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  • newBetween electoral and executive rascality and democracy
    ELECTIONS in any democracy create or destroy power. Which in effect means that while elections can refresh power for incumbents they can also remove them from power. That was what happened in Ekiti State recently and even though the loser’s wife has protested that what happened at the election will soon be known, the fact is that power ...
    - 21 mins ago, 12 Jul 14, 1:12am -
  • newTroops uncover Boko Haram’s underground armoury
    •Recover 80 machine guns, RPGs from Balmo Forest •Over 20 suspects undergo interrogation The Defence Headquarters is still counting the gains of the recent capture of Balmo Forest in Bauchi State from Boko Haram. The military authorities said yesterday that  troops uncovered an underground armoury owned by the Islamic sect in the forest which  stretches ...
    - 52 mins ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:41am -
  • newEx-AGF, Onagoruwa,16 others become SANs
    •LPPC fixes Sept 22 for inauguration Former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Dr. Olu Onagoruwa, was yesterday named among 17 lawyers awarded the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) by the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee (LPPC) this year. The Registrar of the Supreme Court, Sunday Olorundahunsi, who made the ...
    - 53 mins ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:40am -
  • newNational Conference: Northern delegates shun Kutigi’s meeting
    •No, flight disruption affected the peace parley The division at the ongoing National Conference sank deeper yesterday following the boycott of a peace parley with the Chairman of the conference, Justice Idris Kutigi by Northern delegates. Kutigi was scheduled to meet with a team of “50 wise men” randomly selected among the delegates. The peace ...
    - 54 mins ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:39am -
  • newApc raises alarm over PDP’s alleged plan to assassinate Adeleke, three others
    All Progressives Congress (APC) has alerted security apparatus in Osun State  that Omisore and the PDP have contracted the assassination of four top APC leaders to hired killers from the Niger Delta for immediate execution. The leaders involved are Alhaji Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke (the first civilian governor of the state), Elder Peter Babalola (aka Peter ...
    - 55 mins ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:38am -
  • newBoko Haram: Immigration deports 182 illegal immigrants
    About 182 illegal immigrants from different African nations have been deported by the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Lagos State Command. They were picked from different locations in the metropolis following an ongoing raid. Command boss, Comptroller Julius Ogbu said a few weeks ago, community leaders from various parts of African nations were told to advise ...
    - 56 mins ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:37am -
  • newOgun pays N27bn to retirees in three years
    Ogun State Government said it paid over N22billion to pensioneers and another N5billion as gratuities in the last three years even as it vowed not to owe any pensioner or worker his due. Governor Ibikunle Amosun revealed this yesterday when leaders of the pensioners paid a courtesy call on him in his office at Oke-mosan, Abeokuta. ...
    - 57 mins ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:36am -
  • newImpeachment plot: Nyako, deputy shun panel’s summons
    Governor Murtala  Nyako and his deputy,Mr.Bala Ngilari, were conspicuously  absent yesterday     as the 7-man  panel constituted by the former Ag. Chief Judge Adamawa State ,Justice Ambrose Mammdi  to probe  the duo, commenced sitting in Yola . They were also not represented by any counsel. Chairman of the panel, Alhaji Buba Kaigama, apologized  for the delay ...
    - 58 mins ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:35am -
  • newBoko Haram: 173 teachers killed, says NUT
    •Threatens  strike  over unpaid 27.5 per cent  allowance in Unity Schools A total of  173 teachers have lost their lives in Boko Haram attacks in Borno and Yobe states over the years,the National President of the  Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Mr Michael Olukoya,said yesterday. One hundred  and seventy of the teachers were killed in ...
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:32am -
  • newNNPC increases refinery utilization capacity to 60%
    •Attains 2.5m bpd production The Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr. Andrew Yakubu, yesterday disclosed that the four refineries now have 60 per cent refining capacity utilization. Yakubu who spoke at the capacity building workshop for media practitioners themed: “The role of NNPC in the Nigerian economy,” held in ...
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:28am -

