The Punch News Archive for January 2016

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Alleged adultery: Palace expels queen mother in Delta

Nasarawa: NLC, TUC declare indefinite strike over unpaid entitlements

Rivers community demands removal of military checkpoints

Coca-Cola acquires 40% stake in Chivita

We conducted 286 air raids on Boko Haram in one month –Air Force

A’Court judgment: I won’t vacate seat, Bayelsa Speaker insists

Banks advance N21.3tn loans in 10 months

FG should pardon those who return loot— Abiara

Calling for Biafra is a senseless joke— Akinjide

Defections: APC’s brewing implosion

I never knew I would live long —Ex-CBN worker, 94

Dad never attended parties — Festus Awosika’s son

Obasanjo is right on corruption in N’Assembly — Okurounmu

Planning ahead to stem terrorism threat

Reconsidering Biafra

Creating two million jobs with ICT

CPS: Employers may review workers’ welfare package

Male circumcision and the law

Introduction to chassis system

FG distributes 250,000 cocoa pods to farmers

Birth control practices

ISGPP and Nigerian governance space

Persons with disabilities have the right to good health care — Abioye

Concerns as history lessons drop in secondary schools

War crimes in corruption war

Contributory pension’ll encourage early retirement — Kolawole

Obasanjo not fit to say N’Assembly is corrupt — Opadokun

Exchange ideas to reach your goals — Ekanem

Overcoming self-doubt and fears

Adamawa PDP rejects Gulak, backs Juta

Adamawa PDP rejects Gukak, backs Juta

Bayelsa: Panic as explosion rocks Agip pipelines

Soldiers arrest suspected Boko Haram member in Delta

I won’t vacate seat, says Bayelsa Speaker

PDP crisis: Dickson condemns Gulak, backs Secondus

Dwindling oil price is a blessing – Delta Monarch

10 years after, Kate Henshaw remembers JT Tom-West

286 air operations conducted on Boko Haram hideouts since December

BREAKING: Six die as boat capsises in Lagos

Friday, January 29, 2016

External reserves drop to 11-year low of $28.1bn

Nigeria has hidden table tennis talents– Obot

Khaki and beret not enough to change Nigerian sports

Growing up with Ronaldo –Childhood friend, Semedo

Tariff: Labour to picket power firms on Monday

CHAN flop: Oliseh under pressure

16 Goals for the professional singer (IV)

Parents, you are sleeping too much (II)

A woman can become uncertain about marriage too

Frank Talk: Bedbugs: Kudos to UNILAG for fumigation, new mattresses but…

No plan to sack workers – Dickson

15 die in Adamawa bomb blasts

Ogun filling stations aid smuggling of fuel to Benin Republic –Investigation

Supreme Court sacks Oduah, Uba, others

How I dumped boxing to become a pastor – former WBA champion, Oboh

Buhari makes case for economic integration in Africa

2016: Govs budget billions of naira for feeding, maintenance, others

Criticism won’t stop Buhari’s anti-corruption war –Mohammed

Buhari shouldn’t ignore opposition’s opinions —NACJ

Fresh NNPC probe: EFCC set to summon four ex-GMDs

Biafra: Court denies Kanu, two others bail

Arms probe: EFCC traces N4.75bn to Obanikoro’s sons

Police arrest kidnapper’s wife to negotiate victim’s release

Delta gives starter packs to 321 unemployed youths

I want divorce, my wife wants to kill me, man tells court

Confusion in Anambra community over traditional stool

Hoodlums vandalise six Delta Line buses, others

Road crashes: One person died during Yuletide in C’ River –FRSC

Sexuality and its science

Corruption: Six political parties on the spotlight

Kogi: Battle shifts to tribunal after Bello’s inauguration

I’m ready to die– Aileru, 101-year Lagos high chief, who died 48 hours after this interview

‘Waiting at the airport to claim the corpse of lover I never met’

El Zakzaky clash, ploy to distract military –Abubakar, Defence spokesman

DPR seals 15 petrol station, impounds truck in Delta

Pupil needs N2.5m to survive after drinking acid in Ogun school

Nigeria’s Google physicians: Young doctors using smartphones to diagnose patients

A better way to love…

I thought my N350,000 SUV was a blessing – Pastor nabbed with stolen vehicle

I can sacrifice anything for my wife –Mike Dada, AFRIMA president

I needed money for diabetes drug – Ex-convict nabbed in botched robbery

I intended to compensate my boss with three cars– Car thief

Visually impaired man accuses businesswoman of duping him

Tuface will not join issues with Blackface –Manager

Zimakoy took me to police but was arrested instead –PMAN President

Why I declined scholarship to study in the US –I Go Dye

Tales of victorious Yahaya Bello and Nyesom Wike

My dream is to teach pupils how to dance –Esimobi

Why it is good to sleep naked

I wear long gowns to cover my bow legs –Fathia Balogun

Sheyman joins classy Autobiography league

Govt must have database of industries’ energy needs —Adegbenro

Shocker: Tales of men, women seeking divorce over sex starvation

I will arrest Danku and his mother –Oritse Femi

How four friends raped me –14-year-old girl

Season of baby mamas: Seun Kuti lost for words

NYSC bans combination of Law School, national service

Oil blocks: Supreme Court rules in Chevron’s favour

Cop to sue family of black teen he killed

Terrorism: Buhari promises to redeem $100m pledge to MNJTF

Govt officials looted N274bn from pension funds – Lai Mohammed

₦221.7 billion allocation to health sector is a looming disaster − NMA

PDP has overcome defeat trauma − Metuh

PHOTOS: Wike celebrates victory with road show

Villagers burn three armed robbers in Kogi

15 killed in Adamawa grain market bomb blasts

Lagos lights up Third Mainland Bridge

BREAKING: Kogi election petitions tribunal moved to Abuja

[VIDEO] I’ll not speak on Buhari’s government – Jonathan

[VIDEO] I’ll not on speak on Buhari’s government – Jonathan

Yahaya Bello dissolves boards and parastatals

Gunmen abduct another Delta monarch, two others

Zika virus: FG alerts Nigerians, restricts travel to Latin America

Fraud: Court adjourns Akpobolokemi, others’ trial till Feb 17

OAU students ask Buhari to probe VC

Bird flu spreads to 18 states, 2.5m chickens affected

Ooni of Ife visits Awujale

BREAKING: Court denies Kanu bail

No vaccine for Zika virus soon ‒ Researcher

Russia 2018 World Cup: FIFA approves 36 training sites

BREAKING: Supreme Court sacks Oduah, Uba

LIVE FEEDS: IPOB leader, Kanu’s bail hearing

Gun, bomb attack on Shiite mosque in Saudi

Child abuse : UN uncovers fresh claims in CAR

Human fetus found outside Catholic Charities’ office

PHOTOS: Seized estate of former COAS, Ihejirika over arms scandal

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Play House to perform The Engagement in Ibadan

Police report delaying treatment of my leg –Wounded artist

Olamide, Yemi Alade, Iyanya unite for Mama Oyoyo

Fashion, music as Splash berths in Port Harcourt

Predicting competitive reactions

A night Jonathan kept digital media users awake

Eagles need help –Fuludu

Uzoenyi faces Scottish hurdle in S’Africa

70% of Gala raw materials sourced locally – UAC

Manufacturers get 25% reduction on SON charges

NEPC to increase non-oil export earnings to $30bn

Are commends GCIOB for lifting college

Hoodlums cut Lagos firefighter’s ear, damage truck

Substandard electrical appliances cause fire ─ Lagos

Residents want stricter enforcement of traffic law

NLNG prize is pregnant with two issues

Normalisation of deviation

Lassa fever: Wrong reason to buy cats

Time to review your personal health goals

Dollars: Players mount pressure on Oliseh

I need to Google Palace – Adebayor

Floreat Collegium: Inspiring story of King’s College

Bayelsa to make Izon compulsory in private schools —Commissioner

Strike: Parents withdraw pupils from FUTA staff school

School owners kick as states impose more taxes

Police arraign boy for beating 60-year-old over dog

Six die in auto crash in Anambra

Fire destroys shops, filling station in Lagos

Navy dismisses abandoned rating after PUNCH report

Undergraduates rape, rob job seeker, take nude photos

Ooni begins free health service

Britain moves against hijab in schools

B’Haram: FG delaying my appeal, says Kabiru Sokoto

INEC holds Rivers rerun poll Feb. 6

We’ll provide virile opposition to Wike – Peterside

My victory, a new dawn in Rivers – Wike

PDP hails Supreme Court rulings on Rivers, Ebonyi

Infrastructure bank gives assurance on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Senate probes Manitoba’s TCN deal, NIPP plants’ sale

New electricity tariffs take effect on Monday – NERC

We won’t increase taxes, FG assures Nigerians

Secondus dismisses PDP govs directive to resign as chairman

Ex-NAF chief Amosu spends third day in EFCC custody

We’ll clean up Ogoniland, says Buhari

‘Non-release of N11bn stalled $470m CCTV projects’

How Metuh funded Jonathan’s media campaign – EFCC witness

Ekiti Accord gov candidate joins APC

Metuh freed after 13 days in prison

Obasanjo exposed N’Assembly to corruption —Dino Melaye

El-Rufai suspends monarch caught with marijuana

Nigerian Eiye confraternity trafficking prostitutes to Europe – Spanish police

Anambra plans N2bn trailer parks to curb crashes

Obasanjo’s letter for 4th, 5th Assembly, not us –Reps

Only irrational people’ll defend corruption, says Keyamo

Mixed reactions as Buhari rejects naira devaluation

Toluwani Eniola Former President Goodluck Jonathan says he is proud of the foundation he laid for the present progress the Nigerian Army is recording against the Boko Haram sect. He said the military equipment purchased during his administration is still

Buhari using weapons I bought to fight B’Haram – Jonathan

Naira to weaken further on dollar demand

Oil rises to $34 on production cut talks

Planning for a rewarding retirement

Buhari, let’s have an economic master plan

Probe NNPC, CBN, former UN ambassador tells FG

First Bank introduces financial education for secondary schools

Yoking Nigeria with 469 cars and 11 planes

The price of disorder

Rio 2016: Nigeria House targets $22bn

Time to fight corruption in oil sector

Lagos and Lassa fever outbreak

Nigeria to benefit from $200bn foreign investment

How to retain your best employee

Kwara Utd begin camping

As we fight corruption, we must build character (1)

How Nigerian cult group traffics women into Europe – Spanish police

Buhari promises to probe NNPC, Customs

VIDEO: Lagos sawmill on fire

FG rules out tax increase

PDP governors misadvised, says Gulak

Zika virus spreading explosively – WHO

Metuh released after 13 days in prison

El-Rufai suspends  monarch over drug offence

Buhari proffers solution to global insecurity 

Rivers rerun to hold February 6

B’Haram: Convicted Kabiru Sokoto accuses FG of delaying his appeal

BREAKING: Oando filling station, Lawanson on fire

Why Abuja, Lagos CCTV cameras are not functional − Ex-NigComSat DG 

Raccoon attacks 6-year-old boy while returning from school

Court adjourns Seriki/Olubadan case till February

How Metuh funded Jonathan’s media campaign from Dasuki’s money – EFCC

Buhari rejects naira devaluation

Contractors besiege Zenith Bank, demand payment

BREAKING: PDP governors sack Secondus

Declare your assets, NYSC tells staff

Nigerian varsities producing unskilled PhD holders – Akintoye

Raccoon attacks six-year-old boy on way to school

Arms Probe: EFCC detains former Air Chief, Amosu

S’Court verdict, a temporary setback – Rivers APC

Local gin kills two in Edo‎, three hospitalised

Saraki replies Obasanjo: We are committed to good governance

Death toll hits 24 in Greek migrant boat sinking

PHOTOS: Buhari in Kenya

Traders count losses as fire razes Lagos sawmill

S’Court verdict, victory for Rivers people, says Wike

POLLS: Do you think women are responsible for being raped?

BREAKING: Ketu sawmill on fire

FG, States to partner on solid mineral development

INEC redeploys nine RECs

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Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Mental health issues among internally displaced persons

Deadly Zika virus: Keep mosquitoes away now!

Bello inaugurated as Kogi gov without deputy

Don’t interfere in Olubadan matter, Oyediji tells Ajimobi

Metuh’s firm had N6.6m balance before Dasuki’s N400m

Buhari seeks stiffer penalty for money launderers

Stockbrokers, others seek N200bn market intervention fund

I won’t speak on arms scandal now – Jonathan

EFCC summons oil magnate, Omokore, again

Suicide bombers attack Chibok, kill 14

Obaigbena released after hours in EFCC custody

Falana knocks Okonjo-Iweala, says ex-minister deceitful

S’Court overturns A’Court ruling, upholds Wike’s election

How anti-corruption became a game

Oliseh proud as Eagles return

Saraki keeps mum as Obasanjo attacks N’Assembly members

Police arrest diploma holder for assaulting pregnant woman

Estate manager accuses police of frustrating court order

Group kicks against Lagos ban on sand mining

TNA can save Nigeria’s economy

IMF to help Nigeria?

Of corrupt justice and fight against corruption

Nigeria needs stringent budget deadlines

Kidnapped 85-year-old Ekiti farmer regains freedom

Why you should have a social media plan

Jonathan ex-aide, Gulak, declares self PDP chair

Rio 2016 qualifiers: D’Tigress not jittery, says Nnaji

Experts worry over economy, differ on naira devaluation

What you should know about Lassa fever

Corruption: Nigeria ranked 136th among 168 nations

Trafigura must pay tax to FG, say Reps

Okupe ‘lectures’ Buhari on economy

Fears of massive job loss grip oil industry

Maritime microfinance bank to support MSMEs with N201m

More European tourists test positive for Zika

Why I shunned Bello’s inauguration – Faleke

Boko Haram: Aisha Buhari visits injured soldiers

Subsidy removal on fuel

Trending: More woes for #Chibok and other stories

CCT threatens to strike out N70m bribery charges against Orubebe

BREAKING: Supreme Court affirms election of Wike as Rivers gov

PICTURES: PDP spokesperson, Metuh in court

Suicide blasts kill 11, injure 35 in Chibok

Suicide blasts kill 13 in Chibok

Lassa fever: Lagos records second death

Oil spillage: Musician sues over sharing formula of compensation

ICC petition: Falana replies Okonjo-Iweala

Africa’s passion for motorbike

Lagos goes tough on cultism

Bello promises to pay Kogi workers, crush security challenges

Kogi: Bello sheds tears during inaugural speech

10 things: Who is Yahaya Bello?

