The Punch News Archive for February 2016

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Ronaldo attempts to back-track criticism of teammates

Iheanacho wins League Cup with City

Census: Alake faults residents’ migration to states of origin

No more Nigerian coach for Eagles – Pinnick

Enyimba, Nasarawa progress, Akwa out

PUNCH LAUNCHES ‘FREE ESE’ CAMPAIGN: Dickson promises to work with Ganduje for Ese’s return

LASACO gets NBCC’s support for insurance campaign

NCRIB, NIA set to ratify brokers’ commission

‘Oke, Agunloye, others will return to PDP’

Porting violation: Glo, MTN to pay N34m

Nigeria names 15 for African wrestling

Naira fall: Used vehicle prices soar, sales drop

CPC fines Abuja Disco N10m for boy’s electrocution

Seriki wants Olubadan-designate, Adetunji, jailed for contempt

Job scam: EFCC arraigns ex-minister Moro, others today

Motorists groan as fuel scarcity worsens

Ogun police, Assembly leader’s face-off worsens

Sex trade: Five teenagers in police net

BoI unveils initiative to reduce unemployment

Suspected cultists behead, bury rival in shallow grave

Blame Governors’ Forum for naira depreciation

Abule-Egba flyover for completion in 16 months

Money tips for single mums (1)

Army trains 200 to combat oil theft

E-commerce remains competitive despite naira slump –Experts

#FreeEseOruruNow, #EseIsNotAisha gain momentum online

Buhari orders investigation into Benue killings

Artisan nabbed in Enugu for reshaping stolen cars

Dasukigate: Jonathan’s ex-ADC, two others to face military panel

Nassarawa: Where governor sacks for Facebook comment

Paternity row: APGA chief threatens ‘father’ with deities

At AGPMPN, a promise of free surgeries

Uncertainties in financial market dragging indices down –Analysts

LASG, others target rural communities for routine immunisation

Agency banking’ll promote financial inclusion –Ecobank

Many landlords don’t remit waste disposal fees — Adejokun

Lagos outlines plans for economic growth

Even for men, tears can ease tension

Of the right to life and rampaging herdsmen

The pastor and the law

Over 315,000 Nigerian children suffer diarrhoea yearly

Workshop predicts more kidnappings, robberies in S’East

LG boss distances self from illegal market levies

Cultists kill man for obstructing land deal

We can do without foreign construction firms — Oduyebo

Is 2016 budget a zero-brained concoction?

New national carrier: The way forward

Rivers community residents flee over military invasion

Waging war against illegal oil bunkering

Forceful marriage: CSOs call for release of Ese Oruru

Be patriotic, Buhari tells Nigerians

Veteran actor, Jab Adu is dead

Albinos urge FG to bring back free skin cancer treatment

Police arrest five teenagers, other for sex trade

Buhari orders investigation into Benue killings

Hajj stampede: Saudi Arabia to find missing Nigerian pilgrims

PUNCH LAUNCHES ‘FREE ESE’ CAMPAIGN: Abduction, forced marriage of 14-year-old Ese shock Nigerians

China suspends 580 social media accounts

Falana threatens to sue Buratai for Ransome-Kuti’s release

I won’t pay N5,000 to those who don’t work – Buhari

Malaria outbreak causes panic in OAU

PDP, APC lose members to SDP in Ondo

Steer clear of Senate, Marafa’s row, Reps warn meddling colleagues

Nigeria begins move to establish national carrier – Presidency

Osun workers demand full salary from Aregbesola

Boko Haram no longer poses threat to us, says Buhari

Man kills 14 members of his family with knife

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Oliseh: The man who saw tomorrow

Oliseh’s resignation shocks NFF

Just for laughs

Denrele Edun is my godfather – Beverly Osu

I’m my husband’s manager – Onari Duke

Biafra: Ohanaeze seeks creation of South-East commission

EFCC not probing me —UNILORIN VC

I won’t congratulate Ikpeazu — Otti

They told me my child was 18 years old—Father

Army launches motorbike battalion

Benue uncovers 1,061 ghost workers

She must have been sexually violated – KHAN Initiative

Sign Rev. King’s death warrant, neighbours beg Ambode

N330m vehicles: Senate under fire for buying exotic cars

Youth will solve Nigeria’s problems — Buhari

I cried on my daughter’s last birthday – Mother

Kano man abducts 14-year-old Bayelsa girl, forcefully marries her

Man rapes 8-year-old stepdaughter

Buhari plotting to turn Nigeria into Islamic country –Fayose

Wike after my life, says Abe

Okorocha accuses NDDC of cheating Imo

Osun bank robbery: Police seek legal advice over loot

Mother petitions police, Ambode over son’s death

Robber set ablaze for stealing plasma TV

Nigeria’s immunisation coverage below global standard — Rasaq

FrieslandCampina WAMCO

Naira devaluation: ex-CBN gov tackles Osinbajo

Common routes of drug administration

Sheriff must leave after three months as PDP chair — Babatope

Distance learning allows for academic freedom — Ex-VC, NOUN

Dad would have loved to be a teacher — Tony Okoroji’s daughter

I thought 40 was a realistic age to die — Ajayi, 80

Sexual offences are not something to joke about

O. J. Simpson and racial justice

A note on presidential-only economics

I am superior to Ogoga — Olukere

My gifts to young graduates, motorists

Olukere is a mere chief priest — Ogoga

EFCC probe: PDP in the eye of the storm

Having a crush on your doctor, pastor, others

FG, retirees disagree on 42-month pension arrears

N4bn NIMASA fraud: EFCC traces $1.6m to ex-NAF budget boss

Preparing for outbreak of deadly diseases

Banks pay N6.2tn via 13.5 million cheques

I didn’t cut corners to be successful

The pride in using .ng domain names

I dress in suit to attract customers — Abuja tigernuts seller

Befriend your Stepchildren

Never give up on your dreams — Adeniji

I’m under pressure to marry —Joro Olumofin

I have over 100 pairs of shoes – Dokun Olumofin

I will miss relating publicly with my peers — Teenage king of Ubulu-Uku Kingdom

Are bank ATM duties killing bankers?

My love for cars began at 12 — CFAO boss

I’m only comfortable with my wife’s fans, not stalkers — Onos Ariyo’s husband

Buhari makes case for Nigerians killed in Saudi stampede

I’m in touch with PDP defectors – Sheriff

Hong Kong leader swarmed by ‘angry’ emojis on Facebook

Army establishes Motorbike Battalion

Housewife wants divorce over €550,000 debt by husband

Biafra: Ohaneze demands creation of South East Development Commission

NLC, TUC commence discussion on minimum wage

France records first sexually-transmitted case of Zika

Why there is constant outage – Eko Disco

FIFA reforms’ll reduce corruption, football lovers say

Economic crunch: Enugu seeks US assistance

Herdsmen, farmers clash: NCGF urges FG to encourage ranching

Friday, February 26, 2016

NFF replaces Oliseh with Siasia

Enyimba, Nasarawa in crucial continental battles

Wanted ex-EFCC boss, Lamorde, dares Senate, appears in Jos

PWD decries alleged marginalisation in 2016 budget

USAID, Alere support Nigeria’s anti-malaria campaign

Fayose sacks revenue boss, two arrested for forgery

NLC issues A’Ibom govt 21 days ultimatum

Rev. King must die by hanging, Supreme Court orders

EFCC releases Jonathan’s ex-ADC to army

FG’s anti-corruption war devoid of sentiment –APC

1,890 captives rescued from Boko Haram, says Nigerian army

Declare Adoke wanted, Sagay tells EFCC

Boko Haram: Army is weak, lacks adequate weapons –Reps

DSS arrests three over bribery allegation against DG

My CCT trial, mere political persecution –Saraki

Metuh indicted ex-president Jonathan in torn statement – EFCC

Shopaholic …with Mercy Aigbe-Gentry

Awkward Moment with Senator

Buhari behind my endless detention, Dasuki tells court

Unpaid salaries: Workers abandon duty posts

Ayo Adesanya’s typical DAY

My first… with LAX

… and Osinbajo’s curious political meeting

Buhari’s padded budget of controversies

Residents apprehend, brutalise teenage robbers in Ogun community

I kidnap people to raise money for my girlfriend’s bride price –Suspect

I resigned because nobody believed me –Oliseh

I bought police walkie-talkie for N2,000 –Fake policeman

We sell N15,000 heroin every day –20-year-old drug peddler

Gianni Infantino: From Platini prodigy to FIFA president

Getting caught first day shows robbery is not my destiny –Suspect

My tattoo has ruined my life –Suspected Lagos gang informant

Oliseh was never fit for Eagles job –Onigbinde

Europe’s Infantino wins FIFA presidency

Fela inspired me to become a saxophonist –Kunle Ajayi

My parents marked my face to stop me from seeing vision –Primate Olabayo

United game special –Wenger

Hiddink wants decision on Chelsea’s next manager

Gary Neville pleased with Valencia’s confidence

Lagos Suicide victim won N50,000 lottery before killing himself – Neighbours

ITTF Team W’Cup: Nigeria, Egypt target Olympic slots

A ‘king’ sentenced to death on his birthday

Rio 2016: Athletics coach wants govt support

I studied engineering just to Please the society –Mike Abdul of Midnight Crew

I have sold everything, including my wedding ring, just to stay alive –Woman allegedly wrongly operated by LUTH doctors

Electricity tariff: Nigerians to pay more for goods, services

AirFrance-KLM replaces planes on Nigerian routes

Want intelligent kids? go for exclusive breastfeeding

Burna Boy likes to party in luxurious Ford Edge

Power supply drops by 624MW in three days

My kids are my fashion police –Ireti Osayemi

I never said Baba Wande stole the story from my father –Bola Oyin Adejobi

The last days of Rilwan Omosun, former Sports Editor, Evening Times, in a Baltimore Hospital

Re: What type of mother is this?

Do not allow “anger” to destroy your marriage

Shah Rukh Khan, world’s biggest movie star

Julius Agwu ripped us off –Charly Boy

TINAPA: A N60bn investment gone moribund

Buhari won’t succeed with this corrupt judiciary

Shell’s Forcados terminal may remain shut until April


My near-death experience has shown me who my real friends are –Charles Okocha

I listened to music a lot and read plenty novels – Chidinma

My movie has nothing to do with Oyin Adejobi but Baba Wande is part of it –Marketer

Detectives without badge (1)

Controversy over plea-bargaining, soft landing for looters

My first fee as a comedian was N100 –Funny Bone

As far as we are concerned, we are still Glo ambassadors –P-square

Sex is not a mirage but a healthy exercise

‘FG should drive solid minerals’ growth’

All I wanted was for D’Banj to give me credit for Emergency –P Loops

16 Goals for the professional singer (8)

Top reactions to Infantino’s election as FIFA president

Petrol tanker crushes children, others to death in Osun

Air Force parades fraudster for recruitment scam

Why I am still in detention − Dasuki

I didn’t collect N4bn bribe – DSS DG

Election petitions: Supreme Court criticises INEC for partisan role

Anti-social media bill won’t be passed – Saraki

Gianni Infantino wins FIFA presidency

BREAKING: NFF replaces Oliseh with Siasia

STORIFY: As @SundayOOliseh resigns

Fire guts Abubakar Audu’s Millennium Plaza in Abuja

Man, 30, remanded for stabbing his mother to death

PICTURES: Troops rescue 1890 victims from Boko Haram

FIFA candidates make final case as voting opens

Troops rescue 1890 captives from Boko Haram

Sexwale withdraws from FIFA presidential race

UK ready to repatriate looted Nigerian funds – Envoy

Three British tourists die in Vietnam

IG directs police commands to inspect armouries

Rev. King must die by hanging, Supreme Court ‎affirms

THINGLINK: Five things you probably didn’t know about Sunday Oliseh

Tears as remains of man killed by lawyer-wife arrive church

Sunday Oliseh: Eight months, six controversies

Homosexuality and a father’s broken heart

If NITEL rebounds

UN peacekeeper kills commander, doctor in Mali

Oliseh announces resignation as Super Eagles coach

Sunday Oliseh resigns as Super Eagles coach

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Badagry Expressway in a mess

Kudos to The PUNCH, Abidap boss

Pirates killing entertainment industry

Release Justinah Ojo now

Poor services in General hospitals

Ways to reduce your vet expenses

NAHCO promises steady returns for shareholders

GTI Microfinance Bank canvasses savings, investments

Oil slump: W’Bank, FG set to assist states

SEC, judiciary collaborate on investor protection

Naira already devalued, 28 professional associations insist

Champion, FCMB, others drive N55bn gain in stocks

Road race has advertised Okpekpe – LGA Secretary

Buhari’s cash: NSC pledges to pay players fully

LASAA laments attacks on officials, threatens sanctions

LASG backs Deeper Life multi-million naira flyover

Budget padding: Williams advises Buhari

Ondo 2016: Akeredolu seeks end to APC’s rift

Ambode promises to rebuild National Museum, FG facilities

‘Cricket not popular in schools’

Ighalo hopes to end drought

No court’ll stop Reps from taking over Kogi Assembly – Speaker

Social media and pathways to inclusive development

Ikpeba inspires Fluorescent pupils

Climatic change: Proprietress seeks proper dressing for pupils

Chukwu, Esin want Chikatara for Egypt tie

Get insurance for children, LASACO boss tells parents

Stamp duty: School owners lament, utilise other options

Suspected One Million boys members arrested at vigil

BRT vehicle crushes motorcycle rider to death

One dies as Ladipo traders clash with soldiers

Newly-wed Lagos plumber drowns in well

Hawkers protest as sachet water sells for N180

Assembly asks Niger gov to recover looted funds

‘Politicians shouldn’t interfere in Amnesty programme’

Reps summon FRSC boss over speed limiters

Senate uncovers N5bn shortfall in education ministry budget

Explosions kills four cops in Adamawa

Benue killings getting out of hand, says governor

Ogoni killings: Culprits must face justice, says Wike

Senate plans Lamorde’s arrest over alleged N1tn diversion

EFCC re-arraigns Metuh for obstruction of operatives today

343 prisoners, 201 blind candidates for 2016 UTME

Budget: Reps order committees to submit reports today

Businesses seek revival of export grant

UI expels 97 students for poor academic performance

As Kelani turns 68

Sonia Foods expands production line

PZ Wilmar rewards customers

Easing pressure on the naira

German investors target Nigeria

Buhari heeds Soyinka’s advice, convenes conference

Naira weakens to 330 as dollar demand surges

Freedom Park, First Bank, others enliven stage

EU companies seek partnership with Nigerian industries

CAS rejects transparent booths

C’River uses 345,000 hectares for cassava farmland

Another computer-based trial for UTME candidates

Jonathan’s ex-ADC in detention on Army’s directive –EFCC

Insurance firms to fire 260 non-executive directors

EFCC to invite Mu’azu, Obanikoro over Omokore’s car gifts

‘Bauchi NDLEA arrested 239 drug traffickers in 2015’

