The Punch News Archive for June 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

70-year-old cuts own throat with razor blade

Cop arrested for killing two women at funeral

Lagos food vendor kills man over N50 bread

Community protests, accuses Lagos of selling recreation ground

Oil barons didn’t sponsor us, Saraki, Dogara reply Akande

Okonjo-Iweala spent $2.1bn without approval, says FG

We killed ex-FUTA VC to steal his jeep ─ Suspect

Buhari promises improved power supply

Chibok girls forced to fight for B’Haram – Witnesses

APC insists on Ekweremadu’s removal

Osun monarch thanks Buhari for appointing Adesina

Journalist’s accreditation

PDP warns Aregbesola against planned sacking of judge

BVN: Customers besiege banks, CBN rules out deadline extension

Aso Rock conducts audit of security personnel

Focus on football not Keshi, Ekpo tells NFF

APC tells Buhari to discard PIB, review subsidy

Explosions rock Agip facility, cut off 20,000bpd

Rep urges Buhari to intervene in N’Assembly crisis

Buhari urges govs to pay outstanding salaries

‘Broadband needed to achieve dependence on natural resources’

Shehu Sani knocks PDP for anti-Buhari remarks

Govt responsible for slow telecoms growth – Experts

AUDAX boosts technology education among schoolchildren

Decapitated victim identified by French authorities

Egypt’s state prosecutor killed in Cairo bomb attack

Idris takes over as AGF, vows to fight corruption

FG appoints Ladan to oversee DPR

Chibok girls killing, working for Boko Haram – Report

Buhari restores expelled journalist’s accreditation

NFF fires Falcons coach Edwin Okon, appoints Danjuma

NEC sets up committee to probe NNPC missing funds

EFCC arraigns ex-FCT minister’s aide for N192m fraud

I don’t have power to remove Ogoga-elect – Fayose

Buhari promises to improve power supply

You can’t blackmail us, PDP tells Buhari

Explosions rock Agip facilities in Rivers

Dogara berates Akande over oil barons statement

Ekiti PDP aspirant accuses lawyers of fraudulent representation

Compel LG chairmen to pay workers, group tells Dickson

PDP warns Aregbesola over planned sacking of judge

Judge withdraws from Babalakin’s case against AGF

El-Rufai appoints Chief of Staff

Court jails Ghanian 17 years for marijuana trading

Abia issues quit notice to Enyimba hotel occupants

Be proactive, IG tells police PROs

Buhari urges governors to pay outstanding salaries

Thailand’s lone MERS patient cleared of virus

Crash: OOU students block Sagamu-Ore highway, curse driver

Illegal oil deal: Court adjourns trial of 14 foreigners

Armed men attack Mali’s southern town of Fakola

Customers storm banks as accounts verification ends tomorrow

Buhari inaugurates National Economic Council

FRSC plans to prosecute Lagos, Onitsha crash tanker drivers

Bomb targets Egypt state prosecutor convoy in Cairo

US plane crash kills three, sets home ablaze

Voting delays in Burundi after poll stations attacked

AU will not observe elections in Burundi – Spokesperson

Italy rescues thousands of migrants from smuggler boats

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Okupe mocks APC over crisis

We’ll regain our stolen mandate –Lagos PDP

Rivers arrests 97 sanitation defaulters

Creativity will strengthen Nigeria’s real estate market

Aides kill ex-FUTA VC, dump body in garage

Work commences on 10,000-unit estate for workers

Ogun crash: Two OOU students, driver buried

Ogun crash: Two OOU students, driver buried

Ogun crash: Two OOU students, driver buried

Stop this show of shame, Seadogs tell lawmakers

Stop this show of shame, Seadogs tell lawmakers

Stop this show of shame, Seadogs tell lawmakers

Stop this show of shame, Seadogs tell lawmakers

Presidency orders VC, registrar to refund salary overpayments

Presidency orders VC, registrar to refund salary overpayments

Presidency orders VC, registrar to refund salary overpayments

APC can’t manage victory – PDP

FG urges use of bicycle for safe transport

FG urges use of bicycle for safe transport

Rivers APC urges Buhari to probe Wike, Education ministry

Rivers APC urges Buhari to probe Wike, Education ministry

Saraki didn’t say he stepped down for Buhari – Olaniyonu

Saraki didn’t say he stepped down for Buhari – Olaniyonu

Saraki didn’t say he stepped down for Buhari – Olaniyonu

Saraki didn’t say he stepped down for Buhari – Olaniyonu

Patience Jonathan’s ex-security aide killed

Patience Jonathan’s ex-security aide killed

Patience Jonathan’s ex-security aide killed

Patience Jonathan’s ex-security aide killed

Truck driver killed in Lagos crash

Truck driver killed in Lagos crash

Truck driver killed in Lagos crash

Truck driver killed in Lagos crash

‘1,675 buildings destroyed in S’West in four months’

‘1,675 buildings destroyed in S’West in four months’

‘1,675 buildings destroyed in S’West in four months’

‘1,675 buildings destroyed in S’West in four months’

New leadership crisis rocks Celestial Church

New leadership crisis rocks Celestial Church

New leadership crisis rocks Celestial Church

New leadership crisis rocks Celestial Church

Arrest APC’s drift, Akande urges Buhari, govs

Arrest APC’s drift, Akande urges Buhari, govs

Arrest APC’s drift, Akande urges Buhari, govs

Arrest APC’s drift, Akande urges Buhari, govs

Osun teachers deny salary payment rumour

Osun teachers deny salary payment rumour

Osun teachers deny salary payment rumour

Osun teachers deny salary payment rumour

We need good governance, not subsidy removal – NLC

We need good governance, not subsidy removal – NLC

We need good governance, not subsidy removal – NLC

We need good governance, not subsidy removal – NLC

Why I didn’t read APC’s letter – Dogara

Why I didn’t read APC’s letter – Dogara

Why I didn’t read APC’s letter – Dogara

Why I didn’t read APC’s letter – Dogara

Wike knocks Agbakoba for anti-Omehia gov’s status comment

Wike knocks Agbakoba for anti-Omehia gov’s status comment

Wike knocks Agbakoba for anti-Omehia gov’s status comment

Wike knocks Agbakoba for anti-Omehia gov’s status comment

Presidency, PDP bicker over Buhari’s first 30 days

Presidency, PDP bicker over Buhari’s first 30 days

Presidency, PDP bicker over Buhari’s first 30 days

Presidency, PDP bicker over Buhari’s first 30 days

Pro-Lawan senators fault Saraki over Ekweremadu’s emergence

Pro-Lawan senators fault Saraki over Ekweremadu’s emergence

Pro-Lawan senators fault Saraki over Ekweremadu’s emergence

Pro-Lawan senators fault Saraki over Ekweremadu’s emergence

N’ Assembly crisis: APC NEC meeting may hold Tuesday

N’ Assembly crisis: APC NEC meeting may hold Tuesday

N’ Assembly crisis: APC NEC meeting may hold Tuesday

N’ Assembly crisis: APC NEC meeting may hold Tuesday

Saturday, June 13, 2015

S’Leone imposes curfew after spike in Ebola cases

N’Korea urges UN to probe US anthrax shipment

Friday, June 12, 2015

Australia clip Falcons’ wings

Daimler to close gap with rivals

Land Rover to introduce pothole alert system in vehicles

Range Rover customises convertible SUV for Queen Elizabeth

Boko Haram kills 37 in five Borno villages

13,000 ex-militants yet to benefit from amnesty programme

Police nab conmen in N500m fraud

Man dies in lone accident

FRIN wants govt to regulate forest activities

Osun workers’ salaries crisis beyond my control –Aregbesola

Buhari’s post-G7 summit speech jolts social media users

N8bn fraud: EFCC makes more arrests

Adebayo, Odumakin hail Mimiko’s free school shuttle

525 undergo cataract screening, surgery in Ogun

Police uncover ammunition in Abia school

Fire service boss tasks EMSL on standards

Ladoja, Ajimobi slug it out at election tribunal

Amosun tasks educators on computer-based teaching

NITDA defends role in public sector ICT devt

Westminster, UK varsity partner for undergraduate studies

Jonathan conceded defeat to cover up political atrocities –Kinsman

S’Court orders contractor to refund N85.6m to Benue

PDP ready for Saraki, Dogara defection–Party chieftains

Appointments: Be patient with Buhari, Joda tells Nigerians

NSC bans use of camouflage by para-military agencies

EFCC files fresh 50-count fraud charge against Sylva

British envoy visits Saraki, pledges capacity building for senators

Recognise Abiola as June 12 election winner –Amosun

‘Declare June 12 national holiday’