BREAKING: Gulak declares self PDP chairman

Synagogue: Engineers know fate on criminal prosecution, Feb 8

Police arrest woman for selling her baby for N300,000

Bello inaugurated as Kogi State governor

What Nigerians are saying about Olisa Metuh’s handcuffing

Face value: How fertile women spot rivals

Inauguration: Lokoja agog for Bello

PICTURES: Ex-NSA Dasuki’s properties sealed by EFCC

Zika virus spreads to Europe

What you should know about Zika virus

Court eases Metuh’s bail condition

Zika virus cases confirmed in Puerto Rico

PICTURES: Buhari leaves for Kenya

BREAKING: Ex-IG, Adewusi passes away at National Hospital

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Traffic warden yanks out motorist’s teeth over N50

Ekiti kidnappers abduct 85-year-old farmer, demand N40m ransom

Fire guts Kaduna market, Balewa varsity’s hostel

NYSC, police ignored robbery attack on us – Corpers

Ogun police arrest man for killing friend

Oyediji cannot become Olubadan, says Ajimobi

Corruption: ICPC vows to probe civil servants

Metuh’s firm, others received N1.4bn for doing nothing —ONSA

Reps query Buhari’s budget figures, N20bn consultancy votes

PDP BoT backs N’East to produce party chairman

Family abandons Lassa fever victim’s corpse in National Hospital

Keyamo, Ohakim’s lawyers clash over threat to witness’ life

Landlord serves ex-IG, Okiro notice to quit

Dariye wanted in London for money laundering, says EFCC

FG seeks recovery of fresh $750m Abacha loot

Attacks on oil facilities, economic sabotage – Ateke Tom

Tinubu faults N4bn allocation to women affairs ministry

Fayose visits Aregbesola, vows not to leave PDP

Crude oil price crash, a blessing – Kwara gov

FG gives conditions for out-of-court settlement with MTN

FAAC allocates N387.77bn to FG, states, LGs

Customs target N1tn revenue for 2016

Pain is the same everywhere – Verissimo

Tax more Nigerians to fund budget, FG urged

Teecock competition final for Thursday

Demolition: Artists may seek redress in court, says Soyinka

Taming the Mtn shrew

Onigbinde, Etim slam Eagles over CHAN exit

Ex-EFCC boss, Waziri, loses daughter

Emenike: Palace, West Ham fight

Fear grips dock workers over planned sacking

A troubled naira and the national economy

Hard times ahead, CBN warns Nigerians…says low oil revenue to linger

Adeola laments loss of seats to Lagos PDP

Nigerian doctor inaugurates novel breathing device

Forex: FG may grant concessions to automakers

Awori indigenes protest at Tinubu’s residence

Who is Tompolo speaking for?

To protect kidneys, know your blood pressure level

Managing Nephrotic syndrome

45% of Nigerian graduates unemployed – Survey

Control your emotions, control your money

Police free kidnapped victims, arrest suspects in A’Ibom

Building on the IMF assessment

Degree without professional qualifications is not marketable – Onalo

Mining, the next investment destination

Customs impound N145m contraband goods

Saving the Nigerian economy

APC pushed Bello to steal Audu’s victory – Igbokwe

PDP trying to destroy my relationship with Buhari- Tinubu

Israel accuses UN Secretary General of encouraging terror

One shot as Police, Navy clash in Rivers

One crazy dance track & today’s top trends

Ex-EFCC boss, Waziri loses daughter

Landlord issues ex-IGP, Okiro quit notice

Lagos bans parties, social functions in public schools

Kidnappers demand N40m ransom for ex-council boss’ father

Fire guts petrol tanker on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Osun workers storm N’Assembly to protest nonpayment of salaries

Buhari leaves for Kenya, Ethiopia on Wednesday

Keyamo, Ohakim’s lawyers clash over alleged threat to witness’ life

Victor Osimhen leaves for Germany to sign for Wolfsburg

Detention of El-zakyzaky illegal, unfair – Iran

Eagles crash out of CHAN

Arms scandal: Don’t give suspects media trial, Adebanjo tells FG

Court jails Egyptian female writer for insulting Islam

Tuface, Wizkid give Blackface silent treatment?

PICTURES: Kaduna market fire

CBN retains monetary policy rate at 11%

Eritrea orders men to marry two wives or be jailed

[BREAKING] Lassa fever: Ogun puts undergraduate, 18 others under watch

Van Gaal leads United training as club deny resignation offer


Ebola, Lassa now Zika

One killed as fire razes market in Kaduna

Three corpses exhumed from foundation of building in Enugu

Metuh’s firm among 78 paid for doing nothing – NSA office

OAU suspends student union leaders

TSA killing autonomy, research —Varsity, poly unions lament

FIFA confirms final five for presidential election

Hoodlums slaughter 23-year-old, ask residents not to panic

Monday, January 25, 2016

Scrap NUC, ex-UNILAG DVC tells FG

We’ll quiz Kachikwu over crude swap deals –Reps

‘Direct banks, oil firms to sell forex to BDCs’

Auditing, key to good public governance —Lagos HoS

Naira is out of balance —Rewane

Concept Nova fights car vandalism with technology

Gionee unveils superpower M5 mini phone

NFMC intervenes in N34bn frequency controversy

NNPC discovers fuel theft base in Lagos

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: FG considers out-of-court settlement

EFCC arraigns four for diverting bank loan

Dickson sanctions 500 workers for supporting APC

Suicide bombers attack Cameroonian market, kill 25

Church, mosque businesses should pay tax –Ex-minister

Corruption was PDP’s only legacy, says Okotie

Probe, jail Jonathan if found guilty – NEF

Dariye diverted N1.126bn, gave Atiku’s firm N100m – Witness

Awori indigenes lament marginalisation

Court jails cop for killing student

Kerosene subsidy removal won’t guarantee supply – Marketers

Lagos bloody clash suspects paraded

D’Tigers unhappy with Buhari’s N600k gift

Metuh gave me $2m cash to invest, says woman

Lagos gang leader, Sunday Terror, killed

Open street gates in seven days ─ LASG

UNIBEN VC warns students against cultism, prostitution

AMCON debtors fly around in private jets – Kuru

Blocked canal: Lagos orders Synagogue to stop construction

Senate may order ex-EFCC chairman Lamorde’s arrest

Lagos officials kill 7,243 rats in markets

Finalists emerge in Doregos tourney

Quadri makes top eight at Hungary Open

On BoI site, there is fund for any business

How Nigeria was short-changed in $470m CCTV projects —Reps

Ex-stars predict tough Eagles-Guinea CHAN tie

What you should know about country homes

‘Don’t rig Benue senatorial poll’

Lassa fever: Lagos officials kill 7,243 rats in markets

Arms scandal: Falana’s attempt to implicate me malicious, says Okonjo-Iweala

EFCC arraigns ex-NIMASA boss, Akpobolokemi, on fifth charge

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Rich Nigerians owe AMCON N5.4tn, still fly private jets -Kuru

10.3 million African children obese, at risk of illnesses – WHO

Woman, 53, dies of Lassa fever in  A’Ibom

FG to arraign16 bank officials for 327m fraud

We haven’t received bench warrant on Tompolo – Police

Suicide bomb attacks kill 26 in Cameroon market

[INFOGRAPHICS] The devastating effects of Lassa fever

Arms probe: Army absolves Buratai

EFCC arraigns four for diverting Bank of Industry loan

Army commences probe of 19 top officers in Lagos

14 foreigners know fate on oil bunkering charges Feb 8

Poverty, injustice causes of conflicts – Buhari

Bulletproof cars: Judge’s transfer stalls judgment in Oduah’s case

Things you should know about Child Sexual Abuse

Respect A’Court judgment, APC candidate tells Bayelsa Speaker

Metuh gave me $2m cash to invest  – Witness

Ryan Giggs takes over Manchester United’s training

POLLS: Was it wrong to handcuff Olisa Metuh?

BREAKING: Court rules on Kanu’s bail application Friday

FG plans recovery, peace programme for North East

Carbon monoxide kills mother, child after snow blocks car tailpipe

Five ways to kick-start your day smoothly

Metuh yet to meet bail conditions, seeks variation of terms


Sunday, January 24, 2016

Experts lament effects of solid mineral extraction on ecosystem

Lagos bloody clash suspects arrested

Ogun urges LGs to boost IGR

CPC gives LASG ultimatum on Lagos HOMS winners

FCMB seeks to strengthen retail contribution

Capital controls are necessary, says Fidelity MD

ACA set to inaugurate Onitsha Mall

Currency market challenges threaten private sector investment – Analysts

Ondo among poorest states – APC chief

Our change-defying 2016 budget

Of local content and governance

Challenge before DPR

How to deploy recovered loot

Can cbn save the naira and save Nigerians?

shut Calabar market over alleged extortion, battery

N20b road construction sparks controversy in Delta

Murder: Policemen face dismissal, trial

Police foil robbery operation in Delta

Police deny stripping Biafra agitators

DELSU grapples with homosexuals

OGSG builds 96 modern houses for villagers

Eagles land in Rubavu for Guinea

Ibadan polo begins

Chelsea beat Arsenal

Workers panic as states shun Contributory Pension Scheme

Security man arrested for using unlicensed pistol

Man picks prescription papers, makes N300,000 begging

I know my four-year-old brother’s abductor – Sister, 8

Mum was bedridden ─ Son of woman burnt by cultists

A’Ibom distances governor from report on S’Court judgment

NHRC summons Enugu waste management boss over rights abuses

One dies, six injured in lone accident

Fresh N22.7bn charges: EFCC lines up 25 witnesses against Tompolo, others

Naira devaluation unlikely as MPC meets today

We don’t recognise Biafran passport – US, UK

Kidnappers of Ubulu-Uku monarch abandon N100m ransom

Budget: N’Assembly plans to review oil benchmark

Govt silent on new national carrier

$2.1bn arms deal: Falana drags Dasuki, others before ICC

…begins review of privatisation, concession laws

Herdsmen kill three policemen, 60 others in Adamawa, Kaduna

Crisis looms in APC over boards’ appointments

Nigerian doctors now endangered species

EFCC should get remand order from H’Court – CJ

FG removes kerosene subsidy

Ile-Epo road repair for completion in April

S’court orders re-hearing of tax suit against Ikpeazu

Publisher not required to prove every word in libel case

Tinubu, Alao-Akala, Osun assembly hail late Olubadan

Builders call for public sensitisation to foundation construction

50 spare parts shops razed in Ibadan

Nigeria loses 400,000 hectares of forest annually – Experts

Unity Bank moves HQ to Lagos

Buhari’s anti-corruption war getting out of hand – Falae

Inmates blow prison wall open in mass breakout

Man U results don’t match £250m investment – David Gill

Lagos police arrest cult leader, six others

Many killed as Fulani herdsmen attack Adamawa communities

Patients, nurses flee FMC Asaba as 2 Lassa fever patients die

Fresh N46bn fraud: 25 witnesses to testify against Tompolo

Rerun: Pressure mounts on David Mark to step down

Mourinho writes six-page United job application

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Bloody clashes likely between soldiers, militants

Nigerian dies in South African police custody

Woman delivers conjoined twins in Enugu

NNPC loses N255bn in one year

Prepare your child for preschool

Cash crunch: Nigerians to pay more tax

Fire razes 200 shops in Sapele market

APC seeks Bayelsa Speaker’s arrest for defying A’Court judgment

Cattle grazing: FG unveils plan for growing grass

Suswam’s deputy defects

Our 2016 goals – Super CEOs

I am reconciling with APC — Osoba

Arms scandal: Military awaits EFCC action on 11 serving officers

Dad’s account was in the red when he died — Tafawa Balewa’s son

Military rescue operation dangerous for Chibok girls –Ex-general

Surrender to EFCC, Bayelsa APC tells Tompolo

FG fires top civil servants for fraud

NIS places cattle rearers under surveillance

63 deaths in six months: How Lassa fever exposed Nigeria’s poor primary health care

Nobody has asked me to return N100m Anenih gave me — Falae

Supreme Court affirms death sentence for murderer

Olubadan: I paid N170,000 for Seriki elevation, says Oyediji

Women footballers are unjustly labelled lesbians — Uwak

I did not plan to fall in love — Toyin Oshinaike

Muslim women should be left to wear hijabs — Onaiyekan

Abandoned for 17 years: lagos stadium swimming pool gets new life

Ibadan School of Government and public policy

A fun lesson in Contract Law

We’ll rely on IGR to fund Lagos budget — Ashade

Senior civil servants own properties abroad, say realtors

I won’t rap in vernacular –Mode 9

Despite paying N170,000 to be elevated, Olubadan denied me – Oyediji

9-year-old arrested for making terror threats against school

Union urges Oshiomhole to reverse appointment of COLBEN provost

Group demands reinstatement of NITDA DG, threatens unrest

APC demands Bayelsa Speaker’s arrest for defying A’Court judgment

Man, 51, dies of Lassa fever in Lagos

Surrender to EFCC, Bayelsa APC elders tell Tompolo

Friday, January 22, 2016

FG launches special military operation to tackle pipeline vandalism

CHAN 2016:Eagles draw with Tunisia

Salami, the Buhari rewards and our European tours

dancing boosts my confidence before bouts –Adekuoroye

SMEs must be financially disciplined to grow – Akintilo

Forex ban: CBN to refund N35m caution deposit to BDC operators

Police arrest man with human head in Enugu

Delta community mourns, protests over killing of monarch

Man arrested for N11m bank fraud in Enugu blames poverty

Community threatens to stop oil firms’ operations over neglect

Edo court convicts man for assaulting neighbour

We won’t provide sureties for Metuh –Jalo

BDC operators import dollars from Ghana, Benin Rep, others

Dollar scarcity hits Nigerian banks

Court adjourns hearing on Dasuki’s application to stop trial

Oyo picks Feb 12 for Olubadan’s burial, Buhari mourns

Three suicide bombers intercepted in Maiduguri

Metuh kept with 419 suspects, gets N600m fresh bail

Court grants fresh N600m bail to Metuh

Dasukigate: 21 persons, firms got N54.65bn –FG

Corruption: Buhari goes tough on public officers’ asset declaration

Aso Rock Lens: Mixed feelings as frugal Buhari fetes sports ambassadors

Luxurious Mercedes Benz for House Speaker, Dogara

Why you shouldn’t shave your pubic hair

Buhari’s N4.8bn budget for clinic, website embarrassing –Activists

Mallam el-Rufai, these children need chairs and desks too

Etcetera Live: Mr. President, the hangman must be involved in your fight against corruption

Ekiti APC insists Fayose owns property in Dubai

Voice Coach: 16 goals for the professional singer In 2016 (3)

We’re proud of our relationship with God –FTK

Tingles: Look around you…

I love to add African touch to western attire –Buga

No more marriage for me –Solomon Akiyesi

Tuface, Waje unveiled as The Voice coaches

Femi Solar denies rift with Yinka Ayefele

Wizkid has been stealing my songs for long –Blackface

Lassa fever: Combating the new killer in town

Lagos community where landlords prefer Indians, Lebanese to Nigerians

Which should be more important in marriage — love or respect?