Confusion as police detain aspirant for suing Ugwuanyi

Oil lifting: EFCC arrests Diezani’s cousin, searches his house

FG confirms MTN’s N50bn payment, says negotiations continue

Military brutality should end now

Fresh fuel crisis looms over forex shortage

Nissan urges FG to patronise made-in-Nigeria vehicles

‘Reforms more vital than new president’

Oil firms’ cash flows worsen, banks jittery

INEC slates Edo, Ondo gov polls for Sept, Nov

Innovative ways to boost business growth

Anxiety as Senate fails to discuss report on Marafa

The dark side of delighting customers

Ntel makes first voice call in Nigeria

Retain or perish

Presidency, NSA approved N2.4bn disbursement at NIMASA – Witness

Herdsmen destroy farmlands, rape women, Ogun monarchs cry out

Fire razes brothel, three houses in Rivers

CJN denies blocking senior lawyers’ appointment as S’Court justices

Terrorism: Buhari seeks OIC’s support for displaced persons

Adeosun, Emefiele should have resigned over forex crisis- Ubah

Buhari heeds Soyinka’s advice, convenes economic summit

Jonathan’s ex-ADC in our detention on Army’s directive – EFCC

Islamic bank’s offer to Nigeria excites Buhari

Prosecute Fayose, others, APC tells IG

Pipeline vandalism: Navy warns against impunity

PDP Reps demand release of Secondus

Lesser Hajj: Buhari, Nigeria need prayer, says Presidency

Judiciary workers threaten strike over judges’ unpaid salaries

Benue killings out of control, says governor

PICTURES: Adamawa bomb blast

APC demands sack of INEC officials in Abia

Nearly 100 Indian pupils in hospital after eating school meal

Police arrest two robbery suspects, recover stolen car

EFCC to re-arraign Metuh for obstruction of operatives today

Petroleum imports mounting pressure on naira − Mutallab

Four Afghan militants killed in premature blast

VIDEO: Adamawa bomb blast

Mourinho may be next England coach

BREAKING: INEC releases dates for Edo, Ondo gov elections

Egypt jails Christian teens five years for disrespecting Islam

Messi sends autographed jerseys to five-year-old Afghan fan

NAFDAC ‎bans beans importation

Asaba market traders protest illegal levies

Trending: Olajumoke’s turnaround and her husband’s position

PICTURES: One feared dead as Lagos traders, soldiers clash

Nigerian army, Cameroonian troops foil Boko Haram’s attempt on Dikwa

Court rules on Metuh’s no-case submission March 9

BREAKING: Many killed as bomb blast rocks Adamawa

Court dismisses Metuh’s suit against EFCC, others


Man shot dead for complaining about loud music

Nigeria army foils Boko Haram attack in Borno

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Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Worker kills colleague, stabs two others over girlfriend

Gunmen kill Kwara poly student

Driver dies, passengers escape as vehicle somersaults, explodes

Military flushes out armed groups in A’Ibom

Gardener rapes boss’ six-year-old daughter inside bathroom

Falana asks court to ban dollar as legal tender

Security operative quizzed for shooting inside Aso Rock

Six feared dead in Ibadan gang war

S’Court rejects request on Andy Ubah, Oduah’s elections

Jonathan’s ex-ADC files N100m suit against EFCC

Death toll rises to 18 in Rivers shootings

Psychology graduate breaks UNILAG record, scores 5.00 CGPA

Lopsided promotions: Customs boss risks arrest, say Reps

APC convention: Tinubu, Saraki, others meet at Aso Rock

We can’t bring Tompolo to court – Lawyers

Insulting comments on Adeosun not from us –WAEC

Senate to FMW: Resume Apapa roads rehabilitation

EFCC grills Secondus over N302m car gifts, PDP kicks

Nigeria’s survival depends on agric – Buhari

Man to die by hanging over N100,000 jewellery

Budget padding culprits will be punished, Buhari vows

#BuyNaija: Why quality education is still everything

Egyptians will be desperate – Lawal, Bosso

It’s not over with Arsenal – Messi

Buhari’s cash: Players short-changed

Kwara to revive sports festival

FIFA rejects Blatter, Platini appeals

PPMC recovers stolen fuel from vandals in Ogun

PENGASSAN urges govt to resolve PPPRA crisis

Kachikwu, others to X-ray Nigeria’s oil industry

IMF disagrees with Buhari, insists on naira devaluation

MTN withdraws case against NCC, pays N50bn fine

Naira now 300/dollar as forex supply slows

Senate summons minister, others over alleged DSTV violations

Ecobank sacks 50 top managers

Recurrent measles leaves Lagos community in agony, fear

How Nigerians underdeveloped Nigeria

When depression is concealed

Cyber Safety: Mind what you post

Basic expenses for start-ups

A bad posture can harm your health

10 mistakes new business must avoid

Abuja Disco compensates

Probe Babangida, Abacha’s ministers, Okurounmu tells Buhari

APIN screens 1.5 million persons for HIV/AIDS

One in five African children go without vaccines – Report

Buhari’s new money laundering laws

FG plans increased revenue from deepwater oil production

New electricity tariff ’ll boost investment —NESG

EFCC and the rule of law

Cheers, jeers as naira closes exchange gap

Time to take decisive action on vaccines

Boko Haram: Buratai in closed door meeting with Borno Elders

Google boss backs Apple in encryption battle with FBI

Facebook expands ‘like’ feature

PDP laments arrest of its leaders

Tension in P’Harcourt as Police engage gunmen in shootout

Let exchange rate reflect market forces, IMF tells Nigeria

EFCC arrests ex-PDP acting chair, Secondus

Why Jonathan’s ex-ADC filed N100m suit against EFCC

2017 Population Census demarcation of areas delayed in Borno

Six out of 10 Nigerian children suffer violence – Report

FIFA reduces ban on Blatter, Platini

26 states owe corps members − NYSC

Sports court rejects Prince Ali’s FIFA vote protest

S’Court rejects interpretation request on Andy Uba, Oduah’s elections

N45.9bn fraud: We can’t bring Tompolo to court, Lawyers say

One dies as rival gangs fight in Ibadan

Falana asks court to bar dollar as legal tender

PHOTOS: Buhari arrives Medinah for Lesser Hajj

Court sentences man to death for robbery

Critics of Buhari’s Foriegn trips ignorant, mischievous – APC

Vaginal ring cuts HIV risk by nearly one-third − studies

Police arrest suspected kidnappers, recover N7.5m ransom

Electrocution: NERC confirms AEDC’s payment of N18m fine

Psychology graduate breaks record at UNILAG, scores 5.00 CGPA

Jail all pension thieves, South-East pensioners tell Buhari

Wike hails Navy’s sustained fight against oil theft

MTN says will pay $250 million in Nigeria fine dispute

Judge’s absence stalls Akpobolokemi’s N754.7m theft case

Nigerians slam Ben Bruce on twitter, calling him hypocrite

Rickey Tarfa withdraws N5bn suit against EFCC, others

Gunners still alive after Barca loss, says Cech

POLL: Is there a way to salvage the failing naira?

Immigration arrests 17 Libya-bound trafficking victims

Zaria Killings: El-Zakzaky’s absence stalls panel proceedings

I don’t have a job now, says Mourinho

Nigeria’s survival depends on agric, solid minerals – Buhari

Osinbajo, Tinubu, Saraki, Atiku in crucial meeting

PICTURES: Buhari meets Saudi king, Nigerian community in Riyadh

Budget padding: Buhari vows to deal with culprits

Mild female genital mutilation should be legalised – Gynecologists

Commotion as policemen, soldiers clash in Abia

NSCDC operatives injure journalists

Punch story moves ‘Old boy’ to donate classroom block

Workers’ strike disrupts children health programmes in Bayelsa

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Rivers women protest levy for governor’s perfume

I can’t pay Babangida –Oliseh

Olympic Eagles know opponents April 14

Wolves battle Pillars for first three points

DStv loads EPL, La Liga on Compact

Siasia congratulates Elegbeleye on new title

Blatter nervous, expecting bad news

Prince Ali wants FIFA election suspended

FG set to revoke 1,500 mining licences

Naira gains 17%, sells for 310/dollar

Maintenance work on LNG train to last till April

We’ll pay states for verified road projects –Fashola

Crossover utility vehicles making waves in Nigeria (1)

Akinkuotu emerges Aero CEO

NSE CEO, Onyema, gets another five-year term

500,000 teachers to be employed by govt need training– Osibogun

We have no rift with Fayose over Aluko – Ekiti obas

FG to stop amnesty programme in 2018

Labour directs Osun workers to ignore BVN circular

Towards sustainable development in North-East

WASSCE: Danger in the S’West

Easy street of corruption

Awosika canvasses better nutrition for children

State of health has impact on GDP – Commissioner

FROT Group seals N2.5m Edo FA Cup deal

Harrison Chinedu set to break world record

Dalung to probe NFF-Nike contract

Punch story prompts minister to inaugurate facilities committee

Benue rerun: PDP dismisses allegations of ballot stuffing

Regional autonomy’ll move Nigeria forward – Awolowo-Dosunmu

$2bn deal: Clear your name, Atiku tells Adoke

Marafa kicks as Senate committee submits report

Ex-PDP BoT chair in fresh N300m arms scam

Sheriff: Jonathan’s loyalists, senators disagree with PDP govs, BoT

Four feared killed as soldiers, Rivers militants clash

FG, states record N17.4bn drop in allocation

House sets up panel on Kogi Assembly crisis

Reps seek to remove CCB from presidential control

Enugu police move against cultism

DPP okays trial of Exxonmobil worker accused of rape

Robbers in police uniform lock motorist inside boot

Soldiers torture Lagos lawyer, N350,000 missing after assault

72-year-old slumps, dies by roadside after visiting son

Baale flees after beating resident to a coma

JAMB extends registration to Feb 25

TUC demands upward review of minimum wage

Extortion: Ogun Assembly wants DPO probed, police carpet lawmaker

Herdsmen kill seven villagers in Taraba, Anambra attacks

EFCC, AGF jostle to prosecute N43.9bn fraud case

75-year-old pensioner slumps, dies during screening in Edo

Synagogue: Victim’s children sue TB Joshua, Lagos, others

PENGASSAN protests new secretary’s appointment, grounds PPPRA offices

Buhari, Saudi King move to ensure oil price increase

Train police to tackle gender-based violence – Group

Parents want Ambode to probe AOCOED accounts

LASEMA moves against disasters through advocacy

LASG plans DNA forensic lab to tackle crime

Medical management of domestic violence (1)

Jonathan not needed to prove case against Metuh –EFCC

Moro faces N676m money laundering, fraud charges

Ogun VIO arrests 120 drivers with fake licences

Seven takeaways from President Buhari’s visit to Egypt

Eyewitness account of 2016 Ugandan elections

SAHCOL commences ground handling for Air Cote d’Ivoire

Union accuses Federal Palace Hotel of anti-labour practices

How Buhari can fight corruption without saying so

Labour minister seeks coordinated approach to job creation

Setting agenda for Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment

Primewaterview names Babalola GMD/CEO

Firm designs tool to develop managers

Elizade exposes JAC vehicles to another road test

FAW showcases new J5 tipper models

What abuse of painkillers does to your organs

Manufacturers warn of jobs losses over dollar scarcity

Our radar equipment has no backup – NATCA

We won’t bow to pressure on anti-corruption war -Osinbajo

Four feared killed as soldiers, militants clash in Rivers

PDP senators ask Sheriff to resign, April

Waziri Adio appointed new Exec. Secretary of NEITI

$2bn Malabu oil deal: Go clear your name, Atiku tells Adoke

Naira already devalued, 28 professional associations tell Buhari

Crude prices rise amid output freeze talks

PENGASSAN shuts down PPPRA offices over appointment issues

Olajumoke and hypocrisy of corporate sponsors

Prince Ali seeks suspension of FIFA election

Cholesterol in eggs may not cause heart disease – Study

Bill Gates backs FBI in iPhone row

Girl, 14, shot dead for resisting sexual advances

I didn’t snub D’banj at Ben Bruce’s birthday – Don Jazzy

I didn’t snub D’banj at Ben Bruce’s birthday – Don Jazzy

Navy arrest six pirates, recover oil tanker

Monday, February 22, 2016

Woman, 106, rejoices for meeting Obama

Heavy shootings as soldiers raid Rivers ex-militant’s house

Senate set for stormy session over Marafa

Enyimba, Nasarawa games rescheduled

Falcons: Mbachu tips Omagbemi to succeed

Players want permanent deal for Hiddink —Mikel

Awujale becomes Hallmark varsity chancellor

NBTE boss, others stress importance of technological courses

UNIABUJA engages UK firm to print certificates

‘Children experience first physical violence with male teachers’

Lawmakers summon Lagos HOMS contractors

Ambode okays FC Barcelona Academy in Lagos

State universities and the imperative of fundraising

My wife starves me of sex – Divorce-seeking septuagenarian

Measles caused children’s death, says LASG

Lagos trader rapes nine-year-old boy

LASU students, NURTW clash over fee

Sheriff still under N300bn Borno allocation probe –EFCC

Boss damages 13-year-old apprentice’s private parts

Police inspector shoots motorcyclist over N500 bribe

48% of banks’ PoS machines dormant —NIBSS

Discos insist on electricity tariff increase

We need more libraries than churches – Consultant

NPC tests officials, facilities for 2017 census

Shi’ites shun el-Rufai’s panel on Zaria killings

Fayose opposing TSA to conceal fraud –Ekiti APC

Babcock VC seeks moral values in youths

Angry students set hostel on fire in Osun

Adoke writes Osinbajo on Malabu oil deal

Court frees 22 students as ABUAD withdraws case

NJC to clear two Justices for S’Court Wednesday

Africa’s strong men build weak institutions, says Dogara

‘Police treated 1,946 complaints against cops in 100 days’

Oil pollution: NHRC threatens to shut down oil companies

Police arraign two catechists, others for Anambra robbery

Bombing: Charles Okah undergoes anus surgery, judge adjourns trial

Detoxification can ease intestinal candida infection

Tariff hike: NERC loses bid to stay court proceedings

Coca-Cola, USAID begin $2m water initiative in Nigeria

50,000 Abuja workers sacked in two months – ACCI

Money Laundering Act and its discontents

Kogi: INEC makes a U-turn, declares PDP winner

Aregbesola orders civil servants to produce BVN, workers kick

You need not die of hypertension

ASUS, Coscharis collaborate on ZenFone phones

Fresh concerns as UTME begins on Monday

Eagles have lost their fear factor – Semitoje

Ubah’s brag on exchange rate causes storm

‘Moses should return against Egypt’

