The Punch News Archive for October 2015

Friday, October 30, 2015

Bizarre! Robbers force varsity students to have sex with one another

Lamentations, deaths trail abandoned roads in Ogun border towns

How I was robbed –Mercy Aigbe-Gentry

My wife thought I was a fraudster when I made my first million –Ali Baba

Fatherhood made me take a break from music –Wande Coal

Project Fame has made my dream come true –Jeff

I did not cancel N8.9m show with AUN –Wizkid

Singing Myths: True or false? (V)

My height doesn’t stop me from being fashionable –Shade Olona

I was careful in choosing my friends –Olaoluwa, RUN best graduate

My relationship with Bidemi Kosoko, Seyi Edun –Funmi Awelewa

Mothers, what happened to your gold?

Should Nigerian entertainers pay tax?

Nigeria haulage industry’s worth N300bn –Okugbeni

Never underestimate the power of a smile

UN asks Africa to change policy for food security

S’African women protest against Zuma ‘sex act’ painting

Battle for Yemen’s Taiz takes rising civilian toll

Umahi tackles Ebonyi Assembly over commissioners’ summons

Bye-election: Army restricts movement in Borno

APC carpets PDP for attacking judiciary

We’re not considering naira devaluation, CBN gov insists

Nigerian content, key to national security, says Kentebe

Katsina will continue payment of WAEC/NECO fees – Masari

Court stops Sanusi from demolishing Kano ex-Emirs’ tombs 

Fuel scarcity: Bauchi sets up petroleum monitoring committee

Walkout: PDP senators express confidence in Saraki

FG arraigns Orubebe for N70m bribery Nov 9

Baghdad probing deadly attack on Iran opposition camp

Sodomy: Kano shuts boys college, orders probe

Russia denies ‘collusion’ in 2018 World Cup bid

Ayade suspends perm sec over ban on school devotion

Old boy, Adebutu, donates N50m e-library to Lagos college

Buhari mourns Plateau PDP candidate, Pwajok

Court jails seven oil thieves 84 years

Blatter blames US for travail

21,105 cases pending in Edo courts – CJ

FAO seeks review of forestry laws in Nigeria

Greece rescues 138 migrants off Kalymnos island

Ignore test messages on BVN disclosure – CBN

Syria anti-IS activist, friend’s beheaded bodies found in Turkey

Customs sack 35 top officers

Don’t issue passport to terrorists, kidnappers – NIS boss

PDP backs opposition senators’ stand on Amaechi

Uboh: Court fixes Dec 14 for written addresses’ adoption

Insurgency cripples Borno leather business – Stakeholders

Nasarawa denies diversion of bailout

Civil War: FG to settle N100bn suit out of court

Appeal court dismisses Saraki’s appeal against CCT

Aisha Buhari commends Ambode’s donation to displaced persons

13 suspected cultists remanded for murder in Lagos

Syrian jets target market, kill civilians

Warplanes attack IS strongholds in Libya’s Sirte

Mixed reactions greet Amaechi’s confirmation online

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Millennials define frugality differently

Amuneke hails hat-trick hero, plots Brazil downfall

Eaglets make history

Boko Haram: Eto’o calls for more action

NFF queries Siasia

Oliseh invites Martins, Iheanacho

Now, Germany’s mind works faster than machine

INEC must not rest on its laurels

Osun: Sun below the horizon?

A special headache for the Special One

Aside processed meat, over 50 foods cause cancer

Business management tips for SMEs

The five senses experience

Lagos traffic, robberies worrisome – Ambode

CJ advocates separate budget for judiciary

AIG warns Lagosians against flashy lifestyle

‘New equipment’ll improve power supply in Epe’

Buhari advises accountants on public funds management

Sylva’s team accuses Dickson of diverting N88bn loans

Akinola wants Buhari to create Peace Day

A’Court delivers judgment in Saraki’s case today

Senate confirms new INEC boss, five other commissioners

PDP senators stage walkout as Senate clears Amaechi, others

Amosun warns new commissioners against graft

Politicians, major threat to fair polls – Jega

Pwajok, Plateau PDP gov candidate, dies at 49

Pro-Biafra agitators are miscreants – Obasanjo

Dele Giwa: Omeben’s claims disgraceful, says Soyinka

B’Haram war can’t end by December – Obasanjo

Ohanaeze cautions pro-Biafra activists, dismisses secession threats

A’Court upholds Ondo PDP lawmaker’s victory

Emulate Jega, lawmaker tells INEC commissioners

Intellectual property system and African creativity

Stopping elite youths from joining terrorists

Autopsy of Nigeria’s failed privatisation programme

MTN gets Nov. 16 deadline to pay N1.04tn fine

Pregnant woman, others faint in Ogun, Lagos traffic

Naira won’t be devalued – Osinbajo

Nigeria to phase out Tokunbo cars by 2034

Mother arrested for attempting to sell baby

Five customs’ deputy comptrollers resign

Punch named one of Nigeria’s top 50 brands

Okada riders injure five policemen in Lagos riot

Abductors abandon 10-year-old pupil in bush

18-year-old slits peacemaker’s neck

Civil defence arrests five for illegal dredging in Ogun

Tablet market slumps as buyers find alternatives

11 dead, 40 missing in Aegean refugee boats’ accident

Electronic voting in Nigeria inevitable, says INEC Chairman

Dele Giwa: Omeben is a disgrace, says Soyinka

Reps query CBN’s N400bn intervention projects

‘NAF conducts 1,488 airstrikes against B’Haram in two months’

Palestinian killed in latest stabbing attack in W’Bank

Committees: Another Rep rejects Dogara’s appointment

Rwandan parliament votes to extend President Paul Kagame’s rule

Nigeria’s economy may get worse – Bauchi gov

Lagos-Ibadan express way gridlock in pictures

Amosun warns commissioners, SAs against graft

No more division in our party – APC

Gunmen abduct Ondo company’s nurse, damand N35m

Again, FG rules out devaluation of naira

I was a victim of Boko Haram — Samuel Eto’o

Amaechi’s ministerial confirmation, victory over darkness – APC

Tight security in Ife as Ooni-elect continues installation rites

Appeal court decides Saraki’s CCT trial on Friday

Gunmen kidnap Sylva’s running mate’s 105-year-old mother in Bayelsa

Politicians, threats to credible elections – Jega

Nominees’ approval, confirmation of party unity – APC

Oliseh recalls Martins, invites 22 others for W’Cup qualifier

Ambode expresses concern over gridlock, traffic robberies

Toddler dies as Iraq downpour wreaks havoc

Germany’s Deutsche Bank to slash 15,000 jobs

UN backs probe into human rights violations in Burundi

Nigeria, Africa need more political stability, security – Buhari

Resurgence of kidnapping worries Dickson

Amaechi appointed as minister

Rivers market women protest cancellation of Wike’s election

Senate in hot debate over Amaechi’s appointment as minister

Hoodlums attacking commuters on Oshodi bridge

Senate approves Khadija Abba Ibrahim, others as minister

Senate in closed-door session over confirmation of Amaechi, others

MTN seeks S’African embassy’s assistance over N1.04tn fine

Police arraign three teenagers for gang-raping 13-year-old girl

NFF didn’t support Odegbami for FIFA presidency – Amiesimaka

Police arraign three boys over gang rape of 13-year-old

Human head: Man, 75, others arraigned in Ekiti

China may abolish one-child policy

Nigeria needs N12tn to feed population by 2050 – Expert

C’River’s farmers lament inability to access $26.3m grant

(UPDATED) Plateau PDP gov candidate, Pwajok, dies in India

Guinea records three new Ebola cases

DPP denies signing letter to investigate Lamorde

Italian coast guard rescue over 1,000 migrants off Libya

Strikes kill 35 in Syria hospitals – MSF

Anxiety surrounds health of Plateau PDP gov candidate, Pwajok

Supreme Court dismisses Ihedioha’s appeal against Okorocha

Eaglets crush Australia, tackle Brazil for semi-finals ticket

Lust, fraud turn varsities to slaughterhouses (2)

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Stakeholders of mental health advocacy

For your guts to be trustworthy, eat right

Tuberculosis, most deadly infectious disease —WHO

Siasia raises the alarm on Olympics ticket

Musa can help Ighalo score plenty of goals – Semitoje

Blatter blames Platini, bad losers

African qualifiers: Dolphins intensify preparations

Enyimba beat Kwara, remain on top

Don’t abuse judges, CJN cautions politicians

Police arraign lawyer for diverting company’s N50m

Customs officer, wife arrested for buying twin babies

PUNCH journalists make final list of continental awards

Activists demand trial of ex- NNPC employee accused of murder

Carpenter in court for raping 10-year old in Ogun

Seven arrested for stealing cables in Bayelsa

Osun, Kwara speakers call for legislative autonomy

Court adjourns Dasuki’s trial, prosecution witnesses now eight

Senate queries N63.5bn Abuja airport contract

Reps summon CBN governor again over BVN

Ooni: Giesi patriarch happy to witness Ogunwusi’s reign

Civil servants determine govt’s success – HoS

Dead student not treated by us – FUNAAB

Ambode, commissioners to hold economic retreat

Justice reform committee wants forensic lab in Enugu

ACF commends military for onslaught on Boko Haram

Buhari won’t appoint coordinating minister for economy – Osinbajo

Treating minor ailments abroad shameful – Jega

How to take bribes and not be corrupt

Retirees to earn N14,400 as minimum monthly pension

Buhari: Trial of looters’ll continue for many years

Educating herdsmen without policy change is pointless –Falae

Why are men abandoning their homes?

No pay, no work, judiciary workers tell Obiano

Revisiting the historic 1959 general election

Installation rites begin as Ooni-elect arrives in Ife

Govt revenue dips by N47.14bn

FG blames energy crisis on population growth

Sanusi strips Bayero’s son of title

LASG takes 80% of council funds, says Ogunlewe

A ministerial nominee’s greenwash

Stanbic IBTC has a case to answer – FRC

Soldiers rescue 338, kill 30 Boko Haram insurgents

Devaluation: Sanusi’s faux pas

Rivers tribunal: PDP writes CJN over judgments

Ministerial nominee faults JAMB’s admmethod of amission

Commissioners, legislators jeeps are govt vehicles – Enugu

Homeless Pakistan quake survivors face cold weather

Soldiers kill 30 Boko Haram militants, rescue 338 victims

Your appeal will fail, Ajimobi tells Ladoja

FUNAAB probes female student’s death, faults protesters

Buhari won’t appoint coordinating minister of economy – Osinbajo

Ignore Sanusi’s call to devalue naira, withdraw subsidy – NLC

Don’t abuse judges, CJN warns politicians

NPFL week 35: Eyimba maintain lead, beat K’Utd 1-0

Senate rejects sanction for N63bn airport runway scam’s masterminds

We won’t present candidate against Wike in rerun – IPAC

Dickson’s special adviser resigns

Soldiers capture four insurgents in Adamawa

ACF urges military to intensify anti-Boko Haram operation

Again, Reps summon CBN governor over BVN

Police arrest seven PHED cables’ vandals in Bayelsa

Reps investigate N400bn airport modernisation projects

Court adjourns Dasuki’s trial

Buhari congratulates Ouattara on his re-election

Troops kill 30 Boko Haram fighters in Sambisa – Army

Some policies may hurt business, Buhari admits

Lagos attorney-general seek advocates prompt dispensation of justice

Osun lecturers suspend strike

Kaduna unveils primary health care law 

Trial of looters will be continuous – Buhari

Ile Ife stands still as Ooni-elect arrives  

Rivers verdict: Big blow to impunity, hooliganism, says APC

Planned judges’ transfer stalls Atuche’s N125bn fraud trial

The seven official FIFA presidential candidates

Turkish police raid offices of opposition TV channels

Bayelsa denies APC claim of N12bn loan for poll

OAU VC sets agenda for Ooni-elect

Seven candidates to contest FIFA presidency

Sokoto senator’s withdraw petition against ministerial nominee

Buratai decorates 2,903 gallant soldiers in Mubi

Akwa Ibom woos Chinese investors, offers tax relief, land

Calm returns to DR Congo after army, rebels’ clash

Ivory Coast’s Ouattara re-elected by a landslide

FBI opens probe into violent arrest of black student

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Know your parents’ health issues

Eight candidates confirmed for FIFA presidency

Eagles coordinator defends Oliseh

Police quiz fuji musician, Wasiu, over student’s shooting

Friend deceived me into killing wrong person – Cultist

Court dismisses charge against woman accused of blinding stepson

Undergraduate arrested for pretending to be kidnapper

Fire guts Lagos factory, buildings

Court denies MASSOB supporters bail in Port Harcourt …as police set supporters free in Anambra

Entrepreneurship in the digital & mobile age

NNPC to cut oil buyers to 16

Eagles won CHAN ticket for Oliseh – Salami

FRC sanction: Stanbic IBTC stocks shed N22.4bn

Power supply dips as Egbin plant loses 153MW

Peterside knocks Wike for anti-judiciary comment

B’Haram: FG shops for N233bn to rebuild N’East

Committees: Drama as Reps reject Dogara’s appointments

Edo, Enugu JUSUN wins N152m autonomy suit

Tribunal upholds Ajimobi election, Ladoja heads for A’Court

Govt destroying petroleum downstream subsector – Operators

Lagos appeals judgment on LG caretaker committees

I receive four traffic robbery alerts daily –Lagos CP

‘Lagos population, good for business’

Omeben thwarted investigation into Giwa’s murder – Ray Ekpu

Enugu workers angry over SUV purchase for legislators

S’Court ruling: Nobody can steal my mandate, says Wike

Ikeja Golf Club trustees risk jail term for contempt

Buhari, Saraki, govs hail new Ooni, congratulate Aregbesola

‘NAF pilots hit B’Haram’s ammunition dump’

New UI VC, Olayinka, calls for support

Ministerial screening stalls Indian’s trial for N32bn fraud

ICPC, not EFCC, should probe Lamorde – Reps …say anti-graft body can’t be judge in its own case

Tasks before the new INEC board

PDP senators attack ministerial nominee over comments

When will APC stop politics and begin governance?

