The Punch News Archive for January 2015

Friday, January 30, 2015

Al-Makura, journalists escape death in gov’s convoy

S’Court frees Lebanese jailed for illegal arms storage

47 die in Taraba, Benue fresh violence

Don’t sell your PVCs to Fayose, APC tells voters

Campaign: Buhari, Osinbajo storm Kwara today

50-year-old widow bags three years for hemp possession

Boy attacked by dogs got infections at LASUTH –Indian hospital

Jonathan not Ijaw President, PDP tells Tompolo, Dokubo

Edo commissioner dumps APC for PDP

We don’t endorse candidates for elections –CAN

Ex-militant leaders issue seven-day ultimatum to Danjuma

Debate: APC shielding Buhari’s intellectual laziness –Fani-Kayode

Military arrests General, senior officers over Baga attack

Polls: Group calls for transparent leadership

Obasanjo laid foundation for corruption in Nigeria –Don

Death should have taken me instead of my wife and son –Bed-ridden husband of Ketu accident victim

US government tracking cars in real time via licence plates –Report

Tips for being a modern lady

INEC staff turn PVC collection into money-spinner

Eating apple daily increases sexual arousal in women –Study

Bayelsa school where pupils spend only two hours in class every day

Automakers to embrace aluminium body over oil slump

Nissan recalls 768,000 crossovers, SUVs over separate problems

Bring an heirloom to life… restore mother’s old dress

15 things every voice user should aspire to in 2015 (III)

Rihanna grateful for new album success

Robbers snatch grandpa’s vehicle, kill him after demanding for N1m

Retail investors are better off investing in mutual funds – Adewumi

Girls, please read this

Feuds that may make or mar Mr. President’s ambition

If you lost a parent on your wedding day, would you go ahead with the wedding?

Philippine president vows to capture terrorist bomb expert

UN pledges solidarity with African leaders over terrorism, Ebola

AU reviews counter-terrorism strategies

Saudi postpones flogging of blogger Badawi for third week

Military confirms sacking Boko Haram from Michika

Buhari was never stoned in Lagos, APC tells Obanikoro

Tackling insecurity will be my priority, says Buhari

Bauchi bans multiple passengers on Okada

Rep quizzed over death of two after campaign rally

No  plot to postpone elections – Presidency

Aspirants sue PDP, Fayose for alleged imposition

Syria ‘adultress’ survives jihadist stoning

Student’s death sparks fresh crisis in Ekiti federal varsity

I’m on sabbatical in politics, says Shettima

Bodies litter Ukraine streets as fighting escalates

Manchester United not planning any signings -LVG

Suspected Fulani herdsmen kill 27 Taraba villagers

Catholic church urges Nigerians to stockpile foods, others

Imoke promises 1.1m votes for Jonathan

Two children killed in Egypt’s Sinai clashes

S’Court orders continuation of ex-aviation minister Borishade’s trial

Jonathan not Ijaw President, PDP tells Tompolo, Asari

Ekiti herbalists warn politicians against bloodshed, endorse Jonathan

Police kill Delta ATM robber

S’Court frees jailed Lebanese over illegal Kano arms

APC condemns alleged sponsored protests to force poll shift

Czech arms dealer to sell weapons to Nigeria

Zimbabwean president elected AU chair

Bird Flu: Bauchi bans cross-border movement of poultry products

Deadly explosion strikes Shiite mosque in Pakistan

Court declares APC candidate winner of Niger senatorial election

Cholera: Enugu donates drugs to three hospitals

Ronaldo regrets his mistake, insists Ancelotti

50-year-old widow jailed three years over hard drug

Jonathan in Calabar for PDP campaign

Refugee commission laments poor funding, insurgency on performance

Zamfara trains 428 women in reproductive health

AU endorses 7,500 regional Force to fight insurgents

Taliban claims Kabul attack

Israel to build 430 new West Bank settler homes

US police confront Google over ‘cop-tracking’ app

ISIL hostages’ fate unclear as deadline passes

AU calls for regional force to fight Boko Haram

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Missing $20bn can build 10 Burj Khalifa ─ Fashola

PVCs: SAN advocates public holiday to ease collection

Agbonavbare’s kids should do cancer tests –Okoku

Wenger backs Gabriel to shine

Serena sets up dream final with Sharapova

Bayern’s Ribery, Rafinha injured

Cameroon ‘gave everything’ in defeat – Finke

Oshodi rates Ibile Games high

Ivory Coast’s tournament starts now – Renard

Ibile Games: ISL in b’ball quarterfinals

GTBank Lagos Principals Cup resumes Monday

Free agent Ameobi joins Palace

Eneramo scores on Sivasspor return

Topaz retain Atlantic Hall sports title

B’Haram plans attacks with explosive-laden goats, camels –FG

Uche returns to La Liga with Levante

Agbonavbare buried, stadium gate named after him in Spain

Martins back training with Sounders

Pogba will leave Juve

Crisis hits Ogun private schools’ association

Excitement as LBS alumni present furniture to school

Jonathan admits failure in Rivers –APC

‘Our plan for varsity still on course’

College assures of secure learning environment

Participate in child upbringing, educationist advises parents

Amosun, Osoba in supremacy battle

We’ve forgiven Buhari, says Ajasin family

I’ll defeat Ambode’s godfathers, says Agbaje

FCT minister sponsored stoning of Jonathan —Yuguda

PDP campaigns making Buhari more popular – APC

Ogboru warns against rigging in Delta

Group faults Fayose over attack on students

Police nab driver who killed grandmother, daughter

Secondary school pupils found floating on Osun River

Reps hold secret sessions on 2015 budget

29-year-old drug dealer bags life imprisonment

Fire disaster victims seek medical assistance

Ogun police nab fake DSP

Boy attacked by dogs returns from India

Man jumps off Third Mainland Bridge, drowns

PDP’s 16-year rule nasty – Buhari

PVCs: Delta records 75% distribution

NMA demands probe of attacks on doctors

Six former Jang commissioners dump PDP for APC

Shareholders sue CBN for Bank PHB sale

FG’ll tackle Oshodi/Apapa road gridlock – FERMA MD

Presidency, PDP plotting to scuttle polls – APC

Abandoned by family, now ailing actor faces eviction

INEC to extend PVCs distribution beyond January 31

The Federal Inland Revenue Service said on Thursday that it generated N4.69tn from taxes for the Federal Government in 2014. The News Agency of Nigeria reported that the FIRS said in its Quarterly Revenue Report issued in Abuja that the figure surpassed i

Academics blame Jonathan for Nigeria’s woes

N4.69tn generated from taxes in 2014 – FIRS

MainOne, IHS get licences to offer broadband services

Stop politicising economy, analysts tell FG, others

Advertisers, others protest indiscriminate pasting of political posters

PDP steals N100 from every litre of kerosene – Oshiomhole

Chadian soldiers recapture Nigerian town from B’Haram

Dokubo, Tompolo’s war threat unacceptable –FG

Develop infrastructure with capital market funds —Experts

PDP’s distractive politics

Drink more water

N125bn fraud: Court adjourns Atuche’s trial

Look out for expiry dates on items

Risk manager wants to inspire a generation

Alibaba’s shares fall as profits plunge 28%

Spare Soludo, social media users urge Okonjo-Iweala

The abuse of the broom

Oil companies’ dollar sale may boost naira

Nigerian military myth

Friends know how long you’ll live, study finds

Nodash seeks social change

Lagos school transfer

Generate multiple streams of income for retirement

Film house opens new cinema in Apapa

Four killed in Mexico children’s hospital gas blast

Syria talks in Moscow ends in deadlock

Hoodlums vandalise 12 cars in Taraba PDP’s office

Kuku faults Danjuma’s call for Tompolo, Dokubo’s arrest

small arms proliferation, illegal weapons worry Yuguda

Five ex-Jang commissioners dump PDP for APC

CJN inaugurates elections ‎petitions tribunals Tuesday

Election: Sole administrator won’t govern Borno, says Shettima

Wike threatens to sue Peterside over cloning allegation

Vote out PDP before it kills Nigeria -Buhari

NMA seeks probe of alleged JOHESU’s attacks on doctors

Power blocs backing Buhari – Bakare

Stop using Ajasin for smear campaign against Buhari -Family

There will be trouble if i lose -Ogboru

Bayelsa REC decries apathy in PVCs collection

PDP lifts Tukur’s suspension

Nigeria’ll move forward again – Buhari

Don’t sell your PVC to Fayose – APC

Ekiti youth group warns Fayose over students attack

FG condemns threat of violence by ex-militants

Osun pupils, attempting to pluck fruit, drown

Why Buhari will boycott BON presidential debate – APC

FCT moves to resettle 4,780 IDPs

Declare holiday for PVC distribution – SAN

FG will address Oshodi-Apapa Road gridlock -FERMA

‎INEC rejects PVC distribution till election eve

Court jails 29-year-old drug dealer for life

UN warns Ebola epidemic ‘not yet contained’

Blatter submits bid for fifth term as FIFA president

NEMA delivers relief items to Nigerian refugees in Niger

JAMB procures special computers for visually impaired

Group mobilises Osun residents for PVCs collection

Jigawa residents laud FG’s kerosene direct scheme

21 killed in southern Afghan traffic accident

INEC records 75% PVCs distribution in Delta – REC

French police question 8-year-old over terror comment

Cuba demands Guantanamo Bay in return for US ties

Dozens reported missing after Bangladesh boat sinks

IS group video ‘sets new deadline’ for hostage swap

Declare a public holiday for PVC collection –IPAC chair

Akeem Lasisi: The three-in-one man

The Lagos Flower Brigade

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Nigerians likely to embrace WhatsApp VOIP

Vigilante fires at Amosun’s convoy

B’Haram publishes photos of child soldiers

PDP oppressing Nigerians —Oshiomhole

President in Ondo, wants end to PDP crisis

Lawyers ask Nigerians to vote out Jonathan

Expert advises govt to protect privacy rights

Gunmen kill seven, injure 14 in Kaduna

Complainants in suit against Buhari allege threat to life

Bird flu now in 11 states —FG

Elections: NYSC DG warns corpers against misconduct

Kwara: PDP battles APC for senatorial control

Africa needs mental revolution, says Oyebola

Gunmen attack bank ATM, one feared dead

Woman accuses Lebanese couple of torture

Lagos police struggle to unravel killers of unknown man

Two die as trailer collides with commercial bus

Police, hoodlums clash over arrest of park chairman

NDLEA busts smugglers’ hideout, nabs fake customs officer

Aregbesola inaugurates panel to probe communal clash

President’s visit: Kaduna APC postpones rally

C’ River Speaker escapes death

Court lifts NCC ban on APC fund-raising platform

CSOs warn religious leaders against inciting comments

NESREA gets acting DG

Firm gets licence for 500MW power plant

Lagos asks residents to clear Christmas, N’Year wastes

Price cut: Fuel marketers demand refund from FG

Foreign lenders reduce credit to Nigerian banks

Amaechi’s criticism, a challenge – Jonathan

APC flays President for supporting warlords

Agbaje, a tax defaulter —Fashola

Rep sues PDP N’Assembly candidate for certificate forgery

War threat: Danjuma calls for Dokubo, Tompolo’s arrest

Bird flu outbreak

Towards an all-inclusive peace accord

Boeing reports $1.47bn profit

Basics of a good business plan

Figo wants FIFA presidency

Eni approves OCTP project in Ghana

US stock market opens higher

Military warned about Baga, Monguno attacks –AI

Banks’ asset quality expected to worsen – FBN Capital

Let’s defeat bird flu, again!

Palestinian girl in Israel prison for throwing rocks

PSG eye Adebayor

UK seafarers unprotected from unfair competition —Report

Ajimobi assures US of violence-free polls

ECOWAS nationals in A’Ibom have PVCs

North Korea leader to visit Russia

Jordan ‘ready to swap’ inmate for ISIL captive

Jonathan in Rivers, promises to develop South-South

Police release arrested Ekiti student leaders

Kaduna APC postpones rally for Jonathan

We will no longer submit to the EU -Greek PM

Buhari commiserates with latest Boko Haram victims

Forgery: PDP Rep seeks disqualification of Benue sole candidate

NEDG denies leaking debate questions to Jonathan

SFU arraigns businessman for N39m fraud

Buhari’s certificate: PDP doubts INEC’s sincerity

APC govt will end insurgency -Buhari

Pro-Okorocha students attack Imo Govt House

Gunmen raid Cross River Speaker’s home

Ekiti elders seek end to Ado Poly crisis

NIS asks foreigners to return PVC in Akwa Ibom

Security agencies get joint polls operation centre

NERC licences firm to run 500MW power plant

SEC, NSE meet on market development

NGF faction faults Soludo’s article on economy

Fayose claiming Fayemi’s projects -APC

OSBIR seeks NIS support in taxing foreigners

NBC cautions broadcast stations on political adverts

Complainants  in suit against Buhari allege threat to life

Students sat for Hausa in 1961 WASSCE -Cambridge

Suspected herdsmen kill seven Kaduna villagers

Two Israeli soldiers killed in Hezbollah missile attack

Political parties warn INEC against poll shift

IG orders prosecution of suspected political thugs

Bird Flu now in 11 states – FG

Fuel price: Marketers demand refund from govt

Gunmen attack bank ATM in Ekiti, one feared dead

Don’t attack corps members during elections -NYSC boss

Jonathan urges Ondo PDP to end infighting

SMS fundraising: APC sues NCC for N25bn

Osun sets up panel to probe communal clash

Vote out Jonathan, lawyers tell Nigerians

PDP, Presidency plotting election shift -APC

UNICEF condemns rising cases of child abduction in Cote d’Ivoire

Nollywood actor, Obiekwe to be buried Feb 3

Kogi to prosecute officials over exams fees scam

Pipeline vandals kill two policemen in Lagos

Kogi to prosecute officials involved in exams scam

Soludo’s tenure as CBN gov, a disaster – FG

US threatens tougher action against Russia

ISIS claims attack on Libyan hotel

Sharia police arrest 12 over ‘gay wedding’

Huge effort needed to fight Boko Haram: US commander

Spanish priests charged over child sex abuse

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Japan seeks help from Jordan on ISIL hostage

Fashola condemns attacks on Jonathan’s convoy

LASU crisis deepens, lecturers plan protest against VC

Lagos to replace chalkboards with multimedia

NIM, Cambridge to train youths as entrepreneurs

FG stresses SMEs’ job creation role

FG, Oxford varsity in search of Ebola drug

NDE trains 20 graduates in solar energy

Lawmakers to boost Mexico job training programme

Dagogo-Jack becomes American Diabetes Association president

N’Assembly abandons 2015 budget for politics

Buhari’ll inherit bad economy, says el-Rufai

Ekiti owe workers N7.8bn – Fayose

Eight die as cholera outbreak spreads to Anambra

‘PDP plans to use court to stop polls’

JUSUN gives condition for ending strike

Don’t delay polls, 26 parties tell INEC

Patience Jonathan denies working against Bayelsa gov

We’re not happy with President – Igbo youths

‘Jonathan’ll defeat Buhari’

‘February elections must hold’

Jonathan, Mark knock Maku for dumping PDP

Minister, Ahmed at war over N189bn revenue

Don’t withhold our salary, health workers warn FG

Minister predicts victory for Jonathan in Imo

Akwuegbu pens Austrian coaching deal

When gumshoes go tap-dancing

Facebook admits error in offline glitch

Let’s not scuttle this democracy!

Harmful info must be managed, China says

Election: INEC, NURTW sign pact on logistics

Small business hunker down, cope during winter storm

Pharmacists Council signs MoU with patent medicine dealers

What integrating social media does to subscribers (1)

Ethiopian Airlines seeks cooperation among African carriers

Greece debt repayment in full unrealistic — Syriza

Agbonavbare loses battle to cancer

Nigerien kidnappers say schoolgirl will work for ransom

We underrated F/Eagles – Pillars

How to invest in money market with low funds

Ghana, Algeria hit AFCON quarter-finals

Eight killed as gunmen storm Libyan hotel

Controversy trails suspected blast at Ohanaeze’s Enugu secretariat

13 killed in South Sudan convoy ambush

Ogun teachers suspend strike

Buhari will inherit a sick economy, says el-Rufai

UniCem introduces measure to check truck accidents

Airlines stop flights to Baghdad after shooting

Corpses remain on Monguno streets, days after capture

Osoba asks Ijebu to vote out Amosun

SMS fundraising: NCC threatens to sanction VAS operator

Afenifere endorses Jonathan

NIS generates N12bn from e-passport -CG

Delta police arrest Fulani herdsmen with AK47 rifles

PDP presenting failed politicians – Senator

Minister, Ahmed disagree over revenue profile, development

APC confused over power sector developments –Minister

Hold opposition for electoral violence – Minister

Political violence: APC seeks UN, AI’s intervention

JUSUN gives condition for suspending state courts strike

Oyo gov candidate pledges salary to teachers pension

Fayose marks 100 days in office, inaugurates projects

Speak out on call for election shift, APC tells INEC

Total completes gas pipeline for Alaoji power plant

Police arrest suspected Boko Haram bomb maker

Nigerian Army remains apolitical -Army ex-spokesman

Don’t shift polls, 26 registered parties tell INEC

Speak on poll shift calls, APC tells INEC

Bayelsa group backs ex-minister for warning patience

APC alleges fresh plot to scuttle Feb elections

Islamic body cautions against poll postponement

Toll in Spanish jet crash rises to 11

JTF arrests eight suspects, destroys illegal refineries

Reject opponents of national conference report -Afenifere

Strike: JUSUN officer denies manipulation by Adoke

Defection: Jonathan, Mark, Ali lash out at Maku

FG unveils successful bidders for agric equipment centres

Ex-Super Eagles, Rayo Vallecano keeper, Agbonavbare, dies of cancer

Jonathan’ll be reelected -Enugu PDP gov candidate

Buhari mentally incapable to rule Nigeria -FERMA boss

JOHESU members protest in Kwara

Residents oppose FG’s sale of Transit Village

Plateau NOA partners INEC over February polls

Lawyer demands enforcement of ban on public places smoking

NLC hails US envoy’s call for violence-free polls

18 killed in Libya clashes

Delta laments ethnic division stalling $16bn gas project

Gunmen attack Libya hotel

India plans cancer, eye hospitals in Abuja -Envoy

Philippines sacks head of police over deadly clash

INEC receives 3,813 card readers in Akwa Ibom

My players are goal-shy, Dolphins FC’s coach laments

Namibian minister cleared of corruption charges

AU hails Zambia’s successful election

Liberia closes Ebola centre

Monday, January 26, 2015

Military’s indiscretion

Avoid electoral violence

Buhari’s certificate

Excesses of Langbasa Police

Respect peace accord

Lagos/Ibadan Expressway gridlock

Deal with maternal mortality

PDP can’t win Ikorodu —Ashafa

Adeyeye threatens APC with N10bn libel suit

INEC rejects seven gov candidates

Buhari ’ll lead military to fight B’Haram – Osinbajo

Lawyer sues over Buhari’s certificate

Suspected Fulani insurgents kill 10

Bird flu spreads to Ogun

We won’t send election observers to N’East, says EU

Military takes delivery of weapons this week —President

Ghana pulls down Jonathan, Buhari billboards

FG begs health workers to end strike

Call for change unnecessary – Aliyu

Change inevitable in Kaduna, says el-Rufai

Politicians’ demand for dollars puts pressure on naira

Investment in mutual funds hits N152bn

Workers fault Radisson Blu management over closure

Eko Disco moves to generate electricity

I won’t run government like a zoo, says Jonathan

Leave Dickson alone, Etete tells Patience

PDP’s rally, a celebration of failure – Kwara APC

Be impartial, Jega tells RECs

‘I’ll recover Rivers’ assets’

Strike continues, state courts’ workers insist

Yuguda, an APC mole in PDP —FCT minister

APC, Fayose clash over student leaders’ arrest

Group plans campaign for Ambode

ITTF tourney: Egypt beat Nigeria

Colon cancer only becomes deadly when detected late

Fighter jets pound B’Haram locations in Monguno

I am not a foreigner –Buhari’s wife

At Aqsa Day, a plea for the Gaza

APC, NBA want holiday for PVC collection

Revolutionary device lowers blood pressure

Is the military still searching for Chibok girls?

