The Punch News Archive for March 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

Suswam, Yuguda, Ngige lose senatorial bid

Fear of violence forces lawyers to shun court

Osun PDP, APC disagree over outcome of polls

APC rejects results of presidential poll in Bayelsa

In Aso Rock, everybody turns mathematician

INEC worker arrested in Delta

FG deploys soldiers, policemen in NTA

YDP may seek poll cancellation in court

Pregnant lawyer, others escape death as thugs sack court

Badagry PDP protests poll result

Omoworare returns to senate

‘Don’t manipulate election results’

NBC indicts AIT, NTA for documentary on Buhari

PDP, LP, Accord protest Oyo election results

Fayose ‘ll defeat APC again, says aide

TMG, NDI okay card reader for future elections

APC floors Suswam in Benue senate race

Ogun banks panic over poll results, shut doors

APC supporters storm A’ Ibom INEC office

Amaechi imposes curfew on Rivers

Oyo APC teases Ladoja, Makinde, Alao-Akala

Osun senatorial candidate alleges threat

Opara ends Kansas losing run

Extension of elections

Congratulations to Nigerians on this election

US presses Beijing on technology curbs

Don’t write off Eagles yet —Dosu

Where are our PVCs

Card reader palaver

Police fire tear gas at protesting APC women

UK court turns down Google appeal

APC battles Kashamu, alleges rigging

Polls: Workers abandon Lagos secretariat over fears of attack

Equities rise despite election fever

As you celebrate, watch how you eat

No dividend on Sovereign Wealth Fund till 2017

PVC/manual register

SEC files fraud case against operator, firms

CAF clears Tunisia

Barewa win rugby league title

Bauchi APC candidate floors Yuguda in Senate race

Soldiers rescue women, children caged by Boko Haram

APC’s candidate threatens Yuguda’s Senate bid

INEC’s team probes alleged irregularities in Rivers polls

INEC staff arrested in Delta

Ogun LG workers begin indefinite strike

Mark grabs fifth term Senate ticket

Jonathan beats Buhari in all C’ River LGAs

Osun: Omoworare wins return ticket to Senate,  Fadahunsi kicks 

Buhari maintains commanding lead in NIger

Jonathan in closed-door meeting with Kuffour, others

Ogun banks panic, shut doors over election results

Jonathan records 1.48 million votes in Rivers

US, UK warn against poll manipulation, commend Nigerians

Buhari overtakes Jonathan in Benue, gets 250,000 votes

Ondo PDP candidates lose N’Assembly seats to APC

Lagos civil servants vacate offices over protest rumour

Police, Bauchi youths kill four insurgents, gunmen slay three

Jonathan records landslide victory in Abia

Jonathan wins in Enugu

Buhari beats Jonathan in Kwara

Stella Oduah wins Anambra North Senatorial seat

Buhari sweeping to victory in Niger

Police teargas APC women at Rivers INEC office

Melaye floors Smart, wins Kogi West Senatorial seat

Buhari wins Kogi, captures 60% of total votes

Wait patiently for INEC to announce results – Jonathan

Sunday, March 29, 2015

PDP, APC clash over Lagos poll results delay  

Jonathan takes the lead in Imo

Don’t panic, Presidency tells Jonathan’s supporters

President-elect to emerge today –Jega

Election results collated in private houses, hotels –APC

Ibadan businessman, Olanihun, dies at 69

Jonathan leads in seven Edo LGs

INEC office razed as Rivers protesters demand fresh polls

Police arrest 10 for electoral violence in Osun

APC wants Fayose’s deputy charged with election violence

Teslim Folarin, Akinjide lose LG to APC

Hoodlums attack Ondo INEC officials, snatch result sheets

PDP clears all LGAs in Ekiti

APGA, PDP supporters clash over results

PDP, APC disagree over conduct of elections in Enugu

Otti warns against forged results

National planning minister rejects Kwara polls

8 out of 17 LGAs submit poll’s result in Abia

Adeyeye wins second term in Senate

INEC official nabbed in Ondo

Lack of PVC stops Oyo voters from voting

Ondo: Oke, Elegbeleye win units for PDP

No result yet for Oshodi/Isolo LGA – INEC

PDP, APC battle for Lagos LGA

PVC better than US voter card –Ambassador

INEC holds election in 85 Lagos polling units

Jonathan leads Buhari in Benue

‘Corps members’ fear of safety behind poll delay’

Election result collation orderly in Lagos

Confusion in Eti-Osa over poll delay

C’ River deputy gov loses to LP

Redeploy RECs in S-South –APC

PDP accuses Edo dep. gov of interference

A’Ibom APC calls for cancellation

APC’ll not accept falsified results –Ewang

Result sheets: Amaechi, APC were wrong —INEC

President marks low-key Palm Sunday inside Aso Villa

Generators on from 6pm, off at 9am

FUG gets Inspenonline’s recognition

Obanikoro’s appointment

Operators prepare artisans for contributory pension

Omeri hails turnout in Maiduguri

Rosabon Financial Services begins CSR initiatives

Presidential, N’Assembly elections vicious –Soyinka

Attention, INEC

‘Every campaign should use Twitter hashtag’

UBA grants N1tn loans

Law Union to improve insurance awareness

Party agents unwind with fruit salad

They’re called diet drinks, but they increase your waistline

Circle Mall gets new leasing firm

Jega grapples with cyber theft

Tension as shooting rocks Osun over senatorial  result

Buhari wins in Wada’s ward, leads in Kogi

Gunmen storm INEC collation centre

I’ll recommend  INEC’s PVC to my country – US Ambassador

INEC dismisses PDP’s claim of victory in 23 states

INEC declares presidential election results on Monday

Buhari thrashes Jonathan in Ogun, wins 12 LGs

DSS, others bar journalists from collation centres in Imo

Soldiers battle gunmen in Bauchi

Be patient, vigilant, Buhari tells Nigerians

Gunmen attack Bauchi voters, police stations

Tension heightens between Rivers APC protesters, police

I didn’t lose in my ward, LG – Mu’azu

APC, PDP go head-to-head in Benue, results inconclusive

Five arrested  in Osun, minister lauds security operatives 

Kwara election, travesty of justice – Minister

Rivers APC supporters storm INEC office, demand fresh election

Result sheet missing as security agents fight in Ekiti

Community leader clubbed to death in Benin

APC warns against announcing of fake poll results

Oyegun loses ward to PDP in Edo

Arab coalition pounds Yemeni rebels, 15 killed

Heavy traffic as soldiers block Mile 12-Ikorodu road

Six killed, four missing in Indonesia’s landslide

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Nurses bring sick 85-year-old voter to polling booth

Fashola urges INEC to address hitches

Gunmen attack Lagos commissioner’s residence

INEC playing with Nigeria’s future ─ George

‘PDP shared money at my polling unit’

‘INEC must monitor Sunday election closely’

Works minister denies car gift to army

Suspected PDP thugs snatch ballot boxes

Hoodlums set ex-gov aspirant’s house ablaze

Late accreditation, voting mar exercise

DPO accused of snatching ballot boxes in Niger

Peaceful election in Kogi

Thugs steal ballot papers in Nasarawa

Jonathan’s aide escapes lynching in Kano

Voting continues to night in Jos

Large turnout in Niger, Borno, Nasarawa, Sokoto

B’Haram kills lawmaker, 33 others in Borno, Gombe

Maku rejects card readers

Hoodlums shoot, snatch ballot boxes

Voters defy bombing, turn out in large numbers

Gov candidate, stakeholders want March 28 elections cancelled

Ohuabunwa decries card reader failure

Two bomb explosions cause panic

Voters abandon Jonathan, Buhari

Late arrival of ballot papers mars poll

Card reader rejects Ekweremadu, wife

Ngige refuses to vote, says process faulty

Oba of Epe’s son, five others drown after voting

Fayemi, Tinubu, Sambo win polling units

INEC website hacked, restored

Hoodlums snatch ballot boxes in Akure

APC wins Obasanjo’s ward

Two feared killed, many injured in Osun

One shot as APC members clash with Fayose’s deputy

Unaccredited voters in Ogbomoso, Ogun express anger

Kufour warns against violence

Late arrival of INEC officials, materials mar FCT polls

Massive turnout of voters at Aso Villa

Buhari beats Jonathan inside Aso Villa

Man collapses at polling unit

‘PDP national leaders messed up party’

Community provides generator to recharge card readers

Ajimobi commends INEC, voters

Polling officials turn to manual accreditation

Card reader failure spreads in C’ River

Technical hitches mar polls in Rivers

Amaechi refuses to be accredited…dares soldiers

Scores killed in Rivers, Gombe …as blasts rock Anambra, Enugu

Massive turnout as Nigerians defy rain, sun to vote

2011 presidential gladiators: Where are they now?

Jonathan loses to APC in Agagu’s ward

Nigeria votes in sharply contested presidential election

My father lost in 2003 due to rigging—Lam-Adesina’s son

The world is watching Nigeria — Head, EU delegation

I was the most travelled candidate in 2011— Utomi

Why I got 26,000 votes in 2011 election — Momodu

Jonathan hoodwinked by people around him —Braithwaite

My husband is tidier than I am —Ashionye Raccah

Dress right

The morning after

Fayose, Tinubu’s in-law  win at polling units

Abesan Cup organisers dedicate award to patrons

Champions emerge at Shalom sports meet

After world triumph, MFM target Nigeria dominance

Passed NFF Bill makes collision with FIFA inevitable

Enyeama: The man whom 100 caps fit

Gunmen kills lawmaker, eight others in Gombe polling booths

End sibling rivalry

I love cooking — Uche Odikanwa

I want a president that will fight corruption — Teacher, 83

Oil slump, PIB threaten gas-to-power project

Fashion matriarchs: Politics meets style

Maximising benefits of Abacha’s loot

Polls reduce domestic investments by N40bn

I’m not a good actress –Chineze Anyaene

Motoring policy: A reader’s contribution

I don’t have time for glamour — Aminah Sagoe

Pregnancy discrimination

Torsion of the testis

Crisis, refugees and voluntary slavery

My boyfriend is impotent

Social media and Nigerian politics

What women want from men

Buhari thrashes Jonathan inside Aso Rock

APC wins Obasanjo’s polling unit

Epe monarch’s son, five others drown after voting

Sambo delivers polling unit, defeats APC

Tension in Oshodi over military presence

Thugs hijack ballot boxes in Lagos

Folarin campaigns at polling unit, doles out money

One dies as PDP, APC supporters clash in Osun

Card reader failure: INEC okays manual accreditation

INEC suspends election in Delta community over insecurity

Explosion rocks Anambra polling unit

Unknown group hacks INEC website

Thug tackles, apologises to Tinubu at polling unit

Thug accuses Tinubu of neglect at polling unit

Hoodlums shoot at police, soldiers escorting Corps members

Panic in Enugu over bomb explosions

Liberia’s last Ebola patient dies from virus

Dominican Republic uncovers Child-trafficking cartel

Friday, March 27, 2015

Police arrest three car snatchers in Imo

We pray for peaceful polls in Ekiti-Adebayo

Elections: Court halts last-minute bid to stop use of card reader

Poll: NSCDC warns operatives against taking bribes

Election shouldn’t divide Nigeria –UN

Owo robbery: Ondo police confirm six officers’ death

Rory’ll complete career grand slam – Clarke

I don’t know where my medals are – Mary Onyali

Amokachi drops Mfon Udoh

Chelsea, Liverpool target Emenike

Keshi must listen to advice – Elaho

Akpoborie, Ezeugo slam Super Eagles

Deji Aliu wants athletes picked on merit

Embarrassment in Tunis (II)

Kane is England’s Muller – Geoff Hurst

We’re not out to help Messi – Suarez

I can break into Chelsea – Omeruo

My playing style has changed – Wambach

Kevin Hart: Comedian talks about Texas disgrace

Everybody is in politics for selfish interests–Adams, OPC National Coordinator

Concerns as American police hasten to shoot blacks

Sperm count: A reality, misconception or a myth?

even in my 60s, Women still chase me –Kollington

Voters should avoid violence at polling units –Oyetibo

Poll: All eyes on the North-East

Long, tortuous road to Aso Rock

Who becomes Nigeria’s first lady: extrovert patience or introvert Aisha?

candidates dump us once we vote for them –Physically challenged Nigerians

Politicians only visit us when they want our votes –Lepers

Nigerians on hospital beds lament: We want to vote but our PVCs are useless

Election Day is boom time for us –Bar and club owners

Man arrested for using monkeys, snakes for robbery

Robbers operate haulage business, steal multi-million naira goods

What will you do if politicians offer you money for votes?

No big deal in another man kissING my wife –Nobert Young

Jonathan talks tough, vows to deal with troublemakers

I’m committed to peace accord –Buhari

No thug attacked Amaechi’s convoy –Rivers police

Last minute rush, cash withdrawal in Jos, PH, Ilorin

Okorocha’s aide arrested for stockpiling arms

Poll: Soldiers, police tighten security in states

Presidency: Jang asks North to wait till 2019

Death toll in Owo bank robbery hits 20

Ogun residents express frustration over PVC

We’ll protect our interest with votes –Anambra voters

Obasanjo shouldn’t have torn PDP card, says Akinfenwa

Osun workers, pensioners lament unpaid entitlements

Nigeria ranks fourth on Interpol’s African wanted list

ARG warns against electoral violence

Fulani herdsmen killed 378 Agatu in two years –Forum

Poll: INEC shuts hotels in Makurdi

Civil servants desert offices, banks close in Kwara

Nigerians, defend your vote

Lawyers to governors: Obey movement restriction order

Poll: 30, 009 policemen for North-East, Ebonyi, Imo

Troops recapture Gwoza, Caliphate HQ from Boko Haram

We’ll enforce no movement order on Fayose –Police

Card reader technicians’ arrest won’t affect INEC – Jega

Gridlock in Ilorin as indigenes return for elections

Sanitation movement restriction still in force –Lagos

Elections to hold in eight Borno LGs –INEC

Kaduna police plan to arrest El-Rufai, APC alleges

Dickson signs N251bn budget into law

Jonathan arrives Bayelsa amid tight security

FG urges Nigerians on oral hygiene

Robbers kill two, raid church in Benin

Naked wedding cakes are ideal for brides on a budget

Corruption will win today’s election

Poll: Oshiomhole decries minister’s vehicle gift to military

We’ve acquired four mobile workshops to boost industrial training – ITF boss

I didn’t know Lillian as an actress when I met her –Ubi Franklin

What would you do if your spouse prevents you from voting?

How I quit hard drugs –Terry G

I talked to my shoes, bed or anything in my room when I studied –Valeen Ose, first class graduate, DELSU

Etisalat sponsored Nigerian Idol: A lucky chance for Ogechi

Shy men make better lovers –Study

I went to school to please my parents –Debi J

best gift for me is any bra of my size –Ronke Oshodi-Oke

Behold the 50 years old virgin

Weird Terry G loves classic Range Rover

T.B Joshua is just my friend –Daddy Showkey

Plateau govt denies rigging allegation

Now the D-day is here

Respect yourself

Al-Shabab kills nine in Somalia hotel attack

Ballot paper scarcity halts Jigawa Reps election

Lokoja-Abuja road blocked as Abuja residents leave in droves

Cluster bomb injures eight children in Lebanon

Commuters stranded over fare hike in Ilorin

Police plan arrest of El-Rufai, others, APC alleges

Unpaid wages: Osun workers, pensioners may shun polls

INEC distributes 1,100,346 ballot papers in Osun

2,537 candidates from 28 parties battle for N’Assembly seats

Police deny allegation of bias in Niger

Robbers kill two, raid church, buildings in Benin

Don’t intimidate voters, ACF warns security agents

Okorocha’s aide arrested for arms possession

UN gives $60m to Nigeria for elections

Troops recapture Boko Haram HQ, Gwoza

Judge’s absence stalls suit seeking Mbu’s sacking

Suicide bomber attack hotel in Mogadishu

Sanitation: Movement restriction still in force, says Lagos

We’ve no confidence in Akwa Ibom REC – APC

Court remands two for importing N10bn expired drugs

OPC, ex-militants in military uniforms to attack opposition – APC

Gridlock as residents arrive in Ilorin for elections

Banks closed, Kogi govt offices deserted

Port Harcourt residents besiege ATM for cash

INEC distributes materials in Rivers amidst tight security

Polling units not for troublemakers – C’River CP

Polls: Corps members worried over security

Don’t disappoint Jonathan, ex-NDDC boss tells Ndigbo

Supreme Court dismisses suit seeking to sack Akpabio

AGF denies diversion of union dues to NUJ

US Senate threatens Iran with new sanctions

[Full text] Jonathan’s broadcast message on the general elections

Polls: Jonathan reads Riot Act to troublemakers

Syria open to dialogue with US, Assad says

Powerful explosions rock Yemen capital

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Ayo Adebanjo’s gamble

Re: Where are our political scientists?

