This Day News Archive for May 2016

Monday, May 30, 2016

Eagles Set to Fly against Luxembourg

Solid Minerals Roadmap Revisited

Ebele Obi in Dramatic Transfer to IfeanyiUbah

SA PoloAfrica Excited Playing in Access/UNICEF Polo Tourney

Monday 30th May 2016

APC: Of Slogans and Programmes

‘Partnership Requires Trust, Honesty, Integrity, Perseverance and Total Commitment to Practice’

Bayelsa’s Unending Workers’ Verification

Tambuwal’s One Year of Promises Kept

Melaye Gives Back to His Constituents

Egbin Power Plant Drubs Transcorp Soccer Team 3-0

Okoku Celebrates Children’s Day and World Hunger’s Day with Village Kids

Rain Cancels Play as Novak Djokovic and Williams Wait

Buhari: Leading in Turbulent Times

A Soldier’s Bullet Shatters a Family’s Joy

Alves Set to Join Juventus


Sunday 29th May 2016

Saturday 28th May 2016

Okorocha Denies Presidential Poster scattered in Abuja

Ikom Youths Protest MASSOB Rally

Police Rescue Abducted Leader of Market Women

Buhari Gives Approval to Set Up Commission for Ease of Doing Business

Ambode Makes His Mark

A Rite of Passage

FG Constitutes Committee to Recover AMCON’s Loans

Enugu Police Arrest 13 Pro-Biafra Agitators

Wike: We Have Stabilised Rivers Economy

Navy Arrests, Hands Over Five Beninois to NSCDC, Recovers Smuggled Petrol

Sokoto Recovers N300m from Councils’ Payrolls in One Month

Tambuwal Defends His Frequent Foreign Trips

Ganduje to Tax the Rich to ‘Help the Poor’

Driver Crushes Girl to Death in Oshogbo

Nimbo: Group Tasks Ugwuanyi on Development of Rural Areas

Herdsmen’s Menace: OPC Advocates Self Defence Option

New Maize Disease Surfaces, Threatens Food Sufficiency

2016 Federal Budget Best for Kwara in 16 Years, Says Ahmed

Military: Fight against N’Delta Militants will be Rational

Fresh Move to ‎Resuscitate PIB Begins

FG Seeks $7.2bn Donor Support to Fund Projects along Niger Basin

Alleged Travel Ban a Threat to My Life, Personal Liberty – Fayose

Buhari: Jonathan’s Sense of Patriotism Shocked Me

Pharmacists Seek Waivers for Importation of Raw Material for Drug Production

Poll Rates Buhari Very Low in Economy, Job Creation

MASSOB Members Protest in Warri

Family Raises the Alarm Over Jonathan’s Aide’s Health in EFCC Custody

Police Investigate University Security Men for Robbery

Niger State PDP Gets Parallel Executive Council

PenCom: A Regulator’s Drive for Foreign Partnerships and Investments

Edo 2016: Governorship Aspirants March for Peace, Non-violence

Sunday, May 29, 2016

NFPL: Abalogu’s Strike Shoots Enyimba to Second Position

INTERNATIONAL FREINDLY: S’Eagles Arrive in Luxembourg City

DStv Ready for Euro 2016 and Rio 2016 Live Matches

Glo Congratulates Eagles over Mali Win

Access Bank-UNICEF Charity Polo: BUA Edge Jericho to Clinch Argentinian Ambassador’s Cup 

“We Want to Promote Cycling in Nigeria”

Citing Legal Reasons, FG Backtracks on Unveiling Looters of Public Funds

Senate Wades into AGF, EFCC Clash over New Money Laundering Bill

Military Averts Attack on Agip Pipeline, Arrests 10 Militants

Stanbic IBTC Leads as CBN Dollar Sales Drop to $133m

Bomb Kills Soldier, Four Others at Military Checkpoint in Biu

Attacks on Oil Facilities: Tompolo Calls on Militants to Ceasefire

 FRCN Bars Foreign Audits, Accounting Firms from Signing off on Company Accounts

Buhari Announces N1.6bn Women Empowerment Fund

  IYC: Nigeria will Continue to Experience Agitation, Militancy Until Buhari Adopts True Federalism

Ngige: With Low Oil Output, Prospect of Fulfilling Campaign Promises Challenged

DMO: FG’s Diversification Initiatives Will Strengthen Economy

 Sheriff Deserves an Honourable Exit, Says Ishaku

Agusto & Co Upgrades Coronation Merchant Bank’s Rating to ‘A’

More Winners Emerge in UBA’s Remittance Promo 

Dickson to PDP Leaders: Refrain from Litigations 

EFCC: Our Action against Duru is Based on Petition by FGPL’s Shareholders

CAN Expresses Concern over Plans by Government to Interfere in Its Elections

Vono Products Delisted from NSE after Merger with Vitafoam

Plummeting Oil Prices: LNG Price Slumps By over 50%

Yobe to Construct First Cargo Airport in Northern Nigeria

Workers’ Strike: Fayose, HoS Can’t Overrule Us, Say Labour Leaders

Group Asks FHC’s Chief Judge to Consolidate PDP Suits

CSCS Clears N4.327 Trillion Equities in Five Years

Anglican Diocese Decries Forced Conversion of Christians to Islam  

 Awka Catholic Bishop Reiterates Ban on Extravagant Burial Ceremonies

NSE President Seeks Collaboration Between Govt, Market Stakeholders

LCCI Seeks FG’s Intervention on Dilapidated Wharf-Apapa Road

NCC Wins Africa Regulator of the Year Award

Kogi to Adopt Treasury Single Account

Coscharis Technologies Wins APC Best Distributor Award

SAHCOL Wins African Brand Leadership Merit Award

Tambuwal: We’ve Laid Down a Durable Foundation for Sokoto

Nigeria Has Achieved Milestone in Democracy, Says Group

Shareholders of Legacy Pension Approve N480m Dividend

Customs Posts N4bn Revenue in Three Months

Sophos Introduces Enterprise Malware Removal Tool

APC Laying Foundation for New Nigeria,  Says Okorocha

Fayose: In One Year, Buhari Succeeded in Running Nigeria Aground

Ayade: We will Not Betray Your Trust

May & Baker Outlines Strategic Plan to Sustain Growth

My Governorship, an Assignment from God, Says Ambode 

APC Guber Candidate: Ayade’s Administration Lacks Policy Direction

I Bear no One Any Ill- will, Emmanuel Tells Nigerians

Mutual Benefit Assurance Boss Highlights Role of Insurance to Economic Growth 

Conoil Enjoins Nigerian to be Hopeful

Stanbic IBTC Explains Delayed Release of 2015 Financial Result

Stanbic IBTC Partners LEAP Africa on CEOs Forum

Diaspora Commends Buhari on New Fuel Policy Regime

‘AGOA Can Create over 1m Direct Jobs in Nigeria’

Fire Guts Edo Council After Lawmakers Exposes Alleged Fraud Against Chairman

Fets Emerges Africa’s Most Trusted Mobile Payment Company

BoI Commissions N32m Solar Power System in Kaduna

Virtual Accounting to Help SMEs in Bookkeeping Berths in Nigeria

Techno Introduces Phone Pad II to Nigerian Market

Relief for the Markets

Stock Market Hits Six Months High on Flexible Exchange Rate

Omotowa: Nigeria Should Honour Its Agreements

One Year After, Where is the Nigerian Economy Heading?

The Pitfalls of Competition Without a Competition Law

President Buhari’s Federal Excuses Council


The Illusion of Change

Buhari’s Electoral Promises in Reverse Mode

Judiciary: Still a Shadow of Itself

Anglican Diocese Decries Forced Conversion of Christians to Islam  

Democracy Day: We’ve Kept Faith with Our Promises Despite Economic Downturn – Ugwuanyi

Tompolo Pleads With Niger Delta Avengers to Cease Fire 

Tinubu: We Must Resist Recession, Endure Inflation

Ahmed Explains Persistence of Fulani Attacks in Parts of Nigeria 

Ganduje Suspends Inherited Road, School Projects

Detest all Acts of Corruption, Osinbajo Urges Nigerians

Umahi Orders Arrest of Ebonyi PDP Youth Leader, Proscribes Youth Organization

Enang Urges Niger Delta Youth to Drop Arms

APC Wins Kwara Bye-election, Dedicates Victory to Saraki

Wike: Rivers Not Celebrating because INEC Destroyed Foundation of Democracy

FG Meets Ex-militants to End Bombing of Oil Facilities

Osun Assembly Eulogies Buhari, Commends Steadfastness of Nigerians

Ali Kwara Nabs 3 Kidnappers in Bauchi

Democracy Day: Lawyer Punctures Buhari’s Speech, Failure to Name Looters

1 Killed, 3 Others Injured as Troops Shoot at Bus

Military Avert Attacks On Oil Pipelines in Niger Delta, Intensifies Operation Against Militants

I Bear No One Any Ill Will, Emmanuel Tells Citizens

Ondo 2016: APC Aspirant Advocates Restructuring Of Nigeria

In One Year, Buhari Succeeded in Running Nigeria Aground – Fayose

Strike: Fayose, HoS Can’t Overrule Us, Say Labour Leaders

Group Asks FHC’s Chief Judge to Consolidate PDP’s Suits

Diaspora Nigerians Want FG to Investigate Borno Leaders’ Involvement in Boko Haram Insurgency

Explosion Kills Soldier, 4 Others in Borno Town

Tambuwal: We’ve Laid Durable Foundation for Sokoto

Buhari Announces N1.6 Billion Women Empowerment Fund

Nigerians Should Imbibe Dialogue, Says Ooni

Measures to Rebuild Nigeria May Lead to Hardships, Buhari Warns

Mimiko: No Room for Grazing Land in Ondo

You Are Mistaken, We Will Come After You, Buhari Tells Niger Delta Militants

A Very Challenging Moment…

The Brevity of Applause

The Unending Culture of Impunity

Not by Buhari Alone

A Nation at a Crossroads

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Buhari, the People and Democracy

Tortuous and Difficult Change!

If Only Buhari Would Listen!

Of Course, Something Can Go Wrong!

How the ‘Giant’ Shows the Way

One Year After, Buhari Shifts Ground on Key Economic Issues

Unrelenting Militants Bomb Agip, Aiteo Facility in Bayelsa

One Year of President Buhari…

Buhari: Prospect of Going into Recession is Frightening


Strike: Fayose Applies Dive and Rule, to Pay Workers on Duties

Stakeholders Hail INTELS Strides in Onne Port

Abia House Targets People’s Welfare, Passes 10 Bills into Law

Lalong Urges FG to Support Power Investment in Plateau

Ex-commissioner Hails New DG, NBC’s Appointment

We’re Not at War, Obaseki Admonishes Fellow Guber Aspirants

Anguish as Rain Severs Link between Abia, Akwa Ibom States

ECWA Raises the Alarm over CAN Presidency Electoral Process

Minister Jets to Pakistan for OIC Science Tech Confab

Academy Approves Gold Medal Award for Nigerian Scientists in 2017

Real Madrid Outlast Atletico, Win UEFA Champions League

Zidane Magic the Difference for Real

Wembley to Host Tottenham’s Champions League Matches Next Season

Diarra Ordered to pay 10m Euros Fine to Lokomotiv Moscow

EFCC Behind Petition Against Jonathan, Says Metuh

Wike: I’ve Silenced Those Who Play Politics with Road Construction

Set up Victims Relief Fund for Agatu Reconstruction, Buhari Urged

Group Hails MOSOP on Recognition of ‘Ogoni Four’ as Heroes

Nasarawa Bye-election: Police Confirm Snatching of 5 Ballot Boxes

Democracy Day: Atiku, Mark, Others Preach Unity, Patience

Makarfi Reaches Out to Aggrieved PDP Members, Urges Reconciliation

Emirates Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lagos over Cocaine Haul

Essex University Honours Ezekwesili

Leverage $1.078tn Funds for Devt, Nigeria, Other African Countries Told

Unabating Sleaze in the Oil Sector

Lafarge Africa: Expanding Low Cost Housing for Lower Income Nigerians

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Economic Recession

The Niger Delta Militancy Challenge

A Fractured Labour Bows

Resetting the Nigerian Economy: One Year After

President Buhari and the Incomplete Team Syndrome

Presidential Snub…Gov. Ambode Shakes off Buhari’s Rebuff

PDP: On the Road to Unity?


Old Wine Tastes Better…Bamanga Tukur’s Daughter, Jamila, Marries Adedoja

The Trial of Badeh

Yemi Ogunbiyi: Consolidating Scholarship

My Mother, an Extraordinary Woman, Turns 75

At Whitespace, Art meets Design

Cheers for Nike Okundaye at 65


I Have Silenced Those Who Play Politics with Road Construction, Says Wike

Strike: Fayose Applies Divide and Rule, to Pay Workers on Duty

Democracy Day: NOA Tasks Nigerians on National Unity

ECWA Raises Alarm over CAN Presidency Electoral Process

WHO: Nigeria Accounts for 25% of Africa’s Neglected Tropical Disease Burden

Abortion Rates Have Not Reduced in Nigeria, Other Developing Countries, Study Says

Makarfi Apologises to Aggrieved PDP Members, Urges Reconciliation

YEDI Initiates a Community Clean-Up in Lagos

Kwara Community Health Insurance Scheme Nominated for Financial Times Award

Waging War against Drug

Adadevoh’s NGO, Unilever Partner to Reach 3,000 Students on Improved Hygiene

Japanese Company Signs MoU with UCH, To supply Medical Equipment at Zero Cost

3.2M People Living with HIV, Says Expert

Threats to Life from Diseases no Longer Local, Says WHO

Navy Offers Free Eye Surgery, Medical Checkups in Cross River

Nigeria Calls for Global Partnership in Developing Health Sector

NACA Inaugurates Procurement Committee for 2016 Capital Project

The Bridge Clinic Launches FertilitySure to Ease Clients’ Cost Burden

Niger Delta Militants Bomb Agip, Aiteo 600,000bpd Facility

Ondo 2016: Group Canvases for Competent, Credible APC Flag-bearer

Yobo Pledges Continued Support to Super Eagles

Access Bank-UNICEF Charity Shield Polo: Susplan Edge Agad to Stay on Course

Ganduje Sacks Kano SSG, Others

COPA Coca-Cola Inspires 60,000 Teens Across Nigeria

Adeleke University and Quest for Excellence

IYABO OGUNNAIKE: No One to Admire Me and Tell Me How Beautiful I Look

Niger Delta Avengers Hit NNPC’s Crude, Gas Trunklines in Delta

Buhari Inaugurates Committee to Handle High Profile Corruption Cases

LCCI: Economy Suffered Severe Decline Under Buhari’s One Year

Boko Haram Razes Five Borno Villages


Masari’s Katsina Ready for Business

Jonathan: Please Go on Exile

Governors Scorecard in 365 Days in Office

Friday, May 27, 2016

Buhari’s First Year: ‘It’s the Economy, Stupid!’

365 Days of Blood, Tears and Pain

ATCON Elects Executives

Melon, Okra ,Others Suffer for Tomato Scarcity

VoguePay Emerges Best E-Payment Platform in Africa

Indomie Onion Chicken Flavour now in 120 Gram

Nigel Parsons: We ‘re Ready for Digital Switch Over

Tale of Three Warring Brothers

Yomi Folawiyo, Wife’s Discordant Tunes

Abdulrahman Abdulrazak’s Bitter-sweet Encounter

Florence Ita-Giwa’s New Passion

Otunba Funsho Lawal’s Sterling Quality

Olu Okeowo’s Low-key Birthday Celebration

Durosinmi-Etti: N25bn Lagos Employment Trust Fund Widens Opportunities for Self-Employment

Former NATO Secretary-General Calls for End to Militancy, Herdsmen Attacks

NAF Sends 20 Pilots to UK, S’Africa for Training on Counter-Insurgency

Economic Crisis Force Foreign Airlines Out of Nigeria

Niger Delta Avengers Hit NNPC’s Crude, Gas Trunklines in Delta Cont’d from Pg. 6

Indimi: I Donated $900,000, Not $14 million

Four Die in Bauchi Fatal Crash

Niger State May Cut Workers’ Salaries by 70% or…

Dangote Disburses N40m Grants to Disadvantaged Lagos Women

‘Creating Grazing Zones ’ll Escalate Herdsmen-Farmears Conflicts’

Uncommon Philanthropists, Annie Okonkwo, Wife Mark Birthday in Dubai

Ugwuanyi Assures Enugu Children On Passage of Child Rights Bill

Buhari Calls for End to Child Marriage

OOni Urges Children to Believe in Nigeria

Bauchi First Lady urges Lawmakers to Enact Laws to Protect Children

FG Finds Solution to Ravaging ‘Tomatoe Ebola’

Ayade Enjoins Children not to Lose hope in Nigeria

Giwa, Four Others Get Five-year CAF Ban

Igbo Group Lament Buhari’s Shut-out of South East Region

Wike Vows to Fulfill Electioneering Promises

A Worthy Testimonial

UCL Final: Madrid Clubs Go for Broke at San Siro

Will Zidane be Latest Winner as a Player and Coach, or will Simeone Join Exclusive Club?

Bianchi Family to Launch Legal Action against FIA, FOM

Bridge FC Seals PUMA Sponsorship Deal

Channels National Kids’ Cup: A Fast Track to Making National Team

2016 NNPC/Shell Cup Enters Semifinals Stage

Ray Wood: The Father Trying to Turn His Seven-year-old into a Champion

Madunagu @70: A Testament to a Humane Life

Adieu to My Grandmother, Chief Olatomi Adeyi

Nigeria Society for the Blind Organises Masked May Ball

Mercedes-AMG GLC63 Spotted with Aggressive Styling

Toyota Recalling Another 1,584,000 Vehicles for Faulty Airbags

Ten Reasons Why Vans are Making a Comeback

Peugeot 508 Coming with Outstanding Engines

Kia Partners Uber to Provide Free Rides

2018 Porsche Cayenne Spied with Cleaner Look

Vulcanizers Blunders And Tyre Blowout

Troops Ambush, Kill 2 Boko Haram Terrorists Near Sambisa Forest

Gambari: Women Empowerment, Key to African Development

Boko Haram Razes 5 Borno Villages

Strike: Task Force Beats Up Workers As Deaths are Recorded in Hospital

EFCC: Judge Did not Fault Detention of Jonathan’s Cousin

Abuse: Judge Lambasts States Delaying Domestication of Child Rights Law

Wike: Nigeria Will Be Doomed if this INEC Conducts 2019 Election

NAF Sends 20 Pilots to UK, S/Africa for Training on Counter-Insurgency

Growing Concern over Paediatric Mental Health

Boko Haram Razes 5 Borno Villages

Children’s Day: Bauchi First Lady Seeks More Laws to Protect Children aganst Violence

FG Finds Solution to Ravaging ‘Tomato Ebola’

Osinbajo Says Buhari Will Not Influence Anti-Corruption Agencies

Boko Haram: Youth Group Commend Military War Against Terror

N’Delta Crisis: INC Begins Consultations with Youth Bodies, Ijaw Leaders

Niger Delta Avengers Blow Up Yet Another Pipeline, Taunt Military Operatives

Niger State Government to Reduce Workers’ Salaries by 70%

Abuse: Judge Lambasts States Delaying Domestication of Child Rights Law

High Tariffs, Taxes Killing African Airlines

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Again, Militants Bomb Chevron Crude Pipeline in Warri

Finally, PDP Stakeholders Back Makarfi

Adeosun: 2016 Budget Implementation Depends on Revenue Targets

Ese Oruru, Alleged Abducted Girl, Delivered of Baby Girl

The Truth No One Tells President Buhari

Anyone Invited by EFCC Can’t Come out Clean, Says Magu

Children’s Day: Buhari Appeals to Children, Youths to Imbibe Discipline, Hard Work, Patriotism

Okumagba, Edozien Get 20 Years Ban from Capital Market Activities

Kogi Assembly Crisis: Lawal Resumes as Speaker under Tight Security

Minister Wades into AMCON, Aero Contractors Crisis, Pledges to Revive Ailing Airlines

Bill to Increase Power of Sharia Passes Second Reading Without Debate

‘Why Amaechi Worked against Jonathan’

Our Son’s Life in Danger, Metuh’s Family Cries Out

Former African Presidents Bemoan Spread of HIV in Nigeria

Children’s Day: FCT Police Direct Commanders to Beef up Security

Senate Committee Castigates Auditor-General over Shoddy Annual Reports

Workers’ Strike Paralyses Governance in Ekiti, Offices Shut

Court Berates EFCC for the Continued Detention of Jonathan’s Cousin

Tribunal Reserves Ruling in Application to Disqualify Umar

Buratai: Killer Herdsmen May Have Link with Boko Haram

Buhari Administration: Obi, Chukwuma, Others Seek Igbo Unity

Again, EFCC Arraigns Ajudua for Alleged $8.4m Fraud

Dana Delays Flights over Welfare Talks with Pilots

Man to Spend 14 Years in Prison for Cocaine Trafficking

Group Urges Police to Arrest, Investigate Agoro for Chieftaincy Impersonation

Lai Mohammed: We’ll Turn Jonathan Govt’s Disaster into a Blessing

Niger Delta: Parents of Amnesty Beneficiaries Beg FG

Pipeline Vandalism Impacts Negatively On Environment, Economy, Says Okowa

Gbajabiamila: Its Premature to Assess Buhari Government

Bayelsa: Patients Groan as Health Workers Continue Strike

Kaduna Mourns Ex-military Governor

LASU Installs Justice Oguntade as Chancellor, Sues for Peace

Ortom Laments on Lack of Military Presence to Stop Herdsmen Attacks

‘While Growing Up, I Wanted To Be Everything’

