The Punch News Archive for August 2019

Friday, August 30, 2019

Sexual abuse left us emotional scars hard to erase —Male rape victims

I’m sure I’ve made my dad proud in his grave –Bomanaziba, an orphan who made first class at CU

Those fighting Tinubu trying to pitch me against him –Shehu Sani

Peasant herdsmen can’t afford ranching in next 25 years –Bayari, Fulani leader

I don’t know if state police’ll solve our problems –Sule, Nasarawa gov

I shunned international scholarship to care for mum, siblings – Prof Aladejana, Ekiti SUBEB Chairperson

Teenager, father arrested for cybercrime: I told my parents I made money from tech contract – emmanuel, suspect

Sickle cell and complications (II)

NIMC needs N132bn to register 200 million Nigerians – Aziz, DG

I lost a treasure day bandits killed mum on her farm –Daughter of Enugu slain widow

Mancini drops Italy’s young guns Kean and Zaniolo for ill-discipline

BREAKING: Again, APC shifts Bayelsa gov primary to Tue, Wed

Federer, Serena breeze into US Open last-16, Nishikori out

Arter sent off as Cardiff held to draw by 10-man Fulham

PSG beat Metz in latest Ligue 1 game to be halted

Twitter CEO account hacked, offensive tweets posted

Gov unimpressed as senator fumigates Sokoto against mosquitoes

Quelea birds ravage 7 LGAs in Adamawa

Create database of missing persons, FG told

6 die, 24 injured inLagos-Ibadan expressway auto crash

Mexicans take to streets, protest disappearances of 40,000 people

Number of Bayelsa PDP gov hopefuls worrisome —Aspirant

Stop Tiv/Jukun crisis, Buhari tells traditional, religious leaders

Taraba’s Kashimbila power project ready for inauguration —Minister

Aviation fuel scarcity: Nigerian pilgrims forced to spend extra days in Saudi

Kano Pillars’ friendly with U-23 Eagles cancelled

170,664 PVCs yet to be collected in Kogi —INEC

Tennis: De Minaur takes down Nishikori in US Open third round

Bauchi Gov sacks Political Adviser

Six die, 24 injured in Ogun crash 

Tennis: Del Potro targets October return from knee injury

Introduce herbal medicine degree programme, Mamora tells universities

Federer powers into US Open last 16

Gunmen kill five, burn houses in Kaduna community

Explosion rocks NNPC’s crude oil trunk line in Delta

FG unveils border security strategies

Tiv/Jukun crisis: Stop escalation of killings now —Buhari

Tennis: Pliskova fights into US Open last 16

Brazil president rebuked for comparing young wife with French First lady

PSG winger Sarabia gets Spain call for Euro qualifiers

DR Congo Ebola death toll crosses 2,000 ahead of UN chief’s visit

Pochettino laughs off ‘stupid’ rumour he could leave Spurs

Olamide blasts Instagram followers soliciting gay relationship

Man divorces wife for shouting ex-lover’s name during lovemaking

25,000 IDPs return home in Zamfara —Emergency Agency

Migrants overrun Swedish town as citizens leave in droves

Court orders AGF, EFCC to respect status quo over Yari’s assets

Lampard hopes international break rest will do Kante good

Begin degree programme in traditional medicine, Mamora urges varsities

JUST IN: Osinbajo, Udom hold meeting 

UEFA cap Champions League ticket prices at €70 for away fans

$9.6bn judgment debt is fraudulent attack on foreign reserve —FG

EFCC arrests Oyediran Joseph, wanted by FBI

Deposit bad naira notes in bank by Monday, CBN tells Nigerians

Newcastle suffer Ritchie injury blow

2019/2020 session: UNILAG to offer admission to 9,000 candidates

VIDEO: Ecstatic TraderMoni beneficiary tearfully thanks Osinbajo for N50K loan

You can’t order my arrest, Okorocha tells Ihedioha

North Korea’s Han set for Juventus loan deal

Teenager jailed three months for stealing fowl

Ten million pupils benefiting from school feeding programme — FG

PDP tackles Fayemi over Fayose’s invitation by Assembly

Federal Reps election: Kano tribunal sacks ex-Buhari aide, Sumaila

PHOTOS: I have clear conscience, says Fayose as he visits Ekiti Assembly

Arsenal drawn with Eintracht in Europa League, Man Utd head to Kazakhstan

Bakayoko set for Monaco return on loan from Chelsea

Design monthly KPIs for parastatal, agencies, Buhari tells ministers

Why we’re still charging Nigerians reciprocity fees —US

PSC suspends police recruitment exercise

BREAKING: Lawmaker abducted in Kaduna

Solskjaer laughs off talk of Ibrahimovic return

R.Kelly seeks release from confinement

Tribunal strikes out petition filed by PDP, Adokwe against Al-Makura

Kogi gov poll: IPAC stages walkout at INEC’s stakeholders meeting

JUST IN: Security operatives allegedly abduct Action Alliance Chairman

JUST IN: Security operatives allegedly abducts Action Alliance chairman

Arsenal, Spurs battle for bragging rights, Man Utd aim to bounce back at Southampton

Fire breaks out at Toyota headquarters in Japan

Ortom condemns killing of Catholic priest

Oliver Kahn to replace Rummenigge as Bayern Munich chairman

BREAKING: EFCC operatives storm Imo again, arrest over 20 Yahoo boys

Kano Hisbah Board arrests 46 beggars

Man United defender Smalling set for Roma loan move

Xenophobia: Misinformation latest fuelling attacks on Nigerian businesses —Mission

Nine-year-old girl dies from Ebola in Uganda

‘Daughters of Chibok’ makes it to Venice Film Festival

Mount, Abraham reward Lampard’s faith in Chelsea youth

Taraba: Tiv group condemns killing of Catholic priest

Manchester City eye autumn advantage over Liverpool

Buhari greets Gov Zulum as he turns 50

Court remands herdsman for allegedly killing farmer

Two policemen die in Gov Matawalle’s convoy accident

Lloyd on target as US thrash Portugal

Halep ‘not inspired at all’ in US Open defeat

Bayern Munich look to Lewandowski in bid to catch title challengers

Trump’s personal assistant steps down over information breach

Nadal gets walkover into US Open third round

Kyrgios advances to third-round US Open date with Rublev

Katsina gov to meet bandits at hideouts

Tennis: Gauff, Osaka set for US Open showdown

22 million barrels crude stolen in six months – Obaseki

Nigeria’s Helen Joseph boosts boxing record with win over Hungary’s Horgasx

What does the President’s Chief of Staff do?

FG’ll complete ongoing, abandoned projects, says Fashola

Lawyer sues EFCC, demands N20m damages

Joshua chills with Maya

Ronaldo goes golfing with family

Aubameyang , Kane primed to pounce in derby

Mikel set to quit Trabzonspor

Okagbare finishes sixth in Zurich Diamond League

Pochettino could quit before end of season

FIBA W’Cup: D’Tigers Stars ready for Argentina

I’m happy Amusan broke my 20-year record –Alozie

Real Madrid draw PSG in Champions League

Miller-Uibo defeats Okagbare, others to retain DL

Ukraine tie: Rohr drops Ndidi for Esiti

My ordeal in the hands of policemen – Enyimba’s Chukwude

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Killer cops framed our sons, families lament

Armed robbers kill PoS operator in Ondo

LASG impounds 125 motorcycles for traffic offences

Family demands justice for undergraduate killed by police

Vulcaniser arraigned for stealing MTN’s inverter batteries

Police arrest Anambra car snatchers with 150 phones

Crisis rocks Issele-Uku Kingdom over chieftaincy tussle

DPR shuts four gas plants in Rivers

Police begin campaign against cultism in Enugu

Leadership crisis: Ayade lifts IPMAN’s suspension

Opposition parties ask Buhari to query ministers

Bello emerges APC Kogi gov candidate, Bewa, Irukera kick

Tears as eight Enugu youths buried

Food imports gulped $14bn in five years — CBN

MAN, LCCI, NECA caution FG against border closure

The cry for revolution

Airtel overtakes Globacom, mobile subscription peaks at 174.67m

Cops killing: Panel report delaying soldiers’ trial

I can’t be a dep gov – Dino Melaye

Minimum wage: NECA seeks compromise to end disagreement

Sokoto halts Wamakko-sponsored fumigation

Insecurity: IG deploys helicopters in S’West, N’West

B’Haram fighters killed while planting IEDs – Army

Kidnapping now big business

Lessons from Ekweremadu’s ordeal

How Lagos rescued me

Lagos to inaugurate state rice mill

FG’s school feeding begins in Lagos Sept

Sanwo-Olu urges manufacturers to use recyclable packaging materials

Further borrowing’ll hurt economy, experts warn FG

We’re ready to negotiate $9.6bn fine with P&ID –FG

Fraudulent Nigerians abroad not representing our values — Buhari

Oyo promises open budgetary, financial system

BREAKING: Sanchez joins Inter on loan from Man United

JUST IN: FG takes delivery of $8.5m calibration aircraft

Lyles outguns Gatlin in Zurich 100m

Hijrah: Osun govt declares Friday public holiday

Adeniran Ogunsanya lecturers begin ‘indefinite strike’ Friday

Who’s saying what after the Champions League draw

RIPAN to begin sale of rice at N13,300 per bag

Osaka cruises into third round at US Open

Audu’s son sues Oshiomhole, INEC for exclusion from Kogi gov primary

Kogi gov poll: Yahaya Bello wins APC primary

We’re consulting on Igbo 2023 presidency —Ohananeze Ndigbo Youths

New Huawei handset to launch without Google apps

Kogi First Lady donates two-bedroom apartment to homeless woman

Frenkie de Jong named Champions League Midfielder of the Season

Three per cent of our men are corrupt —EFCC

Liverpool’s Alisson Becker named Champions League Goalkeeper of the Season

Kogi gov poll: Counting of votes begins at APC primary

N3.4bn cassava bread loan won’t be written-off, BoI tells Bakers’ Union

BREAKING: Virgil van Dijk named UEFA Men’s Player of the Year

BREAKING: Lionel Messi wins Champions League Forward of the Season

BREAKING: Lucy Bronze wins UEFA Women’s Player of the Year award

UEFA Champions League group stage draw

Southgate invites four uncapped players for England

Islamic Year: Sultan urges Muslims to look for new moon

$9.6bn damages: FG denies alleged non-diligent defense of case

Apple expected to unveil new iPhone at September 10 event

Kroos back in Germany squad for Euro 2020 qualifiers

Neymar takes part in PSG training amid reports of Barca deal

Kogi gov poll: Aspirant walks out of APC primary as delegates claim to be illiterates

Police not involved in rescue effort, relations of kidnapped ABU students tell Buhari’s aide

High court refuses to stop Kogi APC gov primary election

Ukraine parliament approves 35-year-old lawyer as PM

APC appoints Yobe gov as Bayelsa primary returning officer

BREAKING: EFCC to appeal ruling on Dudafa’s N1.6bn fraud case

Dismiss APGA petition, PDP, Ikpeazu urge tribunal

Workplace hazard: FG urges adherence to Factory Act

We’ll peg secondary school leaving age at 18 —Osun Speaker

TICAD7: Nigeria, EU sign Development MOU

Lewandowski extends Bayern contract until 2023

Buhari seeks Japanese support to fight sea piracy

Tribunal dismisses suit challenging Senator Elisha Abbo’s election

LG chairman foils sale of newborn baby in Edo

FIFA set deadline for Cardiff, Nantes over Sala dispute

AfDB spends $2bn to train six million African scientists

Nice sign Denmark striker Dolberg from Ajax

Man commits suicide, thinking wife he assaulted was dead

Gov Dickson appoints new Chief Press Secretary

Leave Dickson alone, Bayelsa govt tells APC

Green Party accuses British PM of ‘despotic’ attempt to undermine parliament

Kobe, Shaq, squash renewed feud speculation

Leadership crisis: Ayade lifts suspension on IPMAN

N1.6bn fraud: Court frees Jonathan’s ex-aide, banker

NYSC DG sad over corps member shot for allegedly stealing handset 

Student drags Ugandan president, spokesman to court for blocking him on Twitter

Abia pensioners protest 32 months arrears

Rainstorm destroys Court building at Auchi

Orji Kalu, others rest case in N7.65bn fraud trial

Security: Lagos impounds 125 motorcycles

Sarri hoping to make Juventus debut after pneumonia

Man, 62, defiles 12-year-old hawker

Conte to lead ‘more united’ Italy anti-immigrant party fall from power

Ex-South American football boss, involved in FIFA scandal, dies

JUST IN: Bandits attack Catholic priest, set him, vehicle ablaze

Police arrest Anambra carjackers with 150 phones

Klopp expects no easy ride in Champions League defence

FRSC arrests 1,396 over 1, 484 offences in Enugu

South Korea’s Supreme Court orders retrial for ex-president Park

Desertification: Gombe inaugurates Green Revolution

Lewandowski goals a precious commodity for Bayern Munich

Domestic airlines record 16,429 delayed flights in six months —NCAA

Court bids launched to stop Johnson suspending UK parliament

Tennis: I’m capable of playing with the best, says Us teenager McNally

TICAD7: Nigeria offers attractive investment opportunities, says Buhari

Morocco flood kills seven at football match

Roland Garros champion Barty into US Open third round

Serena survives US Open upset bid from teen McNally

Presidential aide sacked after testifying in church

UPDATED: Court upholds death sentence for Myanmar men over Brit killings

Brexit: Banks to move €1.3trn assets to eurozone –ECB

Enugu airport closure: Ebonyi govt promises security for travellers

Over one million sign petition against British parliament suspension

Eighth Climate Change Development Conference begins in Addis Ababa

BREAKING: Lalong fires Acting SSG, appoints Chief of Staff

BREAKING: Lalong replaces acting SSG, appoints new Chief of Staff

$9.6bn judgment: FG urged to prosecute ex-govt officials involved

Zidane ‘refusing to give up Pogba pursuit’

Obaseki, aggrieved Edo APC gov aspirants meet

‘I am alive’, Arugba Osun debunks death rumour

MFM’s Gen Overseer Olukoya loses mum, Buhari mourns

VIDEO: Ex-Gov Dankwambo escapes kidnap on Kaduna-Abuja Highway

Alleged $1.5m bribe: Emmanuel threatens to sue accusers

Kogi: APC clears Irukera after protest

Man arrested for infecting teenager with HIV released

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Why I turned hairdresser in Kazakhstan – Para-powerlifter

Nigeria succumbs, reduces visa fees for Americans

Former Liverpool player jailed for 10 weeks

Man U to shoulder 90% of Sanchez wage at Inter

Osimhen hits brace again in Ligue 1

Iwobi opens Everton’s goal account

Amusan breaks 20-year record, Nigeria win 4x100m gold

Outrage over police harassment of Enyimba player

Parents lament police refusal to rescue kidnapped children

LASG seals property over tree-cutting

One feared dead as Ebonyi officials, traders clash

Lawyers nabbed for fraudulently selling pastor’s property

Four feared killed in Lagos cult clash

How Nigeria bred Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba miscreants

Policeman, kidnapper die in Abia shootout

Police grill Fatoyinbo for third day

Flood wreaks havoc on Ekiti communities

Motorcyclist’s widow demands justice, killer soldier remanded

ICPC frees 14 females locked in Abuja room

Ondo Assembly wants Chevron jobs for fire victims

Three Ogun vigilantes arrested for robbery, student’s death

Fulani better off during colonial era – Ango Abdullahi

ICAN threatens to withdraw certificates of indicted members

Police rescue three kidnapped ABU students

Police vow to rescue CMD, mourn slain officers

Assembly begs Abiodun to implement anti-land grabbing law

Sacked workers fault Okowa’s job offers to choristers

Reps revisit bill to protect emergency helpers

Oyo-Ita probe political–Group

Alleged S1.5m bribe: Emmanuel threatens to sue accusers

Faces behind deal that landed Nigeria in $9.6bn mess

Chinese firms handling $47bn key FG’s projects

Power probe: NDPHC officials detained for alleged N850m fraud

Judge turns down Sowore’s application against detention order

MDAs’ abuse of financial regulations

FBI 77 and the Nigerian shame problem

Bigger names added to FBI fraud suspects – EFCC

UK PM sparks outrage with parliament suspension

How to make a brush in photoshop

Sterling Bank to drive agric growth

Nigeria-Benin border closed to stop smuggling — Buhari

Shun pension fraudsters, minister tells retirees

Ligue 1 match halted after Nice fans’ homophobic chants

BREAKING: Police rescue three kidnapped ABU students

3.8-million-year-old skull yields new clues on evolution

South Africans attack foreign-owned businesses in new wave of xenophobia

We’re gathering inteligence on Nigerians indicted in U.S –EFCC

Apple apologises for listening to Siri talk, sets new rules

Winds of hope blowing ever stronger in Africa —UN Chief

Ondo govt hails Olutoye’s appointment as US hospital’s Surgeon-in-Chief

LG: Niger govt complies with NFIU directives

Ligue 1: Osimhen fires Lille to easy Saint-Etienne win

Wildlife protections tightened as southern Africa threaten to leave treaty

Police confirm kidnap of six along Abuja-Kaduna highway

ICPC raids suspect’s house, frees 14 females in captivity

Find Nigerian man missing in South Africa, family begs FG

Bolton back from brink as Football Ventures complete takeover deal

Japan’s Nishikori reaches round three at US Open

Three vigilantes arrested for robbing hotel, killing student in Ogun

Coric withdraws from US Open with back strain

Pliskova sprints into US Open third round

Neymar waits as PSG mull latest Barca offer

Police officer, kidnapper die in Aba during shoot-out

Nigeria won’t be dumping ground for foreign drugs —Minister

2019 BBNaija: Four most searched housemates —Google

Vigilance group members rob hotel, kill student in Ogun 

Sanchez arrives in Milan ahead of Inter move

PHOTOS: Buhari in Japan meets Benin, South African presidents

BREAKING: FG bows to pressure reduces visa fees for Americans

Hisbah Board apprehends 60 Beggars in Kano

Salah ‘a gentle killer’, says former boss Vogel

Ondo police arrest mother of girl allegedly beaten to death

11 killed in Chad herders-farmers’ clash

Police, LASTMA turn Lagos bus stops to junkyards

BREAKING: Court stops APC from adopting direct primary for Bayelsa gov primary

Ninth NASS won’t fail Buhari, Lawan insists

One dead, Abakpa market shut as govt agents clash with sellers over tax

APC shifts Bayelsa primary till Saturday, adopts direct method

ABU confirms kidnap of students

Detention order: We’ll consult Sowore on next step –Falana

10 abducted women regain freedom in Katsina

FBI list: We’ll unravel bigger suspects —EFCC

Gunmen kidnap Gov Okowa’s sister-in-law

Three lawyers allegedly rob pastor of N20m property

Nigeria-Benin border closed to curb smuggling —Buhari

Three Nigerian women lure Iraqi man to Dubai apartment, rob him

Trump praises Johnson after UK parliament suspension

Widow of slain Abia motocyclist meets soldier who killed her husband

Queen agrees to suspend Parliament in Brexit dispute

Gov Abiodun signs security trust fund, OGROMA bills into law

You didn’t run Abia with your money, PDP counters Kalu

Tehran ex-mayor who killed wife free on bail

VIDEO: You’re Yahoo Boy, policeman accuses Enyimba player driving Benz

VIDEO: Policeman harasses Enyimba FC’s Stephen Chukwude for driving Benz

Facebook tightens rules for political ads ahead of US elections

Sacked workers protest Okowa’s automatic job for 14 choristers

23 killed during fire outbreak at nightclub

US Embassy denies blocking visa interview appointments

60-year-old faces N300,000 Dubai Visa scam charge

Dortmund’s Hazard out of action for ‘several weeks’

12th African Games: FG gives Team Nigeria medalists N46m

Brussels probes Google job search tool

Isco set to miss Villareal match with thigh injury

El-Zakzaky has Iran’s support to turn Nigeria to Islamic State —FG

Flood destroys N70m farmlands in Plateau

Three ABU law students, others kidnapped on Abuja-Kaduna Highway

Buhari’s absence stalls first post-inauguration FEC

Rape: Fatoyinbo returns to police for another round of questioning 

Sudan to name first post-Bashir cabinet

Oil marketer allegedly defrauds employer of N84m

Clean up communities affected by oil well inferno, Ondo lawmakers tell Chevron

Outrage as UK PM plans to suspend parliament

Housewife in court over alleged assault on neighbour

Dangote-BRT accident: There’s nothing late driver could have done —Transport company

Second term: Osinbajo presides over first Economic Management meeting

Court refuses to grant Sowore’s application against detention order

BREAKING: Court refuses to grant Sowore’s application challenging detention

Australia moves to protect universities from foreign interference

JUST IN: Court to hear Shi’ites’ case challenging proscription on September 11

1999 constitution, responsible for Nigeria’s problems —Afe Babalola

US Open: Ex-tennis champion Stephens ousted by Russian qualifier

Brazilians apologise to Macron’s wife over President Bolsonaro’s insult

Archeologists find remains of 227 sacrificed children in Peru

UK PM to suspend parliament until Oct 14

At least 23 killed in fire at Mexico bar

FG pledges to pay entitlements of ex-Nigerian Airways staff

Three dead, over 240 rescued after Philippine ferry blaze

Renaming of Varsity: We are yet to receive information —UniAgric spokesperson

Harvard’s new student denied entry into US over social media posts by his friends

NEMA receives 153 Nigerians from Libya

Stranded migrants at sea an ‘unacceptable situation’ says rescuer

Halep thrilled to end US Open first-round win drought

NWC approves nine for Kogi APC gov primary

Tennis: Kyrgios cruises to early morning US Open triumph

US news anchor compares black colleague to ape, apologizes

World War II: Key dates

Ogun PDP melts into APC as ex-deputy gov leads defection

TraderMoni beneficiaries doing well, paying back – Osinbajo

Makinde approves N447.2m for six exercise books per pupil

Two dead as Japan orders 670,000 to flee heavy rains

Policeman arrested for battering FUTA female student

Nigeria’s ‘Iron Lady’ meets $10,000 requirement, returns to boxing ring

Stock market wobbles as foreign investors withdraw N243.35bn

FG to partner philanthropists, agencies on health care delivery

60 NASENI engineers go to China for training on transformer manufacturing

Bury expelled after 125 years in Football League of England

Two nabbed for robbing LCDA boss, two others

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Okagbare, Oduduru lead Nigeria 4x100m relays

Athletics: Ekevwo wins 100m gold, Enekwechi shines

F’Eagles beat Mali on penalties, qualify for final

Male infertility: Current concepts, causes and management (2)

Assembly probes Ambode over purchase of N45bn buses

Nigeria is already a Big Brother House!

We don’t give loans directly to customers –CBN

Panic as suspected serial killers invade Ibadan

We’re challenging UK court’s $9.6bn judgment in US –FG

Buhari fires Christian pilgrim commission executive secretary

Two cops nabbed for killing father of four

NBC warns broadcast stations against violating codes

Ekiti moves to curb September flooding

Be agents of change, VC tells clerics

Nigeria, a laughing stock in oil business — Petroleum minister

UBEC disburses N2.76bn for renovation of schools

FG verifies former Nigeria Airways workers

Take over forests to curb insecurity, FG urged

Family tackles army for Benue farmer’s death

Lawmaker donates vehicle to NSCDC in Gombe

Fuel-laden tanker falls on Owerri/Port Harcourt road

Police arrest murder suspect, recover motorcycle in Niger

Stop patronising healing homes, Emmanuel tells A’Ibom residents

Ex-police officer, other arraigned for defiling Ebonyi minor

DPR seals off 55 filling stations in Rivers

Missing N150m: Anambra youths, women protest against monarch

Man nabbed for defiling five-year-old girl in Yola

Rape: Police grill Fatoyinbo for eight hours

Immigration introduces online application

I’ve never visited Dubai, says Sowore

Ihedioha signs three executive bills into law

Abia didn’t have N7.65bn I could steal – Kalu

Ikpeazu seeks understanding over salaries, pensions

Ex-Edo lawmaker predicts end to Assembly crisis

Assembly stops Abiodun

Yobe gov okays N365m for pension, gratuities

We’ll floor APC in Bayelsa polls – PDP

40,630 cheated during June/July exams –NECO

Missing Abuja judge found

A’Ibom to shut 1,140 illegal schools

S’West strategises for security outfit take-off

Repentant Zamfara bandits battle recalcitrant colleagues

NBA, judiciary failed Onnoghen, says Abaribe

Lack of transformational leaders affecting Africa – Afe Babalola

FG detaining trafficking survivors in slave-like conditions – Report

Seven bodies found, 108 rescued in capsized boat

Oyo approves 100 patrol vehicles

Again, FG redeploys another 99 civil servants

Can peace be found between war-weary Jukun/Tiv brothers?

28 arrested in EFCC, FBI collaboration, says Magu

End insurgency with 10,000 troops, expert tells minister

‘Red Cross assisted 333,684 flood victims’

Lagos board seeks responsible pilgrims

We don’t have name-change order — Makurdi varsity

CIPM registrar appointed commissioner in Lagos

Re: NIMC: Tyranny of inefficient governance

Deployment of troops in South-West

Fourth seed Thiem crashes out in first round at US Open

$9.6bn judgment: We have no record of P&ID investment in Nigeria —Emefiele

The Gambia’s first president, Dawda Jawara, dies aged 95

$9.6bn judgment, an assault on every Nigerian —Finance Minister

COZA rape allegation: Fatoyinbo remains in Police custody as he seeks bail perfection

Kebaier named new Tunisia coach

Neymar fulfills ‘dream’ with cameo in Netflix drama

Uganda launches national airline with flight to Kenya

Malaysian prosecutors wrap up first case against Najib

World 800m champion Arzamasova given provisional drugs ban

Nigeria’s Oluyinka Olutoye appointed Surgeon-in-Chief at US hospital

Kidnapped Enugu Perm Sec regains freedom

WHO appoints Niger gov’s wife as expert on cervical cancer elimination

Ex-Google engineer charged with theft

Chinese doctors digitize surgery, operate on patient 136km away

DPR launches digital device for accurate dispensing of petroleum products

APC chieftain loses 24-year-old son, Buhari mourns

We recorded 40,630 cases of malpractices in last exam —NECO

NIS upgrades visa-on-arrival procedure

Defending champion Osaka scratches out win at US Open

Tiger Woods undergoes knee surgery, schedule unaffected

Court to hear IMN’s motion on proscription order Wednesday

Umahi sacks information commissioner

NBA, judiciary failed Onnoghen —Abaribe

BREAKING: Buhari approves new NDDC board

Loaded fuel tanker falls on Owerri/Port Harcourt Expressway

Re-establishment of police ministry to address insecurity — Minister

Kidnap victim narrates ordeal after NSCDC’s rescue in Nasarawa

Morocco seizes more than 460kg of cannabis

Detention order: Court to hear Sowore’s motion on Wednesday

Sacked Christian Pilgrims Executive Secretary thanks Buhari

Five migrants dead, 20 missing in sinking off Libya

LASU Senate re-elects Oke as DVC Administration

FG generates N311.94bn from VAT in Q2, 2019 —NBS

Every Nigerian deserves to be very rich —Osinbajo

Repentant bandits kill three brothers in Zamfara

Why we are probing Ambode —Lagos Assembly

BREAKING: Lagos Assembly inaugurates panel to probe Ambode

APC committee disqualifies ex-Cross-River REC from Bayelsa gov primary

BREAKING: Missing Federal judge found in FCT satellite town

Everton star Gbamin set to miss two months with thigh injury

BREAKING: Covenant University increases tuition payable by new students

FBI list: We’ve found N486m, arrested 28 —EFCC

Five migrants dead, 20 missing in Libya boat accident

FG dismisses report of execution of Nigerians in Saudi 

Reps member denounces Akeredolu’s wife over Idanre Hills’ post

Reps member frowns on Akeredolu’s wife over Idanre hills’ post

BREAKING: Buhari fires Christian pilgrim commission executive secretary

MTV VMA: Cardi B, Missy Elliot, Taylor Swift win big

JUST IN: NECO releases May/June 2019 exam results

Police arrest officer who beat FUTA student

US company, Costco, opens first store in China

2019 BBNaija: Gedoni applauds Mercy’s strategy

Thai premier’s fails to fully recite oath of allegiance —Ombudsman

Respect your dignity, NYSC DG advises female corps members

70-year-old man asks court to compell ex-wife to return bride price

Man loses 20-year marriage over laziness

59 BRT passengers injured, woman die in collision with Dangote truck

Rivers Rep laments Total operations’ relocation to Lagos

2019 BBNaija: ‘I see a future with Khafi’ —Gedoni

Four in court over alleged abduction of teenager

Families of kidnap victims in Nasarawa seek govt’s aid

PHOTOS: Several injured as trailer collides with BRT bus

Osun@28: Better days ahead of us, says Oyetola

BREAKING: Ameh returns as IPAC President

Woman in court for allegedly swindling fiance’ of N3m

BREAKING: US increases tourism visa cost to N99, 900 for Nigerians, blames FG

JUST IN: Italian oil major makes huge gas discovery in Nigeria

5 usefulness of search engine —Google

VIDEO: Policemen allegedly injure FUTA student

$9bn judgment: Buhari asks EFCC, NIA to probe 2010 contract

Teenager pleads not guilty in Cyprus rape claim trial

Cantona to be honoured with UEFA President’s Award

LASG to eliminate delay in building plan approval

Senate President visits fire, flood victims in Yobe

Madrid hit by heavy flooding

Nigerian National Youth and Sports Award to start 2020 —Minister of Sports

Gombe NYSC begins post-camp training for corps members

BREAKING: COZA Pastor, Fatoyinbo, in our custody —Police

12th African Games: Nigeria win six gold medals in weightlifting

Indonesia deploys over 8,000 workers to extinguish forest fires

Migrant drowns while trying to swim to UK

Dozens missing as Cameroonian boat capsizes with over 100 on board

Serena on banned umpire Ramos: ‘I don’t know who that is’