As we vote

Our vote is our voice

Stop distributing darkness

Votes and anger venting

Implement peace accord

Come to our rescue

NEPC targets N394bn annual revenue from cashew exports

Nestlé stresses importance of water

Oke’Badan rumbles in spite of politics

At Eko Atlantic, a taste of sport tourism

Omawumi, Tomi Odunsi dazzle in The Music

For school owners, there’s something in a name

Again, Ghanaian pupils sweep laurels at WAEC’s awards

Scary minutes in the hands of thugs

I don’t allow distractions at polling booths —Oga Bello

US, partners promote increased access to basic education

Police parade suspected kidnappers of woman preacher

Ihedioha blames Okorocha for poverty

Employers warned against defrauding graduate internship scheme

Ogun declares Friday as holiday for PVC collection

Polls: Jonathan, Buhari sign fresh peace pact

Rivers council bosses allege threat by police

APC drags Jonathan, Obanikoro, Fayose others to ICC

Co-pilot deliberately crashed Germanwings plane – Report

Nigeria on the democratic march again

Buhari, a gamble not worth taking —Jonathan

Don’t vote those without certificate, says Sambo

Fani-Kayode rests case in money laundering charges

NRFF shifts leagues till after elections

Don’t be discouraged, Glo tells Eagles

Back injury rules out Enyeama

D’Tigers qualify for AAG, Afrobasket

ITF tourney: Russian-born teenager to debut for Nigeria

Our lions overcame Eagles says Uganda coach

Moses back in training after injury

Ego, problem of Nigerian football –Yobo

Golf: Kenya Airways hospitality thrills Nigerian golfers

Polls: ‘No place for unapproved security agencies’

I didn’t pick Eagles –Amokachi

Nigeria women’s league begins May 2

Aguero more difficult to face than Messi – Hart

Impossible for Neymar to replace me – Pele

Accord supporters tear Jonathan/Ladoja posters

Points to remember before voting —Fashola

Monitor your votes —Aregbesola

APC accuses SSS of arresting PVC contractor

Vote for Buhari’s experience, Aboderin urges Nigerians

Battle for Ekiti senatorial seats

Babcock varsity VC calls for peaceful poll

Be fair, group urges INEC

Robbers attack banks in Ondo, kill manager

With Jonathan, Nigeria’ll go bankrupt in four years —Ambode

Thugs open fire on Gov Amaechi’s convoy

FG makes U-turn, re-opens sea borders

APC asks NHRC to report Fayose to ICC

Ondo deputy gov defects, Mimiko wishes him well

Tinubu secures court order against arrest by military

FG floods states with soldiers as IG redeploys DIGs, CPs

Election spending fuels cash shortage in banks

FG unveils N1bn loan package for Lagos MSMEs

Electricity tariff cut not for residential consumers – NERC

Elections: Lagos airport records increased passenger traffic

Dangote Cement begins operation in Senegal

Communities get ICT, health centres

Beauty queen builds shelter for rape victims

OPC members unleash terror on Lagos

Father, son in court for suspected internet scam

Labourer kills civil servant three days to retirement

Fire guts filling station, consumes 10 vehicles

Encourage pupils in sports, educationist advises parents

On Buhari I smell some good luck

Group hails SURE-P for curbing vices

UBA grows earnings by 10% to N290bn

Eve-of-poll appeal to party leaders

Tackle heart disease with nutrition

First Bank restates commitment to financial inclusion

Facebook’s planned news content hosting and online publishing

Jonathan, Buhari hold peace meeting

There’s life even after election defeat

ICAN urges FG to stop multiple accounting bodies

Letter to the cabal

Food safety: Public health priority

Learning to manage retail business profitably

What to do about your diet as you age

Determine your business implementation strategy

Press centre seeks security for journalists

Xavi for Qatari club

Lagos hosts West African bloggers

Nigeria, USAID sign $100m deal for basic education

Reasons entrepreneurs should work with new talents

Minister allays fear over military deployment for polls

Experimental Ebola vaccine effective in monkeys

The power of networks

Gunmen attack Amaechi in Rivers

Ebola vaccine shows promise in Phase 1 trial

Please support me, Jonathan begs North

(UPDATED) Robbers kill manager, others in Owo bank robbery

Buhari, a gamble not worth taking by Nigerians -Jonathan

Court bars military from arresting Tinubu

I’m not in this race for power, money – Buhari

Fire guts FCT High Court’s probate section

Bandits storm Owo, raid banks with bombs

IG redeploys six DIGs, other senior officers

Saudi-led coalition launches fresh strikes in Yemen

Electing Buhari guarantees new, better Nigeria – Wife

Police warn voters against 15 electoral offences

AD candidate withdraws from presidential race, backs Buhari

Fulani herdsmen killed 378 Agatu in two years – Forum

Nigeria’s unity under threat after polls – NHRC

16 political parties endorse Buhari

15 electoral offences to avoid – Police

Buhari holds last media briefing before elections

Military deploys fighter jets, attack helicopters in Gwoza

Co-pilot deliberately crashed Germanwings plane – French prosecutor

Ahmed, Ajibola can’t monitor polls – Kwara CP

Olanusi, Mimiko’s dep gov, dumps PDP for APC

FG, US sign $100m grant for education in North

Plateau task force soldiers in show of force

Polls: Jonathan, Buhari meet again

Minimah plots rigging election for Jonathan – el-Rufai

French economy sheds more jobs ahead of local polls

Thai prime minister threatens to ‘execute’ journalists

Syria rebels seize ancient town near

Pilot locked out of cockpit before Germanwings plane crash

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Saudi Arabia begins military operations in Yemen

FG closes land and sea borders for polls

COAS threatens to deal with trouble makers

FG planning trouble in Lagos, five other states —APC

How exercise may aid cancer treatment

‘Aspirin ‘resistance’ may make for worse strokes’

Gunmen shot MD, two others in Rivers

New Ebola vaccine shows promise in human trials

Good heart health may help stave off dementia — Study

Addax suit: ‘National interest won’t be compromised’

AMCON’s fresh move to seize Babalakin’s companies fails

Mark’ll become ‘Methuselah’ in Senate –Suswam

Fayose suspends two over deductions from teachers’ salaries

Long, thorny path to the polls

DSS cautions voters against persons in loose clothing

Kidnapped schoolgirl sold to pimps in Libya

Protesters storm INEC office in Ogun over PVCs

PDP, LP withdraw from Delta debate

Polls: Command orders Lagos cops to buy camouflage

Silverbird Cinemas worker buried in Lagos

Man killed for not paying N50 due

Court sentences robber to death for stealing handset

‘Opposition desperate to win’

APC’ll fade away after elections —Jang

Abuja residents travel for elections

As we vote in the 2015 elections

Delta CP cautions political parties against misconduct

PDP accuses APC of planning fake rally

Red Cross mobilises 12,000 volunteers for elections

Kogi artistes sensitise voters to electoral duties

FIRS considers bonus for voluntary taxpayers

Keep off polling units, IG warns private guards

Nigerians’ll be the loser if Jonathan wins ─ Senator

Group cautions Fayose on campaign spendings

Buhari planning to send me to prison –Patience

Ogun lawmaker backs deployment of soldiers for polls

On the verge of a new dispensation

Community mental health: Matters arising

Fayose denies ordering arrest of APC members

Okpekpe 2015: International athletes to arrive from May 14

Shell sells $1.7bn Nigerian assets to Aiteo

IAAF appeals to CAS over Russian doping bans

Petrol scarcity and public refineries

Falcon campaigns for natural gas usage

Ideye eyes return against QPR

Khedira leaving

Spending Abacha loot

OPC/MASSOB protests

Google ventures and the search for immortality

Nigeria on March 28, 2015

INEC officials to meet with Bode George, Agbaje – APC

MasterCard launches e-payment for MSMEs

Bribery: Ukraine arrests officials on live TV

UPN faction endorses Buhari two days to elections

Reps minority leader reconciles with Kano APC gov candidate

INEC distributes four million PVCs in Lagos

NLC constitutes peace panel

Court decides suit seeking Mbu’s sacking Friday

Sensitive voting materials arrive in Kogi

Jonathan does not deserve re-election – Group

We will recapture Gwoza by Friday, says Jonathan

Pay workers their dues, cleric tells Elechi

Parties’ll witness distribution of materials – Ekiti REC

Fuel queues mar election mood in Port Harcourt

Amaechi’s deputy absent at Rivers exco meeting

Fayose denies ordering APC members arrest

Jonathan ‘ll clear financial mess in Ekiti – Fayose’s wife

Polls: FG closes land, sea borders

Appeal court, FHC adjourn anti-card reader suits

Military restrains two Al-jazeera journalists in Maiduguri

We’ll not truncate Jonathan’s re-election bid – Ijaw chief

Jonathan has assured us of fair elections -Abdusalami

Court reserves ruling on Oyedepo’s objection to stockbroker’s case

Ebonyi women, youths drum support for Buhari, Osinbajo

The plot to impeach me still ongoing – Elechi

APC, Fayose disagree over plot to sack workers

FG, private investors deploy 590 tractors to farmers

We are ready for presidential elections, says Oyo REC

ERA, Shell bicker over spills investigation reports

Keep off polling units, IG warns private security guards

N5bn fraud: Court orders separate trial for Nnamani

PDP threatens to sanction disloyal members

IS kills five militiamen in Libya

Over 10,000 FCT driving licences await collection

PDP woos electorate with bags of rice in C’ River

Buhari urges supporters to shun violence during election

INEC meets with stakeholders in Lagos

APC planning fake PDP rally – PDP

Court delivers judgment on Mbu’s sacking Friday

Syria rebels seize ancient town of Bosra al-Sham

Kogi artists sensitise voters to electoral duties

PDP, LP gov candidates withdraw from debate

Buhari’s eligibility suit suffers setback, adjourned to April 22

US too late on drone rules – Amazon

Afghan woman lynched over Koran-burning ‘innocent’

First clues emerge in Germanwings plane crash

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

S’Sudan extends term of president and parliament

Russia to build Jordan’s first nuclear power plant

150 feared killed after Germanwings airliner crashes

Two killed in PDP, APC supporters’ clash

Tinubu, Fashola planning to bribe Lagos monarchs –PDP

Polls: Army, police tighten security

I don’t want antagonising lawmakers, says Jonathan

Polls: INEC to swear in 50,000 employees in Lagos

Kaduna PDP plans to impose curfew, APC alleges

‘Arrest violent persons’

Election: Aliyu wants violent persons arrested

Group affirms Jonathan’s endorsement

Igbo group affirms Ohanaeze’s endorsement of Jonathan

11 embassies, 96 others to monitor polls – INEC

Fasehun, Gani Adams disagree over OPC monitoring elections

Neglected youths as tools for electoral violence

Presidential poll: INEC begins distribution of sensitive materials

IBEDC laments cable theft in Osun

Trader murders customer over N10 cigarette

Policeman dies in Third-Mainland- Bridge okada crash

Court removes APC’s House of Reps candidate in Ondo

Man kills lover boy over affair with daughter

I didn’t ban voters from staying after voting –IG

Secretary in court for diverting N3.5m rent

We’re supporting peaceful elections, says Rice

Rules of web marketing

Youths must be taken off the streets ─Ambode

Students cheated by posting test questions on social media

Expect 260 days of rainfall, Lagos tells residents

APC, others ask court to order Fayose’s impeachment

Nigeria misses, as Ghana leads in 2014 WASSCE

Police announce movement restriction during election

In Black Silhouette, a prostitute wins election

Soldiers liberate key Borno town

Anxiety as judge adjourns suit to stop Buhari till today

The defining moment

What is your personal growth and development plan? (2)

PPPRA cuts petrol imports by 50%, scarcity worsens

Cheating footballers

Expert urges men to screen for prostate cancer yearly

Photojournalists are not second-class professionals – Akinleye

Where are the social scientists?

Mu’azu urges Jonathan, Buhari to protect democracy

ICAO to audit Nigerian aviation sector in June

Obasanjo warns against plot to hand over to military

Curb child labour

No more poll postponement

Jega must not fail Nigerians —PFN

Election times are stressful, mind your health

Experts advise employers on leadership roles

NIM threatens to withdraw errant members’ certificates

SURE-P warns interns against sharp practices

2015 elections and need to vote right

Platini re-elected UEFA President

Ending oil sector corruption

Where’s Shonga Farm?

IBEDC, give us light

Union Bank gets information security certification

Lessons from Yew

Buhari urges supporters to shun violence

Obasanjo warns against handing over to military

Soldiers liberate key Borno town from Boko haram

Enyeama set for centenary against Uganda

IDPs: Committee get ten days to produce relocation plan

Soldiers occupy suspected flashpoints in Kaduna

Two die in PDP, APC fracas in Rivers

Two killed as Edo APC, SDP supporters clash

Ogun still expecting 153,185 PVCs

Court disqualifying Buhari may lead to chaos – APC

Ekiti APC asks members to resist illegal arrest

Court to decide new applications on Buhari’s eligibility

Police to restrict movement during election

Five million Fulani back Buhari, el-Rufai

Badeh inaugurates 30 gunboats, warns oil thieves

Ex-militants divided over Buhari’s endorsement

USAID pledges to boost cocoa production in Nigeria

Jonathan, Buhari must protect Nigeria’s unity – Mu’azu

Jonathan mourns ex-Benue gov

FG’s transformation agenda has deformed Nigeria – Oshiomhole

Suit seeking to disqualify Buhari adjourned to Wed

Chiefs demanding share of Jonathan dollars – Monarchs

Court orders NCC, telecom firms to pay APC N500m

Jonathan commissions 504MW Abia power plant

We’re not working for any political party – CAN

Power disco laments cable theft in Osun 

Stay away from polling units, Immigration warns foreigners

Man arraigned for killing girlfriend during a fight

German plane, carrying 148 persons, crashes in France

[AFP] Polls: Five key figures to watch

Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan sign accord on Nile dam

CPC decries high rate of consumer rights abuse

13 passengers killed in Afghanistan bus attack

Remains of Iraqi troops found in mass grave

S’Sudan armed group releases over 250 child soldiers

US House urges Obama to send arms to Ukraine

Monday, March 23, 2015

Elections must hold

Regulate Nigerian films

Yoruba Obas, e ronu

Surveillance contracts to ex-militants

PVC Saga

Avoiding car accidents

Explosion rocks Ogun community, shatters teenager’s arm

Nigerians still believe in probity —Fashola

Poll: Ogun police strategise to handle flashpoints

Minister tells NTA, FRCN to get set for elections

Nigeria provides free weather forecasts for Ebola-hit countries

DSS invites Osun traditional rulers over political violence

S’Court cautions Cheveron against selling disputed oil block

Jonathan is tired –Osinbajo

‘No plan to sack workers’

APC planning military intervention, Fani-Kayode alleges

Court again bars deployment of soldiers for election

PDP’ll turn Lagos into a war zone – APC

Court threatens to jail YDP officials for misrepresenting judgment

Ukiwe warns against post-election violence

Amaechi’s allegation against me laughable, says Patience Jonathan

Oil sector corruption to end in four years –Jonathan

‘Technical education‘ll solve graduate unemployment’

INEC extends PVC collection in Plateau

Card reader’ll eliminate rigging, says NUJ president

Beware of anti-democratic forces, Falana warns Nigerians

Politicians and dirty politics they play

Nigeria not superior, Senegal coach insists

Six Rivers commissioners may defect to PDP

Police make a U-turn, say voters can ‘protect’ votes

Obama, ECOWAS seek peaceful polls in Nigeria

Bank lending to economy hits N17.2tn

Development bank begins operation with N300bn

CPC to prosecute companies for consumer rights abuse

Electricity tariff reduction not political – NERC

All dams to produce electricity – FG

Don’t repeat Ekiti rigging strategy, APC warns Jonathan

LG employees endorse Ambode

Female suicide bombers die in accidental detonation

Lagos courts where syndicates issue fake CsofO, tax certificates

Car snatcher nabbed after vehicle developed fault

Counsel arraigned for issuing dud cheques, jumping bail

Lagos robbery: Slain fish hawker buried in Ikoyi

Community to stop paying electricity bills

Lee Kuan Yew: Lessons for Nigeria

What if Jonathan and Buhari claim victory?

Jonathan to host victorious Flying Eagles

The race to build search engine for your DNA

Emenike faces ban for walking off pitch

Lemo lists benefits of electronic payment

Internet can only grow with local content — Johnson

Barcelona boss faces jail

Rising importance of business blogging

Odds against monthly sanitation exercise

I never planned to enter for Etisalat prize –Mahlangu

Democracy of anarchists

Your diet may make you fart, belch repeatedly

Corporate group endorses Jonathan

Getting good business ideas

Election 2015: Dubious Confab report approval

LASU shut, as workers continue protest

Filling the gap on youth empowerment

Hidden health risks of green tea

Why we can’t afford to sit on the fence

Poly boss emphasises entrepreneurial training

Spotting fake deals in grocery stores

Godfather and godson battle in Abia

What has changed about OPC?

100 schools receive 66,500 books in Rivers

Benefits, challenges of owning vacation properties

Pee Dee Pee! … Change!

