The Punch News Archive for July 2019

Monday, July 22, 2019

Alleged assault: Court fixes August 20 for Abbo’s trial

BREAKING: Gunshots as police, Shiites clash by foreign affairs ministry Abuja 

Why Shiites ought to be celebrating – Presidency

17 dead, 28 injured in car bomb blast

Ajax face awkward Champions League qualifier against PAOK

South African graft monitor ‘deceitful’ —Court

Twitter reacts as Kemi Olunloyo claims to have worked in CNN for 20 years

Mata hopes ‘positive’ Pogba remains at Man Utd

Supreme Court strikes out APC’s request for review of judgment on party’s candidates in Zamfara

CAF member to challenge FIFA’s African football takeover plan in court

Repentant Boko Haram members can become President, says general

Norwegian schools to address massacre that killed 77 people —Report

Nigerian teenager killed in South Africa

Referendum that produced Owuru as Nigeria’s president was physical not spiritual – HDP’s witness

My heart is with Barcelona, says Griezmann after ugly Atletico Madrid exit

Police arraign three cult suspects in Ogun

At least five dead in car bomb attack

Zimbabwe increases fuel prices second time in a week  

Police arrest armed robbery suspects, 73 cultists in Lagos

Anarchy looms over siege laid to Yorubaland, Alaafin tells Buhari

Tennis: Rankings unchanged for top women post-Wimbledon

Police arrest finance minister on corruption charges

Data breach: CIBN asks bankers to protect customers

Obi decries incessant killing of Nigerians in South Africa, others

3,500 of our kinsmen in detention – Fulani group

Recapitalisation: TCN to waive N270bn Discos’ debts

Edo Assembly: Senate, Reps plan joint panel on crisis

Why Buhari’s plane can’t fly but drive

Air force man returns €37,000 found in Kano market

Two men arraigned for defiling neighbour’s daughter in Katsina

COZA security men hold PUNCH columnist

Army quizzes General over stolen N400m

APC backs Reps takeover of Edo, Bauchi Assemblies

Christians must love, pray for enemies, says Osinbajo

President Buhari and appointment of ministers

PDP, Presidency clash over $1bn ECA spending

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Iwobi to Gunners: I’ll quit if I don’t play

Amuneke begs IOC to replace stolen gold medal

Eagles need stability –Imama

Stay off Etebo, Stoke City warn clubs

I’ll bounce back stronger –Ighalo

RUGA: NEC meets on livestock plan, grazing reserves get N3.2bn

Ajayi targets EPL promotion with West Brom

Soldiers assault artisan at Dangote refinery for colleagues’ alleged offence

Why Ajimobi pardoned lawyer jailed for killing husband –Ex-AG

Rats ate deceased baby’s ear at Anambra hospital–Police

Command arrests 78 suspected cultists, robbers in Lagos

Herdsmen attacks: Ogun community pupils, teachers desert schools

‘Social media posing increasing security threats’

Egba oppose scrapping of MAUSTECH

Police arraign whistle-blower who accused Emefiele of N232bn fraud

PUNCH replies SimmonsCooper, says no malice towards Osinbajo

Minimum wage: SGF, labour to meet over negotiation breakdown

40% of Nigerian doctors jobless, says NMA

SERAP petitions ICC over 13.2 million out-of-school children

How we spent $1bn ECA fund – Presidency

Avengers’ topples ‘Avatar’ to lead all-time box office

Rape: Police have refused to invite Fatoyinbo, says Dakolo

Senate to revisit Niger-Abuja land compensation payment

‘Lion King’ roars as ‘Avengers’ closes in on box office record

Cricket World Cup final umpire admits ‘error’

Why Ajimobi released ministry official jailed for killing husband- Ex-AG

Farmers make cool money as global snail beauty market hits $314m

Insecurity: Compel Buhari to act, don’t demonise ethnic groups, Balarabe Musa, Falana tell Nigerians

SERAP asks ICC to prosecute Nigerian leaders over 13.2 million out-of-school children

Punch columnist released after COZA arrest ordeal

COZA security men pulled me aside for questioning, says PUNCH columnist Adelakun

Bale close to leaving Real Madrid, says Zidane

Son of Police chief, American girlfriend found dead in Canada

Explain whereabouts of $1bn ECA security fund, PDP urges Buhari

Pope sanctions former US bishop accused of sexual harassment

Kane stunner earns Spurs victory over Juventus

Eight die, 22 injured as Taliban bombs Police checkpoint, hospital

Stop interfering in Obaseki’s Govt, Odigie-Oyegun tells Oshiomhole

Insecurity will worsen unemployment, poverty, OOU don warns

Renard steps down as Morocco boss after Cup of Nations flop

Renard steps down as Morocco boss after AFCON flop

First set of Ekiti varsity medical students graduate after 10 years

15 quick facts about ‘Lion King’ and Beyoncé’s ‘The Gift’

Trump says minority congresswomen should ‘apologize to America’

Costa Rica on alert after 19 die from tainted alcohol

Two die in clash with terrorists

Detainee dies during alleged torture by security agents

Nurse confesses to killing six-year-old boy, bags death sentence

NNPC records N6.33bn trade surplus in May —Report

Woman allegedly beheads her mother in Australia

Griezmann ‘cried with joy’ at Barca move

Sheffield United break club record to sign Mousset for £10m

‘Avengers’ to break ‘Avatar’ all-time record —Disney

Why we invited Dakolo, wife after Aisha Buhari’s tweet —Police

Female suicide bomber kills six in Pakistan

UK finance minister says will quit if Johnson becomes PM

Four killed over witchcraft allegations in India

Johnson bracing to become Britain’s Brexit PM

Google Doodle celebrates Buchi Emecheta 75th posthumous birthday

Gareth Bale’s agent brands Zidane ‘a disgrace’ over exit talk

Pacquiao downs Thurman to capture WBA crown

2019 BBNaija: DJ Lambo, Mercy, Tuoyo lauded at Saturday party

The coaching casualties of AFCON 2019

Aggrieved Ondo APC members want state exco dissolved

Ighalo makes AFCON Best XI

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Criminals richer than us, say police

Rape allegation: Police invite Dakolo, wife for questioning Tuesday

OAU students pour Sniper on each other’s face

Justice suffers as 82 judges handle over 200,000 cases in federal high courts

Kinsmen to kidnappers: We’re in tears, release Siasia’s mum, others unconditionally

Vice President inaugurated Okorocha’s uncompleted projects –Ihedioha’s aide

Dickson Restoration Cup kicks off

Algerians light up London after AFCON triumph

Lampard keen to keep Willian

Zidane mocks Chelsea: Hazard needed to step up

Whyte warns Joshua: I’m now better than you

Infrastructure gap makes working in Nigeria challenging – Abasi Ene-Obong

I mostly get customers via referrals –Olayinka

Mercy Aigbe is back in my house –Lanre Gentry

97 per cent of Nollywood movies don’t make profit– Lancelot Imaseun

I was inspired by Black Panther to write Kesari – Itele

Confusion as villagers take corpse to Zamfara Government House

Tambuwal reaffirms commitment to tackle banditry in Sokoto

It’s time to hold national dialogue on insecurity –Ortom

Four killed, others trapped in Delta collapsed building

Buhari not fair if he appoints only APC members – Prelate

Ikpeazu not bedridden, says CPS

Catholic Church confirms attack on priest by herdsmen

‘Bandits getting more intelligence reports than military’

Imoke’s foundation empowers 45,000 youths

Prove we’ve looted Osun’s treasury, APC tells Adeleke

Ministerial list: Senate gives Buhari five days to submit names

Enact law for President to attach portfolios to ministerial nominees –PDP, others tell NASS

S’West insecurity: Osinbajo, Abiodun in closed-door meetings with Awujale, Akarigbo

Reps tackle Senate over Edo Assembly crisis probe

Implement NICN judgment on workers welfare, JOHESU tells FG

Kogi ex-govs’ sons, Wada, Melaye berate Bello over perceived poor performance

My failed rap career pushed me to comedy — Owen Gee

Art gallery etiquette

I don’t do anything special to get inspiration — Oluwatoyin Albert (DatWarriGirl)

Investing in agriculture

I’ve given up opportunities for sake of love – Funmilayo Omo

Language barrier was a major challenge for me in Paris ––Leye Kuti

Pension will help to alleviate poverty –Fajemisin

PenCom: Boosting contributors data via electronic means

$700m ANOH gas investment’ll address power deficit – Seplat

ECOWAS Protocol should be reviewed to enhance national security — Akinterinwa

Herders should embrace modern way of doing their business — Jibrin, Chairman, PDP BoT

Why governors are always suspicious of their deputies –Aluko, ex-Ekiti deputy gov

Pipeline areas’ dwellers battle endless ecological pollution, live in fear of unforeseen explosions

Buhari condoles with victims of Sokoto killings

Rape: Police invite Dakolo, wife over alleged falsehood

BA suspends flights to Cairo on security grounds

VIDEO: So This Happened (Ep2) reviews trending celebrities’ FaceApp photos, Seyi Makinde’s N48bn assets and more…

Polish Gay Pride marchers defy stone-throwing hooligans

Australian police chief’s son found dead in Canada

Insecurity: Osinbajo meets Ogun monarchs

Banditry: Villagers convey body to Zamfara govt house in protest

NAFDAC officials, policemen escape lynching in Onitsha Market

Police arrests woman for allegedly causing harm on home help

Britain wants to de-escalate tensions with Iran —UK foreign minister

Trump offers to guarantee bail for rapper ASAP Rocky

PHOTOS: Four killed as uncompleted building collapses in Delta

Trucks kill two in Ogun accidents

Goalkeeper, Rui Patricio denies Man City as Wolves win Asia Trophy

Africa Cup champs Algeria return to hero’s welcome

Man who climbed airplane wing at Lagos Airport, Nigerien, says Police

NAFDAC shuts Bauchi water packaging factory

Bayelsa gov polls: PDP urges aspirants to exhibit maturity, civility 

Bandits attack Katsina community, loot homes, rustle animals

Dangote, Bill Gates restate commitment to polio eradication in Kano

Insecurity: It’s time to hold national dialogue to proffer solutions —Ortom

Six Cuban football players defect in US

Bello running government of deception —Ex-Kogi Gov, Idris Wada

China opens up finance sector to more foreign investment

Appeal Court sacks Ondo lawmaker

Death toll rises to 12 after China gas plant blast

Vatican opens burial chambers in hunt for princesses, missing teen

Tambuwal reaffirms commitment to stem banditry in Sokoto

Japanese govt to train 100 Imo youths on solar energy —Envoy

Edu urges Arsenal to rediscover winning mentality

JUST IN: Four killed, others trapped as building collapses in Delta

Nigerian Army graduates 259 cadets in Jaji

Saudi king approves hosting of US armed forces

VAR will cause ‘controversy’ admits Premier League chief

Last Kadhafi PM freed in Libya for ‘health reasons’

