Vanguard News Archive for November 2009

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Investors stake N260bn on government bonds

Envoy Arrundell is a Nigerian patriot

Unhealthy concerns

Bank grants debtors generous N31.13bn waiver

Task Force on 2010 Tariff and Fiscal Incentives beware!

The Courage to Challenge Nigerians doing the nation proud

Oil firms crashes forex demand by 73%

NUPENG cautions FG on deregulation

Gumel is a landmine – Minister

N-Delta Ministry tasked on region’s devt

‘N-Delta Ministry’s budget hijacked’

Uduaghan calls for transparent elections in 2011

Group threatens secession over alleged pressure on VP to resign

Warri South commissions solar-powered street light

Uyugue backs Ogbemudia on Oshiomhole’s 1-yr anniversary

World AIDS Day: Group calls for special focus on youth

Review of Tariff, Fiscal Incentives C’ttee to generate investment in productive sector

Tompolo, Ateke, Boyloaf, others pray for Yar’Adua

FG orders police to protect corps members

Group calls for probe of NDDC

Enugu moves to boost road net-work

Overvaluation threatens N14tr FG bond market

Plans to resuscitate Jos breweries underway

Nigerian Army lauds Skye Bank on CSR

Banks’ customers agonise as ATM fraud persist

Diamond Bank offers zero-interest car financing

FG woos Chinese mining firms with free tax

President to give annual country report from next year,Says Monye

New directors for FAAN

Why crises persist in political parties, by Iwu

Gunmen drill ex-minister, wife

Lawyer faults arrest of accused relatives

Glo prepaid 3G hits gold at Lagos Fair

Nokia celebrates Nigerian youths

Edo House debunks allegations of antagonism against govt

Etisalat lures elite subscribers with free blackberry service

Amaechi appeals for Ogoni unity

All for customers, MTN unveils MyCustomer Charter

Suspension of Ika South LG boss, constitutional – Delta House

Nitel sale misses deadline again

Youths ask for Ebebi’s resignation over Ekeremor council primaries

Isoko seeks clarification on 10% equity to oil communities

Living Faith church holds Shiloh, Dec 8-12

Nigerians live in hopelessness — Presbyterian Church

Saturday, November 28, 2009

NBA officers accusing Akeredolu of corruption are rebels—Ex-NBA Chief

I pray we solve Nigeria’s problems without bloodshed — Senator Jibril Aminu

Yar’Adua’s health : Reign of precaution in Aso Rock

Move Beyond Conflict to Peace

Assessing the Nigerian fashion industry

Protests, violence mar PDP primaries in Bayelsa ahead of LG polls

Naija babes with Big Stomach

Preparing for the Red carpet

Post-Amnesty: Don’t ignore Itsekiri, others, FG told

Who wins Nigeria’s Next Supermodel

Talking Clothes

Affairs are ‘cool’ when the spouse benefits from them!

War of the masters

Open letter to Mrs Turai Yar’Adua

HID uniting Yoruba even in old age — Bankole

Violence against women: Getting worse

Ram sellers petition Fashola

FG roads in Delta for rehabilitation — Uduaghan

Why I was not at late Aro of Mopa’s burial — Daniyan

Associates, friends, family members remember Awoniyi

NOC Presidency : Give others a chance, Maduka urges Gumel

World Cup Draw: Excitement mounts

Lagos Islanders withdraw from African Cup

Surgery may keep Martins out of Nations Cup

Pericarditis : The risks confronting President Yar’Adua

Federations secretaries are idle, George-Taylor declares

The recurring trouble with Nigeria’s annual budgets

High politics, thy name is budget

New Press Council Bill cannot be enforced (2)

We’ve not had good leaders — Chief (Mrs) Opeolu Solanke – Ogunbiyi

Readers’ Testimonials And Reactions

Bankole: Why some hate his guts

National Hospital records 6 accident victims

I watched helplessly as soldiers beat my dad to death- DJ Humility

Friday, November 27, 2009

EFCC asked to probe currency printing scandal

ACF decries VC ranchor at ABU

National Assembly budget blues

budget venue blues

Establishment of private refineries will curb militancy – Ibeaha

Clash at Itsekiri confab as Rita Lori escapes death

CBN approves one microfinance bank association for Nigeria

Tricia Bombshell!I play Nigeria footballers

President Yar’Adua’s ailment complex but treatable – Doctors

Gov Aliyu urges support for electoral reform process

Nigeria should gear up for the post-oil era – Experts

Ebonyi gets Power Generating Company

Before you take steps know where you are

Julie Coker networks with ex-hubby for Private TV

How illegal arms, ammunition enter Nigeria

400,000 people have HIV/AIDS in Benue – Gov’s aide

Abia, Imo Assemblies in face-off

Good news from Venezuela

Delta oil community agency commissions 266 projects

IGP Onovo to declare open character reform seminar for police

XI Strikers win Tella U-17 Memorial Cup

Seimokumoh to float new football club for Yenagoa

Two more Ghanaians evicted from MTN Soccer Academy

U-17: Probe use of overaged players – Aturu

Don’t crucify Amiesimaka, Gabros boss begs Nigerians, NFF

Iroha backs Amodu for FIFA World Cup

S/Africa 2010 controversy: ‘It’s a world class coach or nothing’…. ‘Why must Amodu toil for a foreign coach’

General information on chronic pericarditis

Murtala coup propelled my career – Osoba

Kidnappers device yahoo chat as new method

NOPA honours Vanguard, Mike Adenuga, Walter Ofonagoro, others

Power to be fruitful

God will help you (4)

Where are you going?

Hostilities, drama as Celebrity Takes2 hots up

SMJ EXCITES Busta Rhymes, Ludacris

The Experience waiting for 400,000 worshipers

Will you allow your only son to take oath of celibacy ?

Umunna bags British Society of Commerce award

Making signs and wonders to happen!

Olukoya reveals MFM secrets

You don’t have to be rich to lend a hand — Rev. Bolanta

Dog scandal: Cossy Orjiakor fires back I’ll do it again

Isong, Desmond Elliot, Uche Jombo premiere two movies

Crack in the marriage of Living in Bondage’s Merit?

FRSC apprehends 1,350 traffic offenders in Imo

FG awards Nkalagu-Nsukka road contract

Work commences on Yenagoa-Brass road

Women task female students on engineering

USAID/MARKETS to assist goods movement in Nigeria

NULGE backs Obi for Anambra guber election

Saraki asks Nigerians to live peacefully

NACCIMA woos Chinese investors

Eid el Kabir: Prices of food stuffs remain stable in Enugu

Nigeria to get global research park

Stopping violence against women, 10 years after

Ogbulafor urges Nigerians to support Yar’Adua

Thursday, November 26, 2009

I’ll follow due process for my second coming, says Fashola

U.S government traces wanted drug kingpin, Kashamu to Nigeria

‘6,000MW not realisable’

Fiscal federalism needed for Nigeria to move forward ….. Retreat participants

Probe: Group accuses tribunal of shielding ex-gov’s aide

BAT pays N89b tax to FG, fights poverty by empowering farmers

DEREGULATION TANGO – Lamentations of Dr. Barkindo (NNPC/GMD)

Experts want more ports facilities outside Lagos

Peugeot sells over 270,000 sedan cars

John Brown: 150 years later

Re-Promote Amodu TM, appoint Keshi coach

True or false?

South Africa 2010 Is Everything

FOR THE RECORDJCCR SUIT: Federal High court preliminary ruling

Polls rigging ‘ll worsen in 2011 – Kanu

Foregin coach: Nigeria goes for another goose chase

Community in Edo laments ‘unjust’ demolition of homes

Pray for Yar’Adua’s health, Oshiomhole urges Nigerians

Barka de Sallah

FCMB posts N7bn loss

NOC Elections: Ndanusa didn’t forge papers – CAT

Did Yar‘Adua’s health cook a budget crisis?

Riot as truck kills 6 women in Warri

Ibori gets commendation for Forcados bridge

Kaduna hosts 2009 CBN Cup final

World Scrabble: Nigeria leads after Day 1

FGN Bonds record N14tr transactions in 10months

Minister forecasts 2013 self sufficiency in cement production

Dana cuts billets import by 81%

Aflasafe application improves grain quality

ETI gets N15bn equity investment from IFC

Group faults FG on varsities workers’ seized salaries

‘Corruption can only be defeated by its victim’ (3)

N-Delta youths hold peace concert

NESG slates Nigeria economic scorecard for discussion

Amaechi tasks Muslims on peace, unity

PPA slams Imo Assembly over arrest order on Kalu

Elechi tasks Muslims on obedience to God

Ebonyi disburses N100m to private hospitals

The Senate /House of Representatives imbroglio: A legal perspective

Alleged fake products: Nnewi traders protest Police raid

Alademehin, Ondo commissioner dies

Okogie, Oritsejafor, Makinde urge prayers for Yar’Adua

Sheriff swears-in 2 commissioners

Deji of Akure: Cleric lauds Mimiko over resolution of crisis

Omatek assures investors of improved returns on investment

‘Our strikers don’t take risks anymore’

Imo rebrands Ahiajoku Lecture

Minister tasks security agents on violence against women, children

NEPAD, NCGA farmers partner on more cassava

Chime leads PDP campaign for Enugu LGs’ election

EU boosts Enugu water supply with N203m

20 Nigerians secure int’l certification in welding

Benue govt, Agric Ministry to end Fulani herdsmen, Tiv farmers’ conflict

Women make case for climate change

Customs sets up fraud detection team

Cleric tasks politicians on value re-orientation

NEMA trains 65 to combat disaster

NIMASA update Judges knowledge on admiralty laws

Ohakim hails Muslims on peaceful co-existence

Four new aircraft not for Yar’Adua, Jonathan …. Muktar

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Imo offers citizens free transport from Lagos at Xmas

Saraki’ll decide his successor, says gov’s dad

Eid-el-Kabir: Bankole enjoins Muslims to be selfless

S-South, S-East Muslims protest hijack of Hajj list

CBN injects N65.5b into circulation

MDAs to spend capital vote from Jan — FG

Ebonyi gov hails contractors

Nigeria not in Hiddink’s plans

Okebukola: Back to the dark days if we drop Post-UME test

Oshiomhole tasks NYSC members on community service

FG approves N93bn contracts

Benin Catholic Diocese, top priest on war path

NFF re-endorses Amodu

Uniformed voluntary clubs in schools engage youths

Mobil donates library to Eleme govt school

Us redefining us

Remembering Dapo Adelugba’s theatrical strides @ 70

Budget: FG expects N6.04trn revenue in 2010

Oando’ s third quarter profit up 15%

Omatek declares N147 million dividends

Corruption by others ways

Court rules on Uwemedimo vs Mobil Dec 2

Alex. Ekwueme, Anyaoku, Arthur Eze, the Ubas, Obi, Ojukwu and the Bazaar in Anambra State

Deregulation: I Weep for my country, says Esele

Return of tankers, trucks of terror… As motorists call for their ban

Labour vows to resist pay cut by banks

Musing around Alex Nwokolo’s recent visual journey…

Pension Fund Assets hit N1.3 trn

Mark of the beast

Igbini faults presentation of 2010 budget

Environmental rights activist charges FG on post-oil era

Aviation expert says the sector hard hit by global economic recession

Shell urged to reject violence in conflict resolution

DESOPADEC to commission N10.2bn projects

Sallah: Lagos provides free BRT, LAGBUS services for residents

Okotie-Eboh family wants court to halt sale of property

Unfair practices in banks worry Labour

SALLAH: Police deploy 12,000 men in crime prone areas

Suspension of Ika council boss illegal, says Kainji

Chevron donates internet facilities to Bayelsa NUJ

IYC scribe commends Bomadi devt projects

Resort Savings plans N7bn investment in real estate

Better funding of OSIC will attract more investors — Director

Skye Bank partners British Council on manpower devt

‘Create a Cabotage task force for successful implementation’ — Igbokwe

Shippers Council boss, IBB, others bag fellowship award

Westside showcase OBO-BETTERMANN at Infrastructure 2009

Nigeria signs $1bn EU pact

NIMASA , IMSO signs LRIT agreement on maritime safety, security

Need for ICT in keeping schools’ records

Experts seek ways of transforming VTE for sustainable development

FME tasks bursars of tertiary institutions on accountability

Aluminium dealers faults CBN directives on standards

Re: Fani- Kayode: The Lies and Distortions of Owei Lakemfa

Modified ASYCUDA system to make Nigerian ports more efficient — NPA boss

Adamawa Exco approves N7bn for projects

Policeman kills two children in Ibadan hospital

Bauchi community tasks Yuguda on chiefdom

El-Rufai dares tyranny, set to return home.

