The Punch News Archive for November 2019

Friday, November 29, 2019

Ex-bank worker bags six years, to return N11m

Arsenal sack Emery after 18 months

I saw death but put up a good fight – Ajegunle explosion survivor

Security outfit clears self over fraud in banking hall

Omeruo trains ahead of Sevilla clash

NYSC: Three Offa poly graduates die in auto crash

Lagos motorcyclist allegedly defiles six-year-old daughter

Handball: Federation invites 25 players ahead of Nations Cup

I want to retire at Chaleroi –Osimhen

World Taekwondo approves coach certification for Nigeria

Football: German Bundesliga results, table

Retail market: Ghanaian, Nigerian businessmen trade words

Vietnam buries first batch of victims of UK truck tragedy

Movie detailing love in the time of Ebola debuts in Liberia

Ex-Brazilian football chief Teixeira banned for life

BREAKING: Sitting president gets 20-year jail while on state visit to China

Oil prices tumble ahead of OPEC meeting

Brendan Rodgers inspired by Leicester crowd

TV reporter guilty of slapping UK political activist

I didn’t slap lawmaker, Imo deputy gov says

Trump flies into British election campaign

Terror returns to London Bridge in ‘Black Friday’ attack

BREAKING: Multiple injured in stabbing sprees at The Hague

‘Black Friday’ becoming a shadow of its former self in US

Man jailed seven years for N10m oil fraud

Maltese PM under pressure to resign over slain reporter case

Gunmen in NYSC uniform attack FC Ifeanyi Ubah bus in Lokoja, shoot driver

N33bn alleged fraud: How N18bn was paid into Mompha’s bank account —Witness

Serie A clubs promise to fight racism in open letter to fans

Barcelona’s Dembele out for 10 weeks, misses Clasico

 Useni’s daughter should contest election against me, not him  – Lalong

[BREAKING] PHOTOS: Buhari arrives Daura from Malabo

Solskjaer defends Pogba’s ‘professionalism’ as he nears return

Onion thieves target trucks, shops amid soaring prices

Vidal threatens to leave Barcelona if he doesn’t ‘feel important’

DR Congo buries 27 massacre victims as anger mounts

Marco Silva ignoring speculation over Everton future

Man City cannot afford to lose any more games, says Guardiola

Johnson replaced by melting ice on UK TV climate debate

Police shoot man on London Bridge after stabbing

Ghana to introduce higher cedi denominations

Police arrest two teenage robbers on Long Bridge along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway 

Bauchi poll: I didn’t sleep before appeal court verdict —Gov

You can’t stop EFCC from investigating you, court tells El-Rufai

Kogi West rerun: PDP allegedly shuns observation of electoral materials’ distribution

Aisha Buhari slams govs for failing to provide infrastructure, amenities

Woman narrates how policeman raped her in barracks

Buhari has come to give Nigeria everything —Femi Adesina

Nigerian sex traffickers jailed in France

We may pay more than N30,000 as minimum wage —Obiano

IPPIS: We are winning struggle against FG, says ASUU

Like Buratai, air force chief establishes military university in hometown

Plateau gov poll: Useni heads to Supreme Court

Several hurt after stabbing on London Bridge

Ihedioha orders AG to begin process of releasing juvenile prisoners

South African police officer found guilty of killing Nigerian

We may pay more than N30,000 as minimum wage – Obiano

We reported transactions on Mompha’s firm account to NFIU —Banker

Sancho was dropped against Barcelona for disciplinary reasons —Dortmund

FG set to award contract for Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline

Acknowledge who built Ilara-Mokin Road, Twitter users tell Fashola

Suspected bandits kill two Anambra vigilantes, collect their guns

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith signs new deal

Man files for divorce so wife can marry her lover

We ll provide funding for UNIDO’s industrialisation programme – FG

Ohanaeze youths disown kinsman seeking third term for Buhari

Liverpool’s Fabinho ruled out until New Year with ankle injury

Silva, Pellegrini fight for Premier League survival after Arsenal sack Emery

UPDATED: Appeal Court affirms Bauchi Governor’s election, dismisses APC’s appeal

Appeal court judgement: Let’s move Plateau forward, Lalong tells Useni

Cholera outbreak: Ogun death toll now five

NDLEA arraigns man for allegedly peddling 967.9kg marijuana

Adamawa recruits 2,000 teachers

Why 8th Senate rejected Buhari’s $29.96bn loan request – Shehu Sani

JUST IN: Supreme Court dethrones first-class Oyo monarch, Eleruwa

Man sentenced to 10 years for attempted murder of businessman

BREAKING: Appeal Court dismisses APC’s appeal, affirms Bauchi governor’s election 

Britain will leave EU by Jan. 31, says UK PM Johnson

BREAKING: Court orders reinstatement of sacked FUOYE lecturer

Singer sentenced to six years in jail for rape, sharing videos

BREAKING: Appeal Court affirms Lalong’s victory

VIDEO: Buhari’s refusal to offer Tinubu’s wife a handshake stirs Twitter debate

Amazon workers strike on ‘Black Friday’

UPDATED: Unai Emery sacked as Arsenal manager

2Face singing my song without permission doesn’t make him a thief —Blackface

Singapore tells Facebook to correct post under disinformation law

Ibrahimovic files ‘hate crime’ complaint after house, statue vandalised

Relic of Jesus’ crib returns to Holy Land after over 1,000 years

VIDEO: The Bible doesn’t say plastic surgery is wrong —Pastor Tony Rapu

South Africa’s Zuma loses bid to appeal against bribe trial

Porn can kill your ability to get erection or orgasm with real life partner —Scientist

CAN kicks against social media, hate speech bills

Umahi seeks declaration of Afikpo, Ohoazara, Ivo as urban areas for tax collection

Fashola blames bad roads on abuses by users

Man arrested while robbing commuters on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Australia jails three men for Christmas terror plot

Police arrest Kaduna village head, others for kidnapping

Thursday, November 28, 2019

I’ve no personal gain in $62.5bn recovery – Malami

Man, 51, rapes 13-year-old stepdaughter in Delta

Seven die, scores injured in Lagos gas explosion

Audited accounts: CBN, FIRS, others shun Senate ultimatum

APC disowns suit seeking third term for Buhari

Nine-year-old girl allegedly commits suicide in Benue

Four months after, abducted Kaduna lecturer’s fate unknown

Lagos creates enforcement committee for traffic laws

Mother, baby, seven others die in Bauchi accident

Mompha’s Lebanese associate arraigned for phishing, $7.06m fraud

NAF kills 30 Boko Haram fighters

Uproar as Buhari makes fresh request for $29.96bn loan

IPPIS: FG can’t frighten us with salary stoppage, says ASUU

8.8 million workers have pension accounts –PenCom

Reps demand gas inclusion in petroleum sharing contract …probe IOCs over labour laws abuse

Our infrastructural needs outweigh oil earnings –Buhari

Witness reveals how ECOWAS official laundered N500m

Osoba, Tambuwal oppose hate speech bill

Customs blame DPR for illegal border petrol stations

Lecturers indicted in sex offence’ll be sanctioned – Abiodun

Reps frowns on mufti-wearing policemen at roadblocks

Obaseki, Akpabio absent as S’South APC backs Oshiomhole

Ihedioha okays six road projects

INEC distributes election materials to Katsina, Kogi

Bayelsa is difficult to govern, Dickson laments

Lyon constitutes transition committee

Senate probes non-takeoff of HYPADEC, nine years after

Past govts abandoned job creating sector, says Buhari

Chancellor wants FG to compensate private varsity owners

Bauchi govt renovates, builds schools

Obaseki swears in new aides

Consider our challenges as test from God, Zamfara APC tells members

FIFA’s Infantino eyes African league, billion dollar spend on stadia

We don’t recognise NDDC caretaker committee —Senate

Europa League: Astana stun Man United 2-1

I’ve no personal gain in $62.1bn debt recovery – Malami

Criminal arrested while robbing commuters on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

We’ll continue to use Smart Card Reader in all elections —INEC

BREAKING: APC rejects Ebonyi member’s suit seeking third term for Buhari

Drunken herdsman kills fellow herder, says he mistook victim for man who stabbed him

NAFDAC suspends 17 sachet water factories in Kaduna

Nine-year-old girl dies by suicide in Benue

Abiodun threatens showdown with lecturers demanding sex for grades

Users unable to access apps as Facebook, Instagram experience outages

IPPIS: Reps intervene in FG, ASUU crisis

Police offer half a million euro reward for stolen jewellery

UK police defend decision not to launch Epstein probe

Police arrest kingpin leader, rescue kidnapped couple in Delta

Mompha’s Lebanese associate, Koudeih, arraigned for phishing, $7.06m fraud

Fashola identifies insurgency, excessive load as challenges facing road infrastructure

Kogi killings: State govt to compensate victims

Buhari jets out to Malabo on Friday

US Homeland Security deports over 200 foreign students it once admitted to varsity

US judge allows actress to testify against Weinstein

Ortom, PDP hail appeal court judgment

AfDB approves $210m power transmission projects for Nigeria

Four die, scores hospitalised as cholera outbreak hits Ogun 

VIDEO: Two dead, over 20 injured in Ajegunle, Lagos gas explosion

Man accuses wife of bringing lover into their bedroom

Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante accuses former agent of fraud

Kidnappers kill victim, dump corpse in Imo forest

Presidency, Senate may clash over NDDC budgets

Three Ebola workers killed in DR Congo —UN

Man City owners snap up Mumbai City as global empire grows

Group backs Buhari on special court for corruption cases

Abuse of office: FG arraigns ex-Bayelsa Speaker, four others  at CCT

Buhari resends external borrowing plan rejected by 8th N’Assembly

IPPIS: Reps to intervene in FG, ASUU crisis

Nigeria move four spots on FIFA ranking, now 31st

BREAKING: Appeal court affirms Ortom’s election as Benue governor

Kane wants to build ‘strong relationship’ with Mourinho at Spurs

Top 20 National Team Coaches: Rohr ranked 19th

Smart card reader has lost vibrancy, says INEC

FG approves N19.52bn for Oyo, Kano roads, others

Oyo five-man committee on LAUTECH inaugurated

FG reviews stamp duty, raises threshold to N10,000

Many injured as small plane crashes in Canada

British PM under fire for accusing Nigerians of greed

FRSC makes U-turn on use of Google map while driving

Scientists spot black hole so huge it ‘shouldn’t even exist’ in our galaxy

Hong Kong: China threatens retaliation over US law

Cambridge college to return bronze cockerel to Nigeria

Mo Abudu relieves experience as chair of International Emmys gala

Hong Kong police enter ransacked campus after protest siege

VIDEO: Tornadoes, winds, snow mar Thanksgiving travel in US

47 alleged homosexuals arraigned, get N500,000 bail

Womanifesto 2019: Nigerian women encouraged to unite, fund female candidates during polls

Police begin stop and search as gunmen kill two in Ibadan

FG to rehabilitate three refineries to boost local production of LPG

Champions League: Barca ease into last 16 as Messi scores in 700th match

MAP: AEDC installs 50,000 meters despite investors’ tussle

NNPC, Chinese firm to commence AKK project

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

200-level student arrested for participating in NYSC

Europa League: Mikel set for 10th game

N2bn fraud: ‘How Maina, son made huge withdrawals’

We owe you only $30,000, NFF tells Rohr

NFF to review Eagles’ bonus payment

EFCC denies dropping charges against Diezani

Police arraign 60 Shiites for homicide, public disturbance

Hopelessness almost made me to take my life –Taxify driver blinded by armed robbers

LUTH, others honour Falomo at lying-in-state

B’Haram attacks two army locations, seven insurgents killed

Extradition: Air Peace boss, Onyema, denies suing FG

Again, IMF warns Nigeria against rising debts

‘Data, technology essential to economic growth’

Musa targets more Eagles’ records

New finance law’ll take effect Jan 2 – FG

FCMB, Wakanow, partner on travel package

Abuja’s rising population worries Reps, lawmakers demand more infrastructure

Ihedioha proposes N197bn budget for 2020

Be prudent in resource management, Secondus tells govt

Ganduje-led committee on Edo independent — APC

Makinde proposes N208.8bn budget

Imo police sergeant commits suicide over delayed promotion

LASG honours sacked chaplain after Ambode’s wife controversy

We’ve detained cops who abducted fashion designer – Command

Container-laden truck crushes driver to death in Lagos

Three abducted Chinese regain freedom in Osun

Wife kills husband by squeezing his scrotum

FOI Act: Beautiful law facing implementation challenges

No border reopening, until Benin, others respect protocols – FG

IPPIS: FG says lecturers enrolling, despite ASUU’s opposition

$1m scam: Board suspends Kirikiri prison boss, eight others

Lawan asks NLNG to make cooking gas available

No BVN, no salaries, Umahi tells Ebonyi workers

‘Never again will Africa be dumping ground’

IPOB accuses Ebonyi of sponsoring attacks, govt denies

Matawalle signs bill repealing ex-govs allowances into law

Nigeria generated $21bn from oil in 2017, says NEITI

Shema’s trial in alleged N5.7bn fraud stalled

Nigeria lost $649m to cybercrime in 2017 –Senate

Anti-hate speech, social media bills protests rock N’Assembly

Lagos begins minimum wage payment this month

115 contractors bid for 31 Kwara school contracts

UEFA Champions League results after Wednesday matches

Latest UEFA Champions League tables

Quickfire Ajax on verge of Champions League last 16

Napoli leave Liverpool with work to do in Champions League

Champions League: Messi score in 700th game, as Barca make last 16

Champions League: Chelsea, Lyon miss chance to make knockouts

Pastor allegedly steals church member’s 4-month old baby

Make cooking gas available, Lawan tells NLNG

Appeal Court constitutes Election Petitions Tribunal for Kogi gov election

Why INEC must postpone Nov 30 Kogi West rerun poll —Dino Melaye

Court grants 47 alleged homosexuals N500,000 bail each

Ebrimson assumes office as Ogun CP, reverses Edgal’s policy

Using Google map on mobile device while driving, serious traffic offence —FRSC

Police disperse Shi’ites protesters with gunshots, arrest 12 members, journalists

IPPIS: We’re ready to forfeit December salary, says ASUU

Cybercrime: Nigeria lost $649m in 2017, says Senate 

Imo Police sergeant allegedly kills self over delayed promotion

14 killed by suspected militia in DR Congo

Board suspends Kirikiri prison boss, eight others over $1m scam

Ekiti releases 10 pupils arrested for hawking during school hours

Man arrested for throwing faeces on people

Border closure: Wase tackles West African countries, asks them to obey laws

Anti-hate speech, social media law protests rock National Assembly 

Reps probe $1.9bn Delta steel company’s collapse

Boko Haram terrorists hijack ambulance, attack Yobe town

Dutch cocaine smuggler jailed for 16 years

Russia ‘will do everything’ not to let down UEFA, says Putin

BREAKING: Zamfara gov assents bill repealing mega pension for ex-govs, others

Former US president Jimmy Carter released from hospital

BREAKING: Cross River to hold LG election Feb 22, 2020

BREAKING: FG admits border closure cause of rising inflation

Adamawa gov demotes Perm Secs

BREAKING: Reps to make 40 per cent capital budget compulsory

Military releases 983 suspected Boko Haram members

Police discover decomposing body in Anambra

Reps mourn as former member, Okey, dies

PHOTOS: Buhari, ministers hold FEC meeting

Gunmen abduct monarch in Abuja

I’m addicted to goals, says Lewandowski

British Airways flight heading to Abuja loses engine mid-air

FG to unveil owners of oil & gas companies on December 12 —NEITI boss

Alleged N209m fraud: Buhari’s appointee defends suspected fraudster in court

US indictment: Allen Onyema distances self from suit at Abuja court

No place for ‘disloyal’ Moreno in Spanish coaching team, says Enrique

Manchester City to keep Guardiola for years to come, says chairman

BREAKING: Three Chinese miners abducted in Osun released

Italy’s Barella undergoes successful knee surgery

BREAKING: UNIPORT students disrupt ASUU meeting

US warns against travel to Burkina Faso

Onyema’s probe, calculated attempt to persecute Ndigbo – Uwazuruike

Buhari expresses sadness over death of 13 military personnel in Mali

My wife sleeps with my younger brother, man tells court

Buhari, ministers hold FEC meeting

Court fixes ex-Lagos Speaker, Ikuforiji’s re-arraignment for Dec. 11

IPPIS: UNIPORT students disrupt ASUU meeting

UPDATED: Tension in INEC as security operatives bar Melaye from gaining entrance

Manchester City owners in record valuation after US investment

Four migrants die trying to reach Spain, several missing

Why policemen collect bribe – IGP

Farmers, auto firms want borders closed indefinitely

7 Islamist militants sentenced to death for Bangladesh cafe attack

WikiLeaks: Australia PM turns down plea to bring Assange home

LASG, NIREC agree on registration of churches, mosques

[BREAKING] PHOTOS: Groups protest Hate Speech Bill, Sowore’s release

PHOTOS: Mariah Carey breaks three Guinness World Records

Ibrahimovic invests in Swedish club Hammarby

Seven sentenced to death for Bangladesh cafe attack

Dybala’s stunning free kick gives Juventus win over Atletico Madrid

Lagos policemen abducted me, extorted N185,000 via bank transfer –Fashion designer

First batch of bodies of UK truck victims arrive in Vietnam for funerals

Lagos to register places of worship ‘to ensure sanity’

23-year-old lady caught with 23 ATM cards hidden in her genitals

We treat over 400 obstetric fistula patients yearly, but resources are scarce —MD

Woman stabs lover to death over another affair

PSG produce dramatic comeback to draw 2-2 at Real Madrid

FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup: Oman edge Nigeria 6-5 in closely-fought encounter

Emery looking for Europa League salvation with Arsenal

BREAKING: Black boxes from crashed French military helicopters found in Mali

BPP faults Senate amendments, MDAs shun public hearing

Champions League tables after Tuesday matches

Be upright, CJN advises 5,689 new lawyers

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Police arrest two robbery suspects in Niger

Rohr: I’ll decide my Eagles future in January

Irregular or extra-long periods may portend shorter life span

Cattle rustler killed, kidnap victims rescued in Katsina

Man remanded for sodomising 14-year-old boy in Gombe

Cops foil attempted kidnap in Niger

NAFDAC seizes 1,600 expired Malt beverage cartons in Gombe

15,000 to watch Joshua, Ruiz bout

Reduce $57 budget oil benchmark, MPC tells FG

Crude rises to $64.17, fuel subsidy hits N43/litre

Milk production: Niger, FrieslandCampina sign MoU

Reps probe Nigeria’s deal with Russia on Ajaokuta

Motorcyclist rescuing accident victim electrocuted in Lagos

Policemen abducted me, demanded N500,000 ransom –Fashion designer

Missing child: Group knocks police for shoddy investigation

Osun driver arraigned for causing six persons’ death

Task force to prosecute hoodlums for attacking officials

UI honours C&S head, Scottish professor, others

FUTA expels six students for brutalising female undergraduate

New board’ll defend NDDC budgets — Lawan

Tollgate of blood; but for how long!

Justice for burnt Kogi woman

Requiem for Henry Boyo

Kogi killings: We can be victims of poll violence – Senators

B’Haram: Allegation against Turkey, serious security issue, says DHQ

Avoid sin as year winds up, says Abiara

Lagos cultists to get amnesty

Financial support for IDPs’ll stop in 2020 –NCRMIDP

Zamfara Assembly cancels N10m monthly pay to Yari, others

Dokubo meets ex-Niger Delta agitators

Gunmen ambush police squad, kill eight

Dasuki’s detention: Panel to resume disciplinary hearing against AGF

Abuja: Transforming from nation’s capital to mega slum

13 die, 150 injured as tremor rocks Albania

Revive $1.2bn Brass LNG project, Senate tells FG

Two remanded for cultism, stealing in Ebonyi

Governments’ credit shrinks, private sector’s rises to N25.8tn

Another Enugu Catholic priest kidnapped in Nsukka

Shema trial: No written evidence, witness tells court

IPPIS: Unregistered lecturers may forfeit Dec salary

Proponents of death penalty for hate speech are pretenders –Gani Adams

N’Assembly may pass 2020 budget next week

Lalong presents N172bn budget for 2020

Champions League last 16 qualifiers, leading scorers

Tottenham survive scar, make last 16 on Mourinho’s home debut

Man City reach Champions League last 16

Champions League: Mbappe stars as PSG snatch dramatic point at Real Madrid

Lewandowski makes Champions League history with four goals in 15 minutes

Trump cracks impeachment jokes at turkey pardoning

More than 40 dead after heavy rain pounds DR Congo capital

Drop in foreign reserves: No cause for alarm, says CBN Gov Emefiele

Aviation : Buhari ratifies Beijing protocol on seizure of aircraft, BASA with UAE 

Senate bill recognising males as rape victims passes second reading

Barkley showed ‘lack of professionalism’ says Lampard

BREAKING: Real Madrid qualify for Champions League last 16

Champions League: Neymar on the bench for PSG against Real Madrid

Champions League: Inter faces tough test at Slavia, says Conte

Witchcraft conference: UNN bows to pressure, changes theme, key speaker as programme holds

Melania Trump gets booed at Youth Summit in Baltimore

Buratai advocates training for soldiers, seeks support

20 dead, hundreds hurt as Albania searches for earthquake survivors

Osinbajo calls for enhanced transborder effort to curb insurgency

Turkey: 17 killed, 20 injured in car bomb

Zamfara Assembly floors Yari, repeals law on mega pension for ex-govs, others

Sudan scraps law abusing women’s rights

Two killed, seven injured in Kashmir grenade attacks —Police

Bayelsa poll: Buhari didn’t blackmail Jonathan to support APC —Presidency

AfDB will grade banks on how well they support women —President

AfDB will grade banks on who well they support women —President

Woman allegedly pours hot water on husband’s ex-wife

Actress files abuse charge against director

147 bag First Class as Nigerian Law School calls 4,458 to bar

Alleged N2bn pension scam: Faisal Maina granted N60m bail

Our landlord says he fathered my second baby, insists on naming him —Husband

Katie price declared bankrupt after blowing her £45m fortune, failing to pay debts

What happened to me should never happen to another president —Trump

Missing child: Group knocks Ondo police over delay in investigation

Lady stabs lover to death with fork after she finds another lady with him

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts Dutch PM, Mark Rutte

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: Robbers have taken over Long Bridge, as commuters bemoan attacks

