This Day News Archive for April 2014

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Beer Industry: Fresh Strategies as Players Jostle for More Market Share

Girls Abduction: House Summons Service chiefs

Jonathan Sacks Gulak

Confab: Nigeria -Niger Border Not Closed, Says Customs CG

Boko Haram: FG Applies to Tender Fresh Evidence, as Ndume Alleges Persecution

Tambuwal: We'll Still Probe Petroleum Minister

Accidents Claim 181 Lives in Osun, Oyo, Ondo in 3 Months

Insecurity: Nigerians Differ over Extension of State of Emergency Rule

Again, Mohammed Abacha Not in Court to Plea to New Charges

Police Pelt Protesting ASUP,COEASU with Tear Gas, Water

House of Reps Lied on Probe of Petroleum Minister

Clearing Sambisa Forest Will Quash Boko Haram, Says Legislator

Monday, April 28, 2014

Court Refuses Alison-Madueke, NNPC’s Application to Stop Probe on Jet Charter

FG Introduces New Security Measures at Major Airports

Senate Inches Towards Passage of PIB

Fashola Tells Chibok Indigenes to Remain Hopeful on Return of Schoolgirls

BBC Partners BlackBerry to Deliver Hausa News in Nigeria

DHQ Weighs Options on Rescue of Abducted Schoolgirls

Tambuwal, Ihedioha, Govs, Others Console Sambo over Brother’s Death

Fashola Restates Case for Decentralised Wage Policy

Parents Reject N1,500 JAMB Scratch Card

Navy Hands Over Seized Merchant Vessel to EFFC

FG Inaugurates Committee to Review LG Scheme of Service

Wike: ASUP, COEASU Strike is Political

EFCC Witness’ Absence Stalls Ajudua’s Trial

Stop Trading Blame for Worsening Security Situation, NLC Tells Political Class

NEMA to Recruit 154,000 Grassroots Volunteers in Nigeria

Parradang: Immigration Service to Partner Foreign Agencies on Border Patrol

Northern Leaders Have No Moral Justification to Insist on Presidency

Why INEC is Restructuring

Sub-committee on Politics Makes 57 Recommendations

2015 Guber Race: South Takes on North in Cross River

Lagos Marine Transport Records 1.5 Million Passengers

Nigeria, Others to Benefit from Scientific Breakthrough on Livestock Diseases

Aircraft Charter: Court Refuses Madueke, NNPC's Application to Stop Probe

$10 B Jet Probe: Diezani Goes to Court

Equal Opportunities Will Address Conflicts in Nigeria, Says Amaechi

ASUP COEASU Strike is Political, Says Wike

Chime Condoles VP over Brother’s Death

Governors Nyako, Gaida Lampoon Clark, Akpabio over Comments on State of Emergency

Tambuwal Commiserates With VP Sambo


Nyako: Uzodimma Demands Apology to Igbo over Letter

Ignore Zoning, Governorship Aspirants in A’Ibom Told

NBA Probes Claim of Racist Remarks by Clippers’ Boss

Military Surrounds Location, Intensifies Negotiations to Free Abducted Girls

Jonathan, Mark, Obi Mourn as Sambo Loses Brother

Obasanjo: Ribadu Created Enemies for Me

Alison-Madueke Defends Award of 60% of Oil Contracts to Local Firms

Police Commence Investigation as Oil Marketers Threaten Strike over Killing of Tanker Driver

Police Arrest Sylva’s Ex-Chief of Staff over Alleged Murder

Ethnic Clashes Claim 34 in Nasarawa

Kwankwaso to Jonathan: Don’t Judge Me by Your Standards

Agbakoba Tasks Jonathan, Senate on Appointment of New CJN

Falana Asks Dasuki to Disclose FG’s Position on Arms Proliferation in A’Ibom

Sambo: FG Tackling Boko Haram

Civilian JTF Vows to Support Military to End Insurgency

Again, IG Warns against Provocative, Unguarded Utterances

Kolawole, Ex-THISDAY Editor, Launches Online Newspaper

Strike: ASUP, COEASU Accuse Wike of Insensitivity, Spreading Falsehood

Ohanaze Urges South-east Govs, Others to Participate in Uwechue’s Burial

NUC Seeks Collaboration with UK Bodies

Niger Spends N20bn on Road Project

Obi at the Vatican, Charts a Way Forward for Humanity

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Boko Haram: Legislator Calls for Suspension of Democratic Structures in North-East states

Alison-Madueke Defends 60% Oil Lifting Contracts Award to Nigerian Firms

Suspended Officer Demands N100m Compensation from Oil and Gas Free Zone

Strike: ASUP, COEASU Wike of Insensitivity, Spreading Falsehood

Argentina to Import Nigerian Crude Oil

Osun Govt Releases N1bn to Pensioners

Chukwu: Why Jonathan is Yet to Sign Health Bill

Nwabueze: Jonathan, NASS Need Courage to Give Nigeria New Constitution

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Jonathan: Boko Haram Will Pay for Crimes against Nigerians

In Change of Attitude, PDP Applauds Political Leaders’ Bond against Terrorism

Power Sector to Benefit from $8bn W'Bank Financing Window

Renewed Violence in Nasarawa Claims 19 Lives

Insurgency: Borno Moves to Relocate Schools

Policeman Assaults 8-year-old Girl in Rape Attempt

Kale: GDP Rebasing No Guarantee for Better Living Condition

GE’s Rice, Dangote, Others to Co-chair WEFA

NULGE Faults Confab C’ttee’s Plan to Expunge LGAs from 1999 Constitution

FAAN Records Drop in Air Travellers in 2013

District Head Tussle: Sokoto Court Dismisses Case against Sultan, Wamakko

EFCC, NDE Partner on Anti-corruption Fight

Nigeria Seeks Action-oriented UN Resolution on Security Sector Reforms

...Benefits from P&G’S 7bn Litres of Clean Water

NECO to Conduct Another Test after Common Entrance

Former Minister Tasks Public Officeholders on Good Governance

Leadership Group Calls for Unity against Terrorism in Nigeria

US Envoy Lauds Drivers’ Licence Administration Process in Nigeria

Company Trains 4,500 Cotton Farmers in Katsina

Why Confab Report Must Go through Referendum

Accident Claims Four Lives on Ibadan-Oyo Road

US-based Groups to Protest Patience Jonathan’s Planned Visit

FG Sets Aside $300m Risk Guarantee for Investors in Power Sector

Political Offenders: Aturu Tasks AGF on NHRC Recommendation

Extra-judicial Killing: Court Orders Police to Pay N25m Compensation

ALGON: Functional Local Govt System, Solution to Nigeria’s Problem

Navy Pledges to Punish Misconduct among Personnel

FCTA: Nigeria Loses N132bn Annually to Malaria

Oil Theft: JTF Commander Enlists Support of Trade Unions

95,926 Candidates Register for Common Entrance Exams, Says NECO Registrar

Senate Leader’s Constituency Projects Gulps N7 Billion

UKEAS to Bring over 50 UK Institutions to Nigeria, Ghana

APC Vows to ‘Rescue Nigeria from Weak, Incompetent Leadership’