Abia moves to check crime

Cleric calls for Obi’s re-election

Saraki warns NYSC members against unnecessary travels

Imo Nursing schools denied accreditation by Midwifery council

NARTO, tanker drivers threaten to boycott federal roads

Aircraft rehabilitation in Nigeria saved N1bn — Petirin

Ebonyi sponsors 15 for maritime tranning

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Culture, ingredient for economic devt …. Jonathan

Nigerians ’ll never be treated like criminals again … Akunyili

Why I want to be governor, by Soludo

Fiscal federalism, solution to N-Delta crises, says Ibori

Nigerians in Diaspora remit $10bn in 2008

N2m reward for information on Nsiegbe’s killers

Investment, Securities Tribunal to checkmate fraud—Shekarau

Anambra elders seek law on Awka Development Authority

Should I tell Mum ?

N200m wasted on review of Bendel State Laws – Oshiomhole

Infrastructure tops FG’s plan for 2010

Ibru accuses Sanusi of plotting to sell Oceanic Bank to friends

Godfathers ‘ll no longer control Edo politics, says BPC

FIFA U17: Ndanusa offers self for probe

Obienu wants Amodu in World Cup but . . .

Dismiss Ayavoro suit against Chevron, Esionwun family tells court

Fani–Kayode: Tales his father told him

GT Bank, Lagos ready for Principals Cup

Ebosa tasks govts on Polio immunisation

How Dora re-branded me

CNPP condemns exclusion of Imo, Abia in post-amnesty programme

We may not achieve vision 2020 if…Ndanusa

I want my mum off my back!

Eyadema Cup final holds Dec 10-13

FAAN records increase in aircraft, passenger traffic

Lagos lawmakers ask authorities to re-open LASU

Manifest: FRSC to clamp down on commercial vehicles

Navy intensifies training for new challenges

Fuel scarcity hits Ibadan

Bankole rules out politics in UNAAB projects

Globacom demands apology from NFF

Lawmakers flay firm’s threat to abandon recovered war explosives

Foudation to promote use of indigenous languages in schools

IGP announces new welfare package for policemen

VP to Ogbulafor: Deal with recalcitrant members

Oroye family petitions police AIG over invasion of property

76-yr-old woman kidnapped at Ibusa

Monetary provision for roads is inadequate – Frank Nneji

Bolt, Richards win Track and field Athlete of the Year Award

Ikoyi outstrokes Accra Tennis Club

Why many may not travel for Christmas

Panabiz eyes market leadership with after-sales service

Glo looks beyond Nigeria, Ghana to revolutionise Ivorian telecom market

Multi-Links Telkom wins best broadband internet award

APC launches energy efficient back UPS

Anabel mobile wins best Indigenous Mobile Innovator of the year

Bermuda 2009: Leaping forward with ICT

Resourcery named cisco partner of the year

ANAMBRA 2010: Open campaigns yet to begin

Science & Tech wk: Lagos re-awakens youths with ICT

2011 Presidency: Gov Sambo’s ambition ruffles Aso Rock

19 protesting ex-militants in Police net

Commuters experience hardship over ban on Okada

UUTH Calabe gets new CMD

Nigeria bad omen for Egypt – Kalu

For Sallah, the prices of rams soar and soar

The Courage To Challenge

NFF place N1 billion tag on Eagles

Community alleges marginalisation

Bankole asks Ecowas to sanction corrupt leaders

PDP has failed Nigerians, says Ezeoke

Nasarawa codemns poor pilgrims’ accommodation in Mecca

2010 budget: Presentation no guarantee for early passage

Enugu digital map to gulp N467m

Jonathan, wife to host Ijaw students in Abuja

Akomas makes case for micro-finance banks

Imo to conduct LG election, plans 3,000 jobs

ANCOPSS president warns students against exam malpractice

Monday, November 23, 2009

Joint sitting: Reps can sue Senate …. Court

Sale of Govt houses: Senate indicts Bode George, Ogunlewe, Azazi, others

Battle for my mandate not over, says Andy Uba

Forgery : Police lose bid to send Aregbesola to prison

Ibori: Anxiety in Asaba as Judge shifts ruling again

NPAN flays devilish Press Bill

Jonathan assures on steady power supply next year

Project Uduaghan inaugurates natn’l exco

Man dies in hotel room after sex

Ekaette protests House C’ttee’s attacks

Gunmen kill 2 cops, kidnap two pupils in P-Harcourt

PPA chieftain carpets Gov Chime

At last a Police Barracks with water, thanks to RCCG

Groups, communities to hold public hearing on PIB

NASS can’t create new states ….Apugo

Niger suspends 17 officials for alleged fraud

Ex-militant, Maciver, 200 others screened for LG polls

Amaechi cuts short foreign trip over Nsiegbe’s death

Akpoyibo urges Nigerians to be security conscious

Strike looms in varsities over ‘no work, no pay’ rule

Govt tasked on N-Delta

Aims of Media Merit Award, by Odunewu

Count Army out of politics, says Danbazau

Budget: Obahiagbon blasts lawmakers

Yar’Adua flies to S-Arabia for medical check-up

Abia targets N1bn IGR

Women blame UNIPORT rape, death on FG

PPA repositions, harps on discipline among members

The world ignores us

U-17 football championship: Probing the LOC

The Law and Gospel views on Christian marriage and divorce (5)

N-Delta: Ibori seeks fiscal federalism

Senate, Reps get N4trn 2010 budget today

Police foil kidnap of 5-yr-old, arrest suspects

Oshiomhole offers employment to Auchi Poly’s best

Edo PDP faults AC’s claim on Anenih

EFCC gives bank debtors 2-week ultimatum

SPDC achieves record gas production

VT Leasing to list on NSE by 2011

Housing data in focus as Wall Street rally pauses

Chevron records 317% increase in Q3 PAT

NLNG gets new DMD

NNPC, Rivers government to resuscitate Obigbo gas plant

TUC gives tips on successful deregulation

Mobil Producing renews JV leases

World Bank urges FG to extend EITI to solid mineral

Shittu on recovery road

Gov’s Squash: Nigerian players dare rest of Africa

Ghana move to South Africa

Obudu LOC unveils package for media race

Bayero University ready for WAUG Games

Chuka Momah decries dissolution of Tennis board

2010: Amodu needs help, Ikpeba insists

Amodu remains our head coach, Lulu

NGSA completes mapping of Nigerian minerals

Rimas B.V and PSC Industries to set up solar school

UNICEF, ECOWAS celebrate Child’s Rights

UNFPA to parner Benue on HIV/AIDS, others

Ebonyi HIV/AIDS’ cases drops

Activist chides Enugu over property demolition

Abia NNPC depot to reopen soon

Abuja carnival: We spend N20m on Durbar, by Dangote

Forum warns against imposition of LG chairmen

2,045 Christian pilgrims arrive in Jerusalem

Borno PDP: Let’s suppress our individual ego, says Ciroma

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Group blasts Kalu for shunning Imo Assembly

Don’t destabilise Edo, Oshiomhole warns Anenih

Clark, groups kick against Ibori’s choice as UNIBEN lecturer

IBB advocates creation of state police

Aviation minister raises alarm over state of Benin airport

Bureaucracy grounds N200bn Agric credit fund

Gov Obi, community fight over land revocation

44 political parties rate Sambo’s performance low

Judge blasts Police over poor handling of criminal cases

Nigeria, Serbia sign agreement on political dialogue, others

Ceding 76 oil wells to A-Ibom has caused hardship – Imoke

Vandals strip community’s transformer

Public servants urged to follow Uduaghan’s vision

Divided National Assembly


Banks to slash workers’ pay

Budget row: Yar’Adua summons Mark, Bankole

Emulate Chevron, Uduaghan tasks oil firms

Over 400 pipelines vandalised in N/Delta – PLAN

Legs of God… Hand of God

‘Report on Constitution review ready soon’

Abike Dabiri’s heretical Bill

Community decries intimidation by oil firms

Chukwuweika acquitted on fake drugs charges

Cross Rivers to strenghten relationship with Oceanic Bank

NAICOM clamours media support against unethical practices

Experst training of artisans to curb building collapse

Gloryland Trust International to build Housing Estate for seniors citizens

FHA commissions 240 unit estate in Abuja

PMIs should divest from property development, REDAN

SEC suspends two stockbroking firms for infractions

Microfinance Banks: New era beckons as apex body takes off


Coke unveils Team for Global Happiness expedition

Yuletide Campaign : Mouka foam announces winners

Guinness 250yrs promo: Nigerian emerges winner

DHL at 40, builds N405m new facility in Nigeria

CSR: Indomie restates commitment

“South Africa 2010 FIFA World Cup™, here I come” Says Diamond Bank’s customer

Nigeria renews three ExxonMobil oil licences

Babalola advises states, LGs to upscale infrastructural development

Re-branding: Nigerians should tell our story, not foreigners — Akunyili

Sani Emmanuel dedicates award to less privileged

Gov Imoke to flag off Obudu Mountain Race

Access Bank customers to watch live UEFA games

Amateur League holds seminar, draws in Abuja

NOC brouhaha: Ekeji terms it ‘executive rascality’

Why fuel scarcity persists

Galadima rules out foreign coach for Eagles

Amodu to meet Technical Committee

Lawyer lauds Delta Gov on DESOPADEC staff

ICC expresses concern over Naira depreciation

Skye Bank partners Spirit of David on entrepreneurship

Banks pay 35% less for deposit insurance

NYSC commends ETB on support for arts and culture

Intercontinental Bank rewards customers in anniversary promo

Citibank clinches Euromoney award for global cash management

GT Assurance to extend insurance services to grassroots populace

Peugeot 307 Sedan Production lines commissioned

Italy judge rejects block of Eni in Nigeria

LG boosts corporate profile, commissions computer lab in Unilag

Unilever takes Sunlight 2-in-1 detergent to markets

ADVAN embraces data compilation, networking to reposition Assoc

Unity Bank to adopt new corporate identity

Governors Agree on New Tax Laws to Earn More Revenue

Minister constitutes committee on vessel explosion

With telemedicine, no Nigerian should seek medical treatment abroad — LUTH CMD

Bermuda 2009 : Leaping forward with ICT

APC opens swap centre in Lagos for local customers

Tri-Continental, IBM host dynamic infrastructure seminar in Lagos

MTN crowns customers

MTN Foundation: Empowering the physically challenged

TI rating: Leaders must redouble efforts against corruption – Cleric

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Senators/Reps face-off claims first victims

Amnesty, deregulation and the fate of Nigeria (2)

My sons gave me back my love life – Victor, middle-aged

MEND leaders disagree over Aaron Team’s parley with Yar’Adua

Firm cited in Nigeria’s banknote printing bribery suspends 2 executives

ASUU’s strikes, the day after

The invisible

Now the time is ripe

Ribadu faults court’s order: ‘There is no substance to this case’

Azikiwe, 1904-1987

End of Holy War : Ofoegbu makes peace with Muoka

Connecting to God’s miracle network!

