The Punch News Archive for June 2016

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

11 fake Naval officers arrested in Rivers

Workers petition EFCC over alleged fraud in JABU

I’ve not given power of attorney to my sister — Olumba

INEC fixes dates for Rivers, Imo reruns today

Kuje prison chief removed, faces probe over jailbreak

Nsukka mob attacks policeman for ‘killing’ motorcyclist

FG seeks UK’s help to seize Amosu, Adigun’s £3.2m London mansions

Mob vandalises 15 BRT vehicles over hawker’s death

Ex-minister Ojo Maduekwe dies at 71

Court sacks Sheriff as PDP chairman, Makarfi faction rejoices

The many wars of Muhmamadu Buhari

Suspected serial rapist set ablaze in Delta

Why does Nigeria have more SANs than justice?

Lebanese dupes three Lagos customers, absconds with N170m

Edo: Iduoriyekemwen wins pro-Sheriff primary

Frequently asked questions about the flexible exchange rate policy

10 important travel apps for your smartphone

10 arrested as Kwara council workers protest unpaid salaries

Niger NLC rejects 30% salary slash

Gunmen abduct Delta lawmaker’s wife, demand N200m ransom

Lagos to spend N500m on empowerment of PLWDs

New IG, Idris, should reform police

Armed robbers kill final year student in Bayelsa

Ex-foreign affairs minister, Ojo Madueke, dies at 71

Lagos condemns Maryland violence, warns against street trading

Literary icon, Elechi Amadi, is dead

Kidnappers release Nigerian ‘anti-corruption’ musician

Iduoriyekemwen wins pro-Sheriff Edo PDP guber primary

Makarfi’s PDP faction hails sacking of Sheriff, Oladipo

Mass sacking: NLC withdraws strike notice on six banks

IPOB elders disown Niger Delta Avengers, MASSOB

PHOTOS: Voting begins in pro-Sheriff Edo PDP governorship primary

IDP camps: Borno gov meets Buhari’s Chief of Staff

BREAKING: Voting begins in pro-Sheriff Edo PDP governorship primary

Ekiti lawmakers back Fayose, move sitting to highway

Dickson warns politicians, plans civil service reform

Mob sets suspected serial rapist ablaze in Delta

Court sacks Modu Sheriff as PDP chairman

Lagos: Violent protest in Maryland as vehicle kills hawker

INEC fixes rerun elections dates in Rivers, others Thursday

Student, 19, arraigned for raping five-year-old girl

I didn’t collect money from Dasuki, Omisore insists

BREAKING: Court dismisses Fani-Kayode’s suit challenging his detention

Nigerian musician goes missing after releasing anti-corruption song 


41 dead, 239 wounded in Istanbul attack – Official

Alleged forgery/false asset declaration cases: Should Saraki resign?

Drunken cop dies after disagreement with girlfriend

Ekweremadu writes UN, EU, others over forgery suit

Toyota recalling 3.3 million vehicles over defects

Trending video: Police brutalise man in Rivers

My tenure ends after four years, says Sheriff

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Missing Aiyedogbon: Daughter’s Facebook post renews drama

Naira weakens to 355 against dollar

Four ways to protect your bank account from thieves

We’ll ensure diligent privatisation process, says Osinbajo

Civil servants kick against tenure suspension

Amodu, Keshi farewell game for July 23

Forget Iheanacho, Iwobi, Nwosu tells Siasia

Nigerian coaches are sentimental – Minister

Buhari committed to peace in N’Delta — Semenitari

Court to hear anti-Sheriff suit July 1

Return ‘stolen’ Gbaramatu symbol of authority, Tompolo tells military

We are not Oliseh’s boys –Igbonu, Uzochukwu

Banks recorded N18bn fraud cases in 2015 —NDIC

Gunmen kill four in Kaduna village attack

Kwara APC backs Saraki

Bridget’s murder: Court dismisses suspects’ bail application

UN releases N3.7bn to displaced persons in N’East

How Rickey Tarfa paid money into judges’ accounts — EFCC

Innovation, key to success in agriculture

Nigeria’s sovereignty is negotiable, says Soyinka

Warning signs your computer is about to crash

Enyimba face Sundowns

FG expresses concern over HIV/AIDS transmission

CBN’ll resume dollar sale to BDCs soon – ABCON

Gunmen kill Lagos police sergeant, rob boat passengers

Ngige renews commitment to child labour elimination

‘Farouk Lawan’s $500,000 bribery sting operation claim false’

Workers seek govt investment in auto industry

Accede to our demands, union urges FG

Woman burns boy’s genitals for stealing N100

Three ways to back up/store data, files

Reasons to love tomatoes

Senate serves fresh summons on AGF over forgery suit

Army denies killing Imo apprentice

‘FMDQ FX futures’ll enhance transparency, liquidity’

Ambode pledges support for investors

28 dead in Istanbul airport suicide attack

Kidnapping: IG orders deployment of special strike force in Kogi 

Dasuki said I should give Jonathan’s cousin $40m – Witness

National conference: Akinyemi blasts SGF for calling delegates boys

Nigeria protests female athletes’ denial of visa

Forgery Suit: Senate issues fresh summon on AGF

Qatar donates food items to Borno IDPs

Court summons EFCC, Zenith Bank over Fayose’s frozen account  

Boko Haram cyber terrorists behind Dubai property allegations – Army Chief

Civil rights groups asks FG to sack Buratai

PHOTOS: Fani-Kayode, Nenadi in court over fraud

Spot the difference

N4.6bn fraud: Court remands Fani-Kayode, others in prison

FG directs immediate re-opening of NERFUND

We can’t guarantee quality teaching – Kogi teachers

UNIBEN suspends post-UTME

SON seals tyre marketing firms in Anambra

254 teachers drag Wike to court over unpaid salaries

NDU workers dare Dickson, vow to keep university shut

ECOWAS court laments non-execution of judgments by member states

Made in China plane makes first commercial flight

Man arraigned for raping three daughters

Suicide bomber kills nine at Iraq Sunni mosque

Hodgson quits as England manager after humiliating defeat

Monday, June 27, 2016

Argentina fans beg Messi

Costly British exit from European Union

Brexit, amalgamation and British hypocrisy

‘I used to respect my mum’

Lawal gives hope to young footballers

2018 World Cup: Nigerians write off Eagles chances

Who is to blame for the Osun hijab crisis? Aregbesola or CAN?

Redefining Nigeria’s unity

Taming rampaging students

How to acquire landed property with little or no money

To everything, its place

How Buhari is harming the North and Nigeria

Stepmother remanded for cutting off baby’s penis

Vandals kidnap Arepo landlord, demand N10m ransom

Computer teacher gives schoolgirl N30 after rape

FMC’s chief accountant kidnapped in Ondo

25 injured as truck crushes seven vehicles

Salesgirl in a coma after rape by hoodlums

Police arraign suspected land-grabbers for murder

Quicktips on phone

How to solve hanging problem in phones

Eagles coach: NFF won’t meet on Wednesday

Aguero may follow Messi’s lead

Dominant Italy knock out Spain

Nigerian community receives Enyimba in S/Africa

Brexit hits Nigerian stocks, investors lose N278bn

Oil price slumps to $46 amid Brexit concerns

Naira falls to 351/dollar at black market

No benefit in naira devaluation, Buhari insists

Ekiti NULGE rejects strike suspension, pulls out of NLC

Pope asks Roman Catholics to apologise to gays

EFCC arrests Fayose’s ‘best friend’ over N4.7bn fraud

Presidency kicks as Saraki says cabal has hijacked Buhari govt

‘Terrorists disguising as hunters’

Abia PDP backs Ikpeazu as court sacks gov

Kuje jailbreak

Saraki, Ekweremadu plead not guilty to forgery charges

Afenifere, Falana others demand Buratai’s probe over Dubai homes

Two policemen, five others killed in Rivers cult clashes

Nigerian pastor jailed for £4.1m fraud in UK

Security men, militants clash as deputy gov visits Ibafo

Minister, VCs prepare for showdown over post-UTME

Workers kick as Dickson extends HoS, perm sec’s tenure

The true story about hijab in Osun

MTN pays $96m for frequency spectrum

Council boss calls for clean environment

Nigeria seeks $50bn oil investment from China, others

NDLEA destroys Delta cannabis farm

FG releases N109bn for capital projects

SON raids Anambra supermarkets

German envoy seeks increased funding in Nigeria

We’ll build homes for drivers, farmers, others – Fashola

Our polls promote insecurity, says Rivers INEC boss

Hodgson quits as England boss after Iceland humiliation

Euro 2016: Iceland knock England out

Buhari’s government has been hijacked − Saraki

Killings: Ijaw leaders, Afenifere to hold emergency peace summit

EFCC arrests Fayose’s friend over N4.7bn fraud

BREAKING: Italy shatter Spain’s Euro dream

I remain Abia governor – Ikpeazu

IG appoints new image-maker for police

PDP state chairmen back Markarfi

UK jails Nigerian pastor nine years

BREAKING: Court orders Abia gov, Ikpeazu, to vacate office

Heartbroken Messi retires from international football

BREAKING: PSG sack Laurent Blanc as coach

BREAKING! Forgery trial: Court grants Saraki, Ekweremadu bail

[PHOTOS] Forgery: Saraki, Ekweremadu arrive in court

Have your cake and eat it! A staggering promise fro the new Gionnee M5 Plus

VIDEO: Police brutalise man in Rivers

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Father disowns two sons arrested as cult leaders

National Assembly’s one year of dashed hope

Bauchi uncovers 6,065 ghost workers on payroll

On Brexit for Nigeria

Fathers and finances

This devaluation ‘be like’ 419!

Using Google search to find your lost Android phone

Ilorin elders challenge Ahmed on workers’ salaries

What to do when your phone falls inside water

LSPWC begins reconstruction of Shomolu roads

Was Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, right to scrap post-UTME?

AWDROP gets team to regulate borehole drilling

University of Liverpool online IT programme gets accreditation

Back peace appeals with action, IYC tells Buhari

EFCC seizes 29 properties from three ex-Air Force chiefs

Abuja woman turns six girls to sex slaves

Russia 2018: Eagles hopeful, demand a coach

IYC leaders risk jail over invasion of Murray-Bruce station

FG may redeploy North-East troops to N’Delta

Man abandons son for bag of rice in Kano

PDP crisis: INEC decide on Makarfi, Sheriff’s factions next week

Joshua knocks out Breazeale to defend IBF title

LASG seeks support for Lagos Island projects

FG to give schools science, technology equipment

Stocks: Analysts expect cautious trading this week

We’ve not abandoned forex fraud case, says AGF

Benue NDLEA arrests 178 drug suspects

NCC wants increased girl participation in ICT

IfeanyiUbah recover to snatch point from 3SC

School-leavers arrested for producing fake engine oil

Pillars win Nigeria basketball league

Senate summons SGF, minister over ambassadorial list

Panthelope develops dry-cleaning services app

Fulani herdsmen: FG should be sincere, says Catholic priest

Ekiti APC, PDP fight over fresh bailout request

Senator asks Buhari to declare state of emergency in Zamfara

Ondo NDLEA arrests 66

Tour de France: Hidden motor checks get priority

3 wounded in Abakaliki over Ronaldo, Messi superiority argument

IYC begs Buhari to act on his appeals to end militancy

Dozie, Wigwe to lead roundtable on healthy living and work-life balance

Troops librate 5,000 Boko Haram captives in Borno

Kidnapped expatriates regain freedom with injuries in Calabar

I will marry next year – Monjaro

Fred Amata loses car to robbers

Mr. Ibu took care of me in prison – Uche Odoputa

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Adunni Ade not my girlfriend- Reminisce

Nollywood’s Generation Next (1)

Proper telephone etiquette

Florence’s fashion discounts are out of this world

Managing fame is not easy –Helen Paul

All-time queens

Writing sermons relaxes me – Zizi Cardow

People thought I married my wife for American green card — Mr. Patrick

Celebrity Crush

Immunity, lifetime pension for lawmakers

Photos of Aisha Buhari trying to shake Alaafin’s hand go viral

I gave up my social life to be successful —Ameera Abraham

How notorious kidnappers escaped from Kuje prisons

Senate forgery: We are not behind Saraki’s woes, says Presidency

N90bn bailout: Seven states meet FG condition

Ese Oruru: Police report indicts AIG, others

Day-old baby found dead in Ekiti River

Alleged withdrawals: Rivers warns EFCC against bias

Again, Buhari, Obasanjo in closed-door meeting

N4.7bn fraud: EFCC freezes accounts linked to Omisore, Obanikoro’s sons

Ekiti APC behind protest against me — Fayose

Brexit: Scotland, London want independence from UK

Hijab controversy: Islamic cleric calls for tolerance

Militant attacks: Army, police deploy more personnel in Lagos/Ogun communities

Local languages face survival threat ­­— Are

OAU begs striking workers, dismisses resumption order

Buratai bought Dubai properties with personal savings — Army

I’m not aware of demands from Avengers — Osinbajo

PDP crisis: Sheriff suspends Edo exco, Makarfi kicks

Avengers invite Buhari to Niger Delta

Wike threatens to revoke two road contracts

Offa Poly rector

Five arrested for theft, certificate forgery at police recruitment

Boko Haram: 1,200 graves found in Bama, says MSF

N22bn hard drugs seized in 2015 — NDLEA

Find and kill the Boko Haram men who raped, impregnated us — Abducted girls

We suspect foul play, labour won’t allow it — NLC

Teachers afraid of new education plan indolent, incompetent — Layinka

Sheriff has a history of political violence, he is desperate — Makarfi


The apotheosis of Ayo Fayose

Older people shouldn’t take sleeping pills — Expert

LGA polls: A federation on two-legged tripod

I feel like a young lady at 91 — UK-trained cosmetologist

BREXIT and the EU: Any lessons for ECOWAS? (3)

ARSO to regulate farm produce standards

Nigerian economy likely to shrink further — Ecobank Group CEO

What if Buhari hadn’t dithered?

