Soldiers have killed no fewer than 55 bandits in Zamfara and neighbouring states, the military confirmed in a statement on Tuesday. Troops also arrested suspected bandits, rustlers and kidnappers, while rescuing 760 persons abducted from their homes and kept in the forest. A statement by the acting Force Information Officer, Major...
The Lawyers reports that there were supplementary elections in Benue, Kano, Sokoto, Bauchi among others on Saturday. The election produced 27 governors-elect with Rivers State’s governorship election undecided. Full List Of Governors In Nigeria Below is a full list of governors elected during the exercise (and other states were elections did not...
At exactly 8:07am, President Muhammadu Buhari cast his ballot at Kofar Baru 003 polling unit, Sarkin Yara ward in Daura, his hometown in Katsina state. The president was joined by Aisha, his wife, and some of his aides. Asked if he would congratulate the winner if he ends up losing, the...
The Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU of the Ambrose Alli University, AAU, Ekpoma, Prof. Monday Igbafen has been suspended by the institution’s authorities over alleged sexual harassment. Prof. Igbafen who is an Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy was alleged to have been threatening female...
Former chief of army staff and Afenifere leader, General Alani Akinrinade has described as “an insult to our collective intelligence” former president Olusegun Obasanjo’s endorsement of Atiku Abubakar as his choice in next week’s election. Akinrinade who took out a page in the Punch newspaper on Thursday to advertise his...
The owner of Etashol Hotel and Suites, located on Budland Street in the Ojodu Berger area of Lagos State, Mrs Abimbola Olusola, and the manager, Tunji Omikunle, have been murdered. PUNCH Metro gathered that the deceased were drugged, tied up and strangled by a gang that included some workers at...
PRELIMINARY CONSIDERATIONS A simple fact that will aid understanding of Section 11 of the Interpretation Act and help in the appreciation of possible future developments in the interpretation of this section, is the fact that section 11 of our Act parallels the Crown’s power under the common law (Source: Report...
The man, from Denmark, was hosting his wedding reception at a country estate when his 20-year-old daughter, who was already intoxicated passed out in the bridal suite. During the party in April 2018, the daughter became “very intoxicated” and family members realised she would not be able to get to...
We have information that lovebirds, Adekunle Gold and Singer, Simi are set to tie to knot today. According to several reports, they did their ‘secret wedding introduction’ in Magodo, Lagos 3 weeks ago.. and they are set to become legally married today, 9th of January. According to our source, Simi and Adekunle...