Vanguard News Archive for February 2010

Saturday, February 27, 2010

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What Prophets Are You Listening To?


orld Cup: It’s too late for a foreign coach , Shofoluwe

NFA should apologise to Rivers Govt , Pinnick

NFA election:Lulu,Ogunjobi, others should forget a return, Gombe

Ohakim charges Heartland to sit up

Making progress: Ghost workers to ghost president

I’m fed up with lies about Yar’Adua – Dora Akunyili’s latest bombshell

We are back to square one

When you want fun, attached men are right for the picking

I am fed up with the lies of Yar‘Adua’s aides — Akunyili

Wear and tear

Power as an intoxicant: The Nigerian example(2)

Eagles need to be disciplined, organised , Lagerback

Social Stimulant 2

Pretty Little Dresses

Delta House lauds DESOPADEC on projects

Heart Attack

Jeans from Day



Which is better: A Regular job or full time entrepreneurship?

6000 megawatts: ‘1bn metric tonnes of gas for power plants realisable’

How rebranding can reposition economy for Vision 20: 2020, Danjuma

Firm to sponsor 8 Nigerians to South Africa

How we’re aiding Nigerians to acquire own vessels, by NIMASA DG

Champion for long-term growth

Howard counsels NFA on foreign coach

We can end ‘religious crises’ if …— Gov. Yuguda

My goal is to become first black councillor in The Hague — Osuji, Nigerian

Odia Ofeimun bags 2010 Fonlon-Nichols Award

Political temperature up in Edo

Aggrieved PDP members shun Akunyili’s peace meeting

Jonathan: Don’t divide Nigeria, S-South govs warn northern counterparts

NBA, NMA okay Anambra guber poll

Yar’Adua’s inaccessibility confirms he can’t perform — Richard Akinjide (part 2)

Eagles job : Why NFA named Lagerback over Metsu

Jonathan Vs Yar’Adua’s First XI : Power show at Aso Rock

N-Delta group asks Yar’Adua to apologise to Nigerians

Orji For Grand House Reception

Fashola gives recipe for eradication of film piracy

Agbarho killings case transferred to Zone 5

Don’t let anti democratic elements take-over – HRM

Edo chieftain urges PDP to accept new house leadership

Friday, February 26, 2010

Yar’Adua’s mother, siblings, not allowed to see him

Is Yar’Adua Really Back?

Jonathan will step down only after meeting Yar‘Adua

Jonathan should restore confidence in our democracy – Mantu

Day Oshiomhole’s men ambushed Anenih’s boys

The North does not recognise Jonathan as Ag President – Rimi

How Yar‘Adua spoilt a Senate record

Amnesty programme is not working – Mitee, Igini

Yar’Adua: We’ll never contemplate coup or carry out security breach – Army

Yar’Adua’s manner of return mischievous, say Nigerians

PDP C’mittee Chairman held hostage

Yar’Adua: CNPP blames crisis on FEC’s failure to act

There is so much nonsens

New Police Boss Swings Into Action In Zone 11

Now, A New Dilemma sprouts

My Marriage secret: I don’t play stardom – Bob Manuel

Omosexy returns with second album

The twists and turns in Edo

Uduaghan should be given 2nd chance

A Ceremonial queen of Lagos will emerge at the Okin Oge pageant, Queen Lott Onu

Nigeria’s football needs total restructuring, Okocha

Woman pours hot water on hubby

Nigeria, Africa, accused of blocking torture report at UN

Tanker drivers exempted from monthly sanitation exercise

Foreign coach: Oneya kicks against short term contract

Daily skin care routine

INTERCLUB MATCH PLAY: Ikeja came, saw & beaten again

Kenya Open: No sponsors yet for Odoh, Umoh & Godfrey

Enter IGCC’s new Lady Captain

P&G keeping Woods on shelf

Woods has plenty of time to register for the Masters

Worrisome signals for TPC

Globacom/Man United: The launching of a Global winning team

Re-marry! It has never crossed my mind, says Agatha

Police zero in on cross-border robbers

Ikhouria starts crusade to revive amateur boxing

NFA should go for first class technical adviser, Affinih

Criminality should stop in the Niger- Delta’

Nigeria’s football needs total restructuring , Okocha

Our economy requires a major stimulus for growth, Ohuabunwa

Okagbare must be in Doha, AFN

Ogba happy with Dung’s win at Saharawi marathon

Seun Kuti storms Afrika Shrine

SPDC wins Oil & Gas Games again

New videos rent the tubes

Muma Gee in PanAfrican collabo

NPL election: Rangers’ frowns at anomalies

AMAA 2010 nominees party holds in Accra

CIB secures official Insurer of Premier League

Dike needs this game badly

Wikki, Kaduna disappoint NPL

FG to establish a Flight Data Laboratory soon

My kidnap has nothing to do with Niger-Delta crisis—Igbuya

Benue civil servants decry pay disparity

Steer clear of politics, Sultan tells district heads

Enugu shuts 841 illegal schools

Russia, China, Iran to assemble tractors in Nigeria

Katsina NARTO backs Gov Shema for 2nd term

I doubt his arrival — Fayose

Abia Dep Gov alleges threat to life

Thank God he is back, say Oshiomhole, Rimi

NANS asks Yar’Adua to apologise to Nigerians

S-East PDP reaffirms support for Jonathan

Jonathan rules, meets 6-man delegation from Niger

Nigerians should remain calm, says Umeh

We are tired of deceit—Akande

There can’t be two presidents — Abayomi

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Exiled Dokubo-Asari asks oil firms to quit N-Delta

Fresh tension in Edo as thugs set LG chairman’s office ablaze

Kidnapping a la Akwa Ibom

The questions Acting President should ask

Akwa Ibom, Belgium partner on seaport devt

Power play rocks Aso Rock

Oyegun urges Yar’Adua’s impeachment

The Mamadou Tandja disease

The saga continues


Ex-Police boss wins N3 million libel case

Coach Bolaji Ojo-Oba, Ph.d, Why Not?

Oando wins NOG award

UNDEDSS flays Segun Adeniyi; insists Jonathan is acting President

Glenn crosses final H-O-D-D-L-E

Court dismisses Falana’s suit on Yar’Adua

2009 Xtian pilgrimage gulps N9bn

Lagos Assembly okays 2010 Budget

Dental School matriculates 277 students in Enugu

Lagos launches manhunt for vehicle certificate forgers

Akpoyibo asks robbers to steer clear of Lagos

Yar’Adua’s aides bow to Jonathan

Police foil robbery attack

Amaju wants NFF to apologise to Rivers

Who leads Nigeria to the World Cup?

CBN Tennis: 3 top seeds toppled in q-finals

Eagles ‘ll shock critics , Kanu

Rufai weeps for Eagles!

Foreign coach: Nigeria goofs again

2010: Okafor’s fears on foreign coach

The SAN’s Pulpit:The long distance runner braces the tape ( 4)

‘We want to add value to our cocoa’

Katsina govt to cultivate 3,000 hectares at Jibia irrigation site

Who is afraid of Governor Fashola?

Edo govt to acquire 73 tractors

2011: Gov Sylva Movement denies merger allegation

Edo govt blasts Elders’ Forum

Rebranding Nigeria through tourism

Qatar Airways presents US$30,000 prize draw winner

Litigant sues CJ, others over transfer of 16 yrs old suit

‘New Eko expo centre will boost tourism in Lagos’

S/Africa tourism opens Nigeria office

Ag. President, N/A and the Doctrine of Necessity

Farmer blames government over poor agric yields

Stanbic IBTC set to contribute to capital market growth

CAMA mandates quoted companies to establish audit committee

Four yrs after Beko: Time for popular action for true democracy

Nestle proposes N10.60 dividends

Bernanke pledge of low rates lifts Wall Street

N/A action saves West Africa from chaos

NBA sets up Gani Fawenhimi Award for Human Rights

African policies give base for economic recovery

Expert hinges economic recovery on AMCON

AfDB Board Approves Agriculture Sector Strategy

New IMF report advises on stimulus exit strategies

Uduaghan tasks commissioners on staff training

Group endorses Rep’s fourth-term bid

Climatologist advises on weather condition

Gunmen abduct Senator’s 73-yr-old mother

NCRIB urges N/A not to repeal Workmen’s Compensation Act

Transport minister says NPA has no development plan

FG acquires radar, boats to monitor territorial waters

Nigerian Breweries records N42bn profit

Graft : Lafiaji, aide know fate April 30

Nigeria Ambassador, Dokubo-Asari disagree

Group condemns alleged campaign against INEC

HID Awolowo hosts forum

Oyo AC raises concern over 2011 guber poll

The 6,000 megawatts’ deceit

Mimiko assures on democracy dividends

Police arrest 1,088 in Enugu

TSS: Anambra teachers get new pay

M-Belt youths demand farming devt commission

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Yar’Adua may resume office without legal formality, says Molajo