Deliver PDP from itself

Farook’s Phone, Apple and the rest of us

EFCC arrests Moro for NIS job scam, e-passport project

Where to find property bargains

Using new technology for business growth

Yudala tops Google’s 2015 trending brands

Shell declares force majeure on Forcados oil lifting

Osun shuts Glo office over N532m tax

Tackling the rot in Nigerian prisons

FG to unfold incentives for ICT industry

Huawei manufactures Mate 8, M2 devices

W’Bank VP supports partial sale of NNPC

Govt finalises national database on water supply, sanitation

Sheriff must go, PDP BoT insists

Heavy shooting as soldiers raid ex-militant’s house in Rivers

Soldiers raid ex-militants’ leader’s house in Rivers

BREAKING: EFCC arrests ex- Minister, Abba Moro

AFN calls Brume, 15 others to Olympics camp

Lagos identifies measles as cause of children’s death

PHOTOS: Buhari departs for Saudi, Qatar

Staff audit: Osun workers flay govt over BVN request

Oil pollution: NHRC threatens to close oil companies

Buhari appoints blind man as aide

I won’t resign – Sheriff

PHOTOS: Students burn institute in Osun

Man sues wife for insulting Turkey’s president

Angry students set private poly on fire

Cricketer, wife face trial for torturing underage maid

Fayose opposing TSA to conceal fraud, says APC

Diezani to appear before Reps March 3

B’Haram: Interior minister, IG visit Cameroon, others

ERA reports gas leak from Agip’s oil field in Bayelsa

Zaria killings: Shi’ites shuns panel


PDP rejects Plateau rerun results

FG finalises water supply, sanitation database

El Chapo being ‘slowly tortured’ in prison, says wife

Court suspends Okah’s trial

Police redeploy Delta DPOs over misconduct

Sheriff not best choice for PDP – Poll

Woman dies after setting herself on fire

Woman in court for stealing baby 18 years after

Death toll in Fiji after Cyclone Winston rises


Uganda opposition leader taken into police custody

Sunday, February 21, 2016

Buhari to visit Saudi, Qatar to discuss oil price

President plans to install northerner as CAN leader, group alleges

Obiano to critics: I’m not a hungry governor

We won’t alter N6.07tn budget size, say Reps

Rickey Tarfa sues MTN, EFCC, Falana, others for N5bn

B’Haram: NHRC clears Air Force of rights abuses

CCT: Saraki blackmailing Buhari with budget controversies, says Marafa

Adetunji to be crowned Olubadan March 4

Dasukigate: Returning loot won’t stop prosecution, says Magu

Senate panel submits report on Marafa on Tuesday

Alleged bribe: SERAP demands judge’s suspension

Owo must produce next Ondo governor – Indigenes

Lagos vows to fight injustice

LASG sensitises students, corps members to sexual abuses

APC chief urges support for widows, others

Tompolo asks A’Court to void arrest warrant

ACF, Ohanaeze meet, pledge to sustain unity

Military arrests suspected B’Haram spies at IDP camp

Corrupt persons in legislature, judiciary – Osinbajo

EFCC links ex-CDS Badeh to N4.4bn NIMASA fraud

PDP: Wabara, Shagari, Juta ask Sheriff to resign

Jonathan’s almajiri schools initiative a failure – Ganduje

Rescuing Ajaokuta from decay

Defining Africa’s path to socio-economic emancipation

I steal women’s underwear for sexual pleasure – Suspect

Attempted murder: Police tighten security around NLC boss

Principal drags inspector before CP over missing printer

PDP wins Niger Assembly rerun

Nigeria must work hard for Olympic success – Bonfrere Jo

Dollar scarcity: 40,000 jobs threatened, food prices soar

Latent wealth with debt seeking mindset

Emenike, Moses score as Hammers win

We’ll increase oil production for domestic use —Kachikwu

Mimiko, Boroffice disagree over N11bn spent on roads

222 renounce cultism in Edo/Delta

Eagles coach begs for a month’s pay

Corrupt politicians worse than B’Haram insurgents – Catholic priest

Forex trading: Scalping strategy

2019: Delta APC forms alliance with LP, AP

Missing pupil found dead in latrine, tenants flee

More African women are accessing digital content — Hudnell

Enugu community laments destruction of homes, farmlands

Oshonaike seeks support for t’tennis players

Forte Oil’s profit rises to N7bn

NPL: Enyimba begin title defence with loss

‘Ladoja didn’t delay Oyo council poll’

UTI: Only a woman will know

Ogun police arrest truck hijackers, recover goods

To age gracefully, mind your habits

Man arrested for punching 60-year-old to death

Suspend charges on idle decoders, CPC orders MultiChoice

Fake naval officer arrested, weeks to wedding

Messi more creative than Cristiano —Ronaldo

Another state level fiscal bailout?

Buhari opens Samsung school, calls for quality laptops

Guards lead gang to steal boss’ N15m goods

IAAG, FRSC mobilise against fake motor insurance

Of public policies, waivers and amnesia

Inspector, village head, others die in fire

We want more information

When EFCC, SANs clash over anti-graft war

Home management business growing fast — Afolabi

PDP govs congratulate Mark, Aidoko, others

Soldiers arrest suspected B’Haram spies at IDP camp

Tompolo asks Appeal Court to void arrest warrant

Devalue naira now, Fayose tells Buhari

FA Cup: Chelsea trash Man City 5-1

Alleged N225, 000 bride, SERAP seeks judge’s suspension

Boko Haram: NHRC clears Air Force of rights abuses

Legislature, judiciary urged to support anti-graft war

Rickey Tarfa sues MTN, EFCC, others for N5bn

Rights abuse: CPC orders MultiChoice to compensate consumers

CCT trial: Saraki blackmailing Buhari with budget controversies -Marafa

Benue rerun: Ekweremadu congratulates Mark over poll victory

INEC declares Mark winner of Benue South rerun

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Sheriff’s chairmanship: PDP faces mass defection

Air Force Chief’s wife, Amosu, returns stolen N381m to FG

Man, 72, marries lover of 45 years

I won’t devalue naira, Buhari insists

State governments owe $3.3bn foreign debts – Senate

Tompolo: Security agencies mount surveillance at airports

Nigerian man kills ex-wife, commits suicide in US

Museveni wins a term

Lagos vulcaniser commits suicide after leaving wife’s bedside

Nigerians made APC win 2015 elections — Tinubu

FG insists 2016 budget not padded

Pipeline vandalism

Rivers rerun: Wike alleges plot to arrest PDP leaders

Boy, 15, becomes king in Delta after father’s murder

Abia kidnappings

Imo North rerun: PDP carpets okorocha, INEC over postponed election

Obasanjo is right on Chibok girls — Ezeife

IGP charges police on human rights

MASSOB backs ex-militants’ ultimatum to FG

Activists rally Osun workers against half salaries

… says Kanu’s trial a mockery of democracy

Fayose leads parents of ABUAD’s students to beg Babalola

Higher electricity tariff to improve service — Obiaya

Tariff increment criminal, unacceptable — CLO boss, Ezike

PDP chair: Intrigues behind Sherrif’s emergence

Murray-Bruce apologises to students over treatment at birthday party

Lagos Assembly wrong, I wasn’t impeached — Bucknor-Akerele

30-yr-old soldier kills wife in Nasarawa

I’d like to continue farming – Frank Donga

Invest wisely

Sing freely, happy birthday to you

Bank charges in Nigeria not excessive — Sekibo

I had no time for social activities – PhD holder, 26

I met my wife on Instagram — Roby Ekpo

Benue rerun: Mark, Onjeh in tight contest

My relationship with Falz – Simi

Defeating Boko Haram will be a long fight – US

Top 10 Nigerian Female Sports Gladiators

Dad was betrayed by Jonathan’s men — Samuel Ogbemudia’s son

Common facts about contraception

On gender equality and ignorance of high places

Revoke secret oil block licences

Pity, we refuse to learn anything

Common car maintenance mistakes

I want my father’s trial on live TV — Charles Okah’s daughter

Can pain, failure, struggles bring anything good?

The Internet of Things is here!

NNPC paid N1.09bn into Federation Account — Report

I don’t regret marrying an older man

I like reading children’s books — Ex-railway staff, 84

FG, Netherlands collaborate to boost food production

Al-Jazeera America’s predictable end

The fight against corruption and the rule of law

Lagos hospital killed my only son — Mother

Agric seed council warns against substandard products

Women need work, family – Osaretin Demuren


Nigerian insurers move to gain more market share

I was delivered of my quintuplets in two hours — Mother

32 states deny workers life insurance cover

Liberalise the rail sector now

The robotics revolution: Why investment in robots is booming

CBN compels banks to refund N6.2bn illegal charges

I apologised to the fans only – Peter Okoye

Fola Akinkuotu appointed as Aero CEO

Benue South rerun election results

African leaders seek investments despite terror threat

Village bans mobiles for single women

CBN recovers N6.2bn excess charges from banks

Audu Ogbe loses PVC, fails to vote

222 renounce cultism in Edo, Delta

State governments owe $3.3bn foreign debts – Senator

PHOTOS: Thugs destroy home of Mark’s ally

Rerun: I’m confident of victory, says Mark

BREAKING: Uganda’s Museveni wins fifth term

Again, Buhari rules out naira devaluation

Kenya lions back in park after city visit

INEC postpones rerun election in Imo

Accreditation, voting peaceful in Benue South senatorial election

Mark battles Onjeh as rerun elections hold across states

Uganda’s Museveni set to extend rule

SPONSORED: Own Affordable Plot in Lekki

Friday, February 19, 2016

Lagos traces children’s death to febrile rash illness

Mimiko to inaugurate school as Ondo clocks 40

Ajimobi promises free uniforms for pupils

ICPC boss, Nta, elected IACA board member

How businessman escaped from driver’s kidnap plan

The luxurious Lexus Dammy Krane cruises

Police decry youth involvement in drug abuse, cultism in Calabar

Unidentified gunmen kill four youths over land dispute

Reverend father batters 70-year-old man for allegedly charming him

Abductors of Delta senator’s mother demand N200m

Renewed cult clash claims one person in Delta community

I don’t care if people call me ‘mummy’s boy’ –Ojay Wright

Local manufacturers’ll soon take over Nigeria’s furniture business –Tawadrous

Come as you are…

Different strokes for different folks

Psquare should resolve their problems at home not on social media –Fans

16 Goals for the professional singer (7)

70 gospel artistes ready for RCCG’s praise marathon

Etcetera Live: President Buhari should be very worried

Charly Boy, Lady Di, Isaac and Nneka Moses to host Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Awards

What type of mother is this?

Simi releases ‘Love don’t care’

I’ll do anything to be taller –She Baby

I want only two children –Tiwa Savage

Jebose Boulevard: Mystery: India-based Nigerian dies on eve of elder brother’s burial

Falz debuts in Nollywood flick, Couple of Days

I’m not dating Toyin Aimakhu’s husband, says actress

9ice to ex-wife: My ex-publicist didn’t destroy my marriage

Jonathan was misled to support Sheriff as PDP chairman –Group

Naira fall, hyper inflation killing Nigeria –LCCI, NACCIMA, ANAN

N231m subsidy payment: EFCC probes Obat oil, summons MD

Court orders EFCC to seize Tompolo’s assets

Shocking: Cultists slaughter children, parents in Rivers community

Eagles won’t play beautiful football against Egypt –Oliseh

I sold my 15-year-old sister for N52,000 – Togolese man nabbed for trafficking

‘Mikel’s new-found confidence, a plus for Eagles’

I have just started to enjoy fruit of my labour – Nabbed cannabis dealer

I dodged bullets during training in Ajegunle – Ighalo

Watford manager admits eyeing Success

United loss down to bad luck – Van Gaal

25 Ghanaians register for West African Golf Tour

Dolphins change name to Rivers FC

Love begins with you…Find it first within

Nigerian League resumes with unanswered questions

Police nab petrol tanker hijackers in Ogun

If I were Sunday Oliseh…

Blackmail won’t deter us, NLC, TUC tell Discos

I refused to be scared–Rilwan

FG committed to rebuilding North-East –Osinbajo

Dollar scarcity: Parents of overseas students weep in banks

I want to see my parents, I think about them every day – Boy abandoned at Lagos motherless babies’ home

Story of ‘star’ dancer who never became a star

Striking doctors have technically resigned –Osun Govt

N225, 000 donation for judge’s father-in-law’s funeral –Rickey Tarfa

Nigeria’s health sector needs major overhaul –Dr. Obembe, NMA President

Beware! Too much sex is bad for you –Experts

NASRDA not institute of free sex, says agency

Aso Rock Lens: Buhari and his ‘analogue’ ministers

Buhari yet to decide on foreign missions’ reduction

Traders throng Aba, Onitsha, Lagos, Kano markets

Ex-ITF boss advises successor on continuity

DHL Global partners NGO to boost development

DPP takes over ABUAD’s students trial

Bank officials direct customers to black marketeers

Amaechi, others for maritime summit

My siblings bullied me for being dad’s pet –Salihu, CEO Clayfields and Harrow

Booze, drugs, sex: Bizarre sights from Lagos ‘under bridges’

Rule of law not escape route for corrupt officials —Mohammed

Budget: A mess tainting Buhari’s anti-corruption posture

PDP keeps mum over Sheriff’s tenure

PHOTOS: Buhari leaves for Egypt

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ author Harper Lee dies

Pregnant woman dies aboard Arik Air flight

Jonathan’s abducted nephew found dead in Bayelsa creek

Facebook, Twitter side with Apple in iPhone fight

FCT elections: 30 vie for chairmanship positions

19 dead in suicide attack on Cameroon market

No ban on forex allocation for school fees, medicals – CBN

Court orders confiscation of PSquare’s properties over contract breach

N225,000 donation to judge’s father-in-law’s funeral, not bribe – Rickey Tarfa

‘Lagos children may have died of febrile rash’

We’ll be at PDP’s graveside, says Okupe

LUTH discharges Lassa fever patient

Court rejects masking prosecution witnesses in Kanu’s trial

Zika virus linked to paralysis disorder – CDC

Donald Trump not a Christian – Pope Francis

Sleeping more than seven hours can improve health – Research

Way of no-excuse customer service

Jonathan misled to support Sheriff as PDP chairman – Group

Panic as lions on the loose in Kenyan capital

Prostitutes detain customers over unpaid bills in Delta

BREAKING: Court authorises EFCC to seize Tompolo’s assets

Stop sabotaging oil facilities, lawmaker warns N’Delta people

MTN shares fall on profit warning

Nigerians must stop shielding looters facing trial, says Buhari


BREAKING: Osun ‘sacks’ striking doctors 

Trending: Toyin Aimakhu tearfully appeals to comedian not to commit suicide

Biafra: Court rules on FG’s witness protection application 2pm

100 dismembered bodies found beneath Colombian prison

Soldiers demand allowance before Maiduguri posting

Extortion: Presidency keeps Villa security operatives under watch

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Brilliant business communication tools

Sacked executives: Mixed grill for agencies’ websites

Valentine: Meadow Hall gives all to Chibok Girls

UK to train Calabar garment factory workers

Don’t give unreasonable credit to buyers – Chemstar MD

Marketing mistakes to avoid

NACCIMA laments low credit to real sector

Fighting corruption without rebuilding the police?

