This Day News Archive for March 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015


Official Results: Buhari Wins Oyo, Ondo, Osun, Kogi and Ogun

INEC Set Up Committee to Investigate Elections in Rivers state

Military Frees Women, Elderly Locked Up By Terrorists in Gwoza

APGA Rejects Anambra National Assembly Results

Kaduna Residents Stay Indoors for Fear of Violence

NBA Asks INEC to Reflect Lessons of Saturday's Elections in Future Outings

Polls: Nnamani Declares Self Winner, leads Protest in Enugu

Umana, APC Chieftains others Protest Election Result in A’Ibom

Jonathan Meets International Observers

IGP Condemns Invasion of Federal High Court in Yenagoa

Bayelsa: APC Rejects Election Results

Official Results: Buhari Wins Oyo, Ondo, Osun, Kogi and Ogun - : 5:00pm


Nigeria Election Update : Complete and Partial Presidential Results - 29-03-15 Midnight

Presidential Poll: Jonathan Wins Ekiti, Buhari Victorious in Ogun

PDP, APC at Each Other’s Throats over Manipulation of Election Results

Military Battles Boko Haram Near Bauchi

Soyinka Laments ‘Vicious, Unprincipled’ Election

INEC: Boko Haram Attacks will Not Affect Bauchi Results

US Ambassador Commends Nigerians for Peaceful Elections

NESTOIL Boss, Azudialu, Alleges Attack During N’Assembly Polls

Enugu APC Rejects Presidential, NASS Election as Jonathan Sweeps Polls

Under Heavy Security Cover, Maiduguri Witnesses Massive Voter Turnout

Three INEC Staffers Killed in Benue

Over 15,000 Disenfranchised IDPs Protest in Nasarawa

Election Situation Room: Late Deployment of Officials, Materials Unacceptable

Planning Minister Kicks against Saturday’s Election in Kwara

Election Results Collated in Private Houses, Hotels

Imoke Alleges Blackmail over Election Outcome

APC Vice-Chairman: RECs, FG, PDP Rigging Election in South-south

Returning Officer Missing in C’River Federal Constituency

UN Chief Scribe Congratulates Nigerians for Peaceful Election

Election Tragedies: Woman Kills Husband over Party Affiliation as Fire Guts Two Kids

Women Give Birth to Babies in Bush Fleeing Attack By Insurgents

Ogun Sets up Committee on Autonomy of Judiciary

INEC Holds Election in 85 Lagos Polling Units

PDP Wins Two Federal Constituencies in Edo, APC Wins One

FG Wants Nigerians to Maintain Peace, Cooperate with Security Agencies

Shettima: FG Pampered Niger Delta but Allowed Boko Haram to Pulverise Us

Ajulo Calls for Jega’s Arrest

INEC Official in Police Custody in Taraba over N20m Bribe

Police Arrest INEC Officials, Party Agents over Alleged Electoral Offences in Zamfara

CAN: Secure Volatile Areas Before Release of Election Results

Kwara Results Not Ready, Says INEC, as Minister, Shagaya, Belgore Lose

EU: Conduct of Elections Met Criteria for Free and Fair Polls

APC Demands Cancellation of Elections in A’Ibom

FCTA Allocates 51 Hectares of Land to Apo Traders

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Jonathan and the Angry Nigerian Youths

Investigating a Murder

A Case for Social Workers

Stock Market Defies Odds, Inches Up 4.19%

Gov Aliyu loses Bid to go to Senate.

PDP Berates APC Over False Alert on Security Agencies

APC Alleges Clandestine Move to Falsify Election Result

APC Demands Cancellation of Elections in Enugu, A’Ibom

Jega: Only Results of Two States Concluded

Abi/Yakurr Federal Constituency Returning Officer Missing

Irate Youths Attack Unity FM, Journalists in Jos

Again, INEC Fails to Hold Election in Oshodi

Minister Protests Saturday's Election in Kwara

Security: Elections Fail to Hold in 18 Yobe LGA Wards

APGA Alleges Result Manipulation in Abia

International Observers Question Validity of Election Results in Rivers

PDP Presidential Campaigns Accuse APC of Dishing Out False Results

PDP Accuses APC of Dishing Out False Results

PDP Presidential Campaigns Accuse APC of Dishing Out False Results ** Says; Jonathan is winning in 23 states with 64 percent

Nigeria Election Update - 29-03-15 7:30 pm

Nigeria Election Update - 29-03-15 6:23pm

Nigeria Election Update - 29-03-15 3:50pm

We'll Reject Attempt to Falsify Election Results, Says APC

APC Posting Fake Results- PDP Alerts

Sovereign Wealth Fund Realised N15.8bn in 2014

A League of Their Own

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Hitches, Isolated Violence as Nigeria Elects New President Amid Massive Turnout

Trending Pattern in Presidential, National Assembly Elections

Accept Election Outcome, IBB, Abdulsalami Urge Nigerians

Tambuwal: It’s God that Made Election to Hold

Tinubu: FG Plans to Discredit Electoral Device

Afenifere Spokesman: We’re Vindicated by Accreditation Hitches

Mark Worried by Failure of Card Readers

Obasanjo Lauds Exercise

ECOWAS, Int’l Observers Hail Election Despite Hitches

APC Commends General Conduct of Military at Polls

Card Reader Hiccups Avoidable, Insists PDP

Catholic Clergy Build Model College for Ijebu Community

Olusunle: Garlands for a Peculiar Journalist at 50

Polling to Take Place in 300 Polling Units

Wali Fails to Deliver Kano Ward to PDP

Election: Jonathan 's Aide Escapes Death by Whiskers in Kano

Curfew Lifted for Election in Borno

Fashola: No Minority Can Disrupt Nigerian Peace

60 Names Missing on INEC List

8 killed in Gombe

INEC: Accreditation Continues Sunday in Postponed Areas

Tambuwal: It’s God that Made this Election Possible Despite Odds

INEC Card Reader Machine Fails to Authenticate Jang, Wife, Others

Mbu Arrests Man for Walking with Dog

Mbu Arrests Man for Walkimg with Dog

INEC Resorts to Manual Accreditation

Election Cannot Stand if Manipulated, Says Umahi

EU: Election Process Slow But...

Nigeria Election Update 7:50pm

Nigeria Election Update :6:25pm

2013 Election Photos

Nigeria Election Update :4:45PM

Bafarawa: We have no Plan to Take Over Sokoto by Force

INEC Restores Hacked Website

Nigeria Election Update :4:25PM

Nigeria Election Update :3:44PM

Nigeria Election Update :3:12PM

Nigeria Election Update : 3:05 PM

Nigeria Election Update

INEC Website Hacked

INEC Suspends House of Reps Election in Jigawa

Amaechi Refuses to be Accredited

Jonathan, Wife Fill Incident Form to be Accredited

Voting Postponed in Two Delta LGAs

Early Turn-out in Minna

Card Reader Works after Cleaning of Surface

Ebonyi: Card Readers Fail to Authenticate Voters

Massive Turnout in Adamawa

Card Readers Fail in Otuoke, President's Accreditation Delayed

Bomb Explodes at Enugu Voting Centre

Buhari Accredited, Commends INEC's Readiness

Buhari Billed for Polling Unit about Now

Friday, March 27, 2015

Jega: Expect Results of Polls in 48 Hours

Jonathan: Let the Will of the People Prevail…

At Last, Military Liberates Gwoza, Boko Haram's Headquarters

Navy, Police, Other Security Agencies on Alert in Lagos

Elections to Hold in Eight Borno Councils, Says INEC

Over 4,000 Security Personnel for Polls in FCT

Oritsejafor Predicts Nigeria’s Greatness after Elections

Court Adjourns Suit Seeking to Stop INEC from Using Card Readers

Ogunsakin Vows to Deal with Violators of Electoral Act

Osun CP Bans OPC, Vigilante, Others from Election Monitoring

Police, Civil Defence Assure of Adequate Security in Cross River

INEC Deploys 15,452 Ad-Hoc Staff in Akwa Ibom

OPC Denies Allegation of Planning to Distrupt Election in South West

Police: No Gunshots Fired at Amaechi, Warn Mischief Makers

2015 Elections: 'Vote Individuals with Credibility and not Parties’

Oritsejafor: Christians and Muslims Must Resolve to Protect Each Other

How Gwoza, -Boko Haram Hqtrs, was Liberated - Olukolade

Supreme Court Upholds Akpabio's Election

Nigerian Military Liberates Gwoza At Last

2015 Elections: Jonathan Charges Political Parties, Politicians to Allow Nigerians' Will to Prevail

Jonathan Still the Ideal Choice

In Battle for Presidency, Jonathan Gets the Pre-election Bounce, But Buhari is a Formidable Opponent Who May Surprise

