Today’s major headlines (Wednesday, June 11, 2014)



  • FG submits Alison-Madueke’s name for OPEC Secretary-General’s post
  • Bloody day in Edo Assembly as Lawmakers try to suspend Speaker
  • How cracks between officers, soldiers in 7Div hinder war against terror
  • Nigerian resists deportation from the UK, saying she’s gay
  • Borno community resorts to eating wild fruits and roots
  • Sanusi rules from Government House, receives traditional coronation regalia
  • Again, Alison-Madueke, NNPC ask court to stop House probe
  • Nigeria to pay $70,000 for forced eviction of slum-dwellers in Rivers
  • Pakistan, Nigeria to collaborate on war against terrorism
  • Atlanta-bound Delta flight diverted to Dakar for precautionary reasons
  • NLC seeks prosecution of Military Officers involved in media attacks
  • LASU tuition crisis worsens as police teargas students
  • Oyegun set to clinch APC chairmanship
  • As the Ekiti race enters the final lap
  • Amaechi’s ugly Kano experience
  • From PDP to APC: Don’t say i told you so
  • Kutigi: Some delegates have been planted to cause confusion, subvert conference
  • Jonathan meets Fayose, Omisore on Ekiti, Osun governorship polls
  • Court orders INEC to recognise Rivers PDP Exco loyal to Wike
  • Rivers: Imprisonment of Amaechi’s plane at Kano Airport bad omen for 2015
  • APC blames Ekiti violence on Jonathan’s 2015 Re-election bid
  • Jega alleges sabotage in INEC
  • Fayemi: Attack on my convoy was an attempt to kill me
  • Oshiomhole: Lawmakers got N50m each to defect
  • Gbajabiamila: Attempt to weaken opposition in the House won’t fly
  • NLC accuses NERC of arbitrary increase in Electricity Tariffs
  • Coach Jonas who discovered Emenike says …
  • Boko Haram: Pay boost for soldiers
  • 2015: Jonathan laboured to get us back to PDP –Wamakko
  • Brazil 2014: Senate President leads FG delegation
  • Fayose promises accreditation of Ekiti Varsity College of Medicine
  • Ekhomu hails DSS on arrest of Nyanya bombers
  • Jonathan’s ex-campaign coordinator threatens to dump PDP
  • Abubakar commissions hospitals in Ilorin
  • ‘Why police, military fail in Borno’
  • Gowon erases fear of unemployment for UNILAG graduates
  • Katsina APC elects substantive chairman
  • Beware of failed politicians, PDP urges Nigerlites
  • PDP chieftain berates Fayemi over call for removal of CP
  • Cement reclassification won’t jack up price – Dangote
  • Banks begin customer biometric registration next week
  • NLC slams NERC over rising energy cost
  • WEF appoints Nweke Jnr member Global Agenda Council
  • BRAZIL 2014: We’ re not money mongers –Yobo
  • Firm buys stake in MTI to expand rural broadband
  • Super Eagles won’t go beyond second round -Poll
  • Nigeria to host Africa Fashion Reception
  • Fashola threatens to bar articulated vehicles on roads
  • Nigeria’s security forces improving – Expert
  • Police promote CPs, dismisses four officers
  • Delegates seek Lake Chad’s revival
  • Some delegates want to scuttle confab – Kutigi
  • Soldiers, residents flee Borno towns

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