Champion

News

Voters shun Warri poll

Agbeyegbe s last journey delayed at airport

Speakers call for national confab

Alleged N126m scam: Arrest Akande if you can, aide dares Oyinlola

Jubilation as Ngige s security returns

Appeal Court upholds Uba s election

Neimeth raises alarm over stress-related deaths

2007: Anenih, Igbinedion on their own  S. South leaders

Mantu committee berates oil marketers

How Nigeria can make impact in oil industry Utomi

Lagos ANPP declares support for Etiebet


Politics


How Udenwa tickled Obasanjo

2007: South East, South South forge common front

Editorial & Opinion

Witch-hunting in Edo

Ndigbo in nation building

Challenges to Orji Kalu

s successor

Daily Independent

News

FAAN denies Agbeyegbe homage at airport

Awka jubilates as police tighten security around Ngige

Senators resolve to produce next president
Naval chief destroyed documents on missing ship -witness
Presidency orders police, SSS, NIA to pay N1.9b NITEL bills
PDP candidates returned unopposed in Delta LG poll
Shekarau is playing dirty politics, says Kwankwaso
Fuel queues resurface in Abuja, environs
Reps approve N6.79b for power and steel ministry
Shell challenges National Assembly over payment of $1.5 billion to Ijaw
AD's registration certificate with me, says Akinfenwa
Nullify 2003 elections, APGA tells Supreme Court
Alleged coup plot: DMI fails to produce Mustapha in court
Obasanjo meets Bush, hopes to consolidate peace initiatives in Africa
Ivorien,French defence pact null and void, says Gbagbo
Laws passed must stand test of time, Masari tells NASS
EFCC recovers N30 billion in one year
Marketers defy govt's order on fuel prices
Globacom slashes international call tariff to 80k per second
Doctors poised for strike
Group urges FG to compel release of panel report on Kaduna killings
EFCC probes N500m missing frozen fish

Southern governors meet in Edo today
Court again confirms Senator Uba's election
Imo to spendN35b in 2005
Alleged killerof policewoman gives self up
Police set to contain return of Bakassi Boys
Group accuses Ngige of crying wolf
LASUTH's hole-in-heart surgeries successful
Ekiti abandons plan for a college of medicine
Psychiatric patient attacks doctor at UCH
AD defectors are political scavengers, says Tinubu

Politics

Igbo lost presidency in 2003 'cos of lack of focus-Adighije

Culprits must pay for Anambra mayhem
AD faults Obasanjo's claims on economy
Sacked 65 Niger LG workers recalled
Opara's chieftaincy ceremony turned campaign ground in P/Harcourt
House of Reps member, Macebuh, honoured
Lam Adesina's aide decamps to PDP
Deregulation Options


Editorial & Opinion

Atiku and Government's critics
The Barbarian flood
Is the Nigerian really corrupt?
IBB -Project 2007: What manner of hard sell?

Re: Of Gov Attah's white elephant projects
Incessant power disruption
Uzere and Shell


Daily Trust

Top Stories

NDIC earmarks N10.7bn to pay liquidated banks customers

SSS files fresh charges against Damagun, others

2007: Na’Abba confirms presidency to North

Hajj: Jigawa registers 2,088 intending pilgrims

NUJ, editors shun hearing on press council bill

Saudi-German hospital plans investment in Nigeria

More condolences for Media Trust MD

Business

Ports concessions to attract 50,000 new jobs -Minister

NPA handles 1,776 vessels in first half of 2004

Intercontinental Bank gives 150 scholarships

Opinion

Projecting Nigeria’s image through entertainment

Refelections on AIDS day

Letters

Re: Cholera, measles ravage Kano and Jigawa states

Why Afenifere will not last


Sports

Top ministry officials in SSS net for missing items

Ekeji resumes at ‘Abu Obe University’

Column

Globalisation:How the Muslim world crashed to the backseat

Editorial

The election in Ukraine

Guardian

News

Russia denies role in missing ship

Obasanjo, Bush discuss AIDS, security

Global body scores Nigeria low in Internet usage

Police arraign three over Agbeyegbe's murder

Britain, Russia, other member states support Annan

Police strengthen security around Ngige

State assemblies want confab to review constitution

Naira dips at exchange market, lose N3 to dollar


Voters shun election in Warri

APGA rejects Supreme Court's panel
Shell refutes senator's allegations over $1.5b compensation