How we foiled Atiku’s plot to take Yar’Adua’s ticket, by Jibril Aminu

2011: ‘Sambo under pressure’

The fallacy of the amnesty programme

‘Africa’s first tug master’ is no more

Will Alao-Akala get third term in guise of second term?

Beyond Transparency International’s rating

Banks reform: 100 days after CBN intervention, Oceanic Bank repositions for greater efficiency

Do you live close to an LPG storage or oil product tank farm?

CIA tasks organizations on cost optimization

Customs acquires helicopters to fight smuggling

Rot in Aviation sector requires concerted effort —Tukur

NOC eligibility: Momah clears air on Ndanusa

Oyinlola promises to re-organize Golf calendar

Qualifying for World Cup was a dream come true- Obi

FIFA U-17 WORLD CUP : Diplomacy, sports and Ogun State

Angola 2010: Amodu cautious, Oliseh warns as Eagles draw Egypt, Mozambique

Senate-House face off : Beyond the distractions

Badejo says no to deregulation

Soludo will make Anambra Africa’s Dubai – Anaekwe

Police at war with bank, receiver manager

Asset Declaration: Police ordered to arrest Ribadu

KOK out, Segun Arinze in

Crises in Imo communities

Yar’Adua asks security agencies to protect corps members

Is this David still on his Mark?

Expedite elections petitions – Ahamba

VP to commissions new production line for Peugeot

Friday, November 20, 2009

Clark alleges plot to distort facts in Ibori case

JTF takes over possession of camp 5

Before we drown in corruption

Families receive remains of crashed Beechcraft victims

Minister constitutes committee on vessel explosion

Yoruba Romance premiere tomorrow

Sultan of Sokoto is 4th most influential monarch in Africa

Untold story of Lillian Bach

*the Ikemba speaks

The price I’m paying as a Public servant by Dora Akunyili

Abia gov’s wife not involved in financial fraud, says Comm.

Don’t exclude leaders in resolving N’Delta crisis,says Ohakim

Sexcapaids premieres @ National Theatre

Switzerland orders Abacha’s $350m seized

Robbers kill 3 policemen in bank robbery

Judiciary, only hope for justice – Oshiomhole

Blame decline in legal education on poor university system says Don

Minister assures on police welfare, debunks fraud allegation

Light up someone’s life by giving

I disobeyed my dad to become an actor – Olu Jacobs

Gani’s chamber riles CBN on IBB golf sponsorship

Navy committed to policing waterways, Ibrahim

Budget 2011: Anenih appeals to Senate, Reps, blasts Ogbulafor

Riot in prison over Bode George

FG declares Nov. 26, 27 as public holidays

Journalism isn’t where you get your reward in naira, kobo – Aderinokun

Bollywood meets Nollywood @ Ion Intl. film festival

Vivian Ejike’s Silent Scandals out

FASHION FLAIR HELP LINE : I want my skin to glow

Online shop launched in Nigeria

Sights from Ikorodu fashion show

Nkem Owoh bounces back

Jimmy Cliff, Alpha Blondy named ECOWAS Ambassadors

Amodu not the problem of our football — Galadima

It’s too early to call for Amodu’s sack — Obienu

CISAC trains MCSN Staff

Trybson out with Dudukoko

Lagos on Fire as MTN NIMUFEST kicks off

TFA breezes through Enugu, PH Accra

NOC Election : Crisis looms for Nigeria sports

Fashola, Mamora for paragon awards

How football fans reacted to the World Cup ticket

2010 World Cup : Kanu harps on early preparation

Those who produce fake product in Nigeria

Unworthiness of microfinance banks in Nigeria

Euphoria, as FLP hosts the continent in 2010

Baribote vies for NPL board

Enyimba/Heartland: It’s war in Aba

Rangers defeat Bayelsa as Premier League return

‘Sharks Stadium will be ready in six weeks’

Olusa is Total 2009 champion

NGF begins a new dawn with President Cup

Governor’s Cup Uduaghan to tee off tourney

College prof explains the ‘Woods effect’

Christians are more than Moslems – Bishop Okonkwo

Accra Tennis Club storm Lagos

Rocks Cricket battle Ibeju Lekki at Unilag Oval

Let’s have faith in Amodu, Chukwuma, urges NFF

If you caught your husband and maid in the act, what will you do?

Budget: Rep expresses disgust over selective implementation

Topleaders conference holds in Ghana

V-C makes case for African varsities’ collaboration

FG to spend N350m on Onitsha waste mgt

Hope rises for oil discovery in Benue Trough

Imo orders contractors back to site

Group refutes alleged funding by Presidency

CD demands compensation for Umunya accident victims

Thursday, November 19, 2009

Kaduna ANPP moves to discipline Buhari

Pensioner dies awaiting entitlements

VP leads Soludo’s campaign

Co-convicts stall Bode George’s appeal

Kudirat: Court rejects documents to nail Al-Mustapha

Land charges: No going back on increase — Aliero

Ekwueme blames constitution lapses on military

Workers mourn slain coal miners

Soyinka’s tirades on Iwu, self-serving…. INEC

Reps blast Ekaette, Orubebe over rot in N’ Delta Ministry

Garuba raises alarm over crime rate

Ex-militants raped 12 UNIPORT students, says V-C

Promote Amodu TM, appoint Keshi coach

2011: No electoral reforms, no free and fair poll, say Soyinka, Maitama Sule, Tinubu

Gbaregolor, Esanma land crisis: Delta govt gets 24-hr ultimatum

NIGER DELTA: Those Who Dare Are Winning!

Navy goes tough on impersonators

2011 polls: Delta police asks for more arms

Sharing in Mandela’s legacy

The Romance and Beauty of Politics in Nigeria

Group gives failed NDDC contractors ultimatum

Budget: PDP backs Reps against Senate

You no ‘Gree!

Beyond imperial governors

Sagay, others make fresh call for sovereign confab

Is it possible to restructure Nigeria ?

The Nigerian Press and Practice of Journalism Council Bill (5)

Police foil robbery attempt, kill one

Man, 32, kills 2-yr-old son over witchcraft

Idahosa is Edo acting CJ

FG begins payment of N65,000 monthly allowance to ex-militants

Andy Uba was misinformed by his lawyers — Robert Clarke (SAN)

Zain records $6.1bn turnover Q3 turnover

GMO rice: US suit confirms contamination in Nigeria, ERA

Nestle takes Maggi Mixpy to Enugu, Onitsha, Jos

Champion Breweries extends products’ presence in six South-South states

South Africa 2010: Hand it to France?

Ohakim calls for expansion of Internal Generated Revenue

Ex-CBN gov makes case for education

Protest as airline serves passengers stale snacks

WTM: Nigeria set to be leading African tourist destination

Ruling class can’t rescue Nigeria from poverty, says Fashina

Don’t sack Amodu, Edo chief begs

Group congratulates Odemwingie

R-E-V-E-A-L-E-D! Why Eaglets lost U-17 World Cup

UNAD hikes school fees by 400 per cent

Amodu reveals how Lulu stopped his resignation

Police asks vigilante groups to register

CAT clears Ndanusa for NOC elections

Mohammed identifies causes of decline in legal education

2010 World Cup: Amodu knows fate next week

EU to build 1,200 micro projects in N’Delta

HIV/AIDS : US increases funding in Africa

Ajasin Foudation, ICPC collaborate on code of conduct

Arik Air begins direct flights to London next week

Imo govt involves youths in Ahiajoku Lecture

LG boss seeks law on tenure extension

Nigeria, 12 others rated yellow fever-prone

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Senate pledges good treatment for Uwais’ report

Ondo: Police probe road project scam

Injunctions bane of corruption war ….EFCC boss

Imo Assembly orders Orji Kalu’s arrest

Onovo clears air on Aquitane, Finbank saga

INEC, Police assure on Anambra guber election

2011: Sambo donates campaign car to Yar’Adua

Winning Anambra election ‘ll be dauting, says Ogbu

SERAP to Commission : Ask FG to drop anti-Media Bill

Reps approves $500m loan for amnesty, railways

Lease of dams : Oni seeks monarchs’ assistance

Jonathan tasks energy investors on capacity building

ANAMMCO workers protest alleged corruption

FEC okays N21bn for MDGs

Fight Press Council Bill, SERAP tasks African rights commission

Ogbeha, Obadan disagree with Soyinka on Senate President’s defence of Iwu

Industrialist, tenants at war over threat of eviction

Attah : A visionary statesman at 71

The Nigerian Press and Practice of Journalism Council Bill (4)

Female varsity students to benefit from special scholarship scheme

CBN restricts use of BAs by banks

Speak out INEC

Resign or face legal battle, Edo PDP warns defected LG bosses

Strong indigene, weak citizen (2)

