This Day News Archive for January 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

Remembering NAF’s Forgotten Heroes 

Donald Trump and the Muslim World

Onyema: NIPCO Will Add Value to Mobil Oil Nigeria

NBBF Secures $12m League Deal

Ugwuanyi Rejigs Rangers Management, Appoints Chukwu as GM

NEITI Moves to Unveil Owners of Nigerian Oil Blocks, Mining Companies

Carl Ikeme Up against Victor Moses’ Chelsea in Fifth Round

Transfer: Odion Ighalo Close to China Deal


‘DisCos Can Only Distribute Available Power’

Monday 30th January 2017

Tortuous Convolvulus

Lakpini: NAPRI’s Research Facilities are Old and Obsolete 

Police Arrest 10 Biafrans for Seditious Publications in Lagos

Leadership Crisis: Police Seal off Ondo Assembly

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Petrol Scarcity Looms as Product Sells for N142 per Litre in Depots  

CBN Queries Banks over Inaccurate FX Utilisation Publication

SERAP Tells Buhari to Refer SGF to EFCC, ICPC for Investigation

North-west House Caucus in Disarray over Buhari

Presidency Justifies DSS’ Invitation of Apostle Suleman

Seized Helicopters: Wike Accuses Amaechi of Politicising Rivers’ Security

Herdsmen Threaten South-west Food Security, Warns Afenifere

PENGASSAN Rejects House Bid to Amend NLNG Act

Osinbajo Urges Nigerians to Shun Divisive Tendencies

As Former EFCC Lawyer, You Can’t Hear My Case, Fani-Kayose Tells Judge

Okorocha Reads Riots Act to APC New Comers, Relinquishes Leadership to Nnamani

Kashamu: US Court Ruling on My Possible Extradition for Drug Trafficking, a Mistaken Identity

Fayose Cautions DSS against Planned Detention of Suleman, Oyedepo

APC Wins Etsako Federal Constituency By-election

Lawyer Sues Buhari, AGF over Prosecution of Judges

Sick Nollywood Actors Get N3.5m from Okafor

Leadership Crisis: Police Quiz Aggrieved Ondo Lawmakers

Telecom: NCC Reads Riot Acts to Operators, to Apply Stiffer Sanctions

NNPC Suleja Depot Gutted by Fire

FESTAC Police Illegally Detain, Fleece Tailor, Others

FG Approves Right of Way for Lagos Red Line Project

NDDC MD, PDP Elements in APC After Me, Akpanudoedehe Alleges

Ishaku Charges Traditional Rulers to Curb Influx of Herdsmen into Taraba 

2019: House North-west Caucus Angered over Endorsement of Buhari

SERAP Asks Buhari to Refer SGF to EFCC, ICPC for Investigation

Etsu Nupe, Niger Officials Absent at Bello Masaba’s Burial

NDDC Sets 21-point Agenda for Niger Delta Development

Cross River Set to Float Airline, Shipping Line

A Modern Abattoir for Ondo


A Bleeding Nation

China Emerges Nigeria’s Leading Source of Imports with $1.6bn

Of Apple and Crude Oil

Federer Beats Nadal to Win 18th Grand Slam Title

NPFL: MFM FC’s Teenage Striker, Waheed, Puts Pillars to the Sword  

‘Reforming Oil, Power, Mining, Aviation Sectors Key to Economic Recovery’

PCN Celebrates Completion of Egina Pipe Coating at Onne Free Zone 

StarTimes Brings Chinese Super League to Nigerian Fans

St. Saviours Win Zenith Bank Swimming Championship

  Odion Ighalo’s Future at Watford Hangs in the Balance  

Ayew Brothers Power Black Stars into S’final

‘We Need Policy Re-Alignment to Support Our External Reserve’

Luck Was on Cameroon Side, Says Hugo Broos

Dussuyer Quits as Elephants Coach

I-Life Enters Market with New Laptop

Alli Gives Update on Road Closure, Kits Distribution

NBA Seeks Trumps Clarification on Two Sudanese Players

PwC, Diamond Bank, Others Support DOAMF Charity Golf

Cost of Funds Ease on Liquidity Injection

Stock Market Rebounds on Dividend Expectations

Heritage Bank Deepens MSME Financing

LCCI: We Have Trained About 800 Entrepreneurs in Three Years

Report Shows Significant Rise in Fraud, Risk Incidents in 2016

NIMASA Seeks Stakeholders’ Contributions to Port Reforms

Sunday 29th January 2017

Bristow Introduces Special Schedule Flight Service

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Saturday 28th January 2017

Concern Mounts over Chief Justice, Olanipekun Weighs in

Masaba, Super Polygamist Who Married 97 Wives, is Dead

Chaos, Anxiety as Trump’s Travel Moratorium Takes Effect

Dazzling Wings of Steel! Forget Recession, Some Nigerian Billionaires Still Maintain Private Jets

Pageantry at Jumoke Okoya-Thomas’ 60th Anniversary

Battle of the Prophets! Pastor Tunde Bakare Dares Church GOs

Australian Open: Serena Beats Venus, Sets Grand Slam Record

AFCON: Ghana Play DR Congo, Egypt Face Morocco

Federer, Nadal Renew Rivalry in Dream Final

CAF: No Proof Pitches Caused Injuries

On the Bloodbath in Southern Kaduna

Securing Schools for Our Children

NERC May Shelve Proposed Tariff Hike Due to Recession, Discos’ Lawsuit

Southern Kaduna Crisis: State Govt to Prosecute Peddlers of False News

Investor at Loggerheads with Capital Market Regulators over Direct Cash Settlement

Ex-NBA President, Okpoko, Advocates Establishment of National Prosecution Service

PDP Moves to Halt Poaching of Key Members

Assemblies of God Denies Knowledge of Missing N2.7bn Ministers’ Pension Funds

NSCDC Busts Syndicate Specialising in Forging of JAMB Forms

Lessons from Turkish School Kidnap Incident

Senate and the Medium Term Expenditure Framework

Ugwuanyi’s Development Trajectory in 2017


Tomaro’s Children: The Fight for Education and Healthcare

Implementation Key to Success of Economic Recovery Plan

Redefining Corporate Social Responsibility

Golden Celebration of Osogbo Art Heritage

Between First Guarantee Pension, Chidi Duru and PENCOM

Propelling the Economy with Monetary, Fiscal Policies

The Ondo Assembly Crisis

Unveiling Etisalat Prize for Literature Shortlisted Authors

Driving the Economy with Tourism

Christmas in Jerusalem

Friday, January 27, 2017

Run, Sule Lamido, Run!

How to Reinvent Nigeria’s Economy through Equitable Regulation

The Year of Destiny for Governor Yahaya Bello 

Electricity: Dare to Dream and There Will Be Light

Senator Mamora in the Cold

Of Omisore and Tall Dream

Charles Ahize Keeps Fans  Guessing

Titi Abubakar Gets Back Her Groove

CAN: Osinbajo’s Silence on Christians’ Persecution Worrisome

Petrol: Major Marketers Meet Presidency, Restate Commitment to N145 Per Litre

TCN: Inability to Generate 3500mw Responsible for Repeated System Collapse

Lagos Floors FG in S’Court over Power to Regulate Property

Gunmen Storm Owerri High Court, Rescue ‘Vampire’, Notorious Kidnapping Kingpin, Others

Stop Using Mosques to Preach Hate, Sanusi Warns Clerics

Abia Governorship : S’Court Grant Otti’s Application to Challenge Judgments

DHQ: Boko Haram now Uses Female Suicide Bombers Carrying Babies

Ondo Assembly Speaker, Deputy Impeached

NDDC Appeals to Rivers Govt. to Rescind Land Revocation

Cleric Calls on Osinbajo to Confirm Acting CJN 

Magu’s Renomination: Buhari Making Mockery of His Anti-Graft War  

Era of Depending on Federal Allocations is  Over, Says Ahmed

I’m not part of Jonathan/Fayose 2019 Presidency, Ex-BOSEMA Chairman Says

Nigerian Ship Owners Demands Better Deal with FG

Acquire “Disputed Land’ Ijaw  Leader Advices Delta Govt 

Turkish Airlines Entice Customers with  Entertainment Features 

The Politics of Absolving Babachir Lawal

Big Brother Naija: Where is the Problem

Muyiwa Ige: As Gov’s Children, Our Friends were Still Coming to Govt. House to Play Soccer with Us

Governor Dickson: Celebrating A Consummate Democrat @51

Okwuosa: Humility and Creation of Prosperity

Umahi: Nigeria’s Farmer Governor

Humblesmith Releases new Song, ‘Boogati’ Featuring Timaya

Tunde Kelani to Train Students in Movie Industry

Here Comes Nexcel iSignage

Air France, KLM Fete Customers with Back in Time Party

LGs President Speaks on Creating Better Lifestyle for Consumers

Search for 2017 Cowbellpedia Maths Champion Starts


Immaculate: I’m Big, Bold and Beautiful

Tekno’s Taking over the Music Scene

Seyi Law Celebrates Daughter with Family, Friends

Olanrewaju: I Have Directed Three Short Films, More to Come

Take or Seize Opportunity?

Joy Kingsley: I’m Standing Out in 2017

The Beautiful Ones are Not Yet There (1)

Gunmen stampede Owerri High Court Premises Rescues Notorious kidnapping kingpin, Vampire

Thursday, January 26, 2017

The New Face of Edo North APC

Presidency Insists Buhari is Not in a London Hospital

Redefining Nigerian Violence

Court Orders Forfeiture of Malabu Oil Block to FG

MAN: Banks Flouting CBN’s Directive on 60% FX Allocation to Manufacturers

Nigerian Literary Icon Buchi Emecheta Dies at 72

N’Delta Villagers Can’t Sue Shell in UK for Nigerian Oil Spill, Court Rules

Soyinka Betrayed: A Tribute

Williams Sisters Set Stage for Ninth Grand Slam Final

Former NBA Star, Oyedeji, Hails Ambode’s Backing for Marathon

NPFL: Akwa Utd Apologises to Fans over Poor Form

Egypt, Morocco Renew Magreb Rivalry in Gabon

Adebayor: I Have Proved that I Can Still Play Competitive Football

Salomon Kalou Undecided about Côte d’Ivoire Future

Usain Bolt: Jamaican Olympic Association Considering Appeal over Carter’s Failed Dope Test

National Lottery Trust Fund Donates Sports Equipment to 38 Cross River Schools

APC Leadership Drifting Towards Dictatorship, Says Frank

Manufacturers Plan Expo to Boost Industrialisation, SMEs

Senate Erred on Alleged Non-payment of Judges’ Salaries, Absolves FG

Saraki Tasks C’ttees to Tinker with 2017 Budget for Equitable Distribution

20 APC Senators Ready to Join PDP, Akpabio Claims

‘I Want to Use My Music to Teach Morals’

Nigeria in a Fast Moving World

Customs Agents Accuse Terminal Operators, Shipping Firms of Economic Sabotage

Why Divide Africa’s Vote and Chances at UNWTO?

FG’s Programmes Encourage People with Disabilities to Beg for Living

Elizade University Clarifies Detention of Vice Chancellor

Customs Targets N900bn Revenue

GKS Celebrates Feast of Tabernacle En Masse

Edo Gets Third Female Chief Judge

Dickson: Bayelsa Got N9.7bn as December Allocation

Saraki Writes Foreword for Dino Melaye’s New Book

Lagos Provides N1bn Intervention Fund for 705 SMEs

Import Tariffs, Excise Duties and FG’s Revenue Projections

FRSC to Commence Enforcement of Speed Limiting Device Feb 1

MC Awgu: When New Bethel College Celebrated Its Mentor

Utomi: Delta is Like a Land Ravaged by Locust

Charles O’Tudor to Speak at NIDO Leadership Retreat in Germany

Sokoto Gets Forum on Child Rights

Uyo Church Building Collapse: CSNAC Petitions AGF, Demands Prosecution of Pastor

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Still Guarding the Concrete Slab

Presidency Says No Cause for Alarm over Buhari’s Health

N’East Govs Take Jab at Niger Delta, Say NEDC Will Avoid Pitfalls of NDDC

APC Summons Senator Shehu Sani over Tirade Against President

For Fitch, Nigeria’s Rating Remains ‘B+’, With Negative Outlook

It’s Payback Time, Says Nigerian Traditional Ruler Suing Shell

Italian Police Arrest Ring Leaders Trafficking Girls from Nigeria, Others

Senate-SGF Saga: Bye-bye to Buhari’s Anti-corruption War,  Says PDP

Ngige Expresses Concern over Factionalisation of Labour Union

Presidency Orders Finance Minister to Pay Petroleum Marketers N150bn Debt

Fashola Blames Drop in Electricity Supply on Illiquidity, Vandalism of Gas Facilities

2019: Stop Playing God, Northern Youths Tell  Obasanjo

Tinubu Criticises Monetary Policy, Says We’ve Got to Speak Truth to Ourselves

Recruitment Exercise is Free, Army Insists

Amosun Receives Rescued Turkish School Students, Staff

APC Leadership Moves to Checkmate Internal Opposition

Kwara Assembly Orders Probe of State Accounts

Lagos Constitutes Economic Committee, Names Agusto Chairman

ICPC Recovers 40 Cars from Ministry Officials, Directors

Rivers at 50: Wike Unveils Golden Jubilee Logo, Promises Anniversary Projects

Soludo Denies Membership of APC

Senate, NERC Differ on Electricity Tariff Hike, Bailout for Operators

Unseen Forces behind Kerosene Scarcity, Says PHRC Boss

Osinbajo’s Visit, Critical in Resolving N’Delta Crisis, Says Boroh

Bill Seeking Media Coverage of Court Proceedings Passes Second Reading

Benin Monarch Ostracises Suspended Chief Isekhurhe

MultiChoice: Why We Filmed Big Brother Naija in South Africa

Fashola Denies Involvement in N166bn Road Contract Fraud

Witness: Amosu Diverted N21bn

Four Die in Two Foiled Attacks on Maiduguri

EFCC Calls First Witness against Dasuki in Alleged Money Laundering Case

Alleged N4.8bn Fraud: FG Re-arraigns Former Air Chief, Umar

Absence of Prosecution Witness Stalls Nyako’s Trial

CBN to Sell Dollars in Special Auction to Clear Backlogs of Airlines, Others

Inflationary Pressure Predicted to Ease

Investors Stake N2.4 Billion on Shares as Index Rises 0.09%

Provide Health Facilities a Kilometre Away from its Beneficiaries, Ex Gov Charges FG