Obasa, Ikuforiji reiterate need to honour MKO

Adams, activists want National Stadium named after Abiola

Buhari plans military shake-up, angry with DSS

NASS: Ogor, others hail Saraki, Dogara’s emergence

NLC begs Dangote, Otedola to donate food to Osun workers

New AGF’ll probe Amnesty International’s report –Buhari

NEMA decries increased tanker fire cases

Emergence of senate president undemocratic –CLO

Buhari greets Sam Amuka at 80

APC makes U-turn, accepts Saraki as Senate President

Atiku, Tinubu fight to control APC

Chad put Keshi’s credentials to the test

Joshua will rule heavyweight – Klitschko

Spieth set for US Open

Eagles won’t underrate Chad – Samuel

Arsenal charged over Chambers

Beginning of a new era

Canada 2015: Brazil, France eye last 16

Germany won’t underestimate Gibraltar – Schweinsteiger

Brazzaville 2015: Coach warns wrestlers

I want to win more titles – Xavi

Ogu warns teammates

Eagles must not repeat Congo mistakes – Dimeji

Golden League: Emedolu hails Anambra

I’ll face Gatlin when I’m ready – Bolt

For the lover of ‘G’-spot

I remain single to retain my late wife’s memories –Prof. Akere

Missteps that altered APC’s NASS agenda

Asset declaration: Nigerians count days for Buhari

Boko Haram: Buhari and burden of political hypocrisy

Agrieved Senators have already taken a bow before Saraki –Dino Melaye

I missed being a mum–Adesida-Ojei, former Akure Regent

Four killed in Plateau attack

Hope rises for aspiring filmmakers

Whatever you value, you must preserve

I didn’t beg Ebube for forgiveness –Anita Joseph

When the older spouse is the preferred choice

Lagosians develop new love for bicycles •Riders lament riding on unsafe roads

Frequently Asked Questions (5)

Buhari can go anywhere he likes but he must defeat b’haram –Soyinka

Seizure boy: Mother goes into hiding as Lagos govt vows to prosecute father

Saraki should be expelled from APC with immediate effect

A President in the eye of social media

No man can tell me to quit acting –Elizabeth Daniels

I use my tattoos to cover scars –She Baby

Bus driver, mechanic in police custody for brutalising kids with hot iron, plank

I was scorned when I got pregnant –Waje

Fire disasters: Danger looms as petrol stations take over residential areas

Kidney failure: I never had a relapse –Paul Play Dairo

Keep your friends

95 prison inmates freed in Kaduna

What we’d do with our prize money –Nigeria Idol finalists

How former Gov. Sylva helped my career –Faze

To beat prostate cancer, have more sex

Gunmen abduct Tunisian consulate staff in Libya

EFCC files fresh 50 counts of fraud against Sylva

Interpol suspends 10-year partnership deal with FIFA

Tax fraud: Spain’s Princess Cristina stripped of title

Osun crisis, beyond my control – Aregbesola

Egypt Junior Open: Nigeria clinches seven medals

Tears as Buhari, wife meet Chibok girls’ mothers

Supreme Court orders contractor to refund N86m to Benue

Joda transition committee submits 800-page report to Buhari

APC makes u-turn, accepts Saraki as Senate President

Russian oil firms plan 10,000 jobs in Nigeria

Buhari travels to South Africa for AU summit

Participants at Egypt Cadet tourney hail Nigerian players

Power: CBN pays additional N7bn for gas

Ugwuanyi appoints SSG, media aides

ExxonMobil donates equipment, cash to six Nigerian varsities

Cattle thieves kill cattle owner, set motorcycle ablaze

Buhari eulogises Sam Amuka at 80

AGF’s first assignment is to probe AI’s report – Buhari

UN preaches peace ahead of CAR elections

unpaid salaries: Fresh protest rocks Osogbo

Mimiko to lead PDP Govs’ Forum

British envoy visits Saraki, pledges support

UNESCO condemns air strike on Yemen heritage site

Malaysia fines naked tourists £1,000

Russian journalists accuse authorities of destroying media

Credible 2015 polls reduced electoral petitions – IPAC

Tambuwal dissolves governing boards

African Union moots single currency

UN envoy quits as meditator in Burundi crisis

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo to step down

Zambia shuts schools over typhoid outbreak

US police officers to face charges over boy’s shooting

Ghana suspends Ebola vaccine trial

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Fashola counsels girl pupils on decency

PH student wins two awards

Buhari told to wage anti-graft war in education sector

Martins returns after nose surgery

Glo backs Eagles, Falcons for victory

We’re ready for Australia –Oshoala

NBSA invites 35 players for camping

Africa Cup 1C: Nigeria to play Zimbabwe, Zambia

Flying Eagles’ future still bright —Adepoju, Lawal

Aso Villa authorities reject 253 DSS officials

Facebook hosts 50 fake accounts of Aisha Buhari

NDIC submits 2014 audited financial statement to FRC

Ex-CBN governor, Sanusi, joins Blackstone

CBN adjusts naira-dollar exchange rate again

Court adjourns Auxiliary murder case till June 23

Mbu denies torture allegation by fraud suspects

Ayoku Babu brings PAFF-African series to Nigeria

Aderinokun’s daughter honours late father with gallery

Germany tactically better – Manu Garba

My customer experience

Before you buy that company, check its efficiency

Saraki’s pyrrhic victory

Buhari and APC interest

Return to regionalism now

Re: Aregbesola, pay your workers

APC and NASS elections

Lagos/Ibadan road overhead bridges

School awards scholarship to indigent pupils

Teach children to read, Adesanya advises parents

Computers, learning aids, important in schools –Amosun

NECO to introduce CBT in subsequent exams

Growing pains over unpaid salaries, allowances

Just like Ebola, MERS is deadly

When at work, stand for two hours to prevent heart diseases

New method detects early breast cancer via urine

The civic dimension of change

Hope is alive again

Assets: Need for public officers to go public

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Nigerians who hate America’s John Kerry

