This Day News Archive for April 2012

Sunday, April 29, 2012

Sudan 'Declares Emergency' on Border with S’Sudan

Pakistan: British Aid Doctor Kidnapped Found Beheaded

General Takes over with Call to Halt Syria Killings

Kwankwaso Slams BUK Attack, Two Profs Feared Dead

South-South Seeks Policy Review on Power, Gas

Kano: Seven Confirmed Dead in BUK Attacks, Explosion

UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon to Visit Burma

UK's Richest 'Getting Wealthier'

Cardinal Slams Cameron's 'Immoral' Tax Stance

UK: Man Arrested over Double Murders

Explosion Rocks Bayero Versity, Kano

Mancini: I 'Would Trust' Balotelli in Manchester Derby

Egypt: Protesters Injured in Cairo Clash

Saturday, April 28, 2012

Jonathan Tasks Universities on Self Reliance

Again, Ogoni Community Moves Against Shell

70,000 Nigerian Children Born HIV Positive Yearly

Condemnation, Apprehension Continue to Trail Attacks on THISDAY

Alison-Madueke Promises to End Graft in Oil Sector

Oshiomhole’s Convoy in Ghastly Crash, 3 Journalists Killed

Jonathan at THISDAY, Says PDP Not Responsible for Terrorism

Bloodied but Unbowed, We March On

Mission – The Future

Nnaji Explains Delay in Take-off of NIPP Projects

Fish out Sponsors of Boko Haram Now or Resign, Falana Challenges Azazi

‘Akintola Williams, Adekanola: Were Sacked Before Subsidy Report

S’West PDP to Appeal Court Ruling

Wanted! Transparent Pitch Devoid of Controversy

Auditors Ruffled by Subsidy Scam

Mali: Ex-junta Chief Rejects ECOWAS Troop Deployment

Greek Technocrat PM to Return to Academia after Election

Sarkozy Tells Strauss-Kahn to Take Complaint to Court

Saudi Arabia: bin Laden Family Let in on Humanitarian Grounds

Drama, Intrigues of a Report

Unmasking Adenuga

Moving with the Tide

London 2012: Army to Station Missiles on Top of Flats

Sudan Arrests Three Foreigners in Border Region

Saudi Recalls Ambassador to Egypt in Lawyer Row

Syria Rebels 'in Seaborne Attack'

New Rules for US Secret Service

Chinese Activist 'in US Protection'

EU's Ashton in Myanmar as Stalemate Sours Reform Push

Romney Keeps Focus on Economy Despite Obama Attacks

Obama Campaign Questions Romney on Bin Laden Death

Nigerian Medical Practitioner discovers cure to Genital Warts

CBN to Implement Cheque Truncation in July 2012

Waiting for that Good Nigerian

Nigerian Air Force Wings First Female Pilot

Fulanis Protest Arrest of Leaders in Plateau

Lagos Set to Replace Striking Doctor

Boko Haram Kills Lecturer

Orji Commiserates with THISDAY

Okonkwo: Attack Aimed Intimidating Journalists

Ambassador to US, Others Lament Attack on THISDAY

Wabara: Blast, a Dangerous Twist to Insecurity

IPI, APRA Condole with THISDAY

Minister of Defence, Action Aid Express Shock

Fayose, Kogi Govt, Commiserate with ThisDay

France, UK Minister for Africa Chide Bombers

Appeal Court Says Kalu Must Stand Trial

BPE: Nigeria Needs $20bn for Stable Electricity

More Condemnation Trails Attack on THISDAY Offices

South-south Wants FG’s Power Reduced

Friday, April 27, 2012

Kiir, Back from China, Says Heglig Belongs to S’Sudan

Romania President Nominates Opposition Leader as PM

Connecticut High School Claims Record for Most Twins

Ukrainian Ex-PM Asks Court to Adjourn Tax Trial

KFC to Pay £5m for Poisoning Girl with Twister

Germany Shifts Rhetoric to Growth Before French Runoff

UN: Ban Urges N’Korea to Refrain from Nuclear Test

Mafia Fugitive Arrested Outside Scotland Yard

Space Shuttle Enterprise Flies over New York

Man Arrested After Armed Siege in Central London

US House Passes Controversial Cyber Security Bill

US Senate Probe Finds Little Evidence of Effective ‘Torture’

27 Injured in Four Blasts in Ukraine

Bahrain Clashes Erupt after Funeral March

Coups: ECOWAS Sends Troops to Mali, Guinea-Bissau

Regional Integration is Consensus at S’South Summit

Court Agrees to Hear Suit on Federal Palace

FG to Install Airfield Lighting at Lagos Airport

House Probes N6.2bn SIM Cards Registration

House Wants Privatisation of Delta Steel Reviewed

Ndume Denies Involvement with Boko Haram

Lagos Police Beef up Security

We’re Not Deterred, Says The Sun Newspaper

US: It’s An Attack on Free Speech

‘They Can Bomb Our Offices but They Can’t Bomb Our Resolve!’

‘A Phone Call Saved My Life’

A Few Metres away from Death

Nigerians Condemn Attacks on THISDAY Newspaper

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Murdoch Admits 'Cover-up' at News of the World

Jordan King Accuses Outgoing PM of Delaying Reform

Israel Army Chief: Other Nations Could Strike Iran

Benue’s Opaque Budget

South Sudan, Sudan Trade Fresh Accusations

Work Begins on Chernobyl Shelter on Anniversary

Ukraine Leader Orders Probe into Ex-PM ‘Beating’

Syria Blames ‘Terrorist’ Bomb Factory for Hama Blast

Charles Taylor Guilty of Sierra Leone War Crimes

Police Arrest 6-year-old for Attacking Principal

Thousands of Norwegians to Sing Song Breivik Hates

THISDAY Offices in Kaduna, Abuja Bombed

Pakistan Says US Not Listening: Drone Strikes Must Stop

Swazi King Gets Jet as Present

Gingrich to Quit US Republican Presidential Race

Napolitano: Secret Service Scandal Inexcusable

Syria Violence Rages, France Tells UN to Hurry

US Judge Clears Way for Trial of WikiLeaks Suspect

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

FG Approves N100bn to Solve Gas Supply Problems

Plagiarism: CBN Yet to Get Court Order

Rainstorm Sacks Ilorin Residents

UN Seeks Action against Cross Border Threats

Soyinka, Castillo, Lipsky Arrive for S’South Summit

Attacks:?Plateau Arrests 3 Community Leaders

President ’ll Not Spare Any Indicted Person

House Sends Probe Report to Jonathan

Ogun Assembly Extends LG Caretaker C’ttees Tenure

Russian Team Study Confirms Crude Oil Deposit in Taraba

Subsidy Report: NLC Threatens to Mobilise Workers

HIV/AIDS: 12 States Top Mother to Child Transmission

Lagos, NMA Differ on Doctors Strike

Atuche: Defence Faults EFCC Probe on Alleged Unauthorised Sales of Shares

Slain Banker: Akolade Had Traits of Violence

Fare Disparity: FG Suspends Ultimatum on Foreign Airline Operators

N6bn Wage Scam: Dickson Orders Prosecution of Arrested Workers

Food Price Hike Pushes Inflation to 12.1%

Police Uncover 3 Bags of Explosives

Explosion Rocks Army Barrack

Court Refuses to Stay Proceedings on Maevis, FAAN Suit

Bomb Explosion Near Army Barracks in Kano

The Trillion Naira Bazaar!