Dipo Dina : Police nab suspects

Rights groups condemn secrecy behind Yar’Adua’s return

Jonathan remains Acting President, say Ogbu, Sagay, others

Ex-Minister faults Yar’Adua’s secret return

Old boy uplifts Kogi Govt Secondary School with N150m

2010: No automatic tickets for candidates—PDP

Yar’Adua: Status quo should remain for now, says PENGASSAN

Orji decries murder of journalist

Niger – A Coup Foretold

The new Nigerian cancer emergency

Senate passes first amendment on Constitution

Science teachers find means to develop learners’ creative powers

Jonathan and a new Nigerian Leadership

Jonathan still in charge – Presidency

Over 60% of NLNG staff are contract workers, says NUPENG

Oyegun carpets Edo Assembly over crisis

Police uncover land scam at FCDA

Alalade pledges taking Oduduwa varsity to the top

NTDC, Prime Time collaborate on Nigeria Village in S-Africa

Abia Assembly seeks early fixing of failed federal roads

Administrator urges govts to hand over mission schools

Cleric urges Yar’Adua to discard 7-Point Agenda

US warns Yar’Adua’s aides over power play

ETF laments low quality of research institutions

Edo govt denies alleged N14bn debt

Amassoma bank robbery death toll rises

Oshiomhole congratulates Mimiko

Uduaghan tasks council chairmen on projects

2010: No automatic tickets for candidates – PDP

Oben elders appeal to NDDC over road construction

OFAAC disburses items

Ghana ready for Glo-CAF Awards, Minister

MTN, HiTV back Opa Williams in Thousand Laughs Hunt

Artistes on theatre day to deliberate on culture diversity and climate change

Eagles’ assistant coach tears NFA apart

Jonathan remains Acting President, say Ogbu, Sagay, others

Gov Uduaghan leads Wolves to Warri City Stadium

“In Nigeria, an album is a business card”

Why Nigerian banks cann’t make in roads into South Africa, Sanusi

NBBF announces new dates for DSTV, Zenith leagues

Howzat!: EDL knock out cricket gets date

Iveco expedition team donates to youth soccer club

Togolese match officials, Atletico arrive Warri

Eriksson, Lagerback arrive Abuja, face interview panel today

300 Muscle men converge in Lagos

Bearish trend persists, share value drops by N22bn

PAN to import second hand vehicles

AFAN Chairman calls for presidential initiative on livestock farming

Federal Mortgage Bank spends N102b on 35,000 houses

NIMASA, Navy collaborate to commercialise Naval dockyard

Flemming threatens ANLCA’s election over Shittu’s entrance

SAN moves 30 vessels to Nigeria ship registry

Omatek set to commence second phase of Ekiti electrification project

Yar’Adua can’t be seen

Jonathan orders postponement of FEC meeting

Jonathan remains Acting President, says Yar’Adua’s aide

Nigeria sets to host IJSO

Adamawa, S-Korea partner on school devt

Jang frowns at politicisation of religion

Niger House okays budget

Senator challenges varsities to be proactive

Imo reactivates 40-yr-old water scheme

Yar’adua returns……

UNN moves to boost water supply

Mother of 7 delivers conjoined twins in Bauchi

ICT training for 5,000 youths nationwide

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

N-Delta: FG approves N19bn for reclamation of lands

Man arrested for burying daughter alive

PAN to import tokunbo vehicles

CBN asks troubled banks to repay N620bn loan May

Youths flay fresh Ezza, Ezillo communal clash

N5bn scam: EFCC alleges plot to scuttle trial

Senate queries NPA over 2009 budget implementation

Enugu seeks refund for fixing failed federal roads

Gunmen storm bank, kill 2 policemen

N-Delta professionals want Yar’Adua impeached

Onovo tasks policemen on professionalism

Ohakim swears in new council chiefs

Saudi: Ministers back without seeing Yar’Adua

Osun 2011: Race to succeed Oyinlola hots up

Controversy over withheld LGs’ staff salary in Ogun

Northernising Poverty

Police seal off Edo Assembly

Obi’s opponents and Anambra’s future

Wrong steps

Bayelsa Commissioner quits

PIB will stall investment – oil majors

Politics of health

Why we embarked on strike, by AAU students

Tinubu’s wife pledges to do more for disabled athletes

Why Nigeria rejected Paraguay

I’ll revive Eagles dwindling fortunes, Lagerback

Hoddle hops into Abuja today for Eagles

DNTR showcases products at Kaduna fair

CBL seeks to uplift economic productivity

Jonathan’s emergence, balm to the nation, says Anyaoku

Offsite ATM: UBA, FBN, Diamond handover 1,116 Machines to ATM-C

Federal Mortgage Bank expands lending channels

Northern elders want Jonathan to implement post-amnesty deal

Multiple checkpoints on Lagos-Badagry Road worries Customs

Senate orders Kpakol’s arrest over N2.4bn Keke NAPEP contract

Aviation expert lauds security measures at nation’s airports

Lufthansa cancels Lagos-Frankfurt flight over pilots’ strike

FG tasks SON to formulate code of ethics for Lead Auditors

Naira gains 11 kobo

… Sells e-cards to check fake auto insurance

Group hails Customs chief

Breach in risk management caused banking crisis, Engineer Adeosun

NSE lauds return of activity in bond trading

Group tasks Jonathan on Uwais electoral reform’s report

Lawmaker lauds Appeal Court’s verdict on Uduaghan

JIMOH IBRAHIM: The enigma at 43

Zain opens new shop in Lagos

‘Virtual’ office comes as BOSS

Unending controversy over NITEL privatization

Indigenous software up for testing by NITDA, says Angaye

AfDB calls for concerted action in Africa to sustain growth in post-recession period

LP Gas: FG Partners Stakeholders to Expand Domestic Consumption

Bauchi loses commissioner

Expert blames weak structures for Nigeria’s economic woes

Insurance PHB pays N550m claims

IGI appointed Nigeria Premier Laeague insurer

RIMS worry over producer compensation rule

SA Life pays N4.74bn claims in 3 years

Ijebu-Ife: Daniel sacks Oladunjoye

Samsung hits market with latest touch screen phones

Google launches navigable map of Nigeria

Zain targets SMEs with OgaLine

Starcomms excites subscribers with star track service, others

Angaye commends IT infrastructure at CWG

National broadband development action plan needed at eWorld forum

ITAN partners QAI for service offerings

IwayAfrica launches portal for couples about to wed

APC appoints sales representative for Central Africa

Samsung introduces world’s smallest laser multifunction printer in Nigeria

Hospital staff to wear name tags, as Patient Feedback Platform debuts

NYSC ‘ll not post corpers to crisis-prone states, says DG

High rate of illegal structures worries Ogun govt

PENGASSAN condemns unfair labour practices

Eradication of sickle cell disorder is fallacy, says AKINYANJU

Two-in-one breast enlargement operation debuts 2011

Mediacon empowers youths on sexual health

FMC Abakaliki steps up efforts on rural healthcare delivery

Unsafe injection, poor medical waste management fuel HIV, HPB transmission,say EXPERTS

Provost tasks students on use of internet

Work begins on Enugu airport runway

Suswam seeks better Nigeria, S-Africa relations

Ondo: Petroleum c’ttee shuts 25 filling stations

Adulteration of petroleum products jolst Akala

New police station for Mbutu -Umuhu

PHCN blames outage on poor generation

Delta lauds Aniocha on agric

Monday, February 22, 2010

EFCC arraigns 17 over oil bunkering

2011: Anti-Saraki-Fowora posters flood Ilorin

Carrington delivers lecture on electoral reform

No deal on NITEL yet, says China Unicom

FG to train ex-militants

Extra-judicial killings: Mark wants commission to try police

Stop making comedy of Yar’Adua’s health – Oil workers

Yar’Adua: Keyamo drags FEC, Mark to court

Lagos lawmakers task Jonathan on power, petroleum sectors

Kidnappers yet to release 79-yr-old woman in Imo

6 die as youths clash in Kogi

Supreme Court adjourns Wammako’s appeal to March 15

Firm assures on converting coal to electricity

Ijaw in diaspora task Jonathan on nation’s fortunes

Mimiko inaugurates N5bn Ore mega plaza project

Yar’Adua’s health and the shame of a nation

AC blasts Oyo govt over alleged sack of c’servants

Doctors block access to Yar’Adua – Envoy

Understanding the America presided over by Obama (2)

S-East PDP warns members

Lawyer seeks to commit Delta CP, others to jail

S-East judiciary workers give condition to call off strike

Defects in de-regulation

FG, Labour set up c’ttee on deregulation

Akinola blames Nigeria’s problems on insincerity

Warri Wolves in victory mood for Athletico

Nathaniel Idowu is dead

FIFA fears African herbs, to visit teams unannounced

Income Electrix lights up Warri Wolves

Foreign coach: Mark frowns at delay

Australian giant invest in Nigeria’s gold project

Mining reform’ll grow Nigerian economy,Jonathan

PEF management urges PENGASSAN to brace for deregulation

Bloody riot averted in Kazaure

FG determined to stop gas flaring , Lukman

Okocha’s coach laments NFF snub

Acting President: Ex-Senator calls for caution

Adenuga receives Thisday award

Total’s Obite gas plant receives ISO-14001 certification

Customs flags off laptop acquisition scheme

Africa oil totake assignment of Kenyan blocks

Nigera woos mining investors, offers 3-yr tax holiday

INEC begins promotion exams for staff

NBC sanctions 35 broadcast stations

Name politicians inciting violence – Legislators

Speaker, others shun Fashola’s 1,000-day event

Elechi visits Ebonyi communal clash scene

Fuel: NNPC exceeds national daily consumption level

Aluminium workers protest poor working conditions

Microfinance stakeholders to enhance poverty assessment in Africa

PDP chieftain lauds Uduaghan’s court victory

Ex-LG boss’ kidnappers demand N50m

Africa’s economy to expand 4.5%-5% in 2010

Ambrose Alli Varsity slashes fees

Edo State House of Assembly in free for all

A/Ibom demand relocation of Lekki Greenfield Refinery

Haiti: A feedback from Austria, Benin…

If your spouse sneaks out on Valentine’s eve only to return next week, will you call it quits?

