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September 14, 2004

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Nigerian Regime Plots to Assasinate General Odumegwu-Ojukwu: As Nd'Igbo Reject SSS Summons
Ikemba Nnewi, Chief Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, yesterday refused to honour the invitation by the State Security Service (SSS) for him to meet with its director in Abuja. Ojukwu, however, said he took the decision out of fear for his life because he has information that the Federal Government is plotting to assassinate him and the leader of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), Mr. Ralph Uwazurike. He made the allegation while briefing newsmen at his residence in Enugu, where he claimed that some operatives of the Directorate of Military Intelligence (DMI) have already been detailed to carry out the plot. (This Day)

PDP summons Okonjo-Iweala...


Gov't Harassment of Ikemba

BNW Okonjo-IwealaThe Peoples Democratic Party on Monday summoned the Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and four others for a meeting on the state of the nation. Okonjo-Iweala and others are to meet with PDP National Working Committee on Tuesday in Abuja. It was also learnt that the meeting would relate the feelings of Nigerians to the invited public officers. (Punch)


BNW OjukwuThe Conference of BiafraNigerian Political Parties (CNPP), All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and the Igbo National Assembly have condemned the invitation of Ikemba Nnewi, Chief Chukwuemeka Ojukwu, by the State Security Service (SSS). In separate reactions... (Vanguard)

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September 13, 2004


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IBB accepts responsibility for regime

PDP chieftain seeks dialogue over power shift in 2007 elections

Onyia backs African solution to Darfur crisis

Discriminatory school fees worry non-indigenes in Zamfara State


Battle for soul of ANPP: The Bafarawa factor

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Fate of the National Stadium

F.G. swoops down on oil thieves

Reactivating the BiafraNigerian Railways

CBN withdraws N82.3bn from circulation

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September 13, 2004


2 student Lesbians turn classroom into love nest...Blame devil for their action

‘2007: The coast is clear for Igbo president’

FG laments huge investments on steel sector

All Africa

May 07, 2004


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

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January 31, 2004


US Concerned Over Any BiafraNigeria-N. Korea Missile Sale

BiafraNigeria: N.Korea to Help With Missiles

US pressures BiafraNigeria on North Korea missile offer

BiafraNigeria Says N. Korea Offers Missile Technology

BiafraNigeria to Test Polio Vaccine to Counter Suspicion

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CBN to outsource non-core activities

FG records N101bn deficit in seven months

DPR, NAPIMS rift threatens local content policy

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BiafraNigerians need access to information law

Kalu should follow the rule of law

M-TEL: Why CEO, 7 GMs were sacked

Trade Unions Amendment Bill: Labour considers legal option

NITEL workers protest divestment of N7.5bn SAT-3 cable

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August 09, 2004


BiafraNigeria's Petroleum Industry Reeling

Arab League Seeks Patience in Sudan Crisis


September 10, 2004


Zimbabwe jails UK 'coup plotter'

