This Day News Archive for May 2014

Friday, May 30, 2014

Boko Haram Kills Emir of Gwoza in Highway Ambush

Jonathan's Declaration of War against Terrorism a Welcome Development, Says Uranta

Sanusi's Suspension: Parties Ask Court to Stay Proceedings

Supreme Court Sacks Benue Rep member

Why I Will Remarry

AMAA 2014: Night of Glamour, Excellence

Gunmen Kidnap Two Emirs in Borno

Bayelsa: LG Workers Battle Dickson over Unpaid Salaries

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Jonathan Offers Conditional Amnesty to Boko Haram

How Rift Between FG, N’East States Aid Insurgency

Our Report Indicted Alison-Madueke, NNPC, Say Makarfi, Saraki

Three Policemen, Businessman Killed in Lagos

Governors Preach Hope, Peaceful Co-existence

Mark, Ekweremadu, Saraki Urge Nigerians to Keep Faith

FG, Sanusi Reject Judgment Transferring Case to Industrial Court

Two Policemen, One Other Killed in Fresh Fulani Attack

Army Chief: War against Terror will Succeed

Okonjo-Iweala Now Ranks 44 on Forbes Most Powerful Women List

Obanikoro Advocates Reforms in Military

Chibok Abduction: Mu’azu is a Liar, Says Borno SSG

Siemens Bribery Scandal: Appeal Court Discharges, Acquits Momife

Ogun APC Crisis: Osoba Hints of Mass Defection

APC Condemns Attack on ‘#BringBackOurGirls’ Campaigners

Dangote Disburses N540m to Borno Women, Youths

Ladoja’s Son Dies in Auto Crash in Lagos

Society for Family Health Dragged to Court over Condom Advert

Dickson Extols President Jonathan

Elechi Pays Tribute to PDP

Wamakko Faults Jonathan for Seeking Foreign Help over Boko Haram

Uduaghan Advocates Government, Parties Partnership

Kano Rally for Chibok Girls

Amosun Grants Amnesty to 15 Prison Inmates

Bauchi in Low-key Celebration Amidst Tight Security

Insecurity Truncate Celebration in Adamawa


Akinwunmi Ambode: Rough Path of a Governorship Hopeful

Recollections of a Son

Jonathan Announces Amnesty Programme for Boko Haram

Taraba: Three Killed in Fresh Fulani Attack

Boko Haram Gunmen Kill 35 in Borno Villages

Democracy Day: Residents Informed Before Kurudu Explosion, Says Army

Nigeria's Democracy Threatened by International Terrorism, Says Jonathan

Corporates Drive Charge for Alternative Electricity Supply

Brand War: De-marketing as Weapon among Cement Manufacturers

Adamawa PDP Denies Instigating Impeachment Plot against Nyako

All Eyes on INEC

Peter Obi on Democracy Day

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Adidas Brings Brazil 2014 Fever to Nigeria

DHQ Insists We Have Girls in Sight, UK May Deploy Troops

Defected APC Legislators Petition NJC

Senate C‘ttee: Neither $49.8bn Nor $20bn is Missing

World Renowned American Author Maya Angelou Dies at 86

Hired Thugs Attack #BringBackOurGirls Organisers in Abuja

Leaders Sue for Peace, Unity as Nigeria Marks Democracy Day

Fashola, Jakande, Oyinlola, Others Pay Tribute to Otedola

Gunmen Kill Four Policemen, Bank Manager in Rivers

Jos Blasts: Unijos Students Mourn Dead Colleagues

National Conference Adjourns to June 2 as Kutigi Loses Wife

Jonathan, Atiku, Kalu Mourn Emir of Gombe

President, Ihedioha Condole with Amuka-Pemu

FG Plans Post-rescue Humanitarian Intervention for Chibok Girls

Akpabio Justifies Passage of New Pension Law for Past Governors, Deputies

NPC Insists on Biometrics, Satellite to Conduct 2016 Census

Power Outage Forces JAMB to Reschedule CBT

Nigeria Needs Prayer, Says Gaidam

Democracy Still Best Form of Governance

Demand End to Corruption, Insecurity

Glo: We Shall Overcome

Pro-Jonathan Group Prays for Peace

Partnership for Open Heart Surgeries

Terrorism: A Conspiracy of Silence

Gunmen Kill 4 Policemen, Bank Manager in Rivers

Boko Haram World’s Deadliest Terror Group, Says US Security Expert

Democracy Day: Chime Cautions Against Anti-democratic Actions

Jos Blasts: Plateau Bans Street Trading, Others

Chibok Abduction: Four More Missing Girls Return to Parents

Jonathan Mourns Emir of Gombe, Mother of Sam Amuka-Pemu

House Probes Agip for Dumping Toxic Waste in Delta

House to Create Security Trust Fund for FCT

Ihedioha Condoles Amuka over Mother’s Death

National Conference Adjourns as Justice Kutigi’s Wife, Mariama, Dies at 70

Shettima’s Indefensible Flaws

150 Million Reasons Why Goodbye is the Hardest Thing to Say

The Trouble with Enugu

US Skeptical on Nigeria’s Claim of Locating Kidnapped Schoolgirls

Chibok Has Drawn Us Back on Girl-child Education

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Obasanjo Talks to Boko Haram, Abducted Chibok Girl Escapes

Convicted Kabiru ?Sokoto Asks for Pardon

House to Probe Petroleum Minister, Shell over Sale of OML 29

Police Give Tips on How to Identify a Suicide Bomber

Children’s Day Tragedy: Parents Beat Two Kids to Death in Lagos

Northern Group Attacks Shettima over Comments against FG

First Lady to Nigerians: Commit Yourselves to Development Rather Than Insulting President

FG: National Security a Priority, Not Public Relations

DHQ: New York Times Article on Nigerian Military Depicts Racist Sentiments, Crass Prejudice

ONSA Denies Dabbling with Military Funds

Senate C’ttee Submits Report on Immigration Tragedy Today

CSOs: No One Knows the Number of Girls Abducted from North-east

Emir of Gombe Dies

NAF: First Nigerian Drone is a Prototype

Plans counselling centres for parents, abducted girls

Obi Visits Akunyili in India, Calls on Nigerians to Pray for Her

FG in a Fix over COEASU, ASUP Strike, Says Wike

Chibok Protesters: Akinjide’s Statement Irresponsible, Says Williams

Ndume: Court Grants FG’s Request to Call New Witnesses

Soyinka: Nigeria is at War

Court to Hear Suit against PENGASSAN Today

Falode, Keyamo Want FG to Re-open Case on Toba's Murder

IG Restates Commitment to Protect Children's Rights

Sokoto Shelves Celebration in Solidarity with Chibok Girls

Enugu Students Weep for Kidnapped Chibok Girls?

Fashola Assures Children of Safety

Kwankwaso Storms Adamawa to Stave off Impeachment Plot against Nyako

That Attack from Museveni

Tambuwal: Emir of Gombe's Death Shocking

Convicted Kabiru Sokoto Begs Jonathan for Pardon

Children's Day: House Slams FG on Abducted Chibok Girls

NLC Calls for Investigation into Security Expenditure

Don’t Limit Search to 200 Kidnapped Chibok Girls, Coalition Tells FG

Ndume: Court Grants FG's Request to Call New Witnesses

Diezani, Shell in Fresh Probe Over Sale Of OML 29

Legislators Give Nyako 3 Days Ultimatum to Refund N142m Deducted from Workers’ Salaries

Enugu School Children weep for kidnapped Chibok Girls

US Embassy Announces Expanded Visa Renewal Programme

Insurgency: Uduaghan Urges Nigerians to Stand Behind President Jonathan

Chibok Schoolgirls: Obasanjo in Secret Talks with Boko Haram Leaders’ Relatives

NIALS- a Star in our Legal Firmament

‘Okonjo-Iweala will Not Share Money to Make People Happy’

Battle of Wits over Cement Standardisation

Chibok’s Unending Blame Game

Names of FG Negotiators to Free Chibok Girls Revealed

Monday, May 26, 2014

Alison-Madueke Fingered in PR Drive to Launder Govt’s Image

NBS: Economy Generated 732,745 Jobs in Three Quarters

Chibok Parents: Presidential C'ttee’s Decision to Shun Us was an Insult

Impeachment: Court Stops Amaechi’s Bid to Restrain Assembly

Chibok: Women Protesters Storm Abuja

Chibok: Solidarity March to Take Place Today

Judiciary Must Be Paid from Consolidated Fund, Court Rules

Sam Amuka Loses Mum

A’Ibom Lawmakers Pass Controversial Governor, Deputy Pension Bill

Falode Murder: Nigerian Embassy is Focused on Investigation, Says Foreign Ministry

Ibori: We are Ready to Meet at the Supreme Court, Says EFCC

ASUU Names Secretariat after Iyayi

2015: Fashola Canvasses ‘Protest Votes’ against Bad Govt

Every Child Deserves Safe Home, Says Saraki

Omisore Calls for United Nigeria

Vigilante Groups Kill Scores of Boko Haram Members in Borno

Selection of Unizik V.C Stalemated, Says ASUU

APC Demands Use of e-card Reader for Ekiti, Osun Elections

Supreme Court Fines Ogboru's Lawyer N8million

Unknown Gunmen Kill Four Soldiers in Plateau

Selection of Unizik V.C Stalemated, Says ASUU.