Daily Trust

  • Again, EFCC arraigns former BankPHB, Spring Bank bosses
    For the third time in three years, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) today at a Lagos Federal High Court, arraigned Francis Atuche and Charles Ojo, both former managing directors of Bank PHB plc and Spring Bank plc for graft charges.Specifically, the two were slammed with 45-count charge bordering on mismanagement and misappropriation of shareholders funds through reckless grants of credit facilities without adequate security.The two former bank chiefs however pleaded not guilty to all the counts.Presiding judge, Justice Ofili Ajumogobia ordered that they should continue to enjoy the bail granted to them by the former court.Further mention on the matter was fixed for Ja…
    - 14 Nov 12, 6:23pm -
  • Thugs disrupt Nasarawa students' protest against unpaid scholarship
    Gangs of thugs, today, violently disrupted protests by Nasarawa State students of tertiary institutions who poured into streets to register their anger against the state government's failure to pay their scholarship.The students, who were led by officials of Nasarawa State Students' Association (NASSA), and zonal leaders of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), had earlier in the morning gathered at the Nasarawa State Polytechnic, in Lafia, where they commenced the protest that was designed to take them through major roads including Jos Road, and Shendam Road, to terminate at the gates of Government House.The students planned to stage a bigger protest at the gates of Govern…
    - 14 Nov 12, 5:19pm -
  • Osun Assembly rejects CJ nominee
    Osun State House of Assembly today rejected a nominee, Justice Oyebola Adepele Ojo, for the position of Chief Judge of the state.The state governor, Alhaji Rauf Aregbesola forwarded the name of Justice Oyebola to the Assembly as a successor to the retired Justice Olaniyi Ojo who has just finished his tenure in the office.The state legislature rejected the governor's nominee for the post of Chief Judge based on a rule of the House. The Assembly said there is a constitutional clause that bars the parliament from acting on any matter pending in court.After debating on the nomination, the House leader, Mr. Timothy Owoeye moved motion for the rejection of the nominee and it was seconded by the…
    - 14 Nov 12, 5:11pm -
  • Saraki was a political tactician –Mark
    Senate President, David Mark, on Wednesday lamented the death of Second Republic Senate Leader Dr. Olusola Saraki. Mark in a statement signed by the Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, to the Senate President, Kola Ologbondiyan, quoted Mark as saying that Saraki was “a political tactician and engineer” who navigated the scene like a colossus. Mark said: “Saraki was a political leader who stood to be counted when it mattered. “He stood on the side of the people and worked assiduously for the liberation of the down trodden. He was a leader who lived and worked for others. “We shall miss his fatherly counsel. We shall miss his candor. We shall miss his humility. We shall…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:42pm -
  • Senator Saraki mourns father
    Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki has described his late father, Olusola Saraki, as a selfless politician who was devoted to the development of mankind.Announcing the death of his father, the Senator representing Kwara central said, “with gratitude to Almighty Allah, we announce the passage to eternity of our beloved father and grandfather, His Eminence, Oloye (Dr.) Abubakar Olusola Saraki, Waziri of Ilorin, former Senate Leader, Second Republic, Federal Republic of Nigeria who answered the call to the great beyond, in the early hours of today in Lagos.“We take solace in knowing that our father lived an exemplary life of service, and selfless devotion to development of his people and nati…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:35pm -
  • Nasarawa South hit by pockets of violence, two killed
    Communities in Nasarawa-South axis have experienced fresh attacks between peasants and nomads which have killed two persons between Monday and Tuesday. A peasant was killed on Monday at about 6am when gunmen believed to be cattle-rearers stormed in on Agboko, a village near Kadarko, and opened fire on villagers who were just waking up from their beds. A security report by Adamu Adi, the administrator of Giza Development Area to Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura said a man was killed, while a woman was badly injured with machete in the attack. State Deputy Police Public Relations Officer (DPPRO), Cornelius Ocholi confirmed that Agboko was hit by crisis from gunmen, but said the identity of th…
    - 14 Nov 12, 1:32pm -
  • October Allocation: Federal, States LGS share 574.940bn
    The Federal, states and local governments have  shared 574.940 billion naira for the month of October with the Federal Government getting at least 218.652 billion naira  while the states got at least 110.903 billion naira.The Minister of state for Finance, Yerima Lawal Ngama, who made this known after the Federation Account Allocation Committee meeting Tuesday,  said the net allocation to the local government is 85.502 billion naira while oil and minerals producing states got 46.62 billion naira  as 13% derivation .The minister said the distributable statutory revenue for the month of October is 467.007 billion naira, adding that there is no augmentation since the revenue for the month…
    - 14 Nov 12, 10:22am -
  • Senate: Our hands are tied on state creation
    As the National Assembly embarks on the new phase of the amendment of the 1999 Constitution, the Senate has said that its hands are tied on the creation of new states.Deputy Senate President and Chairman of the Senate Committee on Constitution Review Senator Ike Ekweremadu told journalists in Abuja yesterday that the National Assembly would not announce the creation of any state at the end of the exercise.Ekweremadu said Nigerians should stop expecting the National Assembly or its committees on constitution review to announce the creation of new states as the constitution does not provide for such.He said the people of South-east where he comes from should also stop expecting him to use…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:00am -
  • Omnishambles named word of the year by Oxford English Dictionary
    “Omnishambles” has been named word of the year by the Oxford English Dictionary.The word - meaning a situation which is shambolic from every possible angle - was coined in 2009 by the writers of BBC political satire The Thick of It. But it has crossed over into real life this year, said the judges.Other words included “Eurogeddon” - the threatened financial collapse in the eurozone - and “mummy porn” - a genre inspired by the 50 Shades books.“Green-on-blue” - military attacks by forces regarded as neutral, such as when members of the Afghan army or police attack foreign troops - was also on the shortlist.The London Olympics threw up several contenders including the verb…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:00am -
  • Foreign airlines: Minister must appear in person, Reps insist
    The House of Representatives Committee on Aviation yesterday commenced investigation into reports that Aviation Minister Stella Oduah has blocked four foreign airlines from landing in Abuja and Kano airports.The House had on November 6th mandated the committee to investigate reports that Oduah had refused to grant landing permits to Emirates, Etihad, Ethiopian Turkish and Asky airlines who have all applied to commence commercial flights to Abuja and Kano after a motion was sponsored by Rep.  Ali Madaki (PDP, Kano).When the hearing begun yesterday, the minister did not appear in person but was represented by Permanent Secretary in the Ministry, Ms Anne Ene-Itaq.However, when asked by co…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:00am -

