Monthly Archives: October 2012

Lagos may experience effect of Hurricane Sandy – News24


Osun Defender

Lagos may experience effect of Hurricane Sandy
News24
Lagos - The Lagos State Government has disclosed that as a strong surge from Hurricane Sandy ravaging the United States may hit the state in less than seven days, Premium Times reports. The Commissioner for Waterfront and Infrastructural Development, ...
Rainstorm Destroys Over 200 Buildings In IbadanOsun Defender
Ripples of Hurricane Sandy may hit Lagos – CommissionerCHANNELS
Lagos Asks Residents to Expect Hurricane Effects in 14 DaysAllAfrica.com
DigitalJournal.com -THISDAY Live -Leadership Newspapers
all 20 news articles »
 Read More...

Abia closes over 100 illegal schools – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

Abia closes over 100 illegal schools
BusinessDay
is that the best thing the governor will do for us? he should first upgrade the basic ammenities in the state and create a favourable business environment to anable people to get verious means of lifelihood than fraud. Quote. Refresh comments list ...
Abia state shuts down over 100 illegal schoolsCHANNELS

all 5 news articles »
 Read More...

Delta state inaugurates committee to manage N500 million flood fund. – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Delta state inaugurates committee to manage N500 million flood fund.
CHANNELS
Governor Emmanuel Udughan of Delta state has inaugurated a 12 man committee to manage the N500 million flood fund released by the Federal Government. The Committee is expected to coordinate and put in place structures, support facilities and ...
Uduaghan Denies Reports On Flooding Of MorgueOsun Defender
Commissioner donates DSTV, decoder foodstuff to foold victims in DeltaNigerian Tribune
Uduaghan inaugurates 12-man committee to manage N500m FG flood GrantNational Daily
WorldStage -AllAfrica.com -Daily Times Nigeria
all 25 news articles »
 Read More...

Why We Don’t Fight Aregbesola – Leadership Newspapers


Osun Defender

Why We Don't Fight Aregbesola
Leadership Newspapers
Speaker of the State of Osun House of Assembly,Hon Najeem Salaam has explained why the legislature is not fighting the Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola. He said that the governor on coming into office, chose to pursue people oriented programmes and ...
Osun deserves more from N17.6 billion flood packageThe Nation
Setting a New Standard in JudiciaryTHISDAY Live

all 6 news articles »
 Read More...

Nigeria’s educational problems – BusinessDay


Nigeria's educational problems
BusinessDay
The Longman Dictionary of contemporary English defines education as “the process by which your mind develops through learning at school, college or university; the knowledge and skills you gain from being taught.” Education is critical to the development ...
2013 budget and Nigerian universitiesThe Punch
'Personal Contract With Lecturers Will Avert Crisis In Varsities'Osun Defender

all 3 news articles »
 Read More...

Orji and his silent anti-corruption war in Abia – BusinessDay


Osun Defender

Orji and his silent anti-corruption war in Abia
BusinessDay
T. A. Orji was the chief of staff (COS) to the former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, from 1999-2007. As the COS, he lacked the power to effect positive changes within the system, but was very obedient to his master. So, through God's design and mercy, ...
My Predecessor Left Many Things Undone, Says OrjiOsun Defender
Kalu Tasks Politicians OverLeadership Newspapers

all 5 news articles »
 Read More...

Orji and his silent anti-corruption war in Abia – BusinessDay


Orji and his silent anti-corruption war in Abia
BusinessDay
T. A. Orji was the chief of staff (COS) to the former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, from 1999-2007. As the COS, he lacked the power to effect positive changes within the system, but was very obedient to his master. So, through God's design and mercy, ...

and more »
 Read More...

Overdependence on oil portends grave economic danger – Collier – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

Overdependence on oil portends grave economic danger - Collier
BusinessDay
The nation must ensure prudence and embark on sustainable savings and investment, to forestall a huge economic downturn, as oil resources and revenues continue to dwindle globally. Paul Collier, a professor of Economics at Oxford University, United ...
Reforming the UnreformableFinancial Times
Fiscal Restructuring Necessary For Growth — AnyaokuLeadership Newspapers
Anyaoku Advocates Return to True FederalismOsun Defender
WorldStage -AllAfrica.com
all 21 news articles »
 Read More...

SURE-P implementation begins nationwide soon —Sambo •Inaugurates state … – Nigerian Tribune


Leadership Newspapers

SURE-P implementation begins nationwide soon —Sambo •Inaugurates state ...
Nigerian Tribune
VICE-President Namadi Sambo, on Tuesday, declared the readiness of the Federal Government to begin the implementation of the Subsidy Re-investment and Employment Programme (SURE-P) on a nationwide scale following its successful test-run in some ...
Sambo says youth unemployment is unacceptable to JonathanCHANNELS
Sambo Inaugurates State SURE-P CommitteesTHISDAY Live
FG Warns SURE-P CoordinatorsLeadership Newspapers
Osun Defender -WorldStage
all 9 news articles »
 Read More...

Fuel subsidy scam: Court fixes Ahmadu Ali’s son’s trial for Nov 2 – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

Fuel subsidy scam: Court fixes Ahmadu Ali's son's trial for Nov 2
Nigerian Tribune
Justice Adeniyi Onigbanjo of a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja, on Tuesday, fixed the trial of Mamman Nasir, son of the former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Chairman, Ahmadu Ali and others for November 12 as the Economic and Financial ...
EFCC files amended charge against Ahmadu Ali's sonNews24
Fuel Subsidy Scam: Trial Of Ahmadu Ali's Son Fixed For Nov 12Leadership Newspapers
Court Adjourns Ahmadu Ali son's TrialP.M. News

all 8 news articles »
 Read More...

Ripples of Hurricane Sandy may hit Lagos – … – CHANNELS


Ripples of Hurricane Sandy may hit Lagos – ...
CHANNELS
The Lagos state government has raised concerns over the imminent ripple effect of the Hurricane Sandy that hit the United States of America and the Caribbean. At a press conference in Lagos on Tuesdau, the Commissioner for Waterfront and Infrastructure ...

and more »
 Read More...

EFCC arraigns 5 over illegal storage of diesel – CHANNELS


EFCC arraigns 5 over illegal storage of diesel
CHANNELS
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arraigned five suspects before a Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on four counts including conspiracy to store one hundred and eighty five( 185) Metric Tons of automotive gas oil, ...

and more »
 Read More...

How govt will deal with oil subsidy thieves, by Jonathan – The Guardian Nigeria


National Turk English

How govt will deal with oil subsidy thieves, by Jonathan
The Guardian Nigeria
AMID widespread pessimism that the Federal Government will only play politics with the oil subsidy probe reports that indicted some prominent Nigerians, President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday reiterated the commitment of his administration to sternly ...
Petroleum subsidy fraudsters will pay-JonathanBusinessDay
President Jonathan and the floodsNigerian Tribune
Jonathan condemns Kaduna church suicide bomb attackCHANNELS
THISDAY Live -Osun Defender -Leadership Newspapers
all 71 news articles »
 Read More...