Corruption rating: FG blames Private Sector

C-River PFN hails state First Lady’s care for children

Our policy is sound education for all, says Oshiomhole

Maryam Babangida…. Obituary for the living

Four UNIPORT unions on strike over ex-militants’ rampage

Ondo communities appeal to govt over bunkering

N161m fraud: EFCC opposes Haruna’s request for travel documents

They don’t have the powers to disqualify me, Ndanusa

Eagles need restructuring, Odegbami

Danladi Bako, Bello-Osagie congratulate Eagles

VP tasks sports administrators on facilities

Senate, Reps in budget presentation face-off

Age cheat: Adokiye calls for serious thinking

Sagbama LGA lifts Penawou Peace/Unity Cup

Police arrest three kidnappers in Ogun

Akpabio tasks civil servants on policies’ reforms

Int’l firm to invest $30bn in N/Delta

Don’t sack Amodu, Sofoluwe

C/River IGR hits N6.5bn

UNIPORT pleads for time over alleged post-graduate scam case

NOC disqualifies Ndanusa

WEMA Bank to sell UTME forms

PENCOM gives guidelines for administration of gratuity

ICAN Harps on Reliable Financial Statements

Unionists, activists rally for Oshiomhole’s govt

Savannah Sugar staff strength increases to 5,000

Lagos partners Egyptian firm on local transformer manufacture

Oluwadare joins AIAE as Communication Mg

Diamond Bank empowers entrepreneurs

Miswa Chemicals to establish in Nigeria

We are using Decent Jobs to tackle poverty …. Oshiomhole

Udenwa inaugurates National Focal Point Committee

Firm threatens to abandon recovered war explosives

APM terminals debunks media report on unfair labour practices

NANTS identifies constraints to development of transport sector

Judges brainstorm on cabotage law

NPA boss decries expansion of port facilities

APM Terminals install N52 million Crane Simulator at Apapa port

‘Don’t allow carpet industry to die’, MAN

FG pledges support for drug research

Lagos warns against fuel hoarding, indiscriminate parking

Yabatech to honour students, stakeholders at 26th convocation

Secondary schools jostle for LIRS essay competition

Crawford Varsity holds maiden convocation

NASB to introduce Accounting Standards for SMEs, Others

How insurance industry will gross N1.1trn in 3years

Okomu Oil records 89% dip in third quarter profit

More winners emerge in Diamond Bank savings promo

FADAMA III: Anambra disburses N50m

Group honours Gani

Imo seeks France’s assistance on language centres

Imo to employ more health workers

FG to reposition tourism for greater revenue

Eferakeya tasks community leaders on peace, unity

Mamamu charges N/Delta students on credible election

Senator decries poor infrastructure at NTA Okigwe

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Police kill one, arrest 27 students in ESUT riot

Osun: AC, impotent political factor in S’West, says Omisore

Reps begin fresh probe of National ID card scam

2011: No vacancy in Aso Rock, PDP tells Govs

Lynda Chalker tasks FG on judicious use of N200bn amnesty fund

Senate flays govt’s poor budget implementation

Fashola presents N430bn 2010 budget

IMF seeks action on bank failures in Nigeria

US shelves rating for Nigeria’s aviation

UNIPORT students protest, demand relocation of ex-militants

Akunyili tasks TWOWS on promotion of gender related issues

Aondoakaa dissociates self from NBA leadership crisis

Edo PDP squandered billions in 10 yrs….Edebiri

Family drags Chevron to court over alleged diversion of compensation

Kwara boosts health care with N2bn diagnostic centre

JTF warns against violence in N/Delta

We’ll win 2011 polls without Muazu, says Yuguda’s aide

Metu rallies support for Soludo

TMG raises alarm over anti-graft campaign

How Northern leaders tried to reject power

Oshiomhole lauds Yar’Adua over Operation Thunderstorm

Beyond Oshiomhole’s theoretical pontifications

Iva Valley Massacre: Sixty years of struggle

Why encourage youths to have sex?

Park dedication brings Justice Okunola back to life

The Nigerian Press and Practice of Journalism Council Bill (3)

Obi, Assembly biker over ANSIEC composition

Senate chides contractors handling S-East roads

Clergy lauds Yar’Adua’s on amnesty

AC voids sack of Ondo exco

2011: Don’t heat up polity, Daniel tells politicians

Media chiefs stress need for Ombudsman

Sweet and sour notes from Senators’ retreat

Edo Chief Judge slumps, dies in Abuja

Corruption: Nigeria’s rating plunges, ranked 130th

Economic recession: CPN, ALTON proffer survival strategies for ICT sector

Another Swiss Shock for Nigeria

Urhobo youths group opposes imposition of leaders

Obi of Onitsha hails Achebe on Things Fall Apart

All set for Akwa Ibom, Mobil zonal athletics finals

Cyclists storm Lagos today for ECOWAS tour

Don’t sack Amodu now

NFF to shop for foreign technical adviser

Corruption: Court dismisses Fayose’s application

NDLEA nabs woman with 92 wraps of heroine

Protesting LASU students go wild

Single financial industry regulator unworkable, says NAICOM

Credit card defaults fall, but delinquencies up

CBN is to be blamed for MFBs’ woes, Olowu

TD announces winners on Laptomania promo

TEXT 4 MILLIONS GRAND FINALE:Glo makes roadside electrician N30m richer

ComBIT expo challenges govt on digital harvest

Nigeria to host WISTA regional headquarters

Anabel mobile slashes phone price by 10%

Signal Alliance becomes best Microsoft enterprise advisor

WISTA set out guiding parameters for harnessing benefits of ICT

Nigerian Army holds confab

Plans to scrap NIMASA uncovered

Contribution of the private sector to Nigeria’s underdevelopment

Firm introduces caffeine-free drink with Elderberry lime-ginger

ring Bank, Mega plaza collaborates, launches online shopping

Why we introduced Peak milk in evaporated sachet, Friesland MD

Management shortcomings hinders innovation, Accenture research

Geo-Fluids shareholders’ funds hit N6.4bn, targets listing 2010

Stanbic IBTC floats N2bn fixed income funds’ offer

Anambra NMA educates voters

ECN wants energy integrated into national devt plans

UN security: Nigeria pledges to work with Brazil

Anambra teachers get pay rise

Maternal mortality rises

Road accident: HURIWA to sue govt

Abia to eradicate Polio

CNPP asks NJC to probe Bauchi CJ

U-17 World Cup:Painful fall of the Eaglets

$590m saved from bloated contracts, says BPP boss

N2bn scam: Workers protest against MD

Labour Minister decries sack in banks

EFCC urged to enforce Public Procurement Act

Police parade 25 suspected criminals

Monday, November 16, 2009

How to generate more IGR, by Oshiomhole, Imoke

Apugo blasts Ike Nwachukwu peace c’ttee

Fresh crisis rocks Anambra PDP

Labour petitions Minister over activities of Obajana cement

Africa’s failed asset?

Imo not bankrupt, says Ohakim’s aide

Ex-Senator, PDP chieftain escape death in Benue boat mishap

No surprises here

WACN tackles HIV transmission

Attacks on Anenih, ploy to cover up non-performance – Edo PDP

IGP uged to release detained ex-militants

Stakeholders warn against toxic Press Council Bill

Where is the equity?

FG steps up integration of mental health into PHC

Idris seeks better health habits amongst Nigerians

Population Council worries over maternal health

Marketers, NNPC trade blames as fuel crisis worsens

A/Ibom to identify with Arik Air

Cornerstone Insurance introduces Health First

The Law and Gospel views on Christian marriage and divorce (4)

Rescue Edo PDP, party chieftain appeals to NEC

Social health insurance: “Amended NHIS Act ‘ll make participation compulsory”

US-based doctor kidnapped in Edo

Utuama advocates death penalty for kidnappers

An amnesty dead on arrival

Senate tasks Yar’Adua on 2nd Niger bridge

Uduaghan asks oil firms to relocate hqtrs

CJN accuses govs of hindering justice

Bode George’s appeal for Thurs

Court okays Soludo for Anambra poll

Youths sack oil company

Reps to review NYSC bill

NNDC boss blames delay in project execution on banks

Ogbia students get N80,000 Ikisikpo Foundation grant

Kanu: I will quit after World Cup

Brazil bury Nigeria on Dubai sand

Jack Warner commends Ndanusa

2010 WORLD CUP:Senators hail Eagles, demand Amodu’s sack

I’m alive, says Maryam Babangida

Lamentation as inferno razes millions

Arik hits New York November 29

Overland Airways expands operations on Katsina-Abuja route

Afriqiyah Airways takes delivery of Airbus A319 aircraft

MAKIA’s ultra-modern domestic terminal building ready for commissioning

Emirates’ half year profit hits $205 million

Hajj 2009: FG sets up monitoring committee to ensure pilgrims’ welfare

Airlines’ bailout: Govt awaits 10-man committee report

Masters energy berths 5000MT AGO vessel

Reps exonerates PPMC of wrongdoing

NEITI moves towards eradication of poverty

First Bank Congratulates Eaglets, Nigerians

Igbuya commends Uduaghan

Gbekebor warns Obotebe monarch on planned tour

Bayelsa withholds Kolo Creek Nov allocation

Patriotism marks Nigeria qualification

LASU students protest VC’s stay

Yar’Adua, Compaore discuss Guinean crisis

Man dies vandalising PHCN installation

Power: Polish firm to build coal plant in Nigeria

Precious Mines targets 51% of local demand for solid minerals

MFB associations harmonised, tasked on crisis of confidence

Daukoru harps on optimising returns on petroleum

No provision for expatriate quota in PIB, Oil workers

Barron’s: Africa’s fields of dreams

MEND dismisses amnesty programme

Three students killed in inter-varsity shoot-out

Apugo rallies support for Orji over PPA ‘bondage’

Jonathan tasks African leaders on potentials

Edo teachers to enjoy TSS from January 2010

Nigeria ’s crude oil production hits record 2.4 million bpd

Journalists threaten hunger strike over failed S-East roads

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Gas supply has improved, 600Mw realisable – Minister

10 communities get micro enterprises equipment

Amaechi scores councils bosses low

Relocate NNPC HQ to N-Delta, Amaechi urges FG

We ‘ve achieved 90% budget implementation – Aliero

1 dead, monarch’s house torched over transformer vandalisation

Editors reject Press Council Bill

Only 3 banks sick last December – NDIC

Gunmen attack Bayelsa PDP Chairman’s home

Enugu, Chinese firm sign MoU on cement

3 PDP commissioners, victims of cross fire – Oshiomhole

In the matter of Chukwudi and co

Reps faults fertiliser plant’s privatisation

The Nigerian Press and Practice of Journalism Council Bill(1)

N2.3bn road contract: Gov Shema hails Yar’Adua

Strong indigene, weak citizen

Kaduna byepass: FG threatens to revoke contract over delay

Govs, experts parley on growing non-oil sector

Osuofia: Rage against kidnappers

Vanguard declared best media as Lagos Trade Fair ends

Petroleum Industry Bill over due, says Uduaghan

2011: Govs Sambo, Shekarau in race for Presidency

Old Ewu Road neglected, abandoned

Imo identifies 460 erosion sites

Former Ondo govs laud Mimiko

Cancer kills 7.4m people

Police nab alleged kidnappers of Perm Sec

Complaints about the central switch are double talk, NISS BOSS

Borno NUJ elects new exco

Jigawa earmarks $12.6m for community-based projects

Discontent over implementation of National Central Switch

Togo, Gabon qualify for African Cup of Nations

Cameroon qualify for World Cup

Nigeria’s dressing room ‘all wild’ after World Cup qualification, official

010 World Cup: South Africa congratulates Eagles, pledges support

Nigeria confronts Brazil on the sands of Dubai

1st ECOWAS Cycling Tour flags-off Nov 19 in Lagos

Age scandal: Blatter gives Nigeria clean bill

Ahell’s Gbaran-Ubie project gulps $1bn

Players are the heroes, Amodu

Champions Switzerland wins 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup

Switzerland lifts U-17 trophy

NFF set to dump Amodu, goes for foreign coach

AASDU, AMBRA task Anambra on investment

Starcomms launches first in Nigeria listen to bible

Entrepreneur is creating a new generation of Nigerian businesses, Edozien

APCON calls for amendment of its Act

FMBN re-positions, renews corporate identity

$1m promo: We are continuing the tradition of social giving, Etisalat CEO

Ailing economies: NIMN advocates marketing values

LG introduces Borderless TV

Cleric indicts Christian leaders over nation’s political crises

Trade fair should capture more global markets, Gov Ameaechi

Deregulation: Group calls for time frame to end importation

Ministry, NGO partner on prevention of blindness

Cadbury, Alumaco posts N1.5bn loss, as shares value dips by N40bn

Maritime union, APMT on war path over alleged unfair labour practices

BUA Sugar targets NSE listing

FMBN moves to boost Morgage, embarks on debt recover

Akwa Ibom approves N27bn for housing development

Nigeria requires N59trn to meet housing deficit

Oyo: PDP wins rerun polls amidst complaints


Presbyterian Church plans confab on national values

Why govs support deregulation – Shekarau

Saturday, November 14, 2009

Clear Skin

Foods that contain preservative chemicals, artificial flavouring and colouring may also lead to breakouts

ARESUVA returns life to National Gallery

Pentecostal statesmanship

Adamu Ciroma’s resignation deepens ABU VC succession crisis

Shell sponsors road safety photo exhibition

Illustrated Things Fall Apart for presentation

Abuja adorns new look as carnival counts down


Nutrition And Cancer: What Link?