I’ve forgiven my critics, says Ooni-elect

We need to do something about this NTA

Nobody knows when B’Haram war will end– Gowon

Canada: The tale of Harper and Trudeau

Buhari mustn’t joke with secession threat – Braithwaite

Senate resumes Lamorde’s probe after ministerial screening – Melaye

Experts call for reforms in Spanish health system

Yemeni IDPs hit 2,305,048.

Banks, customers lose N4bn to electronic frauds

Amosun swears in commissioners, advisers on Thurs

Enugu workers kick over N11.5m lawmakers, commissioners’ SUVs

FG needs N233bn for North-East’s reconstruction

Senate summons NPA boss, others over Apapa gridlock

Ex-police chief frustrated investigation into Giwa’s murder – Ekpu

Attah quits politics, urges PDP to reorder steps

Edo to seize 60 tax defaulters’ property, SAN kicks

Judiciary autonomy: Court orders banks to debit Edo,  Enugu

Buhari won’t interfere with anti-graft agencies probes – BMSG

Again, Reps ask FG to declare emergency on unemployment 

Be fair to all, Dickson tells judges, lawyers

Troops raid pirates, kidnappers’ hideouts, recover weapons

I’m still Rivers speaker, Owaji-Ibani insists

Govs hail Ooni-elect, ask for support

Chile recalls envoy to Peru over border dispute

Lagos appeals judgment declaring LG caretaker committees illegal

Reps take over recovered assets’ probe from EFCC

Ambode’s job, most challenging worldwide – Italian envoy

Buhari congratulates new Ooni of Ife

ICC urges India to arrest Sudan’s al-Bashir

Police arrest 11 over attack on Al-Makura’s convoy

Court remands cleric, others for beheading four-year-old boy

APC can’t steal my mandate – Wike

Camping: NYSC exempts nursing  mothers, pregnant corps members

Sokoto plans three micro finance banks, SMEs’ bill

Tribunal upholds Ajimobi’s election

N32bn fraud: Ministerial screening stalls Nigeria-based Indian’s trial

Wike: Rivers APC hails S’Court’s verdict

Kaduna police invade rustlers’ hideouts, recover ammunition

Pakistan deploys military helicopters as quake toll reaches 300

FAAN faults Port Harcourt’s airport ranking

Osogbo residents ask FG to caution petroleum marketers

Turkish police detain 30 in Islamic State raid

Nigeria under Buhari will be better soon – PDP Chief

Lawyer advocates death sentence for corruption

Supreme court dismisses Wike’s appeal against tribunal

40 bodies recovered on Libyan coastline

Families of South Asia quake victims bury their dead

Tight security as tribunal decides Ladoja’s petition against Ajimobi

[Sponsored post], Nigeria’s up and coming online shopping fashion mall

Monday, October 26, 2015

Now that you’re 50

Managing children with cerebral palsy (2)

Avoiding poor business practices

When to sell a property

S’Court delivers judgment on Wike’s appeal today

Ex-militants threaten violence over unpaid allowances

EFCC grills Akpabio’s accuser for several hours

Don’t plunge Nigeria into crisis, group tells PDP

Amaechi’s screening by Senate in order, says Presidency

‘EFCC case fabricated to smear Ogunwusi’

Aregbesola’s approval, executive lawlessness – Osinkola

Ogunwusi’s greatness predicted before birth – Father

Alleged N1tn diversion: FG orders EFCC to probe Larmode

New Ooni arrives in Ife today

FG files fresh charges against Dasuki

Reject electricity tariff hike, MNTT tells Buhari

Processed meat can cause cancer – WHO

Reps back Dogara on committees’ sharing

Tribunal sacks Rivers Speaker, 19 other PDP lawmakers

Senate screens new INEC nominees today

Tribunals uphold Lalong, Okowa’s elections

Afenifere knocks Kwankwaso for insulting Yoruba elders

Govt interference frustrated Dele Giwa’s murder probe – Omeben

Man arraigned for N1.1m fraud in Edo

Baale’s car kills seven-year -old on school premises

Cynthia’s murder: Court adjourns for final argument

Mechanic stabs friend to death over ex-girlfriend

Gunmen in army uniform abduct Bayelsa community leader

Will Eze Ndigbo title survive as a cultural product?

Ogun residents, traders cry out over bad roads

GOtv Boxing: Joseph destroys Fatai, wins N1m

Civil Defence praises athletes

Onosode: To Mr. Integrty, good night

JAMB modifies admission procedure for 2015/16 session

De-politicising the anti-corruption war

Use technology to check insecurity, experts urge FG

Nigerian varsities lack infrastructure for quality research – Okebukola

Mimiko appoints APC chieftain’s wife as commissioner

New salaries: RMAFC officials relocate to Owerri

PDP governors’ll meet over Rivers tribunal judgment – Mimiko

Eaton wants more data centres in Nigeria

Banks invest N8bn in customers’ biometric registration

Feed schoolchildren with security vote

Lagos and challenges of rapid urbanisation

Spain dissolves congress, holds general election Dec 20

Afenifere berates Kwankwaso for ‘insulting’ Yoruba elders

Oyo tribunal decides Ladoja’s petition against Ajimobi

Students tackle FUNAAB’s medical staff over female colleague’s death

Three civilians killed in Mali landmine explosion

50 child traffickers jailed in Edo, Delta – NAPTIP

Boko Haram fighters fleeing but deadly – AIG

Wike: PDP summons emergency national caucus meeting

Rivers tribunal judgment embarrassing – Mimiko

Buhari receives WHO’s polio delisting certificate, promises

Corruption: EFCC grills Akpabio’s accuser

Court adjourns lawsuit on Ojukwu’s property

APC dares Wike to appeal tribunal judgement

S’Court delivers judgment on Rivers tribunal’s jurisdiction Tuesday

Why Nigerian medical students troop overseas – FG

Ooni: Contestants hail Ogunwusi’s appointment 

I’ll appeal Delta gov election tribunal’s verdict – Emerhor

Committee sharing, fair to all -Reps

Appeal Court upholds Kwankwaso’s election

Saraki urges Ooni-elect to work for national unity

Alleged N1trn diversion: Justice Ministry orders Larmode’s probe

Amaechi’s screening: Senate in order says presidency

Anambra Police release Radio Biafra director’s supporters

Ex-militants threaten violence over unpaid three-month allowances

Court adjourns for final argument in Cynthia’s murder case

Tribunal upholds Okowa’s election, dismisses Emerhor’s petition

Ex-militants threaten violence over non-payment of allowances

Lagos plans to battle crime, gridlock with three helicopters

Subsidy removal will force down petrol price – Marketer

64 killed, 400 injured in Pakistan earthquake

UN population chief to assist Borno displaced persons

Yola blast’s death toll hits 70, poly loses four students  

Plateau: Tribunal upholds Lalong’s victory, dismisses Pwajok’s petition

Plateau election tribunal bars journalists from judgment venue

Saudi court confirms Shia cleric death sentence

Massive earthquake shakes South Asia

Gunmen in army uniform abduct Bayelsa community leader 

Indian serial killer arrested in Bali

Ongoing lecturers’ strike shocking – UniJos VC

Aregbesola appoints Ogunwusi Ooni of Ife

Long life and prosperity

Undergraduates should be taught business practicals —Ajibola

Making 48-hour port clearance possible

CSCS urges for electronic share certificates

Zenith Bank grows profit after tax by 16.9%

Etisalat pledges commitment to SME growth

Toshiba to sell sensor business to Sony

Start-up gets seed funding for digital printing

Private sector to drive N2tn broadband investment

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Big stomachs, big bottoms

On medical matters, please avoid quacks

Power firms adjusting electricity tariffs – NERC

FG shops for N40bn to complete Ajaokuta rail

Jonathan’s defeat affected Lagos PDP’s rigging plan – APC

Igbo’s endless struggle for presidency

Glo hails Eaglets, rallies support for Falconets

Bremen brace gives Ujah amazing feeling

Shofoluwe urges Eaglets to learn from defeat

Barca threatens to take UEFA to court

Interswitch, Visa to boost e-payment

Microfinance banks’ bad loans hit N80bn

Inadequate funds affecting economic empowerment — Ibrahim

Rewane, dons, others back Sanusi on naira devaluation

Buhari as petroleum minister

Saraki, CCT and administration of justice

Jail Rivers electoral offenders – NHRC

Ban Eze Ndigbo title outside Igboland —Igbokwe

I’ll abide by Bayelsa people’s verdict, says Dickson

Justice Buba didn’t try to stop Saraki’s trial – Lawyer

Treasury Single Account: Matters arising

Saving Lagosians of Badia East

End Lagos-Ibadan express pain

Curbing Lagos traffic robbery menace

Suspects forge labels, sell unclean water to banks

How I hacked into bank customers’ accounts – Graduate

Court remands politician’s housemaid for stealing N7m valuables

Alfa kills friend to avoid paying N32, 000 debt

Health education graduate performs surgery in Kwara clinic

Edo PDP, APC clash over FG bailout

‘Olofa chieftaincy tussle still before S’Court’

Four suspected suicide bombers die in explosion in Borno

Saturday, October 24, 2015

PDP govs hold emergency meeting over Wike’s removal

Police comb Lagos, Abuja for Boko Haram members

I want to draw blood with my new book — Soyinka

Eaglets lose 1-2 to Croatia

Mexico in state of emergency as record storm hits coast

Police, NDLEA nab suspected cultists in Delta, Abia

Friday, October 23, 2015

NAFDAC shuts illegal insecticide company in Kano

Adebutu urges wealthy Nigerians to support health care

Tribunal upholds Amosun’s election victory

BYSIEC releases timetable for LG poll

Hungary promises to help Nigeria end Boko Haram insurgency

Wike vs Peterside: Tribunal delivers judgement today

Right attitude key to Nigeria’s transformation –Buhari

Buhari’s shyness: Samani not working with SGF – Investigation

N13.8bn NNPC’s SAP system gets workers’ support

Reps angry over committees’ allocation by Dogara

Kogi APC group alleges conspiracy against Audu

Lagos budgets N1bn for schools’ renovation

Buhari’s leadership style causing tension –Igbo leaders

Court orders LG election in Lagos within 30 days

UK offers N6m reward to unravel Nigerian’s death

EFCC arrests two bank officials over N2.8bn pension fraud

Head teacher sacked over alleged extortion in Delta

Ondo court jails 83-year-old for violating environmental laws

Again, APC leader writes Buhari, demands Sylva’s prosecution

Declare emergency in education, Adeniyi urges FG

Ooni: Court dismisses suit against Ife chieftaincy law

Next health minister can’t succeed without team work –Pharmacists

Onosode buried in Ughelli amid eulogies

DSS arrests 45 Boko Haram suspects in Lagos …foils plot to bomb Ikoyi estate

Suicide bombers kill 58 in Maiduguri, Yola mosques’ attacks

Election petitions: APGA seeks review of Electoral Act

Ministerial screening: PDP senators lay ambush for Amaechi

Petrol price to come down – Osinbajo

Biafra group no threat to Nigeria –Gowon

I want to see my children in America before I die –Deported Nigerian

Revealed! Things that sleep in bed with you

Frankcee signs deal with UK based label

Celebrities gather for A Soldier’s Story premiere

Dear Nnamdi Kanu, non-violence is the only way to Biafra

Police arrest armed robbery suspects in A’Ibom

Thrills and frills of Felabration

FRSC promotes 17 officers in Imo

Why I abandoned my degrees for herbal practice –Oduntan-Kwadje

Foundation builds sickbay in Imo

Couples can do it better

When ex-leaders, governors gathered

NGO tackles C’ River on MoU with firm

Presidential panel on bail out submits report

Octogenarians protest against poly rector in Ekwueme’s community

Flood: Rivers begins demolition of illegal structures

As a young banker, men were intimidated to ask me out –Sinatu Ojikutu, former Lagos State Deputy Governor

Singing Myths: True or false? (IV)

Girls are taking over the United Nations, whither Nigerian girls?

