Tuesday, January 19, 2016. Major Headlines


  • 55 Govs, Ministers, Businessmen Stole N1.34tn in Eight Years, Says FG
  • Three Feared Dead as Security Agents Quell Biafra Protest in Aba
  • Oil Drops Below $28 for First Time Since 2003
  • 800 Peacekeeping Nigerian Soldiers Return from Dafur
  • Kim and Kanye as You’ve Never Seen Them Before
  • Boko Haram No Longer Holds Any Nigerian Territory, Buhari Tells Ban Ki-Moon
  • NBC’s Emeka Mba Regains Freedom from EFCC
  • 12 People Abducted in Bayelsa Creeks
  • NPO to Appeal Court Judgment on Press Council Decree
  • Avian Flu: 81,500 Birds Destroyed in Kano, Ebonyi
  • EFCC Opens Trial against Ex-NIMASA Boss, Calls First Witness
  • Synagogue Sues Lagos Coroner’s Court, AG over Collapsed Building Indictment
  • NIPOST Intercepts N83.1bn Counterfeit Money at Ikeja Mailing Centre
  • NMA: 80% of Lassa Fever Cases Pass Unnoticed
  • Trouble in PDP as Group Asks Haliru, Metuh to Resign
  • Senate Promises to Pass 2016 Budget in February
  • Dickson: Instead of Focusing on Economy, Buhari is Interested in Political Conquest
  • FCT: APC AMAC Supporters in Free for All at Party Secretariat
  • Ekwunife’s Entry Unsettles South East Women’s Caucus
  • APC to Boycot LG Poll in Ondo
  • Rivers’ Unending Rivalry
  • As Nasarawa Dissolves into War of Words
  • Re: What Abia Truly Needs
  • Nzeogwu, a Nationalist Not Tribalist
  • FG, Zinox Group to Partner on Job Creation in 774 LGAs
  • Credit Bureaux Records 29 Million Registered Borrowers
  • Report: Richest 62 People Own Same as Half of the World
  • CIBN Accredits Sterling Bank Training Academy
  • NSE, FMDQ Lists Transcorp Hotels Plc N10 Billion Bond
  • Oil Companies Deferred 68 Projects, $380bn Investment in 2015, Says Report
  • NDIC Releases Guidelines on Mobile Payments System
  • Trustfund Registers 600,000 Pension Contributors
  • Delta Council Calls for Synergy to Secure Oil Industry Investments
  • NSITF Tasks NNPC on Employees’ Compensation Scheme
  • Again, PPMC, Marketers Defy FG on New Ex-Depot Price of Petrol
  • NERC Moves to Protect Consumers against Operators’ Inefficiencies
  • Nigeria, UAE sign pact on stolen funds recovery, others
  • BREAKING: Metuh arrives court in handcuffs
  • How NIMASA spent N2.6b, by witness
  • UNESCO proposes new model on textbooks
  • Bloody pro-Biafra protest in Aba
  • Okowa condemns attacks on oil facilities
  • El-Rufai launches feeding for 1.8m pupils
  • Activists back CBN’s dollar policy against Bureaux De Change
  • No worker sacked, says FUTA VC
  • ‘Why Abia appeal judgment cannot stand’
  • NURTW warns drivers

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