PDP Receives 2,100 Defectors from APC, LP in Auchi


Umeh: Appeal Court Has Nullified Okwu’s Claim to APGA Leadership

Redefining Aregbesola, the Ogbeni in Government House

Local Content and Discontent

Kolawole: Number of Nigerians Who Go Online to Read News is Incredible

Rainstorm Ravages over 100 Homes in Plateau

Nigeria’s Power Sector Takes Larger Chunk of World Bank’s New $8bn Loan

Nwoye emerges chairman of Enugu APC as party vows to rout PDP in 2015 polls

EFCC, NDE Partner on Anti-Corruption Fight

President Shelves Adamawa Trip over Mood of the Nation

Military Kills 40 Boko Haram Members in Borno

Jonathan: Global Confidence in Nigeria’s Economy on the Rise

Conference: Security Sub-committee Recommends Creation of National Guard

Naval Personnel Allegedly Kills Petrol Tanker Driver

How Mapping Can Help in Tracking Student Hostages, Says Surveyor-General

FG Reviews Strategy Against Malaria

Friday, April 25, 2014

Advisory Council Discusses Security With Jonathan

Police Parade 14 suspects Over Attack on Baraje’s Residence

Suspected Kidnappers Burnt in Osun

Kwara Police Warn Residents Against Lynching Suspected Kidnappers

Rawlings, IBB, Abdusalam, Atiku, Oshiomhole Eulogise Ikimi at 70

Failure, Undoing of Nigeria, Africa’

FG Committed to Healthy Citizenry, Says Minister

Borno Records 519 Malaria- Induced Deaths

Kwara: 8 Die, 91 Injured in Easter Accidents

Chenge Calls for Cooperation to Recue Kidnap Girls

Ebonyi Gets New NSCDC Commandant

Bozimo Hails Buhari's Patriotic Stance on Terrorism

Nigeria, Benin Customs to Combat Car Smugglers

Liverpool Host Chelsea in Premiership Real Decider, as City Keep on the Chase

Marek Zmyslowski: From Playing Lego to Building JOVAGO.COM

Daniel Kanu and Crimes Prevention among the Youths

Why This Mess Won’t Go Away

Carving Theniche In a Clustered Media Market

Erediauwa Prays For an End to Boko Haram Insurgency

Confab: Nwuche Canvasses True Fiscal Federalism

FG Reviews Strategy in War against Mosquito, Malaria

NYSC Board Chair Hails Buhari's Patriotic Stance on Terrorism

Advisory Council Discusses Security with Jonathan

Dangote, Okonjo-Iweala Join TIME's 100 Most Influential People in the World

Hosea Agboola: Emerging Face of Oyo PDP

With Lawn Tennis, Ologbondiyan Relaxes

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Dangote, Okonjo-Iweala Join TIME’s 100 Most Influential People in the World

Jonathan, Governors Agree to Unite to Fight Insecurity

Resource Control: Bickering Between North, South Delegates Causes Concern

Diamond Bank Extends Alex Otti’s Tenure, Appoints Two Deputy MDs

SERAP Urges UN to Facilitate Rescue of Abducted Pupils

260 Killed, 2,501 Cows Stolen in Plateau in Six Months

Dangote, Okonjo-Iweala Join TIME’s 100 Most Influential People in the World

Clark Asks Jonathan to Appoint Military Administrators for Adamawa, Borno, Yobe

VC: Politicians Now Buy Honorary Degrees

Ekweremadu Tells Mahama to Make Terror War, Unemployment Major Priorities

Borno's Longest Serving Chief Imam Dies at 90

Don't Post Our Youths to the North Again, IYC Tells NYSC, Law School, Military

Call off Your Strike, FG Pleads with Poly Lecturers

10 Rescued from Collapsed Building

Oliseh Predicts African Team to Lift World Cup If…

Scotland Coach Eagerly Anticipating Clash with Eagles

2022 World Cup LOC Clarifies Reports on Venues

Uko: FG should Enforce Fly Nigeria Act with Code Share Policy

Security Meeting Condemns Nyako's Memo

20 Perish in Farmers, Ranchers Clash on Nigeria-Cameroon Border

Over 260 Killed in Plateau in Six Months, Says STF

Abuja is Safe, Jonathan Assures World Economic Forum

Jonathan in Crucial Security Meeting With Governors, Service Chiefs

ASUP Strike: FG Sets Up Committee to Resolve HND/Degree Dichotomy

FG Committed to Bridging Digital Divide, Says Communications Minister

2015: Akpabio Drops 2 Commissioners, 6 Board Members

Brookfield Centre Pioneers Lifestyle Medicine

Ohaneze Wants Regions to Serve as Federating Units

‘Maternal, Infant Mortality Still High in Nigeria’

EPL: Yobo Targets Return with Chelsea Clash

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Scholarships for Ten Best Players of NNPC/Shell Cup

Oshiomhole Ready for Okpekpe Race

Jonathan Hails Buhari’s Patriotic Stand Against Terrorism

…Women Offer to Search for Chibok Students in Boko Haram Enclave

IMF Seeks Extension of Period for Winding Down AMCON

Gunmen Killed Five in Adamawa

FG Asks Court to Compel Tambuwal to Sack Defected Lawmakers

How Partisan Politics Polarises House, Paralyses Probes

Insecurity: FG Approves New Border Posts in North-east

Rights Commission: FG Does Not Authorise Extra-judicial Killings

Soku Oil Wells: Kalabari Chiefs Slam FG, Vow to Support Amaechi

Fake Message on Boko Haram Attack Causes Panic in Lagos, Ogun

Tinubu to Jonathan: Convene West African Anti-terror Summit Now

Cleric: Nigerians Most Religious But Not Godly People

Borno Govt Flays Group’s Call for Full-scale State of Emergency

Apo Killings: SSS Rejects Commission’s Decision

Man Sentenced to Death for Raping Girl, Infecting Her with HIV

Fishery Officials Confiscate Unwholesome Fish Worth N38m

ECCIMA Hails Efforts to Develop National Quality Policy

Titans of Tech 2014 to Focus on Investments, ICT Infrastructure Protection

Jonathan Hails Buhari's Patriotic Call Against Terrorism

Adamawa: Soldier, Four Others Killed in Gun Battle

Soyinka Raps Jonathan for Insensitivity over Boko Haram Victims

Soldier, Four Others Killed over Gun Battle in Adamawa

Marwa Asks Nyako to Shut Up

Abductors May Force Our Daughters into Marriage, Say Parents

Probe Nyako's Memo, NLC Urges FG

First Lady on the March Again

Borno Govt Flays Group's Call for Declaration of Full-scale State of Emergency

Apo Killings: SSS Rejects Commission's Decision

Borno Women Express Readiness to Move into Sambisa Forest in Search of Abducted Schoolgirls

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Ogbemudia: Jonathan Has Stepped on Toes, So People are Unhappy

Boko Haram Begins Recruitment in Niger as Jonathan, Govs Meet on Security Tomorrow

Police Ask Nyako to Release Ribadu Square for President’s Visit

Aiteo, Taleveras, Barbedos, Others Win $40bn Oil Lifting Contracts

Unilever Renews Investment Drive with $150m Plant in Nigeria

Teacher Rapes, Impregnates 12-year-old Pupil in Plateau

Finally, National Assembly Transmits 2014 Budget to the Executive

Boko Haram Threat: Nyanya Gridlock Worsens, Residents Resorts to Motorcycles

Malaria Still a Silent Killer in Nigeria, 627,000 Deaths Recorded Annually

Suswam Cuts Own Salary, Others by 25% to Pay Teachers

Abduction of Students: Muslim Women Stage Protest in Ilorin

Jukuns Ask FG, UN to Save Them from Fulani Herdsmen

Insurgency: Group Seeks Forensic Audit of Defence Budgets

12 Perish in Road Accident in Edo

DPO Rape Saga: Police Panel Makes Headway in Investigations

Ortom Rules out Sabotage in Kaduna Airport Fire

ICIR Builds Capacity for Nigerian Journalists

Port Harcourt Assumes UNESCO World Book Capital

Germany Assisting Nigeria in Power Generation, Says Derus

Court Strikes out Criminal Charges against NAICOM Boss

Nyanya Bomb Blast: Nda-Isaiah Condemns Attack, Tasks FG on National Security

Group Urges Boko Haram to Desist from Attacking Civilians Nyanya Bus Park

Manchester United Sacks Fumbling Moyes

Nigerian Firms Win Big in $40 billion Oil Contract Awards

Group Seeks Full –Scale Declaration of State of Emergency in Adamawa, Bornu, Yobe

