This Day News Archive for March 2014

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Attempted Jail Break at SSS Hqs: No Cause For Alarm, Says Presidency

Army Arrests 18 Suspects, Recovers Arms from Fulani Settlement in Kaduna

Bayo Ojo Reacts to the Death of G.O.K. Ajayi

63 Nigerians Languishing in Cote D' Ivoire Prisons, Says Ambassador

Rep Chides FG, State Govts for Failure In Taming Insurgents

Taleveras, Aiteo Offer $2.85bn for Shell Nigeria Oil Block

Tambuwal Makes Case for Bio-safety Law

Police Man Kills Son in Benin

Terrorists Now Disguise As Herdsmen, Says Shinkafi

Scientists to Picket NAEC Over N637m Unpaid Allowances

Amnesty International: Security Agencies, Boko Haram Committed War Crimes

Security Forces Foil Attempted Jail Break at SSS Hqtrs

Gunmen Kill 19 ,Abduct 15 In Benue

Public Presentation of Awo Book Holds in April


Orji: We’ll Come up with Economic Blueprint for Southeast

When Senate President’s Convoy Came Under Attack...

Ekiti PDP Crisis Deepens as Aluko Claims Consensus Mandate

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Insecurity: Jonathan Slams Govs for Shifting Blame onto FG

National Conference: Yadudu, Ozekhome Endorse 70% Voting Pattern

JTF Searches Al-Mustapha’s Neighbourhood

‘Presidency Will Never Tolerate Cover Up of Corruption Cases’

NUJ, NGE Demand Unconditional Release of Wabara

40 Stalls Burnt in Abuja Market

Herdsmen Want Shema to Mediate in Fulani/Farmers Crises

Homeowners’ Charter: Amosun Present C of O to Beneficiaries

FG to Explore Groundwater Resources in Sub-Saharan Africa

Generate Alternative Funding, Varsity Administrators Urged

Prominent Lawyer, Amartey, Dies at 73

Wamakko Calls for Prayers to Expose those Behind Insecurity in Nigeria

Maku: Rehabilitation of P’Harcourt-Maiduguri Rail Line for Completion in 2014

Leadership Tussle in IPMAN Gets Messier

Lagos DPP Absolves Pastor of Alleged Murder

Suspect Paraded over Assassination Attempt

Navy Hands over Four Arrested Vessels to FG

Financial Literacy Day: FCMB Adopts Secondary School

Air Peace Assures Nigerians on Travel Safety

Chime and the Politics of Forced Endorsement

Industry Experts Set Agenda for Emefiele

Amarula: Repositioning through Distributors’ Forum

Jonathan Identifies Funding As Major Challenge Facing Varsity Education

Insurgency: Jonathan Questions Motive, Challenges African Nations to Deepen Regional Integration

Jonathan: Tolerance, Territorial Integrity Preservation, Panacea For Stability in Mali, Guinea Bissau

Abike Dabiri Eyes Lagos Governorship Seat

The Humbling of Ifeanyi Ubah

IMelda J: I Am Not Dating Jaywon

Conference: Northern Delegates Dismiss Threat of Boycott

Lagos Sues FG over Deductions from Federation Account

S&P Rates Nigeria's Sovereign Credit Outlook Negative

Fulani Crisis: Police Adopt Multi-Faceted Conflict Resolution

National Conference: Youth Council Recommends Proactive Dialogue Strategies

UNTH Performs 40 Open Heart Surgeries

House-help Kills Retired Chief Magistrate in Ogun

Benue Suspects Chemical Attack in 200 Deaths

NUPENG Plans to Sabotage Fuel Supply

N416m Scam: Court Rejects Fayose’s Trial Deferment Plea

Abia Police Arrest, Detain Wabara, The Sun Editor

ECOWAS Condemns Boko Haram Violent Acts

'National Merit Award Nomination Process Compromised'

NGO Plans Sensitisation on Power Transfer to Youths

PEACE ANYIAM OSIGWE: I Left My Marriage with My Handbag And My Sanity….

Friday, March 28, 2014

Alison Madueke: A House and Its Probes

Babson Zotto: An Art Impressionario Making Jeans in Belgium

The Farmer’s Son Who Became a Professor

Shousha Mohsen: A Swiss Hotelier in Love with Nigeria

Defection: Court Strikes Out Suit By 79 Lawmakers

ECOWAS Condemns Boko Haram Violent Acts

SEC Estacodes: Appeal Court Discharges, Acquits Azubuogu

NERC Grants Mobil Licence to Build 575MW On-grid Power Plant

Northern Delegates Will Not Boycott Conference

Thursday, March 27, 2014

EFCC: More Judges under Investigation

Sanusi’s Suit Stalls FRC Probe into CBN Accounts

National Conference Committee Agrees on 70% Voting Pattern

Aiteo: No Report Has Ever Indicted Us

Insurgency: Foreign Mercenary with Dual Chad, Burkina Faso Nationality Captured

Moro Accepts Responsibility, Parradang Denies Role in Recruitment Tragedy

Court Nullifies Collection of Toll on Ikoyi-Lekki Link Bridge by Lagos Govt

Senate Confirms Adelabu Deputy Governor of CBN

FRSC Clarifies Court Ruling on Issuance of Number Plates

Dangote Submits Highest Bid for Shell’s Gas Field

NJC Suspends Rivers Chief Judge

100 Victims of Boko Haram Attacks Hospitalised in Maiduguri

Jang’s NGF Condemns Killings in N'East Others

Benue Calls for More Proactive Action to Tackle Fulani Insurgency

FCT Minister Allays Fears on Bomb Explosion in Abuja

Boko Haram: Kukah Urges FG to Design Fresh Security Strategy to Ward off Threats

Obiano Unveils Blueprint for Anambra

Ashaka Cement Faults Plan to Ban 32.5 Cement Grade

Eight Teams for South-west Rugby League

Bauchi to Set up N190m Organic Fertiliser Plant

LASAA MD, Bags Man of the Year Award

Marketing Sleep as Big Business

GLORIA MADUKA: What My Participation in American Idol Taught Me

Onukaba Socialises to Unwind

Court Discharges Lloyd of Attempted Murder

Police Retirees Threaten Nationwide Protest

UN Laments Africa's Loss of $50 bn Annually

MEND claims Responsibility for Attack on Shell, Agip Facilities

Dickson Sacks Attorney-General, 6 Others

NEC: Excess Crude Account Stands at $3.5bn

Benue Calls For More Proactve Action Against Fulani Insurgencies

NJC Suspends Rivers Acting Chief Judge

'How Gunmen Burnt Our Kinsmen Alive'

‘How Gunmen Burnt Our Kinsmen Alive’

ZENITH BANK B’BALL LEAGUE: First Deepwater Cruise Past Immigration

In a Unanimous Decision, Senate Confirms Emefiele

Akingbola Pleads Subjudice as FRC Probes Intercontinental Sale

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Conference Raises 50-man C’ttee to Resolve Voting Impasse

Policeman Accused of Raping Four-year-old Girl in Plateau

National Conference: The Consensus Group

Jonathan Constitutes Presidential C'ttee on Immigration Recruitment

Court Declares FRSC's New Plate Number Unconstitutional

State Executions on the Increase Worldwide, Amnesty International Warns

Air Force Deploys More Troops to Tackle Insurgency in North-east

FG Welcomes US Effort to Repatriate Abacha's Loot

President Presents Anti-trade Practice Bills to FEC

Insurgency: Nigeria, Cameroun, Others Strategise to Secure Borders

House Kicks against Bill to Change Nigeria’s Motto

Nigerian Kills Compatriot in India, Injures Another

Resident Doctors Flex Muscles with FG, Threaten Strike Again

Category One Safety Status: Aviation Ministry Expresses Readiness to Meet FAA Next Week