Jonathan, Buhari Sign Another Peace Accord

PVC Manufacturer, Sani Musa, Arrested, Detained by DSS

RVSG: Amaechi Shot at During Door-to-Door Campaign

Bukkar: Boko Haram Kidnapped My Sisters

Shock Awaits APC Tomorrow, Says Jonathan

Court Restrains FG from Removing Jega

... Bars Chief of Army Staff from Arresting Tinubu

Jonathan Appeals Order Barring Deployment of Soldiers for Elections

Ondo Deputy Governor Leaves PDP for APC

Al Jazeera Demands Release of Their Journalists

Soldiers Besiege Oshiomhole’s Country Home, Says Edo Govt

NERC Rules out Tariff Reduction for Domestic Electricity Consumers

DSS Uncovers Plan to Hijack Announcement of Election Result

PVC Collection: Ogun Declares Today Work Free

We are Ready for the Polls: NSCDC Boss

Nwabueze, Maitama Sule, Braithwaite, Others Begin Mobilisation to Save Nigeria ahead of Presidential Poll

Saipem Close to Clinching Nigeria JV

Minister Commends Jonathan for Promising New State to South-east

Fani-Kayode Closes Case on Money Laundering Charges

Afenifere Wanted to Sell Yoruba because of ‘Blood Money’, Fashola Insists

Agbaje Denies Fashola’s Claim of Plans to Cancel Tax Collection

NBC Warns Broadcast Stations against Announcing Social Media Results

Gas City Project: Jonathan Performs Groundbreaking in Delta

Robbers Invade Five Banks, Kill Manager, Five Others

Navy Begins Patrol on Sea in Preparation for Elections

Arewa Group Lauds Rebranding of Abuja Road Traffic Mgt Agency

Court Orders Ex-NPC Chairman to Present Himself to Police

Court Restrains EFCC, ICPC, NIA from Arresting Sokoto Officials

Dickson Declares Today Public Holiday for Voters to Travel

Fire Destroys Part of Abuja High Court

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Aba Power to Take Off Soon as Jonathan Moves to Resolve Feud Between Parties

Nigeria Must Not Slip Away

Election 2015: IGP Redeploys Senior Officers

Amaechi Shot at During Door-to-Door Campaign

Jang: Buhari Lacks the Credential to Represent the North

INEC Expresses Shock over Advertorial. Accusing it of Plotting to Rig Elections

2015 Polls: Protesters Storm INEC office in Adamawa over Voting Venue?

Defilement: Court Awards N15m against Ex-Policeman

Polls: We'll Not Leave Northern States, Ndi-igbo Youths Vow

UK Urges Nigeria to Ensure Elections Hold

NHRC Raises Alarm over Escalation of Election Related Violence

Polls: NSCDC to Deploy ?55,000 Personnel

DSS Arrests.Sani Musa, Owner of ACT. Technologies

?PVC/SCR: DSS Arrests.Sani Musa, Owner of ACT. Technologies

Dickson Declares Friday Public Holiday From Segun James in Yenagoa.

Ondo Deputy Governor Dumps PDP for APC

TMG Deploys 4000 Election Observers, Unveils Quick Count Strategy

Court Restrains EFCC, ICPC, NIA from Arresting Sokoto Government Officials

Jonathan, Buhari Renews Peace Accord

Polls: CP Warns Criminals, Thugs to Keep Off Kwara

Oil Industry Operators Urge FG to Deploy Modern Technology in Combating Pipeline Vandalism

Adeyemi: Election Shift Exposed APC’ Lies

El-Rufai Warns PDP against Rigging

Adams: Tinubu is a Big Time Political Trader

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Ben Bruce and Common-Sense Politics

Buhari Cleared to Contest, Eligibility Suit Deferred

Mu’azu: PDP Will Coast Home to Victory

FG to Secure $2bn World Bank, AfDB Loan to Fund Budget

FG, Military Debunk Reports on Kidnap of 500 Women, Children in Damasak

FG, Military Debunks Reports on Kidnap of 500 Women, Children in Damasak

In Nigeria, Oil Price’s Slide Deters Theft

Freed Abductee: Chibok Girls are in Gwoza

INEC Commences Distribution of Sensitive Materials

PDP Accuses Jega of Planning to Rig Presidential Election

Abdulsalami, Sultan, Kukah, Others Meet Jonathan on Free, Fair, Credible Polls

NNPC, Shell, Aiteo Conclude Sale of OML 29, Nembe Creek Trunkline

JNI Urges Jonathan, Buhari to Accept Outcome of Saturday Presidential Polls

AGF Denies Allegation of Shady Deals in Addax Suit against FG

IG warns unauthorised uniformed agencies to stay away from polling units

Amaechi: Jonathan Has Approved My Assassination March 28

Army Dismisses Allegation of Take-over of Govt

Jega Warns Fraudulent Party Agents

My Cabinet Remains Intact, Amaechi Insists

Election Victor will Find Economy a Poisoned Chalice

Elections: Nigerian-American Professionals Ask Foreign Nations to Deny Visas to Trouble Makers

Ogun Residents Protest against Non-availability of PVCs

Fuel: Minister Directs DPR, PPPRA to Sanction Erring Marketers

FCTA Rakes in N700bn from Abuja City Centre Project

Court Dismisses AMCON Appeal against Bi-Courtney Group

Ignore IG’s Directive on Poll Policing, Fashola Tells Voters

Malaysia to Hang Nigerian Student for Drug Trafficking

Fashola: Jonathan Falsely Listed Lagos Projects As Part of Achievements

NIS Recruitment: Applicants to Undergo Computer-based Test

NCC Appeals N500m APC Campaign Fund Judgment

Controversial Gatlin Signs New Nike Deal

PDP Alleges NEC’s Plan to Rig Presidential Election

Army Deployment Will Forestall Arms Importation to Kwara, Says Ahmed

Minimah Reads Riot Act to Politicians, Supporters

Fayose: Security Agencies Must Quiz Obasanjo Over Coup Rumour

FG Orders Closure of Land, Sea Borders

Poll: IGP Warns Against Deployment of Unauthorised Uniformed Security

Boko Haram: Army Debunks Kidnap of 500 Women, Children in Damasak

Polls: Military Presence'll Not Affect Electoral Process, Says Defence Minister

Elections: Nigerian- American Professionals Ask Foreign Nations to Deny Visas to Trouble Makers

Court Removes Legal Hurdles against Buhari's Participation in Saturday's Polls

APC Presidential Council Sues Fayose, Others for Defamation

Jonathan Unveils Vision for Next Four Years

Court to Hear Suit Challenging Buhari’s Qualification Expeditiously

Emefiele: It’s Illegal to Transact Business in Dollars in Nigeria

150 Killed as Germanwings Airliner Crashes in French Alps

Residents: Boko Haram Kidnapped Hundreds from Borno Town

Presidential Race: New Survey Gives Jonathan 17% Lead over Buhari

Court Orders NCC, Telcos to Pay APC N500m for Closing Fundraising Platform

Obasanjo Warns against Handover to Military

Court Shuts out UPN from Participating in Presidential Election

Patience Jonathan: I’m First Lady Because I’m Educated

Jega Announces Procedures for Voting, Release of Results

IG Denies Ban on Voters from Staying After Voting

Jonathan Inaugurates Phase One of Alaoji Power Plant

Pakistan Commends Nigerian Military over Success against Boko Haram

Lagos to Experience 260 Days of Rainfall

INEC Advises Women against Application of Henna on Fingers.

