This Day News Archive for January 2015

Friday, January 30, 2015

I’ll Have The Salad Please

Launching my Book, The Pains of a Country

How Akpabio Inflicts Uncommon Pain on LG Workers

Agriculture to the Rescue as Crude Oil’s Economic Relevance Fades Rapidly

Kuku: Only Northern Leaders Can Stop Boko Haram

Reject Advisors’ Voices and Show Up for Debate, Buhari Told

Presidential Election: YBE Poll Gives Jonathan Marginal Victory

SC Frees Lebanese Sentenced to Life for Unlawful Importation of Firearms

Jonathan Not President of Ijaw Nation Alone - PDP

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Babangida: All Presidential Candidates Have My Support

Boko Haram Plans to Bomb Soft Targets Using Livestock, Warns FG

APC Welcomes Soludo’s Prognosis on Economy

Former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Chukwuma Soludo

China to Buy More Crude Oil from Nigeria

Nigerian Farmers Displaced by US Company’s Land Grab

FG Confirms Plan to Privatise NigComSat

House Members Hold Secret Budget Defence Meetings

IYC Accuses Danjuma of Bias over Call for Asari-Dokubo, Tompolo’s Arrest

Jonathan Pledges to Build Presidential Resort in Mambilla, Denies Supporting Insurgency

NMA Calls on FG, Security Agencies to Intervene as Health Workers’ Attacks on Hospitals Intensify

Displaced Persons to Get 432 Free Homes in Borno

CSOs, Others Ask FG, States to Declare Work-free Day for Voters to Collect PVCs

Six Years After, FG Renews Chevron’s Licence for 20 Years

NEMA Advocates Installation of Hi-tech Speed Monitoring Gadgets

Lagos Protests FG’s Ban on Advertisements on Federal Roads

Moro: Buhari’s Certificate Saga, a Constitutional Requirement

Rayo Vallecano Names Stadium Gate after Agbonavbare

FIRS Generates N4.69tn Revenue in 2014

Pride of Africa

The Chance of Prosperity Versus Poverty of Austerity

Boko Haram: Military Recaptures Michika .

Military: Child Soldiers, Female Suicide Bombers Involved in Mongonu, Maiduguri Attacks


242 Election Tribunals' Members Constituted

Tompolo Replies Danjuma, Accuses Him of Ignoring APC’s Tirades

NMA Calls on FG, Security Agencies to Intervene as JOHESU Attacks on Hospitals Intensify

CSOs, SAN Ask FG, States to Declare Work-Free Day for Voters to Collect PVCs

House in Secret Budget Defence

APC to Boycott BON-organised Radio, TV Debates

NEMA Moves Relief Materials to Nigerian Refugees in Niger

Group Asks Court to Stop INEC from Insisting on Only PVC for Voting

Group Asks Court to Stop INEC from Insist on Only PVC for Voting

Fashola's Gaffe as PDP's Gains

Politics and the Curse of Old Age

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Akure Stands Still for Jonathan as Buhari Fires Up Jalingo

…Akinyemi, Kukah, Others Push for Adherence to Peace Accord

FG Raps Soludo, Accuses Him of Misrepresenting Economic Facts

Lone Gunman Kills Seven, Injures 14 in Kaduna

Fayose Tells APC to Allow Buhari to Seek Medical Treatment Abroad

PDP Seeking Spurious Court Injunction to Stop Election, Says APC

Danjuma Calls for Asari-Dokubo, Others’ Arrest over Reckless Statements

Ex-Militants Hindering Jonathan's Campaign in the North, Says Khuaila

Oil Marketers Demand Refund on New Petrol Pump Price

Pelt Politicians With Your Votes, Not Stones, Says Lamido of Adamawa

Certificate Saga: Complainants in Suit against Buhari Allege Threat to Their Lives

Court Lifts Telecoms Firms’ Suspension of APC’s Fundraising Platform

Judiciary Workers Allege Attempt to Smear Union, Break Leadership

AI: Military was Warned of Boko Haram Attacks on Baga, Monguno

Gunmen Attack Speaker of Cross River Assembly

Salami Raises the Alarm over Attempt to Politicise the Judiciary

IG Orders Prosecution of Suspects Arrested in Connection with Election Violence

Polls: NYSC DG Reads Riot Act to Corps Members

Speaker Weeps as Lamido Presents Last Budget

Youth Leader Urges Buhari to Emulate Obama, to Restore Integrity

NGO: Youths Have a Critical Role to Play in Nigeria

NLNG Spotlights 2014 Literature Prize Winner, Ukala

FG Has No Plan to Sell NigComSat, Says Alale

Buitelaar: Our Data Service Offerings Will Boost Nigerian Economy

Elections: IGP Commissions Joint Operation Centre for Security Agencies

Election Debate: NEDG Denies Leaking Questions to Jonathan, PDP

GP Charges Youths to Refuse Being Used as Political Thugs

Jonathan: Why I’ve Not Done Much for the South-south

Complainants in Suit against Buhari Allege Threat to Their Life

Buhari's Certificate: PDP Accuses INEC of Complicity

Akwa Ibom INEC Issues PVCs to ECOWAS Nationals

NERC Grants Licence for Construction of 500MW Coal Power Plant

IG Orders Prosecution of Suspected Political Thugs

FG Raps Soludo, Accuses Him of Deliberately Misquoting Economic Facts

Ekiti Elders Wade into Polytechnic Crisis, Beg Protesting Workers

NNPC Releases 1,500 Trucks of Kerosene to C’River

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Afenifere Endorses Jonathan

APC Alleges Plot to Use Judiciary to Scuttle Democracy

CBN May Stop Forex Sales for Goods that Can Be Made in Nigeria

‘Nigerian Lives Matter’ Leads Anti-Boko Haram Protest in London

Water is More Lethal than Boko Haram in Nigeria

I Gave up My Senatorial Ambition to Ensure Security of Deltans, Says Uduaghan

Chikere, Others Train 94 Niger Deltans in ICT

INEC: We Have Distributed 42.77m PVCs, 145,000 Card Readers

Nebo: Nigeria Needs 160,000MW to Satisfy Demand for Stable Power

Total Completes Gas Pipeline to Alaoji Power Station

Boko Haram Bomb Maker Arrested by Security Forces

EU to Dedicate Two Extra Months to Scrutinise Post-election Petitions in Nigeria

APC Fundraising Portal: NCC to Sanction Service Provider for Breach of Regulations

Okorocha’s Failed Promise to Students Causes Riot in Owerri

Bomb Explosions Rock Ohanaeze Ndigbo Secretariat

EFCC Partners UK, US, Australia, Others to Fight Corruption

Jega in the Thick of the Storm

Buhari vs Jonathan: Beyond the Election

INEC Distributes 42.77m PVCs, 145,000 Card Readers

APC Fund Raising Portal: NCC to Sanction Service Provider for Breach of Regulations

Presidential Election: Afenifere Rejects Candidates Opposed to National Confab Report

