Vanguard News Archive for February 2015

Friday, February 27, 2015

Mourinho: I trust referee Taylor

Ogun PDP asks Court to disqualify Kashamu over alleged drug trafficking

If I were Jonathan, I ‘ll crack Nigeria – Agbakoba

Many of us are wondering what lies ahead now

Garba: I’ve picked best players for AYC

Anal Penetration

Kunle Afolayan, Rita Dominic, other nominees battle for Malta’s N1m prize

Certificate Saga: Farmer drags Buhari to court

I’m engaged and getting married soon

Fathering children I cannot take care of remains my greatest regret —Felix Liberty

CAF Confed. Cup: Wolves pounce on Bobo Dioulasso

Akwa Ibom 2015: The hurdles before Emmanuel

Ghanaian surgeon, Boachie-Adjei takes turn on Glo-sponsored African Voices

One billion young at risk of hearing loss from loud music – WHO

Liberia leader hails Obama’s ‘extraordinary’ Ebola efforts

Promotion for soldiers fighting insurgency

I want my programme to be quoted like CNN – Udy Umondak

Star Trek’ star Leonard Nimoy dies at 83

A 72 year old man has nothing to offer Nigerians – Dame Jonathan

Dr. Mbelede: The success story of a quintessential Engineer

Help my pregnant wife refuses to stop smoking

Jonathan in Delta, assures Nigerians of peace, security

We have demystified the oil industry – Alison-Madueke

Jonathan storms Asaba

Cameron defends MI5 after media unmask ‘Jihadi John’

Two in court for hacking Gov Kwankwaso’s phone

Police rescue four-year-old girl from

AJonathan’s govt wasted public funds in hiring protesters Chatham House

On qualification for national leadership

Breaking news: Ebonyi House serves impeachment notice on Gov Elechi

Court declines to nullify confab report

200 Cattles infected with Food, Mouth disease in Bauchi

Reps set to investigate non-payment of over N28.3bn import duties by Stallion, others

Chatham House: 10 amazing quotes from Buhari’s speech

Stolen baby found in S.Africa after 17 years

Buhari irrevocably committed to Abuja Peace Accord

Election 2015: Before the cookie crumbles

Lagos residents will not vote for GEJ – Fashola

2015 budget: N5.9bn can’t fuel police vehicles in 3 months – IGP

Jonathan visits recaptured Adamawa towns from Boko Haram

Corpse of kidnapped medical doctor found in Port Harcourt

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Why PVC Thefts Should Bother INEC

N175bn LG allocation: Imo govt replies Ihedioha

CBN directs banks to close MDAs’ revenue accounts

Air Force men brutalize bizman, as Dame Jonathan visits Delta

Positively presidential!

Delta and the Uvwiamughe Declaration

Women are not mere sex symbols

South West leaders endorse Jonathan

Wizkid to Skales: ‘You’re a foolish guy with zero brain’

APC Senators raise alarm over alleged presidency plot to send Jega on retirement leave

‘Buhari’s Chatham speech full of lies’

Reversal in Tuition Fees: Lagos refunds N209m to students

Ideye is best Nigerian striker – Amokachi

My time has come — Ogboru

ISIS to radicalise Nigerian youths schooling abroad, FG raises alarm

NEC dismisses existence of fake Boko Haram leader

APC formed to install a northerner as president, no Buhari, no APC, Clark alleges

CBN denies plot to convert customers’ domiciliary accounts deposits to Naira

Anambra records 110 leprosy cases

I’m one of Majid Michel’s admirers —Cynthia Shalom

Foxy battles in Bauchi

FG discovers fresh 15,000 ghost pensioners

2015 budget wasteful, frivolous with needless votes — CSOs

FG contracts must involve indigenous freight forwarding component — NCT

Blame Africa’s poverty rate on conflicts —Teneilabe

35 killed as suicide bombers hit Biu, Jos

Cleric’s wife, 3 children missing

Rescheduled NLC election: Fresh crisis looms

Bend over

Research institutions important to agriculture growth — Maslaha seeds boss

Fed College of Agriculture, Akure gets grants on cassava processing

Group endorses Agoda for Senate

5 things women NEVER tell their men

Smart Apps, smart mobile experience in a smart world

Oshodi Mayhem: No policeman was killed —POLICE

CNPP calls for removal of SURE-P task force from Lagos roads

Standard procedures were followed during construction of Synagogue Church —Witness

6 INEC staff arrested over missing PVCs

Where the card reader rejects you

Terror War: MURIC commends military

Delta community restates support for Jonathan, Okowa, Nwaoboshi, others

Saudi launches anti-terror forces

POLLS: ‘Jonathan’ll win South West’

2015 Elections:Probable political and economical implications

Bauchi furniture firm workers protest

Buhari at Chatham House: Why I want to be President – Buhari

PDP scared of PVC, says Oshiomhole

Why Nigerian women must vote for Jonathan, by First Lady

Garba picks AYC squad

Court jails 27-yr-old man 6 months for stealing i-Phone 6

Binis will vote for Jonathan, says Isekhure

500 ex-primary school teachers lament unpaid N17bn in Oyo

NFF raises Falcons bar

Asian herb derivative could work against Ebola – Study

CAN threatens to pull out of NIREC

S/ Africa’s U-20 fire Ghana warning

Electorate urged to collect PVCs

NAGAFF to parties: Tell us your plans for ports

Why Nigerian women have damaged hair, by Ayo Otubanjo

NANS backs Jonathan for President

Emir of Qatar hits back at WCup corruption claims

Liberian leader’s ‘profound gratitude’ for US Ebola help

NYSC member commits suicide over girlfriend

Ministry of Women Affairs endorse walk against rape

Konga named 2nd most Innovative company in Africa

Mikel under-goes knee surgery

Stoke wait for Moses to sign for good

Bode George is not my godfather— Jimi Agbaje

Grant canvasses regional developmental plan for boxing

Jonathan visits troops in Baga, Mubi

Chatham House: Stage-managed show of shame by Buhari, APC – Fani-Kayode

17 killed as twin blasts rock Jos -military, witnesses

Eighteen feared killed in Borno suicide blast – witnesses

His dad could be my baby’s father

Obasanjo insisted Yar’ Adua must be president in 2007 despite … – Fayose

Chatham House: APC Chasing Shadows – PDP

Saudi Arabia beheads Indian axe murderer, Pakistani

IS executioner ‘Jihadi John’ named by media

He’s blackmailing me after we made love

Toll from Kano bombings rises to 34

Many killed as suicide bomber hits Borno bus station

Jonathan pays surprise visit to Mubi

US-led strikes on IS after group seizes 220 Christians

US wraps up Ebola military mission in Liberia

Buhari vows to ‘lead from the front’ against Boko Haram

German suspected serial killer nurse jailed for life

French, Philippine leaders appeal for climate action

Football: WWII bomb found at Dortmund’s stadium

Man jailed six months for stealing iPhone

‘Anyone disparaging Nigeria’s economic progress is living in denial’

Kindergarten kids with AK-47s’ cause outrage in Russia

Jerusalem church on Mount Zion torched

We never underrated Boko Haram, nor spend N6.5 trn to fight terrorism – Presidency 

Price Stability: Expert commends CBN for adopting ‘float’ exchange rate mechanism

Jonathan orders NNPC to pay $1.48bn to FAAC

Sharia limited to inheritance, marriage – Buhari

FG approves $403m loans for APC states

Chatham House: Buhari’s Speech on Nigeria’s Transition

Jonathan blasts APC, says you don’t win elections on propaganda

Army chief visits Baga, vows ‘war is almost ended’

I am fit, healthy and well to lead Nigeria—Buhari

I take responsibility for my actions as a dictator—Buhari

Buhari addresses Chatham House

Checking State Assembly legislative excesses

Ukraine poised to pull back arms while US, Russia trade barbs

Boko Haram: Okupe creates victory harshtag for Jonathan on twitter

220 Assyrian Christians abducted by IS in Syria – monitor

Bahrain court sentences 3 to death over police killings

One dead in Cairo bomb blasts: health ministry

Teachers strip contractor naked for impregnating student

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

N1bn lost daily to rice importation —FG

I did not rent crowd to boo Buhari in London—Fani-Kayode

Robbers Question Our Morality

PDP’s perfected plot to rig polls, alleges Oshiomhole

Abducted American missionary: Kidnappers reduce ransom from N60m to N30m

Nigerians are united for democracy

2015 Budget: Senate cuts recurrent vote, raises capital expenditure

NFF sets World Cup target for Falcons

Age of uncertainty: Resignation in protest

President, govs should not appoint Attorneys-General —Muiz Banire

Education stakeholders divided over minimum teaching qualification

10 year old Nigerian in UK varsity

We bring ideas, innovations to reality —Julie Momah

Military onslaught on B’Haram proves Jonathan’s critics wrong —ex-militant leaders

CAF U-17: Eaglets fall to S/Africa

Bus driver jailed 35 years for gang raping of 17-yr-old girl

A-Ibom CJ tasks journalists on fair reporting

House of Assembly fire: PDP alleges plot by Elechi’s supporters to torch dep gov’s lodge, others

How NPS foiled attempted jail break in Calabar Prison

Algeria power vacuum due to ailing president: opposition

DPO after my life, activist cries to Jonathan, IG

FCMB Capital Markets emerges Best Local Investment Bank

‘Imo LGAs received N175bn from May 2011 to December 2014’

APC reps revolt, abort House sitting

Lagos to host Heineken ‘Champion the Match’ series

Man bolts after wife delivers armless baby

Jonathan can’t lose in Bauchi with me as gov — Yuguda

59th UN CWS: FG tasks women on sustainable post-2015 goals

Only students properly groomed in ICT can survive — Rector

Enugu to recruit 5,000 primary schl teachers

MWC 2015: Terragon to unveil first African mobile advertising app

No alternative to Jonathan —Olejeme

S-South students endorse Peterside as Rivers gov

Polls: Igbo in North urged to eschew violence

Rivers govt to empower SMEs

Adeleke varsity gets N50m ICT centre

India court delays any arrest of UN climate head over sex case

Delhi seeks to block Uber app after rape claim

Why Thabo Mbeki’s illicit financial flows report will do little to stem the problem

Keshi blasts NFF, says he is ready to walk away

Education not limited to the classroom — Diamond school

FG approves nine private varsities

3 Al-Jazeera journalists arrested in Paris for flying drone

Buhari threatens to back out of Abuja Accord

Sierra Leone reports sharp spike in Ebola cases

Don Jazzy buys items worth half a million naira for followers

My marriage is being threatened by my ex

Missing $20bn: Okonjo-Iweala gets one week ultimatum to submit forensic audit

Neither Russia or Ukraine rebels ‘close’ to meeting truce: US

South Africa beat Golden Eaglets

Kidnappers of American missionary reduce ransom demand to N30m

Ekiti rigging tape​: You got it wrong, Mr. President​, says APC

Two dead, 27 buses vandalized, burnt as hoodlums clash in Oshodi

Shagari is a role model to Nigerian leaders—Jonathan

No World Cup compensation for European clubs, says FIFA

Butcher bags 12 strokes of cane for stealing laptops, phones

Tragedy: Housewife 18 slaughters hubby in Kano

Over 112, 000 PVCs still uncollected at Ajeromi-Ifelodun – REC

Burkina Faso dump Keshi, appoint Rohr as coach

Putin says Kiev’s gas cutoff in east Ukraine ‘smacks of genocide’

Christians flee jihadists after Syria kidnappings

Greek oil tanker hostages released in Nigeria

Celebrities, technology give Nigerian election campaign upgrade

PDP has destroyed Nigeria’s economy — Oshiomhole

NEMA extends succour to 158 Boko Haram abductees in Yobe

‘Jonathan/Buhari not fit to rule Nigeria’

India archbishop condemns Mother Teresa conversion claim

Frustration kills 19 contractors in Imo

Stop attacking Obasanjo, Buhari Bamidele tells Fayose

 15 investors to spend over $2.8bn  on engineering infrastructure of  FCT land swap

Vatican moves to calm row over Mexico drugs

Group seeks passage of bill against illegal possession of arms, ammunition before March 28 polls

Synagogue: NANS protest in Lagos, demands halt in Coroner inquest

Students insurance scheme: SERAP drags FG, Gordon Brown to UN

Football: FIFA to move 2021 Confederations Cup from Qatar

Ganja! Jamaica eases marijuana law

Australia ‘very disappointed’ at Indonesia death row ruling

World response to armed groups like IS ‘shameful': Amnesty

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Police arrest rapist of 9-yr-old girl

Again, Dividends Of Democracy

How we will resist PDP, Jonathan in Lagos — Sen Ashafa

Why I rejected invitation to pray for presidential candidate – Cleric

80 years old American missionary kidnapped in Kogi

Niger: Generals at war

Reps hail Jonathan, military for successes against B’Haram

Fire guts Ebonyi Assembly complex

Samsung goes ‘beyond the limit’ to express Africa’s growth potentials

CAF U-17 Championships: Eaglets battle S/Africa for final ticket

From the blood-soaked battlefields of Lagos: The chilling story of street cultism

Polls: ‘Alliance against Jonathan’ll crumble’

Nigeria, Turkey collaborate on Ebola, health insurance

Joseph Mbu: An officer on rampage?

Wogu’s warning: Nations don’t change war time leaders

Jonathan, Buhari eulogise Shagari at 90

Osun teachers demand payment of salaries

Rivers PDP dares APC to react to corruption allegations

There’s answer to almost any problem, ask Google!

Our crave for Accord in Delta — Agbidi, Ndokwa Rep candidate

Scarcity looms as marketers hoard fuel

I can lead Burkina Faso to World Cup – Stephen Keshi

Public warning: AIG Mbu is armed and dangerous!

Auto crash: Bayelsa lost eight of her best women leaders —Jonathan

Obasanjo destroyed an expired card —PDP

Over 500,000 uncollected PVCs in Ogun —INEC

Kanu tips Eaglets for glory

10 new thermal power plants’ll add 4,700MW to national grid

NCC partners CTO on staff training

Mobil Sports: Elegbeleye identifies with grassroots concept

ABSU lecturers begin work-to-rule

Suarez scores brace as Barcelona down Man City 2-1

We’ll play Arsenal our way says Monaco coach

Presence of security agents ‘ll guarantee high turnout of voters – AGBAJE

Abia is PDP stronghold, says ex-Orji’s aide

Airtel picks Ericsson to deploy 3G network in Niger

Ebola drug trial shows limited promise

Google to ban sexually explicit content on its blogs

Osifo flays attacks on Esogban

Politicians urged to put Nigeria’s unity above personal ambition

C-River tops World Bank rural devt index

President Jonathan missed the point on the missing N30 trillion, by Charles Soludo

PDP condemns Kano, Potiskum bombing

NFF slashes Keshi’s pay in new deal

FG sells multi – billion naira Delta steel company to automobile firm

Jonathan condemns Boko Haram callous bombings in Kano and Potiskum.

