The Punch News Archive for March 2016

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

VIDEO: Residents protest as Naval officers kill three in Arepo

Protest in Arepo over three killed residents

Authorities to review lion’s death sentence

PHOTOS: Group protests against economic challenges in Abuja

Activist warns Aregbesola against contempt of court 

I never slapped my deputy − El-Rufai

Nigeria loses N89bn to cybercrimes annually

NSCDC arrests suspected bomber of three oil workers

Dalung apologises for Eagles’ AFCON failure

Police seals off Kogi Assembly

Ambode pays condolence visit to Braithwaite’s family

Most fuel stations now sell petrol above 130 – Poll

Normalcy will soon return to filling stations nationwide – NUPENG

‘Dash’ the dog prompts security alert at US bank

Another lion escapes in Kenya, mauls man

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Policemen accused of reckless driving damage passenger’s eye

Woman breaks eight-year-old son’s head for fleeing house

Police arrest man for stealing seven-month-old baby

School proprietor jailed for raping pupil

NSCDC arrests six Beninoise for vandalising NNPC pipelines

Wike playing politics with people’s lives –Amaechi

‘Suspected Cameroon bomber not from Chibok’

Fire tragedy: Obasanjo condoles with Kano traders

FG, states, LGs owe power firms N60bn

Oil falls below $40

‘Dangote refinery will end fuel crises’

We’ve been selling forex to airlines – CBN

Group calls for Emefiele’s sacking

Nigeria out of 2017 AFCON

Play me or I’m off, Mikel warns Chelsea

FG planning to re-arrest Ekiti lawmakers, others – Fayose

Sheriff must leave office in May, PDP BoT insists

Oyinlola advises FG on B’Haram war

Our leaders waste funds on non-productive sector —Anyaoku

FG sacks postmaster-general over stamp duty controversy

Osun Assembly directs task force to check herdsmen’s movement

Avoid Nigeria’s economic mistake, Buhari tells South Sudan

N1tn projects abandoned in N’Delta, says ex-NDDC commissioner

Again, Ghana leads Nigeria, others in WASSCE

Aregbesola, Falana, others hail Braithwaite

NSE advises young engineers on creativity

Bayelsa pipeline explosion kills three oil workers

Troops capture B’Haram spiritual base in Borno

Rivers: PDP floors APC as INEC declares more results

Community uncovers seven corpses in Rivers’ pit

Abducted colonel found dead in Kaduna

President delays budget signing as N’Assembly withholds details

APC wouldn’t have won without Tinubu –Buhari

Fuel scarcity’ll end in nine days –Kachikwu …says he won’t resign, apologises to Nigerians

NSCDC arrests 76 pipeline vandals in Delta

Widow butchered in Delta community, suspect nabbed

Evicted tenant dies at Calabar bus stop

Punch’s Aiyejina, Oshoala retain Nigeria Pitch awards

NSE, CECP to raise funds for cancer treatment

Catalysing growth for Nigerian women entrepreneurs

‘Tinubu’s contribution to Buhari presidency unequalled’

NOC signs Rio 2016 MoU with TV stations

Geneva talks: Ending the Syrian debacle

States don’t deserve fresh bailout, says Jalo

Does real estate always appreciate in value?

Fuel scarcity paralyses labs, hospitals

Physically challenged artiste shines at Toyota event

North Central leaders, CSOs kick against Saraki’s CCT ordeal

Anyaoku backs Buhari’s position on naira devaluation

Navy arrests man with explosives in Delta

Modu Sheriff needs more time − Adamawa PDP Chieftain

Suspected Cameroon bomber not from Chibok − Community

Troops arrest 15 suspected cattle rustlers

Ntel repairs SAT-3 submarine cable

BREAKING: Abducted Colonel found dead, decomposing in Kaduna

BREAKING: Egypt halts Nigeria’s AFCON dream with a lone goal

Nigerian troops capture spiritual home of Boko Haram

Fuel scarcity to disappear April 7, says Kachikwu

Buhari takes nuclear energy usage campaign to Washington 

Fayose begins N5.7b flyover in Ekiti

EgyptAir hijacker surrenders after Cyprus airport standoff

School proprietor jailed 10 yrs for raping pupil

Why Buhari is yet to sign 2016 Budget 

Don’t be deterred by unemployment, NSE urges engineers

Three oil workers die in Bayelsa pipeline explosion

My wife always tears my boxers to rape me, man tells court

Poll: How much are you buying petrol in your area?

Study links smoking Indian hemp to getting low paying jobs

EgyptAir plane hijacked, lands in Cyprus

Ajimobi to inaugurate $4m laboratory at UI

Yale alumni offer Nigerian students scholarships

Making mobile technology a catalyst for development

Jumia retailer turns four

Innovation council gets technical committee

Sugar ages the skin. Eat it sparingly

The dos and don’ts before conception (1)

How to build strong business brands

Making money from agricultural land

Hammers set to offload Emenike

Nigerian mentality worries Egypt coach

Death toll in Pakistani park bombing hits 71

Monday, March 28, 2016

Kachikwu faces online ‘war’ as fuel scarcity persists

LinkedIn: The social media for employment

We’ll reduce poverty through social protection programmes –FG

‘Forex scarcity may cause massive unemployment’

Nigeria loses N10bn annually hosting domain names abroad

Transporters, commuters tackle FG over Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

How Buhari can put economy back on track (2)

How well does Buhari use the experts he appointed?

Kewalram inaugurates 198,000 capacity truck assembly plant

Hoodlum killed while extorting money from driver

Woman found in well, four days after disappearance

Queen’s College: PTA searches for victim, mother

NDLEA arrests Lagos technician, uncovers ‘heroin letter’

Family tackles police, LAWMA over graduate’s death

Six-month blackout forces estate residents to fetch stream water

Useni urges Buhari to be tougher on graft

Rivers abandons monorail project

Minister, NIPOST clash over stamp duty

Army offers N1m reward for information on abducted colonel

Fayose, threat to national security –APC

Judiciary proposed N143bn for 2016, got N70bn

Buhari’s candour

Egyptian official tips Pharaohs for victory

Wrestling: Oborududu, nine others for Olympic qualifiers

T’tennis: Nigeria finish second in Egypt

Yobo, ex-Eagles stars honour Tinubu

I never wanted to play for England – Iwobi

Jonathan called me 19 days after Chibok girls’ abduction –Shettima

Tinubu vs Kachikwu: Buhari mediates as Senate invites minister over fuel crisis

Nigeria, US to discuss naira devaluation – Diplomat

‘Chibok girl’ bomber: FG releases photos for verification

Grazing routes won’t solve herdsmen/farmers’ clashes –Reps

Oshiomhole recommends survival strategies to govs

Braithwaite dies at 82, Buhari, Atiku, govs, NBA mourn

Task force moves against traffic offenders, gated streets

Ambode mourns Braithwaite’s passage

Lagos woos communities to resolve gridlock

Spend recovered loot on masses, Abiara tells Buhari

Mourinho didn’t trust me – Mikel

I’m not fighting with Boroffice, says Kekemeke

Nigeria’s aviation industry passes ICAO audit

Fayose hails Tinubu as political pillar at 64

Don’t blame FG for economic woes – Enang

Shell increases gas production to boost power generation

‘FG should consider private equity for infrastructural development’

MSMEs have lost N30bn to fuel scarcity – ACCI

Most NSE stock prices not fair value – Shareholders

Yoruba obas’ needless supremacy war

Eguavoen, Omokaro, Amun give Eagles winning tips

Ovum donation and the surrounding controversies

Braithwaite died when Nigeria needs him, says Buhari

Letter to Ayo Fayose

FG provides pictures of suicide bomber for verification

51 amnesty beneficiaries obtain degrees

Ambode mourns Braithwaite’s death

Obasanjo hails Buhari on Boko Haram war

Tunji Braithwaite’s death a great loss – Amosun

Tinubu is a leader in Yorubaland, Nigeria – Fayose

Adebayor returns to Togo squad

Senate summons Kachikwu over fuel scarcity again

Stop paying 13% oil derivation, group tells FG

CSOs accept Buhari’s apology, withdraw suit against him

NDLEA intercepts heroin-packed letter, arrests receiver

Braithwaite defended oppressed Nigerians throughout his life – Afenifere

Army offer N1m reward for information about abducted colonel

Gunmen invade Rivers hotel, kill UNIPORT student

BREAKING: Tunji Braithwaite dies at 82

Buhari congratulates Tinubu at 64

Brussels attacks death toll rises to 35

Sunday, March 27, 2016

EFCC yet to ask for Adoke’s extradition —AGF source

PDP battles ghost workers, pays staff in cash

US award for Sunday PUNCH editor

Rivers people not ready for emergency rule – PDP

‘2016 budget still open for scrutiny’

Speak against herdsmen’s atrocities, media chief tells Buhari

Aregbesola seeks more financial allocation to states

Metuh lied, I didn’t know him, Abang tells CJ

Buhari yet to get details of 2016 Budget –Presidency

Lagos at 50: Indigenes fault Soyinka’s chairmanship choice

Fuel scarcity: S’ South, S’East APC back Tinubu against Kachikwu

Gunmen abduct serving colonel in Kaduna

Jonathan can be tried if there is evidence —Buhari’s panel

Driver bags one year for reckless driving

Minister drums support for proper information management

Minister calls for partnership on housing delivery

Tricycle rider arraigned for assaulting policemen

Electoral integrity and the many rivers to cross

Fuel scarcity: LCCI seeks liberalisation of oil sector

MPR hike to hit banking, insurance, other stocks

Eagles won’t survive Alexandria clash – Egypt

Petrol scarcity persists, Reps to intervene after resumption

Dog found raped, hanged from a tree

Presidency to begin town hall meetings – Aide

Sambisa: Hunters renew call to join fight against B’Haram

Easter: Nigerians are suffering, Northern CAN tells Buhari

Shoemaker urges Buhari to ban footwear importation

Ogun West seeks creation of eight additional LCDAs

Olubadan preaches love, peace at Easter

Pay salary arrears from N350bn fund, group tells Buhari

2016 budget still open for scrutiny − Ashafa

Pope Francis urges compassion for migrants in Easter message

Boko Haram: FG begins reconstruction of schools, police stations

Police arrest 100 persons for looting Sabon Gari market

Army Colonel abducted in Kaduna

Why Ajaokuta steel company is not opened yet

Only the paranoid survive — Tokunboh George-Taylor

Saturday, March 26, 2016

I can never stop acting in Yoruba movies — Mercy Aigbe-Gentry

Like Nigerians, Jamaicans like to party

My money belongs to my wife, but hers isn’t mine — Obiwon

No stolen money has been traced to Jonathan – Ex-minister Suleiman

Kenya, Ghana, others use speed limiters — FRSC

Speed limiters are outdated, expensive — Rep

I learn from my competitors — Ezeugwa

Stopping JAMB’s CBT is 100 steps backwards

I didn’t make N280m from forex deal – Buhari’s spokesperson

Enugu hunts for ghost workers, pensioners

FG unveils plan to promote Nigerian cuisine abroad

Tension in Enugu community over arrest of 76 youths

Hospital begging for funds behind our back —Conjoined twins’ parents

Fuel scarcity: Tinubu hits Kachikwu hard

Nasarawa buys N350m equipment for technical education

EFCC to summon ex-AGF over fresh NSA contracts

Police arrest gunman over shootings at Kwara fuel station

Inferno razes Sabon Gari market

Kwara PDP elders warn against polarisation

Hisbah arrests 31 girls over immoral act

Easter: Ambode, Amosun, others preach unity, patriotism

Unpaid salaries: FG yet to receive fresh bailout request from states

Ese: Yunusa yet to meet bail conditions

Edo lawmaker’s mother escapes from kidnappers’ den

Impose state of emergency on Rivers, APC tells Buhari

Abacha Loot: Saved, spent or stolen?

Tough punishment for sex offenders

My First Car

Major marketers better equipped for fuel importation — Akinfemiwa

Nigeria on high-risk list in maritime crimes

Between caprice and corruption

Reactions to ‘woman who loves being with women’

Odun Opa: Festival where partakers get flogged without mercy

Dad doesn’t regret serving as OAU VC – Prof. Wale Omole’s son

It’s time for Nigerians to reassemble the National Assembly

Fayose rewards detained lawmaker with car

AFCON 2017: Fashanu blames Super Eagles’ draw on professional misconduct

Nobody taught me how to drive — FRSC Director

[UPDATE] Abducted Edo lawmaker’s mother escapes kidnappers’ den

Buhari vows to end mass killing, abduction of Nigerians

Gunmen abduct Edo lawmaker’s 68-year-old mother

Iraq football pitch bombing shocks FIFA

Fire guts Birnin Kebbi central market

Friday, March 25, 2016

Telcos disregard minister’s ultimatum on unused data

Forex scarcity: Demand for real estate drops

Farmers record $200m net income from rice scheme

Mikel’s appointment as Eagles captain excites father

Nigeria v Egypt: We lost concentration, says Siasia

Amoo excited as Nigeria U-23 pip Brazil 1-0

Gowon, Aboderin, Are for Sanu memoir

Why 11 years for medicine is good for Nigeria – Okebukola

Rice importation ban good for economy – RMIDAN

Moro achieved nothing as interior minister – CG

Bauchi sets up panel to probe 10,000 ghost workers

SSANU, NASU warn against imposing VC on OAU

Lawyer sues Aregbesola over planned LAUTECH workers sacking

NIS repatriates 47 aliens in Kwara

Petrol queues to end in two weeks –NNPC

Easter: Ajimobi, Fayose, Wike, others sue for peace

Fuel scarcity: Nigerians mark Good Friday at filling stations

Snake delicacies refresh our skin– Nigeria’s snake eaters

Fresh power tussle in APC: Buhari woos Tinubu for support

Rivers Rerun: NYSC pledges support for slain corper’s family

Troops kill two female suicide bombers in Maiduguri

Gabon reveals 2017 AFCON mascot “Samba”

