

EFCC drags contactor to court for N16m fraud

Hoodlums invade LG secretariat, injure seven workers

NSCDC arrests 18 suspects

Guard kills Babcock varsity female student in hotel

COEASU suspends strike

Tension as lawmakers insist on Al-Makura impeachmen

Campaigners storm Senate, seek girls’ release

Chibok girls’ parents refuse to meet Jonathan

Lagos accuses PDP of vandalising park

Chibok girls: Dabiri faults FG attitude to campaigners

LASU lecturers suspend two-month strike

‘Security patrol has reduced oil theft’

Group wants end to A’Ibom crisis

Police arrest Boko Haram’s ‘chief butcher’

Amosun, Kaka disagree over classroom donation

FAAC insists on fuel subsidy removal

Medical director calls for public-private partnership

Nyanya blast: Key suspect, Ogwuche, extradited to Nigeria

Costa completes Chelsea move

We’re committed to Jonathan’s 2015 victory –PDP govs

Re: Nigeria’s high HIV/AIDS prevalence rate

Issuing houses pledge support for market development

Messi showed he is human –Raul

S’African metalworkers’ union rejects pay offer

Golden Hearts organises free screening for Ikoyi residents

Infinity Tyres introduces Ramadan offer

Encouraging diversity among workers

Soyinka: Africa’s best at 80

Doctors’ strike: Patients waiting for surgeries cry out

Finally, PDP wrests Adamawa from APC

Jubilant crowds welcome home German heroes

SMEs, catalysts for economic development —Access Bank GMD

French soldier killed in Mali suicide bombing

UN to help Haiti fight cholera epidemic

20 killed in Moscow train derailment

World Cup: Germans welcome conquering heroes home

Protesters, police clash in Cambodia

Group faults Aregbesola over Osun debt profile

SANs condemn Nyako’s removal

Impeachment notice yet to be served on Al-Makura

Acting CJ swears in Adamawa Speaker as gov

Israeli strikes resume after brief Gaza calm

Chibok girls’ parents shun Jonathan’s invitation, Presidency blames opposition

Osun expelled PDP chiefs join APC

FG should negotiate with Boko Haram – Tambuwal

Iranian minister proposes nuclear talks extension

Ivory Coast blocks refugees amid Ebola fears

N82.8m fraud: Police produce Cross Country boss, trial stalled

Northern confab delegates fault Igbo’s N2.4tn reparation demand

Rivers Assembly summons Amaechi’s aides, board chairman

Again, group seeking release of Chibok girls storm Senate

Loyalists hold birthday party for Osoba in absentia

Confad, July15, 2014

Nyako faults deputy gov’s resignation

Nyako’s impeachment, unfortunate development – Saraki

Nyako: Atiku cautions PDP against excessive use of power

Mark advocates stronger public, private partnership

FAAC backs subsidy removal, allocates N755.95bn to FG, states

Amaechi’s successor must come from river side - Group

Jonathan mourns Wada’s father

Colleges of Education lecturers suspend strike

Ekiti women reject gov poll results

FG repatriates Nyanya blast mastermind, Ogwuche

Five killed in fresh Plateau attack

APC crisis: Amosun rejects Kaka’s donation of classrooms

Rivers lawmaker’s abductors demand N200m

New LCDAs: PDP asks CJ to assign case

FG asks BoI to increase credit to MSMEs

Senate passes N271.1bn FCT 2014 budget

Reps ask minister, sports commission to address FIFA suspension

JTF arrests 11 suspected oil thieves

Kumuyi’s visit: Deeper Life tightens security in Calabar

PDP govs restate support for Jonathan’s 2015 ambition

I’ve no governorship ambition – Fola Adeola

Constant security patrol has reduced oil theft – Obanikoro

Alegeh elected NBA president

How FG aids, abets insurgency -APC

VC advocates sanctions over banks ‘sharp’ practices

Police arrest Delta bandits in tricycle

NDIC, Poland sign MoU on capacity buiding

Police arrest armed robbery suspects in tricycle

Adamawa Assembly removes Nyako

Gaza conflict: Israel restarts bombardment

Adamawa deputy governor, Ngilari, resigns

Iraqi parliament elects new speaker

Afghan market car bomb death toll hits 89

Edo Assembly crisis not fuelled by defection – Majority Leader

70 Nigerians in Cote d’Ivoire prisons – Envoy

Oscar Pistorius in row at Johannesburg club

Police arrest Boko Haram ‘chief butcher’ in Balmo Forest

Two dead as Indonesia-bound boat sinks off Malaysia

UniAbuja lecturers suspend strike

Hamas rejects Egypt’s Gaza ceasefire plan

Iraqi army launches assault on Tikrit

Church of England vote backs women bishops

Scolari resigns as Brazil manager

‘Many dead’ in Afghan market blast

Ukrainian military plane shot down

Hague quits as UK foreign secretary

Israel accepts Egypt proposal to end Gaza conflict

Egypt proposes Israel-Gaza ceasefire

Monday, July 14, 2014

2015: PDP Reps endorse Jonathan, Tambuwal absent

Suspension: CAF drops Mba

Conrad moves to boost risk management practice

SWI upgrades Nigeria on transparency index

Ecobank woos high net worth customers

IPSAS adoption will improve MDAs’ audit –AGF

‘Army getting new weapons to combat B’ Haram’

Gani park rally: Fashola calls PDP shameless

Judiciary workers strike paralyses courts

Why Nyako ignored impeachment panel –Gov’s aide

DSS rescues Maduka’s brother from kidnappers

US consul-general to lead election observers to Osun

Reps summon Okonjo-Iweala, others over doctors’ strike

Confab adjourns till August 4

Lagos urges schools to be security conscious

Boko Haram: LASG assures maximum security, urges calm

INEC denies plan to rig Osun election for PDP

Delegates sound earthquake alarm in N’Delta

Delegates want N2.4trn reparation for S’East

Jonathan swears in Victim Support Fund committee today

B’ Haram kills 45 in fresh Borno village attack

‘Fayose’s emergence, a threat to APC in S’West’

Omisore seeks probe of alleged assassination plot

FUNAAB VC frowns on plagiarism

Aviation college facing accommodation problems –Rector

Champions to earn $35m for win

Residents rescue boy, 10, from alleged kidnapper

Vita Health Tug-of-War tourney set to begin

Between Jonathan and Malala

Soyinka: Neither dead nor wasted

GSK China: Corporate investigator charged

State creation not developmental – Bello

Don’t challenge Fayose’s victory, Falana tells APC

Glo, Airtel expand roaming services

2015: Igbo’ll rule Lagos, says Umeh

Libya’s Misrata Airport closes after Tripoli battle

France sets up anti-Islamist force in Africa’s Sahel

Afrinvest to pay N44.2m dividend on NIDF

How Eagles can win World Cup —Afolabi

Robbers raid TIDE Newspapers, kill three

Argentine media hail heart of champions

Beyond the silence of guns and bombs

Messi’s Golden Ball ‘surprised’ Blatter

Indigenous refineries depend on PIB passage

Ukraine military plane shot down near Russian border

Church of England to allow women bishops

Nigeria as Africa’s largest economy not enough -Jonathan

Ecowas pledges support for IDPs

UK judge quits child abuse inquiry

19 rescued as NSCDC raids baby factory in Abia

Daniel, APC, others hail Osoba at 75

Church of England backs women bishops

Impersonator defrauds 700 applicants, arrested in Niger

170 students get PTDF overseas scholarship

Navy parades banker for impersonation, fraud

Doctors’s strike: Reps summon SGF, Okonjo-Iweala, others

Judiciary workers’ strike paralyses courts

LP candidate woos Osun workers with higher wages

NULGE issues 21-day ultimatum to Ekiti govt

North on verge of extinction -Christian, Islamic leaders

Revenue allocation: Conference opts for technical panel’s recommendation, adjourns

APC goes to tribunal to challenge Ekiti gov poll

We’ll visit PDP’s impunity with consequences – Oyegun

Prostitute sells baby for N20,000 in Bayelsa

Lagos plants five million trees in six years -Fashola

APC Petition: We are ready, says Ekiti REC

Steer clear of Bayelsa, ACF warns Boko Haram

Army getting new weapons to combat Boko Haram – Minimah

Build waste disposal plants, FG tells govs

Igbo confab delegates demand N2.4tr reparation

Ex-Delta CJ appointed NJI boss

Osun PDP expels six members ahead of election

Our constraint in rescuing Chibok girls – Jonathan

Adamawa impeachment panel submits report to Assembly

Jonathan promises Malala to meet with Chibok girls

11 killed in fresh attack in Plateau

Why Nyako ignored impeachment panel – Aide

Clergyman advocates better welfare for prisoners

Nasarawa Assembly serves Al-Makura impeachment notice

Lagos courts shut as workers continue strike

Costa Concordia wreck raised from under-sea platform

Court adjourns #Bringbackourgirls rally suit indefinitely

Yousafzai Foundation earmarks $200,000 for Chibok girls education

INEC denying our members permanent voter’s card -APC

Malala seeks solutions to out-of-school children

Samsung supplier suspended ‘for using child labourers’

Tulisa to be tried over alleged ‘drug deal’