Plateau Remains Unbeaten, Retains Pole Position

Overcoming Infertility

Handling Body Odour and Smelly Feet

Nokia Promises Significant Financial Benefits for Large Enterprises

GSMA: Mobile Technology Will Drive Digital Transformation in Africa

Serena Halts Konta’s Run

Ambode Flags off Deworming Exercise for 60,000 Lagos Pupils

Carter’s Positive Dope Test Ruins Bolt’s ‘Triple Triple’

Global CEO Confidence Rises Despite New Risks, Uncertainty


Mali Ends Gabon 2017 Campaign with a Draw

Ruthless Nadal Beats Raonic to Hit Semis

Phido: Cutting Marketing Budgets during Recession Will Only Worsen the Situation for Companies

PPPs to the Rescue

NIPOGA: Polytechnic Games to Focus on Youth Empowerment

Positioning Women for Transformational Leadership


NCC data price floor was misunderstood

Wednesday 25th January 2017

Gambia’s President Barrow Returns Home on Thursday, Says Aide

Security Operatives Foil Suicide Attack on Maiduguri

Minister: Equatorial Guinea Expects Decision Soon on OPEC Membership Bid

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Senate Stands by Resolution Calling for Babachir’s Sack, Agrees to Screen Magu

CBN Includes Power Firms in 60% FX Allocation, Retains MPR at 14%

Railway Concessions: FG Starts Evaluation of Bids Submitted by GE, Four Others

EFCC Accuses Bank Executive of Laundering Funds for Alison-Madueke

Power Gencos May Soon Pack up Due to Diverse Challenges, Elumelu Warns

Illegality of the Offence of Criminal Libel

Budget Debate: Senate Warns Govt against Mortgaging Future with Borrowing

Expanded PDP Caucus Meets Thursday

Finally, Kidnappers Release Turkish School Students, Staff

Lawmakers, Information Minister in Row over Ministry’s N100m Generators

Boko Haram Kills Eight, Adopts Wo men and Children from Borno Village

Economy: Buhari’s Government Confused, Adamant, Says Ezekwesili

2019: Obasanjo Backs South-east for President

Again, Court Grants Dasuki Bail

Military Recorded Highest Casualties in 2015, 2016 to Boko Haram, Says FG

Alleged N2.9bn Fraud: Former NBC Boss, Mba, Others Get N50m Bail Each

Six Dismissed Policemen Stopped Security Agencies from Assassinating Me, Says Wike

No New Dismissal of Officials, Says Customs

Shittu: We Must Encourage MTN, Not Scare It Away

Okorocha Says Imo Unaffected by Recession

New Party, ADP, Submits Registration Forms to INEC Wednesday

Osinbajo Accuses Some Govt Agencies of Frustrating Small Businesses

Northern Governors: Mischievous Elements Aggravating Southern Kaduna Killings

Edwin Clark University Takes Delivery of $27m Worth of Books from US

JAMB Endorses Harmonised Timetable for UTME

UAMC Holds Annual Conference in Rep of Benin

Dangote Cement Rewards Distributors with N2.4bn Bonus

Safety is Top Priority in Asaba Airport Upgrade, Says Okowa

Court Asked to Void Ali’s Appointment as Comptroller General of Customs

First Eko Art Expo Debuts in Lagos

New London Estate Residents Petition Ikeja Electric over Poor Power Supply

Ebonyi: Umahi Assents Electoral Bill, Paves the Way for LG Polls

HURIWA: Buhari Should End Illegal Siege on Judiciary by Confirming Onoghen as CJN

CSOs: Why We Endorsed Ayade as Man of the Year

My Bakassi People are Still Suffering, Ita Giwa Cries out to Buhari

Paediatricians Advocate for Free Medical Care for Children and Pregnant Women

Soldiers Kill Two Suspected Militants in Bayelsa

Kidnapping Has Reduced in Delta, Says Okowa

Witness: Omenyi Received N136m Bribe from NAF Contractors

Agatu Militia Abducts Hausa Chief in Kogi

Health Minister inaugurates NAFDAC office

Obaseki Commends NSCDC for Preventing Pipeline Vandalism

FCTA Prosecutes 89 Commercial Sex Workers

Iwobi Nominated for Arsenal Player of the Month Award

Sports Ministry Reshuffles Secretaries of Sports Federations

AIPS Africa Wants Partnership with Okpekpe Race

Ambode Has Structure in Place for a World-class Race, Says Alli

Onyeali Predicts Tough ‘Abia Derby’ in Umuahia

MFM’s Olatunbosun, Adekunle Seek 3SC Scalp in Ibadan

Dogo Targets Maximum Points against Remo Stars in Lafia

Fireworks Expected in Nnewi as Ifeanyiubah Takes on Rivers Utd

Real Madrid Logo Won’t Feature Christian Cross

Venus Hits Semis, First Time in 14 Years!

Algeria Coach, Leekens, Quits after Elimination

S’final Feat Surprises Federer

Konta Set to Stop Serena

FUTO VC: Post-UTME is Necessary to Produce Quality Graduates

FG Tasks Varsity Councils on Quarterly Situation Reports

Sultan Inaugurates N19m Clinic Built by Old Students

Kwara Solicits Saudi Govt’s Support for New Varsity

Lagos to Domesticate Home Grown School Feeding Programme

Fountain Varsity Honours Babalola, Ali at Convocation

Firm Restates Commitment to STEM, Unveils 2017 Cowbellpedia Maths Quiz

JAMB Warns Parents, Guardians against Fake Vendors

Always Care Awards Scholarship to 100 Female Students

Afrinvest CEO Urges FG to Embark on ‘Bold’ Reforms to Jumpstart Growth

Sterling Bank Partners Ministry of Health

FirstBank Promotes Financial Inclusion

Bears Return on Weak Investors’ Sentiments

Rising Inflation Worsens Nigeria’s Misery Index

Stockbrokers: Why Govt Must Privatise Assets through Capital Market

Analysts Project 10% Profit Growth for Stanbic IBTC Holdings

FG Moves to Restructure BOI, BOA

NAICOM to Undertake Verification of Capital Resources, Assets of Insurance Institutions

Mutual Benefit Assurance Plans to Invest Heavily in Technology

ARFESPON Demands Payment of Outstanding Pension Arrears


Tuesday 24th January 2017

Getting the Economy Back on Track

Strengthening Capital Market Regulation

The Sands of Relationships

Boosting SME, Agric Financing 

Dissecting the Engagement of Alternative Insurance Distribution Channels

Bindow Takes on Starvation, Herdsmen and Farmers’ Clashes in Adamawa

Kwara: Focusing on Women, Community Devt

Sani: Presidency Full of Hypocrisy, Lies

Monday, January 23, 2017

CBN Seeks Measures to Tackle Global Shocks

AFC Issues $150 Million Maiden Sukuk

Equities Trading Resumes Positively as Large Cap Stocks Lift Market

Ecobank Masterpass QR Records High Patronage

Oshoala Pledges Commitment to Arsenal Ladies’

Nadal, Raonic, Others Hit Q’finals

Senegal Ends Unbeaten in Group B, Algeria Out

Calhanoglu Breaks Bayer Penalty Curse as Bundesliga Resumes on StarTimes

Again, Buhari Tells Senate to Confirm Magu as EFCC Chair

Kachikwu Starts Visits to IOCs on FG’s ‘7Big Wins’ in Oil and Gas Sector

Manufacturers List Challenges to Economic Growth

Northern Governors, Traditional Rulers Meet over Incessant Killings

House C’ttee Says Petrol Should Cost N70 per Litre

Okonjo-Iweala, Sanusi Begged Us to Save But We Refused, Says Obi

Fulani Headsmen Attack Benue Villages, Kill 10

We’ll Only List on NSE When the Conditions are Conducive, Says MTN

FG Releases N72bn Counterpart Funding for Lagos-Ibadan Rail Project

UK Court to Deliver Ruling on Shell, Niger Delta Communities’ Feud

Defection: Concerns Mount over Nnamani’s Electoral Reform Job

Boko Haram: US Security Chiefs Visit Nigeria

Private Sector Operators Ask FG to Include them in ‘Ease of Doing Business’ Committee

Kidnappers of Turkish School Students, Staff Attribute Delay in Exchange to Police Presence

Court Dismisses Peterside’s Application to Stop Odili’s N6b Libel Suit

Retired Senior Police Officers Challenge their Disengagement

I was Forced to Implicate Jonathan, Dudafa Tells Court

Don’t Go to Libya, FG Warns Nigerians

Senate to Focus on 2017 Budget This Week

Bayelsa: Commuters Groan as Tricycle Operators Withdraw Services

More Criticisms Trail Senator Effiong’s Defection from PDP to APC

NAICOM to Probe Capital Base of Insurance Companies

Former Minister Dumps PDP for APC

Air Force Vows to Ensure Calm in N’Delta

Osinbajo: Nigeria to Work for a Stronger AU

Gunmen on Rampage in Plateau, Kill Police Officer, Seize Rifles

Sokoto Mass Wedding: Group Accuses Commissioner of Sabotage

Ogun Confirms another 19 Lassa Fever Cases Negative

Onu: Why Nigeria, Others Spent $300bn on Renewable Energy in 2016

Blackout Looms in S’ East States as NUEE, ULC Shuts Down EEDC Operations over Workers’ Mass Sack

Pastor Adeboye, Two Others Bag UNN Honorary Degrees as Varsity Graduates 12,500

How Fire Outbreak at Afam VI Power Station Plunged Nigeria into Darkness

Kidnappers in Military Camouflage Storm Epe Farm, Kidnap NYSC Member, Three Others

Power: FG, W’Bank Restructuring Plan Centres on Metering, Governance, Others

 BoI Boosts Investment in Solar Energy with N1bn Fund

Discos Face Fresh Regulatory Sanctions over Maximum Demand Metering

Dangote Refinery, PTI Partner on Human Capital Devt

As Obijackson Sets New Record in Nigerian Content

Electricity Generation: How Govt Debts Hinder Discos

Rising to the Hunger Challenge

Ozenua: NCAA Should Define Safety in Aviation 

Taking a Cue from the Lake Rice Initiative 

Top Services, First Ally Signed N20Bn Real Estate Investment Trust

An Era of Change

3Invest Introduces Timeshare, Co-working Space in Lagos

FUTA Don: Ogoni Clean-Up Cannot Yield Desired Results

Haven Homes Appoints General Manager

FG, Shelter Afrique, REDAN Sign $2bn MoU to Build 20,000 Annually

EHORCON Registrar Charges NGOs to Perform Better

Eko Atlantic Completes 14 Bridges

Once Upon a Time in Gambia

End of the Road for Hoodlums in Ogun


Lagos: Kidnapping Will Soon Be a Thing of the Past

Akinlabi: We Need to Bridge the Knowledge Gap for Business Success

The Kalabalge Tragedy

Umahi Orders Contractor Back to N3.98bn Water Project Site

Lagos Champions Policy on Wetlands

Eni to Deepen Involvement in Nigerian Energy Sector

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Amaechi: Buhari Is Fit And Healthy

Pushback on FG’s Loan Request over Economic Recovery Plan

Anenih, Nigerians in UK Condemn Instigators of Buhari’s Rumoured Death

FG Considers Tax Holiday Extension for Power Sector Investors

Eleven Actions Required for Speedy Economic Turnaround

Kuru: This is the Best Time to Invest in Nigeria

Heritage Bank Empowers Young Entrepreneurs 

Power Tussle, Intrigues Ahead of APC Convention

OPEC, Non-OPEC Satisfied with Implementation of Output Cuts

Clark’s PANDEF Commends FG for Adopting 16 Demands for Devt of Niger Delta

Power Generation Drops to 2,662 Megawatts

Ex-Senate President, Nnamani, Nwodo, Others Join APC in Enugu

$17bn Undeclared Crude: Mobil, Chevron, Others Ignore House C’tee Summons

FG Releases N375m for Feeding of 700,000 Pupils in Five States

Malabu Oil: Eni Leadership Faces Allegations in Nigeria

  MACBAN Alleges Attacks on Fulani at Plateau-Kaduna Communities By Ser

Vigilante Boss Petitions IG over Alleged Abduction, Interference with Investigation

ECOWAS, AU, UN Commend Jammeh for Stepping down Say no deal with ex-president 

APC Takes over TAN

Buhari Congratulates China on Its New Year

Bi-Courtney Invites More Airlines to MMA2

Lalong Urges Stakeholders to End Southern Kaduna Killings

EU, Nigeria, UNODC, CTED Partner to Strengthen Criminal Justice Response to Terrorism

