The Punch News Archive for July 2019

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Govt ban: Shi’ites blame Saudi Arabia, IG orders clampdown

Govt ban: Shi’ites blame S’Arabia, IG orders clampdown

Fire service seeks N9.2bn for 32 fire equipment

Bayelsa/Kogi polls: INEC blacklists ‘failed’ corpers, lecturers

Leaders must support South-West govs on Ruga – Akintoye

Leaders must support S’West govs on Ruga – Akintoye

FG gazettes court order proscribing Shi’ites movement

Don’t set Edo ablaze, Obaseki tells Senate

FG insists worship centres must get wedding licence, CAN fumes

Need for council of economic advisers

Averting war in the Persian Gulf

Abiola would’ve doused religious, tribal tensions –Buhari

Proscription of Shi’ites by FG, a grave error-Onaiyekan 

APC warns Atiku against felony

LASU begins online screening August 1

NAFDAC condemns eating of dead whale

FG inaugurates task force to recover N5tr AMCON debt

Suspected fraudster prevented from flushing phone down toilet

Hajj: Five Nigerian pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia

Your road repair shoddy, Lagos Assembly tells public works

2019 polls wasn’t credible —Situation Room

BREAKING: FG gazettes court order proscribing Shiites movement

Real Madrid’s pre-season struggles continue with loss to Tottenham

Two new housemates, Venita and Elozonam, join BBNaija show

7 ways human traffickers recruit victims through Internet

Rooney says his future is in MLS ahead of All-Star clash

AFCON 2019: Otedola fulfils $25,000 pledge to Super Eagles

I might be a mother someday —Naomi Campbell, 49

Wolves sign AC Milan striker Cutrone

Athletics: Semenya to miss defending title in Doha

MKO Abiola presidency would’ve prevented religious problems —Buhari

Police rescue migrant family kidnapped on way to US

Police recruitment: 80,724 shortlisted for Aug 3 aptitude test

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts Ogun leaders in Aso Villa

Probe Remi Tinubu for demanding jobs from Fashola —CACOL

Reprisal killing: Taraba Police, Tiv, Junkun differ on casualties

FG banned our group to eliminate El-Zakzaky – Shi’ittes

Kenyan police kill two for allegedly robbing Nigerian

Tuchel tells PSG to ‘make sacrifices’ after Mbappe shines

No snake dropped on me during plenary –Ondo Speaker

Star Trek actor, Chris Obi, denies sexual assault allegations

No certificate listed on Buhari’s CV —Abba Kyari

59, 306 candidates sit for Unilorin post UTME test

Fans threaten lawsuit as Ronaldo sits out friendly

Rape allegations: May God restore you, CAN chairman tells Fatoyinbo

Flood renders many homeless in llorin

Don’t set Edo ablaze, Obaseki warns Senate

Police to begin recruitment of 40,000 CPOs —IG

BREAKING: Senate names 69 committees’ chairmen

Mbappe steals the show as PSG ease to 3-0 win over Sydney

BREAKING: Buhari’s COS Abba Kyari testifies election tribunal:

We didn’t submit our certificates to Army —Buhari’s mate

Ihedioha sets up committee to address Imo varsity flooding

Shi’ites-Police clash: Injured corps member discharged from hospital

[BREAKING] Atiku’s petition: Buhari opens defence with Cambridge certificates, other documents

11 dead, 6,000 hospitalised as heatwave continues to scorch Japan

7 reasons why eating whale meat may constitute health hazards

Senate to visit Borno over Nganzai attack

Insecurity: Southwest states to begin joint security patrol, says Fayemi

Senate sets new record, approves 23 ministerial nominees without questioning

World’s largest atmospheric tower built for Dangote Refinery leaves China for Nigeria

2023: Grooming a successor ‘ll create problems – Buhari

Don’t believe what they call me on social media, Lai Mohammed begs senators

Chelsea ban fan over use of racist language

BREAKING: Shi’ites will be treated like terrorists, says IG, announces ban

Lai Mohammed ousted the dynasty in Kwara —Oloriegbe

Kidnapping: Doctors suspend strike in Cross River

BREAKING: Senate confirms all 43 ministerial nominees

Nigeria needs law that’ll compel govt to attach portfolios to ministerial nominees —Ogunlewe

Book on colonisation wins Australian literary prize

We want justice, says Nigerian couple who lost three sons to London violence

Nigerian man arrested for allegedly running drug racket in India

6 things to know about Nigerian appointed UK minister for Children and Families

BREAKING: Issue fresh proclamation or risk a takeover of Edo Assembly, Senate warns Obaseki

Bale left out of Real Madrid squad for Munich friendlies

Female Nigerian pilgrim dies in Saudi Arabia —NAHCON official

Three arrested over $30m gold theft at Brazil airport

INEC Server: Supreme Court fixes August 20 for PDP, Abubakar’s application

Idrissa Gueye leaves Everton for PSG

UPDATED: Osoba demands N3bn, public apology from Okurounmu for defamation

BREAKING: Osoba drags Okurounmu to court for libel demands N3bn,demands apology 

Supreme Court dismisses suit against Gov. Ihedioha

Police end Neymar rape probe over lack of evidence

Andy Murray ‘quite close’ to singles return, maybe Cincy

18 killed as army plane crashes into residential area

US rapper A$AP Rocky pleads self-defence at assault trial

NANS urges Buhari to promote job creation

FG promises to address AfCFTA challenges

Review education to meet people’s needs —Oyedepo

Refineries post losses in 13 months

Still on CBN’s five-year plan

Security crisis worries Abdulsalami, Gambari warns against disintegration

Monday, July 29, 2019

Real Madrid wants Pogba or Real Madrid want Pogba?