Herdsmen Attacks: Tivs in Diasporans Warn of Dire Consequences

Nigerian Man Seeing First Winter Doesn't Want it to End

Jonathan to Attend ECOWAS Summit in Cote D’Ivoire

FG Inaugurates Media Advisory Committee on Broadband

Globacom's Mobile Newspaper Service Delights Subscribers

One Central Bank, Four Governors

Torn Apart

NIS Recruitment: House May Reverse Jonathan

Conference: NSCIA Consults Jonathan on Perceived Marginalisation

Benue Govt, Others Condemn Herdsmen Killings In Benue State

House Kicks Against Change of Nigeria’s Motto

House Asks FRSC to Ease Traffic on Niger Bridge

Lagos Shuts Lateef Jakande Road from March 28

Jonathan Presents Anti-trade Practice Bills to FEC

Lagos to Experience 263 Days of Rainfall in 2014

Senate Clears Emefiele, Bulkachuwa

Fayose Gets His Groove Back

Of Lamido, Turaki and the Politics of Pebbles

X-raying Fayemi’s Performance Sheet

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Debate on Voting Pattern on National Conference Resolutions Ends in Deadlock

Five Policemen, Five Others Killed in Maiduguri Suicide Attack

CBN Raises Private Sector CRR to 15%

NEMA: Three Million People Displaced in North-east

Recruitment Tragedy: Protesters Clash in Abuja over Calls for Moro’s Resignation, Prosecution

Why NNPC Chartered Jets for Alison-Madueke, Others

More Troubles for Sanusi as Shareholders of Intercontinental Bank Drag Him to Court

Senate Resolves to Confirm Emefiele, Bulkachuwa Today

Yet Another Bloody Herdsmen Attack Claims 25 Lives

FG to End Herdsmen, Farmers Clash

Gusau: FG Satisfied with Counter-terrorism Operations in North-east

Police Recover Bomb

Akunyili: I am Well, Fit and Ready for National Conference

IG, Ministry Deny Receipt Of N19.7bn for Helicopters

Navy Disclaims Aribatise's Comments on Defence Minister

Williams: Competing with Global Brands Can Only Strengthen Local Firms

CBN Lagos Office on Fire

With 1300MW Electricity Shortfall, FG Restructures Task-team on Gas-to-Power

Ex-Senator Arraigned for Using University Admission to Dupe Nigerians

Court Stops EFCC, ICPC, Others from Arresting Olotu

Shell Declares Force Majeure on Forcados Oil Exports

Jonathan Did Not Confirm Withholding of $10bn from Federation Account, Says Presidency

Shareholders of Intercontinental Bank Drag Sanusi to Court

Suswam Calls for Greater Ties with the Military to Check Insurgency

Okonjo-Iweala: We Want to Create 10,000 Housing Units in 2014

Monday, March 24, 2014

NNPC Denies Chartering Jet for Alison-Madueke’s Exclusive Use

Intercontinental: Can Akingbola Rewrite History?

S&P Puts Nigeria on Credit Watch, FG Appeals

Woman Killed as Police, Youths Clash at Ibadan Kidnappers’ Den

Senate Screens Emefiele, Adelabu, Bulkachuwa Today

National Conference Delegates Disagree on Consensus on Resolutions

Boko Haram: Military Kills 18 Terrorists, Scuttles Attack on Bama, Ngurosoye

Buhari, Saraki Slam FG over National Conference, Subsidy Expenditure

Jonathan: Nigeria is Committed to Pursue Efforts at Harnessing Nuclear Energy

IG Deploys Four Mobile Police Units to Benue over Community, Herdsmen Clashes

Senate president mourns N'Assembly's CSO

Enugu Govt House Attack: Police Declare Pro-Biafran Activist, Onwuka, Wanted

Talks between states, FG collapse again

Sanusi: And the Beat Goes On

The Tide Turns in Favour of Local Food Production

Climate Change: NIMET Urges Youths to Braise Up For Challenges Ahead

FG Explores Other Funding Windows to Complete East-West Road

Jonathan Admits Irregularity in NNPC Accounting System

Late Ojukwu Bags Award as UNN Holds 43rd Convocation

CJN Advises Judges to be Politically Neutral

Jonathan Reaffirms Nigeria’s Commitment to Fight Against Threat of Nuclear Terrorism

NNPC Insists on Legality of Owning, Chartering Aircraft

FG, EU Sign N2.1bn Support for Women in Crisis Region

With Drop in Seasonal Rainfall, TCN Rations 3400MW of Electricity Nationwide

FRC Invites Sanusi, Alade, Moghalu, Akingbola, 11 Others for Questioning

The End of Dreams

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Coca-cola Set to Take 22 Winners to Brazil 2014

Nigeria, Namibia to Build Joint Oil Refinery

INEC Gives Condition to Reconsider De-registered Parties

Tinubu: Religious Politics is Dangerous for Our democracy

Group Calls for Fresh Election in Kogi

Boko Haram Kills 17 in Borno Market Attack

FG Earmarks $1bn to Fight Oil Theft, Pipeline Vandalism

Police Arrest Seven in Ibadan over Unearthed Body Parts at Kidnappers’ Den

Gunmen Attack Churches in Jos

NLC Urges FG to Probe Alison-Madueke, Others for Financial Recklessness

Controversy Trails Conference Allowance as N1.4m is Paid per Delegate

Jonathan Arrives Netherlands for Nuclear Summit

Lamido: APC Can't Take Nigeria to Promised Land

Lawyers Express Divergent Views over Electronic Filing of Cases in Lagos

National Conference: Okun Leaders Task Delegates on Patriotism

Legislator Cautions FG against Removal of Fuel Subsidy Abruptly

Minister: FCT Infrastructure Overstretched by 500%

Nigeria, Netherlands Sign MoU on Migration

CPC Cautions Consumers on Promotional Sales

Industrialisation: Ogun Reaffirms Commitment to PPP

Confusion Trails Nasarawa Council Polls

Benue: 35 Feared Killed in Renewed Attack by Fulani Mercenaries

Confab: Speakers’ Conference Warns against Politicising Nigeria’s Unity

Jonathan: FG to Launch Comprehensive Programme to Curb Crude Oil Theft

Fulani Attacks: Tiv Community in Jos Seeks Divine Intervention

Nigeria’s Crude Oil Production Decline Rates Pegged at 20 Per Cent

Hundreds of Worshippers Escape Death in Jos, as Gunmen Strike Metropolis

Sambo Commends Uduaghan’s Development Stride

Police Read Riot Act to Criminals in Ondo

Death Stalks Ibadan Compound As Bodies Are Discovered

Saturday, March 22, 2014

'Strange Helicopter Hovered over Giwa Barracks Before Attack’

In a Daring Move, PDP Says Buhari, El-Rufai 'Know More About B'Haram'

Insurgency: In Daring Move, PDP Fingers Buhari, El-Rufai

National Confab: CAN Faults JNI Comments, Threatens to Boycott 2016 Census

ECOWAS Court of Justice Gets 7 New Judges

Police Corporal Kills Self with Service Rifle

How Interior Ministry Bungled Immigration Recruitment

Police Parade Pastor, 30 Other Suspects for Kidnapping, Robbery, Murder in Ondo

Confab: Some Delegates Yet to Get Allowances

FG to Adopt Summit Recommendations to Fix Education

Church Suspends General Superintendent over Alleged Misconduct

Jonathan Discusses Inter -faith Dialogue, Poverty Alleviation with Pope

Obanikoro, Others Decry Political Marginalisation of Indigenes in Lagos

NIS Recruitment Tragedy: Hospital Releases 6 Bodies

Nwaogu Declares Abia Guber Ambition

‘Cement Not the Cause of Building Collapse’