Botswana on high alert for Ebola

Tops and flops of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

Two die as vehicles collide along Enugu-Onitsha Expressway

Newcastle beat West Ham to give Bruce winning start

How to still achieve your 2019 goals this year

AFCON: Senegal’s Cisse laments another missed opportunity

AFCON: Our people were waiting for this second star for a long time –  Coach Belmadi

‘El Chapo’ enters US super maximum prison

Ibrahimovic nets hat trick in upset win over LAFC

Why Buhari won’t ask court to free El-Zakzaky –Presidency

FIFA, others pay tribute to Mikel Obi after retirement

I didn’t allow my relationship to distract me – Agbelusi, Economics first-class graduate

Horrible Lagos-Badagry road: Motorists’ nightmare, cash cow for miscreants

If Bayelsa has three senators as Kano, Nigeria’s Constitution is fair –Buhari

Edo crisis: I can’t nominate federal appointees, Obaseki laments

Ignore NEF’s North return, South-West govs tell herdsmen

Barca offer PSG £90m plus two players for Neymar

Friday, July 19, 2019

Group commends Buhari over SGF’s reappointment

Joshua: My uncle predicted Ruiz’s defeat in 2014

DPR seals 33 filling stations in Rivers

I didn’t believe it when Chioma told me she was dating Davido –Peruzzi

I decided not to have sex in BBNaija House –Isilomo, ex-housemate

We went into kidnapping to retaliate our sister’s abduction –Siblings

Osun poll: I’m being persecuted, says Adeleke

Abolish herdmen’s North-South movement, Ganduje tells FG

Atiku, PDP rest case at tribunal with 62 witnesses

APC returnees and the Lagos ‘kingmaker’s’ influence

Why I dumped my Nigerian girlfriend for Ivoirian fiancée –Uzochukwu

Avoid distractions, Umahi tells Ebonyi students

State seeks to address poverty, unemployment through education

FG welcomes Eagles from AFCON 2019

Miyetti Allah to herdsmen: Defend yourselves against ethnic militia groups

South-West states plan death penalty, life sentence for kidnappers

Killings: Police begin recruitment of 40,000 part-time constables August

FAAN suspends security heads over stowaway arrested at Lagos airport

Suicide not an option to end challenges, says Olugbodi

Osun LGAs operate without interference – Oyetola

SimmonsCooper writes PUNCH, denies link with Ocean Trust

Insecurity: Begin dialogue to avoid anarchy, group tells Buhari

Nigerians jittery as Trump begins raid of illegal immigrants

Igbo coalition vows to implement restriction on cattle movement

Assault: Abbo group accuses Senator Binta of witch-hunt

Algeria beat Senegal 1-0 to lift AFCON trophy

Eagles get $2m for semi-final finish

Ighalo wins AFCON Golden Boot

Boosting your chances of pregnancy every month

Sickle Cell and acute chest syndrome

Man, others arrested for beheading brother’s corpse

Fraud: 74-year-old forges SGF, Assembly papers in Ekiti

Marriage is all about choices, chances and crisis

N8.5m monthly allowance is peanuts –Oke, suspended Rep member

Even at 101, I’m still strong in bed –Aduku, Nigeria’s oldest living war veteran

Nigeria to add 31 million GSM users by 2025 –Report

Concerns mount over dilapidated quay aprons at seaports

Liquidation of Nigeria Airways unnecessary, says aviation expert

Dangote assures shareholders, customers of good returns

Jemibewon fired my boss for recommending my sacking six months after promotion –Fasuan

Save more money with these simple tips

Coaches who have won Africa Cup of Nations

BREAKING: Algeria win AFCON 2019

Nigeria now produces more food than demand – Wase

Tennis: Angelique Kerber drops coach after Wimbledon shock

FG pledges better welfare for Super Eagles

Boris Johnson would do ‘great job’ as British PM, says Trump

EPL: Klopp committed to Liverpool as US tour kicks off

Crisis deepens in Kogi APC as stakeholders sue NWC over primary

Ooni returns to villa, meets Osinbajo

Buhari approves recruitment of 5,000 personnel for NDLEA

Doctors begin strike as gunmen kidnap colleague in Calabar

AFCON 2019: Algerians mix protest with football as cup final looms

Allow El-ZakZaky’s trial to take its course, Buhari’s aide tells Shiites

Atiku, PDP rest their case at tribunal with 62 witnesses

Lampard hoping to rely on youngsters Zouma, Mount this season

AFCON Final: What Algerian and Senegalese coaches have in common

I’ve never seen INEC server, but Yakubu says it exists, Osita Chidoka tells tribunal

De Ligt aiming for Champions League after record-breaking Juventus arrival

Tiger takes refuge on bed after fleeing floods

Atiku, PDP present Osita Chidoka as star witness

Five things to do in a plane emergency

JUST IN: Terrorists kill aid worker in Borno

Tiger Woods set to miss British Open cut

PDP, Atiku get two hours to tender 118 cartons of documents 

Assembly leadership crisis: Bauchi Gov begs traditional rulers to intervene

Two dead, 12 missing after China factory blast

South Africa’s Ramaphosa misled parliament about donation

Ngige sparks laughter at tribunal as he taunts Obi over ‘server’ claim

Man, friend kill rival over girlfriend in Anambra

We won’t ban school governing boards, says Oyo govt

Conte quiet on Lukaku as Inter Milan search for striker

UTME: Lagos inmate who scored 246 points set for NOUN

‘I have not been certified’, Atiku’s data analyst tells tribunal

Bartender jailed for decade over killing of British girl in Goa

Swedish court extends US rapper ASAP Rocky’s detention

JUST IN: Panic as man climbs aircraft at Lagos Airport

European defeat fires up Tottenham’s Pochettino for next season

Nigerians tip Wizkid, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, others for Grammys as Beyonce debuts The Gift Album

GTBank Holds 9th Annual Autism Conference July 30th – 31st

BREAKING: Huge blast rocks gas plant in China, casualties unknown

College of Surgeons accredits three Ojukwu Varsity’s medical courses

Zuma pulls out of South African graft inquiry

Atiku’s witness says he needs INEC’s permission to read ‘server documents’

Trump tweets go against what makes America great, says Merkel

Solskjaer targets more signings in search for fast start

Army confirms death of colonel, captain, three soldiers

‘Cow vigilantes’ kill three men in India

Genevieve Nnaji features in memoir film ‘Farming’

Bill Gates loses ‘second richest man’ seat to LVMH’s Bernard Arnault

Runaway truck kills eight children in Philippines

Tribunal: Our server results were released by unknown INEC official —Atiku’s expert witness

Man, 74, allegedly forges SGF, Assembly papers in Ekiti

West Ham’s Wilshere opens up on ‘devastating’ injury-hit season

‘They are talking’: Guardiola unhappy by Bayern’s Sane pursuit

Presidential tribunal: Atiku’s ‘expert witness’ to testify on server

Four Chicago police fired for alleged police shooting cover-up

BREAKING: Atiku, PDP ask for more time to conclude case at tribunal

Generator fumes kill two teenagers in Katsina

Man sentenced to life for killing three daughters, wife, grandmother

Nigerian youths turning environmental, power problems into opportunities

Olakunrin, Obasanjo’s letter and a nation on tenterhooks

Electricity customers can get meters, pay later —NERC

Death toll in Ondo communal clash rises, residents flee

Pursue double digit economic growth, NIQS charges Buhari

Janet Jackson performs in Saudi concert after Nicki Minaj pulled out

Algeria battle Senegal in AFCON final

Siasia’s mum kidnappers demand N70m ransom

Protesting women ask Adeboye to speak on killings

SGF okays Badeh property’s handover —EFCC

AFCON: Ritual for Iwobi, sack for South Africa’s coach

Fish out bad eggs among Fulani, Ooni tells Buhari

Abiodun seeks assembly’s nod to stop Abiola tech varsity

Arrested suspects not yet linked to Olakunrin’s murder — Police

Anambra police arrest suspected cultists who specialise in raping teenagers

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Eagles stars celebrate AFCON bronze medal

Family man Messi enjoys the beach

Joshua enjoys boat cruise with sister

Iwobi’s sister bags First Class

Ozil goes blonde

Eagles get easy draw in AFCON 2021 qualifiers

Ajagba vows to knock out Demirezen

PSG, Barcelona working on Neymar move

Troops kill 145 bandits, arrest 223 in Benue, Taraba, Nasarawa

Man arraigned for defiling mentally ill teenager in Katsina

NEMA asks Gombe residents to avoid flood-prone areas

Lagos to tackle crimes with central DNA database

Gridlock: Complete light rail project, Fashola tells Sanwo-Olu

LASG trains council workers to improve efficiency

Things you don’t know about debit cards

Minimum wage: Labour accuses FG of divide and rule tactics

Reps move to avert SSANU, NASU strike

CAN backs Obasanjo’s letter to Buhari

Sacked NHIS boss refuses to return five vehicles

Identities of ex-Kwara officials whose passports EFCC seized revealed

Delay in cabinet formation threatens capital inflow ― Analysts

Stock market extends decline, investors lose N708bn

Man arrested for assaulting power firm’s worker

I raped my daughter to test her virginity – Suspect

Police nab corps members’ suspected killer, 28 others

Immigration officer, 14 others arrested for passport racketeering

Septuagenarian, ex-convict, others arraigned for stealing buses

Submit production data or lose export permits, FG warns oil firms

NCC, NFIU to fight financial fraud in telecoms

Coscharis to assemble Renault cars from October

CSOs give Ayade 60 days to hold LG polls

Ganduje inaugurates RUGA panel in Kano

Abiodun closes defence after calling 30 witnesses

Lokpobiri picks Bayelsa gov form, demands indirect primary

Senate confirms Buhari’s nominee rejected in 2016

Reps approve Buhari’s request to appoint 15 SAs

Gunmen kill two soldiers, abduct expatriate in A’Ibom

Management of pneumonia in children

Sanwo-Olu seeks end to medical tourism

Ekiti raises task force to curb quackery

HIV/AIDS treatment: Women group seeks reduction in age consent

Senate panel meets Oshiomhole-backed Edo lawmakers-elect

Algeria face long qualifying route to AFCON 2021

Police catch Nigerian man with heroin in Rome

Italian prosecutor grills German rescue ship captain over migrants

Fraudsters scam Nigerians using cloned NYSC, NSITF websites, DSS says

Bandits kill more than twenty persons in Sokoto

Golf: Woods labours to seven-over start at British Open

Somali-born lawmaker brands Trump ‘fascist’ after rally taunt

No casualty in Ebonyi collapsed hotel —Police

Buhari congratulates Imam Abdullahi on US Religious Freedom Award

APC NWC expels North West vice chair for anti-party activities

CAF to wait for court ruling on abandoned Champions League final

Oyo Govt seals shops in Ibadan for flouting environmental sanitation laws

UN mission in Libya seeks release of abducted female lawmaker

Kidnappers of Siasia’s mother demand N70m ransom

Terrorists kill six soldiers in Borno ambush

Bayelsa Police nab suspected killer of corps members, 28 others criminals 

BREAKING: Nigeria to play Benin, Sierra Leone as CAF releases draw for AFCON 2021 qualifiers

