President Jonathan’s first Easter Sunday service and celebration in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial city was marred by an embarrassing power outage at the Our Savour’s Church Marina, where the President worshipped.
The decade after the Second World War saw Communism spread to the Far East, eventually dividing Korea. The Korean War lasted three years and peace was only achieved when the use of the atomic bomb […]
The Lagos court initially obliged the judge but later rescinded its decision. The Head of the Household of God Church International and former presidential candidate, Chris Okotie, was so uncomfortable with journalists reporting his involvement in a suit […]
By Jide Ajani Fresh facts emerged, at the weekend, that former President Matthew Okikiolakan Aremu Olusegun Obasanjo is intensifying his opposition to the 2015 re-election aspiration of incumbent President Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Jonathan.
“The president noted that though the late Oluwole Awolowo died at the ripe age of 70, the circumstances surrounding his demise had made his exit extremely painful, adding that “ordinarily, for Oluwole who had survived […]
Atiku Abubakar was the Vice-President during the Chief Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration between 1999 and 2007. The founding member of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party shares his experience in the party and the privatisation exercise under […]
SaharaReporters has learned that Nigeria’s First Lady, Patience Jonathan, is sick again and is shuttling between Spain and Germany in search of treatment. A source also told SaharaReporters that the First Lady was also contemplating […]
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has christened itself the largest party in Africa and, in a recent declaration, its National Chairman, Bamangar Tukur said the party was the “Lionel Messi” of Nigerian politics. Can the […]
The House of Representatives Committee on Finance has summoned the management of Access Bank Plc over the bank’s tax records. According to the Chairman of the committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin, who said the committee has already […]
The International Monetary Fund IMF has asked the Federal Government to reduce poorly-targeted fuel subsidies, adopt a rule to set the reference oil price in the budget, and fully operate the Sovereign Wealth Fund as soon […]
Tuface and Annie Idibia’s fairy-tale Dubai wedding has come and gone but obviously, some of his fans are not happy that the artiste and his wife chose a foreign land as venue for their nuptials.
Following the discovery of bombs in a building in Lagos State and reports of likely invasion of the South-West region by suspected Boko Haram members, the police have deployed crack teams of policemen to patrol […]
The human body is 60 to 70 percent water. When a person doesn’t drink enough water, it can have negative effects on the body and the way it operates. Not drinking enough water affects your health.
In a sudden volte face likely to have been influenced by political expediency, the presidency Thursday said there was no plan by the federal government to increase the pump price of petrol or remove the […]
NOBEL Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, yesterday, warned that Nigeria was on the brink of another civil war and called for concerted actions to prevent the disaster. Soyinka, who spoke at the 5th Asiwaju Bola Ahmed […]
PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan is under pressure to dump the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Bamangar Tukur, as a precondition for peace in the party which is currently riddled with internal crisis, The PUNCHhas learnt. […]
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday identified with former Lagos governor and Action Congress of Nigeria (AC N) National leader Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who turns 61 today.
The Executive Director of the Social and Economic Rights Action Centre, SERAC, has accused the Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, of victimization due to his advocacy over the state government’s demolition of slums.