Imo, FG partner to complete petro-chemical plant

Imoke : Keeping faith with the mandate

Abia Assembly summons FERMA over failed roads

Appraising Ngige’s protest

Accord Party lauds INEC on Anambra guber poll

LG boss denies alleged misuse of excess crude fund

Enugu health workers protest non-payment of benefit

Bauchi lawmaker faults proposed constitution amendment

Al-Hikmah University expels 6 students for alleged misconduct

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Bill against expulsion of non-indigene coming

Orji blames slow pace of devt on kidnapping

Police arrest, release Sani, 25 others over protest against Blair

256 infants fall victims of diarrhoea in Benue

Jos crisis: Jonathan okays another 7 advisory committee members

Jonathan gives Lukman gas supply target

NECA, Norway partner on youth employment

NCC postpones SIM card registration

Daily Times: Court reserves ruling for March 21

Ministers should earn their pay, Labour tells Jonathan

Uduaghan dedicates Appeal Court victory to God

Lucozade Sport trains gym instructors

Zain’s product, Zap, wins GSMA top prize

Oceanic Bank unveils new TVCs, builds concept on projects

Future Publishing SA, Tradeblazers sign pact

Seasoning: Knorr preaches family bonding with picnic

CBN to begin assessment of banks’ Board Performance

I’m back in PDP —Ekwunife

Sacking The Ministers

Lawmakers hail Appeal Court verdict on Uduaghan

Uduaghan unmasks illegal oil bunkering sponsors

Shell’s threat: Barkindo seeks Defence Minister’s protection

That article on Jay Jay and other stories

Imo Police explains Uba’s arrest

Atiku blames failure of laudable projects on third term bid

SEC chairmanship: Stakeholders disagree over call for Udoma’s resignation

Investors blame NSE, SEC for complaints against registrars


Banks battle with money nobody wants

Warri industrial business park a post amnesty tool to ease youth unemployment

Nigeria-China trade hits $6.5b, says envoy

IFC invests in Tantalizers, helps Nigeria’s food Sector and raise standards

Finance minister says challenges of knowledge gap enormous

Japaul assures of improved returns on investment

Oceanic elevates 730 staff, rewards staff

Microfinance stakeholders to enhance poverty assessment in Sub-Saharan Africa

WDAS: Naira appreciates further by 12 kobo

New identity: APCON, brandexperts commend Unity Bank

IwayAfrica dangles wedding carrot at couples with

Glo takes Talkmore, BID2WIN, others to Kaduna Fair

Visafone rolls out services in Maiduguri

Stakeholders back BPE on New Generation Telecom


EQUITIES Profit-taking, fluctuation of equity prices to persist

NHF: FMBN cancels meeting with PMIs

Shell wins Oil & Gas Games

Local Eagles reject Amodu

Sacchi, Hoddle join race for Eagles’ job

Eagles’ job: Bala Ka’oje screams at NFF, Ekeji

Kanu: I’ll rather save life than win World Cup

Bayelsa refurbishes 5 ferry boats

Group urges implementation of amnesty programme

Fire guts building, kills one

Community sacks royal father, CDC

Dina: Attack on govt delegation diversionary, say Ogun Elders’

Delta youths endorse Uduaghan for second term

Lagos produces 100 graduate farmers

Stop distracting Fashola, says Group

Seme traders deny allegation

Fashola marks 1000 days in office, meets civil servants

14 burnt alive in Edo auto crash

AC to Jonathan: Sack Iwu now

Senators, North shop for Jonathan’s deputy

Fashola’s 1000 days of acknowledged exemplary governance

Abdulmutallab: Saraki commends father over action on son

Supplements check health hazards —Tay

Be patient with Jonathan, CAN pleads

The Voice of Victory : Secrets for business breakthroughs! (3)

What makes a successful single parent?

CAN appeals to Lagosians

Nigerians need God to survive – Dada

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Be more prayerful, Makinde urges Nigerians

Ekiti PDP boss lauds National Assembly on Jonathan

List of repentant militants threatens amnesty deal

2011 polls: PDP lawmakers may join APGA

Sacked Edo council chiefs: Oshiomhole lauds Reps for shunning motion

NDDC MD reads riot act to contractors

Open letter to Mrs. Jonathan

Face of Africa: Why I won the prize, by Lukando

Campaign of calumny: Who is after Jonathan?

FG vows to resuscitate textile industries

Chad, Senegal, Gabon envoys okay Anambra poll

The myth of a northern hegemony

Why some men settle for big beautiful women!

Sole administration as a booby trap

Re: Girl child and leg health

Yar’Adua’s action constitutes an impeachable offence but, says Richard Akinjide

I’m not a Fuji aritiste, says Adekunle Fuji

Power as an intoxicant : The Nigerian example

Obasanjo was a strong president, says ABC Nwosu

A sea of faces

Acting President: How far can Jonathan go?

Presidency: North to commence eight-year tenure in 2011, says Owie

With Fame Corp, artistes will earn more, says Tee Mac

Jonathan faces first real test

Abuja court threatens sanctions against Gumel, others

Nigeria needs a developmental coach, Anyansi

Huge Turnout for Basketball Seminar in Ilorin

Oliha advises Nigerians on Lulu’s successor

Omokaro wants old and new in NFA

NPL elections: Adeh, Oyewole, Nnaji, Nwobodo disqualified

NNPC/Shell Cup: 10 teams zoom into q-finals

Heartland: Worrisome signals from Owerri over failed promises

Football:Ikhana backs Odegbami, Toro to succeed Lulu

Nigerian power improvement program: Strategy for success

Osun okays N6bn private investment

Rice is dutiable commodity, Customs Comptroller

Why we are resuscitating National Economic Reconstruction Fund, by SMEDAN DG

Leveraging CDMA

Banish Bad Skin

When prints clash

Every woman should derive joy working, Kemi Otegbade


PRESIDENCY: Jonathan is capable, says Blair

Social Stimulant

….As abductors disguise as mourners to abduct ex-female LG boss

Easy steps to good makeup for the season

Son of sacked Edo council boss abducted * Kidnappers demand N50m ransom



Life and Times of Alexander McQueen

NLNG’s dialogue with writers

JP Clark’s 50 years of monumental artistry

Martin Adaji’s work plan for National Troupe

2007 Poll: S/Court stops Albishri as Yobe gov

Ex-female LG chairman kidnapped in Asaba

‘Yes, I did it, no regret’—Convicted rapist

How my mother-in-law sent me packing — Enstranged Housewife

SHOW OF SHAME : As Police parade 9 corrupt officers

Friday, February 19, 2010

6 man-panel departs for Saudi Arabia today

NLC asks ECOWAS, AU to impose economic sanctions on new military junta

Militants smash police armoured tanks in escalated Ebonyi communal war

China Unicom seeks 20% equity participation in NITEL

Turks in OBJ regime converge in Dubai for El Rufai’s birthday

N5.2b Electricity Fraud: Court grants Ugbane, 8 others N450m bail

Ehigiator buries wife

How long will this lull last?