FG opens talks with Australia on safe mining

Henry handball criticism unfair — Gallas

Business ownership not for everyone – Stephen

Making African-focused research accessible online

Group provides measures to create 60 million jobs

No more reason for hospitals to reject the injured

Bewitched by Aisha Buhari

Ekiti APC behind protest against me – Fayose

Edo PDP rejects suspension of state exco by Sheriff group

I’m not aware of any demands from Avengers – Osinbajo

Our people are suffering, Avengers tell Buhari

IGP orders policemen to curb kidnapping, militancy

Varsity crisis: Dickson approves 50% salaries for lecturers, others

Resident Doctors suspend strike

PHEDC laments unpaid bills, advocates use of energy-saving bulbs

Edo primary: Aggrieved PDP aspirant pledges loyalty to Sheriff

Buratai acquired Dubai properties with his savings – Army

Buratai’s Dubai properties procured with personal savings – Army

UPDATED: NPS confirms jailbreak, says Okah is safe and secure

Jail break at Kuje prisons, Okah, others at large

Shopaholic with Foza

Awkward Moment with Mr Wazabi

Azeezat’s typical DAY

Handball stakeholders blame FG for CAHB ban

Enyimba confident of Sundowns victory

Siasia shuns Musa, picks Ighalo, Mikel

Yusuf can lead Eagles to Russia – Babangida

Nigeria face Cameroon, Algeria in World Cup qualifiers

Brexit vote shocks British sports stars

Referees for NRFF course

S’africa wanted me to play for Bafana – Okonkwo

Friday, June 24, 2016

Will you marry someone who once had blood covenant with someone else?

Tiwa Savage, Banky W, Praiz, Cobhams Asuquo, Stonebwoy set to put African music on world map

No problem between Terry G and I –DJ Jimmy Jatt

I am in London working on my album –Majek Fashek

God hasn’t told me to quit acting –Mama G

Nigeria’s government hospitals as slaughter slabs (II) – –Nollywood movie maker

Dried-up River Ogun: Wonder to many, worry to residents

At a point, I wanted to be a reverend sister –Nkechi Ali-Balogun

The greatest fun is in church, not parties –Bishop Isong

Dad left mum for having all female kids, I’m glad I’ve made mummy proud –Chinyere, UNN first-class graduate

Renewed communal clash claims five in C’ River

Police arrest, release monarch over false allegation

Wike considers amnesty for repentant cultists, others

‘Why we cut petrol price to N139 in Calabar’

NUPENG blames accidents on poor roads

Poor funding crippling our activities, school cries out

NDLEA arrests 156 drug offenders in Anambra

Pickpockets wear uniform in Anambra to rob mourners

Senate forgery: Lawmakers ready for showdown with Buhari

FG, 10 states spend N538bn on 157,877 ghost workers

Militants unleash mayhem in Ogun, Lagos communities, kill 20

Peace essential to clean-up of Ogoniland –Osinbajo

APC running parallel voters registration centres – PDP

Power: Fashola urges employers of labour not to panic

We need God’s intervention to meet target –Customs boss

A’Court upholds Lagos restriction on okada

Ex-convicted constable, 11 others held for impersonation

Crisis: Ondo police to arraign two poly students

Embrace peace, Secondus tells Sheriff

EFCC arrests ex-Kebbi gov over N450m PDP campaign fund

Nigeria sliding towards disaster –ex-Minister

Kaduna removes over 13,000 workers from payroll

Bailout: Nasarawa fails to meet FG’s condition

Niger to access N14.16bn FG’s bailout

Man, 32, commits suicide in Bauchi

FG should quickly negotiate with ‘new’ UK —Ezekwesili

Nigerians in UK, Europe express disappointment

Cameron’s resignation, demonstration of courage –Buhari

Brexit’ll have negative effect on Nigeria –Akinterinwa, Utomi, others

UK exits European Union, Cameron resigns

FG to restructure N3bn movie grant programme

Ambode to improve on land administration

Rotary appoints new president, honours Otudeko

Coup: Buratai summons top commanders to emergency meeting

CSOs, CNPP protest in Ekiti, ask Fayose to resign

Sack non-pensionable workers, Lagos Assembly orders councils

Nigeria drifting towards intellectual bankruptcy – Oyedepo

Beg militants to stop attacks, Buhari urges APC leaders

Lekan Shonde to stand trial for wife’s murder – DPP

Minister initiates training scheme for unemployed graduates

Kidnapping: Catholic church seeks tight security

MTN, Access Bank promote healthy living among Nigerians

NGO trains 30 human trafficking victims in Kano

Brexit tops global Google search

Experts advise mothers on nutritional benefits of milk

Beware! That vulcaniser’s tyre gauge may kill you

Family seeks justice for factory worker tortured to death by police

Immunity, life pension: Heavy knocks for senators

Missing Abuja businesswoman fear killed as friends allege cover up

Rewrite your story (II)

Revealed:Policemen shun service rule, take over danfo driving jobs in Lagos

Hijab: Mortgaging Osun pupils’ future with religious animosity

Yes, APC’s promised change is slow –Kwara governor

Buhari’s wrong medicine for workers’ ailments

Police, others call for collaboration in tackling insecurity

You can find love again after your spouse’s death

All about libido

Shocking confession: I police in the day and rob at night – Anti-robbery policeman

Playing ball…

I don’t want to go to jail – Woman accused of bypassing IE meter

Ebonyi seeks partnership with Chinese firm on power, others

2016 Seafarers Day: Maritime workers lament poor welfare

My face is my selling point –Bimbo Oshin

Oshiomhole sacks aide over ‘incompetence’

Cameron’s resignation, demonstration of courage – Buhari

N197m debt: FCT Administration takes over THISDAY Dome

Ekiti workers suspend strike, sign MoU with govt

Peace essential for Ogoni clean-up – Osinbajo

Okojie takes over as Operation Delta Safe commander

Army chief summons top commanders to emergency meeting

CSOs, CNPP lead protest in Ekiti, ask Fayose to resign

Many feared killed in Ogun as militants strike again

A’Court affirms Lagos traffic law on Okada restriction

Mikel, Ighalo, Iheanacho make Nigeria’s Olympic squad

FG to unveil plan for affordable housing Monday

Using smartphone in bed can cause blindness

Militants kill eight in Lagos, Ogun communities

PHOTOS: Proposed Lagos Smart City

South African president denied right to appeal corruption ruling

Nigerians in UK, Europe express disappointment with referendum result

British PM David Cameron resigns

UK economy plunges into unknown on Brexit

Britain votes to break with EU

Thursday, June 23, 2016




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The myth called Made-in-Nigeria

Corporal punishment barbaric, not effective – Principal

Misconception about orthodox medical treatment of mental illness

What you must know about labour

DStv Basketball: Niger Potters beat Oluyole Warriors

CBN Tennis: Otu, Ifidzhen qualify for semis

Mozia grabs second medal in Durban

We’ll probe alleged coup against Buhari, says Army

Poor results: NAPTAN organises coaching for Osun pupils

Naira devaluation, oil sector crisis threaten banks

LASG didn’t issue directive to ban hijab – Commissioner

Stakeholders defer NSE’s demutualisation

Naira extends gains, sells for 281/dollar

We’ll complete 700MW hydropower plants soon – Fashola

Finance minister clarifies position on N1.2bn workers’ allowance

Fuel importation will end in 2019 – Kachikwu

AMCON shuts Murray-Bruce firms over N10bn debt

Alleged N11bn withdrawal: AGF orders EFCC to probe Rivers director

Aregbesola advises engineers as Maduka emerges NAE president

What’s up on TV stations?

What our public universities can learn from private ones

EFCC probes ExxonMobil over $3.75bn oil deal

Financing Nigeria’s ailing textile industry

Arase ordered complainant’s arraignment over contract scandal

Ex-NAF chief, Amosu, others face N21bn fraud charges

Eagles know foes as World Cup draw holds

Ex-policeman, guards arrested for alleged burglary

Four killed, nine injured in Lagos crash

CBN and its weird fx forward trade

Osun hijab hoopla: When will it end?

Soldiers, policemen clash over IDPs rice

Salary reduction: Talks between Labour, Niger govt deadlocked

Tackle traffic thieves, LASTMA tells officers

Workers chase away FUNNAB VC, others with charms

Separating laggards from market-makers

Army investigates alleged move to overthrow Buhari

Adeosun pleads with workers over demand for N1.2bn allowance

BREAKING: Buhari appoints Mustapha NIWA MD 

Probe unfair allocation of oil blocs, IYC tells Buhari

Workers chase away FUNNAB VC, others with juju

Ijaw youths invade Murray-Bruce’s radio station

[VIDEO] AMCON seals Silverbird Galleria over

AGF shuns Senate summon over Saraki, Ekweremadu’s forgery case

Ekiti students protest unpaid workers salaries

APC senators pass vote of confidence on Buhari

Two to die by hanging in Ekiti

Soldiers, policemen in gun battle over IDPs rice

Falana misleading EFCC because of his governorship ambition – Fayose’s Aide

Breaking: Armed man storms German cinema, several hurt

I have no case with EFCC – APC candidate, Obaseki

PDP crisis: Sheriff inaugurates panel for Edo primary

We have no plans to overthrow Buhari – Army

Buhari asks public officers to be diligent

Scholes signs up for Indian futsal league

Rivers CP threatens to remove indolent DPOs

Tough times don’t last, Silverbird’ll be back – Murray-Bruce

AMCON shuts Senator Bruce’s companies over debt

New Zealand PM rules out ransom for citizen abducted in Nigeria

Pistorius says Steenkamp would want him freed

Group introduces contract farming to develop agricultural sector

Britain votes on EU membership after tight campaign

Vardy rejects Gunners move, commits to Leicester

NASU sacks OAU branch over protest, strike

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Senate President, Speaker only entitled to severance allowances – RMAFC

Hello world!

FAAC distributes N305.1bn to FG, states, LGs

Lagos destroys jetties, Ogun river dries up

FIBA U17: NAPTIP denies writing Spanish Embassy

Diabetic? See 5 ways to permanently stabilizing your blood sugar level

Finance ministry workers end protest, may get N1.2bn

No more dollars for Eagles home games

Ex-governors’ pensions and lingering legality questions

Kano: Yoruba leader’s killer to die by hanging

Court stops probe of ex-gov Shema

Again, suspected herdsmen kill 13 in Benue

Ambode seeks support for youth empowerment

NDLEA advises parents to counsel children on drugs

‘Stop politicising crimes’

Why we shunned INEC peace parley – Rivers APC

Ijaw youths want Buhari to lead negotiation with militants

FG slams N50bn suit against Anambra over land

Last-minute effort to stop Saraki, deputy’s prosecution fails

Edo PDP warns Sheriff against interference in poll

Ayorinde’s Cascade of Change for presentation

15 film-makers begin training in US varsity

Hijab and the war against education

From Maduka, A Mother, her Heart

More SANs pay tribute to Justice Niki Tobi

Achieving success as an events planner

Aregbesola, Osun parents and a legacy of chaos

Local firms can produce 150,000 meters monthly – Manufacturer

Naira rises to 282, CBN boosts dollar supply

Inadequate JV funding delays gas-gathering projects – Shell

Nigeria win first medal at Durban 2016

Keshi’s children thank NFF, Delta, Edo

Are you addicted to earned income?

Grasshoppers coach seeks competitions

Ex-governors’ pensions and lingering legality questions

Your child has digital life, attend to it

CBN tennis: Emmanuel, Sylvester in quarter-final clash

Buhari postpones dinner with lawmakers for fear of boycott

Paralysis grips power sector

LMC slams MFM with N2m fine

Health workers start seven-day warning strike

Pipeline attacks: DHQ scraps Operation Pulo Shield

I can’t face CCT trial together with forgery case, Saraki tells court

Killer of Yoruba leader in Kano sentenced to death

Ambassadorial list: Senate summons SGF, foreign affairs minister

US deports 41 Nigerians over drug, immigration offences

OAU closed indefinitely ‎over workers protest

Finance Ministry workers suspend protest

Another Calabar fuel station drops PMS to N139

Reps ask FG to give details of funds paid into TSA

Jimoh Ibrahim, UBA disagree over N120bn aviation fund

Ogun private school owners protest over multiple levies

Reform police, Bello tells new IGP

Oyo govt, labour take fight to industrial court

Five expatriates kidnapped, one killed in Calabar  

Abia Govt to appoint 34 physically challenged persons as Aides

Zenith Bank, not Dasuki funded my campaign – Fayose

Hijab: CAN files stay of execution

PHOTOS: Scene of the accident causing gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Kidnapped  Rev. Father found dead in Benue

Stop politicising crimes, Dickson warns security agencies

‘Military owing Eko DISCO N600m’

Dialogue: Our patience running out, N’Delta militants tell FG

Resident doctors agree to suspend strike until July 14

‎Motorists groan as tanker explosion causes gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Motorists groan as tanker explosion causes gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Tight security as Adeosun finally arrives finance ministry

[VIDEO] Lagos-Ibadan Expressway onward Ibadan blocked

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Woman bags four-year jail term for torturing 12-year-old

Vacancy for a Content Developer / Creative Writer

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: Pharmacists warn Nigerians against self-medication

