Tribune News Archive for April 2011

Friday, April 29, 2011

Toyota Auris Receives Facelift

Japanese Cars To Be In Short Supply Globally

Court Sentences 51 Traffic Offenders To Jail

‘Peace,Harmony, Ingredients For Community Development’

Market Women Appeal To Oshiomhole

NHIS Beneficiaries Cry Out For Help

Olu Of Warri’s 24th Corronation Anniversary Begins

Chinese Official Urges Community Participation In Poverty Alleviation Programmes

Tal Balofin, Segun Oni Plan Mothers' Burial

Patricia Etteh Plans Hospitality Biz

Obaro Ibru Returns!

Indra Nooyi, World’s Most Powerful Businesswoman •Heads Company Worth $60 billion

Kwara Politics And Saraki Dynasty

Omotola To Feature In New Movie Along International Stars

Bliss, Harmonics Rock Crowd As Star Quest Bands Render First Performance

Touch Of Genius Unveils 2face Idibia As 2011 Honouree

Mum Knew It Was Futile Trying To Stop Me From Music —Jaywon

Do They Love Me?

I Always Pick Offences

I Want To Leave Home Without My Parent’s Consent

How Shettima Pulled Off Victory In Borno Gubernatorial Contest

Of Lagos Poll And Fashola’s Victory

Ayo Soyode Gets Heroic Rites Of Passage•Fashola, Osoba, Amosun, Fayemi, Others Bid Her Farewell

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Protest trails Uduaghan’s re-election

Arrival of lady’s corpse from S/Arabia creates scene

Elections peaceful in Kaduna, Bauchi

Soyode, great woman of faith – Cleric

‘FG spends N52.5bn on fuel subsidy monthly’

Ajimobi promises govt of transformation •May probe Alao-Akala

Nigeria’s security concerns assume new dimension - Chief of Air Staff

Election: Oyo NSCDC rewards female officer for rejecting inducement

Nigeria’s economic growth is without job creation - FG

‘Obasanjo used Olurin to scuttle Yewa/Awori agenda’

Voters’ apathy, low turnout in Bauchi

Alao-Akala congratulates Oyo gov-elect

Action Alliance rejects election results in Oyo

US rates Nigeria’s elections high •Says country made history with April polls •INEC has done Nigeria proud – Soyinka

Labour Party calls for cancellation of elections in Osun

I lost gov election before votes were cast - Niger ACN candidate

Ajimobi’s victory: LAUTECH patients, staff, students jubilate

Prince William weds today •Couple say they are ‘moved by affection’

Jonathan goes on 7-day retreat at Obudu

Ekiti lawmaker arraigned over illegal possession of arms

Police confirm arrest of 9 suspects for electoral offences in Bayelsa

Ladoja lambasts OBJ ‘He caused PDP’s defeat in S/West’

Imo gov election results not yet released –INEC•Yari wins Zamfara gov poll•Jang floors deputy, Sango, others

Post electoral violence: Women groups call for peace

Recharge card sellers’ laments fake naira notes in Apapa

District head condemns Bauchi youth restiveness during presidential election

Aregbesola’s wife hosts special children

Fire razes 45 houses in Dugare village

Enugu residents task gov-elect on empowerment, minimum wage

Deliver democracy dividends, nonagenarian appeals to gov-elect

Onipepeye residents bemoan neglect

Leaders urged to empower youths for peace

UNIFEMGA boss tasks youths on education

.Let’s develop a reading culture

Why hotels must register with NTDC

Jonathan: Breaking the jinx

A captain, a ship and three fish

The place of Minbar in Islam

Now that the die is cast

Muslim leaders caution Jonathan on crisis

Muslims’ obligations to the Qur’an






Gov/Assembly elections... Gov/Assembly elections... Gov/Assemblyelections...937 critical incidents occurred in S/East, S/South -Observers

Kwara ACN heads for tribunal, rejects gov results

I’ll banish poverty in Akwa Ibom in the next 4 years - Akpabio

Dosumu concedes defeat to Fashola, thanks Lagosians


Governorship election, transparent, credible - Voters

AYC: Nigeria, Mali vie for final slot

Felix to race against Ohuruogu

U-23 team to play Liberia in Benin

NFF secures W/Cup camp for Falcons

Support Adefemi’s family -Siasia

Tributes to Olubayo as he goes home today •My jewel is gone -Mum

I won’t interfere in Amosun’s govt —Osoba

NDLEA saves two Nigerians from capital punishment

Restriction of movement in Bauchi, Kaduna continues —Police

5 die, 7 injured in auto crash

NYSC scheme to be reviewed — Minister

Scores injured, 15 vehicles damaged in Lagos scavengers’ clash

I was kidnapped to alter gov results —Zamfara returning officer

INEC disowns gov election result in Zamfara •Youths protest result in Borno

GOV ELECTION: The winners are Ajimobi, Fashola, Amaechi, Amosun, Abdulfatah, Akpabio, Aliyu, Dakingari, Orji, Chime, Kwankwaso...

Jubilations as INEC declares Chime as Enugu gov

ACN clears Assembly polls in Ekiti •Fayose rejects results

Court stops conduct of rescheduled NASS election in Bayelsa

Kaduna gov election: Yakowa warns troublemakers

Fashola dedicates victory to dead corps members •Says they are martyrs

Ex-militant leader’s aide threatens to kill Tribune man in Warri

NLC, TUC task Jonathan to fix power, address unemployment

Family, friends, associates pay tributes to Otunba Ayo Soyode

Odeyemi condemns attack on family house

Soldiers arrest DPO for allegedly thumbprinting in his office

Group warns against killing of corps members

House of Reps: Dabiri-Erewa emerges winner

Soldier kills PDP agent in Delta

FG summons marketers over high cost of aviation fuel

Fear envelopes LG in Ibadan

Election: Violence breaks out in Sapele

Please, save me from my burden of guilt! (II)

Lekki worshippers jubilate as Wale Oke unveils new branch

Isheri, Iyana-Iba residents want street light repaired

Pregnant woman takes ill, unable to vote

Voting: `I am only doing so for posterity’

Communities berated for lack of interest in Fadama

Rehabilitate our road, community tells govt

Lawmaker constructs drainage for Ajilete

Ikorodu residents decry neglect

Community lauds Fashola on road project

‘Good diet, mosquito nets panacea for malaria infection’

Children with life limiting illnesses benefit from art

The Kaduna bomb blast

A visionary leader

SOS President Jonathan

One mango a day supports good vision


The task before the president-elect

A post-election Nigeria

Please, save me from my burden of guilt!


Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Taye Taiwo agrees terms with AC Milan

Etuhu targets victory over Bolton today

FIFA, FA officials to honour Kanu

AYC: Injury depletes Mali, Nigeria squads

Olubayo's remains arrive Nigeria

NFF proposes US training for Flying Eagles

I'll recruit in summer - Wenger

Oshiomhole, Edo PDP disagree on allegations of irregularities

Larger turnout, orderliness characterise elections in Rivers

Amosun’ll not perform better than Daniel if elected – OBJ

Voters’ apathy witnessed in Jigawa

Election situation in Lagos

Inter-agency committee imposes 24-hr restriction of movement on Bauchi

Kaduna, Bauchi now conducive for elections tomorrow - INEC

Ribadu, Atiku fail to vote in Adamawa

Low turnout in Taraba despite INEC officials’ early arrival

Hoodlums burn ballot papers in Benue, beat INEC officials

Thugs snatch ballot boxes in Kano

Massive turnout, arrest greet election in Oke-Ogun •As politicians laud Jonathan, INEC, corps members, electorate

Accept defeat in good fate, Mark urges losers

Oshiomhole calls on INEC to investigate alleged irregularities in Edo Central

Shagari, Tambawal blame low turnout on violence

Accept results of elections in good faith - Alao-Akala

IBB to quit competitive politics in 2015

North becoming theatre of war - Minister

Ex-LG boss slaps information commissioner in Ondo

Katsina records low turnout of voters

Corps members resort to hijab in Kano

Bomb blasts averted in A/Ibom, Bayelsa

Ibadan voters defy rumours of ‘war’

State of emergency in Bauchi, Kaduna if... - Jonathan

Fashola, Akala, Abdulfatah, Amosun, Akpabio, Uduaghan, Amaechi leading •50 arrested with 850,000 thumbprinted ballot papers in Oyo •Ballot papers allegedly imported from Lagos

Youth tourism: Apreel Event Manager plans for Children’s Day

Lagos water regatta holds May 2

Hospitality education: NCHI, Yabatech to set standards

Arabian Travel Market 2011: Nigeria prepares to meet the world

Atisbo LG wins agric award

Birnin Kudu expends N12m on projects

Council tasks parents on local language

Kaduna LGs budget N76.6bn for 2011

Surulere LG distributes free exercise books

‘Mosquito nets, best way to control malaria’

