Vanguard News Archive for October 2009

Friday, October 30, 2009

Itsekiri group advises Delta Attorney-General

Husband laments neglect by hospitals

NDDC set to award mega projects

Yar’Adua has sworn not to oppose N-Delta, Gov Uduaghan speaks

Criminals can’t enjoy immunity

N5.2bn Fraud:EFCC files 130 fresh charges against Elumelu, others

PDP threatens to expel Soludo

Bode George:2years jail-term scandalous for offence committed

Lorry driver loses sight over N100 at checkpoint

My father tought me how to love women, says Igho

Shari’ah Court convicts 2 women for stealing passport

GKS president warns politicians

Eradicating corruption can make Vision 2020 realisable – Cleric

Deregulation: Scarcity looms as marketers suspend importation

Lapses you experience at old age

I’ve gone past pains of my crashed marriage – Saheed Balogun

Oshiomhole has not done anything in Edo State – Isibor

Pneumonia kills 4 million people yearly

Those bribed for OBJ’s 3rd Term Project

Why Bode George, others refused prison uniforms

Awuzie explains ASUU pact with FG

U-17 World Cup: Scandal, Scandal everywhere

Fake product:How safe is Nigeria?

Energy summit holds in Abuja

Bad port access road grounds 9 of KLT’s 11 terminals, Customs boss

Leather industry can generate 70% revenue for Nigeria, Olumide

The naked truth with G-strings

Kidnap Saga!Our meal tickets’ threatened as money bags flee

‘I signed a three year deal to develop football in Ondo State’

Okardi set for more goals

Pillars’ loss reinforces confidence in the league

Why I left Warri Wolves, Idoko

Adekanola commissions Benin Club House

NGF Okays Ibom for President Open

Wuraola Ojo Memorial Golf tourney billed for November

Deano secures Jacobson dealership right

Teammates face eviction in MTN Soccer Academy

Another hot single from 9ice

Caroline Johnson returns

U-17: Obuh says why Eaglets started poorly

Will you allow your in-laws take over your late husband’s property?

FIFA U-17: We still cheat, Amiesimaka

NIGERIA 2009: Reduce pressure on Eaglets, Howard tells Nigerians

Abia FRSC gets mobile court

Myke Records’ expensive foundation almost ruined us, says Freewindz

WAEC, NECO exams to go online

No devt without govt’s sincerity – Oshiomhole

Press crucial to 7-Point Agenda, MDGs …. ITF

Bearing a passport: A right or a privilege in Nigeria? (2)

NAMA to ground debtor-foreign airlines

N-Delta: Senate rejects Nobel prize for Yar’Adua

N620bn bailout suit: Court refuses CBN’s plea

FG needs N420bn to fund Police…. Osayande

Thursday, October 29, 2009

Most microfinance banks shut….NDIC

2010: We’ve no deal with PDP, says PPA

Oil marketers shut stations over harassment of members

Inadequate gas threatens electricity supply – Expert

Banks should decide whether they want to do banking or trade, says Mrs.Tinu Oni Ihama

Imoke’s wife rehabilitates 50 street children

Minister, stakeholders call for higher import tariff

No cheers for Mr. President?

No friends in Afghanistan

Army probes alleged killing of bureau-de-change operator

Campuses empty as strike enters day three

Set up security outfit to absorb ex-militants, FG urged

Appeal Court sacks Omisore

2011: PDP moves to retake Abia

Post-amnesty: Uduaghan parleys with ex-militant leaders

Bothering Corruption

Why FIFA cannot complain!

Enwerem’s son escapes two-week jail term

$40m ECOWAS loan splits Kano Assembly

400 Bakassi natives arrive Nigeria with tales of woes

Sokoto to prosecute Bafarawa, 5 others over alleged N2.9bn scam

Deregulation: Akunyili urges restraint over protest

Obasanjo: I didn’t apologise to Tinubu – Atiku

Afikuyomi submits Sunborn Yacht contract documents to Assembly

Deregulation: Protesters paralyse Abuja

Clerics urge FG to tackle corruption

Reps canvass life imprisonment for kidnappers

NDM, Mega Summit to evolve into political party

War against corruption: We must all become activists

Sunborn: A yatch hotel floating on controversy

Top 10 Worst Sporting Cheats

NDM ‘ll weaken the opposition, says Balarabe Musa

I’m like a menu, you can look but can’t afford me – Anna Kournikova

Success Doesn’t Just Happen

Gumel takes NOC elections to his State

CAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL: We’ll break the jinx – Heartland

2010 WORLD CUP : Attitude’ll determine Eagles altitude

We’ll lift FIFA U-17 World Cup – Eaglets’ Coach

2011: How far can Buhari, Atiku go against Yar’Adua?

Dollar on Obudu Mountain!!!

Adebiyi tasks Nigerians on true democracy

7-yr-old boy kidnapped in Ebonyi

Edo PDP rally demonstration of party’s strength, says Edionwele

Eagles too exciting to miss World Cup — FIFA man

12 Adamawa LGAs to benefit from NAPEP programme

Benue Police burst car-snatching gang

BREAKING NEWS : Appeal Court sacks Senator Omisore

Jawara calls for regional tourism

‘Technology will determine future of travel in Nigeria’

Nigerian farmers, researchers set for America agro expo

Farmers laud reactivation of rice mill

Banks tackle inadequate funding in maritime sector

NSE endorses N19bn issues

NIMASA to register boat operators in Kogi

Why deregulation is the way forward

FG to establish aircraft maintenance centre

FDI from Germany in 2008 put at 138m Euro

Nigerian banks recapitalised soon, economic view bright, CBN

Bode George : CDHR hails conviction

Nigeria prepares for WTM

UPTH raises hope of childbirth for women

Lagos: A premium tourist destination

Police rescue two kidnapped school children

Avoid violence during protest, Minister tells NLC

AC leaders storm Benin to receive decamping PDP members

Anti-deregulation protest holds in Abuja

Tribunal threatens Ribadu’s arrest

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Sever ties with Sudan, group urges FG

Sudanese president, UN, AU apologise to Mark

Bankole seeks equity in Nigeria, South Africa relations

Court orders FCDA to pay Bulet N150m damages

Yar’Adua’s govt a failure, say Buhari, Atiku

MUSON festival returns with evening of jazz…

More Post Amnesty Issues

Labour, allies hold anti-deregulation protest

Fuel scarcity paralyses Umuahia

Bode George files appeal

The hidden beauty of CBAAC’s new Culture home…

“Arise, O compatriots…” (Booooo!)

The universities and suspended strikes

JTF nabs 4 illegal oil bunkerers in Bayelsa

Bank PHB ex-MD, Director arraigned over N79bn fraud

Constitution review: NBA canvasses state police

Civil servants lament state of the nation

NULGE gives Plateau govt ultimatun on plan to sack

Olokun festival 2009: Ecology, drama and myth of life

Ondo pays N1.4bn pension

Why we stopped Soludo from stakeholders’ forum, by INEC

Abia judicial workers threaten strike

… as Orji tasks PR practitioners on partnership

Soludo’s dad’s kidnappers demand N500m

Akingbola: Court overrules self

UAC Vs Ogodo: Firm’s appeal suffers set-back

Agbami partners offer N118m scholarship funds to students

UNILAG International School seeks fund for projects

LASU unions, students go for VC’s jugular

Kano LOC sorry over blackout

CAF Champions League final: We’ll break the jinx, says Okeihalam

Nigeria 2009 Quotes••• Nigeria 2009 Quotes

History haunts Brazil U-17 coach

Benue govt blast defaulting road contractors

Physically-challenged protest alleged attack by Opeifa

Handover Kowa Dam to Gombe govt, Speakers tell FG

Bode George: Warning signal to politicians, says Primate Olabayo

Show of shame in Enugu

Yobe ANPP tasks aspirants on due process

Customs intercepts N29.3m contraband

Borno to set up petroleum engineering c’ttee

We’ll shed blood in Maputo, Tunisian players

George’s conviction, positive for anti-graft campaign, says AC

Code of Conduct Bureau clears Abia NDDC nominee

Enugu shuts751 illegal schools

Edo PDP accuses govt of forcing LG bosses to decamp

Courtmarshal of Inspector-Deputy Rabadudu

NIMASA reads riot act to IOCs, FPLOs over facilities registration

Ship arrest : Foreign operators rush to register vessels with NIMASA

FinBank finances vessel project

Banking crisis destroys confidence in Nigerian capital market,Ibru

Germany offers to assist stop gas flaring

In Lagos, it’s a free health bonanza for cops

I’m addicted to his love

My sister thinks I’m sleeping with her husband

Ukwa-Ngwa people allege marginalisation

Ohakim tasks volunteers on assignments

Community protests AG’s alleged interference in robbery suspects’ trial

Excitement as Microsoft releases Windows 7

Why we introduced fees in schools, by Abia govt

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Sosoliso plane crash deaths could’ve been averted…. Jonathan

The Judge who jailed George

Take-over of Kano, Lagos by PDP, empty boast says, PPA scribe

Court fixes Nov 9 for ruling on jurisdiction of suit

Al-Mustapha welcomes Bode George to Kirikiri prison

Why Uba went to court to reclaim mandate, by Ezenwa

Elechi’s wife, UNICEF move against maternal mortality

Bayo Ohu: Police arrest 2 suspects

Jos crisis report ’ll be implemented — Gov Jang

Another Aviation Probe

Immunity for all by the year 2010

We’ll persuade consumers in Bayelsa to pay tariff —PHCN

INC chairman makes case for new constitution

Excitements as Microsoft releases Windows 7

Nigerians are hungry for new technology, says INTEL boss

Bode George on his own, says Senate

UK visa: 4% visa applicants use online application systems

Bode George deserves honour, says PDP

WMRA boss hails Obudu LOC

Group urges FG to key into security, human rights’ ideals of oil firms

Akpabio calls for harmonisation in public service

U-17: No more darkness, LOC promises

Switzerland outscore Japan, qualify

Gov Daniel assures of capacity crowd at Ijebu, Ode stadium

My players were nervous against Argentina, says German coach

Civil Defence deploys more men for security

Soludo’s father kidnapped

African woes continue at FIFA Under-17 World Cup as Malawi lose

NAFDAC advocates stiffer penalties for drug fakers

Aliero snubs Abuja, fans ignore matches

Eaglets win, send Honduras packing

Inflation, infrastructural decay affect local manufacturers

Stay away from MMA, Police warn Okada riders

Lagos Assembly summons Afikuyomi afresh over Sunborn Yacht

Court resumes hearing on CBN’s N620bn bailout suit

PTI principal blames vocational education woes on FG

Let Nigerian insurers control local content business

Chams, Microsoft partners on training

The Ribadu Committee Report on NPA that nailed Bode George, others

Abia to sign ASOPADEC bill into law

Ribadu on Bode George, others: “Our country will rise above the present rot!”