Managing hair loss in pets

Naira gains, sells for 284/dollar at official market

Finance ministry workers’ protest stops FAAC meeting

Market regains investors’ confidence, appreciates by N224bn

Plunging naira: Dangote loses $3.7bn

Poor metering: NERC to sanction Discos from October

Quack radiographers’ activities increasing cancer, infertility – RRBN

Graduate entrepreneurs to secure loans with certificates

NRC increases Lagos goods trains, eyes fuel haulage

Salary: Labour puts states on protest notice

NUPENG wants firms sacking workers punished

I’ve nothing personal against Sheriff, says Makarfi

Conduct employee background screening, expert tells firms

Lagos signs smart city deal with Dubai

NTNU gets NUC nod to offer medicine

Poor living standards of workers worry trade unions

Proposed pension for Saraki, Dogara, product of greed – NLC

80 killed on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in six months

Residents protest asset-stripping at Oku Iboku Paper Mill

We ‘settled’ soldiers to smuggle oil – Suspected vandals

Nigeria should be restructured along economic lines –Ahmed

Edo 2016: Peaceful, issue-based campaigns are vital

NUPENG ends strike, motorists recount ordeal

Doctors’ strike claims fire victim at UBTH

U-23 team to play Mexico on July 2

Wrestlers want action ahead of Rio Games

Bailiffs paste Saraki, deputy’s summons to N’Assembly board

Aluko, Anichebe grace Ambassador’s Cup final

False parents of abducted IDP girl arrested by military

Reps okay colleagues’ probe for sex scandal

Rivers assembly okays Wike’s N14.16bn bailout request

Nigeria lacks thinkers, says Pat Utomi

Fayose’s allegation against Buhari’s wife, laughable –Presidency

FIBA U-17: Spanish Embassy denies Nigeria visa

Troops kill nine cattle thieves, recover arms in Zamfara

Proposed life pension for NASS leaders product of greed – NLC

Fayose’s account: EFCC acted beyond its powers, says Ekiti Assembly

Police to get six new DIGs as new IG takes over

Rivers Assembly approves N14.16b FG fund for Wike

Lawyer petitions Ambode over forceful takeover of Tarzan jetties

N260bn NDDC budget tears Reps apart

Alleged N5.9m bribery: Court remands Air Force chief in prison

FG sacks resident doctors again

Saraki’s allegation of bias against CCT chairman frivolous – FG

I’ll lead with recognised core values of policing – Acting IGP

Navy arrests pipeline vandals, recovers pirate vessel

We’ll ensure full disclosure of our financial transactions – FG

Forgery: Reps oppose prosecution of Saraki, Ekweremadu

Unpaid salaries: Mimiko begs workers, calls for dialogue

Ambassadorial list: Bayelsa indigenes protest at NASS

CCT rules on Saraki’s motion seeking chairman’s disqualification July 13

BREAKING: Senate summons AGF over Saraki, Ekweremadu’s forgery case

BREAKING: New police boss, Idris, arrives Aso Rock

Lagos signs historic smart city deal with Dubai

Nigeria’s restructuring should be along economic line – Ahmed

PHOTOS: Saraki at the CCT today

Workers continue protest at finance ministry, demand Adeosun’s sacking

Pain killers reduce sexual drive, sperm count – Expert

Rape: NCWS renews call for tougher penalty

Woman on trial for leaving baby to die on beach

British man charged over attempt to kill Donald Trump at rally

Forgery: Non-service of court papers will stall Saraki’s, others’ arraignment

Monday, June 20, 2016

Water operators, govt battle over borehole licence

You can’t go wrong with Mediterranean diet

TASUED hosts pro-chancellors

We’ll prosecute child rights offenders – Commissioner

… Lagos to reconnect waterworks to IKEDC, generators

Firm offers social safety net for students, corpers

Floating exchange rate, a positive step – CIS

Forex trading: NSE loses N163bn on first day

Rio Olympics: Nigerian athletes beg to survive

NFF frees Giwa FC players

Igbinovia, Agugbom progress at CBN tennis

Buhari cash: Onye threatens to boycott Paralympics

New forex policy’ll bring short-term pain, says Ecobank

CBN okays Wema Bank as FXPD

Lafarge Africa concludes N60bn bond issuance

ABCON seeks forex primary dealership licence

Senate queries CBN on N120bn aviation intervention fund

Warri, Kaduna refineries post losses, P’Harcourt makes N5.18bn

FG to review auto policy

Global breakthrough in technology is our focus – Huawei MD

Digital Encode wins cybersecurity award

NGEX introduces dictionary for indigenous languages

Enugu appoints new rector, governing council for IMT

Lagos urges undergraduates to be passionate about entrepreneurship

Varsities, polys adopt fresh measures for post-UTME

Can because start a sentence?

Students’ rampage on campuses as a metaphor for decay

Why some people hate to travel to their villages

Amodu: How not to treat our heroes

Fg and the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Time to tame religious extremists

Militants invade Lagos, Ogun communities, unleash mayhem

Cook kills friend for reporting him to police

Man bathes policeman with hot soup, lands in prison

I wasn’t in my senses during operation – Suspected burglar

Fire guts Lagos Airport Hotel, destroys valuables

Floods kill three in Nasarawa

FG to raise foreign borrowing to 40%

Naira crashes to 288/dollar at new official market

Forgery: Uncertainty over Saraki, deputy’s arraignment today

Proposed pension, immunity for Saraki, Dogara immoral – Sagay, TUC

EFCC to arraign ex-NNPC GMD, former directors, others July 4

AMCON gets order to seize Jimoh Ibrahim’s assets

Workers ground finance ministry over unpaid N1.2bn allowances

Enyimba fell into our tactical plan – Zamalek

EFCC arrests seven health officials over $4m HIV fund

Police get 7 new AIGs

Athletes depart for South Africa

Nigerians reject immunity for lawmakers

I’m not afraid of probe, Babangida tells Bello

Gusau’s son in-law dumps PDP for APC

Buhari resumes after UK medical trip, meets Osinbajo, others

Kano assembly wants accountant-general sacked

Imasuagbon, Ogiemwonyi reject Obaseki

I was attacked for supporting Buhari – Tallen

EFCC has frozen my account – Fayose

FG, Dogara disagree over constituency projects

FCT hawkers


‘Embrace farming’

New HP solutions to make printing more mobile

SON raids Imo market

Lagos warns residents against walking on Ogun River

Firm says tech start-ups can tackle unemployment

NDLEA arrests 160 suspects in Kwara

Oracle, Snapchat measure impact of ads in stores

FG suspends tenure policy in civil service

N50bn debt: AMCON gets order to seize Jimoh Ibrahim’s assets

Police get seven new AIGs as PSC promotes 4,542 officers 

CJN mourns Niki Tobi

I didn’t order use of hijab in schools – Aregbesola

Reject immunity, life pension for Saraki, Dogara, Sagay tells Buhari

Court remands man for bathing policeman with hot soup

Ex-Edo SSG, Ize-Iyamu, wins PDP gov primary

TUC condemns life pension, immunity for NASS leaders

Army arrests ex-militant leader as lawyer threatens legal action

Nnamdi Kanu, co-accused ask judge to disqualify self again

Fire guts Lagos Airport Hotel

PHOTOS: Counting begins in Edo PDP gov primary

Justice Niki Tobi dies at 76

PHOTOS: Buhari resumes

PHOTOS: Civil servants shut finance ministry over poor welfare

Edo gov primary: PDP begins accreditation of 740 delegates

EFCC arraigns Diezani’s ally, Omokore, ex-NNPC GMD 

Resident doctors begin strike over unpaid salaries 

Civil servants shut finance ministry over poor welfare

Forgery: FG to arraign Saraki, Ekweremadu Tuesday

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Banks urge customers to submit forex bids ahead

Financial institutions key to SDGs attainment – Minister

Chile beat Mexico 7-0

FETS, PharmAccess collaborate on digital payment

Zamalek beat Enyimba in P’Harcourt

CBN senior tennis starts in Lagos

3SC beat MFM amid fight in first away win

Union Bank boosts expansion plan

Greensprings lifts GTB Masters Cup

Constitute new SURCON council, NIS begs Buhari

Nigeria ready to utilise biotechnology opportunities – Experts

Retailers question dollar rents in Nigerian malls

Chinese firm to build 1,000 houses for civil servants

US Consulate, NSE, Globetech collaborate on urban sanitation

Senate summons ministers, Emefiele, others over MTN fine

3Invest, Houston EB5 partner on hotel, residence development

CED plans talk on technology in construction

Encroachment on farm settlement land angers community

CIIN takes insurance awareness to mosque

Royal Exchange confirms Muktari as GMD

NAICOM approves MD for Custodian & Allied

PenCom warns PFAs against un-credited contributions, investment defaults

Experts see naira gaining as forex trading begins

Oil workers threaten strike over anti-labour practices

SEC seeks FG’s help to enlist more companies

NIPC secures N17.7bn agric investment from Japanese firm

Capital market stakeholders hail Dangote

Would you invest in forex trading (3)?

Economy: The floodgates have been breached

500,000 teachers’ recruitment

Get the Global Fund thieves

Beyond the façade of Father’s Day

A new financial year

Investors inject N760bn into stock market in three days

19 die in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway crash

Man rapes, impregnates 15-year-old daughter in Lagos

Militants’ attack: Ogun community deserted as three survivors die

Motorcyclist forges police ID card to evade arrest

Policemen shoot three polytechnic students during protest

Soldiers kill three kidnappers in Bauchi

Forgery case against Saraki, Ekweremadu, a coup –Senate

Proposed pension, immunity for Saraki, Dogara provocative –Falana, SERAP

We want to eradicate malaria in Africa – Gates foundation

Managing Lyme disease (1)

Edo APC plans reconciliation as aspirants protest Obaseki’s victory

Buhari returns, challenges journalist to wrestling contest

Drowned student: Parent, community disagree over ‘burial sacrifice’

Disconnection: Bayelsa youths attack PHEDC officials

PDP crisis: Makarfi, Sheriff refuse to shift ground

Kids branded witches escape lynching in C’River

‘Don’t fall into militants’ trap’

Bakers end strike in Delta

Groups intervene in herdsmen, farmers’ clashes in Bayelsa

Death toll in Benue herdsmen attack hits 59

‘Suswam must apologise’

‘Reps thoroughly embarrassed by colleagues’ sex scandal’

‘Bauchi paid N79.3bn as salary in one year’

Niger Delta militants fleeing to Ogun, says CP

Group blames Plateau for grazing reserve controversy

Lagos trains officials in grass-roots mobilisation

Be your children’s friends, educationist tells parents

HoS advocates quality service delivery

Don’t collect fees from pupils, LASG tells teachers

We won’t seize anybody’s land for ranches – FG

Senate to Buhari: Avoid anarchy, caution AGF

BREAKING: Buhari returns to Nigeria

19 feared killed in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway auto crash

Presidency threatens to sue lawyer over comments on Buhari’s certificate

Many injured as students, police clash in Ondo

CAN condemns attacks on churches in Akwa Ibom

IPOB backs Niger Delta Avengers

UEFA opens disciplinary probes against Portugal, Hungary, Belgium

Aisha Buhari donates relief materials to IDPs in Borno

[UPDATE] Edo guber: Obaseki wins APC primary

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Poverty forced me into selling bread — Yekini’s mother

[BREAKING] ‎Edo guber primary: Godwin Obaseki emerges winner

Senators demand life pension, immunity for Saraki, Dogara, others

Sex scandal: Provide evidence against Reps, Dogara tells US

Gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway as plants overrun Ogun River

Ex-Adamawa governor falls ill in EFCC custody, hospitalised

100 militants invade Ogun community, kill 15

I wish I had my children earlier — Peter Okoye

I can now relax – Sodeinde, ex-perm sec

I thought Adex would break my heart — Wife

Revamp your outdoors

Don’t trade your integrity for anything – Orajaka

I no longer wear crazy outfits

Banks, online airtime retail and unemployment

Do only the things that count

CAN is waiting for Aregbesola to expel Christian pupils for wearing religious uniforms – President-elect

I enjoy riding in Marwa — Abiodun

Automotive Sector Skills Council

Govt should treat cattle grazing as private business — Obi of Onitsha


For consumers, the fear of inflation looms large

EU woos Nigeria with N1.4tn EPA offer

I want my father’s death investigated — Yemisi Yekini

Power sector loses N36bn to gas shortage

12 unconscious after Ebonyi school deworms pupils

Nigerians need attitude change, not restructuring –David-West

NNPC unpaid bills hit $1.8bn

Herdsmen kill 45-yr-old farmer in Delta

Fulani herdsmen kill 12 in Benue

CBN criteria for forex dealers cumbersome — BDC operators

PDP crisis: Makarfi, Sheriff fail to reach truce

Sex scandal: Resign or be recalled, lawyers tell Reps

‎Edo guber primary: Voting ends, sorting of ballot papers begins

N40bn fraud: EFCC seizes N2bn mansion of ex-customs’ boss, Dikko

Senate forgery: Police may arrest Ekweremadu, others this week

Companies must innovate or die

Only industrial court can recall sacked workers – NECA

Buhari jailed my father unjustly — Ambrose Alli’s daughter

Okurounmu on Buhari: Of truth and politics

Benue police seized our friend’s phone, framed him for murder — Musician’s friends, family

Beware of contradictions

Post-UTME cancellation: A time for JAMB to go, too

BREXIT and the EU: Any lessons for ECOWAS? (2)

The hierarchy of Nigerian policy (5)

Sacking workers never solves economic problems — Workers union

‎Edo guber primary: Alleged phone thief nabbed

Edo guber primary: Tension as tempers flare

Boko Haram kills seven police officers in Niger

Fantasy sports get approval in New York

Tight security as 2,582 delegates elect Edo APC guber candidate

Probe Obasanjo’s administration, Waku tells Buhari

Economic crisis: Reduce cost of governance, CD tells Buhari

Dickson bows to teachers, approves January salaries

Underdevelopment: ‘Niger Delta Avengers should hold their leaders responsible’

Tension as suspected Fulani herdsmen kill farmer in delta

Group begins campaign to end herdsmen, farmers’ clashes in Bayelsa

IDPs: Borno orders probe of alleged diversion of rice

The bigger, The better: Inside the world of Nigerians obsessed with large manhood

Benue Gov, Ortom, denies involvement in N4.29bn fraud

PDP crisis: Security agents keep vigil at Wadata House

BREAKING: Egypt sentences ex-president, Morsi to life in prison

Friday, June 17, 2016

My first…


Rewrite your story

Healing from the painful loss of your spouse

My mum prayed, fasted for me to marry my wife – Seyi Sodimu

I can’t wear revealing clothes –MBGN

Our children ’ll stop wearing choir robes to school when Aregbesola reverses hijab wearing