We will Revoke C of Os of Filling Stations Hoarding Fuel, Says Tambuwal

Alleged Pension Fraud: EFCC to File Fresh Charges Against Chidi Duru

Group Regrets Accidental Bombing in Borno, Urges Nigerians to Pray for Troops 

SON, MAN Partner to Drive SME Growth

The Insurmountable Restructure Struggle

Babachir and the Senate Proxy War

First Three Points Excites Remo Stars’ Ugbade

Nigeria Rules ITF/CAT West and Central Africa Championships in Togo  

IAAF, AIMS Confirm May 13 Date for Okpekpe Road Race

Angry Carl Ikeme Accuses Norwich Forward of Diving

Accreditation Process Begins for Journalists

Aruna Quadri Rues Missed Chances at Hungarian Open

World Number One, Murray, Dumped out of Australian Open

Early Exit for Host Gabon as Senegal, Cameroon Progresses

Serena, Nadal, Konta, Others Set for Day-8 Action

  Eguma Tips Nigerian Clubs in Continental Campaigns to Do Well  

The Train Ride from Abuja to Kaduna   

Rewarding Nigeria’s Fallen Heroes

 Nigerian Equities Market Will Grow 3.5% in 2017, Say Market Analysts

Insurance Operators Spend N295bn on Management Expenses in Five Years

FAAN Counts Losses over Planned Closure of Abuja Airport  

Ibadan Disco Blames TCN for Poor Power Supply in Abeokuta, Others  

  Benin Disco Restates Commitment to Improved Service Delivery

RenCap Rates Dangote Cement Positive, Projects N200  Share 

    Peterside: Media Key to Nigeria’s Economic Growth

Golden Tulips Declares Long Term Partnership with Turkish Airlines

SIFAX Boss Seeks Implementation of Cabotage Law

Interbank Rate Rises on Cash Outflow

Again, Stock Market Heads South as Optimism Wanes

Ogbeifun: How FG’s Proposed National Fleet Can Be Successful

Key Drivers of Change: Public Service Reform Conference (III)


Sunday 22nd January 2017

Farewell Obama, It’s a New World Order in Washington

Sokoto to revoke C of O of gas stations hoarding fuel —Tambuwal

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Jammeh Flies out to Uncertain Future

Accidental Airstrike: We Buried 234 Corpses, Says Council Boss

Alison-Madueke: I Did Not Forfeit $153.3m Because I Did Not Own it

Why Buhari Has Not Forwarded Onnoghen’s Name to Senate for Confirmation as CJN

Lekki Green Zone: Otitoju Wins Locus Standi Case

Breached Agreement Foils Release of Abducted Turkish School Students, Staff

Dino Melaye New Book for Launching

Before the Power Sector Collapses…

ECOWAS And The Fall of Jammeh

2019 Tops PDP Stakeholders’ Parley Thursday

Buhari’s Alive and Well, Says Garba Shehu

Despite N70bn Kerosene Importation, Nigerians Pay Heavily for Scarce Commodity

From Obama to Trump: Questions over a Helluva of Transition!

S’ West Elders Demand New Order to Re-invent Self Ahead 2019

Okowa Beats the Odds, Despite Recession

From Carnival to Carol: A Revival of Values in Rivers State

Senate and its Compassionate Motions

The Distraction Ambode Does Not Need

Are Igbos their Own Worst Enemies?

Celebrating the Exploits of Nigeria’s Elite Police Unit

Trump as Russian President Americans Will Never Have: Dynamics of an End to a Beginning

Getting More Youths into Leadership Positions My Main Motivation for Entering Politics

The New Niger Delta Peace Initiative

The Fatal Mistake in NAF’s Bombing Raid

South-west APC, Tinubu and the Road to 2019

Adamawa: Bindow Moves to Improve Food Security in North-ea

Ohanaeze Election: Nwodo and Igbo Unity

AFCON: Gabon Set for Showdown with Cameroon

Southern Kaduna Killings: Massive Scepticism, Despite Huge Security Deployment

Cyprian Imobhio, an Ambassador of Peace

Ikpehare Aig-Imoukhuede: 10 Years After

Gyan Sends Ghana into Quarters

Chelsea’s Costa Set for Return against Hull

Rooney Salvages Point for United with Record Strike

As MPC Meets Tomorrow, Analysts Predict Rates Retention to Further Check Inflation

The Perennial Power System Collapse

Revisiting MTN’s Repatriation of Profits

Charting the Path to Economic Recovery, Growth

Making Nigeria an Interesting Destination for FDI

Preventing Desperate Investment Drive through Virtual Currency

Salawudeen: Regulators, Operators Must Work Together to Save

Onuoha: With 50% of CBN Power Intervention Funds, Renewable Energy Can Generate 10,000MW

SEC, EFCC Sign Pact for Effective Capital Market Policing

The Trump Era Begins

Issues That Will Define the Trump Presidency

Saturday 21st January 2017

Friday 20th January 2017

Ademola Lookman: A New Star for Super  Eagles?  

In-form Spurs Set to Compound Guardiola’s Woes

Djokovic Defends Loss to Denis Istomin

Bellew, Haye Get BBB of C Warning ahead of Heavyweight Bout

Magnussen Hits Back at Old Team Renault after Criticism 

AFCON 2017: Micho Hails Duo Availability against Egypt

Friday, January 20, 2017

Stenson Defies Practice to Fire Opening 64 in Abu Dhabi

Mercedes Sign British Junior Russell

Trump Takes Oath of Office as 45th US President Against the Run of Play  

Obasanjo Heaps Praises on Jonathan, Says His Leadership Exemplary

How Did He Do It? Trump’s Shock Rise to the Presidency

Osinbajo’s Tour of the Niger Delta and Matters Arising

Yussuff: Strong Opposition Necessary in a  Democracy

Kema Chikwe: Elegance Made of Sterner Stuff

Senate, SERAP, Magu and the Dearth/Death of CSO’s in Nigeria 

Senate’s Unkind Cut Against Babachir

The Elite Rape Nigeria

Trump Bulls in the White House, Red Flags on US Debt

Abagana Committee of Friends Rewards Academic Excellence

Archie-Abia: I Didn’t Study Arts But I’m a Gifted Visual Artist

The Returnee Driving in Lagos

Alleged Theft: The Trial of Ex-REP, Chidi Duru

Governors Forum: Fayose, Right Man for the Job, Says Ekweremadu

What GOtv Subscribers Should Expect on Big Brother Naija

Fashola Assures Sector Operators, Stakeholders  of Improved Power, Gas Supply in 2017

NBS: Nigeria Imported Petroleum Products Worth N2.58tn in 2016

Marginal Rise in Allocation as FG, States, LGs Share N400bn for December

Only Restructuring will take Nigeria Out of the Woods Say Balarabe Musa, Obi

Troops Kill 15 Boko Haram in Rann Attack

Akwa Ibom PDP to Recall Senator Nelson Effiong over Defection

Pensioners Hopeful as FG’s Verification Exercise Ends  in Bayelsa 

Arms Deal: Protesters Demand Fayose’s Arrest, Say Immunity not as Sacred as Human Lives

One Dead, 2 Injured Isaba in Ogbe-Ijoh Aladja Clash

PDP Defectors Will Pay Political Price, Says Makarfi

Niger Delta Group Accuses Clark’s PANDEF of Blackmailing Federal Government

Jammeh Agrees to Vacate Office as WACSOF Urges Gambians to Protest

Osinbajo Begins Role as Acting President

‘Mamacare Programme Improved 200,000 Lives in one Year’

Saraki, Ahmed, Others Eulogise National Pilot MD’s Mother

Dangers of Embolism

Low Energy? No Problem

Melania Trump Evokes Jackie Kennedy, Ivanka in White for Swearing in

Ned Munir Nwoko: My Life Revolves Around Tourism

Next-Gen Mercedes GLA Caught  Testing

Next-Gen BMW 6 Series Surfaces 

New Ford SYNC AppLink Smartphone-to-Dash Projection for Navigation Apps Introduced

Soole: An Indigenous Concept in Urban Transportation

Kia Motors, Rafael Nadal back again at Australian Open 2017

Driving Offences and Penalty Fines

Jennifer Olize Throws End-of-Year Party at Le Reve Pieces

Ibinabo Celebrates Birthday, Awards Scholarships

Reality TV Shows: Television for the New Generation

Tunde and Wunmi Obe Complete Video for ‘Rise Up’

LADOL, Global Leaders to Promote $12tn Economic Value

South African Tourism CEO Visits Nigeria

Death Toll on Accidental Air Strike May Rise to 170, Says MSF

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Emefiele: CBN’s Policies in Best Interest of Nigerians At This Time


How South-west APC Arrived at Collegiate Leadership

ECOMIG Troops Converge on The Gambia as Barrow is Inaugurated President

Osinbajo in Charge as Buhari Begins Vacation

Presidency: Why We Refused to Release

House Moves to Ensure Compliance with Legislative Summons

Air Force Misfire: Death Toll Rises by Two

NNPC Plans to Bypass PPPRA to Import Petrol

Fayose: Buhari’s Exclusion from Trump’s Inauguration Sign of Nigeria’s Diminishing Clout

Blackout at APC National Secretariat as Power Minister Meets Oyegun

FG Dashes Operators’ Hopes, Rules out Fiscal Subsidy for Power Sector

Another PDP Senator Defects to APC

Libel: Premium Times Publisher, Reporter Arrested, Released by Police 

Southern PDP Leaders Regroup to Map out Strategies for 2019

Nnamdi Kanu: Ohanaeze Leader, Nwodo Asks Buhari to Adopt Political Solution

Babalakin is Qualified to Chair FG Renegotiation Team, Say NASU, SSANU, NAAT

House to Probe Disbursement, Utilisation of N100bn for Ranches

Dutch Embassy, OXFAM Launch NGO to Help Low Income Nigerians

Agatu Agrees on Conditions to Allow Fulani Headsmen Graze

Babangida: Borno Accidental Air Strike Unfortunate

Grab FG’s Devt, Peace Package with Both Hands, Boroh Tells N’Deltans

Extend Anti-corruption War to Cabinet Members, Yoruba Forum Tells Buhari

FG Set to Capture Nigerian Diasporas in Pension Scheme

‘Fighter Jet Bombing Error Regrettable’ Let’s Pray for Our Troops, Group Begs Nigerians

Ondo: NDLEA Uncovers Cannabis ‘Warehouse’ in Ondo

Edo CJ Reviews 983 Cases, Frees Physically Challenged, 5 Others

Rising Suicide Cases among Officers Worry Police

Civil Society Groups at War over  Protest on Economic  Recession

IDPs Bombing: Air Force Names Six-man Investigation Committee

NBS: Nation’s Prison Population Swells to 62,260

Buhari Commends  Belgore at 80

Ibadan Disco Blames TCN for Poor Power Supply in Sagamu, Ota, Abeokuta, Others

Don’t Relent in Restoring Peace in Southern Kaduna, Methodist Church Urges El-Rufai  John Shiklam in Kaduna

Fayemi to Deliver UNILAG Convocation Lecture

Ambode: Lagos Needs N60Bn to Transform Public Schools

Okowa Assures Security Agencies of Administration’s Continual Partnership

Lessons from America

DMO Sells N215bn Bonds at Yields Below Inflation

NIBSS Backs Ban on Bitcoins, Virtual Currencies

Ecobank Inaugurates Agency Banking Outlet

FirstBank Strengthens Money Transfer Services

Portland Paints Gets NSE’s Approval for N1.02bn Rights Issue


I Paid N50 to Watch Aguero, Says Manchester City’s Iheanacho

‘My Disability is Not a Setback to My Dreams’

FIFA Appoints Pinnick into Organising Committee for Competitions

Eleme Royal Father Endorses Tradition

Airlines Lament Harsh Operating Environment, Seek FG’s Intervention

Yesterday, Today and Looking Forward

Why Closure of Abuja Airport is Imperative

NPA Commissions Study on Port Charges, Introduces Stakeholders Parley

Aligbe: Those Opposed to Airport Concessions are Enemies of Nigeria

Lecturer Saving Lives with Natural Drugs

NPFL: Ovoke Sets 20-goal Target this Season

FOU Customs Records N4.7bn Seizures in One Year

‘Politicising Safety Issues will Destroy Aviation Industry’

Ojukokoro Brings Fresh Excitement to Movie Lovers

Istomin Upsets Djokovic

NATOP to Sustain Tourism Advocacy at 2017 AGM in Nigeria

Tunisia Bounces Back to Sink Algeria

Gender is Open for Business

Ekhomu Installed as High Chief in Irrua Kingdom

‘Trump Up America’ Song by Nigerian-born Composer for Use at U.S. Presidential Inauguration

Atletico Eyes Costa’s Return to Madrid

Onwe: Ebony Needs FG’s Support in Farming

Fanning the Embers of War

Ezekwesili: Nigeria to Save over $100bn Oil Revenue via Conservative Savings

Wema Bank appoints Ademola Adebise as Deputy Managing Director

Buhari Writes Senate, Proceeds on Vacation March 23

Buhari Leaves for UK on Medical Vacation

Buhari Writes Senate, Proceeds on Vacation January 23

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Kyari Leads FG Delegation on Visit to Airstrike Victims

National Assembly Passes MTEF, Okays N305/$ Exchange Rate, Raises Benchmark to $44.5

Tension in The Gambia As ECOMIG Troops Standby in Senegal

NBS: 29 States Generated N317.79bn in Six Months

Again, Gas Shortages Cause Transmission System Collapse

Lobby for Petrol Pump Price Increase will Fail, Says NNPC

PDP is Government-in-waiting, Says Makarfi

OPEC Reports Slight Drop in Oil Glut, Flags Recovery of US Shale

Witness Tenders Document Exonerating Justice Ademola of Alleged Offences

Three Killed in Fresh Kaduna Attack

I Received N313m from Justice Ngwuta, Witness Tells Court

We Simply Can’t Allow the Naira to Float, Says Osinbajo

Boko Haram: Army Offers N.5m Reward for Information on Suicide Bombers

No Attack on NPDC Pipeline By Militants in Delta, Says JTF

Airport Closure: Contractor Wants 50% of N1bn Kaduna Road Repairs Deal Paid

Asset Declaration: American Company Owns Foreign Accounts, Not Saraki, Witness Insists

Court Reprimands FG for Poor Handling of Cases against IOCs

IPOB Writes Police in Rivers, Seeks Protection for Trump Solidarity Rally

El-Zakzaky: Shiites Ask International Community to Sanction, Isolate Nigeria

Ekweremadu: I Won’t Defect to APC

Court to Hear Applications Challenging Jurisdiction to Try Fani-Kayode, Usman

Kalu: Obasanjo Really Wanted Third Term

Autonomy: NULGE to Embark on Nationwide Protest Soon

Melinda Gates Visits, Commends Kaduna Govt

Court to Hear Patience Jonathan’s Suit against EFCC February 13

Six Arrested over Army Colonel’s Death

Navy Moves to Rescue Abducted Students, Staff of Turkish School

EFCC Arrests OSOPADEC Officials

Police Inspector Arrested for Allegedly Killing Timber Merchant


Licenced BDCs Not Parallel Market Operators, says ABCON

FC IfeanyiUbah Bounces Back but Enyimba, Remo Stars Fall again

NSE Capitalisation Sheds N11.3bn as Bears Remain in Control

IVF Can be Improved through Genetic Testing, Says Nordica MD

AUSTRIALIA OPEN: Injured Murray Suvives Rublev

Data Price Floor: Expert Absolves NCC of Any Blame

Atrociousness of Cancer on Nigerian Women

HP Marks One Year of Technology Reinvention, Harps on Innovation

Is the FG Still on the Right Track?