Why we ‘re shutting down businesses, by Imo govt

Petrol now N150 per litre in Makurdi

Anambra gets report on electronics traders’ crisis

Climate change: 180m Africans homeless, says Fodeke

US magazine honours Achebe, Saro-Wiwa

Fuel scarcity worsens in Imo

Monday, October 26, 2009

Reps warn Yar’Adua over unathorised withdrawals

Police probe woman’s death in hotel room

FG, CCECC sign $875m Abuja-Kaduna rail deal

INEC bars Soludo from stakeholders’ forum

Contract: BPP recommends 18 for prosecution

The Law, Gospel views on Christian marriage & divorce

Worshippers escape death as fire gults church

Principal blames vocational education woes on FG

G-16 give thumbs-up to NAFDAC

Diplomatic row brews between Nigeria, Sudan

Night of long knife for Bode George…a news analysis

Surprise, shock as George, others land in Kirikiri

Power show, wrong show

Anambra PDP holds unity rally today

How FG goofed on inflation rate

N84bn NPA CONTRACTs SCAM: Bode George, 5 others jailed 28 years

Whither gender sensitive policies to guarantee women’s rights?

Party’s scribe endorses Amaechi for 2011

Forum of opposition parties condemn Amaechi’s detractors

Defective appointment procedures: PSN threatens boycott of PCN activities

Niger takes delivery of N800m hospital equipment

ANPP ready to re-absorb Albishir faction members, says Nguru

PDP is confused – Edo govt

Gov Obi collides with Ngige on the Potomac

NAFDAC seeks stiffer penalties for fake drug dealers

FIFA man identifies problem with accreditation

Contractors disgrace Nigeria, FIFA begs fans to attend matches

Eaglets earn victory bonus

Under 17 FIFA World Cup results

Community hails Abaribeover donations

Qatar Airways offers Nigerians special Business Class fares

Aircraft financing: Emirates secures $413.7m US Ex-Im Bank public bond guarantee

Nigeria Wire posts N10mn half year profit

Expert blames shareholders for corporate governance failure

Emirates scoops awards on Africa, Middle East operations

Expert warns that airline staff may spread swine flu virus

Climate change: Aviation offers to cut carbon emission by 50%

AIB’s Oduselu canvasses partnership, co-operation on air safety

Travel news magazine tasks secondary students’ writing skills

Group urges Nigerians to shun electricity bill

Delta poly unions embark on indefinite strike

Sewage flow: Epidemic looms at MMA2

Akpo field to produce over one million bpd

Flood light goes off in Kano, FCT buys 40,000 tickets

USA reject luxury bus driver

Itemuagbor clears air on trophy tour

Obuh works on team’s mental fitness

FIFA U-7 World Cup: MRI claims two from UAE

Obi, Soludo and Ngige

MDs were removed because their banks were in grave situations

Shell Nigeria produces 1mmscf/d of Gas

Anambra 2010: INEC bars Soludo from stakeholders’ forum

Making fortunes from demolition sites

Expert tasks govts on maternal healthcare

Abia moves to clear LG workers salary arrears

BREAKING NEWS: Bode George, others convicted, judgement still on…

FRSC decries reckless driving by motorists

Rights groups urge Yar’Adua to arrest, extradite al Bashir

Jigawa plants 8m seedlings to tackle desertification

ASUU strike: UNILORIN wants compensation for abstaining

ASUP’s strike threat may ground academic activities in Delta polys

Sunday, October 25, 2009

NLC petitions IG, Defence Minister over alleged illegal use of security agents

Plateau varsity re-opens

Kwara partners Arik Air on devt of Lagos-Ilorin-Abuja routes

NSE warns against planned sack of 2000 steel workers

N3bn bad debt: We’re not owing, says Vaswani brothers

Ogundipe refutes strike threat, disowns association

ITU to introduce one charger for phones

Let us deregulate now!

FG denies oil marketers import licence

No Nigerian linked to $10m Polymer bribe

When’s Next Strike

Federal roads now death trap, says Imo govt

No Northern agenda over sack of bank MDs, Sanusi insists

UAC Vs Ogodo:Sapele family land case appeal for hearing Wednesday

Child trafficking: Women judges meet in Asaba

New Edo PDP chairman harps on need for internal democracy

Those fighting me are fighting God – Amaechi

NUPENG threatens to shut Warri Refinery today

PPA denies defection of members to PDP

Aliero condemns attack on FCTA enforcement officials

Gunmen kill UNIPORT’s CSO

MEND declares indefinite ceasefire

PDP caretaker c’ttee faults Gov Jang’s factional activities

Why I told my commissioners not to mark my birthday – Uduaghan

Anenih, Ogbemudia ‘ll reconcile, says Sen Braimoh

FG reviews mental health policy

Time out for Nigerian league football

Bonfrere fancies Nigeria return

Senior civil servants slam Deregulation

Nigeria 2009: N3 more billion for LOC

Fashola, others for varsity foundation laying ceremony

Police on trail of fleeing robbers in Lagos

Poor medicals : Minister runs to Delta

AC asks FG to handover federal roads to states

We won’t leave campus, say students

Olashore blames education collapse on FG

Obi’s aide tasks women journalists on professionalism

Two commit suicide in Lagos

Group to honour Jonathan’s wife, others

CSR: FCMB releases 2008/09 report, builds on pay off line

Dansa support community on poverty alleviation scheme

NBC unveils new ultra glass Coke bottles

Marketing Comm: ADVAN urge AAAN, MIPAN to close gap

Sona Group’s Subsidiary plans investment in Greenfield distillery

Nigerian economy may out grow South Africa’s economy by 2012 — Sanusi

Oil may hit $100/barrel on weak dollar — Deutsche

Insurers’ reach deal to curb industry cheats

Governors praise NB on Gulder Ultimate search

NAWOJ celebrates 20th anniversary

Binatone launches redline product series

P&G introduces Pampers 3 Way Fit diapers

Flour Mills set to diversify into sugar production

CBN Governor to update African investors on Nigeria’s banking reforms

Fin, Brand & Marketing Communications coy opens shop

Search for Princess Anabel begins

MTN joins submarine cable fray with WACS

ICT can rescue economy, says Ekuwem

Desperate to go abroad

Enyimba: Is the tide changing under Orji?

FinBank MD assures customers on service delivery

ADB moves to enhance remittance flow to Africa

FLP poised to dominate health market

Hajj: Zain offers special roaming package

SON recertifies Unilever as environmental friendly organisation

EFCC boss wins support from US

NIMASA warns over abuse of waterways

Viewing China at 60

Nigerian show supremacy in MTN Soccer Academy

Enugu agog as U-17 World Cup kicks off

FIFA U-17 World Cup: ValuCard gives free match tickets

Effective project management: Value of technical and economic feasibility studies

Vision 20:2020: Yar’Adua finally finding his rythm?

Nigeria can learn from Malaysia to achieve economic growth, says Ambassador Nik

UN Security Council Seat: What Nigeria stands to gain, says Don

Dependence on foreigners for shipment of petroleum products risky, NIMASA DG

Curtain draws on Zenith Bank Basketball League

I remain PDP flagbearer, says Soludo

Saturday, October 24, 2009

Deregulation will increase poverty rate in the country, says Makinde

NGE lauds FG peace efforts in Niger Delta

The second resurrection of Jesus Ibn Maryam: A Critical Examination

V-mobile shares: Tinubu, Attah vindicated (2)

In search of more monarchs

Poor show as FIFA U-17 World Cup kicks off

We All Need Supplements

Artificial Nails: all you need know

Why It’s So Hard Coping With Your Mum’s Death

U-17 World Cup:Red card rescues Nigeria

Basic guide to achieving the Hair of your dreams

One outfit many shoes

A man who can’t keep a vow, can’t keep his word to anybody — Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor

Former gov dismisses Uwais Committee report

Re: Your kids: Who can you trust them w ith?

When your ex-husband replaces you with a money bag!

Ahead of 2011: Buhari, Atiku, Bafarawa sign pact

Customs arrests 36; uncovers N12.6bn unpaid duty

Night and day

FG/ASUU crisis: That sermon from Omolayole

Resuscitating Edo PDP

Abia guber election appeal judgment : Defending the indefensible

Abrogation of onshore/offshore dichotomy: Matters arising

Some pastors take advantage of people’s poverty

Don’t waste your resources!

I never suspected I was ‘the other woman’ — Mylah, 45

Clampdown on banks: God would not have forgiven me if we did not strike — Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

Nollywood celebrates witchcraft, voodoo, say Kenyan film makers

“Hosting NMVA is miraculous for us”

Fresh out break of cholera kills 30 in Adamawa

Mother kills own 2-day old son

Govt must arrest Sudanese President during visit – Amnesty Int’l

FIFA’s U-17 entertainment centre opens in Lagos

Vanguard reporter, Nkwopara alleges threat to life

Friday, October 23, 2009

MRI results out today

Restoring Nigeria will require hard choices

Yar’Adua asks vasities to respond to global

Court stops FG from selling 2.3 GHZ band licence

Aregbesola asks court to dismiss forgery suit

Teaming Floral Print

Why It’s So Hard Coping With Your Mum’s Death

Sizzle you with your personal brand

Use These Powerful Questions

One Outfitm , many shoes

A man who can’t keep a vow, can’t keep his word to anybody, Ayo Orit

Troubled banks’ Shareholders have lost their banks – Sanusi

My husband made me mad – Apostle Bimpe

My regrets about my marriage, Ngozi Nwosu speaks

The North may break up, says Lar

Amnesty alone won’t solve militancy in Niger-Delta

ASUU formally calls off strike

Okelezo urges govt to revisit N-Delta committee report

Originality video was constrained by time – Dede

Guber aspirant unfolds four-point agenda

Unity school teachers suspend strike

Your choice affects your future

AC leaders reconcile with Adesina

Separating morality from legality

the national (investigative) assembly

Post-amnesty: NEPAD to employ 15,000 N-Delta youths

Nigeria, OIC, move against religious defamation

Shareholder Interests and Market Regulation: The Case for a Systemic Risk Council in Nigeria

Investors gain N152bn on NSE

Shareholders See Buy Opportunity in Union Bank

Insurers Risk Political Risk Insurance


Senate faults N5bn capitalisation of FMBN

FCT, Chinese firm seal pact on housing

Firm whets property investors’ appetite at Ofada

My question for Nigeria 24 yrs after China

As Nigeria, Brazil chase history, Ugbade gives Eaglets tips for victory

Nigeria’s political panorama: Problems of Restructuring

Nigeria 2009: Eaglets can defend World Cup, says Howard

Okoro : On whose shoulders Eaglets’ hope lies

The Nigerian woman should take her life in her hands – Mrs.Chydy Njere

NIGER DELTA: Awaiting Godot?!