Navy Conducts Fitness Exercise to Tackle Insecurity

Nasarawa LG Poll Witnesses High Voter Turnout

ALSCON: BFI Group Frets over Workers’ Sack

Dame Jonathan, 9 Others Receive Defenders Awards

FCMB Commences Commercial Banking Operations in London

Safeguard Lives and Properties of Nigerians, Wamakko Urges FG

S’East Govs Decry Attack on Mark’s Convoy


Rhythms of Identity in Motion

As Immigration Test Tragedy Exposes Nigeria’s Soft Underbelly

Schaeffer: Nigeria, One of the Stable Pillars of Business for Lufthansa

Jonathan Discusses Inter Faith Dialogue, Poverty Alleviation with Pope

Friday, March 21, 2014

Boko Haram: Military Captures Cameroonian Weapon Supplier

APC Challenges PDP to Prove Links With Boko Haram

NLNG Debunks Allegations of Non-remittance to Federation Account

FG to Generate $4.2bn From 7 NIPP Power Plants

Fitch Affirms Lagos’ 'BB-' Rating, Stable Outlook

Abolurin: Vandals Aim to Shut-down Abuja Air Port, Fed. Secretariat

Gunmen Attack Mark's Convoy in Imo

Christians, Muslim Leaders in Benue Sign Peace Accord

Lawmaker, Youths Flay Calls for Moro, Parradang’s Sack

Court Fixes Sanusi's Suit for March 31

3000 Members of Northern Youth Leaders Forum Killed by Insurgents

NPA Donates $20m Patrol Boats to Nigerian Navy

Police Uncover Baby Factory

Ebonyi APC Flays Elechi over N15bn Bond Proposal

Before Minimah Wipes out the Insurgents…

Sanusi, APC and the PDP Allegations

London 7/7 Bombing Scarred my Heart for Life…Marie Fatai-Williams

Ekweremadu: A Moral Leader

Before The Second Coming

Murray, Lendl: When Things Fall Apart

Funke Aboyade: I Loved Reading Detective Books And Ended Up Being A Lawyer

Ihedioha: On the Frontlines of Parliamentary Diplomacy

An Encounter with Road Marshal Gyang

FG to Generate $4.2bn from 7 NIPP Power Plants

Okonjo-Iweala Insists Allegation over Missing N24bn False, Malicious

Court Ejects CPC From National Secretariat

IPMAN: FG Processing Outstanding N110bn Marketers’ Subsidy Claims

Court Sentences 36 Year Old to Life Imprisonment for Importing Cocaine

3,000 Members of Northern Youth Leaders Forum Killed by Boko Haram, Says Chairman

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Security Chief: Why FG Adopted ‘Soft Power’ to Fight Boko Haram

House to Probe Alison-Madueke for Spending N10bn on Private Jet

O'Neill: Nigeria Will Be 15th Largest Economy by 2050

Security Chief: Why FG Adopted ‘Soft Power’ to Fight Boko Haram

Foul Language Banned as Conference Secretariat Releases Draft Rules

Counter-Terrorism Chief: We Will Triumph Over Boko Haram

Shoprite Opens in Kano

Report on Apo Killings for Release April 7

Job Applicants Head to Court, Ask Ministry, NIS to Refund Fees

Senate Raises the Alarm over Killings in Benue, Katsina, Kaduna, Others

House Insists N24bn Police Pension Fund is Missing

Despite Boko Haram Challenge, Nigeria Deploys 700 Soldiers to Liberia

Rights Group Asks US to Give Frozen Corrupt Assets to Charities, Not Government

Fresh Arraignment of Sylva, Others Stalled

Fulani, Farmers' Clashes House Urges FG to Deploy Troops to Benue

Oshiomhole Proposes Tough Measures to Reform Education

Tribunal Admits over 10,000 Exhibits from Ngige, APC

Kwara Begins Evacuation of Students from North-east

Mark Hails Election of African as Secretary General of IPU

Insurgency Threat to Eradication of Polio, Says Uduaghan

Maiduguri Catholic Diocese Loses 109 Members to Insurgents' Attacks

Adeleke Joins Osun Governorship Race

Aginighan Laments Exclusion of Some Ijaws from National Conference

Group Flays Moro's Defence on Recruitment Tragedy

NIJ Has Produced the Finest Journalists in Nigeria, Says Provost

Day Abdulahi Was Honoured at Home

Skepticism and the National Conference

Expert Urges Investment Banks to Support FG’s Developmental Effort

'Former Aviation Minister not Behind Sack of Aviation Chiefs'

New York Cosmos travel the world with Emirates

Kidnapped Wazobia Fm Presenter, Akas Baba Regains Freedom

House Orders Police, SSS to Arrest Peddlers of New Naira Notes

Man Kidnaps Sister’s Two Children

2015 Guber: Ihenacho Promises to Provide jobs, industries in Imo

Fulani/Farmers Clashes: House Urges FG To Deploy Troops to Benue

House Probes Petroleum Minister over N10bn Private Jet Maintenance

FMC Workers' Unions Caution EFFC On Petition

Ekiti Governorship: Fayemi Picks APC Nomination Form

CONFED CUP: Warri Wolves Plotting Massive Home Advantage

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Envoy: China Invested $1.79bn in Nigeria in 2013

IMF Boss Quizzed in Court over Fraud Scandal

Dealing with Nigeria’s Malaria Burden

Paediatrician Says Improper Use of Antibiotic in Children Causes Anaemia

Groups Seek Greater Enlightenment on Domestic Violence

Jonathan Cancels Fatal Recruitment Exercise

New Security Plan to Tackle Boko Haram Wins Plaudits

Finally, President Appoints Bulkachuwa Head of Appeal Court

National Conference: Muslims Accuse FG of Marginalisation

Nigeria May Offer Solution to Global Food Crisis

Ezekwesili: Dwelling on Lies Won't Fix Rot in Education

Jonathan, Mukhtar Ask Court to Dismiss Olotu's Suit for Want of Jurisdiction

Court Summons EFCC, Lamorde over N1.4bn Seized from Alamieyeseigha

NEMA: About 30,000 People Displaced in the North-east

President to Meet Pope, Joins Obama, Others at Nuclear Summit

Sanusi's Suit: FG's Objection for Hearing on April 8

Boko Haram: House Votes for Increased Intervention Fund

Jang Withdraws Cases against All Media Outfits, Others

Kano Sends Beggars to Their States

JNI, Middle Belt Differ on Attacks By Fulani Herdsmen

Yobe Killings: Bauchi Receives 200 Students

Senate Passes Anti-human Trafficking Bill

US Lawyers Seek Repatriation of Abacha’s Loot to Nigeria

Wike: FG Has Met 90% of ASUP, COEASU Demands

Money Laundering: EFCC Witness Absolves Fani-Kayode of Complicity

Jonathan Appoints New Group Executive Directors For NNPC

Employment Calamity

FG Has Met 90 Per Cent of ASUP, COEASU Demands Says Wike

NUJ Worried over Violence against Journalists

Subsidy Withdrawal Recipe for Economic Downturn, Says Akpatason

NLNG Endows N2Bn Engineering Advancement Grant to Six Universities

NNPC, IOCs Decry Rising Costs of Oil, Gas Projects

Jonathan, Mukhtar Ask Court to Dismiss Olotu's suit for Want of Jurisdiction

Boko Haram: House Votes for Increaase of Intervention Fund

Jonathan Cancels Tragic Immigration Recruitment

Jonathan to Meet Pope, Joins Obama, Others at Nuclear Security Summit

Police Kill 3 Suspected Kidnappers in Benin

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

NNPC: Nigeria Lost 109.5m Barrels of Oil in 2013

NCC: Telecoms Firms Have Paid N647m Fine

For National Conference Delegates, Religion Strikes a Sensitive Nerve

Recruitment Tragedy: Senate Worried Unemployment May Trigger Revolution

Sanusi Overstepped the Mark, Says Moghalu

Police Arrest Woman for Abusing Bedwetting Niece

Youths Protest Three Months of Power Outage in Ekiti

NSA: FG to Launch Economic Master Plan for North-east

Court Voids NJC’s Recommendation on Rivers’ Chief Judge

Lekki Land Dispute: S'Court Corrects Own Mistake, Says Eletu Family Entitled to 217 Hectares