NASS: Between imposed and democratic candidates

Mr. President, you are holding the tiger by the tail

June 12: ARG remembers MKO, slams Kingibe

Lagos, Kwara APC clash over Tinubu, Saraki

Saraki’s emergence not illegal – NBA president

I’m Tinubu’s boy but Saraki’s election fair –Momodu

Between MKO’s June 12 and Saraki’s June 9

Spanish police, NIS collaborate to check forgery, trafficking

PDP begs NEMA to donate food to Osun workers

Terrorism: Africa should reject Western hypocrisy, CAS

MNJTF to deploy contingents July 30

Five injured as church collapses in Kogi

Housemaid arraigned for stealing N7m property

Police arrest housewife for throwing out sister’s daughter

Lagos cultists abduct former leader for leaving gang

Reconstitute NNPC board now, experts urge Buhari

Flour Mills introduces new products

Having role models can backfire —Ozzy Agu

I’m not insensitive to workers’ plight –Aregbesola

Saraki congratulates Dogara, seeks inter-chamber cooperation

P & G advocates improved infrastructure

Inflation rises to 9% – NBS

Cleric urges prayers for N’Assembly members

UBA gets reward for social infrastructure investment

B’Haram kills 37 in Borno

Lagos, others defend huge pension for ex-govs, deputies

N8bn scam: Banker made N30m in one deal, says EFCC

Multinationals take over non-oil exports from local operators

Bank stocks help NSE index end three-day slide

Kashamu’s extradition hearing begins June 25

BEDC, Elizade varsity to train power sector workers

Obey rebuilds village church, alma mater

We’ll follow due process to punish Saraki, others –APC

B’Haram: Buhari to present military’s needs to G-7

14-year-old flees home after dad raped her twice

ALGON rejects Wike’s plan to dissolve Rivers councils

Community development is our priority, says Ambode

Romania minister quits as PM faces confidence vote

African leaders urged to stop migrant crisis

Boko Haram kills 37 women in Borno villages

Accused persons admitted N8bn currency scam – EFCC

Dracula actor, Christopher Lee, dies at 93

June 12: Lagos, Oyo, Osun declare Friday public holiday

China ex-security chief jailed for life over corruption

Minimah visits front-line troops, commends courage

I’m preparing military needs for G-7 leaders – Buhari

INEC holds post-election retreat

Age falsification: Court reserves judgment in C’River gov’s case

Assembly approves Wike’s N10bn loan request

Lagos, others justify ex-governors, deputies pension laws

Aregbesola sacks UNIOSUN’s vice chancellor, others

Five injured in Kogi church collapse

Saraki congratulates Dogara, seeks inter-chamber collaboration

Gbajabiamila’s loyalists visit Dogara, pledge support

Kidnapping, a conspiracy against Fayose – Ekiti Assembly

Court hears Kashamu’s extradition application June 25

Community development my priority – Ambode

Court jails trader 21 years for raping six-year-old girl

Don’t witch-hunt Clerk, Assembly Commission, PDP tells APC

NIS, Spanish police partner to check human trafficking

P’Harcourt refinery to commence operations in July – NNPC GMD

US provides additional $10m for IDPs

Cleric advocates scrapping of security votes

Buhari kicks against six-month tenure for MJTF commander

FG urged to retain INEC staff for 2019 elections

NDLEA arrests soldier, six others in Bayelsa

Cairo court adjourns Aljazeera staff trial hearing

Nobel laureate resigns over ‘trouble with girls’ comment

15 dead, 31 missing in Nepal landslides

Unpaid salaries: NAP asks Aregbesola to resign

Martins Azubuike emerges Abia Speaker

Togo’s new PM takes office

Nigerian delegate to AU summit robbed in Johannesburg

DPR to demolish illegal petrol stations in Akwa Ibom

U-20 W’Cup: Flying Eagles bow to Germany

French PM to repay part of Champions League trip

19 militants killed in Libya’s Derna clashes

UN warns of worsening situation in Sudan’s Darfur

Pope creates tribunal for bishop child abuse cases

UN peacekeepers trade food, medicine for sex

Pregnant woman, 13 others test positive to MERS

Tunisia rescues hundreds of boat migrants

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Lagos tells residents of flood-prone areas to relocate

EFCC arraigns 14 foreigners for illegal oil deals

Ambode promises friendly environment for investors

Niger gov asks Aliyu to refund N2.9bn

Saraki, Dogara’s emergence may alter Buhari’s cabinet list

Unpaid salaries: Osun pensioners protest, lament members’ deaths

Cops arrest five for prof.’s murder

Police arrest boyfriend of missing UNILAG student

Police use tear gas on protesting YES beneficiaries

Three kidnappers arrested for death of 11-year-old girl

Man nabbed for torturing four-year-old son

Firefighter who collapsed during rescue operation dies

Pupil drowns in canal while running errand

Insurgency: Buhari, security chiefs meet over MJTF operations

NJC summons three under-performing judges

Tribunal begins hearing on Sylva, Murray-Bruce suit

Aso Villa authorities reject 253 DSS officials

FG moves to slash political office holders, others’ pay

Death toll in Rivers’ killer gin hits 66

Embattled Kashamu absent from Senate session on Wednesday

Tinubu’s wife refuses to shake hands with Saraki

Court frees Sylva of N19.2bn fraud charges

N’Assembly clerk notified of Buhari, APC lawmakers’ meeting –Presidency

Dogara’s election, a democratic revolution – Ex- speakers

Alleged Biafra secessionists accuse trial judge of bias

Kaduna receives 70 Clinton’s tricycle ambulances

28 APC senators walk out of Senate session

Importance of being unavailable in smartphone era

Twitter, Facebook now NASS leaders’ diaries

Advertising can kill your business

Police recover 10 stolen Rivers govt vehicles

Lagos not a no man’s land – Group

PDP could’ve produced Senate President, says Ogunlewe

Buhari should appoint ministers from opposition parties—Balarabe Musa

APC senators should support Saraki–PDP chieftain

APC may sanction Atiku, Tambuwal over N’Assembly elections

Plateau lawmakers elect Azi as speaker

‘APC senators’ revolt disturbing’

PIB, which way forward?

Check reckless driving

Towards improved electricty supply

Give Buhari free hand

Helping Osun pay salaries

Tissue culture, GMO and biotechnology revolution

Why we’ve not remitted N2.3tn NLNG dividends –NNPC

FG owes local contractors over N800bn –Report

Ways to finance your start-up

Customs destroy N4m poultry products at Seme

Eagles won’t handle Chad lightly –Keshi

Skye Bank to develop SME sector

Economy created 469,070 jobs in Q1 – NBS

How the APC shot itself in the foot

Things you need to stop worrying about

Contract approval time too long in Nigeria —SPE

Jaiz Bank declares N158m profit

Miners want industries to use local raw materials

Nigeria not a cheap team – Oshoala

Milan, Ibrahimovic talk

BoI, Taraba seal N700m MSMEs financing pact

Poor power supply subjects residents to deadly heat

Falcons were not shaken against Sweden –Umotong

Car sales drop as prices rise by 20%

Ribery targets July return

Poor sleep linked to memory loss

EFCC arraigns 14 foreigners for smuggling fuel

South Sudan: Thousands face starvation, warns Red Cross

US sends extra troops to train Iraqi army

Kashamu’s extradition process not over, says NDLEA

FG sets up panel to slash politicians, others salaries

Rivers killer gin: Death toll hits 66

Defection to PDP, absurd, laughable – Saraki

Military assures Zaki Biam residents of security

NJC summons three judges for low performance

Ambode hosts Dangote, assures investors of govt support

We will rescue kidnapped priest – Fayose

Niger asks Aliyu to refund N3bn allegedly looted fund

Ambode dedicates birthday to anti-cancer fight

One killed in police, cultists gun duel

Insurgency: LCBC to spend N13bn on N’East, others

Judge flays FG over delay in Ndume’s terrorism trial

Insurgency: Buhari, security chiefs in closed-door meeting

Thugs invade Onitsha Punch office, cart away items

Bayelsa tribunal begins sitting

You can’t sanction Saraki, Dogara, PDP tells APC

37 killed, many missing in Cameroon boat accident

Dogara’s election, a democratic revolution – Ex-speakers

Biafra secessionists accuse trial judge of bias

Marwa, supporters join APC

Don’t celebrate yet, cleric tells Fayose

Lawan’s group threatens legal action against Saraki’s election

20% of Nigerians prone to mental disorder – Psychiatrist

Abia oil worker’s kidnappers demand N2m

Pope approves sex abuse tribunal for bishops

I was blindfolded for two weeks – Kidnapped reverend sister

Kidnappers demand N20m for abducted Ekiti cleric

Bomb threat prompts White House press room evacuation

Protect girl-child, NGO urges NASS

Court dismisses N19bn fraud case against ex-gov Sylva

Unpaid salaries: Osun pensioners protest, lament members’ deaths 

UK deports Pakistani student despite ‘risk to life’