We’ve had enough of imports, says Aisha Buhari

Police nab NURTW chief for alleged murder

Professional accountants urged to become entrepreneurs

Command arrests man for blackmailing clerics

Battered Lagos bus driver can’t eat, sleep –Wife

The Supreme Court as a scapegoat

Students to sue UNILAG for changing their courses

Fraudsters solicit money on Facebook for Waka About columnist

INEC’s proposals on new technology

Data, democracy and national development

2016 Budget: The good, bad and rhetorics

Impeachment: N’Assembly may take over Kogi Assembly

In defence of President Buhari’s visits to Middle-East

I hope President Zuma’s coat isn’t Tokunbo

We cannot afford to fail, says Buhari

NDLEA plans new method to tackle drug trafficking

LASG urges sports, farming in primary schools

Lagos light rail ready in December — Ambode

Asaba to host Milo basketball finals

Only Oliseh can sack Babangida – Aide

Senate seeks privatisation of Lagos National Stadium

Lagos Polo: Zippy, Eleyele win, Goodfellow/Shoreline out

FG allocates N120bn for rail projects

Mikel’s form key to Egypt tie – Adepoju, Fuludu

Bua, Chinese firm plan N374bn steel, cement plants

Isheri Grammar School win Kandaval Cup

FG may further cut petrol price – PPPRA

Kenyan makes shortlist for Global Teacher Prize

Toriola makes history, qualifies for 7th Olympics

10-year-old emerges maths ambassador

Firm pledges N1m for Cowbellpedia Maths winner

IAPM, SEC to revamp capital market

Ecobank, Seplat, 16 others lift stock market

Stars line up for SMW Football Day

WAEC creates special centres for albinos

Guinness Nigeria quotes N10bn commercial papers on FMDQ

Pasuma, Obesere battle to save fuji

Why I produced Draftsman in English —Jide Kosoko

John Holt loses N528m to naira devaluation

MAN, LCCI back Soyinka’s call for emergency economic meeting

Naira continues free fall, now 391/dollar

Corruption: Past leaders acted shamefully, says Osinbajo

News of Ngige’s rumoured death shakes N’Assembly

Falana, Ogunye, others back EFCC’s anti-graft war

APC to PDP: Forget about reclaiming power

Forex restriction: S’African firm quits Nigeria

Rickey Tarfa bribed judge with N225,000, EFCC alleges

Ogbemudia hails Oshiomhole on development

Naira slumps to 391/dollar

Nigerians must stop shielding looters facing trial – Buhari

More misery for Van Gaal as Man Utd lose in Denmark

Trending: Man strips in banking hall over N150,000 deduction

EFCC seeks court order to seize Tompolo’s assets

PHOTOS: Troops destroy Boko Haram markets in Borno

Ngige’s rumoured collapse shakes N’Assembly

PDP govs beg party members to accept Sherrif

Court restrains EFCC, others from arresting PDP secretary, Oladipo

PHOTOS: Troops destroy terrorists markets in Borno

Nigerian troops rescue 195 captives from Boko Haram

I’m hale and hearty – Ngige

Buhari hosts members of diplomatic corps

Bank forfeits N150m, as accused foreigners abscond

Anti-graft war: Falana, Ogunye, others stand by EFCC

Buhari commiserates with Kano market fire victims

BREAKING: Buhari appoints Ogunlesi as head of digital media team

Liberian president appoints son as head of central bank

I was almost lynched for being Igbo − Onyeka Onwenu

Iraq sentences 40 to death for massacre of military recruits

No hiding place for corrupt Nigerians –EFCC

No hiding place for corrupt Nigerians – EFCC

El-Rufai appoints 11 new perm secs, redeploys six

Hearing stalled in Saraki’s suit against CCT trial

PSquares’ Peter Okoye apologises for Twitter outburst

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Lady found dead in her room after Valentine

Police warn Biafra agitators against bearing firearms

NMA faults proposed strike by health workers

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Metuh to make no-case submission against EFCC’s evidence

At least 53 dead in Ghana after bus crash

Anita finalises divorce from pastor Chris Oyakhilome – Lawyers

Troops deployment, not solution to vandalism in N’Delta – IYC

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POLL: Do you think PDP’s choice of Ali Modu Sheriff as National Chairman is the best at this time?

Child branded ‘witch’ and left for dead in A’Ibom recovering

Nike sever ties with Pacquiao over gay comments

Groom dies on wedding day from celebratory gunfire

Doctors tell woman she’s constipated – she went to the toilet and had a baby

PHOTOS: Trailer accident causes gridlock in Lagos

Dutch open their first ‘poop bank’ to treat gut diseases

New York judge arrested for drunk driving

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Soldier batters bus driver for sneering at him

Protesting workers mob, injure Lagos DPO

Man beheads three-year- old niece in Ondo

Man killed by friend who ‘slept’ with his wife

Mob sets robbers ablaze for killing visitor

Female passenger dies in Lagos airport toilet

NAMA boss, others spent N3bn on fake contracts – EFCC source

ECOWAS court to deliver ruling in Dasuki’s suit

Nigeria was almost a pariah state under Jonathan —FG

EFCC arraigns two Anambra Rev fathers for alleged fraud

27-year-old arraigned for raping two women

Eight injured as vehicle loses tyres

Students, not my in-law attacked ABUAD –Babalola

EFCC re-arraigns Dokpesi over arms scandal

Oduah loses bid to stop bulletproof cars probe

Saraki’s suit against CCT trial resumes today

Again, gunmen abduct Jonathan’s adopted father

Ibadan murder: Victim’s family demands independent prosecution

Impeached Kogi speaker, 14 others petition Reps

Buhari orders mass sackings at Budget Office

EFCC grills Diezani’s husband, moves ex-CDS Badeh to Lagos

Probe me in the open, Marafa tells Senate

Sheriff: Jonathan’s loyalists threaten to dump PDP

It’s high time you knew your genotype

Malady of the Nigerian elite

Impeachment of Kogi Speaker, height of impunity – Faleke

Don’t yield to corrupt politicians, group tells EFCC

Ogunlewe urges support for Sheriff

Mikel sure of Chelsea’s qualification

My Arsenal success helped other Africans – Kanu

Tariff reversal: Nationwide blackout looms, power firms warn

Naira slides further to 372/dollar

Olajumoke and the trouble with sentimentality

Tanker drivers’ row disrupts fuel supply to Lagos

Unending SIM card registration

Electricity consumers deserve metering, not tariff increase

Oil projects in Nigeria, others face longer delays

Minister gives reasons for NITDA boss sacking

Firm gets licence for oil refinery in Lagos

Amuneke named F’Eagles coach

Customs impound arms shipment at Tin Can Port

GNI partners Interswitch on premium payment

Still on 2015 Ekiti governorship election

Amosun, repair Magboro roads now

Lagos mobile courts and quest for justice

MTN pays promo winner N1.85m, says CPC

Chelsea still in CL race – Hiddink

Nigeria records slight fall in piracy attacks

Gas: Seven Energy secures $100m fresh capital

No improvement in vessel waiting time – NSC

NFF warns Oliseh, fires Babangida

Obsolete equipment bane of Nigerian research institutes

NCC must sanction MTN

Visa introduces new platform to drive e-payments

Time to reform Nigeria Police

New electricity tariff’ll not be effective – Omotola

Secondus can’t preside over PDP NEC – Gulak

EFCC opens case against Akpobolokemi in second charge

ECOWAS court fixes date for judgment in Dasuki’s suit

Olajumoke now motivational speaker?

Impeached Kogi speaker, 14 others petition House of Reps

Pope urges Mexican convicts to become prophets

Alleged N5.2b scam: Court rejects Borishade’s bid to halt trial

PHOTOS: CSOs protest sack of 13 VCs in Abuja

Family feud: Peter Okoye fires brother, Jude as PSquares manager

Lioness kills park worker in South Africa

Man arraigned for raping two women simultaneously

Fresh group of militants pressure FG for amnesty

Paris, three others open bid to host 2024 Olympics

Top lawyers frustrating anti-corruption war – EFCC

MTN pays N1.85m to subscriber over promo fraud

Court sentences two to death for armed robbery

Gunmen abduct Jonathan’s foster father in Bayelsa

PHOTOS: Lagos arraigns traffic offenders in mobile court

Quick facts about devaluation

Court dismisses marketers objection to N1.5bn subsidy fraud charges

INEC to conduct 22 elections in eight states on Saturday

Pope rebukes crowd for pulling him over man on wheelchair

BREAKING: Oduah loses bid to stop bulletproof cars probe

Top reactions to rare Mikel goal

Sacked VCs: Protesters barricade National Assembly

Veteran Egyptian journalist, Heikal dies at 92

Apple rejects ‘dangerous’ order to hack US shooter’s iPhone

Arms fraud: EFCC re-arraigns Dokpesi over re-assignment of case

Fashola advocates emergency action on deplorable roads

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Mother of two delivered of quintuplets in Ibadan

Vaccine -preventable disease kills 25 children in Lagos

Train crushes deaf and dumb graduate to death

Abuja’s not for me – Man tortured by cadets

We won’t hurry to bury drowned ACP —Police

Dasuki avoiding trial to keep his wrongs secret –FG

EFCC arraigns Rickey Tarfa for justice obstruction

Planned suspension of anti-Saraki senator heightens tension at Senate

Senate adjourns plenary again to clean up budget

Man arrested for defrauding Borno IDPs of N2.7m

B’Haram kills six, razes 20 houses in Adamawa

Court rejects Seriki’s move to stop Olubadan coronation

Unpaid salaries: Osun doctors storm House of Assembly

Borno ex-gov Sheriff emerges PDP chair

Ooni, Adeboye meet Buhari, Osinbajo, monarch advocates farming

Ohanaeze: Obioha recognises Igariwey’s leadership

Tenure: Kinsmen ask Nyako to approach Supreme Court

Jonathan’s men sabotaging Buhari – Odigie-Oyegun

Budget: ICPC to begin probe of perm secs, DGs

Diezani approved $24bn crude swap without contract –Ex-NNPC GMD

Is it tax or just stamp duty?

FG shelves plan to privatise communications satellite firm

Nigeria struggling to find buyers for N159bn oil

Customs release new guidelines on seized goods disposal

Reps condemn employers over non-remittance of pension deductions

Dollar scarcity pushes naira to 352

Stamp duty: NIPOST to become FAAC member

Political defections and looming implosion in APC

Numbed by overload of the unsavoury

Tackling Boko Haram’s new threats

Job creation: What states, LGs must do

Losing your job, not end of the world

Police begin manhunt for Delta car snatchers

Police nab four kidnap suspects in Abia

We’ll enforce speed limiter from April 1 — FRSC

Pacquiao apologises after comparing gay couples to animals

Top 16 win excites Quadri

Ighalo names Koscielny his toughest opponent

Egypt not as hot as before – Oliseh

Ekiti: Two ex-govs, 60 others meet in Abuja

Eye Bank urges Nigerians to donate corneas

Continental Re gets new shareholding structure

Painful menstruation not normal, it can be endometriosis

Motorists lament as fuel scarcity worsens in Rivers

3.8 billion passengers to be airlifted this year

Calabar residents decry spate of kidnappings

Buy Nigeria brigade and other matters

IPHEX Africa’s products exhibition holds in Lagos

Stocks fall after six-day rally

Easy ways to go green, stay budget-friendly

Managing febrile convulsions

Ford unveils Figo’s smart technology

Agriculture alone cannot end unemployment – Awoyemi

FirstNation receives IATA operational safety certificate

Lagos budgets N6.5bn for pension payment

NSCDC uncovers illegal oil storage, arrests three

New plan for Lagos National Stadium

50 years after, US restores regular flights to Cuba

Why Umana, Ladoja, Ogboru, Waziri failed – Supreme Court

Mikel scores but Cavani gives PSG edge against Chelsea

‘NDDC director attempts to bribe EFCC with N150,000 recharge cards’

PHOTOS: Buhari receives Liberian President

PHOTOS: Buhari meets Ooni

Be patient with Buhari, Ooni tells Nigerians

Dasuki avoiding trial to keep wrongs secret, FG tells court

TY Bello celebrates latest twist in Olajumoke’s story

Senate forgery suit to start afresh, as CJ re-assigns case

Why Boko Haram keeps bombing North-Eastern communities – FG

El-Rufai resumes demolition of houses in Kaduna

VC shuts NDU indefinitely amid students protest

Benue South rerun: NANS to deploy 2,000 observers

Kogi Speaker impeached again

Former UN Secretary General, Boutros-Ghali dies at 93

Senate orders immediate reversal of new electricity tariff

Ekiti: Adebayo, Oni, 60 others meet in Abuja

We are disorganised, Buhari admits

Man nabbed for stealing 52 women’s underwear

Trouble looms as senate plans to suspend anti-Saraki senator

How ex-PDP BoT chair, son, shared N300m security fund – Witness

Court rejects Seriki’s move to stop Olubadan installation

N125bn theft: EFCC begs court to shift Atuche’s trial

BREAKING: Ali Modu Sheriff to head PDP

Zika virus: Philippines advise women to postpone pregnancy

Amnesty office not indebted to foreign students, says CESJET

Jonathan’s men sabotaging Buhari – APC chair

BREAKING: Ooni of Ife visits Buhari, Osinbajo

Husband killer case transferred to High Court

Adeboye meets Buhari, Osinbajo inside Aso Rock

Senators resume, discuss in closed session

BREAKING: EFCC arraigns SAN, Rickey Tarfa for obstruction of justice

FG, Dasuki’s lawyer disagree over disobedience of bail orders

Winners in main Grammy categories

Liberian President meets Buhari

Swift wins top Grammy but Kendrick Lamar steals show

SPONSORED: Buy A Plot in Lekki Southern Villa (5m deposit)

Grammy: Angélique Kidjo Wins Best World Music Album

LASIEC promises credible council poll

Boat accidents: Lagos warns operators of rickety boats

Mobile court won’t abuse justice – Commissioner

Wike recalls suspended Finance commissioner

Some Kwara workers receive multiple salaries – Ahmed

EFCC arraigns provost, four others for fraud

FG deploys soldiers in N’Delta over pipeline vandalism

Enyimba, Akwa Utd battle for Charity Shield

City can still be EPL champions –Iheanacho

Monday, February 15, 2016

NSF: NCS to monitor Cross River

Olympic qualifiers: Ex-Judoka calls for early preparation

Eagles need foreign coach —Sen. Adefuye

Erico tips Iheanacho as Eagles playmaker

Quadri wins ITTF Top 16 in Sudan

Sacked VCs: CNPP plans protest on Wednesday

Controversy as UNILAG, medical students battle admission status

I got no money from Ghaddafi —Gani Adams

Possibilities of a Nigerian digital economy

Film-makers find refuge in WhatsApp group

Monetisation policy and jumbo salaries of legislators

Why are we so corrupt as a people?