Judiciary Funding: NBA Heads Team to Monitor Compliance

Bomb Explosion at Ohaneze Ndigbo Secretariat

APC Warned against Plagiarising Power Sector Reform Document

Former Super Eagles Goalkeeper, Agbonavbare, Succumbs to Cancer

EU to Dedicate Two Extra Months to Scrutinise Nigeria;s Post-Election Petitions

Corruption: EFCC Begins Partnership with UK, USA, Australia, Others

IBB's Children on PDP Campaign Train in Niger

Stop Insulting Office of President - Minister

Between Popularity and Popular Votes

Kogi FA, SWAN Mourn Musa Abdullahi

Monday, January 26, 2015

Thousands of APC Members Defect to PDP in Niger, Kebbi

Buhari’s Certificate: Lawyer in Court, Seeks Disqualification

APC: Jonathan, PDP are Terrified of Feb Elections

Konga Now Most Visited Nigerian Site

Rift between US, Nigeria Impeding Fight against Boko Haram

53 Insurgents Killed as Jonathan Promises More Equipment for Troops This Week

New Clearance Procedure Boosts Customs Revenue by N167.7bn

Gwarzo Harps on Investor Education to Facilitate Capital Market Development

Agric Minister Lauds Lawmakers over GES Bill

5,000 IDPs Registered in Maiduguri after Capture of Monguno

Task to Keep Nigeria One Not Negotiable, Says Jonathan

MOD: Gusau Was Never Buhari’s Class or Schoolmate

Military Gallantry in Maiduguri in Tandem with President’s Fight against Insurgency, Says Wakil

NCC: Why We Shut Down APC’s Fundraising Platform

Health Workers Urged to Call off Strike

Fashola Warns Police against Partisanship

Nebo: Embedded Power Will Solve Nigeria's Electricity Problems

Catching the Black Swan: How the SNB Changed the Landscape of Currency Markets on January 15th

‘Telecoms Sector in Nigeria is Overtaxed’

Boko Haram Attacks Michika Again; Military, Hunters Battle for Control

Military to Scale Up Action against Insurgency in 2 Weeks, Says Jonathan

FUPRE Students Protest Increased Fees, Barricade East-West Road

Lawyer Asks Court to Disqualify Buhari over Certificate

Total Curfew Lifted in Maiduguri

‘Why NCC Shut Down APC’s Fund Raising Platform’

Monguno Capture: Maiduguri Records 5,000 IDPs

Teaching Hospital Boss Wants Incessant Strikes Banned

Military Gallantry in Maiduguri Evidence of Jonathan's Fight against Insurgency - Wakil

Over 2000 APC Members in Suleja Decamp to PDP

Sunday, January 25, 2015

US: Nigeria’s Election Must Hold as Scheduled

Military Routs Insurgents in the Battle to Capture Maiduguri

Government Keen on Economic Diversification to Mitigate Drop in Oil Price

FG Stops Advertisements on Federal Roads in Lagos

Certificate Saga: Hausa Language Was Not Offered in 1961, Says Report

Buhari’s Certificate Saga: Police Deny Murder of College’s Principal

Health Workers Attack Doctors on Duty in Abuja

CMD appeals to JOHESU to end three-month-old strike

Amaechi: Jonathan’s Takeover of Stadium Undemocratic

Jonathan Visits Winners’ Chapel, Seeks Prayers, Support

Ohanaeze Crisis Deepens as Caretaker Begins Probe of Past Regimes

THISDAY Bags Excellence in Media Award

NSA: FG Mulls Ban on Porn Websites

AU to Recognise Nigeria’s Efforts on Polio Eradication

FG to Resist Plans by Opposition to Form Alternative Govt

Statesmen Should Refrain from Telling Lies, Ajimobi Tells Ladoja

PMS Pump Price Reduction and The Economy – My Take Away

Former Eagles Coach, Musa Abdullahi, Passes on

When Warri Froze for a People’s General

Google Launches Online Portal for 2015 Elections

Babangida, Wammako, Juwah Others, Win in Sun Awards

JUSUN Suspends Strike in Federal Courts

Jonathan Campaign Vehicles Burnt in Niger

Boko Haram Kill, Kidnap Youths and Women in 6 Adamawa Villages

Cambridge University: Hausa Language Not Offered in 1961 Exams

Maiduguri Attack: Shettima Commends Military’s Resilience

Gusau Did not Attend Katsina College with Buhari - Fani-Kayode

Boko Haram Capture Monguno but Lose 56, Repelled from Maiduguri

Boko Haram Attack on Maiduguri: Hundreds of Thousands of Civilians at Grave Risk – Amnesty Int’l

Curfew Imposed on Maiduguri as Military Fight for 2 Borno Towns Under Boko Haram Attack

Maiduguri Under Attack

Jonathan in Lagos Sunday, Interacts with Business Leaders

Saturday, January 24, 2015



Buhari and the Burden of Expectations

Jonathan: We'll Conquer Boko Haram, Rebuild Destroyed Communities

Arise News Records another Milestone, Now on DStv, GOtv

US Congress to Hold ‘Nigeria on the Brink ‘ Hearing

Djebah: Why Okowa is Best for Delta

As Wike Forges Ahead Against All Odds

Peter Enahoro: They Don’t Make Them Anymore

My ‘Controversial Meeting’ with the President

Hate Speech, Violence and 2015 Election

Boko Haram Frees 192 Persons Abducted from Yobe

NNPC: January Gas Supply Down by 50% due to Pipeline Vandalism

Elections: NBC Cautions Broadcast Stations against Offensive Messages

Kifasi Urges Permanent Secretaries to Maintain Transparency, Effectiveness

Jega: Our Database is Fortified, Can’t Be Hacked

Armed Soldiers Lead PDP Takeover of Rivers Stadium

Fire Razes Buildings at Army Barracks in Ibadan

‘N220bn MSME Fund’ll Boost Economy, Employment’

Oil Palm Sector and Burden of Trade Liberalisation

Arise News arrives on DStv AND GOtv

Boko Haram Razes Borno Village

IGP Orders Crackdown on Political Thugs

UN Will Support Nigeria to Defeat Boko Haram, Says Ibn Chambas

CNN Verdict An Affirmation of Global Confidence in Nigeria's Economy - PDP

Presidential Candidates’ Non-Violence Pact Not Effective, Says Odinkalu

Hospital Chiefs Urge End to Strike, as Facility Loses Lives, N100m Revenue

Friday, January 23, 2015

Attacks on Jonathan in Katsina, Bauchi: This Nonsense Must Stop, Says Presidency

...As President Heads to Maiduguri, Shettima Demands Respect for Him

Shekau’s Threat Unites Chad, Niger, Cameroon against Terrorists

Shekau’s Threat Unite Chad, Niger, Cameroon against Terrorists

Tumbling Oil Prices: Agric Now Life-line, Says Jonathan

INEC Sticks to Election Time-table as Prominent Lawyers Say They can Constitutionally Postpone It

FG Will Prosecute those Using Children as Suicide Bombers, Says Adoke

Fayemi, Oni to Receive Pensions as Fayose Signs 2015 Budget

DHQ Blogsite Hacked

‘Obey Laws of Foreign Nations’

Four Die in Enugu Auto-crash

Group Set to Premiere Dance of Vipers

‘We Didn’t Authorise Use of Fela’s Picture’