BREAKING: Egypt hold Nigeria to draw

‘My abductors treated me well’ – Jonathan’s foster father

Suicide bomber detained in Cameroon says she’s one of Chibok girls

Journalist jailed five years over tweets

Guardiola pays tribute to mentor Cruyff

Heavy military presence in Kaduna for Eagles’ game

Moro did nothing for immigration service as minister-CG

Boko Haram: Army rescues abducted women in Madagali

Buhari disowns #Istandwithbuhari advocacy group

Police dismiss ASP, demote others

Sweepers pick baby boy at rubbish dump

Artisans die inside filling station’s underground tank

Gunmen kill policeman, unidentified man in Rivers

We plan to recover looted funds from UAE –FG

Banks, elite not interested in agric, says Ogbeh

‘Tuberculosis kills 250,000 Nigerians yearly’

RRS ‘arrests’ 17-year-old while attempting suicide

Collapsed building kills pregnant woman, daughter

Woman arrested for assaulting housemaid with hot iron

Lekki Gardens MD gets bail on self-recognition

Abducted 15-year-old UTME candidate returns home

Saraki loses again as CCT affirms jurisdiction

Thursday, March 24, 2016

NAF jet fighting B’Haram crashes in Yola

Rerun: Wike sets up panel to probe killings

Petrol scarcity: Kachikwu’s comment fuels hoarding, panic buying

Interbank interest rate rises by 6%

27 states have difficulties paying salaries –Buhari

Economic retreat didn’t address fundamental issues –ACCI

B’Haram abducts 16 women, Shekau says ‘my end has come’

N’Assembly transmits N6.06tn budget to Buhari

IOCs seek collaboration to overcome industry challenges

I won’t let you down, Eagles captain Mikel promises

Don’t politicise Saraki’s trial, CLO tells judges

Court restrains Senate from issuing arrest warrant against Lamorde

Air force jet crash-lands in Yola

No provision for military in Nigerian satellite –Chief of Defence Space

Buhari apologises for dissolving varsities’ governing councils

Gunmen kill police sergeant in Rivers

B’Haram abducts 16 women in Adamawa

Monthly diversion of NAF’s N558.2m started before Badeh’s regime‎

Mikel Obi now Super Eagles captain

Platini leads tribute for Cruyff

Boko Haram leader, Shekau reappears in new video

Metuh asks judge to disqualify self, wants trial halted

Former Barcelona manager, Johan Cruyff, dies at 68

VIDEO: Grand Oak Ltd Workers protest in Lagos

Buhari explains travel, other decisions to APC NEC

Poll: What do you think about Nigerian airports?

CCT dismisses Saraki’s motion for quashing of charges

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Edo teacher jailed for sexual assault

Magistrate accused of detaining woman for bashing car

Five vandals nabbed, 87 jerrycans of petrol recovered

Court berates police over Lekki Gardens MD, contractor

Guard rapes eight-year-old in exchange for N10

Gunmen kidnap artisan, demand N10m ransom

We make provision for only 400,000 UTME candidates – NUC

US import of Nigerian crude hits three-year high

Police quiz Queen’s College teacher, principal over allegation

N350bn package: Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, 2nd Niger Bridge to benefit

Alleged husband killer Yewande can wear veil – Court

JAMB probes 15 staff for UTME centres’ crisis

Ekiti petrol marketers accuse NSCDC of extortion

Herdsmen/farmers’ clash: FG plans town hall dialogue

I was afraid on my coronation day –Olubadan

Oshiomhole meets Benin disco, decries Edo power supply

IG warns operatives against extrajudicial killings

Dasuki refused to be brought to court –EFCC

Court stops Fayose’s airport project

Fake gynaecologist arrested for defrauding three of N23m

Labour kicks as Kachikwu says fuel scarcity’ll linger till May

AGF orders EFCC to probe Kashamu’s firm

Be wary of women, money, Dogara tells UNILAG record-breaker

ASUU-OAU rejects Osun new tax regime

Elders’ council to replace APC BoT

Saraki asks CJ to ensure delivery of stalled judgment

Our successors have neglected us – Ex-PDP govs

Kidney disease is a silent killer

NBA presidential aspirants, Gadzama, Mahmoud, woo Lagos lawyers

Pitch Awards to honour Okiro, Mikel

Tenant drags landlady to court, demands N5m

Echiejile finally in Kaduna

Who needs a gender equality law?

New drugs show 97% cure rate for tuberculosis

PSN, Pfizer seek better drug distribution network

Those calling for Emefiele’s removal’re palm wine drinkers – Oshiomhole

Akanni: Ekiti Assembly to sue DSS, FG for unlawful detention

Fuel scarcity to last for two more months –Kachikwu

UPDATED: Senate passes, reduces 2016 budget by N17bn

Dasuki refused to be brought to court − EFCC’s lawyer

BREAKING: Senate passes 2016 budget

My position not under threat, says Odigie-Oyegun

Nigerian doctors in US set to return home

Detained Ekiti lawmaker regains freedom

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Presidency to deactivate redundant social media pages

Why retailers need mobile strategy

Siasia plays down Iwobi injury fears

Onazi, Ighalo join Eagles training

Mikel considering China

APC panel to resolve Kwankwaso, Ganduje’s fight

Fayemi shuns Ekiti Assembly’s summons over N852m UBEC fund

Judge’s absence stalls arraignment of ex-Amnesty boss, others

Nigerian doctors in US list conditions to relocate home

Police get new AIG, 10 commissioners

N45.9bn fraud: EFCC to try Tompolo separately

No BVN, no salaries, Dickson tells workers

Alleged bribery: Judge withdraws from Saraki’s case

34 killed in Brussels terror attacks

Rickey Tarfa asks court to quash bribery charges

Jonathan’s abducted foster father freed

Rivers: FG vows to hunt down corper’s killers

Court suspends transfer of UNILAG medical students

National Assembly to pass 2016 budget today

FG raises panel to probe EFCC, ICPC

Still on oil price crash

Protesting communities block access to UniCem

Igbo women protest herdsmen attacks

Corps member allegedly stabs boss over clearance

CBN raises benchmark interest rate to 12%

Senators and bill on gender equality

Cross-country bandit nabbed in Obiaruku

Starting a career in medical field (2)

FG to stabilise economy with N350bn

Hemp lands four in jail

2017 Range Rover Evoque Convertible offers fun

Siblings bury two alive over N130,000 theft

Rivers: Killers of corps member won’t go free, says FG

Saraki absent as Buhari meets APC leaders

FG declares Friday, Monday Easter holidays

Medical students get court order against UNILAG

Queens College: FG inaugurates panel to probe alleged sexual assault

Rickey Tarfa asks court to dismiss bribery charges

TRENDING: PSquare, management back together again

Brussels attack: Buhari seeks greater international cooperation

BREAKING: Judge withdraws from Saraki’s case over online reports

At last senate receives report on 2016 Appropriation Bill

N’Assembly to get new PIB next week

It’s insane if Nigeria’s currency policy remains – Unilever

Power ministry behind Nigeria’s electricity woes – Minister

Rivers rerun: US tells APC, PDP to stop violence

NAICOM workers protest poor welfare

Nigeria’s unemployment rate rises to 10.4 percent

We have videos of atrocities by the military − Wike 

BREAKING: Terror attack in Brussels

Digital communities and their social impacts

Instagram awaits Pope Francis’ first ‘following’

American presidential politics: Can Trump be dumped?

Monday, March 21, 2016

From health centre to death centre

2016 UTME: Another harvest of errors

Getting land documentation right

Emerging issues in cybercrime

Expert links poor sleep to mental health problems

Unexplained infertility and its management

Edo FA/FROT Group Cup: Insurance in flying start

Team Dangote win MTN-sponsored polo tourney

Balogun, Omeruo absence won’t affect Eagles –Erico, Adegoke

Hearing begins today as medical students sue UNILAG

Unending controversy over 2016 UTME

Yudala’s ‘Mobile Monday’ records huge traffic

MTN, Uber give free rides to subscribers

No price increase on DStv bouquets —MultiChoice

20% in sub-Saharan Africa use mobile money – Ericsson

Rivers is greater than Amaechi and Wike

The injustice Buhari did to the genius of UNILAG

N1.16tn earned from non-oil exports in 2015 – NBS

NNPC owes Federation Account N4.9tn – RMAFC

Ese: Yunusa gets N3m bail

Troops kill B’Haram commander, 18 others in Borno

FG hasn’t dropped charge against Orubebe – CCT

We stand by Buhari’s statement on Chibok girls –Presidency

Court remands 13 for Lagos, Ogun bank robberies

Two dead in Delta community raid

Lagos fire razes 100 buildings, kills two traders

Soldiers beat woman, damage her car in Edo

EFCC releases Amosu, others on bail, seizes passports

Buhari says power crisis no laughing matter, targets 10,000MW

INEC office deserted as Rivers APC demands poll cancellation

PFN condemns El-Rufai’s preaching bill

Reps to honour UNILAG’s record-breaker

PDP: Fresh crisis looms as Sheriff ignores NEC’s directive

Akpobolokemi loses bid to quash N754.7m fraud charges

Eagles will beat Egypt —Moses

Don’t abandon hajj, LASG begs Muslims

Disclose Osun’s debt, PDP urges DMO

Okpekpe race: Channels offers prizes for North Ibie athletes

Navy pledges protection of maritime sector

Olashore trains sports youngsters

Sango/Ijoko residents protest ceding of communities to Ota

Scores injured, 50 vehicles vandalised as police, hoodlums clash

Rapists strangle UTME candidate, dump corpse inside bush


Alleged molestation: Queen’s College pupils back teacher

It’s needless to devalue naira now – Zinox chairman

Wema Bank reports 9.5% rise in gross earnings

Ayade under fire over NEC retreat

Nigerian singer, Nomoreloss, is dead

Reps to honour UNILAG’s academic record breaker

Rivers rerun: PDP berates INEC

Fayose dares Buhari, says state of emergency won’t work in Ekiti, Rivers

Troops kill top Boko Haram commander in Borno

Soldier stabs woman to death in army barracks

APC’s housing promise may turn impossible − President

Government’s policies on agriculture half-hearted, inconsistent − Buhari


Osinbajo, governors hold economic retreat

I stopped speaking with Paul since December – Peter Okoye

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Lagos begins integrity tests on Lekki Gardens buildings

TUC faults NERC, electricity firms on tariff increase

Former CJNs benefits slashed from N1.5bn to N1bn

Court remands three siblings for raping mum, daughter

NSCDC, DSS promise improved security on waterways

Lagos residents panic over distressed three -storeyed building

Trailer crushes tricycle passenger to death in Lagos

Man arrested for selling pirated Nollywood movies

NITEL pensioners lament hardship, want Buhari’s intervention

UNILAG undergraduate dies after taking poison in hostel

2016 budget delaying Lamorde’s arrest – Senate spokesperson

US, UK spotted 80 Chibok girls shortly after abduction –Report

N6m allocation: Aregbesola seeks repayment of Osun debt

NIS regularises recruitment of 1,600 personnel

Women assembly decries herdsmen attacks in S’East

We battled crime to attract investors – Obiano

Copyright: Photographer sues 2face, wife for N120m

Economy has stopped working, labour tells Buhari

Temporary relocation of Abuja PUNCH advert office

Registrar issued 200 appointment letters in one day – Bello

SERAP demands reversal of CBN ‘secret’ recruitment

Two killed as cultists fight in Ondo

Farmers/herdsmen clash, threat to food security –Senator

Nigeria records 5.2% fall in cocoa production

Wike’s chief of staff held for alleged gun attack on Peterside

Consumers kick as power firms implement new tariffs

Corruption, greed major causes of building collapse – Don

Toyota rolls out first vehicle from Lagos factory

NISER seeks bailout for manufacturing sector

NEPC targets $100bn inflow from non-oil sector

Team Nigeria qualify for Davis Cup

Soldier brutally kills woman in Akure army barracks

My aide’s personal assistant was killed − Wike

Peterside escapes death as unknown gunmen shoot orderly

Rivers rerun: Police arrest 24 suspects for violence

Violence mars Rivers poll, Wike’s aides, thugs arrested

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Tinubu, Atiku fight over APC BoT chair

We haven’t been served court order — COAS

NYSC postpones Batch ‘A’ orientation

Badeh asks court to review N2bn bail conditions

Kano APC crisis: Ganduje’s loyalists sack Kwankwaso allies

We’ll expose Jonathan if EFCC arrests us — Ex-associates

Aba killings: IPOB demands ICC probe

I missed my parents, I cried everyday— Progress

Queens College alumni meet over sexual assault by teacher

Dolphin BC pips Nasarawa 100-41 in basketball tourney

Ladies golfers’ president dies in Plateau guest house

I was given a husband but I rejected him — Linda

Ex-HoS tackles Aregbesola over Osun debt profile

I was beaten anytime I tried to escape — Blessing

…govt begins rural development projects

DSS threatened to kill me like Abiola – Kanu

Ese never wrote love letter to Yunusa – Parents

The hell we faced in captivity – Freed abducted girls

Agatu monarch, Godwin Onah: IG wrong on death toll, many killed by herdsmen, hunger

Violence mars Rivers poll, Wike’s aides, thugs arrested

One killed, 17 escape death in Lagos building collapse

Nigeria needs special police for gender-based violence – UN envoy, Pais

Rivers killings: The blame game continues

You need integrity to succeed — Chioma Ikejiani

Group condemns palm oil tax

Ogun CP summons policemen for detaining eight-year-old

Kwankwaso vs. Ganduje: When things fall apart

I don’t feel I’m famous – Padita Agu

Wike, Amaechi win own units


APC setting Nigeria on path of anarchy —Fayose

I exceed expectations – Aishah Ahmad

Women must know their freedom has limitations —Bwacha

I wish to live 20 years more — Accountant, 88

Rivers rerun: Police confirm one death, 12 arrests

I like competition — YCEE

I wear high-heeled shoes to hide my little height –Uche Jombo

Jude Okoye keeps mum over Psquare break-up

My former record label boss wants to ruin my career –Ara

Sometimes I feel bad for not practising what I studied in school –Kiss Daniel

I’ve been very lonely since my wife’s death –Baba Suwe

Junior and Pretty made me become a singer –Pepenazi

It’s a matter of respect…

I sold things, became a panel beater to be in school – Abdulwahab, best graduate, FUT MINNA