Court adjourns coup plot suit against Al-Mustapha, others

Mantu denies role in alleged plans to destabilise Plateau

NEPA pledges quick end to outages

Nigeria faces sanction over W'African gas project

Appeal Court upholds Uba's victory in Anambra senatorial polls

INEC suspends Borno Senatorial bye-election

Nas indicts Obasanjo, police over Anambra crisis

22, 684 depositors petition National Assembly over housing programme

CBN deputy governor lists benefits of recapitalisation
PDP zoning to wait until national convention, says Gana

LASU V.C. decries dearth of Africa's participation in fairs
Law School boss scores police chief high

Adelaja consoles Maiden Ibru
EFCC recovers Ecumenical Centre's N120m

Akume's supporters, others clash
Govt to spend N28 billion on waterways

Josephine Anenih wants women to emulate Winnie Mandela
C'River targets N2b investment in Christmas Festival

FUTA to commission N100m projects at convocation

Politics

Anambra: Coping with throes of angst

...Enemies of democracy are at work, says Ikokwu

Editorial & Opinion

Godfrey Otubu (1924 - 2004)

Ngige is not safe

Between fair comment and ignorance

Running with the hare, dodging the assassins

In defence of Okada

Citizen Omokunle's plight

Registration of Incorporated Trustees

This Day

News

Shell Dares Senate, Says 'You're No Court'
SGBN Moves to Pay Depositors
Power Output Climbs Back to 3,133mw
Presssure on Annan as Bush Demands Full Disclosure
FG Releases N1.5bn to Enhance Agric
Anambra Crisis: Afenifere Faction Wants Judicial Inquiry
House Approves N6.8bn Power Projects Funds Transfer
Counsel Cautioned for Contempt
Masari Warns Against Conflicting Legislations
Southern Govs’ Confab: Anambra Crises, Revenue Formula Top Agenda
...Division Among South-south Leaders Deepens
Coup: Trial of Al-Mustapha, Others Stalled
INEC Halts Borno North Senatorial Elections
Drama As Agbeyegbe Goes Home
NYSC for Reform - Ahmed
Globacom, NDDC Partner on Poverty Eradication
Cabotage: FG Seeks Support of Oil and Gas Industry
Customs Seizes N2m Petroleum Products
Need to Expand Economic Base, By Agagu
Fayose, A Leader to Watch- Adedibu

Udenwa Presents N35.7bn Appropriation Bill
Lagos Residents Advised on Environment
HIV/AIDS: 'Why Women Are Vulnerable'
Epidemic Imminent, Poultry Farmers Warned
FG Commits N800m to SIWES
Govt to Spend N40m on Game Reserves
ICPC Boss Calls for Religious, Ethnic Tolerance
‘ How Fidelity Bank Won My Heart’
‘NEPA, Restore Electricity to Academy’
Alamieyeseigha Faults NDDC Masterplan
We Won't Downsize Workforce- Daniel
Institute Trains 5,000, Inducts 362

Politics

'Why PDP, FG Are Fighting Tinubu'
Katsina Releases N21m for Council Projects
At 58, Atiku’s Profile Still Soaring
Audu, Ex-Kogi Gov, to Decamp to PDP -Ahmed
Speaker Withholds Members Constituency Funds
'How Gowon Marginalised Ndigbo'
2007: Pressure Group Mobilises for Mantu
Ogun ANPP Expels 4

Sports

Glass House Will Crumble Without Govt Support
Why I'm Going to Zurich - Adamu
Enyimba Switch Strategy for Etoile
Big Shots Storm Hilton Golf
UNIPORT, UNILAG Dominate B/Ball
Mobil Restates Commitment to Schools Sports
Amodu Bids Enyimba Well
Fans Want Onigbinde Back
NFA Restructuring Begins
MTN/CAF League: Enyimba Stockpile Jerseys, Food, Water
MTN Academicals Final Friday
Vmobile Polo: Sayyu Dantata is MVP
Onigbinde Quits Shooting Stars
UNIPORT Flops in Individual Sports
Arsenal, United Take War to Carling Cup