Thousands of families flee north Gaza

Eight killed in Egypt’s blasts

Jolie to visit Nauru to check refugee facilities

Thousands flee northern Gaza as Israel responds to attacks

UN relocates staff amid Libya violence

Israeli strikes on Gaza enter seventh day

Police, fans clash after W’Cup in Argentina

Sunday, July 13, 2014

I don’t worry too much about things I don’t get —Ogunshola

Nigerian media deepens B’Haram fears, says Utomi

Continental Re’s premium rises by 28%

Police nab 16 cultists in Ogun

NIC adjourns doctors, FG’s suit till Oct. 13

How we made Nyako gov –Adamawa Rep

Confab: Coomassie, others refuse to sign fresh pact

Stop blackmail, Osun PDP tells APC

B’Haram bombs bridge in Borno

Barca can’t unveil Suarez –FIFA

Nigeria won’t disintegrate, says Aimiuwu

FG tackles desert encroachment with tree planting campaign

‘Vibrant N’Assembly’ll aid democratic growth’

Rivers blames vandals for power shortage

Bayelsa warns residents of impending floods

A/Ibom delegates threaten war over 18% derivation fund

Impeachment: Panel indicts Nyako, absolves deputy

Ogun monarch wins unpaid wage suit

Cement maker sensitises block moulders to building collapse

Manpower development critical to sustainable economy —CIBN

Gold falls as Portuguese bank calms debt concerns

Uduaghan seeks compromise on revenue derivation

Taraba youths ask Jonathan to upgrade minister

Court awards N76m to banker for wrongful sacking

NCDMB, General Electric collaborate on technology transfer

Battle for control of Edo Assembly

Minister seeks collaboration for habitable environment

Oil theft: Senator faults Nigeria’s ranking

LCC trains commercial drivers on road use

Plugging leakages in the fiscal system

Brazil 2014 World Cup final: Argentina 0-0 Germany (Half time)

Enforcement of new number plates pending – FRSC

Malala to pressure FG on Chibok girls

Pope Francis: ‘About 2%’ of Catholic clergy paedophiles

NIS behind negative publications against Moro -Minister’s aide

S’Africa metal workers to intensify strike

Minister’s call for debate, sign of frustration -Consultants

Recruitment: Ekiti accuses FG of marginalising its indigenes

PDP dismisses Wike’s resignation claim

Fayose warns APC to stop monitoring him

Senator queries Nigeria’s rating as highest in oil theft

NOUN matriculates 400 students in Calabar study centre

Fashola, CJ lament, address slow justice system

Ndoma-Egba warns against losing more territories to Cameroon

Police kill three kidnappers, rescue victims

Clerics oppose proposal for churches to pay taxes

Nigeria needs vibrant NASS to deepen democracy –Ahmad

RIvers blames vandals for persistent outage

80% of Abia IGR unaccounted for by agents -Orji

Rivers blames vandals for persistent outage

FCT sacks 18 workers for forgery, age falsification

Okadigbo asks doctors to respect Hippocratic Oath

Israeli troops launch first incursion in Gaza

We will fight terrorism in Lagos – Arewa community

Nigeria will surmount its challenges – Gowon

Boko Haram claims responsibility for Lagos blast

IPMAN decries kerosene scarcity in Cross River

Piracy: NCC invades Aba market

Fayose warns PDP against imposition of candidates

FG arraigns six for abducting Sokoto gov’s friend

Bayelsa forewarns residents of impending floods

One in 50 clergy are paedophiles -Pope

Malala calls on Boko Haram to free abducted girls

Fighting erupts around Libya’s main airport

World Cup final to be filmed in 360° Ultra HD

Aid group sounds South Sudan cholera warning

S’Africa seeks to replace Nigeria in U-20 women W’Cup

Philippines arrests Australian imam

China arrests TV anchor in corruption probe

Van Gaal wants me at Man Utd – Robben

Afghan presidential candidates agree vote audit

Gunmen kill 29 in Baghdad

Gaza: Israel hits security HQ, rocket site

Boko Haram: US envoy, Mark discuss strategies

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Malala flies in for Chibok girls

My man should be goal-getter, not gold-digger – Sisi Oge


FG plans massive security for Osun, 2015 elections

Only legislature can appoint Surgeon General —Health minister

Confab: Kutigi may consult Jonathan over logjam

Three Nigerians jailed in UK for human trafficking

Osun REC opted to go on leave –INEC

Summit: Obama to host Jonathan, others

Poly lecturers suspend strike, classes resume Tuesday

Nigerian military uncooperative, slow to learn – US hearing

Police rescue boy from kidnappers

Adamawa PDP insists on Nyako’s removal

A letter to FRSC

Working or procrastinating? How to work from home

88-year-old woman survives 4 days outdoors

Nigeria’s dangerous game with FIFA

India building world’s highest railway bridge

PFAs invest N228.3bn in real estate

Shakira to perform at closing ceremony

Print delight

Mina Okoloko soft-pedals

Ibidun Ighodalo’s new look

Ikimi made mistake threatening to leave APC — Odigie-Oyegun

World celebrates Soyinka at 80

Nyako impeachment will enhance democracy — Ardo

Why Nigeria’s health sector is ill — Experts

Isabella Ayuk’s latest project

Mashed potatoes, grilled top sirloin steak

I still pound yam — 88-yr-old ex-civil servant

Jonathan congratulates Soyinka at 80

US lightning strike kills one, injures seven

Terrorists planning to attack FCT transport service -Police

UN calls for Israel-Gaza ceasefire

US envoy meets Mark on strategies to end insurgency

Igbo group backs 50% derivation

Afghan elections: US to help solve poll row

Poly lecturers suspend nine-month strike

Terrorist planning to attack FCT transport service – Police

Chinese charged with US military data theft

Israel, militants in fresh fire as Gaza toll rises

7-1 loss will haunt us forever – Scolari

Fuel-laden tanker crashes, blocks Abuja-Keffi highway

Ikorodu road again: Police kill three, hoodlums block highway

Venezuelan airport charges passengers for cool air

Cocaine Worth £25m uncovered in fake bananas in London

Strong quake, minor tsunami hit Japan

Most delegates are interested in acquiring position, wealth – Akiyode-Afolabi

Ex-deputy governors urge Jonathan to seek re-election

Osun commissioner alleges plot to disenfranchise youths, elders

Strike: FG challenges doctors to public debate

INEC toughens regulations on political adverts, campaigns

Brazil plans huge security for World Cup final

Ukraine president vows to act over army deaths

Friday, July 11, 2014

Travel tips to Venezuela

Dreams die first (2)

Law abiding sports citizens

Politics made FIFA drop Nigerian referees – Ajayi

ARS 4: Rivers, Akwa Ibom book tickets to final

Onazi injury exposed Mikel in Brazil –Damola Are

UNHCR grateful to Mikel, Shittu

I dumped USA to avoid being labelled African American– Jelks

Man jailed five years for raping 16-year-old girl

Brazil, Holland battle for third place

NNPC may shun Senate’s order on $218.1m

Poor storage causing rise in food prices – NISER

Rebasing: Economic growth declines to 5.49%

Customs agents shut Lagos airport cargo terminal

Lafarge Africa to produce 12MT of cement annually

IDC urges telecoms operators to improve services

The national anthem is very bland and uninspiring

Police arraign accountants over N3m theft

Shagari tastes Obasanjo’s tender heart

Public sector strikes affect UK schools, services

Nigeria’s population to hit 223.3 million by 2020 –NPC

Will this conference end like others?

It’ll be weird to count the number of my shoes –Adora Oleh

Falling North Sea oil revenue ‘to hit government finances’

The new ‘logistics’ of Nigerian journalism (II)

Osun APC accuses Omisore of assassination plot

Osun poll: Bishop, deputy governor warn against violence

Strike: Poly lecturers decry govt’s negligence

Nyako, deputy governor shun panel

ICPC arraigns worker for collecting double salaries

Controversy trails Uche Ogbodo’s marriage crash

Wande Coal, Chidinma electrify Fayrouz L’Original finale

Confab: Elders, others boycott meeting with Kutigi

What inflated Fayose’s ego ’ll soon blow open–Jide Awe

Mimi gets award

Israel defends Gaza military campaign

Ebola deaths mount in Sierra Leone, Liberia

Troops uncover buried arms in Balmo forest

Rodriguez, Muller, Klose battle for W’Cup Golden Boot

NHRC threatens to sue Dangote over Benue excavation

Stakeholders urge NJC to prosecute corrupt judges

FG challenges NMA to public debate

Bayelsa to blacklist non-performing contractors

Gunmen killed 160 persons in Kaduna villages -LG Chair

Ali’s wife, PDP chairman fight over seat

70 graduate from Nigerian Army school of PR

Vote out PDP, get electricity -Fashola

Two dead, 53 injured in Casablanca buildings collapse

PDP plans assassination of Adeleke, three others -APC

N5.6bn pension scam: EFCC not ready for trial

Aturu fought the good fight —Oshiomhole

Strike stalls Atuche’s alleged N25.7bn fraud trial

2015: INEC tightens regulations on political adverts, campaigns

Bank looters arrested at Lagos Island

I stole okada for my wedding, man tells court

Amnesty International wants UN rights office in CAR

UN questions legality of Israeli airstrikes on Gaza

Ex-AGF, 16 others emerge as new SANs

Adamawa impeachment panel begins sitting

Zambia appeals to Britain for Zimbabwe sanctions’ ease

W’Cup: 60 experts to review Ghana’s poor performance

Regular intake of water, fruits cures piles – Expert

Uduaghan asks immigration to fish out illegal aliens

Ghana disputes World Cup fans’ Brazil asylum bid

Philippine lawmaker arraigned for taking kickbacks

11 dead in China kindergarten bus accident

Collapsed school building: Osun speaker calls for probe

NUT decries loss of 173 teachers to insurgency

Nigeria, India, China to witness urban growth – UN

Nigeria suspended from WAFF

Ebola claims more victims in West Africa

Iraq conflict: Kurds seize oil fields in north

Money laundering: Court decides Ikuforiji’s no-case submission Sept

Ghana World Cup fans seek asylum in Brazil

Gaza crisis: Death toll from Israeli strikes hits 100

FIFA fines Argentina £196,380 for breach of regulations

Seven killed in US apartment fire

Rebels raid Iraqi military base

World Cup tickets: Ray Whelan ‘flees arrest’