BREAKING: Policemen allegedly beat man into a coma in Imo 

More people live in Lagos than whole of Netherlands —Dutch PM

Kogi West rerun: Stakeholders begs INEC to improve performance

Klopp relaxed over Salah fitness ahead of Napoli Champions League clash

Senate plans bill to punish electoral violence offenders

Zamfara gov sues Yari’s aide over alleged defamation of character

$1m scam: EFCC arrests Kirikiri prison controller, doctor for procuring medical report

Twitter users hail FUTA over expulsion of students who brutalised mate

BREAKING: White House on lockdown as plane enters restricted space

PHOTO: Deaths averted as lightning strikes plane mid-air

Heavy rains kill 36 in DR Congo capital

BREAKING: MPC retains benchmark lending rate at 13.5%

Why we can’t reinstate sacked CAC official – Acting Registrar

Manchester knife attacker pleads guilty to attempted murder

Man kills father, son over WiFi password

Gunmen kill police orderly, abduct three Chinese in Osun

Ex-Liverpool star Alonso acquitted of tax fraud

Ghost workers: Some Bauchi workers employed by six or more govt agencies —Committee

Couple bag 20-day jail for selling their infant for N300K

Police hunt suspects in Dresden jewellery heist

Tennis: Murray reveals emotional impact of Dunblane Massacre

PHOTOS: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie receives UN Global Leadership Award

BREAKING: FUTA expels six students who brutalised mate 

No return to Barcelona for Dortmund striker Alcacer

Extrajudicial killing: Police unwilling to pay damages, ignore court order

NYSC warns corps members against unauthorised journeys

Lagos: 452 traffic offenders convicted in four months

Healthcare worker on trial for killing six patients

BREAKING: Apprehend perpetrators of electoral violence, Senate tells security agencies

BREAKING: Dutch PM, Rutte, visits Nigeria, meets with Buhari

[BREAKING] Alleged N400m fraud: Court delivers judgment on Metuh Feb 25 

Three Baltimore men exonerated after 36 years in prison

Bank chief resigns over money laundering scandal

Chief of staff resigns over murder case, says Malta PM

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap another Catholic priest in Nsukka 

BREAKING: 13 soldiers killed in Mali helicopter collision

Armed men hijack plane, steal baggage

Contract renewal: Rohr strives to meet NFF’s condition

PHOTOS: America checks turkeys into hotel ahead of Thanksgiving presidential pardon ceremony

8 armed men hijack plane, steal baggage

Borno gov, Zulum sacks Head of Service

Ancelotti’s future in spotlight as troubled Napoli visit Liverpool

Sacking of four workers draws angry reactions at Google

BREAKING: Four dead, 150 injured as powerful earthquake rocks Albania

6.4-magnitude quake strikes Albania

Police rescue two stolen kids in Anambra

Five hospitalised as building collapses in Lagos 

Monday, November 25, 2019

At last, NDDC budgets land in National Assembly

Universities told to refund half of students’ tuition

Discos reject 8,848MW of electricity in one week

Economy attracted $19.67bn investments in nine months — NBS

Why we can’t fix all bad roads — Director, FMWH

Leicester put up Iheanacho for sale

Mbappe backs Messi to win Ballon d’Or

THE THREE WISEMEN! Arsenal shortlist Poch, Allegri, Arteta

Gerrard cancels Xmas party for Aribo

Alleged N32.9bn fraud: Court remands Mompha in custody

Oyo APC, PDP trade accusations over appeal at S’Court

Make social media firms accountable, group tells National Assembly

Make social media firms accountable, group tells N’Assembly

Experts to examine role of digital payments in AfCFTA

ICT’s contribution to GDP rises to 11.34%

Osinbajo seeks preventive measures against violence against women

Suspected killer of Kogi PDP women leader arrested

Sowore, Bakare ask court to jail DSS DG

The First Lady’s problematic speech: A few take-aways

Reps demand 50% of elective positions for women

APC to review Dickson’s appointments in Bayelsa

Kogi/Bayelsa: Party chairmen indict security agencies

Yari protests non-payment of N10m monthly allowance

I inherited a state in ruins, says Ihedioha

‘Melaye will win on Saturday’

UNABUJA VC to deliver UNILORIN alumni lecture

Ekiti varsity VC seeks adequate funding for education sector

Five hospitalised as Lagos building collapses

Border closure: Benin, Niger haven’t met our conditions – FG

Create structure for special courts, Buhari tells judges

IPPIS: ASUU branches meet, say no going back

FG opens sexual offenders’ register, Osinbajo demands action

IPOB, others fault Onyema’s indictment

Court grants Maina N1bn bail

Protest as Rivers woman’s body recovered from well

Winners’ pastor arraigned for stealing church’s $90,000, N4.5m

Unpaid allowances: Ex-Niger Delta militants threaten to resume hostilities

Corpse of Taxify driver murdered by passengers found

Man fakes own kidnap, defrauds US-based mistress of N821,000

Rapper gets one-year jail for insulting police

Three die as storm front batters Greece

Neymar has ‘matured’ as a person and player, says Marquinhos

Defiant Bale down but not out at Real Madrid

Forte Oil seeks shareholders’ nod to change name

You didn’t get here without God’s blessing, cabinet member tells Trump

We won’t allow religion to divide Nigerians – Buhari

Four killed in DR Congo anti-UN protests

I launched advocacy group after my rape experience —Nollywood actress Elvin Ibru

Gridlock: Lagos to restrict movement of trucks – Sanwo-Olu

Conan, dog injured in Baghdadi raid gets hero’s welcome at White House

Suspected robber arrested after informing bank he’s coming to collect his ‘shares’

Man, wife trade accusations over cause of childlessness, seek divorce

Third term: Buhari’s decision irreversible – BMO

Hate speech bill will die in House of Reps —Lawmaker

N32.9bn alleged scam: Mompha’s Lebanese associate, Koudeih, for arraignment Thursday

Priests who abused deaf children get 40-year-jail terms

SEC approves 15 new securities worth N154.62bn in Q3

Implement N30,000 minimum wage, Oshiomhole begs APC govs

VIDEO: Anthony Joshua lands in Saudi Arabia for Ruiz rematch

Residents recover murdered woman’s body from well in Rivers

Mourinho rules out Zlatan signing for Spurs

2019 Batch C Stream II: NYSC ends orientation course, as govs charge corpers

Importing frozen chicken to Nigeria is madness  —AFAN Chair

Why we can’t fix all bad roads across the country —Director, Federal works

Your role more important than govt’s, Gbaja tells media

Supplementary election: PDP committed to Dino Melaye’s return to Senate —Zonal chair

Tennis: Pliskova hires Venezuelan coach Vallverdu

LVMH puts ring on jeweller Tiffany in $16.2 bn union

Police rescue two stolen children in Anambra

RRS operatives save man from jumping into Lagos lagoon

AfCTA’ll boost export quality of Nigeria products —Minister

BREAKING: Court grants Maina N1bn bail

Ronaldo ‘improving’ but in doubt for Atletico Madrid clash

Indecent dressing: Delta Poly burns 5,000 face caps seized from students, bans use on campus

French PM promises new measures against spousal murder

Woman allegedly sells day-old baby for N300,000

Federal poly expels two students over cultism

Real Madrid ‘not looking for revenge’ against PSG, says Zidane

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Party chairmen indict security agencies, clear INEC

Bail application: Maina arrives in court with walking stick

Nigeria’s Funmi Fagbola, Mercy Bankole win L’Oréal-UNESCO science awards

ASUU adamant, sets up monitoring committee against IPPIS

Police arrest suspected killers of PDP Women Leader in Kogi

Five things we learned from European football

Leaked gas poisons children at Russian school

Ramaphosa launches campaign against gender-based violence

Aguero out for ‘a few weeks’, says Guardiola

Social media, hate speech bills add no value to society —CSO

Uber loses London licence, says to appeal

Man defrauds US-based mistress, fakes kidnap

‘Priceless’ jewellery stolen in German museum heist

Ex-First Lady Michelle Obama visits Nigerian-born artist Njideka in her studio

BREAKING: Buhari, UNGA president meet

UK driver admits two charges after bodies found in truck

Neymar has ‘matured’ as a person, player —Marquinhos

PHOTOS: VP Osinbajo, Dolapo mark 30th wedding anniversary

Border closure: Security agencies recover arms, arrest 296 illegal immigrants

Two die in industrial accidents

Ubah advocates sustainable peace in Anambra communities

BREAKING: Former Niger Delta militants protest non-payment of allowances

Judge’s absence stalls Maurice Iwu’s N1.2bn fraud case

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich ‘not interested in selling up’

Angry residents burn town hall as 8 die in militia attack

France unveils plan to halt violence against women

[BREAKING] N32.9bn alleged scam: Court remands Mompha in prison

Lagos police arrest two suspected cultists

Lagos police arrested two suspected cultists

Kane hopes ‘winner’ Mourinho can end Spurs trophy drought

With $54.4bn net worth, Bloomberg to earn $1 annually if elected US president —Aide

Soldiers rescue man, wife held by jihadists

BREAKING: Court bars EFCC from prosecuting ex-Customs boss, Dikko

Nigerian arrested over alleged possession of illegal drugs in India

Chelsea will take confidence from defeat at Man City, says Lampard

BREAKING: Investment inflows into Nigeria dropped by $460m in Q3 —NBS

BREAKING: Suspected internet fraudster, Mompha arrives in court

Singapore uses law against misinformation for first time

Bush burning: Enforce laws, environment minister tells state govts

Rice price rises by 29.41% in two months

At 29, Taylor Swift shatters Michael Jackson’s record with 29 AMAs within 15 years

Future Awards: Burna Boy wins 2019 Young Person of the Year

NIESV, three members clash over expulsion from institution

Your drive, tenacity to lead Nigeria will materialise someday, Okowa tells Atiku at 73

Champions League: Tottenham banking on Mourinho recovering golden touch

WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange could die, 60 doctors write British minister

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Killings: Matawalle gives Yari condition to visit Zamfara

US indictment: Buhari’s aide, group disagree over Onyema

Fish out Kogi PDP woman leader’s murderers –Buhari

Varsities’ IPPIS begins today, ASUU urges boycott

Queen’s College and the rape of Ajai-Lycett

AMCON seeks judiciary’s support to recover N5.4tn debt

My passion for excellence drove me to work hard –Arotiba, best 2018 WASSCE candidate

Buhari has disobeyed court 40 times –AI lawyer

IG swaps new Ogun CP with Akwa Ibom’s

Onaiyekan carpets leaders

Nigerian democracy in reverse gear

Investment’ll elude Nigeria if insecurity is not tackled –Okowa

States lock horns with FG over road projects’ refund

25 die in DR Congo plane crash

Hate speech sponsor recants, removes death penalty from bill

Grandma poisons two-day-old baby to stop daughter’s marriage

Wenger to help Premier League improve VAR

PDP elders want Jonathan punished over Bayelsa loss

PFN opposes witches’ conference in Enugu

Mane matches Owen, Suarez record

CP orders clampdown on environmental, traffic offenders

Two missing, 11 rescued as boats collide in Lagos

Murder of Kogi PDP women leader, primitive behaviour – Buhari

Buhari gives productivity awards to JAMB registrar, Customs CG  

Union enjoying reputation as Bundesliga giant-killers

Ligue 1: Bordeaux edge 10-man Monaco to go third

Lagos-Abeokuta expressway accident claims one, injures two

Enugu Rangers protest CAF Cup early kick-off

Drowning man rescued from National Stadium swimming pool dies in hospital

Man Utd pegged back by Sheffield United after dramatic comeback

Woman allegedly poisons grandchild to prevent daughter from marrying baby’s dad

AGF’s rule on recovered assets will promote corruption – HEDA

Anti-social media bill: Senator defends alleged plagiarism of Singapore statute

Bilbao edge out Osasuna to climb fifth in La Liga

Ighalo, Osimhen, Nnadozie, Oshoala nominated for CAF Awards

Caicedo winner keeps Lazio third, Smalling lifts Roma

UK emigrant’s grass-to-grace tweets elicit #CongratulationsDoc as Nigerians ‘tap into blessing’

Pique says soul preserved at new Davis Cup, despite mixed attendances

Allen Onyema: America only goes after law breakers, says Buhari’s aide

Osun evacuates 19 livestock killed by lightning

Buhari concerned with APC’s continuation, not democracy’s survival —PDP

UPDATED: Bloomberg formally announces US presidential candidacy

Hate speech: Sponsor bows to pressure, removes death penalty from bill

Buhari orders completion of Ajaokuta steel company – Minister

Daniel Maldini continues family tradition at AC Milan

Witches’ conference: A subtle way of handing Enugu over to kingdom of darkness —PFN

Bodies of seven migrants on capsized boat found off Italy

Hate speech bill: Senator seeks opinion, says constituency’s position final

Bolsonaro’s son faces probe over ‘ghost employees’

Doctor dies of Lassa fever after performing surgeries on infected pregnant women

Boris Johnson unveils manifesto for Brexit Britain

LASG seals off Multipak Nig Ltd as worker’s head got stuck in machine

Children detained for tearing down political banner

Tennis: Federer, Zverev play in front of over 42,000

Two dead, one missing after rainstorms drench France

‘Govt House messenger’s arrest, EFCC’s plot to embarrass Umahi’

DR Congo: Plane crash kills 23

UK police charge man over Vietnamese migrants disaster

Hiroshima survivors tell pope of attack ‘hell’

One dies, seven injured in Anambra auto crash involving two clerics

Suspected female ISIS member return to Germany with three children

Miyetti Allah partners security agencies to expose criminals in Nasarawa

US Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg treated for chills, fever

Omeruo injured in Leganes defeat to Barcelona

Mourinho to raid Lille again for Osimhen

People who use music must pay for it —Lai Mohammed

68-year-old man celebrates 30 children, 70 grandchildren

Rohr faults media pressure for Tammy’s Eagles snub

Tiwa, Burna Boy, Wizkid, 2Baba, two others shine at 6th AFRIMA awards [FULL LIST]

Why Buhari hates the Hate Speech Bill

Onyekuru: Gala or nothing, snubs Russia, Spain offers

Tanzania’s ruling party set to sweep LG polls after opposition boycott

Prince Andrew looked at my breasts first, before looking at my face —Ex-lap dancer

Wilder knocks out Ortiz to retain WBC heavyweight title

Policeman shoots colleague dead in Lagos while dispersing crowd

FG to prioritise creative industry commercialisation in 2020 –Minister

81-year-old law graduate lauds Lead City chancellor

Oshoala: Playing for Barca, a dream come true

New bride Bambam excited, announces pregnancy

I’ll hand over civil service reforms report to Lyon –Dickson

BREAKING: Plane crashes into DR Congo town

Houses burnt in Taraba over change of school’s name

Akpabio must purge himself of impunity he enjoyed in PDP —Eta, APC vice chair

BREAKING: Tiwa, Burna Boy, Wizkid, 2Baba shine at 6th AFRIMA awards

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Kogi & Bayelsa gov polls: A confluence of bloodletting, irregularities

Bayelsa, Kogi polls: We’ll reform our party, says PDP

Saudi firm begins tourist visa services in Nigeria

FG agreed to pay $200m deposit, says P&ID…Nigeria to credit British court Monday –Firm

Adoke writes Malami, Interpol, demands release from detention

Nigeria has no reason to remain underdeveloped –Buhari

Many feared dead as herdsmen invade Adamawa village

Are, friends, families honour Olowude at 80

Three arrested as Hausa protest over installation of Seriki Ife

Fraud allegation: US may seize Onyema’s $14m, issues arrest warrant …Protect Onyema, ACF, Ohanaeze, others urge FG

We’ll deliver Lagos-Ibadan standard rail line by April –Amaechi

Railway construction: Army relocates units to Epe

NEITI, NNPC to determine outstanding federation account revenue

ASUU splits as faction directs lecturers to register for IPPIS

Constituency devt project bill, solution to executive blackmail –Senators

Matawalle’s allegations against Yari, baseless, unfounded, says APC scribe

ASUP condemns suspension of members in Bida poly

Kogi West: Adeyemi targets 90% votes in supplementary poll

Road accidents: Niger records 289 deaths in 2018

130 CSOs seek ban on killer weapons

‘Collaboration with IOCs sustaining nation’s GDP’

Imo begins training for civil servants

Fashola meets FRSC, FERMA teams on road repairs

The Buhari poverty master plan

Mobile court convicts 31 on traffic offences in Jos

‘We’re coming,’ warns Lampard, but Man City overcome Chelsea test

20 feared missing as dozens of migrants rescued off Italy

Police arrest 3 protesters over vacant Seriki stool in Ife

Italian footballers ‘show domestic violence red card’

Lightning kills 19 cows in Osun

Jonathan charges lecturers to shun rigging, protect democracy

Ex-England coach charged by FA over alleged racist comment

Woman may be jailed for going topless in her own home

Man City prepared to dig deep after Chelsea win —De Bruyne

Address electoral violence, rigging, PDP tells Buhari

Dino Melaye plays ‘Distinguished Senator’ in new movie

Houses set ablaze in Taraba community over school name’s change

Ogun gov: Withdraw your case  at Supreme Court, Olu of Ilaro tells Akinlade

Railway expansion: Nigerian army relocates units to Epe

Prisoners protest killing of colleague in Akwa Ibom

German footballer gets three-year ban for punching ref

PDP to fly flags at half-mast over Bayelsa, Kogi killings

Celtic thrash Livingston to edge ahead of Rangers

Pressure grows on Emery as Lacazette salvages late point for Arsenal

Higuain, Dybala score late to keep Juve top of Serie A

Bundesliga: Bayern climb to second as Gladbach slip up in Berlin

Liverpool late show sinks Palace

VIDEO: Kenyan lawmaker threatens to punch female colleague in parliament

Borno gov deploys 150 Cameroonian vigilantes against Boko Haram

Security: Group plans drivers’ database

Man caught with cocaine in car says ‘wind placed it there’

US military drone lost over Libyan capital Tripoli

German farmers to renew protest on Tuesday

Mourinho ‘happy’ after winning first game as Spurs’ coach

US loses military drone over Libya

Aregbesola cautions Nigerians with dual citizenship against applying for e-passport

Thousands march in France to protest alarming femicide levels

NIS arrests human traffickers with five victims in Katsina

La Liga: Barcelona leave it late to sneak past Leganes

Pope visits Japan, calls for nuclear weapons’ end

Mayweather to come out of retirement in 2020

BREAKING: Tottenham beat West Ham 3-2 in Mourinho’s first match

Zimbabwean president to rename ten streets after himself

Brescia drop Balotelli after training ground bust-up

Kenya landslides kill 29 people

ASUP condemns Bida poly members’ suspension

One killed, many wounded as DR Congo police fire on protesters

AMCON says taxpayers may bear burden of unrecovered debts

Collaboration with IOCs sustaining nation’s GDP —NNPC

Alleged fraud: I’ve never laundered money in my life —Air Peace boss, Onyema

Yari’s visit: Matawalle’s claims are baseless, says Zamfara APC

Accident in Anambra claims one

Canada impounds Tanzania’s plane over Namibian farmer’s compensation

12 bodies recovered as landslides hit Kenya

Immigration arrests suspected human trafficker with five victims

Army arrests suspected drug peddler with 60 wraps of cocaine

Nollywood’ll be compared to Hollywood in two years –Scott Roberts

Why I apologised for comments on Teddy A, Bambam wedding –CDQ

Full details of Allen Onyema, Air Peace CEO’s charge sheet

Lagos council officials arrest pastor in traffic, collect N25,000

Farmers are authentic heroes, says Buhari on farmers’ Day

23-year-old model battles stage-3 melanoma cancer

Lawmakers urge Sanwo-Olu to solve Lagos gridlock

US govt indicts Air Peace CEO in bank fraud, money laundering

VIDEO: Our N1.1trn budget of olimpotic meristemasis is driven by complex metaphysical realism —Gov Ayade

Adoke faces extradition, charges against him sent to Dubai – Sagay

Rihanna’s ex, Chris Brown, welcomes second child with ex-girlfriend

Alleged N5bn fraud: EFCC quizzes ex-Kwara revenue boss, others

Joshua turned down $50m to fight Wilder

Meet Reema Juffali, first female trailblazer in Saudi’s male dominated motor sports

Friday, November 22, 2019

Ekiti bank robbery: Police arrest two top workers, allege insiders’ connivance

Navy arrests 13, impounds N65.7m adulterated diesel

NFF poor package responsible for players dumping Eagles –Fashanu

My first Chelsea jersey was ‘okrika’ – Daddy Showkey

City vs Chelsea: Citizens looking to halt Blues’ spectacular form

Sanwo-Olu seeks $1bn infrastructure investment from China DFI

PFAs invest N34.89bn pension funds in infrastructure

68% of Nigeria’s N25.7tn debt, domestic, says DMO

Nigeria’s GDP rose by 2.28% in Q3 – NBS

Fraudster disguises as official, defrauds customer inside banking hall

Rohr: Eagles will not abandon Uzoho

Nigeria’s economy’ll benefit from border closure – Access Bank

Customs arrest trailer carrying banned injection, others in Imo

Driver arraigned for beating FRSC officials

Police discover three Benue family members dead in room

Three nabbed for gang-raping 14-year-old pupil

Senate panel begins work on anti-social media bill next week

Aggrieved NEC members ask Oshiomhole to resign

I won’t make mistake of seeking third term –Buhari

N5tn debt: Senate, AMCON move against VIP defaulters

Oyo govt opens bid for 198 intervention projects

I’ll arrest Yari if killings continue in Zamfara – Matawalle

Otti rejects appeal court judgement

Constituency projects: Presidency rules out conflict with N’Assembly

Again, A’Court reduces Dasuki’s bail conditions

36 Speakers ask Buhari to facilitate state police

Alleged P&ID scam: Court adjourns for Briton’s bail variation

Stop open defecation, FG tells state governors

Daniel, Shobanjo, Okoya, others celebrate Bisi Olatilo

Sowore, Bakare file N1bn suits against DSS boss, AGF

APC heads for S’Court as Tambuwal wins at A’Court

Court rules on Maina son’s bail Nov 29

Islamic group lauds Buhari, Osinbajo on anti-corruption, economy

Fight insecurity in your border, AU tells Nigeria, others

Discos: What review ordered by NEC says – Presidency

I’m not romantically attracted to any colleague –Rosaline Meurer

Copyright infringement: No bad blood between me and ‘sister’, Tiwa Savage –Danny Young

Nathaniel Bassey, Tope Alabi, others ready for Unusual Praise

Every time I talk, family, friends think I’m joking –Chief Zebrudaya of New Masquerade

Growing up without electricity made me passionate about sector – Ohaire, Rural Electrification Fund Executive Director

BOS brought me goodwill, not fortune –Bisi Olatilo

Nothing in Abalaka’s HIV/AIDS cure claim could stand scientific investigation –Prof Onuoha, Nigerian Academy of Science President

Sister of acting PS burnt to death alongside pregnant wife, children: Only the Bible can console me

Inferno: Late arrival of firefighters, greedy louts worsen victims’ woes

Publicity, exposure of Queen’s College pupil uncalled for –Ahmed, PTA chairman

Our abductors said security agencies lack capacity to stop them –Haruna, Kidnapped journalist

Scotland to host Israel in Euro 2020 play-off

Spain may press $660m graft case against uncle of Syria’s Assad

Dortmund held at home by bottom side Paderborn in six-goal thriller

Resign, aggrieved APC NEC members tell Oshiomhole

Israel’s Netanyahu: Security hawk who has served record term

Two jailed for torture, murder of three elderly people

I’m coming out of retirement in 2020 —Mayweather

Boeing unveils a new 737 MAX

Construction works on 2nd Niger Bridge 28% complete – Julius Berger

Police seize drug worth €100m from narcotics barons

Nigeria begins e-passport issuance in Tokyo, Seoul

Mourinho: I will never manage Tottenham, says Lampard

South Africa court to rule on Zuma’s appeal against graft trial

Sickle cell and priapism

N18bn retained in account linked to Mompha – EFCC

N33bn alleged internet fraud: EFCC to arraign Mompha on Monday

Court to rule Maina son’s bail application Nov. 29

Lagos PDP and its unending crises

Nigeria-Benin border closure affects our economy, Ghanaian parliamentarian cries

EFCC uncovers how Kwara lawmakers, firms shared N5bn revenue

How we shared N5bn among Kwara lawmakers, top govt officials —Witness

Vice Chancellors not against IPPIS —FUAM’s VC, Kimbir

Coldplay no-tour plan highlights growing climate awareness

Police in Benue discover three dead family members in a room

Traders lament closure of Oyingbo market

Social media followers greet Ivanka Trump’s tweet with vicious memes

Niger to change anthem over reference to colonial masters, France

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts NIPSS Course 41 participants

Prepare for heatwave, LASEPA warns Lagosians

South African Airways clinches deal to end strike

Court to rule on Faisal Maina’s bail application November 29

UN pledges to eradicate poverty, hunger

BREAKING: Appeal Court reaffirms Ganduje’s election. 