What really has Jonathan done and not done?

Hashtag best practices

Fuel price reduction: Too little, too late

Durodola’s book for presentation

Banks plans to ease foreign exchange risks

Flybe shares sink on weak profit forecast

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to be completed before August 2017

FEDPOLY Ado-Ekiti authorities, workers on the warpath

Wike poorly cloned my programme -APC’s Peterside

PDP attacks Soludo, says ex-CBN gov confused

Peterside promises to end crimes in Rivers

NAFDAC seizes five containers of fake aphrodisiacs

Remain focused, Jega tells RECs, protesters demand extension

Patience Jonathan jealous of Dickson’s achievements -Ex-minister

Wike promises to retrieve Rivers sold assets

NCC fails to justify APC’s fundraising platform shutdown

Jonathan’s stranded aides return to Abuja

Change is inevitable in Kaduna, says el-Rufai

Yuguda, an APC mole – FCT minister

Police deploy 4,282 personnel for Jonathan campaign

Libya deputy FM freed from captivity

APC flays Fayose over arrests of students leaders

Militants raid Akwa Ibom villages, rape housewives

Kumuyi campaigns against electoral violence

NHRC plans trial of electoral offenders

Nigerians invest N152bn in mutual funds -FMAN

Minister to sue Ekiti APC for N10bn

Fraud: PDP chairman vows to sue Osun spokesman

Ebola: Senegal re-opens border with Guinea

Insecurity, Jonathan’s only problem -Senator

Violence mars Gombe PDP gov campaign rally

CMD asks N’Assembly to outlaw strike

NEMA registers 5,000 sacked Monguno residents in Maiduguri

Robbers attack Ondo ex-LG boss

I won’t run govt of intimidation, says Jonathan

Jonathan’s visit will end crisis -Ondo PDP

We’ll mobilise grassroot electorate to vote massively – ALGON

Jonathan campaign team plans two-million-man Kaduna rally

Abia PDP condemns attacks on Jonathan

Mubarak’s sons released pending retrial in embezzlement case

EU observers meet Buhari, shun North-East

Tight security as Jos residents await Jonathan

PDP planning to militarise elections -APC

UNILAG matriculates 6,644, lifts SUG ban

Heavy security as APC holds rally in Mushin

Abia inaugurates workers’ secretariat, e-library

More equipment for military this week, says Jonathan

Gunmen abduct 87-year-old woman in Ondo

Ebonyi workers suspend 3-day strike

US brace for ‘historic’ storm, airlines cancel flights

Presidential campaign: Jonathan arrives in Kwara

Several dead in Ukraine fighting

Shettima expresses sadness over insurgents attacks

Libya peace talks resume in Geneva

Algeria lifts ban on private investment in civil aviation

ISIS demands release of terrorist to spare Japanese hostage

Dozens of policemen killed in Philippines

Obama declares nuclear ‘breakthrough’ during India trip

Iran foreign minister summoned over walk with Kerry

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Ronaldo sorry for card

EKEDC’s ambiguous new bill

Fashola, help us

Forestalling bloody revolution

Letter to Mimiko

Clear Ijora filth

Absurdity of politics

Analysts optimistic about stock market

African IPOs set to rise by 25% —Report

Fund manager extends HMK REIT’s N13.39bn IPO

Fashola asks APC members to eschew violence

Amosun advocates diversification of economy

Players’ exodus good for Nigeria – Erico

Customs officials and corruption

Sharapova, Nadal march on in Melbourne

Sportsmen back TAN

Super 4 will help Nigerian league – Glo

Ighalo hits four, Eduok scores on debut

‘Political parties fail to address building, construction issues’

Investment in Egbin power plant now N50bn

Pillars confident of Super 4 victory

Environmentalists identify poor funding as bane of research

Report highlights potential property hotspots in emerging markets

Poultry farmers blame bird flu on illegal importation

‘Edo people won’t vote for Jonathan’

Cholera kills 20 in Bayelsa

Federal court workers end strike resume today

Jonathan not interested in free polls–Amaechi

Jonathan’ll defeat Buhari – Anenih

Civil societies set agenda for public office seekers

Buhari, best for Nigeria —Bamidele

Lawyers demand trial of Buhari for alleged forgery

Focus on issues, APC tells Jonathan

LP disowns Iwuanyanwu on endorsement of Jonathan

Terrorism: US ignores Nigeria to work with Chad, Cameroon

Jonathan visits Winners Chapel, asks for prayers

Yuguda’s revelations on Bauchi attack shock Presidency, PDP

‘Our set took Hausa paper in 1961’

I’m not a foreigner – Buhari’s wife

Niger PDP denies defection report

Ogun council workers threaten strike

APC sues NCC for fund-raising portal shutdown

Jega summons RECs over PVCs

SecureID unveils first smartcard manufacturing plant

‘Ashamed’ Mourinho vows Chelsea will recover

Boy accused of killing father castrates self

Fraudsters hijack Ogun Homeowners’ Charter

NAHB predicts robust new home sales

Mutual Benefits explains housing development efforts

Lagos not frustrating insurance monitoring – NIA

‘Poll shift may return military rule’

BoI plans technology fund for SMEs

Improving public confidence in insurance through complaint centres

Home-sick girl flees guardian’s house

For safe pregnancy, avoid infections

UK should stay in EU – Cohn

Nigeria should compete well with other countries — Surveyor

Managing paralysis from the neck down

Nigeria’s gas supply market hits 2bn cfpd -NNPC

AFCON 2015: E’Guinea heads for Q-Finals, beat Gabon 2-0

INEC distributes 1.7m PVCs in Plateau -Official

May 29 handover date sacrosanct, says Jonathan 

APC tackles NCC in court over fundraising ban

Amosun advocates diversification, targets agric

Coach Abdullahi’s death shocking, painful -NFF

Boko Haram raids six Adamawa villages, abducts women

Military lifts Maiduguri curfew on Monday -Spokesman

PDP rejects call for postponement of elections

3,500 security operatives to guard Jonathan in Kwara

Jonathan not interested in free, fair election -Amaechi

NDIC grants banks N192.6bn insurance rebate

Rivers APC accuses police of killing member

APC to challenge shutdown of fund raising portal

LP disowns Iwuanyanwu over Jonathan’s endorsement, poll shift

FA Cup: Arsenal defeat stubborn Brighton 3-2

Kaka vows to beat Kashamu, APC candidate

Nine soldiers, 56 insurgents killed in failed Maiduguri invasion

11 killed in Egypt while marking 2011 uprising

Two girls hacked to death in Ondo

APC, Buhari campaign team condemn Jonathan’s convoy attack

Two cannabis smokers drown evading arrest

Jonathan in Winners Chapel, seeks prayers

Account for N2bn ecological fund, APC tells Fayose

Buhari, the best for Nigeria -Bamidele

20 die in Bayelsa cholera outbreak

Kaduna has less than 200 medical doctors -El-Rufai.

FG alleges APC’s plan for post-election violence

Kwara PDP assures Jonathan of safety in Ilorin

Ekweremadu, group lament growing electoral violence

US Secretary of State Kerry, meets Jonathan in Lagos

FG plans ban on porn websites, says NSA

US Secretary Kerry, Buhari hold closed-door meeting in Lagos

US Secretary of State Kerry meets Jonathan in Lagos

US Secretary of State, Kerry, Buhari meet in Lagos

Uganda seizes massive ivory and pangolin haul

Poultry farmers blames bird flu on illegal importation 

Civil societies set 12-point agenda for public office seekers

APC demands removal of Enugu REC

Japan says latest IS hostage video “likely authentic”

Buhari promises Igbo youths one million jobs

Sylva lobbies former aides, others for Buhari

NDLEA arrests 185 suspects, seizes drugs in Bayelsa

INEC deploys 35,000 ad hoc staff in Kaduna – Official

Polio: Jigawa to immunise 1.5 million children

Stop mudslinging, let’s discuss issues, APC tells PDP

[UPDATED] US measles outbreak spreads

Curfew as soldiers battle Boko Haram in Maiduguri

Troops, vigilance battle Boko Haram’s invasion of Maiduguri

LG to immunise 80,000 against polio in Jigawa

Firefighters save property worth millions of Naira in Ilorin

Germany halts arms exports to Saudi Arabia

US troops to train Syria rebels

Pressure mounts on Russia as Ukraine rebels launch offensive

Voting begins in Greece general election

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Army, police tighten security around Jonathan in Borno

Jonathan, Amaechi lock horns over Rivers stadium

My husband will obey rule of law — Buhari’s wife

Poll shift may return military rule —Ex-generals

Niger Delta militants threaten war if Jonathan loses

Actress Toyin Aimakhu, husband separate

Jonathan’s PhD certificate authentic — UNIPORT

Why INEC database cannot be hacked — Jega

I will revamp agriculture, employ teachers-Buhari

INEC condemns destruction of campaign billboards

Oditah, Ogaga, others support Ambode

LP leaders die in auto crash

Group raises task force on Chibok girls

IG orders crackdown on political thugs, sponsors

Ohanaeze youths vow to retaliate attacks on Jonathan

PDP behind Katsina, Bauchi attacks on Jonathan — APC

Borno: Jonathan promises to rebuild destroyed towns

2015: FG to pay fresh N55.98bn petrol subsidy

Jonathan faces criticism over corruption

Ibadan before lights-out!

I dress to show off my legs –Miss Globe Nigeria 2014

Wenger wary of Brighton attacking threat

I’m not into music for money –Tolu

NIMC begins registration of Nigerians in Diaspora

Ensuring better understanding of the game (2)

Not all bird flu viruses affect humans — PAN President

My father has no social life — Kola Oyewo’s son

Struggle to be a whole person

The Matharoo sisters again!

I won’t compare myself to any artiste — Dice Ailes

Perfect pattern

I love to look good – Adetayo Adeyeye

How fire safe is your home?

Profit should not be main motivation for business — Muo

Be debt free

Five things your vehicle may need now

Bad weather halts attempt to float AirAsia fuselage

Mourinho ashamed by defeat to Bradford City

Agbaje, best man for Lagos gov, says cleric

Ambode promises ‘massive’ development of Badagry

Middlesbrough upset Man City, win 2-0 at The Etihad

10-man Flying Eagles beat Enyimba 2-0

Buhari won’t scrap First Lady’s office –Wife

Egypt protester killed on eve of uprising anniversary

Just five Ebola cases left in Liberia – UN

Fire razes buildings at Ibadan army barracks

In Borno, Jonathan promises to rebuild towns

Jonathan, PDP afraid of defeat – Buhari

PDP sponsoring attacks on Jonathan to shift elections

One million Boko Haram victims to get $1bn -Jonathan

Linking FG with insurgency illogical -Turaki

Gunmen kill UN security member in Libya

Scabies outbreak attacks Malawi flood victims camps

Jonathan not ready for free, fair elections -Amaechi

IG orders crackdown on political thuggery

Four arrested for planning terror attacks in Spain

NOA trains staff over voter apathy, violence in Sokoto

UDUTH loses N100m over JOHESU strike – CMD

Two killed in India wall collapse

US man, wrongfully imprisoned for decades, now free

Obama to meet, pay respects to new Saudi King

Rival rallies staged in Yemen

Heavy rockets hit Ukraine port city Mariupol, 10 killed

US prepares to retake Mosul from ISIS

Kogi warns forest users against bush burning

Bangladesh opposition calls for 36-hour strike

Crews attempt to float AirAsia Flight fuselage

Jonathan’s rally: Soldiers occupy Rivers Amiesimaka stadium

Gunmen invade APC rally venue in Patience Jonathan’s town

New Saudi king pledges continuity

Campaign: Shettima begs Borno citizens to respect Jonathan

Thousands of flood victims stranded in Mozambique

Five Lebanese troops killed in clashes with gunmen

Casualties feared as blast targets police van in Afghanistan

French hostage released in CAR

Friday, January 23, 2015

Lawmakers vow to fight poll shift

PDP wants justice ministry to sue Buhari for perjury

Oil slump: Dollar now sells for N208

Jonathan to campaign in Borno today

I fulfilled my 2011 campaign promises –Jonathan

DHQ restores website after hackers’ attack

Nigeria doesn’t need UN to fight Boko Haram -Dasuki

Ballon d’Or only for Messi, Ronaldo – Ribery

Ladies set for Ikeja Open

Talisman Gyan lifts Ghana over Algeria

Aussie Open: Federer out, Nadal, Sharapova survive

We regret voting Jonathan in 2011 –Middle Belt

I’m no drug cheat – Williams

E’Guinea 2015 failure can fire Eagles to 2017 glory – Dosu

AIT, NTA to air Glo-CAF Awards

Coaches set for congress

Israeli club grab Egwuekwe

Badminton boss eyes Brazzaville 2015 glory

Lagos moves to check age fraud

Guinea, Mali can overtake Eagles – Babalade

Gombe Governor escapes death, 14 supporters die

Oshoala joins Liverpool

UNICEF decries attack on Nigerian children

Health ministry will avert strikes –Minister

A female fan once grabbed my manhood on stage –King Cap Bee

Tribunal reserves ruling on Osun gov election petition

Ajimobi allays teachers’ fear

Ondo party executives pledge support for Jonathan

Presidency, Mark, Atiku condemn attack on Jonathan’s convoy

Focus on issues, APC group tells PDP

4,000 policemen for Buhari campaign in Akure

Fayose signs N80.9bn budget

Bamidele meets Tinubu, to support Buhari

Boko Haram raping our daughters –Baga woman

Mother, son die in Lagos multiple accidents

Police disrupt factional PDP rally in Ondo

FG’ll pay fuel subsidy for 40 days –Alison-Madueke

Jonathan’s supporters task INEC over credible polls

PVCs: 100 NGOs demand poll shift by 30 days

Military plans major operation against Boko Haram

Five political parties endorse Ogun PDP candidate

Nobody should vote in the coming elections

NDLEA raids company for importing N95m ephedrine

Fuel price reduction, political gimmick –APC chief

Poll: Ethnic groups in politics of endorsement deals

I only shouted ‘thief’ before thugs mobbed him – Lotto boss accused of agent’s murder

Alpine skier, Lindsey Vonn, earns N34m for record win

Married couples’ diverse sex signals

Losing all I had in America, saddest moment of my life –Victor Olaotan

Speaking more than one language keeps brain smart –Study

T.W.O. surprises Ruggedman

My ex-wife left because she wanted me to live abroad – Yemi Solade

I want a bum like Kim Kardarshian’s –Seyi Asekun

AFCON 2015: No lessons learned

Mercedes-Benz admits copying GLE Coupe design from BMW X6

Love me… love mine!