Confusion as land speculators engage in gunfight

Rafah border crossing provides hope to exit Gaza

US man sentenced for China spying

Chibok girls: Jonathan’s critics are ignorant, says Abati

Health workers slam NMA over strike

President nominates Chidoka, lecturer, as ministers

Court remands NDLEA offiical for drug trafficking

‘Reward information on terrorist activities’

Amosun, Adeyeye, Sagay, Baba Suwe mourn Aturu

John Kerry in Kabul amid Afghan poll row

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Nigeria needs skilled manpower to drive economy – DG ITF

NCC seeks protection for $25bn telecoms assets

Summer: Airlines may double fares on foreign routes

Romario wants prison for football chiefs

Robben writes off Argentina

Sabella tips Germany

I didn’t put curse on Brazil – Mick Jagger

Agboola tips Omeruo for greatness

Sanchez joins Arsenal

Argentina can beat Germany– Maradona

Amnesty International names CAR war crime suspects

Chinese hackers ‘broke into US personnel network’

Tunisia’s voter registration disrupted by hackers

FAME 2014 concert debuts

Abbey Dee steps into spotlight

Politics is killing Nigerian music industry –Orezi

Lagos internal revenue test

FIFA suspension of Nigeria

Aturu’s death

Ajao Estate link bridge

Super Eagles and match allowances

Stem officers’ recklessness

Politics of rice sharing

Court jails fake chief medical director 10 years

Confusion in OAU over cause of fire

Bus crushes three schoolchildren to death

Lagos command arrests robbers using police uniforms

Pregnant woman tackles policeman over alleged harassment

Gunmen shoot Abia commissioner

DSS parades suspected kidnappers of Jonathan’s uncle, others

He’s a man beyond ages, say Afejuku

Man of graceful style

My jovial, venerated teacher

Court rejects Edo PDP lawmakers’ application

For Soyinka and the men in my life!

Onigbinde, Adokie fault suspension

I don’t tweet –Soyinka

How not to miss a deadline

Utomi’s campaign posters flood Delta

NSE equities value rose by N1.582tn in Q2

Retirees protest non-payment of pension increment

Wale Adesanya, enpowering entrepreneurs

Phillips Consulting inaugurates online recruitment platform

Drone strike kills six in Pakistan

Aturu was a man of uncommon courage -Falana

Federation Cup: Giwa send Rangers packing

FG targets 36% contraceptive rate through family planning

Ondo SUBEB warns teachers against illegal levies

Singapore withdraws gay penguin book from libraries

Pay attention to your health, SAN urges lawyers

FIFA rejects Suarez bite ban appeal

Nigeria lacks capacity to tackle marine pollution –FG

‎Reps ask FG to end poly lecturers strike

Edo suspended lawmakers’ suit to upturn suspension fails

NDLEA arrests 259 suspects in Anambra – Commander

Police dismiss two constables for corruption in Ekiti

NITEL cables vandals arrested in Kwara

Drama as DG disowns director over N17.8m expenditure

Mark says only media can save democracy

We know why APC is angry – PDP

Plateau declares complex, shops unsafe for business

UNEP report: MOSOP sets up committee on Abuja protest

Ekiti poll was manipulated, says Fayemi’s wife

Chibok girls: Coalition dismisses SSS threat

State judicial workers to begin nationwide strike Friday

Reps consider bill to stop casual, contract job

APC govs, chiefs meet to save Aregbesola

Delta community asks NNPC to quit

Confab fails to agree on revenue formula, derivation

Judge withdraws from Olotu’s suit for ‘personal’ reasons

Fake medical director jailed 10 years in edo

Boko Haram takes over Borno communities, ambush soldiers

Nigeria can’t break up – Ex-NIM President

Senate rejects subsidy removal

LASU: Lecturers, management differ over resumption

Synergy among security agencies will curb insecurity -Experts

NDE teaches 21,000 SSCE candidates

Nigeria ready to combat marine pollution – Minister

Firm plans N1.6bn shea butter factory in Niger

Sports promote healthy competition, says Imoke

Infrastructure: ADB to establish resource centre

Germany expels CIA official over US spy row

N1.6tn needed annually for power infrastructure – Gumel

Lagos to combat overcrowded classrooms

Security beefed up in Brazil ahead of Sunday’s final

Navy hands over suspects, vessel to Interpol

Pensioners protest at N’Assembly, block lawmakers, visitors

Tension in Brazil cities over Germany’s 7-1 humiliation

Six killed in US house shooting

CAR declares national mourning as rebels kill 26

Gunmen attack Abia commissioner

Impeachment: Adamawa Muslim council, traditional rulers urge dialogue

EFCC closes case in Fani-Kayode money laundering trial

DSS arrests suspected kidnappers of Jonathan’s uncle

Puyol, Bundchen to unveil W’Cup trophy

Chibok girls: Jonathan, not the problem, says Abati

UK set to pass emergency data law

Confab mourns Aturu

Jonathan nominates FRSC boss, varsity lecturer as ministers

Yemen to deport 44 Ethiopian migrants

Death toll in Ugandan tribal clashes hits 90

Politicians must play by the rule -Edo dep gov

Five suspected homosexuals arrested in Uganda

Kano Commercial bus drivers bemoan poor patronage

We will ensure peace in Osun gov poll – APC

We will ensure peaceful election in Osun – APC

CLO, AYF, others mourn Aturu

S’African police arrest 21 criminals targeting foreigners

Barcelona agrees £70m for Suarez

Ukrainian pilot charged with aiding murder

Scores killed as Israeli jets bombard Gaza

Justin Bieber gets two years’ probation in egging case

India set to present federal budget

Iraq rebels ‘seize nuclear materials’

NLC, group seek quick freedom for Chibok girls

Moddibo denies meeting Nyako over impeachment

My late dad still on Abia payroll —Commissioner

Gaza situation ‘on knife-edge’, says UN

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Lanlord accused of defiling tenant’s daughter gets N2m bail

Recalled yogurt tied to fungus infections — Study

Jonathan funding Osun poll with missing $20bn – APC

Don’t sell your votes, Olunloyo advises Osun electorate

Oyedepo commends Aregbesola over education policy

PDP won’t beg ex-president, ex-governors – Fayose

Navy exposes impersonators

Seme Customs generate N1.084bn from car imports

NPA convenes stakeholders’meeting over Apapa gridlock

Keystone Bank supports rice production

ARM to launch $250m infrastructure fund

CBN gives finance companies 18 months to recapitalize

Lekki Garden decay

Import of Osun election

Make NECO compulsory

Abacha’s son’s charges

IG and police promotion

Noun isn’t the only name

Still on Ekiti election

Ogun cops arrest 1,227 suspects, recover N77m

Police arraign artisan for hitting man with hammer

N4.8m scam: Court jails cooperative society boss, scribe

Robbery gang: PDP aspirant identified among suspects

Tension as hoodlums destroy 40 cars, create mayhem

Mourners clash with touts in Lagos motor park

Osun: Two injured as new school building collapses

Reps probe failed $470m CCTV projects

Your smartphone may be a source of pain

Ondo FA redeploy coaches

UK house prices rise as economy improves

Shekarau becomes education minister, others get portfolios

Recommend corrupt judges for trial, NBA tells NJC

Confab elders recommend 5% devt fund for North

Nigerian manufacturers deserve the stick

Why I don’t watch football

Defeat shocks Brazilian press

Legal framework delays inland container depots – Shippers

Social media can increase your brand value

Lagos to experience blackout as TCN maintains facilities

CBN defended naira with $17.58bn in six months

Content owners seek better share of advertising revenue

Stay afloat when it gets tough

Govt inaugurates education research network

Ethiopian most wanted man arrested

S’Sudan celebrate independence despite conflict

Portuguese shares underperform in Europe

Reps fine-tune Electoral Act for 2015 elections

Shareholders endorse creation of Lafarge Africa Plc

Oil: SPE advises African govts on value maximisation

Snowden applies to extend his stay in Russia

Two men jailed five months for stealing cement

That perfect profile for your online efforts

DPR promises 72-hour service permit processing

Badminton star Abah hopeful

Mike Tyson defends Suarez

Iraq crisis: Fifty bodies found south of Baghdad

Polish doctor dismissed in abortion refusal case

102 house owners emerge in Lagos home draw

Justin Bieber to be charged with vandalism

S’West delegates reject five per cent fund for N’East

Landlord accused of defiling tenant’s daughter gets N2m bail

We will win Osun, PDP vows

China urges ceasefire between Palestine, Israel

Confusion as police kill two monkeys, arrest owners

Delegates retain Land Use Act in constitution

Nigeria partners South Africa to boost power supply

Jonathan, Nigeria’s number one enemy -APC

FIFA hammers Nigeria, suspends NFF indefinitely

Oyo, Osun retirees lament unpaid pension

No plan to acquire Cameroonian territories -NSA

I will not seek Jonathan’s help now – Nyako

BEDC arrests seven fraudulent staff in Ondo, Delta

Gunmen kidnap Rivers lawmaker

‘FG not behind Maigari’s removal’