Jigawa adopts e-learning tablets for schools

FG facilitated our trip to Saudi Arabia —Northern govs

Drama as Reps stop minister from budget defence

Halliburton scandal: EFCC investigates Adoke, four SANs

Firm lifts postgraduate students with N5.4m scholarships

Group unfolds plans to train business executives

UNILAG inaugurates trustees for UBA Chair of Finance

ABU targets 50,000 students next 10 years –VC

Ambode plans institute for caregivers

Mixed feelings as govt lights up metropolis

Hawkers take over Ikeja railway line

Check corruption, dwindling economy, PDP chief tells Buhari

Bank robbery: APC hails Aregbesola over security

Buhari’s men frustrating anti-corruption war —INC

Balarabe accuses governors of wastefulness

Probing Jonathan will be futile —Babatope

FG, IOCs, banks in talks over $4bn debt

Naira plunges to record low of 345/dollar

67 bags of drugs seized in Kaduna

Ogun police arrest three for killing nine persons

‘Lunatic’ arrested with 18 ATM cards in Ondo

Security guards arrested for stealing N1.5m recharge cards

Police, thugs clash over death of resident

NNPC to complete six gas projects

Nigeria remains committed to free trade – Buhari

AIB to send Bristow helicopter’s black boxes to UK

Customers to boycott banks over charges

ACP drowns in swimming pool on Valentine’s Day

Kidnappings: Don’t panic, Rivers CP tells medical doctors

Aishat’s friend rejects Buhari’s appointment

Mike Adenuga

Cultists plotting to kill me, Mark tells IG

Obasanjo awarded $841.6m rail project without MoU –Chinese firm

Cameroonian troops rescue 112 B’Haram’s captives

‘Amnesty programme exit plan to save FG N5bn ’

PDP slams Aregbesola for seeking fresh bailout

Buhari sacks Jonathan’s ex-spokesman, NAFDAC, NTA DGs, others

CCT trial: Senate caucuses meet, discuss Saraki’s fate

A good nurse is who every patient needs

Discrepancies: Buhari sacks budget director

FIRS chairman, PwC, others for economic summit

Nigerian judiciary on the cross

Law Union & Rock pays N1.64bn claims

Parent, ABUAD disagree over cause of students’ riot

Experts urge Buhari to probe N1.4tn CCTV project

ABUCCIMA to establish technology hub

Debt: AMCON should get more serious

CPC lauds Fidelity Bank over empowerment programmes

FG to harmonise ICT deployment in varsities

Stock market index extends gains

Zakat Foundation empowers 21,038 people

Buhari’s budget of controversy

‘We’re committed to advanced technologies’

AfriMobile app to address international call challenges

AMCON set to sell Keystone Bank

UK-based Nigerian invents keyboard for local languages

How your business can remain profitable

You need enough iron to get going

Army begins trial of 24 soldiers for cowardice, others

Our Senate President goes back to the dock

Ooni’s security officer buried amidst tears

BoI posts N12bn profit in one year

Factors that will shape the property market

Domesticating international treaties in Nigeria

Dell expands networking software with OS10

Cameroon hands over suspected Boko Haram terrorists to Nigeria

Power supply drops by 1,589MW

Jonathan’s ex-ADC refuses to name N10bn beneficiaries

Buhari sacks DG, Budget Office

Abuja rail project awarded without design, MoU – Chinese firm

Police boss drowns during Valentine party

Murray-Bruce supports local manufacturers, buys Innoson cars

Saudi loan: Senator Shehu Sani ignorant, Northern govs say

Senate Leader visits Buhari, says “I’m consulting”

Platini vows to fight injustice at FIFA appeal

Budget: APC not ready for leadership, says ex-PFN chairman

Egypt jails 15 football fans

Bello sacks all Perm secs, finance directors

Ogun police arrest three for killing nine persons

My life is under threat − David Mark

Dickson dissolves cabinet, retains Iworiso-Markson as CPS

Bayelsa LG workers protest nonpayment of salaries

PDP berates Aregbesola for allegedly seeking fresh bailout

Court remands don for forgery

Sex is the least cause of divorce − Poll

BREAKING: FG releases list of sacked DGs

Former heads of state who have been jailed

Nigerian society hasn’t been fair to us – Zebrudaya

Health workers begin nationwide strike Wednesday

Oil installations: FG deploys soldiers in Niger Delta

BREAKING: Buhari appoints Abike Dabiri-Erewa as Senior Special Assistant

Wike recalls suspended finance commissioner

Pope John Paul had intense friendship with married woman – Report

Police Inspector in trouble for allegedly stealing printer

Philippines to auction $21m jewellery seized from ex-first lady


FG fires NTA, NOA, others’ DGs

Breaking: Rival gangs clash in Oworoshoki, Lagos

Israel ex-PM begins prison sentence for corruption

Police disrupt gay wedding in Abuja

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Ajimobi as sole administrator

War against corruption

Still on the 2016 Budget

Emergency health fund

Distortion of Abuja master plan

Advice for EFCC

Prosecute Jonathan for corruption –Lagos CAN

Start corruption probe from Second Republic –Methodist Prelate

Mbaka: Catholic Bishops defend transfer, cleric’s loyalists kick

B’Haram trained in my country – Somalian President

Bayelsa CJ swears in Dickson for second term

FG underfunded police by N1.1tn in five years –IG

Falana issues notice to sue FG over foreign loan

Subsidy removal: FG saves N18.3bn in six weeks

WAICA Re targets integration with Cote d’Ivoire office

Police nab 17 kidnap suspects in Delta

Naira to weaken further as dollar demand soars

Anyaoku, others for Ondo@40 lecture

Conductor abducts, robs workers returning from office

Anti-graft war comments pit lawyers against Buhari

CCT: SANs disagree over calls for Saraki’s resignation

Remembering the Zikist Movement

Abia lawmaker faces probe over alleged certificate forgery

Power generation drops by 488.7MW

Fire razes Immigration office, others in A’Ibom

Is your heart healthy enough to love?

Undergraduates held for murder of US returnee in Enugu

Nigerian leaders have failed the youths – Olajumoke

Ibori: UK police chief faces probe for alleged bribery

We provide parenting guide for mothers —Williams

Kerosene explosion victim battles for survival in Delta

Police arrest undergraduates for murder

Agents can drive microinsurance, says Anchor boss

Gunmen kidnap Rivers commissioner’s mother, demand N30m

Pregnant woman contracts Lassa fever as victim dies

Senate will pass budget before end of March − Ndume

Probe Gani Adams, OPC state chairmen tell EFCC

Band, manager die in car crash

APC alleges plot to rig Imo North senatorial rerun

Mbaka’s followers accuse PDP, Ohanaeze of masterminding transfer

13 VCs: CNPP stages protest on Wednesday, wants NOUN VC, three others reinstated

Welbeck late show breaks Leicester hearts

Pipeline vandalism: 1500 Niger Delta militants to surrender arms to FG

Notorious herdsmen are Malians, Chadians – IGP

SERAP seeks tougher sanctions for corrupt lawyers

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Challenges in risk-taking


CCT trial: Saraki reaches out to Buhari, Tinubu again

I’m proud of Nnamdi Kanu, he’s just like me — Father

Osun bank robbery: Police arrest four suspects

Ndoma-Egba, Otu, others defect to APC

Salary scam: 23,306 workers, banks defraud FG N5bn annually

AGF, Senate, NDLEA agree on Kashamu’s extradition

I was third on Dimka’s death list – TY Danjuma

My special Valentine

Ohanaeze denies endorsing Orji Kalu

My wife is my first love – Paul Okoye

N25bn employment fund for only registered Lagosians — LASG

My husband proposed on Valentine’s Day – Funmi Ajila- Ladipo

Last moments of ex-LUTH doctor killed by fire — Maid

I once cried on set – Mark Angel

This is not my real face is my favourite skit — Emmanuella Angel

Initially, our wives couldn’t tell us apart — 82-year-old twins

My father is not a rich man – Maitama Sule’s son

Being short has worked for me – Makida Moka

Most of my clothes are made in Aba – John Fashanu

No major difference between 2015, 2016 budgets — Professor of Economics, Tella

Revisiting the king’s speech

Cult members kill 15 in Rivers community

Oliseh: A tenure of drama, controversies and power tussle

I won’t pay striking workers – Fayose

Ibadan Poly students lament harvest of death

Reducing incidence of stillbirths

Controversy as FG sacks 12 VCs of Jonathan varsities

Naira devaluation will restore economy — Ajaegbu

Dickson accuses media of aiding kidnappers

NAF denies locating missing Chibok girls

Buhari, TY Danjuma, recall events of Feb 13, 1979

Police arrests 17 kidnap suspects in Delta

Bayelsa Assembly in disarray over sacking of Speaker

APC not jittery over S’ Court ruling, says Odigie-Oyegun

CSOs kick as FG sacks 13 Vice Chancellors of ‘Jonathan’s Varsities’ 

PPA governorship candidate in  tasks Buhari on agriculture

Friday, February 12, 2016

Randy pastor rapes teenager, says blame me, not devil

Four nuns, others perish in separate accidents in C’ River

Abia: Police smash child trafficking syndicate, rescue three children

Killers after my life over land– Anambra monarch

Medical doctor remanded in prison over N32m fraud

Police nab Keke operator, friend over alleged stealing of goat in Delta

Mariah Carey to have biggest wedding in history

A gift for Koko master, D Banj

Military frees 275 suspected Boko Haram members

I’m not afraid of EFCC, ICPC probe – Fayose

Buhari to partner Central African countries on anti-terrorism

Wike suspends Rivers finance commissioner, accountant-general

OAUTH doctors join Osun colleagues on solidarity strike

Forex scarcity: Banks in multi-million-dollar racketeering

Fire razes shops in Lagos

I didn’t say Kashamu should be jailed —Ben Bruce

Mu’azu, Anenih, other PDP chiefs under fresh probe

DSS officer guarding gov’s wife dies in auto accident

Police launch manhunt for Tompolo

Three robbers, policeman killed in Osun bank robberies

Buhari extols Olubadan, monarch buried in family compound

EFCC should name lawyers who collude with criminals –Lalong

Mimiko tasks police on herdsmen, communal clash

Benue targets agric, privatisation for growth

CCT begins Saraki’s trial March 10

Olabayo seeks support for underprivileged people

Why we affirmed Wike’s, Amosun’s elections –Supreme Court

$26m Halliburton scam: EFCC quizzes SAN

Four killed in Boko Haram invasion of Borno village

Red Star pledges compliance with regulatory laws

Parents weep as court remands ABUAD’s students in prison

EFCC raids Lagos NAMA offices over N5bn fraud

Task force to court-martial officers for misconduct

Fayemi’s wife promotes women rights

Love at first sight: Real or myth?

Akwa Ibom inaugurates medical city

Voice Coach: 16 Goals for the professional singer (6)

Girls Club: Girls, beware of gifts from guys

Etcetera Live: Dear Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of coza

My $25,000 prize is for me, my family and boyfriend –Shapira, Winner Techno Own the stage

Rekindle the love you once shared on Valentine’s Day

Tingles: May love happen to you…

I’m crazy about hair colours –Shan George

High mortgage cost reduces affordable housing development –Zanin

Egypt plan to compound Oliseh’s headache

I never said I had sex with 100 women –Sir Shina Peters

Naira slides to 338 as dollar scarcity lingers

NECA, Ngige disagree over retrenchment in oil sector

Interbank rate drops after liquidity rise

GTBank, Etisalat, others voted best brands

African leaders advised on open visa policy

ICT’ll aid economic diversification –Minister

Lagos Youth Alive B’ball League begins

Taekwondo considers wild card chance to Rio

CDHR takes on Army over man’s brutal beating by cadets

Champions League: Vipers beat Enyimba

Nigeria Police: A force surviving on donations

I’m poor, jobless after producing Olympic medallists for Nigeria – toblow

Diary of a six-day President

I’m destined to be a pastor, kidnapping was a temporary job

Sex as we age

Valentine’s Day: Singles’ delight, couples’ nightmare

Odunlade Adekola, Ayo Adesanya, others speak on Valentine

I don’t need public backing – Van Gaal

I still feel as if I’m dreaming –Breadseller-turned-model

What’ll you do if you find out your spouse buys a Val gift for an ex?

