President Muhammadu Buhari, saturday, in London said the partial closure of the Nigerian borders since August last year, was not intended to punish the neighbouring countries, but a measure aimed at strengthening the country’s security and economy. The president, who met with a select group of Nigerians, including the World […]

PUNCH director, businessman, distinguished agronomist and respected senior citizen, Dr. Lekan Are, is dead. A family member who confirmed his death to newsmen on Saturday said Dr. Are died at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, shortly after midnight. He was 86. Are, the longest-serving director on the board of PUNCH Nigeria Limited, […]

Senator Ifeanyi Ubah on Saturday declared he has appealed against the judgement of an Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Bwari, which sacked him from the Senate. Senator Ubah in a statement by his media aide, Adichie Izuchukwu, faulted the court’s ruling that ousted him as lawmaker representing Anambra South senatorial district. […]