Vanguard News Archive for April 2009

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Plateau shops for N2.5bn water loan

Suswam orders suspension of 10 directors for corruption

Anambra begins resuscitation of water projects

FRSC impounds 400 motorcycles in Imo

Oil falls 2 per cent towards $49 on flu, bank jitters

Wanogho blames Ekiti guber rerun impasse on Yar'Adua

Intercontinental Bank anniversary train hits Lagos

‘Nigerian Cabotage is a total failure’ local ship operators

NACCIMA advises FG on Nuclear energy for electricity generation

S-East, S-South – Another Country?

Eyo: A colourful festival of culture and tradition

Schools come alive after Easter break

JSS students prepare for Magic Moments Spelling

ESSPIN budgets 64 billion on education

Yabatech’s Council chairman urges crisis-free environment

NAFDAC seals 3 bakeries

No more cultism in Azikiwe varsity—VC

Ohakim congratulates Imo NUJ chairman

Reps receive reviewed power probe report

Fuel scarcity: NNPC imports 35 cargoes

EFCC asks court to wash hands off suit against Aliero

Nothing can stop N-Delta struggle —Dokubo Asari

Ekiti: Tofa chides FG over Ekiti

Akala condemns Ekiti REC's resignation

Rainstorm destroys 50 houses in Kogi

Lagos to spend N30bn on road infrastructure

Akala probes Ladoja

A-Ibom to open varisity in Sept, says Akpabio

NDLEA arraigns drug baron

Man disarms three-man robbery gang in Bayelsa

‘7-point agenda will create better work place’

Aginighan: Urhobo communities hail FG

Eze Ndigbo title: Ohazulike appeals for calm

Aladenika's suspension unconstitutional—NUJ

Group asks Shell to pay disengaged workers

MEND consoles families of 27 soldiers jailed for life

Goshen to invest $2.6bn in Nigeria

One beheaded, 3 missing in renewed Ezza-Ezillo communal clash

Man dies after sex

Daniel challenges retrial of Amosun's suit

Edo Speaker knows fate today

Oil firms not solely responsible for N-Delta woes —Lawmaker

Court orders Al-Mustapha, Lawal to consolidate brief

Teachers' confab for May 1

Senate summons NSA, others over Nigerian ship seized by Somali pirates

Ekiti: ACF urges politicians to moderate conduct, utterances

Thugs manhandle Kogi Head of Service

Group urges militants to embrace Yar'Adua's amnesty offer

Nigeria's dependence on oil, cause of energy crisis—Minister

Rivers' microfinance agency sues for understanding

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

My husband has turned me into a monster

Fleeing smugglers injure three customs officers at Seme border

Ekiti rerun: A poll dogged by controversy

South Africa poll : A new era begins with Zuma

Niger new CP advocates death penalty for kidnappers

Kano dissociates self from cleric's murder

Mimiko begins building of 1,350 houses

Ekiti: Don urges Yar'Adua to intervene

Firm enters application against Auchi Poly

Mutiny: Army moves 27 convicted soldiers to Ibadan

Threat to Vanguard GM’s life: Court adjourns hearing

Etiaba campaign organisation denies alleged plot to expel family from APGA

Cattle dealers want Chime's to wade into market crisis

Akpeki assures Delta School of Health on devt

Udung Uko give Akpabio pass mark

Ojukwu warns politicians, endorses Obi for second term

Aginam wins IT Champion award 2009

PDP hails Chime on Leadership award

No More Campaigns

Govt-private partnership in aid of General Hospital

Solar Energy: Corona to the rescue

ADIPENG 2009: World Bank , experts express worries over vision 2020 bottlenecks

Former commissioner loses bail bid

Jigawa to distribute mosquito nets

Invest at home, Imo natives urged

Jigawa politicians stage protest at ICPC office

Delta ex-Speaker accuses LG boss of abduction

Ekiti: I was never arrested, says Arise

JTF kills six militants in Rivers

Fresh round of fuel crisis hits Nigeria

A-Ibom regains 186 ceded oil wells

Itsekiri group hails Yar’ Adua on FHA boss' appointment

Community berates Fregene's family over ultimatum to Shell, others

Shake-up in Police: 5 DIG’s, 7 New AIG’s appointed

Workers ask FG to resolve N-Delta crisis

Maritime workers' president tasks FG on jobs for Nigerians

Esavwede makes case for education devt

Obada commends Burutu LG boss

Vandals cut off electricity supply to 4 northern states

Sokoto spends N1bn on poverty eradication

80 yr-old man, 9 others arraigned for arson

Police parade 11 suspected kidnappers in Edo

Tanker crushes Police Inspector to death

FG sets up c'ttee on pig flu

Court sacks Emodi as Anambra PDP chairman

S-South govs resolve differences on militants

Authors lose N2bn to illegal photocopying

Monday, April 27, 2009

How robbers attacked Jigawa community— Police

No ambition for Adamawa guber race in 2012 — Hong

Bishop makes case against kidnapping

Ibori vs EFCC: Court orders arrest of 2nd accused person

Govt flays illegal trans-shipment of nuclear materials into Nigeria

Market turnover dwindle by 59.2 per cent despite bullish trend

Niger Delta hypocrisy

Experts speak on use of LP gas-fired generators

Shell operated Afam VI output 450Mw...Commissioning delayed

Day protesters stormed Lagos over factory closures

Consumers accuse NNPC station of creating petrol scarcity

Akume warns against engaging monarchs

Group tasks govts on security in Anambra

Edemobi: Court adjourns Nnubia's bail application for April 30

FG approves N43bn for rehabilitation of PHCN equipment

Court stops FG from sealing Vaswanis' businesses

Gunmen abduct mother, three children in Yenagoa

Fraud: ICPC investigates Radiographers’ Registration Board

9,000 breast cancer cases in Nigeria annually

N32bn fraud: Court orders el-Rufai to serve EFCC

JTF escalating N-Delta crisis —INHRO President

Court adjourns ruling on Edo PDPfactions suit till May 13

Blame NDDC's N326bn shortchange on Executive —Senators

Nigeria needs N60trn for 16m houses, says expert

Amaechi cautions on use of explosives

Why Boni Haruna parted ways with Atiku

10 die in auto crash

Ladoja, Balogun float PDP parallel secretariat

Itsekiri monacrh's 22nd anniversary commences

Vanguard wins IT award

Yar'Adua's aide accuses judge of bias

Mutiny: 27 soldiers get life jail

Buyers denied access to N1.2bn Asaba Federal Housing Estate

Fire guts Saipem Camp in Warri

DELSU appoints ASUU boss as new Students Affairs' Dean

Ughelli monarch lauds DESOPADEC on development

Obasanjo almost made me lose my sight —Gov Orji

Udeagu decries rising cases of kidnapping

2 killed in Lagos tanker explosion

Lagos withdraws recognition for Eze Ndigbo title

Imoke commissions reference lab

'Orubebe didn't promise MEND money to free British hostage'