Eket youths tasked on peace

NGO donates 5,000 Euros to furnish community library in Delta

Okada riders at Okoko, Alaba, Ojo lament police extortion

Motorists decry state of Ayobo/Ayetoro road

On Customs’ illegal roadblocks

This madness in northern Nigeria must stop

EFCC should probe campaign funds

Celebrating May Day

Tackling leadership challenges for peak performance


‘Future of energy supply is renewable energy’

Monday, April 25, 2011

Why combining blood pressure medicine with antibiotics is risky

Easter: Nigerians urged to reconcile

Africa is looking up to Nigeria - Ghana’s VP

Oyo REC warns politicians against inducement

N200m ‘rigging’ fund in Lagos: Lai Mohammed lied - Group

Four foreigners arrested during elections in Oyo

Ex-corps members, undergraduates may replace NYSC members in Niger

Why I supported Aregbesola’s victory - Oba

Army warns against truncating the electoral process

Lagos: We’ll ensure adequate protection for all - Police

Police kill 7 robbery gang members in Lagos

Post-election violence: Ogun govt evacuates 150 bers from Bauchi

‘Post-election violence aimed at forcing military to take over power’

Call your foot soldiers in the North to order •Ex-minister, Fani-Kayode, tells Buhari

Nigeria, France negotiate a new immigration pact - Envoy

Nigeria, Spain head for diplomatic row

Nigeria, Spain head for diplomatic row Escort corps members to polling units, Jang urges security personnel

Hotels in Kano increase prices by 100 per cent

Post-election riot: Mimiko receives Ondo corps members from North

Nigeria may become a failed state, CBN deputy gov warns

Police arrest 7 suspected gunmen in Bayelsa

Traditional rulers condemn violence, riots in the North

University education on course in Nigeria - Ex-NUC deputy scribe

Okpako, Dimaku gets U-23 call up

West Brom must keep Odemwingie

Kalika rues Eagles' crowded fixtures

NFF to foot Olubayo's burial

PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURATION MATCH: Siasia wants Eagles to play Cameroun

Ayedaade communities tasked on environmental sanitation

Efon people send SOS to FG

We ‘ll vote governorship candidate who understands our

Restructuring as solution to violence in Nigeria

Electoral violence: Please, save our souls

Once upon a pogrom

Bridging the gap


More soldiers deployed in Benue •Soldiers, police, others in show of strength in Ibadan •Security beefed up in Nasarawa

Bomb blast kills 3 in Borno •14 injured •We won’t respect Nigeria’s constitution - Boko Haram

The big battle •Nigerians elect new governors in 24 states •Lagos PDP, ACN jittery

EFCC and the new political dispensation

Revelations from the April presidential polls

Aliyu: Championing non-indigenes’ cause

Small and medium scale agric enterprises — Moringa powder production and packaging

Sunday, April 24, 2011

AYC: Flying Eagles grab U-20 World Cup ticket •Face Mali in s/final

Taiwo scores winner for Marseille in Cup final

Olubayo to be buried Thursday

Salami gives 3SC quit notice

Dream Team vs Liberia AAG qualifier: NFF yet to approach Edo - FA boss

Age falsification: Court asked to stop Lagos Assembly speaker from election

Gov election: Group charges Oyo residents

IBB dares PDP over sanction threat

Bomb explosions latest: Kaduna govt bans sale of petrol in jerry cans

Robbers kill 3 police officers in Lagos

UTME: 82,000 candidates had incomplete results in 2010 - JAMB

First lady advocates unity among women

I am still in guber race - Oyo CPC candidate

Gubernatorial election: FG assures Nigerians of security

PPN plans to hijack ballot boxes in Sagamu - PDP alleges

Easter holiday: ATM disappoints Lagos customers

My support for PPN is based on principle - Daniel

Politicians urged to educate followers against violence

TESCOM boss charges principals, teachers

Why Kebbi people are rooting for PDP - Yelwa

Ladoja’s wife charges women

Banks move against stock market, oil marketers over debts

Nigerians groan as diesel price hits N160 per litre

Riots in the North not because of election results - Anglican Primate

Post-election violence: Ondo to evacuate indigenes from trouble spots

Sambo condemns violence in the North

PDP plans new reform to check power mongers •Craves for full return of internal democracy

Desist from campaign of calumny

Giving democracy a sound, ethical footing

Still on the general election

Just before you vote...


Ogun: PPN accuses Olurin of age falsification •It’s a mere propaganda - Olurin’s aide

Election: PDP compiles evidence against Buhari

Ahead gov election: PDP, ACN in rigging accusation •ACN has procured fake INEC forms - PDP •PDP plans to rig in Lagos - ACN

Saturday, April 23, 2011

Prelude to the Royal wedding: Dreams can come true if you believe

About Uche Ekuwunife’s undaunting spirit

Iyabo Obasanjo cools off in US?

Inside James Ibori’s London jail

Emem Isong’s rise to stardom

AY ready for Nigerian workers

How debtors let Ashley down •None paid up while in coma

Why I left SC -Denrele

Kosoko, Ashaolu disagree on BOT member's resignation •State govs sacked

De javu experience of Osoba and Bankole

Why Governor Aliyu should be re-elected

ACN ‘ll win Oyo gov race -Solalu

We know our leader - Ondo PDP youth leader

Fear of violence grips Plateau

Chief (Mrs) Soyode: Omoboriowo condoles with HID

Jigawa election: 350 corpers withdrawn

Don’t waste your votes -Alao-Akala

I’m solidly behind Ajimobi -Koleoso

Mysterious fire gutted my house -Bakare

Appreciate God for peaceful polls -Oritsejafor

Use celebration to pray for on-going elections -Saraki

Bauchi killings: 68 arrested as Buhari is barred from city

Electorate set to boycott election in Kano

I have a huge task before me -Jonathan

President meets northern elders over electoral victory

Why Northern governors backed Jonathan

Bomb-making factory discovered in Kaduna

Friday, April 22, 2011

Those Likely To Win Tuesday's Gov Poll

Oshiomhole Approves N50m For Insurance FC

'Players Promised N.3m Each'

I’m Confident F/Eagles ’ll Qualify - Dosu

Presidential Election Crisis Fall-Out: Etoile Pulls Out Of CAF Cup ..Against Kaduna Utd FC

Oyinlola Charges Christians

Race For Mark, Bankole’s Jobs Kicks Off

42 Traffic Offenders Arrested, Prosecuted In Ibadan •As FRSC Targets 5 % Accident Reduction In Imo

Resuscitate Volkswagen Nigeria, FG Urged

Rep-elect To Make Roads Priority

Butchers, Fish Sellers Laud Fadama

FCT Residents Task Jonathan On Social Amenities

Insecurity On Iseyin-Ijaye-Ibadan Road Worries Iseyin Residents

Residents Demand Pedestrian Bridge

We Need To Make Lagos Land Of Opportunities -Dosunmu

She Don Begin 9-Month Course

Another Actor Romances Pulpit

Who Will Save This Actress From Slavery

Swelling In Breast

Pain In Bladder

Eye Discharge

Pains During Sex

John Fashanu Marries Yobo’s wife’s Mum

Florence Ita-Giwa Holds Victory Party For Jonathan

Ben Bruce Bows Out

‘To Run A Successful Home, A Woman Has To Make A Lot Of Sacrifice’

Post-Election Violence And ‘Frustration’ Of Northern Youths

I Miss Omoladun Kenkelewu Sexually -Baba Suwe

How Ghetto Dreamz Left Many In Tears

Men Are Crazy About My Boobs -Derayo Adeshina

MTV Base Rallies Fans To Support Fela

She Admires Other Men In My Presence

He Beats Me Recklesslyy

My Lady Has Body Odour

‘Mum Wanted To Be Cooking For Me In My Home’

Fayose And Ekiti Central Senatorial Race

MAN Boss Wants Jonathan To Articulate Policies

Ajimobi’s Adoption: AD, NTP, APS Candidates Condemn Ibadan Elders Forum •Ibadan Elders Forum Can’t Dictate To Ibadan Indigenes -Adigun •... Also Ibadan Bizman •Ibadan Youth Forum Endorses Alao-Akala

PHCN Decries Resurgence In Vandalism

Job Tasks FG, Security Agencies on Election

Amaechi Preaches Love, Peace

Abacha’s Son Heads For Supreme Court

12,000 Displaced By Violence -Red Cross •Jailbreak In Yola, 4 Inmates Escape

Court awards N5m damages against PDP running mate •For Invading Into Daniel’s Children Privacy •Police Raise Security Alarm In Ogun

