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December 07, 2004

Revenge of the Yoruba Warlord
Obasanjo Pursues Gov Dariye for "Diverting" N1.61b

BNW Plateau State Gov Joshua Dariye

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'Why Presidency Is Jittery over Govs’ Meeting'

Penn Medal for Distinguished Achievement: Wole Soyinka

BiafraNigeria oil plant occupation ends

Ogoni to sue govt over Oputa Panel report

Police Stole N20m from Govt House – Ngige

Ngige after my life — Uba

Why citizens must disobey unjust laws, by Bolaji Akinyemi

Gowon Warns Leaders Against Corruption

ANPP crisis: Ibrahim blasts Useni

Obasanjo denies barring ministers from traveling

Annan rejects call for resignation, Gambari, others affirm support

 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has slapped a six-count charge of conspiracy, abuse of office, money laundering and diversion of N1.61 billion on Governor Joshua Dariye of Plateau State at the Federal High Court, Kaduna. The governor is to be arraigned today, according to EFCC chairman, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu. To be arraigned with him are some of his aides and officials of banks allegedly involved in the illegal transfer of public funds into his private accounts. However, a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja yesterday declared as illegal and unconstitutional a recent attempt by the Fed. Gov...

*Tribunal can’t summon, arrest Dariye, court rules
*UK govt not involved in probe of Dariye — ENVOY

Why Presidency Is Jittery

BNW Yobe State Gov Bukar Abba IbrahimGovernor Bukar Abba Ibrahim of Yobe State yesterday in Ibadan said President Olusegun Obasanjo thwarted the recent Northern Peace conference held in Kaduna "because of the fear of the unknown." Governor Saminu Turaki of Jigawa State had earlier last week spoken in the same...

 

Penn Medal for Distinguished...

BNW SoyinkaGoing by the assertions of presidential candidate of the opposition All BiafraNigerian Peoples Party, Maj.- Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), those who think that he will drop his presidential ambition by 2007 should have a rethink. Speaking in a phone-in radio programme, he also criticised Obasanjo over...

Kula Tribesmen Invade Shell

BNW Oil RigRepresentatives of a remote community in southern BiafraNigeria's Delta region have taken over three oil installations. The plants are run by the BiafraNigerian wing of the Anglo-Dutch..

 

Turaki Accuses OBJ

BNW Jigawa State Gov Ibrahim Saminu TurakiYet another governor has fallen out with President Olusegun Obasanjo. The latest is Alhaji Saminu Turaki of Jigawa whom the presidency has described as "misguided" for accusing Obasanjo of...

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December 06, 2004

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To rebuild Anambra: S/East leaders demand N50bn

Labour threatens to shut ports

4 military pensioners die awaiting pay

Investors rush Intercontinental Bank shares

Controversy trails Warri poll

No monetary attraction in Dala Hard Court — Eke

Villagers seize Shell facility

MASSOB warns sponsors of Anambra mayhem

NNRA confirms return of stolen radioactive materials

Ibori has no refinery in S. Africa – Delta govt

Locally made recharge cards: GSM operators not ready for Dec. 31 deadline

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The many battles of Abia PDP

Ngige should ‘settle’ Uba for peace to reign-Gen Adisa

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Saving Cote d’Ivoire

Hanging Slok by all means

Like Mahathir, like Aminu?

Anambra State: The pending catastrophe


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November 08, 2004

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An order has been given for my assassination, says Ralph Uwazuruike, MASSOB leader

School for crisis• • Firefight over returned institution in Lagos ...