Again, robbers strike in Ogun community

‘Tuface wrote his new hit song while driving’

I wore my grandmother’s buba on my first day at school –Omo-Ettu

Mother of three vomits cocaine at Abuja airport

I have no regrets marrying a Nigerian –Natalia Olaye

Improve power supply before increasing tariff, Sani, others tell FG

Aggrieved Nigerians are free to petition NERC within 60 days –Akah, NERC CEO

Pope Francis, Russian patriarch kiss at historic meeting

Why we affirmed Wike, Amosun’s elections – Supreme Court

Lassa fever: Nigeria gets $290,000 equipment from AfDB

Three robbers, one cop killed during bank robbery

Sultan blames politicians for sectarian violence in Nigeria

#ThrowBack video: Ufuoma Ejenobor in face-off with police

Police kill suspected kidnapper, rescue three victims

DSS should apologise for invading Jonathan’s ally’s house – IYC

Air Force establishes civil, military directorate

Bayelsa: A’Court declares APGA candidate winner in Assembly poll

FIFA bans ex-secretary general for 12 years for misconduct

Saraki’s CCT trial begins March 10

PICTURES: Olubadan burial

Task Force to court-martial officers for misconduct

Tricycle operator, friend arrested for stealing goat

Man ‘pregnant’, hospitalised after sex with men

INEC approves continuous accreditation, voting for re-run elections

I can’t stop Rickey Tarfa’s arraignment, says judge

We have discovered 850 ghost workers − Obiano

NSCDC arrests six pipeline vandals in Delta

#OlubadanBurial: Olubadan lived without blemish –Buhari

Buhari congratulates Moses Iloh at 86

Reported cases of Zika Virus worldwide (Infographic)

Man found 30 years after going missing

OAUTH doctors join Osun colleagues in solidarity strike 

BREAKING: Several killed in attack on UN mission in Kidal, Mali

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Content producers keen on digital TV

Judiciary as punchball

Help me, NCC

Protest: YABATECH shut for four weeks

Between financial or moral corruption

Needless naira devaluation

Ogun arrests illegal timber merchants

Man bags seven years for printing fake naira

Suspected thief drowns in well

Stop NNPC retail stations

Power firm officials electrocuted, residents blame company

Suspects pose as traffic officials, tow stolen vehicle

Still on the 2016 budget

Man kills father for quarrelling with mum

Savings from TSA

NDLEA discovers cocaine in drug packs

Germany shows interest in Nigeria’s liquefied natural gas

How to build business credibility online

Leveraging emotions as a customer experience driver

Burglar’s head stuck between bars after operation

Poor budget implementation affecting economy – Saraki

We’re available for Nigeria, says IMF boss

FG seals N2.17bn electricity supply pact with Japan

Court dismisses Alhassan’s appeal, affirms Taraba gov’s election

Pinnick slams Oliseh over Youtube rant

NAPPS seeks increased security for schools

Tai Solarin’s dream for Mayflower has been actualised – Daughter

Accolades as PGL honours employees

Shina Peters, Jaywon at Airport Hotel

Serenading Nino plans big for Val’s Day

Prince Ali condemns rivals tactics

NPA polo: Ibadan Jericho, Dangote fall

Zika virus won’t stop Nigeria from Rio Olympics –FG

Edo assembly

Iheanacho ready for Spurs fight

Protest cripples UCH laboratories

Duplication: Reps reject investment tribunal, NTI’s budget

Protests as monarch accuses Fayose of destroying billboard

We promoted 37,000 policemen – IG

Understanding brand extension authenticity

Much ado about Valentine’s Day

Bread seller’s fortune excites online community

African Songs appeals KSA’s N500m copyright judgment

Markets shut as Olubadan is buried today

Beyond anomie: Nigerian youths as game changers

Punish FG officials, banks over 23,000 ‘ghost’ workers –Senate

2016 budget and civil servants as mafia (2)

World’s policeman has got a new gun

Corruption on sabbatical

Arms probe: NAF redeploys detained Ojuawo, 65 others

Buhari resumes, writes N’Assembly

Nyako’s impeachment

Enjoy Valentine’s Day, but don’t contract HIV

Leading causes of death in dogs

Union Assurance changes name to Ensure Insurance

GTBank announces tender results for $500m Eurobond

FCMB upgrades service platform with Finacle 10

Firm eases electricity bill payment for PHED customers

Army sends 12 officers to EFCC

Top 16: Offiong banks on club form

Arrest Fayose for rigging Ekiti gov election – Falana

Naira falls to 325 on dollar shortage

Once a WhatsApp group, Lighthouse seeks change onshore

TEE & TIFE football tourney set to begin

Mimiko has failed Ondo people – PDP defectors

APC rejects S’Court judgment, calls for judges’ probe

Lagos welcomes new fun spot

Buhari laments B’Haram’s ‘welcome package’ for German President

DFID to engage 20,000 farmers in C’ River

Guinness targets 70% local raw materials

Konga restates commitment to quality service

JFC seeks media visibility for women

Jonathan’s ex-ADC, seven top officers land in EFCC net

Ekiti poll: DSS grilled ex-PDP secretary for five days

Pipeline vandalism: DSS arraigns suspect

Spectranet woos consumers with cheap data plans

Abuja chamber seeks govt’s support for entrepreneurs

Unilever introduces Valentine promo for youths

BoI gets Moody’s Ba3 rating

Firm bags award for mobile utilities payment

Grand Oak, cake firm to celebrate Valentine’s Day

Nigerian Breweries profit drops by 10.5%

NSE: Forte Oil, 12 other stocks rise

I don’t like cooking —Sarah Sosan

Forex demand for school fees, medical bills rising – CBN

Naira devaluation won’t help Nigerian economy – Oshiomhole

P&G, stakeholders discuss research in Africa

Osun govt to develop Kiriji War site

‘Land Use Act hinders mining activities’

Focus on agriculture’ll reduce food imports —Utomi

CBN and exchange rate of the naira

Mutual Benefits seals pact with Cool World

Reforming the cattle industry

Scientists make historical discovery predicted by Einstein

Son of beer baron gets life for killing father

Poland adopts family allowance to boost birth rate

S’African opposition party walk out of Zuma’s state address

EFCC declares Tompolo wanted

Health workers begin indefinite strike in Ogun

CBN, banks lament increased forex demand

Police arrest 20 suspected robbers in Ondo

APC, PDP Reps clash over Amaechi

Man, 25, kills father over disagreement with mother

Protest grounds UCH laboratories

Buhari resumes, writes National Assembly

Riot in Ekiti over monarch’s billboard destruction

Man gets seven years for printing fake naira notes

Good times for matchmaking sites as online dating grows

Scientists learn more about mysterious force, discover hidden galaxies

DSS arraigns suspect over threat to burst Agip pipelines

FG seals N2.17bn electricity supply pact with Japan 

Buhari meets German President inside Aso Rock

BREAKING: Supreme Court upholds Ishaku’s election as Taraba governor

OAU students protest, ask EFCC to probe VC

New Lyme disease bacteria discovered − CDC

IDPs camp attack: Death toll rises

NDLEA arrests 14 traffickers, uncovers cocaine in drug packs

POLL: What do you think is the leading cause of divorce?

Man, 23, bags six months for stealing Blackberry phone

North Korea executes army chief over corruption

US couple arrested for holding Nigerian captive for two years


Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Soyinka, Gbadamosi to pilot Lagos 50 years anniversary

EFCC summons NDDC director, agency denies mass arrest

Police accuse 17 ABUAD students of attempted bank robbery

Workers ground Imo, Okorocha recalls sacked civil servants

FG asks CCT to give date for Saraki’s trial

Senate faults payment of N4bn to road contractors

Army, Navy, Air Force owe N9.4bn electricity debts

EFCC seizes N5bn houses of ex-NAF chief, Amosu, others

Suicide bombers kill 30 in Borno IDPs camp

Buhari returns

EFCC to arraign Rickey Tarfa next week

Seriki family files suit to stop Olubadan installation

Aso Rock security operatives grumble over unpaid allowances

Firm fabricates fighter jet parts for Nigerian Air Force

Ekiti poll: APC demands review, Aluko challenges arrest order

YABATECH grounded over final year student’s death

Church members arrested during service for noise pollution

Man rapes, impregnates 13-year-old step-daughter

Retired female LUTH doctor killed in inferno

Stepson kills man for having sex with father’s wife

16 suspected vandals killed in explosion

Buhari, time we stopped lying to ourselves

Oliseh needs time to build Eagles –Odegbami

MDAs spent N825bn on travels, stationery, others – FG

Abuja, a haven for car cleaners

S’Court verdict: No victor, no vanquished, says Ajimobi

We won’t participate in Ondo council poll – SDP

Online safety on your mobile device

Apapa Customs moves against extortion during cargo examination

Eko Disco targets 200,000 meters this year

Ronaldo better than Messi —Zidane

NAGAFF criticises NPA over rental fee directive

What your body says about your health

NNPC fails to pay $3.3bn to JV partners

’94 Eagles don’t love themselves —Douglas

Naira drops further to 318/dollar as stocks rise

Duke, others decry cancer deaths in women

How to spend Valentine in this harsh economy

Hotsports will be live in Rio —Ige

CPC orders MTN to pay promo winner N1.85m

With social media, the dead can live forever

UK subsea engineering firm enters Nigeria, forms JV

Emmanuel commends Buhari over S’Court judgment

PHOTOS: Buhari returns from six-day vacation

Nigeria must get local government election right – INEC

FG to stop abuse of expatriate quota in oil sector

Buhari returns from six-day vacation

Liverpool owners scrap ticket hike, apologise to fans

FG orders tight security around IDP camps

We remain part of Assemblies of God – S’South leaders

YABATECH students protest in pictures

UAE appoints minister of state for happiness

30 killed, 78 injured in suicide attack on Borno IDPs camp

100-level medical students, parents protest in Unilag

Court extends order against Kashamu’s arrest, detention

PDP BoT sacks Mohammed as chairman

CPC orders MTN to pay N1.85m to subscriber

Doctors stage strike in English hospitals

Attack on judiciary misguided – CJN, NBA

Troops arrest mastermind of Agip pipelines bombing

Businessman files N1bn suit against Nwankwo Kanu

Man wanted for raping, impregnating 13-year-old stepdaughter

2016 budget and civil servants as mafia (1)

Twitter lets hot tweets rise to top of timelines

Beko: Requiem for a humanist

Still on UNEP Report and the Niger Delta Question

Manufacturers warn Nigerians of looming drug shortage

Serial pedophile nabbed in Warri

BREAKING: YABATECH students protest death of colleague

EFCC quizzes ex-Chief of Defence Staff, Badeh for 18 hours

Suspects attack policeman in Ogun while making arrest

I shot victim in error – Killer cop

Did Orezi prophesy bread hawker’s rise to stardom?

[SPONSORED] Own A Plot in Lekki Southern Villa

Police arrest six in Delta for attempting to defraud govt

Suicide bombers kill six, injure 30 in Cameroon

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Arakangudu dies, for burial Wednesday

DSS arrests Nigerian student recruiting terrorists for ISIS

Wike had foreknowledge of S’Court ruling –Peterside

Boko Haram: Operatives beef up security in Aso Rock

EFCC arraigns Saraki’s cousin, ex-commissioner for N371m scam

Metuh bought N500m house, gave Kema Chikwe N5m – Witness

Kogi inaugurates Achuba as Bello’s deputy, bars newsmen

Budget: FG admits errors, threatens sanctions against perpetrators

Gunmen kill Ooni’s security officer

Alleged bribe: Otedola to testify against Farouk Lawan

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway ready in 24 months –Fashola

Arms scam: EFCC arrests military chief at airport

Court remands 17 students over ABUAD riot

Kogi State’s ‘government magic’

How Oliseh can silence his critics – Babalade

We must respect Eagles – Egypt

Minister, Pinnick meet, pardon Oliseh

I wish I could stand on my feet —Ayefele

Radio station attack: Osun pupils remanded in prison

Naira drops to 313.5 as dollar shortage persists

Senate committee faults N4.5bn allocation to railway

Acura NSX emerges world’s most fanciful supercar

Zika virus forces Tata to change car name

Boat accident: Villagers recover corpse of six-year-old

Trailer kills 58-year-old, crushes four

Olunloyo, Oyebola seek review of Ibadan kingship system

Govt moves to privatise Ajaokuta steel plant

Produce your shot colleague, Imo CP challenges doctors

Mad rush for state airports

Kwara gov, others canvass investment in entrepreneurship

Tipper drivers protest multiple levies in Cross River

Labour ministry, SMEDAN focus on job creation

Dangote, Gates commit $42m to make Nigeria polio-free

W’Bank unveils N31.5bn employment initiative for Nigeria

How cheap is cheap?

Carelessness can make nonsense of birth control pills

Court jails teenager six months for stealing mattress

Doctors fear Zika might have occurred in Nigeria

Police arrest robbery suspects in Rivers

Report advises journalists on gender balancing

Medical care: Total performs free surgeries

Church music director charged for raping minor

PHOTOS: Nigerian Army on the ongoing military operation in the North East

TRANSCRIPT: Buhari’s interview with The Telegraph

Protests against electricity tariff hike unnecessary – PDP chief

Police arrest barber, teacher for raping minors in Kaduna

Lagos promises improvement in security

Buhari’s interview misinterpreted, says Presidency

Trending: Nigerians rally support for #MadeInNigeria

DSS keeps mum on the raid of the home of Jonathan’s ally

Pursue justice before cash, CJN tells lawyers

French authorities warn Facebook on data collection

Gunmen kill NSCDC officer attached to Ooni 

2016 budget: 10 provisions Nigerians are unhappy with

ICPC receives 942 petitions, recovers N10bn

Obasanjo lauds private sector’s role in economic development

Enugu lawmakers reject bill seeking gender equality

DSS foils plan to steal N4.5bn from TSA

Osun pupils remanded in prison over attack on radio station 

Arakangudu for burial Wednesday

My husband wants to kill me, woman tells court

Court jails teenager six months for stealing mattress 

Okonjo-Iweala denies report of EFCC’s planned probe

Money laundering: Two bag four years, forfeits $5.4m

DSS arrests ISIS recruiter, other terrorists

Boko Haram: Presidency beefs up security in Aso Rock

Ekiti poll: Ignore Falana’s prosecution call, says Fayose

Senators meet Osinbajo, claim Saraki’s travail not discussed

Ooni’s grandmother dies at 104 

Dickson vows to crush kidnappers, pipeline vandals

BREAKING: Simon Achuba sworn in as Kogi deputy governor

Man left to die inside tomb discovered alive

Wike had foreknowledge of S’Court ruling – Peterside

Ondo Civil Defence cooperative society in N300million scandal

Aguero grabs Player of the Month award ahead of Iheanacho

Policeman arrests goat for grazing in garden

Terry may get new deal at Chelsea after Zouma’s injury

BREAKING: Court rejects Kanu’s request for his seized passports, money

Farmers, herders clash: Ortom orders arrest of trouble makers

Popular Yoruba actor, Arakangudu, is dead

Electricity tariff: Hike illogical, provocative, CACOL tells Fashola

Chibok girls can no longer be rescued – Poll

Dead baby resurrects just before burial

Several killed and scores injured in German train crash

Gunmen abduct Taraba deputy gov’s mother

US prof leaves Christian college after hijab row

Protests as S’Africa’s top court hears case against Zuma

VIDEO: Man who was beaten by cadets speaks on TV

Ambode mourns death of ex-gov’s wife

Fire guts shops, cars in Lagos

Assembly laments boat accidents, summons transport commissioner, others

FUTA student wins Boeing internship

Alakija presents N1bn building to Ajayi Crowther varsity

LASU VC warns against sale of handouts

Monday, February 08, 2016

Let state governments collect tolls on FG roads – Umahi

Prove $150m fraud allegation, Amaechi tells Wike

Reps reviewing electricity tariffs’ increase – Gbajabiamila

CBN backs real sector with N1.3tn

‘Pollution increases cancer in children’

