This Day News Archive for December 2010

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

I Won’t Step Down for Buhari, Says Bafarawa

Rivers: Speaker’s Opponent Alleges Attack

Suswam Wants PDP to Sanction Akume

FG Urged to Audit Customs Account

Amaechi Visits Communal Clash Areas

… Elechi Proposes N60bn for Next Year

Senator Hails Jonathan over New Yobe Federal Varsity

Budget: Govt to Spend N68Billion

Police Ask Political Leaders to Sign Undertaking

Budget: INEC to Receive N46.3 Billion

Flood: N3.8 bn Earmarked for Housing Units in 3 LGAs

‘How PDP Presidential Candidate’ll Emerge’

Jonathan: My Govt Won’t Discriminate 

Russia, US, UK Condemn Jos, Maiduguri Attacks

Aregbesola: We are Making History

Protests Trail Anambra PDP Congress

...Education, Key to Nation-building – Atiku

Jonathan: Basic Education for Almajiri ’ll Improve Devt

Tinubu: We’ll Wrest Power from PDP

‘Postpone Lekki Toll Collection Now’

ACN Raises Alarm over Alleged Plot to Impeach Aregbesola, Fingers Omisore

Abia: Rights Activist Assassinated

PDP: Jonathan, Atiku Meeting Now Jan 3

Explosions Rock Yenagoa Again

Jonathan, Anenih Wade in to Save Chime’s Re-election Bid

Cote d’ Ivoire: ECOWAS Puts Military Intervention on Hold

African Petroleum Re-brands, Now Forte Oil Plc

Power Roadmap Shaky as FG Misses Targets

Three Killed as Boko Haram Strikes Again

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

‘How Shekarau’s Visist Was Halted’

18 Dead as Fresh Hostilities Erupt in Ogoniland

PDP Holds Peaceful Ward Delegates Election

Govt to Boost Education with N2bn

2011: INEC Chief Makes Case for Women in Purdah

Flood: Wamakko Lauds FG over N1bn Donation

Confusion Trails State PDP Primaries

NRC Begins Freight Service for Larfarge Cement

NURTW Alerts of Imminent Crisis

N’Delta: ‘Illegal Bunkering’s Easing’

Fashola to Deliver Projects by Mid-2011

Ogun: Controversy as Arms Surface in Campaign Bus

Enugu Voter Registration Sensitisation Begins

PDP Akala Faction Faults Fresh Congress

Jos Crisis: NANS Senate Calls for Jang’s Resignation

2011: Crisis Brews in CPC

Fresh Congress: Tension Grips Enugu PDP Factions

Ogun Arms Haul: Amosun Calls for Probe

N17bn Debt: FG Moves to Repudiate FAAN, Maevis Deal

Mind Your Tongue, Mark Tells Aregbesola

2011: Buhari Woos Saraki

Obasanjo Collapses at Church Service

PDP Summons Jonathan, Atiku

THISDAY Launches New Website Monday

Jos Bombings: Islamic Clerics Disown Group

Monday, December 27, 2010

PDP ‘ll Take over Govt, Anenih, Oghiadomhe, Orbih Vow

Adewusi Condemns ‘Do or Die’ Politics

2011: Only Qualified Candidates’ll Emerge, Says Wamakko

Book on Enahoro for Launch

Group Assures on Rancour Free PDP Congress

‘No Blackmail Can Stop Uzodimma’

Alleged Fraud: PDP Suspends State Party Chairman

Ex-Gov, Businessman Disagree on ACN Guber Candidate

2011: Lawmaker Harps on Effective Voter Registration

PDP Disciples Honour Imansuangbon

‘Low Accident Rate Recorded During Yuletide’