Yar’Adua : What we saw, heard in Saudi Arabia – Reps

The Senate’s efficient mortuary

How Jonathan runs Nigeria

2011: Party leader urges support for Uduaghan

Toni Payne divorces 9ice on stage

NCC raids CTL declares CEO, two others wanted

Tony Tetuila resurfaces

N/A wrong in declaring Goodluck Jonathan Ag. President — NBA

Yoruba leader bombed in jos

Sade Adu returns .. sales .5m units of new CD in one week

Court restrains Oshiomhole from suspending LG chairman

Sho stoppah; Duncan’s Valentine gift

We’re satisfied with Zuokumor’s achievements – IYC

Aboriginal Productions out with Fractures

Niger coup soldiers ‘want democracy back’

D-banj, Asa, Ikechukwu learn from the boss

Lepacious Bose to host Val edition of SUN

More Entertainment shows debut on air

The riot that almost was

FG challenges Achukwu over N314 fraud

Desmond Elliot for Face of Hope

Why Nollywood stars deserted Stella Damasus at Dad’s burial

BOBTV ’10 holds in Abuja, offers N250m for productions

Omo sexy, hubby wow audience @ Val show

pa Williams unfolds 2010 package

Hollywood film crew storms Nigeria

Lancelot Imasuen’s Home in Exile

Love has no place in my heart, Opeyemi

Presidential Succession: Senator George Sekibo’s controversial intervention

Enhancements not an advantage at pageantry – Glory Chukwu MBGN’10

NIGERIA: The Series – A Project Overview

Style basics for the working woman

Don’t delay on foreign coach for Eagles, Toro

London-based blind songstress in collabo with cute blind Cobham

Ndanusa, Ekeji get awards for grassroots sports development

Foreign coach: Turkey’s lesson for Lulu and his co-travellers

The basic 3-step skincare regime

Idoko stages comeback with baby in arm

Okagbare, others technically out of Doha Indoors

Foreign-based athletes sounds warn over unpaid allowances

Chambers set standards for Doha

Champions League: Heineken sends six consumers to final match

Technical Adviser: Who gets the nod?

No team can stop us from lifting the trophy, Anyansi

Dike gets ‘must-win’ mandate

Kajola wins Falilat Ogunkoya schools track and field championships

Ikeja in for another whipping today

Awogbade wins Ikoyi Captain’s Day tourney

New Titleist Irons for Sharp-Shooting Rory McIlroy

Who is responsible for brand faking in Nigeria?

Tax evasion: Delta revenue board’s boss reads riot act

Special package for customers using Zain StepUP

Our economy requires a major stimulus for growth, Ohuabunwa

Make up is a cheaper way to look good…Mrs Omotayo Jemila Awa -Ibraheem

Deltans assured of infrastructural devt

Niger Police intercept two trailer-loads of almajiris

Ebonyi gets salt processing plants

Our statesmen and us

Sacked PPA boss loyalists disrupt inauguration in Ebonyi

Court begins hearing on missing $10,000 suit

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Ohanaeze congratulates Obi

Yar’Adua: PDP awaits outcome of FEC’s trip to S-Arabia

Ambrose Alli Varsity, Ihonvbere on war path over students’ protest

Anambra : TMG neutrality in question — Iwu

FG gives reasons for drop in power supply

N5.2bn scam : Court remands Ugbane, 8 others in custody

Jettison 7-point agenda, group urges Jonathan

Jonathan’s wife not interested in Turai’s office — Evah

Two lawyers in war of words over Yar’Adua

Tension as hoodlums invade community

Anambra Assembly begins clearing of ANSIEC nominees

Jos mayhem: FG charges another 104 suspects to court

Cleric tasks lawmakers on constitution review

Orji appoints ASOPADEC board members

N-Delta Ministry awards housing contracts

Algeria : Lost in its history

Yar’Adua: Reps throw out Section 144 Bill

More Necessity Needed Elsewhere

2011: North pushes for PDP Presidential primaries in June

Valentine romance : First family bags Okada gift

Do we need a Surgeon General?

Jonathan expresses concern over coup in Niger

Delta House terminates DESOPADEC road contract

Fresh controversy over NITEL sale

Benin Elders commend Oshiomhole

Oil workers task govts on infrastructure

Edo gov swears in LG chairmen

Police arrest two kidnappers, rescue 6-yr-old boy

FRSC gets new zonal commanding officer

Lawmakers explain delay of Lagos budget

AC raises query over anti-Jonathan campaign

12 relations die in Kano night fire

Blind Victoria Oruwari, Suprano performs at Muson Centre on Sunday

Senate ‘ll impeach Yar’Adua if…; says Senator Ehinlawo

Yar’Adua: Fresh anxiety, pressure on FEC, NASS

Doctors task Obi on health sector funding

Amodu insists on Kanu, Yak for World Cup

Can Jonathan be his own man?

No league, no national team, Okocha

Refer disputes to us, S-West PDP tells National leadership

Dujkovic blasts Nigeria over Eagles

Daniel, Egwu disagree on funding of education

Police arraign former commissioner, two others for alleged stealing

Re : The Senate’s illegal resolution

Too much money: Utaka cries over attacks

2010 WORLD CUP: Eagles are doomed, Olofinjana

Jonathan’s government is popular, says Agbakoba

Report says attacks on journalists on the rise

N/A resolution and the poisoned chalice called doctrine of necessity

Unshackling the interpretation of the 1999 constitution

Saving Nigeria through return of people’s power

Nigeria/Paraguay friendly in doubt

Seven days of Jonathan’s Acting Presidency

CBN Tennis: Best players for main draw

2 kinap suspects get bail

NSE share value rises by N10bn

Why we deserve to be armed-NSCDC

Nigeria debunks IMB report on pirate attacks

CAC Director’s death : Family tasks law enforcement agencies

Good neigbourliness in times of crisis: The NVRI example

Lagos to commence perfection of Title Deeds for owners of houses

Wanted An End To Wastes

AOS opens for business in Nigeria

West, Central Africa get maize varieties to boost output

Investment needed in small scale agric

World Bank rates Nigeria low in trade logistics index

‘Moderate fertilizer use could double African banana yields’

Cabotage: Court convicts foreign vessel

Customs impounds smuggled goods worth overN400m

Storm wash 16 unseaworthy vessels ashore

AFC, Standard Chartered restate commitment to Nigeria’s economy development

Banking reforms: Experts to examine prospects of AMC at Forum

ICAN wants greater role for public sector chartered accountants

Hajj pilgrims to enjoy free feeding

Kwara won’t implement Shariah — A-G

APGA tasks Jonathan on 7-point agenda

Bail:Uwazuruikeknows fate March 1

What’s this fuss about Fashola?

The beauty of CNN, MultiChoice workshop for Nigerian journalists

Corps members kick against calls to scrap NYSC

Ten lawyers ask court to jail Aondoakaa, two others

Danjuma donates N15bn to charity

Oil price rises, now $77p/b

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Presidency uncovers plans to discredit Jonathan

OAU workers halt academic activities

Be wary of sycophants, cleric advises Jonathan

Court rules on move to probe Fashola March 16

Jonathan : Those challenging NASS ignorant — Mamora

Akala’s faction drags PDP, Ogbulafor to court

Tension in Abia over new autonomous communities

Abia spends N10bn on failed federal roads

Strike: AC flays Daniel …says govt is insensitive to education

Student leaders carpet Clarke on FEC dissolution

Industrialists flay closure of Enugu airport

Tension in Adamawa over appointment of paramount ruler

Why opposition is against my second term bid — Elechi

8 lawyers ask court to void executive powers by Jonathan

Zain’s tussle with Econet not our concern, says Bharti Airtel

She Died, Her 3 kids Died

Edo PDP flays Ambrose Alli Varsity’s fee hike

FG has not abandoned Olokola project — Akinruntan

FEC moves to probe Yar’Adua’s health

Ag. President: Senate fast-tracks constitution amendment bill

Rwanda: An Evolving Coconut Republic

UNN partners American university

Social Security for injured workers soon — Minister

Mixed blessings in Anambra

Succession battle rages at NCC as Ndukwe’s tenure ends

Jonathan beware of OBJ, EK

Gas shortage worsens power supply

Strike paralyses LGs in Adamawa

UBA’s brand value rises in global ranking

Group raises alarm on rise in rice smuggling

Lack of access to Yar’Adua in Saudi hospital worries loyalists

Court restrains Lagos from harassing Festac residents

Ondo govt earmarks N80bn for project

Plateau Police establish special squad to combat crisis

Suswam blames economic crisis for 2009 budget’s poor showing

Firm to spend $20 million on housing

Onuora Nzekwu, novelist, journalist@ 82 marks 50th wedding anniversary

WDAS: Naira appreciates further by 12 kobo

Sports Festival: Lagos moves to reclaim lost glory

Hiddink ignores Nigeria, joins Turkey

Dawodu dares Ozurumba

Nigeria, Paraguay friendly sealed

Oil and Gas Games: Busy Thursday for golfers

El-Kanemi settles players’ outstanding debts

Fashola leads fans to Glo/Man United partnership launch

Fresh alarm over threat to marine environment

Kanu will lead Eagles to World Cup, Amodu

Artluv in the season of Valentine

Ex-militants declare support for Jonathan

Amokachi resumes with home-based Eagles

Release our son, family begs kidnappers

Ministry ordered to pay compensation to former Speaker

Oil producing states seek speedy passage of Revenue Bill

I’m still Eagles’ chief coach, Amodu

Oil communities threaten court action over DESOPADEC funds

Inflation rises to 12.3 per cent

Abbey Building secures N1.5bn facility from Netherlands

Oando’s N21.118 bn Rights Issue to close tomorrow

Orji commissions refuse trucks

Ten secondary schools in Borno get resource centres

I’ll ensure UNILAG be among first 100 in the world – Sofoluwe

Customs rakes in N2.04b from anti-smuggling in one month

Jonathan: ‘Those against NASS resolutions are Nigeria’s enemies’