It is not always by fighting…

Wike’s aide escapes assassination in Rivers

OPS troops arrest nine suspected oil thieves

Asaba residents protest two-year power outage

No one can restrict movement of Fulani herdsmen –Shehu Sani

Scores of Palestinians injured in Gaza, West Bank

Mexico braces for ‘strongest storm ever recorded’

Osinbajo promises massive solar power in one year

Manchester City are derby favourites – Van Gaal

224 cows, 24 sheep, dog recovered from Kano cattle thieves

Boardroom icon, Onosode, buried in Delta

DSS arraigns 40 B’Haram suspects over planned Lagos attack

A’Court reinstates 21 sacked Kogi LG bosses, councillors

(UPDATED) Tribunal affirms Amosun’s election, dismisses Isiaka’s petition

Rivers tribunal delivers judgment Saturday

Explosion kills guests, worshippers at Adamawa mosque unveiling

Transformation not possible without good leaders – Buhari

Lagos plans to spend N1bn on schools renovation

Military denies hiring S’African mercenaries against Boko Haram

Court orders Lagos council poll in November

Courts orders LGA election in Lagos within 30 days

Syria: Putin accuses West of double standards

Hungary promises to help Nigeria end Boko Haram

S’African police, students clash outside Zuma’s office

Barcelona prepare for January signings, gross €608m revenue

Ogbulafor mobilises support for Buhari’s anti-corruption war

Community asks Obiano to sack monarch over land sale

 Community asks Obiano to sack monarch over land sale

Roadside bomb kills policeman, injures three in Egypt

University of Jos lecturers begin indefinite strike

Tribunal affirms Amosun’s election, dismisses Isiaka’s petition

Buhari not shy among women – Presidency

Police arraign two Benue suspected kidnappers

Ronaldo beats Messi as football’s most valuable brand – Forbes

Borno elders ask residents to form mosque guards

Synagogue: Court rules on engineers’ case Nov 2

Putin accuses West of double standards over Syria

FRSC convicts 38 in Ogun

Ogun Election Petitions Tribunal sits amidst tight security

Congo opposition calls off protest

Eighteen killed in Maiduguri mosque suicide attack

France road accident leaves scores dead

Spanish lawyer accused of suffocating adopted Chinese daughter

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Corruption not Nigeria’s primary problem, Nwabueze tells Buhari

War would have erupted if herdsmen had killed me – Falae

Attention, Gov. Amosun

Senators’ judicial intimidation

Abuja blasts: Police arrest three more suspects

EFCC quizzes Abba Moro again over NIS tragedy

APC, PDP, share committees as Dogara names Reps’ chairmen

Unpaid tuition forces Rivers students home from UK

I haven’t found the right man – Genevieve

Anyaoku, Fayemi bemoan Nigeria’s leadership crisis

Kano emir urges CBN to support health sector

200 athletes for Kerlin Cup

Chukwueze sets Chile 2015 record

Police probe Clasico match-fixing claims

IG bars SPY policemen from wearing uniform

Onaolapo reveals World Tour target

N1.78bn equipment rotting away at Jos Stadium

De Bruyne excited ahead of Sunday’s derby

Bankers Games: Teams dread tough q/finals

Femi Adesina advises online publishers on fair reportage

Cruyff has lung cancer

Lagos seals six firms for N50m tax evasion

Ministerial screening: Rivers APC hails Amaechi’s performance

UN to light up National Theatre

Tribunal upholds Ondo PDP lawmaker’s election

Ambode probes free trade zone boss’ death

PDP senators kick as Senate screens Amaechi …vow to oppose ex-gov’s confirmation •I’ve never taken bribe in my life – Amaechi

Braithwaite seeks conclusion of N10bn suit against bank

Anti-corruption: The debate on partisanship

‘Depression forces 800,000 to commit suicide yearly’

Anguish as potholes cause gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

US, Nigeria, retailers discuss food safety

SEC, labour unions take investor education to workers

Grandmum rescued from collapsed building dies

Police arrest village head, others for killing man

What parents must know

Igbo should permit Oba title in their land – Okurounmu

Spanish firm to ‘democratise’ soft drinks consumption

Making your business relevant in a competitive market

NB plans business forum at fashion festival

Unknown illness hits Ekiti college, 300 pupils hospitalised

Nyanya bombings: Suspect pleads guilty to possessing IEDs

Many are hungry, few live large

Electricity tariffs to rise by 40% next month

‘Security agents are major traffic violators’

Nigeria can earn N3.8bn from shea export – Experts

Unlocking opportunities in the environment

Gbajabiamila: APC has no hand in Saraki’s trial

APBN to honour outstanding professionals

Consider this before you engage in oral sex

Afrobev partners SA firm to produce beverage locally

Oliseh ill, flown back to Belgium

Injury: Benzema resumes training

Reports of Syria hospital strike fake – Russia

CHAN: Super Eagles hit Ouagadougou Friday

800,000 commit suicide yearly due to depression – Don

Mob lynches two brothers in Mexico

S’African students arraigned for violent protest

I’ve not received notice of FIFA’s probe – Adamu

Paranoia fuels mistaken identity killings in Israel

Police arrest Jigawa suspected human trafficker, rescue 19

NIS recruitment tragedy: Again, EFCC quizzes Moro

19 Rivers students abandon UK varsities over debts

Buhari seeks Senate confirmation of INEC chair

Corruption not Nigeria’s primary problem – Nwabueze

Kerry seeks end to Palestinian, Israeli violence

Strange illness hits Ekiti federal govt college

Sanusi canvasses long-term loans to health sector

APC flays Fayose for attacking Judges

I’ve never taken bribe before – Amaechi

Tribunal reserves judgment in Rivers gov poll

Tribunal reserves judgment in Peterside’s petition against Wike

Ogun shuts illegal mortuary, evacuates corpses

War would have happened if herdsmen killed me – Falae

Osogbo residents protest high electricity bills

Italian Navy intercepts vessel carrying suspected human traffickers

Abuja blasts: Police arrest more suspects, raid black spot

UN warns of severe hunger in South Sudan

Laws needed to check social media abuse – Ex-dep gov

Troops arrest, parade nine suspected oil thieves in Delta

NARTO, NURTW, tanker drivers threaten strike over bad roads

NEMA distributes relief materials to Enugu windstorm victims

Saraki’s travails not about APC – Gbajabiamila

Amnesty beneficiaries asked to report deductions of allowances

Member states not executing ECOWAS court judgments – President

Bayelsa IEC releases timetable for LG elections

Ambode sounds tough, begins probe of Disu’s killing

US pledges more support for Nigeria’s agric sector

Army disperses anti-government protesters in Congo

Lagos seals six firms for alleged tax evasion

[Photos] Suspected Nyanya, Kuje bombers arraigned in Abuja

Barcelona legend Johan Cruyff diagnosed with lung cancer

UN declares Somalia polio free

At last, Senate screens Amaechi, supporters jubilate

One dead in Sweden school stabbing attack

Alleged forgery: FG withdraws Jonathan’s suit against LEADERSHIP journalists

Egypt’s Al-Sisi’s loyalists lead in parliament elections

Soldier kills five colleagues in Philippines

[Sponsored post] MallforAfrica, Access Bank partner on discount shipping from UK, US stores

Screening: Amaechi, five other nominees in senate

S’Africa police fire stun grenades at protesting students

FG arraigns‎ five suspected Nyanya, Kuje bombers

Mexico arrests six over drug kingpin’s escape

[Sponsored post] UK-based Nigerian-owned digital firm changing lives at home, Diaspora

[Sponsored post] Say bye bye to belly fat the Calorad way

Hungary journalist to sue Syrian refugee she tripped

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Bond yields rise as liquidity thins

NDIC raises concerns over high incidence of fraud

Nursing students arraigned for indecent assault on girl

Grandmother, five others trapped in Lagos collapsed building

Woman scalded with hot oil loses pregnancy

Rights group wants fresh autopsy on LUTH doctor

20-year-old lady accused of leading pipeline vandals

Lagos oilfield to miss December production target

Power firms lack capacity building initiatives, says NBET

NIPOST eyes online shoppers for goods delivery

Banks, BDCs must demand BVN from Nov. 1 – CBN

Passenger collapses on Lagos-Abuja flight

Nigeria plans $25bn fund to stave off recession

Dollar scarcity: Nigerian banks owe foreign lenders $4bn

Nigeria’s SDGs: From handwashing to WASH

Nigeria and the future of the black world

Reflections on ministerial screening

Why education should top development agenda

Yoruba leadership tussle

Alam’s passage

El-Rufai and rejected money

Obasanjo and insults

Understanding dyslexia

Harnessing gains of exporting football talent

Fani-Kayode slams Oyo ministerial nominee over B’Haram comment

Ex-Ogun gov candidate tasks Senate on screening

Ezekwesili slams senators for following Saraki to court

Dismiss soldiers who rigged Ekiti, Osun polls —Opadokun

Past Bayelsa leaders lacked capacity to think —Siasia

Wike, Okorocha condemn MASSOB protest

A’Ibom tribunal orders fresh gov election in 18 LGAs

NIS tragedy: EFCC summons Abba Moro again

GE donates $1m to Borno for displaced persons

MDAs, institutions jostle to meet zero budgeting deadline

Akure monarch bans Eze Ndi Igbo title

Buhari names Mahmood as INEC chairman •Appoints woman Head of Service

Lawyers divided as CCT adjourns Saraki’s trial

Frustrations as inventions gather dust in laboratories

Passenger collapses onboard flight to Abuja from Lagos

Adamu faces fresh FIFA probe

Political moves to save Saraki’s job crumble

Champions League goal delights Ideye

Using LinkedIn Groups for job search

Serena, Murray set for Hopman Cup

Bad planning affecting oil marketers –CBN

MRI shows heart ages differently in women

Animasahun targets Cadet Challenge gold

Emenike: Eagles could lose more players, says Kpakor

Why Abati’s memoirs will be interesting

Emenike’s retirement shocks Oliseh

Spill: Ilaje communities seek compensation from Shell

Nigeria needs women like HID Awolowo —Aisha Buhari

Dickson asks stakeholders to help polluted communities

Why mental health disorder stigma continues

Neuer accepts blame for Arsenal defeat

Searching for new INEC chairman on web pages

Troops killed 150 B’Haram fighters, rescued 36 —Army

Congo protesters tear-gassed ahead of referendum

Scores injured as NURTW factions clash in Ondo

US, Russia, Saudi meet over Syria

Senate panel grills ministerial nominee on tenure as VC

Israeli-Palestinian killings must be probed – UN

Deji bans ‘Eze Ndi Igbo’ title in Akure, demands apology

Buhari’s govt, last hope for Nigeria’s industrialisation – Labour leader

APC plans to appeal A’Ibom gov tribunal judgment

Terrorism: JTF arrests 20 suspects in Nyanya

20 suspected MASSOB, IPOB supporters detained

GE donates $1m to UNICEF for Borno displaced mothers, children

Osinbajo denies saying rich Nigerians joining terror groups

Lack of funds hinders Lagos-Ibadan highway reconstruction – Ministry

Flooding kills 53, sacks 100,420 – NOA

NIS tragedy: Moro to appear before EFCC Thursday

Oyo CP vows to arrest, prosecute herdsmen with weapons

NPFL results: 3SC 1-0 FC Taraba, others

NPFL results

KWASU students fabricate anti-terror weapon

Ahmed advocates good tax system for economic growth

Tribunal affirms Gaidam’s victory in Yobe gov poll

Mimiko unveils Shoprite, promises support for entrepreneurs

Buhari appoints Oyo-Ita as Head of Service

Disu’s death: Court refuses villagers’ application against police

Tribunal upholds Osun PDP lawmakers’ elections 

[UPDATED] A’Ibom tribunal orders fresh gov election in 18 LGs

A’Ibom tribunal orders fresh gov election in 18 LGs

Buhari approves Kifasi’s pre-retirement leave

Past Bayelsa leaders lack capacity to think – Siasia

Ukraine’s fishing boat accident’s death toll rises to 17

As president, I was heavily insulted – Obasanjo

Buhari’s wife pays condolence visit to Awolowo family

Wike condemns MASSOB agitators’ protests in Rivers

Import duty reduction on education will attract investors – Varsity

CCT adjourns Saraki’s trial

Buhari extols Akintola Williams’ virtues

Two Chinese diplomats killed in Philippines

Lagos begins clampdown on errant motorists, highway robbers

(UPDATED) Lagos donates N150m to Adamawa, Borno, Yobe

Lagos donates N150m to Adamawa, Borno, Yobe

Buhari names INEC chairman, five commissioners

Police arrest Bauchi monarch, others over villager’s death

Many trapped as three-storey building collapses in Lagos

AIB probes Arik aircraft’s wing-tip brush

AIB begins probe of wing-tip brush by Arik aircraft

CCT adjourns Saraki’s trial to Nov 5, 6

Building collapses in Lagos Island, traps three

Buhari presides over first Council of State meeting

Saraki arrives at CCT

Cadbury donates to orphanage, inaugurates plant

Doctor faults policy that excludes the elderly

Ways to optimise your WordPress website

Syria: Russia, US sign deal to avoid air clashes

U-17 W’Cup: Eaglets trounce hosts Chile 5-1

US clockmaker boy moves to Qatar

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Enough of emphasis on certificates

SON’s war against substandard products

Policemen arrested for terrorising A’Ibom community

FRSC preaches against accidents

Imo doctors threaten strike over salary arrears

Police killed free trade zone MD – Villagers

Robbers raid Lagos community, injure 15

Court remands woman caught with 68 live cartridges

America-based doctor builds houses for widows in Anambra

Man sneaks into school in Lagos, abducts pupil

‘Nwosu’s kidnappers ambushed policemen, smashed inspector’s head’