Pakistan Military: Missile Test Successful

Ukraine Asks Germany to Treat Fasting Ex PM

S’Sudan Leader Cuts Short China Trip Amid Conflict

Breivik Accuses Experts of Lies as He Pleads for His Sanity

Syrian Forces Shoot Up Bus, UN Derided

Kano: Police Discover Bags of Explosives, as Govt Erects Bulletproof Gates

Mubarak's PM Out of Egypt Vote as Field Shrinks

Mad Cow Disease Discovered in California

UK Economy in Double-dip Recession

France Election: Sarkozy Rules Out Deal with Le Pen

Israel legalises three West Bank outposts

Rupert Murdoch Denies Thatcher Influence

Israel Military Chief Says Iran Undecided on Bomb

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

FG Bemoans Effect of Oil on Economy

Blackout: Senate Directs PHCN to Open Service Station at Abuja Airport

EFCC Arraigns 4 over Illegal Refineries

Kolade’s C’ttee Sets to Execute SURE Programmes

Subsidy Probe Report: ‘Why Audit Firms Were Sacked’

Ebonyi Crisis: Tension Mounts as Monarch, Family Get Missing

S’South Summit: We’re Ready for the World, Says Uduaghan

JTF Bursts Another Boko Haram Bomb Factory, Kills 3

Subsidy: House Wants Ahmadu Ali Prosecuted

Romney Launches Campaign, Promising "a better America"

FG Approves N5.5bn for Teachers Training

Police Kill 4 Suspected Kidnappers, Arrest 3

Cashless Policy: A Burden or Relief?

‘Firms’ Profitability Depends on Quality of Workforce’

Man United Players Silenced Ahead of Etihad Showdown

Canada Suspends Most Sanctions against Myanmar

FBI Chief in Yemen, Drone Kills AQAP Leader

Italy Court: Berlusconi Paid Mafia for Protection

Annan to Tell UN Syria Fails to Withdraw Weapons

Carrington: Nigeria Must Stop Being a Crippled Giant

Introducing Google Drive

Subsidy: House Succumbs to Marketers' Pressure

Ibori Exposed the Underbelly of Our Judicial System – Yusuf Ali, SAN

The Perils of an Unchecked Government

Assange: When a Country Turns Her Back…

WikiLeaks, Kony, Re-Echo at CLA Sydney 2012

JTF Discover Another Bomb Factory in Kano

UN Chief Condemns Sudan Air Raid

California: Death Penalty Repeal to go Before Voters

New Pentagon Spy Agency to Focus on Iran, China

Terror Supergrass Reveals Bin Laden Plots

China Firm Boasts About Missile-linked N’Korea Sale

Pensions, Private Equity, the Real Economy and Jobs

Monday, April 23, 2012

Subsidy Probe: House Hits Back at NNPC, Marketers

Govs Spoil for Showdown over Subsidy Deductions

Venezuela Denies Rumours Chavez Died in Cuba

Court Rules on Maevis, FAAN Suit Today

House Orders NAFDAC to Remit N1.259bn to Consolidated Revenue Account

Abuja Airport Power Outage: Senate Summons FAAN, PHCN, Julius Berger

Sanusi Dragged to Court over Plagiarism

Shell, Amnesty on Collision over Niger Delta Oil Spill

Jonathan Cedes Tracks to Lagos Light Rail

FG Jacks up Daily Gas Supply to Power Plants

Egypt Offers to Sell Gas to Israel at New Price

Colombia Prostitution Probe Expands

Subsidy Report: Integrated Oil and Gas, Others Threaten Legal Action

Ministry Moves to Attain 50% Local Capacity Target

Transmission Crisis: FG Gives Marching Orders on 105 Projects

Using FENOG’s Latest Technology to Curb Vandalism

The Heart of Man is Desperately Wicked? So is that of Government!

Obama to Cite New Technologies in Rights Abuses

EU Agrees to Suspend Most Burma Sanctions

Norway Killer Apologises to 'Non-Political' Victims

S’Africa Police on Trial for Ficksburg Murder

Renewed Fighting on Sudan Border Near Disputed Oilfield

Swing-state Unemployment Down, Obama's Chances Up

France: Sarkozy Begins Battle of His Career

George Zimmerman Leaves Florida Jail on Bail

German Stars Under Pressure to Prove Euro Fitness

Subsidy Report: Plan to Move against Tambuwal Uncovered

2012 Fuel Subsidy Bill Set to Hit N1tr

N840bn Oil Suit: Court Grants Order in Favour of FIRS

Belgore: How Nigeria Can Rank among 5 World Economies

ICC Asked to Probe Indicted Fuel Subsidy Officials

House Leadership, Members Differ on 2012 Budget

Exploitation: NCAA Vows to Protect Passengers

Explosions Kill 5 Suspected Boko Haram Members

Victorious Weekend for Military, Police, as they Bomb Boko Haram Hideout

Notore, Mitsubishi Sign Joint Venture for New Fertiliser Plant

Communities’ ‘Impossible’ Demands Worsen Power Crisis

NNPC: House Report Doctored

Sunday, April 22, 2012

Equities Approach New High on Positive Sentiment

Tax Remittances: NECA Heads to Court

Graft: Presbyterian Prelate Chides EFCC

N’Korea Leader Spent Nine Years in Switzerland

Afghanistan, US Agree on Strategic Pact Text

Senator: No Evidence Colombian Prostitutes were Underage

Egypt Cancels Israel Gas Supply Deal

Egypt: Moussa Promises Army Voice in Key Policy Body

Iran 'Building Copy of Captured US Drone'

France: Hollande 'Beats Sarkozy' as Far-Right Surges

Clashes in Bangladesh over Missing Opposition Head

Satellite Tracks Sudan Oil Damage

Heavy Rain, Snow to Hit US East

Dutch PM's Party Leads in Opinion Poll, Elections Loom

Kofi Annan: UN Syria Vote is 'Pivotal Moment'

Bishop Blames Nation's Woes on Greed

France Votes in Tight Presidential Election

Cabbie Unlikely Celebrity in Colombia Sex Scandal

China, Russia Hold First Navy Exercises

Bahrain King's Pledge on Day of Grand Prix

Europe Pressed to Deliver Debt Fix

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Uduaghan Invites Air Force to Tackle Insecurity

FG, Bi-Courtney in Renewed War over MMA2

Kidnapped Spanish Doctor Freed in Enugu

Let There Be Light!