For layabouts, arts could be much more than fun—Segun Adefila

10 players emerge from NNPC/Chevron tennis clinic

2010: Chukwu, Omokaro want Eagles in South Africa

Vision 2020 – Nigeria’s blueprint to a true paradigm shift

Jeta Amata ‘I’m still a film maker’

Free government from subsidy to provide needed infrastructures — Sinari B. Daranijo

AGN crisis: Actors, journalist allege threats to their lives

5 Steps To Keep Skin Young

Nigeria fashion week 2009 A week of fashion fiesta

UNICEF gets commendation

Amnesty is not a farewell to arms, says Afejuku

Is it right to marry a pregnant woman?

Cleric tasks govt on return of schools to owners

6000 + line up for AMBO ‘09

Ara rounds off on her debut album, dazzles at Felabration

Girls Nite Out: Back and Better

Ali Baba, 2Face rock The Palms

Visafone plans for the future — MD

NAF sets up board of inquiry on cab driver killing

Imo moves to stop financial waste

Aliero to sanction PHCN over tree felling in Abuja

Anambra distributes N80m drugs to hospitals

Police parade 4 suspected robbers in Abakaliki

Forum of Federations to hold Training on Fiscal Federalism, Oct 26

Lar decries discrimination against Christians by northern govs

PDP can’t capture Lagos in 2011, says Tinubu

2010: Soludo, aspirants reconcile

NBA statement on FG’s amnesty divides national officers

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Problems in the administration of criminal justice in Nigeria

Troubled banks: CBN spells out guidelines for investors

Yar’Adua begins talks with MEND’s Aaron team soon – UNDEDSS

Rivers’ Assembly passes vote of confidence on Amaechi

VP, Clark, Ekaette, Yerima, others canvass devt for N-Delta

Enugu Speaker’s mother kidnapped

Employment scam uncovered in Delta

‘Only Defence Ministry can sanction CPU’

Nigeria 2009: Mr President can still save us

Review of laws for social and economic development in Nigeria

Nigeria’s image and banking reforms

Senate to give legal backing to ASUU, FG pact

PDP NEC storms Benin for unification rally

FG to sack 2,255 steel workers

Winner Is – Nobody!

Ex-militants in Bayelsa warn against move to screen camps

In the shadow of a saint

Two cheers for Mr. President

C-River’s NUJ commends FG on amnesty

House Committee on Sports disappointed with publicity

Bearing a passport: A right or a privilege in Nigeria?

Eaglets: First Bank begs Nigerians for support

LOC boss escapes sack

U-17: G6 ready to provide security, Aliero

Lagos pitch loses green to fumigation

Attah’s loyalists move to form parallel party

Uduaghan’s tribunal victory divine – Tebite

50% of pirate attacks in Nigeria unreported — ICC

Lagos celebrates world food day

‘More hotels, better infrastructure will beat down prices in Nigeria’

Akwaaba travel fair brings the world to Nigeria

IITA boss decries dependant on rain fed agric

We have not abandoned Clusters Concept, Commerce Ministry

Govt left us when we’re toddler’, NASME

Bears return, deflate share value by N52bn

CSR: Dangote, 7up, Others donate to SCB’s 2009 Walk for Sight

Cadbury extends N22.2 bn rights issue

CBN should not outsource MFBs’ examination, Operators

The Brig. Bolaji Johnson Aburi Earthquake….

Anambra assures on adequate power supply

Mubi North/South by-election holds Saturday

Imo to set up c’ttee on regulation of private schools

Kabo Air to transport 31,324 hajj pilgrims

Ex-Biafran Police Officers send SOS to Onovo

Adamawa NDLEA arrests village head, 4 others over hemp farm

Police, community on war path over alleged killing

Enugu to host Nigerian Media Merit Award Nov 21

Father, two sons arrested for beheading man in Minna

Saraki reshuffles cabinet

APMT foils attempt to dupe Asian importer

Anambra: Iwu assures of free polls

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

First class holders start working from day of admission, says Redeemer varsity VC

Disquiet at LASU : Lecturers, students, staff push for VC’s removal

Ladoja asks court to quash charges against him

Kidnappers may face death penalty in Benue

Army officers’ dependants undergo skills acquisition training

Tipper owners demand share of $100m French grant

Court dismisses suit against Ohakim’s election

Crisis looms at Okpara Agric varsity

Fashola tasks Land Use Tribunal members on justice

Ekiti to introduce toll for heavy duty vehicles

2011: Okogie urges Nigerians to rise against election rigging

Daniel, NNPC to parley on gas project

My Nigeria is different from yours

Buhari, Atiku, Bafarawa plot against Yar’Adua

Atuche gets Court’s nod to enforce rights

Electricity, Not Excuses

Hassan Lawal, failed minister

Labour, others seek decent work environment

Ishefun residents protest demolition of houses

Illegal occupation of govt estates unacceptabe —Omare

Commotion at Teslim

Deficiencies in nation’s school system worry Ogbuagu

Rivers upgrades college to Varsity of Education

Akpabio asks Attah for forgiveness

NGO kicks against creation of new security outfit for N-Delta

500 displaced as flood submerges 200 houses in Rivers

Consultant hails Osakwe’s appointment

Fashola Youth Academy calls for support

Shell donates 500KVA transformer to Ughelli community

Shun Anenih’s unity rally, Ogbemudia tells PDP members

Fifa U-17: Onovo Orders Water tight Security

Politicians not as corrupt as bankers … Senate

Amnesty: N-Delta students back Tompolo

Reps move to curb illegal migration

Peace coming back to N-Delta — Lukman

FG, ASUU end rift, sign deal

6,000Mw: FG reinstates commitment to gas supply

Fraud: Army places General, Colonel under house arrest

Staff empowerment, our priority, says Caleb Varsity VC

LCCI lashes ECOWAS on economic integration

Sacred exhibition in honour of Susan Wenger…

ICC Board approves framework on product eco-friendly claims

Goal of schooling is development of language, says Ogbuagu

Influencing your world as student

Chams Theatre Series presents Fagunwa’s Ireke Onibudo

Students lament ASUU strike

EAC celebrates old students

Mother and child in the hands of Gynaoobstetrician

All-Embracing 9-Year Basic Education Curriculum uplifts UBE programme

Foreword torch on 4th Edition: an exhibition of paintings and drawings…

PLAY 2009: GTBank Sponsors Poetry Fiesta

For a green Delta: A look at climate change

N1.7bn loan: Enugu housing boss denies owing bank

Jigawa to disburse N108m to SMEs

Anambra targets 1,000 jobs from Fadama 111 project

Bauchi approves 20 sole administrators for councils

Benue teachers embark on 5-day warning strike

FG considers bail out for aviation

Workers protest plan to shut down ANAMMCO

Youths attack Mosogar College of Physical Education students, staff

Deregulation without legal backing unconstitutional, says Mudiaga-Odje

Court remands Atuche, Ojo in EFCC’s custody

Akure protest: Army retires Lt-Col, two Majors

el-Rufai gets new passport

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Group lauds Agoda on development

NAPTIP begins sensitisation tour of schools in Edo

PDP chieftain faults NWC on Soludo

Ijaw chiefs commend Yar’Adua, Jonathan over amnesty

A-Ibom boosts gas supply with $33m

Chimobi faults Police on killing of suspected robbers in Abia

Gov Obi scores another first

Police parade 4 suspected kidnappers, robbers

Anambra: Away from an inglorious image

Enugu PDP: Nnamani’s faction laments rejection

UN elections : Celebrating vanity

NNPC circulating fake Oil Bill…Senator

Remember Chia?

When slum-based youths mobilise to change their destiny

Lawmaker bemoans pace of FG’s project implementation

Obotebe kingdom threatens Agip

2011: Ooni warns against violence, lawlessness

Maku commends INYC over submission of arms

U-17 W/Cup: PHCN assures on power supply

Orubebe’s appointment: Ukori hails Uduaghan

UCH resident doctors begin strike

Honduras harass Eaglets

We ‘ll not be intimidated by strike threat, Ogun tells NLC

FIFA medical conference excites Singabele, Ojo-Oba

Osun: Tribunal strikes out Oyinlola’s observations

Carnival in Abuja, as Eaglets arrive to defend title

2011: Police get riot act on rule of law

Brazil arrive with victory sign!

RSUST students barricade campus gate with coffin

Egwu kidnap: Police arraign two, delist others

N28bn scam: Reps accuse 14 banks of sharp practices

Uduaghan: Rep hails tribunal’s verdict

pensioners protest over unpaid N6.1bn severance benefit

Turai, Cherie for Zik lecture

Disregard Soludo, Anambra PDP aspirant tells INEC

MEND expresses optimism after Okah, Yar’Adua talks

Anabel prepares to unveil entertainment division

Ghana celebrates, Nigeria sulks

Andy Uba’s final battle for mandate

Post Amnesty: Proffering ways to end a struggle

Catastrophe bonds expected to surge

IGI boss donates X-Ray Machine to University

ASEA conference to deliberate on global financial crises — NSE

Market rebounds, share value rises by N43bn

Bankers’ Institute clamour for collaboration on IT infrastructure

Lagos goes tough on land grabbers, encroachment

50 German firms storm Nigeria for investment

Controversy over population of Nigerian Muslims: Pew Forum responds to Saturday Vanguard story

HiTV, ACON lock horn in Court over EPL broadcast

Lagos holds science & tech week today

APC field education programme to assist resellers

ITAN returns Olufuye as President

Kano PSN demands pay rise

Imo filling stations shut

Aba residents tasks Onovo on Police check points

House of Reps Speaker’s speech at Post Amnesty summit in Kaduna

Kerosine price hike : Aba residents turn to firewood

Bauchi House suspends LG chairmen, deputies, secretaries

Benue halts distribution, sale of fertiliser

Doctors decry state of hospital equipment

Rivers govt sends 300 youths to study in India

Flood ravages 36 Ijaw communities in Delta

Monday, October 19, 2009

Bribery: Group calls for proof against Soludo

I’m not surprised that Ogboru lost at tribunal, says Igbini

2-day retreat for Governors’ Chiefs of Staff

Soludo not saleable, says Agagbo

Clark charges Amaechi on waterfront demolition

N620bn bank bailout: Rep drags Sanusi, Aondoakaa to court

Bill seeks to protect lawmakers from arrest, prosecution

10% oil revenue for N-Delta communities

NNPC has achieved 400% growth rate in oil, says Barkindo

Ogun Police arrest four suspected ritualist,rescue 4-yr-old

Coup against Bauchi State ANPP (6)