EFCC reveals identities of ex-Kwara Gov officials whose passports were seized

994 Nigerians deported from Ghana in 18 months —FG

LASTMA to investigate video of soldier assaulting motorist

Teen mum gives birth during exam, returns to finish paper

Pinnick removed as CAF 1st vice president

Medical council inducts 412 foreign-trained Nigerian doctors

Newcastle boss Bruce vows to give ‘everything’ for new club

Reps to investigate non-remittance of funds to NSITF since 2010

Building collapse claims one, injures others in Douala, Cameroon

UK lawmakers vote in bid to frustrate no-deal Brexit

Airline bans suicidal passenger for life, fines her $106,000

Reps block move to include Almajiri system in basic education

EU parliament condemns US treatment of migrants

Reps raise alarm over plight of IDPs

AFCON 2019: Algerian fans switch their focus from politics to football

Senate hearing of CJN is evidence of leadership crisis- Ezekwesili

Supreme Court sets up two panels to sit during annual vacation

2019 BBNaija: I was celibate for eight years, Khafi reveals

FG raises alarm over new cassava brown streak disease

Gunmen kill two soldiers, abduct expatriate at project site in Akwa Ibom

Minibus with migrants overturns in Turkey killing 15

One shot, over 100 houses burnt as militia attack Taraba villages

Ancient mosque discovered in Israeli desert during excavations

Illicit funds causing insecurity in Africa -Buhari

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts Ooni of Ife

2019 BBNaija : Jacyke wins N1.5 m `Know Your Lyrics’ Challenge

BREAKING: Senate panel meets Oshiomhole-backed members-elect over Edo Assembly crisis

Tribunal dismisses bid to withdraw PDM from petition against Buhari

Court adjourns El-Zazaky’s application for medical attention to July 29

Reps approve Buhari’s request to appoint 15 Special Advisers

Supreme Court dismisses suit challenging Gov Zulum’s nomination

HIV among Nigerian prisoners is double that of general population —UNODC

10 Supreme Court judges lose annual vacation to election cases

Ex-Liverpool striker Sturridge banned for breaching betting rules

Uganda to issue birth certificates to cows

BREAKING: Mikel Obi retires from international football, says, ‘I’m out’

AFCON 2019: Algeria loss made us stronger, Cisse says ahead of final match

BREAKING: INEC produces documents requested by Atiku, PDP

Two monks allegedly burn another to death

Guardiola hails Sane but wants only ‘happy players’ at Man City

BBNaija housemates up for eviction undergo FaceApp challenge

Tribunal to rule on bid to withdraw PDM from petition against Buhari

Mayweather ‘zero interest’ in Pacquiao rematch —report

Infantino rejects ‘colonialism’ criticism

Presidential election tribunal asks HDP to open trial against Buhari’s election July 22

Oluwo of Iwo advocates death penalty for kidnappers in Osun

24 dead in suspected arson attack on Japan animation studio

BREAKING: Senate confirms Buhari’s nominee rejected in 2016

Soldier drives against traffic, brutalises motorist after causing accident

Iran agrees to allow women watch upcoming 2022 World Cup Qualifiers —FIFA

Facing Olympic hotel shortage, Tokyo looks offshore

Video of herdsmen expulsion in Enugu is untrue, says Police

US senator calls for investigation into FaceApp

UN Sec-Gen pays tributes as world remembers Nelson Mandela

AFCON: Third place finish, great achievement for young Eagles, says Iwobi

Instagram hides number of ‘likes’ from users

Ajax’s De Ligt joins Juventus for €75m

Nigeria needs a revolution now!

Indian-owned firm, Tata, seeks to appeal judgment awarding N3.2m to ex-employee

SERAP, A2J condemn harassment of ex-Kebbi CJ

CDHR, plans protest over 150 Nigerians killed in one month

AfCFTA: Nigeria’s economy fragile, not competitive, says NECA

Five-star Ighalo equals Yekini’s record

Forget Ruga, address desert encroachment —Ortom

Nigeria’s electricity market on sickbed —TCN

Probe: Saraki, Ahmed not needed now, states panel chair

Tinubu, defender of the Fulani

Bronze medal feat thrills Rohr

CCB plans to verify Makinde’s N48bn assets, others

Senate confirms Muhammad, CJN admits corruption in lower courts

Mikel will earn N607m yearly at Trabzonspor

EFCC submits Kwara top officials’ names to Immigration

US House rejects bid to launch Trump impeachment proceedings

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Illegal contracts: Bayelsa Assembly suspends Dickson’s in-law

FG spent N610.2bn servicing N13tn domestic debts in Q1

AFCON: Nigeria beat Tunisia 1–0 to win eighth bronze

Why NFF can’t sack Rohr

We killed NBA chairman for withholding N18m Internet fraud proceeds –Suspect

Suspects who kept abducted victim for nine days arrested

Two nabbed for snatching Taxify driver’s car in Lagos

NYSC to buy artificial limbs for Taraba accident victims

LASG asks illegal structure owners, traders to vacate Badagry road

Tenants allegedly murder 63-year-old landlady in Delta

Police kill two kidnappers, arrest 15 in Rivers

Abandoned road projects dot states, MAN laments effect on economy

Troost-Ekong is Man-of-The-Match

DELSU student murdered by ritualists for burial Friday

Fulani recall: Your order arrogant, southern leaders, others tell NEF

Sanwo-Olu insists state’ll prosecute Ijegun vandals

Police comb waterways, creeks for Siasia’s mother

Jos collapsed building had no approval — Govt

Coalition marches to Villa over insecurity, killings

Tuberculosis kills 120,000 Nigerians annually — FG

FCTA suspends two teachers for molesting blind students

Fasoranti’s daughter: Residents cry out over arrest of artisans, motorcyclists

Customs uncover N2.8m tramadol inside ambulance

Man remanded for defrauding admission seekers

Osun to regulate mining, end environmental pollution, says Oyetola

PHOTOS: Super Eagles celebrate AFCON 2019 bronze

Kidnapped Zamfara director of budget released 

AFCON 2019 leading scorers

AFCON 2019: Nigeria beat Tunisia, win bronze

BREAKING: NIgeria beat Tunisia, win bronze

Buhari approves new official portrait

Sex toy shop assault: Why victim shunned Senate

House of Reps pledges justice, fairness in resolving Bauchi Assembly crisis

Suspected armed robbers butcher couple in Ogun

We’ll only deploy officers who undergo forensic psychological test —NSCDC

U.S. accuses Russia of rejecting diplomatic school teachers’ visa application

Breakthrough technique eradicates mosquitoes

Ruga: Abia to scrutinise land sales above five hectares —Attorney-General

Atletico Madrid sign England defender Trippier from Tottenham

Man City players to decide new captain, says Guardiola

SEC, NFIU sign MoU to tackle ponzi schemes, others

How green tea reduces blood sugar in diabetics

US confers Religious Freedom Award on Plateau imam who saved 200 Christians from insurgents

Absence of ministers won’t affect 2020 budget, says Senate President

Atiku’s witness weeps at tribunal, says APC ‘thugs’ shot two during election

3,300 drivers arrested for drunk driving

Drug kingpin El Chapo sentenced to life in prison

Janet Jackson, 50 Cent line up for Saudi Arabia concert after Minaj cancels

Gbajabiamila appoints APGA BOT member as aide, APC groups kick

Sterling hits brace as Man City hammer West Ham in China

Edo Assembly rejects House of Reps’ move to disrupt activities

Pogba shines as Man United thrash Leeds

HUAWEI Y9 Prime 2019: A Smartphone that packs solid features including a Panoramic Viewing Experience and Auto Pop-up Selfie Camera, without breaking the bank

Court to hear El-Zakzaky’s application to travel abroad on July 18

Couple falls from ninth floor during lovemaking

Mikel, Awaziem miss third-place match

Quit honourably, Odegbami urges Rohr

NFF won’t sack Rohr –Pinnick

Fans to NFF: Sack Rohr now

BATTLE OF THE EAGLES: NIGERIA, TUNISIA IN THIRD-PLACE SHOWDOWN

CCB awaits directives to verify Makinde’s N48bn assets, others

West Ham break club transfer record to sign Eintracht striker Haller

Pacquiao camp denies Khan claims over Saudi Arabia bout

Road crashes claim 49 lives in Lagos in six months —FRSC

Man attempts suicide over wife’s alleged infidelity

Tribunal: I’m not a partisan politician but PDP is my party —Atiku’s witness

Wizkid’s baby mama accuses singer of domestic violence

BREAKING: Senate confirms Tanko as CJN

Adult toy shop assault: Senate panel seeks more time to investigate Elisha Abbo

INEC produced results from polling units in Nasarawa deserted town – PDP agent

AFCON 2019: Senegal star Mane out to press Ballon d’Or case

Police arraign man for allowing his dog to bite neighbour

Zimbabwe summons British envoy following attack on foreign minister

We won Karu ward in Nasarawa but INEC cancelled results —PDP agent

CJN: Senate screens Tanko Muhammad

Senate screens Tanko Muhammad behind closed doors 

NMA laments growing quackery in medical profession

Spain vows to push ahead with tax on tech giants

Victims of Abbo’s assault shun  Senate panel – Egwu 

Tribunal orders INEC Chair, Zamfara REC to produce documents requested by Atiku Thursday

Akeredolu appoints 27 new Perm Secs, 3 Tutors-General

Sudan protesters, army rulers ink power sharing deal

Newcastle gamble on Bruce as head coach

As holidays begin, UK looks out for forced marriages

Anambra  doctors suspend strike

Beyonce’s ‘Homecoming’ documentary lands six Emmy nominations

De Ligt arrives in Turin to complete Juventus signing

Don’t induce crisis in states, South-East CAN tells FG

External debt rises by $15.3bn under Buhari

Compensate us with bronze, fans urge Eagles

VIDEO: How breadwinner, wife, neighbour and three children die in Lagos fire

Kogi surveyor-gen arraigned for illegal demolition

Three arrested for planning reprisal over Cross River varsity student’s murder

Police invade NABTEB office, remove exam materials

YYF warns South-West govs, monarchs, against selling Yoruba land

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Fraud: Nigerian firm, Lutoyilex, barred from bidding for World Bank, AfDB contracts