Melaye Donates Water Pumps to Community

Women March for Their ‘Champion’, President Jonathan

FG Compounds Epileptic Power Supply, Says Senate Committee

Okocha, Amaechi’s Chief of Staff, Not Under House Arrest - Police

Nigerian Dagogo-Jack Named President of American Diabetes Association

Osun: Tribunal to Communicate Judgement Date as PDP, APC Submit Final Addresses

I Met My Wife in a Bookshop, Thanks to My Reading Habit

Honda plans all-electric Models, Plug-in hybrids by 2018

Nissan, NASA Partner to Develop, Deploy Autonomous Drive Vehicles

Why Hyundai Will Build the Santa Cruz

Elon Musk Tells Detroit: Tesla Exists Because you Wouldn’t Build Good EVs

Pedestrian Safety: Rules For Joggers

4 Ways to Fix a Decorating Disaster

The Things That Count Against Jonathan

Jonathan, Boko Haram and the Truth That Must Be Told

Fuel Price Reduction Palava

Jennifer Olize’s Meteoric Fame

media gaffes

Celebrating Anenih’s Lifetime of Achievements

Eku Edewor: Money Can’t buy the sort of Professionalism that I Have

Dr. Poly Emenike: How Books He Read Turned Houseboy, Hawker to Billionaire

Dolapo Osinbajo: Nigeria of My Dream

DHQ Blogsite Hacked, Shut Down, but Restored

Attacks on Jonathan: This Nonsense Must Stop, Says Presidency

Oil Price Dip: Agric is the Life-line - Jonathan

APGA Adopts as PDP candidate, Ugwuany, for Enugu Guber

FG Will Prosecute those Using Children as Suicide Bombers - Adoke

INEC will Implement Election Guidelines to the Letter, Says Jega

APGA Adopts as PDP candidate, Ugwuanyi, for Enugu Guber

Jonathan Commiserates With King Salman, Saudi Arabians, on King Abdullah's Death

Thursday, January 22, 2015

INEC Not Considering Shift in Polls as Dasuki Says PVC Collection Needs More Time

PDP: Buhari’s Statement of Result is a Forgery

NBS: Nigerian Economy Generated 349,343 Jobs in Third Quarter of 2014

Nigeria’s Prospects of Defeating Boko Haram Look Bleak

Agric Minister: Bird Flu Now in Seven States, Suspected in 140,000 Birds

US May Send Kerry to Meet with Jonathan, Buhari, Jega on Elections

Jonathan: Boko Haram Diverting Attention from My Achievements

FG Shuts Down Buhari-Osinbajo Fundraising Platform

Political Party Disowns Presidential Candidate Sunday Okobi?

‘10,000 Jobs Lost through Bad Policy in Ogun’

African States to Seek UN Mandate to Fight Boko Haram

Boko Haram: FG to Recall Nigerian Troops from Peacekeeping Missions

EFCC Assures Foreign Nations of Collaboration in Anti-corruption War

Poster War: Lagos Drags PDP to Court Decries illegal display of campaign materials

JAMB Advises Candidates to Register Before January 30 Deadline

Northern Group Drags Buhari to ICC over Election Violence

Presidential Committee Yet to Redeem N35bn Pledge to Insurgency Victims

Presidency Orders New Sources of Power Supply to Borno

Agusto Wins Microsoft World Championship

Health Workers Vow to Continue Strike

Sambo to Inaugurate Five Ultra-modern Rail Coaches in Benue Friday

NEMA Records 44,398 Internally Displaced Persons in 2014

Aregbesola Visits Warring Communities, Commends Residents for Embracing Peace

Fire Destroys Six Hostels in FGGC Kazaure

UNAIDS: Nigeria to Commence Production of Anti-retroviral Drugs

FAAN to Double Passenger Capacity at MMIA

Assessment of Jonathan

Civil Society Rejects Calls for Postponement of Elections

Pump Price: Abuja Chamber Calls for Further Reduction

Shekarau: Violence to Settle Scores in Democracy is Devilish

Buhari Petitions Police, SSS, INEC Over Fayose's Death Advert

PDP Tenders Evidence Buhari's Certificate is Forged

PVCs Collection To End February 8

Buhari’s Supporters Stone Jonathan’s Campaign Train in Bauchi

Ekiti PDP Insists Buhari’s Certificate is Fake

Jonathan's Sister to be Buried Friday

Fani-Kayode: Buhari Has Capacity for Violence

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Buhari’s School Silences PDP over Certificate Saga

Jonathan Visits Emir of Kano, Excited over Crowd at Rally

At 20, THISDAY Celebrates Trailblazing, Robust Journalism

Shekau Threatens Nigeria’s Neighbours, Claims Responsibility for Baga Attack

PDP, APC Condemn Attack on Jonathan’s Convoy in Katsina

Lagos Orders Removal of Jonathan’s Campaign Posters

Power: Jonathan Inherited Only 2,800MW, Says Nebo

Sultan, Onaiyekan Caution Politicians on Hate Messages

FG Clears Extra 1,669 PHCN Workers for Severance Payments

Two New IDPs Camps Established in Maiduguri

We’re Not against the North, Say Ekiti Stakeholders

Kuffour Heads ECOWAS 250-man Observation Team to Nigeria’s Polls

Security Agencies Promise to Ensure Fairness During February Elections

Akeredolu: PDP is Showing Signs of Desperation


2015 Elections: A Time to Choose…3

Any Development Recommendations for Candidates?

Samsung Denies Report of Takeover Talks with BlackBerry

Call Your Followers to Order, Commission tells Jonathan, Buhari

Taraba:11 Killed, Scores Missing in Gunmen Attack

PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation Condemns Attack on Jonathan's Convoy

Buhari : My Certificates with the Army Secretary

Bird Flu Hits Five Additional States

Execution: Group Urges FG to Recall Ambassador from Indonesia

The Two Sides to February

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Two Britons Arrested over Bribe Involving Gunboats Sold to Tompolo

Army: We Do Not Have Buhari’s Certificate

Emefiele: Nigeria Will Remain on JP Morgan Index

Fashola Unveils Fund-raising Strategy for Buhari, Alleges FG Has Shut down APC Website

Mistrust between Nigeria, Cameroun Stalls Fight against Boko Haram

…United Nations Backs African Force to Fight Sect

29 Ships to Arrive Lagos

APGA Guber Ticket: Otti Threatens Legal Action against Ufomba

I Won’t Probe Elechi, But No Room for Corruption, Says Umahi

ICC to Prosecute All Parties to War Crimes in Nigeria

TUC, NLC Deny Plans to Mobilise for Further Reduction in Fuel Price

Ekwueme, Clark, Southern Leaders Meet in Enugu, Decry Rising Spate of Insecurity

Mimiko Presents N130bn Budget to Assembly

IBB Says He is Glad He Received the National Identity Card While Alive

Odivwri, THISDAY Editor, Presents The Pains of a Country at NIIA on Tuesday

Soldiers Intercept Truck Load of 3,600 Ballot Boxes

Senator Udoma’s Mum, Lady Grace Udoma, Passes on

‘IG Didn’t Break Peace Accord’

Social Media Awards Holds in Lagos this Weekend

Al-Makura’s Campaign DG’s Pregnant Daughter Assassinated

‘Operating Cost Hindering Growth of MFBs in Nigeria’

Avoiding the Pitfalls in Public Offers

When a Public Mistake Requires an Old Fashioned Apology

Barca Evokes 1997 King’s Cup Thriller Vs Atletico

Looking the Other Way

Jonathan: Economic Challenges Wont Negatively Affect Nigerians

US Groups List Boko Haram as major challenge to February General Elections

FG Targets $3bn Export Earnings Annually Through Textile Policy

Ekwueme, Clark, Southern Leaders Decry Rising Spate of Insecurity

‘FG Will Not Review Budget Benchmark Now’

Mbu now AIG Lagos

PDP Disowns Fayose on Advert on Buhari

Army: We Don't Have Buhari's WASC Certificate, Nor Photocopy

Three Arrested As Rector Close Down Ado Poly Over Students' Protest

?Civil Society Group Condemns Fayose over Advertorial on Buhari

Sponsored Youths warn Patience Jonathan Against Attending Presidential Rally in Bayelsa