Counterfeiting Rumours as Consumers’ Albatross

LMC Fines Rangers for Disorderly Conduct of Supporters

Africa’s Youth: Our Future, Our Biggest Asset

Osinbajo Harps on Public Private Partnership for Effective Healthcare Delivery

Lassa Fever: Nigeria Records 19 Cases, Six Deaths Since December

Sokoto Recruits 500 Youths for Refuse Evacuation

‘Hunger, Poverty’ll Persist until Women Farmers’ Efforts are Recognised’

Exercise and Common Eye Defects

The Endgame in Banjul

Prioritise Issues on Socio-economic Devt this Year, Legislators Tasked

Wednesday 18th January 2017

Gomez Rates Okocha as his Idol

End of the Road for Car Snatching Gang

Three Killed in Fresh Attack in Kaduna

Gambia’s Parliament Extends Jammeh’s Tenure by 3 Months

Accidental Bombing: Buhari Dispatches High Level Team to Borno

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

50 Killed, 200 Injured As Airforce Jet Bombs Settlements in Error

Nigerian Warship Heads to The Gambia

Nigeria’s External Reserves Hit $27.2bn

CBN Warns Against Patronising Bitcoins, Virtual Currencies

20,000 Killed in Various Crises in Kaduna, Says El-Rufai

We Recovered N54m, Other Currencies from Justice Ademola’s House, Witness Tells Court

FG Confirms Negotiation with Boko Haram to Free Chibok Girls

Witness Faults Attempt by FG to Link Saraki with Foreign Transfers

NCC to Impose N5m Fine on Telcos for Breach of Unsolicited SMS Directives

Why Abuja Airport Closure May Exceed Scheduled Six Weeks

APC Lawmakers Stage Walk-out as Rivers Assembly Elects Minority Leader

Budget Office Offers Explanation for 2017 MTEF Controversy

ITF Disburses N965m to 79,825 Students Under SIWES

Civil War Bomb Discovered in Ebonyi

Murder of 77-year-old Itsekiri Community Leader Sparks Tension in Warri

North-east: PCNI Seeks Return of 1,000,000 Children Back to Schools

Osinbajo’s Peace Visit to Niger Delta Positive Move, Says Group

Buhari, Ayade Meet behind Closed-doors

Global Gas Markets Face Volatility amid Low Investment

Boko Haram/Kaduna Killings: Buhari Not Sincere with Nigerians, Fayose Says

Bomb Blast: Governor Shettima Orders Emergency Medical Response

Police Track Kidnappers of Turkish School Students to Creeks, Seek Military Intervention

Wike Acquires 10 Gunboats for Navy

Village Head, Brother Kidnapped in Jigawa

Robbery: Court Sentences Man to Death By Hanging

Osinbajo in the Niger Delta

Intriguing Fixtures Dominate First Midweek of New Season

Yaya Toure Rejects £430,000-a-week Offer from China

Tornadoes vs ABS Ilorin FC: I will not jubilate if I score—Omolayo

Ayew’s Penalty against Uganda Earns Black Stars Maximum Points

Invest in Sports Ekiti FA Boss Begs Firms

Cameroon, G’Bissau Eye Victory in Libreville

Klopp Baffled By Lions’ Claim over Matip

Djokovic, Nadal, Hit Round Two

Curbing Sexual Exploitation in Schools

…Dominant Serena Eases Past Bencic

UBA Explores Investment Opportunities at World Economic Forum

Rakitic Commits Self to Barca

New Chinese FA Rule Thwarts Costa, Benzema, Cavani Move to China

Expert Seeks ‘Deeper’ Reforms for Nigeria’s Economic Transformation

Uber to Cause More Technology Disruption in 2017

Bears Return on Losses by Highly Capitalised Stocks

Governments Urged to Support Small Businesses

Madrid Targets Swedish Teenager Isak

Man Utd Triggers Valencia’s One-year Contract Extension

Maradona Set for Napoli Role

SEC Commences Risk Based Supervision Framework for Capital Market Operators

Osage- Ebose, Anchor Insurance New ED Pledges Quality Service Delivery

UNILAG Alumni Laud Ambode’s Achievements

Bassey Andah Lecture Holds January 21

Sovereign Trust Insurance Pays N1.07bn Claims in 2016

Optimism Spikes for Stock Market Recovery

Jostling for Retail Customers

Lawmaker’s Scholarship Scheme Inspires Academic Excellence

Monye: FG Must Embrace Risk Management Principles

Owusu-Boateng: Insurance Firms Need Technology Upgrades to Grow


Lagos Gets New CP

Boko Haram Claims Varsity Attack

FG Blames Speculators for Forex Crisis, Insists N305/$ is Realistic

Again, Suicide Bombers Strike UNIMAID, Kill Professor, 5 Others

Supreme Court refuses to hear Jammeh

State of Development in Niger Delta Scandalous, Says Osinbajo

System Collapse Worsens Power Supply, as Electricity Generation Drops to 1,681MW

Monday, January 16, 2017

Edo ElectionTribunal: Ize-Iyamu, PDP Begin Tendering Documentary Evidence

Court Grants FG’s Request to Amend Suit against Total, Chevron

‘Abuja Airport Closure Best Option for Safety’

Rivers Re-Run: Wike Asks Court to Stop FG’s Probe

Ex-House Member, Duru Arraigned for Alleged Theft

Two Killed as Soldiers, Armed Gang Engage in Shootout in Bayelsa

Two Herdsmen Remanded for Destruction of Farmlands in Ekiti

Police Intercept Two Trucks with 145 Children in Jos

LASG: Killers of LASTMA Commander Arrested

Gunmen Abduct Medical Worker in Sokoto

Relief as NLNG Vessel Discharges Cooking Gas in Lagos

NPC, Sahara Take Delivery of Two LPG Vessels, to Clear Supply Logjam

MMM, Sambisa and the Boy Died

2017 Budget: ‘Public Trust Will Ensure Sustainability’

Etisalat Shortlists 3 for Literature Prize

‘Cutting Cash Would Be a Boon for the World’s Poor’

FC IfeanyiUbah Slammed with N9.15m Fine for Abandoning Season Opener

Yaya Toure Beats Iwobi, Mane to EPL Award

Imama Chides Rangers Players for Opening Day Flop

Olowora Hails Ambode for Embracing Marathon Culture

StarTimes, HS Media Group Formalise Partnership on Bundesliga

Togo Holds Cup Holders Cote d’Ivoire in Group C Opener

Black Stars Look to Uganda for Fast Start

Federer Makes Winning Return

Wood Mackenzie: New Projects in Upstream Oil and Gas Industry to Double in 2017

Dangote’s Multi-million Dollar Truck Assembly Plant to Create 3,000 Jobs

Serena, Djokovic, Konta, Others in Action Tuesday

Fashola Advocates ‘Undercover Bosses’ for Power Distribution Companies

Cross River Targets New Taekwondo, T’Tennis Talents

NNPC Records Reduction in Vandalism of Downstream Pipelines

Enugu Disco’s Performance Soars as NERC, NEMSA Release Scorecards

Expert Advocates Local Procurement in Oil and Gas Sector

Tackling Poor Service Delivery among DISCOs


Domesticating Oil and Gas Projects in Nigeria

Renewables Can Decarbonise Energy Sector, Improve Lives of Billions, Says new Report

Attorneys-General as Errand Boys

GEF-UNDP Project Targets Conservation of W/African Dwarf Crocodiles in Delta Community

Security Vote As Albatross

UBA’s New Ambassadors

Tobykemsworth Investment Lays Honeywells Garden in Maryland

Monday 16th January 2017

IMF Predicts 0.8% Growth for Nigeria in 2017

Exit Recession, Pay Salaries

Varsity Lecturer Killed in Explosion

Hunters Kill Seven Boko Haram Insurgents in Shootout

Sunday, January 15, 2017

We’ve Restored Nigeria’s Sanity, Territorial Integrity, Says Buhari

FG Rejects BBOG’s Conditions for Participating in North-east Tour

Nigeria’s Forex Earnings Hit $24 Billion in Third Quarter 2016

The Gambia: Use of Force Imminent As ECOWAS Plans To Oust Jammeh

Kerry Lauds 14-year-old Nigerian, Zuriel Oduwole’s Global Advocacy for Girl Education

Kidnappers Demand N1.2bn to Release Abducted NTIC Students, Staff

Peterside: Nigeria Needs New National Fleet

Presidency Threatens to Prosecute Anyone Selling SIP Forms

As Osinbajo Visits Niger Delta Today, Group Wants More Oil Blocks for Indigenes

Gunmen Kill 10 Members of Civilian Joint Task Force

New Political Group, AFA Emerges ahead of 2019

Comply with Court Order to Release El-Zakzaky, Amnesty Int’l Tells FG

Nine Killed, 6,000 Displaced in Gbagyi, Fulani Clash in Niger

Magu’s Retention Giving Anti-corruption War Negative Perception, Group Laments

Trump: IPOB Holds Solidarity Rally for Successful Swearing-in

Judiciary Workers Asking Lawyers for Money to Survive 

Nigeria Prisons Service in Dilemma over 1640 Criminals Sentenced to Death

Job Scam: EFCC, ICPC Investigated, Cleared Us, Says Peace Corps

Appeal Court Adjourns Chevron’s Suit against Brittania-U on Sale of Oil Blocks

Kaduna Electric Loses N40m to Vandals, Calls for Vigilance

Buhari Congratulates Bisi Akande at 78

Public Sector Not Doing Enough for Health, Says Osinbajo

We Don’t Want Ekweremadu in our Party, Says Enugu APC

Amudalat Alake Olusesi Passes On

Atiku, Governors Hail Military for Gallantry

Ayade Expresses Gratitude to Military

Rangers Shocked at the Cathedral

Value of Foreign Investments in Equities Fall   51% on Currency Challenges

Mahrez’s Brace Deny Zimbabwe Win over Algeria

Premiership: Everton Routs Man City, Ibra Rescues United

Organisers Call for Volunteers for February 11 Race

AJC: Nigeria Continues Fine Form in Lome

Murray, Others in Action on Day One in Melbourne

Two Disasters Too Many

Akala: Agriculture Has the Potential to Revitalise Nigerian Economy

AMC Launches New Blockbuster Series, Asunder on StarTimes

Nigeria’s Failure to Tap into Global Tourism

New AIB Chief Pledges to Improve Agency

Rosabon Emerges Middle East, Africa’s 2016 ‘Best Wealth Manager’

Poll: Power Supply to Households Drop 37% in Fourth Quarter 2016

NSA: Closure of Base Stations, Threat to National Security

NPA, British Embassy Partner to Develop Nigerian Ports

CTO Scribe Pledges Enhanced ICT Support for Ghanaian President

Financing Innovation in The Missing Middle

Airtel Excites Trader with N10m Prize in Red Hot Promo

FG, BoI Pledge Finance Support for Rural Women

Okawa Shaznay Wins Big At Eloy Awards


Sunday 15th January 2017

SON Explains Changes in Amstel Malta’s Identity

Minister of Industry, Others for Vantage Forum

Investors Await N196bn Maturing Treasury Bills

Equities Market Rebounds on Gains by Banking Stocks

SAT CEO Meets with NATOP, Pledges Cooperation

Cultural Fusion, As International Carnival Calabar Highlights Climate Change

Avantgarde’s Naija Holidays to Offer Exciting Nigerian Tours

‘Trump May Ask Duty Free US Exports to Africa’

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Saturday 14th January 2017

The Historic Obama Years

A Consequential Era Comes to a Close

On the Monitoring of Budget Support Fund in States

Stolen Assets Recovery and Western Hypocrisy

Corporate Governance Code: The Intrigues, Politics and Untold Story

RCCG and the FRCN-induced Storm in Churches

Key Drivers of Change Series (1): Land Reform

The Senate Agenda for 2017

Wike, The Man of the Year

Not Just a ‘Grass Cutter’

Highlife! Sahara Energy Boss, Tonye Cole, Throws a Classy 50th Birthday Party

Hosa Okunbo! How He Conquered the Land, Sea and Air at 59

His Several Run-ins with Nigeria’s Power Bloc… What You Don’t Know about FRCN Boss, Jim Obazee