Fashola plans to ban us completely, he hates us – Okada union leader – CHANNELS


Osun Defender

Fashola plans to ban us completely, he hates us – Okada union leader
CHANNELS
The Chairman of the All Auto bike Commercial Owners and Workers Association of Nigeria (ANACOWA), Aliyu Wamba, on Tuesday said the restriction of commercial motorcycles, popularly called Okada from some routes in Lagos is a ploy by the State ...
Message to Lagos Okada ridersNigerian Tribune
Fashola Presents 2013 BudgetLeadership Newspapers
Fashola-Okada: When The Going Was GoodP.M. News
Osun Defender
all 10 news articles »
 Read More...

African Commission asks Edo to stop execution of inmates – CHANNELS


Osun Defender

African Commission asks Edo to stop execution of inmates
CHANNELS
The African Commission on Monday asked the Federal government to prevail on the Edo State government to stop the execution of prisoners on death row in Benin prison. The commission, in a press statement said it “is concerned about reports of imminent ...
Don't Execute Death Row Inmates, Amnesty Begs EdoOsun Defender
Amnesty International Seeks Reprieve for Edo Death Row InmatesTHISDAY Live

all 6 news articles »
 Read More...

FCTA, Club 25 Nigeria plan blood bank in FCT – WorldStage


WorldStage

FCTA, Club 25 Nigeria plan blood bank in FCT
WorldStage
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) will partner with Club 25 Nigeria to establish blood bank in the territory, the Honourable Minister of State for FCT, Oloye Olajumoke Akinjide, said on Tuesday. The minister stated this in Abuja when she ...
Fcta Has Paid Over N43bn To Local Contractors – MinisterLeadership Newspapers
Minister: FCTA Will Pay for All Contracted ProjectsTHISDAY Live

all 9 news articles »
 Read More...

Man Loses 3 Kids In Lagos Boat Mishap – P.M. News


Osun Defender

Man Loses 3 Kids In Lagos Boat Mishap
P.M. News
Man Loses 3 Kids In Lagos Boat Mishap print. Published on October 30, 2012 by pmnews · No Comments. The man who lost three of his children in a boat mishap at Imude in Otto Awori Local Council Development Area of Lagos State, southwest Nigeria, Mr.
Lagos boat tragedy: One more body recoveredNigerian Tribune
'My Children Are Still Missing In Lagos Canoe Tragedy'- FatherOsun Defender
Lagos Boat Mishap: 'My 3 Children Are Still In The Lagoon'Leadership Newspapers
Information Nigeria -Daily Times Nigeria -Nzweek
all 14 news articles »
 Read More...

3rd Mainland Bridge opens on Tuesday – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

3rd Mainland Bridge opens on Tuesday
BusinessDay
The Federal Government will on Tuesday reopen the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos, a week earlier than the planned delivery date of November 6, 2012. The bridge was closed by the government on July 7 to enable contractors replace eight expansion joints, ...
FG reopens 3rd Mainland BridgeNews24
Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos to be Reopened Today – Tuesday 30th October ...Bella Naija
Preparations Heighten As Third Mainland Bridge Re-Opens TodayLeadership Newspapers

all 6 news articles »
 Read More...

Jonathan Demands Ribadu Report – AllAfrica.com


CHANNELS

Jonathan Demands Ribadu Report
AllAfrica.com
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday demanded to see "a comprehensive report" of the Nuhu Ribadu-led oil revenues committee which unearthed large-scale fraud in the petroleum industry. Jonathan asked that the report be presented to him on Friday, ...
No cover-up on Ribadu report -Presidency •I must get report latest Friday ...Nigerian Tribune
Jonathan orders submission of Ribadu's reportNews24
Jonathan directs Ribadu's report to be submitted on FridayCHANNELS
The Guardian Nigeria -THISDAY Live -Osun Defender
all 38 news articles »
 Read More...

$15m Ibori’s Bribe: EFCC Raises Alarm over Clark’s Call for Lamorde’s Removal – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

$15m Ibori's Bribe: EFCC Raises Alarm over Clark's Call for Lamorde's Removal
Osun Defender
$15m Ibori's Bribe: EFCC Raises Alarm over Clark's Call for Lamorde's Removal. EFCC. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has expressed reservation over comment made by elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, calling for the removal of ...
Ibori $15 million bribe: EFCC wants contempt charge for Edwin ClarkCHANNELS
EFCC: From Hope To HogwashThe Guardian Nigeria
$15m Ibori Bribe: Court TurnsLeadership Newspapers
Nigerian Bulletin
all 16 news articles »
 Read More...

National security challenges: The panacea in youth empowerment – The Guardian Nigeria


National security challenges: The panacea in youth empowerment
The Guardian Nigeria
AT no time in the history of the Nigerian nation is the issue of unemployment and its attendant consequence of insecurity more of concern than today. About 22 months after the British Council published its Demographic Report on Nigeria (Next Generation ...
Analyzing Countries Commitment to Youth DevelopmentGhanaWeb
Help the youth achieve their aspirationsPublish Date: Oct 29, 2012New Vision
No Youth Bill Before The National Assembly – AjaniLeadership Newspapers

all 5 news articles »
 Read More...

PDP waits to file case, ACN assesses polls – The Guardian Nigeria


Osun Defender

PDP waits to file case, ACN assesses polls
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the gubernatorial election in Ondo State, Chief Olusola Oke, has written a letter requesting the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to make available to him certified true copies of documents ...
We've put Ondo gov election behind us —ACNNigerian Tribune
ACN: We've Put Ondo Gov Poll Behind UsOsun Defender
Ondo Election: A Game ChangerLeadership Newspapers
AllAfrica.com -THISDAY Live
all 33 news articles »
 Read More...

Edo Assembly dissolves councils – The Guardian Nigeria


Osun Defender

Edo Assembly dissolves councils
The Guardian Nigeria
AFTER two years and four days of running local councils in Edo State on an adhoc “Transition Committee” basis, Edo State House of Assembly yesterday dissolved the committees of the 18 local councils while it ordered the chairmen to hand over to the ...
Edo House of Assembly dissolves LG caretakers •As anxiety grips ...Nigerian Tribune
Edo Assembly dissolves LG councilsCHANNELS
Edo Assembly Dissolves LG Caretaker CommitteesTHISDAY Live
Leadership Newspapers -P.M. News (blog)
all 12 news articles »
 Read More...