Mistakes of sexual and libidoral expressions (2)

My seat is the most dangerous position anyone can imagine – Obasa, Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly

Why genitals are darker than other body parts

Bizarre social media craze: Accident victims groan as sympathisers record agony on smart phones

We only train applicants –Sam Johnson, Open Clouds Communication rep’

Inside Lagos’ multimillion naira job scam office

We wish we could be pregnant all the time to get the best of our husbands – Expectant mothers

Job losers resort to pension savings, withdraw N48bn

Chasing corrupt politicians isn’t enough

The distraction called boyfriend (II)

Agatu killings: Benue threatens reprisal, urges FG’s intervention

There hasn’t been any change under Buhari – Balarabe Musa

Buhari knows how to end Fulani, farmers’ clashes

Okorocha sacks SSG, Ejiogu

Court jails foreigners two years for illegal oil deal

Why I carry coffin about to preach – Prophet Kogberegbe

Groups kick, demand withdrawal from Islamic coalition

Probe looters in APC, Nigerians tell Buhari

Ganduje meets Buhari, promises to reconcile with Kwankwaso

Proposed religious bill:Time bomb in Kaduna

Why we raised death alarm over detained lawmaker – Ekiti

Rerun: Rivers on the verge of another bloody poll

Why I petitioned police over my husband’s death – Widow of man allegedly poisoned with apple

Nigeria vs Egypt: Salah, Elneny no threat to Eagles’ defence, says Chukwu

We were nice to the schoolgirls we abducted –Ikorodu kidnap suspects

Ex-judoka laments as Nigeria near Olympic miss

Nasarawa, Sunshine target first league win

Ooni of Ife, others for Ikeja Captain’s Day Tourney

We’re not afraid of Canada, Spain, Japan —Dedevbo

Missing ABU students feared abducted by jihadists •Security agents refuse to talk to us – Parents

Oshoala signs for Arsenal Ladies

Dolphins begin title defence

For D’Tigers, it’s beat giants or bust

Uncertainty as Ayade’s aides receive one month pay

Man arraigned for armed robbery, defilement in Edo

Aba extra judicial killings: IPOB rejects army investigation

Delta crown prince arraigned over false representation

Harassment: Mbo indigenes consider Cameroon citizenship

Rivers: Community in shock as gunmen bury man alive

Teenage cultist kills retired headmistress in Edo

CCT to rule on Saraki’s motion March 24

My pregnant wife’s condition forced me into robbery – Suspect

Reps decry contracts abandonment at maritime academy

Spectranet launches unified tariff plan

Supreme Court orders appeal court to rehear ‘My Pikin’ case

Ocholi, wife, son buried amid weeping, eulogies

TECNO commended over Ikeja solar street lights

Nigeria spent $11bn annually on food imports – Ahmed

Contracts: FG reviews capital projects thresholds to N500m

FG to appoint analysts to reconcile revenues

Solid minerals blueprint needs wide consultation – Metal exporters

FG demands probe of Transcorp Hotels’ rights issue

Nigeria’s merchandise trade dropped by N7.2tn in 2015 – NBS

Boko Haram female members now disguise as men –DHQ

Submit yourselves for trial, Supreme Court tells Kalu

Between Wife of the President and First Lady

Friday, March 18, 2016

Should a man still care for a child who his wife confessed is not his?

Oando Marketing CEO makes global leaders’ list

National Assembly set for showdown with Buhari

Military shuns court order to stay away from Rivers rerun •••deploys soldiers, says action constitutional

N1.04tn fine: MTN withdraws suit against NCC, AGF

Ocholi, wife, son buried in hometown amid tears

Policemen on election assignment injured in Rivers road crash

Saraki repaid personal bank loans with Kwara’s funds – CCB

BREAKING! Illegal oil deal: Court sentences 14 foreigners to prison

Court remands alleged kidnappers of Ikorodu schoolgirls in custody

Osinbajo, Ngige lead FG’s delegation to Ocholi’s burial

Oil price rises, exceeds Nigeria’s benchmark by $4

PHOTOS: Activities commence at Mile 12 market

Back to Dortmund for Klopp as Liverpool draw Borussia

PHOTOS: Ngige, others at late Ocholi’s burial

PHOTO: Ngige at late Ocholi’s burial

Christians prepare for Palm Sunday

CCT’ll rule on Saraki’s motion to dismiss charges March 24

Mile 12 market traders can’t relocate now – Official

BREAKING: Submit yourself for trial, Supreme Court orders Kalu

Man City vs PSG in Champions League last eight

Aisha Buhari unveils ‘Nigeria Rebirth Art Project’

A few things you probably didn’t know about PSquare

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Judge denies Metuh’s petition, vows to continue trial

Biafra: Army investigates extrajudicial killings in Aba

S’West PDP rejects national chairmanship

IG warns against foreign domestic helps

Manslaughter: Fiberesima seeks bail on health grounds

Victims’ families sue FG over Ojuelegba tanker crash

Senate backs Reps on Kogi House of Assembly

Police begin deployment of 6,000 men in N’East

Fayose made me PDP chairman –Sheriff

I will lead by example –Olubadan

Data cleansing delaying budget report – N’Assembly

Detained Ekiti lawmaker debunks rumour of his death

Tension, killings in Rivers ahead of rerun

Buhari’s economic retreat starts on Monday

Senate moves to legalise card reader for elections

Corruption must not defeat Buhari –Igbokwe

Bello uncovers N2bn fraud in Kogi ministry

Buhari pays special tribute to Ocholi

Six-year-old female pupil abducted in Lagos military barracks

Police detain eight-year-old pupil in Ogun

Community blames faulty drainage channel for flooding

Lagos pensioner laments bridge construction on home frontage

Senator empowers constituents

Rising misery in the land

No charter flight for Eagles

Nigerians open campaign at World Indoors

Loscuito’s lawyers demand 2yrs pay from NFF

CPC probes banks for customer rights abuse

Subsidy on kerosene returns

Dollar scarcity: Companies’ sales declining, says report

BoI’s N10bn entrepreneurship programme to create 1,200 firms

As Citizen Jeb falls by the wayside

FG, CBN and the local industry

Wike, Amaechi battle on digital space

Nigeria standing still but still standing

End of an era for PSquare

Lisabi Festival: More than dance offering for a legend

Palestinian wins N200m Global Teacher Prize

Kaduna’s law on religious extremism

How small firms can thrive in lean times

Living in a polluted environment will make you sick

Obanya urges FG to employ quality teachers

Chukwuma opens People’s Paradise for art lovers

We operate patients with lamps, torchlight – UITH doctors

Businesses should adopt environment-friendly policies

Nigerian firms’ll survive oil price slump —FG

Lagos: Need for intermodal transport system

Stock market records N1.6bn turnover

Kia plans 90% local content in Nigeria-assembled cars

Millennials, brands and fading culture of ownership

Avoid feeding puppies with adult dog food

Asa, Darey headline Etisalat Prize for Literature night

Private schools to remain shut in Ekiti –Commissioner

Nigeria in the eye of Trump’s storm

Nigeria can earn $40bn annually from agro-export –Experts

Senate back Reps’ takeover of Kogi House of Assembly

Valcke under investigation as FIFA reveals Blatter wage

Police release man arrested for marrying wife without parents’ permission

PHOTOS: DSS parades Ekiti lawmaker rumored dead

Kwara to prosecute salary thieves

Tenant sets 83-year-old landlord ablaze in Edo

B’Haram: Police commence deployment of 6,000 personnel in N/East

Victims’ families sue FG over Ojuelegba tanker accident

UTME scores: Return to pencil-paper examinations, Reps tell JAMB

Ekiti lawmaker debunks death rumour

Economic crisis a blessing – Buhari

Army investigates extra-judicial killing of Biafra activists in Aba

PHOTOS: Tears as Ocholis’ corpse arrives hometown

Manslaughter: Ibinabo Fiberesima seeks bail on health grounds

A’Ibom youths disrupt ExxonMobil operation over spill compensation 

DSS shields killer operative, keep mum about killing

Two welders to die for armed robbery in Delta

We must produce what we eat, Buhari tells Nigerians

Again, Senate committee fails to submit 2016 budget report

Army starts detonation of expired bombs in Abeokuta

Reps probe secret recruitment of 909 employees by CBN

Ekiti lawmakers petition rights commission over missing colleagues

Army confirms killing of soldiers in Rivers

Rivers: Major, two soldiers killed in shootout with gunmen

WHO declares Sierra Leone free of Ebola again

I never planned to be PDP Chair, says Modu Sheriff

We won’t allow Buhari to truncate our democracy – Ekiti govt

Man arrested for stealing 4,000 pants

Oduah criticises colleagues for killing Gender equality bill

Healthwise: Secrets from sex therapists

Police arrest man for marrying wife without parent’s permission

[BREAKING] Metuh’s petition can’t stop his trial before me – Judge

BREAKING: Ambode re-opens Mile 12 market

Bello, others attend session in honour of late Ocholi

PHOTOS: Late Ocholi’s children at valedictory session in Lokoja

Bodies of Ocholi, wife, son arrive Kogi for burial

BREAKING: Metuh writes petition against judge, wants trial transferred

Sen Murray-Bruce backs gender equality bill

Police arraign two drivers for stealing empty beer crates

Gunmen attack Rivers community, behead one

US condemns Maiduguri mosque bombing

Metuh’s trial to continue despite lawyers’ absence – Judge

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

FG suspends pension directorate boss

Hoodlums beat up my supporters at tribunal – Faleke

Lagos PDP rejects LASIEC appointees

We’re committed to job creation – Mimiko

Don’t probe PDP candidates only, IPAC tells Buhari

Cummins boosts service delivery with new Lagos office

Stakeholders proffer solutions to fuel supply challenges

Any end in sight to energy crisis?

Of wayward clerics and the Church

Oliseh: How not to resign

WWD 2016: WASH, jobs and Nigerian youths

KFN to hold tourney in Asaba

Akwa United beat Ikorodu

Nigeria will beat Egypt – Balogun, Samuel

Bad loans raise AMCON’s liabilities to N6.6tn

We owe Federation Account N326bn, not N3.23tn —NNPC

Power generation drops by 759MW in 24 hours

FG targets 4,000MW from nuclear energy

Teenager jailed for defrauding American of $40m

Amosun wades into Alake-Awujale feud

Senate to sanction contractors of abandoned NDDC projects

Science students accuse UNILAG of exploitation

Protests greet Fayose’s tax policy

LGA boss wanted for role in Rivers violence

Alake meets Ogun workers, labour suspends strike

Oyo police recover 16 stolen cars, nab suspects

Police arrest two-man fake recharge cards syndicate

15-year-old abducted in Lagos while going for UTME

Truck kills 10 passengers on Lagos- Ibadan Expressway

Students protest suspension of Muslim association in UNILAG

Oil slump: Nigeria, others to meet in April

N’Assembly committee detects fresh errors in 2016 budget

NCC urges ICPC to check social media abuse

FG, private sector plan three million jobs

Buhari plotting to rig Rivers election rerun – Fayose

EFCC seeks INTERPOL’s help to arrest Adoke, others

Kaduna defends controversial preaching bill, PFN kicks

Badeh diverted NAF’s N558m monthly for 15 months – Witness

Imperatives of planning for the future

N3bn fraud: ICPC freezes SURE-P directors’ accounts, seizes vehicles

CDC seeks compassion for children with disabilities

Nigerian, Umar –Sadiq bags Young Global Leader award

Electricity crisis dangerous for economy

‘Ocholi’s community lacks water, electricity, road’

Court can proceed against ex-minister for past official act

Students protest against killing of colleague in Jos

Egyptian pros can’t stop Eagles – Nwosu

FCMB promotes financial empowerment

Union Bank unveils new branches in Imo

El-Rufai and the failure of stomach infrastructure

32 players for Lagos International Squash Classics

AFBA governing council

2016 Budget: N’Assembly fails report submission deadline

DFID to partner Lagos on education, economy

Odumakin files N1bn libel suit against APC spokesman

Oil slump exposes weakness in African economies –Report

ICMC wants mediation centres established across Nigeria

NJC ready to sanction corrupt judges —CJN

The psychology of Nigeria’s corruption

Corruption: A glimmer of hope from ACJ Act

Lagos to open Mile 12 market, plans traders’ relocation

Local govt as endangered species

Whenever a Jacobs prosecutes, an Agabi defends

Lagos CJ urges closer Bar/bench ties

INEC boss laments conflicting judgments in election cases

Fire guts Ondo governor’s office

Corruption: A glimmer of hope from ACJ Act

My witness asked court to dismiss my case — Obi

Female suicide bombers kill 23 in Borno mosque

Bayern Munich through to Champions League quarter-finals

Barcelona ease past Arsenal, qualify for quarter-finals

Dengue fever vaccine 100% effective – Study

Navy arrests 11 for attempting to stowaway

Lost memories may be recoverable – Study

Nigeria targets 4,000MW from nuclear energy

Violence: Police declare Rivers council chairman wanted

My wife starves me of sex, 77-year-old tells court

Breaking: Ogun workers suspend strike for two weeks

Nigeria urged to show political will in fighting maritime insecurity 

Nigerian teen jailed 37 years for duping American $40m

AMCON’s total debt now N6.6tn

2016 budget: N’Assembly fails to keep promise

Schoolgirls’ abduction: Police arrest three more suspects

CNPP, CSOs protest against Fayose’s tax policy

ICRC DG laments poor performance of Kainji power plant

Rivers rerun: We know trouble spots, says IGP

Buhari, APC plotting to rig Rivers rerun election –Fayose

Ekiti Speaker chides DSS over non-release of colleague

Man held for threatening schoolboy with knife

NCC lifts ban on regulatory services to MTN

Reps query CBN’s N1.2tn intervention projects

FG, NBA, others praise Ocholi ahead of burial

Police arrest two for printing fake recharge cards

PHOTOS: Troops recapture armoured personnel carrier from Boko Haram

How Badeh diverted N558m monthly from Air Force – Witness

PDP will bounce back – Sheriff

Senate probes alleged discriminatory promotion in Police

Troops recapture armoured personnel carrier from Boko Haram

Kaduna govt meets CAN over controversial preaching bill

Maiduguri attack: Boko Haram is a godless group, says Buhari

DSS operative kills student in Jos

Pope Francis to join Instagram

Collapse: Lagos inaugurates committee to restructure building control agency

Gender equality bill will be re-presented – Saraki

N.Korea sentences US student to 15 years’ hard labour

[PHOTOS] National Industrial Court holds session for late Ocholi

Police arraign cleaner for stealing employer’s wristwatch, perfume

Oil prices: OPEC, non-OPEC producers to meet in April

Suicide attack kills 22 in Borno mosque



Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Gwarzo re-elected as chair of IOSCO’s AMERC

