This Day News Archive for December 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

Mayowa Olawale-Great: My Brands will Be on Every Lip Soon

Betty Irabor, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Others Turn up for  the Future  Awards

Gilgal Capital to Inject $1.5b into Nigerian League

Wilfred Ndidi:Set to Restore Leicester’s Pride

Murray to Approach Australian Open Differently

Schumacher’s Most Memorable Formula 1 Moments

Pharaohs Hit by Defensive Blow

NANF Showers Amodu’s Widow with Xmas Gifts

Liverpool, City Battle for Second Spot at Anfield

Friday 30th December 2016

Bomb Scare in Yola

Buhari Signs Endangered Specie Act into Law

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Buhari Becomes Victim of Obsolete Landing Aids, Poor Visibility Stops Bauchi Visit

African-led Startup, She Leads Africa, Rings Closing Bell on New York Stock Exchange

NNPC Shops for New Investors for Brass, OKLNG Projects

Wike Accuses APC of Plotting to Bomb His Plane

Passengers, Airlines Count Losses as Harmattan, Fuel Scarcity Disrupt Flights

FG Urged to Review Airport Charges to Save Airlines from Extinction

ANLCA Calls for Reversal of Ban on Vehicles Importation

FUG Pensions Partners FRSC on Road Safety Promotion

808 Killed in Southern Kaduna Attacks, Says Catholic Church

Abia Lawmakers Impeach House Speaker

FG Recovers 40 SUVs, Other Cars from

NUP President Commends Gaidam, Others

Two Killed, Mosque Burnt as Igbos, Fulanis Clash over N100 in Enugu

Audio Tape: Fayose Slams DSS for Leaking Citizens’ Private Conversations to Media

CBN Stops Printing Small Denominations of the Naira over Exorbitant Cost

Ex-NNPC Boss, Kupolokun, Heads Akeredolu’s Transition Committee

NAFDAC Debunks Report Plastic Rice Circulation after Lab Test

Sheriff: Impunity was Bane of Past PDP Leadership

Security Beefed up in Akwa Ibom, Cross River Border Communities after Invasion by Armed Mercenaries

9,000 Poultry Killed in Kano over Bird Flu

Afenifere Demands Release of Names of Ghost Workers’ Perpetrators

Customs Service: 40,000 Seized Bags of Rice Shared to IDP Camps

Kaduna Electric Begins Tree-trimming Exercise

Tambuwal, Ajimobi, Ahmed Present 2017 Budget Proposals to Assemblies

US Actress Debbie Reynolds Dies

FG Receives 80 Hectares of Land for Automotive Industrial Park in Anambra

Navy Alerts Nigerians on Rising Cases of Stowaways Boarding Merchant Vessels

Court Remands Edo APC Youth Leaders in Prison for Attempted Murder

Apapa Mob Action: Police under Pressure to Arrest LASTMA Officer’s Killers

Court Jails Two for Vanndalising Bedc Network

Stanbic IBTC releases 2015 results, resolves dispute with FRC

Nigeria Beach Soccer Team Ranked 20th in the World

Lagos to Save $300m from Lekki Roundabouts Revamp

Rivers Utd’s Ihunda Undergoes Successful Surgery in India

Gumel States the Gains of NOC’s AGM

Heineken Pop-up Experience Centres Replace Heineken House Lagos

New Series Premieres on Boomerang Africa in December

Chinedum Orji: A Gentle Public Figure

Enelamah: We are Partnering With the Private Sector to Drive the Economy

Honeywell, FRSC Sensitise Motorists on Safety

‘Life Has Taught Me to be Strong’

‘Why I’m Opening a Film Academy’

Letter to Abians Who are Home for Christmas

Buhari: The End of Optimism? (I)

Breach Repairers Rewards Individuals, Organisations at 7th Anniversary

SwissGolden Team Love Shows Love to IDPs at Kuchingoro

What Politicians Should Learn from Peterside who Turns 46 Tomorrow

Thursday 29th December 2016

The Population that Gets Experts Cracked

Building a Technology Base for Youths

Kano Kills 9,000 Birds over Bird Flu

Poor Visibility Stops Buhari from Flying to Bauchi

Be Wary of Fleeing Boko Haram Insurgents, Adamawa Govt Warns Residents

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Investors Meet in January on Brass LNG, Uncertainty Looms over OKLNG

Dangote Lost $4.9 Billion in 2016

Police Foil Plan to Bomb Third Mainland Bridge, Arrest Mastermind

Fire Kills Three Children Locked in a Room by Their Mother

NHRC Asks Security Agencies to Stop Herdsmen from Killing Innocent People

Timi Frank: Oyegun’s Comment on Mega Party Reckless

Airline Operators Threaten to Suspend Flights over Obsolete Landing Aids

FG Builds Mental Health Clinics in All Senatorial Zones

N6m Fine: Arik Accuses NCAA of Unprofessional Conduct

Nigeria will Not Let You Down, Buhari Assures Guinea Bissau

Catholic Priest Leads Protest against Electricity Black out in Sapele

Fall of Sambisa Forest: Military Says Boko Haram Used Women, Children as Human Shields

Boko Haram: Group Urges Nigerians to be Vigilant to Prevent Terrorists from Regrouping 

Chibok: Video Shows Shettima Querying Soldiers for Denying Parents Access to 21 Freed Girls

Cleric Remanded for Allegedly Raping Girl, 5, in Ekiti

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Sets Track Record in Safety

Train Carrying Soldiers, Civilians Crashes into Trailer in Kaduna

Araraume: Boko Haram Defeat will Enhance Economic Recovery

Ikpeazu Swears in Elected LG Chairmen as APC Kicks

Three Edo LG Councils Received Zero Allocation from Federation Account in November

Fayose’s  Promotion of 15,000 Workers a Grand Deception, Says APC

Buhari, Ibori, APC Mourn Francis Okpozo

Tambuwal Launches Health Scheme with N100m

Health Workers at National Orthopaedic Hospital Kano Embark on Indefinite Strike

Obaseki Inaugurates Elderly Centre Built by Ifueko Omoigui-Okauru

Dogs Disappear from Streets as Ekiti Residents Turn to Dog Meat

Ugwuanyi’s Achievements Quite Outstanding, Says Catholic Bishop

Renounce Secret Groups, Get Automatic Jobs, Ambode Tells Cultists

Man Cries for Help, Says Cousin Using His Bank Account to Commit Fraud

NAFDAC Secured Convictions of Eight Drug Offenders in 11 Months, Says DG

Blind Candidates Collude to Cheat at Examinations, Says WAEC

Keeping Asthma under Check

Nigeria ‎Needs 235,000 Doctors, Expert Says

Research Shows Higher Risks of Developing NCDs in Africa

MRTB Advocates for Increased Professionalism, Intensifies Efforts to Fight Quackery

NGO Campaigns against High Incidence of Colon Cancer in Nigeria

Asthma and Harmattan

Online HMO and the Future of Nigerian Healthcare System

National Theatre: To be or Not to be?

Let’s Discuss Interest Rates

Sharing Love the Blues Way at Xmas

Iheanacho Makes Premier League History

Edo Boy Targets World Title, Hails Sponsors

Sterling Bank Partners BOI in N140bn GEEP Programme

Ghana’s Q3 GDP Growth Rises to 4%

Nigerian- Japanese Baseball Star, Okoye, to Hold Clinic in Abuja

NSE Index Rises 0.76% as Trading Resumes on Positive Note

Rivers United Back from Christmas Break

NIPOST Promises to Intercept Items that Undermine National Security

Amuneke Conferred with Chieftaincy Title in Eziokele

Kafar: StarTimes Digital TV Will Boost Viewing Experience

Wiggin Announces His Retirement from Cyclist

Zaha, Bailly in Cote d’Ivoire Squad, Gervinho Missing

Risk Experts Push for Local Contract Outsourcing

Opening New Vistas for Nigerian Businesses

NFF Debunks Shortchanged of S’Eagles Report

Stakeholders Want FG to Declare October Cybersecurity Month

2016: Tit-bits, Nuggets on National Devt

Experts Advise Entrepreneurs on Strategic Business Exit

Your Ideal New Year Devt Gift from PMB?

Yuletide: Lafarge Africa Enjoins Nigerians to be Safety Conscious

As Telcos Look Forward to Better Business Environment in 2017

Defensive Blow for Pharaohs of Egypt

Stakeholders Kick against Economic Partnership on Agricultural Produce between EU, ECOWAS

Huawei Partners Porsche Design to Create ‘A Dream Machine’

Forum to Address Africa’s Challenges through IoTs

Huawei Technologies Begins Training for Immigration Staff

Total Health Trust Supports Bricon Foundation to Fight Cancer

StarTimes Launches DTT Platform in Daura

17,845 Petition National Assembly on Plight of Abuja’s Urban Poor

Civil Servant Wins N10m in Airtel RedHot Promo

Wednesday 28th December 2016

Buhari Mourns Senator Francis Okpozo

CBN Denies Budgeting N10bn as Lunch Allowance

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

MBA Student Counts Gains of Online Learning

2016: Progress in Education Hampered by Recession, Says Experts

Kaduna to Spend N2.25bn to Feed Secondary School Students

Improve Funding to Achieve Quality, Govt Told

‘New High Schools Will Bring the Best Out of Students’

Rotary Club Takes Reading Campaign to Primary Schools

Varsity Teaching Hospitals, Others Demand Access to TETFund

LMC Declares Financial Surplus of N483m for 2016

NOC Sends Rowing,Canoeing Coaches to Classroom

Edo Boy Wins ABU Welterweight Title, N1.5m

Oliseh Named Fortuna Sittard Head Coach

Oshodi: We’ve Raised Nigeria  Table Tennis Profile Globally

Aubameyang Leads Cast as Hosts Gabon Name Final Squad

Uganda Cranes Facing Cash Crisis ahead of Nations Cup

Liverpool Roar Back to Demolish Stoke

Malabu Oil Deal: Etete Questions FG’s Decision Not to Prosecute IOCs

Oyegun: APC Not Threatened by Proposed Mega Party

Black American Billionaire Offers to Pay for Chibok Girls’ Education

Fund Managers Bullish on Nigeria, Other Emerging Markets in 2017

Economy, Corruption and Lawyers

Intelligence Report: How DSS Arrested Terrorist Who Planned to Strike in US

IPOB: Kanu’s Secret Trial Has No Precedence in Nigeria’s History

How FG Saved N200bn from Public Sector Payroll

Stop These Diversionary Stories, Nigerians are Hungry, Fayose Tells Buhari

NCAA Penalises Arik for Delaying Delivery of Passengers’ Luggage

Uduaghan Tells Those Making Fanfare of Visit to Ibori to Stop It

PDP Congratulates Buhari, Nigerian Military for Conquering Sambisa Forest

Budget Padding Allegations: Why Police is Discontinuing Probe of Dogara, Abdulmumin

NJC Clears Lagos Judge of Misconduct

Boko Haram: Atiku Hails Military, Buhari

More Passengers Stranded as Bad Weather Forces Airlines to Cancel Flights

Tambuwal Tasks CAN on Peace, Unity

Falana Warns Women against Taking Back Seat in Ekiti Guber Poll

Lagos Pledges Fair Distribution of LAKE Rice

Sultan Rejects Bill Seeking Equal Inheritance for Men, Women

AU Chairmanship Election: Africa Needs More Dynamic Leadership, Says ECOWAS Candidate

17,000 Kwarans to Benefit from FG’s Cash Transfer Programme

Lagos to Build Five Care Centres for Senior Citizens, Pensioners

Rivers Rerun: Security Agencies Plotted to Make Rivers Ungovernable, Says Wike

Ganduje Suspends Director, Nine Others over Salary Scam

Diamond Bank Set to Give over N500m to Customers in Promo

PDM Denies Sacking NWC for Squandering Funds

Dagomo Foundation to Run Free Medical Service in Honour of Omoigui’s Mother

IPAC Calls for Conduct of LG Polls in Anambra

FG to Establish Science, Technology Villages, Museum in 2017

Niger to Train 15 Judicial Officers in Australia

Victory over Insurgency will Aid Economic Recovery, Says Baraje

Bauchi Govt Unveils Anchor Borrowers’ Scheme, 20,000 Farmers Registered

Okpozo, Ex-Bendel Deputy Speaker DiesOkowa, Uduaghan, Emerhor mourn

Umahi Endorses Ebonyi Lawmakers for 2019 Polls

Bello Releases N2bn to Former Political Appointees

How Recession, Revolt Undermined N13bn Alade Mall, Says Concessionaire

Consumer Price Index Rises By 92% in 2016

NAICOM Threatens to Sanction Violators of Local Content Policy

NACC Supports FG’s Economic Diversification Programme

NAICOM to Use Stockbrokers As Referral Agents

NIMASA to Enforce Implementation of Stevedoring Regulations

Another Year of Losses for Stock Market Investors

Managing an Economy in Dilemma

Nkpa: This is the Best Time to Drill for Oil in Nigeria

Boosting the Economy through YouWin Made-in-Nigeria Project

A Day With the Gay Community

Tuesday 27th December 2016

PAL Pensions Promises Competitive Service Delivery to Retirees

Ibori’s Dramatic Walk to Freedom

Mutual Benefit Grows Assets, Capital to N46bn, N4bn

Hope Rises for Umuahia-Ikot Ekpene Road

The State of Our Nation

NICON, NAMB Sign MoU on Insurance Cover for Chairmen/MDs

‘NTI is Determined to Improve Teachers’ Quality’

Continental Re Announces Panel for 2017 Journalism Awards

Guinea Insurance Assures Stakeholders on Financial Health

TLS Organises Xmas Concert, Unveils School’s Extension

NCAA Penalises Arik over Delay in Delivery of Passengers’ Luggage

Monday, December 26, 2016

Presidency: Why Buhari is Silent over Killings in Southern Kaduna

Nigeria’s Crude Oil Reserves Rise to 37bbls

CBN, Heritage Bank Provide N2bn Loan for Aquaculture Project

Reduction of MTN’s N1.04tr Fine in Good Fate, Says Shittu

Two Die As Vigilant Youths Foil Bomb Attack on Maiduguri

Babangida Hails Recapture of Sambisa Forest from Boko Haram

Yola, Calabar Bound Passengers Stranded, as NIMET Predicts Hazy Weather

Power: Afam Genco, Eko Disco Fined N66.6m by NERC

Abdulmumin to Buhari: Resign If You Can’t Resist Blackmail

Compel Buhari to Make Onnoghen Substantive CJN, Lawyer Tells Court

Tambuwal: Nigerians Must Work to Consolidate Unity

FG Launches Multi-lingual Contact Centres

Coal Deposits in Commercial Quantity Discovered in Sokoto

Ohanaeze: Nwodo is Enugu’s Choice for President General

Looming Strike: Resident Doctors Urge FG to Intervene

Senate Did Not Reject the Nomination of Magu, Says Senator

Ambode: I Became Governor by God’s Grace, Hardwork

Call Amaechi to Order, Maeba Urges Buhari

SON Advises Nigerians to Be Conscious of Their Tyres, Urges Safe Driving

Atiku Congratulates Dogara at 49, Praises Speaker’s Leadership Acumen

Wood Mackenzie Forecasts Positive Cash Flow at Oil Price Above $55

Jegede: Why I Did Not Challenge Nov 26 Election Result

NEITI: NNPC is Embracing Openness, Shunning Opaqueness

Audit of Utility Infrastructure to Commence in January, Says LASIMRA

Imoukhuede Seeks End to Sharp Practices in Downstream Sector

Again, Glo Leads in New Internet Subscriptions

Aveon Offshore Completes Foundation Structures for 200,000bpd Egina Project

Abuja Disco: New Metering Scheme Will Reduce ATC&C Losses

Nigerian Bottling Company Celebrates 65 Years in Nigeria

Pains and Gains in the Oil & Gas Sector in 2016

SON Arrests Two Chinese for Importing Substandard Mobile Phones

Presco: Thriving in a Troubled Economy

Edebiri: NIW, Southern African Institutes of Welding to Form African Welding Federation

Patriotism and the 2017 Budget

Heyden Petroleum Unveils Mega Petrol Station at VGC, Lagos

The Morning After Christmas


Transfer: Mikel’s Chelsea Exit Imminent

Eguma Admits Real Bamako Will be Tough

The Anti-Corruption Bait

Waiting on the Rivers Rerun Probe

Toriola Begins T’tennis Training Camp in Nairobi

Can I be President for One Day?