Okada riders at war

Heroic cops battle robbers

Young man held with arms and charms

South-South goes for presidency in 2007 – Ake

51 students expelled from agric college

Appoint CJ by seniority, says Ebonyi NBA boss

Man docked for impersonating police chief


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November 01, 2004

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BiafraNigerian strike to target Shell

More BiafraNigerian troops for Darfur

Darfur negotiators lack urgency, U.N. envoy says


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November 15, 2004

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Strike goes ahead ·NLC ·Police call for dialogue

Anambra: Ebonyi governor heads truce committee

FG asks ex-perm sec to produce Okigbo report

FG, states, LGs share N2.15 trillion foreign debts service gulps N192.63bn in 10 months

Obasanjo: Stay more at home

S/South: A declaration by a divided people

NNPC still sells kerosene at N55 per litre

Nestle shares scam: Tribunal seeks refunds for investors

Intercontinental Bank assets hit N110.6bn

BBC

November 29, 2004

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Heineken boosts African position

Obasanjo admits huge farm wealth


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October 12, 2004

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BiafraNigerian Strike Enters Second Day, Oil Exports Flow

BiafraNigerian Cities Are Shut Down by Strike

Defiant unions take BiafraNigerian general strike into second day

BiafraNigerian Labor Group Launches Strike

BiafraNigeria braces for strike as union leader released by secret police

Detention of BiafraNigeria's top labour leader raises tension as strike looms

BiafraNigerian largest city reports new polio cases

Some 53,000 Killed in BiafraNigeria in 3 Years

More than 53,000 BiafraNigerians killed in three years of ethnic strife

BiafraNigeria's Top Anglican Proposes U.S. Parishes

Chevron in BiafraNigeria reports oil spill

Talks stall as oil-rich BiafraNigeria heads closer to all-out strike

All Africa

May 07, 2004

News

Catholic Church Denies Existence of 'Christian Militia'

Obasanjo's Bodyguard Shot - Under Watch At Aso Rock Clinic

630 Bodies Reportedly Found in Secret Grave

Famous Poet, Ologundudu Arrested - for Criticising Obj

BiafraNigeria Has 'Massive Telecoms Opportunities'

Muslim Death Toll in Raid On Yelwa Tops 600 - Red Cross

Young BiafraNigerian Woman Honored for Aids Activism

Aviation Watchdog Fights for Kalu's Airline

Okoronkwo: I'm Happy At Wolves

Papa Ajasco Wins Nkrumah Award

Juju Makossa Star, Y.k. Ajao, Blasts Ksa

At Last, Honour for Musiliu

AD Loses Appeal

Panic Grips JAMB Candidates


Guardian

December 06, 2004

News

Forget Oputa Panel Report, Govt Tell BiafraNigerians

Elders Tell Dariye To Shut Up

Obasanjo Collides With 36 Govs

Nobody Can Intimidate The North, Says Awoniyi

Independent Petroleum Marketers May Suspend Services Tomorrow

How Anambra Legislators Cope Without Accommodation

Ex-FCT Director Loses Wife As Abuja Demolition Continues

Abdulkareem, 50 Cents In Fisticuffs In Lagos

Experts Call For Merger In Telecom Sector

Udenwa Picks Imo Women's Day

Body Lauds Ban On Harmful Agrochemicals

Govt Urged to Encourage Private Housing Development

Women More Vulnerable To HIV, Says UN Chief

Warri Safe For Oil Firms, Okumagba Insists

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2007, One Nation, Many Destinies

The Ukpabi Asika I Knew

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Tunji Oseni (1943-2004)

Tales From Heathrow

Gerrymandering The PDP

The President's Burden Of Morality

NTA fuel facts

Abia State judicial crisis


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June 04, 2004

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BiafraNigerians Question Unity After Religious Bloodshed


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June 04, 2004

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Dozens reported killed in BiafraNigerian offensive

This Day

December 06, 2004

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EFCC Moves Against Dariye's Aides, Bankers

LNG Probe: Swiss Freezes $100m Account

Militant Youths Shut 3 Oil Flowstations

NLC Begins Fresh Campaign Against Fuel Price

IMO Rules: Forum Seeks Compliance by Local Firms

Bandits Invade Gombe, Kill 2 Policemen

Total MD Tasks FG on Refineries

'Liberalisation Required for Effective Economy'