Tinubu’s wife snubs Saraki, Lawan takes oath of office

Borno pledges support for Military High Command in Maiduguri

Suicide bomber strikes Egypt tourist attraction

Pakistan hangs man ‘tortured’ into confessing murder at 15

Malaysia detains tourists over nude pictures on quake-hit peak

S’Korea sets up MERS clinics countrywide

Egypt announces plans for curbing overpopulation

Eagles will qualify for AFCON – Musa

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

We should’ve beaten Sweden –Falcons

Young entrepreneurs plan to promote economy

NLC seeks ILO support on employment, wages

Prostate cancer is curable if detected early

Even without methanol, ogogoro is a killer

Deutsche Bank, Fidelity restate commitment to international trade

THE Ondo State Commissioner for Information, Kayode

Ondo defends investment in education

‘Media crucial to conflict resolution’

Niger gov tells lawmakers to expose corruption

Court hears suit against govs’ pension laws today

Asian stocks sink

West African markets’ integration crucial for growth –Expert

Market capitalisation dips by N33bn

Couples need to be financially compatible

Organic fertilizer: Alternative to chemicals

How to avoid bad debt trap

SAHCOL spokeperson bags award

How SMEs can create better jobs

Messi eyes Copa America glory

French PM under fire over Champions League final

Oliseh, Onazi praise Falcons over Sweden draw

I’ll stop Germany –Enaholo

Re: Educating indigent varsity students

Note to Mr. President

Return of old prejudices

B’Haram and defence strategies

Attention, NERC

Still on Nigeria’s constitutional aberration

LASTMA and traffic enforcement

Adebayor’s kinsmen sad over family crisis

Digital tools that can make your business global

Nigerian pastors shun Linkedln

LBS fair set to showcase business opportunities

NLI inducts 27 associate fellows

Okiki wins Fuji to Bam, gets N750,000

Selling land changed my life —Baba Fryo

When intrigue meets revenge in N’Assembly

Re: Ministry, NACA to destroy N417m HIV, malaria drugs

15 million Nigerians at risk of asthma –Experts

CRR harmonisation by CBN is bad for the economy

Advice to the Eighth Parliament

The preventable Accra flood and explosion

Random thoughts on the Eighth National Assembly elections

Getting down to earth

Vandals cause pipeline explosion in Lagos

Woman tortured for stealing writes police commissioner

Edo LG workers protest, demand eight months’ salaries

Ghanaian still missing three months after police raid

Man hacked to death by lover’s son

Wike’s threat forces contractors to end strike

Surveyor killed in Bayelsa communal land dispute

Imo workers turn hospital into prayer ground

Suspected cult leaders arraigned in Edo State

Police recover 10 stolen Rivers govt vehicles

Saraki’s choice, APC nemesis – Babatope, Oyedokun

Punish Saraki, Dogara– Lagos APC

Buhari shouldn’t recognise Saraki, says Sagay

‘Maiduguri airport’ll soon re-open’

WHO urges FG to ratify anti-tobacco law

APC’s wobbly start in National Assembly

APC rejects Saraki, Dogara’s victory

African standards leaders to facilitate economic integration

RRS had 37 guns when I became governor – Fashola

Youths protest, as Edo phases out employment scheme

CAN urges churches to donate food to Osun workers

Uncertainty over TCN as Manitoba management contract expires

My administration has performed well, says Aregbesola

Benz S-Class tops luxury category rating

Integrated transport lessons from Sweden

50% of Nigerians need social housing —Experts

Forex dealer accuses Mbu of torture, threat to life

Mimiko seeks support for new Deji of Akure

Fayose advises caretaker chairmen on stomach infrastructure

Ekiti monarch leads protest against power outage

MNJTF: Nigerian army urges united regional action against B’Haram

More universities worsening unemployment, says NDE

NEITI urges Buhari to recover N1.4tn from oil companies

DPR, make modular refineries count

Developing a master plan for aviation industry

MTN commits N11bn to social responsibility projects

IS-affiliated militants take over power plant in Libya

Syrian rebels seize largest army base in Deraa

Badeh restates joint action against Boko Haram

Recover $7.5bn from oil firms, NEITI tells Buhari

Edo youths protest employment scheme cancellation

Atiku congratulates Dogara, Saraki, preaches focus on national interest

MERS cases in South Korea hit 87

Mass protest as Edo LG workers demand salaries

Buhari promises to work with Sakari, Dogara

My administration has performed well – Aregbesola

Ekiti Monarch leads protest against power outage

‎Health workers shelve nationwide strike for Buhari

N’Assembly leaders: Saraki, Dogara treacherous, disloyal, says APC

Two Gombe transport blast suspects arrested

Bayelsa demands immediate relocation of oil firms headquarters

Suit against governors’ pension laws for hearing Wednesday

Bayelsa: Tempers rise as INEC rejects APGA’s victory

El-Rufai reduces Kaduna commissioners from 24 to 13

CAN solicits food for Osun workers 

Party thugs disrupt 8th Katsina Assembly inauguration

Niger Assembly elects Marafa as Speaker

Egypt sentences 11 to death over deadly soccer riot

Lagos NURTW injects 100 buses to BRT

APC leaders, Senators peace meeting ends abruptly, Buhari absent

Ghana seeks $15bn to close infrastructure gap

G-7 leaders promise to help Buhari succeed

India arrests minister over fake degree

HSBC to shed 25,000 jobs globally

Five killed in China village shooting

Tanker accident: Stop blame game, PDP tells Ambode

Nigerian offline library begins operation

Saraki emerges Senate President

10 die in China floods

Inauguration: Police lock out journalists, workers from N’Assembly

Buhari meets APC lawmakers-elect today over leadership crisis

Car crash: Caitlyn Jenner sued again

UN proposes unity government to Libya factions

Monday, June 08, 2015

NASS Leadership: PDP adopts Saraki, Dogara

Educating the indigent university student

Still on Buhari’s asset declaration

Senate’s 46 bills

Fashola’s legacy

Stop influx of Asians

Executive, legislature must work for Lagosians ─ Ambode

Lagos sets up committee to curb tanker explosions

Heavy duty vehicles need stricter regulation– APC

Inter-agency rivalry rocks Aso Villa

Wike dissolves RSIEC

FG warns against consumption of ogogoro

Kwara, Edo Houses of Assembly elect new Speakers

Ondo ratifies Aladetoyinbo as new Deji of Akure

‘Don’t bemoan loss of presidency’

Court reopens Funsho Williams murder case

‘PDP not in a hurry for new chairman’

Ogun, Enugu, Kaduna elect new speakers

Court voids arrest warrant against Kashamu

N8bn scam: Court hears bail applications June 11

Deposed Akure monarch’s supporters protest new Deji’s appointment

Okiro alleges blackmail by journalist, PSC worker

JUSUN members harass official

Tension rises as Senators, Reps-elect pick leaders today

Military moves command centre to Borno

Imo command arrests child-stealing gang

Poor uterine lining, possible cause of infertility

Why do Ekiti people love Fayose so much?