Boko Haram Kills Two Politicians in Borno

Security: Jonathan to Meet 36 State Governors Wednesday

Boko Haram Spreads to Niger Republic

Uduagahn: Delta Has Contributed N16bn as Pension Counterpart Funds

Adamawa Speaker Sues for Peace Among Govt Officials

Diya: How My Problem With Abacha Started

Four Years After, Samsung, LADOL Dispute Tests Efficacy of Local Content Act

Monday, April 21, 2014

Delegate Advocates Investment in Agriculture, Improvement in Power

'North Not against Resource Control'

Subject Conference Outcome to National Referendum, Activist Demands

Politicians Criticise House over Review of Constitution

Re-Introducing Northern Not as You Know It

Traders Appeal to CBN over Scarcity of Lower Denomination Naira Notes

Military Seeks Retention of Emergency Rule in Adamawa, Borno, Yobe States

Parents: 234 Pupils Abducted from Borno School

Three-month-old Baby Stolen in Makurdi

20 Injured as Car Crashes into Church during Easter Service

Presidency Moves to Probe Nyako

FG Inaugurates Task Force C'ttee on Sexual Abuse, Violence against Children

Insurgency: FG Urged to Deploy Security Technologies, Terrorism Experts

… Kaduna Utd Coach Dies

Atletico Looks Set to Compound Mourinho's Woes

Moyes Facing Sack

Pension Reform: Attention Shifts to the House

Addressing Deteriorating Insecurity

Abubakar: Getting Everyone on Board for ECS is an Ongoing Exercise

234 Students Missing, Not 129, Parents of Chibok Govt Secondary School Claim

Boko Haram: Police Gives Relief to Wives of Dead Officers

234 Students Missing, Not 129, Parents of Chibok Govt Secondary School Reveal

Confab: North Not Against Resource Control by States, Says Junai

APC Seeks Release Of Abducted School Girls

NIS Recruitment Tragedy: Nnadi Urges Graduates to Embrace Farming

Northern Governors Meet on Security Crises in the North

Insufficient Gas Supply Hampers Power Distribution, Says Official

Fayemi: Sambo's Statement Unfortunate

Cleric Calls on Delegates to Put Nation’s Interest over Tribalism

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Shettima: Schoolgirls’ Abduction, My Worst Period as Governor

…Jonathan: No Criminal Group Can Divide Nigeria

National Assembly Yet to Transmit 2014 Budget to Executive

T. B. Joshua: Healer or Controversial Leader?

Gunmen Kill Five-year-old Girl, 15 Others in Bauchi, Taraba

Pope Francis Prays for Peace in Nigeria, Ukraine, Syria

Ihedioha: Why House Wants Review of All Extant Laws

Kaduna Airport Shut as Fire Razes Control Tower

Insurgency: Kwara CAN Appeals to FG to Close down Public Schools in North-east

Family of Missing Professor Seeks FG’s Intervention

LASU VC Urges Lecturers to Shun Strike

Ondo REC: I Didn't Mean to Disparage Obanikoro

North Has No Selfish Agenda, Says Galadima

Labour Cautions FG against Adoption of IMF Privatisation Policies

NIMC Receives Information Security Certification

Nyanya’s Tale of Terror

Demonisation and Blackmail as Official Policy

Shekau's Threat: Reality Hits Home, as Security Checks Ground Movement in FCT

Jonathan to Boko Haram: No Criminal Group Can Divide Nigeria

Schoolgirls Abduction: These are My Worst Days, Says Gov Shettima

Senator Omisore: Let Us Emulate Jesus Christ

Easter: Police Attribute Peaceful Celebration to Security Meetings

Swiss Group Tasks Security Operatives on Abducted Girls, Nyanya Attack

Jonathan Charges State Govts to Channel Resources Towards Devt

Confab: North Has No Selfish Agenda, Says Galadima

Kukah: Nigerians Traumatised, Confused by Recurring Violence

Electoral Offences: Commission Asks AGF to Prosecute Osunbor, Olafemi, Ayooka , Others

Saturday, April 19, 2014

2015: Defeating Jonathan, My Priority, Says Nda-Isaiah

Between Partisan Politics and National Security

You are a Traitor to National Cause, Presidency Replies Nyako

Front Page Editorial Between Partisan Politics and National Security

As State of Emergency Expires, FG Forecloses Extension

At Easter, Jonathan Preaches Peace, Unity

No State Opposed Fuel Subsidy Removal at FAAC Meeting

Govs Advocate Peace, Love, Tolerance at Easter

Police Debunk Rumour of Alleged Bomb Scare in Bayelsa

Confusion Mounts over Number of Abducted Schoolgirls

‘How to Resolve Fulani Herdsmen, Farmers Clash’

Police Deny Arresting Anyone with Explosive Device in Jos

Navy to Deploy Officers to North-east to Tackle Insurgency

Easter: Bauchi Commuters Express Fears of Attack at Motor Parks

Sultanate Council to Establish All-women Varsity in Sokoto

Obanikoro: Nigerians Should Assist Security Agencies in Fighting Terrorism

Nigerian Arrested in Ogun with 1,000 Passport Photographs of Boys

Nigeria Contributes $5m to Restore Receding Lake Chad

Calabar Gets Petroleum Pipe Manufacturing Plant Soon

Pay Living Wages, Media Houses Urged

Abudu Named Africa’s Oprah by CNN

Akanu Ibiam Poly Lecturers Call for Wike’s Sack

NTIC Receives Mathematical Centre Award

Cultural Rebirth At Lagos Black Heritage Festival

124 Writers eye $100,000 Literature Prize

The Trophy, the Tour and the Drive to Succeed

Glo: In Pursuit of Value for Subscribers

Easter: Chime Calls for Peace, Tolerance Among Nigerians

Atiku Preaches Love, Sacrifice At Easter

Jonathan: Nigeria Will Overcome Retrogressive, Divisive Forces

Sultan of Sokoto Hints of Plans to Establish All Women University

Easter: Patience Jonathan Sues For Peace

Bamidele Adetunji: I Went Into Theatre Arts By Accident

Friday, April 18, 2014

14 More Chibok Schoolgirls Regain Freedom, 85 Still Held

Navy Partners US, Others to Fight Oil Theft in Gulf of Guinea

APC: PDP, Jonathan Playing Politics With Insecurity

FG Approves Q2 Fuel Import Allocation

Nyako Accuses Jonathan of Genocide, Impunity against Northern States

Easter: Police, STF Tighten Security in Abuja, Jos as NSDC Deploys in Kwara

Rivers Police Smash Robbery, Kidnap Gang that Killed SPDC Staff, 7 Others

Sokoto Speaker Urges FG to Adopt New Strategies in the Fight Against Insurgency

Sterling Bank Sponsors Private Screening of ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’

Olaniyonu Wants Community Policing to Curb Insurgency

Former Minister Calls For Protection for Displaced Nigerians

Uduaghan Calls for Love, Unity Nation's Building

Ihedioha Urges Sober Reflection

PDP: Let’s Rededicate Ourselves to Unity

Ahmed, Saraki Preach Love, Peace, Stability

Fayemi Charges Nigerians to Emulate Virtues of Christ

Obiano Advocates Sacrifice, Forgiveness

A President’s Needless Rally and a Helpless Security Set-up

Ekiti 2015: This Same Fayose?