Financial community should keep investing in security solutions –Femi Adeoti, MD Inlaks

French club proud of Keshi’s goal

Qatari club reject Emenike

MRS restates grassroots commitment

I am ready to face any opponent in rio – Oborududu

The ugly side of masturbation

COZA Pastor, Fatoyinbo, cruises classy Porsche

I killed colonel when he struggled to grab gun – Killer of Army officer kidnapped in Kaduna

I lost all my savings, nearly lost my eyes –Lady attacked by ‘one chance’ boys in Lagos bus

Police arrest couple over abduction of reverend sisters in Ondo

Madam threatened to throw away my corpse if I die

Ikeme desperate for Premier League football

FG seeks growth in non-oil exports

Naira, stocks soar further on new forex policy

Building collapse: SON raids iron rod shops

ATCON plans advocacy programmes to improve service quality

IHS, HTN close first African mobile infrastructure transaction

NNPC withheld $12.9bn in eight years – NEITI

UK varsity offers Nigerians discount on tuition

Motorists surge to Calabar filling station over reduction of PMS to N139

Ajimobi warns SSG, exco against backbiting, frivolity

Army raids cultists’ hideout in Rivers, arrests seven

Looters now keep money in abandoned houses –EFCC

Forex crisis: Nigerian students abroad apply to home universities

Civil servants likely to forfeit salary arrears

Again, police seal PDP secretariat as court restrains Sheriff

Buhari’s administration lacks vision –US ex-lawmaker

I won’t support grazing zones –Amosun

Senator asks govt to seek citizens’ consent before borrowing

IG, DSS broker peace meeting between Sheriff, Markafi

Political class responsible for inconclusive polls –INEC

Sex scandal: House committee to summon accused Reps

Herdsmen’s activities, Nigeria’s greatest challenge –Osun

Tears as victims of Enugu herdsmen attack are buried

236 arrested at RCCG camp in police raid

Obanikoro sues EFCC, seeks N100m damages

Boko Haram kills 24 at funeral in Adamawa village

Cross River deep seaport to cost $800m

Terrorism: 510 teachers, students killed in N’East –PI

18% of Anambra children suffer from malnutrition —NGO

Niger to investigate appointment of district heads

Man blinded by police pleads for N20m compensation

Edo APC: I didn’t endorse any candidate –Oyinlola

Euro 2016: Italy qualify for last 16

Father, son remanded for burglary

Why Lagos evicted Tarzan, Metro Ferry from jetties – LASWA

Nigeria Premier League side, Ikorodu United in auto crash

Kidnapped Ogun journalist, daughter regain freedom

Court dismisses ex-PDP secretary, Oladipo’s suit to stop EFCC arrest

Tears as victims of Ukpabi Nimbo herdsmen attack are buried

Bayelsa teachers protest against half-pay

Scholarships for virgins declared unconstitutional

Crisis rocks C’ River Assembly, lawmakers attempt to impeach speaker

Troops arrest 19 vandals, foil bombing of Agip pipeline

‘Nigeria needs new port to compete with Cotonou’

Amosun opposes Buhari on grazing zones

Boko Haram kills 24 in Adamawa wake attack

British lawmaker killed in shock attack

Second black box recovered from EgyptAir crash site

Oil market recovers

Mitsubishi Motors to post $480m loss over fuel-cheat scandal

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Economic hardship affects children the more

Buhari’s military mentality affecting performance – Balarabe

Masari to chair Edo APC governorship primary

Ekiti should go back to agriculture – Gov aspirant

Edo: Aspirants ask APC to investigate bribery allegations

May you live in interesting times!

Turning your ideas into profitable business

Nigerian stars miss juicy awards at AMAA

Flavour gets ambassadorship deal

Winner emerges in Three Crowns’ Mom of The Year contest

T.M. Lewin celebrates fathers

Selling tickets in dollar hurts tourism —NANTA

Olu Ajayi, others honour Soyinka with comic book

Shooting in Nigeria is a nightmare —Isabella

No relief yet for pupils of Makoko Floating School

Initiate better policies, educationist urges FG

CSR: Adeboye lifts lepers’ children in Ogun

Russia 2018: FIFA to conduct special African ranking

Toriola joins Belgian club

EEC win NNPC/Shell Cup

Agbaje lauds GTBank Principals Cup players

Aluko inspires Lagos youngsters

Rufai solicits HotSports’ partnership for football talent hunt

Real Sapphire academy poised to groom real talents

Akpeyi listed as Nigeria Olympics goalkeeper

Katsina fire down MFM in Federation Cup

Melissa set to defend CBN crown


Russian fans jailed in Marseille

Nine die in Lagos crash, mob burns truck

Arepo residents flee homes after vandals kill ASP

Police arraign oil firm, bank for fraud

Floods wreak havoc in Ekiti, submerge shops, churches

Ritual killers remove pregnant woman’s foetus, murder girl

NSCDC nabs two cable vandals

Sex scandal: US govt cancels three Reps’ visas, Dogara orders probe

PDP chiefs meet as factional supporters clash at secretariat

Buhari extends stay in London, returns Sunday

ISIS develops app to recruit children, says FG

SGF, Sagay, Falana lament lawyers’ roles in aiding corruption

Reps disagree over choice of cars at executive session

EFCC arrests ex-Customs boss, Dikko, for N40bn fraud

Kachikwu meets Okowa, Gbaramatu monarchs over militancy

CAN asks FG to stop proposed grazing reserves

Five states have applied for loan, says FG

Forex policy: IMF lauds CBN, naira appreciates

Bayelsa plans to commercialise agencies

We’ve no affiliation with Avengers, says MASSOB

‘Militancy benefits few Niger Deltans’

11 killed in Rivers fresh cult clash

Ogun woos investors with infrastructure, security

Lagos promises better facilities in schools

Sagay panel submits special anti-graft court’s report

Market gains N205bn, index rises by 2.14%

Lalong bows to pressure, suspends action on grazing reserves

FG shuts NERFUND, sends workers on indefinite leave

We have approval to spend on roads – Fashola

Understanding new cbn fx policy regime

New forex policy’ll increase non-performing loans –Experts

Rebuilding No buckle, no back down

Chronic water shortages in Lagos run deep

MDAs’ electricity debt’ll be cleared before December – FG

ITF seeks legislative backing for programmes

Oyo rural farmers benefit from BATNF cassava initiative

BoI, Abia float N1bn lifeline for SMEs

Can President Buhari keep hope alive?

Teachers without licence are quacks –TRCN

CAP posts N2.57bn profit before tax

NNPC promotes science education

NEPC engages women on export opportunities, challenges

Ajimobi, NLC meeting deadlocked, strike continues

ISIS targeting children through mobile app, FG warns

SGF, Sagay, Falana deplore roles of lawyers in aiding corruption

EDO 2016 : Masari heads six-man panel for APC gov primaries

Railway contracts: Reps threaten arrest of 14 firms

Bayelsa plans to commercialise parastatals, agencies

Hijab: Security chiefs meet Christian leaders over crisis in schools 

FG shuts NERFUND, sends all workers on indefinite leave

Dogara orders investigation of three Reps over sex scandal

Another militant group emerges, threatens to attack Utorogu gas plant

‎Ondo House approves access to N14.16bn FG loan 

Ex-militants give oil firms 14-day eviction notice over MoU

FG not ready for dialogue with N’Delta people – IYC

CBN targets one million jobs through youth entrepreneurship program

Militancy only feeds few elements in N’Delta – Netherland activist

Ajaokuta steel needs N80bn to operate – Administrator

Plateau suspends decision on grazing reserves

Flood sacks churches, destroys properties in Ekiti

PDP crisis: Rival groups of protesters clash at Hqtrs

No connection between MASSOB and Niger Delta Avengers – MASSOB leader

Man jailed two years for defrauding Canadian woman of $32,220

16-year-old boy jailed 10 years for rape, murder

Soldier, four rebels die in Indian Kashmir gun battle

Buhari extends stay in London till Sunday

Man arrested for killing father with chopstick

Ex-gov Goje approved N1bn for dictionaries – EFCC

Alligator kills boy at Disney resort

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Arbitration, key to foreign investments – ICC

CJN inaugurates disciplinary tribunal for architects

Ondo magistrate sues commission for wrongful sacking

Next chief justice: Between the bench and the bar

IGI restructures, relocates head office

Heritage Bank stresses importance of retail market

Cashless payment: Firm unveils nairabox app

FBN Capital to boost investment banking

The education kerfuffle in Oyo State

We are not owing Amodu N25m – Edo

Supporters’ club honours Keshi, Amodu

New forex policy triggers market rebound

Livestock Feeds restructures, target better results

FBN Merchant Bank records N3.8bn PBT

NSE reviews composition of market indices

IPMAN, Star Synergy sign five-year supply deal

Buhari, PDP lack solution to economic problems –SPN

PDP’s social media team mocks Obanikoro

Nigeria’s foreign debt rises by $7.18bn in 10 years

Stocks gain as CBN says market’ll determine naira rate

Confusion as Makarfi, Sheriff’s supporters storm PDP secretariat

Buhari arrives in Nigeria today after 10-day medical trip

EFCC grills Sheriff for seven hours over Diezani bribe

Saraki misquoted CCT chairman to frustrate trial – FG

Ogun students protest lecturers’ unpaid 14-month salaries

Prosecution lawyer’s absence stalls Dokpesi’s trial

Retirees shut down Imo over unpaid 71-month pensions

Banks grumble as Bayelsa civil servants receive cash salaries

Navy arrests more pipeline vandals in Delta

‘Involve credible people in dialogue with Avengers’

We’ll soon put smile on Nigerians’ faces – Buhari

Workers protest continues, Ajimobi says no work, no pay

NLC threatens strike over sacked bank workers

ACAOSA Ramadan lecture

Hijab: CAN dares Aregbesola, Iwo monarch averts crisis

Reps ask FG to increase Amnesty budget by N35.8bn

Buhari condoles Ghanaian President

Police get forensic lab, drones against kidnapping, robbery

Residents arrested for reporting police torture to PUNCH

Police dismiss sergeant for collecting N50,000 bribe

Rider, passenger killed as tricycle rams into tanker

FRSC nabs 25 traffic offenders in A’Ibom

Protesters shut down Calabar over road construction

Kingpin of Babington Macaulay schoolgirls’ abduction arrested

NLC backs Katsina workers’ verification

Court dismisses Benue PDP council chairmen’s suit

Sokoto raises corpers’ allowance

Hounding opposition leaders won’t solve economic problems –Obanikoro

Rio Olympics basketball: Nigerian women out

We’ve not fixed date for dad’s funeral – Keshi’s son

Negligence responsible for UNILAG students’ drowning – LASG

FG to borrow more from abroad

Ronaldo branded a ‘sore loser’

Marketers tackle Kachikwu over fuel pump price

‘Tomato Ebola’ forces factories’ shutdown —FG

Buhari’s gratuitous medical trip

Water Resources ministry, seven months after

ACPML procures new facilities to improve port environment

Dasuki’s detention didn’t violate any order – Appeal court

Pieces of missing EgyptAir plane found – investigators

France beat Albania to reach Euro 2016 last 16

13 key aspects of CBN’s new forex guidelines

N’ Delta avengers: Reps ask FG to secure additional N35.8bn funding for amnesty programme

Edo not owing Amodu N25m unpaid salaries

Flexible exchange rate: What experts are saying


BREAKING: Dasuki loses two appeals seeking to stall trials

Group to sue Delta govt for introducing new tax

PDP accuses FG of sidelining Bayelsa in federal appointments

Flexible foreign exchange policy begins Monday, CBN releases guidelines

N3tn diversion: Senate sets up panel to probe NEITI Report

NLC gives banks 14 days to recall sacked workers

Unpaid salaries: Ondo workers threaten showdown with Mimiko 

We’ll prosecute engineers over shoddy jobs – NDDC

FG approves new debt management strategy

Police acquire forensic lab, drones to track kidnappers, robbers

Buhari condoles with Ghanian President over mother’s death

Banks grumble as Bayelsa civil servants can’t repay loans

Breaking: Ogun students protest lecturers’ unpaid 14-month salaries

Hijab: CAN dares  Aregbesola, crisis averted in Iwo 

New Zealanders groan over shortage of avocado

Counsel’s absence stalls Dokpesi’s alleged fraud trial again

Protesters besiege National Secretariat

CCT adjourns Saraki’s trial over motion seeking judge’s disqualification

Four Indonesians jailed over IS-linked terror plot

NSCDC to train 1,000 private security guards in Borno

Death toll in southern Ghana city flood rises to 10

Very hot drinks may cause cancer – UN

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

The Senate and social media addiction?

Edo govt owed Amodu, academy staff N25m —Investigation

Family proposes July 28 for Keshi’s burial

CBN to release flexible exchange rate policy today

Part of $12.9bn NLNG dividend reinvested – NNPC

FG secures N90bn conditional loan for states

FG releases N280bn to six ministries, 50 agencies

US fund to raise $2bn for Nigerian infrastructure

Inflation hits 80-month high at 15.6% – NBS

Unemployment: NABTEB, LAPO collaborate on skill acquisition

Chartered secretaries are multi-skilled professionals – Expert

$56m Chinese investment to create 3,000 jobs – Kwara

NECA to discuss retrenchment with FG, labour

Recruiters lament low demand for fresh graduates

Hearing, speech problems hereditary, says health group

Firm canvasses regular eye checks for pupils

Find Omotuyi’s killers, lab scientists urge FG

‘Parents are shying away from children’s upbringing’

Don’t lose focus on education, LASG advises pupils

Ambode seeks donations from Nigerians to tackle cancer

Ostrich rearing: A budding livestock venture

Poverty is a choice

Reps want 10-year validity for Nigerian passport

Ayokunle, Baptist leader, emerges CAN President

Saraki files fresh motion to disqualify CCT Chairman

States not required to fund feeding programme, says Presidency

Nigerians see nothing wrong with corruption – ICPC

Negotiate with Avengers, Abdulsalami, others tell Buhari

‘Resolve PDP crisis’

Katsina judicial commission rejects PDP memo

Christian pupils wear church garments to schools in Osun

I’m proud to be an ex-motor park tout – Ortom

Fayose grossly incompetent, says ex-commissioner

Baby with heart outside dies, Gaidam mourns

Col. Inusa’s suspected killers arraigned, remanded

EFCC raids Obanikoro’s home, freezes Tompolo’s N3bn account

Sheriff was contracted by APC to cause chaos –PDP panel

Abuja quack doctor arrested after 10 years’ practice

Fake military officer flogs policewoman in Lagos traffic

Businessman accuses ex-CP of issuing dud cheque

Fungal infections are deadly but preventable

Dispatch rider dies in Third Mainland Bridge crash

Payback time for Hissene Habre

Stop shedding crocodile tears for Keshi!