More Nigerians disagree over Achebe’s book – The Guardian Nigeria


Myjoyonline.com

More Nigerians disagree over Achebe's book
The Guardian Nigeria
DELTA State Commissioner for Basic Education, Prof. Patrick Muoboghare, has defended the controversial memoirs of the 1967-70 Nigeria Civil War by celebrated writer, Prof. Chinua Achebe, saying they are needed for the unborn generations to learn the ...
Achebe's lies exposed: How Ojukwu starved Igbo children - Biafra's PR repNigerian Tribune
Achebe got it all wrong on Tribalism in Nigeria an ...Indepth Africa
Nwosu : Achebe; Stirring Up A Desirable ControversyOsun Defender
The Streetjournal -AllAfrica.com -Daily Times Nigeria
all 27 news articles »
 Read More...

Prelate Makinde asks FG to expose terrorists – Nigerian Tribune


Prelate Makinde asks FG to expose terrorists
Nigerian Tribune
Prelate of the Methodist Church Nigeria, Dr Sunday Ola Makinde, has called on the Federal Government and all relevant security agencies in the country to expose those perpetrating acts of terror being witnessed in different parts of the country, especially in ...

and more »
 Read More...

Police arrest man who defiled 10-year-old stepdaughter •Man remanded for … – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

Police arrest man who defiled 10-year-old stepdaughter •Man remanded for ...
Nigerian Tribune
THE Ogun State police command has arrested the 62-year-old man, Alabi Ibraheem, who was accussed of defiling his 10-year-old stepdaughter in Abeokuta. The accused, who was reported to have evaded arrest, was eventually arrested by policemen ...
Nigerian paedophile,62, arrested by policeP.M. News
Man, 62, defiles 10-yr-old stepdaughterOsun Defender
Bizzare: 62-year-old Man Allegedly Defiles 10-year-old Step DaughterInformation Nigeria
AllAfrica.com
all 12 news articles »
 Read More...

FG appoints, redeploys perm secs – Nigerian Tribune


FG appoints, redeploys perm secs
Nigerian Tribune
PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of five new permanent secretaries and the redeployment of 11 others in the Federal Civil Service. The new permanent secretaries were sworn in on October 17 by the president. The appointment ...
Jonathan Redeploys Perm SecsLeadership Newspapers
FG Okays Posting of Five New Perm Secs, Redeploys 12THISDAY Live

all 13 news articles »
 Read More...

Kaduna Bombing: Expose these terrorists, Makinde tells FG – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Kaduna Bombing: Expose these terrorists, Makinde tells FG
CHANNELS
The Prelate of Methodist Church Nigeria, Sunday Ola Makinde on Monday called on the Federal Government and all relevant security agencies in the country to expose those perpetrating the acts of terror being witnessed in different parts of the country ...
Kaduna church hit in Nigeria suicide bomb attackBBC News
Is Religious Violence In Nigeria The Whole Story?NPR
Suicide bombing during church service in KadunaAfrik-news
Deutsche Welle -CNN (blog) -Voice of America
all 710 news articles »
 Read More...

Arik stowaway found dead – iAfrica.com


iAfrica.com

Arik stowaway found dead
iAfrica.com
A dead body has been found in the wheel well of a plane operated by Nigerian airline Arik for its London and New York routes. The man's body was found on Friday in an undercarriage wheel compartment after the Airbus A340-500 plane returned to Lagos ...
Arik Air investigates body of Nigerian stowaway found dead in aircraftBusinessDay
Dead man boarded Arik plane from LagosP.M. News

all 4 news articles »
 Read More...

Supreme Court Dismisses Suit Challenging Dickson’s Election – THISDAY Live


Leadership Newspapers

Supreme Court Dismisses Suit Challenging Dickson's Election
THISDAY Live
Governor Seriake Dickson. Tobi Soniyi. The Supreme Court Monday dismissed a suit filed by the Change Advocacy Party and its governorship candidate, Imoro Kabbi challenging the victory of Seriake Dickson of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) of ...
Supreme Court dismisses appeal to sack Bayelsa go...CHANNELS
PDP Says Supreme CourtLeadership Newspapers
Supreme Court decides Dickson's fateNews24

all 13 news articles »
 Read More...

African Commission asks Edo to stop execution of … – CHANNELS


African Commission asks Edo to stop execution of ...
CHANNELS
The African Commission on Monday asked the Federal government to prevail on the Edo State government to stop the execution of prisoners on death row in Benin prison. The commission, in a press statement said it “is concerned about reports of imminent ...

and more »
 Read More...

African Commission asks Edo to stop execution of … – CHANNELS


African Commission asks Edo to stop execution of ...
CHANNELS
The African Commission on Monday asked the Federal government to prevail on the Edo State government to stop the execution of prisoners on death row in Benin prison. The commission, in a press statement said it “is concerned about reports of imminent ...
African Charter On Public Service Values ApprovedAllAfrica.com

all 3 news articles »
 Read More...

Uduaghan inaugurates 12-man committee to manage N500m FG flood Grant – National Daily


National Daily

Uduaghan inaugurates 12-man committee to manage N500m FG flood Grant
National Daily
Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan has inaugurated a 12-man committee with a mandate to ensure judicious management of the N500 million fund given by the Federal Government to Delta State for the rehabilitation of flood victims. The governor emphasized ...
No corpse washed off morgues in Delta floods –GovtMyjoyonline.com
Delta Sets Up Committee To Manage N500m Flood FundThe Guardian Nigeria
Flood: Uduaghan InauguratesLeadership Newspapers
Osun Defender -AllAfrica.com
all 34 news articles »
 Read More...

Gov’s wife tasks parents on good behaviour – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Gov's wife tasks parents on good behaviour
Osun Defender
Gov's wife tasks parents on good behaviour. sherifat-aregbesola_0 Wife of Osun State Governor, Sherifat Aregbesola, has called on parents to inculcate in their children, virtues that would make them shun vices and criminal behaviour. She also called on ...
Aregbesola Advises ChildrenLeadership Newspapers
Osun PDP, ACN disagree over state policeThe Guardian Nigeria

all 6 news articles »
 Read More...

‘Gulak trying to cause problem for Jonathan’ – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

'Gulak trying to cause problem for Jonathan'
Osun Defender
'Gulak trying to cause problem for Jonathan'. President_Goodluck_Jonathan The Special Adviser (Political Matters) to the Deputy Senate President, Okey Ozoani, has said President Goodluck Jonathan does not deserve aides who lack understanding of their ...
Ekweremadu Urges Jonathan To Review Aide's Inner MotivesLeadership Newspapers
Ekweremadu and South-East LawmakersAllAfrica.com

all 10 news articles »
 Read More...

David Mark Throws His Weight Behind The Creation Of Ijebu State – Information Nigeria


Osun Defender

David Mark Throws His Weight Behind The Creation Of Ijebu State
Information Nigeria
The people of Ijebu in Ogun state, yesterday, were thrown into an upswing mood when the Senate President, David Mark gave his unalloyed backing to the creation of Ijebu state. Mark who was speaking at the 2012 annual Ojude-Oba celebration at Ijebu-Ode ...
Why Creation Of More States Is Necessary –MarkOsun Defender
Senate President expresses support for state creationCHANNELS
Glo promises boost to Ojude-Oba cultural festivalTelecompaper (subscription)
Nigerian Tribune -The Guardian Nigeria -Leadership Newspapers
all 18 news articles »
 Read More...