Court Sacks APC House Candidate

Nigeria’s Oil Pipelines are Battleground for Brittle Democracy

Jonathan Condoles with Bakut’s Family

Nigerians in UAE Endorse Jonathan

Jonathan Promises Additional State for South-east

FG Extradites Kekere-Ekun to UK to Face Murder Charge

We Owe Nigeria Our Votes, Not Our Lives, Says TUC

Economic, Political Activities Pick up in Reclaimed Yobe Territories

Polls: No Basis for Objection to Use of Card Readers, Says NSE

N50m Movie on Jonathan Debuts at Silverbird Cinema

Edo Govt Raises the Alarm over Alleged Plans to Clamp Down on APC Leaders During Elections

FG Inaugurates 30 Gunboats for Niger Delta

Nigeria Army Medical Corps Creates Awareness on Oral Health

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

SEC’s New Rules to Boost Mergers and Acquisitions in Nigeria

FSDH Merchant Bank to Diversify Operations

Yasin: NURTW Cannot Be Used to Manipulate the Polls

APC Presidential Council Sues Fayose, Others

N1.2bn Alleged Scam: Dariye’s Absence Angers Judge

Jonathan Condoles with Late Gen. Bakut's Family

PMilitary Sacks Boko Haram From Pulka

150 Killed as Germanwings Airliner Crashes

Centre for China Studies Opens in Abuja

Ten Mmembers of APC Working Committee in Adamawa Defect to PDP

Supreme Court Adjourns Hearing on Brittania-U, Chevron, Seplat Case to May 18

Court Restrains FG from Deploying Military for Elections

Mark Excited by Approval of National Conference Report by FEC

Displaced Persons Still Scared of Boko Haram Violence as Elections Approach

Monday, March 23, 2015

Jonathan Launches Development Bank of Nigeria

LASU Closed down Indefinitely

PDP, APC Exchange Barbs over Hate Videos, Campaign Spending

APC is an Evil Nigerians Must Fight, Says Ikuru

Buhari: I’ll Make Naira Equal to the Dollar

Saudi Official: Oil Price Unlikely to Rebound

Ghanaian President Expresses Satisfaction with Election Plans

Obasanjo Asks Court to Vacate Order on His Autobiography

Larmode: EFCC Cleared Soludo of Currency Notes Fraud Allegation

Election Uncertainty, Oil Price Stall Construction in Nigeria

Nigeria Assists Namibian Drought Victims

Jonathan: Lee Kuan Yew’s Glowing Example will Inspire Global Positive Devt

Shagari Appeals to Politicians to Give Peace a Chance, Shun Violence

Judge Asks YDM Leaders to Correct Misrepresentation or Face Jail

Attack on Buhari’s Wife: Court Orders Two Persons to be Remanded in Prison

Jonathan Reiterates that Presidential Poll Remains Sancrosant

Nigeria and The International Criminal Court

We Have No Plan to Sack Workers, Says Ogun Govt

How I Escaped from Boko Haram

Polls: Security Beefed Up at INEC Lagos Office

PLAC Calls for Proposed Amendment in Relation to Office of the AGF

Glo Extends Sponsorship Pact with Manchester Utd

Filling a Hole

Switzerland, Buhari and Abacha Loot

Don't Drag EFCC into Politics, Lamorde Warns APC, Others

Sambo: We Have Surpassed Previous Administrations in Service Delivery

Jonathan Congratulates Flying Eagles on Seventh AYC Title

Jonathan: Lee Kuan Yew's Glowing Example Will Inspire Global Positive Devt

Judge Asks Party to Correct Misrepresentation or Face Jail

ECOWAS Calls For Free, Fair, Credible Polls

My Watch: Obansajo Asks Court to Vacate Order

Two Female Suicide Bombers Killed in Accidental Detonation

PDP Group: Smart Card Readers are Template for Rigging

Obama Calls for Peaceful, Free and Fair Elections

Polls: Police Ban Street Procession in Ekiti

Power Sector: Julius Berger Mulls Technical Partnership with Investors

Polls: Shagari Appeals to Politicians to Give Peace a Chance

Stanbic IBTC Launches Priority Pass Access Card

Lekki Deep Sea Port Project to Take Off Soon

Fayose: Jonathan will Send Buhari on Retirement in Saturday’s Presidential Poll

APC Deputy Governor Defects to PDP

Nigeria Accuses Chad of False Claims Over Recaptured Town

CBN Likely to Hold Interest Rate

Secret Drinking Dens in Kano

Presidential Debate: We Now Use Drones to Fight Boko Haram, Says Jonathan

Agatu Killings: FG Approves Committee to Investigate Crisis

APC Faults Politicisation of National Conference Report

APC Frowns upon Washington Post’s Article on Buhari

Dangote to Increase Refinery Capacity to 650,000bpd

INEC’s Card Reader Stolen in Zamfara

SSANU Threatens Strike over NUC Circular, Earned Allowances

Ohakim’s Group Rejects Endorsements of Presidential Candidates by Igbo Groups

Concern Mounts over Jonathan, Buhari’s Planned Visits to Bauchi

Agriculture to Replace Oil as Major Revenue Earner, Says Buhari

Protect Corps Members During Polls, Sultan Tells Security Agencies

Jonathan: 600km Electrified Lagos-Ibadan Rail Track Project will Soon Take Off

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Ezeife: There Won’t Be Permanent Peace in Nigeria Until...

Amaechi: Wike Gives $1m Monthly to Patience Jonathan

Imoke Says Nigerian Chronicle Not for Sale

Kidnappers Release C’River LP National Assembly Candidate

S’East APC Commends Igbo Delegate Assembly for Endorsing Buhari

Tales of the Unexpected at NNPC and CBN

In the Footsteps of Bill Gates

NIS Repatiates 201 Illegal Immigrants from Niger

Rivers Deputy Governor, Ikuru, Dumps APC

Buhari Absent at Presidential Debate…

70% of Michika Returnees will be Disfranchised, Says Minister

SSANU Threatens Strike Over NUC Circular, Earned Allowances

Ezeife: There Won't Be Permanent Peace in Nigeria Until...

Jonathan : 600km Electrified Lagos-Ibadan Rail Track Project Will Soon Take Off

Kidnapers Release C’River LP Candidate

Youths Trained on Violence-free Elections

Her Wheel of Fortune

A Night of Literary Splendor

Poetry Party for Odia Ofeimun at 65

Saturday, March 21, 2015

As PVC Collection Ends Today, Lagos, Ogun, Plateau May Get Extension

Polls: Sultan Tasks Security Agencies on Safety of Corps Members

Borno to Build Estate to Immortalise Heroes of Boko Haram War

Vaccine Procurement: Japan Supports Nigeria with N18.6bn Loan

ExxonMobil Staff Cooperative Society at war with Primewaterview over N3.7bn

Supreme Court Begins Hearing Tomorrow in Chevron’s Asset Sale Tussle

APC May Drag Fani-Kayode to Court over Funding Allegation

EU Funds ECOWAS Parliament Management Software for €2.48m

S’West: Petrodollars, Obas Can’t Guarantee Jonathan’s Re-election

Traditional Institution and 2015 Election

Ikpeazu: A Huge Challenge to Opposition

Nigeria’s Political Dilemma

Taking Politics to a New Height in Sokoto

The Place of Nexim Bank in Transformation Agenda

Election Must Hold March 28, April 11, Jonathan Insists

Jonathan Has Equipped Military More than Previous Leaders- Gen. Usman

Mu’azu to Oyegun, APC Has No Chance in S’East

INEC Distributes Outstanding PVCs to Lagos, Plateau and Ogun

Boko Haram: Military, ICRC to Rejig Strategies for Improved Security

INEC Wants to Disenfranchise Us, Christians in Bauchi Cry Out

EU Funds ECOWAS Parliament Management Software for €2.48m

Jonathan: I Will Surely Win the Election, But I'm Not Desperate

APC Urges Supporters to Ignore Police Directive on Vote

Global Spotlight is Firmly Fixed on Nigerian Elections

Resist Sponsors of Violence, US, UK Advise Nigerians

S&P Downgrades Nigeria’s Rating, Other Oil Dependent Countries

Poll Projects President's Victory in March 28 Election

Sultan: God has already Destined Who will Win 2015 Presidential Elections

Unleashing EFCC on APC Members: Arogbofa Dissociates Self from Media Report

IGP Talks Tough Against Trouble Makers during Polls

Court to Rule on Tinubu’s Suit against AIT April 1

Jonathan Congratulates Netanyahu

UNICEF: 2.5m Nigeria Gained Access to Safe Water in Rural Areas

Synagogue: Court Admits Chief Medical Examiner's Report

Group Wants Umahis Prosecuted over Alleged Arms Recovery in Family House

Ekweremadu Wants FG to Designate S-East Economic Zone

Friday, March 20, 2015

Don’t Be Used to Subvert the Nation, Defence Minister Warns Navy Officers

Yoruba Leaders Commend Mimiko on Post- Confab Summits

FG Commences Construction of Agaie-Baro Road

Physicist Allotey is Special Guest on African Voices

PDP Asks Buhari to Clarify Role in Massacre of 300 Igbo Soldiers, Civilians

My Wife And I Don’t Know Why We Chose to Be Together

My Wife And I Don’t Know Why We Chose to Be Together


Jonathan: My Quest to Serve Not Out of Desperation

FG,DSS Disown Ajaero led NLC Executive

Protect Your Votes, Ignore IGP, APC Tells Voters

Poll: IGP Talks Tough Against Trouble Makers

Insurgency: Japan Offers $3.4m Grants for IDPs in North East

Dead Bodies Found in Bama Wells as Boko Haram Slaughters ‘Wives’

Funsho Williams’ Murder: Court Orders Ex-detainee to Serve Tinubu, Others

NNPC: Sanusi Got It Wrong Again on Alleged Missing Oil Money

2015 Polls: Soyinka Worried over Intention of Military

Senior Civil Servant Rapes 10-year-old Maid to Death

Shell Wraps Up $1.2bn Sale of OML 18 to Eroton Group

PVC Collection Update: 12.4m Registered Voters Yet to Collect their Voters’ Cards

IDPs Reject Newly Freed Bama Captives

AfDB Provides $200m Guarantee for Nigeria’s Coal-to-Power Projects

Court Strikes out Suit Challenging Obanikoro’s Eligibility to Hold Public Office

Waiting for Nigeria’s Next CEO

UN Says Suffering of IDPs ‘Immense,’ Warns of Regional Humanitarian Crisis

PRONACO Faults FG on National Conference Resolutions

Buhari Opposes Expeditious Hearing of Case Seeking His Disqualification

Again, CACOL Petitions EFCC to Investigate Lagos State Government

Why Won’t Nigeria Let Foreign Journalists Cover Its Elections?

