VIDEO: Dino Melaye denies gun running, lambasts Yahya Bello
2 days ago News punchng 10

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, on Wednesday released a video where he denied an accusation of gun-running and hiring thugs to destabilise Kogi State. See the video, as posted on his Instagram page:

[BREAKING] Kogi INEC fixes date for Dino Melaye’s recall process
2 days ago News punchng 23

Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja The Kogi state Independent National Electoral Commission on Wednesday announced dates for the commencement of the recall process of the embattled Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye. The Resident Electoral...

BREAKING: FG confirms release of 91 girls, one boy
2 days ago News punchng 22

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has confirmed that 91 girls and a boy have so far been released by their abductors. Mohammed disclosed this to State House correspondents at the...

[PHOTOS] Buhari presides over FEC meeting
2 days ago News punchng 12

President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the Federal Executive Council Meeting on Wednesday. The following are some of the faces at the meeting, reported by Callistus Ewelike/NAN: Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed (R) with...

Herders/ Farmers Crisis: Kwara Assembly Recommends 500km Cattle Routes
3 days ago News leadership 17

The Kwara state House of Assembly, has urged the federal to as a matter of urgency commence the concrete movement and mapping of 500km cattle routes across the nation. This, the House posited would help in solving the herdsmen/ farmers crisis in...

Doma’s Death A Great Loss – Lalong
3 days ago News leadership 14

The death of the former governor of Nasarawa State, Aliyu Akwe Doma, has been described as a great loss to both Plateau and Nasarawa states. Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, made this known yesterday when he paid a condolence visit to the...

Niger South APC Endorses Governor Bello For 2019
3 days ago News leadership 18

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Niger South has endorsed Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello as the candidate of the party for 2019 governorship election in the state. The endorsement was contained in the resolution of the...

No Alternative To Ranching, Ortom Insists
3 days ago News leadership 19

Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has said that there is no alternative to the ranching law enacted by the Benue state government to regulate livestock business. He stated this in Makurdi, while briefing newsmen shortly after a meeting with the...

Police IGPs And The Politics Of Withdrawal Of Police Personnel From VIPs, Politicians
3 days ago News Saharareporters 17

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Buhari gives MDAs 2-day ultimatum to submit budget to National Assembly
3 days ago News 13

- The president has given directors and heads of MDAs an ultimatum to defend their budget - heads of these ministries, departments and agencies were given two days - Friday, March 23, to defend their budgets before the National Assembly...

Just in: JAMB announces release results of over 1.5m 2018 UTME candidates
3 days ago News 14

- Results of 1,502,978 candidates who sat for 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination has been released - The examination body said that a total of 1,652,825 candidates registered for the 2018 examination - Going further, it...

NNPC promises to work with military in oil exploration in Chad Basin - Baru
3 days ago News 17

- NNPC has vowed to resume oil exploration in the Chad Basin despite Boko Haram threat - The Corporation says it will work closely with security agencies in bids to make this possible - It was also revealed that the corporation planned...

Fetty Wap welcomes Baby No 7
3 days ago News 16

26-year-old rapper Fetty Wap has become a father for the seventh time, welcoming a son just two months after he welcomed a daughter with Alexis Skyy. The rapper and the baby’s mother Lezhae Zeona already share a daughter together,...

2 Students Injured, Shooter found Dead at Maryland School
3 days ago News 22

Earlier today, there was a shooting at Great Mills High School in Maryland which left 2 injured and the shooter, a 17-year-old male student dead. According to CNN, the shooter, Austin Wyatt Rollins shot a male and female...

Watch the Special Reading for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Book at the International Film Festival & Forum For Human Rights in Geneva
3 days ago News 40

Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie attended the just-concluded International Film Festival & Forum For Human Rights in Geneva on Saturday, 17th of March. Chimamanda was at the event for a special reading of her book, Dear...

JAMB withholds 111,981 UTME results
3 days ago News punchng 19

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Tuesday said the results of 111,981 candidates who sat for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination had been withheld for “further screening” while...

Mikel doubtful, Etebo out as Moses, Ighalo hit Poland
3 days ago News punchng 19

Festus Abu It will be a full house on the training pitch for Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr  on Wednesday as most of the players he invited for  the  friendly affair with Poland in Wroclaw on   Friday  arrived at...

Ex-inmates kill Lagos Uber driver, sell car for N350,000
3 days ago News punchng 17

Afeez Hanafi Two ex-inmates jailed for offences bordering on robbery and stealing are about to return to prison for murder, some months after they were released from the Kirikiri Medium Prison. PUNCH Metro learnt that the suspects,...

I would like to play with Neymar – Pogba
3 days ago News punchng 19

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba would love to play with PSG  superstar Neymar, Goal reports. The Brazil international hailed Pogba in an interview with La Liga’s website in 2016, during his time at Barcelona and the...

Bauchi APC Intact Under Gov Abubakar, Says Youth Leader
3 days ago News leadership 17

All Progressives Congress (APC) Youth Leader in Bogoro Local Government Area of Bauchi State has berated the purported report published in some media platforms claiming that, about 300 members of the APC have defected to the New Nigerian...