Ekiti: NBA asks INEC to release results

Naval attack: Court warns over delay

Sosoliso: Senate flays secret negotiations on compensation

Investors demand security, says Ekaette

Sunday, April 26, 2009

Plateau Police arrest suspected thugs

$50 oil price hurts investment, says OPEC

Kaduna introduces free insecticides

Benue civil servants decry politicisation

2010: APGA does not have zoning fomula—Obi's aide

Pension Commission pays N70bn to retirees

I'll forgive Kwankwaso but..., Shekarau

NEMA Co-ordinator, children die in car crash

SENEC hails South-South Economic summit

Rasaki sues for peace over FUTA Union's crisis

Ekiti: Prosecute perpetrators of electoral violence, says CLO

Dangote Cement assures S-South on devt

Why Edo Central may miss 2012 guber slot —Ogbemudia

Terrorist as journalist

Dubai 2009 Property Expo Beckons Investors

Firm Delivers Amorit Estate in Oshogbo

Lagos Woos Nigerians in Diaspora with Land

Checkmate for Substandard Product Importers

Suburban restructures board, beefs up management team

Nigerian Telecom growth indicates success for Vision 2020 — Usman

Interest Rate Directive: Banks Struggle to Comply

Savannah Bank’s First Step to Resumption

Chief Judge orders UBEC to open defence in N80m contract dispute

Akunyili tasks Nigerians on protocols

Group faults APGA chairman on Uba's suit

Njeze raises alarm over poor standard of education

Ogun to sack 10 OOU lecturers

Onosode tasks Deltans on self-help projects

Insecurity in N- Delta conceived in different ways —MOSOP

Fuel import: C'ttee asks FG to buy N15bn ships

Anambra guber: Don't destabilise party, APGA warns Etiaba, children

FG, Germany seal aviation pact

IMF: Global crisis impact 'll be severe on Africa

Swine flu : World govts in moves to contain outbreak

World Bank intensifies malaria battle

LAGBUS to acquire 400 additional buses

Housemaid petitions Reps over assault by lawmaker

Lagos employs 175,000 youths in 12 months

Free malaria drugs for Nigerians

Mutiny: Court martial gives judgment today

N-Assembly short-changed NDDC by N326bn—Aginighan

Tanker drivers: Lagos insists on enforcement of law and order

Gunmen abduct VP's former campaign Director

Only PDP can rule Nigeria – Gov Lamido

Tanker Drivers Rule Us

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Catholic Knights demonstrate against abortion

How you need to move on after your spouse dies

Would you reveal much about yourself to him/her?

A Guide to the Suit

Now that designers are inspired by

I have a passion for hospitally— Omolara Coker

All shoes bright beautiful

Food facts:Clean foods; Angel foods (3)

When you need to write a letter of Condolence

Pepple decries non-implementation of monetization policy in S-East, S-South

Lagos okays arbitration court

8 militants feared killed in clash with JTF

My ordeal, by kidnapped general who regains freedom

Return of Savannah Bank, the challenges ahead

NPL pick Ilorin to host Super 4 in August

Saraki calls for more private investment in Football Academy

Gov Daniel urges more action from Ogun

WORLD CUP 2010:Pedro sure of Eagles’ qualification, begs for Amodu

Has PDP found its groove?

Tinapa casts doubts on South-South economy

South South Govs pledge to act on summit

Economic meltdown is a spiritual phenomenon — Prince Tony Momoh

Kumuyi’s wife we knew, by sons, sympathisers

The Voice of Christ Reality:God shall fulfil His promise

Actualizing your glorious destiny! (4)

Friday, April 24, 2009

EKITI GUBER RE-RUN: It is D-Day in Ekiti State

Okiro’s Successor: Hurricane that will rock the police

Riggers don't deserve another chance — Oshiomhole

Eyo Festival:No restriction of movements, LASG

Igbo ask Yar’Adua to appoint Onovo IG

World Bank lending to Nigeria hits $ 3.5 billion

Bank provides nets, assistance on World Malaria Day

This opportunity is redemptive — Tinubu

Why ‘God’ Selects Where It Rains In The Senate Chamber

And the winner is... The Pulse

Who’s Naija Music Idol? 2Face, P2 or Faze?

Amokachi: This is my life

I don’t sample my songs among colleagues — Faze

SABOTAGE! Fake naira notes floods Nigerian market

Lawrence needs N3m to be on his feet again

“Why we kidnapped little Bassir, robbed his mother”

The Voice of Victory: Actualizing your glorious destiny! (3)

Word of life:The season of actualising God given dreams and purposes

How to build understanding

Economic meltdown: IMF approves Nigeria’s policy

I've never seen a team with support base like Warri Wolves - Ogbeide

Nipping the problem of Tanker Drivers in the bud

Gov. Imoke to compliment Tinapa with 18 holes golf course

Maputo Outrage:Amokachi Speaks Out

Lagos agog for Eyo Festival today

Tafa Balogun's N16bn: Reps summon Okiro, Waziri, Balogun

Kumuyi’s wife goes home

Police deploys 10, 000 personnel

Retired general kidnapped in Edo

Rival cult groups clash in Yenagoa

Summit: Our resolutions — S/South Governors

April Polls: Yar’Adua in a narrow victory as Supreme Court dismisses Ojukwu’s Appeal

Parking lot: Past government is responsible — T. Korodo, Lagos NUPENG Scribe

Nigeria’s economy can grow amidst global recession — Ohuabunwa

PPMC operating under constraints — MD

NNPC mega station rescues stranded motorists in Yenagoa

Ethiope East LG boss lauds Delta on Orhoakpo road

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Itsekiri group tasks Aginighan on N-Delta devt

Edemobi's Kidnap: Mohammed moved to Govt House clinic

Aka Ikenga wants Yar'Adua to appoint Onovo as IG

Unilorin VC hails Yar’Adua

2.95m Nigerians are living with HIV/AIDS, says Osotimehin

Kaduna Assembly passes N52bn bill for LGs

Victims of Sosoliso, ADC crashes allegedly duped by airline operators

Osotimehin leads discussants at Vanguard Malaria Forum

Amnesty and peace in the Niger Delta

Lagos fights diabetes, cancer, hypertension in grassroots

Ferry services resurface in Lagos waterways

What gave birth to Summit, by Imoke

When a Governor disobeys his own law

The struggle for equality (The House of Representatives vs. The Senate) 2

Five drug firms shut in Kano

Discipline, sincerity needed for public conduct—SGF

Anambra PDP carpets Gov Obi

Nwachukwu decries inadequate power supply

Violent Eyo will be prosecuted, Fashola warns

Police nab six suspected kidnappers in Edo

I was a militant —Oshiomhole

Malaria responsible for 30% childhood mortality—UNICEF

Summit delegates task S-South Govs on financial discipline

Senate wants soldiers to reinforce Nigeria-Benin border

Togo designate Nigeria’s Med-View Airlines to airlift its Muslim pilgrims

House Committee laments poor funding for Shippers’ Council

Lawmaker asks Itsekiri club to support N-Delta ministry

Zuma’s South Africa

Ijaw chiefs hail FG over Aginighan's appointment

3 truckloads of soldiers sighted in Ado Ekiti

Tribunal adjourns ruling on Ribadu's objection

Gender empowerment'll reduce maternal mortality'lling of NPDVF members

2009 Budget: Rep protests omission of Bayelsa road projects

C-River loses bid to stop disbursment of $1.5bn derivation fund

S'Court gives Uba nod to relist case on Obi's tenure

Troops deploment in Ekiti: Why NCP went to court — Falana

PDP: A convention that diminishes Obasanjo's political influence

Summit ‘ll change no-go area label of South-South, says Utomi

Enugu community deserted over Army, Police invasion

One crushed, two injured as LASTMA, Nucleus staff clash

Lagos employs 1,950 into Neighbourhood Watch

Dokubo visits JTF over killing of NPDVF members

Gani, man of the people —Oshiomhole

Minister tasks developers on new tech

Globalisation, cause of current meltdown — Munroe

10-year duration vaccine for meningitis underway

Fire victims get cash donation

ASUU faults Edo new tax regime

We 'll not privatise education, says Oshiomhole

Halliburton scandal worries civil rights groups

Dangote staff to enjoy free calls on Globacom

Imo in darkness as power supply collapses

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Gov Aliyu attributes victory to God

