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2014-11-25 Aids Is No. 1 Killer of African Teenagers
[IPS]Lagos -Two years ago, Shola* was kicked out of the family house in Abeokuta, in southwestern Nigeria, after testing HIV-positive at age 13. He was living with his father, his stepmother and their seven children.

2014-11-25 Powerful Explosion Hits Maiduguri
[Daily Trust]A powerful Improvised Explosive Device (IED) on Tuesday morning went off near the busy Monday Market in Maiduguri.

2014-11-26 Emergency Extension - Military Mounts Pressure On Senate
[Vanguard]ABUJA--THE Senate yesterday grilled the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Kenneth Minimah, Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosun and The Director of Department of State Service, Mr. Ekpenyong Ita for eight hours over the security situation in the North.

2014-11-26 Health Workers Strike Again
[Vanguard]JUST a couple of months after the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, arm of the public sector health workers ended its protracted strike, the National Union of Allied Health Professionals, NUAHP, and the Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, again, withdrew their services. You have a right to wonder how often they are at work in a year. The fresh strike followed even after the Federal Government approved their demand to be allowed to become consultants, just as their peers, the medical doctors.

2014-11-26 Invasion of APC Data Office - Jonathan Bent On Pushing Nigeria Towards Anarchy - -Buhari
[Vanguard]LAGOS -- ALL Progressives Congress (APC) presidential aspirant, General Muhammadu Buhari has accused President Goodluck Jonathan of being determined to push Nigeria into anarchy in the shortest possible time.

2014-11-26 How I Survived Prostate Cancer - -Soyinka
[Vanguard]ABEOKUTA--Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, yesterday, gave a shocking revelation of how he was diagnosed and eventually cured of deadly prostate cancer.

2014-11-26 Two Female Suicide Bombers Kill 67 in Borno Market
[Vanguard]Maiduguri -At least 67 people were feared dead and about 98 others seriously injured yesterday when two female suicide bombers hit a popular Monday market along One-Way Road, Chalarams, Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.

2014-11-26 How I Survived Cancer - Wole Soyinka
[Premium Times]The Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, on Tuesday disclosed that he is a cancer survivor.

2014-11-26 Unijos Shut As Security Operatives Shoot Eight Protesting Students
[Premium Times]The University of Jos has been closed down after a protest by students over hike in fees turned bloody, with security officials called in to restore order shooting at least eight students.

2014-11-26 P-Square Loses Dad
[Leadership]The enigmatic duo of Peter and Paul Okoye, famously known as PSquare have lost their father, barely two years after losing their mother.

2014-11-25 Two Blasts Hit Maiduguri, More Than 45 Dead
[Vanguard]A suicide bomber attacked a crowded market in northeast Nigeria's city of Maiduguri on Tuesday, moments after a bombing rocked the same spot, witnesses said.

2014-11-25 Suicide Bombers Kill Dozens in Maiduguri Market
[Premium Times]Dozens of traders and passerby were today (Tuesday) killed near Maiduguri main market when two suspected female suicide bombers dressed in full hijab detonated bombs hidden under their garments, witnesses and security sources have said.

2014-11-25 Hoodlums Bomb PDP Secretariat in Calabar
[Daily Trust]Calabar -Hoodlums have bombed the Cross River State secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in Calabar, where materials meant for yesterday's rescheduled ward congress were kept.

2014-11-25 Jonathan - We Won't Win Terror War If...
[Daily Trust]President Goodluck Jonathan says Nigeria and her neighbours will not find it easy to win the war against terrorism if they do not cooperate with one another.

2014-11-25 U.S. Crude Oil Import From Nigeria Declines By 93 Percent
[Guardian]THE United States' import of crude oil from Nigeria and Algeria have declined by 93 per cent since 2010, the U.S Energy Information Administration (IEA), has said.

2014-11-25 Five Lake Chad Region Nations Meet Over Boko Haram
[Guardian]Abuja -THE fourth meeting of military and security chiefs from the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) and Benin Republic began in Nigeria capital's Abuja with Nigeria's Minister of Defence, Lt Gen Aliyu Gusau Mohammed urging member nation to forge closer collaboration towards curbing the violence of the Boko Haram insurgents.

2014-11-25 Presidency Caught Showcasing Kwankwaso's Projects As Jonathan's Achievement in North-West
[Premium Times]The Nigerian presidency has been caught showcasing projects executed by the Kano State Government as part of the legacy projects executed by the President Goodluck Jonathan's administration in the North-West geopolitical zone of the country.

2014-11-25 Our Inequality Before Police
[Vanguard]DEBATES about the barricade of the National Assembly are more about the infringement of the rights of one arm of government to assemble.

2014-11-26 Being 'Anointed' Isn't Guarantee of Victory - Etuk
[Independent (Lagos)]Hon. Michael Sabastine Etuk, a geologist by training, was the immediate past Commissioner I, Akwa Ibom State Local Government Service Commission. He is in the race for the governorship of the state as he reveals to journalists, including CORRESPONDENT, AUGUSTINE ADAH. Excerpts...

2014-11-26 Hospitality Business Is Next to Oil-Inok
[Independent (Lagos)]Friday Inok,Group General Manager of Glonik Hotels is a turnaround expert in hospitality business. He spoke with GODWIN AGWAMESEH and EBERE OBINAGWAM on investment opportunities in hotel and hospitality business in Nigeria. Excerpts:

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