I am the most prepared presidential candidate –NCP candidate, Onovo

Oil prices surge after Saudi king’s death

Yemen power vacuum: Houthi fighters on alert

Mubarak brothers released in Egypt

IPMAN sells petrol above N100 in Enugu

Nigerian hospitals failure to treat heart ailments worrisome -Jonathan

My sister died of heart-related ailment — Jonathan

Attack on Jonathan must stop -Presidency

Fayose led thugs to attack me -Senatorial candidate

Ekiti fed varsity staff protest, demand colleagues release

Shettima begs residents as Jonathan campaigns in Borno

UN pledges support for anti-terror campaign

Fayose signs N80bn 2015 budget

At N87, FG still subsidises petrol -PPPRA

Hippo killed in River Benue

Obanikoro leads Goodluck/Sambo Lagos road show

Elections: NYSC re-assures members of safety

INEC recovers 983 stolen PVCs in Edo

Hoodlums raze Bauchi APC gov candidate’s office

PDP denies hoarding PVCs in Enugu

INEC will work with timetable -Jega

Anti-Muslim acts soar in France since Paris attacks

Man Utd confident on Dani Alves

AFCON 2015: Three Guinea fans killed by grenade

Abuja business groups protest high electricity tariff

Jonathan reads riot act to rice importers

Hackers’ attempt on DHQ website blocked -Olukolade

APGA adopts Enugu PDP gov candidate

Jonathan mourns King Abdullah

Aregbesola, Omisore wait for election tribunal judgment

AfDB, MasterCard to broaden financial inclusion in Africa

Saudi King Abdullah to be buried after noon prayers

CAF announces 2017 African Cup host in April

Buhari pledges to end epileptic power supply

Japanese hostages: ISIS silent as deadline passes

Amaechi, Ali, others meet over Jonathan, Buhari debate

Trailer crushes commercial vehicle in Lagos, several killed

Saudi blogger’s flogging postponed

APC warns Fayose against plans to disrupt Buhari’s rally

Ousted Thai PM faces criminal charges

Japanese hostage not enemy of Muslims -Mother

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Alleged assault on Jonathan

Let’s vote wisely

Check PVC selling


Attention, Abuja DisCo

Onyema, African leaders confident of more foreign investments

Market capitalisation falls by N24bn

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah dies

LASAA vows to sue PDP over illegal adverts

PDP warns Fashola against shutting LASU

Ambode promises to build stadium in Ajegunle

HarvestPlus trains corps members as agro-entrepreneurs

Trader wins car in Nestle shoppers’ promo

CCM unveils music tracking device on radio, TV

Burna Boy, Wande Coal for Dubai concert

Too many cliques killing Nollywood – Nwosu

Madonna, Jolie, Mill condemn Boko Haram attacks

Globalisation drags Nigerian schools into foreign curricula

Ogun teachers resolve to continue strike

LCCI warns FG against excessive borrowing

Manufacturers threaten relocation over export grant suspension

Are urges Ajimobi to industrialise Oyo

Fashola didn’t raise LASU fees —Olukoga

I’ll make Ogun an oil-producing state —Isiaka

Kashamu promises to influence creation of Ijebu State

Retire from politics, APC advises Obanikoro

Fashola kicks as NCC stops APC’s SMS campaign

Physically-challenged persons want access to voting centres

‘I ‘ll give monthly report of constituency spending’

Nigeria won’t be polio-free in 2015, says expert

400 benefit from Aboderin empowerment scheme

‘PDP planning to stone Buhari in Ondo’

Experts warn against bird flu risk

Striking health workers accuse FG of neglect

Nigeria records 100,000 new cancer cases yearly —Ajekigbe

Nigerian Army gets new spokesman

African states seek UN mandate to fight B’Haram

INEC warns politicians against desperation

Rivers PDP reports Amaechi to police

Nobody can stop me from visiting Bayelsa –Patience Jonathan

Fire guts Vitafoam office

Gunmen invade drug store, kill pharmacist

Health workers’ strike claims seven lives in Nasarawa

Bricklayer, others nabbed for N100m robbery in Lagos

Police arrest guardian for brutalising 15-year-old

Pandemonium as thugs kill APC supporter in Lagos

14 injured in motor accident

Fuel subsidy: PPPRA removes pricing template from website

Section 2 of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway reaches 16% completion

Uncertainty surrounds TCN privatisation

We created N220bn fund to help MSMEs – Jonathan

Groups protest against marketers selling petrol above N87

Skills for good business returns

Should we combine finances before marriage?

In Gone too Far, Ukeje conquers London

Tips to improve your company’s customer experience

FIBA Africa Zone 3 gets mobile courts

Youths attack President’s campaign team in Bauchi

CMS girls win Lagos schools’ debate

Sri Lanka to recover stolen Rajapakse billions

The raging controversy about Buhari’s health

Banks face sanctions over Windows XP

Let’s go to Ghana

Indian doctors separate African conjoined twins

If Nigeria had values like France

What you should know about bird flu

Anti-ISIL coalition meets in London

Two policemen killed in Somali blast

Egypt orders release of Mubarak sons

Attack on Jonathan’s convoy irresponsible, crude -TUC

349,343 jobs created in 2014 third quarter -NBS

I’m not fighting Folarin –Akinjide

Elections will hold in Borno, Yobe, FG pledges

Jonathan in Benue, pledges to modernise agric

Northern youths condemn politically motivated attacks

Yemen president resigns amid political crisis

PDP hoarding PVCs in Enugu -APC gov candidate

Men in Army uniforms attacked our secretariat -Ekiti APC

Boko Haram exposes weaknesses in Nigeria’s foundation – Chidoka

ACF meets stakeholders, seeks APC, PDP peace accord

Wike, Peterside, Princewill sign peace deal

US group to build 250MW plant in Rivers

Ekiti to ban religious bodies demand for HIV test

NOA condemns attack on Jonathan’s convoy

Muslims warn politicians against religious discrimination

PDP has exhausted its lies against Buhari – Oshiomhole

Reps condemn execution of Nigerians in Indonesia‎

Aregbesola blames unemployment for Osun communal clash

Campaign team alleges plot to stone Buhari in Ondo

Nigeria is suffering from institutionalised corruption – Okogie

Army’s performance against Boko Haram low -Ex-COAS

Rivers PDP alerts police over stadium controversy

Banks, oil firms owe N32bn B’Haram victims’ funds – Presidency

We’ll retaliate Jonathan’s convoy attack in Katsina – IYC

Stop oppressing lecturers, ASUU tells LASU VC

INEC advises politicians against do-or-die politics

Health workers express readiness to end strike

APC rejects NSA Sambo’s call to postpone elections

JTF vows to crush N’Delta sea robbers, kidnappers

Bayelsa CP warns groups threatening Patience Jonathan

Opposition buying PVCs for cloning -Abia

Liberia cremates 2,800 Ebola bodies

Humans at risk of bird flu – UI don

Boko Haram taking the shine off my achievements -Jonathan

Police battle hoodlums as Jonathan campaigns in Bauchi

Usman replaces Laleye as Army spokesman

APC, PDP, LP sign peace deal in Rivers

Nigeria to commence production of anti-retroviral drugs – UNAIDS

Pump price: NSCDC seals 10 filling stations in Ondo

Lagos Police Command assures residents of violence-free elections

Jonathan buries sister on Friday

Nigerians condemn killing of two drug offenders in Indonesia

Japan hostages: ISIS silent as deadline draws near

Dozens dead, 7,000 arrested in Bangladesh protests

13 killed in Ukraine’s Donetsk bus attack

Leader of Germany’s anti-Islam movement quits

US congress invites Netanyahu for Iran speech

Libyan rival parliament suspends UN talks

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

SEC promises to improve market participation

United Capital predicts increased market volatility

Health tip: Risk factors for constipation

Can coffee protect you from melanoma?

Use of male IVF procedure doubled in the past decade

Study rates migraine medications

INEC can’t disqualify Buhari, Jega insists

APC kicks as NCC bans networks from advertising

Agbaje promises to reduce cost of land

Don’t be partial, group warns controversial Mbu

Fayose doesn’t speak for Ekiti people, says group

Kenya considers request to repatriate Chinese hackers

Lagos tax regime

Boyo and dollar certificates

No Sir, Agbaje

Stop evading tax

Stem reckless campaigns

Knowledge, not certificates

NARTO protests over electronic fuel delivery system

Remove Jonathan’s posters from lamp posts – LASG

2015: Lagos lawmaker urges Nigerians to unite

Govt advises Lagos farmers on cooperative societies

Petrol pump price reduction won’t affect loading –Nipco

Sterling Bank promotes cashless policy

Oil prices, financial regulations’ll shape 2015 –Report

French premier announces measures against terrorism

N1.29tn spent on fuel subsidy in two years

Efficient metering’ll reduce Discos’ debts – MEMMCOL

FG not open about petrol price cut –Experts

Hospitals deserted as health workers continue strike

Equatorial Guinea, Burkina Faso end in stalemate

Mikel relishing Chelsea advantage over Liverpool

Enyeama warns Ivory Coast

Siasia names 21 for Tunisia, 35 for Super 6

Heartland won’t sell Clement, Koffi

Naira devaluation: Travellers pay more for foreign trips

TCN reconnects Borno to power grid

‘1,669 PHCN workers to get severance next week’

Poor IGR tracking affects revenue collection – OAGF

Subsidy on petrol now N2.84 per litre –PPPRA

Consumers paying for power firms’ commercial losses –Nebo

Deaths, sorrow on Bayelsa waters

Folarin asks oil workers to obey rules

‘Fight insecurity with technology’

Nigerian Army redeploys spokesman, others

Aregbesola planning to disrupt tribunal sitting – Omisore

Jonathan has destroyed Army, says Tinubu

‘Don’t vote for APC’

Catholic bishops advise politicians

Nigeria Immigration warns foreigners not to vote

Buhari liable for Katsina attack on Jonathan —PDP

Rivers varsity expels 366

Oshiomhole should retrace his steps —UNIBEN

‘Bayelsa’ll protect Patience Jonathan’

Buhari’s certificate controversy needless – Onu

Jonathan, Buhari are infidels, says Shekau

Bayern in no hurry to extend Guardiola stay

Jobless youth killed while struggling for campaign money

As CODE follows the cookstoves money

Community petitions Lagos over blockade of street

APM Terminals Apapa to get four new cranes

Etim Esin wants world-class coach for Eagles

How to use social networking for business (2)

Pirate attacks in Nigeria down by 45% —IMB

Sex, food, can cause headache

Osaze tips Ivory Coast, demand goals from Moses

The ball is now in Jega’s court

Ex-militants back Buhari, flay Jonathan

Five cops held for taking N150,000 bribe

‘Don’t hold elections in Adamawa’

Tin-Can, PTML Customs generate N375.6bn

Microsoft to show off more Windows 10 features

Expanding business with social media tools

Buhari: What’s death got to do with it?

Dixons Carphone sees ‘rollercoaster’ trading

Appoint VP from our group, Houthis tell Yemeni President

Nobody can hack into INEC database – Jega

France issues first charges over Paris attack

Great leaders don’t ask youths to attack others -Jonathan

Nigeria’s military ill-equipped, can’t fight Boko Haram -Kingibe

Nigeria records 100,000 new cancer cases yearly – Don

I was schemed out of Ebonyi gov race –Chukwu

INEC needs 750,000 ad-hoc staff for Feb elections

Ex-councillors threaten showdown with Kaduna over severance pay

Immigration service asks foreigners not to vote

IG unveils guideline, vows to punish errant policemen

Fayose, Mbaka flouting hate speech prohibition -NHRC

Ekiti APC alleges plot to arrest members

Oshiomhole should rebuild demolished buildings –UNIBEN

FG reconnects Borno to power grid

Shekau claims Baga attack, threatens Niger, others

Jonathan has destroyed the Army, says Tinubu

I left C’River PDP over injustice -LP gov candidate

Jonathan visits Sanusi, seeks royal blessings

Katsina stoning: Niger-Delta youths vow to respond

Don’t vote for APC, Falae warns Ondo voters

Bayelsa flays threat against Patience, Police begin probe

PDP internal crisis causes Govt House fracas -El-Rufai

APC inaugurates Buhari’s campaign committee in Ondo

We’ll make the capital market vibrant again -DG

APC condemns attack on Jonathan’s convoy in Katsina

NEMA creates two new Borno displaced persons camps

Judiciary workers decide on strike Sunday

Health workers’ strike unjust, self-serving – NMA

Ekiti Rep faults Fayose’s attacks on Buhari

Mark pledges 85 % victory for Jonathan in Benue

University expels 366 students over poor performance

Minister advocates increase in corps members’ allowances

Pump price: Groups protest non compliance in Abuja

Check small arms proliferation, INEC tells security agencies

Registered voters vs collected PVCs [Infographic]

ECOWAS deploys 250 observers for February elections

PDP condemns attack on Jonathan’s convoy

NDE boss urges use of solar energy

JTF to compensate dead soldiers’ families

Army not directly involved in elections -Police

INEC urges electorate to consider physically challenged people

Poultry farmers move to prevent Bird Flu in Osun

ICC vows to prosecute parties involved in insurgency

Bird flu hits seven states, 22,500 birds die -Minister

UPDATE: I graduated alongside Yar’Adua, had Grade II –Buhari

Bangladesh arrests 7,015 opposition activists over unrest

Prosecutors charge four men in connection with Paris attacks

Ebonyi civil servants begin warning strike

Health workers protest in Ogun

Crude oil decline threatens three Nigerian deepwater projects –GMD

10 killed, churches torched in Charlie Hebdo protests

5-year-old boy kills baby brother in US

US arrest two Yemenis over alleged murder plot

Sudan opposition to boycott national dialogue

Obama vows to hunt down terrorists

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

ICT, agric can reduce graduate unemployment –SURE-P

Unlisted securities: NASD records N2.3bn transactions

‘Market volatility set to continue’

GTB tops gainers as equities recover N15bn

APC creates platforms for donation to Buhari’s campaign

Traders decry extortion, harassment by hoodlums

Lagos director asks health workers to improve services

Eagles’ foreign coaches were scams —Erico

Ohawuchi nets hat trick, fastest goal in Egypt

Aruna will shine in Egypt – Makanjuola

Kayode laments Nigeria AFCON miss

Fetuga links Eagles’ failure to weak league

Obama pushes tax plan to give party lift

Twitter to pay $30m for India start-up ZipDial

China to expel former president’s aide

Baby shot dead by five-year-old brother

Russia signs military cooperation deal with Iran

ISIS executed scores in Iraq this month – UN

Labour wants compliance with new Pension Act

NIM pledges commitment to youth empowerment

NDE charges women to create jobs

Kwara workers’ unions allay fears of retrenchment

German union demands 5.5% wage increase

Hope for local parts makers as ANAMMCO resurrects

FAAN expands MMIA terminal

Flight delay: Discovery Air to compensate passengers

Kwara promises aviation college two aircraft

Alleged fraud: EFCC probes Rivers, Kano, others

Soldiers intercept 3,600 ballot boxes in Ogun

Ex-SSG, 434 others defect to APC in Kaduna

ILO predicts rising unemployment in Nigeria, other countries

Osun PDP sacks spokesperson

Soun, Akintola yet to get PVC

Tinubu to voters: Obtain PVC, vote out Jonathan

Aregbesola urges police to recover arms from communities

‘Pay education tax’

Pay our 29-month pension arrears, retirees tell Jonathan

‘We’ll disgrace Patience Jonathan at Bayelsa rally’

Don’t hold elections in Adamawa, governor begs INEC

APC faults Jonathan’s success claims in education

Battered 15-year-old refuses to report assault to police

Curbing post-election violence

Can Abuja Peace Accord guarantee non-violent elections?

PVCs and Jega

African Americans search for Luther King’s replacement

Elections: NBC punishes 35 broadcast stations

Multivitamins aren’t the health insurance you take them for

FG targets N504bn annually from textile exports

The thing about new economy

Don’t celebrate FRSC

FG owes us N250bn, say oil marketers

DSS, police clash over N300 toll fee

How to prevent typhoid fever in children

Al-Makura campaign manager’s pregnant daughter beheaded

Dos and don’ts for minor burns

IMF downgrades global growth forecast

Birmingham FC owners alert police over missing £2.5m

Amadi, provide prepaid meters before tariff freeze

Houthis take over Yemen presidential palace

Police chief sentenced for Guatemala war role

Nigeria, biggest spender on image making -Report

We’re ready to protect Buhari in Ekiti -Police

Special prosecutor found dead in Argentina

NUP asks FG to pay 29-month pension arrears

Death-wish-for-Buhari advert: Jonathan violates non-violence pact

Ask Fayose about his advert –Anenih

FG targets $3bn annually from textile exports

Hoodlums stone Jonathan’s convoy in Katsina

30,000 Beijing couples apply to have second child

CBN warns against speculative trading of Naira

APC Campaign faults Jonathan’s success claims in education

Jonathan bags Zamfara traditional title

EU deploys election observers

Hoodlums disrupt inauguration of Kaduna LGs’ caretaker chairmen

Anyim, Adoke, others fail to resolve JUSUN strike

Fayose destroying our posters, planning attack -APC

Elections: NUJ demands insurance for accredited journalists

Bird Flu hits Rivers, farm quarantined

Only 7.6% displaced persons live in IDP camps –Report

Ekweremadu bags UNN honourary doctorate degree

IG redeploys Mbu to oversee elections in Lagos

Strike: Ado-Ekiti Poly shut indefinitely

Wike dares Amaechi, says Jonathan’ll use stadium for rally

NBC sanctioned 35 broadcast stations over 2011 polls -Agency

Mimiko presents N130bn 2015 budget

Tinubu donates N10m to Kaduna post-election violence victims

Jonathan handed Nigeria over to Boko Haram -BSO

UNSC demands release of Chibok schoolgirls

‘PDP crisis won’t affect candidates’ performance’

Aregbesola directs police to seize warring communities arms

Cote d’Ivoire will deliver -Toure

I won’t infringe on my deputy’s rights -Aliyu

We don’t have Buhari’s credentials -Army

Striking health workers protest in LUTH

Nigerian arrested for registering British couple as baby’s parents

NEMA donates relief materials to Sokoto fire victims

NSCDC arrests man for allegedly stealing eight goats

Osun PDP sacks Odeyemi as party’s spokesperson

ISIS threatens to kill Japanese hostages, demands $200m

Shagari assures PDP of victory in Sokoto

NEDG releases timetable for presidential debates

Zambians vote in tight presidential election

Four dead in DR Congo anti-government protests

Hezbollah mourns fighters killed in attack

US to launch talks with Cuba

Monday, January 19, 2015

Name N750m bribe takers, PDP dares EFCC

Fayose: I’ll work for Jonathan’s victory

Niger dep gov, 200 others dump PDP

Cameroon frees 24 hostages after B’Haram kidnapping

ASUU tackles Oshiomhole over UNIBEN properties

‘Hold violence-threatening politicians accountable’

Ambode promises better security for Lagos

Scrutiny for a childhood remedy

An economical way to save progress

Ikeja bomb victims say govt unfaithful to promise

Army adjourns trial of 22 officers

Residents kill four fleeing B’Haram members

‘Abalaka case still at S’Court’

INEC counsels politicians on alternative dispute resolution

‘Electoral violence scares investors’

Seek grass-roots advice, Lagos farmers, artisans urge politicians

NBA calls for quick resolution of judiciary crisis

Jonathan stopped B’Haram from taking over Nigeria —PDP

CNN interview: ‘Satanic’ or bitter truth?