Apapa Family Celebrates 25 Years of Touching Lives

Nigeria’s ‘Wakaa The Musical’Goes to London

Intra-Africa Trade to Play Larger Role in GDP Contributions

ACCA to Hold Learning Provider’s Conference

Experts Highlight Integrity, Ethics as Recipe for Organisational Growth

AMAA 2016 Holds June 11 Jury announces nominees

ICSAN’s Conference to Boost Members’ Value

FBN Holdings Shareholders Receive N5.4 Billion Dividend

Shola Sobowale, Others Support the Physically Impaired   

Customs Confiscates 575 Bags of Foreign Parboiled Rice

Japaul Repositions for Improved Performance

Boniface Chibunna Nwakanma: Exit of a Legal Icon

‘AGOA Can Create over 1m Direct Jobs in Nigeria’

Dell Unveils Adaptable, Future-Ready Storage Solutions

Nigeria to Earn Additional $128.2m Annually from Intra Africa Connectivity

NCC, NITDA Support 2016 DigitalSENSE Forum

Service Providers Boost Konga e-Commerce with Kesh mPOS Solution

FNSB Approaches Corporate Bodies for Support

Coca Cola Restructures, Nigeria Now W/Africa Regional Hub

NNF Rallies Support for Secondary School Education

CAP- Super Eagles players in training session yesterday afternoon in Rouen, France

Port Harcourt Agog for Yobo’s Testimonial

NFF Appeals Against Re-listing of Giwa Case

Thursday 26th May 2016

Jericho Gets Vital Win over MR Steam

Finalists Emerge in MRS Kids Cup

EFCC Stages Road Shows in Ibadan, as Ex-Daily Times MD, Urges Death Penalty for Looters

PDP Upholds Makarfi- led Caretaker Committee

Dead Persons Found in Bayelsa Education Board Payroll

Ese Oruru Gives Birth

EFCC Re-Arraigns Ajudua on 28-Count $1m Fraud Allegation

NNPC: FG, Stakeholders Work Out Solutions to End Pipeline Breaks

Buhari Assures ECOWAS Commission of Nigeria’s Continuous Support

Minister Wades into AMCON, Aero Crisis, Pledges to Revive Ailing Airlines

Hajj Commission Recovers N1.5bn from 2015 Exercise

Children’s Day: FCT Police Direct Commanders to Beef Up Security

Winning Trust of Communities Vital to Security Efforts, Says Okowa

Fayose’s Statement on Fulani Herders Divisive, Says Gov Abubakar

Ensuring that no Anambra Child is Left Behind

Kogi Poly Rector Reads Riot Act to Certificate Forgers

Vodacom Trains, Inspires Students with Laptop, Mentorship Offer

Ministry Inaugurates Labour Exchange Centre for Jobless Youths

Nigerian Army School of Education to Award Degrees Soon

Lagos Empowers Students with ‘Ready Set Work’ Initiative

CBN ChieSays Injection of N6.06trn into Economy May Trigger Hyper-inflation

NAF Redeploy 10 AVMs, 2 Air Commodores

Nigeria Comatose, Says Minister

Parents Beg FG to Save Amnesty Beneficiaries’ Education 

Gbajabiamila: It’s Premature to Assess Buhari’s Government

Unanswered Questions in Fashola’s Power Roadmap

Stocks Rise, Naira Falls to N350/$ as Investors Await Flexible Forex Policy

PDP Leaders Close Ranks

Stop Outsourcing of Refineries, Reps tell NNPC

States Endorse 22-point Fiscal Reform Action Plan

Tomato Crisis Spreads Panic in Nigeria

Amosun Commiserates with Simeon Adebo Family

Dangote Contributes 53% of Government’s Revenue from Mineral Resources Sector, Says NEITI

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Lagos, Consortium Sign MoU on N844bn 4th Mainland Bridge

Edo Govt Withdraws Letter on Appointment of Oba of Benin

Government, NLC Set up Technical Committee on Minimum Wage, Pump Price

EFCC Witness Admits Abuja Property Belongs to Company, Not Saraki

MTN Group’s Revenue Increased 15%, Subscriber Base 1% in Q1 2016

SON, CPC, Others Move to Sanitise Nigeria’s Phone Market

Appeal Court Denies IPOB Leader, Kanu Bail

FG Appoints Onanuga, Mohammed, Others DGs of Six Agencies

Obasanjo Blames IOCs for Contributing to Power Crisis

Herdsmen-Farmers Clash Hearing Stalled by Minister’s, IG’s Absence

Democracy Day: FG Declares May 30 Public Holiday

Agbakoba: Nigeria Now in Depression, Not Recession

Herdsmen’s Killing: I’m Not an Ethnic Jingoist, Says Fayose

Court Threatens to Jail INEC Chairman over Ubah, Oduah Stay in the Senate

Military Declares War on Militancy, as Army Procures Communication Vehicles for North-east

Tanko Ayuba is Dead

UK, Australia Jointly Deport 40 Nigerians

Carrington Mourns Oba of Benin

Children’s Day: Glo Seeks Greater Attention for Nigerian Children

Police Arrest Nimbo Killers, Recover Video of Attack

Buhari Says Nigeria Can Produce Most Items on Import List

Police: Surveillance Contracts Fuelling N’Delta Crisis

Soldiers Kill Two Gunmen, Rescue Three from Kidnappers

Man in Police Net for Burning Stepson with Hot Knives over Witchcraft Allegation

One Dies, 27 Survive Lagos Ferry Mishap

Court Adjourns Suit Challenging Legality of Part of ACJ Act to July 7

Bandits Kill Octogenarian Chief in Akure

FCMB Unveils Business Expansion Strategy

UBA, Konga Partner to Promote e-Commerce

AMCON Takes over Sani Dangote’s Asset

ARM Trustees Launches Education Products

United Capital Gains N1.5bn from Sale of Insurance Firm

Dangote and the Road Ahead

Probe My Father’s Death

Visa Delays Iheanacho, Omeruo As 17 Eagles Land in France

Yobo: All My 101 Caps for Nigeria Were Special

Giwa Bundled Out of Federation Cup

Arsenal Plans to Block Iwobi from Olympics

CSKA Confirms Leicester Bid for Ahmed Musa

Okowa to Flag off Warri Peace Marathon

Murray Wins in Five- Set Thriller

Mourinho’s Move to Man Utd Stalled by Image Rights

Titan/STL, SA PoloAfrica in Winning Stars

Sani, Kabir, Others Commend MTN for Supporting Abuja Unity Polo Tourney

Managing Public Finance Effectively for Overall Devt

Rural-Urban Drift

Is Fuel Deregulation Positive or Negative for Nigeria?

Sokoto Procures N1.7bn Fertilisers, Water Pumps


‘Funding Undermines Rural Electrification in Lagos Border Communities’

Nigeria 2016 FMCG Games Begin on Saturday

A Banker Turned Puff Puff Seller

WHS: Shape a Different Future for the World, UN Urges Nigeria, Others

‘Zenith Aiming to Discover Future Eagles’

NDE Empowers Women on Skills Acquisition in Enugu

Wednesday 25th May 2016

Sheriff had Hidden Agenda, Says Wike

Soldiers Kill 2 Gunmen, Rescue 3 from Kidnappers

Appeal Court Affirms Decision Denying IPOB Leader Bail

EFCC Rearrests Fidelity Bank MD for New $153m Diezani Lodgement

Surveillance Contracts Fuelling N’Delta Crisis – Police

Edo Govt Withdraws Letter Approving Oba of Benin’s Appointment

Lagos to Demolish Buildings under Power Installations

Lagos, Consortium Agree to Construct N844bn 4th Mainland Bridge

Military Declares War on Militancy

Former NATO Secretary-General Calls for Global Alliance Against Terrorism

Okowa Inaugurates Panel of Inquiry on Ogbe-Ijoh/Aladja Crisis

PDP Warring Factions Visits IG, Move for Reconciliation

Herdsmen’s Killing: I’m No Ethnic Jingoist, Fayose Clarifies

See Governorship Contest as Brotherly Affair, Not War – Obaseki

Dasukigate: Court Permits Bafarawa to Go on Pilgrimage

Lagos Boat Capsize Claims One, 27 Others Rescued

Niger Delta Ex-militants Divided over Calls for Boroh’s Removal

Metuh Loses No Case Submission at Appeal Court

Bandits Kill Octogenarian Chief In Akure

Agip Halts Production in Bayelsa over Incessant Militants’ Attacks

Democracy without Parties?

Stella Maris School Marks 20th Anniversary

Nigeria’s Representative to Chinese Bridge Contest Emerges

Ensign Makes Case for e-Library

Design Institute Rewards Winners of Inaugural Competition

FSTC PTA Completes 1,200 Capacity Hostel in 15 Months

UNICAL Inaugurates Board of Media/Community Relations

Surefoot School Honored for Enhancing Grassroots Education

Lalong: Plateau to Soon Become Hub for Electricity Generation

Arase: N1.9bn Police Funds Trapped in TSA 

Akwa Ibom PDP Not Factionised, Says Scribe

Ekiti Goes Tough on Banks, Shuts 2 for Alleged Fraudulent Tax Practices

Kaduna to Install CCTV Cameras to Fight Crime

Fishermen in A’Ibom Urge FG to Wade into Oil Spill Compensation

The Day After

The Coca-Cola Company Announces New International Structure, Nigeria to Serve as West Africa Regional Hub

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The Ever Present Naira Rain

At Last, Central Bank to Introduce Flexible Exchange Rate Regime

Senate Asks FG to Recover N42bn Waivers Granted Dangote, Bua, Others

Kwara Lauds BUA’s $300m Investment in Lafiaji Sugar Estate

Buhari’s Lagos No-show Dismays Nigerian Business

EFCC Declares Omisore Wanted over N700m Payment from ONSA

NEITI Wants Fresh Investigation into NNPC’s Oil Block Transfers

Trading on Rail Tracks

Tompolo of Niger Delta: Between Dialogue and Confrontation

PDP Crisis Worsens as Courts Grant Conflicting Orders

Fuel Price Hike: FG, Labour Meet Today, to Continue Negotiations

FG to Formulate Strategic Plan to Curb Niger Delta Militancy

FG Confirms Six States Hit by ‘Tomato Ebola’

Eni Declares Force Majeure over Bayelsa Pipeline Attack

Nigeria, Others Should Look Inward for Resources to Avoid Debt Trap, Says AfDB

Oil Drifts Lower on Stronger Dollar

NHRC Says Military Now Observes Rules of Engagement During Clash with Insurgents 

Coalition Pushes for Early Passage of Competition Bill

FG to Repatriate Stolen £300m from Jersey

Britain Laid the Foundation for Corruption in Nigeria, Says Senior Lawyer

Prosecution Abruptly Closes Case against Orubebe after Calling One Witness

Committee: Sokoto Requires 9,000 Teachers to Meet Standards

NAF to Fit Drone with Missile Guided Weapon’s Systems

Ogoni Traditional Rulers Kick as Army Arrests Yeghe Leader, Gbaranee

Ambode Unveils $70m Oshodi Transport Interchange

Borno Emirs Return Home, Two Years after Fleeing Boko Haram Insurgents

INEC to Consolidate on Use Electronic Voting, Says Yakubu

Buhari Appoints Babandede Comptroller General NIS

Sexual Harassment Bill Passes Second Reading

26-year-old Man Convicted for Murder, to Die by Hanging  

Blasphemy: Kano Govt to Appeal Judgment in Favour of Sheikh 

Criminologist: Corruption Dominates 80% of Crimes in Nigeria

Businessman Forfeits Undeclared $41,000

EFCC Quizzes Edo PDP Chairman over 2015 Campaign Funds


Report to Camp Today or Forget Rio2016

Eagles Will Miss Yobo’s Charisma, Says Dalung

Enyimba in Stiff Champions League Test

Power Output Seen at 20% of 2016 Peak After Attacks

Onazi, Eight Eagles Off to France for Friendlies

Banks Urged to Empower Young People with Financial Skills

Mourinho Set to Fulfill Man Utd Dream

Wi-Pay to Showcase Product at Card Expo

Stock Market Rebounds on MPC’s Decision to Tackle Exchange Rate Issue

Access Bank Gives out Cars in Promo

Federation Cup: Round of 64 Matches Begins

CAR: CBN Extends Deadline for Systemically Important Banks

NASD OTC Eyes Firms Delisted from Nigerian Stock Exchange

UPDC Plans Fresh Capital Injection, to Focus on Retail Market

Nigerian MIT Scholar Invents Petrol Stock Monitoring Application

Peak Milk Takes Campaign to Schools in Ikeja

COPA Coca-Cola Football Tourney Inspires Nigerian Teens

Nigeria Celebrates International Business Coaching

Nigerian Bagged Award in UK’s Global Asian Voice Charity Event

Insurance Industry Maintains Steady Growth in Three Years

Excitement Heralds Ekundayo’s ABU Title Defence

New ILAN President Lists Key Priority Areas

CPS: PenCom Drags Non -remitting Employers to Court

CSCS Rides on Innovation, Diversification

Continental Re Boss Counsels Business Operators on Use of Local Solutions

Akah: NERC’s Regulatory Competence Still Intact

Tuesday 25th May 2016

NAF to Fit UAVs with Missile-guided Weapon Systems

EFCC Declares Omisore Wanted

Ogoni Traditional Rulers Kick as Army Arrests Paramount Ruler, Gbaranee

Killer Herdsmen: Tiv Group Accuses Fulani of Planning Forceful Occupation of Benue Land

EFCC Quizzes Edo PDP Chairman

Osun Assembly. Ooni Eulogise Aregbesola at 59

Ambode Unveils $70m Interchange to Transform Oshodi to World-class Transport Centre

Edo Govt Approves Appointment of New Oba of Benin

Police Orders Probe of Murder of DSP by Colleagues in Bayelsa

Adeosun: How FG Plans to Cut Cost of Governance


Court Orders INEC to Recognise Markarfi-led PDP Caretaker Committee

Salary Deductions Pit Workers Against Labour  Unions in Ekiti

Japanese Company Signs MoU with UCH to Supply Medical Equipment at Zero Cost

Benin Crown Prince Solicits Media Support on Funeral Rites

Sokoto Needs 9,000 More Teachers, Says C’ttee 

Buhari Appoints New Comptroller General for Nigeria Immigration Service 

Lebanese Investors to Prospect for Opportunities in Bauchi

Reps: FG Loses $2.9bn Annually through Tax Waivers

Belarus Pledges Support for Nigeria’s Agricultural Devt 

Metuh Absent in Court, on Bed Rest at National Hospital

DHQ: Military Presence in Gbaramatu is for Security of Citizens

Almat Group Wins Abuja Guards BPolo Trophy

World Bank, Global Partners Launch Six Principles for Dialogue on Climate Action

Monday, May 23, 2016

Fashola, Go Easy on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Abakaliki Residents Demand Improved Electricity

NEITI Audit: NNPC Failed to Remit $13bn NLNG Earnings in Eight Years

IATA Confirms $575m Foreign Airline Revenue Trapped in CBN

Makarfi-led PDP Caretaker Committee Expected to Assume Office Tuesday

Jonathan Calls THISDAY from Cote d‘Ivoire, Says I’m Not in Exile

Synagogue Trial Starts on Shaky Note

Shekau’s Bodyguard Kills Boko Haram Bomb Maker, Another Loses Sight

Kachikwu Calls for Dialogue with Niger Delta Militants

NLC: We’ll Not Be Part of FG’s Palliatives Committee

Buhari: FG will Continue to Support Lagos

N23bn Delta IPP Probe: My Hands are Clean, Says Okowa

Fayose: We Removed Modu Sheriff to Prevent Polarisation in PDP

Detained Shi’ite Leader, El-Zakzaky Asks Court to Order His Release

Attacks on Oil Facilities: We Won’t Reward Criminality with Medals, Says Presidency

Sirika: Why FG is Shopping for Investors for National Carrier, Airport Concessions, Others

Metuh: APC’s Smear Campaign was Injurious to Jonathan’s Image, Says Witness

Court Grants EFCC Order to Detain Fani-Kayode for Additional 21 Days

AfDB Predicts Slow Economic Recovery for Nigeria

Court Orders DSS to Allow Dasuki Meet His Lawyers on Neutral Ground

FG Initiates Biometric Data Collation for N5,000 Cash Payments to the Poor

Strike: Soldiers Take over Government Offices in Bayelsa

Mark, Ogbeha, Faleke Mourn Obaro of Kabba

‘Missing N30tn’: Okonjo-Iweala Refutes SERAP’s Claims, Moves to Set aside Court Order

Traditional Council Releases Funeral Rites for Oba of Benin

Amaechi: FG Requires $166bn for Energy, Infrastructure Needs

Amosun Advises Governors to be Ingenious to Survive

Judges Who Fail to Deliver Judgment Within 90 Days Risk Sanction, CJN Warns

Enugu Hausa Leader Vows to End Herdsmen, Farmers’ Persistent Conflict

Badeh: We Received about N408m as Mobilisation, Witness Tells Court

Man Utd Fires Van Gaal, Mourinho to Seal Deal Tuesday

Enyeama, Emenike Arrive for Yobo Testimonial

Giwa FC Appeals Expulsion from NPFL

Atawodi, Adeleke Clinch Gadzama Golf Honours

Hold Sway at ITTF Premier Olah, Shao Lotto Nigeria Open

Wawrinka Through after Rosol Five-set Battle

No Moses for Eagles

Monday 23rd May 2016

NPFL Mid-season Transfer Window Opens

FIFA Sacks Deputy General Secretary Kattner

Enyimba, Others Get Opponents Tuesday

Senate Urged to Pass Audit Bill

MTN Slumps after FG Suspends Talks on $3.9bn Fine

United Capital Arranges N50.59bn Bank Guarantees for GenCos

Heritage Bank Promotes Financial Inclusion

Market Sheds N35bn on Profit Taking as Trading Resumes

Rig Accident: ExxonMobil to Claim Damages against Contractor

IPMAN: We Are Ready for Competition

FG to Build 30,000 Housing Units in Four States

Fashola, Contractors Assess Uncompleted NIPP, TCN Projects

Bauchi State Govt Refutes Report on Death of 20 Pensioners

NERC, SON May Ban Importation of High Energy Appliances

Discos Urge Buhari to Stop Soldiers’ Brutality against Electricity Workers

Dangote Revives Flour Mill to Boost Production, Employment

Union Bank’s Rebrand Wins Two International Awards

As Military, MDA Debts to Discos Skyrocket

Ihenacho: My Passion for Investing in Modular Refinery

Driving Socio-economic Devt through Dairy Production

Enelamah: The Nigerian Economy Needs to be Broadened

Promoter of Excellence Estate Insists on Quality Control in Housing Devt

Udo Okonjo: Bridge Between Innovation and Profit is Successful Marketing

Lagos NIESV Appeals to Oba Akiolu for Support, Guidance

Ogun to Construct 550 Housing Units

Cost of Adapting to Climate Change Could Hit $500bn by 2050

FMBN, FHA to Sign MoU on Housing Delivery

NIESV: Government should Subject Underutilised Houses in Abuja to Property Tax

NIMASA and the Regulation of the Maritime Industry in Nigeria

‘Cybercrime Act does not Create an Enforcement Agency’

Of State Sponsored Weddings in a Depressed Economy


Fayose: We Removed Sheriff to Prevent Polarisation of PDP

Minister Decries Quackery, Cost Inflation on Nigeria’s Road Projects

Panel on Oil Spill, Pollution Commences Sitting in Uyo

Fayose Bans Grazing in Ekiti, Declares War on Killer Herdsmen

Judges Who Fail to Deliver Judgments Within 90 Days Risk Sanction, CJN Warns

PDP Crisis: Police Warn Factional Groups over Threat to Peace in FCT

Oshiomhole Removes Oroh as Commissioner

Oba of Benin: Traditional Council Releases Funeral Rites

Enugu Hausa Leader vows to end Herdsmen, Farmers persistent conflict

Power: Fashola Rues Pipeline Breaks, Says Impact Sweeping

Five Cattle Rustlers Arrested in Plateau

Badeh: We Received About N408m as Mobilization Fee – Witness

El-Zakzaky Demands N2bn Compensation for ‘Illegal Detention’