I won’t make the mistake of ‘third term’ -Buhari

68% of Nigeria’s N25.7tn debt is domestic, says DMO

Appeal Court makes second reduction of stringent bail conditions imposed on Dasuki

Seven seamen abducted as pirates attack ship in Equatorial Guinea

Fight insecurity, corruption along your borders, AU urges

Europol ‘most wanted’ arrested in Abidjan after 20 years on run

Oshiomhole: Police teargas protesters in Abuja

BREAKING: Buhari, Osinbajo, Akande attend APC NEC meeting

586 ex-Boko Haram members for deradicalisation in Gombe

Man allegedly assaults two FRSC officers with wire, tears uniforms

Buhari, APC govs to meet in Jos

Chagos Islanders protest British refusal to hand over to Mauritius

Obaseki swears in Esther Edigin as Edo Chief Judge

PDP BoT sets up committee to resolve conflict in Edo, Kano, Lagos

One dies as tipper rams into tricycle, SUV in Ogun

Pharmacists urge Nigerians to handle antibiotics with care

Sowore, Bakare file N500m suits against DSS boss, AGF

Ekiti bank robbery: CCTV captured staff stealing money, say police

172 FRSC personnel under corruption investigations —Oyeyemi

Klopp says Gomez ‘better than good’ after Sterling clash

Guinea-Bissau to pick president after years of chaos

BREAKING: Appeal Court reaffirms Tambuwal’s election

Reps PDP caucus seeks visa bans over Kogi, Bayelsa polls

Ooni hails Igbo on national unity

Touted as unbreakable, Elon Musk’s Cybertruck breaks during first outing

Abia gov: Otti rejects appeal court judgement validating Ikpeazu’s election  

N5 trillion debts: Senate, AMCON move against VIP defaulters

Buhari approves reappointment of NIMC boss

Nigeria doesn’t need grammar schools any more —Minister

Police confirm release of abducted Delta resident doctors’ president

Customs seize trailer carrying contraband Analgin, others in Imo

Ex-Nissan boss, Ghosn speaks to wife for first time in eight months

Ebonyi seals buildings located on designated recreation areas

Ethiopia to unveil referendum results on new state on Saturday

Zimbabwe sacks 435 striking doctors

JUST IN: Nigeria’s GDP grows by 2.28 per cent —NBS

Boy, 9, spends 9 months studying electrical engineering, rated three times smarter

Antetokounmpo’s big triple-double leads Bucks over Blazers

UN General Assembly president, Muhammad-Bande, arrives Nigeria

Indonesia ministries ban pregnant, LGBT, physically-challenged job seekers

Attitude of civil servants made me reject ministerial appointments twice —Afe Babalola

Police seek information on missing one-year-old boy in Ondo

Buhari, APC leaders set for NEC as caucus meeting ends

BREAKING: INEC lists affected areas for Kogi West senatorial rerun

PDP BoT decries losses, queries members’ roles in Kogi, Bayelsa elections

Foreign debt servicing gulps $1.66bn in 12 months

Rivers serial killer’s victims still in mortuary – CP

Akwa Ibom suspends 71 pupils over attempt to burn school

PSC incurs N349.3m judgment debts over extrajudicial killings

FCSC probes employment letters of 29 sports ministry’s officers

‘Probe Makinde over Kogi poll’

Osun school shut as thugs threaten attack

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Family, friends seek release of FUTA graduate arrested for land-grabbing

FG recovers N594.08bn through whistle-blower policy

Groups fault Bayelsa governorship election

Nigeria’s Peter Arotiba emerges overall best in WASSCE

LASG urges intending pilgrims to be good ambassadors

Businessman wins Ogunbote’s daughter’s heart

OparanozIe’s wonder strike wins FRENCH award

Podolski to open Kebab business in Poland

Beans and bread my favourite food –Okereke

Milan offer Zlatan €6m

NECA, LCCI kick as Senate okays Buhari’s VAT hike

UEFA charge Belgium over Boyata, Batshuayi mixup

Joshua afraid to loss again

Lagos gridlock: Police commissioner deploys 1,000 personnel

Auba postpones Arsenal contract talks

I wasn’t committed during my playing career –Sneijder

Mourinho: I won’t repeat past mistakes at Spurs

Ruiz defeat made me smarter fighter, says Joshua

Fayemi U-15 tourney begins in Ekiti

Ndidi, Iwobi, Uzoho listed for 2019 CAF Best XI

Equal pay: Oparanozie hails Edo for taking lead

Any request by Buhari to NASS, good for Nigeria — Lawan

I rejected Barca to save my career – Ighalo

Protesters call for Oshiomhole’s sacking

We will turn sports to business –Dare

UK begins to repatriate British orphans in Syria

Russian athletics officials suspended for obstructing doping investigation

US unveils $600m aid for DRC transition

Israeli PM Netanyahu defiant after corruption indictment

Govt recalls 800,000 damaged condoms, fearing they may burst during action

Buhari, party leaders hold APC caucus meeting

Whistle blowers now reluctant to come forward —FG

LAWMA shuts Oyingbo Market over careless refuse dumping

Prince Andrew: The playboy ex-pilot dogged by scandal

Hillary Clinton hails Michelle Obama over Grammys nomination

Kogi West: INEC fixes supplementary election for Nov 30

Dog gets prosthetic leg after surgery

Nigeria imports $600m cassava derivatives annually –CBN

Four-year-old boy dies after falling into hot pot

‘Humble’ Mourinho not planning on big changes at Spurs

Any request from Buhari is good for the nation, we’ll act on it —Lawan

Xhaka’s ‘mindset is better’ after spat with fans, says Emery

Netanyahu indicted for bribery, fraud and breach of trust

Re-election: Oshiomhole presents Yahaya Bello to Buhari

[BREAKING] Power supply: FG, NEC review ownership of Discos

Policeman, five-year-old girl allegedly killed in Ekiti bank robbery

7 tips you need to stay safe in Lagos traffic

Your victory is well-deserved, Miyetti Allah tells Bello

Gunmen abduct president of resident doctors in Delta

Not much progress has been made in researching West African dwarf goats —Don

Three arraigned for allegedly distributing answers to WASSCE candidates

Cancel Bayelsa, Kogi elections, Secondus tells INEC

Internet celebrity, Mompha, sues EFCC, demands N5m

Jury system will tackle problem of corrupt judges —Sagay

Court sentences three over US embassy shooting

My client is bleeding, Maina’s counsel tells judge

Family planning: No longer women’s headache, as male birth control injection nears approval

EFCC arraigns lawyer for alleged N21m fraud

FG approves PPP projects worth $8bn in eight years —ICRC boss

I’ll refund N45K dowry once my husband pays N43K he owes me —Wife

Respect prostitutes, victims of human trafficking —Pope

Costa set for three months out after operation

$11m cyber fraud: Invictus Obi forfeits N280m to FG

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts speakers of 36 state Houses of Assembly

BREAKING: Oshiomhole to meet House of Reps APC caucus

Bayelsa election: We don’t have anything against Jonathan —PDP

Kano High Court nullifies four newly created emirates

Kogi INEC presents Certificates of Return to Bello, Onoja

BREAKING: Ayade presents 1.1 trillion budget for 2020

BREAKING: Senate okays 7.5% hike in VAT,  6 other taxes 

BREAKING: Osinbajo, governors hold NEC meeting

BREAKING: Osinbajo, govs hold NEC meeting

JUST IN: Gunmen kidnap nursing mother, baby, others in Kaduna

Pope meets Thai Buddhist patriarch on visit promoting harmony

Ruiz defeat made me a smarter fighter, says Joshua

APC crisis: Edo caucus in NASS backs Oshiomhole, attacks Obaseki

AC Milan offer Ibrahimovic six-month deal

JUST IN: Gunmen attack Oyo commissioner, kill driver

Buhari, 36 state assembly speakers meet

Sowore, Bakare’s sureties not subject to DSS verification —Falana

Bayelsa gov-elect receives Certificate of Return

South African ex-security minister arrested for corruption

Maina arrives in court for trial continuation

18 jihadists killed by Burkina Faso police

Google tightens political advert policy to thwart abuse

Buhari signs Executive Order 009 to end open defecation

Mother-of-six throws day-old baby in pit

Bayelsa/Kogi: PDP NWC backs court action against polls’ results

Ruiz: Joshua dropped me with lucky punch

FEC approves justice sector policy

Customs intercept N2.5m fake currency

Senate, kill the hate speech bill

B’ball: Criticisms trail Saraki’s NBA tweet

MOSOP gives conditions for oil exploration in Ogoni

Gunmen kidnap DPO, demand N50m ransom

Contractor arraigned for defrauding firm of N6.3m

Magu deserves to be confirmed as substantive EFCC boss —Sagay

Fayemi in US, says leaders must be accountable

Terrible traffic situation in Lagos is temporary —Commissioner

Bisi Olatilo backs FG on social media regulation

Quid pro quo: Latin phrase dominates US impeachment process

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Stop supplying products to bandits, DPR warns Zamfara filling stations

150 million Nigerians risk financial fraud, says NCC

Kaduna police arrest suspected cattle rustlers, recover livestock

29 persons with HIV died during Abalaka’s treatment –Govt

NYSC to replace limbs of Kano corps member

Fire destroys plaza, 15 shops, goods in Lagos

Group sues Buhari for extending Permanent Secretaries’ tenure

Senate probes Investment & Securities Tribunal chair’s sacking

Eagles’ comeback spirit thrills Troost-Ekong

EFCC arraigns Maina on fresh N738.6m contract scam

No IPPIS, no pay order: FG, ASUU clash again

Mourinho raids Lille for Osimhen’s coach

Nov FG bonds oversubscribed by N102.35bn

President sued for transferring NDDC to Niger Delta ministry

FAAC allocates N702bn to FG, states, LGs

PTA to probe Queen’s College parent-guard spat

Edo first to implement equal pay globally – Falode

Rohr temporarily shuts door on Eze

APC NEC to determine Amosun, Okorocha, Akeredolu’s fate

P&ID: Nigeria appeals $200m order, Abuja trial begins

Burna Boy nominated for Grammy Awards

Ndidi poised for 100th EPL game

Govs reject death penalty for hate speech

Rohr to Dare: Bring back Eagles to Abuja

Enugu renames street after Ekwueme

Unsworth impressed with Adeniran’s progression

Musa to sponsor 100 university students

Germany says lawyer for Turkey embassy arrested

Sondland: Trump ‘never’ discussed Ukraine aid freeze with me

Mourinho pledges ‘passion’ after being named Spurs boss

NPFL: Sunshine Stars beat title-holders Enyimba

Top diplomat implicates Trump in explosive impeachment testimony

Trump says exonerated by Sondland impeachment testimony

Tennis: Murray digs deep at Davis Cup to give Britain lead over Holland

Lille confirm two members of coaching staff to join Mourinho at Tottenham

Ex-AGF Adoke’s arrest in Dubai proof anti-graft war working —Sagay

JUST IN: Govs meet over Budget support facility refund

French media launch copyright case against Google

Elites pained by shortage of easy money that used to go round —Sagay

Navy hands over unregistered cocoa factory, suspect to NAFDAC

APC condemns post-election violence, killing in Kogi

Alleged $9.6b P&ID scam: EFCC presents witness against Briton

Tennis: Djokovic presses for merge between Davis Cup, ATP Cup

We’ve expelled students in sex video – Babcock

Delaney out as Dortmund host bottom side Paderborn

Electoral Act amendment bill scales second reading in Senate

Amnesty International declares Sowore, Bakare, Jalingo prisoners of conscience

‘Kirikiri inmate who pulled $1m scam lodges in hotels, has access to internet, family’

Mourinho meets Spurs squad after being named as new boss

Key nominees for the 2020 Grammy Awards

Grammy 2020: Burna Boy nominated in ‘Best World Music Album’ category

140 illegal structures up for demolition in Abuja communities

BREAKING: Buhari signs Executive Order 009 ending open defecation by 2025

British Council trains Lagos magistrates, judges on domestic violence

Ondo records 156 road crashes in 10 months, says FRSC

2020 budget contains N150bn wasteful, unclear expenditure —Group

Euro 2020 format is a ‘scandal’ —De Bruyne

175kg extreme body builder enlists in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship

South African Airways to resume more flights amid strike

Breakout star Lizzo leads Grammy nominations with eight

Ethiopia stuns Ivory Coast, Madagascar bag record win

Proposed death penalty for hate speech is extreme —Faleke

Bale’s latest act of rebellion poses new problem for Zidane

Man poses as pilot to dodge airport queues

Rohr’s contract extension lies with NFF —Sunday Dare

Kogi election: Melaye storms INEC office with 21 video clips, demands cancellation

BREAKING: Social media bill scales second reading in Senate

Bus probe: Ambode’s suit incompetent, lawmakers tell court

Police recruitment: Court to deliver judgment in PSC suit Dec 4

EU warns Italy, France over budget overspending

Twitter accuses UK of misleading public in election row

Don’t open land borders yet, Senator tells Buhari

Police recruitment: Court to deliver judgment in PSC suit on Dec. 4

Your humility, patriotism will continue to resonate, Buhari tells Jonathan at 62

BREAKING: Buhari presides over first FEC meeting after London trip

Banditry: Zamfara gov suspends another district head

Police arrest false Facebook suitor in Anambra

At least 10 killed in DR Congo by rebels

Court sentences man to life imprisonment for drug trafficking

Court jails Borno prosecutor for soliciting N7m bribe

Olofu emerges FAAC commissioners’ forum chair, vows to boost IGR

Businessman arrested over journalist murder —Police

Number of Nigerian students in US rises to 13,423 – Report

Ramsey fires Wales to Euro 2020, rounds off main qualifying phase

PHOTOS: Scene of Iju Ishaga fire incident in Lagos

Two US service members killed in Afghan helicopter crash

Nadal hails ‘amazing atmosphere’ as Spain beat Russia at Davis Cup

Paedophilia: Australian universities cut ties with Britain’s Prince Andrew

Son of former German president stabbed to death

Gay Saudi couple seeks asylum in Australia

More youths at risk of HIV infection, group warns

Son of former German president stabbed to death in hospital

Anti-graft war far from over, time for new strategies —Senate

Ondo promotes 23,720 civil servants

Akpeyi ruled out of Telkom semis

Ugbo grateful to Flo

Economist urges Africa to adopt Chinese Yuan as reserve currency

BREAKING: Tottenham Hotspur appoint Jose Mourinho as manager

Convicted fraudster plans $1m scam from Kirikiri prison

Senate rejects temporary ban on generator importation

Kogi PDP women leader burnt alive at home

Police rescue kidnapped Benue medical doctor

Group kicks against Onyali’s appointment as Dare’s aide

Chukwueze won’t rule out Villarreal exit

Sanwo-Olu pledges support for Operation Crocodile Smile IV

Adesanya to open UFC gyms in Nigeria

Council hqtrs: Ekiti court stops suit challenging S’Court verdict

Cholera killed 28 in Bauchi in 2018

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

I’m not afraid of death, says Obasanjo

UBEC begins school-to-farm programme in schools

NCC working on cheaper data services, says Danbatta

21 Ibadan kings lose crowns

CAN decries indecent dressing, forced marriage

Sanwo-Olu seeks end to infant, maternal mortality

Fire razes OAU morgue, 12 corpses burnt

Ashok Leyland, Stallion unveil Partner, Boss trucks

Bayelsa/Kogi polls: Politicians sewed uniforms for fake cops, says IG

MFM’s Akanni dreams NPFL title

Germany supports border communities with €18m

NNPC spends N1bn daily, petrol subsidy hits N19.37/litre

2020 budget threatened as Finance Bill suffers setback

As Lagos fruit market goes down

‘Why Nigeria can’t tackle corruption’

TMG to write ICC, UN over Kogi violence

Ruiz rematch: Joshua reveals new ‘killer’ mindset

Court orders IG to release ghost officers’ list

Senate probes NEMA’s responses to disasters

Merchants dump PoS, inactive terminals hit 131,201

Killings: Zamfara Assembly seeks death penalty for bandits

Automobile painter sleeping inside oven dies in Lagos

Beyond Kogi, Bayelsa election imbroglio

Government against Nigeria’s poor

Air force acquires 19 aircraft, orders 18 more

French Embassy gets first female Consul General

President-elect may resume in Villa before inauguration

Constituency projects: Buhari attacks National Assembly

Buhari confirms APC NEC meeting for Friday

Buhari orders institutions to build public toilets

Sowore: Canterbury archbishop replies SERAP, DSS alleges threat

APC using Jonathan to legitimise fraud, says Dickson

Spending: Reps summon Akpabio, NDDC

Mikel unfazed by Lampard’s success

Minister advises public analysts on good laboratory practice

Police parade Enugu pastor for rape, money rituals

Murray tells sceptics to give new Davis Cup a chance

Coutinho stars as Brazil outclass South Korea in Abu Dhabi friendly

Ukraine getting ‘tired’ of Trump scandal, says Zelensky

China tariffs will go ‘even higher’ without deal, says Trump

Hong Kong university protesters defy surrender warnings

Boris Johnson, Labour leader face off in first election debate

Trump spokeswoman says Obama aides left mean notes in White House

Maradona quits as coach of Argentina’s Gimnasia: club

BREAKING: Tottenham sack Mauricio Pochettino

JUST IN: FG postpones Abuja carnival

I’m not afraid of death, says Obasanjo

Bayelsa gov-elect, Lyon, gets Certificate of Return Thursday

NIMASA remits N16bn revenue in 10 months

JUST IN: 21 Ibadan kings lose crowns as court set aside Ajimobi gazette

Denmark thwart Ireland again to join Switzerland at Euro 2020

Epstein prison guards charged over falsifying records

Alleged betrayal: I’m following your path, Shaibu tells Oshiomhole

Bonucci extends Juventus contract until 2024

Equatorial Guinea: Buhari receives President Mbasogo’s special envoy 

Manchester City’s revenue rises to £535m

Sowore: Archbishop of Canterbury office replies SERAP

Buhari condoles with Atiku, as ex-VP loses close aide

FG orders NBC to formulate new broadcasting regulations

Buhari condoles with Atiku, as ex-VP loses aide

Bayelsa election: PDP will challenge result —Gov Dickson

Church of England consecrates first black female bishop

Alleged assault: Court admits CCTV footage, statements as evidence against Abbo

Fraudster masterminds $100m scam from Kirikiri correctional facility

Belgium are mentally stronger ahead of Euro 2020, says Hazard

Court orders IGP to release details of 80,115 ghost police officers

Dogs kill pregnant woman in France

Rape: CAN warns against indecent dressing in churches

US hails $110m rice export agreement with South Korea

Police rescue kidnapped medical doctor in Benue

Rabies: Delta to immunise 5,000 dogs

Fake policemen disrupted polls in Bayelsa, Kogi – IGP

BREAKING: Police parade pastor for alleged rape of follower

BREAKING: Reps minority caucus rejects Kogi, Bayelsa polls results

Senate accuses public hospitals of issuing fake medical reports

Ghana’s ex-president Mahama appeal to Nigeria govt to open up borders

Zamfara recent killings despite peace process unfortunate —Gov Matawalle

DSS appeals to Sowore’s sureties to come forward

Violence: 400 CSOs demand cancellation of Kogi election

WikiLeaks: Swedish prosecutor drops Assange rape probe

How Edo dep gov, Shaibu, betrayed me —Oshiomhole

Senate directs FG to construct public toilets across Nigeria 

Govt needs to overhaul football administration – Elegbeleye

Germany provides N7.2b for development of border communities

Court sentences 18 to jail for corruption, bribery

Luis Enrique returns as Spain coach after daughter’s death

Luis Enrique to replace Moreno and return as coach of Spain

Buhari writes Senate over six aviation bills

Guardiola’s agent rules out a return to Bayern Munich

Thousands in Philippines flee Typhoon Kalmaegi

Kolade Johnson: Court remands dismissed cop at Ikoyi prison

BREAKING: Gbajabiamila swears in three Reps

Ex-convict jailed for stealing N4,000 phone

BREAKING: N1tn spent on NASS constituency projects in 10yrs without results – Buhari

Consult embassy before doing business in Dubai, ambassador advises Nigerians

PDP woman leader burnt alive at home in Kogi

Jihadists kill four troops in Chad

Lawan swears in Danbaba as Senator 

BREAKING: Corpses burnt as fire razes OAU morgue

Gunmen ambush Burundian soldiers

Homemade soup may fight malaria —Study

New Lagos police commissioner pledges to prioritise traffic management

Measles death toll in Samoa rises to 15 —UNICEF

Trump had no chest pain, doctor debunks speculation

15 killed in China mine blast

Three Iran security personnel killed by ‘rioters’ – Reports

Eagles are a very good team –Senong

SoulTrain: Wizkid wins songwriting award for‘Brown Skin Girl’

Bayelsa: Dickson made APC’s victory much easier – Sylva

Senate disowns hate speech bill, sponsor gets threat messages

Lagos seals buildings in Ikoyi, Lekki

Subsidy on petrol now N18.68/litre – PPPRA

Fake corps members have been prosecuted, jailed – NYSC 

NFF yet to determine my future, says Rohr

Monday, November 18, 2019

Court stops production of ID cards by Mastercard

APC awaits Buhari’s approval for NEC meeting

Nigeria, South Africa operate difficult visa regimes, say AfDB, AU

LAUTECH crisis unfortunate but surmountable –Minister

Go to court, Buhari tells PDP, others, as Bello wins

Panic as 500 EKSU workers face the sack

Alot and other fanciful errors you should avoid

Hoodlums vandalise 200 vehicles during Lagos clash

LASG tranquillizes, removes lion from Indian’s VI residence

Man remanded for killing his mother in Ebonyi

Eight die in Kogi petrol tanker crash

Policemen driving against traffic crush two to death

How two siblings beheaded my 10-year-old son –Father

Woman jailed three years for stealing one-month-old baby

Benue fire kills perm sec, pregnant wife, children

Stop going for treatment abroad – LUTH CMD

We won’t enrol on IPPIS, ASUU insists

Police to prosecute six FUTA students

Bandits kill 14 in fresh Zamfara attack

We’ll speedily pass girl child education bill — Senate

N6.3bn: Jang granted leave to file no-case submission

Social media regulation shouldn’t worry genuine journalists — FG

Educate Nigerians on VAT hike, senators tell minister

N’Assembly lacks power to pass hate speech bill –Falana

As Zik and Achebe remember Nigeria from beyond

Security agencies aided rigging in Kogi, Bayelsa polls – CSOs

Gbajabiamila, Wase congratulate Bello, Lyon

Oyetola says Bayelsa victory signals Nigerians’ support for APC

Obaseki congratulates Lyon, Bello on victory at polls

Army objects to Falana’s suit on Operation Positive Identification

Why we visited Jonathan – APC leaders

DSS lied over Dasuki continuous detention –Lawyer

Lawan, Abiodun hail APC, Kogi, Bayelsa govs-elect

FG raises awareness on face-eating disease

US cows swim miles to safety after storm sweeps them into the sea

Surgeon suspected of molesting nearly 200 children

Seven Malian soldiers die in clash with jihadists

Russia repatriates around 30 toddlers from Iraq

Operation Positive Identification: Army objects to Falana’s suit

Pele’s ‘1,000th goal’ scored 50 years ago today

Three jailed as eight newborns die in maternity ward fire

Bayelsa governor-elect visits Tinubu in Abuja

Open market price of PMS hits N163.68 —PPPRA

Pete Buttigieg: Is America ready for a gay president?

