Today’s major headlines (Saturday, June 21, 2014)


  • INEC pledges smooth exercise as Ekiti elects Governor Saturday
  • NBA deploys 36 observers In Ekiti
  • CNPP faults withdrawal of charges against Abacha’s son
  • Gunmen kill 12 Borno villagers in fresh border attacks
  • Eulogies as Arisekola goes home
  • Ndigbo warns Boko Haram to steer clear of South-East
  • Nigeria retains tier 2 Status On US Human Trafficking Rating
  • 219 Chibok Girls still missing, says Committee
  • Experts urge African Countries to increase Intra-African Trade
  • NSA calls for proactive approach to fight against cybercrime
  • Bosnia must fall, Osaze, Yobo, Onazi boast
  • Citizen Coverage: Report Ekiti guber election
  • Ekiti 2014 D-Day: Can rice, salt and pepper win votes ?
  • Nigeria’s democracy under threat – APC
  • Impeachment: Nyako begs in Abuja
  • Wanted Boko Haram terror gang leader killed in shootout
  • I’ll accept outcome of Ekiti poll—Fayose
  • Ekiti: APC bemoans clampdown on party leaders, Journalists
  • APC loses top govt. officials to PDP
  • Ekiti poll: Fayemi commends INEC over innovations as voting commences
  • Arrest of APC leaders: We won’t be intimidated – Niyi Adebayo
  • ‎I was under pressure to step down – Bamidele
  • Massive turnout as Ekiti voters begin accreditation
  • Ekiti: APC raises alarm over arrest of party chieftains
  • Kenya urges fans to watch World Cup at home after attacks
  • Nigeria VS Bosnia: The Facts
  • England won’t sack Hodgson despite Three Lions exit
  • Our hearts go out to bomb attack victims – Keshi
  • Police arrest woman for selling baby for N30,000
  • N1bn Igbo deportees suit not ripe for hearing – Court
  • Why I set up a university – Ayo Oritsejafor
  • Kano Emir, Sanusi makes first appointment
  • Calm in Ekiti as troops tighten security
  • 476,879 voters to determine Fayemi, Fayose, Bamidele’s fate
  • Chibok girls: I won’t succumb to blackmail– Oby Ezekwesili
  • Wike is the man to beat in 2015 election –Bipi
  • Blame Jonathan if military aborts democracy –Balarabe
  • UBA lures youths with incentive-packed product
  • FG to address challenges facing all sectors of education— Jonathan
  • Falana condemns militarisation of Ekiti
  • N600m fraud: EFCC closes case against Ikuforiji, aide
  • Former NUJ President Ndagene dies, union mourns
  • Edo PDP delighted over grounding of Oshiomhole’s helicopter
  • NCC intercepts N30m pirated books
  • Police arrest another suspected Boko Haram member in Owerri
  • Brazil 2014: Star holds farewell party for winners
  • Don’t scuttle 2015 elections, Jonathan cautions Nigerians
  • Minister says Ekiti election will reflect people’s choice
  • Nigerian bond yields expected to fall on budgetary allocations
  • World Bank approves $495.3m to boost agriculture in Northern Nigeria
  • Africa Forex -Tax payments seen boosting demand for African currencies
  • Africa hosts 86% of world refugees – UNHCR

Related Stories:



About the Author