Lagos Speaker Bemoans Neglect of Ex-legislators

Yakowa’s Knight of St. Gregory

Jonathan Hailed Over New Federal Varsities

Borno Deputy Gov Moves to Succeed Modu Sheriff

Building Collapse: FG to Establish Materials Workshops

Corruption, Poor Funding Undermine LGs’ Performance

2011: Onu Urges State Chapters to Sit Up

Sokoto CPC Chairman Alleges Destabilisation Plan

Four Dead in Road Accidents

PDP Guber Primaries: Akpabio, Amaechi, Imoke, Sylva, Uduaghan, Cleared

SERAP Petitions ICC over Cote d’Ivoire Killings

Imam Joins Borno Guber Race

PDP Primaries: ‘Why Court Can’t Stop Jonathan’

Controversy Erupts over Delta Re-run

Crude Oil Price Hits 2-Year High, Now $94

...FG Plans 10,000-man Security Force

Jos Bombings: Group Claims Responsibility

Sunday, December 26, 2010

NGO Calls for Help for Journalist

‘INEC’s Learnt from Past Mistakes’

I Can’t Dump PDP for ACN, Says Bankole

COAS: JTF Has Committed No Genocide in N’Delta

Engage Grassroots, Nwuche Urges Aspirants

Osun: Stop Your Fantasies, ACN Tells PDP

Voluntary Jumbo Pay Cut Lauded

‘Jonathan Presidency ‘ll Ensure Security’

Sambo: PDP Tackles Aregbesola

Equitocracy: ‘My U.S Encounter with Enahoro’

Bayero Lauds Kano City Project

Nwodo, Nwobodo, Others Plot against Chime

A’Ibom: Communal Conflict Claims 10

Again, Atiku Challenges Jonathan to Debate

...Results Indicate ACN’s Misrule

Bye-election: ACN Heads to Court

Oyo: Anxiety as PDP Reconciles Factions in Abuja Today

Atiku, Mark, ACF React to Jos Blasts

Aregbesola, Akande Pay Homage to Ige

PDP Warns against Denying Aspirants Nomination Forms

14,000 Flee as Civil War Looms in Cote d’Ivoire

CPC, ACN Set to Seal Alliance Deal

Jos Killings Continue

Friday, December 24, 2010

Best and Worst of 2010

ACN Petitions IG Over Violence in Kwara

Ogun Upgrades 39 Coronet Obas

Amaechi Gets LG Campaign Managers

ECOWAS to Gbagbo: Quit or Be Forced Out

Be Wary of Harmattan Haze, NCAA Warns Pilots

Partisanship: Abia CP Under Fire

Harry Marshall: Seven Years After, Court Frees Suspects

Jonathan Grieves over Deaths in Yobe

Nigeria LNG Plant Shut over Power Outage

PDP, Atiku Disagree on Presidential Primaries

Jonathan, Mark, Others Preach Peace at Christmas

Christmas Eve Bomb Blasts Claim Six in Jos

Thursday, December 23, 2010

‘Omo-Agege’ll Ensure Good Governance’

I’m No Troublemaker, Says Mua’zu

Jos: FG Petitioned over Military Activities

FG Sued for N.5bn over Closure of Airspace

DDC Machines Theft: Suspects Arraigned Amidst Confusion

PDP Inaugurates Guber Appeal Panel


2011: Mimiko Presents N138bn Budget Proposal

…C’River to Spend N88.96bn

Gombe: ‘Fire Killed 16, N170m Property Destroyed’

18 Perish in Auto Accident in Delta

Banks Now to Trade in Chinese Yuan

Arms: Court Grants Iranian Bail

Rape: FG Orders Arrest of Policemen

Halliburton: FG Presses Charges Against Nigerians

Lawmakers Ask Court to Jail Bankole

Okah Gets New Appeal Date

NITEL: New Generations Fails to Meet Deadline Again

At Last, Ojukwu Flown Abroad in Air Ambulance

Ivoirien Crisis: Obama Confers with Jonathan

FG Moves to Douse Budget Tension with N’Assembly

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

...FG Assures on Speedy Resettlement

Amaechi Promises to Focus on Economy

UN: Road Accidents Kill 1.3m Annually Worldwide

Re-run: Delta Professionals Back Omo-Agege

‘River Niger Dredging Nears Completion’

