The Punch News Archive for April 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016

Set a financial journey plan with your spouse

Girl, shine like the star that you are!

Mega city in trash crisis as LAWMA, cleaners fight

World leaders’ summit: Mu’azu, Obanikoro, others’ extradition tops Buhari’s wish list

Nigerian ‘roads of rage’ where gentlemen turn violent motorists

INEC gives condition for conduct of rerun elections

Confusion in Ogun PDP as two factions

Oba of Benin’s death, a national loss –Buhari

Falae, Balarabe Musa, others pay tribute

$115m bribes: EFCC gets court order to hold Fidelity Bank boss

PDP CHAIRMANSHIP:South West beats war drum

Economic downturn, huge opportunity for investors –Edeni

Benin monarch, Erediauwa, passes on, Oshiomhole mourns

Ranching will end Fulani herdsmen/farmers conflict − poll

Michael Jackson’s brother to perform at Lagos jazz concert

10 safety tips when driving in the rain

Unpaid salaries: Bayelsa Varsity lecturers proceed on indefinite strike

Enugu Killings: Iwuanyanwu preaches against reprisal

Why FG should pay N56,000 minimum wage – NLC

BREAKING: Benin monarch, Oba Erediauwa, passes on

Jackson begins global tour to raise fund for IDPs, orphans

IG warns policemen against illegal sealing of telecom base stations

It’s difficult running states now, says Ambode

FG to build housing estates across the country

B’Haram: Regional intelligence unit sets up operational hqrs in Abuja

[VIDEO] Soldiers torture lawyer who accused them of causing gridlock

FRSC pledges support for phisically challenged persons

We ‘ll recover looted fund to rebuild economy, says Buhari 

Families abandon corpses in Abuja hospital‎ – Medical Director

Herdsmen’s attacks threatening Nigeria’s unity – Igbo senators

EFCC begins manhunt for Diezani’s son

#NigeriaEconomy: Murray-Bruce under attack over comments

Thursday, April 28, 2016

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Military plans joint operations against herdsmen

‘Senate’ll save N1.47bn with Nigeria-made SUVs’

BoT members, others shun PDP NEC meeting

Jonathan shared ecological funds to PDP govs – Oshiomhole

Ekiti NMA buries three more doctors, driver amidst tears

N23bn bribe: EFCC to arrest more INEC officers, bankers

Govs want funds in Excess Crude Account shared

First Bank to fire 1,000 workers

Electricity consumers paying outrageous bills – NERC

Saraki faces fresh charges, appeals CCT ruling

N3.4bn fraud: Ex-NBC directors deny EFCC allegations

Tenant beats landlord’s wife to death in Lagos

NLNG opposes legislators’ move to amend Act

INEC releases supplementary guidelines for future elections

Before taking that entrepreneurial leap

Ogun police promises to end cultism in schools

Rivers partners FG on Ogoni clean-up

FG’s inaction fuelling Fulani herdsmen attacks – Soyinka

‘Memories of children that I killed haunt me’

Teamwork necessary for mental well-being

Preparation for 2017 budget has commenced – FG

Real Sociedad move to save Emenike

Africa’s longest-serving leader re-elected with 94 percent of vote

Canada detains man posing as 17-year-old student

Jonathan doled out ecological fund to PDP govs -Oshiomhole

Drinking beer good for weight loss – Study

Saraki appeals against refusal of CCT judge to disqualify self

YSC to deploy doctors, pharmacists, others in IDPs camps – DG

Joint military team arrests six suspected pirates in N’Delta

Bayelsa Speaker bows to pressure, swears in opposition lawmakers

N3.4bn fraud: Ex-NBC directors deny EFCC allegations

Tee Billz accuses Tiwa Savage of infidelity, considers suicide

Saraki pleads not guilty to amended 16 counts

NSCDC arrests pastor for burying juju inside church

INEC releases additional guidelines for future elections

Standards Organization seizes fake products in Ondo

Saraki to face fresh count of failure to declare card account

Buhari’s reaction to herdsmen killings shocking – Soyinka

BREAKING: Buhari, govs meet over economic crisis

The killing culture of the neo-nomadic

CCT dismisses Saraki’s motion seeking judge’s disqualification

Enugu governor briefs Buhari on herdsmen attack

Governors’ meeting on economic crisis inconclusive again

Herdsmen attacks may assume B’Haram dimension, says Army chief

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

#OccupyNASS gains attention on digital media

Windows 10 now on mobile

NLC demands N56,000 minimum wage from FG

Budget: Buhari, N’Assembly set up committees on ‘grey areas’

Bayelsa LGs’ verification uncovers fraud, 60 underage workers

Saraki must face trial, say 20 political parties

Six feared killed as lovers clash over Kaduna lady

‘Badeh bought N320m Abuja house for son’

Waziri’s EFCC initiated $6m no-trial deal, not me — Adoke

General election easier than rerun, says INEC

Herdsmen’s menace: Buhari directs CDS, IG to deal with perpetrators

How AGF cleared me of bribery – CCT chair

Ekiti doctors: Tears, tribute at Aladesanmi’s burial

EFCC arrests Fidelity Bank MD for receiving Diezani’s $115m

Reps oppose fresh N309bn FG bond to finance power sector

Governors meet over dwindling economy

Fulani herdsmen: Now or never

Zidane hopeful on Ronaldo

Lagos ports idle as imports tumble

NNPC restructuring ongoing, says Kachikwu

Buhari seeks World Bank’s help to revive economy

Command arrests fake policeman with bags of hemp

Tie states’ assistance to IGR, analysts tell FG

Kampala Convention and protection of IDPs in Nigeria

Follow The Money for Akon’s green passion

Retirement savings tips for women

Reforming electoral landscape ahead of 2019

NCC, operators disagree on N300bn VAS market regulation

Oil price hits 2016 high at $47

Waziri’s EFCC initiated $6m no-trial deal with suspect, says Adoke

Labour proposes N56,000 wage to FG

No allowance for officials on foreign medical treatment – FG

I never collected double emoluments – Ngige

Police arrest Mercy Aigbe, brother in Osogbo

Buhari promises to end herdsmen’ attacks

Publishers lament gradual death of book industry

‘EFCC working to extradite Obanikoro, Mu’azu’

Ibadan students call for justice with #Freemote

Lagos restructures N167.5bn bond series

‘Rate of sexual assault cases, frightening’

Buhari seeks World Bank’s help to repatriate Abacha loot

Senators ask INEC to fill vacant seats in Senate

Immigration job scam: Judge withdraws from Abba Moro’s trial

Court adjourns Metuh’s trial till May 17

PHOTOS: #OccupyNASS protest continues

£2m wristwatches seized from Diezani, Omokore’s wife -EFCC

Budget: Buhari, National Assembly leaders resolve grey areas

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

150 females raped, 31 babies abandoned in Lagos

Court rejects Nnamdi Kanu’s bid to halt trial

Demolition: Osun landlords protest unpaid N2bn compensation

EFCC to probe Adoke’s $6m no-trial deal with suspect

Ekiti doctors: CMA, Babalola, others mourn

Mimiko faults ICPC’s report on bailout

Metuh falls off chair, hospitalised

90 power turbines not working, says Fashola

Protesters storm N’Assembly with mats, generators, demand Saraki’s resignation

Saraki absent as Dogara meets Buhari over budget crisis

EFCC seizes Nenadi Usman’s houses

Arms scandal: $15bn, not $2.1bn stolen, says EFCC

Police abandoned us during herdsmen invasion – Enugu community

Lagos community boils as gunmen kill resident

Policeman’s wife stabs neighbour for laughing at her

We’ll fix Lagos-Ibadan Expressway despite court injunction –FG

Ex-Eagles keepers hail ‘fantastic’ Enyeama

Information ministry launches digital survey on FRSC

Nigeria gets e-work experience platform

Ex-militants block entrance to Govt House

Rio 2016: Japan plot Nigeria’s downfall

Suspected vandals caught on CCTV arrested

Omeruo ruled out of Olympics

Ogun residents arrested for battering FRSC officials

Corrupt officers, ratings risk dismissal –Navy boss

Man, 37, arraigned for trafficking in Edo

‘Adulterated cooking oil can cause heart diseases’

Navy arrests 38 smugglers, oil thieves

PHOTOS: Ex-militants block entrance to Akwa Ibom Govt House

Boko Haram laying mines in farmlands – Army

Attackers engaged policemen, soldiers in a shoot-out – Enugu CP

EFCC probes Dickson’s aide, wife for N1bn fraud

5 terrible torture techniques used decades ago

Trending: Nigerians rise to #OccupyNASS

Ex-militants block entrance to Akwa Ibom Govt House

Rickey Tarfa’s bid to stop EFCC prosecution fails

We won’t sign undertaking – UNILAG students insist

Lil Kesh starts record label

Lagos Ibadan expressway: Court strikes out AGF’s objection

Ekweremadu condemns herdsmen attack on Enugu community

Metuh falls, lands in hospital

DSS arrests Saraki’s SSA on Youth and Student Matters

Saraki absent as Dogara meets Buhari

10 cancer symptoms men should not ignore

Clerk’s appointment: N’Assembly Service Commission rejects Saraki’s directive

10 worst stadium disasters in history

S’Sudan’s Riek Machar sworn in as first vice president

FG to give priority attention to Ilorin-Jebba road – Fashola

IGP orders prosecution of persons selling petrol in plastic containers

FG directs security forces to crush threat to peace

#SaveTheNWFL: Nigerians fight for female league’s survival

Demolition: Aged landlords protest non payment of N2bn compensation 

PHOTOS: Youths protest, demand Saraki’s resignation

BREAKING: Youths lock down N’Assembly, demand Saraki’s resignation

Fans ‘unlawfully killed’ in Hillsborough disaster – Jury

Court dismisses Kanu’s application to halt trial

Couple caught having sex in train station

Mitsubishi Motors admits use of improper fuel tests

Egypt jails 11 men accused of homosexuality

We have no issues with NCC– Abass

Monday, April 25, 2016

Kachikwu blames fuel crisis on diversion to Cameroon, Chad

Analysts predict drop in Skye Bank’s earnings

Economics of buying cheap land

Legal guidelines for small businesses

Errant market players risk arrest –SEC

United Capital reports N1.42bn profit

Inflation encouraging demand for low-margin products – Guinness

Value of NASD-traded shares rises by 52%

LASU sets task force to clear results of external students

Teachings from Chibok influenced my life, Crescent varsity alumna

Rotary offers scholarship to 22 students

Dalung laments NFF crisis

Akwa Utd suspend Cooreman

Victor Moses faces bleak future

LASU lecturer denies wrongdoing in daughter’s death

Driver arrested for removing Eko Bridge rails

Online car dealer defrauds neighbour of N5m

Lagos traders arrested for selling expired biscuits

Ogun residents attack FRSC officials, tear uniforms

World Malaria Day: Group takes medical mission to Akowonjo

Mixed feelings as Ambode beautifies CBD

Ojota bridge: People with disabilities decry neglect

I‘ll run for presidency in 2019 – Lamido

I’ve forgiven Oshiomhole, says Anenih

Arms scandal made me leave PDP – Yuguda

Mimiko seeks review of revenue allocation formula

Court jails Larmode’s accuser three years

Kogi crisis: Reps, AGF peace parley deadlocked

Ex-Speaker, former Senate President meet Buhari over budget impasse

Army, Kaduna differ on number of buried Shi’ites members

Budget: Buhari, NASS to set up committees on ‘grey areas’

Jostling for IGP post begins as Arase retires June

Ex-Kogi lawmaker jailed two years for stealing N1.4bn

Okorocha dares ICPC on bailout diversion allegation

Six Ekiti doctors, driver perish in auto crash

Buhari, N’Assembly’s panels to resolve budget grey areas

Fulani herdsmen kill 20, raze church in Enugu community

Assault on Rep: CG Prisons apologises, disowns security details

‘Bayelsa allocation can’t pay half of workers’ salaries’