Gangsters ambush policemen in Calabar South

Fashola lied again – Jimi Agbaje

UN climate panel head resigns amid sex claims

Winter World Cup for 2022 sparks Europe anger

Mbak Itam, stronghold of Akwa Ibom hoodlums

Cultists displace Ibaa, Omoku, Buguma residents

Fayose asks APC to produce Ibrahim Shekau

Airforce attacks terrorists hideouts

Case against Jonathan, Sambo on eligibility shifts to A-Court

Madam Monica Oyomide Buwa: 79-yr-old Mother Teresa of Sapele

PROLOGUE: 10 most dangerous communities in South-South

Pirates turn Southern Ijaw, Ogbia waterways to battlefield

APC accuses Jonathan of allowing Boko Haram to fester, hails military

In Kokori, you can be kidnapped for N5,000 ransom

Gunman, nine others dead in gun rampage at Czech restaurant

Buhari felicitates with Shagari at 90

30 injured after train hits vehicle in southern California

Beaking News: 10 killed, 5 injured as 2 suicide bombers hit Kano

IS jihadists kidnap 90 Christians in Syria: monitor

Court orders EFCC to release Fani-Kayode’s passport

Gunmen kidnap US woman in Nigeria

17 dead, 27 injured in Yobe bus blast – Witnesses, rescuers

How Wizkid, Skales twitter spat started; Banky W ignores duo

FIFA propose 2022 World Cup from Nov 26 to Dec 23

Fists fly in a rowdy 18-hour session asTurkish parliament immitate Nigerian ‘House of Reps’

Blast rips through a bus in Yobe

Football: Premier League boss opposes World Cup date change

Missing Korean teen at IS training camp

Fire guts Ebonyi state Assembly

Between Jonathan and Buhari (1)

Anti-Boko Haram Nigerian activist wins Japan peace prize

Nigerian, other immigrants injured in Serbia van crash

Breaking news: Fire guts Ebonyi Assembly

Central African Countries to join fight against Boko Haram

INEC, security chiefs meet to review operations

Agony of the South-south electorate

Nigeria records 5.94% GDP growth in Q4 2014 – NBS

APC’s lie about the location of Buhari’s interview proves it is a party built on deceit – PDP

Buhari lacks integrity to fight graft —Group

Lamido betrayed G-5 govs —Kwankwaso

SERAP petitions FG over of Nigerians in  Azerbaijan  

No bird flu in Obasanjo Farms— FG

Jonathan begs aggrieved PDP Reps not to dump party

I met Buhari, seeing Jonathan soon – Blair

Monday, February 23, 2015

We Want Electricity, Not Power

Nigeria’ll regret if Buhari wins — Fasehun

Army must remain loyal to nation rather than individual’s tenure —Oshiomhole

The end of APC’s fabricated momentum

PDP members protest imposition of unfit candidate in Onitsha

Campaign with religion, pay N1m fine, INEC warns political parties

FirstBank seizes Seawolf’s rigs over N25bn debt

Keshi’s contract ready – Pinnick

Jonathan’s visit: Beware of Greek gift, S-West APC tells Yoruba monarchs

Polls: Court joins Buhari, APC, PDP as defendants in anti-PVC suit

APC alleges plot by FG to create fake Shekau

Delta North: My work plan for Jonathan, Okowa and myself — Ochei

Beware of S/Africa, Dike warns Eaglets

Lagos-Badagry expressway: Lagos shifts completion date

Seamless movement: Lagos pursues road, rail, water multi-modal linkages

Power: How vandals constrained generation to 4,500MW— Minister

Oil sector’s contribution to GDP drops to 8.97%

Why PDP is afraid of PVC — Badru, APC Rep candidate

Uduaghan bags All Time Best Gov in Entertainment award

APC group to file suit restraining INEC from further polls shift

Zambia lie in wait for Dream Team

Urhobo youths preach peace, issue-based campaigns

Ex-gov Mbadinuju dumps PDP for APC

Ex-Ondo PDP chair appointed campaign coordinator

Group reiterates support for senatorial candidate

Amaechi’s aide calls for release of kinapped staff

Delta community wants court to reverse judgment in constituency suit

POLLS: INEC, security chiefs meet to review operations

UK VISIT: Group tasks Buhari on Secondary School certificate

FG backs anti- HIV/Aids war with N8bn

4 Nigerian teachers for Microsoft in education global forum

Senate petitioned over Obanikoro’s nomination as minister

NGG calls for free, fair polls

Media Frontiers for Good Governance inaugurated in Asaba

Ezemedolu tasks Ndigbo on PVC collection

Lagos ITTF World Tour: Injury stops defending champion

Buhari fit as fiddle, says Kwankwaso

Oshodi, Isolo residents urged to collect PVCs

Jonathan begs aggrieved PDP Reps

Man City make U-turn on Iheanacho

Don’t rear animals in residential areas, LASEPA warns Lagosians

Police dog bites player during match

Oshiomhole to voters: Don’t be deceived with bags of rice

Pinnick to visit Mourinho, Pellegrini next month

N. Korea bars foreigners from marathon over Ebola fears

Sierra Leone quarantines Ebola-hit orphanage

Liberians rejoice as Ebola curfew is lifted

Guinean cleric charged with assault on Ebola worker

15,000 Egyptians flee Libya after warning

Baga: Terrorist who disguised as woman caught

Central African countries to join fight against Boko Haram

Row in S. Africa over bodies of Synagogue church victims

Eunisell Solutions to accelerate marginal fields operations

Oba Gbenga Sonuga clocks 70, launches Deep As The Ocean

In Memory of Martin Luther echoes non-violent elections in Nigeria

N4.7bn alleged fraud: Court frees Babalakin, others

Jonathan told to publish forensic audit report of missing $20bn in NNPC

Omenka storms Cape Town Art Fair with his best four

Participate in Vanguard Spark Freestyle Contest, win prizes

Black Hamlet Ladi Emeruwa leads Shakespeare’s Globe tour to Lagos

On Soyinka’s New ‘Leap Of Faith’

Memories of Grandma… towards reviving society’s values

Tony Blair confirms meeting with Buhari

Buhari’s London pictures phoney, hoax, forgery, says Fayose

Buhari’s London pictures phoney, poax, forgery, says Fayose

Gen. Buhari fit as fiddle – Kwankwaso

The pains of a country

Engr. Guy Otobo: Interesting narratives of the Roadmaster

PDP members rejects Taraba ministerial nominee

Leadership is a serious subject of discourse anywhere in the world.

Cell phone etiquette for kids

PwC’s Forensic audit report on NNPC: Matters Arising

Primary school teachers, encourage reading habit

The lamb and the goat

Lagos not in bondage, Fashola tells Jonathan

BOKO HARAM The lesson for Nigeria from soldiers fighting Islamic State — Pesmerge Commander

Corruption, stealing and 2015 poliics

Woman in court for theft of N3m Brazillian hair

PDP will soon suspend or expel Elechi says Party scribe

‘FG running from pillar to post in bid to stabilize economy’

Egypt court jails dissident Alaa Abdel Fattah for 5 years

Britain sells 1.0% stake of Lloyds bank for £500m

I disagree that stealing is not corruption – Fashola

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Biafran secessionists urge Igbo to boycott polls

We, The People

OBJ’s exit and PDP’s future

Thugs attack Shettima’s convoy, destroy 15 vehicles

Nigerian diplomatic missions out to attract investments — Teneilabe

Capital flight: Economy hard hit by $22.1bn outflow in 5 weeks

ASUP to commence indefinite strike Wednesday

FG to begin feeding programme in Almajiri schools

Budget 2015: Reps demand upward review of capital votes

Abia govt accuses opposition of heating up polity

Keshi: NFF waits on B/Faso before naming Eagles’ coach

I’ll inherit huge debt profile, empty treasury – Buhari

Appeal Court: Omisore’s optimism delusional — APC

Jonathan has no plan to rig March 28 polls — Sulaiman

Alleged Smear Campaign: NIMASA threatens legal action against APC

Can this man ever be serious? – 2

Beware of political stooges, PDP chieftain cautions Bini

Capital market has absorptive capacity to finance national budget —Ogiemwonyi

CAF U-17: Eaglets to confront South Africa

Group wants security agencies to probe fake Igbo leaders in Lagos

Navy chief warns personnel against brutalisation of civilians

Agbaje lauds Jonathan on anti-graft war

Sanusi/Soludo: Where to find the unaccounted billions

Itsekiri’s collective reasolve

POLLS: 6m OPC members’ll vote for Jonathan – Adams

MINISTERIAL NOMINATION: ‘APC’s call for Obanikoro’s rejection lacks merit’

Vocation and technical education

French-Africa economic forum in retrospect

Nigerian phone market not saturated yet —Olukotun

My ultimate goal is to go into manufacturing —Nzube Odina

Stock market rebounds as investors regain N600bn in 5 days

C’River PDP senatorial candidate escapes assassination

Service chiefs urged to assure Nigerians of peaceful polls

NMRC: Driving Nigeria’s mortgage refinancing system

NCRIB warns members against rate cutting

Onaolapo, Omotayo talk tough ahead Lagos ITTF World Tour

A-Ibom AP gov candidate mobilizes for Jonathan

Rivers PDP condemns attack on Dimkpa

IYC commends war against insurgents

Elegbeleye commends Eaglets for picking World Cup ticket

Bauchi farmers benefit from FG’s wheat value chain initiative

Boosting cotton production: Why Nigeria needs biosafety law

Fashola says Agbaje just paid N.5 part of his tax default

NFF clears air on Iwobi

We’ve accomplished our mission to Niger – Amuneke

Swear that you didn’t visit UK’s hospital, Fayose tells Buhari

Swear that you didn’t visited UK’s hospital, Fayose tells Buhari

Insinuation of interim government to me is treasonable – Jonathan

IS says it bombed Iran envoy’s Tripoli residence

Capture Shekau alive, troops urged

The fabled N7bn ‘shared’ by pastors and Obasanjo’s naked dance

Conspiracies against President Jonathan

Police rescue kidnapped Kogi director

7-yr old suicide bomber blow self up, kills five in Potiskum

Fire razes house, burns 6-month baby to death

French FM urges Nigeria to commit fully to Boko Haram fight

The Distinguished Family of God

Ekiti rigging tape must be probed – APC

Kuwait jails opposition leader for insulting ruler

Suicide bomber kills herself, five others in Yobe blast – witnesses

Australians on death row ask Indonesia to let them live

I underestimated Boko Haram – Jonathan

Britain will not send arms to Ukraine – minister

Five bodies found after Bangladesh ferry sinks, search for missing

Don’t intimidate opponents with military, Bishop Kukah tells FG

Nigeria’s 2015 elections: Wobbly, but on course

The Udokwus reveal secret of their 15 years marriage

I have no personal, religious agenda — Buhari

The implication of Obasanjo’s departure from the PDP – Buhari Campaign Group

‘My pastor-husband left me with four children and ran to Nigeria to be with another woman’

Saturday, February 21, 2015

’I warned PDP leaders to be wary of Obasanjo’

The living waters of Cross River

Polls: APC importing security services uniforms, recruiting thugs, planning to release prisoners – PDP

Christian gov. will emerge in Nasarawa – Maku, ex-minister

Jonathan visits Alaafin of Oyo

Bayelsa: I nearly stopped my wife from going on ill-fated trip — Bereaved husband

Defected PDP govs have no cause remaining in office —Sule Lamido

POLLS Afenifere endorsed Jonathan based on his pro-restructuring credentials – Kunle Olajide

Sambisa Forest: Blow-by-blow account of the assault against Boko Haram

Fleeing Boko Haram fighters drown in Lake Chad

Campaign Funding: APC targets N50billion

How they twisted the resolution of my parley with Dokubo-Asari, Tompolo and co — Gov. Dickson

2015 presidential election and the broadcast media

Successive military rulers left the military to rot, says Ex-Defence Minister, Oritsejafor

The gloves are off…

Pastor gives N2million to fire victims in Warri

Uche Iwuanyanwu gets a baby as Valentine’s gift

Nigeria needs change, not stories –Disciple Kputu

Trying to start Generator to fan child: Dad falls into septic tank, dead!

‘The youth critical to nation’s revival’

N1.5M Heart Surgery: Help came late for my husband! —Widow

President Jonathan promises to stabilize power supply as Egbin adds 220mw to grid

Military claims recapture of Baga from Boko Haram

Igbos urged not to leave Nasarawa State

Many swept away by avalanch in Swiss

Boko Haram attack in Niger village leaves 21 dead – army

Military’s recent gains against Boko Haram excites group

FG will open more inland ports in Nigeria – Jonathan

‘I’ll be back’ vows Ukraine’s ousted ex-president Yanukovych

French President calls victim of Chelsea fans’ racist abuse

Election postponement saved our nation huge embarrassment – PDP

2015 Elections: UN reiterates support to Nigeria

Employment scam: NIS urges public to disregard money-for-job offers

Media foundation for West Africa seeks protection for Nigerian journalists

‘Nigerians will vote massively for Pres. Jonathan’

Residents return to ‘ghost town’ seized from Boko Haram

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s founding PM in ICU

Buhari not in London hospital – Garba Shehu

2015: Jonathan moves to stop slide

Friday, February 20, 2015

PDP, APC quarrel is about nation’s treasury – Okoye

Violence: APC drags Fayose to NHRC

Alleged Missing $20bn Oil Revenue: Our True Story – NNPC

Why Obasanjo does not want 2nd term for Jonathan – Ewegbara

Osun video: APC gives police, DSS two weeks to prosecute Fani-Kayode

A man more sinned against than sinning!

