This Day News Archive for March 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Risk Language – “Did You Mean Slow Down?”

CBN, Banks Promote Financial Literacy

UBA African Subsidiaries Contribute 32% to Group’s Revenue

Ghana Central Bank Governor Resigns

Standard Chartered Bank Wins Awards

Stockbrokers Approve NSE Demutualisation Process

Abuja Airport Closure: Nigerian Airlines Lose N10bn in Three Weeks

Customs Agents Wants Finance Minister to Constitute Customs Board

Customs to Partner ANLCA, NAGAFF to Tackle Corruption, Smuggling

FG: Wacott Rice Investment will Boost Food Security, Jobs

LADOL Boss, Jadesimi, to Address Global Forum on Devt

IATA Seeks Alternatives to Large Electronic Restrictions on Flights

Ex-Nigeria Coach, Paul ‘Wonder Boy’ Hamilton, is Dead

Amadeus Announces Content Agreement with Dana

Ethiopia Airlines Wins Cargo Awards

NIPOST to Launch GPS Enabled APP for Nationwide Mail Delivery, Others

APC’s Convoluted Plot Backfires in Ondo

Thursday 30th March 2017

The Bleak Future of Aviation in W’Africa

PSG-IRUKKA Unveils Siasia as Brand Ambassador

Poor Airport Runways and FAAN’s Fiscal Malaise

Stallion Group Bags Special Agric Sector Awards

Police Arrest Vice-Principal for Raping, Impregnating Student

Breaking: 1966 Cases of Meningitis Reported in Nigeria

CSM Vaccination: Sokoto Targets 700,000, as Death Toll Hits 31

Lassa Fever Kills 8 Persons in Kano

Niger Gov Declares Emergency in Water Sector

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The Quest for Water

‘I Regret Not Listening to My Mother’

Nigeria’s Dwindling Wildlife

FG Constitutes Panel on Executive, Senate Row to Avert Inaction on Ministerial Nominees

FG to Pay First Tranche of $5.1bn Cash Calls Debt to IOCs in April

Nigeria Consolidates $500m Eurobond with $1bn Issue

Three-year-old Burnt to Death, Mother Begs Obaseki, Others for Help

Brexit: Commonwealth, NEPC to Work on Impact on Nigeria

Amnesty International Condemns Racist Attack against Africans in India

FGN Savings Bond Listed on Nigeria Stock Exchange

Two Years after Electoral Victory, PDP Mocks APC’s Change Mantra

Nigeria to Showcase Maritime Potential in Norway

Senate Report: Nigerian Mission in Germany Vacant for 17 Years

Falana: Suspension of Senator Ali Ndume Illegal

Power Sector: Discos Claim Revenue Shortfall Now N809bn

NNPC Backs FG’s Plan to Formalise Illegal Oil Refining in Niger Delta

Shouting Match in Court as Balarabe Musa Accuses Judge of Imposing Lawyer on PRP

Whistle Blowing: UniAbuja Governing Council Sacks Two Senior Staff

Tinubu: I Was Worried When Ambode Won Election

JAMB Set to Abolish Computer Based UTME Exam

Japan Pledges Humanitarian Support for North-east

Ayade Locks SSG, Others Out of Government House

Nigeria Should Imitate Ecuador in Ending its Power Sector Problem, Says Envoy

Nigerian Produces Vaccine against Typhoid with over 90% Efficacy

A’Ibom Communities Condemn Alleged Forceful Acquisition of Land for Refinery Project

Dogara: Nigeria Can’t Totally Eliminate Corruption

W’Bank Chief Commends Superhighway Project as Ayade Seeks Implementation Programme

Customs Denies Seizure of Kano Senator’s Vehicles

NPS Establishes Second Female Prison in Nigeria

Two Policemen killed in Bank Attack in Kogi

Court Grants Peace Corps’ Boss N10m Bail

House to Meet Buhari over N200bn Pension Liabilities to Retirees

House Wants N140bn GEEP Loan Repayment Reviewed

House to Probe INEC over Failure to Register Voters

Peace Returns to Jonathan’s Town after Kingship Tussle

Police Get Intensive Training on Handling of Rape Cases

Ife Crisis: Afenifere, Ooni Worry over Mode of Arrest by Police

Dickson lauds Tinubu at 65

N166bn Contracts: Csnac Petitions ICPC over Abuse of Procurement Law by Fashola

Foreign Surgeons Perform Reconstructive Surgeries on 36 Patients in Sokoto

NPFL: Rangers, Rivers Utd Continue Poor Form as MFM FC Moves to the Top

Committee Unfolds Sports Activities for Rivers Golden Jubilee

Brazil First Team to Qualify for World Cup, Argentina Crashes

Nnanna Joins AFC Board as Alade Retires

NBBF Opens Talks with Zenith Bank to Expand B’ball League

Star Lager Beer’s Euro Club Romance Berths Star Music the Fusion

Stanbic IBTC Bank Owed $24m By Etisalat 

Niger Targets N1bn Monthly IGR in 2017

Firms Partner to Drive MSME Growth

Nigeria’s Teledensity Soars, Hits 110.09% in Six Years

PTAD: Insurance Companies Yet to Remit over N19bn Pension Fund

Unsolicited SMS, Fraudulent Calls Still Persist Despite NCC’s Warning

Telcos Urged to Boost Broadband Capacity in Hinterlands 

Commonwealth Intensifies Fight against Cybercrime

Abuja Residents to Enjoy High-Speed Wi-Fi Hotspot Network 

Etisalat  Restates Commitment to    Customer Satisfaction

Reducing Tuberculosis in Nigeria

FCMB Expands Operations

Flavoured Cigarettes: A Sinister Ploy to Ensnare Children 

Driving Cashless Initiative in a Cash-based Economy

100m Nigerians Have Vision Problems, Says Essilor

UNICEF/UNFPA to Introduce Female Genital Mutilation Care Modules into Health Education Programmes

Sharma: Manufacturing Sector Still Suffers Shortage of Skilled Labour

House C’ttee Asks Orthopedic Hospital Boss to Account for Medical Bills, Expired Drugs

Kayode: Policy Implementation Still a Big Devt Challenge

1.5m People Die of Tuberculosis Annually

UNICEF to Introduce FGM Modules into Health Education Programmes

J‎CI Takes Free Medicare to Abuja Communities Lacking Primary Healthcare Facilities

Abuja Disco Demands Investigation into Alleged Assault on Workers

INEC Chairman Emerges President of ECOWAS Election Network

$5.1bn Cash Call Debt: FG Picks April for First Tranche Disbursement to IOCs

‎JAMB Set to Abolish CBT UTME Exam

CSOs Call on UN to Caution AI to Desist from Plot to Destabilise Nigeria

Foreign Surgeons Perform Reconstructive Surgeries on 36 Patients in Sokoto 

Niger Govt Targets N1bn IGR monthly in 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Osewa Bounces Back with Win, Abamu Qualifies for Next Round

Murray Out of Davis Cup

Nasarawa Won’t Defend against Pillars in Today’s Midweek Clash

Attempts to Cause Rift Between Buhari and Osinbajo Have Failed, Says Tinubu

Senate Defers Action on REC Nominees over President’s Inaction on Magu

In Show of Strength, CBN Lowers Dollar Rate for BDCs to N360/$1

Buhari Sends Names of Ministerial Nominees to Replace Ocholi, Mohammed

Asiwaju at 65: The Selfless Life of a Leader

Indian Police Arrest Five over Attack on Nigerians

NJC Clears Justice Abang of Alleged Misconduct over PDP Leadership  Crisis

Shell: Nigerian Companies Play Key Roles in Bonga Maintenance

Ngilari’s Bail Followed Due Process, Says Counsel

Suswam’s Trial Stalled over DSS Detention

Abuja Airport will Reopen on April 19, Sirika Insists

Melaye Attends Senate Plenary in Academic Gown

Auto Dealers Launch Automated Customs Duty Verification Stickers

NNPC Boss: PIB Has Been Split into Four for Easy Passage

Senate: Seized Range Rover N62.5m, Not N298m

Oil Prices Rise over Libyan Output Disruption

GCA Energy: We’re Not Involved in N19bn Paris Club Scam

Amendment to Electoral Act Passes Second Reading in House

Buhari, Dogara Salute Tinubu at 65

I Have Killed 18 Civilians, 17-year-old Boko Haram Member Confesses

Insecurity: CSOs Advocate Public Cooperation with Immigration Regulations 2017

Court Convicts Two for Rape

Police Parades Notorious Kidnappers, Cultists from South-south, South-east

Wike, Ikpeazu Bag Award of Excellence

Pensioners Shut Down Benue Government House over 70 Months Arrears

Court Adjourns Indefinitely on Odili’s N6bn Libel Suit against Peterside

NDDC: No Plan to Exclude Ethnic Groups of Niger Delta from Development 

Report: Nigeria, Others’ Future Depends on Youth Population

House C’ttee Compels HoS to Appear with Proof of Service Extension for Former Perm Sec

NEITI: Debt Burden of Nigeria’s 36 States Rises to N3.3tn

House Set to Probe Revenue Leakages in DPR

Police Arrest Two Traders for Falsifying Expiry Dates of Vehicle Tyres

Keystone Bank Constitutes Transition Board

Adeduntan: Economic Recession Offers Windows of Investment Opportunities

CBN Declares Tomorrow Financial Literacy Day

UBA, Stanbic IBTC’s Impairment Charges Hit N47.5bn

FBN General Insurance Announces N2.2bn Premium

NAICOM to Release Guidelines for Reactivation of Brokers’ Lapsed Licenses

Report: Exchange Rate Stability, Surest Way to Restoring Investor Confidence

Continental Re Announces 60% Growth in Profit

Cadbury Slips into the Red

Ekiti Reads Rio Act to Nine Defaulting Micro-Finance Banks

Sexy Dressing Can’t Deliver the Feminist Strategy

Ekundayo: The Business of Trusteeship Needs a Complete Overhaul

Bassey: Sterling Bank’s Target is to Play Big in Retail

FUT Minna to Begin Movement of Schools to Permanent Site

Edo to Reintroduce Bini History in Schools

Expert Proffers Solution to Graduate Un-employability

Ambode Promises 6,000-bed Hostel for LASU

Tuesday 28th March 2017



BDCs Now to Get Dollars at N360/$1

Niger NUT Advocates Implementation of N18,000 Minimum Wage

Nigeria to Rely on Hit-and-run Immunisation Tactics in North-east

Truecaller and Google Come Together to Improve Video Calling for Millions

Monday, March 27, 2017

Saraki Appears Before Ethics C’ttee, Clears Self of Seized Range Rover

NGF: Melrose was Duly Engaged for Paris Club Refunds

Analysts Hail CBN’s Naira Defence as Rate for PTA, Others is Adjusted to N360/$

Obasanjo’s Wife Files Suit in Lagos Court to Stop Son’s Wedding

Sirika Promises to Resign If Deadline is Not Met for Abuja Airport Reopening

Buhari Approves Establishment of Naval Base in Lake Chad

Oshiomhole: Nigeria Needs WMD to Wipe out Corruption

Jonathan Debunks Allegations of Certificate Scandal

Former Gov Ngilari Gets Bail for Medical Treatment Abroad

MRS Oil: We Never Expropriated NNPC’s Products

Ogun Police Arrest Man for Beheading 72-year-old Woman

Bandits Raid General Hospital in Delta

Herdsmen Invade Prison Farm Centre in Benue, Kill Inmate

Two Businessmen Kidnapped in Sokoto

Nigeria’s Angry Children of Suicide

Report: Customs Responsible for 82% of Ports Charges

2017 Lagos International Trade Fair Targets Nigeria’s Industrialisation, Economic Growth

NLNG to Re-market Expiring Sales, Purchase Agreements

Civil Society Group Decries Slow Pace of Implementation of ‘7 Big Wins’

Police Arraign Three for Allegedly Stealing Electricity from Abuja Disco

Isaac Success Aims for World Cup Glory with Eagles

NNPC Revives 11 Fertilizer Plants from Phosphate Supply Deal with Morocco

Residents of Soliyi Community Groan over Gridlock

FG Confident that Wacott Rice Investment will Boost Food Security, Jobs

ITF/CAT Junior Tennis: Marylove, Abamu Win, Osewa Loses

LMC Chairman Loses Eldest Brother

Monday 27th March 2017

Buhari Approves Establishment of Naval Base in Lake Chad to Boost Security

Niger State Owes Retirees N10bn

Wakili Partners NTI to Train 100 Teachers

Ogungbesan: Despite Lull, There are Potentials for Capital Market, Economy

CBN Directs Banks to Sell FX for PTA, Others at N360/$1

Malabu Deal: Mohammed Abacha, Fasawe Give Details of How $1.1bn was Shared

UBA Grows Profit by 32%, Declares Final Dividend of 55kobo

Sunday, March 26, 2017

AMCON Hands over Keystone Bank to New Investors

PDP Peace Deal Short-lived as Makarfi, Sheriff Factions Resume Hostilities

WhatsApp Technology on Int’l Radar after British Terror Attack

African Cooks to Look out For on London Streets

Folarin Williams: It’s a Big Sacrifice for Lawyers to Go to the Bench

Goldman Sachs Warns of Another Oil Glut in 2018

Dangote, Others Plunked $6bn in Lekki Free Zone in 2016

Arik Air Asks Court to Disqualify AMCON’s Receiver Manager

Oil Swap Under-deliveries: Ontario Offers to Settle NNPC with Oghara Tank Farm

CBN Upbeat about Further Naira Appreciation

2016 Budget: Adeosun Puts Capital Releases at N1tn

APC Instructs Hameed Ali, Babachir to Honour Senate Invitation

Report: Customs Responsible for 82% of Charges at Nigerian Ports

Shell Loses Bid to Stop House Summons

21 People Die of Meningitis in Sokoto, Says Health Commissioner

Presidency Denies Buhari’s Involvement in Certificate Scandal

House Minority Leader Opposes Call to Cut CBN Gov’s Powers

Ile-Ife Crisis: Falana Faults Nigeria Police over Media Parade of Suspects

NDDC Begins Project Monitoring in Rivers

NCAA Sanctions Airline for Violation of Airspace

Kaduna APC Faction: El-Rufai Lacks Moral Standing to Criticise Buhari

Gbadamosi Joins IIPELP Advisory Council

Group Petitions Immigration CG, Accuses Amnesty International of Harbouring Spies