From the Florida symposium on Asaba:

NMA knocks Bill on gunshot victims

World’s psychiatrists meet in Abuja Oct 22-24

Still On Election Cases

Expert seeks policy on Code of Ethics

Lagos is tackling HIV/AIDS head on – DABIRI

Bayelsa GRA project yet to take off

I grind my teeth at night

Delta NMA lauds Uduaghan on healthcare

For N3m, Wisdom would have a better lease of life

Yar’Adua, Henry Okah hold secret talks

APGA guber aspirant threatens party over name substitution

HIV: Miss Positive beauty pageant begins Nov 23

Fraud: Ex-DG asks court to terminate trial

Owie asks Yar’Adua to revert 40% duties on imported tyres

Uzamere tasks media on war against graft

Police raise alarm on youths’ invasion in Lagos

Lagos Command arrests 113 Policcemen for corrupt practices

Lagos residents protest epileptic power supply

Uduaghan floors Ogboru again

Bank debtors give commitment to EFCC on loan repayment

UNILORIN’ll never join ASUU strike, says V-C

AC accuses Bauchi govt of sabotaging Gamawa by-election

2 die as Okada riders, Police clash in Borno

Kaduna court sentences 3 to death by hanging

Group lauds Mimiko on appointment

Imo denies plot to effect Udenwa’s sack

Abia lawmakers accuse NDDC nominee of perjury

Crisis rocks Anambra PPA

Industrial accident: Rights’ group sues firm

PIB: Oil workers advise National Assembly

BNC appeals to Oshiomhole on land devt scheme review

NFF members disagree over choice of Falcons’ coach

U-17: Nigeria set to thrill the world, Yar’Adua

U-17 World Cup: N9 billion spent, LOC in need of money

Dele Giwa: Fawehinmi asks Police to reopen case file

Ekiti: Guber election free and fair, say witnesses

Yuguda advises politicians to learn from Nationalists

Anambra: Why Ekwueme is routing for Soludo

Presidential candidate walks out on tribunal

Niger Delta: OPEC won’t meddle – El-Badri

Senate to pass PIB before year end, Ekweremadu

Problems of Nigeria’s energy sector are systemic, EU

No provision for expatriate quota in PIB, Oil workers

Upstream oil workers petition N/A over PIB

NNPC seeks World Bank’s endorsement for petroleum bill

No more hiding place for criminals …

Total Co-operative Society dragged before Lagos high court

Infrastructure is still a big challenge, Unilever MD

Nigerian Wire returns to profitability, posts N2.8mn profit

Banks consolidate market share with Customers Care Centres

Jigawa to partner Brazil on ethanol energy

NIGERCEM panel pledges impartiality

Royal Oak Refinery to begin production in three yrs

Imo assures NEPC of enabling environment

Enugu housing boss goes underground over N1.7bn loan

Plateau teachers suspend strike

Abia moves to raise IGR

Prof. Soludo, the new face of Anambra politics

NULGE threatens Abia, Imo over salary arrears

10 die, 3 injured in Kano auto crash

Benue raises alarm over leprosy attack

Sunday, October 18, 2009

N’ Assembly urges review of 13% derivation, Land Use Act

New political alliance: Buhari, Tinubu meet

My life not in danger, says Sanusi

SERAP gives FG 7-day ultimatum

Adopt Uwais electoral report for successful elections, says Shekarau

NUTGTWN lauds northern govs over Ahmadu Bello Foundation

Groups advise Ijaw youths, back Uduaghan for 2nd term

State govts and poor fiscal management

Ex-militant leaders ignore Okah

Obi calls for patriotism from Ndi Anambra

Banks fault debtors list

Customers protest against outrageous bank charges

PMI chief laments high building cost in Bayelsa

Nigeria worst property market in Africa – World Bank

Release of debtors’ lists, EFCC causes panic in capital capital

Bagco records improvement in turnover

Dollar Reserves: Who Owns What?

PPP: Skye Bank tasks government on incentives, cash flow, others

Oceanic Bementank counsels youth on money manag

Ogboru vs Uduaghan: Tribunal delivers judgment today

Naval rating drowns in Warri

Oil/Gas: Total to train 40 N-Deltans in Angola, Norway

Dele Giwa’s family wants FG to re-open probe on his murder

The amnesty jackpot

IPMAN blames kerosine scarcity on CBN

Anambra 2010: Okonkwo rejects Soludo

A husband’s worst nightmare!

Monarch tasks contractor on Imo road

No future for democracy without Uwais’ report, says Audu

Nigeria 2009: Trouble looms

Fire guts 911 tourist resort at Ugborodo

‘Carpet crossing politicians hungry, unprincipled’

Hope rises for Nigeria, oil now $78 per barrel

2013: Agagu plots return to Govt House

Champions League : It’s Heartland, Mazembe for finals

OPC, vigilante groups, others threat to nation’s security

UNIFIED SMART HOME : ITUapproves as standard for wired home networking

SMA takes new design, holds 50% market share

Bladeless fan enters European market

Cebon cereal hits market, stresses importance of breakfast

Smirnoff Ice stakes parties in 3 cities

Indomie Promo: 13 new millionaires emerge, rewarded

ICCA charge government on prudence, inducts 8

CSR : Rosabel aligns with DSAN

NIPR election: Who assumes the mantle of leadership?

Union Bank savings bonanza produces more winners

Zain sponsors customers to Kenya

Accenture secures Nokia’s professional services operations

Expert urges outdoor advertisers to emphasise local contexts

90% transportation services done by road — LCCI

SBF plans $15m bonded terminal in Ondo State

Credit to economy up by 10.6% in August

Etisalat denies board room quibbles

Starcomms introduces alternative data subscription payment

Arguments, doubt, surprises as Glo presents N8m, 21 cars to winners in Lagos

How to ensure bright future for Nigerian youths, by Brass LNG boss

‘States creation is south east’s main agenda in constitution review’

Eagles will lift their game if, Iroha

Anambra 2010: 1.5m voters won’t vote, says Coalition

Ateke Tom warns followers to behave; monarch points the way forward

Sani Dangote, Ben Murray-Bruce deny owing banks

Saturday, October 17, 2009

V-mobile shares: Tinubu, Attah vindicated

Why Do You Eat? (2)

NTDC endorses ankara as national dress brand


What would life be without a pair of boobs?

Do you find it easy to forgive and forget

Breast Cancer : Breakthroughs

Going Somewhere?

Be Your Best

How to give your Boobs a Lift without surgery

Poverty is always the result of the inability of people to overcome elements of the environment…Dr. Magnus Kpakol

Revisiting the Asaba massacres

MEND under fire over attack threat

The human experience: The in-between (2)

A country without laws

Nigeria and the illusion of independence (4)

Our banks & us: We need financial ombudsman service

Share certificate scam : EFCC docks lawyer, 2 others

EFCC arrests Spring Bank former MD

UN not the only platform for the president to share his views, says Ojo Maduekwe

Leaders urged to emulate Sir Ahmadu Bello

Fire scare triggers stampede in Abuja airport

Troubled Banks : SEC set to invite registrars, stock brokers, others for questioning

A constitution and a conspiracy review : The Senate’s first steps in redefining Nigeria

Why Anenih, Oshiomhole romance went sour – Lucky Imasuen

Soludo: Emerging backlash

Amnesty: EU’s financial aid for militants rehabilitation

ECOWAS heads of state impose arms embargo on Guinea

19 killed as bullion van, bus collide

Anxiety over petrol price hike…As full deregulation begins Nov 1

DEREGULATION : Nigerians must fight, by Comrade Isa Aremu, NLC vice president

The terms of the amnesty, by Yar’Adua

MEND stirs fresh tension in Niger Delta

Eaglets play final friendly in Lagos

Eagles will lift their game if … Iroha

NNS Ofiom lifts WEY C.O Cup

Ikoyi Club plans big for 71st anniversary

2010: Usman blames NFF for Eagles woes

Nigeria, Brazil chase record as U-17 football carnival begins

2010: Ikpeba urges Eagles not to relent

Between Ekweremadu and south east people

Justice Shoremi: Can that be the truth?

An unholy homily

Militants vs students/ASUU

Now that Gani is gone

From innovative ideas to profitability

Astrazeneca launches Nigerian office, pledges efficient delivery of drugs

Financial advisers to troubled banks prepare staff for public enquiries

‘Why we are investing in Warri’

Nigeria needs firm leadership to revive economy…Prof. Egbon

Irate LASU staff attack THISDAY reporter

G.A.T, Bicourtney and the Concession Agreement

Who made this petty trader a widow at 28?

Fashola condoles with TVC Radio over death of Kubanji

Assassination of Pa Rewane: When will Justice be done?

Saro-Wiwa, Nkrumah and me, by Ajumeze

NBA congratulates govt on Security Council membership

Friday, October 16, 2009

Nationalisation of troubled banks last resort – FG

Crime: Fashola scores Lagos police high, pledges more support

Father beats own 2-year-old baby to death

I’m more than a rapper, says MI

FG ejects 450 repentant Edo militants

Felyne US Based Nigerian rap artist drops new singles

Vivid account of how HIV Positive Man raped three year old girl

AMAA calls for entries, releases guidelines for 2010 edition

Yes, Emirs control Nigerian leaders, say Emir of Gumel

Court did not grant injunction – Soludo’s aide

Why have an affair?- Mama T

Steph’s Through the Glass goes to Ghana, Kenya ….grosses N10m

MEND resumes hostilities

Time is of the essence

Former Bank PHB MD, stockbroker, Ololo arrested

Curses upon curses as passengers, motorists get stranded at Ore

Factional PDP offices sealed off in Plateau

Labour, allies mobilise against deregulation

Monday Odiaka: My grace to grass story

Tunji Otegbeye: Exit of a true nationalist

Anambra 2010: Why Ekwueme backed Soludo — Ezeibe

“The greatest weapon is truth” – Sir Ahmadu Bello

Modernisation cannot kill Christianity – GKS President

Ghana wins FIFA U-20 World Cup

HP introduces innovative technologies

As a producer, I earn more than an average bank, say Tee Y Mixer

MI, Dbanj do Nigeria proud @MTV AMA 09

U/17 World Cup theme song unites Arinze, Okposo, Ego

Anambra expends N50m on hospital equipment

36 States joins the game

Demand for 10% stake in privatised firms, Falana urges workers

Nigeria can generate power through strong wind, waste

GUS stars storm Abuja, other states

CBN should revive SMEs … NASME

Eagles unprofessional play and Enyeama’s insult to fans

NOC Presidency: General Williams says Maduka’s best candidate

Odemwingie flying on commitment wings

Liz Benson returns to Nollywood

Gov. Jang strengthens bond with NFC

Kano inaugurates water, electricity boards

We ‘ve no intention of closing post offices in Anambra, says NIPOST

Borno plants 6 million seedlings to fight desert encroachment

Pharmacists council threatens further clamp down

Mudasiru’s widow, trustees know fate on late MILAD estate, October 30

EBSU yet to resume full academic activities

UNIJOS resumes lectures Monday

PPA defends Anambra Guber candidate

Thursday, October 15, 2009

N25bn scam: EFCC files fresh charges against Ibru, others

Court dismisses Ibru’s suit against CBN over sack

EFCC is being frustrated on ex-govs’ trials, says Waziri

S/Court shifts validity of VAT Act 2004 case to 2010

Sanusi, NESG dialogue on banking reform Oct 23

Forex scam : Spring Bank sues Police, EFCC

Use of LGs’ allocation by Obi splits Anambra Assembly

The Nigerian Constitution: Amendment or conference?