Why National Assembly lacks power to pass hate speech bill —Falana

Educate Nigerians on VAT hike, senators asks finance minister

UAE hasn’t communicated about Adoke’s arrest —Malami

Boats on Lagos waterways due for inspection December —LASWA

Varsity appeals for release of lecturer, abducted three months ago

14 killed as bandits attack Zamfara community

PHOTOS: Bayelsa gov-elect visits Buhari

Three dead in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

More than 100,000 children in migration-related US detention —UN

PHOTOS: Osinbajo hosts robotics engineer, Silas Adekunle

I won Bayelsa governorship election, says PDP candidate, Douye Diri

Nissan recalls nearly 400,000 vehicles over braking system defect

LAUTECH lecturers begin strike

Alleged 6.3bn fraud: Court grants Jang 14 days to file no-case submission

Brutality: Ondo police to prosecute six FUTA students

We’ll campaign for non-violent Niger Delta -NDDC boss

Lack of Champions League begins to hit Man Utd finances

Cosmetics brand: Kylie Jenner to sell majority stake for $600m

Woman bags three years for stealing one-month-old baby

NASS to grill finance minister, Emefiele, others, over N72bn, $73m NDDC debts

Kogi election: Gov Bello dedicates victory to mother, people

BREAKING: Bayelsa gov-elect, Lyon, sighted at Aso Rock

FG raises public awareness of oro-facial gangrenous disease

I will ‘strongly consider’ testifying in impeachment probe, says Trump

Appeal court upholds Taraba governor, Ishaku’s re-election

16 trapped in China coal mine blast

Kogi election: We will retrieve our ‘stolen’ mandate —Wada

WikiLeaks: Sweden to give ‘new information’ on Assange rape probe

Man remanded for killing own mother in Ebonyi

LASG tranquilises, removes lion from Victoria Island house

Fuel tanker fire kills eight in Kogi

Senate disowns hate speech bill, says it’s Abdullahi’s idea

Court adjourns trial of Port Harcourt ‘serial killer’

Kogi elections: Join hands with Bello to attain next level, APC tells PDP

Three motorcyclists feared dead in Long Bridge accident

Perm Sec, pregnant wife, two kids burnt to death in Benue —Police

PHOTOS: Three feared dead as fuel tanker explodes in Lokoja

Ex-UEFA chief Platini slams VAR as ‘load of crap’

Camel-riding gunmen kill six in Adamawa

BREAKING: Appeal court upholds Taraba governor Ishaku’s re-election

Tennis: Nadal ends year as number one for fifth time

62-year-old jailed nine years for peddling 2.66kg cocaine

Kogi election: Victory, race well won, says Buhari

Tsitsipas beats Thiem to win ATP Finals title

Tiger kills farmer, injures tourist

BREAKING: INEC declares Bello winner of Kogi gov election

Inflation rate rises to 11.61% in Oct

Four killed, six injured in California backyard shooting —Police

Girl dies, several feared missing as bridge collapses

Bayelsa election: Omo-Agege congratulates David Lyon

Symbolic swearing-in for Sri Lanka’s new president

Catalan president goes on trial for ‘disobedience’

PHOTOS: How Bayelsa APC supporters marked Lyon’s victory

Brazil rally back to win U-17 World Cup

Ruiz vs AJ II in Saudi may be Anthony Joshua’s last fight

Hazard is a lazy player – Mikel

Bayelsa election: Buhari congratulates governor-elect, David Lyon

Simon among 50 most expensive loan players

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Husband arraigned for stealing wife’s money

Like el-Rufai, Buhari should kneel and beg Nigerians

Azeez hoping for more Eagles chance

Uzoho backs Eagles to rule Africa again

AFCON qualifier: Osimhen’s double helps Nigeria beat Lesotho 4-2

Air Peace, Embraer seal three $212.6m aircraft deal

If Jesus were in Nigeria today, he won’t keep quiet – Obasanjo

APC dislodges PDP in Bayelsa, wins governorship election

Community policing can’t work without police decentralisation — Ekweremadu

Man bathed with hot water during argument dies

Petrol-laden tanker explodes in Osun, three buildings razed

Engineer crushed by wanted water tanker driver dies

Panic as Indian guards Lagos house with lion

FUTA suspends six students for brutalising mate

N50,000 offered to compromise Kogi election –Returning officer

Situation Room, NBA lament Bayelsa, Kogi polls’ violence

Kogi death toll rises from four to six

SERAP petitions ICC over poll violence

Melaye rejects senatorial election result

PDP accuses soldiers of arresting members

Armed men overwhelmed security agents –PSC

APC dislodges PDP in Bayelsa, wins governorship poll

Repeal Pension Reform Act, N’Assembly told

Bandits kill two in Katsina

ABU lecturer, brother escape from kidnappers in Kaduna

Two abducted lecturers regain freedom in Kaduna

Ekiti moves against tax evasion

Learn from Brexit, Fashola tells Nigerians

Unbelievable tales of states where learning takes place under trees

Ecobank supports AFRIMA to boost creative sector

FG begins promotion tests for civil servants

Ending the needless Almajiri syndrome

‘Akeredolu is still on suspension’

Enugu Catholic priest regains freedom

Gunmen attack Adamawa community, kill six hunters

Confusion as Interpol arrests Adoke in Dubai

Blackout looms as Gencos threaten shutdown over charge

Elumelu knocks Secondus for attacking Reps minority leadership

Kogi PDP rejects governorship election results

Abiodun blames FRSC for Ota tollgate accidents

NEC: APC holds emergency NWC meeting today

INEC declares Kogi West Senatorial election inconclusive

CEO of LifeBank, Temie Giwa-Tubosun, wins $250K Jack Ma grant

#Kogi/BayelsaDecide: We remain strong, united –PDP

Bayelsa election result: APC leads in 4 of 6LGAs

Nigeria’s diversity better managed with federal system – Fashola

#Kogi/BayelsaDecide: INEC winds down Situation Room

Lagos seals eight churches, mosques over noise pollution

Lagos govt discovers lion used as ‘maiguard’ by Indian national

Kogi, Bayelsa elections have destroyed Nigerians’ hope in democracy – PDP

[BREAKING] AFCON 2021 qualifier: Super Eagles beat Lesotho 4-2

Bayelsa election result: APC floors PDP in Jonathan’s LGA

#BayelsaDecide2019: APC floors PDP in Jonathan’s LGA

North Korea went too far in calling Biden ‘rabid dog’, says Trump

Defending champions Portugal qualify for Euro 2020

Kogi election result: Bello leading in 8 LGs

#KogiDecide2019: Bello leading in 8 LGs

No ad hoc staff missing in Kogi —INEC

#KogiDecide2019: Three confirmed dead, casualty list still being compiled —Police

Pope hosts meal for 1,500 poor, homeless

Ondo, Ekiti to construct toll gate on federal road

Van Dijk withdraws from Estonia match for ‘personal reasons’

Kogi election: PDP’s Wada rejects results

FUTA suspends six students for brutalising colleague to a coma

Kogi election: Missing 30 ad hoc staff safe —INEC

Euro 2020 takes shape as Netherlands, Germany, Croatia qualify

Kogi election: INEC loses electoral officer to boat mishap

Kogi election: Don’t cause violence, APC warns PDP

Kogi election: PDP rejects Okene LG results, alleges votes allocation

Loew running out of time to rebuild Germany before Euro 2020 finals

BREAKING: ABU lecturer, brother escape from kidnappers’ den in Kaduna

Two planes collide at Frankfurt airport

South Africa unions threaten to ‘shut down’ aviation sector

Nigerians seek punishment for policemen who ‘seized’ DELSU student’s N150,000 tuition fee

Boat operators besiege Bayelsa INEC office, urge payment for job done

BREAKING: Suspected bandits kill two in Katsina community

Insecurity: Officials relocate collation of Nembe, Southern Ijaw results to INEC headquarters

Google enters battle for cloud gaming market

Four more deaths in Bolivia protests

Kogi election: FCT minister delivers polling unit, ward to APC

Gov election: INEC yet to commence collation of Bayelsa results

VIDEO: FUTA suspends students over assault

PHOTOS: Electoral materials arrive Bayelsa INEC office

Lesotho vs Eagles aim to maintain perfect record against Crocodiles

N150,000 school fees: Nigerians seek justice for student, want erring policemen punished

Ufuoma McDermott reveals secret of friendship with Omoni Oboli, others

A CUT ABOVE! Messi confesses: Zidane’s Real shirt is the only shirt I ever wanted

Ronaldinho better than Messi, CR7– Willian

Aramco posts $1.71tr in blockbuster IPO

Strike: South African Airways hold talks with unions

Real reasons Gombe Deputy Speaker was impeached —Majority Leader

Ketu fruit market demolished for security reasons –Council chairman

The challenges of Africa’s part-time footballers in Qatar

Razzmatazz: Entertainment bigwigs shut down Dubai

Boris Johnson broke my heart, says US businesswoman

Police parade pastor for raping, impregnating daughter

Man starts bushfire to protect cannabis crop

Boko Haram: Troops rescue octogenarian, others in Borno

#KogiDecide2019: My nephew shot at polling unit on Saturday is dead —Melaye

Dangote truck drivers block Lagos-Abeokuta road, cause gridlock

Why we’re at war with Obaseki —Airhiavbere

PHOTOS: Fayemi attends Fayose’s son’s wedding in Lagos

Ginter the inspiration as Germany clinch Euro 2020 spot

Thugs invade Bayelsa polling unit, cart away thumb-printed ballot papers

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Hazard brothers shine as Belgium thump Russia 4-1

Fayemi attends Fayose son’s wedding in Lagos

Bloody gov polls: Four killed in Kogi, violence rocks Bayelsa

Olympic qualifier: D’Tigress beat Mozambique, play Mali in semis

Ndidi is Leicester’s unsung hero, Redknapp

APC in early lead in Bayelsa East senatorial district

Protect your votes, PDP tells Kogi, Bayelsa voters

Dino Melaye alleges violence, ballot snatching

Bello, APC forcing INEC, NYSC officials to sign results sheets – PDP

Results in volatile area’ll be rejected, INEC says

Politicians spread fake news during elections –CDD

Nwosu blames NFF for Tokyo 2020 Olympics miss

Westerlo terminate Emenike’s contract

Osimhen: I want to erase Yekini’s goals record

U-23 AFCON: Olabiran apologises to Nigerians

I will never switch to boxing –Adesanya

My future in NFF’s hands – Imama

Musa: We won’t underrate Lesotho

Stop lying, obey court orders, Falana tells DSS

Mother of toddler missing during Ondo church’s service: Church, pastor must find my only child

Kogi election: ‘Politicians engage in fake news to invalidate INEC’

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: INEC says results in volatile areas will be rejected

Catholic priest abducted in Enugu

Road accident claims seven lives in Osun

Protect your votes, PDP tells electorate in Kogi, Bayelsa

Concert: I’m coming, Burna Boy tells South Africans

Britain’s Prince Andrew has ‘no recollection’ of Epstein sex accuser

Akinlade drags Gov Abiodun to Supreme Court over Ogun election 

Ex-Liverpool defender Matteo undergoes brain surgery

Buhari admits reorganising Presidency, govt, says ethnic, political interpretations unfortunate

Voting ends, collation begins in Bayelsa gov election

Open defecation can increase sexual assault on children, women —Minister

Sporadic violence greets Bayelsa, Kogi gov elections

Kogi election: Melaye tells INEC not to accept results from violent areas

Police arrest two suspected kidnappers in Anambra

Reps probe NAF chopper crash, summon CAS

60-year-old Catholic priest dies in parish church fire

Appeal court sacks Imo Reps member

Two suspects arrested for planning to attack President Macron

Busola vs Fatoyinbo: What the court papers say

[Bayelsa election] PHOTOS: Women protest at Opolo, say election didn’t take place

Rebels kill 14 civilians in DR Congo

Corps member feared missing as thugs attack polling unit in Bayelsa

Gunmen kill herbalist in Ondo

Sudan verdict in Bashir graft trial on December 14

Bayelsa election: PDP members denied opportunity to vote —Diri

Inter Milan coach Conte under police protection after bullet sent in post

[Bayelsa election] PHOTOS: Voters wade through mud in Southern Ijaw

Bayelsa gov election: Journalists rescued as boat capsizes in Nun River

Bayelsa gov election: I’m really disappointed —Jonathan

Southgate to bring Sterling back from England exile

Bayelsa election: Dickson accuses security agencies of conniving with APC

Teenage suspect in California school shooting dies

Kogi gov election: Journalists attacked in Ayetoro, car damaged

Bayelsa election: Police, army, DSS, others tighten security at INEC headquarters

Liverpool star Gomez’s difficult week ends on low note

Kogi election: APC deputy gov candidate, Onoja, votes

Bayelsa election: PDP candidate describes process as smooth, peaceful

[BREAKING] Bayelsa election: Armed thugs fight over materials distribution at INEC RAC in Otueke

Bayelsa election: Jonathan decries late arrival of election materials at Otuoke polling unit

Kano ‘Chip whip’: FRSC, DSS apprehend producers of fake number plates

BREAKING: Shooting at Dino Melaye polling unit

PHOTOS: Large turnout of voters in Kogi elections

Bayelsa election: Jonathan’s kinsmen complain of late arrival of INEC workers, materials

[Bayelsa election] PHOTOS: INEC officials, materials yet to arrive PDP gov candidate, Jonathan’s polling units

Bayelsa election: INEC officials, materials yet to arrive PDP gov candidate community

Bolivia: At least five farmers killed in clashes

Kogi election: Large turnout of voters in Okene

Kogi election: Gov Bello hails INEC as he votes

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap another Catholic priest  

Kogi: Two fake NSCDC men arrested for hijacking electoral materials

Osinbajo, others can’t fight for you, Babalakin tells lawyers

Friday, November 15, 2019

Live updates: Bayelsa, Kogi Governorship Elections

Govs who can’t pay minimum wage should quit – Ex-lawmaker

Bayelsa poll: Thugs kill inspector, 15 on danger list

21 Zamfara permanent secretaries fail aptitude test

NBA faults Sylva’s attack on judge, asks minister to withdraw comment

Bayelsa election: We didn’t endorse any candidate, says IYC

Bayelsa poll: We didn’t endorse any candidate, says IYC

Soldiers’ presence will scare voters –CSOs

Court hears suit against Bello’s eligibility to contest Nov 21

Noisemakers different from social media influencers –Talabi

Aribo excited with home debut

Eagles future is bright –Enyeama

Awaziem hopes to add Crocodiles to causality list

Musa helped me select players against Benin –Rohr

Osimhen’s worth triples, valued between €40m and €50m

Hate speech bill: Don’t glorify murder by your vile action, Soyinka tells lawmakers

U-23 AFCON Ouster: Fans want Imama sacked

Eagles miss out on olympics

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Bello, Wada, Diri, Lyon clash in eight battleground LGAs

Joshua must overcome real adversity, says Fury

Delta policemen collect N150,000 school fees from student at gunpoint

Transporter honoured for returning N2.2bn

Okowa floors Ogboru at Appeal Court

We’re in Nigeria to deepen democracy, says EU

2020 CBT UTME: JAMB to begin centre verification

We’ll watch Osimhen, Aribo – Lesotho coach

Sacked Obono-Obla, late official, others listed as presidential aides

WAEC releases results of 91,225 private candidates

Picking Nigeria over Germany was easy – Okoye

Protect your independence, Lawan tells state lawmakers

Atiku, PDP fail to prove INEC server victory –S’Court

Odumosu, Edgal now Lagos, Ogun CPs

Buhari, Dare mourn ex-NSC boss Akinyele

Trump keeps global automakers in suspense over tariff

Abiodun weeps at the sight of Sango tanker fire victims

France, England join Euro 2020 big guns

Nadal sweats on semis spot at ATP Finals after beating Tsitsipas

Presidential poll: Supreme Court judgment affirms will of Nigerians

Kano elders to meet Fashola over bad state of Kano-Gwarzo-Dayi road

NAF training helicopter crash in Enugu

Man jailed for sending lawmaker death threat

NECO dismisses 70 workers over certificate forgery

Euro 2020: I don’t think we’re among the top favourites —Germany’s Loew

[Bayelsa gov election] PHOTOS: INEC moves personnel, non-sensitive materials by water

Fellow officer raped my nine-year-old daughter —Policewoman

Legislation to punish open defecators coming soon – FG

Borno govt to rehabilitate 42-year Maiduguri zoological garden

Kogi election: I’m ready to defend double registration allegation, Gov Bello tells court

PDP, Atiku’s allegations against Buhari remain unproved —Supreme Court

Wike releases N132m for corps members’ allowances

French tourist dies taking selfie at Thai waterfall

Appeal court dismisses Ogboru’s suit against Okowa’s victory

DR Congo leader hopes to eradicate Ebola in his country by December

African Unite Concert: South African lawmaker, Malema assures Burna Boy of safety as local artistes kick against his performance

Only 26 out of 47 perm secs pass aptitude test —Gov Matawalle

Kogi election: Suspected thugs in police uniform invade gov Makinde’s hotel

2020 UTME: JAMB set to begin verification of centres for CBT

We have lost over 300 hectares of rice farm to flood —Delta farmer

BREAKING: Appeal court orders INEC to retain Bayelsa APC, gov candidate on ballot

Stokes doesn’t want to captain England

Don’t compromise your independence, Lawan tells state legislators

Man City lose appeal to CAS over Financial Fair-Play investigation

Zambian president’s ex-spokesperson arrested over corruption

UPDATED: WAEC releases November/December examination result

Odumosu, Edgal become Lagos, Ogun CPs

[PHOTOS] Bayelsa election: INEC begins distribution of electoral materials

Two killed in California school shooting, teenager in custody

Oscar-winner Mo’Nique sues Netflix for pay discrimination

Appeal court judge regains freedom in Edo

American adopts Nigerian wife’s surname, Ekundayo

Why hike in cooking gas price may persist —Marketers

Why Atiku’s claim to INEC server-based victory failed – Supreme Court

DR Congo rebels kill six members of same family

BREAKING: UK’s Savannah Petroleum acquires troubled Nigerian oil firm

Abraham targets Euro glory after first England goal

Bayelsa election: Police warn politicians, thugs, deploy 31,000 officers

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Court adjourns suit challenging Bello’s eligibility till Nov. 21

Kogi election: Your pleas coming too late, PDP tells El-Rufai, APC

Buhari ’eminently qualified’ to contest  —Supreme Court

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Court begins hearing on suit challenging Bello’s eligibility

Improving integrity of elections critical to democratic growth —Jega

Fans hail Teni’s Billionaire 

UPDATE: Buhari’s lawyer apologises to Supreme Court for absence of Atiku’s lawyers

27 killed in Pakistan Lightning strikes

Nigerian artist Njideka Akunyili-Crosby makes 2019 Time’s ‘100 Next’ list

Buhari mourns ex-minister, Alex Akinyele

PDP, APC accuse each other of importing thugs, mercenaries for Kogi election

BREAKING: Atiku’s lawyers shun Supreme Court

Social media followers take up Fani-Kayode over Dakolo-Fatoyinbo rape tweet

Ex-Information minister, Alex Akinyele, is dead

BREAKING: Fuel tanker explodes at Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway old toll gate, two die