Hyundai showcases 2016 Elantra for young CEOs

Expert predicts shift to digital jobs

Labour supports UN’s move against food crisis

Ex-Eagles star Ene Okon dies on birthday

Oliseh withdraws suit, insists he wasn’t paid

Doctors raise the alarm over renal diseases among Nigerians

Scientist with kidney disease cries for help

‘Nigerians spent N320bn in foreign hospitals in 2014’

Starting a career in the medical field

Kids can have diabetes, watch their diet

Ohiwerei, Durotoye for Students Fortress Conference

Adebayo-Ojoye tells her success tale

‘Cost of translation killing plans for trans-border publishing’

CPC vows to protect Nigerians against abuse

97 million Internet users depend on GSM operators

Toyota Nigeria recalls 900 units of RAV4

Re: Ideologies don’t deliver results for the poor

Rivers re-run and battle for supremacy

Women’s Day: Let the parity subsist

Hello! This call is for you, Mr. President

Change your game with grasscutter farming

When is the best time to invest?

Lawyer slumps, dies in court after adjournment

Bank marketer flees with Lagos traders’ deposits

Police arraign man for raping neigbour’s daughter

Deacon, 44, rapes seven-year-old, blames evil forces

Man attacks Scanfrost workers over actress, Omotola

Candidates, parents protest, demand cancellation of 2016 UTME

Power distribution firms reject supply from generating plants

Police rescue three stolen Bauchi girls

I’ll be merciless in pursuing looters, says Buhari

114 new roads’ll be ready in June — LASG

Olympics: D’Tigers group worries Ahmedu

Ambode sacks occupants of Lekki Gardens’ buildings

Court dissolves 16-year-old marriage for infidelity

FG asks ECOWAS court to dismiss Dasuki’s suit

UNIZIK medical student, killed by fire, buried

‘LAUTECH staff may be redeployed to schools’

EFCC arraigns ex-NHIS boss for $2.2m illegal transaction

Ikpeazu raises panel to probe ABSU students’ beheading

N45.9bn fraud: Tompolo seeks change of judge

Nigeria set for ITTF Junior Circuit event

Ecobank, Oando, Diamond Bank lead N38bn market loss

FG spent N248bn on trips in three years

NIPOST, EFCC intercept N83bn fake currencies

States not barred from solid mineral exploration – Fayemi

Bloggers, tweeters brand Senate anti-women gathering

Resort Savings, estate developers offer mortgage finance

Road project excites Rivers community

Tension in Okpella over missing persons

Gunmen kidnap UNIPORT lecturer, schoolteachers, demand N55m

Nigeria’s ‘boat people’

Imperatives of local crude oil refining

Ajose, Ekundayo give back to Lagos kid boxers

Court halts Rickey Tarfa’s N2.5bn suit

Rehabilitate Ogun, Oyo federal roads, Reps tell FG

Ejigbo chiefs protest renaming of UNIOSUN campus

Okada riders beat chairman to death

Oronsaye defrauded FG of N190m using secret account –Witness

Yellow fever kills 250 in Angola

Fleeing driver kills pregnant woman, four children in Delta

Buhari condemns political violence in Rivers

Inflation rises to three-year high at 11.4%

Oil extends losses, falls below $40

‘FG spent N248bn on travels in three years’

VIDEO: UTME candidates protest in Lagos

Senate’ll probe NNPC, others indicted by Auditor General – Spokesperson

Oronsaye defrauded FG of N190m using secret account – Witness

Gunmen kidnap UNIPORT lecturer, others in Rivers

Nigeria using guerrilla tactic to beat Boko Haram – COAS

PHOTOS: UTME candidates protest in Lagos

$2.2m transaction: Court remands Ex-NHIS boss in prison

Senate throws out gender equality bill

Ex-Rep flays Ekiti lawmakers over protest at foreign embassies

Go face your trial, judge tells Rickey Tarfa

Protest rocks UNIOSUN over ‘no tuition, no exams’ policy

Man jailed 150 years for raping girls

BREAKING: Candidates protest against conduct of UTME

Paul Okoye laments PSquare’s break-up in new solo

Police foil attempt to sell three-year old baby

Ex-militant leaders vow to fight enemies of Niger Delta

Army, EFCC behaved like illiterates – Judge

Pope Francis approves sainthood for Mother Teresa

Tompolo seeks change of Judge in N45.9bn fraud case

Transport stakeholders decry increased road accidents, call for checks

Funding opportunities for small businesses

Downside of buying undeveloped land

Building a business while working

[STORY MAP] What you should know about Nigeria’s refineries

EFCC arraigns Oronsaye for N190m fraud

7 Early Signs Of Type2 Diabetes

Buhari gets Equatorial Guinea’s highest national honour

Monday, March 14, 2016

UBA recorded N60bn profit in 2015

GTBank declares N120.7bn profit before tax

7-UP, Honeywell, Sterling Bank lead N46bn market loss

Abia defender Olowo out for two weeks

Electricity workers flay minister over power outage claim

Fuel scarcity: Private depots complain of low stock

Why is quality customer care so scarce in our country?

Ethno-religious conflicts and a nation in crisis

Ways to strenghten naira

Managing Lagos ethnic violence better

Smile introduces 4G innovations to customers

Firm berths Nigeria’s first online energy platform

MainOne wants oil, gas firms to leverage technology

At Ibadan Poly, students live in bushes of fear

MAPOLY to become degree-awarding institution –Amosun

Medical students to spend 11 years – NUC

Lagos schoolgirls: Two back to school, one absent

Ogun relocates Mile 12 traders, others to Ogere

Ex-soldier kills girlfriend over text messages

Lagos residents lament poor roads, govt neglect

Mourners, police fight over corpse of NURTW member

ITF/CAT: Osewa beats top seed

Buhari in a season of shortfalls

Oliseh committee hearing moved for Egypt games

Cote d’Ivoire attack: FG heightens security at hotels, airports, malls

NNPC didn’t remit N3.2tn to FG in 2014 –Auditor General

Lekki collapse: Ambode fires building agency boss, others

Court admits exhibits in PUNCH ex-employee’s theft case

Ese: Prosecution wants secret trial

Army better prepared for security challenges – Ex-Army chief

Corruption: Presidency, police begin training of senior officers

22 undergo open-heart surgery at UNTH

Ekiti private schools declare strike over Fayose’s levy

Judge berates EFCC, Army, orders Dasuki ex-aide’s release

EFCC traces N3bn transfers to Fani-Kayode, Falae, others

‘Social media eroding cultural values’

Rivers killings, genocide against our members –APC

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway investors eye pension funds

Ighalo happy to see off Arsenal

I stand by my ranking of Yoruba obas – Alake

Tecno tablet division unveils Droipad device

Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis and sickle-cell disorder

FG may redesign education system

Don’t stop washing your hands, medic tells Nigerians

Cultists behead students, use heads as goalposts

Eat a fruit before bed

Be change agents, AUN VC urges varsities

65 million workers now accessible through online directory

Egypt invite Salah, four others for Nigeria clash

Health risks of telecoms infrastructure worry NCC

EFCC files fresh evidence against Badeh, trial starts Wednesday

Arrest Agatu killings perpetrators, Dambazau orders IG

UNICAL plans N10bn endowment fund

Striking Ogun workers attack lawmaker

Stay away from Rivers rerun, DIG warns thugs

Court reserves judgment in ex-NIMASA boss’ trial

FG asks power firms to provide pre-paid meters

Al-Qaeda attack: Cote d’Ivoire declares three days of mourning

Protest at Ooni’s palace over Obalufe’s appointment

Tenant beats landlord to death in Ondo

PSquare’s Peter Okoye goes solo, signs new management

Egypt devalues currency as foreign inflow declines

AU adopts Nigerian Centre for Disease Control

We’ve overcome Boko Haram, Buhari tells investors

FG to establish technology development bank

#JusticeForEse: Court sends Yunusa back to prison

Getting replacement for Lai Mohammed, difficult – APC

Mimiko signs 2016 budget into law

Probing Suswam my social responsibility – Ortom

Buhari appoints Katsina gov’s Chief of Staff as SMEDAN DG

EFCC charges intended to embarrass me – Rickey Tarfa

Dismissed soldier kills girlfriend over text messages

Niger run-off: Court refuses to free jailed presidential candidate

BREAKING: Ambode sacks building agency GM, others over Lekki collapse

Angry Ogun workers attack lawmaker, vandalise car

CBN to introduce financial literacy into school curriculum

Medical students to spend 11 years in varsity − NUC

Emefiele visits victims of CBN Calabar explosion

Ekiti private schools shut to resist Fayose’s policy

Abducted Edo Magistrate, doctors regain freedom

Arms scam: ‎Court orders immediate release of Dasuki’s ex-aide

BREAKING: INEC shifts FCT Area Council polls

EFCC serves Badeh with fresh proof, trial starts Wednesday

Ivory Coast President calls emergency meeting after Al-Qaeda attack

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FIFA bans South African officials over match-fixing

Blogger to pay damages to Singapore PM for 17 years


Sunday, March 13, 2016

Police arrest LASU worker for lover’s death

UK returnee, brother crushed in Lagos accident

Suspects snatch bag containing fufu, stew

Fleeing cultists forced guns on me, says suspect

25 inmates pardoned, granted bail by CJ

Aregbesola raises panel to tackle pupils’ mass failure

I never said economy was beyond Buhari’s control – Minister

Buhari visits Malabo, signs agreement on N’Delta

LAUTECH workers disagree with Aregbesola over illegal recruitment

Rivers killings: Ex-deputy speaker seeks Buhari’s intervention

Don’t expect magic from APC –Bauchi gov

No more single bill for presidential assent –Reps

Fayose suspends 16 teachers for child labour

Arms probe: Military seeks Buhari’s nod to try soldiers

Budget details to be published next week –Saraki

Obi can’t contest Anambra senatorial rerun –Umeh

I resisted Jonathan, Fayose’s pressure to join PDP – Bamidele

Contractor responsible for blackout in Ogun communities –IBEDC

IG redeploys AIG, three CPs for Rivers polls

Reps renew opposition to FRSC speed limiter

Presidency denies cancelling Osinbajo Indian trip because of Saraki

We’ll unveil the truth about MTN’s N50bn – Senate

PDP group asks court to sack Sheriff, stop convention

Stock market loses N811bn in 10 weeks

A’Ibom rerun: PDP sweeps polls

Okupe laments fuel scarcity, seeks dissolution of PPPRA

‘Declare state of emergency in Rivers’

$20bn idle deposits: Burden or opportunity?

Need for research-industry linkages

Robbers sever 72-year-old guard’s hands in Benin

FG stops work on Cross River superhighway

Ighalo shoots Watford to Wembley

Community pledges support for Dangote’s cement plant

Collapse: NIA advises builders on insurance

Candidates, fraudsters seek attention on JAMB’s Facebook page

Ortom, FIRS boss meet over tax compliance

CAF: Enyimba, Nasarawa win, Wolves lose

Insurers seek pacts with foreign firms against terrorism

Le Guen, Le Roy apply for Eagles job

Analysts tie market performance to release of results

Oxfam partners Actionaid on women’s right to land

E-payment boosts Nigeria, others’ GDP by $296bn – Moody’s

Developers to blame for constant building collapse — Fadayomi

The Ocholis’ death and dearth of road safety

Minister to attend Oliseh’s hearing

Malaria in pregnancy is dangerous, see the doctor!