Calabar street sweepers protest against unpaid salaries

Man sets wife on fire in Edo

Criminalise free grazing, CAN, PFN urge Mimiko

Senator alleges imbalance in ambassadorial list

Biafra too small for Igbo dream, says Igbokwe

‘I made N137,000 from fake army recruitment’

RCCG’s guard arraigned for allegedly impersonating Adeboye

Ngige: He who cannot be obeyed

Brazil sack Dunga after Copa America exit

How Oronsaye, others diverted N14bn pension fund – Witness

No land for grazing in Abia, Ikpeazu insists

No light, no lectures: UNEC students damage cars, buildings

NLC plans mega protest against Ajimobi

Ex-head of state calls for dialogue with aggrieved groups

Ambassadorial list: Senator protests exclusion of Bayelsa indigene

Revert validity of Nigerian passport to 10yrs −Reps

Killers of Army Colonel arraigned, remanded in prison custody

Ondo police arrest couple for abduction of Rev Sisters

PHOTO: Turn Sambisa to grazing reserve, say Plateau youths

Ekiti Debt: Fayose has money to pay 3 months salaries – Ex- Finance Commissioner

Leadership crisis: Youths threaten to take over PDP

N1.16bn fraud: Dariye makes U-turn, dumps no-case submission

Police arrests 10 MASSOB members in C’ River

Sagay, Falana, others back call for true federalism

Fuel price hike pushes inflation rate to 15.6%

INFOGRAPHICS: Inflation nears seven-year high

N4.6bn fraud: EFCC lines up 17 witnesses against Fani-Kayode

OJB Jezreel reported dead

Stir in Osun school as students appear in church garments

Monday, June 13, 2016

Imo has highest number of UTME candidates

Master your tenses

Common tenants’ complaints against landlords

Importance of budgeting in personal finance

MTN fine: Reps summon AGF, Shittu, NCC boss

FG to assist states raise funds from capital market

Stock market sheds N45bn as 22 firms lose

Oxbridge College to prepare students for UK education

Naira drops to 367/dollar over forex policy panic

NTA broadcasts Euro 2016 on free-to-air

Fraudulent practices crippling IT sector –Minister

Muhammad Ali: Boxer, poet, social activist, and more

Policeman’s wife batters 10-year-old niece over N30

Woman tortures five-year-old stepdaughter for bed-wetting

Drama as Sheriff takes over PDP secretariat

Cops beat man to a coma for obstructing arrest

EFCC seizes Diezani’s N3.58bn Abuja home

People making money out of our grief – Chibok parents

Plateau youths protest planned creation of grazing zones

Avengers list conditions for dialogue with FG

403,528 applied for teachers’ job in 36 hours – Presidency

EFCC to arraign Fani-Kayode, ex-minister for N1.5bn fraud

Amodu: Orlando Pirates, Okala lament

Council poll: Don’t copy Aregbesola, PDP tells Ambode

NFF confirm Giwa FC expulsion from Nigeria league

Glo mourns Amodu

APC has no favourite gov aspirant, Kekemeke insists

Anambra widows protest market relocation

Edo poll: PDP holds delegates’ election

Island victims get medical aid

NNPC/Shell Cup semi-finals in Lagos

Sam Ocheho handball hots up

Florida’s attack criminal, cowardly – Buhari

Huawei pushes GR5 phone to Nigerian market

‘Retired soldiers indicted for corruption’

EFCC quizzes Chime again over N450m

AFN lists Okagbare, drops Oke for African meet

Fantastic mediocrity in sports promotion

‘Judges contribute to prisons congestion’

Mile 12: Ambode should ignore ethnic sentiments

Florida’s terrorists attack criminal, cowardly – Buhari

GENCOs ask court to stop  NERC ‎from reviewing electricity tarriffs

APC leaders set up panel to probe Kogi gov

Bayelsa: FMC plans mass burial for unclaimed corpses

Soldiers kill five cultists in gun battle

Gunmen kidnap judge, kill orderly in Kogi

CG orders clearance of passport backlogs within 48 hours

Benue gov appoints acting SSG

Woman convicted of adultery after accusing man of rape

Beware of fraudsters, we’re not recruiting – FRSC

UPDATE: Sheriff gains entry into PDP secretariat, police vacate premises

N23bn Dieziani bribe: EFCC quizzes Chime again over N450m

500 Nigerians benefit from Brazilian educational Grants

PHOTOS: Confusion in PDP as Sheriff attempts to take over

Army clarifies retirement of senior officers

Honeywell Rewards winner of Honeywell in Sisi Eko’s Kitchen Picture Contest, other Whiz kids

Confusion in PDP as Sheriff attempts to take over

Rwanda acts to counter religious discrimination in schools

Synagogue building collapse: COREN continues investigation despite opposition

No respite for capital market this week – Analysts

Rivers community laments bad road

Pickpockets rattle guests as Anambra deputy governor buries father

Uneasy calm at PTI over new principal

Mentally-ill woman gives birth on Calabar road

Thyroid problems can cause infertility

Lagos strengthens maternal, child services in hospitals

Stakeholders condemn activities of quacks in estate surveying

Restore WAI to protect environment, group urges FG

Our June 12 birthday memories

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Lesbians killing female football – NFF Vice President

Milo basketball: Delta, Lagos schools emerge champions

Niger gov, Kwara Utd mourn Amodu, Keshi

Rio Olympics: Nigerian ladies face Belarus

NNPC/Shell Cup: Two players for Feyenoord Academy

Construction professionals are underutilised – Oyegbola

Shelter Afrique invests N22.5bn in housing

Who will take over the family business?

Banks sacking: NECA opposes planned picketing by union

World Bank releases $39m for Fadama projects

UK approves N4.74bn for solar power in Nigeria

I planned to make vehicles run on gas – Obasanjo

Harvest of deaths in house of football

B’Haram commander arrested, FG, Cameroon work on IDPs

500,000 teachers’ recruitment portal crashes on day one

Ambode, Ekwueme, Gana, others insist on restructuring

Court sacks Enugu Rep member over illegal primary

Dalung, Onaiyekan, UFUK , seek end to violent extremism

MKO Abiola’s family demands presidential entitlements

APC panel wants new members stopped from contesting polls

Jang queries Lalong over grazing reserves in Plateau

UNICEF gets Sokoto office

Masari, ex-govs, elders meet over Katsina economy

Tambuwal swears in 22 council chairmen

Okada riders displace taxi operators from Katsina roads

Edo begins work on Ekpoma roads

Abia APC vows to sack PDP

Oshiomhole seeks subsidies for indigent intelligent varsity students

Dickson queries HoS, AG over delay in salaries

‘Stop foreign treatment for open heart surgery’

I won’t contribute to school feeding, Fayose tells FG

DSS invites Osun religious leaders over hijab crisis

Reps ignore NSCDC opposition, pass peace corps bill

LASG to implement plans on job creation

Destroying oil installations’ll impoverish Niger Delta, says Falana

FG must honour June 12 heroes – Lagos Speaker, ex-NBA President

Gunman kills 50 in US gay club

Police to summon lab council members over Registrar’s murder

Sharia council condemns carpenter’s attack

Economic crisis: FG plans fresh bailout for state govts

LAPO boosts access to finance

Customs officers beat Lagos magistrate for impounding vehicles

Policemen torture student for demanding to know offence

Buhari: The refineries must go

Polio immunisation and the way forward

Portuguese couple hospitalised after Lagos robbery, ex-convict arrested

Deposits in banks shrink by N1.03tn

Interbank rate rises as excess liquidity persists

Ecobank plans exit from ‘low-potential markets’

OPC member stabs peacemaker to death

Oyo police nab robbery kingpin

Court sacks ‎Enugu Rep member over illegal primary

I won’t contribute to school feeding programme, Fayose tells FG

FG signs agreement with Cameroon, UNHCR on IDPs’ return

Gunman kills 50, injures 53 in US mass shooting

Nigerians will experience better times soon – Lai Mohammed

Hijab: DSS invites Osun religious leaders over looming crisis

June 12: Nigeria owes Abiola viable democracy, says Ambode

Pay Abiola’s entitlements as President, family demands

Dickson queries HoS, AG, others over salary delay

I collected N50,000 in abduction of reverend sisters – Suspect

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Music industry has more junkies than activists — African China

Fame has not changed me

I never had sex until I met my wife — Gaise

Pick your trousers

I wish Nigeria would replicate Hong Kong’s metro system

Talent is not enough — Boyo


Perfect pout

Why do I have these thoughts?

FG generates N586.17bn from taxes in 90 days

Four banks lost N17bn in three months


Parties, ex-legislators differ on age limit for contestants

EFCC seizes Adamawa ex-acting gov, Fintiri’s N500m house

Senators, reps want FG to immortalise Abiola

No June 12 holiday in Lagos, Ogun, Oyo

Times are hard, Nigerians are groaning, Buhari is working – Oyegun

Economic crisis: We won’t bail out banks with public funds – FG

Buhari, Saraki, others mourn ex-Eagles coach

My father spoke about his death — Amodu Shuaibu’s son • Ex-Eagles coach buried in Edo

Fuel scarcity looms in Rivers, Bayelsa

Army kills 10 insurgents, rescue woman, baby

Embrace dialogue, Tompolo urges N’Delta Avengers

Devil made me rape minor — 65-year-old

ASUU disagrees with SSANU, NASU over new OAU VC

Attacks: We won’t leave Nigeria, say oil firms

Army sacks Jonathan, Yar’Adua’s ex-ADCs, 58 others

NDA expels 25 cadets over extortion

Police arrest Nasarawa monarch for robbery

Frequent deaths by electrocution

The quest for emission control in Lagos

Widows of June 12 heroes

My handwriting got me a job in the UK — Yusuf

Kano killings: Extremists storm Gov’s Facebook page, vow to kill again

Abiola’s last words to me were that Abacha couldn’t arrest him — Momodu

Integrated power plants will be privatised in phases — NDPHC boss

20 years after, I’m still haunted by Kudirat’s death — Shofolahan

The hierarchy of Nigerian policy (4)

Nigeria won’t progress until Abiola is recognised as president –Son

Focus on what you can change

A funny thing happened on the way to sainthood

Rev. Okotie told Abacha to make Abiola prime minister — Dr. Ore Falomo

Mr. James Adebayo, 29, is the CEO of J-MIE Events Pro. He speaks on how he makes use of his inherent skills to earn a living in this interview with IFE ADEDAPO

Positive and negative uses of drones

I don’t regret my 560 days in detention for June 12 – Durojaiye

The end of the greatest

BREXIT and the EU: Any lessons for ECOWAS? (1)

I warned Abiola not to declare himself president — Cardinal Okogie

Bombed journalist, Bagauda Kaltho’s wife: I’m yet to see my husband’s corpse

Restructuring: Why Buhari may fail

NFF visits Amodu’s family, to hold joint meeting

PHOTOS: Muslims hold special prayer session for late Amodu

Ambode appoints 57 sole administrators for LGs

My father spoke about death – Amodu’s son

‎Shaibu complained of chest pain, died of frustration – Shaibu’s cousin

PHOTOS: Sympathizers at Shaibu’s home

UPDATED: NFF technical director, Amodu Shuaibu, dies at 58

15 things you may not know about Shaibu Amodu

Nigerians react to Shaibu Amodu’s death

Ex-Super Eagles coach, Amodu’s burial rites commences

BREAKING: NFF technical director, Amodu Shuaibu is dead

Fathia Balogun goes bald again

Uche Ogbodo speaks about her personal demon

Marriage slowed us down –Artquake

Without my costume, I am physically challenged –Denrele

Nigerian artistes with record label problems

Friday, June 10, 2016

Rio 2016 qualifiers: D’Tigress set for Belarus

Payet stunner rescues France in Euro opener

F’Eagles must not underrate Burundi – Amuneke

World leaders, fans bid Ali farewell

My dad never showed weakness – Ali’s son

Save Heartland from relegation, Imo fans beg Okorocha

Abiodun Jimoh’s typical DAY

Awkward Moment with Smash

My First with Rahama Sadau

Suspected wife killer, Jafaru, dies after chemical ingestion

Gang slaughters kidnap victim after member’s arrest by police

Five arraigned in Kano over blasphemy murder

Embattled Yabatech ex-bursar raises the alarm over DSS ‘harassment’

Lagos school bans spanking after PUNCH report

I kidnapped neighbour’s son to keep my father alive – Suspect

Forced to ‘make love’ to wall: Bizarre, nasty newcomer ‘initiation ceremony’ among Nigerian prison inmates

The luxury inside Adefarasin’s G Wagon

I regret having a tattoo –Kemi Afolabi

Sexual health challenges (III)

How would you tell your spouse you’re not sexually satisfied?