ICAN, CIPFA sign MoU on public finance

Tunisian PM fires security heads after museum tragedy

DSS invites Osun monarchs over political violence 

Police, army tighten security for polls in FCT

Polymer notes scam: EFCC clears Soludo

PDP will turn Lagos into war zone – APC

El-Rufai, PDP supporters clash during one-million-man march 

Beware of anti-democratic forces, Falana warns Nigerians

Two female bombers die in Borno accidental explosion

Jonathan tired, overwhelmed by governance – Osinbajo

‎Obasanjo begs court to lift order on autobiography

Polls: Police ban street procession in Ekiti

Doctors have no reason to go on strike – Jonathan

FRSC official smashes PUNCH van’s mirror in Bayelsa

Peace committee warns against inciting comments

Jonathan, PDP waste N1tr on hate campaigns – APC

Ebola: Nigeria provides weather forecasts to Sierra Leone, others

303 displaced Borno SSCE candidates begin exams lecture

Court threatens to jail YDP chiefs over judgment misrepresentation

Jonathan to host Flying Eagles in Aso Rock

Card reader will eliminate rigging – NUJ President

FG donates foodstuffs to Namibian drought victims

NSCIA urges politicians to cooperate with INEC

Court bans deployment of soldiers for elections

Polls: NAVY promises to protect voters

Edo APC senator denies defection report

NDDC trains 203 on modern farming

Technical education, answer to graduate unemployment – Provost

Taraba plans construction of 32 Almajiri schools

Jonathan to inspect power projects in Aba

[Video] Obama tells Jonathan, Buhari’s supporters to shun violence

Don’t attempt a repeat of Ekiti rigging strategy – APC

Polls: ECOWAS leaders meet Jonathan, Buhari, INEC

Ideye to miss friendlies, Okafor named replacement

Six Tunisia police chiefs dismissed over museum attack

I’m not dead, says ex-president Shagari

I’ll end oil sector corruption in four years – Jonathan

Jonathan pledges to engage more young people

Tunisia launches manhunt for third museum attacker

Rwanda appoints first ever ambassador to Egypt

Five killed in Cambodian nightclub fire

Five killed Cambodian nightclub fire

MSF slams global response to Ebola

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Law Union boss enlightens parents on children’s insurance

Cornerstone partners SuperGeeks on protection gadgets

Use pension funds for economic development –Operator

We are committed to CSR –Regency Alliance

Insurance brokers demand autonomy for NAICOM

Shoderu advises professionals on ethics

PZ records 27.9% drop in profit

Profit-taking costs investors N463bn

SEC suspends two market operators

Poll: Sultan seeks safety of corps members

Lagos police ready for peaceful elections, says CP

General elections’ll be violence-free ─ Clerics

Polls won’t be shifted again –Jonathan

‘Don’t return us to insecurity era’

I didn’t collect money from Jonathan –PDP leader

‘Hold govt for kidnappings in Benue’

Yoruba elders disagree over South-West marginalisation

PDP campaign rejects IG’s vote-and-go-home order

Ex-commissioners challenge Jang over N23b bond

Opinion polls won’t help APC —Fayose

‘May 29 handover date must be sacrosanct’

Fresh nationwide strike looms in varsities

Polls: Report tags Lagos, 20 other states ‘violent hotspots’

‘Jonathan’ll win in Lagos’

Niger Bridge: Igbo ask Jonathan, Buhari for commitment

PDP, APC, others differ on INEC card reader

Haruna opposes voting outside Michika

ASUU condemns FG’s failure to release N1.3tr

Campaigning without youths in focus

We help businesses reduce costs — MTN

Eko Atlantic City named Nigeria’s top project

Facebook testing Android dialer

New criminal justice bill raises hope of speedy trial

Planners need managerial skills – Experts

Of Okonjo-Iweala’s voyeurism

Wike pays Jonathan’s wife N199m monthly, Amaechi alleges

1.13 million Nigerians get life insurance with mobile phones

Lawyers, rights groups condemn death of hotel worker

Vote but don’t fight

APC, LP women groups vow to protect votes

Absentee political scientists

Fidelity Bank set to boost ATM revenue

Banks to conclude Lekki seaport financing in September

Jonathan, Nigeria’s fortunate leader

Agents of change

Sometimes, the doctor knows best

Woman stabs lover to death over feeding allowance

Man beheads VIO for seizing his cell phone

Flying Eagles defeat Senegal, become African Champions

Singapore’s first prime minister, Lee Kuan dies at 91

NIS deports 201 illegal immigrants from Niger

Seven die, 23 injured in Lagos-Ibadan highway crash

Polls won’t be shifted again – Jonathan

Nigerian versities to rank among world best – Jonathan

Ex-Niger Delta militants endorse Buhari, Emerhor, carpet Jonathan

Buhari, not a fundamentalist – APC

Israel launches bid to influence Iran nuclear deal

Bakare lambasts Adebanjo, others over post-confab comments

Kuku predicts victory in 21 states for Jonathan

We didn’t endorse Jonathan, says Fulani cattle breeders

Amaechi’s deputy, Ikuru, returns to PDP

PDP planning to compromise voting materials – Ekiti APC

Opinion polls won’t help APC – Fayose

Man U beat Liverpool 2-1 at Anfield

APC, LP women groups vow to protect their votes

‘Vote and leave:’ IG over-stepped bounds, says SAN

Economy better secured with Jonathan – PDP

Amaechi accuses PDP of breaking Rivers peace accord

PVC deadline: Large turnout at collection centres

Court to hear Cecilia Ibru’s suit April 22

Police parade suspected killers of Aba traffic warden

Kuku predicts victory for Jonathan in 21 states

JTF changing strategy in fighting oil theft – Commander

PDP plans inconclusive elections in South-West – APC

NEDG warns debaters against endorsing presidential candidate

Flying Eagles seek seventh AYC title

Rebels seize airport in Yemen

Obama flays Netanyahu over Palestine comments

87 killed in Pakistan army, Taliban clash

US airport attack suspect dies

Ebola: Sierra Leone orders three-day lockdown

Saturday, March 21, 2015

I regret not impeaching Obasanjo —Na’Abba

PVC collection closes today

Jonathan vs Buhari: How they stand in 36 States, FCT

Police arrest Abia’s most wanted child trafficker

Ogun councillor, four others arrested for kidnapping

Death threat: Enugu bishops meet Mbaka today

INEC moves card readers to secure, secret locations

I’m not tempted to sing — Soso Soberekon

I’m stylish —Kcee

I love luxury —E-Money

I charge N2m to write songs —Harrysong

I am not a casanova — Skiibii

Face contouring

Marriage has been my saving grace — Tuvi James

My style is edgy — Tonye

A child is a product of love, not marriage –Brymo

Create work-life balance

Spruce nails

Gardening is therapeutic — Nimi Akinkugbe

A’Ibom police arrests four over death of ex-deputy speaker

Kwara Speaker faults IGP on polling booth directive

Nigerian soldiers afraid of recaptured Boko Haram towns —Chad

Only Jonathan can guarantee youths’ future —Mimiko

Never vote PDP again, Buhari tells Nigerians

Jonathan has ordered EFCC to arrest Tinubu –APC

APC to sue Fani-Kayode for linking Buhari to terrorists

Poll: Police to deploy more men to some states

Jonathan threatens those behind ING rumour with arrest

Gunmen kill eight in Rivers night raid

Fresh case of Ebola in Liberia

Flying Eagles battle Senegal in AYC final

Police comb Zamfara for abducted Emir

No refund for overcharged electricity customers –NERC

35 years after, where are 1980 Nations Cup heroes?

Day we conquered Africa

What is your desired motoring policy?

FEC approved N1.43tn contracts in 2014

Close shave: Risking death, diseases for haircut

Biosafety bill: A danger to food security and health

25 ways to promote mental fitness

I still go to farm —Oba Sonoiki

The sense and nonsense of Gani Adams

New GMO potatoes, apples approved for US market

Maintaining zero inbox

Govt releases N995m for agric insurance

Nigerians react: Soldiers for elections

Chibok girls must be found

10 reasons to vote for Buhari, Jonathan

The tort of defamation

Presidency’s Morocco telephone debacle

NLC election free, fair —Ozo-Esan

No child has beaten dad’s record —Rasheed Gbadamosi’s son

Loneliness as a new disease

Election was fraudulent –Ajaero

AAG: Super Falcons draw 1-1 with hosts Mali

APC can’t win elections in South-East – Muazu

Soldiers foil Boko Haram’s attempt to recapture Bama

US evacuates troops from south Yemen

Borno plans heroes estate for slain soldiers, others

Jonathan inaugurates multi-million naira bridge in Kano

Iran’s leader rules out regional cooperation with US

APCPCO to sue Fani-Kayode for linking Buhari with terrorists

Police, others block, comb Zamfara for abducted emir

[Video] Indian students expelled for mass cheating in exams

Interim govt plotters risk prosecution for treason – Jonathan

Yemeni President pledges to fight Iran’s influence

Buhari excused from Yobe rally over insecurity – Gaidam

Polls: Sultan asks district heads to protect corps members

APC alleges moves to arrest Tinubu, party financiers

Libyan army to recapture Tripoli from Islamists

Jamaica bans poultry products from US, Canada

20 Yemen soldiers killed in suspected al-Qaeda raid

Naira records gain against dollar

12,000 INEC ad-hoc staff take neutrality oath in Taraba

Sambo inaugurates N100bn Gurara irrigation project

Japan gives UNICEF N750m for displaced Boko Haram victims

Gunmen kidnap Zamfara emir from palace

Liberia reports first Ebola infection in a month

Putin calls for currency union with ex-Soviet allies

Many dead in Syria twin blasts

Experts warn against Jonathan’s Boko Haram ‘victory’ claims

Friday, March 20, 2015

Not good enough?

Japanese company creates talking girlfriend pillow for lonely men

The cat with male and female sex organs

Woman puts house on sale, offers to marry buyer

The 25-year-old with no memory

Blind man and friend with no arms plant 10,000 trees in 10 years

Jega faults IGP, says no law bars waiting after voting

Schweinsteiger returns

We don’t need Pogba – Mourinho

Don’t write off City – Kompany

Classico: Messi wary of wounded Real

We’ll expose govs offering us gifts –RECs

Lagos Open: Nosiru praises young players

PTCAN moves to help tennis coaches

Federation chief pleads for Wushu athletes

AYC: Senegal coach warns Flying Eagles

ODSFA boss hails Sunshine Stars

NFF, Allardyce deny Eagles link

Electing Buhari as president, disaster for Africa –Ex US envoy

Jonathan accepts blame for violence in Nigeria

New video reveals OPC leader, Fasehun’s role in poll shift

FIFA to pay clubs compensation

Europa League: Sevilla face Zenit

Cricket World Cup: Australia send Pakistan packing

Embarrassment in Tunis

I don’t have any pressure over Masters – Watson

Nigeria can become beach soccer giants – Abu Azeez

Woman, 25, crushed to death by LAWMA refuse truck

Konyeke wins Delta clergymen tennis

Rufai, Akanni, Ekpo praise Akpabio

Oshonaike advises women players

Ajimobi, Danagogo for Splash Integrity Marathon

Ideye’s return good for Eagles – Etim

Abacha loot: Group condemns FG, Switzerland secret pact

Champions League: Real draw Atletico

Guard leads others to rob boss of N100,000, phones

Traffickers caught smuggling nursing mother, children into Nigeria

NDLEA destroyed 53.7m kilos of cannabis in 2014

Framed photograph of S’west gov found in Ogun ‘kidnappers den’

OPC’s support for Jonathan not about pipeline contract –Adams

Polls: Manufacturers lament poor sales as transporters shun North

Court stops anti-card reader suit

Police parade herbalist for defiling 12-year-old boy

Family of late hotel worker cries for justice

Elections: APC, PDP compete to re-roof houses of Lagos windstorm victims

Ibinabo should cover her face in shame –Emeka Ike

Bond yields to rise on election worries

Nigeria moves to save N431bn from wheat imports

Shell completes sale of OML 18

Soldiers discover 100 corpses in Borno mass grave

S&P lowers Nigeria’s ratings on oil slump, elections

Some Yoruba leaders including Chief Ayo Adebanjo, have commended Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, for organising post-confab summits. The commendation was contained in an eleven- point communiqué, read by Adebanjo, Chairman of the 4th Post- Natio

Japan grants UNICEF N750m for Boko Haram victims

Fayose begs striking EKSU’s lecturers to resume

Akala wants to re-introduce violence in Oyo –APC

Rivers: Gunmen kill two PDP members, injure APC leader

Navy warns personnel against canvassing for votes

Bayelsa ex-militant leader’s residence bombed

Bayelsa to pardon inmates

We’re not aware of NLC factional group –Minister

APC plans to announce fake election result –PDP

PDP, APC clash over abandoned governance claim

Indian parents climb exam buildings to cheat for students

Six Synagogue building collapse victims unidentified – Lagos govt

35,000 voters registered twice in Plateau – REC

Nigerian student sentenced to death in Malaysia

70 million Nigerians lack access to safe water –UNICEF

Ondo, Ekiti, Osun prone to electoral violence –NEMA

NDLEA arrests 63 in Nasarawa

Mr. President please leave entertainers alone

Police arrest A’Ibom LG boss over APC chief murder

Why I’m absent at Buhari’s campaigns –Atiku

Poll: Jonathan must respect Nigerians’ wishes –Buhari

Voice of a minister, face of Jonathan

I went into reggae because of girls –Patoranking

Election: Soldiers teach Kebbi corps members how to use guns

Jonathan says he’s not desperate to serve

One week to election, corps members live under fear of insecurity

The singers’ dream team (II)

Rivers rough ride towards credible election

Seyi Law still in mourning

Get a loan when you just don’t have enough

Handy information from sex researchers

Nigerians divided over slash in electricity tariff

I’m not fat, I just have big bum –Halima Abubakar

Museum attack plotters trained in Libya – Tunisia

Libya crisis could destabilise entire region -UN

Liberia records new case of Ebola

Clear health, certificate issues, PDP tells Buhari

Herbalist, 72, arrested for defiling boy, 12

142 killed in Yemen mosques blasts

Labour ministry not aware of factional NLC – Minister

APC plans to announce fake presidential election result – PDP

Pathologists to identify six victims of Synagogue collapse – Obafunwa

Uganda names squad against Super Eagles

Tunisia terror attack raises security fears in Algeria

Poly graduate, others arrested over alleged car theft

Nigeria to maintain 76,000 Hajj quota – Saudi

Court halts anti-card reader suit

70 million Nigerians lack access to safe water – UNICEF

Fayose begs striking EKSU’s lecturers to resume

Ondo, Ekiti, Osun prone to electoral violence -NEMA

Jonathan must respect the wishes of Nigerians – Buhari

I’m not desperate to serve, says Jonathan

Rice branded with Jonathan’s picture floods Benue

Jonathan congratulates Israeli prime minister

Police arrest notorious Abia child trafficker

May 29 handover date must be sacrosanct – Methodist Church

Fear of election violence responsible for fuel shortage – DSS

UN supports violence victims with N5.6bn

Court jails man, 67, two sisters for child prostitution

EU offers food aid to refugees in Djibouti

Libyan peace dialogue restarts amid deadly clashes

Fifth man arrested over Copenhagen shootings

Obama congratulates Netanyahu on election win

US drone ‘kills Pakistani Taliban commander’