Ekweremadu Preaches Alternative Dispute Resolution to Disputes, Crises

Motherhood One of the Most Rewarding Jobs, Says Justice Nyesom-Wike

Delta Schools to be Shut Today as State Mourns School Heads

Obi Prescribes way to spend Paris Club Refund

Budget Padding: SERAP Wants Buhari to Order Prosecution of Indicted Officers …Alleges fresh padding

 Ile-Ife Mayhem: OPC Leader Faults IG over Arrests of Only Yoruba

Tony Elumelu Foundation Announces 2017 Entrepreneurship Programme Selection

Senate to Investigate Customs over Alleged N4tn Revenue Leakage  

Dogara: Agriculture Panacea to High Unemployment

World Bank Plans Equipment Centre for Plateau Farmers

Court Nullifies Impeachment of Former Ondo Deputy Governor

Nwodo: Nigeria Needs Restructuring Now

Stagflation, Fragility and Arrested Development of the Nigerian Economy

Minister Lists Gains of ICT Tools to Insurance Market   

RIMA’s Best State Govt Website of the Year  Emerges

US-Nigeria Council Promotes Economic Diversification  

Isichei Elected President of Nigerian Chamber of Shipping

Skye Bank Set to Reward More Customers

Richway Microfinance Appoints Oni MD

Experts Call for Radical Changes to Reposition Aviation Sector

Firm to Create Six million Jobs to Boost GDP

  How Nigeria Committed S’Africa to Ending Xenophobia

Beyond Restructuring of the Nigerian State

Unilever Nigeria Records N3bn Profit, to Pay Higher Dividend

Access Bank Empowers 225 Women

Osakwe: Nigeria’s Trade, Economic Relations with the US is Solid

Benin: Mighty Medieval Capital Now Lost Without Trace

Mutual Benefits Assurance Investigates Alleged Fraud

Okpekpe Organisers Hail Ecobank


FG May Jettison Airport Concession Programme

Greensprings Kanu Football Camp to Host Queen’s Baton

Nigeria Tops India’s Africa Export with $9.949bn

RYSA Seeks Lagos Govt Support for Sports Devt

  Southgate Demands more from England Players

CAF Secretary, El Amrani Resigns

Annuity Fund Controversy: Life Insurers to Open Accounts with PFCs  

Obasanjo Calls for More Investment in Tourism Sector

Sunday 26th March 2017

CBN Unveils Securities Settlement Guidelines

INTELS Bags NIPR Excellence Award 

The Risk of Whistle Blowing

Airtel Makes New Appointments, Reorganises Operations

Banks Want CBN to Establish Security Framework against Cyber Crime

Court Nullifies Removal of Olanusi as Ondo Deputy Governor

Fasola: FG will Complete All Abandoned Projects of Past Administration

Abuja Disco Writes IG over Assault on Electricity Workers

Be Computer Literate, Tambuwal Directs Sokoto Civil Servants

NCAA Sanctions Airline for Airspace Violation

Mr. Modesty! On Sahara Energy’s Co-Founder,Tope Sonubi’s Quiet 50th Birthday

True Confession…Prophecy that Changed the Life of VP Yemi Osinbajo

Saturday, March 25, 2017

For the Love of Classical Music…

To Comrade Bene at 70

As Senators Embark on Economic Diplomacy Mission…

INEC And The 2019 Elections  

Senate: DSS Report on Magu Sent to AGF More Damning

Switzerland Launches Criminal Investigation into Addax Petroleum Operations in Nigeria

Jonathan: We’ve Surrendered Our Power of Choice in Election to Courts

Ambode, Fashola Make up after Public Spat

Reprisal Attack Claims 5 Near Zaki Biam

Senegalese President  Hails Buhari over Role in Jammeh’s Ouster

Poisoned Stream Kills Two in C’River, 40 Others in Critical Condition

Ishaku Bans Demonstrations in Taraba

Union Bank Unveils over 100 State-of-the-Art Branches

Auto Crash: Delta Mourns Death of Three Principals, One Vice-Principal

South-west, Kwara Assemblies, Senator Laud Oyintiloye on FRCN Award

Rename National Assembly Complex after Enahoro, Obaseki, Yakassai, Jakande, Others Urge FG

Security Expert Ekhomu Turns 62

Service Providers Lose over 1m Internet Users

GlaxoSmithKline Appoints Bhushan

The Paris-London Club Refund Controversy

Quick Fixes are Not Viable with Damaged Fundamentals

Back in the Saddle

For an Effective Whistleblower Policy

Omo-Agege’s Coup against Labour Party

Is Nigeria Wired to be a Player in the Knowledge Age?

X-Raying DFID’s Agricultural Stimulus in the N’Delta

Saving Cost Through Modular Dry Dock

Osinbajo, Kachikwu’s Peace and Devt Mission to N’Delta

Memories of Midnight

Super Eagles, Burkina Faso Friendly Cancelled

Dutch Legend Kluivert in Betting Probe

Rohr: Senegal’s Physicality Tested Eagle’s Readiness

Barcelona to Honour Cruyff with Statue at Nou Camp

With N654 Billion Bond Maturities in April, Economy to Receive Liquidity  Boost

Saving the Tomato Processing Industry

Is Oil Price Drop a Threat to Nigeria?

Not Yet a Threat, Kachikwu Insists

As CBN Resumes FX Sales to Oil Marketers…

Treading Cautiously  with Policy Rates Retention

‘How to Build a Sustainable Business in Nigerian Entertainment Industry’

Why Airline Electronics Ban Affects Nigerian Travellers

Uko, Shishler, Others Set for Jumia Tourism Summit

Saturday 25th March 2017

Wamakko: N’Assembly Committed to Improving Standard of Living of Nigerians

Friday, March 24, 2017

Men, That Big Belly Isn’t Cute

The Importance of Breakfast

Dino Melaye : What is in a Certificate?

Buhari Orders Police to  End Wanton Killings Now

FG Investigating 2,251 Cases through Whistleblowing Policy

$184m Oil Swap Under-deliveries: NNPC Confirms Settlement with Taleveras, Others

Lagos, Chinese Investors Inject Fresh $64m into Lekki Free Trade Zone

PDP Crisis: No Political Solution Yet, Says Adeyeye

NCAA Steps in, Resolves Arik, Labour Impasse

Wike: FG Underpaid Rivers in Paris Club Refund

Danbaba Petitions Against Shariah  Judge in Sokoto

DSS Memo to AGF: Magu is Corrupt, Unfit to Lead EFCC


Auto Crash Claims 10 in Kogi, Plateau States

Water Shortage May Endanger 600m Children, Says UNICEF

Non-release of Amnesty Funds Frustrating Peace Process, Say Militants

Osinbajo: FG to Build Modular Refineries in Oil Producing Areas

Agric: Oyo Youths to Earn N10,000 Monthly Stipend

Falana Urges Buhari to Stop Police Invasion of Amnesty Office

UN Recognises Ejiogu at World Autism Campaign

Dana Air Bags 2016 Leadership Brand Award

Train Nigerian Child Culls Streets Kids

NCS Makes 2, 103 Seizures in Western Marine Command

Ego Boyo: My Role in Checkmate Made Nigerian Women Pursue Professional Careers

Successor of Rolls-Royce Phantom launched in 2003 Ready

Mercedes-Bnz to Unveil 2019 AMG S63 Cabriolet

Jaguar Reveals Prototype for I-Pace Electric SUV

Corporate Responsibility Puts Ford Among World’s Most Ethical Companies

ANAMMCO Assembles Shacman Trucks

Still on Glacuoma, the Sight Thief

How Goldberg Uses Culture to Bond with Consumers

Jobberman Lists MediaReach OMD Among  Nigeria’s Work Friendly Companies

Skipper Eye-Q Rolls Out Plan to Improve Eye Care

Glo’s Professor Johnbull More Than Entertainment

Funke Arthur Worrey: My Marriage Was a Fairytale – There’s No Man like Steady

El-Rufai’s Vindication of Jonathan

The Menace Called Fulani Herdsmen

Friday 24th March 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Building a Competitive Economy for the Future

Babalakin Counsels Against Appointment of Senior Advocates to S’Court, Except…

Naira Extends Gains, Moves Towards Convergence with FX Rate for Invisibles

Cynthia Osokogu’s Killers Get Death Penalty

Again, Presidency Wades into Senate, Babachir Face-off

Chimamanda Adichie’s Americanah Gets Big Endorsement from New Yorkers as ‘Must Read’ Book

PDP Crisis: Sheriff, Makarfi Agree to Stop Verbal War

Presidency Writes Senate, Nominates 27 as INEC Resident Electoral Commissioners

Buhari Condemns Terror Attack in London, Sympathises with Victims

Senate Rejects Two Non-career Ambassadorial Nominees

Akiolu: No Lagosian Should Contest against Ambode in 2019

Oil Prices Recover Marginally as OPEC, Non-members Meet Sunday

$115m Slush Funds: Court Admits Alison-Madueke’s List of Beneficiaries

Transparency International Denies Endorsing Magu

NIS Unveils Online Visa-on-Arrival Platform

Another Batch of Stranded Nigerians Deported from Libya

Mark Tasks Security Operatives to Fish out Killers in Benue

Abuja Tops Road Accidents List

Unions Picket Arik Air, Accuse Management of Insensitivity

House Expresses Safety Concerns, Orders Probe of Kaduna Airport

Release Kanu, other Biafra Activists, Says Peter Obi

Glo-sponsored African Voices Features Nigerian Talk Show Host, Mo Abudu

I am Not a Director of Arebs Resources Nigeria Limited, Says Atafo Abure

Ile-Ife Crisis: Don’t Exhibit Ethnic Bias, Fayose, Monarch Tell Police

Firm Expresses Desire to Create Six Million Jobs, Increase GDP to $5bn

Abandoned Bag at US Embassy in Lagos Causes Panic

Ninth Annual Bola Tinubu Colloquium Holds March 28

Sokoto Records 104 Cases of Meningitis

Oyegun Tasks House Members on 2017 Budget

House Directs CBN to Withdraw Mutilated Currency Notes in Circulation

Zenith Bank Shelves Plan to Raise N100bn

Sterling Bank to Expand Retail Banking

Corruption Destroys Values, Says CIMA Boss

Market Performance Remains Negative on Profit Taking

Obong of Calabar Plays the Perfect Host

The Untold Story of Oji’s Suicide

Changing the Culture

‘African Young Chef Competition Will Boost Nigeria’s Economy’

Concerns over New Terror Threat at Airports

Cash ‘N’ Carry Excites Lagosians as it Opens New Outlet

Concessionaires at Loggerheads with NPA Management over Debt Recover

Goldberg’s Cultural Contest Lights Up Ekiti

Xenophobia: Tehila Records Jams for Peace in Africa

Adesuwa Onyenokwe Captured in The Chatroom

Women Economic Empowerment an Antidote to Poverty

‘NLNG Positioned to Grow into Global Shipping Leader’

Entries Open for Cussons Baby Moment Season 4

Terminal Operators Applaud NPA’s Moves to Make Ports Competitive

What Manner of Man is Orji?

Still on the Dana Air Crash

Nigerians Shine at the 2017 British Council Alumni Award

NCAA Grants AOC to Genesis Global Aviation

Zuriel Oduwole Profiles Kenya Airways to Showcase Her Initiative

Timekeepers to Unveil New Outlet, Brands in Nigeria

Thursday 23rd March 2017

ST Novela, AMC Series Premiere New Exciting Series on StarTimes

Why Doctors Commit Suicide?

Construction Workers Escape Death as Building Collapses in Enugu

Increase Enrollment of Children into FG Colleges, Minister Urges Bauchi Govtt

Bello: Minna Airport ‘Credible’ Alternative to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Dollar Drops Below N400/$ for First Time in Seven Months

N’Assembly Approves $500m Eurobond Issue

Four Killed, Dozens Injured in Terror Attack on British Parliament

Eight Persons Killed, 20 Injured in Suicide Attacks in Maiduguri

Al-Makura’s Son to Face Manslaughter Charge

Senate Declares Customs CG Unfit for Public Office, Asks Him to Resign

Buhari Approves Reconstituted NSIA Board

Police Recover Body of Late Doctor from Lagos Lagoon

FG Unfolds Power Recovery Plan, Okays N80bn for Road Rehabilitation

Fresh Attacks on Nigerians in S’Africa Not Xenophobic, Says FG

Benue Killings: Police Deploy Special Force in Zaki Biam

FG to Establish Niger Delta Development Bank

House Mandates NAFDAC to Review Composition of Carbonated Drinks

Fayose: I Shunned Entreaties to Join APC Because of Disrespect to Tinubu

CCB Says It Has No Formal Report on Probe of Saraki’s Assets

PDP Crisis: Makarfi, Dickson Resolve Face-off

Unions May Picket Arik Air Thursday

Ile-Ife Crisis: Afenifere Rejects Report of Police Investigation

Yobe Hosts Retreat to Develop Masterplan for Post-insurgency Reconstruction

NNPC, Fuel Marketers on Collision over Introduction of Bulk Purchase Agreement Fee

Lawyers Ask President to Protect Amnesty International as Protesters Barricade its Office

UN Criticises Cameroon for Forcing Nigerian Refugees Home

Germany to Deport Nigerian. Algerian for Planning Terror Attack

Fayose Kicks against Choice of Nnamani as Chairman of Electoral Reform

PDP House Member Defects to APC

Plateau People, Lalong Mourn as Commissioner Slumps and Dies

Court Sentences Two, Orders Forfeiture of Property over N8bn Currency Scam

Court Jails Pastor for Raping Boys

FIDA, Groups Want IG to Prosecute Policemen for Brutalising Nursing Mother

Ogun Leads Campaign against Gender Violence

Chinese Envoy Seeks Partnership With APC Leadership

Edozien: FG to Kick-start Rural Electrification Fund with N2bn

Atiku Condmns Killings at Zaki Biam

Jonathan’s Kinsmen Fight over Ex-President’s Performance Rating

US Military, Navy, Others to Conduct Operations in Nigerian Waters, Gulf of Guinea