Australia Open: Federer, Sharapova through

‘Six states didn’t sponsor Christian pilgrims in 2014’

Moses ready for ‘tough’ Stoke challenge

Campaigns shouldn’t be about dead leaders –Buhari

I/Coast, Cameroon begin AFCON bids

Thugs invade Lagos APC rally, stab two

DPO, Chioma Ajunwa, seizes newspapers over PUNCH report

Power supply to worsen as vandals burst pipeline

I don’t have PVC, Sultan tells Jonathan

What happens if Jega says you cannot vote?

Bird flu also afflicts humans, watch out!

FG to insure civil servants for N6bn

Jega and our right to vote

MDX-i to drive MainOne’s N7bn data centre

Azarenka faces Stephens test

‘Richest 1% to own more than rest of world’

Democrats offer Clinton an economic road map

Banks to pay for card frauds abroad – CBN

AFCON miss: Mikel blames Eagles

Indonesia’s execution of foreigners causes diplomatic storm

Kakanfo Inn celebrates 26th anniversary, rewards workers

Je suis Nigeria

Physically-challenged people must vote, group tells INEC

We went for only five operations ─ Suspected robbers

Israeli strike kills Iranian general

INEC holds meeting on IDPs today

Kenyan police tear-gas protesting children

Iranian general killed in Israeli attack

EU seeks anti-terror alliance with Arab world

Cameroon army frees Boko Haram hostages

Trans Forcados pipeline vandalised, power supply may worsen

I’ll stop Rivers monorail project -Princewill

I won’t vote because I don’t have PVC -Sultan

We’re working to curtail bird flu -Poultry farmers

Don’t leave your campaign to warlords, APC tells Jonathan

INEC holds meeting on IDPs voting Tuesday

I have confidence in Jega, says Jonathan

Fayose planning to ambush our campaign team – APC

FG reduces ex-depot fuel price to N77.66 per litre

2011 elections produced 733 petitions -Jega

Defend your votes, Buhari tells Niger electorate

Court Martial : Army fails to arraign general, 21 officers

AFCON 2015: Senegal defeats Ghana 2-1

I’ll work to ensure Jonathan’s victory, says Fayose

Elections ‘ll hold February -REC

ECOWAS asks judges to be transparent

Ex-militant leaders allege threat to life

Our appeal against Abalaka in Supreme Court – MDCN

Buhari reminds me of MKO –Keyamo

Provosts warns against use of students for election violence

APC, PDP differ on FG’s fuel price reduction

Mixed reactions greet FG’s fuel price reduction

ASUU tackles Oshiomhole over demolished UNIBEN lecturers’ houses

AUN offers special programme for Chibok girls

C’ River INEC distributes 26, 466 PVCs in three days

Campaign shouldn’t be about dead ex-leaders -Buhari

Fuel still sells for N97 per liter in Abia

Fuel price slash mere tokenism, deceitful -APC

Abuja petrol stations ignore govt’s N97/litre directive

NDE trains 50 Zamfara women on bags, shoe-making

Soldiers free 24 Cameroonians abducted by Boko Haram

Akwa Ibom teachers begin indefinite strike

Rally: Youths take over Kaduna streets, praising Buhari

Woman dies of bird flu in Egypt

Syria Kurds battling IS capture strategic Kobane hilltop

Air traffic controllers shelve planned strike

Fighting eases in Donetsk after Ukraine claims airport victory

Rivers TUC chairman hails FG for reducing fuel price

Electricity supply: Minister sacks Borno reconnection committee

NLC, others commend FG over fuel price reduction

Niger deputy gov dumps PDP for APC

I don’t have fitness problem -Falcao

Libyan army declares ceasefire

Gunshots fired outside Biden’s home

Mali declared Ebola-free

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Six Hezbollah fighters killed in Israeli attack

Rivers, PDP at war over use of stadium

Court nullifies ban on Abalaka’s HIV/AIDS vaccine

Jonathan is promoting corruption —Keyamo

360,000 security operatives, US sniffer dogs for elections

‘Holding elections in N’East, a right’

Northern ministers afraid of campaigning for Jonathan

Ogunjimi takes charge at Mobil athletics

Serena still Aussie Open favourite

Injured Del Potro out

Djokovic ready for Melbourne

Niger FA sets up electoral committee

Aiyegbeni tips Ivory Coast for AFCON title

NSCDC congratulates Aruna

Pacquiao will bleed, Mayweather warns

Ebimobowei targeting Zamalek clash

Wilder beats Stiverne to win WBC title

Aubameyang wants to become an African great

Erema FC win TEPNG tourney

Aluko falls with Hull, Ighalo, Ogbeche grab brace

Nigeria win ITF Junior Circuit

Gunners down Man City at the Etihad

PTF: Group faults Obasanjo on Buhari’s role

One goal will change Ideye’s fortune – Pulis

AFCON missing Eagles –Adepoju, Lawal

Adebayor commits to Spurs

Crocodile bit me –Robben

Vaginal discharge is normal, but be careful

Panicky PDP leaders meet Jonathan

Let us save grandma Love Ofia

Healthiest foods for women

Soothing minor sore throat pain

NASA, NOAA find 2014 warmest year in modern record

Indonesia executes Nigerian, others for drug trafficking

Police, residents kill two robbers in Calabar

Unmarried 60-year-old bricklayer rapes pupil

Lotto boss, thugs kill agent over missing N500

Army redeploys officers

EFCC nabs lover boy for duping Dane

Police manipulating trial of power-drunk cop ─ Tortured couple

Why I fled with lover ─ Runaway teenage girl

FG inaugurates N2bn fund for film distribution

ITF to identify gaps in industrial skills

Power: Lagos to get extra 220MW from Egbin

Ex-minister, NNPC GMDs demand Nigeria’s withdrawal from OPEC

Osinbajo unveils APC power generation plan

PDP ’ll not win a seat in Edo – Obhakhan

I have no godfather – Agbaje

NBA wants law to speed up criminal justice

PDP publicity secretary accuses chairman of wasting funds

Buhari’s certificate equivalent to Master’s degree, says Sagay

APC knocks Agbaje over plan to scrap tollgate

Lagosians now enjoy air-conditioned trains —Jonathan

‘PTF report on Buhari not credible’

Ajimobi dares Ladoja over N500m fraud

APC ’ll run down Nigeria like Lagos – Obanikoro

SERAP asks President, others for anti-corruption plan

Abia PDP resists return of Kalu

A’Ibom gov aspirants reject candidate

OAU students seek intervention in communal clash

Yero, el-Rufai disagree over inciting comment

Petrol now N87 per litre – FG

Letter to Governor Okorocha

Take baby steps for small, daily wins

Outcome of MPC meeting ’ll shape market mood — Report

World and Charlie Hebdo

Engineers call for discipline in govt borrowing

Oil price fall hits Nigeria bondholders

Lagos warns as fire guts three more houses

CBN advised to review forex market rules

Banks stop ATM card usage in USA, China

Appeal court upholds Onigbanko’s sovereignty

Apple, Google sign $415m antitrust deal

Developer decries piracy of house designs

Aturu, Osinbajo bag Fawehinmi integrity award

2015 federal budget: A call for action

Find alternative to oil

Goldman Sachs profits fall by 7%

AFCON: Cape Verde hold Tunisia 1-1 in draws spree

FG reduces petrol to N87 per litre

Police, NSCDC to deploy 360,000 operatives for polls 

ICC opens Gaza crimes inquiry

Drug gang busted in central China

OAU students ask Osun to stop communal clash 

35 Syrian soldiers killed in plane crash

NGOs to monitor kerosene sales, distribution nationwide – NNPC

Zimbabwe bus crash kills 25

EFCC arrests man for $100,000 love scam

Potiskum blast kills five, injures 36

Superb Arsenal stun City, win 2-0 at The Etihad

Ekiti elder condemns Fayose over Buhari’s health claim

Rivers condemns PDP’s threat over stadium’s rally

Uduaghan laments 700,000 uncollected PVCs in Delta

FG summons Indonesian envoy over execution of Nigerians

Buhari denies health concerns, foreign trip

INEC to deploy 3,450 card readers in Ondo

SERAP asks presidential aspirants to tackle corruption

We did not endorse Jonathan -UPN

Mu’azu, others misinforming Jonathan -Clark

Crisis in Osun PDP over financial recklessness

Boko Haram kills three, abducts 50 in N’ Cameroon

How APC will provide steady electricity -Osinbajo

NAP faults INEC’s ‘indifference’  to void votes 

ITF moves to identify gaps in industrial skills

NAFDAC begins mobile water monitoring in Cross River

Soldiers, police guard prisons in Benue, CCTV inactive 

Dickson inaugurates 120-member committee for Jonathan rally

INEC allays fear on alleged PVC theft

German anti-Islam PEGIDA cancels rally over ‘IS death threat’

Nasarawa North will produce next gov -Maku

Ex-minister denies dumping PDP

DPR shuts 60 petrol stations in Akwa Ibom

Army, rebels battle for Ukrainian airport

Charlie Hebdo attacker buried in secret

Niger death toll rises after cartoon protests

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Teachers strike paralyses schools in Ogun

Jonathan, Sambo’s academic degrees meaningless — Fashola

Wike as Rivers PDP gov candidate unfair — Briggs

750,000 ad hoc staff for polls — Jega

TAN dares Dickson

Oil slump: Nigerians should pay less for fuel, says labour

Kwanwanso, Atiku have abandoned Buhari, says PDP

Jonathan, others steal 400,000 barrels of oil daily —Tinubu

We won’t allow Jonathan to polarise North – Northern elders

Army transfers senior officers, to dismiss more soldiers

APC warns clerics against dividing Nigerians

Witness against Buhari on PTF dead — PDP

Jonathan’s govt incompetent —Hafsat Abiola-Costello

Prominent Nigerians who may not vote

INEC rejects Fasehun’s UPN convention

Obama-linked US firm behind APC campaigns –Party

Don’t abandon Jonathan, Daniel begs Obasanjo

Jonathan defies INEC, deploys presidential jets for campaigns

I can’t be distracted by ladies —Reekado Banks

I’m having the time of my life —Di’ja

My hair is my identity —Korede Bello

Dazzle in white

Yemisi Wada radiates

Agbaje steps out with wife

My husband does most of the chores – Ijeoma Agu-Oriahi

2014 prophecies that didn’t come to pass

I don’t want to be slim –Lilian Afegbai

He’s a pastor but he’s gay

Don’t worry about making mistakes – Oluwajimi

I’m crazy about shoes —Ufuoma Koloko

A case for six-year single term

Ekiti: Fayose, Fayemi still fighting dirty

Taekwondo kids: From poor homes to world stage

Presidential election: Jonathan, Buhari’s verbal warfare

I couldn’t buy boots as an orphan — Ocheje

Health benefits of being a woman

Another market fire

Have faith

Attacks on Buhari reflect PDP’s desperation —Mohammmed

Why I married four wives — 97-yr-old retiree

Nigeria’s insurance culture poor — Borokini

Sleep in style

Why vehicles should be well-maintained this year

Osinbajo: Excellence in learning and character

When you fall out of love

Investments in mutual funds hit N174bn

I will be Nigeria’s next president — Prof. Sonaiya

Oil slump: Nigeria targets self-sufficiency in food production

I’m not Sambo’s puppet -Yero

APC warns clerics against circulating inciting statements

US, Israel criticise ICC war crimes probe

Belgium deploys troops after terror threat

PTF: Witness against Buhari is dead, says PDP

Ajimobi flags off campaign, seeks support for APC

Opposition won’t rig PDP out of power -Mark

Don’t postpone 2015 elections –Gambari, others

Chelsea thrash Swansea 5-0

Man Utd back to winning ways, beat QPR 2-0

Ebonyi APGA gov candidate promises new minimum wage

80% of PVCs distributed in Taraba -REC

Yemen arrests two French al Qaeda suspects

Mother arraigned for killing children dies on hunger-strike

PDP funding UNIBEN students to cause trouble -Oshiomhole

Two Egypt policemen stand trial for sexual assault

ECOWAS advocates private sector support against Ebola

Ogun TRACE to clamp down on indiscriminate parking

NAP flays INEC over indifference  to void votes 

UN peacekeeper killed in Mali base attack

NEMA sympathises with victims of Gombe blast

Gabon releases over 100 political prisoners

Goalkeepers deserve separate awards -Dosu

ECOWAS advocates private sector support against Ebola

ICC to probe war crimes in Palestine

Every decision is going against Chelsea -Mourinho

FG has spent N10bn on second Niger bridge -Jonathan

Chadian troops to help Nigeria, Cameroon fight Boko Haram

Police arrest two with fake State House number plate

Belgium deploys more troops after foiling terror plan

Suicide bomber kills six in Gombe

Chadian troops battle Boko Haram

Kwankwaso urges youths to shun violence

Madagascar’s new prime minister takes office

Buhari pledges to revive Ajaokuta Steel Company

Long lost spacecraft found on Mars

West African leaders to create anti-Boko Haram force

Friday, January 16, 2015

I have over 100 pairs of shoes –Bimbo Thomas

Record excites Le Roy

E’Guinea 2015 begins: African stars go to war

Glamour, style at presidential wedding

UN seeks protection of children in North-East

NSA office to prevent Boko Haram from recruiting

Buhari not qualified to contest –Ozekhome

Chibok community flays Jonathan’s Maiduguri visit

Shopaholic …with Gloria Maduka

Travel tips to Grenada

ECA drops to $2.45bn as FG, states share N580bn

Strike: Air traffic controllers ground flights nationwide Monday

Oil: Share prices may crash by 28% before elections

Where do we go from here?

Truly, Nations Cup starts without Nigeria

My best yet to come – Powell

I’ll give all for World Cup – Misbah

Fatherhood’ll help Djokovic – Becker

United legends back Shaw

Lukaku’ll end goal drought – Mirallas

Bayern experience will help me –Shaqiri

Messi greater than Ronaldo – Capello

Tug-of-war federation complains

Nigeria can dominate African tennis – Ndanusa

Eagles’ll regret missing 2015 AFCON – Bazuaye

Cricket federation warns coaches

Para-power lifters seek help

Amokachi, Agbim target Yemen win

‘Expect surprises at AMVCA 2015’

Oga Bello advised me to become a musician –KWAM1

KSB is still my friend –Eddy Brown, ex hubby

I cannot cancel my show because of election –Basketmouth

I have nothing against Desmond Elliot –Soul E

I don’t know if I’ll remarry after Kefee’s death –Husband

My husband and I married as virgins –Nikki Laoye

When it comes to pleasure…

I don’t believe my father raped his lady friend –Lekan, Obesere’s son

It’s not easy to be one of KSA’s many wives –Queen Ahneva

Host community lashes Nigeria’s biggest power station:Egbin is a big blessing to Nigeria, a curse to our people

Interpol to track killer of ex-Ogun CJ’s daughter

Family of grandma, granddaughter crushed by drunk driver says: We almost lost three generations

Ignore Fayose’s comment on Buhari’s health –APC

UPN disowns Abubakar as party executive

Lagos tasks tertiary institutions on IGR

Fire destroys 33 shops, apartments in Lagos

INEC approves 88 observer groups for election

OPC not supporting Jonathan, Buhari– Adams

Daniel attacks Amosun over abandoned projects

PDP shuns Elechi at Jonathan’s rally

Boko Haram: ECOWAS mulls regional force

Buhari more competent than Jonathan – Fashola

I’ll correct Nigeria’s 16 years misrule –Buhari

APC secretariat bombed again in Rivers

Don’t intimidate Jonathan’s supporters, GLGP warns APC

Ekiti to repeal LCDAs laws, bans posters

Nigeria soldiers fighting Boko Haram demoralised – Buhari

Politicians are liars –Adeboye

Visit Chibok, Buni Yadi, APC tells Jonathan

Poll: NUT seeks protection for pupils, schools

Obasanjo is corrupt – Clark

Election violence fears: Politicians, CEOs move families abroad

Ukwa youths adopt APGA candidate for senatorial seat

Postpone poll if necessary, group tells INEC

North won’t vote Jonathan despite Maiduguri visit –ACF, others

Tough times for printers as politicians now print own posters

Ray J spends N494m to be Kim K’s neighbour

Election: PDP, APC deepen campaign war online

Staphylococcus: The real picture

Why Americans fear Ebola more than flu

Good etiquette is good business

Would you disclose your salary to your spouse?

Orphaned by Ebola, rejected by communities: Dozens of children risk bleak futures in Liberia, S’ Leone

Why men want sex in the morning and women at night –Study

15 things voice users should aspire to in 2015 (I)

Every brand has a life cycle –Babaeko

Napping may help infants’ learning skills

Murdered editor ‘dragged’ staff to death –Charlie Hebdo co-founder

Turkish PM equates Netanyahu to Paris attackers

Stakeholders warn against post-election violence

Define purpose and priorities for your wedding

Bangladesh paramilitary to target firebomb throwers

How long will Nigerians remain fools?