EFCC And Kalu’s New Sermons – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

EFCC And Kalu's New Sermons
Osun Defender
EFCC And Kalu's New Sermons. Orji-Uzor-Kalu. As you read this piece, former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, might be on his way to the home of another prominent monarch. In the last couple of weeks, he has embarked on cross-country visitations, ...
Forgotten Cases Of LootingP.M. News (blog)
Re: EFCC and Kalu's new sermonsBusinessDay

all 5 news articles »
 Read More...

Motorcyclist stabs union chairman to death – News24


Daily Sun

Motorcyclist stabs union chairman to death
News24
Ondo - A commercial motorcyclist has stabbed to death the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria boss over N100 union ticket, Sunnews reports. Ebenezer Adedeji, the deceased was the branch chairman of the RTEAN in the area. The deceased ...
Okada Rider Hacks Union Leader To DeathOsun Defender
Okada rider stabs RTEAN chairman to death over N100 ticketDaily Sun

all 4 news articles »
 Read More...

Reps Seek Grassroots Participation in Constitution Amendment – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Reps Seek Grassroots Participation in Constitution Amendment
Osun Defender
Reps Seek Grassroots Participation in Constitution Amendment. The House of Representatives has reiterated its position on grassroots participation in the on-going review of the 1999 constitution saying it wants to ensure no section of the country is left out in ...
We're ready for grass roots hearing on constitution review —RepsNigerian Tribune
Reps. set for nationwide grassroot hearing on constitution reviewCHANNELS
Reps Release Guidelines For Constitution Review MeetingsLeadership Newspapers
Daily Sun
all 9 news articles »
 Read More...

Security agencies foil jailbreak attempt – News24


Leadership Newspapers

Security agencies foil jailbreak attempt
News24
Rivers - The police in Rivers have beefed up security at Federal Prison, Ahoada, in Ahoada East Local Government Area following a jailbreak attempt on Saturday. The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Ben Ugwuegbulam, told the News Agency of Nigeria ...
Jailbreak in Port Harcourt, 2 killedNigerian Tribune
Six Feared Dead in Failed JailbreakTHISDAY Live
6 Die In Rivers Jail-BreakLeadership Newspapers
Osun Defender
all 13 news articles »
 Read More...

Pray for Suntai, Northern govs urge Nigerians – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Pray for Suntai, Northern govs urge Nigerians
Osun Defender
Pray for Suntai, Northern govs urge Nigerians. Danbaba-Suntai-2602 The Northern Governors Forum (NGF) has called on Nigerians to fervently pray for the quick recovery of Governor Danbaba Suntai of Taraba State, who is currently receiving treatment in a ...
Suntai receives treatment abroad, aides moved to AbujaThe Guardian Nigeria
How Suntai's plane crashed – Eyewitness accountCHANNELS
Taraba governor flown to GermanyNigerian Tribune
BusinessDay -News24 -Zee News
all 129 news articles »
 Read More...

Four feared killed in Ogun auto crash – The Guardian Nigeria


Myjoyonline.com

Four feared killed in Ogun auto crash
The Guardian Nigeria
FOUR persons were yesterday killed in an auto crash, which occurred in front of the Ogun State Governor's office, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta. The mangled bodies of the victims were trapped in the damaged car and sympathisers had to use axe to cut the car into ...
Four die in Ogun road accidentCHANNELS
5 Die, 2 Injure In Ogun RoadLeadership Newspapers
Driver on phone in fatal crashP.M. News

all 11 news articles »
 Read More...

Fire incident at the Plaza – The Guardian Nigeria


CHANNELS

Fire incident at the Plaza
The Guardian Nigeria
Traders lament losses as Fashola visits. TRADERS at the Euro Asia Plaza in the ever-busy Balogun Market at Lagos Island on Sunday wore gloomy faces as they lamented their losses as a result of the fire incident that wreaked havoc in the six-storey building ...
UBA Plaza occupants lost over N1.2bn goods in fireNews24
Breadfruit Fire: Fashola orders building to be cordoned offCHANNELS
UBA Plaza in Lagos Island affected by fireBusinessDay
Nigerian Tribune -Leadership Newspapers -P.M. News
all 16 news articles »
 Read More...

Re: EFCC and Kalu’s new sermons – BusinessDay


Re: EFCC and Kalu's new sermons
BusinessDay
Your comment on the above subject refers. Orji Uzor Kalu's poor performance as a governor of Abia State is a shock to every well-meaning Abian. When he took over the mantle of leadership of the state, we were happy that the true Messiah had come, ...

and more »
 Read More...

Four die in Ogun road accident – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Four die in Ogun road accident
CHANNELS
Four persons were confirmed dead while others sustained injuries in a fatal auto crash which occurred in front of the Ogun State Governor's office, along the Oke-Mosan-Kobape-Sagamu dual carriage way in Abeokuta, the state capital. The mangled bodies of ...

and more »
 Read More...

Jonathan condemns Kaduna church suicide bomb attack – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Jonathan condemns Kaduna church suicide bomb attack
CHANNELS
President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has condemned Sunday's suicide bomb attack on St. Rita's Catholic Church in Kaduna. The president, who was extremely saddened by the explosion, described it as “barbaric, cruel and uncalled for.” President Jonathan ...

and more »
 Read More...

Kogi House of Commotion – ‘Allegations Against Bello Are Mere Smokescreen’ – AllAfrica.com


Leadership Newspapers

Kogi House of Commotion - 'Allegations Against Bello Are Mere Smokescreen'
AllAfrica.com
The removal of Honourable Abdullahi Bello (Okene 2 State Constituency) as Speaker of the House of Representatives and his replacement by Hon Momoh Jimoh Lawal (Okene 1 State Constituency) a fortnight ago has raised a lot of dust in Kogi State. In spite ...
Kogi Impeachment: Reps. were biased in their judgement -Hon. Garba DaudaCHANNELS
An Insight Into Kogi Assembly SagaLeadership Newspapers
Mamora Flays Suspension of Kogi Assembly ActivitiesOsun Defender

all 8 news articles »
 Read More...

Onaiyekan’s Appointment Excites Nigerians – AllAfrica.com


AFP

Onaiyekan's Appointment Excites Nigerians
AllAfrica.com
Pope's announcement Wednesday that Archbishop John Olorunfemi Onaiyekan will be made cardinal on November 24, 2012 has received huge acclamation among Nigerians. Onaiyekan who is archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Abuja is among six ...
Onaiyekan's elevation excites Mark •Oshiomhole congratulates himNigerian Tribune
Nigerian says nomination as cardinal an honour to AfricaAFP
Pope: Why I appointed Onaiyekan, others cardinalP.M. News
THISDAY Live -Leadership Newspapers -Nigerian Observer
all 46 news articles »
 Read More...