TEF Selects 1,000 Successful Applicants for 2017 Entrepreneurship Programme

Lagos Approves 15% Discount on Land Use Charge

Pressure Mounts for Abia Speaker to Resign

Buhari Condoles Abisoye Family, Kogi Govt

Metuh’s Application Stalls Trial

Fidelity Bank Supports Education Centre

Lafarge Africa’s Full Year Profit Falls by 38% to N16.8bn

Raising Pace Setters

Heavyweights Nigeria, Senegal Test Might in London showdown

Shittu: ICT Can Boost SME Contribution to GDP

Invest in LED Lighting for Energy Conservation, Expert Tells FG

Sokoto to Recruit More Agric Extension Workers

Vitafoam Unveils New Vono Facility in Ogun State

NCC Restates Commitment to Telecom Consumers

Report on Social Media Exposes Govt’s Weakness

Raising Children with Down Syndrome

NIPOST Restructures to Meet New Demands on e-Commerce

Goldberg: Stakeholders Identify Music as Brand Building Tool

Best Boxer To Win N2m As Ogunsanya Increases Prize Money

UNICEF Pledges More Support for the Health Sector

Udom Emmanuel Gives Reasons for Embarking on Youth Sports Festival

Oguntona: Benzoic Acid is Harmless in Soft Drinks

Agency Conceptualises Campaign against Gender Bias

Selective Laws against Nigerian Women Reproductive Rights

Can Etisalat Weather the Storm

Brands with Cola Deprive Sound Sleep, Say Experts

Adeoti: Technology Has Impacted Lives in Rural, Urban Communities

MFM FC Climbs to the Summit of NPFL

European World Cup Qualifiers Live on StarTimes

NAFDAC Raids Market in Lagos

Muraina: Sheriff Can’t Conduct Fresh Congresses in Oyo, Lagos, Kwara, Anambra

Hygeia Acquires Gold Cross Hospital to Reduce Medical Tourism

ZTE Nigeria Decries Disruption of its Activities by Labour Unions

Obiogbolu: ‎Anambra Will Be Safe in My Hands

APC Has Abandoned Its Pioneers, SaysAkpabio

Imo Health Sector Improves as Indigent Patients Access Free Healthcare

Wednesday 22nd March 2017

Rescuing Nigeria’s Ailing Economy

NCAA Approves Abuja Helicopter Operation

Police Recovers Body of Late Doctor from Lagoon

Plateau Commissioner, Galadima, is Dead

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Xenophobic Violence and Intl Law

Emefiele Optimistic About Rate Convergence as S&P Affirms Nigeria’s Ratings with Stable Outlook

Buhari Meets Service Chiefs, Orders Probe of Zaki Biam Killings

After 28 Years, Atedo Peterside Steps Down from Stanbic IBTC Board

Mixed Emotions for Orji Family as Police Recover Another Body

Al-Makura’s Son Arrested over Death of Student

Senate to Probe Saraki, Melaye over Seized Vehicle, Certificate Scandal

….Red Chamber to Reopen Probe into PINE Activities

FG, States, LGs Share N429bn for February

NIMASA Acquires Floating Dockyard, to Save FG $1bn in 10 Years

17 Herdsmen Allegedly Killed by Soldiers in Southern Kaduna

Former NNPC GMD, Yakubu Gets N300m Bail

INEC Tasks RECs on Distribution of PVCs

Makarfi, Sheriff Trade Words over Supreme Court Appeal

Again, First Nation Airways Suspends Operations

CCB Investigator Visits Saraki’s Property after Testifying in Court

Military Task Force Intercepts 213 Vehicles of Armed Vigilantes in Jos

Magu: Don’t Let Corrupt Elements Derail Fight against Corruption, Falana Tells Buhari

Bill Banning Tribal Marks Passes Second Reading

MPC: FG Moves to Adopt Open Market Policy

Senate to Investigate NHIS Boss for Mismanagement, Alleged Fraud

SERAP Asks FG to Investigate Mob Attack on Amnesty International

Senate Pushes for Commission of Inquiry into Ile-Ife Clash

House Directs FG to Apply Stringent Measures to Secure Borders

House Committee Grills Oyo-Ita over Tenure Extension of Former Perm Sec Shu’ara steps down

Benue Governor Ortom Involved in Car Accident

Court Suspends Trial of Ashinze, Former Dasuki Aide over Alleged False Publication by EFCC

Okowa Calls for Speedy Trial of Kidnap Cases

Court to Deliver Judgment on Cynthia Osokogu’s Murder Tomorrow

Soldiers Nab N’Delta Community Leader for Shutting down 11 Oil Wells

Buhari Decries Celebration of Persons with Questionable Characters

PDP Asks Akeredolu to Pay Salaries of Political Appointees

Don’t Let APC Lose Anambra Senate Seat, Ikeazor Tells Ngige

Ayade Tasks Newly Sworn-in Acting Chief Judge on Judiciary Reforms

Improved FX Supply Raises Optimism about Nigeria’s Outlook

Iheanacho, Iwobi, Others Impress at Eagles Training in London

Sterling Bank Partners NEPC on Agric Exports

Cadbury Records Full Year Loss of N563m

SEC Moves to Deepen Capital Market via New Cost Structure

Strategies for Becoming a Better Speaker

51.72m Bank Customers Enrolled on BVN as at February

NSE‎ Mulls Local Production of Speed Limiting Device

CIN Pledges to Instil Compliance, Discipline Culture in Banking Sector

Tough Draws for Rangers, Rivers Utd

JICA Trains over 2,000 Nigerians in Human Capital Devt

Hayatou: The Intrigues that Cost Him the CAF Job

AIICO Insurance Moves against Fraudulent Sales Agents

Kebbi’s Rice Revolution

Laurels for the Western Naval Command

NFPL: Falz’ Shock Appearance at Agege Stadium Excites Fans

Tuesday 21st March 2017


Turning Dreamers to Titans

Atedo Peterside Resigns from Stanbic IBTC Board

Again, First Nation Suspends Operation

Marine Police Recover Body in Lagos Lagoon

Monday, March 20, 2017

Adeosun Gives Conditions for Further Release of Paris-London Club Refunds

Mohammed Abacha, Pecos Energy Ask Court to Declare Them Owners of Malabu Oil

Finally, AMCON Sells Keystone Bank for N25bn to New Investors

NNPC Shops for $15bn to Build 4,000MW Power Plants

Nollywood is Giving the World a Taste of True African Glamour

Police Parade 38 Suspects Linked to Ife Mayhem

 30 Killed as Unknown Gunmen Attack Zaki Ibiam Town in Benue

Naira Sustains Gains on Parallel Market as CBN Auctions $180m

Ondo Assembly Crisis Eases as Speaker, Principal Officers Resign

2019 Presidency: God will Decide My Fate, Says Sheriff 

 NDDC Gives Contractors 30 Days to Return to Site

ASUU Threatens Strike over FG’s Ceaseless Salary Cuts

Protesters Besiege Amnesty International’s Office, Give It 24 Hours  to Leave Nigeria

Number of Registered Voters Now 70m, Says INEC Chairman

FG Launches New Immigration Policy Targeting Terrorists, Foreign Herdsmen

Mystery Surrounds Medical Doctor Who Committed Suicide

Recession or Not, Nigerians Rated Sixth Happiest in Africa

Fari Takes over from Obasi as IPMAN Ends Leadership Tussle

FG Commends Dangote for Making Nigeria Self-sufficient in Cement Production

Tinubu Did Not Reject Chieftaincy Title from Olubadan

Court to Rule on Nnamdi Kanu’s Bail Application April 25

Saraki Charges N’Assembly Management on Accountability, Transparency

Niger Delta Youths: Modular Refineries Will Stop Oil Theft, Bunkering

Ekweremadu Decries Discriminatory Admission Practices

Ritualist Sentenced to Death for Killing Two Brothers

Court to Hear FG’s Suit against Shell May 31

War Against Terror: Governor Wike Lauds NAF for Its Air Power

World Bank to Invest $57bn in Nigeria, Others

Shoprite Condemns S’Africans Attack on Nigerians, Others

GreenWish to Invest $280m in Nigeria Solar Plants

Bulls Remains Control of Market amidst Profit Taking

Stakeholders Call for Increased Collaboration to Promote Sustainability

Ambode Tasks Auditors on Economic Recovery

Eagles London Camp Opens with 17 Players

ACCA Promotes Youth Empowerment

Travelling Dangerously in Nigeria

Dalung Confirms for Akwa Ibom Youth Festival


Power Operators Intensify Blame Game over Failure to Meet 5,465MW Target

FIFA Bans Ghanaian Referee for Life

FG to Adopt Centralised Electricity Bills Payment System

MTN Offers Arsenal Fans All-expense Paid Trip to Emirates Stadium

Rangers, Rivers Utd’s Opponents to Emerge Today

NEITI: Nigeria’s Revenue Plunged by 40% for Three Years

Oil and Gas: $15bn Transactions Sign of Optimistic 2017 Outlook

Nestoil Deploys HDD Technology to Lay NNPC’s Pipelines across Rivers

Firm to Build Nigeria’s First-ever Waste-to-Power Plant

BEDC Restores Power Supply to Delta Community After Seven Years of Darkness

Masari Laments Decline in Education Sector

NNPC Shops for $15bn to Build 4000MW Gas Power Plants

Inside Julius Rone’s World

Lagos NIPR Endorses Isale Eko Stage Play


Kunle Afolayan Appointed To Board Of Lagos Arts And Culture

PenCom’s Moment in the Sun at Social Media Week

My Childhood Ambition Was to be a Medical Doctor

Campaigns for Anambra Gov Poll Begins August 18

Ensure Govs Utilise Funds Judiciously, Senator Urges State Assemblies

Sunday, March 19, 2017

For a More Professional Police Force

Bankers Join Whistleblowing Bandwagon, Expose Illicit Transactions of Public Officers

Adeosun, Emefiele Confirm Meeting, Seek to Align Monetary and Fiscal Policies

NNPC Stockpiles Petrol as CBN Sells FX to Marketers for Diesel, ATK Imports

Governors Deny Alleged Diversion of Paris-London Club Refunds

Africa Trade Meeting Has No Africans After US Visa Denials

Medical Doctor Jumps into Lagos Lagoon

Naira to Appreciate Further as CBN Boosts Forex Sale

Keshi: South Africa’s Political Elite Fuelling Xenophobia Attacks against Nigerians, Others

EKEDEC Apologises for Prolonged Power Outage in Lagos

World Bank Announces Record $57bn for Sub-Saharan Africa

Court Restrains Nigerian Union of Allied Health Professionals from Strike

US Calls on Nigeria to Adopt Ranching to End Herdsmen/Farmers Clashes

Akpabio Disowns Statement on Magu’s Rejection

NDLEA Records 34,499 Drug-related Arrests in Four Years

Saraki Pledges Commitment to Implementation of  Nigeria-Morocco Bilateral Agreements

Police Arrest Suspect for Robbery, Rape

Boy Rescued from Father’s Torture Cell

  Fake Cop Arrested in Lagos

Lagos Taskforce Nabs 43 Oil Bunkering Suspects, Seals Off Property 

Expression of Interest for Bitumen to Commence by June, Say Fayemi

Lagos Laments Sabotage in New Waste Management Regime

Ekiti 2018: Don’t Manipulate Your Primary, Afenifere Warns APC

FG Restates Commitment to Produce Manpower for Nation’s Development

Oyo Pays Four Months Salary in Two Months

Port Harcourt ASUU to Down Tools over Unpaid, Underpaid Salaries

IPAC Urges FG to Release IPOB Leader

How PDP Can Avoid Mutually Assured Destruction 

Ibori Files Appeal in UK to Upturn His Conviction

Seven Persons Killed in another Suicide Attacks in Maiduguri

APC States Adopt Common Strategy for Security, Revenue Generation

Capital Oil Accuses NNPC of Consistent Breach of Contract

Presidency Denies Reduction in Buhari’s Work Load

Rangers Flop against Zamalek, Drop to Confed Play off  

NPFL: MFM Picks Maximum Points against Leaders Plateau United

IBB Club Matchplay: Mark, Ekwueme Savour Mixed Doubles Win  

CAF Elections: Okowa, Sports Veterans Hail Pinnick’s Victory


Youth Sports Festival Excites Gov Udom Emmanuel

  Cyberspace Attains CMMI Level 3 Certification

NPA’s New Spokesman Assumes Office

Ericsson Appoints Rutger Reman Managing Director for Nigeria

$355m OTC FX Futures Contracts Mature This Week

Olowo: Nigerian Environment is Very Hostile for Business

Leveraging on Nigeria-China Trade Ties

Insurers Groan as Forex Volatility, Climatic Change Skyrocket Claims

Health, Fitness Receive Boost with Innovative Wearable Technology

NCS Advocates Introduction of IT Security Courses in Schools

Air Peace Begins Expansion to regional, International Destinations

Emirates Introduces Attractive Fares for Nigerian Travellers 

Sunday 19th March 2017

Virgin Atlantic Appoints Samuel Lindfield as Country Manager for Nigeria

City, Liverpool Clash in ‘Top Four’ Race

Madrid Extend La Liga Lead

Wenger To  Announce Future Plans Soon

Federer, Wawrinka To Contest Indian Wells Final

Vitafoam Unveils New Vono Facility in  Ogun State

Zungeru Dam: FG Begins Payment of Compensation to Host Communities

Afenifere Urges APC not to Manipulate Primaries in Ekiti 

Nakamura: JICA Trains More‎ than 2,000 Nigerians in Human Capital Development 

Ahmed: Low Income Earners  will  Benefit from Housing Units

Afenifere Urges APC not to Manipulate Primaries in Ekiti

Nakamura: JICA Trains More‎ than 2,000 Nigerians in Human Capital Development

Ahmed: Low Income Earners will Benefit from Housing Units

Ibrahim Magu: The Last Straw?