FG Fires Akintola Williams, Adekanola for Poor Oversight

Oil Marketers Lobby to Scuttle Adoption of Subsidy Report

One Subsidy Report, Multiple Options

Sack of PHCN Executives and Ajaero’s Errors

Insecurity: Uduaghan Seeks Air Force’s Assistance

‘Scrapping FRSC Won’t Jeopardise Road Safety Reform’

Balotelli Receives Prandelli's Euro 2012 Backing

G’Bissau Junta Backpedals on Two-year Transition

6O Injured in Dutch Train Crash

Bishop Blames Nation’s Woes on Greed

Africa Accounts for Less Than 2% of Global Trade

You’re a Despot, PDP Tells Buhari

Obama Calls for Talks Between Sudan, South Sudan

China Top Military Paper Warns of Armed Confrontation Over Seas

Probe After 127 Die in Pakistan Jet Crash

Hackers Hit China Scandal Website

'Huge Afghanistan Attack Foiled'

'Protester Shot Dead' in Bahrain

IMF Moves to Calm Market Fears over European Debt

Pakistan Slams Travel Ban on Crash Airline Boss

UN Votes to Send Observers to Syria

Pakistan Mourns Air Crash Victims

Ubiquitous computing with Cloud Services

Australian Govt Hit by Harassment Claim

Colombia Scandal Claims More Secret Service Jobs

Two Vigilantes Killed in Fresh Attack in Jos

Aliyu Insists on Equal Distribution of Oil Wealth

Transition: ECOWAS Disagrees with G/Bissau Junta

Police Recover $75,000 from Air Nigeria’s Former Staff

Air Force Rocket Falls on P/H Residence

Amnesty Programme Saved N6trn For Nigeria, JV Partners

LP, ACN Supporters’ Clash Disrupts Adefarati’s Memorial Lecture

FAAC Suspends Withdrawal from Excess Crude Account

Farouk Lawan: Why Subsidy Probe Didn’t Go Beyond 2009

Stakeholders Applaud NPA on Infrastructure Rehabilitation

JTF Kills Two Suspected Boko Haram Members

Friday, April 20, 2012

Trouble in Threes: Scandals Hamper Obama's Message

Woman’s Coca-Cola ‘habit’ cited in death

Protests as Anger over Bahrain F1 Race Grows

Berlusconi: Strip Shows Were 'Burlesque Contests'

France, Germany Seek Changes to EU Open-border Rules

Breivik: I Didn't Want To Kill Them

Trayvon Gunman Granted Bail after Apology

Pakistan Plane Crash: 'No Chance' of Survivors

Recording of Mel Gibson Rant Released

Schuster: Madrid Will Play for Draw Against Barcelona

Arshavin: ' I Don't Know Why Wenger Lost Faith in Me'

Chinese Man Dons 33kg of Bees in Record Bid

BRICS Demand Bigger IMF Role Before Giving it Cash

Texting Pilot Almost Crashes

Guantanamo Detainee Contests Court's Secrecy Rule

Secret Service Agents’ Lawyer: ‘Trial by Mob’ Wrong

End of Road for Sylva, as Supreme Court Dismisses Case

W'Bank Grants Nigeria $900m to Boost Agriculture

Ousted Mali Leader in Dakar, Junta Frees Detainees

Rove Rides Again, as a Force Behind Romney

Iran Diplomat in Brazil Child Scandal

NATO Helicopter Crashes in Afghanistan

Mexico: Indigenous Community Holds 14 Police after Killings

Two Tibetans Set Themselves on Fire

US: China Assisting N’Korean Missile Programme

BRICS Demand Bigger IMF Role before Giving It Cash

‘Why Okonjo-Iweala Lost W’Bank Presidency’

Chidoka Arrests Road Traffic Offender, Fined N53,000

Falana Charges Journalists on FoI Act

Boko Haram Kills 7 in Maiduguri

Air Nigeria Begins London, Johannesburg Flights from Lagos

PENCOM Assets Hit N2.5trn, Says DG

Blackouts: TCN Begins Installation of New Transformer

W’Bank’s Report on Fuel Subsidy Indicts the Rich

‘Lamorde, Waziri Not Under Probe’

Police Pension Scam: Head of Service Suspends Perm Sec, 4 Others

Man Attempts Suicide over Failure to Land FCTA Job

W’Bank Grants Nigeria $900m to Boost Agriculture

Jonathan in Berlin, Says Nigeria Safe for Investors

How 17 Marketers Received Subsidy without Import Record

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Libya PM: Gaddafi Son in Good Health

IMF's Lagarde: Loan for Egypt Won't be Enough

Karzai, Taliban Blast Photos of US Troops with Afghan Bodies

Haitian President Leaves Miami Hospital after Treatment

S’Africa Anger as Rape Video Suspects Go to Court

Syria Agrees UN Observer details

Anders Breivik: I Wanted To Kill Everyone

US Stands By Boko Haram Attack Warning

Unknown Gunmen Shoot Two Policemen in Kano

Barclaycard, Ebay Pledge 'Mobile Wallets'

Man Strips at Oregon Airport to Protest Security Measures

China Fisherman Gets 30 Years for S’Korea Murder

Breivik Drops Far-Right Salute in Court

Asian Stocks Drop Before Europe’s Debt Sales

Romney: Obama is ‘in Over His head’ on Economy

Judge Quits Trayvon Martin Case, Cites Conflict

US Agent Sacked Over Sex scandal

US Tries to Limit Damage from Grisly Afghan Photos

India Test Launches Agni-V Long-range Missile

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Customs Intercepts Petrol Tanker with 208 Bags of Smuggled Rice

FG Set to Return Agric as Non-oil Sector Earner

JTF Kills 3 Robbery Suspects in Maiduguri

South-south Govs in Rwanda, Hold Talks on Economic Integration

CBN Tightens Supervision of Off-Shore Banks

FG Declares One Year Emergency Gas Supply Plan

FG Warns Embassies over Security Alert

Jealous Husband Kills One-Year-old Son, Burns Wife

Jonathan Makes Time Magazine’s 100

Senate Urges President to Crush Boko Haram

House Panel Wants NNPC, Marketers to Refund N1tr

The Forbidden City…(2)

US Speaker: Obama Uses ‘Bogeyman’ Election Strategy

Pakistan Avalanche Brings Call for Glacier Demilitarisation

UK Vows Annual $110m to Post-2014 Afghanistan

White House Slams Assad, Amid Syrian Violence

Warcrimes Prosecutor Arrives in Libya

Jonathan Makes Time’s ‘Most Influential People’ List

Disqualified Candidate: Egypt Army Wants to Keep Power

Sudan President Ready to 'Liberate' South Sudan

World Record £410m Lottery Winners Named

Spanish King Apologises for Hunting Trip

US Condemns Afghan Bodies 'Abuse' by Soldiers

Nurse Arrested for Gunning Down New Mom

Senate to Jonathan: Crush Boko Haram Now

North Korea Vows Retaliation over Rocket

US Military Intelligence Critic to Lead Spy Agency

NATO to Discuss Afghan Funding

UN Wives Ask Mrs Assad for Peace

Norway Killer Claims He 'Had English Mentor'

US: Boko Haram Plans to Attack Abuja

Zimbabwe: Mugabe to Make Speech at Rally

Warren Buffett Diagnosed with Stage One Prostate Cancer

Ahmadinejad warns against aggression on Iran

Karzai Wants 'at Least $2 bn' a Year from US

FCTA Demolishes Illegal Structures

Eulogies as Majekodunmi’s Buried

SSS Uncovers Another Bomb Factory

Jonathan Wants 2012 Budget Amended

President Inaugurates N5bn Usan Deep Water oil Field

Ibori: The Ogidigboigbo Goes to Jail

Ibori Bags 13 Years Jail Term in UK

Senate Stops EFCC from Investigating Police Pension Scam

BA, Air France-KLM Admit Evading Tax

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Ahmed, Aregbesola Condole with Fayemi

Govt to Institute Criminal Suit against Tax Defaulters

‘11,800 FG Projects Abandoned’

The Example of Omogui-Okauru

Barcelona Sign 11-year-old ‘Japanese Messi’

Top Islamists, Mubarak VP Confirmed Out of Egypt Vote

Disabled Woman Sues Johnny Depp for Concert 'Beating'

Obama Woos Kurds for Iraq

Zimmerman’s Attorney Wants Judge Out, Records Sealed

Syria: UN Sees Need for More Observers, Aircraft

Italian Businessman's Arrest May Hurt Berlusconi

Market Makers: A New Dawn for Stock Market?