Mimiko turned out to be a traitor – Issa Aremu, NLC VP

Graduating with a first class not difficult –Alma Oputa, Covenant University best student

How to be a secondary virgin (III)

Oil prices retreat again as oversupply bites

Google partners with auto suppliers on self-driving car

Scientists grow first ever contracting human muscle in a lab dish

Lagos community awaits meter 10 years after payment

Ebola in Liberia could end by June

Armed man takes two hostages in west Paris

Mohammed cartoon publication illegal, Russia says

China inaugurates tourist tax refund scheme

Manchester City’s Nasri out for three weeks

PDP snubs Elechi at Jonathan’s rally in Ebonyi 

Five charged with terrorism after Belgium raids

We’ll complete all projects before May –Ajimobi

Landing facilities: Air controllers begin strike on Monday

Charlie Hebdo: French cultural centre in Niger set ablaze

NSA plans to break Boko Haram’s recruitment drive

Saudi postpones flogging of liberal blogger

ICC to probe possible war crimes in Palestine

Belgium enlists troops in fight against terror

Yobe has spent N10bn on insurgency, says Gaidam

PDP hails Jonathan’s visit to Maiduguri

Police arrest Ekiti Speaker’s aides

I don’t trust ‎politicians, they’re liars – Adeboye

Expel Obasanjo now, Clark tells PDP

ECA drops to $2.49bn, FG, states share N580bn

Nigerian soldiers are demoralised, Buhari says in Benue

12 dead, three injured in China road accident

Nigerians will  hail  outcome of 2015 polls – Mark

INEC trains Osun officials to use card readers 

APC lauds Jonathan for ‘finally’ visiting Maiduguri 

Man beheads wife, daughter, commits suicide in Ogun

INEC plans to include displaced persons in voting

Ogun schools shut as teachers begin strike

OPC not supporting  Jonathan, Buhari -Adams 

INEC okays 88 election observers

500 shops razed in another Lagos fire

We lack weapons, buy uniforms, Nigerian soldiers tell CNN

France, Singapore step up fight against tax evaders

We can’t ban social media, Vietnam PM says

Lagos Fire Service battles Marina, Kirikiri, other inferno

Thursday, January 15, 2015

ASI edges up as 20 stocks rise

Chinese shares rise on more stimulus hopes

Transcorp Hotels completes listing on NSE

Celebrating FRSC and The PUNCH

Shun electoral violence

Jonathan and Obasanjo’s peace meeting

Produce Buhari’s certificates

Police probe Paris attackers’ links with Spanish terrorists

S’African activist Malema slams Jonathan over insecurity

US takes steps to ease Cuba embargo

Jonathan can’t fight B’Haram with 1985 weapons – Fashola

Cleric predicts peaceful polls

Five policemen, 11 civilians died in robbery– Police

Ambode, Agbaje disagree on Lagos economy, education

APC faults Fayose’s sacking of perm sec

PDP directs contractors to support gov candidate

Emulate Martin Luther King, US envoy tells politicians

When Nigeria determined the fate of another nation

Beware of Obasanjo’s antics, Fayose warns Nigerians

Amosun didn’t develop Ogun –Isiaka

Don’t come to Bayelsa, youths tell Patience Jonathan

Judiciary not corrupt –Agabi

Chukwu wants Westerhof-like coach for Eagles

Power: FG to buy one million meters

Foreign investors withdraw N793bn from stock market

2015: The easy choice before Nigerians

Baga massacre: Diminishing value of Nigerian lives

Police promote AIG, Ogun CP, others

Two die, 60 buildings, 15 vehicles perish in Lagos fire

Suspected Yahoo boys build hotel, houses with proceeds

Police seize The PUNCH, others, demand N5,000

Unidentified person impregnates, dumps 17-year-old in Ogun

Forget herbal cleansers, drink water and lemon

Protect your pet from the harmattan (2)

First contracting human muscle grown in laboratory

More benefits of Epsom salt

Cancer-fighting foods

Boko Haram attacks: Images are ‘shocking’ proof

INEC dismisses officials over PVC theft

The end of social business as we know it

Dad’s bid is about Nigerians –Buhari’s daughter

Branding your blog for success (1)

B’Haram killed woman while delivering baby –Amnesty International

Plateau leaders sign peace pact

INEC sacks workers for stealing PVCs

PDP begs councillors to work for Jonathan

Nigeria requires urgent rescue, says Okogie

15 Chadians killed in Biu attack –FG

Buhari promises new deal for youths, women

Grant military financial autonomy –Aliyu

APC hails Nigerian soldiers’ gallantry

Mimiko urges unity against B’Haram

Avoid divisive utterances, Amosun tells citizens

Low turnout in Akwa Ibom

‘Equip military to fight terror’

More austerity measures coming – Okonjo-Iweala

FG sets up panel on infrastructure

Seplat’s gets $700m credit facility

Workers’ redeployment to improve market regulation – SEC

‘Shun violent politicians’

Okonjo-Iweala, others meet judiciary workers Monday

276 days after Chibok girls abduction, President visits Borno

Global conflicts to dominate Davos agenda

Ayade plans banana export to boost C’River revenue

Fans criticise Basketmouth over planned concert

Maximise your potential, don urges Jextoban pupils

I still love United —Pogba

UBA joins Vodafone Global Enterprise

BP announces North Sea job cuts

Samsung launches BlackBerry takeover bid

Participants win prizes at Pla2Win audition

Are, Banjo decry state of model schools

Payment of WASSCE fees stopped because of corruption –Wada

Forex trainer needs N10m for surgery

BIS alumna leads Cambridge examination

Goodluck 2015: The light goes dim

‘N10,000 admission test fee is for Model Colleges’

Rolls-Royce wins $1.1bn engine contract from Spanish carrier

Osaze willing to extend Stoke contract

Myths that ruin a smart start-up

Chinese shares jump on more stimulus hopes

Bet9ja/Mamora Cup kicks off

FBI arrests Ohio man over Capitol bomb plot

US eases Cuba travel, trade restrictions

15 Chadians killed in Biu Boko Haram attack

South African activist slams Jonathan over Boko Haram attacks

Adoke lied over our strike – Judiciary workers

Imoke begs C’River PDP defectors to return

Two dead in Belgium anti-terror raid

N500m refund: Ladoja demands N10bn from Ajimobi

Ex-minister, Saraki fault Jonathan on economy, governance

We’ll soon free Boko Haram’s captured territories -Jonathan

Judicial workers abusing strike -Lagos AG

Uwais rues non-implementation of electoral reform panel’s report

Fresh cases of Bird flu in Kano, Lagos

Don’t shun Presidential debate, Kuku advises Buhari

Ballot box snatching era over, Rivers REC tells politicians

INEC laments low collection of PVC in Ekiti

PDP asks councilors to work for Jonathan

Oil slump: FG to roll out more austerity measures

Naira devaluation will fuel inflation, slow growth –W’Bank

Five cops, 11 civilians died in Ikare robbery -Police

PDP commends Jonathan, Buhari on peace pact

Buhari plans big for youth, women -Campaign team

Government clueless, Nigeria needs rescue, says Okogie

Kaduna: Zamfara PDP gov aspirant, supporters back El-Rufai 

Stop labeling judiciary as corrupt -S’Court Justice, ex-AGF

Cleric calls for national fast to stop violence

Strike: Anyim, others to meet with JUSUN Monday

54 LG retirees die over unpaid pension -Group

Aliyu canvasses financial autonomy for military

Ex-soldiers beg FG for payment of pension

I didn’t endorse any presidential, gov candidate -Soyinka

Beware of Obasanjo’s banana peel, says Fayose

N’Assembly okays collection of Property tax in Abuja

Youth group warns Patience Jonathan against Bayelsa visit

Police promote AIG, 13 others

Jonathan visits Maiduguri

Revenue: C’River PDP gov candidate target banana export

Presidential candidate begins campaign in displaced persons camp

IG orders CPs to secure arms, banks

Displaced Baga residents get FG’s relief materials

Well-equipped military will curb insurgency -Aregbesola

Corps members distribute free books to Osun pupils

Millions cheer as pope arrives in Philippines

INEC dismisses staff for PVCs theft

Ronaldo considering comeback in USA

Kaduna NDLEA arrests 346 drug dealers, seizes drugs

Sierra Leone opens Ebola centre for pregnant women

Images show scale of Boko Haram devastation

Islamic State young fighter executes two suspected spies

100 feared missing after boat sinks in CAR

17 vehicles burnt in Lagos fire

Ebola cases drop to lowest levels in months -WHO

Five Yemeni inmates released from Guantanamo

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Over 150 died in Baga –Amnesty International

Soldiers repel B’Haram attack on Biu, kill 41

APC regains House majority as PDP loses 8 Reps

Military takes delivery of attack helicopters

Cholera kills 20 in Rivers

EFCC grills Ebonyi commissioners for fraud

Jonathan, PDP leaders meet

Abia: Security beefed up for Jonathan’s visit

Politicians shun meeting with police in Bayelsa

SDP faults Amosun on development

Five shot dead in Lagos cult attack

Ogun police to seal hotels that harbour thugs

‘Nigeria greater than politicians’ ambitions’

Bank, others close in Ikare after robbery attack

Unpaid Lt.Col. to report Nigerian Army to court

Families escape death in Lagos fire

Police find man’s head in Ebute Meta, body in Surulere

EFCC arrests, recovers $2,000 from fraudulent lover

Jonathan tells military chiefs to fish out traitors

Adeboye opens UI zoo

‘Jonathan’s government corrupt’

Minister urges youths to avoid violence

Lagos LG boss, monarch warn against lawlessness

US links rising B’Haram attacks to elections

Group seeks progressive as Fashola’s successor

Teach your children money management skills

Buhari’ll defeat Jonathan, Amaechi boasts

Nigerian players can be world’s best – Omokaro

Sivasspor release Chrisantus

My wife discovered A’Ibom PDP gov candidate –Akpabio

Where did the oil wealth go?

AfDB, others move to boost Africa’s economic growth

NDLEA impounds N2.9bn drugs in Lagos

Gwarzo restructures SEC, redeploys workers

Pillars can win Champions League –Emordi

Save Northern child

Soak in a bath with Epsom salts

Charlie Hebdo returns to newsstands, sells out

Jonathan, Buhari disagree on 2011 post-poll crisis, sign pact

PDP faults APC on traffic jam

Global economy running on one engine – W’Bank

Sunderland want Defoe

Defend child rights

North is food basket

ANAMMCO, ABC assemble Chinese trucks in Enugu

Stocks sink further as Dangote Cement sheds 9.19%

Vitamin D may boost colon cancer survival, study finds

Towards Nigeria’s industrial revolution

Man City deal thrills Bony

No Messi, no Barca

Check exam malpractice

I’ll free Nigeria from insecurity –Buhari

Industrial demand puts pressure on gas supply

Widowhood, culture and mental health

Pacquiao ready to fight Mayweather

Using Instagram for business: Everything you need to know

Separate governmental powers

An optimistic outlook may be good for your heart

Bakassi: Refugee father uses daughter as collateral for N600,000 loan (2)

Mabo wants early preparation for Falcons

Iodine deficiency in food can lead to goitre

Banks reduce lending to oil firms, airlines

Re: Where is Mrs Buhari?

Why Baga killings didn’t move the world

FG targets $68bn fresh investment from FTZs

US man wrongfully jailed for 20 years dies

Yemeni Al-Qaeda claims Charlie Hebdo attack

Kaduna CP meets Yero, El-Rufai over gov poll

OAU students escape death in Osun communal clash 

FG targets $68bn FDI from eight free zones

UN mediates Libyan talks in Geneva

Robbery: Banks shut  in Ikare, residents say 20 died

Kukah warns against postponing Feb polls

There’s tension, confusion, Abdulsalami laments in open letter

1.7 million Edo voters registered, 906,024 get PVCs -REC

Police threaten to seal Ogun hotels harbouring thugs 

APC will free Nigeria from corruption, insecurity -Buhari

Ekiti APC youth say poverty increasing, Fayose disagrees

Account for N5tn oil revenue, APC tells Jonathan

You can’t become gov without incumbent’s support – Akpabio

Nigeria is greater than ambitions, Abdulsalami tells politicians

Amosun has neglected Ogun rural areas -SDP

Presidency: ACF backs Buhari, reaffirms Coomasie’s endorsement

147 murdered in Akwa Ibom in 2014 -Akpabio

Senate vows to tackle fiscal indiscipline

20 die in Rivers Cholera outbreak

Remembrance day: APC hails Nigerian military’s sacrifice

Fayose’s wife settles Boko Haram victims’ medical bills

[Sponsored post] Jimi Agbaje is now live on Google+ Hangout.

PDP loses eight more Reps to APC, others

APC, PDP disagree over Osun campaign billboards destruction

Adeboye unveils rehabilitated UI zoo

Aregbesola asks agencies to curb small arms proliferation

Politicians shun police stakeholders’ meeting in Bayelsa

Osinbajo, Aturu bag integrity award

Northern elders forum backs Buhari, opposes interim govt

C’ River private school owners appeal for tax reduction

FG should compel traders to insure goods -NEMA

Soldiers ‘capture’ Boko Haram attackers, seize anti-aircraft guns

MTN raises concern over insecurity

My wife ‘produced’ PDP gov candidate, Emmanuel -Akpabio

NDLEA apprehends 209 suspects, seizes drugs in Kebbi

PDP loses eight more Reps to APC, SDP

Senate refers 2015 budget to committees

Tribunal hears suit against FIRS Feb 5

US supports Nigeria election despite Boko Haram attacks

NDE equips 420 Nasarawa graduate trainees

Taraba APC denies expelling 90 members

Italy’s President Napolitano resigns

Merkel, top ministers attend Muslim solidarity rally

UN condemns deadly shelling of passenger bus in Ukraine

China sends fourth relief shipment to West Africa

[Sponsored post] Jimi Agbaje Hangout on Google+

Google turns smartphones into real-time translators

Paraguay president urges end to corruption

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Buhari is not corrupt, says Lamido

PDP loses nine senators to APC, others

Falana wants police to stop parading suspects in public

‘B’Haram displaced 800,000, burnt 254 schools’

‘Hoodlums snatched voter cards’

Sambo, Aregbesola disagree over revenue deduction

Ajimobi, Ladoja disagree over N500m EFCC refund

Retired soldiers to protest unpaid pensions Jan. 15

No corper ’ll be lost to election –NYSC

Show your certificate, PDP dares Buhari

Elections not possible in parts of troubled states –Jega

‘Lagos CP giving PDP undue advantage’

Senate resumes, promises to pass PIB

‘Jonathan has failed South-East’

Stars rebuke world leaders for neglecting Baga

Agbaje faults APC leaders

IPC advises journalists

Jonathan can do without these blunders

Refineries’ repair’ll be concluded in January 2016 – NNPC

Getting pregnant the second time may be harder

Jonathan failed, not his generation – Fashola

‘I couldn’t find traces of my three children’

We record 1,000 cancer cases yearly —Eko Hospital

E.On to cut gas prices by 3.5%

Festive spending pushes inflation to 8% –NBS

MultiChoice launches AFCON campaign

Electricity supply in Ijebu Igbo

Eagles don’t deserve to be at AFCON – Aiyegbeni

Why you must vote

The President’s unsigned legislative bills

Interim govt unacceptable

A thought for the Chibok girls

Mobil athletics star gets US scholarship

Repair Igbe Road

Non-reduction of fuel price

Ensure provision of quality medicine, pharmacists tell FG

AirAsia’s second black box retrieved

Surviving due diligence process

Teenage girl flees home with boyfriend

Buhari had his chance but failed, says Jonathan

Charlie Hebdo Mohammed cover draws Muslim ire

Victims of France attacks laid to rest

Turkey makes arrests over suicide bombing

Three Libyan soldiers killed in car bomb attack

Merkel to join Muslim rally for “tolerance”

68 million voters registered for 2015 elections -INEC

N500m: Ajimobi, Ladoja disagree over refund to EFCC

Boko Haram invades another Borno town, Askira

Egyptian court orders retrial in Mubarak corruption case

Poverty, killing our nation’s future -Makinde

MSMEs set up fund, seek lending status from CBN

Address national insecurity, not France killings, APC tells Jonathan

Ekweremadu battles malaria with 20,000 doses of drugs

IS militants killed in Northern Iraqi airstrike

Fayose forced workers to attend rally, APC says

Ondo ex-commissioners, speakers dump PDP for APC

Flaunt your certificate, PDP challenges Buhari

Some candidates past has disqualified them -Aliyu

Chinese consortium to build power training institute in Nigeria

Hoodlums raid Ondo bank, kill police, 10-year-old

800,000 displaced, 254 schools destroyed by insurgents –NEMA

El-Rufai decries Kaduna debt burden, economy status

Why I left Jonathan for Buhari -Sylva

Police, herdsmen partner to check cattle theft

Aregbesola tackles Sambo over alleged allocation deductions

Police demand permit for campaign rallies in Niger

Falana wants police to stop parading criminals in public

Stop celebrating terrorism, Wike tells APC

Primaries: PDP loses nine senators over crises

Nigeria needs change, says PDP

Jonathan’ll win landslide in South-East -Orji

APC, PDP trade words over Ombatse Killings

NANS backs Jonathan’s second term

Peterside pledges peaceful administration

Stop Buhari from returning to power, says Jonathan

PDP loses House committee chairman to SDP

Hoodlums snatch 4,503 PVCs in Akwa Ibom

Ex-soldiers plan protest on Thursday over pension arrears

NAPTIP, Finland partner against human trafficking

Gunmen abduct Bayelsa NCP Assembly candidate

Nigeria won’t devide in 2015 – Mark

Polls: APC restates call for peace meeting with PDP

Police storm hospital, arrest attacked APC leader, member

NANS backs AdoPoly rector against trade unions

Reps ask INEC to use TVC for polls

Troops kill 143 Boko Haram fighters in Cameroon

Delta PDP stakeholders protest over primaries

INEC urged to allow use of temporary voter cards

Falae tells FG to Invest in youth empowerment

Ouattara renews call for global efforts against terrorism

Litigants lament effect of JUSUN strike

Senate clears Nnana as CBN Dep Gov

EFCC warns politicians against trivial petitions

Mubarak: Egypt court orders retrial

UN deploys electoral observers in Burundi

Meet your 2015 governorship candidates [Kaduna]

Ghana cancels domestic flights due to bad weather

ISIL threatens US police

Monday, January 12, 2015

Sudan recaptures key areas from rebels

Re: Is CBN defending naira or dollar?

Check security default

Appeal to Nigerian youths

Multi-party or two-party system?