Man defrauds in-law in N9m deal

Power firms seek 21% rise in commercial tariff

TSA: ECOWAS offers to work with Nigeria, others

e-Commerce, core driver of Nigerian economy – Shobanjo

LAUTECH begins glassware production

Death in Saudi: Beyond statistics

The hell called Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

NIMC to take over BVN, voters’ database

Lagos, Abuja, P’Harcourt airports ranked among Africa’s worst

Two Arik aircraft collide on Lagos airport tarmac

Writing a perfect blog post

Amaechi is the lion of Africa – Dele Momodu

How never to be without a book

WhatsApp now platform for trash talk in Tanzania

Gaza, West Bank gripped by fresh violence

Senate suspends plenary till Thurs, probes N63bn runway contract

Russian air strikes in Syria kill scores

Arik grounds two aircraft after ground collision

Plateau lawmaker barred from elections for five years

Attempted suicide: Court rejects request to handcuff Okah

Taliban takes Afghan police chief hostage

Army probes soldiers’ roles in Ekiti, Osun gov polls

Protests over tuition hike in S’Africa escalate

Three militants killed in clashes with Algeria army

HoS Kifasi on terminal leave – Presidency

Police arrest clerics for beheading four-year-old boy in Osun 

Supreme Court upholds Ambode’s gov poll victory

Army probes alleged malpractices in Ekiti, Osun gov polls

Counsel’s death stalls hearing in human rights violation case

PHED decries continued attack on employees

DPR shuts six filling stations in Sokoto

Obiano signs N95bn MoU for 10,000 housing units

Oshiomhole insists on land tax, reshuffles cabinet

Illegal bunkering: Navy impounds five vessels, boat in Rivers

Edo PDP chair in auto crash, two injured

N3bn debt: Court freezes Zamfara’s accounts in 21 banks

Buhari defies rain, shuns helicopter for C’River 260-km highway

Court hears Lai’s N500m suit against Metuh Nov 17

NASU suspends six-month-old strike in Osun

Borno plans relocating Abuja displaced persons to Maiduguri

Wealthy individuals are joining terrorism – Osinbajo

Tax: Nigeria loses N1.8tn to special firms, Reps say

Lagos Assembly summons LASTMA GM over gridlock

N33.8bn debt: FG reveals Ghana’s payment model

45 rebels, civilians killed in Russian airstrikes

Contempt: Court orders Emefiele to appear Nov 19

Rice importers owe FG N44bn – Senate

Buhari violating federal character in appointments – Ekweremadu

Police ready for Kogi, Bayelsa gov polls – Force HQ

Emenike quits international football

FIFA begins emergency meeting without Blatter, Platini

Nigeria, Ghana resolve dispute over unpaid gas bill

UNFPA seeks stakeholders’ support for girls’ education

Court remands man, 25, for allegedly raping minor

[UPDATED] Senate postpones Amaechi’s screening again

Senate postpones Amaechi’s screening

UN lights up National Arts Theatre, others Oct 24

Buhari arrives C’River, inaugurates 260-km Calabar-North highway

Libyan parliament rejects UN agreement for unity gov’t

Troops kill 30 insurgents in Adamawa

Canada’s opposition wins historic elections

Platini hits back over payment row

Mentors, Pillars set for African qualifiers

Eaglets ready for Chile – Amuneke

Swaziland plan Eagles upset

SPANfest set to give Voice to the Voiceless

Mission to build smart writers

Monday, October 19, 2015

Overcoming Nigeria’s water and sanitation challenges

Boko Haram: Between Mr Clueless and Superman (1)

Signs that property values are going down

Benefits of big data in business

NANS, group want review of JAMB’s mandate

‘No admission for questionable characters at Augustine varsity’

Former DG canvasses proper funding for Law school

Don seeks exclusion of varsities from TSA policy

Nigerians lack adequate information on digital migration — Okunola

200 athletes for taekwondo tourney

Chile 2015: Ugbade warns Eaglets

How UI VC designate, Olayinka, emerged

Medical reasons for female infertility

How processed foods could make you sick

Amosun appoints new HoS

Day Alimosho demanded flyovers

Communities battle private cemetery over open vaults

Stocks rebound, erase last week’s N114bn loss

NSE restructures legal department, council secretariat

UAC Foods appoints Chidi Okoro as MD

SEC seeks greater share of $2tn Islamic funds

Alleged rapist, Baruwa, not our employee, UNILAG insists

My sister stopped school for me to graduate

‘Goods clearance at Lagos ports requires 110 signatures’

Malabu: ‘Nigeria lost $1.1bn to lack of transparency’

SMEs can’t access N520bn CBN fund – MAN

Transport union plans mega filling stations

UNIUYO gets new VC

Don stresses importance of lab, tech assistants

Fidelity Bank restates commitment to SMEs’ growth

Experts advise FG on sustainable investment

Diamond Bank, Hyundai renew vehicle finance pact

Nigerian insurance industry’ll expand despite economic slowdown –Fitch

PDP mistaking prosecution for persecution – Obaseki

Ooni: Ife kingmakers may start fresh selection process

Osinbajo intervenes in power firms’ crisis

N33.8bn debt: Nigeria gives Ghana February ultimatum

Radio Biafra continues broadcast despite Kanu’s arrest

AU’s anti-terror force starts military training

Synagogue: Court rules on engineer’s case Nov. 2

Weather hampers terror battle, military tells Buhari

Flood sacks three Rivers communities

70-year-old man arrested for impersonating Buhari’s adviser

Return Africa’s stolen funds, Lamorde tells US, UK

Rice importers owe FG N44bn, says Senate

Police arrest 80-year-old woman with 68 live cartridges

Guests kill 29-year-old motorcyclist at birthday party

Ogun policeman batters MAPOLY student

Police arrest banker for forging WASCE, university results

Faeces take over premises of Lagos general hospital

Ministerial screening: APC senators meet over Amaechi

Confusion over Saraki’s trial on Wednesday

Rivers tribunal frustrating me, says Magnus Abe

Imo, Kebbi, Sokoto: Endless website rebuilding projects

Emergence of ministerial nominee shocks Enugu APC

Don’t oppose Lokpobiri’s screening, Dickson tells Bayelsa senators

Appeal Court interfering with election tribunals, PDP alleges

INEC boss seeks review of Electoral Act

Facebook now warns you when spied

The age of ‘baby mama’ and ‘baby daddy’

Bayelsa: Group warns voters against money politics

Microsoft begins worldwide distribution of Office 2016

I never protested delay of my screening —Amaechi

PCRC seeks community support for police

Aregbesola and the press

Oyintiloye urges youths to explore ICT opportunities

Samsung introduces Note 5 in Nigeria

C’ River Assembly receives list of 28 commissioner nominees

Telecoms firms develop new model to improve services

Lagos needs hard-thinking people, says Ambode

President not on a witch-hunt, APC tells PDP

Buhari fighting corruption like Obasanjo – Adebanjo

Philippines braces for more rains from Typhoon Koppu

Ousted president sues Ukraine in European court

Police arrest 70-year-old impersonating as presidential adviser

Support govt on health, Adebutu tells wealthy Nigerians

Lebanon border blast kills eight

Sudan’s Al-Bashir issues measures to boost economy

There are lapses in Electoral Act – INEC boss

EFCC quizzes ex-gov Dakingari for alleged fraud

Kenya beefs up security ahead of heroes’ day celebration

Ex-PUNCH sports editor, At Large, dies

Ondo court jails man seven years for raping minor

Kaduna to distribute 107 jeeps to security agencies

Rice importers owe Nigeria N44bn – Senate

Nigerian women make up 70% agric workforce – AfDB

Don’t compare me with Messi, Ronaldo – Lewandowski

Flood sacks three Rivers communities, 2,000 displaced

Platini defends $2m fee, says he undercharged FIFA

Nigerian politicians perceived as rogues – Mimiko

Islamic banking, solution to failing global economy – Sanusi

I didn’t protest delay of my screening – Amaechi

Synagogue: Court rules on preliminary objections to engineer’s case

Weather, logistics hindering terrorism war, military tells Buhari

‎Prosecution of looters isn’t persecution, Obaseki tells PDP

Police arrest fake presidential adviser, fraudster

‎UNIUYO gets new vice chancellor

Police arrest Edo woman, 80, with 68 live cartridges

Ensure Lokpobiri’s clearance, Dickson tells Bayelsa senators

Fuel crisis: Court adjourns case against Buhari

Speak out against domestic violence, Ambode urges residents

Confusion as A’Court defers judgment on Saraki’s CCT case

Ambode swears in commissioners, SAs, demands optimum performance

Group raises alarm over condition in IDP camps

Analysts expect low activities as investors remain cautious

Electronic share certificates’ll aid market efficiency – NASD

Lawyer seeks right to appeal NIC judgments

My frustration about Federal Secretariat, Ikoyi – Babalakin

Saudi detains two Oyo pilgrims for drug trafficking

Judicial sympathy: Drug convicts get warning as punishment

Eritrean mistaken for Palestinian shot dead in Israel

Quantity surveyors are vital to national planning — Aliyu

Navy destroys illegal refinery, 1,500 drums of diesel

Zambia leader seeks God’s help as currency freefalls

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Native doctor in police net for killing businessman

Van Gaal warns Depay

Bayern wary of winless Gunners

Zimbabwe, S’Africa qualify for Olympics

Delta, Lagos win W’chair b’ball tourney

‘Goals’ll come’

Sullivan rules Portugal Masters

Djokovic wins Shanghai Masters

Wijnaldum gives Newcastle first win

‘Barcelona will fix defence’

Nadal, Berdych book World Tour spots

Lagos anchors 2016 budget on job, wealth creation

Nigeria’s 10-year bonds yield fall to 11-month low

Stanbic IBTC unveils automated cash deposit solution

Ecobank Nigeria secures $125m funding facility

Kano police arrest 72 rustlers, recover 818 cattle

Foods that save lives

How to ease neck and shoulder pain

‘Court may void Bayelsa, Kogi polls’

Ex-Education minister, Olaiya Oni, dies at 74

Sharing formula delays naming of Reps’ standing committees

W’Bank wants more time to compile Abacha loot

CP, DSS bosses’ transfer, plot to rig poll –PDP

UK police recruit four Yoruba-speaking officers

UCTH hails FG’s intervention in Ebola scare

Radio Biafra: MASSOB threatens protest over founder’s arrest

APC misinforming public over tribunal ruling —Accord

Ifa worshippers offer to fight B’Haram

Ambode says military must obey civil laws

Military urges united action against B’ Haram

Nine perish in Benin-Asaba road crash

LASTMA visits churches, NASFAT over gridlock

Subsidy: Again, Nigerians like sheep to slaughter

Media Trust urges Niger to release detained journalist

Robbers dug 10-metre tunnel to enter bank – Police

Akpabio seeks solace in social media

Clocked 50? Get your prostate checked

Should the US military come home?

Sokoto ministerial nominee appears before Senate panel today

How to create wealth from pineapple

Customs to recover N20bn duty from rice importers

Buhari’s anti-corruption war targeted at us, says PDP

Can Buharinomics pull Nigeria back from the brinks? (1)

APC chief asks Buhari to emulate Obasanjo

Ozekhome slams Lagos Assembly for secretly screening commissioners

FG may cut car import tariff

US to provide 10 million with Obamacare

Bad attitude, not spirits, causes accident —FRSC

We stand on the shoulders of giants

Govs forum chair, Yari, paints a gloomy picture of economy

SIM registration: Mobile operators risk punishment

NERC should go beyond imposing fine on DisCos

Suicide bombers kill 12 in Adamawa village

Banks panic over TSA violation sanctions

Agenda for Nigeria’s economic growth (2)

Police raid black spots, arrest 40

71-year-old man rapes runaway pupil in Ogun

Still on America

Man kills stepfather with pestle over cake

KWAM-1 fails to appear before police, sends lawyer

Two arrested in Lagos over Edo prof’s murder

New salaries for Buhari, govs, senators, others ready

Delta indigenes back Dickson, to organise 10,000-man march

Sexual harassment: Teachers council to prosecute erring members

Assembly workers bar speaker’s corpse from complex

Nigeria can’t celebrate polio-free status yet — Osagbemi

Petrol tanker fire kills one, injures six in Ogun

Synagogue: Court hears engineers’ suit Monday

Days of dependence on oil revenue gone — FIRS

Obasanjo, Tinubu can’t be Yoruba leaders on their own — Adebayo

Ojo lied against the police — Ogun PPRO

NDLEA arrests China-bound man with 108 ATM cards

Jonathan seeks Obasanjo’s support for his foundation

Buhari, stem the menace of Fulani herdsmen

Ministers: Did the President have his way?

Shalamar: The use of a music group name

Boko Haram: Are we there yet?

Gov polls: INEC, police, others meet this week

Police beat me over Amosun’s wife’s story — Blogger

APC: Saraki, Tinubu’s unending supremacy battle

Jonathan’s minister tried to return N50bn through me — el-Rufai

Saturday, October 17, 2015

How Tinubu, others made me SGF — Lawal

EFCC grills Akpabio for nine hours

My abductors wanted to kill me — Falae

Military alone can’t win Boko Haram war — Osinbajo

Chibok girls: Buhari may offer cash to Boko Haram

I’m open to love and marriage –Monalisa Chinda

Woman loses one eye after friend mistakes glue for eye drops

Tourist in critical condition after falling into boiling water while taking selfie

Newscaster mistakes video game clip for Russian airstrikes

Mystery condition leaves teenager sneezing 12,000 times a day

Man sets new world record by tearing holes on face

Imo CP visits banks, advises on extra security

Illegal trailer parking kills six on Asaba-Onitsha highway

SON marches against fake products in Anambra

Old people’s home seeks govt aid, gets relief items

Protesters block Bakassi road over deplorable condition

Nigeria’s economy can’t stop teachers’ salaries – Okorocha

Armed robbers besiege Abraka, cart away phones, cash

I was internally displaced for six months –SGF

Blogger remanded in prison for false publication

IPI sets up trust fund for Igwe, Bilikisu

Indomie rewards children with over N2m cash gifts

12 corps members abscond, 227 others get service extension

Tribunal upholds Umahi’s election in Ebonyi

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Legal, policy setbacks discouraging investment – OAL

Petrol queues resurface as marketers cut imports

Twitter to fire 11 Nigerian workers, 325 others

Appointments: Constitution doesn’t demand gender equality, says Junaid

Ministerial nominees (3)

Ogoni women protest loss of land to govt

Gunmen kidnap corper, students in Rivers

NESREA seals off nine quarries in C’River

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Reps tell ministry to absorb 176 NIS tragedy victims

Private equity investment in Nigeria, others hit $12bn

Reps want FG to search for Chibok girls, others

FG to release $10m to begin Ogoni clean-up

How governors can access World Bank’s $500m – FG

Heed Charles Okah’s plea

Corps members to receive certificate with photo

Alamieyeseigha: Amassomma traders close markets

20-year-old faces murder charge after street fight

Police arrest alleged masterminds of Abuja explosions

Britain’ll ensure return of looted funds – Minister

Robbers in military uniforms loot Lagos banks •Kill mother, baby

Kogi: Boko Haram, army in gunfight

PDP closes defence of Wike’s election, no witnesses

Gov asks Nigerians to solve nation’s problems

Edo assembly okays Oshiomhole’s N10bn CBN loan request

Drama as Senate screens Fayemi, Dambazau, 8 others • Saraki unveils names of 16 new nominees

Power-drunk soldiers brutalise LASTMA official, block BRT lane

The economic team Buhari deserves

The girl-child: From cradle to adulthood

Disu had been talking of his death ─ Brother-in-law

No shooting at my show, says KWAM-1

Power firms propose 49% increase in tariffs

Oyo police go after commercial motorcyclists

Elite collude to steal Nigeria’s resources – Osinbajo

Corruption: What can Nigeria learn from Indonesia?

