Vanguard News Archive for July 2014

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Imagine Cup:125 tech students gather for global showcase

Int’l Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Junior Games begin tomorrow

Mikel may be thrown out of Chelsea

Female suicide bombers not Chibok girls — FG

Gunmen kidnap man as bank manager escapes abduction in Aba

We’ll make governance a worthwhile venture — Omisore

PDP’s rigging plan in Ekiti’ll not work here — Salensile

Don’t blame Amalaha – Ruth Ogbeifo

Liberia shuts schools in battle against Ebola

Nigerians plead for foreign help as Ebola fears spread

Jonathan condemns Kano suicide bombing

Jonathan launches new 64-page e-passport

Chibok parents need comfort, not sorrow; Presidency tells Ezekwesili, others

Ndanusa teases Jamaica’s athletics boss

Glasgow 2014 Games Flicks

Army inaugurates Court Martial to try erring personnel

10-year-old, 2 others arrested with explosives in Katsina

Vitesse vs Chelsea: Mourinho drops Mikel, Drogba

Female bomber kills 6 in Kano

Lukaku close to Everton switch

Suarez biting ban ‘excessive’, says Pedro

Six dead in latest Kano Poly attack

First lady disowns drowned Christopher Awai

Music, strong tool for promoting peace, unity – Oyovwe

Many feared killed as female suicide bomber attacks Kano Poly

Facts on Ebola Virus disease

Ebola: Jim Iyke flees Liberia

‘Death of steel industry aggravated unemployment rate’

Police confirm Yobe bomb attacks

Challenges before Chidoka

FG calls for trucks’ holding bay in Lagos

Bolt denies foul-mouthed criticism of Glasgow 2014

Gunmen kidnap Senator’s mother in Bayelsa

APC is a party managed by two individuals – Fani-Kayode

S.Africa extradites German priest on sex abuse charges

20 dead, dozens missing in shipwreck off Libya

24 killed in rap concert stampede

150 feared trapped in landslide in India village

Ebola: Liberia places senior officials under observation

Suicide bombers hit two mosques in Yobe

Oby Ezekwesili condemns Jonathan, Okupe over ‘N100m’ gift to Chibok parents

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Another Look At Our Prisons

Over 25m payment cards in Nigeria at risk

Envoy had no contact with ebola disease victim — LAGOS GOVT

New IGP: Jonathan, Police council settle for Suleiman Abba

Plans underway to move tank farms from Apapa-Oshodi Road — Obanikoro

N100m LARGESSE: Our leaders cheated us — Chibok parents

NCS highlights Nigeria’s hurdles to building knowledge based economy

Houses of Assembly: Valour or Vanity?

Impeachment: I’ll appear before probe panel —Al-Makura

Rivers Police arrest man, 10-yr-old boy for witchcraft

How robbers unleashed mayhem on Bariga residents during Eid-el Fitri

NPC to offer technical support to boost Nigeria’s tourism sector

‘Rivers saved billions through BPP’

PDP lawmakers displaying legislative rascality, says Obende

Ebola: Experts advocate emergency response mechanisms

Military lifts ban on vehicular movement in Maiduguri

We must support indigenous oil, gas companies— HOUSE C’TTEE CHAIR

Lay down your arms, NLC begs insurgents, others

Jonathan, Tambuwal, Okonjo-Iweala, others condole with El Rufai over son’s death

Tech transfer holds key to national development — General Electric

Generators, computers, others disappear from ministry

Islamic leader in Abia tasks Muslims on Boko Haram

Oyo 2015: Ibadan as an issue

Ebola: Nigeria is not out of the woods yet — Prof. Oyewale Tomori, President, Nigeria Academy of Science

Ilorin monarch worries over spate of insecurity

2015: Ortom joins Benue guber race

PoliO: Efforts on to immunise internally displaced children in Bauchi —PHCDA boss

In America, film on Nigerian immigrant experience premiers in Abuja

Ojora tasks Jonathan on Mile 2-Apapa road gridlock

FG inaugurates c’ttees on mortgage reformation

NGO plans 1m jobs in 1 yr

Abductors of children to face death penalty in A’Ibom

ENUGU IMPEACHMENT SAGA: Group flays alleged pressure on dep gov to resign

EBOLA: Obiano orders 400 PPE for Anambra health workers

Police nab suspected female cultist, 10 others

NDN lauds Jonathan, Mu’azu

Synapse recounts how new tech helps laboratory services

US not in new Cold War with Russia- Obama

PH residents groan over epileptic power supply

Remembering those who left lately

Mad people take over Ziks N3bn Govt House complex

IMF’s Lagarde says Ukraine may need more aid

Osun 2014: PDP’s Omisore will defeat APC convincingly- Fani-Kayode

APC, a party managed by two individuals— Fani-Kayode

Sierra Leone’s top Ebola doctor dies from virus

Jonathan condoles with El-Rufai over son’s death

Adamawa Govt. to probe Nyako

Dozens killed, injured in terror attack in China

India police arrest three over alleged gang-rape at gunpoint

Emir of Hadejia tasks community leaders on peace, education

Bauchi PHCDA immunises children of IDPs against polio virus

Accord not part of plan to impeach Ajimobi — LADOJA

Medical consultants warn FG on move to proscribe NMA

Elochukwu asks NFF to renew Keshi’s contract

Could we have been celebrating if Buhari had been felled – APC

Commonwealth Games Federation queries Nigeria over inconsistent jersey use

President urges Govs to emulate Uduaghan’s sports development strategies

Gaza fighting rages as conflict enters 4th week

Dutch PM asks Ukraine to stop fighting near crash site

El-Rufai loses son in auto crash

The way we are and our slow and stunted growth

Nigerian ambassador, 3 ECOWAS staff, 55 others had contact with Lagos Ebola victim — Idris

Policeman dies after shooting self on the leg

Nigeria can explode anytime, warns ex-Ohanaeze leader

Why Senator Remi Tinubu’s trial is delayed – Vanguard Investigation

Monday, July 28, 2014

Airtel Unveils Internet Bundles for Android Devices

Chibok – 100 Days, Counting

Lagos generates 12,000 tonnes of garbage daily

3 electrocuted, several injured in Ogun market

Bokoh Haram: Jonathan should exchange prisoners for Chibok girls — Evah

Police smash cheque forgery syndicate

Ekiti fallout: New thinking on APC presidential ticket

I defied Doctors warning to win medal for Nigeria – Obioma Okoli

Okagbare wins gold

Nigeria, a project in God’s hand — Bishop Oke

Oyeyemi reads riot act to reckless drivers

Gunmen kidnap ex-gov Sylva’s uncle

Amalaha targets Rio Olympics gold

Pressure mounts on Obi to dump APGA for PDP

Works on ports’ access roads to end in two months — FG

Counter-terrorism war starts in Lagos

Coscharis drops registration charges

Atilade makes history, succeeds sibling as acting Lagos Chief Judge

Impeachment: Ebonyi founding fathers meet Assembly members

NLC decries increasing wave of impeachment

We’ll wrestle more medals for Team Nigeria – Ohaike

‘Our turn syndrome’, Nigeria’s greatest impediment

Ngige faults Jonathan on 2nd Niger Bridge

Breaking News: Nigeria’s Okagbare wins women’s 100m

Brazil president condemns Israel’s ‘massacre’ in Gaza

Bauchi maize farmers record 100% yield

7 killed, 3 injured in Kogi auto crash

160 for ARS national finals

N’Delta leaders committed to region’s devt— MINISTER

Why I want to govern Delta, by Okocha

Family debunks reports of charm in Black Arrow’s death

Efe Ajagba is as good as gold – Okorodudu

2014: OPD handles 4,036 cases, N8.3m compensation paid

Danagogo boosts athletes, coaches morale

One man live debate is Aregbesola’s propaganda — Akinwusi

Jonathan abhors use of young women as suicide bombers

7 killed, 3 injured in Kogi crash

CAN condemns Zaria killings, condoles Islamic cleric, El-Zakzaky Bookmark

Ebola: Lagos Govt identifies 59 contacts with dead Liberian victim

2014 Imagine cup: NITDA supports Team Nigeria with digital tools

Police confirm death of 2 female bombers, 3 others in Kano blasts

2 policemen, 4 others injured as another female bomber hits Kano Trade Fair complex

President Jonathan paying lip service to free, fair elections – APC

FIFA calls for Italian FA probe into Pogba racism case

Peace in Gaza fighting as US, UN up pressure for truce

CGames: Nigeria stun India to take bronze in table tennis

Suicide bomber targeted women – witnesses

Two refugees slaughtered by gunmen in Borno

3 dead, 7 injured in new Kano suicide attack

MH17 black boxes show crash caused by rocket shrapnel- Kiev

Another bomb explosion in Kano

Female suicide bomber, 2 others die in Kano blast

Education initiatives and fight against insecurity

Davido, Wizkid at war again?

Many feared killed in Kano bomb blast

Downing of flight MH17 ‘may amount to a war crime’- UN

Iraq army kills 17 in anti-jihadist raid- tribal head

Ebola: Arik Air suspends flights to Liberia, Sierra Leone

Bakare wants FG to apologise to Boko Haram over killing of leader

BRT Probe: Falana requests Fashola to remove Justice Adebajo as chairman

Ella- Genevieve Lesbianism Saga: Everyone now calls me Genny’s wife back home — Ella Martins

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Happy Eid el-Fitri

CONFAB: Report not ready as Kutigi shifts resumption date to August 11

Impeachment: Jonathan hasn’t asked Nasarawa lawmakers to drop action— Iliya

Osun berates DSS over clampdown on research firm

Modern rail: Nigeria Railways bids to sustain N4bn investment

Nigeria rakes in 6 medals from weightlifting

Police nab first class graduate, five others over Internet fraud

Confab: We were all grandstanding – Prof. ABC Nwosu

Oyinlola is supporting me — Omisore

Gunning for Muhammadu Buhari

2015: Group okays ex-Vanguard staff for House of Reps

Two AK-47 rifles, live ammunition recovered from NSCDC operative

Entrepreneurial Education Revolution: An Imperative for Sustainable Development in Part 1

Imo trains 12,000 to tackle insecurity

Reconcile, publish government account regularly

Emefiele promises adequate funding of SMEs

Boko Haram attacks Cameroun

Sallah celebration: Be security conscious, FG tells Nigerians

No enforcement date yet for new number plate, drivers’ licence — FRSC

Judiciary workers’ strike contributing to Prison congestion — Comptroller

African portfolio investors driving shares of multinationals to undeserving high — Report

Time for the liquidation of Boko Haram

$1 Billion loan in ‘sophisticated pocket’

Breaking Strongholds (1)

2015: Dosunmu declares for Lagos guber race

LASG warns against dumping of refuse in drainages

Biodun Omolayo’s Young at Art celebrates 10 in style

Music stars emerge at MTNF MUSON graduation concert

Gov. Orji commiserates with victims of gen set fumes tragedy

New aircraft charter firm offers clients business class lounges in 400 cities

APC raps FG over abandonment of Enugu Coal deposit

NYSC members warned against electoral offence

Why Osun voters should reject APC, PDP — Akinwusi

Police arrest civil defence operative over illegal arms dealing

Africa, new pride for marketers — Blyth, TBWA GMD

BOI rejects funding SMEs cluster

Fueling the culture of impunity

Kano Church bombing: Police arrest 5 suspects

Of Nyako’s naivety and Atiku’s hypocrisy

Calamity would have befallen Nigeria if Buhari, Bauchi were killed, says Jonathan