Boko Haram: Jonathan admits Nigeria passing through stress

EFCC arraigns Taraba AG for N1.56bn fraud

NJC should recommend corrupt judges for prosecution – NBA, others

FRSC to impound cars with fake customs papers

Balmo forest: FG probes politicians sponsoring terrorists

Delegates divided on modalities for implementing decisions

BPE opposes motion to stop power station privatisation

Health workers berate NMA over strike

Boko Haram putting Nigeria under stress -Jonathan

APC lawmakers want police to vacate Edo Assembly

FG, firm sign MoU on infrastructure financing

Wike’s group threatens to stop Rivers water, sanitation loan

Jonathan leaves for ECOWAS summit in Accra

2015: National Assembly pledges collaboration with UN, EU 

Election funding: Balarabe’s party, others sue INEC, EU

APC dismisses crisis, set for Delta LG polls

Senate moves to create bio-safety management agency

UBA Pensions pays N3.5bn to 25,000 retirees

Reps probe failure of $470m CCTV projects

Two killed in plane crash in central Poland

GoTV, C’River sponsor athletics, swimming championship

France reinforces anti-Jihad plan to avert terror attacks

Ogun police arrest 1,227 suspects in six months

Bayelsa women protest, lay seige to Shell facility

Pilgrimage to holy land not a jamboree -Aliyu

ECOWAS Parliament tackles Nigerians’ problems in Ghana

Kano LG election tribunal begins sitting

Yadudu wrote 1999 Constitution alone – Delegate

NAFDAC, NDLEA partner to fight drug abuse

Political activists’ detention in Sudan worries EU

FG to combat flooding with water management solutions

Ekiti PDP threatens to sue Assembly

Pension scam: Abia suspends treasury officers’ salaries

States creation’ll result in wastage of resources –Tinubu

EFCC tasks public officers on budget tracking, monitoring

Five die in US severe storms

NECO holds test into Unity Schools July 12

FG to float N30bn terrorism victims support fund

Snowden asks to extend Russia stay

World Cup 2014: Brazil boss Luiz Felipe Scolari on ‘worst day’

Abia: Shelve gov ambition, groups tell Ihejirika, Nwogu

Pistorius trial reaches final phase of closing arguments

World Cup 2014: Brazil in shock after humiliation by Germany

Iraq confirms rebels seized chemical arms site

Police find 50 bodies in Iraqi’s Babil province

Somali security chiefs sacked after al-Shabab attack

Six killed, 25 missing in China mudslides

Four new ministers get portfolios, Yuguda moved

Chibok girls: Court rules on Melaye’s suit July 21

80 injured in South African train crash

Seven killed in Algeria truck crash

Israeli bombardment of Gaza escalates

Syrian opposition body elects new president

Somali troops retake presidential palace from Al-Shabab

US warns Europe over Syrian fighters

Iraq confirms rebels seized chemical site

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

A helicopter of one’s own

Bombing: Keyamo’s absence stalls Charles Okah’s trial

NDLEA impounds 1.370kg of cocaine from smuggler

Visual artists capture Soyinka in different strokes

In Redefinition, BeeCee seeks acceptance

Selfie is toast of 2014 LagosPhoto Festival

Appearance is vital in showbizness –FAB

Taxation on books is immoral – Dayo Alabi

Lumina, Glo crown Akin Bello with $20,000

Lagos proposes ‘Rent to Own’ home policy

Poultry farmers want space at Umuahia market

‘Quality education’ll end farmers, herdsmen’s clash’

We can’t return Oduah’s cars without Jonathan’s approval —Minister

Group advises FG on Chibok girls’ search

‘FG has provided 2,734 latrines’

Northern leaders urged to assist in B’Haram fight

Rivers, PDP disagree over $280m water loan

Dikko buried in Kaduna

Aduba, Delta CP, retires

Osun monarchs seek creation of Oduduwa State

Minister laments as doctors refuse to end strike

Soldiers’ deployment: PDP, APC Reps clash over President’s power

Resource control debate deadlocked, confab adjourns

Gunmen invade UNILAG, shoot student

Driver crushes conductor to death

C’ River police arrest 19 ‘one chance’ thieves

Cops nab suspected fake football agent

Police rescue man caught with corpse in Lagos

Court remands three for killing man

Edo crisis can’t intimidate me —Oshiomhole

Suarez faces legal battle

Caballero joins Man City

Tinubu unfit for Senate –PDP

Battle of dribblers:Messi faces Robben

Chibok girls’ll be rescued soon –Jonathan, Obasanjo, others

Djokovic credits Becker for return to form

Osun: INEC refutes hindrance to voter card distribution

Nobody can become Lagos gov without Tinubu –Alobo-Bakare

Ford appoints new CEO

Emerging stocks at new 13-month high

Biometric registration of bank customers begins in Lagos

Naira flat amid weak demand for dollar

Aurier keeps options open

Before Confab submits its report

Kuwaiti opposition hold rally as leader freed

Foreign-certified accountants can’t practise in Nigeria –ICAN

Jonathan appoints MD for Ogun-Oshun River Basin Authority

ATSSSAN shelves strike as NCAA meets workers’ demands

End naira notes scarcity

Firm advocates team building

NFF crisis: Minister dismisses threat of FIFA ban

Vatican bank sees profits plunge

Dikko buried in Zaria

Ebola: 25 more deaths confirmed in W’Africa

Nebo inaugurates automated payment system for power sector

Kano employs 998 teachers, distributes appointment letters

Jonathan won’t endanger lives of Chibok girls -Abati

Senate moves to tighten migration into Nigeria

Ogun APC crisis: Osoba’s faction may defect to SDP

Nigeria to change global negative perception through tourism

Strike: Minister kicks as doctors make fresh demand

Stalemate on resource control forces confab to adjourn

Electoral fraud: Ex-gov Osunbor sues NHRC for indictment

Rivers CP dismisses JUSUN’s insecurity claim

Depositors’ funds: CBN, NDIC disagree over banks’ supervision

Edo crisis: I cannot be intimidated, says Oshiomhole

My father provoked me -killer son

Police arrest suspected operators of Rivers baby factory

Buhari, APC govs shun Council of State meeting

Ex-Minister, others back 50-year jail term for corrupt judges

NUJ turns back Adamawa impeachment panel from office

Jonathan must approve return of bullet-proof cars -Minister

Eight injured in Tanzania restaurant bomb blast

Chibok girls will be rescued soon -Council of state

Impeachment: Nyako evades journalists

Nigeria loses $2bn to gas flaring – Environmentalist

Northerners’ identification: Senate refuses to apologise to Okorocha

Kano sues Okonjo-Iweala, PPRA over Petroleum Support Fund

Ivorian national team needs younger players – Sports minister

Bayelsa seeks N40bn to complete cargo airport

IPMAN has 13.2million employees -Chairman

OPIC to spend N1.8bn on Agbara industrial estate

Senators accuse FG, states of diverting ecological funds

NEPC sets up exporters’ clusters for Edo, Delta

Rivers, PDP disagree over $280m water, sanitation loan

Niger to unveil new Certificate of Occupancy in Aug

60 hospitalised in China over suspected food poisoning

Oct. 1 bombing: Keyamo’s absence stalls Okah’s trial

Poultry farmers appeal for space at Abia market

MDGs: FG has provided 2,734 VIP latrines, says Presidency

Nomadic education’ll end farmers, herdsmen clashes -Dikko

Two robbers in the dock

Senate urges doctors to call off strike

C’ River police arrests 19 ‘one chance’ thieves

Cross Country boss absence stalls N82.8m fraud trial

Three security guards in the dock for indolence

One injured in UNILAG shooting

New Plateau CP vows to tackle criminals, killings

Why Oduduwa State must be created -Traditional rulers

Confab gets INEC ballot boxes for voting

Why Oduduwa State must be created – Traditional rulers

FAAN to close Abuja airport runway again

Jonathan, Obasanjo, Babangida, govs in crucial meeting

UN recognizes gay marriage for its staff

Omisore afraid of his shadows, says APC

Oscar Pistorius defense trial adjourned until August

Israel orders IDF for Gaza ground offensive preparation

Four NATO members, 12 others killed in eastern Afghanistan

World Cup breaks online streaming record

Afghan crisis: Defiant Abdullah claims victory

Chinedu Echuruo, black enterprise innovator

Japan urges evacuation as typhoon moves in

Police arrest six-member gang in Lagos

US warns of political chaos in Afghanistan

Pistorius witness ‘too close’ to be credible

We can cope without Neymar – Scolari

World Cup tickets official arrested

Monday, July 07, 2014

Israel launches new air strikes on Gaza Strip

Farouk Lawal’s trial stalled, adjourned till October

SANs defending corrupt judges are also guilty —CJN

Doctors Strike: NMA in closed-door meeting, takes decision today

NIIT scholarship test gets July date

African govts waste money participating in World Cup – Shehu Sani

Three injured as gunmen shot at Jos worshippers

Ikuforiji: Court rules on no-case application Friday

‘80% of B’ Haram attacks not reported’

