Vanguard News Archive for December 2014

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Ondo: Court stops PDP’s list of candidates

IYC intervenes in Odi crisis over N15bn FG compensation

Edo PDP primaries: West-Idahosa alleges threat to life

New Year: Funfare as Lagos countdown heralds 2015

‘APC’s Electoral C’ttee Chairman, DPO, others can attest to Omatseye’s victory’

Vision 2015: Taribo seeks new direction for Nigerian football

2015: Flag Officer wants military personnel to support INEC

NBS revisits GDP benchmarking exercise

Uduaghan sacrificed ambition for Deltans —PDP chieftain

FCT police recover 203 cattle

‘Why Edo APC Reps candidate must be voted out’

Farmers’ group donates N5bn for Buhari’s campaign

Lagos disburses N30bn to pensioners under CPS

Blame Obasanjo for Nigeria’s woes —Gani Adams

Premier beer out in 2015, says chairman

Incessant Robberies: Police counsel Lagos residents

Ivory Coast exclude Drogba from squad

Xmas Party

18 Years After: Joy reigns as Basden Special Education Centre gets facelift

‘Buhari’s academic records intact’

Delta APC youths vow to resist alleged substitution of Reps candidate’s name

Nigerian sports in 2014: One step forward, three steps backward

US to send second ship to aid search for AirAsia debris

Could I have fathered my friend’s wife’s child?

Nigerians will appreciate me when I leave Office – Jonathan

You can invest

Court deals transfer ban blow to Barcelona Barcelona

President Jonathan’s performance in transport sector is unprecedented — PDP

2015: LP denies endorsing President Jonathan

PDP House of Rep aspirant dumps party, joins APC

Obasanjo’s attack on Jonathan most unfair – Anglican Bishop

2015 Budget: Experts urge FG to focus on critical infrastructure

Italy fears more deaths in ferry disaster

Nigerian ports’ potential under-utilised, says expert

German-born Hollywood actress Luise Rainer dies at 104

AirAsia: Three bodies retrieved, says Indonesia search chief

Bodies, debris found as AirAsia plane believed found in sea

Jonathan pays N6.2m tax in 3 years

Coup bid foiled in Gambia

Selfies: How far should you go?

Random musings on Jonathan, Buhari, Nigeria and 2015

Corporate Contempt Continues

Lagos accuses Jonathan of running govt without any legacy

Presidency: Jonathan pockets N4. 323bn as salary in 3 years

Marketing in 2014: Season of elections, failures and controversies

SURE-P: FG to prosecute fraudulent firms, others —GIS boss

Tension as two policemen kill herdsmen over N50 in Adamawa

Falling oil prices: Muslim group asks Jonathan not to acquire new jet

2015: IBB may intervene in Jonathan/Gov Lamido face-off

US committed to free, fair election in Nigeria — US Consul General

Monday, December 29, 2014

2015: FG partners firm over 1 GW solar power capacity devt

2015: INEC releases names of presidential candidates, running mates

Kidnapped Ondo monarch’s wife found dead

N600m Trinity Mall opens for business in Ikeja

Ndigbo not marginalised in Lagos politics — Lagos APC

How 2 teenagers drowned in Osogbo Xmas party

2015: PDP flaunts Jonathan’s feat in education sector

Minister directs IGP to arrest politicians over inciting statements

Okorocha presents 2015 budget tomorrow

21-year-old allegedly murders father

LCBC member countries set to implement 91m euro investment plan

Wike to pick female running mate

Aregbesola blames Jonathan, PDP for Nigeria’s woes

Folarin rejects Akeju as Oyo REC

S’Court upholds Kaka’s 2011 election

Police kill 4 robbery, kidnap suspects in Anambra

Analysts rate NSE high despite challenges

Peterside, God-fearing, competent —Rivers monarch

Monarch opposes creation of Oil Rivers State from Akwa Ibom

2015: Buhari fails to submit academic qualifications to INEC

Kanu’s damning verdict: Our football failed in 2014

2014: Ebola, strikes dominate health sector

Mrs Obiano celebrates Xmas with inmates

Kwara PDP picks Aluko as deputy gov candidate

DELSU don urges sustenance of Delta Beyond Oil

A nation in denial

2015 Elections: Group protests alleged imposition of APC senatorial candidate

My brother is betraying his best friend

Cross River govt set to privatize Calabar carnival

Reno Omokri faults Buhari’s popularity on social media

Buhari will not probe past leaders – Oyegun

Etuk is FRSC new spokesman

BEDC laments harassment of staff in Etsako

He’s worried I don’t orgasm

Police kill four robbery suspects in Anambra

PDP applauds President Jonathan`s achievements in education sector

2014 Glo-CAF Awards: Sports enthusiasts tip Enyeama to win

FG, others share N6.3tr in 10 months

Cameroon kills 41 Boko Haram militants

Businessman in court for allegedly assaulting relative on Christmas Day

Russian economy shrinks for first time since 2009

Obasanjo wanted Third Term, says Segun Osoba

13 years old boy electrocuted in Kano

Car bomb near Syria gas plant kills 8 – monitor

Police ‘killing’ triggers online uproar in China

Of CPC, Coca Cola and invincible hand of Presidency 2

Torres completes loan return to Atletico

Cameroon bombs Boko Haram positions

Twitter back online after limited blackout

Warning to senior girls: Sexy does have a sell-by date!

Mystery of the waist beads and modern sexuality

Yam could liberate Africa from excessive rice consumption – Expert

Q&A: What happened to AirAsia flight QZ8501?

AirAsia plane likely ‘at bottom of sea’

Ekiti APC condemns Fayose’s position on Sept salaries

FG seals $80m Abuja housing scheme deal

I regret supporting Amaechi to be governor —Odili

Borno gov: PDP stakeholders kick against substitution of Lawan’s name

Sunday, December 28, 2014

2015’ll be tough, says Jonathan

XMAS celebration: Man, 45 batters son to death in Ebonyi

Keshi should hide his face in shame — Prince Oduah

Stock market: Investors lose N3.23trn in 2014

Buhari ‘ll take Nigeria 10 years back —Omehia

PDP chieftain warns against tribal sentiments

Vocation and technical education – a key to improving Nigeria’s development (2)

Reality check amidst measures to enhance banking services

Why Jonathan is in trouble — Gov Amaechi

FBN Holdings structured to minimize impact of monetary tightening

Okowa picks Otuaro as running mate

2015: How PDP can retain Abia, by Abia Professionals

Emenike worth 20m euros — Agent

NRC pensioners beg FG to fund payment of 33% increment arrears

Ejike Uzoenyi weds

Wike reconciles with Kalabari leaders

Lazio, Liverpool plan Onazi-Borini swap

Female suicide bombers

Uduaghan’s unprecedented approach to peace initiative

Warning: Energy drinks are dangerous to your health!

The weight of the APC presidential ticket

Obasanjo tasks entrepreneurs on business challenges

Platini to be re-elected unopposed for third term as UEFA President

Football hero George Weah wins Liberian Senate set

Xmas: Man kills son in Eboniyi

CBAAC, exploring culture as effective springboard for African devt

‘We escaped Boko Haram killers, help us escape poverty’

I cried like a baby when Boko Haram attacked Kano college – Lecturer

Man, wife, 5 children roasted in midnight mystery fire

Festival In Salem: It’s GKS Feast of Tabernacles

Adeboye, CSR, criminal justice system et al

I nearly committed suicide —Bishop Simeon Okah @ 62

Two dead, four missing as ship sinks

Jonathan on private visit to UK

Next year is a tempting year for us – Jonathan

Lagos PDP picks Mrs Abdulkareem as Agbaje’s runing mate

The affluent do not pay tax in Nigeria, says NLC

US commander lauds progress as NATO ends its Afghan war

Search halted for the day for missing AirAsia jet

Missing flight: AirAsia releases information of passengers, crew on board

2015 Goodluck Jonathan will win, in whatever way – Asari

Jonathan worships God at Christ Apostolic church

2015: Jega moves against Commissioners

We strongly believe that Jonathan is the best – ANAP

FG replaces 48 damaged steel columns on Eko Bridge to prevent collapse

Fraud committed in PDP governorship primaries worse than … – Maku

AirAsia plane with 162 on board missing en route to Singapore

Italy names baby born by Nigerian mother Christmas Baby

Iran kicks off massive Gulf military drills

Rescuers struggle to reach flood victims in Malaysia as anger mounts

NSCDC Commandant buried

Saturday, December 27, 2014

Jonathan, in Minna, gets IBB’s support

The Boko Haram many routes into Nigeria

My lesbian story— Yvonne Nelson

Bolaji Akinyemi replies Jonathan: ‘I have done my part’