FG Tasks NESG to Review 45-year-old Education Policy

Edo Officials, NHRC in War of Words over Death Sentencing

NHRC Probes Immigration Recruitment Tragedy

House to Probe Kaduna Killings

Lawyers Fault Report on Chocolate City and Brymo Proceedings

Set Aside 20% of Budget for Personnel Training, Institute Tells Insurers

Victor Ochei: The Road Not Taken

DPR: Nigeria’s Crude Oil Reserves Decline by 2 Billion Barrels

PAWA Honours Jonathan Achebe

FG Announces Discovery of 44 New Mineral Deposits Across the Country

Alison-Madueke: Negative Perception of Nigeria’s Oil Industry Will Improve Transparency

NLC Berates Wike’s Style of Negotiation with Striking Poly Teachers

Shell Targets End of 2014 for FID of Bonga South West Project

Peter Owusanya Emerges Delta State new Speaker

Court Joins Kutigi, Others to Suit Challenging President's Powers to Convoke Confab

Lekki Land Dispute: SC Admits Mistake, Says Eletu Family Entitles to 216.758 Hectares

FG May Subject Conference Decisions to Referendum

Ochei: I Have Not Resigned as Speaker

PDM Begins Nationwide Membership Registration

Monday, March 17, 2014

Power: BPE Justifies Government’s Retention of Transmission Network

FMDQ, Bloomberg Launch Trading Platform for FGN Bonds

Jonathan Grills Moro, Parradang over Deaths at Immigration Recruitment

NIPP Privatisation: Court Stops Bid Process for Three Plants

Zimbabwe’s Multiple Currency Confusion

Boko Haram: Anti-terror Group Calls for Urgent Global Intervention

25 Die in Auto Crash Along Lagos-Ibadan, Benin-Sagamu Highways

ASUP Strike: Polytechnic Students Protest in Lagos

Falana: Service Chiefs Answerable to Defence Minister

Insurgency: ACF Urges FG to Investigate Alleged Foreign Influence

Senate Won't Work against Nat'l Conference Resolutions, Says Agboola

Jonathan Approves 25 Appeal Court Justices

Karibi-Whyte: Courts Should Carry out Substantial Justice

Fulani Suspends Dialogue with Berom, Protests Rustling of Cattle

North-east Leads in Out-of-School Children

Fashola:Vocational Training, Education, Vital Development Indices

FCT Minister, Mbu Commence ‘Operation Kick out’ Hawkers, Homeless, in Abuja

Motorists Shun Biu-Maiduguri Highway for Fear of Boko Haram Attack

Labour Asks FG to Probe into Immigration Service Collection of Recruitment Fee

Dangote Cement Raises the Bar in Africa

I Have not Resigned as Speaker, Says Delta House Speaker

Anambra: Obiano Sworn-in, As Obi Bows Out

Recruitment Tragedy: Jonathan Summons Moro, Parradang

Moro Regrets Death at Immigration Recruitment

Jonathan: National Conference Will Ensure United, Stronger, Progressive Nation

Power Privatization: Court Stops BPE from Continuing with Bidding

President Jonathan Inaugurates National Conference, Charges Delegates on Innovative Ideas

Appeal Court Gets 90 Justices as Jonathan Approves 25 More

NLC Demands Investigation into Immigration Employment Process

15 Perish in Auto Crash along Lagos Benin Express Way

Full Report of Sanusi Lamido's Response to FRC Allegations

Full Report of Sanusi Lamido Response to FRC Allegations

Full Report of Sanusi Lamido Responds to FRC Allegations

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Sanusi Responds to FRC Allegations, Asks Jonathan to Reverse Suspension

…PDP Accuses CBN Gov of Giving APC N1bn

How Outsourcing of Immigration’s Recruitment Led to Applicants’ Deaths

US Ambassador Speaks Pidgin English on Radio

Security Tightened as National Conference is Inaugurated Today

Anxiety as Rights Commission Opens Memoranda on State-sponsored Killings

As Yero Abandons Foreign Trip, Southern Kaduna Vows to Defend Self against Assailants

NBS Shifts GDP Rebasing to March 31

UN Queries FG over Electricity Tariffs

Obi Doles out N700m Cheques to Public Institutions

We Have No Intention of Shutting UNIMAID, Says VC

National Conference: Ogun West Decries Exclusion

Omisore Alleges Phantom Murder Charge by Aregbesola

Fire Guts Elephant House, 12 Others

Group Calls for Gusau's Resignation

NUJ Warns Fake Journalists to Stay Away from National Conference

Police Foil Attempt to Sell Two-month-old Baby in Abia

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Seeks Fair Deal from South-east Governors