Ban On “Okada” In Lagos Will Stem Road Accidents, Say Traders, Others – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Ban On ``Okada'' In Lagos Will Stem Road Accidents, Say Traders, Others
Leadership Newspapers
Some traders in Lagos State have commended the state government for banning commercial motorcycles, popularly called ``Okada'', in the state, saying that it will reduce road accidents to the barest minimum. The traders, who spoke with the News Agency of ...
Pains, gains of okada crisis in Lagos •107 killed, 512 injured in two yearsNigerian Tribune
Okada Accidents Claim 107 Lives And Injured 512 Persons In Two YearsNigerian Bulletin
Rampaging Okada Riders Hard To TameOsun Defender
Information Nigeria
all 10 news articles »
 Read More...

PDP Chief Praises Tinubu’s Ruggedness – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

PDP Chief Praises Tinubu's Ruggedness
Osun Defender
PDP Chief Praises Tinubu's Ruggedness. Former Minister of Mines and Steel Development and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain in Ogun State, Chief Sarafa Isola, yesterday hailed the National leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), ...
Ondo Polls: 'Accept Defeat', Obasanjo Tells PDPThe Guardian Nigeria
PDP is a national party that you cannot beat —Bamanga TukurNigerian Tribune
Ondo Guber Poll - PDP Meet to Reconcile South West MembersAllAfrica.com

all 14 news articles »
 Read More...

Corpse found in Nigerian plane’s wheel well – Times LIVE


AFP

Corpse found in Nigerian plane's wheel well
Times LIVE
The man's body was found on Friday in an undercarriage wheel compartment after the Airbus A340-500 plane returned to Lagos from London, said Arik spokesman Adebanji Ola, but it was unclear when or how he gained access to it. "They just found the ...
Deceased stowaway on Arik Air lacks identity - MgtNigerian Tribune
Body found in Nigerian plane wheel wellSky News Australia
Corpse Of Young Male Found In Luggage Compartment Of Arik Air AircraftOsun Defender
AFP -BusinessDay -THISDAY Live
all 23 news articles »
 Read More...

Man, Four Children Die after Cassava Flour Meal – THISDAY Live


Osun Defender

Man, Four Children Die after Cassava Flour Meal
THISDAY Live
Governor Sullivan Chime. By Christopher Isiguzo. Tragedy struck in a sleepy town of Mbu Apochi in Isi-uzo Local Government Area of Enugu State when five members of a family of seven allegedly died after taking a mixture of cassava and corn flour last ...
Father, 4 Children Die, 2 Others In Critical State After Poisoned Corn Meal In ...Information Nigeria
Man, Four Children Die Of Food Poisoning In EnuguOsun Defender
Man, Five Children Die After Corn MealThe Guardian Nigeria
AllAfrica.com
all 6 news articles »
 Read More...

A Tribute To Father

Life is a voyage,
A book with many a page,
A man and a son,
Under the sun,
Walked that path,
Called flat, Read More...

A Chase In The Shadows

Startled, stunned,
You begin to run,
Till you hear the gun,
Then the baffling is done. Read More...

Ekweremadu and South-East Lawmakers – AllAfrica.com


Ekweremadu and South-East Lawmakers
AllAfrica.com
In May 2006, at the heat of the Third Term, a serving Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, told his colleagues that "My constituents, my family and I support tenure elongation of four more years for the President and my governor." But that was not the ...

and more »
 Read More...

How To Resolve Plateau Crisis, By Jang – The Guardian Nigeria


How To Resolve Plateau Crisis, By Jang
The Guardian Nigeria
PLATEAU State Governor, Jonah Jang, has blamed continuous crisis in the state on the federal government's inability to implement recommendations of reports on previous crises. He also supported calls for the creation of state police, arguing that the move ...

and more »
 Read More...

Military Pledge To Rid Nigeria Of Boko Haram – The Guardian Nigeria


Osun Defender

Military Pledge To Rid Nigeria Of Boko Haram
The Guardian Nigeria
As Gunmen Kill Three, Snatch TV Crew's Van. FROM the military authorities yesterday came the assurance that innocent Nigerians would not be maltreated in the course of ridding the nation of terrorists. General Officer Commanding (GOC) 1 Mechanised ...
Boko Haram sending threat messages for 'donation' - JTFNigerian Tribune
Nigerian Anglican Archbishop right to brand Boko Haram a Foreign Terrorist Org.Virtue Online
Amnesty - Report On Boko Haram for Launch NovemberAllAfrica.com
Osun Defender -Leadership Newspapers -Christian Broadcasting Network
all 41 news articles »
 Read More...

Government Pledges Support For Akwa Ibom Airport – The Guardian Nigeria


Osun Defender

Government Pledges Support For Akwa Ibom Airport
The Guardian Nigeria
OVERZEALOUS security agents, yesterday, barred journalists and members of opposition parties when President Jonathan performed the foundation laying ceremony of the Akwa Ibom Stadium Complex and commissioned the new Government House.
FG pledges to uplift Akwa Ibom airportNigerian Tribune
Journalists Barred from Jonathan's Visit to A'IbomTHISDAY Live
Opposition, Media Barred From Jonathan's Visit To Akwa IbomOsun Defender
Leadership Newspapers -P.M. News
all 12 news articles »
 Read More...

Now comes Kiishi the Dancer…

For those who know her, she must have told you countless of times that she is growing up to become a model, a dancer and a singer.  Read More...

Sponsors of abandoned N351m drug gave fake addresses –NDLEA – The Punch


The Punch

Sponsors of abandoned N351m drug gave fake addresses –NDLEA
The Punch
The Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency is yet to arrest any suspect in connection with the 29.260kg of heroin worth N351m it intercepted at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos, recently. It said the owners of the drug, which were concealed ...
NDLEA arrests 8 suspected drug traffickersNews24
Suspected Traffickers Found With NarcoticsOsun Defender
8 Suspects Nabbed As NDLEA Discovers Narcotics Concealed Inside Aso-OkeInformation Nigeria
Daily Times Nigeria
all 10 news articles »
 Read More...

The terrible aspect of UNIPORT 4 lynching (part 2) – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

The terrible aspect of UNIPORT 4 lynching (part 2)
Daily Sun
By Emma Okah, emmaokah@yahoo.com, 08033211999. Last week, this column clearly condemned the killing of four innocent students of University of Port Harcourt and insisted that the perpetrators must face the music. In doing so, I affirmed that my ...
ALUU 4: Students, Staff No Longer At Ease In Uniport NeigbourhoodThe Guardian Nigeria

all 2 news articles »
 Read More...