2011: Obi Presents N240.58bn Budget Proposal

Benin-Ore Road: State ACN Chair Flays Minister

NERC Assures on Stable Power Supply

Global Witness: UK Aiding Corruption in Nigeria

2011: Imoke Emerges C’River PDP Sole Candidate

Group Lauds Award for Obaigbena, Others

Rivers: 18 Perish in Communal Clash

My Mission for Delta People, by Uduaghan

PDP: Screening Boss Escapes Kidnap

PHCN: ‘MYTO’ll Ensure Stable Power’

Lamido Rallies Support for Jonathan

Incitement: TUC Wants Politicians Arrested

2011: Bio, Waziri Resign Appointments

Melaye: Court Threatens Bankole

Ekiti: ACN Wins Bye-election

$170.8m Recovered from Halliburton, Others

Stolen DDC Machine Suspects to Appear in Court Today

I Resigned Voluntarily from Customs, Says Atiku

INEC: Delta Guber Re-run Holds Jan 6

ANPP Presidential Candidate Emerges Jan 15

Pipeline Attacks, Power Outages Cripple Refineries

Senate Gives Condition to Pass 2011 Budget

Ailing Ojukwu to be Flown to UK Today

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Orji Finally Declares for Second Term

Man Regains Freedom After 3 Years in Detention

INEC Warns Staff against Malpractices

‘Consensus Candidacy Abridges Democracy’

…Obi Presents N66.676bn Plan to Assembly

Sylva: 2007 General Election was Flawed

Alao-Akala Proposes N141bn Budget

PDP Screening: Aspirants’ List Missing

620 N’Central Delegates Support Jonathan

... Endorsements Mere Road Show, Says Atiku

ACN Re-elects Akande, Mohammed, Others

Domestic Airlines Grounded over N2.5bn Debt

Bafarawa: Court Adjourns Case to Feb 2011

Furore over Location of Federal University

ASUU Strike: S’East Varsities May Lose One Year

Medical Doctor’s Abduction Sparks off Protest

Police Foil Kidnap of Diplomat

Jos: Three Killed in Fresh Attack, 19 Arrested

Ojukwu on Life-Support at UNTH

Bankole: State Creation Not Feasible

Police Nab Suspected Sharon’s Kidnapper

Bomb Blast: Court Denies Charles Okah, Others Bail

Cheney: Halliburton Pays $35m

Senate Okays FG’s Request for $1.5bn External Loan

Ibru: Court Acquits Al-Mustapha

Dilemma in PDP over Presidential Screening Panel

Delta Guber Rerun May Hold Jan 6

Senators Raise Doubts over 2011 Budget

2 PDP Members Launch Legal Bid to Stop Atiku

Monday, December 20, 2010

Bendel Insurance FC Boss Abducted in Benin

Lagos Congress: Aggrieved ACN Members Sue Party

Five States to Get $50m W’Bank Agric Aid

Saraki Approves Life Insurance Scheme for Journalists

Mu’azu’s Supporters Alllege Detention of Members

INEC: We’ve Prosecuted Electoral Offenders

UBA Donates Hostel to UniPort

‘Minister Not Interested in Guber Race’

Congress: Two Injured, Party Secretariat Vandalised

Jang Presents N86.8bn Budget Proposal

‘2 Oil Majors, AES Contribute 31% to Nigeria’s Power Supply’

Yayale Lauds Implementation of Pension Act 2004

Ogun: Harmonised Committee Suspends Secretary

Amaechi Inaugurates Election Campaign Team

Lagos Grounded as Jonathan Visits

‘Heir Apparent’ Winner, Atti, Gets N5m, Peugeot Car

FG to Save N1.1tr from Renewable Energy

W’Bank Warns against Importation Ban

2011: Forget Lagos, ACN Tells Jonathan

Imo Budgets N124.4bn for 2011, Targets N24.2bn IGR

JTF Arrests 11 Vandals in Bayelsa

‘Incumbency No Threat to Atiku’