Thursday, March 19, 2015

UN report details alleged ISIL atrocities in Iraq

Air attack on Tripoli airport delays peace delegation

Nine arrested over Tunisia museum attack

A controversy in the wind

Escaping Boko Haram terrorists slaughter wives

Old, new stars rock music scene with collabos

250,000 copies of leaked audio file distributed –APC

B’Haram leader escapes military raid in Kaduna

APC to hire foreign writers to discredit Jonathan –Fani-Kayode

Alleged death threat: Mbaka accuses police of negligence

Artists celebrate motherhood with pictures, poetry

At KWASU, experts explore new ways of playwriting

I will ensure safety of women, girls ─ Buhari

Gunmen abduct petroleum minister’s 20-year-old cousin

Family of late hotel worker petitions CP, AIG

Police arrest Abia director for death of 10-year-old maid

Cemetery attendant wants Funsho Williams murder case retried

Lagbus driver, soldier clash in Lagos

Electricity consumers threaten EKEDC over crazy bills

Court remands man for raping lady to death

NLC faction elects Ajaero as president

Jonathan’s ploy to divide APC won’t work –Fayemi

Party promises without action plan

I’ll restore Nigeria’s fading glory –Buhari

Don’t be afraid of jail, Buhari’s wife tells Patience Jonathan

Nigerian scientists discover two viruses

Ondo lawmakers increase state budget by N1bn

Court strikes out suit challenging Obanikoro’s eligibility

No waiting at polling booths after voting – IG

UN envoy presses for Safe Schools worldwide

Traders worry over rising prices of meat, others

Power grabbers want to truncate Nigeria’s democracy –Soyinka

US teacher to promote learning in Uganda

FG to attract young entrepreneurs into oil sector

Eagles to play Cranes

Nigeria, UK collaborate on weather forecasting

Ogun and politics of PVCs

Stakeholders seek ways to boost non-oil exports

NLC urges women to be active in politics

CBN sells N167bn Treasury Bills as yields fall

Vitafoam cuts imports, sources raw materials locally

Smoking is wrong

Implementing confab report

Navy plans more schools in South West

Breastfeeding leads to higher IQ – Study

All elections should hold same day –Onu

Only INEC can monitor election– Jega

Champions League: Kano Pillars arrive Morocco

Long detention without trial responsible for jailbreaks – NPS

Yemen president evacuated as airstrikes target palace

NLC sets up panel over workers salary arrears

IG warns against declaration of parallel polls results

Fulani herdsmen kill Enugu community leader on farm

National Conference didn’t address fundamental issues – Yoruba elders

Soldiers raid Boko Haram’s Kaduna hideout, suspect flees

Police arraign ex-Punch employee for N4.9m theft

Boko Haram won’t take over Nigerian land – Jonathan

Another party seeks withdrawal from anti-card reader suit

N7bn bribe: DSS after my life, says Borno pastor

Missing $20bn: NNPC faults Sanusi’s latest claims

Leaked audio file: We’ve distributed 250,000 copies, says APC

Boko Haram recaptures Gamboru, kills 20 in raid

FG institutes panel to probe Benue carnage – Mark

Confusion in Ekiti over arrest of APC members

Unemployment causing girl child trafficking, brain drain – Buhari’s wife

Jonathan won’t force people to actualise his aim -Arogbofa

Anti-card readers want to frustrate elections – BSO

Police minister okays card readers for 2015 polls

Court to hear ‎Cecilia Ibru’s suit April 22

APC govs converge on Owerri Monday

Jonathan plans to rebuild North-East – Muazu

DSS parades suspected abductors of ex-Edo LG boss

Gunmen abduct Petroleum Minister’s 20-year-old cousin

Nyako gets leave to sue FHC’s Chief Judge, Auta

Mbaka cries for protection over threat to life

Jonathan’s ploy to divide APC won’t work -Fayemi

APC protests alleged police bias in Rivers

Ondo house jerks up 2015 budget by N1bn

Hijack: Navy disowns suspect

APC alleges fresh plot to frame its leaders

Man arraigned for raping girlfriend to death

We support INEC to use card reader -US

Yahoo shutting office, cutting jobs in China

Tunisia in ‘war against terrorism’ after museum attack

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Facebook to offer free payment service

SEC wants Pearl Awards to promote corporate governance

NSE index sheds 0.4% as 27 stocks fall

Crusading for safe water

Stop insulting us

Permanent force for N’East

Towards national development

Filling stations make N184m profit daily on petrol

Rig count in Nigeria, Iraq falls among peers

Experts examine impact of oil price drop

Midwestern Oil to acquire Mart’s interest in Umusadege

SON, NESP promote renewable energy

Nipco pays N703m dividend to shareholders

IPMAN pledges steady petrol supply during elections

Herpes drug might help control HIV, too

Diabetes groups call for scrutiny of insulin pumps

Sam Allardyce linked to Eagles job

Going abroad for treatment dents Nigeria’s image –Fashola

Emir appeals to wealthy Nigerians to impact on society

Obas can’t guarantee votes for Jonathan –SWPA

Silverbird Cinemas worker was parents’ only child – Guardian

College provost abducted in Benue

Cultists kill student in UNILAG Amphitheatre

‘My son did not die in car accident’

Customs bury frozen turkeys in Kwara

Afenifere’s endorsement of Jonathan wrong –Akinrinade

Of INEC, lax security and poor logistics

Lawyer sues police over strike threat during election

Amaechi asked me to release criminals –CP

IG restores Tambuwal’s police escorts

Pope lambasts Boko Haram, commends Catholics

‘Jonathan needs to fight corruption, insecurity more’

Pope’s letter gets little social media attention

Compound prevents type 1 diabetes before it begins

Mental health approach crucial for combating NCDs

Merchant navy laments maritime law implementation

Missing $20bn issue not adequately addressed – Sanusi

Perjury: UI confirms Ayade’s date of birth

Shofoluwe, Nwokocha want action on Eagles coach

Corrupt govt worse than armed robbery – Buhari

FBN Capital, Life House to empower women entrepreneurs

Why you need to start your own business now

PDP not afraid of card readers – Sambo

From business to social business

Operators panic over low oil prices

FG slashes electricity tariff

Are brand new cars worth it?

NCC to auction broadband frequency May 5

Petrol scarcity resurfaces as marketers cut imports

Letter to Mr President

NiMet’s 2015 rainfall prediction (2)

Buhari’ll restore hope to Nigeria, says Utomi

Reduce salt intake, lower your hypertension risk

Buhari should seek Yoruba’s forgiveness, not votes –Fayose

Perpetrators of electoral violence will be punished – UN

Buhari will jail you, Patience Jonathan tells women

Buhari right on level of corruption – Emir Sanusi

Court strikes out anti-PVC suit

Dakar 2015: Flying Eagles whip Ghana 2-0, hit final

Nigeria won’t close airspace for elections – Moro

FG approves N472m tricycles, N48bn NDIC buildings

Our leaders have failed to help the North – Yero

EFCC re-arraigns Arisekola’s son over N2.6bn subsidy fraud

800 policemen, others guard Patience Jonathan’s rally in Kaduna 

Ekiti Police kill two robbers, warn landlords

International conspiracy, military killing federalism in Nigeria – Clark

Court orders substitution of PDP gov candidate in Borno

APC women protest attack on Buhari’s wife’s convoy

Northern clerics, monarchs must protect Christians – CAN

Niger Assembly passes bill to curb rape cases

Nigeria partners UK on weather forecast services

LP boycotts C’River debate after candidate’s kidnap

Buhari should seek forgiveness not votes from Yorubas – Fayose

Bayelsa to check diversion of govt loans

FEC approves Confab’s main report

NCC fixes May 5 for broadband frequency auction

Salary scale: Ede Poly lecturers begin strike

Jonathan should do more to fight corruption, insurgency – CCN

HRAN hails Senate on criminal justice bill

APC alleges planed leaders’ kidnap in Rivers LG

Be neutral during elections, NIS tells officials

Why we shunned Lagos anti-Jega rally – Ekiti OPC

Again, IG warns against violence during elections

Seven tourists killed in Tunisia museum attack

Kalu working his way into prison – Abia

Jonathan appoints new FIRS chairman

Court decides APC’s N25bn suit against NCC Tuesday

Arsenal better off in Europa League, admits Wenger

Jega’s summons, plot to compromise INEC – APC

IG restores Tambuwal’s police escort‎s

Microsoft announces end of Internet Explorer

Obanikoro, seven others get ministerial portfolios

B’Haram: Pope hails bravery of Nigerian priests, missionaries

Lufthansa pilots extend strike to Thursday

Tuberculosis still raging in Eastern Europe

Netanyahu wins Israel election, opposition refuses to concede

Two Dutch peacekeepers killed in Mali helicopter crash

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

NSE index sheds 1.26% as profit-taking persists

Investors need professional help to manage risks – Expert

Jonathan to organise anti-Tinubu protests soon –APC

Politicians need spirit of sportsmanship

INEC, Gana differ on use of card readers for polls

Cancelling metroline, a major mistake –Jakande

Election must hold March 28 –NPAN

Lagos plans stiffer sanctions against striking doctors

Senate approves additional $200m loan for FG

Pre-election violence: 20 killed in Rivers, epidemic looms

Financial inclusion: FG appoints Bangladeshi firm as adviser

How Jonathan met Atiku in Yola

‘The media should set agenda for nation building’

Ashafa urges safety among traders to prevent disaster

2,123 policemen protected Jonathan while robbers raided bank – Fashola

FEC to consider Confab report today

I can’t protect you, A’ Ibom CP tells PUNCHman

LASU postpones convocation, workers demand acting VC

My husband is the messiah, Patience Jonathan says

Court nullifies indictment of ex-Abuja CJ by NJC

Elections may not hold in liberated towns, villages

‘Africa building appetite for Islamic finance’

Eagles call-up excites Ighalo

Social media tastes are changing, says report

Boko Haram’s grievances

FG begins N39.6bn MSME development programme

Amokachi drops Emenike, picks Ideye

I will not resign, says Jega

Security expert urges Aregbesola to pay workers’ salaries

Toyota plans biggest pay in 13 years

FG seals up 15 laboratories in Abuja

HIV/AIDS has declined in Nigeria –UNAIDS

D’Tigers beat Burkina Faso

Ireland-based company to boost digital banking in Nigeria

Cybercrime bill is an invasion of privacy

2015 AJC: Nigeria qualify for doubles quarterfinals

Mrs Jonathan’s campaign

Egypt, Croatia hold talks on economic development

Exit polls show Israel rivals in dead heat

Egypt charges police officer for activist’s death

Death toll rises in cyclone-hit Vanuatu

Flying Eagles must beat Ghana – Ekpo

Plateau cow thieves kill herdsmen, residents flee

Buhari meets media owners, pledges to uphold freedoms

We are already celebrating PDP’s victory – Patience Jonathan

Israeli Arabs vote en masse to end Netanyahu era

NLC election: Omar, a failed union leader, says Aremu

Maiduguri houses two million displaced persons – Shehu

Syrian army denies fighting rebels with poisonous gas

Oil slump, wake-up call for revenue diversification – Aganga

I trust Buhari but doubt his environment – Bakare

I can’t protect you, Akwa Ibom CP tells PUNCHman

Monetised cars: Ekiti issues ultimatum to Fayemi’s appointees

Ogun police rescue kidnapped victim, arrest suspect

Restoration of govt structures must precede elections – Minimah

Senate passes criminal justice bill

Jonathan can’t apologise over Nigeria, Morocco row – Minister

Money laundering: Fani-Kayode’s surety applies to withdraw

Abia suspends monarchs for alleged anti-govt postures

Police arrest Delta SUV robber in Oyo

FG slashes electricity tariff by 50%

APC senators move against Abaribe over Obanikoro

Patience Jonathan’s speech empty – Ekiti APC

Moro condemns Benue killings, calls for investigation

Buhari promises to respect press freedom

APC accuses Jonathan of unleashing thugs on Lagosians

Senate approves additional $200m loan for Jonathan

Confusion as explosion rocks Enugu

We’ll remain in Ekiti to vote – Ndigbo

Pipeline contracts not your birthright, militants tell Boyloaf

APC to join UPN’s case against INEC

Ajimobi will break second term jinx – APC candidate

Lagos appeals judgment on monthly sanitation

Conflict between FG, states hindering health insurance – NHIS

Jonathan visits Atiku in Yola – Sahara Reporters

19 dead in Syria gas attack

Critics of military, reckless -Jonathan

Polls: Jonathan, Jega, security chiefs in crucial meeting

Ex-Speaker N‎a’Abba visits APC office, set to defect

Syria waiting for US on negotiations -Assad

AAG qualifier: D’Tigers beat Burkina Faso 87-64

Myanmar court jails three for insulting Buddhism

Lufthansa pilots threaten strike

Prince Harry to quit British army

Encourage entertainment sector

Where is my PVC?

Our leaders and religion

Abuja green areas

Buhari’s probe pledge

Watch uncomplimentary remarks

Military exploits

Monday, March 16, 2015

Tribunal indicts army for 2014 Lagos mayhem

Victim of PDP attack on danger list – APC

NUJ seeks insurance, training for journalists

Ogun police promise adequate security during elections

B’Haram can’t humiliate Nigerian Army again –COAS

Nigerians worse than four years ago –APC

Imoke tricked me out of office –Ex-commissioner

Benue massacre: Buhari says bloodshed not a solution

Mimiko gets peace award

LP backs Wabba as NLC president

I would have been richer in PDP –Tambuwal

Court bars AIT from airing anti-Tinubu documentary

Polls: ICC insists on prosecuting promoters of violence

Politicians and desperation for power

Boko Haram has legitimate grievances, Obasanjo says

Court stops movement restriction during Lagos monthly sanitation

Jonathan, security chiefs to discuss anti-terror war, polls

Uduaghan wants more to get PVCs

LASU workers protest, attack VC

Jonathan, wife planning to kill me –Father Mbaka

ICC to probe Patience Jonathan

Thugs attack Buhari’s wife’s convoy in Ilorin

Armed pro-Jonathan groups protest against Jega in Lagos

Resigning’ll amount to disservice to Nigerians –Jega

Panic as residents find dead man by roadside

Children search for scraps after fire razed sawmill

Police arrest ex-banker, undergraduates for kidnapping, robbery

Youths protest killing of 22-year-old Protea Hotel worker

Three arrested as JTF raids home of notorious robber

I’m not ready to feed Jonathan in prison – Patience

President hired Israeli to frustrate card readers – APC

Parallel bodies: Ohanaeze Ndigbo dissolves youth wing

Uduaghan urges support for Jonathan, PDP candidates

Daughter of jailed Malaysian opposition leader arrested

Gains from investing in bonds

Micro Station opens new retail outlet in Lagos

Murray picks Mayweather

Serving fatherland with tears

Oil falls below new budget benchmark

Champions League: Arsenal target Monaco comeback

NUC grants accreditation to EKSU medical college

FUTA strengthens postgraduate programme, admits 1,635

‘Dollars can’t buy Yoruba votes’

More enterprises adopting digital business model –Accenture

VC lauds Commonwealth for supporting education

Tunisia 2015 AJC: Nigeria beat Algeria, Tunisia

‘Education colleges to award degrees soon’

Let’s reclaim our country from politicians

Ex-Ivory Coast first lady, Gbagbo, appeals jail term

Ex-U17 coach Willy Bazuaye dies at 79

Norway’s Catholic Church denies fraud

Coaches, refs for Futsal seminar

Kwara hoodlums attack Buhari’s wife convoy, two arrested

Egypt Brotherhood chief, 13 others sentenced to death

Boko Haram: Nigeria, Chad, Niger set up operation office

APC plots to plunge Nigeria into crisis – PDP

Senate panel faults AMCON’s sale of Ibru’s N570bn assets

Kenya hails Chinese aid to curb poaching

Amaechi alleges plot to assassinate Peterside

10,000 get Babalakin’s free eye treatment in Zaria

Jonathan, security chiefs to discuss insurgency war, polls

Govs, predecessors’ conflict politically unhealthy – Buhari’s wife

Ukraine pilot detained in Russia resumes hunger strike

ICC restates decision to prosecute violence promoters

Troops recapture Bama

Ministerial screening: We complied with Legislative procedures, says Mark

Buhari condemns Benue killings, intolerance

Sunderland sack manager after crisis talks

PDP won’t miss Na’abba in Kano – Group

Kaduna to evacuate Almajiris over violence threat

EKSU medical college gets full NUC accreditation

I would have been richer in PDP -Tambuwal

Oba of Benin indisposed -Traditional Council

US, Iran’s top diplomats hold nuclear talks

Army will no longer be humiliated by terrorists – Minimah

Court stops AIT from airing anti-Tinubu documentary

Troops flush out insurgents from last Yobe stronghold

Nobody has asked me to resign – Jega

Mother abducts Dutch children to ISIL-held Syrian city

China becomes world’s third-largest arms exporter

Jonathan campaigners lead anti-Jega protest in Lagos

APC alleges planned card readers sabotage on election day

Court nullifies movement restriction during Lagos monthly sanitation

Priests lead rally against Indian nun’s gang-rape

Pope condemns Pakistan church attacks

6.2 magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea

Peace deal not working -Ukraine leader

11 killed in Algeria road accident

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Boko Haram kill one in Chad village

Two policemen caught fighting on video face dismissal

Poll: Army chiefs meet on security today

APC kills our leaders, Rivers PDP alleges

My reign may be brief, Pope says

Return my suit to Yola, Nyako writes Bauchi judge

‘Politicians killed public education’

Aregbesola, Fadahunsi disagree over violence in Osun

Rigging 2015 elections may break Nigeria – ARG

NIS tragedy report not Senate priority, says Enang

‘Amosun has neglected rural areas’

Jonathan, wife, mother mark Mother’s Sunday

AIG orders withdrawal of special police squad from politicians

AGF has cleared Saraki of fraud allegations –Group

Army claims victory over B’Haram in N’East

Unite for Jonathan, Oke tells PDP members

Sermons that can’t stop electoral violence

Don’t dismiss B’Haram/ISIS alliance, BBOG tells FG

Microsoft, Reliance Infosystems ease IT spending

We didn’t endorse President –LP

Ohanaeze sensitises Ndigbo to PVC

Court strikes out Kawonise’s case against LP, INEC

Leaders must allow Nigeria to work, says bishop

NIPOST, Konga open LASU collection centre

APC has evidence of Jonathan’s interim govt plan –Fayemi

I’ll protect the interest of civil servants –Ambode

‘Manufacturing, agriculture’ll revive Nigerian economy’

Egyptians dominate at ITTF World Tour Lagos Open

Skye Bank takes financial literacy to Osun

Awujale, a torch-bearer

Sovereign Trust pledges to promote insurance

Insurance sector must train more actuaries — Expert

Fire guts INEC’s electoral institute

We rejected Jonathan’s dollars, says Arewa community

Lafarge Africa suffers 43% drop in profit

Expose PVC fraudsters, APC, Alao-Akala tell INEC

Banks cut dollar loans to companies

NCF builds capacity on biodiversity, bird monitoring

Nigerian, Chinese investors to develop houses in three states

Etisalat promises better service quality

Before our children join ISIS

CCIABN, experts seek more secure transactions

ETPs worth N6.5m traded last week

Security agencies set up violence-free portal

Police arrest Alfa for raping teenager, assaulting mother

Boko Haram: We have lost a generation, says Shettima

41 die in Brazil bus accident

Sierra Leone denies VP’s life is in danger

Pope says he will consider resigning

Anyim, ministers present ‘other side of Jonathan’