Sunday 22nd May 2016

Parents of School Boy Murdered in Uyo Seek Justice

We Will Not Shield Any Militant, Wike Assures Military

Frustration Fuelling Youth Restiveness, Says Ooni

Destructive Pests: Kaduna Declares State of Emergency on Tomato Farming

Edo Pensioners Protest 42 Months’ Arrears, Gratuity

Witness: APC’s ‘Smear Campaign’ Was Injurious to Jonathan’s Image

NSCDC Operatives in Manhunt for Fleeing Vandals in Bayelsa Creeks

NEITI Audit Says NNPC Yet to Remit $12.9bn NLNG Earnings

Pandemonium Erupts in Igando as Female Cop Kills Bus Driver

Saturday 21st May 2016

Court Orders DSS to Allow Dasuki Meet His Lawyers at Neutral Ground

Navy Establishes Base along Lake Chad Basin to Arrest Fleeing Boko Haram Members

Anambra PDP Tasks Caretaker Committee on Justice

B’Haram Chief Bomb Maker Killed by Shekau’s Body Guard, Another Blinded

Ex-Militants Warn Against Politicizing FG’s Amnesty Programme

Sirika: Why FG is Shopping for Investors for National Carrier, Airports Concession, Others

Pipeline Vandalism in Niger Delta a Setback, Says Dean

Amaechi: FG Requires $166bn for Energy, Infrastructure Needs in 5yrs

‘Missing’ N30trn: Okonjo-Iweala Refutes SERAP’s Claims, Moves to Set Aside Court Judgment

Police Discover Corpses of 2 Ebonyi Missing Students

FG to Introduce Peace-Building Education as Panacea to Increasing Violence

Manchester United sack Louis van Gaal

NEITI Audit: Nigeria Made $58bn from Oil Sector in 2013, Lost $5.9bn, N20.4bn

Tambuwal Establishes Due Process Office for Projects Financing

PDP Can’t Survive Further Division, PDP Chieftain Warns – Says political parties lack discipline – Laments lack of virile opposition to APC, Buhari

Unity Schools Old Students Reject  Investigation of Alleged Sexual Molestation in Queens College – To monitor how fund appropriated for  education Is spent

Barcelona Wins 28th Copa del Rey

FIFA President Congratulates Yobo

IAAF Diamond League: Okagbare Picks Silver in Rabat

Insurance FC Wins South-south Champion of Champions Tourney

Lottery Proceeds will Boosts Sports in Nigeria, Says Gumel 

ARM Pension Wins 7th UBA Pensions Tourney

Sports Reform Committee’s Fifth Retreat Begins in Lagos 

NPFL…NPFL…NPFL… Wikki Piles Pressure on Flying Antelopes

LVG Says ‘It’s Over’ at Old Trafford Amid Mourinho Speculations 


When And How to Spend The Money You Do Not Have

Jonathan Goes into Exile, Militants Move to Shutdown Oil Output

PDP Crisis Worsens, Police Seal Abuja Secretariat

After Muscle Flexing, NLC Suspends Protest

FirstBank Leads in Forex Allocation as CBN Sells $143m to Banks

You Must Account for ‘Missing N30tn,’ Court Tells FG, Okonjo-Iweala

Renewed Militancy: Ijaw Youth Groups to Meet in Warri

‘FG will Reset Economy to Tackle Negative GDP Growth Rate’

N100bn Retirement Savings: EFCC Invites  Ex-lawmaker, Duru, S’African Investor, Others

Ekweremadu: Contending Interests Not Factions are Challenges of PDP

FG Suspends Talks with MTN

Omatseye Files Appeal against Five-year Prison Sentence

Kachikwu: FG to Revoke Unused Refinery Licences

Obaro of Kabba Dies

Buhari Must Caution Rampaging Fulani Herdsmen, Says Fayose

Bakare Harps on Need to Restructure Nigeria

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Benin Crown Prince Mulls Establishment of World Class Museum

 Digital Switch-over: Signal Distributor May Drop N1.2tn Suit against FG

Nigeria Can’t Afford Another War Now, Says  Anglican Church

Kaduna Electric Opens 24-hour Customer Service Centres

President: Why TUC Shunned Strike

Buhari Needs Support to Develop Niger Delta, Say Ijaw in APC

Regional Govt Best for Nigeria, Afe Babalola Insists

Oil Sector Vandalism: Buhari Told to Look Beyond N’Delta for Solutions

Again, NERC Fines Abuja Disco N18.1m for Electrocution of Another Minor

Dogara, Kwara Speaker Endorse

Emmanuel Set to Commission Road Projects Tomorrow   

Buhari Launches Ogoni Clean-up Project amid Three Years of Unpaid Staff Salaries

Enugu APC Asks Ugwuanyi to Open Inquiry into World Bank $50m Water Loan

Right Group Faults Hike in Fuel Price

Herdsmen Still Control Four Villages in Agatu, Says Idoma Initiative

Ondo: Abducted Rev Sisters, Driver Regain Freedom 

Police Arrest Fake Cop in Lagos 

Kano Police Abort Suicide Attempt, Rescue Woman Abducted by Boko Haram

FG’s Economic Policies Pushing Nigeria into Recession, Analysts Warn

PDP Convention of Intrigues

Fashola’s Approach to Power Sector Reform

Disengage Non-registered IT Practitioners, CPN Tells FG

Nigerdock Delivers First Fabricated Structures for Total’s $16bn Egina Project

BEDC Moves to Boost Electricity Access, Signs MoU with USAID Today

Minister of Education Hails e-Curriculum Solution

GTBank Redeems $500m Eurobond

Firm Introduces Lifestyle Drink, Seeks to Boost Job Creation

TransRoyal Courier Partners YPS to Boost International Delivery

Visa Opens Regional Centre in Dubai, Signs MOU with TECOM 

FG Urged to Set Clear Roadmap for Agric Revolution

FBN Merchant Bank Boss Harps on Sound Corporate Governance

Dettol Clean Naija Campaign Holds in Lagos

SON Promises Nigerians the Best Metrology Institute in W’Africa

e.Sream Unveils 5 Year Expansion Strategy

Winners Emerge in Samsung’s “Inspire Bigger Dreams” Campaign

TAMS Summit Ties Time Management to Increased Productivity

Sterling Bank Promotes 566 Staff, Appoints new CIO 

Lubcon Now Official Lubricant for Yamaha

Dana Air Bags LCCI’s Award for Service Excellence

CIIN Announces Ahmed’s Retirement, New Syllabus Ready for Use

RIMSON to Institute Awards for Best Graduating Students in Risk Management

StarTimes Emerges Fastest Growing Pay TV in Nigeria 

Digital Encode Named Cybersecurity Company of the Year 

NIRA Awards Galaxy Backbone ‘Best Domain Name Registrar’ 

United Capital  Appoints Akinremi Deputy Group CEO/MD

Stock Market Remains Upbeat on Renewed Optimism

Bond Yields Rise as Investors Await MPC Decision

Ecobank , Aromire/Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja, Lagos

Nigeria’s Slow But Steady Descent Into Chaos

As FMBN Repositions for Efficiency

Victim ‘S Son Seeks Recognition for ‘Ogoni Four’

NLC Suspends Strike 

APC Asks Ugwuanyi to Probe Alleged World Bank $50m Water Loan

Support Fund Donates Medical Equipment to Boko Haram Victims

 Police Seal Off PDP National Secretariat

Police Arrest Fake :Policeman in Lagos 

 Why PDP Dumped Sheriff, by Wike

IG Arrives Lagos, As Police Deploys Personnel, Machinery for Buhari’s Visit

Oil Producing Areas Demand Presidential Derivation Commission

Niger Delta Avengers: Buhari Told to Look Beyond N’Delta for Solution

Ondo: Abducted Rev. Sisters, Driver Regain Freedom

Unstable Power: Fashola Appeals to Nigerians for Patience, Support

Buhari  Must  Caution Rampaging Fulani Herdsmen, Says Fayose

Regional Govt  Best for  Nigeria, Afe Babalola Insists

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Why PDP Sacked Sheriff, Elected Markarfi Interim Chair

Negative GDP Rate, Galloping Inflation Top Agenda as MPC Meets Tomorrow

Deregulation, Monopoly and Change

Buhari Begins Official Visit to Lagos Monday, First in 14yrs by a Sitting President

Met Officer Removed from Corruption Post over Ibori Case

Innoson Group Alleges Plot to Undermine Chairman’s Integrity

Herdsmen Kill Villager in Ekiti, Soldiers Deployed

NCC Explains Delay in 2.6GHz Spectrum Auction

Release Otukpo Vicar General, Others, Abductors Urged

Nigeria is Open for Investment, Fayemi Tells UK Parliamentarians

Osun, Canada Schools Offer Full Scholarship to Rescued Chibok Girls

Global Index Ranks Lagos, Abuja among 33 Cities with Worst Quality of Life

Navy Smashes Cross-border Syndicate

Ojikutu Counsels Ministers on Budget Implementation

Four FUTA Students Die in Auto Accident

The Man on The Electric Pole

Barcelona, Sevilla Seek Doubles in Copa Final

Man United Beat Crystal Palace to Lift FA Cup


FRSC, Gamadev Partner on World Martial Arts

Channels National Kids’ Cup Kicks off Today

Goodluck Jonathan and Friends…

Man United Set to Name Mourinho Manager

Senate, Social Media Bill, and the Triumph of Public Opinion

Challenges of the Twenty-first Century in The Case of National Development and Unity

A Philanthropist Par Excellence, Annie Okonkwo, Turns 56

Bailout for States Not Sustainable, Say Analysts

Need for Caution on the Rescued Chibok Girls

Wiston Iwo: Passion for Mission

Making the Bouquet of Palliatives Work

Amosun Commends Nigerian Drum Festival

The Strike this Time

Harder Times ahead with Galloping Inflation

…The House Position

Bulama: Cost of Boko Haram Havoc in Borno about N1.3trn

Girl Power!

Iginla: The Uncommon Prophet with Unique Prophesies

Railway System: A Necessity to Nigerians and the Economy

PDP Throws Out Sheriff, Markarfi Heads Caretaker Committee

Science Technology Ministry Pledges to Assist Institute with Infectious Diseases Research

Strike: Security Operatives Resist Attempt to Shut Down Bayelsa Radio

Nigeria’s Economy Will Surely Get Better, Says Atiku

Despite EFCC’s ‘Keep Off’ Order, Dickson’s Aide’s House Still Occupied

PDP Sacks Sheriff, Appoints Makarfi Caretaker Chairman

Strike: Police Threaten to Arrest Unruly Labour Leaders in Ekiti

Sherrif Puts Off PDP National Convention

Minister Flays TV Stations for Patronizing Foreign Satellite Companies

Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Kill Villager in Ekiti

Ex-Shell MD Urges NUJ to Weed Charlatans from its Fold

Emmanuel Seeks Industrial Accord between Firm and Host Communities

LMC Expels Giwa FC from NPFL, Cancels All Results, Goals Involving Club

Nigeria’s GDP Falls to Historic Low, Heads Towards Recession

Again, Militants Blow Up another Escravos Gas Pipeline in Warri

CBN Disburses N55bn to 24 Power Firms as FG Seeks Improved Supply

Bringing the Curtain Down at West Brom

Heartland Bemoan Lack of Luck

Nigeria Professional Football League: Tornadoes Hail Performance against Pillars

Can Novak Djokovic Finally Get the French Open Monkey Off His Back?

McIlroy Chasing Home Glory in Dubai Duty Free Irish Open

Will Serena Williams Reign Again at Roland Garros?

Quarter Finalists Battle Today at 2016 NNPC/Shell Cup

Savannah Conference Wins Third DStv All Star Game

18th Nestle Milo Basketball Championship: Kogi, Adamawa Boys, Girls Clash in Confluence Final

Ikoyi Club Tennis Championship Climaxes Today

Amaju, Green to Grace Final of South-south Tourney

MTN Introduces Livestock Tracking Solution, Mobile Electricity

Fast Food Market Gets New Entrant

NIMASA Unveils 3-Year Development Plan

Firm Invents Software for Business Growth

Indomie Begins Kids Competition

Wike: PDP National Convention Will Go On as Scheduled

Fashola: We Must Rethink Use of Resources Taken for Granted

Ondo Gives Buses, Motorcycles To MDAs

Navy Hands Over Pipeline Vandals, 218 Stolen Kegs

Amendment of NLNG Act: Right Step in Right Direction

Friday, May 20, 2016

The Second Coming of President Buhari

Ambassador Edward Aina: My Illiterate Mother Helped Me to Solve Arithmetic

Philip Hammond’s Take on Niger Delta Avengers

The Anguish in Our land is Becoming Unbearable

Fuel Price Hike: My Stand

Paul Orajiaka: I Used $100 to Build a Multi-Million Dollar Toy Enterprise

Olabintan Famutimi: No Law Says My Children Must Succeed Me in Business

The Strike was Struck

Niger Delta: Back to Square One?

As Lamido Declares for Presidency

The Good, The Bad and The APC

Project 114 Roads: Ambode Goes on Project Commissioning ‘Spree’

Rivers State on the March Again

Ekweremadu Reiterates Call for Decentralised Policing

Ezem Cautions against Hijacking of Parties By Officials

Obaseki Declares for Edo Guber Race, Says Oshiomhole’s Developmental Projects Must be Sustained

Sir Richard Nwachukwu Okeke: A Legacy of Integrity

Nkechi Ali-Balogun: Tribute to a PR Matriarch at 60

Manhour Loss at Nation’s Airports is Avoidable

When FIRS Moved Against Corporate Tax Defaulters

The only effective answer to organized greed is organized labour – Thomas Donahue

‘New Innovation’?

BringBackOur Girls: Second Chibok Returnee Not Among Abducted Girls

Ex-NIMASA DG, Omatseye Jailed Five Years for N1.5bn Contract Scam

Buhari’s Response to Cameron Statesmanlike, Says UK MP

Tinubu, APC Stalwarts Storm Labour House, Beg NLC to Return to Negotiation Table

… Buhari, Tinubu, El-Rufai, Bakare Owe Nigerians Apology

Ajaero: N145 Price Ceiling for Fuel Illegal

Marketers Lament Impact of Forex Scarcity, Seek FG’s Assistance

Banks Operate Behind Closed Doors in Cross River

Body Parts, Seats, Luggage Found at Crashed Egyptian Jet Wreckage Site

Kwara APC Chairman, Secretary Kidnapped along Lokoja-Okene Road

Three Soldiers Feared Dead in Yenagoa, Warri Boat Mishaps

Air Force to Continue Reconnaissance, Bombardment in North-east, Niger Delta

2016 ADVAN Conference: Innovation as Panacea for Crises Management

Kingdom Lottery Names Mr. Ibu Brand Ambassador

Can NTDC’s MoU with Cote D’ivoire Boost Nigeria Beyond Oil?

Kunle Afolayan’s ‘The CEO’ to Premiere Aboard Air France

Buhari Inaugurates 283 Operational Vehicles for FRSC

Winners Emerge in Nissan/UEFA Champions Bonanza

Luxury Bus Owners Hail FG on Subsidy Removal, Deregulation

Toyota Hilux Sells Over 18m Units

2017 BMW 2 Series Updated with Latest Engines

Rolls-Royce Phantom Bids Farewell with Zenith Collection

Still On Know Your Tyre

Ifeanyi Onyeabo Completes ‘Tribe’

Blessing Agboli’s Women of Influence Conference

SA’s Bonag Matheba Hosts Press Brunch at La Brioche

AMAA 2016 Jury Announces Nomination List in Lagos

Otumine Moore Unveils New Pieces

Buhari Consoles Al-Sisi, Egypt on Crash of EgyptAir

Fuel Marketers Lament Impact of Forex Scarcity, Seek FG’s Assistance

Olayinka: PDP’ll Use National Convention to Resolve Differences

Buhari Gives Navy Marching Orders to Stop Vandals in Niger Delta

PDP National Convention: Sheriff, Secondus, Others Undergo Screening

TUC Warns NLC: Stop Harassing Our Members

NLC Strike: Banks Operate Behind Closed Doors in Cross River

NLC Stages Street Protests in Ekiti, Warns Bank Officials , Traders

Ebonyi Police bans Illegal Protests, Demonstrations

Calendar of Events to Mark 53rd African Day in Nigeria Released

Again, Youths Protest Stops ExxonMobil Activities

How Fraudsters Use Fake Immigration Documents to Defraud Nigerian Travellers

Emirates Rolls Out Fun for Nigerian Kids on Children’s Day

Irate Passenger Assaults Arik Staff, Seizes Laptop Modem

Challenging Times for African Airlines

Airport Runways as Death Traps

ICAO Certifies Ethiopian Aviation Academy as Regional Training Centre

Emirates Group Announces Record Profits

Foreign Airlines Panic over Looming Devaluation of Naira

NPA, FAAN, Nigeria Customs Integrate Uniform Manifest

A Passion for Photography

MyRainbowBooks Awards Creativity

Buhari’s One Bad Choice

UN Warns of Humanitarian Crisis in the Lake Chad Region

Oil Down as Dollar Surges, Exxon Mobil Shuts Terminal Due to Militant Threat

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Five Workers Arrested by JTF over Pipeline Bombing Released

FG Planning Regional Force to End Niger Delta Militancy

INEC Tells Tribunal Dickson Won Bayelsa Election

PDP in Borno Battles Sheriff for Hijacking Party

Witnesses Insists Orubebe Failed to Declare His Assets

Okonjo-Iweala Disclaims Fake  Audio Recording in Circulation

FG Had No Other Option over Fuel Price Hike, Say Ngige, Lai Mohammed 

Corporate Governance Key to Organisational Sustainability, Says Ofo

NEC C’ttee: FG Lacks Resources to Stop Vandalism, Oil Theft

Block the Sale of Warplanes to Nigeria

Army Claims Second Chibok Girl, Serah Luka, Rescued as Buhari Meets Amina

GE Boosts Girls’ Interest in Science and Tech

UK Investigates Rolls-Royce, Former Delta Speaker over Botched Power Contract

Ibori Likely to Appear in Court in June over Assets Confiscation

BEDC to Relocate Head Office over Hostility

Five South-south States May Lose EU’s N2.4bn Fund for Water Projects

Senate Mediates in NLC, FG Face-off

NLC Backs out of Threat to Shut down Lagos Airport

Labour Pickets Lagos State Secretariat

Offices, Schools Remain Closed in Kwara

Protest Flops in Cross River as Workers Ignore NLC

Aftermath of Labour Strike: Teenager Drowns in Edo

SSS Says Dasuki Planned to Escape from Country

Nigeria, Eight Other Countries to Meet in Sept over River Niger 

Pastor Arrested with Suspected Human Meat

Two Judges, Auditors Abducted in Kogi

Stop Using My Name for Extortion, Magu Warns

Lagos Police to Charge Lekan Shonde for Murder

Lagos Remits N64bn into Workers’ RSA in Nine Years

St. Gregory’s, Queens College Book GTBank Master’s Cup Final

Fidelity Bank Pledges Support for FG’s Housing Policy

Kaduna Hosts CBN Junior Tennis Championship 

NASCON Pays N1.46bn Dividend, to Invest in Product Lines

House to Go Ahead with Purchase of 360 Cars

APC, Buhari and Fuel Price Hike

No Crisis in NFF, Says House Committee on Sports

Kaduna Hosts CBN Junior Tennis Championship

Ifeanyi Ubah Grassroots Soccer Gets June Date

Federer Withdraws from Roland Garros

‘Taxi Driver, Cleaner Gave Me My Job Breakthrough’

Adorable’s Succour for the Less Privileged

Access Bank Partners Institute on N5bn Healthcare Centre

The Voyage of Blingshiki

Victor Mordi: A Pathologist Par Excellence Bows Out at 80

Dakuku’s Content Talk

The Battle for Food Safety in Nigeria

40% of Nigerian Youths Engage in Substance Abuse

Nigeria to Save $12 Billion by Eliminating NTDs

Experts Warn against Use of Mercury Blood Measurement, Say it’s Harmful

Young Pharmacists Lead Diabetes Campaign

Ending Malnutrition Will Drive Sustainable Development, Says DG NAFDAC

Invivo Opens New Outlet in Abuja Metropolis

Ambode Denounces Domestic Violence

Taking a Bold Step against Malaria

FG Directs Full Investigation of Global Fund Grants

Dissecting Innovative Exploits From FMC Umuahia


FG Vindicates Akpabio over Ibom Specialist Hospital

Sachet Water as a Threat to Public Health

Friday 19th May 2016

Demonstrate Political Will to Enable Pharmacists Perform Efficiently, ACPN Tells FG

FCMB Restores Sight, Bankrolls 400 Eye Surgeries

‘Health Status of Troops Critical to Combat Efficiency’

FG, NSIA Launch Healthcare Investments Across Nigeria

Health Minister to Grace 3rd Nigerian Healthcare Award

BREAKING NEWS: Another Chibok Girl Rescued

Buhari Welcomes Rescued Chibok Girl to State House, ‎Promises Her Best Care

Teenager Drowns on Fishing Expedition in Edo

Ijaw Group to JTF: Steer Clear of Our Land

Redeemed Church Rejects Grazing Zones Bill, Backs Ranches

Mohammed: Implementation of UNEP Report on Ogoni Beyond Politics

Usani: FG Not Giving Up on East-West Road

Fuel Price Hike: Strike to Last More Weeks, Says NLC

Breaking News: Lagos Police to Charge Lekan Shonde for Murder

Lagos Pays N64bn Pension in Nine Years

ASUU, NASU Protest Hike of Petrol Price at OAU

House Goes Ahead with 360 Official Cars Purchase Plan

INEC Endorses PDP’s Convention In Port Harcourt

JTF Releases 5 Workers Seized for Pipeline Bombing

Nigeria, 8 Others to Meet to Stop River Niger from Drying Up

Speakership: Group Threatens to Mobilise Against APC in Edo

FG Donates Relief Materials to Flood Victims in Anambra

Lagos Police Investigate Teenager’s Alleged Suicide

Witnesses Insists ‎Orubebe Failed to Declare His Assets

APC Threatens to Expel Shehu Sani for Criticising Buhari

FRSC partners Institute on speed limiters

FG Planning Regional Force to Deal With Niger Delta Militants

Court Reinstates Kogi Speaker, Other Principal Officers

Ondo NLC Strike Bites Harder as Refuse Heaps Litter Akure

Governors Support Removal of Subsidy as States Struggle to Access $4.25bn World Bank Funds