There was a country by Chinua Achebe

Chinua, our own Chinua, widely respected all over the world and the author of the best selling book ever to be written by an African(Things Fall Apart) recently put his personal experiences as a Nigerian and then a Biafran together and named the book There Was a Country. Read More...

A Mosquito in Perth…

The process of applying and getting approved for a Visa to stay in Australia was not one of the easiest in the world. After getting my job offer, the hurdle was to prove to the Australian authorities that we were not coming over to Australia to infest the resident population with diseases from Africa. The medical results from our reputable medical practitioners were not enough, the Australian Immigration insisted that the results must be from one of only two approved practitioners for the whole of Nigeria. Read More...

Pirates of Penzance – the Regal Theatre Version

Pirates of Penzance

In February this year, my family and I attended the presentation of this play in Lagos, Nigeria.Now in Perth, the play is presented at the Subiaco Regal Theater by the Arts Projects Australia by a cast direct from London. Read More...

Uba battles Arthur Eze over N.2b property in Enugu – Osun Defender


Daily Sun

Uba battles Arthur Eze over N.2b property in Enugu
Osun Defender
Uba battles Arthur Eze over N.2b property in Enugu. A sensational legal battle between a business mogul from Anambra State, Prince Arthur Eze and Senator Andy Uba, representing Anambra South Senatorial District is now raging before an Enugu State ...
Andy Uba, Arthur Eze at war over N250m Enugu propertyDaily Sun

all 3 news articles »
 Read More...

Reject Violence, Fashola, Tinubu Tell Nigerians – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Reject Violence, Fashola, Tinubu Tell Nigerians
Osun Defender
Reject Violence, Fashola, Tinubu Tell Nigerians. fashola Lagos Governor Babatunde Fashola and his predecessor, Bola Tinubu, have called on Nigerians to reject violence. They say it is only in a peaceful environment that Nigeria can achieve greatness.
Fashola, Tinubu Urge Nigerians to Shun ViolenceAllAfrica.com
Sallah celebration: Ram dealers count losses, as Nigerian leaders preach love ...Nigerian Tribune

all 4 news articles »
 Read More...

PDP, NURTW Clash in Ibadan – AllAfrica.com


PDP, NURTW Clash in Ibadan
AllAfrica.com
Violent clash ensued between members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers {NURTW} and some members of the Peoples' Democratic Party {PDP} in Ibadan yesterday. According to sources, the clash occurred in the residence of the Aare ...
Sallah: NURTW members, PDP supporters clash in IbadanNigerian Tribune
Bloody Sallah Between PDP and NURTWOsun Defender

all 6 news articles »
 Read More...

Uncertain Hope In Anambra Relief Camps – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Uncertain Hope In Anambra Relief Camps
Osun Defender
Uncertain Hope In Anambra Relief Camps. A-displaced-woman-and-her-three-month-old-. Flood victims in Anambra State face an uncertain future, writes EMMANUEL OBE. In spite of the devastating effects of the floods that have swept through many ...

and more »
 Read More...

Flooding – Jonathan Allays Fears of Food Scarcity – AllAfrica.com


euronews

Flooding - Jonathan Allays Fears of Food Scarcity
AllAfrica.com
President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday in Abuja allayed fears that there could be food shortage in the country as a result of the devastating flooding which washed off many farmlands. The President spoke at the Presidential Villa when the Nigerian Muslim ...
Floods: We Have Enough to Forestall Food Scarcity Says JonathanTHISDAY Live
No food shortage on the wayDaily Times Nigeria
Only a Miracle Can Deliver Jonathan's Rio 2016 Medals Goal!Osun Defender
Reuters Africa -Nigerian Tribune -CHANNELS
all 72 news articles »
 Read More...

… As Carnival Calabar Beckons – The Guardian Nigeria


Osun Defender

... As Carnival Calabar Beckons
The Guardian Nigeria
ALL is now set for the 32 days of festivity, fun, adventures and exploration as the capital city of Cross River State, Calabar, popularly known as Canaan city enters the carnival season. For the State Governor, Liyel Imoke who is the celebrant-in-chief of the ...
Mother Kills, Abandon Day Old BabyTHISDAY Live
Calabar Carnival Becoming Self-Sustaining – ImokeOsun Defender

all 9 news articles »
 Read More...

Jonathan, Imoke, Others Back Early Childhood Education – The Guardian Nigeria


Osun Defender

Jonathan, Imoke, Others Back Early Childhood Education
The Guardian Nigeria
PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan, former Vice President of World Bank, Dr Oby Ezekwesili, Cross River State Governor, Liyel Imoke and other eminent personalities, have joined the Empowerment Support Initiative (ESI) to champion the cause for proper ...
Early Childhood Education Key to Development, Transformation Says JonathanTHISDAY Live
Jonathan, Others Make Case For Early Childhood EducationOsun Defender
Jonathan makes case for early child educationNews24
Leadership Newspapers
all 12 news articles »
 Read More...

Ribadu report: Labour urges FG to probe missing $183m – The Punch


The Punch

Ribadu report: Labour urges FG to probe missing $183m
The Punch
The organised Labour on Thursday called on the Federal Government to institute an urgent probe into the revelations by the Nuhu Ribadu Committee that $183m signature bonuses from seven discretionary oil licences awarded by petroleum ministers ...
FG should incorporate illegal refineries – Energy AnalystCHANNELS

all 2 news articles »
 Read More...

Sallah, time to spread love – Olubolade – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

Sallah, time to spread love - Olubolade
Nigerian Tribune
Share. Muslims have been called upon to use the period of Eid-el-Kabir celebration to spread love in the country. The call was contained in a congratulatory message to Muslims by the Minister of Police Affairs, Navy Captain Caleb Olubolade. Olubolade, in ...
Test Of FaithDaily Guide
Why Lagosians 'slow down' this SallahThe Guardian Nigeria
Eid-el-Kabir message from President Jonathan to NigeriansBusinessDay
AllAfrica.com -Leadership Newspapers -Osun Defender
all 76 news articles »
 Read More...

Sallah: NURTW members, PDP supporters clash in Ibadan – Nigerian Tribune


Sallah: NURTW members, PDP supporters clash in Ibadan
Nigerian Tribune
Share. MEMBERS of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and supporters of some chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State engaged in a free-for-all, on Friday, at the home of the Aare Musulumi of Yorubaland, Alhaji ...

and more »
 Read More...

Hoard grains at your own peril, FCT Minister of State tells farmers – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Hoard grains at your own peril, FCT Minister of State tells farmers
CHANNELS
The minister of state for the Federal Capital Territory; Olajumoke Akinjide has been reacting to the news that some farmers may be hoarding grains across the country to cause food crisis following the flooding that ravaged some parts of the country.
Flood: Jonathan reassures Nigerians on adequate food supply, as Akinjide ...WorldStage
FG To Restore Infrastructure Damaged By Flood -AkinjideLeadership Newspapers

all 4 news articles »
 Read More...