Boko Haram kidnap Cameroon minister’s wife, kill 6 – police

Emir of Kano, Sanusi cancels Eid festivities after bomb attacks

Soldier, female suicide bomber , 4 others die in Kano blast

Five police injured foiling female suicide bomber in Kano

Eid-El-Fitr:Sanusi urges Muslims to imbibe spirit of tolerance

US doctor infected with Ebola in Liberia outbreak

Sambo calls for sustained prayers for unity

Many killed as bomb blast hits Kano Catholic church

Netanyahu: ‘Hamas violating own ceasefire’

Sultan commends Muslim, Catholic cordial relationship

1 dies, 15 unconscious after an all night prayers

Gowon tasks Team Nigeria to set new record in Glasgow

Police foils bomb blast in Kano’s mosque

Attack on Buhari, signals that nobody is spared – Bishop Okoh

38 killed as Libya army, Islamists clash in Benghazi

Malaysia strikes deal with Ukraine rebels to allow police at MH17 site

Buhari masterminded his own convoy bombing- Dokubo-Asari

Presh goes incognito

Pet names Naija Divas call themselves and why

My husband named me Omosexy — Omotola Jalade Ekeinde

Saturday, July 26, 2014

2face changes name to ‘Tu-baba’

SA disappoints Keshi, appoints ‘Shakes’ Mashaba

You should not honour men more than truth — Plato

Maigairi wishes NFF well

Anambra And Defiant Abductors: 200 kidnappings and the N1 billion ransom

Commonwealth Games: Bolt’s parents wish Okagbare well

The promise of death in Akwa Ibom – 1

SALLAH: Military restricts movement in Maiduguri

Ekiti Guber: Rumpus in INEC over posting of RECs

Trouble in Catholic Church

Terror sponsors can’t hide for too long – Maku

Vigil disaster One dies, 15 in coma

How I will deal with my male colleagues— Ebonyi new female Speaker

We must design a winning model for Jonathan – Dagogo-Jack

The Falsehood in the Book of Hebrews

Chibok Girls: What the Media is yet to do

Ebola: The enemy at your door!

SALLAH: Let’s unite against terror — Jonathan

OSUN 2014: The Aregbesola testimonial

RCCG celebrates convention of the Holy Spirit

Attack on Buhari’s convoy: PDP, APC clash

Sallah: Tight security in Abuja

Killings in the name of oil

National Social Welfare Bill: Hon. Akinlaja raises hope for vulnerable groups

Hephzibah: Punished with blindness for two years

Edo 2016: Ex-General, five others battle for PDP ticket

Appeal Court affirms Obiano’s election as Anambra Gov

Body of Ebola victim cremated in Lagos

Quincy open new Abuja office

Stephanie Okereke releases footages from Hollywood movie

Actor, Pope Odonwodo, wife take acting to the altar

100 days of captivity & the future of Nigeria

Death toll rises to 35 in Shiites sect, soldiers clash

Mashaba appointed to coach South Africa

The Chibok Abductions: The thief in President Jonathan’s life

‘Collapsing wall killed my only two sons… and my world came to a halt’

Kaduna bomb attack on Buhari: A failed attempt by APC to launder image—PDP

Obiano floors Ngige at Court of Appeal

Aggression is un-Islamic, says Gov. Yero

Army investigating alleged killing of El-Zazzakey’s followers — Spokesman

Liverpool’s Lallana set to miss start of season

EU targets Russian intelligence chiefs, readies tougher sanctions

Eid el-Fitr: I-G places police on red alert

Abdulmutallab terror plot failed because he wore pant for two weeks

Kaduna bombing: Sallah durbar cancelled

Pray for Nigeria’s unity, Atiku begs Muslims

Whither 6 months to election, where are the presidential aspirants?

FG procures 40 attack helicopters with night vision

Friday, July 25, 2014

For failing to bribe policeman with N200 I was sentenced to death

Bombing: Onuesoke commends Jonathan statesmanship over Buhari’s attack

Yorubas beginning to free selves from hijackers – Okurounmu

Adamawa Guber: I will get PDP ticket – Marwa

2 die as APC, PDP supporters clash in Osun

Cholera kills five in Anambra, 120 cases reported

Once oil dries up, some states will not survive – Abonta

Buhari’s assassination attempt intended to destabilise Nigeria – Ekhomu

Sacrilege: Pastor who impregnates married women and their daughters, says God directs him to do so

Sheikh Zakzaky’s son, 10 Others died in Nigerian troops, Shiite Muslims Clash

Every man wants to sleep with me- Afrocandy

Help, Aba residents cry out to FG, Gov Orji

Rich and famous: Behold Basket Mouth the comic Lord

Tukur urges Muslims to join hands with Jonathan in building Nigeria

Turbulence of adolescence (2)

Naija Street Champ: Who wins the show today?

Morgan Entertainment at war

This beauty that makes me sad

How Timi Dakolo predicted MBGN winner

Man, 72, arrested in Adamawa for defiling girl, 7

5 killed as Shiites Muslims, Nigerian troops clash in Zaria over Gaza conflict

Anambra Speaker, father bicker over chieftaincy title

Prostitution should be legalised —Maheeda

Nigerian fans recount World Cup experience

The great port and the things between

Beyond your imagination

Iraq jihadists blow up ‘Jonah’s tomb’ in Mosul

Bizarre: A prophet who hasn’t had a bath for 13 years!

FG confirms Ebola death in Lagos, warns citizens to be vigilant

Liberian dies of Ebola in Lagos

I feel happy when men approach me —Chelsea Edogun

Firms, individuals owe Lagos N18bn in taxes

Nigerians in Diaspora commend Jonathan on confab

Local Govt gives Okoku merit award

KWARA 2015: Battles for senatorial seats hot up

Commonwealth Games: Amalaha lands Nigeria’s first gold

Delta 2015: Politicians rubbish power rotation

Chelsea return for club great Drogba

Troops arrest suspect in connection with explosion targeted at Buhari

Impeachment: We have been receiving threat messages – Ebonyi Assembly members

Lawyer berates Adamawa legislators over delay in informing INEC of impeachment

Paris bans pro-Palestinian protest after recent violence

Two Cameroon soldiers killed in crossborder Boko Haram attack

Maltina Dance All : 8 Finalists emerge from Port-Harcourt Auditions

Mourinho wants Didier Drogba

Allow Opposition to thrive, Onaiyekan tells FG

IG orders tight security in violence prone states

60 students escape death as Enugu Shuttle bus goes up in flames

Jonathan reassures international community on credible polls in 2015

Bridges and the cost of democracy

Job creation: The Abia example

IBB flays attack on Buhari, says this bloodletting must stop

Police arrest freight forwarder, wife over N20m fake Customs auction

Gunmen kill Village Head, 14 others in Borno

Hottest Nigerian celebrities on social media Why they are hot

Ijaw Ex-militants demand creation of Toru-Ebe, Oil River states

Delta $16bn Gas City project: Gbaramatu Ijaws demand own Epz c’ttee

NPA deceiving Nigerians, says Lagos govt

PDP chides Ekiti Assembly for creating 19 LGDAs

Sylva condemns attack on Buhari

Ohanaeze youth tackles Arewa wing over call for dissolution of Nigeria

NCP denies ALSCON’s alleged asset stripping by UC Rusal

Don’t pay for medicare, Uduaghan tells pregnant women

Soldiers destroy kidnappers’ camp in Aba

EDSTMA faults Edo PDP on murder allegation

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Auto Imports Indecisions

Attack on Buhari could have triggered violence – expert

It’s tough coping with 9 children — Policeman’s widow

How to pay Zakat and Zakatul-Fitr

‘Nigeria needs proper hospitality training institution’

We spend over N180m annually to assist the less privileged — Imam Shuaib

Opara wins Nigeria’s first medal in Glasgow

Who succeeds Fashola? : New permutations in Lagos

IDENTITY CRISIS: Old Basket Mouth speaks —People say I sold my birthright to him

Obama inauguration vocalist, Alicia Miles Olatuja, for Lagos Jazz Series

Glasgow: Our Weightlifters are determnined for honours – Iquaibom

Kidnap in Lagos: Suspect is mentally unstable — Police

Labour blasts Okonjo-Iweala over alleged N1.8tn salary bill

From Calabar to Badagry: My journey to perfection

Tribute to a titan

NBA holds valedictory session for Aturu

Why Maigari was impeached

Plateau: Group tasks residents on tolerance

Apapa TRAFFIC: Gridlock worsens as contractor abandons site

3,000 DPP members decamp to Apc in Delta council

3,000 DPP members decamp to APC in Delta council

MTN Project Fame dumps Adaora Oleh for Bolanle Olukanni as co-host

Patience Jonathan calls for urgent universal access to cervical cancer treatment in Africa

UPN calls for pan-political parties’ summit

Politicians buy human parts from me, says suspect

Ebonyi Assembly majority leader kidnapped, rescued

Uduaghan commissions swimming pool in Warri

Sallah : Police ready to provide security, says AIG

Kogi/Lokoja: I’m the beautiful bride – Akawo

Iheanacho is exceptional – Pellegrini

Fears as man falls ill with Ebola-like symptoms in Lagos

The lawmaker and His Search for Justice

Arts with science humanise us, Ifowodo tells Chemline students

Kaduna, Kano blasts: A disregard to only ‘true God’ – CAN

One killed, eight injured in Kano blast

Jonathan calls for closer partnership between Nigeria, other OPEC nations

Eaglets arrive in Kinshasa ahead of African U-17 championship qualifier

New Zealand minister offers to resign after evading airport security

NFF ready to renew Keshi contract

Bamidele Francis Aturu: Last man standing

CBN, agriculture and venture capital funding

Monarch, 15 others killed in Borno

APC condemns Kaduna bombings, says FG’s theory on Boko Haram up in flames

Scores feared dead as bomb blast rocks Kano motor park

Geldof blasts Russia, Uganda and Nigeria for passing anti-gay laws

MH-17: Dutch resist calls to expel Putin’s daughter

Nigeria beat Bangladesh 3-0 in table tennis

RUSSIA to re-open trade mission in Nigeria

2014 Commonwealth Games opens amidst pageantry, fanfare

Air Algerie plane with 119 passengers missing over Mali

NFF board impeaches Animu Maigari

Impeachment: Ebonyi Assembly majority leader kidnapped

Sokoto and sokoto trouser

Russia delivering weapons to Iraq- report

More than 2.2 billion people ‘poor or near-poor’- UN report

Aturu for burial tomorrow

FG assures on prosecution of Boko Haram leaders

NYSC to place corps members on civil service salary scale

Air Force officers disrupts activities at Lagos Airport

APC takes concrete actions to ensure free, fair election in Osun

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Nigeria’s Dying Future

2015: Igbo in Lagos ready to partner any political party if…

Police parade alleged kidnappers of babies, others in Abia

90 escape death at Aminu Kano Airport

Obiano, Wada move to end border skirmishes

Emir of Kano, Sanusi visits Jonathan

Al-Makura: Drama as 4 Assembly members attempt to snatch Mace

Safety of pension assets is top priority, says Jonathan

I’m not part of plots to kill confab report —Abdulrazaq-Gwadabe

Tension as NFF exco meets

Keep cash at home we are coming, robbers tell Ogun community

NYSC insists on deployment to four key areas

How Chime charmed us in Enugu – Ezievuo

N100bn TETFund unaccessed by tertiary institutions — BOT chairman

Commercial vehicle drivers besiege training centres

Akwa Ibom Pension Law: Succour for Akpabio

National confab and ‘feeding bottle federalism’