Ndigbo: An integral part of the Nigerian project

Police nab 4 robbery suspects in Lagos

Amnesty calls on govts to change debate to human rights problems

Power outage hits Lagos airport

Elechi begs striking EBSUTH workers

Ogundeji: Coroner gives verdict Oct 27

Al-Mustapha opposes sip report

The legality of internal ‘deportation’ of Nigerians

FG bars MTN, Zain, Glo, from buying M-Tel

ANEEJ warns against withdrawal of JTF from N-Delta

Blessed are the peace makers

Edo govt debunks Imasuen’s claim on Oshiomhole

Former staff sues oil company, claims N500 million for negligence

Delta spends N686m on dead pensioners

Two ex-militant leaders threaten to blow up Shell gas plant

Lawmaker donates notebooks to primary schools

PDP chieftain urges govt to check activities of dredgers

Brief encounter with Ateke

Kidnappers abduct director

What can I write on now?

How Law Reports consolidate law Journal Review

Constitution Review: What will Senate do to INEC?

Arm struggle does not pay—Egberipapa

Election tribunal sacks councillor for lack of academic qualification

Abacha lauds amnesty programme

Adamawa Police arrest 18 youths protesting against sugar firm

Lagos boosts security with 2 helicopters, APC

Mouthing new post-amnesty levels

Day of hell in Lagos after downpour

More Dangers Ahead


Disband Eagles now, Akande crie

2010 WORLD CUP:Minister’s clarion call on Eagles

FIFA U-17 WORLD CUP:Cabrera builds US dreams


The small gods of constitutional and electoral design

Okocha worried stiff over Kenya

Three die in Effurun as bandits engage in gun duel

Obudu mounain resort: Nigeria’s best kept secret

‘There is money in Cocoa farming’ — Bola Otunla

The farce of Senate transport sector probe

Lagos and shop demolitions exercise

Imo assures on education standard

Imo tasks residents on good relationship

Makurdi residents condemn rape of 3-yr-old

Anambra releases N354m for construction of 177 classrooms

Lawmaker offers scholarship to 50 students

Journalists tasked on responsible reportage

Reps move against corporate prostitution in banks

Stakeholders brainstorm on sustenance of Nollywood…

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

MEND dares JTF as ceasefire expires

Anambra : 36 aspirants make volte-face, back Soludo

More trouble for Akingbola

Delta bails out LGs with N274m monthly – Utuama

Court upholds Olu of Warri’s decision on Yonwuren family

Of liberty, enslavement and patriotism

Yar’Adua orders probe of sacked NIA boss

Imasuen tasks Oshiomhole on Osunbor’s uncompleted projects

Adjoto sworn into Edo Assembly

NASU may suspend strike tomorrow

CAN backs down on protest against PHCN, Ughelli

Chevron to give 860 varsity students scholarship

Kidnappers abduct wife of transport magnate in Delta

Kaduna outlaws kidnapping

Amnesty Int’l condemns use of force by security operatives in Bundu waterfront

A premeditated fraud

Lead City varsity holds 2nd convocation

Students streaming into campuses

Aturu sues FG over planned deregulation

EFCC boss tasks NASS on passage of FOI bill

Turai declares NAFEST open in Minna

PDP members ‘ll decide my fate, says Kwankwaso

Senate summons Works Minister, NYSC DG

2010 World Cup: Keshi, Okpala advise Eagles on way out

CBN should revive SMEEIS– NASME

‘We pay our tax when due’ — MD, IDL

LCCI move to curb youth unemployment

Capacity utilisation drops to 10% in Automotive Industry

NIMASA, others partner on challenges of climate change, establish observatories

Ogun Command makes N41million seizure in two weeks

ACL test-runs marine waste management plant

Niger dredging : FG to construct 11 river ports and 21 jetties

Group faults claims of 43 deaths in MAN, Oron

Customs impounds N100m worth of contraband in Enugu

Meltdown: Yar’adua tasks Nigerians on consumer patriotism

Naira falls by 260kobo in interbank

NUT accepts govt’s promise to pay TSS

SUBEB commissions new primary schools in Ughelli

Golden casket: Gani and Michael

Nigeria wants IMF support, endorsement of petroleum reform bill

ICAN to sanction audit firms over wrong practices

Expert calls for pegging of exposure limits for stockbroking firms

CSR : Stanbic IBTC partners Hope Worldwide

Manufacturers challenge FG: ‘Practice what you preach

Deregulation won’t impact our operations

Electricity generation: 6,000mw is achievable – Rep

CBN needs flexibility to respond to financial crises — Moghalu

Gridlock as Lagos submits to flood

Nigeria’s IT experts urged to facilitate internet development

Microfinance Banks urged to guard against mismatch of funds

Clearing agents kick against port charges

Reps orders FCT minister to revert to old land charges

Head of Service urges engineers to apply knowledge to assignments

Presidency, Senate on collision course over maritime security

MAN, West-Pac to build 2,000mw electricity for manufacturers

Tractor assembly plant begins operation in Ogun

Anambra: Six aspirants make u-turn on Soludo

Owerri-Okigwe expressway now motorists’ nightmare

Nobody can ban Ezeigbo – Ohazulike

Cleric tasks FG on education

Repentant militants vow to take up arms over rehabilitation in Imo

MTN reiterates support for productive Nigerians

Plateau students ask striking teachers to emulate ASUU

NNPC blames fuel queue in Abuja on marketers

Borno Assembly may impeach speaker

Turai to accelerate devt of cancer centre, says Aliero

PDP: Soludo’s emergence undemocratic – AC

N’Assembly appoints Ogunyomi as Acting Clerk

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Audit report: Britain tasks FG on transparency in oil sector

Ibori tasks govt on post-amnesty plan

Akala, Adefaye, others pay tributes to Ajayi

Widow sues Ibinabo, Daniel Wilson over hubby’s death

Rivers’ govt to introduce levy on taxable adults

4 banks get CBN’s N200bn bailout this week

Benin chief backs suspension of Oredo LG boss

Bank ex-MD gave N236bn loan to own firms – Sanusi

AC flays Bayelsa for hosting post-amnesty summit

Amnesty success enhances Nigeria’s status, says Yar’Adua

Union demands unified conditions of service

Probe source of arms surrendered by ex-militants – Omolubi

Lecturers’ salaries paid during strike – DELSU VC

5,771 benefit from Delta free rural health scheme

NBA lauds FG, N-Deltans

Help me get my love life back

Sylva hails Yar’Adua

NASU bemoans state of nation’s primary, post primary schools

Orji swears-in 27 new Special Advisers

Reps seek powers to confirm ministerial nominees

Contending issues on ASUU/FG logjam’ll be resolved soon – Oshiomhole

Iwu rubbishes Uwais’ electoral reform recommendations

Otegbeye: A debt of gratitude

PIB capable of transforming Nigeria’s economy — IMF

Agric sector holds key to economic transformation — Yar’Adua

Oil stocks lead gainers as share value rises by N15bn

Abacha declares for PDP

Spring Bank acquisition : Aggrieved shareholders may be accommodated — Sanusi

Reddington Cardiac Centre records 3,645 cases

CPN boss to chair debate on impact of global meltdown on Nigerian ICT sector

ITPPF forum: State commissioners retool for knowledge economy with ICT

Ex-Union Bank manager remanded in prison custody

TUC to protest deregulation

Linkserve appoints new MD, launches new product

Etisalat produces Nine Millionaires in Sokoto

HP boosts SMBs with innovative technologies

Stakeholders drum support for local content development

U-17 World Cup arrives Enugu today

FDI, Tech transfer, central to realising Nigerian dreams — Bilbis

FG, ex-militants plot to stop MEND’s threat

Give medical attention to accident, gunshot victims—FG

Security operatives, Rivers’ residents clash claims 8

FIFA U-20 W/Cup: Ghana zoom to final

AIT/MTN Awards: When Obaseki made Gov Amechi look small

REAN generates N3.3bn premium income

SA Insurance records N24bn balance sheet result

Oke’s Defence Of Yar’Adua

NAICOM, PENCOM partner over insurance penetration

Anambra guber: Why opposition fight hard

NEM Insurance commissions Ghana office

Nigerian insurers should drive local content flow

Relief for Lagosians, as govt lights up Oshodi, others

Lasaco 2008 profit up by 67 per cent

Nigeria’s cult of corruption

Uzo-Uwani LG: My impeachment illegal, says House leader

Businessman wants education sector repositioned

Senator laments inadequate supply of power by PHCN

Senator supports FoI Bill, but…

Monday, October 12, 2009

Anambra 2010: Iwu assures on election

Aspirants slam PDP over Soludo’s selection

FG to spend N6.5bn on ex-militants monthly – Maduekwe

EBSUTH workers resume strike

UNIJOS students unsure of strike “suspension”

Educational institutions asked to access ETF N23.6bn funds

Suspected kidnappers, armed robbers in police net

Deregulation: FG to cut port jetty charge

Court rules Nov 6 on Ibori’s application to quash case

Mudiaga-Odje asks FG to abrogate excess crude oil account

Here We Go Again

Amnesty: Ijaw group lauds Tompolo, other militant leaders

Waterfront dwellers arrested in Rivers’ community

Ibori and the ‘infamous press scribblers’