Group Probes Shooting By Helicopter In Kaduna

Fasehun, Dokubo, Others Appeal Against Reprisal Attacks

Man Arrested With 5,000 Voter Cards, Computer

5 Killed, 17 Churches Burnt During Violence •Panel Confirms

Ogun Gov Race: Daniel, Isiaka, Olurin In Secret Meetings

CAN Congratulates Jonathan •Condemns Violence In The North •International Criminal Court To Investigate Electoral Violence

Erubami Blasts Oyo PDP on election monitoring

Fire Razes Tunde Bakare’s Home

Bomb Blast Rock Kaduna • 4 Killed

Group condemns malicious SMS circulating in Kwara

Yewa youths endorse Isiaka for Ogun gov race

I won’t depose any traditional ruler if given second term -Alao-Akala

Kano police ban political rallies, as normalcy returns to Kano

Kano police ban political rallies, as normalcy returns to KanoNYSC DG condemns killings of corps members in Bauchi•Approves their return to home states

Presidential poll: Go to tribunal or shut up, PDP tells Buhari

US, EU want perpetrators of post-election violence prosecuted

Mimiko kicks off dredging of N1bn Idiogba/Ilepete waterways

Ajimobi’s endorsement: We’re disappointed in you, ANPP tells Ibadan elders

Oyo poll: Arapaja, Akinjide, others condemn Ibadan group for adopting candidate

Shekarau denies receiving N20bn from Jonathan

Re-examine your dedication to Nigeria, Daniel charges

Easter break: Customers besiege banks for cash

I’ll reduce OOU’s fees by 60% if elected –Olurin

Stay away from S/W, OPC leader warns rioters

Afenifere congratulates Jonathan, condemns violence in the North

Akande seeks support for Jonathan

CAP gov candidate steps down for Chime

Ogun traditional ruler’s killing: PPN, PDP trade words

FG to create more jobs

Put your trust in God, Alao-Akala charges

Imoke calls for sober reflection

PDP rigged presidential election -ACN•Warns against further crisis in gov election •ACN is crying wolf where there is none –PDP

FG fingers CPC in post-election violence •Police stop Buhari’s visit to Niger

INEC shifts elections in Bauchi, Kaduna •Says the two states risk state of emergency •Dismisses CPC’s claims

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Tenant docked for issuing dud cheque to landlord

Battery chargers lament insecurity in Agbowo community

Igbo community pledges support for Isiaka, Shinkafi

Nigerian parents in UK tasked on successful parenting

Ilogbo Ota residents call for standard road

Ikorodu motorists, commuters laud Lagos govt over bypass

Company donates borehole to Ubeji community

Residents of flood-prone areas want govt intervention

NEMA warns against bush burning

Govt earmarks N500m for riverine development

Religious leader tasks youths on honesty, fear of God

Post-presidential election violence, un-Islamic -Cleric

THE International Women

Universal Primary Education: Are we

The newly established universities: Government inaccuracies

The essence of Jumu’ah

Re:Lessons from Gbagbo’s fall

Kwara governorship: Is destiny beckoning on GRS?


Please, save me from my burden of guilt!

Fear grips Ota residents over death of security men

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Rioters stained nation’s glory with blood -FEC

Nigeria lost N210bn on NASS, presidential election days -Lagos Chamber of Commerce

N5.2bn REA fraud: Court cautions Elumelu, Ugbane, others over delay in trial

Guber polls: Appeal court upholds Masari’s candidacy, nullifies Abacha’s

IGP assures of maximum security in Adamawa

A/Ibom ACN apologises to police over disparagement

Gov election: Kwara PDP alleges plans of thugs importation

Ekiti govt suspends 1,000 civil servants over roles in presidential election •They’re party agents -Govt

Don’t destroy your cards, Buhari tells voters

Oyo gov: Ibadan elders endorse Ajimobi •I’m not intimidated -Ladoja •It didn’t come as a surprise -Alao-Akala

Presidential poll: Coalition of 45 political parties hails Jonathan’s victory

Gov election: Delta PDP accuses opposition of rigging plot •It’s a calculated attempt to derail election -DPP

Oyo PDP cautions Ajimobi on utterances

Oyo gov: ‘It’s an insult to ask Ladoja to step down for Ajimobi’

CPC to set up election vigilance squad in Ogun

Wema Bank to close 17 branches for regional banking

Avistar condoles with Awo family, Tribune

Customs roadblocks illegal - Comptroller-Genera

Rivers govt pardons 683 prison inmates

Ogun reduces school fees, approves N18,000 minimum wage

Artesunate, Chloroquine, Amalar banned in malaria treatment -WHO

ACN, party of confusionists Alao-Akala

Calm returns to Bauchi, Yola, others •Commercial activities at lowest ebb •103 suspects arraigned in Minna •Kaduna relaxes curfew •Corps members withdraw from gov election

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION FALLOUT: Buhari, CPC head for court •Allege foul play; express disappointment in Jega •Lawyers perfecting grounds for litigation •Buhari rebuffs overtures from President Jonathan

Enough is enough •Jonathan warns perpetrators of violence

Residents want quick completion of Iju-Ishaga road

NURTW scribe commends members for good conduct

Thugs attack community over voting pattern

Accident: Ede traders mourn colleagues

Oloro lauds govt, INEC over polls

Efon people want FG’s intervention on ecological problems

UCH honours longest serving secretary

‘Changing mode of medical training can check medical errors’

Scientists corroborate additional uses of bush mango

Alao-Akala: Set to break the jinx!

2011 poll: Reasoning together


Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Woodridge: Emerging hospitality brand in Nigeria

NTDC, HOFA introduce new security measures in hotels

Emir calls for elimination of illiteracy

Catholic cleric tasks politicians on humility

Aboru community leaders charge youths on proper conduct

Incoming administration advised to focus attention on Sango-Ota

Residents of Denro-Ishasi task Ogun govt

New solar street light excites Odejayi, Sodipe, Akinwunmi residents

Road: Offa people express satisfaction

Noise pollution worry residents of Allied community

Rescue us from looming floods

Selewu residents angry with police over

Development gone through the windows?

Jegalising Nigeria

South-West, going back to the progressives

PMC seminar and unemployable youth

Niger State and infrastructural transformation


Why FG should hands off pilgrims’ affairs

2 sisters arraigned for killing mother

Taraba: 3 abducted corps members released

NIREC cautions Nigerians on ethno-religious crisis

Lagos needs N800bn for infrastructure -Randle

PHCN privatisation: FG appoints ex-NLC president as negotiator on labour matters

Fayemi meets Ekiti traditional rulers over April 26 polls

FG approves funds for payment of ex-bankers’ benefits

NIREC condemns violence in Northern states

Amaechi group alleges plot by opposition to disrupt gov poll

Violence in the North: Security tightened in Delta

CCDI condemns political killings in the North

Call your supporters to order, police warn politicians

Post-election violence uncalled for -Bafarawa

Jonathan’s victory birth of a new Nigeria -FCT minister

Minister commends youths over Jonathan’s victory

Jonathan’s victory, watershed for unity -Gov Akpabio

Edo PDP appeals to Buhari, others to accept defeat

Jonathan has national mandate -Presidency

Don’t fall into trap, Alao-Akala warns supporters •Opposition parties’ moves against Alao-Akala collapse

Oyo gov: Aregbesola visits Ladoja •Persuades him to step down for Ajimobi

Imo gov: Okorocha, Araraume’ll fall on April 26 -Ohakim

IBB congratulates Jonathan, INEC •Salutes Buhari, Ribadu, Shekarau’s ‘highly spirited effort’ •Britain, NLC greet president-elect

Jonathan receives Certificate of Return from INEC

Monday, April 18, 2011

Super Eagles' Olubayo dies in car crash •A month to wedding

3SC captain escapes death

AYC: F/Eagles beat Ghana 2-1

My hope is dashed -Olubayo's mum

It is a big loss -Siasia

Jonathan’s victory, a call to duty - Mimiko •It has affirmed Nigeria’s unity - Oni

Oshiomhole, 3 political parties congratulate Jonathan

We’ll defend Jonathan’s mandate with our blood -Ex-militants

Armed forces warn unpatriotic persons

Security beefed up in Kogi

EU, NDI, Mark, Wabara, PDP condemn violence

1 killed in Yobe, many wounded •Tension in Borno

Adamawa: Curfew imposed as houses, vehicles are burnt

Security beefed up at Sultan of Sokoto’s palace •Niger govt imposes curfew on five towns

Oyo NYSC coordinator commiserates with Awo family, Tribune

Atiku condemns post-election violence

Electoral violence in North unnecessary -OPC

Kerosene pump price up by 100 per cent

Nigerian varsities face shortage of over 150,000 academic staff - VC

FG releases additional N1.5bn for pension payment

AU Observers Mission lauds INEC on conduct of presidential election

Ondo PDP, LP tango over Jonathan’s victory

Edo ACN, PDP give reasons for Jonathan’s victory

Presidential election: ‘Sponsors of protests are coup plotters’