Senate Forecloses Reconsideration of Ibrahim Magu as EFCC Boss

Onyema: ‘Tiny Minority’ of Nigerians Affected by Xenophobic Attacks in S’Africa

Fiscal, Monetary Authorities Meet Ahead of MPC Meeting Monday

Sani Wants El-Rufai Sanctioned over Leaked Memo

Supreme Court Hears PDP’s Case Thursday

FG Reads Riot Act to Exporters of Unprocessed Minerals

Pandemonium as Bus Driver Kills Soldier in Lagos

Saraki: Regional Cooperation, Partnership, Panacea to Africa’s Challenges

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Catholic Knights Seek More Prayers for Buhari, Launch N1.5bn Retreat Centre

PDP Governorship Aspirant Defects to APC in Gombe

Akeredolu Recognises Coker as Speaker

Don’t Come to Ekiti to Play Politics, Fayose Tells New CP

Anglican Archbishop Faults Early Release of 2019 Election Timetable

Australia Govt Supports Malnutrition Fight in North-east with N11m Grants


NSE‎ Mulls Local Production of Speed Limiting Device, Woos Minister

IPAC Petitions CJN, AGF over Plateau Lawmaker’s Certificate Forgery Case

Oyegun Extol Late Ogbemudia Virtues, Sterling Qualities

“We Want to Improve Compliance, Discipline Culture in the Banking Sector”

N’Delta Host Oil Communities Seek Urgent Relocation of Oil Firms

The Trial of Hameed ‘Netanyahu’ Ali

With Lower February Inflation, Analysts Urge Caution in Policy Decision

Growing the Economy through Import Substitution

The Renewed Call for Passage of PIB

Bonga FPSO Repairs May Engender Temporary Drop in Oil Production

As FG Moves to Extend Bank Verification to MFBs…

Bunmi Oke: My Fighting Spirit Has Kept Me Going in Advertising

Again, the Coca Cola Brand Undergoes Integrity Test

As Swan Water Makes a Detour…

Boyo: FG Must Tackle Excess Liquidity for Recovery Plan to Produce Desirable Result

Tonder: Return of Investment in Nigeria Looks Good

US Tourism Suffers ‘Trump Slump’, Loses $185m

Delta Experiments with New Boarding Lines in Atlanta

Dubai International Breaks Passenger Record

Transcorp Hilton Wins Trip Advisor Award

Saturday 18th March 2017

Between Apostle Suleiman and Nasir El Rufai: Too Many Coincidences

Buhari Restates FG’s Commitment to Manpower Development

Cleric Decries INEC’s Release of 2019 Election Timetable

ECOWAS Partners With UN, Others to Improve Election  Observation Mechanism

2019: Who Can Stop Atiku?

OPL 245: Shell Wins, Court Vacates Forfeiture Order Granted EFCC

Petrol: NNPC Invites DSS, EFCC to Recover N11bn from Capital Oil

Federal Ministry of Health Certifies Fanta, Sprite Safe for Consumption

Tears, Tributes as Ogbemudia Goes Home

Xenophobia: Mbeki Meets Nigerian Lawmakers 

Security: Wike initiates Fresh Amnesty Programme for Ogoniland 

Naira Extends Gain on Parallel Market, Now $449/$1

Sultan Tasks Traditional  Rulers on Insecurity

3.7 Million Workers Lost Jobs in 2016, Says NLC President

Group Rates Buhari Low on Press Freedom

  Rotary Club of Lagos Inaugurates Projects

 Omisore Lauds Ooni on Ife Crisis

Makarfi Wants To Kill PDP, Alleges Governor Dickson 

EFCC Arraigns China-Bound Bizmen over $167, 900 Money Laundering Case

Onyeama Denies Taiwan Still Operating in Abuja

Pepsodent, Nigerian Dental  Association  Walk for Oral Hygiene


It’s in Buhari’s Interest to Tame Hammed Ali

Friday, March 17, 2017

‘Not So’ Breaking News: Soft Drinks Are Poison

What Causes Itching in Your Genitals

Joy Ogbego: A life in the Air

Nigerian Breweries Commissions Upgraded Ota Plant

Loeries Engages Nigerian  Creative Professionals

Paul Adalikwu in, Rae-Omoh out

 Lai Mohammed, Ooni, Sirika to Grace  41st NANTA AGM

Muyideen Oladapo: I Love Drumming, I Always Like to  See Myself Doing Something Special

Official: Alfa Romeo Platform to be Used by Dodge, Jeep, Maserati

Mercedes to Debut Baby G-Class Compact Crossover By 2019

FCA Wins ‘The Most Improved Fleet  Manufacturer’

F-150 Dependability Award Underscores Built Ford Tough

Lagos Motor Fair, Autoparts to Focus on African  Markets

Man City, Liverpool Battle for Top-four Place

Anthony Joshua: The Fight  to  Become a  Legend

UEFA Champions League: Ancelotti Faces former Assistant as Madrid Draw Bayern

Fukushima to Host 2020 Olympic Baseball and Softball

 GOtv Boxing Night 11 : Joe Boy Ready for Ghanaian Opponent

Mobility Arts Hosts Clash of Gladiators

Chance to Fight in Ibadan Thrills Fijabi 

How Nigeria Can Win 2018 World Cup- Kalu 

Tinubu’s Grouse

Osita Chidoka’s Dream

Who is after Olusegun Aganga?

Segun Adebutu’s Generosity

Tongues Wag Over Omosede Igbinedo’s Status

Between Senator Omisore and Ooni of Ife

The Pastor Adeboye Story in His Words

First Bank Fumbles

Why Corruption will Remain with Us for a Long Time  

Clems Ohaneze: I Love Being Around ‘Babes’

Friday 17th March 2017

Polio: Expert Wants Parents Resisting Immunisation Jailed

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Fulfilling Dreams for the Widows

Peterside’s Patriotic Duty at NIMASA

MRS to Save Nigeria $120m Annually from Jetty Expansion

Buhari Approves Release of More London-Paris Club Refunds to Governors

Despite NCC, CBN Intervention, Banks in Stand-off with Etisalat over Dollar Debt

Report: Lagos Among Leading African Destinations on Fortune 500 List

FG Amends Charges against Justice Ngwuta

Naira Gains as CBN Auctions $150m FX Forwards

Another Bloody Killing Shocks Benue Community

House Amends Public Procurement Act, Raises Contract Mobilisation Fee to 50%

NDDC to Hold Investigative Hearing on Corruption Charges

Fire at Borno IDP Camp Claims Three Lives, Leaves Six Injured

House: March 30 Deadline for Passage of Appropriation Bill Not Sacrosanct

Ex-NNPC GMD, Yakubu Remanded in Kuje Prison

Keeping Fit with Keto

Northern PDP Elders Suggest Expanded Peace Committee

Court Declines FG’s Request to Consolidate Charges against Dasuki

Judge Withdraws from Trial of Fani-Kayode, Nenadi Usman

Innoson to Establish Automobile Engineering Facility for Amnesty Beneficiaries

NEITI: A’Ibom, Lagos, Rivers Were Top FAAC Earners in 2016 With N329.88bn

Risk Culture – “Do As I Say, Not As I Do?”

UTME: JAMB Reverses Position, Says Awaiting-Result Candidates Can Apply

Nigerian Universities May Close Again Soon, ASUU Warns

CPC Bares Fangs, Gives NBC Seven-day Ultimatum on Fanta, Sprite

Plot to Impeach Kogi Speaker Thickens as Six PDP Members Decamp to APC

Again, EIA on 260km Super Highway Runs into Hitch

Subsidy Fraud: Another Oil Marketer Bags 10 Years Imprisonment

Defection: PDP Asks Court to Declare Akwa Ibom South Senatorial District Seat Vacant

Retired Civil Servants Storm Finance Ministry, Protest 15 Months Pension Arrears

NLNG Positioned to Grow into Global Shipping Leader, Says Okesanjo

DMO Issues More Bonds Than Planned as Inflation Falls 

IFC Official Faults Nigeria’s Economic Recovery Plan  

FBN Insurance to Double Efforts in Retail Insurance Product

Saraki: Ahmad’s Victory, New Beginning for African Football

Ahmad Ends Hayatou’s 29-year Reign as CAF President

Total Recommends Final Dividend of N7 as Profit Hits N147bn

Aero to Lay Off 90% Workers to Remain in Business

FG Urged to Probe Mismanagement of Scanners at Ports

FG: Nigerians Should Take Advantage of Recession to Embrace SME

Ibadan Set for GOtv Boxing Night 11

JEDC Laments Activities of Vandals in Jos, Bauchi

Title-chasing Bayern Battles Gladbach Live on StarTimes

Ajaokuta Steel Company to Function as Private Entity, Says Fayemi

Ogbeh: Farmers to Get Fertilizer at Lower Prices

NNDC Injects N12bn to Reintroduce Marketing Board in North

Ogbeh Visits Sympli, Pleges Support for Local Food Producers 

Thursday 16th March 2017

‘Forex Volatility Kills Businesses in Nigeria’

The Rise of Truth

Anuforom: Accurate Weather Prediction Has Improved Air Safety

Nigeria Air Force, AIB Partner on Air Safety

Maersk Donates Books to Lagos Schools

NPA MD Counsels Staff on Healthy Living


Nigeria’s Slow Drive to Exclusive Breastfeeding

Lagos Walks to Raise Awareness on Endometriosis  

UNFPA Urges the Global Community to Invest in Maternal Health  

FG Inaugurates Inter-agency PHC Revitalisation Supply Chain Committee‎

12,753 Benefit from Lagos Medical Mission Programme

  Stroke: Assess your Risk Factors

Women Should be Vigilant on Breast Health and Disease

Cedar Hospital, AGPMPN Raises Awareness on Kidney Disease, Obesity

Health Experts Team up with Pfizer to Combat Pneumococcal Disorders

St. Nicholas Hospital Marks World Kidney Day

Fire Outbreak Claims Three Lives in IDP’s Camp

Pinnick Elected CAF Executive Committee Member

Defection: PDP Asks Court to Declare A’Ibom South Senatorial District Seat Vacant

Father, Son Die While Digging Well in Sokoto

Meningitis claims 5 lives in Sokoto 

Boko Haram Invades Borno Town

World Bank Faults Nigeria’s Economic Recovery Plan

Ahmad of Madagascar emerges new CAF President

Texem Organises An Executive Masterclass For Senior Executives

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Again, Senate Rejects Magu, Says He Should Cease to Act as EFCC Chair

Disquiet Among Judges over Proposed Appointment of Lawyers to S’Court

As Oil Rebounds, Kachikwu Says Fluctuating Prices Pose No Immediate Threat

Tompolo’s Monarch Urges FG to Urgently Implement Demands of the Niger Delta

Customs Boss, Hameed Ali, Shuns Senate, Risks Arrest

Six Persons Die in Suicide Attacks in Maiduguri

Secession Won’t Guarantee Our Peace, Ribadu Tells Ndigbo, Other Secessionist Groups

Lagos IGR Rose by N33bn, Says NEITI

NBC Allays Concerns over Benzoic Acid in Soft Drinks

Afenifere Alleges Sectional Arrests in Aftermath of Yoruba-Hausa Clash in Ife

Court Bars APC from Fielding Candidate in Anambra Central Senatorial Election

Ogbeh Visits Sympli, Pledges FG’s Support for Local Food Producers

Edo, Borno, C’River Top List of States with Highest Air Fares

Nigeria, S’Africa Denounce Xenophobia, Move to Bolster Relations

Persecution: CAN Suspends Global Day of Mourning for Killed Members

UNICEF Scales up Intervention in Malnutrition by 400% in North-east

Tinubu Mourns Onukaba

House Mandates FG to Reconstitute Board of Investment Tribunal

DHQ to Strengthen Security on Classified Military Institutions, Documents

Frozen Account: Ozekhome to Knows Fate April 12

FG Charged to Prosecute Foreigners Peddling Sub-standard Products

Again, Ayade Weeps for Bakassi Returnees as FG Unveils Resettlement Plans

CPC Recovered  N2.5bn for Nigerian Consumers in 2016

World Bank Decries Hunger in North-eastern Nigeria, Kenya, Others

GTBank Owed $138m by Etisalat

Trading Value Rises 133% as Market Sustains Positive Trend

Concerns over Slow Takeoff of InfraCos

Govt Policies, Harsh Operating Environment Blamed for Airlines’ Failure in Nigeria

N377bn Indebtedness: CBN, NCC, 13 Banks Meet with Etisalat Today

Onu: Diversification into Agriculture, Solid Minerals Can’t Take Nigeria Out of Recession

Google Trains One Million Africans in Digital Skills

Report Suggests Ways to Address Cyber Security Threats

Ahmad Battles Hayatou for the Soul of African Football

MTN Splashes Cash Prizes on Subscribers

Delta / Zenith Bank Principal’s Cup kicks off in Asaba

Court Issues Warrant against Turkish Airlines for Violation of CPC Act

Olam Enhancing Domestic Food Security

Contrasting Tales

To Curb Corruption, Should Security Vote be Scrapped?