March Polls: Akinnola sues INEC, IGP others

The forces against Buhari

Okrika shooting: Upload evidence against me on Internet, Bipi dares APC

B-O-K-O H-A-R-A-M: Battle-field account of a military deserter

We shall overcome

NIPPS gulp $8.26bn, says Jonathan

Tennis : Kienka, the last man standing, recalls how they killed the Clara Udofa dream

Boko Haram attacks Adamawa villages, kills 40

Assassination of Abuja bizman: Suspect implicates deceased’s best friend

Kidnappers of Delta Revenue Board Secretary, driver demand N100m for ransom

Flying Eagles worry over Yahaya

Boko Haram: Why military offensive is yielding results – Dasuki

Siasia seeks win in Gabon

Day Jennifer Eliogu sang for Ambode at Niteshift

Making a movie that speaks to Nigeria’s socio-political dev. is my joy —David Oyelowo

‘Beauty pageant is about service to humanity, not showbiz’

N7billion: CAN denies allegation, wants faceless group probed

What a bathroom scene did to my career — Yetunde Bakare

Eaglets get last chance for World Cup ticket

Messi: I had many problems last year

Okocha succeeds Pinnick as Delta FA chairman

APC guber candidate escapes death

Lmc thrills with 2014/2015 league draws

Mourinho: I’m ashamed of racist fans

Stanbic IBTC Bank facilitates capacity building initiative for SMEs

Mama G reacts to Most Influential Igbo Personalities list

Nyanya bombing: We don’t want bail, Ogwuche, five other suspects tell court

True story of Hanks Anuku’s HIV/AIDS palaver

Gwamma’s cry for a new nation

How OzzyBosco thrilled Ojuelegba fans on Val Day

Lady Gaga gets engaged to Taylor Kinney

Jackie Chan’s son released from prison

NAFDAC destroys N500m fake drugs in Anambra

Aspirant assures on people oriented projects in Warri north

Lagos begins demolition of burnt Balogun market

Encountering God’s glory

Obama seeks to block immigration ruling

Extravagant weddings have negative effects?

Landmark reforms to make Education, Healthcare free as Ihedioha presents report on Amended Constitution

The vision for MLS is being realized

How alleged Presidential largess unsettled Edo PDP

Obama to meet Liberian president on Ebola recovery

UN enjoins Nigeria to avoid another election delay

I have no regrets for my December 8 role – Nwaoboshi

How trans-border car snatcher disposed a Toyota Camry for N50,000

Armed robbers kill 4, rob bank in Benue

Uduaghan cautions reckless drivers as he commissions Mbiri Farm road

The men around Buhari: Ballast or Albatross ?

Why women live longer than men

How Maritime can change Nigeria

Keeping Ebola Away

Gory tales from a native of Chibok: ‘My fiancee was taken away by Boko Haram’

Jonathan says victory for PDP will free Lagos residents from oppression

Naira hits N215 to dollar at BDC’s segment

Nigerian woman gangraped by for men in Indian

Former ASUP Chair condemns attack on Auchi Poly rector

Gun men attack Calabar Prisons

At least 30 dead in Boko Haram raids near Chibok

Political uncertainty hits Nigeria stocks, currency

Election shift saved Nigeria huge embarrassment – PDP

Court fixes March 3 for ruling on TB Joshua’s suit against coroner’s inquest

Racial abuse: Chelsea apologises to black Frenchman

Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab kills many in Mugadishu

WHO gives green light to 15-minute Ebola test

Indonesia delays execution of two Australian drug smugglers

Drug resistant malaria sweeps through South-East Asia

‎S/West PDP committed to Jonathan’s victory – Kashamu

FG plans first degree as minimum teaching qualification

Defeating Boko Haram in six weeks

One killed, 12 injured as cargo train derails in Mozambique

Nipost to bring 40m into financial market

Reduce on-line registration fee, NANS tells NYSC

Election 2015: Quo vadis Ndi Igbo?

Don’t let my mother know, policeman shot at APC rally begs

APC, PDP bicker over alleged plans to use religion to campaign

Troops recapture B-Haram training base as Jonathan commissions warships

2015 Elections: No interim but genuine unity govt

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Okonjo-Iweala’s Verdict On Corruption

Why I left Infinity group — David Karnji

Jimi Agbaje has no godfather — Bode George

Akwa Ibom: An uncommon rebellion

Blessings of ‘Friday’ in Islam

Akiolu slams Obasanjo, denies endorsing Buhari

There’ll be no interim govt — Abubakar

Polls: APC Senators insist on summoning security chiefs

How Lamido discriminates against the rich — Umar Kyari

CAN debunks report of N7bn largesse

Mixed-reactions trail Ghanaian singer’s comment on Jesus

NYSC, Mercy Corps partner on adolescent girls’ education

Certificate saga: CJN probes magistrate

Boko Haram: We’ll fight side by side with Nigeria — USA

Proponents of tenure elongation are robbers

CBN orders exporters to repatriate dollar earnings within 180 days

$20bn missing oil money: Reps ask FG to release audit firm’s full report

Elections: Shun injustice, Amosun tells Police, others

3 arrested over killing in Bayelsa

Nigeria needs structural change not, personality change —Mimiko, Adebanjo, Adams, others

40 escape death, as school bus goes up in flames

APGA’ll win all Senate, House of Reps seats in Anambra — Igbeke

Six die, eight hospitalized as cholera hits Ebonyi communities

Polls: Stop dictating to INEC, Umeh tells PDP

Customs reads riot act to smugglers

Buhari accuses NIMASA of sponsoring hate campaign against him

Delta Police Command accuses Force Chaplain of promoting religious war

Salary agitation: Police IG warns against breach of discipline

Curvy rebel

Lack of women’s participation in decision making, inimical to democratic progress, says Minister

Nigeria, Benin, Customs partner for seamless operations

Job creation and tourism: Countries performance

‘Kuku involved in non-integration of Justice Group into Amnesty Programme’

Corruption and arrested development

Bayelsa judicial workers suspend strike

Electricity consumers accuse IEDC of exploitation

Edo govt alleges plot of high-profile killings

10 years after, D’banj opens up on his story

GOtv Boxing Seminar: Discussants focus on boxers’ packaging

Investour 2015: Africa needs stronger brand

Polls: IYC urges Jega to allow use of TVCs, PVCs

Delta police arrest four over theft of 7,365 PVCs, registers

Okrika rally must be concluded —APC

‘Only Jega can guarantee success of 2015 elections’

Why I transformed Calabar South, by Imoke

Okowa Campaign Organization urges youths’ support

Agbaje tasks Fashola on doctors’ strike in Lagos

UPU remains one united family, says group

Anambra, UN set up recycling plant

Tilije, big boost for PDP’

Benue, UNICEF train community health workers

Poll: Nigerians in Malaysia warn against rigging

Urhobo in Diaspora tasks Delta Central on PVC collection

Isoko group drums support for Okowa

Chelsea to ban three over Paris racism

Delta House condemns slow pace of Ughelli-Asaba road dualization

Galadima hails Malakia’s hospitality

F/Eagles bus crashes in Ghana

Figo proposes 48 World Cup teams

At last, US-based Nigerian singer, Janelia reveals hubby

I’ll make my own movie one day — Banky W

2015 elections: How to make Nigeria the winner

Soldiers rescue girl from suspected ritualist

Gunmen break into INEC office in Delta

NCC earmarks N11m for tennis competition

Buhari jets out to United Kingdom

CAN took N7bn bribe from Jonathan, Borno Pastor alleges

NGE loses former Vice President, North

Air force bombs Boko Haram strongholds

Obama: Notion West is at war with Islam an ‘ugly lie’

Reps suspend debate on involvement of military in elections

Don’t go on strike, IG warns policemen

German nurse says ‘sorry’ for killing over 30 patients

Man bags 1-year six months imprisonment for theft

Jonathan vows to rout Boko Haram out, inaugurates 4 NN ships

TUC, others advise NLC to ensure hitch-free election

No PVC, no communion, Rev. Ukpai tells congregation

Man, 65, docked for allegedly stealing rams, cows valued N830,000

AIG says no bail for political thugs in Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara

Monkey set to inherit fortune from childless Indian couple

Patients throng Kwara hospitals as health workers resume duty

Woman arrested for locking up daughters for years

First rain: Expert urges farmers not to rush to plant

Card reader constitutional, says INEC

Boko Haram suffererd heavy casualties after Chadian assault in Nigeria – residents

‘Man-eating’ tiger shot dead in India

2015 Elections: Senate satisfied with INEC’s readiness, card reader

Elections: Senators want service chiefs to brief Senate

NLC reschedules delegates’ election to March 12

POLLS: Agbakoba urges Nigerians to denounce hate speeches, campaigns

Jonathan’s kinsman drag Buhari to court over certificate, seek disqualification from Presidential election

Military kills 300 B-Haram terrorists; liberates 11 communities

Pray for Violence-free election, Jonathan tells christians at lent.

Interim National Government: Plot to stop Jonathan’s re- election, says Sani Abacha’s son

Over 6m now have national identity cards – NIMC DG

APC alerts Nigerians to fresh plot to use religion for election purpose.

Buhari in the public eye

Zimbabwe ruling party expels top official, Mugabe’s ally in purge

After Google Glass, Apple Watch, Japan offers wearable tomatoes

Boko Haram hit by Chadian assault in NE Nigeria

Sambo leads FG delegation to Gambia’s 50th independence anniversary

Guantanamo Bay inmate Hicks relieved after conviction quashed

Flying Eagles beat hosts Ghana 2-0

Boxing star, Pacquiao scores first point of maligned basketball pro career

Hotter than hell! Japan to sell Kiss-inspired spicy buns

Indian stages own kidnap, demands N10m ransom

Fashola begs Lagos doctors, nurses to shun strike

Man strips three sisters naked

Why Thabo Mbeki’s illicit financial flows report will do little to stem the problem

Igbo have no preferred presidential candidate – OHANEZE NDIGBO ELDERS

Muslim leaders must unite to defeat false promises of Jihadists – Obama

Only security chiefs can guarantee polls’ date

Naira to exchange at N197/$

Amosun raises alarm over fake 600,000 voters’ cards

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Bayelsa crash: Dep Gov to work out memorial modalities with families of victims

Polls Shift: Govt should not toy with Nigerians’ sensibilities — Bankole

NLC election: Wabba’s eligibility suit begins at NIC

Polls: What is in store for education sector?

NANS wades into UNIJOS, management crisis

NASS approves life pension for president, vice in new Constitution

Spiritual attack forced my son into robbery— mother

NASU raises alarm over non-remittance of deducted funds

Delta: Where the UPU erred — Ewherido

Why Urhobo should be patient — Macaulay

Oba of Benin’s son resigns from Oshiomhole’s govt, alleges threat to life

From Turkey comes boost for education

Eight years later, OBJ surrenders

Card Reader: The batttery issue

NOA, UNIABUJA sign MoU on ethics, civic education

NEPC, NIPC synergize to stimulate investments in export trade

APC writes Jonathan, Jega on using military for elections

Itsekiri group bemoans UPU crisis

Polls: Court fixes Feb 22 for fresh suit seeking to stop Jonathan

CBN imposes six year limit on resolution of complaints

Oshiomhole blames NLC leadership for botched election

APC stage-managed attack on Okrika rally – Bipi

Only 70% of electricity supplied to us paid for — AEDC

HIV: Airtel partners UNAIDS to tackle mother-to-child transmission

Emerhor faults Urhobo youth leaders’ ultimatum to Osinbajo

Nano-drones may knock cholesterol out of bloodstream: study

SLeone in door-to-door hunt for infected Ebola patients

Two technicians seriously injured on James Bond set in Austria

Obesity and the Nigerian

Elections: ECOWAS visits Buhari, deploys 250 observers to Nigeria

We have to restrategise, Tinubu tells party members

Champions League: Chelsea have minimal advantage, Mourinho admits

UN to issue first report on Ebola funds

INEC insists on Card reader, says it’s constitutional

Amuneke carpets Eaglets’ performance against Guinea

African U-17 Championship: Golden Eaglets scrape 1-1 draw with Guinea

Microsoft adopts first international cloud privacy standard

SLeone hunts infected as Ebola crisis hits ‘turning point’

‘Jonathan, Buhari have failed to reckon with Igbo nation’

INEC distributes 1.47m PVCs in Akwa Ibom—REC

Polls shift: Commonwealth observers depart Nigeria

Indonesia insists on executing Nigerian citizens, others on death row

First Lady tasks PDP women on Jonathan’s victory

Thousand opposition supporters protest power shortages in Ghana

We are profiling thugs, people with questionable characters – DSS

Keshi in contention for Burkina job

Presidential poll: Court fixes Feb 22 to hear ‎fresh suit seeking to stop Jonatha

Bombings at APC rally: Atiku calls for calm

Tayo Faniran, Toke Makinwa excited as they become Payporte ambassadors

DSS investigates Okirika APC rally attack

Buhari equipped the military far better than Jonathan

Defendant’s illness stalls Cynthia Osokogwu’s murder trial

I-G orders full scale investigation into Okrika shootings

Air strike on Niger village kills at least 20: local officials

Court jails 2 men for stealing church billboard.

Why I featured Sound Sultan, W4, Cynthia Morgan in my new single —Mcvance

UK journalist’s resignation after HSBC leaks makes waves

Any further vote delay ‘unconstitutional': Jega

UN Security Council adopts resolution endorsing new cease-fire on Ukraine crisis

Authorities probe ‘racist’ Chelsea fans video

NATO urges Russia to ‘withdraw all forces’ from eastern Ukraine

Man used baby as club to attack lover, S.African court told

Police arrest Malaysian girl over alleged plan to join jihadist

Ogun Senatorial candidate dies of stiff neck

Football: Chelsea condemn racist Paris train fans

Man, 28, sentenced to 6 days community service for stealing pot of soup

Over 300 Boko Haram fighters killed in recaptured Monguno – Military

Battle for Oyo State

Battle rages for key Ukraine town as US accuses Russia

This is the first administration that has made plans for young people – Okonjo-Iweala

Thinking aloud before a nation unravels

N10bn jet story against me mere fabrication – Alison-Madueke

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Our Future At Stake

Lagos APC carpets Jonathan over Obanikoro’s ministerial nomination

Buhari masquerading as progressive—group

Corpse of rape victim dumped in Imo community

APC senators allege fresh plot to scuttle polls

‘Spiritual attack forced my son into robbery’

Disturbing tales of rape, child trafficking in IDPs camps

Boko Haram vows to attack Niger, Chad

APC goes to Supreme Court over Fayose’s victory

PDP accuses justices of Appeal Court of compromise

Suicide attacks kill 38 as Boko Haram threatens Nigeria vote

Boko Haram leader vows to disrupt Nigeria election: new video

Ilorin: When Buhari came to town

Policeman feared dead, 50 injured as explosions rock APC gov rally in Rivers

We’ve not endorsed any presidential candidate —Esan royal fathers

World Cup ticket: Eaglets go for Guinea jugular

Elections: Nigeria under tension —Mark

There’ll be boom in mobile web applications in Nigeria — Buitelaar, MD Smile

Val Day: Democrats also love!