US to Ease Some Burma Sanctions to Encourage Reforms

Kano: SSS Operatives Shoot Dead Person at Checkpoint

Balotelli 'Not Leaving' Manchester City

YPF Repsol: Spain Warns Argentina of Strong Response

IMF Raises Global Growth Forecast

France: Ex-President, Chirac, 'to Vote for Hollande'

Shuttle Discovery Makes Washington Flypast

World Growth Improves Slightly but Still Fragile

Boy, 9, Reports Mother, Sister’s Deaths to School Officials

Bin Laden Family 'to Leave Pakistan Wednesday'

Money Laundering: UK Court Gives Ibori 13 Years

Breivik: I Acted Out of Goodness

Russia: Outside Forces Hurting Syria Peace Bid

Battle to Save Boy with Six Legs in Pakistan

Rwandan Boycotts Her Terror Trial

Cameroon: Arrests in Presidential Jet Scandal

Libya May Try Gaddafi’s Son, Saif al-Islam

Nigeria’s Oby Nwankwo: Could She Be Our Next High Profile International Appointment?

Morosini: Autopsy Fails to Reveal Cause of Death

Guinea Bissau Presidential Hopefuls Condemn Coup Guinea Bissau Presidential Hopefuls Condemn Coup

Philadelphia Inquirer Wins Pulitzer for Public Service

Tulsa Shooting Suspects Plead Not Guilty

Breivik to Address Murder Trial

Australia PM Sets Out Afghan Exit Plan

Dangote and Other Matters

Epileptic Power Supply Cripples Port Harcourt Refinery

‘N6bn Police Pension Fund Can’t be Traced’

Nigeria’s Domestic, External Debts Now $44bn

Boko Haram: Shinkafi, Sule, Gusau, Ciroma Press for Resumed Talks

Obama’s Nominee, Kim, is W’Bank President

FG to Restructure, May Scrap EFCC, ICPC, FRSC, Others

OPEC: Political Tension Responsible for High Oil prices

Vaccination: False Rumour Claims 1m Children Annually

Total Gas Explosion: Senate Vows to Curb Abuse

How Aghanemu Died, by Alibert Mgt

FG Rolls out Aviation Master Plan, Addresses Challenges

Police Dares Tokyo, Auxiliary

Court Grants Daniel Bail

G’Bissau: UN, AU, ECOWAS Demand Restoration of Constitution

Police Called as Ibori’s Trial Turned Rowdy

Monday, April 16, 2012

Bissau Shuts Air, Sea Space; Uncertainty Grows

US Election: Romney Begins Search for VP

Kabul Attack Could Spark US-Pakistan Tension

Pope Turns 85, Says is in ‘Last Stretch’ of His Life

Russia: Bombs Kill Militant, Wound FSB Agent in Caucasus

Kim Beats Okonjo-Iweala to World Bank Job

Afghan Leader Blames Attacks on NATO 'Failure'

Syria: Shelling, Shaky Truce Challenge UN

Brazil: Inmates Take Hostages in Prison Riot

China Murder: Briton 'Planned to Expose Deals'

Virgin Aircraft in Emergency Landing at Gatwick Airport

Bolton Midfielder, Fabrice Muamba, Discharged from Hospital

Syria UN Observers Begin Work as Fighting Continues

Australia Eases Sanctions Against Myanmar

Breivik: Norway Attack 'Was Self-Defence'

Sudanese Warplanes Bomb UN Camp in South Sudan

Obama, Shakira Join Forces at Colombian Cultural Event

US Lawmaker: Secret Service Incident May Not Have Been First

Americas’ Leaders End Summit, No Accord on Cuba

Hillary Clinton Caught Dancing, Drinking in Cuban Bar

Official: Kabul Fighting Over, All Militants Killed

W'Bank Okays $75m Support Credit for Edo State

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Heartless, Jealous Lover Kills Girlfriend, Buries Her in His Room

W’Bank: Okonjo-Iweala, Kim Know Fate Monday

Jonathan: I Haven’t Declared Interest in 2015 Presidential Poll

Subsidy: How Lloyd’s Register Traced Fraudulent Oil Marketers

Motor Accident Claims Lawmaker's Son, 2 Others

Falana: Nigeria Mismanaged, Not Broke

Eulogy as Majekodunmi Begins Final Journey

IG Advised against Arresting Odinkalu

Motor Accident Claims Lawmaker’s Son, 2 Others

NPAN Seeks Understanding among Media Stakeholders

Sekibo: My Wife’s Rescue Better Than Poll Victory

Re: Warri, A City under Siege

Equities Relapse amidst Rising Interbank Rates

Man United Owners Revive $1bn IPO Plan

Mauritania: Arrested Gaddafi Spy Chief Sick

How Secret Service Sex Scandal Erupted

Taliban Blitz Kabul with ‘Spring Offensive’ Attacks

S’Africa: Jacob Zuma to Wed for Sixth Time

Support for Spain's PM Falls as Austerity Bites

Syria Ceasefire Imperilled as Govt Vows Crackdown

Egypt: Suleiman Wants Balancing Role as President

Pope Marks Milestones Amid Signs of Frailty, Succession Talk

Gunmen Attack Embassies, Parliament in Afghan Capital

Italy Mourns Footballer, Piermario Morosini

Chavez to Skip Americas Summit on Doctors' Advice

Five Killed As Twister Strikes Oklahoma Town

North Korean Leader Calls for 'Final Victory'

Titanic Memorial at Sinking Site 100 Years On

Pakistan: Militants Free Hundreds in Jail Raid

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Aregbesola: Allegations Against Me Scandalous, Laughable

Jonathan Assures Nigerians of Better Days Ahead

Ekweremadu Condemns Coup in G’-Bissau

NBS to Investigate Job Creation Claims

ECOWAS Mulls Military Option Against Malian Rebels

‘Nigeria’s Restructuring, Our Collective Effort’