In Fresh Peace Move, Osinbajo Leads FG Team to Niger Delta

How Turkish Schoolgirls, Staff were Abducted Search for victims intensifies

Renewed Oil Search Pushes NNPC’s Deficits to N19bn

Okunnu: Consideration of Gender Equality Bill by N’Assembly, Display of Ignorance

SSANU, NASU, NAAT Embark on Five-day Warning Strike Monday

Uncertainty Envelopes PDP as Warring Parties Await Court Ruling

Buhari-led Gambia Talks Deadlocked

Ogbeh: FG to Query Source of Renal Disorder in Children

Harmattan Haze: Lagos Urges Motorists to Drive Carefully

FG Invites Ezekwesili, BBOG to Tour of Sambisa Forest

Nnamdi Kanu, All Pro-Biafra Detainees’ll be Released this 2017, Says Prophet Nwoko

Former Aide to Jonathan, Oghuma Emerges PDP, APC Candidate for Etsako Federal Constituency

Adeosun: Nigeria’s Consumption Pattern Responsible for Forex Scarcity

Buhari Asks France to Help Africa Overcome Its Challenges

Abia Guber Tussle: SEDC asks NJC, Acting CJN to Protect Supreme Court Judges

…Congratulates Adebanwi on His Appointment as Rhodes Professor

PMB Accuses Bauchi Govt of Diverting Attention from ICPC’s Indictment over N8.6b Bailout Fund

Unpaid Salary: Resident Doctors in FMC Owerri begin Indefinite Strike

Iwuanyanwu Urges FG to Rescind Idea

2018: Why PDP May Lose in Ekiti, Ex-Envoy Predicts

Tell-tale Signs of Underdevelopment

Between The Church And The State

High Stakes as Man United Host Liverpool

Shameful Start to Nigeria Premier League as Ifeanyi Ubah FC Abandon Opener

AFCON 2017: Gabon Held By Guinea-Bissau


Isale Eko: A Lagos Story of Romance, Intrigues

Big Brother Nigeria Returns with ex-Housemate as Host

Seven Entertainers to Watch in 2017

The Return of RMD

I Never Wanted to be Anything Else Than a Lawyer

Special Status: A Fresh Hope for Lagos

Exit of Ndume

Inflation Defies Analysts’ Projections Reversing Rising Streak

Adopting Uniform Exchange Rate for Naira Stability

Towards Recovery of Manufacturing Sector

Discouraging Financial Inclusion with Stamp Duties on Savings Account…

Constellation Sets Q1 Date for NLP Licensed Practitioner’s Program, Coaching

Four Agencies Flex Muscles at LAIF Award

PRNigeria Receives Global PR Award on Crisis Management

Herman Cohen : I Forecast Trump‘ll Demand Reciprocity in Trade with Africa

The New Drive to Rejuvenate Nigerian Ports

Malize: Technology Innovation Has Changed the Dynamics for Enterprise and Economic Growth Globally


Ten years After, Fractures Returns to Lagos

Etisalat Prize for Literature Announces 2016 Shortlist

Grills, Pop and Art

Friday, January 13, 2017

Southern Kaduna: Abdulsalami, Sultan, Kukah Wade in, Meet El-Rufai

Buhari in Last Ditch Effort to Persuade Jammeh to Hand Over

Higher Rent, Energy Prices Push Inflation Further to 18.55% Naira Falls to N497/$

British, German Envoys Meet Ambode to Strenghten Partnership,Recommend Lagos Model out of Recession

We Stand with You, Former Ministers Tell Wike

The Bush Sisters Wrote the Obama Girls A Letter

Boko Haram Attacks Madagali, 11 Killed, 14 Injured as U.S Partners Nigeria to Restore Civil Authority

My Election, New Dawn for Ndigbo Says Nwodo as Jonathan Hails Choice

Subsidy Fraud:  Court Convicts Walter Wagbatsoma, Adaoha Ugo-Ngadi

NNPC to Partner Schlumberger on Chad Basin, Benue Trough Oil Exploration

Luxury Bus, Lorry Collision Leave 5 Dead, 23 Injured

FCT Shuts 66 Medical Centres

Navy Discovers Illegal Training School in Rivers

Delta Communities Threaten War over Alleged Marginalisation

NCS Intercepts Foreign Rice Disguised as Local One

We Stand with You, Former Ministers Tell Wike 

Abuja Digital Switch Over on Track to Meet ITU Transition Programme

Umahi Sacks Ebonyi Council Boss, Deputy, Others

Amaechi: Jos Airport, Railway to Receive Govt.’s Attention Soon

Abuja Airport Runway, Threat to Air Safety, Says Arik DMD

Ayade Assents to 2017 Budget, Adopts  3-year MTEF Model

Controversy Trails 13th Gani Fawehinmi Lecture

‘Why Police Took Over  Ekiti Federal Varsity’

Talkstuff  to Reshape Youth Engagement, Says Adebayo

OAU: A Test for Yemi Ogunbiyi’s Humility, Respect-for-all Model

Rotimi Edu: After 25 Years of Marriage, I was Blessed with Twins

On President Buhari, G.O Adeboye and Governor Fayose

Jammeh, Ndume: Two Contra Politicians

Rita Daniels: Despite Age I Remain Relevant in Nollywood

The Hypocrisy of Security Agents in Southern Kaduna

Asisat Oshoala: The New Queen of African Football

No Red Carpet for Liverpool at Old Trafford

Murray Seeded No 1 in a Grand Slam for the First Time

Djokovic Feels Phenomenal ahead of Melbourne

Melbourne Continues to Hunt Robson

Rivers Utd Get N10m Boost as Eunisell Unveils Players’ Jersey

Emordi Relishes Rangers Test 

For Razak Akanni Okoya, No More Loud noise

Fifi Ejindu’s Still Networking

Lance Elakamah’s Inspiring Journey

About Dapo Abiodun’s New Dream

Ayo Fayose’s Romantic Side

Indimi Sisters Tackle Aisha Buhari

Nigeria’s Deadly Monsters

Economic Recovery: Harmonising Legislation and Executive Policy

Digital Switch Over and the Challenges Ahead

Another Initiative against Economic Recession

Modupe Sasore: As Its President, I Breathe Rotary Club Day

Obi Ezegwuna Il of Issele Uku Receives Staff of Office

Good Old Natural Remedies for Common Ailments

Obasanjo vs The Awujale: I Stand by OBJ

2018 Ford F-150 Debuts with New Diesel Engine, More Tech

Kema Chikwe: I Am an Unrepentant Owerri Woman

Kate Henshaw, Shafy Bello Turn Up for “King Invincible” Premiere

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT C Coupe Debuts 

What to Expect at 2017 Detroit Auto Show

Telemundo, Fox Life Premiere New Series on GOtv 

Cecil Hammond’s Rhythm Unplugged 2016

Jinmi Abduls: I Grew Up Amidst Musical  Instruments

NIMASA Appoints  Hajia Tumaka  Director

‘She Leads’ Set to Hold SLAY Festival

More Models Added to Refreshed 2018 Jaguar F-Type Lineup

Friday 13th January 2017

The New Lagos Traffic Law

Victor Ademofe: Music will Take My Life to Final Destination

SEPTIN911 Entertainment to Hold Awards

Naomi Peller Goes into Music

11 Killed in Multiple Bomb Blasts in Madagali

Tim Akano: Nigeria Must Borrow, Sell Assets or Do Oil-for-Cash Deal to Generate Cash

‘Establishment of Poly Commission, Funding will Boost Global Competitiveness’

Seek Fun Ways of Teaching Chemistry, Teachers Told

Lagos Commences Registration for BECE

60 More Abia Undergraduates Benefit from Ochendo Scholarship Scheme

Minister Urges Nigerians to WriteMore Books

Firm Pledges Support for Education, Women Empowerment in the North

Ede Poly Partners Ex-student to Produce Fish Feed

LASU to Introduce Pharmacy, Nine Other Programmes

‘Youths Must Strive for Excellence, Eschew Vices’

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Southern Kaduna: Religion Will Kill Nigeria If…, Warns Soyinka

Executive, Legislature’s Disagreement over Closure of Abuja Airport Deepens

N396.5bn Multilateral Fund for New Development Bank as FG Applies for CBN’s Licence

Slain Soldiers in Renewed Boko Haram Attacks for Burial Today

Again, Buhari to Travel to Gambia to Persuade Jammeh to Step Down

Ekweremadu Won’t Decamp to APC, Says PDP

Non-passage of MTEF Delays Budget Debate

NNPC Seeks More Royalty on Deep Offshore, Inland Basin PSCs

We will Rescue Chibok Girls in Captivity, President Assures Malala

Nigeria May Lose Another $550m Abacha Loots to US, Sagay Warns

Nigeria Without Obasanjo

Rivers Rerun: PDP Alleges Arrest, Detention of 21 INEC Ad-hoc Staff

Buhari: Corruption Remains Nigeria’s Worst Problem

Army Sues Premium Times over Alleged False Publication

Biafra: Court Fixes Feb 10 to Rule on Kanu’s Application

Jaiz Takaful Unveils Profit-sharing Insurance Concept in Nigeria

Fayose: Senate’s Rejection of Buhari’s Policies Signpost no Confidence Vote

Buhari Approves New Management for River Basin Development Authorities

Help Rally Igbo Support for FG, Atiku Tells Nwodo

APC NWC Grills Kwankwanso

Lagos Gets Supreme Court’s Nod to Challenge Appeal Court’s Decision Freeing Al-Mustapha, Shofolahan

Ijaw Youths: Buhari Pushing Our People to the Wall

Police Arrest Socialite Putting Chain on Girls in Lagos

Ajudua’s $8.4m Fraud Trial Stalled Again

Ondo: Police To Prosecute Killer’s Father

Armed Forces Day: DHQ Closes Federal Secretariat Roads, Eagle Square

IPC Condemns Recent Attacks on Journalists

Edo Election Tribunal Rules on Modalities for Inspection of Voting Materials

BBOG Urges FG to Be Transparent

NSE: Closure of Abuja Airport May Prolong Nigeria’s Recession

Ademofe: The Trumpet Expresses My Thoughts Better

AFCON 2019: Eagles Draw S’Africa, Libya, Seychelles

Etisalat Driving a New Dawn for National Development

Mikel Makes Losing Debut in China

Daniel Chimezie Okeke – My Destiny Deal

‘Nigerians Need Time to Catch up with East African Marathoner’

Eagles Continue Surge in FIFA Ranking

Stunted Development: Breeding a Nation of Under-performers

Analysts Predict Slight Drop in December 2016 Inflation

Lagos State Starts Training for 1,000 Eko Nke Koo

Start a Creative Revolution in Nigeria, COSON Tasks Buhari

2017 DOAMF Charity Golf: Qualifier Set for January 14

Gov Udom Urges Akwa Utd to Imbibe Dakkada Spirit

‘Proper Records Management Can Assist in Curbing Corruption and Insecurity’

TANZANIA Plans 3 Million Annual Tourist Arrivals

CBN to BDCs: We Won’t Devalue Naira

The Need to Strengthen Domestic Airlines

Tin-can Island Customs Generates N266bn in One Year

FG Loses N43. 48bn Foreign Airlines BASA Remittances

The Obazee Code

Unruly Passengers

Despite Opposition from Senate, Stakeholders Insist on Abuja Airport Closure

FG Inaugurates Low Level Windshear Alarm System at Katsina Airport

Stemming the Hawking Menace

Marbella’s Beauty Spa Helps Women Prevent Hair Loss

Bill Gates to Invest $140 on HIV Prevention Device

MDCN Boss Completes Meritorious Service

Biafra: Court fixes Feb. 10 to Rule on Kanu’s Application

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Obazee, Accountability and the Church

Wednesday 11th January 2017

China Plans Fresh $40bn Investments in Nigeria

Senate Coup: You May Be Next Victim, Ndume Warns Ekweremadu

Boko Haram Fights Back in Maiduguri Suburb, One Officer, Six Soldiers Killed

PwC: Nigeria Has Highest Percentage of People Living in Poverty

NEITI Exposes NPDC’s Failure to Remit $4.9bn to Federation Account

W’Bank: Nigeria’s Economy to Rebound, Grow by 1% in 2017

NUPENG Suspends Warning Strike

FG Extends Citizenship to 335 Foreigners

Obasanjo Inaugurates Scheme to End Hunger by 2030

FRC: No Ratification for Corporate Governance Code, Says House

Ex-Niger Governor, Kure Buried

FG to Introduce New Trade Policy to Disallow Dumping

You are Biased, Wike Tells IG’s Panel on Rivers Rerun

Abia Governorship Tussle: Supreme Court Postpones Hearing of Appeals as Justice Augie Recuses Self

Witness Says Lagos Land Registry Has No Record of Properties Linked to Saraki

Buhari Pledges to Work with New Leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Metuh Asks Court to Summon Dasuki to Testify for Him

Gambia: Lawmaker Proposes Offer of Safe Haven for Jammeh

Al-Makura,Ortom to Meet over Communities Headsmen’s Activities

Refineries Resume Kerosene, Diesel Production, NNPC Claims

36,000 Nigerians Illegally Migrated to Italy in 2016

Three Remanded for Stealing N25m Belonging to Fayose’s Personal Assistant

Customs Charges Anti-Smuggling Squads to Ensure Total Blockage of Trapped Vehicles