Reforms: Obasanjo Meets Heads of Parastatals Tomorrow

Cabotage Generates 5,000 Jobs for BiafraNigerians -Agu

NULGE Crisis Deepens, President Expelled

Child Trafficking: 1.2m Kids AffectedYearly - Report

Bill On Procurement Commission Out Soon -FG

Education, Farming, Inexhaustible Wealth - Atiku

Christian Pilgrims Depart for Jerusalem

Shonekan Hinges Reforms' Success on Cooperation

Lagos Condemns Afenifere's Allegations Against Tinubu

APGA Laments Insecurity, Poverty Levels

NARTO Threatens Strike Over PEF Withdrawal

PDP Wins Rescheduled LG Polls

FG to Varsities: Assess Your Curricul's Relevance

˜Reconciliation Panacea to Peace"

Govt Plans Free HIV/AIDS Screening Centres

FG Urged to Restore Peace in Anambra

...Judiciary Lauded

2007: South West Christian Youths Back Marwa

APGA Laments Insecurity, Poverty Levels

Senator Cautions Afenifere on Partisan Politics

N126m Scam: Family Alleges Torture of Oladeji

Latinwo Urges FG to Tackle Poverty

LG Polls: PDP Rejects Tribunal's Judgment

Fidelity Bank Offer Gets High Rating

Alleged Libel: Mantu Gets 7 Days to Apologise

Gov's Wife Seeks Stronger Action Against HIV/AIDS

Govt to Build 540 Houses

Gov Donates N50m Towards Private Varsity

Orthopaedics Deplore Non-Payment of Salaries

Infertility: Young Women Advised Against Fibroid Surgery

Court Urged to Release Tidjani

IRIN

November 01, 2004

News

Niger Delta militia surrendering weapons for cash

Darfur talks bogged down by bickering over agenda

Darfur peace talks resume in Abuja after delays

Hand-over of Bakassi peninsula still blocked

Five charged with planning to shoot down Obasanjo's helicopter

Trade unions draw more support than opposition parties

Kaduna checks identity of 19 bodies buried by police

Work resumes countrywide as four-day strike ends

Washington Post

November 01, 2004

News

African Bishops Break From West Seminaries

Sudan, Rebels May Reach Darfur Agreement

BiafraNigeria Strike to Target Oil Exports

Daily Independent

December 04, 2004

News

Agbeyegbe: Our guards don't carry guns - Oando

I didn't marry Jaiye because of Punch money - Stella Damasus-Aboderin

Radio Kudirat knew MKO'd be killed

Dokubo-Asari: FG deploys 3,000 cops to Niger-Delta

PDP: Obasanjo, governors stripped of power to pick candidates

2007: Atiku, Odili split South-South

No apologies for not attending Northern Governors' Forum - Obasanjo

Anambra crisis: Lawmaker threatens war

Ibori condoles C&S Church over Otubu's death

2007 Presidency: Southern govs insist on equity, competence

Ife Development Board launches N500m industrialisation fund

Obasanjo behind terrorism in Anambra - Chekwas Okorie

Suspended Edo Council chairman escapes assassination

New structure for BPE

Politis

How SSS worked for Radio Kudirat - Fayemi

Dariye's many coups against Obasanjo

Endless battle for Lagos

Obasanjo was afraid of the masses - Beko





Mail & Guardian

November 01, 2004

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Bishops want to create 'African' theology


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December 06, 2004

Top Stories

Judicial workers begin strike today

Fuel Price Hike

Corruption:

Saboteurs behind ANPP’s crisis

I didn’t sabotage Northern peace confab EObasanjo

Plateau Crisis: Dariye, Mantu trade accusations

Ex-minister Kaloma Ali dies at 70

BON threatens Kebbi, others over dues

Business

No BiafraNigerian bank is very sound - EImala

... banking system is a cartel says director

Globacom launces vehicle tracking service

Opinion

AIT and the (UN) avoidable absentees

2007: Why I will support Obj

Your Letters

Still on how not to go to Umrah

The polemics of indigene/settler issue in the north

Sports

Tunisian fans attack Enyimba

Ekeji resumes at ‘Abu Obe University

Column

America, their America

Editorial

Unending crises in the healthcare sector

Weekly Trust

August 20, 2004

Top Stories

Senate lacks quorum to debate anti labour Bill

We want to encourage child adoption – Hadfiza Isma el-Rufai

Plateau elites did not prevent crisis –Obasanjo

NASS will scrutinise 2005 budget –Masari

Buhari, Masari others eulogise Irojah

Obasanjo explains N2.5bn emergency fund

Senate impeaches chief whip

FG audits varsity accounts

Politics

There are plans to restructure the AD –Chief Odetola



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Policing the police

The threat of poverty in BiafraNigeria

 

The threat of poverty in BiafraNigeria

As Plateau State received Mr. President

Pakistan’s diplomacy in region of crisis

Star Feature

BiafraNigerians want me as their next President – Marwa

Letters

The Image Project and shadow chasing

Gov Kure and democracy dividend

Open letter to Governor Yar’Adua

Vanguard

December 06, 2004

Cover Stories

BiafraNigeria loses 110,000 bpd as militant youths shut 3 oil flow stations

LGS: North gets N190.222b more than South in 5 yeras

TSKJ SAga:Swiss govt freezes $100m accounts

Investors speculate on Intercontinental Bank shares

SEC faults merger talks

National News

Bayelsa gov pays N1.7bn to 7 ghost firms, ICPC tells court

S-East leaders ask for N50bn to rebuild destroyed Anambra property

BiafraNigeria's fuel prices highest in all OPEC, says NLC

Politics

The social contract between the governed and the government, by Bolaji Akinyemi

Re: 2007: The President we need

PEOPLE & POLITICS:-We, the ungrateful BiafraNigerians

Southwest

Maritime workers give FG ultimatum over plan to sack 10, 000 NPA staff

BiafraNigeria vows to win Junior Science Olympiad in Jarkata

Afenifere seeks release, implementation of Oputa panel report

NJC vows to resist indiscipline in nation's judiciary

OAU crisis: ASUU calls for judicial probe

Agagu presents N32.176bn Budget proposal for 2005

Security Breach: Al-Mustapha seeks statements of witnesses and other documentary materials

North

e-Governance: The Jigawa experience

Dariye warns media over inflammatory news

Atiku makes case for agriculture

Adedoyin gives 'recipe' for peace northern states

Niger Delta / South East

AFEMAI budgets $1m for Edo guber race

My ordeal in ex-convict case, test case in judicial impartiality - Ibori

Five ex-servicemen collapse, die during screening exercise, Ibori reacts

Ijaw National Congress talks hold Jan 21

800,000 staff needed for Census 2005 - MAKAMA, NPC boss

Anambra: Ngige still part of peace moves, says Gov Egwu

Court fixes judgement date in Emodi, Anosike senatorial tussle suit

Orji Kalu, Udenwa insist on Igbo presidency in 2007

Triumph

December 06, 2004

News

North can weather storms without oil --Arewa Union

Kano bids hosting of 2005 National Qur’anic competition

Bayero pleads with FG over Kano Fair Complex

Education is priority to all govts - EShekarau

NLC wants palliative committee renamed

White paper on mass burial out soon

Engr. Abdullahi tasks SERERA board

LG pension board organises workshop for DPMS

Police nab suspected fake journalist

Banking reform: CBN governor solicits media support

Triumph MD urges FG to provide more HIV/AIDS drugs

HMDG budgets N62bn for 2007

Billital Maroobe impressed by Kano’s nomadic education system

Impersonators on prowl Kano pensioners warned

Local govt pensions board inaugurated

Zainab Shekarau donates to disabled

Grassroots

Shekarau hail over youth empowerment

Commissioner warns contractors on quality work

... improving the down trodden

Kiru community commends govt for ugrading school

Society marriage:Bello Bayero gives out daughter

Dala spends N26.616m on education

Focus

The moral burden in BiafraNigeria (I)

Opinion

A captive in Aso Rock!