Crisis looms in Rivers community over location of piggery

Govt carpets striking health workers

ASCOF appeal to Obi on payment of arrears

Ekiti: You are desperate, Oyinlola tells AC leaders

Bankole emerges President of Afro-Arab Parliamentary Union

Robbers kill two police bullion van escorts in Rivers

Nigerians celebrate Gani at 71

Energy for the common good

Operation rescue the electoral reform

Lagosians express fears, fuel scarcity deepens

High expectations as S-South summit begins

The masters and the nation’s art economy

Need for proactive PPMR department

590 FTS teachers appeal to Fashola for absorption

Crawford Varsity confab tackles meltdown

JAMB: 548,543 qualify for Post-UME test

Ekiti polls re-run, Nigeria’s defining moment — PAN

Kogi Oba-elect dragged to court

Ohakim hails Kalu on democracy

Anambra PDP kicks against imposition of Emodi

Bayelsa HIV/AIDS zero policy thrust feasible —SACA

JTF kills three militants, nab three

N-Delta: Okah's release central to amnesty — Oritsejafor

British MPs raise fears over 2011 election

Okiro petitions CJN over judge’s release of robbery kingpin

Intercontinental Bank anniversary forum moves to Abuja

Bullish trend persists, share value appreciates by N25bn

New South South Economy

NSE orders quoted companies to comply with IFRS by 2011

Plateau PDP warns faction against impersonation

Senate urges Nigerians to invest in Liberia

Late Ugonna's suit: Court rules April 30 on Egbuka's plea

Lagos realises N18bn from land sales

Ogun Assembly resumes sitting

Ughelli 'll partner private sector on devt —UDU

Pensioners appeal to Sylva not to sign reform bill

Halliburton: NLC tasks FG

Yar’Adua tasks Nigerian Air Force on modern challenges

Oyo Police rescue 3-yr-old boy from kidnappers

Court remands NERC boss, 6 others in EFCC’s custody

No troops for Ekiti — Presidency

Atiku's romance with PDP a kiss of death — Bisi Akande

Why we support deployment of soldiers in Ekiti — Oni

We're not at war in Ekiti — Fayemi

Robbery: Delta Police arrest Fulani herdsman with AK 47

FRSC raises alarm over state of Okoso Bridge

Ughelli monarch urges politicians to shun bickering

Ekiti: Yar'Adua, Mark, Bankole lead fresh campaign

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Meltdown: Bitumen exploration is way out — DON

Eastern Silicon Valley: Obama meets first African Head of State in Alexandria

Dantiye flays removal of Alkali as Sadauna Gumel

Magoro faults FG on electoral reform

Ijaw salute Dafinone at 82

Slain youth's family cry for justice

Police warn on fresh protest by IMSU students

Community petitions Obi over destruction of trees

My sister-in-law is after me!

Zinox pushes computerize Nigeria project into 6 geo political zones

HP begins fresh war against counterfeiting

Arms Find In Jos

Fresh war for oil thieves as Navy gets additional ships, helicopters

MTN launches 6 products on Innovation Day

LASIMRA enters talk with contractors on telecom cable cuts

Katsina treats 16, 908 pregnant women

15 drug barons jailed in Kwara

NCSU raises alarm over corruption in pension payment

Imo hospitals shut over health workers' strike

A-Ibom looks forward to Calabar carnival

We're building new Rivers —Amaechi

S-South summit opens today with exhibition

Militants asked to embrace Yar'Adua's amnesty offer

Rainstorm kills four in C-River

NDIC returns Savannah Bank to owners

FG: Our position on Uwais report unreversable

NERC boss Owan, 6 others for trial over alleged N5bn fraud

Police arrest PHCN staff over death of colleague

Court convicts 2 for fighting

Post UME fees: How DELSU ASUU boxed DTHA to submission

S-South Summit: Bracing for Integrated Development— The South-South Economic Agenda

Intercontinental Bank 20th Anniversary moves to Abuja

ACF wants kidnapped Canadian woman released

Lagos suspends restriction of movement to mark Eyo festival

Ekiti: Atiku canvasses votes for Fayemi

Fuel scarcity grounds commercial activities in Benin

Amai, Umuebu land dispute defies solution?

EFCC asks court to dismiss Vaswanis' suit

Vanguard holds public forum on Malaria

Zuma confident of ‘decisive mandate’ ahead of S/Africa polls

Yar'Adua presents Rail Way Bills, 6 others to FEC today

Obi flags off N3.9bn Umueze Anam road project

Shagaya criticises Jang’s style of administration

Monday, April 20, 2009

Dokubo to JTF: Produce Ibinabo's corpse for burial or face wa

Dana Air emerges best ICT-driven airline for 2009

Gombe-Yola-Jalingo 330 KVA line to be completed soon

Anambra reads riot act to trouble makers

Pankshin LG facilitates loans for 400 widows

Delta pulls down illegal structures in Asaba

NURTW appeals to govts for bank loan

Gombe records first rainfall

Convention like no other

Cele express of commerce and chaos

Why S-South Govs decided on economic summit – Gov Uduaghan

Farmers seek measure against fertiliser diversion

2011: Benue PDP boss supports Suswam

Police kill 2 robbers in Ebonyi

Land dispute claims 5 lives in Benue

Fuel scarcity: Yar’Adua wades in, summons Fashola

Obasanjo absent as PDP whittles down BOT Chairman’s powers

Why we're holding S-South summit, by Gov Uduaghan

Gas: Key to Yar’Adua’s 7-point agenda - Rilwanu Lukman

Afren targets N18.125bn for Ebok field development

Economic recession: Airlines may cancel more aircraft orders

Shell Nigeria’s west re-entry suffers set-back

Exxonmobil invests $600 M annually on RTD

Halliburton, like Siemens

Family of injured Igbinedion threatens to sue FCC firm

Osawota heads newly inaugurated UMU

IAP orders firm to pay sacked worker 15-yr arrears

Ekiti: Former PDP chieftain petitions IGP

What are germs?

FG urged to integrate mental health into primary health care

3 men caught stealing in church

FG begins excavation of Biafra war explosives

PDP has changed for the worse — Lagos AC

No regrets standing behind Atiku, says Onyia

Pastor, Punch contract driver die in auto crash

Halliburton: FG inaugurates Okiro panel today

Vaswani brothers forever banned from Nigeria

Electoral reform: Oyegun wants implementation of Uwais' c'ttee report

Mimiko swears-in commissioners today

Nwuche lauds Rivers govt on creation of new cities

Mulade lauds Aginighan's appoinment as acting NDDC MD

NTA honours Uduaghan, 31 other N-Delta diginitaries

Senate considers sacked Ondo LG bosses' petitions

Anambra PDP crisis deepens as stakeholders reject Emodi executive

Osunbor PDP faction rejects sharing formula for 18 LGs exco

Group wants more funds for N-Delta Ministry, NDDC

Police rescue 5-yr-old from kidnappers

Vaswani staff petition Yar'Adua

Why there is peace in Delta—Okrika

Uduaghan faults MEND rigging allegation against PDP

Ohakim's victory might be short-lived—ABII

UNICEF trains 60 officers to combat malnutrition

Why CJN can't intervene in Uyo constituency seat lawsuit —Lawyer

British captive 'll be freed soon —MEND

Sunday, April 19, 2009

Open and close government

Oceanic Forum: Soyinka, Nobel Laureates discuss Food Security, Poverty Alleviation in Nigeria

$200m Diaspora Investment Fund to be operational this year

Left hand riddle!