Presidential poll: Why we lost South-West to PDP - ACN

We’ve been short-changed, Katsina CPC cries out

Telecoms operators and tariff competition

In defence of OAU students’ union

The awesome power of letting go (3)

The ‘criers’ & ‘laughers’ after NASS election

Nigerian youths must set forth at dawn

Election: We don’t have reports of rigging - EU

INEC declares Jonathan winner •It’s victory for democracy; I have no enemy to fight -President •CPC rejects presidential election result

10 reasons you should grow your food

Open letter to Delta State governor


Sunday, April 17, 2011

F/Eagles drop 2 players over age discrepancy

‘As Utaka predicts victory for F/Eagles’

I'll play for Nigeria -Aneke

Lagos 2011: Between Fashola and opponents

Of Nigerian youths

OAU: This unneccesary closure

Libya and coalition conspiracy


FG urged to effect proposed upgrading of 4 colleges

School’s neglect leads to pupil’s death

Alao-Akala thanks Oyo people for voting for Jonathan

Global influence of US dollar under threat

Oyo gov: I’ll never be a stooge - Ajimobi

FG orders blacklisting of ‘miracle’exam centres

FG commends Dangote on employment generation

PHCN workers plan to throw Nigerians into darkness on May Day

FG commits 1bn to computer education for girls

30 injured in election fracas in Zamfara

Deregister party without NASS member, PDP chieftain tells INEC

Why Jonathan lost in Osun -Investigation

‘Insincerity, cause of collapse of ACN/CPC alliance’

Jonathan’s victory in Rivers good for gov election -Amaechi

Jonathan’s victory in S/West, confirmation of Yoruba’s sophistication - Daniel

Ogun PPN’s petition: NJC queries Kafarati

INEC commended for successful NASS/presidential elections

500 policemen boycott election in Lagos over unpaid allowance

Elections, best since colonial era -NLC

Presidential poll: Political thugs clash

Presidential election: ‘Osun result shows voters’ love for Aregbesola’

Niger: ANPP crisis continues as court clears David Umoru for gov poll

Jonathan’s victory is pan-Nigerian mandate -Presidency

Mayhem in Bauchi, Gombe •10 killed as party supporters clash; 5 burnt in Gombe •Chieftains’ houses, vehicles burnt •Soldiers, policemen take over Bauchi

PRESIDENTIAL POLL: Jonathan floors Buhari, Ribadu • Jonathan: 22,350,242; Buhari: 11,914,953; Ribadu: 2,049,357 •At last, Awo’s prophecy comes true •Election characterised by malpractices -CPC

Saturday, April 16, 2011

AD chairman alleges threat to life

PDP leads in Osun as Babatope, Babalola, Fasogbon, others explain low voters turnout

11 arrested, 2 locally made pistols recovered in Ekiti

ogun governorship election:PPN ready to work with any party - Daniel •Presidential election in Ogun records low turnout

Investigate treasury looting - Ajimobi

Presidential polls: Our performance will give us victory - Alao-Akala

I won’t dump LP - Gov Mimiko

Gombe REC escapes death

Retired soldier, INEC ad-hoc staff arrested in Ibadan

Lawmaker urges voters to shun money-bag politicians

Gunmen kidnap female voter in Nsukka

Youths boo minister, attack LG boss in Niger

Voters’ apathy: INEC officials sleep on duty

Soldiers shoot three, as youths vandalise two INEC vehicles

I will accept result, once it’s free, fair - Shekarau

Security operatives take over collation centre •Two observers abducted in Abuja •Expect result in 48 hours — INEC •Confirms arrest of fake observers

Nadal for final

AYC begins

Toure ends Man U’s FA Cup dream

F/Eagles in confident mood

NFF in dilemma over Liberia match

France ban public wearing of Islamic wearing of Islamic face veil

Gani Adams prepares to mark birthday

Socialites mourn as Gbegi Ojora goes home

Azuka Ogujiuba rocks at 40

‘Forming cliques will kill the music industry’

Red carpet experience thrills Janelia

'Perfect Church' moves to IB

Dele moves against Wise

ANTP CRISIS:: Members reject Ashaolu as president •Blame Eda, Jimoh Aliu for crisis •Set up Committee on way forward

Strategic imperatives for national transformation

Prince Gboyega Isiaka: An idea whose time has come

Dangote Job Creation Summit: Towards employment for all

New face of National Assembly

ACN/CPC alliance breakdown: The untold story, by Tunde Bakare

Jonathan leads in Lagos, S/West, S/South, S/East, Kwara, Abuja •Says I don't pray for run-off

Friday, April 15, 2011

Eagles’ Ranking Excites Siasia

Liberia ’ll Fall - Dream Team, Ewere Backs Them

Ahmed Musa Secures Visa

2012 Olympics Qualifier: Falcons Confront Namibia

W/Cup Ticket Is Our Priority - Obuh

League Resumes April 20

Emordi Warns Dolphins, Sunshine

Adele calls For fairness In MTN Street Soccer

FRSC Certifies 18 Transport Companies To Operate In Enugu•To Prosecute Hospitals Who Reject Accident Victims

New Rail System Has Created Job Opportunities - Union Scribe

GM Puts Chevrolet Malibu Production On Fast Track

Give us transformer, Akindenor, Victory Estate Residents Plead

Residents Lament Bank’s Operation

Jubilation As Govt Embarks On Road Rehabilitation

Ajegunle Residents Beg For Adequate Security

Bauchi NGO, UNDP, CHD Educate Women On Elections

We Must Get It Right This Time, Or Else...- Wale Okediran

PDP Not A Sinking Boat - Ex-ACF Chief

Can Ulcer Kill?

Sleep After Sex

Noise In Ears

Scared Of Having Sex

Oba Elegushi Celebrates Birthday

Friends, Families Debunk Rumour On Tayo Aderinokun

Friends, Families Mourn Gboyega Ojora

‘A Woman Can Wear Trousers If...’

Anatomy Of PDP’s Loss In South West

Why I Set Up Koko Mansion - D’Banj

Search For New Fela Begins

Too Many Men Are On My Neck - Rose Odika

Glamour As Nollywood Stars Storm Launch Of Bite Mag

Men Want Me ‘Cos I’m Big And Sexy - Eniola Badmus

He Does Not Think About The Baby

I Have Weak Erection, Premature Ejaculation

Can I Marry Woman With Three Kids?

‘You Pay Same Bride Price For Bad And Good Wife, So Choose Right, Father Advised’

More Policemen Drafted To Oyo

Ogun Youths Endorse Isiaka

Northern Youths Declare Support For Jonathan

Kwara Govt Sets Up Committee On Minimum Wage

Gunmen Kill Two, Injure Seven In Borno

Why I Joined Tenure Elongation Suit - Sylva

Ekiti: SSS Invites 92 ‘Critical Stakeholders’

My Running Mate Was Induced •As Court Declares Adeduntan’s Candidature Illegal

No Amount Of Tears’ll Make Nigerians Change Their Minds - Oyedokun Tells Buhari

Osun PDP Accuses ACN Of Harassment, Issuing Death Threat •It’s All Lies - ACN

Alao-Akala’s Driver Dies In Stampede

Ibori Arrested, Detained In London

Jonathan Condoles With HID

Labour Party Rejects Planned Poll Boycott In Akwa Ibom

NEWS ANALYSIS: How Zones May Vote

No Gov Election In Kogi, Sokoto, Adamawa, Bayelsa, C/River, Court Rules

Presidential Election: It’s Straight Fight Between Jonathan, Buhari

Please, save my mother from my father’s wickedness! (II)

Thursday, April 14, 2011

I want to play in 2012 Olympics –Beckham

Arsenal director dies two days after selling shares to Kroenke

AYC: Obuh accepts Venlo’s decision on Musa

Give Sidney time to decide on Nigeria –Kalika

No Juve move for Osaze - Agent

Fish farmers complain of high cost of feeds

Vote candidates not parties, communities told

Rehabilitate Ikole roads, indigenes urge govt

Edo: Fake task force officials on extortion spree

Motorists want traffic light changed

Hawking: Lagos govt threatens defaulting parents

Corps member donates boreholes to community in Ogun

We want drainage, Agarawu, ILO residents cry out

Panic in Alimosho over non-release of election results

Disaster: Petrol tanker sets Owena-Ijesa ablaze•20 people, church, property burnt Holy Bible not affected