Decentralise military institutions

Lagos partners firm to build 10,000 homes

APC candidate hails Osun teachers for ending strike

We’ll win in Ekiti again, PDP leader boasts

Summon Agbaje for questioning, group tells DSS

Court jails 27 drug dealers in A’Ibom

Ronaldo beats Messi, Neuer to Ballon d’Or

Fire guts Balogun Market, sawmill, houses in Lagos

CLO accuses LAWMA of victimising scavengers

She’s troublesome, says ruler accused of assaulting wife

57-year-old woman dies after sex romp with lover

Suspects hijack N6.3m rice, sell for N2.7m

‘We’re ready for elections’

Shun violence, US tells politicians

FG blames governors for judiciary workers’ strike

Youths protest bombing of Rivers APC office

‘Security agencies should be neural’

Nigeria not safe in Buhari’s hands – PDP

Ajimobi blames FG for states’ financial woes

Adeyeye says Buhari hates Yoruba, APC disagrees

PDP to raise additional N500m for presidential campaign

APC, APGA offices attacked in Ebonyi

Death toll in Potiskum suicide attacks hits 15

UN, UNICEF condemn rising Boko Haram bombings

Retirees protest inclusion in pension scheme

‘Aregbesola no threat to my ambition’

Chieftaincy title for Buhari angers Abia monarchs

150, not 2,000 died in Baga attacks –Military

‘President, Buhari should fight clean’

Some ex-NADECO chiefs are hypocrites –Jonathan

Jonathan, Obasanjo in peace meeting

Gunmen invade Oyegun’s residence

2015: Return of violent campaigns

Ondo PDP sets up reconciliatory committee

APC threatens to reject additional voters’ list

We won’t close shops for Jonathan’s visit –Traders

LCCI to host Lagos governorship candidates

‘We’ll deliver Plateau to PDP’

Learn from Sri Lanka, APC tells Jonathan

Agbaje’ll not sack workers —PDP

Budget: Senate may propose $40 oil benchmark

Gas producers, power firms disagree over supply terms

Equities rise as Oteh bows out

FG must consider experience in appointing SEC DG

Jonathan, Buhari and campaign civility

I’m not moving to Chelsea – Messi

Strike affecting our clinical training, students cry out

‘Young men likely to miss tax return’

‘Enugu CP wants me arrested’

How teenager uses, doesn’t use social media

Hayatou praises Globacom on CAF Awards

Obama drops tone of his economic message

How to sleep better (2)

HIV and human rights

Yaya Toure hails Eagles

France to deploy troops in schools, others

Cuba frees 53 prisoners to restore US relations

SmartCity project to create 50,000 jobs

We’re investing more in data services, says MTN

Van Gaal defends United methods

Cuba frees remaining political prisoners

Pakistan Army School students vow to fight Taliban

150, not 2,000, died in Baga attacks -Military

Piecemeal release of Voter Register unacceptable -APC

Cameroonian soldiers kill 300 Boko Haram members

Gwarzo replaces Oteh as SEC director general

PDP targets N500m online donations for Jonathan’s campaign

ISIL hacks US Central Command social media accounts

NYSC shifts corps members mobilisation over elections

Ronaldo wins FIFA World Player of the Year again

N750m bribe: Suspect indicts Delta PDP chiefs

Past NADECO chiefs are hypocrites -Jonathan

Rivers APC assures Buhari of victory

We’ll win in Ekiti again, PDP boasts

Police arraign girl, boyfriend for arranging own kidnap

Jonathan mourns Prophet Fakeye

Hoodlums attack Ebonyi APC, APGA offices

Rivers PDP condemns APC secretariat bombing

NEMA registers 3,200 IDPs after Baga attacks

Jonathan, Buhari should fight clean -Clark

Rivers youths protest attack on APC supporters

NIIMP: Energy, transport, others to gulp $165bn

2015: APC asks security agencies to be neutral

Ensure eligible voters vote, US tells FG

FG blames governors for lingering judiciary workers’ strike

We are ready for elections –PDP

Stop selling relief materials, NEMA warns IDPs

Surveillance contractor seeks JTF, govt’s protection

Shun violence, Buhari urges supporters

Aregbesola no threat to my senatorial bid – PDP candidate

Afghan president nominates new cabinet

UN condemns Baga killings, promises to help victims

France mobilises 10,000 troops after attacks

Pensioners give Nasarawa eight days ultimatum over demands

UNICEF condemn Baga killings

Fire razes five buildings, goods in Lagos market

Gunmen rob APC chairman, Odigie-Oyegun, in Abuja

Police kill six attackers with explosives in China

Charlie Hebdo massacre sparks media debate on free expression

Camel tramples two to death in US

US, France on alert as ISIS issues more threats

Pakistan army school reopens after massacre

Mozambique poisoned beer leaves scores dead

Sunday, January 11, 2015

AirAsia black box recovered

PDP, S’East govs disagree with Ekwueme over Jonathan

‘President better than Buhari’

APC ’ll develop rural areas, says Amosun

‘22 gov aspirants may dump PDP this week’

Ivory Coast beat Nigeria

The case for and against President Jonathan

Before INEC disenfranchises millions of Nigerian voters

‘Enugu CP wants me arrested for PUNCH report’

FG faces N1.9tn funding gap in 2015 budget

CBN suspends directive on oil sector loans

FG, P&G to empower women

Neuer asked to savour Ballon d’Or moment

Sharapova wins Brisbane International

Fashola signs 2015 budget into law

Ambode campaigns in BRT, promises good governance

Falcons not scared of US, Sweden – Ebi

CAF award: Enyeama not disappointed

Mancini calls for Inter improvement

Moses return excites Hughes

Emordi blames local league for Eagles’ woes

Tagbajumi scores, Enyeama keeps clean sheet

Ibile Games: Registration closes January 16

Fuel importation will end in 2018 – Aganga

Oteh bows out as SEC DG today

Shell Nigeria gets new MD as Sunmonu retires

Expect 24-hour economy, Ambode tells Lagosians

PDP chiefs blame Aregbesola for poor roads

Ijaw group endorses Wike as Rivers gov

APC govs frustrating FG’s programmes –PDP

Agbaje’ll sack civil servants like Fayose –APC

Address injustice, not MEND, group tells Jonathan

C&S leader, G.O. Fakeye, dies at 78

‘Vote for Jonathan, vote for peace’

‘Abia won’t abandon projects’

Jonathan: Nigeria’ll make it to Promised Land

‘Corruption central to 2015 elections’

S’East APC hails Buhari’s pledge on coal industry

Oritsejafor, others protest plan to demolish church

Political parties to get voter register Tuesday –INEC

Bakare replies critics of election postponement

Lamido’s boycott of Jonathan’s campaign worries Presidency

Two child bombers hit Yobe, kill five

Give soldiers better weapons, Methodist Prelate tells Jonathan

Elections: PDP calls for 30-day prayers

Community hails Ajimobi for bridge construction

Jonathan visits Obasanjo today

Explosion rocks Rivers APC office

DSS, a disgrace to intelligence gathering –APC

Jonathan throws hat into the ring

Driver crushes pregnant woman, boy, grandmother

Experts see opportunities in Lagos land cost reduction

Attack on German newspaper raises tension

Naira devaluation and increased interest rates

Foreign reserves depletion

Bangladesh economy hit hard by blockade

State assemblies and LG autonomy

How to soothe a sore throat

FG to give guidelines on e-collection platform

Oil can cut ethanol profits

Equities fall worsens on economic, political concerns

Oil slump: Banks may record huge bad loans

Osinbajo and corruption

Govs who don’t sign death warrants disobey court – Adebajo

Haiti protesters urge president’s departure

Police nab two suspected gunrunners

Military calls for support after attack

Foreign investors purchase $1.8bn Dutch rental housing

Blackouts threaten South African economy

Huawei introduces product to support businesses

C&S leader, Fakeye, dies at 78

Elephants beat Super Eagles 1-0 in Abu Dhabi friendly

Oyintiloye hails Osun teachers for ending strike

Oteh’s tenure as SEC director-general ends

STF arrests 13 over burning of Jonathan’s campaign buses

German newspaper attacked ‘over cartoons’

Pursue peace despite provocation, Jonathan tells supporters

Presidency condemns burning of Jonathan’s campaign bus

Call your supporters to order, Jonathan tells Buhari

DSS a disgrace to intelligence gathering – APC

Explosion rocks APC secretariat in Rivers

Charlie Hebdo: Huge crowd attend Paris solidarity march

Fight brews among Ekiti teachers

Ekiti Catholic bishop disowns anti-Buhari report

Ondo PDP leaders reject Coordinator of Jonathan’s presidential campaign

South-East APC hails Buhari’s promise to revive Enugu coal industry

Mbaka’s message not from Holy Spirit -Southern Christian Elders

Accountability key for 2015 election, says Fashola

Bayelsa orders arrest of employment scammers

We didn’t adopt Jonathan – UPN

Ndume commends INEC on PVC distribution in Borno

Jonathan’s performance will earn him second term -PDP chief

East Africa’s bloc vows to stabilize Somalia

Address injustice in PDP, not MEND, group tells Jonathan

Jonathan thanks God for success of daughter’s wedding

Falana demands information on $1bn loan for weapons

Croatia set for tight presidential runoff

Scores dead in Pakistan auto crash

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Gladys Ndubuisi-Kanu’s obsession

Kashamu’s passion

Fame cost me friends –Mr. Nigeria 2011

I don’t envy younger artistes – Tosin Martins

Success is touching lives —Philip Obaji

My boss’ husband wants to sleep with me

Warm up, its harmattan

Light up your home

Repress aggression

Ushbebe is a good cook – Wife

It’s a goal!

I like Ankara dresses —Ndidi Nwuneli

Shenanigan around the National Arts Theatre

Anxiety, greed cost Falconets U-20 World Cup — Njoku

Daily exercise promotes good health

Most controversial Nigerian football transfers

City’s title hopes suffer setback

Chelsea beat Newcastle 2-0

Eagles not scared of Ivory Coast — Egwuekwe

Moses may start against Arsenal

Nigerians react: Would you vote in next polls?

10-year-old girl bombs Maiduguri market, kills 20

Fire guts Heritage Mall

Nigeria in trouble if PDP wins again — Buhari

Oil price crash: States insist on $65 budget benchmark

Friends extol Adunni Bankole

Mining, alternative to oil — BOI

Youths set Jonathan campaign buses on fire

Jonathan’s daughter’s wedding: Stampede as police tear-gas guests, pregnant woman •Obasanjo makes surprise appearance •Ex-President is our father –Jonathan

I remain Ikeja Hotels chairman — Goodie Ibru

PVC: South-West voters allege marginalisation

Jonathan’s phone number comment on Buhari petty —APC

PDP panics over high PVC collection in APC strongholds

Have many sources of income – Okonji

Budget: Still a drop in the ocean for education

N100bn can’t revive textile industry — Eburajolo

Is President Goodluck running out of luck?

Power, petroleum ministries to fuel generators with N213m

Planning 2015 IT strategy for your business

Passion for New Year

Lagos CP’s provocative order on posters

It’ll be stupid for Igbos to endorse Jonathan — Okechukwu

Time to effect change

Haemophilia: Some mothers’ deadly gift to their children

Farmers lament wastage of cashew apples

South-South highest kerosene consumer — NNPC

Amsterdam: Europe’s striking historical city

Death roads

Reactions to automedics

Nigerian stocks record worst year start, down 13% in week

Bauchi: Hope rises for VVF patients

I dropped my Christian name during independence — Accountant, 92

Jonathan should release $20bn NNPC audit if he’s not corrupt—Gen. Ishola Williams

14 soldiers killed during Baga invasion -Military

Nigeria’ll be in trouble if PDP wins –Buhari

Two die in Potiskum police station blast

23 Kurdish soldiers killed in ISIL attack

Search teams yet to locate AirAsia black box

Hamas condemns Charlie Hebdo attack

Address the nation on Baga massacre, APC tells Jonathan

Ethiopian Air cargo plane skids off runway

Agbaje promises to develop Lagos marine economy

Troops kill 200 Boko Haram members in Askira Uba

Everton force Manchester City to 1-1 draw

Chelsea reignite title hopes, beat Newcastle 2-0

UNICEF, Journalists partner over Polio eradication in Kebbi

Kuwait jails ex-minister over article criticising govt

Anambra Bishop presents Bible to Buhari

Political campaigns will not affect projects -Al-Makura

Ekiti Police arrest man, 25, for raping woman, 85

7,300 Nigerian refugees flee to Chad –UN

East Africa ministers meet in Somalia, push for peace

Police recover corpse of Benue abducted bizman

Suicide bomber kills 20 in Maiduguri chicken market

Heavy fighting continues in Damaturu

Obasanjo makes surprise appearance at Jonathan’s daughter’s wedding

VIPs flood Abuja for Jonathan’s daughter’s wedding

Abuja stands still for Jonathan’s daughter’s wedding

Synagogue: South Africa plans to repatriate other bodies

President hypocritical on railway revival, love for S’West –APC

Board destroys 326,151 beer bottles in Kano

Sri Lanka’s new leader moves to form cabinet

Russia says transsexuals unfit to drive

Pellegrini frets over Toure’s Man City absence

Yemeni al-Qaeda claims French magazine attack

Boko Haram: 7,000 flee North East to Chad

Tail of crashed AirAsia lifted from seabed

South Africa assumes Chair of Group 77

WHO approves new vaccine to fight meningitis in Africa

Seven killed as suicide bomber targets Pakistan mosque

Friday, January 09, 2015

Sirisena sworn in as Sri Lanka president

Voting Buhari, invitation to backwardness –Commissioner

Collect PVCs before January 31, INEC tells Nigerians

UPN adopts Jonathan candidature

Intense fight to reclaim Baga on – FG

Probe Buhari, B’Haram’s tie – Fani-Kayode

APC will plunge Nigeria into civil, religious war –Fayose

Lagos not ready for election, Agbaje tells US

Developers, consumers beg Dangote for N1, 000 cement

Kimetto, Kipsang set for London showdown

Pakistan pick leg-spinner

Wiggins to launch new cycling team

Woods eyes return to Phoenix

GLGP blames Lagos transport problem on Buhari

Neuer deserves Ballon d’Or – Shevchenko

APC condemns terrorist attack on French magazine

Campaign on national issues, APC tells Jonathan

Jonathan not responsible for naira devaluation –Arise

‘Reconsider your stand on First Lady Office’

‘UNILAG graduate’ rapes nine-year-old, flees

Barber slashed my neck for not dating him – SS3 pupil

Jonathan’s North Central coordinator dumps PDP, joins LP

UN urges B’Haram to end violence in N’East

I’m back in school to repackage myself –Odunlade

Police disrupts APC rally in Akure with teargas

Buhari, Osinbajo represent Nigeria’s future –Group

I once signed autograph on girl’s boobs –Muyiwa Ademola

Reps committee shifts meeting as Jega falls ill

Security agencies may mar peaceful elections –ICG

INEC releases Ondo PDP aspirants list

Contractors abandon sites as cash-strapped states suspend projects

Edo police parade 81 suspected criminals

In Nigerian prisons, CCTV cameras are mere decorations –Investigation

‘Children who survive on firewood’ get relief materials

Dear Pastor Chris Oyakhilome

Polls: Abiara warns clerics against offensive comments

Ogun community laments two years of constant outage

Waje, Boji get customised Coke

Elections: Politicians sell property to raise funds

INEC to distribute PVCs in two Borno LGAs

It took me three years to gain admission – Futa best graduating student

Obasanjo won’t be sanctioned for anti-Jonathan comments – PDP

Terrorists torment Paris

Shaq spends N183,000 per week on mobile apps

‘Switching on outside office risks relationships’

Tottenham make £8m bid for Emenike

Moyes eyes British market

A President and motor park touts

I’m a queen, can’t fight with Cynthia Morgan –Ure Okezie

We’re not gay couple –Bracket

Rolls-Royce’s shift to smaller cars boosts sales

The real enemies of Nigerian sports

Bangladesh cricketer held in sex case

Flu epidemic outbreak kills four in Greece

Four killed, 15 injured as blast hits Pakistan

Terrorism: Suspect handed life sentence in US

Kano okays N17m for JAMB forms

WHO, experts conclude meeting on two Ebola vaccines

Ban appoints Nigeria’s Uba Liberia’s UN force commander

Troops battling Boko Haram to retake Baga -FG

INEC to distribute PVCs at wards

Technology, best way to fight corruption –Jonathan

Gunman killed as police storm Paris supermarket

UPN will work for Jonathan’s re-election -Fasehun

Ekiti APC members deny night-visit to the Assembly

Tax fraud: Spanish princess loses appeal

Edo police pararde 81 suspected criminals

France massacre: Police kill two suspects

FG can’t account for $14.6bn oil money – Aregbesola

Nigeria needs a change in 2015 – Emiko

INEC won’t distribute PVC in 25 Borno LGs -REC

Come and collect your PVCs, INEC tells Nigerians

Arise defends Jonathan over naira devaluation

Seven UN peacekeepers injured in Mali explosion

Expect more water supply in 2015, LASG assures residents

Saudi blogger flogged for ‘insulting Islam’

Armed man takes hostage in Paris

Withdraw vehicles from Osun ex-officials, PDP tells Aregbesola

Thailand’s ex-PM defends rice subsidy scheme

(UPDATE) Schoolchildren evacuated in besieged French town

20 LGs not accessible to emergency agencies -Borno

Edo gets N5.7bn World Bank erosion control facility

Pings heard in AirAsia black box search

UNIBEN: APC, PDP trade blames over demolition

Hostage drama as Paris massacre suspects cornered

Task Force demolishes political bill boards in Sokoto

Insurgency victims get cash support in Borno

Toure is a worthy winner, says Enyeama

Mali’s PM Moussa Mara resigns

France massacre: Search narrows for suspects

US to remove troops from 15 European bases

Thursday, January 08, 2015

Nigeria won’t break up this year –US

APC attacks Fayose

MEND replies PDP, says Buhari best candidate

MCs can make or mar wedding ceremonies —Dr. Shogo

Boko Haram torches houses in Baga

Aliyu’s govt deceitful – APC

Three female writers for Ebedi residency programme

Jega, INEC chiefs meet on IDPs

Silverbird to honour Fawehinmi

Obesere takes fight against piracy to Aso Rock

Head Gone to premiere in Europe, America

Omotola celebrates 20 years in Nollywood

Adeboye blames unemployment on old curriculum

Natural Gas: Abundance of supply and debate

Jonathan, a divisive leader – APC

Seven injured, 10 houses burnt in Bauchi clash

FG delaying strike suspension – NUAHP

Presidency dismisses MEND support for Buhari

Ondo begins township roads repairs

Lagos not against judiciary autonomy —Ipaye

Polls: Pastor calls for prayers

Ogun police arrest eight robbers in two weeks

Gunmen kill suspected gang leader in Lagos

Pregnant woman gets one-day jail term for trafficking

UNIBEN: Groups condemn demolition by Edo govt

Christmas-New-Year refuse takes over parts of Lagos

Police detain man for reporting Enugu CP, Abubakar, to IG

EFCC nabs two for N500m oil scam

Assembly, LASU differ over student’s dismissal

‘Shun politics of rancour’

I won’t fight graft by putting people in crates –Jonathan

Foundation receives 3,000 applications from business owners

NATCOM pays N14bn for NITEL

MTN, Etisalat unveil investment plans to improve services

LASG begins repair work to halt flooding

FG steps up oil search in Chad Basin

City Link sacks 230 more workers

Application of big data in business

WTF rankings: Nigerian athletes missing in top 10

Oldham pull out of Evans deal

2015: Time to debate policy issues

Using Twitter in your job search

FG advises graduate trainees on business plans

PVCs and election

Activist predicts failure for PDP

Caring for your pet during harmattan (1)

Fayose, face your work

What will replace Facebook?