Experts, Stakeholders Advocate Improved Private, Public Sector Taxation Policies

Wednesday 15th March 2017

WFP Reaches 1m People in North-east Nigeria, to Scale up, Says Mohammed

Sahara Group Unveils #NigeriaStartsWithMe Campaign to Boost SDGs

Buhari and the Next Conversation

GIZ, EU Collaborate to Re-train Artisans in Plateau

Police Arrest Muslim Cleric, Teenager over Ritual Murder of Three-year-old

UNICEF Advises Journalists on Child Rights Reporting  

Senate, Again, Rejects Magu as EFCC Boss

Fayemi: Nigeria Needs 4m Square Metres of Tiles Annually

Customs Boss Fails to Appear before Senate

Six Persons Killed in Suicide Attacks in Maiduguri

Nigeria is Ripe for Female President, Says Varsity Don

Female Executives, Let’s Up the Ante – Part 2

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Presidency Moves to Avert Face-off Between Senate and Customs CG

Inflation Rate Falls for First Time in 15 Months to 17.78%

NDDC Boss Orders Immediate Payment of Commission’s Scholarships

Scotland Shows Nigeria Runway Can be Fixed without Shutting Airport

Ortom Orders Fulani Herdsmen Out of Benue Communities

Saraki, Dogara Visit Buhari, Say He’s Doing Well

Okowa, Obaseki, Others Receive Ogbemudia’s Remains in Benin

FG Charges Seven Boko Haram Leaders with Murder, Kidnapping

Finally, Senate Sets Date to Screen Magu

Indicted INEC Staff Oppose Trial in Abuja, Prefer Rivers State

Voter Registration, PVC Distribution Begins in April for 2019 Polls

Udoma Solicits N’Assembly Support for Economic Recovery Plan

$15.8bn from NNPC Not in Govt Coffers, Says NEITI

Xenophobic Attacks: Nigeria Chose the Path of Diplomacy, Says Onyeama

Oil Prices Fall to Three Months Low as OPEC Reports Rise in Output

PDP Crisis: Dickson Replies Makarfi, Says Lies will Further Deplete Party

Sino-Nigeria Trade Volume Hits $13bn

EFCC Tenders List of Beneficiaries of Slush Funds Allegedly Deposited by Alison-Madueke in Court

Boko Haram: FG Directs MDAs to Mainstream Counter-Terrorism Policies, Programmes

Social Intervention Programme: FG Pays N30,000 to 150,000 Graduates

Nigeria, S’Africa Mull Legislation to Deter Future Xenophobic Attacks

Okowa Signs N294.5bn 2017 Budget into Law

Abia Community in Fear of Police Arrest after Clash with Herdsmen

Police Promote 28,627 Personnel

Court Issues Bench Warrant against Turkish Airlines, Two Others for Violation of CPC Act

Yobe Upgrades Education Sector with N3bn

Senator’s Aide Attacked by Herdsmen on Abuja-Kaduna Highway

Be Sensitive in Reporting Violence,  Kukah Urges Nigerian Media

Don’t Embark on Protest, Timi Frank Begs APC Staff

Police Foil, Rescue Bishop, Wife from Kidnappers

Wike Berates NYSC for Concealing Police Abduction of Corps Members during Rivers Rerun

Police Arrest 10 Teenagers for School Gangsterism  in Lagos

Kwankwaso: I Have No Intention of Leaving APC

ContinentalRe Grows Profit to N3bn, Declares 14k Dividend

FG Pledges to Resolve Forex Challenges Facing Exporters

Fidelity Bank Restates Commitment to Entertainment Industry

GTBank Set for 2017 Food, Drink Fair

Access, GTB, Zenith Record N120bn Impairment Charges

NDDC Wants Host Communities, Contractors to Collaborate on Projects

Celebrating Reading

Dangote Salt, NAFDAC Collaborate to Sanitise Food Market

BOI Targets Women Empowerment for Sustainable Economic Growth

GTBank Maintains Robust Dividend Payout

Nigerite Harps on Effective Safety Management for Business Sustainability

Firm Disowns Halawi, Ramachandran, Kumar, Others

Onitsha’s Recurring Fire Disasters

Linkage Assurance Strengthens Ties with Insurance Brokers

Oxfam Seeks Favourable Policy to Boost Women’s Capacity

Improved Rice Output May Ease Pressure on Household Income

NDDC Wants Host Communities, Contractors to Collaborate on Projects


Tuesday 14th March 2017

Indicted INEC Staff Oppose Trial in Abuja

Japan Releases $462,000 Grant to Tackle Socio‎-economic Problems in Nigeria 

Abia Community Abandoned for Fear of Arrest by Police over Clash with Herdsmen

Ambode Explains Delay in Executing A-Meal-A-Day Programme

House Asks FG to Immediately Disarm Herdsmen in Benue

Saraki Inspects Minna Airport, Promises National Assembly Intervention in Upgrading Facilities

Nigeria’s Robotics Whizkid 

Don’t Trivialise Nigeria’s Peace, Unity, IPCR Boss Admonishes Nigerians

Monday, March 13, 2017

Buhari Resumes, Osinbajo Says President ‘Reasonably Satisfied with His Performance’

Supply Glut: Banks Now Seek Customers to Buy FX

Nigeria’s Proposed Sale of Oft-Bombed Oil Assets Not Easy

Customs Backtracks, Says It Won’t Force Car Owners to Pay Duties

Makarfi, Sheriff Factions Engage in Accusations and Counter-Accusations of Cash, Car Gifts

Dangote Refinery Orders Compressors, Turbines from German Firm

FG Sends Delegation to South Africa over Xenophobic Attacks

Malabu Oil Applies to Join Suit to Set aside Order Forfeiting OPL 245 to FG

NSA Restricts Helicopter Shuttle during Abuja Airport Closure

NBC Extends Deadline for Broadcast Stations to Pay Their Fees to March 31

AIB Blames Human Error, Poor Regulation for Dana Crash

Witness Reveals How Belgore, Suleiman Benefited from Slush Funds Allegedly Stashed by Alison-Madueke

IPMAN Suspends Planned Strike Following NNPC GMD’s Intervention

APC Staff Grumble over Unpaid Salaries

JAMB to Begin Sale of UTME Forms March 20

Kaduna Govt Warns against Reprisals over Ife Clash

Rerun Polls: Rivers to Submit Report of Judicial Commission of Inquiry to IG, Says Wike

Chinese Firm to Deliver Abuja Light Rail Project Next Year

Court Scolds NAFDAC over NBC Products

Police Arrest Killers of Herdsmen in Southern Kaduna

Sharia Police Arrest 120 Suspected Prostitutes in Kano

Policemen Batter, Forcibly Detain Building Contractor

Court Orders A’Ibom Police Commissioner to Arrest Suspects in Murder Case

Extend BVN Policy to Microfinance Banks, Adeosun Tells CBN

Fidelity Bank Makes More Millionaires in Promo

NESG Focuses on Youth Development for Nation Building

Chelsea knocks out Man Utd to Reach Semis

CIBN Set to Host World Conference of Banking Institutes

SystemSpecs Unveils Remita Mobile App

British Council Recognises Oluikpe

Trading Resumes at Stock Market Negatively on Profit Taking

Rangers Needs Barcelona Inspiration to Upturn Zamalek Advantage

Dalung Places Imo State on Standby

B’Faso Lists Veteran Bance for Eagles Friendly in London

Buhari’s Return: Matters Arising

NNPC to Collaborate With IOCs to Boost Oil Production

IOCs Shun Kaduna Airport, to Fly Personnel to Abuja via Minna

Tambuwal Flags Off N1.56bn Fadama III Agric Scheme

Ibadan Disco Attracts $400m Investment in Metering, Network Upgrade

PTDF to Comply With Workers’ Benefit Law

Nigerian Manufacturing Expo to Create New Markets for SMEs

NCDMB Tasks Shell, Chevron, Total on Nigerian Content Law

FCMB Women Empowers Young Girls

ExxonMobil Partners WEConnect to Support Women Entrepreneurs

MarketMoni: Inclusive Financial Access for the Vulnerable

Women in LPG Seek Legislation on Safe Cooking

Ibadan Disco: Keeping Its Eye on the Ball

Monday 13th March 2017

The March Towards Rice Self-sufficiency

NNPC: N’Assembly Responsible for LNG Investment Indecisions

Youths Protest Removal of LG Chairman

RTEAN Deputy Chairman Killed over Internal Crisis

FG: Indigenous Power Sector Investors More Dependable, Optimistic

2018: APC Declares 33 Guber Aspirants Impostors

Buratai Instructs GOCs to Safeguard Nigeria’s Unity, Sovereignty

Buhari Transmits Letter to N’Assembly, Resumes Duty

As APC Nears Boiling Points

Centenary City Project: Setting the Record Straight

Yobe Spends N3bn in Education Sector in Two Months

CAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Ohawuchi on Target as Zamalek Demolish Rangers 4-1 in Cairo

  Imo Foundation Lifeline for Emeteole  

  Dalung, Gov Dickson Inaugurate Daniel Igali Sports Centre

Zenith Bank Revives Delta State Principal’s Cup

Unveiling the Lagos-Ibadan Rail Project

Mcleod, Osewa Retain SNEPCo Junior Tennis Titles

A Bloody Clash in Ile-Ife


Teacher, Don’t Teach Me Nonsense – III

FA CUP: Chelsea, Man Utd in Grudge Q’ final Clash Tonight

Presidency: Don’t Expect Buhari to Resume in a Dramatic Way

Falling Oil Prices Threaten Nigeria’s Earnings, Reserves Accretion

Barca Suffers PSG Hangover in Defeat to Deportivo

Vehicle Owners Mull Legal Action, Ask NCS to Reverse Policy on Car Duty Payments

Rice Farmers Enjoy Growth amid Economic Downturn  

Ghana, Nigeria Battle in Maiden Binatone Skate Soccer Fiesta

  Zambia Crowned CAF U-20 Champions

Edo Students Unveil Plans to Immortalise Amodu, Keshi

CAF Insists Allegations of impropriety in Lagardere Deal Lack Substance

Adoke: Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan Endorsed Malabu Oil Agreement

Edo, Delta States to Give Ogbemudia State Burial, Obaseki Meets with Family

Discos: N701bn Power Intervention Funds May Worsen Revenue Shortfalls

Tragedy at Air Force Base as Officer Kills Himself and Lover

IPOB Vows to Scuttle Obiano’s Re-election Bid

Miyetti Allah Condemns Killing of Two Herdsmen in Southern Kaduna

Shinkafi, Ex-Zamfara Governor, Dumps PDP for APC

Germany Parliamentary Head Supports Nigeria’s Economic Recovery Effort

PDP Crisis: Sheriff Reaching out to BoT, Governors, Says Ojougboh

Security Operatives Kill Pregnant Suicide Bomber, Other Person in Borno

Makarfi Accuses Dickson of Plotting Personal Agenda

SERAP Gives Foreign Affairs Minister Ultimatum to Recall Whistle Blower

Buhari Felicitates with Varsity Don, Poet at 70

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Militants Ask FG to Stop Payment of Derivation Fund through Governors

Group to Organise Cyber Security Summit

Prison Inmates Exceed 68,000

UN Trains Aviation Security Personnel on Counter-terrorism

Forest Communities Protest against 260km Superhighway

Buhari Extended Perm Sec’s Service for Two Years, Says Education Minister

Gowon, Anyaoku Laud Ayade for Vanguard Governor of the Year Award

Stop Attacking Nigerian Army, Coalition Cautions AI

NTDC Demotes 20 Top Officers

‘Imbibe the Fear of God in Leadership’

FG Harps on Standardisation for SME Devt, Economic Diversification

Police Arrest Suspect for Robbing Conference Centres

Again, Court Jails Two Vandals of BEDC Transformers in Benin

‘Driver with Stolen Number Plates Attempts Running over LASTMA GM’

Lagos Taskforce Arrests 87 Miscreants, 35 Cultists

Nigeria May Lose N400bn to Closure of Abuja Airport

Inflation Projected to Decline in February

INTELS Acquires Largest Crane in Africa  

ALTON Cautions against Exemption of Telecoms from Priority FX Allocation

RusselSmith Bags Chevron Environment and Safety Award

OMD Emerges ‘Most Creative Agency Network’

SOAN Members Re-elect Ogbeifun as President

37 Accidents Reports Pending in AIB, Says Commissioner

Pierson: Leading Your Company through Recesion

  NECA Calls for Effective Implementation of FG’s Economic Recovery Plan

Medview Commends FG, Begins Operation from Kaduna

RBS: Insurance Big Wigs Storm International Markets, Woo Investors

Customs Hands Over 661 Pump Action Rifles to DSS

NDDC Wants Host Communities, Contractors   to Collaborate  on Projects

NIPR Endorses Stage Play to Commemorate Lagos @ 50

Oxfam Seeks Favourable Policy to Boost Women’s Capacity 

Firm Inaugurates to Connect Artisans with Customers

Experts Urge Brand Owners to Explore YouTube for Positioning

CSR: PZ Engages 3000 Students in Science Competition

CRC Credit Bureau Introduces ‘CRC Monitor and Alerts’

Equities Market Rebounds on Renewed Optimism

CBN to Auction N219bn Treasury Bills

MarketMoni: Inclusive Financial Access for the Vulnerable 

Nigeria’s Non-oil Economy as Path to Diversification

Gwarzo: The Champion of Investor Protection   

Sunday 12th March 2017

UN Trains Aviation Security Personnel on Counterterrorism

At 80, Obasanjo Breaks His Own Rule, Hosts Grand Birthday Celebration at Eko Hotel

Dance of Joy…As Maryam Abacha Turns 70, Family Celebrates Her In Classy, Low-Key Ceremony

Love and Royalty…As Olori Ladun Sijuwade’s Only Son, Aderemi, Marries Folawiyo’s Daughter

Saturday, March 11, 2017

15 Developments While You Were Away

Emefiele: Why We Can’t Allow Unfettered Float of the Naira

IBB: We Mooted the Idea of PDP Ruling for 60 Years

Nigerians Mourn Generals Adebayo, Ogbemudia as Icons of History

NIMASA Maritime Capacity Programme: 130 Nigerian Youths Graduate in Egypt

Herdsmen Attack Benue Community, Kill 10

Kaduna Airport: NEMA Deploys Rescue Helicopter, 3 MICU Ambulances for Emergency Operations

Texem Organises Executive Masterclass for Senior Executives

Olam Wins 2016 Merit Award

IGP Orders Probe of Hausa-Yoruba Clash in Ile-Ife

Electoral Reform Panel Mulls Giving INEC Powers to Disqualify Candidates

Ekiti Govt Official Abducted in Edo, Captors Demand N20m Ransom

APC: INEC’s Release of 2019 Elections Time-table a Good Innovation

Insurgency; PCNI  Acquires Operational office in Taraba

US Ambassador Lauds APIN over Outstanding Feat in HIV/AIDS Prevention, Management

Southern Kaduna Killing: Stop the Pogrom, Strengthen Ongoing Security Apparatus Now, CSOs Tells FG

Bayelsa Govt Gets Final Report on 2015 Election Violence

Long Road to Recovery

UNIZIK Business School Assemble Experts to Tackle Budget Issues

Before IOCs Relocate to Operational Base

PDP and the State of Play

2019: Torchbearers in Ogun East Governorship Quest

Nnadozie: High Youth Unemployment, a Time-Bomb

Olagbegi-Apampa: Akeredolu’ll Rebuild Ondo Infrastructure

A Governor’s Journey to the Gaol

Obasanjo at 80: Unraveling the Enigma

The Curtain Falls on the ‘Peoples’ General’

Adeboye at 75: Silent Celebration of a Loud Day

With Local Content, Strong Economy is Possible

What Does Good Health Mean for the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan?