Yewa Muslims fault conferment of title on Ogun PPN gov

Nass polls: Nasfat missioner thumbs up Inec, tasks electorate

Of the 2011 elections

2011: Between INEC and voters

To CAN and INEC chairman on April 26 date

Islam and unity of Muslims

Lessons from Gbagbo’s fall

How to make your husband happy


Ahead of presidential election: Police raid hotels in Ekiti

Kaduna PDP mobilises for presidential election •Accuses CPC of fomenting troble

CEMERDEV, CHERD train 200 election observers

Rivers restates commitment to new package for workers

Suspended Oyo lawmakers defect to ACN

Stop playing politics with workers’ salary, Oyo ex-NLC boss warns ACN

Jonathan’ll fulfill Awo’s prophecy -Defence minister

Parties without presidential candidates ‘ll not present agents for poll -Oyo REC

Presidential polls: INEC receives 1.9m ballot papers in Ogun

Jonathan deserves workers’ support, votes — Labour Minister

I have nothing against Emir of Ilorin - ACN gov candidate

Polls: All fears are gone - Mark

Oyo NUT condemns attack on teachers

Bomb blast: Borno govt donates N5m to victims

400 militants from Ondo embrace amnesty

Court orders payment of retired judges’ severance package

Atiku group declares support for Jonathan’s presidency

FG proscribes Peace Corps of Nigeria

Abducted Returning Officer escapes to Abuja

Presidential poll: FG closes land borders, restricts vehicular movement

We’ll send PDP packing in Ogun - Isiaka vows

NJC probe: Panel gags petitioners over Salami

ACN lied about botched alliance –Buhari •I’m still in the race –Ribadu

Gang up against Jonathan’ll fail –Presidential campaign •As artistes endorse president

PRESIDENTIAL POLL: We are ready •Jega tells EU, ECOWAS observers

Jonathan on the eve

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

100m Nigerians without access to power - BPE

Electoral fraud: Varsity lecturer remanded in prison

FG’s annual wage bill hits N1trn - Yayale

Jonathan releases N5.8bn for payment of pension

Kwara CPC condemns attack on gov candidate

FG to shortlist bidders for PHCN assets before May 29 - BPE

40 million Nigerians are still illiterate - FG

New SANs emerge tomorrow

Lawmaker, 2 others arrested for printing ballot papers

Stakeholders urged to promote adult, non-formal education

Presidential election: Odds favour Jonathan to win - Olunloyo

Parties in Kano map out strategies to win elections

Omo-Agege warns against use of military during elections

NASS election: Accord Party to challenge results in Oyo State

Bauchi CPC crisis deepens •Faction expels chieftains, female Reps candidate •Police arrest gun-wielding supporter

Kebbi ACN condemns traditional rulers’ involvement in politics

Pensioners seek Nigerians’ support for Jonathan

Oil wells: Akwa Ibom to refund money to Rivers State

No plan to retrench workers - Niger State govt

More tributes for Mrs Soyode

OBJ, NBC, YCE, others commiserate with Awo’s family

Man throws wife, child out for voting against his party

Buhari weeps •It’s a public show of shame - PDP

Labour Party, 45 others endorse Jonathan •6 presidential candidates step down for him •SMS opinion poll places him ahead others

No alliance with CPC - ACN chairman •Denies Tinubu’s alleged deal with Jonathan

Why I fielded Torres against Man Utd - Ancelotti

London Olympic 2012 qualifier: Dream Team faces Tanzania

Blatter congratulates new WAFU boss

Kaita signs 3-yr contract in Belgium •Demands compensation from Greek club

Chelsea fan dies after Man Utd’s first goal

INEC tasked on enlightenment campaign

Owo gets ultra modern market

Please don’t let us down, community charges new elected candidates

Council boss lauds Igbo communities on development

Women and children returnees from Cote- d’Ivoire to enjoy free medical services

Traditional ruler urges elected candidates to fulfil their promises

EU commends varsity over community relations

Ndigbo leader in Mushin tasks subjects on credible elections

‘No good road, potable water in Apomu’

Don’t bribe us with food, residents tell politicians

FG to review residency training

ICO gives impetus to prevention of blindness

Goodluck — God’s handwriting

On the brouhaha about N18,000 minimum wage

INEC: Clarify voting procedure, please


‘Fruits better than carbohydrate foods’

Akpabio: A man so badly misunderstood

This costly democracy


Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Court gives CJN, AGF 72-hour ultimatum on SAN award

AD mobilises Yoruba in the North for Jonathan •Says he remains the most credible candidate

CPC rejects election results in Gombe, threatens legal action

Jonathan can be trusted to deliver - Defence Minister

Minimum wage: States demand 50 per cent cut in FG’s statutory allocation

Her death painful - Fashola

She added value to Awo’s name - Tinubu

Ajimobi commiserates with HID Awolowo

We didn’t lose NASS election - Kwara ACN

Business community endorses Jonathan for president

I won’t step down for Ajimobi - Ladoja

Police throw out Nigerian diplomat’s family in Geneva over indebtedness

Road accident claims 18 lives in Niger State

Election: Naira value dips further

nans tasks inec on presidential, gov elections

Why Ekiti must shun sectional politics - Goodluck/Sambo group

Appeal Court reserves judgment in Masari’s case

Ijaw youths fault INEC on Bayelsa West election

Presidential poll: Kufuor to lead AU monitor team

ECOWAS wants dignified treatment for Gbagbo

CCDI calls for protection of corps members

40 arrested in Jigawa for electoral offences

NASS election: PDP alleges plans to undermine voting strength in Oyo

Juventus dangles £8m before Odemwingie

All Africa Games qualifier: Dream Team faces Liberia

NDDC boss pledges support for sports development

Moses ’ll play against Argentina - NFF

Super Eagles: Siasia not ready to recall Yakubu

Surulere LG boss harps on team work

Ibaji council boss tasks on Fadama projects

Billiri spends N500m on roads

Zaki LG intensifies battle against measles

Ganjuwa LG wages war against measles, polio

LG boss pledges support for gov

Council distributes N1.5m drugs to health centres

Sardauna council chief harps on projects

Calabar South LG promises libraries, benches

I’ll construct roads in LGs if re-elected —Gov Suntai

Softly, softly Nigerian politicians

NYSC: Committed to free, fair and credible elections

Abubakar Audu’s phantom war

Deconstructing Buhari and his apologists

LASWA, security operatives, threat to marine tourism -NATBOWAT •Sends SOS to Fashola, FG

Tourism federation seeks for N500 billion intervention funds from FG

Jega, RECs in stormy session •INEC orders rerun in Anambra Central

Odds favour Jonathan to win presidency

NJC probe latest: Salami may face perjury charge •How Tinubu lobbied Senate for Salami - Senator Dahiru •I want this man [Salami] punished - Oni

On Federal Government’s privatisation policy

Stakeholders Laud EFCC over hotels’registration ultimatum


Dankwambo: A man of vision and integrity

Monday, April 11, 2011

UNIBEN not afraid of EFCC - VC

NFF unimpressed by Dream Team's win

Venlo agrees to release Musa for AYC

Essien, Muntari to grace Kanu’s testimonial

Hodgson is fantastic - Odemwingie

Rainstorm pulls down structures in Patani

Kwara varsity establishes centre for community devp

Akire makes case for provision of potable water

Corps members inaugurate new plantain specie farm at Igbanke

ACN victory: Idera ladies give free food in Aboru

800 benefit from Ondo community empowerment programme

Akwa Ibom govt sets up committee to resettle displaced villagers

Ogunwale crescent residents accuse PHCN of insensitivity

Oba Olowosoke raises alarm over River Oni

Save us from robbers, Dalemo residents cry out

Fraudsters on the loose!

Oyo REC, make manual list available to voters

The awesome power of letting go (2)

Shekarau: A case of selective amnesia

Political economy of PDP, Jonathan’s transformation agenda


Gang up ’ll never work against Jonathan - PDP

IMF predicts robust growth for sub-Saharan Africa’s economy

DPP supporters protest at police headquarters in Asaba

It’s early to applaud INEC – Fashola

NASS election credible - Observer group

Corps members threaten to withdraw from elections in Delta

Group derides Lam Adesina over son’s defeat

Jonathan committed to credible election - Campaign organisation

ACN recruits 5,000 volunteers in Ondo •To campaign for presidential election

NASS election: Agagu to contest LP’s victory

40 persons charged for election violence in Osun •Court remands 27 thugs in Ilorin

Alao-Akala assures supporters of victory in gov election

Aliyu wants candidates’ campaign expenses reduced

Accord Party remains a strong movement for change - Ladoja •Thanks Oyo State people

10 parties seek cancellation of NASS election in Kwara

Free, fair polls achievable in non-violence atmosphere - Atiku

ACN, ANPP threaten to boycott subsequent elections in Kogi

US, groups express satisfaction with election, praise Jonathan

Coalition of parties applauds Jonathan, INEC over elections •OPC hails Jonathan

Saraki sends condolences to families, Ogun govt

She epitomised Awolowo - Mimiko

Soyode: Alao-Akala sends condolences

EFCC probes INEC over N13bn ballot paper contracts •Bomb scare at INEC office in Bayelsa

