This Day News Archive for February 2017

Monday, February 27, 2017


‘No Comparison Between Buhari and Yar’Adua’s Cases’

No End in Sight to Farmers, Herdsmen Clashes

Imprisonment in A Fate Worse than Death

Oak Homes Unveils Affordable Luxury

Real Estate Can Pull Nigeria out of Recession, Says Patunola- Ajayi

A Tiring Drive with Tireless Fashola

AEAN Holds 2ND Annual Conference

NIESV Fellows Advised to Deploy Corporate Governance Systems

Air Peace Aborts Flight over Burst Tyre on Take-off

PDP Raises the Alarm over Plans to Frame its Chieftains

Kaduna PDP Declares Loyalty to Makarfi

Curb Excesses of Fulani Herdsmen, Abia Tells FG

Oguntuase: We’ll Resist Attempts to Hijack PDP

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Alleged Diarrhea Outbreak: Health Ministry to Investigate Cause of Death of Two Students

A Euphoric Reunion 

The True Face of Hunger 

As CBN Pumps Another $221m, Analysts Expect Dollar to Slide to N400-N425

AMCON Scales Down Arik’s Operations  

DSS Arrests Suswam After Raiding His Home

PDP Deals Amaechi Knock Blow in Home Constituency, Wins Final Rerun Polls in Rivers  

Nigeria Eases Entry Visa for Foreigners

Abducted German Archeologists Regain Freedom

Documents Reveal Disregard for Procurement Laws, Due Process in Award of Amnesty Contracts

Obasanjo: Buhari is Weak on Economy But Has Not Disappointed Me

FAAN Commences Repair Work at Lagos Airport

SON Seizes N5bn Sub-standard Tyres in Lagos

Reshuffle Your Cabinet on Arrival, Senator Sani Tells Buhari

Lives of Nigerians at Stake in S’Africa, Says FG

PDP Sweeps Council Polls in Gombe, Taraba

S’East Governors Meet in Enugu, Agree on Security, Economic Integration

FG to Hire 350,000 More Unemployed Graduates

Report: Nigeria Records 79,875 Road Accidents in Three Years

Army, DSS Arrest Foreign Boko Haram Terrorists

Osinbajo, Saraki Felicitate with Shagari at 92

Kaduna Government Auctions 1,990 Government Quarters

Buhari Commiserates with Emir of Katsina on His Mother’s Death

Lagos Not Among World’s Worst Cities, Says Report

Benin is Home for All, Oba Ewuare  Tells Ethnic Communities

Kalu, Ananaba Write Ikpeazu over Entitlements

Lagos Laments Attacks on LASTMA Officials, Drags Two to Court

Presidency, Sahara Group, Others Launch Advisory Group to Promote SDGs

Sokoto, Turkish Investors Partner to Revive Moribund Factory

Police Nab 23 for Highway Hijacking, Attempted Murder

Kaduna State Government Commences Implementation of New Pension Scheme

CBN, NIBSS Restate Commitment to Cashless Policy

FCMB Offers Free Banking Services to SME Operators

Fayose Berates DSS over Ex-governorship Aspirant, Gbadamosi’s Arrest

Ecobank Explains Benefits of e-Payment Channels

AFC Launches CSR Campaign 

Jaiz Bank Reaps Benefit of Listing as Share Price Appreciates 12%  

Teacher, Don’t Teach Me Nonsense – II

St. Peter’s House Retains St. Gregory’s College Sports Title


CAF Elections Tear NFF, CAF Committee Members Apart

Ibra’s Magic Wins League Cup for Man Utd

Kano Agada Beats Lagos Balmoral to Win Low Cup

Murphy Ijemba, Sean Amadi Thrill Fans at Princeton Chikki Sports Meet

NLNG, NNPC on Collision over Pipeline Explosion

CBN Assures Nigerians, Investors of Exchange Rate Stability

Utomi: Increased Investment in Youth Entrepreneurship will Boost SMEs

Quick Fix Can’t Sustain Airport Infrastructure, Says Babalakin

GSMA Urges FG to Promote Policies on Digital Economies

Yakubu Sisters, Others Dominate CBN Junior Tennis Championships

AMCON Resolves Issues with OAS

FAAN Unveils Customer Service Telephony System

BCX Harps on Digitalised Business

MainOne Showcases Virtual Reality Solutions at Nerds Unite Forum

‘NIMASA, Customs Partnership Will Boost Nigeria’s Economic Progress’

SIFAX Boss Backs Enforcement of Truck Standardisation Programme

VConnect, Nolands Tax Hold Business Forum for SMEs

ICC Commends Westblue for Improved Trade Facilitation

IPI Solutions Wins Int’l Quality Summit Award

Media Perspectives Appoints New COO

Lever for the Naira

Equities Market Closes Higher on Bargain Hunting

Ndegwa:  Guinness’ Rights Issue will Mitigate Rising Finance Costs

$30bn External Loans: Putting the Cart before the Horse

Sunday 26th February 2017

Kaduna Govt Commences Implementation of New Pension Scheme

Don’t Probe Predecessor, Cleric Advises Akeredolu

Shettima’s Wife Distributes Food Items to IDPs in Borno

Road Sector Reform: NSE Cautions Members against Losing Benefits to Foreign Firms

PDP Wins Conclusive Rerun Elections in Rivers

Kaduna Govt Auctions 1,990 Quarters

Ex-workers of Intercellular Petition PenCom, EFCC over N230m Pension Debt

PDP Sweeps LG Polls in Gombe

Lagos Not Among with World’s Worst Cities, Says Report

Optimism as New CBN Forex Policy Tumbles Dollar Rate on Parallel Market

As Exchange Traded Funds Lead Drive for Market Rally…

1,000 PDP Members Defect to APC in Kwara

Kwara Muslim Pilgrims Board Screens 2,004 Intending Pilgrims‎ for 2017 Hajj

AMCON Scales Down Arik Operations

Sokoto, Turkish investors Partner to Revive Moribund Factory

Abducted Germans Regain Freedom

Saturday, February 25, 2017

In More Detailed Disclosure, FG Puts Recovery Figures at N58bn, $667m

How Buhari Directed Osinbajo to Submit Onnoghen’s Name for Confirmation

Three Killed, Four Injured in Niger Explosion

Buhari’s Call Excites Femi Adesina

Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa

Mourinho Targets Fourth Carling Cup as United Play Southampton

Nlarev Maintains Lead at FCT Classic

Chelsea Surge 11 Points Clear

Bayern Bash Hamburg 8-0, Ancelotti Celebrates Milestone

Can’t Fight Xenophobia with Xenophobia

Trouble in Paradise…Intrigues as Michael Ibru’s Family Battle over His Estate

Tony Elumelu Celebrates Father-in-Law, Israel Ogbue, at 90

Chatterbox…Dino Melaye Celebrates His Reconciliation with Remi Tinubu

PIGB: FG Proposes Payments of NNPC’s Dividends into SWF

Osinbajo Orders Additional Security Measures for Southern Kaduna

Donors Pledge $670m at UN Conference to Support Aid Operations in Lake Chad Region

Nigeria-Turkish School Kidnap: Police Arrest One More Suspect

Rivers Rerun: Army Arrests 3 PDP Chieftains, 62 Others


FG Appoints Three New Directors, GM for FAAN

Otapo Bata Drummers Win Goldberg Excellency Tour

Fans Applaud Tunde and Wunmi Obe at Valentine Show

Oscars 2017: Whose Trophy is it Tonight ?


Notes on Tekno’s Pana

Nigeria and the Trial of Xenophobia

Emir Sanusi’s Proposition on Polygamy

Holding the Fort: The Diary of Yemi Osinbajo

Amaechi: With $30bn Loan, We Will Be Out of Recession

Niger Delta: Osinbajo and the Unresolved Etche Question

National Assembly’s Blueprint for Exiting Recession

An Encounter with IGP Idris

For Rotimi Akeredolu, an Agenda

The Book to Retell the Story of an Age

How Would Prosperity Judge My Generation?

Ojudu: When Our Programmes Begin to Yield Results Nigerians Will Rate APC High

2017 Budget : Taking the Process a Notch Higher

Antidotes for Corruption: The Nigeria Story

Ekiti Governorship, Fayose and Oni’s Aspiration

Analysts Fault Timing, But Agree Cashless Policy is Way to Go

N’Assembly, Stakeholders Synergise for Ports Devt

Stabilising Oil Market with OPEC’s $66.6bn Refineries Investment

Reversing Nigeria’s Deferred $100bn Crude Oil Income

Saturday 25th February 2017

Xenophobic Attacks: S’African Ambassador Advocates Dialogue

Rivers Rerun: Soldiers Arrest PDP Spokesman, 62 Others

Private Hospitals Lament Delayed Remittance of NHIS Capitation

Drug Cartel Abandons Heroin at MMIA

Speculators,Currency Traffickers Lose Heavily as Dollar Continues Freefall

Court Orders Forfeiture of 17Vehicles of Ex-Customs Boss to FG

PDP Must Not Die in Your Hands, Anenih Tells Sheriff

NNPC: Our Seismic Work Not Responsible for NLNG Pipeline Explosion

Akeredolu Sworn in, Promises to Rebuild State

North-east Senators Demand N100bn Allocation to Address Humanitarian Crisis

Friday, February 24, 2017

Untold story of Sen. Iyiola Omisore

Aishat Buhari  Dazzles  @ 46

 Nnamdi Ekeh: Proud Son of His Father

Bukunola Gadzama, Stickler for Excellence

Paschal Onyemaechi: How Nigeria Can Develop Better Housing Policy Framework

Indigenous Shipping Firms Crumble Under Loans Burden

Ali, Adeosun Rift  Deepens  

ICC Welcomes WTO Trade Agreement

Stop Witch-hunting Abdullahi, AML Tells EFCC

Obaseki’s Edo State Quandary 

Glo Subscribers Fume over Poor Network

Bayegun Oluwatoyin: Growing Up, I Enjoyed Discipline with Proverbs and Beatings

Adrant Partners Unveils News Website  

Kriss‎: I Started Music at 13

Etisalat Signs Simi as Brand Ambassador

New Label, GMG Records Begins operations in Lagos ‎

Nobel Carpets, Travel Next Door Kick off Contest

IBMN Holds Summit to Mark 10th Anniversary 

2018 Census Will Not Be Manipulated, Says Population Commission


FG Sacks NCAA Management

Court Sentences Killers of  Fadipe, Bayelsa Official to Death by Hanging

Are Beetroots Really Natures Answer to Certain Illnesses?

Ali Modu-Sheriff, it’s Time to Say Goodbye

Nyesome Wike: There’s no Reconciliation with Sheriff

Adeyoyin Adesina: At Corona, We Brand Our Products For Global Leadership

Ladi Balogun: A Great Guy

From Rags to Riches

Bala Ibn Na’Allah: The Best Moment of My Life Is When I Am Flying a Plane

ICPC: Corruption Not Only Physical Stealing, Abuse of Office Inclusive

Constituency Threaten Plateau Deputy Speaker with Recall

Modular Refineries: Operators Laud Osinbajo, Warn against Politicisation Policy

Council Elections Hold in Taraba as Monitoring Group Kicks

Experts Task FG on Safety Awareness as Fire Service Gets a Facelift

Tammy Abraham: Still Waiting  for Super  Eagles’ Shirt 

Southampton Stand Between Mourinho, Fourth EFL Trophy

Djokovic Accepts Wildcard to Play in Acapulco

Atawodi is Guest on Glo-sponsored African Voices

Yellow House Wins Beehive School Inter-Sports Competition 

2017 NPA Lagos International Polo Tournament: Lagos Ribadu Clinch Italian  Ambassador’s Cup

GTBank, Lagos State Slip

Literary Agents as Writers’ Headache?