Buhari’s anti-graft war not different from Obasanjo, Yar’Adua’s — CACOL

AFCON: Nigeria, Tunisia battle for third-place

Gunmen abduct Niger gov aide’s sister-in-law

Patient commits suicide at UBTH

Delta North: Supreme Court upholds Nwaoboshi ‘s election

Edo to give lands to women cassava growers

FG begins pilot briefing office installation in 24 airports

Nissan introduces new technological details in SUV range

Jaguar Land Rover deploys AI in new vehicles

ILO tasks countries on decent work deficits

ARDI nominates El-Rufai, Bello, others for awards

Fidelity Bank, NEPC, LBS train 100 MSMEs

NSE inducts 46 authorised dealing clerks

91 parties want INEC to conduct LG elections, indict govs

Alleged intimidation: Zamfara APC sets up security committee

Name museum after state anthem composer, Assembly tells Abiodun

Oyetola chides Adeleke over comment on Osun gov poll

Atiku hails Makinde for public assets’ declaration

Missing documents stall hearing of petition against Kalu

We’ve commenced workers’ mobilisation for total strike — Labour

US varsities offer N2.7bn scholarships to Nigerian Students

Abiodun summons contractor over uncompleted project

Pirates kidnap 10 Turkish sailors off Nigeria coast

Kwara Assembly probes Saraki’s ownership of govt property

How to help teenagers manage their money

LASG asks residents to exploit UK £38m mobile initiative

Fund police to tackle kidnapping, security expert tells FG

Lagos residents back Joshua to beat Ruiz

EFCC hunts unqualified graduates undergoing NYSC scheme

Abuja school bursar arrested for raping, impregnating pupil

We’ve arrested Gana’s men, caged fleeing militant — Military

Return to North now, northern elders, youths order Fulani herdsmen

From West Africa with war (2)

Banditry/killings: You’re politicising ‘isolated incidents,’ Buhari tells OBJ, Jonathan, Soyinka

Challenges before new NNPC chief

Kalu’s claim on Buhari not owning Abuja house false – Investigation

IMF boss, Lagarde, resigns

What then shall we eat and drink?

Death toll rises to 14 in Jos building collapse

Time for the thinking cap

Heavy metals in our food and environment that can cause infertility

CBN injects $210m in forex market

US senators warn of ‘trust’ gap over Facebook digital currency

Lennon warns Arsenal not to expect Tierney bargain

Ajimobi calls for reconciliation in Oyo APC

Lawan appoints Awoniyi as Media Adviser, four others

Again, Sanwo-Olu declares free passage at Lekki, Ikoyi tollgates on Wednesday

Minister resigns in luxury dinners scandal

Germany may collaborate with ECOWAS to tackle insecurity in sub-region

One dies as four others sustain injuries in Ibadan accident

Ursula von der Leyen elected European Commission president

Reps intervene in Bauchi Assembly leadership crisis

South African murder: Investigators studying video from hotel —High Commissioner

Patient allegedly stabs self to death with broken window glass at UBTH

Workers earning below N30,000 to start enjoying minimum wage —Buhari

Beyonce features Yemi Alade, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, others in LionKing album

Twins joined at the head separated after 50-hour surgery

AFCON 2019: Seedorf sacked as Cameroon coach

Those who politicise isolated cases of insecurity aren’t patriotic —Buhari

‘Game of Thrones’ breaks record with 32 Emmy nominations

IMF to begin search for new leader as Lagarde resigns

PSG sign defender Diallo from Dortmund

Police arrest three over CRUTECH final year student’s killing

Second wife: Police arrest woman who allegedly poured hot water on husband’s private parts

FG generated N39bn from passport issuance, others in 12 months

American varsities award 303 Nigerian students $7.5m scholarships

Seven policemen allegedly gang-rape woman

NYSC boss decries Cotonou varsities that present fake graduates for mobilisation

‘Pirates’ kidnap 10 Turkish sailors off Nigeria coast

Senate moves to resolve inter-union crisis in varsities, halts strike 

Travel tips for the holidays

Fact check: Kalu’s claim on Buhari not owning a house in Abuja false

Fact check: Buhari owns houses in Abuja, Port Harcourt, three other cities

Murder of Fasoranti’s daughter act of terrorism — Ex-president Jonathan

N48bn assets: Explain source of your wealth, APC tells Seyi Makinde

Call for Obasanjo’s arrest reckless, irresponsible – Fani-Kayode

We’ve not issued any strike notice over minimum wage —NLC

House owner, his two wives, nine others die in Jos building collapse

My life is not perfect, says billionaire, Kylie Jenner

Tanko to appear before Senate for screening on Wednesday

Atiku hails Makinde for public assets’ declaration

Oyo Gov Seyi Makinde’s N48bn assets declaration sets Twitter agog

Ebola patient in DR Congo city of Goma has died —Governor

Tribunal: Atiku belongs to part of Adamawa Province that was never in Cameroon —Witness

Fasoranti’s daughter: Senate calls for National Security Summit

Nigerian-born basketball player, Calistus Anyichie, drowns at water park in US

Chelsea do not require new players to be successful —Lampard

Paramilitary men tortured civilian to death, doctor says

Ned Nwoko loses case at Supreme Court

Man arrested at airport with $34,000 cocaine under his wig

South African ex-footballer Batchelor shot dead outside home

Democratic congresswomen hit back after ‘racist’ Trump tirade

AIDS deaths down a third since 2010 —UN

Lampard ‘won’t look backwards’ as he takes over Chelsea

Jadda, where Atiku was born has always been part of Nigeria, ex-ambassador tells tribunal

Two dead, over 40 trapped in Mumbai building collapse

Fasoranti’s daughter: Stop stereotyping crimes, NOA urges Nigerians

Migration boosts German declining population by 400,000

AFCON 2019: Super Eagles need better goalkeeper, says Disu

Too much sugar in baby foods on market, says WHO

To see Benitez leave was disappointing, says Newcastle midfielder Ritchie

JUST IN: Buhari shows video clip on INEC Chair’s position on results transmission, Atiku objects

Tribunal: Buhari produces TV to counter Atiku’s video evidence

Arsenal’s Emery awaits decision on Koscielny’s future

Solskjaer confident De Gea will sign new deal soon

Domestic mobile payments to reach 203 billion in five years —Report

Siasia heartbroken after mother’s abduction

Utomi, Fajemirokun, others advise entrepreneurs on business success

VIDEO: Nigeria’s problems are beyond Buhari’s govt – Soyinka

Turkey to take over Gulen movement investments in Nigeria

NHIS failing to provide Nigerians health services — Sambo

FG retirees lament tortuous verification in Ibadan

$652m needed to reactivate, complete Ajaokuta steel plant –Audit

Eagles midfielders need tactical lessons –Rohr

We’re still negotiating for Chibok girls, Sharibu, others’ release – Presidency

Civil societies demand removal of military chiefs

Chimamanda is good in English or good at English?

Cultists kill 500-level Cross River varsity student

ICPC begins investigation into missing IAAF $135,000

Xenophobia: NANS plans nationwide protest

Monday, July 15, 2019

In new letter to Buhari: Obasanjo warns of Rwanda-like genocide, urges national confab

Makinde declares N48bn firms, other assets

Passengers injured, seven cows die as bus rams into cattle

NNPC awards crude-for-fuel swap contracts

Ponzi scheme: SEC begins verification of 4,160 investors’ claims

OAU to exit national grid by October, says VC

NASS members receive, decry N12.3bn welcome package

Graduate jailed for impersonating American nurse

Galatasaray, Trabzonspor battle for Musa

Herdsmen behead father, son in fresh Plateau attack

Typographical error kept man in prison for 14 years after pardon

Tension as SARS operatives allegedly kill cleaner in Lagos

Soldiers on highways won’t solve kidnapping problem

Wife of Nigerian PhD student killed in Malaysia seeks justice

Sex-for-marks: EKSU lecturer alleges frame-up

Rivers court remands three for cultism

Three die, four injured as three-storey building collapses in Jos

Four killed in Jukun/Tiv crisis

Don’t politicise Fasoranti daughter’s killing, says Presidency

Tribunal watches Atiku’s video evidence

Herdsmen arrested for killing Ogun farmer

Senate decries insecurity, backs troop deployment on highways

Bauchi gov says Assembly crisis ‘shameful’ as Reps panel visits

I’ve good case at tribunal, says Kalu

NASS: A’Court orders re-hearing of Ogun PDP petitions

Nigeria’s disquieting state of insecurity: Time for action

Ondo lawyers vow not to defend bandits

Fasoranti’s daughter: Redeem your image now, Oyinlola tells Buhari

Register in three months, NIS tells migrants in C’River

SMEDAN commends Obaseki on infrastructure, education

Anambra group laments frequent transfer of CPs

Management of Hepatitis

‘Prioritise doctors’ welfare to curb brain drain’

Paediatrician says fever, rashes could be symptoms of measles

S’Court dismisses suit against Wike’s qualification to contest poll

S’Africa probing xenophobic attacks on Nigerians, says envoy

We’ve never felt more marginalised, less listened to –Arsenal fans lament

Bride, groom, eight others dead after Bangladesh train hits wedding party

Mali govt rejects call for dialogue with jihadists

Presidency reacts as CNN reporter Isha Sesay debuts book on Chibok girls

Death of Fasoranti’s daughter tragic, but let’s not politicise it —Presidency

FRSC sets Sept 1 as deadline for trucks, tankers to meet safety standards

Mexico rejects new US asylum restrictions

Gov Umahi swears in Ebonyi’s new acting CJ

Alleged forgery: Supreme Court dismisses suit against Wike’s qualification to contest gov poll

Paul Biya postpones local elections in Cameroon again

Stop blaming us for your election petitions failure, PDP tells APC

Eyeing 2020 vote, Trump doubles down on xenophobic tweets

Three herdsmen arrested for allegedly killing farmer in Ogun

Police parade suspected kidnappers of Daura district head

Nigeria will no longer condone xenophobic attacks on its citizens —Lawan

Four killed in latest Jukun/Tiv crisis

Police destroy kidnappers’ camp in Rivers

Bauchi Gov sacks Head of Service, appoints Yalwa

Insecurity: Miyetti Allah calls for Obasanjo’s arrest

JUST IN: Many feared dead as three-storey building collapses in Jos 

Your video evidence is empty, Buhari, INEC, others tell PDP at tribunal

Turkey moves to take over Gulen movement investments in Nigeria 

Four injured, cows killed as bus rams into herd in Ekiti

How my husband was murdered in Malaysia —Wife of Nigerian PhD student

Fasoranti: We have made arrests, say Police 

My child’s abductor was a new convert in our church —Mum of kidnap victim

Niger to grant amnesty to well-behaved prisoners

Barcelona complete signing of rising Japan star Abe

Sex-for-marks: EKSU lecturer alleges frame-up, heads to court

Porto’s Torres joins Sevilla on five-year deal

Oyeyemi appoints new commandant, FRSC Academy, Udi

500 level CRUTECH student killed in Calabar

Making catcalls, wolf-whistling against women attract jail, deportation in Philippines