A Murder So Bizarre

Sanusi Lamido Responds to Allegations

We Have No Intention of Shutting UNIMAID, Says VC

Excess Crude Account Rises to $3.45bn

Nigeria Records Flood Decline In 2013, Says NEMA

Nigeria Earns $24bn in Dividends, Revenue from NLNG in 15 Years

Crude Oil Exports Suffer Setback as Shell Shuts Down Forcados Terminal

Kaduna Killings: Southern Kaduna Vows To Defend Self

NIS Job stampede: APC Asks Minister Of Interior To Resign

Tambuwal: Uwechue's Death Great Loss to Nigeria, Africa

My Childhood Dream Was to Be an Actress


Saturday, March 15, 2014

33 Aspirants Jostle for PDP Governorship Ticket in Benue

Gunmen Kill 100 in Kaduna as Army Uncovers Terrorists' Armoury

16 Feared Dead in Stampede at Immigration Job Test

Fire Scare Forces Medview Flight Back to Base

NERC Writes Discos, Demands Improved Service

Anxiety as Workers Await FG’s Verdict on Falsified Credentials

End the Terror Now, Ortom Tells Herdsmen

Fuel Queues Return in Lagos as NNPC Fails to Sustain Supply

Insecurity: Ihejirika Advocates Synergy among Govts, Security Agencies

Nigeria Responds to Russia’s Veto of UN Resolution on Ukraine

Jonathan Celebrates Jang, Calls Him Bridge Builder

Aturu: Removal of Subsidy Violates Petroleum, Prices Control Acts

Kano is Under-supplied by NNPC, DPR Alleges

Bauchi Immigration Service Deports 77 Foreigners

Bayelsa Gets Set for 10th AMAA Awards

Boko Haram: Northern Christian Elders Demand Joint Actions

Girls Emerge Tops at 11th National Maths Competition

Ebonyi Council Chairman Allegedly Shoots Ex-councillor

Enterprise Bank Offers Weekend Customer Care Services

National Confab: Benin Elders Advocates 8 Independent Regions, Resource Control

Utomi, Others Harp on True Federalism, Courageous Leadership

Multi-million Dollar Modular Urea Plant for Akwa Ibom

WAMCO Donates Milk to 2m Pupils

Expectations as Alade-led Monetary Policy Committee Meets Tomorrow

Conflict and Underdevelopment

Immigration Recruitment: Seven Feared Dead in Stampede, Says Minister

Governor Shettima Reviews Curfew on Maiduguri

As The Talks Begin Again

ALABA LAWSON: My Childhood Dream Was to Be an Actress

Friday, March 14, 2014

No Threat to My Life, Job for not Defecting With Wammako

Military Repels Boko Haram's Pre-dawn Attack in Maiduguri

…Jonathan Seeks Cooperation From Nigeria's Neighbours

Aganga: New Auto Policy Did Not Ban Tokunbo Cars

FG Extends Concession of Tin Can Island Port by Five Years

Akanbi, Ribadu, Oshiomhole, Fashola Lament Corruption in Nigeria

Benue Violence: Soldiers, Not Fulani Attacked Jato-Aka, Says Unongo

UN Says no Sanction Yet Against Nigeria over Same Sex Marriage

Estacode: Hembe Has No Case to Answer, Rules Appeal Court

Indiscipline: PSC Sanctions 31 Senior Police Officers

ASUP Decries Insecurity, Lingering Fuel Scarcity

ASUP Decries High Spate of Insecurity, Lingering Fuel Scarcity

APGA Crisis: Okwu Seeks to Block Obiano's Swearing-In, Wants Obidigbo Sworn-in

Chime Mourns Uwechue

Army Imposes 24-Hour Curfew in Maiduguri

Uduaghan , Delta Monarch Mourn Uwechue

Residents Flee Maiduguri as Soldiers, Boko Haram Insurgents Fight

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Jonathan to Politicians: Focus More on Devt Rather Than Bickering

Nwachukwu Leads South-east Delegates to National Conferece

NNPC: Nigerians Ignorant of Our Operations

Fuel Scarcity: Abuja Motorists Groan

Oil Discovery in Chad Basin is Achievable, Says FG

Gunmen Murder 103 in Katsina as Jonathan Visits

FG Amends National Conference Delegates’ List, Replaces Babalola, Others

Makarfi: Why Finance Ministry Was Stopped from Forensic Audit of NNPC

Etisalat, Airtel Are Biggest Gainers of Number Porting in 2013

Jonathan’s Cousin Regains Freedom 17 Days after Abduction

Nigeria Ranks Second on List of World’s Least Sexually Active Countries

FG Deploys Security Forces to Benue as Herdsmen Kill 22 in Fresh Attacks

Okonjo-Iweala Calls for Reforms in Oil Sector, Passage of PIB

Boko Haram: Tambuwal Cautions against Playing Politics with Soldiers' Welfare

Military Accuses Borno Senator of Working for Boko Haram

EFCC: Pension Thieves Are Threatening Our Witnesses

Ballot Papers Scam: House Orders CBN to Refund N1bn to Federation Account

Govt Will Continue to Increase Allocation to Education Sector, Says Wike

Gunmen Abduct Cool FM Presenter, Demand N10m Ransom

Anti-Gay Law: Wali Decries UN Pressure to Reverse Act

Ralph Uwechue is Dead Ihedioha, others mourn

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE What Failure Will Cost English Clubs

From Obama to Okonjo-Iweala

Anuforom: Accurate Weather Reporting has Prevented Air Crashes in Nigeria

Campaign against Poor Telco Services Now a Global Issue

Abductors Free Jonathan’s Cousin

Ihedioha: Uwechue Was a Quintessential Statesman

Abductors Free Jonathan's Cousin

Abductors Free Jonathan’s Cousin

FG Pegs Population of Nigerians Without Electricity at 30 Million

Gunmen Kill 103 in Katsina

Boko Haram: Tambuwal Cautions Against Playing Politics with Soldiers’ Welfare

NCC Blames Govt Institutions, Societal Ills For Poor Telecom Services

Residents Lament Incessant Armed Robbery Attacks in Yola

UCH to Perform 11 'Awake' Open-heart Surgeries

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

FG Okays Forensic Audit of NNPC, Asks Sanusi to Respond to Allegations

Conference: S’West Govs Protest to Jonathan over Region's Delegates

NERC Approves Mass Disconnection of Indebted MDAs

Boat Mishap Claims 13 Lives in Lagos

Pastor Remanded in Prison for Assaulting Colleague

FG Denies Gusau’s Resignation

Ex-British Foreign Secretary: Life Has Been So Rough in Nigeria

FG: N24bn Police Pension Fund is Not Missing

Mark Urges Nigerians to Rise up Against Terrorism

UN Bombed Building: US Rights Group Demands Refund of $30m to FG

NUPENG Asks FG to Concentrate on Passage of PIB Not Sale of Refineries

FG to Privatise Transport Sector

WaterAid: Poor Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Costs Nigeria around N455bn Annually

Nigeria and the Next 100 Years

Adedoyin: APC Boasts Progressive Disposition

Abdulrashid: Jonathan’s Re-election, a Fait Accompli

Letter to My Countrymen: This National Conference Must Succeed

FG Says N24bn Police Pension Fund Not Missing

Presidency to Sanusi: Respond to Charges Against You

Electricity Revenue: NERC Sanctions Discos to Disconnect Indebted Govt MDAs

Presidency Debunks Alleged Resignation of Gusau

CSOs Present Nigeria's Human Rights Records to UN

Cattle Breeders Association Accuses Suswam of Tiv/Fulani Crisis

Warder Arrested for Opening Bank Account for a Prisoner

Biafran Zionists Claim Responsibility for Enugu Govt House Attack

Police Decorates 787 Promoted Men, Officers

Again, Boat Mishap Claims 13 in Lagos

Police Decorate 787 Promoted Men, Officers

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The Gang-up Against PDP Will Fail, Jonathan Declares at Kaduna Rally

