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Sesan Olufowobi and Samson Folarin Tension continued on Tuesday on the Lagos Island, Lagos State, as youths belonging to rival gangs made fresh moves to attack one another despite police presence. PUN
Samson Folarin The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, on Tuesday received a report of the committee set up to investigate allegations of unethical conducts and sexual harassment agains
Etim Ekpimah,  Uyo Suspected cult members have shot Mr. Stanley Mbanefo, a final year student of the Department of Geography, University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. The incident was said to have taken p
An Ado Ekiti Chief Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday ordered the remand of a 55-year-old man, Adeyanju Basiri, in custody for allegedly defiling his daughter. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the
Ifeanyi Onuba and Adelani Adepegba The Federal Government has reconstituted the Investment and Securities Tribunal as a practical step towards restoring investors’ confidence in the capital market a
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan Odu’a Investment Company Limited on Tuesday inaugurated a N500m real estate project, which was completed in nine months. The project, which is called Ace Estate, comprises of
Everest Amaefule, Abuja The nation’s oil production will be boosted by 200,000 barrels per day by the fourth quarter of 2018, the Deputy Managing Director of Total, a principal partner of the Egina
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an told PBS NewsHour anchor Judy Woodruff that President Donald Trump called to apologize following a brutal attack on American protesters outside the Turkish ambas
Moscow wants to put an end to mutual hostility with Washington, although it was not the one to start the confrontation, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said, expressing hope
Lionel Messi added four more goals to his soaring early season tally as a much-changed Barcelona maintained their 100 percent start to La Liga by routing Eibar 6-1 on Tuesday. Paulinho and Denis Suare
After revelations that President Donald Trump is using funds from his campaign and the Republican National Committee to pay for his legal defense, news broke that the RNC also paid almost $200,000 to
Leicester’s Shinji Okazaki sent Liverpool crashing out of the League Cup, while Tottenham edged past Barnsley to reach the fourth round on Tuesday. Okazaki came off the bench to fire Leicester a
In her custody battle against InfoWars’ Alex Jones, the host’s ex-wife Kelly Jones has launched an “info war” of her own. According to the New York Daily News, the former Mrs
The Republican Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee voiced frustration to CNN that Paul Manafort’s attorney’s have been refusing to return calls. CNN congressional correspondent Manu
US President Donald Trump and his wife have hosted a reception in connection with the 72nd Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations in New York
Ifeanyi Onuba, Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi and Success Nwogu The Federal Government on Tuesday said it had approved the concession of Kano and Port Harcourt airports, as well as transaction advisers for the
Niyi Odebode, Olusola Fabiyi, Kamarudeen Ogundele, Eniola Akinkuotu, Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe and Gibson Achonu The Federal Government and former President Goodluck Jonathan have disagreed on the planned
Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has told a gathering of over 150 world leaders that recovery of stolen wealth from Nigeria will only be possible through their cooperation. Buhari sa
A devastating quake in Mexico killed more than 100 people Tuesday, according to officials, with a preliminary 30 deaths recorded in the capital where rescue efforts were still ongoing. Volunteers and
A devastating quake in Mexico killed more than 100 people Tuesday, according to officials, with a preliminary 30 deaths recorded in the capital where rescue efforts were still ongoing. Volunteers and
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Chairman of Capital Oil, Mr. Ifeanyi Ubah, has said only the court will determine the authentic candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the November 18 governorship elec
Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt The RIVERS State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has urged the Surveyor-General of the Federation to resolve the lingering boundary dispute between Rivers and Bayelsa stat
Tony Okafor, Awka The Anambra State Signage and Advertisement Agency on Tuesday insisted that for any of the governorship candidates in the November 18 poll to paste their campaign posters in any part
Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission opened a fresh probe into how the Paris Club loan refund was spent in Bauchi, Delta, Cross River and Nasarawa states. The Federal G
Enyioha Opara, Minna The juvenile remand home in Minna, Niger State has fallen into disrepair following neglect by successive administrations in the state, findings by Northern City News have shown. O
Anna Okon The Tin Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service on Tuesday uncovered another container suspected to contain yet another cache of arms imported from Turkey. The interception came ba
Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The Christian Association of Nigeria has opposed the floating of the Sukuk Islamic bond by the Federal Government, alleging it is meant to Islamise the country through the back
Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The Christian Association of Nigeria has opposed the floating of the Sukuk Islamic bond by the Federal Government, alleging it is meant to Islamise the country through the back
MOTORISTS plying the Ohafia-Arochukwu Road have called on both Abia State and the Federal Government to immediately come to their rescue by reconstructing the road. The motorists explained that the ro
Sugar is the generalised name for sweet, short-chain and soluble carbohydrates, many of which are used in food. There are various kinds of such carbohydrates, which are derived from different sources,
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan The Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has forwarded a €5m loan request to the state House of Assembly for the purchase of mini tractors for farmers in the state. After read
Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The National Health Insurance Scheme has given reasons why it continued with the accreditation of Health Management Organisations despite a resolution by the House of Represent
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja Lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani, has described the endorsement of Governor Nasir el-Rufai by the All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State for
John Alechenu, Ade Adesomoju, Olaleye Aluko and Oladimeji Ramon The House of Representatives will, on resumption on Tuesday, deliberate on the legality of the proscription of the Indigenous People of
Mudiaga Affe, Calabar The Nigerian Navy Ship Victory has arrested six Bangladesh nationals and 16 Nigerians on the Calabar waterways for alleged diversion of   22 metric tons of Automotive Gas Oil.