NHRC’s Loud Silence on Clara Chime’s Illegal Detention

Kwara Utd Picks State Fed Cup Semifinal Ticket

Nda-Isaiah: I Was a Subject of Interest to Everybody at Ife Because...

It’s Been a Week of Long Knives Across the Land

DAME: Investigation, Key to Excellence in Journalism

The Politics of Life and Death

Sokoto Speaker Urges FG to Adopt Modern , Sophisticated Ways of Fighting Terrorists

Ihedioha Urges Sober Reflection at Easter

Easter.: STF Tightens Security in Plateau, Bauchi

Nyanya Attack: Swiss Group Alerts Plateau Residents

Thursday, April 17, 2014

99 Schoolgirls Still Missing

Akpabio: Security Meeting Was at the Instance of PDP Govs

Boko Haram: Buhari Threatens PDP with Legal Action


FCT Minister Orders Reconstruction of Bombed Bus Park

JAMB Releases UTME Results, 24 Score 250 and Above

Stop Playing Politics with Security, Gambari Tells Leaders

14 Trade Unions Criticise TUC Leadership

Senator: Taraba Killings Politically Motivated

Don’t Bow to Political Pressure, CJN Advises Bulkachuwa

DSS: N10m Paid for Kidnapped Anglican Bishop’s Freedom

Easter: Police Give Security Tips

Abe Urges FG to Extend SSCE for Abducted Students

Court Reserves Judgment on Sanusi’s Suit against FRCN for May 12

Gunmen Kill Two Customs Officials, Injure Four in Bauchi

Senior Female Lawyers Task FG on Insecurity

Court Declares FCT’s Park and Pay Scheme Illegal

Uduaghan Denies Accusing JTF of Aiding Oil Theft

Rights Group Frowns on Fresh Ibori’s Trial

Easter Carnival, Celebrations: Police Assure Lagosians of Adequate Security

Amaechi Calls for Renewed Campaign against Polio

Easter: Mimiko Calls for Prayer against Terror Attacks

Kuku: I'm Not Building Mansion in Akure

House Leader Leads Female Lawmakers to Visit Nyanya Bomb Blast Victims

The Rebased Economy and President Jonathan’s Burden

Delegates Adopt Work Plan for Conference Activities

Peter the Underrated!

Gulder Consolidates on Club Ultimate to Extend Frontier

DSS: N10m Ransom Paid for Release of Kidnapped Kattey

Professor Okon Uya Dies at 71

Court Abolishes FCT' Park and Pay Scheme

News, Nigeria, Featured, Flood , NEMA Recruits 150,000 Volunteers

Akpabio Warns Against Politicising Security Challenges

APC Governors Shun Meeting with Jonathan

Military Lied about Release of Borno School Girls

Senate Leader Donates Food Items to Warring Communities

Abducted Girls: Conference Commends FG,Security Forces

Killer Cop, Gang Rapists Arraigned

Boko Haram: Buhari Threatens Legal Action Against PDP

Unions Kick against Calls for Removal of Fuel Subsidy

FAAN Deploys Adequate Security at Airports for Passengers' Safety

Aliyu Directs Delegates to Push for Full Implementation of HYPPADEC

Group Tasks Delegates on Education

Obanikoro: Opposition's Attack on Me Distracting

Aregbesola Warns PDP, Omisore against Electoral Fraud

Orji Laments Impact of Insecurity on Economy

Kwankwaso’s Agric Commissioner Resigns, Joins PDP

We will Recover our Stolen Mandate, in Ekiti, Osun, Says Sambo

President Summons Governors to Security Council Meeting, 121 Girls Regain Freedom

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

APC: Jonathan, PDP Kano Rally Insensitive

Boko Haram Kills Borno District Head, 19 Others in Fresh Rampage

Parents Face ‘Nightmare’ after Mass Kidnap

Soldier, 34 Others Killed in Renewed Hausa, Jukun Clashes in Taraba

Ibori: Court Adjourns Without a New Date

APC Govs Set up Trust Fund for Bereaved Families

PDP Youth Leader Advocates Intelligence Gathering

AIG: Police Get Lead on Bombers

Relatives Demand Release of Corpses

Again, Turaki Urges Insurgents to Embrace Dialogue

Wike: Boko Haram Overwhelmed Security Team at Girls' School

NLC Expresses Outrage over Abduction

Osuntokun Urges Parents to Withdraw Children from Schools

HURIWA to FG: Build Barracks in Sambisa Forest

Easter: US Warns Citizens in Nigeria

Funsho Williams’ Death Caused by Lack of Air Intake, Says Pathologist

Subsidy Scam: EFCC Recovers N3.4bn from Suspects

Works Commissioner: Lagos Doesn’t Need FG’s Approval to Build Bridges

Fani-Kayode’s Trial: Prosecutor Absent, Judge Adjourns Case

CJN Calls for Adequate Legislations for Administration of Food, Drugs

The Abduction Of Citizen Wabara

Pires: Nigeria’s Diversity is Her Major Challenge

Longjan: Maturity Has Sustained Jang and I

Commuting: From Comfort to Necessity

Another Season of Blood and Tears

Boko Haram Kils District Ruler, Guard in Borno

US FDA Says Tyonex ARVs Safe

18 Traders killed by Boko Haram on Borno Highway

Soldier, 34 Others Killed in Fresh Clashes in Wukar

DHQ: Only Eight of the Abducted Students Missing

Security Challenges: Jonathan Summons Governors, National Security Council

Mimiko on a Revenge Mission

APC Governors Float Trust Fund For Bomb Victims

Rivers State: Riverine Area Insists on Guber Slot

Uduhaghan’s Versatility

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

129 Girls Abducted by Boko Haram as Abuja Death Toll Rises to 76

Bus Park Explosion: Two NIS Recruitment Survivors Cheat Death Twice

Jonathan: Terrorists Cannot Stop Government from Working

UK-based Daily Star Links Samantha Lewthwaite, White Widow, to Abuja Bombing

President Explodes, Calls Kwankwaso a Devil

Attacks by Fulani Herdsmen Claim 21 Lives in Benue, Taraba

Ibori London Case: I’m Confused, British Judge Admits

Jonathan in Ibadan, Says Olubadan

NLNG Receives 124 Entries for 2014 Literature Prize

PRONACO Wants National Conference to Intervene in Insurgency

Rights Group Says over 1,000 Killed in Escalating Violence

Gunmen Kill One, Snatch Three Buses in Bauchi

Again, Delegates in Stormy Session over Insecurity

ACF: Attack, a National Calamity

FCT to Install Bomb Detectors in Buses, Motor Parks, Says Minister

Spain, South Africa, Security Council Console Nigeria

Bomb Scare in National Assembly

Akpabio, Obiano, Wogu Mourn Victims

Ijaw Youths Urge FG to Punish Boko Haram Members, Sponsors

Conference Releases List of Committees, Membership

Of Tragedy and Partisan Politics

Injury Knocks out Ronaldo from Copa del Rey Final

Sovereign Trust Insurance Supports DAME

First Quarter: Low Businesses, Big Investments

Terrorists Cannot Stop Government from Working, Says Jonathan

Nyanya Aftermath: Bomb Scare in National Assembly

100 Female Students Abducted by Boko Haram in Borno School

Nyanya Bomb Blast: Casualty Figure Now 72 Dead, 133 Injured

BREAKING NEWS: Security Forces Identify Abuja Bomber, Body Recovered

Security Forces Identify Abuja Bomber, Body Recovered

Jonathan’s South-south Campaign Office Inaugurated

Two Years After, Terror Strikes Again in Abuja

Weeping and Wailing as Families Scramble to Find Loved Ones

US, UK, Mark, Others Condemn ‘Senseless Bombing’