Jos Blast: Igbo Community Confirms Death of 36 Members, 42 Injured

Tambuwal Tasks Nigerians on Clean, Alternative Energy

Police Boss Wants Laws to Check Activities of Community Devt Associations in Land Ownership

Alison-Madueke: Why I Would Not Honour House’s Invitation

Jonathan: Insecurity Will Not Hinder 2015 Elections

Rebased GDP Reduces Budget Deficit to 1%

Again, Lagos Returns 458 ?Destitute Persons to Other States

UEFA Champions League Final Claims Two in Lagos

Terrorism: The Race Against Time (I)

After Paris, What Next

Role of Northern Political Elite

One Killed, Four Declared Missing after Skirmishes from Jos Blast

Southern Delegates Join North to Resist Removal of Land Use Act from Constitution

Fear Grips Kaduna Residents over Text Message

Fact-finding Committee Explains Why It Has Not Visited Chibok

Mark: We will Not Negotiate With Criminals

Questions Raised over Canada's Role in Hunt for Kidnapped Schoolgirls

Jonathan Approves Extension of East-West Road to Calabar

Policemen Missing as Pipeline Explodes Again in Arepo

800 Patrol Vehicles Provided for Police, Says Lagos State Government

No Effective Accountability in Government, Says Gana

Delegate Suggests Swapping Prisoners for Chibok Girls

How to Implement Conference Report, Says Legal Committee

Imposition of Candidates in APC will Not Be Possible, Says Nda-Isaiah

Kwankwaso: APC is Planning a National Airline for Nigeria

Sunday, May 25, 2014

FCMB Partners Group against Crime


Insecurity Cannot Stop 2015 Elections, Says Jonathan

Another 20 killed by Insurgents in Borno

Adamawa: 23 Persons killed in Fresh Attack

Senate President Endorses Ndoma-Egba for Fourth Term

N10b Aircraft Leases: Petroleum Minister Explains Why She May Not Honour House Invitation

Confab: Niger Delta Insists on Regional Autonomy

Chibok Girls: Legislators Want Change of Rescue Slogan to Vilify Boko Haram

CBN Faults CNPP Over Provision of N200bn to NEXIM

Sultan of Sokoto Urges United Action against Boko Haram

Tension, as Another Bomb Blast Rocks Jos

Help Us Stamp out Boko Haram, Northern Govs Urge Past Leaders

Okonjo-Iweala: Our Economy Remains Attractive Despite Insurgency

Curb Influx of Foreigners into Labour Market, Welders Tell FG

Wamakko to Compel Commissioners, Top Officials on Zakkat, Endowment

Lawyer Sues Fayose, Police for Alleged Improper Conduct

Akpabio Seeks New Pension Law for Self, Others

Group Hails Petroleum Minister, PPMC on Fuel Supply

Total to Stop Offshore Gas Flaring in Nigeria

NAICOM Tasks Govts on Insurance Cover to Mitigate Flooding, Terrorism Risks

Insurgency: Borno Pledges to Support FG

Explosion Rocks Lagos as Petrol-laden Tanker Capsizes

Clark: I Have Played My Part and Ready to Depart

Lagos Govt Faults Strike by LASU Unions, Seeks Dialogue

Chairmen of Federal Health Institutions Warn Managers

Use May 27 for Solemn Assembly, Nigerians Urged

WILPF Mobilises Nigerian Women for 2015 Polls

Borno Records Zero Case of Polio in 2014, Says WHO

Copyright: Stakeholders Agree on New Tariff Arrangement

Chibok: Igbo Leaders Hail Jonathan over Handling Strategy

Relocate Tank Farms, Maritime Workers Urge FG

Ebonyi Community Protest over Unpaid Royalty

Slok Wins European Society Award

Saturday, May 24, 2014

INEC Issues Permanent Voter Cards in 11 LGs in Zamfara

The Growing Discontent in Kaduna APC

Truth about Katsina Governor and Opposition Parties

Is the Policeman Your Friend?

Aregbesola: A Grassroots Politician Turns 57

Real Madrid Thrash Atletico 4-1, Win 10th Champions League Title

MPR: Favourable Indices Build Confidence in CBN

Kwara’s Re-Branding Exercise Yields Results

Emergency Rule Approval by Senate: The Untold Story

Bomb Blast Hits Jos Again

African Leaders to Discuss Kidnapped Chibok Schoolgirls

Murray Hopes to Use Roland Garros as Wimbledon Stepping Stone

Segun Ogunsanya: I Am Never Satisfied With Airtel Being Number Two

2015: A’Ibom Attorney-General to Contest Guber Election

Security Gets 19.5% As Jonathan Finally Signs 2014 Budget

Chibok: FG Promises International Best Practice in Rescue Efforts

NIPP: Reserve Bidder, Yellowstone Deposits $91m Bond for Geregu Plant

Aiteo Set to Close Deal on Shell’s Prolific Oil Block

Soldiers Intercept Suspected Boko Haram Ammunition Supply Vehicle, Arrest DSP, Others

US Alone is Helping Nigeria Search for Kidnapped Girls, Claims Kerry

Navy Trains Personnel to Battle Insurgency

Friday, May 23, 2014

Military Debunks Second Mutiny in Maimalari Barracks

Sultan Tasks Nigerians to Unite against Boko Haram

Court Adjourns Brittania-U’s Case for Joinder of Minister, NNPC

Kwara Commits N3.9bn to Renovation of General Hospitals

Ekweremadu Doles Out N22.4m Bursary to Students

Onolememen Rolls out Plans for Effective Road Management

ECOWAS Parliament Decries Non-Enforcement of Judgements

No Alternative to Military Option, Says Kyari Gujbawu

I Was Excited My Wife Turned Up for Our Wedding

Legend Extra Stout Consumers Get Dubai Experience

Jos Blast: FG to Establish Trauma Counselling Centres in Jos

Jos Blast: We Are in a War Situation, Says Jang

Scholarship: Ekweremadu Doles Out N22.4m to 525 Students

Britain Lauds Addition of Boko Haram on UN Sanctions List

ECOWAS Parliament Decries Non-Implementation of Community Courts Judgement

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Teachers, Campaigners Protest over Abducted Schoolgirls