Lumia 535 deepens penetration with dual SIM, large screen advantage

Is your insurer delaying your claims? Contact NAICOM

Kanu voted 13th greatest Arsenal player

Abe Campaign Organisation blasts ex-Rivers commissioner

PDP to continue campaign in 10 more states

Obama vows to fight immigration ruling

CRS FA election: Ene-Ita, Etta Egbe disqualified

Siasia picks 21 for Gabon

NIS nabs 280 illegal aliens in Adamawa

Gov Yuguda pledges support for Nigeria Unity Cup

Turner Group woos S-West for Jonathan

Iheanacho resumes training with Man City

Nigeria’s miserable choice

Toll from checkpoint blast in Biu climbs to 36

Two dead in suicide blast at restaurant in Potiskum

Police officer killed, reporter stabbed at APC election rally Okrika

Obasanjo advised to apologise to PDP, President Jonathan

Nigeria lacks institutions, systems, processes to prevent corruption – Okonjo-Iweala

Hackers steal up to $1bn from banks

Van Gaal relishes Arsenal showdown

Liverpool’s Markovic gets four-game European ban

Tambuwal promises speedy passage of 2015 Appropriation Bill

Senate receives list of 8 ministerial nominees, others

US announces another $125 million in aid for Syria crisis

Basketmouth blasts Nigerian bloggers over brother’s death

Anti-Election Leaflets: PDP Wants APC Investigated

Buhari urges party faithful to remain focused, says Capt. Sagir Koli revelations “worrisome”

Suicide bombers kill 14 in Biu

Comedian, AY, writes IGP on piracy of movie `30 Days in Atlanta’

Group decries attacks on PDP’s campaign offices in Maiduguri

Those calling for ING are pushing for an exercise in futility – Mark

Action Alliance appoints new leaders

Gunshots, explosives disrupt APC guber rally in Okrika

At least 15 electrocuted in Haiti Carnival accident

Jonathan nominates Obanikoro, Akobundu, Akwashiki, five others as ministers

Tambuwal calls for resistance against anti-democratic forces 

Coroner: Court awards N25,000 cost against Synagogue Church

Gum diseases: Dentist counsels on regular scaling, polishing of teeth

Why we stop over at beer parlours – Abuja men

Court awards N25,000 cost against Synagogue Church for delaying hearing of suit against coroner

Thousands march against Boko Haram in Niger

Police alert residents of kidnap ring targeting children in Benue

Anambra football crisis deepens as FA removes Umeh

FG signs MoU for 500 MW from coal

First Lady on condolence visit to Bayelsa

Elections will be peaceful, free and fair, Tambuwal assures.

Fake soldier, friend arrested in Agbor over phone theft

Politricks: Aburi, Abuja, Accords et al

Thousands shelter in monastery as Myanmar army battles rebels

Youths nab, handover 2 robbery suspects to police

Before any vote is captured

I made my lover abort her pregnancy so I won’t father a thief — ROBBERY SUSPECT

Why I tore my PDP membership card – Obasanjo

Mimiko faults Obasanjo on election postponement 

Monday, February 16, 2015

Osun APC, PDP bicker over alleged attacks on members 

PDP Reps shun call to reject INEC card readers, PVCs

Your behaviour embarrasses military, DHQ replies OBJ

Election shift: PDP has only postponed the evil day — Lai Mohammed

Obasanjo’s action provocative, unacceptable – Fani- Kayode

Are You A Voter?

NNPC set to remit $1.48BN to Federation Account

Why DISCOs shun metering

Cleric nabbed over N609m narcotics

Botched NLC Election: NUPENG blasts Wabba

Petrol marketers induce fuel scarcity

Politicians and their ways

Super Eagles to play Blacks Stars in London

Pedestrian bridges of death

Arrest politicians buying Pvcs, says Oshiomhole

Opposition politics not good for Abia, Igboland, says Orji’s ex-aide

My administration’ll improve markets, parks —Wike

Why Jega must go, by Bode George, Daniel, Ogunlewe, Babatope, others

Falling crude price: Nigeria’s growth rate projected at 5%

Budget: Spend with restrain, Reps caution Jonathan

Rainbow World hosts subscribers, promises quality service delivery

Oil price fall: MOMAN cautions against panic

Traffic control: FG task force, LASTMA flex muscles again

BCPG tasks politicians on building collapse

Oshiomhole alleges FG’s siphoning of N800m project fund

Okorocha tasks politicians on peace

New Zamfara Police CP reads riot act to politicians, supporters

PDP will win presidential election, says former Kogi gov

Andy Uba urges caution over poll shift

ECOWAS warns Nigerian politicians against hate speech

Presidential Poll: Edebiri can’t speak for Binis, says Eholor

‘Why NLC election was inconclusive’

Court compels bank to pay lawyer over PDP judgment debt

Presidency to Ezekwesili: Fighting terrorism, insurgency not football match

Ohazulike, others endorse Agbaje

FMBN to lift embargo on development loans

Ex-militants vow to bar Obasanjo from N-Delta

LAGOS GOVT TO MINISTER: You’re distorting facts over Lagos roads

Lending rates hit 98% percent in interbank market

Naval officer, brother in Police net over alleged killing of airport worker

ELECTIONS: We’ve not endorsed any candidate —Ndieze Igbo Lagos

Ogboru lauds endorsement by UPU

FEC approves Nigeria Postal Commission Bill

Over 160 Boko Haram sympathisers held in Niger – police

Nnachetta denies involvement in Anambra FA election tussle

Evergreen Varsity to start with 7 faculties

Lagos doctors embark on 3-day warning strike

ICT growth dependent on innovative technologies – Eaton

Obasanjo’s exit: We remain focused – PDP

No plan to pelt Dickson in Bayelsa —TAN

Heineken ‘Champions the Match’ in new UCL campaign

Champions League: Enyimba say they are through

Dream Team VI to play Kogi United in friendly match

NFA urges Eaglets, clubs to sustain continental exploits

Pope voices sadness over Libya beheadings of Christians

Tilije’s big catch for PDP—DDA

Oil firm trains farmers in Imo, A-Ibom, Rivers

Privatising NIGCOMSAT will improve telecommunication technology- Dikki

I didn’t step down for Anigala, says Agbidi

Nigeria Customs Service denies withdrawing personnel from border stations in Sokoto, Kebbi states.

Top stories that had Nigerians Googling in January 2015

It’s better to leave PDP than allow Jonathan tear Nigeria apart – Obasanjo

I will propose a Niger Delta Empowerment Bill – Ben Murray Bruce

Fashola appoints Jaji as 18th Head of Service

PDP caucus in secret meeting over INEC card reader

Cyber-thieves pilfer $1bn from banks : Russian firm

Seven UN peacekeepers wounded in northern Mali blast

Naira hits N210, 213 to dollar at BDC, black market

Supporters overwhelms Buhari at Borno APC rally

Nigeria claims recapture of key town from Boko Haram

Schools reopen as Liberia turns page on Ebola epidemic

Central African leaders talk strategy against Boko Haram

The Spark’s rookie, Oloruntola wins recording deal with Fliptyce

We will not miss Obasanjo – Anenih

Ogun PDP expels Obasanjo

Trader charged with stabbing woman on breast

NYSC dismisses possible extension of service year for elections


Six Killed, many hospitalized as Buhari supporters, razes PDP campaign office

Court orders Zenith Bank to pay lawyer N10.5m from PDP account

APC commiserates with Bayelsa government, First Lady over women’s death

We will not miss Obasanjo – Anennih

Oshiomhole accuses FG of siphoning N800m project fund

Abia remembers Otuka

Ideye bags brace in West Brom goal romp

In whatever we do, let us remember that children are watching

APC raises alarm over withdrawal of Customs, Immigration personnel from border posts

Obasanjo tears PDP card, says he is no more a politician

Obasanjo’s allegations against Jonathan unsavoury,‎ George, Kashamu

Voters with fake PVCs to be prosecuted–INEC

Golden Eaglets whip hosts Niger Republic in African championship’s opening game

Ukraine under fire 112 times despite ceasefire: foreign minister

Ignore Obasanjo, concentrate on your good work, Bozimo tells Jonathan

FG distributes relief items to IDPs from Chibok, Mousa

Egypt strikes Libya jihadists after beheadings video

Death toll rises to 13 in NE Nigeria attack: police

Postponement of election has led to investor paralysis —Rewane

Obasanjo wants to run my govt – Jonathan

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Man klills neighbour with scissors

Ekiti election rigging tape: Real reason PDP, Jonathan pressed for polls shift —Falana

Falling crude price: Nigeria risks losing Asian market to Arab producers

Female suicide bomber kills 10, injures 31 others in Damaturu market

So, we were fooled!

Why you cannot compare military rule to a democracy — Buhari

Polls shift, opportunity for INEC to get ready —Osuntokun

PDP, greatest threat to democracy, says Osun APC

Polls shift: Group tells Jega to resign

Lawyers flay election postponement

US accused of fuelling political tension in Nigeria

APC debunks plan to rig 2015 polls in Lagos

Botched NLC election: Maritime workers, Falana demand thorough investigation

Obasanjo, Nigeria’s Number One enemy —Fayose

We’ll run market based economy, zero tolerance for corruption —Buhari

Election Shift:How to stop Boko Haram in six weeks by Gen. Olanrewaju

Industry leaders move against mandatory listing on NSE

End in sight for producers of fake sachet water

Polytechnics workers threaten to resume suspended strike

Insurance products to be sold at parks, filling stations — NAICOM

Anxiety as suspected ritualists invade Agbor

Stock market suffers setback as investors lose N594bn in 5 days

Nigeria still investment destination, despite challenges — Dangote

Bayelsa Auto tragedy: Govt declares three-day mourning in honour of SSG’s wife, others

NB declares N37.2bn dividend

Nigerians can’t afford more than single-digit mortgage — FMBN MD

NAHCo partners NSCDC to boost airport security

ChamsMobile, Skye Bank to launch virtual Visa card in Nigeria

Market conditions not favourable to IPOs this year — Experts

‘PZ Wilmar invests N12.4bn in vegetable oil production plant

Stockbrokers seek close ties with CBN to resolve market downturn

INEC in a season of high profile inanities

Yobo eyes top-level football

Valentine: Jonathan hosts widows, children of soldiers killed by Boko Haram

CAN U-17: Eaglets off to winning start

Soyinka’s seismic shift

Why Obasanjo is attacking Jonathan – PDP

Obasanjo has lost his elder statesman’s status – Fayose

Jonathan decries criticism of security services

We must work together for democracy, PDP urges political parties

PDP now greatest threat to democracy – Osun APC

Hundreds in Qatar protest North Carolina ‘terrorist act’

Netanyahu urges Jews to move to Israel after Copenhagen attacks

I will retire after the 2017 World Championships in London, says Usain Bolt

German city cancels parade over ‘Islamist terror threat’

Borno declares Monday public holiday for Buhari’s visit

Dozens of suspected Boko Haram sympathisers arrested in Niger

Female suicide bomber kills 7 in Damaturu

2 killed, 2 arrested as police repels gunmen attack in Kano

Two killed as Ukraine truce gets off to fragile start

Police declares 10 bankers wanted over alleged N125m fraud

Two Al Qaeda-linked militants killed in Philippine clash: army

Nigeria under insurgency not only north east – IBB

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Gunmen kill two policemen in Enugu, steal rifles

Air, ground operation stops Boko Haram in Gombe

Don’t drag Islam to political campaigns— NSCIA

The day ex-Gov Modu Sheriff, PDP guber candidate, others escaped suicide bomb attack in Borno

Armed robbers terrorize Abuja residents

Dokubo-Asari insists: Jonathan will win presidential poll

Kano Pillars beat Al-Malakia in caf champions league

APC slams Mbu for allegedly advocating killings

Inside the politics of polls’ postponement: Uneasy calm in APC!

Obasanjo attacks Jonathan again!

Don’t break Nigeria over Jonathan, Buhari, Gov. Sule Lamido warns (1)

Inside the politics of polls’ postponement: INEC did not compromise autonomy – REC Igini

Election date – Revolution in my head

Notes on the upcoming national elections (3)

CAF U-17 Championship: Amuneke predicts tough opener against Niger

INEC shifting polls and its consequences

Our Military must not die

Hunger and Thirst After Righteousness

Omokri threatens legal action against Saharareporters

I lost my virginity on a Val’s day – Adediwura Blarkgold

Bahrain take in more Nigerian athletes

Prologue: 2015 Elections: A postponement foretold

Obasanjo plotting to foist Interim Govt on Nigeria

Omeruo set for Arsenal test

FA Cup: Ideye brace seals quarter-final spot

My guy beat me blue-black on Valentine’s day – Ginika Maureen

‘How Gowon, Babangida, Abdulsalami, others erred’

INEC will conduct elections as scheduled – IBB

Jonathan, Dokubo-Asari and the path to Rwanda

The Agatu killing fields!

Delayed but never denied

Inside the politics of polls postponement: The agony of the PDP, the new challenges

‘INEC will announce election results within 48 hours’

Boko Haram warns Gombe residents against voting in next month

Jonathan seeks more US help to fight Boko Haram

Jonathan afraid of being jailed by Buhari if he loses – Obasanjo

APC slams Mbu for advocating killing of civilians, calls him lawless, barbaric

Valentine’s Day: Shun immoral acts, Cleric tells youths

Jackie Chan’s son apologies for drugs ‘mistakes’

Boko Haram attack: 24-hr curfew in Gombe

Osun closes two schools over protest

Hundreds of Boko Haram Islamists invade restive city of Gombe

Students scupper Valentine’s marriage plans

INEC official advises politicians not to buy PVCs

Lagos threaten to sue FG over SURE-P Taskforce

Fani- Kayode alleges APC’s plans to attacks PDP leaders

Bleeding in pregnant women is deadly —Gynaecologist

Call for resignation of Service Chiefs is rebellious – PDP

APC welcomes Army’s reassurance

Hong Kong captain found guilty of manslaughter over 2012 ferry tragedy

ELECTION SAGA: PDP mounts pressure on Jega to drop Card —Reader Machines

Sambisa Forest Mission: Military destroy 6 buffur camps of Boko Haram terrorists

St. Valentine’s Day Special Since you’re not voting,why not write a love- letter to your partner

Friday, February 13, 2015

APC wishes Nigerians happy Valentine’s Day, urges them to prepare to celebrate their freedom from PDP’s yoke

Amuneke: No big deal going to Niger by road

I am not trying to be like Tiwa Savage — Lola Savage

Ekiti Gate: A diabolical ‘radio drama’ from Ekiti?

Day Ugwuanyi prayed till dawn

Presidency in dilemma over four Govs’s secret alliance with APC

D’banj: Strides of an energetic entertainer

Enyimba eye Champions League glory

Super Eagles to battle Bolivia on March 26

Valentine Day Special : What’s love got to do with it!

