Sunday, 28 February, 2021

NDLEA Seizes 46.8 kg of Tramadol Capsules Worth N50m in Adamawa

11 hours ago Vision

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has seized 46.8  kilograms of suspected Tramadol capsules worth N50 million in Mubi, Mubi North Local Government area of Adamawa. The NDLEA Commander in the state, Mr Idris Bello, made the disclosure in an interview with Read more…

Lagos reopens Third Mainland Bridge

11 hours ago Vision

….as Sanwo-Olu confirms completion of maintenance, rehabilitation work Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Saturday confirmed the successful completion of the maintenance and rehabilitation of Third Mainland Bridge. Sanwo-Olu through his official twitter handle on Saturday said, “Dear Lagosians, Read more…

Abducted Kagara Schoolboys: I Am Relieved They Are Released, UNICEF Reps Expresses

12 hours ago Vision

UNICEF Nigeria Representative, Peter Hawkins has expressed relieve on the release of the schoolboys in Kagara, Niger State describing the development as a positive outcome.  In a release made available to news men in Bauchi on Saturday, Peter Hawkins stated Read more…

Uzodimma Tackles Okorocha, Says Ex-Gov Saw Himself As A ‘god’

12 hours ago Vision

Governor Hope Uzodimma has said he has no personal grudge to settle with a predecessor, Senator Rochas Okorocha even as he maintained that all looted properties will be recovered. Uzodimma made the disclosure while addressing Imo people at the fourth Read more…

2023: Time for Igbo Presidency – Northern group

12 hours ago Vision

As political gladiators getting ready for the next national election, a northern group, Arewa Grand Alliance has called for an Igbo-led presidency come 2023.To this group, giving the Southeast collective support to produce the Nigerian next president was in the Read more…

PROF. ABC NWOSU WARNS: ‘WE’RE APPROACHING ANOTHER CIVIL WAR’

12 hours ago Vision

Nigeria’s foremost Islamic scholar, Sheikh Abubakar Ahmad Gumi recently called on the Federal Government of President Muhammadu Buhari to grant amnesty for the bandits the same way Nigerian government granted amnesty to Niger Delta militants who, some years ago, were Read more…

Southeast bipartisan meeting of APC, PDP, APGA, others holds on March 7

12 hours ago Vision

The Second South East bipartisan meeting of members of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and other political parties in the zone holds on March 7, 2021, at the Enugu Government House, Read more…

Israel’s defense minister points finger at Iran over explosion on Israeli-owned vessel in Gulf of Oman

12 hours ago Vision

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz has accused Iran of likely being behind Friday’s blast on an Israeli-owned transport ship in the Gulf of Oman, saying it’s their “initial assessment” that the incident was an Iranian attack. Based on the Saturday Read more…

PDP flays Ganduje, says Yakasai’s arrest sad reminder of Dadiyata

12 hours ago Vision

Opposition Peoples Democratic Party, on Saturday, condemned the arrest of Salihu Tanko Yakasai, by the Department of State Services. The party in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, demanded the immediate release of the Yakasai who Read more…

CENSTLEYO Takes Transformation Agenda To Benue

13 hours ago Vision

From Ifeoma Ejiofor, Markurdi The Center for Strategic Leadership and Youth Orientation (CENSTLEYO), the emerging umbrella organization for all the youths in Nigeria on Saturday took her transformation agenda to Makurdi, Benue State. In his welcome address during the training Read more…

DSS, police attempt to arrest Sunday Igboho because he’s not a bandit –Afenifere

1 day ago Vision

Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, on Friday, condemned the attempt by operatives of the Nigeria Police Force and the men of the Department of State Services to arrest Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday Igboho. In an exclusive Read more…

I never asked Supreme Court to return Ihedioha as Imo Gov, says Nwosu

1 day ago Vision

A former governorship candidate in Imo State, Uche Nwosu, has dismissed as unfounded, reports he has approached the Supreme Court to return the sacked Imo Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, as the validly elected candidate in the 2019 governorship election. Nwosu in Read more…

Uzodimma Tackles Okorocha, Says Ex-Gov Saw Himself As A ‘god’

12 hours ago Vision

Governor Hope Uzodimma has said he has no personal grudge to settle with a predecessor, Senator Rochas Okorocha even as he maintained that all looted properties will be recovered. Uzodimma made the disclosure while addressing Imo people at the fourth Read more…