The Punch

  • newTravel tips to Venezuela

    Travel tips to Venezuela

    Currency The official currency in Venezuela is the Venezuelan Bolivar Fuerte (Bs. F) which is made up of 100 céntimos (¢). Notes are issued in denominations of Bs. F2, Bs. F5, Bs. F10, Bs. F20, Bs. F50 and Bs. F100. Coins come in 1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, 50¢ while the 1¢ is rarely used. Currency... [Read More...]
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:24am -
  • newDreams die first (2)

    Dreams die first (2)

    I watched Germany beat a strangely listless France at the FIFA Fan Fest on the Copacabana beach in Rio De Janeiro penultimate Friday. To my great chagrin, I couldn’t get a ticket to the showdown at the World famous Maracana Stadium. I was reminded of how close but so far away Nigeria were from playing... [Read More...]
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:06am -
  • newLaw abiding sports citizens

    Law abiding sports citizens

    Since I began covering the Nigeria sports sector I have never seen law abiding citizens like those that occupy the Ministry of Sports/National Sports Commission now. Indeed, I am yet to see government officials obey a court ruling like they did with the one from Jos that has turned the system into rofo rofo fight... [Read More...]
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:04am -
  • newPolitics made FIFA drop Nigerian referees – Ajayi

    Politics made FIFA drop Nigerian referees – Ajayi

    The patron of the Lagos State Football Referees Council, Kayode Ajayi, has said Nigerian referees are left out of the current World Cup due to politics of the game and not lack of quality. There had been hues and cries over the quality of the referees which the country produces when FIFA dropped the three... [Read More...]
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:59pm -
  • newARS 4: Rivers, Akwa Ibom book tickets to final

    ARS 4: Rivers, Akwa Ibom book tickets to final

    Rivers Team A and Akwa Ibom on Friday booked their final places in the girls’ category of the ongoing Airtel Rising Stars U-17 Football Tournament at the Port Harcourt zone of the championship. The match which was played at the Sharks Stadium was witnessed by football fans from the host city and its environs. Rivers... [Read More...]
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:57pm -
  • newOnazi injury exposed Mikel in Brazil –Damola Are