Ex-Kogi gov, Wada joins gov race

Neymar returns to PSG training with future still up in the air

Boxing legend ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker dies at 55

Buhari’s lawyer seeks to play counter-video exhibit to tribunal

One day to corruption probe, Jacob Zuma shares dance video

Mason Mount signs new five-year contract with Chelsea

White House moves to block asylum for migrants crossing Mexico

Tribunal watches Atiku’s video exhibits

Zimbabwe inflation hits 175.66%

Atletico Madrid outcry to Barcelona move ‘is a pity’, says Griezmann

BBNaija 2019: Esther becomes first female `pepperdem’ Head of House

Assembly crisis: Reps Intermediary Committee visits Bauchi

Amazon staff stage strikes in Germany on big sale day

Tribunal grants PDP, Atiku’s request to play video evidence

Insecurity: Ondo lawyers vow not to defend suspected bandits, kidnappers in court 

Dortmund’s Diallo heading to PSG

Griezmann trains for the first time with Barcelona

Three children, adult killed in France train crash

UNIBEN student dies after fall from faculty building

South Africa’s Zuma tells graft probe he’s a victim of conspiracy

BREAKING: Inflation rate drops to 11.22% in June, says NBS

AFCON 2019: Rohr insists future is bright for youthful Nigeria

[PHOTOS] Family resorts to sacrifice, prayers for victims of Ijegun pipeline fire

19m ticket requests for Euro 2020 games, says UEFA

Police deny killing Lagos cleaner

Robbers killed Lagos cleaner during encounter with SARS —Police

Anambra man attacks traders with acid

Fasoranti’s daughter: I warned you about Buhari, Fayose tells Nigerians

Tribunal to rule on INEC, Buhari, APC’s bid to stop PDP’s video evidence

Zambian president sacks finance minister

Fasoranti’s daughter: You cannot change what is ordained by God – Tinubu

Man disappears after attacking Anambra traders with acid

Russia charges scientist with treason for issuing warning about nuclear-powered satellites

I slept with my brother-in-law thinking he was my husband, woman tells court

Zamfara earmarks 300 hectares for Ruga settlement

No fewer than 24 people swept away by flood in Kashmir

PDP NWC takes over party leadership in Plateau

Tribunal: No accreditation of voters in Chibok, voters were just given ballot papers —PDP agent

Tennis: Barty stays at number one in spite of Wimbledon upset

SARS operative chasing hemp smokers shoots cleaner dead in Lagos

Kidnappers abduct Samson Siasia’s mother again

Man City set to embark on pre-season tour two days late

Nigerians spent N3bn in cinemas in first half of 2019 —CEAN

Canadian student detained on drug charges in China

Encourage Super Eagles, not rebuke them, Owolabi tells Nigerians

Our agents were chased away from polling units in Borno – PDP agent

Alleged rape: We are in support of Biodun Fatoyinbo, says CAN

Neymar finally shows up for PSG training —report

Earned Allowance: SSANU, NASU begin three-day protest at UI

South Africa’s Zuma to make first appearance at corruption inquiry

Full text of Obasanjo’s open letter to Buhari

Tennis: Serbian press crown Djokovic ‘King of Tennis’

Djokovic vows to win fans’ love with Federer record in view

JUST IN: Obasanjo writes Buhari, says Nigeria reaching a tipping point

DR Congo urges calm after Ebola case in key city

Nigeria vs Algeria: We lost to a better team, says Rohr

Ooni urges Yoruba to unite against killings in South-West

Algeria ‘deserved’ semi-final win – Rohr

We want to write our own history, says Algeria coach

Lagos inaugurates committee to regulate assisted fertility

BREAKING: 282 held over unrest in France after Algeria beat Nigeria

NIPOST workers begin strike on Wednesday

SEC intensifies drive to reduce unclaimed dividends

Govts, oil firms, manufacturers borrow N8.24tn from banks

Sanwo-Olu nominates ex-SSG, editor, among 25 commissioners, aides

The parliament of owls

Gunmen kill Rivers CDC chairman, community chief

Father, son beheaded in Cross River

Stock market investors lose N366bn in three days

Pre-season goal thrills Moses

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Buhari’s anti-graft war selective, says AU consultant

We won’t be pressured to decide on Kogi indirect primary – APC

HEDA urges US to revoke Goje’s visa over withdrawn fraud charges

Many corrupt Nigerian leaders started with exam fraud — JAMB

Killings rising because Buhari thinks he knows everything — PDP

Herdsmen stab another farmer to death in Ogun

Minimum wage: TUC warns of imminent strike

Ex-Falcons keeper Aluko down with breast cancer

Ihedioha to plant 5,000 trees in first 100 days in office

Five nabbed for killing man wrongfully accused of stealing phone

Indigenes oppose relocation of tank farms from Satellite Town

One killed as mob sets Oyo police station ablaze

Command apprehends suspected robbers who sprayed pepper on motorcyclists

IGP special forces comb Ondo forest, Afenifere, Ohanaeze attack Buhari

Buhari has failed, can’t solve our problems — Soyinka

I make N18,000 daily selling stolen phones – Suspect

After God, it’s Otedola – Chukwu

Fasoranti’s daughter: Bakare weeps, says Nigeria’s ‘cup full’

Preparing to take AfCFTA by storm

The current asset declaration form

Police hand over rice smugglers to Customs in Kwara

AFCON: Algeria down Eagles 2-1 to reach final

BREAKING: Algeria knock Nigeria out of 2019 AFCON

BREAKING: Nigeria crashes out of AFCON

[BREAKING] #ALGNGA: Algeria knock Nigeria out of 2019 AFCON Final 2-1

Buhari’s govt has failed – Soyinka

#ALGNGA: You can bring this home, Gbajabiamila assures Super Eagles

Ella evicted from BBNaija house

VIDEO: Senegal dance after qualifying for AFCON final in 17 years

#SENTUN: Dylan Bronn own goal gives Senegal AFCON final slot in 17 years

[BREAKING] #SENTUN: Senegal coast to 2019 AFCON final, beat Tunisia 1-0

Nigeria now at war, we can’t even farm anymore, Fasoranti reacts to daughter’s murder

Nigeria Vs Algeria: Rohr names Eagles starting XI

BREAKING: Djokovic beats Federer to claim fifth Wimbledon title in longest ever final

Woman watches as husband, son are allegedly beheaded in Cross River

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu names 25 commissioners, advisers, returns former SSG, Tunji Bello

Hamilton wins record sixth British GP, extends F1 lead

Tinubu rubbishes reports claiming herdsmen killed Fasoranti’s daughter

Over one million people get sexually transmitted infections daily —WHO

Tennis: Taiwan’s Chan wins Wimbledon mixed doubles title

Winning 2019 AFCON a way to repay Nigerians’ patience —Awaziem

BREAKING: Appeal Court judges cancel vacation over election petitions

Election petitions: Appeal Court judges lose two-month vacation

Tennis: Mochizuki makes Grand Slam history for Japan at Wimbledon

Plunkett puts England in charge of World Cup final against New Zealand

Forum condemns murder of Pa Fasoranti’s daughter

Valencia sign Uruguay striker Maxi Gomez

Eagles need our physical presence, Lawan says, leads presidential delegation to Egypt

Nigeria vs Algeria: Lawan expresses confidence in Eagles, departs for Egypt

PHOTOS: Osinbajo pays condolence visit to Afenifere leader Fasoranti

Nigeria vs Algeria: I have no doubt Super Eagles will be victorious, says Gbajabiamila

South-West under foreign herdsmen’s invasion – Ex-DMI boss

My people threatened to kill me if I rejected offer to be king – Enugu monarch, 86

Dad rejected continental dishes as Bauchi deputy gov so we don’t get used to them — Abdulmalik Mahmood’s son

Floods, landslides kill at least 50 in Nepal

Federer seeks to break Djokovic spell in Wimbledon final

2019 BBNaija: Omashola, Seyi receive coins from evicted housemates

Neymar renews war of words with PSG, hailing Barcelona

AFCON 2019: Nigeria’s match against Algeria will be tough —Odegbami

Female teacher gets 20-year jail for sleeping with 13-year-old male pupil

Nwaoboshi’s 22 bank accounts, 11 properties in Lagos, Delta seized

Heroin-based abusive drug grips South Africa —Report

BREAKING: Osinbajo visits Pa Fasoranti, says FG ‘ll deploy soldiers on highways

New Zealand win toss and bat against England in Cricket World Cup final

England eye World Cup glory as New Zealand plot shock

Officers kill armed man who attacked US immigration jail

Strong 6.6 quake hits off northwest Australia

Senate commiserates with Pa Fasoranti over daughter’s murder

American cities prepare for raids on undocumented immigrants

Ortom gives conditions to support FG’s livestock transformation plan

Presidential panel seals Nwaoboshi’s Abuja property

’94 Eagles, best team I’ve watched – Mr Latin

Buhari not in charge of armed forces, says Ezekwesili

We saved Obasanjo from being removed as president– Gowon

Oshoala: Super striker in search of girl-child emancipation

Shorunmu expects tough clash between rivals

Algeria more impressive than Eagles, admits Rohr

Metele attack: Army dismisses eight soldiers accused of desertion

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Joshua given hero’s welcome in Makoko

AFCON SEMI-FINAL: Eagles, Foxes in titanic battle for final spot

Taraba monarch wants displaced persons rehabilitated

Nasarawa gov warns pilgrims against carrying illegal luggage

735 witnesses to testify at Kano gov election tribunal

Poverty, fastest growing venture in Nigeria, says Atiku

Gunmen kill Abbo’s uncle, kidnap stepmother

PDP rakes in N253m from Kogi, Bayelsa in 10 days

‘Akwa Ibom youth development law will address unemployment’

Chilling experiences of motorists, travellers on kidnapper-prone highways

El-Rufai’s ‘two countries’ in one perception

‘Why we’ve not paid whistleblower who exposed secret $223m NNPC account’