Billionaire Bet Promises Better Days for Nigerians

Sunday 25th and Monday 26th December 2016

Logo: NMA Threatens to Embark on Strike over Unpaid Salaries

Renegotiated Business Contracts Earned NNPC 35% Discount in 2016

Suicide Bomber Attacks Market in Maiduguri

Gunmen Kill 6 in Jama’a Despite Curfew

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Carnival Calabar ‘Power Week’ Commences

Dubai Shopping Festival 2017 Starts Monday

Renaissance Hotel Berths in Lagos

Fire Guts Nigeria Breweries Factory in Lagos

Suicide Bomber Kills Two in Northern Cameroun

Black Christmas in Lagos Police College as Building Collapse Kills Two

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Celebrating Christmas In Nigeria!

Buhari: B’Haram Effectively Defeated, Sambisa Falls

Harsh Operating Environment Depresses Economy

…Seeks Prayers for Divine Guidance at Xmas

Kachikwu: FG Mulls Saving Oil Revenue in SWF

A Year of Controversies, Unprecedented Actions

Unforgettable Arts and Culture Moments

A Year of Promise, Despite Broken Promises

international Demola Ojo As the year 2016 comes to a close, one name more than others rings loud: Donald Trump. With it come so many connotations, but nationalism and protectionism stand out. The American President-elect’s campaign was run on the tagline

Taking stock of the events that shaped high society

President Buhari’s Two Daughters Married In One Month Interval


Heaven Can Wait! COZA’s Pastor Fatoyinbo Throws All White Yacht Party in Dubai

Stella Oduah Loses Son

Dirt and the Music Diva! Intrigues as Tiwa Savage’s Husband, Teebillz, Accuse Her of Adultery

…And They Took the Final Bow


The Welcome Party for Ibori

CBN: Poor Macroeconomy Constrained Financial Inclusion Strategy in 2015

Tragedy Averted as Two Fuel Tankers Collide in Lagos

Ondo: A Lesson on Political Transition

Buhari Hails Appointment of Dorgu as 13th Bishop of Woolwich

The Kind of Christmas God Wants

The Final Onslaught Against Boko Haram

Helen Ukpabio’s Palace Temple: A Tribute

Ekiti 2018: APC Stakeholders Ponder Party’s Chances

15 Years After, Ige’s Ghost Still Haunts Nigeria

Re: Mimiko: Reading Louis Odion’s Diatribe

‘As Business Committee Chair, I Promote People-oriented Motions’

Honour for a Quintessential Policeman

Nworgu: Buhari Must Change His Attitude Towards the Igbo

Nigeria Recorded N104Billion Negative Trade Balance in Q3

Optimism, Commendations Greet Proposed 2017 Budget

NNPC’s Vacillating Stance on Nigeria’s Three Moribund Refineries


FIFA: NFF Will Refund Unaccounted Cash

Delta Moves to Revive Principals’ Cup

GOtv Boxing Night 10: Foes Ready to Battle For N1.5m

12 Celebrities Who Welcomed a Baby in 2016

Saturday 24th December 2016

Buhari Commends Army for Capturing Sambisa Forest

Ministers that Should Step Aside

Nwanguma: We Have Come to Make Payment Simpler and More Secure

Friday, December 23, 2016

Don’t Allow Gloomy Predictions to Dampen Your Zeal, Ettah Tells UACN Staff

Untold Story About Zahra Buhari’s Wedding

Unveiling Hon. Rita Mbah

Helen Prest-Ajayi still radiant at 55

Gerald Azonobo’s Joy-filled Heart

Neya Kalu: Twice unlucky

Yayi Vs Amosun

Ex-Niger  Gov.,  Mu’azu  Babangida  Aliyu’s Burden

How Shettima’s 2013 Foreknowledge Saved Borno

Ondo and Amosun’s Revelations

Erga & Associates Appoints Israeli Firm as Agent

My Guide To Surviving Xmas

Stay on Top this Festive Season

Kemenanabo: Location of Power Plants in Nigeria is Politicised

Ibrahim Magu : It is Well

Susan Jatto: I Only Got Marriage Right After the Third Attempt

Divine Award for Air Peace Boss

Michael Adedimeji Clintches Oral B Grand Prize

Court Orders EFCC to Freeze Patience Jonathan’s Bank Accounts

Hope Rises As Experimental Ebola Vaccine Records 100% Success

Federal Agencies Can’t Cow Me, Says Wike

Naira Strengthens as CBN Boosts FX Sale to Manufacturers

Buhari Hails Ambode, Bagudu for Lake Rice Success

Ford Explorer Voted Luxury Car of the Year

Mercedes-Benz Holds “Artificial  Intelligence” Future Talk in Berlin

Google is Spinning off  Its Self-Driving Car Unit into a New Company

This is What the New Toyota Supra Could Look Like

2018 Honda Civic Type R Prototype Offers First Look at US-Bound Model

Ferrari Stuns with Surprise Debut of Exclusive New Supercar


UN Security Council Bars Israel from Building in Occupied Territories

Buhari Asks World to Rally Round Merkel after Terror Attack

15 Governors, Ambassadors to Grace Carnival Calabar

Armed Bandits Kill Aged Couple, Dump Corpses in Well

US, German Envoys Superintend Peace Pact in 30 Plateau Communities

Yultide: IGP Orders AIGs, CPs to Beef up Security Nationwide

Presidency Explains Why Buhari Didn’t Attend South-East Economic Summit  

School Moves for Out of Court Settlement in N90m Suit

Threats to Multinationals in Niger Delta over as Host Communities Resolve Feud

Dickson Fetes Security Chiefs in Bayelsa, Assure Residents of Safety 

Ugwuanyi Budgets N105bn for 2017 

FG Builds Mental Health Clinics  in Each Senatorial Zone

Phillips Consulting Unveils Web-jurist Award Winners

Beef up Security in Southern Kaduna, Group Urges FG

Assassinations: APC Accuses Fayose of Negligence 

US Consulate Lauds Atbondi’s  ‘Breakfree’ Project 

Lalong Hands down Anti-corruption Fight to Plateau Monarchs

A Tribute To The Oracle, Wole Sodipe 

GETCentre Wins Prestigious Travel Award

My Prophetic Vision for Nigeria

HS Media Group Hold Annual Christmas Carol

Otiotio: A Milestone for Christ’s Ambassador

Warning to authors, journalists, others Long Periods of Sitting Shorten Your Life

The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is in exultant mood.

Recessionary English

Buhari’s Grass-cutter and the Case of the Properly ‘Spended’ Funds!

Mikel Obi: Marching to Marseille?

Pa Joseph Obere: To Be a Polygamist, One Must Be a Good Liar

Serena William Ties Steffi Graf’s Record for 22 Major Wins

10 Millionaires Emerge in Guinness Premier League Promo

Boxers Talk Tough on Boxing Day Showdown 

I’ll Beat Joe Boy Like a Baby, Boasts Prince Fatai

Billionaire Jackpot Game Debut with NaijaBillionaire

El Marino Urges Nigerians to Participate in Sporting Activities

‘Products of HTTA will Form Future Eagles’

NANF Ratifies Appointment of Acting Chairman 

Friday 23rd December 2016

Yultide: IGP Orders AIGs, CPs to Beef Up Security Nationwide

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Ibori, UK Prosecutors Heading for Stalemate

DSS Accuses Wike of Sponsoring Protests in Abuja

Buhari Asks States to Clear Workers’ Outstanding Salaries with Paris Club Debt Refund

Tighten the Noose on Credit Risk, CBN Tells Banks

Nigerian Broadcaster, Ore Oduba, Sparks £500,000 Bidding War between BBC and ITV after Strictly Come Dancing Victory

Nigeria’s Megacity, Lagos, Faces ‘Unacceptable’ Water and Sanitation Crisis, UN Expert Warns

Army Issues Alert on Boko Haram Suspects Fleeing Sambisa Forest

Buhari Gives Approval Impose of Curfew in Parts of Kaduna

Obasanjo Advises Ndigbo to Take Their Destiny in Their Hands

PDP Sweeps All Seats in Abia LG Polls

Lagos Residents Flood Sales Centres to Buy Lake Rice

FG, W’Bank to Launch Power Sector Recovery Plan

CAN Kicks against Nigeria’s Headship of Islamic Organisation, IILM

10,000 Newly Recruited Police Officers to Commence Training Dec 31

Economy: NACCIMA Raises Alarm over Bleak 2017

Enelamah Joins World Economic Forum Stewardship Board

Taraba: Protesting Workers Seal State Secretariat over Unpaid Salaries

Buhari: Nigeria will Meet June 2017 Digital Switchover Deadline

Stanbic IBTC’s Profit Declines in 2015, Improves in 2016

Buhari’s Congratulates Veteran Journalist, Oyebola at 80

Conoil Urges Safe Driving at Yuletide

FG Debunks Media Reports on Ambassadorial Posting

NJC Clears Lagos Judge of Judicial Misconduct

Jonathan Disowns Comment on 2019 Elections

Emmanuel, Bello Present 2017 Budget Proposals to Assemblies

No Quick Fix for Economic Challenges, Says Osinbajo

Benue Correspondent Chapel Donates Food Items to Orphanages

Ambode Goes Tough on Child Abuse

Rivers Rerun: Wokocha Denies Involvement in Killing of Policemen

Delta Monarch Rescued 24 Hours after Kidnap

Gaidam Donates Drugs and Cows to Prison Inmates

Lagos Taskforce Nabs Teenage Togolese, Three Other Land Grabbers

Snow Falls in Sahara Desert for First Time in 37 Years

The Pharisee Called Babachir Lawal

GTBank Rewards Customer with Porsche Car

FIFA Rankings: Eagles End 2016 as Africa’s 8th Best Team

Dalung Orders Full Audit of NFF Accounts

Glo-CAF Awards: Aubameyang, Mahrez, Mane Mke Top Three

Tecno Mobile Hosts Nigeria’s Soccer Party in Lagos

Africa Primed for another Grandstand Finish

Kvitova Out for Three Months after Knife Attack

German Player in Hospital after Shooting

Niger Tornadoes Set to Storm the Premier League

Igali Gets International Wrestling Federation’s Appointment

A Unique Christmas for the Elderly

‘Why Nigeria Cannot Shun Islamic Financing Market’

LSETF: Selection for Pilot Phase Reaches Advance Stage

As Calabar Carnival Beckons

Lawal’s Failed Integrity Test

Bricon Foundation: Keeping Hope Alive for Cancer Patients

Is Nigeria Really One Nation?

Next Titan Season 3 Winner Unveiled

Nigeria Lost N48bn to Operational Hiccups in Aviation Sector in 2016

LG: Trendsetting in a Technological Driven World

Why Couples with Infertility Challenges Should Talk Sex

Christmas Struggles in Recession

Traders Fault FG on Ban of Vehicles Importation through Land Borders


Michael Ibru Laid to Rest Amid Encomiums

Ethiopian to Launch Flights to Jakarta

Thursday 22nd December 2016

Mimiko: We’ve Spent N54.762bn on Roads

Composition of Govt in Niger Lopsided, Says Lawmaker

Buhari Congratulates Veteran Journalist, Oyebola, at 80

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

FG to Reward Whistleblowers with 5% of Recovered Loot

Jubilation in Delta State as Ibori Regains Freedom

Kogi, Edo to Benefit as FG Approves 13% Derivation for Non-oil Mineral Producing States

S&P: Nigeria Faces Uphill Task Attracting AMCON 2 Investment

Bauchi, Katsina, Jigawa, Osun Present 2017 Budget Proposals to Assemblies

NEITI: Federation Earned $61.2bn from 1.28bn Barrels of Oil in 21 Months

El-Rufai Says Attack on His Convoy, Part of Burden of Leadership

Nigerian Military Builds Roads into Boko Haram Havens

IG to Fly in Forensic Experts to Probe Killings, Wike’s Alleged Audio Tape

Fayose Accuses INEC Chairman of Destroying Jega’s Legacies

Malabu: Again, Adoke Denies Wrongdoing

Ambode, Bagudu Unveil Lake Rice, 50kg Bag Sells for N12,000

Rivers Rerun: INEC Constitutes Panel to Probe Alleged Electoral Fraud

Video of Maltreatment of Soldiers Shot Six Months Ago, Says Army

SON Impounds Two Containers of Substandard Energy Saving Bulbs

CNPP Backs Senate’s Rejection of Magu as EFCC Chairman

Ondo Poll: Akeredolu Lauds Jegede, Oke for Not Challenging Result

Abia LG Polls Flounder as Electoral Materials Arrive Late

11 Children Killed in Gombe as Bus Runs into Muslim Procession

Obazee: National Corporate Governance Code Will Help Restore Confidence in Economy

Flour Mills Says Dollar Shortage Boosting Sales

Winner Emerges in Heritage Bank’s ‘Next Titan’

‘GSM Technology for Voice Communication Will Become Obsolete Soon’


Subscribers Call for More Rollout of 4G Services at Yuletide

Expert Raises the Alarm over Low Dentist Patronage in Nigeria

Steering Committee Announced for West African Int’l Petroleum Exhibition and Conference

Obaro: Remita Software Has Addressed Nigeria’s Financial Imbalance

Ekeh Lauds Stanbic IBTC Bank over Launch of Digital Branch

Can Assets Declaration Help Curb Corruption?