Corruption trial: Salami confessed to judgment leakage - Katsina-Alu tells panel

NASS election: Buhari’s loss in N/West jolts Arewa

Why I will not vote

Sunday, April 10, 2011

England’s W/Cup debacle: Rooney made a scape-goat - Scholes

Premier League title: Arsenal won’t give up - Wenger

Bayern fires Van Gaal

Dream Team wins in Malabo •Qualifies on 9-1 aggregate

I prefer to work with Henman - Murray

Bankole concedes defeat, congratulates opponent

Ajimobi lauds Oyo voters, calls for more support

FEHN calls for the resignation of NYSC DG over Suleja bomb blast

I’ll continue to serve Nigeria - Mark •Dedicates victory to God, Benue South people

Outcome of NASS election vindicates Jonathan - Group

Bayelsa: ACN, LP, others call for cancellation of results •Says REC must go

Osun probes N1.7b project

Bombings: FG to adopt new security measures

Post-election petitions ’ll be fairly handled - Justice Nwokorie

N12bn scam: EFCC to arraign ex-pension’s boss, 32 others today

Kalu rejects NASS result in Abia North

Elect credible leaders, Jonathan tells youths

NASS elections: Jonathan, Jega share the glory

Controversies trail Bauchi CPC gov candidacy •Courts declare different candidates, another holds party’s flag

Suswam denies arrest of ADC

2011 NASS elections: Okunniyi revs up CPC campaign in Ogun

I’ll be stupid to deceive myself - Oyo CPC gov candidate

No ill-feeling losing to Ajimobi - Adewusi

Jonathan’ll win at first ballot - Ekiti campaign coordinator

Police arrest 23 suspected thugs in Kwara

Melaye storms INEC office, protests defeat

PDP cries foul over manipulation in Ondo South

Clark calls for redeployment of Delta REC

Niger govt condemns Suleja bomb blast

PDP did not lose at Aso Rock - Jonathan’s aide

Give us basic infrastructure, community tells govt

Make land available for projects, communities told

Don’t sell your votes, tailors advised

Community organises debate for candidates

Again, Akintoba residents cry out over police extortion

We’ve lived enough with broken promises - Awodiora residents

Crisis looms in Ago-Emokpae, Iguoghor communities over farmland

Residents of Alagbole charge govt on good roads, send SOS to police

Give us pedestrian bridges in Ibafo, Berger, Nigerians cry out

NYSC member donates N250,000 materials to hospital

Borno 2011: Better days ahead with Goni

April polls: The coast is clear for Jonathan, Fashola

The missteps of General Buhari


Corruption probe: Katsina-Alu, Salami to be quizzed today

Awo’s daughter, Ayo Soyode dies at 66

NASS ELECTION: Heavyweights bite dust •Sheriff, Omisore, Oyinlola, Aliero, Agagu, Orji Kalu, Bankole lose

Saturday, April 09, 2011

Nigeria, VVV Venlo set for showdown

Osaze nets 11th goal

Mikel's sign-on fee scares Hamburg

BATTLE OF MALABO: Eguavoen misses Haruna, others

African Youth soccer Championship: We won't disappoint Nigerians - Obuh

The beautiful ones are not yet born: Weeding out “Bad Genes”

Gbenga Ashafa remembers mum

Femi Adeniran wins again

Demola Adedoyin bags chieftancy title

Hajara Fola Adeola hugs limelight

Marriage is important, not essential -Funke Adesiyan

If OBJ visits me, I will pour hot water on him - Mimiko’s mother

Wizkid denies drug arrest rumour

Storm 360, Twitter co-creator, Kool-B, laud youth in Lagos

K1 lauds FUMAN •To support Naija Fuji Fest

Eda, Odule disagree on Ashaolu

That election after April fool’s day

Jobi-Fele: A man with a plan

Electoral Violence: Security agents nab six suspects in Ogun •Security agents recover two ballot boxes

Election saboteurs have failed -Jega

Commissioner escapes assassination in Ondo •Election materials thrown to sea in Warri

Ondo, Rivers holds peaceful NASS election

PDP chairman arrested in Nasarawa •As underaged voters storm polling booths

Corps members sacrificed for our selfishness -Fashola

NCAA may ground 18 aircraft over crack defects •Summons aircraft owners for emergency meeting

Oyo: Missing names, non-availability of materials dog election

4 arrested with fake voters’ cards in Kwara

LAGOS: Candidates adopt text message campaign during election

Election attests to president’s promise of credible election -Sambo

OBJ, Daniel, Oyinlola, others condemn Suleja bomb blast •As NYSC DG says no corps member died •FG to immortalise dead corps members

Bomb blasts rock Borno •7 killed; officer loses eyes, leg •Police station, hotel set ablaze

NASS POLLS: ACN in early lead in Osun, Lagos, Edo •Leads in Abeokuta •Jolts PDP in Ibadan •PDP leads in Ogbomoso, Ibarapa, Oke-Ogun •LP leads in Ondo Central •Sporadic shooting at Ake collation centre

Friday, April 08, 2011

More Headaches For NPL Board

Eguavoen Talks Tough

I Regret Leaving Portsmouth -Utaka

EFCC To Probe NUGA Games

Local Government Tasked On Communities Action Plan

Residents Of Araga Poka rush Agric ‘Yes’ Farm Produce

Drivers Decry Delay Of Licence At FRSC’s Office

Traditional Ruler Commends Politicians

FRSC Trains Safety Managers, Special Marshals

FG Donates 104 Buses To Aid Students’ Mobility

Enact Law Empowering Traffic Managers To Carry Arms, FG Urged

I Am Bringing Respect To Governance -Benue ACN Gov Candidate

ANPP Will Retain Kano, Form Next National Govt -Shekarau

Veteran Yoruba Actor In Street Brawl

‘Gospel’ Musician Gets Child Out Of Wedlock

Musician Turns Kung-fu Specialist

Semen Discharge

Coloured Urine

Noise In Ears

Do I Have Three Testicles?

Mary McAleese An Amazon In Ireland’s Political Scene

Fans Have Seen Part Of My Chest, What Else Do They Want To See? -Monalisa Chinda

Afrika Shrine Faithful Stands Still For Fela!

Big Brother Africa Amplified Unveiled

Pepsi Takes Nigerian Idol Winner To South Africa

Project Fame All Stars Storm Ghana Music Awards

Does He Truly Love Me?

I Caught Him With Another Girl’s Message

What Can I Do To Win Her?

‘Mum Accepted My Wife Because She Was Eager I Got Married’

Kogi Senatorial Seat: Appeal Court Declares Usman As PDP Candidate

INEC Expresses Readiness •CPC, ANPP Kick Over Distribution Of Materials

Police Investigate Allegation Of Stockpiling Of Arms

Police Uncover Plot To Disrupt Today’s Election •As SSS Sanitises Major Towns And Cities In Bauchi

Supreme Court Upholds Wammako’s Victory in 2007 Poll

We Got The Bomb From Osama Bin Laden -Kaduna Bomb Suspect

Court Dismisses Igbinedion’s Suit On Seized Property

Medical doctor Kidnapped in Ogun •Kidnappers Demand N25m Ransom

Aregbesola signs N102.8bn Appropriation Bill

Parties Withdraw From Today’s Polls In Ekiti

INEC Postpones Bauchi South Senatorial Election

Bankole’s Supporters, Youths Clash In Ogun

FG Gives Additional Security Cover To INEC •SSS, Police, NSA, Inec Roll Out Emergency Phone Lines

Killings On The Rise In Ivory Coast - UN

Drugs Concealed In Man’s Shoes •As NDLEA Arrests 7

WAEC Bans Candidates, Teachers Over Malpractices

10 Killed In Renewed Attack In Bauchi

INEC Office Bombed •25 Killed

Voters Determine Mark, Bankole’s Fates Today •As Jega Assures Nigerians of Credible Poll

Lam’s allegation, a means to get more money from Tinubu - Alao-Akala

Thursday, April 07, 2011

Okpodu blasts NFF over Falcon’s German trainer

Abedi Pele wants Hayatou out as CAF president

Eagles to play presidential inauguration friendly

Eagles to take charter flight to Ethiopia -Umeh

Twitter rant: Osaze begs Siasia

Imo records 1,540 TB cases

Women in pudah vow to vote

NOA sensitises with town criers

Farmers want price subsidy for produce

Institute develops borehole drilling code

Residents raise alarm over circulation of weapons

Pandemonium in Temidire as man kills wife

Confusion as fire razed Scout Camp mechanic village in Ibadan

Institute to collaborate with NYSC on community development

Dollar hawkers flood Ikorodu town

INEC casts a pall

MURIC condemns burning of Qur’an

Friends of Allah and friends of Shaytan (2)