N10bn Jet Charter: House to Resume Probe of Alison-Madueke June 17

For Sanusi a Court Loss, for CBN, New Era Begins

Anger in Senate over Presentation of Addendum to 2014 Budget

CDS: Military Not Overwhelmed by Insurgents

Military at Odds with NOA’s Security Briefing Arrangement

Abduction: Niger Cancels Children, Democracy Day Celebrations

FG Grants Nat’l Conference Four-week Extension

Jos Bombings: APC Justifies Ekiti Rally

APC Governors Urge FG to Strengthen Capacity of SecurityAgencies

UNIJOS Confirms Two Students Dead in Bomb Blast

FRSC Suspends Enforcement of New Number Plate, Licence

Lagos Holds Special Tribute for Otedola

Northern Governors Flay Maku over Stance on Insurgency

Chibok: Abuja BBOG Group Commends Security Troops on Rescue Efforts

Women's Group Condemns Abduction of Schoolgirls

Ifa Worshippers Join Search to Rescue Chibok Girls

Lawyers Condemn Girls' Abduction

Kagame Frets over Instability in Nigeria, Other African Countries

Military Bombards Boko Haram Camps in Bauchi

In Nigeria, Dictatorship Dies Hard

Jonathan to Meet African Leaders on Joint Action Against Terrorism

Abducted Girls Will Return Safely, Jonathan Assures

Chibok: Enugu Teachers Embark on Protest

Seplat Releases Interim Management Statement

Nigerians Flee into Cameroon, as Boko Haram kills 29 in Fresh Attack

Chibok: Borno Teachers Join Nationwide Protest

Badeh: Military Not Overwhelmed by Activities of Insurgents

Chibok girls : Teachers Protest in Enugu

Enugu Teachers Embark on Protest

Chibok Girls: Niger Cancels Children’s Day, Democracy Day Celebrations

Chibok girls: Osun Teachers Boycott Classes

NEITI’s Audit Report to Disclose Names of Oil Block Beneficiaries

FG Grants Conference Four Week Time Extension

Chibok: Cross River Teachers Shun Classes

US Deploys 80 Special Forces to Chad to Search for Girls

Pandemonium in Kano over Bomb Scare

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Kalu: Jonathan May Be Nigeria’s Last President

Shell Gives Bidders June Deadline for Four Oil Blocks

Nine Fulani Herdsmen Rape Three Women in Benue

Jos Victim: The First Blast ‘Killed’ Me, But the Second Woke Me

Grazing Rights for Herdsmen Divides Delegates

AfDB Boosts Support for Rescue of Chibok Schoolgirls with $50,000

Boko Haram: Don’t Destroy the Military, Army Pleads

FG: Unity of Purpose Among Nigerians Will Ensure Victory over Terrorists

Nigeria Ranks Second among Countries with High Burden of Malnourished Children

Obasanjo: Greed, Corruption are Motives for Discontinuity of Govt Policies

Tambuwal: Why House Fails to Probe, Oversee Security Votes

MEND Lied on Explosion in Port Harcourt Refinery, Say IYC, NUPENG

Muslim Island, Comoros Bans #BringBackOurGirls March

FG Commences Rebasing of States GDP with N1bn

Obama Should Use His Waiver Authority and Help Nigeria

WHO: Income Inequality Killing People on a High Scale

Chibok Girls: Nigerian Teachers to Shut Schools Nationwide Today

APC Leaders in Ekiti, Condemn Bomb Blasts in Jos

Lagos Begins Teaching of Chinese Language in Schools

Atiku, Tinubu to Attend Zuma’s Inauguration

President, AGF Ask Court to Dismiss Suit Challenging Bulkachuwa’s Appointment

Chemical Weapons Prohibition Bill Passes Second Reading in Senate

Johnson to Lead Talks at Internet Governance Forum

Caverton: New Identity, New Status

'No Plan to Enforce Pre-marital HIV Tests'

Suswam: One Man Calls the Shot in APC

Umoette: Eket Should Produce Next Akwa-Ibom Governor

Chibok Girls: Delegates Reject Boko Haram Swap Condition

Terror Distractions Cannot Stop Democracy Day?, Says FG

Alamieyeseigha Loot: Court Strikes out Suit against EFCC

Police Arrest 814 Kidnap, Robbery Suspects in Rivers

House Condemns Jos Blasts

Security Challenges: Jonathan Will Emerge Stronger, Says Uduaghan

Boko Haram kills 19 in Another Attack on Borno Village

FG: Unity of Purpose Among Nigerians Will Ensure Victory Over Terrorists

US Embassy Condemns Jos, Kano Bombings

Jos Bombing: Rescue Workers Clear Rubble

Abducted Schoolgirls: NEMA Distributes Relief Materials in Chibok

Boko Haram Attacks Near Chibok Claim 30

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Tears, Anguish as Twin Bomb Explosions Claim 118 in Jos

FG to Rebuild Chibok School, Deploys More Troops in North-east

Presidency, House on Collision Course over Probe Summons

Senate Approves Extension of Emergency Rule with Full Military Operation

FG Inaugurates Implementation Committee on Rationalisation of Parastatals

Worldwide March to Take Place on Thursday

Another Court Stops FRSC from Imposing New Licences on Motorists

Akinjide: Garki Villages to Be Relocated within Two months

Lagos Delegates Demand 50% Revenue Sharing for States

Adefuye Tackles McCain over Comments on Jonathan

School Threat: IG Orders Security Audit Nationwide

First Lady Organises Prayers for Release of Chibok Schoolgirls

Abduction Sparks Polk County Woman to Act

Chibok: Medical Consultants Call for Stiffer Measures against Negligence

Auction of Malala Painting Raises $82,000 for Girls’ Education

Akunyili Getting Better, Rumours of Death Baseless

Tambuwal Tasks UAE to Find Killers of Falode's Son

Police Arrest NURTW Leader for Stockpiling Arms, Ammunition

Wike Blames Shettima for Chibok Abduction

Insecurity in Northern Nigeria Affecting Health Care, Experts Warn

Customs Officer Allegedly Bathes Woman with Acid

Case of Teenage Bride Accused of Poisoning Husband Transferred to Juvenile Court

Federal Task Force, LASTMA Clash on Lagos Roads

APGA Seeks Jonathan's Intervention over Party's Exclusion

W’Bank: Investors in Africa Look beyond Negative Headlines

Ikuforiji Steps up to the Plate

At Last, the Ogun Oracle Opens up

Wike Accuses Borno Governor of Ignoring Advice Against Conducting SSCE in 'Hot-spots'

Wike Accuses Borno Governor of Ignoring Advice Against Conducting SSCE in ‘Hot-spots’

Wike Accuses Borno Governor of Ignoring Advice Against Conducting SSCE in ‘Hot-spots’

Jonathan Condemns Jos Bomb Blasts

Tambuwal Condemns Jos Blasts

Rationalisation of FG Parastatals: FG Inaugurates Implementation Committee on White Paper

Court Declines Jurisdiction in Sanusi's Case

Chibok Girls: It Pains to be Accused of Stage-managing Abduction, Says Shettima

The Swap Trap

Unconfirmed Casualty as Explosion Rocks Jos Railway Terminus

Israel Sends Expert to Join in Search of Kidnapped Schoolgirls

China Confronts U.S. Envoy over Cyber-spying Accusations

Okagbare's Feat Excites Ndanusa, Danagogo

Monday, May 19, 2014

Chibok: No Final Decision on Special Forces’ Involvement, Says US

N10bn Jet Probe: Nobody Can Stop Us, Says House

Police Avert Another Bomb Blast in Kano

Traditional Hunters Ready to Join Search for Chibok Girls

Train Crushes Middle-aged Man to Death in Ilorin

US Cannot End Boko Haram in Nigeria, Says Director in ONSA

Inside the Mind of Boko Haram

US Forces Could Take Boko Haram, But...

FG Assesses Impact of Its Programmes on Nigerians

Chibok Girls: Delegates Commend Foreign Military Intervention

Mamman: S'Africa Economic Machine Will Over-run Nigeria If...