Turkey detains UK teens trying to enter Syria

Man U thrash Spurs 3-0

Troops pound, recapture more Borno, Yobe towns

Senate summons CBN, AMCON over Ibru’s N150bn assets

Borno to deploy more scanners in IDPs camps

FG inaugurates 102 housing units in Suleja

Rivers APC alleges plot to arrest leaders

Don’t dismiss B’Haram/ISIS alliance, BBOG cautions FG

Retired soldiers plan mass protest over pension arrears

Fire incident won’t affect elections -INEC

Two PDP chiefs killed in Rivers

Suspected Fulani gunmen kill 95 in Benue

Fayose planning to rig with fake policemen -APC

I’v changed my views about Jonathan – Fani-Kayode

Naked women protest in Ekiti

Pipeline contract: Ex-militants threatening my life, says IYC President

India prays for elderly nun gang-raped at convent

Residents decry Abia towns’ invasion by A’Ibom neighbours

Interim Govt: APC has evidence against Jonathan, says Fayemi

Jonathan govt funding militias to disrupt polls – APC

14 worshippers killed in Pakistan church bombings

PVC: Dickson asks monarchs to engage town criers

Jonathan, wife, mother mark Mother’s Day

Let’s unite for Jonathan, Ondo PDP chief urges

AIG orders withdrawal of special squad from politicians

2015 elections rigging may break Nigeria –ARG

Aregbesola, Fadahunsi trade blame over Osun community violence

A’Ibom Ex-militants, youths protest non-inclusion in pipeline contract

Nyako requests suit’s return to Yola

Fire at Abuja INEC office

Ten Americans evacuated from S’Leone over Ebola fears

15 killed in Libya violent clashes

Tanzanian police clash with bandits, seize arms

42 die in southern Brazil bus crash

Egypt sacks 41 judges for ‘supporting’ Brotherhood

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Iraqi Kurds allege chlorine gas attack by ISIL

Jonathan rains dollars on South-West Obas

Jonathan rains dollars on South-West Obas •Some monarchs get $250,000 each for President’s re-election

Lagos robbery: Slain fish seller wanted to study law, says aunt

Video of two fighting policemen goes viral

Akwa Ibom: State where commissioners, others, kneel for Akpabio’s wife

Men arrested for tearing Patience Jonathan’s posters

Polls: Northern Emirs back Jega

Presidential election tears NLC apart

Why we dumped Jonathan for Buhari —Itsekiri leader

Morocco: Directors, others for probe over telephone row

900 people kidnapped in Nigeria last year –UK

FG slashes budgets of power, aviation, agric ministries

FG to arrest Syria-trained B’Haram members at airports

Police arrest men with 500 PVCs in Oyo

Oyinlola returns to school

Conversations with God

Obanikoro’s appointment in order —Ozekhome

Suspected stowaway found dead in US-bound Arik plane

Jungle justice and right to fair hearing

Naira devaluation raises bank’s non-performing loans

25 B’Haram members die in Cameroon custody

Angela Adebayo returns

No US visa for violent Nigerian politicians —Ambassador Entwistle

Afenifere’s support for Jonathan in Yorubas’ interest —Okurounmu

Kidnappers terrorise Lekki: Residents lament rise in abduction

Ideye’s strike sinks Stoke City

Flying Eagles: Can they become the Dream Team?

Preventing youth hearing loss

Skin care for every age

My kidnappers were undergraduates —Victim

My marriage is not a prison — Tricia Eseigbe- Kerry


Yorubas never asked Afenifere to endorse Jonathan–Falana

Presidential poll: South-West as Jonathan’s new bride

Jonathan taking advantage of NIS recruitment deaths —APC

Crisis rocks NLC over Wabba’s victory

Sambo, northern govs shun ACF lecture

Flying Eagles draw 2-2 with Cote D’Ivoire

Suspected stowaway dies in Arik Air plane

Burnley dent Man City’s title hopes, win 1-0

US soldier injured by gunfire in Iraq

EPL: Aston Villa stun Sunderland, win 4-0

India Elderly nun gang-raped in school robbery

US warns Western oil workers in Saudi of attacks

Facebook buys shopping search engine TheFind

My husband must complete his two terms – Mrs. Jonathan

Oyinlola enrolls for Theology at Open University 

Sierra Leone VP seeks asylum at US embassy

Jonathan taking advantage of Immigration jobs tragedy -APC

Angola storm death toll rises to 69

Monarchs, stakeholders decry invasion of Abia communities

Auchi poly matriculates 12,000

Many dead in Myanmar ferry accident

Turkey detains 16 Indonesians ‘attempting to join ISIL’

NFF plans big for Enyeama’s 100th cap

Policeman, four others die in Abuja road crash

26 Iraqi soldiers killed in clashes with IS

Chidoka leads pro-Jonathan jogging in Anambra

Wabba emerges NLC president

S’Africa denies military deployment in Nigeria

My first…with D Don

Travel tips to Kiribati

Friday, March 13, 2015

Non-payment of workers’ salary can trigger insecurity –Experts

PDP’ll give women 45% affirmative –First Lady

Insurgency: Oyo youths hail troops’ gallantry

Amaechi’s successor must come from riverine areas –Elders

Nigeria losing billions to medical tourism –CMD

I’ve buried many commissioners –Suswam

Nigeria, others demand UN trust fund to fight B/Haram

NLC election holds amid tension

Monk meditates in pot of boiling oil

Friends lock 10-year-old in cage before setting him alight in Yemen

Woman stabs self in the skull thinking it would relief headache

Four Edo LGs yet to get PVCs –INEC

Life inside Boko Haram victims’ camp in Lagos

F’Eagles not on Ivorian revenge mission – Manu

Having better penis performances (II)

NFF wrong on Ibe, Akpom – Kpakor

Shooting Stars ready for Heartland battle

GCI honours Are at 77th sports festival

Footballers are human too

Robbery: Fashola’s claim on Jonathan irresponsible –Presidency

How long are we going to be slaves to DSTV?

Mayweather requires more punches to beat Pacquiao – Tyson

FCTA warns against car racing

Enyeama eager for century, hails NFF

Golf’ll prosper without Woods – PGA chief

Nigerian boxers need modern coaching methods – Jegbefumere

Foreign ministry officials meet over Nigeria-Morocco row

NIS tragedy: Bereaved families get N75m, job slots

Four die as soldiers discover bomb factory in Yobe

Nine injured as police, ex-militants clash in Bayelsa

Ex-military officer warns against ‘evil’ politicians

International rogues behind oil theft –Clark

GLGP to Buhari: Don’t plunge Nigeria into violence

Firm to help graduates, artisans, others get jobs

Clark carpets EFCC as commission denies probing Tinubu, Atiku

Ekiti APC lawmakers condemn planned attack on Tinubu

Pay: Ex-officials sue Kwara LGs, Plateau APC flays govt

Momoh to deliver UMCAA Lecture

The singers’ dream team (I)

Stab victim dies screaming for help on way to hospital

Ibeto lied, Governor Aliyu wouldn’t have handed over to him–Usman, Niger State Speaker

NDLEA uncovers N365m cannabis in Ondo warehouse

Modern love

Girls, beware of men (II)

What will you do if your best friend’s spouse dates your boss?

Disband Rivers special police unit, Wike tells IGP

…more protests in Cross River, Ondo

I don’t care what people say about my dressing –Susan Peters

Sharing bed with your spouse good for the heart –Study

Ogoni group backs Abe for re-election

Police, Indians and landlord punish me because I’m poor –Amos, woman whose wards have been ‘missing’ for a year

Card reader: The controversy continues

Even at 40, I wasn’t under pressure to get married –Bimbo Manuel

‘Brymo still not with Chocolate City despite tweet’

I’m indifferent not winning AMVCA –Lancelot Imasuen

I must wear perfume before leaving home –Uche Nnaji

Essential wedding dress tips for budget brides

Defence ministry’s workers threaten strike over pay

My kidnappers showed me where they’d bury me–Adikoko, Bayelsa monarch

EFCC arraigns two, firm for five-year-old fraud

Iraqi Sunnis join Shiite militia to battle IS

Italy moves to block ‘anti-mosque’ laws

Turkish coastguard opens fire on refugee ship

South Africa claims first successful penis transplant

Immigration job: Jonathan gives N75m to 15 bereaved families

Four soldiers die as troops uncover Yobe bomb factory

I didn’t offer Tinubu VP slot -Jonathan

Robbery: Fashola’s allegation against Jonathan irresponsible, says  Presidency

81% voters now with PVCs, says INEC

EFCC has lost focus -Clark

I didn’t speak with Moroccan king -Jonathan

EFCC not after Jonathan’s political opponents – Spokesman

Four Edo LGAs yet to get PVCs -INEC

Spy detained for helping British girls join IS

I’ve buried many commissioners – Suswam

Supreme Court dismisses suit against Kogi gov

Residents return to ruins in Ukraine town

APC asks Jonathan to apologise for phone call controversy

Osun workers unpaid salaries dangerous -Expert

Pro-Jonathan groups in Ondo protest against card readers

MASSOB protests, seeks Jega’s removal

Eagles, Bolivia friendly will hold, NFF insists

US air strike in Somalia kills Al-Shabaab chief

Tanzania arrests witchdoctors over attacks on albinos

Ebola-related deaths pass 10,000 mark

Fire razes Mile 12 market, kills two

Yemen on the brink of civil war -UN

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Water scarcity in Benin

Let’s eschew bitterness

Burden of policemen

Lagos windstorm tragedy

Thank you, PUNCH

No gains for Almajiri schools’ graduates – Fashola

Polls shift, a blessing, says APC support group

LASG hands over electrification project to riverine community

Teaching pupils the art of saving money

Candidates cry out as JAMB releases partial results

Bishop Okonkwo’s 2015 essay competition begins

Firm advises parents to buy genuine books

Be good neigbours, Babcock VC tells schools, communities

Lagos traders reject former leader

Two cops killed in Benue

Traders clash over union leadership

Five ways to stay original on social media

Expert slams negative impacts of social media contents

Upwardly mobile African professionals

ISIS war: Facebook, Google, YouTube to meet

PDP govs afraid of defeat –Okorocha

Court summons YDP officials over misrepresentation of judgment

T.B. Joshua asks A’court to void coroner’s summons

Card readers will not fail – REC

Igbo to march for Buhari, Ambode in Lagos

Labour Party suspends gov aspirant in Kwara

I’ll scrap ex-governors’ pension, says Akele

Group faults Fani-Kayode over comments

Mbeki and Nigeria’s quest for leadership

Jega accuses parties of heating up polity

We are not afraid of card reader – Sambo

Who is afraid of elections?

‘Jonathan’s regime most corrupt’

Obas don’t campaign for politicians, Awujale tells Jonathan

Party withdraws from anti-card reader suit

PDP, APC clash over Nigeria-Morocco row

Mutiny: A’Court halts execution of two convicted soldiers

ISIS trains Boko Haram fighters, says Jonathan

I rejected Jonathan’s VP offer – Tinubu

Reps to pass budget after presidential poll

FG hires European mercenaries to fight B’Haram

Robbers attack bank, kill three policemen, fish seller

Man attacks PHEDC technicians for disconnecting his electricity

Workers of Finecoat Paints recount fire experiences

Conductor burns to death in Lagos auto crash

Ondo to investigate multiple taxation claims

Nigerian Idol train springs surprises in Ibadan, Port Harcourt

Lauryn Hill expected in Nigeria for MayDay Live

Manufacturer raises the alarm over adulterated tomato paste

‘Team spirit missing in Nigeria’s leadership’

Consumers’ appetite for foreign brands threatens local industries

Don’t be a victim of dog bites

Nigeria can’t afford another AFCON miss, Chukwu warns

Honeywell pledges to develop young entrepreneurs

Lagos ITTF World Tour: Fagbamila dumps Omotayo

100 auto parts manufacturers for Lagos motor show

DFID promises to train 66,816 teachers

Aregbesola urges Osun people to resist PDP’s bribe

Your product, market and competition

INEC: Getting it right for elections

Okagbare slams Jonathan’s campaign group over image use

Investment inflow into Nigeria drops to $20.75bn – NBS

D’Tigers lose Okeke to injury

SEC to get new DG by April –Jonathan

Food security: Stakeholders canvass better soil management

I dumped Danfo Drivers to avoid trouble – Dr. Alban

Robben, Ribery injured

Egbayelo Youth Cup lights up Apapa

NBB of C appoints Izamoje as patron

President should no longer grant oil licences – Reps

Man, power and the sit-tight syndrome!

Ibra slams Chelsea ‘babies’

Cote d’Ivoire to buy gas from Nigeria

Ask the right questions about medications

Firm to mentor pupils on Children’s Day

Global bodies review stress testing by CCPs

What will be Nigeria’s fate in 2015?

Powerful cabal behind piracy – Gabosky

We’ll bridge rice demand – supply gap– Olam

Investment decisions key to wealth management – Elege

How to retain your customers

ISIS accepts Boko Haram’s allegiance

Turkey detains spy helping British girls join IS

IMF grants Ukraine $17.5bn loan to save economy

Five dead in Russian shopping centre inferno

Troops flush out Boko Haram from Adamawa – DHQ

Heavy security as 3,119 delegates elect new NLC leader

Lagos set to power 172 schools with solar

Opposition leader’s daughter accuses Putin of murder

I rejected Jonathan’s offer of interim VP – Tinubu

Power supply down by 800MW as vandals blow pipeline

Gunmen kill two policemen, others in Benue

Guide to investing

Protesters bar Delta UTME candidates from exam hall

Appeal court halts execution of two convicted soldiers

DPR seals seven more fuel stations in Benue

We are not afraid of card readers – Sambo

Jonathan’s administration, most reckless, corrupt -APC campaign

Northern monarchs warn against unguarded utterances 

Reps to strip president of power over oil licences

CJN allays fear over multiple pre-election suits

Ekiti to sue banks over loans granted Fayemi’s administration

Ekiti Police warn farmers, herdsmen over reprisal attacks

Respond to UPN case, Court orders INEC

Anti-card reader suit suffers setback

I’ll kill corruption in Nigeria – Buhari

Reps to pass budget after presidential poll

PDP tackles Aregbesola for alleging plan to influence judges  

PDP not marketing Jonathan enough – President’s campaigners

Don’t take bribe from PDP -Aregbesola

Policemen, robbers in gun duel on Lekki-Ikoyi bridge

Political parties heating up the polity -Jega

Police kill notorious Ekiti robbery suspect, Orimeji

CBN takes financial literacy campaign to schools

Enugu neuro-psychiatric hospital workers threaten strike

Elections ‘ll be transparent, fair – Mark, Ndoma-Egba

Court summons YDP over misrepresentation of judgment

T.B. Joshua asks A’court to void coroner’s invitation

Panel clears Senator of N3bn bribery allegation

NEMA identifies 20 states as election flashpoints

UniCal graduates 7811 Saturday

Jonathan, Buhari arrive Lagos to woo voters

Weed out bad eggs, BoI urges surveyors

Bayelsa gets National Industrial Court

Benue monarch seeks help over Fulani militias invasion

NSCDC arrests man for attacking PHED staff

Niger Delta ministry rues N41bn ‘shortfall’ in allocation

APC asks Jonathan to clarify Nigeria-Morocco diplomatic, phone row

Reps receive PIB report

BOA grants collateral-free loans to youths

Journalists barred from Jonathan’s visit to Awujale

Tambuwal arrives N’Assembly with DSS details

Anambra inaugurates N16bn tomato, cassava plantation

70,000 IDPs taking refuge in Plateau -SEMA

NEMA donates relief materials to slain soldiers’ widows

Terrorism will not defeat the military -GOC

Three killed, several injured in Somalia Al-Shabaab attack

Car bomb hits police station in Libya

Two policemen shot during Ferguson protest

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

ECB asset purchase programme good for Nigeria –WSTC

CBN to help young Nigerians own assets

Vessels call at Nigerian ports drops by half

NISA denies partnering Greece, Turkey to build ships

Nigerian seaports moved 86.6MMT of cargoes in 2014

Market capitalisation falls by N163bn on profit-taking

APR declares N700m dividend after 33% profit growth

Stress, depression a ‘perfect storm’ of trouble for heart patients

Statins may help improve prostate cancer survival — Study

‘Brainpower peaks in different ways as people age’

US, Nigeria meet over Boko Haram-ISIS alliance

Thugs attack Clark’s wife’s campaign train in Ogun

Igbo women want female president in 2019

Three feared dead in PDP, LP clash

Six killed in fresh Plateau crisis

NLC poll: Unions protest alleged disenfranchisement of southern workers

Mobil sports: Akpabio hails youth development

Swedish bookmaker launches Naija4win

Ronaldo sets Euro record, snubs media

Killer squad after us, says APC

Elections: CSOs advocate use of card readers

APC can’t oppose Jega’s removal – Fayose

APC, PDP disagree over defected candidate

NHRC condemns Obanikoro’s confirmation

Court didn’t order YDP’s inclusion in polls, judgment reveals

Power fund: CBN gives banks conditions

Court orders AIT to stop documentary on Osinbajo

Patience Jonathan won’t appear before ICC – PDP

Battle for Bama rages

Danjuma visits President, says I don’t canvass votes

Abia to return 102 schools to missions

Five injured as fire guts Finecoat Paints

Only fair elections can prevent violence ─ Fashola

Group asks IG to publish DPO rape report

Politics of roadside manifestos, deceits

DSS restores Tambuwal’s security aides

Nigeria lied, our king didn’t talk to Jonathan –Morocco

APC senators walk out as Senate clears Obanikoro

Court remands physically-challenged for hemp importation

One dies as roof crashes on pupils, teacher

Gunmen kill NURTW chief in Lagos

Welders, communities protest, shut firm’s operations

Police rescue NACCIMA boss from kidnappers, arrest seven

A word for President Jonathan and his wife

The season of promises and trust deficit

‘Nigerians are highest spenders at Heathrow Airport shop’

Why your business needs a professional website

Twitter opens Hong Kong office to serve China

PDP governors discredit card readers, Jega

Some best Android apps you need

AYC: F’Eagles book New Zealand ticket

UTME revolution

Who’s afraid of Tinubu?