Foreign donors shouldn’t design programmes for Nigeria —Ahmed

Venezuela nurses take side jobs to survive economic crisis

Nigeria win table tennis women doubles gold, silver medals

‘I believe in my ability’, says Sharapova

Brazil slams G7 aid offer as Amazon fires rage

PDP closes defence on Gov Udom Emmanuel’s victory

Serena routs Sharapova in US Open start

Customs retire 304 top officers

How I’ll relate with my perm sec, directors —Fakorede, 27-year-old Oyo commissioner

Judge discharges himself from hospital, goes missing

FBI wanted suspect didn’t sponsor my election – Ihedioha

Secondus subverting PDP constitution for Dickson – Group

Lukaku: Emenalo convinced me to join Everton

Klopp hints at Liverpool exit

AFN wants coaches slot increased to 10

Okagbare disqualified from African Games, apologises to fans

Carabao Cup: Iwobi targets starting spot

Nigeria set best, fastest time record in 100m

Monday, August 26, 2019

Access Bank advocates investment, savings culture among children

Stock market inspires confidence, gains N351bn

FMDQ licensing good competition for capital market – SEC

Still on the Nuremberg Awakening

Malami, CJN disagree on judiciary’s independence

Nigeria’ll be transformed with understanding of science – NAS

British Council promises Nigerian youths

Kidnapping: Demand N300m from FG, Falana tells CAN

Rainstorm destroys 100 houses in Daura

‘We won’t pay ransoms for kidnapped corpers’

Kaduna begins new minimum wage payment in September

Court lifts forfeiture order on Nwaoboshi’s assets

Booklets’ scarcity fuelling corruption at passport offices — Babandede

No plot to make my son next Awujale — Subomi Balogun

Police parade suspects who diverted N40m generators, oil

Protest as APC disqualifies 12 Kogi gov aspirants

Man accuses father-in-law of kidnapping his children

Nigeria’s problem is revenue, not debt — Finance minister

Man arraigned for threatening to kill Catholic priest

Kidnappers abduct members sent to deliver ransom – Kaduna CAN

Gunmen kill two policemen, abduct CMD in Edo

Police rescue female kidnap suspect from lynch mob

Ekweremadu at the crossroads

AfDB, others to promote African development

Ex-minister seeks support for SMEs

FECA workers protest removal of provost

Loan defaulters to lose deposits in other banks

EFCC quizzes Kwara official, others over property fraud

IPOB harassing Buhari story, concocted –Presidency

Magistrates’ absence stalls IPAC chairman’s arraignment

Atiku associate’s brother, kidnapped in Yola

Govs’ suit can’t stop our operations –NFIU

Traders protest auction of N4m goods by Customs

21 Ibadan monarchs prostrate for Olubadan on birthday

Police officers face dismissal for colluding with Wadume

VAT fetches N312bn in three months

NLC plans nationwide rallies, summit over insecurity

NYSC releases names of nine fake corps members

Discos get August 31 deadline to meter MDAs

G7 pledges millions to fight Amazon fires

Lukaku scores on debut as Conte’s Inter reign starts in style

Johnson & Johnson faces possible $17bn payout for pushing opioids

Osinbajo’s ally, ex-Naval chief, others lose N222m as APC disqualifies 12 Kogi aspirants

Serena-Sharapova showdown seizes sportlight at US Open

Koepka pips McIlroy for PGA Player of the Year prize

Federal judge goes missing in Abuja

Okagbare disqualified as two other Nigerian women advance to Tuesday’s 100m final

Eintracht sign Dutch forward Dost

Indonesian set to relocate nation’s capital

Nigerian embassy in Washington flays 78 citizens indicted by FBI

Buhari condoles with Dangote over three deaths in the family

Kogi APC committee approves Bello, three others

Marry among yourselves, NYSC boss urges corpers

You’re a visionary leader, Buhari greets Olubadan at 91

English billionaire Ratcliffe’s Ineos completes Nice takeover

Team Nigeria’s Anigbata grabs triple jump gold, as Ogundeji wins discus silver

My son-in-law only facilitated N50m donations to Obasanjo Library —Atiku

Police combing Awgu axis in search of kidnapped Perm Sec —CP

Falana faults NHRC over Navy’s detention of 40 persons

Plaintiff asks court to compel Britain to arrest, repatriate Kanu

French Open champion Barty fights back for US Open win

Oyo to devote 10% of budget to education —Makinde

Stop interfering in Bayelsa gov primaries, PDP youths tell Secondus

Abba Kyari didn’t send us after Oyo-Ita, EFCC says

Edo Police confirm killing of two officers, abduction of CMD

Strinic quits AC Milan after one season blighted by heart scare

CAF Champions League leading scorers

Bandits burn three military vehicles, injure three women in Katsina

G7 summit: Trump agrees to meet Iranian leader

US Open: Third seed Pliskova battles into second round

Atiku associate’s brother, kidnapped in Yola

Police arrest robbers who attacked Cross River Customs warehouse

Sell pressure: NSE All-Share Index dips by 0.39%

Japan visit: Stories on IPOB harassing Buhari, “concocted”, says Presidency

2019 BBNaija: Khafi emerges Head of House

Abe disagrees with Amaechi over venue of APC congress

Serena ‘ready’ for Sharapova as US Open excitement begins

Gunmen abduct Enugu Perm Sec

Falconets beat Algeria 3-0 to qualify for final

Another woman allegedly killed in Enugu

South African tycoon accused of bribing Zuma dies in car crash

Review your visa policy in Nigeria, Ubah tells Chinese ambassador

We didn’t demolish any mosque in Rivers —Wike

James Rodriguez suffers muscle injury

Impeachment: Kogi CJ inaugurates panel to investigate deputy gov

Minna-Bida road cut off by heavy rains, commuters stranded

Kidnappers kill two policemen, abduct CMD

Stop forcing couples to do pre-wedding HIV test, NGO tells religious bodies

Man in court for alleged threat to kill priest in Ekiti

Gunmen free Imo Anglican Bishop’s wife

Court vacation delays El-Zakzaky’s plans for foreign medical treatment 

Jigawa govt. declares Tuesday work-free day

Hisbah board arrests 146 beggars in Kano

Gunmen invade Customs warehouse in Calabar

Heavy downpour wreaks havoc in Daura

Beware of fake social media messages offering loans —CBN cautions

I’m working to strengthen, rid judiciary of corruption —CJN

Sokoto gets first private varsity 

Djokovic to play for Serbia in the new Davis Cup

FIRS charges VAT on online transactions January 2020 —Fowler

Nasarawa Assembly gets 22 standing committee chairmen

BREAKING: Kaduna commences new minimum wage payment Sept

5 things we learned in European football this weekend

Court vacates interim forfeiture order on Nwaoboshi’s assets

Benue varsity students protest treatment of shot president

BREAKING: Controversial Ibadan kings visit Olubadan as he turns 91

Three die, 90 missing in Cameroon-bound ferry mishap

NSCDC busts Borno seven-man forgery syndicate

PSG lose Mbappe for a month with hamstring injury, Cavani out for three weeks

EFL: Bolton face expulsion after sale collapses

Leave Ihedioha out of Odionyemma’s FBI case —Imo Gov’s aide

PHOTOS: Japanese in Nigerian attire welcome Buhari to Japan

Court summons AGF, EFCC over Yari’s property

Three die, 90 missing in Cameroon boat accident

Scarcity of booklets fuelling corruption at passport offices — Immigration CG

Ondo varsity resumes after warning strike

Taraba Govt, APC in counter-accusations over kidnapper Wadume’s ‘employer’

Workers protest FECA provost’s sacking

Workers protest FECA provost’s sack

37 militants killed in Afghanistan

Flood: Council seeks support for 7,000 IDPs in Borno

BREAKING: Court upholds APC’s choice of indirect primary for Kogi gov poll

Indonesia announces new capital

China trade talks ‘more meaningful’, says Trump

Davido, Burna Boy, Nasty C lead 2019 AFRIMA Continental Nominees’ List

You may not be as lucky as Bakassi Strike Force — GOC warns new militant groups

Court remands driver for stabbing man with knife

Why I joined Kogi gov race —Irukera

South African coach slams ‘ridiculous’ award to his goalkeeper

Harvey Weinstein to hear new accusations against him

Group asks court to expedite action on Kalu’s trial 

No ransom for kidnapped corps members —NYSC DG

Tennis: Injury forces Raonic out of US Open

DR Congo unveils new government after seven-month delay

Sudan’s persecuted Christians eye long-sought freedom

China’s yuan sinks to weakest in 11 years amid trade tension

Nigeria needs divine intervention, says Olukoya

Police arrest 25 suspected cultists in Lagos

Israeli court bars ‘racist’ candidates from September poll

Ibrahimovic at the double as Galaxy, LAFC draw

I tried to copy Messi and LeBron, says Griezmann after Barca double

Hachimura, Japan’s mixed-race basketball star who once hid from the world

Marketers accuse oil firms of N400m fraud

12th Africa Games: Nigeria wins 3 golds in badminton, basketball, weightlifting

CAF Champions League: Enyimba whip Rahimo 5-0

Ex-Congressman, Joe Walsh, to challenge Trump in 2020 GOP primary

Griezmann double helps Barca back to winning ways

Atletico Madrid keep up winning La Liga start at Leganes

25 NYSC members nabbed for certificate forgery

Two vehicle ‘brainbox’ thieves apprehended in Lagos

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Man molests, impregnates 16-year-old pupil in Ekiti

Who’ll you choose: Buhari or Lord Lugard?

Why we’ll continue to promote Sango festival – Alaafin

Power generation falls to 2,970MW on Discos’ demand

JAMB plans mobile courts for exam fraudsters

Racist insults’ll make me stronger – Pogba

Neymar replacement: PSG plan £100m Zaha swoop

Serena, Sharapova showdown electrifies US Open

Kalu, Onyekuru shine, Ndidi missing

It’s hard to leave Nigeria – Rohr

Simon vows to keep working hard

Griezman leads Camp Nou rout

Carragher to Silva: Play Iwobi now

Oshoala celebrates first Barca trophy

Gourcuff hails match-winner Simon

D’Tigers win Peak tourney in China

Banks’ software investment rises 55% to N120bn

Navy detention: Falana shouldn’t blame us, says NHRC

NSCDC cautions applicants against extortion

Zamfara okays RUGA settlements for 17 councils

Katsina raises out-of-school children’s panel, gets $3m grant

Police invitation: IPAC chairman assembles 20 lawyers

Adeoyo hospital rehabilitation

We’ve yet to arrest Ondo killer parents — Police

Ekiti subsidises fertiliser for farmers

Edo primary school teachers reject resumption date

Don’t negotiate with Kanu, youths tell S’East govs

Ibadan happy with gov over suit withdrawal – Mogajis

Isoko chiefs back Omo-Agege as Delta APC leader

We won’t make excuses – Sanwo-Olu’s cabinet

Lagos asks property owners to perfect documents

LASG warns against attack on firefighters

Okagbare, Oduduru arrive Rabat

Ndidi’s return to school motivates Nigerians

CCL: Enyimba advance with 5-0 win, Pillars out

Police attack 98-year-old Anambra woman with AK-47

Alaibe rejects list of congress officials

Nigeria, US working to stop online fraud –Presidency

‘Tinubu’s critics‘ll soon hail his qualities’

Vatsa faults junior ministerial position for Niger

‘Bayelsa Tradermoni distribution not vote- buying’

Dickson’s camp dominates Bayelsa PDP ward congress

Asiwaju accuses FG of destroying Ogun tomato business

Gunmen open fire on Benue student leader

CEO hails Makinde on security

Open registers for corrupt govs, SERAP tells Malami

Afenifere meets Akintoye, denies Yoruba leadership talk

Olubadan clocks 91 today, Rep hails monarch

Gbajabiamila greets Sultan at 63

$9.6bn: British firm listing Nigeria assets for seizure

Taraba killings: Army to court-martial soldiers in Jos

Herdsmen activities in Igbo land barbaric – Nnamani

Timo Werner fires Leipzig to nervy victory after contract extension

Silva sparkles as Aguero double fires Man City

Sub Vitolo strikes as Atletico Madrid win again

Andy Murray to face French player in Mallorca

Aguero reaches 400 goals in City stroll, Newcastle stun Spurs

1,091 Kaduna hajj pilgrims return from Saudi

12 killed in attacks by cattle rustlers in Kenya

25 escape death in Anambra auto crashes –FRSC

Council head sues for peace among Bodija market leaders

Abiola, Fasheun get posthumous honours as OPC marks 25th anniversary

Salah shines as Liverpool sink Arsenal

7 killed in collision between plane and helicopter

AbdulRazaq mourns 17 Kwara post-UTME students who died in auto crash

AC Milan make poor start in Serie A with Udinese loss

PHOTOS: Borno, Lagos govs, others accompany Buhari to Japan

2019 BBNaija: Gedoni, Jackye evicted from the house

No excuses for Newcastle shock, admits angry Pochettino

VIDEO: DJ Cuppy, Anthony Joshua chill out in Spain

2019 BBNaija: Tacha, Mercy receive strike from Big Brother

Don’t blame us for Navy’s illegal detention of 40 persons, NHRC tells Falana

Guardiola impressed by Man City’s attacking quality

Football: Leading English Premier League scorers

Klopp hails ‘amazing’ Salah as Liverpool down Arsenal

Rennes go top of Ligue 1 as Monaco’s struggles continue

BREAKING: Newcastle stun insipid Spurs with helping hand from VAR

Encourage multinational engineering firms to employ Nigerian engineers, NSE tells FG

Iranian women can watch World Cup qualifier in stadium —Official

BBNaija (S4); Lovebirds Mercy, Ike in heated argument

I was shocked when my name was missing on ministerial list —Shittu

#IgboYahooBoys, #YorubaDrugDealers trend as Nigerians fight dirty over FBI list

23 convicted Nigerian drug couriers on death row in Saudi

Photo of Keyamo with suspected Internet scammer, Jerry Elo Ikogho, surfaces online

In China, scorpions are a tasty delicacy

FG’ll prosecute those demanding bribes from SIP administrators —Uwais

It’s wrong to make love in full glare of viewers, Runsewe tells BBNaija

Bayern Munich target Timo Werner extends contract at Leipzig

BREAKING: Gunmen attack Enugu Police station

Migrant dies after police car chase in Croatia

Football: English Championship table

Neymar excluded from PSG’s Toulouse clash as transfer saga drags on

One dead, two injured in Greek migrant camp fight

Racist abuse ‘only makes me stronger’ says Pogba

‘We can get even better’: Liverpool’s Henderson warns title rivals

Chelsea’s Abraham inspired by criticism

Star Wars, ‘Frozen 2’ footage wows Disney fans

Guardiola hopes for impact from wounded Mendy

Iran to let women attend football World Cup qualifier

Djokovic motivated by talk of catching Federer in Slams

German man injured by marauding elephant in Thailand

For G7, ‘too early’ to reintegrate Russia: diplomatic sources

Trump denies China trade war causing friction at G7

I like doing house chores to encourage my sons –Bolaji Abdullahi

North Korean leader oversees test of ‘super-large rocket launcher’

G7 protesters throw stones, French police respond with tear gas

Tarka: Statesman who took Middle Belt to national relevance

Nigerian singer Rema makes Obamas’ summer playlist

BBNaija (S4): Fans hail DJ Switch, Khafi at Saturday party

Buhari didn’t prescribe new roles for Abba Kyari, SGF, Presidency replies PDP, others

Open public registers for corrupt govs, others, SERAP urges Malami

VIDEO: I can’t stop craving street-sold roasted corn —UBA chairman, Tony Elumelu

Man who regained sight after 21-year blindness: I can stare at plants, animals all day

Ghanaian Mumuni scores seven-minute CAF Cup hat-trick

Trump backs Johnson as ‘right man’ for Brexit

The worship of an unknown ‘god’

People see us as criminals but we’re victims too –Fulani in Enugu settlements

The Bolekaja economic theory

Miyetti and IPOB’s muscle flexing

Doctors battle to save five-year-old raped in Adamawa

Discos suffer N1.15tn four-year tariff shortfall

Ahead of Saudi showdown: Ruiz plans to end Joshua’s career in Diriyah

I spent 27 months in detention over false allegations – Onyeobi, Iyase of Asaba

Edo herbalist who raped, impregnated daughter: He told me nothing wrong with his act — Monarch

We’ll surely attack South-East governors abroad — Kanu, IPOB leader

Tracking down South-East govs abroad an empty threat — Gov Umahi’s aide

Saturday, August 24, 2019

I sold my day old baby for N500,000 – Imo woman

N13m: APC disowns Wadume, asks him to name sponsors

Retired policeman kills man at Imo festival

Gent coach laments: We couldn’t afford Onuachu

Mikel earns $1.6m annually at Trabzonspor

Metu happy to represent Nigeria

I’m not desperate to get a club – Anichebe

Uzoho revels in season’s first clean sheet

Akpeyi saves penalty in Chiefs draw

West Brom’s unbeaten run thrills Ajayi

Buhari appoints PEBEC secretary, Oduwole, as Special Adviser

Soyinka to FG: Stop using security agencies to silence Nigerians

Nothing can stop actualisation of Biafra –IPOB

Dare promises immediate renovation of Abuja stadium

Champions Shield: Bayelsa Queens down Rivers Angels

I’m a businessman, not musician – JJC

I didn’t protest against Pastor Adeboye to seek relevance – Baba Fryo

My bum gets me the most attention– Bola Majida

On Rema’s Afrimma hat trick

A fan once asked to marry my picture — Joeboy

Being evicted early from BBN shocking — KimOprah

I’ve cried many times for my career –Tim Godfrey

Romance not all about sex –Mr Ibu

God gave me MFM vision in one-room apartment –Olukoya

Avert varsity strike, workers tell Adamu, Ngige

Dual citizenship: Senate President, Speaker risk losing seats

$9bn award: FG may invite ex-NNPC bosses, Diezani, others

NAF attacks Sambisa, kills terrorists

Six mine-resistant military vehicles intercepted in Adamawa

Customs blocking farmers from transporting tomatoes to market –Onimeko

NAPTIP arrests suspects trafficking Ghanaian girls to Nigeria

Ogun gov appoints ex-AIG chairman security trust fund

Gunmen kidnap five in Kaduna – Police

FRSC, foundation to launch anti-corruption app

Hundreds stranded as fallen tanker grounds Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

FUOYE to honour imam who saved Christians

Community stops police from arresting murder suspects

Boko Haram burnt 73 houses, 28 shops in Konduga —Borno govt

NULGE wants anti-graft agencies to monitor council funds

UK school club lauds Nigerian pupil

Insecurity: FG, Rivers deploy more policemen in Ogoni communities

FG moves to assess projects in N’Delta

Ihedioha denies Okorocha’s N2.8bn sanitation allegation

Depression pushed me into comedy— Anita Asuoha (Real Warri Pikin)

Building honesty

Pictures can be used to foster national unity— Novo Isioro

I didn’t bleach, my skin has adapted to comfort— Frederick Leonard

Men of power: Nigeria’s most influential power brokers

Pension operators invest N250.02bn in real estate

Labour vows to resist retrenchment at NIPOST

I don’t know why Buhari still trusts security chiefs –Rev Fr Evaristus Bassey

North won’t give up power anytime soon –Mailafia

Skills gap slowing digitalisation in Nigeria, others — PwC

Johnson insists US digital giants must be taxed ‘fairly and properly’

Just in: Gunmen kidnap five in Kaduna

Fresh fighting breaks out in northeastern DR Congo

French police fire tear gas at anti-G7 protesters near summit

Doctors battle to save life of 5-year-old molested in Yola

Soldiers intercept Mine Resistant Military Vehicles in Adamawa

Lagos hosts ‘Love Never Fails’ Global Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses

FG to deliver one million houses yearly —Minister

Enugu govt to carry out autopsy on slain pregnant woman

Lewandowski hits hat-trick as Coutinho makes Bayern bow

Tanzanian journalist regains freedom after ‘false’ news arrest

APC screens six aspirants for Bayelsa gov poll

Salah stars as Liverpool surge past Arsenal

Don’t believe everything on social media, Soyinka cautions

IG’s wife donates N2m to IDPs in FCT 

Igbo, Yoruba may lose Presidency in 2023 – Shehu Sani 

Macron leads pressure on Bolsonaro over Amazon fires

Williams ban for US Open umpire after Serena-Osaka furore

N13m: We don’t sponsor thugs, APC counters Wadume, says he’s PDP member

BREAKING: Retired police officer kills man at Imo festival

BBNaija: Housemate Khafi wins N7.6m car

Clashes: Wike promises to beef up security in Ogoni communities

Deputy Speaker, Wase, greets Sultan at 63

Boko Haram burns 73 houses, 28 shops in Konduga —Borno Govt

Move over Angelina Jolie, it’s ‘humanitarian pup’

Rashford suffers penalty woe as Palace stun Man Utd

Leverkusen crush Duesseldorf as Hoffenheim win five-goal thriller

Literacy: Kaduna trains 6,828 ‘Primary 1’ teachers

Analysis: Chelsea’s first win is child’s play for Lampard

Six suspected fake corps members arrested in Katsina

UK’s Johnson ‘very worried’ about US-China trade war

I sold my day old baby for N500,000 — Imo woman

Britain sends another warship to Gulf

Human trafficking: FG launches ‘Not for Sale’ campaign

Neymar playing Toulouse match dependent on club —Tuchel

Kyari, Adamu, others attend wedding of Sultan’s daughter

Britain’s Prince Andrew denies witnessing Epstein abuse

Petition: Imo PDP is confused, Okorocha tells IG

Gov Sule signs 400 Certificates of Occupancy in three months

Kogi gov poll: US-based doctor, Audu Alfa, emerges AA candidate

Allow children take immunisation, Gov Masari begs parents

Macron, Trump break the ice with surprise pre-G7 lunch

UPDATED: Abraham double fires Chelsea to first win for Lampard

BREAKING: Lampard tastes victory as Chelsea beat Norwich 3-2

Kaduna Central: Tribunal knocks out PDP candidate’s petition

VIDEO: School where women are taught to be good wives

Twelve dead in Niger Boko Haram village attack

I love sex as it enhances my fitness –63-yr-old Bash Ali

Convicts willingly return to prison after fire outbreak

Seven signs your partner no longer wants you

Minimum wage talks end in deadlock again

Parents should monitor their children’s activities —Lawmaker, Chinda

Govt bulldozes restaurant after owner attacks tourists

 NYSC catches two fake corps members in Katsina

Isolated Trump descends on G7, talking trade war

Bashir defence asks Sudan court for bail

Flights suspended at Libya airport after rocket fire

Be selfless, patriotic, Catholic Archbishop urges ministers

Kauru LG donates relief materials to Kaduna attack victims

Hajj: First batch of 560 Kwara pilgrims arrive

Delta to clamp down on violators of property protection law

We will send illegal migrants back —UK’s Boris Johnson

NAF fighter jets comb Sambisa, kill scores of terrorists

Tear gas fired as Hong Kong police, protesters clash

US, SE Asia to hold first ever joint maritime drill

INEC pledges to assist Chad to conduct parliamentary polls

Boris Johnson ‘puts foot in it’ at Macron’s Elysee palace

Man spends 82 days in jail for bringing honey into US

No new electricity tariff increase approved yet —NERC

Floods damage roads, submerge houses in Jigawa

Why work is slow on Lagos-Ibadan rail project —Amaechi

I went to see my boyfriend, 14-year-old confesses after father raises kidnap alarm

Protests to greet G7 Summit

Nigerian among top 5 best talents at Mr World

Buhari marks 400th anniversary of slave trade abolition with article in Washington Post

Trump praises Danish PM he called ‘nasty’ over Greenland row

We’ll disgrace, arrest Buhari in Japan, says Kanu

Three prospective corps members caught with fake certificates

Before stardom With… Saheed osupa

My marriage…Bishop Charles Ighile of Holy Spirit Mission

Friday, August 23, 2019

I’m shocked Arsenal let Iwobi go –Lescott

Lille back Osimhen to become Ligue 1 legend

Etebo ready for Stoke City’s starting role

Omeruo ready to face Atletico

Musa delighted with first assist of the season

Ndidi enrolls in university for business degree

I chose music because sports wasn’t lucrative

Iwobi loses on Toffees’ debut

Ibe admits: I must do better

Aina faces Torino sack

Being with a record label saves me from depression –Joel Amadi

I didn’t become a star overnight –Femi Solar

My greatest fear is losing my voice –Caddy Tunes

Why I comment on national issues –I Go Dye

Ceeboi celebrates African ladies in ‘Super Woman’

Alex Ekubo has apologised to me –Ubi Franklin

Not only celebs should lead protests –Sound Sultan

I criticised Tekno’s video for promoting indecency –Belinda Effah

Orphan owes N600,000 after surgery, stranded in LUTH

Prospective NYSC corps members nabbed over fake certificates

Mother of three raped, strangled in Ekiti

Woman arrested for pouring hot water on defiled minor

Maid who stole N1.6m six hours after employment arrested

Federal allocation: LGs reject govs’ revenue sharing proposal, demand 35%

APC’ll rule Nigeria beyond 2023, says Oshiomhole

Military goes after economic lifeline of Boko Haram

Wadume: DHQ panel concludes report, soldiers risk dismissal

Tribunal reserves judgment on Oyo gov poll

Ondo community rejects Akeredolu’s panel on land dispute

Gunmen kidnap Imo Anglican bishop’s wife

PDP unmoved as tribunal sacks Dino Melaye

Buhari jets out to Japan Sunday

Sowore’s detention: 48 human rights groups petition UN, AU

I was charmed by my husband’s focus, humility–Nwadinobi, Medical Women’s International Association President-elect

Stakeholders upbeat over NAPTIP’s sex offender register

Terror tactics of Lagos, Ogun notorious land grabbers

Out-of-school kids: Kano begins free compulsory secondary education

APC screens 16 gov aspirants in Kogi

Ortom replies Akume: You don’t have power to make govs

Gombe CJ frees 38 inmates

Sokoto agog for Sultan daughter’s wedding

UN, CSOs seek protection for aid workers

Niger partners Miyetti Allah to fight banditry

EFCC, FBI arrest Internet fraudsters in Abuja

Court orders Buhari to renew Shell’s OML 11

SEC wants e-Dividend fee included in bank charges

APC knocks Emmanuel over comment on Ibom Air

TUC kicks against FG’s new power tariff plan

Newspaper vendors’ll benefit from N-Power – FG

Buhari appoints perm secs for new ministries

CBN sets lending limits for banks, others

Igbo politicians free to travel, should ignore IPOB threat –Abaribe

Sancho inspires Dortmund comeback against spirited Cologne

Football: Spanish La Liga table, results

Football: German Bundesliga table, results

FG to enroll newspaper vendors into N-Power programme

Thanks for supporting Oyo-Ita, Deputy Speaker commends Buhari

Football: CAF Champions League results

Nine-goal Ahly equal CAF Champions League record

Bayern, Lille confirm Renato Sanches’ transfer

Amaechi fixes Sept for groundbreaking of Transport Varsity in Buhari’s hometown

Osinbajo, former US envoy discuss polio eradication

Why APC will rule beyond 2023 —Oshiomhole

Buhari will not fail Nigerians –Presidency

VIDEO: So This Happened (Ep4) reviews inauguration of ministers by President Buhari, even as village celebrates birth of a male child after a decade and more…

VIDEO: FBI rounds up indicted Nigerian scammers in Los Angeles

Security presence at Seme border not same as closure —Customs

Cultists invade two Rivers communities, kill six

People should be cornerstone of your polices, Tinubu tells Sanwo-Olu

Trump lashes out at China, vows quick response

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Imo Anglican Bishop’s wife

British Airways pilots to strike for three days in September

Conflict threatens education in West, Central Africa —UNICEF

Nigerian extradited to US, fined $1m, jailed 46 months for $8m fraud

Tanzanian journalist arrested for publishing ‘false’ news

Turn yourselves in voluntarily or risk repatriation, govt tells home-based Nigerians indicted in US

Melaye’s sacking, a welcome development — Kogi APC

Appeal Court orders Tribunal to reenlist AA  

Enugu Poly regularises admission procedure with JAMB

Pochettino won’t do any favours for Spurs stars

International firm shuts Nigerian office over ‘extortion, distrust’

World Bank to spend $62m on projects in Adamawa

BREAKING: FG reshuffles perm secs, accounting officers

Klopp hoping for quick Alisson recovery

Buhari not about to gag the Press —Lai Mohammed

BREAKING: Court orders FG to renew Shell’s OML 11 for 20 years

We’re overhauling Police to tackle security challenges —Buhari

Buhari’s remarks during meeting with Northern traditional leaders

BREAKING: FG, Labour meet to end minimum wage logjam

BREAKING: Buhari approves licences for online radio, TV

Chelsea’s misfiring strikers will come good, says Lampard

Buhari meets Northern traditional rulers in Aso Rock

SSANU, NASU threaten full strike over non-implementation of 2009 agreement

Chelsea’s Kante doubtful for Norwich clash

Lagos court remands 9 ‘Yahoo Boys’ in Ekiti prison

Taraba NYSC apprehends three with fake certificates

Four dead, 33 missing after Indonesia ferry fire

Buhari travels to Japan Sunday, returns August 31

Guardiola surprised by Silva’s success in England

Bolsonaro considers deploying army to combat Amazon fires

Only 300 elephants in Nigeria’s wildlife —Conservation Foundation

David Koch, billionaire donor to Republican causes, dies

Oyo tribunal: Makinde, Adelabu, INEC adopt final written addresses

Bayern Munich’s Sanches set for Lille move

Bale has to be the player we know he is —Zidane

Fleeing neighbour allegedly rapes, strangles woman in Ekiti

APC NWC meets party governors

I didn’t collect N6.2bn for Ruga in South-East —Ohanaeze Ndigbo president

Busola Dakolo: Why I boycotted PFN panel — Fatoyinbo 

Newcastle not in crisis but need results —Manager

Grasshoppers ravage farms in Gombe

Five killed in Algiers rap concert stampede

BREAKING: Jubilation over my sacking will be short-lived — Melaye

My sacking, miscarriage of justice —Melaye

Truck crushes soldier to death in Abeokuta

Don’t comment on Yari’s corruption investigation, APC Zamfara warns members

2019 BBNaija: ‘The Icons’ wins wager task

Davido asks fans to name upcoming album

Tribunal sacks Dino Melaye, orders fresh election

APC screens sixteen governorship aspirants in Kogi

Police evacuate bombs planted in 10 locations during civil war

Putin vows ‘symmetric response’ to US missile test

Solskjaer to give Pogba another chance from the penalty spot

NAHCON organises special flight for 2019 hajj returnees

Ghana draws African-American tourists with ‘Year of Return’