‘Lagos adopted town hall meeting to reach residents’

Keep winning, Kanu urges Eagles

Musa targets 2017 AFCON title

I want to be a City great – Iheanacho

Fayose to inaugurate Sterling Bank’s e-library

Standard Chartered, five banks in $1.2bn financing programme

CBN adjusts exchange rate peg again

Market capitalisation edges higher as 25 stocks rise

Securities commissions seek better protection for investors, markets

FG targets food exports by 2019

N83.17bn manufactured goods unsold in 2014 – MAN

Cooking gas dealers oppose PPPRA’s market regulation

Small, new telecom operators can charge lower – NCC

26 bag first class at Crescent varsity

Monday, October 12, 2015

Spectranet introduces Internet MiFi to customers

Nigeria to attract global businesses at IT exhibition

Start-ups compete for N197m venture fund

Ajumogobia joins Asseco Nigeria as chairman

Access Bank, Airtel, Yudala collaborate on job scheme

MTN, iRokotv target N2tn from online streaming

Understanding infertility in men

Ingredients in lipstick that cause cancer

What firms gain when they share costs

Ministerial appointment: Now, Adesina’s tweets backfire

Buhari mourns Alamieyeseigha

UK to partner Nigeria in resolving electricity crisis

22 die in Anambra truck accident

Ondo medical varsity takes off Nov, says VC

Buhari demands report of Obasanjo’s $5m study

DPP arraigns three for attempted bank robbery

Govt begins road reconstruction in 57 councils

The two-senator endorsement rule: Constitutional or not?

Niger Delta, amnesty and threat of violence

Ambode, Lagos is ‘spoiling’ again

Between the trials of Diezani and Enyeama

Niger Delta varsity, poorly funded – ASUU

UNICAL shut as students protest over hostel facilities

Wesley varsity remains closed four months after

Eagles will get better – Ezeugo, Erico

Ikeme has plenty to learn from Enyeama – Akwuegbu

Dealing with problem of rent increase

The place of trust in business

The ramifications of Olu Falae’s abduction

Avoidable Hajj stampede

Upholding integrity of student unionism

No plans to slash petrol price —NNPC

Corruption forced Econet Wireless out of Nigeria —Founder

Police summon KWAM-1 over shooting of OOU student

Two families battle over paternity of girl, 16

‘We sell stolen goods at Tin-Can port’

We abducted Falae to get money for sallah ─ Suspect

Rioters kill Lekki free trade zone MD, Disu

10 injured as police, students clash in Osun

16 family members die in Kano road accident

Tribunal sacks Enugu senator, Nnaji, orders fresh election

Dogara set to name Reps committee chairmen

Tribunal dismisses petition against Omoworare’s victory

Admission discrepancy: Nasarawa varsity suspended

Soyinka was never CBCIU chairman, says Oyinlola’s counsel

Cancer: US agency faults food processing in Nigeria

Abia: A’Court dismisses Otti’s appeal

Obasanjo says Nigeria can win anti-terror war

efcc quizzes ex-Benue gov, Suswam, for nine hours

Saraki should resign over CCT trial – Poll

Alams: Bayelsa declares seven-day mourning

No big deal about age of ministerial nominees –Presidency

Okorocha, Azikwe’s successor – Sule

Lai Mohammed slams N500m defamation suit on Metuh

B’Haram displaces five million persons in N’East – Dogara

Buhari submits second list of ministerial nominees

Human trafficking now fastest growing crime ─ NAPTIP

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Saki indigenes defend Shittu’s ministerial nomination

Alamieyeseigha is in heaven, says Okupe

CWG can operate research network efficiently — Agada

FHA to lead reconstruction of North-East communities

It’s a girl!

Mobile technology’ll drive Africa’s economy — Dozie

LSPWC steps up maintenance of roads

PILA urges pupils to study insurance

We protect customers’ data, even from govt — Assenjee

PayPorte donates to IDPs camp in Yola

FG highlights risks from ozone layer depletion

Osun waste collectors seek probe of disposal vehicles

Summit woos firms with networking opportunities

Ambode to inaugurate Cadbury’s manufacturing plant

40,000 farmers get insurance through e-payment

No gender discrimination in land ownership —Ondo

Dangote, Babalola, others for NSE honorary fellowship

Engineers want local content law for power, others

Insurers must spread to more areas –Ogunbiyi

Nigerian youths ‘speak out’ on Twitter

ESN advocates establishment of pest zoo

Nigeria’s economic agenda for 2016 (1)

Police summon Wasiu Ayinde over shooting of varsity student

Navy destroys 50 illegal refining camps in Delta

Super Eagles thrash Cameroon Lions 3-0 in friendly

Police release lover of murdered NYSC member

Security agents arrest Falae’s kidnappers in Niger

We know your hideouts, surrender now, Army tells B’Haram

Dangote to build cement plants in 18 African countries

Screening: Rivers APC seeks special consideration for Amaechi

Tambuwal, Yari visit Ugwuanyi, rue economic downturn 

Chibok girls not pregnant for Boko Haram fighters – Military

Buhari won’t stop probe against nominees – APC

Yoruba leaders’ threat against Fulani herdsmen diversionary – Falana

FG deploys ICPC officials in airports

Ignore petition against Kaduna nominee, Bent begs senate

Cameroon occupying 16 A'Ibom islands – Lawmaker

Cameroon occupying 16 A’Ibom islands – A’Ibom lawmaker

Israel accused of ‘deliberately killing’ Palestinians

El-Rufai suspends Kaduna LG chairman over demolition

Alamieyeseigha was like God in his hometown – Monarch

DSS, military hunt for killers of operatives

God used Adeboye to end UNICAL’s cultism – Ex-VC

Hold FG responsible for Alamieyeseigha’s death – Ijaw groups

Boko Haram planning to attack Jos – STF

Ortom asks police to fish out children’s kidnappers

CNPP urges Senate to fast-track confirmation of ministers

Osun: Ignore resumption order, ASUP, COEASU tell members

Alamieyeseigha’s death shocking – PDP

Nigeria can generate 45,000 mw with coal – Senator

Shell confirms attack on Kolo Creek oil facility

Explosion kills four in Oworonsoki, Lagos

15 Taliban, key commander killed in Afghanistan

APC mourns Alamieyeseigha

Oron Maritime Academy seeks more funding from NIMASA

Edo fire service rescues 1,228 lives

Dickson mourns Alamieyeseigha

EFCC arrests LG chairman over alleged fraud

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Adams Oshiomhole’s dapper looks

Toyin Poju-Oyemade enjoys marital bliss

EFCC begins probe of ministerial nominees

Buhari’s govt, most unprepared in history —PDP

Wife quarrels with husband, dumps six-month-old baby on waste

Ebola scare: UCTH releases 15 quarantined suspects

Don’t mingle with politicians, Buratai warns soldiers

Court sends rapist to 21 years in prison

I got vice-president prophecy in 2013 —Osinbajo

Tension as military surrounds Lagos community

I’m sorry, Enyeama begs Nigerians, holds meeting with NFF

Ministerial nomination: We won’t endorse Amaechi, Rivers senators insist

‘Missing’ corper found

Screening: Publish your assets first, CACOL tells N’Assembly leaders

One in six Africans suffers mental disorder — WHO

Falae: Odinkalu warns Yoruba leaders on Fulani herdsmen

Soyinka gives up UNESCO centre chair

EFCC arrests Kwankwaso’s ex-aide

We haven’t given up on Oyinlola, others —Osun PDP

Aboderin, Amuka, others bag RockCity awards

Abuja Residents panic over bomb scare

NAF aircraft crashes in Adamawa

PUNCH in historic CNN African Journalist Awards win

Robbers kill two policemen in Rivers

‘NFF’s most commendable move so far

Sofela, Andrew, others shine at Lakowe Independence tourney

Buhari’s battle for a saintly cabinet

I started life as a bricklayer — Tha Suspect

She is rich, loves me but I’m poor

Foreign exchange inflow falls by N678bn

Changing the Face of HIV/AIDS: Protecting our girls

Sankara: Celebration of a truly African revolutionary

Sustaining UN Development Goals

I wanted to marry an entertainer — Vc Perez

Achieving dreams of our founding fathers

They said what?

Solid minerals ’ll reduce pressure on oil — Ekperigin

Beautiful exteriors

Flawless looks

Blame Obasanjo for Yar’Adua, Jonathan’s failure — Bakare

Be a good communicator

This week is for readers’ enquiries

People didn’t believe I could make it –FAB

Embracing technology in our educational system

Shipowners target international cargo

My hip is my greatest asset —Ebube Nwagbo

Buratai warns soldiers against fraternising with politicians

Rock crushes mother, two children, grandchild in Ogun

Ministerial screening won’t be business as usual – Saraki

DSS ordered to influence judgments of election tribunals – PDP

Tinubu not under security watch – Presidency

Market, refugee camp explosions kill 38 in Chad

Soldiers, police begin battle against Ikorodu criminals

PUNCH journalists win CNN award

Alamieyeseigha dies of hypertension

Recruitment: NIS warns public against fraudsters

Death toll from twin blasts in Turkey rises to 86

CBN to assist flood victims in Kebbi

NAHCON transports 36,000 pilgrims back to Nigeria

Ebola scare: UCTH closes emergency ward after decontamination

Govs forum mourns Umahi’s Mother

CBN plans relief for farmers affected by flood

Kano PHCN pensioners petition FG over non-payment of entitlements

Fuel scarcity hits Osun

Don’t abuse rights of civilians, Navy warns personnel

BPL: Chelsea still title favourites, says Cech

Nigerians don enter one chance

20 killed in Turkey twin explosions

The power of the adolescent girl (IDG summit 2015)

India protests to Saudi after maid’s hand chopped off

US, others endorse unity government for Libya

Friday, October 09, 2015

Travel tips to Kenya

Issues…some mother-in-law also have them!

An insight to etiquette

Singing Myths: True or false? (II)

Ice Prince comes home for Cliqfest

I didn’t do liposuction –Lepacious Bose

Why I want to be AMP president –Lillian Amah-Aluko

I saw death coming –Julius Agwu

I turned down offer to become a US Marine –Saheed Osupa

Segun Arinze should be in jail –Emeka Ike

Glo to unveil ‘Dance with Peter’ finalists

Diezani needs prayers – Family lawyer

Hajj stampede: NYSC contacts 100 corps members’ families

Ngige backs senate on criteria for screening nominees

Banker gets eight years for 12m fraud

Organo to promote financial awareness

Police, DSS conduct fresh screening for nominees

Thirteen PDP Reps petition Saraki, protest Amaechi’s nomination

NNPC group revenue falls by N2.6bn

Five killed in another Plateau attack

World Mental Health Day: MHF seeks better treatment

Bailout: ICPC spies deployed to monitor govs, commissioners

Screening: ‘Don’t frustrate Buhari, governors’

Nigeria’ll wipe out HIV/AIDS by 2030 –FG

Northern governors begin search for Boko Haram sponsors

PDP keeps mum on Diezani, Alamieyeseigha’s travails

Federal might can’t deliver Sylva, says APC leader

Lagos LCDA boss reverses workers’ sacking

No Ebola outbreak in Nigeria, says FG

Gunmen attack military base, kill civilian, steal weapons

Benin crown prince initiated into royal house of Iwebo

NIMN plans opinion poll on Bayelsa, Edo elections

Police recruitment’ll be transparent –IG

EFCC begins probe of Suswam for corruption

Tribunal nullifies Kashamu, six others’ election, orders rerun

Red Star boosts operation with technology, others

Poor curriculum interpretation killing education –Don

Unpaid salaries: Two teachers die in Nasarawa

Buhari’s ministerial list short of expectation –NACJ

Three die in Lagos auto crash

Rivers orders Amaechi, others to return N97bn

Tough time awaits ministerial nominees

Still on UNILAG bedbugs and OAU broken soakaway

NNPC/Chevron tennis: Eze, others eye final spot

Ambassadors Cup enters final stage

Siasia invites 30 players for U-23 AFCON

Okon’s removal climax of Falcons’ problems –Mbachu

I’m happy in Chelsea –Pedro

Why promoted policemen are not getting new salaries –Arase

Eleven women wear same wedding dress in 120 years

Enough is enough, pay them their money (II)

Globacom gives P-Square jeeps worth N50m

Woman deliberately blinds self to fulfil life-long wish

I’ll continue to work as long as I’m alive –Prof Olorunda

If you found condom in your spouse’s bag, purse or pocket, how would you react?