    Onazi injury exposed Mikel in Brazil –Damola Are

    Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kakanfo Inn and Conference Centre, Ibadan, Damola Are, has said that the deficiency of Chelsea midfielder, Mikel Obi, was exposed at the World Cup after the injury sustained by Ogenyi Onazi. While assessing the performance of the team at the tournament, Are said that the Super Eagles deserve... [Read More...]
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:56pm -
  • newUNHCR grateful to Mikel, Shittu

    UNHCR grateful to Mikel, Shittu

    The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has commended Chelsea midfielder Mikel Obi and his manager John Shittu for their contributions toward the success of the 2014 World Refugee Day. The day was marked on June 20. The world body said in a letter to Shittu, “We, UNHCR, want to say a huge thank you... [Read More...]
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:53pm -
  • newI dumped USA to avoid being labelled African American– Jelks

    I dumped USA to avoid being labelled African American– Jelks

    Nigeria’s current 100 metres champion, Mark Jelks, admits the doping ban he got in 2010 made him a better athlete. He tells KAZEEM BUSARI what chances he stands at the forthcoming Commonwealth Games Did you expect you were going to beat every runner when you decided to compete at the All-Nigeria Championships in Calabar? Especially... [Read More...]
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:51pm -
  • newMan jailed five years for raping 16-year-old girl

    Man jailed five years for raping 16-year-old girl

    An Upper Area Court in Zuba, Abuja, on Friday sentenced Salvation Timothy of Dawaki Hillside to five years imprisonment for raping a 16-year old girl. Malam Aminu Sa’ad, the presiding judge, handed down the judgment on the 21-year old security guard when he pleaded guilty to the charge of rape. Sa’ad said there was no... [Read More...]
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:50pm -
  • newBrazil, Holland battle for third place

    Brazil, Holland battle for third place

    It is with great sense of pain that hosts Brazil and the Netherlands file out today to play the third-place match in the 2014 World Cup. The few Brazilians who spoke with The PUNCH say they are no longer interested in the competition as a third-place win is just the same as a fourth-place finish.... [Read More...]
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:45pm -

Guardian Nigeria

  • Okoh leads 470 Anglicans to Nairobi conference
    THE Primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Archbishop Nicholas Okoh, left Abuja Sunday as the head of Nigeria’s 470-man delegation to Kenya, to attend the second Global Anglican Future Conference (GAFCON), opening today.While in Nairobi, Okoh will join leaders from Anglican Provinces in Africa, Asia, Australia, South America, UK and the U.S. to discuss the future of the Anglican Communion.GAFCON was established in 2008 as a result of the strange teaching of western churches of the Anglican Communion, particularly on sexual preferences and homosexuality.The maiden conference took place in Jerusalem in 2008, the same year Nigerian bishops pulled out from the Lambert Confer…
    - 20 Oct 13, 11:00pm -
  • Eight die, 61 hospitalised over Plateau’s cholera outbreak

    Eight die, 61 hospitalised over Plateau’s cholera outbreak

    EIGHT persons have died and 61 others hospitalised over an outbreak of cholera in Namu village in the Qua’pan Local Council of Plateau State. Namu hosts people who were displaced during the violent crisis in the Obi Local Council of Nasarawa State.Plateau State Epidemiologist, Dr. Raymond Yuryit, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Sunday in Namu: “Yes, there has been an outbreak of cholera in Namu village; eight people have been killed while 61 others have been hospitalised.’’Yuryit spoke when he received Alhaji Alhassan Barde, the Executive Secretary of the Plateau State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), who had gone to assess the situation.He said that those hospitalised had b…
    - 20 Oct 13, 11:00pm -
  • Bomber kills self, 31 others in Syria