Lagos oilfield to begin production this year

Enjoy the rains, stress-free

Motorcyclist lures, rapes pupil for six months

Of inauguration speech and ominous signs

Shareholders approve Skye Bank’s acquisition of Mainstreet Bank

Okowa promises wealth creation, agricultural reforms

Women take backstage in appointment of vice-chancellors

How to get action sports photos

Entrepreneurial study ’ll check unemployment —MAPOLY Rector

Think twice about your real estate legacy

VC advises govt on food security

Cops declare three wanted over mayhem during festival

Residents nab man for alleged money ritual

Ayeyemi to replace Essien as Ecobank CEO

Thirty-one years after, Buhari dangles same battleaxe

For Osundare, scholars want literature at the centre

Will Buruji Kashamu go to the Senate?

NCAA to probe Aero incident

US ex-police officer indicted in murdering black man

Fiorentina sack head coach Montella

NCAA to probe Aero flight diversion incident

G7 leaders end summit with pledges, warnings

Nigeria defeats Qatar, Iraq in ITTF Egypt Junior Open

Pistorius to be placed under correctional supervision

Ambode sets up panel to probe tanker crashes

Rugby: Nigeria pick tickets for AAG, Olympics qualifiers

Wike dissolves electoral, judicial commissions

SDP disowns Balarabe group over anti-Buhari comment

Ekiti women protest alleged imposition of monarch

Isiaka asks Ogun PDP lawmakers to oppose self-serving bills

Court seizes oil company’s accounts over N150m debt

Kashamu: Court nullifies arrest warrant, overrules extradition proceedings

I’ll quit Eagles after AFCON 2017, says Enyeama

IG directs arraignment of suspected cult leaders

Court re-lists suit on Funsho Williams murder

MDAs execute N156bn projects in Abuja

41 graduate with First Class in UNIPORT

Akure monarch: Ondo ratifies Aladetoyinbo, Regent kicks

Plateau to begin work on abandoned roads

Gbajabiamila, Monguno not imposed on us – Lawmaker-elect

Ghana mourns 200 flood, fire victims

FG plans enforcement of ban on ogogoro

You can’t be governor again, Dickson tells Sylva

[Photos] Buhari, world leaders at G7 summit

Ubosi emerges Enugu Assembly speaker

Court refuses to stop Gbajabiamila’s speakership bid

Ade Ayeyemi now Ecobank Group CEO

Military command control centre moves to Maiduguri

Oscar Pistorius to be released from prison

Deposed Akure monarch’s family protest new Deji’s appointment

Court remands N8bn currency fraud suspects in prison

Buhari seeks intelligence on Boko Haram’s link with ISIS

Okiro alleges blackmail by PSC worker, journalist

Edoror emerges Edo Assembly speaker

G7 threatens further sanctions against Russia

Amosun inaugurates Ogun Assembly, Speaker retains seat

Nigerian student in Japan solves 30-year-old maths equation

China deploys drone to catch cheating students

Zuma resists demand for release of miners’ massacre report

Cambodian ruling party chief Chea Sim dies at 83

U-20 W’Cup: Kaita hails Flying Eagles’ mentality

Obasa emerges Lagos Assembly Speaker

Jigawa trains 650 health workers on tropical diseases

Ali Ahmad elected Kwara Assembly Speaker

Iran spy trial of Washington Post reporter resumes

Italy’s north refuses to take more migrants

New York offers $100,000 reward for escaped prisoners

S’Korea shuts 2,000 schools as MERS cases increase

Sunday, June 07, 2015

Aladetoyinbo emerges new Deji of Akure

10 die in Maiduguri cattle market blast

‘Saraki’ll contest Senate presidency’

Boy accuses mum of beating father to death

Most Ekiti new lawmakers are miscreants –APC

Speakership: Dogara’s constituents ask for Buhari’s support

C’River gov woos investors with seaport

N’Delta youths back ex-CPC gov candidate for amnesty job

A’Ibom transporters protest against AKTC lease

Speakership: PDP tells Tinubu to caution APC

Speakership: Kogi lawmakers threaten to elect factional officers

Yuguda denies leaving N125bn debt for new gov

‘FG has neglected N’Delta pollution’

Davido graduates from Babcock varsity

I make, sell guns for N30,000 – Blacksmith

Unpaid salaries: Winners’ Chapel rallies food aid for Osun workers

Pay attention to environment, Ambode tells Lagosians

‘Govt must invest more in education’

Anglican church asks Buhari to diversify economy

N’Assembly posts: Saraki, Dogara set to defy APC

G7 Summit: Security, anti-graft war top Buhari’s wish list

Group seeks suspension of Obanikoro, Olorunoje from PDP

Sell Osun helicopter to pay workers, PDP advises Aregbesola

Osinbajo, Adeboye urge Nigerians to be honest

Shootings mar Bayelsa Assembly rescheduled election

Chibok girls, technology and education

High cost of governance

Law Union and Rock improves human capacity

Why we bought Mainstreet Bank – Skye Bank GMD

Only 1.5% NHF contributors get mortgage loans —FMBN

WAICA Re to issue share certificates

Three more years —Buffon

Stop complaining and do your bit for our hospitals

Stakeholders optimistic about affordable housing road map

Focus on viable revenue sources, CITN urges FG

JPMorgan may remove Nigeria from bond index Dec

BoI offers digital products to boost SME development

Man faces police probe over wife’s suicide

Foundations identify path to investment growth

New Nigeria beckons

Sanusi and CBN

Get rid of kidnappers

AFN Golden League begins Thursday

Euro clubs seek Elisha

Kingmakers appoint new Deji for Akure

Luxembourg denies foreigners right to vote

APC berates new Ekiti Assembly members

Buhari needs time to deliver – Onu

Buhari arrives Germany for talks with Obama, others

Wawrinka stuns Djokovic to win French Open

Democracy has returned to Rivers – Wike

Iraqi forces retake Baiji from ISIS – officials

Group ‎asks Buhari to revoke Tompolo’s pipeline contract

Buhari’s regional tour exposes APC’s hypocrisy – PDP

Fake doctor practises with friend’s licence for 10 years

Caution Lagos APC, PDP tells Tinubu

Aisha Buhari condoles with Yola blast victims

MERS Virus: 1 death, 14 new cases recorded in S’Korea

Sell helicopter to pay workers, PDP tells Aregbesola

Davido graduates from Babcock

Super Eagles donate money, food items to orphanage

Two dead, four injured in Borno suicide bombing

U-20 W’Cup: Awoniyi’s brace fires F’Eagles into second round

Russia not a threat to the West – Putin

Protesters, police clash ahead of G7 summit

Saturday, June 06, 2015

N’Assembly leadership: APC peace moves flop

Killer gin: Rivers community begins manhunt for suspect

El-Rufai bans fertiliser allocation to monarchs, politicians

Ghana airlines bar Nigerian from travelling

Ambode to meet tanker drivers, others Monday

How the tanker fire happened —LASEMA

APC picks Lawan as sole candidate for senate presidency …Saraki, others boycott primaries

Senators-elect caution Nigerians on public declaration of assets

Navy arrests three illegal refinery operators in Bayelsa

Another Lagos tanker fire razes 34 houses, 70 shops

LG polls: Rivers Assembly summons electoral commissioners

Suicide bomber hits Maiduguri again

Abduction: Ondo police warns regent’s family against ransom payment

Govs, eminent Nigerians condole with Obasanjo over sister’s death

Nigerian troops alone can’t fight Boko Haram – APC

Why Buhari, Osinbajo didn’t declare assets publicly — Aide

PDP crisis: Court to give accelerated hearing

Barcelona win fifth Champions League title

APGA elects Oye, Maku as National Chairman, Secretary

Soyinka decries continued captivity of Chibok girls

Buhari must ensure true federalism —Afenifere national leader

And then we should have our CAS (2)

Vegetable rice

We’ll guide President to govern right — ACF exco member

I haven’t given up on men –Uche Ogbodo

How is your marriage doing?