Lagos APC: PDP has taught us a lesson in Ekiti


Jonathan mobilisation group targets S’East

APC gets Tribunal’s nod to inspect Ekiti election materials

Facebook shares profit growth story

Uduaghan committed to providing decent housing for Deltans —Akpeki

US ‘deplores’ Kaduna twin attacks

Attah lauds Rilwanu Lukman

Biden honours Nigerian in US TechWomen training

Immigration nabs human trafficking kingpin, rescues 5 victims

Katsina livestock traders lament low patronage

NOA to politicians: Imbibe spirit of tolerance

I’ll open up rural areas — Akinbade

FG acquires equipment to fight insurgents

Aregbesola receives award on good governance

At last, Sanusi meets Jonathan

Keshi still in limbo

Kaduna Bombing: El-Rufai alleges assassination attempt on Buhari

Kaduna Bombing: Jonathan thanks God Almighty for sparing Buhari’s lives

Maiduguri- Gamboru- Ngala link bridge blown off

How I escaped assassination – Buhari

Eid-el-fitri: FG declares Monday 28, Teusday 29 public holidays

Police, US Department sign MOU on training

Missing Air Force crew member found alive – DHQ

Buhari escapes Kaduna blast, three aides injured

Bomb blast: Kaduna Govt. imposes 24-hr curfew

Boko Haram not patriotic Muslims- Gambia Scholar

Second ‘bombing’ in Kaduna kills at least 17 – NEMA

25 feared killed in Kaduna suicide attack

NEPAD has mandate to monitor election – Presidential aide

Ukraine says readying sanctions against Russia over rebel support

Algeria to host women’s U-18 and U-23 African Nations Volleyball Championships

Sokoto earmarks N 800 m to sponsor 420 students abroad-Official

UNFPA donates computers worth N10m to health institutions in Lagos

Sokoto earmarks N800m to sponsor 420 students to Islamic University of Uganda

Al-makura’s impeachment: Nassarawa assembly orders Chief Judge to set up investigative panel

FRSC to enforce new drivers’ licence, number plate, Aug. 1

FCT Muslim Pilgrims Board releases 2014 Hajj fare

NYSC to place corps members on public service salary scale

AIDS-free world is round the corner – Clinton

Impeachment saga: PDP challenges APC to produce evidences of corroboration

Police frees suspects caught with corpse of three-year-old

Ohaneze youths fault call for dissolution of Nigeria by Arewa youths

We still have faith in Nyako – Commissioners

Jonathan is not behind insecurity in Nigeria … – Chekwas

MH17 black boxes delivered to British investigators

Netherlands mourns as bodies of MH17 crash victims return

Fayose accuses Fayemi of employing 4,000 new workers

Enugu Assembly serves Deputy Gov, Onyebuchi, impeachment notice

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Budget Bothers

4 killed, 7 injured in renewed clash over oil on Anambra/Kogi border

Farmer arrested for killing wife in Ogun

Cameroon villagers live in terror of Nigeria’s Boko Haram

Police nab 3 for car-snatching in Lagos

Nigeria needs to shun habit of not doing anything concrete in the face of tragedy – Ezekwesili

Navy, vigilante nab 80 drug peddlers in Anambra, Abia

Usman to lead Team Nigeria out

#BringBackOurGirls: Helicopters, night-vision other equipment to aid search arrive

Opening Ceremony to attract 1.5 billion viewers

Kongi’s Harvest

Daniel, Kashamu bicker over Jonathan

2 die in Ilorin as Customs men, smugglers clash

Ebonyi: Intrigues that enthroned Madam Speaker

Jonathan vs Buhari: Afenifere stakeholders call for caution

NIM ‘ll check fraud in financial sector – Onyemenam

Landlords eject Bayelsa gov’s aides

I’m ready for arrest — Aregbesola

SUBSIDY: FG, oil marketers clash over interest charge

2015 elections: CBN monitoring govt, politicians’ spending— Emefiele

Solution to Africa’s mortality rate lies in modern day technology’

IMPEACHMENT: Thugs attack lawmaker in Ebonyi

Piracy: Bayelsans beg government to declare state of emergency on waterways

Imoke’s different path to service

SDP candidate flays focus on ‘stomach infrastructure’

PDP chieftain cautions Oyo guber aspirants

We’ll continue with impeachment moves against Al-Makura— Assembly

My mandate is to end football crisis – Danagogo

A Daniel is born

Ford to unveil 17 new products for Africa

#BringBackOurGirls: Jonathan meets Chibok parents

BlackBerry restructures, battles mobile phone ecosystem with Z3

Echiejile sets sight on Russia 2016

We are doing everything to rescue your daughters, Jonathan assures Chibok parents

Ice Prince want to keep MI’s car

MADinitiative sets for media summit

Only those with permanent voter card can vote in 2015 – REC

Danish scientists reveal way to find hidden HIV-infected cells

What will $1bn do when $14bn has not clipped the wings of Boko Haram – APC

Five girls wounded in acid attacks in Pakistan

Physician calls for decentraliation of HIV/AIDS services

Al-Jazeera Gaza office evacuated after gunshots

Brazil appoint Dunga as Scolari successor

MH17 bodies expected Wednesday, IDs could take months- Dutch PM

‘African women have limited capacity to negotiate condom’

30 vehicle manufacturing plants take off soon

Jonathan hits back at Buhari

Russia offers ‘comprehensive help’ to Malaysia jet crash probe

Doctor strike paralyses healthcare, commercial activities

Still on Ekiti: The nobility in defeat

UN, US press Gaza truce efforts as death toll soars

2015: Jonathan cannot win in any northern state — Kwankwaso

I am not a university graduate yet—Davido

Monday, July 21, 2014

Group petitions Pope over killing of Christians, burning of churches in North

Nyako – Why Do They Celebrate?

Why Jonathan is impeaching every body – Nda-Isaiah

Boko Haram invades Borno village, kills 60

Why we shut markets, hotel in FCT— Army

Edo Pdp lawmakers direct Efcc to probe state/LG joint account

Nigerians divided over confab’s outcome

Team Nigeria in big C’wealth Games disgrace

Enyeama: I’ve not quit Eagles

Crisis rages over choice of PDP guber candidate in Oyo

Nigeria’s unity not negotiable —Maitama Sule

Appeal Court acquits man of murder charge

205 Roads: Residents disagree with LASG’s claims

Army launches new counter-terrorism measures

Nigeria earns N475bn from India, Netherlands, Brazil in one month

UPDC redefines Calabar landscape with 200-unit Golf Estate

How Lagos Water Corporation short-changes its workers

BCPG adopts grassroots approach to stem rise in building collapse

IKEDC deploys N1bn for system upgrade

Chime plots deputy’s impeachment, mobilises lawmakers

Our loyalty to Oyinlola made PDP expel us — Igbalaye

Our major failure at the confab — Dr Abiola Akiyode-Afolabi

Innoson to roll out N1.5m cars

FG tasks firm on embedded generation in South-East

2 years after Lagos ban Okada: Public outcry against Police continues

Anambra to close 486 centres of exam magic

Musa’s wonder goal among World Cup best

2015: Delta group flays imposition of candidates

Ogomudia, 22 others bag chieftaincy titles in Delta kingdom

Youths insist on guber slot for Okigwe

Pre-season tour: Chelsea finally drop Mikel

FG plans to adopt India power sector model Bookmark

#BringThemHome: Dutch Twitter avatars go black demanding MH17 bodies’ return

IAAF ratifies 3 new world records

Gospel artists rewarded at Crystal Gospel Awards 2014

U.S. will support election process which protects rights of Nigerians

Obama strengthens gay, transgender workplace rights

Charly Boy and his Guardian Angels?

Fans read meaning to Davido’s message to Wizkid on birthday

Kenyan CAN hopes suffer setback

Behold Maheeda on her way to Church on Sunday

Qatar to organize 43 sports events in 2014/15 ahead 2022 World Cup

80 CEOs to attend Google’s executive breakfast forum

2015; Important Lessons from Brazil

Pastor Chris’ life of giving!

Modibbo Kawu and the limits of insolence

Jonathan lauds Oshiomhole for attracting investments to Edo

Buhari to Jonathan: No President has ever declared war on Nigeria as we are seeing now

Nigerian Air Force Helicopter Crashes In Borno State

Cleric wants Catholic faithful to pray for politicians

New councils : Ekiti SIEC submits result of referendum

Truck owners plan call up system to reduce gridlock on Lagos port roads

India school head arrested for caning blind students

FAO warns of Ebola danger through consumption of wildlife species

Violence reduces in C. Africa as peace talks open

African first ladies examine the status of cancer in Africa

FG bans registration of Nigerians, says its worse than Boko Haram

Cholera kills six in Kano state- official

UN rights council calls meeting on Gaza conflict

UN calls for immediate truce as Gaza toll tops 500

Britain wants tougher sanctions against Russia over MH17

Dino Melaye attacks FG, DSS for ‘arresting’ Ezekwesili

Uproar at Ebonyi Govt House over impeached Speaker

AIDS: Anger flares at homophobic laws

Sudan’s Darfur rebels say claims they killed 13 ‘fabricated’

Putin says international experts must have access to crash site

‘More than 10′ Gaza militants killed infiltrating Israel

DSS stops Ezekwesili at Abuja Airport, seizes her passport

Ebonyi Speaker impeached

Strike: Return to work, pharmacists, nurses, others urge doctors

Gunmen miss target, kill his wife, mother

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Woman nabbed with dead 5-year-old child in Lagos

Derivation: 80 % or don’t return home, N4GG tells S-South delegates

Uncertainty over N24.3bn Cabotage Fund

Chukwu to Keshi: Go for better pay

CONFAB: North moves to ‘kill’ report

Why Finance Commissioners kicked against fuel subsidy — Phillip Nto

APC has misbehaved in South West — PDP

Why Nyako fled Nigeria — Aide

Survey shows voice, social media driving low end mobile commerce

NYCN slams Ijaw, Arewa youths over war threats

They can’t impeach Amaechi —Rivers APC

Infrastructure deficit a global challenge

Boko Haram as excuse for $1bn loan

We won’t give up on Apapa gridlock, Fashola vows

Choice of guber candidate tears Oyo PDP apart

Ministry commends Adamu

Germany players damage World Cup trophy

Berger Paints will enhance dividend payment — Olowokande

Uduaghan to commission Warri Swimming Pool

2015: Abia denies setting up c’ttee to select next gov

Infrastructure Bank to build N49bn Tower in Abuja

Confab’s done more harm than good to Ijaw —Meinbutu

Mourinho sends Omeruo back to Middlesbrough

10 ways to end doctors’ strikes (FOREVER) in Nigeria

Delta 2015 and the Edevbie factor

Ekiti PDP warns assembly against recognising referendum results

Airtel targets 18% customer base growth by year end

Minister, club owners meet on way forward for Nigerian football

Nigerians’ll resist militarization of polls — Femi Pedro

Bloody Sunday as 97 Gazans, 13 Israeli soldiers killed

13 soldiers killed Sunday in Gaza—Israel army

Police arrest NSCDC operative over alleged murder

2015: Northern group endorses Jonathan

Maternity leave: Emulate Lagos State Government, experts tell FG, states

FG has no business borrowing $1bn if it had accounted for $20bn – APC

Foreign players abandon Ukraine clubs

No plan to impeach Gov. Ajimobi-Oyo lawmaker

Four feared dead as cultists clash in Imo

Ekiti conducts referendum for creation of 18 local government areas

Anger grows towards Russia over MH17 crash

If you have conscience, you won’t do anything – Munachi Abii

Rebels refuse access to Ukraine crash site until truce

Why marriage not on my mind now – Chidinma

Timaya, Empress Njamah at war again?