Court Grants Nyako Leave to Challenge Transfer of Case

Court Fixes April 22 for Hearing of Ibru’s Case against AMCON

Court Orders NCDSC to Reinstate 180 Sacked Workers

They Want me Dead before March 28, Mbaka Alleges again foreshadow

First Lady: Alison-Madueke is Not Corrupt

Mark Visits War-torn Benue Community as FG Probes Killings

Japan Supports Nigeria with N18.6bn Loan for Purchase of Vaccines

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Armed Thugs Attack Otti’s Campaign Team in Isiala Ngwa

Peterside Restates Commitment to Ogoniland, Drums Support for APC

Dwindling Fortunes of Shipyards Threatens Shipping

Bridging the Manpower Gap in Maritime Sector

Too Much Agony in The Land

Madmen on the Peninsular

Boko Haram Will be Completely Crushed, Jonathan Assures

Boko Haram: Scores of Dead Bodies Found in Bama Wells

Court Fixes April 22 for Hearing of Ibru's Case against AMCON

Suspected Suicide Bomber Arrested in Kano

March 28 Poll: Survey Rates Jonathan Ahead of Buhari

AfDB Sets Aside $200m to Guarantee Nigeria’s Coal-to-Power Production

Blackberry Unveils New High-security Tablet

Umeofia: Some Materials Used for Imported Tomato Paste are Injurious

Yero Advocates Split of Northern Governors’ Forum

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Mbadiwe: Lack of Unity Fuelling Corruption

Jega: 2015 Polls Will Hold as Scheduled

Scarcity of Dollars Hits FOREIGN EXCHANGE Market

12 of 26 Political Parties Pledge Allegiance to APC

Boko Haram: Blackwater Founder Erik Prince Pitched Private Fighting Force to Jonathan

FEC Approves Final Report on National Conference

IOCs Seek Fresh Negotiations with FG on Funding for Oil and Gas Projects

Jonathan Swears in New Ministers, Reshuffles Cabinet

APC Threatens to Drag Jonathan Before ICC

FG: Foreigners in Possession of PVCs, Plans Border Control for Polls

Oil Price Drop, Production Challenges Cut Monthly Revenue By N14.62bn

Soldiers Shoot at Ango Abdullahi

Police, DSS Return to Duty Posts in Speaker’s Office

Chibok Community Insists It Did Not Reject FG’s Safe Schools Initiative

UN Under Secretary: Why I Did Not Meet with Jonathan

NCC Set to Auction 2.6GHz Spectrum Licence May 4

Next for Nigeria Application for Launch

Fashola: Flying Presidents Abroad for Medical Care Diminishes Our Image

Gunmen Kidnap Rector in Benue

Cultists Shoot UNILAG Student

SSS Nabs Six Kidnappers in Edo

Sokoto Pays N500m for Students’ Allowances

Man Arrested for Killing Driver

Ekiti Police Kill Robbers, Warn Landlords

Fayose: Buhari’s Romance with Yoruba Belated, Urges Him to Tender Apology

Returning IDPs to Their Homeland is Premature, Say Borno Elders

Imoke Charges Police to Secure Release of Kidnapped Politician

Alcatel-Lucent Appoints New MD for Nigeria

Can Electoral Violence be Averted in Nigeria?

Court Strikes out Suit Seeking to Stop Use of PVCs

Poll: IGP Warns Against Election Saboteaurs

Corruption: EFCC Re-Arraigns Sokoto Ex-Perm Sec, Director

Ban Ki-Moon Task Nigeria on Credible Elections

Court Declares Lawan PDP Candidate? for Borno Governorship Race

Police: Amaechi Lied on Plot to Assassinate Peterside

March 28 General Elections Will Hold- Jega

APC Warns Against Moves to Compromise INEC

Buhari Threatens to Drag Jonathan Before ICC

Police, SSS Return to Duty Posts in Speaker's Office

Jonathan Appoints New FIRS Acting Executive Chairman

Jonathan Swears in New Ministers

Lamido’s Indistinct Body Language

Oyo’s Looming Battle Royale

For the Sake of Nigerian Soldiers

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Security Council Meets, Reviews Military Operations, Elections in N’East

Buhari Fails to Apologise for Jailing Journalists in 1984

Algeria in Talks with Nigeria, Angola over Oil Price Slump

Switzerland to Return $380m Abacha Loot

Jealous Boyfriend Stabs Pregnant Silverbird Staff to Death

Irish Solicitor Falls for €26m Nigerian Oil Scam

Shehu: Boko Haram Does Not Have Its Roots in Borno

NERC Reduces Electricity Tariffs, Cuts Excessive Charges

Lekki Robbery: Police Deployed 2,123 to Protect Jonathan, Says Lagos Govt

Oil Subsidy Report: NNPC Didn’t Receive N1.329tn from CBN, Says Alision-Madueke

Jonathan: Nigerian Military Deserves Commendation

Shettima: Why IDPs Can’t Return to Liberated Communities for Elections

Money Laundering: Fani-Kayode in Fresh Trouble as Surety Withdraws

Relocation of INEC Collation Centre to Farm Owned by Yuguda Stirs Controversy

Pope Hails Bravery of Nigeria’s Priests against Boko Haram

Lagos Rejects Court Decision on Environmental Sanitation

Court Quashes Gummi’s Indictment by NJC

Wali: We are Investigating Moroccan, Nigerian Diplomatic Spat

Benue Massacre: Mark Asks Security Forces to Fish out Culprits

Police: Why We Stopped Buhari’s One-million-man March in Kano

FG: North-east will Be Secure for Vote

Fayose to Arrest Fayemi’s Appointees over N109m Vehicle Indebtedness

After One Year, Anambra is on Rebound, Says Obiano

Five Killed as Fuel-laden Tanker Explodes in Ikorodu

.Anti-Jega Protest: ‘Jonathan’s Men’ Fuelling Violence, Says APC

Afolayan: Peaceful Polls Will Fuel Rally in Stock Market

National Security Council Reviews Troops' Operations in N'East

Morocco, Nigeria Diplomatic Spat: We Are Investigating, Says Wali

National Security Council Meets

Nigerian Appointed Chairperson UN Human Rights Council Advisory Committee

Why We Stopped Buhari's 1 million-man March in Kano - Police

PDP: Southwest Results Will Shock Buhari, APC

Benue Massacre: Herdsmen Confess Jihad Mission, Says Ogbeh

NERC Reduces Electricity Tariff, Cuts Off Excessive Charges

NEC, Gana Trade Words over Smart Card Readers

Jonathan: Nigeria Military, Deserves Commendation

Cecilia Ibru Yet to Remit N16.1bn Agreed Under Plea Bargain to AMCON

Atiku Group, PDM, Throws Weight behind Jonathan’s Re-Election Bid

In Covenant with Nigerians, Buhari Unveils Marshall Plan

Electoral Violence: Again, ICC Warns Politicians Will Face Prosecution

Jega: I Won’t Resign, I Have a Job to Do

Regional Defence Chiefs Meet on Offensive Against Boko Haram

Boko Haram: Canada Tops Countries Selling Arms to Nigeria

Hiring ex-Apartheid Mercenaries by Nigeria is Awkward for Modern S’Africa

Terrorism: Never Again will Nigerian Army Be Humiliated, Minimah Vows

Benin Traditional Council: Oba is Ill in the Savannah Bush

Mark: We Didn’t Flout Senate Tradition on Obanikoro

NLC President Appeals to Aggrieved Members

Mbu Absent in Suit Seeking His Removal

CJN Urges Legislature to Pass Criminal Justice Bill into Law

Apologise for Morocco Diplomatic Gaffe, APC Tells Jonathan

Amaechi Alleges Plot to Assassinate Peterside

Jonathan: Why I’m Passionate About the Entertainment Industry

Court Stops Fashola, LASG from Banning Movement on Environmental Sanitation Day

Ibinabo Sacked as Actors’ Guild President

Prosecutor: Why Child Bride Must Die for Culpable Homicide

Monday, March 16, 2015

Good Bye Bazuaye!