Black is beautiful

Between Elohor Aisien and Bisola Dejonwo-Tokan

Africa and the International Criminal Court

I’m still qualified to rule Bayelsa —Sylva

Buhari needs to build South-East roads —Ohanaeze president

Why I wrote a book on my late brother — Aisha Falode’s daughter

Lessons from jailing of Israeli ex-premier

President shouldn’t take confab report seriously — NEF secretary

Insurance confidence is rising in Nigeria – Smart

Funmi Omitowoju takes back seat

Cleft lip and cleft palate

Common problem of fuel scarcity

Idowu Mohammed’s radiance

Custody of children

Church camps 900 Boko Haram victims in Edo

Barcelona win UEFA Champions League, beat Juventus 3-1

Germany deploys 22,000 police officers at G7 venue

We’ll declare our assets publicly after verification – Buhari

Buhari leaves for G7 summit in Germany

Thousands of protesters call for Honduras president’s resignation

Lagos fire: Ambode summons tanker drivers, stakeholders

Gbajabiamila wins APC primaries

AFCON qualifier: Keshi explains Mikel, Ejide’s exclusion

Libya wants arms embargo lifted

Kuku denies lobby to head N’Delta amnesty programme

Sokoto LG reinstates 480 sacked workers

Reps speaker: Gbajabiamila, Dogara lead in APC primary

(UPDATED) Chinese cruise ship death toll rises to 396

Gambia expels EU Charge d’Affairs

Lagos explosion: Ambode sympathises as victims count losses

Tanker fire: Ambode plans drivers summit, victims count losses

Buhari right on foreign help against Boko Haram – APC

Suya fire ignited fuel of Lagos tanker fire – LASEMA

Taliban captures North-East Afghanistan district

Boko Haram raises operations, wants to subdue Nigeria – Atiku

Fuel tanker fire razes 40 houses in Lagos

I’ll be at Real Madrid next season – Bale

Danujma, Mohammed’s widow, others bag FG environment awards

Polio: Jigawa LG to immunise 80,000

S’Korea declares ‘war’ on MERS after fourth death

Veterans battle: Pirlo faces Xavi

China ship disaster death toll crosses 300

Friday, June 05, 2015

Juve, Barca set forBerlin WAR

Canada 2015 begins Oshoala leads Falcons

14-year-old basketballer eyes national team

French Open: Serena set to win third title

U-20 World Cup: Shofoluwe advises Manu

Man sets self ablaze after failed attempt to kill mother

C’ River anti-deforestation taskforce in timber fraud

Confusion as dead students ‘write’ exams at Okopoly

Police in Rivers kill armed robber in gun duel

Firm denies abandoning N10bn NDDC road project

Covenant varsity wins South Korea innovation awards

Christian journalists to honour Adadevoh

UNILAG Muslim alumni seek support for Buhari

Stakeholders canvass faster mobile money adoption

Manufacturer plans to build diaper factory in Nigeria

ICPC hails Shehu, Adesina’s appointments

Lawyers disagree over Amnesty International report

Over 120 escape death as Aero aircraft develops fault mid-air

ASCSN to Buhari: Shun dishonest ex-ministers

Fayose rides okada to Ekiti Assembly inauguration

Don warns political leaders against attack on critics

FRSC promotes 58 officers in Ogun, urges dedication

Contractors get 24-hour ultimatum to clean up PHC

Environment: FG awards six Nigerians

Death toll in Yola suicide bomb attack hits 45

Cut cost of governance, Soyinka tells Buhari

Ambode reviews insurance for police

FG, marketers agree to end petrol scarcity next week

Education college lecturers begin strike over pay

Insurgency: Ohanaeze flays AI’s call for Ihejirika’s trial

NIS recruitment probe poorly handled –Saraki

PPA sacks excos in four states

Buhari not behind impeachment plot against me –Fayose

Abia Assembly inauguration postponed, APGA kicks

Senate defends passage of 46 bills in one sitting

Nasarawa: Maku tells Al-Makura to resign

South Sudan seeks Nigeria’s assistance on security

Oil spill: 32 years after, S’Court orders Shell to pay N30m compensation

Speakership tussle divides Nasarawa APC

Don’t distract Buhari, group warns critics

Unpaid salaries: LAUTECH doctors give Oyo ultimatum

Senate Presidency: Saraki, Lawan camp ready for showdown today

Speakership: Reps still divided on choice of candidates

Boko Haram infiltrates mechanic workshops – NATA

We’ll reject imposition of Speaker, lawmakers tell APC leaders

Prosecute Nigerian Army, Boko Haram, UN tells Buhari

Senate Presidency: PDP lays fresh ambush for APC

Buhari moves to slash own salary, allowances

For me, cosmetic surgery is no-go area –Azeezat

I didn’t enjoy my marriage at all, not even for a day –Mandy

Boy develops seizure attacks, dislocates shoulder after father’s beatings

I’m involved in human trafficking to help my victims –Suspect

Kidnappers free NAN reporter as police arrest suspects in siblings’ abduction

Kidnappers of Kogi council boss demand N30m ransom

JTF arrests vessel with 1,500 tonnes of stolen diesel

It’s been three years of loneliness, pains – Spouses of Dana crash victims

Businessman laments as Ogun govt destroys N35m filling station

Yaw, Okey Bakassi crack ribs with YOU

Nigerian Idol 5: Tough battle for top 3

Ebere, Nigeria’s ex-banker dies in US after two years on life support

Akpororo fumbles at inauguration gala

‘House husbands’ more prone to infidelity –Study

Saidi Balogun, ex keep mum over marriage dissolution

Sammie Okposo, Gbenga Adeyinka ready for Yes Lecture series

Frequently Asked Questions (4)

Communities tackle IE as residents install ‘juju’ on transformer

The making of a presidential inauguration

Govt should solve the problem of gas, others –Ajifowobaje, MD, IE

Eedris Abdulkareem didn’t know my name –Timaya

Translating manifesto to manifestation

One phone call, two listeners: Jealous lovers’ new craze for phone hacking

Ajaero can’t go to court, he has no case –Wabba, factional NLC President

The everlasting impression

If your spouse’s friend is asking you out, what will you do?