Malaria killed 400,000 persons in 2015, says WHO

Police, Army disagree over 56 arrested herdsmen’s whereabouts

Eagles striker Ighalo loses dad

‘187,500 houses needed annually to reduce housing deficit’

A’Court rejects motions to stop Saraki, Dasuki, Metuh’s trials

We spent N1bn bailout balance on salaries — Benue

33.7 million Nigerians can’t access telecoms services – NCC

Govt needs N2tn to complete road projects – Fashola

Herdsmen’s attacks may degenerate into terrorism – Abiara

Halt the abuse of religious police

3,132MW of electricity lost in one day – Osinbajo

Signing on to a more secure and stable world

Repair of Apapa-Oshodi Expressway to begin soon

‘Smile’s VOLTE service’ll enhance voice calls’

Ending malaria in Nigeria for good

Why early marriage pays

Stopping mass killings in Nigeria

Coventry varsity inaugurates scholarship for international students

Giwa FC get additional sanctions

How to save Nigeria’s economy and stop corruption

EKSU students angry over poor power supply, roads

Five top goal scorers in Europe

Kogi Assembly crisis: Reps, AGF fail to reach compromise

Zaria killings: Army/Kaduna Govt differs on number of corpses

I’ll support Buhari’s pro-Rivers policies – Wike

Prosecutor’s absence stalls Akpobolokemi’s N3.4bn fraud trial

A’Court rejects motions to stop Saraki, others’ trials

AGF arraigns nine for N16.7bn stock fraud

DPR, NSCDC storm petrol stations, enforce N86.50 pump price

Corruption war: Ex-lawmaker jailed for N1.4bn fraud

20 killed as Fulani herdsmen invade Enugu community

Health minister condoles with NMA over members’ death

Six Ekiti NMA members, driver, perish in road crash 

Benue : Abductors of reverend father demand ransom of N25 million

Budget: Ex-speaker, former Senate President meet Buhari

FRSC tells motorists to pay attention to tyres

Ivory Coast to host all-night tribute to Papa Wemba

48-year-old man arraigned for defiling two minors

Malaria: Experts call for intensified measures to sustain reduction

Police decry minors’ involvment in cultism, other crimes

No new malaria case in European region – #WorldMalariaDay report

Poll: What is the solution to the Fulani herdsmen/farmers conflict?

Police arrest seven armed robbery suspects in Nasarawa

Loneliness can cause heart disease, stroke

Senior army officer killed in Burundi’s capital

Eight killed as car bomb hits military checkpoint in Damascus

Techniques of profitable online forex trading

Surveyors seek government’s collaboration to achieve SDGs

Dangote Sugar grows turnover by N6bn

Ahmed emerges IGI chairman as Gowon, Alile, Olowude retire

Insurance, a dividend of democracy —Ationu

Ensure Insurance settled N390.86m claims in Q1 —Report

Brokers seek NAICOM’s support for new licence approval

FHA to partner Turkish firms on housing delivery

Ogun to generate electricity from sawdust

Reform housing programmes, estate surveyors tell FG

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Huawei shifts focus to cloud technology

Diamond Bank app set to cross N1.5tn transactions

Minister urges Africa to embrace ICT potential

The trouble with sexual behaviour of Nigerian males

Drug use can lead to overdose and death

NDDC to resume Ogbia-Nembe road construction after attack

Police, residents partner to fight crime in Abia

‘We’ll treat militants as common criminals’

DPR sanctions 16 petroleum marketers for sharp practices

PDP sweeps LG polls in Ondo, APC kicks

Senators’ attempt to amend Act shameful — Bishop

Dutch wins Tombim Abuja Open

Okpekpe takes centre stage after London Marathon

Iheanacho eager to face Ronaldo

Kano Pillars massacre 3SC 6-0

Sports ministry yet to release our cash –NFF

Rivers seeks FG’s help on P’Harcourt airport remodelling

CCT trial: Arisekola’s son calls for Saraki’s resignation

Kogi workers threaten strike over unpaid salaries

FCMB seeks economic growth

Fraud: EY stresses need for increased transparency

Naira to remain flat against dollar on slow growth

Okonjo-Iweala and Jonathan’s profligacy

Nigeria’ll be highest exporter of cement by 2018 – Dangote

States’ debt deferral won’t harm creditors – FG

TCN restores power transmission after system collapse

PH, Warri refineries now producing petrol – Kachikwu

Ex-VC advocates more funding for education

Lagos gov, deputy, speaker mourn Jafojo’s passage

Lagos invites IG to probe Disu’s killing

NHRC wants suspects’ detention beyond 48 hours stopped

FG okays five-year expiry date for driving licence

Abducted Osun officials regain freedom

Three die, 14 vehicles burnt in Kaduna fire

Truck rams into herd of cattle, two persons die

Train crushes hairdresser, motorcyclist in Kwara

Six schoolboys arrested during cult clash

Teenager kills landlady, daughter, grandchildren, reports to police

PDP sliding into oblivion –Ex national scribe

CD wants Jonathan tried over $2.1bn arms scam

Congolese musician, Papa Wemba, collapses on stage, dies

Sheriff: Jonathan ministers, others threaten to dump PDP

Budget: N’Assembly to look at grey areas after meeting Buhari

Troops kill five fleeing B’Haram members

EFCC investigates SURE-P, probes N62m payment to perm sec

Budget signing delay hurting economy —NLC, MAN, LCCI

Change doesn’t happen overnight, Buhari tells Nigerians

PUNCH appoints executive director

PUNCH correspondent wins Africa’s best Insurance reporter’s award

Akande’s kinsman debunks N300m fraud allegation

Of privileges and entitlements

IYC wants DNA test for Ese’s baby after birth

President Buhari’s trade mission to China

Clerk’s appointment: Saraki tackles N’Assembly commission chair

The media, access to information and public audit

Fayose behind fuel scarcity, APC alleges

BREAKING: Abducted Osun officials regain freedom

NHRC seeks end to suspects’ detention beyond 48 hours

CD demands Jonathan prosecution over $2.1bn arms funds diversion

American seeks winding up order against Adenuga’s firm

IYC demands paternity test on Ese’s baby

Akande’s kinsman debunks N300m fraud allegation

Grazing: Activists ask Buhari to clear Sambisa Forest for herdsmen

NIA aware of funds diversion from CBN for Jonathan’s re-election campaign

Saraki to Dele Momodu: ‘I did not make deal with PDP…’

EFCC can’t clear CCT chairman of bribery scam – Saraki’s lawyer

Papa Wemba, ‘King of Congolese rumba’ dies on stage

Benue police foil kidnappers’ attempt to collect ransom

CBN provides rice farmers with N4.9bn loan

Ex-NYSC DG, Olawunmi takes over as NASEME commandant 

Group asks INEC to apologise over lingering reruns

Over 1.9million displaced persons live in camps, others – NEMA

Fall in oil Price offers opportunity for growth – Ambode

Pop icon Prince cremated in private ceremony

Recall lawmakers who don’t represent you well – Bishops

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Beware of heatstroke

Left to die: Tales of woe from Nigerian children branded ‘witches’

Leaked numbers: Nigerians wage telephone war against senators

CBN fines Zenith, UBA, GTBank, Sterling N3.2bn

Police intercept 3,600 litres of petrol in polythene bags

Fire guts 150 shacks, shops, Customs’ warehouse

Kidnappers of Osun officials yet to demand ransom – HoS

We need $700m to upgrade refineries – FG

I won’t abandon projects in my tenure – Wike

Bayelsa: ASUU laments unpaid salaries

Stocks: Investors lose N1tn in first quarter of 2016

Army still holding 92 armed Fulani herdsmen

DPR seals four petrol stations for hoarding in Abuja

N3.4bn fraud: EFCC invites former NBC board

Campaign funds: Jonathan’s minister returns N23m to FG

Troops avert suicide bomb attack in Borno

I’ll publish my bank account before leaving office — Osinbajo

DPR distributes 13,000 litres of hoarded petrol for free

Police arrest robbers wearing hijab in Niger

I’ve suffered enough in PDP — Yuguda

Royal fashion

Tackling corruption, key to ending insurgency — US envoy

Muslim-Muslim ticket: APC keeps mum over Saraki’s claims

Naira devaluation: Nigerians divided over Buhari’s stance


Carnivals, festivals as major income earners

Poor funding hampering aviation sector growth — Akinkuotu


I treat my cars like my wife — Odiboh

Do you really know your true self?

Getting serious with herbal medicine

Nigerian coaches are players’ agents — Chukwuma

Senator Saraki and the ‘sit-tight’ syndrome

Prepaid meters: NERC to sanction defaulting power firms

Nestle builds N5.7bn water factory

Mum not bothered by controversies, rumours about her — Bukky Wright’s son

Fuel queues

Orally contracted sexually transmitted diseases

Winning in business today: Case for pace and agility

I go to work every week to avoid death — Lawyer, 83

Likely effect of China deal on Nigerian auto market

I had N200 when I started online radio – Lawal

Toyota takes locally assembled bus to Lagos fair

Mike Abdul, Esther Igbekele, others set for Night of Praise

Troops avert suicide bomb attempt in Borno

PHOTOS: Relatives, sympathisers protest over patient’s death at LUTH

14 killed in US shootings

Eight killed in Cambodian passenger bus crash

DELSU produces 24 first class graduates

I have nothing to do with Dasuki, Fani-Kayode – Falae

Fani-Kayode is afraid of his shadow –Lagos APC

2015 campaign fund: Probe fashola, Amaechi, says Fani-Kayode

Friday, April 22, 2016

I didn’t start as a keeper – Daniel

Falconets star targets U-20 Women’s World Cup

NFF crisis: LSFA urges Dalung to take a stand

Mikel must work for Olympic spot – Fuludu

Monarch worries over disappearance of 34-year-old woman

Friendlies will prepare Eagles for W’Cup qualifiers – Kaita

Yeye pride killing Nigerian basketball

Group renovates library in Imo, plans free legal services for prison inmates

Police move to end herdsmen, farmers’ clash

Naira devaluation may happen sooner or later –Chioke

Troops recover 198 captives from Boko Haram

Gunmen kidnap three Osun govt officials

DSS smashes certificate forgery syndicate in Kwara

We haven’t recovered from fighting Obasanjo, PDP laments

Children dropping out of school under Buhari – Gulak

Chibok girls and politics of broken promises

Saraki’s ordeal frightening other senators –Clarke

Lack of database stalls FG’s N500bn cash transfer scheme

No economy survives on one product –Omotosho

Debts: NCAA gives airlines two-month ultimatum

Luis Suárez breaks Barcelona record

Why office affairs seem difficult to break

Decay, filth rule police training colleges as new recruits warm up for resumption

Old age, more troubles: Heartbreaking tales of assault, killings against Nigeria’s senior citizens

Natural hair: Nigerian women’s new love affair

N338bn bailout: Benue, Imo diverted funds – ICPC report

Budget crisis: Buhari, N’Assembly leaders’ meeting called off

FG dismisses fear of power transmission disruption by NUEE

Amnesty accuses military of killing 350 Shi’ites

Cult clash claims life in Nasarawa Poly

Crisis brews in Offa poly over rector’s appointment

Wike dissolves caretaker committes, urges magistrates to be fearless

Saraki reverses National Assembly clerk’s appointment

My aides didn’t assault female lawmaker– CG Prisons

Nwobike transferred N750,000 to Justice Yunusa – Banker

Banky W, Funke Akindele, others speak at NEC 4

Child birth almost changed my sex life –Tiwa Savage

I never kicked Tonto Dikeh out of my record label –D’Banj

Mide Martins, hubby move to mend fences

I’ve been shaving my head since I was in primary one –Ik Ogbonna

Girls and their role models

It is not about Buhari

Seyi Law celebrates wife with Honda

How long should sex last?