FG behind budget non-performance – Adeola

Reps should stay out of NFF/Keshi issue –Owolabi

Ref slumps, dies while jogging in Kwara

I’m in Tornadoes to add value –Biffo

World Bank begins Light Africa programme in Nigeria

DStv tarrif increase

Nigeria’s merchandise trade rises to N24.43tn – NBS

History and our leaders

Robbers steal jewels worth millions in France

Saudi Arabia recalls ambassador to Sweden

Police rescue Rivers kidnapped don, arrest two

Iraqi forces advance on ISIL strongholds

EFCC to arraign Kwara commissioner for N371m scam

Workers protest alleged lopsided delegates for NLC election

Society should know that real men do cry

PDP using religion to divide Nigeria – Buhari

Why we couldn’t deploy troops against B’Haram -US

Bauchi APC assembly candidate speaks with mother

Fani-Kayode, a manipulator of facts, says Shettima

Patience Jonathan won’t appear before ICC -PDP

Telephone controversy: Morocco recalls envoy from Nigeria

Flying Eagles whip Congo 4-1, hit FIFA U-20 W’Cup

Ekiti police arrest 37 robbery suspects, fleeing inmates

Osun denies crisis between Yoruba, Hausa

Buhari didn’t sign single term pack -Campaign office

No going back on Elechi’s impeachment -Speaker

Don’t be distracted, Jega tells RECs

Clark’s wife escapes death as thugs attack campaign train

CPC seeks EU’s support on consumer protection

CJN reaffirms sanction against erring judges

PDP govs afraid of defeat -Okorocha

ISIS: FG puts security forces, citizens on red alert

Ondo private schools embark on strike

We will conduct free, fair, cerdible polls – Jega

Card readers: Ondo APC backs INEC

University of London honours Afe Babalola

No compromise on corps members safety -DG

JTF arrests 28 suspects, destroys illegal refineries

US, Nigeria meet over Boko Haram-ISIL allegiance

Three die in C’River PDP, LP clash

Physically-challenged man remanded for importing marijuana

Suspected Boko Haram member escapes arrest in Yobe

Senate confirms Obanikoro as Minister

Hausa youths attack Yoruba in Osun, five injured

Fani-Kayode, a political liability to Jonathan – APC

NOA urges persons with disablity to collect PVC

Police rescue NACCIMA boss, arrest seven

Danjuma visits Jonathan, avoids endorsement

Famine hits Madagascar

Saudi King pledges development in first speech

Myanmar police crack down on student protesters

Pakistan to restart execution of death row prisoners

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Don’t let Jonathan deceive you again —Buhari

Card reader test successful – INEC

Boko Haram kills 42 in fresh Borno attacks

Osun workers protest non-payment of salaries

Hate broadcast: Reps demand details of sanctions by NBC

Delay, network failure mar UTME

CJN warns judges against scuttling 2015 polls

Gunmen kidnap APC assembly candidate

‘Eledumare Festival is to celebrate God’

Someone offered me N40,000 for Twisted script –Producer

Lagos doctors set for indefinite strike

Ake trailer attracts global buzz on YouTube

B’Haram allegiance to ISIS, a desperate move – Expert

You’re one year late, slain pupils’ parents tell FG

Fayose asks court to dismiss Ekiti lawmakers’ case

Campaigns of glamour without substance

Aspirant sues PDP chair over mandate transfer

‘Rivers people’ll end Amaechi’s reign’

‘Lagos youths’ll excel with right support’

Nwabueze advises PDP, APC to form coalition govt

Ogun workers commence three-day strike

Jonathan fires Agwai as SURE-P chairman

Ahmed raises the alarm over sale of PVCs

6.39 million workers register for Contributory Pension Scheme

INEC poorly prepared for elections –PDP govs

PDP plans violence in Ekiti – APC

Start your day with exercise

Pay me, Union Homes

INEC, YDP and 2015 elections

Man distils fake Alomo bitters, sells to Lagosians

GM returns Opel to major European markets

Modern man’s guide to YouTube

Poultry farming not all about meat

Don’t suffer in silence, fistula is repairable

New drugs boost healthy lifespan

Groups to hold post-confab summit in Lagos

After Dubai heroics, Babalola targets more honours

C’River: Gov candidate promises to review tax policies

Entrepreneurs advise govt on business development techniques

Airtel unveils short code for Ebola

Enough of election violence

Boeing to improve 777, considers mid-sized jet

Singapore to raise two-room flats for singles

Russia returns to Africa amid increasing isolation

Protesting youths clash with police in Ghana

Troops recapture Bama, meet little resistance

EU to host Iran nuclear talks in Brussels Monday

Death toll rises to 11 in Plateau attacks

Reps oppose Keshi’s return as Eagles coach

We’ve recovered 1,300 stolen PVCs -Rivers REC

IS jihadists in Iraq blow up key Tikrit bridge

Gunmen abduct Bauchi APC’s assembly candidate

Additional 170,000 PVCs arrive in Ogun

Kaduna APC accuses Yero of inciting violence

Electoral offences: NHRC restates call for Osunbor’s trial

Boko Haram kills eight in Borno highway ambush

Why we discourage states from borrowing -FG

PDP govs discredit card readers, Jega

Adelaja-Okuwa replaces Fasehun as UPN national chairman

Polls: Jonathan meets NASS candidates

Don’t let Jonathan deceive you again – Buhari

Reps reject rural development budget

You’re late, slain Yobe FGC students’ parents tell FG

We achieved aims of Card Reader’s testing – INEC

APC flays Fayose for tagging Buhari liar

Atiku vows to remain in APC

Abia, Otti trade blame over violence

NLC seeks better welfare for workers in C’River

Adamawa CJ fails to stop judgment in Nyako’s suit

Gov’s wife vows to protect Ekiti women

Explosion rocks Maiduguri market

C’River APC promises to review tax policies

Gombi Military Operation in pictures

Ogun INEC takes delivery of additional 170,000 PVCs

ANAN asks FG to tackle Naira’s fall

N’Delta indigenes protest non-payment of compensation by Mobil

NAFDAC arraigns man for manufacturing fake Alomo Bitters

Insurgency: North-East senators laud military

Trailer crushes teenager in Edo

Troops foil Boko Haram attack on Adamawa LG

PDP, APC supporters clash in Rivers

Jonathan sacks Agwai, appoints Akau SURE-P chairman

Lagos doctors begin indefinite strike Monday

Good governance in aviation sector weak – Chidoka

Fayose asks court to dismiss Omirin’s case

Fulani herdsmen sack Tor Tiv from palace – Benue monarch

Seven Ebonyi lawmakers withdraw from Elechi’s impeachment move

MTN Foundation supports 6,000 Ondo ocular diseases patients

Osun workers protest non-payment of five months salaries

PDP aspirant sues Shelle over mandate transfer

Benue INEC receives 5,000 card readers

Myanmar students clash with police

Ivory Coast jails ex-first lady 20 years over election violence

10 dead in Argentina helicopter collision

Iraqi forces capture town, oil fields from ISIL

Monday, March 09, 2015

I hate violence – Patience Jonathan

2015: Mbeki, Abdulsalami meet Buhari

I’m doing my best for Jonathan’s re-election –Mu’azu

B’Haram: Chad, Niger troops liberate Nigerian towns

Court Martial defers general’s trial

Ogun civil servants begin strike

Court fixes March 17 for Nyako’s suit

EFCC arrests two for duping bankers of $2.2m

NACCIMA boss abduction raises concern in Oyo community

FG awards N967bn, $84.8m contracts in three months –Investigation

Missing schoolgirl’s bones found two weeks after

Court to rule in suit against monthly sanitation

Gunmen kill ex-policeman’s parents, wife, kids

Gang attacks police team, frees suspect

Two-year-old burnt to death in Ogun fire outbreak

We’ve been keeping our promises to Lagosians ─ Fashola

Ambode asks Lagosians to shun tribal, religious sentiments

Students, soldiers clash over worshippers’ death in Kaduna

Fire guts AIT

Buhari never gave me money, Fr Mbaka says

Adeyeye chides APC over opposition to Obanikoro’s appointment

Nigeria’s unity not negotiable – Christian elders

Fayose asks Buhari to quit presidential race

NPS blames jailbreaks on prison locations

When hate speeches threaten an election

Non-release of N230bn funds stalls federal road projects

Mimiko to give loans to PLWDs

FG slashes Works Ministry’s budget from N100bn to N11bn

Jega, RECs to review card reader test tomorrow

End contract controversy, Ekpo, Etim tell NFF

NDDC corrupt, needs cleansing – SSPA

BPP claims N95bn savings on contracts

Porto ready for Basel clash

NDIC can’t supervise banks, CBN tells Senate

Union warns against religious crisis at UNIOSUN

Will CBN stay the course of its bold move?

Ethiopia 2015: Deji Aliu, AFN hail young champions

Glo gives out N28bn free airtime to subscribers

NDDC empowers 33 youths with phone vending items

OneCard Nigeria, EKEDC offer electricity users instant recharge

External reserves fall by $3bn in four weeks

Here’s why you’re unable to lose weight

Edo FA targets Insurance resurgence

Gov Ahmed’s achievements

Cricket World Cup: Bangladesh knock England out

Enyimba blame Akwa draw on ill-luck

MultiChoice blames inflation for DStv tariff increase

Senator frowns on poor reading culture among youths

Gunmen attack military post in Burundi

Zambian president treated for fatigue, malaria

Obama declares Venezuela a national security threat

German woman fighting ISIL killed in Syria

SURE-P pledges to support police in health care

Card reader: Bode George asks INEC for alternative plan

Boko Haram attacks Adamawa community

Apologise for Okrika attack, APC tells Jonathan’s wife

‘Amazing’ Falcao a threat to Arsenal -Ospina

Ogun civil servants begin warning strike Tuesday

Jega: Gani Adams ignorant, seeking relevance, says ACF

Woman sets husband ablaze, burns manhood

Chibok girls: Fani-Kayode seeks Shettima’s prosecution

Rivers people’ll end Amaechi’s reign – Wike

Solar-powered Swiss plane attempts flight around world

Buhari’s wife donates drugs, others to Maiduguri blasts victims

Ekiti seals off MTN, Etisalat offices

Don’t allow Fayose to deceive you, APC tells workers

Let’s keep Commonwealth ideals for all generations – Queen Elizabeth

I’m doing my best for Jonathan’s re-election – Mu’azu

NPS blames rampant jailbreaks on prison locations

Moroccan king didn’t snub Jonathan – Foreign ministry

CBN rejects NDIC Act

BPP saves N95bn, slashes inflated contracts – DG

PDP, APC spend N4.9bn on publicity, others – Group

Presidential poll: We’ll support whoever wins -N/Delta group

Chad, Niger troops retake towns from Boko Haram

Free abducted girls, shelve school reconstruction, Chibok tells FG

Buhari never gave me money -Mbaka

Declare Bayelsa port city free trade zone – Dickson

Senate kills Insurance Brokers Bill

Firm plans N121bn power, fertiliser plants in Edo

FG agency to sue Ogun over building demolition

N1.3bn disbursed to trade groups in six years -Mimiko

Unreleased funds stall federal road projects – Minister

FG warns Indonisian on plan to execute three Nigerians

Ado Ekiti Poly lifts suspension on unions

Buhari condemns Maiduguri bomb blasts

Inadequate funds stall completion of legislative institute – Ekweremadu

Four held over Paris store shooting

We support Jega to conduct fair elections – AD

APC ​alleges planned clampdown on suspected party’s financiers

Mbeki, Abdulsalami meet Buhari in Kaduna

Court rules in suit against Lagos monthly sanitation

UK plans training for 66,000 teachers in North

APC condemns Maiduguri bombings

BOA disburses N1.5bn to 8,494 farmers in Bauchi

YEDC slashes bills by 50% in Taraba

Fire guts AIT studio

Cleric urges Nigerians to ensure peace at polls

Keshi: NFF celebrating failure, says Senator

Gunmen kill seven family members in fresh Plateau attack

Netanyahu denies reneging on Palestinian state speech

UN peacekeeper killed in Mali attack

Sunday, March 08, 2015

Egypt court delays Al Jazeera journalists’ trial

I am dying, they are tweeting

NCRIB raises conditions for new fellows

FESTAC phase II project to cost N401bn

Regulators must avoid double standards – ISAN

NSE advocates gender equality

Bank earnings to encourage rally – Report

AAG: I know nothing about Zambia, Siasia admits

AJC: Quadri leads Team Nigeria to Tunisia

Draw holds for Lagos ITTF World Tour

Mourinho is not special – Luiz

Our plans for Nigeria are doable ─ Osinbajo

Disqualified APC candidate appeals court judgment

Ex-banker writes on how to make marriage work

Balarabe Musa lambasts Jonathan, Buhari

Fresh explosion rocks Borno market, kills five

IYC blames FG for ocean surge in N’Delta

APC reports Patience Jonathan to ICC

Rivers PDP alleges plot to kill its leaders

Court hears suit against PVC use March 16

APC, PDP trade words over billboards

‘Buhari’s govt’ll empower women’

Army begins trial of General, 22 others today

APC, Fayose disagree over use of card reader

Shekau’s allegiance to ISIS changes nothing – Nigerian Army

Polls delay and a bleeding economy

Presidency doubts Mu’azu’s loyalty –Investigation

‘Jonathan, PDP not ready for 2015 elections’

Bomber dies in Borno

Gunmen kill four in Rivers

PVC collection deadline extended for two weeks

Agriculture contributes N777bn to economy

Moroccan snub

I wasn’t trying to seduce the President –Seyi Shay

Court bars Lagos from privatising probate

Brokers must comply with IFRS —NAICOM

Court awards N42m to employee for wrongful sacking

Go, Keshi go

Things to consider before buying a home

Forthright begins affordable housing initiative

50,000sqm office space set for delivery in Lagos

MAN condemns electricity tariff increase

CITN advises FG on tax waivers

Elections: North has miscalculated, says Okupe

Experts call for increased safety practice advocacy

Managing C-section scars at home

Buhari urges support for female gov candidate

Withdraw this ministerial nomination, Mr. President

Tragedy of errors in the fuel market

Trader stabs colleague with scissors

PDP governors meet in Lagos

Barcelona hammer Rayo Vallecano 6-1, top La Liga

CAF U-20: Flying Eagles beat Senegal 3-1

PDP’s war accusation against Buhari felonious – APC campaigners

Chad, Niger launch offensive against Boko Haram

Air force plane dumps me in Maiduguri, Senator alleges 

Women’s Day: Patience Jonathan greets Nigerian women

Maiduguri blasts death toll rises to 62

Zambian president collapses, hospitalised

UAE to try Kuwaiti ex-MP for ‘inciting sedition’

Robbers raid Ekiti estate, cart away valuables

BBOG demands number of fallen troops, terrorists

Falana condemns proposed life pension for Lagos lawmakers

Fayose warns civil servants against partisan politics

Gunmen kill four in Rivers restaurant

North wrongly places hope on Tinubu – Okupe

EFCC, Fidelity have crippled Ebonyi – Govt

FCT police train officers on election duties

Nigerian banks adequately capitalised against shocks – CBN

EFCC, Fidelity Bank have crippled Ebonyi – Govt

APC committed to women empowerment – Buhari’s wife

Wife kills husband in Enugu

6000 youths trained on Agric, large scale farming -Minister

INEC extends PVC collection to March 22

1.7m PVCs distributed in Bauchi – INEC

Chibok thanks Jonathan for sending emissary

Jonathan, PDP not ready for polls – APC

PDP urges IGP to ban Rivers special police unit

Jonathan in closed-door meeting with Abdusalami, Mbeki

Court bars Lagos from privatising probate court

APC candidate blames PDP for billboards destruction

Mimiko predicts landslide victory for Jonathan in S’West

Yemen defence minister to resume duties after fleeing Sanaa

Jonathan’s actions, election motivated, too late – APC

Mali hunts jihadist nightclub killers

China speeds up drafting anti-corruption law

Middle East-bound teens ‘stopped at Sydney airport’