SEPLAT Gets January 30 Deadline for Takeover of Afren

Six Foreign Firms, Dangote to Begin Mining Gold, Iron Ore in 2015

Resolving the Cooking Gas Supply Logjam

Edo’s Goal to Become Nigeria's Food Basket

Monday, January 19, 2015

Baraje Flays Fayose over Attack on Buhari

IBB Endorses Buhari, Says Retired Generals Will Back Him

Mixed Reactions Trail Reduction of Petrol Price

EFCC, Met Police Commence Investigations on Govs, Ministers, Others

Nigeria, Boko Haram Not America’s Priority, Says Retired US Army Chief

24 Hours After, Most Stations Yet to Comply with New Pump Price

Jonathan: Nigeria Needs Her True Friends to Fight Insurgency

Army Postpones Court-martial of Brigadier General, 21 Others in Lagos

Fani-Kayode Faults Keyamo’s Comments on Jonathan

Jega Admits Mistakes in 2011 Polls, Plans Credible Elections in 2015

Fall in Oil Price: Don Advocates Cut in Public Officers’ Jumbo Pay

Wakil Gives 48-hour Ultimatum to Reconnect Maiduguri Power

FG Deplores Refusal of Six Northern States to Sponsor Christian Pilgrimage

Be Conscious of the Aspirations of Younger Generation, Leaders Told

Elechi Sacks SSG, Others Resign

Quadri Appeals for Corporate Nigeria Support


Retired Generals will Support Buhari - IBB

Security, Education and Agriculture My Priority - Buhari

Jonathan: PDP Believes in One Indivisible Nigeria, Says He Doesn't Hate the North

Stop Mudslinging, Sultan Tells Jonathan, Buhari

The Certificate Brouhaha

Sunday, January 18, 2015

FG Slashes Price of Petrol to N87/Litre

Buhari: I Had a Cold, Not Cancer

Egbin Power Boosts National Grid with Additional 220MW

Five Killed, 36 Injured in Yobe Suicide Bombing

Mu’azu Fails to Reintegrate Kalu into Abia PDP at Campaign Rally

Former APC Chairman, Three Lawmakers, Others Defect to PDP in Yobe

Bauchi Gov Pledges 100% Votes for Jonathan

Army: Protesting Soldiers Dismissed for Cowardice, Indiscipline

Boko Haram Attacks Adamawa Village Again

Two Nigerians Executed for Drug Trafficking in Indonesia

Rights Group Asks Joanathan, Buhari, Others to Endorse Seven-point Anti-corruption Programme

Martin Luther King’s Legacy Extends beyond American Shores, Says Adefuye

Dickson to TAN: Take Your Campaign to States Where the Opposition Has Greater Control

Yuguda: Economy Working Despite Fiscal Challenges

Gombe Explosion: Doctors Overwhelmed, Says NMA Boss

Arewa Youths, NANA Endorse Jonathan for Presidency

FMBN’s NHF Monthly Collection Hits N2.4bn

Olashore School Commences International Road Shows

Rivers: Why We Refused PDP Use of Stadium for Presidential Rally

16 Years After, Court Declares FG’s Ban on Abalaka’s HIV Vaccine Illegal

Two Armed Robbers Killed in C’River

Fidelity Bank Assures Customers of Better Services

Group Floats Trust Fund for Easy Financial Access

Pilots: Further Lufthansa Strikes Likely

FG Reduces Petrol Price

Unknown Gunmen Kill Soldier, Civilian in Checkpoint Attack

Security Agencies to Deploy 360,000 Operatives for Elections

Boko Haram Abducts 80 Children, Others in Cameroon

Suicide Bomber kills 5 in Potiskum

Lawyers in Justice Ministry Give Strike Notice

Court Legalises Abalaka's HIV Vaccine, 16 Years After

OPEC Likely Gaining Fight Against Shale Oil as US Oil Rigs Slump

Akpabio Berates Ngige over Criticism of Akwa Ibom

Church Leaders in Plateau Cautioned Against Partisan Politics

A’Ibom: G22 Governors, Opposition to Form Pan-Akwa Ibom Govt.

Saturday, January 17, 2015



Obasanjo as Nigeria's Moral Compass

As Campaigns Hot up, Candidates Intensify Mutual Accusations

Sanusi: Insurgency Gaining Ground Because Nigeria is a Weak State

US Wants IDPs Enfranchised, Lauds Jonathan’s Visit to Borno

Emefiele Faults JP Morgan’s Report on Nigeria’s Liquidity Position

UN: Children in North-east Nigeria Desperately Need Protection from Terrorism

‘Nigeria’s Economy Strong, Stable under Jonathan’

FG Inaugurates New Executive Management Team for FMBN

Lagos Cancer Awareness

‘Investiture of New Surveyors Illegal’

Boko Haram: Hong Stakeholders Call for Assistance

The Battle for Ikeja Hotels Plc

Hitch-free Election: INEC to Meet APC, PDP, Others on Wednesday

Boko Haram: Adamawa Community Seeks Help

Friday, January 16, 2015

APC, PDP, Commend Jonathan's Morale-boosting Maiduguri Visit

Obasanjo Dumps PDP Candidate, Declares Support for Amosun

Yobe Has Spent N10bn on Insurgency, Claims Gaidam

Monthly Revenue Falls to N490bn Amidst Tumbling Oil Prices

‘Jonathan Not Sincere on Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls’

Fire Guts Another Market in Lagos

Police Detain Rams for Goring 65-yr old Woman

LS Scientific Ventures into Lab Design

UAMC Holds 74th Annual Conference

Jonathan Tasked to Complete Makurdi-Enugu Road

FG Delivers Trailers of Relief Materials to Baga IDPs *As NEMA Recruits 900

Dickson Assures Patience Jonathan of Safety, Blames Opposition for Threat Messages

Fashola Defends Buhari's Age

Over 2000 Birds Lost in Lagos Bird Flu Outbreak

Jonathan, Buhari Accord on Violence won't Work, Says Clark


Glo Presents 2015 Mercedes G- Wagon to Glo–CAF Awards Promo Winner

Ali Baba January 1st Concert

I Was Told Lawyers Will Struggle to Make Heaven – But I Will Still ...

Akwa Ibom 2015 Guber: Understanding the Stooge Narrative

Point The Finger

Dickson Assures Patience Jonathan of Safety in Bayelsa

Boko Haram: NSA Vows to Stop Terrorists' Capacity to Recruit Membership

Boko Haram: Military Rejects CNN Report, Brands It a Blackmail

'Jonathan Not Sincere about Search for Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls'

Nigerian Set to Become Italy's Next Minister of Defence

Jonathan, Service Chiefs’ Visit to Borno A Morale Booster to Military - PDP

227 Soldiers Protest Dismissal by 3 Armoured Division

Jonathan, Buhari Accord on Violence Won't Work, Says Clark

Another Fire Guts Market in Lagos

FG Takes Steps to Contain Bird Flu Outbreak

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Jonathan in Maiduguri, Rallies Soldiers for Victory Over Boko Haram