We’ll continue to subsidise petrol – NNPC

Herdsmen convert Ondo govt forest reserve into militia camp

Senators lamented poor salaries, allowances –Kalu

EFCC may declare fugitive pension director wanted over N22bn fraud

Nigeria can earn $10bn annually from cash crops – W’Bank expert

Nigeria should have regional police, says ex-IGP Arase

Shiite protests: US asks citizens to avoid Lagos, Abuja crowds

Aggrieved Ondo APC members reject Tinubu’s peace meeting

Ekiti set to return schools to missions

Bride, four others die in Ogun accident

Halt mining in Osun, monarchs, senator tell govt

Malaysia: ‘Stop attacks on Nigerians abroad’

I saw a road fixed overnight in Malaysia ––D’tunes

Rant Here: Senator Elisha Abbo’s assault

Quitting not an option –Okafor Chidera

Best way to find solutions is simply to think again –Akoni

Government’s silence on herdsmen attrocities worsening insecurity — Prof. Falola

Actresses that gatecrash into movie industry will be sexually harassed– Jide Kosoko

I don’t write songs but receive them from God – Telemi

My husband and I don’t mix business with pleasure – Joke Silva

Featuring Bobrisky in movies akin to celebrating mediocrity– Fidelis Duker

I’ve no regrets acting as gateman often— Emmanuel Okonkwo

No record deals for talentless artistes — Bigmanity Music boss, Woghiren

Northern actors uncomfortable acting in the south —Ali Nuhu

Insecurity: Threats of war by ethnic, religious groups over government’s (in)action

My fight with Toyin Lawani has been resolved — Adebimpe Akintunde

I’ll tackle youth unemployment – Sulaiman, Kogi PDP gov aspirant

Absence of link between varsities’ research, industries stalling Nigeria’s development — Prof Ogunwole, VC, Bowen varsity

Teenage and minor marriages should be prohibited in Nigeria – NAPTIP DG, Okah-Donli

Beautiful dressing table

I do more with food than cooking –Seyi Law

Free range chicken, prawns with spinach palm oil stew and corn meal (tuwon masara)

Golf etiquette

Women’s participation in business has improved Nigeria’s economy —Khadijah Okunu-Lamidi

I’m happy my videos lift people out of depression – TOV

My mother saw acting as a wayward career path — Ben Touitou

Junior D’Tigers miss out on World Cup ticket

People with criminal record must not join vigilante groups –Mba, Force spokesman

We will strengthen vigilantes in Igboland – S’East Town Union leader

FG encouraging threats by northern youths –Convener, Yoruba group

Chic sunglasses

Inter striker Icardi leaves training camp amid transfer rumours

Neymar says he’s fit, posts mischievous Barcelona video

We saved Obasanjo from being removed as President, says Gowon 

Miyetti Allah condemns killing of Fasoranti’s daughter, says herdsmen not responsible 

Spain rescues 141 migrants at sea in one day

Insecurity: Buhari not in charge of armed forces, says Ezekwesili

Children of herdsmen, bandits need education – Ribadu 

PHOTOS: Anthony Joshua visits Makoko

France arrests 21 after hundreds of African migrants occupy Pantheon

Fasoranti’s daughter: No need to politicise security, says Gov Makinde

PDP condemns killing of Fasoranti’s daughter, tasks Buhari, IGP

IG launches manhunt for Olakunrin’s killers, deploys special forces 

Serena has lost ‘intimidation’ factor, says Halep

Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place

Ohanaeze youths console Fasoranti over daughter’s death

Gunmen kill Senator Elisha Abbo’s uncle, abduct stepmother

Insurgency: West Africa must step up level of military cooperation, says Buhari

Ogun tribunal refuses to reverse self, dismisses LP petition against Abiodun 

Polls: Bayelsa Dep Gov picks PDP nomination form

Buhari speaks with Afenifere leader, Fasoranti -Presidency

Thousands rally in Sudan to mourn protesters killed in June raid

Fasoranti’s daughter’s killing barbaric, unacceptable, says PANDEF, others

Akwa Ibom APC demands resignation of NASS/State Assembly election tribunal chair

Appeal Court reduces stringent bail conditions imposed on Dasuki

Tropical storm takes aim at Louisiana, nears hurricane strength

Manolas completes move to Napoli from rivals Roma

De Ligt close to Juventus after skipping Ajax training camp

Akeredolu visits Fasoranti, seeks urgent measures to tackle insecurity

500 witnesses to testify for Ganduje at Kano gov tribunal

10 Air Algeria planes to fly supporters to Egypt for match against Nigeria

UPDATED: Simona Halep wins Wimbledon, stalls Serena Williams’ 24th Grand Slam bid

Rehabilitate victims of herder/farmer crisis in Taraba, monarch tells FG

HIV/AIDS: CSOs wants nurse penalised for allegedly stigmatising client

AFCON: ‘Hardest to come’ for Senegal in quest for first African title, says Coach

AFCON: ‘We want to write our own history’, says Algeria coach

Obasanjo, Daniel, NANS talk tough over Fasoranti daughter’s killing 

Fasoranti’s daughter: Yorubas know how to stop herdsmen attacks —Gani Adams

Zamfara Govt provides accommodation for rescued kidnap victims

US raises the alarm over Shiite protests, asks citizens to avoid Lagos, Abuja crowds

Five dead, 14 injured as truck, bus collide in Ogun

AFCON: Rohr wary of much improved Algeria

Reno Omokri tackles Femi Adesina over claims robbers killed Fasoranti’s daughter

Killing of Fasoranti’s daughter very sad, devastating – Fayemi

UN chief condemns Somali terrorist attack

Ondo deputy gov, others visit Fasoranti

26 dead, 56 injured in attack on Somali hotel

I still struggle to believe my mother, others burnt to death –Unu, woman who lost five relations in fire incident

Chukwueze is youngest player to score at AFCON 2019

Buhari condoles with Pa Fasoranti over death of daughter

Lessons from the saga…

Love found me after I lost my sight –Olawale, visually-impaired LASTMA official

Syndicate specialised in robbing bank customers arrested

Ministerial list: Senate dumps resolution mandating President to attach portfolios

Friday, July 12, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines to establish international carrier for Nigeria

Globacom’s spelling bee champ to feature on CNN African Voices

Xpress Payment boss advises CBN on financial inclusion

Lawmakers probe alleged conversion of govt assets by Okorocha

Before Stardom With… Samuel Ajirebi

My marriage…MORENIKE MOLEHIN

How Yuguda, Abubakar mismanaged N2tn –Bauchi gov

Hajj: Ganduje urges Kano pilgrims to be law-abiding

3,000 women writes Bagudu over ex-acting Kebbi CJ

IFAD boosts 8,077 Taraba farmers

El-Rufai threatens to sack non-performing commissioners

Wabara panel begins probe of suspected errant PDP N’Assembly members

CJ, NBA lament rate of rape, divorce in Ogun

Court affirms Sowore, deputy’s suspension by AAC

I’m an orphan, I stole to fend for myself, says suspect

EFCC sponsoring fake petition against Goje, lawyer alleges

Court strikes out suit against CJN Muhammad

Osinbajo’s firm linked to company fingered in alleged N100bn Alpha Beta scam

I depended on candlelight to read till I graduated –Enumah, LASU’s best graduate

Buhari says Soyinka ‘a universal brand’ at 85

FG gives foreign nationals six months to register

Appeal Court dismisses suit challenging Buhari’s academic qualification

N-Power beneficiaries got N279bn under three years –Presidency

Sanwo-Olu appoints Fafore as PR aide

COZA: Cleric advocates regulation for CAN members

Sanwo-Olu sets up panel to probe Lagos poly crisis

Presidency demands investigation as Nigerian student dies in Malaysian detention facility

Atiku, Akeredolu, Afenifere kick as suspected herdsmen kill Fasoranti’s daughter

APC crisis deepens as national vice chairman drags party to court

Naira Marley’s ‘Soapy’ dance will badly affect young ones –Donflexx

Prayers helped me choose music as a career –Zoro

Our economy suffering due to lack of political will to implement policies –Alaba Lawson

Colleague who tried saving the late Osun corps member almost died –Friends

I’d be more careful about using churches in movies –Bank Anthony

Every day, we live in fear of being crushed by falling containers –Motorists in Apapa

Why I accused Abiodun Jimoh of sexual abuse –Omo Ibadan

Another woman can bear your baby for you

Police arrest two in possession of human skulls in Oyo

I’m not Buhari’s yes-man, says Senate President

Girls, stop idolising your pastors!

Behaviour was wilder in my day, says Wimbledon referee

Federer downs Nadal to set up Djokovic Wimbledon title duel

NDA to commence camp exercise in Niger, Plateau

Ivory Coast must overhaul key cocoa sector, says World Bank

Sad Nadal sees chances of third Wimbledon title slipping from his grasp

Police arrest three suspected cattle rustlers, drug dealer in Zamfara

Morgan wants England to relish World Cup final pressure

Lagos pipeline fire: We’re tired of disasters, monarch tells Senate committee

Atiku condemns killing of Pa Fasoranti’s daughter

UK Police launch criminal probe into DC envoy leaks on Trump

‘Several dead’ in Somalia hotel attack

Buhari extends tenure of prison boss

Sanwo-Olu sets up visitation panel to investigate LASPOTECH crisis

UPDATED: Federer faces Djokovic in 12th Wimbledon final

BREAKING: Suspected herdsmen kill daughter of Afenifere chairman, Fasoranti

NDDC, others haven’t met expectations of Niger Delta people —Osinbajo

How I grew from employee to entrepreneur —Nigerian jollof rice seller in New York

JUST IN: Ajibade emerges new Olowo of Owo 

Give banks 30 days to resolve excess charges complaints, CBN tells customers

Nigerian PhD student, Ewansiha, dies in Malaysian Immigration detention

Spanish football chief slams La Liga Monday games

Minister vows to stay despite scandals about extravagant lifestyle

Senate will ensure Buhari’s success —Omo-Agege

Ethiopian Airlines to establish international carrier for Nigeria 

Tagging me ‘rubber stamp’ Senate President laughable – Lawan

Tennis: Strycova bounces back to reach doubles final

FG gives foreign nationals six months to register with NIS

Tribunal: PDP, Atiku seeks adjournment after calling 36 witnesses

ICPC demands stiffer punishment for corrupt public officials

BREAKING: Appeal Court dismisses suit challenging Buhari’s academic qualification to run for President

Robbery attack: UI management assures students of security, peace

I’ll fire anyone who underperforms, el-Rufai warns 13 newly sworn-in commissioners

University workers begin nationwide protest Monday 

I regret Brexit polarisation, avoiding 2017 election debate —Theresa May

Djokovic into sixth Wimbledon final as Federer, Nadal wait

R. Kelly arrested on child pornography, other charges

Fire outbreak at Enugu market affects 68 traders —Official

€120m for Griezmann ‘insufficient’ —Atletico Madrid

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts National Assembly’s principal officers to dinner