Prayers for April polls

Oyo ACN alleges plan to disrupt NASS election •Osun PDP alleges plan to hack into INEC computer

Rep escapes assassination attempt, petitions IGP

Smart Adeyemi wins PDP’s court-ordered primary election

Kano police arrest 70 during botched NASS election

Patronise govt hospitals, Nigerians urged

Court dismisses suit against Kwara PDP gov candidate

NASS election: LP, PDP raise alarm in Ondo

Man kills girlfriend’s son in Ibadan

Lam’s allegation, a means to get more money from Tinubu — Alao-Akala

Oyo: 3 persons caught printing materials with INEC inscription

Rape: NYSC to drag traditional ruler to court in Osun

NASS election: Text message ‘war’ in Lagos

LAUTECH’s school fees controversy politicised - Management

Medical curriculum in varsities under review - Minister

Kidnapped Accord Party spokesman found alive

‘Nigerian youths determined to deliver 40m votes for Jonathan’

Why I am supporting Jonathan -Gov Aliyu

NMA urges NASS to pass National Health Bill

Lagos Metro Line: Jonathan’s campaign tackles Buhari

FG directs WAEC to adjust timetable to suit INEC’s rescheduled election

Security chiefs threaten to deal with electoral offenders

Report flaws before elections, Jonathan tells observers

Presidency keeps Jega under surveillance

We’ll sanction election cheats in Nigeria -US •Says there has been no credible election since 1993

Again, INEC postpones NASS election in 25 states •15 senatorial districts, 48 federal constituencies affected; to hold April 26

April polls: Don’t be discouraged, go out, vote wisely •Nigerians admonished

The meaning of victory and defeat

Constipation in children: Why it must be treated as urgent

Elections reschedule: Nigerians should not despair

Letter to INEC Chairman


A critical decision for INEC before Saturday

Wednesday, April 06, 2011

Ekiti govt is intimidating us, Arise, PDP cry out

Vote for credible and responsible leaders, Oyo workers told

Cleric urges INEC to update voter register

Lagos/ MTN Street Soccer: Fashola to lead Team Lagos against MTN management

Govt urged to form partnership with private sector on sports

Falcons storm Namibia with depleted team

Overseas stars land in U-23 camp

Enyeama ready to stop Messi again •Returns to training

Community asks for protection against cult activities

Bammeke urges youths to eschew violence during election

Ashipa residents laud Community News •Say, it moves govt to our road

Beggars take over Apapa road junctions

Abia warns community head, civil servants against partisan politics

Ojudu residents raise alarm over crime rate

Elections: Orita-Challenge community warns corpers

Bribe voters and be lynched•Communities warn politicians’ supporters

Area boys threaten us-Alaba market traders

FG urged on adequate funding of health services

Eating beans beats weight gain, poor blood sugar control

Please, save my mother from my father’s wickedness!


Robbers steal Warji LGA workers’ salaries

Akingbola denies UK court judgment against him

Osun: Politician arrested for stockpiling arms •Another declared wanted

INEC woos voters with text messages

Attack: PPN accuses PDP •Allegation baseless - PDP

Fayose alerts security agents to plan to cause violence in Ekiti

Arrest of 41 suspected ACN thugs: Oshiomhole’s allegation baseless -PDP

Police arrest 20 people with ballot papers in Zamfara

Kwara YCE endorses Gbemisola for gov •As 6 gov candidates step down for her

AU mission to remain in Nigeria, concurs with INEC

PDP holds court-ordered primary election in Kogi West

Kogi CPC wants arrest of corps members investigated

Cede Ministry of Agriculture to states, Oshiomhole tells FG

CPC charges INEC on election materials

INEC, PDP caused NASS election flaws -CNPP

North’ll have problem paying new minimum wage but... -Gov Aliyu •Akpabio begins payment of N18,000 minimum wage this month

High Court orders Akpanudoedehe’s unconditional release •He must remain in custody -Magistrates’ court

INEC okays commercial vehicles to convey materials

Daniel’s 55th birthday, celebration of purposeful leadership -Ladigbolu

Nigeria bigger than all of us -Jonathan •Solicits prayer for desperate politicians

Elections: Anxiety mounts as fake local observers flood S/West •We’re on top of situation -INEC •Nigeria on track despite rescheduled elections -UN

Concerns over Jega’s romance with CPC •It is unfounded -INEC

Climate change signifies more health challenges -Expert

Attention, WAEC

Police, act now!

Of absurd political text messages

Another narrow escape

Towards ensuring credible 2011 elections

Stop meddling in INEC’s conduct of 2011 elections •Buhari Campaign Organisation tells Jonathan, PDP

Iroko tree kills boy, 22

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Dream Team leaves for Malabo Friday

Maigari praises Amaechi ...As Obuh picks final team Friday

Almeria to sack Okoro

Portsmouth honours Kanu with Lifetime Awardv •Ex-Eagles captain thanks fans

Racial abuse story is untrue -Nsofor

Of hypocritical Nigerian politicians

Professors not ideal for Nigeria’s electoral processes

President Jonathan, overhaul RMAFC


Search for a credible judiciary

NTDC to support Ogori Ovia Osese festival

‘Museums, blueprint of our past’

Tourism potentials must compete with oil sector -Akran of Badagry


Gbagbo surrenders, seeks UN’s protection •After pro-Ouatarra forces surrounded palace where he was holed up

ACN charges INEC on lapses in botched election

Fayemi intensifies campaigns for ACN candidates

Lam warns INEC officials against electoral fraud

Consultant medical doctor dies of Lassa fever in Adamawa

Police arrest five persons for trafficking in human parts

Julius Berger workers’ protest paralyses construction at CBN

I remain Plateau State dep gov till May 29 -Tallen

Daniel denies secret meeting with Tinubu

Goje was not arrested by police -Gombe CP

Oyo PDP denies plot to buy voter cards with N5bn

‘Easter Tuesday election date not good’

I remain pdp candidate for Kogi West -Adeyemi •As ACN, CPC others strategise

Imo senatorial seat: Court of Appeal declares Izunaso PDP candidate

Court issues warrant of arrest against Plateau SSG, LG boss

Botched NASS election: PDP, ACN trade blames in Edo

Ondo ACN, LP, PDP raise alarm over attempt to unleash violence

Explosion rocks Bayelsa ex-dep gov’s hotel

Delta deputy speaker’s brother, three others shot dead

ACN rejects INEC’s plan to shift N/Assembly polls

Stop meddling inINEC’s conduct of 2011 elections •Buhari Campaign Organisation tells Jonathan, PDP

Jega has my full support -Jonathan

Fresh crisis brews over rescheduled elections •As RECs accuse Jega of one-man show •Jega shuns media; marathon meeting deadlocked •Elections to hold in 36 states on schedule

CBN pegs banks’ non-performing loans at 5 per cent

Gombe Assembly extends tenure of council

Igushi laments dearth of infrastructure

Jakande, Amuwo Odofin want light restored

Isawo residents protest against Omo-Onile

Iseyin residents raise alarm over refuse dump

Alakuko residents plead for govt attention

Pastor docked for destruction of property

40 communities to get transformers

Communities youths protest over blackout

Monday, April 04, 2011

Okenla predicts brighter future for Nigerian football

Ahmed Musa woos Joel Obi for AYC

My next club, close to my chest -Taiwo

You can't celebrate yet, Odegbami tells Siasia

Odemwingie wins $1,000 bet with Anichebe •Warns Chelsea to expect Liverpool treatment

Tips on successful farm business

Issues on NASS election’s postponement

FG: Reduce high cost of bread

Still on the lingering employment problem

The awesome power of letting go

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Gunmen kill 2, injure 7 children in Maiduguri

Lagos: I’ll disband LASTMA, KAI, others if elected -Dosunmu

LG offers N1m for information on kidnapped NASS member

30-year-old mechanic commits suicide in Ibadan

Stakeholders set agenda for NSE’s new CEO

Don’t stretch Nigerians’ patience, labour warns Jega

Rescheduled polls, relief on nation’s chemistry -Ositelu

Don't crucify Jega, Yuguda pleads

Postponement of election, height of ineptitude -Ighodalo

ACN’ll implement youth manifesto -Ribadu’s running mate

N10m largesse cause row in Iwo LG

Election: Alao-Akala charges IG on arrested hoodlums

‘For a free fair election, INEC must step on toes’

PDP/DPP clash: 2 feared dead in Delta

Gombe REC denies theft of ballot papers

Suit against Alao-Akala’s candidacy stalled at Court of Appeal

NASS election: Court nullifies Smart Adeyemi’s candidature, orders fresh primary

Election postponement: Oil companies rescue naira, as CBN fails to meet demand

Probe botched NASS election, DPP tells Jonathan

Gunmen kill businessman in Benue

CJN suspends SAN awards, asks Salami, CJs, NBA to assess candidates

IG orders transfer of mobile squadron commanders •Area Commanders, DPOs swapped in Oyo

