ASUU Strike: Lecturer Dresses As Spider Man To Attend To Students(Photos)

A lecturer at the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli, Anambra State, yesterday, transformed into a Spider-Man in order to rescue his masters students from the jaws of the ongoing ASUU strike. It was gathered that the lecturer, who is a strong member of ASUU, had to undergo the transformation so as not to contravene the […]

Buhari Will Return To Daura In 2019 – Atiku

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has vowed to send President Buhari back to his hometown of Daura in Katsina state in 2019. The PDP presidential candidate made this known in a statement issued to newsmen by his media aide, Paul Ibe. According to Vanguard, Atiku said this while reacting […]

2019 Lagos:Jimi Agbaje Mocks APC As Commissioner Dumps Ruling Party

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Lagos State Jimi Agbaje, has reacted to the defection of the Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, Wasiu Oluwo, to the PDP. Agbaje mocked the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, adding that the decision of Oluwo was due to the failure of the […]

2019 Presidency: PDP Leaders Serve Buhari Quit Notice At Ilorin Rally

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday served President Muhammdu Buhari quit notice at its presidential campaign rally in Ilorin, Kwara State. Director General of the Atiku/Obi Campaign Organisation and President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki said the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led government has failed in all facets of governance. He asked Nigerians to vote […]

182 Graduates Bag First Class As OAU Holds 43rd Convocation

About 182 graduates will receive First Class degrees at the 43rd convocation of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, out of 13,492 graduating students. The chairman of the ceremonial committee, Oluseye Bolaji, made the disclosure on Wednesday in Ile-Ife. Mr Bolaji, a professor, said that the convocation would involve graduates of the 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 academic […]

Gov El-rufai:I Want To Run Away

Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai says it is not easy to preside over the affairs of many people and that sometimes he feels like running away. Governor El-Rufai who is seeking a second term in office, said this when he spoke at an election summit organised by the Kaduna State Peace Commission. He said he […]

Our Decision To Boycott 2019 General Elections Irrevocable – IPOB

The leadership of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra ( IPOB) has re- iterated its decision to boycott the forthcoming 2019 general elections is irrevocable, saying that no amount of cajoling and criticisms of the decision as counter-productive would make it change the decision. Uche Mefor Deputy Leader of IPOB In a statement issued yesterday […]

2019:PDP Vowed To Dislodge APC In the South West.

…Holds SW Presidential Zonal Rally in Ibadan on Thursday The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says its South West Presidential Zonal rally scheduled for Ibadan, Oyo state capital, on Thursday, December 6, will accentuate its deepened consultation with leaders of the zone in the consensus to dislodge the failed All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 […]

Breaking News:EFCC Arrests 9 Yahoo Boys, Recover Cars (Picture)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested nine suspected internet fraudsters in Abuja. A statement on Wednesday by the acting spokesman of EFCC, Mr. Tony Orilade, said the suspects were cooperating with the commission and would be charged after the conclusion of investigations. It noted that the suspects were arrested by the Advance […]

Breaking News:Governor Ambode’s Commissioner Resigns From APC

The Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources in Lagos State, Mr Olawale Oluwo, has announced his resignation from the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Oluwo made the announcement in a resignation letter sent to Channels Television on Wednesday. In the letter dated December 3 and addressed to the APC Chairman in the state, he explained […]

Breaking News:Fayose ‘Involved In Accident’ On Third Mainland Bridge

Ayodele Fayose, immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, was involved in an auto accident on Wednesday. According to his aide, Lere Olayinka, the accident occurred on the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos on Wednesday afternoon. His condition is currently stable and he has received medical attention. Olayinka posted the news of the accident via a […]

Police: 16 Officers Killed In Zamfara Ambush

According to the Public Relations Officer of Zamfara State Police Command, 16 officers were found dead after search-and-rescue operations. “The search-and-rescue operations embarked on by the Police Joint Intervention Force to rescue the missing Police Personnel after the 29th November, 2018, onslaught on the armed bandits in which 104 armed bandits were killed, fifty (50) […]

$8.1bn Refund: MTN Opted For Out-of-Court Settlement​

MTN Nigeria Communications Limited has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to further adjourn the hearing in the suit it filed to challenge the $8,134,312,397.63 being demanded from it by the Central Bank of Nigeria. The $1.8bn demand by the CBN followed alleged forex remittances infraction by MTN. MTN’s lead counsel Wole Olanipekun told […]

Aisha Buhari Named Two Powerful Men Behind Buhari’s Slow Progress

The First Lady, however, stated that the President has done well in the delivery of good governance. The event was also attended by the wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo. Mrs. Buhari urged Nige-  rian women to rise up and fight. When the Political Adviser to the President, Senator Babafemi Ojodu, was signalling […]

2019: Obasanjo, Atiku, Secondus Met, Renew Strategies​

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, met in Abuja on Tuesday in Abuja, THE PUNCH learnt last night. The meeting was also attended by the National Chairman of the PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, amongst a few others who were said to have been carefully selected for […]

Mikel Obi Begins Search For Young African Football Stars

Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel has launched a talent hunt series dubbed “Africa’s Next Football Superstar” to discover young talents. According to CompleteSports, the series will be held in three African nations- Nigeria, South Africa, and Algeria. Kids between the ages of 13 and 16 will be eligible for the series. Five winners will […]

I Will No Longer Complain Past Administration – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says he has resolved to stop complaining about the problems his administration inherited when it came into office. Buhari said he “asked for it” by relentlessly vying for office four times before emerging president in 2015. He made the comments while speaking with a cross-section of Nigerians in Poland on the sidelines […]

SaharaReporters Floors Saraki At Appeal Court… N4bn Judgement Overturned

The Court of Appeal in Ilorin, Kwara State, has nullified the lower court’s judgment that awarded a N4billion cost as sum of damages against SaharaReporters and its founder, Omoyele Sowore, in a suit between the two and Bukola Saraki, Nigeria’s Senate President. On Tuesday, the Appeal Court set aside the judgment of Justice A.S. Oyinloye […]

Breaking News:Stella Obasanjo’s Mother Died At 89

Theresa Abebe, mother of the former First Lady of Nigeria, Stella Obasanjo, has died. The news of her death was announced in a statement signed by her son, John Abebe, on Tuesday.  Mrs. Abebe was the wife of Dr. Christopher Abebe, the first Nigerian Chairman/Managing Director of United African Company, UAC, and Chairman, Nigerian Breweries […]

Housewife Arrested For Molested 12-Year-Old Houseboy With Hot Water, Razor Blade

Abimbola Oreoluwa, a housewife, has been apprehended by the officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Ondo State for allegedly inflicting bodily injury on her 12-year-old houseboy. Oreoluwa allegedly attacked the boy with a razor blaze and hot water for stealing her personal belongings. Pedro Awili, the NSCDC Commandant, disclosed this […]

Shocking:Court Remanded 4 For Exhuming Landlord’s Corpse

A Magistrate Court sitting in Yaba, Lagos on Monday ordered that four men be remanded in police custody for allegedly exhuming the corpse of their landlord and selling his property. The accused, Silifatu Abisile (60); Jimoh Abisile (52); Gbade Bakare (56); and Isaiah Bakare (45) were arraigned on a-five-count charge of conspiracy, kidnapping, breach of […]

Kogi Govt Accused Melaye Of Planning Mayhem​

The Kogi State Government has alleged there are “covert plans by Senator Dino Melaye to cause mayhem and bloodshed in Kogi State.” A statement issued on Monday in Lokoja by the spokesman for the governor, Kingsley Fanwo, stated that the office of the State Security Adviser had uncovered “orchestrated plan to destabilise the state. He […]