Pastor Arrested With Suspected Human Meat

Kano to Fund Budget with IGR by 2017 – Ganduje

Boko Haram: NAF Names New Facilities After Fallen Heroes

Labour Shuts Down Schools, Banks, Govt Offices in Kano

Govt Contracts Not for Political Settlement, Indigenous Contractors Warned

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Thursday 18th May 2016

FG: Nigeria is Broke, Looks to Taxation for Infrastructure Development

Buhari Receives Rescued Missing Chibok Girl Thursday

NLC Insists Protest Continues As Strike Flops

NLC’s Road to Failure

Niger Delta Crisis Worsens as New Group Gives FG Seven-day Ultimatum

N36bn: EFCC Storms Saminu Turaki’s Abuja Home

Arms Deal: Witness Reveals How Ex-PDP Chairman, Haliru Bello was Paid N300m

$12bn Oil Suit: You Have Case to Answer, Court Tells IOCs

MTN Fine: Communications Minister Contradicts Self on Negotiations

Badeh Paid $6.2m in Two Tranches for a Property in Maitama, Says Witness

House Disagrees with Use of Stun Guns by Police

Okupe Tells Court How Jonathan Paid Metuh N400m

Enugu Killings: Police Begin Aerial Surveillance of Troubled Nimbo Community

Fashola: Only N’Assembly Can Grant Approval for Tollgate, Says Fashola

Over Five Million People Die Annually Due to Tobacco Intake, Says WHO

Grazing Crisis: Ajimobi Parleys Farmers, Herdsmen, Police

NAFDAC, Others to Tackle Nigeria’s Food Supply Challenges

TY Danjuma Foundation Spends N200m on IDPs

Edo Governorship: My Priority will Be Job Creation, Says Imansuangbon

Financial Stability Report Reveals Decline in Banks’ Asset Quality

BoI Grants N48.44m to 15 SMEs in Kaduna

NSIA Rules Out Direct Investment in Nigerian Stock Market

Global Software Piracy Rate Still High, Says Microsoft Boss

NAFDAC Breaks Fake Alcoholic Beverages Production Syndicate

ITF to Commence 5th Phase of Industrial Skills Devt

Experts Recommend More Consumer Engagement During Recession

Peak’s World Milk Day Initiative to Celebrate Consumers

19 Nigerian Businesses Join SUNN to Fight Malnutrition

‘Proposed ICT Tax Will Price Millions Out of Internet Access’

Software Development Competition Holds in Jos

MTN Launches Livestock Tracking Solution, Mobile Electricity

e.Stream Assures Customers of Improved Service

Globacom to Reward Customers with N125m in Promo

New York Mobile Satellite to Unveil Devices in Nigeria

Online Platform to Ease Intra-Africa Trade Launched

Custodian Records N5.7bn Profit, Declares 20k Dividend

UPMFB Empowers 796 Persons with N247.72m Micro Credit

Layer3 Partners Global Security Firm to Curb Cyber Threats

This is the Real Reason Why Nigerians Are Paying More for Tomatoes

ILAN Holds Investiture for its 10th President

As Telecos Risk More Sanctions over Unsolicited Texts

Driving Brand Loyalty through Innovation

Karpe: Nigerians Need Quality IT Education for Self-reliance

Akinwumi: APCON Could Add Value to This Govt

Giwa FC Makes U-turn, Begs LMC to ‘Bend’ the Rules

National Lottery Fund Donates N574m Sports Equipment to Schools

Anambra FA Introduces “Football Made in Anambra”

Large Turnouts Expected at Lagos Lawn Tennis Club Walk for Life

StarTimes Announces Fabulous Prizes for Viewers

Scrabble Generation Next Emerge in Lagos

Ovoke Shoots Rivers Utd Top Again

Okiki’s Brace Gives Sunshine Stars Win over Wikki

Coke’s Double Sinks Liverpool

Pate: Nigeria’s Most Important Assets Are its People

Solution to Biafra is Within Nigeria, Says Ojukwu

Deregulated Nigeria

Can the 2016 Budget Transform Nigeria?

Sidi: For Peace in Bayelsa APC, the Chairman Must Go

Boroffice: Why I Want to Govern Ondo

Nigerian Vandals and an American Example

The Man Who Altered Destiny

LEAD, Stakeholders Brainstorm on Strategic Health Development Plan


Fantastically Challenged Country

‘Motherless, Abandoned Babies’ Homes Help Reduce Domestic Violence’

National HDR 2016 Highlights Insecurity Threats to Human Devt in Nigeria

‘Nigeria, Others to Suffer Most from Climate Change’

Air Force to Continue Air Reconnaissance Missions in North-east, Niger Delta

Shonde: Autopsy Cites Respiratory Seizure as Cause of Death

Armsgate: Witness Testifies How He Allegedly Acquired Choice Properties for Badeh

Succession Battle: Confusion Over Alleged Retirement of Abeshi, Appointment of Babandede As CGI

Armsgate: Okupe Narrates How Metuh Was Paid N400m

Fuel Price Hike: Strike, Protest Continues Thursday, Says NLC

Nigeria Practising a Pseudo Democracy, Says Oby Ezekwesili

Prosecutor Accuses Saraki’s Defence Team of Demoralising His Witness

Labour Vows to Continue Strike in Oyo Until…

Lawan Was Caught on Video Collecting $500,000 from Otedola, Witness Tells Court

Weapons Found in My House Belonged to ONSA, Dasuki Tells Court

Aremu Urges Labour Leaders to Close Ranks

FG Pledges Commitment to Nationwide Health Coverage

EFCC Re-Arraigns Oronsaye, Five Others for N2bn Fraud

NLC Strike Holds after Initial Setback in Jos

Gunmen Kill Cop, Bolt with His Corpse

Nigeria is ‎Broke, Says FG

Strike Not Observed by Workers, Traders in Bauchi

Enugu Killings: Police Begin Aerial Surveillance of Troubled Community

No Strike in Rivers

New Niger Delta Militant Group Emerges, Issues 7-day Ultimatum

Strike Takes Off on Shaky Note in Imo

NLC Shuts Banks, Schools, Offices in Delta

Strike: Ebonyi Workers Compelled to Write Compulsory Attendance

Hoodlums Hijack NLC Protest in Lagos, Unleash Mayhem

Workers Shun NLC Strike in Kaduna, Union Claims Success

Strike: Enugu Workers Defy NLC Directive

Diaspora Group Condemns Activities of Fulani Herdsmen

No Strike in Niger State

Osun Assembly Orders Full Automation of Tertiary Institution Accounts

Military Confirms the Rescue of One Chibok Girls

Strike in Edo Records Partial Success

NLC Stages Protest, Calls on Sokoto Workers to Join Strike

Kano, Katsina, Jigawa States Record Low Compliance with NLC Strike

Kidnapped Chibok girl found in Sambisa Forest

Workers in Kwara Comply With NLC Directive to Strike

Giving Lokoja a Facelift

Finland, a Country of Libraries

NLC Strike Paralyses Ondo For Hours

Operation Crackdown: Troops Clear Njimia Camp in Sambisa Forest

Troops Clear Cattle Rustlers, Armed Bandits’ Camp in Zamfara Forest

Police Beef Up Security in Lagos Ahead of Planned NLC Strike

Congress Deepens Crisis in Osun PDP

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Court Order, Divisions Among Labour Unions, Cause Uncertainty over Strike

Again, Militants Blow up Agip Gas Pipeline in Bayelsa

UBA Appoints Five New Executive Directors to Group Board

CCT Chairman, Umar, Reveals He was Under Pressure to Convict Tinubu

Analyst: Nigeria is a ‘Huge Risk’ to Oil Market

Wike: No Valid Court Order Stopping PDP National Convention

EFCC Arrests Jonathan’s Principal Secretary, Tukur, Former Kaduna Gov, Yero, Ex-Bauchi SSG, Others

Fayemi Addresses UK Parliament Tomorrow

NCAA Cautions Airlines over Rise in Flight Cancellations

FG to Migrate Military Payroll to IPPIS before Year-end

CJN Seeks Collective Efforts to Stop Corruption

FG Plans Accelerated Exploration of Solid Minerals, Targets 5% Contribution to GDP

S’Court Dismisses PDP’s Application to Remove Tambuwal

Fani-Kayode Still Being Held Despite Meeting Bail Conditions

We’ll Continue to Execute People-oriented Projects, Says Ambode

Sam Omatseye to Present Book on Jonathan Years  

Kaduna Electric Donates N10m to Kebbi Varsity for Renewable Energy Research

Witness: Metuh Questioned Source of Funds Received from ONSA

Ganduje Canvasses Cooperation with Lagos on Grazing Areas, Others

House Passes Bill Establishing University of Petroleum Resources, Delta State 

Pipelines Attacks by Suspected Militants, Condemnable, Unfortunate, Says Group

NRC: 738,738 Passengers Used Train Services in Lagos  in Four Months

Nigeria Accounts for 70% Maize Production in West Africa

ECOWAS Court Asks Dasuki, FG to Argue Their Cases

Oyo Assembly to Pass Bill on Female Genital Mutilation

Aisha Buhari Bemoans High Prevalence of Diseases in Nigeria

Kano Bureau of Statistics Releases 2015 Digest of Public Finance

Mixed Reactions Trail Protest against Fuel Price Hike

Suspected Killer of UUTH Medical Doctor Arrested

Two Bag 20 Years Jail Term for Illegal Oil Bunkering

Court Convicts Fake Drug Dealer, Slams Him with N.5m Fine

Fuel Supply: What is to Be Done?

FG Reaches Agreement with Factional Labour Group

Investments in Agriculture in Africa Rises to $2.3bn

National Licence: Sultan Tasks Jaiz Bank on Customers’ Demands

Venture Capital Summit Holds in June

Unity Bank Plans to Boost Operations with Fresh Capital

House of Reps Wades into NFF Crises

Falling Prices, Fear of Value Erosion Discourage New Listings

New Fuel Price: Source of Forex for Oil Marketers Worries Analysts

NFF Overrules Wikadson’s Appointment as Plateau Utd’s Head Coach

‘DMO Should Monitor Projects Financed with Borrowed Funds’

10,000 Benefit from Edo Govt N2bn Micro Credit Scheme

Africa’s Path to True Development

Amuneke Optimistic of F’Eagles’ Chances against Burundi

KEDCO Raise the Alarm over Power Distribution Crisis

FBN Insurance Records 62% Increase in Profit, Declares 19k Dividend

AXA Mansard Charts Leadership Path

FG Urged to Invest in New Mobile Technologies

Assessing Ogun’s Diversification Drive


Iheanacho Targets Gold with Dream Team VI

Of the Exchange Rate and Devaluation

Visa Marks Rio2016 Countdown with New Payment Tech

‘Address Nigeria’s Poor Performance in Maths’

‘Nigeria must Have Good Books to Achieve Global Standard’

US Educators Launch Leadership Programme to Bridge Global Divide

Access Bank Partners UNICEF, Fifthchukker to Reach OVC in Kaduna

Tuesday 17th May 2016

JAMB, VCs, Stakeholders to Meet over 2016 Admission Cut-off Points

Win-Win Situation at Ikoyi Club Tennis Championship

Sokoto to Launch Educational Appeal Fund

VC Advocates Global Collaboration among Varsities

FG Pays N48.2bn Subsidy Arrears to Marketers

EFCC Arrests Ex-Governor Ramalan Yero

Petrol Price Hike: Kwara NLC Declares Strike

Apprentice Kidnaps Two Toddlers in Lagos

House Passes Bill Establishing University of Petroleum Resources

Outgoing Prison CG Approves Promotion of 5,900 Officers

Suspected Militants Bomb Agip Gas Pipeline Again

Army Arrests 2 Men for Impersonation

IPOB: How Buhari Encourages Biafra Self-determination

Fayose Denies Sacking Aide As Workers Threaten Industrial Action

Metuh Enquired of Source of Funds Received From ONSA – Witness

NAFDAC Breaks Fake Alcohol Beverages Production Syndicate

Fuel Hike: ASUU Declares Nationwide Strike

TCN: Nationwide Power Supply Drops to 1,400MW

Suspected Boko Haram Man Hacks Parents, Siblings to Death in Potiskum

I Defied Pressure in Tinubu’s Trial and Did The Right Thing – CCT Chairman

ECOWAS Court Asks Dasuki, FG to Argue Case

Police Arrest Brothers for Allegedly Killing Community Leader

House Wades into NFF Crisis

Osun Assembly Recommends Reinstatement of Sacked Lecturers

‘Treat Teachers Like CBN Governor’

Reverse Petrol Price Now or Resign, Rep Urges Buhari

Gov Abubakar Asks Nigerians to Support Deregulation of Petroleum

Fuel Price Increase: Court Stops NLC from Going on Strike

Supreme Court Dismisses PDP’s Application to Remove Tambuwal ‘Through Back Door’

Breaking:‎  In Desperation, FG Goes to Court to Stop Labour Strike

Fuel Price Hike: Labour, Stakeholders in Crucial Meeting with Govt

Monday, May 16, 2016

Obama Mulls Visit as US Okays Sale of 12 Attack Aircraft to Nigeria

Dangote: I’m in Business Not Just to Make Money, But to Help Africa

FG, Labour Meeting Deadlocked, to Continue Parley Tuesday

UBA Leads as CBN Forex Sales to Banks Drop to $131m

Businessman, Kola Aluko, Sells His Bel-Air Mansion for $21.5m

Confusion Trails Arrest of N’Delta Militants by Military

Higher Electricity Tariffs, Fuel Prices, Imports Push Inflation to 13.7%

PDP Resolves Crisis, to Proceed with Saturday’s Convention

Passengers Face Flight Cancellation, Delays over Scarcity of Aviation Fuel

Delta Community Sends SOS to FG over Avengers’ Attacks, JTF’s Harassment

Obasanjo Advises FG against Reviving NNSL, Blames Its Demise on Corruption

FG to Appoint Transition Adviser for Establishment of National Carrier

Umar Backs FG’s Petrol Deregulation Policy

Senator: Oil Subsidy Not Beneficial to Masses but Drain on Economy

Traders Tell Members Not to Join NLC Strike

Civil Society Groups in Edo Protest Fuel Price Hike

Lagos Donates 50 Buses to Cushion Effect of Fuel Price Hike

Former NLC President, Pascal Bafyau is Dead

Gbonigi Urges Labour to Shelve Strike

Night Cattle Grazing Banned in Enugu

Edo Governorship: Obaseki Not An APC Member, Says Aspirant

Power Blackout: Group Issues Five-day Ultimatum to KEDCO

HURIWA Calls for Lai Mohammed’s Sack over NBC Loan

Lagos Govt Reopens Lekki Gardens after Buildings Passed Structural Stability and Integrity Tests

Northern Governors’ Wives, Stakeholders Raise the Alarm over Rising Drug Abuse in IDP Camps

Zenith Bank, French Firm Sign $100m Pact to Boost Power

Minister Commends Etisalat’s Commitment to SMEs

Heritage Bank Introduces ‘BankMyFamily’

ETI Appoints Manekia Group Executive

Profit Dips Again for Seplat, as Firm Records N4.5bn Loss in Q1

Monday 16th May 2016

Doctor Places Osimhen on Painkillers

Plateau Utd FC Sacks Baraje from Technical Adviser Post

MFM Dispatches Tornadoes in Rescheduled Clash

Mikel’s Brother Disowns Suit against Ifeanyi Ubah

Iheanacho Sad over Pellegrini’s Exit from Etihad

FA Fines Chelsea, Tottenham

Anichebe Quits West Brom

Bournemouth Pay for Fans’ Rescheduled Trip to Old Trafford


Fuel Price Hike: FG’s Hard Sell Policy

EFCC Bears Its Fang Again on Adegboruwa

Taming a Fantastically Corrupt Fuel Subsidy Regime

Edebiri Stands Strong in Edo Race

Agenda 2063: Uncertain Future for African Youths

‘Kaduna State has Fully Complied with the Judgment on Financial Autonomy for the Judiciary’

Women’s Groups, Activists Draw Battle Line over Gender Bill

Sunday 15th May 2016

N600m Fraud: Court Grants Former PICOMSS Boss N500m Bail

Witness Narrates How He Collected 102m for NIMASA Executives

Kano Gov ‘Met N16m in Treasury’, will Propagate Islam

Lagos Deploys 50 Buses to Cushion Effect of Fuel Price Hike

Saturday 14th May 2016

We’re Ready to Import 15 Cargoes of Petrol, Says IPMAN

DHQ: Too Early to Unmask Arrested Militants, Suspects not Chevron Staff

MTN Fine: N50bn Payment not Concessionaire Fee – Shittu

EFCC Arraigns Woman for N9m Fraud

JAMB, VCs, Stakeholders to Meet over 2016 Admission Cut-Off Points

Unpaid Salaries: Ekiti Workers Abandon Offices, Close Early

Enugu Bans Rearing of Cattle at Night

Enugu Commissioner Laments Indiscriminate Dumping of Babies

Redistribute Oil Blocs or Attacks will Continue in N’Delta – Ijaw Youths

EFCC’s invitation to Fake Crusaders will End Frivolous Petitions – Bureau

Azikiwe International Airport to be Closed, Says Minister

Drug Abuse Rising in IDP Camps – Northern Governors’ Wives, Stakeholders

Minister Threatens to Shut Abuja Airport

Ambode: Lagos Can Now Share from 13% Derivation

Low Oil Prices: Boroh Advises N’Deltans to Maximise Opportunities

House in Rowdy Session, Urges Labour to Shelve Strike

Aregbesola’s Government is Anti- govt, Says Osun PDP

Former Senate Leader Faults Current Nigeria Political Structure

Enugu Killings: Nimbo Community Raises Fears of Fresh Attacks

Buhari Meets Wike

Civil Society Groups in Edo Protest Fuel Hike

Alleged N5.6bn Fraud: FG Reduces Charges against Kalu to 32

Boko Haram: Czech Government Offers Scholarship to Wife of NAF Fallen Hero

Plateau United FC Sacks Technical Adviser

Power Blackout: Group Issues 5-day Ultimatum to Electricity Distribution Company

Maduekwe Emerges Secretary to PDP BoT

Nationwide Strike: FG Begs Organised Labour

Nationwide Strike: FG Begs Organised Labour –  Says there is no alternative to new petroleum price regime

NDPHC Invests N3.3bn in Power Supply in Sokoto

Ogiemwonyi Throws Weight Behind Oshiomhole’s – Submission to APC Peace C’ttee

Erisco Targets One Million Metric Tonnes of Tomato Processing

Access Bank Partners UNICEF

Fidelity Bank Rewards Customers in Savings Promo

ForexRally Gives out Toyota Hilux to Contest Winner Peter Uzoho

Champion Breweries Promises to Sustain Positive Performance

Bomb Scare at Old Traford

Iheanacho Fires City into Champions League

FIFA President, Infantino, to Grace Zenith Football Final

Super Eagles, Luxembourg Clash Now for May 31

NSE-led Corporate Challenge Race against Cancer Rounds off Third Edition in Lagos

Yobo Testimonial Tickets Go on Sale Tuesday

NPFL: Rangers Consolidates after Crushing Ikorodu Utd 4-1

Kachikwu: Subsidy Removal Will Save N16.4bn Paid to Marketers Monthly

Ikhana Confirms Resignation from 3SC Job

Edo FA Set for South-south Champion of Champions Tourney

Women’s Football Deserves More, Says Akide-Udoh

N’Delta Stakeholders Meet 

Group Blames Jonathan’s Loyalists for Violence

Okonkwo Resumes as Fidelity Bank CEO, Balarabe Now DMD

PZ Cussons Rewards Consumers with All-expense Trip to Etihad

Visa Marks 100 Days Countdown to Rio2016 with New Payment Tech

Chevron Evacuates Staff as Masterminds of Attacks on Facilities Apprehended

CIA Admits It Sent Mandela to Jail

‘Give Us Light’

Incessant Kidnapping of Lecturers

Deregulation… A Common Sense Approach

PDP Holds NEC Meeting to Address Crisis

Shekarau: I Never Collected N25m for Campaigns in 2015

FG Plans to Recharge Lake Chad at Estimated Cost of $15bn

UK’s Foreign Secretary Says Nigeria’s Trials Extend beyond Boko Haram

NCAA to Begin Implementation of New Regulations in July

Herdsmen Attack: We Killed Because Tiv Youths Stole 800 of Our Cows, Says Fulani Spokesman