Ondo Guber Poll: ACN Didn’t – Leadership Newspapers


Nigeria Master Web

Ondo Guber Poll: ACN Didn't
Leadership Newspapers
The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr Adeyemi Ikuforiji, on Friday in Lagos said that the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) did not suffer any set back from the last gubernatorial election in Ondo State. Ikuforiji told newsmen during the Eid-el ...
*Why Ondo State Election Results Are Beyond Judicial Revocation, Salami ...Nigeria Master Web (blog)
Nigeria: Ondo Election and the Demystification of TinubuCodewit Global Network

all 5 news articles »
 Read More...

Chinua Achebe’s Ten Teachable Lessons – AllAfrica.com


Osun Defender

Chinua Achebe's Ten Teachable Lessons
AllAfrica.com
Beyond the limitations of his personal history in the new classic 'There Was A Country', Achebe calls on everyone to rebuild an Africa that accommodates all irrespective of race, class, gender or religion. '... My father and his uncle formed the dialectic that I ...
The conference that Nigeria needsBusinessDay
Reporter's eye turns toward conflict in 'There Was a Country: A Personal History ...The Evening Sun

all 6 news articles »
 Read More...

Okorocha’s Fights – Winning Some, Losing Hearts – AllAfrica.com


Osun Defender

Okorocha's Fights - Winning Some, Losing Hearts
AllAfrica.com
For a man who has fought and overwhelmed many formidable opponents, including the once entrenched former governor of the state, Ikedi Ohakim (Ikiri), the news that Governor Rochas Okorocha fought the aide of Governor Peter Obi over a chair must have ...
No Face Off Between Okorocha And Speaker' 25 October, 2012Osun Defender

all 6 news articles »
 Read More...

Maku tasks state govts on revenue generation – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Maku tasks state govts on revenue generation
Osun Defender
Maku tasks state govts on revenue generation. Labaran maku Information Minister Labaran Maku has called on state governments to look inward and device means of generating resources rather than focusing on oil money. He made the call on Wednesday ...
Military has embraced democracy - JangNigerian Tribune
Jang supports state policeThe Guardian Nigeria

all 3 news articles »
 Read More...

619 people killed, injured by okada in Lagos – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

619 people killed, injured by okada in Lagos
Nigerian Tribune
NOT less than 619 people were among victims either killed or injured in commercial motorcycle accidents across the Lagos State in the last two years, a record by the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has revealed. The records from the ...
Suit on Okada ban for accelerated hearingThe Guardian Nigeria
Fashola has no right to ban us on federal highways – Okada ridersCHANNELS
Okada Accidents Have Killed Over 107 Persons In The Last Two Years – LASGOsun Defender
THISDAY Live -P.M. News -Information Nigeria
all 56 news articles »
 Read More...

Reactions to Mimiko’s victory… – Nigerian Tribune


BusinessDay

Reactions to Mimiko's victory...
Nigerian Tribune
Victory may end ACN's reign in S/West - Afenifere By Yinka Oladoyinbo, Akure. THE pan Yoruba socio- political group, Afenifere, on Wed-nesday, said the outcome of the gubernatorial election in Ondo State might be the end of term of the Action Congress of ...
Tofa, Labour commend Jonathan over Ondo governorship pollThe Guardian Nigeria
Mimiko calls for continuous voter's registrationCHANNELS
Nigeria's Ruling Party Praises, Challenges ElectionsVoice of America
BusinessDay -AllAfrica.com -Leadership Newspapers
all 59 news articles »
 Read More...

Uduaghan, others caution against defrauding victims – The Guardian Nigeria


Osun Defender

Uduaghan, others caution against defrauding victims
The Guardian Nigeria
LIGHT fingered civil servants and public officers who hope to make a fortune from on-going efforts to rehabilitate thousands of people sacked from their homes by flood in Delta State may have to contend with a completely new challenge. For want of a better ...
Why I kicked against sale of PHCN firm —UduaghanNigerian Tribune
630 schools submerged by flood in DeltaNews24
Uduaghan Charges Muslims To Reflect On The Challenges Facing NigeriaLeadership Newspapers
AllAfrica.com -THISDAY Live
all 30 news articles »
 Read More...

Emulate Sheila Solarin’s virtue – Ikenne LG boss – Nigerian Tribune


Emulate Sheila Solarin's virtue - Ikenne LG boss
Nigerian Tribune
THE chairman, Ikenne Local Government Area of Ogun State, Mr Tajudeen Salako, has described the late wife of Tai Solarin, Sheila Solarin, as a jewel of inestimable value to Nigeria, Ogun State and Ikenne Local Government Area. Salako made this ...

and more »
 Read More...

From Bayo Ohu Trust Fund, succour for widows – The Guardian Nigeria


From Bayo Ohu Trust Fund, succour for widows
The Guardian Nigeria
IN commemoration of the third anniversary of the late Bayo Ohu, an Assistant News Editor of The Guardian, who was assassinated in his Egbeda Lagos home, three years ago, the Bayo Ohu Trust Fund, established by his wife, Blessing, yesterday put smiles ...

and more »
 Read More...

Boko Haram: How far has Nigeria gone with the dialogue process? – Nigerian Tribune


Boko Haram: How far has Nigeria gone with the dialogue process?
Nigerian Tribune
Dapo Falade writes on the ongoing dialogue process as part of the concerted efforts aimed at put to an end the Boko Haram insurgency ravaging most part of the northern parts of the country. ACTIVITIES of members of the Jamaatu Ahlis Lil Daawati wal Jihad, ...

and more »
 Read More...

FAAN complements security at nation’s airports – BusinessDay


FAAN complements security at nation's airports
BusinessDay
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)), says it has introduced sniffer dogs and anti-terrorism squads to complement security at four airports in Nigeria. Mr Yakubu Dati, the General Manager, Corporate Communications of FAAN, who spoke with ...
The Vultures Are At It Again!AllAfrica.com

all 4 news articles »
 Read More...

Flood: Federal relief agency spends N17m on Rivers – News24


Leadership Newspapers

Flood: Federal relief agency spends N17m on Rivers
News24
Port Harcourt - Rivers Deputy Governor Tele Ikuru on Wednesday said the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) had delivered relief materials worth N17.9 million to about 830,000 displaced persons in Rivers. Ikuru, who was speaking at a news ...
Rivers threatens community leaders over materials for flood victimsNigerian Tribune
Flood: Rivers Accuses Traditional Rulers Of Diverting Relief MaterialsLeadership Newspapers
Flood: 830000 displaced in 183 Rivers communitiesDaily Sun

all 7 news articles »
 Read More...

No Face Off Between Okorocha And Speaker’ 25 October, 2012 – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

No Face Off Between Okorocha And Speaker' 25 October, 2012
Osun Defender
No Face Off Between Okorocha And Speaker' 25 October, 2012. Rochas_Okorocha. The Imo State government has denied any crisis between Governor Rochas Okorocha and the Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Benjamin Uwajumogu.In a statement ...

and more »
 Read More...

