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EndSARS: Banky W condemns Lagos govt for Lekki tollgate reopening

Nollywood actor and singer, Olubankole Wellington, popularly known as Banky W, has condemned the Lagos State Government for the proposed reopening of the Lekki toll gate.Manned by the Lekki ...

Obiano’s wife was drunk with whisky when she verbally attacked me – Bianca Ojukwu

Widow of the late Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu, Bianca, has said that former First Lady of Anambra State, Ebele Obiano, was “clearly intoxicated” when the latter verbally attacked her at the inaugur...

Sit-at-home: Stop playing with Igboland’s future – Soludo tells IPOB, ESN, others

The Anambra State Governor, Charles Soludo, on Thursday, told members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Eastern Security Network, and Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, ...

2023: Northern businessmen buy N40m presidential form for Atiku

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has obtained the N40m Presidential form of the Peoples Democratic Party.Atiku announced this on his official Facebook page on Thursday, adding that the f...

Grid collapse: We’ve resolved nationwide blackout, says FG

The Federal Government, on Wednesday, claimed that it has solved the power outage being experienced across the country.However, the apex government blamed pipeline vandalisation, grid collap...

Davido to donate N20m to business owners

Popular award-winning singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has revealed his plans to donate N20m to 20 business owners.The Afro-pop singer announced this on his Twitter page on ...

Blackout worsens as national grid suffers second collapse within 48 hours

Some parts of the country were on Tuesday thrown into darkness following another system collapse of the National Grid.The Head, Corporate Communications, Ikeja Electric Plc, Mr Felix Ofulue,...

Six ships carrying petrol, other items waiting to berth in Lagos

The Nigerian Ports Authority on Tuesday said six ships that had arrived at the Lagos ports were waiting to berth with fuel, automobile gasoline, and bulk sugar.NPA in its ‘Daily Shipping Pos...

Wike didn’t destroy PDP in C’River, Jarigbe replies Obaseki

The Senator representing Cross River North, Agom Jarigbe, has stated that contrary to the assertion of Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, the Peoples Democratic Party in Cross River is at peace an...

I never chased after power, says Obasanjo

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Sunday, said he remains a pan Africanist and a core Nigerian.This as he also clarified that “he did not run after power, but power ran after him.”...

PDP hits back, says Buhari, APC exemplify arrogance in failure

The Peoples Democratic Party has described the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) led All Progressives Congress regime as a perfect example of arrogance in failure.The PUNCH h...

Unemployment: NASFAT to open cottage industry in December

The Nasrul Lahi-L-Fatih Society on Sunday said it would open a cottage industry that would basically deal with the value-chains of palm kernel for teeming unemployed youths in the country.Th...

I didn’t exonerate Abba Kyari, I only demand further probe – Malami

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, on Sunday, faulted reports that he had conclusively exonerated the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kya...

Farmers back FG’s ban on produce direct sale

The All Farmers Association of Nigeria on Saturday lauded the Federal Government for banning direct sales of farm produce involving indigenous farmers and foreign nationals.According to a pr...

Blackmail won’t stop ex-agitators’ empowerment -Amnesty programme boss, Dikio

The Presidential Amnesty Programme has said no amount of blackmail would stop the scheme from empowering ex-agitators in the Niger Delta region.The Interim Administrator of PAP, Col. Milland...

Nigerians should outgrow bigotry, ethno-religious biases, Fayemi urges

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State on Saturday expressed concern over Nigerian politics and political conversation, saying citizens should have outgrown bigotry, tribalism and ethno-religious bi...

2023: Nigeria’s current situation may provoke uprising, aspirant warns Buhari

A presidential aspirant on the platform of the Accord Party, Amb Solomon Winning, has admonished the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to immediately address the socio-economic cri...

Colonial masters responsible for Nigeria’s faulty foundation – Ganduje

Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has attributed the challenges of nation building in Nigeria to the faulty foundation laid by the colonial masters.The governor made the assertions ...

2023: We won’t fund, support political groups against restructuring – South-South

The South-South geo-political zone on Saturday said it would not fund any political group that was not willing to implement the restructuring of Nigeria as Nigerians begin the count down to the 202...

Oil bunkering: Security agencies’ involvement frustrates govt efforts – Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said the Nigeria’s economy will remain vulnerable and weak if illegal bunkering and artisanal refining of crude oil continues unabated, alleging that sec...