Anambra: 23 aspirants protest Soludo’s choice

These filthy Naira notes

Amnesty holds peace prospects in N-Delta – Onya

Coup against Bauchi State ANPP (5)

UNICEF distributes electronic gadgets to communities

Okada riders protest in Warri

Free-for-all as groups clash over teachers’ strike in Jos

We’ll resist debate on ‘doctored’ copy of Uwais’ report – Rep

Economists condemn handover of Aviation Terminal to Bi-Courtney

FOI bill ‘ll sail through, Rep assures

Fire kills 2 in Lagos

Uduaghan’ll be re-elected in 2011 – Oguma

Nigeria flays rights violation in Western Sahara

At Berger, a death-trap begging for attention

FIFA’s MRI, The hangman’s noose on traditional age cheats

PPA primaries: Ekwunife’s victory a joke – Etiaba

UNN lecturers yet to resume

Football Awards: Obaseki disagrees with Gov. Amechi

Passport: Ribadu threatens to sue govt

Aviation workers seize GAT

FG appeals verdict on Korean oil blocs

Group seeks protest against deregulation

NJC pushes for sanction on Buhari’s lawyer

Count me out of plot to sack Speaker, deputy – Oni

Ogun civil servants to begin strike

Osun: Aregbesola tenders more evidence

Police investigate death of corps member

Lagos govt officials’ wives commit N7m to fight cancer

Oil industry poised to reduce gas emissions – Barkindo

Actis invests $750m in emerging markets

Zenith Bank to raise N300bn fresh capital

Bag costs threaten Nigeria cocoa exports-producers

NNPC/Agip plan 1 GW expansion of Okpai IPP

Nigeria plans to set up sovereign wealth funds

Afribank takes hard stance on debtors

Intercontinental, Skye Bank dominate Nigeria e-Payment Awards

ETB to focus on training

Access Bank, HITV partner for UEFA league

Nigeria elected chairman of Board of Governors IMF/World Bank

FG to pay local contractors soon

I wasn’t involved in Anenih era of road contracts – Okonjo Iweala

Chevron squeezes new oil from one of world’s oldest fields

OTL 2009: Navgas, NNPC, Oando moves to support conference

NNPC, Pan Ocean Oil score first in green house gas reduction

Charcoal, saw dust replace Kerosene in Plateau

Crisis rocks Uzo-Uwani LG

PPMC blames marketers for fuel scarcity in Kano

Enugu residents to get social benefit numbers

NIPOST to close 30 Post Offices in Anambra

Proposed N300bn bail-out won’t benefit masses — Falana

Civil servants begin promotion exam today

N-Delta: PPA lauds Yar’Adua on amnesty

36-yr-old HIV/AIDS patient rapes 3-yr-old, infects her

Sunday, October 11, 2009

NEMA raises alarm on drought …to affect Sokoto, Kano, Jigawa, 9 other states

N-Delta: Shell, Elf urge Ecowas court to dismiss suit

GAT: Aviation workers disagree over planned strike

FG to spend N600bn on oil subsidy

A Bayo Ohu milestone

UCF committed to Urhobo political unity – Amioku

We Are The Law!

Avoiding total collapse of the Ivory towers

N300bn TRANSPORTATION contractS:Senate report indicts Anenih, Okonjo-Iweala, Ciroma

EGCDC awards N400m contracts

Telecom sector attracts $18 bn investment in eight years

Govs to monitor post-amnesty devt of N-Delta – Saraki

Oshiomhole commissions water projects in Edo community

Dear Minister, President, come to Eket

PDP’s stewardship in Edo a disaster, says AC chieftain

Sylva’s wife moves to stem upsurge in teenage blindness

Rivers closes Eliozu bridge in P-Harcourt

Relocate Oredo council secretariat, BYC urges Oshiomhole

Outcry forces Delta to suspend screen-before-pay exercise

Ignored ex-militants warn Yar’Adua

Kidnapped director pays N3m to regain freedom – Police

Fashola suspends award of new projects

Anambra 2010: CNPP to sue PDP, INEC over deadline violation

Amnesty: N-Delta crisis not over yet, says Textile union

IYC pioneer scribe dies in auto crash

Amnesty: A-Ibom, Abia, Imo oil communities seek inclusion in devt programme

Nsofor saves shaky Eagles

Court blasts Okorie for misleading it

Special audit looms over Insurance industry

Utter Confusion in CBN Monetary Policy

Visafone supports a new ‘talk time’ for youth

Samsung Real Dreams graduates pioneer Students

…reaffirms commitment to Nigeria’s devt

Globacom bags award for touching hearts

An accident of sadness and joy at Alaba Express

Divided tongues over militants

Fibre war hots up, as Main One lands submarine Fibre cable in Lagos, Accra

…makes case for down syndrome children

MTNF hands over N117m housing project

Nigeria 2009: Kano fans raise security concern

Panthers stay in the hunt with impressive win

2010 Championship: NBBF President parleys with FIBA

Globacom Premier League: Ranchers Bees Sting Bayelsa

Heartland through to Champions League final

Troubled banks regain investors’ confidence

Motorists groan as Lagos roads deteriorate

UBA commences operation in Kenya

Catholic Bishop exhorts bank workers on good conduct

Ndukwe’s ‘Fibre Without Borders’ initiative excites ITU

Africa investor Infrastructure Awards Shortlist announced

Luna milk promo: 60yr old retiree wins car

Macleans super bike promo winners emerge

MTN Textimania game show hits airwaves

LAIF 2009: Insight wins 28 Awards

NIPR Chairman opens PR workshop

Lagos to make 2010 independence a carnival

Sony introduces anti-piracy technology, appoints Yemi’s media

Gas flaring palaver: Senate to the rescue?

Bank crisis: The road to discovery

Saturday, October 10, 2009

Re: Crushing the poor in Nigeria

‘Art development, basis for national growth’

Languages as Bridges: Building network against linguistic feudalism and Darwinism

Why Saudi at this time, sir?

How could I have raised such a hard-hearted daughter? Lilian

I wish we had a world stage to showcase African talents — Ella Brown


Relaxed hair: Desirable [Maybe] Compulsory [No]

What are friends for?

Per Suede You

How can we grow with a ‘one-layer’ thinking attitude?

Meeting women with advanced Cancer is heart breaking — Orode Uduaghan

Falae’s lament, and the vile legacy of Nigeria’s elite

Amnesty: FG to destroy recovered weapons

The human experience: The in-between

The destination of amnesty

Anambra 2010: Why we picked Soludo, by PDP

Nigeria and the illusion of independence (2)

Battle for NASS top job heightens as Arab gives retirement notice

Uwais faults Yar’Adua on Electoral Bill

Why Obama bagged Nobel Peace Prize, by Prof. Akinyemi

Ex-militant opens up: We saw hell in the creeks but the gods saw us through

They labelled me military mole in NADECO for nothing — Bucknor Akerele

Don’t wait for things to happen! (2)

Refreshing times at Deeper Life as Kumuyi launches satellite TV

Declare state of emergency on sports, Ngerem urges Yar’Adua

2010:Eagles must play with purpose – Nwosu

2010: Okpala, Adepoju still optimistic on Eagles

No room for excuses – Chukwu, Ezeugo declare

2010 World Cup Qualifier: We must play to win — Amiesimaka

Galadima, Lawal bank on prayers for Eagles

U-17 World Cup: LOC plots to embarrass FG over funds

ANAMBRA 2010: Meet the candidates

Otegbeye: Daniel, Oshiomhole, Oni, others pay tribute

Cleric urges FG against hike in fuel price

Death of female Corps Member:NYSC DG, principal on collision course

70 die in accident on Onitsha–Enugu Highway

Gunshot victims: Rights body boss commends Senate

Road accidents claim 969 children, youths – Minist

Friday, October 09, 2009

Edo govt criticises PDP

Beyond the arms from the militants

Anambra guber race: Soludo emerges PDP candidate, Anosike, running mate

Nigeria second to S/A in spread of HIV/AIDS – Minister

Ekiti Assembly moves to impeach Speaker

Veteran activist, Otegbeye dies at 84

*out of the mouth of babes

Danger disappoints P-Square

Niger Delta: FG, Govs, militant agree

Constitution amendment: Lawmakers to stop mischief-makers

Anambra 2010: INEC accepts Obi as APGA’s Consensus Candidate

AGN: Who blinks first? Segun Arinze vs KOK

I don’t believe in censorship – Dokpesi

“I’d be very surprised to see a Rotarian being caught for corruption” – Rotarian Ebhomenye

Discover what works for you and follow it

PFN disagrees that 50% Nigerians are muslims

How Kaduna SSG was kidnapped and released

There will be no elections in 2011 – Braithwaite

Nigerians don’t know football — Amodu

How Oshiomhole stopped perm secs’ moves against ASUU

NPL reschedules league matches

Shooting lay ambush for Wikki

Tiger Woods: I’m not a billionaire

Champions League: Agba confident Pillars’ll fall

Golfers storm Benin Ladies Open

TFA Season 5 takes off with town meetings

Obije, Olusanya dominate Heineken Nigeria Cup

BOMBSHELL! I’don’t cherish our league , I don’t even watch the games – Garba Lawal

Bread for strength (V)

God will help you

Great expectation (II)

Would you snoop on him/her? (II)

AMBO Season 5 returns

Lift Micro-Finance empowers communities against poverty

Labour tasks FG on power supply, deregulation

LCCI urges private sector integration into ECOWAS

Time running out for 6,000 MW by December— Okolo

Makeup tips for Older Woman

Landlord palaver, P-Square opens up

He should choose either me or his bottles of beer

Act nude? No way, my body’s only for my husband – Chioma

Micro-finance bank doles out N5m dividends to shareholders

Quella birds: CBDA sends SOS to Borno govt

DHQ to establish Dna bank, analysis centre — CDS

Borno spends N3.5bn on road maintenace

Anambra 2010: Suswam not corrupt, Benue Elders tell Anambra politicians

PPA not in Agbaso’suit – Party Scribe

Abia to empower 1630 youths

Again, court stops Anambra PDP congress

Airline operators advise govt on GAT handover

N3trn unspent money yet to be remitted — Reps

Telecom investment hits $18bn

FG backpedals on N37bn healthcare contract

Oil firm lauds FG on national issues

Senate summons Oshotimehien, Abba-Ruma, Odey over N26bn Lake Nyos fund

Thursday, October 08, 2009

Tompolo, the ultimate in amnesty quest

Post -Amnesty: Keeping the peace

AC tasks FG on amnesty deal

Woman floors Etiaba for Anambra PPA’s guber ticket

Why I didn’t investigate Ogundeji’s death — Policeman

Economic recession imminent, by Minister

Access to information : Journalist calls for passage of FoI Bill

Any budget for the poll

Bank workers urged to expose money laundering, capital flight

Post-Amnesty: Still in pursuit of total peace

Anambra 2010: ‘My mission is to reposition the state’