Skoro Wins W’African Title at GOtv Boxing Night

Amosun and the Performance Question

Ihedioha’s Campaign Unsettles the Old Order

PDP: Jonathan Better Than Obasanjo, Buhari, IBB in Fight against Corruption

Jega: OPC Members, Hoodlums Unleash Mayhem in Lagos

Nigeria, Nigerien and Chadian Militaries Brainstorm on Final Offensive Against Boko Haram

Terrorism: Never Again Will Nigerian Army Be Humiliated, Assures Minimah

CJN Begs National Assembly to Pass Criminal Justice Bill into Law

Electoral Violence: Again, ICC Says Nigerian Politicians Risk Prosecution

Tambuwal: It's Undignified to Vote PDP

CWG Rewards Best Graduating Computer Science Students

Dikki: FG Got the Best Deal for NITEL/MTEL

PDP Accuses APC of Running Desperate and Outdated Adverts

Former Speaker, Na’Abba, Departs PDP

Fulani Herdsmen Kill 80 in Attack on Benue Community

NLC Election Not Transparent, 18 Unions Insist

Again, FG Shifts Payment Deadline for 10 NIPPs

Jonathan: APC is Creation of My Administration

Patience Jonathan Redefines Corruption

Obanikoro: Mark Betrayed Us, Says Saraki

INEC Asked to Adopt Option A4 as Plan B to Ensure Polls Hold

Falana Calls for Release of Convicted Soldiers

Fire Guts INEC Warehouse, Sensitive Materials for Polls Not Affected

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Mothers’ Day: Jonathan Promises Affirmative Action for Nigerian Women

NBA: Military Has Gone Beyond Bounds by Demolishing Market Structures

AIG Restricts C4I Operations in Rivers, Withdraws Police from Politicians, VIPs

Military Pensioners Accuse FG of Short-Changing Them

Be Neutral During Elections, FOC Tells Navy

24 Years After, Fashola Hands over Rebuilt Oyingbo Market

Gummi Pleads with Southerners Not to Flee North

Lawyer Asks Court to Stop Senate from Considering Jega’s Replacement

Adenuga Makes Case for Cultural Preservation at 2015 Lisabi Festival

Offor’s Foundation, BFA Donate Books to Tanzania Schools

Manufacturers Commend Kaduna DISCO for Improve Power Supply

APC Demands Inquiry into Failed Bomb Attack at IDPs Camp in Maiduguri

Jonathan vs Buhari : When a Public Mistake Requires an Old Fashioned Apology

With Intensive Aerial Bombardment, Military Dislodges Boko Haram from More Communities

APC’s Adverts Using Fani-Kayode’s Anti-Jonathan Statements ‘Outdated’

Fire Guts INEC's Electoral Institute

Military Battles Boko Haram for Border Town of Damasak

Nyako Asks Bauchi Judge to Hands Off His Case

Military Pensioners Accuses FG of Short-Changing Them

NEMA Awaits Military Green Light to Commence Massive Rehabilitation, Reconstruction of Boko Haram-ravaged Communities

Ado-Ekiti Federal Poly Workers Suspend Strike

Inseparable Even in Death

Saro Returns for Easter

Enter the Labyrinth...

Army in Final Push against Boko Haram in Gwoza, Sambisa, Goneri

After Roundtrip to US, Stowaway Dies in Arik Aircraft Wheel

Conflicting Signals in APC as Jonathan Makes SW Inroads with Confab Report

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Akinwunmi: APCON Can’t Stop Law-abiding Individuals from Practice

Don’t Break Away from Nigeria, Ex-ICPC Boss Urges North

Ribadu : I’ll Rebuild Churches Torched by Boko Haram in Michika

A Year Today, Immigration Remembers 15 Dead Job-Seekers

Alleged Hunt for APC Leaders: EFCC to Investigate Sources of ‘Fictitious’ Letter

‘FG Needs the Support of Nigerians to End Insurgency’

Volatility in Naira Exchange Rate Subsides

Wabba Emerges NLC President as Ajaero Rejects Results

Tinubu, Ambode Canvass Igbo Support for APC

Sierra Leone VP Sam-Sumana ‘Goes into Hiding’, Seeks Asylum

‘Colleges of Education Soon to Award Own Degrees’

WACSOF Unveils Countries’ Rights Reports as Regional Partners Meet

Mu’azu and His Brand of Politics

North-east Communities and the Security Question

Obi: On the Issue of Insecurity, Opposition Has Lost Ground

Re: Exploiting General Buhari’s Candidacy

X-raying Jonathan’s Goat and Yam Analogy

‘90% of Global Population Prone to Dental Diseases

‘Why Jonathan Deserves to Be Re-elected’

NCC Explains Reasons for Unsolicited Online Messages

’Niger Delta Demands 40 Percent Ownership of Their Oil’

Wabba Emerges NLC President, Ajaero Rejects Results

Samson Siasia: A Coach for Age-group Teams?

Boxers Hail GOtv for Pro Debut

He That Has an Ear

AMVCA 2015- Thrills and Woes from a Star-studded Show

Over 80,000 Women, Youths Resolve to support Jonathan in Adamawa

African Infrastructure Investors Line Up for Ai Road Show

Presidency: Tinubu's Claim of VP Offer in ING False, Misleading

Military Discovers Bomb Making Factory in Yobe

EFCC to APC: You Are Amplifying Fabrications to Score Cheap Political Point

Clark Calls for Reorganisation of EFCC

Jega Charges RECs Not to Be Deterred as PVC Distribution Hits 55.9m

Friday, March 13, 2015

Again, Supreme Court Dismisses Appeal Challenging Wada’s Election

Court Fixes March 27 for Osinbajo's Suit against AIT, NTA

Immigration Recruitment Disaster: Jonathan Gives N75m to Victims' Families

Boko Haram: Shettima Visits 200,000 Displaced Nigerians in Niger Republic

11 FGC Bayelsa Students Hospitalised Following Cholera Outbreak

Three Chinese Abducted in Kogi

Abuja Killer-Prophet Dies Awaiting Trial

Okagbare: Jonathan, PDP Lied, Says APC

iWOW Hosts Global Possibilities Summit

Momoh to Deliver Maiden UMCAA Lecture

One Killed, 7 Injured as Militants Engage Security Operatives in Bayelsa

CP Laments Fulani-Farmers' Clashes, Warns against Senseless Killings

Femi Awoyemi Nominated as ‘Leader for Next Millennium’

Boko Haram: UK Arms Not Contributing to Bloodbath in North-east, Says Envoy

Presidency: Jonathan Did Not Have Telephone Conversation With King Mohammed of Morocco

PVC Distribution Now 55.9 Million

Boko Haram: Nigerian Military Discovers Terrorists Bomb Making Factory In Yobe State

Clark: How Buhari Got Himself Out of the Presidential Race

Wada Records Another Victory, as SC Dismisses Appeal Challenging His Election

Adieu ‘Maman Daddy’

Adieu ‘Maman Daddy’

Thursday, March 12, 2015

ISIS Accepts Boko Haram, FG Drafts Mercenaries to Fight Sect

ISIS Accepts Boko Haram, FG

Revealed: How INEC Paid ACT.Technologies N2.6bn for Production of PVCs

Revealed: How INEC Paid

Govt Plans Guidelines for Telcos, Oil, Power Firms to List on Stock Exchange

PIB: House Removes Presidential Power to Grant Oil Licences, Leases

Ministry: Morocco Mischievous, President, Mohammed VI Discussed AfDB Presidency

Buhari Vows to Kill Corruption in Nigeria

Elections: Nigeria’s Peculiarity Informs Deployment of Soldiers

Yoruba Leaders Cannot Campaign for Any Candidate, Awujale Tells Jonathan

Jonathan, Presidency Unfold New Plot to Frame Me, Alleges Tinubu

NLC’s Rescheduled Elections Get Underway amidst Tight Security

N’Assembly Rejects Budget Cut to N115bn, Settles for N120bn

Appeal Court Stops Execution of Soldiers Convicted by Court Marshall

Cote d’Ivoire Signals Intention to Import LNG from Nigeria

NIA DG: Elections will Hold on March 28, April 11

Northern Ethnic Minorities Group Endorses Jonathan for Presidency

CJN Assures International Community of Judiciary’s Readiness to Handle Electoral Disputes