The US Must Change with the Tide

World Bank: May the Best (Wo)Man Win

W’Bank Presidency: United States versus the World

Fuel Subsidy Probe: Marketers to Refund Billions

Boko Haram Kills Spokesman Abu Qaqa II

Sudanese Air Raid Kills Civilians in South Sudan

Egypt: Candidates Barred from Poll

UN Team to Monitor Syria's Fragile Ceasefire

After ‘Useful’ Iran Talks, Meeting in May

Obama Tries to Woo Latin America, Agents Embarrass US

Calling Foreign Airlines to Order

Sainsbury’s Campaign Ban

Italy: Footballer Dies after Collapsing on Pitch

Controversy as Obama Attends Summit of the Americas

Spanish King Breaks Hip in Fall

Obama Warns N’Korea after Rocket Failure

US Braces for Tornado Outbreak this Weekend

Russia Orders Syria to Obey Peace Plan

Caroll Header Sends Liverpool into FA Cup Final

Guinea-Bissau Parties Mull Post-coup Govt

S’Sudan 'Repulses Sudan Attack' on Heglig Oil Field

Chinese Boats Leave Area of Philippine Standoff

Syrian Forces Shell Homs on Day Three of Truce

Key Iranian Nuclear Talks Resume

Americas Summit to Open, Marred by Small Blasts

Brazil: Murder Suspects 'Confess to Cannibalism'

US Secret Service Agents Recalled from Colombia

Guatemalan President Urges New Drug War Strategy

UN Set to Vote on Syria Ceasefire Monitors

HURIWA Condemns Planned Arrest of NHRC Chairman

MEND Attacks Agip Oil Facility in Bayelsa

US: Nigeria’s Success Vital to the World

In Praise of a Good Read

Pension Fraud: ‘I Travelled to Hajj with What I?Got’

Interim President, PM Detained in G’Bissau Coup

W’Bank: Ocampo Withdraws for Okonjo-Iweala

Jonathan Signs 2012 Budget, to Sanction MDAs for Lobbying

Tambuwal Mourns Majekodunmi, IG’s Mother

Gas Flaring: Oil Communities Insist on N98bn Compensation

Ekiti PDP Suspends Factional Chairman

Friday, April 13, 2012

Will Nigeria Ever Tackle Age Cheating in Sports?

Sudan Troops 'Advance on Heglig Oil Field'

Traffic Officer Clings On as Bus Speeds Off

Five Killed on Second Day of Syria Truce

Yemen Army Clashes with Islamists, 34 Killed

Guinea-Bissau Troops Stage Coup, Seize Prime Minister

Russia Backs US Nominee to Head World Bank

World Bank Race: Ocampo to Withdraw for Okonjo-Iweala

Embarrassed by Rocket Crash, North Korea May Try Nuclear Test

AU: S’Sudan Oilfield Seizure in Sudan Row ‘Illegal’

Egypt: Islamists Protest against Suleiman’s Poll Bid

Syria: Ceasefire 'Appears to be Holding'

'Black Widow' Sentenced to Death in Japan

Iran, Powers Prepare for High-stakes Nuclear Talks

FG Begins Massive Drive for Agric Investors

Guinea Bissau Leader Arrested After Coup Bid

France: Sarkozy's Comeback Hopes Crumble, Polls Show

US Wants Separate Summit with Putin at G8 in May

Portugal is First Country to Ratify EU Budget Pact

Three Die in Germany Train Crash

Cameron: It's Right to Suspend Burma Sanctions

Coup Attempt in G’Bissau, Attack on PM's Residence

Shooter of Florida teen Trayvon Martin pleads not guilty

Syria Ceasefire: UN Prepares for Monitoring Mission

Cameron Greeted in Burma for Historic Visit

UN to Meet as N’Korea Missile Launch Fails

Militants Claim Attack on ENI Installations

North Korea Suffers Major Blow as Rocket Crashes

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Metu: PDP National Convention was Democratic

Akingbola: FG Files Appeal

Plot to Arrest Odinkalu Uncovered

Jonathan: Why FG’s Building Secretariats in States

Boko Haram: Security Agents Re-affirm Success against Terrorism

Again, Power Outage Cripples Activities at Lagos Airport

‘Our Father Slipped into Death While Praying with Us’

Okonjo-Iweala Raises Alarm as ECA Drops to $3.6bn

Uduaghan: Leisure Resort Catalyst to Our Delta-without-Oil Dream

FG Positions: Jonathan: Era of Godfather in Appointments Over

The Dangers on Our Roads

Zimmerman in Court over Florida Teen's Murder

Cameron to Check Myanmar Reform Credentials During Visit

S’Sudan Refuses to Withdraw Troops from Oilfield

Mali: New Leader Sworn in, Threatens Rebels with 'Total War'

Syria's Fragile Ceasefire Holding

China: N’Korea Issue Needs to be Defused, Not Inflamed

U.S. Stocks Advance as Federal Reserve Signals Low Rates

Sony to Cut 10,000 Jobs Worldwide this Year

N’Korea Opens Five-day Launch Window for Rocket

Cameron: Burma Sanctions May be Eased

Second Tremor Hits Western Mexico

Ghana Cracks Down on Unbudgeted Public Spending

Sudan Warplanes Bomb S’Sudan Town

2 US Marines Killed, 2 Injured in Morocco

Afghanistan: Elite Female Night Raiders Break Down Barriers

Shooter Charged With Florida Teen's Murder

Syria Ceasefire Comes into Effect Under Annan Plan

Doctors Commence Strike in Lagos

Biden Meets Sambo, Praises Nigeria’s Role in Africa

Omoboriowo Bows out

FG Set to Enforce Patronage of Made in Nigeria

Moving to Rebuild Warri, Uduaghan Unveils Leisure Resorts

Boko Haram Not Poor, Says CAN

Oil Production Crunch Looms over PIB Logjam

Tyson's Outlandish Zimmerman Comments

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

South-south PDP Moves to Reconcile Members

Assembly Approves N112.78bn Budget

SSS Hints End to Security Challenges

IG: Don’t Harass Citizens or Abuse Human Rights

NCAA to Sanction Violators of Regulation

FG Partners ILO on Vocational Education

Ihejirika: Bombing, a Challenge to Nigerian Army

Agriculture Key to Our Reform Agenda, Says VP

Pro Chancellor, ASUU Differ on Appointment of Vice Chancellor

Nigeria Retains 133rd Position in Global Doing Business

Ocampo: W’Bank Contest a Test for Industrialised Nations

AU Urges South Sudan Withdrawal

Safe Hand Traore Must Put Mali Back on Track

Suu Kyi meets Myanmar president as MPs dispute oath

Peru Miners Free After Six Days Underground

Trayvon Martin: George Zimmerman to be Charged

The Forbidden City…(1)

IGP Loses Mother

Class of First Republic, Majekodunmi, 95, Joins His Contemporaries

Keshi’s Arrival Livens Camp as El Nasr Hosts Eagles Pharaohs Duel

State Media: First President of Independent Algeria Dead

Bin Laden’s Wives: New Video Shows Family Under House Arrest

FBI Replaces bin Laden on Ten Most Wanted list

US Jets Scrambled over Korean Air Bomb Threat

Tsunami Warnings Lifted after Indonesia Quake

House Chairman: MDGs Project Has No Time Frame

Japan: Court Upholds Life Term for Briton's Killer

Kofi Annan: Syria Will Respect UN Ceasefire Plan

Tsunami Warnings after Indonesia Earthquake

'Stillborn Baby' Found Alive in Morgue’s Coffin

S'Koreans Vote in Tight Parliamentary Election

Boy, 5, Brings 50 packets of heroin to School

Trayvon Shooter: 'New Details' as Lawyers Quit

Philippine Navy in Standoff with Chinese Ships

N'Korea Begins to Fuel Rocket

Sudan: South Sudan Controls Largest Oil Field

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Obada: Looted Libyan Weapons Now in Nigeria