Senate hinges 2010 budget approval on implementation of 2009 budget

On Ojukwu and war

Oyo rerun polls characterised by shootings, ballot box snatching

Come let’s visit the NASS

N3.5bn crime control money not missing, says minister

What Nigerians didn’t know about the Andy Uba case, by Olisa Agbakoba

Yar’Adua meets MEND’s Aaron team

Why Oshiomhole, Edo lawmakers were initially at loggerheads

Amnesty, deregulation and the fate of Nigeria

The Amanze Obi phenomenon

ANDY UBA: How Aondoaaka calmed an agitated Yar’Adua

Eagles have lifted our spirit, OGD


Anambra’s litany of cases

JD7 launches ready-to-wear collection

Face of Sleek contest: Finalists emerge

DRY, COARSE HAIR:Moisture Is The Key

Walid Atallah’s Flamboyant Collection At NYCW

2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup:Who wears the crown, Nigeria or Switzerland?

Nwosu tips Eaglets for cup

Governor Daniel charges Eaglets to soar

Kenyan chef roots for Eaglets

Ogunjobi urges Eaglets to win title for NFF

Paul, Eaglets’ dimunitive goal-tender

Emmanuel, Borja chase top scorer’s award

Andy Uba’s supporters disappear from Appeal Court

GKS makes new inroads with Freedom Day Fiesta

You can operate in the supernatural! (3)

Bode George and EFCC : Time to dare

Before we join the 20, in 2020

Anenih’s dialogue with the future

Masters of the universe

Confession of some unrepentant sexecutives!

Nigeria lands in South African 2010

PDP dominance of the South-West is over – Lam Adesina

Expect rise in kidnapping, assassination – Detective Olumide

A Senate retreat and its pending issues

How soldier was attacked – OP mesa commander

Wande Coal bumps into Warri crowd

70 yr old man jailed for battering wife over sex

Fresh hopes for Nigerian economy as oil hits $79 pbl

Friday, November 13, 2009

My verdict on the “chief justice”

Deregulation blues

Marginalising the Igbo may break up Nigeria

Release corpse of my husband !

DPR to auction diverted or hoarded petroleum products

Igbo marginalisation can break up Nigeria – Uwechue

AC, PDP tangle in Ibadan fed constituency re-run today

Nigerians can travel without visa to South Africa next year – Buba Marwa

Verdict on Uba: … We are vindicated, says PDP

My story on Abiola’s trial – Justice Mustapha

Militants to reconcile Gov Amaechi, Ateke Tom

Andy Uba: Ngige applauds verdict

I am a seductress, says Sapphire

Our politicians are selfish – Obele

PDP and the rest of us

We install 75% N’Delta govs in power, says Tompolo

CBN appoints advisers for troubled banks

I took up comdey to survive hardship

Over age scandal:How NFF bigwigs helped Eaglets evade 2nd MRI test

Benue Fashion Week debuts

President of world fashion council comes to Nigeria

Face of Sleek Contest: 23 emerge from Abuja screening

Style Tips to Make You Look Slimmer

How to develop Niger -Delta using Vision 20: 2020

The tacky look called swagger

Lower div club exposes Harambee Stars for Eagles

Eagles Nairobi flight bungled, depart 12 hrs late

2010:Day of reckoning finally here for Eagles

Siasia’s fears for Eagles, as Adepoju, Ikpeba think Tunisia

Bassey hopeful on Eagles but…

Concentrate on Nairobi battle, Okocha advises Eagles

FOURSQUARE Church gets new General Superintendent next year

Gomber urges Yar Adua to probe LOC

Drumbeat for Aluko .. as writers celebrate his 50 years of writing

Royal Arts Academy berths in Nollywood

Eucharia Anunobi, Shan George turn comedians

Paul Adams’ Lifestyle hits airwave soon

LytRule hops in with Luv Maga

Why flog women for wearing bras

Without life we cannot hope

Jimmy Jatt & Dakore to compere Best of Nollywood Awards

Imoke vows to reposition Cross River

Did S/Court uphold or quash Andy Uba’s ‘mandate’?

BREAKING NEWS: Appeal Court throws out Andy Uba’s suit to rule after Obi

Know your blood group, commissioner advises women

Group threatens court action over comments against PHCN

Benue to sanction spend-thrift LG bosses over N2bn Excess Crude Account

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Reps query minister over N3.5bn

……And the dog came to Church

NBA national officers’ face-off depeens

419: I gave them N1.3m to buy holy perfume, says victim

Ohakim: Appeal court reserves judgment

Rep seat: Obot can’t jail Iwu, says INEC

Anyaoku to INEC, FG: Don’t rig Anambra polls

Minister’s comment stalls N352bn budget

Uneasy calm as court rules on Uba’s case today

Foursquare ousts Badejo

IPAN boss tasks govts on public health

Lagos to sanction Games Village residents, others over wastes

Police nab 18 suspected killers of Ekiti SARS boss

Transparency panacea against corruption – Cleric

Continue the good job, lawyer tells Uduaghan

Shareholders get CBN nod to recapitalise banks

THE POLITY – Some matters arising

Anambra PDP EXCO dissolution: Facts of the matter

Yar’Adua blames Anambra crisis on Ogbulafor

South Africa, going Zimbabwe’s way

Electoral Reform will promote advancement of democracy – Rep.

N200b Ecological Fund

No shaking – For now at least!

Crossing The Red Sea!

‘Corruption can only be defeated by its victim’

Anambra needs game changer with vision – Obieke

NNPC takes over 133 stations

Anambra: Appeal Court Panel is constitutional

Judgment is here!

Rising oil price harmful – Experts

Sokoto Customs Command generates N202m in 9 months

Bayelsa House shuns court order on SIEC commissioner

Andy Uba : The answer lies in the law

Uduaghan faults call to disband Abbe’s c’ttee

Tunisians ready to shed blood against Mozambique


Coach forbids officials to monitor Nigeria/Kenya

KENYA Vs NIGERIA: Eagles’ last chance, Odiaka

CD denies membership of Anambra rights group

Court rejects Al-Mustapha’s plea

We can beat Tunisia, but can you beat Kenya?

Obi gets ANCOPSS award

Women protest ritual killings in Imo

Enugu begins deworming

Aviation managers tasked on women training

FG signs N33bn Ajaokuta-Warri rail line contract

Soyinka warns on 2011 polls under unacceptable electoral rules

FCT teachers protest non-payment of salary

Poor funding’ll mar amnesty, PPA boss warns

Kwara boat mishap: Senator debunks allegations

EU, Nigeria parley on energy security, climate change

Eaglets zoom to final

What Amodu needs to survive in Kenya

We’re in good mood for final, Emmanuel

Italy’s Minister proposes more casinos to boost tourism

Tourism has not benefitted from Olympics, Study

Nigeria shines as World travel market ends

Challenges of allocating 10% federal govt equity stakeholding in Oil companies to oil producing communities

GTBank to hold annual raffle for SKS Account Holders

NSE’s software upgrade to cost N3.6bn

Youngest millionaire emerges from Fidelity Save and Smile Promo

Blue chips’ loss drags down market value by N2bn

Financial law, regulation is designed to protect risk taker, Hon. Rabiu

Citibank restates commitment to Nigeria’s grassroots development

We won’t ban tricycle, says Imo govt

Agbo Rago is a gorilla performance …. Jelili Atiku

Cleric decries high rate of industrial dispute

FG to engage states in afforestation

Aba North LG spends N350m on devt

NRC set to pensioners 25 months arrears

Abia Assembly tasks FG on deregulation

Unions vow to resist imposition of rector

Customs Training College graduates 400 cadets

Drivers’ protest paralyses commercial activities in Abeokuta

Pensioner sends S.O.S to Army pension boss

FG buys N4.6bn generators for MMA

N30m Glo jackpot winner emerges Sunday

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Daniel flays opposition…vows to pursue people-oriented programmes