It’s Like We Had a Fraud Promo

The True Colour of Buhari and El-Rufai

A Night Before the Oscars…

Friday 24th February 2017

Court Orders Forfeiture of 17 Vehicles of Ex-Customs Boss to FG

Court Upholds Suspension of Emeka from Assemblies of God Church

NAF Strikes Boko Haram Terrorists’ Location at Tagoshe

EFCC Dissociates Self from Auctioneer of Impounded Petroleum Products

NNPC: Seismic Work by Our Subsidiary Not Responsible for NLNG Pipeline Explosion

CBN: With $30bn Reserves, We’ve Enough Firepower for Interbank FX Market

New Ondo Gov, Akeredolu, Deputy Sworn in, Promises to Rebuild State

Keeping up with Yemi Osinbajo

In the Valley of Cynics

Thursday, February 23, 2017

All Hail The New Olowa of Igbara-Oke

Our Country in Denial, But Children are Paying the Price of Brutal Boko Haram War

Police Warn Against Reprisals as MTN’s Office is Vandalised

Naira Extends Gains on Parallel Market, Now N480/$

Bolanle Austen-Peters Becomes First Nigerian Woman to Build Private Theatre

How Abdulmutallab Became a Suicide Bomber

Sheriff Reopens PDP Secretariat

Bankers’ Committee Reintroduces Charges on Cash Deposits

INEC to Overhaul Rivers Office, Punish 28 Indicted Staff

NDIC: Banks’ Bad Loans Stood at N1.82tn in December

Osinbajo Inspects Toilets, Carousels at Lagos Airport

Osinbajo, Saraki, Dogara, Others Resolve to Ensure Continuity of 2016 Projects

Harvard School Appoints Muhammed-Oyebode into Its Leadership Board

Osinbajo Summons IG over Kidnap of German Archaeologists

Abaribe Denies Receiving Pension from Abia Govt

Akabueze: No Padding in 2017 Budget, Explains Repetition in Line Items

NNPC Renegotiates Deep Offshore Rig Rate, Gets 72% Discount

Court Refuses Application for Appearance by Dasuki in Metuh’s Trial

Forte Oil MD: FG Owes Oil Marketers N300bn Oil Subsidy

Prosecution Witness in Saraki’s Asset Declaration Trial Contradicts Self

Nigeria, Benin to Implement MoU on Border Security, Trade Facilitation

Tension in Ekiti as Herdsmen, Hunters Engage in Shootout

Man Sentenced to Death by Hanging for Killing Wife

Kaduna Electric Bemoans Energy Theft

I’m Not Indebted to Any Bank, Says Stella Oduah

Mimiko Solicits Support for Akeredolu

Recession: Ekweremadu Tasks Chambers of Commerce to Proffer Solutions

Saraki’s Wife Laments Plight of Women

Absence of Peterside’s Counsel Stalls Hearing on Odili’s N6bn Libel Suit

Court to Hear Ozekhome’s Suit on March 2

Fayose Blasts INEC, Police over Alleged Partisanship in Edo, Rivers Polls

11 Deputy Police Commissioners Get Promotions


W’Bank Report Outlines Actions to Leverage Islamic Finance

Lawmakers Commend CBN Intervention Projects

SilverBird Group Hails AMCON

FG: Green Bond Will Deepen Capital Market, Tackle Poverty

Kano Disco Faults TCN on N8.2bn Debt

Arms Importation: Customs Accused of Contravening ICA Framework

Air Peace Delivers 12th Aircraft to Boost Regional Operations

Peterside: Capacity Devt Panacea to Unemployment

Poor Management Threatens Survival of Arik Air

Winning Back the West Coast

As NCAA Steps up Measures on Air Safety

Buhari’s Vacation: The Hurdles to Curbing Medical Tourism

Kadiri: Nigeria Can Increase Earnings from Agriculture Exports

It Statemanship If Hayatou Withdraws, Says Pinnick

Rites of Passage

Imperatives of Passing the Maritime Sector Bills

StarTimes to Broadcast Chelsea, Swansea Game Free-to-air


Thursday 23rd February 2017

Atobatele: I Was Driven by the Need for Locally Developed Intellectual Property

Health Minister Tells Teaching Hospital Staff to Market Accomplishments

Leicester Fires Manager Ranieri

PDP Has Appealed Port Harcourt Judgment, Says Niger Chairman

UNICEF Decries Low Immunisation Coverage in Sokoto

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Dollar Tumbles on Parallel Mkt, Sells at N501/$ from N525/$

Ministers Tearfully Bid Amina Mohammed Farewell During Valedictory Session

President Speaks to Ganduje, Says He’s Feeling Better

Buhari’s Lawyer: I Gave N500,000 to Justice Ademola, But Not at President’s Behest

Amnesty Int’l Alleges 240 Boko Haram Suspects Including 29 Children Died in Giwa Barracks

NSIA Attracts over $375m Foreign Investments

Osinbajo Seeks N’Assembly Approval for $500m Eurobond to Fund 2016 Budget

Helicopter Service from Kaduna to Abuja Available During Airport Closure

Arik: I Have Initiated Settlement with AMCON, Arumemi-Ikhide Tells Court

NNPC Admits Inefficiency in Management of Refineries

Benue to Grant Autonomy to Local Governments

AFRICOM Commander: US to Share Intelligence with Nigeria

Osinbajo Withholds Assent to Four Bills, Senators Protest

Obanikoro Files Suit Challenging Property Seizure by EFCC

Nigeria to Issue Green Bonds in April

PDP Crisis: I’ll Quit Office after Convention, Sheriff Vows

FG Approves $40m to Construct Nigeria-Cameroun Border Link Bridge

Court Restrains Stella Oduah from Operating Company’s Accounts in 21 Banks

Explosion Rocks NLNG Pipeline

Shettima Arrives Norway as UN, Three Countries Hold Donor Conference on N’East  • UN: Nigeria seeks $1bn to provide aid to millions

Five Persons Killed, Others Wounded in Owerri Bank Robbery

Global Trade Eyes $1tn Annually as WTO Endorses Trade Facilitation Agreement

EFCC Recovers 17 Vehicles from Ex-Customs Boss, Dikko Inde

Kidnapping: Six Special Courts Created in Delta

Two Expatriates Abducted in Kaduna

Police Insist 23 INEC Officers, Six Police Officers Compromised in Rivers Rerun Elections

Akwa Ibom PDP Lawmaker Defects to APC

Customs Invades Sango Rice Market, Seize 1,870 Bags of Rice

House Condemns Xenophobic Attacks on Nigerians in Pretoria

APC: Why We Organised Second Stakeholders Meeting with Osinbajo in Rivers

NDDC Redeploys 11 Directors

Police Parade 12 Robbery, Kidnap Suspects in Ondo

Akiolu: No Corrupt Leader will Emerge Nigerian President Again

NPFL: Rangers Put Life Back into Title Defence

Africa Wants 10 Spots in Expanded FIFA World Cup

Chinese Super League: Ideye Joins Mikel in Tianjin Teda

Man Utd Edges St Etienne to Cruise into Europa Last 16

Chukwu Unfazed by Zamalek’s Continental Record

CRSG Honours Ekpo Duke with Tennis Tournament

Okoku to Sustain Charity Work with GTCF

Ilorin Golf Club Plans Partnership with KWSG on Academy

Benefits of Risk Management

Survey Highlights Effects of Unemployment, Poverty on Society

FCMB Gives Out Car, Other Prizes in Promo

Firstbank Introduces Firstlounge

Transcorp Hotels Posts Marginal Increase in Profit After Tax

FG Urged to Establish State ICT Regulatory Agencies

Sunshine Stars’ Players Vow to Boycott NPFL Matches over Unpaid Salaries

El-Rufai: We’ll Put a Stop to the Killings

Akingboye: In the West, Inactive Assets are Often Sold at Auctions

UPMFB Disburses N920.2 Million

Lucrative Vocation

Consolidating Market Leadership with Innovation

Corona Urges Schools to Complement Missing Values in Students

An Innocent Man!

Wednesday 22nd February 2017

Health Minister Inaugurates Statutory Committees for National Health Act

2018 Census will not Be manipulated, Says Population Commission

Terrorism: US Military to Improve Intelligence Sharing, Hardware, Capacity Building with Nigeria

PDP Crisis: I’ll Quit Office After Convention, Says Sheriff

Addressing the Pains of Emerging Technologies

DHQ Describes Amnesty International’s Allegations on Killings as Spurious Fabrication

Kogi Workers Threaten to Embark on Warning Strike

Osinbajo Withholds Assent to Four Bills

Buhari’s Lawyer Admits Giving Justice Ademola N500,000

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

‘Alumni Contributed to LASU’s Current Academic Stability’

TETFund: Over 300 Institutions Jostle for Inclusion in Beneficiary List

French School Emphasises Bilingual Teaching, Curriculum

Why UNILORIN Withdrew Provisional Admission of 711 Students

NFVCB to Improve Monitoring of Media Contents for Students

AUST to Inaugurate N2bn Lab Next Month

Foundation Holds Mentorship Session for Teachers

‘Catholic Educational Institutions Aim to Promote Critical Thinking’

Experts Educate Pacesetters Students on Healthy Living

UNILAG Sociology Dept Turns 50, Seeks Town, Gown Rapport

College Provost Reads Riot Act to Students

DSS Witness Reveals Buhari’s Lawyer Offered Justice Ademola N500,000 as ‘Gift’

President’s Test Results Require Him to Stay Longer in UK

CBN Pumps $500m into FX Market, Banks Take up Only $371m

Senators Say 2017 Appropriation Bill Messier Than 2016 Budget

Nigerian Fashion Designer Gets Vogue’s Attention

Time For Synergy in Niger Delta

Report Reveals How INEC Officials Mishandled Rivers Rerun Elections

Southern Kaduna Attacks: Death Toll Rises to 26

South Africa Condemns Xenophobic Attacks on Nigerians, Others

Nigeria Spent N1.1tn on Debt Service in Nine Months

FG, States, LGs Share N465bn as Allocation Increases

NNPC Clarifies N23.4bn Oil Export Supervision Debt to FG

AMCON: Arumemi-Ikhide’s Businesses Owe Us N263.7bn

UNICEF Warns Nearly 1.4m Children at Risk as Famine Looms

Shell’s New LNG Forecast Rekindles Confidence in Brass LNG’s Future

FG Threatens Telecom Firms, Asks Them to Get Listed on Stock Exchange

CDS Wants Lake Chad Multinational Force to Step up Operations against Boko Haram

Again, PCNI Budgets N60m to Fell Trees

Ease of Doing Business: Presidency Mandates N’Assembly to Pass Crucial Laws within 60 Days

Akpabio: PDP will Reclaim Andy Uba’s Seat in Senate

Shema, Three Others Arraigned, Granted N4bn Bail

Jonathan Denies Endorsing Sheriff

Buhari: IPC Frowns at Denial of Access to Information to Journalist in London

ExxonMobil Denies Embarking on Fresh Retrenchment of Workers

National Security: DHQ Calls for New Intelligence Policy

Witness Reveals How $1m was Found in Badeh’s Wardrobe

Another Batch of 171 Stranded Nigerians in Libya Arrive Lagos Airport

NYSC Withdraws Corps Members from Rivers Rerun Elections

Kinsfield to Commence Gold Production in Kogi by Q4 2017

OPC Joins Search for Kidnapped Army Officer

Abuja Mass Housing Estate Drags Developer to EFCC over Alleged N2bn Fraud

Navy Destroys over 40 Illegal Refineries in Delta

Arrest of School Children was Stage-managed to Instill Discipline, Says Enugu Proprietress

Stop Harassing Pro-Biafra Agitators, Ohanaeze-Ndigbo Pleads with FG

Lori-Ogbebor Takes DESOPADEC, Itsekiri Group to Court over Community Devt Levy

Pinnick Throws Nigeria’s Weight behind Hayatou’s Opponent

Lawal Raises the Alarm over Physical Cameroon

Low Cup: Kano Hago, Lagos La Mansuri in Flying Start

FCT Classic Berths IBB Golf Club

Entries Open for Greensprings/Kanu Football Camp Season Six

Age-defying Iker Casillas, Buffon Renew Rivalry

NPFL: Wounded Wikki Aiming to Shoot down 3SC in Rescheduled Clash

Eguma: Rivers Utd Can Win Champions League Title

Akwa Utd FC Gets New Technical Director

Sunshine Stars Hint of League Boycott

7Up CEO Backs Marathon Culture in Lagos

Excel College Inter-house Sports Hold Thursday

Anchor Borrowers: Keystone Bank Supports Farmers with N350m

Sterling Bank’s Enugu Branches Re-open for Business

Paga, Others to Fast-track Remittances Between Europe, Nigeria

Investors Increase Demand for NB Plc Shares over N20bn Dividend

South African Retailer Shoprite’s Profit Jumps in Nigeria, Angola

PFAs Invest N482 Billion of Pension Assets in Equities Market

KPMG: Consolidation Will Transform Insurance Sector

FMBN Refunds N32m NHF to 383 Army Officers

Ideva Explains Reasons for Premium Pension’s Lagos Regional Office

Guinea Insurance Chair Tasks Operators on Growth Opportunities

Police Arraign Sub-contractor of Eko Disco for Stealing Electricity

Expert Foresees Demand Surge for Project Managers in 2017

Standard Alliance Insurance Announces Merger with Sister Firm

Dell EMC Launches New Integrated Partner Programme

Pinet Informatics to Host eInsurance Conference in Lagos

Succour for Mother of Triplets

Again, United Capital Beats the Odds

Do You Build or Destroy?