With 5.8m Registered Persons, Lagos Tops States with Eligible Voters

PDP, APC Reel Out Policies to Stem Reliance on Oil

Panic as Presidential Guards Shield Jonathan from Gun Salute Drama

State by State of Eligible Voters

Fire Guts Warehouse, 17 Vehicles in Lagos

Okonjo-Iweala: There’s Still Hope for Nigeria Despite Economic Difficulties

MEND Issues Ultimatum to Anti-Buhari Ex-militants

78 Terrorists Perish in Biu

18,000 Nigerians Take Refuge in Neighbouring Countries

Soldier Paints Gloomy Picture of Fight against Boko Haram

N’Assembly Empowers FCT to Generate Own Revenue

Braithwaite Calls for Interim Government

Lawyer Demands Release of Journalist by DSS

Boko Haram, Nigeria’s Common Enemy, Says Aregbesola

NIS Seizes 452 PVCs, National ID Cards from Niger Republic Nationals in Sokoto

ASUU Accuses LASU VC of Fuelling Crisis

PSC Promotes Former FCT CP, Shinaba, 13 Others

Fitch: Nigeria, Others Risk Downgrade if Oil Doesn't Recover

Between Buhari and Obama

Two StarTimes’ Subscribers Win Trip to Watch NBA Matches

Paris is Loved, Baga is Hated

Inside Balogun Market’s Fire

Mathew Ashimolowo: My Passion for Widows

Terrorism: Defence Policy Review C'ttee Seeks Active Public Participation

Military Will Retake Captured Territories – Jonathan

AFRDC: Panic as Presidential Guard Shields Jonathan in Gun Salute Drama

FG to Deploy 1m Consumer Meters

Measles Break Out in Adamawa IDP Camps

Elections: Braithwaite Calls for Interim Government

Jonathan in Maiduguri

Nigerians Encouraging Quackery, Says Surveyor-General

IGP Orders Stern Measures to Secure Arms and Ammunition

N'Assembly Empowers FCT to Generate Own Revenue

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

2015 Elections: A Time to Choose…2

Jonathan, Buhari, Others Sign Undertaking to Maintain Peace

Senate: Nigeria to Run 2015 Budget in Deficit

In A Rare Piece of Good News, Military Repels Attack on Biu

Ondo: Robbery Slows Down Commercial Activities

Shekau Hails Charlie Hebdo Attackers

Northern Elders Endorse Buhari’s Candidacy

Annan: No Matter the Number, Baga Massacre is Brutal

20 Die in Cholera Outbreak in Rivers

Boko Haram: Jonathan Urges Military to Remove Saboteurs of Counter-terrorism Campaign

Bakassi: House Probes Cameroun’s Annexation of Mbo Mangrove Island

Environment Minister Loses Media Aide, Josephine Lohor

House Tinkers with Electoral Act to Make IDPs Eligible for Election

House: Budget Bill Passes Second Reading

Gambari Blames Insecurity on Inequitable Distribution of Resources

Jonathan Warns Politicians against Provocative Statements

Oshiomhole: NLC Must Query FG on Oil Theft

168 Murder Cases Recorded in Akwa Ibom, Says Akpabio

Tiv People Ask Jonathan Not to Pay Zaki Biam N8bn Judgment Sum to Suswam

Day PDP Campaign Train Berthed in Enugu

Cry for Manhunt for Oguntuase’s Killer

CAF Awards: Glo Presents 2015 Mercedes G-Wagon to Winner

First Social Network Site on Football Launched in Nigeria

The Shift from Voice to Data Communications

'How Communication Helped Chivita 100%, Man United FC Partnership'

Of MTN Cash Quest and Consumer Empowerment

Amnesty International Provides Satelite Images of Baga Attacks

Koffi Annan: No Matter the Number, Baga Massacre Is Brutal

House Tinkers With Electoral Act to Make IDPs Eligible for Election

House Probes N3.4bn Salary for Ajaokuta

Boko Haram: Jonathan Urges Military to Remove Saboteurs.

Jonathan, Buhari, Others Sign Undertaking to Uphold Peace

Budget Bill Passes Second Reading

Budget Bill Passed Second Reading

Over 41 Boko Haram Terrorists Killed in Failed Attempt to Capture Biu

Exercise Firm Control over Your Supporters Activities, Political Parties Urged

Yemen Al Qaeda Claims Responsibility for Attack on Paris

Troops Repel Boko Haram Attack on Biu

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Corruption as an Issue

APC Seeks Dialogue With PDP on Violence-free Polls

2015: INEC Releases Register of Eligible Voters, Candidates

Annan Asks Nigerians to Resist Boko Haram’s Ideology

Boko Haram Attacks Borno, Adamawa Border Town, Askira

Palestine: House Probes Nigeria’s Refusal to Vote

Insurgency: Population of Displaced Persons Now 981,416, Says NEMA

Robbers Kill 15 Persons in Ondo State

Poll: What 81% Nigerians Want from Jonathan, Buhari

Fire Incident: Fashola Pledges Succour for Affected Traders

Media Must Remain Impartial, Say Editors

Oshiomhole Displays Intolerance, Withdraws ITV’s Accreditation

PDP Says APC is Desperate for Power

Detainees Awaiting Trial Have Same Rights as Politicians, Says Judiciary Union

We Are Not a Tool for Political Warfare, Says EFCC

Falana: Parade of Suspects Before Media is Illegal

Fresh Explosion Rocks Gombe, Three Feared Dead

FIFA Applauds NFF on Referees Assessors


Transcorp: Reaping the Fruits of Transformation

INEC Presents Register of 68.8m Eligible Voters

Crude Oil Prices Near 6-Year Low at $45 Per Barrel

Robbers Kill 4 Cops, 11 Others in Ondo State

Boko Haram Attacks Borno/Adamawa Border Town, Askira

UN: 11,320 Flee into Chad over Boko Haram Attacks

Annan Asks Nigerians to Resist Boko Haram

House Commences Consideration of 2015 Budget

Ogor: We'll Pass PIB, Electoral Act Others

Palestine: House Probes Nigeria's Abstention

Anioma Group Demands Rerun? of Delta PDP Primaries

House Asks INEC to Allow Ad-hoc Card Holders to Vote

‘Mutiny in Maiduguri’

2015 Elections: Commission not a Tool for Political Warfare, Says EFCC

SDP Loses Governorship Candidate in Adamawa

Empowerment the Maccido Way

Catholic Archbishop: Nigeria Needs Same Support as France against Boko Haram

Jonathan, Buhari Spend Night in Abeokuta

Lawyer Asks CJ to Empanel Court on Suit Challenging Buhari’s Qualifications for President

Fire Guts Shops, Five Buildings at Lagos Balogun Market

Oshiomhole’s Aides Accused of Beating up Catholic Priest

Senate to Suspend Plenary to Facilitate Passage of 2015 Budge

Enugu Prophet: Neither Jonathan nor Buhari will be President after February Election

APC Raises the Alarm as Unknown Men Attack Oyegun’s House

Refrain from Inflammatory Rhetoric, US Cautions Nigeria’s Leadership, Aspirants

Wakil: President is Saddened, PDP in Pains over Boko Haram Attacks

Judiciary Workers’ Strike: FG Has Complied with Court Order, Says AGF

Obiano Gives Fallen Biafran Soldiers Befitting Funeral

IG Condemns In Pre-Election Violence In Plateau, Rivers

Lamido: Buhari is Incorruptible, Honest

Monday, January 12, 2015

Jega: Why INEC Can’t Control Party’s Campaign Funds, Screen Candidates

APC Has Failed Zamfara People, Says Shinkafi

Obi: Why Jonathan Will Be Re-elected

Why Buhari will Floor Jonathan in Kwara, Says APC

PDP: Agbaje Plans to Sack APC, not Workers

Certificate Controversy: Buhari Must be Jailed for Perjury, Say Jonathan Group, Minister

