6:58 PM January 23, 2022

Politics

Exposing MDA’s fraudulent projects duplication

Top officials of federal ministries, departments and agencies are allegedly enriching their pockets by repeating the same items of expenditure and deliberately duplicating projects in their annual ...

I can never return to your party, Obasanjo tells PDP leaders

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo told leaders of opposition Peoples Democratic Party on Saturday that he won’t return to the party.Obasanjo, 84, made this known when a PDP delegation led b...

BREAKING: SDP suspends national chairman, secretary for alleged misconduct

The National Executive Committee of the Social Democratic Party, on Saturday, suspended the party’s National Chairman, Olu Ogunloye; and Secretary, Shehu Gabam, for alleged misconduct.This i...

Buhari inaugurates more projects in Zaria

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has inaugurated the 3,400 shops ultra modern Sabon Gari market in Zaria, Kaduna State.It was the President’s second visits to Zaria sin...

Participate in politics, APC leader tells youths

The Youth Organising Secretary for the All Progressives Congress, Lagos State chapter, Mr Idris Aregbe, has advised youths to participate in politics.Aregbe made the call at the inauguration...

Peter Odili: Court issues last warning, summons immigration to appear February 7

Justice Iyang Ekwo of a Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday issued his last warning to a senior lawyer with the Nigerian Immigration Service, Jimoh Abdulkadir Adamu, to appear in Court to defend ...

Drama as security operatives clash during Buhari’s visit to Kaduna

Security operatives clashed on Thursday during the visit of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to Kaduna State.The PUNCH had reported that Buhari is on a two-day working ...

PVCs: Tinubu tenders apology over misleading claim

A leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has apologised for a misleading claim he made concerning the Permanent Voter Cards.While addressing some of his supporters in ...

BREAKING: Reps pass electoral bill without compulsory direct primary clause

The House of Representatives has passed the electoral bill on Thursday.However, the lawmakers revised the compulsory direct primary clause.The bill was passed after the removal of cla...

Kanu: Buhari should prove he respects court’s judgment, explore political solutions – Lawyer

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), should prove he respects the judiciary by exploring political solutions to resolve the detention of the embattled leader of the proscribed Ind...

INEC counters Tinubu, says PVCs have not expired

The Independent National Electoral Commission has countered a claim by a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, that Permanent Voters’ Cards have expired.Tinubu had...

[BREAKING] Electoral Bill: Senate recommends direct, indirect or consensus for party primaries

The Senate on Wednesday re-amended the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2021, passed by the National Assembly on November 18, 2021.Special Assistant to the Senate President, Ezrel Tabiowo, di...

BREAKING: Court orders FG to pay Nnamdi Kanu N1bn, recommends political solution

A High Court in Abia State has ordered the Federal Government to pay the sum of N1 billion to the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, and issue a letter of apology to him....

Presidency: Wealthy aspirant will fail, Osinbajo best in APC, says ex-gov Aliyu

A former governor of Niger State, Muazu Babangida Aliyu, has said that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is the best candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the 2023 presidential election.T...

Terrorism charge: I’m not guilty, says Nnamdi Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday, pleaded not guilty to the fresh amended 15-count charge of treasonable felony filed against him by the Federal Governm...

IPOB’s sit-at-home grounds South-East, Kanu’s trial holds today

Hoodlums, suspected to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, on Tuesday, stormed the St Theresa Catholic Church, Calcutta Parish, Awada, near the Ukaegbu junction, Onitsha, in a bid to enf...

[BREAKING] Nnamdi Kanu: FG brings documentary evidence to court

The Federal Government may today (Wednesday) open the trial of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu on the terrorism charges after his formal arraignment.The...

[BREAKING] Nnamdi Kanu: Police disperse Sowore, others with ‘tear gas’, bullets at Abuja court

Operatives of the Nigerian Police Force have dispersed a former presidential aspirant and activist Omoyele Sowore and other individuals who were present at the Federal High Court to monitor the arr...

BREAKING: Court adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s trial till Wednesday

…orders DSS to allow him change cloth, do exerciseA Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday, adjourned further proceedings in the case against the detained leader of the Indigenous P...

BREAKING: Reps to rework electoral bill, pass amendment Wednesday

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill will be re-introduced into the house, reworked and passed on Wednesday.Gbajabiamil...