The Punch News Archive for October 2019

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Klopp threatens Liverpool League Cup pull-out over fixtures

Video, photos of Baghdadi raid released

Benzema stars as Madrid put five past Leganes

Fani-Kayode and his history teachers

Airport worker returns Ondo accountant-general’s iPhones, N300,000

PoS agents slam N50 charge, operators protest

Atiku loses, APC mocks PDP, opposition attacks judiciary

Osimhen confirms return against Marseille

2019/20 NPFL: Alimi rearing to go for Lobi

Court adjourns Ambode’s bus probe suit against lawmakers

Cyberthreats: Protect your systems, networks, FG tells MDAs

English League Cup: Man United beat Chelsea 2-1

Latest English League Cup results

Ancelotti blasts ‘attack on my professionalism’ in red card rage

BREAKING: LIverpool beat Arsenal in Carabao classic

BREAKING: Lagos’ first military gov Mobolaji Johnson dies at 83

FG to begin sale of new housing units nationwide —Fashola

Data capture: Reps committee query NIMC over diaspora enrolment fees

BREAKING: Twitter bans political adverts worldwide

Verratti signs new PSG deal until 2024

Verratti signs new PSG deal

100 die, over 5,000 injured in week of Iraq violence

5 die as Katsina suffers yellow fever outbreak —NDDC

One dies, six injured in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident

New IS leader could replace Baghdadi in weeks —US official

Nigeria recall Ahmed Musa for 2021 Africa Cup qualifiers

We can’t end TB globally unless we end it in India —Experts

Supreme Court verdict: Opposition, FG must move on —Buhari

Senate backs Reps on Operation Positive Identification, summons Buratai 

Tough time awaits ‘estate agents’ as Lagos tackles unauthorised practitioners

BREAKING: Abducted Enugu Catholic priest regains freedom

Pregnancy claim: Keep my family name out of your mouth, Davido warns Ogundamisi

BREAKING: FG lifts suspension on Mercy Corps, Action Against Hunger

Djokovic survives Moutet scare to win Paris opener

17 dead as police, suspected drug traffickers clash in Brazil

Atiku’s appeal: PDP expresses shock over Supreme Court verdict

FEC approves N718.6m mobile security scanner for Lagos port

Summit: Saudi Arabia to invest in Nigeria’s oil, gas sector

Hegerberg sets new record for Women’s Champions League goals

Atiku’s loss at Supreme Court won’t stop opposition – Minority Reps 

Alleged murder: Court remands two FRSC officials in prison

Cyberattacks: FG directs MDAs to secure information systems, networks

Border closure: Nigerians consuming expired rice —Customs boss

APC rejects Vietnam’s request to bring subsidised rice to Nigeria

Alleged N52m fraud: Police arrest FCT minister’s namesake over alleged impersonation

Ukraine farmers protest land sale reform

Russia spreading false information in Libya, Cameroon, six others —Facebook

Supreme Court judgment: Accept loss in good faith, Gbajabiamila urges Atiku, PDP

Kidnappers kill Imam, one other in Taraba

Northern Governors congratulate Buhari over Supreme Court victory

Suspected paedophile Epstein’s injuries point to murder, not suicide —Pathologist

Police arrest editor, move journalist from Lagos to Ilorin, Abuja

12 migrants found alive in refrigerated truck in Belgium

Jalingo denied bail again, trial adjourned to November 5

Thai king sacks two members of ‘bedroom division’ for adultery

Alleged N2.1bn fraud: Your comments about me unfair, Maina tells judge

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Appeal Court judge, kill police orderly

Saudi to stage first women’s wrestling match

Umahi sacks aide over alleged misinformation

FEC okays N5.72bn for NDIC offices

Climate activist Greta Thunberg declines environmental award

Supreme Court apt in dismissing Atiku’s appeal —APC

Police arrest 100 in protest against xenophobia

INEC won’t transmit Bayelsa gov poll results electronically —REC

Gov polls: INEC distributes 2.4m PVCs in Bayelsa, Kogi

Katsina Assembly confirms Buhari’s niece, others as commissioners

Two terror suspects killed as al-Shabab raid Kenyan police camp

Supreme Court ruling: Only God can bail out Nigeria —Secondus

Gombe lawmaker appoints 36 aides, says it’s youth empowerment

Svitolina hits form to storm into semis of WTA finals

Five persons sued over alleged abduction of neighbour’s daughter

VIDEO: After my accident, I see things differently —US actor, Kevin Hart

Germany to tighten hate speech, gun laws to fight far right

Britain kicks off election battle over Brexit

Three aid workers killed in Sudan, suspending Ebola screening —UN

Youth flying high at Chelsea under Lampard

Court dismisses charges against RevolutionNow protesters in Ogun

Poor salaries: Anambra doctors issue seven-day ultimatum to govt

BREAKING: Supreme Court dismisses Atiku’s appeal, affirms Buhari’s election

Akeredolu hails move to probe NDDC

Nyako: Court allows EFCC’s application to take evidence of witness via video link

Kebbi police arrest two suspected kidnappers

Lebanon president asks Hariri to head caretaker cabinet

NYSC deploys 1,750 corps members to Gombe State

APC loses two NASS seats in Sokoto

UPDATE: Supreme Court may deliver judgement on presidential election today

Bus probe: Court adjourns Ambode’s suit against lawmakers

Five killed, six injured in suspected rebel attack

Federer drops out of inaugural ATP Cup for family reasons

Osinbajo presides over FEC meeting in Aso Rock 

Family joins in desperate search of British tourist in Cambodia

‘Strange’ diseases destroy our onion farms —Kebbi farmers

Border closure: There’s room for talks, says Ghanaian president

Angolan ex-president’s daughter suspended from parliament

Navy seizes N34m worth of smuggled rice, arrests seven suspects

Israeli embassies, consulates closed due to striking diplomats

Five arraigned for dealing in adulterated rice in Akwa Ibom

Samuel Eto’o rules out career in politics

Arsenal to offer Xhaka counselling after fan feud

Nigeria targets polio certification by 2020 — NEC

British family to sue American suspected of killing their son

Infertility: Stop stigmatising women —Aisha Buhari

Alleged fraud: Court adjourns Maina’s suit for bail application to November 6

Five things to know about 2020 Democratic race

Operation Positive Identification: It is the height of insanity —Ozekhome

APC rejects Vietnam’s rice, insists on border closure

BREAKING: Supreme Court takes 20-minute break over Atiku’s appeal

China ‘supports’ barring of Joshua Wong from Hong Kong election

Three dead, nine injured in Halloween party shooting

BREAKING: CJN leads Supreme Court panel on Atiku’s appeal

Terrorists kill 16 people in two-day attack on Burkina Faso village

Woman, child escape as building collapse due to landslide in Umuahia

Al-Baghdadi’s death and defeating terrorism

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: We’ll deploy EFCC, ICPC to track vote buying — INEC

ICYMI: Imo makes Igbo language compulsory in schools

Contractor laments LASG’s refusal to pay 20-year debt

Resign before you’re caught, KASU tells randy lecturers

Thai king fires royal guards for adultery

Eze likely to dump England for Eagles

Court remands alleged murderers of MC Oluomo’s aide

We’ll sanitise social media, tackle fake news — FG

CBN approves N19bn for nine cotton plants’ revival …to recycle expired banknotes with N500m

N5bn debt: Bank wants Obat’s Abuja hotel sold

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Appeal Court affirms Moro’s victory

DPO wounded as IPOB, police trade accusations

18 die of suspected yellow fever in Katsina

No going back on IPPIS, says finance minister

Man, who urinated in court, gets N50,000 bail

Corps members will receive minimum wage – NYSC

Kaduna abducted schoolgirls’ parents fault police on rescue

Tenant’s decomposing corpse found in Lagos apartment

Police arrest journalist for report against ex-CBN gov’s firm

Driver crushes Kano road agency official to death

Many are Nigeria’s fifth columnists

Why I snubbed Eagles – Ogbonna

Dangote dismisses pipeline delivery of fuel

How I rescued my family from poverty – Osimhen

25 fleeing Kogi prison inmates recaptured, 97 missing

Iheanacho scores on first start after nine month

Offa poly lecturer arraigned for employment scam

South Africa returnee jailed 38 years for drug trafficking

Ambode heads for court to stop Assembly probe

Bayern scouts spy on Osimhen

Govs opposed bailout’s N162m monthly repayment plan — FG

 ‎Three Kano pilgrims died during 2019 hajj – Official

Governors ask finance commissioners to increase domestic revenue

Positive Identification: Stop Army operation, Reps, NBA, CDHR tell Buhari

FG laments sexual harassment, UNIPORT unveils preventive policy

Ronaldo: I’d only play Champions League

Fani-Kayode: Witness alleges N800m payment without contract

Flood sacks Benue homes, displaces residents

Shi’ites demand prosecution of Sokoto killer airmen

Customs intercept 34 containers of rice at port

Border closure’ll create jobs in textile industry –Buhari

Trump: Democrats unveil plans for open impeachment hearings

Medvedev stunned by Chardy at Paris Masters, Khachanov out

Bayern survive scare at Bochum to reach German Cup last 16

Nigeria reaping from Buhari’s foreign trips -BMO

YouTube shares new initiatives to support Nigerian content creators

CBN approves N19.1bn to fund 9 ginneries

You accused President of power abuse but handcuffed women, Buhari supporters slam Davido

N100bn needed to revive textile industry – Emefiele

IPPIS and ASUU’s reasons for resisting it

Street has won, Lebanon protesters celebrate

IPPIS: My instruction to ASUU is from the President —Finance minister

‘Despite 30-year repayment plan, govs still hate N162m monthly deduction for FG loan’

FG inaugurates chemotherapy programme, to cut cancer treatment by 50 %

What my wife saw during inspection of Lagos-Ibadan rail project —Amaechi

FG loan: Govs not satisfied with N162m monthly deduction-Ahmed

Scientists criticise study giving a new birthplace for humanity

Appeal Court upholds elections of three NASS members in Ekiti 

Fleeing driver crushes Kano traffic officer to death

I won’t discuss diving issue with Hudson-Odoi, Lampard says

Court sacks Sokoto APC federal lawmaker, orders rerun

Flooding: 97 inmates of Koton Karfe centre still at large—NCoS

Man kills wife in presence of his children

Engravers college: Police didn’t rescue our children —Parents

Stop complaining I married Nigerian, Singer Becca tells Ghanaians

Producing a barrel of oil at $30 not sustainable – Slyva

You cannot escape justice at Supreme Court, PDP tells APC

UN Sec-Gen appoints Nigeria’s Ogunbiyi as special representative

Davido’s hype man wrong for parading women over pregnancy prank —Police

EU confirms Brexit delay, warns ‘it may be the last one’

NASS summons 17 oil firms over alleged N72bn, $273m NDDC debts 

Operation Positive Identification violates Nigerians’ rights, Reps tell Buhari

We’ve shattered Uba’s dynasty in Anambra politics —YPP

EFCC raids Sokoto INEC office

PM Hariri’s resignation makes Lebanon crisis ‘even more serious’ —France

Bulgaria fined $83,000, stadium banned for racism in England game

Sex-for-grades: Stop going to lecturers unnecessarily, Education minister counsels female students

Sex-for-grades: Stop going to lecturers unnecessarily, Adamu counsels female students

Xhaka should apologise, says Emery

Navy recovers 267 cows, 51 sheep, arrests five bandits in Kaduna

Suspend planned operation positive identification, Reps tells Buhari

Ministry paid N800m without contract —Witness at Fani-Kayode’s trial

(UPDATED) TraderMoni: 5 million Nigerians to benefit as FG disburses N1.9bn

Afrexim Bank to build $50m investment hub in Imo —Gov Ihedioha

Gov Ihedioha attracts $50m investment to Imo

CUPP sues FG over VAT increase, borrowing, others

La Liga: Zidane dismisses speculation over Bale’s future at Real Madrid

Border closure: We can produce enough rice to feed Nigerians —Rice farmers

Bertens stuns world number one Barty in WTA Finals

Harness Plateau’s resources for good governance, Lalong urges commissioners

Wizkid nominated for 2019 Soul Train Music Awards

Late Leicester owner Vichai’s memory honoured by hospital

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Enugu Catholic priest Rev. Fr. Arinze Madu

BREAKING: Baghdadi’s top replacement also ‘terminated’ – Trump

BREAKING: Reps concur with Senate, pass oil production sharing contract bill

Customs intercept 34 containers of rice at seaport

BREAKING: 5m Nigerians to benefit from TraderMoni – FG

BREAKING: Nigeria needs good governance —Osinbajo

BREAKING: Govs, finance commissioners meet on how to jerk up IGR

Buhari mourns LUTH oncologist, Prof. Ajekigbe

Argentina’s Grossi elected head of UN’s nuclear watchdog

Chinasa Ukandu seeks votes for WorldRemit, Arsenal Future Stars coaching

Boko Haram: Army redeploys North-East operation commander, others

2020 Olympics: Tokyo unveils 2020 gymnastics venue

Enugu West: Appeal Court affirms Ekweremadu’s victory

BREAKING: MTN files 9,100-page document to prove N3bn suit against Malami

Nigerian Consulate confirms murder of Nigerian in South Africa

We lost over 100 hectares of rice to flood —Taraba farmers

Ekiti to market pounded yam internationally —Council DG

Fifteen pilgrims killed as truck plunges off cliff

We are on the trail of Enugu Catholic priest abductors – Police

Buhari promotes aide, Hajo Sani

Osinbajo presides as Thursday NEC meeting moved to Tuesday

Pakistan’s former PM Nawaz Sharif fighting for life —Doctor

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Sensitive materials to arrive at CBN two days earlier – INEC

Implement amnesty agreement, ex-Niger Delta militants tells Buhari

Flood: At least 28,000 homeless in Central African Republic

JUST IN: Buhari sends NDDC board list to Senate for confirmation

23 Burundi opposition officials arrested after ‘attempted murder’

EFCC arrests Kaduna councillor for fraud

BREAKING: Senate stops Maiduguri varsity from increasing fees 

Britain’s Johnson revives early election push

BREAKING: FG to regulate social media -Minister

CDD to deploy 300 observers for Kogi gov poll

Tax assessment: Court to hear MTN’s suit against AGF January 30

London visit: This President is lawless, activist slams Buhari for not handing over to VP

Sadako Ogata, first female UN refugee chief, dies at 92

Five containers laden with rotten fish, other edibles, found in Apapa

Strong quake kills six in Philippines

Ekweremadu raises issue of xenophobia at international parliament

Border closure: Nigerians will praise FG, says Lagos lawmaker

Indian boy dies after three days stuck in well

Ten ‘unlawfully killed’ in Indonesia election riots

Australia’s consumer watchdog sues Google over location data use

Beauty queen says she will be killed if deported to Iran

Osaka suffers WTA Finals injury heartbreak for second year running

Google parent Alphabet profits slip amid bigger investments

Revealed: Arsenal interviewed eight candidates before appointing Emery

Lagos emergency workers kick over unpaid salaries

ICYMI: 90 million Nigerians live in extreme poverty – FG

We never demanded name change for Nigeria — Ohanaeze

Buhari should recover IOCs $62 billion debt

Lion Air crash: One year after, Boeing 737 MAX remains grounded

DPR suspends fuel loading in Lagos communities

300,000 new businesses registered at N5,000 each – Osinbajo

Insecurity: Abuja-Kaduna railway passengers rise by 270%

FG to establish 774 farmers’ service centres

We don’t see the peace, Abiy’s Nobel queried at Ethiopian border

Apapa gridlock: Rep calls for NPA’s relocation

Guinea Bissau president sacks ministers

Panel submits budget Nov 28, Reps knock commission

Torture rehabilitation chambers under attack from Islamic scholars, others

Monday, October 28, 2019

Senate panel rejects minister’s appearance, summons Fashola

After Saudi summit, Buhari jets off to UK — Presidency

Warri, Kaduna refineries to be repaired in 2020

Rep, women minister clash at budget session

Another Nigerian killed, two others injured in South Africa

PSG willing to sell Neymar for £199m

APC reports appeal panel to NJC

Policeman shoots wife, self dead in Lagos

Messi: I don’t like being substituted

Man drowns while searching for dredger

Herdsmen attack foreign minister’s town, injure two

228 inmates flee as flood overruns Kogi prison

Our neighbours must agree to tackle smuggling –Emefiele

Dennerby to resume as India coach next week

How Akawu spent $135,000 IAAF money –ICPC

Overhead goal against Juve my best– Ronaldo

Police kill two cross-border bandits in Benue

Mortgaging Nigeria’s future with loans upon loans

TRUMP: US House to hold first formal impeachment process vote

One dead as police, ‘okada’ riders clash in Kinshasa

Minimum wage negotiations: FEC can’t decide for states – Govs

Corona Trust Council

Armed soldiers invade Osun police command headquarters

368,000 workers enrolled on IPPIS, says FG

We didn’t lose valuables to Saturday fire – FIRS

ASUU meets Lawan, says payroll system a scam

UTME candidates won’t score zero, even when absent – JAMB

Nigeria’s unemployment rate frightening, says AfDB

Dog wounded in Baghdadi raid back on duty

PIB won’t frustrate oil firms’ operations in Nigeria – Lawan

Trump: US House to hold first formal impeachment process vote

We may release partial video of Baghdadi raid -Trump

Slovakia bans opinion polls 50 days before elections

Arrest ‘Yahoo’ criminals, but don’t harass innocent citizens —Buhari tells Police

Only by speaking out can we end sex-for-grades —FIDA

Tension as armed soldiers invade Osun police command headquarters

Baghdadi’s body disposed of at sea by US military

Daddy sexually molested us at knife point, two siblings allege

Hollywood mogul, Robert Evans, dies at 89

British MPs reject PM’s bid for December 12 election

AC Milan post record €145.9m loss

EFCC arrests 27 suspected cyber scammers in Owerri

Anambra police arrest three suspected child traffickers, others

ICPC quizzes AFN ex-scribe over alleged $130K misappropriation

Ribery banned for three games for pushing official

VIDEO: Ogun flooded community where canoes have replaced cars and bikes

Senate walks out Minister, summons Fashola 

Two elderly men injured in French mosque shooting

Nigeria’s unemployment situation frightening —AfDB

German foreign minister to meet new Tunisian president

Instagram bans fictional snippets showing suicide

Apapa gridlock: Rep blames shipping lines, seeks NPA relocation

Boris Johnson asks EU to rule out further Brexit delay after Jan 2020

Oyo govt sensitises Oke-Ogun residents on global warming

Increment on minimum wage’ll depend on states’ capacity —NGF

Lagos Assembly retains old members on website four months after inauguration

90m Nigerians live in poverty –FG

Open defecation: Nigeria ranks No. 1 in the world —Minister

Cross River swears in members of Judicial Service Commission

Liverpool await crisis-hit Arsenal in League Cup

Trump vows China trade deal will help farmers

Djokovic ‘sincerely hopes’ Murray can return to top in 2020

Chile president reshuffles one third of cabinet

BREAKING: 200 prisoners escape, 100 rearrested as flood sacks Kogi correctional centre

I was arrested in Gestapo style —Obaseki’s aide

Gunmen kill one Nigerian, injure two in South Africa

Tanzania backsliding on freedoms under President —Amnesty, HRW

Oil and gas: Set up beneficial ownership register, BudgIT tells FG

Court fines Russian opposition leader $1.4m for defamation

AA ineligible to field candidates for Kogi, Bayelsa polls  —Court

Emefiele meets Buhari, says borders remain closed

Fix federal roads, senator urges Buhari as 9 Ondo teachers die on highway

Nigeria must not continue to borrow —Senate President

Remains of Balewa’s last surviving widow buried in Bauchi

Ugandan woman marries three husbands at once

Vatican’s archives will no longer be ‘secret’ —Pope Francis

Ronaldo set for recall as Atalanta boss cools title talk

Buhari needs businessmen, security experts on entourage —Shehu Sani

Trump says may release partial video of Baghdadi raid

Bellerin calls for Arsenal unity after Xhaka tantrum

British PM Johnson signs book of condolences for 39 death in truck

FIRS probes cause of fire incident

Russia-Africa Summit: African countries not being led into debt trap —South Africa’s Ramaphosa

Truck driver remanded at UK court over 39 dead migrants

How social media followers of el-Rufai, wife Hadiza misinterpreted their sarcastic tweets

Governors meet in Abuja over bailout fund repayment

BREAKING: Gunmen release abducted Bayelsa commissioner’s father

BBNaija winner, Mercy Eke, buys duplex in Lekki

Only those doing well should be called ‘Excellency’ – Sanwo-Olu

We didn’t call for Nigeria’s name change — Ohanaeze

Nigeria to put 5G technology on trial before adoption —NCC

2,000 Georgia websites hit by cyber attacks

Boy, 17, commits suicide in Ekiti

15 killed in Burkina Faso attack

Supreme Court again strikes out HDP’s fresh appeal against Buhari’s election

Floods kill seven in Saudi Arabia

Sowore’s ‘hometown’, New Jersey, demands his release

Election: Court of Appeal reserves judgement on Ekweremadu’s case

JUST IN: Police Inspector, one other person abducted in FCT community again

Man arrested over ‘murder’ of infant in hotel

People treating NDDC like ATM —Akpabio

FRSC warns against night travels

Borno govt sets up waste recycling plant

I don’t live for goals – Messi

Man United’s results have hurt, admits Solskjaer

IPPIS: No pay, no work, ASUU tells FG

Salah’s ankle nothing to worry about, says Klopp

Border closure: Rice dealers want loan, count gains

Sola Sobowale, Adesua Etomi win at 2019 AMAA [FULL LIST]

Tennis: Federer withdraws from Paris Masters

JUST IN: Buhari jets to London from Saudi Arabia

BREAKING: EU approves Brexit extension up to January 31

Indian rescuers struggle to save toddler stuck in 26-metre well

UK sends documents to Vietnam to help identify truck victims

FIFA ‘don’t care’ about racism in football —Yaya Toure

ISIS gets new leader, Qardash ‘The Professor’

Trump booed at World Series baseball game

Bauchi gov mourns late Prime Minister’s wife, Jummai

67-year-old becomes China’s ‘oldest new mother’

We’ve automated all tax processes – Fowler

Ladoja, Alli deny dumping ZLP

PenCom to penalise PFAs for benefits wrongly paid

Osun: Accused person feigns insanity, urinates inside courtroom

Tiger Woods wins US PGA Tour, breaks Snead’s 54-year record

Alberto Fernandez wins Argentina’s presidential election

‘Lagos, south consume 70% of Kano rice’

Sunday, October 27, 2019

Martins, ex-internationals offer to help Ikhana

Six govs visit Jonathan seek support for Diri

Accused person feigns insanity, urinates inside courtroom

Miracles, EFCC and Tinubu’s bullion vans

Bayelsa commissioner father’s abductors seize N5m ransom messenger

Excesses, extortion creeping into fight against Internet fraud

Zamfara debunks alleged conversion of Muslims with money

Nigeria’s ex-Prime Minister’s wife, Jummai, dies in Lagos

Buhari celebrates Eaglets, demands trophy

Oduko not good enough for U-17 W’Cup –NFF

DSO: NBC to begin analogue switch off 2020

Non-competitive markets pushing up Internet prices, group warns

FG earns N52.7bn from solid minerals in one year

POWA tenants tackle IG’s wife over eviction notices

Man kills daughter during dispute with wife

Victims write Oyakhilome over funds in crashed bank

Gunmen kill security officer, two others in A’Ibom

Quack doctor nabbed after patient died of abortion

Oba Popoola’s death a huge loss, says Fayemi

EFCC quizzes seven Edo LG officials

Labour opposes extension of civil servants’ tenure

Government, communities disagree on cause of Adamawa flood

Okebukola points ways forward for education devt

Payroll system controversy: ASUU takes battle to National Assembly, meets Lawan, Gbaja

Oyetola seeks alumni’s support for varsities

Again, Buhari heads for Saudi with four govs, ministers

Jos building collapse

Kebbi recovers cows

Pope hails 14-year-old Nigerian saint

Painting found in French kitchen fetches 24 mn euros

IS spokesman killed in another north Syria raid

Pogba return delayed until December, says Solskjaer

Three things we learned from the EPL this weekend

Latest EPL table after Sunday matches

We don’t monitor salt, rice sharing –INEC

My Benue intervention for peace, not politics — Onyema

Doubles for Icardi, Mbappe as PSG outclass old rivals Marseille

Banks’ credit to private sector hits record N25.47tn

Domestic bond subscribers get N190bn in four months

Atiku vs Buhari: Supreme Court fixes Oct 30 for hearing

Education advocate, Gideon Olanrewaju, meets British Royals

Man smashes one-year-old baby’s head on ground

Two-storey building collapses in Jos

Al-Baghdadi: European nations had been a tremendous disappointment —Trump

BREAKING: ISIS names new leader as al-Baghdadi dies

BREAKING: Last surviving widow of late Prime Minister Tafawa Balewa dies at 85

M’gladbach regain Bundesliga lead

Xhaka wrong to feud with Arsenal fans –Emery

VIDEO: Bombing of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi’s hideout

Salah fires Liverpool to comeback win over Spurs

VIDEO: Fans react to Tiwa-Wizkid live performance in France

Church of Satan reacts to Kanye West’s ‘Jesus Is King,’ triggers tweetstorm

UPDATED: Arsenal held by Palace as Emery’s problems increase

BREAKING: Manchester United beat Norwich city 3-1 in Premier League

BREAKING: Liverpool beat Tottenham 2-1 in Premier League

Buhari leaves for Riyadh on Monday

‘Being number one again would be special,’ says Nadal

As one of our youngest leaders, be an inspiration, Buhari tells Fintiri at 52

Tunde Bakare mocks 2023 presidential ‘hope-fools’

23-year-old lady allegedly steals Jeep, N1m items

New Zealanders scratch heads over World Cup defeat

Eight migrants found in refrigerated lorry in France

Artwork on Jesus Christ sells for $26m

How world leaders reacted to ISIS leader Baghdadi’s death

100 patients patronise LUTH’s cancer centre daily —CMD

UPDATED: Jonny strikes to earn Wolves draw at Newcastle

BREAKING: Federer wins Basel ATP title for 10th time

Real Sociedad go level with Barcelona after edging past Celta Vigo

Presidential election suit: Delay in forming Supreme Court panel can spoil Atiku’s chance —CUPP

Football: English Championship results

BREAKING: Death of IS chief ‘important milestone’ —Netanyahu

Sex slavery: Over 10,000 Delta girls trapped in Mali, other African countries —Attorney-General