Mesut özil, four-time best player award winner

Lessons from Ooni’s historic visit to Alaafin

Jebose Boulevard: Police stations where crime victims pay for justice

Day Ashimolowo dined with 5,000 widows

Bayelsa: No end in sight to electoral violence

I started primary school when my mates were already teachers

NDLEA intercepts 3,000kg of Tramadol disguised as condoms

Banks responsible for sharp practices in foreign exchange –Gwadabe, ABCON President

I have been Alfa’s sex slave for two years –Lagos housewife •I’m just a spiritual doctor – Alfa

I signed a contract with my parent before going into music –Adewale Ayuba

No spaces in wards: Nigeria’s inadequate emergency medical services fill mortuaries with corpses

NPF introduces new uniform for SARS

Child theft: Lawyer kicks as NAPTIP arrests widow

Sexual health and techniques

I went into robbery to maintain my chieftaincy title–Ex-Niger Delta militant

VIDEO: Living dangerously in Lagos 2

I don’t have properties in UAE − Babangida Aliyu

FG will not regulate online publications – Minister

CHAN: Tunisia hold Nigeria to one-all draw

Benue, Nassarawa move to end cattle rearers, farmers’ clash

Lassa fever patient responding to treatment – LUTH

FG spent N2.95tn servicing domestic debt in five years

Buhari won’t stop anti-corruption war over human rights’ claims —Lai Mohammed

We didn’t bomb pipelines, say ex-militant leaders

We’re didn’t bomb pipelines, say ex-militant leaders

We’re not responsible for pipeline bombings, say ex-militant leaders

APC calls for arrest, prosecution of Speaker for contempt

CBN to return N35m deposit to Bureau De Change operators

N1.04tn fine: MTN seeks out of court settlement

Al Shabaab gunmen attack Somalia beach restaurant, kill 17

Olubadan’s death, a great loss to Nigeria -Buhari

What Nigerians are saying about Lassa fever

BREAKING: Court grants fresh N600m bail to Metuh

BREAKING: Court adjourns hearing on Dasuki’s application to stop trial

UNIJOS ASUU calls off strike

Police forcefully feed thief bananas to retrieve gold chain

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Kolade urges parents to support children’s talents

Lassa fever: Be vigilant, experts caution proprietors

Safety concerns as fire destroys schools

HP partners Ice Prince for Star Wars

I have learnt my lessons – Wale Thompson

Neye brings All the Right Reasons from Florida

Good hygiene can prevent viral infections

Vaccinate your child before meningitis, measles attacks

Xenophobia, others were most searched items in 2015

Great briefs will determine successful campaigns this year

Buhari fulfils 31-year-old promise to Eaglets

Pupils walk against violence, climate change

‘You can’t get the best from unpaid teachers’

Aregbesola advises school committees on excellence

NUT wants unfair labour practices in schools investigated

Nigeria can rule Africa under Oliseh – Dombraye

Eagles must be wary of Tunisia attack – Erico

Mascherano escapes prison

Enyimba set for Akwa test

Abiodun out of ITTF tourney

Culture groups petition Ambode over artists’ trial

FG sells N195bn T-bills at higher rate

The mother who was also my muse

Vitafoam sees prospect in merger with Vono

Market gains N121bn despite losses by 14 firms

Ooni to build watchtower in Ife

Omoighe exhibition explores love, power

Lagos plans steady power supply in health centres

I’ll build schools, new roads, Ambode tells communities

Plateau confirms five fresh Lassa fever cases

Return stolen funds, Ahmadiyyah tells looters

Dasuki files fresh application to stop trial

Oshiomhole, Lagos Speaker, others mourn monarch

Adetunji visits Odugade family

We’ll give Olubadan a befitting burial —Ajimobi

Pastor arrested for raping 14-year-old stepdaughter

Kidnappers abduct RTEAN leader in Ogun

Fire guts train, Samsung office in Lagos

Police commissioner’s aide accused of flogging, raping lady

Fire razes Abakaliki Market

Panic as govt simulates plane crash in Lagos

APC regime, a step to fascism – PDP govs

Constitution review: Dogara meets empty hall for panel’s inauguration

I didn’t step down as Bayelsa Speaker –Benson

Arms probe: Metuh arraigned for destroying evidence

Cultists invade Rivers communities, kill 16

Order on asset declaration to expose corruption –Defence HQ

You can’t be Olubadan, chiefs tell Oyediji, endorse Adetunji

Court bars Wike from evicting sacked perm secs

ICPC arraigns ex-governor Yerima for N1bn fraud

PDP Reps query N4bn budget for Villa clinic

Lassa fever and our governance woes

Domestic debt servicing gulped N2.95tn in five years

Rape: Let the sleeping family wake up

Fuel subsidy removal’ll save govt N985bn – Osinbajo

Human rights won’t stop anti-corruption war —Lai Mohammed

We’re permitted to ‘giraffe’ Merkel’s homework

Reps summon Ontario, Aiteo CEOs over swap deals

Vono MD laments influx of fake products

I enjoy helping immigrants – Nkwocha

MPC meets Tuesday to discuss naira devaluation

Controversy surrounds Anambra APC senatorial primary

Oil firm to sack 700 workers

Pipeline vandalism: Power drops by 1,000MW, says Senate

CBN clarifies N50 stamp duty on bank transactions

Saraki urges Unilever to increase investment in Nigeria

Senators seek aggressive tax collection to fund budget

WSSCC gets new chair

Oil slump: FG won’t reduce investment in infrastructure

Suspected cultists attack Rivers communities, kill 16

Forgery: Ekweremadu lied to Chief Judge, say APC senators

VIDEO: Fire guts Samsung showroom in Lagos

Two suspected Biafran agitators remanded in prison

ICPC re-arraigns ex-PDP’s Nasarawa gov aspirant for fraud

I’m ashamed to be linked with arms scandal – Falae

Court bars Wike from evicting sacked Perm Secs

Bayelsa: Abducted commissioner regains freedom

Lassa fever: Osun places 55 under surveillance

Photos: Living dangerously in Lagos

Q&A: Details about the latest bird flu resurgence in Nigeria

I didn’t step down as Bayelsa Speaker – Benson

Prepare your handover notes, Dickson tells appointees

Gates, Dangote Foundation seal N19.7bn deal to reduce malnutrition

Ogun warns against territory encroachment

Court jails fake NDLEA operative four years

Student stabs colleague to death in Kano

Attacker bites off chunk of man’s nose after harassing wife

(PICTURES) Suspected masterminds of Nyanya bomb blast arraigned

UPDATED: Metuh pleads not guilty to destruction of evidence charges

BREAKING: Buhari fulfils 31-year-old promise to Ugbade, Atere, others

BREAKING: EFCC arraigns  Metuh for destruction of evidence

BREAKING: Court stands down to await Dasuki’s arrival

Police arrest four men for possessing human skulll

Tiger attacks keeper on morning walk at zoo

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Oba Samuel Odulana Odugade —1914-2016

High rate of human rights violation worrisome – Activists

Debate: Senators split over implementation of 2016 budget

Remand Kanu in prison, not DSS custody – Court

Assign more judges to fraud cases, Magu tells CJ

Ekiti farmers protest Fayose’s airport project site

Court orders FG to produce Dasuki on Feb. 16

Nothing wrong with handcuffing Metuh, says Oshiomhole

We’ll eradicate Lassa fever by April, says FG

Forgery: Ekweremadu loses bid to stop judgment

Two high chiefs lay claim to Olubadan throne

Buhari panel probes Army, to invite Ihejirika, Dambazau, others

N470m lost daily to gas pipeline attacks –FG

Trafigura, Duke lifted $24bn crude without contracts – PPMC

Lagos to hold common entrance test

Senate demands NNPC, DPR, others’ audited accounts

SIM registration: Minister warns operators of sanctions

FG targets N394bn from non-oil exports

Ambode lauds Lagos admission into Odu’a Group

I bought seven certificates for N100,000 – Fake LUTH doctor

Man accused of raping three-year- old daughter

Truck crushes 15-year-old boy to death

Security guards intercept vandals loading fuel in Ogun

Workers, students protest insecurity in C’River varsity

12 killed in Edo auto crash

With N150,000, you can start a bakery

Customs impound courier truck with smuggled poultry

Imo goes online, leaves Kaduna, Sokoto, Kebbi behind

The ‘doctoring’ of a national budget

Nigeria needs more industrial clusters – NEPAZ

Hope for states as FG liberalises solid minerals sector

Mimiko, APC chief differ on Ondo’s development

Keeping online visitors engaged with storytelling

Ambode welcomes admission into Odu’a Group

Buhari’s technical education programme

I knew I’d be a star at 11 – Ronaldo

Amokachi seals deal with Finnish club

Investment opportunities in a bad economy

Holding elected officials accountable

Iran return threatens Nigeria’s export to India, S’Africa

The heat is on this season, stay hydrated

Hammers move to save Emenike, Blues eye Ighalo

Group accuses foreigners of taking over freight forwarding

I am not dating Buhari’s daughter – Zamfara gov

VIDEO: Pensioners protest in Lagos

Crisis brews over Olubadan’s successor

Falana calls for establishment of anti-corruption court

2016 budget implementation doubtful, says Senators

Truck crushes boy to death in Ogun

N5,000 stipends: We don’t have statistics of unemployed Nigerians, says Minister

Senate asks NNPC, DPR, others to submit audited accounts

PDP wants Faleke sacked as APC lawmaker

Cultists kill one in Bayelsa

Police arraign 10 suspected Biafra agitators in Rivers

NNPC shuts down Port Harcourt, Kaduna refineries

Forged Senate rules: Ekweremadu loses bid to stop court judgment

Afternoon naps improve emotional health, memory – Studies

Seven ways to make your kids healthier through food

Activists laud police, military operations in Rivers

BREAKING: Test confirms Osun doctor died of Lassa fever 

POLLS: Is killing rats the solution to curbing Lassa fever

Exposure to heat cause infertility – Experts

Why we handcuffed Metuh − NPS

BREAKING: Court orders IPOB leader Kanu’s remand in prison

Court orders FG to produce Dasuki in court Feb. 16

Traders return to Oshodi rail tracks

Gunmen kill 19 in Pakistan university attack

BREAKING: IPOB leader Kanu, others in court for treason

10 things you didn’t know about the late Olubadan

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

A’Court dismisses Arik’s N20bn libel suit against PUNCH

Synagogue: Court adjourns criminal trial to Jan. 27

Olubadan dies in his sleep at 101

Aregbesola admits increasing airport contract by N7bn

Corrupt judges will be prosecuted, forfeit assets – FG

Social protection plan not for party members – Presidency

We won’t disobey court orders – EFCC

Senate accepts Buhari’s ‘corrected budget’, begins bill debate today

FG blames govs as Lassa fever hits 17 states

N2.6bn fraud: ‘Fashion designer got N546m from NIMASA’