PDP National Secretary: Obasanjo Remains Our Party Leader

Non-indigenes in Rivers Endorse Jonathan, Wike

Ahmed Kicks off Re-election Bid in Offa

PDP Asked to Disqualify Candidate for Being Member of Secret Cult

Court Upholds Goodie Ibru’s Sack as Chairman of Ikeja Hotels

Ajaokuta, Delta Steel Company to Begin Production in 2015, Says Official

Predicting Nigeria’s Future

Health in 2015: Making Every Life Count

Ronaldo Wins World Player of the Year Back-to-back

Enugu Prophet: Neither Jonathan Nor Buhari will be President

50 Lockup Shops, Three Buildings Burnt in Lagos Market

Refrain from Inflammatory Rhetorics, US Cautions Nigeria's Leadership, Aspirants

APC Raises Alarm As Unknown Men Attack Oyegun's House

On the Soapbox

Multiple Fire Incidents Rock Lagos

Sunday, January 11, 2015

INEC: PDP Should Go to Court over Buhari’s Certificate Controversy

APC Alleges Plot to Stop Election, DSS Link with PDP

O’ Neill: Nigeria Has a Lot of Exciting Investment Opportunities

Ibru: I Remain Chairman of Ikeja Hotels Plc

Human Rights Abuses: Baga Massacre Has Vindicated the Military, Says DHQ

SEC Announces Exit of Oteh as Director-General

Police Beef Up Security as Jonathan, Buhari Visit Ekiti

MEND Doesn’t Exist, Says Asari-Dokubo

Report: Nigeria Slips 22 Places in Prosperity Index

Presidency Condemns Burning of Jonathan’s Campaign Bus

...Attack on Jonathan Campaign Vehicle a Bad Sign, Says Aliyu

Jonathan Likens Nigeria’s Challenges to Israelites’ Journey to Canaan

APC Secretariat in Okrika Bombed, Peterside Condemns Attack

Stop Casting Aspersions on Political Leaders, Sultan Advises Religious Leaders

Group Petitions Military Board, INEC over Buhari’s Certificate

Fashola: Dwindling Allocation Will Not Undermine Budget Execution

Abia Royal Fathers Disown Chieftaincy Title Conferred on Buhari

Ijaw Group Adopts Wike for Rivers Guber Polls

Lampard Finally Signs MLS Contract

MTN to Empower Nigerians with BetterMe App

Dogonyaro: Most Public Policies are Poorly Implemented

Saving Lagos from Defacement

Jonathan to Buhari: Call Your Supporters to Order

'Political Elite, Armed Forces, Institutions, Sabotaging Security'

APC Secretariat in Okrika Bombed

Again, Mob Burns Down Police Post in Jos

Five Killed, 46 injured in Potiskum GSM Market Blast

MEND Doesn't Exist, Says Asari Dokubo

Presidency Condemns Burning of Jonathan's Campaign Buses

Rev. Uche: Political Elites, Armed Forces, Institutions, Sabotaging Security

Twin Blasts Hit Potiskum GSM Market

Elections: Group Petitions Military Board, INEC Over Buhari's Certificate Scandal

Stop Casting Aspersion on Political Leaders, Sultan Advises Religious Leaders

Buhari Certificate Controversy: We Have No Power to Disqualify Any Candidate, Says INEC

CRUTECH: Workers Strike Paralyses Academic Activities

Buhari Certificate Controversy: INEC has no power to disqualify any candidate

Crisis Hits Ekiti Teachers’ Associations As NUT Demands ASUSS's Deregistration


Kingly Feast for Widows, Orphans in Ode Omu

Tribute to Iyalode Adunni Bankole

Ambode Paddles His ‘Canoe’ into Epe


The Gospel According to Jankariwo

Saturday, January 10, 2015

PDP: Buhari Not Qualified to Contest February 14 Election

No Permanent Foes: Obasanjo’s Unexpected Presence at Jonathan Daughter’s Wedding

Suicide Bomber Hits Maiduguri Market as Global Outrage Trails Baga Massacre

Aspirant Condemns PDP’s Imposition of Candidate in Delta

APC Candidate Lights up Ogun Communities with N50m

Nwaoboshi: I’ve Not Abandoned My Senatorial Mandate

AU Voices Concern over Security in Africa

Mob Sets Jonathan Campaign Buses Ablaze in Jos

WHO Approves New Vaccine to Fight Meningitis in Africa

NIMC Shortlists Mint, Secure ID, 4 Others for Local Production of National ID Card

‘Falling Oil Price May Negatively Affect Educational System’

FG Releases N3bn to Post-election Violence Victims in Kaduna

Building Collapse: S’Africa to Repatriate Remaining Bodies

Adefuye Hosts Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton at MLK Award

Eschew Cultism, VC Igbinedion University Tells Matriculating Students

Octogenarian Arrested for Defiling 12-yr-old Pounded Yam Hawker

IFMA Elects New Officers

From S’West Jonathan’s Reelection Bid Takes-off

That Airport Delay May Save Your Life

Address the Nation on Baga, Leave Certificate Issue, APC Tells Jonathan

Buhari's Certificates: PDP Accuses INEC of Complicity

Obasanjo in Surprise Appearance at Jonathan's Foster Daughter's Wedding

Planned Hacking of INEC Database: Group Urges Security Agencies to Prosecute Culprits

NHRC to Train Tricycle Riders in A’Ibom on Human Rights Activities

20 Killed in Suicide Attack on Maiduguri Market

Damaturu Attacked Again

100,000 Registered for National Identity Card

Friday, January 09, 2015

Buhari in Abia, Promises to Save Nigeria from Falling Oil Prices

Jonathan to APC: Show Your Blueprint for Anti-corruption

Amnesty International: Baga Massacre, Deadliest Boko Haram Attack

INEC May Not Be Able to Distribute PVC in 25 Borno LGs

Nigeria, 3 Others Account for Half of Africa’s Poor, Says Report

Nigeria Lost N1.2trn to Crude Oil Theft in 2014, Alleges Aregbesola

Agbakoba : Jonathan, Buhari Running Campaigns Devoid of National Order

'Nasarawa Up-to-Date with Payment of Workers Salaries'

APC Condemns Attack on French Magazine

Apc’s Parallel Government

Olatunde Ayeni: The Man, His Dream and His Passion


Simeon Apata’s Legacy

Re: The Nigerian Army, Boko Haram Insurgency and the Hunters

Delivering on the Promise of True Restoration

The Provocative Cleric Called Ejike Mbaka

Enugu 2015: Will PDP Maintain Its Winning Streak

Buhari: History and the Wilfully Blind

Fani-Kayode: Nigerians should Interrogate the Relationship between MEND, Boko Haram and Buhari

INEC Decentralises PVC Distribution

Last Saturday's Baga Attacks Deadliest- Amnesty International

NEC to Publish Voters Register? Jan 13

Stop Blaming Jonathan For Naira Devaluation, Arise Tells Opposition

Nigeria, 3 Others Account for Half of Africa’s Poor, Says Report

Thursday, January 08, 2015

jonathan to buhari: How Did You Spend Your Defence Budget?

