Senator Threatens To Leave Nigeria Over Poor Governance

Senator Ali Ndume, Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, and member of the Committee on Establishment(APC/Borno South) on Thursday threatened to leave the country if the executive refuses to put things in order. He also accused the Federal Government of mismanaging the economy and refusing to address the country’s unemployment crisis. He said: “Honestly speaking, time […]

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30 Nigerian Students Abducted From School Regain Freedom After Four Months

Thirty students abducted from the Federal Government College, Birnin Yauri in Kebbi State have regained freedom. This comes four months after bandits stormed the school and kidnapped an unspecified number of students and four teachers. The attack occurred in June. Mr Yahaya Sarki, who is the Special Adviser on Media to Governor Atiku Bagudu of […]

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Fashola Urges Nigerian States To Enact Laws On Monthly Rent Payment

The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, advised state governments to enact laws to make mandatory monthly rent payments to make housing more available to Nigerian masses. Fashola made the call at the 10th Meeting of the National Council on Lands, Housing and Urban Development in Ikeja, Lagos. The theme of […]

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Nothing Must Stop Anambra Election – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered security agencies to use all means necessary to ensure that the upcoming governorship election in Anambra State holds under a peaceful atmosphere. President Buhari gave the or­der on Thursday during the Na­tional Security Council meeting he presided over at the Presiden­tial Villa, Abuja, directing all se­curity and intelligence agencies to […]

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Terrorists Who Attempted Coup Against Me Are In Nigeria – Turkey President

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkish has said that members of the Fetullah Terrorist Organisation (FETO) that attempted to push him out of power on July 15, 2016 through a failed coup are currently in Nigeria. Erdogan stated this on Wednesday during a joint press conference with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, the nation’s capital. […]

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As Food Prices Rise, Buhari, Osinbajo’s Bill Doubled While Nigerians Struggle With Same Income

Nigerian taxpayers will have to pay twice as much to feed their president and vice president in 2022 as food prices continue to rise, even as the citizens themselves ironically remain at the same income level that has left many struggling daily to buy food. Food inflation reached its highest level in 12 years in […]

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EndSARS: No Evidence Of Killings At Lekki Tollgate – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday, claimed that there is no evidence to show that any protester was killed at the Lekki tollgate on October 20, 2020. He stated this during a press conference held in Abuja as young people took to the streets nationwide to mark the first anniversary of […]

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Join Politics To Make The Difference, Osinbajo Woos Young Nigerians

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) has urged youths to join politics to make a difference in the country. The VP stated this on Wednesday in Abuja, at a virtual forum where he interacted with Nigerian Fellows of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a statement titled, ‘Osinbajo […]

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How S*x Tape With My Boyfriend Leaked – Tiwa Savage

Pop star, Tiwa Savage, who recently revealed that she was being blackmailed over a sex tape of herself and her partner, has shared how it was leaked. She said the video was accidentally posted on Snapchat by her lover who deleted it after he realised his error but it had already been downloaded by a […]

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Don’t Link NIN To Another Person’s SIM, NCC Warns Subscribers

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has warned telecommunication consumers to ensure they do not allow their National Identification Number (NIN) to be linked to another person’s Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card no matter how close the person is to them. NCC gave the warning during its third Telecom Consumer Town Hall on Radio (TCTHR) programme […]

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1st Anniversary Of EndSARS Protests : Stay Away From Streets, Protest Indoors, Virtually — Lagos Commissioner of Police

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, on Tuesday, warned #EndSARS protesters against organising protests on the streets of Lagos in commemoration of the 1st anniversary of #EndSARS protests. The CP in a statement, also said plans are underway to arrests erring #EndSARS protesters across the state. He warned members of the public to […]

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Breaking: Three Traditional Rulers Killed As Gunmen Open Fire At A Meeting In Imo State