FG Debunks Rumour of Outbreak of Steven Johnson’s Syndrome

Discos Disconnect Legacy Debtors

LASG Renegotiates Domestic Loans, Saves N3.8bn Monthly

PDP Lawmakers Meet over State of Party

NLC Faction Sets up Joint Action Committee to Harmonise Protest

Labour Union’s Move Deceitful, Says CNPP

FG’s Policy on Fuel Pump Price is Erroneous, Says Omotola

Group Backs Petrol Price Hike, Cautions Labour Unions

NANS to Shut Down Campuses in Ekiti Tomorrow over Fuel Hike

House Committee Advocate More Powers for DMO

Ayade, a Governor, Activist that Feels the Pulse of the People Says Ita-Giwa

Igbos Threaten to Close Shops in Cross River over Kidnappings

Boy, 17, Commits Suicide over 12-year-old Girl’s Refusal to Marry Him

4,000 Inmates Awaiting Trial in Lagos Prisons, Says Govt

Director Sues EFCC, Asks Court to Declare Her Continuous Detention Illegal

Fixed Income Securities Market Attracts N32tn in Four Months

With New Fuel Price Regime, MPC May Adjust MPR to Suppress Inflation

MAN Commends CBN for Forex Allocation to Members

‘Lagos Remains Strong, Stable Despite Crunch’ Rallies Support for MSME to Promote Local Products

Rockefeller Foundation, Others to Provide $1m Grants to Enhance Cassava Production

SES to Migrate over 25m Households to Digital Platform

NECA Opposes NLC/TUC Proposed Strike over New Fuel Price Regime

Yamaha, CFAO Move to Deepen Business Interest in Nigeria

MTN Introduces Livestock Tracking Solution, Mobile Electricity

MTN Excites New Subscribers with StartPack

Boska Unveils Pain Free Day Initiative

Communications Experts to Speak at APRA Conference

Firm to Invest in Mobile Advertising Start-up, Slide Airtime

Glo Launches Talk Special, Reloads Three Other Products

Galaxy Backbone Wins Best Hosting Company at Web Awards

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Nigeria to Expose Opportunities in Non-oil Sectors at Gitex 2016

Skye Bank Bags Awards for Payment Standards

TVC to Showcase African Culture on DStv, GOtv Opens Lagos Store to Serve Offline Consumers

Firm Introduces Online Payment System for Cargo Clearance

Experts Proffer Solutions to Challenges in Transportation

Unilever Showcases Rebranded Sunlight Detergent in Ibadan

Red Star Express Appoints New EDs, MDs for Subsidiaries

Akinosho Wins the Distinguished Contribution to Industry Award

APM Terminals Apapa Limited Appoints New Managing Director

OAAN Introduces New Award Category for Poster Awards

New Fuel Price Regime as Necessary Pill

Stock Market Sustains Bull Run on FG’s Forex Management Plan

Onyema : Nigeria Will Come Out Stronger from Economic Downturn

Serena Beats Keys in Italian Open Final

F1: Verstappen Becomes Youngest Winner as Hamilton, Rosberg Crash


Military Confirms Arrest of N/Delta Avengers, Masterminds of Chevron Attacks

Fuel Price Hike: Labour Begins Mobilisation for Total Strike, Shutdown

Kidnapping: Igbos Threaten to Close Shops in Cross River

PDP Declares South-west Zonal Congress Illegal

Ambode: Fallen Family Values Responsible for Terrorism, Insurgency

Why Pharmacists Council of Nigeria Sealed 138 Premises in Delta

Police Arrest Seven Hoodlums, Two Pickpockets in Lagos

‘FG’s Policy on Fuel Pump Price Erroneous’

Kachikwu: Subsidy Removal to Save N16.4bn Monthly for Govt

EFCC: Shekarau Denies Collecting N25m for Campaign in 2015

Boko Haram: FG Plans to Recharge Lake Chad at Estimated Cost of $15bn

LASG Re-negotiates Domestic Loans, Saves N3.8bn Monthly

Court Orders UNILORIN to Pay N970m Tax Arrears

Enact Laws to Cater for Orphans, National Assembly Urged

Militants in Bloody Clash with NSCDC Operatives in Bayelsa

Polio: Sokoto South LG to Immunizes 95,800 Children against Polio

Tambuwal: Why N’West Govs Met on Agric Action Plan

Fuel Subsidy: Gbonigi Urges Labour to Shelve Strike

LASG Overwhelmed by Prison Congestion

Zoologist Urges Nigerians to Eat Foods that Boost Fertility

Despite Uncertain Business Environment, Analysts Hail Buhari’s Economic Recovery Initiatives

Budget: After a Long Delay, Implementation is Key

Projecting the Impact of FG’s N350 Billion Stimulus

A New Dawn in Petrol Pump Pricing

Repositioning LASAA for Optimum Performance

Ungrateful Nation! Late President Yar’Adua’s Wives Unhappy as Nigeria Forgets their Husband Six Years after his Demise

Beneath the Mask… Farouk Lawan Adjusts to Life without the Exaggerated Panoplies of Power

Titi Aikhomu is Back on her Grind

Obaleye: Why Mortgage Sector Contribution to GDP is Less than 0.5%

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Fulani Community Dispels Rumour of Attack in Enugu

Buhari: Taking Sambisa, Rescuing Chibok Girls Our Last Major Task

NLC, TUC Give FG 3 Days to Restore Fuel Subsidy

Onyema: With Transparency, Capital Controls May Address Market Imbalances

Sunmonu Emerges Julius Berger Chairman

Firm Introduces Online Payment System to Ease Cargo Clearance

PDP Congresses: North-east Zone Endorses Sheriff for Chairman

The Price of Delayed Adjustment

Operation Crackdown: Another Wanted Terrorist Kingpin Arrested

No Illah Woman ‘Beheaded’ by Herdsmen, Says Delta Police

FG Raises Awareness on Stephen Johnson Syndrome

EFCC: Adegboruwa Condemns FG Attempt to Stifle Opposition

Subsidy Removal: A Tough, But Necessary Choice

Alleged N200m Embezzlement: Enugu Clarifies Iyiogwe’s Status

‘Tukur’s Removal Responsible for PDP’s Poor Performance in 2015’

Buhari: Terrorism Respects No Borders

FIFA Audit Chairman Resigns in Protest over Reforms

Premier League: Leicester’s Ranieri Returns to Chelsea as Champion

Premier League: Manchester Clubs Battle for Fourth Place

Barcelona Win La Liga

Ogun State Coach Yara Passes On

UN Security Council Demands Boko Haram End All Violence in Lake Chad Basin

Tinkering with His Brain and Hammer

As President Buhari Galvanises International Community into Action against Stolen Wealth

The Fuel Subsidy Debate

Nigerian Army and the New Cases at the Special Court Martial

President Buhari: A Time to Show Leadership (1)

PDP Pre-convention Tussle: Sheriff versus Ex-ministers

Shonekan: A Quintessential Nigerian Joins Octogenarian Club

A Connection to Cherish: My Relationship with Oba Erediauwa

Rafiu Jafojo: Exit of an Awoist

Binta Bello: The Amazon in the House

Nostalgia for the Spirit of Lagos Campaign

Atlantis Dubai and its $30,000 Royal Suite

Canada Immigration : Quebec Investor Programme Targets 1,900 Applications

Engaging Maritime Judges for Sector’s Growth

Nigerian Banking Industry Remains Strong, Risk Management Very Robust

Edo 2016 and the Controversial Assassination Attempt

Insurgency: Air Force Looks Inwards Towards Building Capacity, Production of Platforms, Equipment

Ekiti Doctors: NMA Endows Fund for Deceased’s Families, Raises N24m

Congress: Fayose Not Bigger than PDP, Must Respect Constitution, Says Ogundipe

PDP Elects Ogidi South-south Zonal Chairman

PDP Elects South West Officers, Denying Receiving Court Order

FMBN, AMCON Partner to Tackle Challenges of Non-performing Loans

French President Says Boko Haram Remains a Threat

Ebun Adegboruwa Condemns FG’s Alleged Attempt to Stifle Opposition, Fuel Price Hike

Fuel Price Hike: Labour Gives FG 3-Day Ultimatum, Insists on Nationwide Strike

Boko Haram Attacks Nigerian Troops in Sambisa

Subsidy Removal: Buhari, APC Owe Jonathan Apology, Says Lawmaker

FRSC Set to Commission Operational Vehicles, Tow Trucks and Ambulances

NUJ Seeks Legislative Backing to Regulate Journalism Practice

Sokoto CP Urges Barewa College Old Boys to Develop Alma Mater

I Will Speak On Recovered Loot On May 29 – Buhari

Where Next, Next Season?

Nigeria Professional Football League: Shooting Stars Shift Focus on Wikki Clash

Tornadoes Striker, Gata Set 25-goal Target

Beat Warriors and Get 50k, Meadia Officer Charges Rivers United

Manchester Teams Battle for Last Champions League Spot

Barcelona, Madrid Take Title Fight to the Wire

White Set to Tempt Mayweather Out from Retirement

Ekundayo Set For African Boxing Union Title Defense

Ikoyi Host Nigeria Cup Sponsors on Wednesday

Lopez Pulls Out of the Olympic Games

SuperSport Clinches UN 2016 International Day of Sports for Development

And Why Shouldn’t the NNPC and other Rich Parastatals Put Money Behind the NPFL?

Rule of Law on Trial as Lagos Agency Flexes Muscle

Fuel Hike: NLC, TUC Make U-Turn, Resolve to Shut Down Nigeria

Udoma: Why FG Opted for Offshore Borrowing to Finance 2016 Budget Deficit

Boko Haram: FG Looks to China for More Weapons

Our National Convention Will Hold as Scheduled, Says PDP

Friday, May 13, 2016

FG to Establish DNA Databank to Track Terrorists, Match Displaced Children to Parents

N1.9b Subsidy Scam: Oil Marketers Say EFCC Counsel has No Fiat to Prosecute Them

Amaechi: FG to Create 250, 000 Jobs in the Rail Sector

Lagos to Increase FDIs by 50 Per Cent, Says Ambode

Police Lose 6 as Herdsmen Behead Woman, Kill 30 in 3 Years

Queens College Sex Scandal: FG’s Investigative Panel Exonerates Osifala

Egbin’s Human Capital Profile Among Africa’s Best, Says Adesina

Edo 2016: Obaseki Declares Intention to Run as Edo Speaker, Others Endorses Him

Imo PDP Elders Want Congresses Cancelled, Accuse Sheriff of Manipulation

Freedom for Aluko as Court Quashes Arrest Warrant

Bitumen: Ondo Set to Release Calendar of Exploration

Biafra : Nnamdi Kanu Accuses Buhari of Making Statements Prejudicial to His Trial

Rehabilitate Victims of Cattle Herders’ Violent Attacks, Say KSJI­­­

Tambuwal Orders Closure of Murtala Specialist Hospital

Natural Resources: NEITI Applauds Buhari’s Pledge to More Disclosures

GTBank Food & Drinks Festival: Platform for Growing SMEs

Benefits of Fuel Subsidy Removal

Buhari Should Fund, Wind Up Amnesty Programme

Why Those Headaches ?

‘………and he killed his wife’

Is Buhari Really Feeling Our Pains?


Obaro: Attacks on SystemSpecs Were Aimed at Destroying TSA Project

Lolu Akinwunmi: I Married at 30 but Waited for Eight Years to Have a Child

Project Management Experts Advocate Executive Management Support to Function Efficiently

Why Power Supply is not Stable, By Benin Disco MD

Thank You Gov Ayade

Ekweremadu@54: Tribute to an Exceptional Hero of Democratic Values

Nigerian Elected Councillor in the United Kingdom

Discos and Historic Electricity Debtors

Of Politics, Politicking and Compromise: The Dithering of a Party Chairman

2016 Budget and the Implementation Window

Collins Enebeli (Don Jazzy’s dad): I Want Nigerian Artistes to Stop ‘Beefing’ One Another

Jalal: Utilising Standard Auto Products will Minimise Road Crashes

Stallion Motors Wins Ashok-Leyland ‘Business Performance Award’

Hyundai Motors, Diamond Bank Launch Accessible Vehicle Finance

Know Your Tyre

Tiwa Savage, TeeBillz and I Before the Tales of Woe

Can Lai Mohammed Actualise Culture and Tourism Promises?

Delta Tourism Expo 2016 Holds July 12

Onome Ikhimioya: My Style Inspired By Beauty of African Woman

Wale Ojo, Bimbo Akintola, Linda Ejiofor Star in New Movie

Fashion Entrepreneur, Jane Michael, Gives Back to Alma Mater

Shafer Records Debuts with Three Artistes

Mikillz: I Put a Lot of Energy into My Music

Challenges to Growth in Africa’s Air Transport Industry

Friday 13th May 2016

PENGASSAN, NUPENG Applaud FG on Petrol Subsidy Removal

DICON to Produce APCs this Year

Taraba: Police Smash Criminal Gangs, Recover Arms

Nnamdi Kanu Accuses Buhari of Making Statements Prejudicial to His Trial

PDP Puts South West Zonal Congress On Hold

Naira Won’t Crash on Subsidy Removal, Say Energy Economists

Suspected Herdsmen Behead Woman, Injure Two Others in Delta

Boko Haram: FG to Establish DNA Databank to Track Terrorists, Criminals

Fuel Price Hike Occasioned by Scarcity of Forex, Not Subsidy Removal – Osinbajo

To Finish Off Boko Haram, FG Looks to China for More Weapons

Court Quashes Arrest Warrant Against Aluko

Mantu, Jang Hail Sango’s Emergence as Plateau Chairman of PDP

Tertiary Institutions’ Staff Condemn Fayose’s Tax Regime

Kanu Asks Governors to Stop Wasting Their States’ Funds

Tambuwal Orders Closure of Murtala Specialist Hospital for Dilapidated Infrastructure

Gov. Emmanuel Urged to Stop Street Begging in Akwa Ibom

Fuel Price Hike: Are Our Labour Leaders Fantastically Missing the Point?

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Militants Give Oil Firms Two Weeks to Shut Operations, Evacuate Staff

Slain Soldiers: Bayelsa Residents Flee over Fear of Military Reprisal

Buhari: No Tax Clearance, No Payments by Government

Subsidy Removal: PPPRA Pegs Naira at N298/$ for Fuel Imports

Sheriff: Why I Left APC

NANS Protests in Abuja, Gives Education Minister 48-hour Ultimatum over Sacked VCs

Suicide Bombing at Borno Secretariat Claims Two, Injures 19

Balance of Terror

US Congress to Compel Obama to Withhold Abacha Loot for Boko Haram Victims

CBN Governor Donates Rice to IDPs in Borno

INEC Unveils Timetable For Edo, Ondo Governorship Elections

Igbo Business Leaders Laud Ambode on Devt, Security, Preach Peace

EFCC Arraigns Rights Activist, Adegboruwa over Forfeited Property

Yunusa Dahiru: Court to Take Ese’s Evidence in Private

Magu Not in Contempt of Court, Says EFCC

Kano Govt Condemns Torching of Lawmakers’ Properties

Fayose, Falana, Others Condemn Fuel Hike

PDP Lawmakers Fault Hike as House to Adopt position

Enugu Residents Condemn New Pump Price Regime as Queues Return

Tinubu, Kalu Say Removal of Subsidy is Courageous

NACCIMA Hails Petrol Subsidy Removal

Analysts, Operators Back Change in Fuel Price Regime

APC National Leadership Wades into Edo Crisis

Wike Condemns Blowing up of Pipelines

Chief S. U. Iwuala. Account LG Funds Collected in One Year, PDP Tells Niger Governor

Fashola: FG Unwilling to Provide N3bn Projected Solar Power Subsidy

Subsidy Scam: Oil Marketers Say EFCC Counsel Has No Fiat to Prosecute Them

RMAFC Reaffirms Full Backing for TSA Implementation

Ize-Iyamu, Imasuen Explain EFCC Invitation

Forensic Experts Storm Nimbo Community as CAN Rejects Grazing Reserves Bill

Exceptional Strides of a Young Nigerian

Bringing Back the Intrigues in Horse Racing

Group Launches ‘Make Naija Stronger’ Health Campaign

‘We are Using our Training as Doctors to Save Lives’

Celebrating Felix Osifo at 80

Resolving the Terrorism of Herdsmen (Halfpg)

Lamentation on Nigeria’s Power Woes (Halfpg)

NLNG’s Act and Reps’ Doubtful Tact

NLNG’s act and Reps’ doubtful tact

NFF’s Disciplinary Committee Bans Giwa, Others for Five Years

NFF Releases Mikel, Musa for Yobo Testimonial Game

With Entrepreneurship, Africa’s Business Leaders Eye 25m Jobs

20 Teams Jostle for Access Bank, UNICEF Charity Polo Honours

Awoniyi Confident of Rio2016 Glory with Siasia

Muruako: FG May Lose over N1tn Due to Non-Remittance by Revenue Agencies

FCMB’s Training Academy Receives CIBN Accreditation

Afreximbank Offers $20bn Loan to African Airlines

Unilever Shareholders Approve N189m Dividend

MTN, Lumos Expand Solar Electricity Service to Katsina

Online Platform to Boost e-Commerce Debuts in Nigeria

LADOL Boss Points Way Forward for Maritime, Oil & Gas Sectors

Sub-regional Underwriters’ Turnover, Profit Nosedive

Maritime Arbitrators Association to Hold Dispute Resolution Week

Federation Cup: NFF Unveils Round of 64 Venues

Expert Proffers Solution to Nigerian Airlines’ Problems

Everton Sacks Martinez after Three Years in Charge

Aligbe: Without Legislative Backing, Airport Concessions Lack a Legal Basis

Enhancing Inland Waterways for More Efficient Transportation

Nigeria-China Trade Deal: Bondage or Panacea for Naira Stability?

*David Cameron’s Error of Judgement*


Kenya Faces Fresh Anti-doping Crisis

Thursday 12th May 2016

Two Killed as Tanker Explodes on Benin -Ore Road

AMCON VP Appointed Bayelsa Finance Commissioner

Police Intercept Suicide Bomber Headed for Borno State Secretariat

CP Engages Lagos Community, Preaches Unity, Peaceful Co-existence

Six Suspected Homosexuals in Police Net

Niger Delta Militants Give Oil Companies 2 Weeks to Shut Down Operations

Ese’s Abduction: Court to Take Victim’s Evidence in Private

Niger PDP Woos Aggrieved Party Members

New Petrol Price Takes off on Shaky Note in Minna

Fulani Killings: Forensic Experts Storm Nimbo Community

Hunter Remanded in Prison for Killing Friend During Hunting

Condemnation Trails Fuel Price Increase as Long Queues Disappear in Kaduna

Kwara Residents, Workers Reject Petrol at N145 Per Litre

Why I Left APC, by Sheriff

NNPC, Other Fuel Stations Comply with New Pump Price in Ekiti

Buhari Accuses International Community of Looking Away While Corruption Goes On

Buhari Announces New Measures to Stop Corruption

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Oduoza: Nigerian Banks Not Over-regulated

CBN Unveils Guidelines for Non-interest MFBs

BoI, Katsina Govt Launch N2bn Financing Intervention for MSM

After Trillions Spent on Corrupt Fuel Subsidies, FG Finally Bites the Bullet

Cameron Makes U-turn, Praises Nigeria’s Fight Against Corruption

Confusion over Ownership of Houses Allegedly Bought by Saraki

Shell Declares Force Majeure on Bonny Light Exports over Pipeline Leak

$115m Lodgement: EFCC Grills Liyel Imoke, Imasuen, Ize-Iyamu

SERAP Calls on UK Govt to Extradite Alison-Madueke over Corruption Allegations

FG Pleads with Resident Doctors to Shelve Warning Strike

Chinese Authorities: Poor Infrastructure May Hamper Buhari’s Economic Deal with Beijing

Police Recruitment: Commission Receives 897,170 Applications

Fayose: Hold Buhari Responsible for Cameron’s Vituperations against Nigeria

Badeh’s Trial: My Statement to EFCC was in Error, Says Witness

Staff Deny Fayose Passage as Violent Protest Rocks FETHI

PDP Northern Elders Ask Sheriff to Handover to BoT

Benue Elects New Official

PDP Returns Oyedepo Unopposed as State Chairman

Congress in Enugu, Indicative of Return of Genuine Peace, Say Ekweremadu, Ugwuanyi

Dickson Asks PDP to Close Ranks as Mose Emerges State Chairman

Ex Sports Minister, Sango Emerges Chairman in Plateau

Nigerian Troops Intercept another Suicide Bomber Near Maiduguri

WAEC Condoles with Oba of Benin’s Family

Kalu Reacts to David Cameron’s Negative Comments on Nigeria

Adegboruwa: Firm Links EFCC Arrest to Tompolo, Jonathan’s Cousin

EFCC Arraigns Ex-PICOMSS Boss, Atawodi, Businessman for N600m Fraud

Youths in Kano Torch Lawmakers’ Residence, Farm House over Unfulfilled Campaign Promises