PHOTOS: Osinbajo honoured at UNILAG 50th alumni award dinner

DPR seals five filling stations in C/River for sharp practices

BREAKING: Trump confirms death of al-Baghdadi in US raid

Police arrest rustlers, recover 36 cows in Zamfara

NIS to introduce various visa categories

Catholic bishops approve ordination of married men as priests in Amazon region

Three held over UK truck deaths freed on police bail

U-17 World Cup: Buhari celebrates Eaglets, demands trophy

Taraba NLC chairman assures workers of full, speedy implementation of minimum wage

Osaka beats Kvitova in thrilling WTA finals opener

63rd posthumous birthday: Nigerians seek national honour for Adadevoh, petition FG

UNILAG: As alumni, our successes become testaments to the university’s success – Osinbajo

Catholic bishops ask Pope to open priesthood to married men

Pope calls for dialogue in Lebanon following protests

Lebanon protesters to form nationwide human chain

$460m CCTV project: Suspend repayment of loan, SERAP tells finance minister

Bring us home, Russian ISIS women appeal to Putin

Kogi gov poll: Osinbajo, Oshiomhole inaugurate APC campaign

Trump takes swipe at Apple for ditching iPhone home button

Pakistan denies use of airspace to Indian prime minister

Six things to know about Al-Baghdad

Saudi hosts ‘Davos in desert’ as outrage fades over Khashoggi’s murder

US helicopters dropped forces in suspected Baghdadi operation —Report

Pfizer recalls batches of Xalatan eye drops in Nigeria

Ekiti mourns as first Nigerian female science graduate, Lady Jibowu, dies at 95

Tiger Woods extends lead to close on record 82nd PGA Tour win

ISIS head Baghdadi believed dead after US strike —Reports

FG inaugurates milk collection centre in Kano

Your petitions are baseless, Lalong tells Useni, PDP

AFCON: Rohr slams CAF over qualifier schedule

Nigerian politicians wicked, see honour in stealing –Imo-based Lebanese

There’ll be famine in my kingdom soon –Delta monarch sacked by flood

University business is lucrative – Dr Adedoyin

Pregnant woman, three siblings die in road crash

Old lady offer! Juve prepare €300m Neymar bid

If I weren’t this big, I would’ve been skydiving— Eniola Badmus

I want to be role model for my daughters – Venita Akpofure

My husband died in accident two days to quit job –Wife of late BRT driver

Firm to unveil water-powered generators in Nigeria

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Airport project targeted at improving Ekiti economy – Commissioner

Airport is not priority of Ekiti now – PDP

Capital market’ll commence as school subject by December — SEC DG

Only God can save Kogi from damage caused by Bello — Achuba

Mourinho linked to Arsenal

Orkar coup necessitated ACF formation – BoT chair

Why I mention Dangote, Otedola in my songs – Teni

My child was dropped from U-17 World Cup for DSS boss’ son –Oduko

2023: Igbo town unions meet with Ohanaeze

IPPIS saga: FG turning vice-chancellors to ‘errand boys’, says ASUU

Unpaid pension: FG, police trade blame as 4,000 ex-policemen lament

Northern govs security committee meets over insecurity

NBA condemns member’s detention

‘Mixed feelings among Nigerians in South Africa’

Abducted Ondo judge, driver regain freedom

Don’t compromise Kogi poll, CAN, JNI warn INEC, security agencies

Kidnapped Kaduna schoolgirls, teachers freed after paying N13.6m

Lagos Assembly lists Ambode’s ‘deadly sins’

Anyaoku backs Buhari on border closure

Fraud allegation: They want to demonise me, Obono-Obla alleges

Miyetti Allah apologised to Ortom over killings –Benue govt

AfCFTA: Poor policies may cause Nigeria nightmare, says FG

Sowore yet to perfect bail conditions, may appeal ruling

Ogun set to refurbish schools, health centres

Muslim women seek free cancer screening centre

Oshoala scores brace as Barcelona humiliate Madrid

Taking photos at accident scenes worrisome, says FRSC

I knew my opponent few days to election –Wike

Nigerian refineries processed no crude in one month

State police: Politics of buck-passing in corridors of power

Review of security architecture can solve current insecurity –Experts

They want to demonise me, Obono-Obla alleges

First woman named as Belgian prime minister

Nine killed, 12 injured in two accidents on Sagamu-Benin Expressway

Manchester City close gap on Liverpool

Manchester City close gap on Liverpool as they trash cc

Late own goal gives Brighton exciting 3-2 win over Everton

Latest EPL table after Saturday’s matches

Provide immediate support to Kaduna IDPs, FG orders NEMA

210 bandits repent in Sokoto — Commissioner

Inter let Juventus off the hook as tired Ronaldo stays home

Pulisic blasts treble as Chelsea batter Burnley

Orlando Pirates misery deepens after loss to rookies Stellenbosch

Police confirm release of kidnapped Kaduna schoolgirls, staff

Juventus’s Higuain suffers head knock in bruising Lecce stalemate

Chilean president vows major reshuffle after week of protests

Northern govs security committee meets in Katsina

Victims regain freedom as 210 bandits repent in Sokoto

Minna-Bida Road: How did you spend $181m loan? Ex-gov Aliyu asks Niger APC

Lewandowski makes history again as Bayern reclaim summit

350,000 protesters flood Barcelona for separatist ‘freedom’ rally

Rivers wins 2019 NAFEST

Plateau to host 2020 NAFEST —Runsewe

Prof Lilian Imuetinyan Salami named 10th UNIBEN VC

I never knew my opponent till days to election —Wike

Soldiers arrest suspected kidnapper in Rivers

VIDEO: Take it easy o! Monarch counsels Naira Marley

Migrants found safe in two trucks in Belgium

West Brom suffer late penalty pain as Leeds held in Championship

Orkar coup led to formation of ACF —Adamu Fika

Miyetti Allah apologises to Ortom over Benue killings

We played just 45, Guardiola warns Man City players

Over a million protesters demand Chile president’s resignation

Kogi gov poll: Don’t compromise, CAN, JNI warn INEC, security agencies

Farmlands, houses submerged as flood sacks 40 Adamawa villages

Up to 20 Vietnamese feared among 39 UK truck dead

Migrant rescue ship ‘threatened’ by Libya coastguards

Troops kill six bandits in Kaduna, rescue 12-year-old victim 

Dybala scores but Juventus held by lowly Lecce

Russia-Africa Summit: Gombe to reap fruits of Sochi engagement —Gov Yahaya

Latest EPL table after Man City match

Lewandowski makes history, score in first nine Bundesliga games

Imo gov appoints new Head of Service

Corps member didn’t beat Kano boy to death —NYSC

Protester killed as police block Guinea Bissau rally

Woman, boyfriend in court over alleged theft of phone, N30,000

Botswana’s new president vows to reform economy

Sterling sparkles as Man City beat Aston Villa 3-0

Niger gov restricts movement of articulated vehicles during daytime

Adamawa postpones LG polls to December 7

Ganduje institutes panel to probe kidnap of nine Kano kids

Sir Uwaifo asks govt to take over of his music museum

BREAKING: Super Eagles’ Iheanacho loses aide in Imo crash

BREAKING: Youths protest as four siblings die in Benin road accident

$460m failed CCTV Project: Reject PDP in Bayelsa, Kogi elections, says APC 

Low turnout as voting commences in Kebbi LG election

Low turnout voting commences in Kebbi LG election

BREAKING: Kidnapped Kaduna schoolgirls, teachers freed

EPL: Pressure builds on Solskjaer to provide creative solutions

Tafawa Balewa knew North had oil but left exploration for younger generation –Ex-envoy

EPL: Arsenal fans snub seats, call for Emery removal

BREAKING: Abducted Ondo judge regains freedom

Reps move to avert health sector strikes

Messi urges Barca to re-sign Neymar

43,000 Nigerian children lack access to polio vaccines –Gates Foundation

Sex-for-marks: Victim protests in Kaduna

Border closure necessary to stop neighbours from hurting Nigeria –Ahmed, finance minister

‘Participant at IMF/World Bank forum in Washington diagnosed with chickenpox’

I earned two degrees while in prison, says ex-inmate

I want to be like Michael Jackson, says 7-year-old singer, Makayla

Biggest celebrity feuds of 2019

Chioma appears unbothered about baby mama prank

Northern govs care less about drug abuse among youths –Torture centre owner

Man’s corpse found in Delta community

How injury aborted my dream of becoming professional footballer –Onyeachonam, author, who became disable at 14

We’re treated like slaves for being breadwinners in our homes –Wives

Real ready to splash £260m on Mbappe

N30,000 minimum wage can’t sustain people –Gbande, Benue Rep

Three arrested for stealing female pants in Niger

What we will do if border closure remains –Leader, Ghana traders union

Friday, October 25, 2019

People discouraged me that I’m too old for marriage — Man, 96, who married 73-year-old woman

Police arraign journalists for reports against ex-CDS

Woman burns 13-year-old housemaid’s stomach, lap with iron over N500

Arsenal need Oyedepo, T.B Joshua, Oyakhilome to win EPL – African China

FG won’t borrow from international debt markets – DMO

Tinubu’s bullion vans: EFCC manhandles journalists as activists submit petition

Corps member allegedly beats boy to death

Tafawa Balewa knew there was oil in North but didn’t explore –Ex-ambassador

Cross River blames consultant for 2020 budget delay

Ojukwu, the man who ordered my father’s execution was his friend –Prof Omigbodun, daughter of Col. Banjo

Court sets aside bench warrant against Adoke, Etete, others

Libya returnee bribes official, gets documents for stolen cars

Obono-Obla sues ICPC, accuses commission of bias

Challenges of being a stay-at-home husband

7 places where couples can improve their sex lives

Presidential petition panel: Atiku expresses worry over delay in naming justices

When conception fails in the bedroom

Sickle cell and process of blood exchange

APC govs, NASS leaders hold secret talks over LG funds

Buhari orders military, others to patronise new garment firm

ICT contributing more to GDP than oil – Minister

Abiodun woos American investors

EFCC’s investigation, attempt to cover up FG’s failure — P&ID

Clerk chases away reporters from budget defence session

Abductions: Police create five additional divisions in FCT

Dokubo urges ex-agitators to deepen peace in N’Delta

Army begins Operation Crocodile Smile IV, deploys troops in Rivers, others

EPL: Guardiola not planning to patch up City defence in January window

English Premier League table after Friday’s match

UPDATED: Leicester City equal all-time Premier League record win 9-0 at Southampton

Football: French Ligue 1 table, results

Unidentified corpse found in Delta community

Court sets aside bench warrant against Adoke, Etete, others

More than 200 rescued on sinking vessel off Cameroon

Man described as ‘evil rapist’ gets life jail

Recruitment: Police release candidates’ list despite court order

How visually impaired professor won N8.8m IVM SUV

Abuja villagers celebrate as 96-year-old man weds 73-year-old lover

Seven arrested in Morocco on suspicion of ‘terrorism’

Court orders Asamoah Gyan to pay estranged wife $37k maintenance fee

Bayern Munich boss ‘not crying’ over injury woes or job fears

We didn’t demand Police report from Jos accident victims —NAF

We didn’t deny Jos accident victims treatment due to police report —NAF

Cyber attack shuts Johannesburg City authority’s network

Isheri residents send SOS to Sanwo-Olu over flooding

Sex-for-grades: Police invite suspended UNILAG don, Igbeneghu

Appeal Court fixes October 28 to hear petition against Ekweremadu’s election

Chelsea must be braced for Burnley battle – Lampard

Rivers gov poll: Supreme Court upholds Wike’s victory

PHOTOS: Buhari departs Sochi after Russia-Africa Summit

Raped by five men, had three abortions, I’m glad Police rescued me —Kwara rehab centre inmate

Reps vow to protect Nigerians abroad

Sex-for-grade: Victim stages one-man protest in Kaduna

16 sentenced to death for burning alive teen who sued teacher for sexual assault

Champions League final left Tottenham feeling ’empty’ —Pochettino

EFCC nabs 26 persons over sale of adulterated palm oil in Gombe

Davido excited as “Risky” hits million views on YouTube

Allow Nnamdi Kanu come home to bury his mother, Imo monarchs tell FG

Appeal court reserves judgment in Ifeanyi Ubah’s case

Evans seeks plea bargain on alleged kidnap attempt

Man allegedly assaults wife’s four-year-old relative

Injured Neymar misses Brazil friendlies

Five die of Lassa fever in Benue

Motocylist remanded for raping lady in bush

Zinchenko, Rodri add to Man City’s defensive woes

FG hands over rebuilt UN House

Kogi gov poll: Court affirms INEC’s decision to reject ACPN, FJP candidates

Adeyeye’ election: Appeal court reserves judgment

Medical consequences of flood

Fela deserves national recognition, says Osinbajo

Solider kills eight in gun attack at Siberian army base

BREAKING: EFCC arraigns Maina’s son, Faisal

Man seeks divorce over wife’s disrespect

Facebook begins rollout of ‘News Tab’ in US

BREAKING: Court remands Maina in prison

Liverpool set for Nike deal after winning New Balance case

Adeyanju submits petition on Tinubu’s bullion vans to EFCC

Edo lawmaker faces certificate forgery, impersonation allegation

NYSC member allegedly beats boy to death in Kano

NJC recommends four new Supreme Court justices, 18 others

Kano court jails two men, one woman for adultery

Operators divided over FG’s N2bn grazing reserves budget

Google celebrates Fela’s mother 119th birthday with doodle

Three men caught after stealing female underwear

BREAKING: Cross River gov fails to present 2020 budget, blames consultant

Egypt shuts two ports due to bad weather

FG fails to meet economic recovery targets, says report

Bank CEOs back NCC over USSD charges suspension

PHOTOS: Maina, son arrive in court

Gbajabiamila makes a case for Innoson, Proforce, others

Female comedian booed after confronting Weinstein

NSCDC arrests man over alleged N5.9 m fraud

Man in prison for throwing stones at police officers

Malnutrition in Nigeria like in war-torn countries– Aisha Buhari

Nigeria’s broke, but has limited options to raise revenue

Arsenal manager, Emery praises Nicolas Pepe’s ‘perfect’ free-kick double

CBN to auction N93.13bn treasury bills

Reps probe abandoned $460m Abuja CCTV camera project

Tight security in Federal High Court Abuja, as EFCC arraigns Maina, son

North-East: AAH, Mercy Corps ban will be lifted soon —UN

[BREAKING] EFCC accuses Fayose of compromising witness in N2.2bn fraud case

VIDEO: Five persons rescued from collapsed building in Lagos

Cross River Assembly seeks death penalty for cultists

Japan police hunt stolen diamond worth $1.8 million

At least 16 dead in anti-Abiy protests in Ethiopia

Tens of thousands evacuated as wildfires rage in California

PDP, others not campaigning in Kogi –APC

Bayelsa commissioner withdraws resignation, returns to govt

Oyo Assembly passes anti-open grazing bill

Why we didn’t follow budgetary provisions in spending — Yakubu

Onuachu gave us headache –Klopp

Tension in Zaria over plans to outlaw beer

Why Catholic school celebrates Jesuit Festival

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Two-storey building collapses in Lagos

Unpaid salaries: Workers lock up LG boss

Ex-Chief of Staff in control of Kogi, not Bello –Achuba

FG plans N10tn infrastructure bond, eyes pension funds

Pastors come under fire for alleged stage-managed miracle

School supervisor jailed 60 years for defiling two-year-old

Senators mount pressure on MDAs for job slots

FRSC, VIO clash over okada, tricycle rider permit

Social media regulation, not best option –Osinbajo

Ex-FCT minister, Akinjide, seeks N650m refund from EFCC

Police rescue 108 from Ilorin torture centre

Vision 2020: Memento of a failed project

EFCC to arraign Maina, son today for money laundering

IPPIS controversy: FG hits ASUU, says no agency must oppose payment system

FG issues three week ultimatum to NDDC contractors

Finance minister laments workers’ low productivity, NLC knocks Ahmed

FG servicing loan on failed $460m CCTV – Minister

Group holds two million-man march for Kogi gov

LASG refuses to publish details of N873.5bn budget

Minimum wage: NLC releases state negotiation guidelines next week

‘Bayelsa PDP in panic mode ahead of poll’

Oyetola inaugurates cabinet, warns against graft

Oyo Assembly approves Makinde’s request for N3bn UBEC fund

141 more Nigerians return from Libya

T20 World Cup qualifiers: Nigeria lose by 5 wickets to UAE

Europa League: Man United beat Partizan 1-0 in Belgrade

Volkswagen unveils new Golf

NNPC signs MoU with Russian oil company

609 public schools in Kaduna lack toilet, water —CODE

FG partners Turkey to establish military clothing factory

Reps kick, as Nigeria repays $460m Chinese loan for failed Abuja CCTV project

Jimmy Carter released from hospital after fall

Five dead, two injured in Kaduna bandits’ attack

UK PM offers Dec 12 election to break Brexit impasse

Again, lightning kills eight cows in Ondo

Man allegedly steals 1,000 cartons of cigarette worth N2m

One killed as hoodlums attack truck park in Lagos

Kogi gov poll: PDP ‘silence’ worries APC

NJC appoints four new Supreme Court Justices, 18 others

VIDEO: So This Happened (Ep9) reviews Oprah gifts Nigerian student with new iPhone

FULL TEXT: Buhari’s speech at Russia-Africa summit

Foreign Affairs ministry advertises jobs on behalf of Moroccan, Kazakhstan entities

Boris Johnson says he wants early election on December 12

China embassy staff heading to UK site where 39 found dead in truck

Shehu Sani mocks Nigeria’s rating, says, ‘O ya, come do business with ease’

Commission unveils plan for police accountability, database

Four years later, police arrest suspected killer of Catholic priest

House committee calls for unbundling of FAAN

80-year-old bank robber gets seven-year jail

Juventus shareholders agree €300m boost to expand club globally

Migration: Obaseki seeks closure of illegal entry points into Nigeria

Tambuwal receives 102 guns recovered from repentant Sokoto bandits

Oil spill forces Agip to shut-in Aggah oilfield

Teacher jailed for online child pornography

Stakeholders oppose bill to outlaw beer consumption in Zaria

Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe need $4bn to recover from devastating cyclones

Cancer: Aisha Buhari makes case for monthly breast examination

BREAKING: Dickson’s commissioner makes U-turn on resignation

Two dead in protests against Ethiopian PM Abiy

Stop dumping refuse in drainages, FG tells Mushin residents

70-year-old groom rejects twins born by fiancée, demands refund of N25K dowry

End border closure in national interest, Falana advises FG

Our loyalty to Nigeria, non negotiable —Aregbesola

Pulisic delights Lampard with match-winning display at Ajax

UPDATE: Judge adjourns Naira Marley’s trial as lawyers quarrel over seats

Zamfara proposes capital punishment for bandits, kidnappers, cattle rustlers

La Liga to appeal against new date for postponed Clasico

Cross River Assembly seeks death penalty for cultism

South African ex-opposition leader quits political posts

Police trying to release drunk driver who killed my sister —Twitter user

Fraud: EFCC arrests two brothers, eight others in Ilorin

No insecurity in Eastern ports, MAN insists

EFCC re-arraigns ex-INEC chair, Maurice Iwu, for alleged N1.23bn fraud

Inter Milan interested in Bayern star Mueller – Report

Twitter slides on disappointing growth report

Wife of South Korea’s former justice minister arrested in corruption scandal

BREAKING: Judge adjourns Naira Marley’s trial as lawyers quarrel over seats

Inter Milan interested in Bayern Munich star Muller

French media take copyright fight to Google

FIFA Ranking: Nigeria drops by one spot, now world 35th

39 dead in truck were Chinese

Account officer in court for allegedly stealing N1.4m, setting office ablaze

UK police search properties after 39 found dead in truck

Police arrest five over alleged kidnapping, armed robbery in Niger

Benue tomato farmers lament wastage

16 sentenced to death for burning alive teenager

World Bank rates China, India as ‘most improved’ for doing business

Southern Niger reels after Nigeria closes borders

Tanzania court upholds ruling to ban child marriage

Lagos to get international airport in April 2020 —FG 

Ease of doing business: Nigeria moves up 15 spots on ranking

Girl who sets self ablaze over bride price in Zamfara dies

Xenophobia: Burna Boy must apologise —South African rapper, AKA

Atiku’s son, 22 others make Adamawa commissioners’ list

Discovery of white powdery substance forces evacuation at US Consulate

Banks’ contract workers rise to 46,235

Trump: Republicans storm private impeachment deposition meeting, delay testimony

EPL Top 10 Performers: Ndidi makes list

Police arrest 47 over alleged kidnapping, robbery in Nasarawa

Gunmen kidnap Ondo judge in Edo, demand N50m

FG not pressuring us to relocate —Innoson

Buhari renames communications ministry

NFIU didn’t seek CBN budget cut –Director

Doctor urges Joshua to use special mouthguard

Presidential order cannot clear Apapa gridlock — Truck owners

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Prediction on Nigeria’s break-up may be fulfilled–Jega

New minimum wage payment begins before Dec 31 –FEC

How Nigeria corrupts Nigerians

Sex-for-mark lecturers will face maximum penalties — Buhari

Isheri flood beyond Ogun govt, says Abiodun

Abramovich rejects mega offer to sell Chelsea

Alleged fraud: EFCC tenders Naira Marley’s laptop in court

Court halts police recruitment process

Herdsmen consider legal option against Oyo grazing law

Only Ngige, beggar, gave us money – Fire victims

33 states can’t survive without federal allocation — Report

Terrible economics of the border closure

One dies, many injured in Lagos multiple crashes

Ekiti community’s long journey to completing 51-year town hall project

Unending public service recruitment scandals

Obaseki sacks Edo LG boss over alleged fraud

 On the Nigeria Alternative Energy Expo 2019

Of Igbo presidency or Yoruba President and what not

MDAs’ payroll system: Federal Govt, ASUU set for showdown over deadline

Vigilantes rescue kidnap victim in Imo forest

Family demands prosecution of one- year-old boy’s kidnapper

Guard arrested for killing suspected robber, residents kick

SARS nabs killers of Imo pastor

Lekki seaport project gets $629m Chinese loan

Your confessional statement voluntary, judge tells Evans

Tenant blames London-based landlord for burgled apartment

Buhari appoints Capt. Nuhu as NCAA DG

We’re owing N150bn judgment debts –Malami

Champions League leading scorers after Wednesday’s matches

UPDATED: UEFA Champions League tables

Champions League: Messi’s historic goal helps Barca edge Slavia Prague

Champions League: Mertens beats Maradona’s Napoli goal mark to edge Salzburg

Inter Milan beat Dortmund to boost Champions League last 16 hopes

UEFA Champions League tables after Wednesday matches

Oxlade-Chamberlain on target twice as Liverpool ease past Genk

Batshuayi strikes late to hand Chelsea ‘huge’ Ajax win

Latest UEFA Champions League results after Wednesday matches

Zamfara Assembly seeks death penalty for kidnappers, bandits

Trudeau rules out coalition as he forms new Canadian government

AGF seeks 2.5% commission on recovered looted funds

BREAKING: NYSC members to enjoy new minimum wage

BREAKING: Police rescue 15 from Adamawa ‘rehab home’

Gas flaring: FEC approves conversion of natural gas to methanol

Ruthless Federer into Basel quarter-finals for 17th time

N46m fraud: Obaseki removes Oshiomhole’s LG chairman, swears in vice chairman

BREAKING: Buhari appoints Capt. Nuhu as NCAA DG

US, Gates Foundation plan $200m for sickle cell, HIV cures

Ajax vs Chelsea: Batshuayi fires the Blues to late victory

Zamfara Assembly to make banditry, kidnapping capital offence

83 drums of lubricant seized from illegal processors in Sokoto —DPR

Genk vs Liverpool: Salah back in line-up for the Reds

EU members back Brexit delay

Counting Fayose’s N1.2bn took 10 days – Banker

Declining voter turnout, evidence of distrust of electoral process —Jega

Gov Fintiri picks Atiku’s son, 22 others as commissioner nominees

Declare state of emergency on roads, Ondo govt urges FG

FEC gives deadline for payment of new minimum wage arrears

NASS will deepen women participation in politics —Lawan

Doctor suspended as baby was born without a face

BREAKING: FEC approves name change for communications ministry

Opposition Reps tackle Kogi gov over deputy govs’ impeachment, replacement

Lagos Police released my son’s killers, aided their escape —Bereaved mother

Nigeria loses N5.4tn annually to tax evasion – Fowler

First black leader of South Africa’s main opposition party quits

Rob Holding lauds Martinelli, says he’s a nightmare to defenders

Facebook’s Zuckerberg open to scaling back Libra plan

ICPC arrests 26 FRSC officials over extortion

All sanctions imposed on Turkey will be lifted, says Trump

2020 budget: Gbajabiamila to query Reps committees’ secret meetings with MDAs

Happy birthday, Kanu Nwankwo greets Arsène Wenger at 70

National Assembly to pass 2020 Appropriation Bill in Dec

Emery pleads for patience as Arsenal stumble

UPDATE: Low court activities recorded over judge’s abduction in Ondo

VIDEO: Floods have destroyed our homes, properties, Lagos community cries for help

Police to hold retreat for senior officers in Lagos

Justice ministry needs N30bn annually to settle N150bn debt —Malami

Without federal allocation, 33 states can’t finance operations —BudgIT

Cyber fraud: EFCC tenders Naira Marley’s laptop, iPhone in court

Alleged kidnap: Court admits Evans’ confessional statement

UPDATE: Davido locates ladies making false pregnancy claim

Australia freezes Chinese billionaire’s assets

BREAKING: SARS arrests suspected killers of Imo pastor

Infant dies as Greek coastguard hits migrant boat

Thai king sacks six palace officials for ‘evil actions’

VIDEOS: ‘It was a joke,’ says lady who accused Davido of impregnating her

Customs arrest 15 for re-bagging rice in Adamawa

How Europe underdeveloped Africa

Niger specialist hospital to start kidney transplant

Gunmen kidnap Taraba Govt House transport officer

Xenophobia: FG, South Africa will implement early warning system -NIDCOM

Boeing profit slumps 53% as MAX grounding takes heavy toll

Maintain standard when producing bread, NAFDAC tells bakers

Three killed, three others injured in Akwa Ibom accident

PHOTOS: Buhari meets Putin at Russia-Africa Summit

Summit: Russia aims to double trade with Africa in five years —Putin

Nigerians in South Africa decry fresh attack

Police recruitment: Maintain status quo, court orders PSC, IG

Driver kills union member over N100

Court to hear Danny Young’s suit against Tiwa Savage, Mavin Records November 5

Why we locked out ACU students – Varsity

Hisbah destroying beer bottles because contents will pollute Muslims –Islamic scholar

