Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said some state governments in the country are using joint account to incapacitate and steal local governments’ funds. Obasanjo also accused the state governments that were opposed to local government autonomy of being responsible for...
An 18-year-old man, Samuel Akpobome, who was arrested by the police in Edo State for allegedly killing his mother for money rituals, has explained how he committed the act. Akpobome told PUNCH Metro on Wednesday that he strangled the victim, Christiana Ighoyivwi,...
The Independent National Electoral Commission says it will on Tuesday (today) publish the voter register across the 120,000 polling units across the nation. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said this while receiving the ECOWAS pre-election fact-finding team in Abuja...
The Nigeria Labour Congress has said it will no longer enter into any negotiation with the government on a minimum wage for workers. NLC, which is one of the umbrella bodies for workers, made the position of labour known on...
The people of Ovahimba and Ovazimba tribes in the Kunene and Omusati regions in Northern Namibia have an upheld culture that has defied western influence and agitation.With a population of over a 50,000, the women engage in the daily...
Apart from infidelity, perennial difficulty in having a child, dismal sexual experience, poor communication, abuse, unrealised expectations (frustration), incompatibility and strange habits, financial concern is one other important factor that causes problems in many homes. In some customary courts across...
The Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad attached to the Imo State Police Command on Thursday announced the arrest of a 20-year-old undergraduate of the Imo State University, Owerri, Simon Ekani, for alleged armed robbery. The police said Ekani was arrested alongside...
President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf, has started his mandatory National Youth Service Corps at the NYSC Orientation camp in the Kubwa area of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This is coming about 11 months after the President’s son had a...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Gombe Zonal Office, has arrested one Sunday Ogar for allegedly diverting 15 bundles of mosquito net, each containing 50 pieces. The nets were reportedly meant for distribution in 40 general hospitals in the Dukku...
The President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo says the people of South-East desire a Nigeria driven by equity, merit and fairness to all citizens. Nwodo said this on Tuesday in Enugu during the Business Conference of Ohanaeze Ndigbo...