Storm: NIMASA to charge Jolapamo, others for removal of vessels

Freight forwarding group warns agents against sharp practices

Ogun 2011: Intense struggle for Daniel’s job begins

Obi’s victory in Anambra election well deserved — Umeh, APGA Chairman

Group, Lagos Govt organise Mathematics Clinic for students

NUC set to approve Salem Varsity’s double degree programme

Cowbell : 236 candidates begin battle in Ilorin

Despite amnesty, fishing trawlers come under heavy attacks , Orakwusi

Okoli, embattled NSITF boss knows fate soon

“Sports, extra-curricula activities make education complete “

AFED pleads for schools in converted structures

Chi Limited, ex-staff in tango over industrial injury treatment

Borno CJ tasks Judges on corruption

For SOS children, help cometh at noon

Obi : UDP guber candidate advises against court action

I’m not that sexually experienced

TMG denies releasing Ekiti election results

How grandma (60) was jailed over N17.5m scam

Mum’s new job is making her unfaithful

Reps move to safeguard 1trn unclaimed dividends

OGD and the shadow chasers

Jos crisis: Church presents N4.2m to victims

Anambra deputy gov-elect pledges support for Obi

Halliburton: US promises to assist Nigeria

Court hears AP shareholders’ suit tomorrow

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

I’ll prosecute Aondoakaa if…says Waziri

Two pupils killed in Jigawa auto crash

Lagos launches website for unemployed youths

Senate empowers EFCC to prosecute corrupt office holders

Probe : True Face of Lagos exonerates Lagos lawmakers

Justice delivery system, a must review — FG, states

‘NDLEA sacked me because I refused abortion’

NLC urges Jonathan to revolutionise education

APGA criticises court’s ruling on INEC

Why fuel scarcity persists – Ex-NNPC boss

Reps begin public hearing on Section 145 today

Anambra : AC asks for run-off election

Aondoakaa : In Akpamgbo’s infamous footsteps

Nigeria Searches For Coaches

Nigeria’s foreign debt rises to $4bn

A-Ibom to supply gas to Rusal Alscon, IPP

PFN asks Jonathan to checkmate religious riots

Resolve Yar’Adua’s health status or go to jail

New Generations Telecoms buys NITEL for $2.5b

I’ve learnt more lessons – Agagu

Ogun PDP tackles speaker

Police arraign 3 for alleged threat to kill Ogundokun

FG hails NNPC’s move to ease fuel scarcity

Labour tackles minister over poor power supply

2009 GLO-CAF Awards: Drogba, Essien, Eto’O rekindle rivalry

Egypt clears Shehata for Eagles

Enugu workers in free-for-all over money

Eti-Osa LG to float bio-diesel refinery

PDP chieftains in Etsako West decamp to AC

Anyaoku charges Ag. President on true federalism

You can’t send a team out without a coach, Rufai

Ijaw students adopt Uduaghan for 2nd term

Ndokwa Youths hail NASS on Jonathan

NNPC wins men’s table tennis team event

TD vows to crash computer prices in Liberia

Helios Towers, MultiLinks sign deal on managed network services

Meridian Technologies empowers gives free IT training to women

Women in information technology (IT)

‘Over dependence on foreign software threatens Vision 20-2020’

Nigeria spent N1.8 trn on petroleum subsidies in four years

APC unveils back UPS for desktop computers

SchoolNet packages new skills for teachers

Helios Towers, I H S for eWorld forum

Union Assurance premium rise 36%

CIIN organises MCPD course for 2010

NAICOM approves Madu as ADIC new CEO

Over-regulations, barriers to micro-insurance, Irukwu

Rates for political risk cover decline

Finance Minister decries poor capital budget implementation by MDAs

Citibank, EuroFinance partner to tackle key regional economic issues

BCC to offset N190m tax in 2 installments

Horror: How PHCN cable claimed many lives

Gov Gaidam signs N65bn budget

Abia moves against ghost workers

That there was a voice of reason

Veterinary institute assures on quality vaccines

ASEPA reports sewage disposal operators to police

Enugu Labour Party repositions for 2011

Electrocution in P-Harcourt: Death toll rises to 12

Borno commission boss woos investors

Oil thieves threaten group over exposure

Imo decries slow pace of work by contractors

Delta partners foreign investors to boost agric, oil, gas

Monday, February 15, 2010

Jonathan bans adverts, visits

Failed banks: Obieri, 6 others challenge EFCC’s action

Anambra: Group seeks Iwu’s sack

Coomassie tasks FG on Police welfare

2011: PDP chieftain urges Jonathan to work hard

RATTAWU threatens strike over pay rise

Release NDDC funds, Arewa leader urges FG

6 days in Jeddah, Ogbulafor, others can’t see Yar’Adua

Understanding the America presided over by Obama

Jonathan warns ministers on laxity

Aondoakaa re-brands

What next after Goodluck Jonathan?

Presidential, guber polls for November

Group urges support for Jonathan

Tennis players fight for wild cards

Garden City games to celebrate Nigeria’s golden jubilee, Amaechi

NLNG boosts Maritime training facilities

Oshimili North calls for power sharing

MLSCN to sanction erring medical lab scientists

Budget : FG implemented only 54% — Muhtar

We didn’t ask Jonathan to review 7-Point Agenda, says Shagari

EU lauds Jonathan, wants gains of amnesty

Nigeria’s per capita income drops, now $2,748

Govs deny bargaining to lift Jonathan as Ag. President

NFF to select players for Paraguay match

‘Jonathan’s appointment long overdue’

Delta youths to evaluate Uduaghan’s performance

Rep tasks firm on early completion of road

Anger is manifestation of brain disorder, says expert

Shun power seekers, Rep counsels Jonathan

Amaize still serving High Court judge

Toll free lines boost knowledge about HIV

009 Glo-CAF Awards: Top three emerge today

We need continuum of care in Nigeria, says Okhiria

Nigeria to raise N867.5bn to fund deficit

Asset sales: Shell reinstates commitment to Nigeria

FG, stakeholders disagree on gas production contract

‘In cancer awareness, PathCare is in the forefront’

NNPC acquires state- of the- art tracking device for oil vessels

NLNG boosts maritime training with PSCRB

Fashola vows to end maternal death in Lagos

NNPC transformation: Lukman worries about global credit discrimination

Power sector gulped N78.969 billion, FG

FG determined to stop gas flaring , Lukman

CBN’ll aviod any ‘shotgun’ in sale of banks, Sanusi

FG urged to move Lekki Greenfield Refinery to Akwa Ibom state

Odumegwu Ojukwu: The Last Campaign of the Biafran General

Suswam’s wife raises alarm over rise in HIV/AIDS infection

Enugu Mega City project takes off

Return schools to mission, cleric tells Akala

Zik varsity raises N1m for Haiti quake victims

Thanking Dora Akunyili

‘Unilorin best in Nigeria’

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Anyaoku flays Anambra guber poll