Ambode’s Frustration over Airport Road

Governance Should Be for Common Good

As Senate Moves Against Anti-people Policies

Lagos Theatre Festival 2017: A New Dawn for Contemporary Plays

Blending Perspectives

Jidenna Returns to Roots in Bambi

Convention: APC Leadership to Meet Buhari, N/Assembly Caucus

Protection of Nigerians in International Relations and Nigeria’s Recidivist Foreign Policy Faux Pas

I Still Live on My Name as a Reporter

NFPAWA Partners Lagos to Tackle Building Collapse

FA Cup: Man City Reach Semis with Win over Boro

Iheanacho: I Need to Improve

Mali Facing FIFA Ban

PSG Deny Nightclub Reports

FGN Savings Bond to Debut Tomorrow

N377bn Indebtedness: Succour for Etisalat

NOG Returns, Discussions Focus on Persistent Industry Challenges

Assessing the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan

BBNaija: Revving up Entertainment

Vehicle Duty: New Twist on Customs’  Directive

Basking in Nature’s Splendour at Lansdown Aburi Resort

Saturday 11th March 2017

Friday 10h March 2017

Second Edition of Get Intimate with Praiz

Ariya Repete Reunites Sir Shina Peters and Kwam1

Bk Unique Hair Campaign With Rita Dominic

World Speech Day

Wazobia FM Radio Station Organises First Carnival

Nigerian Stars in Chinese League and Challenges Ahead 

Lincoln City Can Prove a Banana Pill to Wenger 

DStv Promises Exciting FA Cup for Football Fans

Woods Unsure of Return Date, Pulls Out of Arnold Palmer Invitational

Wada Criticises Isinbayeva’s Election to Key Russian Anti-doping Role 

Team Surulere Win Maiden Beach Summer Games

SuperSport Still Holds  Premier League Right- Mabutho

Buhari Resumes Work Monday, Spends Quality Time with Family

Edo State Declares 7-Day Mourning in Honour of Ogbemudia

Friday, March 10, 2017

Ambode Commits N30bn Sinking Fund to Transform Lagos Public Transport


Aiteo Attains Production Capacity of  90,000bpd in OML 29

My Vision for Lagos State Not about Politics but the People

We Should Celebrate Obasanjo in Moderation

CBN Stops Etisalat’s Creditors from Taking over Its Operations 

We’re Designing Low Cost Modular Refineries, Says Petroleum Varsity VC

Energy Theft: Eko Disco Offers to Pay Whistle Blowers 20%

 FG Placates, Vets Militant Groups in Niger Delta for Amnesty

Herbalist Allegedly Cuts Off Baby’s Genital During Circumcision

Gombe Mulls Life Imprisonment for Sexual Offences

IFC, SEC, Others Seek More Women on Boards

 Stakeholders React to INEC 2019 Election Timetable

Digital Switch Over:  No Politicking with Nigeria’s Migration 

Council Workers Demand Communities’ Involvement in Budgeting

Nestoil’s Restates Commitment to Nigerian Content

A’Ibom Assembly Approves Over N371 Budget for 2017

Wike Cautions Army against Involvement in Politics 

Oshiomhole, Soludo Clash at Economic Summit over Forex Allocation

NTDC Union Makes Case for Tourism Development

Bugatti Begins Delivery of Chiron

Court Strikes out Suit Seeking to Unseat Tambuwal

Michelin Nigeria Rewards Dealers

Develop Course on Rail Infrastructure in  Universities, Says Ashafa

Supporting the Nigerian Creative Industry:  The GAC Motors’ Story

‘Blame’ Uncountable

Turkey to Host Automechanika Trade Fair

The Other Side of Domitilla ANNE NJEMANZE

Nigeria’s Babel: One Government, Multiple Conflicting Voices

Important of Headaches in Man

Amaechi, Fashola, Tambuwal and Co.: You Guys Put Me in a Fix!!!!!!!

Pastor Gbenga Oso: How I’ve Been Helping Hundreds of Women to be Mothers

Buhari: I’ll Continue to Rest

Ex-Military Gov, Ogbemudia, is Dead

Thursday, March 09, 2017

No Movement for Eagles in March FIFA Ranking

Favour Moses Justifies MOU Award, Qualifies for S’finals

Special Olympics Nigeria Set for 2017 World Winter Games in Austria

Barca’s Comeback against PSG Incredible, Says Infantino

PSG Coach Emery Stunned with Ref’s Performance

‘Nothing impossible’ for Impressed Messi

Greatest UEFA Champions League Comebacks

Arsenal Chairman Issues Statement on Wenger

Ogbu Commends S’East Govs over Boxing Revival

Buhari Returns, Lands in Kaduna, Choppered to Presidential Villa

Face-off Looms, Senate Summons Customs Boss over Car Duty Payments

NCC: CBN, 13 Banks to Meet Today on Etisalat’s N377bn Debt

FG Introduces Harmonised Departure, Arrival Cards at Kaduna Airport 

After 12-year Trial, Two Policemen Sentenced to Death over Apo Six Killings

Again, CBN Pumps $170m into FX Market

Peace Corps Sues Police, DSS, AGF, Demands N2bn for Unlawful Arrest

NBCC to Tackle Challenges in Agric Financing

Gowon, Shonekan, Tinubu, Others Pay Tributes to Adebayo

Udoma: FG Working to Reduce High Interest Rate

Akeredolu Freezes LG Accounts, Stops Salaries of Political Appointees  

Adebayo’s Demise: Oni, Oluyede, Aluko Mourn

W’Bank to Raise $1.6bn to Fight Hunger in Nigeria, Others

Mohammed, Adesina to Grace Mo Ibrahim Foundation Anniversary

House C’ttee Demands Buhari’s Letter Granting Tenure Extension to Education Perm Sec

Sugar Council CEO Appointed for Second Term

Amnesty International Warned against Derailing Nigerian Military’s Efforts to End Terrorism

Cracks Appear in PDP House Caucus over Leadership Crisis in Party

Airport Road: Works Ministry Denies Frustrating Lagos State

IPOB Kicks against Pro-Buhari Rally, Warns of Dire Consequences

Police Arrest 20 in Connection with Murder of DPO

IG Deploys Special Intervention Force to Restore Peace in Ife

Court Adjourns Hearing on NNPC GMD’s Fundamental Rights Suit to March 14

N217 bn Lost to Gas Flaring in 2016, Senate Moves to Amend Gas Legislation

C’River Elders Laud Ayade on Best Governor Award


Court Orders AMCON to Take over Guest House

Sterling Bank Launches ‘One Woman’ Product

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts to Open in Nigeria

‘There is Ability in Disability’

Economist Proffers Solutions to Quicken Exit from Recession

Risk Appetite – “Man Know Thyself”

Nigerian Breweries, GTBank, Nahco, Forte Oil Lose at Stock Market

Gains of Ratifying the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement

Grand Honour for GreenLife Chairman’s Late Father

A Second Runway for Abuja Airport

Intels Denies Sponsoring OGFZA Act Amendment, CEO Sacking

My Encounter with Obasanjo

NCAA Workers Oppose Employment of Unqualified Directors

Senator Solomon Adeola in an Age of Disruptive Politics

Air Peace Pledges on-time Departure as Kaduna Operations Begin

57 Insurance Firms Yet to Secure NAICOM’s Approval for 2016 Financial Statements

Air Force Threatens to Demolition Illegal Structures on Its Land in Kwara

MC Abbey: How I Sustain My Business


NCDMB to Flag-off Egina Project in Q4, Applauds LADOL Compliance to Local Content

Chukwu: A Professional Enigma

Celebrating Heroes of Faith

International Women’s Day: Nestle Continues to Empower Women

WWASC to Empower Abia Women, Youths to Become Entrepreneurs

FG Appoints King Sunny Ade as Change Begins With Me Ambassador

Buhari Returns to Nigeria Friday

Security Agents Raid Senator La’ah’s Residence in Kaduna

W’Bank Mobilises $1.6bn for Nigeria, Yemen, Sudan to Tackle Hunger

FG Introduces Harmonised Departure, Arrival Cards at Kaduna Airport

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Barcelona Pulls off Greatest Fight back in History to Reach Q’final

Organisers of Eagles’ London Games Correct Ticket Link

Lagos Will Not Discharge FG Equity in National Stadium, Says Dalung

Okpekpe Organisers Re-appoint Abmayr as Elite Athletes Manager

Chukwu Hopeful Zamalek Will Fall as Rangers Depart for Cairo

Bournemouth Defender to Serve Five-match Ban for Violent Conduct

Lone Foreign Entrant Advance to Q’finals

Europa: Rostov Pitch Riles Mourinho

FG Optimistic Nigeria Will Exit Recession This Year

Leaders Mourn Passing of Ex-Governor of Old Western Region, General Adebayo

Metuh Cries Out as Armed Men Invade His Home

Aisha Buhari: Osinbajo Capable of Leading Nigeria

PDP Senators to Meet Govs, Seek Out-of-Court Settlement on Party’s Crisis

US Embassy Insists Nigeria is Not Affected by Trump Travel Ban

Osinbajo to Visit Sokoto Today

Ambode Accuses Fashola’s Ministry of Frustrating Efforts to Rehabilitate Oshodi-Airport Road

Xenophobic Attacks: House Forces Senate to Cancel Trip to South Africa

Oranto Petroleum Invests $500m in South Sudan Oil Block

Heritage Bank Exonerates Executive Director of Fraud Allegation

Witness: How Ashinze, Others Received N5.6bn from NSA’s Office

Ishaku Plans New System of Water Management for Taraba

Police Confirm Seven Dead in Yoruba, Hausa Communal Clash in Ife

Despite Senate Advisory, Customs Insists on Payment of Duty by All Car Owners

British Monarch Confers National Honour on Nigerian Nurse, Elizabeth Anionwu

Ayade Congratulates Onnoghen on Appointment as CJN

Emeh Commends Wike as Emohua PDP Welcomes Him Back

FG Restates Commitment to Restructure BOA

Amnesty International Seeks Passage of Gender, Equal Opportunity Bill

Chinese Nationals Arraigned in Lagos Court over Importation of Fake Tyres

Absence of Defence Witness Stalls Nyame’s N1.64bn Fraud Trial

Violators of Appropriation Act Risk Two-year Jail Term

How New Environmental Law will Benefit Lagosians

Aregbesola Stopped from Increasing Filing Fees in Osun Courts

Emeh‎: Rivers APC is Disorganised

Exorcising Gerontocracy in Yoruba Politics (2)

Wednesday 8th March 2017

$1.2bn Debt: Three Nigerian Banks Move to Take over Etisalat

N500m Intervention Fund for Schools Ready, Says CBN

Diamond Bank Partners BoI on N140bn GEEP Fund

GTBank Posts N132bn Profit, Recommends 175k Final Dividend

Fidelity Bank Pledges Support for Entertainers, Musicians

Battered, Bruised and Broken


BBC Finally Launches Pilot News Chatbot from Nigerian Developers

NCC Links Telecoms Success to Regulatory Excellence

Michael Olasubomi Balogun: The Octogenarian in the Space

Lagos Issues with Practice Licence

Harnessing the Demographic Dividend in Africa

Regulatory Agencies: Surviving in a Challenging Environment

Stakeholders Call for Review of Interconnect Rates

Agencies and Brands That Shaped 2016

Taraba State Governor Counsels Labour Leaders on Retirement Plan

Bandwagon Effect

ILO Tasks Nigeria, Others on Development, Capacity Building

BCX Restates Commitment to Customer Satisfaction

House C’ttee Bemoans N8.1bn Budget to Fight Climate Change

Xenophobia and Calls for Reprisals

Re-defining Businesses with Interactive Board Devices

Bauchi Distributes 1m Doses of Antimalarial Drugs to Health Centres

KEDCO discovers illegal power consumers in Kano

‘Strike Action: Govt Policy on No-Work No-Pay Has Saved Health of Nigerians’

Monarch, Kinsmen Mourn as Gen Adebayo Dies a Day to 89th Birthday

Minister Empowers 200 Women in Sokoto

Minister: FG’s Plan for Workers to Own Houses at Advanced Stage

Acting President Visits Sokoto Thursday

Hartman: How Nigerian Executives Can Navigate Headwinds in Challenging Times

World Bank, Sokoto Govt commit N9b for rebuilding of collapsed dam

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

FG Looks to 2020, Targets 7% Growth under Economic Recovery Plan

UK: Jonathan’s Govt Did Not Reject Help to Rescue Chibok Girls

Buhari Congratulates Onnoghen as He’s Sworn in CJN

LASG to Transform Onikan, Marina Axis to Tourism Hub

Sunny Ade Named ‘Change Begins With Me’ Ambassador

Senate Orders Customs to Suspend Verification Order to Motorists

NCAA Declares Kaduna Airport Ready for International Operations

FG, China to Finalise $11bn Lagos-Calabar Rail Deal in June

Ignore Dabiri-Erewa’s Advisory on Non-essential US Trips, Foreign Affairs Minister Tells Nigerians