Buhari’s claim to nationalism is suspect — Osuntokun

Kisses make me ‘horny’ —Harmony

Why I dumped mothers of my two daughters – Oritsefemi

I want to be that sex symbol in people’s bedrooms – Maheeda

The Obasanjo Tempestuous Watch

N30bn not missing from Excess Crude Account — Federal Ministry of Finance

Youths development my priority — Jonathan

Do not be deceived by Buhari’s overture, PDP chieftain urges Christians

Policeman feared killed by cultists

15 years after massacre, Odi boils again

Buhari unfit to rule — South-West PDP leaders

Politics killing Nigerian football — Chukwu

APC accuses FG of suppressing audit report on missing $20b oil money

How we caught human skull traders – Police

The problem with Obasanjo, by Falae

2015 election: Abraka PDP stakeholders assure Okowa, others of bloc vote

Hon Ogor celebrates with orphans

2015: Obasanjo’s Gambit: The agenda for Interim Government

Death of detained mother over bill at LUTH raises more dusts

2015: A word for Osinbajo

Fire burns 6-yr-old girl to death in Bayelsa

Buhari does not have capacity to build Nigeria of our dream—Obanikoro

Help, pregnant after a one-night stand

Winners Chapel has six million members spread across 147 countries — Oyedepo

$30 Billion not missing from Excess Crude Accounts – Okonjo-Iweala

Nasarawa Guber Primaries: Maku gives Jonathan, PDP one week ultimatum

Carrick targets title for surging United

Igbos will vote for Jonathan, says Ohaneze chieftain

LASU at the verge of returning excess tutiton fee to students

IBB urges Nigerians to support Jonathan

Missing $20b oil money: APC accuses FG of suppressing audit report

Policeman shot dead in Cairo

US-led coalition hits IS jihadists with 39 air strikes

APC begins ‘Walk the ward’ campaign

‘Jonathan is not on twitter, has the second largest followership on facebook’

Friday, December 26, 2014

My lesbian story-Pascaline Alex

Fayose gives two-month ultimatum to landlords without toilets

2015: Why Nigerians may face bleak year

Fela should be taught in our school – Tekno

How P-Square, Wizkid, others thrilled audience at Rhythm Unplugged

APC accuses Jonathan of hypocrisy

Tight security for Abuja Boxing Day fun seekers

Monalisa Chinda on relationship!

Aki goes on vacation

2014: Issues that shaped the political landscape

Don’t endorse indiscipline in military, Army warns politicians

Female sex worker, two men burnt to death

*Not in my corner *sit-tight coach

Adora, not my story — Bridget John

Adadama/Amagu war:Another bloodbath looms

Some thoughts for newlyweds

Cleric tasks Nigerians on prison reforms

Port clearing system must be integrated for efficiency, effectiveness — Hassan Bello

Shocker: Nigerian University where students defecate in the open

Lagos reverberates as AFRIMA holds to night

Start off 2015 with a cleaner home

New Year resolutions for a healthier you

Yuletide: Prices of fuel,food items skyrocket in Enugu

Police kill 2 notorious armed robbers in Enugu

Wike, 9 PDP guber aspirants reconcile ahead of 2015 election

Top hit songs and music videos that ruled the airwave in 2014

Muslim youths protect Christians during Xmas service in Kaduna

Ba dropped from Senegal Nations Cup squad

Incendiary comments by politicians: APC urges Jonathan to lead by example

AUMTC to buy 100 new buses to boost mass transportation in Abuja

Arrested Madagascar’s ex-president Ravalomanana moved home

Shippers’ Association set to flush out quacks

Ban criticises Sudan for expelling UN coordinator

Prayers and tears as Asia mourns tsunami dead 10 years on

Man drowns in Lagos on Christmas Day

Insurgency: Sultan canvasses for access to education for youth

Thursday, December 25, 2014

God will intervene in Ekiti – Adeboye, Kumuyi

Christmas: Agbaje, others urges Nigerians to remain committed to the nation

Christmas: Recreation parks in FCT record low turnout

Christmas : No reports of ugly incidents so far – I.G

Passengers stranded at Lagos airports over increased fares

Lampard hope lights Man City’s striker gloom

‘More blood is being shed in Nigeria’, says Pope Francis

2015: Osinbajo takes campaign to BRT buses

Mourinho demands Christmas show from Mikel, others

LG’s autonomy: NULGE condemns Ekiti Assembly

Topless Femen activist grabs Baby Jesus in St Peter’s Square

16-year-old student arrested for ‘insulting’ the president

Police stop #BringBackOurGirls protest in Abuja

Synagogue: TB Joshua flies bereaved families of South African victims to Lagos

2015: PDP to pick a female running mate – Wike

Christmas : No reports of ugly incidents so far – I-G

Kano APC announces Ganduje’s running mate

Tips to staying safe online this festive season

Akachi Ezeigbo…A million hurrays for a literary enigma

Xmas: FCT parks record low turnout amidst security threat

19 Libya soldiers killed by Islamist militia – military source

Pope condemns religious persecution in Christmas address

Disgruntled politicians behind nation’s insecurity – Cleric

Youths centre of Jonathan’s administration – Aide

Yuletide: Obasanjo urges wealthy Nigerians to help less privileged

Nigeria is no body’s personal estate, Jonathan tells politicians

Military exonerates Col Wende over purported petition written to Jonathan

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Southeast APC lauds Ndigbo for being highest donor for Buhari

You’ve made a career of lying, Soyinka replies Obasanjo

How my father made me a suicide bomber — 13-yr old suspect

Senior Civil Servants lament non-payment of three months salaries

Three soldiers, boat driver killed in fresh pirates attack in Bayelsa

Four policemen die in Kogi bank robbery

A-Ibom PDP crisis: Cracks hit G-22 over defection to APC

Banks’ total assets hit N26.3trn in October

APC to Nigerians: This is your last Christmas in bondage

Excess crude account not shared in 18 months —Oshiomhole

The Pains of Amputee Footballers

2 men arraigned for stealing N330, 000 via ATM

Lagos beaches get facelift for Christmas, New Year celebrations

Rivers 2015: Rights group urges support for Peterside

Yulitide: Dickson, Amaechi, Wike charge Christians on peace, love

Erico justifies calls for Keshi to quit

Insurgency and Buhari’s call for full Sharia

DNGG counsels Delta PDP, canvasses support for Adigwe

Adamawa bans tricycle in Yola during Xmas

Delta Speaker seeks prayers for 2015 elections, Xmas

Group goes on house-to-house campaign for Okowa

Soyinka blasts Obasanjo, says he’s a compulsive liar

3, 000 APC Members defect to PDP in Lagos

We have deployed adequate personnel to public places, highways nationwide, says I-G

My parents volunteered me, says 14-year-old Kano suicide bomber

Your business doesn’t grow until you reinvest in it — Bolanle Adewole, Director, TLP

This is your last Christmas in bondage, APC tells Nigerians

PDP want victims of insurgency remembered at Christmas

Christmas: Lagos CP directs water tight security

Police confirm arrest of female suicide bomber in Kano

Ivory smuggling ‘kingpin’ charged in Kenya

Funke Akindele survives cruel fate in Sababi

Suicide bomber rams into military check point

Amaechi preaches peace, love at Christmas

Buhari dealt effectively with Maitasine – Okorocha

2015: Buhari rakes in over N54m through crowd funding project

2 arrested with human skull; 4 robberry suspects die in auto crash

Pray for 2015 elections, Orji urges Nigerians

Mutiny: SERAP asks UN rights experts to halt execution of 54 soldiers

APC, PDP in hot words over foul language

Why Ajaokuta Company cannot commence full production —Minister

Fatal spiritual bath pastor arrested

G-22 denies meeting Buhari, restates commitment to PDP

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Keshi divides NFF

Nigeria campaigns for broadband investment at ITU 2014

GKM celebrates Christian Feast of Tabernacles

Navy acquires war ships to fight maritime crimes

Group vows to campaign nationwide for Buhari’s election

Baby falls off mum’s back on Okada, crushed by truck

Governorship candidates: Unending confusion in PDP

Synagogue: NEMA, LASEMA ill-equiped to manage disasters — WITNESS

Running Cheaper Governments

Nigeria’s economy among largest in the world — Jonathan

FG records N46bn deficit in third quarter

Women as suicide bombers

CLO slams FG over non-implementation of 2014 confab recommendations

Defence Headquarters orders 30 gunboats for N-Delta JTF

Lagos Gov Primaries: Obanikoro’s suit lacks competence, PDP tells court

Oritsejafor gives out 7 cars

100 more soldiers for court-martial

Ogun govt swears in 10 new magistrates

Wapic Insurance gets AM Best’s ‘B-‘ rating

Monaco, Nice battle for Haruna

Challenge Arena game debuts, to splash cash on winners

MTN commences draws to choose winners in cash quest promo

Kwara Utd gain promotion

Urhobo in diaspora drum support for Okowa, Amori, Oboro

Delta Ijaw group backs Karetimi for Okowa’s running mate

2015: Emerhor promises N10bn devt fund for youth, women enterprises

January 1 date for Open Heavens mobile app launch

Delta restates determination to reform primary education

Oil firm threatens to stop assistance to host communities

Ughelli South PDP pledges to deliver Okowa, others

She deceived me she enjoyed sex all these years!