I gave you your first collabo, Sound Sultan tells Wizkid

Jazz raises quality of life — Oti Bazunu

The Seige… theatrical narrative of Soyinka’s philosophy

Soyinka at 80: The Man Lived

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Police officer dies in sex romp

Why I am trying to step into Awolowo’s shoes, by Fasheun

Maigari’s NFF board: ‘Not yet uhuru’

The forces against Gov. Almakura; the pact he breached

Oritsejafor hails FG’s fund for Boko Haram victims

How Bayelsa is being made safe for investment, by Gov Dickson

Confab: Knotty national question back to sender!

20 DAYS TO OSUN 2014: Aregbesola’s anti-people policies will sweep him out — Omisore

Tinubu, others have lost focus — Presidency

Anti-Almakura forces adamant; gov. fights back

Terrorism doomed to fail in Nigeria soon —Obanikoro

Anti-smoking war goes to National Assembly

2015: The Battle for Ebonyi

I made Arabic Bible during three-month transfiguration— Uthman Dan Fodio’s great grandson

Edo is ‘work in progress’ —Omo-Ojo, Transport Commissioner

Malaysian Flight M17: Making the skies the choice spot for terror strikes

Boko Haram kills more than 100, hoists flag in Borno

NSCDC operatives assault JAMB coordinator, pregnant woman in Kogi

OSUN 2014: APC, PDP trade accusations over rice-for-vote

OIL SPILLAGE: Why we’re training indigenous professionals — NDDC boss

2015 Nations Cup: Qualification battle begins

Why I rejected Jonathan’s offer of appointment— Fasehun

Brazil eye Dunga as Scolari successor

Aregbesola deserves second term

Doctors’ Strike: Lack of oxygen kills two-month-old baby

NCS uncovers new trend of smugglIng

NEIFA holds convention today

Sadik partners GTCF

21 Days to Osun 2014: Aregbesola’s anti-people policies will sweep him out — Omisore

Study finds promise toward treating HIV and hep C

Dutch banks act on MH17 credit card looting reports

Lawyers express support for financial autonomy of judiciary

7 killed as gunmen hijack bus in Kenya’s coast

Shehu of Borno expresses shock at increasing attacks by Boko Haram

PDP women wing donates relief materials to Boko Haram victims

Pro-Russia rebels looting crash site – Ukraine

2side births Miss Green and White Nigeria pageant

Danny Young drops ‘Oga Ade’ video

Omo-Agege and the challenge of service

Rebels trying to destroy crash evidence ‘with Russian support’ – Ukraine

Russia demands answers from Ukraine over fatal jet crash

Brown Ideye joins West Brom for £10m

Downing of flight MH17 an “apocalyptic end of the world’’ – Nigeria

Why can’t a matron take instruction from doctor ? – Lawmaker

CONFAB is a waste of billions of naira – Prof.Utomi

Friday, July 18, 2014

CAN hails Jonathan for establishing insurgency victim fund

Adamawa: I’ve returned Nyako’s stolen mandate, Acting gov tells PDP

19-year-old Iheoma Nnadi emerges winner MBGN 2014

Police nab 2 as part of shop breaking syndicate in Onitsha

Boko Haram: Again, scores killed, houses razed in Borno

Abuja no longer the same!

We are ready for probe – Maigari’s board

I’m going into politics but I won’t dump politics- Kennis St. Brown

The fourth of July

Stop dropping Jonathan, Mu’azu’s names, Ogun PDP tells Bankole

2015: Anambra Central Deputy Chairmen’s Forum backs Umeh for Senate

I break men’s heart —Lisa Henry Omorodion

How polls can be peaceful, credible – Candidates, stakeholders

Half of a Yellow Sun gross N280m

Treason, Graft: Nyako on the run – EFCC

Boko Haram : Some soldiers chicken out of battle – Gen Minimah

Gordons, Plenty Mouth, others for Pastor Chris Ekeh’s birthday bash

The turbulence of adolescence (1)

Aguleri royal fathers pledge support for GUS

Akwa Ibom stands up against Baby Factories

Habits to be discouraged

Sexual demands drove me out of acting — Ine

Boko Haram, product of power-seeking politicians, says ex-presidential candidate

Fiscal federalism key to prosperity – Enwegbara

Mourinho taunts Arsenal over Fabregas deal

Commonwealth Games: Igali: Don’t expect much from us

NASS adjourns for full time politicking

Obama must show leadership in Ukraine crisis – Lawmakers

Warri turns filthy again

7,318 Nigerian students studying in U.S. – Official

I will be doing my own original songs soon —Yemi Sax

Burna Boy explains why he sacked mum as manager

Christians fleeing Iraq’s Mosul after jihadist ultimatum

Russia Today reporter quits over ‘lies’ on Ukraine

Boko Haram throws explosives into homes, shoots dead civilians

From Marah to Elim

Kate Henshaw set to join race for House of Reps?

Praiz turns preacher?

Dutch tourists, 100 AIDS experts, British football fans onboard MH17

FIFA lifts ban on Nigeria

Missile fired from rebel-held Ukraine area – Obama

UN demands crash probe as first monitors reach Ukraine

Several feared dead as Boko Haram attack Damboa, Borno

Tutu likens Mid-East crisis to apartheid

AYC Qualifier: Flying Eagles thump Jay 1 Academy 11 – 0

Lawmaker begs colleagues not to impeach Al-Makura

Military Attack on Lagosians: Welcome to Jonathan’s Nigeria

Police arrest 22 people over impeachment protest in Lafia

‘Jonathan’s unbridled ambition will destroy Nigeria’s democracy’

WHO spokesman among 298 killed in Malaysia Airlines crash

Germany’s Lahm to end international career

Russia may respond to shooting from Ukraine – Lavrov

Shock, sorrow in Asia at loss of Malaysia MH17 plane

Woman stoned to death for ‘adultery’ by Jihadists

Malaysia plane crash: Families dazed, demand answers

Gaza toll hits 260 as Israel presses ground assault

Innoson’s pioneering role in automotive sector

‘Outrage against human decency’ if MH17 shot down – Malaysia

Apapa gridlock: Nigeria lost over N1.3bn in two weeks

Tambuwal threatens to summon Health Minister over doctors’ strike

176 teachers killed in Nigeria’s restive north-east since 2011 – official

Confab logjam: Ex-militants plan return to creeks

Nigeria records 35% reduction in new HIV infections

Enugu SUBEB Crisis: SERG flays attack on Chime, Nwobodo

Confab delegates tasked on 25% derivation

Court orders Anambra govt to release N1.5bn workers’ salary arrears

Senate embarks on 8 weeks’ vacation, resumes plenary Sept 16

Igbo group slams ACF’s position on civil war reparation to Ndigbo

Give S-East federal presence as reparation—Gov Orji

We’ve no plan to impeach Oshiomhole —PDP

Jonathan charges Bayelsa to diversify economic base

Military to get more firepower— Obanikoro

Terrorism: Police in Rivers call for vigilance

Mimiko wants security agencies to be proactive

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Extradition Of Ogwuche

US gets first local case of mosquito-borne chikungunya

Lagos approves 10-day paternity leave for civil servants

Reward for giving iftar

Truly, it’s difficult being an opposition politician —Ogbonnaya Onu

Muslims urged to see politics as part of Islam

Prayer Warriors unveil Al-Muwafiq

Firm petitions Finance Ministry over Customs’ arbitrary increase on duty

2 arrested with corpse of 2-yr-old girl in Aba

Nigeria should not obey FIFA rules against its own laws, says Ebewele

Ogun Police arrest two fleeing kidnappers in Ebonyi

FG moves to break business monopolies

Request for $1bn loan not for Boko Haram alone- FG

Maigari’s board reinstated as Court quashes lawsuit

Body odour reveals malarial infection

Louismed Hospital tackles poor maternal health

NIWA woos banks, insurers for water transport development

Why I withdrew suit against NFF – Baribote

New BDC guidelines to conserve Foreign Reserves — CBN

Ramadan: FCT Minister grants amnesty to 29 prisoners

Oddities in our political and economic behaviours

Police shut 2 fuel stations, nab 5 over stolen petrol

Nyako’s fall: The morning after

Gunmen kidnap two business men in Borno border town

Stephine Linus gets Hollywood movie role

Even my kids ask me to marry, Ibinabo confirms marriage rumours

Ekiti, Adamawa: PDP, Presidency declare war on democracy, says APC

Maradona set me up, says arrested ex-girlfriend

Malaysian investigation team on way to Ukraine – PM

It’s insulting to describe Northerners as leeches — Aliyu

We planned for 50% derivation, not 18 % —Uduaghan

2014 Federation Cup: Bayelsa United, Gateway now to clash in Abuja on Friday

Bolivia legalizes child labour for kids from age 10

Malaysian jet shot down by surface-to-air missile – US officials

How home audio system with auto DJ redefines sound technology

Putin, Obama at loggerheads as World leaders demand probe of Malaysia plane crash

CAF gives Nigeria reprieve, moves Eaglets/DR Congo clash to July 27

Ohaozara kicks against Ohaozara’s inclusion in proposed Etiti State

Tanker drivers agree to vacate Apapa roads within 48 hours

Crisis in Edo House: Edo PDP leaders feeding fat from crisis —Shaibu

Brazil 2014: SAP apps linked to Germany success

295 people aboard crashed MH17 killed says Malaysia Airlines

For Nation Building, ‘Geo-Economic’ Zones Are Better

Danagogo wants to destroy our football – Kodjo

Rebel site suggests insurgents shot down Malaysia plane by mistake

Pro-Russia rebels claim Malaysian plane shot down

Ukraine leaders says Malaysia jet may have been shot down

Governments agree to stem cancer-causing arsenic in rice: UN

Three drown as Italian navy rescues around 1,400 migrants

Malaysia Airline crashes in east Ukraine

N100bn funds lies idle at TETFUND, says BOT chairman

JUSUN directs members in federal courts to join strike

25 pro-Amaechi lawmakers decamp to APC

NNPC boosts refineries capacity to 60% utilisation capacity

Consequences of ECOWAS monetary union could be severe, Okonjo-Iweala warns

Security alert: We are more vigilant now – Motor park operators

Confusion in Plateau PDP over suspended chairman

Man bags 3 months imprisonment for stealing

Aregbesola replies Sambo, says Osun rejected PDP long ago

Explore more minerals to grow economy, NIM tells FG

FIFA Ranking: Nigeria moves to 34th after Brazil 2014 outing

Attack on mountain posts kills 14 Tunisia soldiers

Meeting with Chibok parents: Jonathan embarrassed Nigeria – APC

Sultan appeals to Boko Haram

2015: Northern youths call for dissolution of Nigeria

Israel army foils Gaza militants ‘infiltration’