Saraki, Dogara Ekweremadu Hail Osinbajo at 60

GE Partners Tony Elumelu Foundation on Lagos Garage

Halogen Bridges Gap on Abuja Airport Closure with Security Solutions

Sheriff Threatens Disciplinary Action against Disloyal Staff

DHQ Gets New Spokesman

Buhari’s Health: Presidency Should Stop Using Phone Calls to Deceive Nigerians, Says CNPP

EFCC Tells Court Why Ex-NNPC GMD’s $9.7m will Not Be Released

Ugwuanyi’s Judicial Victory Well Deserved, Says Group

House to Consider Legislation on AMCON Clearance for Govt Contracts

Oil Marketers Meet NNPC, Others, Seek to Resume Petrol Importation

Defection: Labour Party Asks INEC, Senate to Declare Omo-Agege’s Seat Vacant

Party Chieftain: PDP Like-Minds May Form New Party If Sheriff Wins

Osinbajo: How I will End Corruption in Nigeria

NNPC Subsidiary, NAPIMS, Squanders $9m on Staff Redeployment

171 Stranded Nigerians in Libya Return Home

PCNI Acquires Operational Office in Taraba

Three Killed as Custom Officers, Car Dealers Clash in Kwara

Robbers Attack Bank in Ondo, Kill Five Persons

Escalation of Killings in Ogoni Worries Abe

Court Sentences Tor Tiv Impostor to Four Years in Prison

NEITI: How Nigeria’s Regulatory Agencies Aid Oil Revenue Fraud

FCT Police Nab Seven Suspected Armed Robbers

Akeredolu, Deputy Meet Lawmakers over Ondo Assembly Crisis

Beggars Protest, Shut down Lagos Assembly

House Demands Inventory of Seizures,Forfeitures to EFCC

N’Delta Women Demand Direct Allocation of 13 Percent Derivation Fund

N’East Zone Calls for Dialogue over Church Crisis

Oil Communities Kick against Diversion of 13% Derivation to State Govts

GMOs: Biosafety Agency Moves to Strengthen Ties with Customs

Shettima: Why We Named Estate after Tinubu

Bayern Humiliates Arsenal with Crushing Defeat

FIFA Ranking: Super Eagles Static, Senegal, B’Faso Set to Rise

Teenage Golf Prodigy Oboh to Inspire Greensprings Students

Top Players in Killer Mood as SNEPCo Junior Tennis Serves off

Upsets Rule Kandaval Cup T’tennis Tourney

Enrique Dreams UCL Biggest Comeback as Barca Takes on PSG

Danny Jordaan Withdraws from FIFA Race

Osimhen Ruled out of Nigeria’s Friendlies in London

Ibra Slammed with Three-match Ban

Tuesday 7th March 2017

The UN Verdict on the Northeast

Russian Venues Pass Final Inspection

FIRS Generates N27bn from Tax Waivers, Registers 814,000 New Taxpayers

Devt Partners Explore InfraCredit Model to Catalyse Infrastructure Financing

China’s FX Reserves Hit $3tn

Stanbic IBTC Assures Shareholders on Sustainable Growth

Bulls Return as Dangote Cement, Transcorp Gain at Stock Market

Companies Move to Restructure Foreign Currencies Loans to Mitigate Losses

Report: Investors’ Perception of Nigeria Improving Marginally

ELAN: Leasing Contributed N4.83tn to Nigeria in 15 Years

NAPTIN Partners Local Firm on Renewable Energy

NEITI to Adopt Open Contracting System

Banks, BRANDish to Partner on Economic Growth

FinTrak Reassures Mortgage Banks of Smooth App Migration

GTBank Sensitises Exporters on Opportunities in Non-oil Sector

Zenith Bank’s Impressive Performance

Hartman: How Nigerian executives Can Navigate Headwinds in Challenging Times

Female Executives, Let’s Up the Ante – Part 1

A Unique Investment Opportunity

Dickson in the Hot Seat

Expectations High After Osinbajo’s Imo Visit

Suleiman: Contributory Pension Scheme is Facing Challenges

Monday 6th March 2017

Monday, March 06, 2017

PDP Staff Snub Sheriff, Say They Cannot Resume Work

All is Set, Says Govt as Abuja Airport Closes at Midnight Tuesday

Former Adamawa Governor, Ngilari, Jailed Five Years for Corruption

FG to Review Military Rules of Engagement

INEC sans Resident Commissioners, Recipe for Confusion  

Onnoghen’s Dilemma

Atiku, Mark, Bello, Others Mourn Onukaba’s Tragic Death

Banks Begin Compliance with Directive on FX Teller Points

Shell Shuts Down 225,000bpd Bonga Deepwater Field for Maintenance

House C’ttee Summons Adeosun, Malami for Non-payment of $86m to Law Firm over Paris/London Club Refund

Dabiri-Erewa Advises Nigerians to Shelve Non-essential Travel to US

Plot to Truncate Lagos State Takeover of National Stadium Uncovered

AIG: Building a Platform for African Leaders

Jonathan Govt Pressurised NLNG to Release Slush Funds for 2015 Elections

Onnoghen to Be Sworn in as CJN Today

One Injured as Fatal Accident Claims Four Policemen

NBS: Imported Agric Products Totalled N212.73bn in Q4

Document  Your Lives, Babalakin Tells African Leaders

Atiku: States Should Have Powers to Create Local Councils

Buhari Calls Gowon, Condoles with Him on Sister’s Death

Fayose Asks Obasanjo to Return N10m Donation for Library Project

FG Asks Jonathan to Stop Apportioning Blame over Chibok Girls

N’East Crisis is World’s Largest, Most Neglected Region, Says UN Security Council

NCC to Engage Telecoms Firms on Quality of Service

Osinbajo: FG’s Amnesty Programme for Militants Not Exclusively for Particular Ethnic Group

IPOB: S’East Govs Not Doing Enough to Secure Kanu’s Release

Amaechi Told to Hands off Cross River APC

Gunmen Abduct Divisional Police Officer in Delta

LASG Has Not Introduced Borehole Charges, Says Commissioner

Police Burst Robbery Operation in Ekiti, Kill One

Kalu’s Trial Stalled over Witness’ Competence to Testify

Nigeria,  Egypt Seek to Boost Trade Ties

Union Pickets Landover Group over Poor Service Conditions for Workers

Minister, Stakeholders Condole Family of Omatek Boss

The Man Who Sat On The Tor Tiv’s Throne

CBN to Sell N1.130bn Treasury Bills in Second Quarter

NDIC: Insider Loans Affecting Banking Industry

LSETF Launches Online Application Portal

Access Bank Grows Profit to N71.4bn, Pays 40k Final Dividend

BoI Raises MSMEs Funding by 42%

Victor Moses Now a Complete Player, Says Conte

254 Schools for Ayade Under-15 Football Tournament

Ozil out of Arsenal, Bayern Clash

Unilag Lifts AMK/NUGA 3X3 Basketball Trophy

Mobil Team Tennis Championship Ends on High

Ibadan Disco Restores Power Supply to 52 Ogun Communities

Sports Ministry Yet to Release Electoral Guidelines

IMO’s Regulation to Cost Shippers Extra $60bn in Bunker Fuel Yearly

NLNG Predicts Demand Growth from China, India

Baru: Discos’ Rejection of Power Hinders Evacuation of 4,500MW

Egina Field to Contribute 10% of Nigeria’s Oil Output in 2018

FG Seeks Increased Flow of Foreign Investment -Japan commits $30bn to sustainable Devt in Africa

Kachikwu’s New Deal for Ending Militancy

The Option before PDP

100 Important Things Okowa ‎Has Done in 21 Months

SNEPCo Commences Turnaround Maintenance at Bonga

Former Gov, Bala James Ngillari Sentence to Five in Prison

Former MD Of Daily Times Is Dead

Focus on Your Goals, Not Your Enemies

Sunday, March 05, 2017

FG Creates Central Assets Register to Track MDAs’ Assets

Elumelu Hails Emefiele for Restoring Credibility to FX Market

FG to AI: Shiites Are Similar to Boko Haram Terrorists

The Observer: How Jonathan Rejected British Offer to Rescue Abducted Chibok Girls

Senate Investigates Widespread Fraud in Oil & Gas Industry

Investigators Expose How $800m was laundered in Etete, FG’s Malabu Oil Deal

Tinubu, Maryam Abacha to Inaugurate Multiple Projects in Borno

I Don’t Have Hand in Labour Party Crisis, Says Omo-Agege

FG Scraps 10% Equity Contribution on Housing Mortgage Within N5m Range

PenCom, Ngige Query Intercellular over N230m Pension Debt

Labour Writes Umahi, Demands Rectification of Retrogressive Pension Law

EFCC Raids Bayelsa Home of Jonathan’s Godson, Turnah

Sokoto Approves N32m for Mass Wedding of 100 Couples

Court Admits Statement Implicating CCT Boss, Umar in N10m Bribe

SERAP Challenges Obasanjo to Disclose Donations to His Library

Supreme Court Affirms FG’s Decision to Void OPLs 321, 323 to KNOC

Florence Seriki, ICT Icon, Passes on

Buhari Calls Obasanjo, Bello from London

Southern Kaduna Killings: Catholic Bishops Accuse FG of Indifference

Ilaje Residents Cry Out  

Why Can’t South Africans Love Nigerians in Return?

Investors Stake N44.39bn on Shares in January and February

Concerns over Non Payment of N5.4bn Premium for Group Life Insurance

FG Tasked on Attractive Environment for Private Sector Engagement

Survey Shows CFOs Remain Pessimistic about 2017

Oando, Conoil Owe PPMC N7.6 Billion – Lawmaker wants subsidy debts cleared

Fidelity Bank Disburses N2.3bn SMEs’ Funds to 202 Customers

PenCom Puts FG’s Pension Liability for 2017 at N113,9233bn

Keystone Bank Empowers SMEs 

Wema Bank’s ‘Purple Nectar’ Embarks on CSR

NSE Promises More Collaboration to Deepen Stock Market

Lending Rate Rises on Cash Squeeze


Corporate Actions Fail to Lift Stock Market

Kano Pillars Crush Enyimba as Plateau Hangs on to the Summit

Dutch Coaches Confirm for Greensprings/Kanu Football Camp

Western Naval Command Wins 2017 Nigerian Navy Games

Solanke, Aregbesola, Win Oshonaike Junior Tourney

17 Schools Get Set for S’East Cricket Championship


Sunday 5th March 2017

FG Scraps 10% Equity Contribution on Housing Mortgage within N5m

PenCom, Ngige Query Intercellular over Ex-Workers N230m Pension Debt

Traders in Jos Protest Maltreatment by Government Agents

PFN Urges FG to Publish Names of Treasury Looters

Kwara Police Warns on New Demand Bank Details Internet Scam

Chinese Man Killed, Three Others Injured in Ghastly Auto Crash Along Bauchi-Jos

Saturday, March 04, 2017

NUJ Seeks Relocation of Markets to Outskirts of Sokoto

Akisanya’s Plan to Help Nigerian Youths

The Task Before CJN Onnoghen

Liverpool Punish Wenger Gamble, Daze Arsenal

Conte: Nobody Gifted Moses Anything

Kalusha Pulls out of FIFA Council Race

Murray Beats Verdasco, Wins First Dubai Title

Obasanjo, a Gift Intricately Tied to Nigerian History, Says Osinbajo

Rising Export Pushes Nigeria’s Foreign Trade to N5.28tn in Q4

Jonathan’s Peace Moves in Jeopardy as Makarfi, Sheriff Head to Supreme Court

Barkindo Reveals How Kachikwu Nominated Him for OPEC Job

To Tackle Corruption, Ekweremadu Seeks Decentralisation of Anti-graft

AU Chairperson Calls Buhari to Wish Him Good Health

At S’South S’East Forum, Stakeholders Call for Restructuring of Nigeria

Alpha Magnate, Aliko Dangote, Clocks 60

Osinbajo: Communities with Oil Resources in N’Delta to be Made Hubs

Humble Beginning…How Emmanuel Ojei Served Ibrus for Many Years

Betty Irabor at 60

Beyond the New Visa Policy for Foreigners


Still on the Southern Kaduna Killings

Goodluck Jonathan Sets Himself a Challenge to Reconcile Makarfi, Sheriff

A Sweet Homecoming for Mimiko

Osinbajo and the Caps of Power

The Resurgence of Boko Haram Attacks

Obasanjo at 80: A Reporter’s View

Five Years After, Seriake Dickson Takes Stock

Lessons to Learn From Pastor Adeboye at 75

The Historic Listing of $1bn Eurobond on NSE

As CBN Battles Currency Speculators…

Will Ojudu Throw His Hat in the Ring?

With Q4 2016 GDP Report, Economic Recession Slows

The Future of Inter-Generational Dialogue as Next Step

Re: Ekiti Governorship, Fayose and Oni’s Second-coming

Reflections on Buhari vs. Yar’Adua

Simeon Afolabi: Seeking Restoration for the Body of Christ

When Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General, Came Calling …

As UNWTO Sec-Gen Candidates Target Port Harcourt Bantaba

Pleasantly Working with Host Communities in Niger Delta

Xenophobia: Time for Nigeria to Act Decisively

Improving Operating Space for Businesses

Saturday 4th March 2017

CBN Takes Battle to Speculators, Pumps Additional $350m to Energise Naira

Jubilation in Minna as Bello Wins in Supreme Court

Osinbajo Assures on Kaduna Airport’s Readiness for International Flights

No Pre-Conditions in PDP Peace Plan, Says Jonathan

Power: Discos Pay for Paltry 24% of Electricity Allocation

NDDC’s New Commitment to Due Process

Liverpool, Arsenal Take Champion League Ticket Pursuit to Anfield

Ambrose Efe:Racing against Time

Friday, March 03, 2017

Over 400 Schools for GTBank- Ogun State Principals’ Cup

Good Times Awaits DStv Subscribers as FA Cup Gets to Q’finals

Red House Tops at St. Martins Inter-house Sports

Joshua Backs Bellew to Shock Haye

FG Proposes New Vision for Oil Producing Communities of Niger Delta

PDP Crisis: Our Victory Assured in Unity, Says Ojo

ECOWAS: 13 of 15 Member States Ratify Treaty on Arms

Errant Herdsmen to Face  Prosecution in Bayelsa 

Host Oil Communities Declare Fasting, Prayers for Buhari

Okorocha Commends IGP, DSS, CP for Killing Vampire

 Three Die in Suicide Attack on Maiduguri

Assemblies of God: Executive Council Insists Supreme Court Decision Final

Commodity Exchange: Lead Capital Consortium Emerges Winners

Boko Haram: NCC, GSM Providers to Rebuild Destroyed Facilities

Set Top Box Manufacturers Want Roll Out Timetable

Jonathan’s Ex-aide, Kingsley’s Tale 

 Fayose’s Late Sister,  Bimpe Sorinolu’s Memory Forgotten?