Gangsters Meet Their Waterloo

Ezeagu: Govt’s Policies Should Encourage Savings and Investments


Buhari Says No Cause for Worry over His Health

FG: Telcos Must Get Listed on NSE or Face Penalties

Shema, 3 Others Granted Bail

2018 Census: Enumeration Area Demarcation Begins in Bauchi

Shell’s New LNG Forecast Rekindles Brass LNG Profitability Posture

ALGON Commends Tambuwal for Paying Gratuities of LG Chairmen, Retired Staff

Niger Govt to Establish another School of Nursing in Kontagora

Security Challenges: GOC Organises Training for Army Formations

Southern Kaduna Killings:  24-Hour Curfew Imposed on Jama’a, Kaura LGs

Monday, February 20, 2017

Enugu Seals Eight Banks over Alleged N1bn Tax Debt

Akwa Saving and Loans Bank to Sack 90 Staff

Coronation Merchant Bank Posts N5.3bn Profit

Wema Bank Takes Savings Products to LASU

NB Plc Records 25% Profit Decline, Recommends N20bn Final Dividend

Lagos La Mansuri, Ibadan Oluyole Open Hostilities in Low Cup

Zamalek, El Merreikh Oppositions for Rangers, Rivers Utd

2,500 Athletes Vie for Laurels at Nigerian Navy Games

Man City Faces Monaco Moment of Truth

South West SWAN Backs Lagos Decision on Mitchell Obi

Okey Emordi Quits Abia Warriors

Registration Opens for 2017 Okpekpe Road Race

CBN Abolishes Preferential Treatment for Manufacturing, Other Sectors

22 Killed in Fresh Attacks in Southern Kaduna

Michael Ibru’s Children Fight over Father’s Estate

Britain Posts First Female High Commissioner to Nigeria

Lagos Files Criminal Charges Against Lekki Gardens’ MD, Eight Others

Resetting Nigeria’s Economy by Boosting Infrastructure

PDP Crisis: Makarfi Seeks Stay of Execution on A’Court Ruling

Again, Saraki Meets with Buhari in London

CCB Refuses to Release Asset Declaration Forms of Current, Past Public Officers

Presidency, Senate Condemn Xenophobic Attacks against Nigerians in South Africa

Russia Overtakes Saudi Arabia as World’s Top Crude Oil Producer

Nuru Appointed FCMB CEO, Balogun to Head HoldCo

Kachikwu Clarifies Nigeria’s $100bn Loss to Militancy in Niger Delta

NBS: JAMB Got 11.7m Applications in Six Years

Army’s Kill-and-deny Tactics are Despicable, Says IPOB

Senate C’ttee Accuses Magu of Extra-budgetary Spending, Abuse of Service-wide Votes

Absence of Metuh’s Counsel Stalls Hearing on Motion to Summon Ex-NSA

Commence Impeachment Proceedings on Obiano Now, PDP Tells Anambra Assembly

Supreme Court Upholds Acquisition of Oshodi, Matori Industrial Estates by LASG

APC Members Don’t Believe in Buhari’s Fight Against Corruption, Says Bwacha

Labour Unions Warn as Ondo Accountant General Abandons Office

Housing Deficit: Lagos Begins Allocation of Rent-to-Own Schemes

Senate C’ttee: Nigeria Has No Records of Oil, Non-oil Export Activities Since June 2015

Osinbajo, Governors Consider How to Boost Rice, Wheat Production

DPR Seals Nakem Depot, Seizes 1.5m Litres of Adulterated Petrol

House C’ttee: N450bn Expended on Amnesty Programme

Justice Ademola Earmarked N54m for Lagos Property, Witness Tells Court

Atiku Harps on Good Leadership for Nigeria

NEITI: Why Nigeria Needs Disclosure of Real Owners of Oil Assets

NNPC Sets Three-year Target to Transit to Incorporated Joint Venture

Army, Navy, Others Owe PH Disco N91.2bn

Baywood Eyes Acquisitions of Marginal Fields, Bigger Acreages

Food Inflation: FG Mulls Utilisation of Grain Reserve as Farmers Kick

Ibadan Disco Blames Inadequate Prepaid Meters on Scarcity of Forex

Chemstar Records Increased Turnover, Seeks More Forex Allocation from CBN

Propel to Partner Foreign Firm in oil Bunkering Business

HarvestPlus Targets MacArthur Foundation $100m Grant

Nigeria Remains Investors’ Priority, Says BON Hotels Boss

Etisalat Upbeat of Profitable Financial Year

Investing in Plantain Processing Plants

Costello: Shell Will Deliver Real Value

Investors in Commercial Property Settle for REIT as Funding Option

Osinbajo to Declare Open Made in Nigeria Building Materials Expo

Lagos: An Emerging Mega City or Mega Slum?

NMRC Unveils Innovative Mortgage Market System

FG, UNIDO, UNITAR, GEF Create Awareness on Danger of Mercury

Monday 20th February 2017

42 Days Left to Enter Project in LafargeHolcim Awards competition

I Want to Go to London… to See Buhari

Rising Domestic Violence: Toothlessness of Child’s Rights Act

Why States Must Seek to Enforce Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act 2015

Dissecting the S’West Integration Plan

Understanding the Myth of James Ibori

The Tech Way


Onitsha Fire: 13 Buildings, 16 Vehicles, 3 Filling Stations Affected, Says NEMA

CBN Directs Banks to Open FX Retail Outlets at Airports

Stop Using Ekiti to Fight Political Battle, Osinkolu Advises Fayose

21 Killed in Fresh Attacks in Southern Kaduna

S’Court Upholds Acquisition of Oshodi, Matori Industrial Estates by Lagos Govt

Protect Nigerians, Presidency Tells AU, S’African Govt

Ladi Balogun to Head FCMB Group, Nuru Appointed Bank CEO

Security Agents Barricade Venue of Makarfi-led PDP Meeting

Sokoto Releases N2.2bn for Payment of Gratuity to LG Workers

Lagos Charges Lekki Gardens MD, Eight Others to Court


Housing Deficit: Lagos Begins Allocation of Rent-to-own Schemes

Sunday, February 19, 2017

31 Days After, Nation Awaits Buhari’s Return

Ex-NNPC Boss, Yakubu, Fights Back, Asks Court to Set Aside Forfeiture of $9.7m

Osinbajo Rejects New Official Residence for Vice President

How African Media is Dealing with Fake News  

FG to Decide What to Do with New Official Residence for Vice President

Shettima Meets Heads of Security Agencies over Resurgence of Boko Haram Attacks

Goodie Ibru Retires from Ikeja Hotels

Seplat Boss Throws Weight behind Sale of National Assets

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Spent $250m on Nigeria’s Health, Education in 2016

Cross River Frustrated with FG over 260km Super Highway

PDP will Win 2018 Ekiti Gov Poll Despite Party’s Crisis, Fayose Boasts

Anyaoku: Wike Deserves The Sun Award  

South-east APC Vows to Win Anambra Guber Poll  

UNILAG Alumni Seek Support for Annual Concert

New Ondo Monarch Gets Staff of Office

#BreakFree Flashmob Surprises Shoppers at Ikeja Mall

UNICAL Ex-Bursar Planning ‘Sponsored Protest’ against School Authority, Group Alleges

Five Dead as Lagos, Ogun Battle 50 Emergencies in Three Days

Police Nab Serial ATM Robber

Epe Farmers Raise the Alarm over Incessant Kidnapping

The Politics That Could Have Grounded Ekiti

Rangers, Rivers Utd Through to Next Round,

Ambode Offers Lifeline to National Stadium in Lagos

2017 NPA LAGOS POLO: Leighton Kings Emerge Open Cup Champions

Kwara Police Record Breakthroughs

Bello: Why I’m Aiding the Physically Challenged 

Beko Ransome and the Right to Healthcare


Fitch Affirms Three UBA Subsidiaries’ Ratings at ‘B-‘

Wigwe, Terraz Appointed Co-chairs of NiBUCAA

LASG Partners ARM to Train One Million Lagosians on Computer Coding

UPDC Sends Profit Warning, Expects Lower Earnings

PwC Raises the Alarm over Imminent Disruption in Financial Sector

PenCom Seeks Approval of N5.09bn As  Total Expenditure in 2017

Amaechi Seeks Lawmakers’ Support on Amendment of Moribund Maritime Laws

House Committee Mediates in JosepDam, Honeywell Dispute

PenCom to Target Informal Sector

First Millionnaire Emerges in Skye Bank’s Reward Promo Season Ii Draw

Greentree Provides Investment Platform for African Start-ups

Ete Emerges Chevron PENGASSAN Branch Chairman

Gionee Picks Sheyi Shey as Ambassador

CAC Chief Wins Innovative Leadership Award

Mothers Win Gold Ring Award at SOS Children Village

MSMEs as Gateway to Economic Prosperity

Dozie: Nigerian Banks Have Built Buffers to Absorb Shocks

Sunday 19th February 2017

19 Nigerian Academics Conduct Research in Shell Sabbatical Programme

Gombe LG Polls: APC Put Aside Differences, Strategises Towards Victory

C’River Dares FG over 260km Super Highway

Lalong’s Deputy Chief of Staff Slumps, Dies

Follow Due Process, Kwara APC Chair Tells Defectors

Our Politicians Fail to Plan for Future, Says Obi

S’East APC Vows to Win Anambra Governorship Poll

Ondo: New Monarch Gets Staff of Office

Ex-Poly Workers Lament Deaths over Unpaid Gratuity, Pension Arrears

Super Eagles to Play Senegal, Burkina Faso in London

Saturday, February 18, 2017

AF Confederation Cup: Ubah Urges Anambra Warriors to Beat Al-Masry

Lincoln, Millwall Claim Famous FA Cup Upsets

Time and The Judicial Process

CBN Releases Additional Forex to Banks for School Fees, PTA

Sherrif: I’m Ready to Sacrifice My Position for Peace in PDP

Arumemi-Ikhide: Acquisition of Arik in ‘Commando Style’, Bad Signal to Investors

Nigeria Drops to Fourth Position as China’s Trade Partner

Osinbajo Signs Seven Bills into Law

Xenophobia: S’ Africans Attacked, Looted Nigerian Businesses, Says Union

PenCom Puts FG’s 2017 Pension Liabilities at N113.02bn

Army Refutes Alleged Disparity in Payment of Troops

Fashola: We Must Change Current N’ Delta Narrative

Algorithm Media Announces Partnership with GroupM

50 Senators Brainstorm in A’Ibom on Problems Facing Petroleum Sector

Boko Haram: Madagali Youths Blame Stakeholders’ Influence on Military for Persistent Insurgency

Nigerian Breweries Lauds Ugwuanyi on 9th Mile Rehabilitation

50,000 Youths March, Pray for Buhari in Daura

Is Fake News the New Normal?

True Love Actually …As Wife Celebrates Former Taraba Governor, Danbaba Suntai, on Valentine’s Day

Old Wine Tastes Better! How Susan Hart-Kuku Tames and Titillates Hubby, Olorogun Sunny Kuku

This is What Nkechi Okocha Learnt About Honour

Chinese Companies and the Development of Telecommunications and Agriculture in Nigeria


Temple Management Company Signs New Deal with 9ice, Jeff Akoh

Niyola Gives Lucky Fan Sexy Lap Dance at Eargasm Concert

From #OscarsSoWhite to #GrammySoWhite

I Have Never Been to a Classroom

Tale of Love versus Family in Brand New Movie

For Ben Enwonwu, Aig-Imoukhuede Goes to London

Election as War: How Dickson Defeated Sylva

A Tribe called Young

Nigerian Prisons Service and the Farm-to-feed Strategy for Inmates

Southern Kaduna Killings: Military to the Rescue

As NPC Faces the Realities of the Nigerian Society

2019 and APC’s None-elective Convention

In Benin, Osinbajo Preaches Religious Tolerance, National Unity

Odumakin: Why Nigeria Should Be Restructured

Princewill: Lack of Internal Party Democracy Hampering Our Politics

Okechukwu: Our Best Bet on Igbo Presidency is to Support Buhari

Appeal Court Brings PDP to Another Crossroads

Again, Experts Seek Coordinated Approach to Tame Inflation

Formulating Nigeria’s Economic Recovery Plan

The Green Shoots of Recovery Are Here: A Steady Rise in Foreign Exchange Reserves

Assessing the Impact of Ban on Vehicles through Land Borders

The Fresh Moves to End Militancy in Niger Delta

A Peep into Akpasubi’s Journalism Literatures

Algorithm Media Enters Market with Robust Promise for Brands

Waiting on Discos to Validate MDAs’ Debts

Saturday 18th February 2017

Taiwo Oloyede:  Football Runs in  My Family

Arsenal Set for the Crumbs with Sutton Trip

Top Bundesliga, Serie A Clubs Clash on StarTimes 

McLaren: Alonso Primed for F1’s 2017 Challenge 

Ex-Internationals Storm Akwa Ibom for SuperSport Let’s Play

2017 NPA Lagos International Polo Tournament:

An Evening of Fun with Hajia Lami Tumaka

…GTBank Backs Tourney 

Massilia Motors Ltd. Becomes Sole  Distributor of Mitsubishi Motors in Nigeria

Beyond Politics: The Beauty of the Visit of the Acting President to Rivers State

Airfrance: Charles de Gaulle Hub Clocks 20

CBN Pegs Dollar Rate for School Fees, PTA at N375/$

Friday, February 17, 2017

Scores Killed as Military Foils Attempt by Boko Haram to Invade Maiduguri

London Police Launches Criminal Investigation into Kingsway Church’s £5m Ponzi Investment

Sally Mbanefo Still Unruffled after Exit from NTDC 

  Ex- Ogun Speaker, Titi Oseni, Finds Love Again!

Australian Envoy Seeks Closer Ties with Enugu 

Osinbajo’s Visit to N’Delta: Tompolo’s Monarch Warns Subjects against Bombing National Assets

Three Dead, 23 Injured as GUO Bus Plunges into Lagos River

Gunmen Abduct Delta N.U.T. Treasurer

Jubilation as Niger N-Power Beneficiaries Receive Salaries

Osinbajo Reschedules Ondo Visit

Hospital Offers Free Health Camp

Kano Women Protest Abductions

Rotary Club to Donate Books

Ugwuanyi Assesses Fire Service

Ripples over NCS Revocation of 1, 968 Licenses

Peterside: NIMASA in Total Support of Nigeria Maritime University

Media Tasked on Balance Reporting

Local Content Board Chair Decries Low Access to $600m Fund

AATF Spent $16m on Beans Optimisation for 8m African Farmers, Says Kyetere

US Ambassador Admonishes Nigerians to Bury Differences for Unity

House to Conclude Legal Framework on Climate Change

Don’t Spare Corrupt Officials, NUJ tells Niger Governor

Diamond Bank Rewards Customers with N4m for using Mobile App

LASG Partners ARM to Train Lagosians on Computer Coding

BPE, House of Reps to Assist JEDC Tackle Challenges

Adele: Someone Like I Do!

When will Recovered Loot Impact on Our Lives?

Yemi Osinbajo: When an Acting President Acts Well


Woman Are You  Trying to Get Pregnant?