Why a subservient Senate is a national risk

MTN earns N469bn from airtime, data, SMS in H1

Jonathan’s failure on restructuring

Police warn secessionists against Biafran declaration

Security guard arraigned for stealing N2,385 church offering

Hajj commission offers UTME top scorers free pilgrimage

Onyekuru denied work permit

Siasia mother’s kidnappers demand N50m

NO RONALDO SHOW! Juve face legal action

Dele-Bashiru ready to fight for Watford’s first XI

I can be Eagles next No.9 –Onuachu

Djion set to hand Enyeama short term deal

Kidnapped Lafia Hospital workers, others rescued, 41 suspects nabbed

Soldiers brutalise men wearing dreadlocks in Abia

Oro adherents invade mosque, pelt Imam, congregation with stones

Three siblings, landlord, others escape death in Lagos collapsed building

Senate okays nominees today, PDP demands EFCC probe

30 Nigerians apply for N180m US investment visa

Zamfara to employ ex-bandits to combat killings, kidnapping

Olubadan, estranged chiefs reconcile, hold council meeting

Ondo Assembly vows to reject Akeredolu loan request

Delay: Ekiti, Ondo, other pilgrims shut Ilorin airport

China’s Hong Kong ominous conundrum

Doctors extend strike notice as Gbajabiamila intervenes

Oshiomhole, Obaseki’s reconciliation ongoing –APC chair, ex-AGF

INEC fails to call witnesses, Buhari opens defence

Babcock VC cautions youths against thuggery

Makinde raises panel to probe Ajimobi’s projects

No herdsman got land in Tede, says monarch

Implement Uwais committee’s recommendations, Atiku tells FG

Abiodun raises panel to review Amosun’s projects

Lagos-Ibadan road: Berger to relax blockade for Sallah, RCCG convention

Google builds gesture controls into new Pixel phone

Despite low votes, Buhari gave two ministerial slots to Anambra —Oshiomhole

UNICEF, EU upgrade seven health facilities in Adamawa

Russia declares state of emergency in four regions over wildfires

Send list of ministerial nominees to EFCC, PDP tells Senate

How Gowon, others saved Obasanjo from impeachment – Anyim

Tennis: Sharapova, Venus get wildcards for WTA Cincinnati event

Police kill four suspected kidnappers in Taraba

How we rescued seven kidnapped victims on Lagos-Ibadan Road – Police

11 safety tips to adopt against kidnapping on south-west roads

AFCON: Algeria to begin title defence against Zambia

At least 19 dead, eight injured in Peru mountain road accident

YABATECH: Lecturers withdraw from part-time programmes

YABATECH: ASUP withdraws service from part-time programmes

EFCC arrests Kwara director, 11 mfb chiefs over N2bn SME fraud

Journalist  escapes death as bandits attack vehicle, kill three in Benue

‘Never heard him say he wanted PSG exit’ —Verratti on Neymar

Three kidnapped victims regain freedom in Sokoto

We have to prepare for life without Messi —Barca president

Lagos Assembly constitutes 16-man ad hoc Committee for screening

BREAKING: At least 52 dead in Brazil prison clash

5 ways to stop dipping into your savings

Landlord, four children injured in Lagos building collapse

Alleged stolen govt property: Okorocha should apologise to Imo people, says committee

Owerri residents count loss, appeal for Ihedioha’s intervention as flood wreaks havoc

Police kill four suspected kidnappers in gun battle

20 masquerades allegedly attack Police station, injure three policemen in Benue

Ethiopians break world record for trees planted in one day

12 safety rules to observe if you’re spending summer in a country hit by heatwaves

Appoint non-northerner as FCT minister, CSOs urge Buhari

Ministerial screening: Why road projects drag, Fashola reveals

El-Zakzaky absent, as court fixes Aug 5 for ruling on bail application

Ex-Man United player Patrice Evra announces retirement

Eight-year-old boy dies after being pushed in front of train

Man City showdown won’t influence Liverpool’s title bid, says Klopp

African qualifying draw for 2022 World Cup

Abiodun, Ogun Imams mourn as ex-Ogun deputy governor dies at 79

6 things to do when in traffic

Five Sudanese protesters shot dead ahead of talks

Russian opposition leader Navalny ‘poisoned’ – Doctor

Nganzai attack: Buhari orders action against attackers, vows to end terrorism

Senate takes a break after screening Fashola, Mahmoud, Saraki

Show me the money: South Korean soccer fans to sue over Ronaldo benching

Five protesters shot dead in Sudan town

Injured Lacazette hopes to make Arsenal’s Premier League opener

Box office: ‘Lion King’ reigns overseas with $142m, near $1bn globally

Ekiti, Ondo, Kwara pilgrims protest at Ilorin Airport over delayed flight to Saudi Arabia

Biden to face clash over race in upcoming Democrat debate

2019 BBNaija: Nelson, Thelma evicted from house

Chimamanda Adichie makes Meghan Markle’s ‘Forces For Change’ Vogue list

Senate resumes ministerial screening with Fashola

Seven die, 11 injured in Jigawa auto crash

BREAKING: We won’t call witnesses because Atiku’s witnesses supported our case, INEC’s lawyer tells tribunal

Police, army now have right to take whatever action against Shi’ites like IPOB —Presidency

Live updates: Senate resumes ministerial screening

Three killed in US festival shooting, suspected gunman dead

SERAP asks govs to declare assets publicly

Gana knocks FG for abandoning Almajiri schools

Buhari handling insecurity with levity –YYF

Third party behind Obaseki, Oshiomhole rift –APC

Buhari can save the civil service

Three-storey building collapses in Lagos

Warn Nigerians against visiting South Africa, IYC tells FG

Emolument withdrawal: Pensioners give FAAN 14-day ultimatum

Foreign portfolio investors withdraw N1.87tn under Buhari

NNPC to demolish illegal structures along pipeline corridor

Lateef Jakande and the Lathieves

INEC opens defence on Atiku’s petition today

Take complaints to National Assembly, Presidency tells ministerial list’s critics

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Violence mars Aiteo Cup finals in Kaduna

Police arrest soldier who stabbed driver to death

‘Why 17 ministerial-nominees were asked to take a bow’

Gunmen kill 60 mourners at Borno gravesite

Southern leaders shun Abdulsalami’s summit for inviting Miyetti Allah

Agent lures maid to steal employer’s jewellery in Lagos

Don’t reappoint Ngige as labour minister, NLC warns Buhari

Invite President over $1bn ECA fund, PDP urges NASS

Tenant kills Lagos landlord, dumps corpse in septic tank

Overcrowding, poor facilities worsen students’ woes in FG varsities’ hostels

Police tighten security, court decides El-Zakzaky’s bail today

D’Tigers were not stranded in Niger – NBBF

Iheanacho: My target’s to score more goals in EPL

Okagbare queries AFN over Africa games list

I know why Pinnick snubbed me – Rohr

Everton reject Zaha bid

Khedira spotted at Emirates stadium

‘Fury’s family don’t want Wilder re-match’

Madrid call off Bale’s China move

Eagles Euro Round Up: Okonkwo, Kalu, Okereke, Michael on target

Osimhen to undergo Lille medical on Wednesday

Pogba will strengthen Madrid – Brother

Pre-season: Mount seals Chelsea win

Hazard close to Messi’s level – Eto’o

Lacazette injured as Arsenal suffer Emirates Cup loss

Liverpool suffer third pre-season defeat

Mane visits school he is building in Senegal

Two pythons crash through ceiling while mating

Ganduje, deputy govs take cover, as Police teargas unruly fans at 2019 Aiteo Cup finals