Airport Operator: How FAAN Subverted Due Process

PHCN’s Soaring Gas Debts Cripple New Power Plants

PHCN: FG Summons Labour Leaders over Strike

9 Robbery Suspects Killed in Ogun, Delta States

CBN Warns Banks on FG Funds

Retired Police Officers Want Pension from Recovered Loot

Okonjo-Iweala Promises to Tackle Poverty, Unemployment

Here Comes the Primary School for Almajiris

Annan: No 'Signal of Peace' from Syria

Market Makers: Stakeholders Predict Glowing Future for Investors

NCRIB Sets Deadline for Registration of Insurance Brokers

Warri: A City Under Siege

Talks about Managing this Nation Better

Elumelu: I Have No Governorship Ambition

‘Air Force Better Positioned to Tackle Security Challenges’

Costa Rican Diplomat Freed after Kidnapping in Venezuela

China Ejects Bo from Elite Ranks, Wife Suspected of Murder

Santorum Pulls Out of US Presidential Race

Sorry Balotelli Wants City Talks

Zimbabwe Officials Insist Mugabe ‘Well, on Holiday’

US: Teen Boy Hero in School Bus Rescue

Three Friends Claim US Mega Millions Jackpot Win

N’Korea Says Ready to Launch Rocket, Prompts Warnings

Carmaker Nissan To Create 1,000 New UK Jobs

Trayvon Killer Launches Site to Raise Funds

Court Rules Radical Cleric, Hamza, Can be Extradited to US

Norway's Mass Killer, Breivik, 'Declared Sane'

Egypt: Court Suspends Constitutional Assembly

Facebook Snaps Up Instagram in $1bn Deal

US Election: Obama Leads Romney, as Gender Gap Grows

Pentagon: US, S’Korea See N’Korea Launch as ‘Provocative’

Networking- Strategic Socialising

China Jails Disabled Human Rights Lawyer

Cameron Eyes Britain-Japan Defence Trade

Mali: Future Interim President Meets Coup Leader

Libya Halts Payments to Ex-fighters over Fraud

US Election: Taxes Top Obama’s Campaign Fight

Peru's Shining Path Rebels Take Hostages, Free Most

Costa Rican Diplomat Kidnapped in Venezuela

Afghanistan: Suicide Bombing Kills 20

Monday, April 09, 2012

How 16 Women, Six Children Died in Easter Vigil Tragedy

Iran Sanction: Spain Switches over to Nigeria for Oil

Abandoned Car Filled with Bombs Discovered in Kano

NNPC’s Oil Lifting Guidelines Violate Local Content Law

Borno Police Pays N.5m Bounty to Informant

Blast Traumatises Kaduna Residents

NDLEA Seeks Powers to Bust Traffickers New Tactics

Businessman Hangs Self in Lagos

Fashola: Don’t Dispose Waste into Waterways

Jonathan Okays New Electricity Tariff Regime

Group Flays Lagos Doctors over Proposed Strike

OPEC March Output Rises Above 31mbpd

North‘ll Clinch the Presidency in 2015

Balotelli Risks Being Left Out of Italy’s Euro Squad

Egypt Election: Omar Suleiman Slams Muslim Brotherhood

Somalia: Market Bombing Kills 11

60 Dead in Qaeda Assault in Yemen

N’Korea Readies Longer Range Rocket; Japan, S’Korea Wary

TV Cameraman Shot Dead on Lebanon Syria Border

Achieving Steady Electricity Supply: Task Before Nnaji, Diezani

Boko Haram Help Control Rebel Held Mali City

THISDAY Bags Award in Kano

JTF Diffuses Bomb in Kano

Blast Rocks Athens as Civil Unrest Grows

Autopsy Reveals Houston Scarred, High, Missing Teeth

Tennessee Seeks to Question Evolution in Bill

British PM to Visit Myanmar This Week

Atomic Chief: Iran Not Interested in Nuclear Fuel Swap

Explosives Go Off in Jos

For the Umpteenth Time, Bombs Stalk the Land

Ekweremadu, Obi, ACF Condemn Kaduna Attack

Leaders Urge Prayers as Christians Hold Easter Mass

Kumuyi: Nigeria Won’t Disintegrate

Another Kid in School Bus Tragedy Dies

Okonjo-Iweala Faces W'Bank Panel

Sunday, April 08, 2012

‘Cheques Rose in Value by 21% to N1.5trn’

Equities Rebound on Unveiling of Market Makers

Yemen: Main Airport Reopens as US Praises President

France: Girl Dies in Easter Church Floor Collapse

Church Collapses, Kills 22 in Benue

Afghanistan, US Reach Deal on Controversial Night Raids

Mali: President Toure Resigns

Oklahoma Murders: Police Arrest Two in Tulsa

Annan Demands End to Bloodshed in Syria

German Writer, Guenter Grass, Barred from Entering Israel

N’Korea Moves Rocket into Place for Launch

36 Confirmed Dead in Kaduna Bomb Blast

Kaduna: 36 Confirmed Dead in Kaduna Bomb Blast

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Puts Up Second Candidate

Gaza Rockets Hit Israel After Drone Attack

Support for peace talks growing, Afghan diplomat says

Pope Warns Mankind 'in Darkness'

Pakistan's Zardari Visits India

Syria Wants Opposition Guarantees

Dolphins to Receive Gift Pledge

Road Accident Kills at Least 27 in Haiti

Rescue to Resume After Deadly Pakistan Avalanche

Colombia: FARC Leader Says Group Not Weakened

Nuclear-armed Foes, Pakistan, India, to Talk Peace over Lunch

Kaduna: Bomb Blast Rocks Area Near Church

On Why Nigeria Remains Backward

SSS, NOA to Collaborate on Intelligence Gathering

SURE-P Health ‘Cash-Transfer Concept’ to Benefit 3m Women

President Insists on Scheduled Conclusion of Power Reforms

Cameron Reaches Out to Jonathan over BA, Virgin Atlantic

Leaders Preach Sacrifice, Unity at Easter

How We Stole N32bn Pension Fund, by Permanent Secretary

Saturday, April 07, 2012

Challenges Facing Romney in Wooing Female Voters

NITDA: Over 44m Internet Users in Nigeria

N250m Land Scam: Court Summons 2 Suspects

FAAN vs Maevis: Ministry Failed to Renegotiate Contract

New Malawi President Sworn In, Rejects 'Revenge' on Rivals

Hamas Hangs Gazan for 'Collaborating' with Israel

Venezuela: Chavez to Return to Cuba for More Treatment

Fiorentina Stun Serie A Leader, AC Milan 2-1

Mali Junta Sees Interim Government ‘in Days’