Police Commission Set to Recall 95 Disengaged Staff, Following Court Ruling

Outrage Greets Sorry State of Abuja Stadium Pitch

Enyimba, Rivers United in Goalless Thriller in Calabar

Egypt Look Set to Rekindle Glory Days

Igbinovia, Osewa Win as Nigeria Makes Impressive Start

Oshoala Also Heading to China

No Regrets for Zaha against Three Lions

PwC: Emerging Markets Still Deprived of Fit-for-purpose Financial Systems

Khazri Cleared to Compete at AFCON

Delay in Licensing Additional InfraCos Worries Stakeholders

Kalou Assures Fans of Better Results

FG to Sell Diaspora Bonds in March after Eurobond Issue

Odds against Renard for Third Title

Expert Advocates Friendly Policies for Spectrum Auction

West Ham Look to Upstage Barca with Mina Deal

Govt’s Investment in ICT Will Create More Billionaires, Says Ekeh

Mourinho Confirms Schneiderlin’s Switch to Everton

Qualcomm Chief Harps on 5G As Next Generation Technology

Market Rebounds on Renewed Interest for Agriculture Stocks

Bright Prospects for Calabar Garment Factory

Samsung Forecasts Increase in Q4 Operating Profit

Technology Innovation and Fear of Job Losses

Intafact Foundation Offers N50m to Grow SME Business

Data Science Runs Free Boot Camp for Young Scientists

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Coup in the Senate: Lawan Replaces Ndume As Leader

FG Seeks $400m World Bank Loan to Rebuild North East

Nigeria to Begin Tracking of Oil Production, Sales Destination

Outrage as Lagos Club Owner Turns Girls into Human Puppies

FG Appoints Auditors to Monitor States’ Finances

EFCC Arraigns Ex-Katsina Governor, Shema

Abuja Council Unleashes Outrageous Tenement Rates on Residents

Jammeh Shifts ECOWAS Leaders’ Visit to Friday

NUPENG Begins Three-day Strike Today to Protest Sack of Members

Audited Financial Reports of Power Operators Ready in One Month

Fayose: 2019 Ambition, Public Outcry over Adeboye’s Resignation Forced Buhari to Sack FRC Boss

Nigeria’s Democracy is Unique, Says US Envoy

N400m Fraud: Metuh’s Ill Health Stalls Trial

To Avoid Scandal, House Moves to Pass Budget Openly

APC Has Been Dislodged in Rivers, Wike Boasts

Chinese Foreign Minister Visits Nigeria Wesnesday

Osinbajo Cautions Nigerians against Legitimising Corruption

DSS Arrests Boko Haram Members in Lagos, Taraba, Nasarawa, Kogi

Nwodo Emerges New Ohanaeze Leader as Maduekwe Stays away

FG Tackles 70% Out-of-pocket Payment for Health

Biafra: Court Commences Secret Trial of Kanu, Others

Buhari Support Group Brands BBOG Leaders ‘Socio-advocacy Terrorists’

Asaba Airport for Inauguration in March as ILS is Installed for Safer Flights

ERA Calls on FG to Impose 150% Special Levy on Tobacco Products

Maiduguri Now New Hub for Fake Drugs in West Africa, Says NAFDAC

Kerosine, Cooking Gas Hike: Residents in Edo Resort to Firewood as Alternative

Calls for Proactive Development of Vocational Education in Nigeria to Foster Economic Growth

Report: State Resources Abused in Edo, Ondo Polls

RTEAN Boss: APC Offered me Bribe to Impeach Fayose

Alleged N2bn Fraud: Right Group Exonerates JAMB Boss of Wrongdoing

Group Calls on Adeboye to Reverse Resignation over Term-limit Law

Ahmed Directs Release of N2bn to LGs as KWSG Receives N3.7bn Paris Club Refund

Buhari’ll Visit S’ East in March to Receive Nwobodo, Kalu, Others, Says APC

Badejo-Okusanya to Deliver Lagos NIPR Lecture

C’River Civil Servants Get Early January Salary

UCTH Delivers Woman of Quintuplets

Buhari Congratulates Veteran Actor, Jimmy Johnson at 77

Uyo Church Collapse: GO Reveals How He Escaped Death

Ogun Govt Demolishes Hospital Renovated by Kashamu

Four Die as Farmers Fulanis again Clash in Niger

Gunmen Kill Girl in Ondo

Mysterious Death of Two Tricyclists Shocks Asaba Residents


The Banjul Urgency

BDCs Urge FG to Harmonise Multiple Exchange Rates

Quantum Global’s Hotel Fund Acquires Mövenpick Hotel Accra

Buhari Commends Sterling Bank’s Health Support Initiative

Nigerian Stock Exchange All-Share Index Falls 0.88% as Bears Return

SEC Set for Risk-Based Capital Framework, Awaits Minister’s Approval

Expert Seeks Restructuring of Nigeria’s Forex Regime

‘Functional Debt Capital Market Key to Sustainable Economic Growth’

Investors Hail Suspension of National Corporate Governance Code

NAICOM Reinstates Glanvill Enthoven Licences

Financing the 2017 Budget Deficit

Deepening Digital Financial Services

Making Insurance More Attractive

Why You Must Have a Personal Brand

FUG Pensions Assists Down Syndrome Foundation

Capital Express Assurance Appoints Isa Sali as Chairman

FBN Insurance Provides Family Cover for Journalists

Africa Gets Nine Slots in Expanded 2026 World Cup

Rohr to Name Eagles for AFCON 2019 Qualifier Feb

Iheanacho’s Manager Boosts Rangers ahead of New Season

Ocheme Seeks Super Cup Redemption against IfeanyiUbah FC

More over 50s Register for 2017 Edition

Guinea-Bissau Settles Players Strike over Unpaid Wages

Pillars Supporters Embark on Enlightenment Campaign for Fans

Koulibaly Insists No Regrets Opting for Senegal Instead of France

Bayelsa: Remembering the Electoral Warfare

MFM Good To Go, Says Ilechukwu

Ndukwe Boasts Remo Stars Will Maintain NPFL Status

ESUT: Providing Solutions to Society’s Problems

ABSFC Declares Otegbeye AWOL

Ex-Nigeria International, Obi Okoye, for Burial

AJC Tennis: Team Nigeria Begins Title Defence in Togo

Shall We Break up to Make up?

EFCC Arraigns Ex-Katsina Governor, Ibrahim Shema

Senate Fires Ndume, Names Lawan New Leader

Sokoto: AfDB to fund agro-industrial park for North West

Monday, January 09, 2017

He Flew Too Close to the Sun and Melted, Obazee Sacked

Senate Passes 2017-2019 MTEF on Thursday

FG Rules Out Electricity Tariff Hike for Now

Nigerian Creatives Disrupt Art Industry

Buhari to Lead Another Delegation to Gambia to Persuade Jammeh to Hand over Power

Oil Marketers Raise the Alarm over $1bn Banks’ Debt

Eight Killed in Suicide Bomb Attacks on Maiduguri

FG Appoints New CEOs for Aviation Parastatals

Presidency Clears Kyari, Says High Commission Didn’t Pay His Hospital Bills in London

Alleged Gratification: FG to Re-arraign Justice Ademola, Wife on Amended Charge

PDP Crisis: We Won’t Go to Supreme Court, Says Sheriff’s Faction

Bi-Courtney: Fashola Has Vindicated Us over Govt’s Penchant to Renege on Agreements

Bank Official Reveals Details of Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia’s Transactions

Court Restrains Ayade from Constituting Caretaker Committees for LGAs

CAN: FG’s Statement on Southern Kaduna Killings is Rhetoric, Unsatisfactory

Buhari, Atiku, Mark, Ekweremadu Mourn Kure

APC to Review Publicity Strategy

Amode Signs N812.998bn Budget into Law

IPOB: Consent of FG Not Needed for Biafrexit Referendum

Senate May Confirm New Auditor-General Wednesday

Ajaokuta Steel Company Gets N4.3bn for Revival

BBOG Wants Better Treatment of Persons Displaced by Boko Haram

Woman Allegedly Kills Husband over Bag of Rice in Bayelsa

Police Parade Ex-officers, Suspects for Kidnapping Hirse, Diplomat

Dealing in Substandard Products is Like Terrorism, Says SON

Mobile Court Convicts 34 Traffic Offenders in Sokoto

CBN to Meet BDC Operators on Forex Stability

Group Partners Interswitch on Payment Solutions

Africa Business Forum Holds in Addis Ababa

Dangote Cement, Others Lift Stock Market by 1.25%

THISDAY Journalist Wins Childhood Development Reporting Award in US

How International Pricing of Cooking Gas Escalated Domestic Price

Nigeria Reclaims Africa’s Top Oil Producer Spot

Deepening Local Participation in Crude Oil Lifting

Enugu Disco: Two Apprehended for Vandalising Substation

Enahoro: Why Power Sector Has Failed to Employ Jobless Youths

Endless Tales of a Hapless Economy

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Contains Factory Fire Outbreak

Women Critical to a World Free from Hunger, Poverty, Says FAO

Before Abuja Airport is Shut Down

Abuja Disco Explains Why FCT Enjoys Preferential Electricity Supply

Uzama: Infantino Commiserates with NFF

Fayose’s Endless Travails

Monday 9th January 2017

The N5,000 Per Month…

This Injustice Cannot Continue!

LMC Chairman Charges NPFL Players to Surpass Ezeji’s Record

Olumudi Not Scared Competing with East African Runners

Kano’s Model Policeman

Nigeria, Egypt to Represent Africa at Hungarian Open

What Kanawa Stands to Benefit from the Kano Light Rail Project

Enugu Rangers, FC IfeanyiUbah Clash in Charity Cup


FA Cup: Man Utd, Others Get Easy Draw

FIFA Set to Vote Tuesday on Infantino’s 48-team World Cup Plan

Ronaldo is FIFA’s 2016 Best Player

A Case for True Federalism

Raising the Bar on Reducing Disasters

In Nigeria, Newly Accessible Areas Reveal Scale of Crisis

The Hell Inside Abuja

Buhari Approves Appointment of Bassey, Ja’afar as Commissioners of Immigration, Others Board

Buhari, ECOWAS Leaders Meet to Resolve Gambia Impasse

Buhari Mourns‎ Kure

Eight Killed in Suicide Attack on Maiduguri

Buhari Pledges to Recover More Abducted Chibok Girls

Presidency: How We Selected Beneficiaries of N5000 Stipend to Poorest Nigerians

NNPC Invites Process Licensors to Audit Refineries

Fulani Herdsmen Invade Adamawa Community, Kill 3 Policemen, 2 others

Free from Boko Haram, Nigeria’s Chibok Girls Are Kept Silent

Sirika: 2017 Budget will Address Power Failure in Lagos, Abuja Airports, Others

Why NCC’s Failed Data Price Hike was Flawed

Sunday, January 08, 2017

Aremu Asks Ajaero, Others to Return to NLC

FG Reads Riot Act to Special Varsities over Mandate Violations

Bakare Tasks Buhari on Restructuring, Corruption

Ebira Group Inaugurates 33-man NEC

Female Inheritance: I’ll Lead Jihad against Senate, Auchi Monarch Vows

Last Minute Intrigues as Nwodo, Ejike Battle for Ohanaeze President-General

The Sole Administrator

Boko Haram Yet to be Emasculated, Fayose Tells FG

Nigeria’s Indifference Towards Communications Governance 

Air Force Establishes Presence in Lake Chad Basin

Stakeholders Move to Dislodge Illegal Settlers in Lagos Community

JTF Arrests Militant Leader, Five Others in Delta

Suspected Arsonist Arrested in Ondo

ASUU Calls for Prosecution of Agbulu’s Killers

Police Arrest Driver, Three Accomplices for Robbing Boss

Student Killed as Cattle Rustlers Again Attack Niger Village

Ighalo to Decide China Move this Week


Igbinovia, Abamu Make Team Nigeria’s Final List

Ranieri’s Plaudits for Musa, Ndidi

Adeseun Replaces Ettah as O’trafford Squash Club Chairman

Zimbabwe Players in Bonus Row, Delay Flight

After Ballon d’Or,  Ronaldo Set to be Crowned 2016 FIFA Best Player  

Terry Sent off as Chelsea Progresses in FA Cup

Rooney Honoured to Equal Bobby Charlton Goals Record

Aurier Confident ahead of Title Defence

Renard Bids to Outfox Rivals Again

Survey Shows PMI Rose Five-month High in December

FirstMobile App Increases Daily Transactions Limit

12 Winners Emerge in Sterling Bank  Promo

Access Bank Promises to Maintain Leadership Position on FMDQ OTC

UPDC, United Capital, Access Bank   Opens 2017 on Positive Note

Arumemi-Ikhide: Nigerian Airlines Recorded Huge Losses to Aviation Fuel, FX Scarcity in 2016

SecureID: Deepening Local Capacity

Report: Nigerian Banks Have  Overdue Obligations to Correspondent Banks

Market Sheds N214bn on Profit Taking in First Week

DMO to Sell N430 Billion Bonds in First Quarter

Getting the Nigerian Economy out of Recession

BOI Disburses N3.1bn  Funds to Micro Entrepreneurs

The Amazon Project Offers N10m Seed Capital for SMEs

NANTA Supports FG on Total Rehabilitation of Abuja Runway  

Sunday 8th January 2017

Heritage Bank Offers N50m Grant to Entreprenuers

Ex-Niger Gov, Kure, is Dead

Saturday, January 07, 2017

PDP Condemns Dismissal of Police Officers Attached to Wike

Buhari’s Battle with Poetry and Prose

1,000 Days After, How Many Chibok Girls Are Still Missing?