ASUU suspends strike today

Edo police set up anti-kidnapping squad


Hope for power as Shell repairs gas pipeline

EBSUTH workers vow to resume strike Monday

Micro credit scheme aimed at liberating Deltans – Ashiedu

2011: Ibibio nation endorses Akpabio

Lawlessness Persists

CJN seeks better funding for judiciary

Constitution review: Senate begins retreat

Anger trails alleged plot to extend Ilomuanya’s tenure

Lemmy Akakem’s silence on Eagles

Police pursue man to death over U-20 World Cup

Two die, 8 injured in Benin-Asaba road auto crash

Agbaso back to Court of Appeal over cancelled governorship election

Decree 33 to go

Police arrest 5 over kidnap of Elechi’s brother in-law

PDP risks losing Anambra

Customers retain Union Bank loyalty

Afreximbank and Ecobank Group sign cooperation agreement

FG to spend N.2bn on “Made in Nigeria” campaign

Global cooperation curtailed economic crisis – IMF boss

Eagles play Mozambique with Tunisia in mind

2010 World Cup: We can’t let this opportunity slip away -Tunisian Coach

Militants To Our Rescue

Fifa U17: Lulu laments LOC’s shortfalls

ASUU suspends strike tomorrow

MTN/AIT AWARDS: Keep Globacom out of this, says Bassey

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Lagos pays N28m to LOC for tickets

My eyes are set on the CAF League trophy, says Pepsi MVP

Disorganised F-Eagles!• Siasia laments ouster

Sofoluwe’s clarion call to Eagles

Gridlock, as pedestrian bridge collapses along Apapa-Oshodi expressway

I don’t give a damn, says Lulu on Nigeria’s football

We’ve Mudashiru’s mandate on his Will, Executors insist

Why we employed Amodu in place of Siasia-Uchegbulam

2010 World Cup:Woe betide those who want Tunisia to slip for Eagles

Ex-militants get N10.2bn; JTF warns MEND

The shame of Anambra PDP congress

Access to information on the dredging of the lower Niger River

No excuse for failure — Hamilton warns Amodu

Flood ravages parts of Makurdi

Carpet-crossing threatens democracy — Plateau CNPP

N2000 levy: Private motor park operators appeal to Edo govt

Anambra Assembly passes bill on pensions for ex-Govs

Banks have contributed to corruption in the ports — Operator

APGA dismisses PPA’s take over move

NERDC to introduce new curriculum 2011

Anambra 2010: Okorie’s expulsion subsists – Court

10 die in Adamawa auto crash

Amaechi swears in six new commissioners

Ploy to stop PPA’s guber primary suffers setback

69-yr-old kills wife over N7,000 rent money

Wednesday, October 07, 2009

Work-to-rule action: Fuel scarcity hits Warri

UBA inaugurates Lion Toastmasters club

N63m for Gov’s Tennis

First Bank Clinches three awards in Istanbul, Turkey

Ex-militants: Owie tasks FG on establishment of state police

MFBs’ illiquidity blamed on crisis in universal banks

Sydney Asiodu resurrects from the dead

Yar’Adua urged to consolidate gains of amnesty

Luxury bus owners pressure Minister for duty cut on FBV

Lagos teachers await govt’s implementation of pay rise

Another season of MUSON festival…

MEND threatens to resume attacks on oil installations

EFCC set to probe 3 sacked bank chiefs

Anxiety in BYCAS over alleged plan to sack 470 staff

After the amnesty

Monarch cautions on A-Ibom 2011 guber polls

2nd term: Wanogho faults DTHA’s endorsement

Life after death…a review

Bi-Courtney’s GAT “invasion”

UBE Projects: FG disburses N101m to Akwa Ibom communities

Camp 15 militant leader threatens to pull out of rehab centre

Police smash robbery gang, recover 10 cars

GTB wants Virgin Nigeria’s new name reflected in suit

Civil defence alerts public to fake recruitment agents

Minister consoles Ondo govt over death of journalists

Strike: UNAAB workers protest against FG


Customs promotes 1,297 officers

Gov Elechi’s in-law kidnapped, rescued

FRSC officials, Okada riders clash in Makurdi

German beats Nigerian to coma, arrested

23m Nigerian youths unemployable — Reps

Senate urges FG, ASUU to end strike

Siasia’s ideas fails to hold Germany

Bullish trend persists, as equity trading soar by 201%

BUA workers shut down factory over colleague’s death

450 ex-militants on rampage over allowances

Challenges to Nigeria’s 2014 World Cup hopes

Anambra 2010: Victims of PDP crisis

French Village crisis deepens as DG bars investigation panel

Westminster College takes foundation programme to Warri

Caleb students in super show at 2009 SSCE

Gaidam approves N569m for LGs’ Action Plan

Council boss seeks better funding for LGs

Jigawa beefs up security over kidnap threat

Kano defends investment on ICT

Commissioner cautions parents against imposing careers on children

PPA holds Anambra congress tomorrow

Council fights malaria outbreak with N.5m in Jigawa

FRSC arrests 9,230 offenders in Imo

LG to pay workers salary arrears

N300bn road contract: Senate indicts PDP cheiftains

Benue varsity loses N443m to FG/ASUU face off

Bank crisis: Aondoakaa, Waziri, Sanusi to brief Senate

Judiciary staff threaten to resume strike

Keyamo, wife trade words in court

Crisis: PPA moves to take over APGA

Tuesday, October 06, 2009

Ohu: Senate calls for treatment of gunshots victims

Group asks Yar’Adua to intervene in Anambra PDP crisis

Police arrest SUN reporter over Onoh, Chime saga

Nyako asks northern leaders to emulate late Ahmadu Bello

7m Africans suffer from diabetes — WHO

Valiant Vanguard bow out

Match promises with action on N-Delta devt, IYC tells FG

Local insurers should have control over flow of local content business

CWG signs multimillion naira partnership with SAP on e-academy

Punishing The Doctor

Govs demand amnesty for kidnappers

MTN/AIT Fooball Awards: Gov Amechi is special guest of honour

Lawmaker appeals to FG, ASUU to end face-off

Starcomms slashes international tariff

ICT professionals mourn as Ndukwe Kalu’s burial closes in

Delta vows to demolish illegal structures on DELSU Anwai campus’ land

Nigerian banks spent N23b on software importation in 13 years- Minister

Oceanic Football talent hunt: Okocha unveils 30

Yar’Adua, Tompolo parley on post-amnesty package

Govts to share N300bn to boost economy

Retrial tribunal adjourns judgement on Ogboru/Uduaghan suit

Good governance way out of mass violence, says Amaechi

Tension grips residents as reformed militants protest in Yenagoa

ASUU/NUT strike: Bayelsa NUT rates FG, govs low

Ndanusa assures on hitch-free ministers conference

Siasia out with fresh ideas for Germany

Strike: ASUU fails to reach consensus

Customs seizes arms cache

Senate blames nation’s bad roads on govt

Halliburton: Probe panel gets visas for France, UK

Banks step up drive for revenue collection mandates

First malaria control factory in Africa for Port Harcourt

Elders condemn dissolution of UNIBEN governing council

At last, Lagos City Hall wears new look

PDP ‘ll capture Yobe guber seat — MINISTER

Police checkpoint: Onitsha residents petition IG

Group pledges support for new Abia CP

Senator laments low birth rate among Ndigbo

100 Nigeria police officers for USA conference

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Aba traders condemn plot to sack Abia Vigilante boss

Nigeria ‘ll be great — Gov Jang

Ijaw remember late Pa Rewane

Alamieyeseigha warns Ijaw militants to surrender arms

Benue sacks 2 commissioners, redeploys 7

Nigeria at 49: TUC laments Nigeria’s economic woes

Monday, October 05, 2009

Mixed feelings trail capital market development

NNPC, Agip move on Okpai IPP’s upgrade

Obi’s expulsion from APGA irreversible — Okorie’s faction

6 killed as Mimiko escapes auto crash

Anambra PDP’s primary, indication of anarchy in 2011— CNPP

AMNESTY ENDS: Uncertainty persists

CSR :What role do banks play ?

African Finance ministers call for G20 voice, more support

Expert commends intervention fund for MFBs

IMF calls on members to strengthen structural reform

European stocks drop ahead of US employment report

Crude Oil: A blessing or a curse?

Coup against Bauchi State ANPP (4)

FG seeks investors for 8 troubled banks

Controversy over swearing-in of 15 new magistrates in Delta

Amnesty: Now the way forward…

Family of slain 18-yr-old cries for justice

Amnesty: Asari-Dokubo sues FG

Court adjourns Orubebe’s suit against Daily Independent till Oct 19

Police arrest 5 for alleged child theft in Imo

Ajoke, hole-in-heart patient healed without surgery

Speak with one voice, Mudiaga-Odje urges N-Deltans

Senate to boost utilisation of cooking gas

Aliero impounds 2,453 vehicles in 5 months

Gunmen abduct Edo Independent Television’s General Manager

Gaps in HIV/AIDS fight in Nigeria to cost $5.7bn

UNFPA budgets $64m to support Nigeria

Ghana says West African Gas Pipeline Project to cost $1B

Climate change: Uduaghan, Fashola, Blair, others sign declaration

Woman docked for child theft

NEITI saves Nigeria $5 billion from 2005 till date Sa’eed

Ndanusa urges F/Eagles to go for goals

We don’t want to come home now – Siasia

Champions League: Why Ohakim’s heart is not in the land

REA: throwing out the baby with the bath water

Tackling climate change could earn Africa $1.5bn

Nigeria considers nuclear power plant

NIMASA orders vessels to carry automated identification systems (AIS)

Nigeria submits to IMO voluntary audit scheme

NPA kicks against non -inclusion in new shipping line

Under One Roof?