Resident: I Heard a Loud Explosion and My Vehicle Rattled to a Halt

Sultan: Nobody Can Islamise Nigeria

PDP Blames APC, Calls Blast ‘Barbaric, Wicked’

Sultan, CAN, Yero Condemn Attack

Monday, April 14, 2014

Atiku, Tinubu, Obi Condole with Victims

NLC Calls for Implementation of Report on Boko Haram

APC Seeks National Security Summit

No Justification for Violence, Says NHRC

Alison-Madueke Mourns Victims

Progressive Govs: Enough of Killings

Our Future is Now Gone, Says Father who Lost Son

National Conference Forced to Adjourn

N’Assembly Complex Lawmakers, PDP Chief, Others Flay Attack

FCT Minister, Head of Service Visit Victims

SERAP to Jonathan: End Bombings Now

Supreme Court Upholds Right of Female Child to Inherit Properties in Igboland

Fire at PDP Headquarters, Publicity Office Razed

Competence, Not Prayers, Can Save Nigeria, Says Soyinka

Jonathan Appoints Bogoro Executive Secretary of Tertiary Trust Fund

FG Requires N79bn to Complete Ajaokuta Steel Company

Dear Conference Delegates

Theft, Vandalism, Litigation Plague Oil and Gas in Q1 2014

Ofoegbu: Poor Alignment of Necessities Account for Glitches in Electricity Reform

Shocking Peril of Pro Wrestling

Curbing the Carnage

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Enough of the Killings, Say Progressive Governors

APGA Condemns Nnanya Bomb Blast

Nyanya Bombings: NEMA Gives Update on Casualty Figures, Hospitals

FCT Minister Inspects Blast Scene, Visits Victims in Hospitals

Legislator Flays Nyanya Blast

Tambuwal, Ihedioha Condemn Nyanya Blast

Official Figure Puts Nyanya Bombings Death Toll at 71

Boko Haram Menace Temporary, Says Jonathan

Moro Condemns Nyanya Bombings as Cruel, Barbaric

Boko Haram: Over 200 Feared Dead in Nyanya Motor Park Bombing

Security Beefed-up at the National Conference Venue

Explosion Hits Nyanya Motor Park

Influx of Used Tyres into Nigeria Worries SON

Firm Highlights Investment Opportunities for Portfolio Managers

Equities Market Gains N119bn on Sustained Rally

Job Skills Today’s Employers Want

IMOF Supports Development of Education

Haba, Waziri Adio!

Another 98 Killed in Attacks on Borno

Early Campaign: APC Calls on INEC to Penalise Jonathan, PDP

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33 Blind Candidates Unable to Use Braille During UTME

NDLEA Seizes N240m in Drugs at Lagos Airport in Three Months

APC Chieftain Urges Northern Delegates to think Nigeria First

UK Court Judgment: Access Bank Sells Akingbola’s Properties for £13.45m

Supreme Court Scraps Customs That Disinherit Women

Waziri: Preferential Treatment of Littoral States is Violation of S’Court Judgment, Sea Treaty

Senate to Probe INEC's Alleged Disobedience of Judgments

FG Moves to End Herdsmen, Farmers' Clash

JEPTFON Passes Vote of Confidence on Petroleum Minister

Emergency Rule: Military Chiefs Consider Options

Kwankwaso: I Regret Voting for Jonathan in 2011

S'Africa Has Little to Fear as Nigeria Shuffles Statistics

Military Recovers Arms, Stolen Livestock from Rustlers

NOA Cautions Journalists, Media Owners against Sectional Interest

Senate Threatens to Summon Alison-Madueke

Bonga Oil Spillage: FG Assures Shoreline Communities of Govt Intervention

Nigeria Pays $10m to Ghana for Failure to Meet Gas Supply Agreement

‘Amnesty Office Did Not Neglect Delegates in UK’

‘Non-domestication of AU Instruments and Protocols by Nigeria Worrisome’

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Another 60 killed in attack on Borno village

Nigeria Pays $10m to Ghana over Failure to Meet Gas Supply Agreement

FG Moves to End Herdsmen-Farmers’ Clash

Boko Haram Kills Another 38 in Borno Attacks

APC Accuses Jonathan, PDP Of Embarking On Early Campaigns

Boko Haram: Federal Government Projects in Borno, Yobe to be Completed Soon

Oyatomi : Aregbesola's Adoption as APC Governorship Candidate illegal, Unconstitutional

Nobody Can Stop Nigeria in Getting to Promised Land, Says Minister

Supreme Court Scraps Customs That Dis-inherit Women

COEASU: We Will Not Bow to Wike's Blackmail, Intimidation Strategies

Politicians Express Concern over Ekweremadu Rumoured Ambition

As Opposition to Emergency Rule Mounts, FG May Invoke Terrorism Law

Aregbesola, Fayemi Emerge APC Guber Candidates in Osun, Ekiti

W'Bank: Rebased GDP Has Exposed Nigeria to Global Investors

Fear of Attack Forces 400 Candidates to Shun JAMB Exam in Borno

Chartered Jets: House Begins Probe April 28

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Politicians Express Concern over Ekweremadu’s Rumoured Ambition

Police Arrest 5 with Human Heads in Otta

‘Oil Producing States See North as a Beggar’

Attacks: Senate Committee in Jos on Fact-finding, Dialogue

BFI Group: We Never Had Chance to Pay for ALSCON

CBN Cashless Policy Begins in Sokoto July 1

Jonathan’s Visit: Kano Police Express Readiness for Hitch-free Exercise

Gombe Assembly Rejects N2bn Intervention Fund to North-east

Ndoma-Egba: To Remain United, Nigerians Must Rise above Ethnicity

Oyo Indigenes Petition UN Human Rights Commission

Lafarge Organises Dialogue on Building Collapse

Civil Service Vital to Continuity in Governance, Says Panel

QuickWin: Kwara Releases Additional 1,000 Forms for Jobs

If at First You Succeed…

An Author in Search of A Scammer

DEMOCRATIC INTERFACE: Memoirs of a Political Reporter

Cementing our Rebased GDP

Federalism, Insecurity, Resource Control Take Centre Stage

2015: Tension as Nnamani, Chime’s Men Square Up in Enugu East

Why Chime Must Ignore Calls to Join Senate Race

Jets Charter: House Begins Probe April 28

Attacks: Senate Committee in Jos on Fact-Finding, Dialogue

Friday, April 11, 2014

Jonathan Rebuffs Pressure to Declare Candidacy for 2015

S’Court Dismisses Suit Challenging FG's Power to Collect VAT

Ibori Did Not Receive a Penny from V-Mobile, Defence Lawyer Insists

Boko Haram Kills 210 in Borno Dawn Attack, Says Senator Ahmed

OAU Alumni Association Honours Ibrahim, Oye, Others

EFCC Secures 773 Convictions in 11 Years, Warns Students to Steer Clear of Internet Scam