Bombardment in northwest Syria kills 11 civilians

5 factors behind five-star Tour de France

Insigne stars as Napoli thump Liverpool 3-0

Aiteo Cup 2019: Nasarawa Amazons defeat Rivers Angels to win title

PHOTOS: Osinbajo, El-Rufai visit slain corper Precious Owolabi’s family

Libya buries bodies of 46 migrants after deadly shipwreck

Why we proscribed IMN —Presidency

Boko Haram kills 65 at funeral ceremony in Maiduguri

I murdered two teenage girls, 65-year-old suspect confesses

Gunmen kill 65-year-old businessman, abduct daughter in-law in Kebbi

Accept God’s will, Buhari tells parents of slain corper Precious Owolabi

Evening Roundup: Order your appointee to apologise for slapping my daughter, Okorocha tells Ihedioha, Dembele double fires Lyon to victory against Arsenal…

VIDEO: Osinbajo visits parents of slain Channels TV corper Precious Owolabi

Hepatitis kills 200,000 in Africa yearly —WHO

Dembele double fires Lyon to victory against Arsenal

Our protests would not stop until El-Zakzaky is freed – Shiites

Troops kill five bandits, rescue two kidnap victims in Kaduna

Trump rejects charges of racism after accusations of ‘hate agenda’

Storms, flash flooding claim three lives in Italy

Southwest govs to launch new security architecture —Makinde

Napoli could hijack Arsenal’s Pepe deal

Group treats 30 Taraba residents living with hepatitis C

Group berates judge for granting order proscribing Shi’ite

Police raid gambling spot, arrest 380 foreigners in $400m illegal betting

Neymar to miss PSG’s final Asian matches

We’re still investigating the kidnap of Siasia’s mother —Police

Real Madrid block Bale China move

How to apply for Dubai visa without going through any agency

Order your appointee to apologise for slapping my daughter, Okorocha tells Ihedioha

Pilgrims pray for Nigeria at the Prophet’s graveside in Medinah

Four Turkish nationals kidnapped in Kwara freed

INEC closes defense on Akpabio vs Ekpeyong

Explosion rocks Kabul, at least six wounded

300 kidnapped victims regain freedom, says Zamfara gov

South-West traditional rulers accused of selling land to foreign herdsmen

Trump defends attack on US lawmaker

Five doctors killed in Libya air raid

Runway incident: NCAA audits Air Peace

WHO hails new DRC aid in fight against Ebola

China landslide death toll rises to 36, 15 still missing

Liverpool sign teen record-breaker Harvey Elliott

2019 BBNaija: Mercy smashes ‘Biggie’s phone, Nigerians react

13 categories of persons who should take hepatitis B vaccine

Top Nigerian entertainers in diaspora

Eagles will dominate future AFCON tourneys –Osimhen

5 ways to reduce your risk of HBV

9 common ways people spread hepatitis B virus

Caution leaders making inciting statements, Oluwo tells Buhari

8 symptoms of hepatitis B you mustn’t ignore

Kidnapped CMD’s son, two health officials regain freedom

4 major complications of hepatitis B virus infection

12 reasons why hepatitis must be eliminated

Vehicles submerged, traders flee as downpour hits Owerri

Saturday, July 27, 2019

China exports petrol to Nigeria as output surges

Leaving BBNaija after one week is like a stigma – Saidat ‘Avala’ Balogun

Ruga shouldn’t operate in non-Fulani states – Ganduje

Shiites: FG to gazette proscription order Monday

Minimum wage: Labour, FG resume negotiation, TUC rejects lowered demands

Jonathan should have implemented executive orders in 2014 confab –Osoba

Oni’s suspension ploy to stop his ministerial appointment – DG

Iheanacho on target again

Local coaches need self-training –Eguavoen

Siovas wants Omeruo to seal permanent Leganes deal

Bilic praises “excellent” Ajayi after Bournemouth draw

Joshua will lose rematch to Ruiz – Wilder

Best companion safe after all

Public service and implementation of ‘Next Level’ agenda

Insecurity: Youths protest in Ibadan, warn Buhari of interethnic conflict

Ministerial nominees: Experts disagree on screening without portfolios

Katsina police arrest man over stolen vehicle

APC tasks North-Central states on regional integration

NYSC extends service of three corps members in Katsina

Army arrests 10 bandits, recovers firearms in Benue, Nasarawa

Pilot explains Lagos airport hard landing

Lawan may announce Senate committees this week

Ministerial screening: Presidency backs Senate for sparing some nominees

Alleged $1.8bn underpayment: DPR disowns Mobil’s deal with FG over three oil blocs’ renewal

Pray for Nigeria’s unity, Abdulsalami urges Nigerians

Kidnapping crisis: FG frustrates states’ plans to deploy drones

Death aborted Owolabi’s filmmaking dream –Brother of slain Channels TV reporter

I played with dolphins in Mauritius ––Akah Nnani

Beans and plantain reminds me of childhood – Uche Elendu

NUTRITION: Raising healthy children

Gbagba ofofo with catfish and jumbo prawns

If you can survive Nigeria’s business environment, you can succeed anywhere — Tolulope Oginni

There’ll always be roles for veteran actors — Tunji Bamishigbin

Contentment is the secret of my long life –Ovueni, Retired poly instructor, 81

Buhari’s ministers: Return of yesterday’s men for today’s job

Buhari taking Nigerians for granted on insecurity – Oyebode

Edo’ll have peace if cabal stops disturbing Obaseki –Ezomo of Benin

Obaseki can’t be Edo APC leader when we have Oshiomhole –Idahagbon, former state Attorney General

I was lucky to escape when eight boys died inside Enugu water tank –Carpenter

My greatest fear before marriage was losing my freedom –Igali

Edo politics: Obaseki, Oshiomhole in the eye of the storm

Road maintenance should be prioritised like security –FERMA boss

Rabies

Nigeria needs identity management to curb banditry, others — Raji, Odu’a Group GMD

Federal allocation accounts for 70% of states’ revenues

NLNG, LCCI seek innovations in electric power

Outrage as Trump brands mostly-black Baltimore ‘infested mess’

No comment yet on proscription of Shi’ites —MURIC

Buhari mourns veteran Journalist, Akinloye Oyebanji

Two US teenagers arrested over killing of Italian police officer

Moscow police arrest hundreds at banned rally for fair elections

Ruga should be by choice – Ganduje

NIPRD working on ways to mainstream herbal medicine —DG

PHOTOS: Bauchi gov marries new wife

Proscription of Shiites’ group unconstitutional, discriminatory  – Ozekhome

Two Dutch citizens sentenced to death in Morocco

Heatwave threatens to accelerate ice melt in Greenland

Evening Roundup: FG petitions South African authorities over attack on ex-BBA housemate, Five ways to handle demands from in-laws…