Andrew Yakubu: the Case of the Reluctant Philanthropist

Ramsey Nouah: At Home, My Wife’s Decision is Final

Friday 17th February 2017

US Ambassador Call for Unity among Nigerians

Kano Women Protest Incessant Abduction of Teenagers

Appeal Court Affirms Sheriff as PDP National Chairman

Kyetere: AATF Spent $16m on Beans Optimization for 8m Farmers in Nigeria, Malawi, Others

Thursday, February 16, 2017

At NEC, Governors Stop Short of Calling for Devaluation

…Await EFCC Probe on Alleged Diversion of Paris Club Refunds

Nigeria’s $1bn Eurobond Starts Trading on London Stock Exchange

Tale of Two Currencies: Egypt Sets Itself Apart from Nigeria

NNPC Reports N197bn Trading Loss for 2016

Style Icons in Focus as Jide Ipaye Features in African Voices

Boko Haram Insurgents Attack NAF Helicopter Conveying Medics 

NPC to Include Religion, Ethnicity in 2018 National Census

DMO: Nigerian Economy Too Strong to Ask for Debt Forgiveness

Presidency: No Special Reception Planned for Buhari’s Return

Presidency Budgets N100m to Purchase Bullet Proof Tyres

FG Denies Withholding Ekiti State’s  Statutory Allocation

Ozekhome Asks Court to Vacate Order Freezing His Account

Again, Health Workers Set to Embark on National Strike

Appeal Court Rules on PDP Leadership Tussle Today

BPE Boss Wants Independence for NERC

Wigwe, Terraz, Others Collaborate to Combat HIV/AIDS in Nigeria

Navy to Establish Three Additional Bases in Lekki Free Trade Zone, Others

Modu Sheriff’s PDP Prays for Buhari’s Full Recovery

FG Raises N160bn in First Quarter Auction

Seaport Traffic Declines By 20.6% on Forex Illiquidity

Belgore: A Judicial Icon Who Aspired to be a Medical Doctor

Nigerian Airlines Spend over N10bn Annually on Taxes

With Another Bedridden President, Nigeria is Fourth Time Unlucky with its Choice

Fidelity Bank Trains Children on Social Etiquette

United Capital Grows Profit by 133%, Recommends N3bn Dividend

It’s Time to Move Anambra from Moneybag Politics to Politics of Ideas, Says Nwibe

Heritage Bank Facilitates Disbursement of N3bn YIEDP Fund

NPA Boss Gives FRSC March 1 Deadline to Enforce MSSRW

Intels Highlights Benefits of Onne Oil and Gas Free Zone

‘Ours is a Business of Life Transformation’

Risk Analysis – Shine Your Eye

Preparing Kaduna Airport for International

Wakanow Set to Launch Commercial Operation in UK

Group Kicks against Transfer of Containers to Ikorodu Terminal

Is CBN Unlawfully Distorting the Forex Market?

RCCG Holds Worldwide Marathon Messiah’s Praise for Adeboye at 75

Thursday 16th February 2017

Kidnappers Release FRSC Official, Wife after Paying N1.5m Ransom

FUT Minna Shut over Students’ Protest

Govs Await EFCC Probe Report on Alleged Diversion of Paris Club Refunds

Kwara Earmarks N2.5bn for SMEs

Boko Haram: Foreign Delegates Visit Borno to Assess Level of Devastation

Nigeria Raises N160bn Bonds at Yields below Inflation

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Masari: Shema’s Ordeal is a Lesson in Leadership

Saraki: The President We Met was Witty and Healthy

Ben Enwonwu’s Bronze Sculpture, Anyanwu, Auctions for Record £353,000 at Bonhams

South African Investor Laps up Zenith, Access Bank Shares

Nigerian Returnees from Libya Narrate Tales of Rape, Abuse, Violence

FG Yet to Decide How Much to Borrow from World Bank

Power Generation Increases to 4,043MW as Gas Supply Improves

FRSC Boss Visits El-Rufai over Ban

Osinbajo Visit: Rivers Elders Disown Amaechi’s Divisive Stakeholders’ Meeting

Wike Sacks Health Commissioner

C’ttee Seeks Extension for Submission of Report on Accidental Bombing of IDP Camp

Tambuwal, Dangote Flag off Rice Outgrowers Scheme in Sokoto

Enugu: Ugwuanyi Floors Ayogu Eze at Appeal Court

Italian Senator Demands Inquest on OPL 245

NCC Commences Review of Voice Termination Cost for Telcos

PDP Asks Police to Reconsider Fate of Six Dismissed Officers

Enalemah Engages US Trade Officials to Boost Investment Ties

N1.162bn Fraud: Judge Adjourns Dariye’s Case to March 2

Hope for Women with Obstetric Fistula

FGM: 17-Year-Old Escapes Being Mutilated

FG Urged to Redesign National Health Insurance Scheme

20% Tax on Medicaments and the Incoming Pain


Air Force Provides Medical Outreach to Lagos IDPs

Consultant Expresses Concern over Obsolete Cancer Equipment

Ngom: Investing in Youth Should be Africa’s Devt Priority

FG Pledges Partnership with CSOs on Implementation of SDGs

Funding, Infrastructure Threaten DSO Target

The State of Medicare in the South-east

Worrying Trend

What’s the Crucial Missing Link to Nigeria’s Devt?

Real Madrid Battle Back to Beat Napoli

MainOne Partners Signal Alliance to Deliver Microsoft 365

Agric Minister Laments Low Access to Loans By Cooperatives

KairoswebTV Unveils Online PR, Social Media Platform

Siasia, Niger Delta to Partner on Amnesty Programme

FG, Cross River Flag-off Waste to Wealth Programme

Europa: Pogba v Pogba as Man Utd Takes on Saint Etienne

Reinventing Waste Management in Lagos

Wednesday 15th Febraury 2017

What Are Friends For?

Bagdadioglu: Our Online Payment Platform Will Guarantee Transaction Safety

US Govt Advocates Equal Justice in Nigeria

Katsina Assembly Removes Speaker

Isheri Abduction: Kidnap Mastermind Arrested

Arewa Youth: Boko Haram Fight Lingers Due to Financial, Political Support from Sympathisers

2019: I Weep for PDP, Says Ekwueme

NSCDC Arrests Dealer of Adulterated Kerosene in Akwa Ibom

ASURI Tasks N’Assembly on Speedy Passage of National Research and Innovation Fund Bill

Bauchi to Revive Moribund Fertiliser Blending Company

IOCs Are Duty Bound on N’Delta Clean-up, FG Maintains

A Malaria-free Africa Within Reach

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

FG: Success of Eurobond is Proof the Economy is Recovering

Court Orders Forfeiture of $9.8m Recovered from Andrew Yakubu

FG Begins Disbursement of Social Intervention Funds

Union Bank Commences Activities to Mark 100th Year Anniversary

Kachikwu Unveils 20-Point Plan on Ending Militancy in the N’Delta

Fitch Rates Nigeria’s Eurobond ‘B+’

Presidency: Buhari is Home Sick, Will Soon Return

FG Doles out N70m to 56 Local Inventors

Why are Corrupt APC Stalwarts Not under Probe, PDP Asks Buhari

FG to Float Savings Bond for Nigerians, Says DMO DG

Rate of Naira Counterfeiting Less Than 1%, CBN Insists

FG Denies Plan to Raise N5tn from Asset Sales

Adamawa Christians Accuse FG of Discrimination in Rehabilitating N’East

Anenih Tells PDP to Forget Presidency Until Buhari Finishes His Tenure

Dogara Bemoans Worsening Economic Indicators

NIRSAL, Nigeria Railways Begin Movement of Grains by Rail

Court Dismisses Nyame’s No-Case Submission

US Announces Fresh Grant of N241.6m to Support Nigeria’s Power Sector

FG Suffers Setbacks in N1.5bn Fraud Charge against Ex-NSA Aide, Security Consultants

Stakeholders Allege Diversion of N10bn Using Arik as Conduit

Osinbajo Blames Current Hardship on Corruption

New Monarch Emerges in Igbara-Oke, Ondo

President, Govs, Legislators for Book Launch in Abeokuta

Former Rivers Govt Chief of Staff, Emeh Leaves APC for PDP

Navy Arrests 17 Vessels, Crew for Maritime Illegalities

Umahi Demands Sack, Trial of Two Soldiers who Brutalised Physically-challenged Man

Principal, Seven Others Arraigned for Tampering with BEDC Meters

Atiku Visits IBB in Minna

Edo Guber Poll: INEC Not Ready to Call Witnesses, Tribunal Adjourns till Friday

Presidency: Buhari Needs Support to Fight Powerful Corrupt Elements

Buhari Condoles Adamu Fika on His Wife’s Death

Army Currently Deployed in 32 States, Says Buratai

W’Bank: In Lagos, Two Out of Three Persons Live in Slums

N1.2bn Share Fraud: NSE Absolves Itself of Negligence

Emezi: Future of Life Insurance Business in Nigeria is Bright

Anchor Insurance Pays ‘Loss of Employment’ Claims to 120 Job Losers

NAICOM Confirms Pius Apere, MD/CEO of Linkage Assurance

Lessons to Learn from N10bn Share Scam

Safeguarding the Payment System

Building Local Capacity for Exports

Irene: FG Should Lead by Example by Insuring All its Assets

DMO Engenders Confidence with Eurobond Success

Giving that Makes an Impact

Wike’s Excitable Projects

Lessons from Pakistan for Nigeria


The Virus of Hate Speech

Aiyegbeni: I Want to End My Football Career in England

2017 NPA Lagos International Polo Gallops off with Clashes in Silver Cup

Golf: Danjuma Shines at IBB Ladies Open

Ex-Rangers Star, Obiekwu, Slumps, Dies in Action

Okpekpe Runners to Get Certificate of Attendance

Bayern, Arsenal Light up Allianz Arena in Round of 16 First Leg

Bale Left out of Real, Napoli Clash

Man City’s Jesus Suffers Broken Metatarsal

Tuesday 14th February 2017

For Anambra 2017, the Gladiators File Out Again

PSG Maul Barca 4-0

Five Farmers, Two OPC Members Kidnapped in Lagos

Army Officers to Testify in Shiite Members’ Case in Kaduna Court

NIRSAL, NRC Begin North-South Movement of Grains by Rail

Sokoto Deputy Gov Seeks Support for Nigerian Army

Minister Laments Low Access to Credit Facilities by Cooperative Societies

Malabu Oil: Shell, Others Ask Court to Discharge Order of Forfeiture

North-east Rehabilitation: Adamawa Christians Accuse FG of Discrimination

Corps Member Builds Toilets at Bauchi NYSC Camp

Monday, February 13, 2017


Monday 13th February 2017

Trump Calls Buhari, Signifies Readiness to Help Nigeria with Weapons to Combat Terrorism

What Manner of Valentine for the Polyamorous in Nigeria

Osinbajo: FG Secures $1bn from Shell to Develop Niger Delta

20% of Naira in Circulation is Fake, Says Former CBN Dep Governor

Valentine, Baba’s Vacation and Other Stories

KPMG to Undertake Forensic Audit of Arik Air 

Osinbajo, Obasanjo, Others Pay Tribute to Murtala Muhammed

Discos Given 15 Days to Submit Accurate, Verifiable Records on MDA Debts

Saudi Arabia Cuts Oil Output, Shale Oil Remains a Problem

Nigeria’s January Inflation Seen to Remain Flat

NIRSAL to Stimulate Private Sector Investments in River Basins

PDP Strong, Still Popular, Despite Loss of Power, Says Jonathan

Alaibe Proffers Funding Options for 2017 Budget, Solutions to Niger Delta Militancy

FG Inaugurates Committee for Re-negotiation with University Unions

APC Revokes Disciplinary Actions by State Chapters

Regional Integration: S’West Govs to Adopt Uniform  Education, Security, Agric Policies

Court Adjourns Justice Ngwuta’s Trial to March 16 as FG Gets New Prosecutor

NNPC Initiates New Measures to Forestall Scarcity of Petroleum Products

FG Now Providing One Meal to over a Million Pupils in Seven States

IPOB Declares 17 Members Missing after Assault by Troops in Asaba

26-year-old Man Sentenced to Death for Murder

INEC Strategises for 2019 Elections, Says Use of National Identity Cards Not Feasible

EFCC Reopens 2005 $1m Fraud Charge against Ajudua

Refurbishment of Our Armoury Turned the Tide against Boko Haram, Says Army

EFCC: No Governor Indicted over Paris Club Loan Reimbursement

Christians Offer Prayers for Buhari in Borno

Abducted Isheri North Secretary Regains Freedom

Naval Ship, Crew Deployed to Oust Jammeh Return to Lagos

Court Reschedules Judgment on Apo Six Killings to March 9

Witness Tells Court How He Acquired over N2.3bn Properties for Ex-Air Chief, Umar

FirstBank Restates Commitment to Sustainability Principles

Sterling Bank Launches Care Initiative

Access Bank to Divest from Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers

Nigeria, Egypt, 14 Others for ITTF World Championships in Germany

Cameroon Targets Picking Four Points off Eagles

Maradona, Messi, Kanu to Play Anti-terrorism Match in Abuja

Rivers Police Report and the Litany of Questions

Korea Boosts Nigeria’s Taekwondo Tokyo 2020 Drive

PSG’s Lucas Dread Messi ahead of Last 16 Clash with Barca

Foreign Languages under the Spotlight

Death for Kidnappers, Ambode Got It Wrong – Olawale Fapohunda

When Government Hides Behind One Finger

Taming the Beasts in NDDC

7Up Refreshes over 35,000 Runners at Lagos City Marathon

Fashola: Nigeria Loses 3,000MW to Attacks on Gas Pipelines

Trump Pledges to Support Nigeria’s Fight against Terrorism with Military Weapons

FG Declares Emergency Situation in Port Harcourt over ‎Air Pollution

Recession Compels LASG to Approve 50% Fare Increase

Revealed: 20% of Naira in Circulation is Fake

US President Trump Speaks to Buhari Today

Police Rescue Kidnapped Isheri Secretary

Allocation to S’West in FG’s 2017 Budget Appalling, Degrading, Says Fayose


Sunday, February 12, 2017

As Emefiele Targets $40bn FX Reserves, CBN’s Strategy Becomes Apparent  

FG Accused of Using Arik’s Take over as Ruse to Set up National Carrier

Whistleblowers Rake in N55.6bn Looted Funds

Xenophobic Attacks in S’Africa Continue, Nigerians, Other Immigrants Lose Homes

Croatian President Hosts Rising Nigerian Education-for-Girls Advocate, Zuriel Oduwole

The Ogre Called DSS

A New House for Bayelsa

Landing Cost of Petrol Now above N145 per Litre

Senate, House Begin Public Hearing on 2017 Budget

Ibori: My Detractors Sent Me to Jail

PDP Woos Party Elders, Embarks on Re-branding

Qatar Flight Incident was Caused by Bird strike, Says NCAA

NPDC Blames Vandalism of Forcados Trunk Line for Gas Supply to Gencos

Afenifere, Ohanaeze in Historic Parley

N’Delta Stakeholders Warn against Open Destruction of Illegal Refineries

NBS: NBET Recorded over N1.34bn in Bulk Electricity Transactions in 2016

Fresh Pro-Buhari Mega Rallies to Hit Major Cities

Darah Calls for Restructuring of Nigeria

APC Clears Council Polls in Yobe

FG to Introduce Speed Cameras on Nigeria’s Roads

Tambuwal: I Never Hated Jonathan as a Person

NIMASA Pledges Support for FG’s Decision on Maritime University

Ekwueme Urges Igbo to Aspire for Presidency

Osinbajo Congratulates New President of Somalia

Court Fixes March 7 to Hear Suit against Buhari, AGF over Appointment of CJN

Aggrieved Oil Service Coy Employees Protest in Enugu, Demand N12bn Entitlements

Bwacha Wants Pro-active Measures to Stem Decline in Education Standards

25,000 Women to Benefit from Sokoto’s N250m Loan

South West PDP prays for Buhari’s Recovery

Indian Occupied Kashmir and the Nigerian Factor

Adeola and the Burden of Ancestral Ties

Biafra and Kalu’s Misunderstood Prognosis

N17.5bn Bad Loans Cripple NERFUND 

Food Prices Expected to Crash as Fertiliser Bill Nears Passage

Onu: Private Sector Investment in Research, Others Will Boost Local Production

NBCC Harps on SME Growth at 40th Anniversary

NESP: Implementation of Energy Efficiency Measures Will Save Nigeria 30-35% Energy

Nigerian Wins DStv Eutelsat Star Awards in Poster Category 

Chivita, Hollandia Win in Equity Awards 2016

Liman Bags Law Students Society Award

Entrepreneurship Award to Odogwu, Most Timely, Says DNIDA

  Independent Survey Rates Glo 4G LTE Best in Lagos

ARMHIIL Invests $552m in Amandi Energy Power Plant in Ghana

NIMET, British America Tobacco Partner to Enhance Farmers’ Yield

Hope Rises for Arik after AMCON Take Over

Product Quality, Govt Support Will Boost Perishable Goods Export

Maritime Workers Pass Vote of Confidence on MWUN Leadership

Nigeria Remains Investors’ Priority, Says BON Hotels Boss

Wakanow Set to Launch Commercial Operation in UK

Oseni Joins Lagos State Economic Team

Equities Market Remains Bearish as Investors Embrace Risk-free Instruments

Belgore: Investing in Mutual Funds Reduces Risks

External Reserves Hit $28.699bn

KPMG: Clear Govt Policies Will Enhance Nigeria’s Revenue  

Fidelity Bank Rewards More Customers in Promo

Citi Promotes Technology Innovation  

Stanbic IBTC Revamps Medical Centre in Lagos

Ministry Bullish on Green Bond, Discusses Projects with Green Potential

Teacher, Don’t Teach Me Nonsense –1

CONFED CUP: Ifeanyi Ubah Walks Tight Rope with Al Masry Draw, Wikki Crashes

Enyimba: No Planned Protest over Stadium, Says Anyansi Agwu

Leaders Plateau Utd Suffers First Loss

Okpekpe Race Promoter Hails Ambode, Access Bank over Lagos City Marathon  

Maradona, Messi, Kanu to Play Anti-terrorism Match in Nigeria  

CAF CONFED CUP: Big Boys Struggle in the Continent

Kanu: Why I Want Arsenal Academy in Nigeria

Sunday 12th February 2017

AGF Explains Why FG Fired Justice Ngwuta’s Prosecutor

Tambuwal: I Had Nothing against Jonathan

Bwacha Advocates Proactive Measures to Stem Decline in Education Sector

Ganduje: I’m Ready for Reconciliation with Kwankwaso

Niger Govt Inaugurates Committee to Boost Revenue Drive

Making Jest of Buhari’s Ill-Health is Satanic, Says Varsity Don‎

Saturday, February 11, 2017

The Drama Republic of Nigeria

President Buhari’s Health

Magu: 90% of the Cause of our Recession is Corruption

Buhari’s Wife Thanks Nigerians for Supporting the President

With Boko Haram on the Run, Yobe Holds First Council Poll in 4yrs

Religion Driving Nigeria Apart, Says Ooni of Ife

Vintage Maradona! Ibrahim Babangida’s Nine Lives

Fifi Ejindu Hits 55

From Wedlock to War…Estranged Celebrity Couple, Toke Makinwa and Maje Ayida, Strap Up for War

Over 20 Shops Razed in Bayelsa inferno

Unknown Persons Destroy Foundation Stone of Military Base in Southern Kaduna

FG to Resettle North-east IDPs Soon

Ekweremadu Uncovers Plot to Tarnish His Image

20 Feared Killed in Renewed Clash between A’Ibom and Cross River

Crisis of Confidence Rocks Rivers APC

NFPAWA Calls for Entry in Risk Management Writing Competition

Atere Charges Nigerians to Reciprocate God’s Faithfulness


Take a Billionier’s Chance with Ireen Bill

Bartender Reality Show Kicks Off

Homeschooling as the New Deal

Morachi’s Comeback Story

Nigeria and its interaction with religious forces

In It’s Her Day, Bovi, King of Nigerian Comedy, Goes to the Movies

Ogun 2019: Ogun West Agitation Gains Momentum

On the Onnoghen Confirmation Conundrum

Nigerian Army’s Commendable Reaction to Soldiers’ Inhumaneness

Mystery Photographer Became My Wife

Abuja Airport Closure: Ndigbo Raise issues Over Collapsed Enugu/Otukpa/Ajaokuta Road

Dissent of the Depressed

2019 and PDP’s Coalition Dream

Governance – Re-Invented: The Ambodian Style

Labour, Boundaries and Appetites

We are All Involved in the Forex Challenge

Tinubu, Akande’s Visit: The Power in Pictures

Appraising Nigeria’s ‘Valentine Governor’

Reflections on Ogun State Youth Convention

The Burden of Marketing APC to Ndigbo

Legalising Constituency Development Projects

Of Security Helicopters and the Custom-made Lies

With 780% Oversubscription of Eurobond, Nigeria’s Economy Remains Resilient, Attractive

Profiting from Improved Crude Prices and Production Volumes

Looking at Biofuel Market for Forex Earnings

Stimulating Economic Activities with Lagos-Ibadan Railway

Enhanced Productivity as Recipe for Economic Recovery

Adeosun: We’ll Utilise Govt Spending Power to Stimulate Unprecedented Investment Drive

Saturday 11th February 2017

Eko offers Cuisine Across Continents for Valentine

Growing Small Businesses in Lagos State

Nwankwo: We’re Aligning Long-term Debt with Infrastructure Needs

ABTA Launches Fam Trips to Lagos, Addis

Lufthansa to Offer 24 “Lighting Scenarios” on A350

Foundation for Military Battalion in Southern Kaduna Demolished

Oba Seeks IG’s Assistance over Land Dispute

LG Polls Peaceful in Yobe

EFCC Discovers $9.8 Million and 74,000 Pounds in former GMD of NNPC, Andrew Yakubu’s House

Tambuwal Assents to N204bn 2017 Budget

Flyovers: How Ambode is Turning Lagos into a Big Construction Site

Friday, February 10, 2017

AMBODE: Between Light and Darkness

For Gbadamosi, Bouquet of Arts for the Lagos Dream

First Guarantee v. Nze Chidi Duru:  One Week, One Trouble?

Lagos Waste Managers Appeal to  Ambode to Retain Them

Wike Unveils Land Ship, MV Rivers Pride, Approves C of O

 Dearth of Functional Facilities Hinder NCS Roles 

Osinbajo in Bayelsa, Proposes NewVision for Niger Delta

Muslim Brotherhood Planning Deadly Attacks in Nigeria, Says FG

Speculative Attack Weakens Naira to over N500 Mark on Parallel Market

ECOWAS Parliament Laments Nigeria’s Economic Decline

Production Cuts: OPEC Attains over 90% Compliance

Peterside Charges Media

NCS Intercepts 17 Items worth over N1194m in Zone C 

Former NPA MD, Others Join Port Notel Terminal

$1b Eurobond: Fayose Blasts FG, Says  Loan Burden on Future Generations

Ex-Niger Delta Militants Give Ultimatum to NDDC over Contracts

HURIWA to DSS: Stop Persecution of Christian Leaders

World Bank Report: African Cities Among Costliest in the World

‘Nigeria Records 80,000 Cancer Related Deaths Yearly’

Boko Haram Kills 7 Nigerian Soldiers in Ambush

Police Promote Officers for Rejecting $120m Bribe

Vehicular Movement Restricted as Yobe Council Polls Hold

Waste is Nigeria’s Greatest Challenge, Says Obaseki

Benue Residents Get 7000 New Prepaid Meters

Anambra Central Senatorial Dispute: Umeh Floors Ekwunife at Supreme Court

Lagos Marathon Holds Today, 100, 000 Athletes Battle for $50,000

Isheri Kidnapping: Suspects Reduce Ransom to N50m 

Chivita and Hollandia win Best Brand Equity Awards 2016

Tiwa Savage, Thandiswa Mazwai for African Voices

Yakubu Aiyegbeni: On Mission to Salvage Coventry City

Liverpool Fans Sing Redemption Song as Tottenham Storm Anfield

Darmstadt Welcome Dortmund Live on StarTimes

Klitschko Says Joshua will be His Toughest Opponent

MultiChoice Brings Emirates FA Cup to DStv, GOtv Viewers

GOtv Boxing Night Stars Set for World Stage

Beach Olympics Gets March 3rd Date 

EL Marino Charges Adults to be More Active in Sports 

Nansel Selbol, Taking USL by Storm

Greg Odutayo: At Royal Roots, We Do Things Differently

LIL TRIM: I Make Music on How I Feel

WizBoyy, Moet Abebe Emerge ‘Star Guests’

Emecheta: Anambra, Now a Fertile Ground For Outdoor Advertising

Hogan Lovells, Academy of Chocolate Host ‘Bean to Bar’

Lai Mohammed  Visits Owu Fall

Where Will You Be This Valentine?

Maserati Recalls Three Models for Potential Fire Hazards

Triple Triumph for Kia at iF Design Awards 2017

Mercedes Trademarks ‘EQ Power +’  for  Future Electric Car

Toyota Landcruiser Wins 4wd of the Year Award 

Kia Partners Arthouse for Affordable Art  Auction Today

Safety Rules For Children-A Parental Guide

Kanu, Babayaro, Others, Headline MTN’s Partnership with Arsenal

Olamide, Phyno, Falz, Timaya, Others Set to Perform at Wazobia Carnival on Valentine

August Secrets Gives Back to Rural Mothers

BBNaija: Seyi Shay, DJ Waxxy to Perform at  Live Eviction Show 

African Dishes Take Center Stage As Bukas and Joints Enters 3rd Season

Aisha Buhari’s Aide, Hajio Sani’s Haughtiness   

Agbani Darego’s Wrong Move?

Tonye Cole’s Graceful Heart

Bimbo Ashiru Plans Big For Mom’s Burial

Joy in Yemisi Adeniji-Wada’s Heart

Tony Elumelu, Liyel Imoke’s Untold Voyage


S.O. Babalola: I Came to Lagos with One Pound, 10 Shillings

Lai Mohammed and The APC Are Uncommonly Gifted Liars!