How Jerry Agbeyegbe was killed –Wife

Be kind to yourself…

A sex life rekindled during vacations

Oguche/Bullet basketball camp for Onitsha

Oshodi residents protest poor power supply, high tariff

My dad encouraged me to love my course –Oluwatobi, first class graduate

I don’t follow trends, I create them –Falz

W’Cup qualifier: Falconets’ll beat DR Congo, says Omidiji

I proposed to my wife in the banking hall –Sunny Nneji

I want the man who raped me to die in prison –Eight-year-old rape victim

Liverpool job my biggest challenge –Klopp

US to overhaul Syria rebel training programme

Customs didn’t seize NFF’s consignment, says Controller

Iran’s top military chief killed in Syria

TSA: FG beams searchlight on security agencies 

NDLEA arrests Brazil-bound passenger with $34,000 in underwear

Forget Enyeama, get a capable replacement – Onigbinde

Public officers remuneration review almost ready – RMAFC

Police arraign Ogun killer cop for murder

Relocate, Lagos tells residents of floodplains

PCC seeks police investigation into Chinese company’s deaths

Wonder banker bags eight-year imprisonment for N12m fraud

Ngige backs Senate on criteria for screening ministers

Northern govs raise panel on Boko Haram’s sponsors

ACF backs Buhari on recovery of stolen funds

Ambode didn’t order council workers’ sacking – LG boss

IG urges councils to embrace community partnership

Family hides ‘missing’ corps member in Lagos – NYSC

Amuneke names U17 World Cup squad

No rift between Buhari, Saraki – Enang

Enyeama’s retirement sad – Oliseh

Tribunal dismisses PDP candidate’s petition against Osun Rep

No time to dwell on DR Congo defeat – Pinnick

No fresh Ebola case in Nigeria – FG

Tribunal upholds Gbajabiamila’s victory

Nigeria loses $966m to crude oil swap deal – NEITI

Court sacks Kashamu, orders fresh election

Blatter appeals against suspension

Robbers raid Imo Airport, escape with N20m

Gunmen kill 23, destroy 295 houses in Kadunung attack

Nasarawa varsity admits 4078 out of 24,000 candidates – Registrar

Syria extends offensive to retake territory in west

Gunmen kill oil worker in Bayelsa

17 babies, pregnant teenagers rescued from Imo baby factory

Aisha Buhari reiterates commitment to maternal health

Jew stabs four Arabs in southern Israel

Barca back Messi over fraud case

Osinbajo departs Abuja for South Africa

Russia denies claims Syria-bound missiles fell in Iran

France train attack hero stabbed in California

Thursday, October 08, 2015

Buhari rules out second term for Lamorde

A’Court grants speedy hearing of Saraki’s case

99 Nigerians died, 215 missing in Mecca tragedy – NAHCON

Again, Reps probe failed $470m CCTV projects

Privatisation of Nigeria’s economy unacceptable –Ayade

Biafra comment: Benjamin Adekunle daughter gets death threats

Ministerial nominees (2)

APC crisis threatens Bayelsa peace –Dickson

Ministerial list: Labour Party knocks Buhari for excluding youths

Akwa Ibom to revisit contributory pension scheme

LASG to light up Berger-Island road, 67 villages

Ogun assembly confirms 18 commissioner-nominees

The upsurge in black market publishing

Prepare for flooding, Lagos tells residents

I have no problem with Dede Mabiaku – Yeni

Wire abandoned by electricity workers electrocutes 15-year-old pupil

Ebola: Calabar hospital quarantines 15 patients •Doctor, nurses under watch •FG sends team to UCTH

No asset forms, no screening, Senate tells ministerial nominees

Missing teenagers impregnated 13-year-old ─ Police

Buhari seeks Saraki, Dogara’s support for budget 2016

Chevening Scholarship removes Diezani from honours list

Dogara fails to settle Saraki, Presidency rift

Interbank rate falls to five-year low

Corruption: The elephant in the room

Hayatou takes charge of FIFA

Millennial subcultures: Where are they now?

Wife stabs police husband to death

Standard Chartered Bank assists host communities

Barclays may expel Nigeria from global bond index

Students deserve better living conditions

Enyeama quits Eagles after clash with Oliseh

Oliseh can’t succeed without creative midfielder – Semitoje

Ojude Oba, still the festival to beat

Ribery close to Bayern comeback

Congo hand Oliseh first Eagles defeat

We won’t beg Enyeama to stay – NFF

Bird flu: Nigeria loses N10bn in nine months

Review TSA policy

Stocks extend losses with N6bn drop

Access Bank, PAN in vehicle finance scheme

Guardiola agrees terms with Manchester City

Arab coalition denies striking wedding party in Yemen

70% of Nigerian prison inmates awaiting trial – NHRC

Union newspaper loses reporter to stroke

Four Syria-bound Russian missiles crashed in Iran – US official

‎I didn’t accuse PENCOM of diverting N3.5tn – Oshiomhole

‎I didn’t accused PENCOM of diverting N3.5tn – Oshiomhole

Ebola scare: FG sends medical experts to Calabar

Ondo ex-PDP chairman rejects Mimiko’s appointment

Israeli forces kill Palestinian youth in Jerusalem

Palestine FM slams int’l silence towards Israel’s attacks

Ogun police arraign five chiefs over illegal installation

Military warns of cluster bombs

Hostage taker of Manila passenger bus shot dead

Ministers: Senate develops procedure for screening

Super Eagles beat Congo 2-0 in Belgium friendly

Ekiti accountant, cashier arrested over N7m fraud

NGF holds crucial meeting

Ogun Assembly okays 18 commissioner-nominees, 20 advisers

Failed sections cause six-hour gridlock on Lagos-Abeokuta road

FG partners firm to improve electricity

Buhari chose quality hands as ministers – Oshiomhole

Terrorism: Army warns against cluster bombs

Ooni: Crisis brews in Giesi family over screening committee

Again, Reps probe failed $470m Abuja, Lagos CCTV projects

Wike dissolves 22 LG caretaker committees

Army deploys more troops in Yobe

70-year-old Chinese farmer kidnapped  in Nasarawa

Klopp agrees three-year deal with Liverpool

Fayose backs Fayemi’s ministerial nomination

Fasehun asks Yoruba to confront Fulani herdsmen

Policeman shoots driver to death in Ogun

Nigerians spend N35bn on POS terminals in one month

Security remains my administration’s top priority – Buhari

Appeal court orders speedy hearing of Saraki’s case

Boost economy through bitumen, Reps tell FG

Reactions to story: [Yar’Adua, Jonathan lacked the will to fight corruption – Clark]

Privatisation of Nigeria’s economy unacceptable – Ayade

Flood displaces 1,220 families, destroys 4,501 farms in C’River

Ebola scare: Calabar varsity hospital quarantines 15

RIFAN kicks against lifting of ban on rice importation

Wife stabs police husband to death in Ondo

SWC members carpet APC chair over Sylva’s running mate

UK offers to assist Nigeria tackle Boko Haram

Residents picket Benin disco over poor power supply 

CHAMS  employees remanded in prison for stealing Osun money

Lagos plans massive road, community light projects

Buhari’s ministerial list criticisms unnecessary – Onaiyekan

Osun lecturers ask Aregbesola to suspend pension scheme 

Saraki should resign over asset declaration trial – Poll

Kashamu sponsors bill on mental health

SERAP opposes immunity clause for lawmakers

Issa Hayatou named FIFA Acting President

NFF consignment not seized – Gen Sec

Buhari’s meeting with N’Assembly leadership signals good relationship – Saraki

Enyeama retires from Super Eagles

Refugee influx boosts German economy, researchers say

UK investors to partner Lagos, support projects

Screening: Senate in closed session on meeting with Buhari

Corruption: Group rallies support for Buhari in S’Africa

Attacks targeting peacekeepers may constitute war crimes, UN warns

Benjamin Adekunle’s daughter alleges death threats over Biafra comment

Israeli Arab lawmakers vow to defy Al-Aqsa mosque ban

My trial not discussed in meeting with Buhari – Saraki

[Sponsored post] Aviator wristwatches from Dealexpress

Gridlock grounds Lagos-bound passengers, others on Abuja-Lagos road

Pollution: Volkswagen Korea apologises, considers recall

90% of Russian strikes not targeting IS, Al-Qaeda – US

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

Army forces Al-Mustapha to retire

UCTH shut emergency ward over Ebola scare

B’Haram attacks Buhari estate in Yobe, kills 18

Prison places Okah on suicide watch …to undergo psychological evaluation

Lawyers reject immunity for Saraki, others

Panel urges Wike to recover Rivers’ stolen funds

Senate receives 10 petitions against Amaechi, others

Fish may be the best athletes of all

Ovarian cancer patients can have kids with tissue transplant

Rehab helps after broken ankle — Study

Health tip: Make good gluten-free choices

Reps probe AMCON’s N5tn debt

Why runners get slower with age

N605m fraud: Ex-N’Delta ministry directors’ trial begins

APC carpets NANS over award to Kashamu

Probe Swaziland king for virgins’ death, Falana tells UN

Lagos moves against owners of uncompleted buildings

Ambode seeks closer ties between Nigeria, France

NCCE to shut colleges over certificate delay

Diezani’s ally, Kola Aluko, faces extradition to UK •Switzerland gets Britain’s request to probe oil baron

Buhari’s road to misogyny

Clark dumps PDP, says Jonathan is weak

NSCDC advises youths on violence

Senate in rowdy session over Amaechi petition

Buhari, Saraki, Dogara meet over 2016 budget

Buhari’s ministerial list: An anti-climax

Aruna, Ighalo top list for Nigerian Sports Award

I don’t want a retiring captain – Oliseh

More Nigerians find cool money on Internet

European stocks rise for fourth session

Robbers attack First Bank branch in A’Ibom

SNEPCo Junior Tennis Championship set to begin

Large-scale farming vital for commodities market growth – Expert

Alozie tips Amusan to set new record

OOIBC: YABATECH basketballers win Lagos derby

Eagles battle Congo Leopards in Belgium

What you should weigh at any age

Re: Buhari as god of small things

FG to raise N80bn in 2020, 2024 bonds

You need fat for energy, strong bones

Oliseh/Enyeama conflict: Ex-captains ignore bloggers

Maersk invites Danish Government to North Sea fields

How to run a crowdfunding campaign

UBA customers win all-expense-paid trip to Dubai

Saving Mr President from the messianic complex

Customs seize smuggled military truck at Seme

Foreign terrorist fighters constitute significant threat

Changing business performance with social media tools

Oyo farmers inaugurate microfinance bank

Use Nigerian vessels to move crude, shipowners tell NNPC

Rough seas ahead for shipping industry – IMO

Key individuals influencing Internet of things (2)

I’Coast begins $962m Port Abidjan upgrade

DNA research scoops Nobel prize

Tips for improving social media customer service (2)

Interswitch records N6.4tn e-payment transactions yearly

FG promises to address manufacturers’ forex challenges

France inaugurates largest flagged boxship

Germany, France call for united EU front on refugees

Oct 31 remains deadline for BVN registration – CBN

Borno suicide bombers kill selves, three others

Belgian Embassy releases stranded home-based Eagles visas

Russian warships join Syria war with rocket attacks

Ambode names health commission, others’ boards

Ekiti jails 574 for flouting environmental laws

Obama apologises to MSF, Afghans for Kunduz strike

Nigeria is in a delicate state – Al-Makura

Ondo pensioners threaten showdown over unpaid allowances

Ogun Assembly asks commissioner-nominees to boost revenue

N605m fraud: Trial of ex-N’Delta ministry directors begins

UCTH shuts emergency ward over Ebola scare

Hajj tragedy regrettable – Saudi prince

Labour leader knocks govs for non-payment of salaries

Buhari meets Saraki, Dogara, others tonight

September crashes claim 30 lives in Oyo – FRSC

Lawmakers hardly represent the people – Ugwuanyi

FIFA panel provisionally suspends Blatter

We’ll meet Dec deadline on Boko Haram – CDS

HID: Saraki, Lawan lead delegation to Awolowo family

Bailout: Group wants CBN to pay Osun workers

Policeman dies as bandits raid A’Ibom bank

Our varsities concetrate on theories, not research – TETFUND

I have left PDP – Clark

Amaechi spent N53bn from N55bn Reserve Fund – Panel

Customs free rice from import restriction

Nigeria witnessing a rebirth under Buhari – Fasanmi

Tornadoes sack 16 players, place others on probation 

Youth’s president’s suspension tears Ohaneze apart

Explosions kill worshippers in Borno mosques

Falana seeks probe of Swaziland monarch over virgins’ death

Shun violence, Civil Defence boss tells youths

Lagos threatens to sanction abandoned building owners

Ondo converts 900 LG workers to teachers

Retired teachers in Enugu lament non-payment of pensions

Tribunal reserves judgment in petition against Omoworare

College alumni warn Aregbesola against merger

Again, Fulani herdsmen overrun Falae’s farm, destroy maize

I didn’t fight Sylva over running mate – Ex-militant leader

Rivers senator submits anti-Amaechi petition, APC lawmakers kick

NULGE lauds suspension of Edo council chairmen

Suspected poachers kill 14 elephants with cyanide in Zimbabwe

Five countries declare interest in Nigeria’s mining sector

Somali militants vow to attack British peacekeepers

Kidnappers free 75-year-old woman in Sokoto

Kogi 2015: Wada seeks level playing field from Buhari

Soldiers kill 100 terrorists in Yobe

Mourinho’s sacking will cost $30m – Chelsea

Russian air strikes in Syria cause civilian deaths

EU anti-trafficking mission launched in Mediterranean

Bomb blast hits Buhari Housing Estate in Yobe

ISIL claims suicide bombings in Yemen’s Aden

Warplanes violation: NATO rejects Russia’s explanation

Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Visa hitch has disrupted our programme–Oliseh