Court Summons YDP for Misrepresenting Judgment

Synagogue: TB Joshua Appeals Court’s Judgment on Appearance

Be Prepared for Less Rainfall, NIMET Warns

NISA Exco: Why Labinjo was Asked to Step Aside

Securing the Airspace through Accurate Weather Reports

Strident Security Measures at Nigerian Airports

Nigeria Ends Kit Renewal Deal with Adidas

Tarzoor’s Swelling Support Base

Patience Jonathan, Please Ignore Them

An Evening With an IT Governor

Buhari and the South West

Gunmen Raid Bank in Lekki, Kill Four Policemen, Three Others

Chime, Assembly on War Path over Concession of Water Supply in Enugu

Boko Haram: Badeh Vows Never To Concede Any Part of Nigeria to Terrorists

Elections: 'Nigeria's Peculiarities Inform Deployment of Soldiers'

DRAC Urges Jonathan to Sign Disability Rights Bill Into Law

Protesting Workers Paralyse Enugu Psychiatric Hospital over Poor Welfare

Akinyelure: Nigeria Can’t Afford Another Poll Shift

Following Senate Tradition, Obanikoro Confirmed Minister, Opposition Cries Foul

Diplomatic Spat: Morocco Recalls Ambassador in Nigeria

France to Increase Troops to Support Boko Haram Fight

Suspected Boko Haram Member Escapes Arrest at Buni Yadi

…Child Captives Have Forgotten Their Names

Tales from Cancer Survivors

NAFDAC’s Unending War against Drug Counterfeiters

International Communities Commend Nigeria on Broadband Initiative

Enahoro: Media Awards is Promasidor’s Contribution to Encouraging Professionalism

Atiku Vows Not to Return to PDP

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Jonathan: Never Again Will Nigerian Territory Be Occupied by Terrorists

Amaechi’s Younger Brother Attacked

Again, Protesters Allege Marginalisation of Delegates, Threaten to Disrupt NLC Elections

Airtel Sympathises with Obaigbena over Brother’s Death

IBB: Count Me out of Interim Government

Court Orders AIT to Stop Damaging Documentary on Osinbajo

Danjuma: I Do Not Canvass Support for Any Candidate

Troops Dislodge Boko Haram Terrorists from Lame-Burra Forest

IG, DSS Restore Tambuwal’s Security Aides

FG Weeds Out HND Graduates in Ongoing NIS Recruitment

‘Ebonyi CJ Not on Leave’

Youths Protest at INEC’s Office over Field Test of Card Readers

No More Shift in Elections, Adefuye Tells US Chamber of Commerce

Six More Killed as Violence Continue in Plateau Villages

Wars, Guns and Votes

End Strike, CJN Begs JUSUN

GEJ Inherited Boko Haram in North-East - FCT Minister

Tambuwal’s Security Aides Returned by IGP

Elections: We Will Meet Aspirations Of Nigerians, Says Jega

IBB: Count Me Out of Interim Government

NLC Elections: Protesters Allege Marginalisation of Delegates, Threaten to Disrupt Elections

Ijaw Congress Wants Amnesty Office to Remain Under the Presidency

Strengthening Nigeria's Sea Power

Military Recaptures Bama as More Insurgents are Killed in Adamawa

…Senate Hails Army

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

In Less Than a Year, Nigeria Now PayPal’s Number Two Market in Africa

Ivorian Court Sentences Former First Lady to 20-year Jail Term

Parents of 29 Slain FGC Bunu Yadi Students

DNA Sleuths Trace Bones of Slaves to Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroun

PDP Govs Express Doubt over Efficacy of Card Readers for Polls

PDP is My Home, Says Mu’azu, Wishes Propagandists Good Luck

Buhari’s Tenure Will Not Be Abridged, Says APC

Nwabueze: No Constitutional Provision for Tenure Elongation

INEC Gives Pass Mark on Test-run for Smart Cards

Soyinka Condemns Use of Crude, Abusive Language By Politicians

FG Discourages States from Borrowing as Govt Debt Rises to N1.36tn

What Other African Elections Tell Us about Nigeria’s Bet on Biometrics

Give Jonathan Benefit of Doubt, Says Abdulsalami

Trailer Crushes 16-year-old Girl in Auchi

Nyako’s Impeachment: A’Court Refuses Adamawa CJ’s Application to Stop Judge from Delivering Judgment

El-Rufai Accuses FG of Blackmailing Religious Leaders

ExxonMobil Oil Spill: Communities Protest Alleged Diversion of $16bn Compensation

Osun Workers Protest Non-payment of Salaries

Lagos Legislator Seeks Disqualification of APC Scribe

Sambo Holds Consultation with Stakeholders, Party Members in Kano

1,250 Trapped Mafa Residents Relocated to Maiduguri

Ndigbo: Yuguda Has Made Bauchi Safe for Non-indigenes

University Don Scores Jonathan High on Human Rights

Sulaiman: Social Protection Policy Key to Addressing Insurgency

Kwara Govt Orders Arrest of CAN Leaders over Anti-Buhari Films

Ending the Enugu Debacle

What Nigeria’s Next President Must Do

Whatever Happened to the Pubic Sphere?

Ecobank Rewards Loyal Customers with Cash, Gifts

Driving Implementation of Employees Compensation Scheme

As Insurance Contends with Image Problems

Nigerian Troops Recapture Bama from Boko Haram

8 killed in Boko Haram Ambush

12 Killed in Fresh Bomb Attack on Maiduguri Market

Reprieve for Elechi as Seven Lawmakers Dump Impeachment Plan

Communities Protest Alleged Diversion of $16bn Compensation for Oil Spill

NHRC to Prosecute Promoters of Violence

Boko Haram: Nigeria Military Deplores Plan to Cause Friction With MNJTF Countries

Jonathan Sacks Agwai, Appoints New SURE-P Chairman

Over 1,250 Trapped Mafa Residents Relocated to Maiduguri

Troops kill Several Boko Haram Members in Adamawa

Road Infrastructure to Suffer Setback as Govt Budgets Zero Allocation to FERMA

Mbeki, Abdusalami Meet with Buhari

Finally, Army Begins Trial of General, 22 Others in Lagos

APC: Buhari Shunned Debate with Jonathan to Avoid Insults, Mudslinging

Flight Delay: Aviation Minister, Passengers Stranded for Three Hours

Nine Feared Killed in Violent Attacks in Plateau

APC, Buhari Condemn Maiduguri Bombing

Blame Military, Foreigners, Not Niger Delta Youths for Crude Oil Theft, Says Clark

Sambo: FG Approves N1.5tn Presidential Support on Education

AfDB Presidency: Sambo Rallies Support for Agric Minister

US Running out of Room to Store Oil and Gas

Again, Shettima, Fani-Kayode Lock Horns over Chibok Girls

UK Metropolitan Police Partners Nigeria Police on Training

Court to Rule on Suit Challenging Restriction of Movement on Sanitation Days

Analysts: Boko Haram’s Bid to Join ISIS Could Internationalise Nigeria’s Conflict