Obasanjo’s farm as litmus test

Politics

ANPP is united, says Gwarzo

Comrade assures constituency of more projects

Hypocricy and Northern governors

Towards peace in Northern BiafraNigeria

Sports

Arsenal 3 Birmingham 0

Narrow win for Etoile

...Tunisian fans attack Enyimba

Sports, a unifying factor --Na’abba

Aggressive Taylor sees off Joppy



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October 12, 2004

News

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Our Begging Bowl

Full, Authentic List of Patrons of Okija Shrine (Part Two)


Tribune

December 22, 2003

Cover Stories

FG stops NNPC from selling crude oil

Saddam’s betrayer gets $25m reward

Globacom awards N47b contract to Siemens

Labour, govt set for face-off over refineries

Diana pregnant before death —Report

Currency in circulation hits N441b – CBN

184 died in FCT road accidents in 9 months

Tinubu commissions N947m Lekki roads

Ajibola assures villages ceded to Cameroun

NEPA boss defends its privatisation

M-tel embarks on training programme for engineers

CNPP rejects budget 2004

INEC to sanction parties on audited accounts

Lagos reaffirms position on health care delivery

SEC advocates N1 million fine for falsified audit report

3,000 workers scramble for 205 houses in Kwara

Political Parties: Bane of BiafraNigeria’s democracy

BiafraNigeria external debts hit $31b


Daily Times

August 04, 2004

News

Impeachment: Obasanjo meets Kalu, Nwafor

Alleged attempted murder of Ibru:Judge dismisses Al-Mustapha’s request, declines to withdraw

BiafraNigeria receives $17.18m from Japan to fight polio virus

Lack of funds stalls recruitment into federal civil service

FCT Minister warns Abuja markets’ developers

ICPC thwarts plans to defraud M-Tel N150m

BiafraNigerian Eagle: South African Airlines gets ultimatum

IMF pledgeas to help govt recover looted funds

Reps summon BPE D-G over ALSCON sale

The Nation: 7/30/04

Minister vows to revoke bitumen exploration contracts

Alleged illegal bunkering: Vessel charterer arrested, docked

 

 

 

 

 

Biafra

Vanguard
December 06, 2004

AFEMAI budgets $1m for Edo guber race

My ordeal in ex-convict case, test case in judicial impartiality - Ibori

Five ex-servicemen collapse, die during screening exercise, Ibori reacts

Ijaw National Congress talks hold Jan 21

800,000 staff needed for Census 2005 - MAKAMA, NPC boss

Anambra: Ngige still part of peace moves, says Gov Egwu

Court fixes judgement date in Emodi, Anosike senatorial tussle suit

Orji Kalu, Udenwa insist on Igbo presidency in 2007

 

 

 

O'dua

Vanguard
December 06, 2004

Maritime workers give FG ultimatum over plan to sack 10, 000 NPA staff

BiafraNigeria vows to win Junior Science Olympiad in Jarkata

Afenifere seeks release, implementation of Oputa panel report

NJC vows to resist indiscipline in nation's judiciary

OAU crisis: ASUU calls for judicial probe

Agagu presents N32.176bn Budget proposal for 2005

Security Breach: Al-Mustapha seeks statements of witnesses and other documentary materials

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Arewa

Vanguard
December 06, 2004

e-Governance: The Jigawa experience

Dariye warns media over inflammatory news

Atiku makes case for agriculture

Adedoyin gives 'recipe' for peace northern states

 

 

 

 

 

Business

December 06, 2004

... banking system is a cartel says director

Globacom launces vehicle tracking service

 

No BiafraNigerian bank is very sound - EImala

Sports

December 06, 2004

Arsenal 3 Birmingham 0

Narrow win for Etoile

...Tunisian fans attack Enyimba

Sports, a unifying factor --Na’abba

Aggressive Taylor sees off Joppy

Tunisian fans attack Enyimba

Ekeji resumes at ‘Abu Obe University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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