National Conference: Regional Government's Inevitable, says Osoba

Power Outage Stalls Hearing in Sanusi’s Case against FRCN

S’South Youths, NANS Warn Against Harassment of Madueke

Aliyu: Why we Evacuated Fulani Herdsmen

Keyamo Refutes Kidnap Allegations Against Okah Brothers

Erosion Sacks Imo Community

Irate Mob Lynch Suspected Kidnapper

Research Centre Donates Drugs to Edo Communities

Unknown Gunmen Attack Oil Marketer in Lagos

A Visit and Its Implications

APC and Its Troubled Ward Congress

Al-Makura: With Two Wives and 10 Children, I Consider My Family a Big Business

Diran Odeyemi Eats Humble Pie

Time to Halt This Cacophony; Probe Rights Abuse Allegation Against Military

Killing of Citizen Chukwudi Ayogu: A Cry for Justice

My Thoughts on the Arik-Air Flight Debacle – Banky W

Jerry Okorodudu: My American Wife Ran Away Because...

Beyond the Muslim/Muslim Ticket

Boko Haram kills Eight Teachers in Borno School

South-east Rally: Jonathan Rebuffs Pressure to Declare

ASUP/COESU Strike: FG Insists on No Work, No Pay

FG, Borno to Partner on Renewable Energy Project

Thrills and Glitz of Africa Movie Academy Awards’ Nominations

EFCC Secures 773 Convictions in 11 Years

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Lagosians Warn against Emergence of Non-indigene as Fashola's Successor

House Joins Senate to Pass N4.69tn Budget

Mohammed Abacha Faces Fresh Charge for Stealing N446.3bn

APC Calls GDP Rebasing PR Gimmick

Police: Child Bride Forced into Marriage Kills Four Including Groom

Jumia: Awful Lagos Traffic a Boon for Online Retail

FG Protests Mugabe’s ‘Corruption’ Remark on Nigeria, Summons Envoy

Senate Outlaws Stigmatisation of HIV Victims, Prescribes Two-year Jail Term

Cholera Outbreak Kills 59 in Bauchi

Gunmen Kill Two Watching Champions League in Yobe

Anyaoku, Dabiri-Erewa Call for Regional Govt

Court: No Order Staying Rivers CJ's Suspension

Insurgency: Mark Tasks Security Agencies to Work in Harmony

Omoru, Others Plan Easter Splash for Children

Governor Pardons Condemned Criminal 18 Years after Conviction

IG Reads Riot Act over Indiscriminate Use of Sirens

Suswam Wants FG to Investigate Chemicals Used During Attack on Tiv Farmers

Buhari-Bakare-Idiagbon in Retrospect

No Order Staying Agumagu's Suspension, Says Court

Aggrieved Ex-Militants Sue Kuku Over Amnesty Programme

Corruption: Nigeria Lodges Protest Over Mugabe's Comment

Mohammed Abacha Faces Fresh Charges of Stealing N4446.3b

Governor Pardons Death Row Inmate 18 Years After Conviction

Obiano Vows to Rid Anambra of Criminals

Oshiomhole Cancels APC Ward Congress in 7 LGAs

Money Laundering : EFCC Floors Igbinedion as Appeal Court Okays Ex-Gov's Trial

Money Laundering : EFCC Floors Igbinedion as Appeal Court Okays Ex-Gov Trial

Money Laundering : EFCC Floors Igbinedion as Appeal Court Okays Ex-Gov’s Trial

Senate Urged to Pass Administration of Criminal Justice Bill

Jonathan Mulls Special Fund for INEC, NJC

Minister Offers ‘Support Jonathan Free Medical Outreach’ to over 5,000 in Plateau

Jonathan Approves Restructuring of NDDC

Focus on Women Issues, Esuene Tells Delegates

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Fani-Kayode Denies Leaving APC

One Person Shot Dead in Ondo as CPC, ANPP Reject Congress

We Want Elections in Our States, Say North East Govs

Senate Withdraws President's Role in Initiating New Constitution

IMF: Despite Security Challenges, Nigeria’s Growth Remains Strong

Okonjo-Iweala Honoured with Rockefeller Award

S’Court to Decide on FG’s Power to Collect VAT Friday

Half of a Yellow Sun Gets Rave Reviews from Movie Goers

Retailers Chase Returns in Booming But Volatile Kano

Gunmen Kill Seven Policemen, One Civilian in Jigawa

Executive to Present Tobacco Control Bill to National Assembly

Apo Killings Report Didn’t Indict AGF, Says NHRC

JNI Accuses Military of Executing Muslims

Envoy: US Will Not Dictate to Nigeria on 2015 Polls

‘$1tn Moved Out of Africa Illegally in 40 Years’

Varsity Attains 50 Per cent Affirmative Action for Women

Shaping the Future with Technology

FG Commissions Anti Cybercrime Forensic Technology

Violence in a Rebased Economy

Gunmen Kill 7 Policemen, 1 Civilian in Jigawa

No End in Sight to Worsening Electricity Supply

FEC Approves Draft Tobacco Control Bill

NANS Wants Objectivity in Forensic Audit of Oil Sector Operations

Adoke Discontinues N10.2 Billion Libel Suit against Melaye

Arresting Enugu’s Descent into the Abyss

One Dead, 15 Hospitalised, as Lassa fever, Cholera Ravage Plateau

Senate Passes 2014 Budget

Insurgency: We Are Moving to Restore Sanity, Says Jonathan

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Insurgency: We Will Soon Restore Sanity, Says Jonathan

Obaigbena, at Conference, Wants Nigeria to Create More Dangotes, Rebuild Middle Class