McGregor sorry for ‘unacceptable’ pub attack

5 million emails sent in 10 days: Inside the world of 78 Nigerian Yahoo Boys

California to sue Trump over new migrant children detention policy

Enugu police investigate death of woman in a farm

Juventus begin Serie A defence without ailing Sarri

Names, aliases of 78 Nigerian-born Yahoo Boys nabbed by FBI

Arsenal out to close gap on Liverpool, Lampard seeks first win

Wan-Bissaka embodies bright start by youthful Man Utd

Barcelona look to Messi for inspiration

New signings in the spotlight as Bayern Munich look to reboot

Renovate our orientation camp, Cross River NYSC begs govt

Man beaten to death over faulty gadget

Flood sweeps away three kids during Kano downpour

De Bruyne close to beating Ozil’s record

Pogba, 50 black players’ account for Twitter monitoring

Corruption headlines challenges before new sports minister

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Operators outline steps to improve manufacturing sector performance

Slain herder’s family denies retaliatory attacks

Gombe gov, NYSC assure corps members of safety

Son, gang members steal father’s car in Katsina

Police nab three for robbery, kidnapping in Niger

Accidents claim 168 lives in Bauchi zone — FRSC

Monarchs, officials sabotaging TraderMoni –Presidency

Police entrance exams

Review Enugu airport’s closure – S’East traders

N6.9bn: N’Delta communities vow to destroy oil facilities

‘Sahara Group’ll support South Sudan energy sector’

NNPC under-remitted N78bn to Federation Account – NEITI

3,891 debtors owe banks above N1bn each

CIBN urges support for digital banking

Fidelity Bank rewards customers

Lagos to pay N1.5bn accrued pensions

Governors kick as FG demands N614bn bailout refund

Police extort Lagos motorist for using Google map

Woman beats daughter to death, flees with corpse

Buhari’s reading list for ministers, banks’ no-brainer survey

Alleged rapists get N500,000 bail in Enugu

Three UNN students killed by cultists

Retired police officer, four others murdered in Imo

Jumia unveils sales fraud

Banks defy CBN on torn N50 notes, others

FG, states, LGs share N769.523bn for July

SEC approves NSE rulebook on derivatives market

Stock market gains N255bn on renewed investors’ interests

INEC worker accuses A’Ibom APC witness of impersonation

Buhari has enthroned corruption –Timi Frank

Controversy surrounds Akintoye’s emergence as Yoruba leader

Aregbesola seeks support to tackle insecurity

Labour, FG meet today on minimum wage

FBI indicts Nigerians in ‘massive’ $3bn fraud

Be good ambassador, Makinde tells sports minister

FCT undeveloped plots

Ogun Assembly supports security trust fund, OGROMA bills

Police salaries unchanged 10 months after FG’s increment

Sokoto lawmaker kidnapped

PFN ends rape probe, Fatoyinbo shuns panel

Herdsmen kill pregnant woman in Enugu

German police identify Ekweremadu’s attackers, IPOB adamant

Oyo seeks partners to revamp companies

Kwara scholarship board under probe for alleged fraud

Imo partners British Council

Don’t expose yourselves to kidnappers, NYSC tells corpers

EFCC, ICPC to beam searchlight on fraudulent banks —Malami

How 40 bandits attacked my deputy’s convoy –Gov Sule

My EFCC ordeal started during presidential election — Iwu

FG, firm tackle ozone depleting materials in industries

Buhari’s ministers: Another whimper not a bang

The Nuremberg Awakening

Harvey Weinstein to face new indictment in court

Be good ambassador of Oyo, Makinde charges Sunday Dare

NAF destroys Boko Haram logistics base, kills scores

You can’t make 27-year-old APC member a commissioner, PDP tells Makinde

Two Nigerians arrested in US over multi-million dollar internet fraud

Former Black Star striker, Agogo, dies at 40

We consulted before increasing electricity tarrif —NERC

Insecurity: Nigerians may resort to self-help, Ohanaeze says

Oxlade-Chamberlain signs new Liverpool deal

N-Power beneficiaries, corpers may be recruited as community policemen —FG

35 state govt owe FG N614bn —Finance minister

512 Nigerian students enjoy Chinese scholarship —Official

PRONACO opposes Akintoye’s choice as new Yoruba leader

Florida prepares to execute killer who targeted gays

Four policemen who killed Lagos phone thieves lose jobs, remanded in prison

Djokovic could face Federer in US Open semis, Nadal in final

Woman beats daughter to death, escapes with corpse in Ondo

Everyone who caused $9bn award against Nigeria willl be punished – Malami

Man sues estranged wife for monies spent on son he didn’t father

Tennis: Federer falls into Djokovic’s half of US Open draw

Sarri to miss Juve’s opening Serie A fixtures with pneumonia

Justice Ministry will now vet contracts before FG signs —Malami

Serena Williams to face Sharapova in first match at US Open

PHOTOS: Buhari visits Zaria, inaugurates projects, gets horse gift

Focus on intelligence gathering, Aregbesola directs NSCDC

The Obamas make Hollywood debut with documentary

Tennis: Murray pursues singles comeback at Challenger Tour

Court remands four SARS operatives for allegedly killing phone thieves

My administration has invested N1.3trn on education —Buhari

VIDEO: AMCON repossesses Donald Duke’s property

Falana approaches court, seeks date for hearing Sowore’s application

New Zealand Speaker babysits MP’s infant on parliament’s floor

NYSC swearing-in: Your safety is assured —Gombe gov

Obamas make Hollywood movie debut with ‘American Factory’

Real Madrid loan Japan’s Kubo to Mallorca

VIDEO: Akpabio fêted by MC Galaxy at post-inauguration party

Watford loan Sweden winger Sema to Udinese

Fleeing Borno residents return after Boko Haram attack

Troubled Bolton accept manager Parkinson’s resignation

Respect host community’s culture, Gov Ishaku urges corps members

Owner allegedly creates another entrance after DPR seals gas plant

Aregbesola enlists Nigerians’ support to tackle insecurity 

Why we restrict movement at Seme border —Customs

Benue seals three health facilities

Boko Haram attacks Gubio, Magumeri LGs in Borno

How gunmen abducted Sokoto lawmaker —Police

2019 BBNaija: Frodd, Sir Dee prank Esther on birthday

EFCC interrogates board chairperson, five others in Kwara

Family of slain herdsman deny planning retaliatory attacks

X-raying the rudiments of DevOps

85-year-old woman caught in an orgy with five elderly men

Coutinho will not start for Bayern Munich on Saturday —Kovac

FG receives 4,000 Nigerian refugees from Cameroon

Besiktas sign Spurs winger N’Koudou

Ogun govt. seals four houses in Abeokuta over open defecation

Embattled Oyo-Ita back in office 

BREAKING: Gunmen kill retired Police officer, four others in Imo

Ex-Super Falcons player, Ifeanyichukwu Chiejine dies

12-year-old boy drowns in Kano

One dies, many injured in Ondo road accident

Paris hospital: One dead, several injured in fire

Busola Dakolo: Fatoyinbo snubs panel as PFN concludes investigation

JUST IN: Tribunal strikes out HDP’s petition against Buhari’s election

Neymar future remains up in air as PSG reject Real Madrid offer

BREAKING: Suspected herdsmen kill pregnant woman in Enugu

MFA issues travel advisory to officials, dignitaries 

BREAKING: Hoodlums kidnap Sokoto lawmaker

Lawmaker kidnapped in Sokoto

Osinbajo, governors hold NEC meeting today

Bayern hope Coutinho arrival will boost season

Do not listen to gossips, Lalong tells Tallen

Henry’s desire to succeed as manager undimmed by Monaco misery

‘Suya’ seller allegedly assaults three brothers

PRP rejects tribunal ruling on Shehu Sani, to appeal the judgement

Police re-arrest escaped prisoner in Enugu

Chelsea defender Zappacosta completes Roma loan move

Messi ‘made me better player’, says Ronaldo

Ekiti to deduct N1.5bn loans from guarantors’ salaries

Djokovic, Osaka named US Open top seeds

Benue secures N1.7bn to address rural child health

Military panel probes Wadume’s confession, invites police

America extends visa ban to British PM’s girlfriend Carrie Symonds

Indonesia shuts internet in Papua over unrest fears

Buhari reduces ministers to Kyari’s clerical aides — PDP

Police nab kidnappers who took yam, schnapps, palm oil as ransom

Scores missing after China hit by mudslides

Don’t rely on party leaders for PDP ticket, Secondus tells Kogi, Bayelsa gov aspirants

I may retire next year – Ronaldo

How to prevent obesity

IPOB justifies attack on Ekweremadu, targets Umahi

Nigeria risks fiscal crisis without increased revenue — Ahmed

Four policemen arrested for killing disarmed suspects

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Nigerians to pay more for electricity consumption

Stock market records biggest gain in two months

Nigeria and the El-Zakzaky challenge

Gunmen burn houses in fresh Plateau attack

Atiku’s petition against Buhari to get judgement date

NSE delists Skye Bank, Fortis MfB

How we ended up in the Abacha era

Obono-Obla blames Osinbajo for ordeal with ICPC

APC inaugurates screening panels for Kogi, Bayelsa

Proposed settlement: 21 Ibadan kings may drop crowns

Food import: AFBTE advises CBN on forex ban

Insurers seek NSE’s support for recapitalisation

FG’s August bonds undersubscribed by investors

Buhari signs N600bn intervention fund for power sector

MAN advises ministers on policies to revive industries

We’ll attract investments, boost trade — Adebayo

More have been killed under Buhari – Secondus

PDP clears 34 for Kogi, Bayelsa gov primaries

Buhari reappoints Adesina, Shehu, Akande as spokespersons

Ihedioha’s plan to probe past Imo govs welcomed–Ohakim

Kwara Assembly probes aviation college aircraft sale, others

Dickson seeks US support for Bayelsa polls

Tribunal overrules APC on subpoenaed witnesses

FG spends N9.8bn on polio

Obaseki vows to deal with corrupt commissioners

Farm worker’s death: ‘Boss not yet indicted’

Army court-martials soldier who killed Abia motorcyclist

Transporters protest police, FRSC, VIO extortion in Ogun

Murder suspects fight over victim’s motorcycle proceeds

Practitioners advocate shorter court judgments

Lawyer’s reputation more important than SAN rank — Oluyede

N’West gets nine senior ministers, Afenifere, Ohanaeze kick

Buhari knocked for ordering ministers to report to Kyari

Doctor dies rescuing electrocuted neighbours in Lagos

Ministers resume, promise to actualise Buhari’s vision

Families’ bid to stop land sale suffers setback

$16bn power projects: SERAP welcomes Obasanjo’s govt probe

Ekiti tribunal reserves judgment on Olujimi/Adeyeye petition

Praises, concerns for new prison law

Three killed in Chad police station attack

Take bribe, get dismissed, FRSC threatens personnel

Ekiti removes homeless people, lunatics from streets

Insecurity: Police to host 194 Interpol focal officers

Afenifere, Ohanaeze kick as North-West gets nine senior ministers

Man who swallowed 68 cocaine packets arrested in Thailand

Buhari’s ministerial inauguration, a poor parade —PDP

VIDEO: Travellers decry unannounced closure of Seme Border

Trump defends China trade war, says ‘I am the Chosen One’

Railway group welcomes Amaechi, Gbemi Saraki’s appointments

I will end minimum wage logjam —Ngige

Messi back in training ahead of Betis clash

Nigerian robbed, murdered in South Africa —NUSA

Tribunal dismisses Shehu Sani’s petition

Gov polls: Oshiomhole inaugurates screening committees for Kogi, Bayelsa

MAN tasks ministers on policies to revive industries

I don’t know much about Interior ministry, Aregbesola admits

AAU students attack lecturers over rumoured strike

Cabinet: I was reappointed because Buhari trusts me —Lai Mohammed 

Woman allegedly kills eight-year-old daughter for stealing N350

Court grants bail to Zimbabwe ex-VP facing graft charges

Group faults merger of finance, national planning ministries

China probes death of Nigerian in Guangzhou

Dear Canadian Govt, we’re ready to be stolen, Nigerians react to PUNCH article

N537m debt: Court orders takeover of Donald Duke’s property

PDP clears 34 aspirants for Kogi, Bayelsa gov primaries

Buhari re-appoints Adesina, Shehu, Akande as spokespersons

VIDEO: I’m not the one allegedly slapped in London train —Senator Kashamu

Ogun murder suspects fight over sharing formula after selling victim’s motorcycle

Army dismisses Lance Cpl. Ajayi Johnson who allegedly killed Abia motorcycle rider

Ex-Liverpool striker Sturridge signs for Trabzonspor

Rummenigge suggests Sanches, Boateng could leave Bayern Munich

All the President’s women ministers and their portfolios

Twitter agree to meet with Manchester United over Pogba abuse

Juventus look to expand in Asia with new Hong Kong branch

11 militants killed, 15 injured in Somali

Buhari’s speech at the swearing-in of SGF, ministers

Tottenham Hotspur to refinance stadium debt

PHOTOS: Buhari inaugurates ministers

BREAKING: Police arrest officers who killed suspected Lagos phone thieves

APC congratulates Buhari, new ministers, seeks better performance

BREAKING: Malami resumes as AGF

BREAKING: Buhari unbundles ministries, merges, creates others

Ngige, Amaechi, Sirika, others retain portfolios

Kebbi police rescue three-year-old girl from kidnappers

Davido pulls stunning performance with 50 Cent

2019 BBNaija: Enkay apologises for ‘maltreating’ Cindy

Full list of ministers and their portfolios

Deadliest attacks on Kabul since 2008

Ribery arrives Tuscany ahead of Fiorentina move

Toll from Tanzania truck blast reaches 100

Flood takes over residential areas in Maiduguri

JUST IN: FG injects N600bn into power sector

Police outlaw volunteer security outfit in Kaduna

JUST IN: Tribunal reserves judgment on PDP, Atiku’s petition against Buhari’s election

Nigeria targets 2020 to be declared polio-free

Jukun/Tiv crisis: Academic activities resume at Federal varsity Wukari

LIVE UPDATES: Buhari swears in ministers

Neville calls for social media boycott in wake of Pogba racist abuse

Ministers designate to get portfolios after swearing-in —Presidency

Helicopter dropped weapons for my boss inside forest —Suspected bandit

[BREAKING] Ministers’ inauguration: Oyo-Ita arrives Aso Villa

Ronaldo drops retirement hint

Death toll from Kabul wedding attack now 80

Obasanjo Farms, Davido Music, Addide supermarket chain among 19,901 FIRS tax defaulters

When people question your honour, it hurts, says Ronaldo

Lightning kills Indonesia shepherd, 19 buffaloes

Wadume : We won’t stop suspected soldiers’ probe – Military

Serie A coaching shuffle gives Ancelotti’s Napoli hope of toppling Juventus

Jewish Democratic voters show ‘great disloyalty’, Trump says

Ibi residents lament Wadume’s arrest, say they’ll miss his ‘generosity’

Two killed in Kashmir as Trump offers to mediate

Relief, sadness in Ibi over Wadume’s arrest

I’ll deepen mutual relationship between Buhari, Senate —Omoworare

Raid of Ambode’s houses: Magu declines comment

Brazilian Elkeson earns China call-up in landmark move

Lightning kills shepherd, 19 buffaloes

You’re far superior! Trump tells British PM Boris Johnson

Flying Eagles beat South Africa 2-1 to top Group A

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Emmanuel: Kid genius out to rule chess world

BBNaija’s housemate missing as athletes arrive Rabat

Woman’s decomposing corpse found in Delta hotel room

Zinox, firm retrain 1,000 teachers

EU invests N89.80bn in Nigeria’s health sector

Ambode kicks as EFCC raids Ikoyi, Epe houses

Dangote Cement overtakes MTN as NSE’s biggest firm

Zenith Bank’s total assets drop by N57bn

Soldiers attacked cops, freed me, Wadume confesses

DESOPADEC crisis deepens as group sues Okowa

Gombe gov begs foreign health partners to stay

Niger SDP gov candidate regains freedom after N4m ransom

Family accuses police of releasing murder suspect

Tank farms: Satellite Town residents to approach UN

Ondo NSCDC arrests UNIBEN students for Internet fraud

Enugu Catholic priest killed by gunmen buried

SARS operatives kill disarmed suspects in Lagos

Contractor allegedly defrauds client of N4.8m in Lagos

Fayemi appoints Olanipekun Ekiti varsity VC

Obono-Obla sues ICPC, shuns agency’s summons

Boko Haram crisis could last 15 more years – Obasanjo

Sowore collected foreigners’ dollars to topple Buhari – DSS

Army checkpoints disappear from Abia roads

‘NURTW can tackle kidnapping’

Kogi CJ asked to raise Achuba’s impeachment panel

Court awards Rivers N502m monthly on oil well

Gunmen attack Nasarawa deputy gov’s convoy, kill four

Buhari reappoints SSA on Job creation

Repentant bandits helping to fight banditry — Matawalle

UN laments attacks on aid workers in N’East

Laws promotes fairness — LG boss

Delta’s palm trees

CDHR faults plan by S’Arabia to execute Nigerian

KEDCO plans tribunal for errant electricity consumers

Gbajabiamila’s bill seeks to empower local construction firms

Flood ravages 10 Yobe LGs, threatens Jigawa cemetery

Ifa priest faults monarchs, politicians’ romance

No hope that things will be done differently —Yakasai

Buhari’s anti-graft method scares investors away —Ubani

Ministers must get their policy mix right —Yusuf, DG, LCCI

Assembly confirms Lagos chief judge

Sanwo-Olu inaugurates cabinet, assigns portfolios

Canada is ‘stealing’ our young people!

Banditry: How Nigerian military can win the peace (1)

Open letter to President Buhari and his new ministers

Charity beginning from abroad

LAPO disburses N137bn loans in one year

Sowore: DSS challenges court order granting only 45-day detention

Monaco sign Slimani on loan from Leicester

Wrecked ships pose dangers on Nigerian waters —Navy

Nigeria needs double-digit investment in agric —IITA

Trump backs Russia return to G8

Ministers-designate set for inauguration —Presidency

US ‘very far’ from recession, says Trump

South African judge who openly declared HIV status retires

We stopped EFCC from planting foreign currency in Ambode’s house —Lawyers

Don’t lose hope in Nigeria, Obasanjo tells youths

FIBA World Cup: Federation borrowed money for D’Tigers’ trip to China

Buhari announces new heads of MDAs

Almajiri system worrisome, FG, states must act now – Ganduje

SARS operatives shoot dead suspected phone thieves in Lagos

Why probe of Saraki’s aide, wife has been slow —Petitioner

Slain Catholic priest buried in Enugu

Tribunal: Abaribe closes case after calling four witnesses

Impeachment: Set up panel of inquiry, Kogi Assembly asks CJ

Gunmen kill union leader, one other in Plateau

Buhari reappoints Imoukhuede as SSA on Job Creation

Ministers: Nigerians expect results, says Buhari

IG hails operatives over Wadume’s re-arrest

Nigerians can’t get US visa appointment dates despite payments

We won’t allow law breakdown, disorder in state assemblies – Gbajabiamila

Michael Jackson art show opens in Finland despite controversy

Two killed as armed youths invade Rivers community

CAF orders closed door tie for Enyimba

Medical Directors demand national holiday for Stella Adadevoh

VIDEO: Soldiers opened fire on Police, took me to their HQ, cut my handcuffs —Wadume

Policeman allegedly kills self at duty post

Maguire calls for social media clampdown over Pogba racist abuse

Bayern Munich offer Coutinho fresh start on loan

UK to end EU free movement immediately after Brexit

How we re-arrested millionaire kidnapper, Hamisu Wadume

Teenager, two others charged with attempted murder, cultism

BREAKING: Police nab millionaire kidnapper, Hamisu Wadume

PHOTOS: Sanwo-Olu swears in commissioners, special advisers

Sanwo-Olu’s inaugurates cabinet, assigns portfolios 

EFCC raid: There’s no cause for alarm —Ambode

Rivers NBA threatens boycott over lawyers’ kidnaps, assassinations

Return mattress, carpet given as your dowry, court tells divorced wife

Former Zimbabwe VP on the run amid anti-corruption probe

Brazil bus hijacker shot dead by police

Police rescue couple from collapsed building in Jigawa

BREAKING: You can’t access INEC server, Supreme Court dismisses PDP, Atiku’s appeal

VIDEO: EFCC operatives shoot in the air as Epe residents protest raid on Ambode’s house

Donald Trump becomes grandfather for 10th time

Police pensioners lament underpayment of gratuities

Visit to Ambode’s house part of investigation — EFCC

Our school fees remain same —KWASU VC

Gunman in Brazil holds 16 bus passengers hostage

Facebook launches “Developer Circles” in Benin

Ministers: Oyo-Ita absent again as Presidential Retreat enters Day 2

Gombe declares state of emergency in education

Assault: Absence of Senator Abbo stalls trial in Zuba Court

Banks, offices shut as Osun celebrates ‘Isese Day’

Repentant bandits now help us fight banditry — Zamfara gov

Manchester United ‘disgusted’ by racist abuse of Pogba

Juventus coach Sarri has pneumonia, club says

Lawan visits Ekweremadu after IPOB’s attack

Nigerian seeking Ghanaian passport arrested

FG introduces new HIV testing kits

Ortom suspends three traditional rulers in Benue

Police nab suspected robbers, recover pistol in Enugu

NIN enrolment makes slow progress in USA

Supreme Court to rule on PDP, Atiku’s request to access INEC server

TCN lifts suspension order on Port Harcourt DisCo

JUST IN: Supreme Court strikes out Atiku, PDP’s appeal

Hajj: 2,737 Nigerian pilgrims return home

Nigeria’s projected 411m population frightening —Buhari

BREAKING: EFCC raids Ambode’s home in Epe

Chelsea’s Zouma recalls ‘long journey’ back to starting lineup

Osun declares Tuesday public holiday for ‘Isese Day’

Why Nigeria lost out as Egypt sweeps Judo medals —NJF

I’ve been injecting drugs since age 14, I wish I could stop —Addict

Kenya deports Nigerian over alleged drug trafficking

Serena to return to Auckland for Aussie Open warm-up

Man regains sight after 21-year blindness, learns to walk, wear shoes

2019 BBNaija: Team Cruisetopia, Frodd up for possible eviction

13 Chinese tourists killed as bus plunges into ravine

Wizkid breaks records, hits 8m monthly listeners on Spotify

NYSC deploys 2,000 to Kwara, as Batch ‘B’ Stream II orientation begins

We’ve cut expatriates’ participation in oil sector by 80% —NCDMB

Retain post of petroleum minister, group urges Buhari

UI okays armed police patrol on campus

All states must have substantive ministers —VATLAD

Spain criticises Italy’s refusal to accept rescued migrants

Life ban: NFF offers legal support to Siasia

Top 30 UTME candidates get N15m scholarships

Ighalo doles out cash to 20 Twitter users

Oyo-Ita absent, Buhari says ministers’ll work long hours

Perumal: How I fixed Nigeria’s 2010 World Cup qualification

NTTF assures Nigerians of five gold medals

Monday, August 19, 2019

Captain Toriola targets top spot

Women’s World Cup bid: Violence disqualified Kaduna, says Falode

Representing Nigeria costs me a lot – Okagbare

Man who impersonated DSP to snatch cars paraded

Worker accuses VC of diverting N2bn varsity fund

South-West tops domestic debtors’ list with N1.04tn

Why revolution is needed in Nigeria

Kidnappers collected N3.5m, yam tubers, palm oil – Family

Assembly rejects three Sanwo-Olu cabinet nominees, confirms 35

Police seal programme venue to stop Soyinka, Falana

Kwara to replicate FG’s social investment programmes – Abdulrazaq

More items to come under forex ban – Emefiele

Bankers seek stringent rules on data protection

Money Laundering: FATF to screen banks, BDC, others

Battered woman begs court to remand grandson

PoS terminals rise by 36% in one year

Verve commences cross-border transactions

Airport shooting: I haven’t got justice, says victim

Ondo health school students allegedly gang-rape mate

Final address: Akinlade asks tribunal to sack Abiodun

Foundation wants free diagnostics for cancer patients

Atiku: Unrelenting, unrepentant pugilist

‘Sporadic shooting’ and other faulty usages we inherit from the media

AdoPoly seeks degree awarding status

Invasion: Pay Benue communities N8bn, court orders CBN

Oyo to educate 170,000 almajiris, hawkers

Kwara gov locks out workers, decries lateness

S’West tops domestic debtors’ list with N1.04tn

Corruption: W’Bank blacklists six Chinese firms in Nigeria

TCN disconnects Kano Disco, further sanctions loom

We don’t have Oyo-Ita’s retirement letter, says Presidency

Varsity workers begin warning strike, ground activities

Ogun portal registers 25,000 applicants in five days

Soldiers attacked policemen for arresting narcotics dealer – Report

I won’t support aspirants outside Restoration Caucus – Dickson

EFCC arraigns woman for collecting N22.9bn from Dasuki

Court voids Uche Nwosu’s governorship candidacy

APC alleges plan to disrupt festival, Fayose kicks

Polls: Makinde warns Bayelsa, Kogi PDP against division

Taraba, APC bicker over delayed cabinet

Ekiti Assembly invites eight suspended council chairmen

Makinde picks 27-year-old as commissioner

Diezani tackles EFCC over seized $40m jewellery, iPhone

GTB shareholders may get N8.8bn dividend

CBN records N112bn oversubscription on T-bills auction

Ganduje demotes sacked perm secs to directors

Dembele adds to Barca’s injury woes

Paul Pogba penalty miss costs Man Utd a win against Wolves

Tribunal ends sitting, reserves ruling on Kaduna Gov poll

China accused of using Twitter, Facebook against HK protests

EPL: Man United held to 1-1 draw by Wolves

Ikpeazu inaugurates committee on salary, pension arrears payment

Naira exchanges at N359 to dollar at parallel market

New planet discovered in orbit of young Milky Way star

Three students gang-raped me because I rebuffed dating one of them —Victim

Ekweremadu’s attackers risk 10-year jail as Nigerian mission seeks prosecution under German law

Brazil’s Dani Alves scores winner on Sao Paulo debut

El-Rufai makes fresh appointments, redeploys Perm Secs

EFCC arraigns woman for allegedly collecting N22.9bn from Dasuki

Sanwo-Olu free to present rejected nominees again —Speaker

My attackers on drugs, I’ve forgiven them —Ekweremadu

Buhari’s address at the presidential retreat for ministers-designate

Lagos Assembly rejects three of Sanwo-Olu’s nominees

Expatriates in oil, gas sector reduced by 80 per cent —NCDMB Executive Secretary

Benue govt owing over N22bn gratuity —Ortom

Ndi-Igbo Germany apologises over attack on Ekweremadu

I was never Imo APC gov candidate, Nwosu tells tribunal

NNPC, NSCDC strengthen partnership to curb pipeline vandalism

Investigate tax collection by FIRS, PDP urges NASS

Belgium joins list of contenders to host 2023 women’s World Cup

Belgium join list of contenders to host 2023 women’s World Cup

Police to investigate, prosecute applicants with forged credentials

37 FRSC officials arrested for extortion

New York police officer sacked over choking death of black man

Fayemi bans English language at traditional events

Report parents who refuse to enrol children in school, Ganduje tells Kano Emirs

Oyo plans new satellite towns to fight congestion

Probe: Ekiti Assembly invites eight suspended LG chairmen

Activists petition Merkel, urge Germany to probe attack on Ekweremadu

Sanwo-Olu swears in new Perm Secs

Ports probe: Reps panel threatens Emefiele with warrant over absence

Federal roads: Delta demands refund 

Ibrahimović, Messi, 8 others shortlisted for FIFA Puskás Award

Trip suspension not to avoid Ekweremadu’s treatment  —Kalu

VIDEO: Why I will protest again despite beating by policemen —70-year-old #RevolutionNow Osogbo protester

FIRS chairman not under any investigation —Presidency

UNIMAID lecturer in controversial world award opens up

Ajayi is Ondo’s acting gov, as Akeredolu begins vacation

19,000 apply for 1,100 Ekiti pry schools teaching jobs

SSANU, NASU strike paralyses UNIBEN, FUTO

Man allegedly impersonates DSP in Anambra

Court orders CBN to pay N8bn over Benue communities’ invasion by soldiers

Ihedioha probes contracts awarded by Udenwa, Ohakim, Okorocha

Tennis: Injured Osaka maintains top spot

Army arrests oil thieves in Bauchi

Order EFCC to release my $40m jewellery, Diezani prays court

2019 BBNaija: Jeff reveals reasons for not having relationship

BREAKING: We don’t have Oyo-Ita’s retirement letter —Presidency

Woman arrested with heroin worth $2.86m at Delhi airport

PRP needs total reform, says Shehu Sani

Abdulrazaq decries poor attitude to work by civil servants

Oil rises after drone attack on Saudi field

Man remanded for allegedly defiling 9-year-old daughter

Woman’s body recovered in Makurdi isn’t rape victim —Police

Results ranking didn’t emanate from us —WAEC

Court halts ICPC’s plan to seize ex-Zamfara gov, Yari’s houses

N3bn fraud: HoS offers to proceed on retirement

Man goes to jail for bribing Russian police

Three killed in DR Congo protest after militia attack

Akeredolu begins 14-day working vacation

Strike: We have 95 per cent compliance —Chairman, SSANU, UI

African players in Europe: Angolan wonder boy helps shock PSG

PDP screens Bayelsa, Kogi gov aspirants

Spain opens closest ports to migrant vessel

FG inaugurates solar hybrid power plant in Kogi’s Upake community

BREAKING: Court voids Okorocha’s in-law, Nwosu’s gov candidature

BREAKING: 19 killed in Uganda fuel truck blast —Police

Sudan’s Bashir got $90m from Saudi, investigator tells court

Insecurity: CAN calls for cooperation among security agencies

PHOTOS: Police barricade Lagos venue where Soyinka, Falana were to speak on insecurity

Oyo-Ita absent as minister’s retreat opens in Abuja

Court strikes out suit seeking to stop ministers’ inauguration

Herdsmen kill bandit, take his AK47 to Govt House

Police arraign three men for possession of human skull

Bandits kill four in Katsina community

Italy’s far-right leader Salvini is ‘Baby Trump’ —Richard Gere

Tennis: Medvedev comes good with Cincinnati Masters title

I’m counting on you, Buhari tells ministers designate

2019 BBNaija: Elozonam wins Veto power

Gombe Gov visits Kwami LG, meets only Revenue Officer

Hoeness confirms he will step down as Bayern president

Sudan’s Bashir in court for graft trial

IPOB’s attack on Ekweremadu, an assault on decency —APC

Barcelona’s Coutinho joins Bayern Munich on loan

Afrobasket 2019: Buhari felicitates D’Tigress for defending title

[BREAKING] PHOTOS: Fire ravages Katangowa, Lagos markert

Group condemns attack on Ekweremadu by IPOB, demands apology

D’Tigress trash Senegal to win fourth AfroBasket title

Three corps members die in Katsina road accident

Gunmen kill five, raze Rivers LG chairman’s house

MMIA: Passenger-torture from arrival hall to car park!