UNTH acknowledges Toyin Saraki’s contributions to maternal, child health

Pillars won’t underrate Champions League foes

Nigerian economy: Always back to square one

Gabriel Agbonlahor wins red card appeal

CHRISTMAS: Nigerians groan under pains of dwindling economy

2015: Buhari meets volunteers in Lagos

Outraging Russia, Ukraine takes big step toward NATO

Adamawa Assembly approves 19 commissioner nominees, rejects 2

Aregbesola presents 2015 budget of N197.08 billion to House of Assembly

My government has impacted positively on the lives of the people—Jonathan

2015 elections: NGO supports Buhari

FG pledges stronger trade ties with developing countries

PDP primaries: Obanikoro’s suit lacks competence, PDP tells court

You lied, Jonathan’s aide replies Osinbajo

Interpreters of Delta State

Newly elected leader says Tunisia has ‘turned page’

Putin oversees successful rocket launch

Algeria kills ‘jihadist chief’ behind Frenchman’s beheading

‘OPEC won’t cut output even at $20 a barrel’

World Bank’s $1.8bn coming for power sector

Is Muhammadu Buhari the right choice?

I-G orders deployment of strike units for Chirstmas

Child-bride confesses to killing husband with rat poison

Will this be your first Christmas as a divorcee?

Okorocha provides free buses for Imo indigenes in Lagos, Oyo at Xmas

Buyers shun Nigeria’s January crude cargo

Monday, December 22, 2014

2015: PDP lampoons Buhari, APC

APC, PDP disagree over Fayose’s stomach infrastructure programme

Amun wants Keshi to hand over to Amokachi

SYNAGOGUE: Collapse caused by infrasonic weapon —Witness

Global coal demand to reach 9bn tonnes by 2019

How to lose the presidential election four times (1)

Bloody Monday: Bombers hit Gombe, Bauchi, kill 30

Poor financial reporting undermining oil sector growth — NNRC

NALPGAM warns against indiscriminate siting of gas facilities

Group lauds Clark’s wife on campaign

Yuletide: Govt, again, puts Lagosians on red alert over Ebola

S-West better off under Jonathan — PDP zonal chair

Embark on relevant research, Jonathan urges varsities; lauds FUTA

National Health Bill: NMA, PSN, others harp on effective implementation

Ghana’s Kasapreko suspends N8.2bn investment in Nigeria

Substandard products, economic loss to Nigeria —SON

Arewa group lauds APC on hitch-free primaries

Ejide highest paid player in his club

Alleged Money Laundering: Court stops EFCC from arresting Turaki, ex-Jigawa gov

Obiano commissions Okwuosa Foundation’s projects

Declining crude oil price: It’s time for sacrifice —Warri South LG chair

Amokachi replaces injured Zango with Idris

PDP accuses APC of backing Boko Haram

Lagos 2015: How PDP got it wrong

Eko Atlantic lights up Victoria Island landscape

Oboabona undergoes knee surgery

Iheanacho injured again

Mikel makes 250th start for Chelsea

Buhari will wipe out Boko Haram, create jobs—Osinbajo

After Ebola, UN must prepare for next deadly outbreak – Ban

Many feared killed as blast rocks Bauchi market

Oil theft: Navy arrests 12 suspects in A’Ibom

Gov. Yero says 2015 election not do or die affair

Nurse charged for infecting 100 villagers with HIV in Cambodia

Buhari joins Twitter, thanks supporters

Israel charges 8 Palestinians over Facebook incitement

China charges Jackie Chan’s son over drug offence

Ebola-infected Italian doctor ‘recovering’

Bus station bomb blast kills 20 in Gombe

Threat to pro-Jonathan govs in the North, invitation to anarchy – Ijaw Youth Council

Mourinho backs Chelsea to avoid more Stoke misery

NLC advises Kogi Govt. against retrenchment of 6,000 workers

Woman, 29, charged with assaulting sister

Bomb blast at Gombe bus station ‘kills at least 20′

Jonathan vs Buhari: May the best man for 21st century Nigeria win

At least 20 killed in Central Africa clashes – police

Pakistan plans to execute 500 terror convicts in coming weeks – officials

Pastor on the run over death of two brothers during spiritual bath

Bill Gates hails Jonathan, Nigeria in fight against polio

Hoodlums attack church service, flog Pastor, members

Jonathan’ll win Rivers by wide margin —Wike

No right thinking Nigerian’ll vote Jonathan back to power —Buhari

Did my husband have this love child?

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Terminal charges: Agents, operators set for another showdown

I warned Keshi on President’s request — Onigbinde

2015: Danger looms, warns Bolaji Akinyemi

Buhari’s choice fuels anti-Jonathan sentiments in North

Enugu Gov RACE: Ayogu Eze alleges intimidation plots

Oyo: Why our people are angry with Gov Ajimobi — Teslim Folarin

PDP Presidential Fund-Raising: Presidency, APC bicker over N21bn

AFC raises $300m for trade facilitation

Sport moments of 2014

Alleged mutiny: Hon flays secret trial, conviction of soldiers

80 insurgents, 2 soldiers killed in Borno gun battle

You can’t Arrest us, Omirin tells Fayose

We need to transform Nigeria’s troubled Cocoa sector — US govt

Of CPC, Coca Cola and the invincible hand of presidency

My Papal knighthood exceptional —Obi

Delta PDP gov primaries: Ibori never directed me on who to vote for —Amori

NAFDAC lab gets intl accreditation

Police warn owners of abandoned vehicles

Ijaw leaders back Timinimi as Okowa’s running mate

Delta 2015: Isoko leaders insist on deputy gov

Adeboye off-sets medical bill of injured prisoner

Lagos offers free ride on BRT, BFS buses

Make choice of Okowa’s running mate collective responsibility —Smooth

Tinubu commissions 60-bed hospital in Edo

Politicians, voodoo and power

Again, 80 insurgents, 2 soldiers killed in Borno

Unilag undergraduate wins Onga campus cooking contest

SERAP drags PDP, APC to court over failure to disclose campaign funding

Understanding the new Head of Service in Delta

My jealousy might destroy my relationship

Again, Boko Haram attacks military base in Yobe

Christmas: Adefarasin takes project spread to Lagos communities

PDP has failed, will continue to fail – Tinubu

Pakistan hangs four more militants after school attack

Illegal private security outfits constitute threat to national security – NSCDC official

PDP in Plateau constitutes machinery to reconcile aggrieved members – Pwajok

Saudi teen killed during raid on ‘terrorists’ – residents

Yuletide: Price of rice, vegetable oil remain stable in Warri

Afghan journalist wounded in French centre attack dies

2015: APGA’s resolve to support Jonathan was for continuity – Umeh

Remain in PDP, Jonathan pleads with aggrieved members

Jonathan versus Buhari: A clear choice

No relief after we were chased out of our homes by insurgents —Victims

NASFAT, Ogun families in legal war for Lagos – Abeokuta Expressway land

LUTH says not responsible for patient’s death

‘Jonathan an unrivalled achiever’

Okorocha grants Imo workers 2 weeks holiday

Gen Buhari product of military dictatorship, cannot operate in a free country – Muazu

Naira rain at Jonathan’s re-election fund raiser

The Omotola interview: Putting the record straight….My wife is no flirt —Ekeinde, Omotola’s husband

Christmas Without Jesus Christ

Stomach Infrastructure: Fayose distributes 80,000 Christmas birds, 100,000 bags of rice, cash

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Don’t repeat Eguaveon’s mistake, Amadu warns Siasia

FIFA rankings: Falcons shame Eagles, remain Africa’s best

North Moves against Jonathan: Northern pro-Jonathan governors get threat messages

2015: APC promoting Buhari’s candidature on faulty calculation — Okupe, presidential aide

I did not leave my husband—Olatunji-Edet, Lagos lawmaker

APC decries ‘intolerance by Gombe governor’, calls for caution

Urhobo cautioned over 2015 polls

2015: Onuesoke urges Urhobo to support Jonathan, Okowa

Agric Minister Challenges Predecessor: ‘Unlike you, we have evidence of performance’

2015: How Jonathan missed being a hero in 2011 — Coomassie, ACF Chairman

2015: Ex-Minister, Ortom, tears Benue APC apart

Where are the Igbos?