Revealed: many Nigerians now trust clay safes more than banks

Buhari’s cabinet and the shape of things to come

Why I left Kennis Music –Capital FEMI

I was rebellious as a child –Tola Adeniyi, ex Daily Times MD

Yemi Alade, Oritsefemi thrill at Spirit of Lagos Award

Yola market blast death toll rises to 31

Malala’s suspected shooters acquitted in Pakistan

Sultan advocates compulsory study of history in schools

OPEC maintains current oil output

U-20 W’Cup: Ghana, hosts New Zealand advance, Argentina fail

Ex-Iraqi deputy PM Aziz dies in prison

Two suicide bombers killed as troops repel attacks

S’Court orders Shell to pay Delta communities N30m

Buhari mourns Ghana fire, flood victims

Police free Imo female NAN reporter, kidnappers held 

Ambode okays bigger insurance package for Lagos policemen

FG, marketers agree to end fuel scarcity next week

Supreme Court affirms Ado Ibrahim as Ebiraland monarch

Oyo NLC suspends strike

Fayose inaugurates 5th Assembly

NSCDC shuts 15 illegal security companies in Anambra

S’Sudan seeks Nigeria’s assistance on security training

Al-Makura appoints media aide

Saraki faults NIS recruitment probe by 7th Senate

Yola blast: Hospital seeks blood donations

Kogi LG director’s kidnappers demand N30m

Customs donate 300 bags of rice to displaced persons

Police free Kebbi’s 100-year-old woman from kidnappers

Five arraigned over Kenya university massacre

Libya factions call for national unity government

Polio reduces by 80% in Kano – Govt

China suspected in massive breach of US data

Remove oil subsidy

Thursday, June 04, 2015

INEC, wake up

Plight of Bakassi residents

Re: Return of subsidy debate

Nyako’s case

Serena in French Open final

Lagos thugs slaughter five after naming ceremony

Regent’s abductors demand N20m ransom

‘Devt of rural areas will stop rural-urban drift’

Lagos clears drainage channels for rain

Kidnappers abduct NAN reporter in Imo

Tanker kills special marshal boss, nine others

Man sells two-year -old son for N450,000

NSCDC arrests undergraduate over fake visa deal

Ex-minister’s steward steals boss’ N20m watches

Court orders NDLEA to suspend action on Kashamu’s extradition

Firm sues PDP, Ahmadu Ali over N70m campaign debt

We didn’t arrest Aregbesola’s son – Customs

Only losers look for excuses – Rivers REC

Buhari seeks more military actions against sect

B’Haram: US set to renew cooperation with Nigeria

APC, activist condemn attack on Punchman in Ekiti

N8bn scam: Suspects tricked CBN to deliver N1.6bn, says EFCC

ICPC quizzes Okiro over alleged N275m scam

Seventh Senate winds down, passes 123 bills in four years

No N3.2bn severance pay for Jonathan, others till 2016

N’Assembly leadership: APC shelves meeting with Senators, Reps-elect

‘Govt’ll focus more on agriculture’

Stop chasing foreign helps, Balarabe, others tell Buhari

Wike appoints PDP chair to manage Rivers waste

47 House of Reps members pass PIB

Suicide bombers hit Maiduguri, Yola again

N300bn fraud: EFCC grills ex-Borno gov for 7 hours

Mark, Ekweremadu left N’Assembly without convoy

Finally, Fayose survives impeachment plot

FG, marketers meet today over fuel scarcity

OPEC considers $80 as new oil price

CBN slightly adjusts naira-dollar foreign exchange rate

Buhari’ll sustain Niger Delta amnesty programme, says NNPC

US agencies to boost private capital in Nigeria

N8bn scam: ‘Cash assistant has N134m in account’

What has YouTube taught you?

Two Nigerian children selected as Champions League mascots

Ways to combat food cravings

Nigerians willing to buy fuel online – Report

Save your pet from mites

Greensprings pupils develop mobile web browser

So, Morocco attended Buhari’s inauguration?

Study suggests chimps have cognitive capacity for cooking

Digital skills for new age

Why we inaugurated Honour Roll Award —Unique Heights

Group cautions firms on risk management, regulatory capital

UniCem, transporters to curb vehicle breakdowns on highways

For Mega 99, time to invest in equipment

NSE index falls by 1.18%

20 Nigerians set for Champions League finale

Fans still await final release of book on Fela

Aderinokun’s daughter ‘rewards’ late father with gallery

Meeting deadlines using time management skills

Manu wanted more goals against Korea

US airline apologises over anti-Muslim discrimination

Toll rises in Ghana petrol station blast

Fulani herdsmen kill three villagers in Kwara – Police

AIG warns Rivers CP, others on crime rate

Bankers defrauded CBN N1.4bn in one deal – EFCC

After valedictory session, Mark,  Ekweremadu shun convoy

El-Rufai adopts Yakowa’s peace report on crises

Stop seeking foreign assistance, Balarabe, Falae tell Buhari

EFCC quizzes Sheriff for seven hours

Court summons NDA commandant, general risks imprisonment

APC condemns attack on Punch reporter, demands prosecution

Reps approve 15 special advisers for Buhari

Umahi reverses appointment of 16 new perm secs

Ambode didn’t ask LASTMA to stop offenders arrest – Lagos

NSCDC arrests undergraduate, two others over visa scam

Killer drink: Rivers ban sale, consumption of local gin

47 Reps pass PIB

I’ve forgiven you, Fayose tells outgoing lawmakers

My critics giving excuses for their defeat – Rivers REC

Buhari, Deby reaffirm commitment to tackle Boko Haram

Trailer crushes 10 in Ondo market

Firm sues PDP, Ali, over N70m campaign debt

Court orders NDLEA to suspend action on Kashamu

Gunmen kidnap NAN reporter in Owerri, demand N5m

Tanker crushes FRSC boss, family in Osun

Dokubo backs Uwazuruike’s Biafra agitation

NPF plans 6,000 housing units for junior officers – IG

Seventh Senate winds down, passes 123 bills

Seven dead in Baga explosion

S’Africa to investigate FIFA bribery allegations

Mazda recalls 75,000 cars

APC postpones meeting with N’Assembly members-elect

Police rescue Kogi commissioner

Mubarak to be retried over 2011 killings

Scores dead in Accra petrol station blast

Ex-FIFA executive Blazer admits taking bribes

U-20 W’Cup: Nigeria thrash Korea DPR 4-0

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Senate passes anti-rape bill, 45 others in 10 minutes

EFCC quizzes ex-Borno gov, Modu Sheriff

Fayose’s thugs beat PUNCH correspondent in Ekiti

Study finds blood thinners useful for cancers treatment

Health tip: Invest in your health

Vitamin D, calcium don’t reduce menopause symptoms

Could type 2 diabetes shield against ALS?

Every govt needs a strong opposition – Odigie-Oyegun

Our world, ever green

Dark matter’s deep reach

Makoko: A riverine slum opens its door to more Beninoise

20 UNN students feared dead in auto crash

Suicide bomber kills four in mechanic workshop

Military capable of defeating B’Haram – Buhari

$60bn debt does not scare us —Osinbajo

Court threatens to jail NDA commandant

TRS donates modern toilets to Lagos school

NBA seeks peace in Ekiti

Nigerian appointed commander multi-national task force

Kogi youths set ablaze police van

Ambode cautions LASTMA, VIO over harassment of motorists

I have evidence I won Lagos-West election – Adewale

Kwara asks police to uncover corps member’s killers

Lagos task force plans hotlines to report crimes

Cabinet delay doesn’t mean Nigeria is grounded, says FG

Rivers to relocate petrol tankers to curb fire tragedy

Court stops A’Ibom govt from collecting tolls

Senate okays 15 special advisers for President

Police may promote personnel with additional qualifications

AI wants Ihejirika, Badeh, others probed for war crimes … asks ICC, Buhari to launch investigation