APC not behind Boko Haram – Okorocha

EU moves to abolish death penalty in Nigeria

Alleged N50bn fraud: Court to hear suit against Sanusi Nov 18

Germany return to top of FIFA’s rankings

Protests in Nasarawa, as Al-Makura moves to avert impeachment

Man, 35, commits suicide in pool

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Tougher Action On Thugs

Pastor nabbed for inflicting injuries on his sons

One-third of Nigerians are hypertensive — Consultant

How Adamawa’s Deputy Gov was tricked into resigning

Gunmen abduct Bayelsa commissioner’s 77-yr-old mother

Wenger: Eagles lack organization

New Education Minister: Stakeholders reel out expectations from Shekarau

NBA election: A tale of the good, the bad and the ugly

2015: Maeba endorsed for Rivers governorship

Fashola, CJ, others proffer solution to justice delay

How Bauchi education stakeholders make case for out-of-school children

Nyako: A messy story

Sign Disability Bill into law, Olajumoke tasks Jonathan

Presidency orders Works Minister to fix P’Harcourt-Onne Road

FG makes entrepreneurship studies compulsory in higher institutions

Golden Pen Award: In defence of youth, education sector

Osun guber: We are claiming the state — Jonathan

NFF crisis: Club owners to meet with Minister

Our consequential bereavement

Varsities Talk: So you want to be a lawyer? Be careful the university you attend (1)

Man, 44, hacks into e-mail, steals N700,000

Truck owners appeal to LASG for packing bay

Israel agrees Gaza aid truce after children killed on beach

Murdoch still eyeing Time Warner after rejection

Delta LG polls: Chairmanship aspirant assures on job creation

Rivers community declares support for PDP

I’ll fight to stay at Inter Milan – Obi

California rebuffs six-state split plan

Masquerade’s chase leads to 5-month-old baby’s death in ‘soup pot’

FIFA ban: Benin Republic reject Nigeria

Briton sentenced 12.5 years in US for Taliban support

South Korea to spend $8.6m on e-government in Nigeria — Official

In a democracy, people’s will, rule of law paramount, PDP tells APC

UNN graduates 40 Veterinary doctors

The smiles and frowns of facial recognition

Adamawa Acting Gov. appoints SSG

Tribute to an uncommon fighter

Cancer: Hope at last for improved care for West African countries

Land Reclamation: Safety concerns of a sand-filled Lagos

Gunmen abduct German in Adamawa

Jonathan seeks $1bn to fight Boko Haram

Allegri honoured to be new Juventus boss

President Jonathan is destroying Nigeria – Odigie-Oyegun

Youths protest against Al-makura’s impeachment notice in Lafia

US drone strike kills 18 in Pakistan

Barcelona accepts Suarez ‘imperfections’

AGN president, Ibinabo set for marriage at 43

Gaza toll hits 208 on 9th day of Israel air campaign

Akpabio expresses PDP governors’ loyalty, support to Jonathan

Zamfara Assembly in free-for-all over planned N3bn loan

Nasarawa House to serve Al-Makura impeachment notice through media

Fayose thanks Jonathan for appointing Adeyeye as minister

Survey reveals high prevalence of child rape in Nigeria

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Reviving Our Reading Culture

Osun APC alleges plot to kill Aregbesola

Gunmen kidnap woman in Abia

FG seeks UN intervention on int’l media coverage for terrorists

Nigerian businessmen in Ghana allege sabotage

Confab: Disagreements over resource control uncalled for —Bozimo

FG suspends NFF N235m monthly grant

Liberia calls for unconditional release of Chibok school girls

Single currency: Nigeria met all primary criteria in 2013 — CBN

Group backs UK’s move to probe politicians’ links to Boko Haram

Saraki lauds ASUP for courage to return to work

MILE 2 TRAFFIC: Lagos govt, Navy’s efforts fail to yield results

Oru’s appointment, good for N-Delta devt—stakeholders

Mutiny: 21 witnesses to testify against 19 soldiers

Aggrieved party members demand dissolution of Burutu PDP ward exco

We don’t rob on Fridays and during Ramadan — Bandits arrested in Ibadan

Doctors’ strike: Government, ASUU and allied associations

Huawei to Africa: Build mobile broadband networks for digital economy

Lagos identifies 140 distressed buildings, seals off 513 others

Mark, Bring-Back-Our-Girls campaigners in war of words

Obiano, others worry over delay in dispensing criminal cases

Chibok girls’ parents shun meeting with Jonathan

Zenith Bank appoints Jim Ovia chairman

Chelsea to offload £4.8m Mikel to Serie A

Chibok girls, parents shun meeting with Jonathan

Bafana job: Keshi knows fate July 26

Qatar captures Brazil in Fan Zone

PDP set to frame Adeleke – Osun APC

Adamawa Speaker sworn in as Acting Governor

Impeachment: Al-Makura has not been served notice, says Clerk

Alegeh emerges NBA President-elect

How Yaba TV showcases Nigeria, Africa in USA

Senate President, #BringBackOurGirls Campaigners bicker

Ogbeni Aregbesola, Òrànmíyàn’s Chief of Staff

Nyanya bombing: Aminu Ogwuche, co-mastermind extradited to Nigeria

Family sends SOS to Jonathan over Nigerian condemned to death in China

Tracy Obonna, Mama G go head to head in new movie

Tope Osoba gives Alex Ekubo first Yoruba movie role

FIFA will lift ban on Nigeria ‘very soon’—NFA

Edo PDP led assembly directs commissioner to release LG allocations

Israel accepts Gaza truce, warns Hamas as rockets hit

Alegeh emerges NBA president

Over 120 million Nigerians live on less than two dollars per day

Qaeda rejects al-Baghdadi’s caliphate declaration

Hamas rejects ceasefire with Israel before reaching a deal

Nigerian female umpire to officiate at Commonwealth Games

‘Edo Assembly crisis fueled by refusal to obey court order’

Jubilant crowds welcome home German World Cup heroes

70 Nigerians in detention in Abidjan – Embassy

Hollande to visit west Africa

Arrest of Tokyo vagina artist sparks protest

West Africa Ebola toll hits 603 as 68 more die: WHO

Wole Soyinka is Wole Soyinka

Court orders bank to refund N636m to customer over illegal debits

Ex-Minister slams FG over poor handling of Boko Haram menace

Insurgency: Where are our military reserves?

Monday, July 14, 2014

New State For Everyone

Man, 40, jailed 4 years for raping 9-yr-old girl

Woman sells day-old daughter for N20,000

Looming earthquake : We ‘ll shut down oil production – Alamieyeisegha

Jonathan’s kinsman, others jostle for varsity’s VC position

2015: We’ll replicate Ekiti victory in Imo —PDP chieftain

I dumped PDP over FG’s delay to implement UNEP report – Amaechi

Ekiti guber poll: Only court can disqualify me – Fayose

Fashola flays Lagos PDP over Fayose’s Thank you rally

Youth education is fundamental—Soyinka

NULGE tackles Confab over scrapping of LG

44Years after, Igbo demand N2.6tn reparation over civil war

Ex-miltants protest exclusion of Toro-Ebe State

Nigerian emerges President of Rotary Club in Uk

Oil spills, gas flaring, desertification top Nigeria’s environmental challenges

Why APC is likely to lose Lagos in the 2015 elections

As Jonathan moves to rescue pensioners

JAMB insists on computer-based UTME

Change of passport data obtainable at headquarters only – Immigration

Subsidiary H’ Court gets new High Chief Ranger

Private schools proprietors allege multiple taxation

Germany earn $35m for winning World Cup

We’ll consider Bori State creation—Abe

NSITF won’t succumb to blackmail —Olejeme

Ejele sends 9 academy players to Europe

QPR join race for Omeruo

Why do people wear tattoo?

2014 FIFA World Cup: Africa still way behind – Football enthusiasts

FG begs to NMA to suspend strike

Church of England vote in favour of female bishops

Man bags 2 months jail for obstructing wife’s arrest

FG targets 2m enrollment for basic education by 2015 – Wike

We’re behind you, APC leaders tell Oshiomhole

Jonathan to meet parents, guardians of abducted Chibok girls – Malala Yousafzai

Why Nigeria is still poor, America still rich

Super Mario delighted to be Germany’s World Cup winner

Ritualists chop off woman’s head in Ondo

Mix of tears, cheers and violence in Argentina

16 student-cultists nabbed during initiation in Ogun

Police rescue 10-year-old boy from abductors in Lagos

Super Eagles: The coach we do not need

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Job, More Jobs

Lagos issues alert on Ebola, gives precautionary tips

Investors may lose N74bn as NSE moves to delist 21 firms

Apapa-Oshodi Expressway: Fashola orders LASTMA, Taskforce to manage traffic

The pains and preparations in reviving The Punch, by Ogunsola

Nigeria spends N300bn annually on hotel accommodation —Essien

Coercive monopoly (3)

APC challenges Fayose’s election at tribunal

Oshiomhole hails Soyinka at 80

Maku tasks state govts on full digital broadcasting

Derivation: N-Delta’ll boil again, A-Ibom confab delegates warn

Uduaghan warns against cultism in tertiary institutions

Edo Assembly crisis: We’ll continue to attend plenary —Pdp lawmakers

CBN raises capital base of finance companies to N100m

Cashless Nigeria or confused CBN? – 2

NFF crisis: Maigari’s board set to be reinstated

Police begin air surveillance of S-East states

ASUP STRIKE CALL-OFF: Union boss asks for members’ dedication

10 Ogun APC lawmakers defect to PDP

Confab: 18 per cent proposed derivation beggarly —N-Delta group

Massive works in aviation industry and the N174 Billion debt

Germany beat Argentina, win World cup 2014

Aturu’s death, a blow to Labour – NLC

Rihana meets Pele

I forgive those planning my impeachment – Nyako

Germany Vs Argentina: Di Maria on bench

FIFA to film final World Cup match in pioneering 360° Ultra HD

Men of God should not parade their wealth – Onaiyekan

Obrigado! Thank You! Goodbye!!!

Boko Haram destroys bridge linking Maiduguri- Damaturu- Biu rd

Port Harcourt will experience power cut for 10 days

I wish to see my Nigerian sisters released, says Malala at 17th birthday

We will not aid terrorism in Lagos says Arewa Community

France ends Mali offensive, redeploys troops to restive Sahel

Brazil press wants coach out after ‘knockout’

APC calls for inquiry to unravel Boko Haram sponsors, modus operandi

Boko Haram voices support for Islamic State’s Baghdadi, Al-Qaeda

Boko Haram claim Abuja, Lagos attacks in new video

Malala in Nigeria for Chibok girls

Adamawa: Nyako, in last-minute move to survive, meets lawmakers

President Jonathan applauds Soyinka’s glorious life of service to the arts, Nigeria and mankind

Germany, Argentina historical finals

N3B Nollywood Largesse:How President Jonathan’s cash gift is being shared

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Why I’m not running for any office in 2015 — Imoke

Niger PDP names candidate in senate bye-election

Terror attacks timed to frustrate Jonathan — FG

Gov Murtala Nyako’s many sins!