Who is more unfaithful in marriage — man or woman?

Governors of different parties and their banter

Troops arrest four top Boko Haram commanders in Borno

Lagos magistrate orders Jonathan’s cousin’s remand in EFCC custody

Chadian President, Deby wins fifth term

Prince album forecast to hit number one after death

Army parades fake colonel

What five prominent Nigerians say about naira devaluation

10 secrets guys wish ladies knew

My aides didn’t assault female lawmaker – CG Prisons

Content creators demand more control in digital market

Earth Day: How you can save the world

Gunmen abduct Osun perm sec, others

UAE earmarks $4 billion to help Egypt’s economy

Troops kill 27 insurgents in fresh Borno battle

Ekitigate: Obanikoro loses bid to stop audio recording circulation

Nigerians won’t benefit from naira devaluation, Buhari insists

Police violence against detainees must stop – FG

Court dismisses Rickey Tarfa’s application to quash bribery charges

Murder: Supreme Court affirms death sentence for father of five

Mitsubishi Motors shares crash again on fuel-cheat scandal

Six years on, 10 Dagrin songs that have remained on Nigeria’s playlist

NIMASA: EFCC traces N316m to perm sec’s account

Thursday, April 21, 2016

WAEC to stop amendment on certificates in 2017

Fayose’s letter to Chinese govt

Support Buhari’s anti-corruption

Review power deregulation

Management tactics for business owners

Making the business-to-business customer experience better

Alleged molestation tears Queen’s college PTA apart

Group seeks task force on education

Pop legend, Prince, dies at 57

Writers’ body embarks on registration

Parents protest sale of Lagos schools’ playing field

NFF throws Eagles job open

Pinnick, Giwa didn’t listen to me – Dalung

How change affects the mental health of Nigerians

WHO declares Europe malaria-free

Murray-Bruce in ‘trouble’ over remark on Abacha’s loot

E-libraries pose no threat to us – Book publishers

It’s sad corrupt people are hiring protesters —NLC

B’Haram resorts to ‘strapping bombs to birds’

House summons minister over assault on female Rep

DPR blames marketers as petrol scarcity worsens

Lotus Capital plans to launch Halal Fund

Dangote Cement invests $5bn in new factories

Ex-ICAN president faults naira devaluation

Checking terrorist threat to civil aviation

Chinese organ harvesting ring: Height of cruelty

Bring back the change agenda

Convention: l won’t contest any position, says Metuh

APC loses bid to stop Ondo LG poll

Imo Assembly suspends three legislators

Ex-PENGASSAN president joins Edo gov race

I conveyed guns to Lagos APC campaign venues – Cultist

Ogun lawmakers dissolve AMORAN executive, okada riders protest

Pupil drowns in well, mother demands probe

Police inspector accused of working with robber dismissed

NEW! Job Vacancies

FG stops deduction of loans from states’ allocations

N2.7tn TSA funds not for sharing, says AGF

Kaduna seeks death sentence for 50 Shi’ites

Bayelsa Assembly risks sanction for refusing to inaugurate lawmakers-elect


Dickson writes Buhari, accuses oil firms of tax default

Ex-Bauchi gov candidate arrested for N6.5bn fraud

N2.5bn fraud: EFCC arrests Jonathan’s campaign director, Nenadi Usman

Zoning compounds PDP woes as govs reject reports

Kogi: Reps grill Arase for flouting N’Assembly’s directive

I’m proud to overtake Ronaldo – Suarez

Oyedeji clears air on meeting with Dalung

Buhari returns budget, meets Saraki, Dogara on Friday

Saraki faces fresh charges before conduct tribunal

Siasia warns Musa, Iwobi, Omeruo

Afelokhai hails victorious Enyimba

Pop legend, Prince dies at 57

Population, conditions of IDPs frightening – Buhari

Concentration of wealth in digital market unsustainable – Lanier

Alleged murder: Court sends Rivers ex-LG chair back to prison

Saraki faces fresh charges for receiving governor’s salary as senator

N’Assembly leadership to meet Buhari on 2016 budget

House summons CG prisons over female Rep’s assault

Police declare ex-militant leader wanted over alleged arson

Boko Haram: Don’t organise rallies to celebrate our success, says Army

Police arraign Lebanese for forging Nigerian citizenship document

Rescuing Chibok girls remain our priority – US

Court jails 70 years old chief for raping pupils

Church facing threat of false indoctrination – Ademowo

Catholic Church threatens to sue Fayose over education tax

LAUTECH partners US varsity on mangoes, cashew processing.

LAUTECH partners US varsity on mangoes, cashew processing 

NCAA asks airlines to settle debts within two months

Deployment of policemen in North-East on course – FPRO

Deployment of policemen to North-East on course-FPRO

Groups fault suit against Okobaba relocation

Bird flu: Plateau closes 62 farms, destroys 190,000 birds

Court defers ruling in Rickey Tarfa’s case

Court faults monarch’s installation

FG’s objection: Court rules on Bi-Courtney’s suit today

The meeting point of Saraki, Ibori’s trials

NBA directs branches to hold elections in June

Police to pay fine over delay in lawyer’s matter

Cybercrime: AGF tasks council on safe online operations

‘Eagles need tougher European opponents’

Giwa’s NFF appoints dead ref for a game

Enyimba qualify for Champions League group phase

Nigeria to play Mali, Luxembourg

Bayelsa APC ward chairmen protest in Abuja

Governorship: Oshiomhole’s deputy demands free, fair primary

PDP Convention: l won’t vie for any position, says Metuh

Fear envelopes two Benue communities as crisis consumes four

Five gruesome Fulani herdsmen attacks since January 2016

Uproar at CCT over Saraki’s application to disqualify judge

I will not accept any SUV – Ben Murray-Bruce

VW to offer US owners $5,000 over emissions scandal

Mitsubishi loses $2.5bn in stock over fuel-cheating scandal

One-time slave Harriet Tubman to be new face of US$20 bill

Economy: Governors’ meeting ends in deadlock

NFF picks Amodu, Salisu as interim managers  

Alleged murder: Court remands ex-Rivers LG boss in prison

‘APC won’t compromise Senate leadership’

Niger to improve squash courts

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

World Team Cup: ITF lists Nigeria U14 Boys

Kenya disqualified from 2017 U-20 AFCON

Mrs Buhari’s hustle

‘How we drugged cab driver, snatched taxi’

Couple found dead in apartment in Ondo

Lawyer arraigned for forging court record, LASG stamp

Fire kills two in Oyo, guts Lagos market

Gunmen invade five Lagos communities, displace residents

Fake Ambodes attempt withdrawing N50m from LASG account

Don’t accept B’Haram loan, DHQ warns youths

Sterling Bank urges FG to implement budget

Third development plan can still be implemented –Gowon

Shell defies order to halt production at facility

NDIC seeks creation of national savings bank

No new MTN talks until Reps probe ends – Minister

We can’t meter one million customers yearly – Discos

‘NASS cars purchase promotes corruption’

YABATECH accuses ex-bursar, others of stealing N1.6bn

Senate suspends amendments of CCB/CCT law

EFCC already cleared CCT chairman —Investigation

US, African forces located Chibok girls several times

Dasukigate: 10 plaintiffs ask court to sack Emefiele

Families of Lagos accident victims yet to appear

Anti-graft ambassador: EFCC rejects Ekweremadu, says corruption fighting back

Commissioner blames money for failure of councils

Saraki moves to stop trial again

My client deceived me about his case — Oyeniji

Aviation workers ground Arik flights over N12.5bn debt

Reps probe fresh pension scam under PTAD

How best to engage employees

Firm promotes local production of pipeline pigs

NUPENG, fuel tanker drivers move to curb accidents

Fulani herdsmen attack Oyo farmers

CJ okays disciplinary tribunal for errant architects

Stemming malaria scourge among women

Amnesty scam: EFCC arraigns Kingsley Kuku’s aides, others

Asteven Solar plans to generate 50MW

Important regulatory requirements for your business

LAUTECH produces 105 first class, 112 PhD holders

Unpaid salaries: Osun APC begs FG for fresh bailout

Amaechi, others plan road map for transport

Fanfare on the road to CCT

150,000 jobs lost in Nigeria’s oil industry – PENGASSAN

Blame bad politics for declining education – Caleb varsity boss

NLNG owns largest shipping fleet in Nigeria – MD

Ghana’s lead in WASCE: Lessons for Nigeria

Nipco’s storage capacity hits 84 million litres

Shi’ites deadlier than B’Haram insurgents, says Sharia council

Swedish politician quits after refusing to shake women’s hands

Eco-hypocrisy: From ‘ozone tax’ to emissions fraud

The change that Buhari needs

Workers protest move to sack Nigerians in Siemens

Suarez hits four, Barca bounce back with 8-0 rout

Oil prices jump 4% on falling US output

EFCC’s denial of my title, worrisome -Ekweremadu

TRENDING: Arik Air, #FgSlashesHIVBudget

Intellectual property: Stable growth vital for Africa, says Gurry

DHQ warns youths in the North-east against accepting loans from Boko Haram

Osinbajo’ll combine pastor, Vice-President’s jobs – Presidency

Japan awards N1.4bn grant for IDPs in North-East 

No currency swap deal with China – FG

Court remands ex-Rivers LG boss in prison over murder

National honours: Corrupt recipients to lose awards, says FG

Osun APC begs FG for fresh bailout 

2016 Budget: We are still talking, says FG

Enugu records 472 sexual assault cases

Reps probe police N10bn security budget approved by Buhari

Reps summon FCT minister over revenue service

Reps probe fresh pension scams under PTAD

Nigerian Drums Festival: Three lessons from opening ceremony

Unions stop Arik passengers from entering Abuja airport hall

Court orders DSS to pay detained Ekiti lawmaker N5m

Increase agric sector funding, FG tells Bank of Industry

DSS arraigns two for cloning Ambode’s number

BREAKING: Senate suspends ammendments of CCB/CCT, Criminal Justice Acts

Zambians attack foreigners, loot shops

EU charges Google with abusing Android market dominance

Judge offers to pay teenager’s fine who stabbed paedophile

Saraki seeks to stall trial again, asks judge to disqualify self 

BREAKING: Buhari meets ministers over budget

BREAKING: Ekweremadu not our anti-corruption ambassador – EFCC

PHOTOS: Saraki, some senators at the CCT today

Why world’s smallest phones, Zanco Fly are doing well in the market

You can’t summon CCT judge, SERAP tells Senate

We traced 17 accounts to Badeh – EFCC

Donald Trump wins New York GOP primary

WIPO rallies experts to boost digital content economy

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Onazi set to delay Juve party

Omeruo good for Olympics – Erico

NFF tech committee meets on Eagles coach

Wenger must make big signings –Parlour

Diabetes Cure Revealed!!!