Buhari: We’ll crack down on oil thieves, abductors

PDP kicks as Olisa Metuh appears for trial in handcuffs

Chikatara destined for greatness – Eagles coordinator

CHAN: Shofoluwe warns Eagles against Tunisia

Minister assures Eagles allowances will be paid

Stay focused, Kanu advises Eagles

Writer apologises to lady over kissing without consent

Maths teacher out with history book

Ebedi opens 2016 with three writers

Boom time for fumigators as Lassa fever spreads

Nigeria has second-highest global stillbirths —Report

APHPN calls for more isolation centres

Mayflower school clocks 6o, immortalises Solarin

Emefiele blames naira fall on US policy, importation

Trafigura didn’t fulfil crude swap deal terms – Customs

Nigeria loses N571bn annually to tax waivers – Report

S’West govs okay Lagos as Odu’a member

CBN unveils N300bn fund for non-oil exporters

France promises visa for Nigerian business owners

Nigeria’s thieving military elite

2016 Budget: Dead in the water

Institutional laughing stock

Re: The sociology of corruption

The Biafran in all Nigerians

12-year-old victim of torture shuns home

Fuel scarcity and subsidy solution

EFCCand looters

Calabar sanitation workers assault female food vendor

Grand Cherokee Hellcat under way

NSITF, pay my pension

Trader pours hot water on 12-year-old over N100

Don’t serve your kids unhealthy food

TRACE, immigration officers clash in Ogun

Survival of the fastest

Group fetes underprivileged Owerri residents

Court remands native doctor for impregnating client

Trump’s ‘hate speeches’ still causing controversy

You caused your woes, APC tells PDP

New Hyundai Genesis targets Mercedes S-Class, BMW 7-Series

Police flee as robbers abduct couple, kill guard

PDP should blame itself for current woes – APC

Buratai justifies Shi’ites’ killing, says army acted within law

Gunmen kidnap Redeem pastor during service

Lassa fever: FG blames States over silence

Metuh’s handcuff meant to subdue opposition − PDP

FG cancels NIMASA varsity project, seeks payment refund

Bird Flu: Plateau destroys 22,000 birds

2015 witnessed highest number of annulled elections – INEC

Buhari vows to deal with pipeline bombers, oil thieves

FG threatens to scrap NIMASA over massive fraud

I didn’t collect money from Dasuki, says PDP chairman

Abducted Christ Embassy pastor regains freedom

FRSC to claim damages from Dangote over officer’s death

BREAKING: Bayelsa Speaker bows to pressure, steps down

I am resolved to better Lagos – Ambode

Nigeria’s non-oil exports drop by N1.2tn

Lassa fever: Fear grips Osun residents over doctor’s death

BREAKING: Court grants Metuh N400m bail

BREAKING: Metuh granted bail

Crisis: Envoy assures safety of 5,000 Nigerian students in Ukraine

Synagogue: Engineers oppose service mode

Nigeria, UAE sign agreement on stolen funds’ recovery

Jealous ex-boyfriend kills two students, self

Desertification threaten 200 Nigerian communities

FG lacks will to fight subsidy fraud – Reps

Technology usage for evil can be devastating – Adeagbo

Uwak laments state of women’s football

Djokovic, Serena play down allegations

Top seeds progress at Aussie Open

Turkish man opens fire on teahouse for ‘overpriced tea’

Edo police recover 32 sophisticated guns

BREAKING: Panel begins hearing on Army, Shiites clash

Buhari asks Senate to consider ‘corrected budget’

Lassa Fever: Daughter of victim under observation, says commissioner

Corruption creating recruits for insurgent groups – Transparency International

Enugu police partner ministry over cult activities in schools

[SPONSORED] Jumia Fashion Clearance Sales 2016 at up to 80% Discount

Bird Flu: Ministry destroys 1,500 birds, feeds in Ebonyi

Monday, January 18, 2016

Mozia sets record

YSFON revives Ramat Cup

Guinea, Tunisia play 2-2

Nigeria beat Niger 4-1 to top Group C

Basic guidelines to having a baby (2)

Don’t neglect your cough

Poverty, poor hygiene and Lassa fever

GTBank to reward mobile banking customers

ABCON faults CBN stoppage of dollar sale

FCMB unveils e-invoicing initiative for SMEs

Banks process cheques worth N4.69tn in nine months

Ministry, Zinox to build database of the unemployed

Solid minerals sector generates N113bn – NEITI

Tariff: Electricity consumers to petition N’Assembly, minister

Stop maltreating Nigerians, FG warns foreign airlines

Soldiers arrest two suspected pipeline bombers

14 firms bid for Asaba airport concession

We won’t participate in Ondo LG poll – APC

Arms scandal: EFCC sends ex-service chiefs’ accounts to NFIU

Gunmen abduct Christ Embassy pastor, others

Family demands remains of graduate killed by policemen

Construction workers protest non-payment of salaries, verbal sacking

Youths storm Lagos police station over artist’s arrest

Police arraign RCCG pastor for alleged N30m fraud

Organise education summit, Babcock VC urges Buhari

Ondo students protest non-payment of bursary

Judge defers to A’Court in Lagos LG suit

Ogun releases fund to support SMEs

NUJ sues customs for assault on journalist

Measles kills five in Oyo

IPOB leader Kanu files fresh bail application

Two die in pro-Biafran agitators, soldiers’ clash

PDP: From grand delusion to painful reality

15 ex-govs, 40 others stole N1.34tn in eight years –FG

El-Rufai begins feeding programme for school pupils

Julius Berger, RCC’s Lagos-Ibadan Expressway contracts illegal —Babalakin

Crisis brews in PDP over arms probe

Biafra not dead, MASSOB replies Obasanjo

Politicians use bureaux de change to launder money – CLO

‘Missing’ budget: Buhari seeks cut in Villa votes

Scripture Union creates DailyGuide app

N2.6bn fraud: EFCC opens case against Akpobolokemi

Agbaje fails his online supporters

FG revenue crisis deepens as oil hits $28

Dasukigate: ‘Military’ll release indicted officers to EFCC’

Orange acquires N59bn Airtel shares

Student nurse tests positive for Lassa fever

Corruption is Buhari’s main opposition —SGF

New PC makes the ‘Internet’ available offline

Nigeria’s e-ID gets international recognition

NIIT develops two courses for IT development

How social media endangers teens

Buhari appoints Abdallah as NDLEA chairman

Two feared dead as IPOB, military clash in Aba

Falana ‎urges Buhari to pardon soldiers convicted for mutiny

Gunmen kidnap varsity lecturer in Rivers

N2.6m fraud: EFCC opens case against Akpobolokemi

We have driven Boko Haram backwards, says Buhari

CHAN: Nigeria beat Niger 4-1

Osinbajo welcomes global support for rehabilitation of IDPs

Nigeria at risk if returnee B’Haram victims are not re-integrated − UN‎

TB Joshua makes fresh move to quash criminal charges

Couple celebrates 82nd wedding anniversary

55 govt officials, businessmen stole N1.35trn – FG

Measles kill five in Oyo

Student nurse tests positive to Lassa fever in Ekiti

I didn’t blame Jonathan for Lassa fever – Health Minister

Gunmen abduct Christ Embassy pastor, 11 others

Sweden decides against recognising Western Sahara

Lassa fever: Rivers establishes three centres

Nigeria vs Niger: Starting 11

PDP national officers ask Metuh, Mohammed to step down

We have no choice than to sack workers − FUTA VC

Bureau de change, conduit for money laundering – CLO

Biafra is not dead, will never die, MASSOB replies Obasanjo

Animals attend church in Spain

Aisha Buhari restructures governors wives’ forum

Troops warn community leaders against attacks on oil installations

Hayatou gives up CAF election duties

Lake Chad’s shrinking contributes to insurgency – Buhari

Man in court for biting off neighbour’s nose

APC leaders are trying to frame me – Tompolo

Artiste arrested for posing nude in museum

Artiste poses nude in museum

Agency announces $46m loan for renewable energy projects in Africa

BREAKING: 4 dead in suicide attack at Cameroon mosque

Austrian doctor faces probe for refusing to treat refugees

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Internet scam suspect nabbed for impersonation

ITTF tourney: Nigeria draw India

CHAN: Ekpo advises Eagles

Nekonini to market Abesan housing scheme

Town planners seek to reposition profession

Will Buhari’s anti-graft war lead to convictions?

Firm seeks peace in troubled Rivers LG

School fire: Edo govt blames arsonists

Army arrests suspected fake officer in Delta

DELSU identifies 226 cultists, warns fresh students

NDLEA arrests 186 drug suspects in C’River … 140 in Bayelsa

Police kill suspected kidnappers in Akwa Ibom …parade six robbers

NDIC unveils protection measure for mobile money subscribers

Imported food items push inflation up to 9.6%

Memory, remembrance and closure

Buhari’s 2016 budget of frivolities (2)

Akande warns APC against ‘parasites’ defecting from PDP

Ex-PDP chair faults Akpabio’s zoning formula

Bird flu hits Plateau

We didn’t defraud injured ex-corpers – NYSC

Bayelsa Speaker refuses to vacate seat after A’court sacking

Bishop bars priests from officiating at costly burials

NITEL/Mtel buyer to begin operation in March

Ekweremadu moves to stop judgment in Senate forgery suit

Court dismisses contempt charge against bank MD

FG to give N60bn loan to one million artisans

‘4,723 IDPs abandoned in Taraba’

‘Civil-military relations will end insurgency’

NASFAT urges Muslims to be tolerant

FG, states brainstorm on Lassa fever Tuesday

LASG advises residents to keep trees

Lagos trains UNILAG students on sexual assault prevention

Help in preventing Lassa fever, Speaker urges Lagosians

11 Reps sue Dogara over mace-snatching ban

Aregbesola inflated airport contract by N11.5bn, says PDP

A’court stole my votes, cheated Abia people – Ikpeazu

Ooni makes history, visits Alaafin, preaches unity

Budget: Senate may delay debate

Soldiers comb Delta State for pipeline bombers

Building a strong brand for professional speakers

Nigeria’s oil fields face shutdown amid price slump

Eagles face tricky Niger test

Jonathan turned CBN into ATM – Soludo

Man kills Europe-bound footballer while jogging

Mobile devices, work and healthy living

Politics of ‘missing’ 2016 budget

Experts expect robust real estate market

Confusion over Lagos-Ibadan Expressway project

Residents accuse Synagogue of building on canal

Corruption is fighting back

Rooney breaks record

Three arrested for stealing 17 goats

#BringBackOurGirls loses appeal

Simple remedies for sore throat

Sparklight bags excellence award

Five men rape pupil for refusing tailor’s advances

Oko-baba sawmill for relocation before April

Nigeria defend ITF/CAT title

Lonely deaths in Indian hospitals

Contractors shun C’ River govt

All you need to know about Lassa fever

Market trend to continue –Analysts

Wobbling and fumbling with fuel prices

Saraki orders security beef up in N’Assembly

We’ll know whether Buhari has worked from 2017 – Jalo

Bale, Benzema injuries ruin Zidane’s party

Navy hands over vessel with N11m stolen fuel to EFCC

Ooni pays unscheduled visit to Alaafin in Oyo

APC dissociates self from Kogi Assembly crisis

Shi’ites demand unconditional release of El-Zakzaky

EFCC didn’t ask me to return money – Falae

Onaiyekan warns politicians against vengeance

Rooney stuns Liverpool at Anfield

Bayelsa Speaker refuses to vacate seat after A’Court sacking

Plateau confirms outbreak of bird flu

Buhari sympathises with Burkina Faso over terrorist attack

Edo urges federal MDAs to pay N2bn tax debt

UI, OAU students renounce cultism at Adeboye’s crusades

Police arrest cleric for making boy cut off his hand

Buhari ready to meet Jonathan over arms scandal – Presidency

Youths are wasting time online – Suu Kyi

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Arms scandal: How Jonathan ordered Dasuki to give Anenih N250m refund

Arms scandal: 10 generals, one colonel face military panel

Man climbs, stays on Lagos high-tension tower for three hours

No plans to lose weight – Dayo Amusa

Customers can now transfer foreign currency — Banks

Refurbish, don’t sell refineries, IPMAN tells FG

Senate carpets Akande over comments on ‘missing budget’

Lassa fever: Three die as Lagos, Rivers monitor 307 persons

Buhari, EFCC acting against rule of law — Adegboruwa

Shi’ites killings: Army will pay dearly, says Falana

Why Falae collected N100m from PDP — SDP

CACOL hails EFCC for reopening Halliburton, Siemens cases

How I was rigged out of Bayelsa poll — Sylva

I hurriedly married my wife after another man proposed — Ejike Okoye

PDP defectors as APC’s dilemma

Two killed, several injured in Lagos, Ogun multiple accidents

I want to know where my father was buried before I die — Lt.-Col. Yakubu’s daughter

Buhari leaves for UAE today to attend energy summit

Seizing public office benefits will check rigging – NHRC boss

EFCC traces Badeh, Amosu, others’ properties

Look, listen and act

Delta appoints 31 principals, sanctions 26 for alleged fraud

Why we rode superbike to our wedding – Couple

I feared for my husband’s life —Muma Gee

Celine Dion’s brother also dies of cancer

Shi’ites-army clash: El-Rufai names members of commission of inquiry

Obasanjo bags Master’s in Theology, to proceed for PhD

Cultists stab man, 21, to death in Lagos

Scandal: Billions spent on faulty helicopters for Air Force

Several killed in Burkina Faso attack

Don’t sack workers now, FG begs private investors

Buhari leaves Abuja for UAE on Sunday

Dickson proposes N150bn budget for 2016

Taiwan’s new leader disappears from Chinese social network

Teacher rapes 10-year-old

Friday, January 15, 2016

Oliseh’s Eagles hopeful as Rwanda 2016 begins

CHAN: Oliseh wary of Tunisians

I want to coach Super Falcons someday – Mbachu

Glo/CAF awards, Ighalo and Ogwumike sisters

Ighalo named EPL Player of the Month

Lassa fever kills one in Abuja, surfaces in Lagos

Boko Haram: Pupils shun schools in Borno, Adamawa

Keshi buries wife, says ‘she was unique’

Senate investigates differences in Buhari, Enang budget proposals

Bayelsa poll failed to meet international standards –Observers

Buhari didn’t storm out of meeting with BBOG –Presidency

Jonathan wins award, vows to work for Nigeria

Our budget not sufficient to fight corruption –ICPC

Poor teacher quality killing Nigerian public schools –Ezekwesili

S’Court affirms Benue gov, Ortom’s election

Buhari challenges military to rescue Chibok girls

Court sends Metuh to prison till Tuesday

Arms scandal: Aregbesola seeks heavy punishment for looters

Oshiomhole urges FG to pardon 66 convicted soldiers

Try ex-military chiefs for war crimes, Northern groups tell Buhari

Obasanjo lambasts Biafran agitators

Fresh arms scandal: 18 Generals to appear before EFCC Monday

Customs order officers to declare assets within 14 days

Delta: Suspected kidnappers weep, beg for freedom

NDLEA arrests 140 drug traffickers, seizes 404.411kgs of drugs

Boko Haram hides explosives inside vegetables —Army

Shoprite attack: We were hired by community leader –Suspect

Firm sues for peace in crisis-rocked Rivers LG

Fayose affirms commitment to war heroes’ welfare

Soldiers intensify clampdown on hoodlums in Rivers

‘Ghosts’ set shops ablaze in Anambra over high cost of goods

Frank Talk: Ogbeni Aregbesola, this is no time to flex your muscles

We’re excited about arms scandal probe –BBOG

NDDC owes 8,000 contractors N400bn –Semenitari

Aso Rock Lens: Buhari and BBOG campaigners’ premature honeymoon

Kidnappers’ boss started bleeding when he saw me – Abducted Lagos schoolgirl

The luxurious SUV for Nigerian senators

I don’t care about the Headies award –Kiss Daniel

Landlord covered my face with pillow – 14-year-old girl raped by ExxonMobil official

Girls Club: Parents, you are sleeping too much!