New judge for suit against Yar’Adua’s CSO

N300m budget scam: Aduku innocent ….S ‘Court

Akinrinade raises fear of Nigeria’s disintegration

World Bank’s N45bn loan for Nigeria… FEC okays Egbin Plant upgrade

Senator canvasses death penalty for corrupt public officials

Jos riots anniversary: Former minister calls for reconciliation

S-East govs want state of emergency on erosion menace

FG asked to make education priority

ECCIMA tasks FG on deregulation

6,000Mw: Gas flaring ends December, says Minister

900 days in office: Fashola to meet artisans, market women

AC berates DPA over Tejuosho market

Ebonyi threatens contractor

Labour tackles Union Bank over retirees’ benefits

Suswam wants automatic re-election for political office holders

Health Ministry to begin rural posting of medical doctors

Reps urge Minister to arm civil defence

Oyo: Lam, Ajimobi tackle PDP

House workers protest colleagues’ arrest

NDLEA intercepts truck-load of Indian hemp

Kufuor, Daniel, Egwu extol Obasanjo’s commitment to education

Deregulation: Expect fuel price hike – FG

Adokiye  Amiesimaka… Man of the Year

Delta Assembly slashes DESOPADEC staff salary by 30%, approves budget

Udenwa lost in action as usual

NBA boss, 3 kids kidnapped

C’ttee recommends panel to streamline DESOPADEC

Ex-militants shun FG’s post-amnesty camps

Anambra: Group berates Ojukwu over war song

Abdullahi’s INEC appeal

Ex-beauty queen, Ibinabo, escapes jail as court dimisses application

Bayelsa House backs govt’s decision on electricity tariffs

Nigeria needs to prevent another electoral debacle

FG, states, LGs to fund Police

We’re not slow, says Oshiomhole

A/Ibom names hospital after Gov’s late uncle

Ugbade calls for compact play against Spain

Sudan to host possible play-off between Algeria, Egypt

Bankole chides Ekwueme, Achebe, Anyaoku over Anambra crisis

Worgu sentenced to flogging in Sudan

Delta NUJ rejects fresh land allocation

Ajagun still savors goal against Korea

Globacom, Supporters Club mobilise Lagosians for Eaglets

ICT ‘ll eliminate inefficiency – Oshiomhole

Rewane: Ijaw group hails ruling on suspects

Odje hails Yar’Adua on 10% for oil producing communities

FG tasks states on health campaign

Ase community asked to support govt projects

U-17: FIFA raises alarm over TV scandal

David Dean to watch Eaglets

Eagles still optimistic of World Cup ticket

Labour Minister tasks IAP on Labour disputes

Yar’Adua extends D-G’s tenure

Obuh gets Flying Eagles assignment

We’ll inflict pain on Spain, Obuh

Union Bank recovers N31bn, liquidity hits 42%, Oshibodu

Red card for nudists in Lagos

FG to establish 200 cassava mills

NRC begins pensioners’ verification for pension arrears

NSE to integrate private placements into secondary market

Shareholders laud SEC on investors’ protection

Oando shares still on bid amidst technical suspension

Federal Environment Ministry partners ETB on climate change

FG to invest N23.8b in rice processing centers

Release power sector to Private investors, Stakeholder

OLAM disburses N309m loan to rice farmers in Kwara

Fair: Chinese exhibitor calls for more infrastructure

East to host 2010 Nigerian Quality Week, SON

Weigh-tech industries invests N423.9bn in Nigeria

APMT introduces automated gate system

World’s largest cruise ship debuts

Cost of funds rise as massive withdrawal hit interbank

Obafemi Awolowo Varsity’s march to self-reliance by 2012

pension: Prof. Faborode, OAU’s VC refutes workers’ allegation of double deduction

COTECNA invests in King’s College upgrade

Africa govts partner Alliance for green revolution on food security

Climate change: FG summons negotiators

Ondo to spend N150m on roads

Don urges FG to ban importation of goods

Reps probe alleged N88m LGAs award scam

Aliero dares N-Assembly over speed breakers

Bonnke visits Akala

2010: PPA candidate woos Anambra Assembly

PDP scores Abia govt low

Imo threatens tax defaulters

Money laundering: Nigeria tops GIABA’s evaluation report list

Electricity consumers attack PHCN manager

I won’t shield corrupt officials …. Yar’Adua

NICO has new Executive Secretary

No crisis in LP, says NLC

Oyo: Lam accuses PDP of stuffing ballot boxes before election

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

N5.2bn REA scam : Ugbane loses bid to quash charges

Deji : Thugs disrupt rites for new monarch

George : New rule for visitors

Deregulation: FG, labour meeting deadlocked

Calls for Aondoakaa’s sack tribalistic…. Benue elders

CDS decries high level of social vices in barracks

Swine flu: No travel restriction….FG

Deregulating the absence of governance

Abia moves against kidnappers

Our 3,000 fake teachers

Accord Party’s suit suffers setback

V-C’s job: Oshiomhole tasks Council on fairness

Edo needs N30bn to tackle Benin floods – Commissioner

Gunmen kidnap Agric Ministry’s director

Iwu’s removal won’t solve electoral problems – Mark

Elue, group back Uduaghan for 2011

Aggrieved PDP members can quit – Ogbulafor

I paid kidnappers N220m – Tompolo

‘Uduaghan ‘ll complete all devt projects’

PTF, NFF part ways

We won’t disappoint Lagos fans, Obu

C/River Assembly member’s wife kidnapped

Abia lawmakers on fresh break

Gunmen kill 2 MOPOLS in PH

A/Ibom to build 2,000 housing units

Sekibo denies decamping to AC

Bill to control land speculators in Delta under way

Group asks NAFDAC to flush out quack bakers

Osuofia: Actors desert Enugu

Enugu-PortHarcourt highway now death trap

2010: ADC candidate assures of peaceful election

Nigeria at 49: Reflections of a 49-yr old Nigerian in the diaspora

Post-amnesty: N-Delta needs peace …. Beks

Politics Special : The PFN prayer

Anambra governorship: Can Chris Uba stop Soludo?

Gov Imoke approves N590,000 for Obudu Children’s Race

Korea gives it to Eaglets

Battle of Nairobi: Kanu, 18 others train in Abuja

Sky shows as Lagos bids U-17 tourney bye

We’re strong contenders for U-17 World Cup, Obuh

Akunyili identifies three policy directions

Akunyili identifies three policy directions to sustain Nigeria’s telecom development

APC announces joint Microsoft system center alliances

At NCC summit, stakeholders advocate ICT tools for physically challenged

Why German Embassy partly suspended online visa appointment system

Sona Breweries targets increased market penetration

Use trade fairs to promote Nigerian innovations, Yar’adua

Benue Cement posts N27 bn turnover

Bears depress NSE market value by N35bn

Governors’ Forum to brainstorm on IGR

GTBank to sponsor Lagos Principal’s Cup

NDLEA boss slams insurer over poor claims settlement

IGI is official insurer for trade fair

Ghana, Gambia take turn for AIO conference

Delta development strategy is hinged on peace, security, human and infrastructural development

NCC raids pirates in computer village

Policyholders connive with lawyers to defraud insurers

ICSAN canvasses transparency in govt policies

Anambra assures on healthcare delivery

FG assures on safety, security at airports

Abia hikes land charges

Soludo’s choice followed due process, says PDP National Auditor

Stakeholders brainstorm on Anambra 2010 budget

Former LG boss docked

Pilgrimage: CAN accuses Nothern Govs of discrimination…petitions NCPC

Monday, November 09, 2009

Varsity graduate jailed 12 yrs over $2.5m scam

Poverty, bane of corruption, by expert

Presidency, Reps strike deal on royalty for oil communities

Eaglets two steps away from glory

HOS tasks new Perm Secs on performance

Plateau PDP crisis deepens

Governors seek punitive measures against illegal bunkerers

Rights group sues INEC

Heartland striker faces lengthy ban after failed drugs test

JK Randle 2009 Olympic Dinner holds Dec 8

Ibeju Lekki overpower FGC Warri

2010’ll decide our fate

Bode George loses bail bid, gets prison uniform

NDDC wants waivers for contractors

Ex-militant warns against derailing amnesty programme

Tension in Irete over alleged killings by herdsmen

Amnesty approach to N-Delta crisis

PDP chieftain hails Uduaghan’s tribunal victory

PRP leader kicks against mega party

Ex-militants strom Chevron

Akpabio tasks NYSC members’ employers on motivation

PPA condemns call for violent change

Bayelsa AC condemns alleged use of public fund for campaign

PHCN workers, FG on war path

Man, 65, dies after sex romp

A/Ibom ready to partner groups for devt

Investors’ worries heighten as companies post unimpressive result

Petrol subsidy is a waste of resources, Obi

Masters energy berths 5000MT AGO vessel

Hajj 2009: FG sets up monitoring committee to ensure pilgrims’ welfare

Virgin Atlantic instals fear-mitigating device for passengers

Nahcoaviance’s profit hits N1billion mark

Intercontinental Bank donate post graduate hostel

FG to reverse tariff on automobile imports to 40%, NAC Boss

Sekibo, others dump PDP for AC

324 Edo pilgrims leave for S/Arabia

House c’ttee on LGs declares Akampa boss best

Breaking News : Court turns down Bode George’s bail application

NSE divests from CSCS

Daukoru harps on optimising returns petroleum

NLC tasks Benue on double taxation

2005 Audit: NEITI indicts DPR, NNPC on transparency

Naval chief canvasses return of schools to missionary

Shekarau now Sardaunan Kano

FG deploys 64 midwives to FCT councils

Enugu demolishes N100m property

Yar’Adua, Fashola, others for Transparency Nigeria Award

NGO donates to less privileged children

NCPC warns estacode seeking pilgrim doctors

Abuja residents ‘ll begin to sell waste, says Aliero

Abuja orphanage homes get N2m donation

Sunday, November 08, 2009

FG pledges to upgrade Lagos-Benin road

Visa scam: Police arrest four for impersonation

N7bn boost for safer airspace

FOI bill : NGO flays lawmakers

NBA insists SAN must be abolished

ECOWAS security ministers call for check on corrupt practices at borders

Senate c’ttee challenges govt on deregulation

Private networks’ll bring in investors….NBC

A day with the braggart

Abia denies rift between Kalu and Orji

INEC explains staff deployment

Feuding Ministers

FG’s Healthcare Centre for Oshiomhole’s town

Vanguard’s correspondent loses property to fire

Niger Delta : Can Yar’Adua become the hero?

Leave Ibori alone, Igbuya begs Clark

Tompolo warns ex-militants against criminal activities

CBN ‘ll rid banks of criminals – Sanusi

Post-amnesty: Mitee, Anya advise FG

Letter to Adokiye Amiesimaka

VP makes case for prudent mgt of nation’s resources

Dealers blame fuel scarcity on PPMC

First Bank donates N1m to KHF

‘3-Point Agenda earns Uduaghan 2nd term’

Drug war! NDLEA mourns its slain operatives

Apologise to Anenih, group tells Oshiomhole

Lagos warns commercial drivers against use of unpainted buses

Death row returnees send SOS to Yar’Adua

Bauchi NAWOJ embarks on sanitation exercise

Saraki stresses importance of media to Africa’s devt

Expect more from me today

Put smiles on our faces, Ogunjobi begs Eaglets

Unijos undergraduate, Egeonu wins Etisalat’s $1m 9jillions Promo

Why MTN is focusing on SMEs, Ikpoki

Regulations to provide special ICT tools for physically challenged, underway

NICON hands over management of ECOWAS Brown Card Insurance Scheme to NIA

From Enterprise Risk Management to Governance Risk and Compliance

FHA partners developer on N26bn Abuja housing scheme

Property firm runs home promo for yuletide

Bureaucracy, infrastructure bane of morgage financing

CBN assures depositors of safety of funds

Nigeria bailout won’t push deficit over 3%, CBN

Defaulting Issuing Houses mar firm underwriting of public offerings

2010: Ogbulafor insists on Soludo’s candidature

Delta Assembly member tasked on democracy dividends

Polymer Currency: Waste, Deceit and Commonsense

First Bank banks on Eaglets against Korea

Eaglets keep their heads as they go up against Korea

Okogie tasks children on love, thanksgiving

t’s painful to lose in the final, Emetoele

Heartland were pathetic, Bassey

Why I want to continue as NOC President, Gumel

Maintain fiscal support, but devise credible exit

FCMB loan loss provisioning drags down profit

Ecobank, SMEDAN, others task Nigerians on entrepreneurial skills

SEC orders fund managers to divest from unquoted entities

Most MFIs lack sound credit products, Zattler

Return of Benin stolen artifacts: Edo seeks UN intervention

The journalist as a patriot: Onyema Ugochukwu at 65

NGO plans free motivational confab

Broadcast code compliance: NBC okays KWTV

Akwa Ibom guber race: Unmasking Udoma Ekarika

Abia guber election appeal judgment: Defending the indefensible (3)

Andy Uba: A man and his dare

I’m a natural light photographer – Tam Fiofori

In Benin, Enwonwu’s children drank from the fountain

New novel berths TM Aluko’s stroke of the Pen

Ozuruimo festival relaunches Imo culture

Nigerians will benefit from DSTV Access — Hundah

Saturday, November 07, 2009

Fear over possible arrest of Dokubo

Oyo PDP crisis worsens

Why Soyinka, Akhigbe can’t speak for N/Delta….Abbe

Will the real Ribadu stand still?

