FORMER APC SPOKESMAN ASKS BUHARI TO ACCOUNT FOR 1BIL DOLLAR SECURITY FUND

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja A former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Timi Frank, on Sunday challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to account for the $1bn he allegedly withdrew…

WHY REPORT ON NHIS PROBE IS DELAYED, FG EXPLAINS

Olufemi Atoyebi and Oladimeji Ramon Nigerians have waited patiently to se whatt would become of the probe set up to look at the NHIS and alleged infractions by the Scheme’s…

TURKISH MAN STABS ACCOUNTANT FOR BEING DISRESPECTFUL IN OSUN

Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe and Bola Bamigbola A Turk, identified as Yalcin Oktem, is on the run after allegedly stabbing the accountant of Slavabogu Construction Company, Oluwaseun Ojo, in Osogbo, Osun State.…

WHY ADDITIONAL 461 MIL DOLLARS LOAN FOR AIRPORTS IS WRONG- PUNCH

Punch Editorial Board Addicted to borrowing and state control of commercial enterprises, the Federal Government has made a lunge for a fresh $461 million for airport projects. Coming after the…

MARAFA, SANI CARPETS YARI OVER MOVE TO RECRUIT CHARMERS TO ARREST BANDITS IN ZAMFARA

The senator representing Zamfara Central in the Senate, Kabir Marafa, and his colleague from Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, on Sunday faulted the recruitment of charmers to arrest the bandits ravaging…

TOP POLITICIAN’S SON ABDUCTED IN ABAJI

Gunmen  suspected to be kidnappers have abducted one of the sons of a renowned politician and businessman,  Yusuf Musa Sokodabo, at Naharati  in Abaji. A resident of the area, who…

LASG SILENT OVER HOW MUCH TINUBU AND OTHERS EARN AFTER LEAVING OFFICE

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Lagos State Government has refused to disclose how much it has spent on houses, vehicles and allowances of its former governors and ex-deputy governor The PUNCH had…

NASS LEADERSHIP BATTLE: ASPIRANTS, OPPOSITION GANG UP AGAINST APC

There are indications that the All Progressives Congress (APC) may face a repeat of the 2015 scenario where some of its members joined forces with members of the opposition party…

HOW FG THROUGH FIRS INTENDS TO REALISE ITS 2019 REVENUE TARGET- FOWLER

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says it plans to realize its revenue target for the year through recoveries from defaulting millionaire taxpayers, values added (VAT) and compliance enforcement activities.…

11 DEAD, 43 INJURED IN BORNO AS NIGERIA BLEEDS

File photo of a bomb blast scene. There seems to be no respite to the orgy of violence and killings rocking Nigeria. From the North East to teh North Wesr…

RMAFC TO PROBE BANKS FOR STAMP DUTY FRAUD

Everest Amaefule, Abuja The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission says it is set to probe 22 commercial banks over stamp duty collections. In a statement issued by the commission’s…

BUHARI’S LAST FOUR YEARS WAS DISAPPOINTING- BLOOMBERG

Bloomberg who in its new report stated that one of humanity’s most hopeful developments in recent decades has been the dramatic drop in extreme poverty, added that Nigeria needs growth…

THERE’S DANGER IN WOMEN WEARING SYNTHETIC PANTS, TIGHT JEANS AND LEGGINGS- EXPERTS

For.fashionable ladies who want to wear tights, tight undies, you need to read this. A Clinical microbiologist, Dr Tony Mbume, on Sunday advised females to stop wearing tight jeans, synthetic…

KOGI GOVERNOR CUTS WATER ELECTRICITY SUPPLY TO CHIEF JUDGE’S HOME, GROUP ALLEGES

•Allegations against gov based on mere mischief – govt A civil society group –the Federation of Lawyers in Active Democracy (FLAD) – has accused   Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State…

CRACKS IN EDO APC AS MEMBERS GRUMBLE OVER ENDORSEMENT OF OBASEKI FOR SECOND TERM

All is not well with Edo APC right now. There is a crack in the Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress over endorsement of Governor Godwin Obaseki for…

I RED-CARDED DIEGO COSTA FOR ABUSING MY MUM-REFEREE

Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa was given a straight red card in Saturday’s 2-0 loss to Barcelona at the Camp Nou for crude remarks he made about the match official’s…

CHIBOK, DAPCHI COMMUNITIES VISIT SYNAGOGUE, TB JOSHUA OVER LEAH SHARIBU, CHIBOK GIRLS

Representatives of Chibok in Borno and Dapchi in Yobe on Sunday sought spiritual help at The Synagogue Church of All Nations, at Ikotun-Egbe, Lagos to pray for the release of…

KIDNAPPERS ARE NOT SPIRITS, END THESE KILLLINGS CAN WARNS GOVT

Kidnappers are not spirits, end bloodletting – CAN to Govt Daily Post Nigeria / Amos Tauna / 12 hours ago The Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Kaduna State, Reverend Joseph Hayab…

USING MINORS AS HERDSMEN IS AN OFFENCE, POLICE TELLS HERDSMEN

Using Minors As Shepherds Is An Offence, Nigeria Police Tell Herdsmen Shina Olukolu, Oyo State Commissioner of Police The Nigeria Police Force says it is an offence for minors to…

OSHIOMHOLE SPEAKS ON ZONING DEPUTY SENATE PRESIDENT TO SOUTH SOUTH

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomole, has laid to rest media reports suggesting that the party has zoned the position of Deputy Senate President to the…