Peter Elumelu Turns 60 in Style

Akintunde Ayeni’s New Move

Atiku Rekindles Hope

Demola Adedoyin’s Winning Streak

Ex-Senate Chief Whip, Others Launch New Political Party  B

Kashamu: A Messenger Misunderstood

Xenophobia: Time for Nigeria to Look in the Mirror

How Amaechi and Buhari Induced Nigeria’s Recession

Why is Reno Omokri Bitter?

Olawale Obadeyi: Media Practitioners ARE NOT ALL PROMISCUOUS

Terminal Operators Fret over Concession Agreement Review

Customs Chief Charges Personnel   

Peterside: NIMASA Made Provision for Sea Time Experience  

NCS, NSCDC Join Forces to Check  Smuggling 

‘FG Holds Key to Purchase  of Made-in-Nigeria Vehicles’

CMP Flays Attacks on Concessionaire

Toyota Launches Stunning C-HR SUV 

Diageo, UNITAR Partner to Promote Road Safety

Hyundai Sonata Getting  Aggressive Redesign and  Turbo Model

OMD Named Global Most Creative, Innovative Agency

Goldberg Excellency Tour: Otapo Bata Drummers Emerge Winners

Etisalat Thrills Nigerians with #BreakFree Campaign

Buildcon Excites Subscribers with Pracht Gardens Estate

Probing Diversion of Paris Club Refunds

Making a Splash in Nigeria’s Longest Beachside Swimming Pool

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu: Run!!!! Run!!!!Run!!!!

Do You Suffer From Memory Loss ?

NPDC/Atlantic Tussle on Cash Call; Civil Breach of Contract, Says Counsel,  Lawal Rabana

AMCON is a Mortician, Not Asset Manager

Best, Worst and the Most Hilarious Oscars 2017

Suleiman Adamu: Since I Became a Minister, I Don’t Play Golf Regularly


Friday 3rd March 2017

Another 180 Nigerians Return from Libya on Tuesday

FG Proposes New Vision for Oil Producing Communities in N’Delta

Saraki Did Not Say Raids on Judges’ Houses was Illegal

NCC, Telecoms Firms Collaborate in Rebuilding Facilities Lost to Boko Haram Insurgency in N’East

Three Die in Suicide Attack in Maidugiri

Thursday, March 02, 2017

DSS Raid of Judges’ Houses was Illegal, Saraki Insists

Vehicle Owners Nationwide Given One Month to Pay Customs Duty

Soludo: We Want a Nigeria Where It Doesn’t Matter Where the President Comes From

Colonial Era Radio Station Gutted by Fire

FG Files Fresh Charges against Shell, ENI, Others

NPDC MD: Omokore Breached Contractual Agreement

Mass Exodus at INEC as Tenure of 33 RECs Expires 

Oyegun: Plot to Heat up Polity over Buhari’s Health will Fail

FG Seeks Increased Flow of Foreign Investment 

El-Zakzaky’s Son Petitions NBA, Legal Practitioners’ Committee over Malami

Jega: Nigeria Has Set a New Standard in Conduct of Credible Elections in Africa

2016 Budget: FG Records N1.1tn Revenue Shortfall

MTN Posts First Ever Loss

Nigeria Targets 10% of Global LNG Sales

Moroccan King Calls Buhari, Seeks to Join ECOWAS

Arik May Lay off Workers over Low Revenue

Centenary City: House C’ttee Indicts Anyim, Mohammed, Recommends Probe by EFCC

NNPC Invites Contractor Financiers for 650km

Police Gun down Notorious Kidnapper, Vampire, Arrest Five Others

NCC Works with Telcos to Rebuild Destroyed Facilities in North-east

Jonathan Never Asked Me to Resign, Says Sheriff

N4.7bn Fraud: Ladoja Bribed Assembly Members with 22 Cars to Stall Impeachment, Witness Tells Court 

DSS Snubs Kashamu’s Court Petition

LASG Condemns Attack on LASTMA Officials, Drags Two to Court

NCS Gives Deadline for Clearance of Vehicles

Okorocha Advocates Traditional Oath Taking in Fight Against Corruption

$470m CCTV Project: House Rejects Recommendation for Prosecution of Olubolade, Others

Dangote Foundation Spends N200m on Rehabilitation of Kano Hospital

NLC Condemns Xenophobic Attacks on Nigerians, Migrants in S’Africa

Senate Probes Invasion of Sango Otta Market by Customs

Saraki Congratulates Adeboye at 75

NCC to Promote Fair Competition, Sustainable Growth in Telecoms Sector

Our Projects will Touch the Lives of Our People, Says Wike 

Egbaland Unite to Fight Recession, Unemployment with Agriculture at Glo Lisabi Festival Seminar

House Bemoans Law School’s Exorbitant Fees

Beyond the Circus

Insurance Experts Advocate Increased Collaboration to Achieve Growth

GTBank Wins Six EPIS Awards

FX Market Gets Boost as Travelex Sells Dollars to BDCs

‘My Husband’s Broad Shoulders Attracted Me’

EFCC, Court Order Heritage Bank to Freeze Firm’s Accounts

LADOL, Others Strategise on How Africa Can Benefit from $12trn Investment

Nestle Nigeria Cuts Dividend as Profit Declines 66% to N7.6bn

The Risk Policy Statement – “It is not my portion…”

West African Tax Institutes Move to Check Illicit Financial Flows

Will History Be Kind to T.A.Orji?

Fueling the Economy

Sarah Adebola: You Are Living the Beautiful Life

Anambra Central and Umeh’s Supreme Court Triumph

‘Open Source Solutions will Promote SMEs Devt’

Airlines Face Undue Pressure over Planned Closure of Abuja Airport

Group Complements Government in Resettling IDPs

Grimaldi Introduces Electronic Payment Options for Port Users

Turkish Airlifts Passengers after Cancelled Flight

Okunlola: Transformation in Insurance Industry is Inevitable

First Bank Launches Focused Product for Women

Dana Air Launches Self Service Kiosk for Passengers

Estate Surveyors Chart a Way Forward

NCC to Promote Fair Competition, Sustainable Growth in Telecoms Sector

Saraki Says DSS’ Raids of Judges Houses Illegal

NDIC Urges Depositors to Report Banks Indulging in Sharp Practices

NNPC Invites Contractor Financiers for 650km Ajaokuta-Kano Gas Line

IPAC Removes Adams as Chairman

EFCC Arraigns Bauchi Judiciary Officials over N217m Loan Scam

CAF Presidency: Comoros Splits COSAFA Solidarity Support for Ahmad

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

CBN Releases Corporate Governance Code for Other Financial Institutions

NSE Partners DMO to List $1Billion FGN Eurobond

Olusegun Obasanjo at 80

Again, Nigeria’s Manufacturing Index Declines in February

Report: Tier 1 Banks Have Sufficient Buffers to Overcome Challenges

Customers Storm SMBC Micro-finance Bank, Demand Refund of Deposits

Osinbajo Gets Security Briefing, More Equipment Acquired to Fight Boko Haram

Ex-British Intelligence Officers Under Spotlight over Malabu Oil Deal

After Senate Confirmation, Justice Onnoghen is New CJN

Buhari Rules Out Sale of Refineries, Approves New Investment Model

Nigerian Engineer Handed Written Test at New York Airport

House C’ttees Fail to Meet Deadline for Reports on 2017 Budget

Ebonyi Ex-Gov, Sam Egwu’s Hotel, Kabo Air, ITC Sealed off over Tax Liabilities

FG Approves N701bn Power Purchase Guarantee for GenCos

Facebook: Nigeria Has Become Technology Hub for Africa

Britain Insists on Robots, AI to Boost Economy

Victor Moses Rewarded with a New £75,000-a-week Deal at Chelsea

Ambode Restates Lagos Readiness to Transform Sports-city

Samsung: Technology Innovation is key to Customer Satisfaction

5G Technology Evolution: ITU, China Mobile, Others to Collaborate on Standards, Spectrum

Saudi Group to Establish Agric City in Kwara

Kachikwu: OPEC Must Lower Production Costs to Compete With Shale Oil

Can Nigeria Achieve Local Food Sufficiency in 2017?

FG Tasks National Network of Advocacy Champions to Support Health Financing

‘Broadband Connectivity Crucial to Knowledge Economy’

FAO Supports IDPs in North-east Nigeria to Return to Agric Production

Security Forces Clampdown on Nigeria Peace Corps, Parade Commandant, 49 Others

Adegboye: Digitisation, Convergence Key to Business Growth

Rohr Picks Musa, Ikeme, Onazi, 22 others for Senegal, Burkina Faso Games

Lassa Fever Recorded in Borno

A New Lease of Life for Nokia Smartphones

Boosting ICT Sector’s Contribution to GDP

UK, Others Spend £7m on Women Empowerment, Girl-Child Education in Four States

A Medical Facility for Goats

Court Upholds Right of Nigerian Children to Free Primary Education

Court Sentences Man to Jail for Robbery

Buhari Approves New Investment Model for NNPC’s Refineries

Uba Receives APC Constitution, Says Party’ll Develop Anambra

EFCC to Prosecute INEC’s Director over N16m Scam

Finally, Senate Clears Onnoghen as Substantive CJN

Police Recover 40 Weapons from Repentant Bandits in Sokoto

Bauchi Committed to Agricultural Development, Says Gov

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Nigerian Economy Contracts by 1.5% in 2016, Marginally Beating IMF Forecast

Senate to Screen Onnoghen Tuesday

South African Government Deports 97 Nigerians

Lawmakers Bicker over Buhari’s ‘Sickness’

Hearing on Suit by Aderinokun’s Daughter against GTBank, Others Fixed for March 24

I Will Not Run against Buhari, Says Tinubu

As New Devt Bank Takes off, Finance Ministry, CBN Parley on Intervention for SMEs

Dangote Ends Nigeria’s Dependence on Imported Cement

PDP Crisis: Jonathan Begins Peace Talks with Governors

Medview Aborts Flight over Malfunctioning Cooling System

MTN Admits Network Downtime, Rules out Sabotage over Xenophobic Attacks

CBN Black Market Attack is Just a Stopgap Until Nigeria Floats the Naira

FG Completes Repair Works on Abuja-Kaduna Highway in Readiness for Abuja Airport Closure

Osinbajo Unveils Three-year Strategic Plan for Civil Service

FG Rules out Banning Tricycles, Commercial Motorcyclists

Again, No African Leader Qualifies for 2016 Mo Ibrahim Prize

CSO Wants CBN, NERC to Carry Out Forensic Audit of Discos

Igbo Leaders Visit Nnamdi Kanu, Call for His Immediate Release

Itsekiri Leaders Confirm Presence of Toxic Wastes in Koko

FIRS Creates New Unit to Check Illicit Financial Flows, Tax Evasion by Multinationals

Amina Mohammed Lists Priorities at UN

IG: Inadequate Funding Affecting Police Performance

Edo APC Caucus Elects Oshiomhole as State Party Leader

NAFDAC, SON Abridge Time for Issuing Approvals

Osinbajo Pledges FG’s Support for Aba

Alasoadura: Senate will Pass PIGB Latest by April

Military Establishes New Brigade in Bayelsa

JAMB Restructures, Scraps Awaiting Results

Akwa Ibom, Cross Rivers, Ebonyi Fail to Reach Consensus on Boundary Disputes

Rivers Rerun: Court Grants Four PDP Chieftains, 23 Others Bail

Court Fixes March 10 for Ruling on Application Seeking to Unseat Tambuwal

Police Arrest Apprentice, Two Others over Sale of Abducted Toddler

Niger Police Command Raises the Alarm over Arms Smuggling from Benin Republic

Kidnapping: Lagos Adopts New Measures to Secure Epe’s Farmers

In Two Years Bayelsa Children Will Stop Attending Private Schools’

Buhari ‎Orders Immediate Composition of Varsities’ Reconstituted Governing Councils

Oyo SUBEB Tackles Illiteracy with Jolly Phonics

Wealth Creation Ministry Empowers Lagos Island Youths

Expert Wants More Labs in Schools for Global Competitiveness

Old Boys Bemoan Infrastructure Decay in School

Oil Firms Overhaul Labs in Four Ogun Schools

Educators Canvass Child Protection, Healthy Living in Schools

UNICAL VC Blows Whistle on Ex-Bursar over N200m Fraud

Queen’s College Principal Makes Case for Sports

LASPOTECH Partners IT Firm on Mobile Phone Lab

Crisis Looms as Plateau Varsity Suspends SSANU Chairman, Secretary

Beyond Xenophobia

Kuru and a Better Society

Pinnick Gets Govt Nod for CAF Seat

FIFA Slams Fresh Two-year Ban on Adamu

Moroccan Ambassador Canvasses Stronger Ties with Nigeria Football

Ikoyi Club 1938 Lady Golfers Elect Officers

Osho Upbeat as Kano Pillars Storm Sagamu

Niger Dissolves All Sports Associations

Sunshine Stars Eye Upset against El Kanemi in Maiduguri

Nigerian Army Team Wins National Boxing Championship

Gov Emmanuel Targets A’Ibom Students to Dominate Sports Soon

Pain and Redemption for a Brutalised Cripple

Kaduna Airport Gets a Facelift

Tuesday 28th February 2017

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