WEF: Partnering against Corruption Initiative

CDC Calls for Anti-Stigma Law against Persons with Disabilities

Poor Waste Disposal in Kuchigoro, Karmo

Syphilis May Soon Become Impossible to Treat, Study Warns

WACSOF: Nigerians Make up More of 750,000 Stateless West Africans

Anambra Dreams Big for Christmas

CSR: Nestle Unveils Water Facility for Maderegi Residents

NIPRD: Only N775m Was Released in Six Years- DG

CSO Advisory Committee Hails Initiatives against Corruption in Nigeria

Sokoto Establishes Agency for Malaria Control

15% Budgetary Allocation to Health is Ripe, Says Expert‎

Christmas in a Time of Recession

2017 Budget Allocation: Groups Commend FG on Increase in Capital Health Projects

GSK, Experts Call for Proper Management of Asthma

FBN Capital Bags Investment Banking, Asset Management Awards

NSE Index Sheds 0.46 % as Investors Book Profits on Oil and Banking Stocks

CAF Competitions: Tough Draws for Rangers, Rivers Utd, Others

Merry Xmas for Eagles as they Get Algeria Win Bonus

Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

Ondo Poll : Akeredolu Lauds Opponents for not Challenging Result

APGA NWC Expels Factional Chairman, 5 Others

Taraba Workers to Protest Irregular Payment of Salaries, Gratuities

Judge Orders Ibori’s Immediate Release from UK Prison

Borno Gov Presents N183bn 2017 Budget

Operators Warn against Plane Crash Rumours

Jammeh: I Won’t Step Down

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

‘CBN Seeking End to Spread Between Interbank, Parallel FX Rates’

FRC, Private Sector Operators to Harmonise Corporate Governance Code

Interswitch Delays IPO over FX Supply Concerns

Diamond Bank Promotes 850 Employees

Oviosu, Paga Founder Listed among 100 Influential Nigerians

Mobil Oil Shareholders to Reap More Capital Appreciation

Senate: No Going Back on Magu’s Rejection, Ndume Not Our Spokesman

Etete, Adoke, Others Charged for Fraud in Malabu Oil Deal

CBN to Eliminate Forex Black Market

Choose Action Democratic Party as its name

The Northeast in 2017

Arik Air Resumes Flights after Disruption by Aviation Unions

Buhari Signs Eight Bills into Law

Again, Buhari’s Govt Blames Predecessors for Current Hardship

Southern Kaduna Youths Attacks El-Rufai’s Convoy, Sets Chairman’s House Ablaze

ExxonMobil Workers Suspend Strike after Kachikwu’s Intervention

Fayose Blasts Buhari, Says FG Killing Economy

US Supports Nigeria’s Fight against Poverty with Additional $227.3m

Oando to Expand Midstream Operations Following $115.8m Helios Deal

NEITI: Only Three States Can Fund their Budgets

Militants Ceasefire: Bayelsa Records N3.5bn Surplus after Deductions for November

N’Delta Ministry Has Liabilities of N34bn, Says N1tn Needed for Uncompleted Projects

Crude Oil Theft: Okowa Promises to Support Security Agencies

Ghana’s President-elect, Akufo-Addo Visits Buhari, Promises to Strengthen Ghana-Nigeria Relationship

APC Chieftain, Halima Alfa Calls for Patience and Understanding in National Affairs

Sanni, Keyamo, Others Demand Fresh Probe into Bola Ige’s Murder

Nigeria’s Democracy Second to US, Says INEC

Mahama Extols Adenuga’s Pivotal Role in African Telecoms

NLC Threatens Strike If N56,000 Minimum Wage is Not Implemented

Obasanjo, Ekwueme, Governors, Others Expected for South-east Economic and Security Summit

IFMA Nigeria Inaugurates New Council Members

Former Senate President, Wabara Calls for Magu, Lawal’s Resignation

NNPC Abandons Quick Fixes, to Fully Rehabilitate Refineries in 2017

Five Parties Jostle for 17 Chairmanship, 292 Council Seats in Abia LG Polls

Postmaster General: Why Establishing NIPOST Bank is Not Feasible Now

Kukah: Poor Government Polices Plunged Nigeria into Recession

Nigerian Army to Set up Cattle Ranches Nationwide

Ngige Reads Riot Act to Heads of Parastatals under Labour Ministry

Fear Grips Ogun Residents as Lassa Fever Resurfaces, Claims Two Lives

LUTH Graduates Second Batch of Biomedical Engineers

Mass Protest over Epileptic Power Supply in Niger State

Biafra: EU Parliamentarians Demand Release of Kanu, Others

Buratai Warns Senior Officers against Delay in Payment of Troops’ Salaries, Entitlements

Obasanjo Assures Ghanaian President-elect of Nigeria’s Support

N535bn Intervention Fund: BoI Loans Achieve 95% SME Success Rate

Indonesia Announces New Visa Policy for Nigerians

Engineer Assassinated in Ekiti Few Days after Police Paymaster was Killed

Finally, Kidnappers Release Abducted Toddler, Pregnant Woman

Protesters Storm Abuja over Killings of Security Officers during Rivers Rerun Polls

Equities Market Recovers N500bn in 12 Days on Bargain Hunting

49.14m Bank Customers Enrolled on BVN as at November

ECOWAS Farmers Advocate Coherence, Harmonisation of Agricultural ‎Policies

BoI Shortlists 976 Graduates for N2bn Entrepreneurship Fund

NNDC Board Chairman Decries Harsh Business Environment

Insurers Tax FG on Special Forex for Airlines

Yuletide: PFA Partners FRSC on Road Safety Promotion

Continental Re Announces Panel for 2017 Pan – African Reinsurance Journalism Awards

Weak Consumer Confidence and Nigeria’s Quest for Economic Recovery

Fear of Mismanagement of $30bn Borrowings

Annuity Business: The Bone of Contention Between Life Insurers and PFAs

Sogunle: The Future of Banking is Actually Mobile

How to Stay Afloat in an Economic Storm

A String of Broken Promises

Corporal Punishment: Active School Disciplinary Committee a Better Option

Don Wants Geography Compulsory at Primary, Secondary Levels

NASU Urges Kwara to Spend Released N75bn on Workers’ Outstanding Salaries

Bauchi SUBEB Attributes Out-of-school Syndrome to Insurgency, Others

NB, Rotary Club Donate Library to Lagos School

EY Strengthens Investment in Quality Education, Donates to Schools

Don Emphasises Skills Acquisition among Youths

Delightsome Land School Ends Year with Parents’ Hangout

FG Assures Provosts of Transforming Teacher Education

ESUT Medical School Pledges Commitment to Excellence

71 First Class Graduates Get Scholarships in Kwara

Ahmed: Kwara to Renovate 420 Schools

Fresh Two-year FIFA Ban Looms for Adamu

Abuja Glows for 2016 Players’ Awards

Over 100 Elites Runners Scramble for 60 Slots

Team Offikwu Wins NCC Tennis League Cup

NPFL: Saraki Assures ABS FC Improve Welfare Package

Equatorial Guinea Open: Expanding African Frontiers through Golf

Akinrimisi Wins Lagos Country Club Ladder Tourney

CAS Reduces Real Madrid’s Transfer Ban to One Window

Cameroon in Disarray after Seven Stars Pull out of AFCON 2017

Tuesday 20th December 2016

This Minister is Totally ‘Spended’

Ilori: Ondo’s New Kid on the Block

Christmas Pains


New Shopping Experience for Abia Residents

PCNI‎ Donates N1m to Offset Medical Bills of Madagali Bomb Blast Victims

Absence of Judge Stalls Jibrin’s Case against N’Assembly, Dogara

IMF Board Reaffirms ‘Full Confidence’ in Lagarde

Labour Grounds Arik Airlines’ Operations

Monday, December 19, 2016

Udoma Calls for Action to Tackle Revenue and FX Shortages in 2017

Malami Meets Buhari on Probe of SGF, EFCC Chairman

IMF Chief, Christine Lagarde, Found Guilty in France Trial

The Bidoung Challenge

FG to Close Abuja Airport for Six Weeks for Rehabilitation of Runway

Despite Recession, Lagos Generated More Revenue in 2016, Says Ambode

– FG to Launch Digital Switch over Thursday

NNPC Imports 36.7m Litres of Aviation Fuel for Yuletide Season

Taraba : Death Toll Hits 31 as Fulani, Tiv Crisis Escalates

Collapsed Market Wall Kills Two, Injures 18 in Akwa Ibom

NLC Leadership Crisis: Wabba Asks Union Workers to Disregard Ajaero’s Labour Centre

24-hour Curfew Imposed in Jama’a

CBN May Legalise Use of Bitcoin for Transactions, Says NDIC

Edo Govt Proposess N150bn Budget for 2017

Int’l School Ibadan Alumni Honour Ighodalo, Ogunbayo Others

Resident Doctors Threaten Showdown with FG over Poor Health Facilities

TinCan Customs Seizes Arms, Bulletproof Vests Concealed in Two Vehicles

Group Berates INEC over Rivers Rerun Elections

FG Secures $150m World Bank Support for Mining Development, Says Fayemi

El-Rufai Appoints Chief of Staff

Stop Using Ethnicity, Religion to Divide Nigeria, Sultan Warns Politicians Insists, Nigeria’s unity is sacrosanct

Gridlock on Abuja-Lokoja-Okene Road as Truck Drivers Block Highway over Taxes

Obiano, Abubakar, Dickson, Ambode’s Wives, Others Nominated for 2017 Most Valuable Governor’s Wife Award

Collapsed Building: Court Strikes out Lekki Gardens MD’s Motion for Bail Variation

UK Returnee: Why I Killed My Father

Family of Deceased Broadcaster Appeal to Kidnappers to Release Daughter, Pregnant Friend

Ekiti Police Paymaster Kidnapped, Murdered by Gunmen

Buhari Says Nigeria Guided by Best Practice in Protecting IDPs

Leadercast Nigeria Host Its Maiden Global Simulcast in Lagos

Supreme Court Verdict: Ayade Dedicates Victory to God, Promises More Jobs

Naira Depreciates to N490/$ on Parallel Market

NBS: Imported Agric Products Rose by 33% in Q3

FG Seeks Advisers for Debut Islamic Bond

SecureID Opens SIM Card Plant, Backs Economic Diversification

Ashaka Cement Approves Voluntary Delisting from NSE

OPEC: How Kachikwu Averted Threats to Nigeria’s Crude Output

Oil and Gas Exploration to Return to Profitability in 2017

$50m Ikwe-Onna Modular Refinery to Commence Operation in 2018

Power: NEMSA Pegs Maximum Meter Testing Failure at 7.5%

NERC Mulls Creating Metering Subsector for Power Sector

As Kachikwu Ends JV Cash Calls

Is Salvation in Sight for Nigeria’s Troubled Economy

Taming Money Laundering through Bitcoin

IITA, AATF, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Honoured for Commitment to Agriculture

SON Tasks Technical Partners on Quality Imports

China, Nigeria Collaborate on Food Safety

Protesting Footballers Barricade Taraba Govt House

Okocha: Bundesliga Better than Premier League

Ugwuanyi Showers Champions Rangers with N41.5m, Land

Life Bans for Two Corrupt FIFA Officials

Judicial Corruption: Problem on Every Continent

Super Falcons End Protest

Issues in Building Collapse

Lagos DG Says Ambode’s Passion Secret behind Successful Hosting

Lifeline for Barracks Women and Youths

Justice Onnoghen in Limbo


NNPC Imports 36.7m Litres of Aviation Fuel for Yuletide Holiday

Buhari: Recession will Ebb in 2017

Bayelsa Govt: Our Students not Stranded in Ghana

Saraki Awards Scholarship to 73 Kwara Indigenes to Mark Birthday

Motorists Stranded as Truck Drivers Block Abuja-Lokoja-Okene Road

Group Decries Senate’s Call for Lawal’s Suspension

Buhari Congratulates Saraki at 54

Two Female Suicide Bombers Die in Maiduguri

Sunday, December 18, 2016


Presidency Alerts Senate of Cabinet Shake up Next Month

Forbes Names Dangote, Putin, Others Most Powerful Persons in the World

…President Orders AGF to Investigate Top Government Officials

ExxonMobil to Pay N350m Each as Severance Package to Sacked Senior Employees

Aero Contractors to Resume Flights Wednesday

Intel Expert: Russia Has Trump’s Dossier

NDIC Boss Urges Banks to Recapitalise

Ibori: Ribadu’s Excesses, Not Me, Removed Him from Office

Transmission System Stability Not Guaranteed Below 3,000MW, Says TCN

Kaduna Bans Processions, Unlawful Assembly

Saraki: Why I Attended Sheriff Daughter’s Wedding

20 Feared Killed in Taraba Ethnic Clash

Compel Buhari to Make Onnoghen Substantive CJN, Lawyer Urges Court

Sack Justice Abang Now, Rights Group Tells NJC

Gbajabiamila: Amendment to CCB Act will Not See Light of Day

NCAA Warns Stakeholders against Anti-competitive Practices

Mogae Succeeds Salim as Chair of Daily Trust’s Africa Award

Lagos Investigates Fresh Stampede in Synagogue Church

Dogara Hails Saraki at 54

25 Unions Form New Labour Movement

Boko Haram: UN, ONSA to Adopt Regional Approach on Rehabilitation of Repentant Terrorists

Olubodun Appointed Managing Director of Insight Communications

Female Lecturer Kidnapped in Kogi

Again, Timi Frank Demands Resignation of Oyegun, APC NWC

Police Officer Clubbed to Death

Oniba’s Kidnap: How Palace Guard, Okada Rider Died Of Bullet Wounds, By Pathologist