KSA starts off radio station

PMAN to partner EFCC in fight against piracy

I can’t go back to singing again –Pbanks

Men are their own enemies …

Etisalat kicks off KSDT 2

Loophole in Buhari’s anti-corruption fight

As NDA, MASSOB, IPOB beat drum of secession

unless we restructure, nigeria’ll not know peace –Okurounmu

8th Senate: The journey so far

Radiate in your true colours

Abandoned by Children: pathetic stories of senior citizens living as beggars

Ailing, acting presidents and other matters

Naira to fall further ahead of new forex policy

Unilever stresses importance of Lipton Ramadan campaign

Accion MfB grows loan book by 33%

Ugandan envoy lauds ITF’s human capital development

Arco wants govt to diversify into petrochemicals

Nigeria, China cooperation’ll boost business –Adeboye

Late coach was a gentleman –Ex-Bafana manager

How Keshi became a star – St. Finbarr’s College

Inside Nigeria’s Immigration Passport Office

Nigeria’s economy is at a standstill –Awodun

Rangers star targets victory

Scientists highlight benefits of sexy-round butts

Imo to host South-East taekwondo

Don proffers solutions to illegal wildlife trade

Benue SSG collapses at home

Henrietta Kosoko laid to rest amid tears

Drowned Unilag students buried amid tears

Mimiko pleads with striking workers over hospital patients

Ekiti to enforce law against female genital mutilation

Oloyede disowns newspaper report

Obama to honour Ooni as NYC declares Yoruba Day

NCS arrests Chinese nationals for smuggling elephant tusks, others

Abiara advises FG on militancy

Nigeria should be responsible for its problems —Oyedepo

Britain conducts security assessment of Nigeria’s airports

Restructure Nigeria, Ondo, Ozekhome urge Buhari

States not ready for Buhari’s national school meal project scheme

Militants ask FG to reclaim Bakassi, threaten violence

Pay your counterpart fund, IFAD tells Niger State

Fake AEDC officer arrested in Abuja

Niger LGAs to spend N46.2bn on projects, others

Two students feared killed during water protest

Yobe gov clears air on N10bn bailout

Ijaw communities beg militants to stop attacks

Thunderstorm wrecks havoc in Ilorin

Troops destroy eight Boko Haram camps in Borno

FG to use seized properties as offices

…sacks NDPHC MD, management

Environmentalists task FG on Ogoni clean-up

Enugu women cry out over herdsmen harassment

Embrace dialogue, Wike, IYC urge militants

Again, militants bomb Agip pipeline in Bayelsa

Ogun doctors begin indefinite strike Monday

We’ll donate medical equipment to Osun hospitals – Iwo emperor

We’ll return to Lagos-Ibadan Expressway despite being owed –Contractors

N1.04tn fine: NCC, MTN agree on staggered payment

Edo 2016: 10 aspirants petition APC over PVC buying

AGF frustrating N’Assembly –Reps

One killed during cult clash in Ondo

Fuel price: Demand drops by 50%, says FO boss

N1.4tn fine: Reps reject N330bn offer by MTN, summon minister

AI accuses army of killing unarmed IPOB members

INEC employs ex-corps member injured during 2011 elections

No budgetary provision for 2014 NIS job exercise –Paradang

Our aim is to decongest the court– Odusanya, Director, Citizens’ Mediation Centre

Preaching is a good form of relaxation for me – Adesanmi, PTV Phones boss

Inconsolable……Why death can hurt so much!!

I paid the price and won the prize –Esther, FUNAAB first class graduate

Girls, no one can condemn or stigmatise you if God hasn’t (II)

Nigeria does not need a Christian or Muslim President –Idowu-Fearon

June 12: Osun Govt declares Monday public holiday

Bello renames Kogi varsity after Abubakar Audu

BREAKING: FG sacks Niger Delta power company’s management

No budgetary provision for 2014 NIS recruitment – Paradang

Enugu women cry out over herdsmen attacks, harassment 

Metuh relocated to LUTH over acute waist pain – Lawyer

PHOTOS: Troops destroy eight Boko Haram camps in Borno

Fraud suspect dies after six hours in EFCC custody

Niger Delta Avengers bomb Agip pipeline again

Agbahime’s murder: Five suspects arraigned in Kano

Ijaw communities beg Niger Delta Avengers for ceasefire

642 militants asks FG to reclaim Bakassi

FG to relocate MDAs into buildings seized from looters

Court jails five for life for rape

BREAKING: Telecoms giant MTN agrees to pay Nigerian $1.7 billion fine

I’m not aware of attacks in Kaduna, Kano – Oloyode

Oil prices dip on stronger dollar

Boxing legend Ali to be laid to rest

Thursday, June 09, 2016

African legends, FIFA boss pay tribute to Keshi

His body to undergo autopsy

Edo, Eguavoen, Fuludu lament

N99bn debt threatens integrated power projects

Retire number 4 jersey, Sodje tells NFF

Coach had offers – Agent

Delta gov, Saraki, Mark mourn

Schools battle in GTBank Principals Cup final

Delta, Lagos in semi-finals of Milo schools basketball

NNPC/Shell Cup honours him

NSE records first gain of N64bn this week

DStv playoffs: Customs, Hoopers qualify

FOSLA Academy are Abuja Copa Coca-cola champions

Thousands bid boxing legend Ali farewell

10 customers win UBA’s free trip to Kenya

Oil slump, opportunity for economic restructuring, says minister

We’ll reduce mass sacking of workers –Bankers’ Committee

Above 50, please guard your heart jealously

Keshi: As social media replace condolence register

Nigeria isn’t aware it needs opium, is it?

Workers block Mimiko, reject gov’s plea to end strike

Nollywood star, Alex Usifo, bags PhD

No doubt, God must be a Nigerian!

Three die as cults clash over ticketing

Ogun militants kill residents after missing target

Public servants and the need for synergy

Outrage trails Kaduna youths attack on carpenter during Ramadan

Global Teacher awardee tips African to win in 2017

Now, Urhobo man tells the Biafran story

Buhari asks Senate to approve 47 ambassadors

Avengers threaten secession as militants bomb NPDC facilities

Lagos community boils after man rapes, kills Ghanaian

Benue declares Fridays work-free to boost farming

Why millions of Nigerian children are not in school

INEC employs blind victim of 2011 post-poll violence

Lagos to tackle HIV/AIDS stigmatisation

Are customers always right?

Muhammad Ali: End of an era

Ambode dissolves Caretaker Committees of 57 Local Govt Councils

Obama endorses Hillary Clinton for president

Lagos Assembly confirms ex-chief judge as LASIEC Chairman

Right to life meaningless with poverty, says Osinbajo

NHRC to create database for missing insurgency victims

N25bn employment fund will be fairly distributed – Ambode

Banker jailed 39 years for stealing N30m from dead customer

West Africa marks end of Ebola after 11,300 deaths

Adegboruwa sues FG over killing of pro-Biafran protesters

Nadal to miss Wimbledon with wrist injury

Court okays N360m campaign debt suit against PDP, Gana, Usman

Buhari appoints Akabueze as DG Budget

Why we can’t stop non-Nigerian herdsmen – FG

Strike : Ondo workers prevent Mimiko from entering govt house 

Dangote acquires shares in Afreximbank

PHOTOS: NFF delegation arrives Keshi’s home in Benin

Gambia bans music, dance during Ramadan

Buhari seeks senate confirmation of 47 Diplomats

Militants kill 43 in attack on Ethiopian base in Somalia

Earthquake hits Indonesia’s Bali, no tsunami alert issued

Keshi’s death saddens Nigeria -Osinbajo

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

Emefiele to meet bank CEOs over sacking, forex policy

Naira tumbles to 371 as dollar scarcity persists

World Bank slashes Nigeria’s growth forecast

NNPC lost N19.43bn in April – Report

Dangote Sugar, CAP lead N130bn market loss

4.56 million telephone lines inactive – NCC

US, Indian refiners shun Nigeria’s oil amid outages

Group threatens contempt proceedings against Obasanjo for insulting judge

Delta Assembly faults order freezing its account

Oil deal: Woman bags two years

Lagos to dredge 26 water routes

Loaded tanker escapes attack off Nigerian coast

Beware of bleeding risks with antacids

Oil production disruptions hit local firms hard

Cell transplant may help fight cancer

Nigeria outages drag OPEC oil supply lower

Gas-to-power projects risky, unattractive – Thomas

Tinubu, others proffer solutions to Africa’s energy crisis

Shattered promises, worsening neglect haunt judiciary

Fair primary vital to APC’s success, says Akeredolu

Resolve Ekiti’s problems, PDP group tells Fayose

Edo PDP sells gov nomination form for N16m

Letting patients tell their stories

FG needs to communicate with Nigerians —APC chief

Killer herdsman

Aisha Buhari’s donation

Muslim youths attack carpenter for eating during fasting

Cult clash claims five in Benue agric varsity

Niger uncovers 22 ghost schools, 24 head teachers

Judge trying Nyako, son’s fraud cases dies

FG begins recruitment of 500,000 teachers on Sunday

Whistle-blower alleges fraud in UNIOSUN

Moro didn’t inform me of NIS recruitment, says Paradang

Fresh crisis brews in Osun schools over hijab

Senate summons Ngige, Emefiele, bank chiefs over retrenchment

Jonathan’s cousin, wife get N1bn bail

FG wants anti-Dasuki witnesses to testify in camera

EgyptAir plane resumes flight after bomb threat

N23bn Diezani bribe: EFCC quizzes ex-gov Chime over N450m

Ladipo Market leader wants govt to collect revenue

Extend child rights campaign to private schools —Ambode’s wife

Death ends the match before full time

‘LASG needs N1tn annually for infrastructure’

Keshi: Life and times of the ‘Big Boss’

Check your health status, Lagos tells hajj pilgrims

Police kill four notorious cultists in Rivers

Police arrest beach managers over drowned UNILAG students

I make N10,000 every two hours –Fake policeman

Lagos@50’s fraud allegation baseless – Soyinka

How to profit from informal business networks

Ronaldo first footballer to top Forbes rich list

Medical laboratory science council CEO killed in Abuja

Before Ambode gets carried away

Reps want President’s age qualification reduced to 30

Residents flee Lagos estate after kidnappers kill engineer

He was a national hero – Atiku

Scrapping of Post-Utme: A sound policy decision

Illah people mourn former Eagles captain

NFF visits family Thursday

CP sends commander to Ibafo after PUNCH report

NNPC/Shell Cup: Organisers plan extravaganza

Nigeria doesn’t belong to Christians and Muslims only

Four die in Edo auto crash

Resolving tomato scarcity crisis

Moro didn’t inform me of NIS recruitment exercise – Ex-Comptroller-General

FG to begin recruitment of 500,000 teachers

New militant group emerges, demands 60% oil bloc

MultiChoice celebrates Keshi with re-broadcast of AFCON 2013 final

FG explains plea to banks not to sack workers

Nigerian football won’t be the same without Keshi -Buhari

Bayelsa plans tribunal to try payroll fraudsters

PHOTOS: Happy moments in Keshi’s life

Alleged $40m fraud: Court grants Jonathan’s cousin N500m bail

Senate summons Ngige, CBN boss, bank chiefs over mass sacking

Large volume of arms missing in Dasuki’s custody, FG tells court

FG inaugurates cashew planting in Ife, plans processing  factory 

Police arrest armed robbery suspect, recover arms

Lay down arms, embrace dialogue, ex-militants tell Avengers

Buhari, three ministers sick -SGF

Niger Delta Avengers reject FG ceasefire, blow up Chevron oil well,

OAU SSANU, NASU protest appointment of new VC

NFF mourns Nigeria legend, Stephen Keshi

Keshi’s death shocking, devastating – Edo FA

PHOTOS: Collapsed Makoko floating school, Lagos

Kidnappers abduct, slaughter 11-year-old boy in Kano

14 things you didn’t know about Stephen Keshi

Court jails man 12 years for seeking to join IS

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

BREAKING: Former Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi dies at 54

Buhari’s wife seeks improved awareness on tuberculosis

Psychiatric nurses protest outage at night

Proper mentoring makes good leaders – Akinya

Don’t renew Manitoba’s TCN contract – Reps panel

Naira falls to 361 as dollar demand rises

Senate probes 12 million fake vehicle insurance policies

‘Telcos not allowing workers to join unions’

HR professionals advise firms on talent management

Kia sells 261,269 vehicles in one month

Oil hits 2016 high on Nigeria supply disruptions

Locally-assembled vehicles to get speed limiters

Union seeks ministry’s intervention in dispute with firm

Ensuring compliance to treatment of the mentally ill

Kaita urges Siasia to work on attack

Milo b’ball: Delta, Lagos win

Mourinho settles with Carneiro

Nigerians, know yourselves

Oyo school privatisation crisis

Onslaught against domestic violence

Reps summon Bello, Buratai over Kogi Assembly crisis

I have no rift with Buhari, Tinubu insists

Fayose hails Buhari over negotiation with militants

PDP chair: Drop your case, George tells Sheriff

FG lacks power to name looters before conviction – SAN

Buhari favouring North against South — Gbonigi

Corporal kills, buries inspector over N300,000

Vigilance group member kills friend over N100

Ogun community laments siege, alleges police torture

‘My sister died with her dreams’

Suspected killer of Addax employee arrested with skulls

N23bn bribe: EFCC arrests two ex-ministers, PDP chiefs

Militancy: Osinbajo meets Niger Delta govs, service chiefs

Headless corpse rattles Edo residents

Aba tanker fire destroys vehicles

Sheriff group kicks as PDP BoT endorses Makarfi

Army warns Rivers cultists

LASG advises workers on service delivery

Cleric asks govt to explore agric for revenue

Lagos shuts piggery after PUNCH report

New service conditions: Retrenchment looms in prisons, NIS, others

Navy arrests suspected bombers of NNPC, Chevron’s facilities

Court remands Jonathan’s cousin in Kuje Prison

Seriki sues Ajimobi, wants Olubadan sacked

Kano killing: Okorocha, el-Rufai, Odigie-Oyegun meet in Imo

Ogboru joins APC

Are your children ready for the future?