Poverty alleviation panacea to insecurity —Amaechi

Nine LGs can’t pay salaries without borrowing —Nasarawa Gov

Five tricks to reduce your cleaning time by half

US economic growth slows in Q2, 2018 falls below Trump target

Kingmakers reaffirm Ogunoye’s selection as Olowo-elect

Kaduna to integrate Almajiri schools into formal education —Commissioner

US drug busts in Pacific net cocaine worth $350 mn

Ayade seeks support for Cross River ministerial nominee

Troops parade eight kidnappers, bandits, recover arms in Benue

Poverty, unemployment causes of Boko Haram insurgency —Gov Zulum

Ministerial nomination: Akeredolu urges Senate to ignore call opposing Alasoadura

Inter edge Neymar-less PSG on penalties

De Bruyne, Sterling on target in Man City win

JSS 1: 300,000 pupils write entrance examination in Kaduna

14 killed in jihadist attack in Burkina Faso —Report

Over 160,000 pupils write placement test into JSS I in Lagos —SUBEB

Five ways to handle demands from in-laws

Perez double as Barcelona beat Iniesta’s Kobe

Osinbajo, AfDB President, others advocate special bank for entrepreneurs

Investigate Funke Olakunri ‘s death, youth coalition urges FG to

Non academic staff of Plateau varsity commence indefinite strike

Unilag to hold post UTME test August 26–30

Police arrest three suspected armed robbers in Niger

Five tips for choosing summer holiday destinations

FG petitions South African authorities over attack on ex-BBA housemate, Tayo Faniran

Protester scales embassy roof

Flood: Benin residents appeal for urgent govt attention

State funeral for Tunisia’s Essebsi as new polls loom

Downpour submerges vehicles, halts commercial activities in Owerri

Corruption will be tackled in the judiciary, says acting CJ Tsoho

5 signs you’re eating too much sugar

Grasshoppers invade Las Vegas Strip

Non-drinker, Trump says US wine looks better than French

Police kill suspected armed robber in Kano

We gave ultimatum to remind govt, nation that north isn’t weak to defend its rights –Suleiman, CNG spokesperson

Vultures served as replacement for chickens in hotels during Nigeria Civil War –Effiom, Biafra propaganda team member

Six ways to prevent your data from theft

Should a boss employ the opposite sex as PA?

Four feared killed as cultists turn Lagos communities to battlefields

Why it pays to freeze your eggs

Nothing justifies the killing of unarmed protesters –Musa, Shiites spokesman

Fraudster collects N167,000 from trader seeking business boom

Police arrest teacher for defiling pupil inside biology lab

Lagos ‘baby-dumping’ mum mentally-ill –Husband

Ondo monarch seeks life imprisonment for rapists

Police arrest five suspects over motorcyclist killed during festival

Ondo APC crisis lingers despite Tinubu’s peace-parley

Two undergraduates in police net for alleged robbery

Girls, ladies, give your lives to Christ and not your pastors!

Friday, July 26, 2019

Why we oppose Onyeama’s ministerial nomination – Enugu APC

Court declares Shiites’ movement terrorist group

Independence Day: Gunman caught during Buhari’s visit to Liberia

Visa restrictions may affect family members of culpable Nigerians – US

Juventus upset Korea fans with Ronaldo no-show

Barca slap €120m on Coutinho

Bayern withdraw from Dembele race

I want to buy Chelsea –Oluwo of Iwo

Davis: I’m The Best In The World

As queen, I can only marry a woman –Dunkwu, Omu of Anioma

51 years after giving land for Kainji hydropower, host communities wallow in darkness, poverty

Ex-Eagles differ on Ighalo’s retirement

Obey, Alibaba, Ozokwor task government on insecurity

Associating with Davido has improved my brand –Broda Shaggi

My sons and I relate more as colleagues –Adebayo Salami

Celebrities rally round Nigerian actor brutalised by police in S’Africa

Why I fear social media –Bimbo Akintola

Before Stardom With… Ruby Gyang

My marriage…Wedding night overhyped – Olabisi Ola-Soetan

I’ll revisit national carrier if reappointed –Sirika

Local production of milk’ll grow economy – CBN

Senate screens nominees without asset declaration certificates

Ministerial screening: Drama as Melaye tells Keyamo to recite national anthem

Tackle insecurity, corruption, unemployment, cleric tells Buhari

Treat rape cases seriously, govs’ wives tell police

Fashola, Mamora will be assets to Buhari- APC chieftain

StarTimes offers free kids channels

Ogun APC leader hails Buhari over Adegbite

Glo applauds Nigerian artistes

Police repel attacks by bandits on Katsina communities

Gombe moves to tackle power challenges

Lafia incubation centre to open

Insecurity: UK assures Nigeria of support

Dislodge killer herdsmen from S’West, YCE tells governors

My relationship with Bello not smooth – Kogi deputy governor

Reps admit ‘mistake’ in resolutions on Edo Assembly crisis

Imo task force storms Okorocha daughter’s warehouse, seizes items

Justice Tsoho sworn in as Acting Chief Judge of FHC after 24 hours vacuum

Academic Pressure sometimes made me cry in school –Ajia, Covenant University’s first graduate with 5.00 CGPA

Manufacturers against CBN policy to preserve importation corruption –Are

15 foods that can boost your sex life

Boris Johnson: Making history as Britain’s first unmarried PM to occupy Downing Street

British boxer Whyte ‘disappointed’ by comments after reported drugs positive

FIFA: Samoura joins campaign to expand women’s World Cup

Opening La Liga weekend in chaos as federation moves games

42 ministerial nominees may be disqualified if…- Senate

Zimbabwe’s tourism minister kept in jail for graft

UK-based Nigerian student drowns in Thames River

Ferdinand urges English Football League to change rule on stadium sales

Wimbledon teen star Coco returns in Washington qualifying

7 reasons to be careful of eating ponmo!

Police rescue four kidnapped Turkish expatriates in Kwara

Airline officials remove suspected terrorist from Middle East-bound plane

BREAKING: Kidnapped UCTH doctor regains freedom

5 tips to pass English, Mathematics examinations

Evening Roundup: We have power to sell Badeh’s property, EFCC insists; Panic as Okorocha’s workers, Imo govt officials clash…

12 things to know about WASSCE certificate

7 things to know about WASSCE certificate

Imo govt looting my wife’s property sealed by EFCC – Okorocha

Panic as Okorocha’s workers, Imo govt officials clash

Panic as Okorocha’s workers clash with Imo govt official

Rescue Taku, Leah Sharibu, others, before it’s too late, CAN asks FG

Juventus upset Korea fans with Ronaldo no-show

Six facts about 2019 May/June WAEC result

23-year-old-man drowns in Kano

Arsenal sign French defender Saliba from St Etienne

Report of missing GLIS N16bn is fake news, says Oyo-Ita

SERAP, others ask Buhari to sign federal audit bill into law 

Arsenal stars, Ozil, Kolasinac targeted by ‘knife-wielding car-jackers’