Ease of doing business: Osinbajo receives 2019 compliance report

One dead, four missing in flash floods in Spain

Railway director beats up doctor during brawl

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Federal high court judge

Niger State abolishes corporal punishment in schools

39 bodies found near London in truck container —UK police

BREAKING: Postponed Clasico to be played on December 18

Multiple accidents ground traffic on Otedola Bridge

Army adopts spiritual warfare to counter insurgency —Buratai

Hoodlums who burnt Ibadan school’ll be jailed – Oyo

Bolsonaro’s son ditches plan to be US ambassador

Hong Kong govt formally withdraws extradition bill

NADECO not formed because of June 12 – Osoba

EFCC arrests Mompha, recovers N20m watches

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

CCB contractor abandons project after N1.3bn mobilisation –National Assembly

Judge orders service of IPOs’ statements on Naira Marley

ICPC declares sacked presidential panel chair, Obono-Obla, wanted

NFIU seeks reduction of CBN N1tn annual budget

Six killed as flood submerges Lagos communities

Lagos traffic offenders sent to 100-day community service

Don’t compare me to Messi, Ronaldo –Sterling

My investments meant to tackle poverty – Dangote

Fresh World Bank loan: Labour attacks FG over $100bn withheld by IOCs

Nigerians fight over Swiss money

Exam malpractice: UI hands over more workers to DSS

Maina forfeits 23 houses to FG ahead of arraignment

Telecom firms fault bank CEOs over USSD charges

Petrol subsidy rises by N58.6bn in one month

NCS probes alleged bribery, sodomy in Ikoyi

Alleged $9.5m FIFA grant: Pinnick, Sanusi to appear in court Dec. 16

Father nabbed for beating son to death in Niger

Rivers serial killer pleads guilty to murdering nine women

Nigeria, Egypt for ITTF Team World Cup

Why Neymar didn’t make Ballon d’or 30-man shortlist

Mensah lauds GOtv Boxing Night Mini

Winning in Nigerian players’ DNA – Garba

Visa racketeering scandal rocks wrestling federation

Barcelona, Neymar fail to reach settlement on renewal

Ronaldo not planning to retire any time soon

Kante, Barkley out of Ajax clash

Barca pay Atlético €15m to end Griezmann controversy

UCL: Salah may return against Genk

Police kill, dump Enugu apprentice mechanic in stream

Truck crushes 20-year-old to death in Delta

MDAs secretly recruiting to beat IPPS deadline – Senate

Navy arrests 12 for smuggling rice in A’Ibom

ASUU opposition to IPPIS, endorsement of corruption –FG

Stanbic recognised for employee development in Africa

Invest in education, S’Korean envoy tells FG

Afreximbank’s intervention in maritime hits $500m

N’Assembly hails Oloyede for reforming JAMB

Ahmed becomes controller, Kwara Customs Command

Hazard pulls strings as Real Madrid edge Galatasaray

Juventus vs Lokomotiv Moscow: Dybala double rescues team in 2-1 win

Kane, Son double up to reawaken Tottenham’s Champions League challenge

Leaders make mistakes from wrong information — commissioner

Champions League: Lewandowski double earns Bayern comeback win at Olympiakos

Runsewe contracts woman to fry ‘akara’ for NAFEST

UEFA Champions League results – collated

Mbappe’s hat-trick puts PSG in Champions League last 16 driving-seat

Man City vs Atalanta: Sterling blasts 11-minute treble as City run riot

Disregard allegations of nepotism against you, Gaya tells Osinbajo

Supreme Court justices are fallible, says CJN

Nigeria’s economy will grow faster under Buhari —Oshiomhole

Zuckerberg calls Libra coin a key for American leadership

Sokoto Air Force killings: Tambuwal pledges justice for families

Champions League: Shakhtar, Dinamo Zagreb draw to leave path clear for Man City

Atletico Madrid vs Bayer: Morata makes his point by scoring win goal

British MPs give initial approval to Johnson’s Brexit plan

Facebook devotes $1 bn to affordable housing in US

Victorious but weakened, Trudeau needs help to form govt

Lampard ‘confident’ his youngsters can pass Ajax test

UPDATED: Why we arrested Mompha —EFCC

UPDATE: EFCC recovers N20m wristwatches from Mompha, to file charges

More US states join anti-trust probe of Facebook

Driver allegedly kills union member over N100 ticket fees

Three Nigerians injured in fresh xenophobic attacks in South Africa

Court orders forfeiture of Kola Aluko’s $73m, N350m properties

Umahi doles out 68 SUVs, urges ‘grumbling’ appointees to quit

FRSC officers in police custody over alleged murder

14-year-old boy recounts how grinding machine belt plucked off his manhood

VIDEO UPDATE: Police arrest Chadian, Nigerien kidnap suspects, recover N10m

Supreme Court justices not above errors – CJN

EFCC reportedly arrests Instagram celebrity, Mompha

Barca pay 15 million euros for first refusal on Atletico youngsters

Ondo denies unconditional release of monarch from prison

BREAKING: Again, another torture home uncovered in Zaria, 11 inmates rescued

Again, Naira Marley’s trial adjourned until Wednesday

We reported N1.22bn lodgment by Fayose’s aide – Banker

Nigerians challenge FG to name beneficiaries of Abacha’s $103.64m loot

BREAKING: ICPC declares ex-presidential aide, Obono-Obla, wanted

Qatar to expand airport ahead of World Cup 2022

Sanitation: Gov Abdulrazaq inaugurates committee to clean up Ilorin in 72 hours

BREAKING: 7 killed, houses razed as cult war erupts in Cross River community

Nasarawa Assembly confirms 15 commissioner nominees

Uber turns to India, Africa, Middle East as losses mount

PTAD to enrol pensioners on NHIS —Executive Secretary

NYSC to build radio station with N50m

Our members not involved in UI exam fraud —ASUU

Alleged N2bn contract scam: EFCC presents 12th witness against Oronsanye

Serie A: Genoa sack coach Andreazzoli

Reps power committee in secret meeting with Discos

AFC Cup final moved from North Korea to China over sanctions

Death toll in Chile protests rises to 15

Courts grant bail to owners of two Katsina rehabilitation centres

NYSC opens new mobilisation area office in Enugu

Of Bobrisky, Runsewe and morality

40-year-old man drowns in Kano pond

Our members not involved in University of Ibadan exam fraud  -ASUU

VIDEO: Man apologises after assaulting Bobrisky, bashing car and smashing phone

Four fishermen drown in lake

Ex-US President Jimmy Carter hospitalised over pelvic fracture

Butt urges patience over ‘exciting’ Manchester United youngsters

Army captures two Boko Haram commanders, 14 others

Staring at women’s breasts makes men live longer, healthier —Study

Four Tanzanian fishermen drown in Lake Victoria —Police

$9.5m FIFA grant: Court fixes December 16 for AGF report

Philippines’ Duterte cuts short foreign trip due to ‘unbearable back pain’

Dortmund in Milan without Reus, Sancho back

NAF neutralises several insurgents at Bukar Meram in Borno

VIDEO: Rapper, Nicki Minaj marries Kenneth Petty

BREAKING: Again, mob sets ablaze suspected robber in FCT

BREAKING: Court grants interim forfeiture order on 23 properties linked to Maina

N7.65bn fraud: Orji Kalu learns fate December 2

FG pledges support as local manufacturing of pencils begins

NAF investigates alleged killing of two persons in Sokoto

Barcelona seek sixth straight win at spirited Slavia

Messi, Ronaldo wouldn’t do what rugby players do —Jones

Nigeria’s killing fields flourish as police make futile efforts to battle cultism

Kogi, Bayelsa elections: APC, PDP trade accusations over violence

Senate panel tackles FCC over alleged secret recruitment

Latest EPL table after Arsenal match

We’re not behind Buhari’s probe of NDDC – Niger Delta govs

Chelsea vs Ajax: The Blues stars face acid test against youth kings

Romelu Lukaku thriving at Inter Milan after Man United flop

Barcelona vs Slavia Prague: Barca seek sixth straight win

Canada election: Justin Trudeau’s Liberals win, to form minority govt

The ugly trap in the pronunciation of ‘handsome’

FG disburses $103.64m Abacha loot to the poor

Soft-drink tax may cause job losses, hyperinflation –Experts

Court seals Anambra church over noise pollution

Monday, October 21, 2019

Fake news affecting fight against insurgency –Army

Buhari, stay at your duty post

Six UI workers in DSS net over exam fraud

Police uncover explosive on INEC premises

Niger Delta: Senate rejects Akpabio’s N23bn capital budget

Imo assembly orders probe of alleged Okorocha’s 250 bank accounts

State varsities face hard times as governors cut subventions

City offer Sterling £450,000 weekly to snub Real

Ballon d’Or: Messi, CR7, Van Dijk renew rivalry

Auba: Gunners can make top four

City not ready to win Champions League –Guardiola

Madrid reach out to Mourinho

Xhaka hails “hard working” Saka

Emery knows I can deliver – Saka

Lille under pressure to keep Osimhen – Campos

Bent: Iwobi not good for No.10 role

Go get Kane, Keane tells United

Agony of road construction

The aristo syndrome as violation of womanhood

Fayose’s N2.2bn fraud case begins afresh in Lagos

US team treats Ondo children, women

Troops raid Kaduna bandits’ camps, kill one

Onitsha fire victims

Escaped lion returns to Kano zoo

Nigerians spend N2.4tn annually on vehicle imports

NASS uncovers N4bn non-existent projects under NIWA

Rape case: Ronaldo’s DNA matches evidence

EFCC charges Maina, son, arraigns them Friday

Lawyer’s absence stalls P’Harcourt serial killer’s arraignment

Collision: Injured BRT driver dies

No early salary payment ministry in Gombe –Yahaya

Oshoala dedicates goal to breast cancer patients

‘NAF’ll take delivery of two helicopter gunships’

Ballon d’Or: Salah, Mane, Mahrez make 30-man shortlist

Two-day-old Davido’s son ‘opens’ over 200 Instagram accounts

Why govt is to blame for petrol fire disasters

Useni appeals verdict on Plateau gov election

We’re monitoring $322.5m Abacha loot disbursement’

Court reduces Sowore’s bail from N100m to N50m

NSE lists Union Bank’s N30bn bonds

Savannah Petroleum signs $74m loan facility

SEC to introduce crowdfunding regulation

Firms’ investments in stock market fall by N203.67bn

Minister’s absence stalls trial of NBC DG

State House still using 20-year-old cars –Perm sec

S’Court verdict: Ekiti proclaims council hqtrs relocation

Katsina torture centre owners appear in court today

NDIC remits N212.7bn to Consolidated Revenue Fund

Exercise is essential for effective service deliver

Sanwo-Olu urges Lagosians to embrace global city ideals

Clogged canals being cleared to tackle flood –Lagos

PenCom spent N12.3bn IGR illegally, N’Assembly alleges

Lagos hospital MD, wife re-arraigned for attempted murder

FBN Holdings records N439.9bn earnings in nine months

Police release vehicle to panel beater after PUNCH’s report

Huge bank bailout funds not sustainable – FG

Lawan holds fresh meeting over Abuja security

[BREAKING] Sheff Utd vs Arsenal: Blades burst Gunners bubble as Mousset strikes

Rapinoe named as Modric, Neymar miss out on Ballon D’Or shortlist

Nigeria saved over N230bn through IPPIS implementation in three years —AGF

All-female spacewalk duo set sights on Moon

PHOTOS: Artistes, cultural troupes, others light up Benin for NAFEST

Federer celebrates 1,500th match with Basel breeze

EFCC misled court to seize my houses —Saraki

PSG’s Mbappe set for Champions League role against Club Brugge

Paris unveils golden Marianne logo for 2024 Olympics

Facebook steps up security amid fresh signs of Russia meddling

Two children missing as flood ravages Ondo community

Uwaifo, 2Face, others steal the show at NAFEST 2019

NAF investigates personnel accused of murder in Sokoto

P&ID: EFCC arraigns two British nationals for money laundering

Criticism ‘bothers me’ says Zidane ahead of crunch Galatasaray game

Supreme Court verdict: Ekiti issues proclamation on LG headquarter relocation

It’s important to win next match to be in good position, says Pochettino

VIDEO: Oprah sends Nigerian student new phone after teasing him about his cracked screen

Bandits send 2,000 villagers fleeing 17 Kaduna villages

WikiLeaks: Assange in UK court ahead of extradition hearing

Youths protest bad roads, block Suleja-Minna-Bida highway

Senate rejects Niger Delta Ministry’s budget

State House still using cars purchased 20 years ago —Perm Sec

Our vehicles are 20 years old, we must replace them, Perm Sec tells NASS

Kaduna Central: Appeal court affirms Uba Sani’s election

PHOTOS: Osinbajo cedes cap to curious boy

BREAKING: Court orders forfeiture of Saraki’s Ikoyi houses

Stress test: Nigerian banking sector remains strong —CBN Gov

Stress test: Nigerian banking sector remain strong —CBN Gov

CBN’s forex restrictions not impeding investments —Emefiele

Intervene in Achuba’s impeachment, Abaribe urges Buhari

NBA rejects Kogi deputy gov’s impeachment

Game Park loses 55 elephants to hunger, thirst in Zimbabwe

Buhari, Putin’ll hold bilateral talks in Sochi —Presidency

PHOTOS: Buhari travels to Sochi for Russia-Africa Summit

Manchester City still not strong enough to win Champions League —Guardiola

Backdate minimum wage payment by five months, Labour urges FG

NDIC Act amendment to receive accelerated action —Lawan

Troops kill one bandit, destroy two camps in Kaduna

Sanitary pad maker removes female logo to accommodate transgender men

Footballers 3.5 times more likely to die from brain trauma —Study

Ronaldo happy with ‘more attacking’ Juventus

South African lady delivers clapback at Nigerians fighting her love for Wizkid

Nadal named in Spain squad for Davis Cup

Ortom begs FG to check illegal entry of herdsmen into Nigeria

NFC to host first Berlin/Lagos Archival Film Festival

EFCC begins witnesses recall in Fayose’s N2.2bn fraud case

Chioma shares video with Davido in hospital

Kogi Assembly has no constitutional backing to impeach Achuba —Senate Minority leader

Chinese outnumber Americans on rich list for first time ever

Court varies Sowore’s bail conditions

PHOTOS: Police parade suspected kidnappers in Abuja

Wizkid, Quavo congratulate Davido, Chioma over birth of son

Ex-Police boss swaps innocent person for drug suspect after taking bribe

‘Two Onitsha tanker fire victims’ bodies still in mortuary’

Tennis: Murray rise continues after Belgian triumph

BREAKING: West, suspected serial killer, appears in court

Niklas Suele injury will keep him out until after Euros – Bayern president

Two injured as another articulated vehicle falls in Onitsha

Rivers, Cross River willing to pay new minimum wage

Rivers, Cross Rivers willing to pay new minimum wage

Minimum wage: Labour won’t accept lower adjustments —State chapters

BREAKING: Kogi CJ swears in Onoja as Deputy Governor

Police arrest two men over racial abuse during football match

Youths protest along Minna-Suleja Road

Nine people die in road accident

BREAKING: Useni appeals Plateau gov tribunal verdict

Lebanon government in 11-hour reform drive as protests swell

BREAKING: Kogi Assembly confirms Onoja as deputy governor

Prince Harry admits he and Prince William are ‘on different paths’

18-year-old allegedly steals tithes, offerings from church

Kano lion recaptured, returned to cage —Official

Senator’s salary can produce five medallists– Evans

Not all breast lumps are cancerous –Oncologist

Economists, farmers disagree on border closure’s benefits, losses

Nigerian players abroad: Ighalo, Eze hit match winners

Man United, Newcastle track Osimhen

N5tn: AMCON seeks judiciary’s support on debtors’ BVN

APC, PDP exchange words over N8bn Iwo road project

Defunct NEPA helicopters for sale, worth N259m

Man dies while jogging in Lagos

NSCDC officer shot by kidnappers in FCT dies

527,815 admission spaces not filled – JAMB

Slash data prices, minister orders telecom firms

Borno govt holds retreat in Boko Haram enclave

Buhari must stop lawlessness in Kogi – Achuba

Nnamdi Kanu loses mother

Teenager breaks church’s offering boxes, steals money

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Rice farmers promise to crash price, record bumper harvest

CBN opposes MTN over mobile banking transaction access

Bridegroom slumps at reception, dies in Ebonyi

JUST IN: Police rescue abducted Suleja area commander, arrest two suspects

Only UNILAG can help Buhari

Recover $103bn from oil firms, banks, Falana tells Senate

Terrorists smuggling fish into Nigeria, says Army

PDP tackles Oshiomhole over arms stockpile comment

ASUU rejects FG’s plan for integrated payroll

Sealed marts: Car dealers demand N10bn, LCCI berates customs

Lagos socialite arraigned for perjury

Floating corpse causes scare in Osun community

‘Why Customs created Kebbi border points’

For begging them to leave a man they were battering, policemen beat me till I fainted –Lawyer

Kaduna torture centre inmates chained for eight years – Commissioner

Bayelsa APC begins gov poll campaign today

Police invite POLAC candidates for screening

Borno elders back Ndume on buried soldiers

Minimum wage: NLC state chairmen meet Tues, talks with govs begin

Buhari hasn’t called Leah Sharibu’s father – Family friend

Hackers creating fake accounts to defraud students – OSPOLY

Fire guts Santana Market in Benin

Senators blame executive for poor oversight activities

Bayelsa community protests over drowning of two youths

Roma apologise for racist abuse of Sampdoria’s Vieira

Federer set for 1,500th match

Hundreds of thousands take over streets as Lebanon’s protests grow

Spanish PM under pressure over Catalan protests

10 killed in fresh firing across Kashmir border

Four facts about Canada’s election

Teenager allegedly steals N670K from tithe & offering box

Three things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

Lagos Police arrest six suspected cult members in Alapere area

Ben Yedder strikes late to give Monaco win over Rennes

Investigate alleged N17.5bn diversion in Bayelsa, APC urges EFCC

Russia-Africa Summit: Buhari leaves for Sochi on Monday

Lewandowski leads German Bundesliga scorers

Latest German Bundesliga results, table

Why IMF supports Nigeria’s border closure —Minister

Impeached Kogi deputy gov vacates official residence, seeks Buhari’s intervention

EPL: Klopp rues VAR failure to rule out Man Utd goal

Five die in Ondo road accident

Premier League leading scorers after Sunday matches

Latest EPL results(Wk 9)

Man United end Liverpool’s 17-match winning EPL run

We’re very close to getting $3bn loan from World Bank —Ahmed

527,815 spaces in 2018 admissions not utilised —JAMB

No amount of attacks will stop review of broadcasting code —Lai Mohammed

UK will leave EU by Oct 31, British govt vows

Tennis: Murray wins at Antwerp for first ATP title since March 2017

Royal Air Maroc aircraft returns to MMIA over faulty door

Royal Air Maroc aircraaft returns to MMIA over faulty door

Inter Milan keep pace with Juventus as Ranieri’s Sampdoria hold Roma

CBN opposes MTN’s planned charges for USSD transactions

Minister orders MTN to shelve alleged plans on USSD charges

Kaduna govt shortlists 5,351 applicants for second stage of job interview

Glazers at Man United for the long term —Woodward

Lukaku, Martinez strike twice as Inter edge in seven-goal thriller

Lukaku, Martinez strike twice as Inter Milan edge in seven-goal thriller

Fire razes 300 shops in Santana market in Benin

Police confirm kidnap of Suleja Area Commander

World Bank approves $3bn loan for power sector

APC rues Makinde’s N8bn road expansion project

Escaped Kano lion: Police assure residents of adequate security

Football: Italian Serie A results

Five terrorist shelters destroyed in Algeria

Bayern’s Suele out for months with knee injury

At least four soldiers killed in Borno clash

FG sets aside $1.61bn for 24 hour power supply —TCN

Three arrested after dam collapse in Siberia

Four killed as police fire on protesters

Three children succumb to burns caused by hot porridge in Bauchi

Kogi election: One dies as hoodlums attack Wada’s convoy

Man U will not wait 30 years for Premier League win, says Solskjaer in sly dig at Liverpool

20 dead in DR Congo bus accident

FG pledges support for AFRIMA as Nigeria hosts 2019 edition

Over 700, 000 e-ID cards yet to be collected —NIMC acting DG

Davido, Chioma welcome baby boy, name him David Ifeanyi

Fire guts Santana market in Benin

Boeing wants it to fly, but travellers fear the 737 MAX

After corruption allegations, Trump says G7 summit won’t be at his resort

Border closure: Ghanaian trade union calls for boycott of Nigerian goods

Rooney falls in MLS farewell as Toronto thrash United

Panic as lion escapes from Kano Zoo

Lion escapes from Kano Zoological garden

Residents use canoes as flood takes over Lagos community

British PM to seek extension after MPs back Brexit delay

I pray about my body – Omotola

I made more music than 2face, Faze in Plantashun Boiz— Blackface Naija

Sanwo-Olu not prepared for governance – Gani, PDP spokesperson

Ex-lawmaker dumps PDP for APC in Lagos

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Iwobi gets five-star rating in Everton win

My student led gang that kidnapped me –Islamic cleric

Obaseki after me for not supporting him – Tony Kabaka, Edo APC member

Ndidi pays tribute to late Foxes owner

Why I called out Wizkid- Northboi

I didn’t expect Oshiomhole to nominate any commissioner – Ojezua, Edo APC chair

I tried to pick my hand cut off by herdsmen — Benue female farmer

Nobody can separate Buhari, Mamman Daura – Family, kinsmen

We’re ready for dialogue with govt –Shiites

Imama rues missed chances

Ajayi claims goal of the month award

CHAN: Hawks fly pass Eagles

Octogenarian slumps, dies during brawl in Ondo

Atlanta ’96 stars lament: Our gold medals have been stolen

Unity school teachers lament hardship over salary arrears

Flooding: Don’t extend three-week break for schools, residents tell Akeredolu

$62bn PSC revenue: Shell battles FG over demand for $13.65bn

FG’ll put up more public assets for sale soon – Source

Buhari orders police to raid illegal rehabilitation centres nationwide

Recruitment: Smith writes Abba Kyari, defends legal action against police

Police, army launch joint operations, arrest 49 suspects in FCT

Temptations of the First Lady

Should Nigeria consider China-style population control?

Border closure: IMF backs Nigeria, urges resolution of issues

365 NASS workers lament one-year unpaid salaries

Atiku seeks rescue of Leah Sharibu

Kidnappers abduct ACP, demand N50m ransom

Behind the scenes at the 2019 Headies Awards

Repentant bandits returned 1,500 rustled cows to owners –Zamfara gov’s aide

FG supports Lagos, Ogun roads takeover plans –Abiodun

Insecurity’ll soon come to an end – Olonisakin

Funmi Iyanda finds love in filmmaking

Encomiums as Toyin Abraham turns herbal medicine vendor

I could be with 20 naked women and not feel anything – Pretty Mike

I didn’t mention MI’s name in ‘diss’ track – CDQ

Judging Nollywood by only bad movies wrong – Kenneth Okonkwo

I once begged social media influencers to post my videos— Ex-BBN housemate, Cindy

Fayemi hailed for restoring old people social scheme

NNPC officials, key targets of kidnap attempts –Kyari

Yoruba, a great race, says Buhari

Nigeria may break up, says Akintoye

Released Nigeria’s oldest prisoner dies at 101

Oyo will use agro-business to banish hunger – Commissioner

Dickson loses five more aides, sanitation boss quits

Five adults, two kids killed in Obaseki’s convoy crash

Floods’ve destroyed over 45 houses in my area – Imo lawmaker

Anti-graft activists seek legal protection for whistleblowers

Racially abused, spat at, players abandon FA Cup tie

English Premier League table(Wk 9)

Kogi polls: I didn’t endorse Bello —PRP gov candidate

New Kaduna torture house: Owner in our custody, police say

Dortmund beat leaders Gladbach 1-0 to close gap with leaders

BREAKING: Home-based Super Eagles fail to qualify for 2020 CHAN

Tens of thousands protest in Lebanon for third day

Presidency warns states over threat to federal projects

Man City return to winning ways but Guardiola wants killer touch

Fraud: US court sentences Nigerian to jail, orders repayment of $25,056

Edo govt condoles with accident victims’ families

Five soldiers, police killed in Burkina Faso attacks —Army

Jury recommends death sentence for ‘Hollywood Ripper’

PHOTOS: 147 victims rescued from another Kaduna Islamic rehabilitation centre

Buhari thanks Police for uncovering child theft ring, illegal correctional centres

Antwerp title: Murray into first final since 2017, faces Wawrinka

Alonso goal helps Chelsea to victory over Newcastle United

Tielemans scores Leicester winner as VAR denies Burnley

FA Cup match abandoned following ‘racial abuse’

Torture chambers: I don’t support criminality, says Buhari

Di Maria, Mbappe guide PSG past nine-man Nice

Nadal marries partner of 14 years in Mallorca

West Brom retain Championship top spot, Leeds celebrate anniversary with win

Oyo Govt to recruit more teachers soon —Makinde

Serie A: Immobile snatches Lazio draw as three-goal comeback denies Atalanta

86-year-old man slumps, dies while separating fighters in Ondo

Insecurity: We will not rest until Nigeria is safe —CDS Olonisakin

JUST IN: Police rescue 147 victims from another Kaduna Islamic rehabilitation centre

Ogun Govt marks 526 buildings for demolition

Miyetti Allah constitutes 15-member committee to identify criminal members

Alli saves Spurs from another defeat to bottom club Watford

Lawmakers inspect defunct NEPA’s helicopters ahead of proposed sale

VIDEO: Jesse pipeline fire survivors recall ‘hellish’ incident 21 years on

Gunmen kill judge in Eastern Afghanistan

Gunmen kill judge

Former IMF chief Lagarde takes swipe at Trump’s Twitter habits

Immigration service graduates 462 officers

Shi’ites ready for dialogue with govt —Interim leader

Seven dead in Obaseki’s convoy crash

FG committed to free, compulsory basic education —Osinbajo

British lawmakers vote to delay Brexit deal decision

I’m not a use-and-dump governor —Ortom

Fayemi inaugurates Ekiti Cargo Airport project

Headies 2019: Burna Boy, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, others battle for Artiste of the Year award

Gowon remains a symbol of national unity —Gbajabiamila

Stop encroaching on farmlands, Miyetti Allah warns members in Nasarawa

Repentant bandits return over 1,500 rustled cows to owners in Zamfara

Messi, Suarez, Griezmann all on target as Barcelona dispatch Eibar

Everton beat West Ham to ease pressure on Marco Silva

Central bank turns to musicians to teach about economy

15 die in dam collapse at Siberian gold mine

IMF backs Nigeria on border closure

PHOTOS: Ooni of Ife confers Odole–Oodua title on Adebutu

Five children, two adults killed as fire razes building

Achuba’s impeachment, illegal, undemocratic —Wada

Fire kills three waiters in Anambra drinking joint

Six killed in Mali attack on pro-government forces

CBN to go tough on banks over loan to deposit ratio

2020: 19 ministries to spend N416m on cleaning, fumigation

I’ve forgiven man who fired gunshot that blinded me–Nnamani, lawyer

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: Magboro-Punch axis diversion begins Monday