Senate-SGF Face-Off:  Group Accuses Senators of  Blackmail

Dickson:  I am on Aame Page with Bayelsa Lawmakers

FG Moves to End Distress on Umuahia/Ikot Ekpene Road

Ex-Minister Nwodo Set to Emerge Ohanaeze Leader

Free Meals in Time of Recession

Corruption War in Dire Straits

A Ruthless Government is Better Than a Youth-less Government

Wabote: Why Some Upstream companies Refused to Contribute to Local Content Fund

Corporate Treasurers Key to Financial Stability in 2017, Says CBN

BoI Earmarks N10bn at Single Digit for SMEs in Agric

Mikel Close to Joining Marseille, Says Rohr

Report Reveals Consumer Increased Demand for Artificial Intelligence 

  Premiership: City Sinks Gunners, Spurs Battle Back

Sports Editors Night of Excellence Holds Tuesday in Lagos

Use Technology to Create Wealth, Ekeh Tells Nigerian Youths 

NSE Index Rises 3.4% as Stock Market Rallies for Third Week

The Budget Ritual and Reality

Puchercos: Collapsed Buildings are Caused by Ready Mix, Not Cement

IPOB Alleges FG Plans to Arrest Its Members

Erosion: Ekwueme’s House May Cave In, Expert Warns

Kwara Assembly to Adopt Zero Budget Template in Passing 2017 Budget into Law

Fire Razes Market in Ibadan

ITF Trains over 15m Nigerians on Skill Acquisition

PCNI Donates N1m, Medical Supplies to Bomb Victims

Malaria Control Agency Takes off in Sokoto Jan

Blockbuster Show Expected as Carnival Calabar Unveils Innovations

Jumia Travel Launches Travel Wednesday

SAP, Bluechip Reinvent for Digital Economy

Saturday 17th December 2016

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Details Emerge on Suspicious Payments to Firm Linked to SGF

Jonathan: Nobody Pressured Me to Concede

External Reserves Sustain Marginal Gains, Rise to $25bn

ECOWAS Insists on Barrow’s Inauguration January 19, Directs Regional Heads to Attend

Lawyers of Shame

The Question of Executive Compliance with Legislative Resolutions

Atiku’s Restructuring Agenda Sets Tone for Political Discourse Ahead of 2019

Beyond Politics: Iyiola Omisore, an Accomplished Professional, Family Man

As Ijeoma Nwogwugwu Joins the Golden Club…

Buhari, SGF And The North-East

Bob Marley and the Wailing Wailers

Presidential Wedding to Remember…Glimpses of Eden at Buhari and Indimi’s Wedding Ceremony

Akeredolus’ Death Scare! How Cancer Threatened the Peace of Ondo Governor-elect, Rotimi Akeredolu

Yet Another Silver Spoon Marriage…Kano Monarch, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Gives Out Daughter’s Hand in Marriage

NEITI Lauds Nigeria’s Exit from Cash Call, Says N2.3tn was Paid in Five Years

Senate Vows to Probe Disbursement of N213bn Power Intervention Fund

‘To Realise SDGs, Nigeria Should Learn from China’

Aliko Dangote Emerges NESH Entrepreneur of the Decade

Buhari Marks 74th Birthday


How African Leaders Generate New Conflicts in Africa: the Case of The Gambian  Presidential Election.

Bringing Out the Sunny Side of King Sunny Ade

Glittering Night of Stars for Emem Isong’s ‘Ayamma’

A Tight Contest for La La Land, Moonlight,

In Our Days, Lagos was a Clean City

Analysts Urge Policy Review to Reverse Inflationary Trend

Dissecting the 10-Point Economic Roadmap

Rebalancing Oil Market with OPEC/Non-OPEC Deal

As FG Exits JV Cash Call With IOCs…

The Ban on Importation of Cars through Land Borders

Garba: Nigerian System Doesn’t Encourage Innovation, New Technology Adoption

Oyelola: Stimulating Manufacturing Sector Most Suitable Way out of Recession

Zenith Christmas Youth Parade Retains Charm

Buhari Marks 74th Birthday, Challenges ECOWAS Leaders on Maintenance of Peace

IDPs: Only 10% Live in Official Camps, Says NEMA DG

Friday, December 16, 2016

FG Releases N471m to Falcons, Super Eagles

CJN to Judges: Don’t Surrender to  Intimidation, NJC Fires Another Judge

Azikiwe, Babangida, Ojukwus, Ekwueme, Others Honoured as Anambra Marks 25th Anniversary

WAEC Records Improved Performance on 2016 Nov/Dec WASSCE 

 Knocks, Kudos Trail 2017 Budget Proposal 

Emefiele Appointed Chairman Islamic Management Corporation Board 

Police Intimidated, Kept  me under House Arrest, Laments Yuguda 

Buhari Felicitates with Pope Francis at 80

Jonathan, Dogara Hail Buhari at 74 

ICPC Celebrates Anti-Corruption Day  

At an Impressive Ceremony, Buhari Gives Out Daughter

Rivers Poll: UK, US, Germany, France Call for Probe of Killings 

Nyako’s Prayer for Reinstatement as Governor Fails at Supreme Court

Winner Emerges at Coscharis BMW Golf Cup National Tournament 

Kia Unveils Santa Surprise Promo, Offers Special Discounts

Hyundai Elantra Wins Two AJAC Category Awards

Range Rover Evoque, Range Rover Sport Show on-Road, off-Road Character  

CIG Motor Unveils GS 4 SUV 

Oversight Function, not witch-hunt, Says Committee

Checklist For Buying A New Tyre

Babatunde Ipaye: I Wanted to Be a Cobbler After Secondary Education

​Super Eagles Must Remain Focused for Russia 2018

Time to Give and Rejoice

Guardiola to Revive Title Ambition  with Arsenal Visit 

Joshua Dismisses Klitschko’s Comment Ahead World Title Fight

Small Doctor to Entertain Boxing Fans

Baby Face Vows to Smash Shogbesan

Lagos Claims Men’s Glory at Governor’s Badminton Championship 

Woods Signs Ball Deal with Bridgestone Golf

EL Marino Team Manager Emerges Vice Chairman NFSC 

Olukoya Wins Ikoyi Club End of Year Kitty

Expose Youth Corpers, Tertiary Institutions to Incubation Centres for Enterpreneurial Growth – IOE Boss

PMB at 74: Peace Shuttle in Birthday Week

Sarah Daniel: I Studied Law But My Heart Is with Interior Design

Rivers, Blood and Elections

Madagali Attack: The Truth that Must Be Told

Norway Donates US$11.5m for Education in Northeast

Osun to Defray Salary Arrears on Receipt of N11.7bn Refunds

Kogi Governor Approves N31bn  for Road Construction

CHI Limited Wins Trophies at 2016 Global Quality Excellence Awards

EFCC Charges Shema with N11bn Embezzlement

‘December 31st Suspension of Semi-Processed  Wood Export Stands’

Lifestyle Choices To Avoid Illness

Mouth Hygiene

Akeem Aponmade: I Wish I Am More Patient in Handling Matters

MUDI and the King of Morocco

Sally Mbanefo’s Travails

Folly Coker Goes Back To Business

Florence Ita-Giwa’s New Baby

Fola Adeola’s Uncommon Gift

Obafemi  Bamidele’s  Bold Step

Shina Peller’s Magical touch

Oba Akinruntan’s drumbeat of War

Buhari, Tinubu and Mega Party Brouhaha

BONUS CRISIS: House Condemns Shabby Treatment of Super Falcons

FIFA CLUB WORLD CUP: Real Madrid Qualifies for Final

Friday 16th December 2016

S’Court Refuses Nyako’s Prayer for Reinstatement as Adamawa Gov

FRSC Partners Abia Govt to Reduce Road Accidents

Suspension of Export of Semi-processed Wood Non-negotiable, Says Minister

Rivers: INEC Threatens to Sanction Indicted Security Agents, Staff

Dogara Hails Buhari at 74

PDP Hails Judiciary for Curbing EFCC ‘Impunity’

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Damning DSS Report Indicts Magu for Corruption, Living Double Life

Experts Provide Recipe for Nigeria’s Economic Recovery

Leadway Life Assurance Pledges Commitment to Timely Payment of Annuitants Benefit

UPDC REIT Distributes N613.70m Interim Dividend to Unit Holders

Technology Firm Enhances Operation in Nigeria

Nipco Shareholders Approve Acquisition of Mobil Oil, Hail Board

Inflation Rises for 13th Straight Month to 18.48%, Unemployment Climbs to 13.9%

Mega Party: We will Not Change the Name of PDP, Says Gana

Access Bank’s Triple Honour at Emerging Markets Awards Shows Resilience, Says Analyst

FG Exits JV Cash Call Payments to IOCs

Allocations Decline as FG, States, LGs Share N387bn for October

Buhari Lauds Amina Mohammed’s Appointment as UN Deputy Secretary-General

Vehicle Conveying Students of FGGC, Abaji Crashes Near Abuja

Security of One Billion Accounts Breached After Yahoo Hack

Abacha Loot: Falana Accuses US, Switzerland of Frustratiang Nigeria

Wike Leads Thousands of Rivers People to Protest against Police Brutality, Killings

10 Most Ridiculous Church Names in Africa

Oil Spill: Court Awards N10bn against Mobil

Oil Workers Shut down ExxonMobil Office over Sack of Employees

EFCC Unfreezes Fayose’s Accounts, Gov Withdraws N5m

Army, Civil Defence Chiefs Back Recognition for Vigilante Group

FG Launches App for Contract Tenders, Job Vacancies

Experts Welcome FG’s Expansionary 2017 Budget

Synagogue Collapse: Five Dead Bodies Yet to be Identified, Says Obafunwa

Avert Impending NUPENG Strike, House Urges FG

FG Lauds Firm’s Investment in Import Substitution, Value Addition

Buhari Pledges More Support to Military

Agriculture Can Banish Recession from Nigeria If…

House Condemns Shabby Treatment of Super Falcons

Real Madrid Qualifies for Final

Beach Soccer Nations Cup: LOC Boss Tips Nigeria to Win Cup

Edo FA Awards Hold in Benin City Today

Special Olympics Nigeria Launches Youth Empowerment Initiative

NSA Salutes Rangers’ Egbuchulam

‘My Calling is Building Bridges among Different Denominations’

Kewalran Chanrai Foundation: The Passionate Lifesaver

CPS Orders VIP Express to Refund N25m to Aggrieved Customers

Scent of Africa Comes to Nigeria

YWCA Calls for End of Violence against Women

Addax Petroleum Supports Less Privileged Children

Heineken Presents #OneLastTime Party

Toastmasters, Corporate Communications Club Hold Change of Guard

Four Finalists Emerge for The Next Titan Season 3

Chevron Nigeria Appoints Esimaje Brikinn as General Manager, PGPA

FRSC Calls for Caution amongst Motorists During Festive Period


Tim Godfrey, Waje, Yaw, Nedu, Others to Take the Stage for ‘Ewuro’

DigitalGlobe Hosts Discovery Day in Lagos

How the Four Judases Undermined PDP in Ondo

Thursday 15th December 2016

TJ Sax Returns with Amen

Zainab Olukoya Becomes Balogun Adeen

Galaxy of Africa’s Literary Stars

Saving Nigerian Children from Pneumonia

To Live Long, Avoid Smoked Fish, Roasted Corn, Plantain, Expert Says

Family Planning Acceptability Rises in Abia as USAID Ends SHOPS

MamaYe Advocates Kangaroo Mother Care to Save Preterm babies

Governors, Health Minister Task Nigerians on Cardiovascular Health

Health Sector: David Mark Criticises FG Over Negligence

Economic Situation Shrinking Pharmaceutical Business, Causing Drug Scarcity, ACPN Says

Why We Change to APIN Public Health Initiatives After 16 Years‎, Says Okonkwo

NAFDAC Warns against Drug Abuse

Pacesetters School Unlocks Students’ Innovative, Entrepreneurial Skills

Invest 10%Constituency Allowance in Education, CRUTECH Alumni Tells Lawmakers

Queen’s College to Expand Facilities, Harps on Skills Acquisition

Firm Boosts Science Studies with Mobile Labs

Senator Provides N70m Support for C’River Students

‘Digital Technology will Boost Teaching, Learning for Global Economy’

Indomie Fan Club OrganisesEnd ofYear Party for Members

UNILAG VC Seeks Appropriate Research to Cushion Recession

Microsoft, Dynamissto Bridge Digital Learning Gap

PZCussons Unveils 4th Chemistry Challenge for Secondary Schools

Buhari Pledges More Support for Military

FUNAI to Graduate 15 First Class Students, Others

EFCC Unfreezes Fayose’s Account, Governor Withdraws N5m

Wike Leads Protest against Police Brutality, Killings

Finally, Senate Rejects Magu as EFCC Chair

Buratai Laments Poor Maintenance, Urbanisation of Military Barracks

Ortom Accuses Past Govt of Allegedly Diverting $24m

Kachikwu: Nigeria’s Crude Oil Production Now 1.8mbpd

Nigeria Spends N793bn Annually on Importation of ICT Equipment

Stakeholders Advocate Unlicensed Spectrum Band

Experts Identify Engagement, Funding, as Elements of PPP

Galaxy Backbone, NIGCOMSAT Sign MoU on Connectivity Services

Experts Urge Nigerians to Take Advantage of FinTech Products

Uber to Cause More Technology Disruption in Transportation

MPlug Set to Reduce Youths Unemployment

Uwaje to Represent Nigeria at IoT Summit in Geneva

Web4Africa Launches Services at Rack Centre

Microsoft, Begin Free Coding Tutorial

Ericsson, Qualcomm Technologies Demonstrate LTE in Africa

Broadband as Catalyst for ICT Growth in 2016

Nwosu: Nigeria Must Leverage on Digital Records Storage Technology

Ladipo: Change Campaign Requires Good Processes to Deliver on its Promise

Osunsoko: Our Ambition is to Top the Industry’s Creative Space

Economic Mismanagement and a Bag of Rice

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Buhari Presents N7.3tn Budget to N’Assembly

Senate Calls for SGF’s Resignation, Prosecution over Mismanagement of IDP Funds

Trump Formally Unveils Bayo Ogunlesi as Strategic and Policy Forum Adviser

FG Recovers N1.44bn from Unremitted Operating Surpluses, Renames YouWin

Nigerians to Pay More for International Passports

Buhari Urged to Restore Confidence in the Economy

Firm Partners CBN on e-CCI

Stanbic IBTC Introduces Digital Branch

CCA Appoints Florizelle Liser President/CEO

Malabu Oil Deal: Adoke Denies Authorising Payment of $1.092bn into Escrow Account

Bala-Usman Vows to Recover N192bn Debts from Terminal Operators

ECOWAS Leaders to Meet in Abuja Saturday over Gambia

Michael Ibru Finally Interred in Delta

Supreme Court will Decide on PDP Crisis, Says Sheriff

US Donates Additional $92m to Victims of Insurgency in North-east

Baru: NPDC Lost N1.5tn to Vandalism in 2016

Lagos Set to Prosecute Contractors, Others Involved in Lekki Gardens Building Tragedy

Udoma: Why the MTEF was Updated

Human Rights Watch Urges FG to End Repression of Shiites Group

Court to Resume Fani-Kayode’s Trial Jan 16

Fayose Blasts Buhari, EFCC over Frozen Accounts

State Govt: No Mass Burial for Victims of Uyo’s Church Building Collapse

Buhari’s ADC, Commander of Presidential Air Fleet Promoted

Rahul Colaco Moves to Frieslandcampina China

Amnesty Budget: No Cause for Celebration, Say Ijaw Youths

Rivers Rerun: APC Govs Donated N1bn Each to Rig Elections, Wike Alleges

Niger Governor Reports Abuja Disco to Buhari

Plateau Sacks 579 Civil Servants, Mandates 101 to Refund Govt Family Members Open Online Memorial Page for  Gilbert Ononuju

Bonus Crisis: Presidency Promises to Indemnify Falcons in 48 Hours

Osinbajo to Grace NCC Tennis League Cup Finals

Tandoh: Lagos Hosting to Boost Super Sand Eagles’ Qualification for World Cup

Momoh Tasks Obaseki on Sports Revival in Edo

Mimiko Lauds Sunshine FC over Pre- Tourney Win

Agenda for Sustainable Devt: Lessons from China

RANDOM THOTS: Assets Declaration

Dickson: APC Has Destroyed Nigeria’s Economy

Alimosho Community Seeks Infrastructure, Water to Enhance Business

Should Agric Exports be Discouraged in Nigeria?

