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Davido meets Prime Minister of São Tomé

Davido was in Sao Tome over the weekend for his concert and he was received by the Prime minister of the country, Patrice Émery Trovoad. The prime minister welcomed the music star and his entourage to his country just before his shutdown concert. Obviously, Davido isn’t your regular singer who …

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Ambode Receives Members Of APC NWC Panel (Photo)

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode welcomed the APC National Working Committee panel yesterday ahead of the party’s primaries scheduled to hold this Tuesday. Ambode revealed that he is happy to welcome the committee and, hoping that the primaries will be free and fair.In his words, “Members of APC National Working …

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Labour Suspends Nationwide Strike, Gives Update

The Nigeria Labour Congress has suspended its seven-day warning strike following promises by the Federal Government to reconvene the tripartite committee on national minimum wage on October 4, 2018. The labour movement said the suspension took effect from Sunday, and further directed its affiliate unions and state councils to maintain …

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APC Crisis: 2 Guber Candidates Emerge In Rivers State

Two candidates, Mr Tonye Cole and Senator Magnus Abe, emerged winners of the parallel governorship primaries conducted by both factions of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State. Cole came out victorious in the indirect governorship primary held in Port Harcourt on Sunday when he polled 3,329 votes while his …

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Lagos Policemen Arrested For Brutalising Businessman

Two policemen attached to a bank in the Okota area of Lagos State have been arrested for allegedly beating up a businessman, Damilola Durodola.The police sergeants, identified only as Ezekiel and Haruna, were said to be facing disciplinary actions at the command headquarters at Ikeja, Lagos. The Punch learnt that …

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APC Again Shifts Governorship Primaries For Lagos

The All Progressive Congress (APC) has again shifted its governorship primary for Lagos State. The ruling party also postponed the party’s primaries for Enugu and Adamawa States. The Lagos primary earlier scheduled to hold today, Monday, October 1, 2018, was shifted to Tuesday, October 2, 2018. “The National Working Committee (NWC) …

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Adelabu Wins Oyo APC Governorship Primary

The All Progressives Congress in Oyo State on Sunday held its governorship congress at the Lekan Salami Stadium, Ibadan, with former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Adebayo Adelabu, emerging the party’s governorship candidate after other contestants stepped down for him. After the likes of Joseph Tegbe, who …

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Ambode’s Supporters In Their Thousands Protest In Lagos

The entire stretch of Ikorodu road from Anthony to Maryland and other adjoining community roads were on lockdown yesterday as political supporters and loyalists of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode under the aegis of Ambode Mandate Support Group (AMSG) staged a political rally.The supporters converged on the premises of the State Universal …

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Seyi Makinde Wins Oyo PDP Governorship Primary

The leading aspirant, Engr Seyi Makinde has finally emerged as Peoples Democratic Party, PDP gubernatorial candidate ahead of the 2019 election in Oyo state. Voting ends at Liberty Stadium, Seyi Makinde had a total of 2,772 votes while Senator Ayo Adeseun had 21 votes. Void votes were 145. Thanks For …

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Cristiano Ronaldo Reacts To Rape Allegations

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, has responded to the rape accusations against him, published in a German magazine. Ronaldo’s lawyers are to take legal action against Der Spiegel over ‘blatantly illegal’ allegations by an American woman she was raped nine years ago by the star. Kathryn Mayorga, aged 34, was unveiled …

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Police Blocks All Roads To Venue Of PDP Primary In Kano

Heavily armed policemen have sealed Marhaba Cinema, venue for the gubernatorial primary of Kano state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). All roads that lead to the venue situated within commercial area of Nasarawa GRA have equally been blocked by the security agents.Combat ready personnel were seen in strategic …

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Obasanjo, Saraki, Dogara Absent At Independence Day Rally

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, were on Monday conspicuously absent at a parade organised to commemorate Nigeria’s 58th independence anniversary. The strictly military event, held at the Eagles Square, Abuja, was attended by President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi …

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Lecturer Flees After Injuring Female Student (Photos)

Students of the department of Science Laboratory and Technology (SLT) of the school of Evening Studies, Auchi polytechnic in Edo state, reportedly fought a lecturer for allegedly injuring a female student of the department. It was a serious matter, the lecturer got some blows… The incident happened on Saturday, 29th …

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PDP Mocks APC Over Ambode’s Revelations About Sanwo-Olu

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the All Progressives Congress (APC) as a den of fraudsters and election riggers. The party said this while reacting to Ambode’s blistering attack on Babajide Sanwo-Olu, a governorship aspirant being propelled by APC leaders in Lagos.While addressing a press conference on Sunday, Ambode …

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2019 Election; Lazy Nigerian Youth Organisation Expresses Support For Atiku.

A pan-Nigerian youth organization, Lazy Nigerian Youth has expressed support for Atiku Abubakar’s presidential bid. In a statement signed by the group’s coordinator, Soji Onyema, the organization said Atiku Abubakar’s campaign and policy documents are pro-Nigerian youth. The PDP presidential front runner, the group said, has consistently identified Nigerian youth …

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