Taraba: 19 Children Missing after Communal Clashes

Ghanaian President: Boko Haram is a Big Threat to Sub-Region

Ortom: Nigeria Industrial Revolution Will Galvanise Economic Growth

Chibok: Our Satellite is for Communications, Not Surveillance, Says NIGCOMSAT

1,702 Pregnant Women Test Positive to HIV in Lagos

Boko Haram Leaders Not from Borno, Shehu Declares

WHO Bans Vaccination, Immunisation of Children by Militants, Insurgents

Military Denies Probe of Army Generals for Providing Arms to Insurgents

UNICEF: 10m Nigerian Children out of School

Schoolgirls’ Abduction: Asari Dokubo a Jester, Says Shettima’s Aide

Abducted Schoolgirls: Jang’s Governors’ Forum Urge Nigerians to Support FG

Police Assure Students, Teachers of Security in Benue

Court Annuls Ex-minister, Ekpiwhre’s Marriage

Grant Us Regionalism or Nothing, Says Yoruba

Stock Market Commenced Trading With 0.04% Loss

Ailing Steel Industry Threatens Nigeria's Industrial Growth, Says NSE President

British Plane Sent to Search for Schoolgirls Breaks Down

MEND Claims Responsibility for NNPC Jetty Explosion

20 Persons Injured as Church Collapses in Bayelsa

Presidential Committee on Abduction of Chibok Schoolgirls Meets Security Chiefs in Borno

Boko Haram: Northern Governors Urge Security Agencies to Scale up Surveillance Activities

Governor Aliyu: Boko Haram Did Not Emerge Because of Jonathan

War of Kidnappers

Boko Haram is Big Threat to Sub-Region, Says Ghana President

Jonathan Meets Security Chiefs

Police Comb kano Bomb Blast Site

Police Foil Fresh Car Bombing Attempt in Kano

UK to Host Next Meeting as Leaders Tighten Noose Around Boko Haram

Scores Killed in Kano, Borno Attacks

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Ex-CEO of UBA Capital Appointed New Chief Executive of BoI

Redeemed Christian Church Spreads African-style Zeal across North America

Conference Delegates, CNPP Oppose Calls for Tenure Elongation

DHQ Cautions Journalists, Tourists against Movement in Areas of Operations

Anenih: Let Us Unite against Boko Haram

FRC Appeals Judgment against Sanusi’s Probe

Shettima: We Can Combat Boko Haram Through Military, Socio-political, Economic Strategy

Falana Calls for Probe of N3tn Security Budgets

Falode’s Murder: FG Backs Family’s Call for More Investigation by UAE Police

Accountant General Warns against the Consequences of Splitting OAGF

Akunyili: God is Answering Nigerians’ Prayers for My Healing

Caverton, the Poster Boy for Local Content

ICPC: Theft Wrongly Classified as Corruption

ASUP Condemns FG’s Lethargy in Resolving 10-month Strike

PFN: Forceful Conversion of Chibok Girls to Islam Constitutes War Crime

WHO, Commonwealth Express Concern over Impact of Terrorism on Health Care

Abducted Schoolgirls: Group Asks FG to Take Responsibility

Wakil: Jonathan More Committed to Boost Development of North-east

APGA Dismisses Charge against Two Lawmakers

Indecent Proposal

Nigerian Bourse Gains 1.2% on Bargain Hunting

BREAKING NEWS: Bomb Explosion Rocks Kano

Seven Feared Dead in NNPC Jetty Explosion

Security Challenges: Uduaghan Urges Political Leaders to Guide Against Provocative Utterances

Boko Haram: France Offers China Help to Locate Hostages

40 Persons Killed in fresh Boko Haram Attack on Borno

Irate Youths Protest Killing of Trader by Soldier in Maiduguri

Tricky 'Tambuwal' Offers Northerners Jobs

Wakil: Jonathan More Committed Than Ever to Boost Devt of Northeast

APC Faults Jonathan on Aborted Trip to Chibok

Shettima: We Can Only Combat Boko Haram through Military, Socio-political, Economic Strategy

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Nigeria, Cameroon Cooperation Boost War against Boko Haram

Tenure Elongation Call Disquiets Conference Panel

Confab Begins Consideration of C'ttee Reports Tomorrow

Maimalari Incident Yet to be Classified As ‘Mutiny’

Navy Kills Two Pirates in Gun Duel, Arrest Six

PASS Scheme: Ondo Begins Training for 300 Graduates Tomorrow

Buhari: Tackling Insecurity in Nigeria Requires a Holistic Approach

NIS Repatriates 45 Illegal Immigrants in Abia

Boko Haram Threatens Boys School in Benue

WHO Report: Nigeria, Angola, Others’ Life Expectancy Stagnant

Chibok Girls: UNFPA, Others Plan Post-release Support

Jaiz Bank Targets N22bn Investment by July

CSO Confab Delegates Task Politicians, Agencies over National Insecurity

Okonjo-Iweala Laments Abuse of Tax Holidays

UTME: FG Pledges Support for Computer Based Testing

CBN: Lack of Clear Understanding, Bane of Cashless Policy

Chibok Girls: CANAN Leads Nigerian Community in US on Advocacy

Olugbodi, Others Speak on African Business at Cambridge Varsity

Health Workers Extend Ultimatum to FG

No Division in Sokoto PDP, Says Senator Maccido

Cement: The Increasing Support for Good Quality

Stan Ekeh: To Make Name for Yourself as Entrepreneur, You Have to Cause Disruption in the System

Paris Summit: Nigeria, Neighbours Declare War on Boko Haram

Al-Qaeda Operates in Nigeria, Says Jonathan

Boko Haram Operatives Kill Chinese Worker, Kidnap 10 in Cameroon

Boko Haram Operatives Sect Kill Chinese Worker, Kidnap 10 in Cameroon

Aisha Falode: Oh My Son... My Life is Over!

Pension Bill: When Reps Shunned Unreasonable Propaganda

I Was A Security Guard Before I Became A Lawyer, SAN

MBGN Universe 2006 Queen Gives Birth to Baby Boy

The Home of the Future

Ike Uche Not Destined for World Cup

Atletico, Barca Go for Broke in La Liga Decider

Opposition Trails Possible Tenure Extension for Adamawa, Borno, Yobe Govs

Chime, Speaker, Senator's Names Missing From Voters' Register

Friday, May 16, 2014

Fragile Security Forces Jonathan to Abort Visit to Chibok

Nyanyan Blast: Interpol’s Red Alert Issued for Tsiga

Lack of Responsible Leadership, Quality Education, Cause of Crime Surge

Abia, Women in Aviation Pray for Return of Abducted Chibok Girls

Nigerians Must Come Together to Fight Terrorism, Says Suswam

Navy Canvasses Wellness of Personnel

Will Terrorism Really End in 3 Months?

Chibok Abductions: Northern Elders Forum’s Deafening Silence

Muyiwa Kayode: My First Pay Cheque Came From Being a Bakery Worker

Luxury Travel....the British Airways Club Way

Mbanefo Woos WTM Africa to Nigeria

Why Jonathan Cancelled Chibok's Visit

Boko Haram is a Child of Islam, Says Cleric

2015: Chime's Name, Speaker, Senator, Others Disappear from INEC Voters' Register

Chime Tasks Telecom Firms on Erection of Masts

Jonah’s Potpourri of Pastimes

For Chibok Girls, I travelled to Uganda

Abuja after the Shutdown

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Ekhomu Advises FG Not to Trust Boko Haram

Broadband Deployment: FG Set to Auction 2.5GHz Frequency Spectrum Before Year End

Emergency Rule: Adamawa, Borno, Yobe Govs May Get Tenure Extension

Mutiny: Gen Ibrahim Replaces Mohammed as GOC 7Div Maiduguri

White House Rules out Special Forces for Kidnapped Girls

How Borno Vigilante Groups Ambushed, Killed Boko Haram Terrorists

DSS: Why Father of Mastermind of Nyanya Bombing was Arrested

No Trace of Sabotage in Nigerian Military, Says FG

APC Cautions against Conflicting Statements by FG

Conference Pressure Group Joins Campaign for Safe Return of Schoolgirls

Gambo-Jimeta: Renewal of State of Emergency Not Desirable

Pension Scam Trial: Suspended Judge Resumes Duty

Okonjo-Iweala: Boko Haram is a Challenge to the Nation's Economic Growth

Police: IG Has Not Retired

Bomb Scare Causes Panic in Lagos as Police Call for Calm

Money Laundering: Ibori Has Case to Answer, Says Appeal Court

Ohakim’s Owerri Residence Bombed by Unknown Attackers

Abducted Girls: Traditional Rulers Express Worry

UN Offers to Help Trace Abducted Students

Catholic Church: We Have Lost over N400m Property to Boko Haram

Falode Seeks FG’s Intervention in Son's Murder

North-central Delegates Ask for Grazing Reserves Commission

Bi-Courtney to Upgrade Operational Equipment at MMA2

PAN Resumes Operation in Nigeria in June

Chidi Amuta’s Rot

Boko Haram: Jonathan Leaves for Paris

How Terrorism Can Be Stamped Out of Africa, by UN Scribe

Chibok Girls: NBA Asks Jonathan to Negotiate with Boko Haram

Money Laundering: Ibori Has Case to Answer, Rules Appeal Court

UN Officials Meet NEMA, Offer to Help Trace Abducted Girls

Ex-Gov Ohakim’s Owerri Residence Bombed by Unknown Men

Traditional Rulers Express Worry over Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls

Protesters Defy Lagos Rain, Storm the Streets for Chibok Girls

Ogwumike Sisters Express Concern over Kidnappings

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Borno Releases 23 Names as Chibok Girls Start Second Month in Captivity

Mastermind of Nyanya Bomb Blast Arrested in Sudan

Northern Senators Vow to Stop Extension of Emergency Rule

Where Boko Haram Gets Its Weapons

Why Nigeria Has Not Defeated Boko Haram

Committee Rejects INEC's Move to Gag Media, Backs Diaspora Voting

Mutiny: Soldiers Protest, Shoot Sporadically in Maiduguri over Dead Colleagues

Protesters Defy Lagos Rain, Storm the Streets for Chibok GirlsChibok Protesters

Onaiyekan Eulogises Global Islamic Bodies’ Antagonism to Boko Haram

Ogwumike Sisters Express Concern over KidnappingsChibok school girls

American University of Nigeria Students Join Protest

Accountant General Opposes Splitting of Office

Delegates Recommend 2% Increase for Ecological Fund

Fakai to Take over from Abubakar as IG

Maku: Passage of 2014 Budget Marred by Distortions

Pledge to assist FG rescue abducted schoolgirls

Police, DSS in Near Gun Duel at National Conference Venue

Woman Dies Praying for Chibok Girls in Katsina

Vigilante Groups Kill Boko Haram Suspects

Fani-Kayode: Court Declares EFCC’s Witness Hostile

Prophetess Accuses Nine-year-old Daughter of Witchcraft, Sets Her Ablaze Police logo

250 Prisoners Scheduled for JAMB Computer Based Test

Dangote Cement to Tackle Price Hike with Enhanced Production

Okonjo-Iweala: Inequality is a Global Problem, We All Need to Learn from Each Other

300,000 Farmers to Benefit from GES Programme in Sokoto

Dickson: Our Government is Responsible

How Do We Get Out of Chibok?

Chibok Schoolgirls: Kuffor Joins Calls for Freedom, Dialogue

Maku: Distortions Responsible for Delay in Signing 2014 Appropriation Bill Into Law

Anyim: FG Committed to Disaster Reduction Strategies

Illegal Bunkering: Three Indians Bag 15 Years Jail Term

Sanusi, CBN Seek Dismissal of Intercontinental Bank Shareholders' Suit

Defence Minister, IG, D-G NIA, Others Meet over Abducted Schoolgirls

UK, Nigeria to Develop Long Term Strategy against Terrorism

238 Dead in Turkey Mine Explosion, 120 Trapped

UK Offers Spy Planes to Help Search for Schoolgirls

Nigeria in the Eyes of the World

From Government House with Love!

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Anguish, Tears as 77 Girls are Identified

Court Assumes Jurisdiction in Brittania-U’s Case Against Chevron, Seplat

All We Want is Our Girls, Strategies Don’t Matter, Chibok People Insist

Again, Jonathan Extends Emergency Rule in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa

AMCON Clarifies Timeline for Sale of Mainstreet Bank

Nyanya Blast: FG Places Wanted Suspects on Interpol Red Alert

Devolution Committee Retains Status quo on 13% Derivation

Tinubu Calls for Jonathan’s Resignation over Girls’ Abduction

...Protests Continue in Lagos, Edo, Plateau

Five Killed in Fresh Attack in Taraba

House Asks FERMA, Army to Repair Borno Bridge

Roadside Bomb Blast Kills Three JTF Personnel in Jigawa

Uduaghan Bags NAWOJ Award

Wali: It Took Chibok for Nigeria to Get Global Attention on Terrorism

NMA Tackles CBN over Circular on Importation of Medical Laboratory Equipment

UPN Warns Jonathan against Foreign Intervention

The Girls and the Rot

Sun Set at Noon

Aiico Pensions Launches Second Phase of Live Smart campaign

Nigerian Breweries Market Cap to Hit $7.3bn Post Merger

Taraba: Fulani Herdsmen Kill Five in Fresh Attack

Jonathan, N’guesso Task African Leaders on Terrorism

Jonathan Asks for Extension of Emergency Rule in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa

Chibok Schoolgirls: NUJ, CSO, NLC Stage Joint Protest

Chibok Girls : Falana Deplores Clampdown on Protesters

Catholic Ladies Protest Abduction of Chibok Girls

US Surveillance Aircraft Join Hunt for Kidnapped Schoolgirls

Shh…Abuja is on a Break

In Ebonyi, Impeachment is Now a Play Thing

FG: All Options Are on the Table to Rescue Schoolgirls

Nyanya Bomb Blast: DSS Parades Five Suspects

Stock Exchange: Dangote to Step Aside, Aig-Imoukhuede Steps In

Chibok: Fact-finding Committee Interacts with Foreign Experts

Sanusi Wins Again as Court Stops FRC from Investigating Him

Industralisation Key to Nigeria's Growth, Says Jonathan

Mark: Nigeria will Fight Boko Haram with Every Resource at Its Disposal

Nigerian Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram Says She Still Feels Afraid

Revenue Loss: Committee Moves against Defaulting Agencies

Chibok: ‘Rescue Our Girls’ Protests Persist in Lagos

Police: Peaceful Assemblies are Allowed

Chibok: Chinese Group Visits Nigeria, Restates Commitment to Rescue Efforts

EU Backs UN's Plan for Appropriate Measures against Boko Haram

Okonjo-Iweala Decries Misrepresentation on Chibok Schoolgirls

Sultan: Islam Does Not Support Terrorism

$620,000 Bribe: Appeal Court Dismisses Lawan's Appeal

House C'ttee: PIB Passage Delayed by Presidency, NNPC

Monday, May 12, 2014

Police Read Riot against Lynching

Again, Members Fail to Reach Agreement on Resource Control, Derivation

Chibok Girls: Delegate Embarks on Solo Protest at Venue

ANAN to Build Research Centres in Three Universities

Nigeria has Biotechnologically Improved Crops, Says Adesina

Of Fuel Prices and Regulatory Failure

Boundaries and Regulatory Remits of Government Agencies

Boko Haram: US 'Combing' Schoolgirls Video for Clues

620,000 Dollars Bribe: Court Dismisses Farouk Lawan's Appeal

Lagos Police Command Arrests Killer Sergeant, Commences Investigation

Okah Rejects Medical Report, Seeks Independent Evaluation

Court stops FRC from Probing Sanusi

House Committee Links Delay in Passage of PIB to Interference by Presidency, NNPC

Chibok Schoolgirls: Shettima Orders Verification of Video Released by Boko Haram

Jonathan Visits Congo for Consultations on Regional Security

Chibok kidnapped Schoolgirls 'shown' in New Boko Haram Video

Abducted Chibok Girl Scared to Go Back to School

As the World Rallies for Nigeria...

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Chibok: How Teachers Locked Up Our Daughters and Ran Away

...Insurgents Have Laid Booby Traps, Landmines

Investors Decry AMCON's Timelines for Sale of Mainstreet Bank

Chibok secondary school, Maiduguri

NIS: How Davido Tried to Leave Nigeria with US Passport

Presidency, APC Clash over Abducted Students, Security Situation

Muslims, Christian Youths Clash in Kaduna Town

Families Berate FG over Delayed Benefits to Deceased Security Officials

Committee to Decide on State Involvement in Religion

Crashed IRS Aircraft: AIB Dispatches Investigators

UK Churches Offer Prayers for Chibok Girls

States Must Look Inwards to Meet Social Needs of the Populace, Says Ahmed

NSCDC Official Tortures, Kills Mother of Four in Lagos

Akpabio Lauds Senate’s Role in Stabilising Democracy

Three Abducted Dutch Nationals Regain Freedom in Bayelsa

Police: Four Killed in Taraba Attack

House Committee Seeks Emergency Funds for NAPTIP

HURIWA Urges Dangote, Others to Donate Cement for Border Fencing

NLC, TUC Kick against Transfer of Labour Matters to Concurrent List

Royal Father Hails Committee’s Recommendation on State Creation

Clergy Urges Delegates to Put Nation First

FA Boss: Lack of English Players in City Depressing

Jonathan: With Global Support Abducted Schoolgirls Will be Rescued

Chibok: Jonathan Hailed over handling Strategy

NIS: How Davido Tried to Exit Nigeria With US Passport

Chibok: Forum of Education Commissioners Calls for Adequate Security in Schools

Niger Delta: Gunmen Free Dutch Hostages

Chair, Governing Boards of CoEs Indict Schools’ Management over Misplaced Priorities