Boko Haram Attacks Baga Again, Scores Killed, More Buildings Burnt

French Attack: World Leaders Unite Against Terrorism

Nigerian Entrepreneur Who Built a $10m Toy Company

US Opens up on Why Nigeria Cancelled Military Training

Jonathan Not to Be Blamed for Nigeria’s Woes, Says Oba Akiolu

Relief as Total Achieves Gas Flare-out in Ofon Oilfield

Ondo NBA, Judiciary Workers Clash over Strike

Oil Spill Compensation: Saraki Lauds Shell’s Decision

Bauchi NDLEA Arrests 471 Suspects with 1,035.9kgs Illicit Drugs

Osun Tribunal Dismisses Owolade’s Petition

Former LCRI Boss Sentenced to Five Years Imprisonment for Corruption

Efik Chiefs Denounce Calumny Campaign against Imoke

Sokoto: Council Donates Relief Materials to Borno IDPs

Ondo Govt Begins Rehabilitation of 100 Roads

Holy Trinity Old Students Meet

48 Ships Laden with Containers, Foods Expected in Lagos from Jan 8

Senegal to Prevent Sakho from Playing for West Ham

Emenike Gets Look in from Premiership Clubs

Investors Cautious on Nigeria, Other Frontier Markets’ Debts

2014 Air Crashes Lowest on Record

Obama Signs Maritime Transportation Act

Vandalism of Gas Pipeline Forces Drop in Power Generation to 3000MW?

MEND’s Endorsement of Buhari a Hoax, Say Ex-militants

Boko Haram Attacks Baga Again

PDP, APC Disagree Over Reform Policies in Oil Sector

Jonathan to Buhari: Don't Rely on MEND's Alleged Endorsement

Muazu: How the Presidential Elections Would be Decided

DPO, Seven others Wounded as Thugs Attack Ekiti APC Chieftain

Osun Guber: Tribunal Dismisses Petition

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

PDP: Jonathan Represents Light and Buhari Represents Darkness

Arab Countries Not Funding Buhari’s Presidential Campaign, Says Aide

Arik Air In-flight Theft Suspect Nabbed

Less Than 50% Lecturers in Varsities Have PhDs, Says NUC

External Reserves Rise Marginally to $34.513bn

Igbokwe: A Life Perfected by Reading

DSS Accuses APC of Hacking Into INEC’s Database

Fashola: FG Misleading Foreign Investors on Security, Economy

Jonathan: Some Statesmen are Ordinary Men Based on Their Utterances

FEC Approves N1.2bn for FCT Sewage Project

Buhari Comes under Severe Attack over Plans to Scrap First Lady’s Office

Group Asks FG to Release Report on Synagogue Building Collapse

FG Says Jonathan Did Not Squander Foreign Reserves, ECA

APC Describes DSS Findings As Hogwash

Weather: NIMET Warns of Poor Visibility

Ohaneze Tells Rev. Mbaka to Stop Giving Spiritual Poison

NLC Throws Weight Behind Judiciary Workers Strike

Shooting In Rivers State : APC Accuses PDP of Engaging In Violence

How APC Planned to Hack Into INEC Database - DSS

FEC Approves N1.2bn For FCT Sewage Project

Ekiti Sacks 180 Assembly Workers Over Alleged Improper Employment

PDP: We 'll Reveal Buhari's Corrupt Past

2015: Nigeria Will Remain Safe, Says Jonathan

The Atiku They Didn’t Know

The Atiku They Didn’t Know

Jonathan Swears in New INEC Commissioner

The Problem with Ayogu Eze

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Jonathan Inaugurates Campaign Committee, Scores Self High

Buhari Begins Campaign, Promises to Fight Insecurity, Corruption

Boko Haram: Military Probes Fall of Baga

Finally, Shell to Pay £55m Compensation to N’Delta Community for Oil Spills

Children Now Live in Fear in North-eastern Nigeria

IG Offers N.5m Succour to Missing Personnel’s Wives

MEND Endorses Buhari’s Presidential Bid

Lagos Cautions CP, Insists on Removing Campaign Posters

Presidential Committee Raises the Alarm over Proliferation of Arms

Waku: Obasanjo is a Confused Person

Synagogue: JUSUN Strike Stalls Coroner’s Inquest Sitting

NLC Proposed Strike in Plateau Unwarranted, Says State Govt

Orji Presents N102.4 bn Budget for 2015

Bayelsa Govt Debunks Reports Attributing Cabinet Shake-up to Dickson’s Rift with First Lady

NEMA Identifies 128 Unaccompanied Children in Adamawa IDPs Camps

Drop in Crude Oil Revenue: Edo Govt to Cut Cost

Jaiz Bank Set to Expand to Kwara, Lagos

Creating New Path for Lagos

Cuba and America: The Audacity of New Relations

Transfer Saga: Eduok Expelled from Eagles’ Camp

Finally, Shell to Pay £55m Compensation to Niger Delta Community for Oil Spills

Kaduna Community Raises the Alarm over Killings

Poll Rates Jonathan Poor in Security, Power

Buhari Flags off Presidential Campaign, Promises to Fight Insecurity, Corruption

2015: MEND Endorses Buhari.

Residents Flee Baga, Environs for Fear of Boko Haram Attack

Despite Discos’ Discontent, NERC Insists on Tariff Embargo for Consumers

Boko Haram: Shettima Assures of Enduring Peace 'Very Soon'

Stand Against Use of Military to Intimidate Voters, Aregbesola Charges Nigerians

Presidential Committee Raises the Alarm over Proliferation of Weapons

Ekiti CP Mediates in Ekiti Assembly Crisis, Assures APC Lawmakers of Safety


Monday, January 05, 2015

In 2015, Former President Attacks Jonathan Again

How Obasanjo’s Report Indicted Buhari in 1999

Oil Price Drops Below $50 Per Barrel, in over Five Year Low

SS1 Student Caught with Bomb in Taraba

Jonathan to Launch Re-election Bid in Lagos

Judiciary Workers Begin Indefinite Strike

IG Reassures Nigerians of Safety

Mark, APC Condole with Jonathan on Sister’s Death

Fashola: We Have Granted Autonomy to Local Govts

First Lady’s Fertilizer Arrives Sokoto as Women Farmers Get 8,400 Bags

Stop Lying About Your Failure in Ekiti, Fayose Tells Fayemi

Dickson Rejigs Cabinet, Sacks Joanthan’s Loyalist

Okorocha Seeks God’s Face at Mgbidi Crusade

Shareholders Get UBA’s Rights Issue at 7.4% Discount

Aftermath of Flawed Primaries

What is in Stock for Nigeria’s Sports in 2015?

