‘Buhari bai san halascin dimokradiyya ba’

Wani dattijon arewacin Najeriya Dr Junaidu Muhammadu ya shaida wa BBC cewa Shugaba Muhammadu Buhari bai san halascin dimokradiyya ba shi ya sa ‘yan kungiyar IPOB ba za su daina fafutikar neman raba kasar ba. Dr Junaidu Muhammad shi ne jami`in da ya lura da kadarorin da `yan kabilar Igbo suka gudu suka bari a […]

Atiku not on our list of wanted criminals – US

The United States Department of Justice has denied having any record that indicates that Nigeria’s former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has a pending lawsuit in the US. In an email to PUNCH correspondent on Friday, a spokesperson for the US DOJ, Peter Carr said, “Thank you for reaching out to us. I have checked the […]

Anambra govt re-assures residents of safety of lives, property

The Anambra State Government has restated its commitment toward ensuring the safety of lives and property of all residents of the state. “The safety of Ndi Anambra and all residents in Anambra, the security of their lives, properties and environment are cardinal priorities of the Willie Obiano Administration’’. This is contained in a statement released […]

Wikki Tourists relegate Shooting Stars after win over Gombe United

Wikki Tourists have finally consigned Shooting Stars to the second division after they beat Gombe United 2-0 in a re-arranged NPFL game played in Maiduguri. The original fixture in Gombe was abandoned after 23 minutes due to crowd trouble and was only completed in Maiduguri on Saturday. With this win Wikki finished 13th on the […]

ASUU may call off strike this week

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may call off its one-month old strike this week. President of the Union, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, has disclosed the industrial action has not ended yet, because ASUU was still ironing out some grey areas in the agreement with the federal government. Ogunyemi assured the strike would be called […]

Buhari has to work with Igbo elites

No matter how irritating IPOB must have been to the current administration, it scored an own goal by deploying soldiers to the south east. Even if the soldiers are taken away from the streets today, the damage has already been done. The videos of soldiers brutalizing unarmed citizens in the south east would further tarnish […]

Mourinho says Premier League hardest to win

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has said it has never been more difficult to win the Premier League title. United have made a flying start to the season, scoring 12 goals to collect 10 points from their opening four league games. Mourinho, whose team host Everton on Sunday, led Chelsea to three Premier League titles, […]

SPECIAL APPRECIATION – AJIYAN MINNA

I wish to sincerely register my appreciation to Gov. Abu Sani of Niger State, HRH The Emir of Minna Alh (Dr.) Umar Farouk Bahago CON, Hakimin Gwada, Magajin Garin Minna, PPS to Gov. Adamu Aliyu, District and Village Heads of Friends and Well wishers and others too numerous to mention for lack of space who came […]

Alexis Sanchez equals Kanu Nwankwo’s record at Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez’s first goal for Arsenal this season in their 3-1 win over FC Cologne in the Europa League, saw him join an exclusive band of players in the history of the club. It was his first goal in the competition, despite having previously featured in the competition on nine occasions for Udinese. Sanchez now […]