Security beefed up in Yenagoa as govs meet

The second resurrection of Jesus Ibn Maryam: A Critical Examination (3)

Young people as copy cats

Night, day: Making an economic comeback

The fixing of Mr Fix It

Bank makes fish seller instant millionaire

Man missing from NDLEA custody, family alleges

Union Bank recovers N31bn, liquidity hits 42% …. Osibodu

Nigerians don’t like Nigerians, says Andrew Young

Oshiomhole launches fresh attack on Anenih

There is no difference between PDP and PPA …. Ohakim

Ekwueme, Onyeabor Obi, wade into Anambra PDP crisis

Uduaghan : Nigeria is ignorant of climate change

2 years of Bankole in the saddle: The gains, the pains, the pitfalls

You can operate in the supernatural! (2)

How God saved my life during NADECO struggle, by Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu

Tackle corruption : Deregulation is no answer — Oritsejafor

Remove The Road Blocks, Make Life Easy

Elvis Ikechukwu wins FADAN talent hunt

NIGERIAN DESIGNERS :The New York Experience


Christopher Enuke

Naija Designers in Diaspora

The futility of targets without sustainable process and strategy

Reps declare privatisation of Kaduna fertilizer coy, illegal

Lagos chamber canvasses favourable business environment for private sector

$21bn tobacco suit: Court dismisses companies’ prayers

The decline of Nigeria’s football

It’ll be a shame if Nigeria doesn’t qualify, Essien

2010: Eagles will be in South Africa, Gen. Adebiyi assures

Eaglets performance heart-warming, says Ukadike

Why Eaglets mauled New Zealand, Coach

Constitution Review: A’Ibom presents resource control, local govt reforms

Our hospitals are guilty, Victim reacts

Celebrities gather for FADAN

Quarter final clash: Korea won’t pose a problem – Obuh

Frozen dreams come alive on FADAN runway

Clarify BEFORE Choosing a Spouse!

For writing RIP on dead son, lady poisons friend’s child, burns house

Unruly behaviour forces Bishop to shut down Parish

Friday, November 06, 2009

Deregulation: What haven’t we actually deregulated?

Marriage is a powerful covenant

Court judgement on Anambra governorship tenure was wrong – Ezeife

Nigeria heads for another debt trap, Fiscal Commission warns

Army abandons 21 years-old hawker shot by lance corporal at checkpoint

NBA criticises EFCC on debt recovery

Assembly member faults calls for Anenih’s probe by EFCC

Breathing life into Defence headquarters

54 bags of rice fell on this man and paralysed him

Abia ahead in security, peace – Nwokocha

Curse of oil: We’re learning from Nigeria’s mistakes – kuffour

Ibori vs. EFCC: Judge defers ruling till Nov 23

Civil war:Igbo leaders take on Ojukwu

PDP won’t field Gov Akala again

‘Improve storyline, production quality’ says Deepak Jain, Bollywood producer

belabouring deregulation

Deregulation: Don’t deregulate social upheaval, labour leaders warn Yar’Adua

Gun shot victims: So far, it’s all rhetorics, no action – NG0

Police express concern over rising cases of domestic violence

Lagos arrests 33 strip dancers

Winners emerge at Black Pearl hair competition

Fisher beats Kim to win World Match Play final

Total E&P golf tourney tees off

Odoh wins MicCom Golf Classic in Ada

SA Tourism to pick 3 Nigerian fans to Nairobi

Over aged saga: NFA’s reaction childish, Amiesimaka

Football criticism: Football criticism: Why Ojo-Oba must not annoy Nigerians

Eagles’ll need more than prayers to win in Nairobi, Amuneke

Anambra 2010: Still more questions than answers

We will battle Mazembe ball for ball, Emeteole

Separate Anambra politics from kidnappings

Gov Elechi moves to take over NIGERCEM from Eastern Bulkcem

Orji, Apugo settle rift

Tips To Take Off Years From Your Looks

Samini, Faze, Basket Mouth ignite NMVA ‘09

Susan Peters: Betrayed or defrauded?

Hollywood actress, Meagan Good anchors Nigerian reality TV show

Odd favours Heartland, says Ukeachu

Anglican Church: How we take care of tribal interest – Nicholas Okoh

Champion League: We will battle Mazembe

$1 billion Won’t Do It

Wuraola Ojo Memorial Golf tourney tees off Nov.11th

Anambra Knights hail Obi on devt

Fake drugs: NAFDAC employs hi-tech for spot detection

Will you allow your partner’s ex spend the night in your house?

Insurance Companies don’t need bail out fund, says NIA

Nigeria, India to strengthen investment ties

Anglican communion dismisses two priests

FG denies closure of Niger border

Omisore visits Ogbulafor, vows to win re-run poll

N75m fraud: N-Assembly canvasses sale of refineries

PDP dissolves Anambra exco, appoints caretaker committee

Oshiomhole now has the opportunity to make a difference

2009 Budget: Senate’s comment not attack, says Presidency

December target for 6,000MW shaky…. Minister

CDS inaugurates Operational Data room

Reps threaten to stall 2010 budget over N110bn MDG projects

Nigeria airspace now safer…. Omotoba

Enugu Assembly to monitor fuel stations

Legal dispute on Uyo Federal constituency seat, an embarrassment to the judiciary

Thursday, November 05, 2009

Ogbulafor dissolves Anambra PDP exco

Review of laws for social and economic development in Nigeria(2)

Probe Anenih’s tenure in Ministry of Works, EFCC told

When FIFA spoke

I’m not fighting Ibori, says Uduaghan

Bunkering: Navy arrests Lagos-bound vessel

France : Subverting the African people

Uduaghan advocates resolution of petitions before swearing in

Ibori: Counsel exonerates judge

Bayelsa farmers raise alarm over N200bn FG’s loan

Stop dealings with Obotete, Gbekebor community tells Delta govt, Agip

Rivers begs Omehia, others to partner Amaechi for devt

Soyinka for Oshiomhole anniversary lecture

For Catholic couples, a night to relax and have fun

No going back on deregulation – Yar’Adua

Amnesty: Hard Questions

The company secretary/legal adviser as the live-wire Of a business: Are women taking over? (2)

Imo Speaker over rides Ohakim, signs kidnapping law

Elechi directs councils to pay severance benefits

Ondo Assembly resumes sitting

“We want young people to know that excellence is achievable “

Soludo’s dad freed for N10m

Eaglets 5-0 Golden

I-N-C-R-E-D-I-B-L-E!Coaches, Fash surrender to TB Joshua

LASG, private partners bring business district to Lekki

Stanbic IBTC tasks companies on CSR

FSDH plans stability with improved risk management

White farmers move into Congo

6,000 mw by December, a mirage or reality?

Give Ibori fair hearing – Urhobo UK group

Okpala, Omokaro, Isima want home -based Eagles against Kenya

Eagles ’ll roll over Kenya, says Chukwu

Heartland need more than heart against Mazembe

Finance firm MD kidnapped in Asaba

Tension in Owerri over alleged murder of two by herdsmen

Swiss coach turns poet

Egypt’s Ismaily close in on Emeka Opara

Ghana expect Muntari to play against Mali

Spain crush Burkina Faso 4-1, roar into quarter-final

Swine flu: No cause for alarm, say Lagos, NEMA

Landlords sue Lagos over Badagry road expansion

Labour expresses concern over retrenchments in banks

Nigerian leaders urged to renew faith in God

Ondo: AC chieftains endorse sack of executive

How we’ll return to power in 2012, says Edo PDP boss

Constitution Amendment: One step forward, two steps backward

Anambra: The judgments so far

Pa Soludo’s Release : We are emboldened by the experience…. Soludo

Enugu gets c’ttee on private sector devt

Benue certified as Guinea Worm free

NACA wants $7.5bn to fight HIV/AIDS

NGO to raise N500m for gifted Nigerian children

Yar’Adua proposes bill on property tax in FCT

Senate, NCC assure physically challenged on telecoms

Bulkcem fails to appear before NIGERCEM panel

Imo, Isreali firm to partner on Otamiri water project

You’ve case to answer, court tells El-Rufai

Ministries lack capacity to implement budget ….Senate

Deregulation: Court to hear suit Nov 26

Varsity probes leakage of Post UME papers

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Fuel scarcity hits Bauchi

Senate suspends N300bn contract report

JTF destroys 150 illegal refineries

Yar’Adua won’t disappoint N-Delta – Uduaghan

CBN raises alarm on rising cases of bank fraud

Confucius institute opens at Unilag for teaching of Chinese language

No hike in taxes – Uduaghan

Abia’s off-line amnesty offer

Imoke signs amended Appropriation Bill into law

Delta inaugurates c’ttee on gas master plan

IBB, Dokpesi, others get Auchi Poly awards

Bayelsa Assembly orders removal of SIEC member

Education, key to child’s rights protection

EFCC: Will or wherewithal?

Tenure of Perm-Secs

Abuja Carnival committee reiterates promise of a world class show…

Rosetta stone: Will British museum make bold conciliatory gesture?