Chronicles of Ikenga

Phyno, Sound Sultan rock fans at Pepsi Trace Urban party

Vote against LGA autonomy bad omen for nation’s democracy — Owie

Edo monarch hails Oshiomhole, salutes Tinubu

2015: ‘Deltans will back Jonathan, Okowa’

There may be sequel to 30 Days in Atlanta —AY

No one can ‘intimidate or isolate’ Russia – Putin

Seyi Hunter returns with Indecent Assault

Jaywon, Sound Sultan, others for Music Africa Beach Splash

Over 110 Boko Haram terrorists killed in Damboa

Ebola: Liberia holds long-delayed Senate vote

Between the Known and the Unknown: The odds against Jonathan and Buhari

Ikuforiji enjoins Christians to pray for betterment of Lagos

It’s time for God to work, says Muoka

Fayose distributes rice, fowls, money to Ado-Ekiti residents

Troops, Islamists clash near site of latest kidnap

Madonna releases six new songs

APC decries intolerance by Gombe Governor, calls for caution

Insurgency: UN scribe expresses solidarity with Nigeria

U.S. restates collaboration with FG to defeat Boko Haram, rescue Chibok girls

Sombre mood in Chibok for first Christmas since abductions

Lagos gives 15% salary bonus to workers

Man charged with stabbing co-tenant over bathroom usage

Why salaries of some civil servants are delayed – FG

FG not committed to our treatment – Bomb blast victims

Jonathan deserve a second term to continue the good work – Yobo

Is he loving or possessive?

Ekiti: Fayose floors Fayemi again

Gunmen kidnap woman after stabbing husband

Friday, December 19, 2014

Tide turns against Keshi

Fire burns family of 7 to death

Impeachment plots: The fake ‘Amalgedom’ prophesy

The Fading funfare of Christmas:Nigerians recall great moments of the past

Why Amosun has failed in Ogun — Gbenga Daniel

Oil price crash: Uduaghan assures on stability of Delta economy

Military kills over 75 insurgents in Borno

What my big bum has put me through – Didi Ekanem

PVC distributions: There’s no sinister plot against any state – Igini

For those who don’t know the difference

Okowa’s running mate: Clark, Manager, Tompolo in a fierce battle

Harnessing Our Diaspora Citizens

Oil rich Idama community laments lack of government presence

2015: You may take money of politicians but vote according to your conscience, Clergy tells Nigerians

Thursday, December 18, 2014

2 sentenced to death for stealing fowls in Osun

Robber, car snatching kingpin killed in Enugu

NIMASA spends N20bn on Seafarers’ programme

What veterans of Nollywood said at Legends of Nollywood awards

Prisoners in Nigeria have right to vote in all elections, court rules

Not a calamity, but a gift!

How gas explosion razed 42 shops and houses in Ondo

Eagles slump, ends 2014 outside top 40

Why we went for Akala to remove Ajimobi — Ajulo, LP scribe

Our plans for development of tourism manpower — DG NIHOTOUR

Unity Bank, Seplat to join NSE 30 Index

Oko Poly, Anambra, Innoson sign MoU on skills acquisition for students

Alleged Rights Violation: Court reserves ruling on suit against Coca-Cola, NBC

Daily benefits of Salat

NASS 2015: Rat race begins in S’West

Amaechi leads APC presidential campaign team

Ahmadiyya holds 63rd annual conference

APC: Divergent sounds over choice of running mate

Ibaka deep sea port relocated to new site

Synagogue: Coroner admits building plan as exhibit

Bode George cautions Obanikoro over attacks

Arsenal youngsters ready to star for Nigeria

Anambra women honour Stella Oduah

Obiano to flag off Anambra Heritage festival

Jigawa approves N650m for construction of Manpower Devt Institute

2014 MARE festival:Celebration of cultural heritage

Adeboye spends three hours in Apapa-Oshodi gridlock

FIFA closes petitions on Pinnick

PDP, Ayogu Eze trade words over alleged forgery

Enugu gov: Court orders PDP, INEC to maintain status quo till Jan 14

New tests claim Cameroonian footballer died after beating

Teams thrill fans at OML 58 football tournament

Seyi Shay grabs Wizkid’s crotch

World record: Why Star lager built the world’s largest bottle tree

APC names Amaechi DG, Presidential Campaign Organization

Consultant at TB Joshua’s church says collapsed building had no permit

FG declares Dec. 25, 26 public holiday

CBN directs banks to commence issuance of Centenary N100 note

FIFA clears Ukoh to play for Nigeria

Christians are being recruited by Boko Haram – Prophetess Nonnie

Mutiny: Killing 54 soldiers will amount to genocide – Falana

New online store, Lowcart presents shoppers with multiple shipping

MASSOB launches Biafran vehicle plate number in Enugu

Vote President Jonathan in 2015, Wike urges

Africa’s first fact-checking website hits million visitors

Cameroon Army kills 116 Boko Haram fighters

MoboFree to leverage ad solution for 2015 elections

FIFA executive meets amid corruption report storm

Putin says ‘he is loved and loves in return’

Boko Haram kidnaps at least 185 people in Nigeria

Boko Haram kidnaps at least 185 people in Borno

Over 20,000 braziers recalled due to injury fears

EU court says Hamas should be removed from terror list

Constitution amendments: NUJ supports LG autonomy

Asidere interpretes females models in his Muse

Terrorists kill 32, kidnap wives, daughters in Borno

Vanguard End Of Year Thanksgiving With Pastor Adeboye – Live blog

Reps move to enact law empowering states to protect pipelines

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Rookie of the month, Tomisin gets social media internship at Illrymz’s coy

FG to privatise railways, inland waterways, 6 others in 2015

How corrupt is Nigeria?

SHIPPING CHARGES: Court orders status-quo

APC picks Adebule, Lagos SSG as running mate

Workers shut ports operations nationwide

Synagogue: Why post blast investigation wasn’t conducted— Police

NFF congratulates MFM on World Cup triumph

APC vice-presidential offer: Tinubu’s triumph and tussles

NASS Police invasion: DPO’s allegation dubious, embarrassing —Mark

Fashola, Army authorities petitioned over alleged threat to life

Don’t cry for Nigeria – Okocha

Olympic team move to Uyo

Man jailed 3 years for defrauding 40 persons of N4.9m

C-River PDP primaries, model for other states’

Why APC ‘ll sweep 2015 polls in Ogun— Abiodun

Police Pension Scheme: 3,000 retired cops screened in Makurdi

Primaries: Court summons PDP, INEC over Obanikoro’s suit

Artistes laud Gov Chime

Apologise to Urhobo, UPU leaders told

BlackBerry classic enters mobile phone ecosystem

Okowa’s victory, vindication of true democracy —Asiafa

Rivers PDP recalls Ogbowu

Amori denies working against UPU’s directive

NNPC Tennis Masters: Bulus rebounds to beat No.1 seed

54 soldiers sentenced to death for mutiny

2014: Google releases trends, moments that captured Nigerians

Nigerians ‘search for’ Ebola, Davido, ASUP strike, other in 2014— Report

Emenike’s book on entrepreneurship tackles unemployment

16-year-old wins PZ Cussons Chemistry Challenge

US cinemas cancel film parody of N.Korea leader after threats

Osinbajo’s choice as Buhari’s running mate a confirmation that APC is a ‘’personal project’’ – PDP

Court Martial: 59 soldiers to know fate tonight

FG explains challenges in 2014 budgets

Bet9ja to sustain rewarding passion

Adamawa:Of Ribadu and Bindowo

Finally, Buhari nominates Osibajo as running mate

Six killed in Taliban suicide attack on Afghan bank

Expectations high as Adeboye visits Vanguard tomorrow

Obasanjo’s regime most corrupt regime ever – Owie

‘Our politicians have become serial liars’

2015: Presidency hails ACF’s neutrality

MTN offers scholarship to 167 blind, 1,205 others

FG plans 50% reduction flight ticket for students

We have strategised for PDP to win 2015 elections, Says Akpabio

Eleven dead in Mexico vigilante shootout

Not About Buhari Or Jonathan…

‘How I bought human head for N12,500′

Help, in my 30s and still a virgin

DSS parades ex-aide to Borno gov, 6 other fake Boko Haram members

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

‘Sahara Reporter’s story on Tinubu malicious, false’ —Abayomi

Sahara Reporters: Tinubu threatens legal action, wants to become Buhari’s running mate

PDP primaries: Why alleged plot to impeach Mark won’t work

Nigeria won’t break up in 2015 — CAN

Buhari, an old plane parked for too long – Ahmadu

Over 1m IT professionals needed to tackle cyber threat — Cisco

How Corrupt is Nigeria?