There can’t be zero violence in N’East —COAS

Age falsification: NJC recommends two judges for retirement

705,352 apply for 10,000 police jobs

Again, court dismisses Dasuki’s bid to stop trial

Ese: Court decides secret trial on May 12

Dogara, others urge FG to fix power sector

FEC decides on budget crisis today

10 killed, 12 injured in Lagos auto crash

Protest in Delta over alleged killings by Fulani herdsmen

30-year-old scrap collector rapes pupil, gives her N200

Police arrest tailor for raping eight-year-old

Confusion as hoodlums attack Edo council boss

Rerun: DSS drags Rivers SSG, APC candidate before court

Be ready to jail 5,000 pastors, PFN tells el-Rufai

Lagos arraigns Synagogue’s trustees, engineers for manslaughter

Arms scam: Ex-NAF boss, Amosu, returns N2.3bn to FG

Pension: EFCC arrests suspended DG, others for N2.5bn fraud

EFCC uncovers 37,395 ghost workers on FG payroll

Peugeot to deliver 360 exotic cars to Reps in June

Whistle-blowers exposed Saraki – Witness

Giwa fined N6.75m, banished to Ilorin

2016 budget gridlock harmful to economy

Caring for adults with shingles

Workers criticise Lagos for poor water supply

NSCDC arrests illegal miners, suspected vandals in Delta

Nationwide blackout looms as TCN locks out workers

Most applicants not fit for available jobs – Adeyemi

Rolls-Royce reveals new convertible Dawn

Lassa fever: Don’t neglect environmental hygiene

Don’t cut workers’ contract cycle, NUPENG tells NNPC

Stamp duty dispute: Pending legal tussle stalls Senate hearing

EFCC names Ekweremadu, Anti-corruption Ambassador

FCT police recover 16 cars from robbery gangs

Badeh: EFCC’s witness admits making conflicting statements

Lagos arraigns SCOAN trustees, engineers for manslaughter

Ese: Court adjourns ruling on secret trial to May 12

Senate justifies purchase of exotic jeeps for N36.5m each

APC asks Yoruba monarchs to caution Fayose 

Sugary drinks can cause certain cancers – Study

Defence lawyer reveals details of fraud petitions against Saraki

Recruitment: Police receive over 700,000 applications

We’re vindicated, Fayose collected roads refund- APC

Doctors, nurses quarantined, as Lassa fever kills patient ‎at UBTH

GOC escapes assassination in Boko Haram’s ambush

Edo 2016: Criticising Oshiomhole’s performance won’t help PDP, says ex-Senator

NJC retires judges over age falsification, delay of judgment

Photos: Nigerian Drums Festival

Senators who accompanied Saraki to CCT

Kareto calm after Boko Haram attack – Military

Court dismisses Dasuki’s third application to stop trial

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BREAKING: Suicide attack in Kabul kills several, injures 198 others

7 Early Signs of Type 2 Diabetes And How To Deal With Them!


Monday, April 18, 2016

Soldiers arrest 92 armed herdsmen in Abuja

Saraki, Dogara, others meet to decide on budget

Chinese loan: Gbajabiamila writes Jingping, says Fayose lied

EFCC arraigns Tompolo, Akpobolokemi’s brothers in absentia

How Akpobolokemi, others diverted N1.1bn NIMASA funds –EFCC

Buhari repairing Nigeria’s reputation damaged by Jonathan —Fashola

#PanamaPapers: 12 firms linked to Wale Tinubu

B’Haram attacks soldiers in Borno

N10bn PDP gift: EFCC arrests Jonathan’s ex-aide

Saraki didn’t declare UK, Lagos, Abuja houses –Witness

Luxury jeeps: Senators insensitive, greedy, says NLC

Ogun police seize three petrol-laden tankers

Lagos gunmen attack commercial bus, kill passenger

Motorcyclist lures, rapes pupil in hotel

We paid FG $42bn in five years – Shell

Group wants law to check budget delays

Distraction caused Eagles’ AFCON ouster, says Amokachi

Alele-Williams, others on e-learning mission to Osinbajo

Police sergeant, others arrested for armed robbery

Agric in social media age

NMA seeks early detection of diabetes

PDP neglected South-East for 16 years, says Okorocha

Death traps for our grandchildren

EFCC arraigns American for $2.3m visa scam

#PanamaPapers: 12 offshore companies linked to Tinubu’s nephew

My trial won’t disturb Senate proceedings – Saraki

21 wounded as bomb rips through Jerusalem bus

Shiites terrorised Zaria community for over 40 years, says witness

Senate’s purchase of exotic cars insensitive, criminal – NLC

Speaking up for domestic servants

INEC’s performance in recent elections ‘very bad’ – poll

Akpobolokemi, others diverted N1.1bn NIMASA fund approved by Jonathan – Witness

Court remands five for kidnap, murder of corps member

Bayelsa seals off Shell facility over permit

Let Senate sit while Saraki faces his trial – CCT

Panic in Osogbo as suspected cultists stone ex-convict to death

Saraki’s wife denied link to husband’s firms – Witness

FG reveals alleged falsehoods in Saraki’s asset declaration forms

‎Cleric drugged, killed my wife − husband of singer found dead in Edo hotel

New NYSC DG takes over, promises transparency 

Pistorius sentence hearing set for June

EFCC arraigns Tompolo, Akpobolokemi’s  brothers in absentia

Factional APC dissociates self from vote of no confidence

Hard times hit Bayelsa as eateries, shops close down

How Saraki paid for N522m property in seven tranches

FRSC refutes claims of Federal High Court nullifying its power

Those criticising Fayose’s letter on China loan hypocritical – Aide

PHOTOS: Senate President, Bukola Saraki at CCT today

Saraki’s CCT trial to proceed day-to-day

Nigerian troops, terrorists battle in Kareto

Soldier killed during Rivers election buried amid tears

Dangote truck driver crushes own conductor to death

OPEC meeting ends without deal on oil production

Weak health sector encourages medical tourism, says Medical Association

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Nadal wins ninth Monte Carlo title

Anti-China loan comment: Fayose is ignorant, say Odigie-Oyegun, Oni

‘Kogi gov didn’t donate N70m at Aisha’s book launch’

Failure to save oil revenue indefensible – Sanusi

Roma grab Nigerian stars – Report

Economic crisis: Five banks’ profit drop by N54bn

Distribution of exotic vehicles divides senators

Fuel queues grow longer in Lagos, Ogun, others

Businesses, services should move to the cloud – Masha

Poll: Mimiko diverting workers salaries, alleges APC

Help! I’m a musician and I am broke!

Troops uncover B’Haram underground armoury

Gunmen storm Rivers communities, kill four

Rangers extend lead, Pillars crack, Sunshine burn El-Kanemi

Benue farmers sue Fulani herdsmen for N100bn

Widow seeks justice after losing daughter to hoodlums

Reps await Buhari’s footnotes on budget ‘grey areas’

Poor power supply may continue till May

Budget: S’South APC knocks N’Assembly, seeks legal redress

Police arrest robbery suspects, cultists in Ogun

Troops recover arms from Boko Haram

Chibok girls, symbol of governance failure – Ezekwesili

TUC demands probe of UNIPORT student’s killing by police

Amendment of CCB Act, manifestation of legislative rascality – TMG

Group asks education minister to recall sacked VCs

Odigie-Oyegun tackles Fayose over comment on China loan

CCB/T law: Falana writes Dogara, urges Reps to reject amendment

Benue community sues six Fulani herdsmen for N100 billion

Crisis looms at Ofa Poly over selection of rector – lecturers

UK expresses support for President Buhari’s anti-graft war

NIPOST to introduce banking services to rural areas — Shittu

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Gov polls: EFCC arrests INEC chiefs for taking N675m in bribes

Boko Haram crippled, can no longer take territory —Buhari

Nigeria doesn’t need IMF loan – FG

UNIMAID graduates 172 first-class students

How junior civil servants fleece Nigeria of millions – ICPC

We’ll work with anyone but Sheriff – Ex-PDP ministers

Interest rates will still go up — Emefiele

Army warns Enugu residents against land encroachment

Imo civil servants decry hard times

My husband moved out, abandoned his children — Mide Martins

Buhari seeking loans because PDP looted treasury – Ngige

Stop organising Hajj, Muslim council tells FG

One in three Nasarawa children suffers starvation — Govt

CBN approves N26bn aid for sugar mill in Niger

Army kills 34 insurgents, rescues 455 in Borno

Fayose’s letter on Chinese loan irresponsible — APC

‘Attacks on Kachikwu ill-informed, mischievous’

Rivers: Supreme Court killing election petitions, says Sagay

Opadokun warns Buhari, Osinbajo on anti-graft war

I’m not aware of Kogi APC’s ‘no confidence’ vote — Bello

Sheriff visits Ladoja

Patients groan as doctors declare strike in Ekiti

Woman fakes pregnancy with N20m cocaine at Lagos airport

Aluko behind plot to impeach Fayose — Olugbemi

CCB/CCT law amendment to give Saraki immunity – Marafa

Buhari didn’t sign any loan deal with China – Presidency


New Chibok girls’ video made us feel better – Nkeki, victim’s father

Jonathan’s govt promised us lies – Lawan, Chibok girl’s parent

Panama Papers: The difference with Nigeria

I will get married again – Hauwa Mukan

Students’ allegations against VC not true — Unilag DSA

We don’t know who killed the student — UNIPORT

UNIPORT responsible for student’s death —SUG

Injuries set my football career back – Akwuegbu

I constantly assess myself –Yewande Zaccheaus

VC’s refusal to respond to our letters led to protest —UNILAG SUG President

I don’t want my female genitals anymore – Man with breasts, others

My husband dislikes domestic chores — Ernest Asuzu’s wife

FG subsidises petrol by N10.31 per litre

My First Car – Ushebe

High piracy attacks push up marine insurance rate

All my father’s children take music lessons —Made, Femi Kuti’s son

Goodluck Ryan, as with Jonathan

Overcoming challenges of non-oil export trade

Fuel queues won’t disappear till May — Marketers

Nigeria has enough resources to grow insurance – Lawal

Mixed metaphors: Fits and starts

Electricity policy’ll improve investment in Nigeria says US

Pope brings 12 refugees to Rome after Lesbos visit

Aston Villa relegated from Premier League

NDLEA arrests woman who faked pregnancy with wraps of cocaine

Military opens camp for repentant Boko Haram members

Troops kill 17 insurgents, rescue 455 captives in Borno

ERA indicts Agip for 500 barrels of crude oil spill

Buhari returns after one week in China

We’ll overcome economic challenge without IMF loan – FG

Friday, April 15, 2016

Buhari moves to stop data hosting overseas

National ID won’t replace INEC voter card – NIMC

Nigerians need to embrace energy conservation –Ogbuenyi

Iwobi, Success will help Siasia – Bosso

I still regret my 2010 World Cup red card – Kaita

I want European action – Omeruo

We want to make b’ball history in Rio – D’Tigers

Murray sets up Nadal semis

Joshua set to avoid Fury’s July 9 date

NFF crisis not helpful to Nigeria’s Rio Olympic plans

High aspirations for Rio-bound Nigeria

Iwobi staying focused amid plaudits

Adebayor hails Leroy’s appointment

ICPC seizes 61 houses from female civil servant

China trip yields over $6bn investments, says Buhari

2019: How PDP will choose presidential candidate, others –Metuh

Again, Saraki loses bid to stop corruption trial

2016 Budget: Presidency sends list of ‘grey areas’ to N’Assembly

Herdsmen: FG will find lasting solution –Presidency

Cash crunch: Tithes, offerings drop in churches

Police declare war on Fulani herdsmen bearing arms

We killed, buried cleric, woman, kidnap suspects confess

NSCDC destroys 700 drums of illegally refined fuel in rivers

Navy renews zeal to curb oil thefts in coastal area

Journalist’s abduction: CP goes tough on Imo community

Suspected kidnappers kill member for alleged betrayal

More on the women spot

APC, a party divided against itself

Panama Papers: Eminent Nigerians in another corruption cesspool

There is no beer produced in Nigeria that I have not tasted –Peter Fatomilola

Inconclusive elections are signs of progress –Ikoiwak, Rivers State REC

I started cooking at seven –Kehinde Daniel

Okorocha’s wife empowers less privileged, builds skills centre

My madam opened my legs and poured pepper in my ‘thing’– Housemaid, 8, brutalised for stealing food

Our son vanished without any explanation one month to his wedding – Family of missing driver

Trailer knocks down fleeing highway robbers in Ogun

Murdered in cold blood, family of slain OOU student hunt for witness to murder

Frustration, anger as heat wave worsens Nigerians’ misery

NigComSat-1R becoming white elephant four years after –Investigation

Tales of death, torment as tuberculosis ravages young lives in Delta

Why you should sing for one hour every day

I’m not under any pressure to get married –Empress Njamah

Emma Nyra dazzles with new classy BMW

Old Ojo Road, Lagos new sin city: Residents lament as brothels take over Lagos community