Hoodlums invade Benue APC secretariat, destroy property

I didn’t influence deputy governor’s nomination – Abiodun’s wife

Buhari didn’t ban food imports, Presidency replies FT

FG protests BBNaija live sex, plans alternative show

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Tension as Yoruba, Hausa clash in Lagos market

Fear spreads in flood-prone areas as Sept rains loom

Maurice Iwu meets N1bn bail, regains freedom

Stock investors lose N186bn in three days

Obasanjo expresses concern about division among Yoruba monarchs

Northern group backs Sowore’s #RevolutionNow protest

‘Barcelona bluffing over Neymar deal’

Bayelsa appointees collected N859.540m in two months

Eight UI school pupils sue varsity over hijab

Non-oil imports surpass exports by 463%

Luiz reveals reason for leaving Chelsea

Folarin asks el-Rufai, others to stop 2023 debate

Gunmen attack Anambra community, injure scores over land

Oshoala nets sixth pre-season goal

New handball rule explained

Ndidi’s equaliser denies Lampard first win

Chukwueze rues Villarreal draw with Granada

Shevchenko names Yarmolenko, 23 others for Eagles tie

Maduka Okoye: Shorunmu queries young keeper’s inclusion in Eagles

Okoye vows to battle for Eagles No.1 spot

Okagbare, Amusan confirm African Games participation

Uncertainty trails cash-strapped D’Tigers’ World Cup trip

NFF mourns fallen ex-league boss Obaseki

Okagbare places fifth at Birmingham, qualifies for Zurich finals

Seven killed, 12 villages burnt in Jukun/Tivs attack

El-Zakzaky’s asylum allegations to cover FG’s misconduct –IMN

Ogun community backs Abiodun

Three corps members die in Katsina crash

Ogun boy sold for N1m recovered in Anambra

Eight arrested during initiation into One Million Boys

Couple declared wanted for beating burglar to death

NIS apprehends man for human trafficking in Ondo

Three killed as cultists invade Ogoni communities

Police discover decomposing body of Ogun farm worker

Foundation offers scholarship to indigent pupils in Abuja

EFCC charges woman with collecting N22.9bn from Dasuki

Buhari’s aide queries Fowler on poor tax collection

Group treats 300,000 childhood illnesses in Benue

Reps seek interest-free loan for varsity students, others

US Consulate trains Osun youths

Ekweremadu: Senate says attack shameful, others slam IPoB

Court halts moves to remove Abdulkadir as APC’s VC

Buhari campaigner, 35 others get crude-for-fuel contracts

NNPC gets NHIS accreditation to provide medical services

Police ban another protest over economic woes in Zimbabwe

Albino teenager found dismembered in Burundi

BREAKING: PSG suffer early season defeat at Rennes

Tennis: Keys rallies to beat Kuznetsova for Cincinnati WTA title

Jihadists kill 4 Nigerian soldiers in ambush

Catholic Church bestows highest knighthood on Amaechi

Aubameyang sinks Burnley to maintain Arsenal’s winning start

Ex-Lagos PC, Owoseni, appointed Makinde’s Special Adviser

Police shoot suspected militant after station attack

Sanwo-Olu’s nominees reappear before LAHA on Monday, swearing-in for Tuesday

Football: Spanish La Liga results

Lampard urges tired Chelsea to show more personality

Dortmund, Moenchengladbach to clash in German Cup

Buhari’s COS queries FIRS chairman over worsening tax collection

Monaco misery deepens after second successive defeat

Election: Buhari, APC urge tribunal to dismiss Atiku, PDP’s petition

IPOB attack on Ekweremadu unnecessary —Southeast Governors’ Forum

2019 BBNaija: Joe, Enkay evicted from the house

Leipzig dominate newcomers Union Berlin as fans hold silent protest

Lagos motorists, pedestrians escape death as Yaba bridge collapses

Mario Balotelli signs for home town team Brescia

Lampard pleads for patience after slow Chelsea start

Football: English Premier League results – collated

Man arrested after wife’s body found in suitcase in car boot

3 things we learned from the Premier League

There’s no ban on food importation, FG replies Financial Times

Attack on Ike Ekweremadu is barbaric —Uwajumogu

Sheffield United earn first win back in the Premier League

PDP flays Buhari’s ‘misrule,’ leaves IPOB out of attack on Ekweremadu

Lampard denied first win as Leicester draw at Chelsea

Neymar omitted again as PSG face Rennes

Emery hails Arsenal new boys after perfect start

IPOB attack: Thank God you’re fine, Saraki greets Ekweremadu

Allegations against El-Zakzaky meant to cover FG’s intervention in India —IMN

Ekweremadu: IPOB spanked the wrong horse —Shehu Sani

IPOB attack on Ekweremadu, warning to others —Nnamdi Kanu

Player found dead in hotel room

Ashley Cole retires from football after 20 years

PHOTOS: One injured, Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway shut down, as Yoruba, Hausa traders clash

Migrant herders responsible for attacks, rapes, not our members —MACABAN

Fed allocation not your security votes, Kogi PDP tells Bello

Omo-Agege condemns IPOB’s attack on Ekweremadu

AMCON boss Muiz Banire loses mother, MURIC mourns

US indicts FG, says Nigeria lacks fiscal transparency

How my son became blind, regained his sight —Father of 24-year-old man who suffered juvenile cataract

BREAKING: Ex-Nigeria Professional Football League boss, Obaseki, dies at 75

UK recovers £82,210 cocaine from Nigerian trafficker, jails him four years

Gov election: Kaduna PDP seeks cancellation of 515,951 votes

No-deal Brexit: UK faces food, fuel, drugs shortages

Police seize gun found in FedEx package, launch probe

BREAKING: Two Katsina corps members die in road accident

Hajj: First batch of Katsina pilgrims return home

Church rallies 1,000 members to clean up Police College

Oando, MRS, 34 others win NNPC’s crude-for-fuel swap contracts

Death toll rises to 9 in attacks on Benue mourners

Kuznetsova denies Barty’s bid to return to World No. 1

IS claims deadly suicide attack on Kabul wedding

Police launch probe after gun found in FedEx package

Kaduna Govt disburses grant to boost education

Turkish lawyers threaten boycott of Erdogan’s courts ceremony

Attack on Ekweremadu, a  sacrilege, reprehensible —Abaribe

Four dead in Romania psychiatric hospital attack

I never knew I’d find love 12 years after divorce –Adediwura Gold

How Ekweremadu was attacked with stones, yam in Germany

Assaulting us abroad not solution to agitation, South-East govs tell IPOB

Ambulance driver killed as army battles rebels

Ramsey makes Juventus debut in final pre-season friendly

Djokovic, Barty toppled in Cincy semi-finals

Three die, seven injured in soccer match riots

63 killed, 182 wounded in Kabul wedding blast

Ogun yet to clear abandoned books four months after report

Jibrin’s hubris

Suicide bomber kills over 60 at wedding ceremony

I’m confident of victory at the tribunal —Ortom

No jumbo pay for National Assembly members, says Omo-Agege

Women’s marginalisation makes me weep! —Sanwo-Olu

Medvedev shocks world number one Djokovic at Cincinnati Masters

Yes, IPOB members attacked me in Germany, Ike Ekweremadu confirms

I don’t lead my life trying to avoid controversy –Chigul

Sowore, Yoruba wanted to overthrow Buhari – Northern groups

Saturday, August 17, 2019

CNG not persons of value to take issues with – Odumakin

Yoruba monarch in Zamfara, brother battle over father’s property

LG chairmen groan in silence as governors control allocations

If Tekno is punished, politicians should also pay for their crimes — Ksolo

IPOB breathes fire: Our members have orders to attack Igbo govs abroad

Champions D’Tigress battle Senegal for fourth AfroBasket final

Pastor Taribo confesses: We sneaked girls into Eagles camp

Anger over unpaid police pensions

Simple, tricky tips to keep your vehicle clean (2)

Nigeria needs data protection guidelines – Microsoft boss

‘Are we ready for the 4th Industrial Revolution?’

Iwobi benched as Toffees edge Watford

Joshua: Ruiz beat me with a lucky punch

We will dominate boxing –Konyegwachie

Bulgaria Open: Quadri advance to semis

D’Tigers lament ministry’s non -release of funds for W’Cup

My detention facility next to Senate President’s residence – El-Zakzaky

Guinea federation bans ex-coach

Rant here: Taraba killings

Food not best way to a man’s heart— Chef Fregz

@N30,000 mimium wage: 469 senators, reps to pocket 191,954 civil servants’ monthly salaries

Wadume calls for prayers from hideout – Source

UK, DSS petitioned to probe Buhari’s Cambridge documents

AAU student rape: I’m mentally unstable, says soldier

Insecurity: Identify, kill all bandits, Buhari orders military

Unongo warns against dropping zoning, CNG tackles el-Rufai

Why kidnapping, robbery are increasing in South-West — AIG Zone 11, Oyebade

EFCC probes FIRS staff accounts over N1.2bn fraud

Military admits 660 candidates into NDA

Looted property: Kwara ex-gov, others may be charged

INEC’s conduct at tribunal undermined its neutrality –Atiku, PDP

FG to close Enugu airport indefinitely

FG set to audit FIRS, Customs’ revenues

Tribunal: Ortom storms court, closes defence with one witness

Court remands woman in prison for caging 10-year-old

Kogi/Bayelsa polls: PDP warns aspirants against violence

Declare state of emergency for peace in South-West – Don tells govs

Osinbajo, govs, Oshiomhole, attend Oyegun’s 80th birthday

Abductors demand N7m ransom to free Kaduna pastor –CAN

Police arrest motorcycle snatchers in Delta

Benue makes U-turn on FG’s livestock programme

Osun festival reaffirms rich culture of Yorubaland

Dad’s generosity made him a target for women – Gloria, Israel Adebajo of Stationery Stores’ daughter

INEC yet to prosecute electoral offenders in Kano

I’m blessed with 70 children, several grandchildren – Usman, Tijjaniyya Movement leader

Police, Umahi arrested landowners, not our members –IPOB

NOTAP decries Nigeria’s overdependence on foreign technology

Obasanjo tackled security problems properly — Afolayan, Ex-Chief of Naval Staff

Yemen rebel attack sparks fire in Saudi gas plant

Senegalese ex-UN food agency chief Jacques Diouf dies

English Premier League table (Wk2)

Mayor of Canadian capital city Ottawa comes out as gay

FG condemns attack on Ekweremadu in Germany

Ligue 1: Monaco misery deepens after second successive defeat

EPL: Klopp impressed as Liverpool hold firm to see off Saints

20 injured as massive blast hits Kabul wedding

Kenyan players jailed 15 years for gang rape

‘They have to fix it’, Guardiola fumes after VAR denies City

I was attacked by IPOB members in Germany, Ekweremadu confirms

Oyo to partner NDE on youth empowerment schemes—Makinde

Man City held by Spurs after late VAR drama

Ohanaeze condemns Ekweremadu’s attack by IPOB in Germany

(VIDEO) Ike Ekweremadu escapes lynching in Germany by IPOB

Funding threatens D’Tigers world cup campaign

Bamford double gives Leeds revenge over Wigan

Marseille get point with goalless draw in Nantes

Lewandowski’s goal not enough as ‘lucky’ Hertha hold Bayern

Insecurity: Miyetti Allah tours Fulani settlements in Enugu

NAHCON begins return flight with Lagos, Katsina pilgrims

Fish out local kidnappers, Ohanaeze charges monarchs, town unions

Not only Christians are kidnapped in Kaduna — Muslim Council

Mother, Six children among 11 killed in Syria strikes

Insecurity: Miyetti Allah to expose Fulani infiltrators, tours settlements in Enugu

Ogun govt meets with farmers, herdsmen

Crowds fill Khartoum’s streets to hail ‘new Sudan’

FIFA ban: Legal team preparing defence, Siasia says

Fayemi plans bond to offset pensioners’ gratuities

Police investigate murder of woman in Rivers hotel

Liverpool extend perfect start, Aubameyang fires Arsenal

FAAN closes runway at Enugu Airport August 24 for repairs

Unpaid arrears: Labour suspends strike indefinitely in Abia

Lagos APC to consult Sanwo-Olu over vacant EXCO seats

58.84 per cent passed NABTEB May/June exam —Registrar

Gunmen attack Benue mourners, kill four — Police

Be ruthless with bandits, Buhari orders military

Buhari condoles with Banire over mother’s death

Gunmen kill four mourners in Benue —Police

La Liga: Bale starts Madrid opener against Celta

Niger flood claims three lives, renders over 500 people homeless

Buhari returns to Abuja after Sallah break

EPL: Aubameyang sinks Burnley to maintain Arsenal’s winning start

Bayern sign French starlet Cuisance, put Sane bid on ice

Landslide claims seven lives in Kashmir

Abductors reduce ransom for Kaduna pastor to N7m —CAN

Ex-ICPC chair takes over Salaries and Wages Commission

PPPRA to audit infrastructure in downstream oil sector

Fire burns petrol seller to death

Gabon’s Bongo attends independence parade in rare public appearance

Oyegun, a complete gentleman, peacemaker -Aisha Buhari

Benue makes U-turn on FG’s National Livestock Transformation Plan

UK PM may meet Macron ahead of G7

Women protesting police rape of teenager set station ablaze

South African police arrests 18 over looting of foreigners’ shops

Ethiopian PM presides over signing ceremony of Sudan’s political declarations

Customer kills waiter over sandwich

Five states sue Trump over new immigration policy

Gov Matawalle appoints new HOS for Zamfara civil service

Dzeko commits to Roma with three-year contract extension

Insecurity: Declare state of emergency, don tells South West govs

Water bacteria cancels Tokyo 2020 paratriathlon test swim

Accident claims one along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Troops movement: Stay calm, Army tells South East, Cross River residents

Barcelona confirm Suarez suffered leg injury in La Liga opener

2, 700 students get scholarships to Borno varsity

Nigerians react on Twitter over alleged arrest of Obinwanne Okeke by FBI

BREAKING: Ortom arrives tribunal to open defence

Zamfara Govt recovers N282.5m from AMCON —Gov Matawalle

Ogun govt: Appeal Court dismisses LP case against Abiodun

Greek club Aris robbed of 250,000 euro UEFA receipts

Girl Guides decries increase in abuse cases

Banire, AMCON chairman loses mum at 92

Israeli warplanes hit Gaza after Palestinian rocket attack

Eight killed in Ukraine hotel fire

Buhari congratulates D’Tigress, asks team to conquer Africa again

[VIDEO] Ijegun: Bullet meant for Yahoo boy hit, killed the pregnant woman —Relation

FG, Indian hospital wanted to kill El-Zakzaky – Shiites movement

Reps want expatriates restricted from taking Nigerian jobs

FG to stop UK court’s $9bn award against Nigeria

Friday, August 16, 2019

Aduriz scores late winner as Athletic beat Barca

Africa Games: Flying Eagles held by Burkina Faso

FIFA hands Siasia life ban for match-fixing

Bulgaria Open: Quadri advances to q’final

AfroBasket: D’Tigress thrash Mali 79-58 to reach final

Alexander Amosu: Nigerian luxury product maker serving both rich and powerful

Chukwueze not sure of Villarreal’s starting shirt

Iwobi set to make debut against Watford

Obuh, Udi join Akwa United

My jokes not meant to dignify rape –Seyi Law

Fans pressure stars to lead fake lives –Kcee

DJ Cuppy serves music fans ‘hot’ gelato

Celebs commend Adeniyi Johnson for greeting Toyin Abraham

Posing nude a business strategy –Toyin Lawani

No big deal carrying my child –Deyemi Okanlawon

How Mercy Aigbe made me popular –Luminee

Youths must get involved in politics – Favour Phillip

Police stripped me ‘naked’ after killing my only child –Mum of Ijegun tailor killed by stray bullet

‘Mother of five kids burnt to death now depressed’

One killed, seven injured in Lagos–Ibadan Expressway crash

We’re kidnapped by Ijaw gunmen, says freed Ogun resident

I’m sad mourning husband, baby same year

Police parade suspected killers of Enugu Catholic priests

Customs intercept N5bn illicit drugs in Lagos

Candidate arrested for forging UTME scores to study medicine

Thugs sack residents in Ibadan, vandalise vehicles

Customs release seized licences to clearing agents

Forex ban on food imports coming at a wrong time – Economics professor, Ayinde

FG may bar El-Zakzaky from other overseas treatment

Revealed: Wadume, police officer exchanged 200 calls before Taraba cops’ killings

Kidnapping: States may acquire drones from US, S’Africa, N’ Korea

Oyo-Ita desperate to meet Buhari, embarks on ‘sick leave’

Nigerian pilgrims begin homeward journey from S’Arabia

Court grants ICPC’s request to freeze Yari’s accounts

Varsity workers to begin nationwide strike Monday

#RevolutionNow: NGO supports 70-year-old woman battered by police

Fulani group calls for alternative grazing routes nationwide

OPWS arrests six suspected criminals in Nasarawa

Kaduna gov election tribunal adopts written addresses Monday

We may use courts to recover looted funds – Kwara gov, Abdulrazaq

IGR: Zamfara decries poor performance of vehicle inspectors

Gombe debunks N6bn loan claim

Taraba Rep defends Ishaku, Danjuma over Tiv/Jukun clashes

Lawan visits Katsina govt, speaks on budget passage

Ohanaeze youths fault el-Rufai’s comment on zoning

Nigerian arrested with fake passport in India

Appeal Court dismisses LP case against Abiodun

El-Rufai’s call for zoning triggers break-up fears

Yellow fever: Ebonyi mum dies, leaves twins at the mercy of baby milk

Rape: German police subject Nigerian students to compulsory DNA TEST

We decided to kill 50 people for every slain herdsman–Head of Zamfara bandits who renounced violence

I’m a pilot, boxer, sharpshooter, swimmer –Amayanabo of Twon-Brass, Diete-Spiff

Coping with stress during infertility treatment

Court ruling opening window for resolving govt, El-Zakzaky’s crisis –Iranian Ambassador

Fulani herdsmen ARE also kidnapped, robbed –Miyetti Allah South-East chairman

Sickle cell and self-care (II)

Barca, Bayern confirm Coutinho loan move

African Games: Burkina Faso hold Flying Eagles to 1-1 draw 

Osaka retires with knee injury in Cincy

Guardiola backs Sterling to reach 30-goal mark

Bayelsa, Kogi Polls: INEC to release timetable for PVCs collection 

Norway mosque shooting suspect ‘admits’ crimes — Police

Barty reaches Cincy semis as top ranking return beckons

Cross River REC’s resignation unacceptable —INEC

La Liga: Barca begin title defence with surprise defeat by Bilbao

Ex-Gov Yari seeks court’s intervention over sealed Abuja property

Enugu Police arrest alleged killers of two Catholic priests

BREAKING: Bayern held to surprise 2-2 draw by Hertha Berlin in Bundesliga opener

UPDATED: Bayern held to surprise 2-2 draw by Hertha Berlin in Bundesliga opener

New US ambassador arrives in Mexico amid strained ties

Residents dress mayor in women’s clothes, parade him for withholding ‘democracy dividends’

Thugs sack Ibadan residents, vandalise vehicles

La Liga: Suarez injured, joins Messi on Barca treatment table

States team up against White House immigrant benefits rule

Air strikes kill 15 civilians in northwest Syria

We refused polio immunisation to get govt attention —Kano community

Ogun Police rescue three persons abducted on Sallah Day

NASU, SSANU begin five-day warning strike Monday

BREAKING: Barcelona agree to loan Coutinho to Bayern

You can’t withhold American citizenship from applicants on welfare benefits, states tell Trump

Two women file new $100m lawsuit against Epstein estate

Canadian city loses $1m to fraudster posing as construction executive

Customs intercepts N5bn worth of tramadol, codeine, others

Lagos Assembly completes screening of cabinet nominees

Man loses tooth over girlfriend’s alleged misconduct

32 missing after boat sinks in DR Congo

23,834 traders benefit from TraderMoni in Enugu —Osinbajo

Cleric’s name opens sexual offenders’ list in Ekiti

Barty rallies to win, sustains bid to return to Number 1

Senate will pass 2020 budget in December, says Lawan

NUC appoints two Deputy Secretaries to oversee varsities

BREAKING: Why we brought El-Zakzaky back to Nigeria — FG 

Bomb scare leads to closure of New York subway

NBC appoints new spokesperson

Immigration arrests alleged human trafficker in Ondo 

Guardiola wary of Tottenham title challenge

17 Chinese, Ukrainian seamen kidnapped in Cameroonian waters

Greek club Aris robbed of €250,000 UEFA receipts

We’ll continue our struggle, Shi’ites vow as El-Zakzaky arrives Abuja

World Cup winner Nzonzi joins Galatasary on loan

Inflation rate drops again to 11.08% in July – NBS

Kwara gov threatens legal action to recover loots

Woman strangled to death in Rivers hotel, assailant flees

[BREAKING] Double whammy: Siasia incurs FIFA life ban, $50K fine

One dies in Lagos–Ibadan Expressway accident

Public servants not repaying housing loans, FG laments

Nigerian travelling with fake Cote d’Ivoire passport nabbed in India

FG loses case to business partner as British court awards $9bn in damages to P&ID

Neymar for Brazil friendlies amid transfer speculation

Man dies after allegedly having sex with fiancée

Flood kills one, renders many homeless in Bauchi

Eriksen benched due to form not contract standoff – Pochettino

Man beats girlfriend with hammer over Facebook password

Pirates kidnap 17 seamen off Cameroon coast

Lampard lambasts racist abuse of Abraham

China awards scholarships to 58 Nigerians

Anambra market leader, ‘Baby Awka” regains freedom

Police arrest three for alleged planned jailbreak

YABATECH ASUP resumes services for Part-time programmes

13-year-old boy arrested over alleged murder of policeman

Things change, I’m now counting on Bale —Zidane

NDLEA warn farmers against inducing labourers with hard drugs

Lawan, other senators arrive Daura to pay Buhari Sallah homage

Enugu community protests monarch’s arrest

JUST IN: Court freezes accounts linked to Yari, firms

Man allegedly abducts 16-year-old girl

German Chancellor to meet British Prime Minister to discuss Brexit

Checkpoints increase on Abuja roads as El-Zakzaky returns

Hazard to miss Madrid opener against Celta after sustaining injury

Osinbajo assures youths of opportunities in technology, manufacturing, agriculture

Gabon’s Bongo in first live public appearance after suffering stroke

Hajj: 3, 086 Katsina pilgrims to get N30,000 each

Kidnapped Imo blogger regains freedom after four days

Insecurity: Senator Wamakko calls for synergy between EU and FG

David Alaba urges Bayern to sign more players

Court sentences driver to prison for stealing car battery

El-Zakzaky lands in Nigeria, DSS takes him into custody 

Man City seek Spurs revenge, Lampard hoping for home comforts

Man stabs woman to death for refusing his sexual advances

New prisons reform, unprecedented in Nigeria’s history —NCS

2019 BBNaija: ‘The Icon’ group wins wager task

Dutch Princess Christina dies after cancer battle

Live in harmony, Gov Bagudu urges farmers, herders

Solskjaer counting on Sanchez to make Man Utd impact

Hajj: Airlifting of pilgrims begins Saturday, says NAHCON

Mikel, Nwaekeme help Trabzonspor reach Europa League playoffs

Businessman allegedly assaults woman over N250

Harry Kane aiming to keep Sterling in the shade

Zamfara govt introduces measures to boost IGR —SSG

Gombe moves to sustain cotton production

Djokovic motors into Cincy quarters as Federer ousted

Buratai pledges timely completion of barracks in Daura

Mixed reactions trail planned 5% VAT on online purchases

Zimbabwe opposition calls off protests after court ban

Orientation: Gombe NYSC prepares for 1, 400 corp members

Archbishop Adewale Martins condemns ‘promotion of nudity’

Buhari mourns District Head in Daura

Tennis: Murray to skip US Open doubles to focus on singles

Alisson absence raises concern for Liverpool defence

More migrants evacuated from Spanish rescue ship ‘Open Arms’

Tennis: Federer beaten by Russian qualifier Rublev in Cincinnati

PSG, French football braced for Neymar exit

Woman arrested for locking orphan in dog cage

Trump wants US to buy Greenland – Report

Preacher beaten for stealing phones in Ibadan

17 missing in SW China landslide

APC may lose Kogi over primary, says Audu

Food ban: Buhari, APC punishing Nigerians, says PDP

Toyin Abraham is engaged, not married yet – Manager

13,000 Almajiri children enrol in Nasarawa school

Thursday, August 15, 2019

CBN captured politically, says bank’s ex-deputy gov

Eagles full of silly characters –Ndidi

Van Dijk battles Messi, Ronaldo for UEFA award

That presidential directive on food import ban!

Abiodun launches Ogun job portal, employs 20 youths

FG to establish marriage registries in states

‘Alaibe, others plotting to cause mayhem over primary’

Makinde’s 14 commissioners get portfolios

Police inspector killed in Kano

11 states’ wrong computation caused our defeat –Atiku, PDP

10,000 to benefit from free medical outreach

Excess social media use harms teens’ health — Study

WAEC boss, Adenipekun, emerges president of AEAA

Violence: LASG informs parents, others on emergency number

Michael Okpara varsity graduates 33 veterinary doctors

Fayemi ignores protest, inaugurates monarchs’ council chair

Lions’ boss advocates youth empowerment

Borno advises residents against fleeing homes

I escaped death on Chibok girls’ story – Writer

Money laundering: EFCC grills Okorocha, to return Monday

Nanny arraigned for stealing employer’s foreign currencies

Isheri killings: Residents fearful of more attacks

Court sheriffs raid Bet9ja office over trademark infringement

One dies in Ogun crashes, FRSC officer abducted

Teenager nabbed for defiling four-year-old girl

Some graduates can’t recite English alphabet – NYSC

RMAFC inaugurates panels on new revenue formula

FG’ll open power market to new investors –Osinbajo

How to regain control of your hacked account

El-Zakzaky discharges self from Indian hospital, DSS expecting cleric

Assembly didn’t allow me take a bow – Igbokwe

Sanwo-Olu seeks FG’s support for Badagry tourism

Oil prices fall again on recession fears

Marwa, others ask educators to curb drug abuse

Ortom hails Buhari for renaming varsity after Tarka

Is Adeboye a pastor or activist-pastor? (2)

Navy illegally detaining 67 persons in Lagos — Falana

Felix has new-look Atletico dreaming of La Liga glory again

Sudan to launch historic transition to civilian rule

66-year-old arms trafficker arrested in Portugal

Australia’s Lyon feels unworthy after equaling Lillee mark

Federer stunned by world number 70 Rublev in Cincinnati

Sell pressure persists on NSE, market capitalisation sheds N15bn

Halilhodzic named as new coach of Morocco

Ekiti govt shuts five illegal hospitals

US Rep Ilhan Omar blasts Israel’s refusal to let her visit

Torino await Wolves after cruising into Europa League playoffs

Four arson suspects arrested in Greece

Israel bars visit by two US congresswomen after Trump’s call

DPR seals 9 petrol stations in Bayelsa

Kyrgios fined $113,000 for Cincinnati meltdown

NNPC targets China to boost crude oil reserves

Nigerian football still growing —Kanu

Reps committee summons DSS, CBN, NNPC, Customs

Pay us as and when due, N-Power beneficiaries beg FG

Court rules Monday on suit against ministers’ inauguration

Now you can report misinformation on Instagram!