    Bomber kills self, 31 others in Syria

    A SUICIDE bomber blew up a truck packed with explosives at an army checkpoint in Syria's central city of Hama Sunday, killing at least 31 people, a monitoring group said."At least 31 people, including regime troops, were killed when a man detonated a truck laden with explosives at a checkpoint near an agricultural vehicles company on the road linking Hama to Salamiyeh," the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.The Britain-based watchdog said the death toll was likely to rise, as "there are dozens of wounded, some of them in critical condition".State news agency SANA reported that the blast left 30 dead and injured dozens.Quoting an unnamed official, SANA said "a terrorist bomber blew…
    - 20 Oct 13, 11:00pm -
  • S’East, S’South govs meet
    SOUTH-EAST and South-South governors Sunday resolved to work together for the economic development and unity of the geo-political zones.Saying they would remain committed to the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan, the governors also disclosed that they would intensify the pursuit of common interests that would strengthen the economy of the regions.Rising from their meeting in Enugu, Cross Rivers State governor, Liyel Imoke, who briefed journalists, said: “We deliberated extensively on the same issues that we have discussed previously, which we had made privy to you at our last meeting. We will continue to focus on economic cooperation, unity and of course, the pursuit of our c…
    - 20 Oct 13, 11:00pm -
  • Four feared killed, 14 injured in Ondo auto crash
    AN automobile accident involving a passenger bus and a private car that occurred on Saturday at Igbara-Oke in Ifedore Local Council of Ondo State has claimed four lives along the Ilesa-Akure road while 14 other persons also sustained various degrees of injuries.Eye-witness accounts had it that the car, a Honda brand with registration number AA 239 GBH, was overtaking at a dangerous bend when it had a head-on collision with an oncoming 18-seater Mazda bus with registration number: KSF 706 XF, suspected to be coming from the Ilesa end.Confirming the incident, the Officer in charge of Field Operation of the Ondo Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Joseph Ojerinde, sai…
    - 20 Oct 13, 11:00pm -

Vanguard News Nigeria

  • newPDP Rally: Fayose to APC, get ready to leave S’West, other states in 2015
    The governor-elect of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayo Fayose, yesterday, said that the Peoples Democratic Party will in 2015 defeat the main opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, in the South-West states, stating that the APC should prepare to leave the states it is currently in control of.The post PDP Rally: Fayose to APC, get ready to leave S’West, other states in 2015 appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:33am -
  • newImmigration arrests 200 irregular immigrants in Lagos
    The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Lagos State Command on Friday said that it arrested more than 200 suspected irregular immigrants in a week.The post Immigration arrests 200 irregular immigrants in Lagos appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:32am -
  • newFG committed to providing affordable houses to all Nigerians – Jonathan
    President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, reiterated the commitment of his administration to provide affordable shelter for all Nigerians.The post FG committed to providing affordable houses to all Nigerians – Jonathan appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:12am -
  • newTo get uninterrupted electricity, vote out PDP — Fashola
    Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State has said the only way to get uninterrupted electricity supply in the country is to vote out the ruling People’s Democratic Party, PDP from power in the forthcoming 2015 general elections.The post To get uninterrupted electricity, vote out PDP — Fashola appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:07am -
  • newSAN: LPPC drops Keyamo, confers rank on 17 lawyers
    THE Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee, LPPC, yesterday, said it had awarded the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, to 17 legal practitioners in the country.The post SAN: LPPC drops Keyamo, confers rank on 17 lawyers appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:55pm -
  • newAmosun’s action against monarch is ‘executive recklessness’— Court
    Ogun State High Court, sitting in Sagamu has ordered governor Ibikunle Amosun to pay the Alakene of Ikenne, Oba Adeyinka Onakade his 19 months salaries and allowances which the government has “illegally” withheld.The post Amosun’s action against monarch is ‘executive recklessness’— Court appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:54pm -
  • newDeregistration: Mark wades into Fresh/inec crisis
    Senate President David Mark has waded into the dispute between the Fresh Party, and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC over the deregistration of the party founded by Rev. Chris Okotie, according to a statement issued in Lagos by Ladi Ayodeji, the party’s spokesman.The post Deregistration: Mark wades into Fresh/inec crisis appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:53pm -
  • newAturu, dependable ally, hero of masses – Oshiomhole, Mimiko
    Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has described the late human rights lawyer, Mr Bamidele Aturu, as one of the most dependable allies of the masses.The post Aturu, dependable ally, hero of masses – Oshiomhole, Mimiko appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:52pm -
  • new2015: S/South PDP, APC Govs‘ll meet on the battle field— Uduaghan
    GOVERNOR Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has declared that it will be love lost between Governors of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP and their All Progressives Congress,APC, counterparts in the Niger Delta, saying they would meet on the field in 2015.The post 2015: S/South PDP, APC Govs‘ll meet on the battle field— Uduaghan appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:44pm -
  • newAdamawa impeachment: Nyako, deputy shun panel
    The seven-man panel set up by the former Adamawa State Acting Chief Judge, Justice Ambrose Mammadi to investigate allegations of gross misconduct against Governor Nyako and his Deputy, Bala Ngillari commenced sitting yesterday at the Conference Hall of the Federal Secretariat, Yola, the state capital.The post Adamawa impeachment: Nyako, deputy shun panel appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:36pm -