KSA, others light up OGD’s glamorous birthday

Celebs without endorsement deals

‘I’m glad I earned a degree before facing music’

Aisha Buhari’s book presentation like no other

I didn’t want my parents to watch my sex role in Fifty –Mr. Nigeria

WHO declares Adamawa polio-free

Gowon lists conditions for Nigeria’s industrial development

Acting DG, Women Centre, dies in auto crash

NDLEA arrests passenger with 193 wraps of cocaine in socks

Mass graves discovered in Greece

I didn’t indict Jonathan over ‘savings’ statement – Okonjo-Iweala

2019: PDP adopts Option A4 to pick presidential candidate

Strong quake in Japan kills nine, topples homes

My China trip yielded over $6bn investments – Buhari

EFCC opposes Tarfa’s application to stop bribery trial

Budget: Senate faults FIRS’ N16bn salary for proposed staff

Boko Haram: UK supports Nigeria with £32m

Buhari promises to restructure Nigeria’s economy

Genital slashed as rival cult groups clash over girlfriend

Job vacancies

Hospital vacancies at Mercy Group Clinics, Abeokuta

VACANCY- An international company requires the service of an accountant

Vacancies in a leading fast growing Agro processing industry

FG owes power firms N213bn – Electricity firms

IITA has vacancy for the position of Executive Assistant

Vacancies in upstream petroleum company

VACANCIES: Infrastructure Bank plc requires the services of the following:

Boko Haram: US seeks more coordinated military campaign

Zamfara pledges support for FRSC

Court dismisses‎ Saraki’s suit to stop CCT trial

Australia launches first medicinal marijuana farm

City-Real, Atletico-Bayern in Champions League semi-finals

#PanamaPapers: Spainish minister quits over allegations

Lagos to construct additional pedestrian bridge at Ojota

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Family bribes Ogun cop to find sawmill worker

Police detain inspector accused of working with robber

Landlady arrested for setting tenants’ apartment ablaze

Lagos magistrate: Counsel faults transfer, demotion

Policeman kills NSCDC official in Calabar

Mile 12 traders reject market relocation

Fayose asks China to stop $2bn loan to Nigeria

$24bn crude scam: Reps vow to sanction indicted firms

Aishat Buhari’s book: Guests refuse to disclose donations

Bayelsa workers reject Dickson’s one-month pay offer

Sagay, Falana condemn Senate’s bid to amend CCT law

Senate summons service chiefs, Reps demand rescue date

Halt CCT Act amendment

Legislating from Panama

Buhari’s policy thrust

Re: Proliferation of first class degrees

Lagos community where cars, okadas are ‘forbidden’

No will to save under Jonathan – Okonjo-Iweala

States’ IGR dropped by N25.1bn in 2015 – NBS

NOSDRA, NSCDC to track down pipelines vandals

We buy dollar at N320, says PZ Cussons

W’Bank to help Africa with citizens’ identification

Between work ethic and sleep ethic

We perfected Ekiti rigging in hotel –Aluko

Ogun school owners split over fraud allegation

PDP chairmanship: Sheriff hits town with campaign vehicles

Nigeria to lose N199bn to Forcados terminal closure

Nigeria and enemies within

Fashola, Ugwuanyi seek inclusive economic growth

Making local govts more effective

Omeruo targets Rio 2016 Olympics

Time to ignore IMF’s unsolicited advice

FCT election: PDP loses out as APC wins five seats

#Chibokgirls: We’ll rescue all Boko Haram hostages, says military

Navy impounds one million litres of stolen oil

We perfected Ekiti rigging in hotel – Aluko

Police write Dickson, warn of security breach

Be patient with me, Buhari begs Chibok girls’ parents

#Chibokgirls: Senate summons NSA, service chiefs

Chibok girls kidnapping timelime

PHOTOS: #BBOG rally in Lagos

We’ll sign MoU on 4th Mainland Bridge before May 29 − Ambode

#Chibokgirls: Reps ask FG to set target for Chibok girls’ rescue

Unpaid salaries: Bayelsa LG workers reject proposed one-month pay

IGP warns officers against interference in land matters

Absence of CCT chairman stalls Orubebe’s trial

Anambra seeks fund from Afreximbank

Hoodlums attack fuel attendants, steal N700,000

#ChibokGirls: Sani asks FG to negotiate with Boko Haram

Budget: Dogara to meet Buhari

#ChibokGirls: FG cautious over ‘proof of life’ Chibok girls video

BREAKING: Police block #BBOG activists from presidential villa

PHOTOS: #BBOG demands rescue of Chibok girls two years after

Chibok girls: Ezekwesili lead BBOG rally in Abuja

POLL: How would you rate the performance of INEC in the last few elections?

No prima facie case if allegations are outside realm of reality

My boss gave me N500 after my first case — Kushimo

Industrial accident: Failing legal system worsens victims’ woes

Legal remedies available to victims of medical negligence

Ikeja Electric targets 15,000 meters monthly

Commercial oil production to begin at Otakikpo soon

Nipco converts 4,000 vehicles to run on gas

Angola overtakes Nigeria as Africa’s top oil producer

AGF reassures ICC of FG’s commitment to human rights

ICC not biased against African countries — Bensouda

NBA presidential aspirant, Gadzama, welcomes new voting system

B’Haram: Group petitions AI on 45 detained suspects

Oyo assembly summons IBEDC over billing, prepaid meters

Caring for a child with chickenpox

Your diet can weaken your immune system

Iwobi happy playing for Nigeria, fans

Giwa, others to face NFF disciplinary committee

Customs impound N19.24m poultry in Ogun

NIMASA pushes for early passage of anti-piracy law

Absence of prosecution witness stalls Farouk Lawan’s trial

Court awards N400,000 against INEC over PVC dispute

B’Haram war: Court martial acquits Brigadier General

Essential skills for business growth

Why banks won’t give you loan

Zenith Bank League: Dolphins rest as Deepwater win

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Drunkenness made me rape my wife’s sister – Suspect

Police arrest traders’ chairman for alleged stealing

Robbers disguise as patients, attack Lagos hospital

Lagos queries, transfers magistrate over Lekki Gardens case

Club uses hired driver, vehicle as collateral

Buhari’s wife as a beauty therapist

The Chibok girls must be found – and freed

Between ‘okada’ and the Lagos of our dreams

I’ve delivered on electoral promises – Mimiko

President, governors must quit office before elections – Sule

PDP suspends Borno chairman

Disregard military report on Ekiti election, Fayose tells FG

Lagos CJ frees 153 Kirikiri prisons inmates

Protesters block Aregbesola’s convoy

Unpaid salaries: Bayelsa workers turn to begging for survival

Anti-Fulani herdsmen protesters shut down Benue

Oronsaye withdrew N190m from secret account – Witness

We’ll crush pipeline vandals like Boko Haram – Buhari

Budget: Calabar-Lagos rail project splits Senate

OGSIEC set for referendum in five LCDAs

‘Buhari can’t stop Saraki’s trial’

IG demands audit of police armouries

Terrorism: DSS arrests Al-Barnawi’s deputy, impersonators

Prosecute Shi’ites’ killers, Amnesty tells FG

Poor services: CPC demands compensation for telecom subscribers

Nigerians abroad remitted $21bn in 2015 –W’Bank

EU to invest €20m in Gulf of Guinea

UK to meet BringBackOurGirls group

‘Buhari raises girls’ kidnap at every security meeting’

BBOG blames Jonathan’s unbelief for girls’ ordeal

Parents identify daughters in new B’Haram video

Osimhen hits F’Eagles camp, rues Wolfsburg loss

FG seeks N3.2tn for transport infrastructure

Despair as Chibok girls spend 731 days in captivity

Why do Fulani lives matter?

Niger starts stadium renovation

Haunting two-year absence of Chibok girls

States borrowed N13.1tn from banks in 2015 – NBS

Senate moves to pass PIB, probes JV funding

Issues in Nigeria-China currency swap

BREAKING: Atletico eliminates Barca from Champions League

States borrowed N12.9tn from banks in 2015 – NBS

Presidency faults UK Telegraph on Nigeria’s terror war

Chibok girls: Two years, too long, says Odumakin

NFF crisis: I’m yet to receive court order, says Dalung

FG must try those behind Shi’ite killings –Amnesty International

PIB passes first reading again

Senate probes NNPC’s Joint Venture cash calls

Fayose in China for trade fair, technical partnership

Buhari vows to treat vandals like Boko Haram members

Southern senators back Buhari on budget

#PanamaPapers: I’ve no foreign account, T.B Joshua insists

570,174 candidates apply for police job

Court jails man, 25, for stealing BlackBerry phone

Boy shoots cousin dead in Imo

Lagos CJ frees 153 Kirikiri inmates

How Oronsaye spent FG’s N190m in secret account – Witness

Gov Bello bemoans poor state of courts in Niger

NBA pledges to sanction corrupt lawyers

#Panamapapers: Police raid law firm

Thumb sucking children risk protruded teeth, speech impairment – Expert

Ronaldo sets TWO new Champions League records

Marriage may help fight cancer − study

Buratai decries infrastructure decay in barracks

Two French soldiers die in Mali after vehicle hit mine

China court rules against same-sex couple’s marriage application

Why teenage girls become suicide bombers – Escapee

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Chris Giwa and NFF crisis

Re: Fashola, dualise this road

Is budget 2016 jinxed?

Re: The story about Osun

Proliferation of first class degrees

Develop skills to meet market needs – Adebayo

ICA registrar advises experts on credit management

CIPM offers entrepreneurship opportunities to graduates

ICSAN head says lack of integrity affecting economy

NLC laments rising outsourcing, casualisation

UNIPORT protest, killing, plot to sack me – VC

Reps summon AGF, IGP, say Malami fuelling Kogi crisis

Police arrest man, 40, for raping nine-year-old girl

Man, 27, nabbed for robbing prostitute in Edo

Ndlea arrests 135 hemp sellers in Delta

Police rescue politician 10 hours after kidnap

Gospel singer found dead in Edo hotel

ERA laments 17 deaths in oilfield explosions

Woman kidnaps her kids, demands ransom from husband

Police arrest four kidnappers in Bauchi

‘10 workers with fake certificates nabbed in Kwara’

Herbalist defrauds blessing- seeking Lagos barber of N1.6m

Suspected robber burnt to death, two arrested

Fleeing suspect kills driver with stone

Giwa insists on NFF takeover, ‘sacks’ state FAs

Falcons beat Senegal 2-0, qualify for 2015 AWCON

China offers $6bn infrastructure loan to Nigeria

PanamaPapers: EFCC promises to probe named Nigerians

Senate in rowdy session, vows not to revisit budget

Assembly considers bill to tackle cultists, hoodlums

Lagos HOMS winners to get Mushin apartments

New Mile 12 Market ready in six months – Ambode

‘Badeh appointed officer to convert N558m to dollars’

Five Chibok parents received calls from missing girls’ mobiles

Malami justifies MTN N1.04tn fine reduction, Reps kick

Saraki’s suit: Judge to deliver withheld judgment Friday

Fulani herdsmen kill 15 in Taraba

Senate begins amendments to CCT Act

Troops arrest three B’Haram’s commanders, kill 20

Why I collected Otedola’s $100,000 ‘bribe’ – Emenalo

EFCC arraigns ex-acting NIMASA DG, Jauro, for N295.6m fraud

Market fire killed 600 in 15 months – CG

Budget: Between Buhari and National Assembly

Nigeria end ITTF Africa tourney without gold

Osinbajo is wrong on VAT

Unnecessary begging

Governors have less funds to work with –Ugwuanyi

Unrepentant prodigal state governors

Fuel queues fail to disappear

Barca won’t disappoint – Messi

Grow snails to strengthen naira

Inflation rises to near four-year high of 12.8%

Nigeria and maritime security in the Gulf of Guinea

The Bad, the ugly and the good

Power, telecom firms must go public – SEC

Blackout: Power firms agree to supply stranded electricity

Much ado about INEC’s inconclusive elections

Should you build your first house in the village? (2)