UNAIDS to build antiretroviral manufacturing plant in Nigeria

How to feel better when you’re under stress

Heart disease, women’s greatest health risk

Oliseh should accept criticism —Ekpo, Chukwu

NPA Lagos International Polo Tournaments return

Yes, I’ve apologised —Oliseh

Consult academics, VC advises FG

Some private varsities’ll go into extinction –Redeemer’s VC

Publishers lament rising cost of book production

A writer and her 19 books

Nigerian politicians and the marketing of political goods

Confronting climate change doom in Lagos

Ambode, stop illegal dredging on waterways

Osun assembly passes land use charge bill

Stop arming youths for polls, Abe tells politicians

B’Haram: Australia allocates $3m to feed displaced persons

Senators clash over S’Court ruling on Saraki’s CCT trial

Afuze: An Olympic Games Village

Foster father of man allegedly killed by wife dies

NSCDC arrests blind man for allegedly aiding criminals

Ogun customs impound seven truck-loads of smuggled wood

Official loses fingers as drivers, task force clash

Man yanks out neighbour’s four teeth over wife

Man beats up, stabs corps member wife

B’Haram not controlling any LG in Borno –Adesina

Ekiti primary schools shut over unpaid salaries

Borno LGs not under B’Haram– Shettima

Cultists bomb Agip gas pipeline over suspect’s arrest

Dasuki’s re-arrest: EFCC didn’t disobey court, says judge

Alake urges cultural education for children

TB Joshua, engineers’ to be arraigned on Feb. 18

CLO accuses soldiers, oil firms of pipeline vandalism

EITI may suspend Nigeria over audit reports

Osun moves to reduce cost of governance

FG to cut N1.84tn borrowing through TSA recovery

Sanusi faults CBN on naira exchange rate

Asiodu lecture

We’ll probe Okonjo-Iweala, Diezani soon, says EFCC

Electricity tariff: Labour stages nationwide protest, threatens strike

Lack of transparency, cause of Nigeria’s woes –Osinbajo

Fear grips perm secs, directors over budget-padding probe

#NigeriansAreNotCriminals gains wider acceptance

Budget defence: Senate panel walks out SGF, FRSC’s teams

N’Assembly to introduce own PIB –Dogara

What to do in a seller’s market

Protect your data from cyberattacks, experts advise firms

‘Mountain Top varsity not for prayerless students’

Education: Why South-West and North should be worried

ICT goods imports hit five-year low —Report

Okebukola becomes CIQG chairman

184 killed in 2015 Bauchi crashes – FRSC

Coping with challenges in oil and gas sector

Inauguration of Lagos mobile courts

Etisalat asks govt to prioritise goals

Students with poor academic grades engineered protest – ABUAD

Buhari urged to appoint chief information officer

Constitution review: Focusing on critical issues

Don decries low participation of women in research

Arms scam: EFCC detains Badeh, gets order to hold Amosu

Bananas may help detect, cure skin cancer – Study

Pope Francis broke my heart, says abuse victim

Messi undergoes kidney stone treatment

Scientists may announce big discovery on Thursday

NBA protests SAN’s arrest by EFCC

[PHOTOS] Saraki visits ‘Made in Aba’ trade fair, hails Nigerian products

58,000 babies born with HIV annually in Nigeria – UN

Wike’s allegation against me spurious, deceitful – Amaechi

VIDEO: 30 die as speeding trailer tumbles down expressway

Suspected cultists blow up Agip gas pipeline over suspects arrest

Lafarge, OPIC inaugurate New Makun City

Dangote begins work on Okpella, Itori cement plants

Expert worries over steel bar price, quality

Subscribers lament abandonment of Abia housing project

NSCDC arrests blind man for aiding criminals

Court restrains AGF, others from arresting Kashamu

Boko Haram: Australia supports Nigeria, others with $3m

Court summons bank, as accused foreigners abscond

No order against Dasuki’s re-arrest – Court

I’m not part of Amaechi, Bruce, twitter exchanges – Ekweremadu

Oliseh apologises to NFF

Anti-corruption war ‘ll soon move to petroleum sector -EFCC

ICC mistakenly unmasks protected witnesses in Gbagbo trial

Leopard gets into school, injures six

Fashola begs Nigerians to accept ‘painful’ electricity tariff hike

Gang of 12 men jailed for 140 years for raping girl

58,000 Somali children starving to death, says UN

Court dismisses Dasuki’s application to halt trial

Court rejects Tompolo’s plea to vacate arrest warrant

26 die after drinking home-made alcohol in Indonesia

Electricity tariff hike : Benin grounded as workers, residents protest

Court fixes TB Joshua, engineers’ arraignment for Feb 18

Poly lecturers in Auchi start indefinite strike

NMA warns Osun against scuttling doctors’ emergency meeting 

Tariff hike: Protesters halt activities at EEDC office in Ebonyi

Ekiti: Fayose can be prosecuted if indicted, says Falana

PICTURES: Electricity tariff hike protest in Edo

PHOTOS: Residents fleeing Borno village

[VIDEO] My critics are insane – Oliseh

Father kills four children after dispute with wife

Five quotes five lessons from Drucker

BREAKING: Workers protest against 45% electricity tariff hike

Sunday, February 07, 2016

Acquired land: Family sues Alamieyeseigha’s firm, Bayelsa, demands compensation

1,500 women gave birth in Borno IDP camps –Board

Ooni is first among Yoruba monarchs – Alake

Amaechi spent $150m on APC elections, says Wike

Don’t take World Bank loan, Falana tells FG

No salary, no work, Osun NMA tells Aregbesola

Fayose withdraws workers’ salaries after payment

Seek alternative funding for roads, Reps tell FG

Navy foils merchant ship hijack, rescues 25 foreigners

Arms scam: Badeh faces EFCC interrogators today

Ekiti poll scandal: DSS quizzes ex-PDP secretary, Aluko

Budget padding: N’Assembly demands probe of minister, top officials

30 die as speeding trailer tumbles down expressway

Why condoms are ‘bad’ for you on Valentine’s Day

Abacha loot: SERAP accuses W’Bank of withholding information

Pipelines destruction bad, IYC tells N’Delta youths

Barber stabs mother to death during argument

Police arrest minor for raping, impregnating pupil

PDP NEC meeting’ll be illegal, Gulak warns Secondus

Boat accident: Emergency workers recover corpse of eight-year-old

LASG gives public school pupils personal numbers

Dogara seeks foreign aid to rebuild N’East

Finnish investors interested in Lagos economy — Ambassador

12 million Nigerian motorists carry fake insurance papers

To borrow or not to borrow?

Nigeria stars should join exodus to China –Pascal

13-year-old goes missing while urinating

Review N50 stamp duty

My critics are insane —Oliseh

States’ external debt rose by N270bn in five years – DMO

LASG commences expansion of Command-Ajasa Road

Global investors keen on Nigeria –EY

I’m psychologically prepared for Benue rerun – Mark

SEC receives 1,500 petitions on bank charges, others

Chinese cuts off Nigerian worker’s finger in C’River

NSCDC arrests 13 suspected pipeline vandals in Delta

FAAN moves to improve navigational facilities at airports

Our platform focuses on expectant mothers –Lawal

Nigeria on standby to host rugby tourney

Lower electricity tariffs’ll come, power firms tell consumers

Action Alliance asks tribunal to cancel Bayelsa gov poll

Separate work, housing from power ministry, don tells FG

Aisha Buhari seeks funding for pneumonia interventions

Forex trading: Profitable investment, career in 2016

We don’t owe AMCON, says Bi-Courtney

30 perish in road crash, sympathisers berate leaders

CHAN: DR Congo reclaim title

UNAIDS plans antiretroviral manufacturing plant in Nigeria

I didn’t pay Aluko to win election, Bamidele replies Fayose’s Aide

I’m psychological prepared for Benue rerun poll – Mark

NERC, Discos face contempt charges for electricity tariff hike

Falana hails Supreme Court, asks Saraki to resign

Boko Haram controls half of Borno, says Senator Garbai

Nigerian scientists demand emergency measures against Zika virus

Ooni arrives Alake’s palace

UNICEF laments high rate of female genital mutilation in Osun, Ebonyi

Van Gaal dismisses Mourinho-Man Utd reports

Why we can’t sell petrol at official price – Imo marketers

‘1,500 women gave birth in Borno IDPs camps in 2015’

INEC fixes Feb 20 for Plateau rerun, supplementary polls

Budget: Buhari welcomes constructive criticism, says presidency

Buhari’s aide sues US-based blogger over Facebook post

Hoodlums attack, injure worshippers during church service in Osun

Saturday, February 06, 2016

Osun doctors may suspend strike

China to invest $60bn in Nigeria

Assets trial: Lawan faction regroups to force Saraki out

Two killed as another Lagos boat capsizes

CBN forex policy irreversible — Saraki

Troops comb Arepo for vandals

Dickson’s aide regains freedom

No going back on project vehicles — Senators, Reps

Ibadan marital murder I can’t believe my brother is dead, says victim’s relative

Lagos marathon: Stranded bride treks to wedding

Buhari confronts civil service mafia

Kogi: Ex-deputy speaker may emerge dep gov

My trips are not frivolous, Buhari replies Fayose

No one can bring back Chibok girls, says Obasanjo

Electricity workers oppose plans to picket DISCOs, GENCOs

Electricity tariff: Civil groups to join Labour’s Monday protest

Kidnapping: Police beef up security around doctors in Rivers

South-South zone pulls out of Assemblies of God Church

Lassa Fever: Ogun puts 110 under watch

Nnamani leaves PDP, says party undemocratic

Osinbajo’s 48 hours as Acting President

Borno residents flee as Boko Haram attack villages

Conjoined twins will be separated at nine months — UNTH … hospital needs N5m for surgery

Our police, their servants: How Nigeria’s VIPs use police officers, others as domestic servants

Deepen trust

Nigeria subsidising fraud — David-West

I like to empower people – Patricia Obozuwa

I can no longer buy corn on the street – MBGN World

Bring them out, let Nigerians know them — Awomolo

Five aides too small for a lawmaker to function well — Marafa


My wife was the first woman I slept with — King Wadada

My European wife’s an expert in Nigerian delicacies — Umeh

FAO offers Nigeria, others €41m to fight desertification

Caucusing and US democracy

I am woman

Fayose: Landslide victory, unending controversy

Exporters, shipping companies trade blame over rejected cashew

Lagos, O’dua Group and economic integration

Preparing against Zika virus threat

Cash crunch threatens $6.5bn port concession agreements

Prospects and challenges of e-Commerce in Nigeria

Parents overstress children with after-school lessons – Oke

Some more talk on rhododendrons in donkeydom

Troops comb Arepo creek for Lagos pipeline vandals

Court hears Alamieyeseigha’s land acquisition case

Edgar Mitchell, astronaut who walked on moon dies at 85

Nigeria, not Jamaica, should rule sprints

Somalia airplane blast caused by bomb – Official

Boko Haram raids two Borno communities, kills four

Aluko: Ex-yRep demands prosecution of Obanikoro, others

2016 Budget: FG to sanction officials over controversial provisions

Osun striking doctors raise hope of resumption

Ex-Senate President, Nnamani resigns from PDP, to support government

Chibok girls may never be found, says Obasanjo

Lassa Fever: Ogun puts 110 persons under watch, says commissioner

Reverend impregnates seven church members, two married women

Zika outbreak: UN warns against laws restricting pregnancy

Rancour in Kogi Assembly over choice of new Speaker

Police avert PDP, APGA clash in Abuja

68-year-old woman completes Lagos marathon

Pictures: Lagos International Marathon 2016

#LagosMarathon2016: VIDEO

#LagosMarathon2016: Kenyan Abraham Kiptom wins Lagos marathon

#LagosMarathon2016: Lagos Marathon in pictures

Friday, February 05, 2016

We’re making progress in anti-corruption war – ICPC boss

Boko Haram technically defeated, Buhari insists

Economic crunch: States suspend corps members’ allowances

AI warns UK against offering military assistance to Nigeria

Bankers who aided Dariye to divert N1.16bn convicted –Witness

Osun condemns students’ protests over WASSCE fees

Electricity tariff: Ngige to meet labour over protest

Customs airport command gets N126bn revenue target

Govt borrows N242bn via Treasury bills

FG’s economic policy has growth risks – Fitch

Tricycle rider gave me N200 after raping me – 15-year-old victim

The role MKO Abiola played in my career – Amike

Bandits return to Lagos-Ibadan Expressway bridge

Court remands lawyer who killed husband in prison

We paid policeman N60,000 for ammunition in our first operation – Robbery suspect

Lagos arrests 159 suspected criminals, recovers ammunition

I’m happy at Lazio – Onazi

The lucky kids called Super Eagles

Iheanacho tipped to shine under Pep

Lagos inaugurates mobile courts to try traffic offenders

Tinubu withdraws N150bn suit after AIT’s apology

Biafra: Dutch lawyers petition ICC, accuse FG

NDLEA’s report against me mischievous –Kashamu

Senate threatens to revoke lands allocated to Jonathan, others

Obasanjo prostrates before Ooni, seeks support for monarch

S’Court’s rulings on election matters flawed – Otti

Arms deal: EFCC probes Tom Ikimi

I didn’t know why I came to rule now –Buhari

Buhari on vacation, says ‘my doctors are based in UK’

Supreme Court verdict disappointing –Saraki

Step aside now, Lawan group tells Saraki

CCT trial: FG lines up eight witnesses against Saraki

Old students lift school with new learning facilities

Nigeria’s 2015 GDP, lowest in 15 years –Adeosun

Benue panel indicts 62, demands refund of N107bn

For me, money is not everything –Yinka Ogunde

Girls Club: Parents, beware of February 14

We produced Godwin in less than four days –Korede Bello

When you take care of the periphery, you hit the goal

Buhari, anti-terror war and political talks

If Fayose appoints Aluko today, he will recant all he said against him –Olayinka, SA to Gov.

I have more, Fayose shouldn’t force me to spill all –Aluko, former Ekiti PDP Secretary

As it was in Jonathan’s days, it is with Buhari?

PMAN president cannot escape jail –Tee Mac, Zimakoy

It’s never too late to find true love again

I am not Wizkid’s boy –LAX

What attracts me to a man –Yemi Alade

Abandoned by family, shunned by society: Persons with disabilities share agonising stories of rejection

Ali Baba, Funke Akindele set for Celebrity Fan Date

Blackface should go to court if he has a case against Tuface –Manager

Tingles: A taste of ‘the other side’…

Seven years after, Navy hasn’t told me where my husband is – Cries lady whose husband went missing in 2008

I have kept shaven head since I was 14 –Harrysongz

Should a woman confess to her husband that one of their children isn’t his?