Govt using cooperative societies for improved welfare ─Fashola

2015 Elections: Police ban licence for arms acquisition

EFCC arraigns three for stealing dead men’s N141.7m

Again, delegates clash over resource control

Worldwide, healthy moms have babies of same size

Samsung unveils Galaxy K Zoom

Firm restates commitment to improving ICT education

Huawei introduces server, storage products

Develop home-grown ICT solutions, expert urges professionals

Polygamy and real estate investment

Pregnancy: ‘300,000 women die in 2013’

Future of content marketing

Ways to help build your integrity

PDP, APC members clash in Osun

Stoichkov warns Barcelona over Suarez

A nation disunited under one football

Di Stefano dies

I remain PDP secretary —Oyinlola

CBN extends BDCs’ recapitalisation deadline to July 31

Beware of fake car auctions on Facebook

Confab c’mittee seeks higher allocation for states

Motorist kills bachelor, mother of two

Performance assessment: Power firms to know fate tomorrow

Ekiti election

Sisi: Extremists destroying the region, threatening the world

Dad’s killer facing disciplinary committee –RUN VC

Runway closure: Airlines count losses

Robben, Van Persie threat worries Mascherano

No to state police

FIFA clears Zuniga

Hold leaders accountable

Heart disease, high blood pressure, and heart failure

Basketball: DStv playoffs set to begin

Robben hails magic Van Gaal

CBN shifts BDCs’ recapitalisation deadline to July 31

Water war threatens Syria lifeline

NMA in closed-door meeting, decides on strike Tuesday

One killed as earthquake hits Mexico

Nyako: Impeachment panel begins sitting

Germany to charge foreign motorists

Soldiers raid Boko Haram forest, kill 44 insurgents

ManU unveils new kit at OId Trafford

CACOL demands probe of Fadipe’s murder

We don’t have any job for Keshi -SAFA

Censors board to destroy pornographic movies worth N10m

FG moving closer to finding Chibok girls -Omeri

Police recover 17 stolen vehicles, arrest nine gang members

Rivers Assembly okays $280m loan for water, sanitation

Nigerite unveils Klassik Ceil

Thieves raid departing tourists again in Brazil

Japan islands brace for powerful typhoon

Palestinian teen’s ‘murder suspects confess’

SANs who defend corrupt judges are also guilty – CJN

Niger plans free education, skill acquisition for inmates

R’Madrid legend Alfredo Di Stefano dies at 83

Four die of generator fumes in A’Ibom, family kicks

Confab delegates divided over resource control

Rivers judiciary workers’ll continue strike -Official

Caution your men, Edo lawmakers tell Jonathan

FG to grow pension fund assets to N16tr

NLC’s call for military probe, counter-productive -Senator

Abiola’s efforts wasted –Okei-Odumakin

Ikuforiji: Court to rule on no-case application July 11

Ekiti Deputy Speaker, NASFAT urge Muslims to pray for peace

Soyemi appointed as MD, Ogun-Osun River Basin Authority

Massive earthquake hits Mexico-Guatemala border kill four

FG trains 613 nomadic teachers on skill development

‎80% of Boko Haram attacks not reported -Rep

Pope Francis begs forgiveness for Church sex abuses

Why states must earn more than FG -Confab committee

Hamas vows revenge for Gaza strikes

Missing bank manager hangs self in Ogun

Anger at confab over creation of states

Afghan’s Ashraf Ghani leads in early vote count

Don’t politicise UNEP report, group tells FG, Shell

First plane to land in Bayelsa in October 2015

Environmentalist seeks ban on non-biodegradable plastics

Two fans die in W’Cup fight in Kenya

Golden Eaglets beat Egypt 4-2, leave Cairo for Calabar

Govt, private partnership will enhance health care delivery -CMD

Terrorism’ll soon end, says Minimah

PDP lawmakers hold plenary in Edo Assembly

ICT ‘ll drive workers’ efficiency -Amosun

TV channel defends Pistorius footage

Iraq political, military fightback stumble

Pope Francis holds meeting with sex-abuse victims

Edo PDP lawmakers hold separate plenary

Australian court stops migrant move to Sri Lanka

Ukraine to block cities held by pro-Russian rebels

Two killed, others injured in US shooting

Nigerians in US hold rally against Boko Haram

Georgia ex-President Shevardnadze dies at 86

Ebola: Ghana reports suspected case

16 killed in Vietnam military helicopter crash

Five children killed in Afgan rocket attack

Pope to hold meeting with sex abuse victims

Australia hands over 41 asylum seekers to Sri Lanka

Ukraine retakes two more rebel-held cities

Israeli strikes kill nine Palestinian militants

Sunday, July 06, 2014

Economy & Reserves: Between the truth and govt clarifications

Oshiomhole, APC jittery over defection —PDP

B’Haram: Damboa residents flee to Maiduguri

Reps seek power for INEC to deploy soldiers

Nigeria needs prayers —Atiku

Ghana bourse set for two IPOs

ETPs worth N4.4m traded last week

Analysts confident about market performance

Turkish resort appealing to second home owners, celebrities

NCRIB introduces laws to flush out charlatans

Lagos pays N26.2bn to 4,990 pensioners

Amended Pension Reform Act excites pensioners

Lack of understanding hinders insurance growth –Alford

UK landlords report downward trend in voids

Rental growth recorded in Nairobi, Dubai

IBM to help fight China’s war on smog

Boeing 737 fuselages damaged in train derailment

Lagarde hints at world growth forecast cut

Daimler expects China sales to surpass Audi, BMW

Delek in deal to sell control of Phoenix

Quantity surveying body calls for public procurement council

Odusolu charges builders on professionalism

Three Europeans kidnapped in Libyan western town

Suspects held over Palestinian murder

OPIC to demolish illegal structures in Isheri

Property prices up 1.4% in Australian cities

Demand better accountability from underwriters, NAICOM urges shareholders

IGI subsidiary to list shares on Kenyan Exchange

Premium PFA commends signing of new Pension act

Still on Chibok girls

Towards ending bloodletting

Female Boko Haram suspects

Ogun urban renewal

APC’s shoddy plans

Oyo anti-street trading war

EFCC probes Justice Olotu for N2bn accounts

Ex-NURTW boss, Tokyo escapes assassination in Ibadan

‘12 million Nigerians are infertile’

Doctors meet, may call off strike today

Ikoro-Ekiti rejects new LCDAs

Police storm Abeokuta bank for alleged N30m fraud

State creation: S’East govs hail confab, MOSOP kicks

State creation: Ex-minister applauds delegates

Slain human rights widow, son demand justice

LASG improves medical access through technology

Ajimobi, MAN preach peace at Ramadan lecture

Muslims want Sultan to lead dialogue with B’Haram

Impeachment: Nyako declares public holiday

Stop wasting resources, APC tells Aliyu

Falana wants Jonathan to review strategy on terrorism

‘Retrogressive politics’ll soon end in Kwara’

63 abducted Borno women escape from B’Haram

Teachers strike: Avoiding the Benue model

Re: Fayose’s politics of ‘grass-roots politics’

Mobile court convicts 26 for sanitation offences

How dad turned me into a robber –Suspect

Residents express worries about ditches on road

Teacher wrongly accused of kidnap demands apology

Redeemers varsity student kills dad at Redemption Camp

Egypt raises cigarette, alcohol prices

Bamidele cautions Fayemi on Ekiti poll

Jonathan should stop using soldiers for elections —Amaechi

Etisalat’s Easybusiness gets Super BB, Super Data plans

Manufacturers of energy drinks are deceivers – NAFDAC

Juveniles who became men on death row

NDIC seeks judges’ support for financial system stability

Glo subscribers win in centenary lottery

South-West tired of APC– Clark’s wife

Jideonwo’s manifesto for all generations

How prepared are you for cashless Nigeria?

NBA election: The President we need

Neuer is world’s best keeper –Kahn

I’m ready for PDP forces – Aregbesola

Firm creates awareness on roof restoration

Firm boosts implementation of CBN’s IT standards

Kenyan coastal region hit by deadly attacks

Oscar Pistorius: Can we decide his fate online?