Osimhen leads Eagles in Europe

7 signs you’re in abusive relationship

Why I decided to become Nigeria’s first female fighter jet pilot — Sanni

We’re in Biafra struggle to give our kids better future –IPOB women agitators

We may take ASUU leadership to EFCC –Leader, breakaway faction, CONUA

Lagos confirms three monkey pox cases in one month

Girls, stop aborting great destinies

Barcelona: Violence escalates after half a million separatists protest

Govs behind illegal mining of gold, zinc, others –Minister, Senate panel

Recruitment scandal: States kick against lopsided police list

Friday, October 18, 2019

Eagles face tough task against Hawks

Stay-at-home dads should be appreciated today

Chieftaincy title: Buhari congratulates Adebutu

NAF bombs B’Haram commanders in Sambisa

We secured good deal on minimum wage –Labour

Akwa Ibom PDP denies endorsing 2023 aspirant

Igbo presidency, a right not privilege – Vatsa

EFCC arraigns three for vote-buying in Sokoto

Delta reopens school attacked by kidnappers

Niger ex-councillors threaten lawsuit over unpaid allowances

Impeachment won’t stand, I remain Kogi deputy gov – Achuba

Youths protest against ticket sales to motorcycle riders

Herbalist paraded for killing two persons in Osun

Buhari salutes Gowon at 85

Oyo targets N20bn monthly IGR

2020 budget: Defence raises security vote from N30m to N1.5bn

Tinubu’ll make a good modern Nigerian president – Babachir Lawal

Troops arrest ISWAP/B’Haram collaborators

Why I went back to school – Baba Ijesha

Nudity prevalent in music industry, not Nollywood –Emeka Enyiocha

Mercy Johnson-Okojie inks new deal

Pastor Chris Oyahkilome inspired my new song –Dee Doris

Burna Boy, CDQ, Efe, others light up Felabration 2019

Zlatan’s running battle with cultists

IGI workers protest sacking, letter distribution via WhatsApp

Police nab motorcycle thieves, recover stolen generators

Pupils protest over mass failure in Lagos public schools

Police arrest Lagos salesman over missing N20.6m

Hoodlums stab, force hawker to eat faeces over open defecation

Lagos trader robs businessman, rapes housemaid in Abia

Bello picks Onoja as new deputy

Reps dismiss NEMSA over missing IGR details, irregular account

Airport’ll boost Ekiti economy – FG, Fayemi

N594m frauds: EFCC arraigns ECOWAS official, nabs Sokoto finance director

Oyetola reduces Osun’s ministries to 20

Recall for men holds in Lagos

ASELGON seeks security summit

Ligue 1: Di Maria, Mbappe score as PSG beat Nice 4-1

Over one million benefited from cancer campaign’

CAC Alagomeji clocks 79

Tackle insecurity, Alake tells Abiodun

Oracle co-chief Mark Hurd dies at 62

Nigeria’s minimum wage below American prisoner’s daily upkeep – Aregbesola

Diri’s campaign team demands APC thugs’ prosecution

Stay away from forensic audit, stakeholders warn NDDC management

BREAKING: Onoja replaces Simon Achuba as Kogi Deputy Gov

Kogi, Bayelsa gov polls: APC inaugurates 112-member campaign council

Court stops NNPC job recruitment

15-year-old sex trafficking victim commits suicide after rescue

My sterile husband knew he didn’t father our four children —Widow

Ebola still ‘urgent’ global health emergency – WHO

If you’re always running out of data, don’t blame service providers —NCC

NPDC explains cause of fire at OML 20 Asset

EFCC steps in as customer says bank stole his N7.2m

Police disperse Shi’ites’ procession with gunshots, tear gas

My four children are the neighbour’s, widow tells husband’s family

Badaru, El-Rufai head APC campaign councils for Bayelsa, Kogi

FG pledges support for Onitsha fire victims

N14bn Police pension fraud: Dangabar’s death stalls trial

Court remands ECOWAS Commission official in prison for N627.7m fraud

Suspected serial killer, accomplice arrested in Osun

Borno farmers count losses, as flood submerges 4,000 hectares rice fields

‘Why African govts can’t plan for development’

Bulgaria manager resigns after racist taunts at England match

BREAKING: Edo APC suspends Secretary

Matip signs new Liverpool contract

Erdogan wants ceasefire to work —Trump

Guardiola calls for European help to ease Catalan crisis

Jailed wife who beats husband begs for forgiveness

BREAKING: Kogi lawmakers impeach Deputy Gov

Farmers more sexually active than other professionals —Study

Minimum wage: How FG, Labour reached agreement

French political power couple given jail terms for money laundering

I didn’t conclude the act before I was caught —Rapist

Food tops searches on YouTube

Barcelona give Umtiti green light after latest injury absence

Way Osinbajo does his duty evidence he loves Nigeria passionately —PFN

SUBEB demotes head teacher, deputy over lateness in Cross River

Lampard unhappy with France over Kante injury

JUST IN: Abuja Police disperse Shi’ite procession with tear gas, gunshots

You don’t need petition to probe Tinubu, Segalink replies EFCC

NDIC pays off over 500,000 depositors of closed banks

Macron says does not want further Brexit delay

China to assist in producing transformers locally by 2020 —NASENI boss

Anambra accident claims four, injures two

Modric, Bale to miss Real Madrid trip to Mallorca

Ghana flooding leaves 28 dead

Local farmers now package bad quality rice because of border closure —Traders

Premier League launches BAME advisory group

US makes history with first all-female spacewalk

Kogi gov poll: Adeyemi asks PDP to concede defeat

Another section of Lagos–Ibadan Expressway to be closed on Monday —FRSC

Gov poll: Bayelsa ‘allows’ APC to use facility for campaign

Zimbabwe’s parliamentary watchdog urges investment in agriculture to fight hunger

Klopp keen to make Man Utd wait for turnaround

You’re a living legend, Buhari tells Gowon at 85

Oyo targets N20bn monthly IGR —Commissioner

Katsina torture centre: Police reunite inmates with families

60-year-old sued for allegedly deceiving widow with promise of marriage

2020 world para-powerlifting championship: Aisha Buhari unveils Mascot

Man jailed for blasphemous Facebook post

Buhari receives committee report on drug abuse

Troops arrest ISWAP supplier linked to three commanders 

Navy hands over eight suspects, smuggled petrol to NSCDC in Calabar

PHOTOS: Tanker fire on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway under control —FRSC

Katsina joint patrol teams battle bandits, recover rustled animals

Nobel Committee member defends Handke pick

Liverpool match can spark Manchester Utd revival, says Solskjaer

Actress, Toyin Abraham turns herbal medicine vendor

FAAC: FG, States, LGAs share N693.529bn for September

PHOTOS: More trains are coming, Amaechi tells Abuja-Kaduna rail line passengers

BREAKING: Barcelona, Real Madrid told to agree on new Clasico date

Debt profile: Some public debts yet to be captured —Minister

PHOTOS: Another fuel tanker on fire in Onitsha

Barcelona, Real Madrid face testing week amid Clasico uncertainty

[BREAKING] VIDEO: Fuel tanker burning on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Kovac tells Bayern Munich to dig in after Hoffenheim slump

Report fraudulent workers, JAMB tells UTME candidates

Oil, diamonds, nuclear power: Russia eyes Africa business

JUST IN: Another tanker explodes in Omagba, Onitsha

If we get infrastructure right, Nigerians will not care about governance —Buhari

Troops rescue farmers in Kaduna, kill bandit

VIDEO: Fuel spill as Dangote truck, fuel tanker collide in Lagos

Pound drops as Boris Johnson faces battle to pass Brexit bill

Liverpool eye more misery for Man Utd as EPL returns

Two students murdered in Otuoke varsity

Fierce gun battles as El Chapo’s son arrested in Mexico

Kwara court jails Internet fraudster indicted by FBI

We can’t communicate directly with our foreign missions – Onyeama

Takeaways from the Onitsha market fire

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Police arrest fake journalists in NASS

50% of my commissioners may be women –Abiodun

We have difficulty servicing debts – Federal Govt

We’ve reached agreement on minimum wage –Keyamo, Labour

The banters between President Buhari and Tor Tiv

Stranger disappears with one-year-old child in Ebonyi

Activist tasks EFCC over bullion van linked to Tinubu

Ex-commissioners deny indicting Ambode before Assembly panel

APC belongs to us, we’re going nowhere – Obaseki

Group protests alleged delay in Orji Kalu’s trial

The 2019 Nobel awards and our diminishing intellectual spaces

Nigeria must end reliance on oil to fight poverty – IMF

Border closure reduced fuel consumption by 8m litres – FG

Buhari/Atiku: PDP Reps allege interference in Supreme Court panel appointment

Onitsha fire: Buhari mourns, rescuers recover more bodies

Medical doctor resigns to participate in Next Titan

The Mamman Daura I know

Banditry: ‘How military, NSCDC officers were nabbed’

Senate probes NDDC’s alleged N65bn water contract scandal

LCCI partners Oxford Group to drive non-oil exports

‘Implement policies that’ll encourage manufacturing’

Bandits kill one, abduct Kaduna headteacher, four others

EFCC to rehabilitate Yahoo-Yahoo boys

80% social investments funded with Abacha loot – Presidency

45th birthday: Oyetola, Owoeye fete Ooni

Court dismisses Farouk Lawan, Metuh’s no-case submissions

Allegri taking English class as United speculation grows

Zidane ends Pogba interest

Messi lauds Van Dijk as ultimate defender

MESSY FIGHT! Rooney, Vardy’s wives brace for legal battle


Lacazette back in training, could face Sheffield

Osimhen wins Ligue 1 POTM award

Playing against Brazil was indescribable –Okoye

Ozil rules out Arsenal exit

Osinbajo visits ex-militant 3,000-hectare farm in Nasarawa

Badminton: Nigerian players begin battle for Olympic points

Police demand N500,000 to return my recovered car – Panel beater

Abuja to host 2020 ADRON Games

Alleged corruption: NFF’s Kalli urges Nigerians to be patient amidst probe

Court sentences MTN employee’s killer to death

Woman remanded for burning housemaids with hot knife

Boxer Day dies from brain injuries

Four burnt to death in Ondo crash

Athlete gets ram gift for winning Doha medal

Confusion as naked woman appears on Lagos road

Protests in Lebanon after move to tax calls on messaging apps

2020 budget: Reps query ₦127bn power allocation

Senate kicks as NDDC allegedly ups water hyacinth clearing from N2.5bn to N65bn

UK Police release image of African who fell from Kenyan Airways flight

Fire guts Lagos waterworks, traffic diverted

Murray sweeps into quarter-finals at Antwerp

FG plans national register for poor

1,000 e-passports awaiting collection in New York —CG

UEFA fines Liverpool, Man City for fan misconduct

CONMEBOL picks Maracana for 2020 Copa Libertadores final

Actress poses naked for 73rd birthday photo

UPDATED: Turkey confirms suspension of Syria offensive

NDDC arrest Police Sergeant, three others selling adulterated fuel

Drowned migrant mother ‘held baby to the last’ —Diver

Foreigners in South Africa appeal to be relocated after xenophobic attacks

Information in Buhari, Osinbajo’s assets forms, private —CCB

Messi disses Ronaldo, Zlatan, says, ‘I don’t like to talk about myself’

Dickson’s commissioner resigns, cites ‘political uncertainty’

US Consul General hosts 56 Nigerian Mandela Washington Fellows

Nigerians take Obiano to task over Onitsha tanker fire

Four burnt to death in Ondo road accident

Buhari orders forensic audit of NDDC from 2001 to 2019

Alleged $500,000 bribery: You have a case to answer, court tells Farouk Lawan

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts Obong of Calabar, others at Aso Rock

Bullion vans: EFCC, Segalink clash on Twitter over Tinubu

PHOTOS: Mo Salah dresses as Disney character to mark daughter’s birthday

Presidential poll: PDP Reps allege interference in Supreme Court panel selection

Anambra Assembly inaugurates committee on Onitsha tanker fire

Onitsha tanker fire, a terror attack  —IPOB

Senate committees bar media as MDAs defend budgets

Shi’ites vow to defy police over Arbaeen trek

ICPC hands over recovered tractors from Bauchi Senator to six LGs

Persons with UK, US, Schengen visa eligible for Saudi visa on arrival

Akeredolu not hospitalised, says commissioner

Gunmen kill one, abduct school headteacher, five others in Kaduna village attack

Racists must be kicked out of stadiums, says FIFA’s Infantino

PHOTOS: South-East govs visit Buhari

[BREAKING] 2020 UTME: We’ll only register candidates with NIN —JAMB

35 Umrah pilgrims burnt to death in Mecca

FG has no plan to remove fuel subsidy –Silva

I’m not leaving APC, Obaseki reveals

Buhari approves N10bn for Akanu Ibiam Airport

PHOTO: Trump writes Turkey president, warns, ‘Don’t be a fool’

FG considering excise duties on carbonated drinks —Ahmed

Brexit will not be delayed, says EU’s Juncker

Mob prevented our men from accessing Onitsha fire scene —FFS

Why Nigeria is borrowing fresh $3bn from World Bank —Ahmed

Bulgaria teen indicted over England match racist abuse

BREAKING: Abducted Kaduna principal regains freedom

VIDEO: So This Happened (Ep7) reviews Aisha Buhari’s feud with the Dauras, update on 13-month-old Michael Duniya attacked by soldier’s dog in Abuja and more…

Men of God rape woman seeking spiritual help

BREAKING: Police recover corpse of slain policeman’s wife in Benue

Just in: Pound sinks into losses on Brexit deal rejection fears

Welder arrested over the death of POS operator

Alleged destruction of evidence: Court dismisses Metuh’s no-case submission

Wife of former ‘Tarzan’ actor killed by son

Arsenal’s Ozil recalls terrifying carjacking ordeal

Man unknowingly marries pregnant woman, drags in-laws to court

Fighter jet’s missing black box found after two years

35 foreigners killed in Saudi bus crash

Kogi election: We didn’t endorse Yahaya Bello, says KOWA Party

Onitsha tanker fire: PDP decries poor emergency response

Solskjaer ‘100 percent sure’ Man Utd have right structure

Media censorship shouldn’t be an option in democracy – US diplomat

Onitsha tanker fire: Buhari mourns victims, says FRSC, MoT should act fast

American boxer, Patrick Day, dies following brutal knockout

Transcorp Consortium, Quest Electricity win bids for Afam GenCo, Yola Disco

Police officer pulls man from car just before train hits it

Death of mum, child in Onitsha tanker fire sad —Buhari

Onitsha tanker fire: Woman, child killed, forty buildings, 500 shops razed

British pound surges on agreed Brexit draft deal

Woman’s photo, video divide Twitter as different versions greet her story

Five men a week: Women spoilt for choice in new dating shows

BREAKING: We’ve got a great new deal on Brexit, British PM announces

Buhari slashes ministers’ foreign trips, estacodes

Man drops lawsuit claiming Apple turned him gay

Nigeria has attained food sufficiency, prices’ll soon crash —Govt

Trump Twitter photo attack backfires as Pelosi owns it

Lagos, Delta, Rivers top list of states hit by monkeypox

Nigerians go on rampage in India over alleged murder of fellow national

Fashion statement: Trump to inaugurate new Louis Vuitton US site

Images from Onitsha fire heartbreaking —Gov Okowa

Court jails two oil thieves in Port Harcourt

Traders snub NAFDAC, continue sale of Sniper

Explorer who put Australia on the map to be reburied in UK

UI sets up panel to expose randy lecturers

Margaret Atwood, Bernardine Evaristo win 2019 Booker Prize

Federal Govt allocates N169.88bn for roads in 2020

Adeyemi, Melaye clash over Kogi senatorial rerun

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

[JUST IN] Minimum wage: FG, labour adjourn meeting again

Logo redesign gets Innoson chair’s attention on Twitter

N25.7tn debt: Experts oppose IMF’s call for tax hike, say Nigerians overburdened

Inside Buhari’s Presidential Villa of scuffles

Road closure at Yaba level crossing postponed—LASTMA

35 foreigners die in Saudi bus crash

Woman, child, others die in Onitsha tanker fire

Suspected fraudsters: EFCC closes Osun nightclub

Fraudsters hacked bank server, stole Flour Mill’s N752m’

EFCC to pay N5m for freezing surety’s account

Between Aisha Buhari and Fatima Daura

Aisha Buhari apologises for viral video

MAPOLY student jailed for fraud

Are there elders in Buhari’s household?

Bauchi principal fired for starving students

Buhari hasn’t created a system to discourage corruption – Okpolo

Minimum wage: Labour, FG in marathon meeting

FIFA to hand injured Uzoho €20,548 as compensation

3SC ready to fight for NPFL promotion – Lawal

Hamilton coach hails Everton starlet Adedoyin

Omonia looking for injured Uzoho’s replacement

British tabloid wants Iwobi played as No. 10

Charleroi revived my career – Osimhen

Stewart predicts tough times for Aribo at Rangers

Aguero involved in nasty car crash

Joshua’s 30th birthday celebrations disrupted by drug testers

Liverpool make January move for Chukwueze

Lawan, Christian lawmakers pray for Nigeria Oct 31

Top stars for Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Cup

45 political parties endorse Bello for second term

Lagos Open: Fans groan as Imeh, Emmanuel pull out

Wada, others beg Ibrahim to withdraw suit against PDP

Kogi gets new Chief of Staff

Beach Games: Onyebuchi wins gold, Genesis grabs silver

GOtv Boxing Night Mini thrills boxers

Bayelsans not convinced of INEC’s impartiality, says Dickson

Banditry: Sultan, govs demand prosecution of indicted monarchs

Husband beats wife to death over disagreement

UNIZIK sacks Ekemezie, withdraws PhD after PUNCH investigations

Lagos makes a U-turn, says killer cops’ll be prosecuted

Man jailed 12 years for girlfriend’s death

Bus crushes pupil to death in Ondo

Commissioner advises FUTA alumni to unite

I thought I killed a goat, says wife murderer

Govt vows to free Lagos of gridlock

Army ordered to pay neighbourhood watch applicants N.1m

LASG to acquire 32,000 hectares for rice cultivation

Modakeke youths protest monarch’s installation

Trump’s letter to Erdogan: ‘Don’t be a fool’

Women’s Champions League: Atletico Madrid hold Man City to 1-1 draw

Obama urges Canadians to support Trudeau for another term

Davido buys gold jewellery for Zlatan Ibile, Skibii, seven others

UNILAG launches task force on sexual harassment

News urging Nigerians in Ghana to withdraw money is fake —High Commissioner

Thank you for giving me new aides, Aisha tells Buhari

Boy receives deadly live scorpion in mail

Ghana urges FG to re-open Nigeria-Benin borders

ICPC recovered more than 200 properties in eight months —Chairman

PDP criticises Obaseki over suspension of Edo APC LG chairmen

VIDEO: Cobhams Asuquo’s wife, Ojuolape, reveals how she discovered son’s blindness

Aisha gets new aides, apologises over leaked video

Tanker fire destroys six buildings, shops in Onitsha —FRSC

Rescind N5,000 National ID levy now, PDP tells Buhari

How JAMB official replaced N20m cash with cardboards —Witness

Royal pardon for Moroccan journalist jailed for abortion

Court orders army to pay Rivers Neighbourhood Watch N.1m damages

Gauff dumped out at Luxembourg after maiden WTA title win

Buhari reduces ministers’ foreign trips, cuts their estacodes

Police deny community’s claim of N6m ransom for six kidnapped Kuje residents

Violent protests threatening our daily operations – NDDC boss

FG deports seven Koreans, bans them for life

Alleged exam malpractice: Fed. poly Nasarawa expels 66 students

Killer policemen will be tried, based on fresh evidence —Lagos Govt

Afe Babalola blames hunger, begging on neglect of farming

Buhari signs five bills passed by eighth National Assembly

PHOTOS: Fuel tanker explodes in Onitsha

Nigerians misunderstand our role, believe fake news about our remuneration —Reps

South Africa’s Zuma delays corruption trial with appeal

BREAKING: Army renames South East exercise Python Dance to Atilogwu Udo

I regained my sanity only after I hacked my wife to death —husband

I can no longer ‘keep track’ of Trump’s tweets —Erdogan

Guinea opposition leaders on trial over protests

Messi wins third straight Golden Shoe as top league-goal scorer

Police seek to amend charges against Agba Jalingo, protection of witnesses

Bulgaria police hold six over racist abuse at England match

Daura rehabilitation centre: Court remands owner, two others in prison custody

JUST IN: Gunmen kill policeman, injure school principal in Edo

Sanchez may require surgery for ankle injury —Inter Milan

Kogi gov poll: Bello appoints Asuku Jamiu as Chief of Staff

La Liga asks Clasico to be moved due to Catalan protests

Boko Haram: Nigeria will continue seeking help from global community —Buhari

World Food Day: Expert advocates increased funding in agric

BREAKING: Ahmed Aliyu, APC, appeal Sokoto tribunal judgment

N98.82m fake banknotes detected in 2018 —CBN

Police in Greece arrest 12 migrants over violence in Samos camp

Ensure Bello uses requested N10bn for Kogi workers’ welfare, PDP urges NASS

Nigerian phone repairer killed in South Africa as client complains of ‘shoddy job’

Euro 2021 a ‘game changer’ for English women’s football —FA executive

Nigerian-born teacher stabbed by 14-year-old student in UK school afraid to return to class

Kaduna High Court frees nine Shi’ites members in detention

Strike: NLC shuts offices, schools in Asaba

Kogi West senatorial rerun: Smart, Dino trade words

Hong Kong leader abandons policy speech after heckles from lawmakers

Kim’s horseback ride spurs policy shift speculation

Alleged gang-rape: UNILAG undergraduates’ absence stalls trial

Beauty pageant boss, fetish priest allegedly assault contestant

Beauty pageant boss, fetish priest allegedly assaults contestant

FIFA president ‘disappointed’ by empty stands at Koreas qualifier

Trump, his Twitter handle should be taken down —Democrat presidential aspirant

Menopause: Weight management and conception (2)

Herdsman in Court for allegedly stealing 15 cows

Unclean mouth can cause heart disease –Don

Court awards N5m against EFCC for freezing surety’s account

Twitter says world leaders ‘not above’ its rules

Osun, Oyo Assemblies to meet over LAUTECH ownership crisis

Kogi Gov poll: Withdraw case against Bello, ex-candidate begs Akpoti

Queen Elizabeth appoints Nigerian-born Ugbana Oyet as House of Common Serjeant at Arms

BREAKING: UNIZIK dismisses embattled lecturer, Ekemezie after PUNCH investigations

Border closure: Let our goods enter Nigeria, yours are entering Ghana —Ghanaian minister

‘SOS’ picked up on CCTV saves woman lost in bush

Whitney, Notorious B.I.G get Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominations

Investigate security forces, Boko Haram’s atrocities, AI tells ICC again

Robbery forcing our children into cultism – Anambra elders

Five suits threaten FG’s $62bn recovery from IOCs

Crisis rocks Senate over secret recruitment

Again, gunmen abduct three children, kill two in FCT

Brazil police target leader of Bolsonaro’s party in political scandal

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Clasico concerns for Real Madrid as Modric, Bale sit out training

Trump impeachment probe claims ‘dramatic progress’

Lagos task force officials break motorcyclist’s leg …impound 134 motorcycles for traffic offences

It’s shameful Daura controls Villa —Afenifere

Labour suspends planned strike as talks continue today

820 buses: Ex-commissioner indicts Ambode

Court hears Sowore’s application for softening of bail Monday

FG under attack on national ID card payment

Fayemi seeks FG approval to toll Ado-Akure Road

APC carpets Ayade over return to school

Extra-judicial killings: Police order stun guns for operatives

Border closure is unnecessary

IMF recommends unified exchange rate for Nigeria

Debating Democrats blast Trump, demand impeachment

Families kick as Lagos exonerates dismissed killer cops

Group bars Okorocha’s media aide from home town

Eagles rated second youngest team

Budget 2020: Budgeting for consumption

FCT under siege from kidnappers, bandits, car thieves

‘AMCON’s debt may rise to N6.6tn by 2024’

Lagos residents scoop fuel from leaking tanker

Benue Investment Company sacks 44 workers

Listed firms raise N768.7bn capital in three years

Georgian Cup: Rubicon, Almat start on bright note

ICPC quizzes more NFF officials

LMC releases fixtures, dates for 2019/20 NPFL

At crowded Democratic debate, Biden and impeachment to draw spotlight

Pillars consolidate lead, Owena Queens relegated

Eaglets lose to Sao Paulo ahead of W’Cup

Nigeria may get $1.5bn as Senate amends PSC Act

Records chase me, says Ronaldo after 700th goal

Minister seeks proper sports facilities maintenance, hails MoC

Herdsmen cut off woman’s hand in Benue

Obaseki faults Oshiomhole over attack on ex-gov’s home

Bauchi boosts communities, groups

Bayelsa teachers suspend strike

Ooni honours young Speakers, commissioner

Turkey ‘can never declare ceasefire’ in north Syria – Erdogan

Clasico: Anxiety in Madrid as Modric, Bale sit out training

Only 30m Nigerians registered for national identity card – Minister

UPDATE: Euro 2020 qualifying tables

Switzerland beat Ireland to keep automatic Euro hopes alive

Rodrigo fires Spain into Euro 2020 with late leveller at Sweden

Russian forces patrol between Syrian, Turkish troops

VIDEO: Two men embrace after raping woman, face jail

Ben Enwonwu’s painting sold for £1.1m after Google search

VIDEO: So This Happened (Ep6) reviews 95 graduates arrested with fake certificates, soldier’s dog tears off baby’s scalp in Abuja barracks…and other stories