A Prayer for President Buhari

Franca Onyeje Atokolo: My Husband Is a Pastor But Keeps Things Fresh Between the Sheets

Friday 10th February 2017

Fayose Decries FG’s $1bn Eurobond, Says Loan a Burden to Generations Unborn

Anambra Central Senatorial Dispute: Umeh Floors Ekunife at S’Court

OPEC Attains over 90% Compliance to Production Cuts

Naira Falls to N506/$ on Parallel Market

Suspected Ritualists Behead Herdsman in Ekiti

Mobil Producing Nigeria Gets New Managing Director

Sokoto to Procure 50,000 Tonnes of Fertiliser at N5bn

Gambia to Reduce West African Force to 500

AMCON Appoints Arik Air Deputy MD Aero CEO

Ekiti 2018: APC Elders Warn Aspirants against Betrayal

WakaFlicks Hosts Movie Picnic in Lagos

Gunmen Attack Police Station, Kill 4 in Kogi

Flight Safety International Wichita KS

SIFAX Group Boss Canvasses Teaching of Maritime in Secondary Schools

NPA Partners NIM on Capacity Building

17,000 Farmers Empowered through Intervention Loans in Osun

Illegal Taxes: Custom Agents Accuse Shipping Firms of Violating WTO Convention

Peterside: Nigeria to Export Seafarers Soon

NCS Seme Command Generated N594.19M in January 2017

Italy’s Meridiana Begins Flight to Nigeria, Ghana

NIMASA’s ISPS Code Implementation Crusade

Making Nigerian Airlines Profitable

Odunze : Nigerian Banks Can Do More

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Igbo Political Dilemma and Future of Nigeria

After Phone Calls, Saraki, Dogara Assure Nigerians Buhari is in Top Form

FG Takes over Troubled Arik, AMCON Says Airline Too Important to Fail

Nigeria’s $1bn Eurobond Records Eight Times Oversubscription, Signposting Investor Confidence

Qatar Flight Experiences Burst Tyre on Take off

Establishment of Beneficial Ownership Register in the Offing to Unmask Real Owners of Companies

Nigeria’s President is Missing in Action

Defiant Welcome of Ibori

PDP Agrees to Work with Other Opposition Parties to Tackle APC

Buhari Replaces Soldiers with DSS Operatives as Body Guards in Aso Rock

Osinbajo in Crucial Meeting with Heads of Anti-graft, Security Agencies

Osinbajo Asks Nigerians to Bear Today’s Pains for a Greater Tomorrow

No Recession in Kaduna, Says Commissioner

Communications Minister Calls for Calm, Prayer for Buhari

FG May Reverse Forex Restriction on 41 Items, Says Customs

Magu: Corruption is Fighting Back

El-Rufai: There’s a 37-year History behind Kaduna Crisis

Banks to Pool N25bn Annually to Support Export, Import Substitution

Osinbajo Resumes Peace Talks in N’Delta, to Meet Bayelsa Leaders Today

FG Seeks Re-categorisation of Some Federal Roads to State Roads

FMDQ Adopts S&P Nigeria Sovereign Bond Index

Jaiz Bank’s Listing Adds N37bn to NSE Market Capitalisation

LCCI: Nigeria’s Security Problems Damaging to Investor Confidence, FDI

FG’s Lawyer Withdraws from Justice Ngwuta’s Trial

Three Killed, Two Injured as Gunmen Abduct Isheri Estate Secretary

Linkage Assurance Grows Profit by 58%

Free Zones Create 200,000 Jobs, Attract $20bn Investments

Amosun Pardons Three Prisoners, Commutes Death Sentence on Two Others

Rohr: Nigeria Will Beat Bafana Bafana, Eliminate Cameroon

IYC, INC, Others Endorse Bayelsa Cattle Ranch, Flay Critics

‘I’m a Lover of Music’

FIFA Ranking: Eagles Move up 10 Spots

Abia Poly: Unraveling the Monsters Behind the Conundrum

Rangers Begin Hunt for Continental Honours in Algeria

NPFL: Enyimba, ABS Fire Late Winners at Home

Adebola Adejobi: Good Night My Fighter, My Fixer!

Federal Agencies Involved in Political Blackmail against Rivers, Says Wike

Kanu’s Obsession with Biafra is Scary, Says Wife

Notore signs MUo with Cross River State on 255,000 Metric ton-Producing Rice Mill

Breaking News: Gunmen Abduct Isheri North Secretary

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

FG: No Basis Comparing Yar’Adua’s Health Issues with Buhari’s

NJC Re-nominates Onnoghen Acting CJN, Pending Senate Confirmation

PDP Opens Merger Talks with LP, SDP, Five Other Parties

UN: Boko Haram is Broke

Senate Approves $1bn Eurobond Sale, Investors Fret over Oil Risk

Russian Ship Crew Taken Hostage off Nigerian Coast

Free Trade Zones Operators Kick as Senate Moves to Amend OGEFZA Act

MTN Expects Annual Loss Due to Fine on Nigerian Subsidiary

Seven New Cases of Lassa Fever Reported in Edo, Ondo, Bauchi

Osinbajo, Sanusi in Closed-door Meeting

FEC Gives Nod to Measures to Bring down Food Prices

NBS: N1.03bn Sub-standard Products Impounded in 2016

Malabu Oil: Italian Prosecutors Seek Trial of Eni CEO

Former Finance Minister, Nenadi Usman, Seeks Court’s Permission to Travel Abroad for Treatment

FG Amends Charges against Saraki in CCT Trial

Withdraw Your False, Unguarded Statement Now, Senate Tells Amaechi

Makoju Seeks Restructuring, Better Funding for Stable Electricity Supply

Collapse of Ibadan Depot Heightens Concern over Fuel Shortages in South-west

EFCC Arraigns Senior Advocate, Belgore, Ex-minister for Money Laundering

Senate C’ttee: Nigeria Has Highest Maternal Mortality Rate in the World

Unite for the Task ahead, Nwodo Charges Ndigbo

DHQ: Military to Uphold Human Rights Tenets

Rivers Elders Condemn Police Report on Rerun Elections

Kingsley Kuku’s Case, Frivolous, Says Abuja Inquirer Publisher

NCDMB Pledges to Partner Nigeria Machine Tools

FCTA Bans Church Posters from Abuja Metropolis

Presidency, Senate to Collaborate on Legal Framework for Credit Information Sharing with Credit Bureaus

WTO: Nigeria Needs Access to Foreign Markets to Boost Exports

Police Prevent Passengers Seeking Refund from Arik

Army Begins Construction of Infrastructure in Sambisa Forest

Police to Deploy Sniffer Dogs on Kaduna-Abuja Highway, Vulnerable Spots

Man Beheaded in Ekiti over Bloody Land Dispute

NAFDAC Seizes N 2.5m Drugs, Fruit Juice, Food Seasonings in Sokoto

Sokoto Chief Judge Pardons 28 Awaiting-trial Inmates

Suspected Vandals Invade Bayelsa Speaker’s Community, Kill One, Raze Houses

Five DSS Personnel Detained over Alleged Brutalisation of FGGC Calabar Staff

LASG Faults PSP Operation, Considers New Waste Management Policy

Coalition of NGOs Says N145bn Wasteful Expenditure Embedded in 2017 Budget

Navy Rescues Oil Tanker from Pirates

45% of Teachers Absent as Borno Governor Takes Roll Call in School

Former Katsina Governor, Shema’s Life under Threat, Says Aide

Plateau APC Resolves Major Leadership Crisis

Nwosu Downplays Cameroon’s Threat to Eagles

AFCON 2017: President Biya Receives Victorious Lions

Dope: Former Olympic Champion Banned for Three Months

Oshonaike Plans Clinic for Junior T’ tennis Players

RMAFC Okays New Tax Policy

Nigeria’s Grossly Inadequate 2017 Health Budget

Agusto & Co Unveils 2017 Insurance Industry Report

Elumelu Retires as AFC Non-executive Director

Neimeth Leads Gainers as Investors Renew Demand for Shares

Fayemi: 52 Garlands for an Innovator

Ojobo: Technology Innovation Will Boost Digital Economies

‘Sustained Investment, Reform Critical to Nigeria’s Growth

CSR: Corona School Agbara Donates Public Convenience to Community

The Metaphor of Ibiye’s Goat!

EEDC as a Failed Project

NHIS Boss Seeks ICPC Intervention in War against Corruption in Scheme …solicits support from SGF

Engaging Consumers on Heart Health Resolutions

Barca Set to Contest Suarez’s Copa del Rey Red Card

Wednesday 8th Febraury 2017

Cancer: The Killer Disease Ravaging Nigerians

Massive Crowd Celebrate Patriots Victory Parade

Enyimba Fans to Protest Non-completion of Aba Stadium


Presidency Confirms THISDAY Report, Says Osinbajo Sent Onnoghen’s Name to Senate

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

FIFA Slams Worldwide Ban on Giwa, Four Others

Rangers Get N1m Per Goal Boost as they Depart for Algeria

Real Bamako Officials Spy on Rivers United

Grant Steps Down as Ghana Coach

BET9JA Mobilises Lagosians for Access/Lagos City Marathon

Diouf Sorry for Matip, Others who Refused to Play for Cameroon

Ugandan, Zimbabwean Players for IBB Ladies Open

Edo-Osagie Emerges 2017 DOAMF Charity Golf Champion

IAAF Freezes Transfer of Allegiance Process

VCN Sports Boss Plans Big for Imo

No Reprieve for Russia until after World Championships

Osinbajo Sends Onnoghen’s Name to Senate for Confirmation as CJN

Oyegun, Makarfi Square off, Blame Each Other’s Parties for Nigeria’s Woes

Power Sector Investors Demand Settlement of N50bn Debt, Call for Tariff Hike 

Nigeria is Repeating the Same Old Mistake by Shrouding the President’s Health Issues in Secrecy

Scientists Prove New Approach to Polio Vaccine Works

Etete: Government Did Not Invest a Dime in Malabu Oil

Bugbears of Islamisation

Kachikwu: Petrol Pricing Template Not Inflated, Explains Sales of Forex by IOCs

Osinbajo: We are Committed to Fixing the Economy, Engaging the People 

Senate Confirms Being in Receipt of Buhari’s Vacation Letter

FG to Provide Incentives to Investors in Critical Sectors

CBN: Nigeria Planning $50bn Funding for Domestic Biofuel Industry

Rivers Rerun: Police Investigation Panel Recovers N111m from INEC Officials

Recession Forces Imo to Stop Free Education for Non-indigenes

Court Orders Freezing of Mike Ozekhome’s Account

CAN Berates Lai Mohammed for Accusing Christian Leaders of Incitement

Shema Sheds Tears after EFCC Re-arrest

FG Withdraws Corruption Charges against Supreme Court Chief Registrar, Two Others

Senate C’ttee Queries Nigeria Immigration over Fraudulent Spending of N62m

Buratai: Army to Recruit Eligible IDPs

Nothing will Stop PDP’s March to 2019, Says Makarfi

Fashola Swears in NERC Commissioners

Suicide Bombers Intercepted at NNPC Mega Station in Maiduguri

Ex-House Member, Duru, Charged to Court over N16.1m Fraud

DHQ, NSA Warn against Politicisation of Security Issues

Court Jails 11 in Niger for Prostitution

Six Kidnapped in Kogi

FGC Staff Protest Alleged Brutality by DSS

Alleged N10.9bn Theft: Nwosu, Others Ask for More Time to Prepare for Defence

Runway Rehabilitation: FG Insists Abuja Airport Will Not Exceed Six Weeks

Azinge: Nigerians Deserve to Know Buhari’s Health Status

‘How Paris, London Clubs Refunds will Be Utilised By C’River Govt’

Ambode Receives Certificate Admitting Lagos Into World’s 100 Resilient Cities

Governor Obaseki Signs 2017 Budget, Pension Bill into Law

FOSSRA Relaunches, Seeks Media Supports on Security Operations

Agbami Partners: Boosting Human Capital in Engineering, Medicine

Medical Student Makes History at OOU’s Convocation

Okowa Promises to Upgrade Facilities at Burnt School

Kano Records 3m Pupils in Schools

NGO Seeks Improved Anti-corruption Content in Curriculum

St. Gregory’s College Administrator Tasks Govt on Quality Curriculum

Adventist Tertiary Education Takes Off in S’East with Clifford Varsity

Provost Honoured for Giving Umunze College a Facelift

PZ Cussons Chemistry Challenge Entry Still Open

Driving Change in Nigerian Varsities through ETT

Investor Negligence Blamed for N10bn Capital Market Scam

More Banks to Raise Capital in 2017

African Alliance, Mutual Benefit Assurance Pay Claims to Redeemed Christian Church

NAICOM to Screen Directors, Management Staff of Insurance Institutions

Devt of Retail Insurance Key to Growth of Sector

Ugbo: NIPP’s 252MW GbarainUbie Power Plant Ready End of Q1 2017

NOSAK Group Introduces Famili Pure Vegetable Oil

Wike’s Projects Excite Rivers People

Do you have an Executive Presence?

BUA Group Partners Kano Farmers on Rice Production

Lekki Free Trade Zone Developer Expands to Kenya

Tuesday 7th February 2017

Charting a Way Forward

Firm Expresses Desire to Train Two Million Artisans in Two Years

NCBSG Cautions Nigerians against Hate Campaign

Now That Ibori is Back, What Next?

