22 Killed In Fresh Plateau Violence

At least 22 people have been killed in fresh sectarian clashes in north central Nigeria, the military said on Friday. Violence flared after the discovery of a corpse of a missing person in Wadata, Wase local government area of Plateau state, North Central Nigeria, local residents said. Fighting broke out between the Fulani and Tarok […]

FG has turned oil states, communities to beggars- Governor Uduaghan

FG has turned oil states, communities to beggars- Governor Uduaghan

DELTA State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, yesterday, complained about the situation in which the Federal Government had turned oil-producing states and communities to beggars for the oil and gas produced in their own territories. The governor, represented by his deputy, Prof Amos Utuama, spoke at the Ist Delta State Oil and Gas Industry Stakeholders’ Conference, […]

French Firm, Total evacuates staff from Abuja, Algeria

French Firm, Total evacuates staff from Abuja, Algeria

French oil major, Total, has moved its staff from Abuja following the kidnapping of a French national last month, Chief Executive Christophe de Margerie said on Friday. This is the first time in recent history that a company has said it has evacuated foreigners from Nigeria’s capital due to security concerns, Reuters reports. Western diplomatic […]

I’m happy with the Zambia draw – Keshi

I’m happy with the Zambia draw – Keshi

Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi said that he was satisfied with the 1-1 draw his team posted against Zambia in their group C African Nations Cup match, Friday. This is even as Nigerian football fans are agitated as they wonder why a team should surrender its lead in two consecutive games. Keshi must now beat […]

ACN/CPC merger: Parties may ask Buhari to drop 2015 bid

ACN/CPC merger: Parties may ask Buhari to drop 2015 bid

Former head of state and Congress for Progressive Change presidential candidate in the 2011 election, Maj.-Gen. Mohammadu Buhari (retd.) may drop his presidential ambition in 2015, as part of ongoing merger negotiations between his party and the Action Congress of Nigeria. Saturday PUNCH’s investigations showed that although the CPC and the ACN had not begun […]

3 Teenagers arrested for Cultism in Ogun State

3 Teenagers arrested for Cultism in Ogun State

The Ogun State Police Command said yesterday that it had arrested three teenagers in Apeti area of Agbara for cultism. The Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi in a statement sent to journalists in Abeokuta said the command’s anti Crime team led by the Divisional Police Officer Ayo Sonubi burst their operation. According to Adejobi […]

My mum will choose a husband for me – Female Rapper, Eva Alordiah

Fast rising female rap artiste, Eva Alordiah, talks with ADEMOLA OLONILUA about her hit track, ‘High’, family, sex and drug abuse among youths. About my weird hairdos I have always want to be different. I never like to blend in with the crowd. It is not just because of music, I have been like this for a […]

REVEALED: Nigeria’s top music stars, what they worth!

REVEALED: Nigeria’s top music stars, what they worth!

As far as today’s Nigerian music is concerned, its story is incomplete without these musicians. They are the movers and shakers of the industry, and their finger prints have shaped our music and made it acceptable to the world. They make bulk of their money from entertainment shows and events in the form of performance […]

We are tired of living with sex workers – Neighbours of Ibadan brothels

We are tired of living with sex workers – Neighbours of Ibadan brothels

Although they have lived side by side for many years, residents of some neighbourhoods in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital appear to be getting tired of the brothels in their areas. In fact, a recent pronouncement by the state government that it intends to rid residential areas of brothels has fuelled the silent feud. A […]

Super Hillarious interview with ex-militants

Super Hillarious interview with ex-militants

Saturday Tribune correspondent in Warri, EBENEZER ADUROKIYA, took up seven ex-militants on how they are living after coming out from the creeks.  Though barely literate and finding it difficult to speak even pidgin english, they also spoke on the workings of the inner recesses of the creeks.  New NDLF leader, Peter Perebowei How are you? […]