Why LASU is introducing two-stream undergraduate programmes — VC

CBN stabilises naira with $25.68bn in eight months

U-23 AFCON: Nigeria in must-win battle against South Africa

Kogi election: Avoid mayhem, CHRCR tells Bello, Wada, others

Border closure: FG, Benin, Niger plans joint patrol

Court remands father for raping daughter, 17

Strike: Discos, Gencos keep mum, FG officials meet

Ndidi highly underrated –Rodgers

AIB releases reports on Air Peace incidents

Thursday, November 14, 2019

NDLEA destroys 40 hectares hemp in Ibadan

Buhari can’t continue to disobey court orders

Gunmen abduct NTA worker, demand N15m

LASG arrests 19 suspected land grabbers

55-year-old arraigned for stealing, malicious damage

South-West senators initiate devt commission bill for zone

Police killed our member, Shi’ites alleges

Unfold your plans, Senate tells ministers

EFCC has become a monster, says Owoseni

Police detain Katsina NCP chairman over comment

Reps okay compulsory genotype test for intending couples

Ekiti govt officials’ wives donate to school

Nigeria is blessed with creative youths, says Osinbajo

We uncovered budget padding in MDAs –ICPC

No going back on social media regulation, says FG

Zamfara pilgrims lost N6.5m in S’Arabia — Emir

‘Nigeria moving away from oil economy’

Reps kick as NIPOST denies collecting stamp duty

Forgive Bello, El-Rufai begs Kogi voters

Reps ask police to lead Operation Positive Identification

Think globally, Lagos commissioner urges workers

Procurement process fuels corruption, infrastructure deficit –Senators

Gov elections: Signals disturbing, Jonathan warns, Buhari cautions against intimidation

Congo keep Mane in check, but Senegal win 2-0

France, Turkey qualify for Euro 2020

Dismiss, discredit, divert: White House fights impeachment

APC will contest in Bayelsa election – Sylva

Strike: South African Airways cancels over 200 flights

Nigeria, Benin, Niger launch committee over border reopening

U.S. urges peaceful, free, transparent elections in Kogi, Bayelsa

Fed Poly Daura begins recruitment as NBTE supervises take-off

Bayelsa/Kogi: Election is not war, Atiku tells politicians

COZA rape saga: Fatoyinbo’s case not over —Police

‘Super-agent’ Raiola threatens FIFA with legal action over commission caps

Judge resigns over links to murder suspect

Army releases emergency numbers for ‘Exercise Atilogwu Udo 1’

Suspect in custody after school shooting near Los Angeles

Unpaid salaries: Forgive Yahaya Bello, Aisha begs Kogi people

Kogi election: Court asked to disqualify PDP gov candidate, Wada

At least 12, including children, killed in car bomb blast

Herder/farmer clash: Buhari proposes tree planting as part of solutions

Two injured as fire guts building near Tejuosho Market

BREAKING: At least seven injured in school shooting near Los Angeles

Italy to declare state of emergency in Venice after flood

Gov election: El-Rufai kneels before Kogi people, says ‘please forgive Yahaya Bello’

[JUST IN] Border closure: FG, Niger, Benin in crucial meeting

Brazil to stay out of trade war, says Bolsonaro

Communications minister orders deactivation of voicemails on existing phone lines

PHOTOS: Fire destroys houses, shops in Ogun

Court remands mother-of-four for alleged child trafficking

Train derails, catches fire in Bangladesh

Senate adjourns as Senators abandon chamber 

Kimmich “wouldn’t complain” if Guardiola returned to Bayern Munich

South Africa dismisses reported Ebola outbreak

Buhari urges fairness, transparency in Kogi, Bayelsa polls

Protests against poverty: Iraqis counter police dogs with lion

Ex-Arsenal star Henry to coach Montreal Impact

[UPDATE] Fatoyinbo: I’ll appeal court judgement —Busola Dakolo 

UTME: Prospective candidates throng NIN centre in Kwara

BREAKING: Reps okay Army’s Operation Positive Identification

BREAKING: APC rejects court ruling on Bayelsa gov candidate

Customs seize rice, other items worth N61m

BREAKING: Fire guts three buildings, four shops in Ogun

NDLEA destroys 40 hectares of hemp plantation in Oyo state

Court fines Busola Dakolo N1m, dismisses case against Fatoyinbo

Plane bursts into flames after landing in Egypt

Kogi/Bayelsa elections: Snatch ballot boxes and lose your life, Police warn

EFCC seeks court order for separate trial for Dasuki, co-defendants

Police detain Katsina NCP Chairman over press briefing

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Court to hear suit challenging Bello’s eligibility on Friday

BREAKING: Court rules APC has no candidate in Bayelsa gov election

India celebrates 130th birthday of first PM Nehru

Football: VAR will not work in Nigeria, sports enthusiasts say

Online gambling: Police detain 98 suspects

South African Airways cancels almost all flights for Friday, Saturday

Amosun sponsors South-West Development Commission bill in Senate

BREAKING: Lawan swears in Olujimi as Senator

You’ll never be president, Anglican bishop tells El-Rufai

312 Chinese nationals deported for telecom fraud

Second Ebola vaccine introduced in DR Congo

Tennis: Zverev denies illegal phone use at ATP Finals

Hoeness set to end an era after transforming Bayern Munich

Death toll in Australia bushfires rises to four

Teenager kills one, injures three in Russian college

Nigerian woman faces 10 years in US jail for drug trafficking, fraud

Insurgency: Support effort to rebuild North-East, army urges NEDC

Bank worker, accomplices emptied customer’s dormant account, thinking he’s dead —EFCC

NWC begins reconciliation as Oshiomhole, Obaseki split APC

48 hours to Bayelsa election, another Gov Dickson’s aide resigns

Gbajabiamila blocks move to withhold Akpabio’s budget

Third Mainland Bridge is safe, FG, LASG tell Lagosians

2021 AFCON qualifier: Viewers diss ‘poor’ TV coverage of Nigeria-Benin match

Again, Gani Adams attacks South-West govs over insecurity

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Imo NDLEA confirms arrest of wanted drug dealer

Go watch baseball, Zlatan tells fans as he exits Galaxy

Japan’s emperor to perform thanksgiving rite with Sun Goddess

Lawyer sues President, Senate over social media bill

Eagles were too slow, say Lawal, Adepoju

FG to employ 75,000 agric workers

Falana seeks ECOWAS’ intervention in border closure

Oyo gov: Adelabu heads for Supreme Court

AFCON qualifiers: Eagles beat Benin 2-1 to top group

Nigerians worry over poor TV broadcast

Four kidnapped immigration officers rescued in Rivers

Three sentenced to death for kidnapping Lagos monarch

LASU student, others shoot man in his manhood

Soldiers arrest dealer in stolen diesel in Imo

13 killed, 10 injured in Lagos-Ibadan road crash

Ex-convict, other arraigned for firearm possession, cult membership

Four suspected robbers arrested in Lagos

Imo man murders wife, shoots brother

One dies as shootings mar Bayelsa PDP rally

Lagos PDP gets new executive despite court order

58 patents registered in Nigeria last year – Minister

Senate advises NIMASA to fast-track anti-piracy project

VAT hike: Reps pass bill for second reading

Telcos accept FG’s facility sharing proposal

Bad roads: FG releases N650bn for capital projects

Operator seeks $50m for Lagos cable car project

DPR suspends filling station construction in border areas

‘Criminalise telecom facility destruction’

NNPC, others move to curtail tanker fire incidents

Customs seek return of import tax on petroleum products

Indiscriminate court orders slow down our job –INEC

US considers visa ban for violent Bayelsa politicians

‘Declare Wada mentally unfit’

Travel agent sues Buhari for extending NAHCON chair’s tenure

Reps kick as Customs boss shuns Ogun extrajudicial killings probe

Senate faults fuel supply suspension to border towns

Opposition kicks as Senate okays N10bn for Kogi

Suspend national ID for UTME, Reps tell JAMB

S’Court gives reasons for dismissing Atiku’s appeal Friday

Archbishop under fire for apologising to El-Rufai

BREAKING: Lagos PDP gets new executive despite restraining order

Supreme Court picks Friday to give reasons for dismissing Atiku’s appeal

Release Sowore, Bakare and stop exposing Nigeria to ridicule, Falana replies DSS

Facebook nixes billions of fake accounts

We uphold the suspension of Edo APC chairman —Onilu

Gunmen kill school principal in Taraba

BREAKING: Super Eagles beat Squirrels of Benin 2-1

Frankfurt captain Abraham banned seven games for barging coach

PHOTOS: Buhari, Pearson Group meet in London

Nadal storms back against Medvedev to keep ATP Finals dream alive

FEC grants capital increase for Nigeria at International Reconstruction Bank

Sexting scandal: Wife replaces husband in British election

Wenger ends Bayern Munich rumours after being named FIFA’s development chief

Kenyan airline stowaway who landed in London garden identified

Osinbajo didn’t pray for Buhari’s death in any church —Spokesman

Stop using brute force, IG cautions policemen

Bernardo Silva hit with one-match ban for Mendy tweet

We’ll release Sowore if proper processes are followed —DSS

Appeal Court upholds  Udom’s victory, awards N500,000 as cost against Ekere

Yobe police warn against herders/farmers clash

Bad roads: Ahmed counters Fashola, says Works ministry, three others received highest funding

You’re a disorganised party, Edo PDP mocks APC

Border closure: Senate summons Customs CG over ban on fuel supply

Incessant collapse of national grid caused by obsolete equipment —ECPF

Driver bags five-year imprisonment for stealing fuel

Edo APC faction suspends Obaseki, deputy, over alleged plan to join PDP

Alleged defamation: Man sues friend’s ex fiancée

Spain’s record scorer Villa retires after 19-year career

BREAKING: Navy rescues kidnapped immigration officers

Wife seeks divorce as husband is accused of raping minor

Nullifying 10,000 constables’ recruitment will lead to economic waste – AGF

At least 13 dead, 20 injured in bus crash

Kogi Gov election: New ballot paper issued to accommodate SDP, APM candidates

Bauchi govt orders principals, vice principals to own smartphones

Kogi Gov election: Collation officers will come from outside —INEC

Google to offer checking accounts for consumers —WSJ

Countries need about $264bn to end maternal deaths, others —UN study

Gunmen kill 3 policemen at checkpoint in Kaduna

Xhaka deserves respect, says former Arsenal skipper Vieira

Alleged human rights violations: Army receives 350 complaints in three years

From Trotsky to Morales, Mexico’s asylum tradition

Police recruitment: Court adjourns for PSC to respond to AGF’s application

Evo Morales’s topsy-turvy flight into exile

Finance bill: Reps pass VAT increment proposal, others for second reading

Call for NEC meeting or resign, APC govs tell Oshiomhole

FEC meeting in pictures

Nigeria 1.6-1.7m bpd oil output, in line with OPEC cut —NNPC

French government faces backlash after student sets himself on fire

JAMB to create platform for candidates who score over 250

Oshiomhole’s suspension didn’t follow due process —Abia APC

Shehu Sani says proposed social media bill threatens human rights

Helicopter crashes during Australia bushfire operation

Kogi elections: Indiscriminate court orders slow down our job —INEC

Gov Inuwa promises to boost healthcare delivery, basic education

Chelsea win battle to sign Australian women’s football icon Kerr

BREAKING: Senate approves N10bn loan refund for Kogi amidst protests

Trump ignores controversy to host Turkey’s Erdogan

Osinbajo presides over fourth FEC meeting in Buhari’s absence

Criminal activities: Borno bans illegal motor parks

BREAKING: AfDB invests $50m equity in AFC 

4,000 megawatts can’t meet electricity needs of over 200m Nigerians —EEDC

2020 presidential polls: 70 people killed in Guinea —Amnesty International

Oshiomhole, Sylva slam Dickson as Bayelsa APC ends campaign

My people-oriented policies will earn me second term — Gov Obaseki

Global oil demand growth to slow from 2025 —IEA

I took $140,000 to Obasanjo on Atiku in-law’s instructions — Witness

Man shot dead as Lebanese army disperse protesters

One dead, six injured in suicide bombing at police station

Oyo gov: I’ve a date with history, says Adelabu as he heads to Supreme Court

At least seven killed in Kabul car bomb blast

DSS shooting bullets at free-Sowore protesters criminal—Soyinka

Why we restrict fuel supply to 20km before the border —Customs

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Customs intercept N68.9m smuggled frozen products at airport

Gridlock: Lawmaker cautions against wrong-way driving

Police arraign man for posing as doctor

Toddler goes missing during church service in Ondo

Imo man, grandchildren die of suspected food poisoning

Kaduna man keeps sister in two-year solitary confinement

U-23 AFCON: Nigeria beat Zambia, revive Olympics hope

AFCON qualifier: Rohr, Musa target win against tricky Squirrels

NFF officials can’t influence my selection, insists Rohr

Defenders ready for Benin, Lesotho – Troost-Ekong

Confed Cup: Enyimba, Rangers get group stage foes

Rediscover yourself, Joshua advised

Borno beggars get N30,000 each

N16.4m fraud: Court acquits ex-IG Ehindero

FG updates ministers’ list after PUNCH’s report

Senate’ll pass 2020 budget Nov 28, Lawan insists

Benue proposes airport

Construct concrete roads, Reps urge FG, states, others

Family kicks as salesman dies in police custody

Delta raises the alarm over collapsed bridge

Strange woman disappears with two kids in Rivers

CLO blames Calabar-Itu Road for high food prices

Court orders burning of N42m shoe polish in Anambra

Two arraigned for stealing, conspiracy in Ebonyi

Noise: LASG gives condition for sealed clubs’ reopening

Court disqualifies Bayelsa APC dep gov candidate

NBA demands update on A’Court judge’s kidnap

Niger approaches Russia, China to fix dilapidated schools

Thugs attack Kogi SDP chair, harass gov candidate

Court stops Lagos PDP election

Akande shares Awolowo’s view on education — Osinbajo

Ogun NDE trains youths on agric devt

Edo APC crisis deepens as faction suspends Oshiomhole

Gowon visits Ekaette’s widow, says Nigerians owe deceased

Govt moves to block mining revenue losses

Protesting C’River science teachers lament colleague’s death

Senate wants textile imports banned for five years

Refund N4.6bn illegal deductions to FCT, Reps tell FIRS

241 UI students make first class

45 PSC officials to monitor cops on poll duty

Air Peace bags business hallmark award

Excessive charges killing Nigerian airlines, others — IATA

Toyota thrills Abuja fans with elegant Rush, Hilux

BREAKING: Bolivian senator proclaims herself president

Edo begins measles vaccination

Senate probes N40bn abandoned Baro Port project

10 killed in Ondo community cult clashes

Nigeria subsidising petrol for neighbouring countries –Customs CG

Bariatric surgery key in tackling diabetes, obesity – Expert

NDDC’s endless dance of corruption

Police deny robbery attempt at CBN in Benin

AFCON U-23 PHOTOS: Nigeria punish ‘wasteful’ Zambia 3-1 in entertaining encounter

[BREAKING] 2019 AFCON U-23: Nigeria come from behind to beat Zambia 3-1, revive hopes

Polygamous father of 41 locks up sister so she won’t return to estranged husband

Trans-Saharan route: Abuja-Algiers road ready in three years —Fashola

My health is priority now, says NYSC doctor assaulted by NAF officers

Facebook messaging apps getting unified payment system

MKO Abiola physician, Falomo for burial November 28

Police foil armed robbery attack on CBN office in Benin

Kano police rescue 11th child kidnap victim

Xenophobia: Planned asylum centre torched in Belgium

South Africa ready for e-visa system to attract more tourists

PHOTO: Fire outbreak in Niger Govt House as ‘fire-fighting trucks out on routine maintenance’

Judge gives EFCC ultimatum to extradite Diezani from UK

Appeal court sacks APC Kwara assembly lawmaker

One-year-old boy goes missing in Ondo church

Reps probe ‘possible corruption’ in N-Power scheme

Policeman allegedly caught supplying Tramadol to Boko Haram

‘No complications’ from Carter surgery for brain pressure

Illegal migration: FG deploys MIDAS tech in three airports, 16 land, sea borders

NACA decentralises office, says it’s to strengthen fight against HIV/AIDS

Pipeline vandalism: Senate summons NNPC GMD

FG to remove tax exemption on dividends paid by oil companies

Federer stays alive at ATP Finals with Berrettini win

Bandits abduct UNIZIK engineer in Anambra

Adamawa gov sacks 300 poly staff employed by predecessor

14 parties to participate in Adamawa LG election

Edo APC faction sacks party secretary

Reps ask Buratai to relocate barracks away from UNIMAID

PHOTOS: Protesters demand Sowore’s release in Abuja

VIDEO: Tekno praises God, says, ‘I now smoke only when I want’

Kogi election: IG, INEC chair scamper to safety as Police teargas stakeholder meeting

BREAKING: Gombe Assembly sacks deputy Speaker

Kogi declares public holiday for schools ahead of election

BREAKING: Zimbabwe releases new banknotes

7,000 ‘vulnerable’ Borno residents get N30K each as social protection scheme

FG updates ministers’ list after PUNCH’s report

PSC to deploy 45 officials for Bayelsa, Kogi polls

Senate’ll pass 2020 budget on Nov 28, Lawan insists

Operation Safe Haven to rehabilitate 500 repentant ‘Sara Suka’ boys

BREAKING: DSS operatives shoot live rounds to disperse free-Sowore protesters in Abuja

BREAKING: DSS operatives live rounds, tear gas to disperse protesters

BREAKING: APC, Kogi govt plot to shift election by two weeks, PDP alleges

Border closure: Reps condemn ban on petrol sale to border communities

I was assaulted by three NAF officers for being a civilian —NYSC doctor

I was assaulted by three NAF officers for being a civillian —Doctor

Sowore: We were given N1m not to protest —Adeyanju

16 dead as trains collide in Bangladesh

Emotions got the better of me, says Sterling

BREAKING: Court disqualifies APC’s Bayelsa deputy gov candidate

It’s ‘shameful’ of UK not to publish Russian meddling report —Hillary Clinton

Rebels kill six Philippine troops in ambush

Man sued for allegedly assaulting septuagenarian over land

APC denies mass defection of members to PDP in Zamfara

Six workers die in heavy rains at construction site

BREAKING: Senate proposes bill to establish agency for hate speech 

Kogi election: 10 truckloads of policemen arrive Lokoja

Three theatre performers stabbed during show

US hasn’t met Syria ceasefire obligations, Erdogan tells Trump

Swine fever claims fourth victim in Vietnam

Cooking gas vessel now in Lagos, waiting to discharge —NLNG

US court rejects appeal of inmate, who says he’s too ‘dead’ for jail

US court rejects appeal of inmate, who says he too ‘dead’ for jail

51 children injured in chemical attack at China kindergarten

Visa moves to acquire stake in Nigeria’s Interswitch

VIDEO: Unidentified man in Police uniform reels around in flood

Oil prices gain as market awaits signals on US-China trade talks

Ex-President Jimmy Carter undergoes surgery to relieve brain pressure

Fury predicts winner in S’Arabia bout

NAFDAC destroys N3.2bn fake drugs

‘Bayelsa gov poll has been lost, won’

NBA: Warriors star Curry expects to return before season ends

Monday, November 11, 2019

‘Herdsmen harassing our women’

Again, gov candidates sign peace accord in Bayelsa

Buhari mourns David-West, says he was indomitable

Edo PDP group suspends Ikimi, Oghiadomhe, others

House of commotion! Gunners stars query Auba’s captaincy

Wenger: Pep will be devastated

Barca president: Messi’ll stay for another five years

CR7 faces two-year ban

Enrique turns down Arsenal

Ndidi makes EPL Team of The Week

Gerrard wants me to play like a beast – Aribo

Troost-Ekong, Chukwueze, seven others still expected

Corruption accusation: We’ve forgiven our enemies, says Pinnick

Athletics: Ogunkoya emerges SWAA chairperson

Nigerians divided over Rohr’s contract extension

Ronaldo avoids fine despite anger at substitution

We won’t allow Eze go, insists Pinnick

322 Nigerian firms shut down in five years – W’Bank

FG okays funds for Algiers-Lagos highway

Nigeria’ll reopen borders before AfCFTA begins operations – Afreximbank

Harmattan: NAMA begins test run of landing equipment

Fashola should apologise

Senate rejects police budget over personnel figure

I expect 100% votes – Bello

Power distributors owe NBET N322bn in eight months

Okonjo-Iweala, Twitter CEO advise youths on job creation

Reactions as 22 ministers missing from govt website

Pneumonia claims 162,000 Nigerian children

Reps reject VAT increment, warn FG

Military refusal to release indicted soldiers stalls Wadume’s arraignment

Ekiti Assembly’ll monitor 2020 budget implementation –Speaker

Tell Buhari to obey court orders, SERAP begs Welby

Gunmen kidnap two Kaduna lecturers

Thugs burn down Kogi SDP secretariat

Supply suspension: Petrol scarcity hits border towns, fuel now N600/litre

Magodo CDA raises alarm as land-grabbers convert green belt into estate

Tanker explosion rocks Lagos community, Kwara school razed

85-year-old woman missing after church service in Ondo

Dud cheque issuance: Pastor’s trial resumes December 10

Yahaya, Oyetola, Dickson greet Muslims at Eid-el Maulud

‘Corpers prevented from wearing skirts to avoid indecency’

IPPIS: SSANU agrees to enrollment, demands FG’s commitment

FG retrieves over 500 case files from Obono-Obla panel

Buhari, drop the condensate refinery idea

Motion Picture Council bill will attract much-needed investment – Lai Mohammed

BREAKING: Mexico grants asylum to Bolivian leader Morales

Buhari hails former Anambra governor, Virgy Etiaba, at 77

737 MAX expected to resume flying in January – Boeing

Delta: Appeal Court reserves judgment in Ogboru’ suit

BREAKING: Abducted Winners’ pastor released after nearly seven months

Dress code: We won’t undermine rights of individuals or institutions —NYSC boss

Four injured as 5.4-magnitude quake hits southern France

VIDEO: Aisha hosts prayer for Nigeria in State House

Kogi election: Accept defeat now, Smart Adeyemi tells PDP

Corpers’ sacking followed due process —NYSC

Tam David-West spoke truth to leaders – APC

Confusion in Ibadan as appeal court rules on Oyo gov poll

Group urges Buhari to reinstate Osinbajo’s sacked aides

Arsenal back Emery but warn results must improve

I took risks to create 157,000 jobs in Edo —Gov Obaseki

10 suspected terrorists killed in Burkina Faso

PHOTOS: Thugs set SDP office ablaze in Kogi

Elephant named Osama bin Laden caught after killing five persons within 24 hours

N3.2bn fake drugs destroyed by NAFDAC

Buhari’s nephew, Mamman Daura, an inspiration to youths – Presidency

Okonjo-Iweala, Twitter CEO, advocate use of technology to tackle unemployment

Robbers kill security guard at Ondo petrol station

Herdsmen from Plateau attacking my domain —Kaduna monarch

6 things you should know about Tam David-West

Prostitutes unwelcome in my domain, Emir declares

Police allegedly torture man, 26, to death in Kano

Passenger slumps, dies at Kano airport

Only atomic bomb can disrupt Saturday elections – INEC

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Ex-Gombe gov, Dankwambo taunts APC