Thanks for taking good care of Katsina people, Buhari tells Masari

El-Zakzaky heads back to Nigeria, Twitter video claims

BREAKING: El-Zakzaky allegedly discharges himself, returns to Nigeria

Teenagers allegedly stages own kidnap, demands N500k ransom

Reps summon Emefiele, NNPC, DSS boss over absence

Ethiopia considers banning prostitutes, beggars in Addis Ababa

Listen to Nigerians, Oba of Benin urges Buhari

5 key players to watch in La Liga

Angola ex-transport minister jailed 14 years for graft

Osun-Osogbo festival: Court reinstates deposed priest, priestess

Rep woos graduates, others with N50m back-to-farm offer

PHOTOS: Buhari inaugurates NAF hospital in Daura

July 2019 hottest month on record for planet: US agency

Enugu sacks 10 teachers, seizes salaries of 500 others

Directive on food importation: Buhari, APC out to punish Nigerians —PDP

Boko Haram: Don’t flee, Borno gov tells Gubio residents

Police arrest 11 kidnap suspects at Plateau polytechnic staff quarters

Unexploded WWII bomb found in Kremlin

ICPC submits interim report on Obono-Obla to Buhari

Three ex-commissioners, LG chairmen others defect to PDP in Zamfara

Bauchi’s ex Perm Sec dies during hajj pilgrimage

N1.2bn alleged money laundering: Iwu yet to perfect bail conditions —Lawyer

UEFA postpones key Champions League reform meeting

Gunmen kill youth leader, injures others in Rivers

Fayemi inaugurates traditional council chair despite monarchs’ opposition

Makinde assigns portfolios to 14 commissioners

‘They’re a disgrace!’ Trump says of two female lawmakers planning to visit Israel

Ekiti seals four hospitals, cautions residents against quacks

Don’t eat ginger if you have bleeding disorder —Dietitian

Lagos emergency workers threaten shutdown over five months’ salary arrears

Man City look to banish memories of Euro exit by Spurs

Osaka, Halep advance while Barty beats Sharapova in Cincinnati

Dortmund eye Bundesliga title bid amid Bayern transfer trouble

Court grants Atiku’s son-in-law N20m bail

Insecurity: Akeredolu bans motorcycles from expressway

Electricity: Discos underperforming, FG must change strategy —Osinbajo

PDP youths demand whereabouts of activist, Dadiyata

Ihedioha probes Ohakim, Okorocha on land allocations

Ortom lauds Buhari for naming varsity after Tarka

Emulate Oyo gov, Okorocha tells Ihedioha

Woman kills ex son-in-law, cuts off his testicles

Twelve die in Siberia floods

PSG, French football braced as Neymar exit

I remain National Chairman of Action Alliance – Udeze

Two missing bodies recovered from Lagos boat mishap

Businessman remanded for allegedly defrauding girlfriend of N4.5m

Italy’s defence minister blocks decree against migrant ship

Make us CSOs of our domains, Enugu monarchs tell govt

Truck kills boy, injures five in Abeokuta

MOSOP decries cult attacks in Ogoni communities

Teenager drowns while fishing —Delta police

Jime/Ortom case: We’re not calling witnesses, INEC tells tribunal 

SUVs purchase: Senate shuns local automobile firms

Uganda’s cash-strapped police spend $126 million on CCTV

Lagos Assembly resumes screening of Sanwo-Olu’s second batch cabinet nominees

Banditry: Govt efforts paying off, says Katsina Gov

Teenager drowns while fishing in Delta —Police

JUST IN: Ihedioha appoints Kanu Nwankwo as aide on sports 

JUST IN: Ihedioha appoints Kanu Nwankwo aide on sports 

FG changes name of Twitter handle

FG changes names of Twitter handle

Nanny in court for allegedly stealing employer’s foreign currency

Gunmen abduct pregnant housewife in Sokoto

Accident kills one along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

BREAKING: 4.6m Nigerians have participated in NYSC, says DG 

Mexican court orders govt to detail medical marijuana rules

EFCC probes HoS, Oyo-Ita, over alleged N3b contract scam

How police arrested woman who locked orphan in kennel

NYPD officer shoots self 24 hours after colleague committed suicide

‘Why didn’t you play?’ S. Korean fan questions Ronaldo

23 injured after Russian passenger plane makes emergency landing

Klopp lauds ‘incredible’ Adrian’s flying start to Liverpool career

Japan storm turns deadly, snarls holiday travel

Lampard sees positives as Chelsea miss out on Super Cup

Russian Airbus with 226 passengers makes emergency landing in corn field

Six US police wounded in Philadelphia shooting

11 Discos declared technically insolvent

500 firefighters to battle blaze in French forest

How young educated Ghanaians view corruption

No fraud in N-Power, says FG

Buhari visits IDPs, says I’m aware of your sufferings

Buhari charges Team Nigeria to win clean medals

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Ondo 2020 election’ll be easy for us, says APC

Much ado about Tekno’s Agege video

‘APC’ll rule beyond 2023’

NECA, LCCI, fault Buhari’s directive on food importation

AfDB gets $20m investment for energy inclusion

Stock market drops to two-year low

Tekno: Kenya women group hails FG’s response

FIRS issues deadline for VAT remittance

Police form South-West interstate strategy to combat banditry

Army, police disagree as drunk soldiers kill three

Youth threatens suicide over late father’s unpaid gratuity

Police arrest 15 IPOB, MASSOB members in Ebonyi

PH Disco to storm debtors’ homes with PoS

Rape: Randy soldier arraigned, remanded in police custody

Bus conductor punches police constable over obstruction

Senate frowns on bailout funds for power sector

NCDMB creates committee for Bayelsa oil, gas park

NAF, oil firm partner to produce equipment

Pastor Adeboye still owes Nigerians more

Dickson, Alaibe exchange words over Bayelsa gov race

Omo – Agege pledges Senate’s support for Next Level agenda

Kwara gov tribunal delivers judgment Sept 20

Ex-minister laments hardship

Reps demand NASS approval for FG’s international treaties

Okoya-Thomas commends Sanwo-Olu on cabinet

Labour seeks Buhari’s intervention on minimum wage

SMBLF knocks PDP BoT chair for endorsing Ruga

Tribunal reserves judgment on Uduaghan’s petition

APC chief rejects Bayelsa council poll

Magu may be Osinbajo’s puppet, says fugitive ex-AGF

Makinde swears in commissioners today

FG’ll pay ‘failed investors’ N736bn to repossess Discos

Borno donates Sambisa Forest for Ruga

Ihedioha declares war on Imo ghost workers

17 million Nigerian children, youths out of school – UNESCO

Buhari changes Nigeria Prisons to Correctional Service

DHQ panel visits Taraba, Wadume’s relations flee

Shun impersonators, monarch tells UNIZIK VC

Treatment: El-Zakzaky accuses FG, US of interference, envoy intervenes

Obasanjo, 2,000 gospel musicians pray for Nigeria

Flooding: Bauchi gov sad, appeals to contractors

Protesters defy security men, demand Sowore’s release

Bayelsa, Kogi PDP gov aspirants plan consensus candidates

FG condemns pastor’s killing in China

List of UEFA Super Cup winners

UK opposition seeks to oust PM to avoid no-deal Brexit

BREAKING: Liverpool beat Chelsea on penalties to win UEFA Super Cup

Italy midfielder Zaniolo extends Roma contract

Liverpool, Chelsea go to extra time in Super Cup

FG accuses El-Zakzaky of ‘becoming unruly abroad’

Death toll from Tanzania fuel truck explosion rises to 85

FG condemns pastor’s killing in China, demands probe

El-Zakzaky set for treatment after ambassador’s intervention —Falana

Gov poll: Dickson, Alaibe tackle each other over Bayelsa PDP ticket

Mexico rescues 45,000 migrants from human traffickers in eight months

Dybala stars as Ronaldo, de Ligt sit out Juventus’s alpine opener

No Igbo boy burnt alive in Kaduna, it’s fake news —Police

Family demands independent probe into policemen killing 

I will expunge ghost workers from Imo civil service —Ihedioha 

Barty downs Sharapova in battle of former world number one

Tiwa Savage, Davido, Burna Boy, Simi nominated for 2019 AFRIMA

At least six killed after houses collapse in Chile

Man protests at gov’s office over late father’s unpaid gratuity

SMBLF knocks PDP BOT Chair for supporting RUGA 

Makinde swears in commissioners on Thursday

I can’t be intimated by insurgents’ threats — Borno gov

Obaseki to investigate Uwelu Market fire incident

Kante fit for Chelsea, Oxlade-Chamberlain starts for Liverpool in Super Cup

Woman kills ex-son-in-law over money owed daughter

Protesters defy security operatives, demand Sowore’s release

Troops uncover another illegal gun factory in Benue

Pelosi: No UK trade deal if Brexit undermines Good Friday accord

Balotelli poised for move back to Italy with Brescia

Beasts of No Nation: How four soldiers shot man, killed another in Ogun hospital —Police

Wimbledon champion Halep battles back in Cincinnati

Kovac still scanning horizon for fresh Bayern blood

Facebook to curb fake news using Yoruba, Igbo languages

African Games: Falconets depart for Morocco Thursday

Nigeria recall Iheanacho for Ukraine friendly

Banditry: FG to strengthen security operations, Buhari assures IDPs

Osun Festival: One million people expected, says Ataoja

Police arrest 15 IPOB, MASSOB members in Ebonyi 

Manager vs Uduaghan: Tribunal reserves judgement

Kaduna pastor abductors demand N20m ransom

Man charged to court for allegedly ‘spreading rumours’

LG Election: Adamawa SIEC extends party primaries deadline

Boko Haram: Intensity of attacks ginger us up —Gov Zulum

Dismiss PDP petition, INEC, Gov Abdulrazak urge Kwara tribunal

UEFA, FIFA, NFF salute Okocha at 46

Isheri killing: Police counter army, say soldiers stabbed patient in doctor’s presence

Malawi court sentences three to death over albino killing

BREAKING: Nigerian Prisons Service changes name to correctional service 

Police killing: DHQ panel visits Gov Ishaku

Catholic priest leads protest over bad roads in Anambra

6 mistakes to avoid when making international transfers

Djokovic advances as Serena pulls out in Cincinnati

JUST IN: Another pastor kidnapped in Kaduna

Buhari meets IDPs in Katsina

Court sentences three to death for killing albino

Nwaoboshi asks court to vacate forfeiture order on his assets

4-year-old dies after accidentally pouring hot water on herself

Scores feared killed, houses razed in Rivers communities

North Korea defector, son found dead —Police

North East pensioners blame loss of documents on insurgency —PTAD

Drunk men accused of killing rare bird under investigation

Sani Shehu hails Buhari’s directive on food importation

Soldiers on reprisal allegedly kill three during Sallah

#RevolutionNow: Tinubu shouldn’t feign ignorance, says CNG

El-Zakzaky being treated like a criminal in India, IMN alleges 

BREAKING: US rapper A$AP Rocky gets suspended sentence for assault

Pregnant 19-year-old gang-raped by five men

Zero crime recorded in Niger during Eid-el-Kabir —CP

Court dissolves 13-year marriage after wife says husband impotent

Female suicide bomber kills six in Chad

Bus conductor allegedly punches policeman

Revenge porn: 11-year-old becomes latest victim

Burna Boy performs on Trevor Noah’s show

Police arraign soldier who allegedly raped AAUA student

BREAKING: EFCC arraigns Atiku’s son-in-law, lawyer for money laundering

Kovac can build an era at Bayern Munich, says Matthaeus

Police arrest suspected cultists in Anambra

We enjoy 24 hours power supply only when you’re in town, Daura leader tells Buhari

Police arrest armed robbery, car snatching syndicates in Enugu

Four Britons arrested in huge Australia drug bust

International Youth Day: Gombe youths seek inclusive, accessible education

Ugochinyere resigns as IPAC spokesperson

Philippine boy eaten by crocodile in latest attack

Twitter to let users follow interests as well as people

Monaco make Ben Yedder costliest Ligue 1 transfer

UNGA president celebrates news of possible Ebola treatment, prevention

Police arrest Anambra market leader, ‘Baby Awka’ for cult killings

Injured del Potro officially out of US Open

Polio victims seek govt funding to fight disease in Niger

Federer sees off South American in Cincinnati

CAF Champions League: Enyimba coach confident ahead of second leg clash with Rahimo FC

Djokovic shakes off rust, Federer rolls at Cincinnati Masters

There’s no herdsmen attack at motor park —Kogi govt

Venus stuns title-holder Bertens in Cincinnati Masters, as Serena withdraws

Britain pacifies India over Commonwealth Games’ shooting row

2019 FIBA World Cup: D’Tigers arrives Lagos for final camping

U.S. football club signs 14-year-old on professional contract

Newborn undergoes heart suggery as storm hits China

Fresh flood alert in southern India, 209 dead

Golden Eaglets begin camping in Abuja for Brazil 2019

5 Nigerian girls at 2019 Technovation World Pitch Summit need our votes!

Zamfara organises festival for repentant Fulani bandits

Abusive marriage: Anambra woman stopped from committing suicide

Foreign investors acquiring insurance firms over recapitalisation

CBN to auction N34bn T-bills today

Police clash with Anambra youths, kill one

Kashmir outposts divided over status change

Driver who killed tricycle rider in Lagos nabbed

Be vigilant against Ebola, NCAA warns airlines

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

When government is afraid of people’s power

God asks me to challenge Akeredolu again — Jegede

Head hunter, son shot dead in Kogi

Fulani herdsmen stab each other over stolen cows

City escape transfer ban, fined £315,000

Group faults Danjuma’s silence on Tiv/Jukun crisis

Arsenal undersold Iwobi to Everton – London firm

Four revolutions Nigeria urgently needs

‘Joblessness forcing youths into cybercrime’

Ogun family accuses pastor of hypnotising, killing son

Cooking gas explosion injures couple in Delta

Masari, Fayemi, others meet Buhari in Daura

Domestic flight operations rise by 2,022 in one year

We haven’t spent W’Bank’s $1.66bn, says TCN

Gridlock end in sight, taskforce assures Apapa residents

FG redeploys 36 directorate level officials

Don’t plunge Nigeria into chaos – Air force chief

Military chiefs visit N’East after soldiers’ death

Secondus laments lack of fund to complete secretariat

Ogun portal: Abiodun pledges jobs

Bayelsa certificates of returns

Six apprehended for killing tanker driver in Niger

I47 persons rescued from fire incidents in Bauchi

Ex-Taraba lawmaker wants more youths in Ishaku’s cabinet

Neighbours rape, impregnate Katsina woman with mental illness

Gombe to combat desertification with four million trees

Police arrest woman for maltreating maid in Niger

Alleged torture: Rivers broadcaster sues police, demands N650m

We’ll shut Enugu security firms harbouring criminals – NSCDC

Sack incompetent officials, Sultan counsels Tambuwal

You can’t suppress us, IPOB tells Umahi

Buhari, APC want Atiku’s 28,000 exhibits expunged

Robberies: UI imposes partial curfew on campus

Sanusi gets new international appointment

Army may rotate troops in Taraba, Adamawa

Don’t politicise selection of my successor, says Awujale

Stepmother’s death: Buhari, Lawan condole with Kogi gov

Centre offers research grants to students

Apapa gridlock: Soldiers, hoodlums’ extortion frustrating Osinbajo panel

Ministers’ll get targets, expert to man agric —Buhari

Djokovic shakes off poor start to win Cincinnati opener

Lagos-Ibadan rail contractor promises residents road, bridge

Three die, two missing in Lagos boat accident

Sanwo-Olu picks Igbokwe, ex-commissioners, others as cabinet-nominees

BBNaija sex: UK police may fire Khafi

NAMA trains personnel in electronics

PDP BoT chair backs Buhari on Ruga

NIMC: Tyranny of inefficient governance

Arik, Radisson Blu partner on passenger welfare

Three die, two missing in Lagos boat mishap

Boko Haram: Army inducts four anti-bomb vehicles

Geneva Conventions: UN seeks tougher action against violators

Ajax see off PAOK to make Champions League playoffs

Trump threatens to pull US from WTO

Sudan rain kills seven, leaves thousands homeless

Give priority to girl-child education, Kano Emir tells parents

Blockade, beating, pepper spray on second day of Hong Kong airport chaos

Argentine frontrunner says Bolsonaro ‘misogynist, racist’

Trudeau pledges tougher gun control after spate of shootings

Football: UEFA Champions League qualifying results

Football: Europa League qualifying results

29 US states, cities sue Trump over climate protections

No fears for Frappart as French referee prepares to make history in Super Cup

BYSIEC issues certificates of return to elected chairmen, councillors

I’m working tirelessly to end Jukun, Tiv crisis —Ishaku

Epstein death: Two prison guards sent on leave, warden reassigned

CSO urges further amendment of Electoral Act, Broadcast Code

Xavi’s Al Sadd reach Asian Champions League quarter-finals

Liverpool, Chelsea clash in Super Cup as Frappart makes history

I’ll appoint a minister who knows about agriculture —Buhari

PHOTOS: Flood ravages Abia communities

Audit Ajimobi’s administration, South West PDP urges Makinde

I instructed Methodists to re-elect performing govs like Umahi —Prelate

Don’t give a cent to anybody to import food into the country, Buhari orders CBN

Don’t select moneybags as my successor, Awujale tells kingmakers

YDP disowns fleeing Taraba kidnap suspect, Hamisu Wadume

1 killed, 7 injured as Police try to rearrest fleeing criminals in Anambra

Lagos tricycle rider killed while fighting for right of way —Police

Concerns rise over increased under-five mortality in Gombe

Ex-minister arrested on corruption charges in Mexico

UI imposes partial curfew on campus over security challenges

Danilo roaring to link up again with Ronaldo in Juventus

FIFA fine Man City over ‘international transfer of minors’

Politicians responsible for bandits’ activities —Ex-CP Tsav

APC govs meet Buhari in Daura

Lampard confident for Super Cup despite Kante question mark

Frequent cases of rape of minors, alarming —Zazzau Emir

First female referee to officiate Super Cup not afraid of intense spotlight

Fires guts Benin auto parts market

Japan international Endo joins Stuttgart on loan

NPFL: MFM set to unveil new coach

Kogi govt calls for calm as gunmen kill head of vigilante group, son

Buhari condoles with Gov Bello over stepmother’s death

Ondo election 2020: God asks me to contest, says Jegede

DR Congo Ebola tsar delighted by drug breakthrough

Nigeria’s contingent arrives Morocco for African Games

We are containing banditry attacks —CAS

PDP BOT Chairman declares support for RUGA

Body of teenager found in Malaysia jungle

Our coalition with APC not threatened —Osun SDP

SSAUTHRIAI threatens strike, wants N30,000 minimum wage across board 

Oshiomhole blames media for feud between him and Obaseki

Abiodun pledges instant jobs for applicants of Ogun job portal 

Kidnapped DPO regains freedom after paying N3m ransom

Bayelsa chairmen, councillors-elect receive Certificates of Return

French club Marseille sack Adil Rami for ‘gross misconduct’

Enugu NSCDC threatens to shut down private guard companies

CCECC to address concerns of Lagos/Ibadan rail corridor residents

2018/2019 admissions: LASU extends deadline for registration

Andy Murray rates Cincinnati singles comeback ‘OK’ despite defeat

Gov Zulum approves N28.12m salary arrears for two agencies

BREAKING: Joe Igbokwe, others make Sanwo-Olu’s new cabinet list

Imo SARS arrests four robbery suspects, recovers vehicles

Barcelona goalkeeper Neto sidelined after wrist surgery

Unfulfilled promises made me quit Newcastle -Benitez

US introduces new rules restricting legal immigration

Benue to start disconnection of illegal water supplies

Barcelona officials head to Paris for Neymar talks

Fulani herdsmen stab selves over missing cows in Imo

Maxwell leaving PSG to fight legal battle in Brazil

Ten modular refineries set for production in Niger Delta

Pay attention to workers’ welfare, security, TUC urges FG

Enang still Buhari’s liaison officer in Senate —Aide

2019 BBNaija: Tacha, Ike, joe receive strike from Biggie

Enang still Buhari’s liaison officer  —Aide 

Why we couldn’t come home for Sallah —Nigerians in Qatar

Posting police to state of origin dangerous – AIG

Emery: I don’t know when Ozil, Kolasinac will return

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Imo popular blogger

International Youth Day: Police warn youths against cultism, drugs

2019 BBNaija: ‘The Icons’ group up for eviction

El-Zakzaky arrives in India

Xenophobic attacks: Committee urges Nigerian students to avoid reprisal attacks

Soldier who killed Abia cyclist was AWOL —Army HQ

London varsity bans beef consumption in fight against climate change

Hong Kong airport cancels flights as protesters block departing passengers

Perisic joins Bayern on one-year loan from Inter Milan

RUGA is best option to settle nomads permanently —Bagudu

Iran welcomes ZakZaky’s treatment in India

I have confidence in my team, despite being home-based —Aigbogun

Nigerian gas users risk ‘bomb-like’ explosions as fake cylinders hit town

Constable Khafi Kareem’s sex in BBNaija House gets UK Police attention, risks disciplinary action

Italian Senate cuts short break for critical govt vote

Australia announces $338m funding for climate action

U.S. Attorney General suspects irregularities at Jeffrey Epstein’s prison facility

Terrorists kill two soldiers, two-year-old girl

Buhari congratulates pilgrims for successful completion of hajj rites

PHOTOS: President’s kids prep dad as Nigerians pay him Sallah homage in Daura

Balarabe Musa cautions PRP members on Jega

Mourinho: Man United’ll struggle after Lukaku exit

Yes, Nigeria needs a revolution of the mind

Curriculum vitae: Work experience or working experience?

PSG want £188m for Barca target Neymar

Crash: Commissioner buries children who died with wife

Edo: Security guards beat up LG boss

Monday, August 12, 2019

Presidency declines confirmation of Enang’s removal

Nigerians spend N730bn on sports betting annually –Report

30 years after, NFF, Nigerians pay tribute to Okwaraji

Fans tip Osihmen to replace Ighalo

Emenalo quits as Monaco’s sporting director

Bank, septuagenarian resolve fraudulent transactions

JAMB appoints Jega to head admission committee

Driver kills Lagos tricycle rider for bashing car

Commercial driver commits suicide at mechanic workshop

AAUA student’s rape: Police to arraign soldier Wednesday

Sheltered today, homeless tomorrow: Ordeal of building collapse survivors

Stakeholders fault 9% interest on palm oil loans

Farmers target $100bn Dubai import market

CAC registers 220,773 MSMEs in 10 months

Sterling seeks to unlock $1tn African agribusiness economy

Group demands Abiodun’s probe for alleged forged certificate

Okorocha’s probe not witch-hunt – Ihedioha

Bayelsa commends voters over council polls’ success

Server: INEC yet to decide on Bayelsa/Kogi polls

I’ll still be active in Oyo politics – Ladoja

Buhari, Tinubu, Oshiomhole absent from Oyegun 80th birthday

One year after, APC to convoke NEC meeting

Oyetola says only APC members’ll make cabinet

Why I returned N1m gratuity overpayment – Bauchi pensioner

AbdulRazaq urges support for reforms in Kwara

Our panel committed to anti-graft war —Obono-Obla

We don’t have Boboski with us –Army

IPOB remains a proscribed group, says Ebonyi

I’ll fast-track Education Bank Bill passage —Gbajabiamila

Ekiti workers seek promotion benefits

Police killing: DHQ orders Taraba battalion to produce Wadume

El-Zakzaky rejects FG’s jet, takes Emirates to India

Stop dumping refuse by roadsides, LAWMA tells residents

Eid-el-Kabir: Sanwo-Olu’s wife preaches togetherness

Nine Nigerian pilgrims die in Saudi

That strange shooting ‘mistake’ by Nigerian soldiers

Ogun State’s intervention on federal roads

FG blames Labour for minimum wage payment delay

Three things Arsenal need to improve on

Tambuwal’s N70m Saudi gifts

Canada teen murder suspects died in ‘suicides by gunfire’- Police

Hong Kong aims to reopen airport after protester shutdown

Trump administration weakens endangered species law

Gabon court sets date for president’s health test

Who’s Who in the Jeffrey Epstein sex scandal

Bayern cruise past Cottbus to progress in German Cup

Over 350 migrants aboard charity ship after new rescue in Med

Police recover guns in Lagos abandoned car

Russian police probe video of officer beating woman

Valencia set to sign defender Mangala from Man City

Two Ebola drugs found to increase survival rates —Health officials

Bus driver, 43, kills self at Lagos mechanic workshop

Our panel committed to anti-graft war despite arm-twisting – Obono-Obla

Friend of mass shooter arrested on firearms charges

Buratai charges troops on loyalty, sacrifice

Festivals: Deji of Akure orders closure of shops, markets

Gov Abiodun proposes death penalty for kidnappers 

Nine Nigerians die while performing hajj

Buhari salutes in-law, Indimi, at 72

Oyegun 80th birthday: Buhari, Tinubu, Oshiomole absent, Secondus, Orbih Present

Oyegun’s birthday: Security guards beat up council boss

I will not use public fund to gratify myself —Gov Abdulrazaq

#RevolutionNow: Foundation gives N50,000 to 70-year-old protester battered by police

Obaseki pays Oshiomhole surprise visit

BREAKING: El-Zakzaky, wife depart Abuja for medical treatment in India

Hajj: Nigeria loses nine pilgrims —NAHCON chair

Rumoured closure of our office, a smear campaign —Presidential panel

Dutch hero Sneijder announces retirement from football

It’ll be unfair to deny Southwest presidency in 2023 —Shehu Sani

International Youth Day: I’ll fast track education bank bill passage —Gbajabiamila

Monaco sign Nigeria’s Henry Onyekuru on five-year deal

PDP govs condemn killing of policemen, motorcyclist

Buhari not indifferent to killing of policemen —Garba Shehu

Presidential task force on Apapa traffic meets residents Tuesday

Funding stalls completion of  PDP’s new national secretariat  – Secondus

Griezmann fuels ultra-attacking Barca’s bid for third La Liga title

PRP welcomes Jega, party he once deregistered

Fayemi seeks drones for soldiers in Ekiti to tackle criminals

Liverpool keeper Alisson out for ‘next few weeks’ says Klopp

Promoter defends Anthony Joshua’s controversial Saudi date with Ruiz Jr

RevolutionNow: Foundation donates N50, 000 to protester battered by police

Man falls from tree, crushes daughter to death

AAUA student’s rape: Ondo police to arraign soldier Wednesday

Death toll climbs to 75 in Tanzania fuel tanker blast

Cross River seeks to recover N700m from cocoa farmers

Ivorian singer DJ Arafat dies in road crash

French police shoot dead homeless man after knife threat

Controversy trails celebrated Nigerian physicist World Award

FG earmarks N100billion for research in tertiary institutions —Don

NAFDAC reiterates plans to ban sniper from open market

US to deny immigrants who use public benefits citizenship

Hausa community leader condemns killing in Akwa Ibom

Buhari congratulates Akinfeleye on election into World Journalism Council

Ebonyi soccer fans remember Okwaraji 30 years after

Tambuwal doles out over N70m to Sokoto pilgrims in Makkah

BREAKING: Kidnappers abduct chief imam’s son, two others

Atlanta’s Martinez sets MLS record with goal in 10th straight match

Pensioner reveals reasons for returning N1m gratuity overpayment

Buhari mourns Dr Olorunfemi, former Ambassador to Namibia

Gunmen kidnap Benue college of education provost

One dead, 17 injured in Anambra accident —FRSC

Five children killed in fire at US daycare

Brain drain: FG mulls introduction of scarce skills allowance

Twitter verifies Osinbajo’s handle after hacking attempt

Father rapes, impregnates 18-year-old daughter in Ogun

Minimum wage: FG blames labour for delay in implementation

Azpilicueta defends Chelsea youngsters after Mourinho jibes

Hajj: Kwara pilgrims, hale, healthy after Arafat —Official

Ivan Perisic on verge of Bayern Munich loan move

RevolutionNow: Our protest march was misunderstood —AAC Stalwart

Robbery: Police arrest over 100 suspects along Mile 2-Badagry Expressway

South Africa’s Ramaphosa wins legal fight with anti-corruption watchdog

Falana confirms El-Zakzaky, wife, jet out to India tonight

El-Zakzaky arrives Abuja airport for medical trip to India 

Barcelona’s Neto to undergo surgery on wrist injury

Nadal stays at number two as Djokovic rules rankings

Rehabilitation in PH refinery still ongoing —NNPC

Osaka returns to number one in WTA rankings

ISWAP kills eight in Maiduguri

Stop posting non-education graduates to schools, TRCN tells NYSC

South Africa buries hundreds of unidentified corpses

Williams signs nine-year deal with Athletic Bilbao

Woman loses limbs to infection from dog saliva

Half-year net income slips to $46.9bn —Saudi Aramco

Barcelona keeper Neto suffers wrist injury in training

Monsoon floods: One million moved into camps, 184 dead in India

Woman becomes bus conductor after MOPOL husband’s death

Nadal dominates Medvedev in Montreal for 35th Masters title

Portuguese police escort fuel tankers as drivers strike

80-year-old Kenyan woman, raped, killed in her house

Hong Kong airport cancels flights due to protests

[BREAKING] Police killing: COAS directs military personnel to travel in mufti

Luxury brands apologise for flouting one-china policy

NFF marks 30th anniversary of Samuel Okwaraji’s death

I’m a Yoruba nationalist, not supremacist —Adeyinka Grandson, activist arrested in UK

Death toll in Vietnam floods rises to 24

Police arrest farmer for alleged murder of partner

Buhari, Condé donate money, cows, rice to corpers serving in Katsina

Conservative Giammattei wins Guatemalan presidential election

UPDATED: Norway mosque attack suspect rejects murder allegation

Singapore to ban sale of elephant ivory from 2021

UI vows to reinforce security on campus

Release Sowore in spirit of Sallah, Reps urge Buhari

Korean govt thanks Matawalle for rescuing doctor six months after his kidnap

Osimhen is a real scorer –Lille coach

Electricity: Nigeria-Siemens 25,000MW deal to gulp over N1.15tn

Buhari, Nigeria’s great Commander-in-Chief

TUC gives Wednesday deadline on minimum wage

Sunday, August 11, 2019

Sowore: ‘They will come after me, no doubting it’