Kwara Lawmaker Empowers, Trains 3,000 Persons

House Raises the Alarm over Nigeria’s 3.5% Annual Deforestation Rate

Tony Mmoh’s Son, Michael, Intends to Make Himself a Force on Tour

Wednesday 14th December 2016

Nigerian Stock Exchange Lists N6.3bn Wema Funding SPV Bond

Tales of the Unexpected

Nigeria Imports over N52bn Printing Materials Annually

Niger Gov Threatens to Sack Heads of MDAs over Rejection of NYSC Members

Senate Calls for SGF’s Prosecution, Resignation over Scam in North-east Crisis

Buhari Presents N7.2tr Budget

Kogi to Regulate Hotel, Tourism Management

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

24 Hours to Budget Presentation, FG Submits Revised MTEF

Malabu Oil Deal: No Conclusive Evidence Yet Against Adoke, Alison-Madueke, Says AGF

Senate Accuses NNPC, NPDC of Failing to Remit $3.487bn to Federation Account

Inauguration Blues: Why Pop Stars Won’t Play for Trump

NBS: 68.5% of Households Own Their Houses

Rivers Rerun: PDP Wins Additional House, State Assembly Seats

Buhari, ECOWAS Leaders Meet Jammeh, Insist He Must Step down

Six Months after, Buhari Appoints New Auditor-General

Justice Ademola, Wife Arraigned, Get N100m Bail on Self-Recognition

NHRC Asks FG to Prosecute Electoral Offenders in Rivers

NCC to Senate: Non-adoption of Data Price Floor is a Disaster Waiting to Happen

EFCC Withdraws Charges against Former FCT Minister

Ndume: Senate will Not Rubber Stamp MTEF, External Borrowing Plan

Court Orders Defreeze of Fayose’s Account, EFCC Appeals Judgment

Another Nigerian Army Lt. Col. Killed by Suspected Boko Haram Terrorists

Blame Onu Not Presidency for Marginalisation, Okorocha Tells Ebonyi APC

Uyo Disaster: CAN Commiserates with Akwa Ibom Govt, Bereaved Families, Victims

Former Daily Trust MD Presents Book Wednesday

Biafra: Court Okays Shielding of Witnesses as IPOB Kicks

NNPC: FG’s Special Petroleum Force Takes off in 2017

APC Must Brace up for Harder Challenges, Dogara Tells Oyegun

Conflicting Figures as Emmanuel Says 23 Died in Uyo Church Building Collapse

Kachikwu: Nigeria Losing $1bn Yearly to False Gas Flare Data

INEC’s Independence Dangerously Drifting Away, Ekweremadu Warns

LPG Cylinders: SON to Enforce Standards Compliance

Take Urgent Steps to Halt Worsening Unemployment Situation, FG Warned

Tourism Can Promote Economic Diversification in Recession, Says Expert

FG Commits to Achieving Universal Health Coverage in Nigeria

Adewole: Global Fund Disburses $1bn Aid to Nigeria to Combat HIV, Malaria, TB

Boko Haram Terrorists Now Disguise as Menial Workers, Says DHQ

22 CSOs Ask N’Assembly to Review EFCC Act

IG Inaugurates 27-Member C’ttee to Address Cattle Rustling

We’ll Not Relent in Equipping Security Agencies, Says Ambode

Super Falcons Plan Protest to FEC over Unpaid Allowances

Messi Makes Young Afghan Boy’s Dream Come True in Qatar

Edo FA Honour for THISDAY Sports Editor, Others

Rivers United Arrive in Madrid for Pre-season

NSCDC, Ogun, Dominate Korea Ambassador Taekwondo Tourney

Stenson Named European Golfer of the Year

Fitch: ‘AMCON Two’ Would Provide Respite for Nigerian Banks

Keystone Bank Supports Automobile Manufacturer

Access Bank, UBA Win Global Awards

Fidelity Bank Introduces Another Reward Scheme

NSE Index Rises 0.98% as Investors Swoop on Oil Stocks

FMDQ Facilitates N341tn Transactions in Fixed Income Market in Three years

Bank CEO Seeks Support for Nigeria’s Import Substitution Strategies

Stanbic IBTC Highlights Importance of Custody Services

Govt Urged to Operationalise FTZ in Borno Town to Check Insurgency

Unlocking Financing Opportunity for SMEs

Promoting a Better Environment through CSR

Group Life Insurance: Who Will Bell the Cat?

Stock Markets for Real Economies: A Strategic Approach to Capital Markets Devt in Africa

Brand Your People for Likeability

Politics Sans Ideas?

Soyinka, “Wolexit” and Hero-bashing


Obla: Now on the Receiving End

Tuesday 13th December 2016

Abakaliki: From a Glorified Village to a Sprawling City

Preserving the Sanctity of Marriage

Results from Saturday December 10, 2016 Legislative Re-Run Elections in Rivers State

APC Must Brace-Up For Harder Challenges, Dogara Tells Oyegun

El-Rufai Signs 2017 Appropriation into Law

Govt Advised to Operationalise Free Trade Zone in Borno Town to Check Insurgency

Monday, December 12, 2016

Security Personnel Attempt to Disrupt Rivers Senatorial Results Announcement

Death Toll of Collapsed Church Building in Uyo Put at 29

Oil Gallops to 18-month High After Non-OPEC Producers Agree to Cut 558,000bpd

Police Nab One of the Masterminds behind Kidnap of CBN Governor’s Wife

King Sunny Ade’s Guitar Auctions for Record N52m

Ambode Unveils Plan to Build Five New Arts Theatres

Forex Constraints: Nigerian Airline Operators Risk Reinsurance Blacklisting By Lloyd’s

Buhari Departs for Gambia Today to Persuade Jameh to Handover Power

Wrong Political Structures Responsible for Economic Woes, Says Atiku

Presidency Feigns Ignorance of Amina Mohammed’s UN Appointment

Bayelsa Rejects Police Recruitment List, Says It’s Fraudulent

Abia Think Tank Calls for Redirection of Governance

Continental Reinsurance Appoints Chief Ogunshola Chairman

Presidency Says No Plan to Replace Service Chiefs

Lagos to Train 5,700 Youths on Agro-Business

Church Collapse: Ambode, Ayade, Others Commiserate with A’Ibom Govt, Families of Victims

Nicolaas Vervelde, Nigerian Breweries MD Joins Forte Oil Board

Nigerian Govt Must Inject Fresh Ideas into the System, Says Kuku

ECOWAS: No Going Back on Single Currency

PDP Factions Predicated on 2019 Presidential Election, Says Adewale

ECOWAS Donates $1.4m to Borno IDPs

Fashola Lauds Commuters’ Patience, as Berger Opens Bridge

Dickson Tasks Muslims on Love, Forgiveness and Peaceful Co-existence

The Yahya Jammeh Problem

Aregbesola Urges Perseverance, Prayers

Tinubu Seeks Final Push for Boko Haram’s End

Bello Admonishes Muslims to Emulate Prophet Muhammad’s Exemplary Lifestyle

Emulate the Virtues of Prophet Muhammed, Says Ahmed

NERC: Power Discos Illegally Withholding Two-third of Monthly Revenue

Gencos May Bypass Discos to Supply Electricity to Consumers

UNIDO: Nigerian SMEs Lack Requisite Skills to Trigger Economic Recovery

PIGB: FG Backs Single Petroleum Sector Regulator, Wants Minister as Chair

FG Approves Water Usage Permit for 300MW Itobe Coal Power Plant

Discos Allege N10 Loss on Every Kilowatt Hour of Power Sold

Eko Disco Boosts Distribution Capacity with 100 New Transformers

CSR: Marine Platforms Donates 100 Mini Libraries to Kaduna State

NCDMB Backs Solewant’s $15m Africa’s Largest Coating Plant

Wabote: Local Content in Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Sector is a Marathon

Owolabi: Economics of the Finishing Sector is Squeezed by Few Projects Closures

Intensifying Efforts for Employees Compensation Scheme, Workers Welfare

Ronaldo Beats Messi to Win Fourth Ballon d’Or

Hinton Ends Nigeria’s Domination of E’ Guinea Golf Open

Team Offikwu Upset Team Civil Defence to Reach Finals

Lagos Recruits 100 Volunteers for CAF Beach Nations Cup

Arsenal Draws Bayern, Barca Gets PSG

Grace Children School Marks 35th Annual Sport Fiesta

Doctors in Healers or Killers?

When Clueless is True to Its Meaning

Rain Storm Shatters Abia Community

Making Human Rights a Reality for Nigerians

Monday 12th December 2016

A Good Story from Ebonyi


Sunday 11th December 2016

APC Kicks as PDP Wins Rivers East Senatorial Seat

Sunday, December 11, 2016

2017 Budget Will Pull Nigeria Out of Recession, Says Buhari

CBN, Banks to Establish Fresh N30bn Special Fund

Rerun Election: APC Wins Rivers South-East Senatorial District

Twin Bombs Kill 3, Injure 17 in Maiduguri

Emmanuel Declares Two-day Mourning for Scores of Dead Worshippers in Church Building Collapse

PDP to Consider Proposal for New Political Party

Lasun: Constitutional Review Committee Won’t Remove Immunity Clause

FG Moves to Address Bottlenecks in Textile Sector

FG in Secret Talks with N’Delta Militants Despite Failure to Formally Name Negotiating Team

Buhari Not Excluding Ndigbo, Ngige Replies Ohanaeze

Saraki: National Assembly to Amend Constitution to Include Magistrates as Judicial Officers

Sexual Violence, Most Serious Crime against Women

Shiite Leader Blames Politicians for Inciting People against Members

Dogara, Others Greet Muslims Call for Unity, Humility

House C’tee Queries PENCOM for N693m Expenditure

2019: Retired Generals, Politicians in North-central Form New Coalition

CPC Orders VIP Express Tourism to Refund N25m to Aggrieved Customers

Oshoala, Iheanacho, Iwobi, Others for Glo-CAF Honours

Proposed BOI Scrapping: NLC, MAN, CIBN, Others Warn of Dire Economic Consequences for Nigeria

Haba DMO, Except If  Your Own Figures Are Wrong

Eguma Pleased with Rivers United’s Win over Wikki

StarTimes Broadcasts FIFA Club World Cup Games Live

Special Olympics Nigeria Celebrates 2016 World AIDS Day

FCMB Reiterates Commitment to Sports Devt as COPA Lagos Ends

El Rufai and the Unrest in Southern Kaduna (Part 2)


  Innoson Committed to Equipping Military 

Delta’s Home-Grown School Feeding Programme Kicks off 

Overnight Lending Rate Falls Sharply on Cash Inflow

Strong Financial System Vital in Promoting Economic Growth, Says Heritage Bank CEO

Report Faults Massive Internet Shutdown in Africa

Equities Market Sustains Positive Momentum on Bargain Hunting

How FG, CBN Policies Cripple Activities at the Nation’s Ports

NAICOM Introduces New Insurance Product  Distribution Channels 

Automobile Import Ban through Land Borders: Threat or Trophy?

STACO Insurance Pays N1.445 Bn  Claims in Q3rd,Increases Shareholders’ Funds.

EPL: Chelsea Back Top, United Sinks Spurs

Remembering Sunday Bada Five Year On

Value of Mutual Funds Grows 289% to N219bn in 10 Years

ICA Honours Sekibo, Other Executives of Heritage Bank

Data Science Nigeria Promises to Develop Young Talents

Ronaldo Awaits Ballon d’Or Coronation

Intels Receives Nigerian Shippers Council’s Commendation Award


Capital Express Assurance Appoints Isa Sali as New Chairman

The Gambian Challenge

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Gov Udom Escapes Death as over 50 Die in Church Building Collapse

Rivers Rerun: 1 Killed in Ogoniland, as APC, PDP Trade Allegations

Bliss Eternally! Love Rekindles at Bukola and Toyin Saraki’s 25th Wedding Anniversary

Man United Face Spurs Test

Lagos Set for CAF Beach Soccer Championship

Odoh Threatens to Sue Airline for E/Guinea Open Struggle

Ghana Keeps Faith, Reversal in Gambia

FG Wants Position of Chief Executive of Proposed NOC Tenured

EFCC: More Bank CEOs to Appear in Court for Money Laundering

Non-OPEC Members Join Production Cut, Agree to Slash 558,000bd

Ondo, UNICEF Re-launch Scheme for Women, Children Rights Protection

Senate Proposes Special Tribunal for Arrested Vessels’ Crew, Maritime Criminals

Condemnation Trails Jammeh’s Rejection of Election Results

Health Workers Petition Presidency, EFCC, ICPC over Indicted Director

Armed Forces Retire 507, Train Military Retirees for Post-service Life

Recession: FG Unveils 10-Point Roadmap to Reset Economy

Rethinking the Definition of Waste

On the Low Rating of Nigerian Universities

Usani: We are Trying to Reposition Niger Delta Ministry for Accountability

Repositioning Ogun with N221bn Budget in 2017

Olanipekun: When Philanthropy Becomes a Way of Life

The Amazing Life of Olorogun Michael Ibru

Great by Choice: Lessons from LBS and Singapore

  Soyinka, ‘Wolexit’ and Hero-bashing

For Travellers, End to 9th Mile Anxieties is Nigh this Yuletide

With N813bn Budget, Ambode Moves to Change Face of Lagos


Will IBB Break His Silence Now?