LUTH doctors insist on strike over unpaid salaries

How Lagos land policy encourages building collapse

Avoid laboratories owned by untrained ‘specialists’

Crime: A’Ibom community donates land to Navy

GE, Bresson’s 500MW power project ready next year

Ex-envoy laments effects of electronics wastes on environment

China wants more Nigerian crude oil

‘Govt should prioritise women’s health’

Arsenal game not over –Messi

Kickboxing federation prepares for African championship

NAFDAC arrests chemist, seizes fake drugs in Edo

Rights group plans protest over poor power supply

Pastor bags six months for seducing housemaid

Statutory transfers and transparency

When democracy meets social media

16 killed as gunmen open fire on tourists

Ekiti probes, suspends 16 teachers for child labour

Details of N’Assembly budget’ll be published next week – Saraki

Presidency denies cancelling Osinbajo’s trip over Saraki

IG redeploys AIG, three CPs for Rivers rerun

Robbers sever septuagenrian’s wrists in Edo

Onjeh drags Mark to tribunal

Ighalo helps Watford stun Arsenal in FA Cup

PSG win French title in record time

PDP wins House of Assembly rerun in C’ River

Buhari congratulates PFN president at 70

Buhari mourns Felix Ibru

Ocholi’s driver does not have driving licence, FRSC insists


Gunmen attack police station, bank in Bayelsa

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Ladipo watch

Oil sector suffers amid long wait for PIB

CBN suspends deputy governor, directors for fraud

Stop your investment in Morocco, NLC, ASUU tell Dangote

Scarcity: Filling stations sell petrol at black market rate

Agatu massacre

Troops kill 12 rustlers, recover 1000 cattle in Kano

Northern Christians warn emirs against stolen child brides

Cancelled flight

Ooni marries new wife in Edo, pays N24 bride price

Amaechi, Wike clash over Rivers rerun elections

Lagos Speaker

Deeper Life retreat

I’m not running for Senate in 2019 — Ajimobi’s wife

NDLEA busts Mexican-Nigerian drug cartel

Badeh’s presence excites inmates, ex-CDS rejects prison food

Blackout: Nigerians reject Buhari’s apology

NCC targets $224m from new broadband licences

DSS usurping Police, EFCC powers — Fayose

PDP names Kema Chikwe, eight others ‘founding mothers’

EFCC probe: Ex-ministers to meet Jonathan today

Fashola and the worrisome triumph of Class think

EFCC to arraign Oronsaye for fraud Tuesday

Felix Ibru dies at 80

Open secret: Pinnick always wanted ‘oyibo’ coach

IG fails to rescue stolen Bauchi girls

Nigerian Army couple who are both generals:How we met, married and coped with war

How SUNDAY PUNCH campaign led to Ese Oruru’s rescue

Shelle, George have Korophobia — Olorunoje

Driving is also work

I don’t want to talk about Ubi Franklin — Emma Nyra

Substandard products reign as counterfeiters outsmart regulators

I live on the plane – Ibukun Awosika

Fulani herdsmen’s mindless Agatu killings

Rescued schoolgirls and governance in Lagos

My wife’s parents didn’t want her to marry me –Kas Beat

Kogi Assembly: Beyond House of Reps takeover

Oliseh to appear before House of Reps

Dollar scarcity: Manufacturers turn to local raw materials

An unfair assault on the EFCC

Dad still interested in wrestling — Olubadan’s son

Industrial sector records N8.9tn output

To succeed, follow your passion — Obi

The need to solve Nigeria’s power challenges now

Stoke won’t extend Osaze’s contract

I drove my wife on our wedding day —LCCI boss

Landlord and tenant relationship: Recovery of premises

How we sabotage, hurt ourselves


Educationists fault French lessons for students

Needed: Another PDP

I can no longer feature in cultural plays — Oyin Adejobi’s widow


Obanikoro bought those blackmailing me — Shelle

Safety in the auto workshop

I’m not under pressure to get married

Four-year-old boy attacked by ritualists: God will pluck out the eyes of those who removed mine

I don’t have a beef with Uche Jombo, others – Omoni Oboli

Avoid quarrels in your relationship

All household items are insurable — Muktari

PHOTOS: Ooni of Ife marries new bride, Wuraola in Edo

Obasanjo: A much criticised critic

Lagos-bound plane returns to Port Harcourt after fire alarm

Former Delta gov, Felix Ibru dies

Ooni of Ife marries new bride, Wuraola in Edo

Kema Chikwe, eight others named PDP ‘founding mothers’

Troops kill cattle rustlers in Kano, others

Agatu massacre: Genocide against my people, says Mark

Court jails pastor for attempting to rape 13-year-old

DELSU loses lecturer to strange illness

Nerve disease linked to Zika virus

Friday, March 11, 2016

FG may order telcos to settle N30bn interconnectivity debt

DPR, IPMAN clash as fuel scarcity worsens

Style extravaganza @ AMVCA

Govt bringing security tax through the back door– Somorin

Nigeria can produce sprinters who’ll run faster than Bolt – Aliu

Nigeria v Egypt: Ighalo’s goal drought opens doors for Adi, Chikatara

Agatu killings: Death toll blown out of proportion – Arase

No secret zoning of PDP NWC offices –Ekweremadu

Shelle, Olorunoje renew claim to Lagos PDP leadership

APC Assembly candidate withdraws from Akwa Ibom rerun

Falae returns as SDP national chairman

Drama at NNPC as firm undergoes restructuring

Padding: Four directors resume duties at budget office

Strike: Ogun govt invokes ‘no work, no pay’ rule

Court orders DSS to release detained Ekiti lawmaker

Wanted Boko Haram suspect killed in Borno, says army

I’ve lost memory, records about charges against me –Saraki

UCH doctors begin strike, activities paralysed in JUTH

INEC deploys 10,000 in A’Ibom for Assembly rerun

Priest, 14 others die in Delta road crash

FG didn’t refund Ekiti on federal roads –Adeyeye

Osun uncovers illegal appointments in LAUTECH hospital

Report of NURTW riot in Lagos mere rumour – Police

FG apologises to Nigerians over nationwide blackout

Ambode pledges support for public service reforms

Corruption: EFCC free to probe Jonathan– Presidency

I did not kill my boss with poisoned apple– Housemaid locked up for six weeks over boss’ death

NDLEA arrests 60-year-old monarch with 12kg cannabis in Nasarawa

Panic in Enugu Hausa community over disappearances

Mile 12: Soldiers abuse, force residents to sit on broken bottles

Housewife defies doctor’s order, gives birth to triplets at home

Tragedy as assailants murder 86-year-old man, wife in Umuahia

Stay away from Uniben property, Asuu tells Oshiomhole

I will jail you in absentia, court warns DSS operatives

Husband sacks wife over two-day vigil in Delta

I develop most of my ideas in the bathroom–Funke Akindele

Mysterious bats sack residents in six Delta communities

As a child, Ayo was always doing strange things –Mother of UNILAG’s 5.0 CGPA graduate

My dead friend’s leg stuck to my mouth under rubble for 10 hours – Survivor of Lagos building collapse

How NYSC certificate nearly destroyed my career – Ogunneye, former president, Nigeria Computer Society

Aso Rock Lens: Ocholi, FRSC and the rest of us

A third party can destroy your new marriage

Marriage will come in due time – Nkiru Sylvanus

I learnt early in life that excellence is a product of diligence– Ogundipe

I wish my husband could come back from the dead; this load is too heavy for me –Widow of Lagos electrocution victim

I’m a clown like my father–Ushbebe

Political challenge before Olubadan

Keri Hilson mentors at Airtel TRACE Music Star Season 2

Nigerian movie maker found dead in bathroom in the US

I thought an end had come to my ministry in the kidnappers’ den – Bishop Adebanjo

Man kills girlfriend in hotel over alleged gonorrhea infection

N5,000 stipend: Heavy knocks for Buhari’s broken promise

Will you take care of a parent who abandoned you while growing up?

Why sex smells –Experts

JAMB should admit it is not ready for CBT– Candidates, parents

Killed while searching for greener pasture: Sad tales of Nigerians murdered by South African police

Career women battle housemaids’ sexcapades, randy husbands

Dealing with social allergies in Marriage

I’d love to be a footballer –Falz

I stopped wearing skimpy dresses when I became beauty queen– Ex-Face of Idoma

Everything else but manners…

Thrills and frills of Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards 2016

Mistakes of sexual and libidoral expressions

Saraki canvasses support for made-in-Nigeria products

Interactive image: Faces of Nigerians arrested by EFCC for corruption

Former Republican candidate Ben Carson endorses Trump

FG apologises to Nigerians for power failure

Manslaughter: A’Court affirms five years imprisonment for Fiberesima

PHOTOS: Lagos arraigns Lekki Gardens MD, contractor

South Sudan allows soldiers rape women as salaries – UN

Newcastle appoints Benitez to save season

N185m fraud: EFCC arraigns ABU Teaching Hospital officials

BREAKING: Court remands Lekki Gardens MD, contractor in custody

Restructuring: NNPC redeploys unit heads, announces new appointments

Explosion rocks CBN office in Calabar

Troops kill wanted Boko Haram terrorist in Borno

LAUTECH unions petition assembly over plan to sack workers

PHOTOS: Senate President, Saraki at CCT today

[BREAKING] Building collapse: Lagos drags Lekki Gardens MD, contractor to court

Saraki stalls trial, tribunal adjourns till March 18

Judge reverses conviction, frees man jailed 25 years ago

LAUTECH unions petition Assembly over Aregbesola’s plan to sack workers

CBN uncovers fraud, suspends top officials

Parents seek help for kids with special needs

Don’t let blackout affect your health

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Cambridge college sues Rivers over N17m unpaid tuition

IGI settles N2bn claims

FBNQuest launches mutual funds

CBN to borrow N1.07tn via treasury bills in Q2

Entrepreneurial studies’ll reduce unemployment – Principals

Ambode commends teachers’ performance

More girls than boys are out-of-school –UNESCO

Governance lessons from our heroes past

Essential digital skills you should pay attention to

Scam website ‘goes down’ with NNPC

Events planning & management today: Attractions of the business

Oresegun Olumide takes art world by storm

From Duro Ladipo’s son, a historical play

Senate, House disagree on NNPC restructuring

Dubic celebrates Pete Edochie

Glo adds colour to Olubadan’s coronation

I’ve learnt not to be bankrupt –Afolayan

Tornadoes warn Rivers Utd

Nigeria Pitch Awards for Kaduna

Eagles, Pharaohs to cost N1000, N300

Siasia worried about us —Egypt coach

Ese: Judges want culprits punished

More men die of AIDS in Nigeria – UNIC

Buhari’s govt neglecting market women, says Tinubu’s daughter

How to create a rewarding loyalty

Ogoni monarch appears before Senate, alleges brutal killings

Marketing reforms your business needs

S’African special forces to train Nigerian soldiers – Minister

FG tenders dead victims’ details in Okah’s trial

Badeh helped wife, children to escape trial – EFCC

Our colleagues still missing – Ekiti lawmakers

Amosun seeks Assembly’s nod to create 57 LCDAs

NIMASA fraud: Suspect bought N70m land, says witness

Ex-NBC boss, Mba, Udotai deny N10bn fraud allegation

N1tn fine: Senate queries out-of-court settlement, N50bn payment

Mile 12 mayhem

TSA: EFCC invites Skye bank MD

Nigerian doctors spend more time on strike —Oshiomhole

Ooni appoints new Obalufe, ruling families protest

Buhari’s economic summit fails to take off

Budget padding: FG moves 22 senior officers

Rerun: Wike denies making provocative statement

Faleke behind Kogi Assembly crisis —Lawmakers

‘We’re committed to Ese’s total rehabilitation, integration’

Police spend N600m to import, maintain dogs

Saraki’s false asset declaration trial begins today

Man arrested for stealing two-year-old returning from school

Mechanic kills friend for urinating near shop

Police accuse fake cop of raping 23-year-old woman

DPP clears seven alleged killers of NURTW chief

Police arrest Lekki Gardens MD for collapsed building

Housewife loses eye after scuffle with 79-year-old mother-in-law

NNPC restructuring is illegal – Falana

Jonathan should be tried if involved –Senate leader

Oil workers suspend strike, fuel scarcity worsens

Alake is a junior king in Yorubaland – Awujale

The child they thought would fail

Ambode promises improved health care for residents

Ngr vs SA: Mabo warns Flamingos

Yunusa, rape and re-victimisation of Victim X

BoI to train 1,200 youths in business management

CBN suspends officials over fraud

LASG asks clerics to preach against materialism

‘Edo FA/FROT Group partnership will help football’

Assembly urges NIS to stop miscreants

FG to revive FEDCOL Games

Curbing indiscriminate waste disposal in Lagos

Let’s sell the president

‘Involve states, LGs in economic discourse’

Lagos: Technology-led crime fighting the right step

Say no to the super woman!

Laboratories essential for agricultural exports – Perm Sec

Adebayor rejects Togo

Strengthen your economic team, NBCC president advises Buhari

PIB, others threaten our operations in Nigeria – Shell

Dakuku Peterside appointed NIMASA DG

Tinubu’s daughter leads protest against APC govt

#JusticeForEse: Yunusa lied against me, says Ese’s mother

Man bites off stranger’s ear to steal cigarettes

BREAKING: Gunmen open fire at Paris restaurant, injure one

Gowon seeks privacy after accepting 48-year-old as son

Police arraign another 88 suspects over Mile 12 mayhem

N3.97bn fraud: Badeh helped wife, children to escape trial

Falae re-emerges as SDP chairman

Four of our colleagues missing, Ekiti lawmakers tell Reps

NNPC: Senate backs Kachikwu says action won’t affect workers welfare

Bombing: FG tenders dead victims’ details in Okah’s trial

Changes in NNPC illegal, Reps say

Shocking sexual abuses by aid workers in Africa

Journalists protest annulment of Osun NUJ election

Ethnicity, corruption lead to national instability – Buhari

10 tragic building collapses in Nigeria

Guinness pays N11.4m fine, withdraws suit against NAFDAC

Court grants Badeh N2bn bail

Man jailed two years for defiling 10-year-old daughter

FG appoints Dakuku Peterside as DG NIMASA

NNPC resumes operations as oil workers suspend strike

Ex-general supports Buhari on Saudi-led terror coalition

Senate probes Military invasion of Ogoniland

We found $1m in Badeh’s N1.1bn house – EFCC

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Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Be more proactive, group urges Ambode

Drama as Ondo lawmakers reverse Speaker’s impeachment

From Kwara to Edo, rodents take over abandoned hospitals

Ogun workers dare Amosun over arrest threat

‘One in five female students experiences rape’

Lagos grants land to Navy for surveillance

Paediatricians give parents nutritional advice for babies

NURHI canvasses modern family planning

Motherhood, culture and mental health

27 firms raise NSE capitalisation by N45bn

Season of crowd solidarity

Court ordered trial, but I wasn’t prepared — Adetola-Kazeem

65% pass English, Maths in Nov/Dec NECO

Ondo budget

Intercellular operations

Ekiti Assembly summons Fayemi over N852m UBEC fund

Hold Wike responsible for Rivers killings, says APC

We won’t import food for school feeding – Osinbajo

First class honours: Kini big deal?