NEW INNOVATION: Behold the palm pre! Mobile phone charged without plugs

Communications Week bags IT Champion award

Laurels Amidst Crisis

$200m Diaspora Investment Fund Ready this year

Kenny Martins vows to slam N2bn suit against police

Vision 20-2020 still being articulated, says FG

PDP chieftain commends NWC for obeying court order

Ohakim supports criminalising of kidnapping

2011: PDP's 'no vacancy' stance, threat to democracy—AC

Police probes forgery of report on Osun polls

Uduaghan tasks DBS workers on unity

JTF counters militant leader

Little Saints Orphanage cries for mercy

Amnesty accuses police of brutalising militants

Organised Private Sector accused of smuggling

PDP bows to INEC: Delegates vote at today’s convention

South-South Summit: 20 companies register for exhibition

Another Headache for Banks

Pay cut for public office holders begins April

Deregulation: Labour, allies, begin nationwide protest May 1

Balogun flays PDP over violation of rule of law

Lagos Building Code

Lagos-Badagry road, ferry services now top priority —Fashola

Police kill two suspected robbers in Lagos

Fashola marks 700 days with project inspection

Mutiny: Judgment to hold April 27

Makinde attributes global crisis to wickedness, mistrust

PDP should be careful of returnees — Dr Ahmadu Ali, ex-national chairman

Saturday, April 18, 2009

Police rescue abducted bank manager *Suspected kidnapper killed, 2 arrested

Leadership challenges in start-ups (2)

It will affect our aspiration to be a dominant economy by 2020 — Sanusi Usman

Experts on Nigeria’s exclusion from G-20: Our economy has to grow by 30% per annum to be admitted in

What the PDP convention is all about

Which Way South Africa?….And a clear winner will emerge with doubts

Security situation ahead of the poll is worrisome —Chief Ayo Ogunlade

My painting influenced the colour pallete, Mario Garcia used in designing Next Newspaper —Ehikhameno

On my first flight, I got scared and let go off control— Captain Mrs Bolaji Agbelusi

Food facts:clean foods; angel foods (2)

We have become critics of the people we should lead— Donald Duke

Skin care basics

New age weave-on’s (2)

Should today’s teens be this sexually liberated?

Harness Your Power: Practice, Practice, Practice!

Adeboye’s Jet:RCCG chides Press for the controversy

Global Financial Crisis: GKS president assures Christians of God’s care and protection

12-yr old corpses get mass burial in Benue

US group tasks Edo people on Oshiomhole

Panic buying of fuel in Lagos as tanker drivers embark on strike

Anambra 2010: Ojukwu endorses Emeka Etiaba

Ex-militants open up: How politicians recruited us

Fashola to PDP: Forget Ekiti re-run!

Are you struggling in it?(4)

Ahead 2011: South-East PDP admits bigwigs

Friday, April 17, 2009

Why we will not remove OBJ as BOT chairman — Babatope

Royal father on exile for fighting crime

I killed Fulani herdsman in error,laments hunter in police net

Issues that will dominate pdp convention in the next 48 hours

Standing Rule of Law on its head: A critique of Yar’Adua’s basic mantra

OPC activists beat 15-year-old to death

I'm not bothered by campaign to oust me as Eaglets handler, says Nwosu

Igp to officers-imbibe team work

Senegalese military seeks Depowa’s aid over officers' wives

NPL partners with Marina Medical services

The Senate This Week: Senators on exile!

No NTDC white paper is dangerous — HRM Ayemi-Botu

Are you struggling in it?(3)

Growing up without a father made me tough— Van Vicker

Acting’s cost me my modelling career

Dele Abiodun takes over PMAN HQ

Kennis Easter Fiesta: Zeez, Terry G, Bigiano steal show

I stole my father’s pistol for self defense

30 dead, 155 injured and 3000 displaced as chieftaincy stool tears community apart

We have helped over 1000 militants— Rev. Humphrey Nsirim

Go into cash crop farming, Yar ‘Adua urge youths

8 die in another Makurdi clash

FG yet to approve amnesty list

Uneasy calm in Abeokuta over killing Hausa, Yoruba

FIRS moves to reduce govt’s dependence on oil

Security, a threat to business in South-East, South-South

2011: Senate to grant voting right to Nigerians in Diaspora

Atiku has met his political nemesis — Orji Kalu

JTF vs Militants: It’s all lies!

Police Quiz Imo Lawmaker

French village seeks ministerial directive implementation

PDP bows to court ruling, says Emordi is chairman

FG confirms releases of $1.5bn Excess Crude to three tiers of government

Oshiomhole urges striking doctors to return to work Blackmailer`s Lawyer, Giwa-Amu Docked for False Information

Why people are skeptical about amnesty to militants —Mulade

Utorogu Gas Plant to produce 370m scf gas per day

Imoke commends NAWOCA's efforts on HIV/AIDS

N186m DSC pensioners' money trapped in bank

Thursday, April 16, 2009

INC disowns abductors of Edo commissioner's wife

22nd anniversary of Warri monarch kicks off April 30

Nigeria urges regional effort to fight malaria

Imo to reposition Umuneke rehabilitation centre

NBA threatens to sue Anambra govt over demolition of court building

Debate on CCDA clause divides Bayelsa lawmakers

N-Delta holds key to nation's economy —Ekaette

Uthman Dan Fodio and the Niger Delta Solution

Oceanic Bank talent hunt excites Okocha

U-17: Adamu commends Delta

The struggle for equality (the House of Representatives vs. the Senate) (2)

Free and fair elections, not beyond Nigerians

6 die in auto crash

Bauchi recruits 3,000 teachers

Police warn banks over illegal number plates

Ekiti: Group endorses Fayemi

Senate threatens Budget Office boss over N10bn sugar levy

Court grants Turaki leave to seek medical help abroad

Analysts identify share reconstruction as panacea for market crisis

Bearish trend persists, deflate share value by N5bn

Babalola, Omotoba, Others Bag ICAN’s Highest Award

NIMASA detains oil spilling barge,submits report to Minister

Poultry famers chart way forward

NSE condemns issuance of govt revenue bonds

Maritime experts caution EFCC over arrest

Ogun-PDP's Best Testimonial

Seven years after bomb blast, Mammy market gives way to an ultra-modern shopping complex

Speaker, others deny endorsing Jang for 2011

Enugu gets new Magisterial District

Bayelsa denies backing out on hosting of S-South law school campus

AC flays Police stance on Tinubu

No regrets for comments on Yar'Adua — el-Rufai

NLC, Minister in verbal fireworks

Bayelsa House raises alarm over oil spill from Agip pipeline

Lobby to remove Dutch Wax from prohibition list fails in NASS

Obasanjo remains PDP BOT chairman — Lafiaji

Fct to cultivate 50,000 hectare

PDP chieftain warns northerners on Yar'Adua

Ogun returns 29 secondary schools to owners

Lagos instals CCTVs in strategic places

Tax evasion: Edo insists on dragging UNIBEN to court

Emuobor consoles Kumuyi over wife's death

Plot to kill Tinubu false, by Okiro

Police recover N3.5m fake currency

SEC suspends Nova Securities, Anenih over AP shares manipulation

2011: The chances of parties and their candidates

Onuesoke backs Oritsejafor's call for Christians to defend themselves

Communities threaten to sue Bayelsa over BASOPADEC

2011: The political stakes on Yar'Adua's health

Atiku: Treading a road to self-destruct?