THISDAY LIVE Nigeria

Leadership Newspaper Nigeria

  • newJonathan’s Aide, Delta PDP Chair In Free-for-all
    Hell was let loose yesterday in Asaba, the capital of Delta State, when the Special Adviser on Intergovernmental Affairs to President Goodluck Jonathan, Mrs Mariam Ali, and the state chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Peter Nwaoboshi, engaged in a free-for-all. The show of shame took place at the secretariat of the party...The post Jonathan’s Aide, Delta PDP Chair In Free-for-all appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 58 mins ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:35am -
  • newIsraeli Leader Says He Feels No Pressure To Quit Bombing Gaza
    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel said Friday that his forces were fighting Hamas with “increasing intensity” to quell its rocket barrages from Gaza, ignoring outside criticism and calls for restraint in the increasingly deadly Israeli aerial assaults. Even as he spoke, Palestinian militants fired salvos into central and southern Israel and said their arsenal...The post Israeli Leader Says He Feels No Pressure To Quit Bombing Gaza appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 1 hour ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:20am -
  • new17 Lawyers Make SAN List
    The Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee (LPPC) has announced the names of 17 legal practitioners, who succeeded in the interview conducted for intended candidates for the rank of Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN). The Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court and the secretary of the Committee, Mr. Sunday Olorundahunsi, who announced the names yesterday said at...The post 17 Lawyers Make SAN List appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 2 hours ago, 12 Jul 14, 12:02am -
  • newIs The Internet Making Us Stupid?
    Reading online could be making us dumber, a University of Victoria study has found. The study of offline and online reading behaviour found spending hours glued to a computer screen had a negative impact on cognition, concentration, comprehension, absorption and recall rates. People were reading more text than ever, but retaining less of it. Victoria’s...The post Is The Internet Making Us Stupid? appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:50pm -
  • newHamas Threatens To Strike Israel’s Main Airport
    Hamas’s armed wing says it intends to fire rockets from the Gaza Strip at Tel Aviv’s Ben-Gurion international airport and warned airlines not to fly to Israel’s main gateway to the world. The airport has been fully operational since Israel began an aerial offensive on Tuesday in the Gaza Strip and Palestinian militants intensified their...The post Hamas Threatens To Strike Israel’s Main Airport appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 2 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 11:34pm -
  • newCertificate Forgery: Supreme Court Clears Suswam
    The Supreme Court has cleared the Benue State Governor Gabriel Suswam of allegations of certificate forgery brought against him by a former governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Terver Kakih. Kakih who lost the January 9, 2011 governorship primaries by 6 votes to Suswam who scored 976 votes had challenged his opponent’s...The post Certificate Forgery: Supreme Court Clears Suswam appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 9 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 4:21pm -
  • newKi-moon, Osotimehin Call For Investment In Youths
    The United Nations Secretary-General and the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Funds (UNFPA), Mr. Ban Ki-moon and Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin respectively on Friday called on government leaders to invest greatly in the well over 1.8 billion youth around the world. In his message for the World Population Day, Mr. Ban Ki-moon said that...The post Ki-moon, Osotimehin Call For Investment In Youths appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 9 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 4:09pm -
  • newGDP Rebasing Lowers 2013 Economic Growth To 5.49%
    Nigeria’s actual gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate for 2013 has been revised to 5.49 per cent at the conclusion of the rebasing exercise from down from the 7.41 growth previously, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced on Friday. The final GDP rebasing results by output for 2010 to 2013, released by the NBS...The post GDP Rebasing Lowers 2013 Economic Growth To 5.49% appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 10 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 3:56pm -
  • newJonathan Commissions 324 Housing Units In Enugu
    President Goodluck Jonathan has again restated the determination of the present administration in providing quality and affordable housing for Nigerians. President Jonathan stated this at the commissioning of a 324 units housing estate fully financed by the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria ( FMBN) in Enugu, on Friday. Represented by Vice President Namadi Sambo, President...The post Jonathan Commissions 324 Housing Units In Enugu appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 10 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 3:34pm -
  • newDoctors Strike: Court Adjourns Case
    Following the protracted crisis in the health sector, the National Industrial Court of Nigerian (NICN) has adjourned the case between the Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) and Federal Ministry of Health to October 13 this year. However, Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) and the Assembly of Health care Professional Associations have filed...The post Doctors Strike: Court Adjourns Case appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership Newspapers.
    - 11 hours ago, 11 Jul 14, 2:13pm -