PDP Chief Kicks as Lagos Police Arrest Auxiliary

Early Campaign: INEC Orders Politicians in Taraba to Remove Billboards

Police Stop Kaduna Protest over Insecurity in the North

Boko Haram: Nigeria, US, France, UK, Cameroon, Chad, Niger Meet in Paris

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Investors Plan North’s Economic Resurgence

Market Sentiments Favour Stability in Monetary Rates

Naval Vessel Goes up in Flames, Sinks

Jonathan, Buhari, Amosun, Tinubu Celebrate Awujale at 80

Boko Haram Blows up Borno-Adamawa Link Bridge

Kashamu Faults US Ruling over Extradition

NSA: Maritime Agencies Embark on Crisis Response Training

‘Leadership’s Resilience, Determination Success Factors for ARM’

IRS Aircraft Crashes into Niger Republic

Annan: Plunder of Timber and Fisheries is Holding Africa Back

DHQ: Foreign Allies Have Not Commenced Operation in Chibok

Delta Moves to Monitor Counterpart Funds

FRSC Van Crushes 3 Children to Death in Yenagoa

Dangote Group Pledges to Invest $2.3bn in Northern Nigeria

AYC Qualifier: Flying Eagles Barred from Training at Dar es Salaam’s Main Pitch

The Growing PDM Threat in Katsina

Olatunde-Bruce: We’re Not Taking Ekiti People for Granted

Daramola: This Election Will Give Ekiti People an Opportunity to Compare

Ajayi: At the End of the Day, the Best Candidate Will Emerge

Winding up the Committee Work

As Nigerian Navy Prepares for Security Challenges

Adamu Attah: Exit of a Father Figure

Chibok Attack and the Emerging Facts

Amid Security Concerns, Nigeria Hosts Successful Global Summit

Boxmeer: Nigeria is Underestimated in its Ability to Deliver

Senate Moves to Curb Sexual Assault, Human Trafficking

We Will Fish Out Abducted Schoolgirls, INTERPOL Assures Jonathan

Tambuwal: Nigeria 'll Continue to be United and Indivisible

Michelle Obama: Nigeria’s Abduction an "Unconscionable" Terror Act

A Journalis's Experience

A Journalist’s Experience

Stan and JeNika Mukoro: Our Union is Near Perfect… if Not Perfect

A Journalist’s Experience

A Journalist’s Experience

Blogging as a Marketing Tool

Stan and JeNika Mukoro: Our Union is Near Perfect… if Not Perfect

MultiChoice Marks Basketball Season with Celebrity/All-star Throwdown

Groves Happy to face James DeGale in Rematch

City Set for Second Title in Three Seasons

Why Our, Girls Are Not Back

PDP Restates Confidence on Mu’azu, Says He's Game Changer

Friday, May 09, 2014

And Mr. Simplicity Takes a Final Bow

Nostalgic Reflections From A Political Son

A life in Justice

Chuka Odom and the Imo Gubernatorial Race

I Am A Jack of All Trades…

Forum Pools $68bn for Investment in Africa

Abubakar Shekau is Title, Not Identity, Says Military

Chibok: Military Failed to Act on Advance Warning, Alleges Amnesty

We Have no Political or Religious Agenda, Chibok Campaigners Reply DHQ

'Why Japan Didn't Join Search for Abducted Nigerian Girls'

US Court: Kashamu Remains a Fugitive

Jonathan, Anyaoku, Others Eulogise Uwechue

Lagos Warns Against Growing ‘Jungle Justice’

Pandemonium in Lagos over False Terrorist Attack in School

Police Nab Four, Recover Corpse of Pregnant Lady

WapTV’s Kookoorookoo Morning Show Gets Even Bigger

WEF Pools $68bn for Investment in Africa, Scores WEFA High

Senator Esuene Calls for Blanket Security Network

Chibok Schoolgirls: UK Experts Arrive in Nigeria

Lest We All Burn Together

Development Partners to Inject $2bn into Nigeria's Power Sector

Insecurity: FG Allays Fear of Food Shortage by 2015

Concerns Mount over Contract Cost Inflation by Oil Majors

WEFA: Elumelu Advises Global Shapers to Embrace Entrepreneurship

NLNG to Train 180 Nigerian Technicians in South Korea

Oshiomhole Asks LGs to Stop Illegal Taxes, Extortion

The Diary: Lest We All Burn Together

Mckinsey: Africa Needs $2.6tn Investment in Infrastructure

Nigeria Mulls e-CCI from Third Quarter

Airtel’s Founder Bemoans High Taxation in Nigeria

Chams: Identity Assurance Programme’ll Enhance Profitability

Oil Majors Suspend $190bn Investment over Petroleum Industry Bill

NCS Generates N2.1b in Seme in 3 Months

Neglect of Fire Fighters and Safety Challenges at Airports

Embassy: US Team Now in Nigeria

Standing Against Terrorism, 1,050 Leaders from 70 Countries Open WEF in Abuja

FBI Set to Join Hunt for Chibok Schoolgirls

Eminent Persons Who Have Joined The #Bringbackourgirls Campaign

PWC, Auditor General Need 16 Weeks to Account for Oil Revenue

Nigeria Abducted Schoolgirls: Was US Slow to Act?

Malala Yousafzai: Girls in Nigeria Are My Sisters

Insurgents Blow Up Bridge Between Nigeria and Cameroun

Committee on Abduction: Falana Faults Jonathan

Boko Haram: APC Demands National Assembly Probe of Security Budget

Anti-Boko Haram Protests Spread Wider, Demand Release of Abducted Girls

Army: We are Responding Appropriately to Insurgency and Terrorism

USAID, GE Partner Government on Child-Maternal Health

Group Demands Apology from First Lady

Borno People Criticise Treatment of State Officials by Presidency

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Arik Alerts Passengers on New Security Measures at Airports

Chibok Girls: ACF Applauds US, Britain, Others on Decision to Assist Nigeria

Jonathan Meets US Ambassador, Gets More Support, from UN, ECOWAS, Others

Danjuma Endows $5m to Boost Research in Africa

Jonathan: Job Creation is a Priority

Chibok Girls: Anxiety as Nigeria Awaits Arrival of Foreign Security Experts

Three Die as Flood Wreaks Havoc in Ibadan

Amaechi: Creation of Jobs will Assist in the Fight against Insurgency

House Lauds FG for Sustained Funding of Constituency Projects

AfDB, Dangote, Others Press for Visa-free Travel in Africa

NNPC Warns against Ongoing Illegal Contract Scheme

June 12, 1993 As Departure Point

Nigeria’s Border Town with Cameroon, Gamboru, Cut off from the Rest of the Nation

Success of WEF, Blow on Terrorists, Says Jonathan

Mckinsey CEO: Africa Needs $2.6tr Investment in Infrastructure

Sambo Assures GE of Opportunities in Power Sector

Chibok Schoolgirls: Jonathan Meets US Ambassador, Gets More Support, Solidarity from UN, ECOWAS, Others

Army: We Are Responding Appropriately to Counter-Terrorism

Court Reserves Judgment in Dispute over Delta Central Senatorial

Development Partners to Inject $2bn into Nigeria’s Power Sector

Chibok Schoolgirls: Imo Govt Puts Off Carnival Roadshow

Biam: Benue Has Fared Better Under a PDP Government

Anya: No Region Can Force Its Demand on Others

US Navy Transfers Vessel to Nigeria

Jonathan: Schoolgirls’ Kidnap a Turning Point in Boko Haram Conflict

Business Leaders Launch Safe Schools Initiative

US, Nigeria Iron out Modalities on Rescue of Chibok Schoolgirls

FG Rules out Impending Crisis over IOC’s Divestments

Business Leaders Launch Safe Schools Initiative,

Kidnappers of Dutch Nationals in Niger Delta Demand N500m Ransom

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Chibok Indigenes: First Lady Dashed Our Hopes and Expectations

