• Photo of Buhari rules out Amnesty for Bandits, Insurgents

    Buhari rules out Amnesty for Bandits, Insurgents

    The President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration has ruled out the option of Amnesty for bandits and insurgents and has assured that it will continue to deal with them and other criminals who constitute a threat to innocent citizens across the country. President Muhammadu Buhari who was represented by his Chief of Staff, Ibrahim Gambari at the joint security meeting of Northern State Governors’ Forum and traditional rulers stated that the country is battling with different dimensions…

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  • Photo of “The level of Nigeria’s borrowing is not unreasonable and not high” – Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed

    “The level of Nigeria’s borrowing is not unreasonable and not high” – Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed

    The Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, has assured that the country’s level of borrowing is not high and unreasonable. Speaking at a media briefing at the statehouse on Thursday, she noted that Nigeria cannot make progress if it doesn’t borrow to fund the building of its infrastructure. She said; ”The level of borrowing is not unreasonable. It is not high. If we say we will not borrow and therefore we will not build rails and…

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  • Photo of 2023: Buhari’s successor must be Yoruba Muslim – Islamic group vows

    2023: Buhari’s successor must be Yoruba Muslim – Islamic group vows

    The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has vowed that a Yoruba Muslim will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari come 2023. The group wondering why no single Yoruba Muslim has ever ruled Nigeria since independence to date, argued that all Yoruba that have occupied the position have all been Christians. This was according to a statement by its director, Professor Ishaq Akintola, on Friday. It said Yoruba Muslims have been at the receiving end of political and religious…

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  • Photo of “You are desperate and faking suicide” – Ka3na slams fan who Tattooed her Name

    “You are desperate and faking suicide” – Ka3na slams fan who Tattooed her Name

    Reality TV star, Ka3na Jones has slammed a female fan who inked her name on her thigh. This comes after the female fan allegedly tried to take her own life following the immense criticisms she received over her new ink as she was rushed to the hospital on Wednesday. Reacting to this in a tweet via her twitter handle, Ka3na accused the young lady of being desperate and faking her suicide attempt. In her words;…

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  • Photo of Nnamdi Kanu threatens Wike over Obigbo killings

    Nnamdi Kanu threatens Wike over Obigbo killings

    Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has threatened Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike over killing of IPOB members in Obigbo. Kanu claimed that Wike will be hunted for the rest of his life over the killings of IPOB members and other innocent residents following a clash between the group and security operatives in Obigbo, in 2020. The IPOB leader made this known in a tweet he shared via his twitter handle on…

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  • Photo of Malami won’t let Bawa succeed –Sagay

    Malami won’t let Bawa succeed –Sagay

    Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has stated that Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), will not allow the new EFCC Chairman, Abdulrasheed Bawa, to succeed. He said this speaking in an interview with The PUNCH on Wednesday. According to him, the minister nominated the new Chairman of the anti-graft agency for the position and so will interfere in his duties. Sagay also alleged that Malami has been derailing the…

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  • Photo of Boko Haram gives FG a week deadline to secure release of Pastor in its captivity

    Boko Haram gives FG a week deadline to secure release of Pastor in its captivity

    Boko Haram insurgents have given a week ultimatum to the Federal Government to secure the release of Pastor Bulus Yakuru who was abducted on Christmas eve in Pemi Village, Borno State The pastor had previously appeared in two Boko Haram videos days after the abduction in December and early January 2021, where he pleaded for both the Government and the Church’s intervention. In a new video, Pastor Yakuru identified himself and pleaded with Nigeria’s President,…

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  • Photo of Kagara abduction: We are not ready to pay ransom, but we are making effort – Niger govt

    Kagara abduction: We are not ready to pay ransom, but we are making effort – Niger govt

    The Niger State Government has assured that it is making efforts to secure the freedom of students and teachers of Government Science College, Kagara currently in the hands of bandits. This was made known by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mohammed Sani Idris during the Post Exco briefing in Minna. He said this reacting to the allegations of delay in the release of the victims due to the refusal to pay ransom, he…

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  • Photo of Bandits: Who is settling Nigerian Youths not going into crime – Okey Bakassi slams FG

    Bandits: Who is settling Nigerian Youths not going into crime – Okey Bakassi slams FG

    Popular Nigerian Comedian, Okey Bakassi has lamented on the series of events happening in the country between bandits and state governors. Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, had said that bandits were peaceful people who are victims of circumstances and were forced into criminality, he called for a more lenient approach to the bandits’ activities, adding that attacking them brings out the ‘monster’ in them. Immediate past Security Chiefs who were tackled during their time of…

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  • Photo of 2023: I have no interest in Tinubu’s Presidential Ambition – Fayose

    2023: I have no interest in Tinubu’s Presidential Ambition – Fayose

    Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has expressed that he has no interest in the rumoured presidential ambition of All Progressives Congress chieftain, Bola Tinubu, in 2023. Fayose stated this on a PUNCH Live interview on Wednesday. He expressed confidence that his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, would produce Nigeria’s president in the 2023 general elections. He said “Bola Tinubu is a leader in the West. It is a statement of fact” but noted that…

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  • Photo of Don’t call Bandits Criminals if you want them to Surrender – Gumi tells Journalists

    Don’t call Bandits Criminals if you want them to Surrender – Gumi tells Journalists

    Popular Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has warned that Bandits should not be tagged criminals by Journalists. Speaking on Arise Television on Thursday, Gumi noted that if the tag is avoided it will aid in their surrender. He expressed that the media is adding to the insecurity problem by the names they use in describing these bandits. He said they should be described with nice words. “You’re emphasizing on criminality, even the press are criminals…

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  • Photo of “Don’t carry AK-47” – Bauchi Gov begs Herdsmen

    “Don’t carry AK-47” – Bauchi Gov begs Herdsmen

    Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed has appealed to Fulani herdsmen not to carry AK-47 riffles but remain peaceful. Speaking at the launch of the 2020/2021 annual livestock vaccination campaign held at the Galambi Cattle Ranch, Bauchi, on Wednesday, the Governor, who has been at the forefront of media discussions in recent days, described the Fulani people as humble, simple, and humane adding that he will do everything to support them because they mean well. He…

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