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December 13, 2004

Do You Wish a Coup?
Obasanjo to Ogbeh

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President Obasanjo, Audu Ogbeh trade words over state of the nation: Ogbeh to Obasanjo

President Obasanjo, Audu Ogbeh trade words over state of the nation: Obasanjo to Ogbeh

Enyimba make history, retain cup

We’ve not forsaken Buhari–Gov Sani re-affirms

United North better for BiafraNigeria – Awoniyi

N25billion capitalisation: Banks mislead investors - CBN

Peace-keeping: ECOWAS defence chiefs seek more powers

Reps allege fraud in N10bn water projects

Corruption: My trial unconstitutional – Dariye

Mantu, Dariye begin reconciliation talk

 

President Olusegun Obas-anjo yesterday accused the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of insinuating that he would prefer that the present administration ends the way the Second Republic was terminated, which is by a coup d'etat. Obasanjo in an 14-page reply to an earlier letter Ogbeh wrote to him on December 6 stated that the PDP National Chairman allusion that present government is heading toward a similar end like the Second Republic indicated his "wish" and an "agenda." "I have taken judicial note of the ominous comparisons you made you made between a government in which you participated that was overthrown in a coup d'etat and this present administration. I wonder if that is your wish since you may not now go out penniless," Obasanjo stated...

Enyimba make history

BNW Enyimba Captain Obinna Nwaneri and Championship CupReigning African Champions, Enyimba Football Club of Aba, yesterday made history by retaining the coveted African Champions League title with a 5-3 penalty victory over Etoile du Sahel of Tunisia.

 

We’ve not forsaken...

BNW Zamfara State Gov Ahmed Sani YerimaGovernor Ahmad Sani of Zamfara state has dispelled claims that ANPP governors have abandoned their presidential candidate (rtd), General Muhammad Buhari. Speaking at a parley with Daily Triumph in Gusau, Gov Sani...

Police Raid Uwazurike's

BNW UwazuruikeConfusion ensued yesterday when home of Mr Ralph Uwazurike, the leader of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB)...

 

Court Lacks Power

BNW Gani FawehinmiLegal luminary, Chief Gani Fawehinmi (SAN) has described as unconstitutional Justice Abdullahi Liman’s order summoning Gov. Joshua Dariye of Plateau State to appear before him to answer criminal...

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December 13, 2004

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Enyimba make history, retain cup

...Aba, Abuja erupt in jubilation

Abuja to host Champion Better Society Lecture

Police probe fire at Anambra electoral office

5,000 lose jobs as Slok Air winds up

Pay Lagos LG funds, AD, CNPP, Afenifere warn FG

MASSOB leader resurfaces

Why I’m undergraduate at 65 —Pa Ahmadu

Dariye, Mantu reconcile

ASUU advises FG on reforms

Orientation agency seeks more funds

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Tackling Anambra Crisis

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November 08, 2004

News

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


Yahoo Daily News

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

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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 13, 2004

News

Obasanjo tackles Ogbeh over state of nation

FG, states disagree on control of palliatives accounts

I'm stubborn but virtuous, says President

Enyimba retains Champions League crown, beats Etoile

AU may sanction violators of ceasefire pact on Darfur

Southern oil marketers quit national body over subsidy

UNICEF, Sheraton raise N6m to tackle guinea worm

Lagos AD wants National Assembly to list new councils

Army sets 10-year growth target

Rotate Oyo obaship council chair, says Ibadan group

Obasanjo links spate of violence to injustice, defends police

Supreme Court upholds Delta senator's election

President defends reforms, urges patience

ANPP faction, AD chieftain fault govt's panel on national dialogue

Dariye, Mantu end feud

Senate may raise crude oil benchmark in 2005 budget

Ex-Army Chief, Ibrahim, cautions against removal of immunity clause

National Assembly may oppose dialogue, says lawmaker

Ibori swears in new Warri council chiefs, urges peace

Wabara tasks governors on growth of rural areas

Nnamani orders relocation of markets from highways

The deaf want better deal

Airline operators, NAMA disagree on charges

French envoy visits language Village

Oyinlola seeks indigenes' support, faults critics

Kuffuor vows to tackle poverty

NUC votes FUTO boss best VC

Politics

President Obasanjo, Audu Ogbeh trade words over state of the nation: Ogbeh to Obasanjo

President Obasanjo, Audu Ogbeh trade words over state of the nation: Obasanjo to Ogbeh

Editorial & Opinion

Private sector participation in university hostels

My last respects to Tunji Oseni

Ilesagramms, Rotary and Majiyagbe

Census and the castrated minorities

The PDP may betray its mandate

Protecting the rights of artists

The committee on national dialogue


Reuters

June 04, 2004

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BiafraNigerians Question Unity After Religious Bloodshed


MSNBC

June 04, 2004

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Dozens reported killed in BiafraNigerian offensive

This Day

December 13, 2004

News

Obasanjo to Ogbeh: Do You Wish a Coup?