What you should know before choosing that birth control plan

Living on dialysis, 28-year-old kidney patient needs urgent N10m transplant

APC tackles INEC over Senatorial candidate

Bus crushes girl after driver suffers seizure

Carnival kicks off in Brazil despite Zika virus fears

Obasanjo seeks support for Ooni’s unity moves

‘My company was used to siphon N72.2m from NIMASA’

Join anti-corruption war, FG tells women

Bankers who aided Dariye to divert N1.16bn convicted − Witness

Nigeria’s 2015 GDP, lowest in 15 years − Adeosun

Senate may revoke lands allocated to Jonathan, others

Woman faces jail term for not doing housework

PDP gets chairman Wednesday

National Hospital has six unclaimed corpses – Spokesperson

Prostitute surgically separated from lover after he died during sex

Zika virus: US calls for condom use, abstinence

SSANU suspends strike

Africa backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA presidency

Senate to amend Procurement Act after budget consideration −Saraki

UN asks Zika-hit nations to allow women have abortions

AMCON takes over Aero, to audit airline’s accounts

Lagos inaugurates mobile courts for traffic offenders

Lagos ready to host marathon – Ayorinde

Police arrest doctor, nurse over plan to sell new-born baby

Pipeline explosion: IYC asks Buhari to probe oil coys

Buhari proceeds on six-day vacation

I’m disappointed in Supreme Court judgment, says Saraki

16m Nigerians visit Facebook every month − Facebook

Mourinho on standby to replace Van Gaal at Manchester United

AIT apologises to Tinubu over ‘Lion of Bourdillon’

Gunmen kill teacher, two-year-old daughter

40 injured in train derailment in Southern India

BREAKING: Face your CCT trial, Supreme Court tells Saraki

LIVE TWEETS: Supreme Court rules on Saraki CCT trial

Thursday, February 04, 2016

Ogun plans to insure transport unions

Ambode appoints new KAI boss

Lagos asks returnee pilgrims to show godly virtues

Hope of compensation rises for resident artists

Buhari, Obasanjo, others savour Obey’s evergreen songs

At 96, doyen of accountancy visits a friend

Greensprings win Doregos tourney

Keep fit, don’t spend all weekend watching TV

Interacting with pets can lower blood pressure

Attract best minds into teaching – Educationist

Again, South-East leads in WASSCE performance chart

FG promises not to sack NNPC workers

Labour to protest new electricity tariff Monday

CBN extends BVN registration for Nigerians abroad

Crash: NCAA suspends Bristow’s Sikorsky S-76C helicopters

Re-inventing governance: Notes from an Ibadan conference

CHAN: Mali beat Ivory Coast to reach final

Gov Emmanuel to open LMC AGM

Nigeria up in FIFA rankings

Egypt on my mind not NFF –Oliseh

Devaluation: Maximising the gains or minimising the losses?

Let’s open Adolf Hitler’s poisonous book

When should a brand apologise?

#WorldCancerDay dominates social media

Man arrested for truancy turns out murder suspect

One shot as police, doctors clash in Imo

Man hangs self in Ondo

Three escape death as trailer collides with car in Ogun

Power failure: Protesters give Ikeja Electric 21-day ultimatum

83-year-old retiree sleeps under bridge for 17 years

Lagos pays N649m to 119 retirees

Cummins, Sapele Power plan 300MW plant

Why we sanction telecoms operators –NCC

Shell shelves $12bn Nigerian Bonga S’West project

Nigeria may be unable to repay debt – Analysts

Tax: FIRS to audit banks, NNPC, MDAs

PDP, APC disagree over Ondo debt profile

Buhari’ll ensure fair primary in Edo – Imansuangbon

Ezeife slams pro-Biafran hijackers, urges negotiation

Okupe carpets Odigie-Oyegun over S’Court judgments

NDA probes torture of man by female cadets

We’ll make Nigeria ungovernable without referendum – MASSOB

Supreme Court rules on Saraki CCT trial today

Court challenges EFCC on N800m land theft charges

WASSCE: Pupils attack Osun radio station, vandalise vehicles

Aluko’s planned arrest may cause chaos – APC

Ooni visits Aromolaran after clash over council chair

Salary scam: FG to probe 23,306 civil servants, banks

Buhari under pressure to stop anti-graft war, says Osinbajo

Hold politicians accountable, Osun judge tells youths

Return of oil pipeline bombings in N’Delta

Sagay, Ogunye fault S’Court judgments on gov polls

220 debtors owe AMCON N1.1tn

ITF prepares trainees for global employment

Court grants bishop bail over N11.5bn fraud

A’Ibom: Umana accepts S’Court verdict

Dasuki’s trial

How to sell more properties this year

Redeemer’s varsity produces test kits for Lassa fever

Incumbency factor and Nigerian democracy

Bridging the financing gap and optimal tax rate

Pray for Oyegun, PDP govs tell Nigerians

Extradition: Court’ll determine Kashamu’s fate, says NDLEA

Suspected N’Delta pipeline bombers arrested

Saro-Wiwa’s vehicle

Nigeria can generate N8.5tn annually from cassava —NCGA

Facing your fears to become an entrepreneur

As we fight corruption, we must build character (2)

Mozilla to end Firefox smartphone operating system

Actor behind Daffy Duck, Bugs Bunny dies

Elections: TMG faults ‘shocking’ Supreme Court judgments

Amaechi inspects project in Osun, lauds Aregbesola

Avoid blood donations from people in Zika areas – WHO

AGF not aware of plot to abduct Kashamu – Aide

ECOWAS parliament gets new speaker

Nigeria, Syria can’t address humanitarian crises alone – Buhari

Mali upset Ivory Coast to reach CHAN final

We won’t question integrity of judiciary – Umana

Police to take over North-East security from military – IG

Biafra: MASSOB threatens to make Nigeria ungovernable

Aluko’s planned arrest, Invitation to anarchy – APC

Court rules on Dasuki’s application to stop trial Monday

Ogun records first case of Lassa fever

Court challenges EFCC on N80m land theft charges

UN tells France to ban corporal punishment

WAEC fee: Osun protesting pupils attack radio station, vandalise vehicles

‘Ateke Tom not harbouring embattled ex-militant’

N1tn contracts: Railway contractors shun Reps’ summons, risk arrest

Police, doctors clash in Owerri

Synagogue: TB Joshua insists coroner’s verdict be quashed

Court extends bishop’s bail in N11.5b fraud case

Supreme Court to rule on Saraki’s trial, Friday

I returned Metuh’s N25m to EFCC, Sambo’s ex-aide tells court

POLL: Do you think the Chibok girls can still be rescued alive?

We are investigating torture of man by cadets – NDA

[VIDEO] Military cadets torture man

VIDEO: Air Force bombs Boko Haram base

We’ll not sack NNPC workers – FG

NCAA suspends operation of Sikorsky S-76C aircraft after Lagos crash

Police arrest two teenagers for armed robbery

Troops arrest suspected bombers of Niger Delta pipelines

Defamation: Court revokes blogger’s bail, orders his arrest

Fight breaks out at Osun monarchs’ meeting over chairman position 

Photos: Burial of Tor Tiv

#WorldCancerDay 2016: We can, I can

#WorldCancerDay: Early warning signs of cancer

Pope Francis under fire over China comments

Zika virus: Florida declares state of emergency

Senate meets service chiefs behind closed doors

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Helicopter plunges into ocean, 11 escape death

Gridlock as Lagos screens workers, visitors to secretariat

Lagos traders resist police invasion, three die

Lagos adopts nine-year-old housemaid tortured with hot water

What Buhari achieved in seven months – Presidency

N11.5bn fraud: Bishop, bank MD remanded in prison

Nigeria, Benin team up against pro-Biafran hijackers

EFCC recovers $14m from oil firm

Zuma to repay $23m spent on personal home

N1.61bn diverted by Dariye meant for reclamation – Witness

Nigerians won’t suffer under Buhari, says Osinbajo

Court orders arrest of ex-Ekiti PDP secretary for perjury

The problem with Goodluck Jonathan

$2.1bn scandal: ThisDay publisher, Obaigbena, returns N350m

My goal is to rescue Chibok girls alive – Buhari

S’Court overturns A’Court verdicts, affirms Emmanuel, Ikpeazu elections

Improved revenue from tax

Effect of corruption

Panacea for corruption

Jonathan’s arms bogey

Olubadan’s demise

Nigeria’s debt rises by N1.31tn in one year

NNPC recorded N267bn loss in 2015 – Report

MTN hires ex-US attorney general over Nigerian fine

FG lost N2.5tn on stamp duty in 2014 – NIPOST

I have nothing to prove – Adebayor

French as Nigeria’s second language

Olumide Bakare needs assistance to stay alive

Kachikwu’s mega petrol station adventure

Chukwu backs CHAN Eagles for Egypt clash

FIBA instructor Akpata dies

The rule of law and arrogance of corruption

Nigerian railway: A tale of failed contracts, dashed hope

Corporate social responsibility and mental health

Holyfield praises Tyson

Kerosene scarcity persists despite deregulation

Wrestling coach sure of Olympic qualification

Multiple taxes threaten businesses

Cancer is so stubborn, it can recur

Seafarers urge Navy, NIMASA to step up patrols

Benefits of marketing personal brand on social media

Power generation hits 5,074.7MW, TCN claims

The dilemma of a nation

APM Terminals supports economic diversification

Abandoned projects force Nigerians to drink unsafe water

Environmental impact of kerosene price hike

Miners want FG to restrict solid minerals importation

N’Assembly to pass 2016 budget Feb. 25

PHOTOS: Buhari leaves France for London

BREAKING: Supreme Court upholds Akwa Ibom, Abia govs’ elections

PHOTOS: APC supporters take over Ibom Plaza

NNPC reports N267bn loss for 2015

Supreme Court judgment on Rivers gov election shocking – APC

Zuma to refund money spent on home

Assault: Court adjourns NUJ’s N500m suit against Customs

I won’t rest until Chibok girls are rescued alive -Buhari

Nigeria’s debt rises by N1.31trn in one year

Court orders arrest of ex-Ekiti PDP Secretary for perjury

Senate Committee cautions against extradition of Kashamu

Study grants for virgins ‘illegal’, says S’African minister

Goat seller in jail for selling Indian hemp

Shi’ites should apologise to Buratai – Group 

Researchers discover recipe for painlessness

Edo explosions not terrorist attack − Army

Buhari warns of Libya ‘time bomb’

Indian firm develops world’s first vaccine against Zika

Zika: Profile of a mysterious virus

FG is winning war against Boko Haram – Poll

Power generation hits 5,074.7MW for the first time

Buhari seeks EU support to fight corruption, oil theft

Policemen fighting Boko Haram lament non-payment of allowances

Guests batter Man molesting five-year-old at birthday

Doctor kills husband with hammer after threesome with teenager

BREAKING: 11 people survive helicopter crash in Lagos

Arms probe: Panel forwards fresh list to EFCC

Saudi court spare’s poet’s life with eight years, 800 lashes

US confirms sexually-transmitted Zika virus case

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Supreme Court’s conflicting judgments

Money politics in Ekiti

Ogun and homeowners’ charter

OBJ and 8th NASS members

Buhari and the judiciary

Arik Air worker disappears after visiting Lagos lover

Hoodlums stab LAWMA worker for tipping off police

Lawyer held in connection with husband’s death

Police arrest ex-councillor for buying stolen vehicle

Police arraign alleged fraud suspects after 20 years

How Dariye shared N1.162bn to Atiku’s firm, Mantu – Witness

Badeh to honour EFCC invitation today

I got N905m NIMASA contract without bidding – Witness

$2.1bn scam: Dasuki asks court to discharge him

Leaders from 1999 responsible for nation’s woes – Saraki

Buhari laments declining fortunes of oil sector

We’ll treat pro-Biafran ship hijackers as criminals – Military

$620,000 scam: Lawan’s ‘accomplice’ now ICPC witness

Ex-NAF chief, Amosu, refuses EFCC’s offer to return funds

‘EFCC recovered $2tn from looters in 12 years’

Presidency threatens to punish officials for information leakage

INEC shifts Rivers rerun to March 19

I convinced Emenike to join Hammers —Moses

ICC considers Falana’s petition against Okonjo-Iweala, others

Messi won’t be at Rio Olympics

‘N222 daily feeding allowance for inmates too small’

D’Tigers cry out for ticket refunds

I’m not in Super Eagles for cash —Igbonu

Reps grill Amaechi, Sijuwade on N1tn railway contracts

CBN, FIRS, NIPOST clash over stamp duty

FIRS sets N4.9tn revenue target to fund budget

S’Court affirms Ajimobi, others’ elections

Investment inflows declined by N2.18tn in 2015 – NBS

FG asks AfDB for $1bn budget support loan

Obasanjo, Babangida made corruption attractive to governors – Braithwaite

Merits, demerits of male circumcision

Boroffice warns Mimiko against heavy taxation

Federal lawmakers should disclose what they earn

Clubs must pay players —APFON

Woman, 41, dies during stampede for N1m gov’s gift

Imo Police Command goes after cultists

Olympic qualifiers: Toriola, Edem to learn fate

Suspected assassins invade Calabar home of ex-NDDC rep

Phone is all you need for successful film production

Fashola defends electricity tariff hike

Easing traffic congestion through waterways

Buhari, Jonathan not friends on Facebook, Twitter

President Buhari’s historic visit to Ogun

Reps, Kachikwu disagree over NNPC’s crude swap deals

Nigerian leaders’ extravagance in austere times

Rivers monarch seeks military support against crime

CDC confirms sexual transmission of Zika virus

Ex-FIFA vice president placed under house arrest

Bedbugs are now resistant to pesticides – Experts

INEC fixes dates for rerun elections into N’ASS, state assemblies

Multiple explosions injure two, destroy buildings in Edo

FG to deport six Britons for breach of immigration law

Direct-sale, direct-purchase to replace crude swap arrangement − Kachikwu

PICTURES: Ogun at 40

Power generation to increase by 2,000MW this year − Fashola

Corruption: All past leaders are guilty, says Saraki

BREAKING: Supreme Court upholds Delta, Oyo, Yobe governorship elections

Fashola defends new electricity tariff hike before Senate

Court jails  carpenter for stealing N250 

NIMASA gave me N905.8m contract without bidding – Businessman

Mimiko presents N118bn as 2016 budget

Anyaoku canvasses return to six regions, abolition of states

$2.1bn arms deal: Blueprint refunds N9m to NPAN

Google’s parent company, Alphabet overtakes Apple

Navy arrests vessel loaded with 800,000 litres of diesel

Resistance to HIV drug growing − Study

Information leakage: Aso Rock threatens to clamp down on officials

ICPC turns Farouk Lawan’s co-accused to prosecution witness

The smugglers way: Stealing Nigeria’s fuel to Benin Republic

Cruz upsets Trump in Iowa

#OgunState @40

Buhari commences inauguration of projects in Ogun

‎Dasuki’s trial stalled again, case adjourned till February 26

Monday, February 01, 2016

Intel introduces online training for women, girls

FG, Korea to build e-government capacity

Tecno lights up Ikeja community, Computer Village

NCC approved Visafone’s acquisition to save CDMA – Danbatta

Exporters lose N78bn to dollar restriction, others

O’Tudor, Dakore for Emotional Master Class

For Ozekhome, zoning is a minus

Nigeria prize judges not right about children’s literature –Oguejiofor

Lassa fever: Life goes on at Ahmadiyyah hospital

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