El-Rufai’s postulation on zoning

Top monarchs sue Fayemi over traditional council chair

Traditional rulers know kidnappers —Bishop Okonkwo

Herdsmen are not criminals, says Miyetti Allah

Online application for Ekiti teaching job begins Wednesday

Gunmen abduct Kogi PDP chief

Lille hail debutant Osimhen’s brace

Okagbare replies ministry over AG ‘threat’

Eagles stars celebrate Eid-el-Kabir

Oshoala happy to score fourth pre-season goal

Quadri retains Nigeria Open title, claims $7,000

Five children die in Lagos fire incident

Bank robbery, car-snatching kingpins arrested, firearms recovered

We will make Tekno a scapegoat, says FG

NSCDC officer kills undergraduate in Bayelsa

Two die, 15 injured in Ogun road crashes

Fr. Mbaka’s impersonator nabbed in Onitsha

Sallah: Governors, Sultan call for peaceful coexistence

Pray for just, peaceful Nigeria, NBA urges Muslims

Buhari, Guinean president join Muslims in prayers

CAN felicitates with Muslims, demands action against criminality

Ganduje stops district heads from Sanusi’s Sallah ceremony

Promised successor: Amosun takes minister-designate to Eid prayer

Senate faults Enang, denies N2.2bn Ruga budget

NULGE has reported govs stealing LG funds — NFIU

Only NYSC, police, soldiers uniting Nigeria, says Buhari

Islam forbids killings, says Lagos deputy gov

Methodist church women seek end to herdsmen attacks

Lagos Amir Hajj confirms pilgrim’s death

We won’t appeal verdict on Edo Assembly —Senate

Senator seeks new method to tackle insecurity

My govt’s debt profile better than others —Ajimobi

Nobody knows cause of Obaseki, Oshiomhole feud —Oyegun

Reps defines minor in new sexual offences bill

Stakeholders advocate early diagnosis for special needs children

Envoy visits Zamfara gov over freed Korean doctor

Captain Kekana sent off as Sundowns fall in CAF Champions League

2019 BBNaija: Team Enkay, Tacha, others win N1m cash prize

Bale returns as Zidane stays tight-lipped on Neymar

Tanzania lays to rest dozens killed in fuel tanker blast

PSG start title defence with win, fans vent fury at Neymar

Zulum cancels Sallah celebrations over botched Boko Haram attack

‘Hobbs & Shaw’ loses speed but still leads North American box office

184 doctors from 7 countries write Buhari over El-Zakzaky

Murray ready as he’ll ever be for Cincy singles return

PHOTOS: Scene of bloody Taraba encounter where soldiers killed three policemen, one civilian

Why we won’t protest killing of policemen by soldiers —#RevolutionNow convener

PHOTOS: Buhari, Guinean President Condé mark Eid, as Daura Emir holds Durbar

Obaseki felicitates Oyegun at 80

US gold medalists face sanctions over anti-Trump podium protests

Lagos Police begin investigations into case of woman found dead in hotel

Rashford grabs brace as Man Utd put 4 past Chelsea

Eid-el-Kabir: School slaughters, distributes 90 rams to needy

South Africa flays NANS’ call for protests against its businesses

Chelsea didn’t deserve to lose, says Lampard

Lagos contingent in Mecca will begin return journey Aug 17 —Amirul Hajj

Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth to separate

Brain surgery patient taken to Arafat in ambulance for hajj rites of stoning

Emery impressed by Arsenal’s gritty win over Newcastle

Lagos loses female hajj pilgrim to hypertension in Mecca

My administration had best debt profile –Ajimobi

BREAKING: Injured Serena retires from Toronto WTA final

Three things we learned from the Premier League

Manchester United inflict 4-0 thrashing on Lampard’s Chelsea

Guinean President Conde bags traditional title of Talban Daura

Ganduje forbids Kano district heads from attending Emir Sanusi’s Eid Durbar

Gowon leads Christians at national prayer rally in Osogbo

Russian city mourns blast victims of nuclear site blast

Transporter returns N2.2bn mistakenly paid by First Bank

VAR denies Wolves victory in bore draw at Leicester

Distance yourselves from those who preach violence —Buhari tells Muslims

Rocket fire hits Libya airport, breaking Eid truce

Buhari, Guinean President observe Eid with Muslims in Daura

Eid-el-Kabir: Church distributes food to IDPs, needy Muslims in Kaduna

Victor Osimhen stars on debut as Lille make winning start

Chadli joins Anderlecht on loan from Monaco

Maguire makes Man Utd bow, Lampard trusts Chelsea youngsters

Aubameyang gives Arsenal winning start at Newcastle

Police foil bank robbery, arrest kingpin in Lagos

Hajj pilgrims perform Satan stoning ritual

Man City’s reserves could win title says Mourinho

16 Ekiti obas sue Fayemi over traditional council chair

Homosexuality, lesbianism, pushing insecurity in Nigeria —Emir

Buhari felicitates Odigie-Oyegun at 80

Dead woman linked to Norway shooting is suspect’s ‘stepsister’—Police

Norway mosque shooting an ‘attempted act of terror’

Man United sign Monaco teenager Mejbri

Man charged over deadly boat accident in Greece

Tennis: Andy Murray set for Zhuhai, China Open

Two charged over security incident linked to Ozil, Kolasinac

Myanmar battles rising floodwaters after landslide kills 52

Tennis: Nadal eyes second straight Canadian crown

Tanzania mourns 64 killed in fuel tanker blast

2019 BBNaija: Mercy, Ike win N2m ‘Munch it’ challenge

India want Davis Cup tie moved from Pakistan over Kashmir

Cable car crash caused by vandalism —Canada police

Israel police, Palestinians clash at flash point Jerusalem holy site

2 die, 5 injured on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

You’ll continue to triumph over enemies, Daura Emir tells Buhari at Eid-el-Kabir prayers

Eastern China’s typhoon Lekima death toll hits 32

Hajj ‘ll no longer be for shopping –NAHCON boss

BREAKING: PDP wins all eight seats in Bayelsa LGAs elections

PHOTOS: Aisha Buhari donates relief materials to 3,000 IDPs in Katsina

I dropped my fufu tray and joined #RevolutionNow protesters because this suffering is too much —70-year-old hawker beaten up by policemen at Osogbo protest

UN chief condemns car bombing in Libya that killed UN employees

As Jonathan, Dickson, Sylva intensify battle for Bayelsa’s soul

EPL: Chelsea confront United at Old Trafford

Osaka reclaims number one spot

JUST IN: Armed men attack, injure UI postgraduate students with machetes

Only unwise actors flaunt wealth on social media –Iya Rainbow

NAF kills Boko Haram, ISWAP fighters

Serena survives scare to set Andreescu title clash

Joshua undergoes body change ahead of Ruiz rematch

Sowore was reckless with his words about revolution – Okorie, UPP national chairman

Ikeja Electric educate customers on meter acquisition

Miyetti Allah to tackle insecurity in South-East

Only a criminal will say we slapped Okorocha’s daughter – Chairman, Imo task force that allegedly assaulted ex-gov’s child

Despite pressure, PDP extends suspension of Elumelu, others

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Bullet fired by policemen chasing yahoo boys kills tailor

Neymar unhappy with Mbappe

I can’t go nude for fashion– Erica Nlewedim

2019 APC primaries worst ever conducted in Nigeria –National vice chairman, Abdulkadir

Erectile dysfunction can be sign of diabetes, others – Expert

My business, political success magical –Shina Peller

We’re investigating 1,500 Nigerians with assets in Dubai –SPIP chairman

El-Zakzaky’s brother jealous of his feats –IMN

Guardiola hopes VAR makes no mistake

Late kane double helps Spurs beat Villa

BBNaija, Yobo, Iwobi kick off season on DStv

Kayode Joins Gazişehir on loan

Sick Oshonaike crashes at Nigeria Open

Afrobasket:D’Tigress blow-out Tunisia 75-26

CAF: Pillars win, Enyimba, Tornadoes lose

Auba, Lacazette send Iwobi goodwill messages

A leader must have clear vision – Chidinma Obi

Running business in Nigeria tough – Obiukwu, MD Eurotube Limited

Buhari, Ramaphosa to discuss xenophobia, trade in October

I wasn’t denied American visa – Peter Obi

Hajj: 65,000 Nigerians for symbolic stoning of devil

ICPC recovers ambulances from ex-Edo Rep, private clinic

Group wants 60-year-old prosecuted for defiling minor

We’re working quietly to make Nigeria peaceful – Gowon

Stolen jewellery: Navy orders arrest of men who killed guard

‘Bayelsa Central must produce Dickson’s successor’

Operation No Cover-up: Police launch major manhunt for Taraba kidnap kingpin

Police yet to inform me, I saw it on TV – Wife of slain cop

Boboski: From a community defender to outlaw

20 burnt to death in Bauchi auto crash

OAU alumni donate medical aids to LASUTH

Ekiti group tasks Fayemi on security

Shi’ites proscription frustrates NASS intervention in crisis – Majority Leader

Buhari has responsibility to govern 200 million citizens – Presidency

God revealed Osinbajo’s helicopter crash to me — Adeboye

Bank managers, supervisors involved in stealing customers’ N15.15bn – NDIC

Ebonyi yellow fever death toll rises to 20

Edo crisis: Oshiomhole’s ex-aide reports Obaseki to CCT

High winds cause stand collapse at Dutch stadium

Zamfara gov visits livestock market, buys 30 rams

South Africa’s Ramaphosa hits out at graft watchdog

BREAKING: South Africa win Rugby Championship for first time

Woman dies in cross-fire between police, suspected kidnappers in Lagos

11 die in Zamfara road crash

Xenophobic attacks: NANS shuts down Shoprite in Ogun

US military says service member dead in Iraq mission

Mainz, Augsburg suffer shock German Cup defeats

First FBI, now Justice Department probing Epstein death

Xenophobia attacks: NANS shuts down Shoprite in Ogun

Attach spies to public office holders, ex-CP Tsav tells Buhari

Silverbird opens Accra screening centre for MBGN pageant

CAF Champions League: Kano Pillars beat Asante Kotoko 3-2

Outcry as Jeffrey Epstein found dead in jail, FBI investigates

Eriksen effect, Kane’s late double saves Spurs from opening day stumble

Zamfara appoints new emir for Maru emirate

President Conde joins Buhari to mark Eid el-Kabir in Daura

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts President of Guinea Conakry

Serena dominates Osaka to reach Toronto semis

Nine deadliest oil tanker blasts in Africa

Buhari, Ramaphosa to meet in South Africa

APC felicitates Muslims as they mount the Arafat

Sallah: Shun divisive tendencies, Sanwo-Olu urges Nigerians

Eid-el-Kabir: Police deploy 3, 067 personnel in Bauchi

Aide confirms attempts to hack Osinbajo’s twitter handle

Eid-el-Kabir: PDP calls for selflessness, trust in God

PHOTOS: Traders rescue baby from locked car at Computer Village

Villas-Boas suffers poor return as Reims down Marseille

AAUA student’s rape: Army dismisses officer, hands over to police

ICPC recovers three ambulances from former Rep, hospital

Yabatech gets $100,000 grant from Ford Foundation

Lawan sympathises with Yobe flood victims 

Flood: Set up IDPs centres now, CEPEJ urges Delta

FBI investigates Jeffery Epstein death in jail

FEMA cautions FCT residents against flooding in Kubwa, Kuje

Our traditional rulers should be respected —Obiano

55 combatants die in northwest Syria clashes

Tanzania fuel tanker blast kills 62

Sallah: Akeredolu urges Muslims to pray against insecurity

Nigeria ‘ll come out great, march forward – Adeboye

Sterling shines in Man City rout, Brighton, Burnley enjoy strong starts

Serena powers past No. 1-bound Osaka, Halep retires hurt

One injured in Norway mosque shooting, suspect arrested

Huawei launches first product with own operating system

Peter Obi not denied Visa – Aide

NAHCON sponsors Air Force officer, Plateau Imam to Hajj

UPDATE: Mob kills policeman, injures two

CSO protests killing of cops, demands perpetrators’ prosecution 

One dies in Lagos-Abeokuta highway accident

Security: Miyetti Allah bans herders without family in South-East from grazing

Security: Miyetti Allah ban herders without family in South-East from grazing

NAHCON to investigate abandonment of 400 pilgrims in Kano

BUK expels 24 students over fake entry qualification

Rashford ready to be Manchester United’s main man

Leeds denied Championship win by Nottingham Forest

Sterling hat trick fires Man City to West Ham rout

Eid-el-Kabir: Zamfara gov grants amnesty to 150 prisoners

Man City denied as first Premier League goal ruled out by VAR

Army detains suspected Abia killer soldier

Celtic beat Motherwell 5-2

BREAKING: SARS operatives shoot dead shop owner, mob seizes officer

BREAKING: Disgraced US millionaire, Epstein commits suicide

El-Rufai sympathises with family of driver killed by police

Trump says Kim made ‘small apology’ for missile tests

Neymar out of PSG opener, exit talks ‘are advanced than before’ – club

9 deadliest fuel tanker explosions in Africa

Taraba killing: Set up panel of inquiry, Senate deputy minority leader tells FG

Eid-el-Kabir: Avoid night journeys, FRSC warns commuters

NAF destroys terrorists control centre in Borno

Apathy, boycott characterise LG polls in Bayelsa

UK may lack ships to police waters after Brexit —Govt leak

65,000 Nigerians join millions of pilgrims to climb Mount Afarat

Sallah: Fayemi seeks loyalty, sacrifice

Libya government says ready for conditional Eid truce

Five nuclear agency staff died in Russia missile test explosion

Eid-el-Kabir: Economic woes save Palestinian lambs

‘Emoji’ house infuriates feuding neighbours

Eid-el-Kabir: Pray for Nigeria, ACF urges Muslims

Zamfara govt removes Maru emir, Kanoma district head

Eid-el-Kabir: Prices of rams stable in FCT

Mugabe bans successor, Mnangagwa, from burial

Osinbajo’s Twitter handle becomes unverified

BREAKING: Batch B Stream 2 NYSC orientation course begins Aug 20

Prepare for floods, FEMA warns Kubwa, Kuje residents

Fuel tanker explodes killing 57 in Tanzania accident

Nigerian Army not selling forms for DSS course —AHQ

APC threatens boycott as Bayelsa holds LG election

Suspected thugs attempt to burn down Zamfara ex-commissioner’s house

Amanpour: Three people I’d like to interview

Why I prefer CR7 to Messi -BBNaija’s Ebuka

Sallah: IG orders tight security, FRSC deploys 2,490 officers

Borno gov approves payment of N152.6m WAEC fees

Hajj: Aisha Buhari, Lawan, others for Mount Arafat today

You’re on self-destruction mission, PDP warns Kogi lawmakers

15 persons die of yellow fever in Ebonyi

10-year-old Benue minor’s tortuous journey into motherhood

First Lady has brought Osho joy –Ekiti Gov’s aide, Olowolagba

Friday, August 09, 2019

At 110, I’d love to have a child –Woman Gov Fayemi’s wife gave a lifeline

I joined #RevolutionNow to protest hardship in Nigeria –Osun septuagenarian battered by police

DJ Cuppy grooves with Ferrari LaFerrari

Should rapists get death penalty?

Five ways you cheat on your spouse unknowingly

Iran lured my brother, El-Zakzaky into Shiite with money –Islamic movement leader’s brother

Presidency: El-Rufai wants zoning dropped

Everton hand Iwobi No. 17 jersey

Saudi Arabia to host Joshua, Ruiz rematch

Int’l friendly: NFF confirms Nigeria, Ukraine clash

DJs can do more than mix songs – P Tee Money

Afrima unveils 13-member jury

2baba fine, out of hospital – close relative

Why I relocated to Nigeria – Kanvee Adams

Campus Classicals enters season two

My sex drive is high but I can’t date young men – Kemi Olunloyo

I don’t have plans to quit music for movies – Daddy Showkey

My relationship with Teddy A started as a game – BamBam

Revenue formula: Govs to demand 42% of federal allocation

NCC marks 693 telecom masts for demolition

10 Turkish sailors abducted on Nigerian waters freed

I didn’t meet 10-year-old Benue IDP a virgin – Suspected rapist

Naval ratings torture guard to death for stealing jewellery

Police arrest fraudster paying N897,000 with fake alert

Man arrested for killing two Ogun residents

Hoodlums invade monarch’s compound in Ogun, burgle houses

Drivers block Kaduna-Abuja Highway as police kill colleague

I’ll reclaim my mandate –Niger PDP candidate

Tiv groups protest move to reopen Taraba varsity

You can’t get federal projects without lobbying –Senator

Soldiers capture Rivers notorious cult member, Bobrisky

Slain policemen: Reps demand enquiry , DHQ names seven-man panel

N1.23bn fraud: Ex-INEC chair, Iwu, gets N1bn bail

EFCC arrests Atiku’s lawyer, son for laundering $2m

Court orders Kogi APC to suspend indirect primary

Ambode denies link with N9.9bn fraud allegations

Oyetola advises IG on community policing

Eid-el-Kabir: Buhari arrives in Daura, returns to Abuja August 18

Buhari, Tinubu congratulate Akintola at 100

Sowore files 19-ground application to challenge detention order

Heinz honours grandmother with England call-up

Thiem, Zverev sent packing in Montreal quarter-finals

Projects: World Bank disburses N477.8m to 42 Katsina communities

Reus eyes league opener after Dortmund see off Uerdingen in cup

Polish parliament elects new speaker after corruption scandal

Namibian Shalulile snatches dramatic equaliser for Highlands Park

Tornado rips across southwest Luxembourg, seven injured

Saudis accused of ‘sportswash’ by hosting world heavyweight fight

Liverpool start Premier League title hunt by thrashing Norwich

Trump sides with N. Korea’s Kim on missile tests, war games

BREAKING: Lyon beat Monaco in Ligue 1 opener as Fabregas sees red

Sallah: FRSC deploys 2,490 officers, special marshal in Lagos

Man found hanging in front of shop in Delta

Motorcyclist killing: Ohanaeze youth council petitions UN, AU

Former Japanese empress Michiko diagnosed with breast cancer

Eid-el-Kabir: Police restrict vehicular movement in Maiduguri

Africa needs political will to fight corruption —ECOWAS

Police arrest Inspector who allegedly killed driver over N1,000 bribe

US figure skater sues coach for alleged sex abuse

Brazil ex-billionaire re-arrested in corruption probe

Bayern launch cup defence amid scandals in German football

Hajj: We’re honoured to serve Allah’s guests —Saudi Kingdom

Taraba police killings: Defence HQ constitutes joint investigation panel

BREAKING: Sowore files 19-ground application against detention order

VIDEO: Buhari arrives Daura

Bobrisky has been captured, Gov Wike says

FG denies closure of DR Congo embassy

Investigate Army-police clash, Reps minority caucus tells FG

Tribunal dismisses PDP’s petition against Ondo Rep

Saudi Arabia to stage Joshua, Ruiz world heavyweight fight

Dominic Thiem bounced by Medvedev in Montreal

Yobe police restrict vehicular movement ahead of Eid-el-Kabir

Rape: Ondo gov’s wife employs Taekwondo instructors to teach girls self-defence

Ozil, Kolasinac to miss Newcastle game

Eid-el-Kabir: IGP orders deployment of personnel, equipment

Soldier’s remains recovered 52 years after his death in Vietnam War

National Park CG condemns butchering of whale in Bayelsa

2019 Hajj: Pray for unity, Gbajabiamila urges Nigerian pilgrims

Buhari arrives in Daura for Sallah

US not ready to make trade deal with China, Trump says 

Ogun police arrest murder suspect five months after 

Champions League hero, Lucas Moura, extends Tottenham contract

We’ll go after Bobrisky, Rivers notorious criminal – Police

Gunman kills two on Houston expressway

Tekno stripper video: Police grill owner of display truck

Emery considers selling more Arsenal stars

Barcelona to kick off La Liga next Friday

Tiger Woods pulls out of opening play-off event with injury

10 things to know about Akintola Williams @100

I’m now a woman, not declared wanted —Bobrisky

Buhari leaves Abuja for Daura, returns August 18

Bayelsa Polls: INEC fires REC after resignation

Pochettino concerned by transfer window ‘mess’

ExxonMobil contract staff’s wife regains freedom

Bruce excited by Newcastle’s forward line ahead of Arsenal opener

I will reclaim my mandate —Niger PDP gov candidate

Tekno leaves Ubi Franklin’s Made Men Music Group

Yellow fever outbreak causes deaths in Ebonyi community

Lampard has faith in Chelsea youngsters

JUST IN: AAC expels Sowore, others

[BREAKING] N1.23bn fraud: Court imposes N1bn bail on Maurice Iwu

Southampton sign Austrian international Danso

Lukaku gets Icardi’s number 9 at Inter

Huawei launches own operating system to rival Android

Brazilian judge dismisses Neymar rape case

Greece braces for forest fire threat

Impeachment: Don’t attract peoples’ wrath, Kogi PDP warns lawmakers

Abia NLC threatens strike over unpaid salaries

Raptors president promises to improve ABU’s basketball facility

Herdsmen kill one, injure another in Akwa Ibom

ATBU bridge collapse: Varsity sets up investigative committee

Dissenting voices on Twitter as Sowore spends 45 days in custody

Man commits suicide in Asaba

Ambode denies involvement in N9.9bn fraud allegations

Two people found guilty of taking photos of dead soccer player, Sala

Taraba tribunal okays relisting of APC dismissed gov petition

Man United can deal with Lukaku exit, says Solskjaer

Tunisian Prime Minister submits presidential bid

Ihedioha approves full salaries for Imo civil servants

DR Congo line up Rohr for Leopards job

Wike places N30m bounty on Bobrisky

Lukaku hails ‘world’s best’ Conte after Inter Milan move

UN officials ask US to stop hate speech

Nigerians on twitter react as army, police feud continues

Eid-el-Kabir: Police beef up security in Ekiti

Kogi: Court orders APC to halt plans for indirect governorship primary

Zimbabwean becomes first black Miss London

Real Madrid go head-to-head with Barcelona for Neymar

My wife tried to poison me, man tells court

Groups petition VC, NUC over reopening of Federal varsity, Wukari 

EFCC to arraign Atiku’s lawyer for laundering $2m

Australia pledges to stop exporting its trash

Ronaldo: Police raid South Korean sports agency

JUST IN: Protesting drivers block Kaduna-Abuja highway

Oyo Assembly confirms 14 commissioner nominees, SUBEB members

2019 BBNaija: Housemates stage epic fashion show

Sokoto police urge public to be security conscious

Nigeria is proud of you, Buhari tells Akintola at 100

Wamakko vs Maccido: Sokoto tribunal adjourns for judgment 

Gundogan signs contract extension with Manchester City

Shanghai Shenhua’s Ighalo punished over social media use

122 Mexicans among 680 detained in US migration raids

Nadal, Thiem advance to ATP Montreal quarter-finals

Super Typhoon Lekima barrels towards China

Sowore and the semantics of revolution

Torrential rains cause flooding, evacuations in southern India

Sowore: SERAP petitions UN human rights council

We’ll challenge Sowore’s detention order, says Falana

Bayelsa APC tackles Jonathan, says PDP’s defeat imminent

Oil bunkering: Soldiers burn houses in Rivers community

I wasn’t pastor attacked by herdsmen — CAN President

EFCC gives another Badeh’s mansion to NEDC

PDP tackles DSS over Dadiyata’s abduction

Oyetola woos workers with full salary, promotions

Cultism: Rivers submits lecturers’ names to DSS

El-Zakzaky won’t flee like El-Rufai – Shi’ite

500 Kaduna Christians kidnapped, N300m paid — CAN

Buhari’s campaign coordinator, others defect to Zamfara PDP

Thursday, August 08, 2019

WAEC mulls Computer-Based Test for SSCE

Police launch manhunt for fleeing kidnappers in Rivers

Obaseki won’t get automatic ticket in PDP — Party

Beninese cook, others steal politician’s $22,000 in Abuja

Oshiomhole destroying APC, DG party govs’ forum

Soyinka calls for state of emergency in South-West

NYSC searches for missing corps member in Edo

Invasion: Supreme Court affirms PUNCH N25m judgment against DSS

Echiejile on Lorient radar

D’Tigers lose to Canada in Toronto

U-20 Women’s W’Cup hosting prospect excites Osinbajo

BetBonanza unveils Amokachi as ambassador

I’m 100% fit, insists Abdullahi

Ighalo faces disciplinary action over social media activities

Blues fans slam club over Luiz exit

Mane battles Messi, Ronaldo for best CL forward award

Brazil’s Jesus banned for Copa America final row

African Games: Nigeria going with underperforming athletes, says Ebewele

Total pension assets rise to N9.32tn

Health insurance important for mothers, babies – AXA Mansard

Fidelity Bank rewards 700 customers with N2.9bn

Edo to partner CITN on taxation

First Bank supports SMEs

17 power stations cut output as demand plunges

Prices of pepper, ram rise ahead of Sallah celebration

MTN Group raises $140m from assets sale

48 Borno IDPs graduate in leather products manufacturing

Jeers as court orders Sowore’s detention for 45 days

Taxify driver, magistrate trade accusations over alleged torture

Slain cops: Buhari convenes security meeting, police demand kidnapper’s whereabouts

Tekno releases controversial music video

Police parade man who impregnated 10-year-old Benue IDP

Atiku’s petition starved of evidence – Buhari, APC

Motorcyclist’s killing: Groups demand soldier’s arrest, prosecution

N1.23bn fraud: Court decides ex-INEC chair Iwu’s bail today

LASG shuts two illegal Chinese waste factories

Two to die by hanging for robbing woman

Aggrieved lawmakers halt protest as Senate reviews panels

BPE seeks private funding for health sector

How Premier League top six fared in transfer window

Punish parents of out-of-school kids —Don

Nigerian varsities unable to service local needs —Don

Trump boasts of rally crowd size during shooting hospital visit

Man City land Cancelo as Danilo joins Juventus

Zaha is staying at Crystal Palace, Hodgson says

Naira closes at N359.3 to dollar at parallel market

Brazil prosecutors ask judge to close Neymar rape case

Burkina Faso PM urges regional effort against corruption

Tottenham, Arsenal splash cash on Premier League deadline day

JUST IN: Everton sign Alex Iwobi on five-year deal

Kaduna Police to deploy 6,000 personnel during Sallah

EFCC hands over another Badeh’s forfeited mansion to NEDC

Bayern romp to 23-0 win over amateur side in friendly

UN rights chief condemns latest US Venezuela sanctions

Thiem doubles his luck in Montreal

107 Mexicans among 680 detained in US migration raids

Taraba killings: Five questions Police want Army to answer

IMN rejects bail conditions, says it’s plot to kill El-Zakzaky

PHOTOS: Police reveal identities of officers killed by soldiers in Taraba

Elo Umeh named 2019 B2B SME CEO of the Year

Wolves close on Europa League group stage with thumping win

Openly gay lawyer joins Tunisia’s presidential race

Taraba killing: Where’s kidnap kingpin? Police ask Nigerian Army

DFID secures admission for 268 girls in Katsina to read health courses

Eid-el-Kabir: FAAN strengthens airport security

Gambia drops ex-president Jammeh from bank notes

FCT Police arrest five suspected kidnappers’ informants

Brexit: UK’s Johnson plans visa shake-up to attract science talent

#RevolutionNow: SERAP petitions UN over clampdown on protesters

Zaha staying at Crystal Palace, Hodgson says

Insecurity: Declare state of emergency in South-West —Soyinka

Gun violence: Be careful in America, AI warns Nigerians, others

Eid-el-Kabir: Don’t hold street carnivals without approval —Oyo Police

Tottenham make double swoop for Lo Celso, Sessegnon

Pliskova keeps no. 1 hopes alive by reaching Toronto quarters

Lagos govt seals off 52 substandard pharmacies

Ghana Immigration arrests Nigerian for alleged human trafficking

Nigerians have enjoyed N2.6bn scholarships from EU —Ambassador

Man dials 911 by mistake, arrested on firearms charge

Tottenham sign Sessegnon from Fulham

Ramaphosa wins court battle against South African graft watchdog

Group expresses concern over Anambra women’s activities in Malaysia

Afenifere, CSO slam FG over court ruling on Sowore

BREAKING: APC suspends Kogi Deputy Governor, Simon Achuba

APM Terminals employs six female crane operators

UEFA gives Ventspils goalkeeper 10-match ban for racism

Arsenal seal deal for Tierney, close in on Luiz

Two to die by hanging in Ekiti for armed robbery

Rebels kill 12 in Sudan bus attack

RevolutionNow protest: Ex-VP Sambo disowns facebook account

Adeboye calls for recognition of traditional rulers

Tekno dares LASG, police, releases controversial music video

Togo introduces tough new protest restrictions

Hajj rituals start midnight Thursday —Saudi Arabia

RevolutionNow: EU reacts to Sowore, others’ arrest

BREAKING: Inter Milan announce signing of Romelu Lukaku

Eating less meat can help fight climate change —UN report

UNICEF, Bauchi partner over out-of-school children challenges

Three Congolese doctors arrested over alleged killing of WHO epidemiologist

Cross River REC resigns, joins Bayelsa gov race

Brazil’s Jesus gets two-month international ban

Zambia intensifies Ebola screening at DRC main entry border

Three-year-old boy drowns in Makurdi

Insecurity: Katsina govt reviews activities of tricyclists, okada operators

Bayelsa APC cautions GEJ over ‘misguided comments’