Saturday, March 07, 2015

Moroccan king snubs Jonathan

Boko Haram pledges allegiance to Islamic State

Jonathan visits Ooni, monarch demands Oduduwa State

Jega meets service chiefs, IGP others over polls

INEC card readers pass mock exam

Ambode and Tinubu’s magic wand

Ageing hair

Feyisetan Fayose’s fixation

Alake Dare’s shine

Adaobi Nwakuche soft-pedals

Between Uche Majekodunmi and Nike Ogunlesi

I stopped going to clubs when I married my wife — Kachi Nnochiri

I can’t be arrogant about my success — Ashimolowo

I’m not a sex symbol — Adonis O’Holi

I love acting, music equally –Gabriel Afolayan

Deal with emotional abuse

Smart closet

Texting etiquette

Styling Dbanj, Tonto Dikeh gives me joy — Swanky Jerry

Elections: YDM gives INEC fresh condition

Crack in MASSOB over Jonathan campaign

Kerosene explosion razes building in Bayelsa

Supporting Buhari since 1983

Jonathan’s comment on Chibok girls insensitive – APC

Jonathan in fitness walk, pledges special funds for sports

Tinubu, Aregbesola, Osinbajo tackle PDP at Lagos APC rally

Shame on PDP —Senator Tinubu

Supporters scramble for food, drinks

Ijaw, Itsekiri face-off

10 feared dead in Enugu multiple car crash

Words of wisdom from football personalities

Schizophrenia: A misunderstood condition

I did not attend secondary school — Prof. Adeniran

Rose Graham is an APC apologist –Kuye

Seized crude, petroleum products litter Nigeria’s waterways

We challenge Buhari to a debate

THERE are fears that the peace deal reached between the Ijaw and Itsekiri communities of Warri South West Local Government Area over the groundbreaking of the $16 billion (about N3.2 trillion) export processing and gas free zone at Ogidigben may break dow

The politics of Boko Haram warfare

The sartorial contest

Tinubu superior to Afenifere leaders —Opadokun

First degree minimum for teaching unrealistic

Dad had a special cane for unruly children — Peter Fatomilola’s son

Blogging for success

How she was abducted —School Principal

Buhari scared of debate with Jonathan –Presidency

Phyllis Sortor: Inside story of how American missionary was kidnapped in Kogi

Investment in power not enough —Kilfoil

Ambode’s laudable flag project

The adolescent years

Don’t be afraid of taking risks –Habeeb

Jega: Unending storm of a removal plot

Car safety for children

PenCom transfers N8.81bn NSITF contribution to PFAs

Iraqi troops retake key town from ISIL

Families wait in anguish for answers to MH370 mystery

US policeman kills unarmed black youth

58 killed, 139 injured in Borno multiple blasts – Police

What’s the outcome of Card Reader testing – PDP

10 feared dead in Enugu auto crash 

APC members’ll fast, pray till elections – Ambode

UAE air forces strike IS oil pipelines

Jonathan’s comment on Chibok girls callous, insensitive – APC

Rodgers rules out Liverpool exit

Police kill another black teen in US

Egypt executes ‘supporter’ of Muslim Brotherhood

Jonathan, others long trek in pictures

FRSC officer, attacked by driver, in coma

Slow authentication process mars card reader trials in Ebonyi

Borno cautions IDPs against hasty return

Blasts: Shettima suspends campaign, seeks prayers

APC paid N5000 each for Lagos walk- PDP

APC one-million-man march in pictures

Two die in Taraba viewing centre clash

Stakeholders hail card readers trial in Ekiti

Card reader trial gets kudos in Delta

Bombers attack Maiduguri markets, scores feared dead

Polls: Oyedepo urges Christians to pray for God’s will

Troops recapture two more Borno LGs

Multiple bomb blasts hit Maiduguri

UN envoy welcomes Somalia ceasefire agreement

Large turnout at pre-election trial in Niger

Ukraine starts rocket launchers withdrawal from frontline

Edward Snowden seeks asylum in Switzerland

APC rally: Entertainers hold sway at stadium, traffic eases

Tinubu, Aregbesola, others lead one-million-man APC march

Sierra Leone’s vice president expelled from ruling party

Outrage after IS bulldozes ancient Iraq city

By their lips you shall know them

Jonathan, others in long trek, promises special sports fund

Five killed in Mali restaurant terror attack

Blatter urges Iran to allow women in stadiums

Iraqi forces retake key town from ISIL

Friday, March 06, 2015

US woman kidnapped in Kogi regains freedom

Itsekiri youths hail peace deal brokered by Jonathan

FG to establish portal for unemployed Ph.D holders

APC planning character assassination of our leaders -PDP

Court joins APC, PDP in third anti-PVC suit

Five escape death in Lagos accident

Row between S/Africa, Nigeria needless – Mbeki

Dogs, owner arrested after attack on nine-year-old boy

Robbers storm bank in Rivers varsity, kill two

Beijing +20: 2015 Elections and Beyond

Chukwumerije urges preparation for Brazzaville 2015

Baruwa asks NFF to stop players from weaker leagues

Jonathan’s men turn governor to a wounded lion

Real face Bilbao test

Brazil recall excites Robinho

Selling our brand

Hagler hails historic Mayweather, Pacquiao fight

Keshi’ll get N5m monthly – Minister, NFF

Taribo backs Amokachi for Eagles job

U-23 team set for Gabon clash

I was overwhelmed by £10m – Ideye

Africa U-20: Manu targets Senegal win

Dolphins, Kwara ignite P’Harcourt as league begins

My colleagues taunted me in E’Guinea because of Eagles – FIFA ref Peter Edibi

Having better penis performances

Buhari’s wife not a political tout –Campaign team

Protect recovered towns from B’Haram, Generals tell military

Group tasks Jonathan on violence in Rivers

Community, MAN fight over land ownership

TB Joshua must appear before coroner – Court

N’East won’t vote Jonathan despite military success –ACF, NEF

Propaganda won’t save Buhari from losing –GLGP

Ogun PDP exco, Jonathan campaign team clash

IPAC carpets INEC over training on manual register

B’Haram: One million Nigerian refugees in Cameroon, others –FG

Polls: Groups demand protection for 134,000 corps members

S’West people won’t forget Buhari’s regime –Don

Oba of Benin didn’t endorse any candidate – Council

I went abroad to rest, says Buhari

S’Court upholds Dickson election, strikes out Sylva’s suit

Abia APC deputy gov candidate defects to PDP

Abducted Bayelsa monarch regains freedom 13 days after ambush

Jonathan visits Ooni, Osun monarchs today

Adoke denies funding anti-election lawsuits

Don’t hide under religion to cause problem –Fashola

Ahmed signs N122.4bn budget into law

Boko Haram prepares for battle in Gwoza

Jonathan, others mourn Kuku

Ambode thrills Lagos residents with promises at rallies

FG accredits over 300 foreign journalists for elections

We’ll accept defeat if election is free, fair –Osinbajo

PDP lays fresh ambush against election

I wasn’t trying to seduce the President –Seyi Shay

Nigeria needs more safety professionals – Abiodun

I still want to get married –Moji Olaiya

I enjoyed gossips until I became a victim –Omawumi

Pre-marital agreement, a choice not a dilemma

FESTAC residents protest poor power supply, high tariff

Scandal: Policemen buy uniforms despite N3.3bn budget for clothing items –Investigation

I wooed my wife in Nigeria but she accepted in Japan –Kunle Bamtefa

Nigeria lacks leaders in Awolowo’s mould –Cleric

Babibevis releases Carry you go

I don’t miss my days of short skirts, hair extensions –Shareefah Andu, Arabel boss

Out of Nigeria adventure takes off

Community where it’s taboo to use umbrella

Mo Abudu’s message of hope to Nigerian women

I’m not threatened by younger actresses –Jenifer Eliogu

APC holds Lagos mega rally, as Jonathan, others jog in Abuja

I enjoyed full scholarship throughout my varsity education–Adeolu Taiwo, first class graduate, Landmark University

I have no problem with IBEDC directors –Leynes

My passion for comedy started in primary school – Vitamin D

Akara Osu sellers risk eyes, beauty to travellers’ satisfaction

Can you deal?

France tries man for helping girl join ISIL

DMO raises N95bn bonds on March 11

Ex-French minister in custody over Gaddafi funds

Sports get N6.7bn allocation for 2015

S’Sudan peace talks suspended indefinitely

Police free kidnapped ex-commissioner’s mother, 75, in Anambra

IG sets up 64-member team for electoral offences

Nigeria’s telephone penetration hits 100% mark – NCC

CBN to sell N995bn treasury bills in Q2

NPA to eject squatters from Lagos ports

We shall pay Keshi N5m per month – Minister, NFF

Fans hail Sand Eagles 5-2 victory over Ghana

Minister sets N400bn target for FCT revenue board

INEC tests card readers in 225 polling units

APC plans campaigns against our leaders – PDP

We didn’t meet with FG’s delegation – Chibok parents

Court joins APC, PDP in third anti-PVC suit 

Kidnapped S’African teen reunites with parents after 17 years

Nyanya bombing: FG arraigns Ogwuche, others

Supreme Court dismisses Sylva’s appeal against Dickson’s election

British Airways plane lands after declaring emergency mid-air

Customs suspend three officers over extortion

Jonathan to lead Yobo, others on physical exercise

UPN sues INEC over candidates’ omission on register

FG begins reconstruction of Chibok school

Mob kills rape suspect in India

Benin monarch didn’t endorse Jonathan, Buhari -Traditional Council

I’m not funding anti-election suits — AGF

FG backs Seychelles’ bid for UN Security Council

Senator alleges cover-up over attack on residence

Court restores Lagos Assembly aspirant’s mandate

Boko Haram attacks Borno town, kills nine

APC urges Jega to sanction Enugu REC for misconduct

Judiciary workers protest in Benin

Employment: NUC plans portal for Ph.D holders

Oshiomhole condoles with Obaigbena on brother’s death

Joshua loses suit to stop Synagogue’s collapse probe

Mark warns politicians against provocative utterances

ECOWAS observers arrive in Nigeria ahead of polls

Buhari returns, declares self fit

Car rams into pedestrians in Jerusalem, several injured

Knife attack: US ambassador recovers after surgery

ISIL fighters bulldoze ancient Assyrian palace in Iraq

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Nigeria, Ghana, others to integrate capital markets

Fayose more desperate than Jonathan– Fayemi

Igbo group confers title on Agbaje

Pillars players injured after robbery attack

Fire guts Dickson’s house

Security agencies probing Nigerians with ISIS link

Fayose didn’t speak for us on Jega, says PDP

B’Haram kills 68 in Borno

Strike’ll be treated as mutiny, IG warns policemen

APC knocks Patience Jonathan for hate campaign

Nigerians, take your destiny in your hands —Kumuyi

‘Wempco road will be ready in one month’

APC candidate promises annual N5bn for Lagos divisions

I chose acting after watching Living in Bondage – Oboli

NLC election: S’East, S’South workers protest alleged harassment

RECs to handle testing of card readers – INEC

Afternoon nap is good for you

Imo judiciary workers end three months strike

Identifying and increasing your dogs IQ level (2)

How to treat blisters

Healthy fruits you should try

Handshakes may engage our sense of smell

‘We’ve destroyed B’Haram structure’

Bird flu hits Bauchi, 9,208 birds killed

Poly students protest N20, 000 acceptance fee

Disciple Kputu sings for social change

Juicy prizes await winner of Nigeria Idol 5

Kabirah to premiere Bintu on Sunday

My works are now to win souls – Dejak

CJ transfers Nyako’s impeachment suit to Bauchi

APC wants media houses sanctioned

Chibok girls alive – Jonathan

Nigeria needs ‘do tanks’ not think tanks –Obasanjo

FG, marketers to review aviation fuel price

Air force men, cops raid park, assault driver

Falana takes over suit seeking Mbu’s removal

Budget: Reps propose $54 oil benchmark

Our naira is dying

An European thinks Nigeria is Germany

Tanzanian club wants Keshi

Jonathan cannot end youth unemployment, says APC

Diversifying your investment through mutual funds

Women empowerment and nation building

AYC: Flying Eagles land in Dakar

Stem reign of impunity

15 political parties sponsored by PDP –APC

‘Indigenous food companies require govt support’

Ibe no threat to home-based players – Odegbami

APC political expediency

208 prison inmates to sit for 2015 UTME

NNPP adopts Jonathan as presidential candidate

New season kick-off excites Glo

Migrants die after boat capsizes in Italy

Last Ebola patient discharged in Liberia

Egypt interior minister replaced in cabinet reshuffle

Morocco hosts Libya peace talks

Accept defeat, shun violence, US envoy counsels politicians

Nigeria’s situation worries Britain, West Africa – Obasanjo

Petrol: Apapa gridlock impeding loading, says NUPENG

Police open fire on protesting JAMB candidates

Military has destroyed Boko Haram structure – Airforce chief

INEC set to test run card readers

Muslim, Christian clerics plan joint prayer for Jonathan

Senate slams SEC over N30bn bond to Gombe

Refineries will produce 400,000bpd in 2016 – NNPC

Asiodu asks politicians profer practicable solutions

Patience Jonathan right on Buhari, says Fani-Kayode

Don’t be discouraged by Nigeria’s challenges – Kumuyi

Mediation institute seeks support for INEC’s independence

EFCC arrests student for £54,000 romance scam

New party asks INEC to shift elections

APC deputy gov candidate defects to PDP

Court grants Falana’s application in suit against Mbu

Jonathan mourns Emir of Gusau

My deputy should have resigned for dumping PDP -Aliyu

Fayose didn’t speak for us on Jega – PDP

Budget: Reps slash oil benchmark to $54

Reps summon petroleum minister, Shell MD

1,475,477 candidates to sit 2015 UTME

Hate speech: APC campaign seeks sanctions for media houses

March 28 poll: Senator faults INEC over separate boxes

Strike will be treated as mutiny – Police

Court jails kidnappers of Delta SSG’s son 18 years

Police pensioners hail improved pension scheme

Shell confirms oil leak from underwater facility

Prosecute actors of Ekiti gov poll rigging tape – Poll

Jonathan sends emissary to Chibok girls’ parents

Emir of Gusau dies at 91 in Abuja

Group canvasses media support for military

Physically challenged persons protest non-inclusion in SURE-P

40 wounded in Cairo conference center fire

Nigeria, Ghana, others to integrate capital market

Card reader: PDP plans to rig, says APC

Shekau has not killed Chibok girls –Jonathan

FG in close door meeting with Chibok girls’ parents

Libya asks UN to approve arms contracts

Fuel scarcity temporary, says Jonathan

Kidnapped Iranian diplomat in Yemen freed

Rescuers find 32 bodies in Ukraine mine

US ambassador attacked in South Korea

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Police arraign engineer for N1.4m fraud

Tinubu, Fashola, others to hold one-million-man march

Your frequent headaches may be due to smoking

Onigbinde, Nwosu knock NFF over Keshi’s contract controversy

Jega cancels meeting with RECs over card-reader testing

Lagos Assembly plans lifetime allowance for speaker, deputy

I didn’t spite my deputy –Niger gov

B’Haram: 66,000 Nigerian refugees in Cameroon, UN says

Court declines forcing N’Assembly to pass PIB

Buhari back from UK Friday

Impeachment: Court restrains Ebonyi lawmakers

US glut may force crude price to $20

Confusion as thugs allegedly invade Ayogu Eze’s house

Reps reject proposal to stagger elections

Agbaje knows nothing about Lagos – Fashola

Tears as Igbo women protest harmful traditional practices

APC raising false alarms over Jega, elections —PDP

‘Politicians must abide by peace accord’

15 parties threaten to boycott elections

This time calls for watchfulness

Obasanjo scores two goals in birthday’s match

We’ve so far paid N1.3tn to govt —MTN Nigeria

APC, Fayose in war of words over Jega

I feared Liverpool sack – Rodgers

NIS advises Nigerians against habouring illegal immigrants

How to use social media to attract clients

AYC: Elegbeleye asks Flying Eagles to win

EFCC arraigns captain, 22 others for oil bunkering

Fayose’s campaigns

Momodu, El-Rufai condemn Patience Jonathan’s comments on Buhari

You’ve just been sold

60 million Nigerians don’t have bank accounts —Report

Fashola, complete this road

Should my spouse know what I earn?