Akufo-Addo Takes over in Ghana, as Uncertainty Beclouds Gambia

After a Lull, Niger Delta Militants Threaten Attacks

2017 The Shape Of Things To Come

A New Dawn Has Come to Ghana, Says Tinubu

Royal Fathers to Ensure ‘Runaway’ Candidates Don’t Win Elections

Constellation Sets Q1 Date for NLP Licensed Practitioner’s Programme

Nigeria Could Teach the West a Few Things

FFAF Announces 2017 Edition of Women on the Winning Edge

Saturday 7th January 2017

I’ll Cut Taxes to Boost Economy, Says Ghana’s New President Akufo-Addo

Mediation Continues in Gambia by African Leaders, Says Liberia President

Why we’re building more schools in 2017 —Tambuwal

Friday, January 06, 2017

Court Orders Forfeiture of Diezani’s $153m to FG

Airforce Chief: We’ll Never Allow Boko Haram Regroup Again

NSIA Partners London Firm to Unlock Funding for Infrastructure

African Leaders to Take Decision on Gambia in Ghana Saturday

Beginner Gym Workouts

Wale Babalakin Heads FG’s Team to Renegotiate Agreement with ASUU

Rivers Re-run: Police Dismiss Six Officers Attached to Wike

Herdsmen: Military to Launch Operation Accord

AGF Meets Buhari Behind Closed-Door, May Have Submitted Report on Magu, Babachir

Aisha Buhari Denies Bleeding Nigerian High Commission in London

El-rufai, Vice Chairman Face-off Causes Crisis in N/West APC

Son Hacks Octogenarian Father to Death in Ondo

Over 10,000 Households Benefit from FG Cash Programme

Tinubu: Payment of N5000 Stipend, Sign of Buhari’s Commitment to Welfare

Chidoka Affirms Membership of PDP

Magu Joins Buhari for Jumat Service

Buhari to Attend Inauguration in Ghana

BBOG Movement Begins Global Week of Action Saturday

Richard Nyong: Lekki Gardens Was Born at a Period of Economic Adversity

Could Your Gums be Responsible for Problems You are Having in Other Parts of Your Body?

The Price of a Marriage

Governor Akinwumi Ambode : Hmmm, You are Surprising Me o!!!!!!!!!!

Modular Refinery to Gulp $116million

 Glo Thrills, as Campus Storm Ends

Group Condemns Report on Welfare Packages for Military Officers

WFM 91.7 Hosts 2016 Voice of Women Conference and Awards 

CAN Chairman Condemns Killing of Christians in Southern Kaduna

Ezuruonye Appreciates Fans


HumbleSmith Lauds Ambode, Ifeanyi Ubah

IMO Record Artiste Ellyman Gives Back to Society

Cowbellpedia: Creating Future Generation of Inventors

With Lagos Canopy  Walkway, You Can Do It!

The Family Park

NTDC Gets New Acting DG

Brazil’s Vai Vai Band Wins International Carnival Calabar

Henry Ajomale:  It was Love at First Sight for My Wife

Adeleke: Eternal Vigilance, Price for Liberty

Cosmas Maduba Buries 121-year Old Father

The Legacy of  Bishop Javier Echevarria (1932-2016)

UNODC Confab for Security Agencies Urges Improved Synergy among Operatives

Herbert Onitiri: Life and Strides of a Socio-Economic Titan

Professor S.A Ekwelie at 80

Ayotunde Yoloye and the Future of Education in Nigeria

Ebelechukwu Obiano: Excelling as Mama Anambra

2017: Individuals and Organisations to Watch in the Maritime Industry (1)

Nnamdi Oduamadi: Still Struggling for Shirt at Milan

2017 Africa Cup of Nations Countdown…. El Hadary Set for Nations Cup 

 Abdennour, Khazri Lead Tunisia Challenge

Bouhaddouz, a Late Replacement for Morocco

Spurs, Villa Headline FA Cup Third Round

2017Australian Open: Melbourne Park Revamp Sneak Peek

Djokovic Quests for Winning Form in Melbourne

Formula 1: Mercedes Set for New Year with W08 Car Launch

Joshua’s Unification Clash against Wilder on the Table

Exiled Ethiopian Athlete Hopes to Compete for Country

Captain ‘Hosa: Consistent, Persistent @ 59

HIP Amusement Park Rocked with African Pride at Yuletide 

  Rahmat Lawal’s  New Passion

Ex-Aviation Minister, Osita Chidoka, Bounces Back

Yinka Ladoja Keeps Low Profile

Ifeanyi Ubah’s   Special  Treat

A holiday reading pleasure from my novel, “A Daughter for Sale” How Peter Abel Saved Nigerian Girl from US Congressman

Lagos Police Brutality

2017: Crestfallen But No Giving Up

President Buhari’s Double Standard Syndrome

Okorocha’s Dagger for His Pensioners

Adeolu Adefarasin: I Left Nigeria at 13 for Boarding School in England

Friday 6th January 2017

Chelsea’s Mikel Joins China Club, Tianjin Teda

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Mahrez Crowned 2016 African Best Player

Iwobi Battles Mane, Toure for New African Soccer Award

Sharubutu Banks on Paris, Doha Marathon Experience to Excel

Tunisia Backs Home-based Players

Kante Urges Chelsea to Bounce Back

Woods to Open 2017 Season at Torrey Pines

Green Shoots Start to Sprout as External Reserves Hit $26.1bn

Finally, Buhari Condoles with Victims of Southern Kaduna Violence

Almost 1,000 Days After, Another Chibok Girl Rescued, President Welcomes Recovery

CAF Denies Any Wrong Doing in Lagardere Broadcast Contract

Malaria Vaccine Passes Trial Test

Osimhen Says He’s in Wolfsburg to Learn

FG Explains Choice of Kaduna During Planned Closure of Abuja Airport

Murray Reaches Qatar Open S’final

Uzoenyi Wants FIFA to Cancel His Sundowns Deal

Sheriff-led PDP Faction Slams Shettima over Call for Proscription of Party

Vitafoam Recommends N125m Dividend for Shareholders

CBN Sells N173bn Treasury Bills at Flat Rate

Kie: Ecobank on the Path of Achieving Market Leadership

PDP: Fayose’s Impeachment will Consume Buhari’s Govt

UK, China, South Africa Downgrade Loom for Moody’s

Okowa’s Christmas Largesse Tears Delta APC Apart 

Low Oil Prices Make Inland Basins Oil Exploration Cost Effective, Says Baru

Troops Arrest 1,400 Boko Haram Suspects in One Week

PDP Leadership Backs Staff Protest on Reopening of Secretariat

LASG: $70m Transport Interchange will Transform Oshodi

Total to Resume Operations Today after Shutdown by Oil Workers

Ganduje Blasts Kwankwaso Loyalists over Kano Light Rail Project

FG: No Polio Case in Cross River

OPEC Oil Output Fell in December Amid Nigeria Disruptions

IG Deploys 200 Special Detectives in Ekiti to Combat Crime

Lagos to Prosecute 38 Street Traders, 33 Miscreants

Four Suspected Kidnappers, 81 Others in Police Net

Wike: Police Covering Information on Murder of DSP

FUT Minna Rusticates 700 Students

IPAC Lauds Tambuwal over Renovation of Schools in Sokoto

Opposion Parties in Sokoto Pass Vote of Confidence on Tambuwal

Osun Group Dismisses Aregbesola’s Claim on N14.2bn Salary Payments to Workers

NCC Strengthens Police Intelligence Gathering with Computers

Kalu, Ihejirika Harp On Forgiveness, Community Service

Customs Generated N2.1bn in 2016 from Sokoto Command

Artists Shut down Radio Nigeria

‘Why I’m Advocating for Private Broadcasting Day’

Supernatural Breakthroughs Beckon as Mgbidi 2017 Kicks off Today

Avance Media Releases Names of 2016 100 Most Influential Young South Africans

Ugwuanyi Commends ESUT Governing Council, Management

Access Bank Gives Back to Community

Adeyemi: I Tasted Hardship

Digital Investment is Next Frontier of Wealth Creation

Eat Right, Live Long

Financial Literacy Path to Economic Prosperity

TSA Impact Beyond Corruption

Buhari Has His Last Chance with 2017

Reflecting on Obiano’s Devt Strides in 2016

Customs May Lose 50% Revenue to Ban on Vehicles Importation

NIMASA Hails US Support for Implementation of ISPS Code

Okakpu: We are Suffering Today Because of Oil

Harsh Operating Environment Discourages Investment in Aviation Sector

Tackling the Harmattan Haze

Reforming the Maritime Sector

NEPZA Issues Licence to Maritime Africa Economic City


The Demonisation of Amosun

Domestic Airlines May Lose N21bn to Abuja Airport Closure

Thursday 5th January 2017

Customs Operations Unit Nets N1.3bn in December 2016

Instilling Old Values

CBN Sells N173bn Treasury Bills with Rates Flat

FG Resumes Payments to Former Niger Delta Militants

NUPENG Orders Total Fuel Depot Strike over Sackings

Hayatou for Investigation over Alleged Abuse of Office

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Obasanjo, Awujale at Each Other’s Throats over Adenuga

Fayose Accuses APC of Plot to Remove Him from Office, Writes CJN

NNPC Names Oando, Sahara, 37 Others Winners of 2017 Crude Term Contracts

N’Delta Militants Might Return to Creeks, Clark Warns Buhari

Three Female Suicide Bombers Shot Dead in Madagali

Nine Authors Make Etisalat Prize for Literature 2016 Longlist

FG: Airport Security Personnel to Bear Arms, National Carrier to Start This Year

It’s Time for Nigerians to Win Back Peace in North-east, Says Military

Oyo will Survive This Period, Says Ajimobi

RTEAN Boss, Member Arraigned for Exchanging Blows at Police Station

Orji Rallies Kinsmen to Sustain Support for Ikpeazu’s Govt

Ogoni will Feel Impact of Voting for Me, Says Abe

We’re behind Buhari, Tinubu, Says Kogi APC

 Kanu’s Trial: Presidency Procuring Witnesses from Ghana, Cameroun, Alleges IPOB

NAFDAC Seeks Stakeholders Collaboration to Tackle Drug Abuse

Army Kills Five Suspected Cultists in Rivers

Police Arrest 15 Suspected Cultists 

 Two Killed in Bayelsa Market Raid

Edo Council Officials, Private Revenue Collectors in Bloody Clash over Revenue Collection

Who Wears the Crown as Africa’s Best Tonight?

Nigeria’s Marathon Queen Seeks Top-five Finish

Kalu Replaces Ndidi at KAA Gent

Egypt’s El Hadary Could Make Cup History

Mourinho Unhappy with Cote d’Ivoire over Bailly

Ancelotti Rubbishes Vidal Transfer Talks

Forsberg Agent Hints at RB Leipzig Exit amid Liverpool Links

Local Content Devt in ICT to Top Agenda in 2017

Nigeria’s Manufacturing Index Expands First Time in 11 Months

CBN to Punish Violators of Anchor Borrowers’ Scheme

Dele Alli’s Brace Ends Chelsea’s Unbeaten Run

Tanzania’s Current Account Gap Narrows 61.6%

Market Sheds 1.4% in Two Days on Profit Taking

Stakeholders Fret over Possible Rise in Interconnect Debts

Serena Bows out of Auckland Classic

Technology Innovation Key to ICT Development, Says Elegbe

Forex Scarcity May Mar Telecoms Business in 2017, Says Adebayo

Injured Bolasie May be Out for One Year

Minister Calls for Reduction of Food Importation

As MTN Consolidates Market Leadership with New Award

Microsoft, MainOne Collaborate to Boost SME Business

Deepening Market Influence with Beer Festival

Impact of Web Jurist Awards

‘Capacity Building is Central to Sustainable Economic Growth and Devt’

WHO: One Third of Health Facilities in Borno State Have Been Destroyed

Kwara Begins Disbursement of N850m for Community Projects

Recession, Revolt Undermined N13bn Alade Mall, Says Concessionaire


Stopping Incessant Outbreaks of Lassa Fever

Obidigbo: APGA Now a Privately Owned Entity

NIDS Alarmed over Increase in Infectious Diseases in Nigeria

Before Buhari Loses the Fight against Graft

Vita Foam Awards First Three Babies of the Year

Adewole, Saraki, Others Inaugurated as Vaccine Champions

Celebrating Finland’s 99th Independence in Style

RCCG Delivers New PHC to Ogun Community

Tony Rapu: More Than a Pastor

Coping with Low Back Pain

Wednesday 4th January 2017

I Control My Hypertension with Lawn Tennis

Kaduna Government Relaxes Curfew in Jama’a, Zangon Kataf

ExxonMobil, Tillerson Reach Agreement to Comply with Conflict of Interest Requirements

NNPC Announces Winners of 2017/2018 Crude Term Contract

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Ambode Wants Fun Parks at Access/Lagos City Marathon

Rohr Cautions Mikel on China Move

Team Nigeria Opens Camp with 24 Players in Ekiti

I Joined Enyimba to Win Trophies, Declares Ohanachom

Amuneke Eyes Zamalek Job

Rohr: I Am in Nigeria to Make History with Eagles

Four Newcomers in Ghana’s Provisional Squad

Zimbabwe in Chaos ahead of Tournament

Giroud Completes Arsenal’s Comeback against B’mouth

Cameroon’s Choupo-Moting Snubs AFCON

Leicester Agrees Terms with Ndidi

Rusty Serena Makes Winning Comeback after Injury Lay-off

IAAF Maintains Stand on Banned Russian Athletes

Senate to Investigate Southern Kaduna Killings, Army to Set up Unit in Area

Oil Prices Hit 18-month High as Markets Eye Production Cuts

Vehicles Stuck as Import Ban Through Land Borders Takes Effect

French Trial Reveals Vast Wealth of Equatorial Guinean President’s Son

FG to Spend N270bn on Bridge Repairs in Three Years

Buhari, Oshiomhole Meet behind Closed Doors

Closure of Abuja Airport Moved to March 8

Nigeria to Deploy 800 Soldiers in Darfur for Peacekeeping

APC Hails FG over N5,000 Pay to Vulnerable Nigerians

Speaker of Jigawa Assembly Impeached

Borno Governor Calls for Proscription of PDP

PDP Challenges Abe’s Declaration as Senator at Tribunal

Delta Court Grants Suspected NDA Member N500,000 Bail

Mimiko Tasks FG on Kaduna Killings, Lauds Workers for Success

NGOs Ask Court to Order Buhari to Sack Lawal, Magu

Save Us from One Party State, PDP Workers Beg Judiciary

Lagos Assembly Passes 2017 Budget into Law

Sokoto to Conduct Proficiency Test for Teachers

Afe Babalola Empowers 1,000 Indigent Ekiti Residents with N16m

Ex-Abia Speaker Faults Impeachment as Kinsmen Warn of Dire Consequences

Two Killed, Seven Injured in Ghastly Car Accident along Bauchi-Kano Road

Bauchi Ex-commissioner Attacked, Vehicles Vandalised

Military Repels Boko Haram Attack in Madagali

Kogi Gov Backs Buhari to Drive Nation out of Recession

Youths Plan Bloodless Revolution in Ekiti, to Field Candidate in 2018 Guber Election

