Tuesday, 11 May, 2021

PSC Receives #EndSARS Report, Pledges To Investigate Alleged Police Misconduct

11 hours ago Vision

The Police Service Commission (PSC), on Monday, promised to investigate alleged Police misconduct contained in the report of the Action Group on Free Civic Space in Nigeria, which was presented to the commission in Abuja. This was contained in a Read more…

Attack on police: Wike imposes stricter curfew on Rivers

12 hours ago Vision

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has imposed stricter curfew in a bid to curtail increasing attacks on police formations and general insecurity in the state. In a statewide broadcast on Monday, the governor announced that the existing night-time Read more…

JUSUN Strike: SAN Says Judicial Financial Autonomy Is FG’s Responsibility Only

12 hours ago Vision

•Faults Buhari’s Executive Order 10 A Constitutional lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Sebastine Hon, has insisted that the realisation of financial independence of the Judiciary lies solely with the federal government and not on any state. Hon Read more…

BREAKING: FG restores curfew, restriction on mass gatherings

12 hours ago Vision

The Federal Government has re-introduced a nationwide 12am to 4am curfew to curtail further spread of COVID-19. The National Incident Manager, Mukhtar Mohammed, disclosed this at the briefing of the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 in Abuja. Mohammed said the Read more…

PDP Nigeria Demands Probe, Prosecution Of Amaechi, Usman Over Alleged Fraud In NPA, NDDC

12 hours ago Vision

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the immediate sack, investigation and prosecution of minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, as well as the suspended managing director of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, over the alleged looting Read more…

Abia Govt reacts to attack on another police station

12 hours ago Vision

Abia State Government has reacted to Sunday night’s attack on another police station in the state, this time, the Mike Okiro police station along Umuahia-Uzuakoli Road, close to Ubani Market, Umuahia. A statement by the state Commissioner for Information, Chief Read more…

IPOB not plotting to attack Lagos, says Nnamdi Kanu

13 hours ago Vision

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has reacted to the allegation that the group is plotting an attack in Lagos. The PUNCH earlier reported that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, on Monday, said Read more…

‘Civil war is brewing in France and you know it’: French military launches another salvo at Macron with new open letter

13 hours ago Vision

A group of active French military personnel has published a new open letter to the country’s president Emmanuel Macron, warning him of a “civil war” brewing in the country after all the “concessions” he’s made to Islamism. The letter, published in Read more…

Over 3,000 Benue residents flee homes over armed herdsmen attack on neigbouring Ebonyi community

1 day ago Vision

No fewer than 3,000 residents of Agila communities in Ado Local Government Area, LGA, of Benue state have reportedly fled their homes and seeking refuge in other communities for fear of being attacked by Ngbo people of Ohaukwu LGA of Read more…

Stray Bullet Kills Imo NSCDC Officer In Her Home

1 day ago Vision

A female security personnel attached to the Imo State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCD, Glory Chinenye Nkwoch, was on Thursday killed in her home by a stray bullet. The incident, Tribune Online gathered, happened at Read more…

Igboho vows to go after killer herders in S/West from Monday

1 day ago Vision

Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to warn killer herders in the Southwest region perpetrating criminal activities. Igboho, in the now-viral video obtained by The Nation, threatened to go after killer herders Read more…

Police arrest driver as truck loaded with ammunition falls in Anambra

1 day ago Vision

A truck loaded with ammunition on Sunday fell in Onitsha, Anambra State. Cartons of live bullets scattered on the road as the truck fell into a ditch and spilt its content. While the driver of the truck was arrested by Read more…

Ebubeagu: Don’t play politics with security, Ebonyi govt tells PDP

12 hours ago Vision

Ebonyi Government, yesterday, flayed the South East chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for faulting the speedy formation of the state chapter of Ebubeagu, a joint security outfit for the zone. The opposition party had, in a communiqué after its Read more…

IPOB not plotting to attack Lagos, says Nnamdi Kanu

13 hours ago Vision

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has reacted to the allegation that the group is plotting an attack in Lagos. The PUNCH earlier reported that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, on Monday, said Read more…

‘Civil war is brewing in France and you know it’: French military launches another salvo at Macron with new open letter

13 hours ago Vision

A group of active French military personnel has published a new open letter to the country’s president Emmanuel Macron, warning him of a “civil war” brewing in the country after all the “concessions” he’s made to Islamism. The letter, published in Read more…

Igboho vows to go after killer herders in S/West from Monday

1 day ago Vision

Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to warn killer herders in the Southwest region perpetrating criminal activities. Igboho, in the now-viral video obtained by The Nation, threatened to go after killer herders Read more…

Police release cause of Tiger Woods’s wreck: excessive speed

1 month ago Vision

The US has agreed to withdraw its remaining combat forces from Iraq, at a date to be determined in talks with Baghdad, and remain in the country solely in an advisory and support role against terrorists. “US forces are in Read more…

Russian FM says relations with West have ‘hit the bottom’

1 month ago Vision

Russia’s top diplomat said Thursday that the country’s relations with the United States and its allies have “hit the bottom” and no date has been set for sending the Russian ambassador back to Washington. Russia recalled its ambassador to the Read more…

BREAKING: Ex-Eagles defender Sofoluwe is dead

3 months 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

4 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…

BREAKING: FG restores curfew, restriction on mass gatherings

12 hours ago Vision

The Federal Government has re-introduced a nationwide 12am to 4am curfew to curtail further spread of COVID-19. The National Incident Manager, Mukhtar Mohammed, disclosed this at the briefing of the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 in Abuja. Mohammed said the Read more…

PDP Nigeria Demands Probe, Prosecution Of Amaechi, Usman Over Alleged Fraud In NPA, NDDC

12 hours ago Vision

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the immediate sack, investigation and prosecution of minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, as well as the suspended managing director of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, over the alleged looting Read more…

Trump Is Still Mark Zuckerberg’s Problem

3 days ago Vision

There’s a saying plastered on the walls of Facebook’s headquarters in Menlo Park, California: “Nothing at Facebook is somebody else’s problem.” It’s one of the social network’s bedrock principles — the idea that, instead of offloading hard challenges to others, Read more…

Anambra 2021: Ozigbo vows industrial revolution, purchases Innoson vehicle for campaign

4 days ago Vision

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in the November 2021 election in Anambra, Valentine Ozigbo, has said his administration DNA, if he is elected, will be to make the state the most significant industrial hub in Africa. “We now have Read more…

JUSUN Strike: SAN Says Judicial Financial Autonomy Is FG’s Responsibility Only

12 hours ago Vision

•Faults Buhari’s Executive Order 10 A Constitutional lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Sebastine Hon, has insisted that the realisation of financial independence of the Judiciary lies solely with the federal government and not on any state. Hon Read more…

Nigeria may collapse on all of us –Pat Utomi

4 days ago Vision

Professor Pat Utomi is an economist and leadership expert. He speaks of his efforts to restore integrity, leadership competence and values in the All Progressives Party (APC) and also the need for criminally minded politicians to be eradicated from the parties Read more…

IPOB shifts sit-at-home order to May 31

5 days ago Vision

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) proscribed by the government, has shifted the May 30 sit-at-home order to May 31. The group said the shift of date followed genuine observations about its earlier directive as many of its people observed Read more…

Reasons for increased insecurity in South East –Uwazurike, Ex- president, Aka Ikenga

1 week ago Vision

Chief Goddy Uwazuruike, former President of Aka Ikenga, an Igbo intelligentsia group says the South East security outfit Ebubeagu was established in response to the advice of Minister of Defence that people should defend themselves. He says some forces within and Read more…