Eagles: Ladi rejects Nigerian coaches

Group accuses Oyo of withholding funds for family planning

Aso Rock security operatives lament one-year unpaid allowance

FG probes ‘defamatory’ report on Swiss envoy

Mile 12 Market’ll be relocated in six months – Ambode

N2.8bn fraud: NAMA’s MD gets N20m bail

EFCC arraigns ex-acting NIMASA DG, Jauro for N295.6m fraud

Boko Haram members flee Sambisa hideout

VIDEO: Lagosians groan as using Ojota foot-bridge becomes difficult

Nigeria, Cameroonian troops capture three Boko Haram commanders

Budget: FG insists Calabar-Abuja rail project submitted to NASS

Ajimobi okays death penalty for kidnappers

EFCC promises to probe Nigerians involved in Panama Papers

Fayemi’s ex-Aide alleges threat to life, petitions Police

Students’ protest, killing, ploy to sack me – UNIPORT VC

Judge to deliver judgment on‎ Saraki’s suit Friday

ICC not biased against African countries – Bensouda

Nigeria’s future is bright, says Buhari

#PanamaPapers: CSOs demand probe of implicated Nigerians

BREAKING: Reps summon AGF, IGP over Kogi Assembly crisis

I collected Otedola’s $100,000 to expose him – Emenalo

Six killed, three injured in Delta road crash

Sitting for too long may kill you − study

NDLEA arrests 135 Indian hemp sellers in Delta

Policeman fired for telling speeding drivers to accept Jesus

Federal character abuse hinders progress – Ekweremadu

Lagosians groan as using Ojota foot-bridge becomes difficult

Court adjourns N750,000 bribery case against SAN

#PanamaPapers: Offshore firm linked to T.B. Joshua

[MULTIMEDIA] When fuel goes scarce…

115 illegal migrants rescued off coast of Tripoli

Monday, April 11, 2016

Lagos to arraign 28 tax defaulters

347 corpses buried after Shiites, soldiers clash –Kaduna SSG

We’ve jurisdiction to hear Dasuki’s suit – ECOWAS Court

Two die, UNIPORT shut as students protest fee payment

Nigeria doesn’t need loan to fund budget –ASUU

How to benefit from technology -created jobs

Hot spots in real estate investment

The story about Osun

Dwarf athlete Onye laments non-payment of Buhari money

Akwuegbu: Eagles AFCON ouster affecting Nigerian players

Messi remains world’s top paid player

NFF crisis: FIFA threatens to ban Nigeria

Enyimba will beat Etoile in Tunisia – Udoji

Kachikwu’s empty promise

Ending fuel scarcity

Police reformation, a must

We won’t forget Biafra, MASSOB replies South-East APC

Youths attack lawmaker over failed promises

Nasarawa Assembly passes vote of confidence in speaker

I’ve not left Fayose’s govt – SSG

N5.6bn diversion: Orji Kalu’s re-arraignment holds May 16

Tompolo sues FG over N45.9bn fraud charges

Herdsmen, farmers clashes may cause national crisis – Oshiomhole, Mimiko

B’Haram lures Nigerians with loans

Contractors paid N1bn into Sule Lamido’s accounts –EFCC

N400m paid to Metuh on Jonathan’s order –Witness

Budget: Heads may roll in govt parastatals, agencies

Equities lose N234bn in one day…Nigeria faces exclusion from MSCI

New vessels expected as fuel scarcity lingers

Probing Nigerians involved in Panama Papers

ICT accounts for 10% of Nigeria’s revenue –Don

Digitalisation to drive govt’s operational excellence – Avaya MD

Lawmakers in online campaign over Lagos-Calabar rail project

Re: Audit report: Tame NNPC now

How to achieve better sleep

Who needs a marathon race in Nigeria?

Lagos principal recalled, NUT claims pupil’s injuries fabricated

Lagos CP summons policeman accused by suspected robber

PHOTOS: Residents queue to use Ojota pedestrial bridge

UPDATED: Two feared killed as UNIPORT students protest over tuition

Activists ask Buhari to probe diversion of Osun LG funds

We’ll institute agric policies to reduce food imports – CBN

ECOWAS Court says it has jurisdiction to hear Dasuki’s suit

Aregbesola seeks assembly’s approval to reduce budget

Topless activists held at Morocco homosexuality trial

Ekiti SSG denies resignation rumour

Police seal off NFF secretariat, chase out workers

Pirates abduct six Turkish crew off Nigeria coast – Navy

Lagos creates website for laws

Police arrest man, 40, for raping nine-year-old girl

PDP no longer exciting – Ex-chairman, Nwodo

Court adjourns N750,000 bribery case against senior advocate

US demands unconditional release of Chibok girls

BREAKING: Tompolo sues FG over N45.9bn fraud charges

Metuh finally calls first defence witness

Borno unfolds post insurgency plans for Civilian JTF

Court fixes May 16 for Orji Kalu’s re-arraignment

BREAKING: Students shut down UNIPORT over new fees policy

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Bakare flays leaders for politicising Chibok girls’ abduction

PanamaPapers: SERAP wants indicted Nigerian leaders probed

Recover $200bn loot, shelve $2bn loan plan, Falana tells FG

‘Arresting Jonathan’ll spell doom for Buhari govt’

Grant amnesty to repentant looters, says SAN

PDP wins Ife bye-election

FG projects $25bn annual revenue in mining by 2025

Saraki’s ally, Baraje, says APC performance poor

Buhari rejects N’Assembly’s peace deal on budget

PDP ex-ministers, elders convene meeting over Sheriff

I work for Lagos policeman, says suspected robber

Missing student’s family accuses police of negligence

Customs officers shoot suspected burglar dead

Atletico, Real apply pressure on beaten Barca

Sanusi asks Falcons to beat Lionesses

Suspend Giwa now, Kojo tells NFF

105 die during Hindu new year party in India

Fuel scarcity persists in Lagos, Abuja, others

FG eyes N1tn JV funds to finance budget deficit

Education sector gets software for e-learning

Dangote commences work on Okpella cement plant

Nigerian leaders and imperative of growing national economy

Be careful as you seek medical attention in India

Celebrities, public figures and online criticism

e-Dividend: SEC seeks monarch’s support

Fire kills 105 during Hindu New Year

Saraki’s ally, Baraje attacks APC

‘66,000 below five years die annually in Kaduna’

Electricity tarrif: NLC, TUC prepare for warning strike

INEC declares elections in four Abuja councils inconclusive

FCT poll: INEC declares APC winner of Bwari council

PDP wins Ife by-election

NSCDC destroys 400 illegal mini refineries in Bayelsa

Buhari should review revenue sharing formula – Ajulo

 ‘Oyo owes health ministry three year budget’

How Shekau’s ‘deputy’ was arrested —DSS

Forget Biafra, South-East APC leaders tell MASSOB, IPOB

Saturday, April 09, 2016

DSS takes over Abia forest with 55 shallow graves

#PanamaPapers: EFCC, Interpol to go after Saraki, Mark, others

Refineries lose N14bn in one month

Job losses loom at airports over high tariffs

Operators make N2.2tn profit from pension fund investment


Last time I queued for fuel was in 1995 — Oluwaniyi

Involving motorists in Lagos’ safety drive

Wike, other govs absent at Alamieyeseigha’s burial

Nomoreloss kept many secrets – Brother

My wife and I argue over tv control — Mofe Duncan

Loyalty is hard to come by –Asa

‘When people tell you who they are, believe them’

LP blasts Buhari over economic woes

Ife by-election: Police arrest seven

Herdsmen attacks: I’ll rely on God, says Falae

Smugglers attack customs men in Ogun, injure four

Man kills friend over N800 in Delta

Popular pastor, Lazarus Muoka, battles ex-member over property

Looters’ list: CBN to get approval from AGF

FCT council poll: APC, PDP in close race

Emefiele stopped flying VistaJet planes last year —CBN

There are plans to sponsor protests against me – Saraki

Buhari travels to China without signing budget

Budget: FEC detects padding by N’Assembly

Olam invests N30bn in integrated animal farms

Oyo govt’s agric initiative gets $30m boost

Dealing with tech addiction

Forex scarcity driving local demand for cables — Onafowokan

FG pledges support for Kano’s N10.8bn leather cluster

2019: PDP’s search for northern flower in APC garden

Barring govt officials from flying first class hypocritical —Adegboruwa

First class flight ban will save public resources — Ogunye

Getting more Nigerians into HIV/AIDS treatment loop

Friends demand justice for man killed by NSCDC official

When will Nigeria fight the corruption of need?

Dad didn’t use the cane on his children — Fred Amata’s son

2015 candidates one year after

I’m still building my only house — Accountant, 80

NNPC and our money

FCT polls: INEC to repeat elections in two polling units

Presidency knocks Shekarau over attack on Buhari

We are ready for rainy season, says LASG

Four injured as youths invade Edo community

Emefiele does not use private jets – CBN

FCT polls: Long fuel queues despite movement restrictions

FCT Poll: Results collation starts at voting points

FCT Poll: I don’t foresee inconclusiveness, says REC

FCT poll: Long fuel queues despite movement restrictions

INEC chairman monitors voting in Abuja

FCT Poll: Card reader malfunctions at Unit 012

FCT council polls get slow start

FCT Polls: Distribution of materials starts in Kabusa ward

I learnt how to have fun and still pass exams – Okesanya, Unilag second best graduate

Why I quit my job for television production – Isabella Akinseye

Funke Akindele and JJC in sizzling romance

Mercy Aigbe my mentor, not a competitor –Olajumoke

I love African designs – Titi Oyinsan AKA Titi the dynamite, radio OAP

How to avoid getting distracted by boys/men (III)

Dialogue with Biafrans is a must

Scale of Agatu killing would have made a responsible govt step in

Cultists kill four, sack community in Rivers

Police arrest four suspected human parts dealers in Delta

Rivers: nscdc tackles illegal miners, launches ‘solid mineral defenders’

Man, 20, jailed three years for stealing N300,000

NDLEA arrests four suspected ritualists, 50 others in Delta

Navy impounds 30 vessels over oil theft

FG partners P&G on dental care

Covenant University partners firm on clean energy

I’ve delivered on my promises, says Mimiko

Oyo workers shelve planned strike

Love in the air: Why men fall in love with air hostesses

Poor funding frustrating SMEs’ contributions to economy –Akodu

Should a man move into a house built solely by his wife?

Friday, April 08, 2016

Intrigues as Osoba returns to APC

Sheriff’s overture: PDP gasping for breath

Obasanjo as Buhari’s august visitor

My ambition as a child was to be a school principal –Lemo, former CBN deputy governor

‘Nigerian female wrestlers stronger than male counterparts’

Nigeria risks FIFA ban … As Jos court sacks Pinnick-led NFF board

Nwosu rejects foreign coach for Eagles

AWCON qualifier: Senegal hold Falcons to 1-1 draw

How many sexual spots does a woman have?