Jennifer Lawrence wins third golden globes award

Lawmakers need more than one official vehicle to perform –Senator Akpan

Trafficker wanted in three countries arrested in Oyo

I resigned as corporate affairs manager of FCMB without any plan –Adetayo, Moving Media boss

We won’t allow violence during Ondo gov poll –Oluboyo, deputy gov

Insecurity robbing Nigerian companies of opportunities –Eleso, Chairman ConSol

Should spouses inform their partners before giving siblings/relatives money?

Lagos task force arrests robbers with charms, pistols

Man rapes four-year-old daughter of neighbour

Counting losses from $2.1bn arms fund diversion

My twin sister started acting before me –Kehinde Bankole

Sex and health

It’s a miracle I’m still alive –Charles Okocha

I love outfits that make me look taller –Korede Bello

My mother challenged me to become an actor –Wole Ojo

My honorary award, a dream come true – Adeboye

New Ebola death crushes victory celebration

12 million PVCs yet to be collected – INEC chairman

Customs Comptroller-General orders officers to declare their assets

Bayelsa poll didn’t meet international standards – Observers

Agitation for Biafra hopeless – Obasanjo

Poor teacher quality killing Nigerian public schools – Ezekwesili

Osinbajo asks elite to contribute to nation building

Man kills three-year-old son to continue in relationship

TIMELINE: Arms scandal arrests till date

Pakistani boy cuts off own hand after blasphemy mistake

Supreme Court affirms Victor Oye-led APGA exco

Drug trial leaves one person brain-dead, five injured

Nigerians demand rescue of Chibok girls, Buhari tells military

BREAKING: Buhari orders probe of Badeh, Amosu, others

German town bans male asylum seekers from public pools

Court remands 12 oil thieves nabbed by Navy

Arms scandal: Aregbesola seeks heavy punishment for  looters 

PDP wants Buhari impeached, Emefiele sacked

Plateau confirms fresh cases of bird flu

Buhari didn’t storm out of meeting with BBOG campaigners – Presidency

Supreme Court upholds Ortom’s election as Benue governor


Germany protestant church to vote on same-sex marriage

BREAKING: Court remands PDP spokesperson, Metuh in prison

Church of England defies liberals, condemn same-sex marriage

Celine Dion’s husband dies of cancer at 73

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Ogun warns against selling govt land

Fire guts Christ Embassy, Alaba market

Police rescue Ondo ex-speaker

Two groups protest against, for Buhari in Lagos

Obama has just said he’ll be a ‘bull’

Creativity and the power to teach, orient and inspire

Pinnick seeks support for Okowa

Eight Nigerian athletes fail drug test

Nigeria, Ghana listed as football cheats

NSE capitalisation drops by N297bn

AfDB invests $12.5m in women-owned SMEs

Expand e-Dividend campaign across Nigeria, shareholders tell SEC

Nigeria lacks monetary policy strategy —Rewane

‘Teacher quality, most important factor in learning’

Shining lights from public schools

Katsina pupils protest non-payment of NECO/WASSCE fees

Council boss presents free UTME forms to youths

NCE teachers didn’t pass our assessment –Educationist

FG to spend $3.4m on research in Mathematics

Enter NollywoodNewsOnRadio

Art works more profitable than gold now –Shyllon

Carnival turns bloody as cultists kill graduate

Trader accused of defrauding firm of N17m

Police arraign Exxonmobil engineer for alleged rape

Italian-Nigerian petitions IG, alleges flouting of court order

Power sector reforms must be completed –Akande

Notching up on governance in the states

Akintola: 50 years after

Budget controversy deepens

‘700 Shi’ites missing’

FG may probe oil sector –Amaechi

Metuh faces money laundering charges

Card readers failed in Bayelsa polling units – Foreign observers

Senate summons CBN governor over weak naira

First coup wiped out Nigeria’s finest officers –Ademulegun’s son

N34bn fraud: Court orders Tompolo’s arrest for shunning summons

Bank customers shun cash deposits into domiciliary accounts

Bailiffs seal Skye Bank branches over N3.9bn judgment debt

NAFDAC endorses Kasapreko’s $70m factory

Ebola is no more, says WHO

Lassa fever kills doctor as FG begins vaccine trial

Nigeria still battles with unresolved issues

Kogi: Bid to stop Bello’s inauguration fails

State House budget slashed by N100m

Quoted firms must pay N80bn unclaimed dividends – SEC

Return delights Osaze, Moses

NECOM House sale by BPE fraudulent – Panel

Falana, Hon fault Abuja CJ’s directive stopping remand orders

Stock market loses N5.97tn in 18 months

Above 50? Start taking nutrient supplements

Solid minerals can generate more revenue than oil —KADCCIMA

Oil sector may be next after arms deal probe – Amaechi

Widow sues Twitter for spreading ISIS message

Boko Haram members disguising as fruit sellers – Army

Real Madrid to appeal transfer ban

Anenih collected another N21.8m from Metuh – EFCC

Kogi: Tribunal declines to stop Bello’s swearing-in

Chibok girls: Buhari asks BBOG campaigners to be appreciative

Senate got two versions of budgets from Presidency – Saraki

VIDEO: 10 things you should know about Lassa fever

Nigerians may have to register 30 years before Hajj

I,m not behind MOSOP crisis – Sen Abe

Lassa fever: FG places 15 persons under surveillance, seeks 35 others

Test Post

Ndigbo don’t need Biafra -Bishop Chukwuma

‎ EFCC to arraign Metuh on money laundering charges

Students protest, ask Aregbesola to reverse lecturers’ sacking 

Rivers: Police kill two robbers in gun battle

Acid attack survivor becomes India’s face of fashion campaign

BREAKING: Court seals Skye Bank branches in Osogbo over N3.9bn damages

FIFA hit Real, Atletico with one year transfer bans

Man turns wife’s head to mop for running out of jam

BringBackOurGirls campaigners insist on meeting Buhari

Seven killed in Indonesian bomb attacks

WHO declares Ebola outbreak over

NDLEA arrests 99 suspects in Enugu

NDLEA arressts 99 suspects in Enugu

PICTURES: Chibok girls’ parents protest in Aso rock

VIDEO: Chibok girls’ parents protesting in Aso Rock

BREAKING: Lawyer withdraws suit seeking Metuh’s release

PICTURE: Ex-NIMASA boss in court today

(BREAKING) N13bn fraud: Tompolo shuns court’s invitation

Mother arrested after car stolen with daughter while at ATM

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Effective use of social media in business

Financial habits entry-level workers should avoid

Edo PDP, APC clash over N111.5bn state budget

Hajj: Nigerian Muslims may adopt Malaysia, Indonesia model

Bayelsa gov poll disgraceful, says Clark

Health workers flee from suspected Lassa fever patient

FEC okays fresh $200m W’Bank loan for Lagos

Aregbesola advertises striking doctors’ positions, NMA kicks

UK deploys more military personnel against Boko Haram

PSC bars policemen from carrying VIPs’ handbags, umbrellas

Reps want foreign firms to pay N18,000 minimum wage

N13bn fraud: EFCC arraigns Tompolo, Akpobolokemi today

Lagos plans 24-hour BRT operation, increases street lightning

‘Missing’ budget: Panel quizzes five Senate workers

Suicide bomber kills 13 in Cameroon mosque

Eagles committed, optimistic – Oliseh

Judge’s absence stalls Saraki’s suit against CCT trial

Eagles can win CHAN– Etim

Emenike was a big disappointment – Al Ain

EFCC invites ex- gov Jang

FIFA sacks secretary general

Buhari or not, corruption will not go away

MTN short-changing us, subscribers lament

Imo workers protest unpaid salaries

NIPC to take over trade programme from USAID

PDP tackles EFCC over release of Buhari’s associate

JAMB Registrar wants support for golf

Food production: FG inaugurates equipment hiring scheme

SEC DG urges investors to register for e-Dividend

‘Less than 1% of Nigerians have life insurance’

Lassa fever: Don’t touch body fluid of infected persons

Davido, Sophia and the weed revolution in Nigeria

Naira drops to 302/dollar, stocks near 3½-year low

Saudi Arabia and the murder of Sheikh Al-Nimr

State of Nigeria’s healthcare facilities worries IFC boss

Firm makes case for regular eye examinations

Inspector falls off speeding commercial bus, dies

Medical ethics and contemporary challenges

My mechanic is smarter than yours

Oshodi: Between sentiment and development

Old juju stars struggle in the backyard of life

Kidnap victim reunites with parents after five years

Dangote to triple Nigeria’s gas consumption

Police arrest man for death of pregnant woman

#MissingBudget circulates online

Man arrested for stealing baby from day care

Whither the opposition within ruling parties?

Family wants justice for man killed by warder

BREAKING: Ex-Ondo speaker regains freedom

BREAKING: FG confirms outbreak of Lasser fever in Abuja

Top quotes from Obama’s final State of the Union address

Police re-unite kidnap victim with family after five years

Lassa fever: Benue Reps disagree over rat delicacy

Woman flees Nigeria to Canada to escape FGM

We’ll receive report on ‘missing’ budget tomorrow – Saraki

N13bn fraud: EFCC to arraign Tompolo, Akpolokemi Thursday

NMA warns doctors against applying for Osun jobs

EFCC arraigns Adamawa council boss for N982m fraud

PDP gov, Ayade, hails Buhari’s anti-corruption war

Arsenal to sign Nwakali, Chukwueze

FG approves $200m World Bank loan for Lagos

Aregbesola seeks replacement for striking doctors

We have reservations about Bayelsa election – APC

Man kills girlfriend for calling ex-husband’s name during sex

DPR threatens to withdraw licence of erring marketers

2016 budget not missing, to be debated Tuesday – Saraki

FIFA sacks Secretary General, Jerome Valcke

BREAKING: Iran releases detained American sailors

Suicide attack kills 10 in Cameroon mosque

Beware! Rat delicacies, dirty environment breed Lassa fever

(BREAKING) FEC: Buhari shocks Osinbajo, ministers

14-year-old boy arrested for sexually assaulting woman,33

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Man causes stir in Asaba church

Agent remanded in custody for defrauding accommodation seekers

Imo, C’River police commands decorate officers

Gunmen kidnap two doctors in Rivers, colleagues kick

Soldiers raid ex-militant’s home, allege gunrunning, kidnapping

NIS nabs suspected traffickers, rescues 29 in C’River

Abbass hails Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

Dele signs new Spurs deal

Al Ain sign Brazilian, set to dump Emenike

Foreign policy for Nigeria

NDIC to cover non-interest banks’ deposit liabilities

NSE: Investors lose N804bn in seven days

How you can make money from your website

#FreeOlisaMetuhNow hits cyberspace

Kidnappers abduct RCCG pastor during service

NDLEA official, Ojukwu arrested for drug trafficking

Mob beats robbers for attacking bank customers

Gunmen attack 66-year-old over Baale tussle in Lagos

Metuh tore confessional statement, says EFCC source

N1tn fine: Court rejects application to seize MTN’s funds

Incumbency’ll not work for PDP in Ondo –Kekemeke

Naira crashes to 300 against dollar

No apology for Buhari’s anti-corruption war – APC

We’ll rework 7th N’Assembly’s constitution amendments – Saraki

Reduce governors’ security votes, Bakare tells FG

Oshodi market demolition not targeted at Igbo –Igbokwe

UNILAG graduate needs N5.5m for hip surgery

Nigeria under severe economic stress – IMF boss

We shall defeat Sylva at tribunal, says PDP

Gas-to-power projects for completion in Q2

I’m not scared of S’Court verdict –Ortom

How to rescue victims of cardiac arrest

Kakanfo improves services, honours workers, customers

The electoral bloodbath in Bayelsa

Firm sues PDP, others for Jonathan campaign’s N360m debt

Quadri to renew rivalry with Assar

114 Lagos roads to cost N17.5bn

Reps deny rumour of missing budget document

Extrajudicial killings: Cops to undergo psychiatric test, says IG

ExxonMobil engineer arrested for allegedly raping 14-year-old

Dealers to probe sources of perishable goods

Female correction officer arrested for having sex with inmate

I will retrieve stolen funds –Otti

Nigeria now benchmark for elections in Africa − INEC Chairman

Oil slumps to $30, OPEC splits over meeting

Arms scandal: Ohanaeze youths give Nwobodo 21-day ultimatum

Provost accuses sacked Osun lecturers of extortion, exam malpractices 

We need new constitution to perform – PDP

I did not receive money from Dasuki –Ribadu

US lottery jackpot hits record $1.5bn

Alleged senate forgery: Ekweremadu accuses judge of bias

Lagos orders closure of Gbagada Hospital’s blood bank

Presidency again denies withdrawing 2016 budget

Ex-Federal lawmakers’ aides protest in N’Assembly

Jews urged not to wear skullcaps after attack

Perpetrators of Bayelsa poll violence’ll be punished – IG

Police arrest eight suspects over varsity lecturer’s killing 

Lassa fever death toll hits 41 – FG

Malawi prison band nominated for Grammy glory

Jonathan gave me N400m, Metuh opens up

Arms scandal: Confession of public office-holders shocking, says DPC

BREAKING: Saraki meets Buhari behind closed-door

We’ll defeat Sylva at tribunal, says PDP

Why Metuh is still in detention – EFCC

Firm sues PDP for Jonathan campaign’s N360m debt

Defection to APC won’t stop prosecution of corrupt politicians –Presidency

Man, 27, arraigned for molesting 10-year-old girl

Probing Dasukigate

EKDC’s deliberate outage

DISCOs’ arbitrary billings

Whither APC’s economic plan?