Oil price fall may continue till 2017 – OPEC

2016 budget: FG directs MDAs to cut costs

Fixed charge reduction temporary, say power firms

Foreign investor buys N39.4bn stake in Forte oil

Nigerians spend N54bn on video streaming in 2015

BoI establishes N2bn fund for NYSC members

N3bn saved monthly on cost of governance – Ambode

AIDS agency fights HIV spread with information

Man dies while scooping petrol from fallen tanker

35 inmates freed from Bauchi Prison

Aregbesola, others battle LASG estate residents over land

Policeman gave us guns ─ Suspected robber

‘I stole baby to have my bride price paid’

Teenagers suffer memory loss after weeks in captivity

Speaker backs immunity for NASS leaders

26 first class among 8,122 OOU graduands

Reps seek creation of more refineries

Charles Okah attempts suicide in court

I relocated polling units from palaces –Ex-REC

Drama as Oliseh, Enyeama clash in Eagles camp

Diezani: EFCC quizzes Omokore, Atlantic Energy boss

Electricity tariff: Reps summon NERC, power firms

Troops arrest Boko Haram financier in Borno

Kashamu’s award tears NANS apart

Diezani’s arrest didn’t surprise me – Oshiomhole

Protests as Saraki unveils Buhari’s ministerial list

Buhari’s list not worth the long wait –PDP

Ministerial screening: Presidency lobbies PDP senators

Group applauds Oyo ministerial choice

Rivers group backs Amaechi’s nomination

Ministerial nominees (1)

Amaechi not immune from trial – Rivers govt

Ikeja Electric’s prepaid gambit

Buhari’s ministerial list

FRSC and Akpabio’s crash

Kashamu’s NANS award

Appeal to treasury looters

Save pensioners’ lives

Diezani and PDP

Mistakes to avoid when making scrambled eggs

WOCON laments economic costs of human trafficking

Provide insurance for poor Nigerians, NGO tells Buhari

Restoring vision with stem cells

Tips for improving social media customer service (1)

Re: Restoring sanity to budgeting

London, SEC to strengthen Islamic finance in Nigeria

Between hard and tender corruption

Entrepreneurs can make Nigerian market more competitive – Stockbrokers

Captive preaches messsage of hope

Danger as quacks engage in malaria, typhoid testing

Mabo warns Falconets over Congo

Israel completes security fence along Gaza Strip

NATO rejects Russian explanation of Turkey incursion

Tribunal sacks Niger APC lawmaker over age

ISIL claims bombing of coalition base in Yemen

Delta approves N400m for students

Ministerial: Presidency lobbies PDP senators over screening

IMF sees silver lining in EU migrant crisis

Tribunal upholds Mark’s election 

Soldiers arrest alleged Boko Haram allies in Maiduguri

New chairman emerges in C’River election tribunal

Ex-UN General Assembly president in bribery scandal

Buhari didn’t tell me about my nomination – Fayemi

We’ve recovered N366bn from MDAs, says FRC  

Police uncover plans to protest Amaechi’s ministerial nomination

Buhari ministerial list not exciting – PDP

London, SEC to deepen Islamic finance in Nigeria

2016 Budget: FG directs MDAs to cut costs

Support Buhari’s corruption war, Yari begs Nigerians

UNICEF begins education campaign in Kenya

Jonathan spent N3.5tn pension fund on recurrent expenditure – Oshiomhole

NESRA stops erection of telecom masts in Ekiti

Stolen funds: Buhari acknowledges Britain, Switzerland’s support

Troops arrest Boko Haram financier, supplier in Borno

Edo Assembly okays four LG chairmen’s suspension

Financial reform saves Lagos N3bn monthly – Ambode

IYC faults UK’s request for Alamieyeseigha’s extradition

Power: Reps summon NERC, Discos over tariff hike

Ex-gov Aliyu farm’s driver electrocuted

Reps recommend approval of more refineries

N789.6 subsidy fraud: Court decides marketers fate Nov 17

Amosun nominates three more commissioners

Wike closes defence with 24 witnesses, refuses to testify

Charles Okah attempts jumping from court’s third floor

Bayelsa Oyoyo rice hits market December

Oyo APC kicks over Shittu’s nomination as minister

Police arrest fake DSP, 43 MASSOB activists in Anambra

APC chair, Sylva clash over running mate

Court hears The Nation’s editor’s suit against senate Nov 9

Change your ways, AIG tells policemen

Ghana suspends seven high court judges accused of corruption

Navy intercepts vessel with suspected stolen crude oil

Nearly 100 migrants reported dead off Libya – IOM

The travails of the Eighth Senate

Fashola,  Fayemi, Amaechi, 19 others make ministerial list

Russian military officials in Israel for Syria talks

Tajikistan arrests 23 leaders of banned opposition party

NATO warns Russia after jet strays into Turkey

Monday, October 05, 2015

Ago Palace road delayed due to lawsuits ─ LASG

‘We’ll make Lagos civil service the best’

UN, Ambode advocate protection of public spaces

Oyegun, Audu, Melaye meet over ministerial screening

B’Haram killed 600 teachers, displaced 19,000 others – NUT

FIDA wants more women as ministers

Trademark infringement: NNPC retail outlet sues NNPG, others

Mbu resumes, says ‘my posting not punitive’

Ondo bailout loan intact, says Mimiko

ECOWAS court seeks power to handle criminal cases

‘Floods washed snakes into Plateau community’

PDP blames DSS for Abuja bombings

Name educationist as minister, NUT tells Buhari

‘Stop quota system in admission into schools’

I got plenty strokes as a pupil – Umahi

Ogun teachers beg Amosun to recall sacked colleague

Edo councillors lock out chairman over bailout loan

Bayelsa women warn against electoral violence

I’m not interested in Amaechi’s appointment –Wike

How N3.7bn UK house put Diezani in trouble

Buhari, Dogara meet over Saraki’s trial

Senate may involve EFCC, ICPC in ministerial screening

Rivers police rescue seven kidnap victims

E-learning, step in right direction—OAU don

Lafarge Africa affiliate completes acquisition of UNICEM

SON urges OEMs to set up plants locally

Stop lawmakers’ wasteful spending

Izamoje wants support for Nigerian leagues

2016 budget’ll encourage economic diversification – Buhari

Reasons why you don’t have money

Dangote listed among world’s 50 most influential persons

When will we get the Nigeria of our dream?

JABU targets 25% IGR from agric –Dean

Bank Verification Number deadline not feasible – Lekan Are

Proper management can help children to outgrow asthma

Ambode departs from Fashola’s traffic rules

Transition from MDGs to SDGs in Nigeria

Malnutrition and child mortality in Nigeria

Nigeria lost N757bn to others in Q1 – W’Bank

Re: Scrap NERC

UKEAS plans seminar for Lagos, Ghana

Sectors that’ll drive Nigeria’s growth

Celebrating unsung nation builders

CBN may ease forex controls as demand drops

Russian air strikes hit 10 IS targets in Syria

60 million Africans at risk of hunger – Red Cross

Over 113 African immigrants arrive in Spain on Monday

Rivers: I didn’t vote in 2015 elections, says Abe

Israel arrests militants, accuses Hamas over killings

2016 budget’ll encourage diversification, Buhari tells French investors 

London mayor leads business delegation to Nigeria

Estimated bill: Lawyer sues IKEDC for N5m

Campaign of calumny won’t save Kogi PDP – Audu

EFCC, defence beg judge to continue Oronsaye’s trial

FCT summones security meeting over blasts

Boko Haram killed 600 teachers, displaced 19,000  – NUT

50 groups to monitor Kogi, Bayelsa gov polls – INEC

Pension fund asset hits N5tn – PenCom

Shell commences production from Bonga Phase 3 project

Order barring Ayangburen still in force – Lawyer

Germany expects 1.5 million refugees this year – Report

26 Philippines fishermen still missing after storm

ASP’s wife wants 21-year marriage dissolved over battery

Tornadoes replace coach, appoint others

Rivers police kill robber, kidnapper in gun battle

27 states to experience floods in 2015 – NIHSA

Pension Fund asset hits N5tn – PenCom

ECOWAS Court seeks power to handle criminal cases

I’m not interested in Amaechi’s appointment, Wike insists

Nigeria has only 39 registered Orthodontists –Perm Sec

Bombings: DSS weak in intelligence gathering, says PDP

Diezani not in UK court on Monday – Clerk

Okorocha foundation to build school for Adamawa IDPs

Lagos civil service will remain the best – Ambode

I’m to transform police college – Mbu

Ambode opens Lagos town hall meeting

Bayelsa women warn against electoral violence, intimidation

Students  protest proposed merger of Osun education colleges

Liverpool confident of Klopp appointment

Four still missing after deadly France floods

Abbas accuses Israel of ‘escalation’ amid unrest

North Korea to deport detained S’Korean citizen

Children’s bodies washed up in Greece migrant tragedy

Eight killed in Burundi shootings

Sunday, October 04, 2015

Caregiver laments maltreatment of old people

17 escape death as trailers collide in Edo

Yenagoa stinks as dumps litter metropolis

FRSC prosecutes 30 traffic offenders in A’Ibom

For Ambode’s attention

Apprehend Falae’s abductors

Return our loot

What manner of Independence?

Saraki’s 83 senators

Ajimobi and LG poll

Accountability, not persecution

UNESCO centre: Soyinka, Oyinlola suit for hearing Oct 12

‘No Biafra rift between Obasanjo, Adekunle’

Those against Buhari’s ministerial position are crooks – Presidency

We’ll present Ogunwusi for Ooni stool, if… – Giesi

Contempt: Bank seeks imprisonment of CBN governor

Ahmed Musa on fire in Russia

Assist to fight corruption, Amosun tells lawyers, judges

Dana aircrash: Court hears victims’ N579m suit Dec 12

Towards a more efficient judiciary

Chess master wants more tourneys

Disu urges Oliseh to invite Martins

Heartland beat Enyimba in Oriental derby

Flood: Kogi raises alarm over rising water level

Revive steel industry, NSE advises FG

First Empire wants govt to ease land acquisition

NEMA decries frequent fire disasters

LinkedIn as social media campaign tool

Growing your blog

Abuja bombings: Search for ‘Twitter forecaster’ continues

MPC and the blind leading the blind

How ignorance worsens women’s health challenges

Safe chemicals that kill pests

LASG meets with residents

‘Address infrastructural decay’

Many Nigerians are lazy ─ Cleric

Lagos tackles man over 25-year wife abuse

Breast cancer

Thugs attack Ayefele band in Ondo

‘El-Rufai lied, Jonathan didn’t spend N64bn on Independence’

Bombings: Expose B’Haram sponsors, NLC tells Buhari

NNPC records N287.4bn loss from operations

Night guard led gang to rob community ─ Police

Housemaid jailed for stealing underwear

Turkey, chicken found in truckload of bottled water

Our electricity bills higher than house rent ─ Residents

Abuja bombings: Police comb IDP camps for suspects

Britain right to demand Alamieyeseigha’s extradition – Sagay

Half of the global poor in Nigeria, others – W’Bank

Online marketing helps in choosing schools – Ojo

Abuja bombings: Buhari visits victims

CIBN promotes entrepreneurship

Insurance, catalyst for investment – Ogunbiyi

Subsidy on petrol falls to N576m daily

AXA Mansard Health supports human capital development

Fulani herdsmen deny kidnapping Falae

IMF, AfDB endorse new global goals

Victor Moses pulls out of friendlies

‘Igbo’ll produce President in 2019’

Metering: NERC fines Ikeja power firm N131.4m

Lagos is an open sewer!