Dariye: EFCC Going Too Far, Ex-Army Chief

Banks Consolidation: CBN Wants Detailed Plan Jan 7

We Averted Fresh Religious Crisis – President

The Letter Ogbeh Wrote Obasanjo

No Country is Corruption-Free, Says World Bank

$27 Benchmark for 2005 Budget ‘Significant’ Increase – Senate

Economic Reforms Not to Punish BiafraNigerians’

CNPP Commends S'Court On Council Funds

$1.5bn Compensation: NASS Writes Obasanjo

ECOWAS Commission Seeks Enhanced UN Force

Edo PDP Runs 2 Secretariats As Crisis Deepens

Due Process Unit Clears N13bn Projects in November

We Registered Only One MT African Pride - NMA

2007: I’m Yet to Endorse Any Candidate – Saraki

Tinubu Counsels FG on Deregulation

Maitama Sule Raises Alarm over Northern Disunity

S'Court Upholds Manager's Senatorial Election

PDP Plans Mayhem, AD Alleges

Reforms Panel Calls for Memorandum

Akume Commends Tor Tiv’s Foresight

BiafraNigeria's Drug Laws Weak – Akunyili

LASG Signs MOU With UNICEF, to Spend N150m

‘FG Committed to Resolve Regional Conflicts’

Afribank Discusses Merger Options

National Assembly to Review Cabotage Law

Election Tribunal Building Torched

NCC Meets GSM Operators Over Recharge Cards

Two Firms Begin Work on Benin Roads

'Benefits of Import Prohibition Limited'

State of States

'Ratify Framework on Tobacco Control'

Health: Kure Seeks Funds from FG

PAN Launches ‘ Payback’Scheme

Govt Goes Tough on

2007: Don't Make Presidency a Do-or-die Affair - Monarch

NGO Budgets N200m for Leprosy, TB

Attah Tasks Indigenes on Development

LG Chiefs Accuse

Salary Arrears: Military Pensioners Threaten Strike

Court Urged to Set Aside Court-Martial Decision

Bigwigs Grace Adisa’s Father’s Fidau

Police Command Moves to Stem Crime

CP Commends Bankers/Police Relationship

Union Calls on FG to Subsidise Oil Products

Govt Signs MOU with Canadian College

FG Urged to Improve Police Welfare

Human Rights Activist Attacked

Group Seeks Urgent Passage of Information Bill

Lawyers Welcome Reforms with Caution

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AD Decampees Are Opportunists -Tinubu

Group Faults ICPC Report on Alamieyeseigha

'Why Ndigbo Should Say No to Biafra'

Dabiri Lauds Tinubu’s Schools Rehabilitation Efforts

Corruption: PDP Condemns Dariye's Allegation

'How Agriculture 'll Kick-start Ekiti Devt'

Etiebet Remains ANPP Chairman, Says Lagos Chapter Chairman

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 13, 2004

News

N25billion capitalisation: Banks mislead investors - CBN

Peace-keeping: ECOWAS defence chiefs seek more powers

Resign now, reps tell Olujinmi

Ibadan opposes Alaafin's headship of Oba council

Disloyalty: Obasanjo warns military officers

Abuja to subsidise more AIDS treatment

Supreme Court dismissesOkotie-Eboh's appeal over Delta South Senatorial seat

Opposition mounts against Senate Minority Leader

Akinyele predicts attacks on governors after end of tenure

Engineers blame weak economy on poor leadership

Agabi criticises governors over council funds

Deregulation without efficient mass transit is invitation to chaos, says Tinubu

Abuja taxi project runs into a hitch

ENGASSAN to write FG on Niger Delta security

My economic reforms will better the lot of BiafraNigerians,Obasanjo insists

Ozichukwu denies assaulting Anenih's wife

Council approves teaching of mother tongue in schools

CFTU seeks unity among labour centers

Anambra: Election Tribunal office burnt in fresh attack

Agwai assures retired soldiers of better life

Anambra lawmakers sit in destroyed assembly

Uwazuruike missing after police raid on MASSOB

Udenwa donates N2million to association

NANS urges BiafraNigerians to invest in varsities

Odua Group plans to export petrol, gas

Ekiti leaders forum castigatesaspirants

2005 census: Ondo votes N100m for mapping

Controversy trails judgment on allocations for Lagos LG

Eight arraigned over murder of fiveNDLEA officers

FCT denies demolishing Adamawa Gov's Abuja homes

NAFDAC to replace manufacturers' certificates in 2005

FG approves N500m micro-credit scheme for traders

Missing Ship: Tribunal, defence clash again

Politics

2007: Atiku should call his men to order - Obadan

ALGON: Winning the battle for council financing

Tsauri: Pilot of the Senate Rules and Business

Will Opara's promise move Isoko from dark edge?