RMAFC to Review Revenue Sharing Formula

‘Jonathan Not Do or Die Politician’

Mass Promotion in Police

Cote d'Ivoire: EU Imposes Travel Ban on Gbagbo

Kogi Lawmakers Ask for 25% of 2011 Budget

10% Equity: Bayelsa, Delta Missing from $15bn OKLNG

Jega Raises Security Alarm over Polls

Atiku’s Associates Ask Court to Stop Jonathan

Sunday, December 19, 2010

Atiku Asks N’Assembly to Redirect 2011 Budget

R. Kelly Rocks Abuja

Dutch Parliament Probes Shell’s Activities in N’Delta

NIPPs: 4,775mw Ready in 2013

INEC Deploys DDC Machines in 20 States

Jonathan’s Biography for Launch in January

Electricity Workers Seek Emir’s Intervention

2011: Bio Joins Guber Race Today

Shekarau Raps N’Assembly over Jumbo Pay

Corruption: ICPC to Beam Searchlight on Local Councils

Utomi, Falana, Others Seek Unity Among Progressives

Corruption: ‘Overhaul EFCC, ICPC’

Uboh: No Regrets over House Suspension

Kebbi: CPC Faction Takes over Secretariat

PPA Dissolves Party Executives in 7 States

Delta: Ogboru Threatens Omo-Agege’s Guber Ambition

Fayemi Declares N750m Assets

Bankole Advocates Pragmatic Legal System

‘Why Illegal Arms Shipment to Nigeria Persists’

Chevron Confirms Breach of Olero Facility

2011: Nigerians in Diaspora Back Jonathan

Obese, 62 Others Missing from PH Prison

Again S’West Endorses Jonathan

Saturday, December 18, 2010

2011: ANPP’ll Work with Opposition Parties, Says Onu

2011: NDP Chieftain Challenges INEC

NCC Okays COSON as Copyright Franchise Agency

PDP Repositions as Elders’ Caucus Visits Obasanjo

2011 Polls: Jonathan/Sambo Campaign Group Flays Atiku

Minority Leader Seeks Attention

Ooni of Ife, Alaafin

EFCC Raises Alarm over Destabilisation Plot

N44m Contract: FG to Punish Contractor, Ministry Officials

Balogun, Folarin, Ladoja Absent at Akala’s Rally

We’re Committed to Serving Lagosians, Says Fashola

2011: Nigeria Needs People Like Dele Momodu, Says Falana

WikiLeaks: My Life’s Under Threat, Says Assange

Gbagbo Orders UN Troops out of Cote d’Ivoire

2011: North-west Zone Delegates Endorse Jonathan

75 Senators Endorse Jonathan

How Friends Abandoned Enahoro, By Son

IBB Flays Presidency over Treason Accusation

PDP Disagrees with Jonathan over Govs Automatic Tickets

Court Adjourns Case Against Indian over Fake Insecticide

Nigerian Banker Chika Mordi Launches Internet Platform

Automatic Tickets Stir Protests in Abia

Police Stop Masari’s Declaration

Senate Rejects Denial of Training for Military

Court Orders EFCC to Vacate Akingbola’s Property

Friday, December 17, 2010

Ohakim Challenges Igbo Royal Fathers

Dele Momodu Declares NCP

Jos: Two Sentenced to Seven Years

Supreme Court Dissolves Osun Local Councils

‘Dakingari Has Right to Sack LG Chairmen’