ACCA blames absence of mentoring for unemployment

Bread scarcity hits Rivers over bakers’ strike

Supreme Court: Were the judgments really influenced?

Does Nigeria have marriageable age?

Court hears Oritsejafor’s case against Lagos April 16

James Ocholi I know —Colleagues

Police arraign 32 over Mile 12 riot

Council polls: CJ warns judges against accepting gifts

Buhari scrapped NSC’s DG – Minister

Ighalo can rediscover scoring against Egypt –Shofoluwe

ICAN to assist OAGF on forensic auditing

Blackout: Electricity generation sinks to 1,580MW

CBN, banks to step up fraudsters’ prosecution

Aregbesola names UNIOSUN after Bola Ige

Senate wades into DSS invasion of Ekiti Assembly

Reps take over Kogi Assembly

Biafra: Anyaoku rejects IPOB’s appointment

Rising cases of pregnant prisoners worry Reps

Dasukigate: You have case to answer, court tells Metuh

Prophet accused of raping daughter

I derive pleasure in stealing – Suspect

Lagos building collapse: Death toll hits 35

Mile 12 traders seek relocation to Ogun

EFCC arraigns Tarfa, Nwobike over bribery charges

Kanu alleges judge’s bias, seeks case transfer again


‘$1m not found in Badeh’s house’

Trump’s comment on Muslims not law —US consulate

Anti-corruption opponents not objective, says Nweke

Expect massive prosecution of fraudsters —AGF

Workers stop fuel supply, shut NNPC HQ

Shun corruption, CJ tells senior judiciary staff

Graft-ridden varsity courses accreditation

FG uncovers fresh 11,000 ghost workers

N696bn unpaid salary threatens Ogoni clean-up project

Buhari and the demon of mis-communication

NHRC seeks special court for crimes against women/girls

Chairman, one member can form quorum at CCT

NiMet’s 2016 seasonal rainfall prediction

Limit of relationship between judges and lawyers, not defined – Fagbohungbe

Nigerians in Chinese prisons allege mysterious deaths, organ harvesting

Quest for new national carrier

Poor judges’ welfare encouraging corruption — Agbakoba

Ocholi’s driver does not have driving licence –FRSC

Senate summons Kachikwu over NNPC unbundling

EFCC arraigns SANs for offering money to judges

Alleged DSS invasion: Activist cautions House, Ekiti assembly

MTN must pay N1.4tn fine in full – Reps

Senate probes DSS invasion of Ekiti Assembly

Building collapse: Lagos indicts promoters of Lekki Gardens

Metuh’s arrest, detention by EFCC lawful, court rules

Kanu accuses judge of bias, seeks case transfer again

Ocholi for burial March 18

You have case to answer, court tells Metuh

Ocholi’s driver has no valid licence – FRSC

We have not unbundled NNPC – Kachikwu

Oil workers shut down NNPC over restructuring

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Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Customs impound 2,000 cartons of poultry products

Police arrest two over Rivers killings

Baker bags 12 months for assaulting colleague

One shot as robbers storm Calabar girls college

Spend below your income

Processing agricultural resources for higher yields

Five health checks for every woman

Medical management of rape

LUTH battles power outage, water scarcity

Graduate needs N11.5m for kidney transplant surgery

NDE centres’ll be utilised for job creation – Ngige

Persons with soft skills make good managers – Isibor

Lagos paid N904m to new set of retirees

Domestic workers, artisans to pay tax in Lagos

Assembly, Ekhomu hail rescue of schoolgirls

‘Community leaders must lead fire prevention measures’

Ambode vows to end domestic violence

EFCC arrests Oronsaye over N240m fraud

Nigerian Army loses Maj. Gen. in auto crash

Rivers: REC threatens to sack INEC officials

Ocholi: FRSC quizzes driver on hospital bed

‘Akinjide still in private suite at UCH’

NHRC ends probe of Army/Shi’ites clash

Tenure extension: Civil servants demand perm sec’s retirement

Dasuki’s ex-aide seeks bail, demands N500m compensation

DSS detains Fayose’s finance commissioner

Ex-deputy speaker’s certificate not forged —UNIJOS

Aregbesola creates 36 new councils in Osun

Don’t ignore auto industry, BKG tells FG

Govt promises modern railway system

Ekiti: Tension mounts as Reps summon DSS boss

FG re-arraigns Orubebe, drops bribery charges

PDP deletes Obasanjo’s name, 30 others from BoT

Unbundling of NNPC is illegal —Reps

Senate rejects polygamy

Ese: Police arraign Yunusa for abduction

FG offered us $1m to impeach Fayose —Lawmakers

Nigeria can repeat Atlanta ‘96 feat – Amuneke

Siasia confident Eagles can thrash Egypt

Moyes, Toure for Yobo testimonial

Govt appointments should be based on merit —ANAN

ACCA exposes graduates to job opportunities

FG, states to consider alternatives to naira devaluation

Stock market sheds N47bn as 13 firms lose

SIM registration: MTN’s slow action aided Boko Haram, says Buhari

Ndume knocked for advising colleagues to marry more wives

Accenture urges female workers to aim high

NNPC gets seven divisions, 20 subsidiaries

DFID celebrates women’s achievements in business

Firms need to invest in managerial skills –Olufade

Tax evasion: FG to probe mobile operators’ revenues

GDP growth rate declined to 2.79% in 2015 – NBS

Firm to train corporate professionals

500 convicted for traffic offences in Edo

Worshipper commits suicide after church vigil

Aren’t Nigerians feeling the heat?

NIMET predicts less rainfall this year

18 die in Lagos building collapse

Nissan MD elected President of NAAMSA

Much ado about saboteurs in Buhari’s government

Can you pay N570m for Lamborghini Centenario?

Lagos schoolgirls absent as Anglican primate visits college

Man forges voter card to defraud bank customer

Bristow pays crash victims initial $30,000


Switzerland gives Nigeria conditions for returning $321m Abacha loot

Lagos establishes court for tax evaders, defaulters

Nigerian Army’s chief of training, operations dies in car crash

EFCC arrests Oronsaye for N240m fraud

VIDEO: Rescued workers from collapsed Lekki building

FG offers employment, scholarship to Ocholi’s children

We’ll not forget Nigeria’s sacrifice for S’Africa – Zuma

Nigeria, Switzerland sign agreement to repatriate $321m Abacha loot

Court rules on Dasuki’s ex-aide’s bail application March 14

US missionary jailed 40 years for raping Kenyan kids

Boy sexually assaulted, murdered in private school

Edo Assembly in rowdy session, adjourns plenary

Buhari, Zuma visit National Assembly

$5.2bn fine: MTN’s inaction aided Boko Haram, says Buhari

BREAKING: #JusticeForEse: Yunusa arraigned in Bayelsa court

FG drops bribery charges against ex-minister, Orubebe

VIDEO: Five-storey building collapse at Lekki

PHOTOS: Buhari meets Zuma

Rivers rerun: We’ll blacklist erring political parties, says monarch

Buhari meets South African President, Zuma

PHOTOS: Lekki building collapse

BREAKING: Four die as building collapses in Lekki

60,000 domain names exist in the country –NiRA

2,000 Rivers youths undergo online training for jobs

Smile expands services to Kaduna, Onitsha, Asaba

Spectranet aligns with NCC’s broadband agenda – Venn

Inlaks seeks partnership with NCC on broadband

300 million Africans have no broadband connection – Expert

Skye Bank seeks more investment in manufacturing

Researchers demand increased funding, TETFund Act review

Domestic transactions fall by N18.48bn in one month

The career woman and childbearing delays: a clinical view

You have access to vaccines, take the advantage!

LASG urges women to fight for equality

New national museum will create jobs —Ambode

Monday, March 07, 2016

Women’s Day: Sexual and gender based violence revisited

In Nigeria, blood is lighter than water

Lagos girls’ abduction and need for safer schools

Purple ribbons for brave women workers in North-East

Saraki’s indefensible cars

Lessons from Lagos schoolgirls kidnapping incident

Be focused, provost advises students

UTME: ‘Miracle’ results put candidates, parents on edge

Nigerian killed over Messi, Ronaldo row

Ngr vs Egy: Siasia drops 3 players

Will Donald Trump become America’s 45th President?

Broadband penetration rose by 4% in 2015 – NCC

FG’ll exploit construction sector for economic growth – Fashola

LCCI, PwC host forum on economy

Lagos trains move 174,360 passengers in one month

Workers picket Ikeja power firm over sackings

A sports city for athletes, fun-seekers, prostitutes

Egwero tops Nigeria world indoor list

Egypt clash: Siasia on course, says Chukwu

Nigerians hail footballer for breaking Guinness World Record

‘Maritime varsity produces 172 Nigerian graduates’

Colleges of education should benefit from TETFund – Rector

Workers’ strike paralyses Ogun

‘Nigeria needs wonder bill against graft’

Court summons DSS over attack on ex-Buhari’s campaigner

UNIPORT lecturers boycott rerun over Wike’s threat

Tennis star, Maria Sharapova fails drug test

18 die in Bauchi road crash

Woman donates N10,000 pension to Buhari’s anti-graft war

Ese: Reps to hear petition on victim’s compensation, family

Labour, PDP, ministry, others mourn Ocholi

Seven great reasons to buy vacant land

Maintaining the lead in a competitive market

Yobe dep gov in auto crash

Biafra: Court allows prosecution to shield witnesses’ faces

AGF, CJN disagree over social media bill

Financial crisis, a blessing – Oyinlola

Minister clarifies Nigeria’s membership of Islamic coalition

Ese didn’t know how she got to Kano – Source

Venezuelan officials probing alleged murders of 28 miners

US drone kills 150 fighters

Dozens killed in clash at Tunisian military barracks

Police may invite parents of abducted Bauchi, Zamfara girls

Zaria killings

C’River partners firm on superhighway, seaport

Nine lawmakers confirm Lamikanra as Rivers CJ

‘I killed 10-year-old pupil because she provoked me’

Nigerian economy in recession, says Agbakoba

Family suspects foul play in Ocholi, wife, son’s death

Police arrest blind man, others for stealing N20m goods

I didn’t compromise Justice Nganjiwa – Rickey Tarfa

Dangote plans to generate 12,000MW of electricity

Lagos schoolgirls resume, whisked away for fresh checkup

Badeh remanded in prison over alleged N3.9bn fraud

Don’t rely entirely on Google

South Africa’s special forces to fight Boko Haram

Ogun communities protest 1o-year outage, block Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Thugs kill man, set corpse ablaze in Rivers

Anti-social media bill splits online campaigners

Police parade 13 suspected cultists, robbers

Mimiko, Agunloye disagree over council poll in Ondo

Police not prepared for Rivers rerun, says Odinkalu

IG demands report on abducted girls

Mile 12 clash: Lagos Assembly wants market relocated

I collected $100,000 from Otedola for Farouk Lawan – Emenalo

PHOTOS: Aisha Buhari, Bello, Arase visit late minister’s family

PHOTO: Sports minister, Dalung mourns Ocholi

PDP asks Sheriff, others to quit May 21

Hoodlums kill man, set corpse ablaze in Rivers

Nigeria needs wonder bill to end corruption – Group

#JusticeForEse: FG should enforce child protection laws, says activist

Gunmen kidnap council chairman’s mother in Rivers

Pensioner donates N10,000 to Buhari’s anti-graft war

Terrorism: Foreign minister clarifies Nigeria’s membership of Islamic coalition

PHOTOS: Badeh, Metuh in court today

I didn’t bribe Justice Nganjiwa – Rickey Tarfa

Ekiti NMA critisises Aregbesola over sack of doctors

Rescued schoolgirls: Clerics, parents commend Ambode, security agencies

Workers lament as Niger fires 6,000 civil servants

Ekiti NMA slams Aregbesola over sack of doctors

Buhari appoints former Lagos deputy governor as special assistant

Yobe Deputy governor in car crash

Family strips, parade pregnant woman

BREAKING: Court okays shielding of witnesses in Kanu’s trial

30 killed as militants, Tunisian forces clash in border town

Workers strike cripples Ogun government

Ocholi: PDP condoles with Buhari

Europe opens markets to more Nigerian agric products

Electricity workers pickets IKEDC

[VIDEO] War against Boko Haram: I haven’t failed, Buhari tells Al Jazeera

BREAKING: Court remands ex-Chief of Defence Staff, Badeh in prison

Football fan kills friend over Messi, Ronaldo argument

PHOTOS: Ogun communities  protest lack of power, social amenities

Sunday, March 06, 2016

El Kanemi shock Enyimba, Pillars win

‘Many Muslim leaders unknowingly support terrorism’

Support police, LASG tells residents

Troops raid Boko Haram hideouts, kill five

Ogoni protest military invasion

Nigerian girls under threat, says Osinbajo’s wife

Investment inflow into Nigeria drops by N2.3tn

Nigeria, part of Saudi’s anti-terror Islamic coalition – Buhari

Hotelier arrested for raping, impregnating 15-year-old niece

Dangote driver accused of diverting 900 bags of sugar

How over 500 security agents rescued Lagos schoolgirls

Reps: Hunger biting harder in Nigeria

Ese’s abduction, criminal, not a religious act – Soyinka, Falana

IG demands update on abducted Bauchi, Zamfara girls

Cameroon annexes 16 A’Ibom communities

Tears as minister, Ocholi, wife, son die in auto crash

Will the agonising fuel queues ever end?