Non-passage of PFM bill worry Imo people

Uduaghan woos Deltans for PDP with harvest of projects

Elections: We need to get logistics right, Adefuye tells Americans

*Happy Valentine!

Only justice, fairness can bring peace — Shettima Yerima

Emergency Valentine: INEC vs Nigerian men

Oodua Movement warns against war threat

I am accountable for what my fans hear — Ms Jaie

I love my hubby, but I want my own room!

I’ll not increase tax, school fees if voted— Ambode

Aborted valentine coup

Ciroc gives reasons on making D’Banj, Banky W brand ambassadors

Day Niteshift hosted Ambode

‘We crossbreed grasscutters for higher yield’

Firm set to tackle youth unemployment in Nigeria

Tax Administration: Fashola sues for continual process

APC plot to attack its leaders – Fani-Kayode

The Debates : PDP earnestly yearns for a ‘Game Changer’

N15 billion fraud: EFCC arrests Nyako’s son, Abdulaziz

Argentine leader formally accused of bombing cover-up

Sierra Leone locks down 700 homes after Ebola death

Boko Haram attacks Chad

58 people die from pre-election violence in Nigeria – NHRC

APC insists on use of card readers for 2015 polls

Borno market blast: Two suspects arrested

United under van Gaal are “miserable” – Scholes

Carroll out with knee injury

Assad ‘part of the solution’ in Syria— UN envoy

Dozens of Myanmar troops killed fighting northern rebels

Poll delay saves Valentine’s Day

10 killed as militants storm Pakistan Shiite mosque

PDP declares confidence in INEC to conduct free polls

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Cholera – A Country’s Shame

Election shift will allow INEC perfect its system, says Adefuye

Ex-gov Sheriff explodes, says Borno govt officials killed would-be successor, Gubio

35 killed in Borno market explosion, other attacks

What election shift means for Jonathan

PDP urges to court to set aside N10m debt judgment

APC to Jonathan: You can’t intimidate us

CAN didn’t endorse Buhari—Arewa Citizens

No provision for interim govt in 1999 Constitution —FG

EU Mission requires additional 1.8m euros to monitor deffered polls

Don’t vote mediocre as president – Obasanjo

Election Postponement: INEC messed everything up — Fani-Kayode

NLC confab ends in chaos

Chukwu clears air on Keshi

Benue community calls for help

Amaechi dismisses Wike’s comments on Rivers expenditure

Adamu backs Keshi for Eagles job

Customs officer dies test-driving power bike

Fear and fury

My successor, Ugwuanyi’ll perform more than me – Chime

PDP candidates in Anambra warn INEC over list substitution

APC plots to destabilise Nigeria, says PDP Nat’l Deputy Chair

Man arrested with fake $100, £100 notes

You’ve no power to sack Jega, CSOs tell Jonathan

Political parties, others sign peace accord in Osun

Investors dump shares as NSE capitalisation drops by N262bn

Give cancer greater priority, FG tasked

‘Polls shift, deliberate plot to suffocate Nigerians’

Synagogue Church asks court to declare coroner proceedings illegal

I have no regret quitting paid job for farming — Asonye

Imo govt petitions Presidency, NSA, others over soldiers’ invasion

Between election postponement and constitutional provision

Obasanjo’s endorsement of Buhari irrelevant —Owie

Bankers C’ttee rules out restrictions on domiciliary accounts

Business registration by MSMEs rises by 52% —Aganga

Minister to intervene in ANCOPPS N23m fine

FG reassures Nigerians on quality education, others

Soldiers, not policemen tortured me, says suspected diesel thief

Four shot as land grabbers go on rampage in Ogun

N/Assembly urged to facilitate passage of maritime bills

Igede alleges marginalization by Benue govt

Niger to build 1,000 housing units

Lagos Police, Mile 2 and my Nokia PureView 808

APBN tasks government on speedy industrialisation

Vanguard Awards: How Patoranking, Debbie, Finnest, others shut down Eko Hotel

I didn’t shun Delta peace meeting, says Emerhor

EYEF to Ize-Iyamu: God brought Oshiomhole to Edo, not you

Genevieve, Psquare, Don Jazzy, others make Most Influential Igbo Personalities’ list

World Hijab Day: Treat women in Hijab with courtesy, MPAC urges

Women World Cup: Mabo deplores Falcons’ poor preparations

Celebrating CAMON @ 20

Omene urged to step down as UPU chief

People say D’banj looks like me — J’azzy

70 trees for Bose Ransome-Kuti’s birthday

PDP group expels members over anti-party activities

COSON set for a year of bold consolidation

SEC to launch corporate governance scorescard for quoted coys

Onwuliri’s supporters attacked in Imo

Local pre-paid meter manufacturer retrenches workers over low patronage

Ndlea arrests 6 suspects, seizes 300.7kg drug

Don’t drag military into politics, Oshiomhole warns

Uduaghan commissions Umunde-Mbiri road

Police deny APC’s allegation on party activities in Okrika

No crisis in Delta SDP, says party Chairman

Isoko socio-cultural group cautions on UPU crisis

PDP condemns destruction of campaign billboards, posters in Makurdi

‘Poll’s shift, faulty exercise of power’

‘UK commited to strong economic ties with Nigeria’

APC supporters protest alleged manipulation in Idemili North, South

Idemili endorses Umeh for Senate

Imoke commissions 60-bed General Hospital in Odukpani

Ideye fires Baggies up

FIFA rankings: Eagles move one step up

Agriculture: Returning to boost Nigeria’s economy

Postponement, an act of God — Bakassi people, Ita-Giwa

University of Maiduguri reopens March 2

S.African parliament session descends into chaos

Man jailed get for attempted fornication

US media face Muslim criticism over student murder coverage

Facebook will be with you till death, and beyond

Jonathan campaigns to disable people, promises better deal

Ministry encourages new building technologies to reduce housing cost

FG urges vigilance as Boko Haram recruits move into camps

CBN Governor allays investors fears on Nigerian capital market

Jonathan’s Lagos-Abuja high speed rail line hoax – APC

Niger calls for national protest against Boko Haram

At least seven killed in Borno market suicide blast

FG’s delegation visits IDPs from Chibok in FCT

Tinubu, Amaechi, Saraki, others under surveillance, their phones hacked – APC

Cameron restates Britain’s commitment to enhance trade with Nigeria

Boko Haram attacks police, suicide bombing foiled at governor’s campaign office: witnesses

Jazeera journalists freed on first day of Egypt retrial

Putin says rebels want encircled Ukraine troops to surrender

Returnees in dilemma over election shift

Africa U-17 Championship: Golden Eaglets depart Sokoto for Niger Republic

Flying Eagles whip Babayaro FC 9-0

FG approves National Policy on Staple Crops Processing zone

2015 polls: Jonathan dismisses threats of war

I will inaugurate next President if I lose election, says Jonathan

My own mother and my friend’s dad!

1.4m Nigerians youths may be recruited as traffic wardens

Jega working with APC leaders, to rig election, PDP alleges

Nigeria ranked 111th country with worst press freedom

Police lays siege on another APC leader’s home

CNN interview: It’s harsh to judge me by my 1984 record, says Buhari

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Navy intensifies security patrol on waterways

NIS seizes 191 PVCs from foreigners

Civil society groups hail NYSC over reduction of registration fees

‘Outcome of polls’ll determine Nigeria’s democracy’

Buhari’s Endorsement: Obasanjo entitled to his opinion, says PDP

Chukwu to NFF: Don’t renew Keshi’s contract

Legal, political and security implications of postponing the 2015 polls

Jega didn’t consult me on polls shift — Jonathan

FG cautions envoys against ‘unguarded utterances’

Buhari meets Catholic Bishops, allays fears on religious freedom

Polls Shift: TUC urges Rivers workers, residents to remain calm

One killed, two kidnapped in Delta communal clash

Alleged Unremitted $1.48bn: No money’s missing, NNPC insists

Why Yoruba are divided over Jonathan, Buhari — Gani Adams

Mixed reactions trail polls’ postponement

Let’s Ask More Questions

Jang’s difficult options on the plateau

Armed Forces won’t compromise Nigeria’s security —DHQ

N2.6bn housing project scam tears NLC apart

VOTC 2015: 60 kids emerge for The Road to Sambisa

Last minute political alignment at NLC confab

Lekki/Epe toll gate goes if I’m elected —AGBAJE

Lawyers urged to utilise labour laws

National Sports Festival faces fresh setback

INEC’s main cause of polls shift, says Fani-Kayode

Down with America’s interference

Election Postponement: Slap on democracy — Rep Kwande

Shift it 20 times, Binis ‘ll vote against Jonathan — Esogban

Presidential poll: Court strikes out suit challenging Jonathan’s eligibility

Maku denies accusing PDP of sponsoring Boko Haram

APC to support states in creation of 20,000 jobs —OSINBAJO

54-yr-old man charged for N6.5m Europe, Kuwaiti visas fraud

Man, 30, impregnates 18-yr-old lunatic

Six killed as farmers, Fulani herdsmen clash in Benue escalates

Afcon 2015: Houses, cash for Elephants

Oduduru aims for African junior gold in Ethiopia

Local content: Bayelsa communities, SPDC crisis deepens

More Nigerians come for visa due to elections —Monaisa, S-African Consul Gen

SWAN protests Eaglets road trip to Niger

All Africa Games: Siasia invites Arsenal’s Iwobi, 8 other foreign pros

NAICOM extends funding to universities with sellable programme

Educationist lists factors that can galvanise education

Borno APC chairman, lawmakers scale fence, as Civilian JTF clash with Police

Onitsha traders protest over N200 CCTV levy

‘It’s unconstitutional to remove Jega’

Cynthia Osokogwu: Nude photos were planted by police, suspect tells court

Suspected thugs attack APC ward secretariat in Bayelsa

Court adjourns committal proceedings against Jega

Oil industry rejects Nigerian certified seafarers

Fashola’s wife commends MTN FoundatIon education initiatives

How nutrition, contraceptives affect reproductive health

ELECTIONS: Anambra APC heads to court over alleged PDP multiple candidates

Onitsha industrialists protest 95% hike in electricity tariff

Abia pensioners storm govt house over unpaid benefits

UNN: Students elect new SUG executives

Don tasks govt on active education goals

CBN prescribes $10,000 capital base for banks in FTZ

Nigerian schools are comparable with average UK’s — Briton

$1m Hult Prize: AUN advances to regional finals

Standard & Poor’s reviews Nigeria’s credit rating over political uncertainty

Election Postponement: Conflicting views in Delta

Handwashing: Dettol targets school pupils

Aregbesola sets up 5-man visitation panel to resolve UNIOSUN crisis

FCMB, House of Tara introduce women empowerment initiative

1.4m Nigerian youths to be recruited as traffic wardens

Group decries plight of Nigeria Airways pensioners

PDP’ll soon take charge of Anambra State Govt House — Anohu

‘How I further education through varsity Roehampton online’

PDP NWC should resign over primaries, says Orji’s ex-aide

MARCH POLLS: Delta politicians sign peace deal

We don’t owe AG Moeller N80m, transport firm tells court

Only competent people should coach Eagles — Okpodu

‘It’s impossible to Islamise Nigeria’

Group cautions Ogboru, Omene on UPU crisis

Yari pledges better life for Zamfara people

Enugu PDP candidate accused of avoiding governorship debates

INEC accused of working against Imo voters

PDP campaign manager dies in auto crash

Jonathan’ll consolidate on achievements —DUDAFA Group

Peterside trust-worthy, resourceful, says Amaechi

Odogwu expresses confidence in Delta PDP leadership

Delta doctors to embark on door to door campaign for Okowa

The Yorubas (3)

Pass The Petroleum Industry Bill

Election Postponement: A plot by PDP to financially weaken opposition — A/Ibom APC

Forensic audit report: No money is missing – NNPC

Jonathan sees no ” big deal” in election delay

Jonathan says ‘not consulted’ on election postponement

I doubt Buhari will keep the peace accord when he loses – Umeh

I’ve not told anybody that I’m going to remove Jega—Jonathan

Buhari’s endorsement by Obasanjo is nothing – PDP

Sudan army committed mass rape in Darfur – HRW

I have no problem with Obasanjo, says Fayose

Buhari woos Catholic Bishops

Power must return to the North— CAN, North-East

Polls Postponement: Buhari to speak with CNN’s Amanpour today, 8pm

Six inmates take prison staff hostage in Taiwan

3,143 students matriculate at LASU for 2014/2015 session

NDLEA vows to rid Ekiti of drug peddlers

Don’t politicise the Armed Forces,  CNPP warns Jonathan

Election: Court strikes out suit challenging Jonathan’s eligibility 

FG to eradicate bird flu in Nigeria soon, says official

Court jails polytechnic student for dealing in illicit drug

From stock market to weddings, vote delay wreaks havoc

Valentine Day freaks excited over rescheduling of Presidential Election

Wamakko pledges quality representation if elected Senator

Wamakko says Nigeria will overcome security challenges

PDP urges INEC to use postponement to perfect methodology for elections

Boko Haram attack Chad troops in Nigerian border town – military

Belgian court jails Islamists on terrorism charges

‘Postpone election twenty times, Binis will not vote for Jonathan’

Postpone election twenty times, Binis will not vote for Jonathan – Esogban

Democracy, Deferred: Postponed election, an embarrassment of bad choices, by Chiamanda Adichie

Sex with him is addictive

“Nigerians will not forgive NFA if Super Eagles fail to qualify for AFCON 2017″

Jonathan a misunderstood leader – Maku

Ex-militants chase away APC senatorial campaign team in Delta

At least 19 Ukraine troops killed in 24 hours: official

Presidency debunks rumours of Jega’s removal

APC urges Jonathan to clear air on rumours of interim government

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

We can’t stop riots if INEC shift dates again—Wale Oke

I will restore illegally acquired land to owners —Agbaje

A ‘FeBuhari’ wind of change in March!