Gunmen Kidnap Sylva’s Aide

Mu’azu Returns to Bauchi, Quizzed

Jonathan Opens Enugu Airport

Edo Stands Still as Clara Oshiomhole is Buried

Jonathan Defends Automatic Ticket for PDP Governors

Court Vacates Order Stopping Voter Registration

Exit of the Last Titan

How PDP Presidential Candidate Will Emerge

Thursday, December 16, 2010

NEMA: Disaster Looms in Coastal Areas

Bloodbath Averted in Clark’s Country Home

Imoke Swears in New LG Chairmen, Exco Members

NNPC Allays Fears of Scarcity as Fire Guts Pipeline

Jonathan Re-opens Enugu Airport Today

Police Disrupt PHCN Worker’s Rally, Arrest 35

‘Prosecute Policemen for Alleged Rape’

Last Moments of Enahoro, by Son

Fuji Maestro, Ayinde Barrister, Dies at 62

Shekarau: North Has No Consensus Candidate

President: Atiku’s Statement Treasonable

THISDAY to Celebrate Young Prodigies

21 PDP Governors Endorse Jonathan

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Onu Blames ANPP’s Dismal Performance on Rigging

Toll Collection Begins on Lekki Road

King’s College Old Boys Hold Business Network Forum

Yar’Adua’s Associate Emerges CPC Guber Candidate

Akinyemi: Why Nigeria’s Still Under-developed

NDIC Pays N1.5bn to Failed Microfinance Banks’ Depositors

Adamawa: Marwa Enters Guber Race

Akunyili Resigns, Joins APGA for Senatorial Seat

Ribadu: I’ll Instil Financial Discipline

PDP NEC: Anenih to Set Tone for Today’s Meeting

US Slams Terrorism Charges on Abdulmutallab

IBB, Atiku: He was a Patriot

Enahoro: Exit of the Last Man Standing

Atiku Talks Tough, Warns of ‘Violent Change’

…Hope Rising for All?

Tributes as Foremost Nationalist, Enahoro, Passes On

FG Targets Unemployment with Massive Public Works

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Army Deploys 17,000 Soldiers for Internal Security

Shekarau Confirms Talks with Opposition Parties

Passenger Slumps, Dies at Airport

Residents Protest Okada Menace

N6bn Salary Fraud Rocks Police

Poland Swears in Nigerian Godson as First Black MP

2011: Dele Momodu Quits Labour Party

Oshiomhole’s Wife for Burial Friday

2011: Fashola Presents N445.18bn Budget Estimate

Jega: INEC Undeterred by Stolen Machines

Labour Protests at Union Bank

Jonathan: FG’ll Check Culture of Impunity

Election Timetable Will Not Be Altered, Says Jega

WikiLeaks Founder Assange to Remain in Custody

PDP,Governors Go Back to the Drawing Board

Jonathan Budgets N4.2tr for 2011

Senate Bows to Public Outcry, Drops NEC Bid

Monday, December 13, 2010

‘Ignore Wikileaks Comments on President Jonathan’

Ohakim’s Opposition Deepens as Udenwa, Loyalists Win in ACN

‘Ghana’s Oil Discovery No Threat to NNPC Gas Project’

Banks Enter Funding Pact with NIMASA

‘State Won’t Be Ruled By Vagabonds’