Ogun Gives Families Of Slain Policemen 500K Each – Information Nigeria


BusinessDay

Ogun Gives Families Of Slain Policemen 500K Each
Information Nigeria
The Ogun State Government on Wednesday gave the family members of the five policemen killed by armed robbers in the Abeokuta and Ibafo areas of state early this week N2.5m. The policemen were, Inspector Christopher Ugwu, Inspector Josiah Udoh, ...
Ogun Lauches Save-Our-Sight ProjectAllAfrica.com
Ogun donates N7.5m to families of slain policemenThe Guardian Nigeria
Amosun gives N7.5 million to families of slained police officersCHANNELS
BusinessDay -P.M. News
all 8 news articles »
 Read More...

*Giant Strides in Sokoto State’s Education Sector – Nigeria Master Web (blog)


Nigeria Master Web (blog)

*Giant Strides in Sokoto State's Education Sector
Nigeria Master Web (blog)
*Giant Strides in Sokoto State's Education Sector. By Amiru Adamu. There is no doubt,that Sokoto State was before now regarded as one of the educationally backwards states in Nigeria. However this assertion can no longer be made,considering the efforts ...
Governor flogs PHCN manager •For failing to supply electricity to his communityNigerian Tribune
Wamakko Commissions Sokoto Old Market Police OutpostLeadership Newspapers
Wamakko, Aides Accused of Flogging PHCN ManagerTHISDAY Live
Daily Times Nigeria -Osun Defender
all 10 news articles »
 Read More...

Sacked NIMC workers protest illegal sack at National Assembly – CHANNELS


Sacked NIMC workers protest illegal sack at National Assembly
CHANNELS
Sacked workers of the National Identity Manager Commission (NIMC) have petitioned the House of Representatives over their sack and asked for the removal of the present director general of the commission. The workers, who were before the House ...

and more »
 Read More...

Seplat unveils quiz programme for second… – BusinessDay


Seplat unveils quiz programme for second...
BusinessDay
Seplat Petroleum Development Company Limited, one of the foremost independent oil and gas companies in Nigeria, has announced social programme, SEPLAT PEARLs Quiz, aimed at promoting academic excellence in secondary schools in Edo and Delta ...
MP NIGERIA : Shutdown on the Trans-Forcados pipeline4-traders

all 3 news articles »
 Read More...

We are working towards averting floods for the next half century – Jonathan – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

We are working towards averting floods for the next half century – Jonathan
CHANNELS
President Goodluck Jonathan has assured that his administration is working towards averting floods in the country for the next 30 to 50 years. The President gave this assurance in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, when he visited the state to assess the ...
Flood - Jonathan Promises Seedlings to Benue FarmersAllAfrica.com
Jonathan Promises Food Security, Drugs To Flood VictimsLeadership Newspapers
Jonathan ends tour of flood statesDaily Times Nigeria

all 13 news articles »
 Read More...

IG orders 24-hour security for worship centres during Sallah – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

IG orders 24-hour security for worship centres during Sallah
CHANNELS
Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, has ordered all Zonal Assistant Inspectors-General of Police and Commissioners of Police at the state commands to provide 24-hour water-tight security across the country before, during and after the Sallah ...
Eid-El-Kabir - IGP Orders AIGs, CPs to Tighten SecurityAllAfrica.com
Sallah: IGP orders 24hrs surveillance nationwide •Muslims make last-minute ...Nigerian Tribune
IG Orders AIGs to Ensure Hitch-free CelebrationTHISDAY Live
Leadership Newspapers
all 12 news articles »
 Read More...

Amosun: I Inherited A Decayed State – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Amosun: I Inherited A Decayed State
Osun Defender
After 15 months of assuming office, Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, is still contending with the challenge of fixing the state. He claims to have inherited a state that was on the verge of collapse. In this interview with state correspondents in ...
Ogun Releases 500 Hectares OfLeadership Newspapers
Ogun Allots 500 Hectares of Land To Lagos stateP.M. News

all 4 news articles »
 Read More...

Sheila Solarin for burial Nov. 9 – The Guardian Nigeria


Sheila Solarin for burial Nov. 9
The Guardian Nigeria
THE late Mrs. Sheila Solarin, widow of the late social critic and educationist, Dr. Tai Solarin, will be buried on Friday, November 9, 2012. According to the burial arrangements, the remains of Mrs. Solarin, a Briton, would arrive her Ikenne-Remo, Ogun State ...
Tai and Sheila Solarin as a brandNigerian Tribune

all 2 news articles »
 Read More...

Bakassi Peninsula: Court Strikes Out Indigenes’ Suit – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Bakassi Peninsula: Court Strikes Out Indigenes' Suit
Leadership Newspapers
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday struck out the suit brought by indigenes of Bakassi in Cross River state seeking an order voiding the Green Tree Agreement that Nigeria signed with Cameroon in 2006. The Green Tree Agreement officially ...
Bakassi indigenes appeal ruling on Green Tree AgreementCHANNELS
Bakassi: Nigeria to open fresh talks with CameroonNigerian Tribune
Court Throws Out Bakassi Indigenes' SuitP.M. News (blog)
Osun Defender -AllAfrica.com -THISDAY Live
all 15 news articles »
 Read More...

I Would Have Loved To Be – Leadership Newspapers


I Would Have Loved To Be
Leadership Newspapers
The coordinating minister of the economy and minister of finance Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala sensationally stated during the Presidential Retreat on Sports on Monday that she would have loved to be the minister of sports because of the big business potentials ...

and more »
 Read More...

Senator confessed Boko Haram link —SSS – Nigerian Tribune


Myjoyonline.com

Senator confessed Boko Haram link —SSS
Nigerian Tribune
THE Department of State Security Service (SSS) on Wednesday claimed that the embattled senator representing Borno South senatorial district, Mohammed Aliyu Ndume, confessed to having links with the dreaded fundamentalist sect, Boko Haram. An officer ...
Boko Haram: Ndume accused of giving AGF's phone number to sectNigerian Observer
Ndume Gave Adoke's Phone Number to Boko Haram - SSSAllAfrica.com
Senator Ndume Has Admitted To Having Links With Boko HaramOsun Defender
Information Nigeria -THISDAY Live
all 19 news articles »
 Read More...

Cleric proffers solutions to problems confronting communities – Nigerian Tribune


Cleric proffers solutions to problems confronting communities
Nigerian Tribune
The Bishop, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Diocese of Omu Aran in Kwara State, Right Reverend Philip Adeyemo, has taken a cursory look at challenges confronting communities in Nigeria, and thus said that, "Let us all repent and come to God ...
Petro Price Rises To N120 PerLeadership Newspapers

all 2 news articles »
 Read More...