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Two Americans Abducted by Pirates off Nigeria Coast
Two Americans working on the U.S. flagged commercial oil supply ship off the coast of Nigeria were kidnapped by pirates. Rebel forces in Nigeria say they are talking with the pirates. CBS News State Department correspondent Margaret Brennan reports on the trend of African piracy.Ranked 4.00 / 5 | 9 views | 0 commentsClick here to watch the video (02:22)Submitted By: CBSTags:Pirate Nigeria Abducted Kidnapped Video Videos Cbsnews.com Video Cbs News Video CBS This Morning Categories: News & Events
- 25 Oct 13, 12:56pm -
Second London Terror Suspect Identified
Michael Adebowale, a 22-year-old Nigerian-born naturalized British citizen, was identified as the second suspect in the hacking death of a British soldier in a London street.Ranked 4.00 / 5 | 30 views | 0 commentsClick here to watch the video ()Submitted By: CBSTags:London Terror Attack Hacking Second Suspect Michael Adebowale 22 Year Old Nigeria Nigerian Born Naturalized British Citizen Soldiers Killed Death Watch Video News CBS Evening News Categories: Entertainment
- 25 May 13, 12:56am -
Cleric Tied to Xmas Day Attack
While Anwar al Awlaki has condemned terrorism in the past, several intelligence sources claim the U.S.-born cleric was instrumental in the Christmas Day attack onboard Flight 253. Bob Orr reports.Ranked 4.00 / 5 | 11 views | 0 commentsClick here to watch the video (02:55)Submitted By: CBSTags:Cbsepisode Cbsbomb Abdulmutallab Northwest Airline Airports Airplanes Jets Bombs Explosions Al Qaeda Al Qaida Osama Bin Laden Yemen Nigeria Ghana Africa Middle East Wars Obama United States CBS Evening News Categories: Entertainment
- 29 Nov 12, 1:37am -
Flash Points: Bin Laden, Pakistan, Nigeria
On this week's "Flash Points" CBS News' Bob Orr and Juan Zarate span the globe analyzing this week's terror plot, concerns in Pakistan, terror in Tajikistan, and unrest in Nigeria.Ranked 4.00 / 5 | 9 views | 0 commentsClick here to watch the video (11:19)Submitted By: CBSTags:Cbsepisode Washington Unplugged Tajikistan Nigeria Osama Bin Laden Cbsflashpoints Terror Plot Pakistan Politics/Washington Unplugged Categories: Entertainment
- 14 Sep 12, 8:47am -
Death Toll in Nigerian Plane Crash Expected to Rise
Officials in Lagos, Nigeria fear the death toll from the crash of a commercial airliner will rise significantly. The Dana Air jet crashed into an apartment building and killed all 153 people onboard and more on the ground. Erica Hill reports.Ranked 4.00 / 5 | 37 views | 0 commentsClick here to watch the video ()Submitted By: CBSTags:Cbsepisode Nigeria Airplanes Crashes Apartments Buildings Landing Survivors Death Lagos CBS This Morning Controversial Titles Categories: Entertainment
- 11 Sep 12, 8:16pm -
Headlines: Failed Rescue Mission in Nigeria
"CBS This Morning" takes a look at some of the day's headlines from around the globe.Ranked 4.00 / 5 | 3 views | 0 commentsClick here to watch the video (01:08)Submitted By: CBSTags:Cbsepisode Rescue Nigeria British Al Qaeda Titanic Photos Area Mapping Starbucks Green Mountain Coffee At-home Brew Women Gila National Forest CBS This Morning Categories: Entertainment
- 10 Sep 12, 12:57am -

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