European Union and 2015 elections

Yaya Toure wins African Footballer of the year award

Mourinho charged for alleging ‘campaign’ against Chelsea

Bosnian Serb politician indicted for genocide

Police arrest 47 Ondo students protesting over bursary

Jega, INEC chiefs meet on displaced persons’ voting

Stop blaming past leaders, Fashola tells Jonathan

Paris suspects sighted in northern France

Boko Haram attack, subdues Baga, razes buildings

I can’t sacrifice my life for political party -Obasanjo

Seven injured, 10 houses burnt in Bauchi violence

JTF restores night life in Anambra – Navy

Ondo begins rehabilitation of 100 roads

A’Ibom PDP gov aspirants accuse Mu’azu of injustice

JUSUN tackles NBA over legality of strike

Tribunal dismisses AP’s candidate petition against Aregbesola

Thugs attack Ekiti APC leader, injure eight policemen

MEND made two attempts on Jonathan’s life -Presidency

Ekiti Assembly crisis: Olugbemi warns Omirin against contempt

Jonathan condemns terrorists attack in France

No signs Nigeria will disintegrate in 2015 –US

Jonathan shedding crocodile tears over division among Nigeria -APC

Bar Fayose on election days, Labour Party tells Police

UNIBEN: Groups condemn demolition, protests

Lagos not against Judiciary autonomy – Ipaye

Dickson warns against politics of subversion, rancour

Adeboye blames outdated curriculum for graduate unemployment

Aliyu runs govt of deceit -Niger APC

Canada, Nigerian NGO partner to end child marriage

Egypt court rules on ex-president Morsi April 21

We have distributed 38m PVCs -INEC

Your investments safe in Ikeja hotels -SEC

We’ve shared ‘missing money’ -Akpabio

MEND blasts PDP, IYC, restates support for Buhari

MEND blasts PDP, IYC, insists on Buhari

Adamawa residents mop up Buhari scratch cards

Shell reaches $83.5m settlement over Nigeria oil spill

Buhari campaign groups raise N118m

Gabon’s president condemns terrorist attack in Paris

Jonathan’s visit: Security operatives ground traffic, Lagos commuters stranded

FBI chief insists North Korea hacked Sony

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

[UPDATED] Paris killing: Man turns himself in, two on the run

Army started fighting without knowledge of B’Haram – negotiator

Client offered us N300,000, say suspected assassins

S’South can collapse economy if Jonathan loses —Agbaje

LASG steps into rape of three-year-old, suspect rearrested

Fire service laments rising rate of fire outbreak

Lagos warns residents against harmattan

Police arrest lorry with ballot boxes in Ibadan

‘APC’ll promote rule of law’

B’Haram threatens Cameroon in new video

Shun fraud, FG tells SURE-P workers

Lagos adopts e-learning for students

B’Haram: No evidence against Buhari, say Jonathan’s campaigners

APC lawmakers to report Ekiti crisis to N’Assembly

‘INEC insistence on PVC’ll disenfranchise eligible voters’

IG to deploy more policemen in Borno

I’ll sue Obasanjo for criminal contempt – Kashamu

Aliyu wants support for soldiers

‘Abia needs 1.9 million mosquito nets’

FCT gets N1.2bn sewage facilities

I’ll ensure stable power supply – Buhari

Jonathan seeks prayers for successful polls

Strike continues as FG, JUSUN meeting fails

Ohanaeze warns Mbaka

Buhari, Amaechi visit injured APC members

…DSS findings flimsy, says APC

APC plotted to hack INEC computers —DSS

Girl used as collateral working for me– Creditor

UNIBEN: Protesters set govt bus ablaze

Onigbinde blames administrators for Eduok’s woes

China leads fast-growing drone market

Issue of morality in politics

Taleveras to build Africa’s largest oil storage hub

Rescue officials find tail of missing AirAsia plane

North should wait till 2019, says Fayose

Agbaje, Ambode woo voters online

Ex-Korean Air boss charged with violating aviation law

Oil bunkering conditions scare investors

Stocks shed N449bn on selling pressure

Democracy, culture and mental health

Chevron marks gas projects’ milestone

Spices that fight cancer

Don’t shed blood, Tejuosho warns politicians

Re: The Buhari manifesto

Jonathan didn’t squander external reserves – FG

Why stocks should fall further

Ronaldo’s ambition mistaken for arrogance -AVB

Indian coal workers call off strike

Insecurity, corruption hindering Nigeria’s development –Buhari

Amun carpets NFF over Eduok’s ejection from S’Eagles camp

38 dead as car bomb rips through crowd in Yemen

Resolve crisis or be disqualified, Ondo REC tells PDP

INEC may carve out new constituencies for IDPs

Nigerians deserve violence-free elections -Perterside

APC unveils Buhari/Osinbajo campaign team

Man, 69, strangled in farm by unknown assailants

APC should explain its connections with MEND -PDP

Raid: DSS ‘findings’ hogwash, disservice to Nigeria, says APC

INEC’s position on PVC will disenfranchise Nigerians -LASIEC

NUC decries private varsities owners’ craze for profit

Boko Haram leader threatens Cameroon in new video

We’ll expand economy to discourage stealing, says Buhari

Buhari will create 720,000 jobs -Osinbajo

APC lawmakers to report Ekiti Assembly to NASS

NLC canvasses financial autonomy for judiciary

Buhari, Amaechi, others visit injured APC members

Ekiti Assembly sacks 180 over irregular employment

No link between Buhari, Boko Haram – Jonathan campaign group

INEC will not be tool for politicians, says REC

Nigeria’s political tension worries Aliyu

It’s mischievous to say I hate the North -Jonathan

NSCDC arrests 185 suspected oil thieves in A’Ibom

Elections: FG to flood Borno with policemen, says CP

I’m not expecting funds from Arabians -Buhari

Casualties as shots fired at French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo

APC accuses PDP of engaging in pre-election violence

Imo unveils electronic library

FEC approves N1.2bn sewage facilities for FCT

AirAsia jet tail found –Indonesia

Police warn politicians against illegal use of sirens

APC planned to hack into INEC database -DSS

INEC lists Otti as Abia APGA gov candidate

Some so-called statesmen are ordinary men, says Jonathan

China School suspends classes after 140 pupils contract Norovirus

Jonathan seeks prayer for security, successful elections

PVC: Jonathan gives Jega marching order

Jonathan unveils President’s Cup

We’ll cut costs to survive 2015, Oshiomhole‎ says

Juventus step up Sneijder interest

Activists stage anti-shale gas protests in Algeria

Brent crude dips below $50 for first time since 2009

20 Al-Shabaab militants killed in Somalia

Ugandan rebel commander wanted for war crimes surrenders

Three Egyptian police officers killed

Ebola drug trial under way in Liberia

Kenya orders probe into ICC witness murder

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

‘US small-business borrowing fell in November’

French leader wants end to sanctions against Russia

German anti-Islam rally hits record number

Republicans take full control of US congress

3.3 million workers desire better jobs

China fast-tracks $1tn in projects to spur growth

S’Arabia raises price of main oil grade

Shareholders remove Goodie Ibru as Ikeja Hotels’ chairman

Market capitalisation falls by N471bn

Audi announces €24bn five-year expansion

CIG Motors unveils first facility in Nigeria

OAS, Regourd to boost aviation services

Quacks are spoiling the show – Producer

From Thespian Family, a plea to African leaders

Removal of illegal posters will continue —LASAA

‘Bankole, a political paperweight in Ogun’

Lagos Assembly passes 2015 budget

Odegbami, Ekpo tip Toure for CAF award

Tornadoes fail to renew Uwua’s contract

Newcastle join race to sign Ideye

Toriola’s Glasgow 2014 feat gets ITTF recognition

NTF targets glory at ITF Africa tourney

Ojidoh family plan sports legacy

NFF ejects Eduok from Eagles’ camp

Bouchard beats Serena

NEM Insurance appoints new directors

Naira devaluation may increase job outsourcing

TUC warns against workers’ retrenchment

Are you ready for the looming recession?

Grasscutter production saves the environment

Nigerian firms should take international pacts seriously –Offiah

Building, maintaining a professional network

Worries as strike, fake drugs thrive

Don laments poor funding of health care

US agency approves NAFDAC’s lab

Lifestyle responsible for four in 10 cancer cases

Integration with other countries’ll boost Nigeria’s growth –Report

‘Islamic banking good for Nigeria’

Naira drops as CBN’s measures stifle trading

No financial reward for Akpabio’s choir – Guinness World Records

I am voting for Nigeria

Rape of three-year old

Facebook hoax you should not believe

Obasanjo blasts Jonathan

Immigration tragedy

End B’Haram insurgency

Re: Clear Sango wastes

Re- the trouble with buhari manifesto

Radio commentaries on 2015

Fashola has lost focus – APA

Support for the disabled

South-East gained nothing from Jonathan – APGA chair

Only PDP can transform Lagos, says Bode George

Start packing up, LP tells Lagos APC

Watch your utterances, group warns clerics

Buhari not too old to lead Nigeria —Momodu

Taxation, not the next pot of gold

Defect to SDP, PDP dares Bankole

Power: Residential consumers to pay more from July

Close revenue accounts with banks, FG orders MDAs

Concerns grow over economy as oil hits $51

Spill: Shell pays N15bn to Rivers community

Passengers stranded as harsh weather delays flights

Chad, Niger pulled out soldiers from Baga –CDS

Judiciary funds not with FG, says AGF

MEND rejects Jonathan, backs Buhari

INEC begins PVC distribution

Tambuwal yet to apply for police protection

Judicial workers’ strike, a misdirected action – Lawyer

IG vows to deal with errant politicians

REC warns APC against wrong allegations

Police lift ban on campaigns

Small arms, threat to elections – INEC

‘Reject use of soldiers for polls’

Elechi, lawmakers clash

ICG warns against post-election violence

I’ll send corrupt Nigerians to Kirikiri – Buhari

Elections must hold in Yobe, Borno, Adamawa –Govs

White wine leaves women distressed, depressed

Toyota Camry, Lexus RX to go aluminium

Euro zone growth faltered at end of 2014

Turkish carrier halts flights to Libya

Tortured couple sues IG, police for N100m damages

Learn to understand what your body says

‘PDP afraid of defeat’

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Bankole, political paperweight in Ogun –PDP chairman

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15 Borno LGs’ residents won’t get PVC -INEC

Elechi, lawmakers clash over dissolution of council chairmen

Orji presents N102bn 2015 budget

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Businessman, others detained over petition against Enugu CP

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UNIBEN staff protest demolition of residential quartres

I didn’t sack my aides because of Patience Jonathan -Dickson

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PDP has become paranoid -APC

Redeemer’s University, ACEGID develop Ebola test kit

Small arms threatening 2015 elections –Presidential panel, INEC

Stop using, dumping PDP members, Mu’azu tells Jonathan

Jonathan does not deserve second term -MEND

FG not withholding funds for judiciary workers -AGF

Steer clear of partisan politics, Dickson warns civil servants

Buhari will not scrap NDDC -APC

57 % of Enugu people are poor – APC gov candidate

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Buhari pledges to tackle insecurity, corruption, poor economy

INEC releases Ogun gov candidates’ list

Police arrest 25-year-old man for raping girl, eight

Nigerien, Chadian troops pulled out of Multinational JTF -CDS

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Insurgents could hide among IDPs, former CPs warn

NPF donates N3m, foodstuffs to wives of missing officers

MOSOP gives condition for sale of Ogoni oil blocks

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Strike stalls Synagogue Church building collapse inquest

13 die in Bauchi-Jos road auto crash

Recovered US drone in Philippines not for surveillance -Military

Insecurity: Jonathan meets North-East govs, service chiefs

Tunisia jails blogger over Facebook posts

Lagos PDP prays for Nigeria

12 Ukraine soldiers killed in road crash

Police hunt for India govt office gang rape suspects

Gunmen shoot dead two Egyptian policemen

Mexico charges mayor’s wife over missing case

Jury selection begins in Boston bombing trial

Monday, January 05, 2015

Flooded with refugees, Lebanon imposes visas on Syrians

Suicide bombing: S’Arabia on alert for jihadi attacks

Mid-match coffee perks up Serena

Football Fives championship comes to Nigeria

Diamond, P-Square ready for Glo/CAF awards

Liberia close to beating Ebola as cases dwindle

Indonesia suspends aviation officials after AirAsia crash

CBN, BDCs disagree over N250,000 licence renewal fee

Morgan Stanley insider exposes rich clients’ info online

Bankruptcy fears for Poland’s credit unions

Deloitte lined up as administrator for Bank Fashion

Ekiti poly workers protest, demand sacking of rector

Elizade varsity gulps N1bn annually – Proprietor

LASU VC assures of stable academic calendar

Crescent lauds alumna for excelling at Scottish varsity

Senator offers customised ATM cards to bursary beneficiaries

It’s time to embrace agric –Don

Govt House: Fayemi not truthful, says Fayose

Northern govs commiserate with Jonathan

INEC gets positive signals over N75bn budget

Judge threatens to jail Ohanaeze leaders

Judicial workers’ strike paralyses courts in Lagos, Edo

Seven die in Kogi auto crash

Catholic secretariat asks Enugu bishop to caution Mbaka

Olubadan, a honest monarch – Akinyele

Jonathan deserves praise from Nigerians – Jalo

14 years after, AAUA gets Senate building

19 obtain first class at JABU

FG budgets N779m insurance cover for students

Police warn LASAA against removal of campaign posters

Fashola swears in new council bosses

Lawmaker asks rich Nigerians to assist sick folks

Hold APC responsible if democracy fails –PDP

PDP blasts Fashola for appointing council secretaries

Buhari cannot be trusted with power – Group

Judiciary workers’ strike illegal, says NBA

13 parties field candidates for 2015 presidential poll

Come and see a Senate Building

Osun tribunal adjourns for adoption of written addresses

Boko Haram pledge

Oil slides to five-and-a-half-year low at $53

N’Assembly pledges to pass oil bill before June

External reserves may drop below $30bn – Analysts

CBN may further devalue naira after elections

Power generation falls by 743MW in one week

Clear Sango wastes

Repair Ile Epo road

Fighting B’Haram

Jonathan’s anti-corruption plan

Free and fair elections

Buhari’ll turn Nigeria around —Lai Mohammed

Brands that are doing Twitter marketing right

Jonathan can still worship in RCCG — Osinbajo

Digital trends to look out for in 2015 (2)

B’ Haram overruns military base

Only court can disqualify Buhari

‘Nigeria needs men of vision’

N21.8bn not for Jonathan’s campaign alone – Gana

VC, dons ask FG to adopt e-voting

Focus on real campaign, PDP tells APC

Jonathan starts land swap scheme Thursday

Ex-NUC boss seeks learner-friendly schools

Equities start New Year on negative note

My husband usually beat me, says killer wife

My parents borrowed to pay my tuition — Graduate

Business opportunities in consumer sector

Marseille shocked

Police end tortured couple’s probe, await IG’s directive

Mourinho apologises

Wise voting will change 2015 permutations

Now that crude oil is drying up

Venezuelan leader seeks economic help on tour

OAU students plot against Jonathan’s re-election over tuition

Putin critic defies house arrest

Why you should invest in real estate

Foods for the cold

Use psychology to win your competitor’s customers

How to make your child love reading

It’ll be tough to stay on top – Wawrinka

Army camp attacked in Mali, seven killed

Two Saudi border guards killed in attack

US charges two men over Gambia coup bid

13 Egyptians kidnapped in Libya released

Upgrade maritime institutions to stop capital flight -Expert

Barca sack director of football

FG failed to prepare for current economy crisis –Obasanjo

99 killed in Burundi-DR Congo border fighting

Focus on real campaign, PDP asks APC

11 die in Benue auto crash

Fire guts Benue varsity auditorium

Ohanaeze leaders risk imprisonment over new exco

Rivers APC chief petitions Police over assault

Seven die, 13 injured in Kogi auto crashes

Fayose To Fayemi: Stop lying over new govt house cost

Ekiti Poly workers, Rector disagree over call for sack

Osun tribunal adjourns, to adopt written addresses

Ekiti PDP Aspirant asks court to reject Fayose’s candidate

APC commiserates with Jonathan over sister’s death

Win your polling units, Niger PDP tells members

Buhari, Sylva campaign posters cause stir in Bayelsa

JUSUN strike grounds judicial services in Edo

N21.8b not for Jonathan’s campaign alone -Gana

Jonathan shelves campaign committee’s inauguration

Mark mourns Jonathan sister

IS jihadists claim execution of eight people in Iraq

One dies in Adamawa explosion

Dickson sacks commissioner, special adviser

Nigeria ready for e-voting system -Dons

Text of Pastor Bakare’s address on Nigeria’s political situation

Meet your 2015 governorship candidates [Rivers]