Lagos trader lands in court for bypassing electricity meter

Driver, trader swallow N39m cocaine

Our sons’ blood will cry out against their killers – Parents of missing boys found dead in church premises

I peed in my pants first time I appeared before a judge as a lawyer –Richard Oloye, MD, Peoples Television

To get fuel, motorists, business owners turn vehicles to bedrooms

School where prostitutes assist male students to get marks

Akwa Ibom gov tasks youths on wealth creation

Workers, unemployed youths groan as food prices rise

Fulani herdsmen, farmers’ hostility over soon –Buhari

NIS repatriates 334 illegal immigrants in Niger

Five female suicide bombers killed in Maiduguri

Boko Haram members surrendering in large numbers – Air chief

How school proprietor raped me – Girl, 4

Chibok girls: No more excuses, BBOG tells Buhari

Dasuki: EFCC detains ex-Niger gov for receiving N600m

Unilag students crawl under gate to vacate premises

#PanamaPapers: I won’t resign, says Saraki

UNILAG shut, as police arrest, brutalise student leaders

Inferno kills seven in Akwa Ibom

Saraki: Senate morally challenged, bereft of integrity –TMG

Fayose condemns Buhari’s $2bn Chinese loan plan

Scarcity: Queues grow longer despite Kachikwu’s promise

Kachikwu, Emefiele fly private jet used by Diezani

Lawmaker charges youths on employment creation

Alamieyeseigha for burial today, Jonathan, others pay tributes

Smart Adeyemi defects to APC, says Buhari doing well

Shake-up as Navy redeploys 38 principal officers

APC, PDP test strength in Abuja council poll today

NTDC: FG probes retired director’s appointment

SON seeks product certification

CCT trial: Senators ask Saraki to resign, name successor

ICAO president links capacity development to efficiency

Abioye, Ashimolowo for House on the Rock’s conference

Rivers Assembly okays N10bn loan for Wike

Slain corps member buried amid tears

Government interference hampering aviation growth – NCAA DG

Bad loans: Banks begin sale of customers’ properties

Again, Fulani herdsmen attack Falae’s farm, kill guard

2016 budget still work in progress –FG

Fuel scarcity: Occupy Nigeria plans protests

Ondo medical varsity has take-off facilities –Okebukola

OAU VC: Unions get court injunction to stop process

LCCI calls for flexible exchange rate

Court orders Metuh to open defence Monday

Nigeria’s forex policy negative on businesses —IMF

Five female suicide bombers intercepted in Maiduguri 

Man dies of heart attack over stolen dog

10 ways to beat the hot weather

Court orders Metuh to open defence‎ April 11

Saraki-led Senate lacks integrity -TMG

Madagascan PM resigns amid political tension

Smart Adeyemi defects to APC, says Buhari is doing well

Boko Haram members surrender in large numbers – Air chief

Court sacks Pinnick-led NFF board, NFF appeals

Politician, 26 others arrested for kidnapping, armed robbery

Court dismisses Metuh’s application for judge’s disqualification

Onions lowers risk of cancer – Dietician

Police arrest 27 kidnap, robbery suspects in Kogi

After three years, El Kanemi return home

Beans may help with weight loss

Osinbajo, ministers, others meet over 2016 Budget

Man wrongfully jailed for 33 years freed

Man jailed three years for stealing N300,000

Pope issues guide to sex, marriage

Voting to elect new president in Djibouti commences

UNILAG shut down over students protest

Thursday, April 07, 2016

Motorists groan as residents scoop fallen tankers’ fuel

Police arrest hospital workers for alleged corpse mutilation

Suspected rapist escapes from Ogun police station

Fuel buyer goes missing after NSCDC raid

Shelve strike, I’ll honour pact, Buhari tells doctors

Release Jonathan’s cousin on bail, court orders EFCC

Renew call for resource control, Darah urges S’South govs

Justice Liman takes over ARCO, AGIP contract dispute case

CJ dismisses Metuh’s petition, asks judge to continue trial

FRSC can’t be speed limiter sole distributor – Court

Hunger threatens 3,000 residents of liberated Borno community

Buhari receives 2016 budget details

Customs seek firms’ support to meet revenue target

CMD seeks tougher exams for medical students

Trouble looms in states over unpaid workers’ salaries

EFCC arraigns NAMA MD for N5.5bn fraud

#PanamaPapers: Falana wants public officials with foreign accounts tried

INEC assures corpers of safety in Ife by-election

‘I signed Nasarawa lawmaker’s suspension under duress’

Fix bad Oshodi-Apapa Expressway

Politicians and electioneering promises

Saraki and his 80 lawyers

Lagos police humiliating action

Motorists keep vigil for fuel at filling stations

5% Value Added Tax too low – Osinbajo

Dangote commences construction of Cote d’Ivoire cement plant

Power sector lost N7.7bn to workers’ strikes – Fashola

Ways of coping with stressful situations

Economy: A call for zeal with knowledge

Blackout: BEDEC, Ondo communities to sign MoU

El-Rufai will live, his bill will die!

NDDC to build laboratories for competition winners

Raising awareness about autism

Adopting the ‘middle child mentality’ in marketing

Farmers can’t access funds from banks – FG

Court orders EFCC to release Jonathan’s cousin

Oil firms not paying accurate dues to NDDC – Semenitari

Buhari begs doctors to shelve planned strike

EFCC arraigns NAMA’s MD for N2.8bn fraud

LAUTECH unions threaten strike over planned sacking

Army/Shiite panel adjourns sitting till April 11

3,000 persons face starvation in liberated Borno town

Police arrest three for abducting cleric in Edo

Police seek DPP’s advice over Mile 12 mayhem

VIDEO: Nigerians scramble for fuel at accident scene

Police arrest hospital workers for mutilating corpse 

Court to rule in The Nation editor’s suit against Senate

Accept defeat, Wike tells Amaechi

#PanamaPapers: Ex-Senate President threatens legal action

Landlord, two daughters burnt to death in Lagos

How CCB uncovered Orubebe’s hidden Abuja property – Witness

Police arrest 20-year-old man for defiling 10-year- old in Ogun

Manslaughter: Ibinabo Fiberesima gets N2m bail

Court remands alleged killer of 25-year-old man

UNICEF partners Katsina to train female teachers

Buhari receives 2016 Budget details

Buhari, Obasanjo meet inside Aso Rock

PHOTOS: Fallen tankers cause gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

NLC to declare national warning strike over electricity tariff

Wednesday, April 06, 2016

Pregnant woman, 19 others cheat death in tanker crash

‘No evidence against suspects caught with sanitary pads’

Drug abuse: IG orders urine tests for cops

800 B’Haram members surrender – DHQ

Fuel: NSCDC officers kill petrol hawker, injure three

Truck kills pregnant woman, mob sets driver ablaze

Family panics after businessman disappears for 19 days

Missing kids: Police protect crime scene

Vendors, motorists deliver baby by roadside

Fuel scarcity: No respite in Lagos, others

Buhari to sign loan deal with China

Panama Papers palaver

NERC begs consumers over blackout

Frozen fish scarcity looms over CBN forex restriction

APC senators divided over calls for Saraki’s resignation

Aluko and I begged Fayose, prostrated for gov – Olugbemi

Firm to assist SMEs access $10bn credit

Saraki collected gov’s salary for four years after leaving office

Comatose local govts

Four killed as soldiers, cultists clash in Rivers

Alamieyeseigha’ll get solemn but heroic burial – Bayelsa

Father can implicate son, it’s done

N’Assembly sends budget details to Buhari

FG bars officials from flying first class

Memo to ‘Buharists’ and ‘Jonathanians’

NBA is under public attack – Mahmoud

Army/Shiites Clash: Zaria clash really bloody, says GOC

Lagos to sanction filling stations, motorists for illegal parking

FG bans govt officials from flying first class

Aluko prostrated before Fayose, begged for forgiveness – Olugbemi

CCT adjourns Saraki’s trial as lights go out

1,634 people executed in 2015 -Report

Four killed as soldiers clash with cultists in Rivers

#PanamaPapers: Swiss police raid UEFA Hq over contracts

Drug abuse: Police to carry out urine tests on personnel

Fuel scarcity: Parents seek new school resumption date

Assent: Economist backs Buhari on 2016 appropriation bill

WhatsApp implements ‘end-to-end encryption’ to protect users

Tipper driver dies after crashing into stationary tanker

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

Buhari’ll get budget details this week, says Rep

Peace with Fayose won’t stop Aluko’s prosecution, says Ekiti

Old girls scheming to sack Queen’s College principal – PTA

Alake, Awujale behind my return to APC – Osoba

Faction accuses Bello of funding five lawmakers’ sittings

Curb convoy drivers’ recklessness, Sultan urges FRSC

Sylva accuses Dickson of sponsoring Bayelsa APC crisis

Start working, stop blaming us, PDP tells Buhari

‘No crisis in APC’

Health minister okays herbal drugs

Kogi gov using police to harass my supporters – Faleke

Gunmen attack police divisional headquarters in Rivers

Sagay knocks Ozekhome for attacking EFCC

Senators in secret meetings over Saraki’s successor

DHQ creates centre for repentant B’Haram members

#PanamaPapers: Eight offshore companies linked to Mark

Witness: Saraki used Kwara funds to repay personal loans

Blackout: Shiroro, Sapele power plants shut

Fuel crisis: Youths assault policeman at filling station, steal cap

Taking okada out

Enyimba, Abia Warriors make state FA Cup semis

Lexus RX, Porsche Cayenne, others in CUV race

GTBank expects further rise in inflation this year

Any cheer for capital market in 2016 budget?

Student disappears after withdrawing money from ATM

Toyota, Microsoft in joint venture for ‘smart’ cars

Vessel delay worsens fuel scarcity

DMO to borrow N110bn via bonds

Should you build a mansion in the village?

Aluko recants, denies reconciliation with Fayose

#PanamaPapers: Iceland’s PM resigns

FG to hold national summit on culture, tourism

Zuma survives impeachment vote

Twitter adds button to share tweets in direct messages

El-Rufai’s religious preaching bill will not stand – SCM

#BuyEnough of empty talks, says Osinbajo

Gunmen kill soldier, abduct two expatriates in Bayelsa

PHOTOS: Saraki at Code of Conduct Tribunal

We can’t impose AU force on Burundi, says Buhari

PHOTOS: Lagos police arrest manager, worker for hoarding fuel

BREAKING: CCT rejects Saraki’s request for adjournment

Police declare State of Emergency in Kaduna

CCT to rule on Saraki’s request for adjournment

Bovina hotel owner kidnapped in Ilorin

Zuma faces impeachment

Teacher kills self ahead of trial for raping pupils

Orange to invest in Africa Internet Group

Monday, April 04, 2016

Lassa fever: WHO links deaths to late diagnosis

Meats from illegal abattoirs are dangerous

The dos and don’ts before conception (2)

We’ve little to show for 16 years of oil boom – Buhari

Medical students to spend seven years, not 11 – NUC

Kaduna kidnappings: IG transfers policemen, redeploys AIG

APC NWC mediates in Bayelsa crisis

Govt condemns discrimination against the physically challenged

LASG wants independent state pilgrim boards

Police arraign mechanic for selling customer’s tricycle

Lawmaker asks LGs to justify allocation

Fuel scarcity: Hoodlums batter NNPC official at mega station

I’ll drive only Nigerian made cars – Minister

Tuberculosis hits Anambra, 2,000 hospitalised

NWC hasn‘t dissolved Imo LG caretaker committee –Metuh

Minister, NFF meet over Eagles coach

Rio 2016: Nigeria lead Egypt in T’tennis rankings

Ibadan Golf Club elects captain

145 textile firms lost to economic downturn —FG

Terrorism: Nigerian airports 96% secure, says ICAO

Nigeria loses $1.5bn annually to oil cargo monopoly

NJC queries judge who collected Rickey Tarfa’s alleged bribe

Aluko begs Fayose, blames external influence for face-off

Osun college establishes meteorological centre

#PanamaPaper: Saraki, Ibori in fresh controversy over secret assets

B’Haram killed 20,000 persons in four years –Presidency

Adamawa APC assures aspirants of fairness

Nasarawa APC, PDP lawmakers trade blows

Fuel scarcity paralyses Lagos, other major cities

Saraki appeals CCT ruling, seeks to stall trial today

AGF, police shun recommendations to prosecute Senate forgery suspects

Troops kill 15 B’Haram fighters, rescue 275 captives

Senate denies deadline to publish N’Assembly budget details

Interbank rate drops further on increased liquidity

Police arraign lawyer for alleged N10m fraud

‘Eagles still need game-changer’