Kosgei joins Kipchoge as IAAF athlete of the year nominee

Lawan, FCT Minister, security chiefs meet over Abuja security 

Declare emergency on federal roads, Senate tells FG

Euro qualifiers: UEFA investigates Turkey for military salute

Army destroys vehicles loaded with contraband fish

Bayelsa gov poll: Attacks on our staff will not be tolerated —INEC

US police declare Nigerian teen Oluwafemi Oyerinde’s suspected killer wanted

VIDEO: Mum asked preachers to deliver me from comedy spirit —Steve Harvey

ICPC blames nation’s poverty on corruption

Sanwo-Olu seeks Lagos Assembly’s approval for N250bn loan

BREAKING: Nigeria’s debt hits N25.7trn, rises by N3.3trn in one year

One feared killed as Delta communities clash

Sylva leads Bayelsa APC campaign council 

UK, Spain suspend arms exports to Turkey over Syria offensive

Ngige to labour: Don’t misinform workers on minimum wage

Budget defence: Senate adjourns plenary until Oct 29

Wizkid, 2Baba, others hit Dubai with One Africa Music Fest

At least one killed in building collapse

South Korea donates vehicles to Nigerian Customs

Gunmen kill man, abducts two children in Kwali

Caution CUPP, Ugochinyere, BMO tells Supreme Court, NBA

Double registration: APC won’t have candidate, says PDP campaign council

Heavy rains kill 11

UEFA opens probe into Bulgarian racism against England

Flood: Monarch asks community to go ‘spiritual’ over missing AAUA student

Court grants N200,000 bail to lecturer accused of sexual harassment

Police move Daura Islamic centre owner to Katsina

Google in smartphone push with motion-sensing Pixel 4

NAF wings first female pilots

Fresh controversy trails appointment of LG caretaker committees in Plateau

Kidnapped teacher, student die in Delta

Beauty queen sues monarch over son’s paternity

Reps decry housing deficit, move to reduce benchmarks

Cross River APC carpets Ayade over return to school

Charly Boy set to perform at 2019 ‘Felabration’ Festival

Faction confident of APC victory in Bayelsa gov poll

Bulgaria Football chief resigns after racist abuse at England match

Aisha deserves respect, Nigerians react to Aso Villa fight

Nigerians berate FG over payment for national ID card

847 soldiers killed by Boko Haram, buried in Borno cemetery  – Ndume

Villa feud shows incompetence, disorganisation in Buhari Presidency —PDP

VIDEO: Nigeria’s 11-year-old Naomi Oloyede addresses UN conference, seeks govt that is free from corrupt practices

Please protect Aisha, Fani-Kayode counsels Buhari

FG not playing politics with security, welfare of Nigerians —Lai Mohammed

IMF cuts 2019 global growth estimate to 3%

Liverpool eye Premier League title as ‘barometer of success’

I’m not living my best life —Don Jazzy

Ikeja Computer Village: Court fixes Nov. 19 to hear suit challenging levies

JUST IN: Protest hits Kaduna Electric over nonpayment of salaries, pension

Border closure pushes inflation rate to 11.24 per cent —NBS

Brexit deal still possible but deadline is tonight —EU negotiator

It’s shameful that Mamman Daura lives in Villa, controls Presidency – Afenifere

700th goal: I don’t look for records, they look for me, says Ronaldo

Traffic agency begins night operation in Ibadan

Turkey to return three million refugees to Syria in stages —Erdogan

UK suspends arms exports to Turkey over Syria offensive

Gaddafi’s son has right to run for president, says Libya’s army chief

Traffic regulations: Lagos impounds 134 motorcycles

Man allegedly assaults policeman, remanded in prison

Agreement breach: Recover N100,000 from ex-fiancée’s father, man begs court

Eight-year-old, younger brother, crash parents’ car

Italy asks UEFA to reconsider 2020 Champions League final in Turkey

Buhari asks Senate to approve N10bn for Kogi 

Man kills farmer, makes away with his car

We are not charging extra $200 for e-passport —Nigerian consulate

FCT Administration closes unity fountain for rehabilitation 

173 Nigerians return from Libya

Brexit deal ‘still very possible’ —British minister

National ID card renewal costs N5,000 —NIMC

LeBron under fire after blaming China row on ‘misinformed’ Rockets GM

33,874 PVCs uncollected ahead of Bayelsa poll

Four-metre king cobra wrestled from sewer in Thailand

‘Operatives holding 23 Shi’ite girls since 2015’

South Africa ex-president Zuma to appeal graft trial

PHOTOS: Tinubu, Osinbajo, Saraki meet at Lagos party

Woman dies after being flung from funfair ride in France

Fans, celebrities mourn death of K-pop star Sulli

Son of ex-Head of State, Aguiyi Ironsi dies

1-in-3 young children undernourished or overweight —UNICEF

NPFL begins November 3

Four abducted Kaduna students rescued

Barcelona opt for Malen ahead of Osimhen

Water tanker driver flees after crushing engineer

Emerging gains and losses of Nigeria’s border closure

Sacked Kano chief wants job back

Why Nigeria is down

Four killed, houses burnt in Rivers cult clashes

Constituency project: Court orders interim forfeiture of N116m

Monday, October 14, 2019

Oshiomhole’s aide, CP clash over ex-gov home’s attack

Sports ministry to spend 98% of budget on salaries, others

Abducted Kaduna pupils’ parents knock govt on negotiations

Double registration: Court asked to disqualify Bello

How I was raped by cultist – FUOYE undergraduate

Saraki not a factor in Kogi politics –Ohikere

Suspected herdsmen kidnap four Delta teachers

Immigration builds patrol bases

Customs ban exports, imports via land borders indefinitely

There is no hunger in Nigeria – Agric minister

DMO lists N15bn Green Bond on NSE

Capital market fraud: NSE returns N70m to investors

Julius Berger diversifies into oil & gas industry

Fresh crisis in Buhari’s home, Aisha battles Daura family

Between not on seat and not at his desk now

FUOYE explains why it reviewed medical, acceptance fees

FG sets up police trust fund committee

Delta jails truck pusher for littering Asaba

35 Abuja judges to hear 16,000 cases

Bandits kill five in Onitsha after CCTV launch

Sultan advocates home-grown solution to insecurity

NDA budgets N150m to build cemetery for cadets

Bauchi yellow fever death toll rises to 22

Reps decry slow justice delivery, seek reforms

Umahi denies ordering shooting anyone who blocks convoy

FG spent N3.3tn in six months, says minister

Construct hazard-resistant buildings — NEMA

Poor maintenance culture killed Nigeria’s refineries –NNPC

Miners blame BoI for not disbursing mining grant

Police uncover centre with 300 inmates in Daura

Ex-A’Ibom militants protest alleged discrimination

I didn’t transfer Delta poll petition case – CJN

FG introduces toll-free hotlines for whistle-blowers

Abiy Ahmed’s Nobel Peace prize accolade

Minimum wage: FG, labour in make-or-break meeting today

EFCC knocked over arrest of 94 Osun nightclubbers

Osun ex-speaker denies Tinubu 2023 campaign banner

Rainfall won’t stop Ogun roads repairs –Abiodun

Court freezes 45 accounts of firms for rice smuggling

PFAs invests N1.03tn pension funds in banks

South-East govs to meet Buhari over airport closure

We’re cooperating with ICC on insurgency, says Osinbajo

Uzoho out for one month

2020: NUC budgets N69m for books, others

Ukraine reach Euro 2020 as racism mars England win in Bulgaria

US slaps sanctions on three Turkish ministers over Syria assault

Minimum wage: FG, labour meet to avert strike

Magodo resident’s body found after weekend rains in Lagos

Police nab fake NGO coordinator for defrauding Buhari, others

Fuel subsidy to gulp N450bn in 2020 —Ahmed

Court orders interim freezing of 45 accounts of firms over alleged rice smuggling

Tottenham re-sign goalkeeper Vorm to cover Lloris absence

PHOTOS: Child attacked by soldier’s dog survives

Democrats, Republicans to seek reversal of Trump Syria pullback -Pelosi

FG cooperating with ICC on North-East insurgency, says Osinbajo

Man burying daughter finds newborn alive in grave

Poor maintenance culture killed Nigeria’s refineries  —NNPC

Oprah Winfrey used to be my very good friend, says Trump

Three children killed in Libya air strike

Trump orders US troops to leave northern Syria

Cocaine addiction gave me unusual sex habit —British singer Elton John

Wike goes tough on illegal shanty dwellers

Panel on Atiku’s case not yet constituted, Supreme Court replies CUPP

Kais Saied wins Tunisia’s presidential election

Harassment: Court orders army to pay LG chair, two others N20m damages

Insecurity: FG sets up committee on police trust fund

South African police march against gender-based violence

Yellow Fever: Death toll in Bauchi increases to 22

BREAKING: Gunmen kill 14 policemen in Mexico

Double registration: Court asked to disqualify Bello as Kogi governorship candidate

Police discover another rehabilitation centre in Daura, arrest cleric

VIDEO: Police arrest climate change protester dressed as broccoli

Injury rules PSG’s Neymar out for four weeks

Turkish forces in Syria have displaced 160,000 civilians -UN

Three die, seven injured in DR Congo militia ambush

Oil, Iran top agenda as Putin visits Saudi Arabia

Queen Elizabeth swaps imperial crown for lighter tiara in break from tradition

35 Abuja judges to grapple with 16,000 cases in new legal year

867,088 voters expected for Bayelsa gov poll —INEC

Nobody attacked Oshiomhole, Edo CP maintains

INEC presents voter register to parties ahead of Kogi gov poll

Ondo varsity dismisses worker over admission racketeering

2019 budget: FG spent N3.39tn in six months —Ahmed

I’m now a Christian convert, Kanye West declares

Over 15m Nigerians searching for job, FG confesses

Lyon appoint Garcia as manager

Police nab six suspected cultists during initiation in Enugu

Falsehood peddlers, rumour mongers will be punished – CJN

Tackle moral decadence among youths, Kebbi gov urges religious groups

South African Airways open to outside investment —Ramaphosa

UNILAG alumni accused of rape rejects part of police statement

Religious extremist stabs French tourist to death in Tunisia

One dead, four injured in Guinea protests

Border closure: Joint security operatives seize N1.4bn worth of items –Customs boss

Nigeria’s financial inclusion rate moves to 63.2 per cent —CBN

At least 10 killed in gold mine collapse in Burkina Faso

Teebillz apologises to OAP Do2dtun over alleged death threats from Tacha’s fans

Court jails UK parliament car attacker for life

NAF jets bomb Boko Haram commanders during meeting in Sambisa

Pay N10m compensation to dismissed soldier, ECOWAS court orders FG

Border Closure: CBN appeals to Rice millers, stakeholders not to increase price

BREAKING: Niger protests border closure, bans rice export to Nigeria

Tennis: Teenager Gauff climbs to 71 after maiden win in Linz

Man who raped about 200 children stabbed to death in prison

14 per cent of food lost before it hits shops —UN

Woman sued for allegedly escaping from police custody

EFCC raids Osogbo night club, arrests 94 suspects, confiscates 19 cars

‘A man sucking woman’s breasts won’t stop cancer, only breastfeeding a baby does’

NLNG spends $30bn on gas plants, infrastructure in Bonny Island —MD

Cyber-bullied K-pop star, Sulli found dead at her home

Brexit on October 31 a ‘priority’ for British government —Queen

Decriminalise suicide, Kwara NMA tells FG

72-year-old man in remand for allegedly impregnating daughter

Zimbabwe doctors defy court, enter 43rd day of strike

Rising cases of suicides beyond mental illness — Expert

Nigeria’ll never be one-party state, CUPP tells APC

Police begin manhunt for killers of bus driver in Imo

Previous winners of the Nobel Economics Prize

Police quiz UNTH doctor for defaming colleague

Dutch on the right road again, says Wijnaldum

Man allegedly defrauds job seekers of N1.3m

Rivers varsity dismisses HOD, withdraws graduates’ certificates

Gareth Southgate? I like his style, says Wallabies boss

Study links poverty to lower life expectancy

Sedition: Spain jails Catalan secession bid leaders

UPDATED: Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, Michael Kremer win 2019 Nobel Prize in Economics

Prince William and Kate to begin ‘complex’ tour of Pakistan

Golf: Osaze turns professional golfer

Policeman shoots black woman dead in her own home

Expose me if I have extorted, sexually harassed you, lecturer challenges students

Britain, EU enter make-or-break Brexit week

‘Why Nigerians should eat egg’

Transgender comedian, Daphne Dorman commits suicide at 44

Nobel season wraps up, Economics prize to be announced today

APC state chairmen, SGF hold meeting over ultimatum

Woman, suspected cultists arrested for beating Ebonyi couple

Recover looted wealth to fund budget- Falana

Troost-Ekong hails Eagles display

Sanusi denies sacking chief for celebrating Ganduje

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Abducted Auchi poly worker found dead on farm

Oshoala nets winner as Barca defeat Huelva

Gauff grabs first title, defeats Ostapenko in Linz final

Dialogue with bandits not solution to insecurity – CAN

Dare, Adepoju, fans hail brave Eagles

Aribo scores as Nigeria, Brazil friendly ends 1-1

Govs wage war on free expression, clamp down on journalists, critics

NDDC probe panel report not ready after deadline

No second term until Obaseki re-issues proclamation – APC leaders

2face to lead top Nigerian acts to NAFEST

Fayemi lists advantages of bicameral legislature

Imo plans summit to end militancy

No attack on Nigeria’s embassy in Benin

Foreign affairs ministry to spend N1.2b on travels

Defence budgets N84m for meals, N80m for equipment

Abiodun warns Customs against killings in Ogun

Robbers behead policeman, guard in fuel station attack

I went back to UK on doctor’s advice – Aisha Buhari

RTEAN president threatens to sue factional leader

LAUTECH: Alumni opt for stakeholders’ dialogue

Fight for good governance, not money, Makarfi tells Labour

Ikeja Electric throws community into three-month darkness

Drunken policeman assaults sales manager for blaring horn

Man steals brother-in-law’s police vest, cap for robbery

Pastor, native doctor, man rape, impregnate 12-year-old girl

Fayemi shows clemency to death row inmates, others

Minimum wage: Labour, govs talk tough, fresh crisis over negotiation

119 Nigerians on death row in Malaysia – AI

Businessman remanded for defrauding woman of N2m

Three killed as SARS, cultists raid Lagos community

Soldier’s missing rifle found in Ebonyi

Gunmen kill father of three in Plateau

Ekiti 2020 budget to address erosion, infrastructure – Fayemi

BEDC to roll out 572,392 meters

Downpour: Gas man drowns, Lekki, Ikorodu residents, landlords flee

Chevron, others sign gas sale agreement

Oil price rises to $60.5, Nigeria, others meet

FG, IOCs begin talks on $62bn dispute

Govt receives 19 applications for tax holiday

Host communities demand reform of mining laws

NJC throws out petition against tribunal judge

FG budgets N360m for Chibok girls in Atiku varsity

Bayelsa NUT strike enters third week

APC, ADP differ over Oyetola’s visit to Adeoti’s house

Omo-Agege, Afenifere clash over bad leadership in Nigeria

PDP’ll win Bayelsa with or without defectors

NFIS ranks insurers low in bancassurance performance

Police arrest serial rapist in Niger

Banks record N49.4tn online transactions, cheque payments shrink

Two burning issues facing ministers

Thugs attack Oshiomole’s house in Benin

Truck kills female Okada passenger in Ogun

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu declares state of emergency on Lagos roads

141 soldiers write ‘Captain to Major’ promotion exam

No sign of Brexit breakthrough with time running out

NFL’s Saints bask in Twitter tag from Pope Francis

Eight FCT residents regain freedom after paying N5m ransom

Police allege suicide as abducted Auchi Poly employee found dead

119 Nigerians on death row in Malaysia —Amnesty International

Football: Euro 2020 qualifying tables, results

PDP replies Presidency, says it remains vibrant, major opposition

Abandoned in London as a kid, Nigerian-born Efe Obada now earns $575,000 with Panthers

Nigeria becoming one-party state, APC slams PDP

Second Ebola vaccine to be used in DR Congo next month

Injury forces Neymar off as Brazil draw 1-1 with Nigeria in friendly

Police, aide differ on alleged attack on Oshiomhole’s Benin home

Army recovers gun lost in Gov Umahi’s convoy

BREAKING: Teenage star Coco Gauff wins first WTA title

Opposition distracted by President’s alleged wedding —Buhari’s aide

Victor Osimhen scored highest goals in a single U-17 World Cup —FIFA

#BRANGA: Brazil 1-1 Nigeria

Japan beat Scotland to reach first rugby World Cup quarter-finals

Group petitions AGF, demands NDDC transfer reversal within two weeks 

[Nigeria v Brazil] VIDEO: Joe Aribo’s goal

Nigerian embassy in Benin not attacked – Ambassador

Why I was away from the country – Aisha Buhari

Euro 2020: Tension as France, Turkey clash 

Fayemi grants clemency to 18 convicts including two on death row

Ekiti PDP disowns members canvassing boycot of LG poll

Passenger dies while waiting to board flight at Lagos airport

Minimum wage: Prepare for strike, NLC tells workers

Govs stealing public funds need deliverance —Nasarawa Gov

SERAP issues 14-day ultimatum for withdrawal of life pensions for AMAC ex-officials

Hardship responsible for rising suicide cases – Adewolu, UBTH chairman

Military retirees demand own ministry

UEFA will ‘examine’ Turkey footballers’ military salute

Cardinal Newman becomes first Catholic English saint in centuries

Facebook researchers use maths for better translations

I’m happy to be back, says Aisha Buhari

Being a millionaire won’t affect my relationship with Ike – Mercy, BBN 2019 winner

I was hosting wedding when my mum died – Kenny Blaq

LAUTECH: Group alleges plans to attack VC, workers from Osun

Brazil vs Selecao clash crucial for Eagles – Rohr

No need body shaming, Africans love plus-sized women – Sound Sultan

Brazil vs Key battles

Saka barred from first-team dressing room

I broke window glass to rescue my kids but it’s late – Dad of two siblings burnt to death

Why I didn’t cheat on my wife – Mike, BBN housemate

Nasarawa police arrest man for allegedly killing stepmum

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Commuters groan as fallen tanker grounds Otedola bridge

FG, Lagos to accelerate concessioning of National Stadium

We’re working to address operational challenges in NHIS – Sambo, Executive Secretary

Depression, job losses increasing suicide cases in Nigeria — Seadogs

Bandits free Katsina councillor, wife, daughter, two others

FG to refund Yola Disco investors N26.9bn

Ihedioha set to pay pensions

IPOB faults Operation Python Dance 4 in South-East

COWLSO advocates proper waste disposal in Lagos

Army arrests 10 Boko Haram commanders in Borno

Aisha Buhari arrives Nigeria today

Corps members won’t be used for Ekiti council polls –SIEC

Flooding: Akeredolu closes schools for three weeks

Oyo explains spending N7.6bn loan on farm settlements

60,000 took teachers’ qualifying exam nationwide, says TRN

FG budgets N9bn to maintain, purchase generators

Gbajabiamila advocates special fund to sponsor women in politics

Sex-for-marks: NANS leader opens online sexual assault register

Human rights abuses by police have worsened — PSC

Poorly-kitted police spit fire: Tackle force over N9.88bn uniform budgets

We scrambled to watch dad on TV as kids — Veteran broadcaster, Kunle Olasope’s son

Beyond our land borders closure

Deeper meaning in ‘Big Brother Naija’ for Nigeria?

Women allow fear to hold them back in business — Temi Ajibewa (Millionaire Housewife)

I’m an advocate of early marriage — Olanbiwoninu, Chair, Insurance Group, LCCI

I married my wife four months after meeting her – Herbert Wigwe

Spicy egg-spring onion sandwich

BBNaija’s 240 million votes and critical lessons for INEC

Before buying that house

Mother, three kids killed in Lagos building collapse

Buhari promised labour minimum wage but no FG commitment — Olaleye, TUC President

Euro 2020: Italy qualify, as Spain made to wait

Sex-for-Grades: NGO partners Ford Foundation to develop report app

BREAKING: Aisha Buhari departs UK for Nigeria

Teenager killed in French car rally accident

Turkey steps up assault on Syria Kurds defying sanctions threats

Denmark edge Switzerland in Euro qualifiers after Ireland draw

2020: Lagos ready to host women Under-20 World Cup – Sanwo-Olu

Sex-for-grade video work of devil, new Facebook page quotes lecturer as saying

Thousands in Europe march against Turkey’s Syria offensive

Partnership: Rivers indigenes to study at Ethiopian Aviation Academy

Euro 2020 qualifier: Ramos sets Spain record with 168th cap

Nigeria’s religious leaders forget religion is opium

Turkish offensive stretches Syria hospital to limit

KDSG proposes N245.4bn for 2020 budget

Crowds back Sudanese Islamist cleric opposed to women’s football

PHOTOS: Nyekachi Douglas emerges 2019 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria

American firm rebrands Nike sneakers as ‘Jesus shoes,’ sells out immediately

Several hurt in US church shooting

30 international athletes register for Enugu Marathon

FCT minister demands compulsory education for girls

Sex-for-Grades: NANS leader opens online sexual assault register

Kenya celebrates as Kipchoge makes them proud

Workers’ll only manage N30,000 though not enough –– Alade, Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council Secretary

Teenage star, Coco Gauff reaches maiden WTA final

Euro qualifiers: Ireland held goalless by Georgia

Several hurt in shooting in US church

Police beat Anambra lawyer to coma

Ranieri appointed Sampdoria coach

Simone Biles wins record-equalling 23rd worlds medal

16 killed in Burkina Faso mosque attack

FG suspends 2019 teachers professional qualifying exam in Ibadan

My mother inspired me to join politics —Gbajabiamila

Help varsities expand admission capacities, FUNNAB urges wealthy Nigerians

Kogi West: Gov Bello hails appeal court judgement

Troops apprehend 10 senior Boko Haram commanders

Bandits release Katsina councillor, four others

Brazil vs Super Eagles preparing for 2021 AFCON qualifiers —Gernot

Corps members won’t be used for Ekiti council polls —SIEC 

Man allegedly kills stepmother in Nasarawa

Flood sweeps 11-year-old boy, rescuer to death in Lagos

No insecurity in South-East, no need for Operation Python Dance 4 —IPOB

Tribunal judgment: Fintiri extends hands of fellowship to opposition

Nobel figure Sara Danius who quit after #Metoo crisis dies

Brazil vs Super Eagles respect, don’t fear Brazil —Troost-Ekong

Four Malawi protesters charged over stoning policeman to death

VIDEO: I was spending at least N108, 300 on food daily in LA —Wizkid

Fayemi unable to pay arrears, emoluments due to debts —Commissioner

Pa Adesanya, others taught me rudiments of politics –Fisher-Thomas, Lagos ANP Chairperson

We were tricked into slavery, starved for days –Katsina indigenes rescued from Burkina Faso

BREAKING: Four killed as building collapses in Magodo

BREAKING: Four trapped as building collapses in Magodo

Seven bathroom items you should clean regularly

Akeredolu orders flooded schools to go on three-week break

CDQ shines with muscular Ford Mustang

VIDEO: Smart Adeyemi is my political wife —Dino Melaye

Zamfara: Army neutralises 39 bandits in two operations

Super-human’ Kipchoge busts mythical two-hour marathon barrier

Children of former slaves still visit Badagry –Akran of Badagry

Buhari to upgrade presidential aircraft with N1.5bn

10 things pregnant women must know

My video once saved a lady from committing suicide –Laughpillscomedy

Frenzy over ‘presidential wedding’ that never held

Two-year-old orders furniture with mother’s phone

UNILAG: Speak out, Buhari tells sexual abuse victims

Blogger slams N500m suits against el-Rufai, IGP, others

I didn’t know I’d make history in Canada –Uzoma Asagwara, Canadian lawmaker

New minimum wage: Drowning in the sea of FG’s proposed taxes

Disobedience to court orders will attract grave consequences –CJN

69,231 teachers take qualifying exam today

Friday, October 11, 2019

Why I dumped sports for entertainment –Bob-Manuel

I want to coach Chelsea –Mikel

Scoring at San Siro was overwhelming – Olayinka

Dennerby bids Nigerians emotional farewell

Berbatov warns Spurs against Mourinho appointment

BROTHERS AT WAR! Man Utd players snub ‘team bonding’ meal

DANGLING AXE! Emery faces Arsenal sack if…

NFF: We Don’t Owe Rohr Three months salary

England beaten by late goal in Czech Republic

Nigerians berate NFF on Rohr, Dennerby tweet

Ajagba eyes 12th career win

Siasia laments lack of support from Nigerians

I’m busy, won’t reply Vector anymore –MI

Controversy surrounds Regina Daniels’ real age

Air Peace flies with One Africa Music Fest

Body Magic: Singers who promote their music sensually

News of my death not publicity stunt –Sky B

Mum wanted quiet burial, I’ll give her carnival –Charly Boy

Kano police rescue eight kids sold in Anambra

Late kidnapper’s wife, siblings arraigned over N798m crime proceeds

67-year-old Lagos landlord allegedly defiles, impregnates minor

Flood sacks Akeredolu’s mother’s community in Ondo

Ekiti arrests two impersonators at workers’ verification centre

280 killed in Ogun road crashes in nine months – FRSC

NNPC discovers oil in North-East

Customs generate N81.1bn revenue in Onne

States recorded N691bn IGR in six months – NBS

N5tn debt: BPP, others to screen contractors

UBA promises improved customer relationship

FAAN investigates Royal Air Maroc’s baggage cabin opening

2020: Military, police to spend 91% of budgets on salaries, others

APC state chairmen meet Sunday over ultimatum to Oshiomhole

Minimum wage: FG wants labour to shift ultimatum, says TUC

Nobel Peace Prize: Buhari congratulates Ethiopian PM

Osun asks Aregbesola’s appointees to vacate official quarters

PSC moves to stop police human rights abuses

APC chief faults suspension of Edo council bosses

820 buses: Ambode’s commissioner denies receiving invitation from Assembly

Sickle cell and my life

Ebonyi agency begs for support as flooding sacks 30,000

Obaseki vows to flush rebels out of Edo APC

Niger Delta group condemns handover of NDDC to MNDA

Ihedioha adopts pupil for outstanding performance

Senate probes alleged secret recruitment in FIRS, NDLEA

Jang pleads not guilty to fresh amended charges

FG hands over intercepted military vehicles to US

Kogi election: INEC warns against fake news

Army rescues Kaduna students, principal’s abductors demand N20m

PCN seals 571 medicine stores in Bauchi

Sultan urges Northern governments to enforce girl-child education

Tribunal upholds Fintiri’s victory

Banditry: 38 emirs, district heads face dismissal in Zamfara

FG to subsidise sanitary pads, distribute in schools

More companies back away from Facebook’s Libra coin

England defeat a ‘wake up call’ for Kane

Ronaldo edges closer to century of international goals in Portugal win

Football: Euro 2020 qualifying tables

Nearly $600bn stolen from Nigeria since Independence —Economist

Adamawa tribunal upholds Gov Fintiri election

I did not receive invitation from Lagos Assembly —Ex-commissioner

Polish city declares free transport for readers of Nobel laureate, Olga Tokarczuk