Terrorism: Fulani Herdsmen Accuse FG of Genocide, Targeted Killings

Senate Committee Set to Battle NNPC over Summons

Court Registers Judgment Against Akingbola, to Pay Access Bank N212bn

Man Drugs, Rapes Male Colleague in Lagos

Food Vendor Arrested with Cocaine

Economic Growth: Fashola, Amosun, Kwankwaso Fault New GDP

Sanusi's Suspension: Court Reserves Judgment for May 20

Presidency: Northern Governors Stance on Boko Haram Misleading

Zamfara Massacre: House Summons Minister, NSA, IG

Pension Thieves to Bag 10 Years Imprisonment as Senate Passes Reform Bill

LUTH Doctors Down Tools over Poor Management

Delta Denies Paying N500m Ransom for Clark's Son's Release

Nnamani Advocates Rotational Presidency with Six-year Tenure

Sam Nda-Isaiah: Stepping Up a Notch the Presidential Bid

Arresting Enugu’s Decent into the Abyss

Ado Ekiti: Remaking of a State Capital

Herdsmen, Farmers and Policy

Equities Market Trends South in Q1

Official Brazil 2014 Song Released

Jonathan Directs MDGs Office to Collaborate With Governors

Tragedy in Enugu as Waste Agency Hacks 16-year old Student to Death

Jonathan: Police Must Play Active Role in War Against Terror

Let New GDP Translate to Better Life for Nigerians, NLC Urges FG

FG Assures Nigerians of safe airspace

FG Assures Nigerians of Safe Airspace

Army Arrests 17 Boko Haram Suspects in Adamawa

Clark: Okah, Brother, Behind My Son's Abduction

Rebased GDP Moves Nigeria to Its Right Position, Says ICAN President

Kano Spends N3.3 bn on Providing Free Meals to Pupils

Sambo in Sokoto, Condoles Sultan Over Death of Ciroman Sokoto

Osun Charts a New Path

Amuneke Challenges Barca Whizkid to Eaglets Screening

Monday, April 07, 2014

UK Set to Overhaul Accounts after 15 Years

Delegates Disagree over Tenure Elongation

Fed Govt to Scrap NAPEP, FRC, Merge Aviation Agencies

World Bank: GDP Rebasing No Guarantee for Financial Inflows

Lawmaker Cautions Against Call for Probe of Crude Oil Swaps

Zamfara Attack: 150 Victims Get Mass Burial

NHRC Orders FG to Pay N135m to Relatives of Victims of Apo Killings

Shettima Cautions against Linking Military with Boko Haram

Seizure of International Passport: Sanusi Misled Court, Says DSS

Jonathan Lauds Mark at 66

Omisore: My Governorship Ambition is Not Worth the Blood of Any Osun Indigene

Ladoja, Others Involved in Near Plane Mishap

Save Our Jobs: Workers of Kwara Express Appeal to Govt

Court to Determine Service of Processes on Defecting Governors

Jonathan Lauds Mark for Dedication to National Unity, Peace, Progress

Clark’s Son kidnap: Police Arrest 6, Declare 4 Wanted

Falana Gives Interior Minister Seven Days to Refund Applicants' N700 million

CJN Asks Magistrates to Determine ?Cases with Dispatch

Lawmaker Faults GDP Projections

NHRC: Killing of Squatters at Apo Legislative Quarters Unlawful

MEND Accuses Clark’s Son of Orchestrating Own Kidnap

Ndoma-Egba: Why Confab Resolutions May End Up in the Cooler

Shettima Says It is Unfair, Unhealthy to Link Military with Boko Haram

Sunday, April 06, 2014

NCC Blames Poor Telecoms Services on Multiple Taxation

Nigeria Now 26th Largest Economy in the World, GDP Hits $510 Billion

Beyond the Rebasing, A Lot to Be Done

GDP Rebasing

APC Calls for Probe of NNPC’s Crude Oil Swaps

How Tompolo Secured Release of Ebikeme Clark

Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Kill 30 in Zamfara

FRSC Blames Kogi Governor’s Convoy for Iyayi’s Death

Revealed: Ex-NBA President Plots to Make Sister Rivers CJ

DHQ: Military Operation Yielding Results in Benue, Nasarawa

Law on Sexual Violence against Women on the Way

Presidency: World Bank Did Not Classify Nigeria as Extremely Poor

Immigration Recruitment Tragedy: Moro Begs for Forgiveness

All Issues to Enjoy Consensus, Olajide Assures

One Year After, Fayemi Extols Olayinka’s Virtues

Presidency, APC in Face-off in Washington over 2015 Elections

Kano APC Ward Congress Shifted to Wednesday

Fear of the Paparazzi

Taking the Wind Out of APC's Sail

‘$10bn of Nigeria’s External Reserves is Hot Money’

Tapering: Expert Predicts Slowdown in Portfolio Inflows

Dikki: Privatisation Tribunal Will Fast-track Resolution of Litigations

Boko Haram kills Seven on Maiduguri Highway

How We'll Win Enugu Guber, by APC

Jubilation in Kiagbodo as Clark's Kidnapped Son is Freed

APC Urges Probe Of NNPC's Crude Oil Swap Programme

Erosion Sacks Community in Imo, as Abandoned Road Project Collapses

Kidnappers Free Clark’s Son

Why Nigeria Delayed GDP Rebasing for Twenty-four Years

Military Deploys Surveillance Devices as Gunmen Kill 20 in Yobe

APC Congresses Witness Large Turnout, Despite Hitches

Saturday, April 05, 2014

African Ministers Move to Boost Employment, Productivity

Tiv, Jukun, Fulani in Taraba Sign Ceasefire Agreement

Police Constitute Eight-man Task Force to Return Peace to Benue

Navy Set to Take Delivery of Two New Warships

Federal Civil Service Must Drop Bureaucratic Tradition, Says Olaopa

‘Why FG Stopped Paying Allowances to Nuclear Scientists’

Bauchi Sues Pry School Teacher for Child Rape

Defunct CPC Members Decry Marginalisation in APC

Deloitte Expands African Reach to Rwanda

Recruitment Tragedy: Ministry, NIS in Blame Game

Ondo Bye-election: LP, PDP in Tight Race

400 Indonesians in Nigeria Vote in Country’s Legislative Elections

Boat Mishap: LASWA Recovers Body of Last Victim

Govt Vehicle Catches Fire at Abuja Airport

Combating Corruption Through Institutional Reform

In Q1, Investors Count Losses as Share Prices Depreciate

Another Look at Sanusi’s Tenure

GVE Team installing the Solar Panels in Egbeke Eberechi

Dead Sea: The Lowest Point on Earth

Police Constitute 8 Man Task Force to Return Peace to Benue

It’ll be Official Tomorrow: Nigeria’s Economy, Africa’s Biggest

Police in Ogun Uncover Baby-making Factory, Den of Ritualists

NUPENG Urges Nigerians to Disregard IPMAN Strike Threat

Onolememen Inaugurates N3.2 bn Road

It’s Official Tomorrow: Nigeria's Economy, Africa’s Biggest

FG, 37 Lawmakers Appeal Court Decisions

Power Projects: FG Gives Contractors 60 Days Completion Deadline

Cattle Breeders Accuse Soldiers of Burning 37 Settlements, Carting Away 137 Cows, Sheep

Omokore Debunks Suffering Stroke

Kidnappers of E.K.Clark's Son Demand N50m

Prisons Arm Squad Foil Rescue Attempt of Inmates

DHQ To Investigate Amnesty International Claims, Keana Killings

70 year-old Man Dies in Hotel Romp

NECO Releases 2013 Nov/Dec Examination Results

Navy Retrains Officers in Marksmanship to Battle Insurgency

10 Nigerians Hospitalised in South Africa After Gang Attack

Borno, Bayelsa APC Ward Congresses Postponed

Nigeria’s Soft Approach to Countering Terrorism...(2)

Gov Uduaghan and the Biafran Echo

Nexim Bank and the Drive for National Development

How Legislators Can End Pension Looting

Friday, April 04, 2014

Premiership Frontrunners in Tricky Test, as Everton, Arsenal Battle for UCL Spot

Adebola Sanni: Shaping Nigerian Business Through Innovation, Entrepreneurship And Collaboration

LASAA’s Moves Threaten N80bn Billboard Business in Lagos

FG Gives Contractors Deadline on Power Projects

Rescue Attempt of Inmates Foiled in Benin

NUPENG Urges Nigerians to Disregard Strike Threat by IPMAN

Nigerians in Ghana Endorse National Confab, Jonathan’s Re-election

Nigerians in Ghana Endorse National Confab, Jonathan’s Re-election

House Plans to Bar Us from National Assembly, Say APC Lawmakers

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Court Dismisses Terror Charge Against Sanusi