Tam David-West’s final moments at UCH

Visa: US snubs FG, continues to charge Nigerians reciprocity fee

JUST IN: Appeal dismisses Akinlade’s petition against Abiodun 

Xhaka says he is ready to battle for Arsenal place

Restriction: Tricycle operators protest in Abuja as FCTA begins mass arrest 

Annual returns: CAC moves against defaulting companies

Sowore: Tell Buhari to obey court orders, SERAP begs Archbishop of Canterbury

Suspected political thugs burn down Kogi SDP secretariat

PHOTOS: Suspected illegal oil bunkerer’s tanker goes up in flames in Lagos

Buhari mourns David-West

BREAKING: Tam David West dies at 83

Ronaldo suffering collateral problems with his thigh and calf —Sarri

European roundup: Three talking points this weekend

PHOTOS: Anonymous person donates boulder-sized gravels for repair of Ipaja-Ikola-Command road

NLNG begins discharge of cooking gas in Lagos

Many patients chained in hospitals, rehab and religious centres – HRW

Many patients in chains in hospitals, rehab and religious centres – HRW

PHOTOS: ‘Highways of death’ Fashola needs to visit

Bolivians celebrate exit of Evo Morales, Latin America’s longest serving leader

There is a warrant for my arrest, says Bolivian ex-president

EPL: Lacazette defends Emery

We’re after money launderers — INEC

Alleged libel: Osoba sues Okurounmu, demands N3bn damages

29,000 seek 1,500 Ogun teaching jobs

Lawyers who prosecuted Justice Ademola demand N164m fee

Commercial banks assets, liabilities hit N39.58tn

Banks attract $4.74bn foreign investments in six months

Sydney region faces ‘catastrophic’ bushfire threat

Eid-El Maulud: Shun violent extremism, Buhari tells Muslims

Building collapse: Experts call for state of emergency

I’m ready to die for Edo people, says Obaseki

Dangote plans $60m cement plant in Togo

Provide security, Anglican primate tells FG

Our negligence responsible for our children’s kidnap —Sanusi

Sunday, November 10, 2019

Customer stabs sex worker to death in Lagos

Fashola and the angel

SERAP sues Buhari, others over N241.2bn security votes

Bayelsa election: I don’t know price of AK-47 rifle –Dickson

Security contract: Ocean Marine threatens to sue NPA

Rivers NBA denies threat to shut down courts

NPFL: Lobi record biggest win, MFM stage comeback

Gara Gombe warns Nigeria against hosting Women’s W’Cup

Domestic workers steal N243m jewellery from Lagos celebrity

Whyte to return on Joshua, Ruiz undercard

United earn 3-1 win over Brighton

Adeleye’s sack stirs controversy

AFCON qualifiers: Eagles to arrive in Nigeria today

Salah, Mane score as Liverpool beat Man City

Mother, co-tenant nabbed for child trafficking in Ebonyi

Army arrests human trafficker, cultists in Abia

17-year-old pupil drowns in Delta flood

Save us from landslide, Abia community begs govt

Ebonyi tiler jailed 12 months for stealing phones

Niger man kills creditor during fight over debt

EFCC arraigns two for fertiliser scam in Gombe

Correctional service controller charges new recruits on professionalism

Police recover stolen bus from man in Katsina

Court remands two for defiling minors in Katsina

Fear over cooking gas scarcity as supply drops

Taxify driver awaiting youth service loses sight to robbers

Two Ekiti secondary school pupils drown in river

Ibadan poly examiner jailed 20 years for malpractices

Ogun teenager, others arrested for planting Indian hemp

Senate President, deputy hail Daura at 80

Cattle trader arrested for defiling minor in Ondo

Buhari congratulates Bakare at 65

Osun acquires 20 new patrol vehicles, security gadgets

US has exempted Zamfara from terrorists’ states — Matawalle

We’re unhappy about reports on Osinbajo –CAN

Hard times loom in states, revenues shrink, wage bills rise

#NotThatBad: ‘Highways of death’ Fashola needs to visit

Sowore: FG only obeys foreign court orders, says Falana

Stop the outward financial haemorrhage

Forex accruals: Finally, state govs remove their blinkers

Power generation collapses to 145MW

Military approves promotion of 300 officers

Oyo reunites rescued inmates with families

Presidency flays beneficiaries of N-Power

Unmasking the border closure policy

BREAKING: Cuba condemns Bolivia ‘coup’ after Morales resigns

Tearful Shakhtar captain Taison, racially abused, sent off

Otedola gifts N5bn, as Dangote donates N100m to DJ Cuppy Foundation

BREAKING: Bolivian president resigns

Police confirm drowning of two pupils in Ekiti

Kano police allegedly took N8,000 before releasing torture victim for medical attention

One dies as OPC, Hausa clash at Okobaba area of Lagos

We’re not here to displace you, Sanwo-Olu’s representatives tell Okobaba fire victims

Lyon bus stoned by Marseille fans in ambush

BREAKING: Military in Bolivia asks President to resign

Bad roads: I was misquoted – Fashola 

PHOTOS: Buhari meets Archbishop of Canterbury in London

No crack in House of Reps – Spokesman

6 things we know about 2019 AFCON U-23 Day One

Morata makes it six in a row as Atletico Madrid move third

CAN faults NYSC for expelling corpers who refused to wear shorts, trousers

Liverpool beat Man City to open up eight-point Premier League lead

Wolverhampton Wanderers beat Aston Villa to move into top eight

Emery pleads for more time as Leicester pull further clear of Arsenal

Nigerians react as NYSC sacks two corpers for refusing to wear shorts, trousers

Kogi election: I’m better in bed than Yahaya Bello —Melaye

Ebonyi NYSC sacks two female corps members for refusing to wear shorts, trousers

Football: English Premier League results

Sustain border closure beyond two years, lawmaker tells FG

EPL: Manchester United beat Brighton 3-1

BREAKING: Djokovic romps to victory in ATP Finals opener

Police anti-cultism initiative unveils website

America has removed Zamfara from list of terrorist states —Matawalle

Buhari greets Tunde Bakare ahead of 65th birthday

Another Bundesliga coach fired

Some Bayern Munich stars wanted Kovac gone, reveals Hoeness

Outrage as Ganduje’s aide asks Emir Sanusi to shut up

Police nab professor carrying woman’s body parts in backpack

Barella winner sends Inter Milan top of Serie A

CAF Confederation Cup draw postponed to Tuesday

BREAKING: Kogi Assembly approves renaming of state varsity after late gov

Trump receives warm welcome at Alabama football game

Ibadan house of horror: 23 rescued inmates hospitalised, 100 reunited with families

Outrage as Sri Lanka president pardons killer of teenager

Improved water transportation will boost revenue -NIWA boss

Jos residents lament ‘unusal weather’

Create peaceful atmosphere for project execution, Gov Ugwuanyi tells monarchs

NAF Council approves promotion of 13 AVMs, 86 others

45m at risk of food, water shortages in southern Africa

Social media followers troll Shehu Sani’s suspected mockery of Osinbajo

Russian historian, 63, dismembers 24-year-old lover

You’re super smart, with great capacity, El-Rufai tells deputy

FG records N3.05tn fiscal deficit in eight months

Cheering crowds greet Japan’s new emperor in rare parade

FG to establish unit to coordinate, monitor FEC-approved policies, projects

World Adoption Day: Nigeria needs legal framework to encourage fostering -Experts

FG’s rent hits N12.3bn despite conversion of looters’ properties

NDIC paid N100bn liquidation dividends in 30 years – MD

US didn’t deny Fayemi visa, gov withdrew passport –Governors’ Forum

Tinubu, Adebanjo mourn as MKO’s doctor, Falomo, dies

Coach: Bayern didn’t turn me down, I told them I’d think about the offer – Wenger

Spain returns to the polls amid tensions over Catalonia

We slept in the rubble, football pitch – Fire victims

Saturday, November 09, 2019

NSCDC official shoots Lagos tricycle rider for overtaking van

Shaibu did not organise any attack at Oshiomole residence — Deputy governor’s aide

Dear city of London, I am ashamed of you

Fans mourn Kehinde of Lijadu Sisters

US-based Illustrators’ attack: I don’t respond to what makes no sense, says Pete Edochie

Onaiyekan retires as Kaigama takes over

Finance Bill brouhaha: Senators threaten showdown over FG’s plan to hike VAT

Operation Amotekun: We’re awaiting S’West govs’ request for personnel, says Gani Adams

Governors reply Miyetti Allah: You cant’s force us to donate land to herdsmen

Edo crisis: Obaseki sets condition for peace talks

NCC gets extension to comply with data cost directive

Lagos C&S leader bemoans insecurity

My parents never believed in educating the girl child — Bauchi gov’s wife

Border closure: Telecoms operators warn of network disruptions

Oil theft: Don’t patronise perpetrators, DPR warns IPMAN members

Oscars: Filmmakers ‘sympathise’ with Genevieve over LionHeart’s disqualification

Minimum wage circular ready –Labour

Don’t blame Buhari for non-issuance of airport licence –Dickson

Appeal Court upholds Sanwo-Olu’s election

Protest as DSS fails to release Sowore

You can’t impose Reps leadership, Elumelu tells PDP

Kogi gov election: Group accuses APC, police of plotting crisis

Declare state’s accounts, PDP tells Niger governor

13m out-of-school-children are the B’Haram of the future, Group warns

Plateau crisis: PDP chieftain faults NWC’s resolution

Auto dealers bemoan alleged harassment by Customs

Real theft in Nigeria happens in the executive, not parliament — Odinkalu

Obaseki, Shaibu must apologise to Oshiomhole or get sanctioned — Idahagbon

I have 4,000 children – Owoeye, Lead City University’s founder

Dialogue with religious institutions can expand tax net –Oderinde, tax expert

SARS men said I was stupid for demanding their ID – Bearded engineer assaulted by suspected policemen

Breast cancer is killing me, I don’t want to die – 32-year-old mother, Iliya

States and new minimum wage

Dad created song we used to apologise to one another — Ex-NBA president, Alegeh’s daughter

Ninth assembly and its ambitious legislative reforms

Kogi/Bayelsa elections: INEC, police on the spot as electorate vote

Tensions mount in Bolivia as elite police units join protests

Ozil, Kolasinac attacker jailed for 10 years

Vardy, Maddison on target as Leicester sink Arsenal

Buhari felicitates former NDDC Chairman, Onyema Ugochukwu at 75

Schoolchildren learn to assemble AK-47 rifles as Russia marks Kalashnikov’s centenary

Fayemi not denied US Visa, report is misleading – NGF

Fire fighters respond as fuel tanker loses balance, spills contents at Lagos airport

US Republicans push for Biden’s son to give impeachment testimony

Cyclone kills two as Bangladesh, India evacuate two million

On Wall anniversary, German president urges ‘respect’ from US, not egoism

Nigeria has second-largest number of child brides —UNICEF

Balogun Market fire: Take care of deceased policeman’s family, Nigerians tell govt

PSG goalkeeper Navas suffers injury in warm-up

‘We are not in a good position’: Pochettino concerned as Tottenham slip to 12th

French bishops approve payouts for sex abuse victims

DSS fails to release Sowore, Bakare, NHRC kicks

Data cost reduction: Communication minister extends deadline as NCC intervenes

[BREAKING] AFCON U-23: Defending champion Nigeria suffer opening defeat to Cote d’Ivoire

Osinbajo lays foundation for Ogun railway wagon plant

Kajola Rail wagon assembly plant to create 5,000 jobs —Osinbajo

Trader axed to death in Ondo

JUST IN: Akpabio wins appeal, court orders rerun in LG

Bundesliga commemorates fall of Berlin Wall 30-years on

[JUST IN] Catholic Diocese: Onaiyekan retires as Kaigama takes over 

Work to resume on Ilorin-Kabba road after raining season —Lai Mohammed

I was 16, a stark illiterate, when I married Bauchi gov —Wife

VIDEOS: Sports Minister pledges to adopt eight-year-old boxer, one other

Five candidates confirmed for Algeria’s presidential race

Middle belt group sets November 10 to remember victims of violence

Bayern didn’t turn me down, we decided to talk next week —Wenger

Buhari not responsible for non-issuance of airport licence —Gov Dickson

Appeal court upholds Sanwo-Olu’s election

Robbery scare disrupts court proceedings in Imo

Sixth win on the spin lifts Chelsea to second in Premier League

JUST IN: Adebanjo, Okurounmu react as MKO’s doctor dies

PHOTOS: Loaded fuel tanker falls in Lagos

FG setting structures to mitigate fire outbreaks -Minister

PHOTOS: Activists protest at DSS headquarters, insist on Sowore’s release

Klopp rules out move for France superstar Mbappe

[BREAKING] Border closure: Telecom operators warns of network disruptions

Eid-el-Maulud: Emir of Daura urges faithful to imbibe qualities of Prophet Muhammad

Osun warns against violation of children, women’s rights

Toyota to recall 679 defective cars in China

NSCDC arrest woman for alleged human trafficking in Anambra

My mother na very good witch, says Charly Boy

Elumelu replies PDP: You can’t impose Reps minority leadership

Divisions rife as Germany marks 30 years since Berlin Wall fell

JUST IN: Blackout as power grid suffers total collapse twice in four hours

We’ll lift 24m Nigerians out of poverty by 2030, FG, govs vow

How American robbed me of $145,000 in Green Card scam —Nigerian businessman

Married for over 79 years, American man, 106, wife, 105 named world’s oldest couple

I have over 10 SANs interested in my case –Adewale, expelled FUNAAB student

I aimed for the best when I got admission –Ogunkeye, CU first-class graduate

How Ondo police officers assaulted me with belts, batons –businesswoman seeking justice

Mum thought joining the army was suicide mission –Ikponmwen, retired general

IG redeploys senior officers

64 Nigerians, others rescued from sex trafficking in Mali

Arsenal can never have another Henry – Alesh

Police arrest 70-year-old, 50-year-old for allegedly raping 11-year-old pupil

2019 AFCON U-23: Ghana scores late to hold Cameroon

Friday, November 08, 2019

Worst of Nigeria’s funny, error-ridden banners, signposts

Dangote driver arraigned for killing BRT official, three passengers

Eavesdropper: Presiding from Diaspora

I’m afraid for our children’s future – Wife of policeman killed in Balogun Market fire

Sexual harassment: UNIABUJA receives investigation report on professor

DSS lied, lawyers waited in vain to receive Sowore, Bakare – Falana

Don’t resign, Yoruba elders tell Osinbajo

Reps fault N29bn allocation for road repairs

Senate to invite NLNG on $10bn project

NPA frowns on 95% road transportation for cargoes

NBS, UNICEF seal pact on immunisation survey

Poultry farmers decry high lending rates

Under 23 AFCON: Nigeria clash with Ivory Coast

Retired military officer arrested for selling babies to politician

Joshua, Ruiz lose weight ahead December rematch

D’Tigress move to 16th in FIBA Ranking

Saka’s improvement thrills Emery

Bach’s visit will boost Nigerian sports –Dare

Kukah warns Buhari against social media regulation

Labour writes FG, demands circular on minimum wage

IPOB hails Kanu

Day robbers told me to sing after robbing me –Banky W

Death rumour: I was never sick that I needed prayer, says Ovuleria

Jaiye Kuti, others slam Sydney Talker over controversial comedy skit

My wife tells me what to say to women –Thin Tall Tony

‘EFCC operatives’ told me Terry G, 2Baba cooperated when arrested –Singer

I used to have a crush on Don Jazzy – Ferrari Okoro

Kanekalon shows class at 4th Arigato show

Dating many ladies helps me interpret romantic roles –Ray Emodi

Police recruitment: Ex-IG Idris submitted N16.8bn budget for recruitment to Abba Kyari – Memo

Bulldozers destroy goods as council orders demolition of Lagos market

Five houses, several shanties burnt in Lagos fire

Barber jailed 20 years for defiling 12-year-old neighbour

11 died, 370 treated for gastroenteritis in Lagos

16 B’Haram terrorists, wives surrender to troops

PDP NWC backs Chinda, others on House probe

Kwara APC leadership crisis deepens

Oshiomhole lied about Bayelsa airport cost, says Dickson

Ooni seeks peace, says no clash in Ife

Wike accuses NBA of dabbling into political matters

Poor electricity slowing West Africa’s economic devt – Buhari

Poor electricity slowing W’Africa’s economic devt – Buhari

Lagos, Ekiti present N1.293tn budgets to assemblies

Again, NCC delays minister’s directive on data price reduction

2023 Presidency: Ohanaeze youths urge Atiku not to contest

Akume loses appeal as Appeal Court sacks Deputy Speaker

Akume loses appeal as A’Court sacks Deputy Speaker

Osinbajo partners govs on poverty eradication

10,000 sexual assault victims assisted in six years – Report

Lawmakers lament bad roads across Nigeria

APC, PDP trade accusations over Kogi gov poll

Lagos diverts traffic over repairs on Badagry Expressway

We received court order for Sowore’s release, but no one has come for him —DSS

ICPC seizes 44 Abuja assets worth N14.7bn as holders deny ownership

U-23 AFCON: Holders Nigeria start title defence campaign against Cote d’Ivoire

BREAKING: Olympic Pharaohs kick off U-23 AFCON with hard fought 1-0 win over Mali

Sickle cell and avascular necrosis operation

64 Nigerians, others rescued from sex trafficking, illegal Koranic centre in Mali

Don’t pass VAT increase bill, PDP urges Senate

Suspected cultists kill one at wedding ceremony in Akwa Ibom

Kogi elections: Adeyemi wants EFCC, ICPC to monitor cash movements

UN experts call Morsi’s death in Egypt ‘arbitrary killing’

Oshiomhole lied about state of Bayelsa airport —Dickson

Drug abuse, adultery, causes of Nigeria’s backwardness —Cleric

Seek forgiveness for downplaying terrible conditions of roads, Rep tells Fashola

Gastroenteritis: Lagos govt establishes emergency operation centre

Kogi gov election: UPC adopts APC’s Bello as candidate

Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson to miss Liverpool clash

Most people in power don’t know the sacrifice made for democracy —Kukah

Kogi gov election: INEC to include SDP on ballot

Cavani to make first PSG start since August

PHOTOS: Sanwo-Olu presents N1.1tr budget for 2020

 Appeal Court reaffirms Ayade’s victory

Woman allegedly attacks accuser with razor blade

Nnamdi Kanu doesn’t need Aso Rock’s permission to return —IPOB

PHOTOS: Fire guts five buildings, shanties in Lagos

JUST IN: Presidency admits laying off Osinbajo’s aides

Pope appoints Benue priest as ‘Chaplain of His Holiness’

UK Police release names of 39 Vietnamese found dead in truck container

Senate panel hails NLNG $10bn project 

Ayade appoints new acting vice chancellor for CRUTECH

Whenever my husband is angry, he’ll tear all my money into shreds —Woman tells court

British Musician Pete Doherty arrested in Paris for cocaine possession

Arsenal drawn to face PSG in women’s Champions League quarter-finals

Newcastle must maintain recent improvement, says Bruce

Women’s Champions League quarter-final, semi-final draw

Human error, leading cause of road accidents in Anambra —Obiano

NCS insists on closure of nation’s borders,

Four judges killed in vehicle attack in Afghanistan

Edo police parades fake lawyer, female soldier

Violence breaks out in Lagos market, as task force chase traders

BREAKING: Another building on fire in Lagos

I’d have lost if Appeal Court judgment was for highest bidder —Abia Rep

We will correct our mistakes, El-Rufai assures Kaduna people

‘Men also have breast cancer’

Michael Bloomberg prepares to enter 2020 Presidential race

Gov Sanwo-Olu present 2020 budget

Tanzania’s opposition to boycott elections over ‘cheating’

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Protesters storm INEC, say IDPs must vote

ECOWAS: Osinbajo jets out to Niger

JAMB yet to commence sale of 2020 UTME forms —Official

Six killed in Uganda lightning strike

Former Japanese politician jailed for smuggling drugs in shoes

Businesswoman ends up in hospital after police assault

Ex-UEFA chief Platini demands back pay, legal fees

Woman dies after procuring abortion for N4,000

Edo govt sets up special team to tackle cultism

Five killed, 120 injured in Iran earthquake

BREAKING: Tension in Sabo Ife over alleged killing at mining site

Judge orders Trump to pay $2m in damages to charities

PHOTOS: Twitter boss, Jack meets Toolz, Joe Abah, others, speaks Yoruba

Brazil’s Supreme Court issues ruling that could free Lula

FG’s N100bn annual constituency project allocation yet to achieve results —ICPC boss

African players ‘not respected’ in Ballon d’Or vote, says Eto’o

NCC presents service agreement to protect consumers

Customs apprehend woman with 2kg of gold in her shoes

Indonesian airline finds cracks in two Boeing 737 NGs

Billionaires’ wealth dips for the first time in ten years

Mob attacks Bolivian mayor with paint, cuts hair

Airforce conducts counter-terrorism operation in Niger

Eight feared killed in Edo cult war

Thursday, November 07, 2019

Osimhen to miss PSG clash

Liefering turn down Barcelona’s £15m Adeyemi bid

Eagles EPL preview: Iwobi poised for 110th EPL game

U-23 AFCON: Imama confident of beating I’Coast

Leicester offer €23m for Dennis

Udinese director lauds Troost-Ekong leadership

CCB probes 200 asset declaration cases involving N40bn

Banks generate N675.9bn non-interest income in 9 months

Soldiers invade septuagenarian professor’s Lagos home • ‘My guard and I were assaulted’

Herdsman kills sibling for having affair with wife

We are still at work, no sack letters – Osinbajo aides

Reps back Senate, order UNIMAID fee hike reversal

NUPENG accuses NEXEN Petroleum of unfair labour practices

Explosion sets two houses ablaze in Rivers

U-23 AFCON: Nigerian players, officials owed allowances

Collapsed Synagogue guesthouse met British standards – Expert

Nigerian weightlifter Amalaha faces eight-year ban

Lawmaker faults ongoing probe of factional PDP caucus

Dickson wasted N100bn on Bayelsa airport runway –Oshiomhole

Mambilla: Ministers storm Chinese embassy, solicit funds

Suspected thief spends night inside Delta bank’s toilet

Anti-corruption war at bay?