Saturday 10th December 2016

CBN: Foreign Reserves Accumulated $825 Million in November

As CBN Moves to Protect Beneficiaries of Intervention Fund…

Light after Tunnel

The Fuss about Data Price ‘Increase’

Addressing Perennial Cargo Delay at Ports

Orazulike: We’re Keen about  Inspiring Nigerian Children

Media Fuse Deplores Marketing Intelligence Tool

BUILDING WRAP: Laura Aidridge’s Experience of Abuja City

Tourism Master Plan, UNWTO and Lai Mohammed’s Aspiration

SAA Deploys New A330-300 on Lagos Route

TrekBuyFlyTM Social Travel App Launched

Delta Launches New Business Class Menu

Dubai Airports Launches Unlimited Free Wifi

Peaceful‎ Election in Progress in Rivers

Gambian Leader, Yahya Jammeh, Rejects Election Result

Friday, December 09, 2016

Sanjo Adegoke: I  Love Songs  with Strong Lyrical  Content

Celebrities Welcome the “Scent of Africa” to Nigeria

Third Face of Okija Pageant Set to Make History 

DJ Shevy: I  Have  no  Mentors

‘Native Trader, Not to be Trusted’

Tribute to Lady Ngozi Ozumba

Eulogies to Ngozi Jasper Jumbo 

Uneasy Calm as Rivers  Re-Run Election Holds

Again Opposition Wins in Ghana, Mahama Concedes

S’Court Orders Retrial of Tambuwal’s Emergence, Upholds Ayade’s Election

Supreme Court Upholds Ayade’s Election

UN Says Corruption Threat to $90trn Global Infrastructural Development Fund

Obiano, Luxury Bus Owners Disagree Over Operation Python Dance

Constitution Amendment Ready March 2017

Northeast: 1m Out of 1.8m Children are Displaced, Says UNICEF

Kill Our Soldiers, Face Our Wrath, Army Threaten  Niger Delta Communities

Gridlock in Jamata Bridge as Soldiers Kill Driver 

We’re Relentless in Making Recession Temporary Experience, Says Buhari

CAN Urges NASS to Reject Expansion of Sharia Court to Criminal Matters

Bayelsa proposes N221 billion Budget, gets N14.5bn Excess Refund 

Emefiele Urges Banks to Support FG’s Economic Strategies

FG Launches N13bn Mortgage Loan Refinancing Scheme for Civil Servants

Cameo, Flavour, KSA to Perform at Glo-sponsored Ovation Carols

IMN: Not even Death of El-Zakzaky can Provoke us to Violence

Dickson Bans Herdsmen from Bayelsa City Centre 

S’Court Orders Retrial of Tambuwal’s Emergence, Upholds Ayade’s Election  

Dalong Recants Statement on Non-payment of  Super Falcons’ Allowances

Amobode’s Wife Makes  Case for Less Privileged


In Abia, Ikpeazu Keeps Promise with LG Elections  

Niger and Nassarawa Unite to Stop Multi-billion Naira Tax Leakage

GAC to Unveil GS4  SUV in Lagos

Concentrate on Developing Taraba, Lawyers Tell Ishaku

Eleko Motor Race to Hold Motorsports Final Season for 2016

Jaguar Land Rover Optimistic about Rebound of Nigeria’s Auto Industry

Nissan Futuristic Outlet wins 2016 NAJA ‘Outstanding Showroom Award’

Infinity Tyres Launches 2016 Edition of Value Drive Promo

Stallion Hyundai Motors Unveils Seasons Sales 

Driving Hazards to avoid this Season

7 Reasons to Visit Sheraton, Lagos

Kenya Airways  Issues Free Ticket  to Youth Tourism Winner

DOS Clothing Store Hosts ‘Sip, Style and Shop’

Promoter to Light up Lagos with Pepsi Rhythm Unplugged, Wizkid Concerts

Product Innovation Reshaping Nigeria’s Male Grooming Market

Flawless Skin with Best Beauty Treatments by Abby Med Spa

Raging Insecurity and Government’s Feebleness

For Maikanti Baru as GMD, a test of the Peter Principle

‘Enquiry’ or ‘Inquiry’?

Buhari, Sanusi, NCC and the Contradictions of Nigeria

Florence Omagbemi: Her Crowning Glory

Mourinho Seeks First Home League Win Since September

Dalung Charges Private Sector on Sports Development

Loya Milk Promotes Secondary Schools Swimming

GOtv Boxing Night 10: Edo Boy will See Hell, Tanzanian Opponent Boasts

EL Marino Team Manager Pledges Better Activities at NFSC  

Shahin Nouri: Hoisting  Nigeria’s Flag across the Globe 

Participants Jostle for Honour at Governor’s Badminton Championship

 A Country where “We Die Anyhow”

Air Pollution Does Affect Your Health

Friday 9th December 2016

Benson Okonkwo: I ‘ll Settle Down with a Woman–I‘m Not Gay

Okonjo Iweala and the 2019 Question

Modupe Irele: I Felt Naked Losing My Only Child

Fraicheur, Nigeria’s First Children’s Designer Perfume Store, Opens in Ikeja

Twin bomb rocks Madagali Market

Rivers Rerun: Buhari Orders Law Enforcement Agencies to Deal Decisively ‎with Trouble-makers

Supreme Court Declines to Unseat Tambuwal, Orders High Court to Retry Case

PDP Crisis: Makarfi Banking on S/Court Victory, Says Sheriff Faction

Thursday, December 08, 2016

Again, Senate Defers Magu’s Screening Till Dec 15

Dasuki Asks S’Court to Hear His Appeals Challenging DSS’ Refusal to Release Him

Ortom Denies Involvement in New Mega Party

House Asks FG to Suspend Ban on Importation of Cars Through Land Borders

Discos Warn of Imminent Collapse of Power Supply Due to FX Scarcity

Emefiele, Uzoka, Dozie Bag Excellence Awards

Court Varies Obla, Ofili-Ajumogobia’s Bail Terms

Shettima Appeals for Reopening of Nigeria-Niger Highways

Lai Mohammed: Newspaper Editorials No Longer Bring Down Govts

Nigeria Saves N2bn Annually for Routing Data Traffic Locally

House Steps Down Bill Enhancing Powers of FCT Sharia Courts

Kalu Greets Danjuma at 79

US Urges Nigeria to Take Action on Overdue Economic Reforms

Court Dismisses Communities’ Suit against Superhighway Construction

Ita-Giwa Commiserates with Bola Kuforiji-Olubi’s Family

Airtel Offers Customers N10m Weekly as Red Hot Promo Returns

Presidency Says It’s Illegal to Charge Fees for Social Investment Schemes

IATA Calls for Improved Safety, Security in Air Transport

Health Minister to Reverse $1bn Medical Tourism Capaital Flight

MADE Holds Workshop on Cassava Livestock Feeds

Army to Deal Ruthlessly with People Threatening Peace in the S’East, Niger Delta 

Police Arrest Suspect for Killing APC Chieftain in Lagos

Millions of Naira Go Down the Drain as Bullion Vans Burn to Ashes in Multiple Crash

Navy Foils Attempted Vandalism of Oil Vessels

Rivers Election: CSOs Express Worry over Antics of Politicians

Abdulmumin: Petition on Poor Representation, Absenteeism is Laughable

Peter Obi Blames Electoral Fraud on Connivance of INEC, Political Parties

Ambode Links Economic Growth To Strong Democratic Institutions

IMN Rejects White a Paper on Panel Report

Yoruba Leadership: Post Olanihun Ajayi

Rerun Polls: APC Unleashes Full Weight of Federal Might on Rivers

Court Okays Suit Seeking Amaechi, Onu’s Arrest for Alleged Perversion of Justice

India Seeks to Import 11m Metric Tonnes of Nigerian Crude in 2017

Body of Dead Youth Corps Member to be Exhumed for Autopsy

Thompson: TCA Implementation Will Check Illicit Importation

Sekibo: We Have No Regret Acquiring Enterprise Bank

NFF Needs Urgent Overhaul, Says Sports Minister

RenCap: FG Has Substantial Deposits to Cover Loans from CBN

Plaudits for Dickson over Siasia Stadium Project

Emefiele: Digital Financial Services Can Create Three Million Jobs by 2025

PH Polo Club to Host Unifying Tournament Jan. 2017

CBN Governor Bags Award for Banking, National Development

NPFL Super4: LMC Closes Ranks with Security Agencies

Barcelona Invites Chapecoense to Play Friendly in 2017

Ambode for CAF Beach Soccer Nations Cup Opening Ceremony

Survivors of 21st Century Slavery in Artistic Splendour

Olaniwun Ajayi: Glorious Exit of a Humble Man

World’s Best T’Tennis Players Ready for Action in Doha

Imudia: The Demise of an Irreplaceable Leader

Need to Keep the Downstream Calm

NACCIMA, PHCCIMA Blame FG’s Policies for Epileptic Activities at Ports

Wasting Insane Youths in the Streets

Aviation Security Experts Accuse Baggage Handling Workers of Aiding Stowaways

WARIF: A Safe Haven for the Sexually Abused

Reuben Abati, Cheta Nwanze, Ayokunle Odekunle, Others to Speak at Y! Human Rights 2016

Security Experts Alert on Cybercrimes at Airports

Nigeria’s Porous Airports

Thursday 8th December 2016


Naira Depreciation Threatens Adoption of ECOWAS Single Currency

Parents, Son Missing in Lagos Boat Mishap

Okowa, Uduaghan Condemn Rumour Mongering in Delta

$2m Boost for Rice Production in Niger State

Dasuki Asks S’Court to Hear Appeals‎ Challenging DSS’ Refusal to Allow Him Enjoy His Bail

S’ West Govs Lament State of Odu’a Business Group

NFF Needs Urgent Overhauling, Says Sports Minister

FG to Domesticate ILO Convention on Occupational Safety and Health

Police on the Trail of Kidnappers of Three in Lagos

International Anti-Corruption Day: Falana Tells US Govt. to Return $450m Nigerian Loot

Udoma: We’ll Make Provision for Social Housing in 2017 Budget

Court Endorses Suit to Get Amaechi, Onu Arrested for Alleged Perversion of Justice

Eid-El Maulud: FG Declares Monday Public Holiday

Energy Commission Seeks New Technology to Improve Power Supply

FUNAI Graduates 15 First Class Students, Others

Mrs Tinubu Seeks Stakeholders’ Input for Legislation to End Recession

Army to deal ruthlessly on those threatening peace in the S/East, Niger Delta

Violation: ECOWAS Court Adjourns Mary Sunday’s Case Against FG to January

Saraki Won’t Save You, Frank Tells Odigie-Oyegun

Forex: Collapse of Power Supply Imminent, Discos Warn

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Amosun: APC is Going Through a Rough Patch

Wike, Amaechi’s Verbal Exchange Degenerates over Rivers Re-run Polls

Citigroup, Stan Chart, Stanbic IBTC Appointed Transaction Parties for $1bn Eurobond

Long Queues as Ghanaians Vote in Tight Presidential Poll

NNPC Welcomes Its Unbundling under Proposed PIB

EFCC Raids Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia’s Residence

Family Holds Commendation Service for Late Michael Ibru

Buhari Orders Investigation into Death of NYSC Member in Kano

London Court Grants Injunction against Yinka Folawiyo Petroleum, Others in Lagos Oilfield

Lagosian Nominated for Grammy Award

Dasuki’s Trial Put off Till January 25

BPE: N461bn Realised from Sale of Power Assets

Court Grants Patience Jonathan Leave to Amend Suit against EFCC

At Last, Senate Screens Magu Thursday

Russia Backs Nigeria’s Quest for Permanent Seat at UN Security Council

NSCDC to Recruit 10,000 Graduates to Beef up Workforce

Bill Seeking Special Status for Lagos, Deserving States Passes Second Reading

House Invites Abdulmumin to Respond to Petitions

NCC: Telecom Operators Cannot Determine Data Tariffs

DHQ to Punish Soldiers Accused of Rape in IDP Camps

Anxiety in C’Rivers as S’Court Delivers Judgment Friday on Case Challenging Ayade’s Candidacy in 2015 Poll

N754m NIMASA Theft: EFCC Coerced Me to Write Statement, Says Witness

Suspected Fraudster Docked for Allegedly Duping American of $629,287

Defamation: Court Strikes out Buhari’s Suit against AIT

Kogi NUJ Sues DSS for Unlawful Detention of Journalist

Navy Hands over Six Suspected Oil Thieves to NSCDC in A’Ibom

How Midwifery Scheme that Reduced Infant, Maternal Mortality was Jettisoned

Akpede Needs Immediate Help for Breast Cancer Treatment

Publix Pharmaceutical Births in Nigeria

NPHCDA Urged to Make Its Procurement Data Available for Public Scrutiny

HIV/AIDS: 1.2m People Get Tested in AMAC, Bwari

UNAIDS, StarTimes Partner to Promote HIV/AIDS Prevention

Group to Conduct House-to-House Education on Maternal, Child Health in Oworonsoki

El Marino Sports Club Canvasses Physical Fitness among Nigerians

Government’s Role in Cancer Multiplication

Lagos Resuscitates Zion PHC, Urges Residents to Increase Patronage

Improve on PPP, Health Insurance Scheme, HCPAN Urges Governments

FG, Unilever Partner to Promote Oral Hygiene in Nigeria

2016 UN Disabilities Day: NGOs Offer Free Cataract Surgery, Donate 400‎ Eye Glasses

DFID Supports North-east with $20m for Malnutrition

HIV/AIDS: Ambode Cautions against Stigmatisation

‘Federal, State Govts Showing Little Commitment to Malaria Fight’

UUTH to Provide Free Surgical Services for 1,000 persons in 100 Days

That Stubborn Headache could be Migraine (2)

Sex During Pregnancy, Any Big Deal?