We have power to sell Badeh’s property, EFCC insists 

We have powers to dispose of Badeh’s property, EFCC insists 

VIDEO: Buhari receives Liberia’s highest national honour

Ex-female CP joins Bayelsa gov race

BREAKING: Justice Tsoho sworn in as Acting Chief Judge of Fed High Court

VIDEO: South African police put two handcuffs on me, says Ex-BBA housemate, Tayo Faniran

EU to spend N4bn on solar energy for Adamawa hospitals

Shi’ites protest: Police deploy choppers for aerial surveillance in FCT

Justice Tsoho, dignitaries return to venue for inauguration as FHC’s Acting CJ

Iniesta ready for face-off against ex-team Barcelona

Police arrest five suspects over Ekiti festival killing

Senate swears in Imo North senator

Visa Ban: Frank urges US to include election riggers’ family members

Twitter profits surge, user base sees growth

Include us in ministerial list, Persons With Disabilities tell Buhari

PDP, AA candidates withdraw cases against Imo Speaker

6 steps to checking 2019 WAEC result

Nigeria’s Cynthia Erivo stuns as Harriet Tubman in new biopic, ‘Harriet’

CJN reschedules inauguration of FHC’s Acting Chief Judge

FIFA sets December 11 date for Qatar 2019 Club World Cup

Why Tsoho’s inauguration as FHC’s Acting CJ is being delayed —Official

WAEC 2019: Results of 180,205 candidates withheld

Sirika becomes 17th ministerial nominee to escape questioning

Why I disobeyed some court orders —Ministerial nominee, Malami

Man City’s Venezuelan international Herrera joins Granada

Ministerial Screening: Live updates

BREAKING: ‎Guests disperse as swearing-in of Justice Tsoho as Acting CJ of FHC fails to hold

Senate extends ‘take a bow’ to friendly nominees, women

China landslide death toll rises to 24

British-Nigerian actor, David Ajala joins ‘Star Trek’ cast

NEMA receives 171 Nigerians from Libya

Three Nigerian authors make 2019 Booker Prize longlist

Davido, Chris Brown release ‘Blow My Mind’, Nigerians react

Police repel bandits’ attack on two Katsina communities

Burna Boy features Angelique Kidjo, Future in new album ‘African Giant’

BREAKING: WAEC releases May/June 2019 results

Eagles stars storm Benin for Onyekuru’s wedding

38.5 million accounts now have BVN identity — NISS

Currency circulation rose to N2.16tn in April — CBN

Bobo Americana, welcome to Naija!

Ruiz Jr refuses Joshua rematch in UK

NASS intervention hindering resolution of Edo crisis –APC chair

Rohr banks on Okoye to solve Eagles’ keeper crisis

Makinde nominated ex-lawmakers, profs, other as commissioners

Reps to probe Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan power contracts

South-West troop deployment an option, not a promise – Osinbajo

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Men who go to bed early produce better sperm — Study

Nigeria must act fast, prevent war –Kolade, Anya

New Boko Haram video on Sharibu disturbing —Presidency

Bring El-Zakzaky for treatment, Iran tells Nigeria

Only herders with travel documents should cross borders –Fayemi

Mentally-ill man wrongfully tortured over missing child

LASTMA officer decries neglect after accident

Snake chases Ondo lawmakers out of Assembly

Shot musician arrested for having tattoos dies

Students protest killing of Nigerians in South Africa

Roads, schools, houses flooded as rain pounds FCT

B’Haram resurgence: Ex-General blames infighting among service chiefs

Mixed feelings as Gbajabiamila names Reps committees

States devise new methods of spending LG funds –NULGE

NAF promotes airman for returning €37,000

ISWAP terrorists sexually abusing women, says NSA

‘We’ll work on experts’ recommendations to fix Nigeria’

African varsities sell certificates to unqualified Nigerians –NYSC

TUC wants Okorocha’s education policy reviewed

Herdsmen have made our villages inaccessible –Taraba residents

APC chiefs seek Nwoye’s sacking for anti-Onyeama comment

Man arrested for possession of firearms in Niger

MAN decries Nasarawa’s gaseous emission tax

NGO plants eight million trees in Katsina

Three apprehended for robbery in Niger

Niger police nab fraudsters who pretended as spiritualists

36-year-old woman electrocuted in Nasarawa

Power distributors fail to remit N1.16tn to NBET

Fuel subsidy hits N206.6bn in two months

FG, states, LGs share N762.5bn June revenue

Buhari’s bland ministerial list

Presidency reacts to report on Leah Sharibu’s purported death

FULL LIST: Chairmen, vice-chairmen of Reps standing committees, special panels

More than 100 migrants missing off Libyan coast —IOM

Police refused to arrest LG boss who sent thugs to brutalise me – Artisan

Akwa Ibom Assembly suspends LG chairman over alleged assault on artisan

FAAC allocates N762.5bn to three tiers of govt

NOA has failed, says Reps

Make your mind up! Guardiola urges Sane to decide Man City future

Why we can’t prevent kidnapping using SIM tracking – Ministerial nominee, Dare

El-Zakzaky: NHRC urges FG, Shiites to dialogue, says crisis may worsen

Two die in  Onitsha trailer accident, others injured

Gunmen abduct director, kill son in Kaduna

Imo North: Embattled Senator gets INEC  Certificate of Return

Imo North: Embattled Senator gets INEC certificate of return

Solskjaer ‘hoping for best’ after Bailly stretchered off in United win

Ministerial screening: Female senator calls nominee handsome, grills him on women affairs ministry

Reps pardon Rivers member over mace-snatching incident

PDP opposes Kebbi gov’s appeal, backs tribunal’s priority for its application

BREAKING: Gbajabiamila appoints Reps standing committees, special panels

NDIC warns against adoption of crytpocurrencies

Nigeria needs MAMSER now more than ever, says ministerial nominee, Dada

Send El-Zakzaky to us for treatment, Iran tells Nigeria

Ministerial screening: My year of admission is 1977 not 1971, says Niyi Adebayo

Arsenal sign Real Madrid’s Dani Ceballos on loan

JUST IN: Snakes sack Ondo Assembly

Ministerial nominee: I left PDP when the vehicle was rickety, says Ngige

Kluivert joins Barcelona as head of youth academy

Commissioner gives conditions for Okowa’s presence at convocations

Save us from erosion, community begs Okowa

Tottenham announce new £320m shirt deal with AIA

CCNN pays N5.2bn dividend to shareholders

ISWAP releases video of six kidnapped aid workers

Students protest killings of Nigerians in South Africa

Seven corps members to repeat service year in Nasarawa —NYSC

Ministerial screening: Sylva, a loanee from PDP, says Abaribe

Why Fulani herdsmen cannot leave southern Nigeria

BREAKING: Togo nationals storm Lagos to protest against Gnassigbe’s government

Vigilante group nabs suspected robbers in Ikorodu

Makinde nominates Ayoola, Orisadeyi, Oyelowo, Sangodoyin, 10 others as commissioners 

