Presidential primary: APC silent on zoning, Nigerians condemn N100m nomination fee

The All Progressives Congress says it will begin its sale of presidential, governorship, national and state assembly forms on Saturday. The APC, which revealed this after its 11th National Executive…

Buhari explains pardon granted ex-Govs Dariye, Nyame convicted for corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari says his anti-corruption war is on course despite the pardon granted to two former State chief executives. Former Governors of Plateau (Joshua Dariye) and Taraba (Jolly Nyame)…

COVID-19: Local vaccine production now matter of national security—Buhari

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), Wednesday in Abuja, said increasing the capacity for in-country production of vaccines and medical supplies has become a matter of not just urgency,…

SIM-NIN: Telecom consumers set to sue FG, demand policy suspension

TELECOMMUNICATION subscribers under the aegis of the National Association of Telecoms Subscribers have said they are set to drag the Federal Government to court in May in a bid to…

NBS: Over 15m Passengers Passed Through Nation’s Airports in 2021

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has stated that a total of 15,225,627 travellers passed through Nigeria’s airports in 2021. This was an increase of 101.02 per cent in domestic…

‘Osimhen not getting quality service from teammates’

Former Napoli midfielder Salvatore Bagni has jumped to the defence of Nigerian Victor Osimhen, following his below par performance in Napoli’s 1-1 draw against Roma on Monday, PUNCH Sports Extra…

EPL: Arsenal, Chelsea will beat Man United – Scholes

Former Manchester United midfielder, Paul Scholes has told the club’s supporters not to expect any result from the club’s next two games against Arsenal and Chelsea. Scholes believes Arsenal and…

Marriage? Count me out, says Iyabo Ojo

Nollywood star Iyabo Ojo has ruled out getting married again. The actress made this known in one of the episodes of the newly launched reality TV show, Real Housewives of…

Actors launch campaign against AI ‘show stealers’

Actors’ livelihoods are at risk from artificial intelligence (AI) unless the law changes, a union warns. Equity, the performing arts workers union, has launched a new campaign, “Stop AI Stealing…

Queen celebrates 96th birthday in Sandringham

The Queen will celebrate her 96th birthday on Thursday in Sandringham. Britain’s longest-lived monarch travelled by helicopter to her Norfolk estate, where she will be joined by family and friends.…