Three Killed, Two Wounded in Oklahoma Shootings

Bodies Found After Avalanche Buries Army Camp

France Boosts Security Amid Serial Killer Fears

Customers, Distributors Drive Away 7 New Cars

China's Big Banks Lend Nearly 300 billion Yuan in March

Malawi: VP Takes over After President’s Death

China: Arrests Made After Kidney Sold for iPad

Myanmar President Holds Landmark Talks with Rebels

Avalanche Buries over 100 Pakistan Troops

Yemen President 'Fires Army Chiefs Close to Saleh'

Syria Crisis: UN Chief Condemns Attacks

Nigerian Diasporas are the most educated immigrants in the United States

Mali Coup Leaders 'to Stand Down'

Friday, April 06, 2012

EPL: Judgement Day for Arsenal, City

Lulu Trial: Now the Gloves Are Of

Malawi: President’s Death Sparks Power Struggle

Mega Millions winner has come forward

Yemen: Motorbike Bomb Kills Two al Qaeda Militants

US Navy Jet Crashes into Virginia Apartment Block

Customs Seizes N129m Goods, Arrests 51 Suspects

Osun Provides Free Train Ride for Easter

Dame Jonathan Challenges Nigerians on Girl Child

Amaechi: 250 Primary Schools Ready for Commissioning

Mali: ECOWAS Rejects Rebels’ Declaration of Independence

PHCN Workers Down Tools in S’East

Medical Doctor Kidnapped in Enugu

US Navy Jet Crashes into Apartment Block

Deploys Armoured Vehicles in Kano

JTF Kills 2 Boko Haram Members in Borno

Omoigui-Okauru: I Wasn’t Forced to Resign

Namadi Sambo, Joe Biden to Meet on Tuesday

Lawmakers Benefited from Pension Fund, Says Suspect

Obituary: Mutharika, Malawi's Flawed ‘Economist-in-chief’

Mali Rebel Independence Rejected

Greek Actress is New Bond Girl

Church Apologizes for Altered Photo

France Fears New Serial Killer after Spate of Murders

Tunisians Jailed for Facebook Cartoons of Prophet

Millions at Risk as Malaria Drug Loses Potency

Pope Celebrates Good Friday in Troubled Times

Bosnia Still Divided, 20 Years Since War

Swordsman Kills Four in Village near Budapest

Russia Furious over Bout Sentence

S&P 500 Futures Rise Before Jobs Report

Govt Sources: Malawi President, Mutharika, Dead

Tuareg Rebels Declare Independence in North Mali

US Coast Guard sinks Japan tsunami 'ghost ship'

US Court Sentences Mexican Gang Leader to Life

Syrian Refugees Spill into Turkey Amid Escalation Fear

Govs Seek Control of Police Commissioners

Thursday, April 05, 2012

NAFDAC Seeks N200bn Drug Intervention Fund

Subsidy: Nwabueze, Balarabe Musa, Utomi Sue FG

NBS: Nigeria Spent N24trn on Food in 2010

Easter: Leaders Felicitate with Christians

More Kids Die in Ibadan School Bus Fire Disaster

NEC Sets up Committee to Monitor Oil Exports

51 Rocket Launchers Uncovered in Gombe

Minister Presses Japan on Science Teachers’ Training

IMT Crisis: Chime Succumbs, Reverts to Old Fees

Rainstorm Aggravates Blackout in Ibadan

Fidelity Bank: Court Denies Order against Daar Communications

FG, PHCN Workers Clash over Sack of 3 Principal Officers

IGP Gives Marching Orders to Orderlies

Appointment of Judge: NBA Withdraws Members from SJSC

Obasanjo’s Successor to Emerge by Consensus

Anglican Primate Lampoons ACN over Jonathan

AU Somalia Force in First Deployment Outside Mogadishu

ICC Lawyers: Gaddafi Son 'Attacked in Custody' in Libya

Egypt: Supporters Hail Brotherhood’s Bid for Presidency

Jackie Kennedy’s Secret Service Agent Writes Memoir

Pope Denounces Dissident Priests on Celibacy

Italian Northern League Leader, Umberto Bossi, Resigns

Syria Crisis: Ceasefire Pressure Grows over Peace Plan

Fans Appalled at James Bond 'Sacrilege'

UK, US Issue Easter Warning to Citizens in Nigeria

Malawi President Unconscious after Heart Attack

Chinese Websites 'Defaced in Anonymous Attack'

World Bank: Ex-Staff Back Okonjo-Iweala

Australian, US Survivors Relive Bali Bombs Horror

Clashes Erupt Near Syrian Capital

Mali Slips into Chaos as World Gropes for Response

Norway: Wounded Survivor Revisits Massacre Island as Trial Looms

Police Officers Sentenced in Katrina Killings Case

Japan Rushes to Restart Reactors to Avoid Total Shutdown

US to Ease Sanctions Against Burma

Nic Cage Pays IRS $6 Million

Drug Paraphernalia Found in Houston's Room

Senegal: Musician, Youssou Ndour, Given Ministerial Post

Mega Millions Winner Hides Ticket Inside McDonald’s

Greek Clashes over Pensioner's Suicide

Seven Hurt When Jet Hits Turbulence

Five Accused 9/11 Plotters to Face Trial

Libya: Warring Militias Vow no Let-up in Fight

Wednesday, April 04, 2012

Nigerian Among Victims of US Fatal Shooting

UBA: Accountant General Authorised Pension Account

Jonathan: I Don’t Own any Church

Orji: Kalu Wanted to Buy Abia Property in Lagos, Bende

Police Anti Kidnapping Squad, Pastor Arrested

Suspected Gunmen Kill 8

Maevis: FAAN MD in Court, Denies Contempt Charge

UniAbuja Shut, as Students Protest Non-Accreditation

AfDB Chief Cautions on Use of Oil Money

FEC Okays 2015 Deadline for Digital Broadcasting Migration

Magistrate Orders Arrest of Reporters

Luxury Bus Attack: Victims Parents Threaten Court Action

Suspected Armed Robbery Gang Smashed

Pakistan Lashkar e Taiba Founder Condemns US Bounty

Norway Massacre: Breivik Disputes Psychiatric Report

Texas Tornadoes: Airport Hit as Dallas Counts Cost

JTF Kill Three Gunmen in Kano

US Based Nigerian Women to Award Scholarships to Female Undergraduates

Akpabio Sacks Cabinet

Egypt: Why the US May be Secretly Cheering Muslim Brotherhood

Race Backlash Sees Mary J Blige Burger Ad Axed

The New Battle For People Living with HIV

British Warship Sets Sail for Falklands

S’Africa: ANC Temporarily Ousts Rebel, Malema, from Party

Somali: Female Bomber Kills Sports Chiefs at Mogadishu Theatre

Failure to De-ice Likely Caused Russia Plane Crash

Trial of 1980 Turkish Coup Leaders Opens in Ankara

Afghanistan Suicide Bomber Kills 10

China's Wen Urges Breakup of Bank Monopoly as Growth Slows

Giving Abia a Face-lift Through Infrastructure

FG, N'Assembly Meet Thursday over 2012 Budget

First US Marines Arrive in Australia

France Arrests Islamist Suspects

Havoc as Tornado Swarm Rips Through Texas

Romney Scores Primary Hat-trick

Obafunwa: I’ll make LASU Truly, a Varsity of 1st Choice

St. Charles' Old Boys to Revive Boarding System in School

Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Maevis Asks FAAN to Account for N42bn