Ojukwu hails Obi on devt

Bishop decries degeneration in churches

Old boys donate textbooks to St Peter Clever's College

PAYE tax: NULGE gives Edo 21-day ultimatum

Telkom, AT&T sign expansion accord

Provost reads riot act to Orizu College of Education students

Defend yourselves against attacks, Oritsejafor tells Christians

Dokubo-Asari wants sale of Delta Steel to Indians revoked

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Anambra spends N500m on LG workers' arrears

Uduaghan tasks FG on details of amnesty for militants

Expert urges S-South govs to set up conflict resolution centres

Host communities protest relocation of Dibi flowstation

Family gives Shell 21-day ultimatum

Shell declares force majeure on Bonny output .200,000 b/d affected

Mortuary attendants join medical strike in Ebonyi

Atuchukwu goes home today

Ondo Assembly okays 17, drops 2 commissioner nominees

Morocco blames illegal migration on Abuja

Jigawa consoles Turaki over accident

2010: PDP chieftain tasks aspirants on programmes

Clerics console Kumuyi, pay tribute to late wife

Ladoja tasks Akala on good governance

Oshiomhole commiserates with Kumuyi

MEND warns JTF, threatens fresh war

Aondoakaa must go, AC insists

IBA to sanction lawyers involved in Halliburton scandal

This private jet matter!

Atiku in the political doghouse

House Committee revisits sale of NPA’s properties

South-South Summit is not talk, backslapping, feeling good, without result

GTBank gets AA minus by Fitch

Cutting ATM Space

AP sheds 424 kobo, as market value dips by N17bn

We ‘ll expose illegal ports’ businesses, Labour talks tough

RDAS: forex demand falls by 43% in March

Plights of Nigerian manufacturers

Obas seek inclusion in land acquisition process

UI shines at intervarsity Africa challenge competition

Rivers govt initiates programmes for French, Arts education

Doregos Academy students emerge youngest Microsoft professionals

How education can re-brand Nigeria

Opposition jittery, confused, says PDP

Tsav condemns Suswam’s foreign trips

Bishop tasks govts on employment

Community hails court verdict on Ishiagu crisis

Corruption does not emanate from Church —Cleric

Osotimehin in London for malaria talk

SEC indicts NSE

el-Rufai must return to face trial, says Aondoakaa

Lagos-Ibadan road concession for 25 yrs

Senate indicts Julius Berger over illegal solid minerals export

Ekiti: Why we approached Appeal Court afresh —AC

Yar’Adua slashes PDP convention budget to N100m

JTF dispels fears of reprisal attack on communities

Council inaugurates 5-man team to select UNIBEN VC

NAPEP decries diversion of loans

Rivers laments Okilo's demise

Lawmaker lauds FG on amnesty to militants

Rebranding: C-River PFN chairman tasks FG on job creation

Oshiomhole warns against privatising health care

Imoke tasks Elders' Forum on patriotism

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Ogun Elders forum accuses Reps of fuelling crisis

Uduaghan, roadmap to peace in N’ Delta—Okirika

Group, Bebenimibo differ on amnesty to militants

ERA condemns FG’s plan to distribute GMO seeds to farmers

Adenuga, Ovia, Seriki Aladekomo emerge Legends of Tech

Customs to resume training of officers

Rep urges patience over Electoral Reforms

Plateau PDP endorses Jang for 2011

Supreme Court Judge asks youths to shun thuggery

Omatek digitalises Oyo civil service with e-Xpres

Nigeria's entertainment industry best in Africa —Akunyili

6 die in Kankia auto crash

Clash: 2 churches burnt, 20 arrested in Niger

Nwodo, 2 ex-govs admitted into PDP

Fire razes two buildings in Umuahia

Ogun crisis: 11 legislators sue Reps, Bankole

Halliburton scam: ADC asks FG to probe beneficiaries

Rainstorm victims appeal for aids

NSE blames capital market woes on banks

LEEMP hands over completed projects to communities

Warri Central Hospital gives Police deadline to remove corpses

Fish out abduction king-pins, NDPC urges N-Delta youths

Don't rig Ekiti guber re-run, Owie begs PDP

Yar’Adua’s 2nd Term

Sanitation: Lagos raises the stake with modern public toilets

Lawyers fault Ohakim's plan to appoint Okpaleke as commissioner

2010:Group seeks credible governor for Anambra

Ekiti: NCP sues FG over troops deployment

Edo urges British govt to return stolen $17bn artefacts

Police Inspector faces trial over killing of graduate in Agbor

Intercontinental, UBA, First Bank make Forbes top 2000 Companies

Why we need Fiscal Responsibility Commission —Yar’Adua

IMF removes conditionality on loans

I won’t resign—Andoakaa

Uduaghan, central to peace in N'Delta—Okirika

Utuama advises new Obi of Igbodo on dealing with subjects

Yar’Adua’s wife tasks Navy on maritime security

Group seeks grassroot support for Vision 20-2020

Police kill one, injure 3 robbery suspects

Oshiomhole signs Budget 2009

Odubu makes case for agricultural production

Arik Air begins flight to Gombe

Adeboye, Olukoya, Makinde, others visit Kumuyi, extol late wife

16-Year-old emerges best UME candidate

NARTO washes hands of Railways' woes

Anambra moves to equip hospitals

Exiled Okpai monarch still hiding in Asaba 4 years after —Investigation

Makurdi police nab fake doctor

Otuaro faults Yar'Adua's amnesty to militants

Agbaso's supporters slam Owerri elders over Ohakim

PDP chieftain lauds Uduaghan, wants Iwu sacked

Monday, April 13, 2009

Turaki still at National Hospital

Ogbulafor harps on party convention

Group commends Chime on Ohaneze

Eze accuses clique of plotting against constitutional review

Udenwa condemns plot to recall Izunaso from Senate

Edo amended budget to be signed into law today

18 political parties to partner Amaechi on Rivers' development

Rebranding can't succeed without political reforms, says CPP

Kastina boosts primary education with computers

Police kill 3-year-old

Safety fears for kidnapped city oil worker

Alarm over World Cup programme

Challenges of regulating the lubricants market

Under-dispensing: DPR shuts down erring petrol stations

Oando commences work on 210,000 MT Lekki terminal project

Why oil prices will rise again

LPG: Nigeria’s per capita consumption still very low-Falasinu

Nigeria loses $24bn oil revenue in 2008

Power supply: The sadness and joy of relying on generators

Lagos takes lead in emergency medical response

NEPWHAN seeks integration of HIV activities nationwide

Soldiers arrest 3 suspected robbers in Kogi

Lukman let off Senate hook after payment of historic fine

Corporate bodies to build School blocks for Anambra varsity

Anambra begins reconstruction of Nsugbe road

Iduoriyekemwen gives dissolved NDDC board pass mark

Agbor COE flags off anti-graft campaigns

AC calls for Aondoakaa's resignation

Why Kumuyi shunned calls to pray for late wife

Presidency shields identities of Nigeria’s crude lifters

NGO elects Emuobor chairman of Real Distinguished Nigerians' c'ttee

Amaechi laments impact of militancy on Rivers' economy

Isoko groups hail Yar'Adua over NDDC Board's dissolution

Group warns of arms build-up in Bakassi

Lagos screens 20,000 for diabetes, hypertension

Forty's death 'll not affect petition, Aregbesola assures supporters

Edo NMA begins two-day warning strike over imposed new tax rate

60-yr-old woman gets new knee at PH hospital

Osotimehin, Blair to speak at UK confab on malaria

13 family members die in auto crash

Silverbird galleria opens in Port Harcourt

Protesters storm Emir’s palace over Kafin Zaki dam

Soldiers arrest three-man robbery gang in Kogi

3 Naval ratings feared dead, 4 kidnapped by gunmen in Bayelsa

Annual grants: Delta delists 10 political parties

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Yet Another Burden on Manufacturers