N2.98bn debt: I no longer owe Intercontinental — Arisekola

Jos : One feared dead in alleged reprisal attack by herdsmen

Fuel scarcity: NNPC discharges 1,135 trucks

Former Govs jostle for ministerial slots *Utomi, Obiozor may be appointed

Declare Yar’Adua incapacitated, Mbu tells N-Assembly, Govs

5 die in Ezza, Ezillo clash

Another lawyer asks court to void Jonathan’s presidency

Akala second term ambition splits Oyo Reps

PDP chieftain urges Jonathan to implement electoral reform

New GOCs, FOCs, AOCs emerge soon

Ebonyi PDP factions trade insults

Jonathan can’t perform magic in N-Delta – Lori-Ogbebor

Tuc wants National Industrial Court in P-Harcourt

Yar’Adua: Soyinka, others give FEC 10-day ultimatum

Senators move to make Jonathan substantive President

Jay Jay Okocha and other stories

Housing: Mortgage banks blast FMBN decisions on NHF

Face power, amnesty, Labour tells Jonathan

Activist tasks FG on amnesty

Boost for Sylva’s second term bid

Good governance, solution to Nigeria’s problems, says Mark

Anambra – Surprises All The Way

Akunyili is playing the game

Reflections on Obi’s victory

Edo probes soldiers, police clash

Utomi calls for Lagos-Calabar railway

Court sets aside order for AC lawmaker’s arrest


NAICOM intervention yields N822m claims from 106 complaints

CIIN extends partnership, exchange programme to six countries

Anxiety over ‘Market Makers’ initiative

Critics of the ‘Cash Sale of Dollars’ to BDCs are misinformed , Suleiman

Sustaining Nigeria’s telecom growth:Ndukwe’s 8 point agenda

MTN, Ericsson lift rural Ondo through Millennium Village Project

LG posts highest fourth quarter earnings

USFP flags off ICT for all consultations

Hiddink ready for Nigeria

Why I stopped Uvwie monarch – Utuama

PPMC hikes prices of diesel, LPFO

Ekiti govt urges police to probe kidnappings

New ABCON President promises closer ties with regulatory authorities

Acting President commends Spring Bank’s management team

Group calls implementation of N-Delta projects

Man of the year; Daily Independent picks Gov Akpabio, Adenuga

2011: I’ll not defect to LP — Akinbade

Re-branding; Akunyili commends AAAN, condoles President

Sovereign debt critical for development, DMO

Dangote NSE election: Counsel ask judge to hands off case

Succession crisis: Shareholders’ Group seeks NSE Council’s intervention

ECOWAS urges CAF to lift ban on Togo

CAF Cup: Wolves share honours in Burundi

Okagbare hot, now 4th in the world

Don’t get carried away, minister tells Falconets

Oil and Gas Games begin in Lagos

APGA warns Ngige, Soludo

Group lauds NASS resolution on Ag President

Group breaks away from MEND

Dep gov tasks World Bank on community projects

Union tasks Jonathan on performance

Izon compulsory in Burutu schools

Skye Bank Boss Bags UNAA Award

Oando’s Rights Issue may be fully subscribed, Stockbrokers

Bears return as investors lose N62bn on NSE

Rivers and Abia move against robbers in border towns

Group hails Jonathan on cabinet reshuffle

South-South wants substanstive, not Acting President — Mbu

Aondoakaa has made lawyers unpopular – Prof. Oyebode

Etiaba urges support for Obi

PDP asks Attah to drop cases against Akpabio

Akwa Ibom women curse kidnappers, sponsors

Army committed to defence of Nigeria’s territory—Major Gen Abidoye

Acting president: Lawmakers should have acted earlier — Gbagi

CAN instrumental to my success — Fashola

Utuama hinges good governance on credible polls

2011: Ondo South PDP rallies support for Jimoh

N/Assembly resolution on Jonathan has force of law — Izinyon

“Govt. support crucial to growth of local industries”

How to sustain growth in the telecoms sector, by Ndukwe

Senate moves against $1.5bn crude oil theft

Respite at last … as fuel queues thin out

FREE AND FAIR POLLS : Anambra governorship election as silver lining?

NIGERIA’S POWER TRANSITION : Jonathan’s first step

Oni, Afe Babalola, Ogunlade, others diagnose Ekiti

15 electrocuted in Port Harcourt *As high tension wire falls on buses

Tide moves against Yar’Adua’s men

Happy Valentine’s Day

Lukman: Time to go sir

The value of ‘progressive’ politics (3)

Fumbling through governance

VALENTINE’S DAY: How much love in it?

Natural disasters, teleology and the God of love(4)

Anambra’s shining light

Men of gravity and grace

Testimony from tenant of the House

The leader as a thinker, visionary and mobilizer

We should not talk about our earliest critics as if their time is over — Nwachukwu-Agbada

Saturday, February 13, 2010

Jonathan pledges to resolve power crises

Friday, February 12, 2010

N/Assembly’s resolution on Jonathan in order, says Adonu

CBN unveils next phase of banking reforms

Court declares Kenny Martins, 2 others wanted

FG, States, LGs share 329 billion

CNPP renews call for Jonathan to reconstitute cabinet

U.S Congratulates Goodluck Jonathan

Councillor executes projects with own salary

US embassy denies Ondo lawmakers visas

As a Chief I was denied honours cos I’m single

Acting Presidency: Necessity Amends Constitution

Declare Ag President illegal, ex rep asks Court

Our agenda, S/South leaders speak

How Mark was won over

Reps’ heroes and villains

Why Jonathan Goodluck demoted Aondoakaa (SAN)

Shake-up in Police

Jonathan Presidency: The inconvenient truth

Why the North can’t contend with this – Isyaku Ibrahim

If Nigeria had been a pregnant woman

Turai ’s ambition wasted our time – Itse Sagay

Jonathan: Winners and Losers

Going all the way with Goodluck

Much ado about Aondoakaa’s removal

Soleye seeks postponement of 2011 general election

Dipo Dina buried

The heart of providence

Governor Amechi Tackles NFF

Akunyili rejects Aondoakaa’s apology, threatens legal action

Why govs dumped Yar’Adua

15 candidates obtain form for NPL Board election

NPL election: The politics, intrigues of South West

Golfers storm Ikoyi for Captain’s Day tourney

Golfers tackle NGF over sports policy

FIFA Workshop: Coach-less Nigeria yet to confirm participation

Carnival Queen preaches safe sex in schools

Celebs rock Tribecca as Femi Kuti brings the shrine to V/Island

‘We’re prepared to handle both tasks’

Fund athletics now or forget it, Coach Ariyo

Dibaba eyes record at Boston Indoor Games

Youth athletes storm Oghara March 4 for Nkoyo Ibori

A. K. Amu surprise to great beyond

Glitz at TFA 2010 as Warebi, M.I, Aniebo win

Home-based Eagles: Onuh, Egbe’ll rescue Amodu, Yusuf

Kefee celebrates birthday with Sapele Water

World Cup: Hemingway, Five Star team up for Nigerian fans

AFN planning well for the Commonwealth Games, Bada

Importer drags APM Terminals to court over excess charges

Benue cement company shut down over alleged N190 million tax evasion

Bomb scare: SSS queezes ANCLA chieftain, 33 others

Anambra Election: Factors that led to Obi’s victory

1.5 million join Zains loyalty ‘rewardz’

What would you describe as the perfect gift on Valentine’s day?

Enstranged Housewife laments how my mother-in-law sent her packing

‘Yes, I did it, no regret’ —Convicted rapist

I’ll never be a polygamist – Justice Minister

NIMASA D-G named Maritime Man of the Year 2009

World Cup: Blatter blasts S/Africa critics

Trapattoni not for Eagles

Kanu: We failed in Angola 2010

Pharaohs scaling football’s pyramid

Only Amodu Going…

Ignore home-based players at your own peril, Omokaro

Eagles not on my agenda, Siasia

Nigerians Feeding on Football should ‘swim & sink’ with Amodu

Shehata‘ll not succeed with Eagles, Akpoborie

‘Foreigners are milking the hospitality industry’

Britain, AU back resolution on Jonathan

Needfulness Of Necessity Doctrine

Kidnappers release commissioner’s daughter

PDP moves to reconcile members in Anambra

The day the world changed

Carve her name with pride

Jos crisis: Lar assures on fair hearing

Shekarau presents economic blueprint

Jonathan tasked on post-amnesty deal

APGA crisis: Okorie’s faction faults INEC on Obi

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Obi: APGA targets take-over of S-East states

VP restates FG’s commitment to 7-Point Agenda

Oceanic Bank invests N18m in Delta football

Local coaches lack support, Chukwu

Toro backs Amodu’s redeployment

Eagles may play Paraguay

We bowed to Nigerians, Lulu explains Amodu’s redeployment

Crisis : UNN reopens

Yar’Adua:Governors’ Forum misinterpreted — Saraki

N100bn Warri Industrial and Business Park master plan for unveiling Feb. 18

Monday, February 08, 2010

Anambra: Uba blames PDP’s defeat on Ogbulafor

Imo ANPP expels Ahamba

Nigeria’s infant/maternal mortality drops

Reps S-South caucus backs House resolution on Yar’Adua

Okpozo tasks NASS on Electoral Reform Bill

Desperate times; desperate measures

Anambra: Uba visits Obi, pledges support

160 Senators, Reps give Yar’Adua Thursday deadline

Host communities want Bayelsa Oil Commission

Mega pentecostal Corps and Old testament foundations

Foreign bank buys into 3 troubled banks

Oshiomhole carpets Nigeria’s leadership

IYC urges FG to collect outstanding arms from militants

Breaking the ties of love (3)

Ovu Foundation advocates support for Uduaghan

Ndokwa East alleges marginalisation

Parallel PDP Exco emerges in Ebonyi

Breaking the ties of love (4)

UCF urges cooperation from wards

Haiti: The Hate and The Quake(II)

Obey court ruling on EDSOPADEC – Orbih

An appeal to MEND

Air Force commissions water project

Jos: Senators’ wives donate relief materials to victims

Immigration moves to check irregular migration of Nigerians

Keyamo : Between rule of law and pseudo activist

Of Anenih, patriotism and loyalty

NAFDAC arraigns Kano-based bizman for fake drugs

Sunday, February 07, 2010

Yar’Adua: PDP chieftain cautions politicians

How to sack Yar’Adua — Rep

Obi’s victory ‘ll liberate Anambra —APGA

Uba cries foul, wants poll voided

Anambra guber poll, free, fair — Obi

INEC adjusts electoral constituencies in 25 states

Akunyili’s memo:It’s insubordination, says Dombraye

The putrid mess also in CBN! (3)

