FG’s Lackadaisical Attitude Toward Oil-Theft

Latest figures from the Federal Government indicate a worrisome increase inĀ  crude oil theft in Nigeria. The crime is now apparently a pastime of big-time oil theft syndicates operating freely in the country with the assistance of highly placed Nigerians. Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, explained last week that Nigeria lost a whopping […]

Osun Polls: Fair Play Please

This Saturday, August 9, the people of Osun State will be going to the polls in a governorship election that has generated so much controversy over the last one year. Although 20 political parties are fielding candidates for the election, the field appears to have narrowed down to just the trio of incumbent governor, Rauf […]

Two die as military officers clash in Lagos

There was confusion on Sunday morning after two military officers, identified as Hilary and Sheu Abdullahi, died after a brutal clash. Our correspondent gathered that the incident happened at a popular night club on Pen Crescent, Apapa area of Lagos. The PUNCH learnt from a reliable source that Hilary, a corporal in the Nigerian Army, […]