ABUTH sacks nurse over dress code

Edo PDP commends Assembly over Budget

Osun Speaker supports scrapping of SIECs

Bishop tasks Nigerians on patrotism

IYC tasks FG on unconditional amnesty

AC youths condemn withdrawal of Atiku's security aides

Cleric urges Nigerians to trust God

Businessman commends Obi on security

AAU ASUU kicks against Edo new tax regime

Tukur faults business sector's media reportage

NUJ delegates conference to hold May 16-17

We did not borrow money to execute projects—Gov Obi

Imo to demolish illegal structures over River Nworie dredging

Group faults Ogiogwa's comment on Edo PDP

Bayelsa poised to export electricity nationwide

The Yar’ Adua amnesty offer

Rainfall of tears and anger

.... paints Argungu Y’ello

MTN set to launch new products

Mark offers scholarship to children of dead priests

AEPB sets up six teams to clean up Abuja

Traditional rulers lament cases of kidnapping

2010: Etiaba campaign organisation raises alarm

Oke-Ogun denies dumping agitation for State creation

Agip security personnel kill 4

164 new electoral wards created in A-Ibom

Asari-Dokubo rejects FG's amnesty

CNPP threatens to name Halliburton bribe takers

CIIN Charts new Course with Branch Offices

Milling Around the New Honey Pot


FG Set to Reposition FMBN

Tall Dream Before Stanbic IBTC Bank

New Hope, Fresh Challenges for Micro Finance Banks

Banks’ Credit to Domestic Economy Dips 3.5%

Soludo’s exit date: Nigerians write his testimonial

Will they, will they not?

Turaki, Jigawa ex-Gov survives auto crash

Ekiti: Ag Speaker tasks police on security

Oshiomhole appoints former Dep Speaker as liaison officer

Halliburton: Group petitions UN

Stock Registrars indicted over capital market fall

Group warns against electoral fraud

Sultan calls for education reform

Court restrains traditional ruler

Mudiaga-Odje tasks NASS on direct funding of SOPADECs

Illegal structures at N-Delta toll gate worries Delta govt

Rivers aids recruited natives in Customs

FG appeals to workers over demands

Uduaghan rates Vanguard high, challenges Bayagbon

Zimbabwe suspends own currency for one year

Bankole's vehicles lie fallow in Lagos port

Remove barriers to free information, IPU urges Nigerian MPs

Our parties are run by godfathers and rascals — Junaid Mohammed

Sacrifice Of Easter

Dokubo-Asari rejects amnesty

Two art auctions in the Uk and Lagos: A comment…

Why I preside over Joint Allocation Committee meeting – Gov Uduaghan

‘I’m not on the run’, says chief declared wanted by Delta Police

Gov chases away ministry’s officials from agric fair

Saturday, April 11, 2009

I regret trying to be governor —Ex-Speaker Masari

‘How to curb insecurity at Nigeria’s airports’

Ekiti rerun poll: Police arrest 5 thugs, impound ammunition

Atiku’ll rejoin PDP on our terms —Ogbulafor

The IMF Mission: Possible?

‘Our trade fairs have a long way to go'

Atiku’s Unending Woes *Why PDP Leaders Do Not Want Him Back

Leadership challenges in start-ups

Consciously Create New Thoughts!

Ade Bakare’s ethnic 2009 COLLECTION

Cocktail rings:Bigger and bolder

Just think-you might not need to have a period ever again!

Consciously Create New Thoughts – Part 2

Akpabio advises against banditry, vices

Labour crisis looms in FUTO

Shoot electoral fraudsters on sight, says Tsav

Pray for govt to be courageous, Yar’Adua tells Christians

At Easter, Bankole tasks Nigerians on meltdown

Uduaghan, Oyovbaire, Orodje of Okpe to honour Vanguard editor

Oshiomhole seeks sacrifices from Nigerians

How IVF saved a-20-year old marriage

Friday, April 10, 2009

EKITI GUBER RE-RUN:I’m the headache of the PDP — Fayose

2007 Poll: Yar’Adua has one more river to cross

2,390 people executed in 25 countries in 2008 — Amnesty International

Lamentations of teenage robbers who target customers in banks

How I lost my leg

FG’s Amnesty: Deadliest 12 that top list

FG's Amnesty to militants: Deadliest 12 top list

The Senate This Week:What is the value of David Mark’s wrist watch?

Are you struggling in it?(2)

Whittiker gets chieftaincy title after DNA reveals his Igbo identity

Kenya, other African countries rule AMAA ‘09

9ice, MI, 2Face others to perform at HHWA

My Congolese lover has made me love again, Ikpeba, ex-international striker

Word of life:An open door

The Voice Of Christ Reality: Believe that He is

Re: On Charisma, Obama, Scripture and Reality

Henry Okah, Dokubo, Ateke Tom, 5000 militants may get amnesty

PFN, CAN preach peace at Easter

Amnesty: Why Yar’Adua succumbed

FG promises radical transformation of road network

Speaker tasks Yoruba elders over Ekiti guber polls re-run

Agoro cries out over govt intimidation

Ex-Police comm advocates shoot on sight on ballot boxes snatchers

Fayose’s father’s burial turned to political rally

Easter: Police detail detectives to worship centres, banks

171 pensioners die waiting for pensions

People are waiting for details of amnesty, says Gov Uduaghan

PDP holds secret meeting with militants to rig 2011 polls, says MEND

Death toll rises to 10 in Palmgrove fire

Atiku hires private guards, rejects police guards

Awo, Tinubu and the Niger Delta future

Easter: Uduaghan tasks Deltans on tolerance

Gastroenteritis claim 9 lives in Benue

Police raid shrine in C/River, arrest 47 suspects, cart away six human skulls

Aziza bags Okpe chieftaincy title

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Kano: Meningitis claims 150 in 4 months

Pray for Nigeria at Easter — Plateau speaker

Gov Idris preaches love at Easter

Kano earmarks N1.24bn for community school

Ebonyi rates Intercontinental best supportive bank

Anambra contractors yet to be paid

Businessman tasks FG on power supply

Anambra committed to council poll—Obi's aide

Fayose fingers PDP in Afao attack

Osun CP arrests magistrate for assault

There is a leadership vacuum in Anambra

Oni deserves Ekiti votes

The Behemoth battle for survival

Former Anambra Deputy Gov sues for peace

PDP: Fayose has committed political suicide

Akala, Fashola on war path over dumping of destitutes

I swear, I won't talk on Power Probe Report again—Elumelu

FG signs N160bn FCT budget

ECCIMA tasks FG on vision 20-2020

Sylva faults British govt's directive to citizens on N-Delta

Two barges belonging to oil thieves sink in Delta

FIFA picks Warri, Ogba reacts

Flies, rent hike threaten Ojerinde residents

Constitutionalism and the re-invention of the Nigerian State (4)