UK ministers to woo Modi during India visit

Presidency forced Jega to replace Osun REC – APC

Boko Haram member killed in Kaduna shootout

I’ll run for Presidency, says Balewa’s son

Indonesians in Nigeria vote ahead of presidential election

Afghanistan rejects proposal to ban Facebook

Pistorius lawyers condemn leaked re-enactment video

21 inmates regain freedom in Edo

2015: I’ll run for Presidency, says Balewa’s son

‘Stomach infrastructure’ not responsible for Fayemi’s defeat -Bamidele

NCAA may demolish masts, buildings on flight paths

Consultants opt out of NMA strike, resume work

100,000 farmers redeem agro-inputs under GES/TAP

Abiola’s political beneficiaries ungrateful -Odumakin

Rivers accuses cooperative groups of illegal acts

Military power alone can’t defeat terrorism -US

NDIC seeks judges support on financial stability

NMA meets on Monday over strike

Body names World Fashion varsity after Jonathan

NMA to meet Monday, may call off strike

Don faults Reps’ recommendation on cement grade

Military power alone can’t defeat terrorism – US

Group drags Edo lawmakers to court

Jonathan should review strategy on terrorism – Falana

Start anti-graft fight from civil service -Senator

Muslim professionals ask Sultan to discuss with Boko Haram

26 convicted in Kogi for sanitation offences

Delegate faults Confab’s endorsement of more states

Dickson to review Bayelsa masterplan

Police arrest son for killing father in Redemption Camp

Admit your failures, Niger APC tells Aliyu

Oshiomhole, APC jittery over defection, says PDP

Tokyo escapes assassination in Ibadan

12 million Nigerians are infertile, says AFRH

Oshiomhole, APC jittery over defection – PDP

Justice Olotu under probe for alleged N2bn accounts -EFCC

22 UNN students cheat death in crash

Police storm Skye Bank over alleged N30m fraud

Jonathan’ll regret releasing Boko Haram detainees

US presses Israel over teen ‘beaten’ in Jerusalem

Ukraine rebels regroup after losing Sloviansk

Suspects held over Palestinian teenager’s murder

German Chancellor Angela Merkel begins China visit

Cuba resists speedy economic reforms

11 die in Poland plane crash

Power outage as storm hits Canada

Palestinian teen burnt alive, autopsy report indicates

Four killed, dozen injured in US boat crash

Gunfire reported in Kenya’s Lamu district

Confab’s decision on primary schools spells doom — NUT President

Group empowers traders

Nyako flays impeachment panel

2015: Security agencies probe northerners movement to South

Eleven dead in Poland parachute club plane crash

13 killed as gunmen attack Kenya’s Lamu district

Saturday, July 05, 2014

Ekiti voter-values: An aberration?

Femi Atilade gets busy

Meet Tomi Osholake

Akpata celebrates

Double delight

Funsho Kupolokun loses wife

Pastor Odukoya’s twin celebration

Abdullahi Arisekola-Alao’s double misery

NFF congress approves Maigari’s removal

Soyinka, Falana condemn soldiers’ rampage

1994-2014: Top Eagles who missed World Cup

World Cup match balls since Uruguay ’30 (2)

Ohanaeze backs Okorocha on ID card for northerners

Doctors’ strike: We are helpless, say patients

Conquering the world of graphics

Confab threatened as consensus group splits

I don’t want my son to die — Patient’s father

‘We have nowhere to go’

Re: Legal education in Nigeria

Conference under scrutiny

Zuniga apologises for Neymar injury

FG’s inaction pushed us to strike —NMA President, Obembe

My relationship with Phyno –Mo’Cheddah

I told my wife to quit acting — Okey Ogunjiofor

Dad taught us to be frugal – Demola Ade-Ojo

Delegates happy as confab monetises food

I’m confused — Diabetic patient

Riggers among confab delegates

We’ve not called off strike — NMA President

National Sports Festival has failed — Ojezua

Ejiga wants corrupt Nigerians shot

Landlords disagree with Shell over compensation

My dressing is more sober now— Alali Hart

NFF congress sacks Maigari, board members

Pope calls destruction of nature a modern sin

Ugandan troops kill CAR rebels ‘in error’

Ekiti election didn’t affect Tinubu’s relevance –Kola-Balogun

Nigeria is largest recipient of aid on HIV/AIDS prevention – Entwistle

FG plans content access to replace radio licence fees

Restrict children while driving, FRSC cautions parents

Niger promises to support investors, boost food production

Vitafoam decries unfriendly business environment

2015: Security agencies probe northerners movement

Omisore campaigning with armed terrorist, says APC

Indian nurses stranded in Iraq return home

Indian nurses freed in Iraq return home

Iranian pilot killed fighting in Iraq

Argentina military officers convicted of bishop’s murder

Egypt court sentences Brotherhood leader

Ukraine rebels abandon stronghold

Five killed in Somalia parliament complex bomb attack

Edo woos science teachers with 40% bonus

DSS bars journalists, visitors from NFF building

UK court sentences entertainer for sex abuse

Australia in row over Tamil asylum seekers

Germany summons US ambassador over spy arrest

Ethiopian facing death penalty extradited from Yemen

Germany summons US envoy over spying

Egypt raises fuel, electricity prices

UK Jihadists’ assets frozen by Treasury

Senegal Prime Minister Toure sacked after poor election

Friday, July 04, 2014

Injured Neymar ruled out of World Cup

Boko Haram: Panic in Abuja over increasing attacks

FG contravenes constitution by funding local govts–Darah

Mimiko lauds cleric over N20m children’s ward

Journalist loses wife to doctors’ strike

Tinubu no longer relevant in South-West –Agbaje

Nicki Minaj shared her near-death experience at BET Awards

Transformer racketeering continues amid poor power supply

Mr. President writes for Washington Post

The Olugbo’s Bentley that caused stir at Aso Rock

Rivers 2015: Ogoni, coastal area jostle to succeed Amaechi

FG should ignore striking doctors –Akintayo, PSN President

Does genital piercing enhance sexual performance?

Dreams die first (1)

Time to say goodbye, Keshi

I started life as a mechanic –Chief Ademola Dada, chairman, Island Club, Lagos

Nigeria’s technical colleges where students learn with 50-year-old equipment –Uncovered

Niger poly, college workers get pay rise

HND holders sue FG for alleged discrimination

FG expresses doubt over Sanusi’s suit withdrawal

I refused to go to the University because I wanted to be a photographer –Tunde Kelani

Pastor offered me N2.5m for boy, made love to me in dream – ‘Prayer warrior’ accused of kidnapping co-tenant’s child

Tension in Plateau over LG boss inauguration

Chibok girls: Seven parents die of trauma

Oyedepo charges varsities on terrorism

Jonathan wades into NFF, Eagles crises

I quit as a manager in Guinness to go into fashion –Mai Atafo, celebrity clothier

122 million Nigerians against terrorist attack –Report

Oyo workers’ salary now N4.6bn –Ajimobi

I was jailed for the death of my only daughter –Pamela Mojekwu, former celebrity fitness expert

Express scripts cuts payments for customised drugs

Size does matter but…

Stay off South-West, OPC warns Boko Haram

Edo lawmakers quarrel over Assembly renovation

ARS: Kwara coach confident of team

One computer, one generator can transform schools

The professional singer vs the amateur singer (I)

Adamawa judge sets up panel to impeach Nyako

Business woman charged with breach of trust

FIFA threatens to suspend Nigeria over Maigari

NMA strike ends on Monday, says Health Minister

Pentagon grounds F-35 fleet after runway fire

China attacks Japan for ‘barbarous’ past

Strike forces General Motors to close S’Africa plant

I’ll continue if my contract is extended -Keshi

Council warns new vet doctors against unethical practices

Germany beat France 1-0, qualifies for S’Final

My son’s resignation from govt shocking -Oba of Benin

Salesman in court over alleged N1.9m fraud

FG receives HND, varsity degree dichotomy report

BRT, LAGBUS withdraw vehicles from road

Adamawa CJ sets up panel on Nyako’s impeachment

Edo lawmakers trade words over Assembly repairs

FG doubts Sanusi’s withdrawal of suspension suit

HND graduates sue FG for alleged discrimination

Doctors’ strike claims Kwara journalist’s wife

Iraq’s PM vows fight for third term

We didn’t have information on Imo registration – Senator

Oyo floats health insurance scheme for Okada riders

Negotiate with Boko Haram, Chibok community tells FG

Man, 27, charged with theft

No bombs found in Abia -Police

Fayose distributes 14,000 bags of rice to Muslims

UPN to begin registration of members July 15

AFCON play-offs: CAF disqualifies Equatorial Guinea

NTDC partners council to boost tourism

Syria conflict continues amid refugee crisis

FCT minister orders registration of aliens

Jonathan not involved in plot to impeach me –Nyako

Troops arrest three suspected female terrorists in Adamawa

Orji urges Jonathan to declare for 2015

FG plans school agric clubs, targets higher food production

Protests hit Egypt on coup anniversary

Abuja residents bemoan disruption in water supply

Soldiers on the rampage on Ikorodu Road, burn BRT buses

Doctor arraigned over sex attacks on boys

Mother of pupil stabs teacher to death

Ex-editor, Coulson, jailed 18 months over phone hacking

Palestinian family to bury murdered teenager

Gunmen storm Libya’s cultural minister’s house

Facebook buys video ad tech firm, Liverail

Hamas to announce Gaza ceasefire

Hurricane Arthur hits US city

Ebola: W’African states agree on strategy

Oshiomhole cancels teachers’ competency test

Impeachment: Court dismisses Nyako’s application

Fashola gives automatic employment to 200 graduates

APC slams Jonathan over re-election campaign

Igbeke replaces late Akunyili

Flyover collapses in Brazil World Cup host city

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Ogun APC rep defects to PDP

Probe Ogun councils, CDHR tells EFCC, ICPC

Senators blast Okorocha for ID policy for northerners

Keshi should remain as coach —Ikhana

Kefee to be buried on July 11

Charly Boy’s bold appearance at father’s funeral

Female rappers are not appreciated in Nigeria –Kel

Police arraign ticketingofficer for stealing N500 tickets

Residents stranded as okada riders protest member’s death

169 Fraud: EFCC drags ex-scribe, accountant to court

BRT driver in court for causing accident

Unidentified man tears window net, steals four-year-old girl

Man, 32, goes missing on way to church

Unilever rallies investors to Nigeria

Nigerians to get loans for locally-assembled cars

Resolve bank customers’ complaints in 30 days –CBN

FG, indigenous investors to electrify rural areas

Operators blame minister for marginal bid round delay

Marketing should be creative and innovative

Efficient event-planning strategies

Evaluating a potential opportunity

Should dogs be fed raw or cooked food?