Tragedy struck in Imo State on Tuesday evening as yet-to-be identified gunmen opened fire on traditional rulers during a meeting, killing three of them. The traditional rulers were having a stakeholders’ meeting at the Njaba local council headquarters at Nnenasa when the hoodlums struck. Punch correspondent learnt that other traditional rulers were left with varying […]

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I Don’t Want To Faint From Watching Tiwa’s S*x Tape – Shehu Sani

Former lawmaker, Shehu Sani, has warned internet users to desist from sending him viral sex tape allegedly featuring popular Nigerian songstress, Tiwa Savage. The former senator representing Kaduna Central made this warning on his Facebook page on Tuesday,stating that he could faint from watching the clip. “Warning: Nobody should send that Tiwa’s video to me please, so […]

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‘Your Days Are Numbered’, Buhari Vows To Crush Bandits

President Muhammadu Buhari has told bandits that they should be ready for crushing defeat. The President gave the warning on Monday while reacting to the killing of over 30 people in Goronyo, Sokoto State on Sunday. Buhari, in a statement issued by his media aide, Garba Shehu, said the days of the bandits were numbered […]

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Nigerian Government Files Fresh Charges Against Nnamdi Kanu

The Federal Government has filed an amended seven-count against the detained leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. The amended charge which was filed by the Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice on Monday, borders on treasonable felony and the alleged involvement of Kanu in acts […]

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Cooking Gas: Nigerians To Resort To Firewood For Cooking As Prices Soar

Some residents of Nigeria’s South-east region have said they would resort to firewood and charcoal if prices of cooking gas continue to soar. The consumers told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in separate interviews that they could no longer cope with the increase in the prices of cooking gas. They called on the federal […]

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Despite Low Revenue, Buhari Proposes Highest Amount For Presidential Villa Since Assuming Office

Despite Nigeria’s shrinking revenue and lean savings, President Muhammadu Buhari has proposed the highest spending plan for the State House in the last six years, details of the proposed 2022 budget have shown. The budgetary proposals for the State House have gone up by over 140 per cent since Mr Buhari assumed office in 2015, […]

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Recommendations For Twitter Will Apply To All Social Media Platforms In Nigeria – Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, says the recommendations to lift the ban on Twitter in Nigeria will be applicable to all over-the-top and other social media platforms in the country. The minister said this on Monday, when he featured on ‘This Morning’, a programme by Television Continental (TVC). The federal government had, on June […]

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Legacy I Want To Leave Behind, Mr Ibu Reveals As He Turns 61

Nigerian comic actor, John Okafor fondly known as Mr Ibu turned 61 yesterday. In his ecstatic mood, the funnyman revealed the legacy he wants to leave behind. He further revealed that he hopes to die at 100 as his mother died at 90. Mr Ibu made this known in a video post on his verified […]

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SERAP Sues Buhari, Wants Court To Declare ‘Plan To Monitor WhatsApp Messages Illegal’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari. The group is asking the court to “declare illegal and unconstitutional the plan by the administration to track, intercept and monitor WhatsApp messages, phone calls, and text messages of Nigerians and other people, as it severely threatens and violates the right […]

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And The Entrepreneur Of The Year Award Goes To Engr. Nnamdi Ezeigbo (SLOT Systems Limited) 

Engr. Nnamdi Ezeigbo (Founder /CEO SLOT Systems Limited) was honoured on Saturday alongside other notable Nigerians as The Entrepreneur of the Year 2020, by Sun Newspaper in Nigeria.  Successful as he is, however, the name, Nnamdi Ezeigbo may not ring a bell in many ears. But mention Tecno and Infinix mobile phones, and you see several […]

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Fast Ahead Of My Arraignment, Nnamdi Kanu Tells Supporters

Ahead of his arraignment on October 21, the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has asked millions of his supporters to embark on a dry fasting. His counsel, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, who stated this on his verified Facebook page, also stated that Kanu was well. Ejiofor said Kanu asked him to tell […]

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