FIFA to organise ‘big event’ in fight against AIDS, malaria and TB

Netherlands suspends weapons exports to Turkey

ECOWAS court indicts FG over 2018 Benue mass killing

EPL: Aubameyang beats Mahrez to player of the month award

Nobel winner, Olga Tokarczuk, calls on Poles to choose democracy

South Africa stresses need to reduce dependence on oil imports

Kidnappers of Kaduna school principal demand N20m ransom

Bandits collected N3 billion ransom in Zamfara —Committee

Falana calls for active students’ unions in Nigerian varsities

Human rights abuses by police have worsened – PSC

2020 budget: Buhari bars ministers from foreign trips

Zimbabwean company plants hemp in prison yard

Woman allegedly foils attempt to arrest suspected kidnapper

Lagosians react as Sanwo-Olu supervises arrest of people driving against traffic

Namibian president urges police to find innovative ways to reduce road accidents

Hundreds throng Aso Rock mosque for Juma’at with Buhari

Banditry: Five Zamfara emirs, 33 district heads face dismissal

Two Chadian soldiers killed in clash with Boko Haram

Federer loses cool, follows Djokovic out of Shanghai

Ex-VP Sambo denies ownership of electricity firm

Liverpool teen Harvey Elliott banned for mocking Harry Kane in video

VIDEO: Residents drag council boss through streets for failing to fix roads

Girl Child Day: FG to subsidise price of sanitary pads

Save us from early marriage, Adamawa girls beg Fintiri’s wife

States record N691bn IGR in six months — NBS

Rapper Vector attacks MI, Ambode, others in Judas The Rat

Senate probes alleged secret recruitment in FIRS, NASDRA , NDLEA, others

Kogi West Senate seat: Dino, Adeyemi may face poll Nov 16

Ogun can’t afford two additional varsities — Foundation president

Keep same energy when we meet, Tiwa warns OAPs insulting her in leaked video

PHOTOS: LG chairman responsible for dilapidated school — El-Rufai

First man to conduct spacewalk, Alexei Leonov, dies

Nigeria needs stricter laws to protect girls, women —Buhari

Tacha announces Tiwa Savage’s ex, Teebillz, as manager

Buhari congratulates Ethiopian PM for winning 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

Reducing the cost of governance: The ayes have it

WiKiLeaks: Assange ordered to court for extradition hearing

Social media, major problem confronting Police —IG Adamu

Wedding planner kills self after married lover jilts her

Fire breaks out at NPDC’s OML 20 asset

I once crushed on Enyeama– Dede

Govt agency launches email for sexual harassment complaint

Zverev dumps Federer out of Shanghai Masters quarter-finals

NIPC tracked $9.29bn investment in three months

Court orders EFCC to recall witnesses in N6.3bn Jang’s suit

Sex for Grades: FG to collaborate with police, NUC

Saraki leads PDP national reconciliation committee for Bayelsa, Kogi

EFCC hands over N111m recovered loot to Kwara govt

Five stabbed at Manchester shopping centre

Ghost workers: EFCC saving FG N4.5bn monthly —Magu

BREAKING: Ex-Speaker Na’aba unveils 9th House Agenda

FIFA bans former top Afghan football official over abuse cover-up

California on high alert as fires destroy dozens of homes

BREAKING: Dino Melaye loses at Appeal Court

Bus mows down seven pilgrims sleeping on roadside

Protect girl-child from abuse —Aisha Buhari

Abiy Ahmed: Meteoric rise of the man trying to remould Ethiopia

Mob sets two robbers ablaze

524 ongoing road projects across Nigeria —Fashola

Ethiopia ‘proud as a nation’ of Abiy Nobel win —PM’s office

Tsitsipas stuns Djokovic in Shanghai quarter-finals

Amend law on Supreme Court jurisdiction, CJN tells Senate 

Troops overrun Boko Haram terrorists, neutralise 15 in Borno

BREAKING: Ethiopian Prime Minister wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

Iran tanker hit by suspected missile strikes near Saudi port

South Africa’s ex-leader Zuma to face corruption charges

Cargo plane with eight aboard goes missing

Recruitment: Navy releases list of successful candidates

Three injured as 3 building collapses in Lagos

Army rescues six abducted students in Kaduna

My concern was how to keep Ajabor alive –Ogudu DPO

#SexForGrades and our obsession with credentials

Again, Umahi orders popular market’s shutdown

Fan celebrates Obafemi Martins

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Naira appreciates to N306.95/$ at interbank market

Nigeria records N323.4bn agric trade in three months

LASCON provost urges graduands to be patriotic

Don’t go into education to make profit –Proprietor

My frequent foreign trips to source funds –Fayemi

Don’t retrench workers, SAN cautions Ayade

Ekiti proposes castration of sexual offenders

Edo APC threatens to expel EPM members

Obaseki plans to abandon APC, says aspirant

FG, China sign $3.9bn Abuja-Itakpe-Warri rail contract

‘Nigeria can generate $292bn from iron ore, lead’

FG worries over drop applications for mining licences

Rivers wants Ethiopian Airlines direct flights to P’Harcourt

13 states raise N346bn from bonds

FG inaugurates team to track fuel distribution

Budget: 85% VAT going to states, LGAs –Fashola

Nigeria, UK agree to boost trade, economic cooperation

24 firms suffer free float deficiencies

Passengers kick over cancelled flight at Abuja airport

Residents of Ekiti communities cut off by flood recount ordeals

States won’t get refund for federal road repairs – FG

Poly teachers threaten strike

Kwara Assembly seeks prosecution of ex-revenue boss

Jonathan visits Buhari in Aso Rock, keeps mum

Lagos officials frustrate vehicle registration, milk applicants

Ochanya: Benue arraigns senior lecturer for rape, murder

We warn our members against sexual harassment – ASUU

Security guard, friends nabbed for stealing generator

LASEPA seals off filling station over water contamination

Guru Maharaj backs state police

281 ex-B’Haram fighters underwent spiritual counselling –DHQ

Budget: Buhari, Osinbajo to spend N3.3bn on foreign, local trips

Ngige supporting lecturers’ factional group –ASUU

No more evacuation from South Africa, says FG

Budget: Senators fault VAT hike, poor 2019 budget implementation

Minimum wage not salary review, FG tells labour

Police arraign suspected motorcycle thief in Katsina

Appeal Court upholds lawmaker’s election

LASU advocates capacity building for national development

Buhari seeks cooperation between Nigeria, Algeria

Oyo assembly okays Makinde’s N7.6bn loan request

Suspect confesses to kidnapping in Niger

15 states attract no investments in six months

Reps honour Nigeria’s ‘best’ principal, teacher

VIDEO: So This Happened (Ep5) reviews BBNaija Season 4, Isreal Adesanya’s UFC victory, Buhari’s 2020 budget presentation and more…

Five things to know about e-cigarettes

Euro 2020 qualifier: Late Netherlands blitz sinks Northern Ireland

PHOTOS: Fuel tanker collides with cars near Otedola bridge

UPDATED: Belgium become first team to qualify for Euro 2020

Outrage in Albania, Bosnia, Kosovo over Handke’s Nobel win

Consumer Protection Agency to develop framework to check sexual harassment

US could mediate between Turks and Kurds, Trump says

Herdsman robs prostitute of day’s proceeds to pay debt

Court orders forfeiture of N601m

Sharapova out of Luxembourg, Gauff in main draw

Britain pledges to assist Nigeria in war against Boko Haram

Kogi, Bayelsa election: INEC warns against hate speech, fake news

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Injury rules Mbappe out of France squad

FG to spend N10bn to make Enugu airport operational again- Minister

UK to mark Gandhi’s 1931 visit with commemorative coin

Police deploy 25,000 personnel for Kogi election

Tanker overturns on Rivers bridge, spills content

Ukraine’s Zelensky ‘breaks record’ for world’s longest press conference

FG recovered billions from corrupt individuals – Sagay

OML 25 reopening: Buhari apologises to host communities over neglect

Dickson appoints 60 new aides ahead Bayelsa poll

Reps pass 2020 budget for second reading, adjourn till Oct 29

FG alleges cheating on oil profits, seeks $62bn from five firms

WAEC unveils new registrar

South Africa president calls for tolerance towards migrants

China road bridge collapses, traps cars underneath

BREAKING: Lagos Assembly threatens to arrest Ambode

Pique attempted to buy Notts County last summer – Reports

One escape, two abducted as gunmen invade Kebbi community,

Golden Eaglets land in Brazil

Charly Boy announces mother’s death with loving poem

Drop in number of applications for mining licences worries FG

Naomi Osaka picks Japanese citizenship over American nationality

$25b FDI boosted Nigeria’s economy after recession —FG

US blacklists South Africa’s Gupta family over ‘widespread corruption’

Neymar becomes youngest to hit 100 Brazil caps in friendly draw

Ochanya: Benue arraigns lecturer over rape, death

Brazil vs Senegal: The Lions of Teranga hold Seleção to 1-1 draw

No African country can boast of low level of corruption —Osinbajo

PHOTOS: Buhari meets ex-President Jonathan in Aso Rock

Ex-President Jonathan keeps mum after meeting Buhari

Ekiti goes tough on rapists, pushes for castration, psychiatric test

Driver sentenced to death for killing FRSC official files appeal

Ondo seals eight hospitals, laboratories over alleged quackery

Senate adjourns debates on 2020 budget until Tues

Fans inspired me to reach Shanghai quarters, Federer says

Mob attacks lady for allegedly snatching manhood in BRT bus

Again, kidnappers abduct civil defence officer, wife, child in FCT

BREAKING: Buhari, ex-President Jonathan meet in Aso Rock

Court strikes out ex-Boko Haram’s spokesman’s N500m damages suit

Over 60,000 displaced by Turkey assault on Syria

Graft: Sell forfeited assets, put money realised in TSA, Buhari tells committee

BREAKING: FG, CRCC sign $3.9bn contract for Abuja-Itakpe railway

Eliud Kipchoge’s bid to run marathon in two hours excites scientists, others

Buhari approves stiffer penalties for violators of broadcasting codes

Taraba records over 100 cases of kidnapping in nine months – Gov Ishaku 

Two brothers allegedly behead boy for sale at N200K

Senate revisits bill to establish National Assembly budget office

18 injured as shells hit Turkish border town

Delta to close Illegal private schools

Military veterans can do more for Nigeria —CDS Olonisakin

Only 15 out of 116 Nobel Literature Prize laureates are women —Report

Buhari meets members of advisory committee against corruption

How a discovery that earned the Nobel Prize in Physics transformed the hunt for alien life

Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel Prize in Literature

Mob sets ablaze suspected armed robbers in Delta

Google removes Hong Kong protests-simulating game from app store – Reports

Gunmen attack another Kaduna school, kidnap principal

Erdogan threatens to send 3.6m refugees to Europe if criticised

One dies, seven injured in Ogun auto crash

Married priests question divides Vatican assembly

German police begin investigations after synagogue attack

Teacher allegedly sends solutions to student’s phone during WASSCE

Oshodi traders lament parking space, multiple taxations

Apple pulls Hong Kong app used by protesters after China warning

Kidnappers release Railway Corporation boss’ wife

Police parade alleged killer of female navy commander

Fognini says Murray just like him ‘because he complains’

14 women out of 114 Nobel Literature Prize laureates

Senate proposes five-year jail term for school sexual offenders

Ukraine’s Zelensky denies Trump tried to ‘blackmail’ him

Ex-Arsenal goalkeeper, Peter Cech signs for ice hockey club

California leaves millions without power to prevent wildfires

Nigerian start-up, Chiniki guard wins best AI prize at GITEX

Medvedev struggles over qualifier to reach Shanghai quarters

Suspected ISIS terrorist stabs security minister

Nigerian-born don allegedly spends $190k grant money on strip clubs, others

Internal security: NAF commences training of new batch of special forces

Find new ways to tackle insecurity, minister tasks police

Adoke and the burden of memory

CCB may probe Bayelsa PDP’s gov candidate

Gov tribunal failed ‘suffering Benue masses’ —APC candidate

As a democrat, I’ll carry everyone along – Buhari

Youths want 2023 presidency zoned to South-East

EFCC arrests suspected fraudster in Aso Villa environs

Nigeria working towards adoption of visa-on-arrival —Onyeama

Onyekuru flew from Monaco to Istanbul for haircut

14-year-old shocks women’s top seed

Willock can replace Ramsey – Emery

Solskjaer faces Devils sack if…

Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Mourinho wants Spurs job if…

$9.6bn judgment: FG pays £250,000 cost to P&ID

Spurs’ players face pay-cut

Eagles kits yet to arrive Singapore

Messi pondered Barca exit

We know location of kidnapped students, teachers —Police

Okocha, Lagos settle tax evasion rift

NFF officials granted Singapore visas after hitch

Confusion over Dennerby’s resignation

Aina out of Brazil clash after domestic accident

PTDF disclaims petroleum development fund

Too many people are abandoning babies in Abuja —FCTA

Ikeja Electric unveils new franchise centres

ROGEP to boost access to electricity in Nigeria

World Bank, IMF fault Nigeria’s economic recovery claim

Zenith, UBA, others generate N281bn from T-Bills, bonds

Nigeria demands $62bn from IOCs as unpaid profits

Power sector loses N472bn in nine months

Fayemi wants Senate scrapped, Oronsaye report implemented

Lawan seeks Nigeria, Egypt, Morocco closer ties

Bayelsa/Kogi: INEC to display voters register Monday

Tribunal fixes date for ruling on suit against Fintiri

Management of sickle cell disease

LASUTH, Samsung provide free cataract surgery

N2.1bn fraud: Court extends Maina, son’s detention

Army begins operation to end Jukun/Tiv crisis

IG directs officers to declare assets

Lawsuits delaying deregistration of non-performing parties – INEC

Osun Assembly okays 35 commissioners, special advisers

Nothing happening at sites for FG projects in S’East –Activist

Osun female banker jailed for fraud

Four killed as Edo kidnappers ambush policemen

Buhari extends nephew’s tenure as CPSO by three years

Guterres bemoans UN cash crunch, FG denies indebtedness

‘LASUTH didn’t demand money before treating gunshot patient’

ASUU opens peace talks with breakaway group

I’m committed to making education attractive, says Oyetola

Plateau PDP ex-governorship aspirant defrauds BDC operator

N’Assembly, LCCI, experts knock FG’s 2020 budget

Minimum wage deadline: Labour mobilises for strike, FG counters move

Police arrest dreaded Imo kidnapper, rescue victim

UNILAG raises probe panel on sexual harassment cases

‘Only Yar’Adua accepted role as NAS grand patron’

Litigation over hijab

Otunba Runsewe’s obsession with Bobrisky

VAT as unitarist fixation

Friendly: Germany held at home by Messi-less Argentina

UN unable to pay salary as Nigeria, others fail to pay dues

Favourable CAF Cup draws for Enyimba, Rangers

Gov polls: INEC to publish voter register Monday for Kogi, Bayelsa

Impeachment fight will ‘probably’ reach Supreme Court – Trump

World Bank, IMF statistics on Nigeria not accurate – Buhari

Six die after heavy rains hit DR Congo’s capital

EFCC arrests suspected fraudster at Presidential Villa

Banker bags one year jail term for aiding fraud

Benched Mueller admits frustrations amid Bayern exit reports

Eight civilians among 15 dead in Turkish assault on Syria

Support bill prohibiting sexual harassment in varsities, Omo-Agege urges Nigerians

EFCC arraigns Ringim emirate accountant for N12m scam

Why we joined APC — Former Jigawa PDP chieftain

Police parade killer of female Naval commander in Kaduna

Saudi Arabia rules women can join armed forces

Terrorism, kidnappings, putting pressure on logistics, manpower – IGP

Knocks as Buhari extends service of his police aide by four years

NDDC still runs 2018 budget, Reps panel alleges

Oil pipeline vandalism hits 115 per cent in July —NNPC

Ex-Dutch minister commits suicide at 69

Soldier’s dog tears off baby’s scalp in Abuja barracks 

LG polls: Ekiti PDP accuses APC of frustrating opposition

Niger police nab suspected kidnapper

Zuckerberg to testify in US on Facebook digital currency plan

Raise health budget from 5% to 15%, Reps urge FG

We’re suffering, protesting NPA pensioners cry out

Edo Police kill four suspected kidnappers who allegedly ambushed them

CAC clears N1bn salary increment backlog

Minimum Wage: Again, FG, Labour in closed-door meeting

Manhunt underway in Germany after synagogue attack

Championship strugglers Reading sack coach Gomes

Policeman defiled me several times —Nine-year-old girl

Police arrest dreaded kidnapper, rescue victim in Imo 

Our student swept off by flood yet to be found —AAUA

World Bank cuts sub-Saharan Africa’s 2019, 2020 growth forecast

Trump seeks to discredit entire impeachment

Woman bags 10 years in jail for stabbing fiance to death during fight

Buhari hosts ministers who served under him as military head of state

PHOTOS: Buhari meets members of Economic Advisory Council

Djokovic says pressure to stay no.1 ‘a privilege’

At least two shot dead in Germany —Police

95 graduates arrested with fake certificates  —NYSC

Zverev loses racquet into crowd on way to Shanghai last 16

N2.1b fraud: EFCC secures order to extend Maina, son’s detention

Sex-For-Grades: Senate considers five years sentence for sexual abuse in schools

Macron to host Merkel for dinner ahead of Brexit cutoff

Police confirms abduction of pastor in Lafia

La Liga: Dembele to miss Clasico after receiving two-match ban

NCC has not been doing well, Lawan complains as senate confirms Adewolu

This is nothing but a budget of taxation —Abaribe

UTME: NIMC advises candidates on NIN enrollment for easy access

97-year-old Goodenough emerges oldest Nobel Prize winner

Nigeria’s economic outlook under current policies remains challenging —IMF

America’s majority-black city elects its first African-American mayor in 200 years

FIFA fines Hong Kong after fans whistle Chinese anthem

Kuje community protests kidnapping, barricades council secretariat

Zimbabwean churches call for suspension of elections for seven years

Jukun/Tiv crisis: Army begins operation in Taraba 

US-UK-Japan trio win chemistry Nobel for lithium-ion battery

Auto crash claims 5 lives in Jos

Buhari meets members of Economic Advisory Council

Flood sweeps away Ondo varsity final-year student

Tax problems made me want to leave Barcelona, says Messi

2020 budget: Food items exempted from VAT

2020 budget: Finance Bill is to increase VAT, Buhari tells lawmakers

Sex-for-grades: Ghanaian professor blasts critics who absolve lecturers

Father sues employer over paternity leave harassment

UK Brexit minister to meet EU negotiator Thursday

Civil Servant in court for beating up creditor

Kaduna LG begins payment of N30,000 minimum wage

BREAKING: Stefano Pioli appointed as AC Milan coach

Children most affected in Kaduna rape cases — NGO

Iran women to attend football match freely for first time in decades

Twitter admits phone numbers meant for security used for advertising

2020 budget: Experts express worry over 7.5 per cent VAT estimates

China accuses Apple of aiding Hong Kong protests through toxic apps

2020 Budget: Akabueze, Akpabio, Ndume commend Buhari

Buhari mourns victims of boat mishap in Bauchi

Ekiti Labour to reject minimum wage if short of national template

Italy moves to reduce number of lawmakers from 945 to 600

Gombe teenager stabs friend to death over food

My daughter deserves appointment as Special Assistant —Gov Okowa

Ola Aina out of Brazil vs Nigeria friendly due to injury

Indonesia slapped with FIFA fine over match crowd trouble

Private varsities not funded due to low population – TETFUND

Return of Oshodi LG touts

Everton deadline day move was ‘chaotic’ – Iwobi

Lille: How we discovered Osimhen

EFCC arrests five undergraduates, 12 others

Corruption: Obaseki suspends council boss

The other side of Buhari’s budget presentation

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Guardiola writes off Man Utd’s top four ambition

Wenger fires Arsenal warning at Pepe

Brazil vs Fans to pay $29, $299 to watch friendly

City plot Mbappe swoop

Tomori: I broke Costa’s nose

Woodward fed up with Solskjaer

Fans hail Adesanya for honouring parents

Lille: How we disc overed Osimhen

Why I chose England over Nigeria – Tomori

Women footballers more outstanding than the men after 59 years – Falode

Reps proposes health bank bill

Budget: Buhari plans massive development, works gets lion’s share

Bayelsa, Kogi elections stall PDP’s decision on Elumelu

INEC to recruit 16,139 ad hoc staff in Kogi

Bayelsa accuses FG of illegal N450bn deduction

Nobody’ll stop my 2021 Anambra gov bid –Tony Nwoye

Akwa Ibom budgets N597.8bn for 2020 fiscal year

Abia govt attacks Otti over anti-Ikpeazu comments

Sexual harassment: UNILAG suspends another lecturer

Flood sweeps away AAUA final-year student

Flood ravages Lagos, Ekiti communities, Osun market

Siblings burnt to death in Lagos

NSCDC smashes two-man robbery gang in Osun

NMA recommends counselling for Bobrisky, others

Recruiting varsity graduates as primary school teachers in order –Ekiti NUT chair

Investors lose N421bn in six trading days

Despite generating N5bn daily, Customs owe allowances

NECO delists Katsina, Kebbi, Oyo schools over cheating

Senate receives report on Abbo’s alleged assault

Lawyer arrested for $1.5m bribery claim against Emmanuel

Gunmen kill three women in Plateau village

NNPC to publish petroleum products’ supplies

Worsening state of federal roads

N’Assembly sets November 28 target for budget passage

Three win Nobel Prize in Physics

FG may revoke Abuja, Ikeja, six Discos’ licences

Taraba killings: Panel wants Capt, ASP, soldiers punished

Menopause: Weight management and conception

P&ID: Petitioner promises to testify against ex-CJN Belgore

Nigeria after rejecting ruga

Family petitions House over slain FUOYE student

LASUTH and Ogudu DPO

Army begins special operation Nov 1

US detained nearly one million migrants in 12 months

Angry Murray accuses Fognini after Shanghai exit

Republican-led probe finds Russia helped Trump in 2016

Rufus Giwa Poly, sacked ASUP chairman trade accusations

UPDATE: AC Milan sack coach Giampaolo, Pioli set to take over

Friendly: Colombia omit James and Falcao for Chile, Algeria friendlies

2020 budget: Works, Power, get highest allocation

Some countries establish mushroom varsities to defraud Nigerians – NUC

Gbagbo lawyer asks ICC to free Ivory Coast ex-leader

Shanghai Masters: Fognini beats Murray in three bruising sets

2020 budget skewed to serve the rich —PDP

Payment of salary to workers not on IPPIS will end by October 31 —Buhari

Ibrahimovic unveils bronze statue of himself in hometown

Pilot survives as fighter jet crashes in Germany

Alleged corruption: Obaseki suspends another council boss

Border closure: Despite N5bn daily revenue, Customs owes allowances

Ondo poly fires ASUP Chairman after criticising governing council

Nigeria has made progress in making government transparent —Malami

Customs in Bauchi seize contraband valued at N276m in nine months

Come and join presidential race, Trump taunts Hillary Clinton

Policeman stoned to death by protesters

Griezmann all smiles at Barcelona —Lenglet

Gunmen kill three women in Plateau village  

PHOTOS: Buhari presents 2020 budget

Dino, Buhari exchange greetings at 2020 budget presentation, stir tweetstorm

President Buhari’s 2020 budget speech

PHOTOS: 2019 BBNaija winner, Mercy gets SUV

Pastor flees after allegedly getting 13 underage girls drunk overnight

Facebook set to fact-check posts from Nigeria, nine others

Pensioners protest in Asaba, vow to sleep in govt house

JUST IN: Gunmen kidnap two policemen in Rivers

Budget 2020 ultimately to serve marginalised, vulnerable Nigerians —Buhari

#SexForGrades: ASUU calls for investigation, sanction of indicted lecturers

Buhari spells out allocations to MDAs in 2020 budget

Suspected kidnapper nabbed in Ondo forest

World suffering ‘synchronized slowdown’, says New IMF chief Georgieva

FG estimates N8.155trn expected revenue in the 2020 budget

Cable operators demand release of employees detained by EFCC

Police has bad image before most Nigerians —IGP

Declare your assets, IGP tasks officers

Senate calls for commencement of works on oil,gas museum at Oloibiri

Like MTEF, accelerate work on 2020 budget, Buhari urges NASS

2020 budget: Lawmakers set timetable for budget defence, task MDAs

2020 budget: FG to service debt with N2.45trn

2020 budget based on new 7.5% VAT

BREAKING: 2019 budget hindered by late NASS passage – Buhari

Budget 2020: I have cold because I’m working hard —Buhari

National Assembly ready for quick passage of 2020 budget —Lawan

150 rustlers attack Sokoto villages, cart away cows at gunpoint

Man gets 12 years in prison for raping 19-year-old woman

Corps member slumps, dies in Ebonyi motor park

Federer wins Shanghai Masters opener

Police arraign man for assaulting wife

[BREAKING]Taraba killing: DHQ panel recommends sanctions for army officer, ASP, three others

I’m not corrupt, but victim of South African political ‘storm’ —Zuma’s son

Gov Abiodun calls for calm as three students die in Ihunbo

Court fixes Oct 16 for alleged husband killer, Sanda to open defence

100m-year-old dinosaur footprints found in east China

Man arrested for defiling minor in Ogun

Tollgate: Regressive tax burden on motorists

Postgraduate medical college trains 7,000, saves Nigeria over N1trn —President

Osimhen breaks 20-year Ligue 1 record

Niger Assembly receives list of 17 commissioner nominees

Money laundering: Atiku’s son-in-law seeks permission for overseas trip

Man shaved wife’s head after finding hair in food

Lille can’t score without Nigerian, says Galtier

BREAKING: Gunmen in military uniform abduct nine persons in Abuja

AC Milan to sack coach Giampaolo

Bandits: Buratai pledges support for Zamfara peace process

Hijab: NSCIA chides management of UI International School

Taking bribe breeds bad luck, Police CP tells men

Oscars 2020: Nigeria competes with 92 countries with Genevieve’s Lionheart

Nobel Physics Prize goes to Canadian-American, two Swiss scientists

Andy Murray to make Grand Slam return at Australian Open

Paris police attacker had colleague details on USB key

#SexForGrades: Bisi Fayemi calls for creation of sexual offenders’ register

#SexForGrades: Aisha Buhari seeks urgent action on sexual harassment

Pioneer Osun PDP chairman, Ogunrinade dies at 80

PHOTOS: Tight security at NASS as Buhari presents budget

BREAKING: NASS on lockdown as Buhari presents 2020 budget

Woman found dead in Delta community

Truecaller harmonises operations to suit Nigeria’s regulation —NITDA boss

Re: $26bn Diaspora remittances: Where are the dollars?

Pharmacists leaving Nigeria every day, says PSN

‘Over 94.4 million Nigerians live in extreme poverty’

We will resist tollgates in South-East –MASSOB

I once drank garri to practice – Olayinka

Is Nigeria’s future bright or bleak?