Obesity is an enemy, prevent it!

Scientists use stem cells to regenerate human corneas

Chibok girls: Gordon Brown wants UK troops in Nigeria

Confab endorses creation of Ijebu, Aba, 17 other states …supports rotation of presidency among zones

A human touch to Facebook engagement

Get the best of Twitter lists

Starting a successful email marketing campaign

IG’s son decries security situation, terrorism

ECB, US data lifts European shares

N53.6bn UBEC intervention funds yet to be accessed –FG

‘Ailing Akintola is getting better’

Caverton tops gainers as equities rise by 0.18%

Don’t blame Messi if Argentina fail – Maradona

iQube moves to promote entrepreneurship, growth

Re: World Cup 2014…

Dow crosses 17,000 milestone

Algeria players donate money to Gaza

Court nullifies cancellation of NECO result, orders it to pay N5m damages

Insecurity, corruption hinder tax payment – CITN

Convention: Atiku heads APC reconciliation committee

National Assembly and Foreign Contributions (Regulation) Bill

UK service sector growth remains strong

Israel deploys troops in Gaza border

Okonjo-Iweala admits bad communication on Chibok girls

APC, PDP differ over Edo deputy speaker’s impeachment

World Cup: Seven Germany players down with flu

Jihadist IS seizes key Syria oil field

FG restates commitment to improve federal roads

Jonathan’s incompetence affecting Nigeria –Balarabe

Death penalty has no place in 21st Century -UN

Confab pegs ministers at 18

Money laundering: Judge insists Sylva must attend trial

Diezani, NNPC stall hearing of jet scandal suit

Effective policing requires acquisition of knowledge, says IG

States not accessing N53.6bn UBEC fund -FG

CDHR asks EFCC, ICPC to probe Ogun LGs

Nigeria’s problems started from independence – Agabi

Govt pays Oyo workers N4.6bn monthly –Ajimobi

Frivolous litigation hindering development in Lagos- Fashola

APGA’s suit: Okorocha rejects Imo AG’s lawyer

FG partners local investors on rural electricity

Chibok girls: Brown wants UK troops in Nigeria

New LCDA: PDP asks court to stop Fayemi

Jonathan’s re-election bid amid worsening insecurity callous -APC

Ailing Akintola rushed out of confab

Suspend strike, Reps tells doctors

Senators attack Okorocha over Identification Card Project

Anambra seals nine Onitsha buildings over property rate

71% federal roads now motorable – FG

ECOWAS calls for enhanced regional security

Police chiefs in emergency meeting over rising insecurity

Samsung to stop producing plasma TVs

Military created local governments for their girlfriends – Delegate

Senate rejects mandatory presidential debate

Traders lose goods to flood in Ogun

C’River to demolish illegal masts

Senator wades into Mobil, Akwa Ibom youths crisis

Global Fund plans $1.2bn health spending in Nigeria

Confab proposes rotational presidency among regions

Youths protest killings in southern Kaduna

Senator alleges threat to life, fingers political enemies

APC loses Ogun gov aspirant to PDP .

Police can’t fight crime without people’s support -PPRO

Confab recommends creation of 19 new states

B’Haram: States fortify security in schools

No going back on Abia airport, seaport projects – Commissioner

Man jailed six months for ammunition possession

NURTW set to implement cashless policy

Aliyu inaugurates committees for 2014 pilgrimages

US embassy warns of Uganda airport threat

Niger to spend N90m on Alimajiri

Germany approves first-ever national minimum wage

Forum protests police harassment of vigilance groups

French father brings son home from Syria jihad

Gaza hit by Israeli air raids

Iraq denies withdrawal of forces from Saudi border

Osun REC on leave, not removed -INEC

APC jittery over imminent defeat in Lagos –PDP

Chibok: Group demands update on rescue efforts

Britain boosts airport security after US warning

Saudi Arabia deploys 30,000 troops to Iraq border

Ukraine president vows to end army corruption

Japan city asks court to stop nuclear plant construction

Mandela fraud saga officials urged to resign

21 injured in South Africa factory fire

Germany to approve first-ever national minimum wage

East Jerusalem clashes follow teen’s murder

US teen accused of trying to help ISIS

North Korea tops agenda as China’s president visits Seoul

Palestinians to bury teenager killed in Jerusalem

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Super Eagles could have done better –Okocha

Benefits of e-commerce to businesses

Protecting your website

Lagos ban on sirens

University degrees as basis for political office

Religious leaders urge cooperation with security operatives

Ogun Speaker says Assembly committed to alleviating poverty

Disasters: LASEMA boss seeks improved response

We can be best-ever Eagles —Ambrose

Onigbinde bemoans Nigeria’s exit

Holland out for title —Robben

Eagles lack quality bench players —Ex-defender

We’ll reveal Neymar truth —Barca

Hummels, Podolski to face France

We’ll overcome security challenge before 2015 – Omeri

Apo killings: Court halts N135m payment to victims

Reps, CSOs disagree over foreign donations bill

Reps seek camps for six million displaced persons

Committee recommends ‘modified’ presidential system

State creation divides delegates

Teams set for Archbishop Martins preliminaries

Fidelity Bank, PayPall boost cash-less policy

Way out for a nation under trial

Senate confirms Shekarau, Adeyeye others, as ministers

Abandoned drainages causing flooding, death ─ Lagos community

Revenue shortfall: FG withdraws N1.9tn from ECA

Brent slips to $112

Bio-printing transplantable tissues, organs

Chibok girls: Security agents move key suspect to Abuja

Court frees suspect after three years in prison

Foods that lower blood pressure

UFO Day: Encounters of the deadly kind?

Diageo takes control of United Spirits

World Cup tickets: Brazil police bust ‘touting gang’

S’African workers go on strike despite court ruling

Rivers targets stable power supply by 2015

Ukraine conflict: Civilians killed as truce collapses

US may announce tighter aviation security

Case against me, political -Sarkozy

Dikko for burial on Friday

Discos cheat, shortchange Nigerians, says NUPENG

Jang orders demolition of houses along water channels

Experts call for review of banking education curriculum

Insecurity may disrupt 2015 elections -Group

Apo killings: Court halts payment of N135m to victims

CSOs disagree over bill regulating foreign donations

Don’t politicise census, Aliyu tells Nigerians

Duty on used cars not increased to 70% – Aganga

State creation tears confab apart

Brown makes case for freedom of Chibok girls

B’Haram menace making Nigeria’s break-up less likely -Soyinka

Monarch seeks public execution for baby factory owners

Bayelsa, Nigeria’s best kept investment secret – Dickson

FG okays N5.6bn dam for Plateau community

NDIC warns bank examiners against unethical practices

Protesters storm NHRC public hearing on 2015 elections

Bayelsa programmes not in line with residents’ needs -Groups

Involve communities in projects, Imoke tells River basin

‎Reps seek camps for six million displaced N’East persons

Edo lawmakers impeach deputy speaker

N112bn needed to tackle malaria -FG

China bans Xinjiang officials from observing Ramadan fast

Firms with excess of N80bn assets must list on NSE -Reps

Strike: FG, NMA urged to reconcile differences

FAAN to close Abuja airport runway for three days

Robbers attack Akwa Ibom community, wound dozens

Arisekola-Alao’s widow dies in car crash

JTF shuts 40 illegal refineries in Bayelsa

Spain’s Princess Cristina files appeal against charges

TCN stalls Asaba power project

Women lawyers urge Fayose to protect women

Drug abuse, threat to national development – Soyinka

Gunman kills two-year-old, injures others in US

Ogbemudia asks new UNIAbuja VC to resolve crisis

Senate confirms Shekarau, Adeyeye, others as ministers

Police arrest suspected teenage terrorist in UK

India summons US envoy over spying claim

Zambia blames Africa’s W’Cup outing on inferiority complex

Crisis talks held as Ebola death toll soars

Fani-Kayode lied on APC’s comments on Boko Haram -Party

Five injured in Myanmar violence

Equatorial Guinea releases seriously ill prisoner

French police demolish migrant camps

WHO calls emergency meeting on Ebola

Russian human rights activist attacked

Five shot at UK basketball court

North Korea fires missiles into the sea

Venezuela restores ties with Panama

Palestinian teen burnt in Isreali revenge killing

Facebook faces UK probe over secret study

Plane Crashes into Shops in Kenya, kill four

Eight die in Afghan suicide bomb attack

Facebook faces UK probe over emotion study

Israel vows to find killers of teenagers

Indian lawmaker apologises over rape threat

France’s ex-President Sarkozy under probe

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Financial officers confident about revenue growth – Survey