Activist files fresh motion seeking Metuh’s arraignment

Platini appeals eight-year football ban

Malawi prison band nominated for Grammy

APC’ll not apologise to anyone over anti-corruption war – Odigie-Oyegun

Man, 32, remanded for strangling two-month-old baby

Monday, January 11, 2016

FUTA workers protest, demand sacking of VC

FG owes varsities N660bn –ASUU

Displaced traders lament high cost of rent, service charge

BPE DG faulted in NECOM House sale – Ex-director

NUC directs varsities to subscribe to NgREN broadband

…as govt appoints AOCOED provost, establishes mobile courts

Govt to enforce agreements with power firms

FG, states to build 500 mega filling stations

Retrenchment: Osun lecturers declare strike

Epidemic, administrative crisis loom as SSANU strike continues

How to know when your computer is hacked

The rise of video-on-demand in Nigeria

Fayemi takes solid mineral matters to digital media

Collage Art: Curious connection in Solanke’s creativity

At 94, Okara gets a golden pen

Wife of detained writer pleads for mercy

Legislative aides lament unpaid allowances

Aregbesola fails to sack striking doctors

N6tn budget not on Reps’ agenda as House resumes

Lassa kills one in Edo, spreads to Imo

Ambode urges LASU to nurture wealth creators, innovators

‘Nigerians must stop emphasising foreign language’

Lagos policeman, friend killed over N300,000 – Residents

Rivers’ chief whip laments withdrawal of security aides

Shareholders lose N233bn in one session

INEC’s declaration in Bayelsa has vindicated me –Faleke

I’ll reclaim my mandate in APC, says Ekwunife

Mimiko advises FG on elections, congratulates Dickson

Experts predict rebound in stock market

SEC begins e-Dividend campaign

Handballers set for Olympic Games qualifiers

Criticisms trail Ayade’s request for 30 more advisers

We are not relying solely on Adekuoroye – Coach

Olympiakos goals excite Ideye

CHAN Eagles beat Ivory Coast

Football loves me, says Buhari

Messi wins fifth World Player of the Year

Metuh sues FG, seeks release from detention

Sylva rejects Dickson’s victory, heads for court

Fayose: Police arraign Buhari’s fake security aides

Wike, IYC congratulate Dickson, laments deaths

CBN stops forex sale to BDCs, naira sinks to 285/dollar

Conductor remanded for killing US-bound man

Nine-year-old tortured with hot water for ‘stealing’ crayfish

My gang killed 15 persons ─ Suspected cultist

‘I wanted to raise graduation money in Libya’

Doctor arrested for duping, impregnating client

2015 polls: Army panel wants two officers sacked

NDDC pledges to fight poverty

Nwobodo joined APC through the window –Okechukwu

Switzerland to return $300m looted funds to FG

Fake B’Haram leaders defrauded Jonathan govt, says Presidency

NBC boss, Emeka Mba, quizzed over alleged fraud

Armsgate: I won’t return N100m, Falae tells EFCC

Arms scandal: EFCC extends probe to ex-VP Sambo

Jonathan must speak on scandal –PDP

APC upturns Shehu Sani’s suspension

Ekiti getting more appointments under Buhari – Group

Infertility: Basic guidelines to having a baby (1)

Still on political corruption

N54bn video streaming market creating new opportunities

Ecobank enlists 62 SMEs in online trading

Money laundering: CBN should clean up its act

Osinbajo, Belgore to attend Airtel CSR event

Dealing with angry customers

Why we haven’t revoked Bucknor-Akerele’s impeachment – Lagos Assembly

Benefits of real estate pioneers

National Assembly’s draconian car proposal

A season of defections

Bowen varsity students get N5m e-learning boards

Between the supreme law and supreme leader

Football: List of previous Ballon d’Or winners

Man arraigned for strangling two-month-old baby

I’ll support subsidy removal under Buhari – Bakare

CBN stops forex sale to Bureau De Change operators

Buhari thanks CAF over Platinum Award

Benue suspends eating of rats over Lassa Fever

BREAKING: Buhari meets APC chiefs in Aso Rock

Switzerland to refund $300m to Nigeria

Buhari thanks CAF over Platinum Award, says football loves me

Lionel Messi wins record fifth Ballon d’Or

Army raids ex-militant’s home, alleges gun-running

‎S’Court delivers judgment on Benue gov poll Friday

We didn’t send people to collect money from Dasuki –PDP

Police find clues to NFF official’s murder

Aregbesola withdraws sack threat to striking doctors 

Judges tell mother to make another baby after daughter’s rape, murder

Metuh sues AGF, EFCC, seeks release from detention

Bowie helped to bring down Berlin Wall –Germany

Ambode appoints Aina AOCOED provost

Six students, driver, die in Jigawa auto crash

Music legend David Bowie dies aged 69

Dickson’s re-election, victory for democracy – Wike

BREAKING: Fake soldiers abduct APC gov aspirant

My victory, a triumph of democracy – Dickson

Syrians eating grass to survive

Ballon d’Or final lists

Mob attacks migrants in Germany

Sunday, January 10, 2016

One dies as Shi’ites, rival Muslim youths clash

Armsgate: Ogun SDP disowns Falae over N100m scandal

I’m not in APC to take anybody’s place –Nwobodo

Senate may dump ‘anti-social media bill’

S’Court justices drop to 15 in February

24 soldiers beg Buratai over wrongful dismissal

PDP lacks moral right to lead Nigeria – Niger gov

FG distributes Lassa fever drug to Rivers, other states

SERAP queries Jonathan on diverted arms funds

Falana slams Buhari over Dasuki, Kanu’s re-arrest

Fake Buhari aides arrested for attempt to defraud Fayose

Emefiele should be sacked over arms fund scandal – Bakare

Taraba APC gov candidate disowns threat video, berates PDP

Dangote refinery’ll fetch $6bn forex yearly —CBN

A’Ibom CP seeks residents cooperation to combat crime

Dickson wins

Return money collected from Dasuki, PDP tells members

We won’t stop your stipends, FG assures ex-militants

Lagos dep gov urges dedication to education

Customs impound N2.7bn goods, arrest 316 suspects

Is Lagarde a fairy godmother or economic imperialist?

TSA: Minister, Senate may clash over NCC budget

Pressure to devalue naira grows amid CBN resistance

Of Buhari’s 2016 budget of frivolities (1)

Okupe launches attack on his critics

PDP tired of elections in A’Ibom, says Emmanuel

BPE explains N27bn insurance premium for PHCN workers

Nigeria qualify for ITTF tourney

Who wants Mr. President dead?

We’ll stop Nigeria despite Abuja pounding –Namibia

216 killed on Asaba-Benin Expressway in 2015 – FRSC

NDDC in need of radical overhaul

Easing city transport through vehicle sharing

Inflation to hit three-year high – FDC

The Ekwunife Quagmire

Buhari: Accepting the past, facing the future

Ogun and ‘budget of optimisation’

Expanding SMEs with social media

Politicians whose elections are nullified should face trial – Adegboruwa

Lagos traders lament attack, vow to fight back

Adeyemi college worker found dead

Six feared killed as Dickson’s victory party turns bloody

Gonorrhoea still deadly, causes blindness

Killing Boko Haram is not sin against God – Cleric

Indian teen gang-raped, shot, dumped in well

24 soldiers cry out to Buratai over dismissal

24 soldiers cry out to Buratai over dismisal

Bayelsa election: APC faults declaration of Dickson as winner

Biafra struggle not for thugs – Cleric

Gunmen kill police corporal, friend in Lagos

BREAKING: Dickson wins Bayelsa governorship election

We’ve won war against Boko Haram – Army

Dasuki, Kanu’s rearrests amount to impunity, Falana tells Buhari

BREAKING: Dickson sustains lead in Bayelsa gov election

Tension as residents clash with members of strange sect in Osun

Dasuki’s, Kanu’s rearrests amount to impunity, Falana tells Buhari

Marketers are responsible for fuel scarcity –NLC President

Pope Francis says he’s a sinner

Nigeria has 13 million street children – Group

SERAP writes Jonathan, demands answers on diverted arms fund

I am not in APC to take anybody’s position – Jim Nwobodo

We’re prepared for re-run in Rivers – Peterside

Actor, Sean Penn helped authorities capture ‘El Chapo’

Shittes, rival Muslim youths clash in Jos

Fire razes 20 shops in Nasarawa timber market

Bayelsa poll: Four policemen, two soldiers feared dead

Saturday, January 09, 2016

Security agents ordered to arrest ex-Customs boss, Dikko, at airport

I left N600m in PFN account -Oritsejafor

How I spent N100m Anenih gave me — Falae

Jim Nwobodo dumps Anglican, weds in Catholic church

Bayelsa: INEC declares winner today

Student bags first class after 17 carry-overs in previous course

Buhari yet to receive new salary package report — Investigation

Arms scandal: APC urges anti-graft agencies to ignore PDP protests

469 cars: N’Assembly resumption stalls Buhari, lawmakers’ meeting

Abuja residents auction exotic cars to raise cash

Dasuki: APGA, LP, others deny payment to endorse Jonathan

Past govt spent N2bn to fix National Theatre roof — FG

Jonathan endorsement not for money, says Okurounmu


EFCC keeping Metuh in underground cell — PDP

FG probes Lassa fever outbreak

Osun lecturers, others reject Aregbesola’s sack letters

CAF awards: Udeze slams Yaya over ‘selfish’ comments

We are scared while driving on some of the bridges — Motorists

DSS invites Faleke, Audu’s son

I never knew I could cope with an actor — Obi Madubogwu’s wife

Should Ighalo join Man United?

We will meet doctors in court — Osun govt

FG, states, LGs to share N5.7tn this year

Publishers must be honest – Charles Oni

More facts about liver disease

We get death threats over Headies —Ayo Animashaun

NIGERIA planning to fail at Rio 2016 — Dalung

LG poll: Niger SIEC may dump card readers

It is time for Buhari to increase minimum wage — NLC President

Robbery suspect, ‘policeman’ die in gun duel in Delta

Still awaiting setting up of ‘CAS’ in Nigeria

Setting new goals

Jim Nwobodo dumps Anglican community, weds in Catholic church

DSS detains Faleke, Audu’s son

Man attempts to kidnap Obama family dog

Bayelsa Poll: Police arrest two ballot box snatchers

75-year-old man dies in Osun fire outbreak  

Metuh’s continued detention illegal, PDP tells EFCC

Man sets son ablaze in Kwara

Widow, family in baby theft saga

Devil pushed me to pour hot water on my neighbour – Suspect

Okada rider in trouble for transporting robber-passenger

Gang beats, robs stroke patient, husband in Yuletide robbery spree

Bayelsa rerun: Violence, ballot snatching threaten poll again

Patient dies after being punched by doctor

Blatter, Platini free to appeal bans – FIFA

Friday, January 08, 2016

Joint venture structure discouraging gas investment – Joe-Ezigbo

Lassa fever death toll hits 40, 86 cases reported –FG

Wike’s former aide defects to APC

Nigerian players don’t deserve CAF award –Okocha

Ronaldo not transferable – Zidane

I slept in my first Eagles jersey out of joy– Ikhana

Ighalo, Mikel favourites to join Siasia’s team

The things they said: FIFA Ballon d’Or Gala winners­­­

Toure lambasts ‘indecent’ CAF awards vote

Aso Rock: The strong men behind Buhari

Indian firm hijacks sensitive national security project –Investigation

Arms scam: Metuh, others to spend weekend in detention

Prosecute Metuh if you have evidence, Fayose tells Buhari

Neymar’ll be 2016 Ballon d’Or main contender – Lemar

More PDP leaders to join APC in Ondo –Oke

Anambra Rerun: Ekwunife, PDP candidate, defects to APC

Selfish leaders hinder nation’s growth, says Obasanjo

We’re prepared for PDP, says APC leader

Rerun: Residents, observers panic as tension rises in Southern Ijaw

Bayelsa rerun: Dickson, Sylva fight over 158,827 votes

$2.1bn arms deal: Ladoja received N100m from Anenih –Accord Party

Anti-graft war: Nigeria descending into authoritarianism –Ekweremadu

Winners Chapel denies Oyedepo’s retirement

EFCC raids ex-Customs boss’ residence, searches for dollars

Unpaid salary: Workers sell land, household items to pay children’s tuition

Police recovered 5,078 arms from robbers, kidnappers in 2015

Suspected cultists paraded in Edo over attack on church

Group charges Rivers youths to shun kidnapping, cultism

Jim Nwobodo, Etok dump PDP for APC

Robbery suspect returns stolen items, apologises to victim

Protest rocks MTN offices over SIM deactivation in Delta

Lawmakers back Ambode over Oshodi market demolition

Jebose Boulevard: How my brother was misdiagnosed –US based gospel singer

Top jobs Nigerians should be eyeing in another 10 years

Oyo politics after Alao-Akala’s defection to APC

2016: Issues that will shape the polity

Marriage is not a waiting room, you have to keep moving!