100-year-old grandmother joins politics

Senate confirms Alasoadura, Aliyu, two others as ministers

Revisit PIGB, ministerial nominee Alasoadura tells Senate

Cameroon striker Njie signs for Dynamo Moscow

NOUN gets N90m grant for research from TETFund

Airline explains incident involving flight at Lagos airport

ASAP Rocky’s trial for alleged assault to start July 30

Buhari travels to Liberia, Friday

Delta principal to return N11m illegal fees, others warned

PHOTOS: Flash floods take over Abuja roads

Police recruitment: Ebonyi records low turnout, may lose quota

Lookman joins RB Leipzig on permanent deal from Everton

Davido leads Nigerian celebrities on Instagram rich list

Yakasai, ADC, HURIWA knock Buhari over ministerial list

UPDATED: Tunisia president dies at 92

Flying Frenchman fails in Channel crossing bid

Nigeria move 12 spots on FIFA ranking, now 33rd

BREAKING: Protest in UniOsun as security operatives invade hostels, arrest students

Johnson, Alli joins MTN in board shake-up 

Police arrest suspected armed robbery kingpin, recover guns, ammunition

Swedish prosecutor says US rapper ASAP Rocky to be tried for assault

Biggie pranks BBNaija housemates as Tacha, Seyi return to house after fake eviction

11 notable quotes from British PM Boris Johnson’s inaugural speech

Win 1.5 Million Naira with UBA Wise Savers Promo

El-Zakyzaky: We don’t want repeat of Boko Haram, Muslim leaders tell FG

Protests greeted creation of NYSC – Gowon

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Drama as Senate screens 10 ministerial nominees

American arrested for breaking key in worker’s ear

MACBAN disowns Fulani vigilantes in Ondo

Police arrived Lagos-Ibadan road after suspected herdsmen abducted CMD’s son, others –Driver

Fraudulent transactions: LASG invites bank, customer for mediation

Evans’ arms supplier apprehended in Delta

Woman arraigned for putting pepper in maid’s private parts

Vigilante group nabs suspected child traffickers in Ebonyi

Cultists kill two friends, injure pregnant woman in Lagos

Two men remanded for defrauding jobseeker

Cancer: Reps orders sports ministry to foot Aluko’s medical bills

Bility banned for 10 years over financial offences

De Ligt scores own goal in Inter friendly

Boris Johnson becomes new UK Prime Minister

Osinbajo to grace UNILAG alumni’s 50th anniversary

Voter apathy hinders good governance – LASIEC

N30bn bailout will be diverted – Kogi gov aspirants

AIG announces 3rd cohort of scholarship recipients

Amnesty trains 458 beneficiaries

Reps to audit FG projects abandoned from 1999

Middle East gangs using fake job offers to lure Nigerians –NAPTIP

‘Nigeria hasn’t taken advantage of AGOA’

Ex-commissioner knocks Abiodun for Ogun building comment

Afenifere, Ohanaeze, M’Belt attack ACF for protesting Fulani killer tag

EFCC seals Okorocha’s college, supermarket, daughter’s school

Ministers, lawmakers among N5tn chronic debtors – AMCON

My adventure in COZA

Senate’s needless security summit

Visa restrictions confirmed Buhari rigged poll — Atiku

Copa America: Conmebol ban Messi

Court awards N10m against Lagos, police over demolition

Suspended rape case: I knew my son was innocent, CR7’s mum says

Murray brothers to team up in Washington

FG sacks 2,525 N-Power beneficiaries

VIDEO: TASUED students clash with SARS, burn police car

Flesh-eating bacteria hits Thai hospital

Boeing posts loss of $3bn in Q2 from 737 MAX impact

Zamfara APC secretariat attacked, property destroyed

Boeing reports biggest-ever loss as 737 MAX grounding drags on

Bugs up: Cape Town restaurant serves insect menu

Reps to investigate abandoned projects

Buffalo injures nine-year-old girl at American park

Leprosy: Japan apologises to families of patients

TASUED students clash with SARS, burn Police car

Nigeria Customs Service destroys poisonous ‘ponmo’ at Seme border

World Bank offers $300m to DR Congo to fight Ebola

FG bond oversubscribed by 207%

YouTube to support 10 Nigerian artists

American allegedly assaults towing van operator in Lagos

FRSC, JTB postpone number plate enforcement for motorcycles 

British PM Johnson names Sajid Javid as finance minister

We’re ready to work with you, Buhari tells Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson, first British PM since 1970 to take office without a wife by his side

BREAKING: New UK PM Johnson sacks Jeremy Hunt as foreign minister

MACBAN disowns Fulani vigilante group in Ondo

EFCC didn’t investigate before sealing off our colleges —Okorocha

De Ligt scores own goal in Juventus ‘friendly’ win over Inter Milan

Only 314 places of worship licensed to conduct marriages in Nigeria – FG

13 British Prime Ministers the Queen has worked with

Mueller to Congress: ‘No,’ Trump was not exonerated

Security agencies in Edo take battle to kidnappers’ den

Security agencies in Edo takes battle to kidnappers’ den

Reps threaten Bauchi Assembly takeover, demand fresh gov proclamation

I’ll partner stakeholders to fight corruption in Judiciary, says CJN

US travel ban shows presidential election was rigged —Atiku

Messi given one-match ban for Copa America red card

BREAKING: Boris Johnson becomes Britain’s new prime minister

Women pledge to go braless in solidarity with Captain Carola Rackete, who rescued migrants

US slaps $5bn fine on Facebook for privacy violations

Kebbi Govt dissolves 21 LG Councils

Police charge woman for inserting pepper into 12-year-old home help’s private part

10 facts about new British PM Boris Johnson’s net worth, family, politics

Boris Johnson enters Buckingham Palace to become new British PM

Ministerial screening: Goje, Rivers Senators tackle Lawan over Amaechi

Ministerial screening: I will do my best in any ministry —Akpabio

Burna Boy to appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live

FG sacks 2,525 N-Power beneficiaries, warns against acts of indiscipline, others

PHOTOS: Some deplorable roads at Alagbado, Lagos

BREAKING: British PM May tenders her resignation to Queen Elizabeth II

PHOTOS: Fire guts warehouse in Lagos

Two arrested for attempted kidnapping in Niger

I have no hand in the sealing of Okorocha’s schools by EFCC – Ihedioha

Taraba monarch alleges occupation of 17 Kona villages by suspected herdsmen

Don’t use pension deductions to finance budget deficit, says Oshiomhole

Ministerial screening: Lawan says Akpabio, Akume five other ex-senators should ‘take a bow’