FG Plans N1tn Capitalisation for Bank of Agriculture

NIRSAL, Moroccan Financial Institution Seal Pact on Agriculture Devt

Intervention Funds: Emefiele Warns Banks against Charging Above 9%

CBN to Sell N1.23bn Worth of Treasury Bills in Q1 2017

FirstBank Supports Economic Diversification

Union Bank Gets Shareholders’ Approval to Float N50bn Rights Issue

Adegbuyi: New NIPOST will Create Millions of Jobs

Women in LPG Target 40m Homes in Nigeria Before 2030

Stakeholders Insist on Regulatory, Technology Neutrality for Convergence

UNIDO Kicks Off EDIP in Nigeria

Yola Disco Procures 240 Transformers to Boost Electricity Supply in N’East

DS-IHUB Showcases Best of Talents in Software Coding

Lenovo Opens First Brand Store in Nigeria

HP Unveils Industry’s First Mini Workstation

Echoes of Suspension of New Price Floor for Data Services

Dikko: Listing on Stock Exchange Necessary for Telecoms Operators

Nwabueze: The Economic Situation Requires Effective Tax Administration

Ogunyemi: Monthly Payment of House Rent Will Help the Economy

NEMA: Raising the Bar on Disaster Reduction

Towards Ending Child Marriage

Rainy Day

Olafemi: Buhari Not Responsible for Economic Woes

What Are Your Year-end Devt Expectations?

Wednesday 7th December 2016

Lagos Reviews Policy for Industrial Devt, Pledges Inclusive Regime

Bauchi NGO Decries Inadequacy of Female Teachers in Rural Areas

Sani: Why Atiku is fighting el-Rufai

WaterAid Nigeria Seeks Integration of Water, Sanitation, Hygiene in Fight against HIV/AIDS

Azevedo: Nigerians are Full of Entrepreneurial Spirit

Dasuki’s Trial Adjourned to January

Rivers Re-run Election Will Be Free, Fair, Says INEC Boss

Justice Ngwuta Stalls His Trial, Claims Lack of Preparedness

Tambuwal Commissions 60 MVA Power Transformer in Sokoto

No Allowances for Super Falcons Now, Says FG

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

New Mega Party Targets 16 Governors

…APC Goes for Broke in Rivers

NCC: We Did Not Give Directive for Increase of Data Tariffs

Wizkid Gets First Grammy Nomination

Nigerian Movie, ‘76’, Heads Straight to Number One at the Box Office

The Essential Fidel Castro

Buhari: We Have Chased out Boko Haram from Sambisa Forest

Finally, Buhari to Present 2017 Budget December 14

Rivers Rerun: PDP, APC Claim Victory in Court Judgment on Tai Election Result

Soldiers, Policemen Arrested for ‘Raping, Sexually Exploiting’ Female IDPs

NYSC: Corps Member, Ifedolapo Died Due to Untreated Urinary Tract Infection

Speaker Cautions against Bills Seeking Creation of New Agencies

Senate C’ttee Uncovers N2.5bn Fraud by Presidential Committee on North-east

BBOG Group Wins 2016 International Human Rights Prize

NERC, W’Bank, Others May Meet over Power Sector Illiquidity

Niger Delta Crisis: Jonathan, Okowa Beg Tompolo’s Kinsmen to Give Peace a Chance

Police Recruitment: Service Commission Releases Names of 10,000 Successful Applicants

UN Report: Africa Lost $580bn in Six Years to Gender Inequality

Military to Open Maiduguri-Baga Road

More Hard Times for States in 2017, Says Kwara Revenue Boss

Bill to Establish Christian Courts Passes Second Reading

CBN Hints on Plans to Restructure Commercial Agricultural Credit Scheme

Survey Reveals Positive Outlook for Credit Conditions

CIBN Seeks Support of Stockbrokers to Promote Nigeria

Heirs Holdings, Moroccan Firm Sign MoU

Profit Taking Halts Four-day Rally at Stock Market

Survey Shows Positive Prospect of Business Expansion

Black Friday, True or a Hoax

NFF: We Will Pay Falcons When We Get the Money from FG

Onu: Nigeria Spent N450bn on Foreign Technologies in 2015

Guinness Nigeria in Dire Need of Equity Financing

European Tour Considers Listing E’Guinea Open on Schedule

Bayelsa Beyond Oil

Lagos Set for Classy Africa Beach Soccer Nations Cup Tourney

Zidane Wants Real Madrid to Win Group F

NASD Operators Woo Firms Delisted from the Nigerian Stock Exchange

Stanbic IBTC Pension Boss Sees Huge Growth Opportunities in Pension Sector

Wema Bank Continues to Sustain Growth

Tuesday 6th December 2016


Agboyi: Lagos Community Bereft of Modern Amenities

Eguma: Rangers Game Not About Revenge

Lagos Prosecutes 16 Firms, Shuts 300 for Selling Unsafe Water

NCC Auctions 5.4GHz Spectrum Licence for N55m

EU Pledges 20m Euros Support for Borno, Delta

Senate Proposes Special Tribunal for Arrested Vessels, Maritime Criminals

Niger Delta Not Part of Proposed Biafra, Says Ex-Akwa Ibom Deputy Gov.

Kano to Spend N43bn on Capital Projects in 2017

UUTH to Provide Free Surgical Services for 1000 Persons in 100 Days

Buhari Asks Elite to Embrace Change

UN Report: Africa Lost $580bn in Six Years through Gender Inequality

INEC to Deploy 10,294 Staff for Rivers Re-run Elections

Police Arrest Suspected Murderers, Kidnappers of Expatriate Staff of Dangote Group

Recession: More Hard Times for States in 2017, says Kwara Revenue Boss

APC Denies Going After Wike, Accuses Governor of Arms Build-Up

Police Recruitment: Service Commission Releases Names of 10,000 Successful Applicants

Army Releases Phone Numbers for ‘Operation Python Dance’ in South-East

Osun Lawyer Files Sixth Suit against Aregbesola

Obiano Presents N115.5 Billion Budgets for 2017

Monday, December 05, 2016

Obasanjo Gives Condition to Support New Mega Party

Rivers Rerun: State Govt Raise the Alarm of ‘Plot to Assassinate Wike’

Presidency Insists FG Has Credit Balance of N1.194tn in TSA

Wole Soyinka Decries Absence of Common Sense in Nigeria

Crude Oil Tops $55 for First Time in 16 Months

AfDB Approves $600m Loan

Sakari, APC Leadership Meeting Rescheduled to Wednesday

Ogbeh: Nigeria Not in Danger of Famine

IPC Condemns Recent Attack on Two Journalists

NAF Acquires Aircraft from Pakistan to Boost Training

Kaduna Releases White Paper on Shiite, Army Clash, Terms Group Insurgents

NCS Comptroller General, Ali, Shuns Vital Hearing on Repeal of Customs Act

Odigie-Oyegun: Why Nigeria Must Borrow $29.9bn External Loan

Lai Mohammed Accuses Corrupt Elements of Muddling FG’s Work

DSS Raid: Criminal Elements May Soon Kidnap, Kill Judges, Falana Warns

Acting CJN Seeks Partnership with Press to Protect Judiciary’s Independence

Abia LG Polls: IPAC Calls for Postponement

Fashola Opposes Senate Move to Scrap FERMA

BoI Rejects Senate Bill to Establish New Development Bank

Millions Donated at ACE Charity Annual Fundraising

Digitalreality Print Limited Celebrates 10 Years in Operation

EFCC: How Akopobolokemi, Atewe Converted N4.9bn to Dollars

Customs Intercepts Container of Egusi, Rice, Imported from India

Police Arrest Suspect for Butchering Friend in Fit of Rage

Lagos Earmarks N10m for Families of Fallen Police Officers

CAN Not in Tune with Reality over Southern Kaduna Killings

FG Distributes More Relief Materials to Nigerian Refugees in Cameroun

Industrial Court Sides with SSANU, Urges FG to Obey Agreement with Union

ICPC to Review 2016 Personnel Vote of MDAs for Unspent Balances

Ex-Power Minister, Nebo Invents Innovative Fuel-efficient Power System

CBN to Auction Dollars for Fuel Import

BoI Lists 200 Beneficiaries for FG’s N140bn Micro Credit

UBA, Moroccan Bank Sign MoU on Trade Finance

FCMB Wins SME Development Award

Profit Taking Imminent as Market Records Marginal Growth

Discos to Curb Power Theft, Vandalism With New Programme

Ogbadu: Why Pesticides Companies are against Genetically Modified Technology

Pedro Hails King Moses!

Enugu State Government Dump Super4

CAS Upholds Blatter’s Six-year Ban from Football

Iheanacho Good for Aguero as Unsettled City Targets Celtic Win

Rivers Utd Wins Shehu Dikko Cup

Elaigwu, Quadri Headlines List of Referees for NPFL Super4

Man City, Chelsea Charged over Player Behaviour

UPDC Inaugurates The Residences Apartments in Amuwo Odofin

Propertygate Targets Middle Class in Modern Housing Development

NIHTE Chair Advocates Combination of Concrete, Asphalt in Road Construction

Cameroon Suspends 23 Companies for Logging Infractions

Ghana advances towards FLEGT licensing…

World Water Forum to Hold in Senegal

Climate Finance Mobilisation Required to Strengthen NDC Ambition, Says new Report

Cancellation of Sanitation Will not Affect Lagos Negatively, Says Adejare

Stakeholders Brainstorm on Easy Access to Clean Cooking Energy for All

Six Environmental Leaders Receive Champions of Earth Award

As Rivers Goes to the Polls Again

Lawmakers as Lawbreakers

Looming Herdsmen, Farmers Clash in Bayelsa

Happy Weekend,…. Nice Day!


Monday 5th December 2016

Obi, God Loves You More…..Goodnight

Buhari Calls for a Smooth Transition in Gambia

Supreme Court to Hear Appeal Challenging Chime’s Emergence as PDP Candidate in 2011

NCC Board: I Have no Hands in Obono-Obla’s Disqualification, Says Owan-Enoh

Rivers Rerun: Govt Fears Wike Marked for Assassination

Acting CJN Seeks Partnership with Press to Protect Judiciary Independence

Ex-Power Minister, Nebo Invents Innovative Fuel-efficient Power System

We’re Open to Criticism, Obaseki Tells NUJ

Nigeria Not in Danger of Famine, Says Ogbeh

FG Bans Importation of Vehicles Through Land Borders

Commission that Probed Jang’s Administration Submits Report to Lalong

Saraki, APC Leadership Meeting Runs Into Hitch, Put Off

Buhari Challenges African Leaders on Regional Peace, Stability

Niger State to Mount Campaign against High Birth Rate

UNESCO: 30% of Nigerians Lack Access to Quality Water

You Should Tender Apology to Rivers People, PDP Tells Ganduje

Odigie-Oyegun: Why Nigeria Must Borrow $29.9b External Loan

Justice Ademola, Wife’s Absence Stalls Arraignment

Sokoto Govt to Convene National Conference on Girl-child Education

I’ve No Plans to Quit APC, Says Tinubu

Ndoma-Egba Laments Abandonment of N/Delta Development Plan

Buhari Mourns Kuforiji-Olubi

NEMA Delivers 1,460 Bags of Food Items to Nigerian Refugees in Cameroun

Sunday, December 04, 2016

Heritage Bank Safe, Sound, Profitable, Says Sekibo

Senate Begins Final Work on Economic Recovery Bills Today

States Meet to Consider Fresh Revenues Sources

Nigerian Scientists Prove Efficacy of Nano-medicine in HIV/AIDS Cure

Gowon, Obasanjo, Shonekan, Osinbajo Pray for Nigeria at Villa Chapel Thanksgiving

Oyegun Meets Saraki, APC Senators for Reconciliation

Makarfi: PDP will Win in 2019 But I Won’t  Reveal Our Secret

Pakistan, Russia to Sell Warplanes to Nigeria

Buhari Accuses UN, Others of Exaggerating Crisis in North-east

APC will Adopt Winning Strategies for Rivers Rerun Polls, Says Ganduje

Anenih: MKO Abiola Would Still Be Alive Today If He Listened to Me

REC: Elections to Hold in 1,840 Polling Units

Geometric Power will Generate 1,140 Megawatts in Six Months, Says Nnaji

NNPC, Total Commence Gas Delivery to Alaoji Power Plant

Recovered Loot: Malami, Idris Risk Jail as SERAP Starts Committal Hearings

NCAA Cautions Pilots against Unfavourable Harmattan Weather

Jonathan’s Former Aide Starts New Political Movement

Nigeria, Morocco Sign Agreement to Produce Fertilizer Locally

House Committee Accuses Hyundai, Samsung of Breach of Local Content Law

Understanding Nigeria’s Debt Management Strategy

Kachikwu: FG Saves $15.4bn from Removal of Petrol Subsidy

NLNG Forecasts 32% Annual Growth for Nigeria’s LPG Market

20 Years After, NEPZA to Hands off Oil and Gas Free Zones

Ijaw Youths: Buhari’s Mind Made up on Niger Delta Crisis

Isa Yuguda: PMB Backs House Probe, Asks IG to Sanction Ahmed 

FG to Leverage on NIRP, NEDEP to Drive Investments, Economic Growth

Taxation: ‘Don’t Solve Problems by Creating More Problems,Clergy Tells Buhari

Federal Ministry of Agric Inaugurates Ministerial SERVICOM Committee

States Consider Fresh Ways to Generate More Revenues

Biodiversity Essential for Food, Nutrition Security, Says FAO

Eko Disco Announces Planned Power Outage in Ajah, Lekki, Alagbon

4,438 Pensioners in North-west, North-east Zones Receive Succour

IITA Unveils Five-year Agric Devt Plan

Police Avert Attack on APC Secretariat in Kaduna as Party Ratifies Sani’s Suspension

Ogbadu: Why Pesticides Companies are against Genetically Modified Technology

Are the Discos Blackmailing FG, Electricity Consumers?