NIMASA vows to rid Nigeria of sea pirates, kidnappers

The Runway has taken my business to the next level — CD Bajola

Why Jonathan candidature offers stability

Smartphone may replace purse by 2020, Ericsson report predicts

Go, Keshi Go! Amodu opens exit door for embattled coach

NITDA is committed to making Nigerian economy IT based, Jack reassures

Ogun APC picks Onanuga as Amosun’s running mate

OGUN PDP: Isiaka a fake candidate — Bankole

Chime presents N96.7bn budget

S-West ‘ll vote Jonathan in 2015 —Mimiko

Jonathan to present N4.4trn budget today

Smile introduces new promo for yuletide season

Jonathan congratulates Buhari on 72nd birthday

Probe Obasanjo now — Owie tells EFCC

Warri Wolves retain 23 players

Jakande lauds Ilupeju PCRC over N50m security project

News Analysis: Exhausting race to pick Buhari’s running mate

Should oil prices fall below range, Govt would make further adjustments – Jonathan

Imo gov: PDP, INEC to appear in court over Ihedioha, Ararume

Middle Belt youths decry rising insecurity

Court summons PDP over Enugu gov primaries

DESOPADEC commissioner makes case for science subjects

Foundation to partner Delta on healthcare

Niger Delta youths honour Okitiakpe

DSS nabs 7 in botched negotiation with Boko Haram

Nwobodo’s son finally buried

Kit sponsorship: Adidas gives provisional extension to NFA

Can women truly negotiate sex?

White House says Obama will sign Russia sanctions bill

Oyo Assembly confirms State CJ’s appointment

Israel, US in abortive missile defence test

Lagos Assembly gives budget committee 2 weeks ultimatum

141 dead in school assault, Pakistan’s deadliest ever terror attack

LG autonomy: NULGE protests in Ondo

A Jonathan like ‘Judas’

UN rights chief slams ‘savage extremism’ behind Pakistan attack

Schools often targeted by terror attacks

2015 Elections: FG allays fears on Nigeria break- up

Ebola fears headline 2014 for African football

APC is a sinking ship – Gov Suswam

Alison-Madueke appointed presidentGECF

Taliban storm Pakistan school, kill 95

Nearly 200 dead as Syria bases lost to Qaeda – monitor

OPEC urges increased investment despite low crude oil price

Buhari rekindles hope from Lagos

Ebonyi: Are the hawks now after Elechi?

Middle-aged woman killed, 3 others injured in accident

Wike won’t get up to 10 % of votes – Rivers APC

Vanguard Spark Rookie for October, Onabekun gets biz consulting session

Mirabel Centre Goodwill Ambassadors emerge against gender violence

Jonathan on divine mission to salvage Nigeria — PDP chieftain

Gunmen kidnap pastor’s wife, demand N20m ransom

Oil workers’ strike: FG, labour meet as workers shut operations

Corruption: Shekarau’s Surprise

NCDMB charges oil servicing companies on employee motivation

Oil sector contracting, licensing processes fraught with corruption — Report

Top African music acts to dazzle at Glo CAF Awards

Monday, December 15, 2014

Fayose presents N80.774bn budget to 7 PDP lawmakers

Oyo PDP crisis deepens as Makinde, others defect to SDP

Jimi Agbaje, best man for Lagos — Group

Nigerian banks fund N438bn of oil assets acquisition

Celebration of Jonathan in Abuja

Thugs invade Ebonyi Assembly, batter, lock out members

F/Eagles ‘ll go to World Cup as champions – Manu

Who Is Afraid of Goodluck Jonathan? (2)

Benin Chess tourney begins

NSCDC, Jaguar dominate Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Championships

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Gov Okorocha is destroying the traditional institution – Eze Ilomuanya

Nollywood diva yet to marry and why: I am afraid of divorce — Genevieve Nnaji

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Deconstructing Buhari, the presidential candidate

Party Primaries: Kudos to Jonathan, Kwankwaso, others

Eligibility for 2015: Jonathan’s fate uncertain

Why terrorism persists in Nigeria – Oritsejafor

Terrorism will never prevail — Buhari

Unease in Niger Delta: Group kicks as Tompolo allegedly acquires battleships

Buhari or bust

`How cultist arranged gang raping of girlfriend’

Crisis looms in Foursquare

Controversial Primaries: How are the mighty fallen!

2015: The North ready to stop Jonathan — Coomassie, ACF Chairman

Deaths at Dusk in Jos: Boko Haram finally reached my family — Bereaved son

Pastors Are Planning a Major Robbery in the Churches in January

2015: The flexible budget we need

Characteristics of agbata ekee democracy (2)

Copa Lagos: Sand Eagles suffer first defeat

Nollywood divas in their 30s, 40s yet to marry and why: Halima Abubakar, Franca Brown, Ada Ameh, others

2015: Tearful Mark succumbs to constituents’ pressure

God’s time

GEW 2014:Etisalat, EDC engage Nigerian start-ups for new opportunities

US moves against gender-based violence in Nigeria

‘No need to panic over Naira devaluation’

NCC battles violators of copyright laws

PDP primaries: Burutu youths hail Pondi’s victory

Stop badmouthing President Jonathan, Cleric cautions politicians

Presbyterian Church remembers Mary Slessor

The Muhammadu Buhari Interview ‘Those Who Want To Flee When I Take Over Are Free To Run’

Church World Cup: MFM set to make history

Omamuli’s Class Hospitality opens Max Royal Hotel

Questions General Buhari must answer, by Fani-Kayode

Nollywood divas in their 30s, 40s yet to marry and why: Rita Dominic, Benita Nzeribe

Umana O. Umana AKS game changer

Timaya, Patoranking, others set for Shiloh

Burnt House: Customs officer accuses insurance firm of avoiding claims payment

No going back on 2018, 2022 World Cups – FIFA

What exactly is your wife telling her friends about your sex-life!?

Boko Haram: We will end their reign of terror – Buhari

Lagos gov primaries: Obanikoro drags PDP to court

‘Islamic State is paying attention to Boko Haram’

Why FG is reluctant to reduce petrol price

Defection: PDP loses suit against Amaechi, Wamakko, 2 other APC Govs

Man dies after allegedly gulping energy drink from 8 cans during a bet

Sensual Nudity an emerging trend in fashion threatening dignity

Friday, December 12, 2014

Buhari not only APC’s candidate but the choice of Nigerians – Aregbesola

How we stamp out exam-malpractices – JAMB

Buhari not only APC’s candidate but the choice of Nigerians —Aregbesola

Cynthia Osokogwu: I never ordered, nor purchased any drug — Suspect

Catholic Church rakes in N15m for new TV Station

Gbenga Adeyinka: Versatile MC on the path of Greatness

Crisis looms in Onitsha market as trustees vow to halt govt’s caretaker system

Eminent clerics pray for Nigeria

Buhari represents change Nigeria needs – Amaechi

Majek Fashek returns to stage at Carniriv 2014

2014 NFF Elections: Analyzing Ajunwa’s verdict

‘I’m scared of producing another film after Ije’

Amosun vs Deputy : How the friendship turned sour

The power of little things

Davido, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Olamide and others battle for The Headies

Why Amosun has failed in Ogun – Gbenga Daniel

Buhari in dilemma over running mate

How much are children worth?