28 Inmates of Ikoyi Prisons to Sit for JAMB Exam

Police Arrest Man for Killing Fulani Herdsman

Fashola: We’ll Provide Stable Power Supply in Six Months

A’Ibom Govt Plans Privatisation of Ibom Power Plant

Oyintiloye Cautions Christian Leaders over Financial Inducemen

Power Sector’s Sundry MoUs

Chibok to FG: Find Our Girls Before Rebuilding School

FG: Jonathan was Not Snubbed by Moroccan King

CBN, NDIC in Turf War over New Bill

AIT Fire Pits Party Supporters against Each Other

APC Exposes Plot to Harass Party’s Financiers

Nigerian Truckers Blame Boko Haram, Jonathan for Their Woes

Record of Service will Determine Jonathan’s Re-election, Says Fashola

Immigration Gives Clarification on Abolition of Re-entry Visa

Odinkalu Condoles with Peterside over Political Killings

Monday, March 09, 2015

Oando Begins Crude Oil Production from Qua Iboe Field

Stress Test: CBN Declares Nigerian Banks are Sound

APC: Jonathan’s Campaign Overtures are Too Little, Too Late

Army: Shekau is a Drowning Man, ISIS Allegiance Cannot Stop Imminent Defeat

Maiduguri Explosions Death Toll Rises to 62 as Five Die in Fresh Bombing

Enugu Wife Bludgeons Husband to Death

PDP: Obasanjo, Tinubu Retard South-west Growth, Not Jonathan

Mixed Reactions Continue to Trail INEC’s Test-run of Card Readers

DHQ Raises Concern over Careless Talks by MJTF Partners

Jonathan Meets Abdulsalami, Mbeki on 2015 Polls

FG Gives Private Jet Owners 90 Days Ultimatum

PDP Governors Meet in Lagos Monday

Esuene Expresses Doubt over Passage of PIB by the Senate

Again, INEC Shifts Deadline for Collection of PVCs to March 22

Fani-Kayode: Buhari Must Explain His Crimes against Ndigbo During Civil War

We are Not APC’s Tool, SERAP Replies Okonjo-Iweala

NDF Petitions IG over Alleged Ritual Killing

Israeli Hostage in Nigeria Released for Ransom

NDDC: Work Has Begun on Nigeria’s Coastal Road

Clark, Adams Call for Jega’s Resignation

Chibok Community Thanks Jonathan for Sending Emissary

Ebonyi Accuses EFCC, Fidelity Bank of Plot to Sabotage State

PDP Accuses Police Unit of Working to Discredit Jonathan, Wike

Women’s Day: FIDA Urges Senate to Pass VAPP Bill into Law

Obi: Four More Years for the South-south is in Nigeria’s Interest

ACPN Presidential Candidate Promises to Stop Fuel Importation

Abuja Police Train Officers on Election Duties

Ogun UPN Governorship Candidate Denies Stepping Down for Amosun

Navy Arrests Burglary Syndicate, Two Minors

Sada: Katsina Has Enjoyed Best Leadership Since 1999

There’s Attempt to Disenfranchise Christians in the North, Say Elders

Sunday, March 08, 2015

Group Blames PDP for Inflicting Pain on Nigerians, Says Change is Inevitable

Retailers Hit by Naira Devaluation

NYSC’s Benevolent Act

Why Labour Must Put Its House in Order


Razak Okoya’s Unusual Birthday Celebration

Launch of Nigerian Entertainment Health Insurance Scheme Boosts Ailing Entertainers

HAMLET: All the World’s A Stage

Dozens Killed in Latest Boko Haram's Hit at Soft Targets

PwC: Nigeria to Rank among Top 10 Economies by 2050

Buhari in Sokoto, Pays Homage to Shagari

Mixed Results Trail INEC’s Mock Trial of Card Readers

Saturday, March 07, 2015

UKaid Teacher Devt Program to Boost Learning Outcomes in Six Pilot States

Borno Cautions IDPs against Hasty Return

Southern Kaduna Retired Generals Dismiss Contract Allegations

Keyamo Accuses Service Chiefs of Profiting from Insurgency

Gbadesire Alleges Threat to Life

NCC: Telephone Penetration in Nigeria Has Hit 100% Mark

NHRC Takes No Violence Campaign to Lagos, Kaduna, Others

The Campaigns and the Threats of Litigation

Ali: Lack of Clear-cut Ideological Bent by Parties Inclines Campaigns towards Name-calling, Mudslinging

Nwosu: Keep Close Tabs on Those Who Do Not Want Soldiers Deployed for Election

Lamido: Yes, PDP Made Mistakes, But APC is Not a Better Alternative

Exploiting General Buhari’s Candidacy

Yuguda’s Stewardship in Bauchi

Fuel Crisis and the Debate on Downstream Deregulation

‘Every Nigerian Should Enjoy Full Benefits of Digital TV’

MTN’s 2014 Results: Beyond the Game of Numbers

Card Reader Testing: PDP Worried about Lapses

Five Bomb Attacks in Maiduguri, Death Toll Over 54

2015 Elections: Muazu Reads Riot Act to PDP States Chairmen, Campaign Coordinators

Buhari in Sokoto, Says Shagari a Great Nationalist

Bombers Attack Maiduguri Again

Stephen Keshi: Can He Walk Away from the Super Eagles’ Job

Custodian Life Assurance Explain Reason for Backing GOtv Boxing Night

I Wish We Had GOtv Boxing Night in My Days-Okorodudu

Buhari Returns to a Rousing Reception, Declares Self Fit

Friday, March 06, 2015

Court Dismisses TB Joshua's Application to Stop Synagogue Inquest

Court Joins PDP, APC in Case to Stop INEC from Using Card Readers

Odumakin Carpets Falana over Comments on Constitutional Conference As Southwest Youths Endorse Jonathan

Gas Line Breaks: Daily Revenue Loss Average N112m

After 20 Years, ICPC Recovers N8m for Spinal Cord Patient

Australia to Explore Aid to Special Needs Children

Road Contracts: FG Owes Contractors N118bn for 2013, Says CCESSA

Jonathan to Lead Physical Exercise

FG Appoints Worlu DG, VON

Jonathan Mourns Bayo Kuku

CNN Celebrates African Comedy with Nigeria’s Alibaba

Simple and Effective Treatments for Infertility in Females

Board, Management Plural

I Started Making Money in the University Working as a DJ

Fake Customs Boss Nabbed over Fraud, Impersonation

Ex-Convict Re-Arrested for Robbery

Supreme Court Dismisses Sylva's Appeal against Dickson, Others

Boko Haram Kills Nine in Shani, Borno State

Buhari Back from London

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Jonathan: Chibok Girls are Alive, Will Be Recovered

APC Plans Rousing Welcome for Buhari Today

IMF Endorses CBN’s Unification of Foreign Exchange Markets

University Feeds 270,000 Taking Refuge from Boko Haram

2015 Polls: New Party Makes Demands of INEC

Tinubu, Oni, Oyinlola, Oyegun Celebrate Obasanjo at 78

Sambo Sympathises with Obaigbena over Brother’s Death

MTEF: House Slashes Oil Benchmark to $54 per Barrel

ExxonMobil CEO: Crude Oil Prices to Remain Low

APC Youths Threaten to Occupy Aso Rock, Major Cities over Alleged Plan to Oust Jega

NUPENG: Apapa Traffic Gridlock Affecting Loading of Petroleum Products

Jonathan Extols Late Emir of Gusau’s Virtues

FG Lays Foundation to Rebuild Chibok School

Minister, Oil Marketers in Closed-door Meeting over Aviation Fuel Crisis

House Summons Alison-Madueke, Shell over Divestment from Oil Block

Tambuwal Absent as 16 Political Parties Sign Peace Accord in Sokoto

Why I Want Jega to Resign, by Uwazurike, MASSOB Leader

Buhari Faults PDP, Jonathan on Non-oil Export Growth

Stop Inciting Policemen, IG Warns

How Bashir, Ex-CJN Bello’s Son Died

Petrol Explosion Kills Girl

FG Issues Provisional Licences to Nine Private Universities

Senate Committee Probes SEC’s Illegal N10bn Bond to Gombe Govt

Amosu: Jonathan Has Shown More Commitment to Ending Insurgency than His Ambition

Mimiko, Don Mobilise South-west Youths for Jonathan

LMC Sympathises with Pillars, Postpones Game with Heartland

DK Disciple Kputu: ‘I Stand for Change’

Adebimpe Adebambo: ‘I Do Several Things To Keep Sane’

Adeyeri Needs N10 Million for Surgery

Insurgency: House Seeks Relief for Borno Community

2015: Elections May Not Hold as New Party Seeks Extension

Sambo Condoles with Obaigbena on Brother's Death

APC Youths Threaten To Occupy Aso Rock, Major Cities

Fire Guts Dickson's House in Yenagoa

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Badeh: Timing of Delivery of Hardware Influenced Calls for Polls’ Postponement

INEC: Over 80% of PVCs Collected

Mugabe: Nigerian Witchdoctors Planned to Kill Me

For Dangote, Elumelu, Ovia, Others, Foreign Currency Loans Hurt the Bottom Line

PDP, APC Fight Dirty over Alleged Plot to Frame Jega

Delta Govt, Tambuwal, Fashola, Amosun, Others Condole with Obaigbena Family

FG Begins Clampdown on Erring Private Jet Owners

Okonjo-Iweala: Petrol Shortage to Ease off By Weekend

APC: Patience Jonathan is Crude

Again, Opposition to Obanikoro Stalls Confirmation of Other Ministerial Nominees

N11bn Scam: Ex-Gov Audu Attacks EFCC Operative in Court

Chadian President: We Know Where Abubakar Shekau is

Oando Receives N50bn Payout, Despite Slump in Oil Price

Party Leaders, Politicians Must Respect the Non-violence Accord, Eminent Nigerians Insist

Again, Two Nigerians, Eight Others Face Execution in Indonesia

Ndigbo: We’re not Part of Jonathan’s Money Sharing

We Didn’t Endorse APC Candidates in Lagos, Says Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Akingbola Asks Supreme Court to Halt Retrial

Abandoned Villa Now a Symbol of Boko Haram Losses in Dikwa

Ejigbo Torture: Absence of Defendants Stall Arraignment

Killer Bride: Court Fixes March 11 for Adoption of Motion

Oshiomhole: Nigerians Tired of PDP’s Excuses

NHRC: 2,000 Human Rights Violation Recorded in Borno

Otti: PDP is Afraid of Me

INEC to Test-run Smart Card Readers in Ekiti on Saturday

EFCC Arraigns 34 Suspected Fraudsters for Illegal Oil Bunkering

INEC Has Distributed 1.1 million PVCs in Gombe, Says REC

N1.6m Scholarship Excites Mobil Championship Athletes

Lagos ITTF World Tour: Quadri, Meshref Are Top Seeds

BOLFYNG Set to Address Procurement Challenges with Online Portal

Fuelling Troubles for Jonathan

Boko Haram: Military Vows to Liberate Remaining Territories Soon.