ASUP suspends 10-month-old strike

Confab stalemate: Why Jonathan won’t intervene

Boko Haram: The crucial options before Jonathan —Gowon

Impeachment as a crude weapon: The Nigerian experience

Mandela’s invisible hand is with us – Graca Machel, widow

Obi served Anambra well — Cleric

As confab ends: How Kutigi, Akinyemi handled the North/South divide

Strike cripples Rivers Judicial arm of government

Fifty-four sham states will not the federation make

Hostile operating environment killing the manufacturing sector — DG, LCCI

Inside President Jonathan’s primary school

Osun: Let the people decide!

Assessing the performance of govs and presidents – My way (2)

Why nobody can save Nyako, by ex-minister Hong

Notes on the origin and nature of religion (3)

Pope Francis: May the best team win

Brazil 2014 memorable moments

The Uduaghan poverty-reduction lesson for other states, by Hon. Tebite

‘People, animals drink from same stream in Abuja suburb’

Dutch beat Brazil 3-0 to claim third

Northern Israel hit by rockets from Lebanon – army

Argentina prays for Messi goals

Police uncover plans to bomb Abuja

Nigeria, U.S. to strengthen action against Boko Haram

‘Nigerians should support plans to privatise refineries’

College of education to commence degree programmes

At last, ASUP suspends strike

Gaza toll at 127 on day five of Israeli strikes

Britain bars Russian delegation from Farnborough air show

Kerry pushes plan to ‘clean up’ disputed Afghan vote

Blair arrives in Cairo for talks over Gaza violence

Germany’s history boys prepare to wreck Messi dream

Lagos working on 205 roads

Neymar returns to watch Brazil fight for World Cup honour

The night Boko Haram killed my husband, burnt our house – Sara

Israel vows no let-up, Hamas defiant, as Gaza toll tops 120

Brazil, Netherlands seek to ease bruised pride

FIFA BAN: Why my heart bleeds

Oil production to hit 250,000 bpd by 2020, says NNPC

Friday, July 11, 2014

Jilted by lover: 21-yr-old student commits suicide

Please, forgive me, Ohakim begs Imo people

Amosun’s action against monarch is ‘executive recklessness’ – Court

Lagos Pastor ‘implicated’ in ritual saga opens up

FHC Chief Judge, Vanguard News Editor, others receive meritorious award

Six teenagers arrested for looting Savannah bank

How I killed, drained teenager’s blood for money ritual – Suspect

Alleged certificate forgery: S-Court declines to sack Gov Suswam

I can do all manners of seduction with sanity — Sandra Bassey

Germany, Argentina plot World Cup final tactics

‘Nothing will be the same again’, admits Scolari

Half of A Yellow Sun Producers announce new premiere date

PDP Rally: Fayose to APC, get ready to leave S’West, other states in 2015

Immigration arrests 200 irregular immigrants in Lagos

Adokiye faults FIFA’s suspension

FG committed to providing affordable houses to all Nigerians – Jonathan

To get uninterrupted electricity, vote out PDP — Fashola

Nigerians are desperate to make quick money -Ighodalo, Olawuyi

SAN: LPPC drops Keyamo, confers rank on 17 lawyers

Amosun’s action against monarch is ‘executive recklessness’— Court

Ebenezer Obey becomes music professor

My managers tricked me into acting- Lydia Obule

States creation: Onuesoke slams delegates

One killed, lawmaker escapes death as land speculators clash in Ogun

J. Martins drops Faro video

Is curbing sexual perversion achievable?

US offers to leverage contacts in search of Gaza ceasefire

Can Shekarau clean up after Wike?

NNPC opts for dialogue with NASS over remittances of $218m

2014 Federation Cup: El Kanemi Warriors qualify for Round of 16

Ghanaian fans ask for Brazil asylum

Yemi Alade tours Kenya

Dbanj Presents Do Agric Petition Signatures to Bono

Neymar on World Cup best player shortlist

How I was raped by my guardian’s son

Four Kenyans set to receive Russian citizenship

Ali Baba’s luxury lifestyle

N5.6bn pension scam: EFCC not ready for trial

17 lawyers conferred with SAN awards

Van Gaal gunning for Brazil in Brasilia

Prosecutors seek to confirm Berlusconi’s 7 years prison sentence

World pressure won’t stop us striking terrorists – Netanyahu

US govt lab mixed up potent flu strain

Russians sing praises of Crimea annexation in new opera

Baby rescued from rubble in Syria’s Aleppo: video

Vatican calls for global ceasefire during World Cup final

Religious tensions stalk Jos despite brittle peace

Reviving Nigeria’s railways: The Jonathan approach

Osun speaker urges investigation to collapsed school building

Mu’azu advises Nigerians against overheating polity

BRT crisis: Army pledges cordial relationship with civilians

FIFA fines Argentina £196,380 for breaches of World Cup regulation

Police arraign five men for assaulting kinsmen

Barcelona agree to sign Suarez from Liverpool

NUT decries loss of 173 teachers to Boko Haram

The Church: Sanctuary to moral mortuary

Taking Ashakacem to greater height

Commercial bus crushes three pupils in Lagos

Chibok girls campaign group denies DSS’ allegation

Inclusion of judiciary budget in states Appropriation Bill unconstitutional —Court

Ogoni set to storm Abuja over UNEP report

2015: Block votes await Jonathan in Etsako —House of Reps aspirant

Rep tasks Delta PDP members on unity

Pensioners picket NASS over 53.4% pay rise in emoluments

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Lawyer, client walk out on magistrate in Enugu

Cripple, 2 others jailed for dealing in drugs

Agric Ministry denies involvement in fertiliser scam

Senator hands over water projects to communities

Osun guber: Ooni sues for peace in Ile-Ife

Steer clear of Oyo, APC warns Fayose

New LCDAs: Ekiti Assembly calls for referendum

Aregbesola hands over N1.3bn equipment to police

Ogun ends Obada market crisis

Edo crisis: Suspended lawmakers ordered to obey High Court ruling

I mistakenly impregnated my elder sister—Man, 25, tells court

Why we have been away for so long —Danfo Drivers

Customs, FRSC collaborate to checkmate registration of smuggled vehicles

ITF plans 3 automotive training centres

Man, 29, docked for varsity admission racketeering

Pastor, civil servant arraigned for fighting in public

Germany v Argentina: It’s Pope against Pope

Impeachment: Probe panel to confront Nyako today


ODUKOMAIYA @ 80: Maku, Utomi, Ohuabunwa preach non-partisan journalism

Devt of N/Delta my priority—Minister

Lagos seeks private sector support in housing

Kidnap of Jonathan’s uncle: DSS arrests undergraduate, herbalist, four others

Nigeria under global media conspiracy — DUKE

World Bank withdrawal affected extension services in agriculture — Kassim

Seven days after: Tension mounts over abduction of Islamic cleric, wife

Suspected oil thieves arrested, sue over ‘unwarranted detention’

Tin-can-Mile2 traffic: Stakeholders want contractors changed

NIMASA to re-jig Cabotage guidelines for increased indigenous participation

Maigari’s NFF board denies allegations of Corruption

Glimpses of hope in a dark environment

Plateau govt uncovers security threats, takes measures for safety

Four sentenced to death by hanging for robbery in Ilorin

Kebbi youths flay state govt over attacks on Bagudu

Brazil: The morning after the rout

Germany’s secret plan to stop Messi

Chile World Cup star Alexis Sanchez agrees Arsenal deal

Nigeria needs 700,000 housing units annually to meet MDG – Board

Super Eagles’ Babatunde says his best yet to come

President Jonathan, Nigeria’s number one enemy – APC

FG to fast track completion of power projects in North East

Osun Polls: Ooni calls for peace in Ile-Ife

Marine pollution: FG accepts to host RCC

Troops kill scores of Boko Haram insurgents in ambush

Osun Osogbo Groove to be best tourists’ destination in Africa, says NCMM

Germany kicks out top US intelligence officer in spy row

NFA’s suspension: NSC appeals for calm

FIFA rejects Suarez appeal against ban

Kidnappers got N10m to release victims – DSS

Climate change may cause more kidney stones: study

Kefee for burial tomorrow

Jonathan nominates Chidoka, Abubakar for minister

Who wins Osun governorship election?

CLO, Arewa youth forum, others mourn Aturu

APC will ensure peaceful conduct of Osun governorship poll

Why APC is jittery — PDP national scribe

2face unveils snippet of new album, ‘The Ascension’

Van Gaal takes aim at ‘unfair’ third place match

Banker arraigned for stealing customers’ N3.2m

FG probing non-payment of Super Eagles’ entitlements – Danagogo

Holland exit robs Robben of chance to atone

US drone kills six amid Pakistan anti-Taliban offensive

New spying row hurts US relationship with Germany

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Police arrest 39, mop up arms from warring Delta communities

2 policemen docked for stealing N30m from Oba’s palace

Reps to probe N76bn Abuja, Lagos CCTV contract

Taraba Accountant-General remanded in prison over alleged N1.56bn fraud

Nyako to shun panel over method of invitation

FIFA ban: I saw it coming – Kojo Williams

How vulcaniser was killed, buried in shallow grave by herbalist

Boko Haram: Okorocha’s registration rumpus in the Senate

INSURGENCY: Army finds links to politicians in Balmo Forest

We’ll complete all on-going road projects — KWARA GOVT

Oritsejafor accuses Boko Haram of plot to Islamise Nigeria

Implications of FIFA ban on Nigeria

NYAKO: Impeachment panel commences sitting tomorrow

We want Pension to play more active role in Nigeria’s economic growth—PenCom

Black weekend in Lagos community: Pregnant woman, three others found dead

Robbers kill 2 policemen, cart away money in 3 ATMs

Create conducive environment for members to create jobs, CANMPEF tells FG

Ogun Police arrest 1,227 robbery suspects, others

Corrupt Judges: Prosecute, don’t dismiss— stakeholders

NAF rolls out security tips to public, Air Force schools

Nigerians ‘re not stranded in Brazil —Wakanow

Kogi to set up gender desks in Ministries, Parastatals

Falconets caught in FIFA web

APC chieftain urges FG to set up refugee camps in North East

FG probing non-payment of Super Eagles’ entitlements

Argentina vs Netherlands 0 0 @ half time

Govt. didn’t interfere unduly in NFA, says Sports Minister

Jonathan leaves for ECOWAS summit in Accra

Human rights lawyer, Bamidele Aturu, is dead

Army uses Optical Mark Recognition to score candidates for recruitment

#BringBackOurGirls: Security forces know their motive – Marilyn

Bieber to be formally charged in LA over egg-throwing

Pastor, civil servant appear in court for fighting in public

Israeli, Palestinian leaders behaving ‘like children’ – Tutu

Dareysteel making Africa proud in Europe with hit songs

31 finalists shortlisted for 2014 MBGN beauty pageant

No more factions in South West PDP – Fayose

AGN: Ibinabo not fit for second term-Mr Ibu

FG promise to combat Boko Haram – Gov. Aliyu

Kebbi Deputy Gov. loses son in auto crash

Bakassi :Nigeria does not have any territorial ambition – NSA

Gunmen abduct lawmaker in Port Harcourt

2 men imprisoned for stealing 17 bags of cement

EFCC tasks public officers on budget tracking, monitoring

France unveils new bill to crack down on jihadists

Jonathan swears in Shekarau as Minister of Education

Russia approves new US envoy as tensions high over Ukraine

If price of oil crashes today, govs flying jets will look for okada to ride – Delegate