EFCC searches Badeh’s house, recovers $1m cash

Fayose threatens to bar DSS from Govt House

El-Rufai warns blackmailers, religious manipulators

Senate summons minister, AGF, others over MTN fine

StarTimes reduces subscription rate for Easter

Oil workers kick against NNPC’s unbundling

World T’tennis: Nigeria remain in Div Two

Don’t shut base stations, NCC tells police

Curbing the unending mayhem by Fulani herdsmen

Refineries record first profit in 12 months

JAMB, please review my exam script

Huawei seeks global partnership on 5G

Punch report stalls Army’s demolition of Enugu homes

Leicester’s big-spending rivals nervous —Ranieri

Petroleum industry and its reforms

Market to sustain tempo this week —Analysts

The economic upside

Online forex trading indicators

Again, Buhari rejects calls for naira devaluation

Govt needs to create incentives for developers – Adesope

Your baby’s frequent illness may be due to allergy

Man jailed 10 years for trafficking six girls

3,000 C’ River residents receive free eye treatment

The 2016 budget as anti-people

This doctor does not fancy your coffin

In search of all the Eses in Nigeria

Private investors to drive waste management in Ogun

Operators seek development via bancassurance network

Buhari, treat economy as emergency

Tag Rugby: BIS defeat Temple in MyFamily ARS League

Federal secretariat: FG to pay Babalakin’s firm over N26.5bn

CAN accuses security agencies of aiding Fulani attacks

NBCC plans real estate advocacy round-table

Lagos airport passes US security audit, says NCAA

Environmental degradation in Ajah

Illegal deductions by Airtel

US Mission to partner govt on wildlife protection

Gunmen behead Rivers APC chief, kill wife, son

PHOTOS: Bodies of late minister, Ocholi, son arrives national hospital

Buhari mourns minister, wife, son

How minister, son, wife died – FRSC

No ransom was paid for abducted school girls – Lagos CP

Fasoye plans to bar DSS from Govt House

Former US first lady Nancy Reagan dies at 94

Update: Ocholi’s wife also dies

Troops raid Boko Haram hideouts in Borno

Ogoni people protest military invasion

BREAKING: Labour minister, Ocholi dies in car crash

Ese’s abduction, a criminal act not religious – Soyinka, Falana

Life is hard for us in Abuja – Displaced persons

Man jailed10 years for trafficking six girls

Terrorism: Buhari confirms Nigeria’s membership of Saudi’s Islamic coalition

BREAKING: Gunmen behead APC chief, kill family in Rivers

Gunmen behead APC chieftain in Rivers

Doctors begin one-week warning strike in Ogun

PHOTO: Parents celebrate rescue of abducted Babington schoolgirls

BREAKING: Police rescue abducted schoolgirls

How I met Naeto C – Nicole Chikwe

Teju Phillips & DJ Caise: Unbreakable bond

My mum and I

I wish my wife was taller –Ayo Badmus

I don’t regret having a child out of wedlock — Grace Ama

Saturday, March 05, 2016

I was destined to be a beauty queen – Fiona Amuzie-Iredu

Nobody should steal a Christian girl and marry her — CAN Secretary, Asake

I defeated Mark with a landslide — Onjeh

Islam has no age barrier for marriage — MURIC Director, Akintola

Senators close ranks for Saraki’s successor

EAGLES’ desperate bid for EGYPT victory

Open secret, Pinnick always wanted ‘oyibo’ coach

I’ve no regrets dumping Serbia, Romania for Nigeria — Emeghara

Lucy Ejeh: Stolen at 15, forcefully married by abductor at 20

Linda Christopher: Stolen at 16, name changed to Aisha

Blessing Gopep: Stolen at 12 from a Bauchi motor park

we want our stolen girls freed like Ese Oruru –Parents

NCAA lifts suspension on Bristow aircraft

EFCC, now a toothless bulldog — Obasanjo

DSS arrests Ekiti lawmakers over gov poll funds

2019: Eggon people beg Al-Makura

Al-Mukura warns destroyers of govt property

Govt houses now CAN’s ATM, says Anglican bishop

NCC warns Nigerians against tokunbo phones

Amnesty Programme

Police arrest kidnapper of senator’s mother

Senate advises Nddc to encourage dedicated contractors

Ese enjoying Olamide’s songs — Siblings

APC plotting to impeach me — Wike

Imo Assembly passes vote of confidence in CP

Ohanaeze meets pro-Biafra groups, compiles demands

EFCC probed Imo 50 times in four years –Okorocha

… Ambode to enforce total ban on okada

Kidnappers have relocated Lagos schoolgirls — Police source

I pray I recover from the loss, shock before I die — Mile 12 riot victim

Kanu sues FG, demands N240m

Three Nigerian firms bid for Uganda oil wells

There are saboteurs in my govt — Buhari

EFCC slams 27 charges against Tarfa


Hollywood’s race problem

Complaints corner

The sad case of Ese Oruru

Automotive entreprenuers

Humility will get you to the top – Akindele

I’m a good cook — Arthur Okowa, 83

Expert tip

Don’t give aspirin to teething babies — Elusiyan

Are you playing the role of a victim, rescuer and persecutor?

Dollar scarcity: Importers explore timber, solid minerals export

FAO stresses importance of fish farming

My first car

FG to empower 740,000 youths in agriculture

I started saving for my first car in secondary school —PAN CEO

Mum doesn’t want to remarry — Patience Ozokwo’s son

Nigeria imports 1.25 million barrels of kerosene from US

International Women’s Day

Redeeming the military from corruption

What is your strategy for the cloud?

Buhari’s Animal Farm and the zero-sum game

EFCC now a toothless bulldog – Obasanjo

UI students protest over lack of power, water

NCAA lifts suspension of Bristow’s crashed helicopter model

Wenger relieved as Gunners make a point

Ogun police debunk Yoruba, Hausa clash

DSS arrests gun fabricator for Boko Haram

Merchant vows to take Kano lawmaker to Sharia Court

EFCC’s bail conditions aiding corruption – Secondus

Boko Haram: Borno govt stops trading in cattle markets

FIFA approves testing of video technology

PDP members fight in Imo

Delta police raid cultists’ hideout, arrest 27

Imo Assembly passes vote of confidence on CP

Friday, March 04, 2016

Would you allow your ex to marry your sibling?

Any little noise makes us jump in fear – Babington teacher

Experts differ over armed school guards

Parents of boarding students in panic over security

No matter what happens, be courageous – Ven. Olusa

Lagos boarding schools on high alert, tighten security

Reps query NRC, summon BPP over $8.3bn rail contract

Awosika tasks female youths on taking responsibility

EFCC, others didn’t disobey bail order, court tells Dasuki

Synagogue: Court strikes out application to stall trial

Ese: Dickson reassures Orurus of support

Future of tourism bright in nigeria-Bawa

I felt very embarrassed to be referred to as fetish pastor –Oluwamodede

I don’t want to die like this – woman shot by sars men, abandoned at luth for eight months

Clearing agents disguise N222m drugs as hair extension, foodstuff

Ondo: As over 32 aspirants eye Mimiko’s seat

Housewife bathes husband with hot water for denying her sex

DSP faces dismissal over marked N24, 000 bribe

Mother, four-year-old daughter killed by assailants, buried amidst tears

Obasanjo urges international community on global security

Rerun: Wike asks PDP leaders to resist DSS’s arrest

Mile 12: Residents, traders flee amid fears of reprisal

Mile 12 Lagos, stakeholders meet over quick resolution

IG takes over rescue operation of abducted schoolgirls

Teacher beheads proprietor’s granddaughter over unpaid salaries

I Hold Yunusa Innocent Until I Hear From him–Sheikh Ahmad

Watching Hubert Ogunde on stage influenced my choice of theatre arts- Prof Duro Oni

You can help your spouse overcome his anger

Row over Buhari’s comment on Israeli–Palestinian conflict

I just wanted to be the best–Ayodele Dada

I do everything to avoid skirts –Lepacious Bose

Ese: Hausa youths lure our little girls with cash, food –Lagos parents, landlords

Sexual erotic triggers

I love clubbing but can’t do that again – Ebumawe of Ago Iwoye

Gloria, Westerhof, won trophies, others failed

The problem with Nigerian coaches…Oliseh and Siasia

Siasia invites Balogun, says no chance for unfit players

Africa Basketball League dunks off in Lagos

ITF/CAT African Junior: Nigerian players denied visas to S’Africa

Brazil friendly: Ezekiel, Amaefule to join Olympic squad

Ex-militants, militiamen invade Lagos

EFCC charges SAN with bribing judge

Boko Haram: Shettima inaugurates task force on cattle markets

40, 000 pregnant women die annually in Nigeria – US

Awujale endows N500m chair, advocates community policing

Buhari, Ambode mourn Ganduje’s mother

NITAD advises FG on policy formulation

I’m small but mighty–Naomi Mac

Who is more intelligent; man or woman?

Ranieri dismisses Italy speculation

Forgive Yunusa,friends beg Federal Government

..says no plan to dump free school meal programme

Davido, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade set for Gidi Fest 2016

NNPC’s revenue falls by N53.54bn in one month

Jumia gets N64bn funding from MTN, Goldman

Some people are not qualified to be comedians –Bash

Shopaholic…with KSB

Buhari greets Obasanjo at 79, hails Toyo’s virtues

When President disagrees with his wife

In Lagos, you may be going deaf without knowing it

I am not a lesbian, says Ruth Kadiri

UK group empowers 5,000 Nigerians

My 10-year-old son wants to beat my record

Terrorism: Army to fund deceased soldiers’ children’s education

Fidelis Duker’s typical DAY

I’ll step up campaign for Ibadan State – Olubadan

Every female artiste’s success is mine too –Sasha

Fayose, Babalola task Olubadan on Yoruba unity

Buhari charges Olubadan on peace, development

Fire razes police flats in Lagos

Weapons now ‘forbidden’ everywhere

Cech out for three to four weeks

We cannot sell petrol at N86.50k – IPMAN

Awkward Moment with Laf’up

Oil price rises above Nigeria’s $38 oil benchmark

I was never ill or bed- ridden

Oshiomhole replies Melaye, says he’s childish, ignorant

Patience Ozokwor, Desmond Elliot, Uche Jombo, dazzle in I Believe

I don’t care if people say I am joining the ‘Olajumoke bandwagon’– Munachi Abii

My first…with Azeezat

We have taken steps to end fuel scarcity –PPMC

EFCC arrests Ebonyi Speaker for N60m fraud

Kogi gov’s wife gives birth to twins

Housewife baths husband with hot water over sex

Melaye is childish, can’t maintain a matrimonial home – Oshiomole

Serial killer jailed 75 years

Court dismisses Badeh’s bail application

Nigerians optimistic that naira will rise − Poll

Brazilian ex-leader Lula detained in corruption probe

PHOTOS: Troops intercept fleeing Boko Haram members

Synagogue: Court strikes out application to stall trial

World Cup inquiry ‘hampered’ by witnesses − FIFA

[VIDEO] #JusticeForEse: Jubilation at Ese’s house

Buhari pays tribute to Eskor Toyo

Daily cup of tea may lower heart attack risk

BREAKING: Panti Police Barracks on fire

More evidence that aspirin lowers risk of cancer − study

Facebook to pay more taxes in Britain

Woman in court for bathing neighbour with faeces

Female doctors protest colleague’s assault by military officer 

Buhari congratulates Obasanjo at 79

FG, EFCC didn’t disobey court order, judge tells Dasuki

Tourists arrested for taking nude photos

Certificate racket hits C’River teaching service

Educationist urges govt to de-congest schools

Give priority to science teachers – NSE

Kidnap: Parents panic as schools review security measures

Boxing: Obareh, Ajagba lead Nigeria to Cameroon

ITTF W’Cup: Nigeria, India clash again in q’finals

Oshoala visits HS Media Group, rues Olympic miss

Men are always on my neck – Gospel singer

Bright side of managing family business

Best approach to business partnership

Signs that show your pet is sick

Start your day with a cup of medicinal coffee

Abeokuta agog for Lisabi Festival

Affordable Art Auction generates N31m

In Surulere, love is a comedy

I’d pick Messi’s left foot instead of Ronaldo’s right – Neymar

FIFA rankings: Nigeria gain one spot

Thursday, March 03, 2016

2016 Copa Coca Cola winners to get N1m

Siasia picks Moses, Samuel for Egypt games

Adetunji becomes the 41st Olubadan of Ibadanland

Education: The wages of inattention

The relationship between economics and environmental issues

Soyinka and Eko Foundation’s petition

Syria rebel leader killed in car bombing

Rector warns undergraduates against indecent dressing, cultism

CFAO NIPEN raises shareholders’ funds to N2.27bn

May & Baker records 10% growth

NSE market capitalisation rises by N114bn

Adopt Awo’s policies, Amosun, El-Rufai, others tell politicians

Nigeria needs strong legislation against kidnapping – Cleric

NYSC member dies treating Lassa fever patient

BRT driver in the dock for manslaughter

Air force officer denies beating Osun female doctor

Fraudsters hack Enugu gov’s telephone

I’ve no plan to join APC, says Ayade

Benue killings: Retrieve arms from herdsmen, Senate tells FG

Oyo declares holiday for Olubadan’s coronation today

N3.97bn fraud: Badeh’s arraignment shifted to Monday

My detention scaring away foreign investors – Dasuki

Court reserves judgment in Tarfa’s N2.5bn suit against EFCC

Immigration scam: Court grants Moro bail on own recognisance

NEC to determine Sheriff’s tenure Monday – PDP

Gunmen kill Rivers APC chief

Provide FOREX to foreign students, Reps tell CBN

DSS arrests Umeh, takes APGA chief to Abuja

Focus on youth development, Mimiko tells African leaders

Buhari urges varsities to help diversify Nigeria’s economy

EFCC, AGF’s lawyers clash over N43.9bn fraud case

Bailout: EFCC arrests Okorocha’s aides for diverting N2bn

ETF’ll create jobs, boost economy, says Ambode

UNILAG chancellor’s brother killed during convocation

Shoprite rewards customers at 10

PZ introduces N40m product promo

Beware of foods with additives, firm warns consumers

Financial inclusion: CBN approves Innovectives as super-agent

Ogun pledges support for manufacturers

Gunmen kill 82-year-old chief priest in Edo

16 die in Lagos, Ondo auto crashes

Police comb Lagos, Ogun, Ondo creeks for abducted schoolgirls

I helped Yunusa, but he betrayed me – Ese’s mother

Revamp petroleum industry now, NLC tells FG

Uber offers UBA customers free ride

MTN sets aside N118bn for fine payment

$20bn idle in Nigerians’ domiciliary accounts –CBN

FG to split NNPC into 30 firms next week

I received several cars from Omokore –Secondus

Bloody clashes in Lagos, Ambode declares curfew

Why the Chinese and Yankees don’t quarrel

Ideologies don’t deliver results for the poor (3)