Teenager to undergo psychiatric test for throwing boy from 10th floor

DPR seals 15 filling stations, two gas plants in Osun

How we resuscitated two patients who drank sniper —CMD

Abia records 22 suspected cases of measles

Driver attacks policeman with machete at checkpoint

UNICEF declares six Cross River LGs open defecation-free

SSANIP rejects sack of Ondo poly workers 

VIDEO: Nigeria’s Brigade of Guards dazzles at Edinburgh’s military show

US immigration raids hundreds of undocumented migrants

Federal Credit Union: Nigerians in US begin membership registration

PHOTOS: NANS pickets MTN, DSTV over xenophobic attacks 

Uber driver in court for allegedly stealing N910,000

Health: FG hasn’t touched any Lagos PHC, says NMA

Tottenham, Arsenal to splash cash on Premier League deadline day

Indonesia moves capital from sinking Jakarta

Nigerian-American writer to script Adeyemi’s ‘Children Of Blood And Bone’

Politicians detained after Indian lockdown of Kashmir

Robot traffic police put on duty in China

Some PHCs now churches in Akwa Ibom, states NANNM chair

Burna Boy breaks UK record for African albums

British-Nigerian actress, Carmen Ejogo to star in Netflix’s ‘Madam C.J. Walker’

Disney to reboot ‘Home Alone’ for new TV streaming service

BREAKING : NANS pickets MTN, DSTV over xenophobic attacks 

13 US military officers tour Nigeria, four others

JUST IN: Buhari meets with service chiefs

Liverpool to kick off new season as Man City go to West Ham

Just in:  Fire erupts at Russian north military base

Gov poll: No zoning in Bayelsa, says APC lawmaker

Anambra Tribunal: Sen. Ubah defends case against Uba brothers

N1.2bn alleged fraud: Ex-INEC boss Iwu arrives court

BREAKING: Ex-INEC chair, Maurice Iwu arraigned, denies N1.23bn fraud

EFCC vows to recover AMCON N5trn loan

BREAKING: Court grants DSS permission to detain Sowore for 45 days

Enugu police arrest suspected gunrunners

Liverpool bank on stability over signings to end 30-year title wait

We can’t wait to pray at Arafat —Nigerian hajj pilgrims

Thiem collects first Canadian win in Montreal opener

UN panel issues report on land use, food security

Buhari, best hope for Nigerian economy —Presidency

Murdered policemen rescued Daura chief, arrested Evans, insurgents —IRT Commander 

Brazil’s Supreme Court suspends Lula’s transfer to Sao Paulo jail

Lukaku undergoes medical ahead of Inter switch

Taraba killing: Army, Police constitute joint panel

Cote d’Ivoire pledges to strengthen economic relations with Nigeria

Soldiers mistook policemen killed in Taraba for kidnappers —Army

Coutinho set for Barcelona stay after Miami win over Napoli

Lukaku in Milan ahead of probable Inter Milan move

Serena wins first match since Wimbledon final, Osaka advances

Russian president, Putin’s 20-year stint upstaged by long-serving leaders

Key dates as Putin celebrates 20 years in power

Two women arraigned for defrauding housewife of N21m

Floods from eight nations threaten Nigeria, agencies meet

EFCC arrests Zamfara monarch for fertiliser, herbicide fraud

‘Fat Hazard’ grabs Real winner in friendly

Petrol imports hit 5.61 billion litres in Q2

I saw hell in China–Ideye

Memo to President Buhari

Joshua identifies area he needs to improve on

Appeal court sacks Buhari’s minister designate as Rep

Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Budget threatened as oil price sinks to $56

30 students were on bridge taking selfies – ABTU VC

Customs arrest five for stealing seized tramadol

Police kill Abacha, Rivers notorious robber

Lukaku snubs Solksjaer over unfair treatment

Pogba agrees €17m-a-year deal with Real

Dybala open to €75m Spurs switch

Madrid offer £110m plus Modric for Neymar

Welbeck’s arrival threatens Success’ place at Watford

Aboderin tasks young boxers on GOtv Boxing Next Gen Search

Mikel set to make Trabzonspor debut

Luiz quits Chelsea’s training amidst Gunners interest

NSCDC seizes 767 kegs of petrol from vandals

NNPC, Shell donate cancer treatment machine to NHA

Seplat delays LPG, exploration projects until 2020

Ibadan Disco MAPs to provide 958,000 meters

NAOC promises to fulfil agreement with host communities

Communities, CSOs seek more collaboration for Ogoni cleanup

Naval ratings assault journalists over parking space

Residents protest as riot policeman kills Lagos youth

Teenager held for impregnating 10-year-old Benue IDP

Ochanya: Family cries out over threat to lives

Ex-CP laments poverty, insecurity in Bayelsa

Ihedioha destroying APC legacy in S’East, says Okorocha

N1.2bn fraud: Ex-INEC chairman, Iwu, faces arraignment

Assembly moves to impeach Kogi deputy gov

Akeredolu threatening my life, ex-Mimiko’s aide alleges

Imo gov inaugurates ex-minister, 16 others as commissioners

Two years after, states await FG’s 10,000 health centres’ project

Sanwo-Olu solicits support for health researchers

We don’t charge errant motorists fines — LASTMA

Eid-el-Kabir: Dispose of waste properly, says LAWMA

Soldiers killed three cops, freed kidnap kingpin — Police

DSS parades suspects impersonating Aisha Buhari, Osinbajo

The revolution did not fail

Eid: NSCDC deploys 4,000 men in FCT

Customs split Ogun command, Oyo impounds 93 vehicles

IG special squad hits S’West in two weeks

Campaign fund: Buhari receives financial report from APC NWC

Army confirms killing three policemen mistaken for kidnappers in Taraba

Trump consoles shooting victims, faces new criticism

Hazard opens Real Madrid goal account

Senator distributes N117m constituency items as ICPC threatens arrest

PHOTOS: APC members of Bauchi Assembly visits Buhari

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts APC National Working Committee

Okowa congratulates Alibaba on his presidential honour

Soldier allegedly kills cyclist over N100 bribe in Aba

Seven die in Sierra Leone floods

Appeal Court sacks Buhari’s minister designate as Rep member

Kidnapped Enugu monarch, wife regain freedom

INEC chairman quits as ECONEC President 

ICYMI: Ihedioha fighting me over PDP’s defeat in 2011, 2015 —Okorocha

Soldiers kill three policemen, released kidnap kingpin —Force spokesman

Evening Roundup: Northern groups ask Buhari to apologise to Nigerians, EFCC arrests 29 over internet fraud in Ibadan…

Police nab dismissed soldier over robbery in Kaduna

Kaduna govt gives conditions for El-Zakzaky’s medical trip

Tennis: Pliskova puts number one pressure back on Osaka

NLC condemns FG over Sowore’s arrest

Saudi detects 300 forged visas as 1.8m arrive for hajj

EFCC arrests Zamfara district head, two others for diverting fertilisers, herbicides

Kogi develops curricula for Igala, Ebira languages

Bale snubbed again by Zidane for Real Madrid friendly

96-year-old man marries his 93-year-old lover after 50 years

Buhari to APC NWC: I’ll be more party conscious in taking decisions

Alleged N1.2bn fraud: Ex-INEC chairman, Iwu, for arraignment

Couple plunges to death while kissing on bridge

79 persons hospitalised for suspected carbon monoxide poisoning

Missing British scientist found dead in Greece

HDP presidential candidate sues EFCC for declaring him wanted

Killing of Nigerians in South Africa will no longer be tolerated, FG warns SA

Watford sign free agent Welbeck

Northern groups ask Buhari to apologise to Nigerians 

Mass shootings: Don’t visit US, Japan, others warn citizens

‘I did not disrespect Arsenal,’ says Koscielny after transfer row

BREAKING: CAF declares Esperance African champions after legal battle

Brazil court orders Lula’s transfer to Sao Paulo jail

DSS re-arrests journalist for supporting Sowore on Facebook

10 cities to avoid if you travel to America —Forbes

#RevolutionNow: Lagos Chief Registrar denies refusing protesters bail

La Liga start date still unknown as court delays decision

How AI demanded release of Buhari, Tinubu, Keyamo others – Report

Excluded from House commitee headship, Jibrin takes to ‘babysitting’

Ondo poly sacks 59 workers, undergoes restructuring

Kogi Assembly commences impeachment process against deputy gov

Customs arrest 35, intercepts 93 vehicles

Buhari supporters defy rain, protest at AI for 6th day

RevolutionNow: Citizens can protest but must articulate grievances, says Oshiomhole

U-20 W/C bid: FIFA team okays Stephen Keshi Stadium

Man strangles one-year-old son for making noise

60-year-old man arrested for allegedly defiling seven year old girl

Harvard endorses actress Chika Ike’s book

Police bust pyramid scheme involving $36m

Ekiti varsity students protest alleged EFCC invasion of hostel

Pakistan expels Indian envoy, suspends trade over Kashmir

Xenophobia attack: Ex-BBAfrica’s Tayo Faniran meets Dabiri-Erewa

EFCC arrests 29 over internet fraud in Ibadan

FG, LGAs renew marriage registration battle

My wife told boyfriend I’m her brother —Husband

Prepare for more flood, NHISA warns Nigerians

Arsenal reject Everton’s £30m bid for Alex Iwobi

My husband raped me several times, divorce seeking wife tells court

Eid-el-Kabir: Nasarawa gov directs LGs to pay June, July salaries

Ex-Uruguay striker Forlan announces retirement

El-Rufai inaugurates committee to probe Kajuru, Kachia killings.

Breakthrough Prize dwarfs Nobel, awards $3m to physicists

Insecurity: Nigerians in Singapore pledge continued investment

BREAKING: Customs splits Ogun command into two

Speeding drivers responsible for killing motorcyclists on Idiroko road —FRSC

UNIUYO needs permanent security arrangement for prompt response —CLO

Passenger nabbed in Anambra for possessing police gun

9 ways shisha smoking affects your health

Appendicitis can give right abdominal, navel pain —Physician

Clamping down on protesters won’t solve problems – Catholic Archbishop

Dabiri-Erewa hails appointment of Nigerian as Obama Foundation president

Eid-el-Kabir: Ram sellers lament low patronage in Ibadan

Google denies plans to manipulate information against Trump’s re-election bid

Customs seize 1,940 bags of rice worth N32.9m in Niger

Police arrest man who allegedly impregnated 10-year-old girl

UK disbars ex-lawmaker, Fiona Onasanya, for lying

BREAKING: Matawalle sacks LG Secretaries, heads of tertiary institutions

Sallah: NSCDC deploys 4,000 personnel in FCT

VIDEO: Buhari meets with APC NWC

Nigeria ranks second in open defecation —UNICEF

How I signed Police invitation letter at gunpoint —Busola Dakolo

Record-signing Hernandez starts training at Bayern Munich

Schalke boss steps down following ‘racist’ comments

Eid: NSCDC deploys 4,000 personnel in FCT

Tekno was never arrested ― Manager

Two female bombers kill three, injure eight in Borno

BREAKING: Court stops Senate, Reps from taking over Edo Assembly

South Africa police arrest Nigerian over romance scam

Ajaokuta, others’ll work within four years, says Reps committee

VIDEO: Lawmaker kicked out of chambers for bringing baby

VIDEO: Lawmaker kicked out of chambers for coming with baby

British Airways cancels flights following ‘systems’ failure

British Airways cancels flights following IT failure

Insecurity: Cleric calls for patience as Buhari forms cabinet

120 Law School students to get N60m bursary —Gov Makinde

Quit your job before you get fired

Omipidan replaces Adesina as CPS to Osun gov

At least 95 wounded in Kabul blast

Trump faces hostility on visits to massacre sites

Former Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj dies at 67

Man City, Liverpool ready for heavyweight Premier League battle

4 young Premier League stars ready to shine

RevolutionNow: Free Sowore to avoid unrest, Third Force tells Buhari

Moses Fenerbahce position under threat

Osun Assembly to stop govt doctors from private practice

Awoniyi joins Mainz on Loan

Akuh targets six gold in Morocco

Nigeria, US to mobilise $300m for agribusiness

FG promotes 1,780 directors, backdates elevation

RMAFC to set up new revenue formula committee

$175m agric programme created 299,615 jobs – FG

Balogun out of Brighton’s EPL opener

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

NEXIM approves N55bn loan applications for exporters

NNPC to publish contracts details this month

Two nabbed for fraudulent online payment in Anambra

Govt plans recovery of missing colonial mining reports

Cults, gangs or something in between?

Joshua ready for Ruiz rematch on neutral ground

CBN introduces guidelines, sanctions to protect depositors

FCMB unveils credit facility for agro-commodity traders

Jaiz Bank’s half-year profit rises by 295%

Wapic’s gross written premium hits N8.7bn in Q2

FITC explores opportunities in fintech

Lagos, Abuja airports to get new body scanners

Address electricity tariff to achieve 25,000MW target – LCCI

Outrage as China ships used vehicles to Nigeria

Savings bond: DMO records N13.44bn investment

NSE appoints Tuface as ambassador

I didn’t hide stolen funds for Jang

And you said you’re not corrupt!

Kaduna to appeal against El-Zakzaky’s India trip

MASSOB condemns Catholic priest’s killing

Zamfara gov to grant 100 bandits amnesty

Retired military officers move to tackle insecurity

10,000 degree holders apply for Ekiti pry school jobs

Judge withdraws from Suswan’s N3.1bn fraud case

Court freezes N9.9bn accounts linked to Ambode

Stop Water Bill, Ruga, SMBLF tells Lawan, Enang

Four Bauchi varsity students killed as bridge collapses

Eid: FG declares Aug 12, 13 public holidays

NAHCON completes airlift, moves 44,450 pilgrims to Saudi

Anti-AI protests enter 5th day, NHRC warns sponsors

Deliver good governance, Secondus tells Buhari, govs, others

FG, Reps form panel on doctors’ N26.5bn arrears

Bayelsa APC lacks presence to beat PDP —Jonathan

Pique wants to keep Coutinho at Barca

NNPC GMD seeks military protection of oil facilities

Eid-el kabir: Muslims in last-minute ram purchase

Weak governance leads to money laundering — NFIU director

Bauchi gov releases N100m for gratuities

Osun Assembly moves against govt doctors’ private practice

#RevolutionNow: Outrage greets clampdown, police arraign protesters

Artisan killed during illegal structures’ demolition in Lagos

FG probes Lekki strippers’ video, Tekno, producer arrested

Gunmen kill Benue market leader, truck crushes two

Two Chinese arrested for operating illegal waste factory

Robbers attack Ondo bank, kill official

NSCDC impounds trucks with stolen fuel in Rivers

Police to guard corpers lodges in Anambra

Woman nabbed for attempted child-theft in Lagos

Quackery: Abia NMA chairman seeks govt’s support

I won’t appoint additional aides, Umahi vows

2006 World Cup fraud probe: Swiss charge German football officials

NNPC GMD commends military for securing Nigeria’s oil sector

Football: South African Premiership table, result

UN intervenes as millions of Zimbabweans face food crisis

New media is misrepresenting women in Africa

FBI opens terror probe into California festival shooting

PHOTOS: One life lost as flood destroys homes, bridge in Bauchi villages

Ajax held away to PAOK in Champions League qualifier

Stay away, El Paso residents tell Trump after shooting

FG welcomes partnership that’ll make Nigeria world food basket —Osinbajo

Buhari mourns Bauchi varsity students

Serena again tops Forbes list of highest-paid sports women

UK Police seize $49m heroin

Outrage as White American policemen tie handcuffed Black suspect to horse

Five men offer N1m bribe to customs to steal seized tramadol

Alleged N6.3bn fraud: I made statement against Jang under duress —Witness

Flood kills one, destroys houses, bridge in Bauchi villages

AFC Champions League: Xavi’s Al Sadd hold Duhail to 1-1 draw

ECOWAS urges parliamentarians to enact laws protecting whistle blowers

Don’t leave Nigeria, NHRC tells Amnesty Int’l 

Let’s unite, else APC will snatch victory, Jonathan warns Bayelsa PDP

BREAKING: EFCC freezes N9.9bn bank accounts linked to ex-Gov Ambode

RevolutionNow protest: Court rules on Sowore’s detention order on Thursday

DSS seeks court order to keep Sowore for 90 days

Eid-el-Kabir: FRSC deploys 35,000 personnel, 736 vehicle

NAHCON completes airlift, moves 44,450 pilgrims to Jeddah 

Lukaku trains with Anderlecht amid transfer speculation

Aisha marks breastfeeding week with campaign

[PHOTOS] Collapsed bridge: Bauchi varsity students vacate campus following colleagues’ death

Eid-el-Kabir: FG declares August 12th, 13th as public holidays

Reps, FG form committee to resolve doctors’ N26.5bn arrears

JUST IN: Robbers attack bank in Ondo, one feared killed 

Trailer crushes two in Benue

Power is transient, Secondus tells politicians

Zamfara Gov grants amnesty to 100 prisoners

We have recovered over 70 vehicles, properties – Imo gov’s aide

Joshua bids to rediscover ‘passion’ before Ruiz rematch

Oyo labour leaders meet Makinde, demand new minimum wage pay

We’re ready to defend Biafraland – MASSOB

El Paso residents tell Trump to stay away after shooting

Insecurity: No end in sight, Catholic bishops say

Obama pays tribute to ‘national treasure’ Toni Morrison

Uganda’s Bobi Wine charged with ‘annoying’ president

Buhari swears in ministers designate, August 21

FG probes Lekki naked dance in Lagos

Inmate found dead after failed jailbreak attempt

RevolutionNow protest: Lagos police in a show of force

Gunmen kill market leader in Benue

Student’s rape: ASUU urges army to fast-track suspects’ prosecution

Arsenal captain, Laurent Koscielny, completes move to Bordeaux

German Agency targets development of 5,000 leather, garment businesses in Aba

5 key novels by Toni Morrison

Two Chinese arrested for allegedly operating illegal waste factory

Why Etsako West council boss was suspended —Edo govt

Chelsea staff ‘turned blind eye’ to sexual abuse

NYSC to establish North Central area zonal office in Niger —DG

Arsenal’s Koscielny set to join Ligue 1 side Bordeaux

BREAKING: Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dies at 88

Charly Boy collaborates with Falz on new single

Agency seeks higher tax rate for SUV owners

Sowore ought to have been arraigned by now —Falana

Kano tribunal dismisses PDP’s application to amend list of witnesses

FG to review revenue sharing formula —RMAFC

Kidnapping: Ghana police retrieve remains from suspect’s home

Lagos ready to host FIFA U-20 WWC 2020 —LSSC

Authorities shut down ATBU, as flood kills four students

Lawan’s office releases official portrait, states how to address him

NLC joins aviation unions’ strike against catering compay

Nigerian designer, Mowalola dresses Barbie for 60th anniversary

Zamfara Govt to pay N30, 000 minimum wage to LG workers

Anonymous benefactor donates $112,000 to hospice

Imo varsity has only three hostels

Pro-Buhari protesters picket Amnesty International office for 5th day

FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: Lagos may get two centres —Coordinator

Counsellor blames rate of divorce on social media

US-African trade lagging despite free access, forum hears

Makinde sets up task force to rid Gbagi International Market of epidemic

SSANU, NASU protest FG’s failure to meet demands

Woman electrocuted in Germany while posing for photo

Attack in DR Congo leaves two dead, 24 missing

Paris scrambles to allay Notre-Dame lead poisoning fears

Romania plans anti-obesity tax on sugary drinks

Rolls-Royce expresses optimism over Brexit plans

BREAKING: #RevolutionNow protest: Police arraign six

Wayne Rooney holds talks with Derby over English return

Lille break club record for Turkey’s Yazici

US shootings: Obama condemns language that normalises racism

Boy thrown from tenth-floor has broken spine, legs and arm

Iran ‘favours’ talks despite Trump snub

Eid-el-Kabir: FRSC deploys 1,500 personnel in Ogun

Swiss charge German football officials with 2006 World Cup fraud

3 clubs likely to break into Premier league’s top six

Towards a new era: What is in Sudan’s landmark pact?

Czech ‘keeper Koubek moves from Rennes to Augsburg

Police arrest suspected gun manufacturer in Enugu

Neymar speculation lingers as PSG aim to shatter glass ceiling

BREAKING: Bauchi varsity students reportedly killed as bridge collapses

1,800 dead as malaria ‘epidemic’ rages in Burundi —UN

148 arrested in Hong Kong during Monday’s protests: police

Trump freezes Venezuelan government’s assets

5 new faces to watch in Ligue 1 this season

11 dead, dozens missing in boat accident

Tennis: Kontaveit downs Sharapova, Kerber falls in Toronto

Both of them might die during surgery, doctors warn Siamese twins’ dad

Outrage in Gambia over claims ex-president ordered killings

Teenager charged with attempted murder over child’s Tate fall

Iran seeks removal of sanctions before talks with US

We visited Sowore in detention —Deji Adeyanju

China warns of ‘countermeasures’ over US missile plans

Why we attack, kidnap people – Repentant Fulani bandits

Trump orders freeze on all Venezuelan govt assets in US

10-year-old raped in IDP camp gives birth

Stock market rebounds as 18 firms gain N19bn

Armed forces loyalty is to constitution, not Mr President

Funding FG’s agencies affecting us — States

Rodgers: Iheanacho knows his fate

In search of ‘armed bandits’ in the dictionary

Monday, August 05, 2019

Equal pay advocate Oparanozie unfazed over criticisms

Mikel out of Trabzonspor’s Europa League tie

…Omeruo urges starlet to make EPL switch

Ado Fed Poly seeks support

UNILAG VC, ex-commssioner emphasise importance of technology

Gunshots as protesters disrupt activities at Lagos stadiums

AfroBasket: D’Tigress unveil new kits

Assar wins ITTF Championship

Research writing panacea for sustaining university system – Olayinka

FCE(T) Umunze students protest alleged religious discrimination

EFCC obtains court’s order to freeze Bauchi account

NSCDC subjects officers to medical test

Akeredolu inaugurates panel to probe communal crisis

Artisan bags two years jail for stealing ram

Ekiti PHC agency absorbs 4,000 LG health workers

Power transmission weak despite TCN’s $1.63bn intervention – Gencos

Medical trip: DSS pledges to release El-Zakzaky, wife

Enugu monarch, wife’s abductors demand N50m ransom

Amosun left N18.3bn for Abiodun – Ogun ex-finance commissioner

Herdsmen menace/banditry: Lagos, Benue, Ebonyi, five others to acquire drones

Guest flees Imo hotel after killing female lover

AAUA student’s rape case not with us – Police

Man kills friend who lost ram fight bet

Strippers’ video: APCON condemns indecent mobile advertisement

Ekiti cleric jailed five years for molesting minor

Poor performance not responsible for student’s death – OAU

Gunmen snatch N9.5m from Niger HoS’ chief accountant

Minor, others arraigned for stealing N2.7m church offering

Polls: IDPs, physically-challenged won’t be left out, says Buhari

Ex-NNPC chief advises Kogi APC on gov poll

Dickson lists qualities of successor in Bayelsa

60 arrested in C’Rivers, Lagos, others —Sowore’s lawyer

‘We have tamed Shi’ites’

BMO faults Soyinka, Falana over Sowore

Delta APC candidate reports tribunal to A’Court

Buhari addresses APC NWC Wednesday

PDP Reps urge FG to end insecurity

LG poll: Bayelsa PDP begins campaign

‘Senate shouldn’t be retirement home for looters’

Nigeria now a failed state, says M’Belt Forum

Nigerian pilgrims suffering from diabetes, others – NAHCON

Power Nigeria conference to examine financing, others

Chevron bows to NUPENG’s pressure, recalls sacked workers

#RevolutionNow: Police clampdown disrupts Lagos, Abuja, other protests

‘Audit reform bill will block N200bn treasury loot’

Oil price falls below $60 budget benchmark

New winners emerge in FCMB promo

Mutual Benefits notifies shareholders of recapitalisation moves

Court jails Trump supporter 20 years for sending bombs to Democrats

Naira closes at N362.57 to dollar at investors’ window

Gunmen kill pastor, abduct wife in Kaduna

Tennis: Former champion Tsonga, Pouille lose Montreal openers

We’ll allow El-Zakzaky travel for medicals —DSS

Hypertension, diabetes, two other diseases common among Nigerian pilgrims —NAHCON

Brighton sign French striker Maupay from Brentford

‘Winner is democracy,’ Presidency declares as state agents clamp down on protesters

Uganda begins trial of Ebola vaccine —Health officials

UK-based Nigerian, Ajibola Shogbamimu, gets 17 years for killing 20-year-old

We’ll develop new nuclear missiles if you do, Putin warns Trump

Insecurity will receive legislative attention after recess  —Minority Reps

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe still in hospital since April —President

Gunmen kill police inspector at checkpoint in Ondo

Gunmen snatch N9.5m from Chief Accountant in Niger Govt employ

RevolutionNow: Release Sowore, Gani Adams appeals to FG

Artisan jailed two years for stealing ram in Osun

Kylie Jenner hires $250m yacht for 22nd birthday

Venezuelan actors arrested over gay cops satirical play

Bolivia: 14 dead, 21 injured in bus crash

Primary school: Ekiti begins recruitment of teachers

Why we raided Zamfara ex-gov’s residence —EFCC

Marseille sign Argentina striker Benedetto

Boy urges Police to detain dad who beat red light twice

Gang leader impersonates daughter in jailbreak attempt

FG begins sale of savings bonds for Aug

UNIBEN post-UTME exams hold from Aug 7

Miyetti Allah appeals Benue’s anti-open grazing law

UNILORIN PhD student develops new anti-TB drug

Liverpool replace Mignolet with Spanish goalkeeper Adrian

Flood destroys farmlands, crops in three Plateau communities

Court okays EFCC’s request to freeze Bauchi govt account

Death will be ‘optional’, ageing ‘curable’ —Genetic engineers

EFCC searches houses of ex-gov Yari, brother, one other

#RevolutionNow: Journalist, eight others arrested in Lagos —Sahara Reporters

Oyo Assembly to screen 14 commissioner nominees

One million children out of school in Kano —UNICEF

Senate shouldn’t be retirement home for suspected looters —NGO

Delta election tribunal delivers ruling after petitioner seeks case transfer 

Much ado about ‘bow and go’

5 world’s most expensive defenders

RevolutionNow: Police arrest journalist in Calabar

BREAKING: El Paso, Dayton shootings ‘crime against all of humanity’ —Trump

#RevolutionNow: Eedris Abdulkareem joins protest

BREAKING: Ogun landlords who accommodate kidnappers risk arrest, house demolition

Sowore’s arrest an attempt to silence dissenting voices —IYC

El-Rufa’i swears in 13 new Permanent Secretaries

VIDEO: Police arrest journalist covering ‘RevolutionNow’ protest in Lagos

#RevolutionNow protest: Police brutalise woman in Osun

Senate president travels to Saudi Arabia for Hajj

HDP prays tribunal to set aside February 23 presidential poll

Liverpool’s Henderson calm over lack of signings

Suicide: Student took sniper twice, says OAU

Mignolet leaves Liverpool for Club Brugge

Ebonyi workers’ verification absentees to lose job – Gov’s Aide

Tribunal dismisses petition against Sokoto APC Reps member

Trump proposes tighter gun control tied to immigration reform

BREAKING: DSS, police stop ‘RevolutionNow’ protest in Osun

BREAKING: Manchester United sign defender Harry Maguire from Leicester

Man flees after killing female partner in hotel room

Messi out with injury ahead of La Liga restart

Bayelsa spend N6bn annually on political appointees —Dickson

#RevolutionNow activists storm NHRC in Abuja

Doctors shelve planned strike in Borno

#RevolutionNow: Police stop athletes from training in Kwara

RevolutionNow: Frank challenges DSS to name sponsors

PHOTOS: Tight security during El-Zakzaky’s bail hearing

19 killed, 30 injured in Car explosion —Ministry

Police confirm abduction of Enugu monarch, wife 

London’s Tate Modern gallery: Boy thrown from tenth-floor is ‘stable’

Gun control won’t prevent deadly shootings —Brazil’s Bolsonaro

BREAKING: Court grants El-Zakzaky permission to travel

Tennis: Tsitsipas enters ATP top five for the first time

[BREAKING] El-Zakzaky bail hearing: Major Kaduna road empty as Police mount barricades

Guardiola rested Mahrez over Algeria medication doubts

#RevolutionNow: Activists defy govt, hold protest as security agents fire teargas

[PHOTOS] RevolutionNow protest: Athletes train outside as soldiers surround National Stadium

Myanmar army’s ‘business empire’ fuels atrocities

[BREAKING] RevolutionNow protest: Security agents surround National Stadium

Umahi petitions South African govt over slain Nigerian

Police lack powers to stop peaceful protests – HURIWA

Why data recapturing is important for contributors —PenOp

Reveal your identities, Buhari tells RevolutionNow sponsors

Osinbajo: Awo didn’t call cow, buoda

Soyinka, others are blackmailers, revolution won’t be tolerated – Presidency

Revolution: Police panic, IG sends alarm message to CPs

Proposed New Zealand abortion law gives women right to choose

Delta man kills brother-in-law over alleged infidelity

Suspect confessed to killing cultist father in Niger

Anambra pastor rejects N4m, SUV from suspected fraudsters

ICPC should prosecute Akpabio over equipment — SERAP

Malabu: I deserve commendation, not prosecution, says Adoke

Sunday, August 04, 2019

Why kidney patients die after Indian operation — Doctor

I may not play for Eagles again – Ideye

Wife joins Sanusi four years after wedding

NCC, MTN, Glo meet over outstanding interconnect debt

After disappointing national trials, Jakpa wins 200m in Europe

Oshoala celebrates hat-trick in Barca pre-season win

Police probe Lekki strippers’ video, Tekno mounts defence

RevolutionNow saga: Protesters, Buhari group may clash, Soyinka, others knock Presidency