Jimoh Ibrahim begs Christians nationwide not to work on Thursday

US military awards $40m toward memory implant

Somalia security chiefs sacked after presidential palace attack

Lional Messi, Arjen Robben eye Germany showdown

‘Seven-one not a normal between two world footballing powers’

World Cup humiliation: Brazilians cry, curse

Court rules on #BringBackOurGirls suit on July 21

Germany exploited chaos in Brazilian defence mercilessly – Loew

Brazil ‘ll get the sixth title in Russia 2018 – Pele

Seeds companies key to attaining food security in Africa

Chronology of a Brazilian nightmare

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Let’s Pay Taxes

Robbers kill one, steal bags of rice in Ibadan

How to end Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria, by Alao Akala

Man nabbed with 1.370kg of cocaine at Lagos airport

Visually impaired nabbed for defiling minor

18 new States: 50 Osun Monarchs write Kutigi

Bomb scare: FG beefs up security at Lagos airport

Esin: Mikel was a big flop

Commuters: You can’t beat them

AVIATION: Bullet-proof cars yet to be returned —MINISTER

INEC’s weird voltage on Osun REC

October 1 bombing: Keyamo stalls Okah’s trial

Ocean Surge: Senate seeks compensation from Chevron

S-A-C-R-I-L-E-G-E: Police arrest Pastor that impregnates married women and young girls ‘in the name of God’

Lagos PDP threatens Sen Tinubu

No Toru-Ebe State, No New State —Mamamu

Tearful Brazil skipper Luiz apologises for defeat

Ojuelegba in Brazil!

Germany tore apart Brazil 7-1

Gunmen storm UNILAG, shoot student

Man docked for assaulting LASTMA official

Bayelsa govt wades into Obunagha, Shell crisis

Court discharges man who stole N3,000 from lover

SAN killed by his son: I killed my father in anger — Suspect

Omisore accepts open debate with Aregbesola

Nigerian students win 2014 Intel ISEF award in US

NBA okays 38 candidates to contest for 13 national offices

Klose breaks World Cup scoring record

Cook foods up to 60 degrees before consumption, NAFDAC advises

Global Football Fiesta: Glo dealers for finals in Brazil

Neymar-mania building as Brazil face Germany

Ivorian Sports Minister says Elephants need younger players

Delegates’ stand on derivation

Court remands 2 herdsmen for alleged kidnap of Chinese nationals

Will Lagos see a rising number of attacks?

Moscow accuses Washington of ‘abducting Russian MP’s son’

Gunmen attack Somalia’s presidential palace

Pele son starts money laundering prison term

CWG drives 17.7m MSMEs with cloud based business model

2 men sentenced to 7 lashes each for public nuisance

‘Nigeria loses $2bn to gas flaring’

Court remands suspects in kuje prison for ‘stealing’ N2, 500, Techno phone

Senate urges FG to mitigate environmental challenge

Russia lawmakers unlikely to vote again on Ukraine action- speaker

Fayose and stomach infrastructure

What has Chief Tom Ikimi got to do with it?

Germany out to down Neymar-less Brazil as titans clash

Brazil plot Germany demise without Neymar, Silva

FIFA dismiss Silva plea, slam leniency claim

Robbers grab $36 million Samsung electronics in Brazil

Oil spill: A-Ibom youths picket ExxonMobil

Tragedy averted as Police uncover plot to bomb school in Gombe

Monday, July 07, 2014

Remembering Mogadishu

Edo govt to PDP: Oshiomhole not interested in Vice-Presidency

Aribisala: When hatred destroys credibility

Pregnant woman, 5 others perish in Ibadan auto crash

Nyako: On the brink

ICPC alleges plot to foil Farouk, Emenalo’s trial

Anglicans accuse Obi of not returning school to mission

Edo Assembly crisis: APC lawmakers accuse Police of bias

Cement makers to withdraw substandard, expired products

Corrupt judges, SANs working together—CJN

Ekiti: Shifting paradigm of South west politics

Nigeria gets $8bn World Bank CPS fund

Strike continues until…— DOCTORS

Mile 2, Oshodi Apapa Expressway traffic: No relief in sight

Nigerian mothers tasked on micronutrient nutrition

N8.22trn accrued to 9 states in 4 years — NEITI

Owo poly shut over students’ protest

Neymar :For our sake, God, let Brazil win!

Chibok: Presbyterian Church synod warns against politicisation

Nigeria may miss MDG target for water, sanitation — UNICEF

Nigerians: A completely different kettle of black Africans

North fails to stop CONFAB on new states

APC Senator defects to PDP in Oyo

Teenager stabs friend with a pair of scissors

Minister distances Govt from NFF crises

Port concession: Stakeholders hail Sarumi at 70

Excape from captivity: Boko Haram recaptures 45 women in Borno

NYAKO: 7-man impeachment panel commences sitting under tight security

Fani-Kayode gives APC Scribe seven days to retract publication

Eagles remain our heroes – Guinness

Brazil 2014: Enyeama among top 10 goalkeepers

Censors board to destroy pornographic movies worth N10m

Journalists, visitors gain access to NFA building

Defamation of character: Court awards N40,000 against defendant Bookmark

Di Stefano dies aged 88

PDP, APC bicker over Ife violence

Suspected Boko Haram Islamists kill 7 in Borno state

Terragon Media becomes Certified Google Partner

“Why Qatar Should Be Allowed to host 2022 World Cup”

Son axes father to death in Enugu

Real Madrid legend Di Stefano dies

#Bring back our lives

Policemen chase Okada rider, passengers to death in Lagos

Man killed in Benin while testing charms’ efficacy

Hermit died in hut with no water, had 3m dollars

Nigerians in U.S. hold rally against Boko Haram

Elevating Electricity To Statistics

Sunday, July 06, 2014

Over 60 women, girls escape Islamist abductors in Borno

Doctors may call off strike today if…

African banks made highest returns on capital in 2013 —The Banker

Osoba, APC reconcilatory committee meeting deadlocked

World Cup: Eagles get N20.8m each

Why Jonathan moved against me and Governors’ Forum – Amaechi

Stop politicising governance, Aregbesola cautions Jonathan

Neymar cried ‘I can’t feel my legs’ after challenge

NAFDAC begins enforcement for Mobile Authentication service nationwide

Keshi: South African interest wanes

Economy & Reserves: Between the truth and government clarifications

ID PROJECT: Okorocha slams senators

Monarch hails Oshiomhole over competency test cancellation

Make money

Emenike on Juventus’ radar

Son arrested for killing own dad in Redemption Camp

Lawmaker assures on PDP’s in Delta LG polls

Rivers 2015: Group vows to stop Wike

Pensioners want stiffer penalties for pension thieves

ExxonMobil to commence high sea clean up over oil spill

FG to introduce content access fees for television, radio

Nigeria is largest recipient of U.S aid on HIV and AIDS prevention – Entwistle

Aregbesola has served us well —Monarchs

Neymar’s injury breaks Brazil president’s heart

Govt has no interest in NFA’s court case – Danagogo

Diamond Bank emerges Best Customer Service ICT Bank

Does PayPal’s presence in Nigeria threaten local payment processors?

Free speech and the lessons of history

Sudan security agents seize daily’s print run

Brazil want Silva ban scrapped, Zuniga inquiry

50 years after independence, Malawi seeks economic freedom

Osun Election: APC decries delay in release of Voters Cards, warns INEC against partisanship

Hell in Borno: Four weeks of horror, by elders

I didn’t libel APC — Fani-Kayode

Saturday, July 05, 2014

Fraudsters hack into Ogun account

War in Borno: 50 terrorists killed: Colonel, DPO die in battle

Kano seeks death sentence for alleged bride-killer

Adamawa impeachment: Soldiers take over acting CJ’s house

Apart from solar technology, we give life through water — Aganbi

20,000 applicants defy downpour to write army recruitment exam in Calabar

Time for Jonathan to act

At Authors’ forum: Experts identify missing link to nation’s devt

Only fiscal federalism will bring peace in Nigeria (2)

At Lord Chosen: The enemies submitted

ALLEGED FRAUD IN MULTI-BILLION NAIRA FIRM:Lawyer arrested amid registration, forgery scandal in CAC!

Catholics do not worship Mary —-Bishop

When doctors stop saving lives!

How President Jonathan was misled about Boko Haram

My dream for NBA — Okoye-Aniche

Why Chibok is prone to Boko Haram attacks

ODUKOMAIYA @ 80: ‘Why Abiola fought everything Awolowo stood for’

Revealed: How Jonathan’s 3m-dollar gesture backfired on Eagles

‘Ejigbo 3’ sexually abused for turning down amorous relationship with assailants- Joe Okei-Odumakin

Justice obstruction!

Keshi: Give me a better contract and I’ll stay

Power supply may not be stable for the next 20 years —Ex-Gov Ladoja

Day I was raped in Calabar — Alariwo of Africa

Demand for states, resource control question: Nigeria cannot ignore Igbo – Gov Orji

Quixotic Femi Fani-Kayode, By Chike Chidolue

Notes on the origin and nature of religion (2)

Argentina into semi-finals, beat Belgium 1-0

Aregbesola and his resistance army in Osun

50 terrorists, 12 soldiers, policemen killed in Borno attacks

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi more powerful than Al-Qaeda’s chief

Argentina make three changes for Belgium tie

Neymar’s hopes dashed, Messi out to avoid similar fate

Messi, Robben aim to put down World Cup underdogs

Germany out to end third place rut

Neymar ruled out of World Cup with fractured vertebrae

Nigeria may break up if …

Nigeria censors board finally approves Half of A Yellow Sun for viewing

Messi-dependent Argentina face Belgium test

Discrimination: HND holders drag FG to court

Costa Rica fairytale faces Dutch reckoning

What Keshi got wrong in Brazil – Amaju

FG cuts down on fuel imports

INEC announces new dates for Phase 2 of PVC distribution, CVR

Going nude is no big deal – Sylvya Oluchy

Can Ekiti be a pointer to 2015 elections?