Olaide Oyelude, Katsina A toddler, who suffered third-degree burns, has died at the Katsina General Hospital after doctors tried unsuccessfully to save his life. It was learnt that the two-year-old bo
America’s military-industrial complex is simply the collaboration between the US military and political infrastructure in the interest of the American merchant class. Accordingly, the business elite
A 35-year-old man, Abubakar Adamu, has been remanded in prison by the Chief Magistrate’s Court in Gombe for allegedly insulting the state Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo, and the governor’s mother. Th
There may come a time when you realise that your chequebook or debit card has been stolen or lost. It is important to act quickly as soon as you make this realisation so that you will not be held liab
Godwin Udoh, Asaba THE wife of a private security firm owner, Gladys Kelikuma, has accused the police of being behind the murder of her husband, Ernest Kelikuma. Sixty-year-old Kelikuma, a father of 1
Samson Folarin The Lagos State Police Command said on Tuesday that it had arrested the mastermind of the murder of a former winner of the Gulder Ultimate Search, Hector Jobarteh. The police said the s
Olaleye Aluko The Nigerian Air Force declared on Tuesday that it had joined the ongoing Operation Python Dance in the South-East and had deployed its fighter jet in the region. The NAF said its deploy
Friday Olokor, Jos The Association of Civil Servants of Nigeria, an affiliate of the Trade Union Congress, has shelved its planned strike following the commencement of payment of salary arrears on Tue
Simon Utebor, Yenagoa Teachers in Bayelsa State’s public primary schools have refused to shift ground on their indefinite strike which they began on Monday, September 11, 2017 when schools resumed f
Ife Ogunfuwa You may need to take a screenshot of important information on social media to support your claims as a blogger. Perhaps, you need to send a screenshot of an image on the screen of your pe
Sesan Olufowobi Members of the Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday paid tribute to late Ademola Alimi, lawmaker, who represented the Eti-Osa Constituency I. The Majority Leader, Sanai Agunbiade,
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Nigerian Bar Association and the Attorney General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), on Tuesday paid tributes to the immediate-past Chief Judge of the Federal High
Anthony Akinola Agitation for a return to regions seems to have a somewhat tribal assumption, the assumption that once a people of shared identities have constituted themselves into one region they wo
Polish goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny will replace skipper Gianluigi Buffon as champions Juventus look to make it five Serie A wins out of five against Fiorentina on Wednesday, according to AFP. Coach M
Since 2007, the United Nations has set aside September 15 of every year as the International Day of Democracy. This year’s IDD was celebrated across the world last Friday. In Nigeria, save for some
Oludayo Tade It is no longer news that the Academic Staff Union of Universities’ “conditionally suspended” its five-week-old strike embarked upon to force the Federal Government to implement the
Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government says a compendium of registered artisans in the state will soon be inaugurated to boost the informal sector, increase job opportunities and grow Lagos’ Gro
Ozioma Ubabukoh Cisco has appointed Cathy Smith as the managing director for its Sub-Saharan African office. Smith joined Cisco in April 2015 as the head of the company’s business operations across
The House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions has directed six commercial banks to unfreeze accounts operated by former first lady, Patience Jonathan. The committee chaired by Uzoma Nkem-
It will be a weekend of tough clashes in German Bundesliga this weekend  as leaders Borussia Dortmund look to remain top of the table. Defending champions  Bayern Munich  face a big test as they ta
Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya  Bello, has  inaugurated a seven-man committee to recover funds and assets looted from the state. The committee, which has Maj. Gen. Mobo
Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto A former Minister of Finance and one-time High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Alhaji Abubakar Alhaji, has identified high overheads in governance and other expenses assoc
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Managing Director of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, Capt. Fola Akinkuotu, has called for the input of all stakeholders to ensure safety in the aviation industry. Ak
Ozioma Ubabukoh The Chairman, Africa Initiative for Governance, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, has joined the International Advisory Board of the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford. The inv
Nike Popoola Law Union and Rock Insurance Plc has appointed Mr. Olasupo Sogelola as executive director, technical and operations. A statement by the firm said that the regulator, National Insurance Co
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