Operators plan pension accounts for artisans

My wife is not dead – Obiano

Djokovic happy with best-ever year

Diezani: EFCC grills ex-NNPC chiefs

437 market operators meet new capital requirement

Nigeria can generate N15tn in two years — Expert

Go after Boko Haram sponsors, NLC tells FG

APC threatens to expose Secondus for attacking Amaechi

LUTH doctors decry fee hike, demand hospital’s probe

Bayern Munich crush Dortmund 5-1, Lewandowski nets brace

Obasanjo, my father didn’t quarrel over Biafra – Adekunle’s daughter

Lagos rescues 63-year-old from prolonged domestic violence abuse

PDP govs condemn Abuja bombings

Jonathan spent N332m on independence in three years – Ex-minister

Arsenal hammer Man United 3-0

We didn’t spend N64bn on Independence anniversary – Jonathan Administration

Buhari visits blasts victims in hospital

Airport: Fayose planning to loot Ekiti, says ex-speaker

BPL: Everton, Liverpool share spoils at Goodison Park

Ugwuanyi suspends fines for traffic offences

FG gets $2.3bn US assistance to fight poverty

We’re not aware of Ooni contestant’s fraud case – Giesi

We have clues on Boko Haram sponsors – Army

Police set up security committee for Awolowo’s burial

Kano police arrest 69 cattle thieves, others

Maiduguri Sunday explosions, equipment testing – Military

Mbu resumes as police college commandant

Ex-militants demand extension of amnesty programme

Voting for new parliament begins in Kyrgyzstan

US investigates Afghan hospital air strike

Saturday, October 03, 2015

UK investigators in Nigeria, join EFCC to probe Diezani •Ex-minister’s probe began in 2013 –Britain

20 dead, 41 injured – FG

Suicide bombing: Tight security in FCT

Screening: Ministerial nominees lobby senators

Nyanya bombers came in two cars — Bashir Sambo, petty trader

Twitter user who predicted Abuja attacks deletes account

‘People ran towards the explosions’

The bomb went off twice — Lawal Ibrahim, shoe seller

I saw many people covered with blood —Joyce Bello, Food vendor

Nigerians, please pray for us — Nwokolo

How I escaped death — Bread vendor

Buhari sends SGF, CDS, others to hospitals

We received three corpses, seven patients — Asokoro hospital

Taxi driver, three others jailed 67 years for kidnap

Falae kidnap: ACF carpets Afenifere

We’re ready to die for Biafra — MASSOB

Saraki, Dogara, Atiku, Oritsejafor condemn attacks

Soldiers recover three bombs at Kuje blast site

Attacks in Abuja won’t save Boko Haram — APC

Bakare condemns NANS for Obasanjo’s third term endorsement

Aliyu Tilde’s canonisation of Buhari

Everything must be done to rescue Chibok girls — US

Budget: FG targets N394bn from development partners

Mum had premonition of her death — Bimbo Odukoya’s son

Michael Banjo’s newest addition

Why Nigerians should not embrace African Time

Buhari among 50 most powerful Muslim leaders — Report

Falcons’ wings clipped in African air

Ebola in Sierra Leone: ‘Friends died from the virus they fought’

Adopt healthy habits

Keyless technology in modern automobile

Senators supporting Saraki after juicy committees — Marafa

Ambode and his dream team

Mum’s shoes too big to fill — Funke Kuti

Demo Africa and growth of tech ecosystem

My husband proposed to me twice — Shine

Quincy Ayodele enjoys retirement

Maryam Augie-Jibrin expectant

Refugees: Gaddafi human missiles hitting Europe!

Women don’t have to cut corners —Adedoja Allen

Warri Wolves Salami’s treble dims Sunshine 3-0

Sevilla beat Messi-less Barcelona 2-1

Aguero nets five as City thrash Newcastle 6-1

Mourinho warns Chelsea not to sack him, blames officials

Southampton crush Chelsea 3-1 at Stamford Bridge

Mubashiru, MKO Abiola’s younger brother, dies

Vatican fires gay priest

Students protest proposed merger of Osun Colleges of Education 

ACF carpets Afenifere over comments on North

Niger unleashes anti-graft agencies after Aliyu’s aides

My govt’ll crush B’Haram, bring sponsors to justice – Buhari

Attacks in Abuja, elsewhere won’t save B’Haram – APC

Abuja blasts: Dead toll rises to 18, says NEMA

Gunmen abduct 75-year-old woman in Sokoto – Police

Ambode pledges to sustain reforms in Lagos judiciary

End of terrorism in sight despite Abuja blasts – Buhari

[PHOTOS] Abuja multiple blasts

Borno relocates displaced persons to hometowns

US college shooter had 13 guns, was a student

Nine medical staff killed in Afghanistan air strike

Major FIFA sponsors call for Blatter’s resignation

How Abuja multiple blasts happened – NEMA

FCT Administration condemns Abuja blasts

Russia’s action in Syria, recipe for disaster – Obama

Three aid workers killed in Afghan hospital bombing

Bomb blast: Pieces of human flesh litter Abuja suburb

Friday, October 02, 2015

25 prisoners regain freedom in Anambra, get N1m each

FRSC arrests 36 for violating traffic rules in Rivers

Games masters for UK training

120 golfers for Abeokuta Golf Club tourney

Nigerian referees for World Cup qualifier

Friday Night Live!

Attack on court becoming national tradition – CACOL

Boko Haram kills over 34, injure 39 in Maiduguri

Bayelsa PDP, APC talk tough over gov poll

FG gets report on proposed national airline

Jail corrupt public officials, Kukah tells Buhari

Military threatens to demolish facilities hosting Boko Haram

IT critical to Nigeria’s economic survival – Experts

APC will soon crumble –Adesiyan

RCCG canvases impactful policies by Buhari govt

Ondo to inaugurate chocolate factory next year

MTV Base to promote dancing competition

Nigerians still entangled in poverty, corruption –TUC

S’Arabia blames Iran for not evacuating dead nationals

Easy access to loans will curb unemployment –APPSON

Gov poll: Sylva seeks Alaibe’s support

Hajj: Muslims urge comprehensive orientation for pilgrims

Group honours Christian journalists, others

Monarch advises Buhari on appointment

NUT pulls out of workers’ strike in C’ River

Eight die in Osun auto accident

Tinubu, Fashola, others endorse book on Nigeria’s history

Firm advises Nigerians on healthy living

FG set for nationwide verification of military pensioners

AGGS old students task Buhari on development

I’m too beautiful to be broke –Liz Anjorin

Tribunal: I won’t give up on mandate, says Maku

Osun lecturers condemn planned merger of tertiary institutions

Emir of Ilorin advises political leaders

PCN seals 160 patent medicine stores in A’Ibom

Ekiti begins airport’s site-clearing, meet with school heads

EFCC takes over Diezani’s Abuja residence …after London arrest, bail

Beyond QS World Universities’ ranking

Ministerial list: Submission of petitions against nominees begins Tuesday

Buhari as petroleum minister, president problematic –Experts

We will surprise APC in LG poll –Niger PDP

Stampede: Nigerian victims not insured

Condolence to Nigeria at 55

Artistes gather for COSON Music Summit

Singing Myths: True or false? (1)

Don’t run with your fantasy yet…

Why people have bad breath in the morning –Study

Dansa Food unveils new product

MI, Yemi Alade to judge Karaoke competition

It’s nobody’s business if I don’t live with my husband –Ronke Oshodi-Oke

Expressing kind appreciation to children

Why Plantashun Boiz reunion failed –Faze

Lending rate hits new low on CBN liquidity

Egbin Power, ex-PHCN workers on collision course

China cuts purchase tax for small vehicles to boost sales

Rave FM set to hit airwaves

Girls, beware! Not every man out there is sane!

At 58, I still get marriage proposals –Udy Umondak, former Akwa Ibom State first lady

PHED blames technical challenges for blackout in Rivers, others

Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission should be scrapped – Ali

Kudos, knocks as Trevor Noah debuts on The Daily Show

Bayelsa poll: As Sylva takes battle to Dickson again

Glo Laffta Fest lands in PH

Nigeria at 55: A nation yet to stand on its feet

Boko Haram bombs Abuja market

Iheanacho fit for Newcastle clash

Wanted Colombian drug lord killed in army raid

Guard leads gang to rob residents  

Military threatens to demolish buildings hiding Boko Haram

S’Arabia faults Iran over bodies of 465 nationals

Stampede: S’Arabia blames Iran for not evacuating nationals

US becoming numb to mass shootings – Obama

Police arrest Madueke in London – Channels TV

My new song, ‘Somebody Great’, a prophesy – Korede Bello

NIS banks on technology to police borders

50 French firms to visit Nigeria next week

Police uncover body of Edo varsity’s abducted lecturer

Ondo to begin chocolate production April 2016 – Commissioner

Stampede: Sanusi meets Saudi authorities on probe

South African King Dalindyebo jailed for 12 years

FG begins another verification for military pensioners

Australia seeks growth of Nigeria mining sector

FG gets report on planned national airline

Teachers shun NLC strike in Cross River

U-17 W’Cup: Okpara urges Golden Eaglets to raise game

45,000 Kebbi farmers lose crops to flood – AFAN

Croatia braces for winter as shivering migrants pour in

Category four hurricane approaches US

All Nigerian pilgrims will be accounted for – Tambuwal

Eleven dead as US military plane crashes in Afghanistan

10 dead in US college shooting

Suicide bombers kill scores in Maiduguri multiple blasts

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Ronaldo coy on Real future

Nwokocha praises Ighalo

Eagles move up in FIFA rankings

Djokovic difficult to equal – Nadal

Amaechi urges support for Buhari

Lalong calls for sober reflection

Nigerians won’t accept excuses any longer – Okotie

No celebration in Oyo

‘Nigeria will bounce back to greatness’

Nigeria is not a failed state, say NLC, TUC

Osun churches pray for peace, march against corruption

Kwara cancels state parade, others

Nigeria will surmount its challenges, Oshiomhole says

From NLNG, no dollar rain for Nigerian writers

Ambode urges citizens to cooperate with governments

New information system will reduce delay ─ Lagos CJ

We won’t rush to rescue Chibok girls ─Army

Ministerial list: Senate sets criteria for screening Wed. • It’s no longer business as usual –Saraki

Nigeria not doing badly at 55, says Obasanjo

‘Poor power supply, MAN’s greatest problem’

We won’t reject Buhari’s supplementary budget–Reps

Flood ravages 110 villages in Niger, says NEMA

80 Boko Haram insurgents surrender to soldiers

NACCIMA laments low productivity in factories

How Millennials are embracing ‘death of ownership’

Ruminations on Nigeria at 55

Family worries over policeman’s five-month absence

Don advocates technology skills for children

El-Rufa’i declares emergency in education

Ruky joins forces with sister to Show Them

Flights disrupted as power firm disconnects Abuja airport

Nigeria at 55: God, give us men

Bird flu: FG suspends payment to poultry farmers

A note of advice to Nigeria Police

Contestant for Ooni stool in alleged N400m fraud, forgery

Parents, proprietors rise against book with controversial sex education

Can Nigeria defeat Boko Haram?

Ogun children receive free ICT training

Filmmaker advises parents on youth sexuality

Nigeria @ 55: Voices from the webs

Cats, bats can also transmit rabies

Old pupils renovate Wesley college laboratory

Pastor arraigned for defrauding church members

Italian media ridicule Beckham

Walk off belly fat

Stakeholders want standardisation of Nigerian products

Headship of petroleum ministry

D’Tigress face Cameroon in AfroBasket semis

Grabbing more for AU from UN

Tension over murder of MC Oluomo’s aide

Unpaid salaries: Ondo workers suspend strike

Rugby Africa: Nigeria warn Zimbabwe, Zambia

Health benefits of corn (1)

Buhari’s ministers must declare assets publicly –Kukah

El-Rufa’i declares emergency in Kaduna education

Iran lists 465 nationals killed in Saudi Arabia’s stampede

APC sues Fayose over composition of SIEC

Flood sacks 100 villages in Niger – NEMA

Our soldiers no longer flee from battle – DHQ

Nigerians won’t accept excuses – Okotie

Ondo workers suspend warning strike

Armed herdsmen abduct  Kogi traditional ruler

80 Boko Haram commanders, suppliers surrender in Borno

Ekiti students protest fee hike, Fayose’s policies

Troops dismantle another Boko Haram’s fuel depot

Ondo plans speedboats for riverside school pupils

Ogun Assembly screens commissioner-nominees on Wednesday

Independence: Kaduna frees nine prisoners

C’River workers begin indefinite strike

Amaechi seeks prayers, support for Buhari administration

Nigeria no longer business as usual – Saraki

Serena Williams withdraws from China Open, WTA Finals

New technology system will reduce delays – Lagos CJ

Look beyond Independence celebration, lawmaker urges Nigerians

Iran, Saudi tensions worsen over hajj stampede

Saraki joins Buhari for Independence ceremony in Aso Rock

Oliseh can build formidable S’Eagles – Okpara

Kwara cancels Independence anniversary parade

Germany prints its constitution in Arabic for refugees

There’s no cause to be anxious

Trump vows to send Syrians back if elected president

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

55 years after, corruption bars Nigeria from Eldorado

Ambode asks Nigerians to be selfless

Glo hails Nigerians’ resilience

Nigeria holds promises –Amosun

NLC seeks special tax for luxury items

PDP calls for patriotism, urges respect for Buhari

Senators express hope for a better nation

Okorocha felicitates as Nigeria turns 55

God’ll rebuild Nigeria, says Oritsejafor

States still owe us N2bn, says WAEC

Lagos holds bursary interviews in Rivers, others

‘Govt wants crime out of Lagos’

LASG set for road construction in Oshodi

Restructuring of MDAs

For Nigeria’s growth

Containing Lagos traffic

Help us, LASEPA

Who bought power firms?

FMDQ lists N8bn NMRC bond

Market capitalisation rises by N135bn

Onosode left a legacy of strong institutions –SEC

University Press pays N86.3m dividend to shareholders

Oil slump: Nigeria, Algeria face worsening growth prospects

Danvic pledges commitment to human capital development

CBN expresses concerns over slow growth of economy…adjusts exchange rate peg again

Sterling Bank to support young entrepreneurs

Eagles: Ambrose replaces Omeruo

Platini faces fresh questions

AfroBasket: D’Tigress face Mozambique

W’chair b’ballers want competitions

Money can deny Nigeria Olympic gold —Igali

Ikhana praises Udoji

Gang members lynch killer of suspected robber

Benin residents protest poor roads, power outage

I murdered my father for scolding me ─ Son

14-year-old rescued from lover, flees home again

Gunmen kill bricklayer working to pay for father’s treatment

Shell stops crude export from Forcados

Kerosene: Dubious sales outlets risk closure, says DPR

Buyers of preregistered SIM cards face jail term

NDIC develops deposit insurance for non-interest banking

We’ve not benefitted from import duty reduction – Telcos

TSA: NCC moves to CBN payment platform

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