Another N3bn Pension Fund Scam Uncovered

Kaduna Govt, Army Differ on Arrested Boko Haram Suspects

PMS: Kaduna Refinery’s Output Hits 2.5m Per Day

Ogoni Communities Sue Shell, Seek N121bn Damages

IDB Approves $389m for Devt in Member States

Ashafa Admitted Al-Qaeda Link, Ex-SSS Boss Tells Court

Three Days after, Police Arrest 5 Bus Rape Suspects

Canadians to Manage Power Transmission Company

Jonathan Felicitates with Obey at 70

FCTA, NGO Aid 150 Ex-prostitutes with N15m Grant

Court Remands 3 Accountants over N109m Scam

Civil Defence Arrests Man with Human Skulls

FG, N’Assembly Meet Tomorrow over 2012 Budget

Mali: Jonathan Wants Fresh Talks with Coup Leaders

Groups on Federating Units

Islamists, Al-Qaeda Gain Ground in Mali

Iran: We Could Hit US if Attacked

Syria Violence Undiminished by Ceasefire Deal

‘Poor Handling of Public Communications is Causing Setback’

Can El-Sudi’s Committee Save the Stock Market?

Oil Firms, Telcos Ready to List on NSE

World Bank: Who Says Ideology is Dead?

Malians Stock Up Before Anti-junta Sanctions Bite

James Murdoch Quits as BSkyB Chairman

California Gunman 'Targeted Staff'

Turkey Criticises UN Over Syria

$10m US Bounty on Pakistan Militant

Moscow Market Fire Kills 15 Migrant Workers

Syria: Assad 'Cannot Survive for Long'

ASEAN Leaders Call for Lifting of Myanmar Sanctions

Nigeria Lobbies Foreign Missions for Okonjo Iweala

Mali: ECOWAS Hit Junta with Sanctions

Romney likely to boost lead Tuesday, but Obama looms

Rioters Attack British Embassy in Buenos Aires

Colombia: FARC Rebels Free 10 Hostages

Mexican Leader Presses Obama on Guns

Strong Quake Hits Mexico, No Casualties Reported

Colombia Set for FARC Hostage Release

Deaths in US University Shooting

Monday, April 02, 2012

Warri Refinery TAM to Gulp N94.2bn

JTF Kills 2 Boko Haram Members as Renewed Clashes Claim 9

I Made $544,000 Selling Pure Water, Says Pension Scam Suspect

Fresh Facts Emerge on Otuoke Church Gift

Citing Poor Prosecution, Court Clears Akingbola

Blackout: Jonathan Fires 3 PHCN Chiefs

Obasanjo Leads PDP Reconciliation Team to Ladoja

Flood: Govt to Demolish 56 Structures

Prisons Fortified to Check Attacks

NBA Backs FG’s Ultimatum on Air Fare Disparity

Tragedy as Gunmen Kill Policeman, Lecturer

NCAA Flays BA, Virgin Atlantic for Shortchanging Nigeria

N’Assembly Wades into FAAN, Maevis Face off

Dangote to Step Down as Chairman of Cement Firm

Showcasing the Investment Opportunities of South south

Islamists Push for Sharia Law in Northern Mali

Syria Agrees Ceasefire Deadline

Mali: Junta Caught Between Rebels, ECOWAS Sanctions

Senegal's Macky Sall Sworn in as President

North Korea Party to Meet Before Rocket Launch

Hungarian President Quits after Plagiarism Row

Pakistan Jails bin Laden's Family for Illegal Stay

Basketbrawl: US Fans Riot after Team's Win

Campaigners Criticise Email, Web Monitoring Plan

Britain, Argentina Mark Falklands War Anniversary

Russian Plane Crashes in Siberia with 43 on Board

Russian Plane Crash Kills 31, 12 Survive

Pakistan: President, Asif Ali Zardari, to Visit India

Friends of Syria’ Try to Turn Screws on Assad

Peace Activists in Failed Bid to Swarm NATO HQ

FG Contracts Yellow Fever Cards to Security Printers

Bond Yields Reduce on Declined Inflation

FG Owes Ondo N3bn Pension Contribution

PENGASSAN to Embark on 3-day Warning Strike

TY Danjuma Foundation Commits $2.5m for Water Project

Polio: Mimiko Directs Councils to Release Funds

Protest as Robbers Attack Lagos-bound Bus

Rivers Inaugurates New Pay Roll System

Holyfield, in Trace of His Roots, Visits Badagry

Mali: Under Pressure, Coup Leaders Reinstate Constitution

Transmission Misery Worsens Power Crisis

Sunday, April 01, 2012

Santorum Won't Quit; Top Republican Calls for Unity

Aung San Suu Kyi 'Wins Landslide' in Burma

Libyan PM Visits Scene of Tribal Clashes

Fugitive Iraq VP Leaves Kurdish Zone for Qatar

Thousands March Against Hong Kong's Next Leader

Syria Rebel Fighters 'to be Paid'

Rebels Enter Timbuktu as Mali Junta Backs Down

Lawyer: Egypt Army Pardons Brotherhood Presidency Nominee

Libyan Tribal Clashes Leave 147 Dead, Health Minister Says

Kebbi Guber Polls: Dakingari Wins as Mark Hails Victory

Ronaldo: I Haven’t Reached My Peak Yet

Mali Rebels 'Surround Timbuktu'

Burma: Opposition Says Suu Kyi Has Won Seat

Britain Planning New Internet Snooping Laws

Syria Crisis Debated at Istanbul Talks

Mali: Junta Stops Fighting in Key Town as Rebels Advance

Burma Votes in Milestone Election

US: Man Struck by Lightning Hours after Buying Lottery Tickets

World's Biggest Titanic Attraction Opens in Belfast

ICC: Viral Video Will Spur Kony Arrest this Year

Flood-hit Fiji Declares State of Emergency

Chavez Resumes Cuba Radiotherapy

World Bank: Japan Backs US Nominee

ECOWAS Moves Against Military Junta in Mali

Furore over Medical Director’s Appointment

Okada Ban: Members Urged to Stay off Lagos Streets

Nigerian Banks Engaged in Arbitrary IT Budgeting

Porous Borders Behind Influx of Substandard Goods

NDIC Pays N3.303bn Insured Deposits of Liquidated Banks

Late DIG Haruna John Buried in Jalingo

Nine Terrorists, Military, SSS Officers Killed in Shoot-out

Oil Wells Dispute: Cross River Seeks N15b from Akwa Ibom

Okonjo-Iweala: How I Joined World Bank Presidency Race

Saturday, March 31, 2012

Cuba Declares Good Friday Holiday after Pope’s Visit

One Dead, One Injured in German Chemical Plant Blast

Accolades Trail NTDC DG’s Award

Agbami Oil Field: Court Dismisses Statoil’s Application

Why Nigeria Remains Backward

Advancing Rebels Enter Malian City

Egypt: Brotherhood Fields Presidential Candidate

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