Niger guber: Appeal Court and the doctrine of precedence in judicial decisions

Police workshop on HIV/AIDS ends

ANPP chieftain carpets Imo lawmakers

Amnesty, 12 other rights groups challenge Yar’Adua on Darfur

Oshiomhole denies raising PAYE tax

C-River to partner Canadian firm on urban masterplan

Violate lending rates and face sanctions, CBN warns bank MDs

Court stops Police from arresting Kenny Martins

2011: Yar'Adua has first option of rejection —Senate

Good Friday: Politicians, Clerics preach peace

FG Dissolves NDDC Board

Citibank trains Nigerian bankers on international transactions

APBN seeks harmonisation of corporate governance codes

NNPC focuses on increased revenue base —Barkindo

NSE to sanction brokers over market infractions

UBA to help film makers access finance

‘‘Fertiliser distribution for 2009 be delayed’’

Relevance of NANS

Italians worried over kidnapped expatriate

'Amnesty without justice counter-productive'

Unity School Old Students to raise N60m

UME results out next Tuesday

Why FoI Bill is delayed—Reps

Oshiomhole to sue Edo lawmaker over security vote allegation

Lagos to privatise mortuaries in General Hospitals

Farmers cooperative society nets N4.2m surplus

Wednesday, April 08, 2009

Nekede Poly sanctions 10 erring HOD's

Ogboru vs Uduaghan: 540 witnesses, 10 experts to testify

Mark restates commitment to humanity, nationhood

2010: Obiogbolu tasks voters on aspirants

N-Delta needs resource control, not amnesty —Cleric

Superstars and the license to misbehave

Yar’ Adua’s G.20 Jeremiad

Nnenna Okorie as poster face at Uk art auction

Beyond the gallery space…

Education Minister and his four-point agenda

New methods of teaching English, Mathematics emerge

Career counseling inspires academic pursuits of youths — Agbolade

Bells Varsity gets full accreditation at first outing

Jigawa expands talakawa scheme

Kwara approves N4bn for state varsity

NAUTH plans relocation to permanent site

Oguta youths warn oil firms

C-River Deputy Speaker impeached

NPA C’ttee indicts BUA Cement

ISO tackles goods’ counterfeiting, fraud

P &G earmarks N22b fresh investment

Kano awards N750m water contract

NAPEP disburses N72m in Bauchi

For A Peaceful Ekiti polls

At last, it’s goodbye to good, old Molue

Court grants Albishir's request on appeal

Unbundling of INEC: Youth leaders applaud FG

Angry reactions trail Ohakim's plan to appoint Okpaleke as commissioner

Commisioner assures journalists on equity

UNIBEN VC crisis worsens, Gbenedio suspended

Court grants Grange leave to travel abroad

Halliburton: Why FG may not try indicted Nigerians — Aondoakaa

Okogie warns Yar'Adua on Ekiti politics

AC slams PDP’s move to gag anti-Yar’Adua Senators

Ekiti: We'll resist deployment of soldiers — Fayose

OAU lauds Oshiomhole on workers' welfare

LG boss' wife hails Nsit Ubum women on immunisation

Enforce compulsory secondary education for girls—UNICEF

Abak LG boss presents N1.7bn budgetary estimate to legislators

6,000mw not feasible, by PHCN workers

Abraham Adesanya: Sofolahan, Mohammed bag 59yrs jail term

Man on hunger strike over collapsed building

Bayelsa govt destroys illegal structures in Yenagoa

Kidnappers of female judge’s daughter arraigned

Rep berates Yar' Adua second term opponents

Police rescue kidnapped magistrate

Stop parading yourselves, court tells Ondo LG Chiefs

Screening of commissioner nominees begins in Ondo

Security operatives avert move to set tipper ablaze

Thugs attack PHCN workers

Robbers kill two policemen, civilian in Aba

Crack in Delta NUJ

Delta Assembly demands N792m ETF fund

Oshiomhole slams govt doctors over private practice

2011 polls: No automatic tickets for serving governors —PDP

Imoke to upgrade Calabar General Hospital

A-Ibom poised to reposition Rural Water Agency

Stakeholders meet in Bayelsa ahead of S-South Economic summit

Northern group hails amnesty for militants * Wants replacement for Jonathan

Suswan tackles vandals over electricity projects

Bayelsa NUJ condemns manhandling of N-Delta Herald's publisher

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

Delta urged to implement TSS

More N-Deltans applaud amnesty for militants

EFCC quizzes Briton, others over N300m fraud

Ukwuani crisis: Royal father falls sick in detention, released

Evah tasks royal fathers on maintenance of peace

Group tasks N-Delta states on oil producing areas commissions

Gunmen abduct Italian worker in Ebonyi

Why Rivers is embarking on P-Harcourt City project —Nwuke

'Military pensioners ready to save Nigeria from food crisis'

Israel walks out of IPU confab

Torn between my wife and my mistress

Intercontinental Bank’s Anniversary Customer Forum moves to Enugu

Staco opens more branches

Yaradua’s 7-point Agenda And Vision 2020: Political slogans or economic growth mechanisms?

Liquidity crisis deepens, equity trading dips by 64%

Forex inflow falls by 12.1% to $4.93bn in January —CBN

Amnesty for Militants

Boundary Commission: Reps, VP differ on amendment Bill

Halliburton: FG to publish names of Nigerian culprits — Akunyili

Welcome FIKI Express, goodbye traffic congestion

How ICT can reduce youth restiveness in Niger Delta — Ebinu

2011 elections: Legislative bottleneck may derail e-voting, say INEC, NCS

Senate endorses INTARPPAN's TV golden anniversary project

Crash: Mark, Suswan condole Catholic community

Opposition parties task Ohakim on policies

Opposition parties carpet PDP

Newspaper vendors accuse KAI, CBD, Police of harassment, extortion

5 die in Lagos auto crashes

Flood kills two children in Delta

Lawmakers fault JAMB on candidates posting

CBN okays guidelines on N200bn agric fund

New Jos court begins Okah's trial in secret

2011: Bankole has no ambition for Ogun guber race, says Rep

Sudan lobbies NASS against ICC

Ogbulafor curses proposed mega party

Forces move to mislead presidency on Alaibe's tenure

Meltdown: No civil servant will be sacked—FG

Niger spends N1.3bn on tractors

FG's amnesty to N-Delta militants suspicious —Group

Federal High Court takes off in Asaba

NDLEA identifies S-East as recruitment ground for drug traffickers

FRSC arraigns 45 traffic offenders

Monday, April 06, 2009

Police arrest serial rapist in Adamawa

Yuguda declares for PDP

JAMB: 10 arrested over exam malpractices

Ebonyi moves against crime with armoured carriers

Power probe: Consultant denies alleged confession

7 killed in auto crash after wedding

Okocha to tender list of AC candidates sent to INEC

Court joins Iwu in N30bn fraud suit

Trucks of pain and tears on Lagos roads

Cervical cancer: Digene HPV Test rekindles hope for women

LASG focuses on primary health care

Kogi plans digital TV station

Kogi Speaker hospitalised after attack

Ebonyi commits N11.5bn on new capital city devt

Fg approves new guidelines for mass housing in Abuja

PDP engages Atiku in verbal fireworks

UBEC pays N2bn to state education boards

Afribank introduces specialised sports’ account

Meltdown: Stockbroking firms seek N2.1tr injection in capital market

Crude oil theft: Utorogu gas line cut, power supply affected

PDP’s latest drift

Court okays request to join AGF in suit against Yar’Adua’s aide

Private sector partnership, key to Vision 20-2020 success—NPA boss

FG committed to ensuring proper management of oil spills in the country

MEND distances self from alleged plot to attack US mission in Lagos

Owan youths want Abulagba recalled from House of Reps

Police demolish Anglican Church in Ugbuwangue community

Owerri elders want Agbaso to drop suit against Ohakim

NGO chides Reps over Power Probe report

Community wants Chevron to recognise Aja-Omeatan's autonomy

Cleric gives two-week ultimatum to car thieves

Rivers TRC: Summary of recommendations

8mNigerians abroad to get e-passport

Italy earthquake kills over 150

Residents sue LASG over planned demolition of houses

CDHR petitions Amaechi over alleged police extortions

Ekiti: AC blasts PDP over deployment of soldiers

Why we relocated HQ to Yenagoa—JTF

Court grants Fayose's request to travel abroad

Nigeria lacks effective data base, says Mimiko

Publisher drags Sylva to court

UNIBEN settles VC's appointment rift

South Africa prosecutors drop corruption charges against Zuma

At least 90 die in earthquake in central Italy

At least 50 die in earthquake in central Italy

NDLEA impounds 150 bags of Indian hemp

'LGs payment of teachers salaries, burden'