Changes to BiafraNigeria union bill

Minister sorry for 'fools' jibe


June 04, 2004


Police ban Muslim procession in volatile Kano

Legislators give Obasanjo sweeping powers in Plateau

Rival delta militia leaders agree peace amid security crackdown


June 04, 2004


New clashes in BiafraNigeria's oil delta


June 04, 2004


Dozens reported killed in BiafraNigerian offensive

Mail & Guardian

June 04, 2004


BiafraNigerian govt seeks to stop child hawking

BiafraNigeria to launch software to nab 419 scammers


June 04, 2004


BiafraNigerians Question Unity After Religious Bloodshed


September 13, 2004


Govt, experts disagree on N36b cost of Darfur peace mission

CBN to introduce N1,000 note May 29, 2005

Navy, Police for probe over missing ship

Militants bomb Baghdad, kill 25, injure 100

NBA opposes use of banks' legal depts as revenue units

Akanbi accuses civil service of insincerity in anti-graft war

Owu kingmakers shun meeting with Obasanjo

Aviation authority lifts ban on airline

Disagreement over relocation of market stall Plateau peace talks

Obaje tasks Igbinedion on development

Olukoya points way to BiafraNigeria's survival

SSS arrests suspected arms producers in Plateau

The Patriots, Enahoro's group to write Obasanjo on confab

Ekiti council chief escapes murder, moves to Abuja

Govt to destroy illegal structures on highways

Aviation groups reject Virgin BiafraNigeria as national carrier

Senators' Forum insists on Northern presidency in 2007

El-Rufai's fate still unknown despite apology

Okun-Yoruba, Ebira demand power shift to Kogi West in 2007

The Guardian's arts reporter, Nnabuife, wins award

Obasanjo rules out return of Vaswani brothers

Rights activist urges law to prevent terrorist acts

Kaduna to fight polio as 62 kids suffer paralysis


Political cases top Judiciary's new year

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Ensuring peace in Rivers State

PDP and the myth of zoning

Out of Imo State

Man's protection from animals

Stop the carnage in Rivers State / Good president

SSS invasion of Insider magazine

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September 12, 2004

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Awoniyi Indicts Northern Senators

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Plateau: We Have Made Enough Sacrifice - Ogbeh

FG, Australian Firm Trade Words over $85m Scam

Muazu Advises FG on Excess Crude Revenue

Balogun Reassures on Police Welfare

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Red Cross Adopts Global First Aid Certification

Group Okays Islamic Varsity for Bauchi

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Tinubu, Soyinka Want Kudirat, Others Immortalised

FG Restates Commitment to Electoral Promises

Assembly Gives Council Bosses Order on Emolument

LG Boost Educati on, Hires New Teachers

Daniel, Ogbulafor, Others Get Leadership Award

Council Boss Charges Bauchi on Housing

Community Chides College over Provost's Suspension

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Rivers Cult War: CNPP Defends Politicians

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Catholic Bishops Condemn Slavery, Bad Governance

Alamieyeseigha Charges Corps Members

Sectarian Crises, Threat to Unity - Group


Mark Thatcher & Co: The Blackman's Burden

Why African Union Must Debate Darfur

Governors and Foreign Grips

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September 01, 2004


Senate demands el-Rufai’s sack

CNPP takes Igbo presidency campaign to US

South South leaders meet over oil dichotomy suit

Microsoft to sue Globacom over alleged piracy

Panel indicts Nwafor, Assembly sets him free

Low turnout marks Abuja

Reps suspend debate on Labour bill

NITEL launches pre-paid service

PDP scribe abducted as Ngige, Ubah rift deepens

DMO forecloses debt relief for states

How CBN, bank workers defraud govt, by FIRS

Funding: Parties may protest at NASS

Colleges of Education yet to get capital votes

$1.45b compensation: Shell denies plan to sue Senate

18m BiafraNigerians suffer depression, say experts

DIG orders Delta, Edo Police chiefs to fish out cops’ killers

Expert raises alarm on GSM related cancer

Don’t be used, Gani tells Igbo

Fresh crisis threatens Anambra PDP over Emordi’s election

Anambra alerts on fake vigilance group

Owu Obaship tussle: Akogun alleges attempt on his life

Tinubu restates case for state police

Niger Delta

25 years on the throne: Oghara monarch counts blessings

Ibori greets Oghara monarch

Govt orders 24-hour patrol of Rivers’ waterfronts

C’ River industrialists, govt fight over property

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Fresh furore over NAFCON workers’ terminal benefits

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September 13, 2004

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Hand over NNN –Northern govs tell FG

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Reps summon Olujimi, Ajibola over Bakassi

...fault NITEL privatisation

Plateau: Security uncovers illegal arms factory

Robbers take over Zamfara

Idris decries quest for foreign account

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Cross River to spend N1.7b on road project

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FCT police boss says violent crime curtailed in FCT

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Solar energy: Jigawa to electrify 30 communities