Boateng rejected Barca

Hostile indigenes frustrate fish trawling – Overo

Dealing with sudden fires at home

Let Jega be

NSE index edges higher as 26 stocks rise

Why ginger is good

Saudi hike supports oil prices

Nigeria’s polls consumed by propaganda and doubt

IBEDC urges Osun communities to safeguard facilities

Senate in rowdy session over Obanikoro’s screening

US clears policeman in Ferguson shooting

Boston Marathon bombing trial begins

Ignore Jonathan’s promises on confab report – Buhari campaigners

Buhari returns on Friday

Impeachment: Court restrains Ebonyi Assembly

Benue commissioner slumps, dies

DPR shuts 26 fuel stations in Benue, Nasarawa

Imo Judiciary workers end three-month strike

Why we’ll resist card readers -Jonathan campaigners

Police arrest housewife, who tied, taped stepdaughter’s mouth

Jega will go, heavens won’t fall -Fayose

Jega, elections: APC raising false alarm, says PDP

Ijaw, Itsekiri resolve differences on $16bn gas project 

Give us free, fair elections, Amaechi tells INEC

2,000 human rights violation cases recorded in Borno – NHRC

Almajiri schools improving lives of northern children – UBEC

Patience Jonathan is incredibly crude -APC campaign

Why I handed over to Niger Speaker – Aliyu

Polls: Ex-militant leaders set up monitoring groups

N’Assembly adopts bio-safety agency report

Akingbola takes N5bn fraud case to Supreme Court

Police rescue corporal, two others

APC asks Fayose to face governance

INEC was ready for Feb 14 election -Ekiti REC

15 parties, five presidential candidates may boycott polls

Collapsed synagogue building had faulty foundation -engineer

Igbo women protest harmful traditional practices

Agony, fighting as Abuja fuel queues persist

FG begins second section of Enugu-P’Harcourt expressway

FRSC, NEMA strategise on accident victims’ rescue

Motorists groan as petrol sells for N120 in Oyo

Senate shifts Obanikoro, others’ screening

Ekiti Police promise not to join strike

Protect new transformers, IBEDC urges Osun communities

Fuel scarcity to ease off before Saturday – Okonjo-Iweala

Senate asks NEMA to ensure even distribution of funds

‎FG approves €11.6m testing tools for automotive council

Bayelsa security drivers protest unpaid salaries

Court orders INEC to register Young Democratic Party

Mozambique condemns killing of prominent lawyer

EFCC arraigns Captain, 22 others for oil theft

Turkish Airlines plane skids off Nepal runway

10 dead in migrant boat accident off Italy

Dozens feared dead in Ukraine mine blast

‘Jihadi John’ condemned 9/11, London attacks

Netanyahu urges global unity against Iran’s ‘terror’

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Stakeholders agree on auto policy implementation plans

Manufacturers condemn new electricity tariff

Pension default: PenCom fines private employers N1bn

Mabo backs Okon on Falcons selection

Drug counterfeiters worse than armed robbers –NAFDAC boss

Lagos cautions against storing petrol in homes

Customs seizes 369 parcels of cannabis in Oyo

Tourism’ll become major revenue earner – NTDC DG

Ford SA captures 13.8% market share

Manufacturers display exotic cars at auto show

Kia Sportage gets first SUV ranking

Heritage Bank to inaugurate 8.5 MW power project

MasterCard, eTranzact target easier cash transfer

United Airlines to ban battery shipments

Rail car shortage frustrates Toyota, Ford

ICD, Afreximbank to cooperate for private sector development

Arsenal can overtake City –Wenger

NSC, NFF to meet over Eagles coach

APCON, Roger Hatchuel collaborate on advertising awards

Planned sale of NACETEM threatens 258 workers – Group

Labour moves against water supply privatisation in Lagos

AAAN trains journalists, others

Labour dispute in Germany deepens

Empowerment of special people’ll reduce unemployment – Omotosho

Air India pilots protest contract recruitment

Equities sustain rally, gain N111bn

US equity firm seeks more investments in Nigeria

SEC gets anti-corruption unit

APC allegations on poll shift, others baseless —Presidency

‘Buhari ’ll return military’s pride’

Amaechi blames Jonathan, PDP for economic crisis

A’Court affirms Jonathan’s eligibility to re-contest

Buhari slams FG over fuel scarcity

Osun teachers protest non-remittance of pension deductions

NYSC seeks help for ex-corpers with disabilities

Will Jega survive this last battle?

‘Nigeria loses N433.62bn to oil theft yearly’

Jonathan, PDP begin fresh truce meetings with aggrieved members

Jonathan’ll resolve Soku oil well crisis –Wike

Tinubu petitions NBC over AIT documentary

Buhari too old to rule, says Patience Jonathan

Defamation: Osinbajo threatens legal action against Fani-Kayode

‘We’re avoiding rights abuse in anti-terror war’

Jonathan, PDP govs intervene in Ebonyi crisis

Inquest: Court rules on Joshua’s objection March 6

Gunmen rob ex-Chief Justice of Nigeria, Uwais

Fayose awards N1.2bn contract to carpenters

Removing Jega’ll lead to violence, Reps warn FG

Fuel scarcity: FG pays marketers N100bn

US firm to invest N200bn in NMRC

BEDC, save 2015 elections

APC and political structuring

Search Google like an expert

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Don’t toy with your immune system

PPN presidential candidate steps down for Jonathan

My Chatham House account on Buhari

I’ll return to Otuoke if I lose –Jonathan

INEC and ex-NYSC members

Genetically speaking, mammals are more like dad

South Africa refutes claim of Eagles friendly

Jega, PVC distribution and card readers

Nigeria, EU gas supply deal faces threat

Pacquiao prepares for ‘fight of my life’

Uganda sends 260 health workers to Trinidad and Tobago

Somalia arrests terrorist on FBI most wanted list

Reject candidate who will put women in pudah – Patience 

France fines Al-Jazeera reporter for drone flights over Paris

70 arrested candidates may miss UTME – JAMB

Fayose plans to sack workers, harassing teachers – APC 

Netanyahu warns US Congress of Iran’s nuclear deal

Austerity: Shekarau  wants overseas training ministry’s staff

Appeal court affirms Jonathan’s eligibility to re-contest

NNPC shuns senate, fuel scarcity persists

FG to pay marketers N100bn out of N185bn

Osinbajo threatens legal action against Fani-Kayode for defamation

Naira devaluation causing fuel scarcity – PPRA

Subsidy fraud: Appeal court reserves judgment on marketers

Jonathan, PDP governors intervene in Ebonyi crisis

Jonathan, PDP’ve plunged Nigeria into economic crisis -Amaechi

Jonathan will resolve Soku oil wells crisis politically – Wike

Fayose awards N1.2bn contract to local carpenters

UK trains Nigerian troops to recapture more territories

Nigeria loses N433.62bn annually to oil theft – Navy

Reps warn against removing Jega

Court grants Edo PDP candidate bail

Huge expenses on criminals awaiting trials worry Police

Synagogue: Court reserves ruling in TB Joshua’s application

We are avoiding rights abuse in anti-terror war -Jonathan

Salaries: EKSU lecturers declare indefinite strike 

PPPRA threatens to revoke marketers licences over pump price

Edo police kill suspected church robbers

Pregnant woman pours hot water on neighbour

I’ll return to my village if I lose –Jonathan

Soldiers won’t intimidate voters -GOC

Petrol sells for N160 per litre in Kogi

SERAP sues Okonjo-Iweala over ‘missing N30tn’

Egypt court formally delays parliamentary election

Keshi lacks maturity and discipline -NFF chief

[Video] Jonathan promises victory against Boko Haram

PDP’ll win over 90% votes -Akpabio

Fuel: APC fingers unpaid subsidy, $12bn gas fund looting

Mourners honour Russian opposition leader Nemtsov

Canadian pastor reported missing in North Korea

Monday, March 02, 2015

Investors spend N2.9bn on 261 million shares

Regulators introduce new standards for stock transactions

FMDQ unveils electronic platform for dealers

FG deploys more troops to stabilise N’East for elections

Bribing can’t give Jonathan victory– Senator

N25.7bn fraud: Court decides Atuche’s fate April 13

‘I’m not aware of N7bn bribe’

Naira gains 2.33 against dollar

UBA unveils banking platform on Facebook

Samsung records over 500,000 users on social media

Western European mobile phone market declining – IDC

Microsoft Nigeria sends four teachers to ICT forum

Ministry conducts IT training for girls, women

Airtel recommends video streaming app to Nigerians

Google reverses ban on porn pictures

TD-Mobile, Infinix sign distribution pact

LASG takes over case of eight-month-detained teenager

Polio transmission over in Nigeria, says Rotary

Banks re-open in Ogun communities after shutdown

APC to sue Fani-Kayode over Tinubu/Osinbajo oath-taking claim

‘APC, beneficiary of alleged corruption in PDP’

Ogun: INEC discovers 555 PVCs for dead persons

Pro-Jonathan group hails military operation in N’East

Court rejects application stopping INEC from using card reader

Between voters and credible elections

Jega’s removal could cause national crisis – CNPP, Sagay

‘Litigation stops Senate from probing Ekiti rigging tape’

Aggrieved policemen to begin strike on March 28

Arepo killings: Court dismisses defendants’ no-case application

Why Jonathan, PDP are angry with Jega – Investigation

Court declares Ugwuanyi as Enugu PDP gov candidate

Boko Haram beheads two men in new video

Fire razes building in Lagos

Opposition leaders behind fuel scarcity –Mu’azu

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MDGs, water and a dying nation (2)

Why Jega must not go now

Jega must conduct 2015 elections

Cole, Habila get $150k for winning literary prize

IKEDC, stop crazy billing

Seven years needed for stable electricity – Leynes

Wenger praises Giroud

Lack of support by labour stalls refineries’ sale

Writers mourn Abubakar Gimba

NANS gives conflicting positions over Shehu’s fate

‘NUC to support varsities for global standard’

Extortion cases against police

If your child is obese, try plant-based diet

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Police arraign landlord’s ex-wife for attacking tenant

Bribing can’t secure victory for Jonathan —Senator

Fayose’s Buhari bashing

Afolabi takes on Ramirez in Argentina

Nine injured in Cairo bomb blast

Iran deal threatens Israel’s security -Netanyahu

NNPC to tackle fuel scarcity with one billion-litre import

Boko Haram beheads two in new video

German ex-MP makes payment to end ‘child porn’ trial

US speech not intended to disrespect Obama – Netanyahu

IS declares war on Twitter’s co-founder

NUPENG asks Okonjo-Iweala, others to resolve fuel crisis

Libya’s renegade general Haftar appointed as army chief

Bill Gates tops Forbes list of billionaires

Don’t hold elections in two Rivers LGs – Youths

FG’s e-collection scheme a little too late -APC campaign

ICPC uncovers 45,000 ‘ghost’ workers in Okonjo-Iweala’s ministry

Bandits raid church in Ilorin

No party can beat PDP, Jonathan boasts

Jonathan meets PDP govs, candidates

APC behind fuel scarcity, Jonathan campaigners alleges 

Court dismisses suit to stop INEC’s card readers

APC may sue Fani-Kayode over Tinubu/Osinbajo oath-taking claim

Four arrested for drug trafficking at Enugu airport

APC faults Fayose’s defence on human rights abuse

Rivers NMA declares holiday over colleague killed by kidnappers

APA presidential candidate promises to end Boko Haram

Court affirms Ugwanyi as Enugu PDP gov candidate

Ogun INEC uncovers 555 PVCs for dead people

over 121,000 S’Sudanese refugees arrive in Sudan – UN

Hunter kill suspected suicide bomber in Adamawa

Ekiti shuts five petrol stations

Ekiti absolves Fayose of diverting ecological fund

Banks reopen in Ijebu-Ode

Pro-Buhari group alleges intimidation of South-East APC members

Bayelsa begins ‘operation show your PVC’

APC lauds Buhari’s Chatham House performance

Opposition leaders behind fuel scarcity, says Mu’azu

Court decides Atuche’s application to quash N25.7bn fraud charges

Jonathan’s bribes won’t give him victory – Senator

Niger Delta ministry workers protest unpaid wages

Aggrieved policemen to begin strike March 28

Arepo killings: Court dismisses defendants no-case application

Violence targeting foreigners in S’Africa worries UNHCR

Jonathan offers employment, scholarships to ex-corps members

PVC: Lawyers accuse INEC of negligence

Vazquez sworn in as Uruguay’s president

Egypt’s Sisi calls for election law amendments

Bangladesh arrests chief suspect in US blogger murder

ISIS releases 19 Assyrian Christian hostages

Sunday, March 01, 2015

‘Jihadi John’ relatives under watch in Kuwait

Niger APC, gov clash over debt

IG blames policemen’s woes on poor funding

FG’s annual budget is N20tn, not N4.3tn –Reps

Elections, law and national interest

Ondo command assures policemen of payment of salaries

Senate pledges to pass budget in two weeks

Osagie assumes office as Shell MD

Dangote cement appoints new CEO

Remove subsidies on petroleum products, LCCI tells FG

Power: FG, firm to generate 500MW from coal

Fire, windstorm displaced 8,046 in two months –NEMA

Lawmaker advocates investment in education

Lagos tasks community leaders on grass-roots security

Mob set woman ablaze at Bauchi market gate

NDLEA officers’ stray bullet kills bricklayer, family kicks

Traders attack woman for selling fish

Police must produce my son alive – Suspect’s mother

Policeman trailing robbers shot dead

Mob beats up woman found with dead baby

The future looks bright if you use adaptive content

Google’s artificial intelligence breakthrough

Controversy over Fani-Kayode’s claim on Osinbajo

What colour did you say #thedress was?

Military forces Boko Haram back to urban areas

Releasing Chibok girls information’ll damage ties with Nigeria –UK

NHRC, groups demand probe of Ekiti rigging tape

Jega: CLO, others say Jonathan has sinister motive

Security agents supervised destruction of my posters —El-Rufai

CJN warns magistrates against politicians, corruption

Dariye’s fraud trial resumes March 24

B’Haram war: Ohanaeze hails military

Jega’s removal could derail polls – Kwara, Osun govs

Jonathan ready for Buhari, says PDP

Fresh poll delay should attract global sanctions –APC

Fuel scarcity hits Lagos, worsens in Abuja, others

‘Churches are regular offenders of physical planning laws’

Jonathan’s true friends

Jega, an honest umpire

NHRC to probe pre-election violence, alleged hate speeches

Rising acts of cruelty against minors

Outrage over alleged plot to freeze APC leaders’ accounts

On stealing is not corruption

Now that the tide is turning against Boko Haram

Planning to fail with budget 2015

Naira devaluation’ll shoot up house prices – Expert

A rejection of dodgy ‘transformation’

Resort to encourage youths to own houses

In defence of Jega

Empower FHA for social housing, stakeholders advise FG

Nigerian banks lose 24.5% of market value

Nigeria prepare for AJC with Country Club tourney

Anchor, others get approval for job loss insurance

Inlaks introduces fingerprint ATMs to Nigerian market

Complustech provides tool for church management

NIMC opens new card collection centres

Etisalat bags African telecoms deal

LMC okays Kwara Stadium

Airtel emerges fastest growing mobile operator in Nigeria

After strike, no laughter yet for Lagos judiciary workers

Corps member wins N50m at MTN game show

Nigerian asks ECOWAS court to sanction FG, NJC

Ideal anti-corruption framework for Nigeria

YABCL: Raptors win second match

Airtel Niger picks Ericsson for 3G network deployment

Firm introduces machine-to-machine connectivity

League: Clubs get cash bailout

Standard Chartered gets new CEO, chairman

Jonathan ready for Buhari, election, says PDP

Purge Aso Rock of B’Haram elements, BSO tells military

BBOG faults silence on Chibok girls’ rescue

Buhari guilty of human rights abuse in 2011 -PDP campaign

Syria rebels in Aleppo reject UN temporary truce plan

Fuel queues confirm Jonathan’s deceit -APC campaign

France divided over cooperation with Assad

Rivers PDP accuses APC of attack on rally

Jonathan congratulates Adeboye at 73

Save Buhari from APC cabal, Fayose tells North

Ekiti AG denies allegations of human rights violation

CJN warns magistrates against corruption, partisanship

NHRC set to probe of pre-election violence, hate speeches

Why policemen don’t enjoy benefits, allowances -IG

FG, firm to generate 500MW electricity from coal

Nine lawmakers oppose impeachment notice on Elechi

700 IDPs face eviction from temporary camp

Over 200 skeletons discovered beneath Paris supermarket

Move to disqualify C’River PDP gov candidate thickens

Dariye’s trial resumes March 24

Venezuela announces diplomatic sanctions against US

Sierra Leone VP in quarantine over Ebola

Afghan forces kill four militants in 24 hours

Prepare for war, North Korean leader tells army

Saturday, February 28, 2015

FG shortlists four INEC commissioners to succeed Jega

Okada rider rapes pregnant NYSC member

Lucky three: Sisters who survived UNIJOS bomb blast

When bombs shattered peace on the Plateau

Pandemonium as Murtala Mohammed Airport holds bomb drill

Ekiti rigging tape: Army after Captain Koli, says lawyer

Troops raid Boko Haram hideouts in Yobe, Adamawa

Akpabio gives youth leaders N155m

Kidnappers free Amaechi’s aide after eight days

We’ll keep praying for Chibok girls — Atiku

Jonathan woos Benin chiefs, seeks royal blessing

Police arrest woman who set husband ablaze

Subsidy on petrol hits N1.38bn per day

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