Security Challenges: Ekwueme, Clark, Others Warn against Intimidating Jonathan

Boko Haram: NYSC Initiates Policy for Corps Members to Seek Re-deployment from North-east

WEFA: Abuja Streets Deserted as Residents Observes No Work Order

Nigerian Government Should Have Acted Earlier, Says Annan

Opadokun: Nigerians Must Insist on Card Readers for Ekiti, Osun Elections

Gunmen Kill 5 in Kaduna

NDDC: Niger Delta Youths Give Gas Companies Ultimatum

Barrack Renovation: FG Threatens to Axe Non-performing Contractors

Terrorism: Troops Recover Arms Cache in Three States

13 Years After, Senate Reinstates Dismissed Naval Officer

FCTA: Abuja On-street Parking Still in Place

Switching Agencies and Mounting Expectations

BATNF Reiterates Commitment to Sustainable Social Investment

WORLD CUP 2014: Eagles React to Keshi’s List…

‘Lagos Not Desperate to Win DAWN Games’

As Business Leaders Launch ‘Safe Schools Initiative', Brown Says World Ready to Support Nigeria Against Terror

Britain,China Offers Deployment of Advanced Tracking Technologies in Locating, Rescuing Abducted Girls

FG Partners US to Reduce the Country's 70m Housing Deficit

Nigeria, China Agree to Cooperate on Defence, Security, Counter Terrorism

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Writes Jonathan

W’Bank Group Unfolds $395m PRG Package for Azura, Qua Iboe IPPs

Tight Security in Abuja as WEF Holds

Inclusive Growth: AfDB Wants Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya to Synergise

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Drop 2015 Presidential Ambition, Ohanaeze Urges Igbos

Libel Suit: Court Orders Obasanjo to File Statement of Defence

CBN Calls for Inclusion of Sovereign Wealth Fund in the Constitution

Eight More Girls Abducted in Borno as World Stands Against Boko Haram

Another 300 Killed in Attack on Border Town with Cameroun

FG, New Power Investors Miss Post-Privatisation Targets

Angry Mob Sets Suspected Female Kidnapper Ablaze in Lagos

Sambo: FG Anxious to End Insurgency

Ogbeh, Odumakin Urge Jonathan to Take Actions against Cameroon, Chad and Niger

FCT School Bus Robbery Raises Fear of Another Abduction

Orji, Amsoun, Umeh Condole with Oputa’s Family

Committee Recommends Creation of Ministry of Homeland Security

Jonathan, Amosun, Mimiko Mourn Otedola

Boko Haram: FG Applies for Witnesses’ Protection

Abducted Girls: First Lady’s Intervention Distractive, Says APC

Enugu Youths Threaten Showdown with Police over Detained Colleagues

Court Refuses Application to Arrest Aig-Imoukhuede, IGP, Others

Chibok Schoolgirls: Don Urges Political Class to Close Ranks

Coalition Calls for Release of Abducted Schoolgirls

Jumare: Jonathan Sends Condolence Letter to Conference

C'ttee Wants Ministry of Police Affairs Scrapped

How Congress Set the Stage for Lagos Governorship

Amosun, Osoba Set for Showdown

EPL: Aguero Ruled out of City, Villa Clash

Unity Bank to Raise N39.2bn Via Private Placement, Rights Issue

300 People killed in Boko Haram Attack on Border Town with Cameroon

Jonathan Accepts USA Assistance in Rescuing Abducted Girls

Boko Haram: FG Applies for Witnesses' Protection.

Another 11 Girls Abducted in Borno by Boko Haram

Jonathan Condoles Lagosians, Otedola Family on Former Governor's Death

Another 8 Girls Abducted in Borno by Boko Haram

Bring Back Our Girls: Dabiri-Erewa Condemns Arrest of Protesters

Abducted Girls: First Lady's Intervention Distractive, Says APC

Jonathan: We Must Collectively Rise Against Our Common Enemy

Niger Delta: Gunmen Free Two Nigerian Hostages, Keep Three Dutch

UK Offering ‘Practical Help’ in Search of Kidnapped Schoolgirls

Failing to Curb Crime

Protests over Girls’ Rescue Continue as Shekau Vows to Sell Them

Otedola, Ex-Lagos State Governor, Dies at 87

WEFA: 13 Heads of State, Over 1,000 Delegates Confirm Participation

Tinubu: Boko Haram Out to Destroy the Nigerian Spirit

Jonathan, Eminent Nigerians Eulogise Late Oputa

Jonathan, Kenyatta Vow Not to Succumb to Terrorists

Nyanya Blast: FCT Minister’s Wife Visits Victims as Death Toll Rises to 21

NPC to Deploy Satellite, Biometrics For 2016 Census

N10bn Aircraft Probe: Again, House Snubs Court

Chibok: Igbo Leaders Hail Jonathan’s Approach as Ohanaeze Youths Issue Ultimatum

INEC to Use Permanent Voter Cards for Ekiti, Osun Governorship Polls

14 SSAs, Three Directors Resign Appointments, Membership of APC in Edo

Monday, May 05, 2014

ASUU: Government Approach to Insecurity is Tepid, Ineffective

Lagos Faults US on Plot to Bomb Sheraton Hotel

House Applauds Nigerian Appointed as New York Police Commander

NJC Asks Court to Dismiss Suit by Suspended Rivers Chief Judge

Forget Past Injustices Olanipekun Tells UI VC

Police Absence in Court Stalls Saraki’s Suit against IG

CJN: Nigerian Judges Must Key into ICT

Another Conference Delegate, Jumare Dies

'W'Africa Can Save Funds through Effective Project Management'

Tackling Hunger with Cassava

Michael Otedola, Former Lagos Governor, Dies at 87

US: Kidnapped Girls Taken out of Nigeria

Jonathan, Kenyatta Vow Not to Succumb to Terrorists

WEF: 13 Heads of State, Over 1000 Delegates Confirm Participation

Security: Nigeria Will be Better, Says Sultan of Sokoto

Chibok: Igbo Leaders Hail Jonathan's Approach

Abducted Schoolgirls, "booty of war", Says Shekau

Keyamo Asks FG to Probe Death of Nigerian Student in Dubai

Patience Jonathan in Tears Over 276 Abducted Girls

N10b Aircraft Probe: House of Reps Snubs Court

Gunmen Abduct Three Dutch Nationals in Niger Delta

Oputa's Death: Okorocha Visits Family, Assures Befitting Burial

World Economic Forum: FG Assures of Adequate Security, Power at Airports

Media Chat: House Flays Jonathan’s Statement on Probes by Legislators, Defection

Schoolgirls Abduction: Borno Students Call for a Worldwide Classroom Boycott on Wednesday

Chibok: Students Protest in Calabar, Demand Unconditional Release of Colleagues

Boko Haram Leader Vows to Sell Abducted Schoolgirls

Obembe Elected New NMA President

APC: Sylva is Unfazed by Betrayal of Deputy, Aides

Sunday, May 04, 2014

Jonathan: We Are Seeking Obama’s Assistance over Security Challenges

Chibok: CAN Releases Names of 180 Abducted Schoolgirls

Transcorp, NNPC Sign Production Sharing Contract for OPL 281

Report Claims Boko Haram Has Benefited from $70m Overseas Funding

Security Beefed up in Lagos over US Terror Alert

APC Urges Jonathan to Visit Chibok

2013 Financial RESULTS/ part 2: Nigeria’s Top Banks: How They Rank

Eminent Jurist, Oputa, Passes on at 96

NLC: Terrorists Taking Advantage of Nigeria's Unpreparedness, Weak Infrastructure