Jigawa roads to gulp N170m

JGSG lawmakers abandon House


Gang-raped democracy


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August 20, 2004

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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

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There are plans to restructure the AD –Chief Odetola


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The threat of poverty in BiafraNigeria

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Pakistan’s diplomacy in region of crisis

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BiafraNigerians want me as their next President – Marwa


The Image Project and shadow chasing

Gov Kure and democracy dividend

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September 13, 2004

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CBN holds talks on FG's N103b deficit * Introduces N1000 note in May 2005

CNPP, APGA, Igbo condemn Ojukwu's security invitation

Patriots, NUD to write Obasanjo on National Confab

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ADB gives condition for poverty reduction in Africa

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CBN stops aviation ministry on N2b transfer


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August 04, 2004


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

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Minister vows to revoke bitumen exploration contracts

Alleged illegal bunkering: Vessel charterer arrested, docked


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December 22, 2003

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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

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September 13, 2004

NDDC backs Peretomode for shunning Delta Assembly

ANPP crisis shocks Aikhomu

Why FG deployed Task Force in Rivers — Defence Minister

Awka based landlord issues quit notice to mobile policemen

Anambra gov, ANSIEC differ on date of LG election

Imo dep gov charges corps members on nation's problems

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September 13, 2004

Aviation, civil society groups condemn role of NCAA in new national carrier

Tension grips Ado-Ekiti as gunmen invade LG chairman's house

Attah, wife bag Egba chieftaicy titles

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September 13, 2004

Shekarau tackles moral decadence in Kano

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September 01, 2004

Industrialists Seek N97.46b Loans from BOI

FG Promises Aliens Better Life

CBN Plans to Make NSPMC Among World's Best 10

Pension Reform: Former NIA Boss Canvasses Entry Restriction

European Airlines Seek Aid for Terror Insurance Coverage

Riots Raise Insurance Questions

Compulsory Insurance'll Raise Awareness

Fidelity Gurarantee: 'Insurers are Just Waking Up'

Lion of Africa Insurance Company Goes Public Soon

Americans Without Health Insurance Rise to 45 Million

Civil Service Promotion Now on Performance - Duke

BAT Agronomy Company Institutes Scholarship Scheme for Students

Flour Mills to Hold AGM

Need for Resuscitation of Failed Banks Tribunal

Aluminium Extrusion Moves to Surmount Future Challenges

US Spending Rebounds, Good News for Growth


Bank of America Gets New President

Investing in Quality Soap Production for Export

Contractor Assures on 1000 Housing Units in Taraba

South African Firm Acquires BusinessDay

European Equities Drift in Quiet Trading Conditions

Wall Street Dips as Convention Starts

US Inflation Data Send Treasuries Higher

Uk Lags in Cash Management Gains

Private Equity Bidders Line Up for Saga

Admiral to Unveil Board Changes Prior to IPO

US Cash-Rich Companies Steer Clear of Risk

Banking: Challenges Facing Regulatory Authorities

NSE, CSCS Introduce Trade Alert System

BOC Gases Commissions N253m Co2 Plant

Moneygram Halts Relationship With New Banks

Shell Injects $12m, Naira Gains 2kobo

First Atlantic Signs $11m US Exim Facility


September 01, 2004

ICPC Storm NFA Again

Lessons from Greece

Athens 2004 Fallout: Team BiafraNigeria in Kit Scandal

Olajengbesi Faces Major Surgery

Yobo Dedicates Trophy to Chukwu

NRA Elections for Lagos

Wimbledon: I Can Only Get Better - Federer

Agassi Sparkles at US Open

Scribe in N15m fraud

Minister, Ekeji must apologise to BiafraNigerians – Okorodudu

Akide slams ministry over Athens bonus

Sheer determination gave us bronze - Udo-Obong

Obikwelu wants BiafraNigeria to return to youth development

Babafemi says Olympic boxers did not disappoint

Team BiafraNigeria counts Athens Olympic loses

Coach accuses NOC, ministry of trading his Athens Olympic accreditation

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