Bitflux Pays $23.251m to Clinch 2.3GHZ Spectrum Licence

Military Task Force Captures Wounded Boko Haram Terrorists

Lagos: Police Begin Investigation into Rape of Teenager

Contract Workers Shut down Ondo Town

Service Wide Vote: Another N24bn Missing from Police Pension Fund

15 Killed as Fulani Herdsmen Ambush Suswam’s Convoy

Customs Intercepts 30,000 Live Ammunition in Ibadan

Northern Elders Ask Delegates to Walk out of Conference If…

Tambuwal: FG Has No Excuse for Existence of Terror

Al-Makura Manipulated Report in Nasarawa, Says Ewuga

Okorocha Laments Igbo Disunity as Colloquium Begins

I Have Left My Father’s Killers to God, Says Ige’s Son

Senators Push for Life Jail for Human Traffickers, Slave Trading

NLC Pledges Spirited Show at Conference, Berates FG on State of the Nation

Funsho Williams: Court Dismisses Application to Collect Fresh Blood Samples

Teachers Drag Edo Govt to Court as Competency Test Holds on March 22

Minister Worries about Inadequate Laws on Gender-based Violence

Resolving Boko Haram

Technology as a Viable Tool in Africa's 21st Century

Diezani Vows to End Fuel Scarcity Within a Week

APC Will Soon Explode, Says Jonathan

NLC Lashes FG on State of Nation

I Have Left Ige’s Killers to God, Says Son

APC Alleges FG's Plan to Hike Fuel Price

Police Warns Political Leaders against Violence in Kwara

Jonathan: Opposition Gang-up Against PDP Will Fail

SEPLAT Seeks $500m, Listing in Nigerian, London Stock Exchanges

Court Fixes March 20 for Hearing Brittania-U, Chevron Suit

A Dying Trade

Monday, March 10, 2014

'Fire Man' Alli, Dies At 83

Jonathan: New Niger Bridge will Boost South-east Economy

All Parties Are Guilty of Pre-emptive Political Campaigns, Says Jega

Tanker Fire Destroys 12 Transmission Towers in Delta

Five in Police Net for Allegedly Stealing 3-day-old Baby

Boko Haram: Perplexed Shehu of Borno Calls for Fasting and Prayer

Senate Committee Queries Environment Ministry over N1.4bn Constituency Fund

Boko Haram: House Declares Today Mourning Day for Slain Children

My Directors Have Been Feeding Me with Lies, FCT Minister Cries out

Bayelsa Denies Suit against EFCC to Recover Alamieyeseigha's Loots

Ewuga, Others Indicted over Ombatse Killingsz

MASSOB Members Behind Attack at Enugu Govt House, Say Police

US Consul-General, Bakare, Others Urge Nigerian Women to Participate in Politics

Atiku Calls for Decentralisation of Education

New Foreign Minister to Focus on Transparency, Cooperation

FG Introduces Centenary Lottery Programme to Reward Nigerians

NDDC Holds Retreat in Uyo

This National Conference Must Succeed

Oil Sales: Making NNPC More Transparent

Global Food Price Hike Will Not Impact Nigeria Negatively, Says FG

Deregulation as Panacea to Incessant Petrol Scarcity

RATTAWU Issues 21 Days Ultimatum to FG over Infrastructural Decay

UNICEF Expresses Concern over Killing of Children in North East

MASSOB Behind Attack on Enugu Govt House, Says Police Command

Police Denies Killing of Seven Officers


EFCC Dismisses Bayelsa Claim on Unremitted Alamieyeseigha’s Loot

Students' Protests Paralyse Commercial Activities in Oshogbo

Pension Law: Ondo Workers Lock Govt Offices, Protest Against Scheme

National Conference: Market Leaders Reject Delegates’ List

Nigerians Spent $350m on Healthcare in India in 2013

Ex-militant Leaders Give 7-day Ultimatum to Delta Govt to Free Detainees

Fmr Edo SSG, Officials of SUBEB Remanded in Prison Custody for Diversion of Funds

Students’ Protest Paralyse Commercial Activities in Oshogbo

Navy Arrests 7 Cameroonians, 5 Nigerians for Smuggling

Jonathan Flags-off N117bn 2nd Niger Bridge

Femi Otedola: My Father Almost Disowned Me

Sunday, March 09, 2014

Fighting Terror from Faulty Premises

GLO PREMIER LEAGUE: Fans, Officials Welcome Presence of Civil Defence

Terrorism: Jonathan Confident of Surmounting Challenges

APC to PDP: Stop Blackmailing Us With Religion

Alison-Madueke in a Surprise Visit to Lagos Filling Stations, Accuses Marketers of Causing Scarcity

Healthcare Services Collapse as Doctors, Nurses Flee Borno

National Conference: Group Laments Exclusion of Deaf Persons

Senate Set to Review Progress on 2014 Budget

Court Orders Okonjo-Iweala to Disclose Budget Details of National Assembly, Others

Schlumberger Offers Amnesty Programme Trainees Employment

Report Ranks Nigeria with Lowest Respect for Rule of Law

Akure: Six Princes File Applications for Deji Stool

Youths Accuse Jonathan, Northern Govs of Playing Politics with Insurgency

FG Hits Target with Needs Assessment-based Funding of Varsities

Political Forces Fueling LASU Crisis, Says NANS

Court Sacks Monarch in Ondo after 12 Years on the Throne

Kidnappers of Baraje's Son Bag 22-year Jail Term

Shot Osun LP Cheiftain Dies

Fayemi Tasks NBA to Deepen Democracy

Oyinlola in UN, Canvasses for Nigeria’s Permanent Security Council Seat

Stock Market Wobbles into March

492 'Wise Men' Shape Nigeria's Future

Bayelsa Asks EFCC to Remit N1.4 Billion Seized from Alamieyesiegha?

Alison-Madueke Accuses Marketers of Fuel Diversion

PDP, APC Can’t Rescue Nigeria, Says Coalition

Prayer is Panacea to End Terrorism, Says Jonathan

Prayer is Panacea to End Terrorism, Say Jonathan

Osun LP Chieftain Dies After Gunshot

Prayers is Panacea to End Terrorism, Say Jonathan

House Probes N470B Stagnant, Abandoned Projects in FCT

Cleric calls for Ceaseless Prayers over Security Challenge

Arewa Youths Accuse Jonathan, Northern Govs of Playing Politics with Insurgency

Saturday, March 08, 2014

Art for Peace’s Sake

The Evil that Diesel Does

Boko Haram: In Tapping Gusau, FG Puts Intelligence Back on Top

Jonathan: Defectors were PDP’s Problem

Closure of Unity Schools in N'East to Affect over 10,000

One Killed as Armed Men Attack Enugu Govt House

Petrol Scarcity to Ease in One Week as Imported Cargoes Arrive

TCN Initiates Investigation on Burnt 150MVA Osogbo Power Transformer

FG Saves N139bn through Integrated Payroll

Sokoto Abolishes Indigene/ Non-indigene Dichotomy

Poor Service Quality: MTN, Globacom, Airtel Pay N647.5m Fine

Women Call on President Jonathan to Stop Insurgents

Ejigbo Market Torture Case: Police Name 3 Wanted Suspects

Terrorism: Jonathan Canvasses for Greater Support from Global Powers

Uduaghan Appeals for Calm over Confab Delegates List

Aganga to Speak on Investment Climate in Washington DC

Bonga Spill: Communities Resolve to Work Together

Shekarau Raises the Alarm over Blackmail Plot

Ekiti Guber Election: PDP Screens 16 Aspirants

Greater Port Harcourt City Tourney to Tee Off

Reasons to Play LM Open VIII

Tiger Woods’ Game in Complete Mess


Those Who Will Drive the Conference

As Nnamani’s Return Stokes Controversy in Enugu PDP

Business, Nigeria, Featured, Key Personnel Overhaul that Rattled Aviation Sector

With N9 Billion Profit, Transcorp Breaks Cycle of No Dividend Payment

As FX Reserves Dip Further, Naira Faces its Biggest Challenge

Lufthansa Launches Premium Economy Class for Business Travellers

Sultan Laments Gruesome Murder of Students in North-east, Charges Jonathan on Insurgency

PDP Will Reclaim Kwara, Nasarawa, Jonathan Boasts

Anxiety over Missing Malaysian Plane

Bayero Raises Alarm over APC Leadership Consensus Arrangement

One Killed as Gunmen Attack Enugu Govt House

UDUTH CMD Pleads with Doctors to Call off Strike

Celebrating ‘Chiwetelu’ Ejiofor

Conference: APC Insists on Boycott

Boko Haram’s ‘Human Butcher’ Captured

Same Sex union crusade by The West: What is Their Headache?

IMF Forecasts 7.3% GDP Growth, Lower Inflation for Nigeria in 2014

ACF Doubts FG's War Against Boko Haram

Parradang: Over 37 Immigration Officers Killed on Duty by Boko Haram

UDUTH Doctors Embark on Indefinite Strike in Sokoto

Total Blackout as Fire Guts Osogbo PHCN Control Center

Navy Rescues Kidnapped Indian Expatriates in Warri

Nigerian US Envoy Bags Martin Luther Award

Ekweremadu, Akobundu: 2nd Niger Bridge Will Open Up South East

Out of Retirement, Duty Calls

Al Makura: These are Trying Times

Femi Otedola: My Father Almost Disowned Me …..