Lagos Releases N10bn for Completion of 114 LG Roads

Ogbeh: 1.6% of Budget Not Enough for Agriculture Ministry

Lagos State Remains Economically Strong and Stable Despite Crunch

Oil Producing Communities Insist on 10% Allocation, Clean-up

NCC Plans Licensing of Additional InfraCos

Airtel Partners Facebook on Free Basic Internet Services

FG to Commence Bidding Round for Bitumen

Nigerian Insurance Sector Listed among Top 10 African Insurance Markets

60% Women to Benefit from CBN’s N220bn Empowerment Fund

Infinity Trust Mortgage Bank Declares 3k Dividend for Shareholders

Osibodu:Why BEDC is Improving Service Delivery

ISPON Intensifies Efforts in Local Content, Software Development

‘Broadband Will Boost Ailing Nigerian Economy’

Nigeria Set for Gitex 2016

ASUS Announces VivoBook Flip TP200 Series

StarTimesLaunches Indigenous Entertainment Channel

E-PPAN Partners NITDA on E- Government Summit

All Eyes on NCC as 2.6GHz Spectrum Auction Looms

Visafone’s Long Journey to 4G LTE

Repositioning for Business Revolution

Riding on Reward Schemes to Connect to Consumers

Why NIRSAL is a Game Changer in Agriculture Financing

The Foreign Exchange Act and the Devaluation Debate

NDPHC Delivers on NIPP Phase I

Wednesday 11th May 2016

Ahmed Musa Shoots CSKA Closer to Russian Title

Rivers Utd Piles Pressure on Rangers with Third Straight Victory

Dolphins, First Bank Set for an Evening of Thrilling Final

EPL: Sunderland’s Victory Relegates Newcastle, Norwich

Keshi Primed for S’African Club Job


20 Players Battle for Top Prize at NTTF U-16 Super League

Curry Wins NBA’s Most Valuable Player Honour

FIFA Suspends Benin from World Football

Chelsea Ends Adidas Kit Deal Early

Nnamani: How Not to Wage Corruption War

Platini Could Contest Ban at Euro Court

Banire: Why We’re Pursuing the Change Agenda

Akaolisa: How PDP Lost Imo Governorship

Alliance against Hunger

Buhari, Don’t Kill Nigerians Because of Corruption

Yet Another Badge of Shame

Physically Challenged Persons Protest in Akwa Ibom over Oil Spill Money

Rivers AG Alleges Plan by IG to Subvert Justice in Trial of Flag-Amachree for Murder

Fayose Blasts Buhari for Petrol Price Increment, Says Action Insensitive

We’re Not Perturbed by Wike’s 2019 Postulations, Says APC

FG Urges Resident Doctors to Shelve Warning Strike

PPPRA Confirms New N145/Lt Pump Price for Petrol

Jos Court Orders EFCC, IGP to Produce Ex-Guber Candidate in Court

Corruption: Fayose Links Cameron’s Vituperation Against Nigeria to Buhari’s Earlier Comment

PDP Northern Elders Ask Sheriff to Hand Over to BoT

EFCC Arraigns Ex-Chief of Air Staff, Umar, for N9.7bn Fraud

Youths Burn Senator, Rep’s Houses in Kano

EFCC Docks Ex-PICOMSS Boss, Atawodi, Businessman For N600m Fraud

N’ Delta: Oil-producing Communities Insist on 10% Allocation, Clean-up

Ambiguity Over Ownership of Houses Allegedly Bought by Saraki

Firm Links EFFC’s ‘Persecution’ of Adegboruwa to Criticism of Buhari

Nigerian Troops Intercept Another Suicide Bomber Near Maiduguri

Ex-Sports Minister, Sango, Emerges PDP Chairman in Plateau

PDP Governorship Aspirant, Pastor Ize-Iyamu Arrested by EFCC

Diazani $115m: EFCC Grills Liyel Imoke, Edo State Ex-Deputy Gov, SSG

Duke, Imoke, Ita-Giwa Absent at Cross River PDP State Congress

Dickson Summons Emergency Meeting over Killing of Security Operatives in Bayelsa

11 Arrested in Akwa Ibom for Cult, Robbery Activities

FG Approves International Jetty for Akwa Ibom

Court Upholds Oduah’s Election as Senator for Anambra North

Ajimobi Suspends Workers Salaries, Put 16, 532 on Sack’s Watch List

Staff Deny Fayose Passage as Violent Protest Rocks FETHI

Buhari Pledges to Respect Rule of Law, Human Rights in Fight Against Corruption

BREAKING NEWS: FG removes subsidy, fuel to sell for 145 per litre

Youth Attacked, Injured in Aladja Land Dispute

Illegal Mining Thriving at Federal University of Technology Minna, Says VC

Imo PDP Leaders Want Congresses Cancelled, Accuse Sheriff of Manipulation – As court stops further process

Tuesday 10th May 2016

Buhari: Nigeria Does not Need An Apology from Cameron

Monday 9th May 2016

Shonde’s Murder: Alleged Lover Keeps Mum

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Julius Berger Appoints Mutiu Sunmonu as Chairman

At Senate Hearing, Emirs, Herdsmen Clash with N’Central, Southern Leaders over Grazing Reserves

Buhari Dismisses Cameron’s Remark Describing Nigeria as ‘Fantastically

French President, Hollande to Visit Nigeria as Buhari Hosts Security Summit

Fuel Subsidy: It’s Time for Difficult Decisions, Says Osinbajo

Real Amount Diverted in Arms Purchase was $15bn, Says Information Minister

Saraki Says His Asset Declaration Form was Tampered With

DHQ to Militants: We will Treat You Like Criminals

How Justice Uwais’ Son was Killed in Airstrike in Syria

Boko Haram: AI Claims Babies, Children Dying in Military Detention  in Borno

 Adeosun to Present 2016 Borrowing Plan to FEC Next Week

DMO:  Borrowed Funds will Be Used to Finance Capital Projects

Poll: Nigerians Paid Average of N176/l for Petrol in April

EFCC Secures Order to Remand Fani-Kayode

HURIWA Petitions, N’Assembly, Foreign Embassies over DSS Invasion

NDPHC: Eight NIPP Plants Ready to Generate 2,000MW

FG May Privatise NIGCOMSAT over Low Patronage

Resident Doctors Declare Nationwide Warning Strike

NNPC to Concession 5,000km of Pipelines, 30 Product Facilities

Armsgate: EFCC to Arraign Former Chief of Air Staff, Umar Today

APC Fixes Edo Governorship Primary for June 18

IPOB to Buhari: Our Freedom is Unstoppable

Lagos at 50: Soyinka’s Appointment Thoroughly Deserving, Says Gbadamosi

African Firms Urged to Develop Female Leaders

PDP  will Take over  Government  in 2019, Says Wike 

Education Minister’s Actions, Policies Killing Sector, Says Group

Badeh: Prosecution Witness Contradicts Statements under Cross Examination

Anambra PDP Conducts Parallel Congresses

Obuah Re-elected, Dedicates Victory to Rivers People

No Parallel Congress in Ekiti

Okowa Lauds Deltans on Peaceful Congresses

Ekpo Returns as Akwa Ibom Chairman

Again, Gunmen Kill Five in Rivers

EFCC Arrests Human Rights Lawyer, Adegboruwa for Allegedly Renting out

NDLEA Arraigns Man over Export of Diazepam Tablets, Injections

Lawyer Petitions AIG over Threat to Life of Court Bailiff by DCO

Sterling Bank’s Share Price Rises as Lender Distances Self from Slush Deals

The Buhari Appeal

Giwa’s Expulsion Imminent as Club Set to Boycott Akwa Utd Clash

Eto’o, Terry to be Honoured at Yobo Centenary in Port Harcourt

Cricket: Indian Coach Inspires Nigeria’s World Division 4 Quest

Zenith Bank WBL: It’s Dolphins, First Bank Final

LCCI Expresses Worry over Neglect of Non-Oil Economy

Presco to Pay N1bn Dividend Despite 55% Fall in Profit

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Elumelu Advocates Inclusive Development in East Africa

Currency-in-circulation Rises to N1.811 Trillion

Accommodation, Food Sectors Lead Amidst  Economic Downturn

Unremitted Taxes: FIRS Demands over N3bn from Cross River

Rivaldo Gives Warns Fans to Stay away from Rio Olympics

IFAD: Investments in Agriculture Can Unlock Africa’s Prosperity

Great Nigeria Insurance Donates Learning Kits to Hearing Impaired Pupils

Law Union & Rock Develops Electronic Payment System

Continental Reinsurance Boss Counsels  Business Operators on Application of African Solutions

NIPR Commences Membership Audit

 SERAS Calls for Entry into 2016 Edition

New Project to Build Cassava Seed System in Nigeria

Investec Asset   to Manage $670m Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund

Nestle Shows Resilience

FG to Support Harvesting of Rice, Wheat in Kebbi 

Much Ado About Foreign Coach for Super Eagles

Leadway Assurance Records N6.3bn Profit After Tax 

EFCC Arrests Tompolo’s Lawyer for ‘419’

Uduaghan, Other Chieftains Shun PDP Congress

Nigerian Navy Averts Pirate Attacks on 3 Merchant Vessels

APC Fixes Edo Governorship Primary For June 18

DHQ to Militants: We will Treat You As Criminals

Again, Gunmen Kill 5 in Rivers

Oil-Producing Communities: New Militant Group’s Activities Anti-Niger Delta

N’Delta Militants Continue Attacks on Security Forces, Kill Three Soldiers

Saraki Says His Assets Declaration Form Tampered With

NNPC to Concession Pipelines, 30 Products Facilities to JV Investors

Enugu APC Dismisses Alleged Suspension of Chairman

AshakaCem Independent Power Plant to Gulp $100m

Ogoni Clean-up Shouldn’t Be Another Political Declaration, Buhari Advised

Lalong Signs 2016 Appropriation Bill into Law

2016: PDP Gov Aspirant Promises Women-friendly Govt

Yuguda Spent N700m  to Tackle  Ethno-religious Crises, Thuggery – Associates

Community Carpets Chevron for Allegedly Disobeying Court Order

French President, Hollande, on State Visit to  Nigeria as Buhari Hosts Security Summit

Ondo Varsity Reduces Reparation Fee

Buhari Urged to Re-construct Churches, Institutions Destroyed by Insurgents.

PDP Convention: Group Seeks Ouster of  NWC Members

Buhari Promises to End Poverty by Creating Jobs

INEC Boss Appoints Spokesman, Two Aides

BSN Shops for N480m to Translate Bible into 12 Nigerian Languages

Monday, May 09, 2016

Again, Buhari Promises to Exterminate Militants as Military Invades Gbaramatu

Shell to Continue Operations, Denies Plan to Evacuate Workers

Dangote Donates N2bn to Borno IDPs

Lagos to Partner Japan on Construction of $1bn Marina-Ikoyi-Lekki Monorail Project

A Take on China

FG: We’re Carefully Studying Labour’s Demand for New Minimum Wage

CBN Undertakes Special Examination and Investigation of Banks

New Edo Assembly Speaker Sworn in Amids Tight Security

FG Sets up C’ttee to Investigate Misappropriation of Grants

Philip Morris’ Plans to Import N156bn Cigarettes Uncovered

Witness Says He Has No Document Showing Badeh Instructed Him to Purchase Properties

Buhari Congratulates Shonekan at 80

Fani-Kayode Honours EFCC Invitation

Dogara: N’Assembly will Study 2014 Audit, Ensure Appropriate Punishment for Corruption Cases

Security Agencies will Apprehend Culprits of Pipeline Attacks, Says Boroh

Nigerian Troops Inside Sambisa Forest, Kill over 18 Terrorists

Obi of Owa Mourns Oba Erediauwa

Oando Increases Gas Footprint via Ajaokuta LNG Project

Kogi Assembly Crisis: N’Assembly Yet to Receive Notice of Court Process

APC Leadership Wades into Oshiohmole, Deputy’s Feud

Ekweremadu: Disregard for Court Pronouncements, Rule of Law, Threat to Democracy

Ayade Commended for Exemplary Workers’ Welfare Improvement

NIMASA: Witness Reveals How N93.3m was Transferred to His Account Without Contract

China to Assist Nigeria, W’Africa in Fight Against Sect

Lagos Cbd Gets International Recognition

Omatseye, Ex- NIMASA DG to Know Fate May 20

NRC Begins Repair Works on Damaged Rail Tracks at Jebba

CJN Warns Judiciary Support Staff against Corruption

WAEC Happy with Conduct of May/June 2016 Examination

How Friends Dissuaded Shonde from Committing Suicide. Convinced Him to Turn Himself in

NEMA: Military Rehabilitating 800 Repentant Insurgents

RIVTAF Golf Estate: Untouched by Economic Slow Down

Activists in Nigeria Join Global Wave of Actions to Break Free from Fossil Fuels

AfDB to Unveil Strategies for Africa’s Transformation at Meetings in Lusaka

The Rot in Bello’s Kogi

APGA’s Resurgence in Nasarawa Politics

Despite Saraki’s Trial, Kwara is on Course

AFCON 2017 FALLOUT: CAF Slams $5,000 Fine on Nigeria for Overcrowding

NPFL: Wike Puts Smiles on Faces of Former Sharks, Dolphins’ Players, Officials

Match Commissioner Found Dead in Hotel Room

Pinnick, Others off to Mexico for FIFA Congress

AHIP Queens Crash as First Bank, Dolphins Move on

StarTimes to Beam Copa America Centenario Exclusively

Platini to Quit as UEFA President after Ban Appeal Fails

Giwa Fails to Show up at NFF


Stakeholders at War over MOPICON Bill

‘Legal Aid Should be Elevated to the Level of a Fundamental Right’

Herdsmen Killings as Anti-Buhari Phenomenon

New Edo Speaker Sworn in

Buhari : I’ll Exterminate Insurgents from Nigeria

Witness Tells Court How Gobir Defrauded Afromedia of N1bn

Osinbajo, Bayelsa Governor, Security Chiefs, Traditional Chief in Crucial Meeting over Attacks on Pipelines

Alleged N1.2b Fraud: Dariye Still Wanted in the UK, Says MET

Witness Says He Has No Document Showing Badeh Instructed Him to Purchase Landed Properties

Petroleum Marketers Clash with Task Force in Warri

I’ve No Plan to Join APC, Says Yuguda

EFCC Grills Femi Fani-Kayode Fraud Allegations

Boko Haram: Efforts towards Establishing North-East Development Commission Intensified

Buhari: Fight Against Corruption Not Selective

China to Assist Nigeria, W/Africa in Fight Against B’Haram

Mob Sets Suspected Criminal Ablaze in Warri

Bode George Loses Mother

Military invade Gbaramatu Kingdom

FG Carefully Studying Labour’s Demand for New Minimum Wage, Says Ngige

Gunmen Kill Five Policemen in Rivers

Ondo Judicial Workers Embark on Strike

Edo APC Pooh-poohs PDP Govs’ Asaba Meeting

S/East APC Cautions Against Restarting N/Delta Conflict

Frequent Road Crashes: FG Begs Dunlop, Michelin to Return to Nigeria

Ize-Iyamu Expresses Worry over High Taxation in Edo

CJN Warns Supporting Staff of Judiciary against Corruption

‘APC Undergoing Changes, May Adopt New Constitution’

Ekweremadu: Disregard for Court Pronouncements, Rule of Law, Threats to Democracy

Lagos to Construct N300bn Marina-Ikoyi-Lekki Monorail

APC Guber Candidate, Obaseki, Calls Attackers Cowards

Digital Switch-over: Stakeholders Insist on Resolving Pending Legal Issues

Lekan Shonde Turns Self in to Police After Allegedly Killing Wife

Afcon 2017 fallout: CAF Slams $5,000 Fine on Nigeria for Overcrowding

FIRS Demands over N3bn Unremitted Taxes from Cross River

Global Fund has not Suspended Funding for Nigeria, Says NACA DG

Longing for Their Homesteads

Power Supply Drops to 2,500MW after Militant Attacks

S’South PDP Govs Meet on Edo Guber Poll, Insecurity

Glo Ramps up Q1 Data Subscriptions by 80%

Again, FirstBank Tops List as CBN Sells $136m to Banks

British Newspaper Uncovers Homes of ‘Corrupt Nigerians’ Ahead of Buhari’s Trip to London


Buhari Asks AGF to Explain His Refusal to Recover N300bn Stashed in Banks

Appeal Court Affirms 25 Years Jail Terms for Boko Haram Convicts

FG to Commence Bidding Round for Bitumen, Says Fayemi

Military Vows to Sustain the Tempo against Terrorists, Militants, Cattle Rustlers

PDP Meets Wednesday to Consider Constitutional Amendments

NCAA Bans Unauthorised Use of Drone in Nigerian Airspace

Senate Committee Backs FG’s Plan to Import Grazing Grasses from BrazilSenate Committee Backs FG’s Plan to Import Grazing Grasses from Brazil

Report: NNPC Paid N1.118tn to Federation Account in One Year

South-east PDP Govs, Ekweremadu,  Others Meet in Enugu, Vow to End Fulani Herdsmen Attack

Four Die in Rail Crash in Kwara

Sunday, May 08, 2016

Court Strikes out Suit by AMCON to Wind up Capital Oil and G

Kogi Lawmakers: We Did Not Stop N’Assembly from Taking over State Assembly

Court Awards Damages against EFCC over Unlawful Detention of Foreigner

Police Launch Manhunt for Man for Allegedly Killing His Wife

C’River Govt Denies Plot to Depose Nigeria’s Longest Serving Monarch

London 2016, A Recognition of Buhari’s Focus

Ondo Justice Reform Team for Inauguration Today

Unpaid Salaries: No Deal Yet on Dickson, Labour Dispute

Commonwealth Appoints Ambode Vp Of Enterprise And Investment Council

Herdsmen Have Backing of Powerful Nigerians, CAN Chief Alleges

PDP’s Journey of Self-rediscovery

In Politics, Anything Goes

FSDH Foresees Difficult Year for Nigerian Banks

Recapitalisation: Operators Consider Capital Injection, Merger to Meet Deadline

Lagos Releases N1.6bn for Lekki Free Zone, Woos Investors

NCC Moves to Curb Unsolicited SMS to Telecoms Subscribers

Flight Delays: Irate Passengers Destroy Arik’s Equipment

CIS Council Elects Abe as President

 M&B Pharmacy Award Committee Inaugurated

PHCCIMA Lists Gains of Economic Diversification

FG Backs Galaxy Backbone on Digital Inclusion

‘Cloud Technology Will Boost Future Businesses in Nigeria’

SophosLabs Research Raises the Alarm over ‘Designer’ Cyber Threats 

AIICO Secures Shareholders’ Approval to Transform to Holding Company

FirstBank Partners Katsina on Sustainable Devt

Microsoft Announces Cloud Solutions Provider Programme 

Transcorp Assures Shareholders Higher Returns

Wema Bank Restates Commitment to Innovative Banking Services

ARM Securities Introduces Online Trading Portal

Ayade: Cross River Seaport will Create 30,000 Jobs

BoI to Provide Entrepreneurial Skills, Funding for Ex-N’Delta Militants

DMO to Sell N105bn Bonds

Equities Market Rises 2.5% as Investors Swoop on MSCI Listed Stocks

Coker: Our Priority is to Add Value to Businesses

NFF: Keyamo Asks Police to Arraign Giwa

NPFL: Rangers Maintain Lead, Pillars Bounce Ikorodu FC

Ovoke Puts Wolves to the Sword

Oshiomhole: Okpekpe Road Race Has Come to Stay

Special Olympics Nigeria Celebrates 2016 World Malaria Day

Zenith Bank WBL: Dolphins Crush IGP Queens

Arsenal Deny City, Spurs Stunned

Ibra Crowned France’s Player of Year

PSV Eindhoven Wins Dutch League

Barcelona Rout Espanyol, One Win Away from another Title


Akpabio Planted, Nurtured Kidnapping, Says Orji

Sunday 8th May 2016

S’ East PDP Govs, Ekweremadu, Others Vow to End Fulani Herdsmen’s Attack

Ahmed Approves Payment of  24,042 Verified Workers,  Pensioners‎ in Kwara

MDAs, States, LGs’ Owe Discos N78.7bn in Electricity  Bills

NNPC Pays N1.118trn into Federation Account in One Year – Report

DHQ Vows to Sustain Tempo Against Terrorists, Militants, Cattle Rustlers

FG Needs N1.7tn to Complete 206 Road Projects, Says Fashola

Road Construction Will Be Buhari Focus This Year – Ita Enang

Illegal Abattoir Operators Attack, Injure Lagos Task Force Officials

Unpaid Salaries: No Deal Yet in Dickson, Labour Dispute 

Security Tightened in Katsina for Buhari Ahead of Economic Summit 

Court Strikes Out Suit by AMCON to Wind Up Capital Oil and Gas

APC Not Insensitive to Plight of Nigerians, Says Oyegun

Ijaw Group Warns against Proposed Grazing Bill, Condemns Bombing of Oil Facilities

Group Mounts Pressure on Buhari to Appoint Igbo as Police IG

Attacks: Marauding Herdsmen Have Backing of Powerful Nigerians, CAN Chief Alleges