Business

Privatisation: 30m Shares Reserved for Workers
Food Workers Demand New Wage
FG Introduces Cargo Support Programme for Indigenous Operators
Cabotage Shipping: Re-awakening the Fanfare
The Plots, Intrigues of ANLCA Election
Agu, Usoro Win Maritime Award
Cabotage Law Abuse by Foriegners
How to Manage Work-related Stress
IAP Workers Wants Chairman Removed
VLA Organises Competency Programme for HR Managers
Nigeria Joins Oil Pollution, Compensation Convention Fund
Port to Train 880 Police Officers
VLA Organises Competency Programme for HR Managers
Experts Highlight Worsening Work Environment
Re: Food Union Boils Again
Poor Allocation May Worsen Labour Crises in 2005
Lufthansa Names New Boss for Nigeria, W/Africa
Lufthansa Opens First Class Terminal
Branson Seeks Investment in India's Local Airlines
Nigeria Airways: Liquidator Promises Transparency

Triumph

News

Obasanjo is behind Anambra crisis -- Nas
FG renews commitment to farmers
Fail to account, lose allocations...KTSG warns LGS
Commission on Ungogo council chairman winds up
Minister advocates UBE programme review
350,000 HIV patients to enjoy anti-retrovirals
FG advised on food importation
Former SSG donates equipment to Kura Gen. Hospital
Presidential adviser speaks on trade policy
N27bn debt: NITEL launches aggressive bill collection strategy
Micro finance institutions to emerge-- CBN
11 states to benefit from AIDS emergency intervention
KNSG tasks drivers, Achaba riders on traffic rules
Katsina introduces mudu for markets

Grassroots

Kunchi indigenes in Kaduna hail Shekarau
Fadama programme: 10 LGs to benefit fromN7.5bn in Katsina

…As KTSG releases fund for projects execution
Bagwai laments low activity at Kano fair
Khulafa'u to graduate 59 students
FG urged to lift ban on food importation

Focus


Towards peace in Northern Nigeria

Opinion

What hope for Ungogo LG ?
Are customs helping matters?

Politics

IGP restores security to Ngige
Danjuma carpets Middle Belt leaders
Gov Dariye calls for unity among citizenry
Deceit as state policy

Sports

Manchester United pip Arsenal 1-0

Gov Shekarau cup... Kano SWAN calls for registration
NFA's accounts are audited -- Yusuf
FIFA won’t ban Nigeria


Vanguard

Cover Stories

Warri council polls aborted

Agbeyegbe: Capital Airlines grounded

Shell faults MP on $1.5b compensation

CBN drops early retirement policy

National News

APGA asks Supreme Court to void 2003 elections

Ooni leads turnaround bid for Ife

Militants set oil pipeline ablaze

Politics

Race For Presidency:How the north is preparing for 2007

Western powers to decide who wins?

I owe this to Tunji Oseni

How NDDC Master-plan can transform Niger Delta

POLITICAL NOTES:- PDP and the zoning formula

2007 and Orji Kalu's declaration: Matters arising

Southwest

Yoruba Council of Elders asks FG, Police to arrest situation in Anambra

Lagos govt assures on specialised care in open heart surgery

Absence of counsel stalls trial of Al-Mustapha

Missing ship: Prosecution, defence counsel in hot exchange of words

North

Dariye warns media over inflamatory news

Federal Medical Centre to receive N20m equipment

Turaki makes case for implementation of decisions at governors peace forum

Ojo Madueke appeals to Nigerians on reforms

Niger Delta / Southeast

Bafarawa, Nwodo make case for electoral reform

Ibori appoints new Vice-Chancellor for DELSU

Group calls for appointment of women into position of trust in Bayelsa

Ijaw urge Ibori to immortalise Agbeyegbe

Ukachukwu's bid for Senate suffers another setback as court dismisses appeal

Police foil robbery attempt, kill suspect

Budget: Imo proposes N35b for 2005

Revenue from Sam Mbakwe Airport shoots up