Why I parted ways with my former manager –K1

Buhari should probe money spent on his campaign, not Jonathan’s alone –ex-minister Abubakar

Why Obasanjo sacked me as governor of Western State –Akin Aduwo

I never said I was gay –Denrele Edun

Music has brought me out of dark situations –EY

Etcetera Live: President Buhari, Nigerians can’t be fooled anymore

I didn’t quit Twitter because of negative comments –Sean Tizzle

I’m happy my ex-wife has forgiven me –9ice

Ogun police arrest civil defence job scammer

Voice Coach: 16 goals for the professional singer In 2016 (1)


I’m getting married to my dream man –Cossy Orjiakor

Man remanded in prison for killing neighbour over fowl

Beyond stress, other things that give you grey hair

Reekado Banks starts New Year with Hyundai win

Girls Club: 2016- The year of the god girl (II)

Davido/Sophia drama: Rift ends soon –Momodu’s lawyer

NDLEA dogs uncovered 575kg of narcotics in 2015

ESUT only employed us to get accreditation –Sacked lecturers

Scandals that rocked entertainment scene in 2015

Mexico recaptures drug kingpin ‘El Chapo’

Anambra central: Ekwunife defects to APC

BREAKING: Jim Nwobodo dumps PDP for APC

Lassa fever spreads, kills 40

Ex-gov Ladoja received N100m from Anenih – Party

Selfish leaders hinder national growth, says Obasanjo

ISIS militant kills mother accused of apostasy

Buhari is losing his integrity – Okupe

Bayelsa gov election result already written – PDP

Nigerian players don’t deserve top CAF award – Okocha

Suarez banned for two Cup matches over Espanyol jibe

Ugwuanyi appoints caretaker chairmen for Enugu LGAs

Ethiopian forces kill 140 over Addis Ababa expansion

Supreme Court affirms Yari’s election as Zamfara gov

23 die of starvation in Syrian town

Nigeria’ll receive divine help in 2016 – Cleric

BREAKING: EFCC invades former Comptroller General’s residence

Eating nuts can prevent brain disease – Nutritionists

Robbers disguise as policemen, attack, rape corps members

Robbers disguised as policemen rape corps members

Giant statue of ex-Chinese leader, Mao Zedong demolished

Toure disappointed after missing historic fifth African Player Award

Saudis vow to boycott football activities in Iran

Court jails woman for ‘Chinese wedding’ trips in France

Thursday, January 07, 2016

Adadevoh family can’t stop Ebola film —Producers

In Kakadu, the past dances back

11 banking stocks decline as index improves

Truck driver crushes traders to death, flees

OPC members nabbed with police guns

Uncle dragged me into bush before rape – Five-year-old boy

NFF man’s killing: ‘Policemen ignored distress calls’

Fire guts Alaba market, kills octogenarian in Ikorodu

Biafran struggle: Ohanaeze rejects Kanu’s approach

No case against Oritsejafor yet – Sagay

I can’t turn down Man United –Ighalo

Nigeria not yet ready for CHAN –Oliseh

Group hails Ambode over budget

Nigerian tennis’ Beauty killed by police for burial

FG raises N136bn in T-bills at higher yields

Aubameyang is African Footballer of the Year

Naira hits 278 as dollar supply worsens

Use recovered loot to feed pupils, NUT tells Buhari

Anxiety grips parents, proprietors as schools resume

EFCC grills Buhari’s associate over alleged Dasuki’s $5m gift

Olunloyo’s daughter champions cause of Biafra

Sustainable development key to business goals says ICCN

Poverty, inequality too high in Nigeria – IMF boss

78 reruns: INEC to meet Buhari, N’ASS over funding

Lagos cancels NURTW BRT agreement

Lagos terminates NURTW BRT agreement

Aromolaran steps down for Ooni as monarchs’chair

Aregbesola to sack striking doctors on Monday

We’ll invest in science, tech education–Buhari

N’Assembly may cut $38 oil benchmark

Falsification: NYSC threatens to prosecute corpers, CPIs

Ondo suspends 3 principals, 23 tutors over indiscipline

Between privatisation and economic failure

Oshodi market demolition for public security, says LASG

N82m dinner: Probe me, Soyinka dares EFCC, knocks Wike

Dickson is double-faced, APC tells Bayelsa voters

‘Idoma won’t let Mark down’

…sets up panel on five-year strategic plan

Fayose hails wife at 52

FG seeks US help on solid minerals deposits

AGF asks NSCIA to formalise request for El-Zakzaky’s release

Senator traces falling naira value to capital flight

Where is President Buhari’s think tank?

The IMF boss’ visit to Nigeria

Police raid Rivers LG boss’ houses, arrest 30

FG working to facilitate food export—Expert

Signs that your pet is ill

Wake up, thou slumbering giant! (2)

ONC writes VP over foreign computer procurement

Building business through people

BREAKING: Aubameyang beats Toure to African Player award


We have no water, health facilities, Abuja IDPs cry to Dogara

Court rules that monkeys can’t own right to selfies

FG begins direct payment of ex-militants’ stipends

Two killed in Ogun auto crash

We don’t have water, health facilities, IDPs tell Dogara

Lassa fever: 60 under surveillance in Rivers

VIDEO: US donates 24 Mine-Resistant Armor-Protected vehicles to military

Policemen failed to respond to our distress calls – Kado Estate security officer

B’Haram: US donates $11m armoured carriers to military

NFF Protocol Officer’s killing: Policemen ignored distress calls

Probe me, Soyinka dares EFCC

Boko Haram still in Gwoza, displaced persons say

Bayelsa Speaker’s house attacked

FG moves to review NIS biometric project

Senator gives condition for N’Assembly to adopt TSA

BREAKING: AGF asks NSCIA to formalise request for Zakzaky’s release

We got four days to quit Oshodi market – Traders

Senator gives condition for N’Assembly to adopt TSA

Aregbesola to fire striking doctors

EFCC boss visits Aso Rock

Buhari is humiliating judges, says Adegboruwa

Sex worker jailed for letting clients rape, abuse daughters

Sex worker jailed for allowing clients rape daughters

Court grants ex-PDP chairman, Bello, son N600m bail‎

BRT: Lagos govt terminates agreement with operator

INEC to conduct 78 re-run elections

Widower nabbed for forging CAC document in Edo

Arms scandal: No $2.1bn is missing, FG’s lying, says Dokpesi

BREAKING: Court grants ex-PDP chairman, Bello, son N600m bail‎

New electricity tariff takes effect Feb1- NERC

One-year-old girl dies of heroin overdose

BREAKING: Iran bans all products from Saudi Arabia

France to help Cameroon to combat Boko Haram

FIFA ranking: Nigeria not in the first 50

Jigawa inaugurates 12-man consumer protection committee

Wednesday, January 06, 2016

ETF gets chairman, board members

Tribunal submits report on Disu’s killing

Fagbohun emerges LASU VC

Vetiva anchors equities performance on oil prices

Anga replaces Onosode as IPF chair

Equities shed N316.8bn in one day

Stakeholders seek market growth this year

Reading set to grab Iwobi

‘Abia State not for sale’

Enugu APC probes spokesperson for criticising Ugwuanyi

Rerun: Umeh petitions INEC to stop Ekwunife

Elevation: Olubadan hails elders, explains action

In Bayelsa, 2015 was a year of kidnappings

Motorist, passenger roast to death in car crash

At motor parks , stench slaps residents in the face

Fenerbahce, Al Ain set to clash over Emenike

Laloko laments

Adepoju backs Amuneke for Glo/CAF award

Drivers strip DPO naked

Trader sells son for N400,000 to boost business

Burglar rapes neighbour after stealing valuables

NAPTIP quizzes Davido over alleged child abduction

LASG demolishes Oshodi market, destroys goods

Overcoming Nigeria’s security challenges in 2016

Safeguarding citizens’ rights under Buhari

External reserves lose $112m in five days

Christine Lagarde’s curious visit

Ogun pollution: Environmental racism in Nigeria

Dasuki’s alleged crimes irritating – Ezekwesili

APC spent more than PDP during elections – Fani-Kayode

Nigeria needs Islamic countries to fight B’Haram – ex-Envoy

Social media experts’ success tips

Dogara in Twitter row for using escorts in church

Is Father Mbaka also among the DSS?

Buhari, others to examine US-Africa business relations

DPR begins enforcement of new fuel price

Power firms await resumption of CBN N213bn fund

Uncertainty over subsidy amid reduced petrol price

Seme Customs command exceeds revenue target by 40%

Shipowner petitions Amaechi against NIMASA

Onne container terminal gets port development recognition

Nigerian shipowners plan to export crude oil

Ekiti PDP accuses APC of plotting violence

Ooni sets up fund to rebuild Ife, Modakeke

El-Rufai dissolves LGAs

INEC to deploy 2,134 workers for Bayelsa rerun

‘We are ready for poll’

Tanker explodes, burns cars, buildings in Katsina

IG deploys 5,000 policemen, gunboats for Bayelsa poll

NIMASA collected revenue in dollars, remitted naira – FG

Power firms’ revenue shortfall rises to N478bn

Weekly dollar demand rises to $1.5bn – FG

New electricity tariffs effective Feb. 1, NERC insists

Oil falls to 11-year low of $34

2,000 Visafone workers fired as MTN completes acquisition

IMF wants flexible exchange rate, higher VAT for Nigeria

US donates $11m vehicles to army

Nine to die by hanging for blaspheming

I got N150,000 to install Radio Biafra transmitter – Suspect

Between IMF and Nigeria

Foundation seeks 30,000 African bone marrow donors

2015: Deadly year for journalists

$2.1bn arms probe: EFCC traces N400m to army officer’s account

Lassa fever kills 35, infects 76, says FG

Heritage Bank boss supports financial inclusion

More influential people will be arrested – EFCC

Minister, Onazi mourn killed NFF official

Glo/CAF: Ikpeba, Okocha tip Toure, Oliseh wants Ayew

Pitfalls of owning a start-up

MoneyGram taps into $21bn remittance market

Nursing mothers are more vulnerable to Lassa infection

Errant shipping lines face penalty over CTN

Angola hold Nigeria in Pretoria

Nigeria arrested 1,610 pirates in 2015 – Report

Panels on sexual harassment, fraud in varsities, submit reports

Police arrest five for planned attack on Jonathan’s house

Army says no regret on attacks on Shi’ites

Storm kills 15,000 cows in Texas

Minimum wage due for upward review –NLC

FCT High Court granted Dasuki N250m bail, not us – FHC

US promises more investments in Nigeria

BREAKING: El-Rufai dissolves interim management of LGAs

Ex-FIRS boss to head Lagos’ N25bn employment fund board

I didn’t receive N63m from Anenih – Yakassai

Our members were tortured, raped – Shi’ites

Boko Haram kills seven in suicide attack

Bee delays passenger plane for four hours

BREAKING: Ambode appoints Fagbohun as LASU VC

US pledges more investments in Nigeria

Brent crude falls below $35, hits 11-year low

We won’t sack workers – Plateau govt

Bayelsa Poll: Group demands reduction of military personnel

Leakages: Buhari tightens noose around MDAs

NSCDC arrests 20 pipeline vandals in Ondo

FG to expand NYSC scheme – Minister

Metuh’s arrest: Buhari not dictating to EFCC, says FG

BREAKING: Lagarde meets CBN Governor, bank MDs

Drinking charges dropped against woman whose body brews alcohol

Ex-Chelsea doctor, Carneiro attends tribunal over dismissal

Agric Research Institute develops new maize varieties

UN peacekeepers in CAR hit with fresh sex abuse allegations

Lagos demolishes Oshodi market

Davido discharged from hospital

BREAKING: NFF’s Head of Protocol, Abubakar shot dead

Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Zaria killings: Reps’ panel to submit report next week