FG’s special intervention funds set higher goals for Federal School of Surveying

Rivers is next Dubia on the Atlantic – Rotimi Amaechi

Yar’Adua summons Elechi over alleged Jihad plot

Urhobo elders blast Clark over attacks on Ibori

Yuguda uncovers plot to cause crisis

Bayelsa woos Kenyan firm on housing devt

Court throws out publisher’s suit against Sylva, others

Your victory will scare others, Ndanusa tells Eaglets

Champions League: Ohakim warns CAF over security

Don’t boo us if goals don’t come early, Obuh pleads

Female lawyers make case for women’s rights

ThisDay hosts media leaders

FG scores African Circle high on waste pollution management

Skyway pays N5.52bn balance to acquire SAHCOL

Economic scene better — Sanusi

Aulic demands full handover of trade fair

Banks lift infrastructure through PPP

Guinness shareholders approve N11.1 bn dividend, demands Bonus shares

Ecobank recovers N18 bn bad debts

Diamond Bank reinstates support for SMEs

LCCI targets 1.5 million visitors as trade fair begins tomorrow

NACCIMA faults importation of N82.2b fish annually

Nigeria records first Swine Flu case

NACETEM seeks review of technical education policies

Nigeria struggles for 10% Chinese market

Sanusi equipped for CBN job – Omale, City of London Consultant

Colombia break Argentine hearts

Kano Pillars emerge Dstv Basketball league champions

2010: Soludo takes compaign to USA

Nigeria pick 12 for Beach World Cup

Nigeria returns Korean favour

NFF, PTF disagree over flight to Kenya

Oil Sector Deregulation: Students to be mobilised for protests, lecture boycotts

Cross River tops list of fake teachers in FTS

Court declares deportation of Vaswani brothers illegal

Ado Bayero tasks NOA on civic education

Soludo in the lion’s den

Still on early warning alert system in Nigeria

NAPEP boss task engineers on tricycle manufacture

Ebonyi Police Command to get new hdqtrs

FG approves construction of Anambra cargo airport

Enugu to sanction erring contractors

NGO spends N.5m monthly on physically challenged

Nigerians to enjoy democracy dividends …. Bankole

Bode George in endless wait for PDP chieftains

Ex-Biafran soldiers, PDP elders slam Ojukwu over war threat

A’Court: Uba’s suit divides Anambra

Industrial unrest looms in varsities

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

Jos crisis: Commission of inquiry to begin public sitting

Bankole indicts Executive, Masari over un-remitted revenues

N-Delta: Groups task Yar’Adua on peace

C-River First Lady empowers female farmers

Ibori: Delta elders reply Clark

Post-amnesty: Ex-militants report to camp Nov 11

Bode George’s navigation to prison

Court adjourns CRPP chairman, Police CP suit till Nov 17

N-Delta waterways now safe, says Okoh

AC can’t be PDP’s alternative in Edo – Braimoh

Deregulation: Inflation rate worries CBN

Why we dumped PDP for Edo AC, by decampees

NDDC partners Unitar on N-Delta Devt

Court strikes out gun running suit against Sylva’s former aide

Gunmen abduct ex-Senator’s wife

Reps query Police over N12bn personnel cost

DELSU students ask VC to complete FM radio station

Amaechi floors Omehia again

PHCN workers pledge continued commitment

Lagos loses 7 street sweepers to robbers, Police crossfire

Family of killed bureau-de-change operator accuses Army of lying

Fuel scarcity: Presidency warns marketers

We’ll whack Eagles 5-0, says Kenyan minister

Police arrest 6 for selling Chime’s free tickets

We’ll not lie down for Nigeria — New Zealand

Ndanusa ready for NOC election

23 Anambra PDP guber aspirants vow to stop Soludo

UDF hails Koko Port’s EPZ status

Group lauds Yar’Adua over Amnesty

More money for Eaglets

Lawmaker wants more funds for Delta micro-credit scheme

Rotary Club to donate N.6m to family with triplets

NOA embarks on value campaign

We can’t stop Okada operation now, says Fashola

ITU seeks inclusion of ICTs in Copenhagen document

Omatek expands frontiers, creates new franchises, resource centres

Multichoice targets rural markets with DStv Access

NCS plans national merit award

NITDA prepares for workshop on national ICT standard, regulatory framework

New dawn in software industry as ISPON elects new officials

Excitement as Microsoft releases Windows 7

FG equips 474 schools with Internet facilities

No economy develops without taxation, Onuesoke

CBN mops up N45.8bn from circulation

Petrol costs N125 per litre as fuel scarcity hits Damaturu

Reinsurance market soft as renewals loom

Claims payment is our culture, Aletor

Police, broker partner to identify terrorist targets

With Lagos City Champions, it’s football fun all the way

With telemedicine, No Nigerian should seek medical treatment abroad — LUTH CMD

LP drove Oshiomhole to AC, says factional chairman

S/Court rejects Omehia’s prayer to sack Gov Amaechi, douses tension in Rivers state

2011: INEC begins staff deployment

Ekweremadu challenges youths on anti-social vices

Post-amnesty : Imo Assembly protests N6bn allocation

N-Assembly won’t pass FOI Bill, says Rep

New SANs emerge Nov 25

Tafawa Balewa varsity gets 5 professors

Pregnant woman found dead in Lagos hotel

Fuel scarcity grounds Benue

N5.2bn scam: We have evidence to jail Elumelu, Ugbane….EFCC

MEND asks foreign oil firms to leave Niger-Delta

Senate not ready to replace Omisore

27-yr-old man kills self in Enugu

Respondents make demand on Bode George’s libel suit

Monday, November 02, 2009

EFCC arrests 2 lawyers over alleged N10m extortion

Delta to establish shoemakers’ village

Democracy demands professionalism of the military …. COAS

Buhari’s an alarmist ….Nwite

PDP chieftain appeals for Soludo father’s release

Tension heightens in Edo as AC, PDP battle for supremacy

Truck crushes man to death

Ekiti judicial workers join strike

EFCC recovers N171bn bank debts

NAFDAC prioritises sanitation in fast food outlets

Premium Health lauds National Health Bill

Bail out the poor, not the fat cats

Company directors to appear in court for alleged importation of fake drugs

Incentives are enhancing immunisation activities in Bauchi State

At 25, CODISA adds value to life for the physically challenged

Bearing the red flag (3)

Misdiagnosis : LASUTH instals new digital x-ray machine

Bayelsa community raises alarm over fresh gas flare

Tension heightens in Edo, as two PDP commissioners resign

Family of 4 eletrocuted in Asaba

NANS asks Yar’Adua to abort deregulation plan

ADR ’ll decongest courts – Fashola

Constitution of Mega Party ready soon, says Jakande

APGA : A’Court reserves judgment on Okorie’s suit

Mass burial for unclaimed corpses

Kidnapping in Anambra is prelude to anarchy – Ngige

FIRS insists churches, mosques, NGOs must pay tax

Slow pace of work on Asaba/Ughelli road worries Nwaoboshi

Agip: IPC president warns Burutu communities’ youths

Minister explains revocation of 832 mining titles

CNOOC $50bn offer for Nigeria’s oil: Trappings of a scam

Jack Warner urges Golden Eaglets to beat New Zealand

Warner speaks on Enugu, Calabar

Nigeria signs MOU with South Africa

FIFA U-17: There’s no stopping us, again!

FIFA Technical Study Group rates Nigeria 2009 high

Indiscipline knocks out Brazil

Eagles, Tunisia have equal chances, Lulu

Amodu picks Kanu, 22 others for Kenya match

•••Admonishes Abuja fans

What Warner expects from Nigeria

Forgiveness is not possible without sovereignty

Osun: Three political parties back out of CNPP’s suit

Nigerian insurers lead top oil insurance accounts with N24.6bn

Ladoja keeps mute on guber ambition

AOEIP admits five Nigerian companies, Tunis Re

Oando, reaping benefits of diversification

NNPC has grown Nigerian Content by 400 per cent Barkindo

Nigerians should no longer pay electricity bills Dawodu

Soludo’s kidnap: Uba reports to Police

FG moves to diversify sources of power generation

6000MW: NNPC assures on adequate gas supply

Bribery scam: Judge delays Eni Nigeria ruling

Miners association hail mining revalidation

Labour accuses oil firm of unfair practices

Acergy aces subsea gig for Chevron off Nigeria

Reps plan passage of NCB, PIB before December

Shell’s 3Q profits plunge from year-ago levels

Airport concession must follow all known due process, transparency — Capt Ore, Chairman, Concession Committee

Captain Olumide leads pack of airline managers

Dana Air airlifts 252,000 passengers in 11 months

Akwaaba rates Emirates best airline in Africa

Expert urges outdoor advertisers to emphasize local contents

Aliero set for war with PHCN over tree felling in Abuja

Post Amnesty: NNPC, IOCs pledge partnership

Stanbic IBTC debuts with in house Magazine, Achiever

Promo wrap up; who wins Etisalat’s $1m cash prize?

Corporate governance : What role for the astute regulator?

Why Soludo is accusing me of his dad’s kidnap, by Uba

2011: Orji canvasses adoption of electronic voting

FG offers oil communities 10% to stifle rebellion

Avuru dissects PIB, NCB, insists on deregulation

Nigeria Petroleum Industry Bill and Investment prospect in the oil and gas industry( 1)

College makes case for pensioners

Plan for deregulation falters yet again

OPEC pledges to partner Nigeria on deregulation

Sky Petroleum snaps up 2 Suntera blocks onshore Nigeria

Delta violence crimps Shell output

Dana intends to acquire major interest offshore Guinea

Ministerial nominees: Senate to demand security clearance certificate

Imo revenue board seals-off CBN office over N300m tax

BBC partners Nigeria media on HIV/AIDS

Reps move to establish Nigerian Diaspora commission

Abia forecloses creation of autonomous communities

Deregulation: CNPP vows to join strike

I didn’t say Obasanjo squandered N15bn….Minister

Appeal tribunal confirms Mikang council boss removal

Minister tasks committe on 2010 Olympiad

Sunday, November 01, 2009

Trustfund denies alleged N54bn fraud

NSA has no power to investigate, enforce law …. COURT

Akpososo urges FG not to destroy arms surrendered by ex-militants

UPTH to treat bone marrow, renal failure cases – MD

Fuel scarcity: Marketers get import approval

Bode George is “smelling rod”

Deregulation – Pains To Gains

Christians hail Yar’Adua on amnesty

Post-amnesty anxiety

More headache!

Don’t brand us militants, community warns

Govt beefs up security at Okpai IPP over threats

Polymer Currency: Waste, deceit & commonsense

Oshiomhole canvasses support for Yar’Adua’s govt

PDP flays defection of six Edo LG bosses to AC

CDHR faults swearing-in of 16 new magistrates in Delta

That NFF argument on other sports

Court restrains Ogbudugbudu council members

Ban election riggers for life, says Sen. Okpozo

Shareholders desperate to reclaim troubled banks

It’s not compulsory this N/Assembly completes constitution amendment, says Senator Ucha

Attack on Anenih: Ex-AC guber aspirant threatens to sue Oshiomhole

Yar’Adua stops N60bn constituency projects

Reps probe murder of Nigerian in Italy

Constitution review: Senate postpones zonal hearings

I’ll only sponsor less privileged on pilgrimages – Oshiomhole

Lagos approves 21 water routes to relieve traffic

DTHA Deputy Speaker advises micro credit scheme beneficiaries

Yar’Adua commends Fashola for smooth airlift of pilgrims

Deloitte records N3.9 trillion global revenue

Anabel slashes phone prices by 50%, unveils entertainment unit

SEC reaffirms need for good corporate governance

Stanbic IBTC launches customer Magazine Achiever

Microfinance banks lack adequate manpower

APCON generates N60bn, celebrates anniversary

NIPR Election: Muhammad charges NIPR members on credible leadership

‘Our electoral process requires total overhaul’

Airlines, Nestle others support NAWOJ anniversary

FMBN rebrands, wants home for Nigerians

FIFA U-17: Brazilian coach quits

Serena signs off in style

17th National Sports Festival: Gov Amechi intensifies preparations

Abubakar scores security sub-committee high

Heartland earn hard victory over Mazembe

Obuh takes Eaglets to church for thanksgiving

Lawmaker’s wife warns students against exam malpractice

Anambra crisis: Ojukwu cautions on A’Court verdict

Oando to upgrade cooking gas plant

Retrenchment Tsunami: Banks sack over 1,000 in two weeks

Lagos urges residents to report outrageous charges by PSP operators

Uduaghan charges oil coys on environmental friendliness

MFB operators plead for time to shore up capital base

Bank crises: Why NDIC didn’t blow whistle, Ogunleye

CBN to regulate banks’ regional expansion, executive compensation

Access Homes funds Yaba housing project

Economic distortions impede housing development

Housing: Stakeholders seek funding alternatives to mortgage

PSC boss commends Anambra gov

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