Brazil, Germany march on at World Cup

I did not mean to embarrass anybody, I am cultured—Charley Boy

Neymar ruled out of World Cup remainder

Friday, July 04, 2014

Emab Plaza Blast: How Boko Haram killed Robert before he could bury his mother

How INEC will conduct 2015 elections – Igini

We doubt Sanusi’s peace moves, FG tells court

Before number four (1)

Impeachment: Nyako’s supporters beat up his commissioners, burn their vehicles

Court vacates order against Senator Obiora

Why I am enjoying my marriage —Foluke Daramola

Fashola warns on security, laments over tanker drivers

22 die in two separate Boko Haram attacks in Borno

We’ve always taken SMEs capacity building seriously —Gbenga Shobo

Flicks: Strange things are happening

Policemen take over Edo Assembly

We have lost a lot in the area of structure and lyrical content —Tunde and Wunmi Obe

Court sentences father of 4, to death over the murder of his wife

Horror of teenagers toiling for livelihood

Soldiers go on rampage, burn, vandalise BRT buses over colleague death in Lagos

FIFA threatens to ban Nigeria

Hijab in School: Court fixes Sept 26 for judgment

Brazil seal World Cup semi-final spot, Neymar carried off

Assailant kills human rights lawyer in Lagos

Queen Kefee for burial July 11 in Sapele

Benue State govt releases N7.3billion to pay striking teachers

Senatorial Election: Foundation set for Pascal Adigwe’s declaration

I’ll continue to touch lives — Akinbile

Deltans need Orubebe’s experience as governor —Okogu

My only fear in the race – Alysia,8 ½ months pregnant Olympian

AFRIFF set to boost African cinemas again — Keith Shiri

Brazil 1 Colombia 0 at half-time

NFA, Super Eagles and the code of conduct

Nigeria, others lift GEF with $4.43bn

Kidnapped Bayelsa commissioner’s mother regains freedom

Will the Safe school initiative prevent another Chibok incident?

Speaker mourns demise of Ikeja traditional ruler

AGN: Why I’m seeking second term — Ibinabo

Onuoha Cynthia confesses: ‘I have a crush on Majid Michel’

US overtakes Saudi Arabia, Russia as largest oil producer

Uru Eke wages war against rape

Puzzle over Omotola’s age?

Will politics of fear help Nigeria?

Pandemonium as BRT bus knocks down soldier in Lagos

Are all religions the same?

Loew’s Germany face acid test against old foes France

Energy mix: Nigeria eyes atomic energy

Muslims groan over hike in prices of fruits, foodstuff

French, German chiefs banter over World Cup clash

Valdes move to Monaco off – club

Misfiring Higuain a concern for Argentina

FIFA member behind illegal Cup ticket sales—police

Friendly rival Colombia an easier foe, claims Scolari

Overpass collapse kills two in Brazil World Cup city

Confab: Old people who caused our problems ‘re solving them – Ozekhome

Jonathan’s re-election campaign amid worsening insecurity callous, insensitive – APC

Money – Yes, Mr. Speaker

PDP is Nigeria’s history, future – Gov. Lamido

‘University carrying capacity up from 600,000 to 1m in three years’

Stormy session as Dambatta insults South East

Anti-Northern Muslim sentiments

Court sacks NFF

Atiku Abubakar heads APC reconciliatory Committee, Amaechi member

Cars to Govt. officials should be cut by 80% – Shown

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Edo Deputy Speaker’s impeachment: My signature was forged, says Pdp lawmaker

Hostcom demands placement on Desopadec Board

Ekiti election was rigged, S-West APC insists

NERC looks on as DISCOs rip off electricity consumers — NUPENG

Fashola, others want end to delays in court proceedings

Senate slams Okorocha over planned ID project

N2.4bn fertiliser scam: EFCC questions Agric Ministry Perm Sec, officials

Alleged Extortion: Transporters threaten Imo govt

Enugu govt denies involvement in Diaspora election

Bomb Blasts: FCT Minister orders registration of aliens in Abuja LGs

NHRC denies Reps’ allegation of missing N724m

INEC declares Kumzhi winner of Langtang North election

Babatunde sidelined for one month

Too much

Bishop Akinola berates Senator McCain statement

New Osun REC resumes, promises credible poll

#BringBackOurGirls: Govt open all possibilities, including negotiation with Boko Haram – Okonjo-Iweala

Insecurity: IGP, police top brass restrategise on 2015 elections

Aregbesola’ll win by wide margin – Adeyeye

Blame nation’s corruption on state creation, civil war —Agabi

Messi is favourite for top awards

Akeju’s removal: Osun PDP, APC differ

Nweke and the issues in Enugu East Senatorial seat

Edo soft-pedals on teachers’ competency test

Aregbesola Vs Omisore: Political clash averted in Osun

EFCC docks Sylva over alleged N19.2bn fraud

Protests at Apete as vehicle crushes two to death

5 injured as Onitsha drug market exco meeting turns bloody

US military admits secret presence in Somalia

Homosexuality and the law in Africa

APC to PDP: Ebea’s impeachment not done in Oshiomhole’s bed room

Google ‘forgets’ stories on BBC, UK newspaper sites

Jihadist IS seizes key Syria oil field

Pistorius shot out of fear not anger, court told

Subsidy Payment: N45bn to oil marketers underway – Okonjo-Iweala

Pana TV to Stream Half Of A Yellow Sun in US, UK

“I have sickle cell, I’m not a corpse”

The beginning of the end of Aribisala’s fiction

Man docked over kidnap of neighbour’s daughter

Babayaro: Keshi is confused

Nothing ‘ll make me change my mind to coach Eagles again – Keshi

Foreign coaches scramble for Super Eagles job

Fani-Kayode’s return to his vomit, repudiate everything he said he stood for – APC

Bill on assets of PLCs passes second reading in House of Reps

Trovan victims: A war without end

Standstill on the Plateau: Jang’s boys become unruly

FC Porto youngster Eze out of AYC qualifiers

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Delta 2015: Why Urhobo should always produce governor – Omene

Kogi AIDS agency in crisis over N78m World Bank grant

Delegates’ aides protest over unpaid allowances

New auto policy won’t increase cost of vehicles — FG

JTF shuts down 40 illegal refinery camps in Bayelsa

Omeruo laments Eagles’ ouster

Limited admission spaces: Way out of admission problems, by stakeholders

Osun Blast: PDP, APC bicker

Edo Assembly crisis: PDP lawmakers demand oath taking at Ogun-Oba shrine

Edo Assembly crisis: APC lawmakers impeach suspended Deputy Speaker

Lagos urges FG on strategies to enforce compliance with new pension scheme

Obiano’s administration lauded

Fani-Kayode lied on Boko Haram, APC insists

Police smash child selling syndicate in Lagos

Uproar as delegate faults Northern census figures

Why varsities, polys fail to access TETFUND —BOT Chair

ASUP/COEASU strikes: Wike shuns meeting with Senate again

Anglican Bishop tasks lecturers on morality, fear of God

Crisis in Kogi PDP over endorsement of incumbent for 3rd term

Ambrose: We can be Nigeria’s best ever team

I wish I could paint!

JEDC purchases new transformers, metres

Chelsea to give Omeruo big break

Transformation impossible without people’s constitution— Igbo Leaders

Akpabio expresses concern over security challenges

Sudan rebels say photos show downed chopper

2015: Akwara joins Delta guber race

Imo PDP assures on fairness

24-hr business registration functional — CAC

Arisekola’s wife dies in auto crash

Brazilian man names son ‘Zidane Thierry Henry Barthez’

Pogba ready to shoulder French expectations

Money is the problem of State Assemblies – Ayua, Benue Speaker

Keshi says resignation not yet formal

Fans getting drunk -FIFA

Scolari calls psychologist for nervy Brazil

No proof of match-fixing after Cameroon claims – FIFA

Police detain Emir’s son over bomb scare in Kano

Shipwreck: 75 African migrants lost at sea off Italy – survivors

Brazil police break up World Cup-related protes

West Africa in crisis talks as Ebola spreads

Woman cries out over abducted husband

No apologies for loyalty to Oshiomhole— DEP GOV

Bill to regulate religious preachings sparks uproar in Niger

Soldiers kill RCCG pastor, injure 2 others in Delta

Re: A Muslim/Muslim Presidential Disaster for the APC, By Femi Aribisala

Law To Make Nigerians Poorer

AMCON dismisses Intangis claims over Mainstreet Bank

Lagos begins clampdown on illegal siren users

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Prince, one other charged for stealing in Lagos

Man, 27, jailed two years for stealing phone

Alleged Police Shooting: Doctors battle to save Malaysia returnee’s life

Enugu govt appeals court verdict on ex-SUBEB boss

Reps move to establish constituencies’ devt fund

Jonathan’s rating drops by one point —Survey

Why Agro Input centres remain moribund —NANTS

Chibok and the failure of reporting

Nyanya blast: Ogwuche for arraignment July 9

Oyinlola visits Jonathan, says he remains PDP scribe

Building collapses in Lagos Police barracks, 30 families homeless

Ekiti Verdict 2014: The Apotheosis of Adedibu

Super Eagles gave a good fight – Lagos SWAN

Dasuki: Power of apology and constructive engagement

Borno market bombed; 50 killed, 68 injured

NFF: Keshi can go

UN ranks Nigeria high in e-government devt index

Take a stand against Boko Haram, Ex-US Asst Secretary of State tells FG

Telecoms sector not included in GDP rebasing, says Nigerian-British chambers

Lower Naira Notes: No ‘change’ threatens the informal sector

Chelsea, Atletico Madrid agree on £32 m for Diego Cost

Messi tells Argentina to make most of ‘luck’

NSCDC nabs two over attempt to steal solar system

Odemwingie: We made a mark

Onazi forgives Matuidi, out for a few weeks

U m a r u D i k k o: His mystique

1,000 Accord Party members decamp to SDP

Wireless bars that change sound

Fish farmers clamour for investment in production of feeds

Explosion rocks Ile – Ife

Bomb attack: Survivors’ tales of pain

Accenture launches product to enhance manufacturing

Poor power supply threatens economy – Company executive

Over 50 feared killed, 68 injured in Borno market bomb blast

Northern governors mourn Dikko

Lawyers fight to prolong Messi tax fraud rap

Jonathan mourns Dikko

Northern Govs mourn Diko, urge youths to fill vacuum created by elders

More survivors in India disaster rubble, death toll hits 31

Laloko bemoans Nigeria’s World Cup exit, blames lack of concentration

We’ll conduct election in all states despite security challenges – INEC

Uduaghan urges FG to increase states, councils revenue allocations

Asylum-seeker sues Australia after losing eye

Super Eagles lack technical, tactical depth -Fans

Yobo, Enyeama, Odemnwingie give way to upcoming players

Umaru Dikko dies in UK

Blast in Maiduguri kills at least 15

Ekiti: ‘Clueless’ Jonathan runs APC aground

USA plan to go on offensive against Belgium

Messi’s Argentina look to peak against Swiss

Funsho Williams: Court acquits defendants, dismisses charge

Abuja hotels to submit list of patrons to DSS, Police daily

Monday, June 30, 2014

A Ramadan Call To Action

Police uncover human parts ‘depot’ in Ilorin

Jonathan’s re-election: Ex-militants vow to cut off fuel supply to North if…

Interests, politics tear S-South govs apart

Man stabs self to death over disagreement with lover

Smuggled Constitution: Stormy session as Northern, Southern delegates split

You’re acting Abuja script, Nyako tells Adamawa PDP

We had a good tournament – Okocha

Removal of subsidy dangerous —Sen Anosike

Subsidy regime of controversy

Ikorodu ritualists’ den: Police nab run-away Pastor

There are no price tags on our assets -Shell

Nyako is as good as gone – Ardo

Eagles win blackmail game, lose to France

MTN WGC South West qualifiers: Ayomike emerges champion

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