Housewives bathe each other with hot water over lover

Two housewives, identified only as Muyibat and Biliki, have suffered severe burns after a fight over a man. PUNCH Metro learnt that the two women emptied a kettle of hot water on each other during the brawl which occurred at their residence in the Yaba area of Lagos State. Biliki, who was living with her […]

Men with low sperm count run higher disease risk – Research

A new report by the Swedish researchers has indicated that men who struggle to have children run a heightened risk of developing other diseases later in life. A study published by Skane University Hospital revealed on Wednesday in Stockholm that it was the result of research carried out on 192 men with sub-average sperm counts. […]

The untold story of PDP peace parley in Ondo

It was meant to be a peace parley where all aggrieved members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would agree to sheathe their swords and deliberate on the way forward. As it appeared, all initial arrangements made by the organizers of the meeting were pointers to the fact that peace, which was the expected result […]

Buhari signed unpadded budget –FG

The Federal Government yesterday clarified that the 2016 budget signed by President Muhammadu Buhari was not padded. Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma who stated this in Abuja at a town hall meeting organised by the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture for the Alumni Association of the National Institute for […]

Review anti-people policies, Sultan tells FG

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III yesterday appealed to the Federal Government to  review policies and programmes that are not in the interest of the people, noting that if policies do not work, there was nothing wrong in reviewing them. The Sultan made the call in Abuja while speaking at a town hall […]

CBN okays write off of banks’ bad loans

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) may have approved the  write off of some banks’ bad loans for which provisions have been made to help clean up their balance sheets. The lifeline comes amidst pressures on banks, whose loan books have been hit by shrinking economy, falling currency and foreign exchange shortages following the slump […]

Communal clash in Niger … Sen. Umar Commiserates with Emir of Minna

The Distinguished Senator’s day at the constituency office came to a close as he led Prof. Bem Angwe, other members of the National Human Rights Commission, representatives of Bosso communities and staff of the constituency office on a condolence visit to the palace of the Emir of Minna, his Royal Highness (Dr) Alhaji Umar Farouq […]

Niger Donates 100 bags of Rice…

The Niger State Government has made a donation of one hundred bags of rice to persons displaced by the recent military invasion of some communities in Bosso Local Government Area. The donation has been distributed to the locations in seven wards where the displaced persons are camped. Presenting the donation on-behalf of the State Government, […]

NOT IN OUR CHARACTER

It is not in the character of the Management of Faces-International E-Magazine to celebrate someone’s misfortunes or set-back in life but it is equally unethical of the management to fail to acknowledge the series of open-letters of condemnation of the administrative in adequacies and failures of the Former SSG – Shehu Danyaya to Gov. Abu […]

NNPC boss says no basis for increase in petrol prices

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Dr. Maikanti Baru, on Tuesday said there was no basis for any increase in the pump price of petrol. He said so far, the request for forex for importation of petrol had been met and the NNPC’s supply situation was “robust.” Baru spoke with State […]