Lawless Bauchi State Assembly

Yar’Adua was OBJ’s dud cheque

N-Delta youths support Akunyili on hand over memo

2011: 6 new constituencies for Rivers

INEC declares Obi winner of Anambra polls

Edo PDP sets up 3 c’ttees to reposition party

Wanted, a world cup team for Nigeria

CNPP, Afenifere, others hail Anambra poll result

Prevail on Yar’Adua to hand over, N-Delta women beg First Lady

Soludo accuses INEC of rigging

Aliero to reintroduce Okada in Abuja

YAR’ADUA : More ministers support Akunyili

Obi’s victory excites Onitsha traders

Uduaghan commended over street lights

Delta Revenue Board moves against tax defaulters

Group flays threat to attack oil installation

Anambra : Ngige wants poll result voided

Community denies monarch’s murder

Oshiomhole congratulates Obi

Firm petitions police commission over trespass

INEC declares Obi winner

Olaosebikan extols Akala

Presbyterian Church commends Jonathan on Jos crisis

How late Afrobeat King, Fela composed his songs

Remembering my benefactors (3)

Imoke signs 2010 appropriation bill

Update on Anambra Election Results

Saturday, February 06, 2010

Angst over beheading of judge *Police launch manhunt for assailant

Amnesty as casualty of Yar ‘Adua’s absence

Day writers drank from Eugenia Abu’s libation

Latest Anambra Election Results

Kidnapped PDP scribe’s son freed

Utomi faults CBN’s action on BankPHB ….Launches two books

ABSENCE OF PRESIDENT YAR’ADUA : Why Nigeria is an unserious nation, by Pat Utomi

The value of ‘progressive’ politics (2)

From history to perdition

Breast-feeding and human rights

From President to problem now(4)


Natural disasters, teleology and the God of love(3)

Leadership crisis : US envoy to hold talks with Nigeria

Army raises alarm over fake video clips on Jos crisis

Marriage or freedom? Dare I choose?!

Rivers police confirm abduction of Allied Homes’ GM

Anambra : How Iwu, Jonathan averted bloodbath

Hon.Abike Erewa Honoured at home

INEC is irresponsible— Oyebode

Amodu’s sack: Galadima reacts, Keyamo condemns action

Why we went ahead with Anambra polls, by INEC

Breaking news : Anambra poll : Obi in early lead

Coaching: Is Amodu Nigeria’s best ever?

Mbazulike defends Akunyili

Black Stars get $20,000 each from President Atta Mills

My critics are enemies of football, Amodu

NNPC allays fear: Nigeria’s fuel stock not about to finish

World Cup: FIFA dumps Nigerian refs again

Amuneke, Iroha plead for Amodu, want Eagles overhauled

Grassroots: Fashola advises NFF

Lobi budgets N400m for league

Nigeria’a stock market crisis: The worst is over, Stockbroking Houses Association boss

How to revive comatose manufacturing sector, by Dangote big wig

Money is a form of energy

Can Yar’Adua withstand this storm?

N21.5bn export grant must go to beneficiaries only’

Anambra polls: Travellers groan as soldiers lock bridge

Anambra : Irregularities mar election…late arrival of electoral materials

Police to release report on laundering

Anambra election, test case for 2011, says Anyaoku

SEC to implement zero tolerance policy, warns market operators

Reckless use of fire arms!

2011:Oba Akiolu of Lagos tips Fashola for second term

Yakasai quits Arewa Consultative Forum over Yar’Adua

Fashola commissions six major projects in one day

Friday, February 05, 2010

NGE asks Yar‘Adua to hand over to VP

Chris Okotie’s Confession

No country should ever treat its President’s illness…

Yayale may become VP

Anambra: 2007 temporary voters card still valid – INEC

Ghastly Accident Claim 15 Lives in Minna

VP assures on local content

For INEC & Anambra Politicians:It’s Day Of Reckoning

Why I stole my master’s bus – Bus Conductor

Don’t overlook the spiritual espect it

ANAMBRA GUBER ELECTION: The major contenders

Yar’Adua: Jonathan shocked at govs declaration

Chimaroke drums the Ebeano beat again

75 days after, is it really about Yar’Adua?

Follow Constitution — CAN

FG takes over prosecution of suspect behind Jos mayhem

Anambra: Group calls for free and fair election

2010 World Cup: What hope for embattled Amodu?

Shehata may succeed with Eagles , Dada

On the verge of divorce, your partner suddenly wins N100m jackpot . Will you continue with the suit?

The kind of coach Eagles need, Okocha

Police arrest community leader, six others for alleged murder

Gateway will not be relegated, Omoruyi

Premier League standards has improved, Amene

Oyo veteran journalists endorse Oyewole for NPL Board

Yemeni cleric asked me to bomb US airline, says Mutallab

Yar’Adua must go: 36 govs insist on handover

NFF’s the problem of Nigeria’s football , Orairo

NFF should learn from Egypt’s victory, Okubule

NBA backs Akunyili

Foreign coach: We’re deceiving ourselves, Onigbinde

We need proper policing at our border, ports, Agboade

Northern lawyers threaten to cede from NBA

CJN sacks NJI scribe, Ajibade

Nigerian golfers set sight on KCB regional golf Tour

Sapele agog as golfers tee of Ogbetuo’s inaugural

orld awaits word on Tiger’s return

As Enyimba take on Sunshine Stars

ANA holds confab on JP Clark, want entries for 2010

Dress Valentine

Cabotage: Court convicts foreign ship

Zain Nigeria introduces Talk for Love

Ruban Rouge opens shop

Cupid’s fashion fair

ASO-EBI Planner fashion show and Bridal Exhibition

Orchid valentine Ball for February 14

40‘s grown Up Glamour40‘s grown Up Glamour

The Die is cast

Femi Kuti loses again as Beyonce clears six Grammys!

Asa, Naeto C, Munachi headline TFA ‘10

IJE arrives Jos as NFC boss commends production

Even in govt I still do stand-up comedy -Okey Bakassi

I denied my son due to mum’s infidelity – Husband

Imo identifies 400 erosion sites

Imo to replace sacked council chairmen

Rivers, Abia partner to fight crime

Anambra : Rights activist urges free, fair poll

Group storms N’Assembly, holds rally for Yar’Adua

Group tasks stakeholders on Anambra polls

Saraki seeks partnership with Akanbi Foundation

World Bank, US hail C-River’s forestry programme

Family protests death of London-based man

Thursday, February 04, 2010

25, 000 policemen for Anambra poll

Power outage to worsen as generation drops to 2,700Mw

President shouldn’t hand over, declare Northern Govs

Edo ANPP backs Buhari

Nigeria’s leadership failure blamed on selfish interests

Encomiums for Alaere Alaibe, one year after

Yar’Adua : Youths vow to resist call for mass action

Police nab 114 suspected militia in Benue

A matter of honour

Honesty Goes On Vacation

Mantu blames Jos crisis on Gov Jang

Yar’Adua ‘ll hand over to Jonathan – Abba-Aji

Do you trust Sirleaf ?

Some unresolved issues: Political and Economic Matters

U.S Senate accuses Atiku of $40m illegal transfer

Stop this war now!

Amodu accepts to work under foreign coach

Gov Amaechi likens Amodu to Agba Ekpere Chi

Yar’Adua’s ill-health worries FEC members, says Maduekwe

Casket dumped at INEC’s office in Awka

CNPP hails INEC, police on Anambra poll

Amodu: NFF satisfied with my work

Group hails Ohakim over Ilomuanya

2010 World Cup:Amodu loses on all fronts

Akunyili’s memo that splits ministers

FG gets commendation tractors scheme

Yar’ Adua: NPAN backs media owners on acting president

Amaechi threatens contractor with arrest

Lagos House probe panel to sit in camera, says Chairman

Couple remanded in prison for alleged N233m fraud

Tourism minister presents scorecards …plans cultural industries

SAA, SAACI join forces to grow business tourism

FG urged to negotiate return of stolen artifacts

Osun: AC warns judicial workers over tribunal sitting

Ondo Assembly passes 2010 budget

Eight insurers establish study centre in Delta State

FG sets up eight zonal tax tribunals, members named

ADB to bridge Africa/China cooperation

DG SEC meet with CMC to unveil agenda

Chamber urges Nigerian businessmen to document trade with China

NEPC plans national non-oil conference, awards for exporters

Female circumcision encourages promiscuity and polygamy in men, says Osarenren

Etisalat Group declares N 364.2m net profits

Agitation for abolition of SAN rank worries CJN, SANs react

Protest trails FG’s insurers selection as it reduces brokers from 106 to 5

FG to provide 600 hectres of grazing land in Katsina

NCAM collaborates Fadama on rice production

IRM, Rimson bid to boost risk mgt

NNPC submits $10.7bn budget for 2010

CLA holds conference in April

Innovations in new Fundamental Rights Rule

Andy Uba and the moral burden of PDP and Soludo

Family, friends remember Ibru

Wednesday, February 03, 2010

Don’t suspend ceasefire, Rep urges MEND

Ngige urges ‘liberation vote’