Nigeria, a comedy of errors

Pinnick: AFCON 2015 would have been better with Nigeria

Police nab 27-yr-old serial rapist in Calabar

Crisis rocks NLC confab

Postponement: Jega’s unending headaches

INEC’s reasons for polls shift, untenable —ARG

Teachers protest 11 months unpaid salaries in Bauchi

Buhari: Trivializing the irrelevant

Soldiers deployed in Tinubu’s Lagos home

Boko Haram: UN to make peace platform available to Nigeria

Polls shift: Remain calm, Abdulsalami tells Nigerians

Bureau de change operator charged with $3,700 theft

Group warns elders to stop debasing Urhobo nation

PDP to INEC: Allow use of TVCs for voting

Why APGA wants Jonathan re-elected— Umeh

I won’t force civil servants to vote for my candidates —FAYOSE

Why Keshi should stay — NFF

Rivers: Amaechi’s good legacy is my inspiration — Peterside

PAN debunks bird flu rumour

Bizman, 3 others arraigned over burglary, alcohol stealing

Why I want to represent my people in N/Assembly — Ogun

NAICOM leveraging on transformation agenda to change face of insurance

Lawyers tasked on peaceful polls

Kogi owes teachers N1.6bn—SUBEB

Why I slept with my 11-year-old daughter — Confession of a father

Treason: Feb 19 for hearing on bail application for Biafra 11

NAICOM gives condition on insurers’ expansion abroad

Presidency hijacks recruitment exercise in NPA

18 dead, many missing as Fulani herdsmen sack Governor Suswam’s village

Jonathan vows to rout insurgents

Nnamani flays moles in Enugu PDP

Fake pastor in police net over alleged N10m fraud

Customs nabs 246 smugglers, seizes N8.79bn contraband in 2014

Family of slain Mudiaga cries for justice

Boko Haram abducts 20 in Borno village

Enugu party chairmen, candidates sign pact for violence-free polls

Rapists on rampage: Shocking stories of how minors have become endangered (2)

Shippers protest non-use of Onitsha river port

Assets custodians pledge to partner SEC, capital market trade groups

This election will be won and lost somehow

Police arrest six over killing of PDP supporters in Niger

2-month-old baby stolen, sold for N.6m

‘UPU’s endorsement of Emerhor, to actualise Uvwiamuge declaration’

Fraud allegation against me politically motivated —Ex-Edo commissioner

Fuel subsidy rises to N14.79/litre, as oil price rebounds

The Nigerian securities industry and the 2015 national elections (2)

NIA seeks to sustain enforcement of compulsory insurances

Delta LG boss absolves JTF of complicity in market ownership tussle

Social media in 2015 elections

Our people need a new dawn, says Ndukwe, ex-NCC boss

Goodluck Campaign’s security chief, others in Edo dump PDP for APC

Community urges FG to implement local content policy in oil industry

Three Delta gov candidates for debate today

ISO accreditation will ensure quality medicines— ORHII


Chams announces Aladekomo’s retirement, names new helmsman

Smart State Initiative: Broadband Council urges more states to join

NB assures investors of commitment to enhance efficiency

Afcon 2015 , a triumph ove Ebola – Djagba

CWG gets CBN payment terminal service provider operational license

Bleak future for orphans …As finances dwindle for orphanages

Power tussle btw registrar, director rocks NECO

Ekeh sees broadband as ‘freedom to succeed’

Why Nigeria’s ICT innovation is weak

Fashola visits Ladipo market, seeks traders’ support for Ambode

A-Ibom ex-militants back Jonathan, Emmanuel

Rights group opposes Shell’s bid to abandon Ogoni cleanup

Police rescue hotelier from kidnappers’ den, arrest two

NULGE tasks Anambra govt to implement contributory pension scheme

Gov Obiano’s LG, least developed in Anambra, says Reps candidate

SURE-P trains 400 graduates on computer in Edo

NAFDAC now Africa Regional centre for food safety

5 sex workers arrested for attacking man in hotel room

Election postponement prone to suspicion —LCCI

Gov Yari, Shinkafi urge supporters to remain calm over polls postponement

Boko Haram abducts 20 in Borno

Ekweremadu tells INEC ‘no more story’

Elections: Youths march agaInst violence in Edo

Hayatou wants to stay on

Syria ‘informed’ about US-led strikes on IS – Assad

My family disapproves of my husband

White House doubts Mueller killed by airstrike

LASU matriculates 2, 000 freshmen

President Jonathan to speak on current national issues on Wednesday – Abati

Fayose warns civil servants against partisan politics

Soldiers mount surveillance on Tinubu’s Lagos home

NEMA constitutes committee to investigate alleged rape, child trafficking in IDPs camps

Shift in polls’ dates in best interest of Nigeria – Akran

Police recover 147 explosives in Borno

There maybe no election before May 29, Audu Ogbeh warns

Re: Soludo, Fayemi and Buhari’s ‘experts’, by Kunle Daniels

Cairo, Moscow in nuclear deal as Putin bids to boost ties

Presidency can’t remove Jega – APC lawmakers

How we’ll crush Boko Haram in 6 weeks —Dasuki

Jonathan to speak on current national issues tomorrow

Oil price fall allows states to ‘reassess fiscal policies': G20

South Africa’s jobless rate declines to 24.3 percent

Reus extends Dortmund contract until 2019

US ‘deeply disappointed’ by jailing of Malaysia’s Anwar

Words that build a Nation

Egypt IS affiliate posts video of beheadings

Saudi beheads Syrian drug trafficker

Deadline for PVCs collection now March 8

At least 12 killed in latest Ukraine fighting

French families of girls switched at birth win nearly 2 mn euros in damages

Shelling in South Sudan oil town – defence minister

Senegal hosts US, African army chiefs

Niger parliament votes to send troops to Nigeria to fight Boko Haram

Boko Haram kidnaps 20 people in Cameroon, executes 12

Britain contributes $50m to IMF’s Ebola debt relief fund

Elections, contest among brothers—JONATHAN

Monday, February 09, 2015

We’ ll crush Boko Haram in 6 weeks—Dasuki

Appeal Court reserves judgment on Fayose’s case

The end of Buhari’s presidential candidacy

US holds election security roundtable for Lagos gov candidates

AMNI threatens to terminate partnership with Afren

Jonathan’s endorsement: Igbo Delegates Assembly battles Ohanaeze

PVC distribution should be taken to wards, Ohanaeze tells INEC

JTF discovers cache of arms, ammunition

Liverpool plan Enyeama swoop

Fresh crisis looms in Bayelsa PDP over alleged substitution plot

PDP can’t postpone May 29 handover date —Oshiomhole

NLC delegates conference: Unemployment, insecurity, power supply dominate talks

PDP masterminded polls shift to avert defeat — Ngige

Polls shift: Canada worries, ECOWAS cautions

Okorocha shuns CAN interactive session in Owerri

NFF favours Keshi’s return

Jonathan’s home trouble: Dame and Dickson

Suggestion on solution to the exodus of international investors from the capital market

Court hears suit seeking cancellation of Enugu PDP governorship primaries today

Rivers women endorse Wike-Banigo gov ticket

Osun holds referendum on creation of new councils

Journalism as Tribulation

Rural devt ‘ll be our priority —KASHAMU

Price slump: Nigeria prone to uncompetitive investment — Report

Lagos steps up work to meet projects completion

David, 17, seeks N5m to treat cerebal palsy

Sultan charges Eaglets to win CAN Under-17 trophy

2015 elections and the infrastructure of gullibility

Electricity supply: FG accuses DISCOs of sabotage

Eko Atlantic: Developers unveil mobile device for monitoring ongoing development of new city

Esele blames INEC for polls shift

Tougher times ahead for Nigerians (3)

14 IDPs test positive to HIV in Yobe

Rivers gov poll: Abe, David-West canvass votes for Peterside

Polls Postponement: PDP afraid of defeat —Kwara speaker

Polls postponement, blessing to Nigeria —Oshevire

Agbaje warns supporters against electoral violence

Lawyers ask court to restrain Tambuwal from parading self as speaker

The Yorubas (2)

Poll shift: Obstruction of democracy -Saraki

Polls shift is wrong deal by wrong man, says Tinubu

Polls: Bayelsa monarchs turn prayer warriors for Jonathan

Fayose condemns soldiers’ attack on journalist

21 Nigerians on death row: Relations protest indiscriminate killings in Indonesia

Soldiers deployed in P-Harcourt, as Navy intensifies security in waterways

Suspected cultists hold family hostage in Lagos

APC accuses service chiefs of conspiracy in postponement of elections

Litigations force govt to renew pre-privatisation meter contracts

We need ‘hungry’ Eagles – Pinnick

Nissan recharges with two trendy SUVs

Buhari asks court to dismiss suits seeking to disqualify him

FMBN grants N1.5bn to Resort Savings and Loans

‘Sen Okonkwo remains PDP candidate for Anambra Central’

We won’t compromise quality in home delivery—Briscoe Properties boss

Falling oil price: Nigeria, others risk N5.1tn in pipelines projects

BoI earmarks N2.2bn for Cassava Bread Fund scheme

Contract based electricity trading kicks off

Nigerite launches decorative ceiling

Town planners set up 7-man c’ttee on land use planning report

Partners seek better management of post traumatic stress disorders

FG lauds energy mix revolution

Ebonyi, EFCC clash over detention of three commissioners

Expert emphasises role of infrastructure devt for economic growth

Benin Disco blames poor power on transmission

Climate Change: World Bank reinstates commitment to help Nigeria tackle challenges

Fish poaching, piracy draining Nigeria’s foreign exchange —Ex-NITOA boss

10 political parties condemn polls shift

Elechi, lawmakers at daggers drawn over LG polls

Full-Time Husband

Urhobo nation passes vote of confidence on Upu leadership

Group accuses APC of planning blackmail documentary against Jonathan

Players’ registration: Clubs get Feb 20 deadline

AFCON win ‘unbelievable’ — Toure

Prestigious design award for new Kia Sorento

Analysing INEC’s postponement

Grant proud in defeat

2015 polls not war but contest among brothers, sisters—Jonathan

OPEC predicts higher demand for its oil, lowers U.S. supply

Nigeria is not a failed state, Omokri tells Buhari

Sambo Dasuki vows to crush Boko Haram before election

Provost tasks Christians, Muslims on peaceful co-existence

FG will improve Christian pilgrimage – Jonathan

Elections will not be postponed further – national security advisor

Gov. Yuguda calls for calm over election postponement, says it is the will of God

Boko Haram leader vows to defeat regional force in new video

I ‘ll defeat regional force, says Shekau in new video

‘The curse is over!’ , declare Ivorians after African Cup win

Ronaldo slammed for partying after defeat

Boko Haram wages new Niger attack as MPs vote on troops

Poll shift, threat to Nigeria’s democratic existence – Sagay

SERAP, Corruption Watch, ANEEJ ask Jega to publish contracts for printing ballot papers

May 29 handover date sacrosanct — Jonathan

‘10 years after my wife died of cancer, early diagnosis saved me’

Sunday, February 08, 2015

Soludo and his missing trillions (2)

Omeruo shines in Middlesbrough win

Yoruba elders have seen something good in Jonathan — Babatope

INEC’s Postponement Of 2015 Elections

Uncertainty, as 32 mortgage banks scale recapitalisation hurdle

It ‘ll be a disaster if we don’t change Jonathan — Gen. Momah

Postponing 2015 elections will help address issues — Southern ethnic group

AFCON 2015: Hayatou slams western media

Presidency shops for Jega’s replacement

PDP, APC agree on peaceful polls in Rivers

Wike’ll empower market traders with business grants —Banigo

Coup against the Constitution by security chiefs by Femi Falana

Use polls shift interlude to perform EPZ ground-breaking, NAIG urges Jonathan

Economic mismanagement in retrospect

Fayemi: Celebrating a change agent at 50

Alleged attempt by BZF to declare Republic of Biafra: Bail application for hearing today

INEC and worrisome statistics on voters

Housing finance: FMBN forges through daunting challenges

I wrote Iredi War with Lit Price in mind — Ukala, 2014 Winner, The Nigeria Prize for Literature

Edo Pdp warns against removal of Jonathan’s posters in Benin

APC, PDP trade words over rising wave of violence in Kwara

Wanted: a president for new Nigeria (2)

First Bank drives epayment with non cash ATM transactions

First Bank leading banking brand in Nigeria

Agent Banking: Banking services not for few people — Sekibo

NSE, UK strategise to build, expand capital flows to Nigeria

Richbon to create 5000 jobs with $40m auto assembly plant

Nasarawa State Budget as metaphor for unrealistic state budgets

Gunmen kidnap Plateau ex-gov’s father, Dariye

Broadband Plan: Council calls for accelerated implementation

Alleged N1.5bn largess: Okunbor urges Edo PDP youths to remain calm

Vocation And Technical Education – A Key To Improving Nigeria’s Development. Part 4

IBB calls for adequate funding of lesser Sports

Polls postponment: Criticisms mounts

BDC operators move to resolve lingering crises in ABCON

Health workers should end strike now — Dr Rahman Lawal, MD, Yaba Psychiatric Hospital

French firms to invest 240bn Euros in Nigeria, others

Billboards preach civil responsiblity with ‘Spirit of Lagos’ campaign

Adeyeye to APC: Take your audio clip on Fayose to tribunal as evidence

Fayemi, Rep condemn poll shift

HB projects increase in bank lending to SMEs in 2015

FAAN partners Air Force on airport security

PDP ‘ll consolidate on achievement since 1999 —Delta Assembly Speaker

Group claims responsibility for attack on military formations, piracy in N-Delta

Man arrested over cousin’s murder, arson in Enugu

FG to ground private jets with foreign registration

Edo flags off N5.7bn Auchi erosion control project

Firm to create 5000 jobs with $40m auto assembly plant

AGRIFEST’15: Nigerian Farmers celebrate new dawn

Peterside, the way to go in Rivers —Feyii

FMDQ targets N175trn market turnover in 2017

Plots to alter candidates’ list thicken as NLC confab begins

Two men charged with N2.5m gold jewellery robbery

Abia pensioners protest non-payment of pension arrears

Capital market operators seek global competitive tax rate

Business survival rate now less than 50% — CEO Ekimiks

Breaking news: Ivory Coast win Afcon 2015

AFCON 2015: Ivory Coast beat Ghana 9-8 to clinch title

Burkina Faso fire coach

The Yorubas

POLLS: Navy expresses preparedness, trains personnel on human rights violation

Three dead as police, Cairo football fans clash: medics

Election shift: Remain calm, Buhari tells supporters

Coremobile unveils loan facility for airtime vendors

INEC’s independence “compromised” – Buhari

Election shift: May 29 sacrosanct, says Jonathan

Buhari’s wife calls for calm over elections postponement

‘Kidnappers of Dariye’s father demand $10m ransom’

Egypt to retry Jazeera journalists this week

Jonathan has done well, deserves another term- Adeseun

Nigerians in UK laud postponement, say its good for democracy

Borno Govt. threatens to revoke road contracts for poor performance

FG to privatise transport sector

Bodies of four newborn babies found in freezers in S/Africa

Election shift: Debate group postpones presidential debate

Polls shift in nation`s interest – PDP

Gunmen kidnap former gov Dariye’s father

Election postponement: US deeply disappointed – Kerry

Boko Haram wages new attack on Niger

Favoured Ivory Coast face Ghana in ‘dream’ final

Teenage Pregnancy: Anatomy of ‘the number one killer of girls!’