Gambia: Ekweremadu Warns against Military Action

Group Mocks Boko Haram’s Video, Solicits More Support for Nigerian Military

Etsako Federal Constituency Bye-election: Group Rallies Support for Oghuma

Dangote Tomato Factory to Resume Production February

Gbagyi Community in Niger Threatens to Dump APC

Osun Judge: Drag NJC to Court, CJN Tells Group

Navy Destroys Seven Illegal Refineries in Niger Delta

Group Changes Opposition to SGF, Accuses Senate of Witch-hunt

Buhari Support Group Urges Nigerians to Keep Hope Alive

Glo Backs Govt’s Effort to Improve Quality of Life in Lagos

Ugwuanyi on Track Despite Recession, Says Archbishop Chukwuma

Aregbesola: Osun Paid out N14.2bn in less than Two Weeks

Again, Emmanuel Fails to Conduct Local Govt Polls

Obi Wishes Nigerians a Productive 2017

Don’t Go to Abuja Yet, Indigenes of Ezza North Tell Umahi

Togolese National Accuses SEC of Victimisation, Demands N500m Damages

UBA Empowers MSMEs with Masterpass QR Payment

Moghalu to Address Swiss Business Leaders

‘SEC Complied with Laid Down Procedures in Employment of Staff’

Understanding the Southern Kaduna Crisis

Value of Point of Sales Transactions Hits N651 Billion

10 Banks Trade N121trn Securities on FMDQ OTC Exchange

United Capital Delight Investors with 108% Capital Growth

Vitafoam Explains New Focus to Improve Operations

May & Baker Boss Assures Stakeholders of Improved Results

Stanbic IBTC Holdings Shows Resilience

Forging a Monetary, Fiscal Policy Alliance

Insurance Sector Records Mixed Performance

Be Paranoid in 2017, Part 2

Tuesday 3rd January 2017

End of the Road for Deadly Cultists


Growing Anti-Tinubu Sentiments

The Imperative of an Independent Senate

Sokoto’s Gift to Its Citizens

Crude Oil Prices Hit 18-month High as Markets Eye Production Cuts

Speaker of Jigawa House of Assembly impeached

Project Aid Back to School

Sokoto Govt to conduct proficiency tests for teachers, says Tambuwal

Transfer: Mikel Snubs China for Valencia

Eagles Coach to Work as Pundit at AFCON 2017

Kiptum Vows to Retain Access Bank/Lagos City Marathon Title

RMD, Mimi Fawaz to Host Glo CAF Awards

Afobe Pulls out of DR Congo Squad

Leicester’s Schlupp Left out of Ghana’s Black Stars

Mbengue, Sow Back for Senegal

Feghouli, Medjani out of Algeria Squad

Buhari Keeps Campaign Promise, Begins Payment of N5,000 to the Poor

NBS: Economy Generated 187,226 Jobs in Q3

Investment Banks Disagree on Oil Price Recovery in 2017

Niger Govt Offers Minna Airport as Alternative During Closure of Abuja Airport

Gowon, Obasanjo, Ekwueme, Osinbajo Sing for Nigeria’s Recovery

Nobody Comes to Abuja to Read

Sultan Condemns Southern Kaduna Killings

NLC to Partner FG to Halt Outsourcing of Jobs

Killing of Another Nigerian in South Africa, Unacceptable, Says Dabiri-Erewa

My Administration under Threat, Says Gov Emmanuel

Saraki Launches Made-in-Nigeria Products’ Contest

Ijaw Activist Charges Buhari on Development of N’Delta

Rerun Polls: Rivers’ People Deserve an Award from INEC, Says Wike

Nigeria Climbs to Step Three in Global Aviation Safety Rating

Sexual Harassment: Court Acquits UI Professor

Tension Envelopes Ilorin over Brewing Religious Crisis

Airtel Named ‘Best Company in Support of Youth Development’

Keyamo Petitions Ogbeh over Alleged Illegal Occupation of FG’s Facility by Minister

Niger Govt Assures Residents of Adequate Security in 2017

Ugwuanyi Donates 85 Motorcycles to Neighbourhood Watch Groups in Enugu

Obono-Obla, Others Survive Car Accident

Kogi APC to Reject Faleke as Ocholi’s Replacement for Minister

Monday, January 02, 2017

Wike Reassures Rivers People that No Project will Be Abandoned

Sokoto to Set up 488 Integrated Islamiyya/Nursery Schools

Ambode Mulls Upgrade of Badagry Demonstration Farm

Youth Group Expresses Concern over Incendiary Statements by Fayose

FG Saved N192bn from Technology Transfer Agreements in Five Years

We Dont Reject Load Allocation, Says Kaduna Electric

Dangote Lauded on Sponsorship of African Food Festival in Calabar

Aderiye’s Murder: Faparusi Wants NJC to Investigate Incarceration of Suspects

Residents, Police Alarmed by Increasing Rate of Crime in Jos

FCE Gombe Expels 29 for Riots

NDLEA Discovers Cocaine Inside Soles of New Foot Wears

Rising Wave of ‘Area Boys’ Threat to my Domain, Monarch Cries out

Police Arrest 21 Kidnappers, Cattle Rustlers, Recover 477 Cattle

We’ll Fast-track Budget Passage, Says Gbajabiamila

AIG Blames Contractors’ Association for Collapse of Buildings in Nigeria

MURIC to Nigerians: Unite and Kill Corruption in 2017

Na’Abba Leads New Kano Political Group

Itsekiris Describe PANDEF’s Claim to Niger Delta Mandate as False

Renard Names Strong Morocco Squad

Mazembe Coach Departs for Tunisia

Man Utd Levels on Point with Tottenham in Fifth-place

Defoe Scores Two Penalties as Sunderland Holds Liverpool

Middlesbrough, Leicester Share Points

Hero’s Welcome as Oscar Lands in China

Nicklaus: McIlroy Will Need to Improve to Become Dominant

Why NNPC May Cancel Olokola LNG Project in Ogun, Ondo States

Production from Nigeria’s OML 18 Excites San Leon

Otakikpo Field Offshore Pipeline 80% Completed, Says Lekoil

Partners Invest N2bn in Power Project for Oil Communities

Nigeria Exported More Lead, Zinc Ore in 2014, Says NEITI

2017: Administration of Justice Reform, Policy Options for Buhari Government

Mixed Performance in the Power Sector

As NNPC Moves to Rehabilitate Enugu Depot

2017, My Expectations 

Ogun Honours IITA, AATF, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for Agric Devt

Abuja Disco Blames Transmission Failure for Poor Service Delivery

Chevron Appoints Jeffrey Ewing MD for Nigerian Operation

When Silence Isn’t Golden

FAO Warns of Hunger Crisis in Africa

Monday 2nd January 2017

Sun Heaven Hotel Berths an Architectural Masterpiece in Asokoro

Anambra: Celebrating Its Own

Between Fayemi and the Ondo Election

Sunday, January 01, 2017

In the Spirit of the Season 

Bank CEOs Hinge 2017 Economic Performance on Fiscal Reforms

PANDEF Expresses Displeasure over N29bn Budgeted to Fight Militancy in 2017

CAN Asks President to Tackle Herdsmen Crisis Like Boko Haram

Nollywood Movie, The Wedding Party, Breaks Box Office Record, Makes N200m in 16 Days

Peju Alatise: Nigerian Artist Transcending Barriers

Construction of Abandoned Second River Niger Bridge will Begin Soon, Says Buhari Group

We will Not Dissapoint Lagosians,  Says Ambode

New Year: We’ll Continue to Pray for Your Success, Monks Tell Ugwuanyi 

PDP Urges Buhari to Review Taxation Policy

Girl Suicide Bomber Killed in Maiduguri Blast

Nigerians are Suffering, Mbaka Tells Buhari

TEF Opens Application for 2017 Entreprenuership Programme

Borno Govt Denies Report on Arrest of LG Chairman for Hiding Boko Haram Commander

Rivers Rerun: Army Recovers Alkali’s Gun, Uniform

Hembe: 2017 will Be a Defining Year for APC

Unilorin Dismisses Fraud Allegation against VC, JAMB Registrar

Melaye: Nobody Can Undermine My Leadership in Kogi APC

Don’t Leave APC, Use Internal Mechanism to Solve Your Problems, Dep Speaker Advises Politicians

Ashimolowo Did Not Lose $5m to Ponzi Scheme

Defection Hits Akwa Ibom PDP, Founding Member, Others Decamp to APC

Former Defence Chief Wins Good Governance/Leadership Man of the Year Award

SON Drives Standardisation to Boost Investment in LPG Cylinder Manufacturing

Immunise Your Children against Killer Diseases, Ambode’s Wife Counsels Mothers

Akeredolu: Ondo will Rise Again 

Traditional Ruler Abducted, Lady Killed in Kogi

Obaseki Promises Speedy Economic Recovery, Prohibits Activities of Private Tax Collectors

Adamu Seeks Private Sector Investment in Education as Group Donates Science Lab

2017 will Be a Defining Year for Nigeria’s Transformation, Says Glo 

Looking Up to 2017

NFF Appeals to Nigeria Police to Fish out Killers of Gombe Utd Player    

The Anomie in Southern Kaduna

Winter Transfer: Arsenal, Leicester Tracking Etebo

Diamond Platinumz, Femi Kuti, Flavour, Others to Headline Glo-CAF Awards

19 Akwa Ibom Inmates Regain Freedom

Wike’s Wife Challenges Men to Contribute More to the Progress of Rivers 

NBBF President Calls on State Govts to Support Sport  

  After the Abysmal Low of 2016, Expectations High in the New Year

Akinwunmi: Everybody Needs A Hero

Ibori and the British Legal System

Conte: Title is Chelsea Focus, Not Records

Giroud, Iwobi Boost Gunners Push to the Top

Dele Alli, Kane Shoot Spurs into Top Four


Chinese Steel Manufacturer Restates Commitment to Nigeria

Another Negative Year as Stock Market Sheds 6.2% in 2016

Value of Trading Declines 41% on Nigerian Bourse in 2016

Digital Switch Over: Stakeholders Raise Fresh Concerns

‘Govt   Should Curb Wastages in Agric Produce and Preserve Food’

STOAN: Reduction of Import Duty on Vehicles Will Stop Smuggling

Equities Market Rallies on  Portfolio Rebalancing

Diamond Bank Pledges to Reward More Customers in 2017

Skye Bank Wins Award for Fight against Electronic Fraud

Infrastructure Devt Crucial to Economic Turnaround in 2017

Sterling Bank Commits N500m to Environmental Sustainability

Lotgrand Breaks New Ground in Lotto, Pays over N100m Bonus

New Manufacturing Firm, Tramontina Enters Aba

PTML Applauds Ban on Importation of Vehicles through Land Border

Canon Partners Print World on e-commerce  Solutions

Sunday 1st January 2017

Gambian Leader Accuses ECOWAS of Declaring War

Saturday, December 31, 2016

2016: The Winners and Losers

Buhari: Security, Economic Recovery, My Priorities in 2017

Buhari Receives Boko Haram Flag Captured in Sambisa Forest

NEITI: NPDC Owes N68bn, $3.3bn in Taxes, Royalties

Why Ibori’s Release Was Celebrated

In Preparation for Post-Boko Haram Nigeria

Buhari’s Silence on Southern Kaduna Killings

As the Igbo Decry Harassment by Nigeria Customs Service

In Memory of My Father, Sultan Dasuki

Abdulaziz Yari: A Leader at NGF

Celebrating Omolewa Ahmed’s Heart of Gold

Tony Rapu at 60: Portrait of a Reformer

How Baru Raised the Bar in Fuel Availability at Yuletide

Blissful Matrimony! Delta Governor, Okowa, and Wife, Edith, Celebrate 30th Wedding Anniversary Amidst Pomp and Circumstance

Love Actually! How Billionaire Heiress, Femi Otedola’s Daughter, DJ Cuppy, Romantically Hooked Up with Football Star, Victor Anichebe

Intrigues as Magistrate Court Orders Arrest of Oluwo of Iwo

Fulani Cattle Breeders List Condition for Peace in Southern Kaduna

In December Alone, UN Food Relief Agency Assisted 1m Persons in North-east Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram Gunmen Invade Villages in Niger State

Fayose: Buhari Persecuting Innocent Nigerians

NDLEA Seizes 135 kg of Cough Syrup Worth N4m in Sokoto

‘Petition against JAMB Registrar, UNILORIN VC Must Be Investigated’

Three Killed as Dangote Truck Crushes Motorcycle Riders in Ekiti

Senate Moves to Approve MTEF, Refers Document to Relevant C’ttees

Omisore Salutes the Courage of Osun People

Abdulmumin: Dogara Received $600,000 from Ibori

Kayzplace Barbershop Opens New Branch in Surulere

Presidency: Buhari Has not Sacked Magu

Foundation Partners Medical Students for Free Medicare in Delta

 Saraki, Dogara, Govs in Sokoto for Tambuwal Daughter’s Wedding

Buhari Congratulates Enyi of Aba on His 88th Birthday

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