Torres Set to Play in Madrid Derby

Allure of Medical Tourism

Student Caught with Grenades in Taraba

Jonathan's Campaign Team Inauguration Postponed over Sister's Death

APC Condoles with Jonathan Over Sister's Death

Hold Accountant-General Responsible for Courts Shut Down- JUSUN

?Hold Accountant-General Responsible for Courts Shut Down- JUSUN

Auto Crash kills 13, Injures 4 in Bauchi

Judiciary Workers Shut Down Courts Nationwide

Sunday, January 04, 2015

Boko Haram Captures Baga, Kills Scores in Borno, Yobe

N’Assembly to Decide Final Benchmark for 2015 Budget

Atiku, Kwankwaso Vow Not to Return to PDP

UN Intervenes to Save the Fate of 54 Condemned Soldiers

Akpabio’s Unity Choir Makes Guinness World Record

Bakare Calls for Transitional Govt

I’ll Sanction Mbaka If He’s Under My Diocese, Says Onaiyekan

Okonjo-Iweala Named ‘Unsung Hero’ of 2014 in Forbes Article

Jonathan Loses Younger Sister

Army Has Buhari’s Academic Records, But He Needs to Apply - Lajide

Nigeria’s Future Bright Despite Challenges, Says Jonathan

Minister: Only Jonathan Can Hold Unity of Nigeria

2015 is Not About Who Wins, Says Kukah

395 IDPs Live in Niger, Says NSEMA Boss

India Wants Collaboration Between Bollywood, Nollywood

Jonathan Loses Sister

Boko Haram Fighters Capture Baga

Bomb Claims One, Injures Several Others in Adamawa

Borno Seven Months Power Outage Attributed to Sabotage and insurgency

Another Yobe Town Attacked by Boko Haram




Mark: N’Assembly Will Give Accelerated Passage to 2015 Appropriation Bill

Saturday, January 03, 2015


APC Ups the Ante, Insists on Parallel Government ‘If Election is Rigged’

Tales of Yet Another Kidnapping, Military Debunks Claim

'No Immediate Plan to Alter Benchmark as Oil Price Drops to $56.42'

Mark: N’Assembly Will Give Accelerated Passage to 2015 Appropriation Bill

Rout Boko Haram Insurgents, Nigerians in US Charge Jonathan

Tahir Bauchi Accuses FG of Complicity in Boko Haram Saga

Plateau Crisis: Over 100 Persons Displaced

Dankwambo Distributes N750m Intervention Funds to Gombe Traders

Explore Creative Energies of Nigerian Youths, FG Urged

Fire Destroys 300 Shops at Sabongari Market in Zaria

Girl, 7, Survives Plane Crash That Killed 4 in Her Family

Stop Campaign of Calumny against T.B Joshua, Muslims Youth Warn

4 Babies, 2 Expectant Mothers among 834 Inmates in Uyo Prison

Fashola Vows to Open Rural Communities to International Tourism

Mimiko Bags NANS Icon Award, Pledges More Infrastructure Devt

Kano Board Facilitates Return of 52 Beggars to Home States

Society Lady, Adunni Bankole, is Dead

2015: Lagos Lawmakers Task INEC on PVCs, Voting Process

As Pwajok Steps on the Road to the Governorship

Social Media and 2015 Elections

Ekiti Assembly: When Local Council Autonomy is the Subject of Crisis

Universal Service Provision Fund Deploys 79 Base Stations in Communities

Advertising Industry Awaits New Trends

The Good, Bad and Ugly of 2014 HEADIES Award

Wenger Dismisses Podolski's Loan Move

Eubank Jr to Challenge WBA Middleweight Champion, Chudinov

Army ’Not In Possession of Buhari’s Original Certificates’


Maccido: How Wamakko Sabotaged Services at My 50-bed Capacity Hospital


Military: ‘Actionable Intelligence’ from US on Chibok Girls Belated, Unrealistic

PDP Urges Atiku, Kwankwaso to Return

Fulani Herdsmen Kill 15 in Kaduna, 10 in Plateau

Fashola Decries Planned Increase of VAT

Newly Acquired Navy Warship Arrives Nigeria, Set to Tackle Maritime Illegalities

Kano Courts on Indefinite Strike

We’ve been Prudent in Handling State Resources, Says Amaechi

Tertiary Institutions in Ondo Charge Least Tuition, Says Mimiko

Military Debunks Boko Haram Seizure of 40 Boys, Men in Borno

Brixtech Launches Emergency Rescue Facility

Plateau Crisis: Over 100 Persons Displaced

How to Make Nigeria Violence-free, by Peace Ambassador

4 Babies, 2 Expectant Mothers Among 834 Inmates in Uyo Prison

Sam Caulcrick : I Never Liked Flying; I Thought It Was For Dropouts…

Friday, January 02, 2015

Sam Caulcrick : I Never Liked Flying; I Thought It Was For Dropouts…

Labaran Maku’s Extreme Desperation

Amaechi: What Really Does this Reluctant Campaigner Want?

10 Killed, 20 Houses Torched in Plateau

Gun Men Kill 15 in Kaduna Community

Tambuwal Urges Nigerians to Apply Prophet Muhammad's Teachings for National Rebirth

Hopes Raised, Punches Pulled

The Enugu PDP Governorship Mess

Thursday, January 01, 2015

Jonathan: We Will Rout Boko Haram and Bring Them to Justice

Revealed: ‘Actionable Intelligence’ from US on Chibok Girls was Ignored by Military

Palestinian Authority, NSCIA Blast Nigeria for Abstaining at UN

Fashola: Lagos Countdown Festival Rated Very High

Edo Cult War Casualties Hit 36

Eid-el-Maulud: Jonathan Felicitates with Muslims, Calls for Special Prayers

Restore Electricity to Maiduguri, Residents Plead with FG

Eid-el-Maulud: IG Orders Police Formations to Remain Alert

Health Minister: Nigeria to Be Certified Polio-free This Month

Kano Police Recovered 24 IEDs, 546 Arms in 2014

NLC Calls for Anti-workers’ Politicians to Be Voted out

Accident-free Year in Aviation

Is this General Muhammadu Buhari’s Year?

Jonathan: No Magic Wand to Wave off Corruption

Islamic Body Slams FG for Abstaining in Vote on Palestine

Navy Warns of Expatriate Kidnappers in Nigeria

Kano Police Discovers 24 IEDs, 546 Ammunition in 2014

3 More Bombers Feared Dead in Different Attempts on Gombe

2015: Jonathan Promises Free, Fair, Credible Elections

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

In a Foreign Policy Shift, Nigeria Sides with Israel over Palestine

APC Accuses FG of Move to Clamp down on Opposition

Crude Oil Price Falls Below $56 per Barrel

In New Year Messages, Jonathan, Buhari, Others Harp on Violence-free Elections

Oshiomhole Calls for Change

Fayose, Fayemi Urge Nigerians Not to Despair

Olofin Tasks Politicians on Transparent Elections

Ahmed Hopeful of a Greater 2015

Orji Pledges to Complete Ongoing Projects

Build More Secured, Prosperous Nation, Says Chime

Ajimobi Calls for Vigilance, Congratulates Nigerians

IG Tasks Churches, Mosques on Security

Pray for Peace, Yuguda Tells Nigerians

Look Forward to More Rewarding 2015, Says Aregbesola

Agbaje Wishes Nigerians Successful Election Year

Imoke Preaches Hope

2015 Calls for Introspection, Says Obi

Learn a Lesson from 2014 Troubles, Saraki Tells Nigerians

Isiaka Believes 2015 Will Usher in Opportunities

NLC Commends Workers‘ Resilience

Amosun Calls for Continued Prayers against Security Challenges in 2015

No Progressive Nation Elects President above 70 Years Old

At $34.495bn, Nigeria’s External Reserves Shrink by $9bn in 12 Months

Mutiny: Army Sets Up General Court Martial in Lagos, Abuja, Jos

Appeal Court Strikes out N47.1bn Theft Charges against Akingbola

NEMA Donates Relief Materials to Sokoto Flood Victims

LP: 33 Governorship Candidates, 70 for Senate in 2015 Elections

BPP Saves N8.9bn on Contracts in Three Months

NNPC, DPR Promise Adequate Fuel Supply in the New Year

NEPC to Train 600 Farmers in Shea Butter Production

LAGBUS Provides Free Ride for Lagos Residents On New Year’s Day

CPC/Coca-Cola's Face off as Template for 2015

Sahara Energy Sets Sight on Thermal Plant in Ghana

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