Senator condemns exclusion of FCT on ministerial list, as Senate begins screening of nominees

Real Madrid’s Asensio could miss season after rupturing ACL

Uganda’s popstar MP Bobi Wine to contest 2021 presidential vote

Taraba: Bishop begs Jukun, Tiv to end killings

PSG snatch Dutch wonderkid from Barcelona

Lightning strikes kill 39 in India

BREAKING: Suspected herdsmen kidnap three on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

FIFA bans ex-Liberia football chief over Ebola funds theft

BREAKING: EFCC seals Rochas Foundation College, supermarket, daughter’s school

Andy Murray to team up with brother Jamie at Washington Open

Petroleum dealers shutdown fuel stations in Enugu

Hoeness to step down as Bayern Munich president

Justify the privilege, Nnamani charges ministerial nominees

11 dead, 42 missing in China landslide

EFCC seeks DPR’s support to dispose of forfeited petroleum products, trucks

Britain’s Johnson to appoint his Brexit team

Solskjaer says only ‘minority’ of Man United fans want Pogba out

BREAKING: Ministerial nominees arrive NASS for screening

BREAKING: Buhari swears in Tanko as CJN

BREAKING: Tribunal dismisses PDM’s petition against Buhari

Gambia’s ex-president accused of ordering migrant slaughter

JUST IN: PDM, presidential candidate apply to withdraw petition against Buhari

19,081 Nigerians in Madinah for hajj —NAHCON

Want to stay relevant? Fight me, Pacquiao tells Mayweather

INEC tenders final exhibits to Abia gov election petition tribunal

Four arrested over hacking of Brazil justice minister’s phone

Ganduje releases N2bn tuition fees for foreign students

Stop doctors’ abduction, NMA urges Buhari

Makinde’s open asset declaration challenge

Gunmen abduct 18 traders in Niger

Sexual violence: Govs’ wives demand sexual offences desks

Troops kill 78 bandits, recover 16 rifles in Zamfara

CBN to begin monthly review of banks’ loan-to-deposit ratios… retains interest rate at 13.5%

Fuel subsidy: Senate summons NNPC over 43 modular refineries

Power ministry gives conditions for electricity tariff hike

Man jailed for diverting Enugu’s N13m pension fund

Kwara revokes acquisition of Alimi Chalet by Saraki

Nigeria still needs you, Disu tells Ighalo

Soldiers’ murder: Troops invade Bayelsa community, raze houses

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Motion on el-Zakzaky’s release divides Reps

Mobil’s $1.8bn underpayment: Presidential panel summons NNPC boss

Don’t test our will to act, Buhari tells Shi’ites

Three die, two injured as container falls off truck

Three operators pass CBN’s screening, get new bank licences

Man falls to death from Edo High Court complex

El-Zakzaky: We must stop the ticking bomb

Phone accessories expose murder suspect in Katsina

Why we haven’t released El-Zakzakky – Presidency

Bandits kill two airmen in Kaduna ambush

Ministerial nominees: Mixed reactions trail Dalung’s exclusion

IMF raises Nigeria’s growth forecast to 2.3%

2019 elections: US imposes visa restrictions on culpable Nigerians

Cab driver disappears after conveying suspected kidnapper in Lagos

Stolen N400m: DHQ’ll make probe outcome public

Salaudeen: The Future Eagle on a mission

AFCON 2021: Rohr wary of Benin, Lesotho, S’Leone

Iheanacho scores after 10 months

Ministerial list: Nominees incompetent, lack fresh ideas – PDP, ASUU, TMG, others

Police go after Ondo herdsmen vigilantes,OPC talks tough

We made Jakande serve under Abacha – Osoba

Local clothes for military will boost economy – Buhari

Boris Johnson takes over as British PM today

Police arrest domestic worker for killing Kogi doctor

Eight construction workers die in Enugu underground water tank

CP orders probe into Kogi prison inmate’s death

FG plans aerial surveillance of South-West forests

Kwara gov reviews budget at special needs school

Argentina football chief punished over Copa referee attack

Suicide bombers injure six troops at Mali base

Boxer dies from brain injuries after fight

Newcastle sign Joelinton from Hoffenheim for record €45m

Two teen suspects on the run after killing couple

IMF downgrades world growth, warns of ‘precarious’ 2020

Fleeing priest breaks hip in car accident, caught with $18,000 stolen parish fund

New implant, vaccine trial offer fresh hope for HIV prevention

Spain PM loses first parliament vote to remain in power

Why we withhold Imo North senator-elect’s certificate of return —INEC

Ministerial list: Buhari nominates serving lawmaker who dumped APC

NNPC signs $3.15bn financing for OML 13

7 things to know about Buhari’s 2019 ministerial list

8 safety measures to observe when using cooking gas

Buhari’s ministerial list can’t tackle Nigeria’s challenges —PDP

WHO set to declare Nigeria polio-free

Sexual violence: Govs’ wives kick, demand nationwide sexual offences desks

Neymar will go to China with PSG despite tensions

12 former ministers reappointed by Buhari and their portfolios

Facebook to fix kids app flaw allowing chats with strangers

Women kick as only seven females make Buhari’s 43-nominee list

Air Peace aircraft makes emergency landing at Lagos airport

Politician kills wife, commits suicide after receiving divorce papers

School principal dies during bone marrow donation for anonymous teenager

Woman undergoes chemotherapy, breast removal for cancer that she didn’t have

Four killed as Tanzania police clash with illegal fishermen

PHOTOS: Body of Channels TV reporter, Precious Owolabi, leaves morgue, NYSC DG pays last respect

BREAKING: Senate suspends recess to screen Buhari’s ministerial nominees

BREAKING: Traders flee as Police shoot to disperse protesting Shi’ites in Abuja

De Gea keen to captain Man United as keeper nears new deal

Photos of Miyetti Allah vigilante authentic, but I didn’t leak them —Ajulo

Again, Amosun’s ex-commissioner makes Buhari’s ministerial list

I am not Dakolo’s lawyer – Falana

Iran’s foreign minister congratulates Boris Johnson

Chelsea clinch 2-1 win over Barcelona in Japan friendly

Lawan chides Shiites over ‘habitual resort to violence’

We are not responsible for reporter, police commissioner’s death – Shi’ites

Jeremy Hunt congratulates ‘great PM’ Boris Johnson

BREAKING: Again, CBN leaves benchmark lending rate unchanged at 13.5%

Reactions as Ambode, Dalung fail to make ministerial list

BREAKING: Police confirms eight persons died in Enugu underground water tank

Reactions trail Buhari’s ministerial list

Gangs kill 12, including children, in DR Congo

Buhari returns 12 former ministers, drops 18 

BREAKING: Reps clash over call for el-Zakzaky’s release, vote behind closed doors