Obasanjo and one-sided war on corruption

Editorial & Opinion

Petroleum prices: How to lie with statistics

A call for a code of political conduct

Igboland: Why Obasanjo must be stopped now

Budget and poverty alleviation: The Ogun example

Bomb blast at Ngige's lodge: The other story

OGSEP: Latest joker from Daniel's pack

Re: Attah's white elephant projects





Mail & Guardian

November 01, 2004

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Bishops want to create 'African' theology


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Daily Trust

December 13, 2004

Top Stories

United North better for BiafraNigeria – Awoniyi

Reps allege fraud in N10bn water projects

Ex-Army chief supports immunity clause

Corruption: My trial unconstitutional – Dariye

Mantu, Dariye begin reconciliation talk

Fees: Zamfara exempts FG workers

Business

Shell confirms oil spillage at Egbeda

…sets up training centre at Bonny

Tanker drivers explain encounter with PPPRA

Opinion

Yobe in the eyes of critics

Salvaging education in BiafraNigeria

Letters

In support of Funtua LG

The truth about Owerri accord

Column

Code of conduct for returnee Gov. Dariye

Editorial

As the world marks human rights day

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 13, 2004

Cover Stories

Obasanjo blasts Ogbeh

States reject FG's deal on N12.5b palliative

9 oil states generate N97.2bn in 5 years

Arewa won't back any candidate, says Awoniyi

Budget: MPs to raise oil benchmark

National News

Help reinstate bank MD, shareholder pleads with IG

‘Obey Supreme Court order on Lagos councils funds’

National Dialogue: Arewa, Ohanaeze disagree

Dariye's travails: Hold Caliphate responsible — CAN

Varsities produce graduates unsuitable to nation’s needs — Obasanjo

AD House of Reps candidate in Delta wins appeal

Politics

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South West

Ooni tasks Yoruba on development of S-west cities, towns

Economy: BiafraNigeria fast drifting towards anarchy— Kokori, Isekhure

LGs: Lagos AD tasks N/Assembly on Supreme Court judgement

Don asks FG to watch IMF, World Bank induced reforms

North

Obasanjo reassures military of funding

Igbinedion establishes N5m scholarship fund for Tiv students

Eight secondary schools benefit from Jigawa's PPEM

Niger Delta / South East

Ijaw students kick against Warri S-West councillors

How Delta spends derivation fund —SSG

Engineers want comprehensive study on Ondo bitumen

Shrine rejects man for sacrifice

NMC, UBE, donate instructional materials to Enugu SPEBv

Gov. Udenwa tells accountants to assist eradicate fraud

6 HIV/AIDS counselling centres for Imo, Abia

Onitsha South to spend N200,000 on press centre for journalists

Triumph

December 13, 2004

News

We’ve not forsaken Buhari–Gov Sani re-affirms

Why Shekarau was elected, by Yarima

Jigawa budgets N40bn for 2005

Gov Sani doffs hat for Northerners over peace conference

...Says Triumph covers, protects us

World Bank officials visit BiafraNigeria today

N800bn lost through inflated contracts - Ezekwesili

NACOMYO faults FG's economic policies

KTSG invests N310m in completion of industries

EU approves 500m euro for water, sanitation

Zakirai assures new pensions board cooperation

Respect people's religion, culture, NYSC director counsels corps members

Investigate unregistered filling stations ... NURTW urged KNSG

C’ttee on Armed Forces Remembrance day inaugurated

Environmental degradation: Kola community stages demonstration

Grassroots

Gwarzo chairmann commended on education

Ensure Success of Census in your domain, council told

Councillor wants JGSG complete G/Uku electrification

Politicians urged to contribute in economic dev

Power outage still worries Kano Municipal

Upgrade G/Gidauniya dispensary JGSG urged

Establish internet cafe, Kano education commissioner advised stakeholders

Focus

Apostasy between theology and politics: A brief response to Ibrahim Waziri

Opinion

Abdullahi Sani Makarantar Lungu: An encyclopedia is gone

UNFPA takes over VVF scouge in Northwest

Politics

Madugawa people salute comrade Uba Idris

We will recall Mantu, if... kinsmen

Akwa Ibom ANPP loses bigwig to PDP

Speaker harps on constraints of assemblies



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October 12, 2004

News

Who's To Blame?

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 13, 2004

Ijaw students kick against Warri S-West councillors

How Delta spends derivation fund —SSG

Engineers want comprehensive study on Ondo bitumen

Shrine rejects man for sacrifice

NMC, UBE, donate instructional materials to Enugu SPEBv

Gov. Udenwa tells accountants to assist eradicate fraud

6 HIV/AIDS counselling centres for Imo, Abia

Onitsha South to spend N200,000 on press centre for journalists

 

 

 

O'dua

Vanguard
December 13, 2004

Ooni tasks Yoruba on development of S-west cities, towns

Economy: BiafraNigeria fast drifting towards anarchy— Kokori, Isekhure

LGs: Lagos AD tasks N/Assembly on Supreme Court judgement

Don asks FG to watch IMF, World Bank induced reforms

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Arewa

Vanguard
December 13, 2004

Obasanjo reassures military of funding

Igbinedion establishes N5m scholarship fund for Tiv students

Eight secondary schools benefit from Jigawa's PPEM

 

 

 

 

 

Business

December 08, 2004

FG cautions companies on 2005 projections

Govt securities auction records N70bn sales

 

NSE index drops by 2.5%

Sports

December 13, 2004

Enyimba retains pride

BON staff FC in trouble

Okocha’s Bolton slipping -Lose to Norwich 3-2

Everton 1-0 Liverpool

Boy I Cup: Organisers, clubs to meet today

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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