2015: Olanrewaju backs Agbaje as Lagos PDP gubernatorial candidate

Okorocha’s failure to get APC presidential ticket good for Imo — Mbata

Arqiva launches new channel Arise News on Freeview

Police smash 3-man robbery gang in Enugu

Assemblies of God Church crisis: Court upholds Paul Emeka as GS

Falling Oil Prices: Gas producers move to strengthen exportingforum

Ebola death toll climbs to 6,583

Defection: PDP loses suit against Amaechi, ‎Kwankwaso, others

Buhari gives VP slot to Tinubu

Maritime man award: Shippers Council, NPA, MAN bosses gets nomination

Jonathan reaffirms commitment to moving Nigeria from the vagaries of crude oil

Family planning: why men should take up the battle

Empress Njama celebrates birthday with 1000 kids

You shall not be ashamed

Okorocha wrestles Imo APC guber ticket from son-inlaw

Court fixes Jan. 19 to hear PDP’s suit seeking to unseat Tambuwal

“Buhari will defeat Jonathan this time because …”

Nobel winner asks US to throw books not bombs at Islamic State

Jonathan worried that no Nigerian university is ranked among world’s best 100

Jonathan urges citizens to embrace volunteer service

Boko Haram refugees fleeing in their thousands

Interventions : Visual approach towards revamping the polity

United States condemns Kano, Jos bombings

APC commends security agencies, media, Lagosians for successful convention

Boko Haram likely behind Jos bombings – state govt

Re: Why North should support Jonathan

How Wizkid and I produced ‘Caro’ – LAX

Jonathan will perform better in second term — Eke, DESOPADEC Commissioner

Mikel’s Russian girlfriend celebrates his first Champions League goal

Wife, children accused of hacking husband to death

Buhari’s likely running mates

Okorocha picks Imo APC governorship ticket

All roads lead to Redemption Camp

Vice-Presidency: Why Goodluck bypassed Shema, Sule for Sambo

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Rumbles In The Parties

2015 Presidency: TAN lauds PDP on Jonathan’s emergence

WONDER BANK: 2 pastors get 7 years in jail over N32m theft

2015: Police read riot act to Ogun politicans

2015 Presidency: It’s Buhari Vs Jonathan

MURDER: Police can’t prosecute gov aspirant, others —DPP

Ekiti govt flays Obasanjo over alleged contempt

SWAAN seeks indigenous commitment to HIV/AIDS advocacy

Capital market has capacity to rebound — Okumagba

Ihedioha thanks delegates for votes at primaries

OML 58 football tourney kicks off

MY WATCH: Obasanjo appeals confiscation order

ICAN sets up N50m whistleblowers’ protection fund

Lagos property developer, others petition IG over alleged assault by monarch

Nwuche appeals result of Rivers PDP primaries

Senate 2015: I stepped down to prevent PDP from losing —Ayuba

NACA, SURE-P target 6,000 for free medicare in Bayelsa

Your phone can now help you avoid traffic

Cleric warns leaders against heating up polity

Adeboye is a man of integrity, says Otabil

2015: PDP welcomes Buhari, urges him to engage in issue- based campaign

Double bombing rocks Jos, 13-year-old with suicide vest held

We aim to top our group – Falcons coach

Katy Perry, Obama, Wizkid rule Twitter in 2014

Jonathan versus whoever!

CJN urges judges to avoid conflicting judgements

Suspected Boko Haram raid kills 11 in Borno

Double bombing rocks Jos city

Police arrest girl, 13 wearing explosives vest in Kano

Jonathan’s aide wishes Buhari ‘Goodluck’

Brazilian admits killing 41 people “for fun”

Buhari wins APC presidential primaries

#APCDecides: Buhari floors Kwankwaso, Atiku, Rochas, Nda-Isaiah

#APCDecides: Kwankwaso scores 974, floors Atiku Abubakar

I-G orders full investigation into couple alleged torture

PPMC begs Nigerians to avoid panic buying of fuel

Man, 19, remanded for stealing motorcycle

Jonathan ‘ll not rig 2015 elections- Presidency

Only by a united action can we defeat terrorism; Jonathan begs opposition, Nigerians

El-Zakzaky replies Gumi, accuses him of working for Isreal

Botched governorship primary has reunited us, says Kwara PDP scribe

UN Mission in Central African Republic nabs Chadian rebel leader

Ohaneze Ndigbo wants politicians to imbibe spirit of sportsmanship

Soyinka’s demonisation of Jonathan

APC hopeful of producing Jonathan’s replacement today – Jaja

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

OGUN PDP’S INCONCLUSIVE primaries: We’re yet to get new date —INEC

N1.6bn vessel contract: NLNG to build dockyard in Nigeria

Pensioners threaten North-East govts over N61bn unpaid benefits

APC Convention: How the pendulum may swing

Enugu: How alteration of delegates list produced three PDP gov candidates

Edo 2016: I’m the best PDP gov aspirant —Iduoriyekemwen

Democracy can’t be sustained without rule of law — Utuama

Trends In Nollywood… Movie industry through the eyes of NICO boss

Copa Lagos 2014: Nigeria names squad

Lagos: Permutations that defeated Obanikoro, others

APC primaries: Bodjor picks Delta Central Senate ticket

Rivers people’ll not be swayed by APC propaganda — Wike

Urhobo youths commend Deltans over Okowa’s victory

2015: 22 Akwa Ibom gov aspirants reject primary result

Etisalat supports Nigeria to chart future of ICT at ITU World 2014

NCC clamps down on operators over illegal use of spectrum

Chelsea Vs Sporting Lisbon: Mikel scores

Ex-transport minister emerges PDP candidate in Anambra North

Striking health workers accuse FMC of using quacks

Maid connives with gang to rob boss, escapes with loot

Urhobo youths warn against plot to remove FUPRE VC

ICRC gives nod to Ibaka deep sea port

No APC presidential aspirant has stepped down, says Fayemi

Expert says delay in budget presentation, passage not healthy for economy

Copa Lagos: Sand Eagles optimistic

Adebayor home for personal reasons

Nine arrested in Bulgaria match-fixing probe

Dangote exhibited extraordinary transformation in Africa- Ogundele

I don’t want to rule, I want to democratically govern with your help — Buhari

NCC clamps down on 4 telecoms firms

I refuse to accept that the shackles of slavery – Malala

The masters showcase class at Distinction 2

APC candidate will be next Nigerian President – Ikuforiji

SERAP, others petition Coca-Cola CEO over alleged consumer rights abuses in Nigeria

Ogbulafor says Jonathan’s adoption in the right direction, predicts victory in 2015

PDP national convention: INEC monitors ratification process of Jonathan

Libel: Court orders IGP, SSS, to confiscate Obasanjo`s book

Jonathan is best qualified to lead Nigeria – FCT Minister

Two female suicide bombers, 4 others die in Kano market blast

APC: Buhari’s donation, registration scratch card flood convention

Mass protest in Dublin against new austerity measure

Okorocha steps down for Buhari

Female suicide bombers kill four in Kano market attack – police

Alao-Akala gets Labour ticket

PDP Convention, a coronation ceremony—Fayemi

Over 500 child defilement cases reported in Lagos State in 2014, says AG

APC Decides: Stay away from convention venue, Lagos deputy gov warns non-delegates

I received FIFA’s letter, says Amadu

Transforming Africa through culture, CBAAC experience in Bayelsa

Blast at busy textile market in Kano city -Traders, police

Twin blasts hit Kano market

Lagos PDP Primaries: Agbaje carpets Obanikoro, APC

Bukola Saraki, James Ibori, Kingibe, others framed Iyabo for corruption—Obasanjo

APC National Convention: We’ll conduct transparent and credible election –Fayemi

Nigeria is not free because we are running away from truth – Oritsejafor

Monalisa unveils TV talk show

12 APC governors endorse Buhari as Atiku reaches out directly to delegates

PDP convention: FCT on high security alert as FG shuts down CBD

Combating corruption, money laundering would take more than enforcement of laws – Lamorde

INEC extends issuance of PVCs in Kaduna State

Groups celebrate 15 years of PDP, say party ushering purposeful leadership

Solving the N/Delta, South-East menace: The Jonathan example

Help he’s turned into a monster!