Sunday, April 05, 2009

Ohakim laments loss of values

MAN tasks govts on devt

Niger Delta groups mark Ovie-Whiskey’s birthday

Ekiti: PDP desperate to rig polls, says AC

Thugs beat-up Kogi Assembly Speaker

Fire destroys properties in Katsina

FRSC flags off enlightenment campaign

As Bankole denies deployment of soldiers

Mutiny: Court martial fixes judgment for April 20

Eso panel report: Sagay slams Odili, Sekibo

Editors task FG on N'Delta, power sector

Concern over oil reforms persists

NGO donates breath analysers to FRSC

'Nigeria contributes to 97% of maternal deaths at IPU'

Living legends: Concluding remarks

‘Good People Don’t Get Bad Rulers’

Operation Save The Naira (2)

Friends at War

New Trade Finance programme to provide up to $50 billion boost to trade

Apprehension in Lagos Fed Fire Service as cession rumour gains ground

FG vows to sustain youth empowerment on information technology

Glo explains drop call saga

‘Calls For Soludo’s Head are Politically Motivated’

Consolidated Hallmark Pays over N500m Claims

Gurara Dam suburb residents protest lack of water

No regret partnering with Catholic Church, says Gov Orji

Borno students protest non-payment of allowance

Rivers TRC: Court rejects Odili's move to stop white paper

UNIBEN VC's appointment crisis deppens

Reps probe AP's share price manipulation

Hope rises for Budget as experts predict $68pb crude price

Power Probe: Obasanjo's innocent, Rep declares

PDP can't drive electoral reforms, says Atiku

NPA to generate N117bn

Reps probe FCTA, Edo, others over N199bn ecological funds

Yar'Adua has admitted failure, says CNPP

19 die in Makurdi auto crash

Sylva lauds Yar'Adua's amnesty to militants

Rivers want NDDC MD's post

Maritme workers threaten to shut down PH operations

Rep lauds Warri North LG boss

Bishop carpets Nigeria's electoral system

Sale of babies: Doctor drags minister to court over suspension

Frightening Losses

Militants crisis in Delta over, says Uduaghan

Christians mark Palm Sunday

Red Shift as a new visual canon...

INC Aniebo and his garland of honours

Utorogu Gas Plant shutdown: JTF rules out sabotage

Saturday, April 04, 2009

Oyo guber election petition:Appeal Court verdict contradicts Edo, Ondo judgments — Senator Ajimobi

Eso panel: Odili camp trying to distort the real issues —Amechi's aide

Kidnapping has come to stay in the Niger Delta — Mitee

Emir jolts president's second term campaigners

Oshiomhole, lawmakers at war!* Over 2009 budget

2011 PRESIDENTIAL RACE:The North takes on President Yar'Adua

Yar'Adua's performance ratio is dismal, by Iro Dan Musa

Cultists' explosion rocks varsity

Seven point agenda has no blueprint — Dr. Momoh

Infighting may deny Nigeria choice position at African Parliament

A doring a carf

Diet Review- a breakdown

Liposuction: Nip?..Tuck?..or Suck?

New age Weave-On's

Should you be eating so much Chocolate this Easter?

The me factor

Abduction of Edo commissioner’s wife: Oshiomhole rules out ransom to kidnappers

Shekarau disowns terrorists

Legislators return governor's jeeps

Utomi, others cautiously applaud Yar’Adua’s amnesty

Day old baby survives in toilet pit

Ekiti rerun: Yar'Adua turns prayer warrior

Ekiti rerun: Tinubu warns against rigging

GT, Zenith, Intercontinental banks emerge top in KPMG survey

It’s mere police intimidation — Kaita

Friday, April 03, 2009

AC members meet, accuse PDP of plot to kill Tinubu

Don’t mix politics with matters of state security, Shinkafi tells PDP

A thought before the exodus

Who needs these spoil-sport experts

Big back side runs in my family — Mercy Johnson

Yenegoa agog

Ibinabo out of Kirikiri prisons

Nollywood not better than Ghollywood — Yvonne Nelson

DAY OF RAGE AT TARKWA BAY:Army, Navy, Police, SSS storm island

Tears as Aliero’s bulldozers crush Abuja town, Sabo-Lugbe

Senate declares S-East roads worst

NCC starts registration of SIM Cards

Eagles’ Maputo draw decent, says Nwosu

Players, not Amodu failed Nigeria-Chukwu

Why did we expect more from Maputo? Amodu, not players was the problem

P r o l o g u e Amodu-Too Late, Too Soon…

2010: Pray for Eagles, Taribo urges Nigerians

Dangote versus Otedola: Mutually assured destruction

Fraud: Police arrest Ogunleye, NDIC’s MD

Politicians should not toy with national security, says Shinkafi

N-Delta problem must be addressed — Uduaghan, Mitee

PDP NEC lifts ban on Dariye’s suspension

Imo Assembly passes Bill on Community Devt Projects

Drug suit: Pfizer agrees on deal

Oritsejafor hails Yar’Adua

Yar’Adua, Jonathan in Ekiti for guber re-run election

Obasanjo remains BOT Chairman till 2011, says PDP

Gunmen abduct commissioner’s wife in Edo

Court stops UNIBEN senate meeting

Customs seizes N500m contraband, arrests 19 suspects

Once again, Super Eagles on the precipice, Nigerians are crying

NBA launches free legal services

Exercise ‘Ologun Meta’: A military’s preparation against militants

PPP, PDP condemn students' protest over Edo Budget 2009

Chinese investors in Delta, plan modular refineries

Thursday, April 02, 2009

Imo pays N3bn to contractors

Minister wants review of company registration

Goje commends FG on Yola-Gombe road

PDP tasks govts on Enugu fire disaster victims

Ekiti: Fayose alleges arms build-up as Yar'Ádua, Jonathan campaign for Oni

Ogun: Reps threaten takeover as lawmakers, Daniel close ranks

Orhionmwon youths fault IYC's claim on Iduoriyekenwen

Uduaghan parleys with stakeholders on 2009 budget

Yar'Adua pledges to upgrade infrastructure

120 media chiefs attend 5th editors' conference

Appeal Court upholds Nwosu's election

Journalists, patriots of great value — ADEFAYE

A crime too far?

The Niger Delta, the NSA and Roland Niebuhr

Ethics of intellectual property, knowledge and Skills

Groups asks EFCC to prosecute Nigerians named in Halliburton bribe case

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