Ebonyi court remands nine for alleged kidnapping

Two remanded for robbery, firearm possession in Ebonyi

Senate probes 27-year-old uncompleted dam project

Court takes arguments on Saraki’s houses Dec 5

Ruling on Maina’s bail application adjourned

You need communication skills, Nigerian leaders told

NUPENG, PENGASSAN back FG on fuel sale suspension, border residents fume

Attack on media, part of third term agenda – Falana

FG fixes promotion exam dates for prospective perm secs

Osinbajo’s security aides assault State House photojournalist

Install fire-fighting equipment in markets, Senate tells FG

Buhari should order ministers to travel by road – Onanuga

Gombe NYSC establishes court to try errant corpers

Oyo to order Ajimobi’s road contractors back to sites

Ganduje presents N200bn budget for 2020

Kogi police confirm three missing after shooting

Lagos warns community associations against extortion

Police nab 30-year-old suspected fraudster in Niger

Lagos, LCCI, NACCIMA woo Chinese textile investors, others

Mining ministry solicits experts’ input into sector’s growth

Stepmother, herbalist burn Nasarawa teenager’s hands over witchcraft

Govt concludes screening of intending pilgrims

Fighting Nigeria’s arch-enemies to the finish!

Flour Mills offers couple Dubai trip

When Buhari goes on foreign trips with presidential powers

SON to support manufacturers at Ogun trade zone

Kogi gov election: INEC shifts stakeholder meeting to Tues

US places $10m bounty on two Al Qaeda leaders

TSA: Reps uncover FCT-IRS’ illegal accounts as officials disown transactions

Uncommon grace returned my senatorial seat to me —Olujimi

Twitter boss, Jack arrives Nigeria

Dickson’s N100bn airport runway not properly built —Oshiomhole

Yellow fever kills 29 in Bauchi

FRSC mourns dead colleagues, decry public’s reaction to victims

Resident doctors issue 21-day strike notice to Kaduna govt

Nigeria Army to court martial 70 soldiers in North-East

Fayemi to Olujimi: Be magnanimous in victory

JUST IN: Appeal Court affirms Orji Kalu’s electoral victory

Reps concurs with Senate, order UNIMAID fee hike reversal

BREAKING: Sports minister sacks AFN technical director, Adeleye

UPDATE: I have forgiven people who blackmailed my electoral victory —Okorocha

Yuletide: We will arrest masquerades causing accidents, congestion —FRSC

Mob attacks FCT ministerial task team at Nyanya

Obaseki orders closure of Santana Market

8 reportedly die as cult groups renew war in Edo

Court takes arguments on Saraki’s forfeited houses December 5

BREAKING: Many feared trapped as truck, two other vehicles catch fire in Osun

South East gets N24bn from FG tax rebates 

P&ID: Briton gets N500m bail, needs senator without criminal case as surety

15-year-old boy sodomises six-year-old

Senate asks FG to install firefighting equipment in major markets

Man with 5 wives, 23 kids offers three-year-old son for N5m after selling daughter

JUST IN: Appeal Court affirms El-Rufai’s victory

Two Celtic fans stabbed ahead of Europa League clash with Lazio

Herdsman kills sibling over alleged illicit affair with wife

PHOTOS: INEC chairman meets stakeholders ahead of Bayelsa gov election

BREAKING: Appeal court affirms Okorocha’s electoral victory

Gov election: Police to deploy 32,000 personnel to Bayelsa

I wasn’t in Abuja on day crime took place —Accused tells court

Reps probe CBN’s $7bn to banks from foreign reserve

Bayelsa Gov election: It’s mandatory to use Smart Card Readers —INEC boss

Bayelsa Gov Poll: Sensitive materials ready for delivery by CBN —INEC

Bad Roads: You’re living in another Nigeria, Twitter users tell Fashola

Spurs goalkeeper Lloris has elbow surgery

Flood submerges houses, farmlands in Edo

(BREAKING) Kogi election: Court orders INEC to restore SDP candidate

Ganduje presents N197.68bn budget to Assembly

Former Congolese warlord, Bosco Ntaganda bags 30 years imprisonment.

Court reserves ruling on Maina’s bail application

Flood destroys buildings, farmlands in Edo

FG declares Monday public holiday to mark Eid-ul-Mawlud

10 soldiers killed, nine injured in jihadist ambush

World number two Pliskova parts ways with coach Martinez

PDP Rep tackles Fashola, challenges minister to three-month road trips

FRSC officer, two others die in Ibadan crash

Mane jokes he would ‘dive’ again to win Liverpool penalty

Nigeria’s Diaspora policy ready soon -Dabiri-Erewa

PHOTOS: Dilapidated state of Niger State Technical College

FG terminates cash payment in NIPOST offices over corrupt practices

Trevor Noah to produce film on eight-year-old Nigerian chess prodigy

London trip: Buhari has breached constitution, says Ubani

Police arrest 15-year-old girl accused of killing half-brother

FG suspends petrol supply to stations at borders

We reject UEFA’s discriminating, political attitude towards our team —Erdogan

Police arrest suspected thief, after passing night inside Bank’s restroom in Delta

Maina arrives court in wheelchair for bail application

Baghdadi’s wife revealed IS group secrets after capture

Nigerian photographer, Ruth Ossai shoots Rihanna’s Fenty jewellery campaign

Baby boom looms as Zimbabwe runs out of contraceptive pills

Dozens rescued after Philippine ferry capsizes

PSG sporting director Leonardo hits out at Zidane for Mbappe comments

Student killed as pressure mounts in Bolivia protests

China imposes curfew on minors in gaming crackdown

Leave titles, perform, Twitter users tell Sanwo-Olu as he adopts ‘Mr Governor’

American rapper, T.I. courts controversy after saying he takes daughter for annual virginity tests

EFCC hands over recovered vehicles to Federal University, Dutsin-ma

Bill to hike VAT passes second reading in Senate

Over 141 communities, 7,666 houses affected by flooding —ADSEMA

Traders strip as Ondo govt demolishes structures in Igbokoda Market

Senate proposes three-month jail for social media offenders

Blind septuagenarian arraigned for dealing in Indian hemp

Lampard: Ajax game one of my craziest nights

Chelsea open to offloading Giroud, Pedro in January

Wednesday, November 06, 2019

Jonathan, Wike absent from PDP rally in Bayelsa

FEC approves N58.48bn for Niger road project, link bridge to Kwara

$9.6bn judgement: Grace Taiga confirms AGF got draft of P&ID agreement —Witness

CBN stops treasury bills’ sale to individuals

11 months’ salaries: LAUTECH ASUU threatens strike

Pardoned Zamfara convict arrested for car snatching, rape

My official vehicle is over 16 years – Yahaya

Firms issues seven-day ultimatum to Makinde

UK Trip: Buhari didn’t undermine Osinbajo, say presidency

Why I dumped my baby –Ondo mother

Makinde hasn’t fulfilled his promises – Lanlehin

Oil worth $42bn stolen in 10 years – NEITI  

DSS plans to use masked prosecution witnesses, says Sowore

Appeal court sacks Senate spokesman, Adeyeye

Reps lament kidnap of judges, Senate seeks permanent solution

Moves to stop post-UTME divide Reps

Fashola says Nigerian roads not that bad, MAN, NECA disagree

Nigeria’s shame, Gov Bello’s burden: Niger State Technical College

Border closure did not make China great

Osinbajo fails to delay 35 aides’ sacking

Investment in Nigeria, not act of charity – Soludo

Abe, Rivers APC disagree over party’s crisis

Positive Identification: Army may appeal ruling, continues operation

Niger Delta govs behind NDDC audit –Wike

Lawyers’ boycott paralyses Edo courts

FG has no plan for Bayelsa, says Secondus

Court refuses to remand Maina’s son in NCS custody

Physically-challenged persons will vote –INEC

EPL: Ederson doubt for Liverpool clash after coming off against Atalanta

UPDATE: UEFA Champions League tables

Champions League: Leverkusen stay alive with win over Atletico

Champions League: Rodrygo makes history as Madrid put six past Galatasaray

UPDATE: UEFA Champions League results

Champions League: Son bounces back with a brace as Tottenham thrash Red Star

UPDATED: PSG seal place in last 16 of Champions League

Twitter to allow users follow sports teams, others

Attack on mine convoy in Burkina Faso leaves 37 dead

Lyon forward Traore’s house burgled during European tie

Five students die in Kogi varsity killings —Police

Post-UTME fees charged by varsities not backed by law —Lawmaker

Jonathan, Wike shun Bayelsa PDP mega rally

UPDATED: Costa’s late winner sends Juve into Champions League last 16

Democrats to hold first open hearings in Trump’s impeachment inquiry

Help us trace allegedly missing $181m IDB loan, Bello begs EFCC

BREAKING: Bayern beat Olympiakos to reach Champions League last 16

N2.1bn fraud: Court refuses to remand Maina’s son in NCS custody

Europa League: Arsenal stumble again at Vitoria Guimaraes

Judge issues warrants of release for Sowore, co-defendant from DSS custody

Football: UEFA Europa League result

Murder suspects cut hole in ceiling to escape California jail

‘Help! What is this?’ Internet users take to social media for STD diagnosis

Croatian footballer in trouble for killing chicken on pitch

Senate investigates alleged Idiroko/Ipokia killings by customs

Senate exempts clerics from sexual harassment bill

Capital market: Reps probe N126bn unclaimed dividends, unremitted tax

Ancelotti under fire as players rebel against training lockdown

No portion of constitution says Buhari can’t work outside Nigeria —ACF scribe, Sani

Senate asks panel to monitor gas flaring compliance

Infantino planning Iran visit for game with female fans

Lagos records lowest birth rate, Katsina is highest

Foreign trip: President did not relegate VP —Aide

Niger gov invites EFCC to investigate $181m Islamic bank loan

BREAKING: Stop calling me ‘Your excellency,’ Sanwo-Olu tells Lagosians

Reps probe price disparity in PPMC sales to MOMAN, IPMAN

Buhari sacks Osinbajo’s aides

Solskjaer targets Europa success as tonic for Manchester United

After stunning Inter Milan, Dortmund turn sights on Bayern Munich

Blind septuagenarian arraigned for allegedly dealing in Indian hemp

Man pleads guilty to attempted robbery of Arsenal stars

El-Rufai, lawmakers, monarchs meet over kidnapping, banditry in Kaduna

PHOTOS: Sanwo-Olu visits scene of fire outbreak at Balogun Market

Balogun Market fire: We will support victims, says Sanwo-Olu

Britain to offer DNA testing for all newborns

PHOTOS: Osinbajo presides over FEC meeting for three consecutive weeks

Oliseh rejects Waasland Beveren offer

Oyo produces N170m past WASSCE questions for pupils

Lufthansa to cancel 1,300 flights over strike

Zamfara police arrest 13 suspected rapists, robbers

Cross River health workers protest at Governor’s Office

Inter Milan coach Conte lambasts club over poor planning

Boris Johnson asked to name new EU commissioner

Turkey captures wife of dead IS leader al-Baghdadi

Two murder suspects cut hole in ceiling to escape jail

Alleged assault of musician by female officer, mischievous —LASTMA

Two killed in strike on Libya police station

Reps probe Chinda, other factional PDP caucus leaders

Wenger evasive over Bayern Munich job, Rangnick ‘not available’

Border closure: Rice Millers make brisk businesses in Gombe

Social media bill proposes three-month jail for offensive users

Iraq to host qualifiers elsewhere after protests —FIFA

Three tourists among five wounded in Jordan stabbing

Court orders prosecution to serve witnesses’ statements, video exhibits on Sowore, co-defendant

Appeal Court nullifies Senate spokesman Dayo Adeyeye’s election

Nasarawa State FA suspend footballer for slapping referee

Maradona debunks daughter’s claim, says I’m not dying

15 killed in suspected rebel attacks in Thailand

Court overrules Sowore, co-defendant’s request for adjournment

Sowore: Prosecution plans to have witnesses testify behind screen without judges’ consent – Falana

Osinbajo presides over second FEC meeting in Buhari’s absence

BREAKING: Sowore, co-defendants have met bail conditions, will be freed today – Falana

Hundreds skip school in Lebanon to press for change

BREAKING: Buhari didn’t undermine Osinbajo by travelling without NASS notice – Presidency  

Atiku: Commend Supreme Court judges, don’t crucify them, Keyamo replies Nwabueze

APC membership: Senate postpones screening of REC nominee

Nigerian ‘sex slavery’ ring goes on trial Wednesday in France

Ghanaian court remands Nigerian trader for impregnating minor

Policeman killed as burning building collapse in Lagos Island

Guidelines to be observed when you want baby

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

Kogi election: PDP accuses Bello, Adeyemi of plotting Melaye’s arrest

I left APC in 2015 –INEC commissioner-elect

We cook, bathe with table water –Rivers monarch

Isiaka, three ADC lawmakers meet Abiodun

Makinde inaugurates wife as AIDS control board chair

Delta pupil arrested for raping 14-year-old mate

Nigeria is broke, period!

Female varsity graduates threaten to expose randy lecturers

Businessman hacks into firm’s account, steals N498m

Why Benue supports FG’s NLTP — Ortom

Air Peace flight makes emergency return over engine failure

Security agents, monarchs know Boko Haram’s whereabouts –Borno gov

Maina’s illness stalls fraud trial

Shearer slams sloppy Iwobi

Emefiele demands secret grilling by Senate panel

Senate confirms NDDC board members, rejects Akpabio panel

Court stops Operation Positive Identification

Signing of bill in UK: Nigerians attack Buhari

FG withdraws corruption charges against Pinnick, four others

Land grabbers sack landlords, tenants from Lagos community

…Pinnick, others being victimised, says NFF

Makinde orders Ibadan house of horror’s demolition

Fire guts Lagos factory, Balogun, Dosunmu market buildings

Tokyo 2020: Nigerian athletes to camp in Kisarazu

LASTMA, POS win HOS Games in Lagos

NWFL hails Wike, Angels on Super 4 feat

Grieving husband dies 24 hours after wife’s demise

A’Ibom varsity sacks eight lecturers for alleged sex offence

FG seeks Commonwealth’s support in tackling hate speech

Katsina police tackle motorists with tinted glasses

We’ve improved internal control to check fraud – NDIC

Labour writes states, set for minimum wage negotiations

Kidnappers free Katsina deputy Accountant General’s wife

Foreign investment in equities rises to $9.48bn

Sanwo-Olu appoints new LASMIRA team

Telecom firms get five days to stop illegal deductions

Licence cancellation: FG gives Discos December 7 deadline

Champions League: Hakimi double seals stunning Dortmund win over Inter

Champions League: Valverde accepts Barca under pressure after Slavia stalemate

UPDATED: Chelsea fightback salvages 4-4 draw against nine-man Ajax

UPDATED: Oxlade-Chamberlain puts Liverpool on brink of Champions League knockouts

Xhaka stripped of Arsenal captaincy

Trump urges ‘war’ on Mexico cartels after Americans killed in ambush

JUST IN: Policeman dies as burning six-storey building collapses in Lagos

Champions League: Leipzig close on last 16 with win at Zenit

Champions League: Barcelona stumble to home draw against Slavia

Two nuns become pregnant after mission work in Africa

PHOTOS: Lagosians jostle one another as Oshodi/Isolo Rep shares food packs

PHOTOS: Oshiomhole shuns questions on Obaseki as he visits Lawan

PHOTOS: Teachers, lawyers protest at governor’s office in Cross River

Trump’s chief of staff summoned to testify in impeachment probe

I also experience illegal data deduction —Communication Minister

Court sentences pregnant woman for assaulting food sellers

Ernest Ndukwe resigns from Access Bank board

Oshiomhole shuns questions on Obaseki

Makinde appoints wife, others to AIDS control board

Everton’s Gomes released from hospital

UniAbuja begins two new faculties, Railway Engineering

Okorocha presents ‘God Dey’ budget, seeks N4bn for tourism sector

Liverpool to play twice in two days in two different countries

Tuchel not interested as Bayern Munich set timeframe in coach search

SANs dismiss APC lawmaker’s claim that CoS is more powerful than VP

Police to arraign 46 alleged homosexuals Nov 22

Federer, Djokovic drawn in same ATP finals group

Parties without structure shouldn’t have female candidates – INEC

Gov poll: More campaigns ongoing in Bayelsa than in Kogi —YIAGA

Edna O’Brien picks up French prize for Boko Haram book

Alleged fraud: Maina sends letter to court claiming illness

Mali president says stability at stake after deadly army base attack

Bale confident he will be fit for crucial Euro 2020 qualifiers

Six things you should know about Sarah Alade

9 American Mormon families die in vehicles set ablaze in Mexico

Corruption hasn’t ended despite Buhari’s efforts —SGF, Sagay, others

Kogi/Bayelsa elections: No law protecting People with Disabilities – CCD

Akwa Ibom varsity sacks eight lecturers over alleged sexual harrassment, extortion

Zidane unfazed by Wales calling up injured Bale

$25bn diaspora remittance: FG faults NBS

Sister of slain ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi captured

Osinbajo practically out of Buhari’s govt- Afenifere

BREAKING: Teachers, lawyers protest, block governor’s office in Calabar

Vacancies for content creator, social media manager, videographer, others

Senate confirms Tsoho as Federal High Court CJ

Court orders microfinance bank to pay N500K for refusing customer loan

Fresh Ebola crisis looms, unless… Reps warn FG

BREAKING: Kidnappers release wife of Katsina Deputy Accountant General

Adamawa workers to start enjoying new minimum wage this month —Fintiri

Police, lawyers clash over parking spot

Russia jails Jehovah’s Witness for six years

Isiaka, three ADC lawmakers set to join APC

Buhari appoints Sarah Alade as SA, finance and economy 

Israel supreme court upholds expulsion of Human Rights Watch official

Nine Kano kids: Women groups demand Assembly’s intervention

Court fixes Nov. 7 to deliver ruling in Maina’s bail application

JUST IN: FG withdraws fraud case against Pinnick, others

Bayern Munich expect to name new head coach within three weeks —Hoeness

Take over NDDC affairs immediately, Lawan tells new board

Alleged N3bn Fraud: Suswam’s request to participate in CJ’s clearance stalls trial

Sacked Reps Leader, Doguwa, storms National Assembly

PHOTOS: Fire guts shopping complex in Balogun Market

Operation Positive Identification: Falana gets order against army

Losing my voice was ‘darkest moment’ of my life, says Shakira

Nigerian stabs another to death in India

I didn’t offer Gulak $2m bribe —Okorocha

OPEC: Oil demand to fall in the West, but not in India, China

Mob lynch man for molesting girl

BREAKING: Fire outbreak in Balogun Market

Bale in Welsh squad for crucial Euro 2020 qualifiers

Four Indonesian police arrested over Briton’s kidnapping

‘Lionheart’s’ Oscar disqualification an eye-opener —Nigerian awards committee

Why NIS introduced e-migrant registration —Boss

British MPs choose Lindsay Hoyle as parliament speaker to replace Bercow

Turkey says it captured sister of dead ISIS leader, Baghdadi

UTME: JAMB denies parents access to candidates’ profiles

Oscars disqualify Nigerian film ‘Lion Heart’ over English dialogue

Repair: LASTMA announces partial closure of Apongbon Road

I suffered racial abuse in Bundesliga –Akpoborie

Lawan, Clerk clash over secret recruitment, severance pay

Hoodlums attack Satellite Town, destroy warehouse, others

Monday, November 04, 2019

States’ minimum wage negotiating councils get guidelines today

Ogun tollgate of death in need of urgent attention

Ojukwu’s spirit not happy with Igbo leaders – MASSOB

Ndidi better than Kante –Spanish tabloid

Debt servicing gulped $1.09bn in nine months – CBN

Edo crisis: Dep gov slams Oshiomhole, group warns Obaseki

A governor and the cross of irregular verbs

NNPC to build two new refineries

Klopp desperate to sign £86m Chukwueze

Cop shoots laundryman for snatching colleague’s lover

US begins withdrawal from Paris climate accord

10 killed in Burkina Faso jihadist attack

Has Buhari conquered Nigeria?