Ojuola: Providing Succour toYagba East

Friday, March 07, 2014

Bedridden Girl Needs N30m to Survive

Atiku and The Game of Destiny

FG, States, LGs to Rake-in $5.8bn from Sale of 10 NIPP Plants

Boko Haram: Court Refuses Kogi Lecturer's Bail Application

Doctors Embark on Indefinite Strike in Sokoto

2nd Niger Bridge Will Open Up S’East, say Akobundu, Ekweremadu

Fuel Crisis to End Soon as More Petrol-Laden Vessels Arrive Nigerian Waters

Nobody Can Stop Senator Nnamani from Returning to PDP, Says Ekweremadu

NIMET Cautions Pilots, Flight Operators against Bad Weather

Amaechi Accuses Jonathan of Institutionalising Corruption

Civil War: Ohanaeze Demands N2.4tn Reparation for Massacre of Ndigbo

NLC Threatens FG over Fuel Scarcity

Thursday, March 06, 2014

National Heavy Weights for National Conference

Security Forces Foil Attacks on Border Towns

Power: FG Hands over Olorunsogo to SEPCO Pacific

APC Road Map: Buhari, Tinubu, Others Predict New Dawn

Kidnappers of President Jonathan’s Cousin Reject N30million Ransom

Senator, FCT Minister Quarrel over Alleged Indiscipline in Abuja

Osoba Leads Ex-govs to National Conference

EFCC Re-arraigns Fani-Kayode for the Fourth Time

Ondo Battles FUTA, ACE over N2.45bn Tax Evasion

M-Net Africa Boss, Biola Alabi Quits

War Crimes: Ihejirika Did Nothing Wrong, Says Oba Akiolu

Gaseous Emission: 13 Students Collapse in Lagos School

No Going Back on Teachers’ Assessment, Says Oshiomhole

Okun Yoruba Opt to Join South-west

Idris Kutigi: A Jurist in the Making of History

Lagos Champions Nigeria’s Participation at Football Fives World in Dubai

Index Falls 0.48% as Market Extend Losses

TVC News Celebrates One Year of Global Coverage

National Conference: Braithwaite, Nwobodo, Falae, Others Make List of 492 Delegates

Confab: Braithwaite, Nwobodo, Falae, Ike Nwachukwu, Clark Headlines 492 Delegates

NLC Issues Threat Notice Over Fuel Scarcity

National Conference: Jonathan Meets Kutigi, Others

Boko Haram Attacks Mafa Again

30 Killed as Fulani Herdsmen Attack Governor Suswam's Council

NNPC Unable to Properly Account for $2bn Third Party Financing

Civil war: Ohaneze Demands N2.4 trillion Reparation for Massacre of Ndigbo

FG Justifies Placement of $350m Bulk Trader’s Fund Under NSIA

House Summons Okonjo-Iweala, AGF, Others over Re-appropriation of Police Pension Fund

US Freezes Abacha loot

Truck Kills Primary School Pupil, Injures Two Others

Abdullahi Dropped as Danagogo Steps in as New Sports Minister

NFF Congratulates New Sports Minister

Crisis Rocks Kano PDP as Caretaker Leadership Resigns

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

President Jonathan Swears in Eleven New Ministers

House Unhappy with Budget Office, SGF over 8-year Service Wide Vote

42 Firms Named to Buy 10 NIPP Thermal Plants

Okonjo-Iweala: Nigeria Suffering from Resource Curse

Fuel Scarcity Forces Even Women to Take a Ride on the Roof of Trains

Another I6 killed, over 200 Houses Razed as Gunmen Invade Plateau Villages

New Ministers and Their Profiles

Boko Haram: We Need Understanding and Support, Say North-east Governors

FG: We’ll Evacuate Nigerians in Ukraine If Need Arises

Amaechi to House: Protect Our Democracy from Further Disasters

Federal Universities Get Nov Deadline on Integrated Payroll

Justice Olotu Sues NJC

NATIP, ILO Urge Nigeria Judiciary Official to Fight Child Labour

FG Closes Five Unity Schools in North-east

Ondo CP: We Lack Arms, Ammunition, Other Facilities for Efffective Policing

Obasanjo Expresses Gratitude at 77th Birthday

Navy Evolves New Strategy to Combat Oil Theft

Editors to Raise N850m for Secretariat

Judge Permits Frail Nnamani to Sit in Court

Fugar Didn't Celebrate Oghiadomhe’s Resignation

Peterside: Why I Walked out on Onolememen

House Urges FG to Establish Commission for Diaspora Affairs

Ondo: Mimiko Signs N168bn Appropriation Law

Conference: Ebonyi Opposes LG Autonomy, Derivation Formula, Others

Mark Preaches Dialogue, Reconciliation, Forgiveness as Christians Begin Lent

Tijani: Nigeria Must Train Technology Entrepreneurs to Address Social Issues

Magatakarda Foundation Treats 250 Patients with Eye Ailments in Sokoto

Nigerian Navy Evolves New Strategy to Combat Oil Theft

Judge Threatens to Discontinue Trial of Alleged Killers of Boko Haram Leader

DPR Intensifies Surveillance on Product Distribution

Olotu Gets Court's Nod to Begin Review of Suspension

House Queries Budget Office, SGF over N16 trl Service Wide Votes

Another I6 killed, 200 Houses Razed as Gunmen Invade Plateau Villages

FG to Borrow $170m to Boost Power in FCT

The Flawed Progressive

FG: We’ll Evacuate Nigerians in Ukraine if Need Arises

Jonathan Drops Bolaji Abdullahi, Swears in 11 New Ministers

Jonathan to Swear in New Ministers, Reshuffles Cabinet Wednesday

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Lagos IGR Threatened by Dwindling Federal Allocation

Foundation to Extend Loans to Unemployed Graduates

Air Force Chief Leads Assault Against Boko Haram as 40 More Are Killed

Jonathan to Swear in New Ministers, Reshuffles Cabinet Today

Petroleum Ministry Unable to Account for N500m PIB Publicity Funds

Nigerian Millionaires to Soar 47% in Next Four Years, Study Says

Ukraine Crisis: Nigerian Students Safe, Confined to Campuses, Says Envoy

National Assembly Probes PTI's N1.1bn Missing Vessel

Jonathan Seeks Cordial Rapport between States, FG for Enhanced Devt

Lawyer Asks Court to Stop National Conference

Aliyu: Jonathan Expected in Minna Saturday

House Flays Environment Ministry's Perm Sec over Qualifications

I’m Bound to Deliver, Says Amaechi

Police Arrest Pastor for Conducting Virginity Test on Member

Students’ Killings: IG Calls Boko Haram Members Criminal Elements

Onwuliri: FG Unable to Meet Financial Obligations on Debts of Foreign Missions

Over 600 Lawyers Storm Ekiti for NBA NEC Meeting

Ortom: Nigeria Lost N2.6tn to Flooding in 2012

Nat’l Conference: Igbos Hold Colloquium to Harmonise Position

Ekiti Guber Election: Olubolade, Bamisile Back Consensus Option to Pick Candidate

Osun Bond: Lotus Capital Wins African Deal of the Year Award

Firm Threatens $250m Suit against Alcatel-Lucent

The Flip Side of Digital Billboards

Okonjo-Iweala: Strong Public Support Needed to Implement Oronsaye Report

ICPC Nabs PENCOM Funds Racketeer

N129bn Contractors Debt May Stall Road Projects

Jonathan Approves Compulsory Retirement of Two Indicted Judges

Jonathan: Cordial Rapport with Centre, Enhances Devt in States

Ortom: Nigeria Lost N2.6tn to Flood in 2012

Another 40 killed in Flesh Boko Haram Attack

Oshiomhole: LG chiefs Risk Sack Over Immunisation

Ogbeifun: No Country Takes 13 Years to Sign a Bill Like PIB

Monday, March 03, 2014

Sharp Partners Dajcom to Expand Product Offerings

Lawmaker: N'Assembly is Ready to Assist INEC with Legislation for Credible Election