France hostage freed in Mali after three years

You can’t buy your way into my team – Siasia

Tell jonathan to give me my nomination form, Abiola wife begs

Agbim hints on overseas move

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

APC Primaries, Battles Ahead

Nigeria loses N3.8trn to trade misinvoicing

Court asks Umeh to stop parading self as APGA chair

Human rights lawyer seeks Obiano’s disqualification as APGA candidate

Brent oil rebounds after hitting five-year low below $66

PDP challenges APC candidate to a public debate, says delegates to ratify Jonathan’s endorsement tomorrow

‘How I saved N11bn fraudulently built into road contract’

Kashamu vows to press criminal charges against Obasanjo over book launch

26 vehicles destroyed in Lagos tanker fire

ITU Telecom World:Nigeria woos broadband investors with open access model incentives

Itsekiri group to Tompolo: Don’t dare us again

We help people live drug-free—Expert

Ekiti health workers back out of industrial action

Enyimba thump Sand Eagles

NOTAP rakes in N20bn in 18 months

Iweala’s economic recipe: Not austerity but panicky measures

APC senatorial primaries fallout: Edo SSG resigns

SMEs, biggest beneficiaries of cloud computing —EMC boss

APC presidential primaries: Lagos releases travel advice

PDP Lagos primaries: Obanikoro challenges citizenship suit

SAP study frowns at low technology adoption among banks

Bode George supervised electoral malpractice – Obanikoro

Lagos begins distribution of 2.5m residents cards

Health professionals commend Jonathan on National Health Bill

APC presidential primaries: Kwankwaso seeks level playing field

NSE champions integration of financial literacy

APC presidential ticket: The power of money

Nigerians want FG to partner South Korea on electricity, transportation

Delta 2015: Urhobo youths congratulate Okowa over victory

Navy redeploys senior officers

NNPC attributes sudden fuel queues in Lagos to road construction gridlock

Sen Pwajok wins Plateau PDP gov seat

Court restrains Uniben from ejecting lecturer

US Condemns harmful political rhetoric

15 year-old Nigerian footballer stabbed, killed in England

Let’s assume Jonathan is clueless, is Okonjo Iweala or Aganga clueless?, – Okupe

Free medical consultation at Primus Hospital

The time for newborns is now

Democracy is not about quarrelling like motor park touts – Jonathan

SPARK BOSS: I have learnt to remould fear of failure to succeed — Sam Uduma

He kicked me out for being unfaithful!

‘Enyimba won’t fire Ikhana’

Oritsejafor sues Lagos govt, others over demolition

Troops uncovers list, sketches of town to be attacked by Boko Haram

Jauta emerges Bauchi PDP guber candidate

We challenge your Presidential candidate to a public debate, PDP tells APC

HDP elects Owuru as presidential candidate for 2015 polls

NCAA saks 187 staff over employment irregularities

Jonathan, PDP and the no-alternatives narrative

Shareholder berates SEC over CMC composition, associations’ multiplicity

When experts, socialites shared experience on brewing

Cancel Lagos PDP governorship primaries – Obanikoro

Kano PDP primaries: Takia wins as Abacha’s son withdraws

Fears of backlash as US to release CIA torture report

Our Future: An invaluable thesis on Uduaghan’s political strategy

28 Internet acronyms every parent should know

Looking Towards Russia

LAGOS PDP PRIMARIES: Commotion as hoodlums clash

Time to Get Rid of Tinubu’s Cronies in Lagos

Boko Haram, OBJ: Breaking the myth

PDP Governorship Primaries: Ribadu, Folarin, Okowa, Agbaje, others win

Tevez covers entire body with ‘angels’ tattoo

Lagos PDP Gov Primary: Obanikoro promises to fight on, says exercise a sham

Biafra Zionists battle for bail, withdraw N10m civil suit against FG

Banire, Others advocate for youth participation in Politics

Abe, Sekibo, others emerge senatorial flag bearers in Rivers

Monday, December 08, 2014

TRIBUNAL: Aregbesola opens defence

Canada 2015 Women World Cup: We’ll not ‘die’ in Group of death – Falcons coach

Affordable housing: FG woos investors with concessions, waivers

NLNG secures US court protection order on LNG Finima

Lagosians bemoan extortion at illegal police checkpoints

Court strikes out NUT’s suit against Asuss

Boko Haram: Army recaptures Mubi, Gombi, Maiha, Hong council areas

Oliseh: Future of Nigerian football bleak

FG signs MoU on 1,000MW power plant in Katsina

Residents lament Julius Berger’s slow-pace work on Oshodi-Apapa expressway

Sunday, December 07, 2014

Edo APC senatorial race: Obahiagbon, Osagie in tight race

Soyinka’s call to anarchy

NFF returns N510m World Cup money to govt

CIS explains why entertainment industry should seek listing

Siasia battles Arsenal over Ajayi

Still on Agbaje and the credibility challenge

We’ll enforce implementation of all air crash reports— Chidoka

Die is cast for 30 PDP governorship battles

Irregularities characterise A-Ibom Reps’ primaries

German bank earmarks $200m for renewable energy

Hike in CRR heightens competition for cheap funds

Court stops Obasanjo from publishing autobiography

The CBN act and the oppressive failure of monetary strategy

Consequencies of devaluation for your sector – Print media (1)

Lagos PDP gov primaries: ‘Why we must field the right candidate’

Danagogo tasks winners of NPA tennis

APC: Bayewu withdraws from Lagos West sen race

Edo Speaker, Majority Leader win APC House of Reps ticket

I’m on crusade to revolutionise the agro-allied sector —Chukwuemeka Nwachinemere

2015 polls: Ambode canvasses ‘United APC’ for greater heights

Oil slump: Bring down fuel price immediately, Fashola tells FG

which one you dey (2)

Tenth Sierra Leone doctor dies of Ebola

Oshin charges insurers to embrace change

Ebonyi PDP Senatorial primaries: Ex-Governor Sam Egwu, 2 others win

Nigeria to release Russian cargo plane impounded in Kano

NECA, others seek speedy resolution of NBC,CPC crisis

Mark wins PDP ticket to Senate

Gospel according to St. Obasanjo (1)

Ashiru’s body arrives Lagos airport

Nigeria’s very important to CAF – Hayatou

Makarfi returns unopposed as PDP flag-bearer in 2015

Africa wants developed countries to increase funding of climate change adaptation

Ekweremadu, Nnaji pick PDP ticket to contest 2015 senatorial election in Enugu state

Kwara speaker, emerges APC  House of Reps candidate

Lagos APC primaries: Dabiri, Bamigbetan withdraw as newcomers floor incumbents

Airtel makes list of top businesses in Nigeria

Taiwanese man faces fine over false Ebola report

Syria army repels jihadist advance on key air base – monitor

‘Mothers have abandoned traditional role of bringing up children properly’

Five civilians killed in fresh east Ukraine violence

Saudi border guards kill Ethiopian smugglers

Gunmen attack Minna Prison; set inmates free

Goodbye Okonjo-Iweala

Nigerian peacekeeper brought to Netherlands for Ebola care

Russian cargo plane impounded in Kano, Security agencies begin investigation

We could no longer run from insurgents — Borno residents

Saturday, December 06, 2014

PDP Governorship Primaries: David Edevbie emerges as dark horse in Delta; gets UPU endorsement

Boko Haram: Why the US is in Nigeria, by envoy

2015 Presidential Election: My conditions to campaign for Jonathan — Gov Sule Lamido

2015: We’ll kick PDP out of Aso Rock – Oyegun, Oni

10 soldiers die in battle as army repels Boko Haram from Ashaka town

Atiku: I won’t give up on Nigeria

Special forces to tackle Boko Haram underway — Omokri, Presidential Aide

Irritating comments from America should stop, by Prof Akinyemi

‘How American experts allowed growth of boko haram’

I ran mad shooting my latest movie — Bukola Ogundare

PDP Congresses of crisis ahead of 2015: The looming implosion in the PDP?

FIFA Women World Cup: Super Falcons get tough draw

Terror should never compel concession of power — Akin Osuntokun

Delta 2015 Guber: Who picks the Pdp ticket tomorrow?

Flexible budget recommended for 2015

Edo: PDP cannot afford the mistake of 2012 again — Ex-Gov. Osunbor

Christian group advocates abolition of death penalty

Real reason Kenneth Okonkwo lost political ticket

Newcastle terminate Chelsea’s unbeaten run

‘Why, at 42, I am in JSS1’

G.R.A.C.E: Okotie’s one million naira cash reward

OH! Suleiman Abba: Twice as bad

Sporadic shooting, attack mar Bayelsa PDP Reps primaries

Revealed at last: Why Ini Edo’s marriage failed

House of Reps: Ebonyi Speaker, 5 others win primaries

Emetulu, the unifier in Delta guber contest

Why I wore what I wore at Channel O award – Emma Nyra

Tracy Obonna lands New York TV host job

Wild side of the Channel O Awards

GRACE 2014 dedicated to Chibok girls

Lagos Guber: CAN denies endorsing any aspirant

Beyonce, Sam Smith, Pharrell top Grammy nominations

Mourinho slams ball boys after Chelsea loss

FG impounds Russian plane with arms in Kano

APGA reschedules state assembly primaries in 9 constituencies in Anambra

Fraudsters hijack INEC ad-hoc recruitment

Deportation of Igbos: Fashola wins case

LASUTH has measures to stem recurrence of Ebola Virus outbreak

30th Convocation: Ibadan Polytechnic graduates 4,977

Court remands man,32, for raping physically challenged woman

Only APC can take Nigeria out of shackles of poverty – Aregbesola

President Jonathan urged to right political injustice against Ogoni

Prison comptroller jailed 7-yrs over N1.4m fraud

REVEALED: What OBJ actually told PDP governors

APC guber primaries: El-Rufai, Bindow, Abubakar, others clinch tickets

‘How Okija shrines kill liars, fraudsters’

Friday, December 05, 2014

Did God make a mistake?