Tribunal dismisses Wada’s petition, affirms Kogi gov’s election

Security beefed up at Aso Rock over militants’ threat

Pupils’ protest: Ajimobi apologises, workers continue strike

Ex-NAF chief wants out-of-court settlement for N7.3bn fraud case

Atiku battles ‘mischief makers’ as #Atiku2019 hits cyberspace

Christian, Muslim youths fault Reps over Sharia law amendment

Rainstorm injures children in Yola IDP camp

Giwa and the lingering NFF crisis

Buhari not in London for treatment —Presidency

Fish out killers of Madam Agbahime

Feed formulation: Key to successful animal farming

Getting the economy out of recession

‎Fayose hails Buhari over negotiation with Niger Delta Militants

NHRC to probe alleged travel ban on Fayose

Ex-Chelsea doctor settles case against Mourinho

Militancy: MEND decries military’s use of force in N’Delta

Sheriff asks court to vacate order against him

Telecom operators oppose communications tax bill

US expresses concern over Niger Delta violence

CCT chairman warns Saraki’s lawyers against delay tactics

Navy arrests militant leaders behind NNPC, Chevron’s facilities’ attacks

Two die, three pensioners slump at Bayelsa verification

Assembly crisis: Reps summon Kogi gov, chief of army staff

PDP holds special prayers, seeks Buhari’s quick recovery

Abortion: Court remands boyfriend, friend for teenager’s death

China’s province records new Zika case

Ogboru, ex-Delta speaker, others officially join APC

NLC threatens strike as Bayelsa fails to fulfil promise

Osinbajo meets service chiefs, govs over militancy

Breaking: Wada loses at tribunal

Court jails teenager over Facebook posts

EU countries cannot jail foreigners for illegal entry, court declares

Breaking: Court remands Jonathan’s cousin in Kuje Prison

Wada lacks legal right to question Bello’s nomination – Tribunal

11 killed in Istanbul bomb attack on police

PDP BoT hands over to Makarfi-led committee

Monday, June 06, 2016

Ramadan: Ambode, Obasa seek tolerance among Nigerians

Ikpeazu, NSE boss offer young graduates tips for success

Forex policy uncertainty pushes naira to 357/dollar

Adeosun meets bond investors in London today

How Ali’s ‘Thrilla’ left its mark on the Philippines

Ita-Giwa urges youths to emulate Yobo

Brume qualifies for Rio Olympics

TSA implementation caused retrenchment in banks – Group

Giwa v NFF: Federal High Court disowns writ of execution

Jide Kosoko’s wife, Henrietta, dies at 53

In search of virtuous youths

Artists reflect on reading culture as CORA clocks 25

Irregular payment affecting league – Heartland captain

President Buhari: Three years to go

Why entrepreneurship is not for everyone

When marriage becomes a death trap

Oil rises on Nigeria sabotage, Iran boosts exports

NLNG denies link with $3.1bn fund recovery

Outrage as auto dealers sell recalled vehicles

Towards repositioning Nigerian aviation sector

When will this blood stop flowing?

Stamping out neglected tropical diseases

Maximising Nigeria’s huge tourism potential

Too much iron is as dangerous as too little

Keep your child safe when visiting zoo

Metrics for gauging consumer behaviour during downturns

As London, social media ‘unite’ Buhari, Jonathan

What can go wrong in real estate transactions

How small businesses can qualify for awards

We are committed to school feeding programme –Adebule

Public toilets battle decay, touts

No noise! English class in progress

UNILORIN removes HoD for allegedly wooing student

I didn’t kill my friend, he stabbed himself – Suspect

Alleged masterminds of Sam Amuka-Pemu’s robbery attack arrested

Lagos housemaid leads burglars, steals boss’ N3m property

UNILAG students drown in beach during friend’s birthday

Chinese in court for illegal importation of wood

Domestic airlines may raise fares

Skye Bank sacks 175 workers

FG inaugurates committee to negotiate with N’Delta Avengers

Dogara decries Nigerians’ N1.5tn spending on overseas education

Publishing looters’ names will jeopardise investigation –Osinbajo

I’m under probe, says Jonathan, ex-President’s cousin faces trial

Judge withdraws from Suswam’s trial over alleged bribe

Ramadan: Kano donates food to Muslims

Customer accuses Diamond Bank worker of N2.4m fraud

Pray for peace, Kwara gov urges Muslims

CMD appeals to striking doctors

Court remands Ortom’s aide in prison over alleged murder

W’Bank tackles erosion in Anambra

S’East MAN hails Buhari’s economic policies

Buhari may extend 10-day trip — Report

Militants threaten to bomb Aso Villa, others

Students’ protest grounds Oyo, schools shut, APC office vandalised

Military after Avengers, sponsors, not Tompolo in particular —DHQ

Kaduna APC to sanction disloyal members

Osinbajo, Saraki, Dogara, seek stronger capital market

APC demands probe of missing A’Ibom LG funds

Judge Omatseye N500,000 post-conviction bail

Criticising Buhari on recovered loot is insanity, says Keyamo

APC chief seeks removal of immunity clause

Tribunal dismisses Faleke’s petition against Kogi gov

NDU students lament as workers strike enters seventh week

Uncertainty over post-UTME as minister speaks on it today

Buhari’s medical trip, an embarrassment to Nigeria — Okurounmu

CMA knocks President for seeking treatment abroad

Airtel reviews data tariff

CAC prays

Ramadan: Sultan urges prayer for Buhari, IG tightens security

Intel connects more women through radio show

Why Nigerians shun public hospitals — Minister

$2.29m property: Ohakim has case to answer, EFCC tells court

Publishing names of looters’ll jeopardise investigation -Osinbajo

Dasuki asks judge to consolidate arms scam charges

N1.5tn spent by Nigerians on overseas’ education is alarming – Dogara

NUPENG threatens strike over sacked workers

Buhari should return home for treatment – CMA

Group hails FG’s deployment of more aircraft in N’Delta

10 gruesome killings in the name of religion

New Electoral Act ready before December -Saraki

BREAKING: Jide Kosoko loses wife

Buhari not ill, but pray for him -Adesina


Nobody is above sickness, says Buhari

Academic researchers block National Assembly, seek amendment of TETFUND Act

Judge withdraws from Suswam’s trial over bribe allegations

One killed, thousands displaced as Aladja, Ogbe-Ijoh crisis escalates

Judge grants Omatseye N500,000 post-conviction bail

PHOTOS: Ex-President Jonathan delivers speech in London

Kogi: Faleke loses bid to be Kogi gov

China restricts Ramadan fasting in Muslim region

FRSC expresses solidarty with Muslims as Ramadan begins

Ramadan: IG beefs up security,  expresses solidarity with Muslims 

Osinbajo to act as President for 10 days

Faleke lacks legal right to file petition against Bello‎ – Tribunal

Five guilty of Danish tourist gang-rape in Delhi

Australian storms kill three, others missing

No democractic dividends in 17 years – Gambari

Would you invest in forex trading? (2)

FCMB opens new branch in Gbagada

New ICAN president advises FG on revenue leakages

Flexible forex policy’s details being worked on – CBN

Financing vital to business growth, says LEAP Africa

UBA promotes e-banking with Dubai trip, others

Shell Cup semi-finals in Lagos

NOC/SPAN set for Olympic Day celebration

Djokovic wins French Open, completes career Grand Slam

Adeyeye seeks tennis revival in schools

Govt should not increase tax rates – Oderinde

Lagos pays N1bn to 257 retirees

‘Pension scheme’ll reduce old-age poverty’

Nem Insurance records N10.9bn premium

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Stakeholders move to tackle dearth of building artisans

Building collapse: AHCN to train construction professionals

Diabetes in pregnancy is an emergency

Pneumonia responsible for 11% infant deaths in Nasarawa – Study

Oyo owes us six months salaries, LAUTECH resident doctors

NASD OTC market capitalisation hits N415.62bn

Lucozade, Ribena sell-off to boost capacity, employment – GSK

Delayed forex policy deepens capital market woes –Analysts

Muguruza grew up admiring Serena

Oil, gas stocks lost last week

Poor economy’ll pull down Buhari’s reign – Fayose

The Nigerian killing fields

Of blasphemy, jungle justice and lies

Muhammed Ali: The last of the Camelot giants

Ambode and alarming cost of rent in Lagos

New bill on railways demands urgent attention

Ali’s brother weeps during church service

Oduduru, Omotosho lead others to Akure Golden League

Guinea-Bissau, Zimbabwe, Ghana qualify for Nations Cup

3SC bounce back, beat Akwa 3-0

Bill Gates to fund child nutrition programme in Nigeria – Tejuoso

Tin Can port handled N4m rice in nine months

Enugu motorists lament as faulty traffic lights cause accidents

Robbers kill policeman, snatch seven cars in C’River

Car assembly plant site upsets community

34 oil thieves convicted

Panic as gunmen kidnap pastor after service

Alfa abducts, rapes Dubai returnee in Lagos

Ogun police nab six pipeline vandals

I stole cable to settle down in Lagos – Suspect

Blasphemy: Groups demand justice for Agbaheme

Police arraign school accountant for diverting fees

Kerosene mixed with petrol floods Borno

No going back on return of schools, says Ajimobi

FG opens special account for recovered loot

Nigeria overdue for restructuring –Reps, others

Buhari flies to London for ear-infection treatment

Biafran activists want Nigeria suspended from Commonwealth

Benin: Crown prince performs Isotan rite

No statistics on wildlife in Nigeria – FG

Plateau gov escapes death, two cops die in convoy

Dogara, Sultan, CAN want Kano woman killers punished

Senate considers 65 bills in one year, passes six

Militancy in N’Delta instigated by opposition — S’South APC

‘Bombings, acts of economic sabotage’

Incompetent prosecutors may frustrate anti-graft war ­­—Onadeko

‘Lagosians must report domestic, sexual violence’

HoS gives Lagos workers pass mark in efficiency

Expert laments myth, urges treatment of club foot

FG directs MDAs to submit priority projects’ list

Court restrains Senate from arresting Lamorde — Anyanwu

Govt supports Dangote on concrete roads

IG redeploys nine CPs

Ramadan: Buhari, Saraki urge Muslim to seek Allah’s forgiveness

Agip, Aiteo lose 140,000bpd of crude oil

Robbers stole N12m from my Ilorin home — Saraki

Ramadan: Buhari promises to relieve Nigerians of difficulties

No known statistics for wildlife in Nigeria – FG

Killers of Kano woman must be punished – Dogara

Critics kick as Saraki admits losing N12m

Kano killing: Igbo group questions Emir’s silence

Buhari mourns Eze Njemanze of Owerri

Cultists kill 11, sack police station in Rivers

Why Nigeria can’t sign EU-ECOWAS partnership agreement yet – Osinbajo

APC slams Fayose for “mocking” workers on strike

Poor economy ‘ll pull down Buhari’s reign –Fayose

Unpaid salaries: Mimiko committing crime against workers, says NLC

Militants’ attack: Agip, Aiteo lose 140,000 bpd production in Bayelsa

Pirates ambush boat, kill IYC official in Bayelsa

Ogun police arrest six pipeline vandals in new offensive

Killing Christians on flimsy excuse unacceptable – Northern CAN

Date your manager, get into trouble — KSB to female artistes

Moe Musa packs out of JJC’s house over Funke Akindele

‘Shina Peters has no second wife’

I’m enjoying my wife, no side chick for me — Sammie Okposo

Don Jazzy didn’t fire me —Bizzle O

Saturday, June 04, 2016

Omotola set to rebuild multi-million naira event centre

Mercy Johnson is my junior, no beef with her –Chioma Akpotha

My pregnancy is nobody’s business, says Bimbo Thomas

Nigerians tell Buhari: Name, shame looters, mere figures not enough

Amina Ibrahim: How 14-year-old girl died of Stevens — Johnson syndrome after patronising quack chemist

Buhari to implement Yar’Adua’s agreement with N’Delta militants

Presidency, APC reject calls for restructuring

Rulers of The 10 most powerful persons in Buhari’s govt

Gunmen kill naval officer, 18 others in Rivers

We won’t kill, kidnap anybody — N’Delta Avengers

Arrest kidnappers of Igbo traders, Obong of Calabar tells Police

Soldiers beat up my mother’s police guards — Ambode

Fayose goes on solidarity strike with workers

Abdulsalami ignored MKO’s health till he died — Abiola’s son

Oyo NLC demands release of members, withdrawal of charges

Woman killed by Kano mob will get justice — Buhari

Terrorists planning mass bombings during Ramadan – DHQ

Scrapping post-UTME, a tragic mistake — Afe Babalola, others

Top 10 Ali fights

Nigerians mourn boxing legend Muhammad Ali

Getting it right with fruits (2)

I once hated public life — Funke Felix-Adejumo

My wife can spot ‘dangerous’ female fans —James Omokwe

I’ve not divorced my husband – Ronke Ojo-Anthony

Design your home office

Saving lives with improved air quality

Hiroshima and Chibok girls

Dressing well solves half of one’s problems —Shareefa Abiola-Andu

Power firms insist on mass disconnection of debtors

Raise a polite kid

How I sold my first car — Amao

Nigeria too big to have one man as president —Balarabe

Get rid of unwanted hair

Buhari can’t win corruption war without restructuring Nigeria — Akinrinade

Simple steps to save money on petrol, diesel

Nigeria’s problem is leadership, not structure —Sani

Obama leads tributes for Muhammad Ali, ‘The Greatest’

Kano killing : Okorocha charges security agencies to fish out perpetrators

‎Fayose declares solidarity strike with workers

INFOGRAPHICS: FG’s interim report on recovered loot

Book Haram planning large-scale bombing during Ramadan – Army

Police promote 1,670 senior officers, produce TV series

Omisore sues EFCC for N10bn over alleged defamation

Blasphemy: Justice will be served in Kano killing, says Buhari

Ogoni clean-up: Extend exercise to other N’Delta region, IYC urges FG

Blasphemy: IG deploys officers to probe Kano woman’s killing

Shocking! Community where old women marry young ladies

Court jails man 108 years for assaults on children

Troops kill top Boko Haram leader, 18 others in Borno

Gunmen kidnap journalist, daughter in Ogun

FG releases list of recovered loot

NNPC harps on qualitative science, technology education

BREAKING: Boxing legend, Muhammad Ali dies at 74

I resigned as the queen because I was not given my N1m –Blessing Ogar

Yaw, AY address Nigeria’s problems with Shalanga

Most men get turned on looking at my photo –Anita Joseph

My ex hasn’t acknowledged his child –Alex Okoroji

No threats of ejection from my landlord –Oritsefemi

StarTimes offer prizes for Copa America

Access Bank/UNICEF Polo: White’s late goal nicks win for Caverton/Sao Polo

Benin, Togo battle Nigeria at Zainab Saleh Karate tourney

NFF staff repels Giwa, group

Friday, June 03, 2016

Companies can maximise investment through marketing research –Spicer

Tolu ’s typical day

Awkward Moment with Bose Oladimeji

My first…with Crystabel

Why your kids must feel your touch

Suwon tourney: Siasia to make changes against Denmark

D’Tigress set for Argentina test

Friends of ABL begin October countdown

‘Blatter, Valcke, Kattner awarded themselves £55m’

I want to retire at Real Madrid — Ronaldo

Bosso targets home win against Wolves

Nigeria should forget boxing medal in Rio – Oboh

32 schools for 2016 Copa Coca-Cola regional stage

Eguma expects tough NPFL second half

Athletes to battle for African championship spots in Akure

Nigerian overseas-based stars of the season

Dairy Farm, Govt College win Obasa Cup

Tornadoes suspend technical adviser

Youth Alive MVPs to get Lagos scholarships

3SC’s current position worrisome, says Adepoju

Quadri rescues Jura Morez from relegation

Muhammad Ali on life support

I want to win Rio 2016 Olympic gold with Nigeria – Mikel Agu

What will you do if, during the declaration of vows, your partner mistakenly mentions the name of his/her ex?