Power Sector: One Year with a Makeshift Regulator

Police Arrest Three Internet Fraudsters for Duping Property Dealer

The Missed Chance to Save Nigeria’s Economy

14 Suspected Oil Pipeline Vandals Arrested in Edo

Oil and Gas Sector Roadmap in Focus

Deliver Us from Land Grabbers, Lekki Monarch Tells Ambode, IG 

Saraki Lauds Falcons’ 8th AWCON Victory

Made-in-Aba Products Excite Nigerians

Behold, He Comes…

F1: Lauda Expects Mercedes to Replace Rosberg Quickly

Team Tombim Through to Finals of NCC League Cup

Haruna Targets Top Five Finish at 3e Actuaries Equatorial Guinea Golf Open

Mixed Fortunes for Nigeria as Japan Strikes Double Gold

Special Athletes Dominate 2016 Nigerian Sports Award

Reds Rocked as Bournemouth Wins Seven-goal Thriller


Living in Hunger and Loathing under Buhari

Sunday 4th December 2016

Buhari to Attend Security Summit in Dakar

Minister: FG to Assist Sokoto to Develop ICT

Minimum Wage: Beyond than Numbers

Saturday, December 03, 2016

MoU Of $2.2bn Contract Finance Will Boost Local Content, Says Okoigunv

Barrister Patricia Etteh! Ex-Speaker of House of Representatives Called to Bar

Sucker Punch! Toke Makinwa’s Harsh, Brutish Expose on Ex-Husband, Maje Ayida

Rumble in Anambra…Gov. Willie Obiano Engages Godfather, Peter Obi, in Bitter Slugfest

Tourism Experts Who Could Be NTDC DG

Presidency: Yes, Consolidated Accounts Overdrawn, But Sanusi Wrong on Figures

For the 8th Time, Falcons Win African Women’s Cup

Trump Appoints Nigerian, Ogunlesi, into Economic Team

Farida Replies Ribadu, Says He Never Kept Assets Forfeiture Record

Build, Operate and Transfer Nigeria

Buhari, Kerry Congratulates Barrow, Commend President Jammeh

Osinbajo: Nigeria’s Foreign Policy Must Factor in Economic Recession

El-Zakzaky Release: Fayose Hails Court Judgement

Regina Pacis

Digital Agric

A New Day in The Gambia

Nigeria on the Verge of Joining Countries with National Diaspora Policy

Security Agents, Informants Protection Bill Passes Second Reading

Heritage Bank Urges Customers to Disregard Negative Reports on Social Media

Ending the Unnecessary State Sponsorship of Pilgrimages

FG Moves to Recapitalise FMBN

El-Zakzaky and the Rule of Law

el-Rufai: We Didn’t Ban Islamic Movement in Nigeria, We Only Declared It Unlawful

Bolaji Akinyemi: Nigeria Should Reconsider Membership of International Criminal Court, Multinational Agreements Signed Since 1960

Ibanga: The Physician as a Missionary

Rotimi Akeredolu: The Face of the Change to Come

As PDP Crisis Worsens in the Aftermath of Ondo Election

Okafor: Ike-Oye Ran APGA Like Personal Estate, Reducing it Before Nigerians

Tony Anenih’s Life in Nigerian Politics

The Yoruba’s Precarious Future in Nigeria (III)

Harnessing the Power of the Youth

With Conclusive Polls in Edo, Ondo, INEC Regains Positive Perception

Understanding Olonisakin’s Recent Visit to Borno

Wike and Ogoniland: Love Beyond Rhetoric

How We Can Save APGA, My Advice to Obiano

Mourinho’s United Looking to Improve on Worst League Start at Everton

Okocha, Oliseh to Join StarTimes’ Bundesliga Legends Tour to Africa

FIFA Gives Lazio Deadline to Pay Onazi

Ruthless Chelsea Thrash City

Ramos Saves Real in El Clasico Draw

Fitch’s Bank Rating, a Reflection of Current Economic Realities


Northern States Boosting Power with Five Solar Plants

Focus Shifts to Execution after OPEC Deal

Mitigating Inflationary Pressure with Retention of Policy Rates

Lil Kesh, Reekado Banks And Mr 2kay Light Up The Skyy

Knocks for Lagos Assembly’s Move to Give Life Pension to Speaker, Deputy


Saturday 3rd December 2016

The Flesh-eating City by the Lagoon

Why BoI Invested in ‘Heartbeat the Musical’

Afghanistan’s First Female Rapper, Paradise Sorouri Finds a Voice for Women


Trump’s Comedy of Errors

Beyond the Fourth Afro-Arab Summit in Malabo: The Donald Trump Factor

As MTN Moves to List Shares on Stock Exchange…

Once Upon a Garri Thief

Literary Icon, Elechi Amadi, Laid to Rest

Leave El-Rufai Out of Your Woes, Sani Warned

20,000 Policemen to monitor Rivers state election —IGP

Buhari Congratulates Super Falcons‎

Nigeria Wins Women Afcon

Buhari Congratulates Gambian President-Elect

The Silly War against Senator Shehu Sani

Friday, December 02, 2016

FG May Not Find Creditors for $30bn Loan, Says Sanusi

Over-deductions: FG Approves N522.74bn Refunds to States

Deputy Speaker: M-TEF Did Not Reflect Current Realities

UN Needs $1bn to Deliver Life-Saving Assistance in the North East

Court to FG: Detention of El Zakzaky Capable of Breeding Another Boko Haram


Ganduje, Wike Clash over Rivers Rerun Elections 

OGFZA Extends Regulatory Control to Oil, Gas FZs

Ugwuanyi Commutes 5 Death Sentences, Grants Amnesty

Osinbajo Rejects Quota System, Says Nigeria Should Embrace Merit

‘Sheriff Faction’ Members Are Spoilers But Should Be Accommodated, Says Okowa

IG Investigates Non-payment of Allowances to Officers at Ondo Election

Young Music Artistes on African Voices

Navy Launches Operation Eagle Eye Exercise in N/Delta  Against Militants

Guinness MD Counsels Drivers on Responsible Drinking

Abia Govt., Security Agencies Overwhelmed as Herdsmen Attack more Communities

Moroccan Monarch on Official Visit to Nigeria 

NNPC Counsels FG on National Fleet

2019 Election: Presidency, Senate Collaborate on Diaspora Voting

Workers Training Institute is Dream Come True, Says Mimiko

Jaguar Shows-off Strength, Beauty, Pace at The Art of Performance Tour

 … Mercedes-Benz Wins Top Categories at NAJA Awards Show

… Ford Ranger Wins Pick-up of the Year Title in Nigeria

Ben Bruce Advocates Switch to Energy Efficient Vehicles, Electric Cars

All-Electric Maserati Sports Car  to Debut

2017 Toyota Highlander gets Revised Look, 8-speed Auto

Still on The Naked Road

Rich, Classy, Fashionable Jahdara

Nnenna Okoye: Technology Has Shaped Online Retail in Nigeria

BK Unique Hair Unveils The Rita Dominic Signature Hair Line

Marylove Edwards: Aiming for  the Sky

Leo Mezie Thanks Apostle Suleiman Johnson, Nigerians

El-Clasico:  A Game Like   Never Before

Manchester City Celebrate Global Partnership with TECNO Mobile

GOtv Boxing Night: Fijabi Chants War Song against Ghanaian Challenger

Unprecedented Turnout at Lagos Triathlon Championship 

Super Falcons Target 10th AWC Win against Lioness 

Friday 2nd December 2016

Over-deductions: FG Approves N522.74bn  for Repayment to States

Rights Groups Decry Military Occupation of S/East, Desecration of Ojukwu Statue

Buhari Appoints Two Additional Supreme Court Justices 

Sheriff Faction Members Are Spoilers, Says Okowa

NIMET Issues Alert on Outbreaks of Dust Haze

Kashamu Asks PDP to Prepare for Long Battle

Remembering Abubakar Audu

As Ondo Election Fever Catches Ekiti

15 Die as Trailer Runs into Residential Buildings in Niger

Police Rampage: IG Investigates Non-payment of Allowances to 26,000 Officers Involved in Ondo Election

Ogah Gives Hope to the Downtrodden in Ebonyi

Ganduje, Wike Clash over Rivers Rerun Elections

Pilgrims Board: Nigerian Prisons System Should Be Decolonised

Court Orders FG to Release El Zalzaky Within 45 Days

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Nigeria’s Imports Drop on Renewed Drive to Encourage Local Production

Telcos Kick Against NCC’s Suspension of Data Tariff Hike

Youths Loyal to APC, PDP Clash at Edo Election Petitions Tribunal Hearing

Governors Seal $2m Deal With Bill Gates Foundation

Buhari Seeks Support of CJN, AGF on Designation of Special Courts for Corruption Cases

S’African Security Agencies to Meet with Nigerian

Oil Prices Continue Rally on OPEC, Russia Output Deal

Tributes as Osinbajo, Amosun, Ambode, Osoba, Bid Olaniwun Ajayi Farewel

Senate Resolves Lacuna on Successor of Deceased Candidates

2017 Budget will Be Passed on Time, Saraki Assures Nigerians

APC Rejects Banire’s Resignation

NLC Tackles Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption

Bird Flu: FG Yet to Compensate Farmers

Osinbajo: FG is Resolved to Support Private Sector Players

ExxonMobil Engineer Dies in Blast

House Demands Urgent Attention for 400,000 Malnourished Children in North-east

Bolaji Abdullahi Emerges Publicity Secretary of APC

Buhari: I Remain Committed to Fighting Corruption, Salvaging Economy

We Don’t Need You in APC, Lalong Tells Fayose

Biafra: Again, Court Turns down Kanu’s Bail Application

PDP, APC Senators Reconcile, Promise to Sustain Co-operation

Wike Kicks as INEC Releases Fake APC- Dominated Adhoc Staff List

BOI Partners Firm on Solid Minerals Development

Lagos State Wins Lafarge Literacy Competition

Experts Offer Solutions for Nigeria’s Ailing Economy

NBA Presidency: Court Adjourns Suit Challenging Mahmud’s Election Indefinitely


FG Orders CBN, NPA, 15 Others to Refund N450bn Unremitted Revenue

Soyinka Fulfills Promise, Discards U.S. Green Card

‘I Want My Films to be Tools for Reawakening’

NGO Inaugurates Renovated ICT Centre for Lagos State Model Primary School

Red Letters Channel to Kick off with New Orientation on Trinity

Aramex Returns to Nigeria

‎‎Soul Stirring Artistes to Thrill at Experience Lagos

Yinka Shonibare’s Wind Sculpture Excites in Lagos

Organisations Partner to Fast Track Fight against Malaria

Thomas Steps in as NGA President

Anambra Govt, Topwide Ventures to End Housing Problem in Awka

Numero Unoma’s La Nigritude Solo Exhibition Berths in Abuja

UNIBEN SUG Honours Oracle Agency’s George Osondu

‘We Have Trained Successful Entrepreneurs Through Our Empowerment Programmes’

Cross River and Ayade’s Hamper of Goodies

Preventing, Managing Erectile Dysfunction

Emefiele: Present Challenges Would Pave Way for Nigeria’s Prosperity

CBN Plans Financial Services in Villages By 2020

AfDB, UBA Seal Deal on $150m Credit Line

More Millionaires Emerge in Diamond Bank Promo

Stock Market Sustains Positive Run for the Second Day

Diminishing Number of Operating Aircraft Hurting Air Transportation in Nigeria

Economic Recession Calls for Intensified Monitoring of Airlines, Says DG, NCAA

What I Saw in Borno

ICAO President Calls for Liberalisation of African Airspace

Ambode Lauds Nigerian Breweries’ Investment Drive, Job Creation

FG Urged to Halt Collection of Practitioners Operating Fees at the Port

House Committee Decries NIMASA’s Treatment of Maritime Labour

Aba’s Renewal and Smart Power

How Emirates Dominates the World’s Skies

Outcry on Aviation Sector Falls on Deaf Ears

Thursday 1st December 2016

NPHCDA Urged to Open its Activities to Public Scrutiny

CBN to Take Financial Services to Grassroots by 2020

Petrocam Opens Third Solar-powered Filling Station in Lagos

Police Parade Six Suspects for Hacking Rice Merchant to Death in Kwara

Sokoto Successfully Test-runs North’s First Independent Power Project

NAFDAC Destroys N252.8m Worth of Fake Drugs in Gombe

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

HIV/AIDS and the Cost of Stigma

800 Nigerians Die Daily from Malaria, Says SFH

Anambra Doctors Battle Obiano Over Multiple Taxation

P&G Storms Cities for Oral B Toothpaste Celebration, Treats 500 Persons

Pink Polo Tournament: Kaduna, Niger First Ladies, MTN Tackle Breast Cancer

NAFDAC Destroys N2.1bn Fake Drugs in One Year

70% Diseases in Nigeria are at PHC Level, Says Expert .As 2500 children die daily

World AIDS Day: HIV/AIDS, Gender and Vulnerability

Pathcare Harps on Quality as Differentiator for Medical Investigation

Health Minister Congratulates Ondo Governor-Elect

Sawyer: Digital and Social Media Have Enabled Nigerians Stay Connected to Their Health Needs

Organisation Plans to Reduce NCD Deaths by 25% in 2025

US, Nigeria Partner to End HIV/AIDS

Oil Prices Surge as OPEC Okays First Output Cut in Eight Years

Federal Executive Council Approves 2017 Budget

Zahra Buhari’s Wedding to Ahmed Indimi May Have Been Deferred

NCC Suspends Directive on Data Tariffs Hike

Nigerian Novelist: How I was Banned from Speaking Igbo

Nigeria Faces Severe Nutrition Problems, According to New Index

N’Central APC Stakeholders Meet to Pick Party’s Spokesman

Our Members Lack the Skill Set to Blow up Oil Pipelines, NSE Tells Buhari

Fayose’s Bombshell: I May Dump PDP

Pay Ondo Workers’ Salary, APC Tells Akeredolu

Defection: PDP Senators Walk out over Saraki’s Refusal to Declare Omogunwa’s Seat Vacant

Buhari Relieves Sally Mbanefo of NTDC DG’s Post

Acting BoI Boss Loses Father

Power Supply Drops Below 3,000MW over Shortage of Gas

Falana Asks FG to Investigate Alleged Killing of IPOB, Shiite Members

Decomposed Stowaway Found on Arik Plane at Johannesburg Airport

Shehu Sani Blasts el-Rufai over Suspension from APC

UNICEF: Nigeria Has World’s Highest Number of Child Brides

NAAPE Grounds Operations of Bristow Helicopters

Rampaging Enugu Youths Demand Defreezing of Patience Jonathan’s Accounts

Fire Razes Lagos CJ’s Chambers

Lagos Plans to Generate 3,000 Megawatts off Grid

School Registrar Agrees to Divorce, Says Half Salary Affecting His Family

Dasuki: Group Urges FG to Obey Court Orders, Seeks Release of Former NSA

Okun Leaders Vow to Resist Forces of Division among Their People

N’Delta Youth Leaders Meet in Bayelsa, Demand Setting up of FG Negotiating Team

AAA Initiative Brings Agriculture to the Forefront of Climate Negotiations at COP22

PDP Chieftains Raise the Alarm over Composition of Edo Election Tribunal

We Can No Longer Pay Your Salaries, Dickson Tells NDU Lecturers

Appeal Court Orders Retrial of Lagos Ex-Speaker, Ikuforiji

Female Corps Member Bleeds to Death in Bayelsa

Police Arrest Teacher for Raping Two-year-old Baby

Electricity Transformer Vandal Electrocuted in Kano

Buhari Salutes S’Falcons for Reaching Final

IOC Upgrades Team Nigeria’s Relay Bronze to Silver

Golf: Dibua Wins, Okene Returns as PH Captain

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