Three Certificates of Return still with us – INEC

I’m a disciple of Aminu Kano, says Jega

Senate may not reconvene over Edo court order – Spokesman

Nominate commissioner-nominees, APC directs Osun members

Benue deeply divided, unity needed, says Ortom

INEC assures Ekiti SIEC of support

CUPP, IPAC say 75 parties a scam

Man’s corpse found in bush with Sniper bottle

Stolen phone buyer at Computer Village nabbed

AAUA demands prosecution of soldiers who gang-raped student

Ogun board, commissions sue Abiodun, allege illegal dissolution

Flush out killer herdsmen from Enugu —Catholic Church

Pro-Buhari group protests freely despite police ban

UK jails Nigerians for laundering N440m for cult leader

Panel recommends sacking of VCs appointed by Okorocha

NNPC explains hike in price of kerosene

Ogunbiyi advocates good parenting

‘Justice ministry recovered N279bn’

Ignorance making Nigerians travel abroad for transplant – Bamigboye

Land grabbers shoot bricklayer in Ogun

Fidelity Bank rewards 2,600 customers with N2.6bn

N3.6bn debt: AMCON takes over firm’s assets

CRC boosts lending with credit score service

AIICO’s gross written premium hits N25.4bn in Q2

NPF MfB to raise funds through public offer

Electricity generation plunges below 2,500MW

Operators tackle FG over Emirates’ double daily flights

Insurers’ cover to NNPC, Chevron rises to $157.992bn

Water bill to bring back Ruga — South, M’Belt

Nigeria needs flag carriers for trade –Reps

Pensioners of 187 agencies get N3.37bn

Enang defends RUGA initiative

Kaduna court hears El-Zakzaky bail today, tension rises

No plan to relocate gas company, says NNPC

LASG vows to demolish oil thieves’ hideouts

Investigate 11-year-old pupil’s death, group tells Kaduna govt

Jeff evicted from BBNaija ‘Pepper Dem’ house

Suarez sinks Arsenal in Griezmann’s Camp Nou debut

Saudi modernises stoning of devil to check stampede

276 Army officers to write Senior Staff course exams

Marriage registry official weds 10-year-old girl

Inter boss Conte hopes to tie up deal for Lukaku

Ondo council chairman’s wife dies in auto accident

Evening Roundup: Why we arrested Sowore —DSS, Emir Sanusi’s fourth wife moves in after UK education…

Tennis: Fognini eager to keep dream alive in Montreal

Change govt through elections, not revolution —Presidency

‘Revolution Now’ protest not allowed in Rivers, says Wike

Teenager arrested for throwing boy from tenth-floor

Prosecutors to seek death penalty over Texas shooting

Dele Alli to miss start of Premier League season with injury

Why we arrested Sowore —DSS

Football: Scottish Premiership table

Man City, Liverpool not yet ‘physically ready’, says De Bruyne

Trump orders flags flown at half mast after shootings

Teenager throws six-year-old boy from 10th floor

Police arrest 32 suspected cultists, recover arms in Lagos

4 things we know about the two U.S. shootings

Pro-Buhari group protests at AI Abuja office for the third day

Gunmen allegedly kill Miyetti Allah leader in Adamawa

Rev-Fr. Offu murder: Police on suspects’ trail —Enugu CP

Texas mass shooting was ‘act of cowardice’ —Trump

Community Shield: Manchester City win 5-4 on penalties

2020 U-20 WWC: FIFA inspection team visits Nigeria on Monday

U-20 Women’s World Cup : FIFA inspection team arrives Nigeria on Monday

Nigerian Taxify driver shot dead in Johannesburg

2019 Hajj: Bauchi gov, deputy, 543 others airlifted to Saudi

El-Zakzaky’s bail application: Security beefed up as court rules on Monday

Solskjaer ‘has no doubts’ over Pogba’s Man United future

PHOTOS: Sapade residents scoop fuel from fallen tanker

Rapper A$AP Rocky back in Los Angeles from Sweden

DSS confirms Sowore’s arrest, detention

Ohio gunman killed nine in less than one minute —Mayor

DSS invasion of Sowore’s abode, a terrorist midnight arrest —Soyinka

Disregard calls for protest march, CNG tells Northerners

Barcelona sign Firpo from real Betis on five-year contract

NAHCON provides first aid, mobile healthcare for Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi

Jr. NBA Global Championship to feature 20 youths from Nigeria, six others

DPR seals 30 filling stations, arrests three suspects in Cross River

29 killed in two US mass shootings within hours

Emir Sanusi’s fourth wife moves in after UK education

Everton sign forward Moise Kean from Juventus

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Ex-BBNaija housemates Teddy A, BamBam engaged

Nigeria beat Ghana 14-12 in inaugural President’s Rugby Cup

Philippine ferries death toll rises climbs to 31

Police fire tear gas at protesters on Hong Kong island

Gibson sacked as South African coach in major shake-up

COZA rape allegation: Fatoyinbo returns to pulpit a month after stepping down

Lekki strippers’ video: Why we conveyed dancers in display truck —Tekno’s producer

AC Milan sign Algeria’s Africa Cup star Bennacer

Eat your hearts out, Toyin Lawani slams critics

Igbo youths to drive herdsmen from South-East forests

APC defeats PDP in Plateau constituency by-election

Gunman kills 20 at Texas Walmart store

Tributes from my ex-students enough reward for me – 80-year-old retired teacher

Aregbesola reduced governance to dancing, singing Fuji –Adagunodo, Osun PDP chair

Governance goes beyond dancing with prostitutes –Baderinwa

Marriage is not an achievement –Uriel Oputa

Abraham handed Chelsea No. 9 jersey

Ihedioha raises the alarm over impersonation

RCCG deaconess, others: Fulani herdsmen held us for three days

Another OAU student kills self over poor result

Assembly completes screening of Sanwo-Olu’s commissioner nominees

My dad discouraged me from acting –Kunle Afolayan

Court rules on El-Zakzaky’s medical trip Monday

Secret burials: Army debunks claims with video evidence

Five die in Anambra cults’ clash

Police launch manhunt as lecturer abducted in Kaduna

Police arrest suspected killers of Enugu Catholic priest

Tekno risks jail for publicly dancing with van strippers

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I convinced Trabzonspor to sign Mikel – Onazi

Sowore’s arrest won’t stop protest, activists dare police

I cried when offered D’Tigress coaching position –Madu

I’m ready for Trabzonspor challenge –Mikel

N5tn debtors don’t want to pay — AMCON

Etebo’s Stoke suffer opening day loss

My clients’ smiles give me joy, satisfaction –Okere

Rant Here: Proscription of IMN (Shiites movement)

I embraced insurance to help address healthcare inequality – Onasanya

Once upon a boring time in Hollywood

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IGP summons policemen working for presidential panel

Edo PDP to intervene in Obaseki, Oshiomhole’s feud

Herdsmen carry arms for self-defence, Fulani group tells Obasanjo

Igbo youths to drive herdsmen from S’East forests

Obasanjo, Abdulsalami, Jonathan to attend Dickson’s mother’s memorial

NBET spent N29.8m on Sallah, Christmas parties –Documents

Shi’ites attack: Reps form committee on NASS security

FG investigating killing of Nigerian driver in S’Africa – Dabiri

Your administration has ruined Nigeria, Atiku tells Buhari

Overcoming financial problems in business

I’d rather work out than do plastic surgery – Mandy Uzotnisha

Fear of poverty makes me work harder — Noble Igwe

Why Nigeria’s public projects drag on and on

Stemming security nightmare: to sting or to parley?

How to drive safely in heavy traffic

Preparing Nigeria against DR Congo Ebola fallout

Deep thinking Nigeria’s future

Nigerian gangs attack, force compatriots to flee S’Africa

Kidnappers threatened to dump me at Sambisa Forest –Oladele

As a lawyer, I can’t defend rapists –Oshoma

What will they ban next?

Reviewing foreign policy to protect Nigerians abroad

Judiciary shouldn’t be govt’s tool on Shiites crisis –Ayokunle, CAN President

Why we want to be govs like our fathers –Ibrahim, Audu

Antibiotics can worsen oral infection – Expert

There are no godfathers in Bayelsa – Okara

Parents withdraw 11-year-old daughters from school for marriage — Haruna, nomadic education commission boss

Workers should start preparing for pension early –Ibraheem

Handling a child who steals

BREAKING: How I escaped from Fulani herdsmen —RCCG pastor Ibelegbo Chidimma

Flood submerges 70 houses, renders 2000 homeless in Imo

Lagos Assembly concludes screening of Sanwo-Olu’s cabinet nominees

Syria’s first lady says ‘totally’ cancer-free

Scores killed at Walmart store shooting in Texas

Don’t keep Sowore in detention, Amnesty International tells FG

IGP should be ready for more protests, says TMG 

LASAA suspends firm for using truck to display strippers

Peaceful protest, constitutional right of citizens -NIM

Police detain hundreds at Moscow opposition protest

Fraudsters impersonating me, Ihedioha raises alarm

Kaduna residents in flood prone areas urged to relocate

Relocate headquarters to Niger Delta, Omo-Agege tells oil firms

Christie hits hat-trick in Celtic seven-goal romp

Cardiff, Fulham beaten on Championship return

Three captives regain freedom in Sokoto

Priest’s murder: Ohanaeze youths plan killer herdsmen’s eviction from forests

Prisoner escapes to Canada during short-term release

DR Congo tests 12 more patients for Ebola

Eid-el-Kabir: Pay workers’ leave grant, Gov Matawalle orders LGs

How Ishaq Akintola, MURIC prayed for kidnapped RCCG pastor, others

Buhari orders manhunt for killers of Enugu Catholic priest

Mbappe magic as PSG beat Rennes to claim Champions Trophy

PHOTOS: Seven injured in Ogun accident

BREAKING: OAU student commits suicide over academic records

VIDEO: Hours-old baby abandoned on stranger’s doorstep

Pilgrim’s sight restored after surgery by Saudi doctors

Hajj: 2,200 Niger pilgrims travel to Saudi Arabia

 Police foil attack on Oko Prison, arrest suspects

Pengana bye-election: PDP accuses APC of vote-buying

Alleged student’s rape: Akeredolu calls for soldiers’ prosecution

Calls for ‘Revolution’ march is treasonable felony —Police

Five die in Anambra cult clash

Wike sacks Rivers varsity VC, DVC

Police-VGS mobile app: No plan to charge users —Mba

Three journalists slain in Mexico in a week

Ed-el-Kabir: Prices of rams rise in Kaduna

JUST IN: 11 escape death in Ogun accident

BREAKING: Ogun police rescue four other kidnap victims

Attacks on South African Police unacceptable —Nigeria Union

Don’t issue fresh proclamation, court orders Obaseki 

Govt kicks as semi-nude women dance on display in Lagos advert truck

Brighton break transfer record to sign Webster

Police direct firm to drop charges on emergency app

Tribunal: PDM withdraws petition challenging Bauchi gov’s victory

JUST IN: Obasanjo meets Fulani group

I will work with Akume for Benue’s development —Ortom

Voter apathy mars Pengana bye-election in Plateau

Third Force expresses commitment to protest, faults Sowore’s arrest

Buhari’s ministers-designate are decent, honourable people —Gbemi Saraki

Relocate, govt urges Kaduna residents in flood-prone areas

Nigerians call for Sowore’s release

Ex-APC spokesman faults Sowore’s arrest, supports revolution protest

Oyo Assembly proposes bill banning open grazing

Sowore: Kidnappings in the guise of arrests stand condemned —Atiku

Plateau bye-election: NOA cautions against vote buying

Mozambique sets up Ebola screening at Malawi border

University lecturer abducted in Kaduna

Sowore was arrested for planning a protest —AAC Counsel

BREAKING: Ogun Police rescue RCCG deaconess

Sowore’s arrest: Aso Rock can’t sustain unconstitutional habit of repression —Ezekwesili

American airport bans sale of plastic bottles

Bauchi crisis: Factional Speaker, 16 others bow to pressure, inaugurated

Gunmen kill five detainees in Police station

No plans for industrial action – NLC

Seven Maoist rebels killed in central India gunfight

Anambra Gov’s wife, Ebelechukwu, dons Swarovski crystals-enriched $2,755 Gucci glasses at funeral mass

Three dead as sea cliff falls on California beachgoers

Buhari’s next level ministers and ‘reward’ for graft

Soldier operating cab in Abuja missing with vehicle0.970

One killed, several injured as quake hits Indonesia

FG can’t proscribe, outlaw a religion – Shiite prof

IMN not registered with CAC 

Judge blocks Trump asylum restriction – Reports

Confederation bans Messi from international football for three months

DSS arrests AAC presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore

I discovered my admission was fake in final year –Mgbeahuru

Copa America outburst: Messi banned for three months

Dennerby: Future bright for Nigeria women’s football

Friday, August 02, 2019

Ihedioha wasn’t elected governor to fight me – Okorocha

Greatest EPL Points Per-Game: Guardiola dusts Fergie, Mourinho, Wenger, Conte, others

Buhari may inaugurate ministers, assign portfolios August 21

Female ref for UEFA Super Cup

I told Neymar to stay at PSG – Mbappe

Ruiz Jr nervous about rematch venue against Joshua

Man who lost leg to soldier’s stray bullet: I want N150m from Nigerian Army as compensation

Wike sacks Rivers perm sec for spending unapproved funds

IGP, northern govs oppose El-Zakzaky’s travel for treatment

Finance director drowns in Abuja flood

University workers give FG 14-day ultimatum over allowances

FG, UNICEF, others partner on breast feeding week

Oshiomhole manipulating N’Assembly over Edo crisis –Okiye, Speaker

US pulls out of Cold War-era pact with Russia

NYSC begins physical verification of foreign graduates

Why we’re excited about proposed Lagos-Ibadan Expressway closure–Highway hawkers

2023: Former INEC chair, Jega, joins PRP

Expert puts Hepatitis B prevalence in Nasarawa at 14 %

Lalong vs Useni: Tribunal shifts date for adoption of written addresses

Alleged secret burial: Army reveals graves of slain soldiers

FG probes disclosure of Nigerian’s personal data by Immigration

Joint security team to patrol S’West roads – Abiodun

Four men convicted on seized N1bn gold, €112,800

Shi’ites ban could turn Abuja into conflict centre – MASSOB

Air force kills B’Haram insurgents in Borno

Army arrests soldiers over gang-raping of AAUA student

Nigeria facing new Boko Haram threat –Buhari

25,000 Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi for 2019 Hajj

A’Ibom community where flooding makes life a living hell

Before Stardom With… Adewale Ayuba

My marriage…Paul Obazele

Adeboye prays as police search for kidnapped RCCG pastor, others

Protesters ask Amnesty International to leave Nigeria

Minimum wage: Oshiomhole questions implementation process

Okija shrine saga became a blessing in disguise –Obi, Anambra ex-commissioner who inspected site with 70 corpses, skulls

Police arrest UNN student for killing schoolmate

I’ve yet to marry, says Nigeria’s supposed tallest man, Agoro

I thought acting porn would bring money, fame – Savage Trap Queen

When complacency becomes a problem in your marriage

Mum’s favourite punishment for bad behaviour was reading –Baret, first-class graduate

Bariga building collapse: Hoodlums raid victims’ apartments, steal property

We’ve not offered admission to anyone, UNILAG warns applicants

Kwara Govt vows to replicate TraderMoni

Sanwo-Olu’s cabinet: Lagos Assembly committee screens 18 nominees

Everton sign Ivory Coast midfielder Gbamin

‘Nigeria’s tallest man’ denies marriage rumours

Saudi Govt eases hajj pilgrims’ transit with luxury buses

FIRS, MTN disagree over tax/fine status

Fine/tax status: Technical disagreement exists between us, FIRS, MTN admit

VIDEO: Satellite Town flood, residents narrate ordeals

Presidency disowns list of ministers with portfolios

Evening Roundup: Police release names of five persons abducted in Ogun, FG shifts closure of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway…

Again, CAN asks FG to rejig security architecture

Shi’ites-police clash: Buhari sends delegation to late DCP Umar’s family

Help us recover stolen funds, Magu begs UK

Help us recover stolen funds, Magu appeals to UK

Newcastle sign Willems on loan from Eintracht

Police release names of five persons abducted in Ogun

JUST IN: EX-INEC chair, Jega joins PRP

Nigeria must tackle insecurity —Bishop Kukah

Activist gets 18-month sentence for online poem about leader

Man City want Bayern Munich target Sane to stay, says Guardiola

Woman accepts 41 social media friend requests day after killing daughter

Strike: NASU, SSANU give FG 14-day ultimatum 

Military denies ISWAP attack, killing of 10 soldiers

A$AP Rocky released until assault verdict on August 14

Lagos begins free health care for children

Buhari’s speech at Defence College Course 27 graduation ceremony

Mozambique sues French-Lebanese billionaire over debt scandal

2019 Hajj: 25,000 Nigerian Pilgrims arrive Makkah

Makelele joins Chelsea as mentor to young stars

R. Kelly pleads not guilty to sex trafficking charges

Joint security to patrol South West roads — Gov Abiodun

We won’t be intimidated by sponsored protests against us —AI

Benin court bans presidential rival from elections

Army arrests soldiers who allegedly gang-raped AAUA student

Surgeons separate twins conjoined on the head

Atiku’s unrelenting appeal to emotion will fail —Femi Adesina

Five die in Yola rainstorm

Clerics’ kidnap, killing: Omokri lambastes Adeboye, Catholic Church

BREAKING: Shi’ites movement asks court to set aside proscription order

NAF jets kill scores of Boko Haram terrorists in Borno

BREAKING: FG shifts closure of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to September 2

Buhari’s ministers-designate to undergo retreat before inauguration 

Plateau bye-election: Police warn against thuggery

Shasa market shut indefinitely after attack on scavengers

FAAN suspends official who allegedly stole pilgrim’s money

Imo Assembly confirms 17 Commissioner nominees

Zenit sign winger Malcom from Barcelona

We were not stranded after AfroCan –D’Tigers

Why comedians deliver jokes in Pidgin English — De Don

Tennis: Kvitova withdraws from Toronto, Williams seeded

Speaker Pelosi visits Ghana with Somali-American congresswoman mocked by Trump

South Africa parliament, ruling party slam police attacks

Mbappe urges Neymar to stay with him at PSG

BREAKING: Flood sweeps away FCT High Court finance director

VIDEO: Catholic priests protest killing of colleague in Enugu

Saudi women can now travel without male approval —Official

Ambode rejected my advice on waste disposal – Tunji Bello

Five RCCG pastors abducted on the way to Convention

Assault video: We are investigating unfortunate incident —First Bank

BREAKING: Enugu Catholic priests protest killing of their colleague

BREAKING: Four men plead guilty to unlawful possession of N1bn gold, €112,800

Flood: 2779 farmers get FG Agric intervention in Delta

Gombe civil servants fraudulently earn N2.5bn monthly —Gov

Constituency project: ICPC seals country home of lawmaker in Enugu

Stephanie Frappart becomes first woman to officiate UEFA match

I’ll spend money on women rather than properties —Actor

Customs impounds record $1.1bn cocaine

PHOTOS: Buhari attends NDC graduation in Abuja

Alleged homelessness: Nollywood actor gets two-bedroom house from Apostle Suleman

Otedola felicitates wife on her birthday

AFCON 2019: Baxter quits as South Africa coach after flop

Nigerians air views on national issues via #ThisIsNotMyNigeria

Nigerian footballer, Samuel Chukwueze, joins JAY Z’s Roc Nation Sport

Ellis says goodbye to US Women’s World Cup team

Instagram ‘Likes’ removal will sanitise platform —Users

NNPC, Turkey to boost trade relations

NAFDAC intercepts, destroys unwholesome fish, soaps in Borno

2019 BBNaija: Mixed reactions as another housemate, Cindy joins show

Nasarawa receives N5b intervention from UBEC

Minimum wage: Nigerian workers unfairly treated, says Oshiomhole

Three arrested over alleged assault on Disco staff

Brazil captain Dani Alves heads home to Sao Paulo

1,795 for police recruitment test in Enugu

Another Catholic priest shot dead in Enugu

Man commits suicide after shooting six dead —Police

Gospel rapper awarded $2.7m for song copied by Katy Perry

Bayern Munich renew battle with Dortmund amid Sane chase

Tennis: Top seed Tsitsipas reaches ATP Washington quarter-finals

Four footballers get life bans for Asian match-fixing

Witnesses to take stand in final day of A$AP Rocky assault trial

K-League blasts Juventus ‘deception’ over Ronaldo no-show

To save Almajiris, teach Qur’an alongside Western education —Don

Trump targets China with tariffs on $300bn in goods

Four footballers get life bans for match-fixing

We won’t give up our crowns – Ibadan monarchs

Nigeria can learn from UK’s business environment –Osinbajo

Aug 10 is Arafat Day, Saudi authorities declare

Japan hangs two for murder

Thursday, August 01, 2019

Stock market begins August with N14bn gain

Popular writer, Adebowale, denies rape allegation

When the least tops the list

Gunmen invade Uniuyo female hostel, steal money, others

Senators demand review of committee chairmen

Father jailed 21 years for impregnating daughter

Presidency puts Amnesty Nigeria on watch list

Petrol fund official to forfeit 24 accounts, houses

Tribunal fixes Buhari/Atiku final arguments for August 21

Malabu: Adoke, Etete absconded, not arraigned, says EFCC

Father slits daughter’s throat in Adamawa

My cousins want to kill me – Imo octogenarian

Iheanacho loses jersey to Tielemans

Illegal arms dealers nabbed with 10,000 live cartridges

Police investigate Ronaldo over friendly

Now or never! I won’t play for you again, Neymar tells PSG

Soldiers allegedly rape AAUA student at checkpoint

Ronaldo celebrates award with girlfriend

Messi, Fabregas, Suarez relax in Ibiza

Man strangles lover in Rivers hotel

Civil servant forfeits N150m plaza to FG

We’ll legalise unlicensed worship centres’ marriage certificates — FG

NUPENG, NNPC meeting deadlocked, strike looms

Controversy over alleged secret burial of 1,000 soldiers

North-West governors ban herdsmen from carrying arms

Nigeria Police demand N12,000 to use emergency app

DPR seals off Katsina community filling station

Senate sends cleared cabinet nominees to Buhari

Ondo leaders carpet Akeredolu over clash, seek probe

Alaafin flays 8th Assembly over Magu’s confirmation

ILO chief meets Buhari on job creation

We recovered hospital equipment from Akpabio property– ICPC

Man strips, jumps into Osun River

EFCC arraigns naval officer for illegal oil deal

Yaba psychiatric doctors begin strike

NASS ultimatum to Obaseki illegal, says Clark

Security expert warns FG over Shi’ites

Lagos-Ibadan road closure shifted to Monday, soldiers deployed

$10bn agro export loss threatens Nigeria AfCFTA share

Non-passage of petroleum bills limiting oil investments – NNPC

Glo pays N2.6bn interconnect debt to MTN

FG establishes waste recycling plants in 26 states

We’re unaware of Emirates increased frequency – Aviation ministry

Wike wants FG to revive Rivers ports

Stakeholders decry decay in education system

Teachers need to become facilitators, coaches —Soyombo

Best Wamy pupil advises juniors

Why I sued policemen for collecting bail – Businesswoman

Many injured as transport workers clash in Apapa

Collapsed building tenants ignored notice to quit – LASEMA

400-level UI student slumps, dies at UCH

‘Health coverage possible with health insurance’

Relentless killings by Boko Haram

On Shi’ite proscription, and FG’s complication of violence

Tattoos, big risk of contracting hepatitis – Doctor

Ruga as reward for terrorism

Food self-sufficiency, focus of my administration —Buhari

Revolution message: Amnesty Nigeria is on watch list —Official

China will be hit with fresh $300bn tariff —Trump

Potentially habitable planet found in new solar system

Falz flays Senator Abbo’s ‘Icon of Democracy’ award

NAHCON urges pilgrims to concentrate on worship

Herdsmen now forbidden from carrying arms publicly —Govs

Malabu: We didn’t arraign Adoke, Etete because they absconded —EFCC

Insecurity: Cattle rustlers, bandits granted amnesty —Northeast govs

Pope Francis delaying my retirement, says Onaiyekan

Nigerians should see Brexit as an opportunity –UK

Man allegedly jumps into Osun River in suspected suicide

EFCC arraigns naval officer, others for illegal oil deal

Insecurity: Rebuild Nigeria’s reputation, NIPR tells FG

Soldiers allegedly gang-rape AAUA student at checkpoint

400-level UI student slumps, dies in UCH

CAN directs churches to pray against plane crash

Police charge Nigerians N12,000 to use crime-reporting app

Police charge N12,000 for free crime-reporting VGS Mobile App

We can seize licences of erring drivers —FRSC

Do more on Nigeria’s internal security, Wase urges UK

Army inaugurates four mine-resistant vehicles

5 coaches sacked during the AFCON 2019

Appeal Court dismisses suit seeking to exonerate Saro Wiwa, others

NOUN to award degrees in Arabic, three Nigerian languages

Buhari’s 1961 class photograph divides aide’s Twitter followers

Mogadishu mayor dies of injuries after Al-Shabaab attack

Why we assisted Zimbabwe after cyclone devastation —Buhari

Six children killed by lightning in Guinea

Presidency says 5m Nigerians out of extreme poverty

Arsenal announce signing of Pepe for £72m

Investigate alleged secret burial of soldiers —Atiku

109 teachers, pupils get tuberculosis in German school

FAAN official allegedly steals pilgrim’s BTA

Two migrants found dead in Bosnia, one crushed by train —Police

Edo crisis: National Assembly’s ultimatum to Obaseki unconstitutional -Clark

314 of 4,725 worship places renew wedding licences —Official

WAEC to acquire magic scanners for document authentication

No secret graveyards in North East—Defence HQ

Three-year-old abducted, raped and beheaded by repeat offender

Gov election: Ex-NFF President promises to unite, develop Kogi

Doctors remove 526 hidden teeth from seven-year-old’s jaw

Banditry: Zamfara suspends LG chairman, two district heads

I scratched my body to be sure I wasn’t dead, says corper mistaken for Precious Owolabi

Al-Qaeda heir Hamza bin Laden killed —Reports

Ihedioha in a hurry to destroy my legacies —Okorocha

Thousands rally in Sudan against student killings

NRC suspends train service to Ijoko, Lagos Station

Lille sign Victor Osimhen on five-year deal

Bournemouth signs Dutch international Danjuma

[BREAKING] Imo varsity killings: Police nab three suspects

Injured victim rescued as another building collapses in Lagos

BREAKING: ISWAP kills 20 Nigerian, 5 Chadian troops in Borno

Earthquake damages several buildings in Australian

Katsina loses two pilgrims in Mecca

VIDEO: El-Zakzaky’s daughter disowns IMN official, says protests continue

Ondo quarry worker released from kidnappers’ den

Nigerian women struggle to raise children born of Libya rape

BREAKING: NUPENG, NNPC meeting to avert strike, fuel scarcity

I’ll raise child with Stefflon privately —Burna Boy

Tambuwal: Sokoto tribunal to adopt address on September 3

Kano LG APC suspends Reps member, Abdulmumin Jibrin

2019 AFCON: Dangote redeems $50K pledge to Super Eagles

Eight ways to fix chromebook when frozen

BREAKING: Diabolic father who raped, impregnated daughter, jailed 21 years

Aston Villa sign goalkeeper Tom Heaton from Burnley

Agreement: NUPENG issues seven-day ultimatum to Chevron

BREAKING: IG, eight governors meet in Katsina over insecurity

Ebola: Rwanda closes border with DR Congo

Atiku vs Buhari: Tribunal may announce judgment date Aug 21

No fun playing tennis since Australian Open —Osaka

BREAKING: Tribunal fixes Aug 21 for final arguments over Buhari’s victory

Tennis: Andy Murray reunites with brother for doubles win

Liverpool teenager Elliott apologises for mocking Kane

Benue tribunal: APC closes case with 59 witnesses

BREAKING: Buhari, APC close defence at tribunal

Twin attacks kill 20 police in Yemen’s Aden

Felix shines as Atletico Madrid blanks MLS All-Stars

US rapper A$AP Rocky takes stand in Sweden assault trial

FIFA approves Women’s World Cup expansion to 32 teams

3 ways Buhari wants to curb banditry in South-West

Obaseki reshuffles cabinet

Lagos airport taxi driver returns $2,400 to passenger

FG’s policies can break Nigeria, Afenifere tells Osinbajo

Wema Bank’s profit rises by 43.64%

Stock market investors lose N1.37tn in seven months

President awaits National Assembly’s nod for ministers’ inauguration –Presidency

Dangote dedicates 53% of refinery capacity to petrol

Again, hell visits Lagos/Ibadan Expressway

Buhari’s registration of illegal migrants

What Lai Mohammed should have told his grandson

MTN lifts partial ban on Glo calls

CSOs blame insecurity on grand corruption

Apapa gridlock saddens me –Buhari

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

What Nigeria can learn from Tinubu – Osinbajo

Shi’ites: Joint operations with police ongoing, says army

I didn’t sign Buhari’s Cambridge certificate – WAEC official

Bandits injure two soldiers, three others in Katsina

Ondo should produce next NDDC director – Group

‘Enact law against influx of substandard products’

Abducted post-UTME candidate recounts ordeal in herdsmen’s den

One dies, shops burnt in Gombe tanker crash

Woman films boyfriend while raping her friend

Stolen N400m: Army detains fleeing soldier’s wife, children

18 Lekki toll collectors handed over to police

CR7, Messi, Salah for FIFA’s Best Player award

Ronaldo, Messi battle for UEFA’s Goal of The Season

Suspected cultists remanded for murder in Osun

Shi’ites file case against proscription today, suspend protests

We’ll use highway cameras to curb banditry – Buhari

Lagos trains health workers in infectious diseases

Raise your standards, Sanwo-Olu tells LASEMA

‘Don’t hold on to government money’

Edo deputy speaker faults proclamation order to Obaseki

Nigerian in Singaporean prison charged with $37,745 fraud

70% of medicine consumed in Nigeria imported – NAFDAC

Militancy denying N’Delta access to basic services – FG

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