Sokoto economy not in good shape – Tambuwal

IBEDC needs N30bn to solve metering problem –MD

Ajibola sworn in as CIBN president

$3bn investment needed for sugar production – Bua

Shelter Afrique, group sign N44bn MoU on housing

Group seeks quick diversification of Nigerian economy

Nigeria loses N197bn annually to bad roads –Dangote

Former CJ urges Nigerians to shun tribalism

No allocation to run C’River PDP, says ex-Chairman

Many Ijaw people missing after military invasion –INC

Again, militants blow up Shell Forcados pipeline

Rivers lawmakers okay N12bn loan for Wike

BEDC blames poor power supply on pipeline vandalism

AFRIMA promotes education in African schools

I often forget mummy is dead –Son of slain Lagos woman

Govs’ wives crucial to nation building –Ambode

NGO empowers youths with soft loan

NACJ names Arase Integrity Man of the Year

Esosa Foundation trains 3,000 in forex trading, others

Synagogue building’s foundation was inadequate –Witness

Women Arise demands justice for woman beheaded in Kano

NJC retires judge for abusing court process

14 Christian groups, lawyers back restructuring, true federalism

FG in talks with govs, others over militancy –Presidency

…NLC decries detention of protesting labour leaders

Oyo labour leaders arraigned, remanded in prison

Saraki laments old National Assembly building’s inferno

Fraudsters demanding money for Chibok girls’ release –Buhari

FG asks banks to stop sacking of workers

Buhari, Jonathan in crucial meeting over militancy

Saraki, others visit Benin crown prince

Militancy: NAF deploys more fighter aircraft in N’Delta

Nigerians want action, not rhetoric, Kasum tells Buhari

President should dialogue with Niger Delta militants –Fayose

Again, Buhari holds talk with Obasanjo in Aso Rock

Anglican bishops meet Buhari over vandalism, herdsmen’s attacks

Economic hardship: Nigerians seek greener pastures abroad

Alleged murder: Accused policeman’s absence stalls trial

Family, friends panic over mysterious disappearance of Abuja business woman

Firm wants anti-corruption war extended to software piracy

Victims of Kwara communal clashes to get succour

We’ll reject grazing reserve on our land –Berom community

Security rescues three kidnapped victims in Kaduna

Retrace steps or risk sanction, Kaduna APC warns faction

Court orders Benue to pay N989m to sacked workers

Oshiomhole threatens court action over ‘criminal’ bills, mass disconnection

I greet my husband good morning with a kiss – Alakija, multi-billionaire businesswoman

Skales manager denies stealing from record label

apc members part of pdp’s 16-year misrule –Gulak, former presidential aide

Travel restriction on govs stirs controversy

Navy offers free cataract surgery to deepen civilian relationship

Girls, no one can condemn or stigmatise you if God hasn’t

Four children, five adults, die in Lagos auto crash

Matters of the heart…

Sagging just doesn’t make sense to me anymore –Vast

Imo: frsc sensitises motorists on dangers of used tyres

Buhari’s anniversary speech : A tale of grave omissions

A sumptuous lunch with Mr. President

Your possessive husband needs your help!!

8,300 petition UK to return Nigeria’s stolen assets

I determined to be excellent from day one –Ayotunde Iseyemi, UNILAG Economics first class graduate

Tuface is my mentor –Ash Flame

Ambode, Agbaje task schools on quality education

I’d rather eat suya, drink beer with friends than party –Trace TV Boss

Army arrests four fake military personnel in Rivers

Pipeline attacks: NAF deploys more fighter aircraft in Niger Delta

CDHR, Falana, Aborisade call for release of detained Oyo labour leaders

NLC condemns detention of protesting workers in Oyo

FG, governors, militants meet over Niger Delta crisis

NJC retires judge for issuing order without sitting in court

Pipeline attacks: NSCDC combs Bayelsa creeks for militants

FG orders banks to stop sacking workers

Fraudsters demanding money for Chibok girls’ release – Buhari

Collapsed Synagogue building had insuffiicient  foundation – Witness

Ekiti: Poly threatens to jail students for cultism 

NFF factions clash at Glass House

Buhari, Jonathan in crucial meeting over militants

Senate proposes life jail for fake drugs dealers

Oronsaye got N50m from Dasukigate fund – Witness

Strike: Thugs beat Ekiti NULGE chair

Onitsha killings: IPOB alleges mass burial

Anglican clerics demand explanation to herdsmen’s attacks, vadalism

Buhari meets Obasanjo again inside Aso Rock

Tackle Niger Delta militants, herdsmen with care, Synod tells FG

400 now jobless in Botwana as KFC closes shop

Doctors begin indefinite strike over salary in Nasarawa

NSCDC, table water producers meet to resolve crisis

Bayelsa police recruitment screening to begin June 6

We didn’t attack military houseboat – Niger Delta Avengers

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N8.5bn NIMASA fraud: Army general gets N100m bail

Three US soldiers drown in Texas flooding

250 rescued in migrants’ boat accident

BREAKING: Osun students can wear hijab to school – Court

Muhammad Ali hospitalised over respiratory issue

Nine killed as truck crushes bus in Lagos

#NDCleanUp: Buhari’s absence upsets social media users

Thursday, June 02, 2016

African Union unveils calendar in Banjul

Nwachukwu watches the watchman in new movie

Bull Fuji Talent Hunt gets finalists

Chinese culture berths in UNILAG

CORA never got sponsorship from govt – Jahman

Yoruba Cultural Centre targets young people

OPEC appoints Barkindo as secretary-general

CBN fails to clarify new exchange rate policy

Militants attack more oil pipelines in Bayelsa

Cooking gas price rises by 45%, marketers lament

Unity Bank supports education development

FirstBank to improve service delivery

New forex policy’ll keep naira at 350/dollar – Experts

Don’t cripple private schools, educationist urges govt

Post-UTME unnecessary, says minister

Be careful in exposing children to social media – British lawmaker

Educationist blames faulty parenting for poor academic performance

Policemen cause accident, teargas motorist to escape

I treated stolen kids as twins – Woman caught on CCTV

Lagos club absolves self from clash, Gabriel’s death

Construction workers arrested for abducting Chinese boss

Nigeria up six places in FIFA ranking

NFF: Reps meet with Pinnick, Giwa

NAF chief remanded in prison over N166m contractor’s gift

Serena survives scare

I know nothing about tax fraud – Messi

Mourinho wanted United since 2010 – Desailly

Siasia laments defeat

Fight antimicrobial resistance, protect mothers and newborns

Keshi denies Orlando Pirates job

Buhari shuns Rivers, pipelines attacked in Bayelsa

How start-up entrepreneurs can handle rejection

National Question: Dialogue of the deaf?

PDP: Court acquits son over father’s murder

Using the law to deal with spousal abuse

Akeredolu seeks more support for Buhari

Sack LG secretaries, conduct poll, PDP tells Ambode

Can Buhari truly deliver?

Obasanjo goofed to call judge stupid –AI lawyer

Recession: Between Nigeria and Greece

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[Sponsored] Five reasons Murtala Muhammed Airport is a national disgrace

Negotiate with Niger Delta militants, Fayose tells Buhari

FG scraps Post UTME, pegs cut-off points at 180

We can’t sanction power firms – FG

CCT trial: Orubebe’s knows fate June 30

Ogoni clean-up: We’ve fulfilled our promise, FG says

Moinmoin cooked using cellophane is poisonous – Minister

Nigeria rises in latest Fifa ranking

Saraki’s CCT trial to resume June 7

Fani-Kayode still in custody for fresh allegation – EFCC

Ekiti elders want Fulani herdsmen placed on security watch

Gunmen abduct Rep’s younger sister in Bayelsa

Police recruitment: 338,227 applicants shortlisted

Ex-NNPC GMD, Barkindo, becomes OPEC secretary-general

Institute develops ‘tomato ebola’ vaccine

PHOTOS: FG begins Ogoniland clean-up

Strike: Relatives withdraw patients from Ondo govt hospitals

Air Vice Marshal remanded in Kuje prison over N166m gift

Akwa Ibom orders ExxonMobil to cleanup oil spill

Buhari begins cleanup of Ogoniland

Ese Oruru: Judge’s absence stalls trial

Senate President’s counsel’s ill-health stalls appeal

Obasanjo has no right to call judge stupid – lawyer

Many feared killed as militants ambush soldiers in Delta

Wednesday, June 01, 2016

Militants attack more Chevron assets

Nigeria risks housing crisis in four years – Buhari

The personal change that Buhari needs

Ecobank Nigeria fires 1,040 workers

OPEC members seek joint action on oil output

Customs, Navy seize two boats of smuggled rice

Rising NNPC unpaid bills threaten oil production

NIMASA plans reforms to drive sector’s growth

Customs agents lament corruption rate at seaports

Chevron, others partner FRSC on road safety

Ex-governor lauds FG for liberalising downstream oil sector

Fighting corruption to a standstill

Firms failed to pay N111bn for oil blocks – Reps

Insecurity: State police now inevitable

Jesus wept, Buhari laughs

Investing in bonds

Brekete Family and the GMO controversy

Woman captured by CCTV with stolen one-year-old arrested

Dalung blames ‘unaccounted’ N2.9bn for poor Rio preparations

Anyaoku, Balarabe, Yakassai support call for restructuring

Abuja landlord accuses tenant of abducting 16- year-old daughter

Luxembourg star downplays Eagles win

‘I was under spell when I killed my lover’

Wikki beat Enyimba, go top

Fake ASP forges police documents, recruitment forms

BoT takes over PDP secretariat

PDP knocks Edo over N1.4bn alleged procurement violation

Rotten Nigerian prisons at the mercy of National Assembly

Katsina NURTW pledges accident-free Ramadan

‘Record keeping’ll boost anti-graft war’

N4bn campaign funds: EFCC freezes Udenwa, Onwuliri’s accounts

Students protest as workers’ strike begins in Kwara

APC prepares to receive Ogboru, ex-speaker

APC, PDP disagree over Amosun’s 37 new LCDAs

Man accuses Tecno of deceit, seeks N350m damages

Jonathan back in Nigeria

Fuel price increase: FG constitutes 16-man committee on palliatives

Sultan of Sokoto commends FRSC for advocacy programme

PDP caretaker committee an aberration, Sheriff tells court

Militants back Pro-Biafra agitators, give FG June 3 ultimatum

States suffering from Jonathan’s misrule, says Oshiomhole

Navy arrests three pipeline vandals

Fayose begs Ekiti workers to call off strike

Boko Haram: Troops rescue 247 captives, capture 77 terrorists

American judge joins Ondo governorship race

Strike: Two workers die in Ondo, one caught stealing

Workers ground activities at NERFUND, accuse management of corruption

Osinbajo sets agenda for ACP countries

FG seeks adjournment of Saraki’s trial

I can no longer pay salaries, says Niger gov

Niger Delta Avengers are criminals – N’Delta Leaders

Students protest as workers commence strike in Kwara

Religion, culture responsible for child abuse – Group

Herdsmen in Cross River appeal for grazing land

Scientists detect pest disease on maize

WHO declares Guinea free of Ebola Virus

BREAKING: Niger Delta Avengers blow up Chevron oil wells again

Nigeria’s Barkindo may become OPEC secretary-general

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Nigeria’s energy mix: A conversation we must have now!

Eagles beat Luxembourg 3-1

Herbalist defrauds money-seeking Lagos banker of N2.5m

Lagos syndicate produces fake naira notes

Drunken graduates stab, rob, rape woman

Man, pregnant wife, daughter suffocate in apartment

Police, soldiers kill two in failed robbery attack

Domestic violence: 4,000 cases recorded in 1year –LASG

786 persons died in crashes in five months – FRSC

Lack of funds won’t stop Ogoni clean-up – FG

Flood ravages Ebonyi villages, farmers seek help

Two injured as Navy storms Delta community

A’Court orders My Pikin seller to pay N1m fine

Police vacate PDP secretariat

FG to establish national shipping line – Amaechi

Ekiti workers shun meeting with Fayose, insist on strike

NDDC dues: N’Assembly wants oil firms’ chiefs arrested

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