Here are the major headlines for Thursday, February 14, 2019


  • Three persons killed by Boko Haram in Shettima’s convoy
  • AIB blames poor visibility for Osinbajo helicopter crash
  • Africa’s strength depends on healthy Nigeria, Commonwealth scribe tells Buhari
  • EU adds Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, 21 others to dirty-money blacklist
  • Abia’s ex-Chief Justice, Uzokwe, challenges her compulsory retirement by NJC
  • Alleged certificate fraud: Court adjourns Sen. Adeleke’s matter until April 2
  • NJC constitutes five-man panel to investigate Onnoghen, Tanko Muhammad
  • CUPP fixes protest for Friday as CCT orders Onnoghen’s arrest
  • Investment inflow rose by $4.5bn to $16.8bn in 2018 –NBS
  • FG hands over Warri port terminal to concessionaire
  • FG to auction another N150bn bond February 20
  • BOI, firm create N1bn Niger Delta off-grid energy fund
  • Nigerian ports boast $15bn facilities, says NPA
  • DSS discovers 18 flashpoints in Cross River
  • IPOB peddling fake news with videos, photos of corpses —Army
  • Corpers get N35,000 each as election duty allowances, says NYSC
  • Amosun presents N1.2bn cheques to ex-political appointees
  • Lagos-Ibadan road: Motorists groan as military men cause gridlock on ‘Long Bridge’
  • Robbers lead mob to lynch innocent clearing agent in Lagos
  • Man nabbed for defiling six-year-old girl in Ogun
  • AAU suspends ASUU chairman over sex-for-marks allegation


The Nation

  • Buhari, Atiku, others sign Peace Accord 
  • Militants were unleashed on my government, says Buhari
  • Buhari to Commonwealth Sec-Gen: we’ll conduct credible polls
  • Incite violence, get visa ban, forfeit assets, Britain warns Nigeria’s politicians
  • INEC to relocate polling units over security challenges in Zamfara
  • NJC issues fresh query to acting CJN 
  • Senior lawyers disagree over CCT’s order
  • Attack on Buhari, Osinbajo treasonable, says Falana
  • Gunmen kidnap UBEC official in Ondo
  • INEC working for PDP, says Oshiomhole
  • PDP raises alarm over heavy security presence in Kwara 
  • Election: Police deploy 30,000 personnel in Lagos state — CP
  • Buhari is the best thing to happen to Nigeria, says Chime 
  • Use general elections to elect credible leaders, Aare Adams urges Nigerians 
  • Aisha Buhari calls on women to vote massively for APC 
  • Buhari, not sit-tight President – Oshiomhole 
  • Police arrest three suspects for stealing two children in Nasarawa State 



  • Feb.16 poll: Buhari begs Atiku others to accept result
  • Alleged N272m Contract Scam: Ex-SGF, Lawal, Others Secure N50m Bail
  • We’ve no candidates for Zamfara, Rivers, INEC replies APC
  • Egypt 2019: Amapakabo Invites 33 to Camp for Libya Clash
  • FG, Dangote Flags off Reconstruction Of Ofeme Community Road Network
  • Mines Minister, Bwari Empowers Over 7000 Niger Women, Youth 
  • IPOB accuses police of killing 5, arresting 15 members in Imo
  • Micro Pension Sector Largely Untapped, Constitutes 60% of Population – Etaduovie
  • OANDO Foundation Partners American Firm to Boost Students’ ICT
  • Google, UBA to provide free Wi-Fi to customers
  • APC, PDP Exchange Words Over Importation Of Thugs
  • My ambition not worth blood of any Nigerian – Atiku
  • Olawepo-Hashim claims lead on social media over Buhari, Atiku
  • 15 Imo guber candidates adopt Araraume
  • I’ll Abide By Signed Peace Accord — Ganduje
  • Yahoo boys: Police arrest suspects with 200 female pants
  • UNN Art Dept, Colleagues Celebrate Anatsui At 75 With Igwebuike
  • Vanguard Newspaper’s Women Roundtable Inspired Birth Of Women In Progress, Says Dr Ena Onikoyi




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