Wednesday, 17 April, 2024

Category: Policy


The risks of a global war will only increase if Ukraine becomes part of NATO, Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico warned on Tuesday, promising that his country will block Kiev’s accession.  Accepting new countries into the US-led military bloc requires Read more…


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has detained businessman and socialite, Pascal Okechukwu, popularly known as Cubana Chief Priest, preparatory to his arraignment today (Wednesday) before the Federal High Court in Lagos. Cubana Chief Priest will be arraigned before Justice Read more…


Pending any last minute intervention, the warring camps within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are poised for a showdown at the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting which is less than 24 hours away. Checks reveal that the camps led by Read more…


The Philippine president said Monday his administration has no plan to give the United States access to more Philippine military bases and stressed that the American military’s presence in several camps and sites so far was sparked by China’s aggressive actions in Read more…


The Federal governor of Nigeria under the administration of President Bola Tinubu has declared April 7 as National Police Day. This was disclosed by the Vice president Shettima on Monday night, in Abuja during the maiden award and commendations event Read more…


THE governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party during the 2021 Anambra State governorship election, Mr Valentine Ozigbo, has vowed to unseat the Anambra State Governor, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, in the governorship election in the state in 2025. Ozigbo, now Read more…


Rivers State governor, Sir Siminalayi Fubara, has declared that the real people with integrity and character were solidly standing with his administration. Conversely, the governor stressed that some other persons who claimed and arrogated integrity and character to themselves, actually Read more…


Office of the Auditor General for the Federation (oAuGF) has called on the National Assembly to recover the sum of US$2.021 billion and N13.314 billion revenues accrued from sales of crude oil and gas as well as royalties from  The Read more…


By Ezeakukwu Emmanuel Nsoedo The Nnewi Sports Club leadership and members conferred prestigious honorary titles to key deserving members. The privilege is in line with the tradition of the club to always appreciate members who have distinguished themselves. The classes Read more…


Organised labour, comprising the Nigerian Labour Congress and Trade Union Congress, has demanded N615,000 as the new minimum wage for workers in the country, Sunday PUNCH has learnt. An impeccable source, who is an executive of organised labour, who did not want to Read more…


Yoruba nation activist Chief Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, and the leader of the Ilana Omo Oodua movement, Professor Banji Akintoye, on Saturday, distanced themselves from some suspected gunmen who invaded the Oyo State government secretariat, Agodi Ibadan, Read more…


Controversies over the medical fitness of the Olubadan designate, Oba Owolabi Olakulehin has been finally laid to rest with his nomination by the members of the Olubadan in council excluding the Otun Balogun, Oba Tajudeen Ajibola at Oja”ba palace on Read more…