Ex-militants, Ayakoromo Community Protest

Mark Clarifies N’Assembly Budget

Service Delivery: Aviation Minister Tasks Airliners

2011: Group Seeks Internal Democracy in PDP

Adamu Seeks Injunction against Prosecution

Water Project: FG Seeks N127bn Loan from W’Bank

Dubai Court Upholds Ibori’s Extradition to UK

Delta Re-run: Ogboru, Omo-Agege Predict Victory

Jonathan Bemoans State of Prisons

Etisalat to Raise $12bn for Zain

Fire Outbreak at Tin Can Island Ports

Cote d’Ivoire: Gbagbo’s Troops Seal off Ouattara’s Base

Court Okays Delta PDP Exco

Femi Ajayi’s New NDLEA DG

Jonathan Postpones 2011 Budget Presentation

DDC Machines: Court Fails to Vacate Order

How Kidnap Kingpin, Osisikankwu, Met Waterloo

Crunch Time as PDP Holds NEC Meeting

Bonny LNG Project Bribery Scam: FG, Halliburton Hold Settlement Talks in UK

Sunday, December 12, 2010

2011: Group Endorses PDP Woman Leader for Senate

No Pressure on Me to Step Down for Adebayo, Says Bamidele

Lady Rescued from Suspected Kidnappers

Ekiti Targets 40% Reduction in FAAC

Sanusi Defends Banking Reform

2011: ‘It’s Not North, South Contest’

NDIC to Pay Depositors Before Liquidation

Ayoka: Falana Seeks Full Investigation

Suswam, Yakowa, Rap Ciroma C‘ttee

Grief as Nasarawa First Lady Recounts

Cholera Outbreak Kills 350 in Adamawa

Infectious Diseases: FG, Japan, UNICEF Sign N1.5bn Agreement

Defection: Jonathan Campaign Dares IBB

PDP Reacts to Gang-up by Opposition

PPA Sinks into Further Crisis

Adesina Alleges Arms Stockpile in Oyo

Ribadu Flags Off Campaign Dec. 15

...It’s a Security Lapse, Says Tinubu

Stolen DDC Machines: ACN Seeks Independent Inquiry

Yakowa: I’m Not Sick

Concern Mounts over Porous Security at MMIA

Electoral Act: PDP Govs Reject Amendment

WikiLeaks: US Had Intelligence on Boko Haram Attack

Shagari: Why North Wants Only One Term for Jonathan

Saturday, December 11, 2010

2011 Elections: Jonathan Weighs One-Term Option

Delta Rerun: Party Backs Omo-Agege

Ogun Chapter Vows to Clinch Governorship

Aregbesola’s Wife Visits Motherless Babies Home

UNN, Kenyan Institute Host Research Summit

Mimiko Pledges Support for Yoruba Academy

Research Institute Moves to Tackle Cocoyam Disease

Leave Sanusi Alone, ANPP Tells N’assembly

Agric, Education Critical to Nation-building, Says Bankole

Jonathan Okays Establishment of Federal Varsity

…’ll Defeat PDP in 2011 Polls, Says Milgoma

Tinubu: We ‘ll Win Presidential Election

Protest over New State Exco Election in Ekiti

Mimiko Woos Nigerian Investors in Diaspora

Power Blackout Looms as Union Threatens Protest

2011: No Vacancy in Aso Rock, Says Tafida

…As Military Insists on Neutrality

Ogun PDP Factions Begin Reconciliation

Jonathan Backs Amaechi for 2011

Akure 27: Respect Council’s Order, Falana Tells Army

Cave Looks Like Bond Villain’s Lair

Activists Rally Supporter in Several Nations

Backers Building Up Cyber Arsenal

Ajumogobia: Reports Won’t Affect Bilateral Relations

WikiLeaks Group Breaks Up

‘2010 Budget Records 50% Implementation’

Friday, December 10, 2010

Worldview of US After Wikileaks

Diplomatic Despatch That Got Gambari Fired

A’Court Dismisses Former Edo Speaker’s Appeal

Eso Condemns Corruption in the Judiciary

FG, States, LGs Share N407.554bn

Police Parade Suspects of DDC Machines

Oshiomhole Promises to Focus on Cancer Awareness

Cote d’Ivoire: US Threatens Travel Ban on Gbagbo, Family

Police Yet to Confirm Redeployment of Lagos CP

Jonathan: 2011 Elections Not Do or Die Affair

WikiLeaks: How Rice Influenced Gambari’s Sack from Burma

Nobel Peace Prize: Empty Chair Represents Laureate at Ceremony

Halliburton May Pay $500m to Keep Cheney Out of Prison

PDP: Crisis Looms over New Order of Primaries

Jonathan, Atiku Campaigns:How They Plot to Win

Thursday, December 09, 2010

‘We’ll No Longer Challenge Results in Court’

Jonathan Presents 2011 Budget Next Week

EFCC: $1.5bn Recovered from Cecilia Ibru

JTF: Togo May Surrender Soon

Missing DDC Machines Found

Shell Briefs Ambassador on Oil Gas Issues, Comments on President’s Health and High-level Corruption...