Buhari Queries AGF for Failing to Recover N300bn Hidden in Nigerian Banks

Minister to Enlist IG’s Aid Concerning Murder of Akwa Ibom Medical Doctor

THISDAY Awards Honours Doctors

Saturday, May 07, 2016

DHQ: We’ll Respond Decisively to Resurgent N’Delta Militants

To Block Stolen Wealth Safe Havens, Buhari Heads for Anti-graft Summit in London

Onaiyekan: Nigerians Using Herdsmen Attacks to Incite Religious Crisis

Inside APC’s G19 Meeting

How Southwest PDP Leaders Resolved their Differences

Edo 2016: Oshiomhole and Odubu at War

Adenuga at 63: The Meek Shall Inherit the Earth

Herohood and the Nigerian Project

A Friendly Chat With an Old Friend

In Support of the Quest for Homegrown Solution to Economic Problems

Saraki’s Senate: Milestones on the Road Towards National Development

Enugu Killings: Ugwuanyi and Quest for National Unity

DICON Prepares Paramilitary Agencies for Constitutional Role in North-east

Corruption: Probe Jonathan’s Predecessors, Govs, LG Bosses, Buhari Urged

Sokoto PDP Suspends 10 Exco Members for Alleged Anti-party Activities

Lawmaker Advocates Capital Punishment for Corrupt Politicians

The Appointment that Disquieted National Assembly Commission

A Divisive Grazing Bill

The Crisis of Confidence in Edo State House of Assembly

Mamador Gets NHF Certificate

Okorocha Partners Catholic Church on Family Values

FRSC Redeploys Senior Officers to Increase Effectiveness ‎

Remove Tribalism from Criminal Activities, Okorocha Tells Nigerians

Law Enforcers, Not Private Guards

Full Implementation of 2016 Budget Possible, Says FG

FG Plans Intervention Fund for Mining Sector

Operation Crackdown: Troops Sustain Offensive in Sambisa Despite Boko Haram’s

Taraba: Herdsmen Kill 6 in Fresh Attack

Campaign Funds: Anyanwu Denies Collecting N700m

Buhari, APC Leaders Meet on Herdsmen Menace, Rivers Killings

Kano-bound Train Derails at Jebba, Two Passengers Killed

Dubai’s Non-oil Trade with Africa Hit $30bn in 2015

Ondo Bitumen: Group Berates Borofice, Lauds FG for Support

CAC, FIRS Partner on e-Stamping Module Portal

FG Plans Industrial Centres

Dickson Probes Bayelsa Salary Fraud, Sets up Commission of Inquiry

FG Embarks on Vitamin A Food

Arrest of Jonathan’s Aide: Fayose Lambasts EFCC for Being Brutish

Appointments: FG Treating Bayelsa Unfairly, Dickson Alleges

PDP Congresses: Faction Accuses Sheriff’s Aide of Imposition

FG Partners A’Ibom to Curb Medical Tourism

Africa Today’s Conference on Nigeria-China Relations and Implications for Nigeria’s Foreign Policy Concentricism

Labour’s Push for New Minimum Wage

Subsidy: Time to Bite the Bullet

Habib Abdullahi: We’re Dedicating Some Ports across the Country as Export Terminals

As Fidelity Bank Moves to Calm the Storm…

Airlines and Contentious Issue of Unpaid Debts

The Unremitting Pressure for True Federalism

Analysts Urge Caution as Lagos Joins Oil Producing States

In Quest of Perpetuity: The Ojukwu Nigerians didn’t know


Okoigun: Compromise in Oil Sector Weakened Nigeria’s Economic

The Many Faces of Sam Onigbanjo

British Airways Names Victoria Beckham Best Dressed Celebrity Traveller

Gbong Gwon Jos: Nzem Berom Festival Must be Sustained

Saturday 7th May 2016

Adefarasin Uplifts Souls at Word Conference


Oba Akiolu Drops Royal Regalia for Jazz Night

DHQ: Military Will Respond Appropriately, Decisively to N/Delta Militants

FG Says Full Implementation of 2016 Budget Possible

Arrest of Jonathan’s Aide: Fayose Lambastes EFCC as Being Brutish

ICON Prepares Paramilitary Agencies for Constitutional Role in North East

Troops Sustain Offensive in Sambisa Despite Boko Haram Snipers, Landmines

Fulani Herdsmen Obstruct Gov. Okorocha, Journalists in Owerri.

Appointments: FG Treating Bayelsa Unfairly, Dickson Cries Out

Congresses: Crisis Engulfs Enugu PDP as Reform Group Accuses

Gunmen Abduct Niger Delta Youth Leader

Buhari to Seek Dismantling of Safe Heavens for Stolen Wealth at London Summit

Corruption: ‘Probe Jonathan’s Predecessors, Governors, LG Bosses, Others’

Loot Recoveries and the Impact on Our Lives

United States Spies are Here Again

A Word for Governor Ayade

FG Seeks to Partner A’Ibom to Curb Medical Tourism

House Petitioned over Continued Detention of Jonathan’s Cousin by EFCC

Buhari: I Hear Your Cries and Share Your Pains, Signs Budget

For Second Day Running, Militants Attack Chevron Facility in Warri

Friday, May 06, 2016

Fashola Unveils Roadmap for Boosting Electricity Generation

Fulani Herdsmen: Abia Approves Use of Bakassi Boys

US Moves to Approve Attack Aircraft for Nigeria in Boko Haram Fight

After  a 12-Hour, Siege, EFCC Vacates Fani-Kayode’s Abuja Home

DSS Arraigns Four over Murder of Operative

C’River Denies Plot to Depose Nigeria’s Longest Serving Monarch

OAUTH Performs Open Heart Surgeries

Pre-Assessment Workshop for Banks

Goals Rain at Lagos/GTB Principals Cup 

Globacom Widens Data Market Lead

Pensioners Want Abubakar Impeached

Olubadan Promotes 5 High Chiefs

Boko Haram: FG Distributes Goods Seized  by Customs to IDPs, Liberated Towns 

South West PDP Concede Chairmanship to North as Ladoja Returns

Edo Royal Fathers Beg FG for Protection from Herdsmen

FG Expresses Support For Bitumen Exploration Project In Ondo

Ramalan Tasks FG on National Carrier, Crude Oil Lifting 

FG to Reposition Sovereign Wealth Fund

Lawyer Flays Attacks on Warri, Lagos, Brass OGFZs

Stakeholders Trade Blames as Party Cancels PDP Congresses in Plateau

Vucic, VanderDuim for Dayak/ITF Futures 1st Leg Finals

UNILORIN ASUU Condemns Invasion of University to Impose Minority Group

NFF Crisis: Police Arrests Chris Giwa

Stakeholders Seek Integrated Multi-modal Transportation

Muslim Elected London Mayor

Building a Virtual Platform for Students, Corps Members and the Vulnerable

Emeka Ejide: Why People Shy Away from Pushing Cases of Abuse Against Children

Are you afraid of the Economy? 

Better Days Ahead, Adeleke Tells Osun Workers

Dell Leads in Delivering Secure ‘Thin Client’ Solutions to Customers


Microsoft, Dynamiss Unveil Learning Solution

My Passion for Solving Problems Helped to Break Engineering Barriers in the US

34 Priority Projects in Seven Months?

Between Unpaid Salaries and Electricity Supply

GOtv Celebrates Africa Day With New Nollywood Series On Africa Magic

Arase, Ovadje, Others to Receive Integrity Award

UN Secretary General to Address Africa’s first ICCA Congress on International Commercial Arbitration

Art Twenty One, Artists Reflect on Media Industry

Intel, Huawei Partner to Make Cloud Simple and Business Agile

Ooni of Ife Urge Real Estate Professionals to Cooperate to Grow Sector

A Boiling Southern Cauldron and Uncaring Northern Governors

2016 Maltina Teacher of The Year Contest Kicks Off

Oloye Lekan Alabi: My Successes were Predicted Before and After My Birth

Future of Marketing Research is Mobile Says Geri-Robert

Five Biggest Fiction Writing Mistakes (& How to Fix Them)

CFAO Unveils all new Fuso Trucks

Mitsubishi Fuso FA/FI light-medium-duty trucks

…CFAO Yamaha Assembly Plant Set for Grand Opening

Nigeria to Lose 4,000 Jobs to Senate Vehicle Import, May Ruin 50 Suppliers

JetVan to Market Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Buses in Nigeria

Toyota Produces its 10 millionth Car in Europe

Friday 6th May 2016

Boko Haram: FG Distributes Goods Seized  by Customs to IDPs, Liberated Towns

Saraki Urges Executive to Ensure Full Implementation of 2016 Budget

DSS Arraigns Four for Murder of Operative

FG Moves to Set Up Trust Fund for N’Delta as UNDP Pledges Support

Sirika: Why 2006 Civil Aviation Act Had Operational Difficulties

Olubadan Promotes 5 High Chiefs, Others to New Ranks

 PDP Cancels Congresses in Plateau

Breaking Banks’ Bad Behaviours

APC Finally Reconciles Kano Foes, Ganduje, Kwankwaso

Attacks: Fayose’s Comment Scares Fulani Herdsmen in Ekiti

Insecurity: Abia Moves to Deploy Bakassi Boys

I Hear Your Cries, Share Your Pains, Buhari Tells Nigerians at Budget Signing

Boko Haram: Bindow Govt insensitive to Security Issues, Says Gulak

US Seeks to Approve Attack Aircraft for Nigeria in Boko Haram Fight

Finally Buhari Signs 2016 Budget

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Adeosun: N165bn Monthly Civil Service Wage Bill Not Sustainable

Amaechi Clarifies Involvement in Leaked Sanusi Letter on ‘Missing’ $49.8bn

Again, Militants Bomb Chevron Facility in Escravos

Zimbabwe to Start Printing US Dollar Equivalent

Power: FG to Decentralise, Concession Transmission Grid

Ukraine Expresses Readiness to Invest $1bn in Ajaokuta Steel Plant

Buhari Wants UNODC to Expedite Action on Recovery of Stolen Wealth

Jonathan Remembers Yar’Adua, Says He’ll Never Be Forgotten

EFCC Invites Chris Anyanwu, Mike Ahamba over N700m Traced to $115m Lodgement in Fidelity Bank

NCC to Licence New Spectrums to Boost Broadband Services

FG Outlines Conditions for Partnership on National Carrier

Three Feared Dead as Clashes Erupt in Aba Between Igbo, Hausa Traders

House Directs Kogi Governor to Forward Budget for Consideration

Jerry Gana’s Group Urges Shift in National Convention Date

Sheriff Writes INEC over LG Congresses

Niger PDP Elders, Others Endorse Tanko Beji as Chairman

Senate Adjourns Till Next Week for Congresses

Bayelsa: Doctors’ Strike Ground Activities at Federal Hospital

Austrian Businessman Initiates Contempt Proceeding against EFCC Boss 

Jang’s Commissioner is in EFCC’s Net, Says Lalong

Ogun Assembly Passes Bill on Creation of New LCDAs

Appeal Court Reserves Judgment in Metuh, Kanu’s Suits

Anxiety in Nasarawa over Fate of Arrested Herdsmen

Bewarang Scolds Referees’ Boss over Foreign Coach

BoI, Sokoto Govt Sign N2bn Financing Pact for MSMEs

NFF: No Financial Gain from Luxembourg, Mali Friendlies

Okpekpe Race: Toroitich Dares Kenyans, Ethiopians for Top Prize

AMCON Revs up Recovery Effort, Appoints Debt Resolution Firms

Moody’s Reaffirms Sterling Bank’s Ratings

Nigerian Breweries Explains Robust Divided Payout Policy

Insurance Industry Asset to Hit N16trillion by 2020

Venue Wears New Look for Final Eight

Goals Galore in Lagos/GTB Principals’ Cup Q’finals

Paucity of Funds Hit Aviation Agencies

Warri Peace Marathon Gets Royal Blessings

Engage Kalu, Others to Fix Economy, Aba Businessmen Tell Buhari

MFM’s Olatunbosun Savours First NPFL Brace

Nigeria Qualifies for Rio Olympics’ Table Tennis Team Event

‘Nasarawa Amazons Fear No Cup Foes’

BoI, Amnesty Office Partner on Entrepreneurial Devt, Funding for Ex-Militants

FG is Committed to Youth Employment- President Aide

LASWA: Two Million People Shuttle Lagos Waterways Monthly

Ranieri Asks Leicester City Stars for ‘One Year More’

Caverton to Diversify Operations as Oil Sector Faces Challenges

CITN Restates Commitment to Providing Strong Manpower Base

The Angst over New Roads

Southern Kaduna Communities Told to Defend Themselves against Murderous Fulani Herdsmen

UNFPA: Lack of Skilled Midwives Worsening Maternal, Child Deaths in Nigeria

Jerry Gana Group Urges Shift in National Convention Date

Army Begins Repositioning Command Secondary Schools

IGP Takes Over Investigation of Alleged Assassination Attempt on Edo Deputy Gov

Again, N’Delta Militants Blow Up Chevron Valve Platform

Cross River Deep Seaport to Create 30,000 Jobs – Ayade

Niger House of Assembly Suspends LG Chairman

DIG Frowns on Disrespect for Human Rights by Policemen

Niger Delta Minister Condemns Communal Crises in Cross River

Doctors’ Strike Grounds Activities at Bayelsa Federal Hospital

Herdsmen: Act Urgently, Decisively, Edo Monarchs Tell FG

NWC Positions: New Zoning Formula Doesn’t Relegate Us, Says S’ West PDP

Prosecution Witness Contradicts Ohakim, Says He Did not Pay Him in Dollars‎

Corruption: A Jang’s Commissioner in EFCC’s Net, Says Lalong

Austrian Businessman Initiates Contempt Proceedings against EFCC Boss

Aregbesola, Ooni Advocate Youths Empowerment Programme

FG Expresses Concern over Marginalisation of Girls in Education

Special Court Martial Adjourns Trial of 2 Generals to May 9

NANS to Form Joint Militia Front against Rampaging Fulani Herdsmen

FG Outlines Conditions for Partnership for National Carrier

Belgian Envoy Urges Improved Refining Capacity in Nigeria

Yuguda’s Aide Berates Former Lawmaker for Comment on Ex-governor’s Exit from PDP

I’m Not Hiding from EFCC, Says Fani-Kayode

Troops Discover, Destroy Boko Haram Administrative Base

Appeal Court Reserves Judgment in Metuh, Kanu’s Appeals

Ayade Fingered in Plot to Depose Nigeria’s Longest Serving Monarch

Troops Kill 18 Cattle Rustlers, Recover Weapons in Zamfara State

Sokoto, BoI Sign N2bn Industrial Development Fund

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

With Huge Gas Reserves of 650bcf, Lagos Joins Oil Producing States

FEC Approves 34 Priority Programmes for Implementation

Brains and Hammers Launches New City in Abuja

Anisulowo Recounts Ordeal, Says She Lived on Water for Seven Days

We Wont Tolerate Any Excuse for Killings, Military Warns Herdsmen

Sanusi Confirms Amaechi Leaked Letter on Missing $49.8bn

Senate Approves Death Sentence for Kidnappers

Babangida Aliyu, Bala Mohammed, Others Seek Postponement of Convention

Kogi Bans Illegal Felling of Economic Trees Statewide

Total Foreign Capital Importation Declines Significantly to $710.97m in First Quarter

Buratai: Military to Review Strategy after Sambisa Operations

CAN Files Complaints against Herdsmen with NHRC

New Edo Speaker Promises Open Leadership as another Member Joins Her Camp

Police Extend Deadline for Re-validation of Tinted Glass Permit

We Have No Link with Auctus Integrated, Says Ayeni

Minimum Wage Review: You Don’t Understand the Issues, NLC Tells Oyegun

Again, Rivers Elections Petition Tribunal Relocates to Abuja

Shettima: Stone PDP Supporters, Like Satan is Stoned at Kabba

Buhari, Saraki, Dogara, APC Leaders in Closed-door Meeting

Anenih is Alive, Travelled to London, Says Aide

Christian Group Condemns Attacks by Fulani Herdsmen

After Two Failed Attempt, Nigeria Begins Switch over from Analogue to Digital

Bello Wasted Kogi’s Finances in First 100 Days

$40m Contract: Jonathan’s Cousin Drags FG, EFCC to Court over Continuous Detention

Emefiele, African Central Bank Governors Meet on Financial Stability

CBN: Energy Firms Owe Nigerian Banks N3.93tn

Inflation Projected to Rise Further to 13.2%

Ogun Identifies Environment, Agriculture, Transportation as Viable Sectors for Investors

Domestic Investors Dominate Trading at the Equities Market

Telecoms Operators Demand Review of Framework for VAS Licences

NIPOST Revokes Licences of 14 Courier Operators, Seals Two

Yinka Folawiyo Petroleum Announces Production of First Oil from Aje Field

Omatek Proffers Solution to Nigerian Electricity Problems

MTN Fine: Experts Warn of Implications on Digital Switchover

Intel, Huawei Partner on Cloud Computing Processes

Dell, Aerohive to Boost Campus, Data Centre Networking Solutions

Kotivu Launches Workplace E-learning Platform for Capacity Building

Lagos City Mall, Airtel Provide Free Wi-Fi Services to Customers

‘Deregulation of Core Sectors Will Boost FDI Inflows’

Pension Fund Operators Target 20m Contributors by 2025

IS Internet Solutions Nigeria Wins ICT Award

Three Crowns Award for Mothers Begins

Lagos Begins Implementation of National Policy on MSME

Heritage Bank Declares May ‘Children Banking Month’

Enhancing ICT Development in Africa

Accelerating Economic Growth through PC Adoption

Afe: Nigerians Need to Be Sensitised on Adoption of Right Technology Solutions

Chelsea Captain, John Terry, Confirmed for Yobo Centenary Game

Bournvita Consolidates Its Pole Position

‘Not in My Country’ as a Re-branding Tool

Dalung, Oshiomhole in Okpekpe Race Battle Royale

NPFL: Enyimba Wins in Kano to Deny Pillars Top Spot

Endorsement as a Spring Board for Mamador’s Strength

Nigerian Banks: Driving Economic Growth in Tough Times

Nigerian Children at Risk of Flavoured Cigarette Addiction

Preparing for a Post-2020 Nigeria

Federation Cup Draws Hold in Abuja Thursday

WHO: Malaria Hampering Nigeria’s Economy

INVIVO to Provide Free Healthcare to 2.5m Nigerians Annually

Frustrated Giwa Players Grumble over Salaries, Crisis

Infrastructural Devt as Catalyst for Economic Growth

It’s All Madrid UCL Final as Real Tame City

Drug Counterfeiter Bags Five Years Jail Term


To Develop Nigeria, What Must Change First?

FG, NHF, Call for Healthy Lifestyle against Non Communicable Diseases

WADA Suspends S’African Dope Lab

Strike in the Health Sector is a Crime Against Humanity, Says Olatinwo

Nigerian Referees Set for FIFA Elite Course

AFN Donates Training Kits to Greensprings

Future Eagles Gather in Abuja

Ban Urges Speedy Implementation as Session Meets on UN Sustainability Agenda

Chelsea, Tottenham Charged by FA

“Nigeria’s Healthcare Challenges Present Investment Opportunities”

We’ll Make UITH One Stop Heart Facility in Africa, Says CMD


Water Tanker Crushes Two School Children to Death in Kwara

Okowa Condemns Media Trial and Conviction of Suspects Before Arraignment

Power: Fashola Ask Operators to Cut Risks With Public Offers

Groups Says Alleged Absence of Grazing Bill at Senate Deceitful

FG Targets 4 Months for Resolution of Farmers/Herdsmen Clash

P&G Targets 15bn Litres of Clean Water by 2020

Buhari, Osinbajo, Saraki’s Assets Verified, Says CCB

Police Smash Traffic Robbery, Pickpocket Syndicate, Arrest 14 Suspects

LAUTECH Teaching Hospital Sacks Resident Doctors

Babangida Aliyu, Bala Mohammed, Others Seek Postponement of PDP Convention

Benin Group Blasts Odubu for Continuing Campaigns During Mourning of Oba

Bill to Address Demise of Governorship Candidates Passes Second Reading

New Edo Speaker Promises Open Policy as Another Member Joins Others

Umahi Orders Eviction of Herdsmen from University Premises

Convention: South West PDP Settles For Secretary, Other Positions

IG Warns Against Extortion, Harassment, Extends Deadline for Tinted Glass, Firearms Revalidation

FEC Approves Strategies for 2016 Budget Implementation

‘Nigeria’s GDP Growth Dropped from 7% Annually to 2.8% in 2015’

CBN Staff Renovate School, Pledge More for Oyo

I Am Still Alive, Says Anenih

Sokoto: CCNN Donates N5m Drugs to Host Communities, Police

Lawmaker Seeks Improved Security in Constituency

Bello: Tackling the Kogi Challenge

Osoba’s Place in Ogun Politics

An Eyewitness Report on Saraki’s Trial

N’Assembly, Presidency Reach Compromise on Budget Details

CBN Quizzes Fidelity Bank Officials over $115m Lodgement

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

IMF: Policy Reset Urgently Needed in Nigeria, Others to Secure Growth

UBA Looks to Africa for Growth

NBS to Conduct Survey on Impact of Corruption on Nigerians

FG Slams N1.3tn Claim on Shell for Bonga Spill

Economic Crunch May Affect Demand for New Minimum Wage, Says Oyegun

Kidnapped Senator Anisulowo Regains Freedom

Enugu Killings, an Act of Criminality, Say Shettima, Okorocha

FG Orders Doctors to Treat Gunshot Victims without Restraints

Edo Declares Five Days of Mourning, Public Holiday over Demise of Oba of Benin

Crisis Hits Edo Assemby as Speaker, Deputy Impeached

Kaduna Govt Arraigns another 91 Shiites, Seeks Death Sentence

Again, FG Fails to Produce Dasuki in Court for Trial Court adjourns till May 23

Again, Buhari Insists He Has Ordered Security Agencies to Deal Decisively with Herdsmen

NLC Tackles Okupe over Calls for Retrenchment of Civil Servants

  Rising Oil Prices will Test FG’s Ability to Pay Increasing Petrol Subsidy

Lagos Records First Successful Bone Bridge Surgery in West Africa

Ogun PDP Exco Remains Intact, Party Chair Declares

Osun is Dying under Aregbesola, Says SDP

Ambode Nominates Ex-Lagos CJ, Philips to Replace Adeyinka as Lasiec Chairman

Oil Producing Communities Reject PIB Without 10% Host Fund

15m Nigerians Suffering from Asthma, 100m Others Likely by 2025

Lagos Targets 25% Increase in Food Supply by 2019

US Consular-General Tasks Nigerian Journalists on Objectivity

FG Restates Commitment to Upholding FoI Act

Saraki Commends Nigerian Media

Director-General of UNESCO Calls on Governments to Unite in Pursuit of Press Freedom  

Presidential Committee on Anti-corruption, CSOs Partner to Fight Corruption

Witness Tells Court How N60m was Withdrawn from NIMASA

Bailout Fund: Ondo Rejects ICPC Report, Demands Retraction

Ondo Health Workers Protest Non-payment of Five Months Salary

Ojukwu: Fulani Herdsmen another Form of Boko Haram

Steer Clear of  Our Territory,  Yoruba Youths Warn Marauding Herdsmen

Court Remands Five in Prison for Beating Tanker Driver

EFCC Arraigns Alleged Internet Fraudster for $9,200 Scam

Navy Impounds Marine Tanker for Illegal Oil Bunkering

Building Collapse: Court Grants Remanded Synagogue Engineers Bail

PFN Wants FG to Arrest, Prosecute Arms-carrying Herdsmen

Bayelsa: Soldier Injured, Four Gunmen Killed in Ambush by Pirates

Appeal Court President to Set up Special Panel on Hijab Ban

Whatever Happened to Planning?