We Won’t Tolerate Grazing Reserve in South-east, Say Igbos

Insurgency: Minister Warns against Politicisation of National Security

FG to Set up Comprehensive Data System for Security, Devt

Chibok: South-east Govs Demand Names, Identities of Abducted Students

WEFA: IG Orders Security Cordon Around Abuja

Again, FG Bars Sanusi from Travelling, Seizes His Passport

LPDC Resumes Hearing on Petition against SAN

Wada Warns Oil Rich Community to be Law-abiding

Kwankwaso Advises FG to Change Strategy against Boko Haram

Lone Suicide Bomber Arrested in Yobe

Nine Killed in Auto Crash in Sokoto

Utomi: Nigeria Needs Stronger Institutions for Devt, Not Strong Personalities

Family Denies Exonerating Fayose of Complicity in Daramola's Murder

200 More New Homes on Offer as Draw Holds on Wednesday

Oshiomhole: FG Cannot Supervise States, LGs

North-east Insurgency: Lake Chad Research Institute Relocates to Gombe

Generator Fumes Kill Family of Seven in Lagos

Athletes Observe Break at Ibile Games

We Are All Now from Chibok


Lone Suicide Bomber Arrested in Damaturu

Nyanya: FCT Minister Asks Relatives to Claim Corpses of Victims

Chibok: CAN Releases Names of Abducted Schoolgirls

LPDC Resumes Hearing in Petition Against SAN

Abacha’s Era Painted Nigeria in Bad Light, Says Ex-Envoy

WEFA 2014: IGP Orders Security Cordon Around Abuja

Boko Haram: JTF Foils Suicide-Bomb Attack in Damaturu

Jonathan Speaks on Current National Issues Sunday

US: We Will Help Nigeria Find Abducted Girls, Punish Perpetrators

Police Arrest Suspect over APC Youth Leader’s Death in Lagos

APC Fixes Fresh Congress in Anambra

US: We Will Help Nigeria Find

Nigeria’s Top Banks: How They Rank

FG to Relocate Nyanya Motor Park

Chibok: Retired General Sabo Heads Fact Finding Committee

Insurgency: Gowon Recalls War Experience, Says Jonathan is Doing His Best

Tambuwal Advocates Unity to Confront Challenges in Nigeria

Humphrey Nwosu: My Greatest Regret is Inability to Declare Winner of June 12, 1993 Election

Abducted Girls: Falana Declines Presidential Panel Appointment

Analysts Rule out Subsidy Removal Before General Elections

Jonathan Speaks on Current National Issues Today

NWA Protests Purported Merger with NNFA, Writes Labour Minister

Lobby Begins for Gulak’s Job

Don’t Dismiss Nyako’s Memo, Wamakko Tells FG

NUJ Wants Press Freedom Included in Constitution

Navy Releases Containers of Seized Explosives to Consignee

US Warns Citizens in Nigeria

Borno Elders to Patience: Your Husband is Borno’s CSO, not Shettima

NDIC Reviews Strategic Plan to Enhance Performance

Defence Hqtrs, NOSDRA Mull Plans against Illegal Crude Refineries, Oil Spillage

Ghost Workers: Logistics, Threats Delay Full Implementation of IPPIS, GFMIS

Boko Haram: Borno Indigene Decries Forced Closure of Schools

Saturday, May 03, 2014

Fayemi: Unlike Before, I Am Running on a Record Now

Achieving Reliable National Electronic Identity System

Telecoms, Key to Nigeria’s Global Economic Ranking

The New Opportunity for Indigenous Ship-owners to Lift Crude Oil

Abducted Girls, Jonathan Meets Shettima, Borno Officials

Wrath of God Will Descend on Boko Haram, Says FG

Presidential Media Chat Holds Sunday

Abducted Girls: We Registered 530 Male, Female Students For Exams, Says WAEC

Amid Tightened Security, 1000 Leaders Go Ahead with Summit

Okonjo-Iweala: Freeing Abducted Schoolgirls, FG’s Biggest Priority

ACF Alleges Sabotage in War Against Terrorism

Court Dismisses Akingbola's Application to Quash N47bn Theft Charges

US Did not Criticise Nigeria on Insecurity in the North Says Adefuye

Church May Settle 30-Year Leadership Crisis Weekend

Nwabueze : How Jonathan Can Salvage National Conference

How the N1.2bn Centenary City Compensation Fund Will Be Shared

Friday, May 02, 2014

Nigerian Woman Delivers Baby in British Airways Flight

One Dead as Navy Raids Alleged Illegal Maritime School

Pension Scam: EFCC Re-arraigns Adeleke, 11 Others over N5.6bn Fraud

Mohammed, Akinjide, Condemn Nyanya Blasts, Visits Victims

Col Dungs, Former MILAD of Delta State Dies at 62

Northern Youths Ask Jonathan to Sack Service Chiefs if ...

Gombe Women Plan Peaceful Protest over Abducted Chibok Girls

World Press Freedom Day: Free Press in Our Collective Interest

Remembering the ‘Chibok 234’ as Borno Schools Reopen

N10b on Chartered Jets: Diezani, Lawmakers and the Curious Court Order

When Enugu Community Honoured Ekweremadu

Add Flavour to Your Home with Accessories

Paul Okoku: But for My Football Skills, My Father Would Have Gone Blind

When Chickens Come Home to Roost

Abducted Girls : Jonathan Sets up Committee

How Jonathan Can Salvage National Conference, by Nwabueze

FG: Partial Subsidy Removal Yields N462 billion

2nd Nyanya Bomb Blast: Casualty Now 19 Dead, 60 Injured, Says NEMA

Jonathan Meets Security Chiefs, Others

Court Asked to Compel FG to Provide Security for Schools

Boko Haram: Ekweremadu Tasks Scientists on Anti-terrorism Device

Global Terrorism Up by 43% in 2013

Northern Youths Leaders Forum Calls for Sack of Service Chiefs If Insurgency Persists

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Second Nyanya Bomb Blast Fuels Fear of Political Motive

May Day: Labour, CSOs, Kaduna Women Protest over Schoolgirls

U.S. Offers to Help in Hunt for Kidnapped Students

Half of a Yellow Sun Encounters Roadblock in Nigeria

Jonathan: Nigeria is Not Poor

Ex-deputy Senate President, Pam, Attah Die

Chibok: DHQ Concedes Information Dissemination to Borno

Schoolgirls Abduction: Chikwe’s Comment Insensitive, Absurd, Says APC

Jonathan, Govs Assure Workers of Better Future

Unions Demand Improved Welfare

National Conference Secretariat: Why We Extended Sitting

Oando Extends Completion Date for Acquisition of ConocoPhillips’ Nigerian Assets

Okah Sues Prisons, Demands N500m for Violation of Rights

ASUU Issues Seven-day Final Ultimatum to LASU

Amaechi urges labour to lead war against graft, injustice

Fashola seeks collective action against insecurity

Uduaghan promises more attention to welfare

Akwa Ibom to enact law on pension scheme

Aviation workers protest merger bid

Oshiomhole advises workers to be patriotic

Dickson advocates non-partisan civil service

Mimiko seeks more support from workers

Osun workers hold parallel rallies

Ekiti workers warn against violence

Amosun promises workers 1,000 housing units, loans

Bauchi NLC decries growing insecurity, unemployment

Orji lauds workers for promoting security, democracy

Enugu workers demand wage increase

Students, civil society groups protest in Ilorin

Ortom: No Project Will be Abandoned in the Aviation Industry

SAHCOL Receives Award for Excellent Service Delivery

Nahco aviance Wins Aviation Company of the Year

Searchers Dismiss Bay of Bengal Wreckage as MH370

Nyanya Blast: 12 Confirmed Dead, 19 Injured

2nd Nyanya Bomb Blast: Nine Bodies Taken to Mortuary, 11 Receiving Treatment in Hospitals

Two Camerounians Nabbed at Bomb Blast Scene

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May Day: Labour, CLOs Protest FG Failure to Free Chibok Schoolgirls

Okah Drags Prisons Authorities to Court, Demands N500m for Violation of Rights

Orji Lauds Workers for Promoting Security, Democracy in Abia

We’ve Not Been Promoted in Eight Years, Plateau Workers Lament

May Day: Enugu Workers Demand Wage Increase

Chibok Tragedy: PENGASSAN Boycotts May Day Rally, Asks FG to Explore Foreign Collaboration to Find Missing Girls

Former Deputy Senate President, Wash Pam, Dies in Abuja

Chibok School Girls: Chikwe's Comment Insensitive, Absurd, Says APC

May Day: Uduaghan Assures Better Welfare for Workers

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Former Deputy Senate President, Wash Pam is Dead

Labour Cites Conflicting Political Interests, Other Factors as Undermining Security

Tambuwal: Nigeria Drifting Due to Lack of Social Justice

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Shell: Planned Sale of Oil Assets May Take Longer

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