We’ll resist any plan to remove Jega -ACN •Commonwealth observers slam INEC boss •30 tonnes of electoral materials arrive Lagos

MINIMUM WAGE: States, LGs must pay N18,000 -FG

Sunday, April 03, 2011

Zamalek fans go gaga in Cairo •CAF Champions League

Enyimba moves on •As Pillars crash out •CAF Champions League

Sunshine, Kaduna Utd advance •Confederation Cup

Eguavoen invites Aluko, others for Malabo clash

Ghaddafi, going the way of Saddam Hussein

Funding: Why UI must be treated specially

Of national policy on cultural development

Alao-Akala: Mystery of a divine call


Fire razes AIT/Raypower studios in Jos

‘Awo, best president Nigeria never had’

AAUA, OAU, UI, UNILORIN shine at national maths contest

NASS elections: Nigerians in diaspora disappointed, caution INEC

‘NDDC empowers 14,000 N/Delta youths’

NASS election: Shekarau, Arewa youths, others react on cancellation

Don’t tarnish Jonathan govt’s image, Jega told

INEC is negligent -Jonathan campaign council

Rescheduled NASS election: Police’ll not tolerate violence -Jigawa CP

Political parties lose billions to botched NASS elections -Investigation

ACD, AA, PPP decry postponement of NASS election

Botched NASS election: Give Jega benefit of the doubt - NOA boss

Airlines suspend payment of FAAN charges

2 arrested for attempting to steal electoral materials

No recruitment going on at immigration -NIS

Nigeria, IITA, World Bank collaborate to end food contamination by aflatoxins

Learn from botched NASS election, Mimiko advises INEC

Jega should be commended -Civil coalition group •Lauds voters for turnout

NASS election fallout: Don't crucify Jega -Rights group

New NSE CEO resumes today

Culture icon, Ulli Beier, dies at 91

Resign now, NPC tells Jega

Elections: Demand for dollar soars

Vote out anti-N18,000 minimum wage govs -Labour tells workers

INEC reschedules elections • NASS, April 9; Presidential, April 16; Gov, April 26 •How Security Council halted Jega on plans to merge elections

Messy start for Jega •Says no result sheets in 34 states, FCT •Blames contractors •As politicians reject MONDAY •Where do we get money for remobilisation?,

Saturday, April 02, 2011

Chukwu cautions Dream Team

Falcons tackle Namibia today

West Brom coach salutes Siasia

It’s laughable to say I’m a PDP spy in ACN - Lanre Razak

Pastor (Dr) Albert Odulele of Glory House homosexual offences: the full story so far...

Bloom designs boss plans to save police

Adunni Bankole celebrates birthday

Surveyor General’s son, Bimbo, marries

Donald Obaseki’s new engagement

I was outraged when told I need N7m for my sister’s bone cancer - Ronke Oshodi Oke

I feel naked without a cap - DJ Jimmy Jatt

NCC swoops on pirates

Lanre Adepoju out with 'Agbara Idibo'

Finesse Entertainment signs on 6 musicians

FUMAN meets organisers on Naija Fuji Fest

Imo 2011 The gladiators, their standing

When Daniel got verdict of monarchs

Candidates, voters, express disappointments • HID Awolowo, Gbenga Daniel call for calm

Ibori gets temporary reprieve in Dubai

Election was mired in problems before postponement • We have made a fool of ourselves - Fayemi

IBB: Don’t crucify Jega

COMMONWEALTH, CIVIL SOCIETIES, NLC: Failure unpardonable, disappointing, a sabotage

Observer group rates INEC low on NASS poll •Calls for probe

News Analysis: Jega’s false start and the likely bigger mess

Candidates count loses in Akwa Ibom

Man arrested with ballot papers in Osun

acn rejects new date for election

UN scribe lauds election postponement

PDP refutes alleged plan to circulate nude photograph of Gbemisola Saraki

3 killed, others injured in Bayelsa

2 killed, 2 injured in Bauchi as Boko Haram bombs police station

Messy start for Jega •Says no result sheets in 34 states, FCT •Blames contractors for not •As politicians reject MONDAY •Where do we get money for remobilisation?,

Eagles Crave For Bigger Challenges

Germany 2011: Ladipo Tasks Super Falcons

I Can't Leave Eagles Now -Kanu

Anichebe Amused By Siasia's Style

I 'll Quit Chelsea - Mikel

Friday, April 01, 2011

INEC Officials, High Profile Politicians, Others Under Watch

ACN Condemns Manhandling, Re-Arrest Of Akpanudoedehen

9 Parties For Today’s Election In Bauchi

Navy Shuts Delta Waterways

Stay Away From Polling Centres, Unregistered Voters Warned

Soldiers Won’t Be At Polling Booths - Defence Minister

Caution Your Supporters, Amnesty Urges Politicians

Jonathan Goes Home For Election

2011 Poll: Police Nab 19 Suspected Thugs In Oyo

Security Agencies Brace For Peaceful Election •As Fashola Calls For Peaceful Conduct

ICPC Deploys 74 As Observers

8 Youths Arrested With Arms in Osun

Movements Restricted Till 6:00 p.m.

INEC Staff Member Dies In Auto crash in Delta

Veteran Journalists Counsel Candidates, Voters

Ophthalmologists Trained On surgical procedures

Warri: Banks Open After Two Days Of Protests

FG To Dredge River Benue

NDLEA Arrests 2 Drug Suspects

Shell begins oil block sales to indigenous Firms

Akinjide Urged To Provide Jobs For Erunmu Youths

Awotan Residents Appeal To Govt To Repair Old Akufo Road

New Boreholes Excite Jankara, Ifako, Residents

Reject Selfish Politicians, Olufon Tells Subjects

FRSC Introduces Approved Bus Model For School Owners

...Threatens To Auction Abandoned Vehicles In Eket

CFAO Motors Debuts All-new Mitsubishi ASX In Lagos

In Kano, People’s Eyes Are Now Wide Open —Kwankwaso

INEC Won’t Cancel Election Results Because Of Violence —Shoyebi

The Heavy-Chested One, Again

Actress’s Pants And Bra

Popular Musician Gets Baby From Another Woman

Wet Dreams

Tummy Ache

Water In Pants

Blood Urine

Femi Otedola Floats Forte Oil

Aliko Dangote Revamps Home

Bundle Of Joy For The Akalas

I Met My Hubby While Looking For Toad - Dr(Mrs) Taiwo Adamson

Jonathan’s Neighbour-To-Neighbour As Novel Campaign Strategy

Even After 2 Kids, I Still Desire Marriage -Abiodun Okeowo

2Face, MI, 9ice Others Set For Last Molue

Genevieve, Omoni Oboli Lose Out At AMAA Awards

I’ve Grown Musically —Goldie

I Smoke Igbo ‘Cos It Guards Against Cancer —Seun Kuti

My Fiance’s Cousin Wants More Of Me

He Kept Saying Sorry After Attempting To Rape Me Twice

Is It Not Too Late For Me?

Nigerians, Be Wise, Vote Right

Nigeria, A Country Of ‘Pure Water’

Is Jonathan Good For Nigerian Youths?

Why Govs, Ministers Won’t Be Allowed At Polling Booths -INEC

The World Waits On Nigeria •As 2011 Elections Kick Off Today Amid Anxiety

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Mikel vows to fight for Chelsea place

Odemwingie lashes out on twitter

Eagles not yet there - Siasia

NSC begins disbursement of Jonathan’s N193m largesse to athletes

Siasia recalls Kaita to Eagles

Utaka predicts first win for Nigeria

Eagles can't wait to play Argentina - Yobo

Court gives Ojo-Oba conditions to travel abroad

‘Barca ’ll defeat Real Madrid 5-0 in Copa del Rey final’

Sunshine Stars leave for Cameroun today

Audu’s sickness stalls trial over misappropriation of N5bn

NDLEA needs 15,000 staff to perform satisfactorily - DG

Recent Plateau workers’ strike, most embarrassing - Jang

1,458 Osun farmers benefit from agricultural credit

Nigerians with disability storm Abuja, demand presidential assent to bill

Building new Nigeria, a collective endeavour - Jonathan

Jonathan’ll win in first ballot – PDP •His victory, our future - PDP Youth Leader

Corruption: Panel summons Katsina-Alu, Salami, others•To appear April 11

Akpanudoedehe released on bail, re-arrested

Judge withdraws from Ogun crisis suit, case transferred to Abeokuta

Controversial 2011 budget still with N/Assembly - Minister •As CBN states critical success factors

Warri youths prevent customers from razing UBA branch

FG restores operating licence of Nigeria Unity Line

Issue ‘practice direction’ to judges, Afe Babalola tells CJN

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