BBNaija: Nigerians spent N7.2bn on votes

Akeredolu sacks aide for congratulating deputy gov’s wife

Jonathan’s kinsman quits Dickson’s govt

Anti-el-Rufai protesters storm Abuja over detained journalist

Why I built church, mosque at OOPL, says Obasanjo

BMO, PDP clash over Jonathan’s Chibok girls’ inaction

Monday, October 07, 2019

Eagles arrive in Singapore Wednesday, Neymar eyes 100th cap

UNILAG, Foursquare suspend senior lecturer over sex-for-admission video

How principal defiled twin sisters – Doctor

American arraigned for defrauding Nigerians seeking green card

Ekiti landlord defiles tenant’s nine-year-old daughter

Police kill Devil, Rivers notorious kidnapper

Judge’s absence stalls Madonna varsity students’ trial

Watch it! A lecturer is not an academician

Anxiety grips Ogun PTA teachers over sack threat

Lagos NLC demands 400% increase in workers allowances

Crude theft: Meter oil production, NEITI urges FG

FG plans two terminals for Lagos international airport

Banks’ deposit with CBN shrinks by 68%

My abductors offered me money – Emmanuel’s aide

Govs stopping overseas parties because of EFCC –Magu

Customs-seized vehicle kills Ogun student, injures others

Benin Disco to distribute 67,452 meters in Ekiti

Labour demands minimum wage payment implementation

Farmers get pest-resistant bean variety in Dec

FSARS operatives shaved my head at gunpoint –18-year-old AAU undergraduate

Security beef up as Buhari presents budget today

Top five most influential Africans list unveiled

Recruitment crisis: DIG seeks injunction against sacking by PSC

Otti asks Abians to reject govt’s $200m loan

South-West govs pool 100 vehicles for regional patrol

Sales girl raped to death in Edo

Umahi orders arrest of partygoers for blocking convoy

Teachers shortage hits Niger

Cyber fraud: Court orders Invictus Obi’s N280m forfeited

Imo, Henry Nwosu, others endorse Okwaraji documentary

Broadcaster, Kunle Olasope, dies at 82

Teachers seek better welfare

Sanwo-Olu, Bamidele seek innovative waste management

Lagos gov honours DPO for saving robbery victim

NBA demands cancellation of Delta judges’ selection

Sanusi fighting for his life for unpopular opinions –Kukah

Osinbajo leaves Nigeria for Norway

Kaduna torture home: Court orders remand of teachers

High petitions indicate worsening electoral process – Lawyers

Nigeria, eight others lag in OTT voice quality

Osun kingmaker, others remanded over burning of palace

Boko Haram: Borno gov defends prayer option

Tax on calls, SMS, data, others faces setback

Data privacy, security issues slowing cloud adoption –Experts

Almajiri education: Kano recruits 600 teachers,‎ approves N200m for books‎

Buhari to present 2020 budget proposal to NASS Tues –Presidency

Ligue 1: Struggling Lyon plan to dismiss coach Sylvinho

La Liga: Espanyol sack coach Gallego, appoint Machin

Sex-for-grade provokes trending hashtags on COZA, Eedris Abdulkareem, others

Tribunal upholds Ortom election

Mutilated N900m notes not tampered with —EFCC

Convoy blockade: Gov Umahi orders arrest, prosecution of perpetrators

#SexForGrades: Ghanaian lecturer threatens to sue

I won’t be pressured to speak —Alleged sex-for-grade UNILAG lecturer

Troops arrest four wanted kidnappers in Rivers

Zuma’s son denies $40m bribe offered to South African ex-minister

Fire guts Catholic Bishop’s office in Anambra

Court orders forfeiture of convicted ex-NIMASA ED’s hotel

FG begins sale of savings bonds at 11. 244%, 12.244% for October

I’ve never raped a woman —Director

Nigeria stock market indices slump further by 0.45%

Three things we learned in the Premier League

Fear of EFCC stopping govs from organising extravagant parties —Magu

I’ll deal with Turkey in my great, unmatched wisdom —Trump

Woman tells court how she repaid N1.1m loan ‘in kind’ thrice

Court relaxes Jones Abiri bail conditions

Kim Kardashian christens her children in Armenia

Why I built church, mosque in my library premises —Obasanjo

BREAKING: Osinbajo travels to Oslo for Nordic-Africa summit

BREAKING: Bauchi tribunal upholds Gov Bala Mohammed’s election

94m Nigerians currently live below poverty line —World Poverty Clock

Four members of Indian family drown trying to take selfie in river

Peaceful 2019 elections evidence Nigeria’s democracy is maturing —Buhari

15,348 babies born in Badagry between January and September 2019 —NPC

Court orders interim forfeiture of BCDA boss, Capt Abdullahi’s assets

Suspected kidnapper quietly steals into room, snatches baby as mother sleeps

Marafa explains meeting with Mattawale, says I’m still in APC

Foursquare suspends sex-for-grade UNILAG lecturer

Murray recovers from slow start to win in Shanghai

Lloris out for the rest of the year, says Deschamps

Kidnapped Kaduna pupils, staff to pay N80m as ransom.

2019 BBNaija: Don Jazzy, Rita Dominic, others react to Mercy’ s win

#SexForGrades: Revisit sexual harassment bill, Saraki urges Buhari, Senate

Recent winners of the Nobel Medicine Prize

Troops rescue three from Boko Haram in Bama

At least 13 women dead in Italy migrant boat sinking

Be more determined in tackling challenges, Aregbesola tells security agencies

Iran arrests Russian journalist over alleged visa violation

Police arrest father for torturing son to death

MURIC expresses worry over suspension of hijab wearing student

Manchester United sinking fast as Solskjaer flounders

#SexForGrades: Atiku calls for action against sexual harassment

FG to release N600bn for capital projects before year end —Dipeolu

Chibok girls: Insults directed at Jonathan, best for Buhari —PDP

Four talking points in European football this weekend

Two arraigned for possession of human skull

UN peacekeeper killed, four wounded in Mali

Buhari presides over extra-ordinary FEC meeting

Buhari recommends `Made in Nigeria Solutions’ to nation’s challenges

Bayern Munich boss Rummenigge angered by France call-up for injured Hernandez

Nigeria’s population, a liability —Emir Sanusi

Few Nigerians holding most of Nigeria’s wealth —Buhari

BREAKING: Taraba Assembly impeaches Deputy Speaker 

Twitter users narrate #SexForGrades experiences

Gov poll: Kogi PDP cautions Bello, APC against ‘ethnic politics’

Tennis: Murray climbs over 200 places as Djokovic stays top in ATP rankings

UNILAG lecturer caught in sex-for-grade scandal 

Heavy security as Bauchi tribunal delivers verdict

Minimum wage: LRAI sues, accuses FG of forced labour

NHRC calls for improved funding

Tennis: Kvitova qualifies for WTA finals in Shenzhen

Akeredolu sacks aide over misconduct

Nepal Police arrest former speaker over rape allegations

#SexForGrades: Consumer Protection Agency hails ABU over sack of lecturers

Tennis: Osaka reveals pressure of being number one

Oil prices dip as gloom gathers over global economy

Nigeria/Brazil friendly: Rohr issues last-minute invite to Solomon-Otabor

About 25 missing after migrant ship capsizes off Italy

Uber driver, passenger escape gas poisoning

JUST IN: Legendary broadcaster, Kunle Olasope, dies at 82

Vehicles razed as Kogi PDP, APC supporters clash

Kalu out of Eagles clash with Brazil

FG using courts to suppress citizens’ rights – SERAP

Osimhen, Dennis, Simon fire Brazil warning

I’m supporting Bello’s re-election bid – Faleke

South Africa returnee, musician rob dealer of three laptops

Sunday, October 06, 2019

Ondo monarch released from prison, community kicks

World Championship: Brume ends Nigeria’s six-year medal search

Ex-NHIS boss fails to return N150m vehicles after sacking

Border closure: Prices of rice, frozen chicken soar

Ogun man catches suspected ritualists with mother’s skull

Buhari nominates Adesina for re-election as AfDB president

FG warns travellers against Bobrisky

Akeredolu supports S’African returnees

Kaduna pupils spend fifth day in kidnappers’ den

Ekiti communities cut off as flood destroys bridge

500 Nigerians benefit from S’Arabia surgeries

FG yet to reconstitute minimum wage team

Monguno residents face hunger threat

PFAs record N1.69tn profit from pension fund investments

Still on CBN’s cashless policy

Xenophobia: Time for Nigeria and SA to calm down

Five die in Kaduna crash

Man, 25, defiles 13-year-old girl in Niger

KEDCO celebrates consumers, pledges improved services

Police parade suspected robbers, rapists in Gombe

Bandits release Katsina nursing mother, newborn, 14 others

Border closure lingers, S’East traders lament hardship

Panel faults ex-Bauchi gov’s N2.3bn graveyard funds

My kidnappers pray a lot, serve God and Juju –Siasia’s mum

FG owing us N4.2bn on road repairs – Adamawa

Anambra budgets N22.8bn for new minimum wage

NAF aircraft combs Kaduna forests, kills 10

Club honours Adebutu, others

Suspected herdsmen invade Akwa Ibom community, kill one

Auto dealers, others battle FG over used Chinese cars

NUT names Obaseki best performing gov

Presidency: Rep seeks ban of septuagenarians

200,000 UTME candidates admitted as December deadline nears

2020 budget: FEC extraordinary meeting holds today

Poor access to funds hampers food production –Afe Babalola

ASUP asks Akeredolu to sack governing council chairman

Kwara pays N60m counterpart fund

Mercy wins BBNaija, grabs N60m prize

Fayemi mourns Babalola, Akinfenwa

Why I airlifted Nigerians from S’Africa – Air Peace boss

I joined Ogun gov race to fight impunity – Kashamu

Splinter group emerges in ASUU, union hits varsity heads

Buratai visits Zamfara

Group demands compensation for Ogoniland pollution

BUA kicks as NPA decommissions PH jetty

FG redeploys 254 senior officials, Senate begins agencies merger

Investors shun property market, glut persists

NIA campaigns against fake motor insurance certificates

Germany-based man’s decomposing body found in Ebonyi hotel

Imo police recover stolen four-year-old in Anambra

Reactions trail Mercy’s win of BBNaija Season 4

La Liga: Barca run riot against Sevilla, win 4-0

AfDB President: Buhari nominates Adesina for re-election

2020 budget: FEC extraordinary meeting holds tomorrow

Fans felicitate BBNaija winner ‘Lamborghini’ Mercy

Breakaway ASUU faction forms CONUA

BBNaija Finale: All isn’t lost, as Mike pockets N2m

BBNaija Finale: Seyi wins health advocacy challenge

First thing I’ll do when I get home —BBNaija finalist Frodd

I want to start my own fashion brand —BBNaija winner, Mercy Eke

BREAKING: Mercy breaks the jinx, wins BBNaija grand finale

Police arrest fleeing drug barons who saved them from drowning

BBNaijaFinale: Mercy, Mike last two standing as Frodd gets evicted

BBNaija Finale: Biggie displays winner’s mouth-watering prizes

BBNaijaFinale: Omashola gets evicted from house

BBNaijaFinale: Seyi gets evicted from house

EPL: Third on League table, there’s work to do – Arsenal coach

Akin Fadeyi Foundation to launch anti-corruption app

How Lugard named Port Harcourt after a rapist —Fani-Kayode

EPL: Newcastle stun Man Utd 1-0

Guardiola urges Man City to regroup after Wolves shocker

I ate cake baked with Indian hemp —Ekiti senator

Mercy, Mike steal the show as fans await BBNaija grand finale

Atletico Madrid held again as Valladolid miss penalty

 Arsenal vs Bournemouth: Luiz header gives Gunners victory

Latest EPL table (Wk 8)

BREAKING: Five burnt beyond recognition in Kaduna-Kachia road crash

EPL: Guardiola stunned as Man City lose to Wolves

Abraham, Mount fire Chelsea to victory at Southampton

Boko Haram: Zulum hires 30 Nigerian imams living in Saudi to pray for Borno

FG to back Nollywood on copyright  —SGF

Thiem wins 15th title with China Open crown

Fresh injury setback for Man City’s Mendy

APC suspends aspirant for criticising Kebbi gov on radio programme

Asset Declaration: Compliance by public office holders, not encouraging —CCB

Four killed in US bar shooting —Police

Reina saves late penalty as struggling AC Milan beat Genoa

Bayern Munich suffer first defeat in wake of Spurs romp

Ginger Baker, drummer with rock legends Cream, dies aged 80

Novak Djokovic takes Japan Open with eye on Tokyo Olympics

Osaka beats world number one Barty to win China Open

French to protest pro-IVF law for single women, lesbians

Nigeria needs constitution that won’t reward landmass, large population – Adegboruwa

VIDEO: Israel Adesanya’s parents celebrate son’s UFC victory

Saudi Arabia allows unmarried foreign couples to rent hotel rooms

Airforce neutralises no fewer than 10 bandits near Kaduna

VIDEO: 18 months after debut, Isreal Adesanya becomes UFC middleweight champion

2019 BBNaija: Tacha sends special messages to Mercy, other finalists

Six wild elephants drown after slipping off waterfall in Thai park

Boko Haram: Gov Zulum engages 30 clerics to pray for peace in Borno

Zamfara gov to meet Fulani leaders over attack on soldiers

Three Lagos teachers win presidential award

Express grievances through party channels, Gov Fintiri tells Elisha Abbo

Dad’s name hasn’t opened doors for me — the late Primate Adetiloye’s son

BBNaija: Tiwa Savage, MI Abaga, Patoranking to perform at finale

We’ll pursue our stolen mandate in Sokoto —Wamakko

2019 BBNaija: Ex-housemates join final Saturday night party

Eagles have perfected plan to stop Neymar – Agu

October 1st: Independence Day or not?

It’s irritating seeing respectable people stealing public funds — Abdullahi, former Minister of Education, Science and Technology

Day of rage: Cleric, Edo traditionalists clash over festival

Saturday, October 05, 2019

People teased me, said I was impotent – Man whose wife had quadruplets after 15 years’ delay

Why we seized Saraki’s property –Kwara Assembly

GSM tax: MTN, Glo, Airtel, 9mobile subscribers, others to pay extra N261bn

I still can’t believe my late brother was gay –Fashanu

BBNaija 2019: Mercy, Mike Frodd, Seyi, Omashola battle for N60m

I’m never under pressure to satisfy fans– Harrysong

It’s time to transfer knowledge to next generation– Filmmaker

Nyanda (Brick & Lace), Reekado Banks, Ycee, others to join DJ Bobbi’s concert

I understand my scripts before going on set — Nancy Isime

I read, swim to take my mind off sex – Hannah Ogundare

Sinach takes India

It’s nobody’s business if I’m a gigolo —Aremu Afolayan

Igbo treated as secessionists in Nigeria — ABC NWOSU

Commonwealth trade to hit $700bn in 2020

Key takeaways from Buhari’s visit to South Africa

FG slashes 2020 federation account allocation by N2tn to N9.7tn

‘Nigeria loses billions of naira to untapped fish production’

FG seeks more investments from Poland

No policy statement yet on toll gates reintroduction – FG

Recruitment crisis: IG’s fight with police commission gets messier

Gbajabiamila, Gombe gov hail teachers, as Cross River tutors protest

Schools are being shut, converted to IDP camps – Education minister

Federal road repairs: Govs to meet Buhari over embargo on refunds

Oshiomhole, PDP berate Obaseki over project

Ondo teachers protest sacking, seek renovation of schools

Abiodun reinstates NUT leader, other sacked by Amosun

FG, Lagos back CBN on National Theatre’s transformation

P&ID: Court didn’t consider FG’S fraud allegations, says UK judge

Female journalists advised to work harder

Minimum wage: There’ll be no warning strike, Labour tells govt

N100bn loan by Bauchi lacked lawmakers’ approval – Report

2023 presidency: Don’t threaten North using IPOB, says ACF scribe

Pupils’ company wins national competition

Fire kills two-year-old boy, injures girl in Lagos

Cameron against me for signing anti-gay law, says Jonathan

Ekiti to pay N30,000 minimum wage

Obey and I often pretended to be at loggerheads – KSA

I’ve paid television stations to air my programmes

Nigerians need change of attitude to overcome gridlocks — Olabisi Sonusi

I’ll never quit acting for a man — Uche Nwaefuna

Local content: Chevron trains Nigerians in fabrication, construction

Excitement as Banana Island celebrates Nigeria, others’ cultures

Right men pivotal to career advancement of women – Onobote

Oil revenue: Stakeholders advocate proper accountability from govt, agencies

FRSC, others to discuss truck drivers’ conduct

Microsoft launches Surface Pro X

Cameroon main opposition leader Maurice Kamto released

Gunmen abduct 6 people in Adamawa

Tribunal dismisses AAC’s petitions against Wike’s election

WAFU Cup: Super Eagles crash out, lose on penalties to Cape Verde

Chibok: Jonathan cant deny rejecting Britain’s help, corruption -APC

North Korea says nuclear talks with US break down, blames Washington

La Liga: Valverde excited by Messi and Suarez rekindlng partnership

October 31 deadline: Resubmit Brexit plan, EU presses UK

PHOTOS: BBOG marks 2,000th day of Chibok schoolgirls’ abduction

Salah injury overshadows late win for Liverpool over Leicester

U.S. to deny entry to immigrants who can’t afford healthcare

FG, Lagos back CBN on National Theater’s transformation

Birthday surprise turns fatal as man shoots son-in-law dead

Man sexually assaults friend’s lover after sleep-walking into their bedroom

Icardi scores first Ligue 1 goal as PSG beat Angers 4-0

World Teachers’ Day: Cross River teachers wear black to protest treatment

In reality, nobody should be as rich as I am —Zuckerberg

We’re winning war against kidnappers —Ortom

Former UK PM against me because I signed anti-gay law – Jonathan

Recovered NHIS loots still with us, says EFCC 

Osaka sweeps into China Open final on just two hours’ sleep

Ihedioha, Tambuwal, 7 other govs grace Matawalle’s daughter’s wedding

West Brom regain Championship lead as Swansea stunned by Stoke

Chibok girls: You lied, Jonathan counters Cameron’s claim

Russian scientists to develop driver-less flying vehicle

JTF foils 313 sabotage attempts on crude oil export lines

MOSOP faults Rivers acquisition of stakes in OML 11

Judge shoots himself in court

La Liga: Hazard scores first goal since Real debut

EPL: Pochettino speechless as Brighton compound Spurs woes

Bundesliga: Bayern crash to first defeat of the season

Chibok parents, BBOG lament as 112 schoolgirls spend 2,000th day with Boko Haram captors

Tribunal strikes out ADP’s petition against Wike’s election

Eight killed, 18 wounded in Rwanda attack

[BREAKING] EPL: James Milner saves Liverpool from Leicester challenge

Security men arrest four kidnappers in Ondo after victim escapes

World Teachers’ Day: Buhari seeks to attract teachers to rural communities

N.Korean, US officials at nuclear talks after latest missile test

Hong Kong protesters defy mask ban as city grinds to halt

Omo-Agege seeks support for Buhari’s fight against insecurity

Family bid final farewell to Chirac in home village

16 killed in terror attacks in Borno —Report

Gov Abiodun reinstates teachers sacked by predecessor, Amosun

Teachers should get rewards on earth, not only in heaven —Gbajabiamila

Ekiti to begin payment of N30,000 minimum wage October

Families survive on one meal in drought-hit Zimbabwe

Police arrest five suspected cultists in Akwa Ibom

EPL: Brighton pile pain on miserable Tottenham

EPL: Brighton beat Tottenham 3-0

Cameroon orders release of main opposition leader Maurice Kamto

Why Jonathan prevented us from rescuing Chibok girls —Ex-UK Prime Minister

Google celebrates World Teachers’ day with doodle

Anambra arrests 250 illegal revenue collectors

#BBNaija: Seyi has made us proud —Kiki Osinbajo

BBNaija: MC Oluomo endorses Mike

Spanish police saved from sea by smugglers they were chasing

Novak Djokovic powers through to Japan Open final

BBNaija: Jaruma yet to pay Tacha N50m, Bobrisky claims to have paid N500,000

Trump to block immigrants unable to pay for healthcare

Ten killed in minibus-lorry collision in Romania

JUST IN: FG stops employment in NDDC

Teacher’s beating made my son unconscious for six days – Father of 14-year-old Faith Academy pupil

FG shifts extraordinary FEC meeting to Monday

Fasoranti’s daughter: Police have abandoned investigation into killing, says family

NURTW: Auxiliary, Ejiogbe, others unite, agree on fresh election

‘Don’t trust labour leaders over minimum wage’

Our colleagues detained for protesting inhumane treatment — Soldiers

Nigeria, South Africa sign 10-year visa agreement for businessmen, academics

Mob kills VIO for chasing three to death

10 ways to cope with an angry spouse

I once crushed on Iwobi– Queen Moremi

Friday, October 04, 2019

Money-making raids: SARS men illegal operations frustrating helpless Nigerians

How we rescued victims from heavily armed kidnappers –Adesola, Imesi Ile chief hunter

Court orders EFCC to produce 106 boxes containing stolen money

Sowore’s legal team meets over ‘stringent’ bail conditions

Fashanu begs Tammy: Don’t make the same mistake I made

Dare relocates office to Abuja National Stadium

Team Nigeria crash out of men, women’s relays

First Bank partners NESG to host economic summit

NMRC, Kaduna approve N3bn for housing project

LDR may spur increased lending rate, says expert

BUA berthed 117 vessels after going to court – NPA

Nigeria gets 1.77mbpd as new crude production quota

‘Nollywood Stars Pop-Up’ back on DSTV, GOTV

10-year-old artiste, Abass, releases single

Omoni Oboli, Ayo Adesanya, other stars congratulate Nnadi on new baby

OTB to tell rags-to-riches story on stage

I acted role that saved woman’s marriage –Jennifer John

Niniola, Alex Ekubo, Moesha Boduong, others shut down Silver Fox

Many Africans are confused about sex –Lorraine Lionheart

Yeni Kuti, Ibinabo, Ali Nuhu, others divided over Tacha/BBN

I’m not a fan of cosmetic surgery –Wale Ojo

I beg wike to give me my N20m –whistle-blower in hiding

Ahmadu Bello, Akintola knew about 1966 coup but refused to flee –Maradun, the late Sardauna’s driver

I reject offers to promote sex enhancement products –Calabar Slay queen

Security threats: N’Assembly scanners, others break down

Gunmen kill nine soldiers in Zamfara village

Kidnappers demand N50m ransom for Kaduna pupils, teachers

Ex-gov sold N150m armoured SUV to self for N7.8m –Bauchi panel

8th National Assembly: Buhari assented to five of 515 bills, says Jega

Fake degrees: NYSC withholds certificates of foreign-trained graduates

Nigeria will remain one indivisible country – Gbajabiamila

Inauthentic behaviour: Facebook removes accounts from Nigeria, others

Rights violation: Family sues Kebbi govt, DSS

Edo: Obaseki, APC disagree over govt’s performance

NURTW: Auxiliary, Ejiogbe, others unite, agree on leaders agree on fresh election

Badagry youths protest LASU lecturer sacking

Boko Haram attacks Chibok as parents, BBOG mark 2,000 days of girls’ abduction

Abiodun directs firm to improve state of bridges

Delta’s partnership with NUT won’t stop – Okowa

Group demands justice for detained journalist

Open our marts, we’re losing money, car dealers beg customs

Kidnappers of Bayelsa commissioner’s father keep mum

We’re on the trail of FUTA lecturer’s abductors – Police

‘LAUTECH unions being used against Oyetola’

Akinfenwa showed me love in Agodi prison – Bisi Akande

Senate backs FG on road concession, tollgates

Man disguises as prostitute, defrauds patrons at Lagos clubs

Shame of being raped led us to baby factories –Rescued pregnant teenagers

Rivers: Wike, Amaechi, Abe’s proxy war lingers

Chinese seeking road contract pays fraudsters N29.6m bribe

Ligue 1: Amiens defeat Marseille 3-1

Nigeria, Britain partner on job creation

PayPal abandons Facebook-backed Libra cryptocurrency group

Why we used concrete to patch roads —Anambra govt

300,000 people pay taxes in Anambra —Commissioner

US offers $5m reward for Islamic State leader linked to Niger ambush

You’re our human assets, Buhari tells Nigerians in South Africa

Group sues Lagos over Olusosun dumpsite

GenCos releases 3,280 MWH of electricity to national grid

I’m still here, Osaka declares after ending long Andreescu run

Nigerian allegedly targets US federal employees in $1m scam

Nigeria, South Africa sign 10-year visa agreement to businessmen, academics  

PHOTOS: Buhari returns to Abuja after South Africa visit

Stock Exchange: All-Share Index drops to 26,000 again

Prince Harry launches fresh legal claim against UK newspapers

FRSC arrests 1,750 riders for number plate violation

We got intelligence report of likely pupils’ kidnap three months ago —El-Rufai

My child’ll remain in public school despite pupils’ kidnap —El-Rufai

University student kidnaps own sister, demands N10m

Court denies journalist, Agba Jalingo bail

Osaka defeats Andreescu in China Open quarter-final thriller

Why Buhari didn’t sign bill granting 10-year tax incentive for auto industry —Aide

FG seals €70m economic cooperation agreement with Germany

DSS detains infant, parents for texting Gov Bagudu to pay dad’s gratuity

Judge shoots self in courtroom

Ex-Gov Abubakar sold seven vehicles for N19.8 million to himself —Bauchi Recovery Panel

Lampard backs Tammy Abraham to shine for England

Kidnappers of Kaduna schoolgirls make ransom demand

Imo police arrest banned footballer for allegedly peddling fake drugs 

African migrant child dies trying to reach Spain

VIDEO: Crowd welcomes 2Baba in Brazil

Buhari to issue Executive Order on sanitation —Minister

Ligue 1: Saint-Etienne appoint Claude Puel as coach

Real Madrid vs Granada: Marcelo to miss table-top clash

Klopp expects warm welcome for Rodgers on Liverpool return

Twitter rages as Charles Anazodo blasts Tiwa Savage for not saying ‘Hi’

Justice Tsoho’s name emerges on NJC’s online membership list

Nigerians differ over return of toll gates

Guardiola urges Man City’s Walker to fight for his England place

Xenophobic attacks by South Africans on foreigners shocking, embarrassing to Africa — Buhari