Kano Businessman Alleges Yar’Adua Corruption

Shell MD Discusses the Status of the Proposed PIB

Abdulsalami: The Quiet Man of Peace

What Does WikiLeaks Tell Us About Jonathan?

Robin Sanders: The Spy Who Loved Us

Who is Julian Assange?

...Jonathan Hits Back: I Never Said I Was Inexperienced

PDP Reverses Order of Primaries

WikiLeaks Releases More Revelations about Nigeria

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

‘ Ciroma Has Committed Treasonable Felony’

Erosion: Community Raises Alarm as W’Bank Visits

Absence of Judge Stalls Trial of Ex-Bankers

… First Batch of Ex-Militants Leave for S’Africa

Cholera Death Toll Rises to 13

‘How We Tackled Tax Corruption’

COAS Warns Militants Against Use of Human Shields

‘$6.2bn, Assets Recovered By EFCC’

‘Encourage Women to Seek Elective Posts’

Fashola,Yakowa, Obi, Atiku, Others Condole Edo Gov

TUC, PENGASSAN Express Shock

Jonathan, Obasanjo, Bankole: Oshiomhole Has Lost Heroine of Justice

Fayemi Sends 14 Nominees to Assembly for Approval

Delta Re-run, Ogboru Promises Positive Change

Federal Allocation: Aregbesola Expresses Concern

Zoning: ‘Be Content with PDP Decision or Quit’

Robbers Kill Police Officer, Injure 2 Others

Melaye: House Concedes to Court Ruling

2011: Pull-Out of PDP Govt, ANPP Tells Members

Oshiomhole Loses Wife

House Secretly Passes Controversial Electoral Act

WikiLeaks Exposes How Shell Infiltrates FG

Measuring Nigerian opinions: a first for Ipsos

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

Group: Vote Jonathan for National Integration

LBS Confab: Sanusi Predicts Bright Economy 

2011: Bakare Endorses Buhari

Mamman: I’ll Convene Sovereign Conference

ISAN Flays Lifting of Ban on Textile Materials

Protest: Two Students Killed, Others Injured

EFCC Files 16 Charges against Cheney, 8 Others

WikiLeaks Founder Charged with Rape, Denied Bail

ECOWAS Recognises Ouattara

Okah, 3 Others Charged with Terrorism, Treason

Jonathan in Secret Talks with Northern Leaders

Monday, December 06, 2010

DDC Machines: Fayemi Cautions Litigants

‘Why We’re Backing Amaechi for Second Term’

House Member Opposes N6.1bn SIM Cards Registration

Wilbros Ex-CEO Wants Deportation Stopped

Govt May Return Land to 257 Communities

Woman Abducted in Church

Saraki: Shonga Farm for Poverty Eradication

2011: Cleric Cautions Church Leaders

Late Gani Fawehinmi, Doyin Abiola Win Honorary Awards

Enugu PDP Crisis: Appeal Court Panel Disbanded

‘Corruption, Bane of PHCN’

Ex-KBR Consultant Pleads Guilty in Halliburton Bribe Case

A’Court Dismisses Case Against Wamako

Ondo, Ekiti, Osun Govs Begin New S’West Political Order

Okah Speaks from Prison, Says Oil War Continues

Budget: Aganga, Nweke, Muhtar for Workshop

‘Nigeria Among Top 10 World Economies’