Madagascar in danger of becoming one-tournament wonders —Coach

Woman stabs employer to death over N525 unpaid daily wage

Xu, Dabrowski knock out defending Wimbledon champions

Suicide bomber kills five, injures many at Afghan wedding

Man gets six-year jail for assaulting FRSC Marshal

BREAKING: Antoine Griezmann signs for Barcelona

It’s sentimental, laughable to call me Executive’s rubber stamp —Lawan

FIFA organises conference to analyse 2019 Women’s World Cup

VIDEO: Protesters attack Zimbabwean minister, aides in UK

Gunmen attacked our witnesses going to Presidential Election Petition Tribunal —PDP

Court validates Sowore, deputy’s suspension by AAC

I’m going into music as an alternative means of survival —Lawmaker

England striker Peter Crouch announces retirement

FIFA rankings: Super Falcons is Africa’s top placed team, U.S. retain global lead

Soar above Algeria, Nigerians resident in South Africa tell Super Eagles

Pre-eclampsia risk during pregnancy lowered with high fibre diet —Study

Aisha lauds judiciary’s efforts in handling rape cases

Success not by accident, Sanwo-Olu’s wife tells students

OPEC deal won’t alter fundamental outlook for oil market —IEA

Lion King album: Beyonce includes African artistes, producers

Davido, Chris Brown to collaborate on new song

Court strikes out suit seeking to stop confirmation of Tanko Muhammad as CJN

Brewster has ‘important role’ to play at Liverpool, says Klopp

Japan midfielder Abe to move to Barcelona

Turkey receives first S-400 defence system shipment from Russia

AFCON 2019: Shops looted, woman dead in France after Algeria football win

South African court acquits Zuma’s son over car crash

163 Nigerians return from Libya —NEMA

Six children, four adults die in car accident

Muslim group, MURIC, asks Buhari to stop 2019 Big Brother Naija show 

Engineers develop ‘artificial muscles’ 40 times stronger than human muscles

Engineers develop artificial muscles 40 times stronger than human’s

Koscielny rebellion adds to Arsenal gloom

Gunmen invade UI female hostel, injure two students

TSA: FG collects N10tn from 1,674 MDAs

South Africans hail Chukwueze, Ndidi

Investors lose N265bn as stock market falls further

Police arraign 38 Shi’ites for criminal conspiracy, rioting

Akpabio faults ICPC over constituency project equipment recovery

Okorocha’s govt shunned TSA, operated 250 accounts – Ihedioha

Obaseki cautions ‘Abuja politicians’ fuelling Edo crisis

Buhari asks Senate to confirm Muhammad as CJN, 15 aides

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Adeleke family alleges betrayal, rejects 2022 PDP gov ticket

My friends are not permitted to call my husband — Funke Akindele

Man arraigned for parading himself as Osun monarch

Of British MPs, Alaafin of Oyo, and indigenous Fulani

Rohr predicts tough AFCON semis

Kaduna Assembly rejects commissioner-nominee for criticising El-Rufai

Ex-gov stopped from stealing N11.5bn hours to handover –EFCC

Oyakhilome’s anti-feminism comments draw mixed reactions

Poor Nigerians rose from 86 to 98 million in 10 years –UNDP

Nigerian lawmakers, police, judges most corrupt, says TI, National Assembly kicks

Ogun villagers protest against FG’s rail project contractor

Generator fumes kill couple, five children in Rivers

Two firemen, 58 others died in Benue tanker explosion – FRSC

49-year-old man remanded for allegedly raping teenage daughter

Police denying us access to inspector’s corpse – Family

EX-NIHSA DG jailed for using state fund for sallah

Oyo recovers 13 vandalised vehicles from Ajimobi’s aides

Only NSPMC must print e-passport – FG

I’m under pressure to release ministerial list, says Buhari

Northern youth coalition to meet govs over Ruga ultimatum

UNIZIK scandal: ICPC begins probe of ex-VC, suspended lecturer

Ministerial list: I’m under tremendous pressure -Buhari

It’s difficult recovering stolen funds in safe havens –Magu

FG tackling insecurity, Presidency replies London bishop

WAEC tenders Kwara gov’s result at election tribunal

PDP grills Elumelu over House minority leadership crisis

Dangote, Otedola promise Eagles $75,000 per goal

AFCON: Algeria beat I’Coast, to play Nigeria in s’finals

Cabinet: Game-changer or business as usual?

HIV positive man molested 14-year-old Katsina girl for five months

Police arrest 90 suspected criminals in Nasarawa

Disengaged workers threaten to shut down Ecobank in FCT

Over 500 thugs surrender arms in Bauchi

Kidnappers demand N25m ransom for Adamawa perm sec

AFCON: S’Africa-based Nigerians panic after Eagles win

Anambra court frees siblings accused of killing cousin

Wimbledon: Serena sets up Halep final clash

Griezmann close to Barca move – Reports

Twitter restored after brief outage

AFCON leading scorers, semi-finals line-up

BREAKING: Tunisia beat Madagascar, to face Senegal in AFCON semi-finals

Gunmen kill seven civilians in Mali attacks

Judge approves fresh changes to Weinstein defence team, trial due in September

Twitter acknowledges outages affecting some users

Buhari receives UN General Assembly President-elect, says he mustn’t fail Nigerians

[BREAKING] AFCON 2019: Algeria beat Ivory Coast 4-3, reach semi-final

I didn’t operate 250 bank accounts, Okorocha replies Ihedioha

AFCTA: Senate asks FG to develop national industrial policy, infrastructure masterplan

World Population Day: Nigeria still battles high maternal mortality rate —NPC

Buhari’s qualification for presidency: Appeal court to deliver verdict on Friday

Document shows INEC directed RECs to upload voter data to server

Okorocha’s govt shunned TSA, operated 250 bank accounts —Ihedioha

When N10 million is stolen, people are denied 20 boreholes —ICPC Chairman

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Golden Eaglets to face Hungary, Ecuador, Australia

Presidency commends UK’s new focus on herder-farmer clashes

Oyo allegedly recovers 14 vehicles from Ajimobi’s ex-aides

FACT CHECK: Oyakhilome’s viral video about women first aired in 2016

APC took advantage of bombings in Borno on presidential election day to rig  —PDP agent

FIFA reveals punishment for racist behaviour

South Africa grants Ghana visa-free entry, excludes Nigeria

Kaduna Assembly rejects commissioner nominee for criticising gov on social media

Corruption is Nigeria’s greatest problem – Magu

Only Mint can print e-passport henceforth —Presidency

Tennis: Serena to face Halep in Wimbledon final

Flood sweeps away pregnant woman, kills two others

Everybody in Ebonyi wants to be SA, SSA —Gov Umahi

Barcelona beat PSG to sign 16-year-old striker Barry

CAS overturns Olympic ban on Russian deputy PM, Mutko

Expelling pregnant schoolgirls, leaving boys that impregnate them, discriminatory —Fayemi

Boko Haram: We’re investigating soldiers for rights violations, says NHRC

INEC begins plans for 2023 general elections

Three dead, four missing in China tourist bus accident

Kogi poll: 37 APC aspirants support indirect primary

Federer vs Nadal at Wimbledon — The three finals

Disregard rumour of impending hike in petrol price —NNPC

Police seize drug in thermos flask

Your MoU is fraudulent, Bayelsa oil communities tell oil companies

Tennis: Halep becomes first Romanian woman to reach Wimbledon final

Protesters storm Eagle Square

‘Bode Thomas’ trends on Twitter after Super Eagles beat Bafana Bafana

BREAKING: UNESCO inaugurates Global Media Defense Fund for journalists’ safety

Two teenagers in court for allegedly attempting to stab friend

Gbajabiamila appoints aides

Devote funds, human resources to anti-corruption, Osinbajo tells African leaders

Wimbledon men’s semi-finals — head-to-head

11 dead as boat capsizes in Niger

Kano engineers encourage girls to study engineering

INEC cancelled presidential election results in PDP’s strongholds in Kaduna – Atiku’s agent

Reps minority leadership: Iyorchia Ayu committee grills Elumelu, others

Tennis: Federer, Nadal braced for Wimbledon epic

Senate threatens to blacklist erring GSM operators

Train collision kills 11, injures 78

Virtually all result sheets were mutilated in Borno – Atiku’s collation agent

EFCC secures 55 convictions, recovers N90m in Gombe in six months

Police arraign three for alleged breach of peace in Ogun

Storm in Greece kills at least six, injures 60

Scientists reveal how some fish species change their sex in adulthood

BREAKING: Shi’ites clash with Police again, five arrested

I signed doctored result sheet merely as a witness, not to authenticate it – Atiku’s LG agent

New job vacancies

Kenya orders telecoms firm to shut down betting payments

Arsenal captain Koscielny refuses to travel on pre-season tour

ISIS threatens Turkish leader Erdogan

AFCON: Super Eagles’ unpredictable approach makes them difficult to play, says Elegbeleye

Presidential election results were doctored in my presence in Kaduna —PDP agent

Chinese customs intercepts 1,550 human placental extract injections

Spain goalkeeper Lopez leaves Betis for Roma

Nigeria vs South Africa: Okowa hails Super Eagles AFCON semi-final qualification

JUST IN: Buhari asks Senate to confirm Muhammad as CJN, seeks approval for 15 special advisers

Roach eager for Pacquiao, Mayweather rematch

VAR delay unsettled Super Eagles —Rohr

Man arrested after scaling Buckingham Palace gates

Insecurity: Leave Adeboye alone, take your protest to govt, CAN tells protesters

My goal against South Africa was a dream moment – Troost-Ekong

I think with time Chukwueze is going to be one of our best players  – Ahmed Musa

Girl goes missing during RCCG thanksgiving service

Abiodun, Akinlade’s loyalists clash at Ogun gov tribunal

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Accuser of the brethren (2)

Power supply worsens despite N5tn investments – Report

Senate fumes as number of Nigerians murdered in South Africa rises to 127

Varsity degree should be qualification for president – Adegboruwa

Bank wants businessman declared bankrupt over alleged N90.6m debt

Assets: Lawyer seeks NAICOM boss prosecution at CCT

NGF laments continuous payment of subsidy by NNPC

Reps probe job racketeering by MDAs

Adamawa records 244 cholera cases

Stop abusing your race, Ohanaeze warns Igbo politicians

Suicide: NAFDAC bans sale of Sniper, others in the open market

Gov laments Ijegun pipeline explosion, visits survivors

Traffic: Sanwo-Olu opens Lekki toll-gate to motorists

Reps recommend new ports, refineries to tackle Apapa gridlock

APC under pressure to reverse indirect primary in Kogi

Buhari’s borrowing turning Nigeria into a beggar nation –Atiku

NAFDAC shuts three ponmo factories in Lagos

Success’ viral video: Delta demolishes school, begins construction works

Man killed over disagreement on faulty phone

Gunmen abduct Adamawa Permanent Secretary

ICPC recovers constituency project equipment from A’Ibom home

Fighting breaks out between Benue, C’River communities

Wimbledon: Nadal, Federer clash in semis

Protest: Shi’ites becoming insurgents like B’Haram, say Reps, Senate seeks more security