Boko Haram: Military Vows to Liberate Remaining Terrorists Soon

Uwazurike, MASSOB Leader, Asks Jega to Quit Office Before Polls

Fuel Scarcity to End by Weekend, Says FG

2,000 Human Rights Violation Recorded in Borno

Ndigbo: We’re Not Part of Jonathan’s Alleged Indecent Money Sharing

Aviation: House Laments Poor Budgetary Implementation

Court Declares New Registered Political Party

Students on Rampage, Disrupt Academic Activities, Examination in Ilorin

Why I Appointed Speaker as Acting Governor - Gov. Aliyu

Curbing Malaria Menace

Kuku Dragged to Court for Alleged Rights Violations

FEC Approves N2.4bn For Auto-testing Laboratory Equipment

House Adopts Report to Establish Bio-Safety Agency

INEC: Ballot Papers, Boxes, Smart Card Readers Ready

Monguno Now Accessible to Civilians

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Jonathan Orders Payment to Marketers, Buhari Blames Moribund Refineries

President: We Are Avoiding Civilian Casualties, Rights Abuses in Boko Haram Onslaught

Buhari, Atiku, Mark, Others Mourn Rotimi Obaigbena’s Passing

Buhari, Atiku, Mark, Others Mourn Rotimi Obaigbena’s Passing

Slain Suspected Female Bomber May Have Been Mentally Ill

Chadian Troops Recapture Dikwa as New Video Shows Beheading by Boko Haram

Hyena Men of Nigeria Tame Baboons, Snakes to Make Them Perform

Osinbajo, Fani-Kayode Head to Courts Seeking Damages for Defamatory Statements

Nigeria Stalls Chad, Aims to Beat Boko Haram before Election

PDP Accuses APC of Not Being Happy with Nigeria’s Economic Progress

Buhari’s Brain is Dead, Says Patience Jonathan

Appeal Court Gives Jonathan Green Light, Rules He is Qualified to Seek Re-election

Banks’ Tight Oil & Gas Lending Policy, Closure of RDAS Worsened Petrol Shortage

NUPENG, an umbrella body of junior oil workers, comprises Petroleum Tanker

Follow Rules in Screening Ministerial Nominees, APC Tell Senate

Electricity Charges: NERC, MAN Meet to Avert Closure of Industries

Firm Pays N88m Ransom to Free Greek Crew

Tinubu Asks NBC to Sanction AIT

Fuel Scarcity is Unpleasant Development, Says TUC

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Appeal Court Gives Jonathan a Clean Bill of Health

House to Drag GEJ, FG to Court if INEC Chairman is Removed

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PDP Accuses APC of Not Being Happy With Nigeria’s Economic Development ?

Okonjo-Iweala: Fuel Scarcity Not Caused by Payment Issues

Boko Haram May Resort to Guerrilla Warfare Tactics, Lawmaker Warns

Fuel Scarcity is Unpleasant Development, Says TUC

Jonathan: We Are Avoiding Civilian Casualties in Onslaught Against Boko Haram

APC Links Fuel Scarcity to Default in Subsidy Payment

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Again, Oil Marketers Seek Deregulation, Strong Regulator

Firm Restates Commitment to Accelerated Marginal Fields Development

Olawore: Devaluation of Naira Increases Prices of Petroleum Products

Agriculture, Manufacturing as Panacea for a Faltering Economy

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Attacks against Obanikoro Unfounded, Mischievous, Says Group

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Lamido: South-west Zone Won’t Vote for Buhari

INEC to Test-run Card Readers Saturday

Troops Liberate 30 Communities in N’East, Rout Boko Haram in Yobe Villages

Namibian President Pohamba Gets $5m Mo Ibrahim Prize

INEC Backs Presence of Military During Elections

Okonjo-Iweala: Jonathan Working Tirelessly to Create 1.8m Jobs

Tinubu, Fani-Kayode Slugfest Gets Nastier as Parties Resort to Name-calling, Abuses

Tinubu, Fani-Kayode Slogfest Gets Nastier as Parties Resort to Name-calling, Abuses

Dangote, Adenuga, Alakija Slip in Forbes Billionaires’ List

Tinubu to Sue AIT

Jonthan Gives 164 Ex-NYSC Members Automatic Employment, Scholarships

APC Faults Ribadu on Change of C-in-C

Boko Haram Attacks Niger Republic

Lamido Gives N240m to IDPs in Jigawa

FG, Senate Move to Curb Violence against Women, Others

INEC Sued over Missing PVCs in Lagos

Ex-DSS Director: It’s Unsafe to Send IDP’s Back to Liberated Territories for Polls

Bayelsa Awaits Delivery of 40,000 PVCs as Dickson Embarks on Sensitisation Campaign to Communities

Petrol Scarcity: Ekiti Govt Seals off Five Petrol Stations, Imposes N2.5m Fines

NDLEA Discovers Drugs Concealed in Music Player, Bitter Leaf, Jeans and Luggage Handle

South-west Youths Storm Ondo for Post-National Confab Talks

Aregbesola Congratulates Adeboye at 73

Post-election Violence and the Media

Ebonyi 2015: Equity Takes Centre Stage

GOtv Boxing Night Promises Top-class Bouts on March 15

Suicide Bomber killed by Hunters

The Fear of Obanikoro

Rotimi Obaigbena Passes

Sunday, March 01, 2015

Davebrook Launches Nigeria’s First Online Newsroom

Unity Bank Appoints New Directors

APC, CNPP Warn Against Renewed Push to Remove Jega, Shift Polls

Mob Kills Suspected Female Suicide Bomber in Bauchi

Nigeria’s Revenue Shrinks by 28% Amid Oil Price Slump

Chevron Seeks to Transfer Disputed Oil Blocks to Seplat

Military Operations Force Boko Haram Back to Urban Warfare

First Lady Visits Sokoto March 3 to Flag off Distribution of Fertiliser and Rice to Women

Olejeme Confident of Jonathan’s Re-election

Fayose Asks Nigerians to Save Buhari from Tinubu

PDP Alleges APC Paid N5bn for Chatham House Engagement

Alison-Madueke, House to Square off over NLNG $14.9bn Remittance to NNPC

ICPC: How We Blocked N100bn Leakages for FG

PDP Calls on Nigerians to Be Ready to Make Sacrifices

Jonathan Felicitates with Adeboye at 73

Northern Youths Back Fani-Kayode’s Claim on Tinubu

Agbakoba: After May 29, What Next?

CJN Advises Magistrates to Grant Bail under Liberal Terms

Lawyer Faults New Abortion Bill, Urges FG Not to Legalise It

Victims of Insurgency Get Lifeline in Borno

Company Demands N3.1bn from Celtel, CAC for Infringement on Trade Name

UN to Probe Legality of Insurance Levy on Federal Schools, Seeks Additional Information

Strike: Judicial Workers Tackle Ondo Attorney General

Ongoing War against Boko Haram a Success, Says Gummi

Over 8,000 Persons Affected in Disasters in South-west, Says NEMA

Micro Grid for Industrial Clusters

The Return of Lagos Gang War

APC Arranged Chatham House Engagement with N5bn, PDP Alleges

Mob Burns Suspected Female Bomber to Death

First Lady Visits Sokoto March 3 to Flag off Distribution of Fertiliser, Rice to Women

CJN Advises Magistrates to Grant Bail on Liberal Conditions

PDP to Govt Officials: Be Ready for Sacrifice

Don't Engage in Post-election Violence, Cleric Urges Muslim Youths

Deployment of Military for Polls: Voters Charged Not to be Intimidated


Concert to State Believe in Ambode

Debie Rise Dazzles at Vanguard Awards

Saturday, February 28, 2015

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The Campaigns against Jega and the Military

Ribadu: You Don't Change a C-in-C in the Middle of War

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Bargain Hunting Triggers Momentum in Capital Market

NAFDAC Arrests Indian for Importing Fake Goods

Saudi Yet to Appoint New Envoy, 7 Months after Rajeh’s Recall

‘Why Political Violence Continues to Thrive in Nigeria’

Soyinka, Others Listed among World’s Famous People

NEF: Involvement of Soldiers Alien to Democratic Elections

Debate with Jonathan at Chatham House, UK Group Urges Buhari

‘Implementation of Biosafety Act Will Create 25,000 Jobs’

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Man Rapes Corps Member, Nabbed by Police

Daniel: Insurance Industry Had its Finest Moment under Jonathan

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