How Dbanj rocked Amber Rose at anniversary party

Eagles job: Count me out, says Oliseh

Saturday, February 07, 2015

AFCON 2015: Who succeeds Super Eagles?

I’m rebuilding Nigeria into a nation that works— Remi Sonaiya, presidential candidate

Kwara Peace Accord in Tatters: Two feared dead as campaign goes bloody!

Nasarawa: Maku alters the political equation

The Kogi philanthropy without borders

Vanguard Personality of the year awards 2014: Leaders tasked on nation-building

Polls: My dilemma on Jonathan, Buhari – Okogie

Free-for-all in Akure over cows killed by bus

Lagos guber: Why I parted ways with Tinubu – Jimi Agbaje

Muna Obiekwe: We don’t abandon ailing actors, Ibinabo opens up

Alleged N6bn bribe: Pentecostal pastors threaten fire

INEC postpones elections

Oritsejafor cautions feuding communities over EPZ commissioning

Scores of insurgents killed in Borno, as army foils another attempt to take over Damboa

Man, 57, arrested for having carnal knowledge of landlady, 98

Mimiko wins converts for Jonathan with Ondo campaign train

How cult members killed Enugu magistrate — Police

OATUU crisis: Scribe shuns panel

CDHR postpones Rights House Commissioning

Notes on the upcoming national elections (2)

Moments of Crossing of Paths with Jonathan

ADC House of Reps candidate for Bomadi/Patani counsels youths

Presidential election: Jonathan goes spiritual

Federal might, incumbency factor will crash in Oyo – Ladoja

Why we shot a video for President Goodluck Jonathan – Rita Dominic

Help me with N1.5m to fix my ailing heart or I die — Auto parts dealer

Polls: PDP sees Buhari as a threat—Igbokwe

Guber Election Tribunal Verdict: It’s all over for PDP in Osun — APC

‘Effects of the loss of N846bn NSE money on the economy’

Jonathan, Shekarau shun Emir of Kano’s coronation

Full text of Prof Jega’s statement on election postponement

Boko Haram has 6,000 ‘hardcore’ fighters – US officials

CAN sets agenda for next Lagos gov

Polls won’t disrupt fuel distribution — IPMAN

Seven questions youths want Shekau to answer

Creation of Ibadan State endears Oyo people to Jonathan

Kwara police intercept vehicles laden with arms

Chief Olufemi Daramola my “saviour” is 80

The Governorship in Imo

Will you be my Valentine to the polling booth?

What O’tega will do for Delta —Dafinone

Our mandate is to secure victory for Okowa, GEJ — Hon. Nwoko

Afcon 2015: Eagles’ absence ‘ll affect growth of Nigerian football – Ukeachu

2015: Judiciary will be tested on Buhari certificate saga —Uwazurike

Presidential Debate on what?

Nigeria needs more spectrum to accelerate mobile broadband devt, GSMA

Postponement of polls: It is highly provocative— APC chair

My pains, triumphs as entertainment publicist — Cornel Udofia

Igboamaka, committed to promotion of Igbo culture

Jonathan, Buhari and the bandwagon effect to come, by Ogiemwonyi, ex-Minister

One Thing You Lack (2)

Election postponement, major setback for democracy – APC

The Buhari edge over Jonathan – Prof. Adeyeye

Postponement of polls: I suspect foul play—Oby Ezekwesili

Postponement of polls: We will continue to support INEC—PDP chair

Jega reschedules elections for March 28, April 11

Breaking News: INEC shifts election to March 28

Gambian ref to officiate Afcon final

February 14 Explodes: ‘Blame my death on Attahiru Jega’

I don’t have the Beyonce kind of voice — Lola Savage

MTN, Ericsson to drive e-waste recycling in Benin

Nigerians Should Pray Against Inter-Tribal War — Prophet Samuel

Mgbidi Annual Crusade: Lord’s Chosen shops for another venue

PDP will run transparent govt. in Kwara, says Ajibola

Live broadcast of vanguard personality of the year Award 2014

PDP keeps dribbling me, 17 years after designing its umbrella logo – Gbenga Amobonye

Ezekwesili asks delegates to elect vibrant leader for NLC

Boko Haram planned to attack whole country – Jonathan

City slip lets Chelsea go seven points clear

Women, youths, disabled in FCT support APC

There are new developments to addressed before elections —Jega

Resist pressure by security agencies to postpone elections, Civil Society tells Jega

INEC weighs six-week election delay

Police impound vehicle carrying ammunition in Kwara

Emir of Kano Sanusi II gets staff of office

FFP sanctions not tough enough – Mourinho

Group protest plan to postpone elections in Abuja

Man United seek rhythm at battle-worn West Ham

Pastor Adeboye changes Profile picture to Jonathan, Cover photo to Osinbajo

Derby to spur on Kane against Arsenal

Goodluck Jonathan: Nigeria’s fortunate leader

Muhammadu Buhari: military ruler seeking political return

Parents of US hostage appeal to Islamic State captors

Catholic women declare support for Gov. Yero

Fresh cholera cases reported in Rivers

China-Nigeria bi-national relations, productively on high speed – Chinese Consul General

What a sex scene means to me — Mimi Orjiekwe

Edo PDP leaders, youths on war path over alleged N1.5b Jonathan’s Presidential rally largess

PDP will no longer condone opposition-sponsored protests – Metuh

Positive change is on the way, says Aisha Buhari

All set for the coronation of Emir of Kano

109 Boko Haram fighters dead’ after first attack on Niger

Alleged N60bn bribe: PFN urges Amaechi to name names

Friday, February 06, 2015

Prologue: just a class apart

Lamido’s laudable landmarks

Lekki-Epe road: Fashola flays Agbaje, others over plans to scrap toll

My songs are based on different inspirations – Rymez

Uncertainties over election date

LCCI kicks against postponement of February elections

I feel guilty about cheating on him

Kwankwaso: Transforming Kano via open governance

You have got no mail!

Ohanaeze Ndigbo threatens violence over election crisis

Enugu thumbs up for Ugwuanyi

Why holding elections this month may not be feasible, Presidency

Ambode/Agbaje: Battle royale in Lagos

Club Football: Path to recovering crashed expectations

Stop diabetes before it stops you

Lagos Guber: The edge Ambode has over Agbaje

Nigeria’s Farida Bedwei is celebrity guest on African Voices

Polls: Peace C’ttee expresses concern over PVCs, exodus of Nigerians

Why Akwa Ibom chose to go right (Udom)

Revisit party primaries, Bode George tells PDP leadership

APC presidential campaign holds today in Osun

Why I want Udom to succeed me — Akpabio

Jonathan’s kinsmen to North: Stop attacking our son or face our wrath

The BUHARI of my personal experience

Oshiomhole speaks on how PDP shares power

There’ll be no room for graft, insurgency under my reign —Buhari

How I killed the crocodile that ‘ate my wife’

Hollywood meets Nollywood in Tempting Fate

AYC: Garba desperate for Ndidi

The issues that will sway voters

Appeal Court voids Chris Ubah,Okonkwo’s Senatorial tickets

Why southern leaders want Jaga to quit

Faze becomes an activist

Imoke: Nigeria’s tourism ambassador 

Why I don’t believe in love -Ronnie

Eaglets hit Sokoto for Niger 2015

Comeback Diminas Dagogo fights HIV/AIDS through film

Navy acquires warship to tackle maritime crime

PDP raises alarm over sponsored protests

16,600 children lost parents to Ebola in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leon – UNICEF

Nyanya bomb blast: FG files 7-count charge against seven suspects

IS claims US woman killed in coalition raid on Syria

He wanted me and his ex wife

Osun Election: Tribunal upholds Aregbesola’s victory

Lancelot set to mark 20 years as a filmmaker with 3 TV dramas

More than 30 IS jihadists killed in coalition raids on Syria – monitor

‘Becoming a mega star is my dream’

What God told me concerning my kind of music – Rex Suru

Nigeria, Chad reaffirm commitment to fight Boko Haram

INEC to meet parties leaders on elections schedules

Politician sets vehicle ablaze in Delta

Proponents of election shift have not given up – APC

Alampasu joins Flying Eagles’ camp

Daughter of Whitney Houston still on life support – family source

Lessons from Qur’anic recitation competition in Auchi

Why healthworkers should resume work — LAWALBY

Failed kidnap attempt: Gunmen kill man in Bauchi

Youths protest alleged PDP’s multiple candidates in Anambra

Pregnant woman, 7 others die in Onitsha auto crash

Bayelsa contractors drag Agip to court

Nigeria loses N1bn daily to rice importation

Woman allegedly stabs husband to death in Bayelsa

NIMASA has become inefficient —Agbakoba

Luxury bus kills 11 cows on Akure-Owo Expressway

Farmers, Fulani Herdsmen Crisis: Mark urges cooperation between Benue, Nasarawa govts

Women decry lawmakers’ attitude towards GBV in Nigeria

‘House of Tara was inspired by my step-mother’

Abia Gov Polls: lmo Indigenes’ll vote lkpeazu, PDP — Orji’s aide

Boko Haram: Kuku lauds Borno, Adamawa youths

Kogi govt, NUJ mourns death of ex-Vanguard reporter

Jonathan’s Patience in Bayelsa

Delta: Ogboru, Omo-Agege show muscle

Election: Southern leaders reiterate call for Jega to resign

DSS invites Asari Dokubo over inflammatory statement

How Jonathan is fighting corruption — Ekiyor

60 reasons I won’t vote for Jonathan – SOYINKA

Efforts to trace Jonathan’s Ph.D thesis abortive – Tam David-West

Women World Cup: Falcons restless over inactivity

PVC: Fashola declares today work-free civil servants

Father rape 11 year old daughter in Bauchi

North rooting for President Goodluck Jonathan – TAN

Soludo and his missing trillions

3.3 bn air passengers boarded planes last year, says IATA

Naira appreciates at interbank

Election: APC Governors Forum hail Council of State decision

Afcon: It’s Ghana, I/Coast final

Vanguard Personality of the Year: My breakthrough came with acquisition of a distressed bank—Elumelu

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Cancer – Not Beyond Us

We’re ready for polls — INEC

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Okorocha advises Igbo in North to stay put


Nigerian Judiciary overburdened, CJN cries out

Boko Haram: Between Chadians and South African mercenaries

Jonathan: The search for continuity in Confluence state

Drama as APC, PDP campaign trains ‘collide’ in Lagos

Restoration of constituencies: Court dismisses INEC’s application for stay of execution

Gemade, Ortom’s defection, show of ingratitude —SUSWAM

NECO releases Nov/Dec 2014 SSCE result

Missing N30trn story difficult to believe —Ribadu

Polls: Embrace peace, Jang tells Plateau residents

Threats don’t win elections; good campaigns do

Akwa Ibom: Fresh hopes from INEC

Education under Jonathan: The good, the criticisms

Cemetery attendant wants Funsho Williams murder case reopened

Postponing elections’ll be disastrous —NAIG

Delta stands still for Jonathan

Managing the naira and the issue of growth

Confessional statements obtained by torture common in Nigeria — LEDAP

Olukoga urges private sector to invest in informal sector

N2.04bn lost as vandals attack Escravos-Lagos pipeline

OIL: FG slashes 2015 budget

NLC delegates conference, not all about election — Aremu

Why we need military presence at polling centres —Jega

Tribunal delivers judgement on Omisore’s petition tomorrow

As National Council of State meets today: Buhari, APC govs to oppose polls shift

NLC election: Whither ideology?

How big your organisation is doesn’t really matter

Polls: Mbu reads riot act as Obanikoro, Erelu task politicians

Nigeria needs N63.4bn to combat cancer

Ihebereme, Imo Perm Sec, abducted

Our charms failed us, says robbery suspect

FG lawyers suspends warning strike

Delta: Why it’s impossible to beat Okowa — Magege

16,106 youths trained on skills acquisition in Zamfara

Vanguard Personality of the Year: Akpabio’s uncommon Legacy

Delta gov: Urhobo nation ratifies Ogboru’s endorsement

Imoke, C-River’s best governor ever —Monarch

I wrote Iredi War with Lit Price in mind- Ukala

Ecobank rejects Togolese labour court jurisdiction, affirms dismissal of former CEO

Footballer jailed 2 years for drug trafficking

Feb polls: Anambra and Electoral Act compliance(2)

OSCOTECH graduates 5,000 students

Wanted: A president for new Nigeria (1)

Presidency worries over incessant attacks on Jonathan’s convoy

Bird Flu under control —Minister

EFCC declares Nyako, son wanted

We’re not indebted to EKSU— MOCPED

Security agents kill community leader in cult-related shootout

How to end failed projects —IDORO

Amosun, INEC disagree over PVCs’ distribution

Denounce provocative utterances, Onaiyekan tells political leaders

Ex-militant leader blames N-Delta’s woes on lawmakers

PDP dead in Rivers —Ake

UPF vows to mobilize Urhobo for PDP

Uwaka drums support for Jonathan, Okowa

CAF bans referee

Come out and vote, Non-indigenes Association chief urges members

Seme Customs boss tasks monarchs on anti-smuggling war

HRAN condemns calls to postpone elections

Internet service to be ‘public utility’ under US plan

70 civilians, six troops ‘killed in Boko Haram rampage in Cameroon’

Saudi royals backed Al-Qaeda, says 9/11 plotter

Serena ends Indian Wells boycott

Verification of ex-PHCN workers ends tomorrow

One dead as pirates hijack oil tanker off Nigeria

Over N30trn unaccounted for, Soludo insists

Gunmen kidnap four Agip staff in Bayelsa

Boko Haram on rampage, massacres civilians

N6 billion bribe to Pastors: Amaechi needs to change—Abati

Obanikoro leads Goodluck/Sambo Support Team road show in Lagos

Nigeria under Jonathan is in safe hands—IBB

At least 25 dead as Taiwan plane plunges into river

Jordan executes jihadists after IS murder of pilot

Refrain from promoting violence, NSCDC urges politicians

Saudi king says Jordan pilot murder ‘inhuman, contrary to Islam’

Lagos to deploy solar energy in 172 rural schools by June

Polls: Candidates in Ekiti adopt door-to-door campaign

People have less sex  nowadays – Research

Kaduna Utd players appeal for 12 months unpaid salaries

U.S. encourages commercial development of the moon

Ohaneze Ndigbo endorses Jonathan for second tenure

Re-elect President Jonathan to ensure continuity – Yobo

2015: Court fixes Feb. 11 to hear fresh suit seeking Jonathan’s disqualification

IBB, Emir of Minna pledge support for Jonathan

SDP adopts Jonathan; Gov. Aliyu forgives Buhari

I’ll do better in my 2nd term if re-elected —Jonathan

Dad is having an affair with my aunt

Patricia Etteh defects to APC

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Maritime workers want Jonathan re-elected

Campaigns: Debating the Debate

Rapists on rampage: Shocking stories of how minors have become endangered in Plateau

More Nigerians mourn Okoya-Thamos

CJN to judges: Don’t truncate democracy

Pastors took N6bn bribe to campaign against Buhari —Amaechi

SERAP asks Finance Minister to account for alleged missing N30trn

Polls: We can’t afford to fail—Uduaghan

We’re not entertaining losing this election — Metuh, PDP spokesman

Okogie warns against mixing politics with religion

I don’t watch Afcon — Yobo

Gov Election: I’ll defeat Ambode —Agbaje

Fashola meets AIG Mbu on security in Lagos

Fashola accuses PDP of vandalising Fawehinmi Park

Debating The Debate

Chadian troops enter Nigeria to battle Boko Haram

FIFA elections: Ali challenges Blatter to debate

The Nigerian securities industry and the 2015 national elections

Babatunde Raji Fashola: Success in tackling challenges head-on

Afcon 2015: Elephants eye revenge over DR Congo

Yobo preaches violence-free elections

For the love of Nigeria

Did I hear Buhari does not want to debate Jonathan?

