Explosion rocks Maiduguri, many feared killed Two deafening explosions on Sunday morning occurred in a crowded area near Maiduguri’s main market, witnesses and officials have said. The two blasts occurred in quick succession at about 8:48 a.m. The Police public relations officer, Victor Isuku, confirmed the blasts which he said was near Old NEPA office not far...... read more
BREAKING: NCC suspends data tariff hike The Nigerian Communications Commission, (NCC) has announced the immediate suspension of the new minimum pricing template for data services by mobile operators saying the decision is to allow for further consultation. Earlier, the Senate ordered to a halt the proposed increment in data tariff. It says before any such hike could...... read more
#OndoDecides: Policemen protest non-payment of allowance Some men of the Nigeria Police Force on Monday morning went hay wire in Ondo town, Ondo State, protesting non-payment of their last Saturday governorship election allowance. The policemen trooped out to Fagun street in Ondo town ‎chanting various war songs to kick against the way they were treated after the...... read more
Fire engulfs Yaba Tech Fire has engulfed `Bakassi building’ one of the female hostels of Yaba College of Technology in Lagos. Reports say that the fire had raged for three hours before the arrival of the fire service which is trying to put out the blaze. The college could not immediately put out the fire...... read more
BREAKING: Explosion rocks Maiduguri Three suicide bombers, two females and a male, on Friday struck in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, with one detonating a bomb when intercepted by security personnel.   The spokesman of the police, Victor Isuku, told THISDAY that the incident happened at 3:50am at Jiddari Polo area of the troubled town. He...... read more
Breaking! Orji Uzor Kalu set to join APC Former Governor of Abia State and defeated Abia North Senatorial candidate, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu, is set to dump PPA for APC. Information received from multiple sources within the south east confirm that the former member of PDP and founder of PPA will formerly join APC tomorrow. One of our sources...... read more
Putin expresses hope of working with Trump, Congratulates him Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday congratulated Donald Trump for his victory in US elections, hoping to work with him to improve relations, the Kremlin said in a statement. PUNCH said Putin “expressed hope for mutual work on bringing US-Russia relations out of their critical condition” and said that “building constructive...... read more
Trump elected America's 45th President Republican Donald Trump stunned the world on Tuesday by defeating heavily favored Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House, ending eight years of Democratic rule and sending the United States on a new, uncertain path. A wealthy real-estate developer and former reality TV host, Trump rode a wave of...... read more
BREAKING: Senate rejects Buhari's loan request The Senate has rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s external borrowing plan of $30bn for the execution of projects from 2016 to 2018. The nays had it when the borrowing plan was put to a vote on the floor of the chamber during the plenary on Tuesday. Details later... read more
EFCC re-arraigns Abia Ex-Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu A former Governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, is currently in the dock before a Federal High Court in Lagos answering alleged corruption charges. Kalu and others had been initially arraigned in 2007 before Justice Adamu Bello of the Federal High Court, Abuja (now retired). They were arraigned in an amended...... read more
Breaking News : Appeal court to rule on the appeal by Governor Ikpeazu The Abuja division of the Appeal Court will tomorrow, 18th August 2016 rule on the appeal filed by Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, against the ruling of Justice Okon Abang in the tax suit instituted by Uche Ogah.A five-man panel of Justices of the apex court led by Justice Morenike Ogunwumiju, had adjourned...... read more
BREAKING : INEC dumps Uche Ogah, withdraws brief at court of appeal The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has withdrawn from the appeal filed by the Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, at the Court of Appeal, Abuja division, against the ruling of the Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja in Favour of Uche Ogah.    Withdrawing its brief of...... read more
Breaking: Appeal Court disgraces Modu Sheriff's lawyer seeking to join case to help Uche Ogah.       The attempt by Uche Ogah and the Ali Modu Sherif faction of PDP that have been backing him to frustrate the hearing of Governor Ikpeazu appeal against the ruling of Justice Okon Abang hit the rocks as the court refused to recognize the faction and their representative.  ...... read more
Breaking:Attempt by Uche Ogah and the Ali Modu sherif faction of PDP to frustrate Ikpeazu's council foiled   Breaking News!   Attempt by Uche Ogah and the Ali Modu sherif faction of the PDP to frustrate the hearing of Governor Ikpeazu's appeal against the ruling of Okon Abang hit the rock as the court refused to recognize Alh Bashir Maiduga who claimed to be acting legal adviser of...... read more
Breaking News! Court dismisses Otti's application to join the Appeal filed by Gov Ikpeazu The Appeal Court, Abuja Division, has  dismissed the application filed by Dr Alex Otti of APGA to join the appeal filed by Gov lkpeazu against the ruling of Justice Abang of Federal High Court Abuja that Sampson Uche Ogah be sworn in as Abia Governor.Court said Otti lacked locus standi to...... read more
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