Soldiers Flush Out, Kill 30 Insurgents in Nasarawa

Airtel Overtakes Globacom as Second Largest Telecoms Operator

Clark’s Son Abducted in Delta

Lagos Boat Mishap: Rescuers Continue Search for Six Persons

Communal Herdsmen Clashes: Military Clears Three LGAs of Armed Gangs in Benue

Six Dead, 113 Hospitalised as Cholera Outbreak Hits Plateau

Suspended Rivers CJ Asks Court to Overturn NJC's Decision

Hoteliers in Kano Institute N100m Suit against Hisbah

Boko Haram: Court Rejects Secret Trial for Kogi Terror Suspects

Okonjo-Iweala Clarifies World Bank’s Poverty Rating on Nigeria

Bayern Bans Two British Tabloids

Suspended Rivers’ CJ Asks Court to Overturn NJC's Decision

Boko Haram: Court Rejects Secret Trial for Terrorism Suspects

Six Dead, 113 Hospitalized as Cholera Outbreak Hits Plateau

House Urges FG to Provide Relief to Victims of Benue Attacks

FG Mulls Ban on Foreign Medical Trips for Public Servants

Court Asks FG to Apologize to Sanusi

House Moves To Avert Fuel Scarcity, Wades Into IPMAN Crisis

Implication of Barca Ban

Message to the National Conference

Delegates Ask FG to Ensure Implementation of Recommendations

Anambra Election Petition: Tribunal Rejects AIT’s DVD in Evidence

Omisore: Aregbesola Thrives on Propaganda

My Only Apology to Imo People is to Oust Okorocha, Says Agbaso

Elumelu: Delta Governorship Not a Do-or-Die Affair

Senate Considers Presidential Role in Proposing New Constitution

Oduah Quizzed By EFCC, Granted Provisional Bail

Importers Decry Delays, Demurrage as Destination Inspection Faces Threat

Party Members Plot to Scuttle APC Nationwide Congresses

Eight Die as Passenger Boat Capsizes in Lagos

World Economic Forum: Okonjo-Iweala Reassures Global Community on Safety

Labour Cautions FG against Plans to Retire Civil Servants

FG Confirms No Ebola Outbreak in Nigeria

Coommasie Blames Detention Without Trial for Jailbreak Attempt at DSS

Jonathan: Sponsors of Terrorists Must be Fished out and Brought to Book

Defection Suit: House Says Tambuwal, Ihedioha Have No Personal Interest

FG Sued over Legality of Same Sex Prohibition Act

24-hour Curfew Imposed on Kafachan

Bauchi Denies Closure of Schools by Insurgents

Symbolic coffins of dead applicants delivered to Moro

B’Haram: Defence HQ Demands Proof of Military’s Complicity

Court Fixes May 2 to Rule on Akingbola's Application on Jurisdiction

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Technology Times Establish First IT News Network

Glo Introduces 10 New Innovative Services

Ofili: Mobile Apps Contest Will Drive Local Content Development

Senate Seeks President's Power to Initiate Production of New Constitution

CBN, NNPC, OAGF Trade Blame Over Unaccounted Missing N59.6 bn

Two Killed in Kafanchan, 24 Hour Curfew Imposed

Power Situation Turns Worse in Parts of Lagos

Rivers Govt Rejects NJC’s Suspension of Agumagu

House Probes AGIP Oil Spills in Bayelsa

NLC Pickets Jos Electricity Distribution Company over Anti-labour Practices

FG Arraigns 3 Cops, 5 Others for Death of DPO, 3 Policemen

Court Asks National Hospital to Speed Up Action on Okah's Trial

Extension of Emergency Rule: Niger Youth Group Carpets Northern Leaders

Defection Case: House Says Tambuwal, Ihedioha Have No Personal Interest

Boko Haram: Rehabilitation Will Start after Crisis, Says NEMA

No Ebola Fever in Nigeria, Says FEC

Ondo Laments Delay in Release of NERFUND

‘Straight Talk with Kadaria’ Begins on Multiple Platforms Today

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Agbaso: Okorocha’s Governorship Unfortunate, Regrettable

Police Beef up Security as Fayose Arrives Ekiti Today

37 APC Lawmakers Defiant, Appeal Court Judgment

NHRC: Most Nigerian Police Stations Perform Below Acceptable Standards

21 Killed in Failed Attack on NNPC Facility in Borno

Nigeria Leads in Skin Bleaching, Says Expert

Police Dismiss Corporal for Alleged Rape

Alade, Otunla to Appear Before House over N56.6bn Unaccounted for Service Wide Vote

Boko Haram: Military Offensive against Terrorists Extends to Cameroun

Northern Youths Seek Empowerment to Check Insecurity, Insurgency

Health Ministry: No Ebola Outbreak in Nigeria

Joy Ogwu Assumes UN Security Council Presidency

NGE Fundraising Dinner Holds April 10

NIS Recruitment: Motion to Stop Jonathan’s Intervention Suffers Another Setback

GOK was a Courageous Jurist, the Finest of His Time, Says Tinubu

Eni CEO Sentenced to Three Years in Prison

‘Straight Talk with Kadaria’ Begins on Multiple Platforms Today

Marketing Edge Holds Stakeholders Summit

Suicide Bombers Attack Military Checkpoints in Maiduguri

Defecting Lawmakers: House of Reps, Tambuwal, Ihedioha Appeal Judgment

NBA Warri Petitions I-G over Killing of Two Members

Oshiomhole Charges Corps Members on Community Devt

African Court: Gov Must Protect Journalists

Boko Haram Is a Child of Misinterpretation of Holy Qur'an, Says Gov Shettima

Osun Rehabilitates Suspended 30 Accused Cult Students

Former Senator Accuses ICPC of False Allegation

Mbeki: Nigeria, Others Lose $60bn Yearly to Illicit Financial Flows

Court Asks Defected PDP Lawmakers to Vacate House

Adeleke: I'm Fully Prepared for Osun PDP Governorship Primaries

Ondo Bye-Election: PDP Advocates Military Neutrality

Group: Jonathan Has Done Well in Service

Judge Attempts to Mend Feud Among FRA Williams’ Children

Zenith Bank Announces Peter Amangbo GMD/CEO Designate

Mob Torches Church, Attacks School in Katsina

Attempted Jailbreak: DSS Begins Full Investigation

Monday, March 31, 2014

Six Wedding Guests Die in Kano after Taking Local Intoxicant

Conference Unanimously Adopts 70% Consensus Vote

Jonathan, Other Eminent Nigerians Mourn, Celebrate GOK Ajayi

FG Charges Public Servants on Core Values

Major Military Offensive Begins in Benue, Nasarawa, Plateau States

Controversy over Voting Pattern Avoidable, Says Nwabueze

Appeal Court Orders Retrial of El-Rufai's Case

NIS Tragedy: Moro, Others Must Refund Applicants, Insists Lawmaker

Court Dismisses Ubah’s Suit to Stop Police from Arresting Him

Group: Jonathan Has Done Well in Service Delivery

Al-Mustapha Asks JTF to Probe Raid of His Residence

Produce Evidence of My Terrorism Involvement, Sanusi Tells FG

Sun Associate Editor, Wabara Charged for Sedition

Benue Govt, Fulani Herdsmen Sign Peace Accord

Senate Secures N8m Severance Allowance for Physically Challenged Oil Worker

Borno-Yobe People's Forum Demand Non-Extension of State of Emergency

Jonathan for EU-Africa Summit in Brussels

Ekweremadu Hails Mahama's Election as New ECOWAS Chairman

Speak for Nigeria, Oshiomhole Charges Labour Representatives at Conference

Delegate Calls for Attitudinal Change at the Nat’l Conference

MOSOP Flays Resistance to State Creation, Resource Control

Pensioners Protest Non-inclusion in the National Conference

Oil Marketers Threaten Nationwide Strike over Shut Down of NIPCO

Wenger Regrets Missed Toure Opportunity

Has the Subsidy on Kero Outlived its Uses?

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