Sokoto pays N927m on 7,000 physically-challenged persons

Ogun PDP lawmaker defects to Labour Party

Rescue operations continue in Zimbabwe floods

Hollande rules out French intervention in Libya

Soccer player killed in Russia

FG blames Borno black out on sabotage, insurgency

Huge explosion rocks Somali capital

Blast hits Houthi rebel base in Yemen capital

Syrians worried over Lebanon’s new visa rules

Sunday, January 04, 2015

MBF wants Dokubo-Asari arrested

Reps sad over non-approval of council autonomy by states

A meditation on the art of not trying

Ancient dining on the roof of the world

PVC: Domkat Bali, Jos monarch, others sue INEC

Buhari visits Akwa Ibom Tuesday

Former Osun speaker urges support for Buhari

‘PDP’ll win all elective positions in Ekiti’

I’m not a cult member, says Wike

Don’t blame Jonathan for immigration tragedy – Fasehun

We’ll overcome our challenges – Jonathan

Lagos doctors threaten strike over unpaid salaries

S’South APC rejects C’River REC

Autonomy: Judiciary workers begin strike today

Aliyu greets Ooni at 85

President loses sister

N’Assembly may begin work afresh on PIB

‘FG responsible for jailbreaks’

‘Unity schools insurance package followed due process’

APC, TUC demand reduction in fuel price

BoI provides N100bn for cotton production

Oil slump cuts subsidy to 90 kobo per litre

‘Sambo deceiving Jonathan with two million votes’

FG can’t afford to lose B’Haram war – Anglican primate

‘Buhari can’t solve Nigeria’s problems’

Cops arrest man for killing fellow drinker

Gang stabs man trying to rescue girl

Policeman shoots youths during carnival, injures four

Rivers police raid hotel, arrest 15 suspected cultists

CAN asks Nigerians to pray against breakup

Suspected bandit in court for stabbing victims

UN to plead for 54 convicted soldiers

Buhari urges religious tolerance at Lagos thanksgiving service

FG blames sabotage, politics for Borno blackout

Only court can disqualify Buhari – INEC

Baby, four others die in crash

APC praises Ohanaeze for rejecting Jonathan’s endorsement

Are eulogises Olubadan

Online portal presents real estate research paper

Skye Bank transfers workers to outsourcing firms

Truck crushes parents, two kids to death

Treasuries rise in three weeks on US report

Reliance Capital expects boom in insurance business

2015: Nigerians to spend N700bn on digital TV

Erico hails Enyeama on club feat

A review of the justice sector in 2014

Larger employers to comply with Obamacare

Iraq oil exports highest since 1980

German govt confident Greece ’ll stick to reforms

I’ll bring courage to governance – Paseda

Ketsbaia joins Newcastle race

Controlling dandruff

Seven-Up, Seplat, Mobil join NSE 30 Index

Why 2015 will be year of sustainability

2015: Economists predict weaker naira, double-digit inflation

AirAsia: Black box may not be found

US sanctions North Korea over Sony cyberattack

Ogun market women endorse APC candidate

NMA gives Fashola 21-day ultimatum over unpaid salaries

Journalist among four killed in Yemen blast

Jonathan urges Nigerians not to despair

Jonathan loses 52-year-old younger sister

Ondo PDP begins campaign for Jonathan

Ekiti doctors seek improved welfare for Police

NDU lecturers owed 15 months salaries

Edo PDP allays fear of post-election violence

Mark asks politicians to focus on security

2015: APC won’t get any seat, Ekiti PDP boasts

APC criticises NUT boss for anti-Fayemi’s comment

North Korea criticises US over sanctions

S-South APC rejects Cross River REC

South-South APC rejects C’River REC

2015: PDP elders condemn call for Wike’s substitution

Reduce fuel price, APC tells FG

Outrage in Pakistan after 6-year-old boy molested, murdered

Ebola-struck UK nurse in ‘critical’ condition

APC applauds Ohanaeze for rejecting motion to endorse Jonathan

Homes destroyed in Australia bushfire

Gambia tightens security ahead of UN envoy visit

Somalia rules out outbreak of Ebola virus

Libyan on trial over US embassy attacks dies

Bangladesh opposition leader locked in office by police

Teenager, three others die in India-Pakistan border clashes

13 Egyptian Christians kidnapped in Libya

Five arrested in India over Japanese tourist gang-rape

Five arrested in India over rape of Japanese woman

Saturday, January 03, 2015

Socialite, Adunni Bankole, dies on daughter’s wedding day

Maku picks APGA gov ticket

Moves to adopt Jonathan tear Ohanaeze apart

Atiku debunks return move to PDP

Buhari’s certificates with us, says Army

Ekiti: Lawyers call for National Assembly intervention

Ogun APC to provide 2,260 phones for agents

Isiaka remains Ogun PDP gov candidate — Aide

APC must not relax —Borishade

Nigeria’s oil export to Europe, Asia drops

Nigerians in US flay Jonathan’s handling of insurgency

Akpabio donates N10m to inmates

Ebola: UK nurse in critical condition

The ides of 2015 are come

My work explores African roots — Akinwande

Presidency, others to fuel cars, generators with N815.4m

Rasaq Okoya’s party gathers steam

Conducting annual audit of your business

‘Ensure healthy social responsibility’

I love subtle style – Damilola Oke

Herbert Wigwe’s stylish disposition

I want a man like my dad –World Miss University Nigeria

Cyprus warns Turkey against fresh energy moves

I’ll consider playing for Denmark if invited — Uzochukwu

China developer’s bonds plunge after loan default

New Year hopefuls

My mum is stricter than dad — Oga Bello’s son

In praise of defections

Nigerians react: The type of president we want

Ending our FIFA-badged refs’ side-kick status

Seventh Senate: A year of unfinished business

Setting a new order for 2015

I haven’t begged Tinubu to return to APC –Bamidele

Seven killed in Plateau community attacks -LG boss

Jonathan’s planned adoption as Igbo candidate divides Ohanaeze

Maku emerges APGA’s gov candidate in Nasarawa

Gunmen attack Plateau communities, kill seven

Fire destroys 300 shops at Sabongari market, Zaria

13 Egyptian workers abducted in Libya

‎PDP accuses Oshiomhole of financial misappropriation

PDP accuses Oshiomhole of financial misappropriation

Our plan for 2015 elections

No to calumny in Ifako-Ijaiye

Indonesia threatens to cancel AirAsia licence

Rwanda renews call for military action against rebels

AD presidential candidate pledges two million jobs

I’ll create two million jobs -AD presidential candidate

Bauchi spends N9.73bn on MDGs projects

Pardew confirmed as new Crystal Place manager

DR Congo tax on rape victim hospital sparks fury

Saudi King Abdullah’s condition ‘stable’

Migrant ‘ghost ship’ arrives in Italian port

Soldier killed, three injured in Philippines rebel raids

UN predicts end of Ebola outbreak in 2015

US sanctions North Korea over Sony hacking

Friday, January 02, 2015

Onaolapo, Oribamise can rule table tennis – Quadri

Economist blames oil price crash on central banks

Akpabio presents 2015 appropriation bill to lawmakers

Ex-corps members appeal to A’Ibom govt

Tablets, ultrabooks become 30% more affordable

Dickson’s camp jittery over Jonathan’s loyalists meeting

Reactions trail Jedy-Agba’s withdrawal from gov race

Spanish bakery makes $150 bread using gold dust

Brothers lure mother to a ritual sacrifice before beating her to death

Chinese hospital allows expectant fathers experience labour pains

Armoured tank used as taxi in Russia

Shopaholic …with Seyi Hunter

My first…with Basketmouth

Tips to Spain

Sergey Brin makes n10bn on Google shares

Start 2015 with 12 candid rules for hot sex!

City Link confirms thousands of job loss

Dangote, role model to young African leaders – NBCC

Govt interference threatens telecoms growth–NIG

Naira, cedi, kwacha worst African currencies in 2014

No cheer for Nigerian football

Surely a year for Nigerian ladies

2015: Other options aside from Jonathan, Buhari

Ogun poll: APC, PDP, SDP in popularity contest

Ikeja Electric regrets payment channels’ glitches

2014: Year of failed promises on power

Man dies, two others injured in axe attack on New Year’s morning

Couple stranded in New York after son was born prematurely

Year of birth has an influence on genetic risk for obesity

Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in US

Bats are potential source of West Africa Ebola epidemic

Lone patient celebrates Christmas in hospital over unpaid bills

Tough life for bank customers despite cashless policy

Neglected and crumbling: Government housing estates across Nigeria in decay

Car park of pain: Air travellers groan at Lagos airport

Ashimolowo, hungry birds fight over 140-acre rice farm

I regret slashing my girlfriend’s neck–Lagos barber

People mocked me when I quit law for music –Maikori, CEO, Chocolate City

oritsejafor can’t ask sultan to face b’haram when soldiers flee from them­ –Aliyu, JNI scribe

Reflections: The stories that touched us

Hazard needs to improve his finishing – Wilmots

Shengelia dreams big

Patience pays off for badminton star

Messi is unique – Rakitic

Real Madrid stars excite Djokovic

I want to finish my career at River –Mascherano

Gervinho slams Premier League

Torres return thrills Koke

Abuja club moves to popularise polo

Arsenal transfer strategy sound – Grimandi

Para-athletics coach seeks help for athletes

Eagles need another Okocha to rule again – Kpakor

Gerrard set to dump Liverpool

Martins’ absence cost Eagles –Fatusi

My father’s name often works against me – Kayode, FRA Williams’ son

Ondo schools, some of the cheapest in Nigeria –Mimiko

EMSL hails indigenous meter manufacturing capacity

2015: Osinbajo visits HID, others for blessing

APC more interested in personal ambition –Presidency

US donates warship to Nigerian Navy

Jonathan can’t fight corruption if given 60 years –APC

‘Drunk’ driver kills three family members in Ibadan

LP faults Jonathan’s claim on access to potable water

Aregbesola tackles NLC over workers’ salaries

We’ll not rig election –Suswam

Army condemns four more soldiers to death

INEC displays names of Lagos governorship candidates

Chibok schoolgirls’ parents turn to UN

Eid el Maulud: Wada, Atunwa seek prayers for elections

PDP woos Atiku, Kwakwanso, others

Step down for Buhari, Catholic priest tells Jonathan

Salary arrears: Governors shun bank loans

Bakare predicts return of Chibok schoolgirls in 2015

Boko Haram murders 11 in Cameroon, injures others

New Year tragedy: Fire kills eight-month-old baby

Poll: Forum mobilises Lagos residents for Jonathan

Cholera: One dies, 21 hospitalised in Nasarawa

Poll: IG plans mass redeployment of 36 CPs

2011 post-election violence, reaction to injustice –BSO

ICG alerts FG over increased arms smuggling

We’ll prosecute holders of fake cards –INEC

Gunmen kill 15 in Kaduna village attack

How to be a secondary virgin

If your spouse falls critically ill same time you’re to attend a life-changing job interview, which would you attend to first?

Iran’s non-oil exports reach $35bn

Uncluttering your home in 2015

Stars to watch out for in 2015

As Audi, BMW, Mercedes maintain luxury market lead

I dreamt of becoming an award-winning actress –Tosyn Bucknor, OAP

Investors piled into British retail this year

Fall in oil prices may pose serious challenges in 2015 – Onaolapo

IBB as GEJ’s ‘fada,’ and the long goodbye

A softer approach…

Pastor Chris Okotie and his super luxury ride

Essential Facebook etiquette

Apart from working hard, I also worked smart – Oladesu Olusola, First class graduate, OAU

Oil price slump hits Gulf stocks

Six weeks to election: FG yet to approve N75bn INEC budget

I admire women in good, sexy shoes –Capital FEMI

Osinbajo visits HID, Awujale, others

Jonathan’s reelection portends disaster -Catholic priest

Palestine submits application to join ICC

Italian doctor declared Ebola-free

Refugees in S’African church get eviction notice

US Police chief shoots wife

Jonathan lacks capacity to tackle insecurity, corruption -APC

2015: PDP charges politician to focus on truth

Navy takes delivery of new warship

2015 elections will unite Nigerians -Akpabio

I remain in PDP -Daniel

India trains 200 Nigerians in skill acquisition -Envoy

Gunmen kill 15 in Kaduna village

NCC urges early submission of statistical data

PDP predicts Atiku, Kwakwanso’s return from APC

Gerrard confirms Liverpool exit

Rescuers tow abandoned migrant ship to Italy

Vote for dependable candidates, Maku tells Nigerians

LASG to start conversion of water plant to fertiliser

100 motorcyclists jailed in Sokoto for traffic offences

Cleric urges INEC to ensure credible 2015 poll

Iraqi Kurds recapture key village from ISIL

Eight-month-old baby dies in Benin inferno

China assistant foreign minister sacked amid graft probe

Chinese government criticised over stampede

Four killed in Rwanda church collapse

US research links cancer to bad biological luck

Pregnant passenger in labor diverts flight

Nine killed in Kenya road accident

Egypt urged to deport Al Jazeera journalist

Sierra Leone leader urges prayer, fasting to end Ebola

Thursday, January 01, 2015

Cut down on alcohol this holiday

Prioritise your health in 2015

For a joyful holiday

Lower your cholesterol intake

Fragile bones: From Hunters-Gatherers-Father

Lagos tribunal submits report on BRT burning Jan

Buhari’s candidacy

IBEDC’s prepaid casino

Substantiate treasonable charge

Psychiatric test for politicians

Nigeria is greater than all

Verdict of history

Gov’s wife welcomes first 2015 baby in LIMH

Fashola urges continuity at Lagos Countdown

Surulere ready to pay players

More African friendlies will help rebuild Eagles – Ekpo

Doping bans doubled to four years

LOUIS van Gaal admitted that a 1-1 draw was as much as his Manchester United team deserved at Stoke City on New Year’s Day, Sky Sports reports. Radamel Falcao’s left-footed finish from close range midway through the first half cancelled out an early Ryan

United got what they deserved – Van Gaal

Jeptoo upstaged in Sao Paulo

2014 was tough for me –Nadal

Everton denied clear penalty, Martinez says

These films rocked the scene in 2014

Feast of joyful songs at Daystar concert

NSE among world’s worst performing exchanges in 2014

West Brom hire Pulis

Eduok joins Esperance, hits Eagles camp

Improving your online business

Insurgency will be weakened this year –Adeboye

A social media checklist for 2015

Should Nigerians defend themselves against Boko Haram?

As Jonathan vows to crack down on troublemakers

PDP gov candidate denies tax evasion allegation

Mimiko predicts violence-free elections

Lead by example, APC tells Jonathan

Scientists trace first Ebola case to fruit bats

‘We won’t support Jonathan, unless…’

I’m coming up with anti-corruption plan — Jonathan

Lt.Col. suffers stroke over 14 years’ unpaid entitlements

Man abducts five-year-old in Ogun, nabbed in Abuja

Family alleges slow investigation into son’s death

Seven-month-old infant roasted in Lagos New Year tragedy

Fire razes building on New Year’s Day

Fears over 2015 presidential poll

‘Jonathan, Buhari can’t end Nigeria’s woes’

Dankwambo budgets N86.8bn for 2015

I’ll defeat Boko Haram, says President

Methodist prelate seeks good governance

Jonathan, Abiara ask Nigerians to pray for 2015 polls

2015, year of opportunities – Oritsejafor

‘Resist violence, poor living standard’

Chibok schoolgirls’ parents blast Jonathan

2015 tough year for food retailers –ASDA boss

Dollar on track for best annual gain

Shelling at Afghan wedding party kills 25 civilians

E-books to get more expensive on VAT change

Lampard rescues City, Saints beat Arsenal

Ondo promotes 4,000, to recruit 1,500 in January

Nigeria needs a project management agency – Babayeju

Telecoms firms to drive SME growth

Moses still at Chelsea – Hughes

Sweden hit by third mosque arson attack

Sierra Leone President calls for prayer over Ebola

Buhari’ll restore integrity to Nigeria – APC

FilmOne rolls out Heavens Hell, Gone Too Far

Ogun retired teachers cry out over unpaid pension

Sambo backs creation of new state from Kaduna

Muslim ‘terror drill’ draws outrage in India

Gambia president blames foreign ‘dissidents’ in failed coup

Death toll of Yemen anti-Huthi bomb blast hits 49

Tottenham stun Chelsea in eight-goal thriller

DRC rebel group faces deadline to disarm

139 ill in suspected food poisoning at Egyptian university

PDP makes Amaechi, Kwankwanso, others succeed – Mu’azu

Eid-el-Maulud: Jonathan asks Muslims to pray for successful elections

Fayose promises police, patrol vehicles, APCs

Aregbesola urges Osun people to corporate over tax payment

We’ve no apologies voting against Fayemi -Ekiti teachers

Osinbajo can’t win South West for APC -PDP

Man City defeat stubborn Sunderland 3-2

2015 ‘ll mark a turning point in Nigeria’s politics -Mark

Primary: Anambra PDP asks court to jail Jega

Rivers monthly allocation down by 50% –Amaechi

Ogbe leads N5bn yam sales for Buhari

Bayelsa boat owners partner JTF against oil thieves

US concerned about detention of Bahraini opposition Leader

Why I defected to C’River Labour Party -PDP senator

Amaechi pledges to complete all projects

Draw closer to God, Methodist prelate tells Nigerians

Restore power to Maiduguri, residents beg FG

Egyptian court orders new trial for jailed Al Jazeera Journalists

Jonathan might lose our votes – Igbo groups

APC lauds Jonathan’s commitment to free, violence-free elections

IG orders tight security nationwide

Explosion rocks Gombe market

Suicide bomber attacks Gombe church

Nigeria to be certified polio-free this January -Official

Shanghai New Year’s stampede: Witnesses describe terrifying scene

India, largest buyer of Nigeria’s crude oil -Envoy

Gambia launches house to house search for fleeing insurgents

Two journalists injured in Somalia grenade attack

Lampard to remain with Manchester City

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Omisore advises Osun workers

Fashola says VP tax comments shows ignorance

Ademowo tasks INEC, police on fair elections

Nigeria will be liberated in 2015 –Lagos Speaker

Ahmed promises better life for Kwarans

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