Elebute: Confidence is Required to Restore the Economy

Reputation is Everything in Today’s Branding World, Says Babaeko

Forte Oil Contends with High Financing Cost


Odunze : Nigerian Banks Can Do More

My New Year Package for President Buhari

Monday 6th February 2017

Nigeria Targets Economy to Grow at Annual 7% by 2020

CBN Plans N142bn Treasury Bill Auction on Feb 15

Police Kill One Suicide Bomber, Arrest Another in Maiduguri

Monday, February 06, 2017

Osinbajo: I’m Not Under Pressure to Resign, Buhari is Hale and Hearty

Nigerians Protest Poor Governance, Poverty, Hunger

FG Unveils Measures to Turn Around Economy, Targets 7% GDP Growth

Nigeria’s Priscilla Makes UK Tighten Health Care Rules

Fashola: Appointment of AfDB Official as TCN MD Unconnected to $174m

PDP Strategy Committee Report Ready

House C’ttee Summons Emefiele over Forex Sale by IOCs

NEITI: NDDC Got $1.98bn in Seven Years, Can’t Account for N7.4bn Project Funds

APC Chieftain Warns on Danger of Wishing Buhari Dead

Ambode: Lagos to Become Africa’s 3rd Largest Economy by 2020

UNICEF: Osun, Ebonyi Record Highest Number FGM/C

Court to Begin Fani-Kayode’s Trial on March 14

IPOB Prays for Improvement in Buhari’s Health

Ibori Denies Twitter Account, Says He was Not Deported

Police Foil N7.2bn Gas Turbine Heist, Seize Five Trucks

FG Commends Indorama for Plan to Supply Cheap Fertilizer to Farmers Nationwide

Lawyer Sues FG over Rann IDP Camp Bombing

Don’t Use Ogun Students as Cannon Fodders, Group Warns Politicians

Edo Assembly Passes 2017 Budget

Edo Guber Tribunal Reserves Ruling on Allowing Subpoenaed Witnesses to Testify

Lagos Clamps Down on Illegal Abatoirs, Cattle Markets in Ikorodu, Badagry

FG Inaugurates 24-member National Emergency C’ttee on Tree Planting

Niger Police Arrest Several Criminals

N304.1m Fraud: Court Orders Trial-within-trial of Ex-NIMASA DG, Jauro

CBN to Enforce International Standard on Auditing Rule in Banks

AFC, Others to Invest $205 in Mining

Access Bank to Partner KADCCIMA on Trade Fair

NSE Index Declines Further as Bears Tighten Hold on Market

Despite NNPC’s Intervention, Ex-depot Price of Petrol Still High

NERC Wants Gas Price Indexed to Power Generation Companies in Naira

FG Seeks to Augment Petrol, Diesel Consumption With Biofuel

ExxonMobil Earns $7.8bn in 2016, Compared to $16.2bn in 2015

TCN’s Audit Report to Be Ready End of February

Hope Rises for Cooking Gas Supply as NNPC, Sahara Vessels Commence voyage

NIPP’s 252MW Gbarain Ubie Power Plant Ready by End of Q1 2017

NCC, Civil Defence Hold Talks on Critical Infrastructure Protection

NITDA: 14% Internet Users in Nigeria Suffer Cyber Attacks

Glo Gives Free 4G Smartphones to Data Subscribers 

‘Nigeria to Partner Kenya, Rwanda on Optimal Use of ICT’

Adetu: Increasing Economic Inequality Could Create Unimaginable Social Vices

The Evolving EU-Nigeria Social, Economic Alliance

How Greed and Negligence Fueled Capital Market Fraud

Tackling Chronic Logistics Challenges in Cooking Gas Supply

Leveraging on Trade Facilitation to Grow the Economy

A visit to The Gusau Institute

Cameroon: Kalu Warns No Repeat of History

A Constitutional Breach by the Executive – Okutepa

Epe Wins Aikwuta Mark Open to End Professional Drought

Confirm Onnoghen as CJN, He is the Most Senior – Olanipekun

Notes on Trump’s Travel Ban

Fitch Rates Nigeria’s $1bn Eurobond ‘B+(EXP)’


Africa Business Round Table Chief Commend Ambode, Access Bank

A New Look for Tinubu Square

Can the President Refuse to Appoint Onnoghen, JSC as CJN? – Ikwueto

No, CJN Appointee Need not be the Most Senior Justice – Sagay

Grange School Wins Zenith Bank/Ikoyi Club Swimming

Umahi’s Wife Advocates Sensitisation against FGM/C in Ebonyi

Nigerian Protesters Call for Change in Govt

Pension Scam: Committee Indicts Perm Sec, DG, 28 Others in Niger

We Are Aware of Your Sufferings, Osinbajo Tells Protesters

Sunday, February 05, 2017

Buhari Extends Medical Leave Indefinitely, Nigerians React

FBN, GTB, Zenith, Access, UBA Among Top 500 Global Banks  

Nyesom Wike and Mission ‘Impossible’

…Uncertainty as Justice Onnoghen’s Tenure Lapses, All Eyes on Osinbajo

Modupe Ozolua Donates $3m Relief Materials to IDPs in Borno  

Nigeria’s Art of Flowery Language

Creating Wealth from Waste

Ending the Carnage in Southern Kaduna

Windfall Amidst Recession: States, LGs Shared N2.6tn in 2016

NCAA Fines First Nation Airways, Pilot N33.5m for Violation of Safety Regulations

IBB Returns from Medical Vacation

Ibori Meets with Okowa, Uduaghan, Others

Okorocha Demands Apology from Obiano

Fashola: FG to Address Power Problems with 2017 Census

NEMA Calls on Traders to Observe Minimum Safety Requirements

VP, SGF  Yet to Comply with Directive on Reinstatement of NDPHC GM

Tuface Pulls out of Nationwide Protest, Coalition Vows to Proceed

SERAP Writes Trump, Demands Return of Nigeria’s Stolen Assets

Army Chief Lays Foundation for Southern Kaduna Military Formations

NAFDAC Seals Largest Karu Supermarket over Fake Bread, Others

Lagos Task Force Arrests Man for Brutalising LASTMA Official

Flush out Cultists, Vandals from Bayelsa, Dickson Tells New Police Boss

Police Arrest Scam Suspect in Lagos

Cameroon Seals Title against Egypt

MFM Shocks Sunshine, Plateau Stay Top

Navy Water Sports Competition Begins in Lagos

Lagos Rocks as Arsenal, MTN Seal Partnership


Kanu: I Will Work for Arsenal Academy for Nigeria

The Exodus

Share Scam: Victims Call on Regulators to Protect their Investments

As TuBaba Strays into the Arena

Report: Economic Recovery Will Be Slow, Painful

NAICOM: Defaulting Insurance Firms Paid over N5bn Claims in 2016

Satellite Launch: PIN Warns FG against Privacy Invasion

NIMASA Seeks TETFUND’s Partnership to Grow Maritime Capacity

Brazil – Based Firm, Partners Nigerian Company to Provide Air Shuttle to OICs

Arms Seizure: Bala Usman Applauds Customs, Pledges Collaboration

Ambode Commends Glo’s Support for One Lagos Fiesta

Danbatta Inducted into Oduduwa Students’ Hall of Fame

Overland Gets IATA Membership, IOSA Certificates

Uyo Wins Coca-Cola, World Economic Forum Global Award

iSON Group Wins Distinguished Achievement in IT & ITES  

Sunday 5th February 2017

CBN Mops up N391bn through TB Sales

Equities Market Sheds 2% on Negative Investor Sentiment

Buhari Extends Stay Abroad

Saturday, February 04, 2017

Ibori Returns to Rousing Welcome by Kinsmen

US Justice Department Appeals Court’s Stoppage of Travel Ban

On CJN, President Buhari Must Act Now!

NDDC MD: Despite $40bn Expenditure, Commission Failed to Realise 15-Year Master Plan

Multilateral Funding for Transmission Projects Averages $1.3bn

Your Plans to Retake Power in 2019 Won’t Materialise, APC Tells PDP

Another Female Youth Corps Member Dies in Bayelsa

DSS Kano Director is Dead

Finally, FG Establishes Military Base in Southern Kaduna

FG to Raise Bonds to Settle Billions Owed States on Rehabilitation of Federal Roads

Amaechi: Dredging of River Niger Completed, River Benue to Commence Soon

Navy Takes Delivery of $1.2m Medical Equipment from US

Jumia Report: Nigeria Earns More Tourism Revenue from Domestic Travel

CJN: Respect the Constitution on Justice Onnoghen, Fayose Urges Osinbajo

Anohu Promises to Unravel Mysteries in DFIs

Ambode Petitioned over Seizure of Property

Keep Calm! There is No Longer Beef between Oba Rilwan Akiolu and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar

Ishaku, Ortom Insist on Ranching as Solution to Herdsmen, Farmers’ Clashes

Kema Chikwe at 70…Ex-Aviation and Transport Minister Celebrates Mileage with a Heart Filled with Gratitude

Indomitable Lions, Pharaohs Battle for African Title

Burkina Faso Beat Ghana, Win Bronze

Chelsea crush Arsenal, Liverpool lose

Mark: My Passion for Sports Irresistible

INEC’s Diaspora Voting Plan

Prison Inmates’ Reformation and Security

Kogi APC’s Unremitting Internal Crisis

Despite Recession, Lagos Shows Prospects

Stock Market Sheds 4% from January to Date

Steadily Growing Crude Oil Production

Implementing Trade Facilitation Agreement for Economic Recovery

As Airlines, Other Stakeholders Brace up for Closure of Abuja Airport…

Repositioning Amidst Stiff Competition

How Interception of Arms on Lagos Highway Exposed Corruption at the Ports

Big Brother Naija Shoot in South Africa: An Alternative View

Abia Legal Tussle: Who Wears the Crown

At Dubai’s Gold, Textile and Spice Markets

Africa Now in Serious Danger of Sleepwalking into Cancer Crisis

Babaeko: 2017 is the Year to Rip the Box Apart for Unconventional Creative Ideas


‘How I Cheated Death’

Get Ready for First BBN Eviction Today

Fatima Ganduje: Touching Lives Across the Country

Abelinis Cuts Through Events, Entertainment

Breaking the Jinx with Permutations

Removing Taiwan as a Major Impediment in Nigeria’s Strategic Partnership with Mainland China

‘Help, Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway is Our Killing Range’

Ibori Returns

Praise Sam Ogan: I Will Beg God to Reduce My Boobs – They are Too Big

Because Happy Saves Lives (II)

Laff Doctor: I Went into Comedy Because of Hardship

Friday, February 03, 2017

Will Egypt be Third Time Lucky against Cameroun?

Total Reward 14 Customers with All-Expense Paid Trip to AFCON Final

Okey Anueyiagu

Nigeria ‘Cited Most Dangerous Place for Christians in the World’, Says US Congress

EU Launches €44bn Economic Development Fund for African Countries

We’re Re-Aligning to Retake Power in 2019, Says PDP

Drama at Centenary City Hearing, Anyim Accuses Hembe of Pursuing Personal Agenda

Presidency Denies Plans to Stop Tuface Protest, Police Insist it Can’t Hold

N’Delta Crisis: Top Defence Chiefs from 20 Countries Converge on Bayelsa, Seek Peace 

ACF Laments FG’s Slow Pace on Projects, Erratic Power Supply

Nigeria Records 14,000 Cervical Cancer Cases Annually

Boko Haram: Beam Searchlight on All Families, Including Mine, Says Shettima

EFCC Re-arraigns  Atewe, Akpobolokemi for N8.5bn Fraud

Succour for Housewives as Kerosene from Illegal Refineries Floods Delta Markets

US Refutes Report on Visa Adjustment for Nigerians

Provost Dismisses Report on Killing of Students 

Buhari Should not be Wished Dead, Says Obasanjo

Court Remands Suspects in  Prison over Assault On Mimiko 

Court Grants Bala Mohammed’s Son N100m Bail 

Four Skye Bank’s Executive Directors Resign

Ignoring Labour Threats, FG Replaces Atiku with Mohammed as MD, TCN

Dickson Denies Spending N3bn on Lawmakers’ Cars 

Capri-Sonne Excites Children with Fun Alarm Promo

Ambode Urges the Youth to Work Hard at One Lagos Fiesta

BBN Update: Miyonse, Soma and Efe Up for Eviction

Ugwuanyi Equips Magistrates with  Computers, Printers

She Leads Africa Slay Festival: Taking Career Development to the Next Level

Tonye Solomon:  Real Estate is not Affected by Economic Downturn

Travails of Former DG of NBC, Emeka Mba 

Tobacco Consumption: Why Taxation Over-taxation Could be Counter-productive

How African Union Leadership Positions Eluded Nigeria

With Better Co-ordination, Humanitarian Crisis in the  North-east is Fading Away, Says Olatunbosun Alakija

FRC: Obazee Has Lots of Fences to Mend

Dozie Nwankwo, Lawmaker with Midas Touch

Portugal Reopens Consular Office in Lagos

Nkanu East Residents Laud Ugwuanyi’s ‘Rescue Mission’  in Communities

Adebola Adejobi: Eulogy to a Gallant Fighter’s Resilience

Tales of a Former First Lady, Mariya Yuguda   

Moses Osarieme Aito’s  Doleful Experience 

OGD, Buruji Kashamu’s Drama

Billionaire Businessman Ernest Azudialu-Obiejesi’s Daughter Weds

Senator Grace Folasade Bent’s comeback

Yiko Deen Footwear Steps up Expansion Drive 

Ademola Oyefeso: Profile of a Visioner

Customers Slam DSTV over Alleged Exploitation

Energy Institute Partners Others on Youth Empowerment Opens Access to Products with E-Library Card

China: A New Haven for Eagles’ Stars

Saha Reminisce Football, Dancing Skills as He Thrills School Children in Lagos

Can Arsenal Stop Runaway Chelsea in Today’s London Derby?

Arsenal Partners MTN Nigeria 

Fertility Issues with Males

Assault On Mimiko: Court Remands Seven Suspects In Prison

Thursday, February 02, 2017

Onnoghen Appeals to Nigerians Not to Pressure Buhari over Appointment of CJN

Jonathan: Confab Resolutions Can End Southern Kaduna, Other Ethno-Religious Crises

Lufthansa Won’t Fly to Kaduna During Abuja Airport Closure

NNPC Introduces Additional Criteria for Selection of Firms for Crude Swaps

Why Does Nigeria Import So Much Rice?