In search of a magic wand for Nigeria

US, Nigeria partnership on HIV/AIDS remains on track

PHOTO: Mile 12 market clash

Corper dies of Lassa fever in Kaduna

VIDEO: Mile 12 market clash

N400m fraud: Ex-minister Bello seeks treatment abroad

AGF wants EFCC stopped from prosecuting N43.9bn fraud case

Shiites protest, demand unconditional release of El-Zakzaky

Tambuwal orders probe of claims girl is held in Sultan’s palace

Ambode shuts Mile 12 Market, imposes curfew on four streets

Osun lecturers ask Assembly to reinstate sacked workers

Prosecution absence stalls Ekiti murder trial

FG will overhaul NNPC operations next week, says Kachikwu


#JusticeForEse: Dickson addresses press conference

BREAKING: FG will overhaul NNPC operations next week, says Kachikwu

#justiceForEse: Claims of innocence by Yinusa’s father irrelevant, says IGP

#JusticeForEse: Police to dismiss indicted police officers

BREAKING! #JusticeForEse: Ese, family arrive Bayelsa govt house

N25bn ETF’ll create jobs, boost Lagos economy – Ambode

Teenager shoots grandmother, siblings for waking him up

Immigration job scam: Court grants ex-minister, Moro bail

NBC officials, others shared N34bn MTN payment – EFCC

Soldiers arrest four Boko Haram spies in

BREAKING! Riot in Mile 12: Hoodlums vandalise vehicles, injure policemen

Soldiers arrest four Boko Haram spies in Bauchi

#JusticeForEse: Yinusa didn’t work for us – Ese’s parents

#JusticeForEse: Our daughter was raped – Parents

Badeh’s arraignment shifted to March 7

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Lawyer should not withhold client’s judgment credit

I won’t turn down any case on moral grounds – Asemudara

Magistrates’ courts as alternative for corruption cases

N26.5m unpaid benefit: Retiree sues company

Igbo deportees appeal judgment against Lagos

Microbiologist jailed seven years for manufacturing fake drugs

Constraints on governors in appointing a Chief Judge

Ese Oruru’s travails as the shame of a nation

Benue killings: The climate connection

Zuma to meet Buhari over MTN fine

Loading of petrol improves at depots – Marketers

Power supply drops by 1,647MW

#FreeEse: Still about Sani Yerima’s original sin

EFCC accuses another SAN of bribing judge

FCT, Rivers elections

Dokpesi’s trial stalled

Dino Melaye mocks Oshiomhole for marrying foreign wife

Army commutes Ransome-Kuti’s dismissal sentence to demotion

$24bn contracts: Diezani shuns Reps panel

Falae: Ondo, Osun CPs to arrest trigger-happy cop

JAMB: Senate to extend examination validity to three years

Ombatse leader dies

Motorists desert Edo roads

NJC bars judge from elevation to higher court

Don’t grant Osun fresh loans, activists tell banks

Foreign coach not solution to Eagles problems –Chukwu

Lobi thrash El Kanemi, lead table

Protests as Presidency extends petroleum ministry’s perm sec’s tenure

UTME: Confusion over alleged 40% marks

Moro returns to prison as court rules on bail today

Lawyer accuses Ladipo traders of frustrating court judgment

Whistle-blowers, FoI Act get AGF’s backing

Group calls for CCT reform

Edo court convicts nine drivers for traffic offences

Lagos NURTW members vandalise 15 vehicles, injure scores

Badeh removed NAF’s N3.9bn in 12 months –EFCC

Reps raise 10-member panel over Lagos schoolgirls’ abduction

Fiscal responsibility law: Holding NNPC to account

Ogun plans mobile clinic in rural communities

NSE: Stocks hit seven-week high

Nigeria loses $21bn oil investment, faces stiff competition

Shipping firm introduces e-platform

N’Assembly to pass 2016 budget March 17

Helpful hints about schizophrenia

Tinubu’s wife demands completion of projects

Shell in fresh battle over Nigeria oil spill

MART group inaugurates detox clinic in Lagos

US crude export threatens Nigeria, others

How to manage your severance package

Give tax holiday to developers, govt advised

Naira gains 6%, sells for 310 against dollar

Vitafoam moves to grow shareholders’ value

Benefits of smart marketing tools

Falling standard of scientific research

Ondo APC faults Anyaoku’s comments on Mimiko

Shocking child abduction, forceful marriage cases

436 police for zonal championship in Uyo

Pinnick must apologise – Coaches

Customs agents fault minister over registration with CRFFN

‘Stop importing generic drugs’

Declare profits on petrol, kerosene, group tells FG

LADOL technical training school to begin in December

Chelsea must win all remaining games —Matic

Hearing loss can be detected early in children

Punch’s Aiyejina, Ighalo nominated for Pitch Awards

Man United near 1,000 goals

Lagos business district gets global rating

Forex restriction: 200 firms risk closure, says MAN

Senator condemns neglect of Nigerian students abroad

Jealous woman murders sister, mutilates body

BREAKING: Finally, Ese arrives Bayelsa

APC accuses Fayose of inflating fuel supply cost

#JusticeForEse: Excited family, friends await Ese’s return

Army commutes Ransome-Kuti’’s dismissal sentence to demotion

Man to die by hanging for killing 12-year-old

Pentagon invites hackers to attack its websites

BREAKING: Ese, mum arrives Port Harcout Airport

Policemen storm newspapers distribution centre, batter sales reps

Fake drugs production in Nigeria rising, UN warns

Air force officer batters  female doctor at OAUTHC 

$24bn contracts: Diezani, ex-PPMC MD, Momoh shun Reps’ panel

Ambode responds: We’ll ensure safe return of school girls

NCC destroys N2bn pirated materials in Enugu

Court convicts nine drivers for traffic offences in Edo

Find abducted Lagos schoolgirls now, Reps tell IGP

#JusticeForEse: We are awaiting result of medical exam, Police say

N2.5bn suit: Court allows Tarfa’s new evidence against EFCC

Find abducted Lagos school girls now, Reps tell IGP

Activists protest, warn banks against giving fresh loans to Osun

#JUsticeForEse: NHRC asks police to prosecute Ese Oruru’s abductor

#JusticeForEse: Classmates send message of support

Schoolgirls abduction: Lagos dep gov visits school two days after

PHOTOS: Protest over Agatu killings

Misconduct: NJC bars judge from elevation to higher court

[VIDEO] Protest over Agatu killings

Turkish President meets Buhari inside Aso Rock

#JusticeForEse: Yinusa now in police custody, Force PRO confirms

#JusticeForEse: Emir of Kano deserves no credit, says Ese’s father

#JusticeForEse: (PHOTOS) Ese’s classmates celebrate her release

#JusticeForEse: Leave Ese’s family alone, police warn journalists

#JusticeforEse: IG threatens to punish policemen

I’m grateful to media, Nigerians – Ese’s mother

#FreeEse #JusticeForEse (PHOTOS): Ese’s mother arrives Force headquarters

BREAKING: Ese’s mother arrives Force headquarters, meets IG


Dangote, Adenuga, Otedola, others on Forbes billionaires list


Ambode silent as 15 gunmen abduct three Lagos schoolgirls

Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Pirates kill man, seize cash, boat in A’Ibom

Wife drags husband to court over €550,000 fraud

Suspected vandal electrocuted in A’Ibom

PENGASSAN denies role in PPRA leadership tussle

Wrestling: Adekuoroye targets gold in Egypt

FIFA plaque excites Enyeama

GTBank Lagos Principals Cup: Birrel, Ikotun get opponents

Are slams Pinnick over foreign coach plan

Sunshine target first win against MFM

ASUU, Edo trade blame over ‘UNIBEN property’ demolition

UNILAG record breaker, Dada, steals show at convocation

Ogun CP redeploys Sagamu DPO

Improve business with legislation, UK firm tells Saraki

Adetunji’s coronation as Olubadan holds on Friday – Kingmakers

JAMB has released over 200,000 results, says Ojerinde

Court orders EFCC to grant Jonathan’s ex-ADC liberal bail

I have no rift with Justice Daramola —Fayose

Free meals: Lawyer sues El-Rufai

Gang leader, Adigun Oriyomi, to die by hanging

Exclusive! Ese speaks: I am not fine

‘Nigeria spends 80% of revenue on debts’

Close open drug markets, pharmacists tell FG

Team change: Before it is too late

NFF launches Operation Defeat Egypt

Experts proffer solutions to economic crisis

Nigeria’s padded census, payroll and 2016 budget

PDP faction sets up new party

Lagos streetlight, road projects excite NARTO

Ambode’s wife calls for protection of children

Kia introduces Apple CarPlay, Android Auto

NERC, CPC to enforce metering of power consumers

Labour ministry to review outsourcing in oil sector

Stallion Motors targets 80% local content

Bullion van escort shoots at Falae’s car

Ronaldo rant forgiven –Zidane

LASG to immunise 4.5 million children

Commuters stranded as petrol scarcity bites harder, We’ll restore normalcy by Friday –NNPC

Online community seeks swift rescue of Lagos pupils

FG inaugurates panel on solid minerals development

Reps, minister disagree over sacking of 13 VCs

2015 election turned me into a debtor –Agbaje

Customers ignore bank boycott directive

Medical management of domestic violence (2)

Obasanjo, Jonathan must account for recovered loot – Court

2015 elections plunged me into debt, says Agbaje

Nigeria spent 80% revenue to service debt – IDB

Brazil police arrests Facebook executive over access to data

IG shouldn’t have waited for Emir before freeing Ese – Nigerians

Bin Laden left millions for jihad in handwritten will

Reps, education minister clash over sacking of 13 VCs

SEC laments negative impact of TSA on capital market operations

Indian army makes candidates strip to foil cheating

[BREAKING] #FreeEse: Ese’s mother arrives Abuja

Bullion van’s escort shoots at Falae

PDP faction floats new party 

Lagos students abduction: Parents blame school security

Kano govt condemns Ese’s abduction

#FreeEse: Muslim group calls for arrest of Ese’s abductor

PHOTOS: Inside the Orurus home

Emmanuel sacks Akwa United FC board, appoints Paul Bassey

Buhari congratulates Adeboye at 74

#FreeEse: Reps ask FG to prosecute abductors

Father sells day-old baby for N2m

Delta Police kill three robbery suspects in gun battle

Ese’s mother travelling by road, at Lokoja

#FreeEse: Dickson promises to rehabilitate Ese Oruru

Ese in custody of female police officer

Ese’s rescue: IYC commends media, insists on culprits’ prosecution

Lagos students abduction: We’ll rescue students, says AIG

[BREAKING] #FreeEse: Ese arrives Abuja

#FreeEse: We can’t wait to see our sister, Siblings say

PHOTOS: Shock, prayers over Lagos student abduction

Lagos students abduction: Parents pray for safe return

Lagos students abduction: Police conduct helicopter search

Ese, mother head to Abuja for reunion

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[UPDATED] Lagos students abduction: Police commissioner, AIG meet parents

CCT shifts Saraki’s trial to March 11

Blame the police, not me – Emir Sanusi

We’ll believe Ese is free when we see her – Parents

BREAKING: Court orders EFCC to grant Jonathan’s ex-ADC‎ liberal bail‎

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap three female students in Lagos

Monday, February 29, 2016

18 stocks boost market performance by N117bn

African firms to launch more IPOs

Visafone hosts special event for subscribers

Nigeria’s future is in software technology – SystemSpecs CEO

UBA Foundation launches Read Africa initiative

BEDC wins CBN cashless payment award

Risk cuts across all economic sectors —RIMAN

Arbitrary charges: Customers boycott banks today

NFF apologises to Nigerians, accuses Oliseh of lying

YABATECH alumnus advises govt on industrialisation

Academy of science accuses NUC of taking bribes

AWC qualifiers: Omagbemi invites Oshoala, 39 others

Property overvaluation

Making organisational change effective

REC warns against violence in C’River rerun

Boroffice laments outage in Ondo communities

George, Shelle causing defections from Lagos PDP – Olorunoje

Poly owner advises FG, ASUU on varsities’ transformation

Rep, ex-minister decry damage at Osun private poly

Report blames UNILAG-SSANU crises on financial misdeeds

No plans to sell NIPOST to foreigners – FG

Unilever, Guinness hit by dollar shortage

Disquiet in CBN over promotion examination

African ministers to close immunisation gap by 2020

The career woman and childbearing delays: A clinical view (1)

Ese Oruru: Between early marriage and cervical cancer

LASG plans information dissemination in rural areas

Lagos warns water vendors against illegal connections

Assembly laments gridlock, urges drivers to vacate Apapa

Admission, registration, fully digital – FEDPOLY Ilaro rector

Stakeholders mourn Jab Adu

Can social media rescue gender violence?

Oruru saga: Anger, caution everywhere

IG, Girl Ese and the culture of impunity

I’ll never return to PDP –Oke

Okowa promises to help unpaid DSC workers

We’re suffering, youths tell Niger gov

Tension mounts over abandoned Delta’s N32.2bn project

N1bn fraud: Judge’s absence stalls Yerima’s trial

Buhari can review N5,000 job seeker’s allowance –Al-Makura

Buhari’s N5,000 for extremely poor, not job seekers –Presidency

PDP exco committee decides Sheriff’s tenure on Thursday

Nigeria needs not import food at all —Buhari

Military launches uniform

Fayose, Fayemi, disagree on blacklisting of Ekiti

‘Obasanjo’s son responding to treatment’

Power tussle delays Reps’ reports on 2016 budget

Scarcity: Petrol sells for N200 on black market

FG not satisfied with NIMASA, seaports – Amaechi

Rickey Tarfa lied about his age, EFCC alleges

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