Sat. Nov 26th, 2022

Day: September 15, 2022

An enviroment-centred organisation, FABE International Foundation, has launched a recycling project tagged ‘TidyNigeria’ across communities in Lagos State. With funding from the Coca-Cola foundation, FABE Foundation on Thursday launched a recycling hub at Victoria Garden City, Lagos State. In a statement by the organisation made available to The PUNCH late Thursday, the recycling hub at


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The Peoples Democratic Party PDP has constituted its presidential campaign Organisation, Thursday evening. The organisation will be chaired by the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel. The National Organising Secretary of the party, Capt. Umar Bature, who signed the document confirmed its authenticity to The PUNCH. The organisation will be deputised by the Bauchi State


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Personnel of the Nigeria Police Force, Federal Capital Territory Command, have arrested five suspects in connection with the Tuesday murder of Sadiq Gaya, the son of a Kano State lawmaker, Senator Kabiru Gaya, in Abuja. Impeccable sources confirmed to our correspondent that Sadiq’s murder was masterminded by a friend over the sum of N3.5 million.


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Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, has advised up-and-coming actors to study senior colleagues in the movie industry. Noting that conditions for acting may be harsh for beginners, Edochie assured that that the “hustle with pay”. The actor gave this advice in an Instagram post on Thursday night. The father-of-five advised new actors to love the just


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The Anambra State Police Command has arrested a member of a syndicate who specialises in using charms to defraud Point of Sales operators in the state. The State Police Public Relations Officer, Ikenga Tochukwu, who disclosed this in a statement in Awka on Thursday, said the suspect, one Chisom Nweke, aged 26, a native of


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Nollywood actress, Nkechi Blessing, has reignited her year-long beef with politician ex-lover, Opeyemi Falegan. During an interview with TVC ‘s ‘Your View’ aired on Thursday, Blessing talked about her immediate past relationship and how it finally ended. When asked if she still loved Falegan, the actress said she was “100 per cent” over him. According


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A middle-aged man identified simply as ‘Agent Dan’ has reportedly committed suicide in Warri, Delta State. PUNCH Metro gathered that ‘Agent Dan’ committed the suicide inside his room at 42, Obahor Street, Warri, in Warri South Local Government Area of the state. Although no suicide note was discovered, witnesses said that his action might not


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The National Association of Nigerian Students has scheduled its next protest for Ondo State on Friday. NANS has been on a week-long protest since Tuesday, as it kept major highways grounded in reaction to the prolonged strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. The PUNCH reported that on Thursday, the students blocked a


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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has approved the appointment of Major General Barry Ndiomu (retd.) as Interim Administrator of the Amnesty Programme. This is according to a statement signed late Thursday by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, titled ‘President Buhari Appoints Major Gen BT Ndiomu (retd.) as amnesty


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