MEND, 50 groups ready for fresh violence

Residents decry bad roads in Aba

Anambra, Not The Test

Anambra : Traders back Soludo

Power belongs to God, PDP tells VP

Group decries Edo’s non-representation in NDDC

Land for all

Protesting workers shut down PTI

Tension in Edo Assembly over decampees

Group accuses Oshiomhole of over-heating Edo polity

World Bank President says African poor still vulnerable to crisis

No limit on equity holding in banks, CBN

Nigerians celebrate Iloh at 80

Amodu upsets NFF, begs for patience

Buhari quits ANPP

Anambra: Soludo hopeful of victory

UNDP declares for Ekwunife

Borno House throws out bill on emirates, chiefdoms creation

Borno yet to sign MoU with NPHCDA

Yar’Adua: ACF denies playing politics

10-yr jail for land speculators in Delta

Yar’Adua: Reps to alter contentious section of constitution

Jonathan assures on amnesty

Int’l agency tasks Shell on Ogoni environment clean up

Court adjourns hearing on N-Delta lawyers’ suit

FIFA Ranking: Eagles perch on 15th in the world

Amaechi warns communities over attacks on estate developers

Group advises A-Ibom Assembly speaker against 3rd term

Imo sacks LGs, ISIEC

Pathetic: Nigeria’s first goalkeeper lives in squalor in Ebonyi village

Why we want mental arithmetic in primary education – Prof Ale

Novena varsity boosts courses with intelligence, security studies

Absence of enabling act delays degree-awarding

Day protesters stormed Ikeja for Fashola

Cry The Beloved Country

stakeholders seek evolution of education policy

Musings on the Andy Uba challenge

12 Anambra guber candidates adopt ADC’s Nwosu

Plateau NUJ flays harassment by security agents

Council enacts by-law on girl-child education

Gov Suswam tasks Nigerians on unity

Japan donates transmitter to FRCN

Anambrans abroad back INEC on poll results

FUT Minna expels 5 students for alleged rape

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Yoruba were in Jos before Hausa — Kaze

Okorie’s faction dumps APGA for AC

Johnson-Sirleaf lauds Nigeria’s role in Liberia

Anambra poll : Police ‘ll be neutral — Onovo

Senate rejects retirement benefits for presiding officers

400 ex-militants protest alleged abandonment

I didn’t blow up Shell pipeline, say Ex-militant leader, John Togo

Security agents chase away EDSOPADEC staff from office

FG assures 4 envoys of improved diplomatic ties

Police arrest 12 for arson

Anambra: Ex-minister decries money-for-votes

FRSC goes tough on traffic offenders

Like Navy Like Others

Hausa traders deny rumour of food poisoning in P-Harcourt

Delta returns acquired 100 hectares

Go now, media chiefs tell Yar’Adua

Yar’Adua: MEND warns, asks govt to do the right thing

Nigeria’s crisis deepening, ICG warns

Anambra election: PSC to monitor conduct of policemen

FG to sell fresh oil licences

Release DESOPADEC’s N43bn, community begs Delta govt

Ecobank unveils “Easy Routes to 2010 World Cup”

Bonfrere wants to take over Eagles

Eagles were shy, Kalu

Adokiye wants Keshi to replace Amodu

Cornerstone Insurance gets new CEO

Stocks climb as manufacturing, spending increase

Naira loses 17kobo as forex demand drops

Delta shuts 4 clinics

Community commends Uduaghan over Gbesa Kingdom

BUK expresses gratitude to sponsors over WAUG

Bank insurance levy gaining support at Davos

Retirees pleads with FG to save them from FMBN

Amended Insurance Act 2003 ready ahead of 2011deadline, Senator Nwaogu

Association urges FG to cancel privatisation of Zuma, Osogbo Rolling Mills

We, the bloodied civilians

Apapa residents lament govt’s neglect

NUJ wants NIREC to stem conflicts

Political appointees reject appointment in Bauchi

Imo Assembly okays councils’ sack

Kogi CJ goes tough on ghost workers

Okocha mobilises support for Soludo

ASUU berates FG over failure to tackle national issues

Fashola:Lawmakers allege threat to lives

Monday, February 01, 2010

FG to reap $300bn from PIB yearly

9-man panel to probe UNN crisis

Kano Police nab 60-yr-old man for allegedly raping 3 minors

Ozekhome, Ogunba, Pinheiro 16 others make SANs list

Akala sues for peace over monarch’s stool

Return seized funds to banks, Fasheun tells EFCC, CBN

Medical doctors tackle FG

NDLEA arrests 201 suspected drug dealers

Atuche demands $1.965m unpaid bonus from BankPHB

MASSOB flays Uwazuruike’s detention

Yar’Adua : FG asks court to refuse Falana’s application

Alleged plot to rubbish Soludo uncovered

Yar’Adua: Group flays S-East Govs

Jos crisis : FG sets up c’ttee

AC hails ACF, condemns FEC’s stance

Yar’Adua : PDP chieftain carpets NASS

Air Force redeploys officers

Yar’Adua: Saudi king grants Saudi

Fashola, Tinubu rift splits AC

Sinister Senate

Oil prices rise as Shell slashes output

NDDC, community on war path

Leaderships and situational organisations of govt

150 Itsekiri indigenes get free surgeries

Yar’Adua’s game of deception

PDP raises alarm over Edo govt’s N18.5bn debt

JOS: Jang urges restraint from media, leaders

Why we want Elechi for second term — Group

Nkire predicts victory for PPA

NNPC charts Nigeria’s oil industry direction

NAICOM set to curb huge outstanding premium in 2010

Skye Bank partners British Council on manpower

Ecobank opens representative in South Africa

Microfinance bedrock of economic devt, VP

Emerging markets will drive M&A this year, bankers in Davos say

Operator calls for tenure limits for non-EDs of banks

Obi takes campaign to markets

Firms urged to sponsor programme and students in IPS

Oil communities urge N/A to suspend debate on PIB

NDDC begins needs assessment of communities

Shell dismisses claims of award of surveillance contract

Be cautious, Etolor urges Ijaw leaders

Nations Cup hotshot ‘Gedo’ prefers Al Ahli

Memories of Angola 2010

Pepsi congratulates Super Eagles

NFF contacts Shehata for Eagles’ job

Govt not fair to us, Eagles

Containental strengthens presence in West Africa

Delta elites task oil firms on dealings with hosts

Afren to participate in offshore Nigerian block

Airborne Geophysical Survey will boost Nigerian Mining Sector, Expert

FG, stakeholders disagree on gas production contract

CRFFN commences registration of freight forwarders

Freight forwarders decry incessant revocation of Customs licences

New Kano Customs Comptroller tasks officers on revenue target

Shipment of crude to refineries:ISAN set to exploit opportunity

NIMASA DG laments oil companies’ pollution of Nigerian waters

Imo State Govt move to address accommodation problem

Daewoo commits to implement EIA report on Shell’s project

Amatu cottage hospital boosts health care delivery

Oil workers identify reservations about PIB …Vow to shut down industry if…

Our problems with government-planned deregulation, NUPENG

FG looks to partner private investors on power

Lack of power adversely affecting the economy

NNPC’s account is current and accessible, Barkindo

Reconsider stand on Yar’Adua, group urges FEC

2011: Group endorses Angozi for governorship

Nigeria, UAE supplies put OPEC crude production on upbeat

Regulations clip insurance development, NIA

Insurance industry success depends on unity, Prof Irukwu

Marsh appoints Americas’ energy boss

Insurers record N17.4bn oil & gas premium income in 2008

Our battle against unfair labour practices in oil industry, PENGASSAN

Haiti:The hate and the quake

Multinationals can only ignore Nigeria at their peril, Barkindo

OPEC’S unguided optimism


Fears for refinery jobs as Chevron plans restructure

NNPC’s transformation: Get set, ready …

NNPC charts Nigeria’s oil industry direction

PIB: NNPC, NUPENG resolve to work together

Africa ponders how to manage new wealth

India seeks expansion of oil trade with Nigeria

INEC, PDP and Anambra election

Shekarau lays foundation for N1bn fish market in Kano

Enugu lauds FG on new polio vaccine

Woman, 52, found dead in hotel room

Anambra polls : Ekwueme foundation sues for peace

Dina for burial Friday

Anambra’s great debate

Gunmen abduct ex-NYSC boss, Gen Akpan

Ekiti Kidnap: Death toll rises

Sultan canvasses religious harmony

Allegations against Tinubu, Fashola baseless, says AC

Govt College old boys spend N100m on school’s devt

Rep demands probe of allegation of extra-judicial killings in Jos

Sunday, January 31, 2010

Yar’Adua: CNPP asks Jonathan to dissolve cabinet

My name missing from voters’ register — Ngige

PDP doubts INEC’s sincerity on Anambra polls

INEC : Uba denies plans to rig election

Ngige raises alarm over removal of name from voters register

Mega Party, another mega error — Democratic Alternative

NAFDAC moves against Onitsha fake drug dealers

Anambra : Victory belongs to PPA — Ekwunife

The Putrid Messalso in CBN! (2)

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