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Fans excited as P-Square hints at world tour

Nigerian music duo, P-Square, made up of Peter and Paul Okoye, has hinted at a world tour and the announcement has excited fans.Paul Okoye, professionally known as Rudeboy, made the announce...

2023 Presidency: We won’t support political parties with northern candidates – Southern, Middle Belt leaders

The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum on Thursday met in Abuja and declared that political parties that field northern presidential candidates won’t enjoy their support in the 2023 general el...

2023: Our choices have consequences — Seyi Makinde

The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has reiterated the need for Nigerians to make the right choice at the polls as the 2023 general elections draw near.Makinde stated this in a tweet on...

Why Nigeria has leaders seeking 19th-century cattle grazing routes — Osundare

Poet laureate, Prof Niyi Osundare, has said the more college degrees Nigerians acquire; the farther they tend to be from rational, independent thinking, critical cogitation, clarity of thought, and...

We’ll present presidential candidates for South-East, says Ohanaeze

The Ohanaeze Ndi’gbo has indicated its readiness to present candidates from the South-East geopolitical zone for the presidential election in 2023.Several presidential aspirants have emerged...

FG agencies fail to remit N2.8tn independent revenue in six years

The Federal Government recorded a shortfall of N2.8tn in independent revenue from revenue generating agencies between 2015 and 2020, an analysis of data from the Budget Office has shown.Acco...

FG inaugurates EFCC governing board

The federal government, on Thursday, inaugurated the governing board of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.The anti-graft agency had been without a board for six years.The S...

How chaos, controversy, goal drought marred AFCON opening games

There were chaotic scenes, confusion, controversies, and goal drought during the Africa Cup of Nations opening games.On Wednesday as Mali beat Tunisia in a game marred by controversy when th...

FG should pay youth entrepreneurs every kobo lost to Twitter ban –Lawyer

An Abuja-based human rights lawyer, Pelumi Olajengbesi, says there is nothing to rejoice over on the lifting on suspension placed on micro-blogging site Twitter by the Federal Government.Acc...

2023: Present candidate that’ll be acceptable by all, group tells Ndigbo

A socio-political group, Balance and Equity Group, has told the South-East politicians to present a presidential candidate that would be acceptable to all the regions of the country.The grou...

Tinubu’s candidacy and pending discomforting questions

The Bola Ahmed Tinubu presidential candidacy presents a dilemma that will tell a lot about the character of Nigerians. It will also reveal whether this is a country for which democracy is suited or...

Anambra: Soludo appoints Oby Ezekwesili to chair transition committee

Anambra: Soludo appoints Oby Ezekwesili transition committee chairpersonAnambra State’s governor-elect, Prof Charles Soludo, has appointed former Minister of Information, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili,...

Onuachu becomes first Nigerian to win Belgian Golden Shoe award

The Super Eagles and Genk striker Paul Onuachu has been named the winner of the 2021 Belgian Golden Shoe award.He is the first Nigerian and the fourth African to win the honour.Three ...

Lifting Twitter suspension not surprising, Buhari’s ego has been massaged – David Hundeyin

An activist and social media commentator, David Hundeyin, on Wednesday, hit the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), for lifting the suspension on Twitter operations in the country, e...

Suspension of national convention fake news, says APC

The ruling All Progressives Congress has described as fake news a report (Not by The PUNCH) that its planned National Convention has been suspended till June.The party, on Wednesday, urged t...

Police arrest Enugu man for killing his three daughters

The Enugu State Police Command on Wednesday said it has arrested a 52-year-old Ifeanyi Amadikwa, of 74 Nkwubor Road, Emene, Enugu East local government area of the state for the murder of his three...

Gunmen intercept commercial bus in Imo, kidnap passengers

Passengers in a commercial bus heading to Lagos from Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital, were kidnapped on Tuesday when unknown gunmen intercepted the bus in Isiala Mbano, Imo State.Our corres...

UPDATED: Nigeria break record, defeat Egypt 1-0 in AFCON opener

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have defeated the Pharaohs of Egypt 1-0 in their group stage encounter at the ongoing 33rd Africa Cup of Nations on Tuesday in Garoua, Cameroon.Super Eagles, who ...

Terrorism: Invite APC leaders for questioning —PDP to security agencies

The Peoples Democratic Party has called on security agencies to invite leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress for questioning over their alleged connection with terrorists.The party...

Buhari okays establishment of Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Tuesday, endorsed the establishment of the Nigerian Diaspora Investment Trust Fund, a private sector investment window for Nigerians in the...