Argentine bonds halt losing streak

Stocks make strong start to second half

Forte Oil joins high-priced stocks

Delegate seeks death penalty for election riggers

We don’t run a secret cult –Tambuwal

Senate moves to avert Nigeria, Cameroon crisis

JAMB releases admission cutoff marks

President, govs must have varsity degree –Confab

Lagos bans illegal use of siren

Court orders arrest of Cross-Country boss

Fashola wants a mechanised slaughtering of cattle

We are not threatened by new cinemas – Silverbird GM

CÎROC’s Blue Stone Vodka hosts Banky W

Arojah stages Dance of Death

Duke Udi leads Giwa against ABS

Nigeria to host Africa squash tourney

Wimbledon: Federer faces Wawrinka

Matuidi deserved red card —Makinwa

Eagles were unlucky – Adepoju

Matuidi worse than Suarez –Maradona

Akanni advises NFF

World Cup show thrills Aghahowa

How we beat Nigeria – Deschamps

Cameroon probes match-fixing claims

I’m proud of Eagles – Mikel

I don’t care about Golden Boot – Neymar

Onazi faces several months out

Mustafi blow for Germany

2015 Ford Edge targets premium market

Toyota goes ‘sporty’ with 2015 Camry

Insecurity: Insurers reduce cover in troubled states

Pinnacle wins digital broadcasting licence with N618.75m

Have you achieved financial independence? (2)

Gemstones processing business, auspicious and rewarding

A happy retirement is within your reach

‘Contract’ jobs not good for workers –Dairo

FG woos Chinese investors for national carrier

We’ll fight vandals until power supply stabilises —FG

N35m capital: BDC operators meet N’Assembly, Emefiele

Low access to electricity in Africa worries Kufuor

Booming sale of the ‘fruits of the womb’

Suarez and the limitations of talent

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When the ‘present’ battles the ‘past’, the ‘future’ suffers

Averting Boko Haram attacks

Ban on Okada

Unclaimed capital matters

UK’s unfair treatment

Before building Centenary City

Abacha loot

Fear of losing power

Ending bloodbath in North-Central

World Cup 2014: Nigeria deserved to lose …

Osun: Aregbesola, Omisore, woo voters on social media

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Why your company needs a social media policy

Doctors’ fight for superiority

Arrest of Chibok girls’ kidnap mastermind

SERAP sues President

Doctors’ strike cripples hospitals nationwide

Politicians sabotaging war against Boko Haram –Shettima

Ukraine forces end ceasefire, attack rebels

FG committed to internship scheme – SURE-P director

Jonathan signs Pension Reform Act 2014

Management of warts in adults and children

Court jails undergraduate, other 14 years for kidnapping

Police arraign store manager, assistant for N18m theft

Orji insists on power rotation

Egypt group claims palace blasts that killed two

RCCG offers free medical treatment

Midwives deserve recognition —Saraki

Kenya’s matatu bus system to go cashless

Etihad, Air New Zealand sign maintenance deal

What expiry dates mean for foods

Mainstreet Bank: US company threatens to sue AMCON

US moves against offshore tax evasion in Nigeria

Policemen, families escape death as Lagos barracks collapse

Avoid food-drug interactions

Second Republic minister Umaru Dikko dies at 78

Workers protest firings, delay in pay

Shops razed as bomb blast hits Kaduna

Lagos bans unlawful use of siren

Brazil marks anniversary of inflation-busting currency

PAN dealers knock FG for patronising foreign-made vehicles

Edo threatens to punish errant traffic officers

Bayelsa NULGE, councils’ row deepens

Dikko for burial in Zaria on Wednesday

Cancer claims 4.8 million lives annually – IAEA

Anyone not worried about insecurity is irresponsible -Gowon

Edo to penalise fake vehicle inspectors

N82.8m fraud: Court orders arrest of Cross Country boss

Don’t work for APC, Jonathan, Mu’azu beg Oyinlola

Human trafficking: Court stops extradition of suspect to Netherlands

Police arraign court bailiffs for alleged forgery

Cabal undermining war against Boko Haram -Shettima

Israel holds funeral for murdered teenagers

Court dismisses Oyinlola’s application for MTN’s trial

Oshiomhole blasts ex-SSG over stewardship

UN seeks $186m for African refugees

Polytechnic student jailed 14years for kidnapping

Senate moves to prevent Nigeria, Cameroon border crisis

Floods displace 250,000 in Paraguay, Brazil

We don’t run a secret cult -Tambuwal

FG withdraws N1.9tn from ECA to augment revenue shortfall

Ekiti doctors join strike

New UNIAbuja VC promises to re-unite warring factions

N35m capitalisation: BDC operators meet National Assembly, CBN

Herdsmen killed 138 persons in Kaduna community -Residents

FG advocates UN resolution on illegal wildlife trade

US moves to curb offshore tax evasion

Jonathan signs pension reform law 

Police partner Ogun on motor registration

Confab votes against states electoral commission 

Grant autonomy to varsities, stem brain drain – Babalola

Abia: Zoning is fair to God, man, says Orji

Jonathan, northern govs mourn Dikko

Anambra, Kogi Reps clash over disputed oil well

Another Ekiti community protests new LG headquarters

Bayelsa firm strikes oil from acquired block

Drug abuse, threat to national development -Soyinka

ISIL seizes Syrian border town near Iraq

Late Kano Emir preached against Boko Haram – Mark

Ukraine crisis: Army launches fresh offensive

Confab full of active riggers -Delegate

Oyinlola meets Jonathan, Muazu

Iraqi lawmakers fail to elect speaker

Erdogan to run for Turkey presidency

SERAP sues FG for withdrawing N446.3bn Abacha loot suit

Jonathan is petty, Presidency full of liars – El-Rufai

Sarkozy held in French graft investigation

Yobo, Enyeama, Odemwingie to quit Eagles

Umaru Dikko dies at 78

Israel bombs Gaza after settler bodies found

Iraq to call for new government

European Court upholds French full veil ban

Burundian president pardons 3,000 convicts

Explosion hits Maiduguri market

Andrew Osayemi, a man of many talents

BNP Paribas to pay $9bn to US

22 killed in Mexican shootout with soldiers

Hong Kong braces for pro-democracy protest

French ex-President Sarkozy arrested

Cameroon accused of World Cup match-fixing

Ukraine president ends ceasefire with rebels

Monday, June 30, 2014

Oyo police arrest fake PUNCHman in Ibadan

Don’t crucify Eagles over defeat –Nwosu

Gallant Eagles out of World Cup

Facebook carries out secret experiment on users

Where are the Chibok girls?

Can PDP win Lagos governorship seat?

Newsjacking: Brands, tweets and Suarez’s teeth

Stop promoting B’Haram attacks online, FG warns youths

We’ll not yield to terror – Jonathan

Court frees suspected killers of Funso Williams

Ojo-Ade, Ezeigbo make case for quality poetry

In Under Bridge lies hope for brighter future

Mutabaruka joins Nigerian poets for Soyinka celebration

UK PM’s ex-aide faces retrial in hacking case

30 migrants die on boat near Sicily

ISIS insurgents declare new Islamic State

Russia, Ukraine agreed to work on ceasefire —France

Pakistan launch ground offensive against Taliban

Syria fighters hail declaration of Islamic caliphate

Thousands denounce Japanese PM Abe’s security shift

Cairo bomb blasts kill two Egyptian policemen

Gunmen kidnap leading Libyan Islamist party figure

Kidnapped Tunisian embassy workers freed in Libya

Liberia vows prosecution for hiding Ebola patients

A meta-commentary on the Ekiti election

Boateng slams Ghana FA

Neymar treatment worries Scolari

I almost rejected penalty – Huntelaar

Quadri sets Glasgow 2014 target

Oduduru eyes Commonwealth Games gold

Wimbledon: Wawrinka reaches fourth round

Greece captain quits

Argentina bank on Messi against tough Swiss

Suarez ban is fascist —Uruguayan President

Costa Ricans celebrate historic win

Mikel welcomes Fabregas competition

GE, Dangote Foundation float centre

Rivers crisis: Court adjourns Agumagu’s suit indefinitely

Give right security information to Nigerians, HIIC advises FG

Taraba seeks end to killings, religious crises

Senate moves against N35m BDC capital base

Discos to invest N55.69bn this year – BPE

FG to issue $300m Diaspora bond

Stable economy’ll guarantee national security –Mimiko

‘100 million Nigerians have no access to electricity’

NCC destroys N26.3m illegal broadcast equipment in Enugu

Egbeda residents bemoan state of roads

Urhobo community not recognised by government

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