Delta 2015: Why I am the best – Monye

Tambuwal may get police protection as APC guber candidate

Ex-PDP national chairman, Gemade, joins APC

‘Developing Nigerian economy through Career enhancement in Versities’

Confusion in Enugu as corpse of Jim Nwobodo’s son disappears

2015: Uduaghan drops Senate bid, Chime, former aides on war path in Enugu

Dangote emerges as Forbes Africa Person of the Year

Kebbi 2015: Why I’m running – Zubairu Turaki

When the party is over

Gowon lauds NNPC over revenue generating role

Why I can marry a prostitute —Lamboginny

Nobody does my kind of music —Cynthia Morgan

Oba Akiolu appeals to APC members in Lagos

T.B. Joshua says Coroner must bow to High Court

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Give God high praise

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DSS uses torture to obtain forced confessions from arrested APC data centre workers – APC

Niger Delta group endorses Jonathan, Mutu

Lagos APC Primaries: Ambode wins with 3, 735 votes

Investors lose N1.8trn at NSE in November

Okorocha kicks off cleanliness, beautification competition in 637 communities

Don’t build up sentiments for post-election violence, groups warn politicians

Oil prices: Jonathan assures Nigerians, investors of stable economy

How Obuh ‘ll tackle over-dependence on oil — DSI

Delta PDP threatens to sanction aspirants parading fake results

NFF: Ajunwa disagrees with 3 Appeals C’tee members

EKITI: APC lawmakers face ‘police crackdown’

Thursday, December 04, 2014

MAN wants economy diversified

Siasia invites Iheanacho, 46 others for Dream Team

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Ekiti insecurity: Worried Fayose meets police authorities

PDP suspendsTukur

Police diffuse bomb in Jos as residents scamper for safety

killing of 12 in Rivers community:Residents blame cultists, politicians

PDP govt represents corruption – Oyegun

Why Nigeria cancelled US military training – FG

Boko Haram insurgents invade Ashaka cement factory

The myth of hidden call broken

Nigerian wins Queen of Africa Students in Russia

Warri Fed Constituency: Why I’m most fit — Agbajoh

Obiano’s wife advocates entrepreneurial training for women, youths

We lose engines, 10 colleagues to pirates monthly— RIVERS BOAT OPERATORS

Gumba, Gaiya endorse NFF Electoral C’tee report

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When you visit a dying Muslim

Jonathan playing politics with national security—Buhari

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2015: Enugu youths call for prayers for Jonathan, Ayogu Eze

We made N38.9bn from satellite images, tech registration — Minister

Anglicans vote against ordination of women

Obuh to delegates: Use your mandate wisely

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I’m destined to represent Ethiope fed constituency —Nani

Lagos churns out 32 trucks to combat fire incidents

Atleast 9 aspirants storm out of Lagos APC primaries

Youths protest against new Ebola clinic in Guinea

2015 TECH TRENDS: LG sees wearable tech as top

Ali Baba plans new year gift for Nigerians

Tiwa Savage, Kcee, others shine at Channel O Music Video Awards 2014

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Gender Mainstreaming: NCWD advocates women political party for female aspirants

FG, UN, others canvass women inclusion in conflict resolution

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Impeachment Plot: Presidency pleads with senators

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Wenger lauds Arsenal’s fast-adapting Sanchez

‘Remarkable’ Drogba sets the tone for Mourinho

Nigeria sliding towards anarchy – Oyegun

US health care worker in WAfrica brought home for Ebola tests

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APC governorship primaries: Day of reckoning

Okorocha promises to end insurgency if elected president in 2015

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Nigeria Nationwide league secures N20m sponsorship deal

Kano mosque blast: Why we dared invaders to save lives — Witnesses

IMO: Suspense!

Man, 27, rapes 11-yr-old girl with Down’s Syndrome

PDP’s allegation of cultism against me unkind, evil — PETERSIDE

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Tribunal: Omisore’s witness alleges false result entries

Some judges have surrendered their independence to politicians — Oditah

Senate: My plans to represent Chibok – Mshelizza

Delta North: I’m following God – Doris Uboh, ex-Reps member

NFA C’tee upholds Sept. 30 board election, as decision divides members

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3 Edo APC lawmakers lose nomination bid

Legislators’ primaries: APGA reschedules for Abia, Enugu, Ebonyi, National Assembly

APC primaries turn bloody in Lagos

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Era of secrecy in judiciary is over — CJN

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Amaechi led NGF celebrates staff who won 7 prizes at UNIBEN convocation

Brazil reject Nigeria, pick France

Ebola: Ogun dumps washing hands

Konduga: Troops intercept, destroy bomb laden vehicle

APC donates N5m to Kano bomb blast victims

INEC begins inter, intra state transfer of voters’ cards

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NNPC disowns GMD’s Facebook account

Ukraine say pro-Russia rebels violating latest truce

Eight corpses found in Pakistan as jets bomb militant hideouts

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Osun Tribunal accepts Omisore’s ballot papers

Woman bits co-tenant’s scrotum

Sergeant-at-Arms now in charge of security at NASS

Anti-Jonathan Senators to move impeachment notice Dec 16

50 female suicide bombers on the prowl

Minister pays Keshi N14m

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Oshodin formally hands over to new Uniben VC

We’ve not resigned —Ondo PDP exco

Ajimobi, others condemn Ekiti impeachment, political violence

Oil steadies below $73 after hitting five-year low

Operators advocate overhaul of privatisation laws

Court spells out acceptable primary for Ogun PDP

U-23 team is work in progress – Siasia

Labour hints on nationwide strike over PIB, victimization, others

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I was not behind petition against aggrieved aspirants — Wike

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Ship Chandlers seek FG intervention

Nigerian film industry can generate N1bn annually – TAMPAN

I have no hand in Ebonyi PDP crisis, says Patience Jonathan

Presidency replies Soyinka, says Jonathan’s government most liberal

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Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels agree new truce

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2015 gov race: Hyet, Southern Kaduna youths reject Aziz

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Experimental Ebola vaccine shows few side effects – hospital

3 nurses, council director, 2 others abducted in Ekiti

PDP asks court to compel Tambuwal to vacate seat

Gunmen slaughter 36 in fresh northeast Kenya attack

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Nollywood actor, two others arrested for kidnap

Lecturers vow to end extortion of students on campuses

Nigeria cancels US military training to fight Boko Haram

Don’t blame Jonathan for falling crude price, devaluation

Stop destroying PDP, declare for APC now, Afenifere tells Obasanjo

Gaidam imposes 24 hours curfew in Yobe

40 million Nigerians unemployed —Kolade

Sexual assault: Mirabel Centre seeks special court

Who is Afraid of Goodluck Jonathan? (1)

Father discharges 4-yr-old son attacked by dogs

I didn’t mastermind abduction of 14 journalists —Tompolo

Judge asked to hands-off suit challenging Jonathan’s eligibility

Data Bank Raid: Court orders DSS to release 5 APC staff

100 killed as Boko Haram hits Yobe, Borno

Monday, December 01, 2014

Only hawks’ll vote for Jonathan again — Kwankwaso

Okorocha cautions APC members on PDP defectors

IYC slams Amaechi over comment on Jonathan

Gov Orji okays 20% reduction in school fees for ABSU students

What is missing in Lagos is good leadership — Agbaje

Pandemonium, as workers issue 21-day ultimatum to Chevron

Aliyu, Jigawa teachers kick against LG autonomy

Money laundering: Doma, others lose bid to transfer case to another judge

Automatic tickets tear Ogun APC apart

Blame succeeding govts for Nigeria’s healthcare woes — GOWON

Every day, 39,000 child brides emerge — Report

Fashola unfolds plans to standardise septic operations in Lagos State

‘Nigeria has 9% of global HIV cases’

2015: Tread sofly with your statements, Clark warns Amaechi, Shema, others

Seven C-River lawmakers lose re-election bid

60 suspected insurgents bomb Ekiti prison, free associates

APC screening c’ttee clears Amosun for 2015

I’ll create one million jobs—WOGU

Alleged Rights Violation: Coca-Cola, NBC challenge charge against them

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Ihedioha lauds Imo PDP Assembly primaries

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2 dead, 9 injured as trailer crashes into 5 vehicles in Ogun

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