Boko Haram Strikes Again, Murders 35 in Borno Village

Dangote Endows Foundation with N200bn, Ranked 23rd Richest in the World

Shariah Appeal Court Saves Two Suspects from Amputation

Fashola Laments Revenue Shortfall in Federation Account

Okupe: Your suggestion is belated, go home and make peace

ECOWAS, UN Partner FG on Weapon Collection Programme for North

Low Water Levels at Hydro Stations to Worsen Power Supply

Jang Signs 2014 Appropriation Bill, Swears in New LGA Chairmen

Senate Leader Urges Northern Leaders to Negotiate With Boko Haram

Gunmen Kill Three Policemen in Katsina

Yobe Killings: Parents, Students Protest in Lagos

FG: Integrated Payroll Won't Usurp Varsities' Autonomy

119 Students Escape Death as Another Students’ Hostel Burns at FGGC Umuahia

Labour Gives Oshiomhole 28 Days to Pay Teachers’ Arrears

SSS Parades Seven Boko Haram Killers of Sheikh Albani

Nat'l Conference, an Opportunity to Rebuild Nigeria, Says Nwabueze Group

FG Directors to Enjoy Eight-year Tenure

Confab: Retired Para-military Officers Flay Exclusion

IHS Raises $490m to Expand Infrastructure

‘Nigeria’s Forex Management Strategy Faulty’

Forbes Dangote Remains Richest Man in Africa

NNPC Injects 33 Million Litres of Petrol to Ease Scarcity in Lagos

119 Students Escape Death as Another Student Hostel Burnt at FGGC Umuahia

Another 35 killed in Borno

Yobe Killing: Parents, Students Protest in Lagos

FG Directors to Enjoy 8-year tenure

Boko Haram: Forest Guards to Augment JTF Operations

Amaechi: Nigeria Drifting into Dangerous Waterfall

Candidates Imposition, Godfatherism Extinct in PDP, Says Jonathan

APC Cautions Against Politicisation of Boko Haram Menace

Police Arrest Four Suspected Sea Pirates in Ondo

Senate Leader Wants Northern Leaders to Negotiate with Boko Haram

No Alternative to Nigeria's Stability, Says Jonathan

NIPPs: FG Sets Bids Opening for Friday

Sunday, March 02, 2014

Auditor-General: Constitution Bars Us from Auditing NNPC

APC Claims Lead over PDP in Public Opinion Poll

Another 39 Killed by Boko Haram in Borno

DHQ: Military Intensifies Ground, Air Offensive against Boko Haram

Trial of Policeman Charged with Raping Two-year-old Begins Today

Fuel Scarcity May Worsen as Most Petrol Stations Run out of Stock

Gunmen Abduct Three Polio Workers in Bauchi

Presidency: Proliferation of Small Arms, Root Cause of Insecurity

Air Transport: FAA to Visit Nigeria for Category 1 Safety Assessment

Yobe Killings: Odinkalu Asks FG to Consider Transferring Students out of Violent Zone

FG: Why Visa Was Granted to Islamic Terror Preacher

House Postpones Hearing on State of the Economy

Auto Crash Kills 10, Injures Two in Bauchi

Army Reviews Curfew Imposed on Yola

Mark Advocates Death Penalty for Kidnappers

UN Expert Urges FG to Conduct Staff Survey on Minority Issues

ASUU Vows to Frustrate Hike of LASU's Fees

JTF Arrests Eight Suspected Oil Thieves in Niger Delta

AfDB Approves US $30m Loan for Rehabilitation of Oku Iboku Paper Mill

Foundation Extends Loans to Unemployed Graduates

Adetu: Shrinking Disposable Income Affecting Beverage Consumption

Insurgency Unchained

FG: Why Visa Was Granted to World Islamic Terror Preacher

Borno: Another 39 Persons Killed in Fresh Boko Haram Attack

Obidigbo Drags Obiano to Court, Slams Mandatory Injunction against Inauguration

NNPC, DPR, Others Initiate Joint Measures to Curb Fuel Scarcity

Criminal Trial of Policeman Charged with Raping of 2-Year Old Baby Begins

Boko Haram: NLC to Protest Killings of Innocent Nigerians

Maiduguri Explosion: Death Toll Rises to 52

2015: 800 Campaign Groups For Jonathan's Presidency

2015: APC Claims Lead Over PDP On Public Opinion Poll

Renewed Cult War Claim 8 Lives in Edo

Court Upholds CPC's Power to Confiscate Harmful Products

Minority Issues: UN Expert Urges FG to Conduct Staff Survey

State of the Economy: House Postpones Hearing

Zaria Mimano: Love of Economy is the Root of All Virtue

Untapped Borrowing Capacity

Fresh Boko Haram Attack Kills Several People in Maiduguri

At Centenary Celebration, Former Leaders Preach Unity

A Nation’s Centenary

100 Years of a Chequered History

An Agrarian Economy Lost to Oil Boom

The Political Journey So Far

From Britain’s Cash Cow to Africa’s Big Brother

The Centenary Heroes

...And Those Who Said, ‘No, Thank You’

Moulding the Next Centenary

People of the Century

SWF Mulls N16bn Investment in Power Assets

Senator Gobir’s Campaign Office Set Ablaze in Sokoto

Nigerian Navy Partners Italy to Fight Piracy, Crude Oil Theft

Seven Feared Killed as Building Collapses in Enugu

Red Cross to Offer Nigeria Technical Support on Small Arms Regulation

APC Urges Prayers for Leaders

Don’t Allow Religious Tension Degenerate into War, Gowon Warns

Tinubu’s Daughter Denies Accepting N20m Bribe

SON to Set up Zonal Laboratories on Substandard Products

Nigeria Can Overcome Its Challenges, Says Sultan

Stop Massacre of Innocent Nigerians, Kwankwaso Appeals to FG

Probe Ghost Workers, Missing N188.9bn, FG Told

Saturday, March 01, 2014

Adenuga Honoured by Jonathan for Oustanding Entrepreneurship

Police Arrest 7 for Alleged Murder in Minna

Firms Launch JV to Invest in Nigerian Startups

Everything Can’t be Politics

Presidency Not Serious Enough with Boko Haram, Says Cleric

Road Transport Owners, PRI in Talks for €20m Mobile Clinic Partnership

Men Contribute N100 to Save Pregnant Women in Gagi Community

126,000 Register for Sure-P Graduates Internship

Agip Restates Commitment to Promotion of Local Content

Stop Funding Annual Pilgrimage, Theologians Tell Government

Broom Initiative Faults Sanusi’s Suspension

Shelve Kwara Rally to Mourn Slain Pupils, APC Urges Jonathan

Everything Can't be Politics

5 Questions with Isabella

Consumer Protection: NCC, NCAA Whip Service Providers into Line

Onolememen: Insurgency Hampering Road Projects in Yobe-Borno Axis

When PDP Ship Berthed in Owerri

Public Education: Local Challenges, Global Lessons

Babaeko’s Breast Cancer Photo Exhibition

Maiduguri: Score killed in Twin Explosion

Obasanjo, Buhari, Others Express Joy About Centenary Awards

Nigeria Can Overcome its Challenges if it Unites, Says Sultan

Friday, February 28, 2014


Presidency: We Are at War

US Report Classifies 'Nigeria as Corrupt’

We Can’t Deliver East-West Road in 2014, Says Niger Delta Ministry

Niger Delta: FG to Spend N35.8 Billion on Ex-Militants in 2014

Enroute Charges: NAMA Defeats Airline Operators at Supreme Court

Ajibola Identifies Social Security as Panacea to Insecurity

FG Seeks End to ASUP Strike, Offers to Pay N40b in Two Instalments

Jonathan Commends FRSC for Improved Services

Drama as ICPC Turns Down N10m Donation from Taraba

KWSG Solicits for Peaceful Conduct as Jonathan Visits

APC: A Body of Boy Scouts

Papering Over the Cracks on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Project

A Day with New Rivers CP

My 20 Billion Dollar Advice to C-in-C

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