SGF, Senate Rift Worsens as Lawal Fails to Appear for Budget Defence

Osinbajo Expresses Support for State Police

Osinbajo: Nigerian Troops to Remain in The Gambia for a While

PDP, APC Reject Police Ban on Tuface’s Anti-Government Protest

Ganduje Set to Marry off 1,520 Women in Kano

Military Speaks on Rann Accidental Air Raid, Says 112 Killed, 97 Injured

Leadership Crisis: PDP Withdraws Petition against Appeal Court Justices

BUA Targets 1m Tonnes Rice Processing Capacity

After 35 Years of Service, Obaigbona Retires Honourably from CBN

HMOs Return 92% NHIS Funds

ICAO, NCAA Begin Certification of Lagos, Abuja Airports

Maritime Workers Threaten Mass Protest over FG’s Policies

Alison-Madueke’s Funds: Bank Chief Accuses EFCC of Concealing Facts

NLC: We Were Taken Aback by Minister’s Outburst over Warning Strikes

Inadequate Security Blamed for Death of Five Boundary Officials

Protesters Attack Mimiko’s Convoy over State Assembly Crisis

Court Lauded for Dismissing Bauchi Govt’s Probe of Yuguda

Herdsman Remanded by Ekiti Court for Grazing on N25m Cassava Farmland

Apprentice Kidnaps Boss’ Toddler in Lagos

Doctor Risks Jail for Defrauding Colleague of N.9m

Nigerian Youths Urged to Embrace Shipping Career

‘I Did Menial Jobs to Survive’

‘Conditions of Nigerian Widows Still Deplorable’

IVF Babies and the Stigma: Finding a Way Out

Kaigama Urges Christians not to Indulge in Any Form of Killing

Lodios.Com Digital Entertainment Platform Launched

You’re a Comedian, Orji Tells Ohajuruka

Dickson: Bayelsa’s Countryman Governor Clocks 51 is Built on 30 Years of Mayfair’s Travel Core Values, Says Kaurani

Royal Carribbean Cruises Releases Profit for 2016

Making Life Accessible, Safer for the Rural Nigerian through Homegrown Renewable Energy

‘Our Best Friend’s Wedding’ Holds in Lagos

Lord Chosen: When Mgbidi Came Alive

This Government is on Edge, Yet in Dark

Shaping the Year Ahead with Smart Technological Trends

Lessons From America (2)

AFCON 2017: Cameroon Shocks Ghana 2-0 to Reach Final


Babaganaru Plays Down Speculations of Being under Pressure

Para-Sports Can Generate N25bn in One Year, Says Iwuanyanwu

Transfer: Premier League Clubs Net January Profit

Serie A: Juventus in Titanic Clash with Inter Milan

Thursday 2nd February 2017

Nigeria Raked 97% Tourism Revenue from Domestic Travel in 2016 – Report

Lampard Retires at 38

Reducing Leprosy in Nigeria

FG to Sustain Integration of Leprosy Control in Healthcare Services

FG Launches Health, Nutrition Emergency Response in Borno

Give Support Towards Achieving Our vision, FG Tells Development Partners

Lagos Shuts Empire Medical Centre for Quackery .Reads riot act to quacks, operators of unregistered health facilities

USAID Launches Private Sector Partnerships for Food Security

HIV/AIDS 2030: NACA Pledges to Channel Funds to States

Beachmore Homecare Celebrates Care Giver

Endometriosis : Spotlighting an Invisible Sickness

FG ‎Inaugurates NAFDAC South-south Zonal Office

Etisalat Donates Computers to Gbagada General Hospital

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

FG Approves New Tax Policy, to Raise VAT on Luxury Goods

… TCN Gets Go Ahead on New Project Financing Model, Seeks Private Funding

UK Deports 41 Nigerians for Immigration Offences

Foreign Capital Importation Dropped to Nine-year Low in 2016

Nigerian Woman Racks up £500,000 NHS Bill after Giving Birth to Quadruplets in London Hospital

Five UN Officials of International Boundary C’ttee Killed by Bandits in Cameroun

N420bn Illegal Crude, Diesel Seized by Nigerian Navy in 2016

Andy Uba Dumps PDP, Defects to APC

Protesters, Thugs Stop Mimiko from Presenting 2017 Budget to Ondo Assembly

Wike Takes Over Revenue Drive in Rivers

Nigerians Know Who is a ‘Motor Park’ Personality between You and I, Obiano Replies Okorocha

Budget Defence: N4bn Grossly Inadequate to Address Terrorism, Kidnapping, Other Crimes, Says IG

Witness: I was Compelled to Write a Petition against Justice Ademola to NJC

Crude Oil Hits $56 as Russia Joins OPEC Cuts

FG Secures $1.5bn Chinese Loan to Fund Lagos-Ibadan Rail Project

Court Remands Bala Mohammed’s Son in Kuje Prisons

Kaduna Trade Fair Will Reduce Economic Challenges, Says Chamber

Alleged $15m Theft: Court Strikes out Patience Jonathan’s Suit against SERAP Awards N25,000 cost

Six Killed as Illegal Miners Clash in Plateau

FG to Reconstitute Governing Councils of Federal Universities, Others

APC Backs Buhari’s Move to Import Crude Oil from Niger

We Have Judiciously Utilised our Bailout Funds, Says Ugwuanyi

Rivers Assembly Minority Leader Drags APC to Court for Expulsion from Party

Warning Strikes Are Illegal, Ngige Tells Labour Unions

Edo Election Tribunal: Drama as PDP, Ize-Iyamu’s Witness Declares He’s the Petitioner

Ijaw Community Gives Chevron 14 Days Ultimatum to Connect It to Electricity

Ahead of 2019, Enugu PDP Moves to Strengthen Party

Soldier Sentenced to Seven Years for Manslaughter

Group Urges Amaechi to Leave Wike Alone

LASG Okays Death Penalty, Life Imprisonment for Kidnappers

Court Convicts Twins for Armed Robbery

Herdsmen, Farmers, Clash Claims One Life in Benue Community

CBN Reads Riot Act on Transaction Settlement

Diamond Bank Records Two Million Subscribers on Mobile App, ‘Diamond Y’ello’ Platforms

UBA Strengthens Brand Afiliation on Nigerian Campuses

Market Remains Bearish as Investors React to Weak Corporate Earnings

AFCON 2017: Egypt Wins Shootout with B’Faso to Reach Final

FMBN Returns to Profitability, Posts N2.7bn Operating Surplus

We Are Not Afraid of Investigation, ALTON Tells Reps

USAID to Address Business Challenges in Agricultural Sector

FRSC Insists on Speed Limit Device for Commercial Vehicles

Accenture Report Identifies New Tech Trends for Business Success

ATB Techsoft Launches Business Solutions

Westfield Brings Uptime Institute to Nigeria for Data Centre Certification

Danbatta Calls for Greater Appreciation of Digital Transformation


Jumia Market Launches New Site Theme

Airtel to Premiere Touching Lives Season 3 in February

Enyimba’s Ohanachom Vows Not to Celebrate against El Kanemi

Bassey Thrills Barca Officials on Day-one at Training

Cros Agro Invests in Potato, Coffee, Oil Palm Plantations in Kaduna

Promoting Agricultural Entrepreneurship among Youths

Lest Buhari Becomes a ‘Captive King’

Wednesday 1st Febraury 2017

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UNILAG’s Best Graduands: Our Parents Inspired,Prepared Us for Success

Investing in Girl-child Education for National Devt

FSTC Principal Promises to Surpass Previous Achievements

Students Set to Protest Fees Hike in Ogun

Midwestern Oil, Gas Donates Classrooms to Community

MOUAU VC Debunks Allegations of Corruption, Maladministration

British Council Partners Ekiti Federal Varsity on Capacity Building

American Varsity Honours Nigerian Professor

Promasidor Releases Entry Guidelines for CowbellpediaMaths

Fed Poly Bauchi Matriculates 5,063 Students

Report: Samsung, Apple , Tecno Topped list of Mobile Brands with Highest SOV in Q2 of 2016

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Barcelona Grabs Enyimba’s Bassey

Olamide, Davido, Tekno, Others for 2017 Access Bank /Lagos City Marathon

Chukwumerije Warns New Taekwondo Rules May Dim Nigeria’s Medals Hope

Burkina Faso, Egypt in Battle Royal for Final Ticket

Buhari, Osinbajo, Others Commiserate with Dalung over Wife’s Death

Ghana FA Slams Brimah with $25,000 Fine

40 Nigerian, Ghanaian Coaches in Lagos for ITF Level 1 Course

Chelsea Maintains Grip at the Top with Liverpool Draw

Sports Betting Company, NairaBet, Renews Craze Clown Deal

Ighalo Caps Winter Drift to the Chinese League

Osinbajo Meets Saraki, Dogara, Gets No Objection for $1bn Eurobond

Ibori to Return Home Soon

FG, States, IOCs to Adopt Collaborative Approach for Devt of N’Delta

Again, FG Seeks Secret Trial, Dasuki Objects

Nigerian, Imelme Umana Emerges First Black Woman President of Harvard Law Review

Osinbajo: Soon Most Nigerians will Not Need Power from National Grid

Rivers Police Commissioner Dies in Indian Hospital

Herdsmen, Farmers Skirmish Claim Three Lives in Adamawa

Weekly Bitcoin Volumes Cross $1m in Nigeria, Raise Speculations

Adegboruwa Sues Buhari, Osinbajo, Saraki over CJN’s Appointment

Tribunal Declines PDP, Ize-Iyamu’s Bid to Introduce New Evidence

FG Orders 48-hour Visa Issuance to Foreign Investors

Suicide Bomber Kills Vigilante at Maiduguri Mosque

Court Dismisses Appeal against Fayose’s Unfrozen Account

FORBES Afrique Interviews 14-year-old Zuriel Oduwole for February 2017 Edition

Okah Seeks Court’s Permission to File No Case Submission

Publisher Still in Detention after Court Orders His Release

APC Not Opposed to SGF’s Corruption Probe, Says Shehu Sani

Orient Petroleum Partners Àrgentil, Dharmattan on Gas Development in Anambra Basin

Lagos Moves to Sanitise Petroleum Product Storage Facilities and Depots

Pakistan Foreign Minister: Purchase of Our Military Aircraft by Nigeria Huge Breakthrough for Us

Senate: Establishment of Maritime University in Niger Delta Non-negotiable

Amaechi, Alhassan, Jibrin, Others Eulogise Nigerian UN Deputy Secretary General-designate, Mohammed

INEC Sets up Committee to Review Electoral Constituencies

ADP Promises to Replace Civil Rule with Democracy in Nigeria

Atiku Denies Link with Oba Akiolu’s Retirement from Police

Witness: My Wife Wrote Petition Alleging Demand for N25m Bribe by Justice Ademola

NEITI Incorporates FOI Clause to Advance Extractive Sectors’ Transparency

Gbaramatu Kingdom: There’s No Plan by Niger Delta to Secede

SANs Tackle U.S., NDLEA over Kashamu

OPEC Records 82% Compliance on Output Cuts

NBS: Telecoms Subscriber Base Rises to 154.5m in Q4 2016

INEC Probe Panel to Submit Report Next Week on N23bn Bribery Allegation

Apostle Suleiman: IPOB Decries Hypocrisy of DSS in Handling National Issues

NTIC Kidnapping: Police Arrest Two More Suspects, Recover N3m

Sharia: Man Jailed for 12 Months for Selling Alcohol

HURIWA Urges N’Assembly to Pass Law Criminalising Blackmail, Prescribes Seven Years Jail Term

Senate Committee Begins Investigations into Southern Kaduna Crisis

Benue Has Not Ceded Any Land to Fulani Herdsmen, Says Ortom

LASG Cancels Official Number Plates, Orders Re-issuance

Faleke Leads Delegation of Kogi Stakeholders to Aso Rock

Tertiary Health Institutions Want TETFund for Infrastructure Development

Nigeria’s Manufacturing Index Declines in January

FG Plans to Issue $300m Diaspora Bond by June

Groups Drums Support for FG, CBN

Fitch Revises Lagos’ Outlook to Negative; Affirms ‘B+’ Rating

UBA strengthens brand Afiliation on Nigerian Campuses

Forte Oil Records Profit Before Tax of N5.3 Billion, Pays No Dividend

More Firms Eye Commercial Paper Funding, Market Attracts N240bn

W’Bank: Improving Governance Key to Ensuring Equitable Growth

‘Civil Unrest’ in Nigeria, Others Slash Chevron’s Q4 2016 Net Income to $415m

House C’tee Tasks BoI on Entrepreneurship Devt

Law Maker Sponsors Bill for Payment of 75% of Retirees’ Contributions into CPS

NAMA, Air Peace, Trade Blames over Flight Return from Enugu Airport

Pension Assets Hit N6.02 tn As Recovering Agents Cover N11bn

ATB Tech Solutions Unveils Ultisure Software  for Insurance Market

Insurers Committee to Hold Maiden Retreat

Guinness: N40bn Rights Issue to the Rescue?

Expanding Financial Services through Digital Payments

Dayo-Olagunju:  Most Nigerian Equities Are Trading at Discount

Sule: Cost of Debt Service May Soon Equal Oil Revenue

Sustaining the Vision of Building a World Class Capital Market

Fake Dollar Syndicate Nabbed in Lagos

Practicing “Wantedness”:  Five Key Ways

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