Why PDP’s failed for 16yrs —Oshiomhole

Robbers snatch placenta, cash from 60-yr-old woman

CAF invites Uduaghan, Akpabio to Afcon final

Industries not dying, says Aganga

We didn’t endorse Manager, Itsekiri leaders insist

Police redeploys 16 commissioners

S-Court settles tussle over chairmanship of Imo rulers council

Mark wades into Benue govt, striking lecturers dispute

NAC, others empower 33 auto-mechanics in Enugu

Minister advocates inclusion of Health Act in varsities’ curriculum

APC, Buhari warn of fresh plots to stop elections

Naira gains N2 as CBN intervenes in BDC segment

6 presidential candidates,16 political parties call for polls shift

Shonekan canvasses youth empowerment

Fayose mobilises ethnic groups for Jonathan

PVC: INEC again moves distribution to polling units

A-Ibom deputy gov urges women to vote PDP

APC France drums support for Buhari

LASU students endorse Ambode

Buhari, man of character, integrity —Abe

Delta APGA backs Ochei for Senate

Wike gets Opobo/Nkoro monarchs’ endorsement

AFCON 2015: Ghana, Ivory Coast eye final showdown

19 students injured in Ebonyi fire scare

Policeman, 2 hoodlums killed in Bayelsa shootout

FG to construct fast train rail lines from Abuja to Lokoja, says Sambo

Nigeria not compromised by foreign troops on its soil— military

IS claims to have burned Jordanian pilot alive

APC statement on economy: Height of intellectual fraud – PDP

Cleric, undertaker fall into grave during funeral

I-G orders special security for INEC officials, materials

FG plotting to force constitutional crisis to scuttle elections – APC

I will do better in my second Term – Jonathan

UN calls for more regional military against Boko Haram

URGENT: Pope approves martyrdom status for slain Salvadoran archbishop Oscar Romero

Nigeria’s Ambassador to Singapore advise Nigerian women on indecent dressing

Elections: Navy pledges collaboration with INEC

Woman, 43, in court for allegedly receiving stolen wrappers

Abuja residents list factors that can lead to failed marriage

I am still PDP member – Gov. Lamido

NEWS ANALYSIS: Appraising the UNESCO/NUJ confab on safety of journalists

APGA seeks full implementation of CONFAB resolutions

Buhari is not an extremist – Ex US ambassador

INEC distributes 672,000 PVC in Ogun

Chad troops enter Nigeria in offensive against Boko Haram

Jonathan receives forensic audit on NNPC, says no cause for alarm

I ‘ll be ungrateful if I do not support Jonathan – Gov. Fayose

Tambuwal cautions supporters against violence, receives 2,400 PDP defectors

Certificate: Court grants ex-parte application to serve Buhari through newspapers

Install prepaid meters or disconnect us, consumers tell Ikeja Electric

Come out with your policy direction, PDP tells APC

President Jonathan lied, says Saraki

How I’ll revive the economy — Buhari

Any attempt to postpone Feb 14 poll is an invitation to anarchy – Baraje

Former national conference delegates seek election postponement

Over 100 drugged, raped & filmed in fake clinical study

Protesters storm INEC office, demand election postponement

Jonathan’s generation failed not mine, says Tinubu

Power: 50% of Nigerians have access to meters – Nebo

Whitney Houston’s daughter ‘fighting for life’

Monday, February 02, 2015

Lagos evacuates 260 beggars in 100 days

We’re ready for elections—Service Chiefs

Bayelsa: Why I won’t talk about Patience Jonathan — Gov Dickson

Lagos socialite, Molade Okoya-Thomas dies at 79

2015 AYC: We’re going to Senegal to win – Ugbade

Shortage of medical personnel: Tougher times ahead for Nigerians (2)

Defection of five govs affected us — Muazu

Jonathan’s campaign ground bombed

Jonathan is a superior presidential material to Buhari

Jonathan’s endorsement: Ekiti Afenifere disowns Akure meeting

PVCs ready for collection — INEC

Election: Fayose urges students to shun violence

Violence Can Consume All

Presidential Poll: Court okays fresh suit seeking to disqualify Buhari

Ghana fear referee bias against Equatorial Guinea

Gunmen abduct newspaper distributo in Ogun

Women on the move

Lagos gets law to simplify land related issues

Feb polls: Lagos residents lament shoddy distribution of PVCs

Erhitake Ibori: Philanthropy in politics

Siasia salutes Flying Eagles

Crude export to rise by 150,00bpd as Shell reopens Nembe pipeline

‘I don’t want to lose money’ (2)

Soludo, Fayemi and Buhari’s ‘experts’

I’ll make Enugu land for all— APC Gov Candidate

Feb polls: No cause for alarm, Ekweremadu reassures foreigners

Kerry’s insult, joke- Keshi

Corruption in party primaries undemocratic —Orji’s former aide

Don blames 95% of electoral violence on youths

Okorie blasts Nwabueze’s group on Jonathan’s endorsement

2015 elections: The devil’s alternative

Don’t postpone polls, NLC warns

Bishops pour encomiums on 5-yr old Anglican diocese, bishop

ACF asks JOHESU to call off strike

Vanguard Personality of the Year: Imoke’s bold imprints on tourism

N6.87trn stolen from Nigeria yearly — AU Report

Town planners set up 7-man c’ttee on land use planning report

Developer woos subscribers with 5% discount on purchase of apartments

Patience Jonathan denies receiving N3bn from NDDC

Why Edo should vote Jonathan, by Onolemenmen

‘Why Deltans must vote Okowa’

Police nab 6 robbers in Lagos

SDP empowers 150 women, youths in Ogun West

Cholera hits Enugu, many hospitalized

Leadership centre empowers youths

Retired teachers in Enugu threatens to boycott elections

Isiaka blames Amosun for falling education standards

Jonathan’ll transform Nigeria —Olejeme

Mayuku, NAIS partner on scholarships for indigent Itsekiri students

Obanikoro criticises LASG over N10, 000 JSS examination fees

Tinubu seeks support for Ambode

Atsu warns Black Stars of Equatorial Guinea

West Ham, Sakho face FIFA proceedings

Best team are out — Ivorian coach

Gov Yero pledges to raise salaries of district heads

Permanent Voter cards ready for collection – INEC

Obama sets stage for 2016 vote with bumper budget

Account for alleged missing N30trn, SERAP tells Okonjo-Iweala

PDP’s 16 years rule in Nigeria a disaster – Buhari

Boko Haram: Army gets 7,500 AU troops boost

NBC threatens to sanction stations with inflammatory political broadcasts

Nigeria Army recaptures Gamboru, four other towns from Boko Haram

Synagogue: S.Africa to repatriate last victims

Female suicide bombers suspected in Gombe blast

Army recaptures Gamboru, four other towns from Boko Haram

Stress, major cause of untimely death – Expert

Yakubu joins Reading

Elections: Nigeria will remain one after all the noise — Ashimolowo

Syria air strikes kill 32: monitor

Disputed property transferred to varsity by military govt —UNIBEN

PDP asks APC to explain source of terrorist btapes

CSOs caution religious, traditional leaders against heating up polity

FG urged to end detention of women in hospitals nationwide

Why LASU fee hike crisis might be far from over…

Kebbi Vigilante group to deploy 12,000 for general election

CAC launches 24-hour online registration portal

Barcelona accused of tax fraud in Neymar signing

EU Parliament buildings evacuated after bomb scare

Super Eagles to get new kit sponsor by April — NFA official

Bomb blast after Jonathan’s presidential rally in Gombe.

Doping scandal, President of Russian athletics federation to resign

Elections: Police, politicians to meet for another peace accord – I-G

43 ships laden with foods, petroleum products expected in Lagos

Second British health worker tested for Ebola in London

Strike: ACF urges JOHESU to resume work

Some capital market operators optimistic about equities prices rebound

Install meters or disconnect us from national grid, consumers tell Ikeja Electric

Council proposes new economic agenda for maritime industry

Buhari pledges to strengthen Nigerian economy

Women condemn stoning of Jonathan’s convoy

2015 Polls: INEC to give special consideration to disabled, aged persons – EO

2015 elections: Wamakko urges youths to shun violence, avoid thuggery

Kwara PDP guber candidate promises better deal

Debate: ADC, NCP UDP VP candidates clash in 2nd round

Inflammatory statements: Police begins investigation – I-G

Maku urges students to shun violence during election

Vice President’s office under APC govt will not be a `spare tyre’ — Osinbajo

SOLUDO VS IWEALA: The pot and the kettle

Breaking News: Rivers Court on fire

Sunday, February 01, 2015

Certificate controversy: It’s a dent on Nigeria not Buhari —Momah

Tribunal: Osun APC, PDP bicker over pending judgment

Insurers, traders differ on cover for fire incidents

Polls: Jonathan okays purchase of 2,500 patrol, bomb disposal vehicles

Nigeria has no business importing tooth picks — Emefiele

FG to detain ships entering nation’s territorial water with foreign guards

Eagles would have retained AFCON title – Patrick

APC boosts Ambode’s campaigns, as gov aspirants give support

Bloodbath in Maiduguri, Yobe

Resist rigging APGA candidate tells electorate

Presidential debate: AD VP in auto crash

Electronic payments hit N35 trillion in 2014

Jonathan, Buhari cancel campaigns in Damaturu, Maiduguri

Appropriate legislation is answer to strikes — Prof Chris Bode, CMD LUTH

‘Nigeria has no business importing tooth picks’

POLLS: Okogie, Martins caution politicians against violence

Wike warns against ridiculing office of President

FG urged to finance capital expenditure via capital market

Diesel cabal at it again, ripping off Nigerians

Nigeria being watched over 2015 elections —Obasanjo

Don’t see yourself as Ika gov, Delta monarch tasks Okowa

Otobo flays endorsement of long-serving politicians

ODCPC blames Odi violence on squabbles over control of N9bn compensation fund

Fighting One Corruption

Buhari threatens to drag NTA, AIT to court over hate broadcasts

WHO appoints 1st female Africa Regional Director

How I will break the Oyo second term jinx — Ajimobi

PDP’ll run Nigeria’s economy aground if voted in —Oshiomhole

NDIC begins liquidation of 21 mortgage banks

Polls: INEC extends deadline for PVCs collection

Devaluation heralds tough times for businesses this year —Kapoor

Vocation and Technical Education – Key to improving Nigeria’s development (4)

Group absolves Patience Jonathan of plot to unseat Dickson

Land Use Charge: Fashola insists Agbaje defaults

‘Edo not in debt’

We spent N2b to upgrade facilities at MMA2 — Bi-Courtney

Why aircraft land with difficulty at Nigerian airports — NATCA

Vote Jonathan, Okowa, ex-militant leader urges N-Deltans

Apapa traffic: Tanker drivers streamline operations

Naira devaluation: ‘No significant impact on e-commerce yet’

Letter to President Jonathan

Aregbesola leads APC candidates to communities

Powering and lighting up Nigera, by Peter Obi

Edoja tasks PDP candidates on contract with electorate

UK-based group applauds PDP candidates over quality campaigns

. . . . And now they are four

Flying Eagles win Super 6

Politicians, oath of office and African deities

Ghana cruise into semi final,thrash Guinea 3-0

Agbaje says BRT buses are now molues as Ambode promises overhaul

Buhari’s burdens are too much for Nigeria

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and the Missing Trillions (1), by Charles Soludo

On Soludo, Buhari, Jonathan and the Elections by Pat Utomi

Egypt deports jailed Australian reporter Greste

5 dead as twin blasts rock Gombe city

5 killed as two blasts rock Gombe

PDP will crumble Nigeria’s economy if… – Oshiomhole

IS claims beheading of Iraqi security personnel

Chad forces bomb Boko Haram positions in Nigerian town

APC slams DSS, Police over silence on ex-militants’ war threats

Maiduguri Attacks: PDP commends military’s effort, urges support from Nigerians

APC slams DSS, Police for their silence on threats by ex-militants

US recalls two million cars again over airbag defect

Mugabe seeks financial independence for African Union

Two US defence contractors shot at in Saudi

Saudi beheads murderer, 5th execution under new king

Boko Haram new assault on Maiduguri ‘contained’

Suicide bombing in Potiskum kills 7

Ukraine death toll mounts after truce hopes dashed

British mosques hold open day after Paris attacks

Rebels, government say eight killed in east Ukraine fighting

Breaking News: Boko Haram: Explosions, heavy gunfire rock Maiduguri again

Saturday, January 31, 2015

A mad man grabbed my bum in the public – Didi Ekanem

Room 027 was a mistake – Collins Onwochei

February Polls: Jonathan re-election bid may run into trouble in S/South — Don Etiebet

Danger to February 14 Election: NSA compounds INEC’s woes

2015 Elections: The police are prepared for all scenarios— Abubakar Adamu, Enugu CP

Agenda for the new president

February polls should not hold—Balarabe Musa

Why I rejected Rolls Royce gift —Pastor Bakare

Can Abuja Peace Accord stop political violence?

Postponing polls is call to chaos and anarchy —Oba of Benin

Notes on the upcoming national elections (1)

The Age Thing

The Jonathan million job agenda

Our farming, mining programs will create jobs—Buhari

PDP wants APC moderated presidential debate

Adeboye, Oritsejafor, others gather to pray for peaceful polls

Election posters: The good, the bad and the very hilarious

NPAN’s presidential debate holds Tuesday

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