NIMASA/DPR collaborates on capacity building

Amnesty: ‘cost of peace can never be too much’- – Timipre Sylva

Pope appoints 2 Nigerians into Pontifical Council

Lagos teachers suspend strike

Siasia backs players

Eagles storm Bolton for Mozambique

GAS: Oando Marketing introduces new LPG retail innovation

WAGP: Nigeria set to commence gas supply-FG

Insurance companies go after clients for 2009 accounts

Int’l Energy Insurance gets BB+ rating from A.M. Best

AMNESTY: Why militants seek extension -Dr Ogbeifun

Deregulation: We ‘re not negotiating with FG, says NUPENG

Oil workers demand employment for repentant militants

Govt admits challenges facing deregulation, says Labour

PENGASSAN urges govt to increase Niger Delta Ministry’s budget

Oil workers back extension of amnesty deal

PENGASSAN bemoans oil firms over indecent employment practices

Exposed! How man impersonates the dead to sell his shares

“Devolution of power ’ll engender devt”

Don tasks govts, politicians on press freedom

Dass gets new Emir

Fertiliser racketeering rocks Ebonyi LCDA

18 FADAMA community associations get loan in Enugu

Plateau youths plan 1 million man march against Ogbulafor

FIFA sends Obafemi to Benin

Sunday, October 04, 2009

Abuja court rejects EFCC’s plea to confiscate PEF’s vehicles

Nigeria’s electricity generation rises to 2,900Mw

Ohu: Senate considers bill on treatment of gun shot victims

Power of mealtimes: Knorr moves campaign for mealtime bonding

Sweet and sour for Shola

WDAS: Autonomous inflow trigger 46% decline in forex demand

FG wants rapid delivery of housing projects

Rivers’ Assembly clears six commissioner nominees

Four houses razed as youths protest Police killing in Enugu

Anambra Congress: ‘Suswam succumbed to Uba’

2nd term: Groups condemn DTHA’s endorsement of Uduaghan

Nigeria makes strong statement at ITU Telecom World today

The putrid mess also in cbn! (4)

No bail out for Micro finance banks

‘INEC not responsible for APGA crisis’

Abia revenue board officials arrested for alleged fraud

Vanguard Conference on football

Policies’ inconsistency, bane of education devt – Akpabio

IG orders arrest of Police officers over death of INEC staff

‘Islamic banking, panacea to global meltdown’

Banking reforms won’t save economy, says Ihonvbere

Injustice greatest threat to Nigeria’s existence – Ijaw in UK

FG killed Delta ports, says Iweta

Ethiope East legislators pass vote of confidence on LG boss

Beware of unrepentant militants — Ogbulafor

Heartland dismantle Kano Pillars 4-0

Detention : Group seeks apology for ex-Anambra PDP boss

Be agents of positive change, cleric advises Nigerians

Sfiax buys SAHCOL for N5.2bn

Present N-Assembly members lack fighting spirit – Lagos lawmaker

Lagos inaugurates 34-man Hajj c’ttee

Anambra 2010: INEC denies plot to bar Obi

Kidnapped PDP chieftain’s son freed

Nigeria and the illusion of independence

The human experience: Right versus happy

ASUU vs FG (2)

Electoral reforms : Elegbeleye calls for open-ballot system

Maduekwe not against Igbo presidency-Lawmaker

2011 : ANPP vows to win Kaduna guber election

NUC shuts illegal university in Nsukka

Sale of Akwa Ibom shares in V-Networks: My hands are clean — Attah

So we are now 49!

Getting your own back at a ruthless toy boy!

The trouble with Nigeria

FG bans peace corps, seals offices in Abuja

Edo PDP crisis: Anenih, Ogbemudia bury the hatchet

Clerics raise Nigerians’ hope

Help that can hurt a union

Saturday, October 03, 2009

From Old to New

Celebrating Adultery Ruins Lives…

Customers want what they want

Style Q & A

My desire for Oceanic Talent Hunt players -Okocha

Margin facilities: Risks to borrower

Evernal Tennis: Okeke emerge winner

Quality has helped us to survive in this business — Tex Egbedi

NCC urged to stop anti mobile phone theft service

Fashola assures of speedy resolution of Lagos teachers strike

FIFA not fair to Nigerian referees – Ogufere

Vision 2020: ‘Policies not targeted at peasant farming would fail’

Amnesty deadline : Militants in last minute rush to surrender

ORANGE CAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE CRACKER:Brothers at war as Heartland tackle Pillars

Bank crisis: The road to hell (4)

The reason CBN intervened in banks — Sanusi

Why apex bank removed Adenuga

ASUU may call off strike, Wednesday

Some powerful persons are obstructing Nigeria’s progress, says Olu Falae (2)

Amnesty: Inside ex-militants rehabilitation camp in PH

Amnesty: Whither MEND?

Niger Delta crisis affects our economic base—Alabo Graham Douglas

ANAMBRA 2010: Who said what

Anambra’s ‘home for all’ absurdities

Pensioners protest non-payment of arrears in Borno

PDP chieftain seeks resolution of crisis

Afe Babalola laments delay in NUC’s nod for varsity

Ghost workers : Plataeu saves N30m in council

‘LASU stinks, needs Govt visitation panel’

Nollywood shines @ DISCOP Africa

Belgium based Nigeria lady arrested for duping

Edo Speakers’ aides lose lives

Friday, October 02, 2009

Kudirat Abiola: another witness contradicts himself

Amuneke confident Eagles can still qualify

Military incursion in politics a blessing, declares Shagaya

Gov Orji’s detractors will fail, say Commissioner

To make Nigeria lovable

PDP State Congress was halted by court

Oceanic Bank gets 4 new executive directors

CBN sacks Adenuga, Bank PHB, ETB, Spring Bank MDs

We influence political leadership positively – Emir of Dutse

Segun Arinze’s election, a sham – AGN Lagos

Iyanya drops new album

Ebong, Ibru and others mark register at EFCC HQ

Bakare partners Afenifere against PDP

Segun Arinze’s election splits actors’ house

I had to overcome complex to succeed – Dokta Frabz

The accident that gave me a new voice – Eva Ogoro

Etiaba commends PPA on Special Convention

Obi of Onitsha survives kidnap attempt

Uduaghan tasks Christian rulers to avoid religious segregation

Assassination plot: Police disagree with Salisu Maikasua

African countries seek for aid

Holy Ghost fire banned

Policemen went haywire, kill 2

‘Nigerians are sick over poor performances in sports’

I love to make clothes that make heads turn — Modela

Amuneke confident Eagles can still qualify

I never expected much from Flying Eagles — Nwosu

Steel, Beenie Man, G-xploits to Perform in Singapore

‘Rangers poised for better results’

NPL cautions Ocean Boys

Amiesimaka, NPL mourn Ogedegbe

Iorfa believes Lawal is an asset to Lobi

Woods still the world’s best golfer

Pros eager to feel UBTH course

Ikoyi bubble as Heineken sponsored Nigeria Cup holes out today

Oprah Winfrey celebrates Nollywood

2010: Galadima prays for Eagles

Gombe blames NFF for Flying Eagles woes

Lokpobiri: A lawmaker or football administrator

Tompolo, over 3,000 militants surrender tomorrow

‘Over motivation produces negative performance results’

E-Academy : CWG in multi-million naira partnership with SAP

MDA’09: The Ibiams clinch star prize

Nigeria needs $100b to get economy function — Idika Kalu

I Go Dye makes history, sells comedy tickets @50k

Why govt can’t deregulate now — Comrade Peter Akpatason

Alternative energy generation ‘ll solve power crisis — EXPERTS

Can you marry an ex convict?

Global economy is expanding, says IMF

Gov Jang advocates change in national values

African Ministers appeal to donor countries to help keep poor students in school during economic crisis and beyond

Delta govt pledges assistance to tomato farmers

‘Nigerians are sick over poor performances in sports’

Benue govt canvasses support from indigenes

Ndigbo decries marginalisation

Reduction of gas flaring: NNPC GMD lauds Agip firm

PPA demands review of 4th Republic

IMF-Backed Programs widen policy options to counter crises

Orji asks ASUU to call-off strike

Thursday, October 01, 2009

Man arrested for selling late oil chief’s shares

New pay scale excites NMA

EFCC arrests CAC official, 3 others for alleged forgery

Keyamo, wife fight over custody of 2 children

Ex-NSITF MD suspended over N1.6bn pensioners’ fund diversion

We’ll checkmate militants’ activities, says Army boss

Retributive justice in the nigerian political system

Imoke assures on selfless service

FERMA awards N7.9bn road maintenance contracts

49 years of what?

Let a hundred flowers blossom

A tale of two tragedies

Lamentations as Nigeria marks 49th Independence anniversary

Share value appreciates by N22bn

Group wants 54 imprisoned militants freed

Amnesty : In Bayelsa, so far so good

Akumagba asks militants to surrender arms before deadline

Probe CRPP chairman’s arrest, PDP, NGO urge Edo police boss

Sylva promises hard times for unrepentant militants

In Delta, not a total success story

Amnesty : In Rivers, it’s still fragile peace

Anmesty : What next after October 4?

Oando moves to crash kerosene price

No Ughelli vigilante member involved in Irri crisis – Asaboro

Westerhof’s call from South Africa

SSS Director loses 8 children as car plunges into river

Court declines to order Aliero’s probe over alleged N10.2bn fraud

Yar’Adua’s 49th Independence Anniversary Speech

Police rescue kidnapped 2-yr-old boy in Anambra

NYSC member raped to death in Borno

Obaseki throws election open to public

Nigeria @ 49: Fashola seeks national rebirth

Imansuabgon returns to Edo PDP in style

Yobe devt agency commends FG on projects harmonisation

MASSOB warns N-Delta militants on amnesty

Ebonyi renews fight against crime

Boko Haram: Camerounian delegation visits Gov Sheriff

CAN supports Shekarau’s political ambition

Cholera outbreak kills 17 in Borno

Lar asks leaders to reflect on dreams of our founding fathers

Abia begins construction of N8bn Leather, Garment project

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Police arrest 3 suspected kidnappers in Lagos

EFCC, Fayose trade blame over delay in trial

Rogers contradicts self on Kudirat’s murder

5 soldiers die in auto crash

Petty trader wins First Bank’s Big Splash promo

Independence: Chime asks Nigerians to support govt’s devt initiatives

SUBEB: Non-clearance of Edo gov’s nominees worries Eboigbodi

Lagos teachers battle state govt over 27.5% pay rise

Police arrest 6 over theft of 2 generating sets

Mark dismisses EFCC psychiatric test

Florida Autumn Retreat: Asaba unites to bury her dead… (11)

Electoral reform: Mark saves Yar’Adua from disgrace

Edo mobile court prosecutes 15 persons for street trading

Edo PDP hail Sado’s withdrawal of suit against party’s leaders

Amnesty:INYC president talks tough

From photo artists to Nigeria@ 49 …a lens narrative

Aspirants call for cancellation of Anambra PDP ward congress

Minna court frees PDP chieftain, others

Sorry for my country at 49

Education system in gridlock

Education: Protest rocks Edo

Amnesty: Militants want indefinite extension

Strike: ASUU protests in Imo

Reps move to end ASUU strike

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