2023: Time for Igbo Presidency – Northern group

12 hours ago Vision

As political gladiators getting ready for the next national election, a northern group, Arewa Grand Alliance has called for an Igbo-led presidency come 2023.To this group, giving the Southeast collective support to produce the Nigerian next president was in the Read more…

PROF. ABC NWOSU WARNS: ‘WE’RE APPROACHING ANOTHER CIVIL WAR’

12 hours ago Vision

Nigeria’s foremost Islamic scholar, Sheikh Abubakar Ahmad Gumi recently called on the Federal Government of President Muhammadu Buhari to grant amnesty for the bandits the same way Nigerian government granted amnesty to Niger Delta militants who, some years ago, were Read more…

Southeast bipartisan meeting of APC, PDP, APGA, others holds on March 7

12 hours ago Vision

The Second South East bipartisan meeting of members of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and other political parties in the zone holds on March 7, 2021, at the Enugu Government House, Read more…

BREAKING: Ex-Eagles defender Sofoluwe is dead

3 weeks ago Vision

Former Super defender Yisa Sofoluwe died on Tuesday evening at the Intensive Care Unit of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. The PUNCH broke the news of Sofoluwe’s ill-health on Friday, after the Maroc ’88 Africa Cup of Nations star was Read more…

‘I am still alive’, says Christian Chukwu

2 months ago Vision

Former Super Eagles Coach, Christian Chukwu has debunked the news of his death, saying that he is hale and hearty. Chukwu disclosed this on Sunday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) at his Trans Ekulu residence, Read more…

Former FIFA president Blatter hospitalised

2 months ago Vision

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has been taken to hospital, a Swiss newspaper said Thursday, but media insisted the disgraced official’s life was not in danger. “My father is in hospital. He’s getting better every day. But he needs time Read more…

Ovoko Football Association dispels alleged attack on Ekweremadu

2 months ago Vision

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The Ingenuity Of Dr. Joe Ugboaja (The Uncommon Transformer)

4 days ago Vision

By Cmrd Uzo Jiagbogu As Nnewi Crown Prince, PG Nzukora Nnewi (Ifeneti), others supervise the medical activities of Nauth perm-site. Following the tenure expiration of Prof. Anthony Igwegbe as the Chief Medical Director of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital Nnewi Read more…

Tourists with valid Covid passport may soon be allowed to holiday in Thailand, PM suggests

5 days ago Vision

Thailand is looking at scrapping its mandatory two-week Covid-19 quarantine for foreigners who can show they have been vaccinated against the virus, the country’s PM said in a bid to revive the nation’s hard-hit tourism industry. Speaking after a cabinet Read more…

Buhari sets record as Nigerians grow poorer for sixth straight year

6 days ago Vision

At no point in its 60-year history has Nigeria’s economy expanded slower than its population for a longer period than between 2015 and 2020, an indictment on President Muhammadu Buhari who has led the country in that time. With data Read more…

NAF confirms its Beechcraft King Air B350 crashed

7 days ago Vision

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has confirmed that its Beechcraft King Air B350 aircraft crashed while returning to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International, Abuja from Minna, after reporting engine failure. The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, AVM Ibikunle Read more…

PROF. ABC NWOSU WARNS: ‘WE’RE APPROACHING ANOTHER CIVIL WAR’

12 hours ago Vision

Nigeria’s foremost Islamic scholar, Sheikh Abubakar Ahmad Gumi recently called on the Federal Government of President Muhammadu Buhari to grant amnesty for the bandits the same way Nigerian government granted amnesty to Niger Delta militants who, some years ago, were Read more…

Obi Uruagu alleged kidnapping: Time to address the unfortunate incident

6 days ago Vision

Ezeakukwu Emmanuel Nsoedo (PhD) The alleged kidnapping of Obi Uruagu, Obi Afam Obi was stuff made of legends, only in this case, it was not fiction but a devastating reality to the family, Uruagu quarter, and Nnewi people in general. Read more…

Time ticking for open grazing in Nigeria

6 days ago Vision

Comments emanating from different quarters in the country and the recent pronouncements by governors in Nigeria, are all pointing to the fact that the days of open grazing of cattle may have come to an end.Open grazing of cattle is Read more…

Air Peace’s 13 E195-E2s:Continental Game Changer

1 week ago Vision

On January 28, 2021, the trajectory of Nigeria’s aviation sector, and in fact that of continental Africa, experienced a stride of no mean feat as West Africa’s foremost airline, Air Peace, in its characteristic show of strength, blazed the trail Read more…