BREAKING: Reps clash over call for el-Zakzazy’s release, vote behind closed doors

Five ways to keep children engaged during summer break

Bale will not leave Real Madrid on loan, his agent says

May congratulates Johnson, urges him to ‘deliver Brexit that works for whole UK’

Troops dislodge bandits’ ambush, lose two personnel in gun battle

Floods kill 167 wild animals in India

Trump congratulates Boris Johnson, says he will be ‘great’

N108bn fraud: EFCC keeps mum on Akpabio probe

BREAKING: Boris Johnson vows to ‘get Brexit done’ on October 31

Full list of Buhari’s ministerial nominees

UPDATED: Boris Johnson wins race to become next British prime minister

Three children die in summer camp fire

Ighalo’s retirement premature —Disu

BREAKING: Saraki, Akpabio, Keyamo, 40 others make Buhari’s ministerial list

Austrian urologist suspected of abusing nearly 100 boys

DPR seals 13 filling stations in Sokoto, Kebbi

Shi’ite protest: DCP Umar buried as police beef up security in FCT

BREAKING: Senate in closed session over ministerial list 

At least six killed as landslides strike Nepal

FIBA World Cup: Nigeria defeats Dominican Rep 89-87 in friendly

Indonesian couple carried out Philippines church bombings —Police

Van carrying $140m illicit drugs crashes into Sydney police cars

Fekir leaves Lyon in surprise move to Real Betis

Mayweather made ‘special advisor’ to China boxing team

Guardiola blasts ‘false’ report of Man City ‘disrespect’ in China

Why court order on El-Zakzakky’s release was not obeyed – Presidency

Apple in talks to buy Intel smartphone chip unit

Nigeria, Siemens sign 25,000MW six-year electricity deal

A word for Bishop Kukah

Don’t emulate Esin, Okorowanta, Ikpeazu tells Chukwueze

$1bn ECA balance is $123.11m, says Presidency

Our candidate defeated Buhari in a referendum – HDP

We paid $665m to renew three oil blocks —Mobil

Why North is tolerating Buhari – Shehu Sani

Monday, July 22, 2019

Middle Belt, southern leaders’ alliance unsettles northern elders

Lawan rejects APC chairmen’s mediation offer

Arsenal fail with £55m plus Nelson bid for Zaha

It is I or It is me?

Rohr keen to see Eagles contract out

AFCON: Eagles lacked team play, says Bonfrere

Nigerian secondary school pupil shot dead in S’Africa

South-West governors meet, insist on ranching

200 kidnapped victims regain freedom in Zamfara — CP

Ogun factional ALGON wants Amosun probed over LG funds

Army releases 150 ‘repentant’ B’Haram members

NOUN, EFCC plan course, as 500 prisoners enrol for degrees

OSPOLY students resume Aug 5, fined N10,000 each

Rector hails Buhari for signing Polytechnic Act

Corps member treats 150 pupils in Kwara

FUOYE to commence distance learning

CBN sells $4.47bn forex to dealers in two months

PenCom releases N107bn to 313,368 disengaged contributors

FEC, new investor delay Yola Disco’s $146.8m refund

Lagos landlord, developer, agents defraud 66 accommodation seekers of N16m

30-year-old man tortured by police dies in prison

Man in court for stealing lawyer’s motorcycle

Customers lament as court shuts Polaris Bank branches in Osun

Police kill two robbery suspects in Edo

Olakunri buried, bishop flays FG over insecurity

Assembly crisis: Edo youths warn Reps against undue interference

Doctors suspend planned strike as Gbajabiamila intervenes

Precautions to take when accepting a cheque

Security beefed up in Ogun villages as pupils return to school

Herdsmen raise vigilantes in Ondo, govt, Afenifere kick

DCP, reporter, two Shi’ites killed, sect protest grounds Abuja

El-Zakzaky, wife suffering from metal poisoning — Court documents

FG minimum wage template will impoverish workers – Labour

Shi’ites protest cleric’s detention in India, Canada, UK

Rape saga: Police harassment of Dakolos

Dakolos: IG orders case transfer to Lagos

Chukwueze can become world’s best footballer — Ikpeazu

Barca set to open Messi contract talks

Ways smartphones make life easy

Jakande left lasting legacy in politics and governance, Buhari hails Lagos State’s iconic former ‘Action Governor’

BREAKING: Channels reporter shot during Shiite clash dies

BREAKING: Channels reporter short during Shiite clash dies

Six Shiites dead in clashes with police

Ex-Lagos deputy gov, Ojikutu congratulates Jakande at 90

10 quick facts about Lateef Kayode Jakande at 90

Britain waits for US before Huawei 5G decision

Ronaldo will not face rape charges in Nevada – Prosecutors

90th birthday: LASU names campus road after Jakande

Embassy to send five IDPs to US for sport programme

How $1bn ECA security fund was spent —Presidency

Fasoranti’s daughter: South West  govs reject nomadism, demand ranches in states

Shiitte protest: DCP killed, 54 suspects nabbed

Biggie puts up all 2019 BBNaija housemates for eviction

Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charges in Nevada

Drug kingpin ‘El Chapo’ appeals life sentence

PDP hails Supreme Court’s refusal to reverse judgment on Zamfara

James Cameron salutes ‘Avengers’ for breaking his record

Ondo orders police to fish out herdsmen parading as vigilante

Pay school meal debt or we take your children away, US school warns parents

Shiites burn two quick-response ambulances during protest —NEMA

Armed Miyetti Allah members set up vigilante group, checkpoint in Ondo       

FG, Siemens sign agreement to generate 11,000MW by 2023

BREAKING: Deputy commissioner of Police killed in Shiite, police clash

[BREAKING] Fatoyinbo vs Dakolos: IG orders case transfer to Lagos

Babies show empathy as early as six months old —Research

Army hands over 151 repentant Boko Haram insurgents to Borno govt

Edo Assembly crisis: Clark writes Gbajabiamila, condemns Reps’ interference

PHOTOS: Police, Shiites clash in Abuja, one killed

FIFA bans ex-Botswana football official for life

Minimum Wage: Unrealistic labour demands delaying implementation —FG

Barcelona’s Rakitic unmoved by transfer rumours

Beauty queen killer sentenced to 21 years in prison

Improve Nollywood, don’t ban foreign films, Twitter users tell Desmond Elliot

One killed, N200m property lost as police, Shiite clash

Unpaid salary: Nasarawa Assembly uncovers abnormalities in LG system

Fasoranti’s daughter: Nobody is safe, happy in Nigeria – Anglican Bishop

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

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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

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Customs to pay N5.5bn for illegally seized rice

Ekiti pays 45 pensioners N100m

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Jay-Z joins cannabis business

AFCON semi-finals line-up, leading scorers

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

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

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

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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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