Iheanacho Wants 200,000 Pounds-a-week, Five-year Man City Contract

Rio 2016: Oguchi, Oyedeji, Thanasis Make D’Tigers’ Training Camp Roster

Ifeanyi Ubah Elected Anambra FA Chairman

‎Siasia: No More Release of Players for Mid-week Matches

Amuneke Drops Six More Players from Camp

Atletico Through to Final on Away Goal

Ronaldo Fit, Benzema, Casemiro Out, Toure Back for City

North Central Set for NFF, Zenith Bank Championship

Edo, Lagos Emerge Western Conference Champions

General Buratai: An Encounter with a Soldier’s Soldier

Moody’s Downgrades Nigeria’s Sovereign Issuer Rating to ‘B1’

Fortis MFB Gets Client Protection Certification, Disburses N15bn Credit

Fidelity Bank Profit After Tax Declines 11% in Q1 2016


Stanbic IBTC Takes on Malaria

Tuesday 3rd May 2016

Lafarge Africa to Raise N60bn Bond for Debt Refinancing

Nigerian Breweries Records N10.5bn Profit in First Quarter

Union Bank Promotes Savings Culture in North

NPA Keys into FG’s Economic Diversification Drive

2016 Okpekpe Race Dedicated to Late Benin Oba

Kaduna’s Controversial Religious Preaching Bill

AFN Holds All-Comers Event in Lagos

FCMB Supports NSE’s Corporate Challenge

NCRIB Boss Seeks Immediate Implementation of 2016 Budget

Geometric Power and the Nigerian Electricity Market

Emefiele’s Devt Focus Boosts Rice, Wheat Production

Facts & Figures behind Leicester City’s EPL Victory

Leicester Revives Interest in Ahmed Musa

Navy Impounds Marine Tanker for Suspected Illegal Oil Bunkering

FG Orders Doctors to Treat Gunshot Victims without Restraint

Minor Cabinet Reshuffle in Kaduna

Uboh: AGF Not Interested in Recovering Stolen Monies

Our People Cannot Continue to Live in Fear of Herdsmen’s Attacks – Catholic Bishops

Economic Crunch May Affect New Minimum Wage, Says Odigie-Oyegun

15m Nigerians Suffering from Asthma

Adamawa LG Polls: APC Releases Timetable for Primaries

Ugwuanyi to Open IDP Camp for Nimbo People as Enugu Demands

Alleged N6bn Fraud: FG Once Again Fails to Produce Dasuki for Trial

FG Challenges C’ttee to Search for Nigerian Techies, Innovators in Rural Areas

Edo Speaker Impeached

NLC Tackles Okupe for Calling for Reduction of Civil Servants

Ondo Health Workers Protest Non-payment of Five Months’ Salaries

CMD Wants Medical Tourism Halted as Hospital Performs 6 Open Heart Surgeries

Court Remands 5 Touts in Prison for Beating Tanker Driver

Lagos, Osun Assemble Advocate For Yoruba Language.

Sokoto Seeks More NYSC Doctors, English, Maths Teachers

Buhari Reaffirms Order to Deal Decisively With Herdsmen

Dankwambo’s Son Wins Academic Award

‘Plans to Expel Me from PDP will not Work’

Calls for Scrapping of NYSC Uncalled for, Says Sultan

FCT Minister Confers Honorary Citizenship of Abuja on Biya

Adamu: Why 54m Nigerians Don’t Have Access to Portable Water

Monday, May 02, 2016

FG Subsidy on Petrol Increases, Says PPPRA

Military Launches ‘Operation Crackdown’ on Sambisa Forest

Fidelity Bank Appoints Balarabe Ag MD/CEO

Fresh Crisis Rocks PDP over Congresses

Rights’ Group Decries Killing of Woman in Effurun

Northern Governors Divided over Implementation of Preaching Law

Osinbajo: About $15bn Lost to Fraudulent Security Equipment Spending

Intrigues on Acting Clerk’s Appointment Gets Messier as Commissioner Pulls out

Camerounian President, Biya Arrives in Nigeria Tuesday on State Visit

Enugu Attacks: Ekweremadu, Lawmakers Visit Nimbo, Insist on Justice

Anisulowo: Ogun Police Offer N5m Reward to Informants

Catholic Bishops Meet Buhari behind Closed Doors

ECOWAS Court Reserves Judgment in Suit by Victims of Apo Shooting

Stop Giving Bailouts to States, Okupe Tells FG

Christian Youths Accuse SGF of Politicising CAN Election Process, Imposing Candidate

World Bank to Disclose More Information on Spending of Abacha Loot

PDP Congresses: I Didn’t Hijack Adamawa Election Materials, Says Gulak

Arase Deploys Homicide Detectives to Rivers over Killings

Eko Disco to Ration Electricity Supply in Ajah, Ikoyi, Victoria Island for One Month

Analysts: Delay in Budget Assent May Worsen Macroeconomic Indicators

Imbibe Corporate Governance to Tackle Economic Crises, FG Told

Sacked 13 VCs: NANS Gives Education Minister 14-day Ultimatum

State of the Nation: CPC Asks Nigerians to Close Ranks for National Unity, Stability

N20bn Bailout: Kogi Governor Lied, Says Wada

Group Accuses FG, Security Agents of Gross Human Rights Abuses

Obaseki Condemns Attack on Edo Deputy Governor

NYSC, CBN, BoI Plan to Introduce Loan Package for Corps Members, Says Kazaure

Kaduna Spends N17.7bn of Budget in First Quarter

Court Sentences Graduate to Five Years Imprisonment for Making Fake Drugs

Gunmen Kill Traditional Ruler, Nephew in Kaduna

Customs/Smugglers Clash Claims Six Persons in Ogun

Delta NUJ Condemns Attack on Journalist

Police Arrest NURTW Vice Chair for Buying 4,256 Stolen Phones

Ebonyi: The Gains of Strategic Communications

Job Creation as the Best Yardstick

The Evils of Corrupt Enrichment

Where are the Dokuns?

Chapter II and Socio-Economic Rights

Iheanacho Focused on Real Madrid Clash

Mikel Rejects Mega Deal to Leave Chelsea

Okpekpe Race Charity Partners Unveiled

GOtv Boxing Night 7: Joe Boy Wins National Lightweight Title, N1m

Special Olympics Nigeria to Hold 2016 World Malaria Day

Guardiola Under Pressure to Bounce Atletico

Formula 1: Hamilton Still in Title Race, Says Rosberg

Federer Withdraws from Madrid Open

Report Predicts Long-term Crude Oil Shortfall

FG Unveils Programme to Generate 36,000 Jobs

Ogbeh Gives Marching Order to Agricultural Agencies

Funmi Omitowoju’s Lawyers Refute Claims By Sterling Bank Plc

Chevron Records First Quarter Loss of $725m

Environmental Impact Assessment Report of Integrated Oil Refinery Underway – Official

Court Jails Three for Vandalising Enugu Disco Equipment

NNPC, NCDMB, Imperial College, Four Universities Collaborate for Research

Power Supply (2): NERC the Regulator or Facilitator

Amendment of NLNG Act and the Aftermath

10 Years After Conception, NIPP Still Unable to Deliver Power

Leicester Crowned EPL Champions at Stamford Bridge

The Onslaught against Hunger


‘The Scope of The ICC’s Jurisdiction Reaches Beyond any National or Regional Boundary’

Vardy Named Footballer Player of the Year

Monday 2nd May 2016

Army Arrest Shuwa’s Killer in Kano

FG’s Subsidy on Petrol Now Averaging N12.88 Per Litre

Arase Deploys Homicide Detectives to Investigate Rivers Killings

We’ll Give Federation Cup a Shot – Atete

Osinbajo: About‎ $15bn Lost through Fraudulent Security Equipment Spending

‘Army Must Hand Over Soldier Who Shot Woman in Delta’

Oba Erediauwa: Afenmai Patriots Commiserates with Bini Kingdom

Intersociety Accuses FG, Security Agents of Gross Human Rights Abuses

Osinbajo Says No Going Back on 30% Annual Budget for Capital Projects

Military: Boko Haram Terrorists Now Hide in Fox Holes

New NYSC DG Tasks Corps Members on Community Development

Gun Men Kill Traditional Ruler, Nephew in Kaduna

Enugu Killings: Ugwuanyi, Royal Fathers Resolve to Reactivate Vigilante Groups

Military Launches ‘Operation Crackdown’ Deep Inside Sambisa Forest to Rescue Chibok Girls

ECOWAS Court Reserves Judgment in Suit By Victims of Apo Shooting

Late Hamzat Ahmadu Laid to Rest

Onu Wades into Ebonyi APC Leadership Crisis

APC Chieftain: ‘Saraki’s Trial Creating Serious Moral Burden to Buhari’s Govt’

Masari: I will Go after Ghost Workers in Katsina

Delta NUJ Condemns Attack On Journalist

Fayose Reckless, Confused – Lagos Collectives

Kano APC Accuses INEC of Truncating Bye-Election

Christian Youths Accuse SGF of Politicising Church Election Process, Imposing Candidate

Insecurity: Experts Call for More Collaboration among Security Agencies

Orok Duke Laments Nigeria’s Loss of 24 Athletes to US, Bahrain

The Okada Menace

‘We Saw Death’

Accommodation Crisis Hits Buhari’s Ministers

First Bank Leads, As CBN Sells $669m to Banks in April

NLC Asks FG to Set up Special Account for Recovered Funds

Nigerian Tannery under Scrutiny over Failed Projects Funded by UK Aid

JNI: Blaming Fulani Herdsmen for Benue, Enugu Attacks Absurd

TSA Transaction Fees:  CBN, OAGF Seek Resolution

Troops Discover Another Boko Haram Bomb Factory, Foil Attack on Military Installations

Kogi Asks Supreme Court to Nullify House Resolution on Take over of State Assembly

Fani-Kayode Calls for Caution on Herdsmen Killings

Bi-Courtney Claims Arik Owes It N12.5bn

NBS: Aviation Passenger Traffic Dipped by 0.4% in Q4 2015

NIGCOMSAT Begins IOT Satellite Service for Belarus

LASG: 240,000 Vehicles on Lagos Roads Not Certified

Elumelu: Transcorp Ready to Revive Moribund Gas Fields

Rivers is Entering a Season of Celebrations, Says Wike’s Wife

Anambra Central Senatorial Poll: NGO Petitions NJC against Justice Chikere

Buratai: Zaria Clash with Shiites Wasn’t Premeditated

Airtel Inaugurates Service Centre in Lagos

UNODC Director in Nigeria, to Back Fight against Corruption, Terrorism, Others

FG Launches Digital Switchover in Jos, Targets Abuja, Lagos

Two Killed, Many Injured, Cars Torched in Bayelsa APC, PDP Clash

EFCC Probe of PDP Funds Not Persecution, Says Alkali

Legislative Aides’ Election Produces Two Executive Chairmen

Ambode: Lagos is Africa’s True Capital of Arts, Entertainment

Attack Not Targeted on Deputy Gov, Says Edo APC LG Chairman

Education: Nigerians Must Complement Efforts of Government, Says Oberabor

Crisis Trails Anambra PDP Ward Congresses

Saraki, Dogara Task Workers to Be More Dedicated

Ayade Pays Cross River Workers’ May Salaries

Akwa Ibom Labour Tasks Govt on Free Education

ICPC Confirmed It Never Indicted Osun, Aregbesola Tells Labour

Labour: We Are Ready for Positive Action, Confrontation with Plateau Govt

Workers’ Welfare Still My Priority, Says Umahi

Oshiomhole Increases Workers’ Minimum Wage to N25,000

Ikpeazu Commits to Workers’ Welfare, Demands High Productivity

Ugwuanyi, Enugu Workers Hold Rapport on Welfare

Ondo Workers Mark Day with Fasting, Prayers

Ekiti Workers Resort to Prayers over Outstanding Salaries

Lagos May Day Celebration Ends in Fiasco

Atiku Seeks Better Deal for Workers

Cleric Decries Governing without Budget in Nigeria

Niger NLC Now to Draw Battle Line with State Government

Okowa Urges Workers to Adjust to Economic Realities

Don’t Bail Aregbesola out, CSO Tells Buhari      

The New Terror Threat

Sunday, May 01, 2016

Olufunso Amosun: Beauty and Brains at 50

Iheanacho’s Brace Not Enough to Save City

Tricky Dominican Republic Test for Gifted Cole

Amusan Sets World 100m Hurdles Junior Record

NPFL: Giwa a Game Away from Expulsion

Pillars Give Sunshine Shock Treatment in Akure

South-south’s Champion of Champions Tourney Debuts

Igweh Emerges IBB Golf Club Captain

Organisers Restate Commitment to Host World-class Okpekpe Race

‘Completed Sports-city Swimming Pool to be Part of Buhari’s One-year Anniversary Celebration’

Warri Peace Marathon to Hold May 28

EPL: Martial Delays Leicester’s Coronation Party

Serie A: Milan Held, Juve Celebrates Title in Turin


Experts Highlight How PPPs Can Attract FDIs

NPA Keys in to FG’s Economic Diversification Drive

Heritage Bank, Oyo Sign Deal on Economic Diversification

Ecobank Partners Pamodzi on ‘Rapid Transfer’

FCMB Group Shareholders Approve N1.98bn Dividend

MSCI Retains Nigeria in Benchmark Frontier Index

NSE CEO Tasks African Capital Markets on $3.1bn Funding

PenCom DG: Monthly Pension Contribution Hits N25 Billion

Again Shipping Firms, Importers Biker over Container Deposits

AON Moves to Pay All Outstanding Debts to NCAA

Technology Potential Largely Untapped in Nigeria, Says HP

PZ Assures Shareholders Consistent Dividend Payment

MainOne Joins Global Efforts to Promote Women in ICT

Brandzone Innovation Summit to Tackle Economic Volatility

KairosWebTV Enters Nigeria to Boost Enterpreneurship

Promoters of Maltina Hunt for 2016 Outstanding Teacher

FG Promises to Rescue Textile industry 

FAAN Boss Harps on Regular Sporting Activities

SON to Enforce Use of Energy Saving Appliances

Again, StarTimes Emerges Best Pay TV Operator 

Task System Announces Fresh Managerial Appointments 

Globacom Wins Three Awards at Beacon of ICT

Phase3 Emerges Top Recipient of ICT Industry Award

Stock Market Closes Firmer on Renewed Optimism

Market Awaits N151bn Maturing Treasury Bills

Zenith Bank, Kudirat Abiola Way, Olusosun, Oregun, Lagos

Adzape-Orubibi: We Ensure Transparency in Handling of Govt Revenue

BATN’s Boost to Rice Farming

Sunday 1st May 2016

Beyond Nomadic Terror

Buhari Commiserates with Sultan, Sokoto on Death of Ahmad

Late Benin Oba Was An Epitome of Integrity, Says Tukur, Clark

Ayade Pays Cross River Workers May Salaries

EFCC Probe of PDP Funds Not Witch-hunt, Says Alkali

May Day: Atiku Seeks Better Deal For Workers

FG Launches Digital Switch-over in Jos, Targets Abuja, Lagos

Security Task Force Parades Gun-runners in Jos

S’East Govs to visit Troubled Nimbo Community this Week

Kogi Asks Supreme Court to Nullify Reps’ Take-over of State Assembly

Labour Day: Workers’ Welfare Top Priority, Say Umahi, FCT Minister

Kwara NLC Threatens To Go On Strike Over Unpaid Salaries

NIGCOMSAT Begins IOT Satellite Service for Belaruse

Troops Discover Another Boko Haram Bomb-making Factory, Foils Attack on Military Installations

Police Arrest NURTW Vice Chairman for Buying 4,256 Stolen Phones

Resident Doctors Postpone Strike by 2 Weeks

Jigawa Did not Receive FG’s Bailout, Says Commissioner

Education: ‘Nigerians Must Complement Efforts of Government’

We’ll Make Ilorin Teaching Hospital One-Stop Heart Facility – CMD

Sokoto to Recruit 500 Youths for Sanitation

May Day: Ekiti Workers Resort to Prayers for Outstanding Salaries

Nigerian Varsities Must Look Inwards – VC

Okunbo: Nigeria Operates a Wrong Model, Govt Should Cede Pipelines to Private Companies

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Osinbajo: 2016 Budget Will be Operational in Few Days

Military Vows to Deal with Killer Herdsmen Like Boko Haram

Shiites Insist on Zakzaky’s Release as Precondition for Appearing Before Commission

Onaiyekan’s Attack: Catholic Bishops Urge Buhari to Provide Adequate Security for Edo State

SON Cracks Down on Fake Electrical Products Dealers in Jos

FG Promises to Use Science Technology to Explore Nigeria’s Potential

Resolve Budget Impasse, Clergy Urges Presidency, N’Assembly

Navy to Acquire Logistics Vessel to Beef up Security Operations

WAGF Ends Assemblies of God Church Dispute, Recognises Okoroafor

‘Economy’ll Stabilise when Buhari Starts Implementing 2016 Budget’

Nigeria Enriches British Life, Society, Culture, Says Envoy

Imbibe Corporate Governance to Tackle Economic Challenges, FG Urged

Ogun Attracts N550bn Investments in Two Years

Micheal Ade-Ojo to Anchor Leadership, Entrepreneurial Class

DPR Embarks on Enforcement, as Five Filling Stations Sealed in Imo

Fidelity Bank Empowers Nigerian Youths with Entrepreneurial Skills

Buhari Should Fund Amnesty Programme to Wind Down

Release Anisulowo Now, Monarch Urges Captors

IGP: 359 Police Officers Killed in Active Service in Two Years

IPMAN Denies Diverting Fuel to Neighbouring Countries

IMN Wants Sheik Zakzaky Freed Before Appearing before Judicial Commission

INEC Cancels Kano Assembly Bye-election over Violence

Ooni of Ife to Embark on US Mission

WHO: Malaria Hampering Nigeria’s Economy, N132bn Lost Annually

Soldier Guns Down Woman on Her Daughter’s Wedding Day

Abuja Hospital Secures Court Order to Bury Remains of Abandoned Corpses

Thugs Attack Edo Deputy Gov’s Convoy

Bello Haliru Mohammed’s Alive and Healthy, Aide Clarifies

FG Prioritises Road Projects, Focuses on North-South Arterial Highways

Anyaoku, Others Mourn Oba of Benin

Clerk Appointment Deepens Cold War between Senate, House Leadership

Ogun PDP Holds Three Parallel Ward Congresses

Workers’ Day: Falana Tackles Buhari, APC over Failed Promises

Fidelity Bank Cooperates on Investigation

End of an Era

…A New Era Beckons

Leicester Aim to Win Title at Old Trafford as United Press for Champions League Qualification

Ranieri Wants Hollywood Ending to Title Push

Protests mark Arsenal’s Win

NPFL: Ikorodu Utd End 11-Match Winless Streak

Arms and The Herdsmen

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