Agbami Oil Field: Courts Orders Statoil to Pay Abebe US$25m

… Jonathan Directs JTF to Protect Civilians

Jos: Wife of Task Force Commander Murdered

Aondoakaa Finally Barred as SAN for Two Years

‘How Mushin DPO Shot and Killed My Brother’

Voter Registration: First Batch of DDC Machines Arrives

Saro-Wiwa’s Case May Be Revisited

No Vacancy in Aso Rock, Says Anenih

Sunday, December 05, 2010

Experts Seek Review of Abortion Laws

FG Awards N1.5 Billion Electricity Project

Shun Bitterness, Wamakko Tells Opposition

Court Dissolves State Electoral Commission

IBB: I Stand by Consensus Arrangement

Work Begins on N30bn Road Project Today

2011: How Elections’ll Be Rigged, By Shekarau

Aregbesola Threatens Probe

NURTW Leaders, Police Officer Arrested over Alleged Killings

Entrepreneurship Awards: Talabi Heads Panel

Mark: Electoral Act Amendment’ll Guarantee Credible Polls

Jonathan: Reject Ethnic, Religious Jingoists

JTF Commander Cautioned over N’Delta Peace Mission

Polio: Govs’ Forum Lauded

Casey Wins MNet Glo Naija Sings

Conference Seeks Establishment of Int’nal Tribunal

Why There’s Crisis in N’Delta, By Amaechi

Falana Seeks Re-instatement of 27 Dismissed Soldiers

Again, Sanusi Cautions FG on Fiscal Discipline

INEC Probes Ayoka Adebayo’s Tenure in Ekiti

FRSC: $3bn Lost to Road Accidents Yearly

Boko Haram: 5 Killed, 6 Injured in Shoot-out

Enugu Airport Reopened

Foreign Loans: House Summons 17 Govs

Seized Arms: Israel Disputes Reports on Gaza Destination

FG Signs Crude-for-product Deals with Importers

Currency Sorting: CBN Approves Two Firms

NSE DG: Three Candidates Emerge

Alaibe Joins Bayelsa Governorship Race

­Mbeki Arrives as Tension Mounts in Côte d’Ivoire

New Evidence Reveals How Ken Saro-Wiwa Was Framed

Sambo Chides Consensus Candidate Arrangement

Saturday, December 04, 2010

Ajasin Foundation Decries Rate of Youth Unemployment

‘Nelson Mandela’s Release Brought Prosperity to Africa’

NIPSS Owes N590m

2011: PDP Zeroes in on Pedro, Kamson

NAFDAC Destroys N7m Worth of Contaminated Rice

2011: Politician Advocates

HIV: Nigeria Gets World Bank’s $225m Credit

NSE Eyes Offshore Players with Longer Hours

GTB v. Babalakin: Court Refuses Stay of Proceedings

…Amaechi also to Deliver Lecture

Glowing Tributes for Achebe in US

Again, Atiku Raises Questions on Economy

NUJ Scores Saraki High over Economic Devt

‘Executives Instigating Nigerians’

Abia Committed to Jonathan/Sambo, Says Orji

...Jega Shops for New Secretary

Court Stops INEC from Awarding DDC Contract

Again, Seven Killed in Fresh Attack in Jos

Breach of Contract: Court Delivers Judgment on Abebe-Statoil’s Case Monday

Council ‘Declares’ Gbagbo Winner

JTF Intensifies Raids in Search of John Togo

N’Assembly Budget: Official Documents Prove Sanusi Right

Nigerian Army Pardons Akure 27

Jonathan, Atiku, Others May Be Screened Dec 13

Nigerians Should Call National Assembly to Order, Says Tinubu

Jega: Old Register to be Used for Delta Rerun

Nigeria Can Solve Her Problems, Says Okonjo-Iweala

Lagos ACN Crisis Deepens as

Anarchy as Two Presidents Are Sworn-in in Côte d’Ivoire

‘China, India, Others Now Haven for Nigerian Loot’

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