Cultists kill 13 students in Kogi varsity

LASTMA officer slaps musician for recording assault

FG to open Lagos-Ibadan road diversions Dec 15 ….orders relocation of trucks at Ogere

Police rescue 259 from Ibadan house of horror

Border closure: Nigeria gets tough with ECOWAS, bans repackaged imported goods

Oil is gone, embrace agric, Obasanjo urges Nigerians

FRSC, police, military unite against Long Bridge robbers

Ex-PPMC boss to forfeit N2.4bn, property to FG

Niger rated best state in school feeding programme

Army probes soldiers for torturing terrorist to death

It’s impossible to stop kidnapping, says Wike

FG renovates 4,000 health centres

Troops must be resilient to end insurgency – General

IG, others appeal court’s restraining order on recruitment

S’Court rejects suit for review of Onnoghen’s removal

North oil discovery good for Nigeria unity –Goje

Bullion vans: Take Tinubu petition seriously, TI tells EFCC

NASS will demand accountability in power sector –Lawan

N14bn transferred to NSEZCO in order, Adebayo tells Senate

Flooding: FG accuses Cameroon of breaching Lagdo dam pact

Senators reject Emefiele’s team at investigative hearing

African players in Europe: Mane stars in dramatic Liverpool win

Britain: Lindsay Hoyle replaces Bercow as parliament speaker

Kano spends N350m monthly on school feeding for primary 4-6 pupils

Conditions ECOWAS member-states must meet before border reopening —FG

Oyo Police uncover illegal rehabilitation centre, rescue over 200 inmates

BREAKING: British MPs elect Lindsay Hoyle as new Parliament speaker

McDonald’s CEO forced to resign over love relationship with employee

Facebook unveils new logo

EPL: Klopp defends Mane after Guardiola ‘diving’ claim

Kidnapping: Rigasa residents protest, demand Kaduna Assembly intervention

Osun Rep holds thanksgiving prayer over Appeal Court victory

Nigeria remains Canada’s major trading partner —Osinbajo

Supreme Court fixes Oct 2020 to hear cross-appeal against CBN, Ibru

I didn’t offer Ahmed Gulak $2m bribe — Okorocha

Adebayo clarifies issues on transfer of N14bn from NEPZA 2017 budget

Sowore rejects Apostle Suleman’s surety offer

Bianca fumes as Gov Obiano shuns Ojukwu memorial lecture

Abba Kyari takes bill to Buhari in London for signing

Appeal Court sacks House Majority Leader, Doguwa

FG plans to underfund public varsities with IPPIS —ASUU

Bullion vans: Take Tinubu petition seriously, Transparency International tells EFCC

US judges reject Trump appeal over tax returns

‘Delta, Rivers, three others at risk of severe flooding’

Obasanjo’s mango plantation to employ over 1,000 workers in Benue

Buhari blames politicians, oil companies for tax losses

Economic Adviser, Shehu Sani disagree on border closure

BREAKING: Buhari assents to Deep Offshore Act

Lampard calls for ‘open conversation’ on VAR

With Buhari as petroleum minister, there are no more oil billionaires —Nuhu Ribadu

Everton’s Gomes has ankle surgery after horrific injury

Apple offers $2.5 bn to address California housing crisis

It’s impossible to end kidnapping in Nigeria —Wike

Thousands to storm Abuja as Adeboye hosts Holy Ghost service in FCT

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: FRSC partners police, military to end robberies on Long Bridge

Egypt will not deny visa to genuine travelers —Envoy

Embrace pension scheme to prevent poverty at old age, PenCom advises Nigerians

PDP defectors commend Obaseki

Dele Momodu courts Twitter controversy with Aisha, Dolapo’s campaign photos

BREAKING: Senate panel rejects Emefiele’s team at investigative hearing 

Mob lynch man in Anambra for attempting to defile four-year-girl

One dies, many injured in Ondo crash

VIDEO: China closed their border for 40 years and today they’re great —Customs boss

Border closure: Goods coming into Nigeria must have 30% local input – FG

Aguirre takes over from Pellegrino at Leganes

Supreme Court strikes out ex- CJN Onnoghen’s referral appeal

Jang’s alleged N6.2bn fraud: After seven witnesses, court fixes trial for Nov 11

Hunt on for new Bayern Munich coach after Kovac sacking

Court sends man to Kirikiri prison for stoning policemen

Buhari’s trips not for sightseeing, says Garba Shehu

You deserve it all, Vettel tells Hamilton

Though Sowore has hurt me, I might stand as surety for him —Apostle Suleman

12 people feared dead as boat capsizes in Uganda

Dortmund to sustain ‘feel-good’ factor against Inter Milan

Kogi gov poll: INEC deploys three national commissioners, additional RECs

UPDATED: Over 40 migrants found alive in refrigerated truck —Greek police

Security guard detained for allegedly sleeping on duty

10K Constables’ recruitment: Maintain status quo, court orders IG

EFCC arrests ex-banker, wife for $1.49m fraud, money laundering

Vardy playing with a smile, says Leicester boss Rodgers

Kenyans Kamworor, Jepkosgei claim New York Marathon titles

Alleged fraud: Koudeih’s taste would make any Arabian prince envious —EFCC

Mob sets two Phone thieves ablaze in Delta

Tennis: Barty tops end-of-season women’s ranking

Nadal returns to number one in spite of Djokovic win in Paris

Price of rice will stabilise soon –Kebbi gov

Pulisic patience pays off as Chelsea fledglings take flight

British MPs vote on new speaker after Bercow’s departure

Two activist journalists stabbed to death in Indonesia

Almajiris: Northern govs frustrated Jonathan, says ex-UBEC chief

JUST IN: NNPC boosts in-country refining with two condensate refineries

Iran marks 1979 embassy siege with anti-US fervour

Man City captain Silva set to miss Liverpool clash

Kidnapped judge: Nigeria turned into a theatre of blood – Ozekhome

Price of rice will stabilise following bumper harvest –Gov Bagudu

Barcelona’s fragility casts doubts on Champions League credentials

Vietnam arrests eight over UK truck deaths

Britain’s plan to raise minimum wage backed by review

Presidency secretly strips health ministry of procurement powers

Burna Boy wins Best Africa Act, Billie Eilish, best song at MTV Europe

Sunday, November 03, 2019

We are sons and daughters of Oduduwa and not Yoruba

Power crisis: Consumers demand sanctions against Discos

Senate summons Emefiele over multiple exchange rates

Obiano denies ‘evil spirits in govt house’ report

No decision yet on 2023 power rotation, says PDP

Ronaldo’s ‘hairstylist’ stabbed to death

FRSC disowns ‘chip whip’ number plate

Police arrest soldiers, civilian for kidnapping, robbery

Couple arrested for child trafficking in Lagos

One killed, scores injured as robbers invade Ibadan

SCIID takes over Lagos torture centre case

Church worker nabbed for taking girlfriends’ nude pictures

NDDC owes ghost contractors N3tn — Director

Man accuses FCT hospital of mismanaging late wife’s delivery

PDP campaign vehicle kills four in Kogi

FG using public resources for Malami’s private suits –Plaintiff

Makinde vows to sustain free education in Oyo

Arrest Miyetti Allah leader now, Ortom tells police

NAF kills ISWAP terrorists in Borno

Youths condemn attacks on Nigerians in Ghana

Imo community moves to abolish caste system

Bamidele joins body of benchers, seeks legal reforms

Four arrested for defiling nine-year-old girl in Niger

Katsina PHDA takes yellow fever victims’ samples

Lafia varsity offers automatic accommodation to disabled students

Our mother, brother’s killers’ll not go unpunished –Family

NSCDC impounds adulterated diesel-laden tanker in C’River

Teenagers arraigned for stealing in Ebonyi

Nine expelled FUTO students graduate two years after recall

Soldiers’ll be deployed for polls on request –DHQ

Polls: INEC still owes Ogun corpers stipends

Kogi officials arrested for N68m school feeding fraud

Comply with traffic rules, tanker drivers told

Minimum wage: FG promises pensioners increased allowances

Obaseki bemoans oil theft in Niger Delta

Land grabbers occupy farm settlements as govs neglect agric

FG cuts farming equipment prices by 50%

Justice Oladoke buried

PenCom to open PFAs transfer window June 2020

Dangote plans fuel exports to Europe, others

CBN to recover N36bn loans from N’East farmers

Jan 31 not terminal date for border closure – Customs

It’s haram for Sharia states to partake in VAT on beer –Islamic scholar

UTME: JAMB, NIMC to register 67 schools

2023: Pastor Bakare will be put to shame

APC can handle Edo crisis, says Presidency

50 per cent increase in VAT: Matters arising

Gbajabiamila inaugurates mini stadia, ICT centre

Senegal emerge African Champions of 2019 COPA Lagos

Trump threatens to withhold emergency aid from fire-hit California

PDP alleges arrest, torture of members in Kogi

Fresh attack pushes Mali army death toll to 51

California Gov appoints Nigerian Uduak-Joe Ntuk as oil and gas supervisor

Leicester City can get even better, says Rodgers

BREAKING: Bayern Munich sack coach Niko Kovac

Edo deputy gov mobilised 200 okada riders, thugs to embarrass me -Oshiomhole

Fed Poly Ado-Ekiti shut, SUG disbanded over students’ protest

Border closure to continue until objectives achieved —Customs

Bayern Munich to host Hoffenheim in German Cup last 16

Zamfara electricity consumers owe N50bn —KAEDCO

We’re yet to discuss 2023 presidency —PDP

Ethiopian PM Abiy defends response to ethnic clashes

Ex-Liverpool defender Henchoz sacked as Sion coach

EPL: Everton fight back to 1-1 draw against Tottenham

Emojipedia gathers tweetstorm with new oral sex emojis

Bad spelling, unusual colour evidence we didn’t issue ‘Chip Whip’ number plate —FRSC

Obasanjo in Benue for foundation laying of Catholic Church special school

At least 17 dead in Nepal bus accident

Balotelli threatens to leave pitch after racist abuse in Verona defeat

School feeding programme: Kogi officials arrested over alleged N68m fraud

Impeach govs who refuse to pay minimum wage, NLC tells state lawmakers

EPL: Leicester down Crystal Palace 2-0

FRSC, Kano lawmaker disown ‘Chip Whip’ number plate

I’m eager to keep London safe, says BBNaija’s Khafi Kareem as UK Police reinstates her

Djokovic cruises to fifth Paris Masters title

Three soldiers deployed to Borno on anti-insurgency mission arrested for kidnapping, robbery

Tennis: Australian Ashleigh Barty wins WTA Finals

BREAKING: Borders ll remain closed until govt’s objectives are achieved – Customs

33 hurt as bus overturns in France

You have the best interest of Nigeria at heart, Daura emir tells Osinbajo

Bulgaria president slams Macron remarks on illegal workers

Lebanon’s president urges citizens to unite behind reforms

Back-up vehicle of Kogi PDP gov candidate allegedly kills four

Adamawa patent medicine seller promotes self as doctor, turns bedrooms to clinic

Nadal’s late-season injury jinx strikes again

Policemen in Enugu set for one million-man march against cultism

NYSC : 14 corps members absconded in Ondo, says State coordinator

Gunmen kill Radio Nigeria employee, one other in Makurdi

One killed, scores injured as robbers invade Ibadan community

Banks should be compelled to reduce interest rates —Donald Duke

World’s biggest trade deal to be delayed to 2020 —ASEAN

UK’s Boris Johnson ‘sorry’ for Brexit delay

Buhari praises Adesina over AfDB’s capital increase to $208bn

BREAKING: Buhari approves extension of border closure to January 31

Border closure has helped to curb smuggling of firearms —DSS boss

Fire outbreak on Japan govt jet with Prime Minister on board

Brexit delay is a matter of deep regret —Boris Johnson

Traffic Congestion: FCT demolishes structures at Dutse-Alhaji

JUST IN: Gunmen kill two in Makurdi

Aramco announces plans for giant stock market debut

NAF destroys ISWAP’s hideout in Borno

FG wrong to give Bello bailout after denying Wada same — Awoniyi, ex-Kogi deputy gov

Attack on Obaseki, Oba Akiolu: Oshiomhole blames deputy gov Shaibu 

Obaseki attack: Oshiomhole blames deputy gov, Shaibu

ISIS claims responsibility for Mali attacks on 50 soldiers

MPDSR: FG pledges to reduce maternal/neonatal mortality

Adeboye advises FG on policies

I’d have loved to be TV presenter – Justice Ayotunde Phillips

North not well represented on agencies’ nominal rolls – Reps spokesman, Kalu

Buhari must take to advice from economic management team — Otti, ex- Diamond Bank GMD

Power: FG seeks fresh $3bn loan as darkness pervades Nigeria

Appeal Court verdict: I doubt our electoral process, says Ndoma-Egba

Trump booed at UFC fight night in New York

NBA: Antetokounmpo dominates as Bucks beat Raptors

I see no reason for anyone to doubt my bum- Inem Peter

Big butt: Helen Paul, Anita Joseph, Dolapo Badmus tackle Naira Marley

Saturday, November 02, 2019

Tboss, Broda Shaggi, others disagree on arrest of ladies who ‘pranked’ Davido

Govt centres where ‘fake’ babies get original birth certs for N1,000

Obaseki, Oba of Lagos attacked at Oshiomhole’s residence

FG names 12 registries licensed to conduct marriages nationwide

I’m not scared of Nigeria’s anti-gay law– Bisi Alimi

How I sacrificed my postgraduate degree for politics – Tambuwal

Tiwa Savage once blocked me on Instagram — Zlatan Ibile

Why I stopped making up for the dead — Banke Meshida

Edo Assembly crisis not about Obaseki, me – Oshiomhole

Kogi: Police arrest Wada’s campaign official for alleged arms possession

Buhari leaves Saudi for UK

I will die agitating for Biafra – 76-year-old agitator

Operation Positive Identification: Nigerians must assist us over fleeing Boko Haram insurgents, says army

Telkom Knockout: Akpeyi saves two penalties in Soweto derby

Hat-trick hero Simon in ninth heaven

Securing Olympic ticket top priority – Nwakali

I’m in Biafra struggle for my children, grandchildren — 75-year-old agitator

Etebo rues missing Ajayi showdown

Olayinka not bothered by Eagles’ standby place

Football mafia against my son – CR7’s mum

‘Belief helped Australia beat Nigeria’

S’Africa crush England to win rugby World Cup

400th anniversary hardly anyone commemorated

The curious case of the Enugu Airport

DAWN recommended drones to tackle insecurity in South-West — Commissioner

I had special cane for my kids before changing strategy – Egbesola, ASBON Nat’l President

Diezani jewellery: Auctioneers attack Magu over plans to engage foreign firms

Indigenous oil firms get $180m from intervention fund

AfDB shareholders approve $115 bn capital increase

Oil field shutdown, others stall 335.8 million barrels production

Google acquires Fitbit for $2.1bn

B’Haram scare: Don’t dare to invade S’West, OPC, Agbekoya warn sect

I test my brain to be sure it’s still fine — Atueyi, 80-year-old pharmacist

Cameroon footballing legend Eto’o rules out career in politics

Police plan one-million-man march against cultism

Charcoal producers attack magistrate, ministry officials in Bauchi

Saudi football team makes first West Bank visit

PENCOM may open PFA Transfer window June 2020 — Official

Court dismisses Ndoma-Egba’s appeal, affirms Onor’s victory

UPDATED: Edo deputy gov denies leading attack at Oshiomhole’s house

EPL: Abraham, Pulisic lift Chelsea into third

Latest EPL results, table after Saturday’s matches

Kovac future in doubt after Bayern’s worst loss since 2009

Obaseki condemns attack on Oba of Lagos, other guests at Oshiomhole’s house

Pirates attack Rivers passenger boats, kill two

French soldier killed by roadside bomb in Mali

Iraqi protesters, security forces clash in capital

La Liga: Barcelona in 3-1 shock defeat at Levante

Fish out appeal court judge’s abductors NBA tells police

Saturday: Latest EPL table

Kogi elections: Police confirm head of security, Musa/Aro campaign organisation’s arrest

EPL: Late turnaround keeps Man City on Liverpool’s tails

EPL: Wolves draw piles pressure on Arsenal boss Emery

EPL: Mane caps thrilling Liverpool fightback to sink Villa

Bayelsa communities barricade Shell offshore facilities, lament neglect

South Africans hope Rugby World Cup win will unite the nation

Obaseki, Oba of Lagos, others attacked at Oshiomhole’s house

BREAKING: Bayern thrashed 5-1 at Frankfurt in ten-year low

Police arrest 72 suspected kidnappers, armed robbers in Bauchi

For Sidy Diallo, the weekend brings another marathon run barefoot

House of Reps: Give us quality representation, Chidoka tells sibling

$1.66bn from international donors increases power generation —TCN

Appeal court upholds Imo rep election

Beyonce’s sister, Solange announces split from husband

UNIBEN student shot dead at Jean carnival

One killed, nine others injured in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident

Appeal Court fixes November 4 to hear petition challenging Lalong’s victory

Man allegedly kills lady for refusing to marry him

Man Utd blown off course again at Bournemouth

2020 Democrats: Biden slips, Beto quits, Warren answers critics

Bayelsa IPAC boss, two others suspended indefinitely

Lagos to close Olusosun, Solous landfill sites —LAWMA

Bayelsa/Kogi polls: Police will be professional, neutral in conduct —IG

First shipment of new Ebola vaccine arrives in DR Congo

Borno gov threatens to demolish structures blocking waterways, drainage

Don’t go and work, Adekunle Gold tells Twitter user asking for giveaway

Buhari departs Makkah for UK private visit

International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists: Gombe Gov assures journalists of safety, security

Economy: CBN’s unconventional growth policy paying off —Emefiele

39 dead migrants: Hand yourselves in, police tells brothers

Kogi gov poll: Workers’ screening exercise lacks human face, Wada tells Bello

Troops arrest six suspected kidnappers, robbers in Abuja

Zamfara Assembly suspends LG boss over alleged misappropriation

Rugby: South Africa blitz England to win third World Cup

Operation Positive Identification: Inform us about fleeing Boko Haram members, Army begs Nigerians

Canine hero Conan to get White House welcome after Baghdadi raid

I bit the policemen because he wanted to strangle me – Islamic cleric, arrested for traffic offence

Kogi election: PDP planning to create confusion in Kogi – APC

Tutu, Christine: Prices of Nigerian contemporary art soar

EFCC calls for petitions against Hushpuppi, Investor BJ, Baddyosha others

Young actors more interested in fame not talent –Francis Duru

What’ll you do if your spouse disapproves of your friends?

Double trouble: Displaced by war in Borno, struggling for survival in Gombe

Seven natural ways to fight depression

James powers Lakers to overtime win against Mavs

We’ll shut illegal car parks in FCT to tackle crime –Minister

Flooded Isheri residents berate Sanwo-Olu as one dies

EFCC arraigns auto dealer for laundering N207m

Yusuf’s wish was to become a soldier, protect Nigeria –Brother of Gombe teenager killed over food

Ondo banks shut down over Boko Haram threat

53 soldiers killed in Mali terror attack

Israeli retaliatory airstrikes kill Palestinian – Gaza ministry

People look down on me for not flaunting my wealth –Halima Abubakar

Why I dedicated song to Leah Sharibu –Nimi Grace

PDP planning to create confusion in Kogi – APC

Seven tips on reducing generator expenses

Friday, November 01, 2019

Lagos gardener defiles 13-year-old church member inside worship centre

New judge takes over Shi’ites proscription case

Auxiliary nurses now require FG clearance to leave Nigeria –NAPTIP DG

My triplets eat, cry, defecate same time – Yinka Ayefele

APC state chairmen want Akpabio sacked

The kind of woman I want –Omashola, ex-BBN housemate

Big boobs didn’t hinder me from sports –Daramola

23-year-old arrested for stealing SUV, others: I feel terrible for my two-year-old child

AI responds as EFCC raids 200 Yahoo boys in October

Robbers attack passengers on BRT bus in daylight

287 repentant Boko Haram fighters to undergo rehabilitation

Alfa arraigned for fighting cop over traffic rule

Police declare Rivers notorious kidnapper, Italian, wanted

Border closure: N2.3tn smuggled guns, rice, others seized in three months

A’Court sacks Jibrin, orders fresh election

EFCC detains 16 Kwara LG chairmen over N4bn loan

Army ignores criticisms, begins Operation Positive Identification

One dies, four injured in Ikoyi building collapse

Rivers man whose wife, son were killed by kidnappers after ransom payment: I still don’t know why this calamity befell me

Woman bumps into ‘late’ ex-boyfriend working as cook

IPPIS: DSS, NIA, 24 polys, others yet to comply

I lost my legs but gained new direction –Waziri, 27-year-old entrepreneur in wheelchair

Jamaica midfielder Clarke dies after stabbing

LAFFMATAZZ! Gunners’ players openly mock Emery

Appeal Court rerun judgment:  I remain unshaken, says Jibrin

Four escape death as buildings collapse in Ikoyi

Four escape death as building collapses in Ikoyi

Post corpers who read education to schools before others, NYSC told

Brexit, worst decision by Britain —Ex-German parliamentarian

Outrage as five men who gang-raped 14-year-old girl get ‘light’ sentence

Djokovic crushes Tsitsipas to set up Dimitrov semi-final in Paris

FG team inspects flooded Lagos communities

FG to close down substandard secondary schools – Minister

PHOTOS: Policemen promoted to DIG rank decorated at Force HQ

APC accuses PDP of producing fake PVCs ahead of Bayelsa poll

Why Super Falcons crashed out of 2020 Olympics —Omidiran

14 companies bid for OML 119 redevelopment financing

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Police to deploy 69,282 personnel, says IGP

Kidnapping, robbery ‘ll reduce if Nigeria sustains border closure for two years – Emefiele

Four killed in Halloween party shooting in California

EFCC detains 16 Kwara council bosses who allegedly converted N4bn loan to personal use

VIDEO: Saudi govt officials welcome Buhari at Umrah

Guardiola stands with Klopp over fixture congestion

UK police step up appeals over migrant lorry deaths

Lampard dispels Rudiger claims that he is fit to return

 Nigeria has been criminalised, says Obi

EFCC targets doctors issuing fake medical reports to criminals

Djokovic thrashes Tsitsipas to book Paris last-four spot

Fact check: Does Mompha’s Lebanese associate pay $5m as rent?

Several people injured at Halloween party in Toronto

We’ll be united before 2023 — Rivers APC

Minister resigns over bribe video

How Dikko converted NAF’s N1.2bn to personal use – Witness

Everton vs Tottenham: Alli needs our support, says Pochettino

Google to purchase fitness tracker Fitbit in multi billion-dollar deal

Police hunt man who injured 6 in bar shooting

Arsenal captain Xhaka to miss Wolves clash amid fan feud

Woman found dead with python around neck

Gombe schools: Leave prayers, provide social amenities, Nigerians tell govt

Ondo Rep, Gboluga, appoints 60 aides

APC suspends lawmaker for alleged absence at Edo Assembly sittings

Bale back in the fold but not fit to face Betis —Zidane

22 people killed in DR Congo mining truck accident —Police

Colour-coding taxis’ll address robbery incidents in FCT —FRSC

My wife won’t cry if I’m shot —Trump

Elephant named after Bin Laden kills five in India

Employment: NCC to give preference to physically-challenged persons

Klopp searches for solution to Liverpool’s League Cup dilemma

Aston Villa vs Liverpool: Klopp hails Alexander-Arnold ahead of 100th appearance

Patronise locally-made products, Buhari says in message to Lagos Trade Fair

Israeli embassy resumes diplomatic operations in Nigeria

Boko Haram threat forces Ondo banks to shut down

We arrested over 200 `Yahoo Boys’ in October alone —EFCC

Police rescue baby being buried alive

Martial key to unlocking Rashford’s goal scoring touch, says Solskjaer

Kogi jailbreak caused by flood, embarrassing —Reps

Google to buy wearables maker Fitbit for $2.1bn

Mokgweetsi Masisi sworn in as new Botswana president

Strike: Israeli embassy resumes diplomatic operations in Nigeria

West Africa: Tramadol seizures increased to 170 tonnes in 2017 –Report

Rashford faces fitness test ahead of Bournemouth clash

John Bercow resigns after 10 years as Britain’s Speaker

Plateau Central: PDP candidate begs for prayers, fasting for victory at Appeal Court

Osinbajo seeks NCRIB’s support in tackling insurance sector risks

Christine Lagarde assumes duty as European Central Bank president

Appeal Court dismisses Ajimobi’s petition against Balogun

Bullion vans: Magu shuns question on Tinubu petition

Gunmen abduct Katsina deputy accountant general’s wife

Vandal hides in swamp with cables to evade arrest —NSCDC

Corruption, lack of Audit Act, others bane of proper auditing –Auditor-General

Teenager sentenced to five years for stabbing neighbour over football

Maiduguri market fire: Gov Zulum orders investigation

Nigeria’s few good men

Install GPS in distribution vehicles, NAFDAC tells pharmaceutical firms

Liverpool’s Alexander-Arnold eyes captain’s armband

Seven South Koreans missing in helicopter crash

JUST IN: Anambra bans fuel tankers from moving during daytime

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: Robbers capitalise on Long Bridge gridlock, attack motorists

Hunters’ onslaught on bandits yielding results —Gov Ishaku

Relationship between breast cancer and oral hygiene

Women’s wrestling tones down razzmatazz in Riyadh

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