APC NWC, lawmakers-elect meet today over N’Assembly leadership

Buhari capable of leading Nigeria, says Edwin Clark

N8bn scam: Cash assistant has N134m in one account, says EFCC

A prayer for Buhari

Colour blindness cause identified

Building capacity in the capital market

For improved electricity

Ikpeazu appoints SSG, media aides

Ogu voted best player in Israel

Stop misusing Excess Crude Account

West Brom worried over Anichebe

Teaching six to 10-year olds about money

Chelsea’s losing streak continues on Star Superfans

Asia stocks slip as euro rises

Let us be patient

Oribamise, Ayinla target gold in Egypt

Nishikori loses

Secrets nobody tells you about personal branding

Keshi can’t afford mistakes against Chad – Dosu

CBN and lack of new notes

LG autonomy and control

Rodgers stays in Liverpool

Dawes Island field operation on course –Petralon Energy

Heavy fighting resumes in Ukraine

Osinbajo in Onitsha, laments deaths, losses in tanker fire

I’ll study, act on Amnesty’s report – Buhari

Cash assistant, others have post property in S’Africa – EFCC

Kano records first heavy rain

Court threatens to jail NDA commandant for disobedience

FBI to probe Russia, Qatar World Cup bids

Ruling parties need strong opposition – Odigie-Oyegun

Businesses losing N500m weekly to fuel scarcity –  Chamber

Rivers to relocate fuel trucks over fire accidents

Every administration needs a strong opposition – Odigie-Oyegun

Kogi mob burns police patrol van over pedestrian’s death

Nigerians won’t regret electing me, says Buhari

Customs seize 449 sacks of Indian hemp in Ogun

Nigerian appointed MNJTF commander

Borno plans special camp for pregnant displaced persons

50 civil servants sue ex-gov Aliyu, demand N100m

Military capable of eradicating Boko Haram – Buhari

Mutiny: Convicted soldiers ask court to stop hurried execution

AI’s report, pure blackmail – Olukolade

Rapists, others risk life imprisonment as Senate passes bills

Speakership: Jibrin withdraws, backs Dogara

UNN students die in auto crash

We’ll allow APC elect Senate President – PDP

Kidnappers abduct Regent, three others in Ondo

Thugs beat Punch correspondent in Ekiti

My life in danger for attacking Sylva – APC leader

Edo Assembly okays sacking of suspended LG boss

US urges stiffer opposition to Nkurunziza’s third-term bid

Buhari capable of leading Nigeria – Edwin Clark

Ondo policemen kill driver in custody, label him armed robber

S’Africa’s business operators lament as outage worsens

Court stops A’Ibom, ministry from collecting tolls

Senate passes 46 bills in 10 minutes

AI wants Badeh, Ihejirika, others tried for war crimes

Senate okays Buhari’s request to appoint 15 advisers

Ikpeazu appoints SSG, 14 other aides

Real present Benitez as new coach

South Sudan insists on expelling UN official

Interpol issues wanted alerts for two ex-FIFA officials, others

Nobel Prize winner Irwin Rose dies at 88

U-20 W’Cup: Iheanacho, Success to be dropped

S’Korea confirms five new MERS virus cases

APC lists criteria for Senate presidential candidate

Blatter under investigation by US authorities – Report

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

The right dose of exercise for a longer life

Cholera outbreak hits Jos as water scarcity persists

‘African medicine not inferior’

ABUTH doctors begin strike over unpaid salaries, allowances

Fund postgraduate medical training, medic tells Buhari

Foundation, others move to combat malaria

Group to honour Adadevoh, Ebola survivors

Nigeria’s problems can’t be solved in a day – APC

Wike orders Perm Secs to produce 18-month account details

Shady oil deals: Reps reject move to absolve Diezani

Fayose writes Buhari, offers to nominate minister

Buhari seeks Senate approval to appoint 15 advisers

Osun earned N204bn in four years –Aregbesola

Aisha Buhari mourns Al-makura’s mother-in-law

C’ River gov scraps weekly council meeting

European markets slide on Greece concerns

Nigeria’s federalism lopsided, says Ijaw National Congress

AU, ASUU urge Morocco to free Western Sahara

Why we didn’t stop Nigerian who joined ISIS –Turkish envoy

Ministry, NACA to destroy N417m HIV, malaria drugs

Ex-militants ask Buhari to ignore Dokubo-Asari

We’ll help Buhari ensure food security –Farmers

PDP alleges plot to compromise election tribunals

Women ingest, hide drugs in private parts

Coroner rules on Synagogue tragedy July 8

Buhari likely to head oil ministry in new cabinet

Buhari urges peace in N’Delta

EFCC quizzes Nyako for another eight hours

AMCON’s stake in banks, others worth N100bn – Chike-Obi

Civil servants want Ambode to stop using consultants

Senators, Reps to leave with 109 jeeps, 360 exotic cars

Veterinary doctor bags leadership award

New NIPC boss promises investment inflows

Suicide bomber kills 50 after shouting Sai Buhari

Fitness motivation

NSE index rises marginally amid low investor appetite

Kwara residents apprehend suspected ritual killer

Nigeria gets four slots in Ranger Odyssey contest

Nigeria’s constitutional aberration

Adesokan wants early preparation for AAG

NERC to set estimated electricity billing limit

Now’s the time to rid your body of fats

Dawn of a new era

How to grow the mining industry

As Muhammadu Buhari steps in

Kwara Express receives 42 new buses

Blatter to quit amid FIFA corruption scandal

States and subsidy removal

Lagos tanker fire destroys 40 shops, 25 vehicles

Adams targets Baku gold

Mourinho praises Mikel, slams Ruben

Mitsubishi Pajero delights with Android, car-play

Keshi retains Salami, Egwuekwe for Chad

Expectations from Buhari

Buhari: It should be first things, first

Toyota Nigeria showcases redesigned Hiace

Why you should stop smoking, now!

Canada court orders tobacco firms to pay $12bn

Uganda opposition threatens election boycott

AFCON qualifiers: Amuneke, Kaita advocate discipline, planning

Kogi judiciary workers begin strike over judge’s kidnap

Japan to build 225 classrooms in Oyo

APC summons its N’Assembly members over leadership tussle

Ayade appoints C’River SSG, retains Ita as CPS

Councillors move to impeach Anambra LG boss

I won’t forget Niger-Delta development – Buhari

Applicants to write police exams

Workers protest, demand sacking of NEPAD ‘illegal’ boss

UNN shut as students protest lack of electricity, water

NDLEA arrests 31 drug suspects in Anambra

Speakership: Group invites Gbajabiamila, Dogara for debate

NDLEA serves Kashamu extradition notice

Synagogue: Coroner gives verdict July 8

Osun earned N204 billion in four years – Aregbesola

Senate Presidency: Forum to release list of Lawan supporters

Fear of losing senators at tribunals grips PDP

FIFA President Blatter resigns, calls for new election

Shekau absent in Boko Haram’s latest video

Why we didn’t stop Nigerian joining ISIS – Turkish envoy

Service chiefs to plan command’s relocation to Maiduguri

Bauchi gov freezes govt accounts, slashes own salary

CJN, Babalola seek reform of legal profession

Ikpeazu dissolves Orji’s cabinet

EFCC arraigns CBN officials, others for N8bn currency scam

88 deaths, 98 accidents recorded in five months – Edo FRSC

Nigeria’s federalism lopsided – Diete-Spiff, Alamieyeseigha

We won’t interfere with N’Assembly leaders’ election – Odigie-Oyegun

30 dead in Maiduguri bombing

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