Insecurity: Marte LG in Borno is totally deserted —Council boss

Mob kills VIO official who chased three Okada riders to their death

Mbappe ‘needs more treatment’, to miss Angers game

Fix Ikorodu-Sagamu Road, Ogun tanker drivers tell FG

VIDEO: DR Congo Ebola survivors return home with songs, dancing

Ndume hails FG for reviving abandoned Borno dam project

Pochettino believes players still committed to Spurs cause

Lawan advocates local contents in engineering projects

Consumption tax: Respect court judgment, Lagos tells hotels, restaurants

Woman fakes own, son’s kidnap, seeks N500K ransom from husband

Loew backs Neuer in Germany goalkeeper debate

Okei-Odumakin’s group demands justice for detained journalist

Kim Kardashian’s Paris robbery to be made into movie

BREAKING: Court grants Sowore N100m bail, requests N50m security deposit

Sowore’s bail conditions ‘stringent,’ Falana laments

Gunmen kidnap ex-VC, demand N20m ransom

Zimbabwe furious over US diamond ban

HP to cut up to 9,000 jobs

Insecurity: Enugu to deploy 18 drones for surveillance

Murray heartened by progress despite quarter-final loss

Spokesman defends dishevelled Duterte as ‘very hygienic’

Russian man sues Apple for ‘turning him gay’

France rescues 31 migrants in English Channel

Solskjaer faces uphill task to revive Man Utd —Ex-captain, Bruce

Grant bail to Sowore, co-defendant on liberal terms, Falana tells court

Ekiti releases results of teachers’ qualifying examination

Nigeria will remain one indivisible country —Gbajabiamila

Three die in Ondo car crash

Buhari greets Oyelana at 80

Court sentence two Japanese men for murdering taxi driver

2019 BBNaija: ‘I know how you feel’ —Bisola tells housemates

Repay our support, open your economy, Buhari tells South Africa

Ozil did not deserve place in Arsenal squad, says Emery

Facebook removes accounts from UAE, Egypt, Nigeria, Indonesia

Eriksen denies Vertonghen rift over girlfriend

Davido, Kiddominant collaborate with Chris Brown on new album

Marriage has changed my life – Onazi

World no.1 Barty battles into China Open semi-finals

Command queries Lagos DPO over escaped rapist brothers

At least three killed in Ukraine plane crash

‘We sold stolen vehicle for N750,000 after drugging owner’

Banditry: Release N10bn approved for Zamfara, Reps tell FG

Robbing technology to play politics

Unless we kill ‘efcc’, Nigeria is finished

Faith Academy teacher beats pupil to a pulp

Islamic cleric jailed for defrauding US-based businesswoman

Hold Buhari, others accountable, Gana tells NASS, parties

Thursday, October 03, 2019

25 children with Boko Haram links released by military

Ogun assembly indicts Amosun, recalls council bosses

Yuguda mismanaged N200bn ecological fund – Bauchi panel

Historic 344-year-old tortoise dies at Soun’s palace

Imo police arrest sexagenarian for defiling nine-year-old housemaid

Chibok school remains shut five years after mass abduction

Gunmen kidnap six pupils, two teachers in Kaduna

Minimum wage: Labour open to dialogue, TUC says

Paedophiles on the loose as silence pushes randy men farther away from jail

Why I stole £62,000 watch – Diaby-Fadiga

Abraham, Tomori: Five-year Chelsea contract talks in progress

Fans to Abraham, Tomori: You’ll regret dumping Nigeria

Osimhen too fast for Chelsea – Lampard

Giroud admits Chelsea situation is not

Tottenham fear Kane summer exit

Losing three players in one week tragic – NFF

Ex-Eagles midfielder Promise slumps, dies at 31

Doha: Okagbare must not quit now, says Alozie

Nigeria bigger than Abraham, Tomori – Kanu

Gombe kidnapper arrested after failed N3.5m ransom payment

Gombe man intercepted with 343 packs of Indian hemp

Kidnappers free don, two suspects arrested in Adamawa

Illicit, substandard drugs kill 30 in Nasarawa –NMA

Couple, five mourners die in Adamawa crash

Reps pass bill to criminalise estimated billing

College celebrates founders’ day

Fulani laying siege to Ibadan –Kidnap victim

AfDB to adopt ABUAD model for staff medicare

Ex-perm sec jailed five years for SURE-P fraud

Military reforms should go beyond funding

Dealing with Nigeria’s kidnapping crisis

FG winning war against maternal mortality –Aisha Buhari

EFCC arraigns ex-amnesty boss, accomplice on alleged fraud

Kano recovers 804 cows

Gunmen kill final year CRUTECH student

‘Make roads your constituency projects’

Army arrests 27 IPOB members

Positioning oneself for 2023 is playing God – Oshiomhole

Notes from a roundtable on xenophobia, Afrophobia

UEFA Europa League results, Arsenal 4 – 0 Standard Liege

Doha: Bahrain’s Naser wins women’s 400 metres title

Arsenal vs Standard liège: The Gunners thrash Les Rouges 4-0 in Europa League

CSKA vs Espanyol: Wu becomes first Chinese goalscorer in European game

Install barriers on both sides of Ososa Bridge, Ogun Speaker urges agencies

342 kilos of lion bones seized at Johannesburg airport

FG’ll resolve minimum wage crisis, Osinbajo tells TUC

Europa League: AZ Alkmaar hold Man United to 0-0 draw

EFCC arraigns Buhari’s ex-adviser for allegedly diverting N974m

Facebook launches ‘Threads’ app woven into Instagram

344-year-old tortoise, Alagba dies at Soun palace

Ekiti proposes life imprisonment for rapists

To reduce governance cost, let’s have one senator per state —Okorocha

Sexual assault: Weinstein’s trial will go ahead in New York, court rules

Integrate ‘Almajiris’ into educational system, Senate urges FG

N14.1m SURE-P fraud: Court sentences ex-Perm Sec to five years in jail

Russian court blocks LGBT online groups

Minimum wage: Meeting labour’s demand will cause dismissals —Ngige

BREAKING: Isaac Promise, 2008 Olympic silver medalist, dies at 31

Salah ‘must rest’, says Egypt coach

FIRS targets 45m taxpayers by December —Fowler

Trump openly calls on Ukraine, China to investigate Biden

Cases of collapsed building should be investigated, culprits prosecuted —Fashola

Amosun paid LGs N12m monthly for almost three years —Ogun Assembly

AfDB to adopt ABUAD Teaching Hospital for staff medicare

Five Eritrean footballers missing in Uganda

VIDEO: Nigeria, South Africa establish ‘early warning system’ to curb xenophobia

Man tries to kill ex-wife with home-made bomb

Four police killed in Paris stabbing, attacker shot dead

Xenophobia: South Africa, Nigeria mend relations, sign 30 trade deals

Police arrest 470 armed robbers, 216 kidnappers, 465 others in two months

EFCC arrests Zamfara INEC officials over N84m alleged fraud

Ortom queries aide for renaming Ahmadu Bello Way after him

Customs seal six car dealer shops in Kebbi

Three die in Mozambique bus attack

Xenophobia: Ihedioha constitutes committee to resettle South Africa returnees

Extrajudicial killings: Police review use of firearms

Keep borders closed until neighbours comply with ECOWAS protocols —Oshiomhole

Portugal coach defends Silva in racist tweet row

Turkey fines Facebook $281K for data breach

Supreme Court strikes out HDP’s suit challenging Buhari’s election

UNICEF secures release of 25 children from custody

BREAKING: Senate increases budget from N10.002trn to N10.729trn, approves 2020-2022 MTEF/FSP report

BREAKING: Akinlade, APM appeal tribunal judgement in Ogun 

Oyo NYSC extends 33 corpers’ service year, 25 go AWOL

BREAKING: Buhari to present 2020 budget next Tuesday  —Senate 

Chelsea duo Abraham, Tomori earn England call-ups

Gunmen kidnap six female students, two teachers in Kaduna

We won’t apologise to Madonna varsity —Parents of students detained for criticising school

BREAKING: Reps pass 2020-2022 MTEF

Corps members’ allowance tied to minimum wage —NYSC DG

Pogba out of France squad as Mbappe, Kante return

Knife attacker shot dead after injuring two at Paris police HQ

Police arrest two kidnap suspects in Adamawa

Nine corps members to repeat service year in Nasarawa —Coordinator

NYSC renews partnership with NUC to strengthen mobilisation process

My wife threatens my life, divorce seeking man tells court

Goffin advances to Japan Open quarterfinals

Genevieve Nnaji reacts as LionHeart is nominated for Oscars

Salary of proposed 30,000 recruits into Army, Police, others not captured in MTEF/FSP — NASS Panel

Zimbabwe to introduce new currency in November

Truck driver dies, two rescued during collision with Dangote truck

Abraham takes England talk in stride as Chelsea youngsters shine

APC rejects ruling on Sokoto governorship election

Osaka sets up first meeting with US Open champion Andreescu

Britain’s Johnson sets out defence of new Brexit plan

Police arrest four for allegedly selling decomposed meat to public in Enugu

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Bayelsa commissioner’s father

Facebook suffers legal blow in top EU court over hate speech

Abductions, killings becoming normal in Nigeria —Dino Melaye

Willian grabs Chelsea winner as Lampard hails impact of young stars

At least seven dead as World War II plane crashes in the US

Klopp demands improvement as Salah double saves Liverpool

Police declare Chimamanda Adichie’s kinsmen wanted over land dispute

Three men indicted in connection with rapper Mac Miller’s death

Gunmen kill two, injure others in Delta community

Messi denies Barcelona rifts after Inter Milan victory

Tennis: Wozniacki eases into China Open quarters

BREAKING: Power surge triggers inferno in UI education faculty

Last NASS’ bills recorded 30 per cent performance —Jega

Goje’s daughter, son-in-law, others make Yahaya’s commissioners nominee list

Reps may pass MTEF as panel presents report

One injured as four-storey building collapses in Enugu

DSS hands Maina to EFCC for prosecution

We’ll pray against those who raided Islamic centre –Mother

Teachers’ Day: Vision 20:2030 on quality education feasible —Ministry

Be firm, IG urges Petroleum, Illegal Bunkering Task Force

My AK-47, pistol for protection, says herdsman

Labour issues October 16 deadline for minimum wage payment

Ruiz wants Joshua to quit if he loses

Eaglets to depart for Brazil Oct.8

Bridge collapse: Ekiti most neglected, says Afe Babalola

LAWMA employs persons living with disabilities as sweepers

Again, bus plunges into Ogun river, 10 dead

Ndidi eyes Golden Boot award

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

N27bn Senate president, Speaker, others’ houses remain uncompleted

US to collect DNA of all undocumented migrants

Rivers police arrest two fake soldiers

Flood sweeps man into manhole while controlling traffic

FG’s domestic debt rises by N1.26tn

Katsina varsity loses two students

Small refineries’ fate uncertain as Dangote pushes ahead

Ondo lawmakers resume sitting inside temporary chamber

Seven pregnant girls escape from Lagos baby factory

Cultist nabbed for killing 15 persons in Ogun

Lagos conductor defiles, impregnates 14-year-old girl

Customs intercept N160m Indian hemp from Ghana

SARS arrests Imo’s notorious robbers, serial killers

Man remanded for N30m Internet fraud, another re-arraigned

Ondo evangelist arraigned for lying against church

Now that Osinbajo survived his obituarists

Buhari appoints Muoghalu NIWA MD

Nigeria loses $2.7bn annually to illegal fishing, piracy

General Akinrinade at 80

Do we even have a country?

Revolution versus Extinction Rebellion

Tribute to ‘the People’s General’

Solicitor General asks magistrates to monitor detention centres

Akume appeals tribunal’s judgment on senatorial poll

Women lawyers want stricter law against rape

$9.6bn judgment: FG orders lawyers to appeal $200m security deposit

August power collapse dents grid stability in Q3

PPP projects: Aisha Buhari, AfDB condemn women neglect

IPMAN threatens to shut C’River, A’Ibom petrol stations

SDP Chairman, Faforiji, quits

Senate bill imposes tax on GSM, cable TV subscribers

Adamawa ex-civil servants protest unpaid salary

Gunmen raid Rivers community, kidnap two

We’ll facilitate gas supply to 215MW Kaduna plant –FG

Nigeria @ 59: The mockery of true freedom

N2.5bn NBC fraud: Lai Mohammed’s absence stalls trial

Troops defuse bombs, rescue 51 Boko Haram captives

Bringing back Nigeria’s fleeing doctors

You are not alone, Jeff Bezos tells Khashoggi’s fiancee

Xenophobia: Buhari arrives South Africa

UEFA Champions League results, LOSC 1-2 Chelsea, Barca 2-1 Inter

Police threaten to deal with killers of its operative in Aba

Liverpool vs Salzburg: The Reds beat Red Bull 4-3 at Anfield

 I ‘ll remain loyal to Buhari, says Osinbajo

Nigerians in Americas to spend 1% of remittances on ICT, IDPs

Woman jumps over zoo fence to dance before lion

Doha 2019: Asher-Smith crowned world 200 metres champion

Customs rakes in over N5bn daily since border closure —Ali

JUST IN: Gunmen raid Rivers community, kidnap two

IOSCO to launch 2019 world investor week

Champions League: Hakimi brace gives Dortmund win at Slavia Prague

BREAKING: Nigeria, South Africa to clash in 2020 Olympics football qualifying

PDP rejects Buhari’s plans to return toll gates

N2.1bn fraud: DSS hands over Maina to EFCC

Develop national framework to curb illegal mining, Senate tells FG

Champions League: Barca’s Firpo to miss Inter match

League Cup: Liverpool fined after fielding ineligible player

Champions League: Messi starts Barca clash against Inter

Five key points of UK’s new Brexit proposals

Indian High Commission, NIPOST release stamp to honour Gandhi

Kogi election: SDP sues INEC over disqualification

Why I carry AK-47 rifle when grazing —Arrested Fulani herdsman

Tribunal upholds Tambuwal’s election

Fourteen dead after illegal mine collapses in DR Congo

BREAKING: Boris Johnson set to suspend UK parliament again

Court to rule on Agba Jalingo’s bail Friday

Trump snaps back at claim he wanted alligators to stop immigrants

Twin-screen Duo puts Microsoft back in smartphone game

Police uncover another baby factory in Lagos, rescue pregnant girls

12-year-old boy confesses to killing autistic girl, 9, in Brazil

[BREAKING] P&ID: FG asks lawyers to appeal $200m security payment

Oil companies in Niger Delta don’t live up to expectations in CSR —Okorocha

BREAKING: Again, commercial van plunges into Ososa River in Ogun

Jubilation in Imo as SARS arrests most wanted robbers, serial killers who operate in army uniforms

eSwatini workers clash with police in salary protests

Rail line, functional seaport needed for Ajaokuta Steel Complex to thrive – Russian envoy

FG returns toll gates on federal highways

Periodic election alone is not democracy — Goodluck Jonathan

Oyo Assembly security guards steal fuse from generator

US elections: Sanders suspends campaign after treatment for blocked artery

Customs intercept cannabis worth N160m

APC CSO knocked down by vehicle, dies

Obaseki sacks all aides, promises fresh appointments within 30 days

Impeachment fight escalates as Trump calls probe a ‘coup’

Buhari mourns Babalola, NSCIA’s Deputy President General

Maina’s son pulled a gun at us during his dad’s arrest —DSS

UK proposes new Brexit plan to avoid customs checks in Ireland

Beyoncé’s dad, Mathew Knowles, diagnosed with breast cancer

Xenophobia: Buhari departs for South Africa

Genevive Nnaji’s Lionheart goes to Oscars as Nigeria’s entry

BREAKING: Tribunal dismisses Useni’s petition against Lalong

Gunmen allegedly murder Sapele LG lawmaker

DSS confirms Maina’s arrest, hail inter-agency cooperation

Jigawa Sharia police seize vehicle containing 389 bottles of beer

My mum backs me on Brexit, says British PM Boris Johnson

Oyo restates commitment to ban street trading

Kogi gov poll: Ex-first lady pledges to address poverty, corruption, if elected

Some church leaders embarrassing us – Christian group

BREAKING: Tribunal upholds Ganduje’s election

Plateau gov: Lalong, Useni’s supporters besiege tribunal as it delivers judgment

BREAKING: Gbajabiamila inaugurates Reps committees

Premier League appoints David Pemsel as chief executive

BREAKING: Senate probes seven oil firms over $21bn unremitted funds

Independence Day: Gunmen kill PDP chieftain, vigilante leader and guest in Adamawa

Best Android tips for optimum performance

Djokovic advances to Japan Open quarterfinal

Online transactions hit 2.8 million on Independence Day

What do you have under your ‘agbada’? Nigerians ask Speaker Gbajabiamila

Police traumatising our 98-year-old mother, Anambra family alleges

JUST IN: Federal University, Dutsinma loses two students

We’re currently working on a fix, Twitter reacts to outages on platform

Vertonghen ‘ashamed’ by Spurs capitulation against Bayern Munich

Woman seeks divorce because her husband refused having more children

Britain will leave EU by Oct 31 ‘come what may’ —Johnson

India remembers Mahatma Gandhi on 150th anniversary of his birth

Masari receives victims of human trafficking sold to Burkina Faso

Woman burns 7-year-old stepdaughter’s private parts with charcoal

Champions League: Pochettino faces tough task to lift Spurs

Israeli Attorney-General opens hearing in Netanyahu’s alleged corruption cases

Security beefed up in Kano ahead of tribunal’s judgment

Five bodies found, one still missing after Taiwan bridge collapse

Peru vice president resigns, calls for elections to break deadlock

Khashoggi memorial to be held outside Saudi consulate where he died

Trump suggested shooting migrants’ legs —Report

Bernardo Silva charged over Benjamin Mendy tweet

Melinda and I are lucky to have Dangote as a friend —Bill Gates

Cardiff to appeal FIFA ruling over Emiliano Sala transfer payment

Nigeria to assemble solar-powered cars by 2020 —Firm

America’s first cannabis cafe opens in Hollywood

Ethiopian crown set to return home after 21 years

Warri church to unveil pidgin English Bible

Tennis: Andy Murray battles into China Open last eight

Singapore’s ‘fake news’ law takes effect as critics sound alarm

[VIDEO] Nigeria @59: Nigerians divided over Independence Day celebrations

Nigerians sentenced to 1,000 years in Ghana –Umahi

$9.6bn judgment: Lawyer demands MoU with P&ID

Hoodlums kidnap don, kill sibling in Adamawa

Body of TASCE worker found after three days

Nigerians must support Igbo presidency in 2023 – Iwuanyanwu

Enugu pastor kills girlfriend over tricycle purchase

Buhari’s South African trip to determine further evacuation

Nigeria @ 59: 10 unforgettable sports moments

‘Make law to criminalise non-payment of salaries’

Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Schmeichel: Pogba ‘problem child’ for United

I might retire in 2019 or 2020 – Ronaldo

Wenger ponders return to management

Emery, Cesc hail Saka

Abraham, Tomori not in my plans –Rohr

British media: Abraham prefers England to Nigeria

Old lady stroll to victory

Los Blancos stumble as Dennis strikes twice

Eagles, NFF celebrate Nigeria @ 59

Two footballers killed, one hospitalised in Uyo

I wouldn’t have been a footballer – Ebi

Doha: Ofili, Okon-George crash out

Xenophobia: I was afraid of attack, says Akpeyi

Arsenal, Roma, Lille, Everton celebrate Nigeria

Athletes deserve better care – Alozie

Dare promises sports rejuvenation

StarTimes congratulates Nigeria

Taribo: We lost it after bright start

Independence speech: Buhari silent on sports develop

H’Kong police shoot protester as violent clashes escalate

PDP, others attack Buhari over Independence Day speech

Nigeria needs long-term economic development plan – Economist

JAMB officials attempted to bribe auditors –Witness

FG marks 59th Independence anniversary amidst tight security

TUC seeks senior citizen status for retirees

World Bank appoints new country director for Nigeria

Professionals get digital skills from social media masterclass

Ndukwe, others for ATCON Hall of Fame

LASU beats UNILAG to clinch Maritime Blueprint competition

Obaseki to sue NDDC, contractors over shoddy projects

Infection: Schools shut in Lekki, Lagos begins probe

Benin Water Storm Project not abandoned –Edo

Tips for being a responsible borrower

Union Bank secures $200m funding for SMEs

OPEC basket gains, Brent drops to $58.61

Saudi refinery attack shocking –NNPC

LASG promises to make residents homeowners

Independence: Sanwo-Olu urges Nigerians to remain united

Aisha Buhari greets Nigerians, spokesman defends her absence

A word for South-West Nigerians

DSS accused me of being a Biafran holding Nigerian passport –Onumah

Bad road, flooding chase residents out of community

NHIS reconciles accounts with us quarterly, says Clearline

SARS arrests killer of PA to Ihedioha’s aide

One drowns as flood washes away Ekiti bridge

Police kill Lucifer, Rivers notorious kidnapper

Cops foil Lagos bank robbery, arrest one

Benin Disco to roll out 190,000 meters

Buhari presents budget to National Assembly next week

UEFA Champions League leading scorers, League tables

Champions League: Three things we learned from Tottenham vs Bayern Munich

Pochettino tells Tottenham to stay together after Bayern humiliation

Champions League: Felix shines as Atletico earn key win at Lokomotiv

Champions League: Icardi opens PSG account to claim victory at Galatasaray

Champions League: Ronaldo scores as Juventus brush aside Leverkusen

2023: No third term for Buhari, says Presidency

BREAKING: Bayern Munich thrash Tottenham 7-2 in Champions League

French club sacks striker for stealing teammate’s $76,500 watch

Monkey noises ‘not always’ racist – Lazio president

Missing N35m: JAMB officials attempted to bribe auditors —Witness

BREAKING: NAF gets first ever female Air Warrant Officer

Champions League: Madrid’s fate in balance after draw with brilliant Brugge

Same powerful forces that killed mummy now targeting my wife —Prince Harry

I will not interfere in Ibadan chieftaincy system, Makinde insists

Lille vs Chelsea: If we play to our best, we’ll get results  – Lampard 

Lampard awaits Chelsea reaction in Lille after ‘harsh lesson’ of Valencia

Queen’s College: Surveillance team identified respiratory tract infection —Commissioner

Navy arrests six suspected rice smugglers in Akwa Ibom

Champions League: Inter Milan without Lukaku for Barcelona test, says Conte

Nigeria may import doctors to address shortage —Medical Guild

Independence Day: 161 Nigerians return from Libya

LASPOTECH dismisses five employees for plagiarism, certificate forgery

FIFA ban ex-CONCACAF official Sanz for life for bribery

N2.1bn fraud: DSS to hand over Maina to EFCC for prosecution this week

EFCC arrests INEC officials for diverting N84.6m staff allowance

Nigeria’s Independence anniversary calls for sober reflection —NBA

Police bury robbers killed by Abuja mob

CBN raises banks’ LDR to 65 per cent as credit grows

Griezmann still waiting for Messi connection at Barcelona

Buhari’s Independence Day broadcast, an insult —PDP

Communications ministry cautions security agencies over ‘fraudster’ tag on youths found with ICT devices

Walcott set for return to training after head injury

Pastor allegedly kills girlfriend for refusing to buy him tricycle

Salzburg won’t take Liverpool by surprise, says Klopp

Car snatched by robbers in Anambra recovered by police in Kogi

Google celebrates Nigeria’s Independence Day with a doodle

Why Buhari is visiting South Africa —Presidency

Nigerian on hunger strike dies in Japanese immigration centre

One person drowns as bridge collapses in Ekiti

British singer Adele in alleged romance with Nigeria’s Amuludun of Odo Aje

VIDEO: Fuel tanker plunges into river as bridge collapses, two fishermen killed

De Bruyne sidelined by groin injury

Dortmund expect to lose Sancho to premier league club

Jukun/Tiv crisis: Taraba Council boss escape assassination

PHOTOS: Independence Day celebration at State House

Rich Nigerians will suffer if economic woes persist – Soludo

Assailants murder housewife, dump daughter in well 

Xenophobic attacks: Buhari jets to South Africa with seven ministers

Independence Day: Do more for women, children, Aisha Buhari urges ‘privileged Nigerians’

One dead, 10 injured in attack at Finnish vocational college

Insurgency: Borno NASS members meet Fashola over poor infrastructure

Stolen golden coffin makes return from New York to Cairo

Man stabs kinsman to death in Anambra on Independence Day

Lagos landlords seeks compensation for buildings Ambode demolished

N20bn utilisation fund: Obaseki calls for NDDC probe

Don’t compare Mikel to Ndidi –Fans

7 killed in inter-clan clashes in northeastern Kenya

Nigerian start-ups lead Africa, raise $237m

Police confirm killing of wanted kidnapper, Lucifer in Rivers

Nigeria @ 59: Let’s live in peace, fear of God – Olukoya

Nigeria @ 59: Restructuring as the best way forward

59 years after, Nigeria represents poverty

Independence Day Speech: Buhari vows to fight cybercrime

Italian mafia chased me out of Milan –Taribo

Independence Day Speech: Buhari to sanction revenue-generating agencies

Eagles, Brazil clash not a friendly – Kanu

Osimhen is Africa’s third top marksman in Europe

Independence Day speech: Buhari directs release of N600bn for capital projects

Independence Day: We share common goals with Nigeria – Trump

FULL TEXT: Independence Day speech by President Buhari

Independence Day speech: Buhari moves N-Power, school feeding, others to new ministry

Read Patrick Obahiagbon’s Independence message to Nigerians

Buhari’s strange response at UNGA

Crude drops to $60.8 as OPEC output sinks

Olympics: Falcons depart for Abidjan without Dennerby

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Baby factory: ‘I wanted to sell my newborn for upkeep’

EFCC re-arraigns Suswam on N3.1bn fraud

Army arrests eight foreign nationals working for Boko Haram

I wept before my disqualification was reversed – Oduduru

Why Rivers acquired Shell’s 45% OML 11 –Wike

South African leaders should address xenophobic issues –Dons

NYSC approves white, shoulder-length hijab for corps members

We paid N277m as ransom – Igbo residents in Benue

‘Govt should pay attention to sexual health’

Osinbajo: Story of an apolitical politician

We only interacted with Onumah –DSS

Community policing: Monarchs’ll select security officials, says Oyetola

Stop distorting history, Tiv group tells Jukun

Police foil theft of Okorocha’s property sealed by EFCC

I want my abductors jailed – Siasia’s mother

Court orders DSS to remand Sowore till Friday

Damage caused by Fatoyinbo still haunts me –Busola

FG plans N4.6tn borrowings, debt to hit N30tn

South Africa approves commercial flights for Air Peace

Car dealers lament as Customs shut sales outlets

Gencos petition Presidency, NERC over admin charge

Policeman shoots female colleague dead in Delta

N6.3bn fraud: EFCC seeks amended charge against Jang

Osinbajo meets Benue, Ebonyi govs over boundary dispute

Chevron committed to content devt – Ewing

Buhari promises judiciary, adequate funding, opens NICN complex

11-year-old urges Nigerians to live in peace

Bauchi gov’s impostor arrested for N37m hajj scam

Makinde approves 250 truck park

Cashless policy implementation may hurt MSMEs, says MAN

National Theatre to get facelift, creative industry N22bn –Emefiele

Diezani cash: Ex-bank chief appeals N9.08bn forfeiture judgment

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