El-Rufai’s ‘two-country’ lie

Power crisis’ll limit AfCFTA benefits to Nigeria — Gencos

We’ll increase remittances to FAAC, NNPC tells govs

FG yet to fund capital projects 43 days after budget assent

Bauchi sets up panel to probe Yuguda, Abubakar

Fatoyinbo: Aisha Buhari kicks, as Abiara calls for caution

Ekiti : land-grabbers face four years in prison

Customs to pay N5.5bn for illegally seized rice

Ekiti pays 45 pensioners N100m

Chelsea held by Bohemians in Lampard’s first match in charge

Nigeria vs South Africa: Buhari hails victorious Super Eagles

Jay-Z joins cannabis business

AFCON semi-finals line-up, leading scorers

Nigeria vs South Africa: How Super Eagles qualified for semi-finals in pictures

[BREAKING] Nigeria vs South Africa: Super Eagles qualify for semi-finals

eSwatini bans ‘witchcraft and magic’ competition

Origi commits long-term future to Liverpool

Why I did not visit Ijegun pipeline explosion scene – Sanwo-Olu

Sanwo-Olu visits Ijegun pipeline explosion victims in hospital, warns vandals

Nigeria vs South Africa: Chukwueze, Collins make starting line-up

BREAKING: Rafael Nadal to face Roger Federer in Wimbledon semi-finals

Super Eagles vs Bafana Bafana: South Africans make promises if they beat Nigeria

2023: Tinubu disowns group, fails to address rumour of presidential ambition

BREAKING: Senegal beat Benin 1-0 in AFCON 2019

Teenager allegedly hacks into bank account, steals N4m

Former South Africa World Cup winner Small dies aged 50

Federer wins 100th Wimbledon match to reach 13th semi-final

NJC recommends Tanko Muhammad for appointment as substantive CJN

Sanwo-Olu opens Lekki toll gates to motorists

Don’t aid kidnappers, ritualists, Oyetola urges Osun bike operators

NSCDC dismisses officer who allegedly killed colleague, Korean national

Senate condemns Shiites’ attack, asks police to secure federal parliament

Ihedioha signs Executive Order on TSA implementation

Success’ Viral Video: Delta demolishes school, begins reconstruction of classrooms

Yahaya Bello spends three-year salary on purchase of APC gov form

Tennis: Bautista Agut to play Djokovic in Wimbledon semi-final

Family angry as hospital vows not to revive gravely ill patient

AC Milan, Inter Milan launch bid to build new stadium

DPR seals three filling stations in Makurdi

Gov Ihedioha proposes supplementary budget

Serena, Murray’s mixed doubles Wimbledon dream over

Referee hits back at Messi, Argentina accusations

Two dead as Benue, Cross River communities clash

Court orders IGP, Kyari to appear on September 25

Disqualify counsel to man allegedly caught with fake PVCs, INEC urges court

Nigeria’s total debt stock rise to N24.9tn in Q1, 2019 —DMO

Twitter moves to curb hate speech based on religion

Instagram introduces new feature to curb cyber-bullying

Senate moves to save local airlines

Unemployment: Consider technical education, Mrs Fayemi advises Ekiti youths

Say no to rape, Aisha Buhari preaches

Tennis: Djokovic into ninth Wimbledon semi-final

Senate begins probe of Ijegun pipelines explosion

Our petition against Buhari won’t succeed, allow us to withdraw, PDM Chairman‎ tells tribunal

Elisha Abbo-Remi Tinubu altercation at Senate panel divides Twitter

Beyonce, Ejiofor, others stun at ‘The Lion King’ premiere

Senegal vs Benin: ‘Maybe this year will be the one’, says coach Cisse

Court confirms man’s paternity after dad’s 43-year denial

Police smash sex crime gang, arrest six

Taraba tribunal dismisses APC petition challenging Gov Ishaku’s election

Singer, Taylor Swift overtakes Kardashian clan as highest paid celebrity

Tennis: Serena in good place at Wimbledon, says coach

FIFA launches global child safeguarding network

Have more children to boost economy, Tanzanian president urges women

PDP inaugurates committee to probe PDP NASS members over leadership election

Never use saliva as lubricant during lovemaking —Doctor

AFCON 2019: Amuneke confirms contract termination, says it’s great experience

Bandits willingly released kidnap victims in Zamfara, says Gov Matawalle

Senate summons Nigerian envoy in South Africa over murder of CIIN boss

76,299 licences yet to be collected in Lagos —FRSC

Gerard Pique handed €2.1 million tax bill

Kogi gov poll: Bello picks nomination forms

We support you on Ruga, traditional council tells Gombe Gov

Court sentences barber to 15 months in prison for stealing prepaid metres

BREAKING: Britain’s US ambassador resigns

Nigeria vs South Africa: Don’t be distracted by VAR, fans advise Super Eagles

Media have an ‘agenda’ against Pogba, Solskjaer claims

Tennis: Federer wary of fresher, stronger Nishikori

Man gets life jail for rape, murder of 14-year-old girl

Two bike riders in ghastly accident on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Netherlands to partner with Nigeria on oil palm development in three states

BREAKING: Buhari will submit ministerial list this week,  says Lawan 

Cancellation of Nicki Minaj’s Saudi concert stirs online anger

Soldier sentenced to jail for stealing N93,000

Kwara gov approves N350m for completion of new secretariat complex

Why I can’t comment on FG’s decision to drop Goje’s case —Sagay

Senate wants FG to ban production, importation, circulation of sniper

Why Remi Tinubu, other senators have no right to question Abbo over adult toy shop assault —Falana

Solskjaer dismisses Pogba transfer speculations

Goje’s probe, prosecution, cost taxpayers over N150m —Investigation

AFCON: Bafana favourites for trophy – Rohr

Nigeria’s democracy embarrassing, insulting, says Taraba gov

Heart attack scare! I now take more fluids – Kalu

Benin turn to voodoo for success

We’ll deny Ighalo supply – Baxter

APC fixes N22.5m for Bayelsa, Kogi gov nomination forms

Tribunal suspends doctor for six months over negligence

Angel Messi! Argentine star’s restaurant gives free meals to the poor

Don’t bring cows to South-East on foot again, governors tell herders

Power distributors owe service providers N263bn

Lions stronger than Bafana – Ighalo

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Odinkalu slams NHRC for asking workers to take oath of secrecy

Court orders FG to take over Diezani’s Port Harcourt land

NAPTIP investigates 1,863 women stranded in Russia

Airtel lists 3.7 billion shares on NSE

Scientists link weight gain to sleeping with lights on

Suspected cultists remanded for fighting in Omisore’s house

Buhari promotes former North-East commander to Buratai’s rank

Quadre: The 16-year-old champion inspired by Serena

Alleged killer accuses woman of murdering her, husband, mistress

Police arrest suspected abductor of OAU lecturer

Ondo fire: Monarch begs Akeredolu for infrastructure in community

EFCC nabs native doctor for fraud in Ibadan

Ekiti court remands father for allegedly raping 17-year-old daughter

Unlawful detention: Sacked driver laments police refusal to pay N50m damages

Shi’ites attack N’Assembly, shoot policemen, force Reps to adjourn

LASG pledges commitment to maternal, child health

CDHR urges Sanwo-Olu to address indiscriminate sealing of shops

Youths eager to contribute to SDGs, says group

PDP chair claims Atiku defeated Buhari in Katsina, presents contradictory results

Makinde names Vanguard Editor, Ajani, media adviser

Reps fault Wike for calling lawmakers ‘traders and merchants’

Education mustn’t be for the rich alone, says Buhari

64,000 Nigerians murdered yearly, says UN report

Disregard northern group’s threat on Ruga, Presidency tells Nigerians

Ailing single mother needs 12m for kidney transplant

Excitement as BBN goes full throttle

Ajeluorou to unveil children’s book during Soyinka’s 85th birthday

APC, PDP clash over Sanwo-Olu’s N41.4m Eagles donation

Football trafficking: NAPTIP investigates 1,863 women stranded in Russia

Eagles target AFCON dominance over Bafana

Keep supporting us, Iwobi urges fans

Why we delayed VAR – CAF

Why the not-so-bright run Nigeria

NYSC searches for missing corps member in Jigawa

Police arrest four Katsina vigilantes for allegedly killing 17 persons

Eagles can win AFCON — Babangida

Brugge land €8m Okereke

NSCDC nabs 12 robbery, kidnap suspects in Nasarawa

B’Haram: Fintiri offers lifeline to 4,000 Nigerian refugees in Cameroon

INEC meets VCs, says partnership with varsities must be sustained

Warders, prison inmates clean Gombe community road

Teslim-Balogun backs Lagos governor

Corruption pushing Nigeria towards destruction – Falola

Tension in Anambra community over alleged discovery of stockpiled guns

Nigeria attracted $7bn deals from African Investment Forum — AfDB

Shut borders to check palm oil smuggling, group tells FG

Police arrest suspected human trafficker in Imo

Accuser of the brethren (1)

Oyetola seeks monarchs’ support to tackle insecurity

Steering Nigerian banks to strength, renewal

Build indigenous capacity in mining, expert urges FG

Total distributes improved cassava stems to 400 Rivers farmers

Helping Nigerian teenage girls reframe anxiety

Tax Tribunal resolves 42 cases worth N288bn

Insecurity: A’Ibom varsity donates two surveillance vehicles to police

Almajiri and Nigeria’s learning crisis: Beyond the Katsina Edict (3)

Safety tips to observe when flying drones

We need more public toilets

Ogun election tribunal adjourns as INEC fails to call witness

Rep laments low women representation in National Assembly

Emuwa, Alakija, Awosika, Newman, others bag GPTW awards

Pirates kill one, injure two in Rivers

Serena drains Riske, cruises into semis

Coscharis to reintroduce Renault into Nigerian market

FG pledges support for Nigerian airlines

Junior D’Tigers explore Cape Verde

Oyo bans illegal fees in public schools

Veritasi founder makes Forbes Under-30 list

The lessons from being broke

TEF,UNDP to empower additional 100,000 entrepreneurs

How to create a seven-figure marketing business

NBCC gets new president

Total Nigeria shareholders get N4.75bn as dividend

Foundation empowers 200 widows

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