Kaduna preaching bill: Resolving the constitutional controversy (3)

Residents oppose plan to shift high-tension wires onto roofs

We babysit to survive overseas, say Rivers scholarship students

Kwara begins workers, pensioners’ verification

Fidelity Bank backs export promotion drive

DStv improves customer services with new Twitter handle

24 firms lose, market capitalisation sheds N54bn

Nasarawa lawmakers fight over appointment of sole administrators

Shiites distance self from Boko Haram insurgents

Resident doctors threaten strike over under-payment, sacking  

Group alleges campaign of calumny against NNPC MD

Wizkid, Linda Ikeji in dirty social media war

NSCDC deploys surveillance team to prevent fuel diversion

Medical students to spend seven years in school – NUC

I’ll only drive in Nigerian made cars – Minister

Kidnapping: IG orders mass transfer of Kaduna policemen

Quadri now Africa’s number one table tennis player

Fuel scarcity: Hoodlums batter NNPC official at mega station 

Environmentalist accuses NDDC of abandoning projects in Bayelsa

Removal of 10 percent oil-producing funds, invitation to anarchy – IYC

Nigeria’s problems can’t be solved in one year – APC chief

Anambra records 2000 tuberculosis cases

2019: PDP leaders meet Kwankwaso, target Saraki

[VIDEO] Tope Aluko, Fayose reconcile

End fuel crisis now, SERAP tells Buhari

Platini, Messi named in offshore financial dealings

Sunday, April 03, 2016

Assailants kill two sons of Calabar cleric

60-year-old wheelbarrow pusher begins secondary education in Delta

Rivers police link pastor’s death to herdsmen

Navy seizes boats laden with stolen diesel

Customs impound N663m goods in three months

Three gunrunners nabbed in Abia

Egypt were afraid of Eagles – Aikhuomogbe

Six wrestlers qualify for Olympics

Falcons ready for Senegal –Omagbemi

Kanu criticises NFF for AFCON miss

Wenger surprised by Iwobi impact

Ifeanyi Ubah apologises to LMC

Nigeria Open: Omotayo, Bello top qualifiers

Forum focuses attention on online security in Nigeria

Passenger abuse: FG may prosecute Turkish Airlines

NSIA records N10.58bn growth in income

Fuel scarcity likely to end in May –Marketers

Dollar scarcity: Firms struggle to repay foreign loans

I had frosty relationship with Justice Abang – Metuh

Political stability, key to winning terrorism war, says Osinbajo


Displaced persons resort to food theft

Osun doctors suspend six-month strike

Sheriff bows to PDP NEC, names convention committees

FG loses 100kg of gold daily – Fayemi

Expert advises NIS over influx of foreign herdsmen

Blaming economic woes on oil price, sheer laziness – Bakare

‘Radioactive materials importers must get NNRA licences’

NTDC workers reject reinstatement of retired director

Official adds 300 fake names to Kogi LG payroll

‘Fraudsters who duped Jonathan’s govt behind B’Haram video’

Amosun advises NASFAT on insecurity

We’re not on war path with Buhari over budget – Reps

Police recruitment records 15,000 applications in three days

Soldiers, suspected cultists in gun battle in Rivers

Ekitigate: Army fires Momoh, ex-spokesman, others

Osoba dumps SDP, defects to APC

PDP responsible for fuel scarcity, says Tinubu

Okotie advises El-Rufai on preaching bill

Mimiko warns oil palm vandals

Sensible path to a stronger naira and economic prosperity

Foreigners eye more investment in retail malls’ development

Less than 300,000 houses being built annually — REDAN

Consortium clears air on FCTA insurance

Ensure Insurance, Chicken Republic seal pact on product

Lagos paid N12.4bn to pensioners in eight months

PFA offers guidelines on retirement benefits

Hand, foot and mouth disease affects kids more

Hoodlums open fire on protesters, kill motorcyclist, injure others

Kaduna preaching bill: Resolving the constitutional controversy (2)

Recruitment: Police portal still experiencing hitches

NCC boosts Federation Account by N70bn

Naval captain accused of collecting bribe for investigation

Lagos policeman shoots three at naming ceremony

Police arrest 10 fuel hawkers in Lagos

Confronting executive, legislative tardiness in budgeting

Ten money tips for single mums (2)

I know I’m a target of Buhari’s gov’t – Fayose

Sheriff bows to PDP NEC, names committees

UK NGO donates borehole to Ilorin Community

Labour wants Amosun to drop charges on certificates verification

We’ve not given up on Chibok girls – US

Fraudsters behind Boko Haram video – Arewa group

Saturday, April 02, 2016

We visit Kanu in prison — UK govt

Four die in auto crash

NCC decries telecoms vandalism in South-East

My cabinet members should have farms —Ikpeazu

Communal clash: Police free 76 Enugu youths on bail

Things fall apart … : PDP govs make U-turn, plot Sheriff’s ouster

things fall apart in Pdp: Opposition mounts against Sheriff/Fayose’s 2019 ambition

Preaching Bill:The Apostle that said I will die should mention the date – El-Rufai

Tinubu endorses Akande for APC BoT chair

Security agents arrest Albarnawi, Shekau’s deputy in Kogi

Wike, threat to democracy — Amaechi

FG returns petrol subsidy, retains official pump prices

Budget: Buhari, N’Assembly on collision course

Fuel scarcity may linger as oil processing falls by 87.4%

How abducted colonel was killed in Kaduna

African Judges

‘Nigeria still has heroes’

I’ll ensure unity among Yoruba Obas —Ooni of Ife

Fayose extends Ikere road, compensates landlords

Police raid ritualists den in Ogun, arrest two

Disease control, key to food sufficiency — Stakeholders


The gospel of style

Obama, Castro and the burden of history

Bayelsa APC faction suspends Sylva, four others

New IMO rule threatens Nigeria’s exports

Anal itching

Branding Nigerian products can ease dollar scarcity – Shobanjo

I’ll move Nigeria forward quickly – Buhari

Buhari, Obasanjo, others eulogise Emefiele’s mother

PenCom to allow artisans to withdraw from RSA

I’ll move Nigeria forward quickly, says Buhari

DSS ‘arrests’ Shekau’s right-hand man

FG determined to reduce nation’s food import bill – Buhari

APC faction suspends Sylva

Amazon ventures into fashion world

Troops kill nine Boko Haram members in Bama

Fresh fire outbreak hits Kano market

Consider electricity generation alternatives group tells FG

Policeman bags life sentence for killing driver

Brussels airport to reopen Sunday

PDP chief commends Buhari over security measures

ASUU, SSANU criticise Dickson over unpaid salaries

Football fans call for NFF overhaul

I’ll tackle unemployment with agric, solid minerals -Buhari   

Friday, April 01, 2016

Iheanacho, Iwobi, others can lift Eagles again — Taribo, Lawal

El Clasico: Messi, Ronaldo, others eye Pichichi

Premier League: Two Lagos clubs, contrasting fortunes

Now that the Eagles couldn’t fly

NTTF set to hold World Tour qualifiers

Group fosters peace in Nasarawa through sports

From hawking ice water, I rose to become guinness, NB distributor–Oluwole, Ondo High Chief

It’s a pity my dad’s dream to rule Nigeria didn’t materialise –Olumide, late Tunji Braithwaite’s son

Assemblies of God should stop focusing on material things –Akpan, AG’s South-South Council Chairman

I would love to practise as a lawyer – Patricia Etteh

If baby resembles me, I will accept it – Lebanese boss accused of rape, impregnating 17-year-old housemaid

Twelve-year-old girl raped by aunty’s customer, son within one week

Police nab ‘ghost’ Lagos gang leader as residents celebrate

Lagos youth killed over N3m sports betting win

I don’t know if i’m already a widow or not –Woman cries out after husband went missing

Varcity ‘landlords’: Growing menace of fake students on Nigerian campuses

Kemi Afolabi, Seyi Ariyo, should stop using my name for cheap publicity –Odunlade Adekola

I fantasise about working with Ebenezer Obey –Simi

It is laughable to say I have a child –Toke Makinwa

Appointment can’t make me quit acting –Femi Adebayo

I dress to impress myself –Bobby Michaels

Ayefele, Pasuma, others for Femi Solar’s album launch

We almost broke up in 2005 –Midnight Crew

A tit for tat?

The realities and surprises of the first few years

Time to change the change

How to avoid getting distracted by boys/men (II)

SUBEB uncovers over 248 fake teachers in C’ River

Police detain two for recording extortion

NIS arrests two illegal immigrants in C’ River

Police arrest man with Indian hemp in Delta

Navy nabs nine for oil bunkering

NCC clamps down on illegal operators of broadcast signal

Stay away from our land, women, community begs Army

Just for your knowledge

Life under President Buhari as petroleum minister

Polity: Opposition parties in deep slumber

Bank customers lost N2.25bn to fraudsters in 2015– CBN

Regulatory approval delaying international flights – Bi-Courtney

Buhari reiterates commitment to anti-terrorism fight

No negotiation, no surrender, Boko Haram tells FG

Vessel hijacked in N’Delta found in Togo, crew members missing

I’m sorry, I’ll refund money, Zuma tells South Africans

Radio Biafra back on air without Kanu

One bed to 10,000 residents: Ogun community gets borehole, generator after Saturday PUNCH report

We’ll deliver 10,000 MW target, Fashola says

NNPC records N24bn loss in February

Building collapse: Lagos urged to improve pre-building regulation

Navy arrests nine for crude oil theft

Fuel scarcity: NANS flays Buhari, threatens nationwide protest

Osun won’t abandon any project –Aregbesola

Two feared dead, several injured in Edo communal clash

Scarcity: DPR seals Oando petrol station over adulteration

Recruitment: Police websites crash as 8,000 applicants register

Budget delay: Nigerians slam Buhari

2016 budget delay cripples government offices

Danger: Bad meat from Nigeria’s dirty abattoirs wreak silent havoc

Fayose and Buhari’s ‘N250m’ economic retreat

What will you do if your spouse is having an affair with your senior colleague?

govt spends millions of naira to remember dead soldiers but forgets those of us alive–Civil war veterans

Amazing! Telling lies could damage your health

I almost dropped out of school –Ekenze, best graduate, IMSU

Lack of reliable Internet killing Nigerian companies –Omogui

Comedian arrested for mocking president regains freedom

Oil prices retreat as Saudi cools on producers deal

Rats to screen inmates for tuberculosis

Zuma admits actions ‘inconsistent’ with constitution

Buhari restates commitment to anti-terrorism fight

Ogun to pay salaries with BVN

We cannot give excuses for fuel scarcity − Lai Mohammed

LAUTECH ASUU cautions institution owners against poor funding  

Declare emergency on unemployment, TMG tells Buhari

PHOTOS: Grand finale of police week in Abuja

Recruitment of 10,000 policemen will address youth unemployment -Buhari

Bayelsa: NSCDC deploys 100 operatives to protect solid minerals

10 #AprilFools day gags you should see

Suarez tells of battle to adapt to Messi game

Comedian arrested for cracking joke on president

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Messi provokes outrage in Egypt

Lagos to cancel restriction during sanitation

When US election becomes Nigeria’s social media issue

Web tips for international expansion

Eight power plants shut…zero generation recorded for hours

Bristow pilots protest, Caverton workers threaten strike

FG nominates Barkindo for OPEC secretary-general

Nine firms submit bids for refinery co-location

Fashola resolves Geometric Power, Enugu Disco’s dispute

We’ll strictly monitor N350bn economic stimulus – FG

Buhari orders activation of BASA with Israel

Treasury looters don’t deserve bail, says Falana

PSC begins recruitment of 10,000 policemen today

Two Ekiti varsity students jailed for cultism

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