Orthopaedic hospital seizes corpse, Islamic family kicks

Robbers terrorise community, kill 19-year-old admission seeker

Painter exchanges customer’s N2.5m car for land

Vehicle crushes seven commuters at bus stop

Globacom counts blessings of One Lagos Fiesta

Tabitha reaches out to couples

Calabar Carnival defies economic challenges, holds with glamour

Congratulations, Punch

Another face of corruption

Nigerians in Mandela’s country

Jonathan and Dasukigate

Embattled Dickson, desperate to win – Sylva

PDP declares war over Bayelsa rerun

I will not sack workers – Mimiko

We won’t scrap NYSC, says FG

Arms probe: EFCC detains German businessman

NSCDC seals 50 illegal security firms

Ajimobi makes a U-turn, okays Ladoja, others’ promotion

Dokpesi sends greetings cards to Buhari, Osinbajo

Shi’ite leader in police custody, may face felony charges

EFCC arrests Metuh, arraigns ex-PDP chair in a wheelchair

We didn’t kill Shi’ites, we executed terrorists – Saudi

Ayade locks out three commissioners for lateness

FG to spend N65bn on warplanes, weapons, others

LASG okays hostels for LASU, 70-year retirement age

Be accountable, Ezekwesili tells Nigerian leaders

FRSC production plant to begin operation soon – Corps Marshal

Soyinka, Are hail Jeyifo at 70

FG forces Turkish Airlines to compensate passengers

Fuel thief escapes from lynch mob

Buhari’s public works budget

NSCDC destroys five illegal refineries in C’River

IMF to help Nigeria trace looted funds

Don’t compare me to Guardiola – Zidane

Fire guts 12 shops in Ekiti

Yuletide tragedy: Victims of fireworks lament fate

Refineries producing 6.76 million litres of petrol – NNPC

Marketers must sell petrol at N86.50 – TUC, NUPENG

Lagos ready to tackle unemployment, says Ambode

Govt shuts Oshodi market, relocates traders

Govt raises capital expenditure for agriculture by 434%

Police foil cult clash in Delta, arrest suspects

Navy hands over suspected oil thieves to police

Metuh’s arrest may destroy Nigeria’s democracy – PDP

Dokpesi shakes off ordeal, sends seasonal cards to Buhari, Osinbajo

Strike: Osun hospitals deserted

Study shows higher cancer risk among twins, siblings

Dokpesi shakes off ordeal, sends cards to Buhari, Osinbajo

Hackers knock out power in Uknraine

Be wary of IMF, TUC Tells FG

Armed militants invade Southern Ijaw, says PDP

Delayed luggage: FG forces Turkish Airlines to compensate passengers

Refineries producing 6.76 million litres of petrol daily – NNPC

Presidency, N’Assembly feud over cars dangerous -Ex-lawmaker

Nigeria does not need IMF loan, says Lagarde

Nigeria needs no IMF loan, says Lagarde

Court remands 72-year-old for dealing in marijuana

Buhari pledges to fast-track NNPC’s re-organisation 

PDP declares war over Bayelsa supplementary election

Nigeria needs no IMF loan, says Ladarge

Boy in ISIS video is my grandson – Nigerian man

Court remands brothers for assaulting pregnant woman

BREAKING: Court places ex-PDP chairman under police watch, remands son

BREAKING: EFCC arrests PDP spokesperson, Metuh

BREAKING: Court fixes Thursday for ruling on ex-PDP chairman’s bail application

Biafra agitator, Kanu welcomes baby boy

Black S’Africans attack Democratic Alliance member for calling them monkeys

Rooney named England Player of the Year

Davido’s baby saga: Dele Momodu responds to Davido’s ‘igbo’ result

South Africa rocked by major race row

Buhari, IMF boss in closed-door meeting

17 migrants drown off Turkey

BREAKING: Ex-PDP chair, Haliru Bello, arrives court in wheelchair

Biafra appoints cleric electoral chairman

BREAKING: Kuwait recalls envoy to Iran as Saudi, Iran crisis deeepens

Police charge 15-year-old girl for killing mother, mother’s boyfriend

Monday, January 04, 2016

Ambode signs budget, promises to make Lagos work

Off-field problems distracting us –Eagles coaches

Fleeing lover surrenders, claims robbers killed girlfriend

Lagos gang leader killed during New Year robbery

Man arrested for raping five-year-old boy

Lagos guard defrauded of salary

For fertility treatment, men must cooperate

What leads to low sperm count

Community tackles oil firms over pollution

Govt approves free ride for physically-challenged persons

Elizade varsity VC advises students to shun vices

Stockbroker jailed for fraud

Before Buhari teachers arrive in schools

Onazi should make way for Mikel —Ajide

Students demand improved hostel facilities, uniform tuition in 2016

LASU Senate building yet to open despite juju removal

Drama as Dalung inspects National Stadium, Lagos

CHAN: Lawal tips Eagles strikers to shine

Ajimobi cancels Olubadan chiefs’ elevation

Looters’ prosecution not governor’s job, Ugwuanyi replies APC

APC’ll be disgraced in Southern Ijaw election – Dickson

Fire destroys 90 shops in Yola market

Shi’ites ask FG to produce El-Zakzaky

Governors should respect judiciary –Wike

Late Adadevoh’s family may sue Ebola filmmakers

Mimiko has betrayed progressives’ ideals – TAC boss

UNEP report: MOSOP issues 30-day ultimatum to FG

Why I called Nigeria a zoo, threatened war – Kanu

PDP to appeal Ikpeazu’s sacking, embattled gov writes INEC

$2.1bn arms probe: EFCC compiles list of military chiefs

‘Shehu Sani’s suspension letter forged’

‘Why APC will lose Bayelsa’

Marketers justify selling petrol above N86.50

2015: Not an award-winning year for Nigerian writers

IB donates N3.5m ICT centre to Osun community

Samsung trains teachers with ‘Smart School’ initiative

Buhari mourns ex-perm sec, Atta

Invest in Ede, Timi urges indigenes

‘Downturn will not affect APC’s performance’

Plea bargain and corruption

Real estate best kept secret

Africa Magic, Emelonye in partnership on boxing film

Azarenka sets up showdown with Simona

EFCC and anti-corruption war

Evil of corruption

Infinix Mobility unveils ZERO3 smartphone

Oil slump: Buhari meets IMF boss, Lagarde today

Before the N5,000 stipend

National Troupe entertains for IDPs

2016: How brands will respond to digital media

Real Madrid unveil Zidane as new coach

Seven die, 17 injured in Ogun auto crash

UNEP report: Ogoni people issue 30-day ultimatum to FG

Man faces jail, fine for harbouring prostitutes

Doctors shun Aregbesola’s directive on attendance register

Real Madrid sack manager, Rafael Benítez

Military will not condone corruption -DHQ

Sacked Ikpeazu heads for Supreme Court

Primary, secondary schools’ cultism on the rise – Edo CP 

Poll: APC’ll fail woefully in Southern Ijaw, says Dickson

Ambode signs N662.588bn Appropriation Bill into law

Gunmen kill 15 farmers, burn houses in Nasarawa

SeSemenitari denies borrowing N1bn as Amaechi’s aide

Semenitari denies borrowing N1bn as Amaechi’s aide

Buhari mourns former Perm Sec, Atta

Late Adadevoh families may sue filmmakers over ‘93 day’ movie

Chemistry textbooks outdated as scientists discover four new elements

Saudi, Iran crisis deepens over Shia’s cleric killing

EFCC hasn’t invited me – Metuh

CAF clears Guinea to host international matches

IG bans illegal mobile phone search by policemen

I don’t smoke ‘igbo’, Davido’s lover insists

Saudi’s executed cleric’s brother condemns attacks on missions

Man, 45, arraigned for alleged rape of 12-year-old girl

Fire razes market in Yola

Eight killed as earthquake hits India

Policeman, 23 year-old die in Bayelsa robbery incident

Sunday, January 03, 2016

Ogun to tackle housing deficit

Hopefully, their ‘prediction’ has failed!

Judiciary should tighten the noose on oil thieves

Onazi weds Sandra in Lagos

Mikel makes impact as Chelsea beat Palace

Some realities on 2016 budget (1)

‘Climate change talks not favourable to developing countries’

Happy New Year, and so long!

Ex-Osun TUC chairman, Adetunji, dies

MOSOP election: Go to court, Pygbara tells opponent

Mimiko urges artisans to convert skills to wealth

Sign register or forfeit your salaries, LASU dares workers

NDLEA arrested 577 Lagos drug suspects in 2015

Borno hunters seek to join military against B’Haram

Niger threatens to sack workers over lateness

Lawyers demand neutral INEC officials for Bayelsa rerun

SON warns fast-food operators against food poisoning

Recover stolen funds from Chime, APC tells Ugwuanyi

Shun corruption, Akinde tells public office-holders

Aregbesola stops doctors’salaries over strike

‘Nigerians shouldn’t be suffering’

No excuses for non-performance, Umahi tells LG chairmen

Taribo backs Eagles for CHAN title

Ronaldo wants to live like a king

Paucity of funds won’t affect our performance – APC

Senate begins probe of N183bn NDDC projects

Hoodlums set fire to Bayelsa oil spill site

Manager assaults receptionist for rejecting love advances

NEMA donates items to A’Ibom flood victims

NSCDC destroys 106 illegal refineries in Bayelsa

Davido produces ‘result’ of lover’s cannabis test

The MTEF and 2016 Federal Budget (2)

FG won’t overlook petition against Lamorde –AGF

Nigerians pay less than 40% of electricity bills –Discos

Buhari misled over N47bn lawmakers’ exotic cars –N’Assembly

We won’t import food for school feeding scheme – FG

Reviewing business strategies in the New Year

PENGASSAN opposes IPMAN on sale of refineries

Speculators make huge profits as dollar scarcity persists

FG records N520bn shortfall in tax revenue

We settle security agents with N500,000 – Suspected vandal

Two crushed to death at police checkpoint

An unusual austerity budget for 2016

New petrol price template not transparent, says NLC

Insurgency: FG’s claim divides PUNCH Facebook fans

New Year resolutions and your finances

The costly Abuja Airport protest

Embrace 2016 with faith, Osun Assembly tells Nigerians

Enugu’s stepmother’s killer blames hemp

Nigeria blessed with architectural talents —Babalakin

You may be young but infertile

How social media will shape 2016

RICS professional measurement standards start January

Aregbesola stops doctors’ salaries over three months strike

Sign nominal roll or forfeit salary, LASU tells staff

Maku calls for removal of immunity clause

Borno hunters request to join military in fight against B’Haram

Saturday, January 02, 2016

Abduction saga: Baby still with Davido’s sister, says Momodu family

FG officially stops petrol subsidy

Bayelsa rerun: Police summon ex-militants, others to meeting

Navy arrests 16 crude oil thieves in Delta

Woman gives birth in tricycle on New Year’s Day

APC afraid of Dasuki becoming President — PDP

Car dealers lobby N’Assembly over 469 official vehicles

Senate forgery: FG decides on Ekweremadu, others this week

Chicken pecks buyer to coma in Asaba

Headies awards: Fans divided over Olamide, Don Jazzy clash

NCC denies involvement in NBC/MTN licence deal

Subsidy removal: NLC calls NEC meeting

How do we form our identities?

Ighalo not only good at scoring, he’s romantic — Wife

Nigerian pathologist vs. American football

I didn’t bleach my skin –Frederick Leonard

First you must cry to laugh

Ex-militants ask FG to probe past NDDC board

El-Rufai’s loyalists trying to please him — ‘True APC’ spokesman

PDP can’t distract Buhari — APC

Liver disease

Winning contracts makes me happy — 80-year-old civil engineer

Olubadan elevation: We will follow due process, says Oyo govt

Shehu Sani guilty of anti-party activities — Kaduna APC

Mum loves movies, online shopping — Ex-Lagos State Chief Judge’s daughter

Food poisoning palaver: How Edo man shot six, killed three

Hurdles before Nigeria’s health care in 2016

Man shot dead by his son after killing three

Dickson, Sylva make final moves to win Southern Ijaw

Fuel pump price: PPPRA to sanction defaulting filling stations

Saudi Arabia executes top Shiite cleric

CHAN: Oliseh names 23 players, as squad leaves for S’Africa

Adibawa Oil spill: Group condemns Shell’s poor response

Bishop Ukwuoma unveils tallest Jesus statue in Africa

Olamide, Don Jazzy start New Year with beef

Friday, January 01, 2016

2016: Sports stakeholders expect glory, demand changes

NBA: Warriors win despite Curry’s absence

CHAN Eagles’ll excel without Oliseh – Nwosu, Ekpo

I’m not leaving Watford – Ighalo

Tiger Woods at 40: The 14-time major champion’s legacy

Ballon d’Or put me, Liberia on the map – Weah

Ballon d’Or: ‘I love Ronaldo but Messi will win’

Kidnappers land in trouble as hostage dies in Enugu

NSCDC arrests 658 oil thieves, 22 convicted in 2015

Navy seizes trucks, cars with illegally refined AGO

Anambra schools get lifeline from firm

Kidnapping, our headache in Bayelsa – Police commissioner

Why Kanu apologised to Buhari, others –Lawyer

Set up rescue team for Chibok girls, FG told

Adeboye predicts new STD, others in 2016

There’re plans to kill Buhari –Fr. Mbaka

Aregbesola sees opportunities in financial challenges

2016: Ambode promises more opportunities for Lagos youths

Ex-President Jonathan’s appointee, PDP members defect to APC

Illegal oil lifting: EFCC, DSS begin fresh probes

I’m slow to avoid mistakes, says Buhari

Again, Dickson, Sylva clash over rescheduled rerun

Olubadan elevates Ladoja, others despite govt’s directive

Marketers defy Buhari, sell petrol above N86.5

It’s uncharitable to say I have reaped where I didn’t sow –Kogi Gov-elect, Bello

Leadership of comfort amidst poverty

Frank Talk: Buhari, clarify your free education for science students

One bed to 10,000 residents: Ogun govt, LG promise help after Saturday PUNCH’s report

Husband, take the lead to good sex this year

As CEO, I was also the cleaner when I started my company –Aladewolu, Teco boss

2015: Smiles, sorrows, tears and blood on the Boulevard

CU inventions bag awards in Brazil, South Korea

How trailer driver crashed my car –Dayo Amusa

what the army called weapons were mere machetes and catapults –Musa, Shi’ite spokesman

Girls Club: 2016: The year of the god girl

Okosun made me cry when he said I’d be better as a clerk –Segun Arinze

Olamide shuts down Lagos with OLIC2

Media chat: Buhari’s baptism of fire

I prefer Nigerian designers to foreign brands –Ruth Kadiri

Inside Computer Village,Nigeria’s chaotic ‘Silicon Valley’

Killer cop: Victim’s daughter develops seizure after witnessing mother’s killing

Why people don’t keep to New Year resolutions

We will be impartial in Davido’s child abduction case –NAPTIP

I didn’t do odd jobs abroad –Remi Surutu

I’m not ready to talk about my marriage now –Di’Ja

Did you make a joint new year resolution for 2016?

Akpabio’s flashy gift to MC Galaxy

Coroner rules against Lagos private school over pupil’s death

Victory for widow as company, OPD agree on N80m compensation

In Badagry, residents can’t drive their cars home

I’ll never negotiate with police – Father of carpenter tortured to death by policeman

Voice Coach: Rules of singing in a group (3)

What’d you do if you found out your spouse maltreated your parent while on a visit?

I’m too busy to reply Solidstar –DJ Neptune

According to research…

Kanu’s continued detention takes Nigeria back to military era – Lawyer

Hitler’s Germany exemplifies presidential system – Turkey President

Why I am slow – Buhari

PHOTOS: First babies of 2016

Navy abandons seaman in prison after completing term

Adeboye predicts new sexual disease, unveils 2016 prophesies

Motor park guard arraigned for stealing N3m car

Woman arraigned for pouring hot water on neighbour

No decision yet on hijab ban, says Presidency

Vigilante arrested for robbery in Ogun

Boko Haram plans to use beggars for suicide attacks – Army

Man hangs from balcony to escape New Year Eve fire

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